Arthur Elmhirst1

M, #64213, b. 4 October 1859, d. 19 July 1941
  • Birth*: 4 October 1859; Otonabee Twp., Peterborough Co., Ontario; Date Oct 1858 & location Ont. per 1911 Census. Date Oct 4 1859 & location Ont. rural per 1901 Census. Date 1859 & location Ont. per 1891 Census. Date 1859 & location Ont. per 1881 Census. Date 1858 & location Otonabee Twp. per marr. reg'n. Date 1857 per CEMSearch.1,2,3,4,5,6
  • Marriage*: 26 October 1881; Peterborough, Peterborough Co., Ontario; Marriage Reg'n.#009435: Groom: Arthur Elmhirst; Age: 23; Res. & Born: Otonabee Twp.; Status: bachelor; Occ.: farmer; Parents: Philip Wm. Elmhirst & Christina Campbell; Bride: Isabella Hope; Age: 19; Res. & Born: Otonabee Twp.; Status: spinster; Parents: William Hope & Janet Meikle; Wit.: John Elmhirst & Mary Hope; Date: Oct 26 1881; Place: Peterborough; Rel.: Pres.; Peformed by: Rev. E. F. Terrance (Ontario Marriage Registration, #009435-1881, ancestry.com)
    per Birth Reg'n. of daughter Mary Meikle Elmhirst.; Principal=Isabella C. Hope7
  • Death*: 19 July 1941; Ontario; Date Jul 19 1941 per CEMSearch.6
  • Burial*: 21 July 1941; Westwood Community Cemetery, Asphodel Twp., Westwood, Peterborough Co., Ontario; CEMSearch: Name: Arthur Elmhirst; Born: - ; Died: 1941-07-19; Age: 84y; Notes: Husband of Isabella C. Hope, father of Janet, Harry and Tennie; Buried: Westwood Community Cemetery, Westwood, Asphodel Twp.; Other names: Harry Elmhirst ( -1901), Isabella C. Elmhirst (Hope)( -1898), Janet Elmhirst ( -1884), Tennie Elmhirst ( -1916)6
  • Residence*: 20 March 1878; Peterborough Co., Ontario; Witness at marriage of Henry Elmhirst & Rachel McConnell.2
  • Census*: April 1881; Otonabee Twp., Peterborough Co., Ontario; Age 22 at 1881 Census: see Philip Elmhirst1
  • Census: April 1891; Otonabee Twp., Peterborough Co., Ontario; Age 32 at 1891 Census: Elmhirst, Arthur, 32, b. Ont., p.b. Eng. & Ont., M., farmer, married; Isabell, 28, b. Ont., p.b. Ont., M., married; Stuart, 6; Francis (m), 4; Hary, 4; Mary, 1; Hope, mary Jane, 31, b. Ont., p.b. Ont., sister, single (1891 Census Online: Otonabee Twp., dist 109, sub-dist. p, pg. 18 of 77, line 21)4
  • Census: April 1901; Otonabee Twp., Peterborough Co., Ontario; Age 42 at 1901 Census: Elmhirst, Arthur, 42, b. Ont. r. Oct 4 1859, Eng., Meth., farmer, widower; Stewart, 16, b. Ont. r. Dec 15 1884, son; Henry Francis, 14, b. Ont. r. Mar 25 1887, son; Mary M., 11, b. Ont. r. Sep 2 1889, daughter; William, 9, b. Ont. r. Oct 31 1891, son; Christina, 5, b. Ont. r. Sep 25 1895, daughter; Hope, Mary J., 41, b. Ont. r. Nov 4 1859, domestic, single (1901 Censu Online: Otonabee Twp., dist. 106, sub-dist. u-2, pg. 1, line 39, T-6491 - Conc 3, Lot 24)3
  • Residence: April 1911; Conc 3 Lot 24, Otonabee Twp., Peterborough Co., Ontario; Residence at 1911 Census: Conc 3, Lot 24, Otonabee Twp.5
  • Census: April 1911; Otonabee Twp., Peterborough Co., Ontario; Age 53 at 1911 Census: Elmhirst, Arthur, 53, b. Ont. Oct 1858, Eng., Meth., farmer, married; Stewart, 25, b. Ont. Dec 1886, son; Franl, 23, b. Ont. Mar 1888, son; William, 21, b. Ont. Oct 1892, son; Lecni?(f), 15, b. Ont. Sep 1896, daughter (1891 Census Online: Otonabee Twp., dist. 112, sub-dist. 2, pg. 7 of 11, line 24 - Conc 3, Lot 24)5

Family: Isabella C. Hope b. Jul 1862, d. 16 Dec 1898

  • Marriage*: 26 October 1881; Peterborough, Peterborough Co., Ontario; Marriage Reg'n.#009435: Groom: Arthur Elmhirst; Age: 23; Res. & Born: Otonabee Twp.; Status: bachelor; Occ.: farmer; Parents: Philip Wm. Elmhirst & Christina Campbell; Bride: Isabella Hope; Age: 19; Res. & Born: Otonabee Twp.; Status: spinster; Parents: William Hope & Janet Meikle; Wit.: John Elmhirst & Mary Hope; Date: Oct 26 1881; Place: Peterborough; Rel.: Pres.; Peformed by: Rev. E. F. Terrance (Ontario Marriage Registration, #009435-1881, ancestry.com)
    per Birth Reg'n. of daughter Mary Meikle Elmhirst.; Principal=Isabella C. Hope7

Citations

  1. [S16] Unknown author, 1881 Canada Census, Record Type: microfilm.
  2. [S8] Unknown author, Ontario Archives, Record Type: Microfilm.
  3. [S13] Unknown author, 1901 Canada Census, Record Type: microfilm.
  4. [S6] Unknown author, 1891 Canada Census, Record Type: microfilm.
  5. [S60] Unknown author, 1911 Canada Census, Record Type: microfilm.
  6. [S39] Unknown name of person unknown record type, unknown repository, unknown repository address.
  7. [S4] Unknown author, Ontario Birth Registrations, Record Type: Microfilm, Name Of Person: Ontario Achives (birth), #009435-1881.
  8. [S4] Unknown author, Ontario Birth Registrations, Record Type: Microfilm, Name Of Person: Ontario Achives (birth).

