Brown, Josephine Euphemia

Birth Name Brown, Josephine Euphemia
Gender female
Age at Death 37 years, 2 months, 13 days


Josephine was with the family, under the name Burns, in the 1881 census.

m. At residence of James H. PROFIT, Alberton, P.E.I., 24th ult., by Rev. R.B. Kinlay, Wellington MUGRIDGE / Miss Josephine BURNS, both of O'Leary Station (the Daily Telegraph, August 11 1888)

In 1899, Josephine Mugridge, daughter of Thomas and Hannah (Ellis) married Harry William Sanders in Watertown, Massachusetts. He was divorced, she said it was her first marriage.

In the 1901 census, Josephine Sanders, born April 1872 in PEI, was married to H W Sanders of Cape Breton. Two of her sisters were also in the household, Maud and Georgina Brown from PEI.

Name: Harry William Sanders
Event Type: Marriage
Event Date: 30 May 1899
Event Place: Watertown, Massachusetts
Age: 31
Marital Status: Divorced
Birthplace: Yarmouth, N.S.
Father's Name: William Henry
Mother's Name: Charlotte Smith
Spouse's Name: Josephine Mugridge
Spouse's Father's Name: Thomas
Spouse's Mother's Name: Hannah Ellis
GS Film number: 1843715 , Digital Folder Number: 4332419 , Image Number: 00628
Citing this Record
"Massachusetts, Marriages, 1841-1915," index and images, FamilySearch ( : accessed 5 June 2015), Harry William Sanders and Josephine Mugridge, 30 May 1899; citing item 1 p 618 cn 31, Watertown, Massachusetts, State Archives, Boston; FHL microfilm 1,843,715.

Daniel F. Johnson : Volume 69 Number 3957
Date August 11 1888
Saint John, The Daily Telegraph





Event Date Place Description Sources
Birth April 1872 Prince Edward Island, Canada in the US 1900 a nd Canadian 1901 census  
Death June 14, 1909 Cape Breton, Nova Scotia, Canada in Sydney  


Relation to main person Name Birth date Death date Relation within this family (if not by birth)
Father Brown Burns, Thomas A.1840April 1917
Mother Ellis, Hannah PenroseMay 12, 1839April 17, 1912
    Sister     Brown, Harriet Hattie Elizabeth 1865 1936
    Brother     Brown, George Charles July 11, 1869 June 28, 1893
    Brother     Brown, James Ellis 1871 February 7, 1955
         Brown, Josephine Euphemia April 1872 June 14, 1909
    Brother     Brown, William Henry November 21, 1875 March 21, 1921
    Sister     Brown, Maude Marion Mary June 19, 1879 January 1, 1934
    Brother     Brown, Thomas Birch May 9, 1878 December 20, 1945
    Sister     Brown, Sarah Georgina Georgianna July 20, 1879 1942


Family of Sanders, Harry William and Brown, Josephine Euphemia

Married Husband Sanders, Harry William ( * August 9, 1867 + December 6, 1917 )
Event Date Place Description Sources
Marriage May 1899 Watertown, Middlesex County, Massachusetts, United States    

Family of Mugridge, Wellington and Brown, Josephine Euphemia

Married Husband Mugridge, Wellington ( * + ... )
Event Date Place Description Sources
Marriage July 4, 1888 Alberton, Lot 4, Prince County, Prince Edward Island, Canada to Josephine BURNS; marriage ended in divorce