Sarah Chippett

1872–1937 (Age 65)
Leading Tickles, Newfoundland and Labrador, Canada

The Life of Sarah

When Sarah Chippett was born on 13 January 1872, in Leading Tickles, Newfoundland and Labrador, Canada, her father, Noah Bennett Chippett, was 26 and her mother, Dorcas Tabitha Moores, was 22. She married Joshua Mills on 24 December 1889. They were the parents of at least 4 sons and 8 daughters. She lived in Moretons Harbour, Newfoundland and Labrador, Canada in 1921. She died about 1937, in Morton, Rideau Lakes, Leeds and Grenville, Ontario, Canada, at the age of 65.

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Family Time Line

Sarah Chippett
Joshua Mills
Marriage: 24 December 1889
Nellie Sterling Mills
Violet Mills
Robert Whitfield Mills
Julia Mills
Mamie Richardson
Meta Mills
Lily Mary Mills
Baxter Kenneth Mills
Bessie Taylor Mills
Ethel Chippett Mills
Harry Mills
Victor Mills

Spouse & Children

24 December 1889
Morton's Hr., , Newfoundland and Labrador, Canada


+7 More Children

Parents & Siblings

  • Noah Bennett Chippett


  • Dorcas Tabitha Moores




+5 More Children

World Events (4)

1883 · Mining Boom

Age 11

In 1883, there was a mining boom in Northern Ontario when mineral deposits were found near Sudbury. Thomas Flanagan was the blacksmith for the Canadian Pacific Railway that noticed the deposits in the river.
1886 · First Workmen's Comp Act

Age 14

In 1886, Ontario passed its first Workmen's Compensation Act. This was in response to the number of railway workers that were being injured.
1906 · Hydro-Electric of Ontario

Age 34

Ontario Hydro was established in 1906. It is the Hydro-Electric Power Commission of Ontario.

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Sources (3)

  • Sarah Mills in household of Joshua Mills, "Newfoundland Census, 1921"
  • Sarah Mills in household of Joshua Mills, "Newfoundland Census, 1921"
  • Sarah J in entry for Julia Parmela Mills, "Newfoundland Vital Records, 1840-1949"

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