Found her on the 1850 Jerusalem, Yates, New York census (img 31) as Sarah J. Tears
Found her on the 1860 Benton, Yates, New York census (img 56) age 12.
Found her on the 1880 Benton, Yates, New York census (dist 215 img 14) as Sarah Finger
Found her on the 1900 Milo, Yates, New York census (dist 142 img 29) as Sarah J. Finger
Found her on the 1910 Milo, Yates, New York census (dist 179 img 36) age 62, widow. Born New York, father born New York, mother born Virginia.
Sarah J. Finger
, who was born in the town of Potter April 20, 1847, the daughter of Mr. and Mrs. Thomas Tears
, died at the home of her daughter, Mrs. George Clayton
of Head street, this village, yesterday and the funeral will be held tomorrow afternoon at two o'clock. Interment will be made in Lake View cemetery. Mrs. Finger leaves besides the daughter with whom she lived, one other daughter, Mrs. Archie Danes
of Penn Yan three sisters, Mrs. William Hopkins
and Mrs. John Bassage
of Penn Yan and Mrs. Platman
of Bellona and five brothers, Henry
and William Tears
, all of this county. - The Geneva Daily Times
September 17, 1917