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Sarah "Sally" Miller Ackerly
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Birth: May 21, 1766
Cumberland County
Pennsylvania, USA
Death: Jul. 5, 1858
Natural Bridge
Rockbridge County
Virginia, USA

Sarah Miller was born in Cumberland Co., PA. She moved with her parents, Stephen and Catherine (Katey Haverbour)Miller down to Augusta County, Va. There she met and married John Paul Ackerly (from the German, Ackerlein). They wed on 27 Nov 1788. They became the parents of four sons and seven daughters. In the late 1790's they moved to Rockbridge County (near Natural Bridge in a little settlement called Summers off Plank Road). They named their house "Willow Pond." After her husband's death in 1827 she continued living in the house with her unmarried daughter, Elizabeth as was stated in his will that their four sons were to provide a "comfortable" life for her. William resided there with his wife and 2 children. She was 92 when she died of pneumonia.
 
 
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 Children:
  William Ackerly (1804 - 1853)*
  Elizabeth Ackerly (1808 - 1852)*
 
*Calculated relationship
 
Burial:
Ackerly Cemetery
Rockbridge County
Virginia, USA
 
Created by: Diane
Record added: Jun 18, 2012
Find A Grave Memorial# 92120714
Sarah Sally <i>Miller</i> Ackerly
Added by: Diane
 
Sarah Sally <i>Miller</i> Ackerly
Added by: Diane
 
 
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Remembering you, my 5th great grandmother. May you rest in the arms of angels.
- DonnaS
 Added: Nov. 20, 2014
RIP grandmother Sarah, so glad we found where you are. With love from your 4th great grandson & family Gary , Diane, and Lissa
- Diane
 Added: Jun. 22, 2012
 
 
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