Matthew Arthur1

M, #52258, b. 20 December 1825, d. 28 November 1907

  • Birth*: 20 December 1825; Hillier Twp., Prince Edward Co., Ontario; Date Dec 20 1825 per Memorial. Date 1824 & location Cda. per 1851 Census.
    "Hugh Arthur, eldest son of the pioneer, had twelve children. I. Hugh Arthur, m. Annie Cunningham; set. Hillier. Issue : (1) Matthew, (2) Charles, (3) Sarah A., (4) Charles, (5) James, (6) Mary J., (7) Hugh, (8) Margaret, (9) Phoebe, (10) Daniel C., (11) Catharine and (12) Elijah C. The father d. 1874, aged 75 yrs., the mother, 1887, aged 81 yrs." per “Pioneer Life on the Bay of Quinte”, pg. 99. Date 1826 & location Ont. per 1881 Census.1,2,3,4
  • Marriage*: before 1856; Ontario; "(1) Matthew Arthur, m. Margaret Doherty; set. Brighton. Issue: (a) Dr. Charles E. Arthur, m. Ezabel Dulmage, set. Nelson, B.C. Issue: Margaret. (b) Dr. Robert H. Arthur, m. Louise Lockwood; set. Sudbury. Issue: Margaret E., Wilfred, Raymond and Dorothy. (c) Matthew S. Arthur, unm.; set. Homestead." per “Pioneer Life on the Bay of Quinte”, pg. 101.
    per 1881 Census.; Principal=Margaret Dougherty1,2
  • Death*: 28 November 1907; Date Nov 28 1907 per Memorial.4
  • Burial*: 30 November 1907; Woods Cemetery, Cramahe Twp., Northumberland Co., Ontario; Memorial: (See Exhibit) Matthew Arthur; Born Dec. 20 1825; Died Nov. 28, 1907; Also His Wife; Margaret Doughtery; Born Oct. 8, 1829; Died Jan 2, 1906 (Woods Cemetery, July 14 2009)4
  • Census: 1852; Hillier Twp., Prince Edward Co., Ontario; Age 27 at 1851 Census: see Hugh Arthur3
  • Note*: circa 1860; Brighton, Northumberland Co., Ontario; "His eldest son, Matthew Arthur, married a great-granddaughter of Ovid Simpson, the famous old pioneer," per “Pioneer Life on the Bay of Quinte”, pg. 100.
    Note: Matthew Arthur, son of Hugh, married Margaret Doughery, daughter of Bernard Dougherty and Margaret Simpson, who was a daugter of John Simpson and Sophia Nix. John Simpson was a son of Obediah Simpson and Mary Lord.2
  • Residence: 1875; Conc 2 Lot 4, Brighton Twp., Northumberland Co., Ontario; Year Settled - 1875 - per County Atlas.5
  • Residence: 1876; Hallowell Twp., Prince Edward Co., Ontario; "One son, Nathaniel L. Swetman, became a sailor and sailed on the lakes for some years. But in 1870 he started farming and rented a hundred and fifty acres in Ameliasburgh. In 1876 he came into Hallowell and bought his present farm of a hundred and fifty acres near Bloomfield, from Matthew Arthur." per "Pioneer Life on the Bay of Quinte", pg. 741.2
  • Residence*: 1878; Conc 2 Lot 4, Brighton Twp., Northumberland Co., Ontario; County Atlas: Name: Matthew Arthur; Nativity: Cda.; Business: farmer; Year Settled: 1875; Post Office: Brighton; Township: Brighton; County: Northumberland; Date: 1878; Conc & Lot: II, 4 - 53
    Note: This Conc 2, Lot 4, is part of the original Crown Grant of Obadiah Simpson, first settler at Brighton. It is on the north side of Highway 2, on the west side of Percy St.5
  • Census*: April 1881; Brighton Twp., Northumberland Co., Ontario; Age 55 at 1881 Census: Arthur, Matthew, 55, b. Ont., Irish, Pres., farmer, married; Margaret, 50, b. Ont., Irish, Pres., married; Edward C., 24, b. Ont., Irish, Pres., lab., single; Robert H., 19, b. Ont., Irish, Pres., Teacher, single; Matthew L., 11; Dougherty, Margaret, 72, b. Ont., Irish, Bapt. (familysearch.org)
    Note 1: Margaret Dougherty may be Margaret Simpson who is shown to have married Bernard Dougherty - dates and names work.
    Note 2: Robert H. may be Dr. R. H. Arthur who is shown to have married Anna Louise Lockwood.1
  • Residence: circa 1904; Conc 2 Lot 4, Brighton Twp., Northumberland Co., Ontario; "Hugh Arthur, eldest son of the pioneer, had twelve children. His eldest son, Matthew Arthur, married a great-granddaughter of Ovid Simpson, the famous old pioneer, and now occupies the Ovid Simpson farm in Brighton. It was cleared more than a century ago, and enjoys perhaps, the most desirable location in the township, commanding picturesque views of the Bay of Quinte, of Lake Ontario and of the surrounding country. Mr. Arthur lives in a fine old mansion, well protected in winter and summer alike, by a beautiful grove of pine and maple." per “Pioneer Life on the Bay of Quinte”, pg. 100.
    Note: The County Atlas shows Matthew Arthur on Conc 2, Lot 4, the same lot granted to Obediah Simpsonm the first settler in the area.2

Family: Margaret Dougherty b. 8 Oct 1829, d. 2 Jan 1906

  • Marriage*: before 1856; Ontario; "(1) Matthew Arthur, m. Margaret Doherty; set. Brighton. Issue: (a) Dr. Charles E. Arthur, m. Ezabel Dulmage, set. Nelson, B.C. Issue: Margaret. (b) Dr. Robert H. Arthur, m. Louise Lockwood; set. Sudbury. Issue: Margaret E., Wilfred, Raymond and Dorothy. (c) Matthew S. Arthur, unm.; set. Homestead." per “Pioneer Life on the Bay of Quinte”, pg. 101.
    per 1881 Census.; Principal=Margaret Dougherty1,2

Citations

  1. [S16] Unknown author, 1881 Canada Census, Record Type: microfilm.
  2. [S27] Unknown compiler, Pioneer Life.
  3. [S11] Unknown author, 1851 Canada Census, Record Type: microfilm.
  4. [S15] Unknown author, Tombstone Inscription.
  5. [S40] Unknown agency, Ontario County Atlas.

