Sarah  (Tenney) Atwood

Sarah (Tenney) Atwood (1665 - 1739)

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Sarah (Sara) Atwood formerly Tenney
Born in Rowley, Essex, Mass.map
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Wife of — married (to ) in Bradford, Massachusettsmap
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Died in Bradford, Essex Co., Mass.map
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Biography

Sara was born in 1665. She is the daughter of John Tenney and Mercy Parrat. She passed away in 1739. [1]

SARAH TENNEY, born in Rowley, Mass., 17 October, 1665, daughter of Deacon John and Mercy (Parrat) Tenney; married in Bradford, Mass., 23 July, 1684, Captain Phillip Atwood of Bradford. Residence, Maiden, Mass., where children may have been born. (Records not consulted.)

They removed to Bradford, and on their letter of dismission from Maiden, were accepted into full communion with the First Congregational Church, 5 June, 1699. He served on a church committee November, 1707, with Deacon John Tenney and Deacon Bailey, to manage " that affair of calling a council as to the matter of Rev. Mr. Symmes' salary." He and John Tenney were on a " purchasing committee " (of five) to settle with the surviving heirs of Musquonomonit, Indian chief, and secured a deed for the sum of £6.10s. dated 13 January, 1701. The Indians in signing used their various marks ; one, the mark of a serpent; another, the bow and arrow; and the third, the new moon.

Philip Atwood, for £7.10s., transfers a tract of salt marsh at Plum Island in Rowley, to Samuel Tenney of Bradford, with the consent of wife Sarah. Dated 2 December, 1698. (Essex Deeds, 15 : 177.) He died 13 April, 1722, in his sixty-fourth year. Mrs. Atwood died 2 April, 1739.

child : — 53 Elizabeth, b. in Bradford 19 May, 1700.

The Tenney family or the descendants of Thomas Tenney, of Rowley, Massachusetts, 1638-1890, by M. J. Tenney, published 1891, page 19][1]


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The Tenney family or the descendants of Thomas Tenney, of Rowley, Massachusetts, 1638-1890, by M. J. Tenney, published 1891, page 19][2]

  1. Entered by Steven Marsden, Oct 15, 2012



Biography

Sarah was born in 1665 to John Tenney and Mercy Parratte. She married Phillip Atwood in July 23, 1684. She had 4 daughters (see Phillips profile for names and dates) She died in 1739.

Sources

  1. Entered by Steven Marsden, Oct 15, 2012
  • Vital statistics of Mass.
  • Phillip Atwood-Sarah Tenney - Family Central Family ID: 14873-1648
  • Find a Grave Memorial #50148357


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Sarah Atwood was buried at the Ancient Burying Ground in 1739
Sarah Atwood was buried at the Ancient Burying Ground in 1739

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