Sarah Terry

27 February 1783–7 April 1783
Cornwallis, Kings, Nova Scotia, Canada

The Life Summary of Sarah

When Sarah Terry was born on 27 February 1783, in Cornwallis, Kings, Nova Scotia, Canada, her father, Pern Terry, was 34 and her mother, Sara Morton, was 28. She died on 7 April 1783, in her hometown, at the age of 0, and was buried in Cornwallis, Kings, Nova Scotia, Canada.

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Family Time Line

Pern Terry
1748–1827
Sara Morton
1755–1831
John Morton Terry
1765–1822
Mary Terry
1802–
Rachel Terry
1776–1860
Rebecca Terry
1777–
Pern Rawson Terry
1778–
Esther Terry
1779–
Elkanah M Terry
1781–
Sarah Terry
1783–1783
Sacharissa Terry
1783–1861
Paula Terry
1787–
Pern Rawson Terry
1792–1863
George William Terry
1796–1856
Ephraim Terry
1800–1876

Parents and Siblings

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(13)

+8 More Children

Name Meaning

English and Irish: from the Norman personal name T(h)erry (Old French Thierri), a short form of Theodoric, which is composed of the ancient Germanic elements theud ‘people, race’ + rīc ‘power(ful), rich’. Theodoric was the name of the Ostrogothic leader (c. 454–526) who invaded Italy in 488 and established his capital at Ravenna in 493. His name was sometimes taken as a derivative of Greek Theodōros (see Theodore ). An Anglo-Norman family of this name has been in County Cork, Ireland, since the 13th century.Irish: sometimes an Anglicized (‘translated’) form of Gaelic Mac Toirdhealbhaigh (see Turley ).

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

Possible Related Names

Terris
Tarry
Tyrie
Theodore
Thierry
Thilges
Tear
Tjarks

Sources (7)

  • Sarah Terry, "Canada, Nova Scotia Church Records, 1720-2001"
  • Sarah Terry, "Canada, Nova Scotia Church Records, 1720-2001"
  • Sarah Terry, "Canada, Nova Scotia Church Records, 1720-2001"

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