Thomas Atkins Gilray1,2,3,4,5,6

M, #11701, b. 26 August 1882, d. 1955
Father*Thomas Gilray7,4,5,3,8 b. c 7 Feb 1842, d. 20 Jul 1907
Mother*Ellen Atkins7,5,4,8 b. 3 Nov 1847, d. 28 Jan 1900
Relationship2nd cousin 1 time removed of Richard Graeme Moffat
Last Edited6 May 2017
     Thomas Atkins Gilray was born on 26 August 1882 at Euphrasia Twp., Grey County, Ontario, CanadaG, Ontario Birth Registration 009143.7,6,9,8 He was the son of Thomas Gilray and Ellen Atkins.7,4,5,3,8 Alternatively, he was born on 26 July 1883 at Euphrasia Twp., Grey County, Ontario, CanadaG.4,3 Thomas married Isla Della Ormsby, daughter of Andrew Ormsby and Margaret Henning, on 24 April 1923 at Thornbury, Collingwood Twp., Grey County, Ontario, CanadaG.4,6 Thomas died in 1955 at Ontario, CanadaG.10,6 He was buried at Thornbury-Clarksburg Union Cemetery, Thornbury, Collingwood Twp., Grey County, Ontario, CanadaG.6,11

     Thomas Gilray appeared on the 1891 Canadian Census of Euphrasia Twp., Grey County, Ontario in the household of his parents, Thomas Gilray and Ellen Gilray.8

Thomas A appeared on the 1901 Canadian Census of Euphrasia Twp., Grey County, Ontario, in the household of Frazer M Gilray, listed as a farmer.3

Family

Isla Della Ormsby b. 1898, d. 1975
Marriage*Thomas married Isla Della Ormsby, daughter of Andrew Ormsby and Margaret Henning, on 24 April 1923 at Thornbury, Collingwood Twp., Grey County, Ontario, CanadaG.4,6 
Children

Citations

  1. [S324] Ted L Ceasar, online www.genealogy.com, Ted Ceasar (Family Tree Maker pages), downloaded Dec 28, 2000.
  2. [S170] David Bolling, "David Bolling Email," e-mail message from (email address withheld for privacy) (Maryland) to Rick Moffat, various, Thomas Atkins Gilray[#1531]. Hereinafter cited as "David Bolling Email."
  3. [S2578] Frazer Gilray household, Mar 31, 1901 Canada census, Ottawa, Ontario, Canada, Euphrasia, Grey East, Ontario; Page: 3; Family: 23, Library and Archives Canada (LAC) Roll: T-6468.
  4. [S1444] Ontario, Canada Marriages, 1801-1928, online Ontario, Canada Marriages, Thomas Atkins Gilroy & Isla (Ila) Della Ormsby. Hereinafter cited as Ontario Marriages, 1801-1928.
  5. [S1443] Ontario, Canada Births, 1869-1913, online Ontario, Canada Births, Name:     Thomas Atkins Gilray. Hereinafter cited as ON Births 1869-1913.
  6. [S113] Ron & Jopie Lougheed & Owen Noble, compiler, Thornbury--Clarksburg Union Cemetery (n.p.: Bruce & Grey Branch O.G.S., 1996), Page 53; #1173. Hereinafter cited as Thornbury--Clarksburg Union Cemetery.
  7. [S170] David Bolling, "David Bolling Email," e-mail to Rick Moffat, various, Thomas Atkins Gilray [#1531], born 1882; died 1955; buried in Ontario, Canada. Dates taken from gravestone in cemetery near Thornbury, Ontario; Feb 1, 2001 -- Genealogy Report.
  8. [S7588] Thomas Gilray household, April 11, 1891 Canada Census, Ottawa, Ontario, Canada, Euphrasia, Grey East, Ontario; Page: 11 & 12, Family: 53, Library and Archives Canada (LAC) Roll: T-6338.
  9. [S1443] ON Births 1869-1913, online Ontario, Canada Births, Name:     Thomas Atkins.
  10. [S170] David Bolling, "David Bolling Email," e-mail to Rick Moffat, various, Thomas Atkins Gilray [#1531], born 1882; died 1955; buried in Ontario, Canada.; Feb 1, 2001 -- Genealogy Report.
  11. [S4338] Canada GenWeb Cemetery Project, online Canada GenWeb Cemetery Project - Thornbury, http://geneofun.on.ca/names/photo/194729

