Sarah Sinclair

about 1872–
Oban, Argyll and Bute, Scotland, United Kingdom

The Life Summary of Sarah

When Sarah Sinclair was born about 1872, in Oban, Argyll and Bute, Scotland, United Kingdom, her father, Dugald Sinclair, was 18 and her mother, Catherine Graham, was 22.

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Family Time Line

Dugald Sinclair
1854–1932
Catherine Graham
1850–
Sarah Sinclair
1872–
Catherine Sinclair
1875–
Elizabeth Sinclair
1880–

Parents and Siblings

Siblings

(3)

World Events (3)

1874 · Patronage abolished in the Church of Scotland.
Age 2
The Church Patronage Act 1874 was passed by Parliament and amended and altered the laws relating to the Appointment of Ministers to Parishes in Scotland. Paragraphs spelled out definitions to prevent the Act being subverted by processes used by Patrons and clarified that the Church of Scotland would decide on the qualifications required for Ministers.
1884
Age 12
Art Nouveau Period (Art and Antiques).
1908
Age 36
London, United Kingdom hosts Summer Olympic Games.

Name Meaning

1 Scottish (of Norman origin): name of a powerful Scottish clan, originally a habitational name from Saint-Clair-sur-Elle in La Manche or Saint-Clairl’Évêque in Calvados, so called from the dedication of their churches to St. Clarus ( see Clare 3).2 Jewish: Americanized form of some like-sounding Ashkenazic Jewish surname.

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

Possible Related Names

Clare
Klar

Sources (1)

  • Legacy NFS Source: Sarah Sinclair - Government record: birth-name: Sarah Sinclair

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