Sarah Van Brugh (Livingston) Jay

Sarah Van Brugh (Livingston) Jay (1756 - 1802)

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Sarah Van Brugh Jay formerly Livingston
Born in Albany, New Yorkmap
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Wife of — married in Liberty Hall, Elizabethtown, NJmap
Descendants descendants
Died in Bedford, New Yorkmap
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Livingston-1 created 18 Nov 2008 | Last modified
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Sarah Van Brugh Livingston was the eldest daughter of the New Jersey Governor William Livingston and his wife, Elizabeth French. Sarah married John Jay when she was just 17 and he was 29.


See Sarah Livingston Jay at the John Jay Homestead Museum website.


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On 18 Nov 2008 Crystal McCann wrote:

Sarah Jay wrote her husband in October 1801: "I have been rendered very

happy by the company of our dear children . . . I often, I shd. say daily, bless God for giving us such amiable Children. May they long be preserved a blessing to us & to the community."

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On 21 Sep 2016 at 21:23 GMT Robin Lee wrote:

corrected the mother on this profile

Sarah is 17 degrees from Kevin Bacon, 17 degrees from Joseph Broussard, 24 degrees from Helmut Jungschaffer and 13 degrees from Queen Elizabeth II Windsor on our single family tree. Login to find your connection.

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