SAYRE Family History


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06-Dec-1995                  Family Group Sheet

 Husband: William SAYRE   
    Born: 1520            in: Hinwich,Podington,BDF,ENG                   
    Died: 1564            in: Hinwich,Podington,BDF,ENG                   
  Father:
  Mother:
  Source of Info: Mr. and Mrs. R. H. Sayre, Rt. #1, Box 92, Buckhannon,
  W. VA 26201; Sayre Genealogy by Theodore Banta, 1890. 

(UPDATE 2003. Mr. Sayre had the 30-plus year collection of Sayre genealogy
published in July 2003. Volumes II, III, and IV are descendants of David
and Hannah (Frazier) Sayre, Volume I includes ancestry and other facts of
interest to most Sayres. Volume V completes David and Hannahs children and
includes some Sayre family groups whose link to Thomas was not found.  
Information can be found at iUniverse.com. In the bookstore search
box at the upper right, type "sayre" and click search.)


    Wife: Alice SQUIRE   
 Married: abt 1540        in: Hinwich,Podington,BDF,ENG                   
    Born: 1523            in: Hinwich,Podington,BDF,ENG                   
Baptized: 1523            in: Hinwich,Podington,BDF,ENG                   
    Died: 1567            in: Hinwich,Podington,BDF,ENG                   
  Father: John SQUIRE  
  Mother: Margaret  

M Child 1 William SAYRE  
    Born: 1540            in: Hinwich,Podington,BDF,ENG                   
    Died: BEF 1581        in: Hinwich,Podington,BDF,ENG                   
  Spouse: Elizabeth SQUIRE  
 Married: abt 1570        in:                                             
M Child 2 Thomas SAYRE  
    Born:                 in:                                             
    Died:                 in:                                             
  Spouse: Margery  
 Married:                 in:                                             
F Child 3 Alice SAYRE  
    Born: 1540            in:                                             
    Died:                 in:                                             
  Spouse: Robert WEST  
 Married:                 in:                                             
  Spouse: John WHEELER  
 Married: 1560            in:                                             
F Child 4 Agnes SAYRE  
    Born:                 in:                                             
    Died:                 in:                                             
  Spouse: William MAKERNESS  
 Married:                 in:                                             

                             Family Group Sheet

 Husband: William SAYRE   
    Born: 1540            in: Hinwich,Podington,BDF,ENG                   
    Died: BEF 1581        in: Hinwich,Podington,BDF,ENG                   
  Father: William SAYRE  
  Mother: Alice SQUIRE  
                  Source of Info: Mr. and Mrs. R. H. Sayre, Rt. #1, Box 92,
                  Buckhannon, W VA 26201

    Wife: Elizabeth SQUIRE   
 Married: abt 1570        in:                                             
    Born: 1544            in: Hinwich,Podington,BDF,ENG                   
    Died:                 in:                                             
  Father:
  Mother:

M Child 1 Francis SAYRE  
    Born: 1570            in: Hinwich,Podington,BDF,ENG                   
    Died: 1645            in: Leighton on Buzzard, Bedfordshire, ENG      
  Spouse: Elizabeth ATKINS  
 Married: 15-Nov-1591     in: Leighton on Buzzard, Bedfordshire, ENG      
M Child 2 William SAYRE  
    Born:                 in: Hinwich,Podington,BDF,ENG                   
    Died:                 in:                                             
M Child 3 Robert SAYRE  
    Born:                 in: Hinwich,Podington,BDF,ENG                   
    Died:                 in:                                             
M Child 4 Thomas SAYRE  
    Born:                 in: Hinwich,Podington,BDF,ENG                   
    Died:                 in:                                             

                             Family Group Sheet

 Husband: Francis SAYRE   
    Born: 1570            in: Hinwich,Podington,BDF,ENG                   
    Died: 1645            in: Leighton on Buzzard, Bedfordshire, ENG      
  Father: William SAYRE  
  Mother: Elizabeth SQUIRE  
                  Source of Info: Mr. and Mrs. R. H. Sayre, Rt. 1, Box 92, Buckhannon, W. VA
                  26201; Sayre Family Lineage of Thomas Sayre, A Founder of Southampton
                  by Theodore M. Banta, 1901.
                  Francis Sayre died 1645 Intestate in Leighton on Buzzard, Bedfordshire,
                  ENG.  His widow, Elizabeth, was appointed administrix in April 1645.

