Sarah Owen

22 September 1690–23 April 1768 (Age 77)
Stony Brook, Suffolk, New York Colony, British Colonial America

The Life of Sarah

When Sarah Owen was born on 22 September 1690, in Stony Brook, Suffolk, New York Colony, British Colonial America, her father, George Owen Jr., was 18 and her mother, Mary, was 18. She married Captain Eleazer Hawkins about 1711, in New York Colony, British Colonial America. They were the parents of at least 10 sons and 2 daughters. She died on 23 April 1768, in her hometown, at the age of 77, and was buried in Setauket, Suffolk, New York Colony, British Colonial America.

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Family Time Line

Captain Eleazer Hawkins
1688–1772
Sarah Owen
1690–1768
Marriage: about 1711
David Hawkins Sr.
1712–1796
Isaac Hawkins
1718–1778
Simeon Hawkins
1732–1779
Alexander Hawkins
1713–1787
Major Eleazer Hawkins
1716–1791
Samuel Hawkins
1721–1810
Benjamin Hawkins
1723–1776
Mary Hawkins
1725–1794
George Hawkins
1728–1784
Israel Hawkins
1730–1797
Martha Hawkins
1735–1817
Caleb Hawkins
1737–

Spouse and Children

MARRIAGE
about 1711
New York Colony, British Colonial America
children

(12)

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Parents and Siblings

siblings

(5)

Name Meaning

1 Welsh: from the Welsh personal name Owain, probably a borrowing in Roman times of Latin Eugenius ( see Eugene ), but possibly of more ancient Celtic origin, cognate with Gaelic Eoghan.2 Scottish and Irish: reduced Anglicized form of Gaelic Mac Eoghain ‘son of Eoghan’ ( see McEwen ).

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

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Sources (3)

  • Sarah Owen Hawkins, "Find A Grave Index"
  • Web: New York, Find A Grave Index, 1660-2012
  • U.S., Sons of the American Revolution Membership Applications, 1889-1970

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