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Sara Ann Delano Roosevelt
Birth: Sep. 21, 1854
Orange County
New York, USA
Death: Sep. 7, 1941
Hyde Park
Dutchess County
New York, USA

Sara Ann Delano was the wife of James Roosevelt and the mother of Franklin Delano Roosevelt. She was born and raised in the town of Newburgh, NY. Her family was very wealthy and she traveled often to China and surrounding countries as a child. She was a firm believer of a regimented lifestyle, and carried through the finances and actions of her very large estate in Hyde Park after her husband's death. She played a big part in FDR's campaigns and entertaining many of his prominent guest at her home in Hyde Park NY.She was supporting her son's career and presidency even standing in for the first lady, Eleanor Roosevelt, several times at public occasions. She died 230 days after hers son's re electing to Presidency. In commemoration of her life, she was honored with the Sara Delano Roosevelt Park in New York City's Lower East Side, which was dedicated during her lifetime, in 1934. (bio by: AMMNY) 
Family links: 
  Warren Delano (1809 - 1898)
  Catherine Robbins Lyman Delano (1825 - 1896)
  James Roosevelt (1828 - 1900)*
  Franklin Delano Roosevelt (1882 - 1945)*
  Susan Maria Delano (1844 - 1846)*
  Louisa Church Delano (1846 - 1869)*
  Deborah Perry Delano Forbes (1847 - 1940)*
  Anne Lyman Delano Hitch (1849 - 1926)*
  Warren Delano (1850 - 1851)*
  Warren Delano (1852 - 1920)*
  Sara Ann Delano Roosevelt (1854 - 1941)
  Philippe Delano (1857 - 1881)*
  Katherine Robbins Delano Collier (1860 - 1953)*
  Frederic Adrian Delano (1863 - 1953)*
  Laura Franklin Delano (1864 - 1884)*
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Saint James Episcopal Churchyard
Hyde Park
Dutchess County
New York, USA
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Record added: Feb 22, 2000
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Sara Ann <i>Delano</i> Roosevelt
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