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Sarah “Sally” Cobb Paine

Birth
Taunton, Bristol County, Massachusetts, USA
Death 6 Jun 1816 (aged 72)
Boston, Suffolk County, Massachusetts, USA
Burial Boston, Suffolk County, Massachusetts, USA
Plot Tomb 88
Memorial ID 21653990 View Source
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Sally Cobb Paine, wife of Robert Treat Paine, one of the signers, was born and reared in Taunton, Mass., where her father, Captain Thomas Cobb, was a prominent citizen, magistrate, and member of the legislature, who in 1754 had commanded a Taunton company in the French and Indian War. Her mother was Lydia Leonard, whose father and grandfather, both, of whom were called Captain James Leonard, had been prominent in the early history of Bristol County. Her brother, Gen. David Cobb, served all through the Revolution, three years of that time being an aide on the staff of Washington.


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  • Maintained by: Member#47194125
  • Originally Created by: The Guardian
  • Added: 19 Sep 2007
  • Find a Grave Memorial 21653990
  • Find a Grave, database and images (www.findagrave.com/memorial/21653990/sarah-paine : accessed ), memorial page for Sarah “Sally” Cobb Paine (15 May 1744–6 Jun 1816), Find a Grave Memorial ID 21653990, citing Granary Burying Ground, Boston, Suffolk County, Massachusetts, USA ; Maintained by Member#47194125 (contributor 47194125) .