Sarah Ann Wells[1]

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  • Name Sarah Ann Wells  [2
    Born Abt 1832  Ashwellthorpe, Norfolk, England Find all individuals with events at this location  [2
    Gender Female 
    Census 6 Jun 1841  Ashwellthorpe, Norfolk, England Find all individuals with events at this location  [3
    England 
    Census 30 Mar 1851  Ashwellthorpe, Norfolk, England Find all individuals with events at this location  [4
    England 
    Occupation 30 Mar 1851  Ashwellthorpe, Norfolk, England Find all individuals with events at this location  [4
    Dress Maker 
    Census 7 Apr 1861  Ashwellthorpe, Norfolk, England Find all individuals with events at this location  [5
    England 
    Occupation 7 Apr 1861  Ashwellthorpe, Norfolk, England Find all individuals with events at this location  [5
    Dressmaker 
    Census 2 Apr 1871  Ashwellthorpe, Norfolk, England Find all individuals with events at this location  [6
    England 
    Occupation 2 Apr 1871  Ashwellthorpe, Norfolk, England Find all individuals with events at this location  [6
    Dressmaker 
    Census 3 Apr 1881  Ashwellthorpe, Norfolk, England Find all individuals with events at this location  [7
    England 
    Census 5 Apr 1891  Ashwellthorpe, Norfolk, England Find all individuals with events at this location  [8
    England 
    Residence 5 Apr 1891  Ashwellthorpe, Norfolk, England Find all individuals with events at this location  [8
    Wymondham Road 
    Census 31 Mar 1901  Ashwellthorpe, Norfolk, England Find all individuals with events at this location  [9
    England 
    Residence 31 Mar 1901  Ashwellthorpe, Norfolk, England Find all individuals with events at this location  [9
    Street 
    Died Yes, date unknown 
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    Father Wells
              d. Yes, date unknown 
    Mother Mary Ann Unknown
              b. Abt 1805, Ashwellthorpe, Norfolk, England Find all individuals with events at this location
              d. 1864, Ashwellthorpe, Norfolk, England Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age ~ 59 years) 
    Family ID F2780  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

    Family 1 James Shearing
              b. 1820, Ashwellthorpe, Norfolk, England Find all individuals with events at this location
              d. 1906, Ashwellthorpe, Norfolk, England Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 86 years) 
    Married 9 Feb 1876  Ashwellthorpe, Norfolk, England Find all individuals with events at this location  [2
    Children 
     1. Arthur William Shearing
              b. 1870, Ashwellthorpe, Norfolk, England Find all individuals with events at this location
              d. Yes, date unknown
    Last Modified 3 Jun 2008 
    Family ID F2764  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

    Family 2 Thomas Chapman
              b. Abt 1827, Ashwellthorpe, Norfolk, England Find all individuals with events at this location
              d. Yes, date unknown 
    _MARRIED
    Children 
     1. Thomas Chapman Wells
              b. 1855, Ashwellthorpe, Norfolk, England Find all individuals with events at this location
              d. Yes, date unknown
    Last Modified 3 Jun 2008 
    Family ID F2779  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

  • Event Map
    Link to Google MapsBorn - Abt 1832 - Ashwellthorpe, Norfolk, England Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsCensus - England - 6 Jun 1841 - Ashwellthorpe, Norfolk, England Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsCensus - England - 30 Mar 1851 - Ashwellthorpe, Norfolk, England Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsOccupation - Dress Maker - 30 Mar 1851 - Ashwellthorpe, Norfolk, England Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsCensus - England - 7 Apr 1861 - Ashwellthorpe, Norfolk, England Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsOccupation - Dressmaker - 7 Apr 1861 - Ashwellthorpe, Norfolk, England Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsCensus - England - 2 Apr 1871 - Ashwellthorpe, Norfolk, England Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsOccupation - Dressmaker - 2 Apr 1871 - Ashwellthorpe, Norfolk, England Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsMarried - 9 Feb 1876 - Ashwellthorpe, Norfolk, England Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsCensus - England - 3 Apr 1881 - Ashwellthorpe, Norfolk, England Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsCensus - England - 5 Apr 1891 - Ashwellthorpe, Norfolk, England Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsResidence - Wymondham Road - 5 Apr 1891 - Ashwellthorpe, Norfolk, England Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsCensus - England - 31 Mar 1901 - Ashwellthorpe, Norfolk, England Link to Google Earth
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  • Census
    1841: England Census for Ashwellthorpe, Norfolk
    1841: England Census for Ashwellthorpe, Norfolk
    HO107 Piece 757/1 Folio 5 Page 6

