Sarah Ann Clayton

Female1826–about September 1884

Brief Life History of Sarah Ann

Sarah Ann Clayton was born in 1826, in Leeds, Yorkshire, England, United Kingdom. She married John Chappell on 25 October 1847, in Otley, Yorkshire, England, United Kingdom. They were the parents of at least 2 sons and 4 daughters. She died about September 1884, in Leeds, Yorkshire, England, United Kingdom, at the age of 58.

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John Chappell
Sarah Ann Clayton
Marriage: 25 October 1847
Charles Chappell
William Henry Chappell
Selena Chappell
Emma Chappell
Hannah Chappell
Mira Chappell

Sources (1)

  • Sarah A Chappell in household of John Chappell, "England and Wales Census, 1871"

Spouse and Children

  • Marriage
    25 October 1847Otley, Yorkshire, England, United Kingdom
  • Children (6)

    +1 More Child

    World Events (7)


    Age 4

    Eclectic Period (Art and Antiques).

    1833 · The Factory Act Restricts Child Labor

    Age 7

    The Factory Act restricted the hours women and children could work in textile mills. No child under the age of 9 were allowed to work, and children ages 9-13 could not work longer than 9 hours per day. Children up to the age of 13 were required to receive at least two hours of schooling, six days per week.


    Age 17

    Dickens A Christmas Carol was first published.

    Name Meaning

    English: habitational name from any of numerous places, in Yorkshire, Lancashire, Staffordshire, and Sussex, named Clayton, from Old English clǣg ‘clay’ + tūn ‘enclosure, settlement’.

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

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