Sarah Flowers

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Personal and Family Information

Sarah was born on 3 MAR 1797 in Syresham, Northamptonshire, the daughter of Charles Flowers and Ann Strong.[Notes 2, 3]

She died on 29 APR 1877 in Thornborough, Buckinghamshire.[Notes 4, 5]

Her husband was Arlent Alcock, whom she married on 23 JUN 1823 in Syresham, Northamptonshire. Their nine known children were Arlent (1824-1895), James Flowers (1825-c1900), [William] Austin (1827-?), Sarah (1828-1904), Ann (1831-1832), Albert Edward (1832-1886), Charles John (1835-1911), Ann[I]e (1838-1896) and Hannah Elizabeth (1841-1922).

Pedigree Chart (3 generations)


 

Sarah Flowers
(1797-1877)

 

Charles Flowers
(<1747-1831)

 

Richard Flowers
(<1713-1780)

 

Richard Flowers
(c1684-1764)

 
   

Elizabeth un
(1679-1757)

 
   

Alice Hannah Adkins
(<1717-1786)

 

Thomas Adkins
(<1694-<1737)

 
   

Ann Richardson
(<1694-1719)

 
   

Ann Strong
(<1756-<1833)

 

William Strong
(c1715-1785)

   
 
 
     
 
 
   

[H]Esther Grant
(1715-<1767)

 

John Grant
(<1694-<1767)

 
   

Elizabeth Wats
(<1694-<1760)

 

Events

EventDateDetailsSourceMultimediaNotes
Birth03 MAR 1797
Place: Syresham, Northamptonshire
Flowers / Strong Family Bible
Source: Flowers / Strong Family Bible

See Note 2
See Note 3
Death29 APR 1877
Place: Thornborough, Buckinghamshire
Gale Newspaper database
Source: Gale Newspaper database
Publisher: http://callisto.ggsrv.com/
Page: Fetch-2158.jpeg

See Note 4
See Note 5
Christening05 MAR 1797
Place: Syresham, Northamptonshire
Type: Christening
1930's ancestral research of W.A. Webb
Source: 1930's ancestral research of W.A. Webb
Authors: William Arlent Webb
Publisher: large scrapbooks

Northamptonshire, England, Baptisms, Marriages and Burials, 1532-1812
Source: Northamptonshire, England, Baptisms, Marriages and Burials, 1532-1812
Authors: extr. SKF
Publisher: original records digitised on www.ancestry.co.uk
Page: https://www.ancestry.co.uk/interactive/9198/313P-3-1737-1799_00093/9418640

See Note 6
See Note 7
Census07 APR 1861
Place: Upper Street, Thornborough, Buckinghamshire
Type: 1861 Census
1861 census of England
Source: 1861 census of England
Authors: tr. SKF
Publisher: original records digitised on www.ancestry.co.uk
Page: https://www.ancestry.co.uk/interactive/8767/BKMRG9_875_879-0461/11315638

See Note 8
See Note 9
Census30 MAR 1851
Place: High Street, Thornborough, Buckinghamshire
Type: 1851 Census
1851 census of England
Source: 1851 census of England
Authors: extr. skf
Publisher: original records digitised on www.ancestry.co.uk
Page: https://www.ancestry.co.uk/interactive/8860/BKMHO107_1723_1724-0130

See Note 10
See Note 11
Census06 JUN 1841
Place: Thornborough, Buckinghamshire
Type: 1841 Census
1841 census of England
Source: 1841 census of England
Authors: extr. SKF
Publisher: original records digitised on www.ancestry.co.uk
Page: https://www.ancestry.co.uk/interactive/8978/BKMHO107_43_45-0417

See Note 12
See Note 13
Census02 APR 1871
Place: High Street, Thornborough, Buckinghamshire
Type: 1871 Census
1871 census of England
Source: 1871 census of England
Authors: tr. SKF
Publisher: original records digitised on www.ancestry.co.uk
Page: https://www.ancestry.co.uk/interactive/7619/BKMRG10_1420_1423-0514

See Note 14
See Note 15
Burial
Place: Thornborough, Buckinghamshire
Type: Burial
1930's ancestral research of W.A. Webb
Source: 1930's ancestral research of W.A. Webb
Authors: William Arlent Webb
Publisher: large scrapbooks

See Note 16
See Note 17

Multimedia

media
cdv-001 c
media
cdv-017 c

Notes

Note 1

BIOGRAPHY: Inherited High Cross Farm from her father which her husband mortgaged otherwise her father had decreed that half was to be divided between her two elder children Arlent & James & the rest among her other children.

BIOGRAPHY: Inherited High Cross Farm from her father which her husband mortgaged otherwise her father had decreed that half was to be divided between her two elder children Arlent & James & the rest among her other children.

Note 2

Sarah Flowers Born Mar 3 1797​ Syresham

Note 3

Sarah Flowers Born Mar 3 1797​ Syresham

Note 4

April 29, at Thornborough, SARAH, widow of the late Mr. ARLENT ALCOCK, 80.

Note 5

Births, Deaths, Marriages and Obituaries.

Northampton Mercury (Northampton, England), Saturday, May 05, 1877; pg. 8; Issue 8162

DEATHS

April 29, at Thornborough, SARAH, widow of the late Mr. ARLENT ALCOCK, 80.

May 1, at Tingewick, ANNIE, widow of the late Mr. JOHN PAINTER, of Bloxham, 41.

