Melissa J. Sheppard1

F, #18009, b. 14 August 1840, d. 25 August 1913
  • Birth*: 14 August 1840; Prince Edward Co., Ontario; Date per Minaker book, Marilyn Adams Centre, May 28, 2002.Pioneer Life, see marriage of parents. Pioneer Life, see marriage of parents. Per Marriage Reg'n. to Willet Casey Austin.
  • Marriage*: 1862; Marysburgh Twp., Prince Edward Co., Ontario; Date per Minaker book, Marilyn Adams Centre, May 28, 2002.Pioneer Life, see marriage of parents. Pioneer Life, see marriage of parents. Date 1862 & location Marysburgh per GEDCOM of Gord Campbell, Oct 25 2013.; Principal=Peter William Minaker2
  • Marriage*: 31 July 1890; Minden, Haliburton Co., Ontario; Marriage Reg'n.: Groom: W. C. Austin; Age: 60; Res.: Snowdon; Born: Prince Edward County; Status: widower; Occ.: Carpenter; Parents: Isaac & Lucy Austin; Bride: Melissa J. Minaker; Age: 50; Res.: Minden; Born: Prince Edward Co.; Status: widow; Parents: James & Mary Ann Sheppard; Witnesses: Edward & Mary Ann Minaker, both of Minden; Date: July 31, 1890; Place: Minden; Rel.: Meth.; Performed by: J. S. McMullen
    "Her husband Peter died in 1889 and in 1890 Melissa married W. C. Austin of the pioneer Austin family in the Haliburton area who had eight children from his first marriage. Thus Melissa once more became a step mother and her children refered to her as Granny Austin." per Minaker book, Marilyn Adams Centre, May 28, 2002.Pioneer Life, see marriage of parents. Pioneer Life, see marriage of parents.; Principal=Willet Casey Austin3
  • Death*: 25 August 1913; Minden Twp., Haliburton Co., Ontairo; Death Reg'n.: Name: Martha Jane Austin; Died: Aug 25 1913; Age: 75 11d; Born: Aug 14 1840, Prince Edward Co.; Res.: conc 5, Lot 4, Minden Twp.; Status: widow; Parents: - Shepard?; Dr.: A. A. Pogue; Cause: senility; Cert.: Henry Stevens, Minden; Reg'd.: Aug 25, 1913
    Date per Minaker book, Marilyn Adams Centre, May 28, 2002.Pioneer Life, see marriage of parents. Pioneer Life, see marriage of parents.4
  • Married Name: 1862; Minaker2
  • Census*: April 1881; Minden Twp., Peterborough Co., Ontario; Age 41 at 1881 Census: see Peter Minaker5
  • Residence*: 31 July 1890; Minden, Haliburton Co., Ontario; Residence per marriage reg'n. - W. C. Austin.
  • Census: April 1891; Snowdon Twp., Victoria North Co., Ontario; Age 50 at 1891 Census: see W. C. Austin6
  • Census: April 1901; Snowdon Twp., Victoria Co., Ontario; Age 60 at 1901 Census: see Willet Austin7
  • Residence: before 25 August 1913; Conc 5 Lot 4, Minden Twp., Haliburton Co., Ontario; Residence per Death Reg'n.

Family 1: Peter William Minaker b. 1 Dec 1805, d. 6 May 1889

  • Marriage*: 1862; Marysburgh Twp., Prince Edward Co., Ontario; Date per Minaker book, Marilyn Adams Centre, May 28, 2002.Pioneer Life, see marriage of parents. Pioneer Life, see marriage of parents. Date 1862 & location Marysburgh per GEDCOM of Gord Campbell, Oct 25 2013.; Principal=Peter William Minaker2