William H. Elmhirst1

M, #64214, b. 2 January 1865, d. 1950

  • Birth*: 2 January 1865; Otonabee Twp., Peterborough Co., Ontario; Date Jan 2 1865 & location Ont. rural per 1901 Census. Date 1865 & location Ont. per 1891 Census. Date 1865 & location Ont. per 1881 Census. Date 1865 per Memorial.1,2,3,4
  • Marriage*: 6 December 1901; Asphodel Twp., Peterborough Co., Ontario; Marriage Reg'n.# : Groom: Wm. H. Elmhirst; Age: 32; Res.: Otonabee; Born: Ont.; Status: bachelor; Occ.: farmer; Parents: Philip Elmhirst & Jane Bolton; Bride: Jennie Lancaster; Age: 28; Res.: Otonabee; Born: Ont.; Status: spinster; Parents: John Lancaster & Catherine Christie; Wit.: Fred Elmhirst, Toronto & Lillian Fauz?, Otonabee; Date: Dec 6 1901; Place: Aspodel Twp.; Rel.: CE; Performed by: Rev. W. McLennan?; Reg'd.: Dec 6 1901; Reg'r.: John Brackenridge (Ontario Marriage Registration, #014078-1902, ancestry.com)
    per Death Reg'n. of son Philip Henry Elmhirst.; Principal=Jane A. "Jennie" Lancaster5,6
  • Death*: 1950; Ontario; Date 1950 per Memorial. Date 1950 per IGI Record.7,4
  • Burial*: 1950; Westwood Community Cemetery, Asphodel Twp., Westwood, Peterborough Co., Ontario; Memorial: (See Exhibit) Wm. H. Elmhirst; 1865 - 1950; His Wife; Jane A. Lancaster; 1870 - 1960 (Westwood Community Cemetery, Asphodel Twp., Sep 2 2008)4
  • Census*: April 1881; Otonabee Twp., Peterborough Co., Ontario; Age 16 at 1881 Census: see Philip Elmhirst1
  • Census: April 1891; Otonabee Twp., Peterborough Co., Ontario; Age 26 at 1891 Census: see Philip Elmhirst2
  • Census: April 1901; Otonabee Twp., Peterborough Co., Ontario; Age 36 at 1901 Census: see Philip Elmhirst3
  • Census: April 1911; Otonabee Twp., Peterborough Co., Ontario; Age 46 at 1911 Census: Elmhirst, William, 46, b. Ont. Jan 1865, Eng., Pres., farmer, married; Jenny, 40, b. Ont. Oct 1871, Eng., Pres., married; Henry, 7, b. Ont. Sep 1904, son; Catherine, 6, b. Ont. Mar 1905, daughter; Albert, 4, b. Ont. Dec 1907, son (1911 Census Online: Otonabee Twp., dist. 112, sub-dist. 2, pg. 6 of 11, line 46 - Conc 9, Lot 22)8
  • Residence*: 21 May 1932; R. R. #1, Indian River, Otonabee Twp., Peterborough Co., Ontario; Informant for Death Reg'n. of his son Philip Henry Elmhirst.5

Family: Jane A. "Jennie" Lancaster b. 11 Oct 1870, d. 1960

  • Marriage*: 6 December 1901; Asphodel Twp., Peterborough Co., Ontario; Marriage Reg'n.# : Groom: Wm. H. Elmhirst; Age: 32; Res.: Otonabee; Born: Ont.; Status: bachelor; Occ.: farmer; Parents: Philip Elmhirst & Jane Bolton; Bride: Jennie Lancaster; Age: 28; Res.: Otonabee; Born: Ont.; Status: spinster; Parents: John Lancaster & Catherine Christie; Wit.: Fred Elmhirst, Toronto & Lillian Fauz?, Otonabee; Date: Dec 6 1901; Place: Aspodel Twp.; Rel.: CE; Performed by: Rev. W. McLennan?; Reg'd.: Dec 6 1901; Reg'r.: John Brackenridge (Ontario Marriage Registration, #014078-1902, ancestry.com)
    per Death Reg'n. of son Philip Henry Elmhirst.; Principal=Jane A. "Jennie" Lancaster5,6

Citations

  1. [S16] Unknown author, 1881 Canada Census, Record Type: microfilm.
  2. [S6] Unknown author, 1891 Canada Census, Record Type: microfilm.
  3. [S13] Unknown author, 1901 Canada Census, Record Type: microfilm.
  4. [S15] Unknown author, Tombstone Inscription.
  5. [S12] Unknown author, Ontario Death Registrations, Record Type: microfilm, Name Of Person: Ontario Archives.
  6. [S8] Unknown author, Ontario Archives, Record Type: Microfilm, #014078-1902.
  7. [S19] IGI Record, online unknown url.
  8. [S60] Unknown author, 1911 Canada Census, Record Type: microfilm.

