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WESTWOOD. Obituary.

February 1930. Report in Ripon Gazette.

The death has ben announced of Mrs. Sarah Westwood. The wife of William Westwood. the sub-postmaster of Grewelthorpe.
Mrs Westwood was possessed of a very genial disposition and was highly respected by all with whom she came in contact.
Mr &, Mrs Westwood had signified their intention of retiring from Post Office duties shortly and they had hoped to enjoy well earned leisure.

A descendant of Sarah [Barbara King] informs us that Sarah left £4,000 in her will. She thinks that Sarah’,s Father was a successful businessman.

In 1901 Sarah &, William Westwood were living in Bardsey near Wetherby with Williams Mother Elizabeth.

Elizabeth Westwood. Born C. 1835 Leeds.
Sarah Ann. Westwood [nee Higgins] born 1872 Holbeck, Leeds. Wife of William. Dau of Thomas Ridley Higgins [Stonemason &, Publican] &, Sarah Jane Cooper.
William Westwood. Born C 1872 Leeds. son of Elizabeth. Married to Sarah Ann.

1911 Census for 35 Masham Street, Bramley, Leeds.
WESTWOOD, William [Head] Married 16 years M age 39 b.1872 Private Means Yorkshire Leeds VIEW
WESTWOOD, Sarah Ann [Wife] Married 16 years F age 39 b.1872 Yorkshire Leeds

Thanks to Barbara King for additional information on Sarah Ann Westwood who was her 1st cousin 3x removed.