|Death: ||Oct. 5, 1837|
She is the daughter of John Devine and Jane Walker. John Devine (son of John Divine and Ruth Babcock) was born Abt. 1674 in Hopkinton, MA, and died 1754. He married Jane Walker on 17 Nov 1744.
She married on 30 September 1776 in Hopkinson, Middlesex Co., MA. the Rev John Leland who was a Baptist preacher and was the son of James & Lucy Warren Leland. He was born on 14 May 1754 in Grafton, Worcester Co. MA and died 14 Jan 1841 in Cheshire, Berkshire Co. MA.
They left for VA shortly after they were married.
They returned to MA about 1790 and lived in and near Cheshire, Berkshire Co, MA.
Page 90 of Sherman Leland lists children of John Leland and Sarah Divine:
Betsy Born 1777 Married John Barker
Hannah B. 1778 Jesse Mason
Polly 1780 Isaac Ford
John D. 1782 Jemimah Hall
Sally Tolar Leland (B: ~1783/84; D: 17 Dec 1881): Md: 1806 to Ansel Melvin they had a son Napolean Bonapart Melvin B:~1819)
Lucy 1785 Joseph Bennet
Fanny 1787 James Green
Nancy 1789 Rawsell Mason
Lemuel P, 1793 Olive Powell
John Leland (1754 - 1841)
Betsey Leland Barker (1777 - 1855)*
Polly Leland Ford (1780 - 1840)*
Lemuel Powers Leland (1793 - 1885)*
Created by: Mark Persons
Record added: Jul 16, 2012
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