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Sarah Jane (Boyd) Gillanders (1842 - 1933)

Sarah Jane Gillanders formerly Boyd
Born in County Monaghan, Irelandmap [uncertain]
Daughter of [father unknown] and [mother unknown]
[sibling(s) unknown]
Wife of — married 20 Aug 1863 in Monaghan, County Monaghan, Irelandmap
Descendants descendants
Died at about age 91 in Rackwallace, Monaghan, Irelandmap
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Sarah (Boyd) Gillanders was born about 1842[1]. She was the daughter of John Boyd, a farmer from Lisdrumdoagh, County Monaghan. She married Edward Gillanders, son of John Gillanders, a farmer from Mullinaghmore, Tyholland, County Monaghan.[2][1]

Edward Gillanders, 73 yrs old, farmer, wife Sarah Jane 59 yrs, Margret 22 yrs, Thomas George 13 yrs resided in 1901 in house 1 in Lisdrumdoagh (Rockwallace, Monaghan). [3]

Sarah Jane Gillanders, 74 yrs old, widow, son Tomy George 23 yrs, relative William 12 yrs, relative Tomy 5 yrs resided in 1911 in house 5 in Lisdrumdoagh (Rackwallace, Monaghan). [4]. She died on valentines day 1933 at lisdrumdoagh, a widow of a farmer from senile decay. Informant was her grandson J. Edward Gillanders, present at death. He gave her age as 78, but in fact she was a bit older than that, probably abt 91.[5]


  1. Estimate from 1901 Census
  2. Irish Civil Records SR District/Reg Area - Monaghan Marriage of EDWARD GILLANDERS and SARAH BOYD on 20 August 1863 Party 1 Name EDWARD GILLANDERS Party 2 Name SARAH BOYD Date of Event 20 August 1863 Group Registration ID 3320195 SR District/Reg Area Monaghan Image

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