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Sarah Fuller Fuller
Birth: Apr. 23, 1680
Bristol County
Massachusetts, USA
Death: Mar. 23, 1750
Bristol County
Massachusetts, USA

Sarah Fuller, dau. of Jonathan Fuller (Robert,1) and Elizabeth Wilmarth, b. Apr. 23, 1680 at Rehoboth, Mass. She is prob. the "Sary" Fuller who d. Mar. 23, "1750" at Attleboro, Mass., 70.

Sarah Fuller m. 1) circa 1707 as his 2nd wife, John Follett, Sr., s. of Robert Follett and Persis Black, b. July 10, 1669 at Salem, Mass. He d. in 1718 at Attelboro, Mass. Due to genealogical confusion regarding the Follett-Fuller families and the interrelationships that on their face are otherwise confusing, the memorialist has chosen to first detail the family of John Follett, Sr. and his first wife Martha Kellum.

John Follett, Sr., m. 1) July 10, 1694 at Lynn, Mass., Martha Kellum {q.v., Callum}, b. June 18, 1670 at Lynn, Mass. She d. Apr. 17, 1706 at Attleboro, Mass., 36. By his first marriage, John Follett had the following seven children:

i. John Follett, Jr., b. July 29, 1695 at Salem, Mass.; m. Dec. 29, 1720 at Attleboro, Mary Bishop, dau. of Samuel and Mary Bishop, bapt. June 25, 1699 at Beverly, Mass.

ii. Ruth Follett, b. Dec. 9, 1696 at Salem, Mass.; m. Mar. 20, 1722/3 at Attleboro, Mass., Jonathan Freeman.

iii. Joseph Follett, bapt. May 21, 1699 at Salem, Mass. and d. in infancy.

iv. Abigail Follett, bapt. Aug. 31, 1701 at Rumsford Cong. Chh. (aka Newman's Chh.) at Rehoboth, Mass., d. Dec. 4, 1740 at Attleboro, Mass.; m. Oct. 26, 1727 at Attleboro as his first wife, Obadiah Fuller, only child of Robert Fuller (Robert,2 Robert,1) and Elizabeth Shepardson, b. Dec. 25, 1699 at Rehoboth. Two children of the family. Obadiah m. 2) Abigail Richardson, dau. of Seth Richardson and Mary Brown, and widow of Robert Follett, Sr., the half-brother of Obadiah Fuller's deceased first wife.

v. Joseph Follett, bapt. Mar. 25, 1703 at Rumsford Cong. Chh. (aka Newman's Chh.) at Rehoboth, Mass., d. unmarried Apr. 24, 1724 at Attleboro, Mass.

vi. Persis Follett, bapt. Aug. 5, 1704 at Rumsford Cong. Chh. (aka Newman's Chh.) at Rehoboth, Mass., d. Feb. 6, 1753 at Attleboro, Mass.; m. June 6, 1728 at Attleboro, Noah Carpenter, Jr., s. of Noah Carpenter and Sarah Johnson, b. Nov. 25, 1701 at Attleboro. He d. June 7, 1753 at Attleboro. Four children of the family.

vii. Samuel Follett, b. Apr. 5 (bapt. Oct. 13), 1706 at Attleboro, Mass.; m. Dec. 20, 1733 at Norton, Mass., Margaret Tisdale.

The children of John Follett, Sr. and his 2nd wife Sarah Fuller, all b. of record at Attleboro, Mass., are:

viii. Elizabeth Follett, b. Oct. 16, 1708; m. by intention dated June 16, 1733, Ephraim Lane.

ix. Jonathan Follett, b. Mar 13, 1709/10, d. by drowning on Dec. 9, 1742; m. May 20, 1735 at Norton, Mass., Abiah Hodges. Four children of the family. Abiah m. 2) by an intention at Attleboro dated Oct. 25, 1745, Robert Claflen of Attleboro.

x. Robert Follett, b. Aug. 25, 1712, drowned with his brother Jonathan on Dec. 9, 1742; m. June 17, 1736 at Attleboro, Abigail Richardson, dau. of Seth Richardson and Mary Brown, b. Mar. 24, 1717/18 at Attleboro. Three children of the family. She m. 2) as his 2nd wife, Obadiah Fuller (see child iv. above.)

xi. Susanna Follett, b. May 18, 1714; no further details known.

xii. Martha Follett, b. Aug. 28, 1716; d. in infancy Oct. 21, 1716.

John Follett's estate record includes the appointment of John Fuller (his widow Sarah's 2nd husband) of Attleboro as guardian of Samuel Follet (over 14), son of John Follet of Attleboro, dated 15 March 1725/6 [BristCPR 5:237/8].
Appointment of John Fuller & Sarah Fuller of Attleboro as guardian of Jonathan & Elizabeth Follet (both over 14), & Robert & Susannah Follet (both under 14), children of John Follet of Attleboro, dated 15 March 1725/6 [ibid. 5:238].
Account of Sarah Fuller formerly Follet, who was widow of John Follet, & John Follet his son, Admins., dated 15 March 1725/6. Mentions a trip to Ashford (Ct.) to sell lands [ibid. 5:239/40].
Order for the division of the estate of John Follet of Attleboro, decd intestate, dated 13 May 1726 [ibid. 5:307/8].
Division of the estate of John Follet of Attleboro betw. his widow Sarah Follet (now Fuller) and children: John Follet (eldest son), Ruth Freeman, Abigail Follet, Samuel Follet, Persis Follet, Elizabeth Follet, Susannah Follet, Jonathan Follet & Robert Follet, dated 16 August 1726. Commissioners: John Foster, Joseph Bucklin, Noah Carpenter & Samuel Day [ibid. 5:308/9/10].

Sarah (Fuller) Follett m. 2) June 29, 1720 at Attleboro, Mass. as his 2nd wife, her 1st cousin Dea. John Fuller, s. of John Fuller (Robert,1) and Abigail Titus, b. Sept. 8, 1674 at Rehoboth, Mass. They had one known child, dau. Sarah, b. Sept. 12, 1721 at Attleboro. Dea. Fuller m. 1) Dec. 28, 1701 at Rehoboth, Mass., Joanna Shephardson, dau. of Daniel Shephardson and Elizabeth Call, whose date and place of birth the memorialist cannot find. She d. Aug. 17, 1719 at Attleboro, Mass. By his 1st m., Dea. Fuller had six older children: Ithamar (dau.), Abigail, John, Jeduthan, Abial (son), and Joanna. Dea. John Fuller d. Oct. 4, 1747 at Attleboro, Mass., 74.
Family links: 
  Jonathan Fuller (1645 - 1709)
  Elizabeth Wilmarth Fuller (1647 - ____)
  John Follett (1669 - 1718)
  John Fuller (1674 - 1747)
  Jonathan Follett (1709 - 1742)*
  Robert Follett (1712 - 1742)*
  Jonathan Fuller (1665 - 1716)*
  Robert Fuller (1674 - 1710)*
  Elizabeth Fuller Shepardson (1678 - 1716)*
  Sarah Fuller Fuller (1680 - 1750)
*Calculated relationship
Created by: Don Blauvelt
Record added: Jan 04, 2011
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