Sarah Tompkins1

#9026, (17 November 1837-17 August 1916)
ChartsThe Cooks of Billington
Birth*17 NOV 1837 Sarah Tompkins was born on 17 NOV 1837 at Tilsworth, Bedfordshire, EnglandG.1 
Residence*30 MAR 1851 She lived at Leighton Road, Stanbridge, Bedfordshire, EnglandG.2 
Employment*30 MAR 1851 She was employed as domestic servant.2 
Marriage*JUL 1857 She married John Cook, son of Joseph Cook and Mary Ann Hamp, in JUL 1857 at Leighton Buzzard, Bedfordshire, EnglandG.1 
Residence*30 MAR 1861 Sarah Tompkins and John Cook lived at Little Billington, Bedfordshire, EnglandG, together with Ann Cook.3 
Residence30 MAR 1871 Sarah Tompkins and John Cook lived at James Close, Leighton Buzzard, Bedfordshire, EnglandG, together with Ann Cook, Frederick George Cook, Emma Cook and William John Cook.4 
Residence30 MAR 1881 Sarah Tompkins and John Cook lived at Lammas Close, Leighton Buzzard, Bedfordshire, EnglandG, together with Frederick George Cook, William John Cook, Sidney Cook, Sarah Cook and Samuel Cook.5 
Emigration*26 MAY 1883 Sarah Tompkins and John Cook emigrated on 26 MAY 1883 from Plymouth, Devon, EnglandG.6 
Death*17 AUG 1916 Sarah Tompkins died on 17 AUG 1916 at Mackay, QLD, EgyptG, aged 78.7 

Family

John Cook b. 13 Apr 1837, d. 20 May 1913
Marriage*JUL 1857 She married John Cook, son of Joseph Cook and Mary Ann Hamp, in JUL 1857 at Leighton Buzzard, BedfordshireG.1 
Children
Last Edited24 Aug 2019

Citations

  1. [S69] England & Wales Marriages 1538-1940, marriage; Sarah Tompkins & John Cook, Leighton Buzzard, Beds., Jul-Sep 1857, vol 3b 460.
  2. [S26] Extracted from the 1851 census, servant, Holt family.
  3. [S44] Extracted from the 1861 census.
  4. [S45] Extracted from the 1871 census.
  5. [S21] Extracted from the 1881 census.
  6. [S61] Passengers, John Cook, age 43, 'Nagpore' to Brisbane, arr. 26 May 1883.
  7. [S97] Australia BMD Indices, death, Sarah Cook, QLD, 1916, no 003694, p 402.
  8. [S44] Extracted from the 1861 census, age & place.
  9. [S97] Australia BMD Indices, death, Frederick George Cook, father John , mother Sarah Tompkins, QLD no 001954, p 349, 1927.
  10. [S97] Australia BMD Indices, death, Emma Martin, age 51, Beechworth, VIC, 12590.
  11. [S17] BMD indices, birth, Leighton Buzzard, Beds, Apr-Jun 1871, vol 3b 395.
  12. [S97] Australia BMD Indices, death, Sidney Cook, father John , mother Sarah Tompkins, QLD no B034860, p 374, 1937.
  13. [S21] Extracted from the 1881 census, age & place.
@ Michael Jefferies, 2016