Sara Coleridge

Sara Coleridge

Death 3 May 1852 (aged 49)
Burial Highgate, London Borough of Camden, Greater London, England
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She was born at Greta Hall, Keswick, the fourth child and only daughter of Samuel Taylor Coleridge and his wife Sarah Flicker of Bristol.

She married her cousin, Henry Nelson Coleridge, then a Chancery barrister in London at Crosthwaitc Church, Keswick in September 1829.

The first eight years of her married life were spent in a little cottage on Down-shire Hill, in Hampstead. There four of her children were born, of whom two survived. In 1834 Mrs Coleridge published her Pretty Lessons in -Verse for Good Children ; with some Lessons in Latin in Easy Rhyme.

Henry Coleridge died in 1843 leaving his widow to finish the task of editing her father's works. To these she added some compositions of her own.

She died at Chester Place, May 3 1852, and was buried by the side of her father, mother, and husband at St Michael's churchyard, Highgate

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Gravesite Details Sara Coleridge (82329301)

Suggested edit: Sara is buried at CEMETERY ID 658437
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  • Created by: Tom Cummings
  • Added: 24 Dec 2011
  • Find a Grave Memorial 82329301
  • Find a Grave, database and images ( : accessed ), memorial page for Sara Coleridge (23 Nov 1802–3 May 1852), Find a Grave Memorial no. 82329301, citing Highgate Cemetery West, Highgate, London Borough of Camden, Greater London, England ; Maintained by Tom Cummings (contributor 41886604) .