Martha Magdalena Heff1

F, #90305, b. circa 1822, d. 19 February 1895
  • Birth*: circa 1822; Ontario; per GEDCOM of Henry (henrydem@gmail.com) Jan 1 2015.1
  • Marriage*: circa 1838; Ontario; per GEDCOM of Henry (henrydem@gmail.com) Jan 1 2015.; Principal=Peter German1
  • Death*: 19 February 1895; Brant Co., Ontario; per GEDCOM of Henry (henrydem@gmail.com) Jan 1 2015.1
  • Married Name: circa 1838; German1

Family: Peter German b. c 1819, d. 20 Jan 1905

Citations

  1. [S22] Rootsweb, online unknown url.

Christianna ?1

F, #90306, b. circa 1791, d. circa 1871
  • Birth*: circa 1791; U.S.A.; per GEDCOM of Henry (henrydem@gmail.com) Jan 1 2015.1
  • Marriage*: 19 July 1847; Gore Dist., Ontario; per GEDCOM of Henry (henrydem@gmail.com) Jan 1 2015.; Principal=Lewis German1
  • Death*: circa 1871; per GEDCOM of Henry (henrydem@gmail.com) Jan 1 2015.1
  • Married Name: 19 July 1847; German1

Family: Lewis German b. 1788

Citations

  1. [S22] Rootsweb, online unknown url.

Emma Louisa Benson1,2

F, #90307, b. 1891
  • Birth*: 1891; Date 1891 per marr. reg'n.2
  • Marriage*: 8 September 1909; Trenton, Hastings Co., Ontario; Marriage Reg'n.#011396: Groom: Leonard Lewis Clayton Taft; Age: 26; Res. Ameliasburgh; Status: bachelor; Occ.: farmer; Rel.: Meth.; Parents: David Taft, farmer & Martha Brooks; Bride: Emma Louisa Benson; Age: 18; Res.: Ameliasburgh; Status: spinster; Occ.: maid; Rel.: Meth.; Parents: Samuel Benson, farmer & Rachel Lewis; Wit.: L. J. & L. M. Down, Trenton; Date: Sep 8 1909; Place: Trenton; Performed by: Rev. W. Down, Trenton; Reg'd.: Sep 18 1909; Reg'r.: J. w. Ostrom, Trenton (Ontario Marriage Registration, #011396-1909, ancestry.com); Principal=Leonard Lewis Clayton Taft3
  • Residence*: 8 September 1909; Ameliasbugh Twp., Prince Edward Co., Ontario; Residence Ameliasburgh per marr. reg'n.2
  • Married Name: 8 September 1909; Taft2

Family: Leonard Lewis Clayton Taft b. 7 Sep 1880

Citations

  1. Emma Louisa Benson per marr. reg'n.
  2. [S8] Unknown author, Ontario Archives, Record Type: Microfilm.
  3. [S8] Unknown author, Ontario Archives, Record Type: Microfilm, #011396-1909.
  4. [S4] Unknown author, Ontario Birth Registrations, Record Type: Microfilm, Name Of Person: Ontario Achives (birth).

Samuel Benson1

M, #90308, b. circa 1860
  • Birth*: circa 1860; per marriage reg'n. of daughter Emma Louisa (Benson) Taft.1
  • Marriage*: before 1890; per marriage reg'n. of daughter Emma Louisa (Benson) Taft.; Principal=Rachel Lewis1

Family: Rachel Lewis b. c 1860

Citations

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

Rachel Lewis1

F, #90309, b. circa 1860
  • Birth*: circa 1860; per marriage reg'n. of daughter Emma Louisa (Benson) Taft.1
  • Marriage*: before 1890; per marriage reg'n. of daughter Emma Louisa (Benson) Taft.; Principal=Samuel Benson1
  • Married Name: before 1890; Benson1

Family: Samuel Benson b. c 1860

Citations

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

Charles Taft1

M, #90310, b. 1874
  • Birth*: 1874; Ontario; Date 1874 & location Ont. per 1891 Census.1
  • Census*: April 1891; Ameliasburgh Twp., Prince Edward Co., Ontario; Age 17 at 1891 Census: see David Taft1

