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Sarah Proby

Sarah Proby

Female 1776 - 1841  (~ 64 years)

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  • Name Sarah Proby  [1, 2
    Christened 3 Nov 1776  Monks Eleigh, Suffolk Find all individuals with events at this location  [2
    Gender Female 
    Name Sarah Impy  [3
    Died 1841  St George Hanover Square Registration District, Middlesex Find all individuals with events at this location  [3
    Person ID I6083  Main Tree
    Last Modified 2 Jan 2018 

    Father Narcissus Charles Proby,   b. Abt 1738,   d. 1804  (Age ~ 66 years) 
    Relationship natural 
    Mother Arabella Weller,   b. Abt 1752, Ireland Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 1841  (Age ~ 89 years) 
    Relationship natural 
    Marriage Settlement 2 Aug 1770  [4
    • Narcissus Proby settled his estates in Rathcoole, Co. Dublin on his wife, should she survive him. In return, the couple were to receive the interest and dividends on £2,116 in 3 per cent reduced bank annuities in the name of the Revd Thomas Dawson (presumably the bride's uncle or grandfather on her mother, Catherine Dawson's side), with the principal passing to their children on their decease. Narcissus subsequently, with his wife and Trustee's agreement, sold £1,037 10s of the annuities to pay off a mortgage incurred by his father on property in Ireland which descended to him.
    Married 6 Aug 1770  Stoke, Nayland, Suffolk Find all individuals with events at this location  [5
    Family ID F1519  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

    Family Archibald Elijah Impey,   b. 9 Mar 1766,   d. 9 Jul 1831  (Age 65 years) 
    Married 4 Oct 1800  Stratford St Mary, Suffolk Find all individuals with events at this location  [6, 7
    Last Modified 2 Jan 2018 
    Family ID F1759  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

  • Sources 
    1. [S420] Will, Arabella Proby, (written on 25 October 1839 and proved in the Prerogative Court of Canterbury on 3 February 1842, registered copy;), PROB 11/1958.

    2. [S195] International Genealogical Index, The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-Day Saints, (www.familysearch.org;), baptism of Sarah Proby, daughter of N.C. Proby and Arabel, 3 Nov 1776, Monks Eleigh, Suffolk (extracted from registers) (Reliability: 2).

    3. [S205] FreeBMD, (www.freebmd.org.uk;), death registration of Sarah Impy, St George Hanover Square 1 *, December quarter 1841 (Reliability: 2).

    4. [S443] Will, Narcissus Charles Proby, (written on 10 October 1800, with three codicils written on 20 September 1802, 24 September 1802 and 10 November 1804, and proved in the Prerogative Court of Canterbury on 26 Jan 1805, registered copy;), PROB 11/1419.

    5. [S195] International Genealogical Index, The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-Day Saints, (www.familysearch.org;), marriage of Narcissus Charles Proby and Arabella Weller, 6 Aug 1770, Stoke, Nayland, Suffolk (extracted from registers) (Reliability: 3).

    6. [S195] International Genealogical Index, The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-Day Saints, (www.familysearch.org;), marriage of Archibald Elijah Impey and Sarah Proby, 4 Oct 1800, Stratford St Mary, Suffolk (extracted from registers) (Reliability: 2).

    7. [S355] The Record of Old Westminsters, G. F. Russell Barker and Alan H. Stenning, (Volumes I-II. London: Chiswick Press, 1928, available in digitised format from Ancestry.com as Old Westminsters, up to 1927;), p.501 (Reliability: 2).
      Impey, Archibald Elijah, natural son of Sir Elijah Impey [q.v.]; b. ; adm. July 13, 1772; K.S. (aged 12) 1778; subsequently went to Blundell's School, Tiverton; Trin. Coll. Camb. (adm. pensr. Oct. 28, 1782, scholar 1785); B.A. 1787; M.A. 1791; adm. to the Inner Temple 1784, called to the bar 1788; Bencher 1830; aided his father in his defence at the bar of the House of Commons 1788; became a Commissioner of Bankrupts; was appointed one of the three Commissioners for settling the British claims on France under the Treaty of Paris in 1814; collected materials for a life of Warren Hastings [q.v.], which were utilized by George Robert Gleig in his "Life of Warren Hastings" published in 1841; m. Oct. 4, 1800, Sarah, daughter of the Rev. C.N. Proby; d. July 9, 1831