Lelia Audrey Wilcox1

F, #37198, b. 18 August 1872, d. 3 October 1951
  • Birth*: 18 August 1872; Knoxville, Knox Co., Illinois, U.S.A.; per IGI Record.1
  • Marriage*: 8 April 1896; Grangeville, Kings Co., California, U.S.A.; per IGI Record.; Principal=Albert Henry Ashton1
  • Death*: 3 October 1951; Exter, Tulare Co., California, U.S.A.; per IGI Record.1
  • Burial*: 5 October 1951; Visalia Cemetery, Visalia, Tulare Co., California, U.S.A.; per IGI Record.1
  • Married Name: 8 April 1896; Ashton1

Family: Albert Henry Ashton b. 8 Apr 1866, d. 21 Apr 1944

Citations

  1. [S19] IGI Record, online unknown url.

Robert C. Ashton1

M, #37199, b. 25 September 1864, d. 29 December 1933
  • Birth*: 25 September 1864; New York, U.S.A.; per IGI Record. Location shown as Ontario in 1881 Census with his mother in Cramahe.1,2
  • Marriage*: after 1890; per IGI Record.; Principal=Annis Ledford1
  • Death*: 29 December 1933; per IGI Record.1
  • Census*: April 1881; Cramahe Twp., Northumberland Co., Ontario; Age 16 at 1881 Census: see Elizabeth (Stratton, Ashton) Ledsworth - mother
    Note: Robert and Albert are shown under the surname Ledsworth and birth place Ontario.2

Family: Annis Ledford b. c 1868

Citations

  1. [S19] IGI Record, online unknown url.
  2. [S16] Unknown author, 1881 Canada Census, Record Type: microfilm.

Annis Ledford1

F, #37200, b. circa 1868
  • Birth*: circa 1868; New York, U.S.A.; per IGI Record.1
  • Marriage*: after 1890; per IGI Record.; Principal=Robert C. Ashton1
  • Married Name: after 1890; Ashton1

Family: Robert C. Ashton b. 25 Sep 1864, d. 29 Dec 1933

Citations

  1. [S19] IGI Record, online unknown url.

Enoch Ledsworth1,2,3

M, #37201, b. 1826, d. circa 1879
  • Birth*: 1826; Ontario; Date 1826 per 1871 census. per IGI Record. Date 1826 per GEDCOM of Susan Daggett, Oct. 16, 2004.2,4,3
  • Marriage*: after 1842; per GEDCOM of Susan Daggett, Oct. 16, 2004.; Principal=Caroline ?3
  • Marriage*: circa 1870; per IGI Record.; Principal=Elizabeth Stratton2
  • Death*: circa 1879; Ontario; Elizabeth (Stratton, Ashton) Ledsworth is a widow per the 1881 Census.5
  • Census*: April 1871; Haldimand Twp., Northumberland Co., Ontario; Age 45 at 1881 Census: Ledsworth, Enoch, 45, b. Ont., Scot., farmer, (Index Online: Div. 2, Pg. 58, C9983-4)4

Family 1: Caroline ? b. c 1826, d. b 1869

Family 2: Elizabeth Stratton b. 8 Mar 1840, d. Apr 1890

Citations

  1. Enoch Ledsworth per 1871 Census. Enoch per GEDCOM of Susan Daggett, oct. 16, 2004.
  2. [S19] IGI Record, online unknown url.
  3. [S22] Rootsweb, online unknown url.
  4. [S14] Unknown author, 1871 Canada Census, Record Type: microfilm.
  5. [S16] Unknown author, 1881 Canada Census, Record Type: microfilm.

Daniel Stratton1

M, #37202, b. 15 March 1821
  • Birth*: 15 March 1821; Richmond Twp., Lennxo & Addington Co., Ontario; Date Mar 15 1821 & location Richmond per IGI Record.1
  • Marriage*: 18 July 1850; per IGI Record.; Principal=Mary Price1
  • Marriage*: October 1853; per IGI Record.; Principal=Catherine Dewit1
  • Census*: April 1881; Richmond Twp., Lennox & Addington Co., Ontario; Age 60 at 1881 Census: Stratton, Daniel, 60, b. Ont., Eng., EM, farmer, married; Catherine, 47, b. Ont., Irish, EM, married; Harvy J., 24, b. Ont., Eng., EM, farmer, single; Margaret, 22, b. Ont., Eng., EM, dress maker, single; Clarence, 20, b. Ont., Eng., CM, School Teacher, single; Sarah A., 16; Charles M., 7 (familysearch.org)2

Family 1: Mary Price b. c 1825

Citations

  1. [S19] IGI Record, online unknown url.
  2. [S16] Unknown author, 1881 Canada Census, Record Type: microfilm.

