Sarah Davis

23 August 1763–after May 1843 (Age 79)
New York, United States

The Life of Sarah

Sarah Davis was born on 23 August 1763, in New York, United States as the daughter of John Davis. She married Daniel Benjamin in 1782, in Columbia, New York, United States. They were the parents of at least 4 sons and 3 daughters. She died after May 1843, at the age of 79.

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Family Time Line

Daniel Benjamin
1744–1813
Sarah Davis
1763–1843
Marriage: 1782
Philander Benjamin
1784–
Benjamin
1796–
Tryphenia Benjamin
1785–
Ebenezer Benjamin
1787–1880
Sally Benjamin
1789–1860
Philotheta Benjamin
1793–1866
Benrent Benjamin
1800–

Spouse and Children

MARRIAGE
1782
Columbia, New York, United States
children

(7)

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Parents and Siblings

    John Davis

    MaleMale

siblings

(1)

World Events (8)

1776

Age 13

Thomas Jefferson's American Declaration of Independence endorsed by Congress. Colonies declare independence.
1776

Age 13

New York is the 11th state.
1786 · Shays' Rebellion

Age 23

Caused by war veteran Daniel Shays, Shays' Rebellion was to protest economic and civil rights injustices that he and other farmers were seeing after the Revolutionary War. Because of the Rebellion it opened the eyes of the governing officials that the Articles of Confederation needed a reform. The Rebellion served as a guardrail when helping reform the United States Constitution.

Name Meaning

Southern English: patronymic from David .

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

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