Sarah Caroline Archer was born 7 March 1867 in Grafton, New South Wales, Australia to Robert Archer (1848-1929) and Caroline Cramp (1849-1929) and died 4 September 1913 in Kaluga, 59 Lombard-street, Glebe, New South Wales, Australia of unspecified causes. She married James Laing (1859-1913) 8 August 1884 in Grafton, New South Wales, Australia. Ancestors are from Australia, the United Kingdom.


Offspring of James Laing and Sarah Caroline Archer (1867-1913)
Name Birth Death Joined with
Sarah Garnet Laing (1885-1885)
Ruby Clarence Laing (1887-1974)
Robert Eric Laing (1890-1963)
Garnet Lefley Laing (1893-1983)
James Harvie Laing (1897-1970)


The death occurred in Sydney yesterday of the wife of Mr. James Laing, a former well-known resident of Grafton. Deceased was a daughter of Mr. and. Mrs. Robert Archer, who at one time conducted an hotel at Grafton, and leaves a husband and family.

Clarence And Richmond Examiner, 6 September 1913, page 4

Footnotes (including sources)

‡ General
¶ Death
  • LAING.—September 4, 1913, at her late residence, Kaluga, 59 Lombard-street, Glebe, Sarah Caroline, beloved wife of James Laing, aged 46 years. Grafton papers please copy.
The Sydney Morning Herald, 5 September 1913, page 8