Sarah Hirst

Brief Life History of Sarah

When Sarah Hirst was born in 1808, in Huddersfield, Yorkshire, England, her father, Benjamin Hirst, was 34 and her mother, Martha Lockwood, was 31. She married Nathaniel Holdsworth Sr. on 15 April 1840, in Huddersfield, Yorkshire, England, United Kingdom. They were the parents of at least 2 sons and 2 daughters. She lived in Yorkshire, England, United Kingdom in 1851. She died in 1865, in Huddersfield, Yorkshire, England, United Kingdom, at the age of 57.

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Nathaniel Holdsworth Sr.
Sarah Hirst
Marriage: 15 April 1840
Nathaniel Holdsworth
Frederick Holdsworth
Ann Holdsworth
Thomas Holdsworth

Sources (6)

  • Sarah Holdsworth, "England and Wales Census, 1841"
  • Sarah Hirst, "England Marriages, 1538–1973 "
  • Sarah Holdsworth, "England and Wales Death Registration Index 1837-2007"

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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

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.


Eclectic Period (Art and Antiques).

Name Meaning

English (Yorkshire and Lancashire): variant of Hurst .

German: variant of Hürst (see Hurst ).

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

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