Sarah Patterson

about 1750–about 1798 (Age 48)
Berkshire, Massachusetts, United States

The Life of Sarah

When Sarah Patterson was born about 1750, in Berkshire, Massachusetts, United States, her father, Thomas Patterson, was 30 and her mother, Eleanor Dougherty, was 22. She died about 1798, in Poultney, Rutland, Vermont, United States, at the age of 48.

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Thomas Patterson
1720–1780
Eleanor Dougherty
1728–1787
Sarah Patterson
1750–1798
Adam Patterson
1751–1812
Rebecca Patterson
1754–1818
Charlotte Patterson
1768–
Charles Patterson
1755–1837
Thomas Patterson, II
1758–1813
Oliver Partridge Patterson
1762–1813
John W Patterson
1766–1842
Benjamin Patterson
1771–1837

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World Events (4)

1776

Age 26

Thomas Jefferson's American Declaration of Independence endorsed by Congress. Colonies declare independence.
1776 · The Declaration to the King

Age 26

"""At the end of the Second Continental Congress the 13 colonies came together to petition independence from King George III. With no opposing votes, the Declaration of Independence was drafted and ready for all delegates to sign on the Fourth of July 1776. While many think the Declaration was to tell the King that they were becoming independent, its true purpose was to be a formal explanation of why the Congress voted together to declare their independence from Britain. The Declaration also is home to one of the best-known sentences in the English language, stating, “We hold these truths to be self-evident, that all men are created equal, that they are endowed by their Creator with certain unalienable Rights, that among these are Life, Liberty and the pursuit of Happiness."""""""
1787 · The Making of the U.S. Constitution.

Age 37

The Philadelphia Convention was intended to be the first meeting to establish the first system of government under the Articles of Confederation. From this Convention, the Constitution of the United States was made and then put into place making it one of the major events in all American History.

Name Meaning

1 Scottish and northern English: patronymic from a pet form of Pate , a short form of Patrick .2 Irish: in Ulster of English or Scottish origin; in County Galway, a surname taken by bearers of Gaelic Ó Caisín ‘descendant of the little curly-headed one’ (from Gaelic casán), which is usually Anglicized as Cussane.

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

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