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Victim: Sarah Mary SARGENT nee.SAVAGE
Cause of death: Coroners Verdict: Death from injuries through accidental collision.
Circumstance: Sarah died as a result of a road accident on Wednesday 11th May 1892 - Sarah was thrown from a horse drawn trap driven by son Joseph, age 19 years; Daisy age 3 was thrown out, but unhurt, Bertie age 5 stayed in the cart. The Cart had clipped a wheel of a horse drawn dust cart. Sarah suffered major internal injuries as wheels of the cart passed over her. Died at 7.30pm.
Origin of this story: Family Knowledge... but also found the Coroner's Inquest in the Kentish Mercury dated Wednesday 11th May 1892.

Blew me away. Way to go.

I'd have had more exciting afternoons at the corn clinic. Get this snoozeworthy material off the site.
 
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