James Darke1,2,3

M, #37285, b. 1822
  • Birth*: 1822; England; Date 1823 & location Wales per 1891 Census. Date 1829 & location England per 1881 Census. Date 1823 & location England per 1871 Census. Date 1821 & location England per 1851 Census. from page 101 of "Ours To Remember" by Mary Ann Down, given to me by Shirley (Goodfellow) Bird, Sep. 3, 2004. Location England per Death Reg'n. of daughter Emma Matilda (Darke) Darke.2,4,5,6,3,7
  • Marriage*: before 1847; Ontario; per 1851 Census. from page 101 of "Ours To Remember" by Mary Ann Down, given to me by Shirley (Goodfellow) Bird, Sep. 3, 2004.; Principal=Margaret Fines2,3
  • Census: 1852; Westminster Twp., Middlesex Co., Ontario; Age 30 at 1851 Census: Dark, James, 30, b. England, Bapt., farmer, married; Margaret, 24, b. Ireland, CE, married; William H., 3, b. CW, CE; Fynes, Joseph, 22, b. Ireland, CE, other res. Toronto, farmer, single (1851 Census: Westminster Twp., Middlesex Co., pg. 212 of 242, line 24 - ancestry.com)3
  • Census: April 1871; London Township, Middlesex Co., Ontario; Age 48 at 1871 Census: Dark, James, 48, b. England, Eng., CM, Plasterer, married; Margaret, 45, b. Ont., Eng., CM, married; Henry W., 22, b. Ont., Eng., CM, blacksmith, single; emma, 15, b. Ont., Eng., CM; George, 8 (1871 Census: London, Middlesex Co., dist. 9, sub-dist. C, pg. 76, line 5 - ancestry.com)7
  • Census*: April 1881; Rockwood, Lisgar, Manitoba; Age 52 at 1881 Census: Dark, James, 52, b. Engl., Eng., WM, Mason, married; Margaret, 46, b. Ont., Irish, WM, married; Emma, 46, b. Ont., Eng., WM, single; George, 18, b. Ont., Eng., WM, grocer (1881 Census: Rockwood, Lisgar Dist., Manitoba, dist. 165, sub-dist. D-1, pg. 9, line 8 - ancestry.com)4
  • Census: April 1891; Rockwood South, Lisgar, Manitoba; Age 68 at 1891 Census: Dark, James, 68, b. Wales, p.b. England & England, meth., Builder, married; Margaret, 60, b. Ireland, p.b. Ireland 7 Ireland, Meth., married (1891 Census; Rockwood South, Lisgar Dist., Manitoba, dist. 6, sub-dist. 2, pg. 7, line 7 - ancestry.com)6

Family: Margaret Fines b. 12 May 1827, d. 29 Nov 1913

Citations

  1. James Dark per 1851 Census.
  2. [S56] Mary Ann Down, Ours To Remember.
  3. [S11] Unknown author, 1851 Canada Census, Record Type: microfilm.
  4. [S16] Unknown author, 1881 Canada Census, Record Type: microfilm.
  5. [S12] Unknown author, Ontario Death Registrations, Record Type: microfilm, Name Of Person: Ontario Archives.
  6. [S6] Unknown author, 1891 Canada Census, Record Type: microfilm.
  7. [S14] Unknown author, 1871 Canada Census, Record Type: microfilm.

