Sarah Burrell

ID No.1632, (1 April 1838 - 1887)
Father*Robert Burrell1,2 b. 30 Apr 1803, d. 1871
Mother*Sophia Witham3,4 b. c 1802, d. 1876
Relationship2nd cousin 3 times removed of Tony Collins
on charts:
Descendent Chart for William Burrill
Birthc 1838 Sarah Burrell was born in Burnley, Lancashire, England.1,2,5,6 
Christening*1 Apr 1838 She was christened in St Bartholomew's Parish Church, Colne, Lancashire, England.4 
Census 1851
30 Mar 1851 The 1851 UK Census enumerated Sarah Burrell as being daughter of Robert Burrell, Head of the household at 7 Coopers Yard, Burnley, Lancashire, England.1 
Occupation*30 Mar 1851 Sarah Burrell was a letter-in.1  
Marriage*1858 She married Jonathan Hartley in Burnley, Lancashire, England.4 
c 1858 Sarah Hartley was widowed on the death of her husband Jonathan.7 
Residence*1 Sep 1866 Sarah Burrell lived at Coopers Yard, Burnley, Lancashire, England.2 
Occupation1 Sep 1866 She was a weaver.2  
Marriage*1 Sep 1866 She married John Crossley, son of Halstead Crossley, in St Paul's Parish Church, Burnley, Lancashire, England. The marriage was solemnised by Richard Nicholson.2,5,6 
Census 1871
2 Apr 1871 The 1871 UK Census enumerated Sarah Crossley as being wife of John Crossley, Head of the household at 15 Saunder Bank, Burnley, Lancashire, England.5 
Occupation3 Apr 1881 Sarah Burrell was a cotton weaver.6  
Census 1881
3 Apr 1881 The 1881 UK Census enumerated Sarah Crossley as being wife of John Crossley, Head of the household at 35 Swainbank Street, Habergham Eaves, Burnley, Lancashire, England.6 
Death*1887 Sarah Burrell died at Burnley, Lancashire, England.4 

Family 1

Jonathan Hartley (c 1834 - c 1858)

Family 2

John Crossley (c 1840 - )
Last Edited2 Apr 2013


  1. [S52] Census Eng: 1851: HO107,2251,193,54, sch:186.
  2. [S35] Lan-OPC, 1866: Burnley Marriages 1853-76, pg:104, entry:207.
  3. [S88] Ext. Research: Miss B Spieth (136).
  4. [S89] Ext. Research: Mrs J Jackson (1812).
  5. [S52] Census Eng: 1871: RG10,4146,91,3, sch:12.
  6. [S52] Census Eng: 1881: RG11,4150,138,15, sch:78.
  7. [S35] Lan-OPC, 1856: Burnley Burials 1856-66, pg:41, entry:1012.