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Sarah (Sherwood) Fitch (1709 - abt. 1801)

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Sarah Fitch formerly Sherwood
Born in Stratfield, Fairfield, Connecticutmap
Ancestors ancestors
Wife of — married 16 Nov 1732 in Stratfield, Fairfield, Connecticutmap
Descendants descendants
Died about in Montville, New London, Connecticut, United Statesmap
Profile last modified 22 Oct 2019 | Created 15 Feb 2017 | Last significant change: 9 Oct 2019
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Contents

Biography

Marriage

  • Daniel Fitch married Sarah Sherwood in Stratfield on November 16, 1732. Sarah was the daughter of Samuel[1], granddaughter of Matthew, and thus Daniel's first cousin.

Children

Daniel and Sarah had, all in Montvale:[2]

  • Eleanor, b. 4 Feb 1734, m. Christopher Raymond
  • Abiah, twin to Eleanor, m. Jonathan Garner
  • Rachel, b. 2 Dec. 1735, m. Joseph Peck
  • Daniel, b. 1737, died 1738
  • Mary, b. 1740, died 1741
  • Sarah, b. June 1742, m. Stephen Beebe
  • Mary, b. July 1744, M. John Bradford
  • Anna, b. 4 June 1746, m. Elisha Fox
  • Samuel Sherwood, b. 2 Feb 1749, died unmarried April 1809
  • James, b. 1752, died young
  • Abigail, b. 22 Dec 1754, m. Wethered Latimer

Death

Sarah reportedly lived to 90,[3] thus dying around the turn of the century.

Sources

  1. Henry A. Baker, History of Montville, Connecticut,: formerly the North parish of New London from 1640 to 1896, p. 385: 'b. about 1709'
  2. Henry A. Baker, History of Montville, Connecticut,: formerly the North parish of New London from 1640 to 1896, pp.385-386
  3. Henry A. Baker, History of Montville, Connecticut,: formerly the North parish of New London from 1640 to 1896, pp.385
  • Jacobus, Donald Lines, compiled & edited (1930-2). History and Genealogy of the Families of Old Fairfield, Volume I. For the Eunice Dennie Burr Chapter, Daughters of the American Revolution (Fairfield, Connecticut) page 557
  • Find A Grave: Memorial #47001406
  • Connecticut, Church Record Abstracts, 1630-1920, [database on-line]. Ancestry.com, Provo, UT, USA: 2013. Vol. 11, Bridgeport, Page 286


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