Sarah was the wife of John EDWARDS and mother to seven children including Enoch EDWARDS. She was widowed in 1844 when her husband John died of consumption (tuberculosis).
The best fit from the available genealogical records is that Sarah was Sarah REYNOLDS, born in Kinlet in 1807. The various censuses suggest a birth date between 1801 and 1814, and a birth place of Kinlet, Shropshire.
A John EDWARDS married a Sarah REYNOLDS in St Martin, Birmingham in January 1827 and Maria EDWARDS was christened at the same parish
Sarah was illiterate and marked her husband's death certificate with an X. In 1851 she was working as a mangler, but by 1861 had work as a confectioner. 2 3 4