Sarah Learned Ewer

Female18 January 1606–1652

Brief Life History of Sarah

When Sarah Learned Ewer was born on 18 January 1606, in Bermondsey, Surrey, England, United Kingdom, her father, William Learned, was 26 and her mother, Goodith Gillman, was 17. She married Thomas Ewer on 13 January 1624, in Bermondsey, Surrey, England. They were the parents of at least 2 sons and 2 daughters. She died in 1652, in Barnstable, Barnstable, Massachusetts Bay Colony, British Colonial America, at the age of 46.

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Family Time Line

Thomas Lothrop
Sarah Learned Ewer
Marriage: 11 December 1639
William Ewer
Robert Ewer
John Ewer
Sarah Ewer
Mary Lothrop
Elizabeth Lothrop
Hannah Lothrop
Thomas Lothrop
Melatiah Lothrop
Elizabeth Lothrop
Bethia Lothrop

Sources (6)

  • Thomas Ewer & Sarah Learned in the London, England, Church of England Baptisms, Marriages and Burials, 1538-1812
  • Sarah Learned Ewer Lothrop, "Find A Grave Index"
  • Article: "Updates from English Records for Some Great Migration Immigrants Who Came by 1635," The New England Historical and Genealogical Register, Volume 172 (Fall 2018)

Spouse and Children

  • Marriage
    11 December 1639Massachusetts Bay Colony, British Colonial America
  • Children (11)

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    Siblings (6)

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    World Events (2)

    1620 · The Pilgrims Board the Mayflower

    Age 14

    "The Pilgrims boarded the Mayflower in search of religious freedom in the New World in September 1620. The Mayflower set sail from Plymouth, England, with 102 passengers, 40 of whom called themselves ""Saints."" After two stormy months at sea, the ship reached the New World. Nearly half of the group died during their first winter due to malnutrition and the harsh New England winter."

    1642 · The English Civil War

    Age 36

    A series of conflicts regarding England's governance during the years 1642 to 1651 is now known as The English Civil War. Charles I summoned supporters to join him against his enemies in Parliament. In October 1642, nearly 10,000 men fought for Charles I and chased Parliament across the River Tamar. Fighting continued for years and was finally ended at the Battle of Worcester on September 3, 1651, with a Parliamentarian victory.

    Name Meaning

    Altered form of English Leonard . An intermediate stage in this change is Learnard . Compare Larned .

    History: William Learned was admitted to the First Church in Charlestown, MA, in 1632, and in 1640 was one of the first settlers of Woburn, MA. One of his better known descendants, Ebenezer, a revolutionary war officer, was born at Oxford, MA, in 1728.

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

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    SARAH (LEARNED) from wikitree

    From: wikitree THOMAS LATHROP [#302], b. abt. 1621, d. 1707, m. 11 Dec 1639 SARAH (LEARNED) Ewer (dau. of William Learned and Goodith), prob. bap. Ware, Hertfordshire, England 20 Sep 1604 [1].Sarah …

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