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Sarah "Sally" Tweedell Barron
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Birth: Sep. 23, 1802
Virginia, USA
Death: Apr. 11, 1880
Astoria
Fulton County
Illinois, USA

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Numerous versions of the surname Tweedell are found in historical documents. On Sarah's marriage record her name is given as Sally Tredwell; Because of the lack of documentation of Sarah's maiden name, her brother Mathew was researched. Both Sarah and Mathew's families left Kentucky and went to Illinois. On many documents, it is spelled Tweedell. There are exceptions of course. On the 1860 census it was Tweedwell and another place Twidwell. It seems the families in Illinois liked to use the double-e as opposed to the Georgia families using the single-e, Twedell.
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Sarah's birth date is calculated from her date date of 11 Apr 1880 and her age of 77 yrs 6 mos 18 dys.
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There has been much debate as to the birth place of Sarah. Even on the census, she cannot make up her mind. It varies from Kentucky to South Carolina with a little Virginia thrown in.
Some family tree information suggests Pittsylvania, Virginia........
1820 married in Kentucky.
1850 census
1860 census - Virginia
1870 census - North Carolina
1850-1885 Mortality schedules - South Carolina
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Family links: 
 Spouse:
  John M Barron (1800 - 1864)
 
 Children:
  Joseph Barron (1823 - 1886)*
  Benjamin Franklin Barron (1825 - 1893)*
  Sarah Martha Barron Powell (1828 - 1904)*
  Mary Barron Ludlum (1829 - 1883)*
  William Harrison Barron (1833 - 1862)*
 
*Calculated relationship
 
Inscription:
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Wife of John Barron
aged 77y 6m 18d
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Burial:
Astoria Cemetery
Astoria
Fulton County
Illinois, USA
Plot: Section D
 
Created by: E&GRay
Record added: Jun 08, 2011
Find A Grave Memorial# 71005091
Sarah Sally <i>Tweedell</i> Barron
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Sarah Sally <i>Tweedell</i> Barron
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Sarah Sally <i>Tweedell</i> Barron
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