Sarah Spray

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  • Name Sarah Spray 
    Born 1823  Ninfield, Sussex, England Find all individuals with events at this location  [2
    • from 1901 census
    Christened 30 Apr 1826  Ninfield, Sussex, England Find all individuals with events at this location  [3
    Gender Female 
    Census 6 Jun 1841  Ninfield, Sussex, England Find all individuals with events at this location  [4
    England 
    1841 England Census for Ninfield, Sussex
    1841 England Census for Ninfield, Sussex
    HO107 Piece 1109 Book 3 Folio 9 Page 12
    1841 England Census for Ninfield, Sussex
    1841 England Census for Ninfield, Sussex
    HO107 Piece 1109 Book 3 Folio 9 Page 13
    Residence 6 Jun 1841  Ninfield, Sussex, England Find all individuals with events at this location  [4
    Ninfield Green 
    Census 30 Mar 1851  Effingham, Surrey, England Find all individuals with events at this location  [5
    England 
    1851 England Census for Effingham, Surrey
    1851 England Census for Effingham, Surrey
    HO107 Piece 1598 Folio 360 Page 2
    Occupation 30 Mar 1851  Effingham, Surrey, England Find all individuals with events at this location  [5
    Cook 
    Residence 30 Mar 1851  Effingham, Surrey, England Find all individuals with events at this location  [5
    Effingham Villa 
    Census 7 Apr 1861  Norwood, Lambeth, Surrey, England Find all individuals with events at this location  [6
    England 
    1861 England Census for Norwood, Lambeth, Surrey
    1861 England Census for Norwood, Lambeth, Surrey
    RG 9 Piece 367 Folio 147 Page 8
    Occupation 7 Apr 1861  Norwood, Lambeth, Surrey, England Find all individuals with events at this location  [6
    Cook 
    Residence 7 Apr 1861  Norwood, Lambeth, Surrey, England Find all individuals with events at this location  [6
    York Lodge 
    Census 2 Apr 1871  Hastings, Sussex, England Find all individuals with events at this location  [7
    England 
    1871 England Census for Hastings, Sussex
    1871 England Census for Hastings, Sussex
    RG10 Piece 1032 Folio 116 Page 32
    Occupation 2 Apr 1871  Hastings, Sussex, England Find all individuals with events at this location  [7
    Charwoman 
    Residence 2 Apr 1871  Hastings, Sussex, England Find all individuals with events at this location  [7
    14 Stainsby Street 
    Census 3 Apr 1881  Hastings, Sussex, England Find all individuals with events at this location  [8
    England 
    1881 England Census for Hastings, Sussex
    1881 England Census for Hastings, Sussex
    RG11 Piece 1028 Folio 83 Page 24
    Occupation 3 Apr 1881  Hastings, Sussex, England Find all individuals with events at this location  [8
    Charwoman 
    Residence 3 Apr 1881  Hastings, Sussex, England Find all individuals with events at this location  [8
    7 Shepherd Street 
    Census 5 Apr 1891  Hastings, Sussex, England Find all individuals with events at this location  [9
    England 
    1891 England Census for Hastings, Sussex
    1891 England Census for Hastings, Sussex
    RG12 Piece 765 Folio 35 Page 15
    Occupation 5 Apr 1891  Hastings, Sussex, England Find all individuals with events at this location  [9
    Living on her own means 
    Residence 5 Apr 1891  Hastings, Sussex, England Find all individuals with events at this location  [9
    4 Kenilworth Road 
    Census 30 Mar 1901  Hastings, Sussex, England Find all individuals with events at this location  [10
    England 
    1901 England Census for Hastings, Sussex
    1901 England Census for Hastings, Sussex
    RG13 Piece 870 Folio 33 Page 7
    Occupation 30 Mar 1901  Hastings, Sussex, England Find all individuals with events at this location  [10
    Living on own means 
    Residence 30 Mar 1901  Hastings, Sussex, England Find all individuals with events at this location  [10
    3 Kenilworth Road 
    Census 2 Apr 1911  St. Leonards-on-Sea, Sussex, England Find all individuals with events at this location  [11
    England 
    1911 England Census for St. Leonards-on-Sea, Sussex
    1911 England Census for St. Leonard-on-Sea, Sussex
    RG14PN4754 RG78PN204 RD69 SD3 ED4 SN372
    Occupation 2 Apr 1911  St. Leonards-on-Sea, Sussex, England Find all individuals with events at this location  [11
    Old Age Pensioner Retired Cook 
    Residence 2 Apr 1911  St. Leonards-on-Sea, Sussex, England Find all individuals with events at this location  [11
    21 Gensing Road 
    Died 1917  Hastings, Sussex, England Find all individuals with events at this location  [12
    • frc ref Hastings 2b 17 q2 quite possibly wrong person
    Registration Between 1 Jan 1917 and 31 Mar 1917  Hastings, Sussex, England Find all individuals with events at this location  [13
    Death Registration 
    • Volume 2b, Page 17
    Death Registration for Sarah SPRAY (56901)
    Death Registration for Sarah SPRAY (56901)
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    Person ID I56901  The Williams Family Tree
    Last Modified 17 Jun 2019 