    Photos courtesy of Bonnie Lee Breadner & Myrna White
    Indexed by Bonnie Lee Breadner. Hereinafter cited as Canada GenWeb Cemetery Project.
  12. [S170] David Bolling, "David Bolling Email," e-mail to Rick Moffat, various, Clara M. Gilray [#1547], born 1924; died 1985; buried in Ontario, Canada. Dates from gravestone in cemetery near Thornbury, Ontario.; Feb 1, 2001 -- Genealogy Repor.
  13. [S170] David Bolling, "David Bolling Email," e-mail to Rick Moffat, various, Maisilverdell Gilray [#1777], born 1932; died 1932; buried in Ontario, Canada. Twin, died infant.; Feb 1, 2001 -- Genealogy Report.
  14. [S4338] Canada GenWeb Cemetery Project, online Canada GenWeb Cemetery Project - Thornbury, http://geneofun.on.ca/names/photo/194728

    Photos courtesy of Bonnie Lee Breadner & Myrna White
    Indexed by Bonnie Lee Breadner.
  15. [S170] David Bolling, "David Bolling Email," e-mail to Rick Moffat, various, Dellisla Gilray [#1776], born 1932; died 1932; buried in Ontario, Canada. Twin, died infant.; Feb 1, 2001 -- Genealogy Report.
  16. [S4338] Canada GenWeb Cemetery Project, online Canada GenWeb Cemetery Project - Thornbury, http://geneofun.on.ca/names/photo/194726

    Photos courtesy of Bonnie Lee Breadner & Myrna White
    Indexed by Bonnie Lee Breadner.

Thomas Shomeway Agnew1

M, #11702, b. circa 1878, d. 10 March 1936
Father*George Agnew1
Mother*Eliza Hammell1
Last Edited27 May 2017
     Thomas Shomeway Agnew was born circa 1878 at Peel County, Ontario, CanadaG, age 35 at the time of his marriage.2 He was the son of George Agnew and Eliza Hammell.1 Thomas married Eliza Adelaide Gilray, daughter of Thomas Gilray and Ellen Atkins, on 22 July 1913 at York County, Ontario, CanadaG.3,2 The cause of his death was given as chronic vavlular disease of the heart and pnuemonia.1 Thomas died on 10 March 1936 at Toronto, York County, Ontario, CanadaG, according to Ontario Death Registration 002239. He resided at 627 Gladstone Ave. He was a stationary engineer in the mining industry. George was his son.1 He was buried on 13 March 1936 at Park Lawn Cemetery, Toronto, York County, Ontario, CanadaG.1

     His name was also recorded as Thomas Shornnay Agnew.4,5,2

Family

Eliza Adelaide Gilray b. c 1878
Marriage*Thomas married Eliza Adelaide Gilray, daughter of Thomas Gilray and Ellen Atkins, on 22 July 1913 at York County, Ontario, CanadaG.3,2 
Child

Citations

  1. [S1442] Ontario, Canada Deaths, 1869-1936 and Overseas 1939-1947, online Ontario, Canada Deaths, Thos Shomeway Agnew. Hereinafter cited as ON Deaths, 1869-.
  2. [S1444] Ontario, Canada Marriages, 1801-1928, online Ontario, Canada Marriages, Lila Adelaide Gilray & Thomas Shornnay Agnew. Hereinafter cited as Ontario Marriages, 1801-1928.
  3. [S324] Ted L Ceasar, online www.genealogy.com, Ted Ceasar (Family Tree Maker pages), downloaded Dec 28, 2000.
  4. [S324] Ted L Ceasar, Dec 28, 2000.
  5. [S170] David Bolling, "David Bolling Email," e-mail message from (email address withheld for privacy) (Maryland) to Rick Moffat, various, Lila2 Gilray [#1529] married Thomas Agnew[#1542]; Feb 1, 2001 -- Genealogy Report. Hereinafter cited as "David Bolling Email."
  6. [S170] David Bolling, "David Bolling Email," e-mail to Rick Moffat, various, Photo of Gravestone; Email June 22, 2001.

