Thomas Henry Buchanan1

M, #654, b. 1849, d. 1 October 1875

  • Birth*: 1849; Ameliasburgh Twp., Prince Edward Co., Canada West; Date 1849 & location Ont. per 1871 Census. Date 1849 & location UC per 1861 Census. Date 1848 & location Cda. per 1851 Census.1,2,3
  • Marriage*: 17 June 1872; Westwood, Asphodel, Peterborough, Ontario, Canada; Marriage Reg'n: Thomas Henry Buchanan, 33; Residence: Asphodel; Born: Prince Edward Co.; Parents: Robert & Anne Buchanan; married Dironda Leeper, 24; Parents: Robert & Elizabeth; Residence & Born: Asphodel; Witnesses: Henry Alexander, Seymour Tsp & Elizabeth Leeper, Asphodel; Date: June 17 1872, Norwood; Church of England; Rev M.A. Harris.; Principal=Dorinda "Dolly" Leeper4
  • Death*: 1 October 1875; Asphodel Twp., Peterborough Co., Ontario; Date per Burial
  • Burial*: 4 October 1875; Norwood-Asphodel Cemetery, Norwood, Peterborough Co., Ontario; Memorial: See Exhibit: In Memory of Robert Buchanan who died April 3 1871; also his son Thomas Henry died October 1 1875 Aged 26 years
    CEMSearch: Name: Thomas Henry Buchanan; Born: - ; Died: 1875-10-01; Notes: Son of Robert Buchanan; Buried; Norwood-Asphodel Cemetery, Norwood; Other name: Robert Buchanan ( - 1871)5,6
  • Census: 1852; Ameliasburgh Twp., Prince Edward Co., Canada West; Age 3 at 1851 Census: see Robert Buchanan7
  • Census*: April 1861; Ameliasburgh Twp., Prince Edward Co., Canada West; Age 12 at 1861 Census: see Robert Buchanan8
  • Census: April 1871; Asphodel Twp., Perterborough Co., Ontario; Age 22 at 1871 Census: see Robert Buchanan9
  • Residence: 1875; Lot 13 Conc 10 Asphodel Twp, Peterborough Co., Ontario; County Atlas for Peterborough County shows Thomas Buchanan on this location in 1875.

Family: Dorinda "Dolly" Leeper b. 10 Jun 1845, d. 1924

  • Marriage*: 17 June 1872; Westwood, Asphodel, Peterborough, Ontario, Canada; Marriage Reg'n: Thomas Henry Buchanan, 33; Residence: Asphodel; Born: Prince Edward Co.; Parents: Robert & Anne Buchanan; married Dironda Leeper, 24; Parents: Robert & Elizabeth; Residence & Born: Asphodel; Witnesses: Henry Alexander, Seymour Tsp & Elizabeth Leeper, Asphodel; Date: June 17 1872, Norwood; Church of England; Rev M.A. Harris.; Principal=Dorinda "Dolly" Leeper4

Citations

  1. [S14] Unknown author, 1871 Canada Census, Record Type: microfilm, C-9988,Peterborough,Asphodel Tsp,Div 2,page 39. His age is listed as 22 years.
  2. [S11] Unknown author, 1851 Canada Census, Record Type: microfilm.
  3. [S10] Unknown author, 1861 Canada Census, Record Type: microfilm.
  4. [S8] Unknown author, Ontario Archives, Record Type: Microfilm, M.S.932,Reel 7,Unit 23 ,page 201.
  5. [S39] Unknown name of person unknown record type, unknown repository, unknown repository address.
  6. [S15] Unknown author, Tombstone Inscription.
  7. [S11] Unknown author, 1851 Canada Census, Record Type: microfilm, Age 3.
  8. [S10] Unknown author, 1861 Canada Census, Record Type: microfilm, Age 12.
  9. [S14] Unknown author, 1871 Canada Census, Record Type: microfilm, Age 22.

James Buchanan1

M, #655, b. 8 May 1852, d. 22 October 1913

  • Birth*: 8 May 1852; Ameliasburgh Twp., Prince Edward Co., Canada West; Date 1852 per Memorial. Date May 8 1851 & location Ont. rural per 1901 Census. Date May 1851 & location Ont. per 1911 Census. Date 1853 & location Ont. per 1891 Census. Date 1853 & location Ont. per 1881 Census. Date 1853 & location Ont. per 1871 Census. Date 1851 & location UC per 1861 Census. Date 1851 & location Cda. per 1851 Census.1,2,3,4
  • Marriage*: 17 October 1877; Cramahe Twp., Colborne, Northumberland Co., Ontario; Marriage Reg'n.#007706: Groom: James Buchanan; Age: 24; Res: Percy Twp.; Born: Prince Edward Co.; Status; bachelor; Occ.: farmer; Parents: Robert & Ann Buchanan; Bride: Martha MacReady; Age: 18; Res. & Born: Brighton; Status: spinster; Parents: George & Margaret MacReady; Wit.: Thomas Cowan & Isabella MacReady, Brighton; Date: Oct 17 1877; Place: Colborne; Rel.: Episc. & Pres.; Performed by: Peter Maclaren Duncan (Ontario Marriage Registration, #007706-1877, ancestry.com); Principal=Martha Ann "Mattie" McCready5
  • Death*: 22 October 1913; Conc 2 Lot 1, Brighton Twp., Northumberland Co., Ontario; Death Registration #023818: Name: James Buchanan; Died: Oct 22 1913; Born: May 21 1857 in Ameliasburgh; Age: 62 years 7 months 1 day; Res.: Lot 1 Conc 2, Brighton Twp.; Occ.: labourer; Status: married Parents: Robert Buchanan born Ireland, mother Ann Bowles born Ireland; Phys.: Dr R. J. Wade; Informant: Martha Buchanan of Brighton; Reg'd.: Oct 22, 1913
    "Died: Buchanan: In Brighton Twp., on Wed. Oct 22, 1913, James Buchanan, aged 61 years 7 months and 1 day. Interment at Mount Hope Cemetery, Brighton." from Brighton Ensign, Oct 24, 19136,7
  • Burial*: 25 October 1913; Mount Hope Cemetery, Brighton, Northumberland Co., Ontario; Memorial: (See Exhibit) James Buchanan; 1852 - 1913 (Mount Hope Cemetery, Brighton, Sep 13 2009)
    CEMSearch: Name: James Buchanan; Born: 1852; Died: 1913; Notes: Husband of Martha McCready; Other Names: Martha Buchanan (McCready) (1859-1924)
    Mount Hope Cemetery List: Row 7, Buchanan, James 1852-1913, Martha (McCready) 1859-19248,4
  • Census: after June 1852; Ameliasburgh Twp., Prince Edward Co., Canada West; Age 1 at 1851 Census: see Robert Buchanan9
  • Census: April 1861; Ameliasburgh Twp., Prince Edward Co., Canada West; Age 10 at 1861 Census: see Robert Buchanan10
  • Census: April 1871; Asphodel Twp., Peterborough Co., Ontario; Age 18 at 1871 Census: see Robert Buchanan11
  • Residence*: 20 March 1876; Percy Twp., Hastings, Northumberland Co., Ontario; ?? Witness at marriage of Alvin Gould & Harriet Rishore. Is this our James Buchanan? Time and place work.
  • Occupation*: 1877; Percy Twp., Northumberland Co., Ontario; On his marriage registration he is listed as a farmer living in Percy Tsp.12
  • Residence: 17 October 1877; Percy Twp., Northumberland Co., Ontario; Residence Percy Twp. per marriage reg'n.13
  • Census*: April 1881; Brighton Twp., Northumberland Co., Ontario; Age 28 at 1881 Census: Buchanen, James, 28, b. Ont., Irish, CE, lab., married; Martha, 21, Irish, CE, married; Robert, 2, b. Ont.; William, 7 months - Sep. (familysearch.org)14
  • Note*: 28 April 1888; Brighton Twp., Northumberland Co., Ontario; Informant for Birth Registration of daughter Florence
  • Census: before 2 March 1891; Cons 3 Lot 1, Brighton Twp., Northumberland Co., Ontario; Age 38 at 1891 Census: Buchanan, James, 38, b. Ontario, Parents b. Ireland, pres., wage earner, married; Martha, 30, b. Ontario, married; Robert, 12, William, 12; Lulu, 6
    Note: James and Martha are living with Lulu in a 4 room house on a 1 acre lot.15
  • Residence: April 1901; Conc 3 Lot 1, Brighton Twp., Northumberland Co., Ontario; Residence per 1901 Census: Conc 3, Lot 1, Brighton Twp.16
  • Census: April 1901; Brighton Twp., Northumberland Co., Ontario; Age 49 at 1901 Census: Buchanan, James, 49, b. Ont. r. 8 May 1851, Irish, CE, labourer, married; Martha A., 41, b. Ont. r. 5 Dec 1859, Irish, CE, married; Lula M., 15, b. Ont. r. 2 Jan 1885, Irish, CE, daughter (1901 Census Online: Brighton Twp., dist 95, sub-dist. a-1, pg. 2, line 44, T-6485 - Conc 3, Lot 1)16
  • Census: 1911; Conc 3 Lot 2, Brighton Twp., Northumberland Co., Ontario; Residence per 1911 Census: Conc 3, Lot 2, Brighton Twp..
    Note: Conc 3, Lot 2 is the concession and lot directly north of Brighton Village, just to the east of The Old Percy Road which runs up through lot 3.3
  • Census: 1911; Brighton Twp., Northumberland Co., Ontario; Age 59 at 1911 Census: Buchanan, James, 59, b. Ont. May 1851, Eng., Pres., lab., married; Martha, 51, b. Ont. March 1859, Eng., Pres., married; Robert H., 32, b. Ont. Aug 1878, son, labourer (Conc 3, Lot 2, pt.??) (1911 Census Image from Archives Canada Web Site: 101 - 15, page 3, line 11)3
  • Note: 1912; Brighton, Northumberland Co., Ontario; James' daughter Lulu May Buchanan left for Swift Current, Saskatchewan
  • Note: 24 October 1913; Brighton, Northumberland Co., Ontario; "Kate remembers Jim's funeral: The casket had been taken into the parlour on end, with no thought about how it was to come out occupied. A window in the hall had to be taken out to remove the body." from "A Trip With Kate", Chapter 6, pg. 40 of "Brighton Township", by Florence Chatten, 2009. "Kate" Kate (Flindall) Gibson who recounted her recollections of the people who lived in Spring Valley in the early 1900's.17

Family: Martha Ann "Mattie" McCready b. 8 Mar 1859, d. 18 May 1924

  • Marriage*: 17 October 1877; Cramahe Twp., Colborne, Northumberland Co., Ontario; Marriage Reg'n.#007706: Groom: James Buchanan; Age: 24; Res: Percy Twp.; Born: Prince Edward Co.; Status; bachelor; Occ.: farmer; Parents: Robert & Ann Buchanan; Bride: Martha MacReady; Age: 18; Res. & Born: Brighton; Status: spinster; Parents: George & Margaret MacReady; Wit.: Thomas Cowan & Isabella MacReady, Brighton; Date: Oct 17 1877; Place: Colborne; Rel.: Episc. & Pres.; Performed by: Peter Maclaren Duncan (Ontario Marriage Registration, #007706-1877, ancestry.com); Principal=Martha Ann "Mattie" McCready5

Citations

  1. [S14] Unknown author, 1871 Canada Census, Record Type: microfilm, C-9988,Peterborough,Asphodel Tsp,Div 2,page 39. His age is listed as 20 years.
  2. [S13] Unknown author, 1901 Canada Census, Record Type: microfilm, T-6485,Northumberland,Brighton Tsp,Div 1, page 2.
  3. [S60] Unknown author, 1911 Canada Census, Record Type: microfilm.
  4. [S15] Unknown author, Tombstone Inscription.
  5. [S8] Unknown author, Ontario Archives, Record Type: Microfilm, #007706-1877.
  6. [S12] Unknown author, Ontario Death Registrations, Record Type: microfilm, Name Of Person: Ontario Archives, # 023818.
  7. [S42] Brighton Ensign.
  8. [S39] Unknown name of person unknown record type, unknown repository, unknown repository address.
  9. [S11] Unknown author, 1851 Canada Census, Record Type: microfilm.
  10. [S10] Unknown author, 1861 Canada Census, Record Type: microfilm, Age 10.
  11. [S14] Unknown author, 1871 Canada Census, Record Type: microfilm, Age 18.
  12. [S12] Unknown author, Ontario Death Registrations, Record Type: microfilm, Name Of Person: Ontario Archives, M.S 932,Reel 24,Reg # 007706-77.
  13. [S8] Unknown author, Ontario Archives, Record Type: Microfilm.
  14. [S16] Unknown author, 1881 Canada Census, Record Type: microfilm, C-13239,Northumberland,Brighton Tsp,Div 2,page 37.
  15. [S6] Unknown author, 1891 Canada Census, Record Type: microfilm, Age 38.
  16. [S13] Unknown author, 1901 Canada Census, Record Type: microfilm.
  17. [S86] Unknown compiler, Brighton Township.

Robert Buchanan1

M, #656, b. 1854, d. 9 April 1887
  • Birth*: 1854; Ameliasburg Twp, Prince Edward Co., Canada West; Date 1853 per 1871 Census. Date 1854 per 1881 Census. Date 1854 per Death Reg'n.1,2,3
  • Death*: 9 April 1887; Brighton Twp., Northumberland Co., Ontario; Death Reg'n: Robert Buchanan; Died: Apr 9, 1887; Age: 33y; Occupation: carpenter; Born: Murray Twp.; Cause: consumption, 1 year; Dr.: D. N. B. H. Dean, Village of Brighton; Reg'd: Apr 25, 1887; Reg'r: A. A. Becker
    Note: Some question whether this is the right Robert. Except for location of birth of Murray Twp., the details match Robert Buchanan, son of Robert and Ann.4
  • Census: April 1861; Ameliasburg Twp, Prince Edward Co., Canada West; Age 8 at 1861 Census: see Robert Buchanan (father)5
  • Census: April 1871; Asphodel Twp., Perterborough Co., Ontario; Age 18 at 1871 Census: see Robert Buchanan (father)6
  • Census*: April 1881; Esquimalt & Metchosin, Victoria, Victoria Co., British Columbia; Age 27 at 1881 Census: Buchannnon, Robert, 27, b. Ontario, Irish, Ce, Engine Driver, single (familysearch.org)
    Note: No idea if this is the same person; date & birth place matche, name close enough could very well be??
    Note: Not in Ontario for 1881 Census.2

Citations

  1. [S14] Unknown author, 1871 Canada Census, Record Type: microfilm, C-9988,Peterborough,Asphodel Tsp,Div 2,page 39. His age is listed as 18 years.
  2. [S16] Unknown author, 1881 Canada Census, Record Type: microfilm.
  3. [S12] Unknown author, Ontario Death Registrations, Record Type: microfilm, Name Of Person: Ontario Archives.
  4. [S12] Unknown author, Ontario Death Registrations, Record Type: microfilm, Name Of Person: Ontario Archives, M.S.-935,Reel 48.Reg # 011934-87.
  5. [S10] Unknown author, 1861 Canada Census, Record Type: microfilm, Age 8.
  6. [S14] Unknown author, 1871 Canada Census, Record Type: microfilm, Age 18.

