Sarah Jane Leather

5 September 1884–28 March 1974 (Age 89)
Bolton, Lancashire, England, United Kingdom

The Life of Sarah Jane

When Sarah Jane Leather was born on 5 September 1884, in Bolton, Lancashire, England, United Kingdom, her father, Elijah Leather, was 40 and her mother, Margaret Ellison, was 36. She married John Thomas Calvert in 1910, in Bolton, Lancashire, England, United Kingdom. She died on 28 March 1974, in her hometown, at the age of 89.

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Family Time Line

John Thomas Calvert
Sarah Jane Leather
Marriage: 1910

Spouse and Children

    John Thomas Calvert



Bolton, Lancashire, England, United Kingdom

Parents and Siblings

    Elijah Leather


    Margaret Ellison




    Ralph Leather


    Annie Leather


    Richard Leather


    Elijah Leather


    Anna 'Hannah' Leather


+4 More Children

World Events (8)

1901 · East Lancashire Royal Engineers

Age 17

The East Lancashire Royal Engineers was a group of volunteers in a unit of Britian's Royal Engineers. They were started in Manchester in 1901. They fought on the western front during WWI and were part of the Dunkirk Evacuation during WWII.
1904 · The Entente Cordiale

Age 20

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.

Age 24

London, United Kingdom hosts Summer Olympic Games.

Name Meaning

English (chiefly Lancashire and Yorkshire): metonymic occupational name for a leatherworker or seller of leather goods, from Middle English lether, Old English leþer ‘leather’.

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

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Sources (3)

  • Sarah J Leather in household of Elijah Leather, "England and Wales Census, 1891"
  • Sarah Jane Leather in household of Elijah Leather, "England and Wales Census, 1901"
  • Sarah Jane Calvert in household of Margaret Leather, "England and Wales Census, 1911"

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