    Wife: Elizabeth ATKINS   
 Married: 15-Nov-1591     in: Leighton on Buzzard, Bedfordshire, ENG      
    Born:                 in:                                             
    Died: aft 1645        in:                                             
  Father:
  Mother:

M Child 1 Thomas SAYRE  
    Born: 1597            in: Leighton on Buzzard, Bedfordshire, ENG      
Baptized: 20-Jul-1597     in: Leighton on Buzzard, Bedfordshire, ENG      
    Died: 1670/1690       in: Southampton, Long Island, NY                
  Spouse: Margaret ALDRED  
 Married:                 in: ENG                                         
M Child 2 Francis SAYRE  
    Born:                 in:                                             
Baptized: 14-May-1592     in:                                             
    Died:                 in:                                             
F Child 3 Elizabeth SAYRE  
    Born:                 in:                                             
Baptized: 28-Apr-1594     in:                                             
    Died:                 in:                                             
  Spouse: Francis WELLS  
 Married: 27-Nov-1625     in:                                             
M Child 4 William SAYRE  
    Born:                 in:                                             
Baptized: 15-Sep-1595     in:                                             
    Died:  9-Apr-1598     in:                                             
F Child 5 Alice SAYRE  
    Born:                 in:                                             
Baptized:  3-Sep-1598     in:                                             
    Died:                 in:                                             
M Child 6 John SAYRE  
    Born:                 in:                                             
Baptized: 10-Aug-1600     in:                                             
    Died:                 in:                                             
M Child 7 William SAYRE  
    Born:                 in:                                             
Baptized: 19-Sep-1602     in:                                             
    Died:                 in:                                             
F Child 8 Abell SAYRE  
    Born:                 in:                                             
Baptized: 26-Sep-1604     in:                                             
    Died:                 in:                                             
M Child 9 Daniel SAYRE  
    Born:                 in:                                             
Baptized: 23-Oct-1605     in:                                             
    Died:                 in:                                             
F Child 10 Rebecca SAYRE  
    Born:                 in:                                             
Baptized: 10-Apr-1608     in:                                             
    Died:                 in:                                             
M Child 11 Job SAYRE  
    Born: 1610/1611       in:                                             
Baptized: 13-Jan-1610/11  in:                                             
    Died: 1694            in:                                             
F Child 12 Sara SAYRE  
    Born:                 in:                                             
Baptized:  4-Oct-1612     in:                                             
    Died:  2-Feb-1613     in:                                             
M Child 13 Tobias SAYRE  
    Born:                 in:                                             
Baptized: 15-Dec-1613     in:                                             
    Died:                 in:                                             

                             Family Group Sheet

 Husband: Thomas SAYRE   
    Born: 1597            in: Leighton on Buzzard, Bedfordshire, ENG      
Baptized: 20-Jul-1597     in: Leighton on Buzzard, Bedfordshire, ENG      
    Died: 1670/1690       in: Southampton, Long Island, NY                
  Father: Francis SAYRE  
  Mother: Elizabeth ATKINS  
                  Source of Info: Mr. and Mrs. R. H. Sayre, Rt. 1, Box 92, Buckhannon, W. VA
                  26201; Sayre Family Lineage of Thomas Sayre, a Founder of Southampton
                  by Theodore M. Banta 1901.
                  1638 Resided at Lynn, MA

    Wife: Margaret ALDRED   
 Married:                 in: ENG                                         
    Born:                 in:                                             
    Died: 23-Aug-1634     in: Southampton, Long Island, NY                
  Father: John ALDRED  
  Mother: Agnes ROSS  

