Sally Weed

14 August 1779–30 January 1857 (Age 77)
Stamford, Fairfield, Connecticut, United States

The Life of Sally

When Sally Weed was born on 14 August 1779, in Stamford, Fairfield, Connecticut, United States, her father, David Weed, was 31 and her mother, Rebecca Brown, was 32. She married Ezra Lockwood in 1797, in Pound Ridge, Pound Ridge, Westchester, New York, United States. They were the parents of at least 2 sons. She died on 30 January 1857, in Pound Ridge, Pound Ridge, Westchester, New York, United States, at the age of 77, and was buried in Pound Ridge, Pound Ridge, Westchester, New York, United States.

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Ezra Lockwood
Sally Weed
Marriage: 1797
Albert Lockwood
Lewis Lockwood

Spouse and Children

Pound Ridge, Pound Ridge, Westchester, New York, United States


    Albert Lockwood



Parents and Siblings



    Shadrach Weed



    Mary Weed


    Shadrach Weed


World Events (8)

1781 · The First Constitution

Age 2

Serving the newly created United States of America as the first constitution, the Articles of Confederation were an agreement among the 13 original states preserving the independence and sovereignty of the states. But with a limited central government, the Constitutional Convention came together to replace the Articles of Confederation with a more established Constitution and central government on where the states can be represented and voice their concerns and comments to build up the nation.
1781 · British Forces Capture Fort Griswold

Age 2

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.
1800 · Movement to Washington D.C.

Age 21

While the growth of the new nation was exponential, the United States didn’t have permanent location to house the Government. The First capital was temporary in New York City but by the second term of George Washington the Capital moved to Philadelphia for the following 10 years. Ultimately during the Presidency of John Adams, the Capital found a permanent home in the District of Columbia.

Name Meaning

1 English: nickname for an irascible person, from Old English wēd ‘fury’, ‘rage’.2 Americanized form of Dutch Weeda .

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

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Sources (3)

  • Sally Lockwood in household of Ezra Lockwood, "United States Census, 1850"
  • Hannah Smith, "Connecticut Deaths and Burials, 1772-1934"
  • Sarah Weed, "Connecticut Births and Christenings, 1649-1906"

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