Benjamin Franklin Morrison1,2,3

M, #29853, b. 1823
  • Birth*: 1823; U.S.A.; Date 1823 & location US per 1881 Census. Date 1823 & location USA per 1871 Census.2,4,5
  • Marriage*: before 1853; Ontario; Principal=Amelia Kinsey4
  • Residence: 1854; East Gwillimbury Twp., York North Co., Ontario; Settled 1854 per County Atlas6
  • Census: April 1871; East Gwillimbury Twp., York North Co., Ontario; Age 48 at 1871 Census: Morrison, B. F., 48, b. USA, Scot., Chr., farmer, married; Amelia, 37, b. Ont., Scot., Chr., married; Mercede(f), 18, b. Ont., Scot., Chr.; Charles, 16; Albert, 14; Edward, 12; Winfield, 10; Mary, 4; Clara, 1 (1871 Census: East Gwillimbury Twp., York N. Co., Div. 43, sub-dist. E, Page 38, line 8 - ancestry.com)5
  • Residence*: 1878; Conc 2 Lot 1 & 2, East Gwillimbury Twp., York North Co., Ontario; Couty Atlas: Name: B. F. Morrison; Nativity: USA; Business: farmer; Year Settled: 1854; Post Office: Newmarket; Township: County: York; Date: 1878; Conc & Lot: II, 2 - 50 acres & Conc 2, Lot 1 - 50 acres6
  • Census*: April 1881; East Gwillimbury Twp., York North Co., Ontario; Age 58 at 1881 Census: Morrison, Benjamin, 58, b. US, Scot., Congreg., farmer, married; Amelia, 38, b. Ont., Dutch, Congreg., married; Mercedes, 24, b. Ont., Scot., single; Charles, 23, b. Ont., Scot., Congreg., Artist, married; Albert, 21, b. Ont., School Teacher; Edward, 19, mechanic; Mirfield (m), 18, druggist; Mary, 14; Clara, 11 (familysearch.org)4

Family: Amelia Kinsey b. 1843

Citations

  1. Benjamin Franklin Morrison per GEDCOM of Miriam Ackley, Feb 2, 2004.
  2. [S53] Unknown compiler, RuthEm.
  3. [S22] Rootsweb, online unknown url.
  4. [S16] Unknown author, 1881 Canada Census, Record Type: microfilm.
  5. [S14] Unknown author, 1871 Canada Census, Record Type: microfilm.
  6. [S40] Unknown agency, Ontario County Atlas.

Amelia Kinsey1,2,3

F, #29854, b. 1843
  • Birth*: 1843; Ontario; "Brooks and Elizabeth Wakefield; foster parents of Amelia Wakefield; wife of Benjamin F. Morrison" per Hattie Morrison & Wm. Dingman Descendants Book, Ruth & Emerson Smart's Books, Feb 2, 2004.
    Date 1843 & location Ontario per 1881 Census. Date 1844 & location Ont. per 1871 Census.2,5,6
  • Marriage*: before 1853; Ontario; Principal=Benjamin Franklin Morrison2
  • Married Name: before 1853; Morrison2
  • Census: April 1871; East Qwillimbury Twp., York North Co., Ontario; Age 37 at 1871 Census: see Benjamin Franklin Morrison6
  • Census*: April 1881; East Gwillimbury Twp., York North Co., Ontario; Age 38 at 1881 Census: see Benjamin Morrison2

Citations

  1. Surname Kinsey per GEDCOM of Miriam Ackley, Feb 2, 2004.
  2. [S16] Unknown author, 1881 Canada Census, Record Type: microfilm.
  3. [S22] Rootsweb, online unknown url.
  4. [S19] IGI Record, online unknown url.
  5. [S53] Unknown compiler, RuthEm.
  6. [S14] Unknown author, 1871 Canada Census, Record Type: microfilm.

