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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John North
Elizabeth Fox
Sarah Jane North
Isaac Hyrum North
William Andrew North
Mary Elizabeth North

Parents and Siblings


    Elizabeth Fox




World Events (2)


Age 38


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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