Sylvester Roe

1776–1937 (Age 160)

The Life of Sylvester

Sylvester Roe was born in December 1776. He married Jane Eleanor Fish in 1827. They were the parents of at least 1 daughter. He died on 14 May 1937, at the age of 160.

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Sylvester Roe
Jane Eleanor Fish
Marriage: 1827
Ann Elizabeth Roe

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  • Ann Elizabeth Roe


Name Meaning

1 English: nickname for a timid person, from Middle English ro ‘roe’; this is a midland and southern form of Ray 2.2 Norwegian: habitational name from any of several farmsteads named Roe or Røe, from Old Norse ruð ‘clearing’.3 English name adopted by bearers of French Baillargeon .

Possible Related Names

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

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  • Sylvester Roe in entry for Ann Elizabeth Roe, "New York, Births and Christenings, 1640-1962"

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