George Buchanan1

M, #657, b. 5 August 1857, d. 11 August 1917
  • Birth*: 5 August 1857; Ameliasburgh Twp., Prince Edward Co., Canada West; Day and month per 1901 Census. Date Aug 1858 & location Ont. per 1911 Census. Confusion re year?? Age in 1861 and 1871 Census make it 1855 but all later ages are 2 to 5 years different.1,2
  • Marriage*: 21 July 1883; Percy Twp., Hastings, Northumberland Co., Ontario; Marriage Reg'n: George Buchanan, 24; Residence: Hastings; Born: Prince Edward Co.; Occupation: labourer; Parents: Robert & Ann Buchanan; married Eliza Steele, 20; Residence & Born: Hastings; Parents: Robert & Annie; Witnesses: Hughie Johnson & Sarah Steele; Date: July 28, 1883 at Hastings by Rev. E. D. Lewis - Canadian Methodist
    Marriage Certificate: (see Exhibit) "This Certifies that George Buchanan and Eliza Steele were united by me in the Holy Bonds of Matrimony at the village of Hastings on the 21st day of February in the year of our Lord 1883, In ther Presence of Hamilton Johnston and Sarah Steele; Signed Rev. E. Dewart Lewis" image of this certificate sent to me March 2003.; Principal=Elizabeth Steele3,4
  • Marriage*: 12 June 1901; Percy Twp., Northumberland Co., Ontario; "The Altar ... Buchanan-Carter - At the home of the bride's parents, Percy on Wednesday, June ?52, by the Rev. F. Johnson, Miss Mary Carter, second daughter of Mr. and Mrs. Jos. Carter, sr., of Percy, and Mr. George Buchanan, of Havelock." from The Havelock Standard, June 20, 1901, see on microfilm at The Ontario Archives; Principal=Mary Jane Carter
  • Death*: 11 August 1917; Toronto, Ontario; " ... George Buchanan, late of the Township of Belmont, in the County of Peterborough, Mail Carrier, deceased, who died on or about the Eleventh day of August, A.D. 1917, at the City of Toronto, in the County of York, ... " from the Surrogate Court probate documents for George's Estate
  • Burial*: 14 August 1917; Maple Grove Cemetery, Havelock, Peterborough Co., Ontario; Stone not found. Myrtle & John Hart are close to Harry's stone - KW-P-168 H630.
    CEMSearch: Name: George Buchanan; Born: 1857; Died: 1917; Buried: The Maple Grove Cemetery, located on the county of Peterborough in the town of Belmont on Conc 10 Lot 4 on Hwy 30 s of 7; No other names on stone5
  • Probate: 7 March 1918; Surrogate Court, Peterborough Co., Ontario; George Buchanan, Mail Carrier, died 11 August, 1917, at the City of Toronto, York Co. His place of abode was Belmont Twp, Hastings County. In his Will it says Village of Havelock but the house was actually in Belmont Twp., across the road from the village boundary. His Real Estate included 1 acre, north-east corner of east half of lot #5, 10th Conc of Belmont Twp. - cost $1,200 minus mortgage remaining of $300 leaves a value of $900. It is also described as Lot No. 353 Plan No. 16, Havelock; mortgagor was John Thompson. George's wife Mary Jane (Carter) would recieve 1/3 and the balance would be divided equally amoungst the children. The list of children was: William Buchanan, Trenton, Ontario; Myrtle Hart, Trenton, Ontario; Charles Buchanan, Detroit, Michigan; Harry Buchanan, Detroit, Michigan; Mabel Buchanan, Trenton, Ontario; George Buchanan, Trenton, Ontario.
    George Buchanan's Will was Probated on March 7, 1918. The Will was dated 29 April, 1913. The documents are available on microfilm - MS887 reel 1694 #3715 (half way through)
  • Census: 1861; Ameliasburgh Twp., Prince Edward Co., Canada West; Age 6 at 1871 Census: see Robert Buchanan6
  • Census: April 1871; Asphodel Twp., Peterborough Co., Ontario; Age 16 at 1871 Census: see Robert Buchanan7
  • Census: April 1881; Percy Twp., Northumberland Co., Ontario; Age 24 at 1881 Census: Buchanan, George, 24, b. Ontario, C. E., Irish, single; Ann, 67, b. Ireland, widow8
  • Occupation*: 1883; Hastings, Northumberland Co., Ontario, Canada; On his marriage registration his occupation is labourer.9
  • Occupation: 29 July 1884; Hastings, Northumberland Co., Ontario; Labourer, per Birth Reg'n of son William Robert10
  • Note*: 29 July 1884; Hastings, Northumberland Co., Ontario; Informant for Birth Registration of son William Albert
  • Occupation: 30 June 1887; Belmont Twp., Peterborough Co., Ontario; Farmer, per Birth Registration of daughter Lily Jane
  • Census*: April 1891; Belmont Twp., Peterborough Co., Ontario; Age 31 at 1891 Census: Buchanan, George, 31, b. Ontario, Parents: Ireland, C. E., railroad brakeman, married; Elizzie, 26, married; William A., 7; Myrtle, E., 4; Charles E., 111
  • Note: 1892; Havelock, Peterboroough Co., Ontario; "Havelock was incoporated as a village in 1892". "Havelock was an important freight depot from 1880's to the 1960's." from Historical Facts about Havelock Belmont Metheun Township on the Havelock Chamber of Commerce web site.
  • Note: 22 March 1900; Havelock, Peterborough Co., Ontario; George's wife Elizabeth died.
  • Census: April 1901; Belmont Twp., Havelock, Peterborough Co., Ontario; Age 40 at 1901 Census: Buchanan, George, 40, b. 5 Aug 1861?, English, conductor, widower; William, 17, b. Feb 1 1883; Myrtle, 14, b. Mar 5? 1886; Charles, 13, b. May 22 1891; Harry?, b. May 22 1891; Mable, 5, b. Jun 4 1895; George, 4, b. June 26 1896 (Page 16 line 44)12
  • Occupation: April 1901; Havelock, Peterborough Co., Ontario; Conductor, per 1901 Census
  • Note: 1906; Detroit, Michigan, U.S.A.; Sons Charles and Harry went to Detroit. " .. In 1906 he left for Detroit where he secured employment ... " from the obituary for Charles Edward Buchanan, George's son, found in The Havelock Standard, February 13, 1941, see on microfilm at The Ontario Archives
  • Note: 17 October 1907; Havelock, Peterborough Co., Ontario; "Mr. and Mrs. Geo. Buchanan have returned home after spending a week with friends in Toronto." from The Havelock Standard, October 17, 1907, seen on microfilm at The Ontario Archives
  • Census: 1911; Belmont Twp., Havelock, East Peterborough Co., Ontario; Age 53 at 1911 Census: Buchanan, George, 53, b. Ont. Aug 1858, Irish, Meth., Conductor, married; Mary, 43?, b. Ont. Jan 1868?, Irish, Meth., married; Myrtle, 24, b. Mar 1887, daughter; Mabel, 17, b. June 1894, daughter; George, 15, b. June 1895, son (1911 Census Online: Havelock Village, E. Peterborough Co.,2
  • Note: 14 November 1912; Havelock, Peterborough Co., Ontario; "Miss Flossie Carter of Hastings was the guest of her aunt Mrs. Geo. Buchanan." from The Havelock Standard, Thursday, November 14, 1912, seen on microfilm at The Ontario Archives
  • Residence: 30 April 1917; Lot 5 Conc 10, Belmont Twp., Peterborough Co., Ontario; Land Registry Records (Inst. #5626) show that George Buchanan purchased 1 acre (NE corner of E 1/2) from Fred Peters et ex & Mary J. Wood (widow) for $1,000, subject mortgage13
  • Residence*: before 11 August 1917; Lot 5 Conc 10 Belmont Twp., Havelock, Peterborough Co., Ontario; Probate documents show that George owned real estate "North East corner (1 acre) of West Half of Lot Number Five in the Tenth Concession of the Township of Belmont, in the County of Peterborough, in the Province of Ontario, $1,200.00; Subject to Mortgate, $300, Value of Equity of Redemption, $90013
  • Note: before 11 August 1917; Havelock, Peterborough Co., Ontario; Bill Buchanan says George was in Toronto for an operation, staying at ???
  • Occupation: before 11 August 1917; Havelock, Peterborough Co., Ontario; Mail Carrier, per probate documents

Family 1: Elizabeth Steele b. 1865, d. 22 Mar 1900

  • Marriage*: 21 July 1883; Percy Twp., Hastings, Northumberland Co., Ontario; Marriage Reg'n: George Buchanan, 24; Residence: Hastings; Born: Prince Edward Co.; Occupation: labourer; Parents: Robert & Ann Buchanan; married Eliza Steele, 20; Residence & Born: Hastings; Parents: Robert & Annie; Witnesses: Hughie Johnson & Sarah Steele; Date: July 28, 1883 at Hastings by Rev. E. D. Lewis - Canadian Methodist
    Marriage Certificate: (see Exhibit) "This Certifies that George Buchanan and Eliza Steele were united by me in the Holy Bonds of Matrimony at the village of Hastings on the 21st day of February in the year of our Lord 1883, In ther Presence of Hamilton Johnston and Sarah Steele; Signed Rev. E. Dewart Lewis" image of this certificate sent to me March 2003.; Principal=Elizabeth Steele3,4

Family 2: Mary Jane Carter b. 20 Jan 1867

  • Marriage*: 12 June 1901; Percy Twp., Northumberland Co., Ontario; "The Altar ... Buchanan-Carter - At the home of the bride's parents, Percy on Wednesday, June ?52, by the Rev. F. Johnson, Miss Mary Carter, second daughter of Mr. and Mrs. Jos. Carter, sr., of Percy, and Mr. George Buchanan, of Havelock." from The Havelock Standard, June 20, 1901, see on microfilm at The Ontario Archives; Principal=Mary Jane Carter

Citations

  1. [S14] Unknown author, 1871 Canada Census, Record Type: microfilm, C-9988,Peterborough,Asphodel Tsp,Div 2,page 39. His age is listed as 16 years.
  2. [S60] Unknown author, 1911 Canada Census, Record Type: microfilm.
  3. [S8] Unknown author, Ontario Archives, Record Type: Microfilm, M.S.932, Reel 44,Reg # 008185-83.
  4. [S33] Unknown author, "Email Message," e-mail to unknown recipient.
  5. [S39] Unknown name of person unknown record type, unknown repository, unknown repository address.
  6. [S10] Unknown author, 1861 Canada Census, Record Type: microfilm, Age 6.
  7. [S14] Unknown author, 1871 Canada Census, Record Type: microfilm, Age 16.
  8. [S16] Unknown author, 1881 Canada Census, Record Type: microfilm, Age 24.
  9. [S8] Unknown author, Ontario Archives, Record Type: Microfilm, M.S.932,Reel 44,Reg # 008185-83.
  10. [S4] Unknown author, Ontario Birth Registrations, Record Type: Microfilm, Name Of Person: Ontario Achives (birth), M.S.-929,Reel 66.Reg # 24191.Registered in Hastings.
  11. [S6] Unknown author, 1891 Canada Census, Record Type: microfilm, Age 31.
  12. [S13] Unknown author, 1901 Canada Census, Record Type: microfilm, Age 40.
  13. [S46] Unknown location, Ontario Land Registry Records; unknown film.

