Elizabeth Hudson1

F, #100515, b. 3 September 1827, d. 27 June 1916
  • Birth*: 3 September 1827; Upper Canada; per marriage register of dau. Mary Jane Jacob.1
  • Marriage*: 1845; Canada West; per marriage register of dau. Mary Jane Jacob.; Principal=Alexander Farewell1
  • Death*: 27 June 1916; Portland, Multnomah Co., Oregon, U.S.A.; per marriage register of dau. Mary Jane Jacob.1
  • Married Name: 1845; Farewell1

Family: Alexander Farewell b. 27 May 1823, d. 7 May 1905

Citations

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

Alexander Farewell1

M, #100516, b. 27 May 1823, d. 7 May 1905
  • Birth*: 27 May 1823; Upper Canada; per marriage register of dau. Mary Jane Jacob.1
  • Marriage*: 1845; Canada West; per marriage register of dau. Mary Jane Jacob.; Principal=Elizabeth Hudson1
  • Death*: 7 May 1905; Sanilac Co., Michigan, U.S.A.; per marriage register of dau. Mary Jane Jacob.1

Family: Elizabeth Hudson b. 3 Sep 1827, d. 27 Jun 1916

Citations

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

Hudson Ackius Farewell1

M, #100517, b. 25 February 1854, d. 25 July 1918
  • Birth*: 25 February 1854; Sanilac Co., Michigan, U.S.A.; per marriage register of dau. Mary Jane Jacob.1
  • Death*: 25 July 1918; Detroit, Wayne Co., Michigan, U.S.A.; per marriage register of dau. Mary Jane Jacob.1

Citations

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

Melinda Charlotte Hawkins1,2,3

F, #100518, b. 4 January 1843, d. 17 December 1917
  • Birth*: 4 January 1843; Port Hope, Durham Co., Canada West; Date Jan 1843 & location Ont. per 1911 Census. Date 1845 & location Ont. per 1891 Census. Date Jan 4 1843 & location Port Hope per family tree of John Jeffrey on ancestry.ca, May 30 2019.2,4,5
  • Marriage*: circa 1861; Canada West; per family tree of John Jeffrey on ancestry.ca, May 30 2019.; Principal=Jonathan Wolfenden2
  • Marriage*: circa 1887; Ontario; per family tree of John Jeffrey on ancestry.ca, May 30 2019.; Principal=Col. John Edwin Chagen Farewell2
  • Death*: 17 December 1917; Byron St., Whitby, Ontario Co., Ontario; Death Reg'n.#023746: Name: Melinda Charlotte Farewell; Date: Dec 17 1917; Age: 75y; Born: Cda.; Res.: Byron St., Whitby; Burial: Union Cemetery; Occ.: housewife; Status: married; Parents: Nathanial Hawlins & ? Hayward; Cause: angina pectoris; Phys.: F. Warren; Inf.: C. Seldon, Whitby; Reg'd.: Dec 18 1917; Reg'r.: Joseph White, Town of Whitby (Ontario Death Registration, #023746-1917, ancestry.ca) Date Dec 17 1917 & location Whibty per family tree of John Jeffrey on ancestry.ca, May 30 2019.2,6
  • Burial*: 20 December 1917; Union Cemetery, Oshawa, Ontario Co., Ontario; per Death Reg'n.3
  • Married Name: circa 1861; Wolfenden2
  • Married Name: circa 1887; Farewell2
  • Census*: 17 April 1891; Whitby, South Ontario Co., Ontario; Age 46 at 1891 Census: see John E. Farewell4
  • Census: 1911; Whitby, South Ontario Co., Ontario; Age 68 at 1911 Census: see John E. Farewell5

Family 1: Jonathan Wolfenden b. c 1839, d. 18 Sep 1883

  • Marriage*: circa 1861; Canada West; per family tree of John Jeffrey on ancestry.ca, May 30 2019.; Principal=Jonathan Wolfenden2

Family 2: Col. John Edwin Chagen Farewell b. 18 Feb 1840, d. 29 Dec 1923

Citations

  1. Melinda Charlotte Hawkins per Death Reg'n.
  2. [S82] Tree on Ancestry.com, online unknown url.
  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. [S60] Unknown author, 1911 Canada Census, Record Type: microfilm.
  6. [S12] Unknown author, Ontario Death Registrations, Record Type: microfilm, Name Of Person: Ontario Archives, #023746-1917.

