Sarah Josepha Hale

Sarah Josepha Hale bio

Birth Name: Sarah Josepha Buell

Occupation: Novelist

Place Of Birth: NH

Date Of Birth: October 24, 1788

Date Of Death: April 30, 1879

Cause Of Death: N/A

Ethnicity: Unknown

Nationality: American

Sarah Josepha Hale was born on the 24th of October, 1788. She was known for being a Novelist. Early American writer who is remembered for penning the “Mary Had a Little Lamb” nursery rhyme. She also wrote a poetry volume titled “The Genius of Oblivion.”

Sarah Josepha Hale was born in NH. She worked as a grade school teacher before starting her career as a writer and editor. She published her first novel, “Northwood: Life North and South,” in 1827. She played an influential role in turning Thanksgiving into a recognized American holiday.

Sarah Josepha Hale was a Scorpio and was born in the G.I. Generation.

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Sarah Josepha Hale was born in 1780s.

Sarah Josepha Buell is part of G.I. Generation also known as The Greatest Generation. This generation experienced much of their youth during the Great Depression and rapid technological innovation such as the radio and the telephone. The initials "G.I." is military terminology referring to "Government Issue" or "General Issue".


Sarah’s education details are not available at this time. Please check back soon for updates.


Sarah Josepha Hale’s mother’s name is unknown at this time and her father’s name is under review. We will continue to update information on Sarah Josepha Hale’s parents.

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Personal Life

Like many famous people and celebrities, Sarah Josepha Hale kept her personal life private. Once more details are available, we will update this section.

Sarah Josepha Hale was born in the Year of the Monkey.

Fast Facts

REAL NAME: Sarah Josepha Buell
DEATH DAY: Wednesday



Zodiac Sign: Sarah Josepha Hale was a Scorpio. People of this zodiac sign like truth, being right, longtime friends, teasing, and dislike dishonesty, revealing secrets, passive people. The strengths of this sign are being resourceful, brave, passionate, a true friend, while weaknesses can be distrusting, jealous, secretive and violent. The greatest overall compatibility with Scorpio is Taurus and Cancer.

Chinese Zodiac: Sarah Josepha Hale was born in the Year of the Rabbit. People born under this sign love to make people laugh and are generally energetic and upbeat but sometimes lack self-control.

Ruling Planet: Sarah Josepha Hale had a ruling planet of Pluto and has a ruling planet of Pluto. Back the early 2,000 B.C. the outer planets, Uranus and Neptune were not yet discovered, since the telescope had not yet been invented. Astrologers and astronomers could only work with planets visible to the eye.

Sarah Josepha Hale’s birth sign is Scorpio and she had a ruling planet of Pluto.

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