Erastus married Jane E. GARVEY about 1869 in Oxford County, Ontario, Canada. (Jane E. GARVEY was born on 11 Mar 1838 in prob. Norfolk County, Ontario, died on 26 Jul 1921 in Ingersoll, Oxford County, Ontario, Canada 7 and was buried on 1 Aug 1921 in Ingersoll Rural Cemetery, Ingersoll, Oxford County, Ontario 6.)
Ontario Canada Births, 1869-1907 (Dereham, Oxford County: 1870). Surety: 4. Sage, Opha Alida
Date of Birth: 12 Oct 1870
Place of Birth: Dereham, Oxford County
Name of Father: Erastus Sage, farmer
Name of Mother: Jane E. Parney
2 1851 Census of Canada West, New Brunswick and Nova Scotia (Oxford West, Oxford County, Ontario, Canada). Repository: Ancestry. Surety: 4. Lists Eli Sage (age 48, b. Canada), wife Nancy [listed as Mrs. Eli Sage] (age 45, b. Canada) and children Erastus (age 21, b. Canada), Simeon (age 17, b. Canada), Marietta [spelled Maryett] (age 14, b. Canada), Willard (age 12, b. Canada), Simon (age 10, b. Canada) and Eliza (age 3, b. Canada), living in Oxford West, Ontario. Eli is listed as a "farmer." The family's religion is listed as Baptist.
1871 Canadian Census (Dereham, Oxford County, Ontario, Canada). Repository: Ancestry. Surety: 4. SAGE , ERASTUS
Stray: See "Nominal return of the Deaths within last twelve months" which follows Schedule One "Nominal Return of the Living" for each division of each sub-district.
Religion: C. C. Baptist
District: OXFORD SOUTH ( 013 )
Sub-district: Dereham ( A )
Microfilm reel: C-9910
Reference: RG31 — Statistics Canada
Ontario Canada Deaths, 1869-1932 (East Oxford, Oxford County, Ontario; 1871). Surety: 4. Sage, Erastus
Died: 24 Mar 1871, Ingersoll, Oxford County, Ontario
Place of birth: East Oxford, Ontario
Cause of death: Inflammation of bowels
5 Ingersoll Daily Chronicle (Ingersoll, Oxford County, Ontario, Canada). Surety: 4. DEATH NOTICE: SAGE--In Dereham [township], 27th inst., Mr. Erastus Sage, aged 40 years.
Ingersoll Rural Cemetery (Ingersoll, Oxford County, Ontario, Canada). Surety: 4. SAGE--Erastus Sage, 1831-1871 / Jane, his wife, 1838-1921 / Mary Marlatt, their daughter, 1856-1920.
Ontario Canada Deaths, 1869-1932 (Ingersoll, Oxford County, Ontario; 1921). Surety: 4. Sage, Jane [Garvey]
Place of death: Ingersoll, Oxford County
Age: 82 yrs, 11 mos, 17 days
Place of birth: Canada
Date of birth: March 11
Occupation: house duties
Name of father: William Garney
Father's birthplace: Canada
Name of mother: Mary McNichol
Mother's birthplace: U.S.A.
Informant: George Langford, son-in-law, Ingersoll
Date of burial: 1 Mar 1921
Place of burial: Ingersoll
Date of death: July 26th, 1921
Cause of death: apoplexy, taxemia