Priestman, Sarah

Research Notes

This was possibly Sarah Priestman, born 16 August 1801 at Seamer, Yorkshire, to parents Thomas and Elizabeth. She was baptised on 16 August 1801 at Seamer.

She married John Salisbury (1794-1846) on 16 October 1828 at Seamer. 

They emigrated soon after their marriage and settled in Tuscarwas County, Ohio, USA, to farm.

Sarah died on 20 October 1872 and was buried in Holmes Methodist Episcopal Cemetery, Tuscarawas, Ohio, USA.


  • 1827 Hull (18 mths)
  • 1828 Pocklington (6 mths)
  • 1829 disappears


W Leary, Directory of Primitive Methodist Ministers and their Circuits, 1990

E. Dorothy Graham, Chosen by God – A list if the Female Travelling Preachers of Early Primitive Methodism

Census Returns and Births, Marriages & Deaths Registers

No Comments

Start the ball rolling by posting a comment on this page!

Add a comment about this page

Your email address will not be published.