Sarah Crompton

Brief Life History of Sarah

When Sarah Crompton was born on 30 June 1828, in Tottington, Lancashire, England, United Kingdom, her father, John Crompton, was 50 and her mother, Martha Greenhalgh, was 41. She had at least 2 sons and 2 daughters. She lived in Bury, Lancashire, England, United Kingdom in 1901 and Hornsey, Middlesex, England, United Kingdom in 1911. She died in 1918, in Prestwich, Lancashire, England, United Kingdom, at the age of 90.

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Family Time Line

Sarah Crompton
John Crompton
Martha Ann Crompton
Mary Ellen Crompton
William Crompton

Sources (20)

  • Sarah Crompton, "England and Wales Census, 1881"
  • England & Wales, Death Index: 1916-2005
  • Sarah Crompton in household of John Crompton, "England and Wales Census, 1841"

World Events (8)


Eclectic Period (Art and Antiques).

1842 · Mines and Collieries Act of 1842

The Parliment of the United Kingdom passed the Mines and Collieries Act of 1842, mostly commonly known as the Mines Act of 1842. This act made it so that nobody under the age of ten could work in the mines and also females in general could not be employed.

1854 · The Crimean War

The Crimean War was fought between Russia and an alliance of Britain, France, Sardinia and Turkey on the Crimean Peninsula. Russia had put pressure on Turkey which threatened British interests in the Middle East.

Name Meaning

English (Lancashire): variant of Crumpton .

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

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