Margaret Dougherty1,2,3

F, #52259, b. 8 October 1829, d. 2 January 1906

  • Birth*: 8 October 1829; Ontario; Date Oct 8 1829 per Memorial. Date 1831 & location Ont. per 1881 Census.2,4
  • Marriage*: before 1856; Ontario; "(1) Matthew Arthur, m. Margaret Doherty; set. Brighton. Issue: (a) Dr. Charles E. Arthur, m. Ezabel Dulmage, set. Nelson, B.C. Issue: Margaret. (b) Dr. Robert H. Arthur, m. Louise Lockwood; set. Sudbury. Issue: Margaret E., Wilfred, Raymond and Dorothy. (c) Matthew S. Arthur, unm.; set. Homestead." per “Pioneer Life on the Bay of Quinte”, pg. 101.
    per 1881 Census.; Principal=Matthew Arthur2,3
  • Death*: 2 January 1906; Date Jan 2 1906 per Memorial.4
  • Burial*: 4 January 1906; Woods Cemetery, Cramahe Twp., Northumberland Co., Ontario; Memorial: (See Exhibit) Matthew Arthur; Born Dec. 20 1825; Died Nov. 28, 1907; Also His Wife; Margaret Doughtery; Born Oct. 8, 1829; Died Jan 2, 1906 (Woods Cemetery, July 14 2009)4
  • Married Name: before 1856; Arthur2
  • Note*: circa 1860; Brighton, Northumberland Co., Ontario; "His eldest son, Matthew Arthur, married a great-granddaughter of Ovid Simpson, the famous old pioneer," per “Pioneer Life on the Bay of Quinte”, pg. 100.
    Note: Matthew Arthur, son of Hugh, married Margaret Doughery, daughter of Bernard Dougherty and Margaret Simpson, who was a daugter of John Simpson and Sophia Nix. John Simpson was a son of Obediah Simpson and Mary Lord.3
  • Census*: April 1881; Brighton Twp., Northumberland Co., Ontario; Age 50 at 1881 Census: see Matthew Arthur2

Family: Matthew Arthur b. 20 Dec 1825, d. 28 Nov 1907

  • Marriage*: before 1856; Ontario; "(1) Matthew Arthur, m. Margaret Doherty; set. Brighton. Issue: (a) Dr. Charles E. Arthur, m. Ezabel Dulmage, set. Nelson, B.C. Issue: Margaret. (b) Dr. Robert H. Arthur, m. Louise Lockwood; set. Sudbury. Issue: Margaret E., Wilfred, Raymond and Dorothy. (c) Matthew S. Arthur, unm.; set. Homestead." per “Pioneer Life on the Bay of Quinte”, pg. 101.
    per 1881 Census.; Principal=Matthew Arthur2,3

Citations

  1. Margaret Doherty per “Pioneer Life on the Bay of Quinte”, pg. 101.
  2. [S16] Unknown author, 1881 Canada Census, Record Type: microfilm.
  3. [S27] Unknown compiler, Pioneer Life.
  4. [S15] Unknown author, Tombstone Inscription.

Dr. Charles Edward Arthur1,2,3

M, #52260, b. 1857
  • Birth*: 1857; Ontario; Date 1857 & location Ont. per 1881 Census. "(1) Matthew Arthur, m. Margaret Doherty; set. Brighton. Issue: (a) Dr. Charles E. Arthur, m. Ezabel Dulmage, set. Nelson, B.C. Issue: Margaret. (b) Dr. Robert H. Arthur, m. Louise Lockwood; set. Sudbury. Issue: Margaret E., Wilfred, Raymond and Dorothy. (c) Matthew S. Arthur, unm.; set. Homestead." per “Pioneer Life on the Bay of Quinte”, pg. 101.2,3
  • Marriage*: circa 1885; per “Pioneer Life on the Bay of Quinte”, pg. 101.; Principal=Ezabel Dulmage3
  • Census*: April 1881; Brighton Twp., Northumberland Co., Ontario; Age 24 at 1881 Census: see Matthew Arthur2
  • Residence*: circa 1900; Nelson, British Columbia; per “Pioneer Life on the Bay of Quinte”, pg. 101.3
  • Residence: 1904; Nelson, British Columbia; "His youngest son, Matthew S., is at home and unmarried. His other two sons are physicians in successful practice; Charles E. being located at Nelson, B.C., and Robert H. at Sudbury." per “Pioneer Life on the Bay of Quinte”, pg. 100.3

Family: Ezabel Dulmage b. c 1860

Citations

  1. Edward C. per 1881 Census. Dr. Charles E. per “Pioneer Life on the Bay of Quinte”, pg. 101.
  2. [S16] Unknown author, 1881 Canada Census, Record Type: microfilm.
  3. [S27] Unknown compiler, Pioneer Life.

Matthew S. Arthur1,2,3

M, #52261, b. 1870
  • Birth*: 1870; Ontario; Date 1870 & location Ont. per 1881 Census. per “Pioneer Life on the Bay of Quinte”, pg. 101.2,3
  • Census*: April 1881; Brighton Twp., Northumberland Co., Ontario; Age 11 at 1881 Census: see Matthew Arthur2
  • Residence*: 1904; Conc 2 Lot 4, Brighton Twp., Northumberland Co., Ontario; "His youngest son, Matthew S., is at home and unmarried. His other two sons are physicians in successful practice; Charles E. being located at Nelson, B.C., and Robert H. at Sudbury." per “Pioneer Life on the Bay of Quinte”, pg. 100.3

Citations

  1. Matthew L. per 1881 Census. Matthew S. per “Pioneer Life on the Bay of Quinte”, pg. 101.
  2. [S16] Unknown author, 1881 Canada Census, Record Type: microfilm.
  3. [S27] Unknown compiler, Pioneer Life.