    Transcribed 04/11/2017  

    Dwelling  
    Location Ashwellthorpe, Norfolk, England 
    Source HO107 Piece 757/1 Folio 5 Page 6 
    Note  
    Surname Forename(s) Age Sex Occupation Birthplace 
    AUSTIN Thomas 40 Blacksmith Norfolk 
    AUSTIN Mary 35  Norfolk 
    AUSTIN Mariah 15  Norfolk 
    AUSTIN Sarah  Norfolk 
    AUSTIN Thomas  Norfolk 
    AUSTIN Isack  Norfolk 
    AUSTIN Ann  Norfolk 
    1851: England Census for Ashwellthorpe, Norfolk
    1851: England Census for Ashwellthorpe, Norfolk
    HO107 Piece 1821 Folio 797 Page 14  

    Dwelling  
    Location Ashwellthorpe, Norfolk, England 
    Source HO107 Piece 1821 Folio 797 Page 14 
    Note  
    Surname Forename(s) Relationship Marriage Age Sex Occupation Birthplace 
    AUSTIN Thomas Head 57 Blacksmith Forncett St. Peter, Norfolk 
    AUSTIN Mary Ann Wife 46 Silk Weaver Ashwellthorpe, Norfolk 
    AUSTIN Thomas Son 17 Blacksmith Ashwellthorpe, Norfolk 
    AUSTIN Isaac Son  15  Ashwellthorpe, Norfolk 
    AUSTIN Mary Ann Daughter  12  Ashwellthorpe, Norfolk 
    AUSTIN James Son  Scholar Ashwellthorpe, Norfolk 
    WELLS Sarah Ann Daughter  19 Dress Maker Ashwellthorpe, Norfolk 
    1861: England Census for Ashwellthorpe, Norfolk
    1861: England Census for Ashwellthorpe, Norfolk
    RG9 Piece 1234 Folio 65 Page 12  

    Dwelling  
    Location Ashwellthorpe, Norfolk, England 
    Source RG9 Piece 1234 Folio 65 Page 12 
    Note  
    Surname Forename(s) Relationship Marriage Age Sex Occupation Birthplace 
    AUSTIN Thomas Head 67 Blacksmith Forncett St. Peter, Norfolk 
    AUSTIN Mary Ann Wife 56  Ashwellthorpe, Norfolk 
    WELLS Sarah A Daughter 29 Dressmaker Ashwellthorpe, Norfolk 
    AUSTIN Isaac Son 25 Journeyman Blacksmith Ashwellthorpe, Norfolk 
    AUSTIN James Son 17 Journeyman Blacksmith Ashwellthorpe, Norfolk 
    WELLS Thomas C Grandson  Scholar Ashwellthorpe, Norfolk 
    1871 England Census for Ashwellthorpe, Norfolk
    1871 England Census for Ashwellthorpe, Norfolk
    RG10 Piece 1837 Folio 69 Page 18  

    Dwelling  
    Location Ashwellthorpe, Norfolk, England 
    Source RG10 Piece 1837 Folio 69 Page 17 
    Note  
    Surname Forename(s) Relationship Marriage Age Sex Occupation Birthplace 
    SHEARING James Head 49 Gardener Ashwellthorpe, Norfolk 
    SHEARING Sarah Ann Wife 39 Dressmaker Ashwellthorpe, Norfolk 
    SHEARING Sarah E Daughter 24 Gardener's Daughter Ashwellthorpe, Norfolk 
    SHEARING Arthur W Son  8m  Ashwellthorpe, Norfolk 
    SHEARING Clarinda Granddaughter  10m  Ashwellthorpe, Norfolk 
    WELLS Thomas C Step-son 15 Agricultural Labourer Ashwellthorpe, Norfolk 
    1871 England Census for Ashwellthorpe, Norfolk
    1871 England Census for Ashwellthorpe, Norfolk
    RG10 Piece 1837 Folio 69 Page 17  

