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Name: Sarah Feest

Burial Number: 0068

Gender: Female

Occupation: Wife of David Feest

Born: 00/00/1822

Died: 29/04/1882

Buried: 03/05/1882


Sarah was born in Littlehampton, the daughter of Charles and Sarah. Her father was a sailor who later worked as a coastguard and Revenue Man. Sarah was baptised at St Mary’s Church, Littrlehampton on 3rd June 1822. By 1841, her father had moved the family away from the area but Sarah stayed in Sussex, finding work as a servant at the farm of James Feest in Worthing. It was here that she met James’s brother David. The couple married at Broadwater Church on 18th November 1855. David is described as a brewer’s labourer, later working as a brewer at the Cannon Brewery. David and Sarah had a daughter Beatrice who was born in 1867. Sarah died on 29th April 1882. No probate. Beatrice married in 1892 and moved to Lancing. David died in 1909 and is buried at Broadwater. In his will, he left £700 to Beatrice.

Researcher: Carol Sullivan

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Further Information


Name: Sarah Ann Feest

Gender: Female

Born: 00/00/1822

Town: Littlehampton

County: Sussex

Country: England


Maiden Name:Poling

Marriage Date: 18/11/1855

Spouse First Name: David

Spouse Last Name: Feest

Town of Marriage: Broadwater

County of Marriage: Sussex

Country of Marriage: England

Information at Death

Date of Death: 29/04/1882

Cause of death: Unknown

Address line 1: 37

Address line 2: Chapel Street

Town: Worthing

County: Sussex

Country: England


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Personal Effects

Money left to others: No value recorded

Current value of effects: Not calculated

Census Information


Eastern Farm, Worthing.

Sarah aged 20, servant in the house of James Feest.


12 South Street, Worthing

Sarah aged 29, servant in the house of Charles Cortis, chemist.


19 Chapel Street, Worthing.

David aged 41, brewer’s labourer. Sarah aged 38.


38 Chapel Street, Worthing.

David aged 51, brewer. Sarah aged 48. Beatrice aged 4. Frances Roberts aged 52, lodger, dressmaker.


37 Chapel Street, Worthing.

David aged 63, brewer. Sarah aged 59. Beatrice aged 14.

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