Sarah Ellen Hammack


Personal and Family Information

Sarah was born on 20 JUN 1844 in Benton County, Arkansas, the daughter of William Morgan Hammack and Nancy Woods.

She died on 30 NOV 1890 in McDonald County, Missouri.

Her husband was George Braithwait, who she married on 9 JAN 1868 in Benton County, Arkansas. Their five known children were Sarah N. (1868-1945), William G. (1871-1890), John Vance (1873-1935), Nannie K. (1876-1892) and Evan (1880-1890).

Pedigree Chart (3 generations)


Sarah Ellen Hammack


William Morgan Hammack


Nancy Woods


Samuel "East" Woods


Samuel Woods


Margaret Holmes


Anna Purviance


John Purviance


Mary Jane Wasson



Birth20 JUN 1844
Place: Benton County, Arkansas
Death30 NOV 1890
Place: McDonald County, Missouri
Census12 NOV 1850
Place: Benton County, Arkansas
Age: 6 to 7
Address: Osage Twp, dwelling 351: WW Dickson age 30 born NC, Mary J 43 Tenn and family Dwelling 352 family 352: Wm Hamack age 46 male farmer $600 Virg Nancy 42 f born OhioMartha A 17f Tenn Mary J 15 f Ark Seynthia 14 f Ark John W 13 m Ark Artmesa E 10 f Ark Sarah E 7 f Ark Nancy V 2 f Ark GM Arnold age 17 male Ark Samuel S Arnold age 2 m Ark dwelling 353 Thomas Hammack age 36 born Tenn, Margarett 33f NC and family
Census17 JUN 1870
Place: Benton County, Arkansas
Age: 25
Address: Osage Twp, John W Wood Ass’t Marshall dwelling 127 family 126 Breathwait, George 25 mw farmer, $500, $150 born Ark __ Sarah, 25 fw keeping house born Ark __ Sarah age 1 fw born Ark
BurialNOV 1890
Place: McDonald County, Missouri
Age: 46
Address: Southwest City Cemetery findagrave MEMORIAL ID 6456199
Will25 APR 1859
Place: Benton County, Arkansas
Address: signed will 25 april 1859, Benton County record page 197 to 200 names children
Will- Hammack, WM, page 197

Will-Hammack, WM, pages 198-199

Will-Hammack, WM page 200


Guardian App...


Note 1

William H Woods appointed Guardian of cousin Sarah E Hammack 25 Oct 1859, Samuel P Woods as security