Henry Bentley Falls1

M, #11703, b. 20 July 1879
Last Edited5 May 2017
     Henry Bentley Falls was born on 20 July 1879 at Euphrasia Twp., Grey County, Ontario, CanadaG.1,2 Henry married Anna Laura Gilray, daughter of Thomas Gilray and Ellen Atkins.3,4,5
     He also went by the name of Bentley.6,3 Henry Bentley Falls immigrated in 1902 to USAG from Canada.2

Henry B Falls and Annie L Falls appeared on the 1930 U.S. Federal Census of Alaska Territory, at Tolovana, Fourth Judicial District, enumerated circa 4 October 1930, enumerated as a gold mine operator.5

Family

Anna Laura Gilray b. 21 Sep 1880

Citations

  1. [S1443] Ontario, Canada Births, 1869-1913, online Ontario, Canada Births, Name: Henry Bentley Falls. Hereinafter cited as ON Births 1869-1913.
  2. [S1636] Henry B Falls household, Oct 4-7, 1930 U.S. census, Provo, Utah, USA, Fourth Judicial District, Tolovana, Alaska; Page: 1B; Enumeration District: 39, Ancestry.com Roll: 2628; Image: 1046.0, Household Members: Name Age
    Henry B Falls 50
    Annie L Falls 49.
  3. [S170] David Bolling, "David Bolling Email," e-mail message from (email address withheld for privacy) (Maryland) to Rick Moffat, various, Annie Gilray [#1530] married BENTLEY FALLS [#1545].. Hereinafter cited as "David Bolling Email."
  4. [S324] Ted L Ceasar, online www.genealogy.com, Ted Ceasar (Family Tree Maker pages), downloaded Dec 28, 2000.
  5. [S1636] Oct 4-7, 1930 U.S. census, Provo, Utah, USA, Fourth Judicial District, Tolovana, Alaska; Page: 1B; Enumeration District: 39.
  6. [S324] Ted L Ceasar, Dec 28, 2000.

Edgar Donnelly1,2,3

M, #11704, b. May 1875
Last Edited3 Jan 2016
     Edgar Donnelly was born in May 1875 at Ontario, CanadaG.1,3 Edgar married Phoebe May Gilray, daughter of Thomas Gilray and Ellen Atkins, on 26 March 1902 at York County, Ontario, CanadaG, he was a bricklayer.4,5,1,3
     As of 26 March 1902, his name was also recorded as Donnley. Edgar Donnelly witnessed the birth of George Ivan Donnelly on 18 June 1904 at Euphrasia Twp., Grey County, Ontario, CanadaG; according to a 1940 declaration by his father, Edgar. At this time, Edgar was a building contractor in Parry Sound.6 Edgar Donnelly appeared on the 1911 Canadian Census of Euphrasia Twp., Grey County, Ontario, enumerated 5 June 1911, enumerated as a mason, and a Methodist.3

Family

Phoebe May Gilray b. 1873 or 1874
Child
  • George Ivan Donnelly b. 8 Jun 1903; Edgar was a stone mason in Euphrasia township at the time of George's birth2,6,3