David Buchanan1

M, #658, b. March 1858, d. circa 1930
  • Birth*: March 1858; Ameliasburgh Twp, Prince Edward Co., Canada West; Date 1859 & location Cda. French per 1920 Census.
    Date 1858 & location Cda. Eng. per 1910 Census. Date Mar 1858 & location Cda. Eng. per 1900 Census - in Illinois. Date 1858 & location UC per 1861 Census. Date 1859 & location Ont. per 1871 Census. Date 1858 & location Cda. Eng. per 1880 Census. Date per census and Marriage Reg'n2,3,4,5,6
  • Marriage*: 18 September 1878; Norwood, Peterborough Co., Ontario; Marriage Reg'n: David Buchanan, 21; Residence: Peterborough Co.; Born: Northumberland Co.; Occupation: cabinet maker; Parents: Robert & Ann Buchanan; married Margaret Hill, 20; Residence: Norwood; Born: Peterborough Co.; Parents: Robert Hill & Ann Jane Nesbit; Witnesses: David Caralile, Peterborough Co., Martha Hill, Norwood; Date: Sept 28 1878; Place: Norwood; Groom's Religion: Church of England; Bride;s Religion: Presbyterian; Performed by: Rev. J. H. Hotheringham; Principal=Margaret Hill7
  • Divorce*: circa 1889; U.S.A.; "I have no knowledge of David Buchanan after the birth of Weir (Bill) in 1887, near Omaha Nebraska or Lansing Michigan. We just don't know. I speculate that David and Margaret separated about then and her youngest son, James Edward Wells was born near Lansing, about 1899. My father was named after him in 1904." per email of Jim Wells, May 30, 2002.; Principal=Margaret Hill
  • Marriage*: circa 1918; Chicago, Illinois, U.S.A.; Marriage per 1920 Census. They were living together for both 1900 and 1920 Census but not shown as married.; Principal=Susie ?4
  • Death*: circa 1930; Chicago, U.S.A.; "There are several William Buchanans who died in Cook County (Chicago area) who could be our David Buchanan in the 1930s time frame, within a decade or so, but Cook Co. doesn't release the records without a fee & nothing shows in the LDS records so i think it's a roadblock for the time being. I can't find any marriage records for Buchanan/Jarvis. Maybe the jarvis side will fill that in at some point." per email from Dorothy Hawkinson, Aug 15 2010.6
  • Census*: April 1861; Ameliasburgh Twp., Prince Edward Co., Canada West; Age 3 at 1861 Census: see Robert Buchanan8
  • Census: April 1871; Asphodel Twp., Peterborough Co., Ontario; Age 12 at 1871 Census: see Robert Buchanan9
  • Occupation*: 1878; Peterborough, Peterborough Co., Ontario, Canada; Cabinet Maker: On his marriage registration his occupation was listed as cabinet maker.10
  • Residence: 14 June 1879; Norwood, Peterborough Co., Ontario; Informant at birth of son William Ormond - in Norwood
  • Residence*: 31 July 1879; Norwood, Peterborough Co., Ontario; Per Birth Registration of son William Ormond
  • Immigration*: after August 1879; U.S.A.; Immigration to USA 1879 - per 1900 & 1910 Census.4
  • Census: 23 June 1880; Stanton, Stanton Co., Nebraska, U.S.A.; Age 22 at 1880 Census: Buchanan, David, 22, b. Cda., parents b. Cda., Cabinet Maker, married; Margaret, 21, b. Cda., parents b. Cda., wife, married; Hill, Mary, 16, b. Cda., parents b. Cda.; Buchanan, Ormond, 1, b. Cda., parents b. Cda., son (ancestry.com)
    Note: Jim Wells emailed me Sep. 25 2004 re availability of David Buchanan's 1880 Census record. It is now on comes up in familysearch.org and, once I saw the location and page number, I could find the image of the original census page on ancestry.com.4
  • Residence: 1888; Nebraska, U.S.A.; "Thanks for the quick reply. Margaret Hill was my great grandmother and until I found the web tees a year ago our family did not know of David Buchanan, only that "O.B." stood for "Ormond Buchanan", Margaret had four more children during her life. She died in Raymond, Wa. USA. Her ashes were placed on the grave of her last husband, James Wells, in the Washington
    Cemetary in Pacific County. This site is marked bya Rhododendron but no
    marker at this time. All of her children are deceased but some ofher
    grandchildren and many ggchildren are still living. The family is named
    Wells after about 1890, and we have no trace of David Buchanan after about
    1888 in Nebraska." per email from Jim Wells, May 5, 2002.
  • Note*: after 1888; "I have no knowledge of David Buchanan after the birth of Weir (Bill) in 1887, near Omaha Nebraska or Lansing Michigan. We just don't know. I speculate that David and Margaret separated about then and her youngest son, James Edward Wells was born near Lansing, about 1899. My father was named after him in 1904." per email of Jim Wells, May 30, 2002.
  • Residence: 1891; Omaha, Nebraska, U.S.A.; " .. I am still trying to find what happened to David Buchanan, the last sure sign of him is in Omaha, Nebraska in 1891. ... " per email from Jim Wells, Sept. 17, 2003.6
  • Census: 2 June 1900; Lake, Cook Co., Illinois, U.S.A.; Age 42 at 1900 Census: Buchanan, David, 42, b. Cda. Eng. Mar 1858, p.b. Cda. Eng., immig. 1879, 21 years in US, Naturalized, Carpenter, boarder, single (1900 Census: Town of Lake, Cook Co., Illinois, pg. 4 of 49, line 99 - ancestry.com)(This census record referred to me via email by Dorothy Hawkinson, May 23 2010. She had found more info re David Buchanan)
    Note: Just above David Buchanan are three people: Jarvis, Susie, 41, b. Cda. Eng. Sept. 1858, p.b. England & Scotland, immig. 1891, 9 years in US, Head, Dressmaker, widow; Ida C., 17, b. NY Dec 1882, p.b. Cda. Eng., immig. 1891, 9 years in US, at school, daughter; Arthur R., 13, b. Cda. Eng. Jan 1887, p.b. Cda. Eng., immig. 1891, 9 years in US, at school, son (David Buchanan is the next person and is shown as a "Boarder".)4
  • Census: April 1910; Ward 6, Dist. 1, Chigago, Illinois, U.S.A.; Age 52 at 1910 Census: Buchanan, David, 52, b. Ca. (Scotch), p.b. Ca.(Scotch), immig. 1879, NA, Carpenter - Buidling, single; Jarvis, Susie, 51, b. Ca(Scotch), p.b. Ca(Scotch), immig. 1891, 3 children - 2 living, widow; Arthur R., 22, b. Ca(Scotch), p.b. Ca(English), immig. 1891, Bookkeeper - Railroad, single (1910 Census: Chicago, Illinois, Ward 6, Dist. 1, sub-dist. 315, pg. 19 of 28, line 17 - ancestry.com)
    Note: Per email from Dorothy Hawkinson, 1900 Census was found and this 1910 Census also. The 1900 Census showed David Buchanan as a boarder listed just under Susie Jarvis and her two kids. Here, in Chicago in 1910, he is "Head" of household and Susie Jarvis and son Arthur are shown below. David is still shown as "S" and Susie as "W".4
  • Census: 6 January 1920; Ward 6, Dist. 374, Chicago, Illinois, U.S.A.; Age 61 at 1920 Census: Buchanan, Wm., 61, b. Cda. French, p.b. Cda. French, immig. 1892, NA 1900, Carpenter - House, renter, wage earner, Head, married; Susie, 62, b. Cda. Eng., p.b. England & Scotland, immig. 1892, NA 1900, Wife, married; Arthur, 38, b. Cda. Eng., p.b. Cda. Eng., immig. 1892, NA 1900, Chief Clerk at Railway Office, single (1920 Census: Chicago, Illinois, Ward 6, Dist. 374, pg. 10 of 24, line 67 - ancestery.com)
    Note: It appears as if David Buchanan has married Susie Jarvis who he was living with for both the 1900 and 1910 Census. In this case, he uses the given name "Wm." - wonder why??? He also says he was born in Canada with French as language, same for both parents???4

Family 1: Margaret Hill b. 1858, d. 20 Jul 1929

  • Marriage*: 18 September 1878; Norwood, Peterborough Co., Ontario; Marriage Reg'n: David Buchanan, 21; Residence: Peterborough Co.; Born: Northumberland Co.; Occupation: cabinet maker; Parents: Robert & Ann Buchanan; married Margaret Hill, 20; Residence: Norwood; Born: Peterborough Co.; Parents: Robert Hill & Ann Jane Nesbit; Witnesses: David Caralile, Peterborough Co., Martha Hill, Norwood; Date: Sept 28 1878; Place: Norwood; Groom's Religion: Church of England; Bride;s Religion: Presbyterian; Performed by: Rev. J. H. Hotheringham; Principal=Margaret Hill7
  • Divorce*: circa 1889; U.S.A.; "I have no knowledge of David Buchanan after the birth of Weir (Bill) in 1887, near Omaha Nebraska or Lansing Michigan. We just don't know. I speculate that David and Margaret separated about then and her youngest son, James Edward Wells was born near Lansing, about 1899. My father was named after him in 1904." per email of Jim Wells, May 30, 2002.; Principal=Margaret Hill

Family 2: Susie ? b. 1858

  • Marriage*: circa 1918; Chicago, Illinois, U.S.A.; Marriage per 1920 Census. They were living together for both 1900 and 1920 Census but not shown as married.; Principal=Susie ?4

Citations

  1. [S14] Unknown author, 1871 Canada Census, Record Type: microfilm, C-9988,Peterborough,Asphodel Tsp,Div 2,page 39. His age is listed as 12 years.
  2. [S14] Unknown author, 1871 Canada Census, Record Type: microfilm.
  3. [S8] Unknown author, Ontario Archives, Record Type: Microfilm, #009182-78.
  4. [S21] US Census, online unknown url.
  5. [S10] Unknown author, 1861 Canada Census, Record Type: microfilm.
  6. [S33] Unknown author, "Email Message," e-mail to unknown recipient.
  7. [S8] Unknown author, Ontario Archives, Record Type: Microfilm, M.S.932, Reel 28,Reg # 009182-78.
  8. [S10] Unknown author, 1861 Canada Census, Record Type: microfilm, Eastern District, Prince Edward, 1861 Census: Ontario Archives, Microfilm: C-1069.
  9. [S14] Unknown author, 1871 Canada Census, Record Type: microfilm, Age 12.
  10. [S8] Unknown author, Ontario Archives, Record Type: Microfilm, M.S.932, Reel 28,Reg # 009182-78.

Margaret Hill1

F, #659, b. 1858, d. 20 July 1929
  • Birth*: 1858; Asphodel Twp., Peterborough Co., Ontario; Date 1858 per 1861 & 1871 Census.1
  • Marriage*: 18 September 1878; Norwood, Peterborough Co., Ontario; Marriage Reg'n: David Buchanan, 21; Residence: Peterborough Co.; Born: Northumberland Co.; Occupation: cabinet maker; Parents: Robert & Ann Buchanan; married Margaret Hill, 20; Residence: Norwood; Born: Peterborough Co.; Parents: Robert Hill & Ann Jane Nesbit; Witnesses: David Caralile, Peterborough Co., Martha Hill, Norwood; Date: Sept 28 1878; Place: Norwood; Groom's Religion: Church of England; Bride;s Religion: Presbyterian; Performed by: Rev. J. H. Hotheringham; Principal=David Buchanan2
  • Divorce*: circa 1889; U.S.A.; "I have no knowledge of David Buchanan after the birth of Weir (Bill) in 1887, near Omaha Nebraska or Lansing Michigan. We just don't know. I speculate that David and Margaret separated about then and her youngest son, James Edward Wells was born near Lansing, about 1899. My father was named after him in 1904." per email of Jim Wells, May 30, 2002.; Principal=David Buchanan
  • Marriage*: before 1893; U.S.A.; "Thanks for the quick reply. Margaret Hill was my great grandmother and until I found the web trees a year ago our family did not know of David Buchanan, only that "O.B." stood for "Ormond Buchanan", Margaret had four more children during her life. She died in Raymond, Wa. USA. Her ashes were placed on the grave of her last husband, James Wells, in the Washington Cemetary in Pacific County. This site is marked by a Rhododendron but no
    marker at this time. All of her children are deceased but some of her grandchildren and many ggchildren are still living. The family is named Wells after about 1890, and we have no trace of David Buchanan after about
    1888 in Nebraska." per email from Jim Wells, May 5, 2002.; Principal=James Wells3
  • Death*: 20 July 1929; Raymond, Pacific Co., Washington, U.S.A.; Date should be 1929, not 1920, per Jim Wells emial, Nov 6, 2002. Date per Jim Wells email, May 30, 2002.
    "Thanks for the quick reply. Margaret Hill was my great grandmother and until I found the web tees a year ago our family did not know of David Buchanan, only that "O.B." stood for "Ormond Buchanan", Margaret had four more children during her life. She died in Raymond, Wa. USA. Her ashes were placed on the grave of her last husband, James Wells, in the Washington
    Cemetary in Pacific County. This site is marked bya Rhododendron but no
    marker at this time. All of her children are deceased but some ofher
    grandchildren and many ggchildren are still living. The family is named
    Wells after about 1890, and we have no trace of David Buchanan after about
    1888 in Nebraska." per email from Jim Wells, May 5, 2002.
    3
  • Burial*: 23 July 1929; Riverside Cemetery, Raymond, Pacific Co., Washington, U.S.A.; Name should be Riverside Cemetery, Per email from Jim Wells, Nov 6 2002.
  • Census: April 1861; Asphodel Twp., Peterborough Co., Ontario; Age 3 at 1861 Census: see Robert Hill4
  • Census*: April 1871; Asphodel Twp., Peterborough Co., Ontario; Age 13 at 1871 Census: see Robert Hill5
  • Note: 13 July 1876; Norwood, Ontario; Margaret's father Robert Hill died
  • Name Variation: 18 September 1878; Buchanan1
  • Census: 23 June 1880; Stanton, Stanton Co., Nebraska, U.S.A.; Age 21 at 1880 Census: see David Buchanan6
  • Married Name: before 1893; Wells3
  • Census: 23 April 1910; Marysville, Snohomish Co., Washington, U.S.A.; Age 49 at 1910 Census: see James Wells

Family 1: David Buchanan b. Mar 1858, d. c 1930

  • Marriage*: 18 September 1878; Norwood, Peterborough Co., Ontario; Marriage Reg'n: David Buchanan, 21; Residence: Peterborough Co.; Born: Northumberland Co.; Occupation: cabinet maker; Parents: Robert & Ann Buchanan; married Margaret Hill, 20; Residence: Norwood; Born: Peterborough Co.; Parents: Robert Hill & Ann Jane Nesbit; Witnesses: David Caralile, Peterborough Co., Martha Hill, Norwood; Date: Sept 28 1878; Place: Norwood; Groom's Religion: Church of England; Bride;s Religion: Presbyterian; Performed by: Rev. J. H. Hotheringham; Principal=David Buchanan2
  • Divorce*: circa 1889; U.S.A.; "I have no knowledge of David Buchanan after the birth of Weir (Bill) in 1887, near Omaha Nebraska or Lansing Michigan. We just don't know. I speculate that David and Margaret separated about then and her youngest son, James Edward Wells was born near Lansing, about 1899. My father was named after him in 1904." per email of Jim Wells, May 30, 2002.; Principal=David Buchanan

Family 2: James Wells b. 1855, d. 1912

  • Marriage*: before 1893; U.S.A.; "Thanks for the quick reply. Margaret Hill was my great grandmother and until I found the web trees a year ago our family did not know of David Buchanan, only that "O.B." stood for "Ormond Buchanan", Margaret had four more children during her life. She died in Raymond, Wa. USA. Her ashes were placed on the grave of her last husband, James Wells, in the Washington Cemetary in Pacific County. This site is marked by a Rhododendron but no
    marker at this time. All of her children are deceased but some of her grandchildren and many ggchildren are still living. The family is named Wells after about 1890, and we have no trace of David Buchanan after about
    1888 in Nebraska." per email from Jim Wells, May 5, 2002.; Principal=James Wells3

Citations

  1. [S8] Unknown author, Ontario Archives, Record Type: Microfilm, M.S.932, Reel 28,Reg # 009182-78. Age given as 20 years.
  2. [S8] Unknown author, Ontario Archives, Record Type: Microfilm, M.S.932, Reel 28,Reg # 009182-78.
  3. [S33] Unknown author, "Email Message," e-mail to unknown recipient.
  4. [S10] Unknown author, 1861 Canada Census, Record Type: microfilm, Age 3.
  5. [S14] Unknown author, 1871 Canada Census, Record Type: microfilm, Age 13.
  6. [S21] US Census, online unknown url.