Richard Francis "Frank" Elmhirst1,2,3,4,5,6

M, #64215, b. 6 August 1866, d. 13 January 1952
  • Birth*: 6 August 1866; Otonabee Twp., Peterborough Co., Ontario; Date Aug 6 1866 per CEMSearch. Date Aug 1866 & location Ont. per 1911 Census. Date Aug 6 1867 & location Ont. rural per 1901 Census. Date 1867 & location Ont. per 1891 Census. Date 1867 & locaiton Ont. per 1881 Census.2,7,4,6,8
  • Marriage*: 15 February 1905; Otonabee Twp., Peterborough Co., Ontario; Marriage Reg'n.#016144: Groom: Richard Francis Elmhirst; Age: 38; Res. & Born: Otonabee Twp.; Status: bachelor; Occ.: farmer; Parents: Philip Elmhirst & Jane Boulton; Bride: Elizabeth Jane Gillespie; Age: 28; Res. & Born: Otonabee Twp.; Status: spinster; Parents: Peter Gillespie & Jane Scott; Wit.: Joseph A. Elmhirst & Bessie E. Vivian, Otonabee; Date: feb 15 1905; Place: Otonabee Twp.; Rel.: Episc. & Pres.; Performed by: Rev. D. D. McDonald; Reg'd.: Feb 20 1905; Reg'r.: J. M. Drummond (Ontario Marriage Registration, #016144-1905, ancestry.com); Principal=Elizabeth Jane "Janet" Gillespie9
  • Death*: 13 January 1952; Ontario; Date Jan 13 1952 per CEMSearch.8
  • Burial*: 15 January 1952; Little Lake Cemetery, Haggart St., Peterborough, Peterborough Co., Ontario; CEMSearch: Name: Francis R. Elmhirst; Born: 1866-08-06; Died: 1952-01-13; Notes: Husband of Janet Elizabeth Gillespie; Buried: Little Lake Cemetery, Haggart St., Peterborough, Sec O Row 26; Other names: Janet Elizabeth Elmhirst (Gillespie) (1876-1950)8
  • Census*: April 1881; Otonabee Twp., Peterborough Co., Ontario; Age 14 at 1881 Census: see Philip Elmhirst2
  • Census: April 1891; Otonabee Twp., Peterborough Co., Ontario; Age 24 at 1891 Census: see Philip Elmhirst7
  • Census: April 1901; Otonabee Twp., Peterborough Co., Ontario; Age 34 at 1901 Census: see Philip Elmhirst4
  • Residence*: April 1911; Conc 3 Lot 13, Otonabee Twp., Peterborough Co., Ontario; Residence per 1911 Census: Conc 3, Lot 13, Otonabee Twp.6
  • Census: April 1911; Otonabee Twp., Peterborough Co., Ontario; Age 44 at 1911 Census: Elmhirst, Frank, 44, b. Ont. Aug 1866, Eng., CE, farmer, married; Janet, 34, b. Ont. Oct 1876, Eng., CE, married; Bertha, 5, b. Ont. Feb 1906, daughter; Harold, 3, b. Ont. Oct 1907, son; June, 2, b. Ont. May 1909, daughter; Edith, 6/12, b. Ont. Dec 1910, daughter (1911 Census Online: Otonabee Twp., dist. 112, sub-dist. 10, pg. 3 of 13, line 3 - Con 3, Lot 13)6

Family: Elizabeth Jane "Janet" Gillespie b. 29 Oct 1876, d. 19 Sep 1950

  • Marriage*: 15 February 1905; Otonabee Twp., Peterborough Co., Ontario; Marriage Reg'n.#016144: Groom: Richard Francis Elmhirst; Age: 38; Res. & Born: Otonabee Twp.; Status: bachelor; Occ.: farmer; Parents: Philip Elmhirst & Jane Boulton; Bride: Elizabeth Jane Gillespie; Age: 28; Res. & Born: Otonabee Twp.; Status: spinster; Parents: Peter Gillespie & Jane Scott; Wit.: Joseph A. Elmhirst & Bessie E. Vivian, Otonabee; Date: feb 15 1905; Place: Otonabee Twp.; Rel.: Episc. & Pres.; Performed by: Rev. D. D. McDonald; Reg'd.: Feb 20 1905; Reg'r.: J. M. Drummond (Ontario Marriage Registration, #016144-1905, ancestry.com); Principal=Elizabeth Jane "Janet" Gillespie9

Citations

  1. Richard Francis Elmhirst per marr. reg'n. Francis R. per 1901 Census. Frank per Birth Reg'n. of dau. May Bertha Elmhirst. Frank per 1911 Census.
  2. [S16] Unknown author, 1881 Canada Census, Record Type: microfilm.
  3. [S8] Unknown author, Ontario Archives, Record Type: Microfilm.
  4. [S13] Unknown author, 1901 Canada Census, Record Type: microfilm.
  5. [S4] Unknown author, Ontario Birth Registrations, Record Type: Microfilm, Name Of Person: Ontario Achives (birth).
  6. [S60] Unknown author, 1911 Canada Census, Record Type: microfilm.
  7. [S6] Unknown author, 1891 Canada Census, Record Type: microfilm.
  8. [S39] Unknown name of person unknown record type, unknown repository, unknown repository address.
  9. [S8] Unknown author, Ontario Archives, Record Type: Microfilm, #016144-1905.

Frederick James Elmhirst1,2,3

M, #64216, b. 11 April 1870
  • Birth*: 11 April 1870; Otonabee Twp., Peterborough Co., Ontario; Late Birth Reg'n.#901161: Name: Frederick James Elmhirst; Date: Apr 11 1870; Parents: Phiilip William Elmhirst, Villiers & Jane Bolton; Phys.: Dr. McCrea, Keene; Inf.: William Henry Elmhirst, Otonabee Twp. - oldest brother; Regd.: Sep 8 1933; Reg'r.: G. B. Stevenson, Hastings (Ontario Late Birth Registration, #901161-1933, ancestry.com)
    Date 1870 & location Ont. per 1891 Census. Date 1870 & location Ont. per 1881 Census.2,4,5
  • Census*: April 1881; Otonabee Twp., Peterborough Co., Ontario; Age 11 at 1881 Census: see Philip Elmhirst2
  • Census: April 1891; Otonabee Twp., Peterborough Co., Ontario; Age 21 at 1891 Census: see Philip Elmhirst4
  • Residence*: 6 December 1901; Toronto, Ontario; Witness at marriage reg'n. of his brother William H. Elmhirst.6

Citations

  1. Frederick James Elmhirst per Birth Reg'n.
  2. [S16] Unknown author, 1881 Canada Census, Record Type: microfilm.
  3. [S4] Unknown author, Ontario Birth Registrations, Record Type: Microfilm, Name Of Person: Ontario Achives (birth).
  4. [S6] Unknown author, 1891 Canada Census, Record Type: microfilm.
  5. [S4] Unknown author, Ontario Birth Registrations, Record Type: Microfilm, Name Of Person: Ontario Achives (birth), #901161-1933.
  6. [S8] Unknown author, Ontario Archives, Record Type: Microfilm.

