Sarah Thurston

Female20 December 1769–2 April 1814

Brief Life History of Sarah

When Sarah Thurston was born on 20 December 1769, in Exeter, Rockingham, New Hampshire, United States, her father, Caleb Thurston, was 32 and her mother, Hannah Treadwell Dudley, was 27. She married Philip Bullen on 1 December 1803. They were the parents of at least 3 sons and 3 daughters. She died on 2 April 1814, at the age of 44.

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Family Time Line

Philip Bullen
Sarah Thurston
Marriage: 1 December 1803
Hannah Bullen
Paulina Bullen
Henry Martin Bullen
Laura Bullen
Samuel Bullen

Sources (26)

  • Sally Thurstin, "Maine Marriages, 1771-1907"
  • Sally Thurstin, "Maine Vital Records, 1670-1907 "
  • Sally Thurstin, "Maine Vital Records, 1670-1907 "

Spouse and Children

  • Marriage
    1 December 1803
  • Children (6)

    +1 More Child

    Parents and Siblings

    Siblings (7)

    +2 More Children

    World Events (8)


    Age 7

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


    Age 7

    New Hampshire is 9th state.

    1783 · A Free America

    Age 14

    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 (mainly East Anglia):

    from the Anglo-Norman, Anglo-Scandinavian, and Middle English personal name Thurstan, Thorsten (Old Norse Thórsteinn, Thorsten, Anglicized as Old English Thurstān; see Thorstensen ).

    habitational name from Thurston in Suffolk, so called from the genitive case of the Old Norse personal name Thóri (see Thor ) + Old English tūn ‘enclosure, settlement’.

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

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