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Sarah (French) Peake (1638 - 1694)

Sarah Peake formerly French
Born in Cambridge, Massachusetts Baymap
Ancestors ancestors
Wife of — married 15 Aug 1660 in Roxbury, Suffolk, Massachusetts Baymap
Descendants descendants
Died in Roxbury, Boston, Suffolk, Massachusetts Baymap
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Sarah French[1][2][3][4][5][6][7][8][9][10]


MAR 1638 Cambridge, Middlesex, MA[11][12][7]
MAR 1638 Cambridge, Middlesex, Massachusetts, USA[9]
1638 Massachusetts[13][14]
OCT 1637 Cambridge, Middlesex, Massachusetts, USA[15]


1638 Cambridge, Suffolk Co, Massachusettes.


15 AUG 1660 Roxbury, Suffolk, Massachusetts, United States[16]
Husband: Jonathan Peake
Child: Hannah Peake
Child: Jonathan Peake
Child: John Peake
Child: Christopher Peake
Child: Christopher Peake
Child: John Peake
Child: Joseph Peake
Child: Sarah Peake
Child: William Peake
Child: Elizabeth Peake
15 AUG 1660 Newton, Middlesex, Massachusetts, USA[17][18]
Husband: Jonathan Peake
Wife: Sarah French
Child: Jonathan Peake


14 OCT 1694 Roxbury, Norfolk Co, MA[19][7][20][9]
14 OCT 1694 Topsfield, Essex, Massachusetts, United States[9]
14 OCT 1694 Roxbury, Suffolk, Massachusetts, United States[9]


John French of Cambridge & Billerica, Massachusetts, & his descendants of Taunton & Berkley, Massachusetts.
Town of Cambridge, Middlesex County, Massachusetts, Established 1631.
Vital Record To Year 1850, Volume 1, Page 268.
FRENCH - birth,
Sarah, daughter of John & Jone, October 1637.
Town of Billerica, Middlesex County, Massachyusetts, Established 1655.
Vital Record To Year 1850, Page 259.
FRENCH - marriage,
Sarah [duplicate Sara] & John Trull, 11 December [16]57 [dup. Woeberne], M.R.
[Middlesex County Record, East Cambridge, Sarah.]


Birth year: 1638; Birth city: Cambridge; Birth state: MA. Record for Sarah French
  • AGBI: American Genealogical-Biographical Index, Godfrey Memorial Library, Middletown, CT, USA Record for Sarah French
  • Massachusetts, Town Records, 1620-1988 Publication: Name: Online publication - Provo, UT, USA: Operations, Inc., 2011.Original data - Town and City Clerks of Massachusetts. Massachusetts Vital and Town Records. Provo, UT: Holbrook Research Institute (Jay and Delene Holbrook).
Marriage date: 15 Aug 1660 Marriage place: Roxbury, Massachusetts
Record for Jonnathan Peake
Birth date: Mar 1638 Birth place: Cambridge, Middlesex, Massachusetts, USA Death date: 14 Oct 1694
  • Ancestry Family Trees Publication: Name: Online publication - Provo, UT, USA: Original data: Family Tree files submitted by Ancestry members. Record for Sarah French & Lt. William (Captain) French & Lt William French
  • Edmund West, comp. Family Data Collection - Births (Provo, UT, USA: The Generations Network, Inc., 2001)
Birth date: March 1638 Birth place: Cambridge, CT, USA
  • Virkus, Frederick Adams. The Compendium of American Genealogy (Chicago, A.N. Marquis & company, 1925-)
  • Marshall, William T. Title: Marshall Family Abbreviation: Marshall Family Publication: RootsWeb/4 Jan 2008 Note: For info on French family, author cites: French, John M, "Lieut. William French and his Descendants" [1890]; and Hazen, Henry A,, "History of Billerica, with Genealogical Register" [Boston, MA: A Williams, 1883].
  • Savage, James. A Genealogical Dictionary of the First Settlers of New England (Boston, Little, Brown and Company, 1862)
  • Stearns, Ezra S. Genealogical and Family History of the State of New Hampshire (Lewis Publishing Company, 1908) Vol. 2, Page 950
  • Anderson, Robert Charles, George F Sanborn Jr, Melinde Lutz Sanborn, The Great Migration: Immigrants to New England 1634-1635. Boston, MA: New England Historic Genealogical Society, 1999. M-LH 929.174And.
  • Anderson, Robert Charles, The Great Migration Begins, Immigrants to New England 1620-1633. Boston, New England Historical Genealogical Society, 1995.
  • French, John M, Lieut. William French and his Descendants, NEHGR v44 (Oct 1890), pp367-372.
  • French, Mara T, French and Related Farmily Genealogy. San Jose, CA: author, 1984. LDS Film#1421648#2.
  • French, Robert L, Descendants of Thomas French of Ipswich, Massachusetts, in Five Generations. Chatham, NY: author, 1990. NEHGS CS71/F876/1990.
  • Hazen, Henry A, History of Billerica, with Genealogical Register. Boston, MA: A Williams, 1883. LDS Film#0901880#2.
  • Linzee, John William, The History of Peter Parker and Sarah Ruggles of Roxbury, Mass. Boston: author, 1913. G1638.
  • Pulsifer, David, Early Records of Boston. NEHGR v4 (Jan 1850, April 1850), p55-6, p181-4.
  • Reitwiesner, William Addams, Ancestry of George W. Bush, 2/13/2003.


  1. Ancestral File
  2. Yates
  3. Edmund West
  4. Mass., Town Records
  5. Edmund West
  6. Virkus
  7. 7.0 7.1 7.2 Millennium File
  8. Edmund West
  9. 9.0 9.1 9.2 9.3 9.4 Ancestry Family Trees
  10. AGBI
  11. Edmund West
  12. Edmund West
  13. AGBI
  14. Yates
  15. Ancestral File
  16. Mass., Town Records
  17. Ancestral File
  18. Savage
  19. Edmund West
  20. Edmund West

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Cathy is correct; there are two Sarah French's. This Sarah is the daughter of William and Elizabeth; the other Sarah is the daughter of John and Joanne/Joan. I created French-10973 for the wife of John Trull. I'm afraid some of the sources on this profile are now incorrect. I was unable to find a birth record for this Sarah French, but did find the marriage record and edited that date.
posted by Jill (Neibaur) Olson
edited by Jill (Neibaur) Olson
There is a problem with this. John Trull didn't die until 1704. This shows his kids born between Jonathan Peake's kids. I show that the Sarah French that married John Trull was the daughter of John French (French-742). She was born Oct 1637 (old calendar), whereas this Sarah was born in 1638. Since in his will, William left something to the eldest daughter of Jonathan Peake, it was likely his daughter that married Jonathan Peake. (Oh, I just found in The Great Migration that he even says that John's daughter, Sarah, married John Trull.)
posted by Cathy (Kies) Bennett

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