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Sarah Safford (Low)

Also Known As: "Lowe"
Birthplace: Ipswich, Essex, Massachusetts
Death: Died in Ipswich, Essex, Massachusetts
Immediate Family:

Daughter of Thomas Low, of Ipswich and Margaret Low
Wife of John Safford, Sr.
Mother of John Safford, Jr.; Margaret Safford; Sarah Pulsifer; Mercy Safford; Rebecca Safford and 3 others
Sister of Dea. Thomas Low; Margaret Davison; Abigail Low and John Low, of Ipswich

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About Sarah Safford


  1. BIRTH: No birth rec found. Sarah is identified in the will of her father Thomas Low of Ipswich, 20 Apr 1677, proved 6 Nov 1677 (THE PROBATE RECORDS OF ESSEX COUNTY, 3 vols. [Salem, MA, 1916-20], 3:175-76 [FHL #974.45 P2p]). Date of birth is calculated from age 23 on Ipswich Quarterly Court rec, May 1660 (RECORDS AND FILES OF THE QUARTERLY COURTS OF ESSEX COUNTY, 9 vols. [Salem, MA, 1911-75], 2:200 [FHL #974.45 P2e]).
  2. MAR: No mar rec found. The will of Sarah's father, above, mentions his dau Sarah and granddaughter Sarah Safford. This granddaughter is a proved dau of John Safford. Essex deeds clearly show that the wife of John Safford was Sarah (Essex Co. Deeds, 32:161 [FHL #866028]). Hence, Sarah Low, dau of Thomas Low, married John Safford.
  3. DEATH: No death rec found. Sarah was living as late as 21 May 1712 when she acknowledged her deed to Michael Farley of 16 Jun 1708 (Essex Co. Deeds, 25:142 [FHL #866025]). ~LDS ORDINANCES BEP: I SEAL S: FGRA


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Sarah Safford's Timeline

Ipswich, Essex, Massachusetts
June 3, 1640
Age 3
Age 25
Ipswich, Essex, Massachusetts, United States
February 28, 1664
Age 27
July 14, 1664
Age 27
Ipswich, Essex, Massachusetts
February 26, 1667
Age 30
July 30, 1667
Age 30
Ipswich, Essex, Massachusetts
February 27, 1669
Age 32