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Sarah Elizabeth Lang McLaughlin
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Birth: Feb. 5, 1798
South Carolina, USA
Death: unknown
Alabama, USA

Wife of Benjamin McLaughlin of Gainesville, Sumter County, AL, married November 17, 1819. Daughter of Mary Windes and William Lang of Camden District now Camden, SC.

1850 Federal Census, page 288A shows Sarah living in Gainesville, Sumter County, AL, age 40, with three of her ten children. Her husband had been dead nine years. Census indicated Sarah was born in Georgia, but a conflicting letter from Sarah in the possession of a MS Hartley dated in the 1870's says she was born in Camden District, SC. Children living with her were:

Sarah age 15 attended school
Laura age 12 attended school
Austin age 17 worked as printer

Children of Sarah and Benjamin were:

Peter Drain Hind McLaughlin b. April 12, 1822
James Patton McLaughlin b. August 18, 1823
Mary Elizabeth McLaughlin b. February 14, 1825, Married HB (Blake) Baker
Thomas Drain McLaughlin b. April 23, 1826
Benjamin Percy McLaughlin b June 10, 1828
Emma Rilla McLaughlin b. July 25, 1830, Married Francis Walthall. Sr
William Austin McLaughlin b August 28, 1832
Sarah Rachel McLaughlin b. November 17, 1835, married Wesley Lee Smith
Lydia Ann McLaughlin b. April 18, 1837
Laura Emma McLaughlin b. April 30, 1839, Married William Porter

Family links: 
  Benjamin McLaughlin (1792 - 1841)
  Mary Elizabeth McLaughlin Baker (1825 - 1911)*
  Emma Rilla McLaughlin Walthall (1830 - ____)*
  William Austin McLaughlin (1832 - 1902)*
  Laura Ann McLaughlin Trippe (1839 - 1915)*
*Calculated relationship
Created by: Caretaker
Record added: Jan 26, 2013
Find A Grave Memorial# 104199038

- Caretaker
 Added: Jan. 26, 2013

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