Sarah Brook

7 April 1761–22 January 1789 (Age 27)
Row, Cumberland, England, United Kingdom

The Life Summary of Sarah

Sarah Brook was born on 7 April 1761, in Row, Cumberland, England, United Kingdom as the daughter of Jno and Frances. She married John Dickinson on 23 September 1784. They were the parents of at least 1 son and 1 daughter. She died on 22 January 1789, in Penistone, Yorkshire, England, United Kingdom, at the age of 27, and was buried in High Flatts, Yorkshire, England, United Kingdom.

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John Dickinson
Sarah Brook
Marriage: 23 September 1784
Jane Dickinson
Joseph Dickinson

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  • Marriage
    23 September 1784
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    Name Meaning

    English: topographic name for someone who lived by a brook, stream, water-meadows or low, marshy ground, from Middle English brook, Old English brōc ‘brook, stream’; or a habitational name from any of various places called with this word, such as Brook (Kent, Rutland) or Brooke (Norfolk).North German: topographic name for someone who lived by a water meadow or marsh, from Low German brook (cognate with German Bruch ‘swamp’ and Old English brōc; see 1 above).Americanized form of Dutch Broek: topographic name from broek, a cognate of 2 above.

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

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    Sources (12)

    • Sarah in entry for Joseph Dickinson, "England Births and Christenings, 1538-1975"
    • Sarah Brook in entry for John Dickinson, "England Marriages, 1538–1973 "
    • Sarah Dichinson, "England Deaths and Burials, 1538-1991"

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