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Emily Amelia (Byron) Sinclair (1857 - 1930)

Emily Amelia Sinclair formerly Byron
Born in Ottawa, Ontario, Canadamap
[sibling(s) unknown]
Wife of — married 7 Mar 1877 in Ottawa, Ontario, Canadamap
Descendants descendants
Died at age 72 in Chicago, Cook, Illinois, USAmap
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Research Notes

Emily's 1900 and 1910 US Census records indicate she was married, but no spouse was in residence (John Sinclair in those entries was her son). The 1920 Census lists her as widowed.


  • "Ontario Census, 1861," database, FamilySearch ( : 5 September 2017), Emily Byron, Ottawa, Ottawa, Ontario, Canada; citing p. 30, line 6; Library and Archives Canada film number C-1101-1103, Public Archives, Toronto; FHL microfilm 2,435,833.
  • "Canada Census, 1871," database, FamilySearch ( : 24 October 2018), Emily Byron in household of Ann Byron, Ottawa, Ontario, Canada; citing 1871; citing National Archives of Canada, Ottawa, Ontario.
  • "Ontario Marriages, 1869-1927," database with images, FamilySearch ( : 11 March 2018), John Chauten Sinclair and Emily Byrne, 07 Mar 1877; citing registration , Ottawa, Ontario, Canada, Archives of Ontario, Toronto; FHL microfilm 1,863,648. Parents Jacob Byrne [sic], Ann Lilas.
  • "Canada Census, 1881," database with images, FamilySearch ( : 4 October 2018), Emily Sinclair in household of John C. Sinclair, Bathurst, Gloucester, New Brunswick, Canada; from "1881 Canadian Census." Database with images. Ancestry. ( : 2008); citing John C. Sinclair, citing Library and Archives Canada, Ottawa, Ontario.
  • "United States Census, 1900," database with images, FamilySearch ( : accessed 7 November 2018), Emily Sinclair, Precinct 18 South Town Chicago city Ward 2, Cook, Illinois, United States; citing enumeration district (ED) 49, sheet 11A, family 154, NARA microfilm publication T623 (Washington, D.C.: National Archives and Records Administration, 1972.); FHL microfilm 1,240,246. Born Jun 1858. Married.
  • "United States Census, 1910," database with images, FamilySearch ( : accessed 7 November 2018), Emily Sinclair, Chicago Ward 2, Cook, Illinois, United States; citing enumeration district (ED) ED 176, sheet 9B, family 181, NARA microfilm publication T624 (Washington D.C.: National Archives and Records Administration, 1982), roll 242; FHL microfilm 1,374,255. Born 1855, immigration 1898. Married.
  • "United States Census, 1920," database with images, FamilySearch ( : accessed 7 November 2018), Emily A Sinclair in household of Robert J Merron, Chicago Ward 6, Cook (Chicago), Illinois, United States; citing ED 375, sheet 10B, line 63, family 262, NARA microfilm publication T625 (Washington D.C.: National Archives and Records Administration, 1992), roll 310; FHL microfilm 1,820,310. Born 1858, immigration 1899. Widowed.
  • "Illinois Deaths and Stillbirths, 1916-1947," database, FamilySearch ( : 10 March 2018), Emily Amelia Sinclair, 08 Jan 1930; Public Board of Health, Archives, Springfield; FHL microfilm 1,892,453. Parents Jacob Byron, Ann Lalis (both born Ireland); spouse John C Sinclair.

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