Jethro Sanborn

18 September 1770–28 March 1838 (Age 67)
Sandown, Rockingham, New Hampshire, United States

The Life of Jethro

When Jethro Sanborn was born on 18 September 1770, in Sandown, Rockingham, New Hampshire, United States, his father, John Sanborn, was 30 and his mother, Elizabeth Sargent, was 31. He married Hannah Foss on 4 October 1792, in Chester, Rockingham, New Hampshire, United States. They were the parents of at least 6 sons and 5 daughters. He died on 28 March 1838, in his hometown, at the age of 67.

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Family Time Line

Jethro Sanborn
1770–1838
Hannah Foss
1770–1848
Marriage: 4 October 1792
Elizabeth Sanborn
1792–1867
Eliza French
–1874
Nancy Sanborn
1794–
John Sanborn
1798–
John Sanborn
1798–
Rufus Sanborn
1801–1877
John G Sanborn
1805–
Polly Sanborn
1806–1824
Polly Sanborn
1806–1824
Isaac Sanborn
1808–1887
Cyrus Sanborn
1811–1901

Spouse and Children

    Male1770–1838Male

    Hannah Foss

    Female1770–1848Female

MARRIAGE
4 October 1792
Chester, Rockingham, New Hampshire, United States
children

(11)

    Elizabeth Sanborn

    Female1792–1867Female

    Nancy Sanborn

    Female1794–Female

    John Sanborn

    Male1798–Male

    John Sanborn

    Male1798–Male

    Rufus Sanborn

    Male1801–1877Male

+6 More Children

Parents and Siblings

siblings

(8)

    Abigail Sanborn

    Female1759–1828Female

    Male1759–1843Male

    Winthrop Sanborn

    Male1761–1843Male

    Sarah Sanborn

    Female1763–1860Female

    Sarah Sanborn

    Female1764–1860Female

+3 More Children

World Events (8)

1776

Age 6

Thomas Jefferson's American Declaration of Independence endorsed by Congress. Colonies declare independence.
1776

Age 6

New Hampshire is 9th state.
1788 · The First Presidential Election

Age 18

The First Presidential election was held in the newly created United States of America. Under the Articles of Confederation, the executive branch of the country was not set up for an individual to help lead the nation. So, under the United States Constitution they position was put in. Because of his prominent roles during the Revolutionary War, George Washington was voted in unanimously as the First President of the United States.

Name Meaning

Variant of English Sandburn, a habitational name from Sandburn House in North Yorkshire.

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

Possible Related Names

Sources (3)

  • J Sanborn in entry for Eliza French, "New Hampshire Death Records, 1654-1947"
  • Jethro Sanborn in entry for Nancy Sanborn, "New Hampshire Birth Records, Early to 1900"
  • Jethro Sanborn, "New Hampshire Marriage Records, 1637-1947"

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