Matthew Arthur1

M, #52262, b. 1805, d. 1889
  • Birth*: 1805; Tyrone Co., Ireland; Date 1805 & location Ireland per 1871 Census. Date 1806 & location Ireland per 1861 Census. Date 1805 & location Ireland per 1871 Census. Date 1804 & location Ireland per 1851 Census. per “Pioneer Life on the Bay of Quinte”, pg. 100.1,2,3,4
  • Marriage*: before 1836; Hillier Twp., Prince Edward Co., Ontario; per 1851 Census. "IV. Matthew Arthur, m. Mary Byers; set. Hither. Issue: (1) Anna, (2) Esther J., (3) Thomas J., (4) Matilda, (5) Eliza, (6) Catharine 5;, (7) Robert B., (8) Matthew, (9) Margaret A. and (10) William H. The father d. 1889, aged 84 yrs.; the mother, 1880, aged 62 yrs." per “Pioneer Life on the Bay of Quinte”, pg. 100.
    per GEDCOM of Keith Armstrong, Oct 16, 2006.; Principal=Mary Byers5,2,3
  • Death*: 1889; Hillier Twp., Prince Edward Co., Ontario; " ... The father d. 1889, aged 84 yrs.; the mother, 1880, aged 62 yrs."2
  • Census: 1852; Hillier Twp., Prince Edward Co., Ontario; Age 47 at 1851 Census: Arthur, Matthew, 47, b. Ireland, F. E. Pres., farmer, married; Mary, 32, b. Ireland, Pres., married; Esther J., 13, b. Cda.; Thomas J., 9; Mary M., 7; Eliza M., 5; Victoria, 13
  • Residence*: circa 1860; Hillier Twp., Prince Edward Co., Ontario; " ... Thomas Flagler ... he removed to what was then known as Pleasant Valley, now Hillier, where he bought a farm, which was afterwards sold to Matthew Arthur and eventually to Stephen Nease, the present occupant." per "Pioneer Life on the Bay of Quinte", pg. 325.2
  • Census: April 1861; Hillier Twp., Prince Edward Co., Ontario; Age 55 at 1861 Census: Arthur, Mathew, 55, b. Ireland, FC, farmer, married; Mary, 42, b. Ireland, FC, married; Thomas, 18, b. UC, FC, single; Robert, 7; Mathew, 4; Ann, 23; Esther, 21; Mary M., 15; Eliza M., 14; Sarah C., 10; Margaret, 14
  • Residence: April 1861; Conc 3 Lot 20, Hillier Twp., Prince Edward Co., Ontario; Residence per 1861 Census: Conc 3, Lot 20 & 21, Hillier Twp., 135 acres.4
  • Residence: April 1871; Conc 3 Lot 20 & 21, Hillier Twp., Prince Edward Co., Ontario; Residence per 1871 Census: Conc 3, Lot 20 & 21, Hillier Twp., 140 acres, owner1
  • Census*: April 1871; Hillier Twp., Prince Edward Co., Ontario; Age 66 at 1871 Census: Arthur, Matthew, 66, b. Ireland, Irish, C. Pres., farmer, married; Mary, 51, b. Ireland, Irish, C. Pres., married; Ann, 32, b. Ont., Irish, C. Pres., single; Thomas, J., 26, b. Ont., Irish, C. Pres., Waggon Maker, single; Matilda, 23, b. Ont., Irish, C. Pres., School Teacher, single; Eliza, 20; Sarah C., 18; Robert, 16; Matthew, 13; Margaret, 9; William, 7 (1871 Census: Hillier Twp., div. 2, pg. 54, line 11 - Conc 3, Lot 20 & 21, 140 acres, owner)1
  • Residence: 1878; Conc 3 Lot 20, Hillier Twp., Prince Edward Co., Ontario; County Atlas: Name: Matthew Arthur; Township: Hillier; County: Prince Edward Co.; Date: 1878; Conc & Lot: III, 20 - 137 & III, 21
    Note: Lot 21 has the village of Hillier at its south end.6

Family: Mary Byers b. 1818, d. 1880

  • Marriage*: before 1836; Hillier Twp., Prince Edward Co., Ontario; per 1851 Census. "IV. Matthew Arthur, m. Mary Byers; set. Hither. Issue: (1) Anna, (2) Esther J., (3) Thomas J., (4) Matilda, (5) Eliza, (6) Catharine 5;, (7) Robert B., (8) Matthew, (9) Margaret A. and (10) William H. The father d. 1889, aged 84 yrs.; the mother, 1880, aged 62 yrs." per “Pioneer Life on the Bay of Quinte”, pg. 100.
    per GEDCOM of Keith Armstrong, Oct 16, 2006.; Principal=Mary Byers5,2,3

Citations

  1. [S14] Unknown author, 1871 Canada Census, Record Type: microfilm.
  2. [S27] Unknown compiler, Pioneer Life.
  3. [S11] Unknown author, 1851 Canada Census, Record Type: microfilm.
  4. [S10] Unknown author, 1861 Canada Census, Record Type: microfilm.
  5. [S22] Rootsweb, online unknown url.
  6. [S40] Unknown agency, Ontario County Atlas.