Alfred Elmhirst1

M, #64217, b. 1873
  • Birth*: 1873; Otonabee Twp., Peterborough Co., Ontario; Date 1873 & location Ont. per 1891 Census. Date 1873 & location Ont. per 1881 Census.1,2
  • Census*: April 1881; Otonabee Twp., Peterborough Co., Ontario; Age 8 at 1881 Census: see Philip Elmhirst1
  • Census: April 1891; Otonabee Twp., Peterborough Co., Ontario; Age 18 at 1891 Census: see Philip Elmhirst2

Citations

  1. [S16] Unknown author, 1881 Canada Census, Record Type: microfilm.
  2. [S6] Unknown author, 1891 Canada Census, Record Type: microfilm.

John Elmhirst1

M, #64218, b. 1875
  • Birth*: 1875; Otonabee Twp., Peterborough Co., Ontario; Date 1875 & location Ont. per 1891 Census. Date 1875 & location Ont. per 1881 Census.1,2
  • Census*: April 1881; Otonabee Twp., Peterborough Co., Ontario; Age 6 at 1881 Census: see Philip Elmhirst1
  • Census: April 1891; Otonabee Twp., Peterborough Co., Ontario; Age 16 at 1891 Census: see Philip Elmhirst2

Citations

  1. [S16] Unknown author, 1881 Canada Census, Record Type: microfilm.
  2. [S6] Unknown author, 1891 Canada Census, Record Type: microfilm.

Christina Shearer1

F, #64219, b. 18 October 1850, d. 23 April 1932

  • Birth*: 18 October 1850; Otonabee Twp., Peterborough Co., Ontario; Date Oct 18 1850 per Memorial & CEMSearch. Date Oct 18 1850? & location Ont. per Death Reg'n. Date Nov 1861 & location Ont. per 1911 Census. Date Oct 18 1851 & location Ont. rural per 1901 Census. Date 1851 & location Ont. per 1891 Census. Date 1852 & location Ont. per 1881 Census. Date 1851 & locaiton Ont. per 1871 Census. Date 1851 & location UC per 1861 Census. Date 1853 & location Otinabee Twp. per marr. reg'n.1,2,3,4,5,6,7,8,9,10
  • Marriage*: 15 March 1882; Peterborough, Peterborough Co., Ontario; Marriage Reg'n.#009587: Groom: John Elmhirst; Age: 29; Res. & Born: Otonabee Twp.; Status: bachelor; Occ.: farmer; Parents: Richard Elmhirst & Margaret Steele; Bride: Christine Sheerer; Age: 29; Res. & Born: Otonabee Twp.; Status: spinster; Parents: Gavin Sheerer & Janet Gilchrist; Wit.: W. F. Reynolds & E. Murray; Date: Mar 15 1882; Place: Peterborough; Rel.: Episc. & Pres.; Performed by: Rev. E. F. Turrence? (Ontario Marriage Registration, #009587-1882, ancestry.com); Principal=John Elmhirst11
  • Death*: 23 April 1932; Otonabee Twp., Peterborough Co., Ontario; Death Reg'n.#028181; Name: Christina Elmhirst; Date: Apr 23 1932; Age: 81y 6m; Res.: Otonabee Twp.; Born: Ontario, Oct 13 1850?; Res. at place of death: 50 yrs.; Status: married; Parents: Gavin Shearer & Jennet Gilchrist, b. Scotland; Inf.: ?Gilbert? Elmhirst, RR#1, Indian River, son; Burial: Westwood Cemetery, Apr 26 1932; Reg'd.: apr 25 1932; Reg'r.: John J. Moore (Ontario Death Registration, #028181-1932, ancestry.com)12
  • Burial*: 25 April 1932; Westwood Community Cemetery, Asphodel Twp., Westwood, Peterborough Co., Ontario; CEMsearch: (See Exhibit) John Elmhirst; Born Mar. 19, 1852; Died Sep. 6, 1937; Christina Shearer; Beloved Wife of; John Elmhirst; Born Oct. 18, 1850; Died Apr. 23, 1932 (Westwood Community Cemetery, Westwood, Sep 2 2008)7
  • Census: April 1861; Otonabee Twp., Peterborough Co., Ontario; Age 10 at 1861 Census: see Gavin Shearer9
  • Census: April 1871; Otonabee Twp., Peterborough Co., Ontario; Age 20 at 1871 Census: see Gavin Shearer10
  • Census*: April 1881; Otonabee Twp., Peterborough Co., Ontario; Age 29 at 1881 Census: see Gavin Shearer2
  • Married Name: 15 March 1882; Elmhirst1
  • Census: April 1891; Otonabee Twp., Peterborough Co., Ontario; Age 40 at 1891 Census: see John Elmhirst4
  • Census: April 1901; Otonabee Twp., Peterborough Co., Ontario; Age 50 at 1901 Census: see John Elmhirst5
  • Census: April 1911; Otonabee Twp., Peterborough Co., Ontario; Age 60 at 1911 Census: see John Elmhirst6

Family: John Elmhirst b. 19 Mar 1852, d. 6 Sep 1937

  • Marriage*: 15 March 1882; Peterborough, Peterborough Co., Ontario; Marriage Reg'n.#009587: Groom: John Elmhirst; Age: 29; Res. & Born: Otonabee Twp.; Status: bachelor; Occ.: farmer; Parents: Richard Elmhirst & Margaret Steele; Bride: Christine Sheerer; Age: 29; Res. & Born: Otonabee Twp.; Status: spinster; Parents: Gavin Sheerer & Janet Gilchrist; Wit.: W. F. Reynolds & E. Murray; Date: Mar 15 1882; Place: Peterborough; Rel.: Episc. & Pres.; Performed by: Rev. E. F. Turrence? (Ontario Marriage Registration, #009587-1882, ancestry.com); Principal=John Elmhirst11

Citations

  1. [S8] Unknown author, Ontario Archives, Record Type: Microfilm.
  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. [S6] Unknown author, 1891 Canada Census, Record Type: microfilm.
  5. [S13] Unknown author, 1901 Canada Census, Record Type: microfilm.
  6. [S60] Unknown author, 1911 Canada Census, Record Type: microfilm.
  7. [S15] Unknown author, Tombstone Inscription.
  8. [S39] Unknown name of person unknown record type, unknown repository, unknown repository address.
  9. [S10] Unknown author, 1861 Canada Census, Record Type: microfilm.
  10. [S14] Unknown author, 1871 Canada Census, Record Type: microfilm.
  11. [S8] Unknown author, Ontario Archives, Record Type: Microfilm, #009587-1882.
  12. [S12] Unknown author, Ontario Death Registrations, Record Type: microfilm, Name Of Person: Ontario Archives, #028181-1932.

