Sarah Phillips was born 1 September 1795 in Millville, Columbia, Pennsylvania and died 30 May 1870 in York, Ontario, Canada. She married Joel Hughes 21 July 1814 in or at Young St, Ontario, Canada. She and Joel had 13 children: Mark Hughes (1815 – 1893), William Hughes (1817 – 1818), Ellis Hughes (1819 – 1904), Amy Hughes (1821 – 1882), Job Hughes (1823 – 1895), Ellen Hughes (1825 – 1896), Edith Hughes (1827 – 1907), Lydia Hughes (1829 – 1902), Isaac Hughes (1831 – 1832), Mary Hughes (1832 – 1902), Elizabeth Hughes (1834 – 1900), Samuel Hughes (1837 – 1838), and Sarah D Hughes (1838-1907).
↑ See Ontario, Canada, Deaths, 1869-1938 and Deaths Overseas, 1939-1947 about Sarah Hughes. Note that some genealogists on Ancestry identify her date of death as 29 May 1870, but I don't know the source of that date.
↑ See Family Data Collection - Individual Records about Joel Hughes. Young St may refer to Yonge Street, a major artery in Toronto between Lake Ontario and Lake Simcoe.
Ontario, Canada, Deaths, 1869-1938 and Deaths Overseas, 1939-1947 about Sarah Hughes. Archives of Ontario; Series: MS935; Reel: 2. Ancestry.com. Ontario, Canada, Deaths, 1869-1938 and Deaths Overseas, 1939-1947 [database on-line]. Provo, UT, USA: Ancestry.com Operations Inc, 2010.
1851 Census of Canada East, Canada West, New Brunswick, and Nova Scotia about Sarah Hughs. Year: 1851; Census Place: King, York County, Canada West (Ontario); Schedule: A; Roll: C_11760; Page: 113; Line: 14. Ancestry.com. 1851 Census of Canada East, Canada West, New Brunswick, and Nova Scotia [database on-line]. Provo, UT, USA: Ancestry.com Operations Inc, 2006.
1861 Census of Canada about Sarah Hughes. Library and Archives Canada; Ottawa, Ontario, Canada; Census Returns For 1861; Roll: C-1088. Ancestry.com and The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints. 1861 Census of Canada [database on-line]. Provo, UT, USA: Ancestry.com Operations Inc, 2009.
Family Data Collection - Individual Records about Joel Hughes. Birth year: 1792; Birth city: Douglasville; Birth state: PA. Edmund West, comp. Family Data Collection - Individual Records [database on-line]. Provo, UT, USA: Ancestry.com Operations Inc, 2000.
Thank you to Pamela Lloyd for creating WikiTree profile Phillips-6868 through the import of Lloyd, Samuel H ancestry.ged on Jun 6, 2013. Thank you to PJ Andrews for creating WikiTree profile Hughes-6938 and recommending that the two profiles be merged. Click to the Changes page for the details of edits by Pamela, PJ, and others.
It may be possible to confirm family relationships with Sarah by comparing test results with other carriers of her mitochondrial DNA.
However, there are no known mtDNA test-takers in her direct maternal line.
It is likely that these autosomal DNA test-takers will share DNA with Sarah:
Phillips-11912 and Phillips-6868 appear to represent the same person because: Oops, hit the save button before checking for matches for Sarah Philips, wife of Joel Hughes. Hope you are having a good day!