Sarah Ellen Pearson


Brief Life History of Sarah Ellen

When Sarah Ellen Pearson was born in 1862, in Beeston, Yorkshire, England, United Kingdom, her father, William Pearson, was 41 and her mother, Mary Bower, was 34. She married Henry Wheelwright on 31 July 1887, in Beeston, Yorkshire, England, United Kingdom. They were the parents of at least 1 son. She lived in Holbeck, Yorkshire, England, United Kingdom for about 20 years.

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Family Time Line

Henry Wheelwright
Sarah Ellen Pearson
Marriage: 31 July 1887
Alfred Pearson Wheelwright

Sources (4)

  • Sarah E Wheelwright in household of William Pearson, "England and Wales Census, 1891"
  • Sarah E Pearson in household of William Pearson, "England and Wales Census, 1871"
  • Sarah Helen Wheelright in household of Henry Wheelright, "England and Wales Census, 1911"

Spouse and Children

  • Marriage
    31 July 1887Beeston, Yorkshire, England, United Kingdom
  • Children (1)

    Parents and Siblings

    Siblings (9)

    +4 More Children

    World Events (8)

    1863 · Lendal Bridge Opened

    Age 1

    The Lendal Bridge was opened in 1863, after a previous failed attempt at building it Thomas Page was brought in to design it. It is an iron bridge styled with the gothic style popular in England. When it was first opened, it was a toll bridge but in 1894, it accepted it’s last toll.


    Age 22

    Art Nouveau Period (Art and Antiques).


    Age 46

    London, United Kingdom hosts Summer Olympic Games.

    Name Meaning

    English: patronymic from the Middle English personal name Per(e) or Piers (see Pear and Pierce ) + son. The surname is also quite common in Ireland, where it has been established for many centuries. Compare Peerson .

    Americanized form of one or more similar (like-sounding) Jewish (Ashkenazic) surnames.

    Dictionary of American Family Names © Patrick Hanks 2003, 2006.

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