Sarah Sally Alsop

1763–1820 (Age 57)
Caroline, Virginia, British Colonial America

The Life of Sarah Sally

When Sarah Sally Alsop was born in 1763, in Caroline, Virginia, British Colonial America, her father, Samuel Alsop, was 25 and her mother, Mary Harris Alsop, was 22. She married John Pendleton in January 1783, in Spotsylvania, Virginia, United States. They were the parents of at least 5 sons and 6 daughters. She died before 1820, in Spotsylvania, Virginia, United States, at the age of 56.

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Family Time Line

John Pendleton
1755–1828
Sarah Sally Alsop
1763–1820
Marriage: January 1783
Elizabeth Betsy Pendleton
1789–1873
Curtis Pendleton
1790–1814
Rice Pendleton
1790–1836
Chesley Thacker Pendleton
1802–1831
Nancy Pendleton
1792–
Nancy Pendleton
1794–1832
Sarah Pendleton
1796–1861
John A. Pendleton
1797–1834
John Pendleton
1797–1834
Frances Pendleton
1805–
Frances Fannie Pendleton
1807–1870

Spouse and Children

    John Pendleton

    Male1755–1828Male

    Female1763–1820Female

MARRIAGE
January 1783
Spotsylvania, Virginia, United States
children

(11)

    Elizabeth Betsy Pendleton

    Female1789–1873Female

    Curtis Pendleton

    Male1790–1814Male

    Rice Pendleton

    Male1790–1836Male

    Nancy Pendleton

    Female1792–Female

    Female1794–1832Female

+6 More Children

Parents and Siblings

    Male1738–1814Male

    Mary Harris Alsop

    Female1741–1788Female

siblings

(1)

World Events (8)

1775

Age 12

"Patrick Henry made his ""Give me Liberty or Give me Death"" speech in Richmond Virginia."
1776

Age 13

Thomas Jefferson's American Declaration of Independence endorsed by Congress. Colonies declare independence.
1780 · Richmond Becomes the Capital

Age 17

On April 18, 1780 Richmond became the capital of Virginia. It was the temporary capital from 1780-1788.

Name Meaning

English: habitational name from Alsop in Derbyshire, named with the genitive of the Old English personal name Ælle + Old English hop ‘enclosed valley’.

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

Possible Related Names

Sources (3)

  • Virginia, Historical Society Papers, 1607-2007; https://familysearch.org/ark:/61903/3:1:33S7-9PX8-B4Q?cc=1932510&wc=MD1N-936%3A229206901%2C230122201
  • Sarah in entry for Sarah Pendleton, "England Births and Christenings, 1538-1975"
  • Sally in entry for Sally Pendleton, "England Deaths and Burials, 1538-1991"

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