Hugh Arthur1

M, #52263, b. 1800, d. 1874
  • Birth*: 1800; Tyrone Co., Ireland; Date 1800 & location Ireland per 1871 Census.Date 1799 & location Ireland per 1861 Census. Date 1798 & location Ireland per 1851 Census. Date 1799 & location Tyron Co., Ireland per “Pioneer Life on the Bay of Quinte”, pg. 98 & 100.1,2,3,4
  • Marriage*: circa 1825; Hillier, Prince Edward Co., Ontario; "Hugh Arthur, eldest son of the pioneer, had twelve children. I. Hugh Arthur, m. Annie Cunningham; set. Hillier. Issue : (1) Matthew, (2) Charles, (3) Sarah A., (4) Charles, (5) James, (6) Mary J., (7) Hugh, (8) Margaret, (9) Phoebe, (10) Daniel C., (11) Catharine and (12) Elijah C. The father d. 1874, aged 75 yrs., the mother, 1887, aged 81 yrs." per “Pioneer Life on the Bay of Quinte”, pg. 99.; Principal=Anne Cunningham2
  • Death*: 1874; Hillier Twp., Prince Edward Co., Ontario; "The father d. 1874, aged 75 yrs., the mother, 1887, aged 81 yrs." per “Pioneer Life on the Bay of Quinte”, pg. 100.2
  • Immigration*: circa 1823; Hillier Twp., Stinson Block, Prince Edward Co., Ontario; "The two eldest sons, Hugh and George, emigrated to Canada, where Hugh bought and settled on a farm in the Stinson block in Hillier township, and George eventually moved from Hillier and settled in Murray." per “Pioneer Life on the Bay of Quinte”, pg. 98.
    "Descendants of the family retain in their possession two letters written by Matthew Arthur, father, to his sons in Canada. They were dated in the years 1824 and 1825, and are sealed with a wafer and addressed in the old style: “To Hugh Arthur, of Hallowell, County of Prince Edward, Upper Canada. Packet 3, N. 29-1, N. 8-5.4.5.”, the postage for one letter was three shillings and four pence, or eighty cents." per “Pioneer Life on the Bay of Quinte”, pg. 98.2
  • Residence*: 1840; Hillier Twp., Prince Edward Co., Ontario; "The widow with her family made her way along the St. Lawrence river into Prince Edward county, where she found her sons, Hugh and George, settled in Hillier. As her husband’s last words of advice to her were to invest in land in Canada, she bought farms for her children in Hillier and that district." per “Pioneer Life on the Bay of Quinte”, pg. 98.2
  • Census: 1852; Hillier Twp., Prince Edward Co., Ontario; Age 53 at 1851 Census: Arthur, Hugh, 53, b. Ireland, C. Pres., farmer, married; Anna, 46, b. Cda., C. Pres., married; Mathew, 27; Sarah A., 23; Charles, 21; James, 19; Mary J., 17; Hugh, 15; Phebe, 11; Daniel, 8; Elijah, 33
  • Census: April 1861; Hillier Twp., Prince Edward Co., Ontario; Age 62 at 1861 Census: Arthur, Hugh, 62, b. Ireland, FC, farmer, married; Anna, 55, b. CW, FC, married; Sarah A., 31; Charles, 30; James, 27; Mary J., 25; Hugh, 23; Phebe, 20; Daniel, 17; Byers, Hester A., 16; Margaret J., 13; Matthew, 94
  • Residence: April 1861; Stinson Block Lot 13 & 15, Hillier Twp., Prince Edward Co., Ontario; Residence per 1861 Census: Stinson Block, Lot 13 & 15, Hillier Twp., 300 acres.4
  • Residence: April 1871; Stinson Block, Hillier Twp., Prince Edward Co., Ontario; Residence per 1871 Census: Stinson Block, 200 acres, owner1
  • Census*: April 1871; Hillier Twp., Prince Edward Co., Ontario; Age 71 at 1871 Census: Arthur, Hugh, 71, b. Ireland, Irish, C. Pres., farmer, married; Anna, 66, b. Ont., Irish, C. Pres., married; Charles, 39, b. Ont., Irish, C. Pres., Storekeeper, widower; Daniel, 26, b. Ont., Irish, C. Pres., Storekeeper, single; Byers, Hester A., 24, b. Ont., Irish, C. Pres., single; Margaret J., 22; Matthew T., 20, farm lab.; Arthur, Anna N., 4
    (1871 Census: Hillier Twp., div. 2, pg. 21, C-9989, Stinson Block, 200 acres, owner)1

Family: Anne Cunningham b. 1806, d. 1887

  • Marriage*: circa 1825; Hillier, Prince Edward Co., Ontario; "Hugh Arthur, eldest son of the pioneer, had twelve children. I. Hugh Arthur, m. Annie Cunningham; set. Hillier. Issue : (1) Matthew, (2) Charles, (3) Sarah A., (4) Charles, (5) James, (6) Mary J., (7) Hugh, (8) Margaret, (9) Phoebe, (10) Daniel C., (11) Catharine and (12) Elijah C. The father d. 1874, aged 75 yrs., the mother, 1887, aged 81 yrs." per “Pioneer Life on the Bay of Quinte”, pg. 99.; Principal=Anne Cunningham2

Citations

  1. [S14] Unknown author, 1871 Canada Census, Record Type: microfilm.
  2. [S27] Unknown compiler, Pioneer Life.
  3. [S11] Unknown author, 1851 Canada Census, Record Type: microfilm.
  4. [S10] Unknown author, 1861 Canada Census, Record Type: microfilm.

Mary Byers1

F, #52264, b. 1818, d. 1880
  • Birth*: 1818; Ireland; Date 1820 & location Ireland per 1871 Census. Date 1819 & location Ireland per 1861 Census. Date 1819 & location Ireland per 1851 Census. Date 1818 per GEDCOM of Keith Armstrong, Oct 16, 2006.1,2,3,4
  • Marriage*: before 1836; Hillier Twp., Prince Edward Co., Ontario; per 1851 Census. "IV. Matthew Arthur, m. Mary Byers; set. Hither. Issue: (1) Anna, (2) Esther J., (3) Thomas J., (4) Matilda, (5) Eliza, (6) Catharine 5;, (7) Robert B., (8) Matthew, (9) Margaret A. and (10) William H. The father d. 1889, aged 84 yrs.; the mother, 1880, aged 62 yrs." per “Pioneer Life on the Bay of Quinte”, pg. 100.
    per GEDCOM of Keith Armstrong, Oct 16, 2006.; Principal=Matthew Arthur1,5,2
  • Death*: 1880; Hillier Twp., Prince Edward Co., Ontario; " ... The father d. 1889, aged 84 yrs.; the mother, 1880, aged 62 yrs."5
  • Married Name: before 1836; Arthur1
  • Census*: 1852; Hillier Twp., Prince Edward Co., Ontario; Age 32 at 1851 Census: see Matthew Arthur2
  • Census: April 1861; Hillier Twp., Prince Edward Co., Ontario; Age 42 at 1861 Census: see Matthew Arthur3
  • Census: April 1871; Hillier Twp., Prince Edward Co., Ontario; Age 51 at 1871 Census: see Matthew Arthur4

