Sarah Ann Matthews of John

BURN/MATTHEWS, Sarah Ann
      Born: circa June 1873
      Died: 08 December 1954, Stone's Cove
      Father:George Burn
      Stepfather: John Matthews
      Mother: Elizabeth [Chiffey] Burn
      Married: 1891
      Spouse: Jeremiah Pope
      Born: 1867
      Died: 11 December 1957, Stone's Cove
      Father: George Pope of Stone's Cove
      Mother: Sarah Scott of Brunette
      Children:
           [1] Archibald Henry Pope, born February 1892, Stone’s Cove
           [2] Elsie Ellen Pope; born November 1894
           [3] Frederick George Pope, born July 1898, Stone’s Cove
           [4] Emma Pope; born February 1898
           [5] William Robert Pope, born October 1901, Stone's Cove

Note: Sarah Ann appears to have been Elizabeth’s daughter from her first marriage, but it is not clear if she was christened as Burn or Matthews. She was apparently raised as a Matthews and John spent his last years with her. Sarah Ann was always known as 'Aunt Sally'.

POPE, Archibald Henry
      Born: February 1892, Stone’s Cove
      Father: Jeremiah Pope
      Mother: Sarah Ann Burn/Matthews
      Spouse: Lucy Ann Pope
      Born: circa 1895, Stone’s Cove
      Father: Wilson Pope
      Mother: Mary
      Children:
           [1] Mildred Pope; born August 1915
           [2] Henrietta Pope; born October 1920
           [3] William Edward Pope; born circa 1926
           [4] Kathleen Pope; born circa 1928; married Ellis Dinham

(Note: Arch was a really good accordion player and singer who often played for dances.)

POPE, Elsie Ellen
      Born: November 1894
      Father: Jeremiah Pope
      Mother: Sarah Ann Burn/Matthews
      Spouse: Kenneth Elms
      Born: 1889
      Children:
           [1] Manda Elms; born September 1906
           [2] Minola Elms; born circa 191?
           [3] Emma Elms; born circa 1923.

POPE, Frederick George
      Born: July 1898, Stone’s Cove
      Father: Jeremiah Pope
      Mother: Sarah Ann Burn/Matthews
      Spouse: Sarah J. ?
      Born: November 1902, Stone’s Cove
      Children:
           [1] Alethea Pope; born August 1921, Stone’s Cove; died 14 November 1924, aged 3 years
           [2] Dulcie Pope; born circa 1924
           [3] Lovetta Pope; born circa 1926
           [4] Mary Ann Pope; died 20 November 1928, aged 3 weeks
           [5] Lillian Pope; born circa 1928/29.

POPE, Emma
      Born: February 1898
      Father: Jeremiah Pope
      Mother: Sarah Ann Burn/Matthews
      Spouse: ? Woods, from Grand Falls
      Children:
           [1] Florence Woods; born August 1918

POPE, William Robert
            Born: October 1901, Stone's Cove
      Father: Jeremiah Pope
      Mother: Sarah Ann Burn/Matthews
      Spouse: Tryphena Brown
      Born: 13 May 1903, Pool’s Cove
      Father: George Brown
      Mother: Ann Eliza

Note: Tryphena was a sister of Henrietta Brown who married Enos Thornhill of Anderson’s Cove.

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