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Purvey, Sarah (1799–1833)

Sarah Rowe married John Purver (Purvey) in 1814. They had a son in 1815 then it appears that she had a relationship with Edward Yardley and had two children. Around 1820 she had a relationship with Thomas Crumpton. They had a child in 1821. According to the 1825 Muster she was back living with John Purver. By 1825 she was living with Edward Hewitson.

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Alternative Names
  • Hewitson, Sarah
  • Crumpton, Sarah
  • Yardley, Sarah
  • Rowe, Sarah
  • Crump, Sarah
  • Perry, Sarah

1 December, 1799
Parramatta, Sydney, New South Wales, Australia


13 May, 1833 (aged 33)
Gosford, New South Wales, Australia

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