Note 6

[1797] Sarah the Daughter of Charles and Ann Flowers was baptised March 5th

Note 7

Northamptonshire, England, Church of England Baptisms, Marriages and Burials, 1532-1812 > Syresham Parish Registers 1737-1799

[frame 92 of 170]

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Sarah the Daughter of Charles and Ann Flowers was baptised March 5th

Northamptonshire, England, Church of England Baptisms, Marriages and Burials, 1532-1812 for Sarah Flowers

Syresham Bishops Transcripts 1707-1812

{ —- BTs recorded using the old Julian calendar: — }

Baptisms 1796

… Sarah Daughter of Charles & Ann Flowers Baptized March ye 5th

Note 8

age 64, farmer, with 2 sons, dau, serv, visiting cousins

Note 9

1861 England Census > Buckinghamshire Thornborough District 8

[frame 14 of 36]

Schedule 51 Upper Street

Sarah Allcock Head, W, 64 Farmer of 222 acres employing 6 men 4 boys born Northants Syresham

Arlent do Son, Un, 35 born Do Do

Charles do Son, unm, 25 Bucks Preston Bissett

Hannah do Daur Unm, 20 Do Thornborough

Sarah Pittam Serv, unm, 17 Do Potters Pury

Samuel Lott Visitor, Mar, 59 Fisherman Somerset, Stockland Bris

Isaak Lott Visitor, unm, 18 Draper Do Do

Albert Edwards Visitor, mar, 28 Draper Bucks Preston Bissett

Note 10

Age 52, with husband, 4 sons, 3 dau, house servant

Note 11

1851 England Census > Buckinghamshire Thornborough 3

[frame 13 of 40]

Schedule 59 High Street

Arlent Allcock Head, Mar, 55 Farmer 96 acres employing 3 men 2 boys born Northam Soulgreave

Sarah do Wife, Mar, 52 born Do Syresham

Arlent do Son, U, 25 .. employed on the Farm Do Do

James do Son, U, 23 Farm Balif Do Do

Austin do Son, U, 20 Butcher Do Do

Sarah do Dau, U, 19 .. employed at home Do Do

Charles do Son 15 .. employed on the Farm Bucks Preston Bisset

Anne do Dau 13 Schoolar Do Thornborough

Hannah do Dau 10 Schooler Do Do

Sarah Paxton Servant, Un, 16 House Servant Do Bartin

Note 12

age ~40, with husband, 4 sons, 3 dau

Note 13

1841 England Census > Buckinghamshire Thornborough District 5

[frame 5 of 11]

Arlent Allcock 45 Farmer Not born in Buckinghamshire

Sarah do 40 N

Arlent jun’r do 18 N

James do 15 N

Austin do 12 N

Sarah jun’r do 11 N

Albert do 8 Y (i.e. born in Buckinghamshire)

Charles do 6 Y

Anne do 3 Y

Hannah do 3m Y

William Harris 30 M.S. Y [i.e. Male Servant]

Eliza Gregory 20 F.S. N

Note 14

age 74, widowed, with dau Hannah (26), g'son Fredk Frost (5) in son Arlent's household

Note 15

1871 England Census > Buckinghamshire Thornborough District 8

[frame 16 of 29]

Schedule 97 High St.

Arlent Alcock Head, Un, 44 Farmer of 224 acres employing 7 men 3 boys Born North. Syresham

Sarah Do Mother, W, 74 Annuitant born Do Do

Hannah C. Do Sister, Un, 26 House keeper Bucks Thornborough

Henry G. Lott Visitor, Un, 19 Drapers Assistant Somerset Steart

Frederick F. Frost Nephew, 5 Scholar Bucks Tingewick

Sara R. Jakeman Servant, Un, 21 General Serv. Oxon Hook Norton

Note 16

MI: age 80

Note 17

MI: age 80

Sources

  1. Flowers / Strong Family Bible
    Source: Flowers / Strong Family Bible
  2. Gale Newspaper database
    Source: Gale Newspaper database
    Publisher: http://callisto.ggsrv.com/
    Page: Fetch-2158.jpeg
  3. 1930's ancestral research of W.A. Webb
    Source: 1930's ancestral research of W.A. Webb
    Authors: William Arlent Webb
    Publisher: large scrapbooks
  4. 1930's ancestral research of W.A. Webb
    Source: 1930's ancestral research of W.A. Webb
    Authors: William Arlent Webb
    Publisher: large scrapbooks
  5. Northamptonshire, England, Baptisms, Marriages and Burials, 1532-1812
    Source: Northamptonshire, England, Baptisms, Marriages and Burials, 1532-1812
    Authors: extr. SKF
    Publisher: original records digitised on www.ancestry.co.uk
    Page: https://www.ancestry.co.uk/interactive/9198/313P-3-1737-1799_00093/9418640
  6. 1861 census of England
    Source: 1861 census of England
    Authors: tr. SKF
    Publisher: original records digitised on www.ancestry.co.uk
    Page: https://www.ancestry.co.uk/interactive/8767/BKMRG9_875_879-0461/11315638
  7. 1869 Post Office Directory
    Source: 1869 Post Office Directory
  8. 1851 census of England
    Source: 1851 census of England
    Authors: extr. skf
    Publisher: original records digitised on www.ancestry.co.uk
    Page: https://www.ancestry.co.uk/interactive/8860/BKMHO107_1723_1724-0130
  9. 1841 census of England
    Source: 1841 census of England
    Authors: extr. SKF
    Publisher: original records digitised on www.ancestry.co.uk
    Page: https://www.ancestry.co.uk/interactive/8978/BKMHO107_43_45-0417
  10. 1871 census of England
    Source: 1871 census of England
    Authors: tr. SKF
    Publisher: original records digitised on www.ancestry.co.uk
    Page: https://www.ancestry.co.uk/interactive/7619/BKMRG10_1420_1423-0514