Gavin Shearer1

M, #64220, b. 15 September 1811, d. 15 February 1898
  • Birth*: 15 September 1811; Parish of Shotts, Lanarkshire, Scotland; Date 1811 & location Scotland per 1891 Census. Date 1812 & location Scotland per 1881 Census. Date 1812 & location Scotland per 1871 Census. Date 1810 & location Scotland per 1861 Census. Date Sep 15 1811 & location Parish of Shotts, Lanark, Scotland per IGI Record. Date 1811 & location Scotland per Death Reg'n. Date Sep 1811 & location Lanarkshire, England from pg. 639 of “History of the County of Peterborough, Ontario”, published in Toronto in 1884 – in the section “Otonabee Township”. per marriage reg'n. of daughter Christina (Shearer) Elmhirst.1,2,3,4,5,6,7,8
  • Marriage*: 14 April 1833; Parish of Shotts, Lanarkshire, Scotland; "Gavin Shearer, of Otonabee Township, was born in Lanarkshore, Scotland, in September, 1811; in about the year 1841 he emigrated to Canada. He settled upon, and the year after bought, a farm of 200 acres on lot 22, concession 2, upon which he has since lived. He married in Scotland, in 1833, Janet Gilchrist, whose death occurred in 1871. Two sons and five daughters are now living; the sones are still upon the homestead, Thomas and Gavin, and the daughters are married and reside in the same township." from pg. 639 of “History of the County of Peterborough, Ontario”, published in Toronto in 1884 – in the section “Otonabee Township”. per marriage reg'n. of daughter Christina (Shearer) Elmhirst.
    Date Apr 14 1833 & location Parish of Shotts, Lanark, Scotland per IGI Record.; Principal=Janet Gilchrist1,2,3
  • Death*: 15 February 1898; Conc 2 Lot 22, Otonabee Twp., Peterborough Co., Ontario; Death Reg'n.#017251: Name: Gavin Shearer; Date: Feb 15 1898; Age: 86; Res.: Conc 2, Lot 22, Otonabee Twp.; Occ.: farmer; Born: Scotland; Cause: old age, 2 weeks; Rel.: Pres.; Inf.: W. J. Mather; Reg'd.: Feb 17 1898; Reg'r.: J. W. Drummond (Ontario Death Registration, #017251-1898, ancestry.com) Date Feb 15 1898 & location Ont. per IGI Record.3,9
  • Residence*: 1841; Conc 2 Lot 22, Otonabee Twp., Peterborough Co., Ontario; "Gavin Shearer, of Otonabee Township, was born in Lanarkshore, Scotland, in September, 1811; in about the year 1841 he emigrated to Canada. He settled upon, and the year after bought, a farm of 200 acres on lot 22, concession 2, upon which he has since lived. He married in Scotland, in 1833, Janet Gilchrist, whose death occurred in 1871. Two sons and five daughters are now living; the sones are still upon the homestead, Thomas and Gavin, and the daughters are married and reside in the same township." from pg. 639 of “History of the County of Peterborough, Ontario”, published in Toronto in 1884 – in the section “Otonabee Township”.2
  • Census: April 1861; Otonabee Twp., Peterborough Co., Ontario; Age 50 at 1861 Census: Sherar, Gavin, 50, b. Scotland, F. C., farmer, married; Janet, 50, b. Scotland, F. C., married; Elizabeth, 21, b. Scotland, F.C., single; Janet, 18, b. Scotland, single; Agnes, 16, b. UC; Helen, 14; Thomas, 12; Christine, 10; Gavin, 7; Fox, James, 21, b. UC, CE, single (1861 Census: Otonabee Twp., pg. 288 of 593, line 31 - ancestry.com)7
  • Census: April 1871; Otonabee Twp., Peterborough Co., Ontario; Age 59 at 1871 Census: Sherar, Gavin, 59, b. Scotland, Scot., C. Pres., farmer, married; Janet, 59, b. Scotland, Scot., married; Ellan, 24, b. Scotland, Scot., C. Pres., single; Thomas, 22, b. Scotland, Scot., C. Pres., farmer, single; Christina, 20, b. Ont., Scot., C. Pres., single; Gavin, 17, b. Ont., Irish, C. Pres., farmer, single (1871 Census: Otonabee Twp., Peterborough Co., dist. 57, sub-dist. a-3, pg. 42, line 17 - ancestry.com)8
  • Census*: April 1881; Otonabee Twp., Peterborough Co., Ontario; Age 69 at 1881 Census: Shearer, Gavin, 69, b. Scotland, Scot., C. Pres., farmer, widower; Christina, 29, b. Ont., Scot., C. Pres., single; Gaven, 26, b. Ont., Scot., C. Pres., farmer, single; Thomas, 32, b. Ont., Scot., C. Pres., farmer, married; Jane, 26, b. Ont., Eng., Eng., C. Pres., married; Merrin(f), 1 (familysearch.org)5
  • Census: April 1891; Otonabee Twp., Peterborough Co., Ontario; Age 80 at 1891 Census: Shearer, Gavin, 80, b. Scotland, p.b. Scotland, Pres., farmer, widower; Thomas, 42, b. Ont., p.b. Scotland, Pres., farmer, married; Jane, 36, b. Ont., Eng. & Ont., Pres., married; Marion, 11, b. Ont., p.b. Ont.l Jennet, 9; Archibald, 7; Margaret, 4; William, 9/12 (1891 Census Online: Otonabee Twp., dist. 109, sub-dist. p, pg. 45, line 22)6