Family: Matthew Arthur b. 1805, d. 1889

  • Marriage*: before 1836; Hillier Twp., Prince Edward Co., Ontario; per 1851 Census. "IV. Matthew Arthur, m. Mary Byers; set. Hither. Issue: (1) Anna, (2) Esther J., (3) Thomas J., (4) Matilda, (5) Eliza, (6) Catharine 5;, (7) Robert B., (8) Matthew, (9) Margaret A. and (10) William H. The father d. 1889, aged 84 yrs.; the mother, 1880, aged 62 yrs." per “Pioneer Life on the Bay of Quinte”, pg. 100.
    per GEDCOM of Keith Armstrong, Oct 16, 2006.; Principal=Matthew Arthur1,5,2

Citations

  1. [S22] Rootsweb, online unknown url.
  2. [S11] Unknown author, 1851 Canada Census, Record Type: microfilm.
  3. [S10] Unknown author, 1861 Canada Census, Record Type: microfilm.
  4. [S14] Unknown author, 1871 Canada Census, Record Type: microfilm.
  5. [S27] Unknown compiler, Pioneer Life.

? Arthur1

F, #52265, b. circa 1810
  • Birth*: circa 1810; Tyrone Co., Ireland; "Their letters to the old folks at home were cheering and inspiring, and very different from those which their father was receiving from his two sisters in the Carolinas, who suffered sad misfortunes; one almost dying from ague, and the other losing a child through fever." per “Pioneer Life on the Bay of Quinte”, pg. 98.1

Citations

  1. [S27] Unknown compiler, Pioneer Life.

? Arthur1

F, #52266, b. 1804
  • Birth*: 1804; Tyrone Co., Ireland; "Their letters to the old folks at home were cheering and inspiring, and very different from those which their father was receiving from his two sisters in the Carolinas, who suffered sad misfortunes; one almost dying from ague, and the other losing a child through fever." per “Pioneer Life on the Bay of Quinte”, pg. 98.1

Citations

  1. [S27] Unknown compiler, Pioneer Life.

Anne Arthur1

F, #52267, b. 1823
  • Birth*: 1823; Tyrone Co., Ireland; "Until she died, she lived with her daughter, Anne, who married Robert Byers." per “Pioneer Life on the Bay of Quinte”, pg. 98.1
  • Marriage*: circa 1845; Ontario; "Until she died, she lived with her daughter, Anne, who married Robert Byers." per “Pioneer Life on the Bay of Quinte”, pg. 98.; Principal=Robert Byers1
  • Married Name: circa 1845; Byers1

Family: Robert Byers b. c 1820

Citations

  1. [S27] Unknown compiler, Pioneer Life.

Robert Byers1

M, #52268, b. circa 1820
  • Birth*: circa 1820; per “Pioneer Life on the Bay of Quinte”, pg. 98.1
  • Marriage*: circa 1845; Ontario; "Until she died, she lived with her daughter, Anne, who married Robert Byers." per “Pioneer Life on the Bay of Quinte”, pg. 98.; Principal=Anne Arthur1
  • Residence*: circa 1880; Rochester, Monroe Co., New York, U.S.A.; per “Pioneer Life on the Bay of Quinte”, pg. 101.1

Family: Anne Arthur b. 1823

Citations

  1. [S27] Unknown compiler, Pioneer Life.

Anne Cunningham1

F, #52269, b. 1806, d. 1887
  • Birth*: 1806; Ontario; Date 1806 & location Cw per 1861 Census. Date 1805 & location Cda. per 1851 Census. per “Pioneer Life on the Bay of Quinte”, pg. 98.1,2,3
  • Marriage*: circa 1825; Hillier, Prince Edward Co., Ontario; "Hugh Arthur, eldest son of the pioneer, had twelve children. I. Hugh Arthur, m. Annie Cunningham; set. Hillier. Issue : (1) Matthew, (2) Charles, (3) Sarah A., (4) Charles, (5) James, (6) Mary J., (7) Hugh, (8) Margaret, (9) Phoebe, (10) Daniel C., (11) Catharine and (12) Elijah C. The father d. 1874, aged 75 yrs., the mother, 1887, aged 81 yrs." per “Pioneer Life on the Bay of Quinte”, pg. 99.; Principal=Hugh Arthur1
  • Death*: 1887; Hillier Twp., Prince Edward Co., Ontario; "The father d. 1874, aged 75 yrs., the mother, 1887, aged 81 yrs." per “Pioneer Life on the Bay of Quinte”, pg. 100.1
  • Married Name: circa 1825; Arthur1
  • Census*: 1852; Hillier Twp., Prince Edward Co., Ontario; Age 46 at 1851 Census: see Hugh Arthur2
  • Census: April 1861; Hillier Twp., Prince Edward Co., Ontario; Age 55 at 1861 Census: see Hugh Arthur3

Family: Hugh Arthur b. 1800, d. 1874

Citations

  1. [S27] Unknown compiler, Pioneer Life.
  2. [S11] Unknown author, 1851 Canada Census, Record Type: microfilm.
  3. [S10] Unknown author, 1861 Canada Census, Record Type: microfilm.