Elizabeth Steele1

F, #660, b. 1865, d. 22 March 1900
  • Birth*: 1865; Picton, Prince Edward Co., Ontario; Date 1865 per 1881 Census. Location Picton per Death Reg'n.2
  • Marriage*: 21 July 1883; Percy Twp., Hastings, Northumberland Co., Ontario; Marriage Reg'n: George Buchanan, 24; Residence: Hastings; Born: Prince Edward Co.; Occupation: labourer; Parents: Robert & Ann Buchanan; married Eliza Steele, 20; Residence & Born: Hastings; Parents: Robert & Annie; Witnesses: Hughie Johnson & Sarah Steele; Date: July 28, 1883 at Hastings by Rev. E. D. Lewis - Canadian Methodist
    Marriage Certificate: (see Exhibit) "This Certifies that George Buchanan and Eliza Steele were united by me in the Holy Bonds of Matrimony at the village of Hastings on the 21st day of February in the year of our Lord 1883, In ther Presence of Hamilton Johnston and Sarah Steele; Signed Rev. E. Dewart Lewis" image of this certificate sent to me March 2003.; Principal=George Buchanan1,3
  • Death*: 22 March 1900; Havelock, Peterborough Co., Ontario; Death Reg'n#022261: Name: Elizabeth Buchanan; Date: March 22 1900; Age: 34y; Status: housewife, married; Born: Picton; Cause: blood poisoning, 2 weeks; Phys.: Dr. J. Holdcroft; Informant: J. Holdcroft; Reg'd: Mar 22, 1900; Havelock, Peterborough Co.4
  • Burial*: 24 March 1900; Maple Grove Cemetery, Havelock, Ontario; Obituary: Again has death visited us and tken from our midst a lady who was most highly esteemed by all, and whose death leaves a husband and a family of little ones to learn of a motheless home. We refer to Mrs. Geo. Buchanan, who passed away on Thursday evening of last week at the age of 34 years and 6 months. The funeral took place on Saturday afternoon, service being held at the Methodist church, where a large assembly were present to pay a last sad trubute to the departed." from The Havelock Standard, Thursday, March 29, 1900. Seen on microfilm at The Ontario Arhives
    Also - "The Tomb: Buchanan.-In havelock, on Thursday, 22nd inst., Mrs. Geo. Buchanan, aged 34 years and 6 months." from same
  • Census*: April 1881; Hastings, Ontario; Age 16 at 1881 Census: see Robert Steele5
  • Name Variation: 21 July 1883; Buchanan1
  • Census: April 1891; Belmont Twp., Peterborough Co., Ontario; Age 26 at 1891 Census: see George Buchanan6

Family: George Buchanan b. 5 Aug 1857, d. 11 Aug 1917

  • Marriage*: 21 July 1883; Percy Twp., Hastings, Northumberland Co., Ontario; Marriage Reg'n: George Buchanan, 24; Residence: Hastings; Born: Prince Edward Co.; Occupation: labourer; Parents: Robert & Ann Buchanan; married Eliza Steele, 20; Residence & Born: Hastings; Parents: Robert & Annie; Witnesses: Hughie Johnson & Sarah Steele; Date: July 28, 1883 at Hastings by Rev. E. D. Lewis - Canadian Methodist
    Marriage Certificate: (see Exhibit) "This Certifies that George Buchanan and Eliza Steele were united by me in the Holy Bonds of Matrimony at the village of Hastings on the 21st day of February in the year of our Lord 1883, In ther Presence of Hamilton Johnston and Sarah Steele; Signed Rev. E. Dewart Lewis" image of this certificate sent to me March 2003.; Principal=George Buchanan1,3

Citations

  1. [S8] Unknown author, Ontario Archives, Record Type: Microfilm, M.S.932, Reel 44,Reg # 008185-83.
  2. [S12] Unknown author, Ontario Death Registrations, Record Type: microfilm, Name Of Person: Ontario Archives.
  3. [S33] Unknown author, "Email Message," e-mail to unknown recipient.
  4. [S12] Unknown author, Ontario Death Registrations, Record Type: microfilm, Name Of Person: Ontario Archives, 022261 - 1900.
  5. [S16] Unknown author, 1881 Canada Census, Record Type: microfilm, Age 16.
  6. [S6] Unknown author, 1891 Canada Census, Record Type: microfilm, Age 26.

Dorinda "Dolly" Leeper1,2,3

F, #661, b. 10 June 1845, d. 1924

  • Birth*: 10 June 1845; Asphodel Twp., Peterborough Co., Ontario; Date 1847 per Memorial & CEMSearch. Date Jun 1845 & location Ont. per 1911 Census. Date June 10 1845 & location Ont. rural per 1901 Census. Date 1846 & location Ont. per 1891 Census. Date 1848 per marr. reg'n.4,3,5,6,7,8,9
  • Marriage*: 17 June 1872; Westwood, Asphodel, Peterborough, Ontario, Canada; Marriage Reg'n: Thomas Henry Buchanan, 33; Residence: Asphodel; Born: Prince Edward Co.; Parents: Robert & Anne Buchanan; married Dironda Leeper, 24; Parents: Robert & Elizabeth; Residence & Born: Asphodel; Witnesses: Henry Alexander, Seymour Tsp & Elizabeth Leeper, Asphodel; Date: June 17 1872, Norwood; Church of England; Rev M.A. Harris.; Principal=Thomas Henry Buchanan2
  • Marriage*: 1876; Peterborough Co., Ontario; Principal=William "John" Elmhirst
  • Death*: 1924; Peterborough Co., Ontario; Date 1924 per CEMSearch.9
  • Burial*: 1924; Maple Grove Cemetery, Belmont Twp., Peterborough Co., Ontario; Memorial: (See Exhibit) ELMHIRST; John Elmhirst; 1852 - 1920; His Wife; Dorinda Leeper; 1847 - 1924; George Elmhirst; 1888 - 1976; His Wife; J. Elizabeth; Seabrook; 1890 - 1970; Their Dau. Audrey Died 1828; Aged 2 months, 14 days (Maple Grove Cemetery, Belmont Twp., Sep 7, 2008)
    CEMSearch: Name: Dorinda Elmhirst; Maiden: Leeper; Born: 1847; Died: 1924; Notes: W/O John Elmhirst; Buried: Maple Grove Cemetery, Conc 10, Lot 4, Belmonth Twp., Hwy 30 south of No. 7, Sec B, Row 25; Other names: Audrey Elmhirst ( -1928), Bruce S. Elmhirst (1926-1999), Doris I. Elmhirst (Killingbeck) (1926- ), Georeg Elmhirst (1888-1976), J. Elizabeth Elmhirst (Seabrook) (1890-1970), John Elmhirst (1852-1920)9,8
  • Census: 1851; Asphodel Twp., Peterborough Co., Ontario; Age 6 at 1851 Census: see Robert Leeper10
  • Census: April 1861; Asphodel Twp., Peterborough Co., Ontario; Age 17? at 1861 Census: see Robert Leeper11
  • Census*: April 1871; Asphodel Twp., Peterborough Co., Ontario; Age 23 at 1871 Census: see Robert Leeper12
  • Name Variation: 17 June 1872; Buchanan2
  • Note*: 1 October 1875; Asphodel Twp., Peterborough Co., Ontario; Dorinda's husband Thomas died.
  • Married Name: 1876; Elmhirst
  • Census: April 1881; Asphodel Twp., Peterborough Co., Ontario; Age 26 at 1881 Census: see John Elmhirst13
  • Census: April 1891; Asphodel Twp., Peterborough Co., Ontario; Age 45 at 1891 Census: see John Elmhirst14
  • Census: April 1901; Asphodel Twp., Peterborough Co., Ontario; Age 55 at 1901 Census: see John Elmhirst15
  • Census: 13 June 1911; Belmont & Methuen Twp.'s, Peterborough Co., Ontario; Age 65 at 1911 Census: see John Elmhirst7

Family 1: Thomas Henry Buchanan b. 1849, d. 1 Oct 1875

  • Marriage*: 17 June 1872; Westwood, Asphodel, Peterborough, Ontario, Canada; Marriage Reg'n: Thomas Henry Buchanan, 33; Residence: Asphodel; Born: Prince Edward Co.; Parents: Robert & Anne Buchanan; married Dironda Leeper, 24; Parents: Robert & Elizabeth; Residence & Born: Asphodel; Witnesses: Henry Alexander, Seymour Tsp & Elizabeth Leeper, Asphodel; Date: June 17 1872, Norwood; Church of England; Rev M.A. Harris.; Principal=Thomas Henry Buchanan2

Family 2: William "John" Elmhirst b. 25 Jul 1851, d. 1920

Citations

  1. Dolly per 1881 Census.
  2. [S8] Unknown author, Ontario Archives, Record Type: Microfilm, M.S.932,Reel 7,Unit 23 ,page 201.
  3. [S16] Unknown author, 1881 Canada Census, Record Type: microfilm.
  4. [S8] Unknown author, Ontario Archives, Record Type: Microfilm.
  5. [S13] Unknown author, 1901 Canada Census, Record Type: microfilm.
  6. [S6] Unknown author, 1891 Canada Census, Record Type: microfilm.
  7. [S60] Unknown author, 1911 Canada Census, Record Type: microfilm.
  8. [S15] Unknown author, Tombstone Inscription.
  9. [S39] Unknown name of person unknown record type, unknown repository, unknown repository address.
  10. [S11] Unknown author, 1851 Canada Census, Record Type: microfilm, Age 6.
  11. [S10] Unknown author, 1861 Canada Census, Record Type: microfilm, Age 17.
  12. [S14] Unknown author, 1871 Canada Census, Record Type: microfilm, Age 23.
  13. [S16] Unknown author, 1881 Canada Census, Record Type: microfilm, Age 36.
  14. [S6] Unknown author, 1891 Canada Census, Record Type: microfilm, Age 45.
  15. [S13] Unknown author, 1901 Canada Census, Record Type: microfilm, Age 55.
  16. [S4] Unknown author, Ontario Birth Registrations, Record Type: Microfilm, Name Of Person: Ontario Achives (birth).

Martha Ann "Mattie" McCready1,2,3,4,5,6,7

F, #662, b. 8 March 1859, d. 18 May 1924

  • Birth*: 8 March 1859; Brighton, Northumberland Co., Ontario; Date 1859 per Memorial. Date Mar 8 1859 per Death Reg'n. Date Mar 1859 per 1911 Census. Date Mar 8 1859 & location Ont. rural per 1901 Census. Date 1861 & location Ont. per 1891 Census. Date 1860 & location Ont. per 1881 Census. Date 1859 & location Ont. per 1871 Census. Date 1859 & location UC per 1861 Census. Date 1859 & location Brighton per marr. reg'n.2,8,9,10,11,12,13,6
  • Marriage*: 17 October 1877; Cramahe Twp., Colborne, Northumberland Co., Ontario; Marriage Reg'n.#007706: Groom: James Buchanan; Age: 24; Res: Percy Twp.; Born: Prince Edward Co.; Status; bachelor; Occ.: farmer; Parents: Robert & Ann Buchanan; Bride: Martha MacReady; Age: 18; Res. & Born: Brighton; Status: spinster; Parents: George & Margaret MacReady; Wit.: Thomas Cowan & Isabella MacReady, Brighton; Date: Oct 17 1877; Place: Colborne; Rel.: Episc. & Pres.; Performed by: Peter Maclaren Duncan (Ontario Marriage Registration, #007706-1877, ancestry.com); Principal=James Buchanan14
  • Marriage*: 7 April 1917; Brighton, Northumberland Co., Ontario; Marriage Reg'n: James Charles Armstrong; Age: 67; Status: widower; Res: Cramahe Twp.; Born: Brighton Twp.; Religion: Baptist; Father: Robert Armstrong; Mother: Jane Trineer; Bride: Mrs Martha Buchanan; Age: 57; Status: widow; Res: Brighton Twp.; Born: Brighton Twp.; Father: George McCready; Mother: Margaret Owens; Witnesses: Mrs. J. Connor, Brighton & Mrs. A. Vincent, Brighton; Date: 7 April 1917; Place: Brighton; Performed by: S. Harold Lamb, Brighton; Religion: Baptist; Reg'd: 7 April 1917; Reg'r.: W. W. Porter (Ontario Marriage Registration, #... , ancestry.com)
    "Married: Armstrong-Buchanan: In Brighton, on Saturday, April 7, 1917, at the home of Mrs. Clarence Vincent, by Rev. S. H. Lamb, Mrs. Martha Buchanan and Mr. James Armstrong, both of Brighton." from Brighton Ensign, April 13, 1917; Principal=James Charles Armstrong3
  • Death*: 18 May 1924; Brighton, Northumberland Co., Ontario; Death Reg'n: Name: Martha Armstrong; Age: 65y 2mo 8d; Born: Mar 8, 1859; Status: married, housewife; Father: George McReady, b. Ireland; Mother: Margaret Owens, b. Ireland; Informant: Mrs. Clarence Vincent, Brighton, neice; Burial: Mount Hope, May 20, 1924, B. A. Brundell, Brighton; Date: May 18, 1924; Cause: heart block, from Mar 1920; Dr.: Dr. H. Clarke; Reg'd: May 19, 1924
    "Died: Armstrong - In Brighton Township on Sudnay, May 18th, 1924, Martha McCready, wife of Jas. C. Armstrong, in her sixty-sixth year. The funeral was at the residence of her neice, Mrs. Clarence Vincent, on Tues. May, 20. Interment at Mount Hope." from The Brighton Ensign, may 23, 1924, seen on microfilm at The Ontario Archives, Jan 3, 200115
  • Burial*: 20 May 1924; Mount Hope Cemetery, Brighton, Northumberland Co., Ontario; Memorial: (See Exhibit) Mary Ann; Buchanan; 1859 - 1924 (Mount Hope Cemetery, Brighton, Sep 13 2009)
    CEMSearch: Name: Martha Buchanan; Born: 1859; Died: 1924; Notes: Wife of James Buchanan; Buried: Mount Hope Cemetery, Brighton, Conc A Lot 35 on Hwy 30, Section 1 Row 7. Other name on stone: James Buchanan (1852-1913)5,6
  • Census: April 1861; Brighton Twp., Northumberland Co., Ontario; Age 2 at 1861 Census: see George McReady16
  • Census: April 1871; Brighton Twp., Northumberland Co., Ontario; Age 12 at 1871 Census: see George McReady17
  • Name Variation: 17 October 1877; Buchanan2
  • Census*: April 1881; Brighton Twp, Northumberland Co., Ontario; Age 21 at 1881 Census: see James Buchanan12
  • Census: April 1891; Brighton Twp., Northumberland Co., Ontario; Age 30 at 1891 Census: see James Buchanan18
  • Census: April 1901; Brighton Twp., Nortumberland Co., Ontario; Age 41 at 1901 Census: see James Buchanan19
  • Census: 1911; Brighton Twp., Northumberland Co., Ontario; Age 51 at 1911 Census: see James Buchanan9
  • Note: 1912; Brighton, Northumberland Co., Ontario; Martha's daughter Lulu May Buchanan left for Swift Current, Saskatchewan
  • Note*: 22 October 1913; Brighton, Northumberland Co., Ontario; Martha's husband James Buchanan died
  • Married Name: 7 April 1917; Armstrong

