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271. Sarah Jane ADAMSON was born on 9 September 1835 in Lawrence County, Indiana. She died on 18 September 1926 at the age of 91 in Portland, Multnomah County, Oregon. She was buried in Vancouver City Cemetery, Clark County, Washington.71

Married (1) Lewis Hastings (1829-1907) and (2) Rufus Gilmore Callison (1839-1915)
The marriage to Hastings took place 5 Sep 1851, Lawrence Co IN, Abraham Kern, MG, officiating.

The Vancouver Evening Columbian
Tuesday, 21 Sep 1926, p. 2
Obituary
Mrs. Sarah Jane H. Callison
Funeral services for Mrs. Sarah Jane Hastings Callison, 91, former resident of Vancouver who died Saturday at the home of her grandson Walter Haynes of Portland, were held this morning at 10:30 in the chapel of the Knapp funeral parlors. Dr. Herbert F. Jones officiated and interment was in the family plot of the Vancouver City cemetery.
Mrs. Callison was one of the first passengers to travel on the Union Pacific railroad train from Indiana to San Francisco. This trip took several weeks to make. She came to Vancouver in 1870. And during the early days here the family was forced several times to seek safety in bunk houses at the Barracks when the Indians became troublesome.
On September 5, 1851, she was married to Lewis Hastings in Fayetteville, Ind. He served through the Civil War, engaging in 13 of the principal battles of the war. In 1907 Mr. Hastings died and in October 1914, she married Rufus P. Callison, who died ten months later.
During her lifetime Mrs. Callison was a member of the Christian church, Women's Relief Corps and the Rebekah Lodge, all of Vancouver.
Besides a host of friends left to mourn her death are the following relatives, a daughter, Mrs. Mary F. Moore, Los Angeles, 12 grandchildren, 16 great grandchildren, and three great, great grandchildren, and a brother, John Wesley Adamson of Bedford, Ind.

Sarah Jane ADAMSON and Lewis HASTINGS were married on 5 September 1851 in Fayetteville, Lawrence County, Indiana. Lewis HASTINGS was born in November 1829 in Indiana. He died on 26 June 1907 at the age of 77 in Vancouver, Clark County, Washington.

Sarah Jane ADAMSON and Lewis HASTINGS had the following children:

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Mary F. HASTINGS.

Sarah Jane ADAMSON and Rufus Gilmore CALLISON were married on 6 October 1914. Rufus Gilmore CALLISON was born on 24 December 1839 in Carthage, Hancock County, Illinois. He died on 7 July 1915 at the age of 75 in Turner, Marion County, Oregon.

Rufus died while giving a sermon at the Oregon Christian Convention in Turner, Marion, Oregon.