Jonathan Wolfenden1

M, #100519, b. circa 1839, d. 18 September 1883
  • Birth*: circa 1839; Settle, Yorkshire, England; per family tree of John Jeffrey on ancestry.ca, May 30 2019.1
  • Marriage*: circa 1861; Canada West; per family tree of John Jeffrey on ancestry.ca, May 30 2019.; Principal=Melinda Charlotte Hawkins1
  • Death*: 18 September 1883; Whitby, Ontario Co., Ontario; per family tree of John Jeffrey on ancestry.ca, May 30 2019.1

Family: Melinda Charlotte Hawkins b. 4 Jan 1843, d. 17 Dec 1917

Citations

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

Nathaniel Hawkins1

M, #100520, b. circa 1815
  • Birth*: circa 1815; per Death Reg'n. of dau. Melinda Charlotte (Wolfenden, Hawkins) Farewell.1
  • Marriage*: circa 1840; per Death Reg'n. of dau. Melinda Charlotte (Wolfenden, Hawkins) Farewell.; Principal=? Hayward1

Family: ? Hayward b. c 1815

Citations

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

? Hayward1

F, #100521, b. circa 1815
  • Birth*: circa 1815; per Death Reg'n. of dau. Melinda Charlotte (Wolfenden, Hawkins) Farewell.1
  • Marriage*: circa 1840; per Death Reg'n. of dau. Melinda Charlotte (Wolfenden, Hawkins) Farewell.; Principal=Nathaniel Hawkins1
  • Married Name: circa 1840; Hawkins1

Family: Nathaniel Hawkins b. c 1815

Citations

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

Wilson Murton Farewell1

M, #100522, b. September 1847, d. October 1848
  • Birth*: September 1847; East Whitby Twp., York Co., Canada West; #012420-18851
  • Death*: October 1848; East Whitby Twp., York Co., Canada West; #012420-18851
  • Burial*: October 1848; Farewell Memorial Cemetery, Harmony, York Co., Canada West; #012420-18851

Citations

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

Franklin A. Farewell1

M, #100523, b. September 1850, d. 27 December 1850
  • Birth*: September 1850; East Whitby Twp., York Co., Canada West; #012420-18851
  • Death*: 27 December 1850; East Whitby Twp., York Co., Canada West; #012420-18851

Citations

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

Florence Farewell1

F, #100524, b. 1854
  • Birth*: 1854; Est Whitby Twp., Ontario Co., Canada West; Date 1854 & location CW per 1861 Census.1
  • Census*: April 1861; East Whitby Twp., Ontario Co., Canada West; Age 7 at 1861 Census: see Charles Farewell1

Citations

  1. [S10] Unknown author, 1861 Canada Census, Record Type: microfilm.

Charles Farewell1

M, #100525, b. 1852
  • Birth*: 1852; East Whitby Twp., Ontario Co., Canada West; Age 9 at 1861 Census: see Charles Farewell1
  • Census*: April 1861; East Whitby Twp., Ontario Co., Canada West; Age 9 at 1861 Census: see Charles Farewell1

Citations

  1. [S10] Unknown author, 1861 Canada Census, Record Type: microfilm.