Sarah A. Arthur1

F, #52271, b. 1828
  • Birth*: 1828; Hillier Twp., Prince Edward Co., Ontario; Date 1830 & location CW per 1861 Census. Date 1828 & location Cda. per 1851 Census. "Hugh Arthur, eldest son of the pioneer, had twelve children. I. Hugh Arthur, m. Annie Cunningham; set. Hillier. Issue : (1) Matthew, (2) Charles, (3) Sarah A., (4) Charles, (5) James, (6) Mary J., (7) Hugh, (8) Margaret, (9) Phoebe, (10) Daniel C., (11) Catharine and (12) Elijah C. The father d. 1874, aged 75 yrs., the mother, 1887, aged 81 yrs." per “Pioneer Life on the Bay of Quinte”, pg. 99.1,2,3
  • Marriage*: circa 1875; per “Pioneer Life on the Bay of Quinte”, pg. 99.; Principal=Rev. C. E. McLean1
  • Census*: 1852; Hillier Twp., Prince Edward Co., Ontario; Age 23 at 1851 Census: see Hugh Arthur2
  • Census: April 1861; Hillier Twp., Prince Edward Co., Ontario; Age 31 at 1861 Census: see Hugh Arthur3
  • Married Name: circa 1875; McLean1
  • Residence*: circa 1900; Hillier Twp., Prince Edward Co., Ontario; per “Pioneer Life on the Bay of Quinte”, pg. 99.1

Family: Rev. C. E. McLean b. c 1825

Citations

  1. [S27] Unknown compiler, Pioneer Life.
  2. [S11] Unknown author, 1851 Canada Census, Record Type: microfilm.
  3. [S10] Unknown author, 1861 Canada Census, Record Type: microfilm.

Charles Arthur1

M, #52272, b. 1831
  • Birth*: 1831; Hillier Twp., Prince Edward Co., Ontario; Date 1831 & location Ont. per 1871 Census. Date 1831 & location CW per 1861 Census. Date 1830 & location Cda. per 1851 Census. "Hugh Arthur, eldest son of the pioneer, had twelve children. I. Hugh Arthur, m. Annie Cunningham; set. Hillier. Issue : (1) Matthew, (2) Charles, (3) Sarah A., (4) Charles, (5)
    James, (6) Mary J., (7) Hugh, (8) Margaret, (9) Phoebe, (10) Daniel C., (11) Catharine and (12) Elijah C. The father d. 1874, aged 75 yrs., the mother, 1887, aged 81 yrs." per “Pioneer Life on the Bay of Quinte”, pg. 99.1,2,3,4
  • Marriage*: after 1862; Prince Edward Co., Ontario; Not married per 1861 Census. "Hugh Arthur, eldest son of the pioneer, had twelve children. I. Hugh Arthur, m. Annie Cunningham; set. Hillier. Issue : (1) Matthew, (2) Charles, (3) Sarah A., (4) Charles, (5) James, (6) Mary J., (7) Hugh, (8) Margaret, (9) Phoebe, (10) Daniel C., (11) Catharine and (12) Elijah C. The father d. 1874, aged 75 yrs., the mother, 1887, aged 81 yrs." .... "(4) Charles Arthur, m. Louisa Thayer; set. finally in Ohio. Issue: (a) George T. Arthur. m. Lillian Brown; set, in Ohio. Issue: Louise M., Marion B., and James A." per “Pioneer Life on the Bay of Quinte”, pg. 102.; Principal=Louisa Thayer1,2,3
  • Census*: 1852; Hillier Twp., Prince Edward Co., Ontario; Age 1830 & location Cda. per 1851 Census.2
  • Census: April 1861; Hillier Twp., Prince Edward Co., Ontario; Age 30 at 1861 Census: see Hugh Arthur3
  • Census: April 1871; Hillier Twp., Prince Edward Co., Ontario; Age 39 at 1871 Census: see Hugh Arthur4
  • Residence: 1878; Stinson Block Lot 18, Hillier Twp., Prince Edward Co., Ontario; County Atlas: Name: Charles Arthur; Township: Hillier; County: Prince Edward Co.; Date: 1878; Conc & Lot: SB, 18 - 104
    Note: Stinson Block is the land to the south and west of the Village of Consecon.5
  • Residence*: circa 1880; Ohio, U.S.A.; per “Pioneer Life on the Bay of Quinte”, pg. 101.1

Family: Louisa Thayer b. c 1830

  • Marriage*: after 1862; Prince Edward Co., Ontario; Not married per 1861 Census. "Hugh Arthur, eldest son of the pioneer, had twelve children. I. Hugh Arthur, m. Annie Cunningham; set. Hillier. Issue : (1) Matthew, (2) Charles, (3) Sarah A., (4) Charles, (5) James, (6) Mary J., (7) Hugh, (8) Margaret, (9) Phoebe, (10) Daniel C., (11) Catharine and (12) Elijah C. The father d. 1874, aged 75 yrs., the mother, 1887, aged 81 yrs." .... "(4) Charles Arthur, m. Louisa Thayer; set. finally in Ohio. Issue: (a) George T. Arthur. m. Lillian Brown; set, in Ohio. Issue: Louise M., Marion B., and James A." per “Pioneer Life on the Bay of Quinte”, pg. 102.; Principal=Louisa Thayer1,2,3

Citations

  1. [S27] Unknown compiler, Pioneer Life.
  2. [S11] Unknown author, 1851 Canada Census, Record Type: microfilm.
  3. [S10] Unknown author, 1861 Canada Census, Record Type: microfilm.
  4. [S14] Unknown author, 1871 Canada Census, Record Type: microfilm.
  5. [S40] Unknown agency, Ontario County Atlas.

