Sarah Blandena Farnsworth

Name: Sarah Blandena Farnsworth
Born: 1859 / Dayton, Oregon
Died: 1863 / Dayton, Oregon
Parents: James Haven Farnsworth & Mary Elizabeth Odell Farnsworth

Sarah Farnsworth was the eldest child of James and Mary Farnsworth, and the granddaughter of John and Sarah Odell, founders of the Odell Pioneer Cemetery. She was born in Dayton in 1859, the same year that Oregon became the 33rd state.  She died at the age of four in 1863.  The cause of her death is unknown.

Sarah Blandena’s grave is unmarked. If you know the whereabouts of Sarah’s headstone, please contact us.

Note: The Oregon Secretary of State’s Early Oregonians Index lists Sarah’s middle name with the spelling ‘Blandina’.

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Reference: Early Oregonians Index, 1800-1860, Oregon Secretary of State;