Family 2: Willet Casey Austin b. 25 Jul 1825, d. 29 Nov 1910

  • Marriage*: 31 July 1890; Minden, Haliburton Co., Ontario; Marriage Reg'n.: Groom: W. C. Austin; Age: 60; Res.: Snowdon; Born: Prince Edward County; Status: widower; Occ.: Carpenter; Parents: Isaac & Lucy Austin; Bride: Melissa J. Minaker; Age: 50; Res.: Minden; Born: Prince Edward Co.; Status: widow; Parents: James & Mary Ann Sheppard; Witnesses: Edward & Mary Ann Minaker, both of Minden; Date: July 31, 1890; Place: Minden; Rel.: Meth.; Performed by: J. S. McMullen
    "Her husband Peter died in 1889 and in 1890 Melissa married W. C. Austin of the pioneer Austin family in the Haliburton area who had eight children from his first marriage. Thus Melissa once more became a step mother and her children refered to her as Granny Austin." per Minaker book, Marilyn Adams Centre, May 28, 2002.Pioneer Life, see marriage of parents. Pioneer Life, see marriage of parents.; Principal=Willet Casey Austin3

Citations

  1. Eliza per 1901 Census. Surname per marriage reg'n. to W. C. Austin.
  2. [S22] Rootsweb, online unknown url.
  3. [S8] Unknown author, Ontario Archives, Record Type: Microfilm, 004826 - 1890.
  4. [S12] Unknown author, Ontario Death Registrations, Record Type: microfilm, Name Of Person: Ontario Archives, 016033 - 1913.
  5. [S16] Unknown author, 1881 Canada Census, Record Type: microfilm, Age 41.
  6. [S6] Unknown author, 1891 Canada Census, Record Type: microfilm, Age 50.
  7. [S13] Unknown author, 1901 Canada Census, Record Type: microfilm, Age 60.

James Sheppard

M, #18010, b. before 1815
  • Birth*: before 1815; Per marriage reg'n. of daughter Melissa.
  • Marriage*: before 1835; Marysburgh Twp., Prince Edward Co., Ontario; "Marriages Performed by REV. ROBERT McDOWALL: James Shepherd and Mary Ann Williams, both of Marysburgh, Witnessed by James --- and Mary Card" per email from Annalesa Klein, Sept 30, 2003.



    ; Principal=Mary Ann Williams1

Family: Mary Ann Williams b. c 1815

Citations

  1. [S33] Unknown author, "Email Message," e-mail to unknown recipient.

Mary Ann Williams1,2

F, #18011, b. circa 1815
  • Birth*: circa 1815; Per marriage reg'n. of daughter Melissa.
  • Marriage*: before 1835; Marysburgh Twp., Prince Edward Co., Ontario; "Marriages Performed by REV. ROBERT McDOWALL: James Shepherd and Mary Ann Williams, both of Marysburgh, Witnessed by James --- and Mary Card" per email from Annalesa Klein, Sept 30, 2003.



    ; Principal=James Sheppard2
  • Married Name: before 1835; Sheppard2

Family: James Sheppard b. b 1815

Citations

  1. Surname Williams per email from Annalesa Klein, Sept 30, 2003.
  2. [S33] Unknown author, "Email Message," e-mail to unknown recipient.

Peter William Minaker1

M, #18012, b. 1 December 1805, d. 6 May 1889
  • Birth*: 1 December 1805; Prince Edward Co., Ontario; Date & location per 1881 Census. 1st husband per marriage reg'n. - W. C. Austin. Date: Dec 1 1805 & location Marysb.?, PEC per GEDCOM of Gord Campbell, Oct 25 2013.2
  • Marriage*: 1851; Prince Edward Co., Ontario; per GEDCOM of Gord Campbell, Oct 25 2013.; Principal=Mary David2
  • Marriage*: 1862; Marysburgh Twp., Prince Edward Co., Ontario; Date per Minaker book, Marilyn Adams Centre, May 28, 2002.Pioneer Life, see marriage of parents. Pioneer Life, see marriage of parents. Date 1862 & location Marysburgh per GEDCOM of Gord Campbell, Oct 25 2013.; Principal=Melissa J. Sheppard2
  • Death*: 6 May 1889; Minden, Haliburton Co., Ontario; per GEDCOM of Gord Campbell, Oct 25 2013.2
  • Census*: April 1881; Minden Twp., Peterborough Co., Ontario; Age 75 at 1881 Census: Minaker, Peter, 75, b. Ont., EM, Ger., farmer, married; Melissa Jane, 41, b. Ont., EM, Eng., married; Martha Adelaide, 18; Mary Sophia, 13; Charles Frederick, 12; Ellen Mary Jane, 63

Family 1: Mary David b. b 1838, d. 11 Jun 1855

Family 2: Melissa J. Sheppard b. 14 Aug 1840, d. 25 Aug 1913

Citations

  1. Middle name per 1881 Census. Given name per Minaker book, Marilyn Adams Centre, May 28, 2002.Pioneer Life, see marriage of parents. Pioneer Life, see marriage of parents.
  2. [S22] Rootsweb, online unknown url.
  3. [S16] Unknown author, 1881 Canada Census, Record Type: microfilm, Age 75.

