Sarah Sally Rowton

1759–1835 (Age 76)
Goochland, Virginia, British Colonial America

The Life of Sarah Sally

When Sarah Sally Rowton was born in 1759, in Goochland, Virginia, British Colonial America, her father, William Morton Rowton, was 29 and her mother, Elizabeth Price, was 29. She married John Smith before 7 November 1785. She died in 1835, in Laurens, Georgia, United States, at the age of 76.

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John Smith
Sarah Sally Rowton
Marriage: before 7 November 1785

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before 7 November 1785

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Age 16

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

Age 17

Thomas Jefferson's American Declaration of Independence endorsed by Congress. Colonies declare independence.
1781 · The First Constitution

Age 22

Serving the newly created United States of America as the first constitution, the Articles of Confederation were an agreement among the 13 original states preserving the independence and sovereignty of the states. But with a limited central government, the Constitutional Convention came together to replace the Articles of Confederation with a more established Constitution and central government on where the states can be represented and voice their concerns and comments to build up the nation.

Name Meaning

English: habitational name from places so named in Cheshire, East Yorkshire (now Humberside), and Shropshire. The first two are named from Old English rūh ‘rough’ + tūn ‘hill’. The last, recorded in Domesday Book as Routone, is named from Old English rūh + hyll ‘hill’ + tūn.

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

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