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Sarah Barber (Noyes)

Birthdate: (46)
Birthplace: Noyes Beach, Newport County, Rhode Island
Death: May 30, 1761 (46)
Groton, New London County, Connecticut Colony
Place of Burial: Groton, New London County, Connecticut, United States
Immediate Family:

Daughter of James Noyes, III, MD and Ann Mason
Wife of Rev. Jonathan Barber
Mother of John Barber; Sarah Barber; Thomas Barber; Johathan Barber; James Noyes Barber and 4 others
Sister of Ann Browne; Mary Denison; James Noyes; Bridget Chesebrough; Dorothy Palmer and 1 other
Half sister of Capt. Peleg Sanford Mason and John Mason

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About Sarah Barber

Sarah (Noyes) Barber was the daughter of Doctor James Noyes, of Westerly,

Rhode Island, and granddaughter of the Reverend James Noyes, minister of

Stonington, Connecticut. Her mother was Anne, daughter of Governor Peleg

Sanford, and Mary (Brenton) Sanford, of Newport, Rhode Island. She married

the Reverend Jonathan Barber (Yale College, 1730), on November 2, 1740, in

New York City, while enroute to a position as Superintendent and lay-chaplain

of Whitefield's Orphan-House in Georgia. They remained about seven years and

returned to Long Island. Reverend Barber was ordained on the 9th of November,

1757, at the Suffolk Presbytery met at Oyster-Ponds (now called Orient). On

the 3rd of November, 1758, he was installed over the Congregational Church in

Groton, New London Co., Connecticut. It was there that Mrs. Barber died, May

30, 1761, in her 47th year. Their family was nine children, three born in

Georgia, and six in Oyster-Ponds. Their son Thomas was graduated at Yale

College in 1762.

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Sarah Barber's Timeline

November 17, 1714
Newport County, Rhode Island
September 9, 1741
Age 26
Savannah, Chatham Co., GA
September 9, 1742
Age 27
Savannah, Chatham Co., GA
October 11, 1744
Age 29
Savannah, Chatham Co., GA, USA
June 11, 1747
Age 32
Southhold, Long Island, Suffolk County, New York
March 8, 1748
Age 33
Oyster Ponds, Southold, Suffolk Co., NY
September 2, 1750
Age 35
Oyster Ponds, Southold, Suffolk Co., NY
May 17, 1752
Age 37
Oyster Ponds, Southold, Long Island, Suffolk Co., NY
November 8, 1753
Age 38
Oyster Ponds, Southold, Suffolk Co., NY