Sarah Craft

1794–8 November 1852 (Age 58)
St. John, New Brunswick, Canada

The Life Summary of Sarah

When Sarah Craft was born in 1794, in St. John, New Brunswick, Canada, her father, John Thorn Craft, was 41 and her mother, Susannah Wetmore, was 41. She married Griffith Jenkins on 11 August 1813, in Digby, Digby, Nova Scotia, Canada. She died on 8 November 1852, in Carleton, St. John, New Brunswick, Canada, at the age of 58, and was buried in Cedar Hill Cemetery, Saint John, St. John, New Brunswick, Canada.

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Family Time Line

Griffith Jenkins
1787–1841
Sarah Craft
1794–1852
Marriage: 11 August 1813

Spouse and Children

  • Marriage
    11 August 1813Digby, Digby, Nova Scotia, Canada
  • Parents and Siblings

    Siblings

    (6)

    +1 More Child

    World Events (1)

    1811
    Age 17
    Oldest Grave seen in Memorials list

    Name Meaning

    English: nickname from Middle English craft ‘skillful, clever, learned’.English: habitational name from Croft in Leicestershire. See also Croft .Americanized form of German, Danish, Swedish, or Jewish Kraft . See also Croft .

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

    Possible Related Names

    Croft
    Crafts
    Crafter
    Kraft

    Sources (3)

    • Sarah Craft, "Nova Scotia, Marriages, 1711-1909"
    • Sarah Craft in entry for Griffeth Jenkins, "Canada, Nova Scotia Church Records, 1720-2001"
    • Sarah Jenkins, "Find A Grave Index"

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