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Rowena Tupper Sargeant
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Birth: 1766
Death: 1790

Daughter of Gen. Ben Tupper
Wife of Major Winthrop Sargeant, Sec. of the Northwest Territory..... first marriage ceremony in the Northwest Territory.

Major Winthrop Sargent (1753-1820), Revolutionary War officer, Ohio Company agent, secretary of the Northwest Territory, and governor of the Mississippi Territory.
In 1789, he married Rowena Tupper, the daughter of General Benjamin Tupper of Revolutionary War fame. Unfortunately, Sargent's wife died in childbirth a year later, along with the child.
Family links: 
  Benjamin Tupper (1738 - 1792)
  Huldah White Tupper (1739 - 1812)
  Winthrop Sargent (1753 - 1820)
  Anselm Tupper (1763 - 1808)*
  Sophia Tupper (1766 - 1789)*
  Rowena Tupper Sargeant (1766 - 1790)
  Minerva Tupper Nye (1768 - 1836)*
  Edward White Tupper (1771 - 1824)*
  Benjamin Tupper (1775 - 1814)*
*Calculated relationship
Mound Cemetery
Washington County
Ohio, USA
Created by: Anna
Record added: Aug 05, 2012
Find A Grave Memorial# 94843598
Rowena <i>Tupper</i> Sargeant
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Rowena <i>Tupper</i> Sargeant
Added by: Anna
Rowena <i>Tupper</i> Sargeant
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My 4th cousin 8x removed.
- Betty Evans
 Added: May. 15, 2014

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