Citations

  1. [S1444] Ontario, Canada Marriages, 1801-1928, online Ontario, Canada Marriages, Phoebe Gilray & Edgar Donnelly. Hereinafter cited as Ontario Marriages, 1801-1928.
  2. [S1443] Ontario, Canada Births, 1869-1913, online Ontario, Canada Births, Name: George Ivan Donnelly. Hereinafter cited as ON Births 1869-1913.
  3. [S2643] Edgar Donnelly household, June 5, 1911 Canada census, Ottawa, Ontario, Canada, Schedule 1, Library and Archives Canada (LAC), 1911 / Ontario / Grey East / 9 Euphrasia / page 1.
  4. [S324] Ted L Ceasar, online www.genealogy.com, Ted Ceasar (Family Tree Maker pages), downloaded Dec 28, 2000.
  5. [S170] David Bolling, "David Bolling Email," e-mail message from (email address withheld for privacy) (Maryland) to Rick Moffat, various, Phoebe Gilray [#1527] married Donnley [#5540].. Hereinafter cited as "David Bolling Email."
  6. [S1443] ON Births 1869-1913, online Ontario, Canada Births, George Ivan Donnelly]
    late registration.

Mary Ann Wallace1,2,3

F, #11705, b. circa 1854
Father*James Wallace4,5,1,3 b. b 1839
Mother*Cecilia (?)1,3 b. b 1839
Last Edited10 Oct 2015
     Mary Ann Wallace was born circa 1854 at Scarborough Twp., York County, Ontario, CanadaG, age 27 in the 1881 census, and born in Canada Age 18 when she was married in 1872.6,1,3 She was the daughter of James Wallace and Cecilia (?)4,5,1,3 Mary married John Atkins, son of Edward Atkin and Eliza Brown White, on 13 February 1872 at Collingwood Twp., Grey County, Ontario, CanadaG.1,3,6
     Mary Ann Wallace was also known as Annie on her son's death registration.7 Mary Ann Wallace was also known as Mary A Atkins.6

Mary A Atkins and John Atkins appeared on the 1881 Canadian Census of Collingwood Twp., Grey County, Ontario, enumerated 4 April 1881, enumerated as Methodist Canada. Their children Eliza, Sicilia and James were listed as living with them.6

Family

John Atkins b. b 11 Jan 1851, d. a 1886
Children

Citations

  1. [S316] Compiled by Jeff Stewart and Sherilyn Bell, Grey County Marriages - Marriage Registrations for Grey County, Ontario from 1869 to 1873 (n.p.: 1997 by Winfield Publishing Toronto, Ontario, Canada, unknown publish date), John ATKINS, 21, r. Collingwood Twp., b. Collingwood Twp., bachelor, farmer, Wesleyan Methodist, s/o Edward & Eliza ATKINS, married Mary Ann Wallace, 18, r. Euphrasia Twp., b. Scarboro Twp., spinster, Wesleyan Methodist, d/o James & Cecilia WALLACE. Wit. Donald WALLACE, Euphrasia & Betty ATKINS, Collingwood Twp., 13 Feb. 1872, Collingwood Twp., James Anderson, Wesleyan Methodist Minister, license [Collingwood]; Page 87 - Reference p.68 #[2].
  2. [S324] Ted L Ceasar, online www.genealogy.com, Ted Ceasar (Family Tree Maker pages), downloaded Dec 28, 2000.
  3. [S1444] Ontario, Canada Marriages, 1801-1928, online Ontario, Canada Marriages, John Atkins & Mary Ann Wallace. Hereinafter cited as Ontario Marriages, 1801-1928.
  4. [S8] Various households, April 4 1881 Canadian Census transcription, Mesa, Arizona, USA, Rick Moffat Personal Digital Files LDS film 1375897, Section B3, Page 50.
  5. [S16] The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-Day Saints, 1881 Canadian Census, LDS CD, Transcriptions., CD-ROM (Salt Lake City, UT 84150-3400: Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-Day Saints, 2001), Canadian Census for 1881. Hereinafter cited as 1881 Cdn Census CD.
  6. [S6135] John Atkins household, Apr 4, 1881 Canada census, Ottawa, Ontario, Canada, Collingwood, Grey East, Ontario; Page: 50; Family No: 244, Library and Archives Canada (LAC) Film: C-13261.
  7. [S6138] James Ernest Atkins, Death Registration 1962-09-004267 (Mar 13, 1962), Royal BC Museum - Genealogy Collection, Victoria, British Columbia, Canada, Name: ATKINS, JAMES ERNEST
    Gender: Male
    Age: 82
    Date: 1962/03/13
    Event Place: NORTH VANCOUVER
    Registration Number: 1962-09-004267
    B.C. Archives Mfilm Number: B13256
    GSU Mfilm Number: 2033377
    Event Type: Death
    Vital Stat Images(s): 004479247_00279.jpg
    Click to view image. Hereinafter cited as BC Death Registration - Atkins, James Ernest.
  8. [S1444] Ontario Marriages, 1801-1928, online Ontario, Canada Marriages, Eliza Adeline Atkins & Thomas S Hutchinson.
  9. [S1443] Ontario, Canada Births, 1869-1913, online Ontario, Canada Births, Name: Victor Loyd Atkins. Hereinafter cited as ON Births 1869-1913.