George Berkeley Davis1,2,3,4

M, #100526, b. 20 March 1848
  • Birth*: 20 March 1848; Woodstock, Oxford Co., Canada West; Date 1848 & location Ont. per 1871 Census. Date 1848 & location UC per 1861 Census. Date 1848 & location Woodstock per marr. reg'n. Date Mar 20 1848 & location Woodstock per family tree of lindaleesmith pn ancestry.ca, June 16 2019.2,5,3,4
  • Marriage*: 13 October 1880; West Oxford Twp., Oxford Co., Ontario; Marriage Reg'n.#008335: Groom: Geo. B. Davis; Age: 32; Res.: Ingersoll; Born: Woodstock; Status: bachelor; Occ.: Baptist Minister; Parents: M. L. & Mary Davis; Bride: Lydia Harris; Age: 28; Res.: Ingersoll; Born: West Oxford; Status: spinster; Parents: James & Julia Harris; Wit.: A. B. McKee, Woodstock & Eugene Harris, West Oxford; Date: Oct 13 1880; Place: West Oxford; Rel.: Regular Baptist; Performed by: Jno Crawford; Reg'r.: Chas. Mason, West Oxford (Ontario Marriage Registration, #008335-1880, ancestry.ca); Principal=Lydia Harris6
  • Census*: April 1861; Haldimand Twp., Northumberland Co., Canada West; Age 13 at 1861 Census: see Mordecai Davis2
  • Census: April 1871; Haldimand Twp., Northumberland West Co., Ontario; Age 23 at 1871 Census: see Mordecai Davis5
  • Residence*: 13 October 1880; Ingersol, Oxford Co., Ontario; Residenc Ingersol per marr. reg'n.3

Family: Lydia Harris b. 1852

Citations

  1. George B. Davis per marr. reg'n. George Berkeley Davis per family tree of lindaleesmith pn ancestry.ca, June 16 2019.
  2. [S10] Unknown author, 1861 Canada Census, Record Type: microfilm.
  3. [S8] Unknown author, Ontario Archives, Record Type: Microfilm.
  4. [S82] Tree on Ancestry.com, online unknown url.
  5. [S14] Unknown author, 1871 Canada Census, Record Type: microfilm.
  6. [S8] Unknown author, Ontario Archives, Record Type: Microfilm, #008335-1880.

Elizabeth "Emma" Davis1,2,3,4

F, #100527, b. 26 April 1850, d. 30 January 1918
  • Birth*: 26 April 1850; Cramahe Twp., Castleton, Northumberland Co., Canada West; Date 1851 & location Ont. per 1871 Census. Date 1850 & location UC per 1861 Census. Date Apr 26 1850 & location Castleton per family tree of lindaleesmith pn ancestry.ca, June 16 2019.2,3,4
  • Marriage*: 1 January 1875; Ontario; per family tree of lindaleesmith pn ancestry.ca, June 16 2019.; Principal=George Robert Race4
  • Death*: 30 January 1918; per family tree of lindaleesmith pn ancestry.ca, June 16 2019.4
  • Census*: April 1861; Haldimand Twp., Northumberland Co., Canada West; Age 11 at 1861 Census: see Mordecai Davis2
  • Census: April 1871; Haldimand Twp., Northumberland West Co., Ontario; Age 20 at 1871 Census: see Mordecai Davis3
  • Married Name: 1 January 1875; Race4

Family: George Robert Race b. Apr 1850, d. 1934

Citations

  1. Emma per 1871 Census. Elizabeth per 1861 Census. Emma Elizabeth Davis per family tree of lindaleesmith pn ancestry.ca, June 16 2019.
  2. [S10] Unknown author, 1861 Canada Census, Record Type: microfilm.
  3. [S14] Unknown author, 1871 Canada Census, Record Type: microfilm.
  4. [S82] Tree on Ancestry.com, online unknown url.

