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Sarah Margaret Hanks Calhoun
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Birth: Jan. 2, 1838
Death: Oct. 10, 1875

Sarah Hanks is the daughter of James L and Rebecca 'Atherton' Hanks. She married Webster Calhoun on February 3, 1859 in Macon Co., IL. They had 2 children: Frank and Martecia "Mattie".

DIED--At the residence of her husband, about three miles northwest of Decatur, on Sunday morning, Oct. 10th, Mrs. Calhoun, sister of Mrs. B. H. Righter, of this city. Mrs. C was taken sick early last week, during the absence of her husband, who arrived home only a few hours before she died. The funeral services take place at the residence as above this afternoon.
The Daily Republican (Decatur, Illinois), Monday, October 11, 1875, pg3

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  James Lewis Hanks (1795 - 1856)
  Rebecca E Atherton Hanks (1802 - 1888)
  Webster Calhoun (1836 - 1905)
  Martecia Calhoun (1878 - 1936)*
  Isaac Hanks (1819 - 1866)*
  Nancy Hanks Muirheid (1821 - 1906)*
  Elizabeth Hanks Heckel (1822 - 1892)*
  Mary Hanks (1824 - 1843)*
  John Lewis Hanks (1824 - 1831)*
  Lucinda Jane Hanks Wood (1832 - 1919)*
  William Benjamin Hanks (1834 - 1892)*
  Andrew Jackson Hanks (1835 - 1918)*
  Sarah Margaret Hanks Calhoun (1838 - 1875)
  Rebecca Ellen Hanks Tyler (1843 - 1927)*
  Susan Malinda Hanks (1844 - 1845)*
  Martha Emeline Hanks Bridges (1848 - 1939)*
*Calculated relationship
Greenwood Cemetery
Macon County
Illinois, USA
Maintained by: sandy
Originally Created by: Donna Kemp & Teri Libell
Record added: Dec 27, 2008
Find A Grave Memorial# 32422446
Sarah Margaret <i>Hanks</i> Calhoun
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Heavenly Christmas Blessings to You this Holiday Season
- L Nystrom
 Added: Dec. 25, 2014
Rest in peace.
- Barb Chandler
 Added: Nov. 2, 2012
Parents of Sarah Margaret (Hanks) Calhoun were James L. Hanks & Rebecca E. (Atherton) Hanks. James & Rebecca are buried at Greenwood Cemetery, Decatur, Il.Sarah Margaret (Hanks) married Webster Calhoun 2/3/1859 in Macon Co., Il. as shown on the Illinois M...(Read more)
- sandy
 Added: Apr. 9, 2010
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