Catherine Dewit1

F, #37203, b. 1834
  • Birth*: 1834; Ontario; Date 1834 & location Ontario per 1881 Census. per IGI Record.1,2
  • Marriage*: October 1853; per IGI Record.; Principal=Daniel Stratton1
  • Married Name: October 1853; Stratton1
  • Census*: April 1881; Richmond Twp., Lennox & Addington Co., Ontario; Age 47 at 1881 Census: see Daniel Stratton2

Citations

  1. [S19] IGI Record, online unknown url.
  2. [S16] Unknown author, 1881 Canada Census, Record Type: microfilm.

Mary Price1

F, #37204, b. circa 1825
  • Birth*: circa 1825; per IGI Record.1
  • Marriage*: 18 July 1850; per IGI Record.; Principal=Daniel Stratton1
  • Married Name: 18 July 1850; Stratton1

Family: Daniel Stratton b. 15 Mar 1821

Citations

  1. [S19] IGI Record, online unknown url.

Cyrus Alger Stratton1,2,3

M, #37205, b. 5 June 1824, d. 27 January 1894

  • Birth*: 5 June 1824; Richmond Twp., Lennox & Addington Co., Ontario; Date Jun 5 1824 per Burial. Date Jul 9 1824 & location Richmond per IGI Record. Date 1824 & location UC per 1861 Census.3,4,5
  • Marriage*: 8 December 1856; Ontario; "Cyrus Stratton and his wife Annie Lovie, had ten children, whose names were Mary Elizabeth, Eunice, Barbara, James, Ira Solomon (though, as he was not baptized until he grew up, he left the Solomon off), Biena VanBerta (after her grandmother), John, William, Sadie and Ethel. They lived on a farm now owned by Robert Darke." from page 95 of "Ours To Remember" by Mary Ann Down, given to me by Shirley (Goodfellow) Bird, Sep. 3, 2004.
    Date Dec 8 1856 per IGI Record.; Principal=Anna Margaret Lovie3,6
  • Death*: 27 January 1894; Cramahe Twp., Shiloh, Northumberland Co., Ontario; "Father died in 1894, and Mother died in Manitoba in 1923 at 91 years of age." from page 93 of "Ours To Remember" by Mary Ann Down, given to me by Shirley (Goodfellow) Bird, Sep. 3, 2004.
    Date Jan 27 1894 per IGI Record.3,6
  • Burial*: 29 January 1894; Shiloh Cemetery, Cramahe Twp., Shiloh, Northumberland Co., Ontario; Memorial: (See Exhibit) In; Memory of; Cyrus A. Stratton; Died; Jan. 27, 1894; Aged; 69 yrs 7 M's, & 22 D (Shiloh Cemetery, Cramahe Twp., Sept. 4, 2004)4
  • Census: April 1861; Brighton Twp., Northumberland Co., Ontario; Age 37 at 1861 Census: Stratton, Cyrus, 37, b. UC, Bapt., farmer, married; Ann, 30, b. Scotland, Bapt., married; Mary, 4, b. UC; Samuel, 12; Clarissa, 2; Lovett, Cora, 71, b. England, C. of S., widow (1861 Census, pt. 2)5
  • Residence: 1865; Cramahe Twp., Shiloh, Northumberland Co., Ontario; "They came to Shiloh about 1865." from page 93 of "Ours To Remember" by Mary Ann Down, given to me by Shirley (Goodfellow) Bird, Sep. 3, 2004.6
  • Residence*: before 1880; Cramahe Twp., Northumberland Co., Ontario; "They lived on a farm now owned by Robert Darke. Mr. Stratton built a small house on his farm for his widowed sister, Mrs. Ledworth, and her family. She had a large family." from page 95 of "Ours To Remember" by Mary Ann Down, given to me by Shirley (Goodfellow) Bird, Sep. 3, 2004.
    6
  • Census*: April 1881; Cramahe Twp., Northumberland Co., Ontario; Age 57 at 1881 Census: Stratton, Cyrus, 57, b. Ont., Eng., CM, farmer, married; Annie M., 49, b. Scotland, Scot., CM, married; Mary E., 23, b. Ont., Eng., CM; Eunice, 21; Catherine B., 19; Jesee S., 15; Bertha B., 13; John E., 12; William H., 10; Sarah, 8; Ethland, 5 (familysearch.org)2
  • Residence: April 1901; Conc 5 Lot 8, Brighton Twp., Northumberland Co., Ontario; Residence per 1861 Census: Conc 5, Lot 8, Brighton Twp., 100 cres5

