Sarah Elwell

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Sarah Elwell, daughter of Thomas Elwell and Sarah Bassett, was born at Gloucester, Essex Co., Massachusetts, 24 August 1676.1,2,3 She died after 1724.4

Sarah married Thomas Walling, son of Thomas Walling and Mary Abbott, at Providence, Providence Co., Rhode Island, 20 May 1695.5,4,6


Thomas Walling b. abt. 1652, d. bef. 15 Nov 1724
  • Abigail Walling4,7 b. 5 Mar 1698
  • Thomas Walling4,7 b. 8 Feb 1699
  • John Walling4,7 b. 20 Jun 1700, d. 10 Mar 1770
  • William Walling4,7 b. 21 Nov 1701
  • Mary Walling4,7 b. 8 Sep 1703
  • James Walling4,7 b. 2 Apr 1705
  • Samuel Walling4,7 b. 14 Mar 1707
  • Elisha Walling+4,7 b. 26 Jul 1708, d. abt. 1783
  • Joseph Walling4,7 b. 26 Apr 1709
  • Benjamin Walling7 b. 1711
  • Rebecca Walling4,7 b. 22 Jan 1714
This person was last edited on9 Nov 2015


  1. [S42] Rev. Jacob T. Elwell, "The Elwell Family in America," The New England Historical and Genealogical Register 53 (Jan 1899): 25-32, further cited as Elwell, "Elwell Family."
  2. [S43] Elmer Garfield Van Name, The Elwell Family: Seventeenth And Eighteenth Centuries, Southern New Jersey (Haddonfield, New Jersey: E. G. Van Name, 1963), 3, 4, further cited as Van Name, Elwell Family.
  3. [S246] Walter Goodwin Davis and Gary Boyd Roberts, Massachusetts and Maine Families in the Ancestry of Walter Goodwin Davis (1885-1966): A Reprinting, in Alphabetical Order by Surname, of the Sixteen Multi-ancestor Compendia (Plus Thomas Haley of Winter Harbor and His Descendants), 16 vols. in 3 (1916-1963; reprint, Baltimore, Maryland: Genealogical Publishing, 1996), 1:507-520, further cited as Davis and Roberts, Ancestry of Walter Goodwin Davis.
  4. [S409] Lewis D. Cook, "Walling of Providence, Rhode Island and of Salem County, New Jersey," National Genealogical Society Quarterly 58 (June 1970): 124-125, further cited as Cook, "Walling of Rhode Island."
  5. [S602] James N. Arnold, Vital Record of Rhode Island. 1636-1850: First Series: Births, Marriages and Deaths. A Family Register for the People, 21 vols. (Providence, Rhode Island: Narragansett Historical Publishing, 1891-1912), 2:1:67, 191; 1:2:27, 85, town record Providence: 1:453, 1:5 East Greenwich: 1-1, further cited as Arnold, Vital Record of Rhode Island.
  6. [S1872] Clarence Almon Torrey, New England Marriages Prior to 1700, 3 vols. (Boston, Massachusetts: New England Historic Genealogical Society, 2011), 1589, further cited as Torrey, New England Marriages (2011).
  7. [S399] Salem Co., New Jersey, Record of Wills, 1679-1900, Probate Packet 290, FHL microfilm 559791, further cited as Salem Co., NJ Wills.