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Sarah Cornelia Alden Abraham
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Birth: Aug. 18, 1841
Guernsey County
Ohio, USA
Death: Aug. 5, 1888
Henry County
Iowa, USA

Sarah was the daughter of Zephaniah Alden and Damaris Thompson. She came with her parents to Henry County, Iowa, in 1841. Zephaniah was a stone-cutter and put the first lettering on tombstones.

Sarah married Lot Abraham on 13 Sept 1865 in Henry County, Iowa and they had four children: John, Sarah, Mary, and Kate. Sarah was killed in a runaway accident 5 Aug 1888.

Lot married Mrs. Mary E Blacker, daughter of Peter Blant, on 22 Oct 1891 and they had one son; Frank.
 
 
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 Parents:
  Zephaniah Alden (1812 - 1850)
  Damaris Thompson Rhodes (1817 - 1888)
 
 Spouse:
  Lot Abraham (1838 - 1920)
 
 Children:
  John Gilbert Abraham (1866 - 1944)*
  Sarah Cornelia Abraham Waugh (1869 - 1943)*
  Mary Abraham Wright (1874 - 1955)*
  Kate Abraham Bourne (1877 - 1952)*
 
 Siblings:
  Caroline Alden (1838 - 1839)*
  Sarah Cornelia Alden Abraham (1841 - 1888)
  John Berry Alden (1847 - 1924)*
  William Francis Alden (1849 - 1860)*
  Julia Ann Rhodes Frazier (1852 - 1926)**
  Edwin Joseph Rhodes (1860 - 1935)**
 
*Calculated relationship
**Half-sibling
 
Burial:
Abraham Cemetery
Henry County
Iowa, USA
 
Created by: kweaver
Record added: Apr 07, 2010
Find A Grave Memorial# 50792622
Sarah Cornelia <i>Alden</i> Abraham
Added by: Mo & Dave Gates
 
Sarah Cornelia <i>Alden</i> Abraham
Added by: Mo & Dave Gates
 
 
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A SAD CALAMITY The Wife of Ex-Senator Lot Abraham Instantly Killed at Mt. Pleasant. Mt. Pleasant special.- A sad accident resulting in the sudden death of Mrs. Senator Abraham, startled our city yesterday morning. She was driving into the city from their ...(Read more)
- William & Mary Kelly
 Added: Sep. 9, 2014
an Alden descendant
- Melva "Jo" Wright
 Added: Jul. 16, 2013
In loving remembrance of my great-grandaunt Sarah (sister-in-law to my great-grandfather John Abraham).
- Lamana Abraham
 Added: Sep. 6, 2011
 
 
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