Sarah Walker

about 1844–
Belper, Derbyshire, England, United Kingdom

The Life of Sarah

When Sarah Walker was born about 1844, in Belper, Derbyshire, England, United Kingdom, her father, Joseph Walker, was 27 and her mother, Anne Beardmore, was 24. She lived in Derbyshire, England, United Kingdom in 1851.

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Family Time Line

Joseph Walker
1817–
Anne Beardmore
1820–
Sarah Walker
1844–
Elizabeth Walker
1849–

Parents and Siblings

siblings

(2)

World Events (7)

1854 · The Crimean War

Age 10

The Crimean War was fought between Russia and an alliance of Britain, France, Sardinia and Turkey on the Crimean Peninsula. Russia had put pressure on Turkey which threatened British interests in the Middle East.
1880 · School Attendance Becomes Mandatory for Children

Age 36

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

Age 40

Art Nouveau Period (Art and Antiques).

Name Meaning

English (especially Yorkshire) and Scottish: occupational name for a fuller, Middle English walkere, Old English wealcere, an agent derivative of wealcan ‘to walk, tread’. This was the regular term for the occupation during the Middle Ages in western and northern England. Compare Fuller and Tucker . As a Scottish surname it has also been used as a translation of Gaelic Mac an Fhucadair ‘son of the fuller’.

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

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Sources (2)

  • Sarah Walker in household of Joseph Walker, "England and Wales Census, 1851"
  • Sarah Walker in household of Joseph Walker, "England and Wales Census, 1861"

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