Citations

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

Joseph Taft1

M, #90311, b. 1877
  • Birth*: 1877; Ontario; Date 1877 & location Ont. per 1891 Census.1
  • Census*: April 1891; Ameliasburgh Twp., Prince Edward Co., Ontario; Age 14 at 1891 Census: see David Taft1

Citations

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

Letta Taft1

F, #90312, b. 1880
  • Birth*: 1880; Ontario; Date 1880 & location Ont. per 1891 Census.1
  • Census*: April 1891; Ameliasburgh Twp., Prince Edward Co., Ontario; Age 11 at 1891 Census: see David Taft1

Citations

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

Asa Taft1,2,3

M, #90313, b. 18 July 1884
  • Birth*: 18 July 1884; Ameliasburgh Twp., Prince Edward Co., Ontario; Date Jul 18 1884 & location Ont. rural per 1901 Census - name not clear "Tom"?. (Date 1884 & location Ont. per 1891 Census.2,3
  • Census*: April 1891; Ameliasburgh Twp., Prince Edward Co., Ontario; Age 7 at 1891 Census: see David Taft2
  • Census: 12 June 1901; Ameliasburgh Twp., Prince Edward Co., Ontario; Age 16 at 1901 Census: see David H. Taft3

Citations

  1. Name is unclear per 1901 Census - Tom?? Asa Taft per 1891 Census.
  2. [S6] Unknown author, 1891 Canada Census, Record Type: microfilm.
  3. [S13] Unknown author, 1901 Canada Census, Record Type: microfilm.

Thomas Taft1

M, #90314, b. circa 1872
  • Birth*: circa 1872; Ontario; per Death Reg'n. of his father David Humphry Taft.1
  • Residence*: 24 August 1922; Carrying Place, Northumberland Co., Ontario; Informant for Death Reg'n. of his father David Humphry Taft.1

Citations

  1. [S12] Unknown author, Ontario Death Registrations, Record Type: microfilm, Name Of Person: Ontario Archives.

Cora Belle McLaughlin1,2,3,4,5

F, #90315, b. November 1888, d. April 1977

  • Birth*: November 1888; Ontario; Date 1888 per Memorial. Date 1889 & location Ont. per 1921 Census. Date Nov 1888 & location Ont. per 1911 Census. Date 1889 per marr. reg'n.2,3,4,5
  • Marriage*: 9 September 1908; Trenton, Hastings Co., Ontario; Marriage Reg'n.#010465: Groom: Alva B. Taft; Age: 22; Res.: Trenton; Status: bachelor; Occ.: Merchant; Rel.: Meth.; Parents: David Taft, farmer & Martha Brooks; Bride: Cora Belle McLaughlin; Age: 19; Res.: Sophiasburgh Twp.; Status: spinster; Rel.: Meth.; Parents: W. J. McLaughlin, farmer & (not given); Wit.: Ada ?Teo?, Exeter, Ont. & L. M. Down, Trenton; Date: Sep 9 1908; Place: Trenton; Performed by: J. W. Down, Trenton; Reg'd.: Sep 9 1909; Reg'r.: J. W. Ostrom, Trenton (Ontario Marriage Registration, #010465-1908, ancestry.com); Principal=Alva Bentley Taft6
  • Death*: April 1977; Brighton, Northumberland Co., Ontario; Date 1977 per Memorial. Date Apr 1977 per family tree of wa6024 on ancestry.com, May 27 2015.5,7
  • Burial*: April 1977; Mount Hope Cemetery, Brighton, Northumberland Co., Ontario; Memorial: (See Exhibit) TAFT; Alva Bently Taft; 1888 - 1960; His Wife; Cora Belle; 1888 - 1977; Her Mother; Annie M. Simpson; Widow of; W. J. McLaughlin; 1867 - 1955 (Mount Hope Cemetery, Brighton, July 10 2004)5
  • Residence*: 9 September 1908; Sophiasbugh Twp., Prince Edward Co., Ontario; Residence Sophiasburgh Twp. per marr reg'n.2
  • Married Name: 9 September 1908; Taft2
  • Census: 8 June 1911; Brighton, Northumberland Co., Ontario; Age 22 at 1911 Census: see Alva Taft4
  • Census*: 9 June 1921; Brighton, Northumberland Co., Ontario; Age 32 at 1921 Census: see Alva Taft3

