Sarah Ann Cole

1 January 1820–10 July 1882 (Age 62)
Lutterworth, Leicestershire, England, United Kingdom

The Life of Sarah Ann

Sarah Ann Cole was born on 1 January 1820, in Lutterworth, Leicestershire, England, United Kingdom as the daughter of John Cole. She married Thomas Charles on 20 July 1845. They were the parents of at least 6 sons and 2 daughters. She lived in Rugby, Warwickshire, England, United Kingdom in 1851. She died on 10 July 1882, in Goulburn, New South Wales, Australia, at the age of 62, and was buried in Goulburn, New South Wales, Australia.

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Family Time Line

Thomas Charles
Sarah Ann Cole
Marriage: 20 July 1845
Sarah Ann Charles
Thomas Herbert Charles
John Edward Charles
Rhoda Martha Charles
Herbert Cole Charles
Edwin Charles
Joseph Fred CHARLES
Richard Henry CHARLES

Spouse and Children

20 July 1845


+3 More Children

Parents and Siblings

    John Cole




World Events (8)


Age 3

Rugby Football 'invented' at Rugby School.

Age 9

Australia is claimed as British territory.

Age 17

George Grey explores Western Australia.

Name Meaning

1 English: from a Middle English pet form of Nicholas .2 English: from a Middle English personal name derived from the Old English byname Cola (from col ‘(char)coal’, presumably denoting someone of swarthy appearance), or the Old Norse cognate Koli.3 Scottish and Irish: when not of English origin, this is a reduced and altered form of McCool .

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

Possible Related Names

Sources (3)

  • Sarah Charles in household of Thomas Charles, "England and Wales Census, 1851"
  • Sarah Cole, "British Newspaper Archive, Family Notices"
  • Sarah Cole, "England, Leicestershire Parish Registers, 1533-1991"

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