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Salem Pioneer Cemetery ~ Sarah Penney ~ part of the Marion County Pioneer Cemeteries of Oregon
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Sarah "Sallie" Penney
MAIDEN NAME: Knott AKA 1:  AKA 2:  AKA 3: 
BORN: 10 Feb 1862 DIED: 11 Sep 1940 BURIED: 16 Sep 1940
BIRTH PLACE:  Decherd, Franklin Co., Tennessee
DEATH PLACE: Salem, Marion Co., Oregon

MARRIAGE - to William A. Penney, circa 1881
1870 TN CENSUS - Sarah Knott, age 7, b. Tennessee, is enumerated with Sarah Knott, age 32, b. Tennessee, along with James, age 14, John, age, 12, Carline, age 10, and Alen, age 2, all born in Tennessee.
1900 CO CENSUS - Sallie Penny [Penney], age 38, mother of 2, b. Feb 1862 in Tennessee, is enumerated with her husband of 19 years, William A.  age 41, occupation farmer, b. Jun 1858 in Tennessee, along with Blanche, age 18, b. Jan 1882 in Colorado, and Della A., age 17, b. Jun 1883 in Colorado.

1910 OR CENSUS – Sarah C. Penney (47y, b Tennessee, married 29y, mother of 2 children) enumerated with husband William A. (51y, b Tennessee, occupation farmer) and daughter Della M. (27y, b Colorado)

1920 OR CENSUS – Sarah Penney (56y, b Tennessee) enumerated with husband William A. (61y, b Tennessee, occupation school janitor)

1930 OR CENSUS – Sarah Penney (64y, b Tennessee, married at age 17y) enumerated with husband William A. (71y, b Tennessee, married at age 21y)

1940 OR CENSUS – Sarah C. Penney (78y, b Tennessee, widowed) enumerated with daughter Blanche E. Walcher (58y, b Colorado) and her husband Benjamin (64y, b Illinois, occupation meat cutter); family was living in same house in 1935


OSBH DC (Marion County 1940) #781 - Sarah Penney, female, widowed, housewife, b. 10 Feb 1862 in Decard [Decherd], Tenn., d. 11 Sep 1940 in Salem, Oregon (360 Myers St.) at the age of 78 y's 7 m's 1 d, name of father ----Knott (b. Tenn.) interment IOOF 16 Sep, undertaker Clough-Barrick, informant Belle N. Brown of Salem.


PENNEY--Mrs. Sarah Penney, at the residence, 860 East Meyers street, September 11, at the age of 78 years. Survived by daughters, Mrs. Blanche Walcher of Salem and Mrs. Delia Ellison of Portland; four grandchildren and two great grandchildren. Services will be held from the Clough Barrich Funeral home Saturday, September 14, at 2 p.m., with Rev. Guy L. Drill officiating. Interment in IOOF cemetery. 
Oregon Statesman 13 Sep 1940 9:4


Sarah Penney 
1862 - 1940


OSBH DC (Marion Co., 1940) #781
Saucy Survey & Photographs
1870 TN CENSUS (Franklin Co., Dist. 10, FA #8) 
1900 CO CENSUS (Fremont Co., Fruitmere, ED 34, sheet 10A)

1910 OR CENSUS (Marion co, Liberty, ED 214, sheet 7A)

1920 OR CENSUS (Marion co, Salem, ED 354, sheet 5B)

1930 OR CENSUS (Marion co, Salem, ED 71, sheet 14A)

1940 OR CENSUS (Marion co, Salem, ED 24-79, sheet 3A)

OS 13 Sep 1940 9:4

LOT: 633 SPACE: 2 SW S½ LONGITUDE: N 44 55.176' LATITUDE: W 123 02.907'

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