M Child 1 Daniel SAYRE  
    Born:                 in: BDF,ENG                                     
    Died: 1708            in: Long Island, NY                             
     Ref:                     Occupation: weaver                          
  Spouse: Hannah FOSTER  
 Married:                 in:                                             
  Spouse: Sarah  
 Married:                 in:                                             
M Child 2 Francis SAYRE  
    Born:                 in:                                             
    Died:                 in:                                             
  Spouse: Sarah WHEELER  
 Married:                 in:                                             
M Child 3 Joseph SAYRE  
    Born:                 in:                                             
    Died: 1695            in:                                             
  Spouse: Martha  
 Married:                 in:                                             
M Child 4 Job SAYRE  
    Born:                 in:                                             
    Died:                 in:                                             
  Spouse: Sarah  
 Married:                 in:                                             
  Spouse: Hannah RAYNOR  
 Married:                 in:                                             
F Child 5 Damaris SAYRE  
    Born: BEF 1634        in:                                             
    Died:  7-Apr-1634     in: New Haven, CT                               
  Spouse: David ATWATER  
 Married: 10-Mar-1646     in: New Haven, CT                               
F Child 6 Hannah SAYRE  
    Born:                 in:                                             
    Died:                 in:                                             

                             Family Group Sheet

 Husband: Daniel SAYRE   
    Born:                 in: BDF,ENG                                     
    Died: 1708            in: Long Island, NY                             
     Ref:                     Occupation: weaver                          
  Father: Thomas SAYRE  
  Mother: Margaret ALDRED  
                  Source of Info: Mr. and Mrs. R. H. Sayre, Rt. 1, Box 92, Buckhannon, W. VA.
                  26201.
                  Resided at Southampton, Long Island, Bredgehampton.
                  Will probated 13 Apr 1708.

    Wife: Hannah FOSTER   
 Married:                 in:                                             
    Born:                 in:                                             
    Died:                 in:                                             
  Father: Christopher FOSTER  
  Mother: Frances  

M Child 1 David SAYRE  
    Born:                 in:                                             
    Died: 1744            in: Trenton, NJ                                 
M Child 2 Joseph SAYRE  
    Born:                 in:                                             
    Died:                 in:                                             
  Spouse: Priscilla  
 Married:                 in:                                             
M Child 3 Daniel SAYRE  
    Born: 1666            in:                                             
    Died:                 in:                                             
  Spouse: Sarah  
 Married:                 in:                                             
M Child 4 Samuel SAYRE  
    Born:                 in:                                             
    Died:                 in:                                             
M Child 5 Ephraim SAYRE  
    Born:                 in:                                             
    Died:                 in:                                             
  Spouse: Sarah BARNES  
 Married:                 in:                                             
M Child 6 Nathan SAYRE  
    Born:                 in:                                             
    Died:                 in:                                             
  Spouse: Mary  
 Married:                 in:                                             
F Child 7 Hannah SAYRE  
    Born:                 in:                                             
    Died:                 in:                                             
  Spouse: Josiah TOPPING  
 Married:                 in:                                             

    Wife: Sarah   
 Married:                 in:                                             
    Born:                 in:                                             
    Died:                 in:                                             
  Father:
  Mother:

                             Family Group Sheet

          David SAYRE   
    Born:                 in:                                             
    Died: 1744            in: Trenton, NJ                                 
  Father: Daniel SAYRE  
  Mother: Hannah FOSTER  
                  Source of Info: Mr. and Mrs. R. H. Sayre, Rt. 1, Box 92, Buckhannon, W. VA.
                  26201.
                  Will probated 8 Dec 1744.

M Child 1 David SAYERS  
    Born:                 in: NJ                                          
    Died: 1742            in: NJ                                          
  Spouse: Ruth  
 Married:                 in:                                             
M Child 2 Job SAYRE  
    Born:                 in:                                             
    Died:                 in:                                             
F Child 3 Dorothy SAYRE  
    Born: 1698            in:                                             
    Died:                 in:                                             
  Spouse: Thomas PAGET  
 Married:                 in:                                             
F Child 4 Hannah SAYRE  
    Born:                 in:                                             
    Died:                 in:                                             
  Spouse: Mr. PLUMMER  
 Married:                 in:                                             
F Child 5 Christiana SAYRE  
    Born:                 in:                                             
    Died:                 in:                                             
  Spouse: Mr. MULFORD  
 Married:                 in:                                             
F Child 6 Rebecca SAYRE  
    Born:                 in:                                             
    Died:                 in:                                             
  Spouse: Mr. GELASPE  
 Married:                 in:                                             
F Child 7 Anne SAYRE  
    Born:                 in:                                             
    Died:                 in:                                             

06-Dec-1995                  Family Group Sheet

 Husband: David SAYERS   
    Born:                 in: NJ                                          
    Died: 1742            in: NJ                                          
  Father: David SAYRE  
                  Source of Info: The Tenmile Country and its Pioneer Families by Howard
                  L. Leckey, Vol. VII., page 81-83; Mr. and Mrs. R. H. Sayre, Rt. 1, Box 92,
                  Buckhannon, W. VA 26201.
                  In 1715 was member of NJ militia (Cohansey County).
                  Will probated 26 Apr 1742.