    Father William Spray
              b. 1792, Ninfield, Sussex, England Find all individuals with events at this location
              d. 1878, Ninfield, Sussex, England Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 86 years) 
    Mother Sarah Morris
              b. 1794, Ninfield, Sussex, England Find all individuals with events at this location
              bur. 5 Jan 1875, Ninfield, Sussex, England Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age ~ 81 years) 
    Married 12 Jul 1819  Ninfield, Sussex, England Find all individuals with events at this location  [14, 15
    Family ID F17063  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

    Children 
     1. Elizabeth Grace Spray
              b. 1856, Ninfield, Sussex, England Find all individuals with events at this location
              d. 1921, Hailsham, Sussex, England Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 65 years)
     2. Thomas Spray
              b. 12 Mar 1858, Ninfield, Sussex, England Find all individuals with events at this location
              d. 24 Dec 1911, Hastings, Sussex, England Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 53 years)
     3. Charles Spray
              b. 1859, Hailsham, Sussex, England Find all individuals with events at this location
              d. 1860, Hailsham, Sussex, England Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 1 years)
     4. William G. Spray
              b. 1865, St. Leonards-on-Sea, Sussex, England Find all individuals with events at this location
              d. Yes, date unknown
     5. Arthur Spray
              b. 1867, Ore, Hastings, Sussex, England Find all individuals with events at this location
              d. Yes, date unknown
     6. Annie Spray
              b. 1869, St. Leonards on sea, Sussex, England Find all individuals with events at this location
              d. 1950, Sussex, England Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 81 years)
    Last Modified 17 Jun 2019 
    Family ID F17031  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

  • Event Map
    Link to Google MapsBorn - 1823 - Ninfield, Sussex, England Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsChristened - 30 Apr 1826 - Ninfield, Sussex, England Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsCensus - England - 6 Jun 1841 - Ninfield, Sussex, England Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsResidence - Ninfield Green - 6 Jun 1841 - Ninfield, Sussex, England Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsCensus - England - 2 Apr 1871 - Hastings, Sussex, England Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsOccupation - Charwoman - 2 Apr 1871 - Hastings, Sussex, England Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsResidence - 14 Stainsby Street - 2 Apr 1871 - Hastings, Sussex, England Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsCensus - England - 3 Apr 1881 - Hastings, Sussex, England Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsOccupation - Charwoman - 3 Apr 1881 - Hastings, Sussex, England Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsResidence - 7 Shepherd Street - 3 Apr 1881 - Hastings, Sussex, England Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsCensus - England - 5 Apr 1891 - Hastings, Sussex, England Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsOccupation - Living on her own means - 5 Apr 1891 - Hastings, Sussex, England Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsResidence - 4 Kenilworth Road - 5 Apr 1891 - Hastings, Sussex, England Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsCensus - England - 30 Mar 1901 - Hastings, Sussex, England Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsOccupation - Living on own means - 30 Mar 1901 - Hastings, Sussex, England Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsResidence - 3 Kenilworth Road - 30 Mar 1901 - Hastings, Sussex, England Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsCensus - England - 2 Apr 1911 - St. Leonards-on-Sea, Sussex, England Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsOccupation - Old Age Pensioner Retired Cook - 2 Apr 1911 - St. Leonards-on-Sea, Sussex, England Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsResidence - 21 Gensing Road - 2 Apr 1911 - St. Leonards-on-Sea, Sussex, England Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsDied - 1917 - Hastings, Sussex, England Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsRegistration - Death Registration - Between 1 Jan 1917 and 31 Mar 1917 - Hastings, Sussex, England Link to Google Earth
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  • Notes 
    • From the 1841 England Census for Ninfield, Sussex (HO107 Piece 1109 Book 3 Folio 9 Page 12) Sarah, 15, was with her parents William, 45, Cordwainer, and Sarah, 45, at Ninfield Green, Ninfield, Sussex, England. With her were her siblings Edwin, 19, William, 12, Charles, 10, Frederick, 8, Mary, 5, Ann, 5, Thomas, 3, and Emmily (sic), 8 months. Everyone was recorded as having been born in Sussex.

