Sarah Jeffries

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Personal and Family Information

Sarah was born in 1852 in Tennessee, the daughter of unknown parents.

She died on 2 MAR 1922 in Benton County, Arkansas.

Her husband was William Woods Black, who she married on 15 DEC 1875 in Benton County, Arkansas. Their only known child was Sallie Bell (1869-1892).

Events

EventDateDetailsSourceMultimediaNotes
Birth1852
Place: Tennessee
Address: married at age 26, 15 Dec 1875, obit indicates 1852
Death2 MAR 1922
Place: Benton County, Arkansas
Census1 JUL 1870
Place: Benton County, Arkansas
Age: 20 to 21
Address: Osage Dwelling 342, family 337 Black, William, age 40, mw farmer $600, $700 forn Tennessee “ Margrate, age 37 fw keeping house, born Arkansas “ Mary 17 fw born Ark “ Catherine 14 fw born Ark “ Samuel 11, mw born Ark “ Thomas 5 mw, born Ark “ Sarah 1, fw born Ark dwelling 344 family 339 Jeffers, Obediant 51 fw keeping house Marion 27, Sarah 20, Rachel 17, Catherina 15, Nancy 14, Robert 10, Alexander 7, Obedient 7
Census3 JUL 1880
Place: Benton County, Arkansas
Address: Osage Twp dwelling 515, family 515 Black, William, wm 50 married , farmer born Tenn, f&m born Tenn “ Sarah wf 29, wife married housekeeper born Tenn, f&m Tenn “ Sallie wf 12 daughter single born Ark, f Tenn, m Ark “ Eva wf 8 daughter single, born Ark f Tenn, m Ark Jeffries, Robert wm 21, brother in law, single, farmer, born Ark f &m Tenn
BurialMAR 1922
Place: Benton County, Arkansas
Address: Sarah Jeffries Selvy, Bentonville Cemetery findagrave 92651521

Notes

Note 1

*Obituary Rogers Democrat Thursday, March 9, 1922 {from The Bentonville Democrat}

Mrs.F.M. Selvy, an old and well known resident of Bentonville, died about four o'clock Thursday morning following a second stroke of paralysis last week. She was nearly 69 years of age. The funeral services will be held at the M.E. church Friday at 10 a.m. Mrs. Selvy is survived by five sisters, Mrs. D.S. Foster, Mrs. Jessie Blevins, Mrs. James Walker, all of Bentonville; Mrs. Tom Ford of Rogers, Mrs. Ike Bigelow of Greenfield, Mo. and a brother, Bud Alexander, who lives in Kansas.****

Siblings:

1. Jasper Newton Jeffries b.1838 –

2. Abigail Jeffries b.1839 d.1926 m. 20 Aug 1868 Jesse Blevins b. 1845 d. 1924

3. Armilda Jeffries b.1841 d. 1913 m. 1861 Robert Dickson"Dick" McCurdy b. 1836 d. 1908

4. William Marion Jeffries b.1842 d. 1914 m. abt 1868 1. Mary Fletcher

m. 22 Nov 1881 2. Emily "Emma" Jane Hunter b. 1861

5. Mary "Polly " Ann Jeffries b.1844 d.1925 m. 12 Dec 1869 James R Walker II b. 1851 d. 1916

6. Wesley Jeffries b.1845 –

7. Wilson Jeffries b.1847 –

8. John Calvin Jeffries b.1848 d.1919 m. 2 July 1868 Margaret S. Garner b. 1841 d. 1914

9. Sarah

10. Rachel Elizabeth Jeffries b.1853 d.1935 m. 25 Sept 1881 Thomas Weir Ford b. 1833 d. 1919

11. Ellen Catherine Jeffries b.1854 d.1949 m. 14 Nov 1877 David S Foster b. 1858 d. 1949

12. Nancy Jane Jennie Jeffries b.1854 d. 1922 m. 1878 Isacc L Bigelow b. 1844 d. 1925

13. Robert "Toby" Jeffries b.1859 –

The last two born were twins: 14. Mar Alexander "Bud" Jeffries b.1861 d.1947 m. 21 June 1891 1. Dora Clark

m. 1 Sept 1908 2. Hulda Stella (Ward) Pauly b. 1861 d. 1938

15. Obedient Lue "Sis" Jeffries b.1861 d. 1921 m. 1. Joseph B Ford b.1865 d. 1904

m.2. Daniel R Richards b.1869 d. 1936*******

findagrave

92651521