Sarah Harding (1825 - 1873)

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Australia

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Father: Holstock Henry Harding
Mother: Sarah Shobridge Harding

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Elizabeth (Caselli) Harding

Elizabeth (Caselli) Harding

Olive Harding

Olive Harding

President Harding & bicycle boys

President Harding & bicycle boys

Warren G. Harding & Florence Harding

Warren G. Harding & Florence Harding

Presidential State Car - Warren G. Harding

Presidential State Car - Warren G. Harding

President Harding's Thanksgiving Turkey

President Harding's Thanksgiving Turkey

1897 Madame Carlier Hats

1897 Madame Carlier Hats

Harding Family

Harding Family

Birth mother__________(?) & Sarah Lynn Diane Harding

Birth mother__________(?) & Sarah Lynn Diane Harding

Hoover-- Pres. Harding -- Gen. Pershing at White House

Hoover-- Pres. Harding -- Gen. Pershing at White House

James H. Harding and Family

James H. Harding and Family

Harding Family

Harding Family

Francis M. Harding

Francis M. Harding

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Grace Divine Harding Elizabeth (Caselli) Harding Olive Harding President Harding & bicycle boys

Timeline

1825 - In the year that Sarah Harding was born, on August 18th, the Panic of 1825 began in London and spread to Europe, Latin America, and the United States. It affected Great Britain most strongly, leading to the closing of six banks in London and 60 banks in the country. Scottish adventurer - and trickster - Gregor MacGregor had invented a fictional Latin American country called Poyais and persuaded others to invest in the "country". The loss of funds on the part of banks and others began the panic.

1834 - Sarah was only 9 years old when on August 14th, the Poor Law Amendment Act was enacted in the United Kingdom. The Act stated that no able-bodied British man could receive assistance unless he entered a workhouse (a kind of poorhouse). The Act was intended to curb the cost of relief for the poor since workhouses were designed to be unpleasant. Many workhouses used the men as free labor and employed them in such tasks as breaking stones, crushing bones to produce fertilizer, or picking oakum - tarred fiber used between planks on ships -using a large metal nail known as a spike.

1840 - Sarah was only 15 years old when on May 7th, the Great Natchez Tornado hit Mississippi. Around 2p, the second deadliest tornado in U.S. history hit Natchez and the surrounding area. It has been estimated to be a F4 or F5 storm and over 317 people were killed - 109 were injured.

1861 - Sarah was 36 years old when on March 4th, Abraham Lincoln became the 16th President of the United States. Winning by a plurality of the popular vote, 39.8% - there were many candidates, Douglas was the strongest - he decisively won the electoral college with 180 votes. He was the first President to emerge from the newly created Republican Party.

1873 - In the year of Sarah Harding's passing, on March 4th, Ulysses S. Grant was inaugurated for a second time as President of the United States. Grant ran against Horace Greeley - "go West, young man" - and won 55.6% of the popular vote versus Greeley's 43.8%.

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Sarah Harding passed away in 1873 in Australia at age 48. There is no known cause of death. She was born in 1825. She was born to Holstock Henry Harding and Sarah Shobridge Harding, and we currently have no other siblings in her family tree. We know that Sarah Harding had been residing in Australia.

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