Family 1: James Buchanan b. 8 May 1852, d. 22 Oct 1913

  • Marriage*: 17 October 1877; Cramahe Twp., Colborne, Northumberland Co., Ontario; Marriage Reg'n.#007706: Groom: James Buchanan; Age: 24; Res: Percy Twp.; Born: Prince Edward Co.; Status; bachelor; Occ.: farmer; Parents: Robert & Ann Buchanan; Bride: Martha MacReady; Age: 18; Res. & Born: Brighton; Status: spinster; Parents: George & Margaret MacReady; Wit.: Thomas Cowan & Isabella MacReady, Brighton; Date: Oct 17 1877; Place: Colborne; Rel.: Episc. & Pres.; Performed by: Peter Maclaren Duncan (Ontario Marriage Registration, #007706-1877, ancestry.com); Principal=James Buchanan14

Family 2: James Charles Armstrong b. 14 Feb 1850, d. 16 Jul 1925

  • Marriage*: 7 April 1917; Brighton, Northumberland Co., Ontario; Marriage Reg'n: James Charles Armstrong; Age: 67; Status: widower; Res: Cramahe Twp.; Born: Brighton Twp.; Religion: Baptist; Father: Robert Armstrong; Mother: Jane Trineer; Bride: Mrs Martha Buchanan; Age: 57; Status: widow; Res: Brighton Twp.; Born: Brighton Twp.; Father: George McCready; Mother: Margaret Owens; Witnesses: Mrs. J. Connor, Brighton & Mrs. A. Vincent, Brighton; Date: 7 April 1917; Place: Brighton; Performed by: S. Harold Lamb, Brighton; Religion: Baptist; Reg'd: 7 April 1917; Reg'r.: W. W. Porter (Ontario Marriage Registration, #... , ancestry.com)
    "Married: Armstrong-Buchanan: In Brighton, on Saturday, April 7, 1917, at the home of Mrs. Clarence Vincent, by Rev. S. H. Lamb, Mrs. Martha Buchanan and Mr. James Armstrong, both of Brighton." from Brighton Ensign, April 13, 1917; Principal=James Charles Armstrong3

Citations

  1. Martha per Marriage reg'n. & Death Reg'n. & CEMSearch & Memorial. Martha A. per 1901 Census."Mattie" per Kate in "A Trip With Kate", Chapter 6, pg. 40 of "Brighton Township", by Florence Chatten, 2009. "Kate" was Kate (Flindall) Gibson.
  2. [S12] Unknown author, Ontario Death Registrations, Record Type: microfilm, Name Of Person: Ontario Archives, M.S 932,Reel 24,Reg # 007706-77.She was 18 years old in the registration.
  3. [S8] Unknown author, Ontario Archives, Record Type: Microfilm.
  4. [S86] Unknown compiler, Brighton Township.
  5. [S39] Unknown name of person unknown record type, unknown repository, unknown repository address.
  6. [S15] Unknown author, Tombstone Inscription.
  7. [S13] Unknown author, 1901 Canada Census, Record Type: microfilm.
  8. [S13] Unknown author, 1901 Canada Census, Record Type: microfilm, T-6485,Northumberland,Brighton Tsp,Div 1, page 2.
  9. [S60] Unknown author, 1911 Canada Census, Record Type: microfilm.
  10. [S10] Unknown author, 1861 Canada Census, Record Type: microfilm.
  11. [S14] Unknown author, 1871 Canada Census, Record Type: microfilm.
  12. [S16] Unknown author, 1881 Canada Census, Record Type: microfilm.
  13. [S6] Unknown author, 1891 Canada Census, Record Type: microfilm.
  14. [S8] Unknown author, Ontario Archives, Record Type: Microfilm, #007706-1877.
  15. [S12] Unknown author, Ontario Death Registrations, Record Type: microfilm, Name Of Person: Ontario Archives, 022884 - 1924.
  16. [S10] Unknown author, 1861 Canada Census, Record Type: microfilm, Age 2.
  17. [S14] Unknown author, 1871 Canada Census, Record Type: microfilm, Age 12.
  18. [S6] Unknown author, 1891 Canada Census, Record Type: microfilm, Age 30.
  19. [S13] Unknown author, 1901 Canada Census, Record Type: microfilm, Age 41.

Robert H. Buchanan1,2,3

M, #663, b. August 1878
  • Birth*: August 1878; Brighton Twp., Northumberland Co., Ontario; Date Aug 1878 per 1911 Census. Date 1879 per 1881 & 1891 Census.2,4,3
  • Census*: April 1881; Brighton Twp., Northumberland Co., Ontario; Age 2 at 1881 Census: see James Buchanan5
  • Census: April 1891; Brighton Twp., Northumberland Co., Ontario; Age 12 at 1891 Census: see James Buchanan6
  • Residence*: circa 1911; Conc 3 Lot 2, Brighton Twp., Spring Valley, Northumberland Co., Ontario; "Across the road lived Jim and Mattie Buchanan, son Bob and daughter Lulu. Both went to western Canada." from "A Trip With Kate", Chapter 6, pg. 40 of "Brighton Township", by Florence Chatten, 2009. "Kate" was Kate (Flindal) Gibson.
    Note: Lulu went west in 1912 so this recollection of "Bob" and "Lulu" living with Jim and "Mattie" Buchanan in Spring Valley must be before then.7
  • Census: 1911; Brighton Twp., Northumberland Co., Ontario; Age 32 at 1911 Census: see James Buchanan3

Citations

  1. Robert H. per 1911 Census.
  2. [S16] Unknown author, 1881 Canada Census, Record Type: microfilm, C-13239,Northumberland,Brighton Tsp,Div 2,page 37. Age of 2 yrs.
  3. [S60] Unknown author, 1911 Canada Census, Record Type: microfilm.
  4. [S6] Unknown author, 1891 Canada Census, Record Type: microfilm.
  5. [S16] Unknown author, 1881 Canada Census, Record Type: microfilm.
  6. [S6] Unknown author, 1891 Canada Census, Record Type: microfilm, Age 12.
  7. [S86] Unknown compiler, Brighton Township.

William Buchanan1

M, #664, b. September 1880
  • Birth*: September 1880; Brighton, Northumberland Co., Ontario; Date per 1881 Census1
  • Census*: April 1881; Brighton Twp., Northumberland Co., Ontario; Age 7 months at 1881 Census: see James Buchanan2
  • Census: April 1891; Brighton Twp., Northumberland Co., Ontario; Age 10 at 1891 Census: see James Buchanan3

Citations

  1. [S16] Unknown author, 1881 Canada Census, Record Type: microfilm, C-13239,Northumberland,Brighton Tsp,Div 2,page 37. Age of 7 mos.
  2. [S16] Unknown author, 1881 Canada Census, Record Type: microfilm, Age 7 months.
  3. [S6] Unknown author, 1891 Canada Census, Record Type: microfilm, Age 10.

William Albert Buchanan1,2

M, #665, b. 1 February 1884, d. 7 January 1944

  • Birth*: 1 February 1884; Percy Twp., Hastings, Northumberland Co., Ontario; Birth Reg'n: William Albert Buchanan, Feb 1 1884; Parents: George Buchanan, labourer & Eliza Steele; Informant: George Buchanan, Hastings; Reg'd: July 29, 1884; Dr. Clark; M. Murphe?1,2
  • Marriage*: 20 February 1906; Havelock, Ontario; Marriage Reg'n: William Buchanan, 23, of Havelock, b. Hastings, brakeman; Parents: George Buchanan & Mary Jane Carter; married Rachel Copp, 21, of Havelock, b. Ivanhoe, tailoress; Parents: Arthur Copps & Christina Stevens; Witnesses: Clarence Copp & Violet Smith, both of Havelock; Feb 20, 1906 at Havelock; Presbyterian; A. E. Campbell
    "A Local Wedding: A quiet wedding of local interest was celebrated on Tuesday night at 7:30 o'clock at the residence of Mrs. A. J. Copp, when her eldest daughter Miss Rachel was married to Mr. Wm. Buchanan of town. The ceremony, at which only the immediate relatives of the contracting parties were present, was performed by Rev. A. E. Camp, B. A., after which all sat down to a wedding breakfast. ... " from The Havelock Standard, Thursday, February 22, 1906, seen on microfilm at The Ontario Archives
    "The Altar: Buchanan-Copp - At the residence of the bride's mother, Mrs. A. J. Copps, Ottawa St., Havelock, on Tuesday, 20th inst., by the Rev. E. E. Camp, B. A., Miss Rachel Copp to Mr. Wm. Buchanan." from The Havelock Standard, Thursday, February 22, 1906, seen on microfilm at The Ontario Archives; Principal=Rachel Copp3
  • Death*: 7 January 1944; Smiths Falls, Lanark Co., Ontario; "Mr. and Mrs. William Copp and Mrs. William Rice were in Smiths Falls on Monday attending the funeral of the late Mr. William Buchanan." from the Havelock Standard, Thursday, January 13, 1944, seen on microfilm at The Ontario Archives
  • Probate*: 7 March 1918; Surrogate Court, Peterborough Co., Ontario; Probate documents show that William Buchanan lives in Trenton, Ontario
  • Burial: 9 January 1944; Hillcrest Cemetery, Elmsley Twp., Smiths Falls, Lanark Co., Ontario; Memorial: (See Exhibit) William A.; Buchanan; Beloved Husband; And Father; 1884 - 1944 (Hillcrest Cemetery, Smiths Falls, footstone, Aug 7, 2004)
    Cemetery Transcription: "BUCHANAN; 1. footstones; William; Buchanan; Beloved Husband; And Father; 1884-1944; 2. Charlotte Jones; 1891 - 1977; Wife of Wm. Buchanan" pg. 52, Item # 529, from Inscrtiptions in Hillcrest Cemetery, Smiths Falls, seen at Heritage House Museum, Smiths Falls, Aug 7, 20044
  • Census*: April 1891; Belmont Twp., Peterborough Co., Ontario; Age 7 at 1891 Census: see George Buchanan5
  • Census: April 1901; Havelock, Peterborough Co., Ontario; Age 17 at 1901 Census: see George Buchanan6
  • Occupation*: 20 February 1906; Havelock, Ontario; Brakeman, per Marriage Registration. Father was conductor in a small but busy railway freight centre.
  • Note: 19 September 1912; Havelock, Peterboroough Co., Ontario; "Mr. and Mrs. Wm. C. Buchanan and son Arthur have returned from visiting friends in Toronto, Perth and Ivanhoe." from The Havelock Standard, Thursday, September 19, 1912, seen on microfilm at The Ontario Archives
    NOTE: Middle initial is wrong here. Everything else martches with William Albert and his wife Rachel (Copp) - and son Arthur.
  • Note: 14 September 1916; Havelock Standard, Havelock, Ontario; Personal Mention: "Mrs. C. A. Copp of Harrowsmith and Mrs. Wm. Buchanan and Master Arthur of Trenton have returned to their homes after spending some days with their mother, Mrs. A. J. Copp." from Havelock Standard Newspaper, Sept 14, 1916
  • Note*: 11 August 1917; Havelock, Peterboroough Co., Ontario; William's father George died in Toronto
  • Residence*: 7 November 1918; North Elmsley Twp., Smiths Falls, Lanark Co., Ontario; "Mr. and Mrs. W. A. Buchanan of Trenton, formerly of here, have moved to Smiths Falls." from The Havelock Standard, November 7, 1918, seen on microfilm at The Ontario Archives
  • Note: 2 January 1919; Havelock, Ontario; "Mr. and Mrs. W. A. Buchanan and children of Smiths Falls, the guests of Mrs. Buchanan's mother, Mrs. A. J. Copp." from The Havelock Standard, January 2, 1919, seen on microfilm at The Ontario Archives
  • Note: 25 December 1920; Havelock, Ontario; "Mr. and Mrs. Wm. Buchanan and Mr Bruce Copp of Smith Falls ... home ... " "Mr. Wm. Copp and Miss Grace Ketchen of Havelock are guests of the former's sister, Mrs. Wm. Buchanan, Elizabeth St. - Smith Falls Record." "Mrs. Geo. Buchanan of Hastings was in town last week, the guest of her brother Mr. J. J. Carter." from The Havelock Standard, Thursday, December 30, 1920, seen on microfilm at The Ontario Archives
  • Note: 7 April 1921; Havelock, Ontario; "Mr. and Mrs. Wm. A. Buchanan of Smiths Falls were the guests of Mrs. A. Copp last week." from The Havelock Standard, Thursday, April 7, 1921, seen on microfilm at The Ontario Archives
  • Note: 26 April 1921; Havelock, Ontario; "Mr. and Mrs. W. A. Buchanan and Mr. Bruce Copp of Smith Falls were in town this week attending the wedding of the latter's sister. Miss Mamie." from The Havelock Standard, Thursday, April 28, 1921, seen on microfilm at The Ontario Archives
  • Note: 25 December 1921; Havelock, Ontario; "Mr. and Mrs. Bruce Copp and Mr. and Mrs. William Buchanan of Smiths Falls spent Christmas with Mrs. A. J. Copps." from The Havelock Standard, Thursday, December 29, 1921, seen on microfilm at The Ontario Archives
  • Residence: 31 January 1941; Smiths Falls, Ontario; " ... He leaves to mourn his loss beside his wife, one sister, Mrs. John Hart of Smiths Falls and three brothers, Wm. of Smiths Falls, Harry of Detroit and Geo. of Perth. ... " from the Obituary of William's brother Charles Edward who died in Detroit.

Family: Rachel Copp b. 1885

  • Marriage*: 20 February 1906; Havelock, Ontario; Marriage Reg'n: William Buchanan, 23, of Havelock, b. Hastings, brakeman; Parents: George Buchanan & Mary Jane Carter; married Rachel Copp, 21, of Havelock, b. Ivanhoe, tailoress; Parents: Arthur Copps & Christina Stevens; Witnesses: Clarence Copp & Violet Smith, both of Havelock; Feb 20, 1906 at Havelock; Presbyterian; A. E. Campbell
    "A Local Wedding: A quiet wedding of local interest was celebrated on Tuesday night at 7:30 o'clock at the residence of Mrs. A. J. Copp, when her eldest daughter Miss Rachel was married to Mr. Wm. Buchanan of town. The ceremony, at which only the immediate relatives of the contracting parties were present, was performed by Rev. A. E. Camp, B. A., after which all sat down to a wedding breakfast. ... " from The Havelock Standard, Thursday, February 22, 1906, seen on microfilm at The Ontario Archives
    "The Altar: Buchanan-Copp - At the residence of the bride's mother, Mrs. A. J. Copps, Ottawa St., Havelock, on Tuesday, 20th inst., by the Rev. E. E. Camp, B. A., Miss Rachel Copp to Mr. Wm. Buchanan." from The Havelock Standard, Thursday, February 22, 1906, seen on microfilm at The Ontario Archives; Principal=Rachel Copp3

Citations

  1. [S4] Unknown author, Ontario Birth Registrations, Record Type: Microfilm, Name Of Person: Ontario Achives (birth), M.S.-929,Reel 66.Reg # 24191.Registered in Hastings.
  2. [S6] Unknown author, 1891 Canada Census, Record Type: microfilm, T-6363,Peterborough , Belmont Tsp,Div 2,page 36.Age 7 yrs.
  3. [S8] Unknown author, Ontario Archives, Record Type: Microfilm, 016388 - 1906.
  4. [S15] Unknown author, Tombstone Inscription.
  5. [S6] Unknown author, 1891 Canada Census, Record Type: microfilm, Age 7.
  6. [S13] Unknown author, 1901 Canada Census, Record Type: microfilm, Age 17.

