Sarah Townsend Seright

Sarah Townsend Seright

Female 1897 - 1995  (97 years)

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  • Name Sarah Townsend Seright 
    Born 31 Oct 1897  Clydebank, Old Kilpatrick, Dunbartonshire, Scotland Find all individuals with events at this location  [1, 2
    Gender Female 
    Census 31 Mar 1901  301 Glasgow Road, Clydebank, Dunbartonshire, Scotland Find all individuals with events at this location  [3
    Residence since 1911  Calgary, Alberta Find all individuals with events at this location  [4, 5
    Emigration 20 May 1911  Glasgow, Scotland Find all individuals with events at this location  [6
    Name Hillyard 
    Died 15 Mar 1995  Bethany Care Centre, Calgary, Alberta Find all individuals with events at this location  [2, 7
    Buried 23 Mar 1995  Calgary Crematorium, Calgary, Alberta Find all individuals with events at this location  [2, 7
    Person ID I258  McClelland Genealogy
    Last Modified 16 Nov 2015 

    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, 8, 9, 10, 11, 12
    Family ID F57  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

    Family Charles Hillyard,   b. 10 Jul 1895, Northampton, England Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 27 Feb 1980, St. Rose Hospital, Hayward, Alameda County, California Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 84 years) 
    Married 22 Dec 1919  St. Andrews Presbyterian Church, Calgary, Alberta Find all individuals with events at this location  [4
    Children 
     1. Sadie Perrin Hillyard,   b. 06 Aug 1921, Calgary, Alberta Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 17 Jun 1924, Calgary, Alberta Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 2 years)
    Last Modified 10 Nov 2016 
    Family ID F114  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

  • Event Map
    Link to Google MapsBorn - 31 Oct 1897 - Clydebank, Old Kilpatrick, Dunbartonshire, Scotland Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsCensus - 31 Mar 1901 - 301 Glasgow Road, Clydebank, Dunbartonshire, Scotland Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsResidence - since 1911 - Calgary, Alberta Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsEmigration - 20 May 1911 - Glasgow, Scotland Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsMarried - 22 Dec 1919 - St. Andrews Presbyterian Church, Calgary, Alberta Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsDied - 15 Mar 1995 - Bethany Care Centre, Calgary, Alberta Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsBuried - 23 Mar 1995 - Calgary Crematorium, Calgary, Alberta Link to Google Earth
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  • Photos
    James MacKinlay
    James MacKinlay
    James MacKinlay sitting with Sarah Hillyard (nee Seright) at Carl and Bessie's 50th wedding anniversary, June 1981.
    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)
    Charles and Sarah Hillyard
    Charles and Sarah Hillyard
    The photo was taken under their crab apple tree in 1979, shortly before they celebrated their 60th wedding anniversary.
    John Seright Family c1915
    John Seright Family c1915
    Back row (l-r): Robert Bowie Seright, John S. Seright, unknown, Caroline Seright, Sarah Townsend, John Seright
    Front row (l-r): Charlie Hillyard, Mary (Robert's wife), Sarah Seright, James McKinlay
    S/S Ionian
    S/S Ionian
    Allan Line emigrant passenger ship
    Sarah Seright
    Sarah Seright
    closeup photo

    Documents
    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
    60th Anniversary Announcement
    60th Anniversary Announcement
    Charlie and Sadie Hillyard

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

    2. [S254] Memorial - Sarah Hillyard, (Calgary, Alberta, March 1995).

    3. [S1189] 1901 Scottish Census - John Seright Family.

    4. [S119] Anniversary - Hillyard/Seright, (December 4, 1979).

    5. [S428] Obit - John Seright 1970, (September 10/14, 1970).

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

    7. [S255] Obit - Sarah Hillyard, (March 1995).

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

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

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

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

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