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Sarah Middleton

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  • Name Sarah Middleton  [1
    Gender Female 
    Died Hancock County, Georgia Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Notes 
    • Rumblings & Ruminations

      Little is known of Sarah. The eldest daughter of Holland Middleton and his first wife Sarah, she is married to a Dickinson according to Newman. Harry Wright Newman, The Maryland Semmes and Kindred Families, (Westminster, Maryland: Heritage Books, 2007) 279. One of the daughters of Holland Middleton is "Sarah Dicinson" in his Hancock County will. (The will was produced in July 1795). Rev. Silas Emmett Lucas, Jr., Some Georgia County Records, (Greenville, South Carolina: Southern Historical Press), Vol. 1, pp. 110-111. The wife of "Joel Dickenson" is identified as "Sarah" in a deed dated August 6, 1796. Helen and Tim Marsh, Land Deed Genealogy of Hancock County, Georgia (Greenville, South Carolina: Southern Historical Press 1997), pp. 178-179. Hancock County, Georgia Deed Book D, pp. 54. And in 1798, Joel Dickinson conveyed a parcel of ground originally granted to Holland Middleton in 1789. Ibid., p. 145. Hancock County, Georgia Deed Book C, pp. 114-116. William Owsley (probably the son of Newdigate Owsley) is a witness on this deed. The Owsleys and Middletons were related by marriage. Clark Morgan Dickinson (Sarah's son) also married Penelope Poring Owsley's (William's sister) granddaughter, Mary Elizabeth Askew.

    • "Will of HOLAND MIDDLETON of Hancock County, Georgia...to my son ZACHARIAH MIDDLETON, land in the county afrd. between the beaver dam and the Greensborough road...to my wife MARY MIDDLETON, 1/3 of all my Estate real and personal or her Dowery at her option and no more...to my daughter SARAH DICINSON, five shillings sterling exclusive of all that I have given her heretofore...to the heirs of my daughter SUSANNAH BERRY, 5 shillings sterling, exclusive of property hertofore given her and them...all remaining part of my Estate equally divided between my son JOHN MIDDLETON, ROBERT MIDDLETON, ELIZABETH MIDDLETON and MARY MIDDLETON, PARKS MIDDLETON and BENJAMIN MIDDLETON...MARY MIDDLETON and son ZACHARIAH Exrs... HOLLAND MIDDLETON (Seal) Wit: RIDSON MOORE, JUNR., JONATHAN BLACK, ROBERT OWSLEY... (Will not dated.) Appeared on 23rd of July 1795, Robert Owslwy and Ridson Moore, 2 of subscribing witnesses... MYLES GREENE R. P. H. C."

      Abstract at Rev. Silas Emmett Lucas, Jr., compiler, Some Georgia County Records, (Greenville, South Carolina: Southern Historical Press), Vol. 1, 110-111.
    Person ID I0076  Dickinson
    Last Modified 28 May 2009 

    Father Holland Middleton,   b. 20 Jan 1708, Charles County, Maryland Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. Bef 23 Jul 1793, Hancock County, Georgia Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 85 years) 
    Mother Sarah Middleton 
    Family ID F0493  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

    Family Joel Putnam Dickinson,   d. 1820, Hancock County, Georgia Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Married Bef 1787 
    Children 
    +1. John Dickinson,   b. 7 Apr 1787, Hancock County, Georgia Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 8 May 1861, Walton County, Georgia Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 74 years)  [Birth]
    +2. Mary Dickinson,   b. 6 Jun 1789, Greene County, Georgia Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 12 Aug 1871, Chambers County, Alabama Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 82 years)
     3. Elizabeth Dickinson,   b. ca. 1791, Greene County, Georgia Find all individuals with events at this location  [Birth]
     4. Susan S Dickinson,   d. Bef 1826, Hancock County, Georgia Find all individuals with events at this location  [Birth]
     5. Welborn T Dickinson,   d. 1847, Walton County, Georgia Find all individuals with events at this location  [Birth]
    +6. Alpheus Dickinson,   b. 1799, Hancock County, Georgia Find all individuals with events at this location  [Birth]
    +7. Clark Morgan Dickinson,   b. ca. 1800, Clarke County, Georgia Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 15 Nov 1863, Williamson, Spalding, Georgia Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age ~ 63 years)  [Birth]
    +8. Joel Putnam Dickinson,   d. 1837, Georgia Find all individuals with events at this location
    Last Modified 24 Mar 2019 
    Family ID F0044  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

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  • Sources 
    1. [S006884] Dickinson Genealogical Data, Willie Kate Dickinson Henderson, (March 1968), p. 4.