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Sarah E. Daugherty 

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William Daugherty
1/24/1818 - 8/26/1917

Elizabeth Marshall
1812 - 1/10/1900
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Sarah E. Daugherty
1/1848 - 1940
(Shown at age 42)
Sarah E. Daugherty was born on an unknown day in January 1848 in Summit County, Ohio and died about 1940 somewhere in Ohio. Actual date of death is unknown. She lived to be about 92 years old.

She married Webster H. Hawkins
Children: Millie M. Hawkins (1871)
Mary E. Hawkins (1872)
William H. (1876)
Ruth Tina (1878) married Charles Rose
Census2/18/1850 Tallmadge OH (Summit County) 2 yrs old 
68 ,1287 -William Daugherty (age 27), Elizabeth Daugherty (34), Jane Daugherty (15), Mary Daugherty (14), Charles Daugherty (12), Marshall Daugherty (7), Sarah Daugherty (5), William Daugherty (1), Thomas Williams (28). William was born in PA and is a shoemaker. Elizabeth was born in Ireland. All children were born in OH. Thomas was born in Wales and is a shoemaker.  
Census6/4/1880 Portage OH (Summit County) 32 yrs old 
71, 74 -H. W. Hawkins (age 39), Sarah E. Hawkins (33), Millie M. Hawkins (9), Mary E. Hawkins (8), William H. Hawkins (4), Tinie Ruth Hawkins (2). All were born in OH. H.W.'s father was born in OH, mother in VT, Sarah's father in OH and mother in Ireland  
Census6/15/1900 Portage PA (Summit County) 52 yrs old 
#175 -Webster H. Hawkins (59,Dec 1840), Sarah E. Hawkins (52,Jan 1848), Ruth T. Hawkins (22,Mar 1878 ), William H. Hawkins (24,Jan 1876), daughter in law:Mary Hawkins (25,Jan 1875), father in law:William Daugherty (80,Jan 1820), sister in law:Julia Wilson (44,Oct 1855). Webster and Sarah have been married 32 years. They have had 4 children, all are living. All were born in OH except William in PA, Webster's father in OH, mother in VT. Sarah's father in OH, mother in Ireland. William and Julia are widowers. William's parents were born in PA  

