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Sarah Higgins (Stout) Oliphant (abt. 1725 - 1768)

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Sarah Higgins Oliphant formerly Stout
Born about in Clover Hill, Hunterdon, New Jerseymap
Ancestors ancestors
Wife of — married 1743 in Hunterdon,NJmap
Descendants descendants
Died in Loudoun Co, , Virginia Colonymap
Profile last modified 24 Apr 2018 | Created 19 Apr 2011
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Biography

Sarah Stout, daughter of Freegift Jr and Mary Higgins Stout, born about 1725 and died before July 10 1768 in Loudon County, VA. She married about 1744 Ephraim Oliphant, son of Duncan and Mary Garrison Oliphant, born 1717 in Staten Island, NY and died 1794 in Loudon County, VA. They were the parents of several children. [1] [2] [3]

They were the parents of: [4]

  1. Obadiah b. ~1741 d. 1830 m Mary Richey
  2. Mary b ~1745
  3. Rachel b 1745 m Thomas West
  4. Anna b ~1748
  5. John A b 1750 d 1823 m Hannah Amos
  6. Sarah b 1751 d 1819 m John Woolsey III
  7. Rebecca b 1754
  8. Beulah born 1755 m Benjamin Oliphant
  9. Samuel b 1757 d 1849

She is named in her father's will as Sarah Oliphant, wife of Ephraim Oliphant and living in Kingwood Twsp, Hunterdon County, New Jersey. In a codocil to the will dated July 10 1768 she is said to be deceased and her inheritance is to be divided equally to her children when they come of age. [5] [6] [7] [8]

Note

DNA evidence shows this is the child of Higgins-233, (Mary Higgins Stout) and Stout-215 (Freegift Stout Sr) and the parent of Oliphant-57. (John A b 1759 d 1823) ALTERNATE DEATH: 1788 OTHER DEATH DATE: 1768

Sources

  1. Historical and genealogical miscellany, John E Stillwell, 1918, Vol IV, page 348 http://archive.org/stream/historicalgeneal04stil#page/348/mode/1up/search/oliphant
  2. History of the Stout Family, Nathan Stout, 1823, page 26 http://files.usgwarchives.net/nj/monmouth/history/family/stout01.txt
  3. Richard Higgins, Mrs. Katherine Chapin Higgins, 1918. page 61 https://books.google.com/books?id=jONUAAAAMAAJ&pg=PA59&lpg=PA59&dq=jediah+higgins
  4. Oliphant Family, http://www.stagge.net/Stagge/pdf/Johnson/Oliphant.pdf
  5. The History of the Stout Family, Nathan Stout, 1823, page 26 http://files.usgwarchives.net/nj/monmouth/history/family/stout01.txt
  6. Historical and genealogical miscellany, John E Stillwell, 1916, Vol IV, page 348 http://archive.org/stream/historicalgeneal04stil#page/348/mode/1up/search/freegift+stout
  7. Calendar of New Jersey wills, A Van Doren Honeyman, 1928, Vol IV-1761-1770, page 413 https://archive.org/stream/calendarofnewjer03newj#page/413/mode/1up
  8. Richard Higgins, Katherine Higgins Chapin, page 61 https://archive.org/stream/richardhigginsre00higg#page/61/mode/1up/search/ephraim+oliphant
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  • Source: S56 Author: Cindy Etheridge Title: Cindy Etheridge Web Site Text:

    MyHeritage.com family tree

    Family site: Cindy Etheridge Web Site

    Family tree: etheridgefamily Type: Smart Matching Media: 51312511-1 Record ID Number: MH:S56 Page: Sarah Higgins Stout Quality or Certainty of Data: 3 Data: Date: 12 JUL 2010 Text: Added by confirming a Smart Match Event: Smart Matching Role: 1000728


Acknowledgements

  • This person was created through the import of Stout - Trask - Cowan .ged on 19 April 2011.


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Hi! I reviewed the MatchBot-proposed merge of Stout-4703 and Stout-432 & confirmed they're duplicates. They have the same date and place of birth and death. Same spouse as well.

Thanks! ~ MatchBot MP (MatchBot Monitors Project) P.S. I've checked and Stout-432 is the lowest-numbered profile.

posted by Susan McNamee
Hi! I reviewed the MatchBot-proposed merge of Stout-4703 and Stout-432 & confirmed they're duplicates. They have the same date and place of birth and death. Same spouse as well.

Thanks! ~ MatchBot MP (MatchBot Monitors Project) P.S. I've checked and Stout-432 is the lowest-numbered profile.

posted by Susan McNamee

Sarah is 16 degrees from Mary Pickford, 15 degrees from Cheryl Skordahl and 12 degrees from Henry VIII of England on our single family tree. Login to find your connection.

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