Samuel Dauncey1

M, #18013, b. 20 August 1848
  • Birth*: 20 August 1848; Ireland; Date per 1901 Census. 1846 Per 1881 Census. Per marriage reg'n. of daughter Emma.
  • Marriage*: before 1868; England; Principal=? ?
  • Marriage*: before 1878; Ontario; Immigration 1877. 1901 Census shows Julia born in Ontario.??; Principal=Julia A. ?
  • Immigration*: 1877; Ontario; Immigrated to Canada 1877 - per 1901 Census.
  • Census*: April 1881; Minden Twp., Peterborough Co., Ontario; Age 35 at 1881 Census: Dancey, Samuel, 35, b. Irel., CE, Irish, farmer, married; Julia Ann, 26, b. Ont., Ger., married; James Ed., 10, b. Ont., Irish; Emma Jane, 8; Hannah, 5; Margaret, 22
  • Census: April 1891; Minden Twp., Victoria North Co., Ontario; Age 45 at 1891 Cecnsus: Dauncey, Samuel, 45, b. Irel., parents b. Irel, CE, farmer, married; Julia, 36, b. Ont., parents b. Ont., Meth., married; Hannah, 14, b. Ont., parents b. Irel & Ont.; Frank, 9; Ellen, 7; Annie, 4; Elizabeth, 13
  • Census: April 1901; MInden Twp., Victoria Co., Ontario; Age 53 at 1901 Census: Dancey, Samuel, 53, b. Irel., Aug 20 1848, Em 1877, farmer, married; Julia A., 45, b. Ont.?, Apr 4 1856, married; Ella, 16, b. Ont., Aug 2 1885; Ann, 13, b. Jul 21 1888; Ethel, 11, b. Feb 22 1890; Stanley, 7, b. Jul 26 1894; Gertie, 4, b. Nov 4 1897; Ida, 1, b. Jan 11 1900; Hannah, 22, b. Aug 8 1879, daughter; Frank, 19, b. Dec 20 1882, son4

Family 1: ? ? b. c 1848

  • Marriage*: before 1868; England; Principal=? ?

Family 2: Julia A. ? b. 4 Apr 1856

  • Marriage*: before 1878; Ontario; Immigration 1877. 1901 Census shows Julia born in Ontario.??; Principal=Julia A. ?

Citations

  1. Surname spelling of Dauncey per 1891 Census.
  2. [S16] Unknown author, 1881 Canada Census, Record Type: microfilm, Age 35.
  3. [S6] Unknown author, 1891 Canada Census, Record Type: microfilm, Age 45.
  4. [S13] Unknown author, 1901 Canada Census, Record Type: microfilm, Age 53.

Julia A. ?

F, #18014, b. 4 April 1856
  • Birth*: 4 April 1856; Ontario; Conflicting info re place of birth. Marriage Reg'n's of early children shows Julia A. as the mother. This would make her 14 years old for the first child. There is likely a first wife??? Immigration date is 1877 per 1901 Census. Date & location per 1901 Census. 1855 Per 1881 Census. Per marriage reg'n. of daughter Emma.
  • Marriage*: before 1878; Ontario; Immigration 1877. 1901 Census shows Julia born in Ontario.??; Principal=Samuel Dauncey
  • Census*: April 1881; Minden Twp., Peterborough Co., Ontario; Age 26 at 1881 Census: see Samuel Dancey1
  • Census: April 1891; MInden Twp., Victoria North Co., Ontario; Age 36 at 1891 Census: see Samuel Dauncey2

Family: Samuel Dauncey b. 20 Aug 1848

Citations

  1. [S16] Unknown author, 1881 Canada Census, Record Type: microfilm, Age 26.
  2. [S6] Unknown author, 1891 Canada Census, Record Type: microfilm, Age 36.

