Sarah Binns

8 December 1794–
Harden, Yorkshire, England

The Life Summary of Sarah

When Sarah Binns was born on 8 December 1794, in Harden, Yorkshire, England, her father, Nathan Binns, was 39 and her mother, Mary Bailey, was 38.

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Nathan Binns
Mary Bailey
Ann Binns
Betty Binns
Abraham Binns
Rebecca Binns
Abraham Binns
David Binns
Hannah Binns
Sarah Binns
Nathan Binns
Thomas Binns

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World Events (8)

Age 21
The defeat of Napoleon Bonaparte at Waterloo marks the end of the Napoleonic Wars. Napoleon defeated and exiled to St. Helena.
1821 · New Ouse Bridge Completed
Age 27
The original Ouse Bridge collapsed in 1154 under the weight of a crowd that was on it. In 1367, after the bridge had been replaced with stone and became the site of the first public toilets. In 1564-1565 the bridge was finally done being repaired. In 1810 and 1818 the bridge was dismantled to make way for a new Ouse Bridge design and completed in 1821.
Age 36
Eclectic Period (Art and Antiques).

Name Meaning

English (Yorkshire): habitational name from a locality in the Morley Wapentake of Yorkshire, perhaps Binns in South Owram or more likely High Binns in Oxenhope, which is close to Haworth, where the earliest evidence of the surname occurs. The placename is probably the plural form of Middle English binn ‘stall, manger’ (compare Bines 2).Altered form of German or Swiss German Bins or Binz , or of some other similar (like-sounding) German surname.

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

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Sources (2)

  • Sarah Binns, "England Births and Christenings, 1538-1975"
  • Sarah Binns, "England, Yorkshire, Bishop's Transcripts, 1547-1957"

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