Sarah Ann Littlefield1

#24881, (circa 1813 - 6 December 1885)
Father*Stephen Littlefield1 (s 1783 - )
Mother*Louisa _____1 (s 1783 - )

Family 1

Elisha H Bascom b. c 1812, d. 1861
Children 1.William A Bascom13 (c 1838 - )
 2.Charles Bascom13 (c 1840 - )
 3.Juliett Bascom14 (c 1848 - )
 4.Samuel Howard Bascom15 (1850 - )

Family 2

David Pomeroy b. c 1805
The record of Sarah's marriage to David Pomeroy has this as her third marriage. Her first has not been found. William and Charles, both born in Maine but birth records not found, may be the children of Elisha and Sarah, or poss. of one or the other with a first spouse. If the latter, they became either the adopted or step son.2 
Her married name was Bascom.3 
Her married name was Pomeroy.4 
Birth*circa 1813She was born circa 1813 at Saco, Maine.1 
Marriage*circa 1836She married Elisha H Bascom, son of Elisha Bascom and Abigail _____, circa 1836.3 
14 September 1850She and Elisha H Bascom appeared on the census of 14 September 1850 at 11th Ward, Boston, Suffolk Co., MassachusettsG.5 
1855She and Elisha H Bascom appeared on the census of 1855 at Springfield, Hampden Co., MassachusettsG; (nei. Amos and Mary Morrill, fam. 93.)6 
31 July 1860She and Elisha H Bascom appeared on the census of 31 July 1860 at Northampton, Hampshire Co., MassachusettsG.7 
13 July 1865She appeared on the census of 13 July 1865 at Westfield, Hampshire Co., MassachusettsG.8 
Marriage*23 September 1865She married David Pomeroy, son of Gideon Pomeroy and Irena Brown, on 23 September 1865 at Southampton, Hampshire Co., MassachusettsG.9,4 
4 July 1870She and David Pomeroy appeared on the census of 4 July 1870 at Southampton, Hampshire Co., MassachusettsG.10 
10 June 1880She and David Pomeroy appeared on the census of 10 June 1880 at Southampton, Hampshire Co., MassachusettsG.11 
Death*6 December 1885She died on 6 December 1885 at Hampshire Co., MassachusettsG.12,3 


  1. [S1239] Massachusetts Vital Records, 1841–1910/1915, index and images, online, Marr. Rec. of David Pomeroy and Sarah A Bascom née Littlefield, 1865, q.v.
  2. [S520] VWH.
  3. [S1257] Massachusetts Vital Records 1621-1850, index and images, online, Southampton, Vol. 2, p. 92, entry 892. Sarah Ann (____) Bascom, wid. of David Pomeroy, formerly wife of Elisha H Bascom, d. 6 Dec 1885, age 72; citing Southampton Center Cemetery, IV 30/6, 6-8.
  4. [S1257] Massachusetts Vital Records to 1850, online, Southampton, Vol. 1, p. 159. David Pomeroy of Southampton and Sarah Bascom of Westfield, marr. 23 Sep 1865.
  5. [S20] 1850 U.S. Federal Census. Elisha (38), b. MA, lampmaker; Sarah A (36), b. ME.
  6. [S2140] 1855 Massachusetts State Census. Elisha H (43), b. MA, book pedlar; Sarah A (41), b. ME.
  7. [S19] 1860 U.S. Federal Census. Elisha (49), b. MA, "out of health;" Sarah (47), b. MA. [sic]
  8. [S1984] 1865 Massachusetts State Census, Sarah A (51), wid., b. ME, housekeeper. Also George S Peck (21), b. MA, whipmaker; John M Knox (22), b. MA, pipe fitter; Henry Merine (20), b. NY, clerk; and Adelaide Kimball (22), b. ME, online
  9. [S1239] Massachusetts Vital Records, 1841–1910/1915, online, Vol. 180, img. 361/389. Marr. Reg. of Westfield 1864, sh. 361, No. 24. David Pomeroy of Southampton, age 61, farmer, b. Southampton, son of Gideon and Irena Pomeroy; and Sarah A Bascom of Westfield, age 51, b. Saco ME, dau. of Stephen and Louisa Littlefield; marr. 28 Sep 1865 by E Davis, clergman; his 2nd marr., her 3rd marr.
  10. [S18] 1870 U.S. Federal Census. David (65), b. MA, farmer; Sarah A (56), b. ME, keeping house.
  11. [S17] 1880 U.S. Federal Census. David (75), b. and parents b. MA, farmer; Sarah A (66), b. and parents b. ME.
  12. [S773] Massachusetts Death Records 1841-1915, images, Pre 1903 > 1885 > img. 463/1328. Southampton Death Reg. 1885. Sarah Ann Littlefield Pomeroy, wid., b. Saco ME, dau. of Stephen and Lois W Littlefield, d. Southampton 6 Dec 1885, age 71y 11m 2d, fractured leg and paralysis of heart, online
  13. [S20] 1850 U.S. Federal Census.
  14. [S1239] Massachusetts Vital Records, 1841–1910/1915, online, Marr. Rec. of Joseph O Hutchins and Juliett Bascom, 1870, q.v.
  15. [S772] Massachusetts Births 1841-1915, online (index and images), Film 4285085, img. 121/1133. Boston Birth Reg. 1850, No. 1365. Samuel H Bascon [sic], b. 18 Jan 1850, son of Elisha H (lampmaker, b. Southampton) and Sarah A (b. Saco ME) Boscom.