      From the 1851 England Census for Effingham, Surrey (HO107 Piece 1598 Folio 360 Page 2) Sarah, 24, Cook from Ninfield, Sussex, was at Effingham Villa, Effingham, Surrey, England. She was working for William E. Brummell, 59, Late of U.K. Treasury from London, Middlesex, his wife Rose, 59, from Lambeth, Surrey, and their children Juliana, 26, born London, Middlesex, Emily, 21, born Paddington, Middlesex, Ella, 20, born Paddington, Middlesex, and Frederick, 16, Scholar born Paddington, Middlesex. Also present was fellow servant Elizabeth Wills, 21, Housemaid from Maidstone, Kent.

      From the 1861 England Census for Norwood, Lambeth, Surrey (RG 9 Piece 367 Folio 147 Page 8) Sarah, 35, Cook from Ninfield, Sussex, and her sister Ann, 25, Nurse from Ninfield, Sussex, were at York Lodge, Norwood, Lambeth, Surrey, England. They were working for Phillip Woolley, 35, Stockbroker from Peckham, Surrey, his wife Rebecca A., 26, from London City, Middlesex, and their daughters Edith, 7, born Sutton, Surrey, Annesthe E., 3, born Ewell, Surrey, and Alice J., 1, born Norwood, Surrey. Also present were fellow servants Ellen Bishop, 24, Housemaid from Brockham, Surrey, and Ann Beagley, 18, Nursemaid from Tatsfield, Surrey.

      From the 1871 England Census for Hastings, Sussex (RG10 Piece 1032 Folio 116 Page 32) Sarah, unmarried, 44, Charwoman from Ninfield, Sussex, was at 14 Stainsby Street, Hastings, Sussex, England. With her were her children Elizabeth G., 14, Scholar born Hastings, Sussex, William E., 5, Scholar born St. Leonards, Sussex, Arthur, 3, Scholar born Ore, Hastings, Sussex, and Hannah, 1, born St. Leonards, Sussex.

      From the 1881 England Census for Hastings, Sussex (RG11 Piece 1028 Folio 83 Page 24) Sarah, widow (sic), 53, Charwoman from Ninfield, Sussex, was at 7 Shepherd Street, Hastings, Sussex, England. With her were her children William G., 15, Plasterer's Labourer born St. Leonards, Sussex, Arthur, 13, Butcher's Boy born Hastings, Sussex, and Annie, 11, Scholar born St. Leonards, Sussex.

      From the 1891 England Census for Hastings, Sussex (RG12 Piece 765 Folio 35 Page 15) Sarah, widow, 65, Living on her own means from Ninfield, Sussex, was at 4 Kenilworth Road, Hastings, Sussex, England. With her was her grandson Arthur, 11, Errand Boy born Hastings, Sussex.

      From the 1901 England Census for Hastings, Sussex (RG13 Piece 870 Folio 33 Page 7) Sarah, widow, 77, Living on own means from Ninfield, Sussex, was at 3 Kenilworth Road, Hastings, Sussex, England.

      From the 1911 England Census for Hastings, Sussex (RG14PN4754 RG78PN204 RD69 SD3 ED4 SN372) Sarah, single, 86, Old Age Pensioner Retired Cook from Ninfield, Sussex, was at 21 Gensing Road, St. Leonards-on-Sea, Sussex, England.

  • Reference  The Williams Family Tree. "Sarah Spray". The Williams Family Tree. https://williamsfamilytree.co.uk/tree/getperson.php?personID=I56901&tree=wft (accessed November 27, 2020).

  • Sources 
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    10. [S9293] England. Sussex.. 1901 census of England. Digital images.Ancestry. http://search.ancestry.co.uk/search/db.aspx?dbid=7814 : n.d., Hastings, folio 33, page 7; digital images, Ancestry (http://search.ancestry.co.uk/search/db.aspx?dbid=7814 : accessed 17 Jun 2019); citing PRO RG 13/870.

    11. [S9496] England. Sussex.. 1911 census of England. Digital images.Ancestry. http://search.ancestry.co.uk/search/db.aspx?dbid=2352 : n.d., 21 Gensing Road, St. Leonards-on-Sea, Sussex, England; (http://search.ancestry.co.uk/search/db.aspx?dbid=2352 : accessed 17 Jun 2019); citing RG 78 PN 204, RG 14 PN 4754, registration district (RD) 69, sub district (SD) 3, enumeration district (ED) 4, schedule number (SN) 372.

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