Sarah Bruen

1730–14 January 1786 (Age 56)
Fairfield, Fairfield, Connecticut, United States

The Life Summary of Sarah

Sarah Bruen was born in 1730, in Fairfield, Fairfield, Connecticut, United States. She married Samuel Hayes about 1750, in Connecticut, United States. They were the parents of at least 5 sons and 1 daughter. She died on 14 January 1786, in Hanover, Grafton, New Hampshire, United States, at the age of 56, and was buried in Hanover Center Cemetery, Hanover, Grafton, New Hampshire, United States.

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Family Time Line

Samuel Hayes
Sarah Bruen
Marriage: about 1750
David Hayes
Sarah Hayes
Robert Hayes
Eleazer Hayes
Comfort Hayes
John Liberty Hayes

Spouse and Children

  • Marriage
    about 1750Connecticut, United States
  • Children


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    World Events (2)

    Age 46
    Thomas Jefferson's American Declaration of Independence endorsed by Congress. Colonies declare independence.
    1781 · British Forces Capture Fort Griswold
    Age 51
    The capture of Fort Griswold was the final act of treason that Benedict Arnold committed. This would be a British victory. On the American side 85 were killed, 35 wounded and paroled, 28 taken prisoner, 13 escaped, and 1 twelve year old was captured and released.

    Name Meaning

    Some characteristic forenames: Irish Dermot, Finbarr.Irish: variant of Breen .North German (Brün): from Middle Low German brūn ‘brown’, hence probably a nickname for someone with brown hair or a dark complexion or for someone who habitually wore brown clothes. Compare Braun and Brun .

    Dictionary of American Family Names © Patrick Hanks 2003, 2006.

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    Sources (16)

    • Sarah in entry for Comfort Hase, "New Hampshire Birth Records, Early to 1900"
    • Sarah in entry for Samuel Hase, "New Hampshire Marriages, 1720-1920"
    • Sarah Bruen Hayes in Find a Grave Index

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