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Name: Sarah Ward

Burial Number: 0612

Gender: Female

Born: 00/00/1827

Died: 07/05/1910

Buried: 11/05/1910


Sarah Louisa Carte was born in Hull, Yorkshire, she was baptised on 2nd May 1827. She had 3 sisters, Mary, b.1823, Georgiana b.1824, and Catherine M.b.1831. Her father, Alexander Gordon Carte, b.1792, worked for the military and in 1851 he was an ordnance storekeeper at the Garrison of Hull, her mother was Mary Ann Carte, nee Sherlock, b.1798.

After the death of her father, Sarah lived with her mother, who died in 1876, and on 19th September 1876, Sarah, 48yrs, married Henry Ward in Bridlington, Yorkshire. By 1891 Sarah had been widowed and moved to Folkestone, Kent, she later moved to Worthing, living at 10, Eriswell Road.                                   In 1910, aged 83yrs, Sarah died on 7th May, her address was Westholme, Rowlands Road, Worthing. Probate was granted to her sister, Catherine Marlow Peacock, effects, £2268 14s 3d. Value 2020 – £268K.

Researcher: Maggie Martin

The Grave

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Location in Cemetery

Area: SWS Row: 8 Plot: 2

Exact Location (what3words): wanted.locker.bunk

Ashes or Urn: Unknown



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In loving memory of Sarah Louisa Ward Died May 7th 1910 aged 83 years. "He giveth His beloved sleep" Also of Catherine Marlow Peacock who fell asleep Jan. 3rd 1911 aged 80 years "Them also which sleep in Jesus, will God bring with Him"

Further Information


Name: Sarah Louisa Ward

Gender: Female

Born: 00/00/1827

Town: Unknown

County: Yorkshire

Country: England


Maiden Name:Carte

Marriage Date: 19/9/1876

Spouse First Name: Henry

Spouse Last Name: Ward

Town of Marriage: Bridlington

County of Marriage: Yorkshire

Country of Marriage: England

Information at Death

Date of Death: 07/05/1910

Cause of death: Unknown

Address line 1: Westholme

Address line 3: Rowlands Road

Town: Worthing

County: Sussex

Country: England


No obituary has been entered.

Personal Effects

Money left to others: £2268 14 s 3 d

Current value of effects: £268000

Census Information


Garrison of Hull, Yorkshire. Mary Ann Carte, 53yrs, wife of Ordnance Storekeeper, 3 daughters, Georgiana 27, Sarah Louisa 23, and Catherine M. 20, mother-in-law, Sarah Sherlock, 79yrs, plus 1 domestic servant.


Living at 44, Charlotte Street, Sculcoates, Yorkshire. Mary A. Carte, widow, 63yrs, Manufacturer of Life Buoys, daughter, Sarah Louisa Carte, 34yrs, plus 1 domestic servant.


Living at 3, Malborough Terrace, Bridlington, Yorkshire. Catherine M. Peacock, widow, 40yrs, Lodging House Keeper, 2 daughters, Louisa K., 6yrs, Mary, 4yrs, mother, Mary Ann Carte, 73yrs, Annuitant, sister, Sarah Louisa Carte, 43yrs, Annuitant.


Radnor Park Road, Folkestone, Kent. Sarah L. Ward, widow, 64yrs, living on own means, sister, Catherine M. Peacock, 60yrs, niece, Mary Peacock, 24yrs, living on own means, plus 1 domestic servant.

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