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Sarah Curtis (Elliot)

Also Known As: "Sarah Eliot"
Birthdate: (73)
Birthplace: Widford, Hertfordshire, England
Death: March 26, 1673 (69-77)
Roxbury, Massachusetts
Place of Burial: Roxbury, Massachusetts
Immediate Family:

Daughter of Bennett Elliot and Letteye Elliot
Wife of William Curtis, of Nazeing & Roxbury
Mother of Thomas Curtis; Elizabeth Newell (Curtis); Sarah Woodcock; John Curtis; William Curtis, Jr. and 5 others
Sister of Deacon Philip Bennet Eliot; Rev. John Eliot; Deacon Jacob Eliot; Lydia Wight; Deacon Francis Eliott and 1 other
Half sister of Rev. John Eliot

Managed by: Hatte Blejer
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About Sarah Elliott

Sarah Elliot, second wife of William Curtis of Roxbury, MA

On 6 Aug 1618 William second married Sarah Eliot, daughter of Bennet Eliot (-Nov 1621) & Lettice Agar, in Nazeing, Essex, Eng. They married in All Saints Church in Nazeing, Essex, England (see profile photo), which is still in use. Born ca 1600 in Widford, Essex. Sarah was baptized in Widford, Essex, on 13 Jan 1600. Sarah died on 26 Mar 1673 in Roxbury, MA.43 Buried in Roxbury, Massachusetts.


  1. Thomas Curtis (Died young) (ca 1619-bef 1623)
  2. Thomas Curtis (ca 1623-Jun 1650)
  3. Elizabeth Curtis (Died young) (ca 1624-Jan 1628)
  4. Sarah Curtis (ca 1627-29 Nov 1676)
  5. John Curtis (ca 1629-)
  6. Lieut. Philip Curtis (ca 1632-9 Nov 1675)
  7. Hannah Curtis (ca 1634-)
  8. Elizabeth Curtis (ca 1637-)
  9. Isaac Curtis (22 Jul 1641-31 May 1695)

There is a strong American connection with Nazeing. In 1631 the Pilgrim Fathers sailed to New England in ‘Lyon’. Among them was John Eliot (1604-1690) "The Indian Apostle;" in Massachusetts, who lived in Nazeing as a boy. John Curtiss, who also emigrated, was baptised in All Saints Church on 15th September 1577.


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Sarah Elliott's Timeline

January 13, 1599
Nazeing, Essex, England, United Kingdom
January 13, 1599
Wilford, Hertfordshire, England
January 13, 1599
Nazeing, Essex, England, United Kingdom
January 13, 1600
Widford, Hertfordshire, England
January 13, 1600
Widford, Hertfordshire, England
March 12, 1620
Age 20
March 11, 1621
Age 21
Nazeing, Essex, England
January 19, 1622
Age 22
Nazing, Essex, England