Elizabeth Jane "Myrtle" Buchanan1,2,3

F, #666, b. 8 March 1887, d. 27 October 1955

  • Birth*: 8 March 1887; Belmont Twp., Peterborough Co., Ontario, Canada; Birth Reg'n: Name: Lily Jane Buchanan, March 8 1887; Parents: George Buchanan, farmer & Eliza Steele; Informant: Dr. Wilde; Reg'd: June 30 1887; Reg'r: Porter, Belmont
    Date Mar 1887 per 1911 Census.
    Note: In the census her name is Myrtle E. but the birth registration is Lily Jane.2,3,4
  • Marriage*: 4 September 1912; Havelock, Peterborough Co., Ontario; Marriage Reg'n: John Henry Hart, 31, of Havelock, b. Haldimand, trainman; Parents: Freeman Hart & Rebecca Masters; married Myrtle Buchanan, 25, of Havelock, b. Havelock; Parents: George Buchanan & Eliza Steele; Witnesses: H. D. Cook, Havelock & Lillieth Bontor, Madoc; Rev. R. Real, Havelock; James E Fowler; Methodists
    "Miss Myrtle Buchanan and Mrs. John Henry Hart of town were married on Wednesday afternoon by the Rev. J. R. Real. The ceremony took place at the residence of the bride's father, Mr. Geo. Buchanan, and the young couple left on the afternoon express on a trip to western points." from The Havelock Standard, Thursday, September 5, 1912, seen on microfilm at The Ontario Archives; Principal=John Henry Hart5
  • Death*: 27 October 1955; Smiths Falls, Ontario; Date per GEDCOM of Edward Ufford, Sep 16, 2002. Per Burial
  • Probate*: 7 March 1918; Surrogate Court, Peterborough Co., Ontario; Probate documents show that Myrtle was living in Trenton, Ontario
  • Burial: 29 October 1955; Maple Grove Cemetery, Havelock, Ontario; See Exhibit: On Stone: Hart; John H.; 1881 - 1955; Myrtle E.; 1887 - 1955
  • Census*: April 1891; Belmont Twp., Peterborough Co., Ontario; Age 4 at 1891 Census: see George Buchanan. Name here is Myrtle E. ??6
  • Census: April 1901; Havelock, Peterborough Co., Ontario; Age 14 at 1901 Census: see George Buchanan7
  • Census: 1911; Belmont Twp., Havelock, East Peterborough Co., Ontario; Age 24 at 1911 Census: see George Buchanan4
  • Married Name: 4 September 1912; Hart5
  • Note*: 11 August 1917; Havelock, Ontario; Myrtle's father George died in Toronto
  • Residence*: 7 April 1921; Smiths Falls, Ontario; "Mrs. John Hart of Smiths Falls visited Havelock friends this week." from The Havelock Standard, Thursday, April 7, 1921, seen on microfilm at The Ontario Archives
  • Residence: 31 January 1941; Smiths Falls, Ontario; " ... He leaves to mourn his loss beside his wife, one sister, Mrs. John Hart of Smiths Falls and three brothers, Wm. of Smiths Falls, Harry of Detroit and Geo. of Perth. ... " from the Obituary of Myrtle's brother Charles Edward who died in Detroit.
  • Note: 31 August 1955; Smiths Falls, Ontario; Myrtle's husband John died.

Family: John Henry Hart b. 6 May 1878, d. 31 Aug 1955

  • Marriage*: 4 September 1912; Havelock, Peterborough Co., Ontario; Marriage Reg'n: John Henry Hart, 31, of Havelock, b. Haldimand, trainman; Parents: Freeman Hart & Rebecca Masters; married Myrtle Buchanan, 25, of Havelock, b. Havelock; Parents: George Buchanan & Eliza Steele; Witnesses: H. D. Cook, Havelock & Lillieth Bontor, Madoc; Rev. R. Real, Havelock; James E Fowler; Methodists
    "Miss Myrtle Buchanan and Mrs. John Henry Hart of town were married on Wednesday afternoon by the Rev. J. R. Real. The ceremony took place at the residence of the bride's father, Mr. Geo. Buchanan, and the young couple left on the afternoon express on a trip to western points." from The Havelock Standard, Thursday, September 5, 1912, seen on microfilm at The Ontario Archives; Principal=John Henry Hart5

Citations

  1. Census & other documents show her name as Myrtle E., Birth Reg'n shows Lilly Jane???
  2. [S4] Unknown author, Ontario Birth Registrations, Record Type: Microfilm, Name Of Person: Ontario Achives (birth), M.S.-929,Reel 84.Reg #26680-87.
  3. [S6] Unknown author, 1891 Canada Census, Record Type: microfilm, T-6363,Peterborough , Belmont Tsp,Div 2,page 36.Age 4 yrs.
  4. [S60] Unknown author, 1911 Canada Census, Record Type: microfilm.
  5. [S8] Unknown author, Ontario Archives, Record Type: Microfilm, 016488 - 1912.
  6. [S6] Unknown author, 1891 Canada Census, Record Type: microfilm, Age 4.
  7. [S13] Unknown author, 1901 Canada Census, Record Type: microfilm, Age 14.

Charles Edward Buchanan1

M, #667, b. 16 May 1890, d. 31 January 1941
  • Birth*: 16 May 1890; Belmont Twp., Peterborough Co., Ontario; Per 1901 Census1
  • Marriage*: after 1918; Detroit, Michigan, U.S.A.; Per death notice - no name for wife.; Principal=? ?
  • Death*: 31 January 1941; Grace Hospital, Detroit, Michigan, U.S.A.; "Obituary: Charles E. Buchanan - After an illness of only four days, Charles E. Buchanan, an old Havelock resident, passed away in Grace Hospital, Detroit, on Jan. 31st. He was the second son of the late Mr. and Mrs. George Buchanan of Havelock and was 51 years old. In 1906 he left for Detroit where he secured employment with the Burroughs Adding Machine Company, working his way up to the position of Division Superintendent. He leaves to mourn his loss beside his wife, one sister, Mrs. John Hart of Smiths Falls and three brothers, Wm. of Smiths Falls, Harry of Detroit and Geo. of Perth. The funeral was held on Tuesday, Feb. 4th at the family residence under the auspices of Zion Lodge A. F. and A.M. No. 1 of which he was a member. The service was conducted by Rev. Geo. E. Gullen, of First Congregational Church, Dearborn. The interment was made in Oak View Cemetery, Royal Oak, Michigan. The numerous floral tribute showed the esteem in which the deceased was held." from The Havelock Standard, Thursday, February 13, 1941, seen on microfim at The Ontario Archives
  • Probate*: 7 March 1918; Surrogate Court, Peterborough Co., Ontario; Probate documents show that Charles Buchanan lives in Detroit, Michigan
  • Burial: 4 February 1941; Oak View Cemetery, Royal Oak, Michigan, U.S.A.; " ... The interment was made in Oak View Cemetery, Royal Oak, Michigan. ... " see Obituary
  • Census*: April 1891; Belmont Twp., Peterborough Co., Ontario; Age 1 at 1891 Census: see George Buchanan2
  • Census: April 1901; Havelock, Peterborough Co., Ontario; Age 13 at 1901 Census: see George Buchanan3
  • Note: 1906; Detroit, Michigan, U.S.A.; "... In 1906 he left for Detroit where he secured employment ... " from The Havelock Standard, February 13, 1941, seen on microfilm at The Ontario Archives
  • Occupation*: between 1906 and 1941; Burroughs Adding Machine Company, Detroit, Michigan, U.S.A.; " ... In 1906 he left for Detroit where he secured employment with the Burroughs Adding Machine Company, working his way up to the position of Division Superintendent. ... " from his Obituary
  • Note: 21 November 1907; Havelock, Peterborough Co., Ontario; "Mr. Chas. Buchanan of Detroit is home for a few weeks holidays." from The Havelock Standard, November 21, 1907, seen on microfilm at The Ontario Archives
  • Note*: 11 August 1917; Havelock, Peterborough Co., Ontario; Charles' father George died in Toronto
  • Note: before 30 January 1941; Detroit, Michigan, U.S.A.; No children. " ... He leaves to mourn his loss beside his wife, one sister, Mrs. John Hart of Smiths Falls and three brothers, Wm. of Smiths Falls, Harry of Detroit and Geo. of Perth. ... " from his Obituary. This suggests that there were no children - or they would be mentioned here.

Family: ? ? b. b 1900

  • Marriage*: after 1918; Detroit, Michigan, U.S.A.; Per death notice - no name for wife.; Principal=? ?

Citations

  1. [S6] Unknown author, 1891 Canada Census, Record Type: microfilm, T-6363,Peterborough , Belmont Tsp,Div 2,page 36.Age 1 yr.
  2. [S6] Unknown author, 1891 Canada Census, Record Type: microfilm, Age 1.
  3. [S13] Unknown author, 1901 Canada Census, Record Type: microfilm, Age 13.

Lula May Buchanan1,2,3

F, #668, b. 27 January 1885, d. 17 March 1964

  • Birth*: 27 January 1885; Brighton, Northumberland Co., Ontario; Date per 1901 Census. Date per Obituary - January 17, 1884 ???2
  • Marriage*: 11 March 1916; Methodist Parsonage, Swift Current, Saskatchewan; Marriage Registration: Record No. 1549 of 1916, Province of Saskatchewan; Bridgegroom: Name: Sidney David Jackson, 32; Residence: Swift Current; Born: Markdale, Ontario; Bachelor; farmer; Parents: William Jackson & Sarah Anderson; Bride: Lulu May Buchanan, 28; Residence: Swift Current; Born: Brighton, Ontario; Spinster; Parents: James Buchanan & Matha McCready; Location: Methodist Parsonage, Swift Current, Saskatchewan; Witnesses: Miss Mary Cadman & Mrs. Leila Black, both of Swift Current; Religious Denomination: both Methodist; Date: March 11, 1916; by License; Clergyman: L.? Endicott; Registrar: D. Arnott (Certified August 29, 2000 by Director of Vital Statistics, Shelley Ann Gibson, ordered per form via fax, cost $25.00)
    "Married: Jackson-Buchanan: At Swift Current, Sask., on Saturday, March 11, by Rev. Mr. Endicott, Miss Lulu M. Buchanan of Brighton and Mr. Sydney Jackson of Swift Current." from Brighton Ensign, Apr 7 1916; Principal=David "Sidney" Jackson
  • Death*: 17 March 1964; 613 N. Central Ave., Apt. G, Swift Current, Saskatchewan; "Jackson - Lula May Jackson, age 80, of Swift Current, Sask., passed away at her residence, Tuesday, March 17, 1964. Funeral services were held from St. Andrew's Presbyterian Church, City, Friday, March 20, at 3 pm, with Rev. I. R. McKee officiating. Pallbearers were Dave Burnett, John Burnett, Willard Clark, Albert Howlett, Jim Nishamura and Price Wilcox. Interment was in Memory Gardens Cemetery. Surviving are here husband, Sidney, one daughter, Evelyn, Mrs. James Dickson, Montreal; one son, Earl, Swift Current district, and three grandchildren. Mrs. Jackson was born at Brighton, Ontario, January 17, 1884. She came west to Swift Current in 1912, and in 1916 she was married at Swift Current. She lived in the Swinton District until 1945, at which time moving to Swift Current. She was a member of the Diamond Rebecca Lodge." Swift Current Sun, March 2?, 1964, seen at the Saskatchewan Archives, Regina, Sask., Dec 21, 2000
  • Burial*: 20 March 1964; Memory Gardens Cemetery, Swift Current, Saskatchewan; Memorial: (See Exhibit) Lula May Jackson; 1884 - 1964 (Memory Gardens, Swift Current, Saskatchewan, July 12, 2005) Per Death - from Obituary in Swift Current Sun
    Note: Memory Gardens is a private cemetery operated by Warren & Son Funeral Home in Swift Current. It is located just south of the intersection of The Trans Canada Highway (#1) and Highway # 4 south. Maintenance personel were onsite and were able to find Sidney Jackson in their database and show me the memorials. This cemetery is large enought and all stones are flat ground stones so browsing was not an option.3
  • Census: April 1891; Brighton Twp., Northumberland Co., Ontario; Age 6 at 1891 Census: see James Buchanan4
  • Census*: April 1901; Brighton Twp., Northumberland Co., Ontario; Age 16 at 1901 Census: see James Buchanan5
  • Residence: 21 June 1904; Brighton, Northumberland Co., Ontario; Witness at marriage of James Franklin Marshall & Clara Rowley.6
  • Residence: circa 1911; Conc 3 Lot 2, Brighton Twp., Spring Valley, Northumberland Co., Ontario; "Across the road lived Jim and Mattie Buchanan, son Bob and daughter Lulu. Both went to western Canada." from "A Trip With Kate", Chapter 6, pg. 40 of "Brighton Township", by Florence Chatten, 2009. "Kate" was Kate (Flindal) Gibson.7
  • Residence*: 1912; Swift Current, Saskatchewan; "She came west to Swift Current in 1912, ... " see Death - from Obituary
    "1 brother Jim Buchanan retired in Brighton - Jim's daughter Lulu lives in Swift Current, Saskatchewan" per note in Jean Andersons's papers - authour unknown - maybe Jean?
    No reference found in Brighton Ensign, 1912
  • Residence: 1913; Moosomin, Saskatchewan; "In March 1916 he married Lulu May Buchanan. She was born in Brighton, Ontario in 1884. She came west around 1913 to Moosomin, then on to Swift Current, where she set up her business in a millinery shop. " from Treasured Memories, History of Swift Current & area
  • Note*: circa 1914; Swift Current, Saskatchewan; "In March 1916 he married Lulu May Buchanan. She was born in Brighton, Ontario in 1884. She came west around 1913 to Moosomin, then on to Swift Current, where she set up her business in a millinery shop. Upon marrying Syd she moved to the one-rrom house." from Treasured Memories, History of Swift Current & area, published by Yellow Lake History Group, 1982, copies of pages re Jackson family of Swift Current provided for me on July 12, 2005 by Hugh Henry, Museum Director at The Swift Current Museum
  • Married Name: 11 March 1916; Jackson
  • Residence: between June 1916 and 1945; Swinton District, Saskatchewan; "She lived in the Swinton District until 1945, at which time moving to Swift Current." per Death - Obituary
  • Retirement*: 1945; Swift Current, Saskatchewan; " ... She lived in the Swinton District until 1945, at which time moving to Swift Current. ... " from death notice
  • Residence: between 1963 and 1964; 613 N. Central Ave, Apt. G, Swift Current, Saskatchewa; "Jackson, Sidney (Lulu); retd; h613 N Central Av Apt G" entry in Henderson Directory for Swift Current for 1963-1964, seen at Saskatchewan Acrives, Regina, Sask., Dec 21, 2000