Charles Henry Davis1,2,3

M, #100528, b. 12 February 1852, d. 1 June 1880

  • Birth*: 12 February 1852; Haldimand Twp., Northumberland Co., Canada West; Date 1852 & location Ont. per 1871 Census. Date 1852 & location UC per 1861 Census. Date Feb 12 1852 & location Haldimand Twp. per family tree of lindaleesmith pn ancestry.ca, June 16 2019.2,4,3
  • Marriage*: 10 July 1879; Northumberland Co., Ontario; per family tree of lindaleesmith pn ancestry.ca, June 16 2019.; Principal=Silence S. Perry3
  • Death*: 1 June 1880; Cramahe Twp., Northumberland Co., Ontario; Memorial: (See Exhibit) In; Memory of; Charles S. Davis; Died; June ? 1880; Aged; ?28? years (Salem Cemetery, June 7 2009)
    CemSearch: Name: Charles H. Davis; Born: - Died: Jun 1 1880 Age: 25; ID: SALEM!817; No other names: Cemetery: Salem Cemetery, Conc 1, Lot 21, Cramahe Twp., Sec 2 Row 24 Plot 9 (http://www.cemsearch.ca/burial/?action=selectionList&choiceBurialID=SALEM%21817) Date Jun 19 1880 per family tree of lindaleesmith pn ancestry.ca, June 16 2019.3,5,6
  • Burial*: 3 June 1880; Salem Cemetery, Cramahe Twp., Salem, Northumberland Co., Ontario; CemSearch: Name: Charles H. Davis; Born: - ; Died: June 1 1880; Age: 25; ID: SALEM!817; No other names: Cemetery: Salem Cemetery, Conc 1 Lot 21, Cramahe Twp., Sec 2 Row 24 Plot 9 (http://www.cemsearch.ca/burial/?action=selectionList&choiceBurialID=SALEM%21817)5
  • Census*: April 1861; Haldimand Twp., Northumberland Co., Canada West; Age 9 at 1861 Census: see Mordecai Davis2
  • Census: April 1871; Haldimand Twp., Northumberland West Co., Ontario; Age 19 at 1871 Census: see Mordecai Davis4

Family: Silence S. Perry b. Feb 1855, d. 2 Sep 1923

Citations

  1. Charles Henry Davis per family tree of lindaleesmith pn ancestry.ca, June 16 2019.
  2. [S10] Unknown author, 1861 Canada Census, Record Type: microfilm.
  3. [S82] Tree on Ancestry.com, online unknown url.
  4. [S14] Unknown author, 1871 Canada Census, Record Type: microfilm.
  5. [S39] Unknown name of person unknown record type, unknown repository, unknown repository address.
  6. [S15] Unknown author, Tombstone Inscription.

Larinda Jane Davis1,2,3

F, #100529, b. 5 November 1855
  • Birth*: 5 November 1855; Cramahe Twp., Northumberland Co., Canada West; Date 1856 & location Ont. per 1871 Census. Date 1855 & location UC per 1861 Census. Date Nov 5 1855 & location Cramahe Twp. per family tree of lindaleesmith on ancestry.ca, June 16 2019.2,3,4
  • Marriage*: 1 January 1875; Port Hope, Durham Co., Ontario; per family tree of lindaleesmith on ancestry.ca, June 16 2019.; Principal=Thomas Bellamy4
  • Census*: April 1861; Haldimand Twp., Northumberland Co., Canada West; Age 6 at 1861 Census: see Mordecai Davis2
  • Census: April 1871; Haldimand Twp., Northumberland West Co., Ontario; Age 15 at 1871 Census: see Mordecai Davis3
  • Married Name: 1 January 1875; Bellamy4

Family: Thomas Bellamy b. 1853, d. 11 Oct 1926

Citations

  1. Jane per 1871 Census. ?Larinda? per 1861 Census.
  2. [S10] Unknown author, 1861 Canada Census, Record Type: microfilm.
  3. [S14] Unknown author, 1871 Canada Census, Record Type: microfilm.
  4. [S82] Tree on Ancestry.com, online unknown url.

