Sara Lansing Bleecker
Sara Lansing was born in June 1763. She was the daughter of Gerrit and his second wife, Jannetje Waters Lansing. She grew up in a large, combined family in a gunsmith's home in the third ward. Her prominent, younger brothers were John Lansing Jr. and Abraham G. Lansing. Her father died in 1782 when she was nineteen.
Sara Lansing Bleecker died in October 1831 and was buried from the church. Her husband survived until 1840.
Sources: The life of Sara Lansing Bleecker is CAP biography number 3671. This sketch is derived chiefly from family and community-based resources.
first posted: 3/20/08