Sarah Chesebrough

1662–1729 (Age 67)
Stonington, New London, Connecticut Colony, British Colonial America

The Life of Sarah

When Sarah Chesebrough was born on 30 January 1662, in Stonington, New London, Connecticut Colony, British Colonial America, her father, Nathaniel Chesebrough, was 32 and her mother, Hannah Dennison, was 18. She married William Gallup on 4 January 1686, in Stonington, New London, Connecticut Colony, British Colonial America. They were the parents of at least 2 sons and 4 daughters. She died on 9 September 1729, in her hometown, at the age of 67, and was buried in Mystic, Stonington, New London, Connecticut Colony, British Colonial America.

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Family Time Line

Sarah Chesebrough
1662–1729
William Gallup
1658–1731
Marriage: 4 January 1686
William Gallup
1687–1733
John Gallup
1690–
Sarah Gallup
1688–1729
Mary Gallup
1695–1736
Hannah Gallup
1698–1698
Temperance Gallup
1700–1778

Spouse & Children

MARRIAGE
4 January 1686
Stonington, New London, Connecticut Colony, British Colonial America
children

(6)

+1 More Child

Parents & Siblings

siblings

(8)

+3 More Children

Name Meaning

English: habitational name from Cheeseburn in Northumberland, recorded in 1286 as Cheseburgh, possibly from Old English cis ‘gravel’ + burh ‘stronghold’.

Possible Related Names

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

Sources (3)

  • Sarah Chesebrough, "Connecticut, Vital Records, Prior to 1850"
  • Sarah Chesebrough, "Connecticut, Vital Records, Prior to 1850"
  • Sarah Gallop, "Connecticut Deaths and Burials, 1772-1934"

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