John Edwin Davis1,2,3

M, #100530, b. 17 February 1858
  • Birth*: 17 February 1858; Haldimand Twp., Wicklow, Northumberland Co., Canada West; Date 1858 & location Ont. per 1871 Census. Date 1857 & location UC per 1861 Census. Date Feb 17 1858 & location Wicklow per family tree of lindaleesmith on ancestry.ca, June 16 2019.2,4,3
  • Marriage*: 26 July 1887; Haldimand Twp., Wicklow, Northumberland Co., Ontario; per family tree of lindaleesmith on ancestry.ca, June 16 2019.; Principal=Laura Sophia Lockhart3
  • Census*: April 1861; Haldimand Twp., Northumberland Co., Canada West; Age 4 at 1861 Census: see Mordecai Davis2
  • Census: April 1871; Haldimand Twp., Northumberland West Co., Ontario; Age 13 at 1871 Census: see Mordecai Davis4

Family: Laura Sophia Lockhart b. c 1857, d. 1 Jan 1910

Citations

  1. John Edwin Davis per family tree of lindaleesmith on ancestry.ca, June 16 2019.
  2. [S10] Unknown author, 1861 Canada Census, Record Type: microfilm.
  3. [S82] Tree on Ancestry.com, online unknown url.
  4. [S14] Unknown author, 1871 Canada Census, Record Type: microfilm.

Judson Byron Davis1,2,3,4

M, #100531, b. 11 June 1860
  • Birth*: 11 June 1860; Haldimand Twp., Wicklow, Northumberland Co., Canada West; Date 1861 & location Ont. per 1871 Census. Date 1860 & location UC per 1861 Census. Date Jan 11 1860 & location Wicklow per family tree of lindaleesmith on ancestry.ca, June 16 2019.2,3,4
  • Census*: April 1861; Haldimand Twp., Northumberland Co., Canada West; Age 1 at 1861 Census: see Mordecai Davis2
  • Census: April 1871; Haldimand Twp., Northumberland West Co., Ontario; Age 10 at 1871 Census: see Mordecai Davis3

Citations

  1. Judson Davis per 1871 Census. Judson Byron Davis per family tree of lindaleesmith on ancestry.ca, June 16 2019.
  2. [S10] Unknown author, 1861 Canada Census, Record Type: microfilm.
  3. [S14] Unknown author, 1871 Canada Census, Record Type: microfilm.
  4. [S82] Tree on Ancestry.com, online unknown url.

Albert Allen Davis1,2,3

M, #100532, b. 10 January 1862, d. 8 September 1914
  • Birth*: 10 January 1862; Haldimand Twp., Wicklow, Northumberland Co., Canada West; Date 1863 & location Ont. per 1871 Census. Date Jan 10 1862 & location Wicklow per family tree of lindaleesmith on ancestry.ca, June 16 2019.2,3
  • Marriage*: 16 November 1888; Polc Co., Minnesota, U.S.A.; per family tree of lindaleesmith on ancestry.ca, June 16 2019.; Principal=Eva Hostetler3
  • Death*: 8 September 1914; Lakeland, Washington Co., Minnesota, U.S.A.; per family tree of lindaleesmith on ancestry.ca, June 16 2019.3
  • Census*: April 1871; Haldimand Twp., Northumberland West Co., Ontario; Age 8 at 1871 Census: see Mordecai Davis2

Family: Eva Hostetler b. 5 Jun 1865, d. a 1930

Citations

  1. Albert Allen Davis per family tree of lindaleesmith on ancestry.ca, June 16 2019.
  2. [S14] Unknown author, 1871 Canada Census, Record Type: microfilm.
  3. [S82] Tree on Ancestry.com, online unknown url.

