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Sarah Gould Cannon Peck
Birth: Apr. 24, 1844
New Bedford
Bristol County
Massachusetts, USA
Death: Mar. 24, 1929
Providence County
Rhode Island, USA

Sarah Gould Cannon was the daughter of Charles and Mary Pease (Fisher) Cannon, and was a descendant of Mayflower passengers John and Elizabeth (Tilley) Howland. On Sept. 3, 1866, she married Leander Remington Peck, who became a prominent Rhode Island businessman. They had two children, Frederick S. Peck and Edith Peck Phillips. The family lived at Osamequin Farm, Barrington, in the summer, and much of the rest of the year in Providence. Sarah was well-known for keeping a beautiful home and for her collection of silver and copper lustre. After the death of her husband in 1909, Sarah donated land and had the Leander R. Peck School erected in Barrington. The school served the community many years and now houses the Barrington Public Library. Sarah also provided, along with her son, $10,000 towards perpetual care of a memorial tomb erected in memory of her husband by their daughter. It stands today not far from the family plot in Princes Hill. 
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  Charles Cannon (____ - 1869)
  Mary Ann Pease Fisher Cannon (____ - 1905)
  Leander Remington Peck (1843 - 1909)*
  Frederick Stanhope Peck (1868 - 1947)*
  Edith Remington Peck Phillips (1874 - 1963)*
  Carrie G Cannon Bartlett (____ - 1934)*
  Ellen Stanhope Cannon (____ - 1862)*
  Sarah Gould Cannon Peck (1844 - 1929)
*Calculated relationship
Princes Hill Burial Ground
Bristol County
Rhode Island, USA
Created by: Jen Snoots
Record added: Jul 18, 2005
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