Charles H. Burleigh, woolen mill foreman, and Sarah Burleigh

c. 1830 - House -- 97 Main Street

In the early 20th century, Sarah Burleigh (daughter of Charles S. Butler), had been living on Academy Street in the family home of her husband, Charles H. Burleigh, foreman of the Newichawannock Woolen Mill.   By 1920 Sarah and Charles moved to 97 Main.  

In 1907, Sarah had bought the house across the street at 88-90 Main from the estate of her aunt, Nancy Butler Plumer, widow of John Henry Plumer, and managed it for rental income.