Samuel Sargeant
Jane Reed
Ody Wenham of Hellingly
Elizabeth Sargant
(1792-Aft 1851)
George Sargeant of Woolwich
Elizabeth Wenham
George Sargeant of Woolwich


Family Links

1. Emily Sophia Waterer Sherwood

2. Clarinda Farr

George Sargeant of Woolwich

  • Born: 15 Apr 1844, Harwich, Essex, England 1
  • Christened: 17 Apr 1844, St. Nicholas, Harwich, Essex, England 1
  • Married (1): 2 Sep 1874, St. Thomas Church, Woolwich, Kent, England 2
  • Married (2): 13 Sep 1893, St. Mary Magdalene, Woolwich, London, England 3
  • Died: 9 Dec 1914, Woolwich, Kent, England 4 5
  • Buried: 14 Dec 1914, Greenwich, Greater London, England 5

  Research Notes:

George and his brother Samuel were twins.


At the time of the 1861 England Census George Sergeant, age 16, born in Harwick Essex, moulder Royal Arsenal, was with his mother and siblings at 19 Ann St., Woolwich Kent.

At the time of the 1881 England Census George Sargent, age 36, born in Harwich Essex, clerk, and wife Emily, age 31, born in Chertsey Surrey, were living at 8a Kidd Street, Woolwich. Present were daughters (born in Woolwich): Ada Pauline (4) and Emily Ellen (2). George's brother Samuel and his family were living nextdoor.

At the time of the 1891 England Census George Sargent, age 46, born in Harwich Essex, widower, general labourer, and daughter Ada P Sargent (14) of Woolwich Kent, general servant, were with George's mother at 19 Ann St., Woolwich.

At the time of the 1901 England Census George Sargeant, age 54, born in Harwich Essex, general labourer, and wife Clarinder, age 51, born in Gravesend Kent, were living at 35 Waverley Rd., Plumstead Kent.

At the time of the 1911 England Census George Sergeant, age 66, born in Harwich Essex, fishmonger, and wife of 17 years Clarinda, age 62, born in Gravesend Kent, no children, were living at 3a George Street, Woolwich Kent.


George Sargeant died aged 70 years. 4

  Marriage Information:

George married Emily Sophia Waterer Sherwood, natural-born daughter of John Sherwood and Mary Ann Waterer, on 2 Sep 1874 in St. Thomas Church, Woolwich, Kent, England. (Emily Sophia Waterer was born on 2 Dec 1849 in Chertsey, Surrey, England, christened on 8 Jan 1851 in St. Peter, Chertsey, Surrey, England, and was buried on 27 Sep 1882 in St. Thomas, Woolwich, Kent, England, aged 32 years.)

  Marriage Notes:

George Sargeant, age 30, bachelor, mariner, resident of St. Thomas Woolwich, son of George Sargeant, mariner, and
Emily Sophia Waterer Sherwood, age 24, spinster, resident of St. Thomas Woolwich, daughter of John Sherwood, carpenter

Married after Banns

Witnesses: Samuel Sargeant, Ellen Sherwood

  Marriage Information:

George also married Clarinda Farr, daughter of Clement Farr and Susannah Davis, on 13 Sep 1893 in St. Mary Magdalene, Woolwich, London, England. (Clarinda Farr was born in 1846 in Gravesend, Kent, England, christened on 9 Sep 1846 in Holy Trinity, Milton-Next-Gravesend, Kent, England, and died on 28 Jan 1916 in Bexley Asylum, Bexley Heath, Kent, England.)

  Marriage Notes:

George Sargeant, age 49, widower, labourer, resident of 7 King Street, son of George Sargeant, Boatswain R.N., and
Clarinda Farr, age 46, spinster, resident of 8 Chapel Street, daughter of Clement Farr, fish monger

Married after Banns

Witnesses: Frederick Clement Farr, Clarinda Louise Raymond


1 Essex, England, Church of England Births and Baptisms, 1813-1921.

2 Woolwich St. Thomas Parish Registers, Marriages, p. 132, no. 263.

3 Woolwich St. Mary Magdalene Parish Registers, Marriages, p. 243, no. 485.

4 England and Wales Death Registration Index 1837-2007, Woolwich district, 4th Quarter, vol. 1d, p. 1364.

5 Web: UK, Burial and Cremation Index, 1576-2014.

Home | Table of Contents | Surnames | Name List

This Web Site was Created 30 Nov 2015 with Legacy 4.0 from Millennia