Author Topic: Sarah OVEREND, Hemingbrough  (Read 188 times)

Offline carrie-bob

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Sarah OVEREND, Hemingbrough
« on: Sunday 02 May 21 13:50 BST (UK) »
Good Afternoon everyone, hope you are all well  :)

I appear to have hit a massive brick wall.... I am trying to find a mention anywhere of the birth of a lady named Sarah Overend. She married a man named Christopher Slater (who I'm also unable to trace) from Wakefield, described as a gentleman in the parish register. They married, by licence, in Hemingbrough on 20th July 1801. The couple went on to have just 2 children: John Christopher Slater b1802 and Henry Overend Slater b1805.

Any help or guidance would be greatly appreciated,

Thank you, Carrie xx
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Re: Sarah OVEREND, Hemingbrough
« Reply #1 on: Sunday 02 May 21 14:12 BST (UK) »
Marriage entry states she was 21, so born c1780.

Possible baptism:
27 November 1779 at Darton York
Father Timothy Overend.

Of course, she may have been a minor, but told a fib about her age :o
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