Edward EDLIN Thomas Edward EDLIN Edward EDLIN Peter HENRY Edward Colsill EDLIN Mary CATON Mini tree diagram


19th May 17771,2 - 24th Aug 18468,9

Life History

19th May 1777

Born in Middlesex.1,2

From the Edlin Family Bible :-
Sarah Edlin Born May 19, 1777, 1 o'clock morning.

9th Mar 1797

Licence obtained for marriage to Peter HENRY in Faculty Office.11

1st Apr 1797

Married Peter HENRY in St George Hanover Square.12,2,13,14

From the Parish Register :-
"Peter Henry and Sarah Edlin Spinster a Minor both of this
Parish were married in this Church by Licence by and with the Consent
of Edward Edlin the Natural and Lawful Father of the said Minor
This first Day of April in the year 1797 by me : Jos Ash Curate
This Marriage was solemnised between us : Peter Henry
: Sarah Edlin
In the presence of : Edw Edlin
: Caleb Greville"

26th Aug 1802

Mentioned in Will.3

Of Edward Edlin (1744-1810)
Annotated as :- "my daughter Sarah Henry"

30th Apr 1811

Witness at wedding in Westminster, St James.4

Of Edward Colsill Edlin & Sophia Clifford Sawyer

1st Nov 1817

Mentioned in Will.5

Of Mrs. Sarah Colsill (1735-1818)
Annotated as "my granddaughter Sarah Henry the wife of Peter Henry of Conduit Street aforesaid coal merchant"

6th Dec 1823

Mentioned in Will.6

Of Peter Henry (1759-1825)
Annotated as "my dear wife Sarah Henry"

18th Feb 1825

Mentioned in Codicil to Will.6

Of Peter Henry (1759-1825)
Second codicil
Annotated as :- "my beloved wife Sarah Henry"

9th Dec 1825


Of the Will and 2 Codicils of Peter Henry (1759-1825)
Annotated as "Widow the Relic"
Joint executor with :-
William Yool
Edward Colsill Edlin

6th Jun 1841

Recorded in census in St George Hanover Square, Mayfair (Conduit Street, 53).1

Research note :-
William Yool resides at 55 Conduit Street

24th Feb 1845

Wrote will.7

1, I Sarah Henry of Conduit Street Hanover Square
2. in the County of Middlesex widow declare my last will and testa-
3. ment to be as follows I nominate and appoint William Yool of Conduit
4. Street aforesaid my nephew Thomas Edlin of New Bond Street in
5. Hanover Square and William Henry Cullen of Sidmouth in the
6. County of Devon to be the executors of this my will and also my
7. Trustees for .....
8. ... ...

Names mentioned in the Will :-
1. "William Yool of Conduit Street"
2. "my nephew Thomas Edlin of New Bond Street"
3. "William Henry Cullen of Sidmouth"
4. "Ann Jean Yool the wife of the aforesaid William Yool"
5. "their son Henry Yool"
6. "their son William Alexander Yool"
7. "their son George Alexander Yool"
8. "my niece Louisa Adelaide Edlin"
9. "my niece Emily Edlin"
10. "my niece Cecile Elizabeth Edlin"
11. "Elizabeth Hills"
12. "friend Maria Birley"
13. "Maria Ann (?) of Langley"
14. "Charlotte Elizabeth C(?)"
15. "Harriet (?)"
16. "Ann Thomas"
17. "my niece Mary Ann Edlin"
18. "my niece Sophia Emberson the wife of John Arthur Emberson"
19. "my late beloved husband Mr. Peter Henry"
20. "my nephews and nieces as are next hereinafter named that is to say Edward Edlin Sophia Emberson Sarah Henrietta Cullen Thomas Edlin Peter Henry Edlin William James Edlin Charles Edlin Alfred Septimus Edlin Louisa Adelaide Edlin Emily Edlin and Cecile Elizabeth Edlin being eleven in number"

30th Jul 1846

Codicil to Will

Two codicils dated for the same day

"I Sarah Henry of Conduit Street ..."

Names mentioned in the first Codicil :-
1. "my nephew Thomas Edlin"
2. "my said late niece Emily Edlin"
3. "my nephew Henry Edlin now in India"

"The legacy for ..."

24th Aug 1846

Died in Eton (Slough).8,9

From the Death Certificate .-
1) Occupation - widow of Peter Henry, coal merchant
2) Description and residence of informant :- Maria Lugg, present at death, Slough
3) Date registered :- 27 August 1846

5th Sep 1846


Of Will and two Codicils
Executors :-
William Yool
Thomas Edlin, the nephew
William Henry Cullen, doctor of medicine

1st Sep 1846

Buried in St George Hanover Square.10

From the Parish Register :-
"Sarah Henry / Conduit Street / September 1 / 70 / y / Rev. J. Pratt"

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