Sarah Elfreth

Femalefrom about 1710 to 1720–from 1746 to 1808

Brief Life History of Sarah

When Sarah Elfreth was born from about 1710 to 1720, her father, Henry Elfreth, was 46 and her mother, Sarah Gilbert, was 44. She married Isaac Zane on 15 January 1733, in Philadelphia, Philadelphia, Pennsylvania, United States. They were the parents of at least 5 sons and 6 daughters. She lived in Philadelphia, Pennsylvania, United States in 1733. She died from 1746 to 1808.

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Isaac Zane
Sarah Elfreth
Marriage: 15 January 1733
Hannah Zane
Danel Zane
Sarah Zane
Phebe Zane
Isaac Zane
John Zane
Brigadier General Isaac Zane
Phebe Zane
Daniel Zane
Sarah Zane
Sarah Zane

Sources (26)

  • Sarah Elfreth, "Pennsylvania, Historical Society of Pennsylvania, Marriage Records, 1512-1989"
  • Sarah Zane in entry for John Zane, "Pennsylvania, Historical Society of Pennsylvania, Births and Baptisms, 1520-1999"
  • Sarah Elfreth, "Pennsylvania, Historical Society of Pennsylvania, Marriage Records, 1512-1989"

Spouse and Children

  • Marriage
    15 January 1733Philadelphia, Philadelphia, Pennsylvania, United States
  • Children (11)

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    Siblings (5)

    World Events (4)


    Age 66

    Thomas Jefferson's American Declaration of Independence endorsed by Congress. Colonies declare independence.


    Age 66

    The Declaration of Independence was signed in Philadelphia on July 4, 1776. The liberty bell was first rung here to Celebrate this important document.

    1786 · Shays' Rebellion

    Age 76

    Caused by war veteran Daniel Shays, Shays' Rebellion was to protest economic and civil rights injustices that he and other farmers were seeing after the Revolutionary War. Because of the Rebellion it opened the eyes of the governing officials that the Articles of Confederation needed a reform. The Rebellion served as a guardrail when helping reform the United States Constitution.

    Name Meaning

    English: variant of Eldridge .

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

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