Sarah Maria Harris

1861–
Lawford, Essex, England

The Life of Sarah Maria

Sarah Maria Harris was born in 1861, in Lawford, Essex, England as the daughter of Herman King Harris and Hope. She married James Dancey on 4 October 1885, in All Hallows Church, Tottenham, Middlesex, England, United Kingdom. They were the parents of at least 1 daughter. She lived in Lawford, Essex, England, United Kingdom for about 10 years and Wood Green, Middlesex, England, United Kingdom for about 28 years.

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Family Time Line

James Dancey
1852–
Sarah Maria Harris
1861–
Marriage: 4 October 1885
Maria Daisy Dancey
1890–1981

Spouse and Children

MARRIAGE
4 October 1885
All Hallows Church, Tottenham, Middlesex, England, United Kingdom
children

(1)

Parents and Siblings

    Herman King Harris

    MaleMale

    Hope

    Female1831–Female

siblings

(5)

    Hope Matilda Harris

    Female1856–1858Female

    Herman Thomas Harris

    Male1858–1926Male

    Harman T Horris

    Male1859–Male

    Female1861–Female

    Agnes Harris

    Female1863–1863Female

World Events (8)

1880 · School Attendance Becomes Mandatory for Children

Age 19

School attendance became compulsory from ages five to ten on August 2, 1880.
1884

Age 23

Art Nouveau Period (Art and Antiques).
1904 · The Entente Cordiale

Age 43

The Entente Cordiale was signed between Britain and France on April 8, 1904, to reconcile imperial interests and pave the way for future diplomatic cooperation. This ended hundreds of years of conflict between the two states.

Name Meaning

1 English and Welsh (very common in southern England and South Wales): patronymic from the medieval English personal name Harry , pet form of Henry .2 This name is also well established in Ireland, taken there principally during the Plantation of Ulster. In some cases, particularly in families coming from County Mayo, both Harris and Harrison can be Anglicized forms of Gaelic Ó hEarchadha.3 Greek: reduced form of the Greek personal name Kharalambos, composed of the elements khara ‘joy’ + lambein ‘to shine’.

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

Possible Related Names

Sources (3)

  • Sarah M Horris in household of Hope Horris, "England and Wales Census, 1861"
  • Maria Harris in household of Harman Harris, "England and Wales Census, 1871"
  • Sarah Maria Linge in household of William Linge, "England and Wales Census, 1911"

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