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HELP! immigrant flag female ancestor  Sarah  BACKUS (BACKHOUSE)

  (b. 31 August 1628 Sheffield, South Yorkshire, England   d. 22 July 1702 Norwich, Crown Colony of Connecticut )  

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Sarah BACKUS (BACKHOUSE) was born 31 August 1628 in Sheffield, South Yorkshire, England

Sarah BACKUS (BACKHOUSE) was the child of William BACKUS   and   Elizabeth COOK?

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Sarah  married  John REYNOLDS .  The couple had (at least) 1 child. John REYNOLDS  was born abt. 1639 in Wethersfield, Connecticut, USA.  John died 22 July 1702 in Norwich, Connecticut, USA (Norwichtown) (Yantic) (Greeneville) (Occum) (Taftville). 

Sarah BACKUS (BACKHOUSE) died 22 July 1702 in Norwich, Crown Colony of Connecticut .

daughter of William Backhouse and Sarah Elizabeth Charles

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Sarah BACKUS (BACKHOUSE) married Grave has been locatedflag male ancestor John REYNOLDS-- Place: 

Children of John REYNOLDS and Sarah BACKUS (BACKHOUSE):

flag female ancestor Sarah REYNOLDS (b.November 1656, , New Haven Colony  d. abt. 1703, )
m. John POST 

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birth1628 Birth
31 August 1628
Sheffield, South Yorkshire, England

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Norwich, Connecticut, USA (Norwichtown) (Yantic) (Greeneville) (Occum) (Taftville)
1656 Birth of Child
Sarah REYNOLDS was born November 1656, , Connecticut, USA

Sarah was 28 years old.

Sheffield, South Yorkshire, England
Parish Church

Sheffield, South Yorkshire, England
Beauchief Abbey

The abbey was founded by Robert FitzRanulf de Alfreton. Thomas Tanner, writing in 1695, stated that it was founded in 1183. However, Samuel Pegge in his History of Beauchief Abbey noted that Albinas, the abbot of Derby, who was one of the witnesses to the charter of foundation, died in 1176, placing foundation before that date. The abbey was dedicated to Saint Mary and Saint Thomas Becket, who had been canonised in 1172.

The abbey was of the Premonstratensian order founded by Saint Norbert at Prémontré in France. Members of the order are known as White Canons. Beauchief was a small house comprising around 12 to 15 canons plus lay brothers. It had the full range of monastic buildings including the abbey church, cloisters, chapter house, dormitory and refectory. A stream provided water to the Abbey and to fish ponds...
death1702 Death
22 July 1702
Norwich, Connecticut, USA (Norwichtown) (Yantic) (Greeneville) (Occum) (Taftville)

She died at the age of 73.
Added: 9/21/2016 9:47:54 AM - Updated: 8/15/2019 1:09:52 PM

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