Mercedes Morrison1

F, #29855, b. 1857
  • Birth*: 1857; York Co., Ontario; Date 1857 & location Ontario per 1881 Census. Date 1853 & location Ont. per 1871 Census.1,2
  • Census: April 1871; East Qwillimbury Twp., York North Co., Ontario; Age 18 at 1871 Census: see Benjamin Franklin Morrison2
  • Census*: April 1881; East Gwillimbury Twp., York North Co., Ontario; Age 24 at 1881 Census: see Benjamin Morrison1

Citations

  1. [S16] Unknown author, 1881 Canada Census, Record Type: microfilm.
  2. [S14] Unknown author, 1871 Canada Census, Record Type: microfilm.

Albert Gustavus Morrison1,2,3

M, #29856, b. 1860, d. 10 April 1930
  • Birth*: 1860; Newmarket, York Co., Ontario; Date Nov 14 1857 & location Newmarket per GEDCOM of Miriam Ackley, Feb 2, 2004. Date 1860 & location Ontario per 1881 Census. Date 1857 & location Ont. per 1871 Census.2,4,5
  • Marriage*: 25 December 1880; Northeast, Pennsylvania, U.S.A.; Date Dec 25 1880 U location PA per GEDCOM of Miriam Ackley, Feb 2, 2004. per Hattie Morrison & Wm. Dingman Descendants Book, Ruth & Emerson Smart's Books, Feb 2, 2004.; Principal=Elizabeth Lucretia Ensign3,4
  • Death*: 10 April 1930; Portland, Oregon, U.S.A.; per GEDCOM of Miriam Ackley. Feb 2. 2004.4
  • Burial*: 1936; Lowville Cemetery, Wattsburgh, Pennsylvania, U.S.A.; per GEDCOM of Miriam Ackley, Feb 2, 2004.4
  • Census: April 1871; East Qwillimbury Twp., York North Co., Ontario; Age 14 at 1871 Census: see Benjamin Franklin Morrison5
  • Census*: April 1881; East Gwillimbury Twp., York North Co., Ontario; Age 21 at 1881 Census: see Benjamin Morrison2
  • Residence*: after 1885; Erie Co., Pennsylvania, U.S.A.; " ... who became a merchant of Erie Cty., Pennsylvania and married Elizabeth .. " per Hattie Morrison & Wm. Dingman Descendants Book, Ruth & Emerson Smart's Books, Feb 2, 2004.3

Family: Elizabeth Lucretia Ensign b. 5 Feb 1855

  • Marriage*: 25 December 1880; Northeast, Pennsylvania, U.S.A.; Date Dec 25 1880 U location PA per GEDCOM of Miriam Ackley, Feb 2, 2004. per Hattie Morrison & Wm. Dingman Descendants Book, Ruth & Emerson Smart's Books, Feb 2, 2004.; Principal=Elizabeth Lucretia Ensign3,4

Citations

  1. Albert Gustavus per GEDCOM of Miriam Ackley, Feb 2, 2004. Albert G. per Hattie Morrison & Wm. Dingman Descendants Book, Ruth & Emerson Smart's Books, Feb 2, 2004.
  2. [S16] Unknown author, 1881 Canada Census, Record Type: microfilm.
  3. [S53] Unknown compiler, RuthEm.
  4. [S22] Rootsweb, online unknown url.
  5. [S14] Unknown author, 1871 Canada Census, Record Type: microfilm.

Edward W. Morrison1,2,3

M, #29857, b. 1862
  • Birth*: 1862; York Co., Ontario; Date 1862 & location Ontario per 1881 Census. Date 1859 & location Ont. per 1871 Census.2,4
  • Census: April 1871; East Qwillimbury Twp., York North Co., Ontario; Age 12 at 1871 Census: see Benjamin Franklin Morrison4
  • Census*: April 1881; East Gwillimbury Twp., York North Co., Ontario; Age 19 at 1881 Census: see Benjamin Morrison2
  • Residence*: after 1890; Detroit, Michigan, U.S.A.; " ... of Detroit, Michigan ... " per Hattie Morrison & Wm. Dingman Descendants Book, Ruth & Emerson Smart's Books, Feb 2, 2004.3

Citations

  1. Edward W. per Hattie Morrison & Wm. Dingman Descendants Book, Ruth & Emerson Smart's Books, Feb 2, 2004.
  2. [S16] Unknown author, 1881 Canada Census, Record Type: microfilm.
  3. [S53] Unknown compiler, RuthEm.
  4. [S14] Unknown author, 1871 Canada Census, Record Type: microfilm.