Margaret Fines1,2,3,4,5

F, #37286, b. 12 May 1827, d. 29 November 1913
  • Birth*: 12 May 1827; Dublin, Ireland; Date 1834 per Burial. Date 1827 & location Cramahe per Death Reg'n. Date May 12 1827 & location Ireland per 1901 Census. Date 1831 & location Ireland per 1891 Census. Date 1835 & location Ireland per 1881 Census. Date 1826 & locaiton Ont. per 1871 Census. Date 1827 & location Ireland per 1851 Census. from page 101 of "Ours To Remember" by Mary Ann Down, given to me by Shirley (Goodfellow) Bird, Sep. 3, 2004. Location Ireland per Death Reg'n. of her daughter Emma Matilda (Darke) Darke.2,5,3,6,7,4,8,9
  • Marriage*: before 1847; Ontario; per 1851 Census. from page 101 of "Ours To Remember" by Mary Ann Down, given to me by Shirley (Goodfellow) Bird, Sep. 3, 2004.; Principal=James Darke2,4
  • Death*: 29 November 1913; Cramahe Twp., Northumberland Co., Ontario; Death Reg'n.#024067: Name: Margaret Dark; Date: Nov 29 1913; Age: 86; Res.: Cramahe Twp.; Born: Cramahe Twp.; Status: widow; Parents: Jos. Finnes & Mary Hare; Cause: dropsy; Phys.: c. M. Sanford, Brighton; Inf.: Samuel Dark, Colborne; Regèd.: Dec 2 1913 (Ontario Death Registration, #024067-1913, ancestry.com) Date 1913 per Burial.5,10
  • Burial*: 2 December 1913; Shiloh Cemetery Cramahe Twp., Shiloh, Northumberland Co., Ontario; Memorial: (See Exhibit) DARKE; Samuel Darke; 1859 - 1922; His Wife; Emma; 1858 - 1929; Margaret Fines; Wife of; James Darke; 1834 - 1913 (Shiloh Cemetery, Cramahe Twp., Sept. 4, 2004) per Death Regèn.5,3
  • Immigration*: 1828; Canada; Immigratin 1827 per 1901 Census.9
  • Residence*: circa 1838; Dublin, Ireland; "(Margaret Fines came very young with her family from Dublin, Ireland, to Canada)" from page 101 of "Ours To Remember" by Mary Ann Down, given to me by Shirley (Goodfellow) Bird, Sep. 3, 2004.2
  • Married Name: before 1847; Darke2
  • Census: 1852; Westminster Twp., Middlesex Co., Ontario; Age 24 at 1851 Census: see James Darke4
  • Census: April 1871; London Twp., Middlesex Co., Ontario; Age 45 at 1871 Census: see James Darke8
  • Census: April 1881; Rockwood, Lisgar Dist., Manitoba; Age 46 at 1881 Census: see James Darke7
  • Census*: April 1891; Rockwood South, Lisgar, Manitoba; Age 60 at 1891 Census: see James Darke6
  • Census: April 1901; Cramahe Twp., Northumberland Co., Ontario; Age 73 at 1901 Census: see Samuel Darke (son)9

Family: James Darke b. 1822

  • Marriage*: before 1847; Ontario; per 1851 Census. from page 101 of "Ours To Remember" by Mary Ann Down, given to me by Shirley (Goodfellow) Bird, Sep. 3, 2004.; Principal=James Darke2,4

Citations

  1. Margaret Fines per Memorial. Father's name is Jos. Finnes per her Death Reg'n. Margaret Phinis per Death Reg'n. of daughter Emma Matilda (Darke) Darke. There is a "Joseph Fynes" with James and Margaret Darke in the 1851 Census - probably a brother of Margaret - not the spelling - Fynes.
  2. [S56] Mary Ann Down, Ours To Remember.
  3. [S12] Unknown author, Ontario Death Registrations, Record Type: microfilm, Name Of Person: Ontario Archives.
  4. [S11] Unknown author, 1851 Canada Census, Record Type: microfilm.
  5. [S15] Unknown author, Tombstone Inscription.
  6. [S6] Unknown author, 1891 Canada Census, Record Type: microfilm.
  7. [S16] Unknown author, 1881 Canada Census, Record Type: microfilm.
  8. [S14] Unknown author, 1871 Canada Census, Record Type: microfilm.
  9. [S13] Unknown author, 1901 Canada Census, Record Type: microfilm.
  10. [S12] Unknown author, Ontario Death Registrations, Record Type: microfilm, Name Of Person: Ontario Archives, #024067-1913.

? Darke1

M, #37287, b. circa 1800
  • Birth*: circa 1800; from page 101 of "Ours To Remember" by Mary Ann Down, given to me by Shirley (Goodfellow) Bird, Sep. 3, 2004.1
  • Marriage*: before 1820; from page 101 of "Ours To Remember" by Mary Ann Down, given to me by Shirley (Goodfellow) Bird, Sep. 3, 2004.; Principal=? ?1

Family: ? ? b. c 1800

Citations

  1. [S56] Mary Ann Down, Ours To Remember.
  2. [S16] Unknown author, 1881 Canada Census, Record Type: microfilm.

? ?1

F, #37288, b. circa 1800
  • Birth*: circa 1800; from page 101 of "Ours To Remember" by Mary Ann Down, given to me by Shirley (Goodfellow) Bird, Sep. 3, 2004.1
  • Marriage*: before 1820; from page 101 of "Ours To Remember" by Mary Ann Down, given to me by Shirley (Goodfellow) Bird, Sep. 3, 2004.; Principal=? Darke1
  • Married Name: before 1820; Darke1

Family: ? Darke b. c 1800

Citations

  1. [S56] Mary Ann Down, Ours To Remember.
  2. [S16] Unknown author, 1881 Canada Census, Record Type: microfilm.

