Sarah M. SOUTHGATE, a daughter of Reuben SOUTHGATE and Mary Jane SHIVERS, was born about 1849 near Uniontown, Carroll County, Maryland. Sarah married, in 1869, William H. HYDER of Frederick County, Maryland, and was the mother of three children.
Reuben SOUTHGATE was born in 1807, died in 1885, and was buried in Pipe Creek Cemetery, Union Bridge, Carroll County, Maryland, with four of his many children. Mary Jane was enumerated in the 1920 Federal Census at age 91 in Washington County, Maryland. Two of her daughters, ages 59 and 51, were living in her household. Additional research on this family is pending.