Find A Grave, database and images (https://www.findagrave.com : accessed 15 June 2019), memorial page for Sarah Sherwood Burr (1735–2 Nov 1797), Find A Grave: Memorial #44473950, citing Greenfield Hill Cemetery, Fairfield, Fairfield County, Connecticut, USA ; Maintained by Yankee Doodle Boy (contributor 47201712).
Hale Collection of Connecticut Cemetery Records Hartford, Connecticut: Connecticut State Library. Vol. 15, Headstone Inscriptions, 407-4 Greenfield Hill Cemetery, Fairfield, Fairfield County, Connecticut. [Page 143]: "Burr, Sarah, wife of Ebenezer, died Nov. 2, 1797, age 62"
Jacobus, Donald Lines History and Genealogy of the Families of Old Fairfield (Genealogical Publishing Company, 1930) Vol. 2, Page 837: Benjamin Sherwood, son of Benjamin, "born 1 Mar 1700/1; d. at Greenfield, 19 Jan. 1763 in 63 yr. (g. s.); m. 9 Feb. 1723/4, Eleanor Bradley, b. 22 Feb 1707/8, d. 29 Mar. 1793 ae. 85 (g.s.)" First daughter Sarah "b. 16, bapt. 20 Feb. 1725/6, d. 28 Apr. [1735?] ae. 9." Second daughter Sarah "b. 13 May, bapt. May 1736, d. at Greenfield, 2 Nov. 1797; m. 17 Jan. 1754, Ebenezer Burr."
White, Lorraine C. The Barbour Collection (Genealogical Pub. Co., Baltimore, Maryland, 1994) Vol. 12 (Fairfield Vital Records). Sarah Sherwood is mentioned on the following pages:
Page 121: "Sarah [Sherwood], d. Benj[amin] & Ellenor, b. May 13, 1736"
Page 29: "Ebenezer [Burr], s. Timothy, m. Sarah Sherwood, d. Benjamin, Jan. 17, 1754"
It may be possible to confirm family relationships with Sarah by comparing test results with other carriers of her ancestors' mitochondrial DNA.
However, there are no known mtDNA test-takers in her direct maternal line.
It is likely that these autosomal DNA test-takers will share DNA with Sarah: