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Sargeant, Mary Ann Elizabeth


Registration number1092
First name(s)Mary Ann Elizabeth

7 Villas Road, Plumstead, Kent

Date of registration2 May 1890

Woolwich Union Infirmary 1880-84; Bethnal Green Infirmary 1884-90


Withdrawn Oct 2 M.B.

Personal details

Date of birth1862
Place of birthPlumstead, Kent
Maiden nameSargeant
Married nameKnox
Family details

Daughter of John Miles Sargeant, Gun Carriage Fitter, and his wife, Ann Miles Sargeant, nee Hayes

Date of death5th October 1935
Place of deathTierkelly Rathfriland, Co. Down
Additional personal details

In 1891 Mary's younger sister, Florence, was nursing with her at Kingston Union Infirmary. In October 1896 Mary married John Knox, an Irish Physician and Surgeon. She was 34 and he was 48. Following their marriage they lived at 254 Bethnal Green Road. They had three children, one of whom died as an infant. Mary died a widow in 1935 at Tierkelly Rathfriland, her deceased husband's hometown. She also had an address at Hova House, 1 Denmark Villas, Hove, Sussex. Her assets were 4670.2s.6d.

Professional details

Work experience

Assistant Nurse Woolwich Union Infirmary 1880-84; Bethnal Green Infirmary 1884-90; Head Nurse Union New Infirmary, Kingston-on-Thames to 1893; Supt, of Nurses Hampstead Infirmary to 1894; Camberwell Parish Workhouse Infirmary to July 1896; Matron St. Olave's Union Infirmary since July 1896

Professional activities



Register of Trained Nurses 1892 and Register of Nurses (RBNA 4/1) - Royal British Nurses' Association Records, King's College London Archives Nursing Directory 1898 - Society of Genealogists' Library 1871, 1881, 1891 and 1911 census

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