Sarah "Sadie" Elizabeth Limbers Keane, obituary

Submitted by Susan Craig


Obituary - Sarah Limbers Keane"Sadie" Limbers was born in Philippi April 19, 1859 (her obit says 1859, but she was born in 1857) and was the daughter of David and Sarah Elizabeth Corley Limbers of Barbour County.

She moved to Grafton where she met and married William Burton Keane on April 19, 1879.

He was the son of Dorcas Leaper King and John Keane of Grafton.

William was born Aug 22, 1859 and died in Grafton July 1, 1906.

His wife Sarah Elizabeth Limbers Keane died in Grafton April 6, 1925.

The Hotel was the Glen Avon. It refers to her daughters by their married names in the obit.

Nelle Keane married A. N. Peters, Eva Keane married Dr. Charles Brown of Preston County and Malle Keane married William Peter Beveridge.

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Sarah Elizabeth Limbers and William Burton Keane family.

Register of Marriages, Taylor County WV, page 2, line 19
William B. Keane (age 19, born in Marion County, WV)
& Sarah E. Limbers (age 22, born in Barbour County, WV)
were married 19 April 1879 in Grafton, Taylor Co., W.Va.
by John W. Lake


Additional Information

Death Certificate - Sadie E. Keane

Death Certificate - William Berton Keane, son of Sadie & W. B. Keane

Find A Grave Memorial - William Berton Keane, son of Sadie & W. B. Keane


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