Family: David "Sidney" Jackson b. 9 Dec 1883, d. 16 Jul 1979

  • Marriage*: 11 March 1916; Methodist Parsonage, Swift Current, Saskatchewan; Marriage Registration: Record No. 1549 of 1916, Province of Saskatchewan; Bridgegroom: Name: Sidney David Jackson, 32; Residence: Swift Current; Born: Markdale, Ontario; Bachelor; farmer; Parents: William Jackson & Sarah Anderson; Bride: Lulu May Buchanan, 28; Residence: Swift Current; Born: Brighton, Ontario; Spinster; Parents: James Buchanan & Matha McCready; Location: Methodist Parsonage, Swift Current, Saskatchewan; Witnesses: Miss Mary Cadman & Mrs. Leila Black, both of Swift Current; Religious Denomination: both Methodist; Date: March 11, 1916; by License; Clergyman: L.? Endicott; Registrar: D. Arnott (Certified August 29, 2000 by Director of Vital Statistics, Shelley Ann Gibson, ordered per form via fax, cost $25.00)
    "Married: Jackson-Buchanan: At Swift Current, Sask., on Saturday, March 11, by Rev. Mr. Endicott, Miss Lulu M. Buchanan of Brighton and Mr. Sydney Jackson of Swift Current." from Brighton Ensign, Apr 7 1916; Principal=David "Sidney" Jackson

Citations

  1. Lula May per Burial. Middle name per marriage registration.
  2. [S13] Unknown author, 1901 Canada Census, Record Type: microfilm, T-6485,Northumberland,Brighton Tsp,Div 1, page 2.
  3. [S15] Unknown author, Tombstone Inscription.
  4. [S6] Unknown author, 1891 Canada Census, Record Type: microfilm, Age 6.
  5. [S13] Unknown author, 1901 Canada Census, Record Type: microfilm, Age 16.
  6. [S8] Unknown author, Ontario Archives, Record Type: Microfilm.
  7. [S86] Unknown compiler, Brighton Township.

Ormond Buchanan Wells1,2

M, #669, b. 14 June 1879, d. September 1964
  • Birth*: 14 June 1879; Norwood, Peterborough Co., Ontario; Birth Reg'n: Wm Ormond Buchanan, June 14, 1879; Parents: David Buchanan, cabinetmaker & Margaret Hill; Informant: D Buchanan, Norwood; July 31 1879; Dr. Stark?; N. H. Williams2
  • Marriage*: August 1903; U.S.A.; Per email from Jim Wells, May 30, 2002.; Principal=Mary Loretta Zander
  • Death*: September 1964; Raymond, Washington, U.S.A.; Per Burial.
  • Burial*: September 1964; Riverside Cemetery, Raymond, Pacific Co., Washington, U.S.A.; "DOD Sept 1964, Raymond, Wa. Pacific Co. cremation, ashes placed on the grave of his stepfather in the Washington Cemetary, the location is beneath the Rhododendron in the cemetary, near plot 16, and plot 24 ( the latter is in Miller's Addition to Washington Cemetary)" from Jim Wells email, Nov 7, 2002.
  • Census*: 23 June 1880; Stanton, Stanton Co., Nebraska, U.S.A.; Age 1 at 1880 Census: see David Buchanan3
  • Residence*: 1888; Nebraska, U.S.A.; per email from Jim Wells, May 5, 2002.
  • Name Change: 1890; Ormond Buchanan Wells; Children of David Buchanan and Margaret Hill were adopted by James Wells after Margaret divorced David Buchanan and remarried. Buchanan was used as middle names for the children.
  • Note: April 1891; Norwood, Ontario; ??? The name Ormond is shown at the bottom of the census list for Thomas and Annie Hill. He is said to be 16 (b. 1875?) years old, a brother and a tailor. Could this be David Buchanan and Margaret Hills' son? Or maybe an uncle? ????

Family: Mary Loretta Zander b. 23 Jul 1871, d. 5 Nov 1951

  • Marriage*: August 1903; U.S.A.; Per email from Jim Wells, May 30, 2002.; Principal=Mary Loretta Zander

Citations

  1. David Buchanan and Margaret Hill divorced and she married James Wells who adopted all the children, changing their names and leaving Buchanan as a middle name. Familiar name Ormond per email from Jim Wells, May 5, 2002.
  2. [S4] Unknown author, Ontario Birth Registrations, Record Type: Microfilm, Name Of Person: Ontario Achives (birth), M.S-.929,Reel 40. Reg # 25113-79.
  3. [S21] US Census, online unknown url.

Florence Bell Buchanan1,2

F, #670, b. 20 January 1888, d. 20 March 1888
  • Birth*: 20 January 1888; Brighton, Northumberland Co., Ontario; Birth Reg'n: Florence B. Buchanan, Jan 30 1888; Parents: James Buchanan, labourer & Martha Ann McReady; Informant: James Buchanan, Brighton Twp., Apr 28 1888; Dr. Dean; R. W. Becker2
  • Death*: 20 March 1888; Brighton, Northumberland Co., Ontario; Death Record #012579: Florence Bell Buchanan, d. Jan 20 1888, age 2 months 8 days, b. Brighton Twp, Cause: cold, Dr. Dean, Certified: James Buchanan, Brighton Twp, Apr 28 1888, Reg'r: A. A. Belton??
    The date on the birth registration is somewhat garbled but she died on the 20th of the month at age 2 months.The cause of death is hard to read but it appears to be Colitis Spasms.3

Citations

  1. Her birth was registered Florena B. She died at 2 months and her name was registered as Florence Bell.
  2. [S4] Unknown author, Ontario Birth Registrations, Record Type: Microfilm, Name Of Person: Ontario Achives (birth), M.S.-929,Reel 89.Reg #24560-88.
  3. [S12] Unknown author, Ontario Death Registrations, Record Type: microfilm, Name Of Person: Ontario Archives, M.S.-935,Reel 51.Reg # 12579-88.

Charles James Goodfellow

M, #672, b. 27 August 1864, d. 19 February 1950

  • Birth*: 27 August 1864; Brighton Twp., Mount Olivet, Northumberland Co., Ontario; Date Aug 27 1864 per 1901 Census. Date aug 1864 per 1911 Census.1,2
  • Marriage: 20 April 1887; Percy Twp., Northumberland Co., Ontario; Marriage Reg'n: Groom: Charles J. Goodfellow; Age: 22; Res. & Born: Brighton Twp.; Status: bachelor; Occ: farmer; Parents: William & Anna Goodfellow; Bride: Martha M. Valleau; Age: 21; Res. & Born: Percy Twp.; Status: single; Parents: William & Mariah Valleau; Witnesses: Andrew Valleau, Percy Twp. & Emma Goodfellow, Brighton Twp.; Date: April 20, 1887; Location: Percy Twp.; Rel.: Methodist; Performed by: Rev. S. A. Duprau; Principal=Martha Miranda Valleau3
  • Death*: 19 February 1950; Seymour Twp., Campbellford, Northumberland Co., Ontario; "Goodfellow: Passed away Sunday, February 19, 1950, in his 86th year, Charles James Goodfellow, beloved husband of Martha Valleau and father of William, Cecil and Bertha (Mrs. B. Buchanan)". Brighton Ensign, Feb 23, 1950
    4
  • Burial*: 22 February 1950; Mount Olivet Cemetery, Brighton Twp., Northumberland Co., Ontario; Memorial: (See Exhibit) Father; Charles J.; Goodfellow; 1864-1950; Mother; Martha M. Valleau; 1865-1960
    CEMSearch: Name:Charles J. Goodfellow; Born: 1864; Died: 1950; Age: 86y; Notes: Husband of Martha M. Valleau; Buried: Mount Olivet Cemetery, Brighton Twp.; Other names: Cecil Valleau Goodfellow (1894-1979), Edna M. Goodfellow (Skinkle)(1896-1970), Martha M. Goodfellow (Valleau)(1865-1960)5,6
  • Census: April 1871; Brighton Twp., Northumberland Co., Ontario; Age 7 at 1871 Census: see William Goodfellow7
  • Occupation: April 1881; Brighton Twp., Northumberland Co., Ontario; Farmer: 1881 Census8
  • Census: April 1881; Brighton Twp., Northumberland Co., Ontario; Age 16 at 1881 Census: see Willaim Goodfellow9
  • Census: April 1891; Brighton Twp., Northumberland Co., Ontario; Age 26 at 1891 Census: Goodfellow, Charles 26 farmer, martha (Valleau) 25, Bertha 110
  • Misc*: 1896; Conc 8 Lot 33, Brighton Twp., Northumberland Co., Ontario; "Goodfellow, C J, Codrington, Conc 8 Lot 33" - per Farmer & Business Directory 1896
  • Residence*: 22 March 1901; Conc 8 Lot 33, Brighton Twp., Northumberland Co., Ontario; Land Records show that Lewis L. Palmer sold 100 acres (E 1/2) to Charles J. Goodfellow11
  • Census*: April 1901; Brighton Twp., Northumberland Co., Ontario; Age 36 at 1901 Census: Goodfellow, E., 36, b. Aug 27 1864, farmer; Martha M., wife, b. 1868; Bertha M., 11, b. Jul 22 1889; Cecil V., 6, b. Aug 30 1894
    12
  • Occupation*: April 1901; Brighton Twp., Northumberland Co., Ontario; Farmer - 1901 Census1
  • Residence: 20 October 1904; Conc 8 Lot 33, Brighton Twp., Mount Olivet, Northumberland Co., Ontario; Land Records show that William Goodfellow & wife sold 100 acres (W 1/2) to Charles J. Goodfellow11
  • Residence: 20 February 1906; Conc 8 Lot 33, Brighton Twp., Mount Olivet, Northumberland Co., Ontario; Land Records show that Charles J. Goodfellow sold 100 acres (W 1/2) to Martha M. Goodfellow11
  • Residence: 19 December 1906; Conc 8 Lot 32, Brighton Twp., Mount Olivet, Northumberland Co., Ontario; Land Records show that Maurice Ames sold 100 acres (W 1/2) to Charles J. Goodfellow for $6,50011
  • Residence: 10 February 1911; Brighton Twp., Codrington, Northumberland Co., Ontario; Informant for Death Reg'n. of his father, William Goodfellow.13
  • Census: 5 June 1911; Brighton Twp., Codrington, Northumberland Co., Ontario; Age 46 at 1911 Census: Goodfellow, Charles, 46, b. Ont. Aug 1864, Irish, Meth., farmer, married; Martha, 44, b. Ont., July 1865, French, Meth., married; Bertha, 21, b. July 1889, daughter; Cecil, 16, b. Aug 1894, son; William, 9, b. Aug 1901, son (Conc 8, Lot 33, West Half)(1911 Census Image on Archive Canada Web Site: Codrington, page 4, line 41)2
  • Residence: 5 June 1911; Conc 8 Lot 33, Brighton Twp., Northumberland Co., Ontario; Residence per 1911 Census: Conc 8, Lot 33, West Half, Brighton Twp.2
  • Note: 23 February 1923; Brighton Twp., Codrington, Northumberland Co., Ontario; "Codrington: Mr. Chas. Goodfellow of Mt. Olivet has sold his farm to Mr. W. Wilson of Warkworth." from The Brighton Ensign, February 23, 1923, see on microfilm at The Ontario Archives, Feb 8, 20014
  • Residence: 21 June 1923; Conc 8 Lot 32, Brighton Twp., Mount Olivet, Northumberland Co., Ontario; Land Records show that Charles J. Goodfellow sold 100 acres (W 1/2) to William Wilson and Eleanor Wilson for $9,00011
  • Residence: 23 May 1924; Conc 8 Lot 33, Brighton Twp., Mount Olivet, Northumberland Co., Ontario; Land Records show that Charles J. Goodfellow & wife sold 100 acres (W 1/2) to Cecil V. Goodfellow for $3,00011
  • Retirement*: 1925; Brighton Twp., Mount Olivet, Northumberland Co., Ontario; Retirement from farming to Colborne: see Note re Tweensmuir Histories14
  • Residence: 2 July 1926; Conc 8 Lot 32, Brighton Twp., Mount Olivet, Northumberland Co., Ontario; Land Records show that Jeanne Wilson sold 100 acres (W 1/2) to Charles J. Goodfellow for $8,400.11
  • Residence: 5 March 1929; Conc 8 Lot 32, Brighton Twp., Mount OIivet, Northumberland Co., Ontario; Land Records show that Charles J. Goodfellow sold 100 acres (W 1/2) to J. W. Clarence Woof for $8,000.11
  • Residence: 20 March 1929; Conc 8 Lot 33, Brighton Twp., Mount Olivet, Northumberland Co., Ontario; Land Records show that Purdy Lumber Co. Ltd sold 100 (E 1/2 to Charles J. Goodfellow for $2,000.11
  • Note: circa 1930; Brighton Twp., Orland, Northumberland Co., Ontario; Charles Goodfellow appears in The Latimer Photos which were taken by Hugh Latimer during the late 1920s and early 1930s at his father's Geneal Store in Orland. (The Latimer Photos, Codrington Public Library)15
  • Residence: 29 March 1938; Conc 8 Lot 33, Brighton Twp., Mount Olivet, Northumberland Co., Ontario; Land Records show that Charles J. Goodfellow sold 100 acres (E 1/2) to William A Goodfellow11
  • Note*: 20 April 1944; Cramahe Twp., Colborne, Northumberland Co., Ontario; The Tweedsmuir Histories of Codrington includes a picture and article as follows: "Wed 57 years - Mr. and Mrs. Charles Goodfellow of Colborne area today celebrating their 57th wedding anniversary. The couple lived in Brighton Township until he retired from farming nineteen years ago. At 87 (actually 80), both are in good health and taking an active interest in the community. William Goodfellow M.P.P. is a son."
    Note: Marriage was in 1887 so 57 years makes this 1944. The two are 80 or 81, not 87 as stated. Retirement works out to 1925 (19 years before 1944)14

