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 Sarah E. <I>Farmer</I> DeVaney

Sarah E. Farmer DeVaney

Guilford County, North Carolina, USA
Death 11 Apr 1908 (aged 89)
Hamilton County, Indiana, USA
Burial Atlanta, Hamilton County, Indiana, USA
Plot Section 1 row 16 GS 11
Memorial ID 16538784 · View Source
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Mrs. Thomas DeVaney
Sarah Farmer was born in Gullford county, North Carolina, Dec 1, 1818. She was one of a number of children born to Henry Farmer. Sarah , the subject to this sketch, was united in marriage to Thomas Devaney back in North Carolina and to this union, were born eight children. In 1845, Mr and Mrs Devaney came to Indiana and settled in Jackson township. Hamilton county, Indiana. Here they made for themselves a home. Here their children were born and here they lived for almost a half century. Mrs. Devaney united with the Lutheran church when she was yet a girl. She was a woman who loved her home and was devoted to her family and friends. She believed in the Gosepl of the Helping Hand and was ever ready to assist in every good work. Mrs. Devaney was in failing healthy since the first of the present year, but not confined to her bed all the time. she departed this life just as the morning sun was gilding the eastern horizon, April 11, 1908., at the age of 89 years, 4 months, and 10 days. She leaves to mourn her loss five children, one brother, and four sisters, twenty three grandchildren, twenty one great grandchildren, besides a large number of other relatives and friends. Like one of old she was not, because God saw fit to take her home with Him.

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  • Created by: Michael Lacy
  • Added: 7 Nov 2006
  • Find A Grave Memorial 16538784
  • Find A Grave, database and images ( : accessed ), memorial page for Sarah E. Farmer DeVaney (1 Dec 1818–11 Apr 1908), Find A Grave Memorial no. 16538784, citing Union Cemetery, Atlanta, Hamilton County, Indiana, USA ; Maintained by Michael Lacy (contributor 46803706) .