Sarah Jane Mills

27 June 1817–9 December 1849 (Age 32)
Yarmouth Centre, Central Elgin, Elgin, Ontario, Canada

The Life Summary of Sarah Jane

When Sarah Jane Mills was born on 27 June 1817, in Yarmouth Centre, Central Elgin, Elgin, Ontario, Canada, her father, James Mills, was 23 and her mother, Jemima Huff, was 23. She married Hiram Burley Smith on 5 January 1836, in London, Ontario, Canada West, British Colonial America. They were the parents of at least 3 sons. She lived in Yarmouth, Elgin, Ontario, Canada in 1871. She died on 9 December 1849, in Sparta, Yarmouth, Elgin, Ontario, Canada, at the age of 32.

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Family Time Line

Hiram Burley Smith
Sarah Jane Mills
Marriage: 5 January 1836
Isaac Huff Smith
Byron Smith
Oscar Mills Smith

Spouse and Children

  • Marriage
    5 January 1836London, Ontario, Canada West, British Colonial America
  • Children


    Parents and Siblings



    +1 More Child

    Name Meaning

    English: variant of Mill 1, with excrescent -s added in post-medieval times. Compare Mullins , from a French equivalent of this name, and see also Milnes .English: either a variant of Miles , a variant of Mill 2, with genitival or post-medieval excrescent -s, or Myhill , with post-medieval excrescent -s.Irish: this is usually the English name, especially in Ulster, but elsewhere in Ireland it was also adopted for the Gaelic topographic byname, an Mhuilinn ‘of the mill’.

    Dictionary of American Family Names © Patrick Hanks 2003, 2006.

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    Sources (6)

    • Sarah Mills in entry for Oscar Smith and Mary A Zavitz, "Ontario, County Marriage Registers, 1858-1869"
    • Sarah J. Mills in entry for Oscar M. Smith, "Ontario Deaths, 1869-1937 and Overseas Deaths, 1939-1947"
    • Sarah Jane Mills in household of Abram Mills, "Canada Census, 1871"

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