Edward Arthur Davis1,2,3

M, #100533, b. 27 April 1868, d. 13 April 1871
  • Birth*: 27 April 1868; Haldimand Twp., Wicklow, Northumberland Co., Ontario; Date 1868 per CemSearch - age 3 at death Apr 13 1871. Date 1869 & location Ont. per 1871 Census. Date Apr 27 1868 & location Wicklow per family tree of lindaleesmith on ancestry.ca, June 16 2019.2,3,4
  • Death*: 13 April 1871; Haldimand Twp., Wicklow, Northumberland Co., Ontario; Date Apr 13 1871 per CemSearch. Date Apr 13 1871 & location Wicklow per family tree of lindaleesmith on ancestry.ca, June 16 2019.3,4
  • Burial*: 15 April 1871; Fairview Cemetery, Haldimand Twp., Northumberland Co., Ontario; CemSearch: Name: Edward Arthur Davis; Born: - ; Died: Apr 13 1871; Age: 3; ID: FAIRVW!915; Other names: Davis, Mordicai L. ( - 1880); Cemetery: Fairview Cemetery, Conc 1 Lot 19, Haldimand Twp., Northumberland Co., Sec East Plot 151 (http://www.cemsearch.ca/burial/?action=sameStoneGroup&selSameStoneChoice=FAIRVW%21915)3
  • Census*: April 1871; Haldimand Twp., Northumberland West Co., Ontario; Age 2 at 1871 Census: see Mordecai Davis2

Citations

  1. Edward Arthur Davis per CemSearch.
  2. [S14] Unknown author, 1871 Canada Census, Record Type: microfilm.
  3. [S39] Unknown name of person unknown record type, unknown repository, unknown repository address.
  4. [S82] Tree on Ancestry.com, online unknown url.