    Dwelling  
    Location Ashwellthorpe, Norfolk, England 
    Source RG10 Piece 1837 Folio 69 Page 17 
    Note  
    Surname Forename(s) Relationship Marriage Age Sex Occupation Birthplace 
    SHEARING James Head 49 Gardener Ashwellthorpe, Norfolk 
    SHEARING Sarah Ann Wife 39 Dressmaker Ashwellthorpe, Norfolk 
    SHEARING Sarah E Daughter 24 Gardener's Daughter Ashwellthorpe, Norfolk 
    SHEARING Arthur W Son  8m  Ashwellthorpe, Norfolk 
    SHEARING Clarinda Granddaughter  10m  Ashwellthorpe, Norfolk 
    WELLS Thomas C Step-son 15 Agricultural Labourer Ashwellthorpe, Norfolk 
    1881 England Census for Ashwellthorpe, Norfolk
    1881 England Census for Ashwellthorpe, Norfolk
    RG11 Piece 1970 Folio 58 Page 1  

    Dwelling  
    Location Ashwellthorpe, Norfolk, England 
    Source RG11 Piece 1970 Folio 58 Page 1 
    Note  
    Surname Forename(s) Relationship Marriage Age Sex Occupation Birthplace 
    SHEARING James Head 60 Gardener Ashwellthorpe, Norfolk 
    SHEARING Sarah A Wife 49  Ashwellthorpe, Norfolk 
    SHEARING Arthur W Son  10 Scholar Ashwellthorpe, Norfolk 
    SHEARING Clara M Granddaughter  10 Scholar Ashwellthorpe, Norfolk 
    1891 England Census for Ashwellthorpe, Norfolk
    1891 England Census for Ashwellthorpe, Norfolk
    RG12 Piece 1546 Folio 53 Page 1  

    Dwelling Wymondham Road 
    Location Ashwellthorpe, Norfolk, England 
    Source RG12 Piece 1546 Folio 53 Page 1 
    Note  
    Surname Forename(s) Relationship Marriage Age Sex Occupation Birthplace 
    SHEARING James Head 70 Market Gardener Ashwellthorpe, Norfolk 
    SHEARING Sarah Ann Wife 59  Ashwellthorpe, Norfolk 
    SHEARING Elizabeth Daughter 46 Gardener's Daughter Ashwellthorpe, Norfolk 
    SHEARING Arthur William Son 20 Market Gardener's Son Ashwellthorpe, Norfolk 
    MARCHANT Ann J Granddaughter 10 Scholar London, Middlesex 
    1901 England Census for Ashwellthorpe, Norfolk
    1901 England Census for Ashwellthorpe, Norfolk
    RG13 Piece 1864 Folio 54 Page 8  

    Dwelling Street 
    Location Ashwellthorpe, Norfolk, England 
    Source RG13 Piece 1864 Folio 54 Page 8 
    Note  
    Surname Forename(s) Relationship Marriage Age Sex Occupation Status Home Birthplace 
    SHEARING James Head 80 Market Gardener Own Account At Home Ashwellthorpe, Norfolk 
    SHEARING Sarah A Wife 69    Ashwellthorpe, Norfolk 
    SHEARING Elizabeth Daughter 56 Assistant Gardener  At Home Ashwellthorpe, Norfolk 
    SHEARING Mary A Granddaughter 20    Chelsea, London 

  • Notes 
    • Although Sarah appeared as an AUSTIN on the 1841 Census, she appeared as a WELLS on the 1851 and 1861 Censuses.

      From the 1841 Census (HO107 Piece 757/1 Folio 5 Page 6) Sarah, 9, was with her parents Thomas, 40, Blacksmith, and Mary, 35, in Ashwellthorpe, Norfolk, England. With her were her siblings Mariah, 15, Thomas, 7, Isack (sic), 5, and Ann, 3. Everyone was reportedly born in Norfolk.

      From the 1851 Census (HO107 Piece 1821 Folio 797 Page 14) Sarah Ann, 19, Dress Maker, was with her stepfather Thomas, 51, Blacksmith from Forncett St. Peter, Norfolk, and mother Mary Ann, 46, Silk Weaver from Ashwellthorpe, Norfolk, in Ashwellthorpe, Norfolk, England. With her were her half-siblings Thomas, 17, Blacksmith, Isaac, 15, Mary Ann, 12, and James, 7, Scholar. All the children were reportedly born in Ashwellthorpe, Norfolk.