William T. Shaw

M, #18015, b. 15 August 1842
  • Birth*: 15 August 1842; U.S.A.; Date Aug 15 1842 & location US urban per 1901 Census. Date 1843 & location USA per 1881 Census. per marriage reg'n. of daughter Fannie Matilda (Shaw) Clark. Per marriage reg'n. of daughter Mary.1,2,3
  • Marriage*: before 1865; per marriage reg'n. of daughter Fannie Matilda (Shaw) Clark.; Principal=Grace Matilda McKee
  • Census: April 1881; Hallowell Twp., Prince Edward Co., Ontario; Age 38 at 1881 Census: Shaw, William, 38, b. USA, Irish, Pres., farmer, married; Grace Benson, 35, b. Ont., Irish, Pres., married; Mary, 13; James, 11; Fanny, 9; John, 7; Edgar, 4 (familysearch.org)3
  • Residence*: April 1901; Conc 3 Lot 11, Hallowell Twp., Prince Edward Co., Ontario; Residence per 1901 Census: Conc 3, Lot 11, Hallowell Twp.2
  • Census*: April 1901; Hallowell Twp., Prince Edward Co., Ontario; Age 58 at 1901 Census: Shaw, William T., 58, b. US u. Aaug 15 1842, Irish, Pres., farm lab., married; Grace M., 54, b. Ont. r. Apr 5 1846, Irish, Pres., married; J. Harper, 31, b. Ont. r. Oct 20 1869, son; Fanny M., 29, b. Ont. r. Dec 6 1871, daughter; John, 26, b. Ont. r. Apr 11 1874, son (1901 Census Online: Hallowell Twp., dist. 109, sub-dist. c-6, pg. 12, line 7, T-6493 - Conc 3, Lot 11)2

Family: Grace Matilda McKee b. 5 Apr 1846

Citations

  1. [S8] Unknown author, Ontario Archives, Record Type: Microfilm.
  2. [S13] Unknown author, 1901 Canada Census, Record Type: microfilm.
  3. [S16] Unknown author, 1881 Canada Census, Record Type: microfilm.

Grace Matilda McKee1,2

F, #18016, b. 5 April 1846
  • Birth*: 5 April 1846; Ontario; Date apr 5 1846 & location Ont. rural per 1901 Census. Date 1846 & location Ont. per 1881 Census. Per marriage reg'n. of daughter Mary.3,4
  • Marriage*: before 1865; per marriage reg'n. of daughter Fannie Matilda (Shaw) Clark.; Principal=William T. Shaw
  • Married Name: before 1865; Shaw
  • Census: April 1881; Hallowell Twp., Prince Edward Co., Ontario; Age 35 at 1881 Census: see Wiliam Shaw4
  • Census*: April 1901; Hallowell Twp., Prince Edward Co., Ontario; Age 54 at 1901 Census: see William T. Shaw3

Family: William T. Shaw b. 15 Aug 1842

Citations

  1. Per marriage reg'n. of daughter Fannie Matilda (Shaw) Clark.
  2. [S8] Unknown author, Ontario Archives, Record Type: Microfilm.
  3. [S13] Unknown author, 1901 Canada Census, Record Type: microfilm.
  4. [S16] Unknown author, 1881 Canada Census, Record Type: microfilm.

Hercules Scott

M, #18017, b. 1863
  • Birth*: 1863; Ontario; Per marriage reg'n.
  • Marriage*: 25 December 1883; Dysart Twp., Haliburton Co., Ontario; Marriage Reg'n.: Groom: Hercules Scott; Age: 21; Res.: Haliburton; Born: Cda.; Status: bachelor; Occ.: Lumberman; Parents: Hercules & Agnes Scott; Roda Austin; Age: 17; Res.: Minden Twp.; Born: Cda.; Parents: W. & E. Austin; Witnesses: Nathaniel sluman & Lizzie McKelvey, Haliburton; Date: Dec 25, 1883; Place: Haliburton; Rel.: Pres. & Meth.; Performed by: Rev. G. Ledingham; Principal=Rhoda Ann Austin1
  • Residence*: 25 December 1883; Haliburton Co., Ontario; Residence per marriage reg'n.

