Sarah Page

about 1807–
Ely, Cambridgeshire, England, United Kingdom

The Life of Sarah

When Sarah Page was born about 1807, in Ely, Cambridgeshire, England, United Kingdom, her father, John Page, was 39 and her mother, Ann Finch, was 35. She married Matthew Barley on 25 February 1832, in Norwich Castle, Norwich, Norfolk, England, United Kingdom. She lived in Cambridgeshire, England, United Kingdom in 1871.

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Matthew Barley
Sarah Page
Marriage: 25 February 1832

Spouse and Children

25 February 1832
Norwich Castle, Norwich, Norfolk, England, United Kingdom

Parents and Siblings


    Ann Finch





    Thomas Page


    Ann Page




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World Events (8)

1808 · The British West Africa Squadron

Age 1

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 8

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

Age 36

Dickens A Christmas Carol was first published.

Name Meaning

1 English, Scottish, and French: status name for a young servant, Middle English and Old French page (from Italian paggio, ultimately from Greek paidion, diminutive of pais ‘boy’, ‘child’). The surname is also common in Ireland (especially Ulster and eastern Galway), having been established there since the 16th century.2 North German: metonymic occupational name for a horse dealer, from Middle Low German page ‘horse’.3 (Pagé): North American form of French Paget .

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

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Sources (3)

  • Sarah Barley in household of Matthew Barley, "England and Wales Census, 1871"
  • Sarah Barley, "England and Wales Census, 1851"
  • Sarah Page, "England Births and Christenings, 1538-1975"

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