Later, during the Civil War, he made a fortune supplying ambulances to the Union Army.Young Sarah’s most distinguishing characteristic was that she was everything but ordinary. Moreover, by all accounts, she was also considered to be quite beautiful.He was the only son of Oliver Fisher Winchester and Jane Ellen Hope.
Her father Leonard was a joiner by trade whose shrewd sense of business found him moving up the ladder of polite society as a successful carriage manufacturer.There are no existing records or any other form of factual information to establish Sarah’s date of birth—even the year remains unknown.The scarce information that survives from the historical record indicates her birth must have occurred somewhere between 18.By the age of twelve, Sarah was already fluent in the Latin, French, Spanish, and Italian languages.
Furthermore, her knowledge of the classics (most notably Homer and Shakespeare) along with a remarkable talent as a musician was well noticed.
Went in on a Tuesday at pm in the evening for a couple drinks. This is a busy, mostly comfortable place, its half sports bar, half tavern style restaurant presenting American fare in a booth and table kind of space.