Family: Rhoda Ann Austin b. 5 Mar 1868

Citations

  1. [S8] Unknown author, Ontario Archives, Record Type: Microfilm, 009533 - 1884.

Hercules Scott

M, #18018, b. before 1840
  • Birth*: before 1840; Per marriage reg'n. of son Hercules.
  • Marriage*: before 1860; Principal=Agnes ?

Family: Agnes ? b. b 1840

Agnes ?

F, #18019, b. before 1840
  • Birth*: before 1840; Per marriage reg'n. of son Hercules.
  • Marriage*: before 1860; Principal=Hercules Scott

Family: Hercules Scott b. b 1840

George Albert Higgins

M, #18020, b. 1872
  • Birth*: 1872; Warkworth, Northumberland Co., Ontario; Per marriage reg'n.
  • Marriage*: 13 December 1893; Trenton, Hastings Co., Ontario; Marriage Reg'n.: Groom: George Albert Higgins; Age: 21; Res. & Born: Warkworth; Status: bachelor; Parents: William & Martha Higgins; Bride: Eliza Jennie Austin; Age: 21; Res. & Born: Warkworth; Status: spinster; Parents: Alfred & Sarah Austin; Witnesses: Katie Hutchison & Franklin Morning?, Trenton; Date: Dec 13, 1893; Place: Trenton; Rel: Meth.; Performed by: Arm? M. Morning?; Principal=Eliza Jane "Jenny" Austin1
  • Residence*: 13 December 1893; Warkworth, Northumberland Co., Ontario; Residence per marriage reg'n.

Family: Eliza Jane "Jenny" Austin b. 9 Mar 1872

Citations

  1. [S8] Unknown author, Ontario Archives, Record Type: Microfilm, 004901 - 1893.

William Higgins

M, #18021, b. before 1845
  • Birth*: before 1845; Per marriage reg'n. of son George Albert Higgins.
  • Marriage*: before 1871; Principal=Martha ?

Family: Martha ? b. b 1845

Martha ?

F, #18022, b. before 1845
  • Birth*: before 1845; Per marriage reg'n. of son George Albert Higgins.
  • Marriage*: before 1871; Principal=William Higgins
  • Married Name: before 1871; Higgins

Family: William Higgins b. b 1845

Douglas Kelleth

M, #18023, b. before 1850
  • Birth*: before 1850; Per marriage reg'n. of daughter Alma.
  • Marriage*: before 1871; Principal=Nancy ?

Family: Nancy ? b. b 1850

Nancy ?

F, #18024, b. before 1850
  • Birth*: before 1850; Per marriage reg'n. of daughter Alma.
  • Marriage*: before 1871; Principal=Douglas Kelleth
  • Married Name: before 1871; Kelleth

Family: Douglas Kelleth b. b 1850

Daniel Hiram Fletcher

M, #18025, b. 1870
  • Birth*: 1870; Saltfleet Twp., Wentworth Co., Ontario; Per marriage reg'n.
  • Marriage*: 23 December 1896; Lindsay, Victoria Co., Ontario; Marriage Reg'n.: Groom: Daniel Hiram Fletcher; Age: 26; Res.: Hamilton; Born: Saltfleet Twp., Wentworth Co.; Status: bachelor; Occ.: Commerical Traveller; Parents: John & Keziah Fletcher; Bride: Eva Austin; Age: 20; Res.: Haliburton Village; Born: Peterborough Co.; Status: spinster; Parents: Frank & Ellen Austin; Witnesses: Wally & Maud Austin, Haliburton; Date: Dec 23, 1896; Place: Lindsay; Rel.: Meth.; Performed by: Jn MacMillan; Principal=Francis Eva Austin1
  • Residence*: 23 December 1896; Hamilton, Wentworth Co., Ontario; Residence per marriage reg'n.

Family: Francis Eva Austin b. 21 May 1875

Citations

  1. [S8] Unknown author, Ontario Archives, Record Type: Microfilm, 012562 - 1896.