Family: Janet Gilchrist b. 17 Dec 1811, d. 17 Dec 1871

  • Marriage*: 14 April 1833; Parish of Shotts, Lanarkshire, Scotland; "Gavin Shearer, of Otonabee Township, was born in Lanarkshore, Scotland, in September, 1811; in about the year 1841 he emigrated to Canada. He settled upon, and the year after bought, a farm of 200 acres on lot 22, concession 2, upon which he has since lived. He married in Scotland, in 1833, Janet Gilchrist, whose death occurred in 1871. Two sons and five daughters are now living; the sones are still upon the homestead, Thomas and Gavin, and the daughters are married and reside in the same township." from pg. 639 of “History of the County of Peterborough, Ontario”, published in Toronto in 1884 – in the section “Otonabee Township”. per marriage reg'n. of daughter Christina (Shearer) Elmhirst.
    Date Apr 14 1833 & location Parish of Shotts, Lanark, Scotland per IGI Record.; Principal=Janet Gilchrist1,2,3

Citations

  1. [S8] Unknown author, Ontario Archives, Record Type: Microfilm.
  2. [S73] Francis Parkman Memorial Fund, Peterbrough Co.
  3. [S19] IGI Record, online unknown url.
  4. [S12] Unknown author, Ontario Death Registrations, Record Type: microfilm, Name Of Person: Ontario Archives.
  5. [S16] Unknown author, 1881 Canada Census, Record Type: microfilm.
  6. [S6] Unknown author, 1891 Canada Census, Record Type: microfilm.
  7. [S10] Unknown author, 1861 Canada Census, Record Type: microfilm.
  8. [S14] Unknown author, 1871 Canada Census, Record Type: microfilm.
  9. [S12] Unknown author, Ontario Death Registrations, Record Type: microfilm, Name Of Person: Ontario Archives, #017251-1898.
  10. [S15] Unknown author, Tombstone Inscription.

Janet Gilchrist1

F, #64221, b. 17 December 1811, d. 17 December 1871
  • Birth*: 17 December 1811; Scotland; Date 1812 & location Scotland per 1871 Census. Date 1811 & location Scotland per 1861 Census. Date Dec 17 1811 & location Scotland per IGI Record. from pg. 639 of “History of the County of Peterborough, Ontario”, published in Toronto in 1884 – in the section “Otonabee Township”. per marriage reg'n. of daughter Christina (Shearer) Elmhirst.1,2,3,4,5
  • Marriage*: 14 April 1833; Parish of Shotts, Lanarkshire, Scotland; "Gavin Shearer, of Otonabee Township, was born in Lanarkshore, Scotland, in September, 1811; in about the year 1841 he emigrated to Canada. He settled upon, and the year after bought, a farm of 200 acres on lot 22, concession 2, upon which he has since lived. He married in Scotland, in 1833, Janet Gilchrist, whose death occurred in 1871. Two sons and five daughters are now living; the sones are still upon the homestead, Thomas and Gavin, and the daughters are married and reside in the same township." from pg. 639 of “History of the County of Peterborough, Ontario”, published in Toronto in 1884 – in the section “Otonabee Township”. per marriage reg'n. of daughter Christina (Shearer) Elmhirst.
    Date Apr 14 1833 & location Parish of Shotts, Lanark, Scotland per IGI Record.; Principal=Gavin Shearer1,2,3
  • Death*: 17 December 1871; Otonabee Twp., Peterborough Co., Ontario; Date Dec 17 1871 per IGI Record. Date 1871 per pg. 639 of “History of the County of Peterborough, Ontario”, published in Toronto in 1884 – in the section “Otonabee Township”.2,3
  • Married Name: 14 April 1833; Shearer1
  • Census*: April 1861; Otonabee Twp., Peterborough Co., Ontario; Age 50 at 1861 Census: see Gavin Shearer4
  • Census: April 1871; Otonabee Twp., Peterborough Co., Ontario; Age 59 at 1871 Census: see Gavin Shearer5

Family: Gavin Shearer b. 15 Sep 1811, d. 15 Feb 1898

Citations

  1. [S8] Unknown author, Ontario Archives, Record Type: Microfilm.
  2. [S73] Francis Parkman Memorial Fund, Peterbrough Co.
  3. [S19] IGI Record, online unknown url.
  4. [S10] Unknown author, 1861 Canada Census, Record Type: microfilm.
  5. [S14] Unknown author, 1871 Canada Census, Record Type: microfilm.
  6. [S15] Unknown author, Tombstone Inscription.
  7. [S16] Unknown author, 1881 Canada Census, Record Type: microfilm.

Alexander Graham1

M, #64222, b. 1845
  • Birth*: 1845; Otonabee Twp., Peterborough Co., Ontario; Date 1845 & location Otonabee Twp. per marr. reg'n.1
  • Marriage*: 1 October 1872; Otonabee Twp., Keene, Peterborough Co., Ontario; Marriage Reg'n.#011702: Groom: Alexander Graham; Age: 27; Res. & Born: Otonabee Twp.; Status: bachelor; Occ.: farmer; Parents: Alexander & Agnes Graham; Bride: Elizabeth Elmhirst; Age: 23; Res. & Born: Otonabee Twp.; Status: spinster; Parents: Joseph & Jane Elmhirst; Wit.: James Graham & Louisa Elmhirst, Otonabee; Date: Oct 1 1872; Place: Keene; Rel.: WM & Pres.; Performed by: W. R. Barker; Reg'r.: Geo. Read (Ontario Marriage Registration, #011702-1872, ancestry.com); Principal=Elizabeth Elmhirst2

Family: Elizabeth Elmhirst b. 1848

Citations

  1. [S8] Unknown author, Ontario Archives, Record Type: Microfilm.
  2. [S8] Unknown author, Ontario Archives, Record Type: Microfilm, #011702-1872.

Alexander Graham1

M, #64223, b. circa 1810
  • Birth*: circa 1810; per marriage reg'n. of son Alexander Graham.1
  • Marriage*: before 1844; per marriage reg'n. of son Alexander Graham.; Principal=Agnes ?1

Family: Agnes ? b. c 1810

Citations

  1. [S8] Unknown author, Ontario Archives, Record Type: Microfilm.

Agnes ?1

F, #64224, b. circa 1810
  • Birth*: circa 1810; per marriage reg'n. of son Alexander Graham.1
  • Marriage*: before 1844; per marriage reg'n. of son Alexander Graham.; Principal=Alexander Graham1
  • Married Name: before 1844; Graham1

Family: Alexander Graham b. c 1810

Citations

  1. [S8] Unknown author, Ontario Archives, Record Type: Microfilm.

