Sarah Allison

about 1754–about 1829 (Age 75)
Virginia, British Colonial America

The Life of Sarah

When Sarah Allison was born about 1754, in Virginia, British Colonial America, her father, John Allison Jr., was 24 and her mother, Lucy Rutledge, was 19. She married John William Vanlear on 24 November 1772. They were the parents of at least 3 sons and 6 daughters. She died about 1829, at the age of 75.

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Family Time Line

John William Vanlear
1745–1829
Sarah Allison
1754–1829
Marriage: 24 November 1772
Jacob B. Van Lear
1773–1846
Patsy Van Lear
1788–
Elizabeth Van Lear
1793–1821
Isabella Vanlier
1778–1859
Lucy Van Lear
1784–1854
Sarah Lacy VanLear
1791–1865
Jane K. Vanlear
1795–
John A Van Lear
1797–1850
William A. Van Leer
1800–1862

Spouse and Children

MARRIAGE
24 November 1772
children

(9)

    Jacob B. Van Lear

    Male1773–1846Male

    Isabella Vanlier

    Female1778–1859Female

    Lucy Van Lear

    Female1784–1854Female

    Patsy Van Lear

    Female1788–Female

    Female1791–1865Female

+4 More Children

Parents and Siblings

    John Allison Jr.

    Male1730–1792Male

    Lucy Rutledge

    Female1735–1775Female

siblings

(7)

    Female1754–1829Female

    Andrew Allison

    Male1764–Male

    James Allison

    Male1766–1839Male

    John Allison

    Male1772–1885Male

    Male1773–1850Male

+2 More Children

World Events (1)

1775

Age 21

"Patrick Henry made his ""Give me Liberty or Give me Death"" speech in Richmond Virginia."

Name Meaning

English and Scottish: patronymic from a Middle English male personal name: in most cases probably Allen , but other possibilities include a variant of Ellis or a short form of Alexander . In some instances, it may be from a female personal name, Alise or Alice ( see Allis ).

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

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  • Legacy NFS Source: Sara Allison - Published information: death: after 1829; Montgomery, Virginia, United States

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