Family: Anna Margaret Lovie b. 2 Dec 1831, d. 5 Aug 1923

  • Marriage*: 8 December 1856; Ontario; "Cyrus Stratton and his wife Annie Lovie, had ten children, whose names were Mary Elizabeth, Eunice, Barbara, James, Ira Solomon (though, as he was not baptized until he grew up, he left the Solomon off), Biena VanBerta (after her grandmother), John, William, Sadie and Ethel. They lived on a farm now owned by Robert Darke." from page 95 of "Ours To Remember" by Mary Ann Down, given to me by Shirley (Goodfellow) Bird, Sep. 3, 2004.
    Date Dec 8 1856 per IGI Record.; Principal=Anna Margaret Lovie3,6

Citations

  1. Cyrus per 1881 Census. Cyrus Alger per IGI Record.
  2. [S16] Unknown author, 1881 Canada Census, Record Type: microfilm.
  3. [S19] IGI Record, online unknown url.
  4. [S15] Unknown author, Tombstone Inscription.
  5. [S10] Unknown author, 1861 Canada Census, Record Type: microfilm.
  6. [S56] Mary Ann Down, Ours To Remember.

Anna Margaret Lovie1,2

F, #37206, b. 2 December 1831, d. 5 August 1923

  • Birth*: 2 December 1831; Elgin, Scotland; Date Dec 2 1831 & location Elgin, Scotland from page 92 of "Ours To Remember" by Mary Ann Down, given to me by Shirley (Goodfellow) Bird, Sep. 3, 2004. Date 1832 & location Scotland per 1881 Census. Date 1831 & location Scotland per 1861 Census. per IGI Record. Date 1833 per email from oboisvert@iphouse.com, Aug 17, 2006.4,2,3,5,6
  • Marriage*: 8 December 1856; Ontario; "Cyrus Stratton and his wife Annie Lovie, had ten children, whose names were Mary Elizabeth, Eunice, Barbara, James, Ira Solomon (though, as he was not baptized until he grew up, he left the Solomon off), Biena VanBerta (after her grandmother), John, William, Sadie and Ethel. They lived on a farm now owned by Robert Darke." from page 95 of "Ours To Remember" by Mary Ann Down, given to me by Shirley (Goodfellow) Bird, Sep. 3, 2004.
    Date Dec 8 1856 per IGI Record.; Principal=Cyrus Alger Stratton4,3
  • Death*: 5 August 1923; Stonewall, Manitoba; Date Aug 5 1923 per Memorial at Shiloh - Died & buried in Manitoba?? Date aug 5 1923 from page 92 of "Ours To Remember" by Mary Ann Down, given to me by Shirley (Goodfellow) Bird, Sep. 3, 2004.3,7
  • Burial*: 7 August 1923; Stonewall, Manitoba; Memorial: (See Exhibit) Anna M. Lovie; Wife Of; C. A. Stratton; Died; Aug. 5, 1925; Aged 91 years; Buried At; ??? (Shiloh Cemetery, Cramahe Twp., Sept. 4, 2004)
    Note: Probably buried in Manitoba.7
  • Immigration*: 1836; Ontario; "so if she was five years old when she came to Canada, as her son says, they must have come in 1836." from page 92 of "Ours To Remember" by Mary Ann Down, given to me by Shirley (Goodfellow) Bird, Sep. 3, 2004.3
  • Occupation*: 1854; Northumberland Co., Ontario; " ... she began to teach school in 1854 ... " from page 92 of "Ours To Remember" by Mary Ann Down, given to me by Shirley (Goodfellow) Bird, Sep. 3, 2004.3
  • Married Name: 8 December 1856; Stratton4
  • Census: April 1861; Brighton Twp., Northumberland Co., Ontario; Age 30 at 1861 Census: see Cyrus Stratton6
  • Census*: April 1881; Cramahe Twp., Northumberland Co., Ontario; Age 49 at 1881 Census: see Cyrus Stratton2
  • Residence: 1895; Manitoba; "Mr. Stratton died there and was buried in Shiloh and the family went to Manitoba." from page 152 of "Ours To Remember" by Mary Ann Down, given to me by Shirley (Goodfellow) Bird, Sep. 3, 2004.3
  • Residence*: 27 June 1922; Stonewall, Manitoba; "I received a letter from her written June 27, 1922. ... Mrs. Mary Ann Down" from page 92 of "Ours To Remember" by Mary Ann Down, given to me by Shirley (Goodfellow) Bird, Sep. 3, 2004.3