Family: Alva Bentley Taft b. 9 Mar 1886, d. 1960

  • Marriage*: 9 September 1908; Trenton, Hastings Co., Ontario; Marriage Reg'n.#010465: Groom: Alva B. Taft; Age: 22; Res.: Trenton; Status: bachelor; Occ.: Merchant; Rel.: Meth.; Parents: David Taft, farmer & Martha Brooks; Bride: Cora Belle McLaughlin; Age: 19; Res.: Sophiasburgh Twp.; Status: spinster; Rel.: Meth.; Parents: W. J. McLaughlin, farmer & (not given); Wit.: Ada ?Teo?, Exeter, Ont. & L. M. Down, Trenton; Date: Sep 9 1908; Place: Trenton; Performed by: J. W. Down, Trenton; Reg'd.: Sep 9 1909; Reg'r.: J. W. Ostrom, Trenton (Ontario Marriage Registration, #010465-1908, ancestry.com); Principal=Alva Bentley Taft6

Citations

  1. Cora Belle per Memorial. Cora Bell McLaughlin per marr. reg'n. Cora per 1911 & 1921 Census.
  2. [S8] Unknown author, Ontario Archives, Record Type: Microfilm.
  3. [S121] Unknown author, 1921 Census.
  4. [S60] Unknown author, 1911 Canada Census, Record Type: microfilm.
  5. [S15] Unknown author, Tombstone Inscription.
  6. [S8] Unknown author, Ontario Archives, Record Type: Microfilm, #010465-1908.
  7. [S82] Tree on Ancestry.com, online unknown url.
  8. [S4] Unknown author, Ontario Birth Registrations, Record Type: Microfilm, Name Of Person: Ontario Achives (birth).
  9. [S12] Unknown author, Ontario Death Registrations, Record Type: microfilm, Name Of Person: Ontario Archives.

William Taft1

M, #90317, b. 1913
  • Birth*: 1913; Ontario; Date 1913 & location Ont. per 1921 Census.1
  • Census*: 9 June 1921; Brighton, Northumberland Co., Ontario; Age 8 at 1921 Census: see Alva Taft1
  • Residence*: 1935; Brighton, Northumberland Co., Ontario; "301 Taft, William, Clerk, Brighton" Canada Voters List, Northumberland Co., 1935 (ancestry.com)2

Citations

  1. [S121] Unknown author, 1921 Census.
  2. [S83] Ancestry.ca, online unknown url.

Annetta I. "Anita" Taft1,2,3,4

F, #90318, b. 28 August 1914, d. 2002

  • Birth*: 28 August 1914; Brighton, Northumberland Co., Ontario; Date 1914 per Memorial. Date 1915 & location Ont. per 1921 Census. Date Aug 28 1914 & location Brighton per family tree of wa6024 on ancestry.com, May 27 2015.2,3,4
  • Marriage*: circa 1940; per Death Notice of A. Ron Taft.; Principal=Clayton Lewis Farrow
  • Death*: 2002; Kingston, Frontenac Co., Ontario; Date 2002 per Memorial. Date 2004 & locaiton Kingston per family tree of wa6024 on ancestry.com, May 27 2015.3,4
  • Burial*: 2002; Mount Hope Cemetery, Brighton, Northumberland Co., Ontario; Memorial: (See Exhibit) FARROW; Clayton L. Farrow - 1911 - 1988; His Wife; Annetta I. Taft - 1914 - 2002; Their Son; James G. Farrow - 1945 - 1979 (Mount Hope Cemetery, Brighton, Sep 26 2004)3
  • Census*: 9 June 1921; Brighton, Northumberland Co., Ontario; Age 6 at 1921 Census: see Alva Taft2
  • Married Name: circa 1940; Farrow

Family: Clayton Lewis Farrow b. 16 Jun 1911, d. 1988

Citations

  1. Anetta I. Taft per Memorial. Anita Taft per 1921 Census. Anita Taft per family tree of wa6024 on ancestry.com, May 27 2015.
  2. [S121] Unknown author, 1921 Census.
  3. [S15] Unknown author, Tombstone Inscription.
  4. [S82] Tree on Ancestry.com, online unknown url.

