Sarah Williams entry: Overview screen.
SW was born in London
, the only child of well-to-do parents.
25 April 1868
SW died, probably before she was thirty, at home at 95 Queen's Crescent
, Kentish Town
, of cancer, having bravely decided to undergo an operation which might, if successful, have improved her condition.
A volume of SW's poems was edited and published after her death by E. H. Plumptre
(who had taught her) as Twilight Hours: A Legacy of Verse