Sarah Ellen Pearson

Beeston, Yorkshire, England, United Kingdom

The Life 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

Spouse and Children

31 July 1887
Beeston, Yorkshire, England, United Kingdom


Parents and Siblings

    William Pearson


    Mary Bower




    James Pearson


    Hannah Pearson


    Caroline Pearson


    Emma Pearson


    Alfred Pearson


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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

1 English: patronymic from the Middle English personal name Piers ( see Pierce ). The surname is also quite common in Ireland, where it has been established for many centuries.2 Americanized form of one or more like-sounding Ashkenazic Jewish surnames.

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

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Sources (3)

  • 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"

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