When Sarah Winslow was born on 8 May 1716, in Freetown, Bristol, Massachusetts Bay Colony, British Colonial America, her father, Richard Winslow, was 36 and her mother, Hannah Booth, was 38. She married Ichabod Eddy on 30 May 1737. They were the parents of at least 6 sons and 5 daughters. She died on 17 December 1795, in Bridgewater, Plymouth, Massachusetts, United States, at the age of 79.
English: habitational name from Winslow in Buckinghamshire. The placename derives from the Old English personal name Wine (genitive Wines) + Old English hlāw ‘mound, hill’.
History: Edward Winslow (1595–1655), one of the founders of the Plymouth Colony who sailed on the Mayflower in 1620, was born in Droitwich, Worcestershire, England. He was a governor of the colony and also served as agent of the Massachusetts Bay Company in France. In 1621 he married Susanna, the widow of William White, the first marriage in New England. Their son Josiah (c. 1629–80) was governor of Plymouth Colony from 1673 to 1680, the first native-born governor in North America. He had numerous prominent descendents.