The second wife of my gr-gr-grandfather, David W. Kennedy. Sorry but I have no other Sponsler Info
Sarah's obituary from THE TWIN CITY NEWS;
"The angel of death has again been in our midst and has taken from us grandmother Kennedy.Her maiden name was Sarah Ann Sponsler.She was born Jan. 11, 1819, died March 24, 1899, age 80 years, 2 months, 13 days.She was united in marriage to Amos Buffington July 5, 1838, with whom she lived happy until his death which occurred Dec. 24, 1852.She joined the M. P. Church in 1853, of which she remained a consistent member until her death.She was married to David W. Kennedy, December 14, 1854, who died March 22, 1885.The funeral services were held at her home, Sunday March 26, Rev. Schumacher, of Gilmore, preached the funeral sermon.She was then taken to the Dutch Valley cemetery and interred by the side of her first husband.She died as a christian, her last words being “Sweet Heaven.