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5 1853 The process of creating steel is invented by Besermer in Britain and Kelly in the U.S.
8 1856 The first Neanderthal fossils are found near Germany
11 1859 Charles Darwin publishes "Origin of Species" and begins the evolution theory.
17 1865 Mendel publishes his papers on genetics and introduces the concept to the public.
21 1869 Cro-magnon Man fossils are found in France
29 1877 Edison invents the phonograph permitting music and voices to be recorded and replayed.
31 1879 Edison invents the electric light bulb.
41 1889 The first calculating machine is invented and uses punch cards
47 1895 Wireless telegraph and the "antenna" are invented but it covers a very short distance.
49 1897 First ship to shore message is sent using an improved form of wireless telegraph
52 1900 The cause of yellow fever is discovered. It is proven that the fever is spread by mosquitoes. This rallies an effort to provide better mosquito control.
52 1900 Freud publishes his book "The Interpretation of Dreams"
53 1901 First transatlantic wireless telegraph is sent.
54 1902 The first Tyrannosaurus Rex fossil is discovered.
55 1903 Wright Brothers complete the first successful flight with an airplane at Kitty Hawk
56 1904 The first vacuum tube diode is invented by Fleming
58 1906 The triode vacuum tube is invented
58 1906 Electrons are discovered by Thomson
58 1906 Kellogg sells the first box of Corn Flakes
64 1912 The unsinkable Titanic sinks on its first trip to New York drowning 1,513 people.
65 1913 Ford builds the first assembly line into his automobile production plant
66 1914 The first traffic lights (which is only red or green) are put up in America; Construction of the Panama Canal is completed
75 1923 Freud publishes "The Ego and the Id"
75 1923 Diphtheria vaccine is developed; Insulin is produced to treat diabetes
76 1924 Insecticides are used for the first time on crops
78 1926 Goddard launched the first liquid-fueled rocket
79 1927 The first television transmission was announced in England
80 1928 Big bang theory was introduced
88 1936 The first regular television broadcast happens in England
90 1938 Hahn, Strassmann, Meitner and Frisch discover nuclear fission
13 1861 NEWS HEADLINES: American Civil war begins at Ft. Sumter, located in Charleston Harbor, VA.
14 1862 NEWS HEADLINES: May 20, 1862 the US government passes the Homestead Act to provide cheap land for settlement of lower Southeast and West.
34 1882 NEWS HEADLINES: Edison creates the first large power station in New York City, making it the first place in America to have electricity.
37 1885 NEWS HEADLINES: Eastman invents the box camera. For the first time photography becomes affordable for the average citizen.
60 1908 NEWS HEADLINES: Henry Ford produces the first Model T automobile
64 1912 White residents of Forsyth County, GA, drive the black population out.
65 1913 NEWS HEADLINES: Edison invents motion pictures
69 1917 NEWS HEADLINES: In June, the United States enters World War I on the side of the allies. The Russian Revolution ends the reign of the czars and thrusts Russia into communism.
71 1919 NEWS HEADLINES: World War I ends with the signing of The Versailles Treaty.
90 1938 NEWS HEADLINES: Orson Wells' radio production of H.G. Well's War of the Worlds causes a national panic.
91 1939 NEWS HEADLINES: The first regular television broadcast happens in the United States
7 1855 Third Seminole Indian War begins. It ends three years later when Chief Billy Bowlegs and his band are forced to move from Florida.
12 1860 Presidential election puts Abraham Lincoln in office. The campaign has heated the issues regarding slavery in the south.
14 1862 May 20, 1862 the US government passes the Homestead Act to provide cheap land for settlement of lower Southeast and West.
15 1863 Abraham Lincoln issues the "Emancipation Proclamation" freeing slaves.
17 1865 American Civil war ends with General Lee's surrender at Appomattox, VA. Reconstruction begins in the "old South"
20 1868 An eight-hour work day is established for federal employees.
27 1875 Tennessee enacts Jim Crow law.
28 1876 The National League of Baseball is founded
61 1909 The National Association for Advancement of Colored People is formed (NAACP)
62 1910 Boy Scout and Girl Scout Organizations are introduced in America and the concept of a "week end" meaning time off from regular work begins to take root. The British Empire covers 1/5th of the world land area.
79 1927 Charles Lindbergh becomes the first man to fly solo across the Atlantic Ocean and Babe Ruth hits 60 home runs.
81 1929 Widespread prosperity of the 1920s ends abruptly with the stock market crash in October
82 1930 Drought in the Great Plains area begins, creating hardship for farm families in 19 states.
84 1932 Amelia Earhart becomes the first woman to fly solo across the Atlantic Ocean. The infant son of Charles Lindbergh is kidnapped and murdered.
85 1933 Franklin D. Roosevelt is elected president under his "New Deal" campaign. Frances Perkins becomes the first woman to hold a cabinet post when FDR appoints her secretary of labor. On December 5, the 21st Amendment is added to the Constitution, repealing Prohibition. Drinks for everyone!
86 1934 Farm families must leave the dust bowl-stricken Great Plains areas. The dust bowl includes areas in Kansas, Oklahoma, Texas, New Mexico, Nevada and Arkansas. Radio picks up the "Okie" songs. In all, 400,000 people leave the Great Plains.
86 1934 Congress passes the Indian Reorganization Act which allows remaining Indian tribes to reorganize.
87 1935 Congress passes the Social Security Act, giving elder Americans Social Security money for the first time.
91 1939 Hollywood releases The Wizard of Oz, one of the first films to be made in color.
61 1909 The "Piltdown Man" hoax -- a fake archeological discovery announced by dishonest scientists who wanted to "prove" that human beings had evolved in Europe
66 1914 World War I - Following the crisis touched off by the assassination of Archduke Ferdinand of Austria in Sarajevo, Germany declared war on Russia and additional countries joined the war within several days.
69 1917 Germany uses airplanes to drop bombs in the early stages of World War I -- the first major military use of airplanes.
71 1919 The Versailles Treaty marks the official end of World War I.
72 1920 Adolph Hitler begins to organize the Nazi party in Germany; The Ku Klux Klan launches a recruitment campaign using mass marketing techniques to gain 85,000 new recruits; the first commercial broadcast is made.
90 1938 Hitler annexes Anschluss into Germany. At the Munich Conference, Germany is given a portion of Czechoslovakia.
91 1939 Hitler takes over all of Czechoslovakia. On Sept. 1st, Germany invades Poland. On Sept. 3rd, Great Britain and France declare war on Germany. World War II has begun.
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