- Born: 1812, Charleton, Devon, England
- Christened: 20 Mar 1812, Charleton, Devon, England 2
- Married: 5 Oct 1834, Kingsbridge, Devon, England 1
- Died: 1884, Massachusetts, USA 3
In 1851, Sarah Lakey (39) of Charleton and husband Thomas Lakey (40) of Kingsbridge, wool comber, were living in Fore St., Kingsbridge. Present were children: Thomas (16) of Kingsbridge, wool comber, Benjamin (12) of Dodbrooke, cordwainer (apprentice), Jane (10) of Dodbrooke, scholar, John (8) of Dodbrooke, scholar, Elizabeth (6) of Dodbrooke, scholar, Emma (5) of Dodbrooke, Mary (2) of Kingsbridge, Samuel (1) of Kingsbridge
In 1861, Sarah Lakey (48) of Charleton, married, was living in Clarence St., Charles, Plymouth, Devon. Present were children (born in Kingsbridge): Mary (13), scholar, Samuel (11), scholar, William (8), scholar. [Sarah' husband Thomas, and children Benjamin, Jane and John appear in the 1860 U.S. Federal Census.]
This family emigrated to USA before 1865.
In 1865, Sarah Lakey (52) of England, and husband Thomas Lakey (54) of England, were living in Lawrence, Essex, Massachusetts, USA. Present were children (born in England): Elizabeth (22), Emma (19), Mary (17), Samuel (15), William (12), and Jennie (1) of Massachusetts
In 1870, Sarah Lakey (57) of England, keeping house, and husband Thomas Lakey (59) of England, wool washer, were living in Lawrence, Essex, Massachusetts. Present were children: William (17) of England, wood turner?, Jennie (7) of Mass., attends school. Son Samuel Lakey was nextdoor.
Sarah married Thomas LAKEY, son of John LAKEY and Agnes POPLESTONE, on 5 Oct 1834 in Kingsbridge, Devon, England 1. (Thomas LAKEY was born in 1810 in Kingsbridge, Devon, England, christened on 23 Dec 1810 in Kingsbridge, Devon, England 4 and died on 29 Nov 1903 in Cambridge, Middlesex, MA, USA 5.)
Thomas Lakey of this Parish, bachelor, and Sarah Crimp of this Parish, spinster
Married by Banns
Witnesses: John Crimp, John Wingate