    Wife: Ruth   
 Married:                 in:                                             
    Born:                 in:                                             
    Died:                 in:                                             
  Father:
  Mother:

M Child 1 William SAYERS  
    Born: 1729            in: Cohansey,SalemCo,NJ                         
    Died: 16-Sep-1796     in: WashingtonCo, PA                            
  Buried:                 in: Old Cemetery, Fort Jackson, PA              
     Ref:                     Occupation: Lieutenant                      
  Spouse: Mary FITHIAN  
 Married: 25-May-1762     in: Cohansey,SalemCo,NJ                         
M Child 2 David SAYERS  
    Born:                 in:                                             
    Died:                 in:                                             
M Child 3 Daniel SAYERS  
    Born:                 in:                                             
    Died:                 in:                                             
M Child 4 Thomas SAYERS  
    Born:                 in:                                             
    Died:                 in:                                             
M Child 5 James SAYERS  
    Born:                 in:                                             
    Died:                 in:                                             
F Child 6 Hannah SAYERS  
    Born:                 in:                                             
    Died:                 in:                                             
  Spouse: Mr. DAYTON  
 Married:                 in:                                             
F Child 7 Eleanor SAYERS  
    Born:                 in:                                             
    Died:                 in:                                             
F Child 8 Ruth SAYERS  
    Born:                 in:                                             
    Died:                 in:                                             
F Child 9 Mary SAYERS  
    Born: 1732            in: NJ                                          
    Died:                 in: NJ                                          
  Spouse: Joseph SHEPPARD  
 Married:                 in:                                             
F Child 10 Prudence SAYERS  
    Born:                 in:                                             
    Died:                 in:                                             

06-Dec-1995                  Family Group Sheet

 Husband: William SAYERS   
    Born: 1729            in: Cohansey,SalemCo,NJ                         
    Died: 16-Sep-1796     in: WashingtonCo, PA                            
  Buried:                 in: Old Cemetery, Fort Jackson, PA              
     Ref:                     Occupation: Lieutenant                      
  Father: David SAYERS  
  Mother: Ruth  
                  Source of Info: The Tenmile Country and its Pioneer Families by Howard
                  L. Leckey, Vol. VII, page 81-83; Mr. and Mrs. R. H. Sayre, Rt. 1, Box 92,
                  Buckhannon, W. VA 26201.
                  Lieutenant Twelfth Battalion of Foot from Philadelphia--during Rev. War
                  was engaged in Battles of Bonnell Brook, Brandywine and Germantown.
                  (PA Archive Series II, Vol. 10, page 757-758)
                  Will on file in GreeneCo,PA Will Book 1, page 2; probated 14 Oct 1796.

    Wife: Mary FITHIAN   
 Married: 25-May-1762     in: Cohansey,SalemCo,NJ                         
    Born:                 in:                                             
    Died: 1809            in: Waynesburg, PA                              
  Father:
  Mother:

M Child 1 Josiah SAYERS  
    Born:  3-Jun-1763     in: SalemCo, NJ                                 
    Died:                 in:                                             
  Spouse: Rhoda DRAKE  
 Married:                 in:                                             
F Child 2 Ruth SAYERS  age: 70 
    Born: 11-Aug-1765     in:                                             
    Died: 26-Mar-1836     in: Zanesville, OH                              
  Buried:                 in: Salt Creek Baptist Cem., Zanesville,OH      
  Spouse: Mr. WATSON  
 Married:                 in:                                             
  Spouse: Joseph EVANS  
 Married:                 in:                                             
M Child 3 Reuben SAYERS  
    Born: Mar 1768        in:                                             
    Died: 20-Aug-1832     in:                                             
  Buried:                 in: Morrisville Cemetery                        
M Child 4 Thomas SAYERS  
    Born: 26-Dec-1770     in: VA                                          
    Died:                 in: GreeneCo, OH                                
  Spouse: Frances DYE  
 Married:  3-Apr-1795     in:                                             
F Child 5 Phoebe SAYERS  
    Born:                 in:                                             
    Died:                 in:                                             
  Spouse: James MORRIS  
 Married: 1792            in:                                             
  Spouse: Mr. REMLEY  
 Married:                 in:                                             
M Child 6 Ephraim SAYERS  age: 83 
    Born:  6-Nov-1773     in:                                             
    Died:  1-Apr-1857     in:                                             
  Spouse: Mary WOOD  
 Married:                 in:                                             