James Arthur1

M, #52273, b. 1833
  • Birth*: 1833; Hillier Twp., Prince Edward Co., Ontario; Date 1833 & location Ont. per 1881 Census. Date 1833 & location Ont. per 1871 Census. Date 1834 & location CW per 1861 Census. Date 1832 & location Cda. per 1851 Census. "Hugh Arthur, eldest son of the pioneer, had twelve children. I. Hugh Arthur, m. Annie Cunningham; set. Hillier. Issue : (1) Matthew, (2) Charles, (3) Sarah A., (4) Charles, (5) James, (6) Mary J., (7) Hugh, (8) Margaret, (9) Phoebe, (10) Daniel C., (11) Catharine and (12) Elijah C. The father d. 1874, aged 75 yrs., the mother, 1887, aged 81 yrs." per “Pioneer Life on the Bay of Quinte”, pg. 99.1,2,3,4,5
  • Marriage*: before 1867; Prince Edward Co., Ontario; Not married per 1861 Census. "(5) James Arthur, m. Susanna Locie; set. Hillier. Issue: (a) Colin C. Arthur, m. Flossie B. Russell; set. Cobourg. Issue: Mary L., (b) Malcolm D. Arthur, unm.; set. on the homestead, (c) Mary J. H. Arthur, unm.; set, on the homestead." per “Pioneer Life on the Bay of Quinte”, pg. 102.; Principal=Susanna Losie1,3,4
  • Census: 1852; Hillier Twp., Prince Edward Co., Ontario; Age 19 at 1851 Census: see Hugh Arthur3
  • Census: April 1861; Hillier Twp., Prince Edward Co., Ontario; Age 27 at 1861 Census: see Hugh Arthur4
  • Census: April 1871; Hillier Twp., Prince Edward Co., Ontario; Age 38 at 1871 Census: Arthur, James, Jr., 38, b. Ont., Irish, C. Pres., farmer, married; Susannah, 41, b. Ont., Irish, C. Pres., married; Clayton c., 4; Malcolm D., 2; Mary H. J., 1 (1871 Census: Hillier Twp., div. 2, pg. 43, line 2 - Stinson Block, 100 acres, tenant)5
  • Residence: April 1871; Stinson Block, Hillier Twp., Prince Edward Co., Ontario; Residence per 1871 Census: Stinson Block, 100 acres, tenant5
  • Residence: 1878; Stinson Block Lot 18, Hillier Twp., Prince Edward Co., Ontario; County Atlas: Name: James Arthur; Township: Hillier; County: Prince Edward Co.; Date: 1878; Conc & Lot: SB, 18 - 104
    Note: SB is Stinson Block, the land to the south and west of Consecon village.6
  • Residence*: circa 1880; Hillier Twp., Prince Edward Co., Ontario; per “Pioneer Life on the Bay of Quinte”, pg. 102.1
  • Census*: April 1881; Hillier Twp., Prince Edward Co., Ontario; Age 48 at 1881 Census: Arthur, James, 48, b. Ont., Irish, Pres., farmer, married; Susannah, 52, b. Ont., Cdn., pres., married; Collin C., 13, b. Ont., Irish; Malcolm D., 12; Lena Jane, 10; Conkey, Alexander, 30, b. Ireland, Irish, Pres., famrer, single; Fleming, Ida, 23, b. Ont., Irish, single (familysearch.org)2

Family: Susanna Losie b. 1829, d. 1883

  • Marriage*: before 1867; Prince Edward Co., Ontario; Not married per 1861 Census. "(5) James Arthur, m. Susanna Locie; set. Hillier. Issue: (a) Colin C. Arthur, m. Flossie B. Russell; set. Cobourg. Issue: Mary L., (b) Malcolm D. Arthur, unm.; set. on the homestead, (c) Mary J. H. Arthur, unm.; set, on the homestead." per “Pioneer Life on the Bay of Quinte”, pg. 102.; Principal=Susanna Losie1,3,4

Citations

  1. [S27] Unknown compiler, Pioneer Life.
  2. [S16] Unknown author, 1881 Canada Census, Record Type: microfilm.
  3. [S11] Unknown author, 1851 Canada Census, Record Type: microfilm.
  4. [S10] Unknown author, 1861 Canada Census, Record Type: microfilm.
  5. [S14] Unknown author, 1871 Canada Census, Record Type: microfilm.
  6. [S40] Unknown agency, Ontario County Atlas.

Mary J. Arthur1,2

F, #52274, b. 1836
  • Birth*: 1836; Hillier Twp., Prince Edward Co., Ontario; Date 1836 & location Cw per 1861 Census. Date 1834 & location Cda. per 1851 Census. "Hugh Arthur, eldest son of the pioneer, had twelve children. I. Hugh Arthur, m. Annie Cunningham; set. Hillier. Issue : (1) Matthew, (2) Charles, (3) Sarah A., (4) Charles, (5) James, (6) Mary J., (7) Hugh, (8) Margaret, (9) Phoebe, (10) Daniel C., (11) Catharine and (12) Elijah C. The father d. 1874, aged 75 yrs., the mother, 1887, aged 81 yrs." per “Pioneer Life on the Bay of Quinte”, pg. 99.2,3,4
  • Census*: 1852; Hillier Twp., Prince Edward Co., Ontario; Age 17 at 1851 Census: see Hugh Arthur3
  • Census: April 1861; Hillier Twp., Prince Edward Co., Ontario; Age 25 at 1861 Census: see Hugh Arthur4

Citations

  1. Per “Pioneer Life on the Bay of Quinte”, pg. 102.
  2. [S27] Unknown compiler, Pioneer Life.
  3. [S11] Unknown author, 1851 Canada Census, Record Type: microfilm.
  4. [S10] Unknown author, 1861 Canada Census, Record Type: microfilm.

