Sarah Sansom

30 September 1814–27 May 1899 (Age 84)
Horsley, Gloucestershire, England, United Kingdom

The Life Summary of Sarah

When Sarah Sansom was born on 30 September 1814, in Horsley, Gloucestershire, England, United Kingdom, her father, Richard Sansom, was 40 and her mother, Sarah Brunket, was 37. She married William Wall on 26 September 1836, in Horsley, Gloucestershire, England, United Kingdom. They were the parents of at least 3 sons and 6 daughters. She lived in Bristol St George, Gloucestershire, England, United Kingdom in 1861. She died on 27 May 1899, in Glenwood, Sevier, Utah, United States, at the age of 84, and was buried in Glenwood Cemetery, Glenwood, Sevier, Utah, United States.

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Family Time Line

William Wall
Sarah Sansom
Marriage: 26 September 1836
Joseph Laban Wall
Sarah Emily Wall
Fanny Maria Wall
Elizabeth Dorcas Wall
Francis George Wall
Celia Wall
Emeron Wall
Rose Wall
Henrietta Wall

Spouse and Children

  • Marriage
    26 September 1836Horsley, Gloucestershire, England, United Kingdom
  • Children


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    World Events (8)

    Age 1
    The defeat of Napoleon Bonaparte at Waterloo marks the end of the Napoleonic Wars. Napoleon defeated and exiled to St. Helena.
    1827 · Slavery Becomes Illegal in New York State
    Age 13
    During the years 1799 to 1827, New York went through a period of gradual emancipation. A Gradual Emancipation Law was passed in 1799 which freed slave children born after July 4, 1799. However, they were indentured until 25 years old for women and 28 years old for men. A law passed 1817 which freed slaves born before 1799, yet delayed their emancipation for ten years. All remaining slaves were freed in New York State on July 4, 1827.
    Age 29
    Dickens A Christmas Carol was first published.

    Name Meaning

    English: variant of Samson .

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

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    Story Highlight

    History of Sarah Emily Wall Cowley

    HISTORY OF SARAH EMILY WALL COWLEY By Roda Cowley, written from notes given her by children of Mrs. Cowley Sarah Emily Wall Cowley was a pioneer of 1856. She was born at Horsely, England, on Feb 7, …

    Sources (38)

    • Sarah Wall in household of William Wall, "England and Wales Census, 1851"
    • Sarah Sansome in entry for Francis George Wall and Miss Susie Elizabeth Bench, "Utah, County Marriages, 1887-1937"
    • Sarah Sansone in entry for Sarah Emily Wall Cowley, "Utah Death Certificates, 1904-1964"

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