06-Dec-1995                  Family Group Sheet

 Husband: Thomas SAYERS   
    Born: 26-Dec-1770     in: VA                                          
    Died:                 in: GreeneCo, OH                                
  Father: William SAYERS  
  Mother: Mary FITHIAN  
                  Source of Info: Kathleen Taylor, GreeneCo, OH genealogist; The Tenmile
                  Country and its Pioneer Families by Howard L. Leckey; A Genealogical
                  Index of Miami Valley OH Pioneers by Lindsey M. Brian.

    Wife: Frances DYE   age: 59 
 Married:  3-Apr-1795     in:                                             
    Born:  7-Jan-1777     in: WashingtonCo, PA                            
    Died:  5-Jul-1836     in: GreeneCo, OH                                
  Father: Andrew DYE  
  Mother: Sarah MINOR  

M Child 1 Andrew D. SAYERS  
    Born: 22-Mar-1797     in:                                             
    Died:                 in:                                             
  Spouse: Sarah TALBOTT  
 Married: 20-Jul-1821     in:                                             
F Child 2 Sarah SAYERS  
    Born: 1800            in:                                             
    Died:                 in:                                             
  Spouse: William SHELL  
 Married:                 in:                                             
F Child 3 Rachel SAYERS  
    Born:                 in:                                             
    Died:                 in:                                             
  Spouse: John R. BLUE  
 Married: 10-Dec-1818     in:                                             
M Child 4 James SAYERS  
    Born:                 in:                                             
    Died:                 in:                                             
  Spouse: Eleanor GORDON  
 Married:  5-Nov-1819     in:                                             
F Child 5 Elizabeth SAYERS  
    Born: 1804            in:                                             
    Died:                 in:                                             
  Spouse: Joseph STILLWELL  
 Married:                 in:                                             
F Child 6 Priscilla SAYERS  age: 40 
    Born:  6-Mar-1807     in: VA                                          
    Died: 31-May-1847     in: GreeneCo, OH                                
  Spouse: Nezer S. YATES  
 Married: 24-Apr-1825     in:                                             
M Child 7 Thomas J. SAYERS  
    Born: 15-Oct-1808     in:                                             
    Died:                 in:                                             
  Spouse: Margaret FRENCH  
 Married: 19-Oct-1830     in:                                             
M Child 8 Samuel SAYERS  
    Born: 1810            in:                                             
    Died: 29-May-1877     in:                                             
  Spouse: Jane SIMS  
 Married:                 in:                                             
M Child 9 William D. SAYERS  age: 71 
    Born: 29-May-1815     in: Greene County, PA                           
    Died: 17-Mar-1887     in: GreeneCo, OH                                
  Buried:                 in: New Burlington Cemetery, ClintonCo, OH      
     Ref: Clarence Copsey     Occupation:                                 
  Spouse: Mary Mason  
 Married: 24-Aug-1836     in: Greene County, PA                           
F Child 10 Mary SAYERS  
    Born: 1850            in: VA                                          
    Died:                 in: GreeneCo, OH                                
  Spouse: John HAMILTON  
 Married: 10-Aug-1823     in:                                             
F Child 11 Clarissa SAYERS  
    Born:                 in:                                             
    Died: 29-Dec-1838     in:                                             
  Spouse: William GREEN  
 Married:                 in:                                             
M Child 12 Francis SAYERS  
    Born:                 in: VA                                          
    Died:                 in: GreeneCo, OH                                
F Child 13 Ann SAYERS  
    Born:                 in:                                             
    Died:                 in:                                             
F Child 14 Harriett SAYERS  
    Born:                 in:                                             
    Died:                 in:                                             
F Child 15 Eleanor SAYERS  
    Born:                 in:                                             
    Died:                 in:                                             
F Child 16 Phoebe SAYERS  
    Born:                 in:                                             
    Died:                 in:                                             