Louisa Elmhirst1

F, #64225, b. 12 September 1858
  • Birth*: 12 September 1858; Otonabee Twp., Peterborough Co., Ontario; Date Sep 12 1854 & location Ont. rural per 1901 Census. Date 1855 & location Ont. per 1891 Census. Date 1858 & location Otonabee per marr. reg'n.1,2,3
  • Marriage*: 10 March 1880; Otonabee Twp., Keene, Peterborough Co., Ontario; Marriage Reg'n.#009395: Groom: John Hope; Age: 22; Res. & Born: Otonabee Twp.; Status: bachelor; Occ.: farmer; Parents: William & Janet Hope; Bride: Louisa Elmhirst; Age: 22; Res. & Born: Otonabee Twp.; Status: spinster; Parents: Joseph & Jane Elmhirst; Wit.: Henry Elmhirst, Otonabee; Date: Mar 10 1880; Place: Keene; Rel.: Pres.; Performed by: Rev. F. Andrews; Reg'r.: Geo. Read (Ontario Marriage Registration, #009395-1880, ancestry.com); Principal=John R. Hope4
  • Residence*: 20 March 1878; Peterborough Co., Ontario; Witness at marriage of Henry Elmhirst & Rachel McConnell.1
  • Married Name: 10 March 1880; Hope1
  • Census: 25 April 1891; Otonabee Twp., Peterborough Co., Ontario; Age 36 at 1891 Census: see William Hope (father-in-law)3
  • Census*: April 1901; Otonabee Twp., Peterborough Co., Ontario; Age 46 at 1901 Census: see John R. Hope2

Family: John R. Hope b. 17 Aug 1858

Citations

  1. [S8] Unknown author, Ontario Archives, Record Type: Microfilm.
  2. [S13] Unknown author, 1901 Canada Census, Record Type: microfilm.
  3. [S6] Unknown author, 1891 Canada Census, Record Type: microfilm.
  4. [S8] Unknown author, Ontario Archives, Record Type: Microfilm, #009395-1880.

John R. Hope1,2,3

M, #64226, b. 17 August 1858
  • Birth*: 17 August 1858; Otonabee Twp., Peterborough Co., Ontario; Date Aug 17 1857 & location Ont. rural per 1901 Census. Date 1858 & location Ont. per 1891 Census. Date 1858 & location Otonabee Twp. per marriage reg'n.2,3,4
  • Marriage*: 10 March 1880; Otonabee Twp., Keene, Peterborough Co., Ontario; Marriage Reg'n.#009395: Groom: John Hope; Age: 22; Res. & Born: Otonabee Twp.; Status: bachelor; Occ.: farmer; Parents: William & Janet Hope; Bride: Louisa Elmhirst; Age: 22; Res. & Born: Otonabee Twp.; Status: spinster; Parents: Joseph & Jane Elmhirst; Wit.: Henry Elmhirst, Otonabee; Date: Mar 10 1880; Place: Keene; Rel.: Pres.; Performed by: Rev. F. Andrews; Reg'r.: Geo. Read (Ontario Marriage Registration, #009395-1880, ancestry.com); Principal=Louisa Elmhirst5
  • Residence*: 1880; Otonabee Twp., Peterborough Co., Ontario; "John Hope, son of the above, was born on the old farm in 1857, where he has always lived. In 1880 our subject married Louisa Elmhirst, daughter of Joseph Elmhirst, a pioneer in Otonabee Township." from pg. 635 of “History of the County of Peterborough, Ontario”, published in Toronto in 1884 – in the section “Otonabee Township”.6
  • Census: 25 April 1891; Otonabee Twp., Peterborough Co., Ontario; Age 33 at 1891 Census: William Hope (father)4
  • Residence: April 1901; Conc 3 Lot 20, Otonabee Twp., Peterborough Co., Ontario; Residence per 1901 Census: Conc 3, Lot 20, Otonabee Twp.3
  • Census*: April 1901; Otonabee Twp., Peterborough Co., Ontario; Age 44 at 1901 Census: Hope, John R., 44, b. Ont. r. Aug 17 1857, Eng., Pres., married; Louisa, 46, b. Ont. r. Sep 12 1854, Eng., Pres., married; William, 78, b. Ont. r. Apr 12 1822, Eng., Pres., retired farmer, Father, widower; James T., 35, b. Ont. r. Oct 14 1865, Eng., Pres., farmer, brother, single; Elmhirst, Aggie, 33, b. Ont. r. Dec 31 1867, Eng., Pres., sister-in-law, single (1901 Census Online: Otonabee Twp., dist. 106, sub-dist. u-1, pg. 4, line 11, T-6491 - Conc 3 Lot 20)3

Family: Louisa Elmhirst b. 12 Sep 1858

Citations

  1. John R. Hope per 1901 Census.
  2. [S8] Unknown author, Ontario Archives, Record Type: Microfilm.
  3. [S13] Unknown author, 1901 Canada Census, Record Type: microfilm.
  4. [S6] Unknown author, 1891 Canada Census, Record Type: microfilm.
  5. [S8] Unknown author, Ontario Archives, Record Type: Microfilm, #009395-1880.
  6. [S73] Francis Parkman Memorial Fund, Peterbrough Co.

