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Sarah (Bradley Cox) Rousby (abt. 1673 - abt. 1744)

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Sarah Rousby formerly Bradley Cox aka Cox, Bradley, Kidd, Oort [uncertain]
Born about in Englandmap [uncertain]
Daughter of [father unknown] and [mother unknown]
[sibling(s) unknown]
Wife of — married 17 Apr 1685 in New Yorkmap
Wife of — married 1689 in New Yorkmap
Wife of — married 16 May 1691 in New Yorkmap
Wife of — married 4 Nov 1703 in New Yorkmap
Died about in New Yorkmap [uncertain]
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[Source for the following records is New York City Wills, 1665-1707] Captian William Kidd, Pirate, 1645-1701 Captain William Kidd married Sarah Oort 16 May 1691 in New York. Sarah was born Sarah Bradley in England. She was married four times, and was widowed all four times. Her first husband was William Cox, her second was John Oort, her third Captain Kidd and her fourth and last was Christopher Rouseby.

Sarah married William Cox in 1685, the marriage license bearing date of April 17th of that year. Four years later William Cox drowned in August 1689. John Oort was dead by May 1691 when Sarah married Captain Kidd. In 1701 Captain Kidd was sent to Newgate Prison in England. On 23 May 1701 he was hung for murder. On 4 Nov. 1703 Sarah married Christopher Rouseby. She died in New York City 12 September 1744.

Sarah Cox (born Bradley), 1673 - 1744 Birth: 1673, England Marriage: Marriage to: William Cox, Apr 17 1685, New York, United States Marriage: Marriage to: John Oort, 1689, New York, United States Marriage: Marriage to: Captain William John Kidd, May 16 1691, New York, United States Marriage: Marriage to: Christopher Rousby, Nov 4 1703, New York, United States

Death: Sep 12 1744, New York, United States

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Sources [online database]. Lehi, UT, USA: MyHeritage (USA) Inc.

  • Captain William Kidd info along with information relating to Sarah Bradley Cox Oort Kidd Rouseby [1]

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I think her LNAB should be Bradley.
posted by Jamie Nelson

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