Hugh Arthur1

M, #52275, b. 1838
  • Birth*: 1838; Hillier Twp., Prince Edward Co., Ontario; Date 1838 & location CW per 1861 Census. Date 1836 & location Cda. per 1851 Census. "Hugh Arthur, eldest son of the pioneer, had twelve children. I. Hugh Arthur, m. Annie Cunningham; set. Hillier. Issue : (1) Matthew, (2) Charles, (3) Sarah A., (4) Charles, (5) James, (6) Mary J., (7) Hugh, (8) Margaret, (9) Phoebe, (10) Daniel C., (11) Catharine and (12) Elijah C. The father d. 1874, aged 75 yrs., the mother, 1887, aged 81 yrs." per “Pioneer Life on the Bay of Quinte”, pg. 99.1,2,3
  • Marriage*: after 1862; Prince Edward Co., Ontario; Not married per 1861 Census. "(7) Hugh Arthur, m. Sarah Marsh; set. Hillier. Issue: (a) Anna N. Arthur, m. John Campbell; set. Vancouver, B.C." per “Pioneer Life on the Bay of Quinte”, pg. 102.; Principal=Sarah Marsh1,3
  • Census*: 1852; Hillier Twp., Prince Edward Co., Ontario; Age 15 at 1851 Census: see Hugh Arthur2
  • Census: April 1861; Hillier Twp., Prince Edward Co., Ontario; Age 23 at 1861 Census: see Hugh Arthur3
  • Residence*: circa 1870; Hillier Twp., Prince Edward Co., Ontario; per “Pioneer Life on the Bay of Quinte”, pg. 102.1

Family: Sarah Marsh b. c 1835

Citations

  1. [S27] Unknown compiler, Pioneer Life.
  2. [S11] Unknown author, 1851 Canada Census, Record Type: microfilm.
  3. [S10] Unknown author, 1861 Canada Census, Record Type: microfilm.

Margaret Arthur1

F, #52276, b. circa 1833, d. circa 1845
  • Birth*: circa 1833; Hillier Twp., Prince Edward Co., Ontario; "Hugh Arthur, eldest son of the pioneer, had twelve children. I. Hugh Arthur, m. Annie Cunningham; set. Hillier. Issue : (1) Matthew, (2) Charles, (3) Sarah A., (4) Charles, (5) James, (6) Mary J., (7) Hugh, (8) Margaret, (9) Phoebe, (10) Daniel C., (11) Catharine and (12) Elijah C. The father d. 1874, aged 75 yrs., the mother, 1887, aged 81 yrs." per “Pioneer Life on the Bay of Quinte”, pg. 99.1
  • Death*: circa 1845; Ontario; per “Pioneer Life on the Bay of Quinte”, pg. 102.1

Citations

  1. [S27] Unknown compiler, Pioneer Life.

Pheobe Arthur1

F, #52277, b. 1841
  • Birth*: 1841; Hillier Twp., Prince Edward Co., Ontario; Date 1841 & location Cw per 1861 Census. Date 1840 & location Cda. per 1851 Census. "Hugh Arthur, eldest son of the pioneer, had twelve children. I. Hugh Arthur, m. Annie Cunningham; set. Hillier. Issue : (1) Matthew, (2) Charles, (3) Sarah A., (4) Charles, (5) James, (6) Mary J., (7) Hugh, (8) Margaret, (9) Phoebe, (10) Daniel C., (11) Catharine and (12) Elijah C. The father d. 1874, aged 75 yrs., the mother, 1887, aged 81 yrs." per “Pioneer Life on the Bay of Quinte”, pg. 99.1,2,3
  • Census*: 1852; Hillier Twp., Prince Edward Co., Ontario; Age 11 at 1851 Census: see Hugh Arthur2
  • Census: April 1861; Hillier Twp., Prince Edward Co., Ontario; Age 20 at 1861 Census: see Hugh Arthur3

Citations

  1. [S27] Unknown compiler, Pioneer Life.
  2. [S11] Unknown author, 1851 Canada Census, Record Type: microfilm.
  3. [S10] Unknown author, 1861 Canada Census, Record Type: microfilm.

Daniel C. Arthur1

M, #52278, b. 1844
  • Birth*: 1844; Hillier Twp., Prince Edward Co., Ontario; Date 1845 & location Ont. per 1871 Census. Date 1844 & location Cw per 1861 Census. Date 1843 & location Cda. per 1851 Census. "Hugh Arthur, eldest son of the pioneer, had twelve children. I. Hugh Arthur, m. Annie Cunningham; set. Hillier. Issue : (1) Matthew, (2) Charles, (3) Sarah A., (4) Charles, (5) James, (6) Mary J., (7) Hugh, (8) Margaret, (9) Phoebe, (10) Daniel C., (11) Catharine and (12) Elijah C. The father d. 1874, aged 75 yrs., the mother, 1887, aged 81 yrs." per “Pioneer Life on the Bay of Quinte”, pg. 99.1,2,3,4
  • Marriage*: after 1872; Prince Edward Co., Ontario; not married per 1871 Census. per “Pioneer Life on the Bay of Quinte”, pg. 102.; Principal=Mary McKillip1,3,4
  • Census*: 1852; Hillier Twp., Prince Edward Co., Ontario; Age 8 at 1851 Census: see Hugh Arthur2
  • Census: April 1861; Hillier Twp., Prince Edward Co., Ontario; Age 17 at 1861 Census: see Hugh Arthur3
  • Census: April 1871; Hillier Twp., Prince Edward Co., Ontario; Age 26 at 1871 Census: see Hugh Arthur4
  • Residence: 1878; Conc 6 Lot 108, Hillier Twp., Prince Edward Co., Ontario; County Atlas: Name: Daniel Arthur; Nat.: Canada; Business: farmer; Post Office: Consecon; Year Settled: 1844; Township: Hillier; County: Prince Edward Co.; Date: 1878; Conc & Lot: SB, 15 & 16
    Note: SB is Stinson Block, the land to the south and west of Consecon village.5
  • Residence*: circa 1880; Hillier Twp., Prince Edward Co., Ontario; per “Pioneer Life on the Bay of Quinte”, pg. 102.1

Family: Mary McKillip b. c 1836

  • Marriage*: after 1872; Prince Edward Co., Ontario; not married per 1871 Census. per “Pioneer Life on the Bay of Quinte”, pg. 102.; Principal=Mary McKillip1,3,4

Citations

  1. [S27] Unknown compiler, Pioneer Life.
  2. [S11] Unknown author, 1851 Canada Census, Record Type: microfilm.
  3. [S10] Unknown author, 1861 Canada Census, Record Type: microfilm.
  4. [S14] Unknown author, 1871 Canada Census, Record Type: microfilm.
  5. [S40] Unknown agency, Ontario County Atlas.