Sara Avery McIlhenny

Birth
Avery Island, Iberia Parish, Louisiana, USA
Death 5 Nov 1948 (aged 88)
Avery Island, Iberia Parish, Louisiana, USA
Burial Iberia Parish, Louisiana, USA
Memorial ID 112915912 · View Source
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Spinster who with her sister Mary Avery McIlhenny Bradford was instrumental in the Chitimacha Indians' success both in becoming a Federally recognized tribe and in keeping their basket weaving alive for future generations.



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  • Maintained by: Avery Island Archives
  • Originally Created by: Zombie finder
  • Added: 26 Jun 2013
  • Find A Grave Memorial 112915912
  • Find A Grave, database and images (https://www.findagrave.com : accessed ), memorial page for Sara Avery McIlhenny (10 Sep 1860–5 Nov 1948), Find A Grave Memorial no. 112915912, citing Avery Island Cemetery, Iberia Parish, Louisiana, USA ; Maintained by Avery Island Archives (contributor 48167285) .