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Sarah Jenney

Female 1623 - Bef 1683  (~ 60 years)


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  • Name Sarah Jenney  [1
    Born Jul 1623  At sea Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Gender Female 
    Died Bef 19 Jul 1683  Dartmouth,Bristol,Massachusetts Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Person ID I295  My Genealogy
    Last Modified 9 Feb 2014 

    Father John Jenney,   b. Abt 1585, Norwich, NFK, England Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. Between 28 Dec 1643 and 25 May 1644, Plymouth, Plymouth Colony, Massachusetts Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age ~ 58 years) 
    Relationship Natural 
    Mother Sarah Carey,   b. Abt 1590, Moncksoon,SFK, England Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. Between 18 Aug 1655 and 18 Feb 1665/66, Plymouth,Plymouth Colony,Massachusetts Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age ~ 65 years) 
    Relationship Natural 
    Married 01 Nov 1614  Leiden,,Zuid Holland,NLD Find all individuals with events at this location  [2, 3
    Family ID F94  Group Sheet

    Family Thomas Pope,   b. Abt 1608, England Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. Oct 1683, Dartmouth,Bristol,Massachusetts Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age ~ 75 years) 
    Married 29 May 1646  Plymouth, Plymouth County, Massachusetts Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Children 
     1. Susanna Pope,   b. Abt 1647
     2. Seth Pope,   b. 13 Jan 1649
     3. Thomas Pope,   b. 25 Mar 1651
     4. John Pope,   b. 15 Mar 1653
     5. Sarah Pope,   b. Abt 1656
     6. Joanna Pope,   b. Abt 1658
     7. Isaac Pope,   b. Abt 1664
     8. Elizabeth Pope
    Family ID F173  Group Sheet

  • Notes 

    • Born aboard the Little James a month before her parents landed in
      Plymouth.

  • Sources 
    1. [S92] Mayflower Descendant: A Magazine of Pilgrim Genealogy and History, (Name: Massachusetts Society of Mayflower Descendants, 1899-, (Online database: AmericanAncestors.org, New England Historic Genealogical Society, 2010); Location: Boston, MA;), Vol 8, Mistress Sarah Jenney's Will and Inventory, p 171-175.
      Mistress Jenney's will and inventory were recorded in the Plymouth Colony Wills, Volume II, Part I, pages 17 to 21 inclusive. The date of her death has not been found, but it must have been after 12 August, 1655, the date of the codicil, and before 18 February, 1655/6, the day the inventory was taken.
      Aprill the 4th 1654 Mris Sarah Jeney of Plymouth being sicke and weake in body ... I bequeath to my Daughter Pope ... to my Daughter Sarah Pope ... to my daughter Abigaill Wood and to my granchild Sarah Wood ... to my son Benjamin Bartlett ... my Daughter Susannas ...
      August the 18th Anno : 1655
      An Addition to my late Will left in the hands of Leiftenant Soutworth;
      My Will is that ...to my two Daughters and the Children of my son Samuell ... to the three Daughters of my Childrren viz Sarah Wood Susanna Pope and Sarah Jeney...

    2. [S132] The Great Migration Begins, Immigrants to New England, 1620-1633, Volumes I-III. (Online database: AmericanAncestors.org, New England Historic Genealogical Society, 2010), Robert Charles Anderson, (Name: New England Historic Genealogical Society; Location: Originally Published: Boston; Date: 1995;), p 1092.
      Marriage: Leiden 1 November 1614 [NS] Sarah Cary, of Monk's Soham, Suffolk [Leiden 135]; she died at Plymouth between 18 August 1655 (codicil to will) and 5 March 1665/6 (probate of will).

    3. [S92] Mayflower Descendant: A Magazine of Pilgrim Genealogy and History, (Name: Massachusetts Society of Mayflower Descendants, 1899-, (Online database: AmericanAncestors.org, New England Historic Genealogical Society, 2010); Location: Boston, MA;), Vol 10, The Marriage of John Jenney and Sarah Carey, p 129.
      [The English Translation]
      Entered on 5 September, 1614.
      John Jenney, single man, brewer's man, from Norwich in England, now dwelling at Rotterdam, accompanied by Roger Wilson, his acquaintance, with Sarah Carey, single woman, from "Moncksoon" in England, accompanied by Joanna Lyons, her acquaintance.
      They were married before Jasper van Bauchem and Jacob Paedts, Sheriffs, this first of November, 1614.
      [The entries "tje de 6 . 9. 1614" &c. show that the banns were published three times, on 6, 13 and 20 September, 1614.]