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Sarah Maxwell
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Birth: 1876
Death: Feb. 26, 1907
Montreal
Quebec, Canada

On February 26, 1907, fire broke out in the Hochelaga School on Prefontaine street. Sixteen young children perished in the fire, along with the school principal, Sarah Maxwell, who lost her life attempting to rescue many of the children. 
 
Inscription:
In Loving Memory of
Sarah Maxwell
Aged 31 yrs.

Who lost her life whilst endeavoring to save the lives of the pupils at the Hochelaga School Fire Feb. 26th 1907

Also the little ones who perished with her
 
Burial:
Mount Royal Cemetery
Montreal
Montreal Region
Quebec, Canada
Plot: Section G-2
 
Created by: Alana Farrell
Record added: Jun 24, 2010
Find A Grave Memorial# 54076117
Sarah Maxwell
Added by: Alana Farrell
 
 
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Rest in peace.
- Alana Farrell
 Added: Jun. 24, 2010
 
 
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