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Mrs Sarah Elizabeth Sparks Armistead
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Birth: Jan. 15, 1842
Conyers
Rockdale County
Georgia, USA
Death: Jun. 1, 1916
Atlanta
DeKalb County
Georgia, USA

Daughter of M. E. (Elisha?) Sparks and Sarah (Almand) Sparks. Married Joel Colley Armistead 23 Aug 1860 and lived in Atlanta, GA. According to family lore, when the Yankee soldiers were burning Atlanta, she begged them to save her furniture before they burned the house. They removed the furniture and then burned the house. She then lived in a railroad boxcar until the war ended. She and Joel had 9 children.

 
 
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 Spouse:
  Joel Colley Armistead (1838 - 1919)
 
 Children:
  Eugenia Florence Armistead Schroeder (1862 - 1940)*
  Charles Thomas Armistead (1866 - 1895)*
  Edward James Armistead (1866 - 1892)*
  Minnie Lee Armistead Haygood (1869 - 1935)*
  Ella Lenora Armistead Baer (1872 - 1948)*
  William Eubanks Armistead (1876 - 1942)*
  Jesse Warren Armistead (1879 - 1952)*
 
*Calculated relationship
 
Inscription:
Aged 74 years
 
Burial:
Oakland Cemetery
Atlanta
Fulton County
Georgia, USA
Plot: Block 23 2N1/2 Grave 3
 
Maintained by: John Davis
Originally Created by: #46589136
Record added: Jun 11, 2007
Find A Grave Memorial# 19838036
Mrs Sarah Elizabeth <i>Sparks</i> Armistead
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Mrs Sarah Elizabeth <i>Sparks</i> Armistead
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Mrs Sarah Elizabeth <i>Sparks</i> Armistead
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