Sarah Kirkham

1799–2 October 1878
Calverton, Nottinghamshire, England, United Kingdom

The Life of Sarah

When Sarah Kirkham was born in 1799, in Calverton, Nottinghamshire, England, United Kingdom, her father, Thomas Kirkham, was 25 and her mother, Maria Cooper, was 18. She married James Binch on 28 December 1818, in Calverton, Nottinghamshire, England, United Kingdom. They were the parents of at least 4 sons and 2 daughters. She was buried in Calverton, Nottinghamshire, England, United Kingdom.

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Family Time Line

James Binch
1793–1861
Sarah Kirkham
1799–1878
Marriage: 28 December 1818
Samuel Binch
1819–1895
Sarah Binch
1843–
William Binch
1821–1897
Abel Binch
1823–1899
Ann Rebecca Binch
1828–1888
David Binch
1831–

Spouse and Children

MARRIAGE
28 December 1818
Calverton, Nottinghamshire, England, United Kingdom
children

(6)

+1 More Child

Parents and Siblings

    Thomas Kirkham

    Male1774–Male

    Female1781–1817Female

siblings

(7)

+2 More Children

World Events (6)

1801 · The Act of Union

Age 2

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.
1815

Age 16

The defeat of Napoleon Bonaparte at Waterloo marks the end of the Napoleonic Wars. Napoleon defeated and exiled to St. Helena.
1823

Age 24

Rugby Football 'invented' at Rugby School.

Name Meaning

1 Northern English: habitational name from places in Lancashire and North Yorkshire named Kirkham, which is a scandinavianized form of Old English ciric-hām, from cirice ‘church’ + hām ‘homestead’.2 Possibly a respelling of German Kirchham, a habitational name from either of two places named Kirchham, in Austria or Bavaria.

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

Sources (3)

  • Sarah Binch in household of James Binch, "England and Wales Census, 1841"
  • Sarah Binch in household of James Binch, "England and Wales Census, 1851"
  • Sarah Binch in household of James Binch, "England and Wales Census, 1871"

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