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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

1756
August 2, 1756
1776
January 24, 1776
Elizabeth, Union County, New Jersey, United States
1780
1780
1782
February 20, 1782
Madrid, Madrid, Community of Madrid, Spain
1783
1783
1789
1789
New York City
1792
1792
1802
May 28, 1802
Age 45
New Bedford, Westchester, New York, United States