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Sarah Casey Thurston Bliss
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Birth: unknown
Rhode Island, USA
Death: May 26, 1822
Newport
Newport County
Rhode Island, USA

Sarah Casey THURSTON
Birth: ABT 1755 in Rhode Island
Note:
STB in the 68th year of her age at death 26 May 1822. If precise, that implies birth between 27 May 1754 and 26 May 1755.

Thurston genealogy gives 1756.

Death: 26 MAY 1822 in Newport, Newport County, Rhode Island
Buried: Bliss Lot (?)

Note: "Sunday last" on 1 Jun 1822 is indeed 26 May as stated in her death notice.
Religion: member of Newport Sabbatarian Church

"If her death notice is not a pious exaggeration, she joined the Newport church prior to 26 May 1782. 18 AUG 1784 Newport, Newport County, Rhode Island."

Event: Obituary 01 JUN 1822 Newport, Newport County, Rhode Island
Note: DIED, In this town on Sunday last, Mrs. Sarah C. Bliss, widow of Capt. Thomas Bliss, in the 68th year of her age. She was for more than 40 years a member of the Sabbatarian Church in this town.


Father: Benjamin THURSTON b: 06 MAY 1731
Mother: Ann JACKSON b: ABT 1733

Married: Thomas Ward BLISS b: 02 JUN 1761 in Middletown, Newport County, Rhode Island
"Married: 13 NOV 1783 in Trinity Church, Newport, Newport County, Rhode Island
Note: Like her parents, Sarah was married in Newport's Anglican Church. Within a year, like her father-in-law and presumably her husband, she became a Seventy-Day Baptist."

Married: 13 NOV 1783 in Newport, Newport, Rhode Island

Children
1. Elizabeth Eyres BLISS b: 2 OCT 1784 in Newport, Newport, Rhode Island
2. Barbara Phillips BLISS b: 14 MAR 1786 in Newport, Newport, Rhode Island
3. Benjamin Thurston BLISS b: 20 MAR 1788 in Newport, Newport, Rhode Island
4. Sarah Thurston BLISS b: 11 SEP 1790 in Newport, Newport, Rhode Island
5. James BLISS b: AUG 1791 in Newport, Newport, Rhode Island
6. Amy BLISS b: AUG 1791 in Newport, Newport, Rhode Island
7. Thomas Ward BLISS b: 13 NOV 1792 in Newport, Newport, Rhode Island
8. Ebenezer David BLISS b: 29 DEC 1796 in Newport, Newport, Rhode Island

 
 
Family links: 
 Spouse:
  Thomas W. Bliss (1761 - 1798)
 
 Children:
  Ebenezer David Bliss (1796 - 1884)*
 
*Calculated relationship
 
Burial:
Bliss Lot
Middletown
Newport County
Rhode Island, USA
 
Created by: Zoe Tom
Record added: May 18, 2012
Find A Grave Memorial# 90309029
 

Sarah Thurston Bliss was my th ggrandmother. May you rest in His loving hands.
- Vicky Braun
 Added: Nov. 13, 2013

- Janice Dean LeMaster
 Added: Apr. 23, 2013
 
 
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