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Sarah Jay (Livingston)

Also Known As: "Sarah (Sally) Van Brugh", "Livingston. Jay"
Birthdate: (45)
Death: May 28, 1802 (45)
New Bedford, Westchester, New York, United States
Immediate Family:

Daughter of Gov. William S. Livingston, Signer, US Constitution and Susanna French Livingston
Wife of Chief Justice John Jay, 6th Pres. Cont. Congress
Mother of Peter Augustus Jay; Maria Banyer and William Jay
Sister of Susannah Symmes; Catherine Ridley; Mary Livingston; William Livingston, Jr.; Philip French Livingston and 6 others

Managed by: Seth Wheatley, III
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About Sarah Jay

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's Timeline

August 2, 1756
January 24, 1776
Age 19
Elizabeth, Union County, New Jersey, United States
February 20, 1782
Age 25
Madrid, Madrid, Community of Madrid, Spain
Age 32
New York City
May 28, 1802
Age 45
New Bedford, Westchester, New York, United States