Winfield S. Morrison1,2,3

M, #29858, b. 1863
  • Birth*: 1863; York Co., Ontario; Date 1863 & location Ont. per 1881 Census. Date 1861 & location Ont. per 1871 Census.2,4
  • Census: April 1871; East Qwillimbury Twp., York North Co., Ontario; Age 10 at 1871 Census: see Benjamin Franklin Morrison4
  • Census*: April 1881; East Gwillimbury Twp., York North Co., Ontario; Age 18 at 1881 Census: see Benjamin Morrison2
  • Residence*: after 1885; Detroit, Michigan, U.S.A.; " ... became a druggist in Detroit ... " per Hattie Morrison & Wm. Dingman Descendants Book, Ruth & Emerson Smart's Books, Feb 2, 2004.3

Citations

  1. Winfield S. per Hattie Morrison & Wm. Dingman Descendants Book, Ruth & Emerson Smart's Books, Feb 2, 2004.
  2. [S16] Unknown author, 1881 Canada Census, Record Type: microfilm.
  3. [S53] Unknown compiler, RuthEm.
  4. [S14] Unknown author, 1871 Canada Census, Record Type: microfilm.

Mary Morrison1

F, #29859, b. 1867
  • Birth*: 1867; York Co., Ontario; Date 1867 & location Ont. per 1881 Census. Date 1867 & location Ont. per 1871 Census.1,2
  • Census: April 1871; East Qwillimbury Twp., York North Co., Ontario; Age 4 at 1871 Census: see Benjamin Franklin Morrison2
  • Census*: April 1881; East Gwillimbury Twp., York North Co., Ontario; Age 14 at 1881 Census: see Benjamin Morrison1

Citations

  1. [S16] Unknown author, 1881 Canada Census, Record Type: microfilm.
  2. [S14] Unknown author, 1871 Canada Census, Record Type: microfilm.

Clara Morrison1

F, #29860, b. 1870
  • Birth*: 1870; York Co., Ontario; Date 1870 & location Ont. per 1881 Census. Date 1870 & location Ont. per 1871 Census.1,2
  • Census: April 1871; East Qwillimbury Twp., York North Co., Ontario; Age 1 at 1871 Census: see Benjamin Franklin Morrison3
  • Census*: April 1881; East Gwillimbury Twp., York North Co., Ontario; Age 11 at 1881 Census: see Benjamin Morrison1

Citations

  1. [S16] Unknown author, 1881 Canada Census, Record Type: microfilm.
  2. [S15] Unknown author, Tombstone Inscription.
  3. [S14] Unknown author, 1871 Canada Census, Record Type: microfilm.

