Sarah Van Burgh Livingston (1756 - 1802)

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Nicknames: "Sarah (Sally) Van Burgh", "Livingston. Jay"
Death: Died in New Bedford, Westchester, New York, United States
Managed by: Seth Wheatley, III
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About Sarah Van Burgh Livingston

Daughter of William Livingston & M. Susannah French.

Sarah "Sally" married JOHN JAY on April 28, 1774. They were the parents of five(5)surviving children: Peter Augustus, Maria, Anne, William, and Sarah Louisa.

In 1782, while living in Paris, Sarah met and befriend Madame Lafayette. While residing in Paris, Sarah became a member of the intellectual circle that surrounded Benjamin Franklin.

1801, the Jays retired to a farm near Bedford, New York, where Sarah Livingston Jay died in 1802.

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Sarah Jay (Livingston)'s Timeline

August 2, 1756
April 28, 1774
Age 17
Elizabethtown, New Jersey
Age 19
Age 32
May 28, 1802
Age 45
New Bedford, Westchester, New York, United States