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Sarah Mabee

Female 1779 - 1818  (39 years)


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  • Name Sarah Mabee 
    Born 1 Jan 1779  Fishkill, Dutchess County, New York Find all individuals with events at this location  [1, 2
    Gender Female 
    No Name 10 Jul 1784  Belle Hill in Beaver Harbour, , Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location  [3
    • Sarah Mabee appeared on the census of 10 Jul 1784 in the
      household of Frederick Mabee and Lavinia Pelham Belle Hill in
      Beaver Harbour, Ontario, Canada
    No Name 1792  [4
    • The Mabee party, it is said, started for Upper Canada in the
      fall of 1792, but they wintered in Quebec and did not reach
      Turkey Point until some time in 1793. They drove twelve cows,
      rode horses, and employed an Indian guide to pilot the way
      through the wilderness
      Some members of the family claim that the settlement was made
      as early as 1791, while others say it was not made before 1794;
      but Mrs. Mabee and her family were living there in a
      comfortable log-house at the time of Governor Simcoe's visit in
      1795. The grave of Frederick Mabee was there also, and a piece
      of ground known as the "Indian fields" had been cleared of its
      light growth of timber and cropped; all of which makes it
      appear quite reasonable that the family may have settled there,
      at least as early as 1793.
      The Mabee party consisted of Frederick Mabee and wife; Oliver
      Mabee, their eldest son, aged about nineteen; Simeon, the
      second son, aged about seventeen; Pellum, the youngest son,
      aged about twelve - at least, these were the ages of the sons
      at the time of the Governor's visit; two single daughters -
      Polly and Sally; and two married daughters - Nancy and Lydia,
      with their respective husbands - John Stone and Peter Teeple.
      It is said that Peter Secord, also, came with the Mabee family
    No Name 1793  Turkey Point, Norfolk County, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location  [5
    • Sarah Mabee immigrated with Frederick Mabee and Lavinia Pelham
      1793 Turkey Point, Norfolk County, Ontario, Canada
    Name Montross 
    Name Sally  [6
    Died 11 Dec 1818  [7
    Notes 
    • From the Maybee Society files. Not all data is verified. Say dates are estimates and are probably within 20 years. The Maybee Society keeps its data on The Master Genealogist�, and has been modified by Gary Hester?s WIT2NOTE� to form the GedCom file. This information is also available in a TMG file.
    Person ID I38732  Glenn Cook Family
    Last Modified 30 Nov 2006 

    Father Frederick Mabee,   b. 1734/1735, Yorktown, Westchester County, New York Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 1794, Turkey Point, Norfolk County, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 59 years) 
    Mother Lavinia Pelham,   b. 1740, New Rochelle, Westchester County, New York, USA Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. Aft 1823  (Age 84 years) 
    Married 1765  [7
    Census 10 Jul 1784  Belle Hill in Beaver Harbour, , Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location  [3
    • Roll of Loyalists Settled at Belle Hill in Beaver Harbour has
      an entry: Frederick Maybee, wife Levina, children above 10:
      Lydia, Elizabeth, Oliver, children under 10: Mary, Sarah,
      Simon, Frederick.
    Anecdote 1792  [4
    • The Mabee party, it is said, started for Upper Canada in the
      fall of 1792, but they wintered in Quebec and did not reach
      Turkey Point until some time in 1793. They drove twelve cows,
      rode horses, and employed an Indian guide to pilot the way
      through the wilderness
      Some members of the family claim that the settlement was made
      as early as 1791, while others say it was not made before 1794;
      but Mrs. Mabee and her family were living there in a
      comfortable log-house at the time of Governor Simcoe's visit in
      1795. The grave of Frederick Mabee was there also, and a piece
      of ground known as the "Indian fields" had been cleared of its
      light growth of timber and cropped; all of which makes it
      appear quite reasonable that the family may have settled there,
      at least as early as 1793.
      The Mabee party consisted of Frederick Mabee and wife; Oliver
      Mabee, their eldest son, aged about nineteen; Simeon, the
      second son, aged about seventeen; Pellum, the youngest son,
      aged about twelve - at least, these were the ages of the sons
      at the time of the Governor's visit; two single daughters -
      Polly and Sally; and two married daughters - Nancy and Lydia,
      with their respective husbands - John Stone and Peter Teeple.
      It is said that Peter Secord, also, came with the Mabee family
    Family ID F551604063  Group Sheet

    Family Silas Montross,   b. 20 Jun 1772, Philipstown, Putnam County, New York Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 15 Nov 1824, Charlotteville Township, Norfolk County, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 52 years) 
    Married 23 Mar 1799  Charlotteville, Norfolk County, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location  [8
    Children 
     1. George Montross,   b. 14 Sep 1799, Charlotteville Township, Norfolk County, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. Yes, date unknown
     2. Levi Montross,   b. Est 1800,   d. Yes, date unknown
     3. Anderson Montross,   b. 25 May 1801, Charlotteville Township, Norfolk County, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 30 Nov 1828, Fisher's Glen, , Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 27 years)
     4. Julia Montross,   b. 12 Aug 1803, Charlotteville Township, Norfolk County, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. Yes, date unknown
     5. Horatio Nelson Montross,   b. 25 Sep 1805, Charlotteville Township, Norfolk County, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. Yes, date unknown
     6. Harriet Elizabeth Montross,   b. 3 Nov 1807, Charlotteville Township, Norfolk County, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. Yes, date unknown
     7. Wilson Montross,   b. 9 Nov 1809, Charlotteville Township, Norfolk County, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. Yes, date unknown
     8. Matilda Montross,   b. 22 Dec 1811, Norfolk County, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 26 Feb 1872, Norfolk County, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 60 years)
     9. Rodney Montross,   b. 12 Dec 1813, Charlotteville Township, Norfolk County, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. Yes, date unknown
    Last Modified 30 Nov 2006 
    Family ID F551604417  Group Sheet

  • Sources 
    1. [S1234] Maybee Society, MARION G. TURK, #32 GIVES BIRTH PLACE AS MASSACHUSETTS (Reliability: 3).

    2. [S1260] 6,000 New York Ancestors, R. Robert Mutrie, (1986).

    3. [S1268] Steve Mabie, Chronology of Ontario Canada, "ROLL OF LOYALISTS SETTLED AT BELLE HILL IN BEAVER HARBOUR - 10TH JULY, 1784" (Reliability: 3).

    4. [S1269] Book - Pioneer Sketches LongPo, E. A. Owen, (William Briggs, Toronto, 1986, Original Date, 1898 from Helen Bingleman, [email protected]), SKETCH 5 (Reliability: 3).

    5. [S1233] Barbara Millar, Barbara Miller, A SKETCH BY W.B. WATERBURY, PUBLISHED IN THE SOUTHERN COUNTIES JOURNAL, ST. THOMAS, IN 1899, (Reliability: 3).

    6. [S1238] Maybee Society Card File, R. ROBERT MUTRIE. "THE LONG POINT SETTLERS" 1992 (Reliability: 3).

    7. [S1248] Royal A Mabee's notebook, Royal A. Mabee Royal's information was principally based on interviews with descendants. There is a significant chance for error in his dates for early generations The original of Royal's notebook is at the New York Genealogical and Biographical Soc.

    8. [S1268] Steve Mabie, Chronology of Ontario Canada, ACCORDING TO WILLIAM D. REID IN LOYALISTS IN ONTARIO (Reliability: 3).