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Sarah Blessing

Sarah was born June 15, 1799 in Derry Church, Daulphin County, Pennsylvania.

Her parents were Christian Blessing and Catherine Magdalena Barger. She was the sixth of twelve children.

Sarah Blessing married John Waltz. They had one child: Catharine (August 28, 1821 to June 21, 1906).

Sarah died in Blackhawk County, Iowa, on August 15, 1869 at the age of 70 years, 2 months. She is buried in Spring Creek Cemetery.


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