Sarah Sutherland German

Birth
Poughkeepsie, Dutchess County, New York, USA
Death 28 Mar 1824 (aged 79)
Norwich, Chenango County, New York, USA
Burial North Norwich, Chenango County, New York, USA
Memorial ID 114196476 · View Source
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I looked at your Find A Grave #114196476 and knew I had better give you some help. The DAR promoted some bad information many years ago and so it is now widely believed. Silas Germain 's first wife was Sarah Sutherland and they had 4 sons ,Peter,Reuben,Silas and Obadiah .She died 1766-1770,and he remarried one Esther Vail.They had several more children,including James that DAR includes with the above. If you look up David Sutherland's will of 1794 you will find her dead.
 The lady in the grave is Sarah Germain ,daughter of Reuben ,granddaughter of Silas.She was only 30 years old and was Dwarf.In a 1884 letter I got off microfilm at Buffalo/Erie County Historical Library ,someone named Sutherland explains this.
  If you want a copy ,give me a snail mail address to send it to.
                     Warren




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  • Created by: Robi StoneCypher Green
  • Added: 22 Jul 2013
  • Find A Grave Memorial 114196476
  • Find A Grave, database and images (https://www.findagrave.com : accessed ), memorial page for Sarah Sutherland German (9 May 1744–28 Mar 1824), Find A Grave Memorial no. 114196476, citing North Norwich Cemetery, North Norwich, Chenango County, New York, USA ; Maintained by Robi StoneCypher Green (contributor 47776880) .