Person:David Sage (2)

m. Bef 1665
  1. David Sage1665 -
  2. Elizabeth Sage1666 -
  3. John Sage1667/68 - 1751/52
  • HDavid SageCal 1639 - 1703
  • WMary Wiley1647/48 - 1711
m. Bef 1672
  1. Mary Sage1672 - 1726
  2. Jonathan Sage1675 - 1712
  3. Timothy Sage1678 - 1724/25
Facts and Events
Name David Sage
Gender Male
Birth[1][3] Cal 1639 England (probably)
Marriage Bef 1665 Estimate based on date of birth of eldest known child (David).
to Elizabeth Kirby
Marriage Bef 1672 Estimate based on date of birth of eldest known child (Mary).
to Mary Wiley
Will[5][6] 27 Mar 1703 Middletown, Middlesex, Connecticut, United States
Death[1][2][4] 31 Mar 1703 Middletown, Middlesex, Connecticut, United States
Burial[3][4] Riverside Cemetery, Middletown, Middlesex, Connecticut, United States
Probate[5] 4 May 1703 Will proved.
Estate Inventory[5] 5 Jun 1703 £753-02-07. Taken by John Hamlin, Nathaniel White and John Clarke, Sen.
  1. 1.0 1.1 1. David1 Sage, in Sage, Harold Kenneth. David Sage, of Middletown, Conn.,: His Children, and Grandchildren. New England Historical and Genealogical Register. (New England Historic Genealogical Society, Jul 1952)

    "1. David1 Sage, born presumably in Great Britain, possibly in England, about 1639, died in Middletown, Conn., 31 March 1703. He is buried in the old Riverside cemetery in the city of Middletown, the inscription on his well preserved gravestone being our only record of the time of his birth. … He resided in the 'Upper Houses', then a part of Middletown, now Cromwell."

  2. Middletown Vital Records [NEHGS], in Connecticut, United States. The Barbour Collection of Connecticut Town Vital Records

    "Sage, … David, Sr., died Mar. 31, 1702/03 [LR1:16]"

  3. 3.0 3.1 David Sage, in Find A Grave.
  4. 4.0 4.1 Connecticut Headstone Inscriptions Vol 28 711-19 McDonough Cemetery, Middletown, in Hale: transcript of Bible records, 1744-1875, and other genealogical records, 1814-1979. (Salt Lake City, Utah: Genealogical Society of Utah, 1979)

    "Sage, David, died Mar. 31, 1703, age 64 yrs."

  5. 5.0 5.1 5.2 Sage, David, Sen., Middletown, in Manwaring, Charles W. A Digest of the Early Connecticut Probate Records. (Hartford, Conn.: R. S. Peck & Co., 1904-06)

    "Probate Records. Vol. VII, 1700 to 1710. Page 56-7-8.

    Sage, David, Sen., Middletown. Invt. £753-02-07. Taken 5 June, 1703, by John Hamlin, Nathaniel White and John Clarke, Sen. Will dated 27 March, 1703.

    I, David Sage, Sen., of Middletown, do make this my last will and testament: I give unto my eldest son David that lott whereon there is a frame of a house, commonly called David's lot, and that 1½ acres of boggy meadow which I bought of mother, and the 1-4 part of my boggy meadow in Goose Delight, and my great woodlot on the east side of the Great River. I give unto my son John that lot whereon he hath built and doth now inhabit, and my upper lott at Pistol Point which butts of Scovell's, and the ¼ part of my Goose Delight meadow; also my great woodlot next Wethersfield bounds. I give unto my two daughters, Bull and Johnson, £30 to each, to be paid at my wife's decease. I give to my daughter Mercy £50, £20 of it to be paid when she needs it and the other £30 at her mother's decease. The rest of my estate, personal and real, I leave it with my wife, to be managed by my sons Jonathan and Timothy so that she have a comfortable and creditable maintenance during her natural life, and at her decease to be shared betwixt sd. Jonathan and Timothy, debts and legacies paid. It is my will further, that my son John shall have my 2 lots in the Round Meadow.


    Witness: ;;John Stow, John Arnold, Alexander Rollo.;;

    Court Record, Page 44—4 May, 1703: Will proven and invt. exhibited. This Court grant Adms. with the will annexed (as no executor was appointed) to Mary the widow, and Jonathan and Timothy Sage, sons of the decd.

    Page 55—12 April, 1704: Jonathan Sage presented an account of his Adms. with his mother and brother on the estate of David Sage, late of Middletown, decd. Account of debts amounting to £25-01-07. Also what some of the children have received before the death of their father David Sage, late of Middletown, decd. David Sage, £126-01s-00d; John Sage, 41-14-06; Ezekiel Bull, 20-00-00; Samuel Johnson, 20-00-00. Which account this Court accept and order it to be filed.

    Page 119 (Vol. VIII) 2 March, 1712-13: Timothy Sage of Middletown, son of David Sage, late of Middletown, decd., moved this Court to appoint some suitable persons to make a division of certain lands which was bequeathed by the sd. David Sage in and by his last will and testament jointly to the sd. Timothy Sage and to his brother Jonathan Sage, decd.; that the same lands are to be shared equally between the sd. Timothy Sage and the heirs or legal representatives of Jonathan Sage, decd. This Court appoint John Hamlin, Esq., Joseph Rockwell and John Clark, Sen., distributors.

    Page 127—6 April, 1713: The Court appoints Sergt. Samuel Hall of Middletown to join with and assist such men as have been appointed to divide certain lands belonging to the estate of David Sage, late of Middletown, who shall attend that work pursuant to an order of this Court, 2nd May last past.

    Page 135—4 May, 1713: A dist. of certain lands belonging to the estate of David Sage was now exhibited in this Court by Timothy Sage, which dist. this Court accepts and orders to be kept on file. The Court grants the sd. Timothy Sage a Quietus Est."

  6. Connecticut, Wills and Probate Records, 1609-1999

    Sons: David eldest, John, Jonathan, Timothy
    Daughter Marry
    Two Daughters: Bull and Johnson