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Sarah Ogden (Whitehead)

Birthplace: New Haven, New Haven, Connecticut, USA
Death: Died in Elizabethtown, Essex, New Jersey, USA
Immediate Family:

Daughter of Isaac Whitehead, of New Jersey and Mary Whitehead
Wife of Joseph Ogden
Mother of Joseph Ogden, 2nd
Sister of Susannah Bonnell; Isaac Whitehead, II; Mary Whitehead; Samuel Whitehead; Joseph Whitehead and 3 others
Half sister of John Yates; Mary Oliver; Eliakim Higgins; Jediah Higgins; Zerah Higgins and 5 others

Managed by: David Russell Romine
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About Sarah Ogden

From "The Ogden Family in America, Elizabethtown Branch, and Their English Ancestry: John Ogden, the Pilgrim, and His Descendants, 1640-1906," By William Ogden Wheeler, Published by Printed for private circulation by J.B. Lippincott company, 1907:

5. Joseph Ogden (John 1), b. Nov. 9, 1642 (?); d. before Jan. 15, 1690; m. ___ Sarah Whitehead, b. ___; d. ___; dau. of Isaac Whitehead.

Sarah (Whitehead) Ogden was dau. of Isaac Whitehead. She was appointed Jan. 15, 1690, administratrix of her husband Joseph Ogden's estate. She had four husbands. She is named on Dec. 31, 1702, as the widow of William Brown, of Elizabethtown. In the latter's will, dated Dec. 10, 1702, he makes bequests to his "sons-in-law" (step-sons) Joseph and Isaac Ogden, and gives a large share of his property to "my loving and dearly beloved wife Sarah." She next m. Francis Sayer, and upon his decease was appointed Nov. 6, 1708, administratrix of his estate. A receipt found among the "Burnet Papers" reads: "1705 Isaac Ogden son-in-law of Francis Sayer receives from Francis Sayer his share and portion of the estate of his father Joseph Ogden." The "Burnet Papers" also say that Sarah was wife of Azariah Crane, Mar. 3, 1720-1.


19. Joseph Ogden, 2d, b. ___; d. Jan. 1720; m. Joanna Baker.

20. Isaac Ogden, b. ___; d 1722; m. Mary ____.

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Sarah Ogden's Timeline

January 3, 1656
New Haven, New Haven, Connecticut, USA
Age 24
Elizabeth, Essex, New Jersey, United States
New Jersey, United States
Elizabethtown, Essex, New Jersey, USA