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Sarah Ann Larkin

Birth: 1 July 1870   Masterfield, (Ottawa) Ontario 

Death:  2 (22?)July 1898  Ottawa, Ontario   (Died during Childbirth?)

Father:   John D. Larkin   (1841 -    )

Mother:  Margaret (abt 1847)


Spouse:  Daniel Jones

Birth: 15 Apr 1854   Gatineau 

Death: 8 Sep 1936   Vancouver, British Columbia

Father:  Joseph Jones - born Ontario





Daniel  -  born 1891 Ottawa Ontario married Margaret Walker (b1893 Scotland) daughter of Alexander Walker & Ann Hartley.

Margaret Elizabeth (1893-1978)

Olive - "had auburn hair with lots of curls and ringlets" 



Daniel & Sarah's Children: Edith, Daniel, Olive and Margaret 

"Sarah died during childbirth.  Aunt Lizzie [Sarah's sister] took care of the children after Sarah's death." - Martha Black-Jefferson  2005
Death registration states cause of death "Phthisis Pulmonalis" [consumption of the lungs; strictly applied to the tuberculosis variety.]

"I was told that Sarah died when Mom [Margaret] was five years old." "Mom always said they were Irish.  Mom liked Irish music." - Clayton Thorne 2006


Canada Census 

1881 Canada Census information for:  Nepean, Carleton, Ontario
 Name  Marital Status Gender Ethnic Origin Age Birthplace Occupation Religion
 Sarah Larkin   W   Female   Irish   60   Ireland      Church of England 
John D. Larkin   W   Male   Irish   40   Quebec      Church of England 
 Sarah Ann Larkin      Female   Irish   11   Ontario      Church of England 
 Maggie Larkin      Female   Irish     8   Ontario      Church of England 
 Lizzie Larkin      Female   Irish     6   Ontario      Church of England 
 Mary Larkin      Female   Irish     4   Ontario      Church of England 

LARKIN Sarah Ann - Death Reg pg 1 LARKIN Sarah Ann - Death Reg pg 2

  • Family records
  • 1881 Canada Census: Place Nepean, Carleton, Ontario Canada; District 108, Sub District A, Division 1, Pg #70, House # 552782; Family #317, Digital folder 4465422; Image #00230; film #1375867; library & archives canada film # C-13231
  • Interview with Martha (daughter of Olive) Jefferson on September 26, 2005. 
  • US 1880 Census
  • Daniel married Margaret Walker source  Family Search film # 2032874; digital folder 4400870; image #1131; BC archives film B12905; Reg #1133; banns or license - License
  • Mother's name and approximate date of birth from 1871 Census