Sarah Jarvis

1786–
Lincolnshire, England

The Life of Sarah

When Sarah Jarvis was born in 1786, in Lincolnshire, England, her father, William Jarvis, was 18 and her mother, Ann Watson, was 14. She married Thomas Swallow on 10 August 1812, in Kirton in Lindsey, Lincolnshire, England. They were the parents of at least 5 sons and 1 daughter. She lived in Kirton in Lindsey, Lincolnshire, England, United Kingdom in 1841 and Kirton in Lindsey, Lincolnshire, England in 1851.

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Family Time Line

Thomas Swallow
1787–
Sarah Jarvis
1786–
Marriage: 10 August 1812
Thomas Swallow
1814–1826
Jacob Swallow
1819–
John Swallow
1821–
Sarah Swallow
1826–1901
Matthew Swallow
1828–
Thomas Swallow
1831–

Spouse and Children

MARRIAGE
10 August 1812
Kirton in Lindsey, Lincolnshire, England
children

(6)

    Thomas Swallow

    Male1814–1826Male

    Jacob Swallow

    Male1819–Male

    John Swallow

    Male1821–Male

    Female1826–1901Female

    Matthew Swallow

    Male1828–Male

+1 More Child

Parents and Siblings

    William Jarvis

    Male1768–Male

    Ann Watson

    Female1772–Female

siblings

(1)

World Events (7)

1787 · English Convicts Sail to Australia

Age 1

The first fleet of convicts sailed from England to Australia on May 13, 1787. By 1868, over 150,000 felons had been exiled to New South Wales, Van Diemen's Land, and Western Australia.
1815

Age 29

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

Age 37

Rugby Football 'invented' at Rugby School.

Name Meaning

English: from the Norman personal name Gervase, composed of the Germanic element gār, gēr ‘spear’ + a second element of uncertain meaning and original form. The name was borne by a saint, martyred under the Roman Emperor Domitian, who became one of the patrons of Milan.

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

Possible Related Names

Sources (3)

  • Sarah Swallow in household of Thomas Swallow, "England and Wales Census, 1841"
  • Sarah Swallow in household of Thomas Swallow, "England and Wales Census, 1851"
  • Sarah Swallow in entry for Elizabeth Swallow, "England, Lincolnshire, Parish Registers, 1538-1990"

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