Sarah B Ayers (1831 - 1903)

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Bronx County, New York

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Lemuel DeLos Ayers set

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Lemuel DeLos Ayers, OKLAHOMA

Lemuel DeLos Ayers, OKLAHOMA

Lemuel DeLos Ayers, 3D glasses.

Lemuel DeLos Ayers, 3D glasses.

Lemuel DeLos Ayers

Lemuel DeLos Ayers

Jonathan Ayers and his wife Laura Ayers.

Jonathan Ayers and his wife Laura Ayers.

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Lemuel Ayers

Lemuel Ayers

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Thomas D Ayers

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1831 - In the year that Sarah B Ayers was born, around July 15th, the volcanic island of Graham Island briefly emerged in the Mediterranean Sea. The island was discovered by Humphrey Fleming Senhouse, a British sea captain, on August 1st and claimed by the United Kingdom. The island still exists but is now once again underwater.

1832 - She was merely 1 year old when by February 12th, a cholera epidemic in London claimed at least 3,000 lives - it eventually killed 6,536. The epidemic spread to France and North America later in the year. Cholera is spread through contaminated food and water but at the time, it was thought to be spread by a "miasma” - a bad smell - in the air.

1836 - At the age of just 5 years old, Sarah was alive when on October 22nd, Sam Houston was inaugurated as the first elected President of the Republic of Texas, which was formed in 1836 as a result of Texas' independence from Mexico. He served two years, per the Texas Constitution - subsequent Presidents could serve three years.

1887 - At the age of 56 years old, Sarah was alive when on January 28th, the largest recorded snowflakes fell in a snowstorm in Fort Keogh, Montana. They were supposed to have been 15 inches wide and 8 inches thick. A rancher in the area said that they were “larger than milk pans”. A Wild West tall tale? Not according to the Guinness World Records book.

1903 - In the year of Sarah B Ayers's passing, the book The Souls of Black Folk, written by W. E. B. Du Bois, was published. Containing several essays on the African-American experience in America, much of the book was based on Du Bois' own life. The book was one of the very early works in the science of sociology.

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Sarah B Ayers passed away on December 8, 1903 in New York at 72 years old. No cause of death has been entered for Sarah. She was born around 1831. There is no information about Sarah's immediate family.

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