Sarah Clothier

1794–1841 (Age 48)
Castle Combe, Wiltshire, England, United Kingdom

The Life of Sarah

When Sarah Clothier was born in 1794, in Castle Combe, Wiltshire, England, United Kingdom, her father, Stephen Clothier, was 18 and her mother, Elizabeth Chancellor, was 27. She married George Gingell on 5 November 1820, in Bedminster, Somerset, England, United Kingdom. They were the parents of at least 5 sons and 1 daughter. She lived in Stowey, Somerset, England, United Kingdom in 1841. She died on 27 December 1841, in Castle Combe, Wiltshire, England, United Kingdom, at the age of 47.

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Family Time Line

Sarah Clothier
George Gingell
Marriage: 5 November 1820
Charles George Gingell
John Gingell
William Gingell
Richard Gingell
Stephen Clothier Gingell
Mary Anne Gingell

Spouse & Children

5 November 1820
Bedminster, Somerset, England, United Kingdom


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World Events (6)

1801 · The Act of Union

Age 7

The Act of Union was a legislative agreement which united England, Scotland, Wales, and Ireland under the name of the United Kingdom on January 1, 1801.
1808 · The British West Africa Squadron

Age 14

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.

Age 21

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

Name Meaning

English: occupational name for a maker or seller of cloth and clothes, from Middle English cloth (Old English clāð) + the agent suffix -(i)er.

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

Sources (3)

  • Sarah Clothier in household of John Clothier, "England and Wales Census, 1841"
  • Sarah Clothier, "England Marriages, 1538–1973 "
  • Sarah in entry for Charles, "England Births and Christenings, 1538-1975"

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