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Sarah (Odell) Vermilye (abt. 1696 - abt. 1733)

Sarah Vermilye formerly Odell
Born about in Fordham, Westchester, Province of New Yorkmap
Ancestors ancestors
Wife of — married 29 Oct 1713 in Manhattan, New Yorkmap
Descendants descendants
Died about at about age 37 in Yonkers, Westchester, Province of New Yorkmap
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Sarah Odell was born in Westchester, New York Province in 1696 to John Odell and Hannah Turner.

Sarah Odell married Johannes Vermilye on Oct. 29, 1713. On the same day, her brother John Odell married his sister Hannah Vermilye. The marriages were recorded at the Manhattan, Reformed Dutch Church of NY.[1]

Sarah Odell Vermilje died, about 1733, possibly from complications in delivering daughter Rebeckah.

Johannes Vermilyea had about 13 children, all born in Lower Yonkers, Westchester, Province of New York. Which children were born to which of his wives is disputed. Based on the analysis of Sandra Vermilea Todd, the following list of those born to Sarah appears more likely than others.[2]Johannes and Sarah Odell Vermilyea had, in Yonkers, on these approximate dates:

  • unnamed child, b. 1714, died young
  • Johannes/John, b. about 1716
  • Antje/Anna, b. 1718
  • Abraham, b. 1721
  • Aeltie, b. 1723
  • Maritie, b. 1728, m. Johannes Waldron, her second cousin
  • Sarah, b. 1731, not mentioned in father's will so likely died young
  • Rebecca, b. 1733


  1. NYRDC Marriage Record: 1713 29 Oct; Johannes Vermilje; Sarah Odel
  2. Todd, Sandra Vermilyea, The Vermilyea Family . . . 1662-2021, Generations 1-4, pp. 23-25, citing publications of the Dutchess County Genealogical Society, family records, and other sources.


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last child b 1743, but she died abt 1733. Please check
posted by Beryl Meehan
Odell-62 and Odell-1 appear to represent the same person because: They have almost the same birth date, same husband, same father (in two profiles also needing a merge) and are clearly the same person. Each profile has details the other lacks, so please merge them and combine into one fairly complete profile.
posted by Halsey Bullen

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