Sarah Ormsby (Upham)

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Sarah Ormsby (Upham)

Also Known As: "Sarah Wanton"
Birthdate: (55)
Birthplace: Yettington, Devon, England, (Present UK)
Death: October 3, 1665 (55)
Probably Rehoboth, (Present Bristol County), Plymouth Colony (Present Massachusetts), (Present USA)
Immediate Family:

Daughter of Richard Upham, of Bicton and Maria Upham
Wife of Wanton and Richard Ormsby
Mother of John Ormsby; Thomas Ormsby; Jacob Ormsby and Joanne Ormsby
Sister of Frances Ebdon; Thomas Upham; Joane Martin; Dea. John Upham; Judith Martin and 2 others

Managed by: Erica Howton
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Immediate Family

About Sarah Ormsby (Upham)


From Miner Descent posted 2011:

The following is the complete copy of the will of Richard Uppum in 1635, which is in the archdeaconry court of Exeter:

“In the name of God Amen. I Richard Uppam of ye parish of Bickton in ye county of Devon, yeoman, doe make this my last Will and Testament in manner and forme following. Imprimis. I give to Annie Chilper ye wife of Thomas Chilper of Otery 10*. Item. I give to Peter Morrice of Budleigh the elder 12d. Item. I give to Gastred Gutter of Budleigh, Widdy 12d. Item. I give to Thomas Upham my sonne my beste suit of wearing apparell that is to say breaches, doublett, gerkin, cloak, pockens, hatt. Item. I give to Sarah Upham my daughter in New England if she write that shee hath need of it that my executrixes may know of it under her hand within ye term of three years then my will is shee shall have 5£. Item. I give to John Upham my sonne in New England if he come for it 5*. Item. I give to John Martin my daughter Judith’s child my beste silver spoone. Item. I forgive Edward Martin and Judith his wife a debt of 3£, 10s. Item. My Will is that my executrixes shall pay and discharge ye summe of 8£ that I have agreed to pay Mr Duke* for Harriotte at my death. Item. My Will is that my executrixes shall not rip up or move any seeling ....

“In witness hereof I the foresaid Richard Uppam have put my hand and seale this twelveth daye of December 1635.”

  • “richard Uppam” (no seal).
  • Witnesses: Thomas Morris.
  • Robert Conant.
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Sarah Ormsby (Upham)'s Timeline

June 4, 1610
Yettington, Devon, England, (Present UK)
Age 12
Age 24
December 12, 1641
Age 31
Rehoboth, (Present Bristol County), Plymouth Colony (Present Massachusetts), (Present USA)
November 11, 1645
Age 35
Salisbury, Essex, MA
March 6, 1647
Age 36
Salisbury, Wiltshire, England
October 3, 1665
Age 55
Probably Rehoboth, (Present Bristol County), Plymouth Colony (Present Massachusetts), (Present USA)
February 8, 1944
Age 55
July 13, 1944
Age 55