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(Abt 1782-Bef 1881)
SAGE, Willard 1 2
- Born: Abt 1782, East Bloomfield, Ontario County, New York
- Marriage (1): BURTCH, Elizabeth about 1805 in West Oxford Oxford County, Ontario, Canada
- Marriage (2): UNKNOWN, Susanna after 1842 in Oxford County, Ontario, Canada
- Died: Bef 1881, prob. Brant County, Ontario
Willard married Elizabeth BURTCH, daughter of Zachariah BURTCH and Jane BABBIT, about 1805 in West Oxford Oxford County, Ontario, Canada. (Elizabeth BURTCH was born about 1788 in prob. Frederickstown, Dutchess County, New York, died on 28 Feb 1842 in Oxford County, Ontario, Canada and was buried in Feb 1842 in Harris Street Cemetery, Ingersoll, Oxford County, Ontario.)
Willard next married Susanna UNKNOWN after 1842 in Oxford County, Ontario, Canada. (Susanna UNKNOWN was born about 1796 in Pennsylvania and died on 8 Sep 1885 in Brantford, Brant County, Ontario, Canada 3.)
1851 Census of Canada West, New Brunswick and Nova Scotia (Oxford West, Oxford County, Ontario, Canada). Repository: Ancestry. Surety: 3. Lists Willard Sage (no age given, b. U.S.) and second wife Susanna (age 55, b. U.S.), living in Oxford West, Ontario. Also in the household is Perlina Sage (age 14, b. Canada), whose relationship is unclear [may be daughter, granddaughter or other relation). Willard is listed as a "yeoman." The family's religion is listed as Baptist.
Shenston, Early Settlers of Oxford County, Ontario, 1812, 1816 & 1824, p. 142, 147-148. Surety: 4. SAGE, Williard | listed in an 1812 assessment roll for "Oxford upon the Thames" (now known as West, East and North Oxford Townships) with 155 acres uncultivated, 20 acres cultivated and with one horse, 2 oxen and 3 cows as livestock (apparently also listed in 1816) | Shenston (1852), page 142.
SAGE, Willard | listed in an 1824 assessment roll for West Oxford Township at Conc. 1, Lot 13 with 135 acres uncultivated and 40 acres cultivated [NOTE: some individuals appearing in this assessment may have actually resided in present day East Oxford or North Oxford Townships, which detached from "Oxford upon the Thames" during the early 1820s and in Jan. 1842 respectively] | Shenston (1852), page 147.
SAGE, Willard | a trustee for a West Oxford Township school taught by Mr. Rufus Foster, 1825 | Shenston (1852), page 148.
Ontario Canada Deaths, 1869-1932 (Brantford, Brant County, Ontario; 1885). Surety: 3. Sage, Susan
Date of Death: 8 September 1885
Age: 90 years
Marital Status: widow
Place of Birth: Pennsylvania, U.S.
Cause of Death: old age, 1 day
Informant: David Alwas, farmer, Brantford Twsp
Date registered: 27 October 1885
Notes: "Ignorant of the law" [prob. refers to delay in registering this death]