Sarah Tryon

3 June 1764–after 1830 (Age 65)
Saybrook, New London, Connecticut Colony, British Colonial America

The Life of Sarah

When Sarah Tryon was born on 3 June 1764, in Saybrook, New London, Connecticut Colony, British Colonial America, her father, Edward Tryon, was 25 and her mother, Mercy Harris, was 22. She married Philemon Church on 28 May 1782, in Middletown, Middlesex, Connecticut, United States. They were the parents of at least 3 sons and 7 daughters. She died after 1830, in Huntsburg, Geauga, Ohio, United States, at the age of 67.

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Family Time Line

Philemon Church
1752–1842
Sarah Tryon
1764–1830
Marriage: 28 May 1782
Sally Church
1783–1859
Timothy Church
1800–1814
Arminda Church
1802–
Arminda Church
1804–
Asa Church
1789–1826
Abigail Church
1792–
Polly Church
1792–
William Johnson Church
1799–1877
Caroline Church
1804–1828
Hannah Church
1806–1828

Spouse and Children

MARRIAGE
28 May 1782
Middletown, Middlesex, Connecticut, United States
children

(10)

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Parents and Siblings

siblings

(8)

    Female1761–1835Female

    Edward Tryon

    Male1763–1842Male

    Female1764–1830Female

    Richard Tryon

    Male1766–1848Male

    Male1768–1835Male

+3 More Children

World Events (8)

1776

Age 12

Thomas Jefferson's American Declaration of Independence endorsed by Congress. Colonies declare independence.
1781 · British Forces Capture Fort Griswold

Age 17

The capture of Fort Griswold was the final act of treason that Benedict Arnold committed. This would be a British victory. On the American side 85 were killed, 35 wounded and paroled, 28 taken prisoner, 13 escaped, and 1 twelve year old was captured and released.
1783 · A Free America

Age 19

The Revolutionary War ended with the signing of the Treaty of Paris which gave the new nation boundries on which they could expand and trade with other countries without any problems.

Name Meaning

English: of Dutch origin and uncertain derivation.

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

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