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Sarah Jane Strang

Female 1828 - 1918  (90 years)


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  • Name Sarah Jane Strang 
    Born 3 Aug 1828  Chelton, , Prince Edward Island, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location  [1, 2, 3, 4, 5, 6, 7
    • year only in Island Refuge & Weeks
    Gender Female 
    Education Jan 1851  Bedeque, , Prince Edward Island, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location  [8
    Census 1881  Lot 25, Prince, Prince Edward Island, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location  [9
    • 53 in 1881 census
    Census 1891  Lot 25, Prince, Prince Edward Island, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location  [4
    • 62 in 1891 census
    AltDeath 1892  [10
    Misc seven children  [1
    Misc Nov 1918  [11
    thirty-six grandchildren and forty-one great grand children 
    Died 2 Nov 1918  Lower Freetown, , Prince Edward Island, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location  [1, 3, 6, 7, 11
    Obituary 20 Nov 1918  Summerside, Prince, Prince Edward Island, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location  [11
    Summerside Journal 

    • Obituary

      The death occurred at the home of her son in Calvin on November 2nd, of Sarah Jane Strang, aged ninety years. She leaves to mourn one brother Garett, one sister Mrs. Alice Littlefield, both of California; two sons, Joseph T., of Freetown, and Calvin (referred to above) Lower Freetown, three daughters, Mrs. E. J. Clark, of Wilmot, Mrs. J. M. Clark, of Edmonton, and Mrs A. A. MacCaul, of Ellerslie, and one adopted daughter, Mrs. Peter Reeves, of Freetown. She also leaves thirty-six grandchildren and forty-one great grand children. Interment was made in the Kirk Cemetery at Wilmot, and the pallbearers were her four nephews, Picton Reeves, Hubert Reeves, Colin Reeves and Bert Reeves and her two grandsons Thos. MacCaul and Walter Reeves.
    Residence Lower Freetown, , Prince Edward Island, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location  [1, 6
    on the farm where Robert Burns now lives (1971) 
    Buried Church of Scotland Cemetery, Wilmot Valley, , Prince Edward Island, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location  [7
    Notes 
    • !NAME: - Catherine Dickie 18/10/92 PARN: BD: DD: HUS: 7 children
    Person ID I498  Arthur - Research
    Last Modified 5 May 2013 

    Father Nathaniel Strang,   b. 7 Apr 1804, Bedeque, , Prince Edward Island, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 5 Jul 1884, Duxbury, , Massachusetts, United States Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 80 years) 
    Mother Elizabeth Schurman,   b. 20 Jun 1802, Central Bedeque, , Prince Edward Island, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 7 Dec 1847, Chelton, , Prince Edward Island, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 45 years) 
    Family ID F3747  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

    Family Thomas Reeves,   b. 14 May 1827, , , Prince Edward Island, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 9 Oct 1911, Lower Freetown, , Prince Edward Island, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 84 years) 
    Married 21 Jan 1852  [1, 3, 6
    Children 
     1. Eliza Alice Reeves,   b. 8 Aug 1853, Lower Freetown, , Prince Edward Island, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 17 Aug 1941, Kelvin Grove, , Prince Edward Island, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 88 years)
     2. Sarah Margaret Reeves,   b. 27 Feb 1855, Lower Freetown, , Prince Edward Island, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 24 Feb 1922, Edmonton, , Alberta, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 66 years)
     3. Mary Murdina Reeves,   b. 7 Apr 1857, Lower Freetown, , Prince Edward Island, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 9 Jan 1950, Ellerslie, , Prince Edward Island, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 92 years)
     4. Joseph T Reeves,   b. 1 Mar 1859, Lower Freetown, , Prince Edward Island, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 13 Jun 1945, Lower Freetown, , Prince Edward Island, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 86 years)
     5. Asenath Jane Reeves,   b. CA 1861, Lower Freetown, , Prince Edward Island, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 21 Sep 1908, Medford, , Massachusetts, United States Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age ~ 47 years)
     6. Calvin Thomas Reeves,   b. 5 Mar 1865, Lower Freetown, , Prince Edward Island, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 10 Sep 1947, Freetown, , Prince Edward Island, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 82 years)
     7. William Alfred Reeves,   b. 14 Apr 1870, Lower Freetown, , Prince Edward Island, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 11 Dec 1894, Muddy Creek, , Prince Edward Island, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 24 years)
    Family ID F90  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

  • Event Map
    Link to Google MapsBorn - 3 Aug 1828 - Chelton, , Prince Edward Island, Canada Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsEducation - Jan 1851 - Bedeque, , Prince Edward Island, Canada Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsDied - 2 Nov 1918 - Lower Freetown, , Prince Edward Island, Canada Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsObituary - Summerside Journal - 20 Nov 1918 - Summerside, Prince, Prince Edward Island, Canada Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsResidence - on the farm where Robert Burns now lives (1971) - - Lower Freetown, , Prince Edward Island, Canada Link to Google Earth
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    Pin Legend  : Address       : Location       : City/Town       : County/Shire       : State/Province       : Country       : Not Set

  • Sources 
    1. [S587] BOK0012 Book: An Island Refuge:, Jesse Strang, p.283-289.

    2. [S579] Info: Alexander Weeks.

    3. [S106] BOK0031 Book: Freetown - Past and Present, p.390-394.

    4. [S1016] Census: 1891 Canada (Ancestry.com), Lot 25, W1.5/8, #125 (Reliability: 2).

    5. [S124] BOK0003 Book: William Schurman, Loyalist, p.94.

    6. [S124] BOK0003 Book: William Schurman, Loyalist, p.199.

    7. [S215] Archives: PEI Heritage Foundation Files, Strang, cemetery card.

    8. [S725] Vital Stats: PEI Marriage Licences, 1844-1851Thomas Resvis[?] & Sarah Strang, 2 Jan 1851.
      2 Jan 1851 Thomas Resvis[?] (B) Bedeque & Sarah Strang (S) Bedeque John Wright Esq

    9. [S1142] Census: 1881 Canada, Lot 25, PE, 1-U, p.7, C-13162.

    10. [S106] BOK0031 Book: Freetown - Past and Present, p.378.

    11. [S695] Obituaries: General, Sarah Jane Strang, Summerside Journal, 20 Nov 1918, p.5, col.4.


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