Family: Cyrus Alger Stratton b. 5 Jun 1824, d. 27 Jan 1894

  • Marriage*: 8 December 1856; Ontario; "Cyrus Stratton and his wife Annie Lovie, had ten children, whose names were Mary Elizabeth, Eunice, Barbara, James, Ira Solomon (though, as he was not baptized until he grew up, he left the Solomon off), Biena VanBerta (after her grandmother), John, William, Sadie and Ethel. They lived on a farm now owned by Robert Darke." from page 95 of "Ours To Remember" by Mary Ann Down, given to me by Shirley (Goodfellow) Bird, Sep. 3, 2004.
    Date Dec 8 1856 per IGI Record.; Principal=Cyrus Alger Stratton4,3

Citations

  1. Annie M. per 1881 Census.
  2. [S16] Unknown author, 1881 Canada Census, Record Type: microfilm.
  3. [S56] Mary Ann Down, Ours To Remember.
  4. [S19] IGI Record, online unknown url.
  5. [S33] Unknown author, "Email Message," e-mail to unknown recipient.
  6. [S10] Unknown author, 1861 Canada Census, Record Type: microfilm.
  7. [S15] Unknown author, Tombstone Inscription.

Aaron Stratton1

M, #37207, b. 30 July 1822, d. November 1889
  • Birth*: 30 July 1822; Richmond Twp., Lennox & Addington Co., Ontario; Date Jul 30 1822 per IGI Record.1
  • Marriage*: 1846; Date 1846 per IGI Record.; Principal=Mary Ann Young1
  • Death*: November 1889; Date Nov 1889 per IGI Record.1

Family: Mary Ann Young b. c 1826

Citations

  1. [S19] IGI Record, online unknown url.

Mary Ann Young1

F, #37208, b. circa 1826
  • Birth*: circa 1826; per IGI Record.1
  • Marriage*: 1846; Date 1846 per IGI Record.; Principal=Aaron Stratton1
  • Married Name: 1846; Stratton1

Family: Aaron Stratton b. 30 Jul 1822, d. Nov 1889

Citations

  1. [S19] IGI Record, online unknown url.

Pheba "Carrie" Stratton1

F, #37209, b. 3 August 1842
  • Birth*: 3 August 1842; Richmond Twp., Lennox & Addington Co., Ontario; Date Aug 3 1842 per IGI Record.1
  • Marriage*: 1895; Date 1895 per IGI Record.; Principal=Albert Fairfield1
  • Married Name: 1895; Fairfield1
  • Note*: circa 1905; " ... the Fairfields parted after they had had two or three children." from page 96 of "Ours To Remember" by Mary Ann Down, given to me by Shirley (Goodfellow) Bird, Sep. 3, 2004.2

Family: Albert Fairfield b. c 1838

Citations

  1. [S19] IGI Record, online unknown url.
  2. [S56] Mary Ann Down, Ours To Remember.

Albert Fairfield1

M, #37210, b. circa 1838
  • Birth*: circa 1838; per IGI Record. from page 93 of "Ours To Remember" by Mary Ann Down, given to me by Shirley (Goodfellow) Bird, Sep. 3, 2004.1
  • Marriage*: 1895; Date 1895 per IGI Record.; Principal=Pheba "Carrie" Stratton1

Family: Pheba "Carrie" Stratton b. 3 Aug 1842

Citations

  1. [S19] IGI Record, online unknown url.
  2. [S56] Mary Ann Down, Ours To Remember.

