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flag   Sarah (Martha)  COTTRELL

  (b. 1778, Crown Colony of Virginia   d. 1840 )  
Summary: Sarah (Martha) COTTRELL was born 1778 in , Crown Colony of Virginia. Sarah (Martha) COTTRELL was the child of John COTTRELL and Elizabeth HALL

She married  Benjamin SHIPLEY abt. 1799 .  The couple had (at least) 1 child. Benjamin SHIPLEY  was born abt. 1780 in , Virginia, USA .  He died 13 October 1825 in Wayne, Kentucky, USA .  He was the son of Benjamin SHIPLEY and Rachel FROST.

Sarah (Martha) COTTRELL died 1840
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Prior to 1788 - Crown Colony of Virginia
June 25, 1788 - Virginia becomes 10th U.S. state

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Sarah (Martha) COTTRELL married flag  Benjamin SHIPLEY-- Date: abt. 1799 Place: 
Benjamin SHIPLEY was the son of Benjamin SHIPLEY and Rachel FROST


flag  Martha "Patsy" SHIPLEY (b.1808, , Tennessee, USA  d. 1870, Wayne, Kentucky, USA)
m. John BLACK 23 January 1823

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Benjamin SHIPLEY died 13 October 1825, Wayne, Kentucky, USA

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