Sarah Elizabeth “Aunt Sarah” Wedgwood

Sarah Elizabeth “Aunt Sarah” Wedgwood

Birth
England
Death 6 Nov 1856 (aged 79–80)
Downe, London Borough of Bromley, Greater London, England
Burial Downe, London Borough of Bromley, Greater London, England
Memorial ID 175852246 · View Source
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She lived at Petleys, on the Luxted Road, near Downe.

The gravestone is opposite the 'Darwin' crypt on the other side of the path.

There is a letter from CHARLES DARWIN to his sons George and William of 13th November 1856, in which he describes the funeral and burial of Aunt Sarah in Downe = https://www.darwinproject.ac.uk/letter/DCP-LETT-1987.xml

NOTE:

Sarah Elizabeth Wedgwood (known as 'Aunt Sarah') (daughter of Josiah Wedgwood I and Sarah Wedgwood) [1776-1856], and therefore aunt to both Charles and Emma.

See Elizabeth Wedgwood

Sarah Elizabeth Wedgwood (known as 'Elizabeth') (daughter of Josiah Wedgwood II and Elizabeth Allen) [1793-1880], sister to Emma and first cousin to Charles.


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  • Created by: Martin Douglas Packer
  • Added: 29 Jan 2017
  • Find A Grave Memorial 175852246
  • Find A Grave, database and images (https://www.findagrave.com : accessed ), memorial page for Sarah Elizabeth “Aunt Sarah” Wedgwood (1776–6 Nov 1856), Find A Grave Memorial no. 175852246, citing St Mary the Virgin Churchyard, Downe, London Borough of Bromley, Greater London, England ; Maintained by Martin Douglas Packer (contributor 47912178) .