Cecilia Atkins1,2

F, #11707, b. circa 1877
Father*John Atkins3,4 b. b 11 Jan 1851, d. a 1886
Mother*Mary Ann Wallace3,4 b. c 1854
Relationship2nd cousin 1 time removed of Richard Graeme Moffat
Last Edited10 Oct 2015
     Cecilia Atkins was born circa 1877 at Ontario, CanadaG.3,4 She was the daughter of John Atkins and Mary Ann Wallace.3,4 Cecilia married Harry Sidney, son of Matthew Sidney and Sarah Bradshaw, on 23 November 1904 at Ontario, CanadaG, Harry was a merchant.5
     Sicilia Atkins appeared on the 1881 Canadian Census of Collingwood Twp., Grey County, Ontario in the household of her parents, John Atkins and Mary A Atkins.4 Cecilia Atkins was listed as a witness to the marriage of Thomas Samuel Hutchinson and Eliza Adeline Atkins on 18 March 1896 at Collingwood Twp., Grey County, Ontario, CanadaG.2,6,7 Cecilia Atkins was listed as a witness to the marriage of William Lebeck and Frances C Hendry on 27 February 1901 at Sydenham Twp., Grey County, Ontario, CanadaG; Ontario marriage registration 007757.8,9

Family

Harry Sidney b. 30 Mar 1870

Citations

  1. When she witnessed her sister Eliza Adeline's marriage.
  2. [S1444] Ontario, Canada Marriages, 1801-1928, online Ontario, Canada Marriages, Eliza Adeline Atkins & Thomas S Hutchinson. Hereinafter cited as Ontario Marriages, 1801-1928.
  3. [S324] Ted L Ceasar, online www.genealogy.com, Ted Ceasar (Family Tree Maker pages), downloaded Dec 28, 2000.
  4. [S6135] John Atkins household, Apr 4, 1881 Canada census, Ottawa, Ontario, Canada, Collingwood, Grey East, Ontario; Page: 50; Family No: 244, Library and Archives Canada (LAC) Film: C-13261.
  5. [S1444] Ontario Marriages, 1801-1928, online Ontario, Canada Marriages, Harry Sidney & Cecelia Atkins.
  6. [S2490] Thomas Hutchinson household, Mar 31, 1901 Canada census, Ottawa, Ontario, Canada, Schedule 1, Library and Archives Canada (LAC) T-6468.
  7. [S113] Ron & Jopie Lougheed & Owen Noble, compiler, Thornbury--Clarksburg Union Cemetery (n.p.: Bruce & Grey Branch O.G.S., 1996), Page 86; #1928. Hereinafter cited as Thornbury--Clarksburg Union Cemetery.
  8. [S1444] Ontario Marriages, 1801-1928, online Ontario, Canada Marriages, Frederick Lebeck & Carrie Hendry.
  9. [S3383] Canada GenWeb Cemetery Project - Ontario, online Canada GenWeb Cemetery Project - Ontario, Frances C (Hendry) LEBECK
    Transcription:
    LEBECK
    William Lebeck
    1872 -
    His Wife
    Frances C. Hendry
    1874 - 1945. Hereinafter cited as Canada GenWeb Cemetery Project.

