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Sarah Catherine "Sallie" Rogers Durrett
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Birth: Feb. 28, 1849
Putnam County
Georgia, USA
Death: May 17, 1934

Sarah Catherine Rogers Durrett taught school in Macon in a one room school house. She owned and directed the first private school in Ft. Hawkins, GA.
She was in the first graduating class of Wesleyan College, and when she died, she was the oldest living graduate of Wesleyan College.
"Funeral services for Mrs. Sarah Catherine Rogers Durrett, widow of D. M. Durrett, will be held today at 6 p.m. from the Huhard-Connally Chapel, Rev. Mortiner Gloerver officiating. Interment Riverside cemetery. For further information phone 1427." Macon Telegraph May/18/1934
One family source said that Sarah Catherine Rogers' given middle name was Clementine but that she did not like it and changed it to Catherine.
 
 
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 Parents:
  James R. Rogers (1818 - 1864)
  Mary Allison Cheeves Rogers (1828 - 1914)
 
 Spouse:
  David Marshall Durrett (1831 - 1911)
 
 Children:
  Laura Edna Durrett Hazlehurst (1877 - 1952)*
  David Marshall Durrett (1880 - 1909)*
  James Rice Durrett (1886 - 1887)*
  Robert Rogers Durrett (1890 - 1963)*
 
 Siblings:
  Sarah Catherine Rogers Durrett (1849 - 1934)
  William Asher Rogers (1850 - 1903)*
  James T Rogers (1852 - 1903)*
  Martha Jackson Rogers Powers (1854 - 1918)*
  Robert Edgar Rogers (1859 - 1911)*
  Ida H. Rogers Humphries (1891 - 1947)*
 
*Calculated relationship
 
Burial:
Riverside Cemetery
Macon
Bibb County
Georgia, USA
 
Maintained by: Bill Powers
Originally Created by: T.V.F.T.H.
Record added: Aug 09, 2010
Find A Grave Memorial# 56866479
Sarah Catherine Sallie <i>Rogers</i> Durrett
Added by: Bill Powers
 
Sarah Catherine Sallie <i>Rogers</i> Durrett
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