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EDGOOSE, Sarah Ann

Female 1885 - 1953  (67 years)


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  • Name EDGOOSE, Sarah Ann 
    Born 10 Sep 1885  Kirton in Holland, Lincolnshire Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Christened 28 Feb 1886  Kirton in Holland, Lincolnshire Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Gender Female 
    Reference Number 707 
    _UID 553493F0B3C84E75A1FBF3178FEA40B25BF1 
    Died 14 Jan 1953  Kirton in Holland, Lincolnshire Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Person ID I707  Edgoose
    Last Modified 13 Oct 2017 

    Father EDGOOSE, John William,   b. 7 Apr 1860, Skirbeck Quarter, Lincolnshire Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 1 Sep 1943, Frampton, Lincolnshire Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 83 years) 
    Mother WOODS, Sarah Ann,   b. 14 Aug 1861, Kirton in Holland, Lincolnshire Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 21 Aug 1945, Frampton, Lincolnshire Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 84 years) 
    Married 16 May 1883  Boston Register Office, Lincolnshire Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Family ID F501  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

    Family LENTON, William Henry,   b. 1881, Friskney, Lincolnshire Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 18 Apr 1954, Boston Registration District, Lincolnshire Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 73 years) 
    Married 28 Mar 1907  Kirton in Holland, Lincolnshire Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Children 
     1. LENTON, Fred,   b. 23 Dec 1912, Boston Registration District, Lincolnshire Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 1989, Peterborough Registration District, Northamptonshire Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 76 years)
     2. LENTON, Henry,   b. 1915, Boston Registration District, Lincolnshire Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 1916, Boston Registration District, Lincolnshire Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 1 years)
     3. LENTON, Gladys M.,   b. 1918, Boston Registration District, Lincolnshire Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 1919, Boston Registration District, Lincolnshire Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 1 years)
    Last Modified 19 Apr 2017 
    Family ID F494  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

  • Notes 
    • SARAH ANN LENTON née EDGOOSE 1885-1953


      Sarah EDGOOSE was born at Kirton-in-Holland, Lincolnshire, on 10 September 1885, daughter of John William and Sarah Ann EDGOOSE.
      (GRO December Q 1885 [WOODS] Boston 07A 411)
      John William EDGOOSE had married Sarah Ann WOODS on 16 May 1883.

      Sarah, daughter of John William and Sarah Ann EDGOOSE of Kirton, was baptised at Kirton-in-Holland, Lincolnshire, on 28 February 1886. Her father was described as a labourer.
      (PR)

      The 1891 census returns for Horseshoe Lane, Kirton, Lincolnshire:
      John W. EDGOOSE, head, aged 32, railway platelayer, born at Skirbeck;
      Sarah A. EDGOOSE, wife, aged 29, born at Kirton;
      John EDGOOSE, son, aged 10, scholar, born at Kirton (probably John WOODS);
      James EDGOOSE, son, aged 7, scholar, born at Kirton;
      *Sarah EDGOOSE, daughter, aged 6, scholar, born at Kirton;
      Alice EDGOOSE, daughter, aged 3, scholar, born at Kirton.
      (RG12/2570/11/16)

      She was described as a 15 year old 'nursemaid domestic' of Spalding Road, Kirton, in the 1901 census. She was employed by Henry WITHAM, a 30 year surgeon, and his wife Mary to look after their two year old son Norman WITHAM.
      (RG13/3040/62/23)

      She witnessed the marriage of her sister Alice EDGOOSE to William WATTS at Kirton on 8 June 1905.
      (GRO June Q 1905 Boston 7a 1025)

      She married William Henry LENTON at Kirton-in-Holland Parish Church on 28 March 1907. He was described as a 26 year old bachelor, a Kirton bricklayer, and son of William LENTON, farmer. Sarah was a 22 year old Kirton spinster, daughter of John EDGOOSE, farmer. Witnesses were James EDGOOSE and Lizzie EDGOOSE, probably her brother and sister.
      (GRO March Q 1907 Boston 7a 628)

      From the 1939 Register of Horse Shoe Lane, Boston R.D., Lincolnshire:
      William H. LENTON, born 5 December 1880, married, master builder;
      *Sarah A. LENTON, born 10 September 1885, married, housewife;
      Dennis HARRISON, born 6 September 1925, single, at school;
      John HARRISON, born 14 March 1932, single, at school.
      (RG101/6368C/015/11 THAC)

      Sarah Ann LENTON died aged 67 at Woodlands Court, Kirton, Lincolnshire, on 14 January 1953. She was described as the wife of William Henry LENTON, a retired master builder. Her son F. LENTON of Horseshoe Lane, Kirton, was the informant.
      (GRO March Q 1953 Boston 3b 5)

      She was buried at Kirton-in-Holland, Lincolnshire.

      NOTES & QUERIES:
      What was the the identity of Dennis and John HARRISON in the 1939 Register? Were they simply evacuees?

      © Michael James Edgoose 2013

      (revised 04.06.2016)