James Ernest Atkins1

M, #11708, b. 16 November 1879, d. 13 March 1962
Father*John Atkins2,3,1 b. b 11 Jan 1851, d. a 1886
Mother*Mary Ann Wallace2,3,1 b. c 1854
Relationship2nd cousin 1 time removed of Richard Graeme Moffat
Last Edited11 Oct 2015
     James married Edith May Brown.1,4 James Ernest Atkins was born on 16 November 1879 at Grey County, Ontario, CanadaG.2,3,1 He was the son of John Atkins and Mary Ann Wallace.2,3,1 James married Priscilla Stewart on 29 March 1905 at Winnipeg, Manitoba, CanadaG.5,6 James died on 13 March 1962 at North Vancouver, British Columbia, CanadaG, at age 82.1 He was buried on 16 March 1962 at Forest Lawn Memorial Park, Burnaby, British Columbia, CanadaG.1

     James Ernest Atkins was also known as James Ernest Aikins probably a transcription error in the Manitoba Vital Statistics database.6 James Ernest Atkins was also known as James E Atkins.2,3,7

James E Atkins appeared on the 1881 Canadian Census of Collingwood Twp., Grey County, Ontario in the household of his parents, John Atkins and Mary A Atkins.3 James Ernest Atkins registered for the draft on 12 September 1918 at Seattle, Washington, USAG. where he declared that he worked as an accountant for Skinner & Eddy Corp, a ship builder in Seattle.. He listed his next-of-kin/contact person as Priscilla Atkins.8

James E Atkins and Priscilla Atkins appeared on the 1921 Canadian Census of Vancouver, British Columbia, enumerated 1 June 1921, enumerated as a contractor in the building industry. Their children Orville and Irene were listed as living with them.7 James Ernest Atkins immigrated on 21 November 1922 to USAG from Vancouver, Canada.9
     Other information:
On Jan 17, 1925, he submitted his Declaration of Intention to become a U.S. citizen. He had arrived in the U.S. from Vancouver, where his wife still lived.9

Family 1

Edith May Brown b. 17 Apr 1889, d. 23 Jan 1966
Marriage*James married Edith May Brown.1,4 

Family 2

Priscilla Stewart b. c 1876
Marriage*James married Priscilla Stewart on 29 March 1905 at Winnipeg, Manitoba, CanadaG.5,6 
Children