William Hope1

M, #64227, b. 12 April 1822
  • Birth*: 12 April 1822; Otonabee Twp., Peterborough Co., Ontario; Date Apr 12 1822 & location Ont. rural per 1901 Census. Date 1822 & location Ont. per 1891 Census. "William Hope, of Otonabee Township, son of the late John Hope, was born in the township in 1822, and he has always resided upon as well as owning the family homestead which consists of 200 acres. He married Jenette Meikle, daughter of James Meikle, an early settler in Asphodel Township, by whom he had a family of two sons and three daughters." from pg. 635 of “History of the County of Peterborough, Ontario”, published in Toronto in 1884 – in the section “Otonabee Township”. per marriage reg'n. of son John Hope.1,2,3,4
  • Marriage*: before 1855; per marriage reg'n. of son John Hope.; Principal=Janet Meikle1
  • Census: 25 April 1891; Otonabee Twp., Peterborough Co., Ontario; Age 69 at 1891 Census: Hope, William, 69, b. Ont., p.b. Eng. & Scotland, C. Pres., farmer, widower; John, 33, b. Ont., p.b. Ont., C. Pres., farmer, married; Louisa, 36, b. Ont., p.b. Eng. & Scotland, C. Pres., married; James, 25, b. Ont., p.b. Ont., C. Pres., single; Elmhirst, Agness, 23, b. Ont., p.b. Eng. & Scotland, C. Pres., sister, single (1891 Census Online: Dist. 109, sub-dist. y, pg. 24 of 77, line 18)4
  • Census*: April 1901; Otonabee Twp., Peterborough Co., Ontario; Age 78 at 1901 Census: see John R. Hope (son)3

Family: Janet Meikle b. c 1825

Citations

  1. [S8] Unknown author, Ontario Archives, Record Type: Microfilm.
  2. [S73] Francis Parkman Memorial Fund, Peterbrough Co.
  3. [S13] Unknown author, 1901 Canada Census, Record Type: microfilm.
  4. [S6] Unknown author, 1891 Canada Census, Record Type: microfilm.

Janet Meikle1,2,3

F, #64228, b. circa 1825
  • Birth*: circa 1825; per marriage reg'n. of son John Hope.2
  • Marriage*: before 1855; per marriage reg'n. of son John Hope.; Principal=William Hope2
  • Married Name: before 1855; Hope2

Family: William Hope b. 12 Apr 1822

Citations

  1. Jenette Meikle from pg. 635 of “History of the County of Peterborough, Ontario”, published in Toronto in 1884 – in the section “Otonabee Township”.
  2. [S8] Unknown author, Ontario Archives, Record Type: Microfilm.
  3. [S73] Francis Parkman Memorial Fund, Peterbrough Co.
  4. [S6] Unknown author, 1891 Canada Census, Record Type: microfilm.
  5. [S13] Unknown author, 1901 Canada Census, Record Type: microfilm.

James Meikle1

M, #64229, b. circa 1800
  • Birth*: circa 1800; "William Hope, of Otonabee Township, son of the late John Hope, was born in the township in 1822, and he has always resided upon as well as owning the family homestead which consists of 200 acres. He married Jenette Meikle, daughter of James Meikle, an early settler in Asphodel Township, by whom he had a family of two sons and three daughters." from pg. 635 of “History of the County of Peterborough, Ontario”, published in Toronto in 1884 – in the section “Otonabee Township”.1

Family:

Citations

  1. [S73] Francis Parkman Memorial Fund, Peterbrough Co.

John Hope1

M, #64230, b. circa 1790, d. 1865
  • Birth*: circa 1790; Wendrum, England; Location Wendrum, England from pg. 634 of “History of the County of Peterborough, Ontario”, published in Toronto in 1884 – in the section “Otonabee Township”.1
  • Marriage*: before 1810; Scotland; from pg. 634 of “History of the County of Peterborough, Ontario”, published in Toronto in 1884 – in the section “Otonabee Township”.; Principal=Jane Caines1
  • Death*: 1865; Otonabee Twp., Peterborough Co., Ontario; from pg. 635 of “History of the County of Peterborough, Ontario”, published in Toronto in 1884 – in the section “Otonabee Township”.1
  • Immigration*: 1821; Conc 3 Lot 20, Otonabee Twp., Peterborough Co., Ontario; "John Hope, sen'r, deceased, was born in Wendrum, England and emigrated to America in 1815, landing in the United States, where he resided for about five years; coming to Canada in 1821, and settling the same year on lot 20, concession 3, of Otonabee, where he resided the remainder of his life. His wife was Miss Jane Caines, a native of Scotland; ... from pg. 635 of “History of the County of Peterborough, Ontario”, published in Toronto in 1884 – in the section “Otonabee Township”.

Family: Jane Caines b. c 1790, d. 1855

Citations

  1. [S73] Francis Parkman Memorial Fund, Peterbrough Co.

Jane Caines1

F, #64231, b. circa 1790, d. 1855
  • Birth*: circa 1790; Scotland; from pg. 634 of “History of the County of Peterborough, Ontario”, published in Toronto in 1884 – in the section “Otonabee Township”.1
  • Marriage*: before 1810; Scotland; from pg. 634 of “History of the County of Peterborough, Ontario”, published in Toronto in 1884 – in the section “Otonabee Township”.; Principal=John Hope1
  • Death*: 1855; Otonabee Twp., Peterborough Co., Ontario; "John Hope, sen'r, deceased, was born in Wendrum, England and emigrated to America in 1815, landing in the United States, where he resided for about five years; coming to Canada in 1821, and settling the same year on lot 20, concession 3, of Otonabee, where he resided the remainder of his life. His wife was Miss Jane Caines, a native of Scotland; ... from pg. 635 of “History of the County of Peterborough, Ontario”, published in Toronto in 1884 – in the section “Otonabee Township”.1
  • Married Name: before 1820; Hope1
  • Residence*: 1821; Otonabee Twp., Peterborough Co., Ontario; "John Hope, sen'r, deceased, was born in Wendrum, England and emigrated to America in 1815, landing in the United States, where he resided for about five years; coming to Canada in 1821, and settling the same year on lot 20, concession 3, of Otonabee, where he resided the remainder of his life. His wife was Miss Jane Caines, a native of Scotland; ... from pg. 635 of “History of the County of Peterborough, Ontario”, published in Toronto in 1884 – in the section “Otonabee Township”.1

Family: John Hope b. c 1790, d. 1865

Citations

  1. [S73] Francis Parkman Memorial Fund, Peterbrough Co.

Thomas Hope1

M, #64232, b. 1811
  • Birth*: 1811; Scotland; "... the eldest of whom, Mr. Thomas Hope, is now seventy-three years of age, ... " from pg. 635 of “History of the County of Peterborough, Ontario”, published in Toronto in 1884 – in the section “Otonabee Township”.1

Citations

  1. [S73] Francis Parkman Memorial Fund, Peterbrough Co.