CS Lawton, Sarah Gilbert Alexander

Sarah Gilbert Alexander Lawton

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Born: January 26, 1826

Birthplace: Wilkes County, Georgia

Father: Adam Leopold Alexander 1803 – 1882
(Buried: Bonaventure Cemetery, Savannah, Georgia)

Mother: Sarah Hillhouse Gilbert 1805 – 1855
(Buried: Bonaventure Cemetery, Savannah, Georgia)

Husband: Brig. General Alexander Robert Lawton 1818 – 1896
(Buried: Bonaventure Cemetery, Savannah, Georgia)

Married: November 5, 1845 in Wilkes County, Georgia

Children:

Corinne Elliott Lawton 1846 – 1877​
(Buried: Bonaventure Cemetery, Savannah, Georgia)​
Louisa Frederika Lawton Mackall 1849 – 1925​
(Buried: Bonaventure Cemetery, Savannah, Georgia)​
Nora Lawton Cunningham 1855 – 1943​
(Buried: Bonaventure Cemetery, Savannah, Georgia)
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Alexander Rudolph Lawton 1858 – 1936​
(Buried: Bonaventure Cemetery, Savannah, Georgia)​

Brother: Brig. General Edward Porter Alexander 1835 – 1910​
(Buried: Magnolia Cemetery, Augusta, Georgia)​
Brother: Major William Felix Alexander 1832 – 1907​
(Buried: Magnolia Cemetery, Augusta, Georgia)​
Brother: Major James Hillhouse Alexander 1840 – 1902​
(Buried: Magnolia Cemetery, Augusta, Georgia)​
Sister: Louisa Frederica Alexander Gilmer 1824 – 1895​
(Buried: North Laurel Grove Cemetery, Savannah, Georgia)​
Sister: Alice Van Yeveren Alexander Haskell 1848 – 1902​
(Buried: Elmwood Memorial Gardens, Columbia, South Carolina)​

Died: November 1, 1897

Place of Death: New York City, New York

Age at time of Death: 71 years old
(The newspaper reports the age of 60 as her age at death however all other sources point to the age of 71)​

Burial Place: Bonaventure Cemetery, Savannah, Georgia
 
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