Sarah Pearson

about 1834–about September 1910 (Age 76)
Lenton, Nottinghamshire, England, United Kingdom

The Life of Sarah

When Sarah Pearson was born about 1834, in Lenton, Nottinghamshire, England, United Kingdom, her father, John Pearson, was 35 and her mother, Ann Robinson, was 43. She married John Coombes on 10 November 1857, in Lenton, Nottinghamshire, England, United Kingdom. They were the parents of at least 6 sons and 3 daughters. She lived in Corsley, Wiltshire, England, United Kingdom in 1841. She died about September 1910, in Nottingham, Nottinghamshire, England, United Kingdom, at the age of 76, and was buried in Lenton, Nottinghamshire, England, United Kingdom.

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John Coombes
Sarah Pearson
Marriage: 10 November 1857
William Coombes
Charles James Coombes
John Coombes
Sarah Ann Coombes
Emma Victoria Coombes
Charles Albert Coombes
George Coombes
Jane Coombes
Daniel Coombes

Spouse and Children

10 November 1857
Lenton, Nottinghamshire, England, United Kingdom


+4 More Children

Parents and Siblings



+8 More Children

World Events (6)


Age 9

Dickens A Christmas Carol was first published.
1854 · The Crimean War

Age 20

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.
1880 · School Attendance Becomes Mandatory for Children

Age 46

School attendance became compulsory from ages five to ten on August 2, 1880.

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 Coombs in household of William Coombs, "England and Wales Census, 1841"
  • Sarah Ann Coombs in household of John Coombs, "England and Wales Census, 1871"
  • Sarah Coombes in household of Frederick Hallam, "England and Wales Census, 1891"

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