Robert Quircke Question Short1

M, #100534, b. 1760, d. 31 January 1827
  • Birth*: 1760; Withycombe Hall, Somerset, England; Date bet. Jan & Oct. 1760 & location Withycombe, Somerset, England per "Descendants of Rev. Robert Quirke Question Short" sent to me by Eleanore Dilello, March 30 2015.
  • Marriage*: 25 September 1780; St. Mary's Church, Withycombe, Somerset, England; per "Descendants of Rev. Robert Quirke Question Short" sent to me by Eleanore Dilello, March 30 2015.; Principal=Mary Wood
  • Death*: 31 January 1827; Trois-Rivieres, Quebec; "Upper CAN Gazette & U.E. Loyalist, York 1826-1828 ibid. At Three Rivers, on 31st ult., the Rev. R. Querk Short, aged 68 years, and for 26 years Rector of the Protestant Epis. Church there. (died)" per "Descendants of Rev. Robert Quirke Question Short" sent to me by Eleanore Dilello, March 30 2015.
  • Burial*: 3 February 1827; Old Anglican Cemetery, Trois-Rivieres, Quebec; "1827 - 03 Feb, Rev. RQ Short buried in the Trois-Rivieres Cemetery. (Old Anglican Cemetery), St. James. On the third of February one thousand eight hundred and twenty seven, was buried the Reverend Robert Quircke Short Rector of the Protestant Episcopal church of Trois-Rivieres, who died on the thirty first of January last. By me Francis Evans Curate. The above named Robert Quircke was buried in my presence: James Kerr Son in Law & Geo S. Carter Son in Law." per "Descendants of Rev. Robert Quirke Question Short" sent to me by Eleanore Dilello, March 30 2015.
  • Note*: 25 September 1780; Somerset, England; "Generation No. 1; 1. Rev. Robert Quircke Question4 Short (John Mr. (Senr.) Surgeon3, John Mr. Surgeon2, Father (?Thomas)1) was born Bet. Jan - Oct 1760 in Withycombe Hall, SOM, ENG, and died 31 Jan 1827 in Trois Rivieres, QC., CAN. He married Mary Wood 25 Sep 1780 in St. Mary's Church, Nettlecombe, SOM, ENG, daughter of Father Wood. She was born 1759 in ENG, and died 20 Dec 1850 in Trois Rivieres, St. Maurice, QC., CAN.; Robert Quircke Question Short was baptized in St. Michael's church in Minehead, October of 1760. As baptisms were the only official record of someone's birth in England, there is only this record to go by. A child was usually baptized a month or so after their birth so it would be safe to say, that he was probably born between July & October of 1760. He was born in Withycombe Hall, Withycombe, Somerset, England. This birth place is according to statements made by the Rev. Short in later years and by family members. Withycombe is 5 miles from Minehead and is a beautiful place, at the time, farming was done there. Possibly, some coal mining as well.; 1780 - 25 Sep, Robert Quircke Short married Mary Wood at Nettlecombe, Somerset, England. I do not know exactly where Robert was living at this time. He was still attending college, as well as, working in the ministry.; BMD County SOM : Place Nettlecombe Church St Mary's Marriage Date: 25 Sep 1780; Groom Forename Robert Groom Surname Short; BrideForename Mary; Bride Surname Wood; File Number 4324" per "Descendants of Rev. Robert Quirke Question Short" sent to me by Eleanore Dilello, March 30 2015.
  • Residence*: 1796; London, England; "The Short family lived in Capton, Stogumber, Somerset, England at the time of their 1st daughter Harriet's birth in abt 1783 and according to stock records on the National Archives, they were living there at the time Rev. RQ Short moved to London which was 1796." per "Descendants of Rev. Robert Quirke Question Short" sent to me by Eleanore Dilello, March 30 2015.
  • Note: 31 August 1796; Kingston, Frontenac Co., Upper Canada; "1797 - Aug 31, ltr dated Aug 31 1797 from Dr. Stuart states Revd. R.Q. Short practicing medicine, having recently arrived in the Province with a wife and seven children without obtaining employment."
  • Note: 3 November 1796; Kingston, Frontenac Co., Upper Canada; 1796 - NOV 3, Rev Robt. Q Short petitioning the govt wrote in part "that your petitioner lately from ENG intending to settle in the Province of UC has brought his family consisting of a wife three boys and four girls who are now at Kingston." per "Descendants of Rev. Robert Quirke Question Short" sent to me by Eleanore Dilello, March 30 2015.
  • Note: 26 April 1797; Kingston, Frontenac Co., Upper Canada; "1797 - Apr 26, at Kingston: The magistrates in Sessions assembled order that the sum of 11.6.3 pounds sterling be paid by the treasurer to Mr. R.Q. Short, being so much of his account allowed for his attendance on Terence Dunn." per "Descendants of Rev. Robert Quirke Question Short" sent to me by Eleanore Dilello, March 30 2015." per "Descendants of Rev. Robert Quirke Question Short" sent to me by Eleanore Dilello, March 30 2015.
