Sarah Crook

1804–29 September 1864 (Age 60)
Prestbury, Gloucestershire, England, United Kingdom

The Life of Sarah

When Sarah Crook was born in 1804, in Prestbury, Gloucestershire, England, United Kingdom, her father, William Crook, was 29 and her mother, Sarah Mason, was 31. She married Samuel Cherrington on 11 May 1823, in Bishop's Cleeve, Gloucestershire, England, United Kingdom. They were the parents of at least 6 sons and 3 daughters. She lived in Dowdeswell, Gloucestershire, England, United Kingdom for about 10 years. She died on 29 September 1864, in Northleach, Gloucestershire, England, United Kingdom, at the age of 60, and was buried in Dowdeswell, Gloucestershire, England, United Kingdom.

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Family Time Line

Samuel Cherrington
1799–1885
Sarah Crook
1804–1864
Marriage: 11 May 1823
Elizabeth Cherrington
1827–1827
William Cherrington
1828–1865
John Cherington
1831–1912
Thomas Cherrington
1833–1897
Mary Cherrington
1837–1915
James Cherrington
1839–1905
Sarah Cherrington
1841–
Joseph Cherrington
1844–1931
Anthony Cherrington
1846–1846

Spouse and Children

    Samuel Cherrington

    Male1799–1885Male

    Female1804–1864Female

MARRIAGE
11 May 1823
Bishop's Cleeve, Gloucestershire, England, United Kingdom
children

(9)

    Elizabeth Cherrington

    Female1827–1827Female

    William Cherrington

    Male1828–1865Male

    John Cherington

    Male1831–1912Male

    Thomas Cherrington

    Male1833–1897Male

    Mary Cherrington

    Female1837–1915Female

+4 More Children

Parents and Siblings

siblings

(5)

World Events (6)

1808 · The British West Africa Squadron

Age 4

The British West Africa Squadron was formed in 1808 to suppress illegal slave trading on the African coastline. The British West Africa Squadron had freed approximately 150,000 people by 1865.
1815

Age 11

The defeat of Napoleon Bonaparte at Waterloo marks the end of the Napoleonic Wars. Napoleon defeated and exiled to St. Helena.
1823

Age 19

Rugby Football 'invented' at Rugby School.

Name Meaning

English:1. from the Old Norse byname Krókr meaning ‘crook’, ‘bend’, originally possibly bestowed on a cripple or hunchback or a devious schemer, but in early medieval England used as a personal name. 2. from Old Norse krókr ‘hook’, ‘bend’, borrowed into Middle English as a vocabulary word and applied as a metonymic occupational name for a maker, seller, or user of hooks or a topographic name for someone who lived by a bend in a river or road. In some instances the surname may have arisen as a habitational name from places in Cumbria and Durham named Crook from this word.

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

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Sources (3)

  • Sarah Cherrington in household of Samuel Cherrington, "England and Wales Census, 1861"
  • Sarah Cherington in household of Samuel Cherington, "England and Wales Census, 1851"
  • 1851 England Census

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