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 Sarah <I>Andrews</I> Osborn

Sarah Andrews Osborn

Birth
Hartford, Hartford County, Connecticut, USA
Death 6 Nov 1719 (aged 39)
Ridgefield, Fairfield County, Connecticut, USA
Burial Ridgefield, Fairfield County, Connecticut, USA
Memorial ID 68225639 · View Source
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Father:
John Andrews
Mother:
Bethiah Kirby

Marriage: 1699
Richard Osborn
(OCT1676-1779)

Children:
1-Abigail Osborn b.Jul 1702,
Fairfield County CT;
2-David Osborn b: Nov 1700,
Ridgefield, Fairfield County CT;
3-Joseph Osborn b: 1 Sep 1706,
Salem, Westchester County, NY;
4-John Osborn b: May 1704,
Ridgefield, Fairfield County CT;
5-Samuel Osborn b: Nov 1708,
Ridgefield, Fairfield County CT;
6-Jonathan Osborn b: Nov 1710,
Ridgefield, Fairfield County CT;
7-Sarah Osborn b: 12 Dec 1712,
Ridgefield, Fairfield County CT;
8-Hezekiah Osborn b: 30 Apr 1715,
Ridgefield, Fairfield County CT;
9-Jeremiah Osborn b: 17 Dec 1717;
10-Daniel Osborn b: 20 Oct 1719,
Ridgefield, Fairfield County CT.

From A HISTORY OF RIDGEFIELD, CONN: from its first settlement to the present time. By Daniel Webster Teller. Pub 1878.

Old Town Cemetery;
"Two stones are still to be seen : one a freestone, the other a common granite; one marks the grave of Sarah, wife of Richard Osborn, Esq., ........Mrs. Osborn's is the oldest stone now standing in town." i.e. 1878.

"Sarah Andrews Osborn was buried at Old Town Cemetery.
No gravestones exist for that cemetery, just a modern-day monument.
jack "
courtesy of:
Jack Sanders
91 Olmstead Lane
Ridgefield CT 06877

The Burying Yard, alias; Old Town Cemetery, contains a monument listing 40 people who were buried in this cemetery between 1708 and about 1760. No original stones still stand. Inscribed on the stone monument in the Burying Yard:
Ye burying Yard. Lay'd out ye Nov. 25. 1708
by the first Settlers of the Town of Ridgefield.
Included within the names of the 40 settlers we find:
• Richard Osburn • Sarah Osburn •

Paternal lineage: ANDREWS
Sarah3 Andrews>>John2 Andrews>>Francis1 Andrews;
Immigration: Bankside, Essex, England>>Hartford, Hartford County, Connecticut.

Maternal Lineage: KIRBY
Bethiah3 Kirby>>John2 Kirby>>Humphrey1 Kirby;
Immigration: Rowington, Warwickshire, England>>CT


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Gravesite Details Original stone read 'Sarah Osborn'. Monument was mis-transcribed as 'Sarah Osburn'.
  • Created by: anne
  • Added: 11 Apr 2011
  • Find A Grave Memorial 68225639
  • Virginia Witucke
  • Find A Grave, database and images (https://www.findagrave.com : accessed ), memorial page for Sarah Andrews Osborn (12 Jan 1680–6 Nov 1719), Find A Grave Memorial no. 68225639, citing Ye Burying Yard, Ridgefield, Fairfield County, Connecticut, USA ; Maintained by anne (contributor 47359288) .