Sarah Ann Green

Bedford, Frontenac, Ontario, Canada

The Life of Sarah Ann

When Sarah Ann Green was born on 5 December 1870, in Bedford, Frontenac, Ontario, Canada, her father, Henry William Green, was 24 and her mother, Melissa Vancoughnet, was 23. She married John James Amos Andrew Drader on 11 September 1894, in Newboro, North Crosby, Leeds, Canada West, British Colonial America. They were the parents of at least 6 sons and 7 daughters. She lived in Loughborough, Frontenac, Ontario, Canada in 1871 and Frontenac, Ontario, Canada in 1911. She was buried in Moose Jaw No. 161, Saskatchewan, Canada.

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Sarah Ann Green
John James Amos Andrew Drader
Marriage: 11 September 1894
Samuel Drader
Joe Green Drader
Anna Idella "Dellia" Drader
eurine drader
Lourena Patience Drader
Ernest Edgar Drader
Sarah Isabel Drader
James Henry Drader
Florence May Drader
John Wesley Drader
Mage Drader
Julie Margaret Drader
Earl Hughlon Drader

Spouse & Children

11 September 1894
Newboro, North Crosby, Leeds, Canada West, British Colonial America


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World Events (7)


Age 1

British Columbia joins the confederation.
1883 · Mining Boom

Age 13

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.
1906 · Hydro-Electric of Ontario

Age 36

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

Name Meaning

1 English: one of the most common and widespread of English surnames, either a nickname for someone who was fond of dressing in this color (Old English grēne) or who had played the part of the ‘Green Man’ in the May Day celebrations, or a topographic name for someone who lived near a village green, Middle English grene (a transferred use of the color term). In North America this name has no doubt assimilated cognates from other European languages, notably German Grün ( see Gruen ).2 Jewish (American): Americanized form of German Grün or Yiddish Grin, Ashkenazic ornamental names meaning ‘green’ or a short form of any of the numerous compounds with this element.3 Irish: translation of various Gaelic surnames derived from glas ‘gray’, ‘green’, ‘blue’. See also Fahey .

Possible Related Names

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

Sources (3)

  • Sarah Ann Green in household of Henry Green, "Canada Census, 1881"
  • Sarah Drader in household of James Drader, "Canada Census, 1901"
  • Sarah Ann Green in entry for Earl Hughlon Drader, "Ontario Births, 1869-1911"

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