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Martha Montague Sage
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Birth: Nov. 15, 1754
Hartford County
Connecticut, USA
Death: Mar. 4, 1839
Hartford County
Connecticut, USA

Martha married Elisha Sage, 27 Jun 1776, in Cromwell, CT. They had 12 children.

She outlived her husband by many years residing the latter part of her life with her daughter, Lorinda. The book "History and Genealogy of the Montague Family of America," pg. 105, states that she died at her daughter Lorinda's house in Herkimer, NY. The Cromwell Church records (detailed below) indicate that she died "at the city," from which we assume a death location of Hartford, CT.

A great deal more information can be found on Martha's ancestors in the book "History and genealogy of the Montague family of America". Martha was a direct descendant of English royalty including King Henry III.

-Rufus B. Sage (1777-1826)
-Elisha Sage (1779-1854)
-Martha Sage (1780-1857)
-Barzillia Sage (1782-1854)
-Fanny Sage (1784-1808)
-Mary Sage (1785-1786)
-Mary Sage (1787-1864)
-Laurinda Sage (1789-1856)
-Amos Sage (1791-1856)
-Alvin Sage (1793-1860)
-Wealthy Sage (1795-1825)
-Cyprian Sage (1797-1820)

Cromwell Church records, Sage.

Martha, wid., adm. ch., Dec. 11, 1803 (1-84); d. Mar. 3, 1839, 84, "at the city." [i.e., Hartford] (2-39)

Note that the date of death from the church records is one day different than that on her headstone.
Family links: 
  John Montague (1722 - 1816)
  Ann Belden Montague (1723 - 1817)
  Elisha Sage (1755 - 1801)*
  Rufus Sage (1777 - 1826)*
  Elisha Sage (1779 - 1854)*
  Barzillai Sage (1782 - 1854)*
  Alvin Sage (1793 - 1860)*
  Wealthy Sage Merwin (1795 - 1825)*
  Martha Montague Sage (1754 - 1839)
  John Montague (1762 - 1811)*
*Calculated relationship
Note: 84 yrs. Wife of Elisha.
Old Burying Ground
Middlesex County
Connecticut, USA
Maintained by: KBStewart-Family
Originally Created by: Linda Mac
Record added: Jun 03, 2011
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Martha <i>Montague</i> Sage
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Martha <i>Montague</i> Sage
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- Ford
 Added: May. 5, 2013
5th Great Grandmother
- Bobbie
 Added: Feb. 21, 2013

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