Emma Darke1

F, #37289, b. 1835
  • Birth*: 1835; Ontario; Date 1835 & location Ontario per 1881 Census.1
  • Census*: April 1881; Rockwood, Lisgar, Manitoba; Age 46 at 1881 Census: see James Darke (brother?)1

Citations

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

George Darke1

M, #37290, b. 1863
  • Birth*: 1863; Ontario; Date 1863 & location Ont. per 1871 Census. Date 1863 & location Ontario per 1881 Census.1,2
  • Census: April 1871; London Twp., Middlesex Co., Ontario; Age 8 at 1871 Census: see James Darke2
  • Census*: April 1881; Rockwood, Lisgar, Manitoba; Age 18 at 1881 Census: see James Darke1

Citations

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

Robert Darke1

M, #37291, b. 1822
  • Birth*: 1822; England; Date 1822 & location England per 1881 Census.1
  • Marriage*: before 1857; Ontario; Principal=Phebe ?1
  • Residence*: circa 1879; Rockwood, Lisgar, Manitoba; According to the 1881 Census, Robert and his family came to Manitoba from Ontario between 1877 and May 1880 - based on birth locations for his youngest children.1
  • Census*: April 1881; Rockwood, Lisgar, Manitoba; Age 59 at 1881 Census: Dark, Robt, 59, b. England, Eng., Bapt., farmer, married; Joseph A., 23, b. Ont., Engl., Bapt., married; Phebe, 41, b. Ont., Dutch, Bapt., married; Saml E., 21, b. Ont., Eng., Bapt., farmer, single; Martha E., 20; Catherine, 18; Giles R., 14; Wood, Asleta, 14, b. Ont., Dutch, Meth., school; Dark, March G., 12, b. Ont., Eng., Bapt., school; Alfred, 10; William, 7; Jas Alex, 4; Henry H., 1 - May, 10 months, b. Manitoba (familysearch.org)1

Family: Phebe ? b. 1840

Citations

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

Phebe ?1

F, #37292, b. 1840
  • Birth*: 1840; Ontario; Date 1840 & location Ontario per 1881 Census.1
  • Marriage*: before 1857; Ontario; Principal=Robert Darke1
  • Married Name: before 1857; Darke1
  • Census*: April 1881; Rockwood, Lisgar, Manitoba; Age 41 at 1881 Census: see Robert Darke1

Citations

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

Joseph A. Darke1

M, #37293, b. 1858
  • Birth*: 1858; Ontario; Date 1858 & location Ontario per 1881 Census.1
  • Census*: April 1881; Rockwood, Lisgar, Manitoba; Age 23 at 1881 Census: see Robert Darke1

Citations

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

Martha E. Darke1

F, #37294, b. 1861
  • Birth*: 1861; Ontario; Date 1861 & location Ontario per 1881 Census.1
  • Census*: April 1881; Rockwood, Lisgar, Manitoba; Age 20 at 1881 Census: see Robert Darke1

Citations

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

Catherine Darke1

F, #37295, b. 1863
  • Birth*: 1863; Ontario; Date 1863 & location Ontario per 1881 Census.1
  • Census*: April 1881; Rockwood, Lisgar, Manitoba; Age 18 at 1881 Census: see Robert Darke1

Citations

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

Giles R. Darke1

M, #37296, b. 1867
  • Birth*: 1867; Ontario; Date 1867 & location Ontario per 1881 Census.1
  • Census*: April 1881; Rockwood, Lisgar, Manitoba; Age 14 at 1881 Census: see Robert Darke1

Citations

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

March G. Darke1

F, #37297, b. 1869
  • Birth*: 1869; Ontario; Date 1869 & location Ontario per 1881 Census.1
  • Census*: April 1881; Rockwood, Lisgar, Manitoba; Age 12 at 1881 Census: see Robert Darke1

Citations

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

Alfred Darke1

M, #37298, b. 1871
  • Birth*: 1871; Ontario; from page 101 of "Ours To Remember" by Mary Ann Down, given to me by Shirley (Goodfellow) Bird, Sep. 3, 2004.1
  • Census*: April 1881; Rockwood, Lisgar, Manitoba; Age 10 at 1881 Census: see Robert Darke1