? Taft1

M, #90319, b. 27 July 1912
  • Birth*: 27 July 1912; Prince Edward St., Brighton, Northumberland Co., Ontario; Birth Reg'n.#037450: Name: Taft --- ; Sex: male; Date: Jul 12 1912, 4 hr. 15m mp; Parents: Alva Berrtley Taft, Blacksmith & Cora Belle McLaughlin; Married: Sep 9 1908, Trenton; Phys.: R. J. Wade; Inf.: Alva Bentley Taft, father, Brighton; Reg'd.: JUl 27 1912; Reg'r.: T. Lockwood, Brighton (Ontario Birth Registration, #037450-1912, ancestry.com)
    Note: Is this William or a child that died?2

Citations

  1. [S4] Unknown author, Ontario Birth Registrations, Record Type: Microfilm, Name Of Person: Ontario Achives (birth).
  2. [S4] Unknown author, Ontario Birth Registrations, Record Type: Microfilm, Name Of Person: Ontario Achives (birth), #037450-1912.

Norma Taft1

F, #90320, b. September 1917, d. 21 March 1921

  • Birth*: September 1917; Brighton, Northumberland Co., Ontario; Date Sep 1917 & location Brighton per Death Reg'n.1
  • Death*: 21 March 1921; Hospital for Sick Children, Toronto, York Co., Ontario; Death Reg'n.#002745: Name: Norma Taft; Date: Mar 21 1921; Age: 3y 6m; Place: Hospital for Sick Children; Parents: Alva Taft & Cora McFaugh?; Inf.: Alva Taft, Brighton, father; Burial: Mar 24 1921, Brighton; Phys.: J. P. Thompson, 32 Cartlon St., Toronto; Reg'd.: Mar 22 1921; Reg'r.: Robt. Jarvis (Ontario Death Registration, #002745-1921, ancestry.com)2
  • Burial*: 23 March 1921; Mount Hope Cemetery, Brighton, Northumberland Co., Ontario; Memorial: (See Exhibit) Donald B.; Died; June 11, 1916; Aged 3 Mo.; 25 D's; Norma; Died; Mar 21, 1921; Aged 3 Y'rs; ? D's; Children of Alva B. & Cora Belle Taft (Mount Hope Cemetery, Brighton, Jul 10 2004)3

Citations

  1. [S12] Unknown author, Ontario Death Registrations, Record Type: microfilm, Name Of Person: Ontario Archives.
  2. [S12] Unknown author, Ontario Death Registrations, Record Type: microfilm, Name Of Person: Ontario Archives, #002745-1921.
  3. [S15] Unknown author, Tombstone Inscription.

A. Ron Taft

M, #90321, b. 1932, d. 7 October 2013
  • Birth*: 1932; Brighton, Northumberland Co., Ontario; Date 1932 per Death Notice
  • Death*: 7 October 2013; Brockville, Ontario; "TAFT, A. Ronald - (Of Brockville - Born in Brighton) - Passed away in Brockville on Monday, October 7, 2013 in his 81st year. Beloved husband of Geraldine Taft (nee Courneyea). Beloved son of the late Alva and Cora Taft. Predeceased by sister Anita Farrow, brothers Bill Taft and Neil Taft. Missed by many nieces and nephews. Arrangements entrusted to BURKE FUNERAL HOME (613-968-6968) 150 Church St., Belleville. A Celebration of Life graveside gathering will take place on Friday, October 25, 2013 at 11:00 a.m. at the Mount Hope Cemetery in Brighton. Reception to follow at the Burke Funeral Home Terrace Room. If family and friends so desire donations to the Canadian Cancer Society would be appreciated.
    http://yourlifemoments.ca/sitepages/obituary.asp?oid=745663
  • Residence*: between 1961 and 1979; Raglan St., Brighton, Northumberland Co., Ontario; "Ron Taft - Auto Parts - 1861 - 1979 - Richardson to Raglan" pg. 149, History of Brighton Business, Susan Brose, 20091
  • Note*: 1964; Raglan St., Brighton, Northumberland Co., Ontario; "Ron Taft opened Taft Auto Parts Inc. on Raglan Street in 1964. His neice and her husband Bonnie and Tim Browne bought the business in 1977. They have been cleaning up Northumberland since then. Bonnie is a retired school teacher and author of several books." “That’s Just The Way We Were”, Brighton Memories, pg. 1822

Citations

  1. [S97] Susan Brose, Brighton Business.
  2. [S68] Brighton Council, Brighton Memories 2006.