  • Note: March 1798; Kingston, Frontenac Co., Upper Canada; "1798 - MAR, Short wrote to the biship of QC, Jacob Mountain, for a position in the diocese of QC. Short, who had been preaching and practising medicine in Kingston, had fallen into desperate financial straits." per "Descendants of Rev. Robert Quirke Question Short" sent to me by Eleanore Dilello, March 30 2015.
  • Note: October 1799; Kingston, Frontenac Co., Upper Canada; "1799 - Autumn, Short could afford neither food nor fuel. Mountain provided some firewood and sent a personal gift of ten pounds." per "Descendants of Rev. Robert Quirke Question Short" sent to me by Eleanore Dilello, March 30 2015.
  • Residence: November 1799; Saint-Armand, Riviere-Richelieu, Quebec; "1799 - NOV, the Bishop has pity for the Short family and his difficulty in obtaining qualified priests from ENG led him to accept Short as a missionary. The Society for the Propagation of the Gospel, would pay his salary.; 1799 - Dispatched with a stipend of 200 pounds to Saint-Armand, a seigneury along the Rivière Richelieu which had experienced significant ENG-speaking settlement after the American revolution.; 1799 - DEC, Bishop Mountain wrote to thank the Lieutenant Governor for the assurance that the government would pay £100 annually to the Rev. Robert Quirk Short as minister of the Church of ENG in "Missiskoui" Bay. (Missisquoi Bay)" per "Descendants of Rev. Robert Quirke Question Short" sent to me by Eleanore Dilello, March 30 2015.
  • Residence: 8 March 1800; Trois-Rivieres, Quebec; "1800 - March 8, Rev. Robert Q. Short, did a burial service and was officially the Minister of Trois-Riviers Prot. Church. One of the witnesses at the service was Robert Short. From Dictionary of Canadian Biography Online" per "Descendants of Rev. Robert Quirke Question Short" sent to me by Eleanore Dilello, March 30 2015.
  • Residence: 17 May 1802; Conc 5 Lot 4, Cramahe Twp., Northumberland Co., Upper Canada; Land Registry Records (Patent) show that Robert Q. Short obtained the Patent from the Crown for all 200 acres of Lot 4, Conc 5, Cramahe Twp. ITS Date: May 17 1802. (Ontario Land Registry Records, Northumberland Co., Brighton Twp., Conc 5, Lot 4, pg 040 of 259, pg 1, copied from OnLand.ca by Dan, Apr 11 2020.)2
  • Note: 17 May 1802; Conc 5 Lots 3 4 5 6 7 9 10, Cramahe Twp., Northumberland Co., Upper Canada; "The land abstract index for Brighton shows that Rev Robert Q. Short was granted a patent from the crown for 1200 acres (located in the fifth concession lots 3,4,6,7,9,10) on 17 May 1802. The process began on 3 Nov 1796 when Rev Robt. Q Short petitioning the govt wrote in part "that your petitioner lately from ENG intending to settle in the Province of UC has brought his family consisting of a wife three boys and four girls who are now at Kingston." He lived in the parish of Three Rivers. He never lived in Brighton (Cramahe ). Other land records showed he was living in the parish of Three Rivers in the province of Lower CAN(QC). A death notice in the UC Gazette and U.E. Loyalist on Feb 17 1826 states "At Three Rivers, on 31st ult., the Rev. R. Querk Short, aged 68 years and for 26 years Rector of the Protestant Epis. Church there." Rev. Robert Q. Short's widow was Mary Wood Short who continued to sell parts of the 1200 acres in Brighton. She sold some land to William Q. Short, who immediately sold it to someone else. In the land records the middle name is given as "Quick" instead of Quirk, e.e. Rev Robert Quick Short and William Quick Short. William Q. Short also served as an attorney for Rev. Robert Q Short during other land deals. William Q. was probably a son of Robert Q and Mary W Short." per "Descendants of Rev. Robert Quirke Question Short" sent to me by Eleanore Dilello, March 30 2015.
  • Residence: 20 July 1824; Conc 5 Lot 4, Cramahe Twp., Northumberland Co., Upper Canada; Land Registry Records (B&S 1166) show that Robert Q. Short sold part of the south half of Lot 4, Conc 5, Cramahe Twp. to Richard Stevens. ITS Date: July 20 1824. Reg'n. Date: Nov 5 1821. (Ontario Land Registry Records, Northumberland Co., Brighton Twp., Conc 5, page copied from OnLand.ca, Lot 4, pg 040 of 259, pg 1, by Dan, Apr 11 2020.)2

Family: Mary Wood b. 1759, d. 20 Dec 1850

  • Marriage*: 25 September 1780; St. Mary's Church, Withycombe, Somerset, England; per "Descendants of Rev. Robert Quirke Question Short" sent to me by Eleanore Dilello, March 30 2015.; Principal=Mary Wood

Citations

  1. Per "Descendants of Rev. Robert Quirke Question Short" sent to me by Eleanore Dilello, March 30 2015.
  2. [S46] Unknown location, Ontario Land Registry Records; unknown film.