      On the next page in the 1851 Census lives James Shearing!

      From the 1861 Census (RG9 Piece 1234 Folio 65 Page 12) Sarah A, 29, Dressmaker, was with her stepfather Thomas, 67, Blacksmith from Forncett St. Peter, Norfolk, and mother Mary Ann, 56, from Ashwellthorpe, Norfolk, in Ashwellthorpe, Norfolk, England. With her were her half-brothers Isaac, 25, Journeyman Blacksmith, James, 17, Journeyman Blacksmith, and son Thomas C, 5, Scholar. All the children were reportedly born in Ashwellthorpe, Norfolk.

      James Shearing is now two pages away on the 1861 Census!

      From the 1871 Census (RG10 Piece 1837 Folio 69 Page 17) Sarah Ann, 39, Dressmaker, was with her husband James, 49, Gardener, in Ashwellthorpe, Norfolk, England. With her were her stepdaughter Sarah E, 24, Gardener's Daughter, son Arthur W, 8 months, granddaughter Clarinda, 10 months, and son Thomas C Wells, 15, Agricultural Labourer. Everyone was reportedly born in Ashwellthorpe, Norfolk.

      From the 1881 Census (RG11 Piece 1970 Folio 58 Page 1) Sarah A, 49, was with her husband James, 60, Gardener, in Ashwellthorpe, Norfolk, England. With them were their son Arthur W, 10, Scholar, and granddaughter Clara M, 10, Scholar. Everyone was reportedly born in Ashwellthorpe, Norfolk.

      From the 1891 Census (RG12 Piece 1546 Folio 53 Page 1) Sarah Ann, 59, was with her husband James, 70, Market Gardener, in Wymondham Road, Ashwellthorpe, Norfolk, England. With them were daughter Elizabeth, 46, Gardener's Daughter, son Arthur William, 20, Market Gardener's Son, and granddaughter Ann J Marchant, 10, Scholar. Ann was born in London, Middlesex, and the rest of the family in Ashwellthorpe, Norfolk.

      From the 1901 Census (RG13 Piece 1864 Folio 54 Page 8) Sarah A, 69, was with her husband James, 80, Market Gardener, in Street, Ashwellthorpe, Norfolk, England. With them were their daughter Elizabeth, 56, Assistant Gardener, and granddaughter Mary A, 20. Mary A was born in Chelsea, London, whilst the rest were born in Ashwellthorpe, Norfolk.

  • Sources 
    1. [S9277] TAG Richards Aberdovey Family Tree, (All the records that were tagged (2) for Richards Aberdovey Family Tree) (Reliability: 3), 20 Dec 2014.

    2. [S10013] International Genealogical Index (R), The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints, (Copyright (c) 1980, 2002, data as of January 13, 2008) (Reliability: 3), 19 Sep 2007.

    3. [S1790] HO107 Piece 757/1 Folio 5 Page 6, HO107 Piece 757/1 Folio 5 Page 6 (Reliability: 3), 23 Sep 2007.

    4. [S1791] HO107 Piece 1821 Folio 797 Page 14, HO107 Piece 1821 Folio 797 Page 14 (Reliability: 3), 23 Sep 2007.

    5. [S1792] RG9 Piece 1234 Folio 65 Page 12, RG9 Piece 1234 Folio 65 Page 12 (Reliability: 3), 23 Sep 2007.

    6. [S1793] RG10 Piece 1837 Folio 69 Page 17, RG10 Piece 1837 Folio 69 Page 17 (Reliability: 3), 23 Sep 2007.

    7. [S1794] RG11 Piece 1970 Folio 58 Page 1, RG11 Piece 1970 Folio 58 Page 1 (Reliability: 3), 23 Sep 2007.

    8. [S1795] RG12 Piece 1546 Folio 53 Page 1, RG12 Piece 1546 Folio 53 Page 1 (Reliability: 3), 23 Sep 2007.

    9. [S1796] RG13 Piece 1864 Folio 54 Page 8, RG13 Piece 1864 Folio 54 Page 8 (Reliability: 3), 23 Sep 2007.