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Sarah (Franklin) Davenport (1699 - 1731)

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Sarah Davenport formerly Franklin
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[Note: Daughter Elizabeth, in several texts including NEHGR, say she married first Joseph Chapman. However, her marriage intention lists to Joseph Ingersol in 1749 Boston Marriages, lists her as Elizabeth Davenport (not Chapman). ]

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Biography

Sarah Franklin was born at Boston, Massachusetts on July 9, 1696, daughter of Josiah Franklin and Abiah Folger. [1] [2]

She married James Davenport as his second wife, at Boston on May 3, 1722. [3]. [2] James was born at Dorchester, Massachusetts on March 1, 1692/3, son of Ebenezer and Dorcas (Andrews Davenport. [4] [5]

They had five children: Elizabeth, Dorcas, Mary, Josiah and Abiah. [4]

Sarah died at age 32 on May 23, 1731. [4]

After her death, James married thirdly, Mary Walker at Boston. [3] The administration of his estate was granted on June 13, 1759. [5]

Children

  1. Elizabeth born on Mary 8, 1722 [6] [7]; married Col. Joseph Ingersols of Falmouth., intention published Oct. 12, 1749, Col. Joseph Ingersols of Falmouth. [3][5]
  2. Dorcas born on August 26, 1724 [6] ; married Anthony Stickney of Newbury, Massachusetts, May 7, 1747. [3] [8] [7] [5]
  3. Mary born on March 7, 1725 [6]; married John Rogers at Boston on Mar. 13, 1745. [3] [7] [5]
  4. Josiah born on Dec. 18, 1727 [6]; married first Sarah Billings, intentions published at Boston on June 29, 1749. [3] Sarah died at Philadelphia on April 1, 1751 and Josiah married second on Dec. 13, 1751, Anne Annis. [9] [7] [5]
  5. Abiah born of Oct. 2, 1729 [6]; married John Griffith of Portsmouth, intention published at Boston on June 20, 1751. [3] [7] [5]

Source notes

Boston Births

1699: Sara of Josiah and Abiah Frankling born July 9. (p. 247)[1]

Boston Marriages

1722: James Davenport & Sarah Franklin [int. reads Francklin] , married by Mr. Benj. Coleman, Presn., May 3, 1722. (p. 106)
John Rogers & Mary Davenport married by The Rev. Andrew Eliot on Mar. 13, 1745. (p. 260)
Anthony Sticknoy & Dorcas Davenport married by The Rev. Samuel Cooper on May 7, 1747. (p. 262)
Josiah Davenport & Sarah Billings marriage intention June 29, 1749. (p. 291)
John Griffith of Portsmouth & Abia Davenport marriage intention June 20, 1751. (p. 297)
Joseph Ingersol of Falmouth & Elizabeth Davenport Married on Oct. 12, 1749 (p. 292)[3]

Boston Births

Elizabeth daughter of James and Sarah Davenport born 8 March 1722. (p. 154)
Dorcas daughter of James and Sarah Davenport born 26 August 1724. (p. 164: P. 165)
Mary daughter of James and Sarah Davenport born 7 March 1725. (p. 170)
Josiah son of James and Sarah Davenport born 18 December 1727. (p. 181)
Abia daughter of James and Sarah Davenport born 2 October 1729. (p. 191)[6]

Sources

  1. 1.0 1.1 Appleton, William S. City Document 130. Boston Births, Baptisms, Marriages and Deaths 1630-1699, Registry Dept. City of Boston, Boston, MA, Rockwell & Churchill, 1883
  2. 2.0 2.1 The Franklin Family. In: The New England Historical Genealogical Register, Vol. 11, NEHGS, Boston, Massachusetts, 1847, p. 380
  3. 3.0 3.1 3.2 3.3 3.4 3.5 3.6 3.7 McGlenen, Edward W. compiler. City Document 150: A Report of the Record Commissioners of the City of Boston, conraining Boston Marriages from 1700 to 1751. Municipal Printing Office, Boston, Massachusetts, 1898.
  4. 4.0 4.1 4.2 Willcox, Doris S. & Willcox, David L. Double Davenports: Descendants of James and Mary (Walker) Davenport of Boston. In: The New England Historical Genealogical Register, Vol. 158 NEHGS, Boston, Massachusetts, 2004, p. 6-7
  5. 5.0 5.1 5.2 5.3 5.4 5.5 5.6 Davenport, Bennett. The Davenport Family. In: The New England Historical Genealogical Register, Vol. 33, NEHGS, David Clapp & Sons, printer, Boston, Massachusetts, 1879 p. 31
  6. 6.0 6.1 6.2 6.3 6.4 6.5 City Document 43. A Report of the Record Commissioners of the City of Boston containing Boston Births From AD 1700 to AD 1800, Rockwell and Churchill Printers, Boston, Massachusetts, 1894
  7. 7.0 7.1 7.2 7.3 7.4 The New England Historical and Genealogical Register, Volumes 10-11, NEHGS, Boston, Massachusetts, 1856 p. 20
  8. The New England Historical & Genealogical Register, Volume 21, NEHGS, Boston, Massachusetts, 1867, p. 187-8
  9. Matthews, Albert, editor. Publications of the Colonial Society of Massachusetts, Volume 10, Transactions 1904-1906, The Society, Boston, Massachusetts, 1910 p. 225-7


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On 11 Jun 2016 at 13:47 GMT Chris Hoyt wrote:

Franklin Davenport = son of Josiah Davenport: Grandson of Sarah Franklin/James Davenport. http://www.wikitree.com/wiki/Franklin-90 see: Matthews, Albert, editor. Publications of the Colonial Society of Massachusetts, Volume 10, Transactions 1904-1906, The Society, Boston, Massachusetts, 1910

On 8 Jun 2016 at 16:36 GMT Chris Hoyt wrote:

I don't believe Franklin Davenport, attached to this profile is Sarah's child. Might possibly be a child of James' third wife Mary??? Can we remove his?



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