Citations

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

William Darke1

M, #37299, b. 1874
  • Birth*: 1874; Ontario; Date 1874 & location Ontario per 1881 Census.1
  • Census*: April 1881; Rockwood, Lisgar, Manitoba; Age 7 at 1881 Census: see Robert Darke1

Citations

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

James Alexander Darke1

M, #37300, b. 1877
  • Birth*: 1877; Ontario; Date 1877 & location Ontario per 1881 Census.1
  • Census*: April 1881; Rockwood, Lisgar, Manitoba; Age 4 at 1881 Census: see Robert Darke1

Citations

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

Henry H. Darke1

M, #37301, b. May 1880
  • Birth*: May 1880; Rockwood, Lisgar, Manitoba; Date may 1880 & location Manitoba per 1881 Census.1
  • Census*: April 1881; Rockwood, Lisgar, Manitoba; Age 10 months at 1881 Census: see Robert Darke1

Citations

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

Dr. William Sansome Tucker1,2

M, #37302, b. 1876, d. 3 July 1955
  • Birth*: 1876; Kidderminister, Somerset, England; Date 1876 & location Kidderministger from page 153 of "Ours To Remember" by Mary Ann Down, given to me by Shirley (Goodfellow) Bird, Sep. 3, 2004. from page 110 of "Ours To Remember" by Mary Ann Down, given to me by Shirley (Goodfellow) Bird, Sep. 3, 2004.2
  • Marriage*: November 1910; Emmanuel Church, Didsbury, Manchester, England; Date 1906 & Emmanuel Church, Didsbury from page 153 of "Ours To Remember" by Mary Ann Down, given to me by Shirley (Goodfellow) Bird, Sep. 3, 2004. from page 110 of "Ours To Remember" by Mary Ann Down, given to me by Shirley (Goodfellow) Bird, Sep. 3, 2004.; Principal=Emily Grace Morris2
  • Death*: 3 July 1955; At a Private Hospital, Guelph, Ontario; "Dr. W. S. Tucker (from Colborne Express) - A world renowned research scientist, teacher, lecturer, and author, William Sansome Tucker, D.SC., O.B.E., entered into rest at a priviate hospital , Guelph, Ont., Sunday, July 3rd, 1955, in his 79th year. He had not enjpyed good health for year. He was born in Kidderminister, Somerset, England, eldest son of the late Mr. and Mrs. William Tucker (nee Hannah Sansome). He was educated at the Royal College of Science, University of London. ... Dr. Tucker came to reside in Canada in1947 with his son-in-law, Mr. and Mrs. Lawrence Mutton, Colborne, R.R. 2. Dr. Tucker rested at the G. B. Barnes Funeral Home until Wednesday noon, July 6th, when the cortege proceeded to Shiloh Cemetery for service at 2 o'clock." from page 153 & 154 of "Ours To Remember" by Mary Ann Down, given to me by Shirley (Goodfellow) Bird, Sep. 3, 2004.2
  • Burial*: 6 July 1955; Shiloh Cemetery, Cramahe Twp., Shiloh, Northumberland Co., Ontario; from page 154 of "Ours To Remember" by Mary Ann Down, given to me by Shirley (Goodfellow) Bird, Sep. 3, 2004.2
  • Residence*: 31 March 1953; Cramahe Twp., Northumberland Co., Ontario; "Dr. W. S. Tucker returned here with his daughter, Mrs. Lawrence E. Mutton, Tuesday, March 31st, .. " from page 153 of "Ours To Remember" by Mary Ann Down, given to me by Shirley (Goodfellow) Bird, Sep. 3, 2004.2

Family: Emily Grace Morris b. 1880, d. 23 Mar 1953

Citations

  1. William Sansome from page 152 of "Ours To Remember" by Mary Ann Down, given to me by Shirley (Goodfellow) Bird, Sep. 3, 2004.
  2. [S56] Mary Ann Down, Ours To Remember.

