Sarah (Dewey) Shurtleff
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Sarah (Dewey) Shurtleff (1759 - 1837)

Sarah Shurtleff formerly Dewey
Born in Lebanon, New London County, Connecticutmap
Ancestors ancestors
Wife of — married 8 Nov 1781 in Windsor, Hartford County, Connecticutmap
Descendants descendants
Died in Swansey, Cheshire, New Hampshire, United Statesmap
Profile last modified | Created 13 Jul 2015
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Sarah Dewey was born in Lebanon, CT, May 13, 1759, the daughter of Solomon and Anna (Downer) Dewey.

She married, November 8, 1781, in Windsor CT, Asahel Shurtleff, the son of William and Hannah (Cady) Shurtleff.

The Shurtleff family moved from Connecticut to Chesterfield, New Hampshire in 1787.

Asahel died in Swanzey, NH, March 24,1830, Sarah died in Rindge, May 24, 1837, aged 78 years. Five of their eight children became residents of Rindge.


Anna, b. 1784 - Ellington, CT Sarah, b. Sep. 20, 1786 - Ellington, CT Asahel D., b. Sep. 8, 1789 - Ellington, CT Sophia, b. May 17, 1792 - Chesterfield, NH Miranda, b. Nov. 6, 1794 - Chesterfield, NH Roswell, b. Aug. 15, 1797 - Chesterfield, NH Maria, b. Jun. 4, 1800 - Chesterfield, NH Jane, b. 180?


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Dewey-949 and Dewey-807 appear to represent the same person because: Same name, birth, death
posted by Karen Lowe

Rejected matches › Sarah (Dewey) Saunders (1758-1839)

Sarah is 22 degrees from Ludwig Kraayenbrink, 14 degrees from Henry VIII of England and 27 degrees from Ferdinand von Zeppelin on our single family tree. Login to find your connection.

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