Theophilus Brooks Wakefield1

M, #29861, b. 5 October 1792, d. 11 April 1873
  • Birth*: 5 October 1792; Montpelier Twp., Washington Co., Vermont, U.S.A.1
  • Marriage*: 1820; Date 1820 per GEDCOM of Richard Wise, Feb 2, 2004.; Principal=Elizabeth Foster2,3
  • Death*: 11 April 1873; York Co., Ontario; Date Apr 11 1873 per Burial.2
  • Burial*: 13 April 1873; Newmarket Cemetery, Newmarket, York Co., Ontario; Cemetery Transcription: Theophilus; Brooks Wakefield; Died April 11, 1873; AE 80Yrs 6 Mo's 8 D's; Elizabeth Wakefield; Wife of Above; Died jan 2, 1873; AE 69 Y'rs 10 m's 28 D's (picture of grave stone - per Hattie Morrison & William Dingman Descendants Book, Ruth & Emerson Smart's Books, Feb 2, 2004)
    OCFA: Name: Wakefield, T. B.; Cemetery: Newmarket; County: York; Township: Newmarket; Ref.: YK- (OCFA Online)2,4
  • Note*: circa 1850; York Co., Ontario; "Theophilus B. (d. 1873) and Elizabeth Wakefield from East Gwillimbury Twp., York Cty. had an adopted daughter - Amelia who married Benjamin F. Morrison. Amelia and Benjamin had 4 children; Winfield S. who became a druggist living in Detroit; Charles K. who married Harriet A. of Listowel; Albert G. who became a merchant of Erie Cty., Pennsylvania and married Elizabeth and Edward W. Morrison of Detroit, Michigan." - per Hattie Morrison & Wm. Dingman Descendants Book, Ruth & Emerson Smart's Books, Feb 2, 2004.2
  • Census*: April 1871; East Gwillimbury Twp., York North Co., Ontario; Age 78 at 1871 Census: Wakefield, Brooks, B. US, Eng., farmer, (York North 043, Gwillimbury East, Div. 1, Page 7, Microfilm: C-9965 - National Archives, 1871 Census Index Online)5

Family: Elizabeth Foster b. 7 Feb 1803, d. 7 Jan 1873

Citations

  1. [S19] IGI Record, online unknown url.
  2. [S53] Unknown compiler, RuthEm.
  3. [S22] Rootsweb, online unknown url.
  4. [S47] Ontario Cemetery Finding Aid, online unknown url, q.
  5. [S14] Unknown author, 1871 Canada Census, Record Type: microfilm.

Elizabeth Foster1,2,3

F, #29862, b. 7 February 1803, d. 7 January 1873
  • Birth*: 7 February 1803; Watertown, New York, U.S.A.; Date Feb 10 1803 & location Watertown per GEDCOM of Richard Wise, Feb 2, 2004. Date Feb 7 1803 per Burial.2,3
  • Marriage*: 1820; Date 1820 per GEDCOM of Richard Wise, Feb 2, 2004.; Principal=Theophilus Brooks Wakefield2,3
  • Death*: 7 January 1873; York Co., Ontario; Date Jan 7 1873 per Burial.2
  • Burial*: 9 January 1873; Newmarket Twp., York Co., Ontario; Cemetery Transcription: Theophilus; Brooks Wakefield; Died April 11, 1873; AE 80Yrs 6 Mo's 8 D's; Elizabeth Wakefield; Wife of Above; Died jan 2, 1873; AE 69 Y'rs 10 m's 28 D's (picture of grave stone - per Hattie Morrison & William Dingman Descendants Book, Ruth & Emerson Smart's Books, Feb 2, 2004)
    OCFA: Name: Wakefield, Elizabeth; Cemetery: Newmarket; County: York; Township: Newmarket; Ref.: YK- (OCFA Online)2,4
  • Married Name: 1820; Wakefield2

Family: Theophilus Brooks Wakefield b. 5 Oct 1792, d. 11 Apr 1873

Citations

  1. Surname Foster per GEDCOM of Richard Wise, Feb 2, 2004.
  2. [S53] Unknown compiler, RuthEm.
  3. [S22] Rootsweb, online unknown url.
  4. [S47] Ontario Cemetery Finding Aid, online unknown url.

Rufus Wakefield1

M, #29863, b. 1763, d. 8 April 1813
  • Birth*: 1763; Date 1763 per GEDCOM of Richard Wise, Feb 2, 2004. Per IGI REcord.1,2
  • Marriage*: before 1790; Principal=Lucy Brooks1
  • Death*: 8 April 1813; Montpelier, Washington Co., Vermont, U.S.A.; Date 1763 per GEDCOM of Richard Wise, Feb 2, 2004.2

Family: Lucy Brooks b. 1 Sep 1756

Citations

  1. [S19] IGI Record, online unknown url.
  2. [S22] Rootsweb, online unknown url.