Emily Grace Morris1,2

F, #37303, b. 1880, d. 23 March 1953
  • Birth*: 1880; Didsbury, Manchester, England; Date 1880 & location Didsbury, Manchestger, England per Death Notice. from page 110 of "Ours To Remember" by Mary Ann Down, given to me by Shirley (Goodfellow) Bird, Sep. 3, 2004.2
  • Marriage*: November 1910; Emmanuel Church, Didsbury, Manchester, England; Date 1906 & Emmanuel Church, Didsbury from page 153 of "Ours To Remember" by Mary Ann Down, given to me by Shirley (Goodfellow) Bird, Sep. 3, 2004. from page 110 of "Ours To Remember" by Mary Ann Down, given to me by Shirley (Goodfellow) Bird, Sep. 3, 2004.; Principal=Dr. William Sansome Tucker2
  • Death*: 23 March 1953; Radcliffe Infirmary, Oxford, England; "Mrs. W. S. Tucker (copied from Colborne Express) - On Monday, march 23rd, 1953, Mrs. W. S. Tucker, age 73 years, died at Radcliffe Infirmary, Oxford, England, following a major operation, from which she seemed to be recovering until her condition suddenly became critical. She was born at Didsbury, Manchester, England, emily Grace, daughter of the late Mr. and Mrs. David Morris. She chose teaching as a profession, graduating from university, specializing in English and Elocution. She taught in England and France. In 1906 at Emmanuel Church, Didsbury, she was married to William Sansome Tucker. Following her marriage she lived at Ilford, Essex; Woolwich and Shortlands, Kent. In 1947 she came to reside in Canada with her daughter, Mrs. Lawrence E. Mutton, Colborne, Ont., R.R. 2. She returned to England Sept. 1952 for a visit and was taken ill in February, 1953. ... She is survived by her husband, one daughter, Beryl, Mrs. Lawrence Mutton, Colborne, five grandchildren, also two sisters and three brothers, Mrs. J. Ferrybough, Mrs. P. Nicholson, all in England, Sir Parker Morris, Mrs. Arthur Morris, England; Mr. Sidney Morris, South Africa. Cremation at Oxford Crematorium, Thursday, March 24th at 1 pm. ... Interment at Shiloh Cemetery, Cramahe Township, Friday, April 3rd, at 2:30 pm. ... Dr. W. S. Tucker returned here with his daughter, Mrs. Lawrence E. Mutton, Tuesday, March 31st, who had come to England following her mother's relapse." from page 153 of "Ours To Remember" by Mary Ann Down, given to me by Shirley (Goodfellow) Bird, Sep. 3, 2004.2
  • Burial*: 3 April 1953; Shiloh Cemetery, Cramahe Twp., Shiloh, Northumberland Co., Ontario; from page 153 of "Ours To Remember" by Mary Ann Down, given to me by Shirley (Goodfellow) Bird, Sep. 3, 2004.2
  • Married Name: November 1910; Tucker2
  • Residence*: 10 May 1947; Cramahe Twp., Shiloh, Northumberland Co., Ontario; "Dr. and Mrs. Tucker, father and mother of Mrs. Lawrence Mutton, arrived in Montreal, Canada, by air from London, England on May 8th, 1947, and arrived in Shiloh on May 10th, 1947, making their home with their daughter." from page 110 of "Ours To Remember" by Mary Ann Down, given to me by Shirley (Goodfellow) Bird, Sep. 3, 2004.2
  • Residence: September 1952; England; "She returned to England Sept. 1952 for a visit and was taken ill in February 1953." from page 153 of "Ours To Remember" by Mary Ann Down, given to me by Shirley (Goodfellow) Bird, Sep. 3, 2004.2

Family: Dr. William Sansome Tucker b. 1876, d. 3 Jul 1955

  • Marriage*: November 1910; Emmanuel Church, Didsbury, Manchester, England; Date 1906 & Emmanuel Church, Didsbury from page 153 of "Ours To Remember" by Mary Ann Down, given to me by Shirley (Goodfellow) Bird, Sep. 3, 2004. from page 110 of "Ours To Remember" by Mary Ann Down, given to me by Shirley (Goodfellow) Bird, Sep. 3, 2004.; Principal=Dr. William Sansome Tucker2

Citations

  1. Emily Grace Morris from page 153 of "Ours To Remember" by Mary Ann Down, given to me by Shirley (Goodfellow) Bird, Sep. 3, 2004.
  2. [S56] Mary Ann Down, Ours To Remember.

John Wilce Dudley1

M, #37304, b. circa 1920, d. 19 August 1942
  • Birth*: circa 1920; from page 114 of "Ours To Remember" by Mary Ann Down, given to me by Shirley (Goodfellow) Bird, Sep. 3, 2004.1
  • Death*: 19 August 1942; Dieppe, France; "John Wilce Dudley, son of Mr. and Mrs. Clayton Dudley (nee Myrtle Wilce) was killed at Dieppe, France, Aug. 19, 1942.1

Citations

  1. [S56] Mary Ann Down, Ours To Remember.