Clayton Lewis Farrow1,2,3

M, #90323, b. 16 June 1911, d. 1988

  • Birth*: 16 June 1911; Conc 5 Lot 5, Brighton Twp., Northumberland Co., Ontario; Birth Reg'n.#035329: Name: Clayton Lewis Farrow; Date: Jun 16 1911; Place: Conc 5 Lot 5, Brighton Twp.; Parents: Cory Farrow, painter & Lila Smith; Married: Cramahe Twp.; Phys.: H. C. Rundle; Inf.: Cory Farrow, Hilton; Reg'r.: Fred O. Wade. Brighton Twp. (Ontario Birth Registration, #035329-1911, ancestry.com) Date 1911 per Memorial. per Death Notice of A. Ron Taft.4,2
  • Marriage*: circa 1940; per Death Notice of A. Ron Taft.; Principal=Annetta I. "Anita" Taft
  • Death*: 1988; Belleville, Hastings Co., Ontario; Date 1988 per Memorial. per Death Notice of A. Ron Taft. Date 1987 & location Belleville per family tree of wa6024 on ancestry.com, May 27 2015.2,5
  • Burial*: 1988; Mount Hope Cemetery, Brighton, Northumberland Co., Ontario; Memorial: (See Exhibit) FARROW; Clayton L. Farrow - 1911 - 1988; His Wife; Annetta I. Taft - 1914 - 2002; Their Son; James G. Farrow - 1945 - 1979 (Mount Hope Cemetery, Brighton, Sep 26 2004)2

Family: Annetta I. "Anita" Taft b. 28 Aug 1914, d. 2002

Citations

  1. Clayton Lewis Farrow per Birth Reg'n. Clayton L. Farrow per Memorial.
  2. [S15] Unknown author, Tombstone Inscription.
  3. [S4] Unknown author, Ontario Birth Registrations, Record Type: Microfilm, Name Of Person: Ontario Achives (birth).
  4. [S4] Unknown author, Ontario Birth Registrations, Record Type: Microfilm, Name Of Person: Ontario Achives (birth), #035329-1911.
  5. [S82] Tree on Ancestry.com, online unknown url.

Elizabeth Way1

F, #90324, b. 1788
  • Birth*: 1788; New York, U.S.A.; per family tree of Laurel Cunningham on ancestry.com, Jan 4 2015.1
  • Marriage*: circa 1807; per family tree of Laurel Cunningham on ancestry.com, Jan 4 2015.; Principal=Archelaus Doxsee1
  • Married Name: circa 1807; Doxsee1

Family: Archelaus Doxsee b. 15 Mar 1784, d. 1842

Citations

  1. [S82] Tree on Ancestry.com, online unknown url.
  2. [S22] Rootsweb, online unknown url.

Gilbert Doxsee1,2

M, #90325, b. 1841
  • Birth*: 1841; Ontario; Date 1851 & location Ont. per 1871 Census. Date 1841 & location Cda. per 1851 Census.2,3
  • Marriage*: circa 1876; Ontario; per family tree of pauldoxsee on ancestry.com, Jan 5 2015.; Principal=Almedia Caverly4
  • Census: 1851; Seymour Twp., Northumberland Co., Ontario; Age 10 at 1851 Census: see John Doxsee3
  • Census*: April 1871; Seymour Twp., Northumberland East Co., Ontario; Age 20? at 1871 Census: see John Doxsee2

Family: Almedia Caverly b. 1846

Citations

  1. Gilbert Doxsee per 1871 Census.
  2. [S14] Unknown author, 1871 Canada Census, Record Type: microfilm.
  3. [S11] Unknown author, 1851 Canada Census, Record Type: microfilm.
  4. [S82] Tree on Ancestry.com, online unknown url.

George Doxsee1,2

M, #90326, b. 1858
  • Birth*: 1858; Ontario; Date 1858 & location Ont. per 1871 Census.2
  • Census*: April 1871; Seymour Twp., Northumberland East Co., Ontario; Age 13 at 1871 Census: see John Doxsee2

Citations

  1. George Doxsee per 1871 Census.
  2. [S14] Unknown author, 1871 Canada Census, Record Type: microfilm.