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Sarah Black Diviny
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Birth: Oct. 26, 1748
York County
Pennsylvania, USA
Death: Jan. 12, 1834
Duncans Creek
Rutherford County
North Carolina, USA

Sarah Black was born in Mount Joy Township, York County, PA. She was the daughter of Robert Black and Ann McCall Black. She was the wife of Aaron Deveny and settled with her husband in Rutherford County, NC in 1775. She lived in the Duncan's Creek community along Brier Creek until her death in 1734.She was the mother of nine children. When her husband, Captain Aaron Deveny, was captured by Tories during the Revolutionary War, she pled with British Major Patrick Fergeson for for his release. After two weeks of pleading and tears, Major Patrick Ferguson released her husbon Aaron. He said he would rather see the death of twenty men than the tears of one woman. 
 
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  Aron Diviny (1747 - 1842)*
 
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Burial:
Deviney Cemetery
Bostic
Rutherford County
North Carolina, USA
 
Created by: Mountainspring
Record added: Nov 04, 2012
Find A Grave Memorial# 100132276
Sarah Black Diviny
Added by: Mountainspring
 
Sarah Black Diviny
Added by: Mountainspring
 
 
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In memory of my 5X great-grandmother Sarah Black Deveny (Diviny)
- Mountainspring
 Added: Nov. 4, 2012
 
 
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