Sarah Ann Bowden was born 1807 in Middleton Stoney, Oxfordshire, England, United Kingdom to Samuel Bowden (1771) and Mary Croton (1774) and died 1 December 1879 Maitland, New South Wales, Australia of accidental drowning in waterhole. She married Charles King (1804-1879) 3 June 1825 in Middleton Stoney, Oxfordshire, England, United Kingdom.

She arrived in New South Wales on 27 August 1844 on the Templar with her husband and children.


Offspring of Charles King (1804-1879) and Sarah Ann Bowden
Name Birth Death Joined with
Ann King (1826-1895)
Elizabeth King (1828-1898)
Thomas King (1830-1901)
Maryann King (1833-1897)
Hannah King (1835-1891)
Richard King (1838-1922)
William Thomas King (1840-1915)
Benjamin King (1843-1849)
Charles King (1845-1912) 10 November 1845 Raymond Terrace, New South Wales, Australia 19 July 1912 Pokolbin, New South Wales, Australia Jane Elizabeth Hollingshed (1845-1916)
Sarah Jane King (1848-1899)
John King (1851-1899)

Footnotes (including sources)

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¶ Death
  • Monday. An aged woman named Mrs. King, wife of a farmer residing at Mount Dee, fell into a water-hole at the back of her house, about noon to-day, and was drowned.
The Sydney Morning Herald, 2 December 1879, page 5