Family: Martha Miranda Valleau b. 26 Jul 1865, d. 7 Sep 1950

  • Marriage: 20 April 1887; Percy Twp., Northumberland Co., Ontario; Marriage Reg'n: Groom: Charles J. Goodfellow; Age: 22; Res. & Born: Brighton Twp.; Status: bachelor; Occ: farmer; Parents: William & Anna Goodfellow; Bride: Martha M. Valleau; Age: 21; Res. & Born: Percy Twp.; Status: single; Parents: William & Mariah Valleau; Witnesses: Andrew Valleau, Percy Twp. & Emma Goodfellow, Brighton Twp.; Date: April 20, 1887; Location: Percy Twp.; Rel.: Methodist; Performed by: Rev. S. A. Duprau; Principal=Martha Miranda Valleau3

Citations

  1. [S13] Unknown author, 1901 Canada Census, Record Type: microfilm.
  2. [S60] Unknown author, 1911 Canada Census, Record Type: microfilm.
  3. [S8] Unknown author, Ontario Archives, Record Type: Microfilm, 008662 - 1887.
  4. [S42] Brighton Ensign.
  5. [S15] Unknown author, Tombstone Inscription.
  6. [S39] Unknown name of person unknown record type, unknown repository, unknown repository address.
  7. [S14] Unknown author, 1871 Canada Census, Record Type: microfilm, Age 7.
  8. [S16] Unknown author, 1881 Canada Census, Record Type: microfilm.
  9. [S16] Unknown author, 1881 Canada Census, Record Type: microfilm, Age 16.
  10. [S6] Unknown author, 1891 Canada Census, Record Type: microfilm, Age 26.
  11. [S46] Unknown location, Ontario Land Registry Records; unknown film.
  12. [S13] Unknown author, 1901 Canada Census, Record Type: microfilm, Age 36.
  13. [S12] Unknown author, Ontario Death Registrations, Record Type: microfilm, Name Of Person: Ontario Archives.
  14. [S52] Unknown location, Tweedsmuir Histories; unknown film.
  15. [S87] Unknown subject unknown record type; unknown repository.

Martha Miranda Valleau

F, #676, b. 26 July 1865, d. 7 September 1950

  • Birth*: 26 July 1865; Percy Twp., Northumberland Co., Ontario; Date July 1865 per 1911 Census.1
  • Marriage*: 20 April 1887; Percy Twp., Northumberland Co., Ontario; Marriage Reg'n: Groom: Charles J. Goodfellow; Age: 22; Res. & Born: Brighton Twp.; Status: bachelor; Occ: farmer; Parents: William & Anna Goodfellow; Bride: Martha M. Valleau; Age: 21; Res. & Born: Percy Twp.; Status: single; Parents: William & Mariah Valleau; Witnesses: Andrew Valleau, Percy Twp. & Emma Goodfellow, Brighton Twp.; Date: April 20, 1887; Location: Percy Twp.; Rel.: Methodist; Performed by: Rev. S. A. Duprau; Principal=Charles James Goodfellow2
  • Death*: 7 September 1950; Cramahe Twp., Colborne, Northumberland Co., Ontario; "Goodfellow: Passed away at her home in Colborne on Thursday, September 7, 1950, Martha Valleau, widow of Charles J. Goodfellow, in her 86th year. Interment at Mount Olivet Cemetery." Brighton Ensign, Sep. 14, 1950
    Note: 1960 per Bernice Brown. In " Descendants of James Ames and Mary Richardson" year is 1950. CEMSearch shows year of 1960 (looks very much like a 6 on the stone)- see Burial Tag3,4
  • Burial*: 8 September 1950; Mount Olivet Cemetery, Brighton Twp., Northumberland Co., Ontario; Memorial: (See Exhibit) Father; Charles J.; Goodfellow; 1864-1950; Mother; Martha M. Valleau; 1865-1960
    CEMSearch: Name: Martha M. Goodfellow; Maiden: Valleau; Born: 1865; Died: 1960; Age 95y; Notes: Wife of Charles J. Goodfellow; Buried: Mount Olivet, Brighton Twp.; Other names: Cecil Valleau Goodfellow (1894-1979), Charles J. Goodfellow (1864-1950), Edna M. Goodfellow (Skinkle)(1896-1970)
    Note: Martha and her daughter Bertha died 2 days apart and were buried on the same day " ... Bertha at Salem then Martha at Mount Olivet .. " per Bernice (Buchanan) Brown, Sep 2, 2004
    Note: Year is wrong - a transcription error5,4
  • Census: April 1871; Percy Twp., Northumberland Co., Ontario; Age 6 at 1871 Census: see William Valleau6
  • Census: April 1881; Percy Twp., Northumberland Co., Ontario; Age 15 at 1881 Census: see William Valleau7
  • Married Name: 20 April 1887; Goodfellow
  • Census: April 1891; Brighton Twp, Northumberland Co., Ontario; Age 25 at 1891 Census: see Charles Goodfellow8
  • Census*: April 1901; Brighton Twp., Northumberland Co., Ontario; Age 36 at 1901 Census: see Charles Goodfellow9
  • Residence*: 20 February 1906; Conc 8 Lot 33, Brighton Twp, Northumberland Co., Ontario; Land Records show that Charles J. Goodfellow sold 100 acres (W 1/2) to Martha M. Goodfellow10
  • Census: 5 June 1911; Brighton Twp., Codrington, Northumberland Co., Ontario; Age 44 at 1911 Census: see Charles Goodfellow1
  • Note*: 19 May 1921; Methodist Church; Yearly Card of Membership: Tweedsmuir Histories of Codrington includes a copy of a membership card for Mrs. Chas. Goodfellow, for the period ending may 19, 1921

Family: Charles James Goodfellow b. 27 Aug 1864, d. 19 Feb 1950

  • Marriage*: 20 April 1887; Percy Twp., Northumberland Co., Ontario; Marriage Reg'n: Groom: Charles J. Goodfellow; Age: 22; Res. & Born: Brighton Twp.; Status: bachelor; Occ: farmer; Parents: William & Anna Goodfellow; Bride: Martha M. Valleau; Age: 21; Res. & Born: Percy Twp.; Status: single; Parents: William & Mariah Valleau; Witnesses: Andrew Valleau, Percy Twp. & Emma Goodfellow, Brighton Twp.; Date: April 20, 1887; Location: Percy Twp.; Rel.: Methodist; Performed by: Rev. S. A. Duprau; Principal=Charles James Goodfellow2

Citations

  1. [S60] Unknown author, 1911 Canada Census, Record Type: microfilm.
  2. [S8] Unknown author, Ontario Archives, Record Type: Microfilm, 008662 - 1887.
  3. [S42] Brighton Ensign.
  4. [S39] Unknown name of person unknown record type, unknown repository, unknown repository address.
  5. [S15] Unknown author, Tombstone Inscription.
  6. [S14] Unknown author, 1871 Canada Census, Record Type: microfilm, Age 6.
  7. [S16] Unknown author, 1881 Canada Census, Record Type: microfilm, Age 15.
  8. [S6] Unknown author, 1891 Canada Census, Record Type: microfilm, Age 25.
  9. [S13] Unknown author, 1901 Canada Census, Record Type: microfilm, Age 36.
  10. [S46] Unknown location, Ontario Land Registry Records; unknown film.

Cecil Valleau Goodfellow

M, #677, b. 30 August 1894, d. 16 October 1979

  • Birth*: 30 August 1894; Brighton Twp., Northumberland Co., Ontario; Date Aug 30 1894 per 1901 Census. Date Aug 1894 per 1911 Census.1,2
  • Marriage*: 13 September 1916; Presbyterian Church, Warkworth, Northumberland Co., Ontario; Marriage Reg'n.#015812: Groom: Cecil V. Goodfellow; Age: 22; Res. & Born: Brighton Twp.; Status: bachelor; Occ.: farmer; Rel.: Meth.; Parents: Charles Goodfellwo & Martha Valleau; Bride: Edna M. Skinkle; Age: 20; Res. & Born: Percy Twp.; Status: spinster; Rel.: Pres.; Parents: George Skinkle & Ellen Clapperton; Witnesses: Nellie M. Skinkle, Warkworth & Elmer Oliver, Campbellford; Date: Sep 13 1916; Place: Percy Twp.; Performed by: Ellory? Morrow, Warkworth, Pres.; Sworn at Warkworth, Sep 11, 116 (Ontario Marriage Registrations, MS 932, Reel 391, #015812 - Ontario Archives & ancestry.com); Principal=Edna Mae Skinkle3
  • Death*: 16 October 1979; Trenton Memorial Hospital, Trenton, Hastings Co., Ontario; Tweedsmuir Histories: Cecil Valleau Goodfellow, 2 Francis Street, Brighton, passed away in Trenton Memorial Hospital October 16 after a lengthy illness. He was 85."4
  • Burial*: 19 October 1979; Mount Olivet Cemetery, Brighton Twp., Northumberland Co., Ontario; Memorial (see Exhibit) Goodfellow; Father; Cecil Valleau; 1894-1979; Mother; Edna M. Skinkle; 1896-1970
    CEMSearch: Name: Cecil Valleau Goodfellow; Born: 1894; Died: 1979; Age: 85y; Notes: Husband of Edna M. Skinklel; Buried: Mount Olivet Cemetery, Brighton Twp.; Other names: Charles J. Goodfellow (1864-1950), Edna M. Goodfellow (Skinkle)(1896-1970), Martha M. Goodfellow (Valleau)(1865-1960)5,6
  • Census*: April 1901; Brighton Twp., Northumberland Co., Ontario; Age 6 at 1901 Census: see Charles Goodfellow7
  • Census: 5 June 1911; Brighton Twp., Codrington, Northumberland Co., Ontario; Age 16 at 1911 Census: see Charles Goodfellow2
  • Note*: 21 June 1916; Percy Twp., Norham, Northumberland Co., Ontario; Witness at marriage of William Busby Buchanan and Martha M. Goodfellow
  • Note: circa 1930; Brighton Twp., Orland, Northumberland Co., Ontario; Cecil Goodfellow appears in The Latimer Photos which were taken by Hugh Latimer during the late 1920s and early 1930s at his father's Geneal Store in Orland. (The Latimer Photos, Codrington Public Library)8
  • Residence*: 11 April 1932; Conc 8 Lot 34, Brighton Twp, Mount Olivet, Northumberland Co., Ontario; Land Records show that Wallace Ames (widower) sold the E 1/2 to Cecil V. Goodfellow for $4,600. ITS Date Apr 11 1932.9
  • Residence: 5 June 1942; Conc 8 Lot 34, Brighton Twp, Mount Olivet, Northumberland Co., Ontario; Land Records show that Cecil V. Goodfellow sold 3/4 of an acre to Margorie D. MacIver. ITS Date Jun 5 1942.9
  • Residence: 2 June 1960; Conc 8 Lot 33, Brighton Twp, Mount Olivet, Northumberland Co., Ontario; Land Records show that Cecil V. Goodfellow sold 100 acres (W 1/2) to Douglas C. Goodfellow. ITS Date Jun 2 1960.9
  • Occupation*: 1966; Director of Hamilton Twp. Farmer's Mutual Fire Insurance Co. for 30 years.
    See 50th anniv notice
  • Residence: 12 April 1966; Conc 8 Lot 34, Brighton Twp, Mount Olivet, Northumberland Co., Ontario; Land Records show that Cecil V. Goodfellow & wife sold the E 1/2 to Douglas C. Goodfellow. ITS Date Apr 12 1966.9
  • Note: 13 September 1966; Brighton Twp., Northumberland Co., Ontario; The Tweedsmuir Histories of Codrington includes: Mr. & Mrs. Cecil Valleau Goodfellow celebrated their Golden Wedding Sept. 13, 1966 at an open house occasion. They were married by Rev. E. L. Morrow, Warkworth Presbyterian Church. Their family, L to R. include Georgina (Mrs. Grant Finnie), Peterborough, Doreen ( Mrs. Jack Phillips), Belleville; Bruce, Kingston; Dorothy (Mrs. Roderick Cameron), Belleville; William H., Almonte; Mae (Mrs. Max Morgan), Hilton; Douglas, Codrington; Helen (Mrs. Clinton Hough), Peterborough. There are 21 grandchildren and 3 great grandchildren.
    Cecil has been a farmer for many years and a director of Hamilton Twp. Farmers Mutual Fire Insurance Co. for 30 years. There were 200 quests who called. Greetings were sent by Ho. John Robarts & Prime Minister Pearson, Rt Hon. John Deifenbaker, and Russell Rowe M.L.A. presented a plaque.4
  • Residence: before 16 October 1979; 2 Francis Street, Brighton, Northumberland Co., Ontario; Per Death Notice

Family: Edna Mae Skinkle b. 20 Apr 1897, d. 19 Jun 1970

  • Marriage*: 13 September 1916; Presbyterian Church, Warkworth, Northumberland Co., Ontario; Marriage Reg'n.#015812: Groom: Cecil V. Goodfellow; Age: 22; Res. & Born: Brighton Twp.; Status: bachelor; Occ.: farmer; Rel.: Meth.; Parents: Charles Goodfellwo & Martha Valleau; Bride: Edna M. Skinkle; Age: 20; Res. & Born: Percy Twp.; Status: spinster; Rel.: Pres.; Parents: George Skinkle & Ellen Clapperton; Witnesses: Nellie M. Skinkle, Warkworth & Elmer Oliver, Campbellford; Date: Sep 13 1916; Place: Percy Twp.; Performed by: Ellory? Morrow, Warkworth, Pres.; Sworn at Warkworth, Sep 11, 116 (Ontario Marriage Registrations, MS 932, Reel 391, #015812 - Ontario Archives & ancestry.com); Principal=Edna Mae Skinkle3

Citations

  1. [S13] Unknown author, 1901 Canada Census, Record Type: microfilm.
  2. [S60] Unknown author, 1911 Canada Census, Record Type: microfilm.
  3. [S8] Unknown author, Ontario Archives, Record Type: Microfilm.
  4. [S52] Unknown location, Tweedsmuir Histories; unknown film.
  5. [S15] Unknown author, Tombstone Inscription.
  6. [S39] Unknown name of person unknown record type, unknown repository, unknown repository address.
  7. [S13] Unknown author, 1901 Canada Census, Record Type: microfilm, Age 6.
  8. [S87] Unknown subject unknown record type; unknown repository.
  9. [S46] Unknown location, Ontario Land Registry Records; unknown film.