Sarah Barnsley


Brief Life History of Sarah

Sarah Barnsley was born in 1780, in Nuneaton, Warwickshire, England, United Kingdom as the daughter of Samuel Barnsley and Elizabeth Collins. She married Thomas William Jeffcott on 14 October 1806, in Mancetter, Warwickshire, England, United Kingdom. They were the parents of at least 1 son and 1 daughter.

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Thomas William Jeffcott
Sarah Barnsley
Marriage: 14 October 1806
William Jeffcott
after 1806–1809
Anne Jeffcott

Sources (5)

  • Sarah Barnsley, "England Births and Christenings, 1538-1975"
  • Sarah Barnsley, "England Marriages, 1538–1973"
  • Sarah Jephcott in entry for Anne Jephcott, "England, Warwickshire, Parish Registers, 1535-1984"

Spouse and Children

  • Marriage
    14 October 1806Mancetter, Warwickshire, England, United Kingdom
  • Children (2)

    Parents and Siblings

    Siblings (7)

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    World Events (8)

    1801 · The Act of Union

    Age 21

    The Act of Union was a legislative agreement which united England, Scotland, Wales, and Ireland under the name of the United Kingdom on January 1, 1801.

    1808 · The British West Africa Squadron

    Age 28

    The British West Africa Squadron was formed in 1808 to suppress illegal slave trading on the African coastline. The British West Africa Squadron had freed approximately 150,000 people by 1865.


    Age 35

    The defeat of Napoleon Bonaparte at Waterloo marks the end of the Napoleonic Wars. Napoleon defeated and exiled to St. Helena.

    Name Meaning

    English (West Midlands): habitational name from any of several places so called, such as Barnsley (Yorkshire), Barnsley (Gloucestershire), and Barnsleyhall in Bromsgrove (Worcestershire). The places are named from Old English lēah ‘wood, glade, clearing’, preceded by one of several personal names in the genitive case with -es. In Yorkshire, the personal name is Beorn; in Gloucestershire and possibly Worcestershire it is Beornmōd. Compare Bardsley 2.

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

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