Sarah Churchill

1657–1699 (Age 41)
Wethersfield, Hartford, Connecticut Colony, British Colonial America

The Life of Sarah

When Sarah Churchill was born on 11 November 1657, in Wethersfield, Hartford, Connecticut Colony, British Colonial America, her father, Josiah Churchill, was 45 and her mother, Elizabeth Foote, was 41. She married William Wickham on 17 November 1683, in Glastonbury, Hartford, Connecticut, United States. They were the parents of at least 3 sons and 2 daughters. She died on 7 January 1699, in Glastonbury, Hartford, Connecticut Colony, British Colonial America, at the age of 41, and was buried in Old Eastbury Cemetery, Glastonbury, Hartford, Connecticut Colony, British Colonial America.

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Family Time Line

Sarah Churchill
1657–1699
William Wickham
1657–1730
Marriage: 17 November 1683
Elizabeth Wickham
1684–1726
Naomi Wickham
1690–1743
William Wickham Jr.
1687–1743
Deacon Jonathan Wickham
1688–1743
John Wickham
1696–1718

Spouse & Children

MARRIAGE
17 November 1683
Glastonbury, Hartford, Connecticut, United States
children

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Parents & Siblings

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Name Meaning

English: habitational name from any of various places named Churchill, for example in Devon, Oxfordshire, Somerset, and Worcestershire. Most were probably originally named with a Celtic element crūg ‘hill’ (which early on was reinterpreted as Old English cyrice ‘church’), to which was added Old English hyll ‘hill’.

Possible Related Names

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

Sources (3)

  • Sarah Churchill, "Connecticut, Vital Records, Prior to 1850"
  • Sarah Churchill Wickham, "Find A Grave Index"
  • Sarah Churchill Wickham, "Find A Grave Index"

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