Sarah Brackett Fabyan, b. 1740

9 Apr 1740 - 29 Aug 1820
Sarah Brackett Fabyan (1740-1799) was born 9 Apr. 1740 in Portland, Cumberland Co., Maine, British Colonial America. She was the daughter of Anthony Brackett and Sarah Knight and the grandmother of Phebe Whittemore Carter, who married Wilford Woodruff. She married Joshua Fabyan on 9 Jan. 1766 in Falmouth, Cumberland Co., Maine, British Colonial America, and they had nine children. She died 29 Aug. 1820 in Scarborough, Cumberland Co., Maine.

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