1643–7 July 1685 (Age 42)
Rotterdam, Holland, Netherlands
When Sarah Elizabeth Cockroft was born in 1643, in Rotterdam, Holland, Netherlands, her father, William Cockcroft Sr., was 29 and her mother, Elisabeth Burnett, was 30. She married William Hancock in 1668, in Norfolk, Virginia, United States. They were the parents of at least 9 sons and 4 daughters. She died on 7 July 1685, in Lynnhaven, Virginia Beach, Virginia, United States, at the age of 42, and was buried in Norfolk, Norfolk, Virginia, United States.
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