Sarah Jane North

25 July 1831–3 October 1875 (Age 44)
Cornwallis, Kings, Nova Scotia, Canada

The Life of Sarah Jane

When Sarah Jane North was born on 25 July 1831, in Cornwallis, Kings, Nova Scotia, Canada, her father, John North, was 29 and her mother, Elizabeth Fox, was 31. She died on 3 October 1875, in Sheffield Mills, Kings, Nova Scotia, Canada, at the age of 44.

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Family Time Line

John North
1802–1876
Elizabeth Fox
1800–
Sarah Jane North
1831–1875
Isaac Hyrum North
1833–
William Andrew North
1834–
Mary Elizabeth North
1842–

Parents and Siblings

    Male1802–1876Male

    Elizabeth Fox

    Female1800–Female

siblings

(4)

World Events (2)

1869

Age 38

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1871

Age 40

British Columbia joins the confederation.

Name Meaning

1 English: topographic name, from Middle English north ‘north’, for someone who lived in the northern part of a village or to the north of a main settlement ( compare Norrington 1), or a regional name for someone who had migrated from the north. Compare Norris 1.2 Irish: regional name for someone from Ulster, the northern area of Ireland, in part as an Anglicized form of Gaelic Mac an Ultaigh ( see McNulty ) or (in Westmeath) of Ultach.3 German: from a short form of a Germanic personal name composed with a cognate of Old High German nord ‘north’.

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

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Sources (2)

  • Sarah J. North, "Nova Scotia Deaths, 1864-1877"
  • Sarah J. North, "Canada Deaths and Burials, 1664-1955"

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