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Sarah Palin

Ancestry of
Sarah Palin

9th Governor of Alaska


    Canada Wait

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    • 8th Great-grandmother of Sarah Palin — 11th Generation
    • Ahnentafel No:
    • 1059 
    • Birth Date:
    • 22 Jan 1678/1679 
    • Birth Location:
    • Canada 
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    • Death Date:
    • 5 May 1749 
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    • Marriage Date:
    • 5 Dec 1696 
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    • Children:

    • Martha Smith

      Mary Smith (Ahnentafel No:529 )

    • Notes: 
    • It is said that Canada Wait got her name because she was born in Canada while her mother being held captive by Indians.

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  • Sources for Canada Wait

    • 2 Boltwood, Lucius Manlius , Genealogies of Hadley Families: Embracing the Early Settlers of the Towns of Hatfield, Sout h Hadley, Amherst and Granby , Northampton: Metcalf and Company, Printers (1862) , 146, Google Books (Digital Library).
    • 3 Nash, Rev. Sylvester , The Nash Family: Records of the Descendants of Thomas Nash of New Haven, Connecticut, 1640 , Hartford: Press of Case, Tiffany and Company (1853) , 44, Google Books (Digital Library).
    • 4 Pierce, Frederick Clifton , Field Genealogy: Being the Record of All the Field Family in America . . ., Vol. 1 , Chicago: Hammond Press (1901) , 162, Google Books (Digital Library).