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Sarah

Birthdate:
Birthplace: Manitoba, Canada
Death: Died in Red River Settlement, Manitoba, Canada
Place of Burial: Red River Settlement, Manitoba, Canada
Immediate Family:

Wife of James Peter Whitford, Sr.
Mother of James Whitford; Peter Whitford; Margaret Whitford; George Whitford; Francis Whitford and 4 others

Occupation: Native
Managed by: Private User
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About Sarah

SARAH (OTHERWISE SALLY)

Sarah is a Canadian First Nation woman. She probably belongs to the Cree Nation. Hudson's Bay Company Archives: Biographical Sheets

Death

Sarah died at in the Red River Settlement in Manitoba, Canada, and was buried at Upper Church there on 27 April 1845. She is reported to have been aged 70 years Hudson's Bay Company Archives: Biographical Sheets

Marriage

Sarah married James Peter Whitford. They were married before 1797, probably while her husband was serving as a writer at Severn Hudson's Bay Company Archives: Biographical Sheets

Children

  1. James Whitford
  2. Peter Whitford
  3. Margaret Whitford
  4. George Whitford
  5. Francis Whitford
  6. Nancy Ann Whitford
  7. Joseph Whitford
  8. Sarah Whitford
  9. Thomas Whitford

Biographical Accounts

  1. Hudson's Bay Company Archives: Biographical Sheets https://www.gov.mb.ca/chc/archives/hbca/biographical/w/whitford_james-peter.pdf
  2. Red River Ancestry http://www.redriverancestry.ca/WHITFORD-JAMES-PETER-1766.php
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Sarah's Timeline

1776
1776
Manitoba, Canada
1795
1795
Age 19
1796
1796
Age 20
York Factory, Rupert's Land, Manitoba, Canada
1797
1797
Age 21
Minnesota, United States
1798
1798
Age 22
1800
1800
Age 24
1801
1801
Age 25
1806
1806
Age 30
1807
1807
Age 31
1815
1815
Age 39