Mary Jane Stratton1

F, #37211, b. 30 August 1829, d. 1897
  • Birth*: 30 August 1829; Richmond Twp., Lennox & Addington Co., Ontario; Date Aug 30 1829 per IGI Record.1
  • Marriage*: 1849; Date 1849 per IGI Record.; Principal=John Young1
  • Death*: 1897; Date 1897 per IGI Record.1
  • Married Name: 1849; Young1

Family: John Young b. c 1825

Citations

  1. [S19] IGI Record, online unknown url.

John Young1

M, #37212, b. circa 1825
  • Birth*: circa 1825; per IGI Record.1
  • Marriage*: 1849; Date 1849 per IGI Record.; Principal=Mary Jane Stratton1

Family: Mary Jane Stratton b. 30 Aug 1829, d. 1897

Citations

  1. [S19] IGI Record, online unknown url.

Lydia Stratton1

F, #37213, b. 22 November 1833, d. July 1856
  • Birth*: 22 November 1833; Richmond Twp., Lennox & Addington Co., Ontario; Date Nov 22 1833 per IGI Record.1
  • Death*: July 1856; Date Jul 1856 per IGI Record.1

Citations

  1. [S19] IGI Record, online unknown url.

Mary Elizabeth Stratton1,2,3

F, #37214, b. 5 October 1857, d. 23 November 1919

  • Birth*: 5 October 1857; Brighton Twp., Northumberland Co., Ontario; Date Oct. 5, 1857 per Burial. Date 1858 & location Ontario per 1881 Census.2,4
  • Death*: 23 November 1919; Ontario; Date Nov 23 1919 per Burial.4
  • Burial*: 25 November 1919; Shiloh Cemetery, Cramahe Twp., Shiloh, Northumberland Co., Ontario; Memorial: (See Exhibit) In Memory Of; Mary Elizabeth; Daughter Of; Cyrus A. & Anne; Stratton; Born: ; Oct. 6, 1857; Died Nov 23; 1919 (Shiloh Cemetery, Cramahe Twp., Sept. 4, 2004)4
  • Census: April 1861; Brighton Twp., Northumberland Co., Ontario; Age 4 at 1861 Census: see Cyrus Stratton5
  • Census*: April 1881; Cramahe Twp., Northumberland Co., Ontario; Age 23 at 1881 Census: see Cyrus Stratton2

Citations

  1. Mary Elizabeth from page 95 of "Ours To Remember" by Mary Ann Down, given to me by Shirley (Goodfellow) Bird, Sep. 3, 2004. Mary E. per 1881 Census.
  2. [S16] Unknown author, 1881 Canada Census, Record Type: microfilm.
  3. [S56] Mary Ann Down, Ours To Remember.
  4. [S15] Unknown author, Tombstone Inscription.
  5. [S10] Unknown author, 1861 Canada Census, Record Type: microfilm.

Clarissa Eunice Stratton1,2,3,4

F, #37215, b. 1860
  • Birth*: 1860; Brighton Twp., Northumberland Co., Ontario; Date 1860 per 1881 Census.2
  • Census: April 1861; Brighton Twp., Northumberland Co., Ontario; Age 2 at 1861 Census: see Cyrus Stratton4
  • Census*: April 1881; Cramahe Twp., Northumberland Co., Ontario; Age 21 at 1881 Census: see Cyrus Stratton2

Citations

  1. Clarissa per 1861 Census?? Eunice per 1881 Census. Eunice from page 95 of "Ours To Remember" by Mary Ann Down, given to me by Shirley (Goodfellow) Bird, Sep. 3, 2004.
  2. [S16] Unknown author, 1881 Canada Census, Record Type: microfilm.
  3. [S56] Mary Ann Down, Ours To Remember.
  4. [S10] Unknown author, 1861 Canada Census, Record Type: microfilm.

