Samuel Seright

Samuel Seright

Male 1887 - 1953  (66 years)

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  • Name Samuel Seright 
    Born 24 Feb 1887  116 King Street, Govan, Lanarkshire, Scotland Find all individuals with events at this location  [1, 2, 3, 4
    Gender Male 
    Census 05 Apr 1891  1 Campbell Place, Old Kilpatrick, Dunbartonshire, Scotland Find all individuals with events at this location  [5
    Residence From 1908 to 1953  Calgary, Alberta Find all individuals with events at this location  [4, 6, 7, 8
    Emigration 20 May 1911  Glasgow, Scotland Find all individuals with events at this location  [9
    Milit-Beg 29 Jul 1916  Calgary, Alberta Find all individuals with events at this location  [10
    Milit-End 10 Dec 1918  [4, 10, 11
    Occupation a machinist and engine repairman with the C.P.R. Ogden Shops for 36 years  [4, 11
    Died 03 Nov 1953  Calgary, Alberta Find all individuals with events at this location  [4, 11, 12
    Buried 07 Nov 1953  Queen's Park Cemetery, Calgary, Alberta Find all individuals with events at this location  [4, 13
    Person ID I185  McClelland Genealogy
    Last Modified 28 May 2016 

    Father John S. Seright,   b. 14 Dec 1862, Crofs Street, St. Quivox, Ayr, Ayrshire, Scotland Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 14 Jan 1942, Calgary, Alberta Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 79 years) 
    Mother Sarah Townsend,   b. 01 Oct 1863, Glasgow, District of Tradeston, Lanarkshire, Scotland Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 20 Jun 1939, Calgary, Alberta Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 75 years) 
    Married 18 Apr 1884  Silverfir Hall, Silverfir Street, Hutchesontown, Glasgow, Lanarkshire, Scotland Find all individuals with events at this location  [1, 2, 3, 14, 15, 16
    Family ID F57  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

    Family Inez Lang,   b. Abt 1902, Newton Abbot, England Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 31 Jan 1959, Calgary, Alberta Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age ~ 57 years) 
    Married 06 Aug 1919  St. Barnabas Anglican Church, Calgary, Alberta Find all individuals with events at this location  [11
    Children 
     1. Harold Seright,   b. 08 Feb 1924, Calgary, Alberta Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 08 Oct 1972, Calgary, Alberta Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 48 years)
     2. George Seright,   b. 13 Sep 1932, Calgary, Alberta Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 09 Jul 1979, Royal Jubilee Hospital, Victoria, B.C. Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 46 years)
    Last Modified 10 Nov 2016 
    Family ID F75  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

  • Event Map
    Link to Google MapsBorn - 24 Feb 1887 - 116 King Street, Govan, Lanarkshire, Scotland Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsCensus - 05 Apr 1891 - 1 Campbell Place, Old Kilpatrick, Dunbartonshire, Scotland Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsResidence - From 1908 to 1953 - Calgary, Alberta Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsEmigration - 20 May 1911 - Glasgow, Scotland Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsMilit-Beg - 29 Jul 1916 - Calgary, Alberta Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsMarried - 06 Aug 1919 - St. Barnabas Anglican Church, Calgary, Alberta Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsDied - 03 Nov 1953 - Calgary, Alberta Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsBuried - 07 Nov 1953 - Queen's Park Cemetery, Calgary, Alberta Link to Google Earth
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  • Photos
    John and Sarah Seright and family
    John and Sarah Seright and family
    The photo of John and Sarah's family was taken around 1895 and shows the following individuals: back row (L-R) John S. Seright, Samuel, Caroline, Sarah Townsend; front row (L-R) Jeanie, John.
    John and Sarah Seright and family
    John and Sarah Seright and family
    Photo taken circa 1915. Back row (l-r): William (Bill), Sadie (Sarah), Caroline, Jeanie, Front row (l-r): Samuel, John, Sarah, John (Jr)
    Samuel and Inez Seright
    Samuel and Inez Seright
    Photo taken in 1942
    S/S Ionian
    S/S Ionian
    Allan Line emigrant passenger ship
    Samuel Seright
    Samuel Seright
    closeup photo

    Documents
    Samuel Seright
    Samuel Seright
    World War I Attestation Papers - front page
    Samuel Seright
    Samuel Seright
    World War I Attestation Papers - back page
    Samuel Seright
    Samuel Seright
    World War I Recruitment Paper
    Samuel Seright
    Samuel Seright
    Brid Certificate Transcript
    Passenger List, S.S. Ionian
    Passenger List, S.S. Ionian
    Seright family emigration to Canada, May 1911
    1916 Canada Census of Manitoba, Saskatchewan, and Alberta
    1916 Canada Census of Manitoba, Saskatchewan, and Alberta
    Family of John and Sarah Seright

    Headstones
    Samuel Seright Gravestone
    Samuel Seright Gravestone
    Courtesy of BillionGraves.com

    Histories
    Samuel Seright
    Samuel Seright
    Military Service History (courtesy of Jim Busby)
    Veterans of the McClelland and Related Families
    Veterans of the McClelland and Related Families
    Canadian and US Veterans

  • Notes 
    • Samuel enjoyed photography and inventing things. He also had great times with his children and grandchildren [11]

  • Sources 
    1. [S36] Family Bible - Seright, (circa 1890).

    2. [S346] Scots Origins Database, (1998).

    3. [S358] Birth - Samuel Seright, (February 24, 1887).

    4. [S438] Obit - Samuel Seright 1953, (November 5, 1953).

    5. [S1190] 1891 Scottish Census - John Seright Family.

    6. [S75] Obit - John Seright 1942, (January 15, 1942).

    7. [S131] Obit - Jeanie Brown Johnston, (December 10, 1946).

    8. [S162] Obit - Sarah Townsend, (June 21, 1939).

    9. [S1183] Ship Manifest - Seright Families, (May 20, 1911).

    10. [S1032] Military Service - Seright Enlistments, living relative, (April 1, 2008).

    11. [S435] E-Mail - living relative, (1999-2005).

    12. [S725] Obit - Inez Seright 1959, (February 2, 1959).

    13. [S1317] billiongraves.com - Samuel Seright.
      https://billiongraves.com/grave/Samuel-Seright/14480093

    14. [S49] Marriage - Seright/Townsend, (April 18, 1884).

    15. [S234] Birth - Sarah Townsend Seright, (April 6, 1891).

    16. [S867] Scotlands People Database, (2010).