Sarah Newton

1725–Female
Lees, Lancashire, England, United Kingdom

The Life of Sarah

Sarah Newton was christened on 2 July 1725, in Lees, Lancashire, England, United Kingdom. She married James Mellor on 21 May 1744, in Oldham, Lancashire, England, United Kingdom. They were the parents of at least 8 sons and 5 daughters.

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Family Time Line

James Mellor
1720–
Sarah Newton
1725–
Marriage: 21 May 1744
Sarah Mellor
1736–
Edmund Mellor
1755–
Jane Mellor
1742–1748
James Mellor
1743–1745
Samuel Mellor
1745–1790
James Mellor
1747–1838
Mary Mellor
1748–
Thomas Mellor
1748–1813
Anne Mellor
1752–
John Mellor
1752–
Hannah Mellor
1754–
John Mellor
1756–
Joseph Mellor
1758–

Spouse and Children

MARRIAGE
21 May 1744
Oldham, Lancashire, England, United Kingdom
children

(13)

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World Events (4)

1801 · The Act of Union

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

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

Rugby Football 'invented' at Rugby School.

Name Meaning

English: habitational name from any of the many places so named, from Old English nēowe ‘new’ + tūn ‘enclosure’, ‘settlement’. According to Ekwall, this is the commonest English place name. For this reason, the surname has a highly fragmented origin.

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

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Sources (3)

  • Sarah Mellor in entry for Sarah Mellor, "England, Staffordshire, Church Records, 1538-1944"
  • Sarah in entry for Thos. Mellor, "England Births and Christenings, 1538-1975"
  • Sarah in entry for Samuel Mellor, "England Births and Christenings, 1538-1975"

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