Sally Thayer1,2

b. 29 March 1777
Last Edited=7 Mar 2010
4th great-grandaunt of Joseph Michael Flint
     Sally Thayer was born on 29 March 1777 at Swansea, Bristol County, Massachusetts.3,4 She was the daughter of Joseph Thayer and Sarah Brown.4,1

Sally Thayer married Nathan Kingsley on 26 March 1795 at Swansea, Bristol County, Massachusetts. Russell Mason an Elder of a Church of Christ in Swansea officiated.5,6


  1. Bezaleel Thayer, Memorial of the Thayer name: from the Massachusetts colony of Weymouth and Braintree, embracing geneological [!] and biographical sketches of Richard & Thomas Thayer, and their descendants from 1636 to 1874 (Oswego, New York: R.J. Oliphant, Steam Book and Job printer, 1874), 708, pg 284; digital image, Google Books ( : accessed 19 May 2009), Original from the University of Wisconsin - Madison Digitized Jan 18, 2008.
  2. "Vital Records of Swansea, Massachusetts to 1850," New England Historic Genealogical Society, American Ancestors ( : accessed 17 May 2009), entry for Book D: Births and Marriages 1762-1797 pg 271; citing Boston, Massachusetts, NEHGS, Vital Records of Swansea, Massachusetts to 1850. Transcribed by H.L.Peter Rounds; edited by Jane Fletcher Fiske and Margaret F. Costello, 1992.
  3. Swansea, Massachusetts, Births Marriages Deaths, Vol D 1752-1797: 77, Sally Tayer; FHL microfilm 0903395.
  4. "Vital Records of Swansea, Massachusetts," Sally Brown, Sally the Dafter of Joseph Tayer and Sarah his wife was Born March ye 29:1777 on the seventh day of the week about one a Clock in the morning. pg 271; Book D: Births and Marriages 1762-1797 [Page 76/73].
  5. Swansea, Massachusetts, Births Marriages, Vol C 1739-1858: 144, Nathan Kingsley and Salley Tayer; FHL microfilm 0077549.
  6. "Vital Records of Swansea, Massachusetts," Tayer, Nathan Kingsley of Swanzey and Salley Tayer of Somerset was Married March ye 26:1795 by me Russell Mason Elder of a Church of Christ in Swanzey.