Lucy Brooks1,2,3

F, #29864, b. 1 September 1756
  • Birth*: 1 September 1756; Ashford, Windham Co., Connecticut, U.S.A.; Date Sep 1 1756 & location Ashford, CT per GEDCOM of Richard Wise, Feb 2, 2004. per IGI Record.2,3
  • Marriage*: before 1790; Principal=Rufus Wakefield2
  • Married Name: before 1790; Wakefield2

Family: Rufus Wakefield b. 1763, d. 8 Apr 1813

Citations

  1. Surname Brooks per GEDCOM of Richard Wise, Feb 2, 2004.
  2. [S19] IGI Record, online unknown url.
  3. [S22] Rootsweb, online unknown url.

Elizabeth Lucretia Ensign1,2,3

F, #29865, b. 5 February 1855
  • Birth*: 5 February 1855; Tionesta, Pennsylvania, U.S.A.; Date Feb 5 1855 & location Tionesta per GEDCOM of Miriam Ackley, Feb 2, 2004. per Hattie Morrison & Wm. Dingman Descendants Book, Ruth & Emerson Smart's Books, Feb 2, 2004.2,3
  • Marriage*: 25 December 1880; Northeast, Pennsylvania, U.S.A.; Date Dec 25 1880 U location PA per GEDCOM of Miriam Ackley, Feb 2, 2004. per Hattie Morrison & Wm. Dingman Descendants Book, Ruth & Emerson Smart's Books, Feb 2, 2004.; Principal=Albert Gustavus Morrison2,3
  • Married Name: 25 December 1880; Morrison2

Family: Albert Gustavus Morrison b. 1860, d. 10 Apr 1930

Citations

  1. Elizabeth Lucretia Ensign per GEDCOM of Miriam Ackley, Feb 2, 2004.
  2. [S53] Unknown compiler, RuthEm.
  3. [S22] Rootsweb, online unknown url.

Garnet Shield

M, #29866, b. 1890, d. 25 April 1967
  • Birth*: 1890; Cavan Twp., Durham Co., Ontario; pg. 428, This Green & Pleasant Land: Chronicles of Cavan Township, Millbrook and Cavan Historical Society
  • Marriage*: 1916; Ontario; pg. 428, This Green & Pleasant Land: Chronicles of Cavan Township, Millbrook and Cavan Historical Society; Principal=Annie Kathryn Graham
  • Death*: 25 April 1967; Durham Co., Ontario; pg. 428, This Green & Pleasant Land: Chronicles of Cavan Township, Millbrook and Cavan Historical Society

Family: Annie Kathryn Graham b. c 1890

Annie Kathryn Graham

F, #29867, b. circa 1890
  • Birth*: circa 1890; pg. 428, This Green & Pleasant Land: Chronicles of Cavan Township, Millbrook and Cavan Historical Society
  • Marriage*: 1916; Ontario; pg. 428, This Green & Pleasant Land: Chronicles of Cavan Township, Millbrook and Cavan Historical Society; Principal=Garnet Shield
  • Married Name: 1916; Shield

Family: Garnet Shield b. 1890, d. 25 Apr 1967

Ida Shield

F, #29868, b. circa 1895
  • Birth*: circa 1895; pg. 428, This Green & Pleasant Land: Chronicles of Cavan Township, Millbrook and Cavan Historical Society
  • Marriage*: after 1920; pg. 428, This Green & Pleasant Land: Chronicles of Cavan Township, Millbrook and Cavan Historical Society; Principal=? Scott
  • Married Name: after 1920; Scott

