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Sarah Wentworth
b.1630 England
 
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Name Sarah Wentworth
Alt Name Veale
Gender Female
Birth? 1630 England
Marriage 1650 Englandto Thomas Vail
Other[1] 4 June 1651 Southampton (town), Suffolk, New York, United Statessentenced to stand with her tongue in a cleft stick
References
  1. Vail, Henry H. Genealogy of some of the Vail family descended from Jeremiah Vail at Salem, Mass., 1639. (New York: DeVinne Press, 1902).

    Sarah Veale, the wife of Thomas, was sentenced 4 June, 1651, by the Magistrates of
    Southampton " For exhorbitant words of imprecations, to stand with her tongue in a cleft stick soelong as the offence
    committed by her was read and declared."

  2.   Howell, George Rogers. The early history of Southampton, L. I., New York, with genealogies. (Salt Lake City, Utah: Genealogical Society of Utah, 1985).

    1651. Sarah Veale, wife of Thomas Veale, was at the quar-
    ter Court held upon the 4th day of June, 1651 sentenced by the
    Magistrates for exorbitant words of imprecation to stand with
    her tongue in a cleft stick soe long as the offence committed by
    her is read and declared.