William James Hudgins1,2,3

M, #18026, b. 1873, d. 1948
  • Birth*: 1873; Richmond Twp., Selby, Lennox & Addington Co., Ontario; Date 1873 per email from R. Hudgins, Jan 14, 2005. Date 1872 per 1881 Census. Per Marriage Reg'n. Might be Selby Twp., Sudbury District? In 1873, more likely to have been born in L & A.2
  • Marriage*: 8 October 1903; Dysart Twp., Haliburton Co., Ontario; Marriage Reg'n.: Groom: Wm. James Hudgins; Age: 30; Res.: Dysart; born: Selby; Status: bachelor; Occ.: drover; Parents: James Hudgins & Sarah E. Jaynes; Bride: Emily Austin; Age: 27; Res.: Dysart; Born: Wilberforce; Status: spinster; Parents: Emerson B. Austin & Elizabeth McPhail; Witnesses: Wellington Austin & Bertha M. Cragg, Dysart; Date: Oct 8, 1903; Place: Dysart; Rel.: Meth.; Performed by: C. E. Cragg; Reg'd.: Oct 28, 1903; Principal=Emily Austin4,2
  • Death*: 1948; Date 1948 per email from R. Hudgins, Jan 14, 2005.2
  • Census*: April 1881; Richmond Twp., Lennox & Addington Co., Ontario; Age 9 at 1881 Census: see James Hudgins3
  • Residence*: 8 October 1903; Dysart Twp., Haliburton Co., Ontario; Residence per marriage reg'n.

Family: Emily Austin b. 9 Nov 1875

Citations

  1. William James per email from Robert R. Hudgins, grandson of William J. Hudgins, May 29, 2003. James per marriage reg'n. - although there was a smudge before it which likely was Wm. William per 1881 Census.
  2. [S33] Unknown author, "Email Message," e-mail to unknown recipient.
  3. [S16] Unknown author, 1881 Canada Census, Record Type: microfilm.
  4. [S8] Unknown author, Ontario Archives, Record Type: Microfilm, 009098 - 1903.

James McKim Hudgins1,2

M, #18027, b. 1835, d. 1894
  • Birth*: 1835; Ontario; Date 1835 & location Ontario per 1881 Census. Per marriage reg'n. of daughter Emily.3
  • Marriage*: before 1866; Ontario; per email from R. Hudgins, Jan 14, 2005.; Principal=Sarah Eliza Jaynes2
  • Death*: 1894; Date 1894 per email from R. Hudgins, Jan 14, 2005.2
  • Census*: April 1881; Richmond Twp., Lennox & Addington Co., Ontario; Age 46 at 1881 Census: Hudgin, James, 46, b. Ont., Eng., EM, farmer, married; Sarah, 35, b. Ont., Eng., EM, married; Clara T., 14, at school; Margaret, 11, at school; William, 9, at School; John E., 8, at School; Annie L., 4; George, 1 (familysearch.org)3

Family: Sarah Eliza Jaynes b. 1847, d. 1914

Citations

  1. James McKim per email from R. Hudgins, Jan 14, 2005.
  2. [S33] Unknown author, "Email Message," e-mail to unknown recipient.
  3. [S16] Unknown author, 1881 Canada Census, Record Type: microfilm.

Sarah Eliza Jaynes1,2

F, #18028, b. 1847, d. 1914
  • Birth*: 1847; Ontario; Date 1847 per email from R. Hudgins, Jan 14, 2005. Date 1846 & location Ontario per 1881 Census. Per marriage reg'n. of daughter Emily.3,2
  • Marriage*: before 1866; Ontario; per email from R. Hudgins, Jan 14, 2005.; Principal=James McKim Hudgins2
  • Death*: 1914; Date 1914 per email from R. Hudgins, Jan 14, 2005.2
  • Married Name: before 1866; Hudgins
  • Census*: April 1881; Richmond Twp., Lennox & Addington Co., Ontario; Age 35 at 1881 Census: see Jame Hudgins3

Family: James McKim Hudgins b. 1835, d. 1894

Citations

  1. Sarah Eliza Jaynes per email from R. Hudgins, Jan 14, 2005.
  2. [S33] Unknown author, "Email Message," e-mail to unknown recipient.
  3. [S16] Unknown author, 1881 Canada Census, Record Type: microfilm.