Sarah Hibbard

Female2 February 1744–

Brief Life History of Sarah

When Sarah Hibbard was born on 2 February 1744, in Canterbury, Windham, Connecticut, United States, her father, John Hibbard, was 39 and her mother, Martha Durkee, was 38. She married William Farnum on 8 April 1766.

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William Farnum
Sarah Hibbard
Marriage: 8 April 1766

Sources (5)

  • Sarah Hebbard, "Connecticut, Births and Christenings, 1649-1906"
  • Obituary Daily Times Index, 1995-2016
  • Sarah Hebbard, "Connecticut, Vital Records, Prior to 1850"

Spouse and Children

  • Marriage
    8 April 1766
  • Parents and Siblings

    Siblings (13)

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    World Events (6)


    Age 32

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

    1781 · British Forces Capture Fort Griswold

    Age 37

    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.


    Age 64

    Atlantic slave trade abolished.

    Name Meaning

    English: variant of Hilbert with assimilation of lb to b(b). The name may sometimes also have been confused with Hibbett . Post-medieval examples may alternatively be variants of Hebbert, a variant of Herbert . The two surnames were probably much confused and sometimes used interchangeably.

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

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