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Name: Sarah Sennett

Burial Number: 0565

Gender: Female

Born: 00/00/1825

Died: 10/08/1908

Buried: 12/08/1908


Sarah was born in Bermondsey in 1825 and was baptised at Christ Church, Southwark, on 16 December, She was named after her mother, Sarah, a   second name, Williams. . Her father, Thomas Baker, was a brewer. Sarah Williams married Christopher Andrew Sennett, a furrier, on 13 August 1856 at St James , Bermondsey. Their sons were Christopher Thomas, born in 1857 and Alfred Richard born in 1860. Sarah and Christopher had retired to Lansdowne Road Heene, by 1881 and remained at ‘Seacroft’ for the rest of their lives. Sarah died on 10 August 1908, aged 81, after a long illness leaving £248 2s 1d to her son, Lt.Col Christopher Thomas Sennett.

Researcher: Angela Levy

The Grave

Photograph of headstone for Sarah Sennett

Location in Cemetery

Area: NES Row: 5 Plot: 1

Exact Location (what3words): pill.expand.trips

Ashes or Urn: Unknown



No description of the headstone has been added.


Sacred to the memory of Christopher Andrew Sennett (of Seacroft, West Worthing) who died at Crowborough Sept. 23rd 1906 in his 80th year "His end was peace" Also of Sarah Williams Sennett wife of the above died August 10th 1908 in her 82nd year "None shall be weary"

Further Information


Name: Sarah Williams Sennett

Gender: Female

Born: 00/00/1825

Town: Bermondsey

County: Unknown

Country: England


Maiden Name:Baker

Marriage Date: //1856

Spouse First Name: Christopher

Spouse Second Name: Andrew

Spouse Last Name: Sennett

Town of Marriage: Bermondsey

County of Marriage: Unknown

Country of Marriage: Unknown

Information at Death

Date of Death: 10/08/1908

Cause of death: Unknown

Address line 1: 'Seacroft'

Address line 2: Lansdowne Road

Town: Heene

County: Sussex

Country: England


No obituary has been entered.

Personal Effects

Money left to others: £248 2 s 1 d

Current value of effects: Not calculated

Census Information


Bermondsey, Leather Market                    Thomas baker, 51, brewer             Thomas Baker, 17, blacksmith              William Baker, 12

Sarah Baker, 51              Sarah Baker, 14







6             ?   Cottages, St Mary Lambeth         Christopher A Sennett, 33, head, furrier          Sarah W Sennett, 34, wife                         Christopher T Sennett, 5, son                         Alfred R Sennett, 1, son


109, Clapham Road, Lambeth             Christopher A Sennett, 43, head, furrier            Sarah W Sennett, 44, wife                                              Alfred R Sennett, 12, son, scholar


Lansdowne Road, Heene         Chris (sic) A Sennett, 53, head, retired                 Sarah W Sennett, 54, wife                                                           Alfred R Sennett, 22, son, civil engineer              Alice Brazier, 40, visitor, annuitant


‘Seacroft’ Lansdowne Road, Heene               Christopher A Sennett, 63, living on his means             Sarah W Sennett, 64, wife                            Louisa Villars, 35, companion (described as a domestic servant)


‘Seacroft’ Lansdowne Road Heene           Christopher A Sennett, 73, head, retired furrier                  Sarah W Sennett, 74, wife

Miscellaneous Information

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