Sarah McGary1

ID#1467, b. 22 August 1806, d. 24 August 1846
Father: not yet identified.
Mother: not yet identified.

Birth date: 22 August 1806 This date is calculated backwards from her date of death and age at death per the inscription on her gravestone (see below.)

Sarah died at age 40 on 24 August 1846.1 Sarah's body was interred in the Oak Grove United Methodist Church Cemetery, Fork Ridge Road, Moundsville, Marshall County, West Virginia; her name appears on the gravestone as "Sarah McGary." The inscription reads, "In memory of Sarah McGary ~ Aug 24, 1846 ~ Aged 40 Yrs 2 days."1,2
Family Line(s):
Aston Index
Last Edited Date=8 Jul 2015


  1. [S26] Sarah McGary gravestone, Oak Grove United Methodist Cemetery, Marshall County, West Virginia; transcribed by Jo Ellen (Kuhn) Dalton, 1983.
  2. [S90] Digital photograph of Sarah McGary gravestone in Oak Grove United Methodist Church Cemetery; photo taken by Jo Ellen Dalton, 26 May 2003.