Family: ? Scott b. c 1895

? Scott

M, #29869, b. circa 1895
  • Birth*: circa 1895; pg. 428, This Green & Pleasant Land: Chronicles of Cavan Township, Millbrook and Cavan Historical Society
  • Marriage*: after 1920; pg. 428, This Green & Pleasant Land: Chronicles of Cavan Township, Millbrook and Cavan Historical Society; Principal=Ida Shield

Family: Ida Shield b. c 1895

Annie Shield

F, #29870, b. circa 1895
  • Birth*: circa 1895; pg. 428, This Green & Pleasant Land: Chronicles of Cavan Township, Millbrook and Cavan Historical Society
  • Marriage*: after 1920; pg. 428, This Green & Pleasant Land: Chronicles of Cavan Township, Millbrook and Cavan Historical Society; Principal=Jim Free
  • Married Name: after 1920; Free

Family: Jim Free b. c 1895

Jim Free

M, #29871, b. circa 1895
  • Birth*: circa 1895; pg. 428, This Green & Pleasant Land: Chronicles of Cavan Township, Millbrook and Cavan Historical Society
  • Marriage*: after 1920; pg. 428, This Green & Pleasant Land: Chronicles of Cavan Township, Millbrook and Cavan Historical Society; Principal=Annie Shield

Family: Annie Shield b. c 1895

Joseph Shield

M, #29872, b. 26 April 1798, d. after April 1871
  • Birth*: 26 April 1798; Tyne Head, Alston Moor, Cumberland Co., England; "Joseph Shield was a fourth son of John Shield and his wife Sarah Peart. He was born April 26, 1798, at Tyne Head, Alston Moor, County Cumberland, England. He married Elizabeth Humble, born December 24, 1800 near Alston Moor. The marriage took place at St. Bees, Cumberland, June 12, 1823." pg. 428, This Green & Pleasant Land: Chronicles of Cavan Township, Millbrook and Cavan Historical Society
  • Marriage*: 12 June 1823; St. Bees, Cumberland Co., England; pg. 428, This Green & Pleasant Land: Chronicles of Cavan Township, Millbrook and Cavan Historical Society; Principal=Elizabeth Humble
  • Death*: after April 1871; Cavan Twp., Durham Co., Ontario; pg. 428, This Green & Pleasant Land: Chronicles of Cavan Township, Millbrook and Cavan Historical Society
  • Burial*: after April 1871; Shield Cemetery, Cavan Twp., Durham Co., Ontario; pg. 428, This Green & Pleasant Land: Chronicles of Cavan Township, Millbrook and Cavan Historical Society
  • Immigration*: 18 September 1828; Staten Island, New York, U.S.A.; "The quarantine release reads: "Staten Island, Sept. 18, 1828 - Mr. Joseph Shield, passenger and his family, who arrived on the ship "Active" from Liverpool have performed their quarantine (three days) and being in good health they are permitted to proceed to the city of New York." pg. 428, This Green & Pleasant Land: Chronicles of Cavan Township, Millbrook and Cavan Historical Society
  • Residence*: 12 October 1828; Conc 13 Lot 12, Cavan Twp., Durham Co., Ontario, Canada; "From there we don not know how they came to Port Hope. However, from a receipt dated October 12, 1828, we know that Joseph Shield paid an installment of thirteen pounds, fifteen shillings on his land, "as witness my hand … John Scollard." " pg. 428, This Green & Pleasant Land: Chronicles of Cavan Township, Millbrook and Cavan Historical Society
  • Census*: April 1871; Cavan Twp., Durham Co., Ontario; Age 73 at 1871 Census: Shield, Joseph, 73, b. Engl., Eng., WM, farmer, married;
    Div. 4, Pg. 50, C-99801

Family: Elizabeth Humble b. 24 Dec 1800, d. 1880

  • Marriage*: 12 June 1823; St. Bees, Cumberland Co., England; pg. 428, This Green & Pleasant Land: Chronicles of Cavan Township, Millbrook and Cavan Historical Society; Principal=Elizabeth Humble

Citations

  1. [S14] Unknown author, 1871 Canada Census, Record Type: microfilm.