Dinah Sawyer

20 April 1744–1770 (Age 25)
Woodstock, Windham, Connecticut, United States

The Life Summary of Dinah

When Dinah Sawyer was born on 20 April 1744, in Woodstock, Windham, Connecticut, United States, her father, Jacob Sawyer, was 37 and her mother, Prudence Standish, was 32. She married John Bowen on 2 January 1763. They were the parents of at least 2 sons and 5 daughters. She died in 1770, at the age of 26.

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Family Time Line

John Bowen
1742–1770
Dinah Sawyer
1744–1770
Marriage: 2 January 1763
Aaron Bowen
1764–1764
Lucretia Bowen
1765–
John Bowen
1766–
Elizabeth Bowen
1769–
Lucy Bowen
1769–
Prudence Bowen
1770–1851
Melissa Bowen
1775–

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Children

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Siblings

(11)

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Name Meaning

1 English: occupational name for someone who earned his living by sawing wood, Middle English saghier, an agent derivative of sagh(en) ‘to saw’.2 Americanized form of some like-sounding Jewish surname or a translation of Seger .

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

Possible Related Names

Seger
Sawyers
Sayer

Sources (17)

  • Dinah in entry for Melisa Bowen, "Connecticut, Church Records, 1660-1955"
  • Dinah in entry for Aaron Bowen, "Connecticut, Vital Records, Prior to 1850"
  • Dinah in entry for Aaron Bowen, "Connecticut, Vital Records, Prior to 1850"

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