Sarah Jane Carson
1st cousin 1 time removed of Louise Underwood.
1st cousin 3 times removed of Laura Jane Munson.
- Family Background:
- Underwood and Allied Families
Sarah J. Carson appeared on the 1 June 1850 Federal Census of Brazoria County, Texas, in the household of Ammon and Rachel J. Underwood, her father's brother-in-law and sister.8
Sarah J. Carson appeared on the 1 June 1860 Federal Census of Columbia, Brazoria County, Texas, in the household of A. and Rachel Underwood, her father John P. Carson's brother-in-law and sister.9
Sarah Jane Copes was named in Catherine J. Borden's will dated 9 January 1872 in Columbia, Brazoria County, Texas.10
Sarah and L. Gip Duke appeared on the 1 June 1880 Federal Census of Harrisonburg, Catahoula Parish, Louisiana, enumerated 26 June 1880. Their children Lemuel G., St. Clair, Chas Boatner and L. Gip were listed as living with them, as was John B. Copes, Sarah's son by a previous marriage.4
Sallie Karstendick appeared on the 1 June 1900 Federal Census of New Orleans, Orleans Parish, Louisiana, in the household of Dr. St. Clair Duke, her son, with her other children C. Boatner Duke, Lemuel Gipson Duke, Hazel S. Duke, Mabel Carson Duke and Birdie Karstendick.1 She had eight children, seven of whom were living as of 7 June 1900.1
Child of Sarah Jane Carson and Josiah Bell Copes
- John Bell Copes+4 b. c 1868
Children of Sarah Jane Carson and Lemuel Gipson Duke
- Dr. St. Clair Duke1 b. 22 Jun 1873
- Charles Boatner Duke4 b. 4 Jul 1877
- Lemuel Gipson Duke1 b. 14 Jun 1879
- Hazel S. Duke1 b. Jul 1882
- Mabel Carson Duke1 b. Jul 1882
Child of Sarah Jane Carson and L.H. Karstendick
- Birdie Karstendick1 b. Dec 1888
- [S240] St. Clair Duke household, 1900 U.S. Census, Orleans Parish, Louisiana, population schedule, 5th Precinct, New Orleans city, enumeration district (ED) 13, sheet 8A/239, dwelling 158, family 151; National Archives micropublication T623, roll 570.
- [S1147] Daughters of the Republic of Texas Ancestors, online <http://www.drt-inc.org/ancestors/anc-c.htm>.
- [S2] Brazoria County Marriage Book 1: 325, no. 514, County Clerk's Office, Angleton, Texas.
- [S239] L. Gip Duke household, 1880 U.S. Census, Catahoula Parish, Louisiana, population schedule, Harrisonburg, enumeration district (ED) 5, sheet 42B/140B; National Archives micropublication T9, roll 451.
- [S241] Letter from Estelle Copes (Baton Rouge, Louisiana) to Catherine Munson Foster, 10 May 1977; Brazoria County Historical Museum (Angleton, Texas).
- [S915] Hunting For Bears, Louisiana Marriages, 1718-1925 (Provo, Utah: MyFamily.com, Inc., 2004).
- [S95] Undated letter from Catherine (Munson) Foster (Mrs. W. L. Foster; Angleton, TX 77515) to Peachy Borden, Undated; Brazoria County Historical Museum (Angleton, Texas).
- [S55] Ammon Underwood household, 1850 U.S. Census, Brazoria County, Texas, population schedule, page 396, dwelling 225, family 225; National Archives micropublication M432, roll 908.
- [S54] A. Underwood household, 1860 U.S. Census, Brazoria County, Texas, population schedule, Columbia, page 19/63A, dwelling 163, family 150; National Archives micropublication M653, roll 1289.
- [S97] Catherine J. Borden will (1872), Brazoria County Will Book, County Clerk's Office, Angleton, Texas.