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Sarah Oliver (Newgate)

Birthdate: (71)
Birthplace: Bristol, Gloucester, England
Death: October 9, 1692 (67-75)
Boston, Suffolk, Massachusetts
Immediate Family:

Daughter of John Newgate and Thomasine Newgate
Wife of Peter Oliver, Sr.
Mother of John J Oliver; Sarah Oliver; Mary Williams; Samuel Oliver; Nathaniel Oliver and 4 others
Half sister of Hannah Lynde; Joshua Newgate; Nathaniel Newgate; Hannah Newgate and Elizabeth Jackson

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About Sarah Oliver

SARAH, 1st known child of John Newgate by his 2nd wife, was baptized at All Hallows London Wall 23 September 1621; admitted to Boston church 20 June 1640. She married by 1643 Peter Oliver, son of THOMAS OLIVER (eldest child bp. Boston 7 January 1643/4.

Source: Anderson's Great Migration Begins.


  • John Newgate, in Anderson, Robert Charles. The Great Migration Begins: Immigrants to New England, 1620-1633. (Boston: New England Historic Genealogical Society, 1995), 2:1331.

Sarah (Newgate), bp. All Hallows London Wall 23 September 1621 [Townshend Fam 103]; admitted to Boston church 20 June 1640 [BChR 30].

  • Old South Church (Boston, Massachusetts). An historical catalogue of the Old South Church (Third church) Boston. (Salt Lake City, Utah: Genealogical Society of Utah, 1968), 252.
  • Oct. 11, 1692; "Went to the Funeral of Mrs. Sarah Oliver, widow, aged 72 years; buried in the new burying place; a very good, modest, humble, plain, liberal Matron. Bearers, Sam. Sewall, Major John Walley, Capt. Joshua Scottow, Capt. James Hill, Capt. Jacob Eliot, Capt. Theophilus Frary. Scarvs and Gloves."—Sewall.
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Sarah Oliver's Timeline

September 23, 1621
Bristol, Gloucester, England
Age 5
January 7, 1644
Age 22
Boston, Suffolk, Massachusetts
February 21, 1646
Age 24
Boston, Suffolk, Massachusetts
Age 26
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March 8, 1652
Age 30
Boston, Suffolk, Massachusetts
March 3, 1655
Age 33
Boston, Suffolk, Massachusetts
March 19, 1659
Age 37
Boston, Suffolk County, Massachusetts Bay Colony
February 28, 1663
Age 41
Boston, Suffolk, MA, USA