Catherine Barbara Stratton1,2,3

F, #37216, b. 1862, d. 14 October 1948
  • Birth*: 1862; Ontario; "Born 70 years ago in Northumberland County, Ontario .. " from page 98 of "Ours To Remember" by Mary Ann Down, given to me by Shirley (Goodfellow) Bird, Sep. 3, 2004. Date 1862 per 1881 Census.2,3
  • Death*: 14 October 1948; Hanley, British Columbia; "Death of Miss Barbara Stratton - On Tuesday, Oct. 14th, 1948, there passed away ... Miss Barbara Stratton was born near Brighton, Ont., on Aug. 19th, 1861. Her father, Cyrus Stratton, was a U.E.L. and her mother, Annie M. Lovie, came from Lossiemouth, Scotland. Barbara was educated in the local schools, that is to say, Shiloh Public, Brighton High, Cobourg Middle, and Ottawa Normal. Her first school was Shiloh, where she taught 3 years and then went to normal. All told she spent about 42 years teaching in Ontario and Manitoba, broken by an interval of seven years from 1905 to 1912, when she was Postmistress in the town of Stonewall, Manitoba. ... Retiring in 1932, she moved to British Columbia, living in Vancouver, and later with her sister, Mrs. C. H. Stonehouse at Maple Ridge. ... She is survived by one brother, Rev. W. H. Stratton, Vancouver, one sister, Mrs. Stonehouse, of Haney, B. C. and some sixteen nieces and nephews. The funeral was conducted by her pastor, Rev. Stanley Berridge, followed by cremation at Mountain View, the ashes being sent to Stonewall, Manitoba, for burial in the family plot. A former pastor and friend, Rev. R. E. McCullough, conducted a memorial service in the Stonewall United Church on Oct. 21st, in the presence of a large number of relatives and friends." from page 99 of "Ours To Remember" by Mary Ann Down, given to me by Shirley (Goodfellow) Bird, Sep. 3, 2004.3
  • Census*: April 1881; Cramahe Twp., Northumberland Co., Ontario; Age 19 at 1881 Census: see Cyrus Stratton2
  • Residence*: 19 January 1893; Stonewall, Manitoba; "Between times she returned and taught in her old home school at Shiloh in Cramahe, Northumberland County, Ontario, as I can verify, as I was married in Jan. 19th, 1893, and see was teaching there then. She also taught at one time in the third concession school, Brighton Township." from page 98 of "Ours To Remember" by Mary Ann Down, given to me by Shirley (Goodfellow) Bird, Sep. 3, 2004.3
  • Residence: 1912; Stonewall, Manitoba; "After leaving Rockwood, she taught at Tobacco Creek school (near Carman) for a short time; then Glendale, near Neepawa, which brought her up to 1899, Stony Creek from 1900 to 1903, when she went to California for a year. On her return she became postmistress of Stonewall and continued in that position until 1912, when she joined the public school staff of her town." from page 98 of "Ours To Remember" by Mary Ann Down, given to me by Shirley (Goodfellow) Bird, Sep. 3, 2004.3
  • Retirement*: 1932; Stonewall, Manitoba; from page 99 of "Ours To Remember" by Mary Ann Down, given to me by Shirley (Goodfellow) Bird, Sep. 3, 2004.3

Citations

  1. Barbara Catherine from page 95 of "Ours To Remember" by Mary Ann Down, given to me by Shirley (Goodfellow) Bird, Sep. 3, 2004. B. per 1881 Census.
  2. [S16] Unknown author, 1881 Canada Census, Record Type: microfilm.
  3. [S56] Mary Ann Down, Ours To Remember.
  4. [S19] IGI Record, online unknown url.

Ira S. Stratton1,2,3

M, #37217, b. 1866
  • Birth*: 1866; Cramahe Twp., Shiloh, Northumberland Co., Ontario; "The rest from Ira on down were born at Shiloh." from page 93 of "Ours To Remember" by Mary Ann Down, given to me by Shirley (Goodfellow) Bird, Sep. 3, 2004. Date 1866 per 1881 Census.2,3
  • Census*: April 1881; Cramahe Twp., Northumberland Co., Ontario; Age 15 at 1881 Census: see Cyrus Stratton2

Citations

  1. Ira Solomon from page 95 of "Ours To Remember" by Mary Ann Down, given to me by Shirley (Goodfellow) Bird, Sep. 3, 2004. Jesee S. per 1881 Census.
  2. [S16] Unknown author, 1881 Canada Census, Record Type: microfilm.
  3. [S56] Mary Ann Down, Ours To Remember.
  4. [S19] IGI Record, online unknown url.