Boston, 1630

Sarah Bassett was born the same year that Boston was founded.

Sarah Bassett

Sarah Bassett is the sixth great grandmother of Rachel Wilcox Liberacki.

Sarah Bassett was Bridgewater, Massachusetts during 1630. Sometime later, she moved to Duxbury with her family.

Around 1647, Sarah married Peregrine White. I have located several dates for the marriage of Peregrine to Sarah Bassett of Duxbury, Massachusetts.1 About 1647, after her marriage, Sarah and her husband settled on a piece of property in Marshfield which had been given to them by her father.

Sarah died in Marshfield on 22 January 1711.

1Most sources use c. 1647 as the date of marriage. However, I have found sources that cite 24 December 1646, 1648, and 6 March 1649 as wedding dates.


William Bassett
Elizabeth Tilden


Peregrine White


Daniel White
Johnathan White
Peregrine White
Sarah White
Silvanus White
Mercy White



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