                             Family Group Sheet

 Husband: William D. SAYERS   age: 71 
    Born: 29-May-1815     in: Greene County, PA                           
    Died: 17-Mar-1887     in: GreeneCo, OH                                
  Buried:                 in: New Burlington Cemetery, ClintonCo, OH      
     Ref: Clarence Copsey     Occupation:                                 
  Father: Thomas SAYERS  
  Mother: Frances DYE  
                  Source of Info: Kathleen Taylor, Greene County, OH genealogist; Greene
                  County, OH Probate Court records; obit. of William Sayers--married in
                  PA in 1836; moved to MiamiCo, OH; in 1851 moved to ClarkCo, OH; in 1854
                  moved to GreeneCo, OH.

    Wife: Mary Mason   age: 96 
 Married: 24-Aug-1836     in: Greene County, PA                           
    Born:  9-Nov-1810     in: GreeneCo, PA                                
    Died: 19-Apr-1907     in: GreeneCo, OH                                
  Buried:                 in: New Burlington Cemetery, ClintonCo, OH      
     Ref: Clarence Copsey     Occupation:                                 
  Father: James MASON  
  Mother: Mary JOHNSON  
   Obit. of Mary Mason refers to her mother as living 96 years.

M Child 1 James M. SAYERS  age: 45 
    Born:  2-Jul-1837     in: Miami County, OH                            
    Died: 26-Aug-1882     in: ClintonCo, OH                               
  Buried:                 in: New Burlington Cemetery, ClintonCo, OH      
  Spouse: Eliza Jane MILLER  
 Married: 18-Aug-1863     in:                                             
F Child 2 Frances Eleanor SAYERS  age: 69 
    Born: 21-Jan-1839     in: Miami County, OH                            
    Died: 26-Aug-1908     in: LibertyTwp,DelawareCo,IN                    
  Buried:                 in: Strong Cemetery, Albany, DelawareCo, IN     
  Spouse: Josiah HITCHCOCK  
 Married:  9-Dec-1858     in: GreeneCo, OH                                
F Child 3 Clarissa D. SAYERS  age: 24 
    Born: 19-Mar-1841     in: Miami County, OH                            
    Died: 24-Sep-1865     in: GreeneCo, OH                                
  Buried:                 in: New Burlington Cemetery, ClintonCo, OH      
F Child 4 Mary Emma SAYERS  
    Born:  6-May-1843     in: Miami County, OH                            
    Died: BEF 1907        in: Miami County, OH                            
  Spouse: John J. MESECHER  
 Married:                 in:                                             
  Spouse: John KOONTZ  
 Married:                 in:                                             
M Child 5 John H. SAYERS  age: 71 
    Born: 21-May-1845     in: Miami County, OH                            
    Died: 25-Nov-1916     in: Union Twp., MiamiCo, OH                     
  Buried:                 in: Wheelock Cemetery, MiamiCo, OH              
  Spouse: Rosella Rebecca PAXSON  
 Married:                 in:                                             
F Child 6 Charlotte S. SAYERS  age: 80 
    Born: 17-May-1848     in: Miami County, OH                            
    Died: 22-Jun-1928     in: Spring Valley, GreeneCo, OH                 
  Buried:                 in: New Burlington Cemetery, ClintonCo, OH      
M Child 7 George W. SAYERS  age: 66 
    Born: 27-May-1851     in: Cark County, OH                             
    Died:  9-Jan-1918     in: ClintonCo, OH                               
  Buried:                 in: New Burlington Cemetery, ClintonCo, OH      
  Spouse: Mary E.  
 Married:                 in:                                             
M Child 8 William Roscoe "Ross" SAYERS  age: 71 
    Born: 15-Oct-1853     in: ClarkCo,OH                                  
    Died:  6-Mar-1925     in: Sidney, ShelbyCo, OH                        
  Buried:                 in: Graceland Cemetery, ShelbyCo, OH            
  Spouse: Cora Belle ALLEN  
 Married:                 in:                                             

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