12 March 1826–12 November 1911 (Age 85)
Toronto, York, Ontario, Canada
When Sarah Sweet was born on 12 March 1826, in Toronto, York, Ontario, Canada, her father, Wait Sweet, was 43 and her mother, Frances Archibald, was 30. She married Henry Sudweeks on 5 September 1843, in Northville, LaSalle, Illinois, United States. They were the parents of at least 7 sons and 5 daughters. She lived in Circleville, Piute, Utah, United States in 1900 and Junction, Piute, Utah, United States in 1910. In 1880, at the age of 54, her occupation is listed as sarah sweet sudweeks became well known as a midwife. it is said that she was set apart for work of that kind while they were living at either st. george or cedar. in piute county she was much in demand as a midwife. president brigham young, in setting her apart, promised her (i am told) that in the performance of her work she would never lose a mother, and she never did. she went out day and night, and even to places as far away as monroe on the north and koosharem on the east in Circleville, Piute, Utah, United States. She died on 12 November 1911, in Richfield, Sevier, Utah, United States, at the age of 85, and was buried in Junction Cemetery, Junction, Piute, Utah, United States.
Sarah Sweet Sudweeks Sarah Sweet was born March 12, 1826, near the city or Toronto, Ontario, Canada. I quote a few sentences from an old research letter such as she sent out to relatives to collect …
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