Citations

  1. [S6138] James Ernest Atkins, Death Registration 1962-09-004267 (Mar 13, 1962), Royal BC Museum - Genealogy Collection, Victoria, British Columbia, Canada, Name: ATKINS, JAMES ERNEST
    Gender: Male
    Age: 82
    Date: 1962/03/13
    Event Place: NORTH VANCOUVER
    Registration Number: 1962-09-004267
    B.C. Archives Mfilm Number: B13256
    GSU Mfilm Number: 2033377
    Event Type: Death
    Vital Stat Images(s): 004479247_00279.jpg
    Click to view image. Hereinafter cited as BC Death Registration - Atkins, James Ernest.
  2. [S324] Ted L Ceasar, online www.genealogy.com, Ted Ceasar (Family Tree Maker pages), downloaded Dec 28, 2000.
  3. [S6135] John Atkins household, Apr 4, 1881 Canada census, Ottawa, Ontario, Canada, Collingwood, Grey East, Ontario; Page: 50; Family No: 244, Library and Archives Canada (LAC) Film: C-13261.
  4. [S6139] Edith May Atkins nee Brown, Death Registration 1966-09-001630 (Jan 23, 1966), Royal BC Museum - Genealogy Collection, Victoria, British Columbia, Canada, Name: ATKINS, EDITH MAY Gender: Female Age: 76 Date: 1966/01/23 Event Place: NORTH VANCOUVER Registration Number: 1966-09-001630 B.C. Archives Mfilm Number: B13275 GSU Mfilm Number: 2033799 Event Type: Death Vital Stat Images(s): 004479266_02635.jpg
    Generic link
    Click to view image. Hereinafter cited as BC Death Registration - Atkins, Edith May.
  5. [S4448] World War I Draft Registration, online http://search.ancestry.com/search/db.aspx?dbid=6482, Name:     James Ernest Atkins
    City:     Seattle
    County:     King
    State:     Washington
    Birth Date:     16 Nov 1879
    Race:     White
    Draft Board:     11
    Age:     
    Occupation:     
    Nearest Relative:     
    Height/Build:     
    Color of Eyes/Hair:     
    Signature:     . Hereinafter cited as WWI Draft Registration.
  6. [S868] Manitoba Vital Statistics Agency, Manitoba Vital Statistics (Winnipeg, MB: Vital Statistics Agency), Manitoba Vital Statistics Agency - Genealogy Search page, DETAILED MARRIAGE INFORMATION
    REGISTRATION NUMBER: 1905-004097
    MARRIAGE DETAILS
    Place of Marriage: WPG
    Date of Marriage: 29/03/1905
    PERSONAL DETAILS
    GROOM     BRIDE
    Last Name: AIKINS     Last Name: STEWART
    Given Names: JAMES ERNEST     Given Names: PRISCILLA. Hereinafter cited as Manitoba Vital Statistics.
  7. [S6141] James E Atkins household, Jun 1, 1921 Canada census, Ottawa, Ontario, Canada, Ward 3, Vancouver Centre, British Columbia; Page: 11, Library and Archives Canada (LAC) Reference No.: RG 31; Folder No.: 18.
  8. [S4448] WWI Draft Registration, online http://search.ancestry.com/search/db.aspx?dbid=6482, Name:     James Ernest Atkins
    City:     Seattle
    County:     King
    State:     Washington
    Birth Date:     16 Nov 1879
    Race:     White
    Draft Board:     11
    Age:     38
    Occupation:     Accountant, Skinner & Eddy Coro
    Nearest Relative:     Priscilla Atkins
    Height/Build:     Medium / Medium
    Color of Eyes/Hair:     Blue / Brown
    Signature:     James Ernest Atkins.
  9. [S6140] James Ernest Atkins, Petition for Naturalization, Series: M1524; Roll: 17, Name:     James Ernest Atkins
    Age:     45
    Birth Date:     16 Nov 1879
    Birth Location:     Canada
    Spouse:     Priscilla
    Arrival Year:     1922
    Issue Date:     17 Jan 1925
    State:     California
    Locality, Court:     Southern District, Central Division, Los Angeles, California, District Court
    Record Type:     Declaration of Intention (17 Jan 1925); Ancestry.com, Provo, Utah, USA.

Victor Lloyd Atkins1,2,3

M, #11709, b. 1 December 1885, d. 12 November 1934
Father*John Atkins1,2 b. b 11 Jan 1851, d. a 1886
Mother*Mary Ann Wallace1,2 b. c 1854
Relationship2nd cousin 1 time removed of Richard Graeme Moffat
Last Edited24 Sep 2016
     Victor Lloyd Atkins was born on 1 December 1885 at Collingwood Twp., Grey County, Ontario, CanadaG.2,3 He was the son of John Atkins and Mary Ann Wallace.1,2 Victor died on 12 November 1934 at Vancouver, British Columbia, CanadaG, at age 48 (this may be the correct Victor Atkins, since his father is reported to have died in BC. He died at age 48, so the reported year of birth is correct.)3

Citations

  1. [S324] Ted L Ceasar, online www.genealogy.com, Ted Ceasar (Family Tree Maker pages), downloaded Dec 28, 2000.
  2. [S1443] Ontario, Canada Births, 1869-1913, online Ontario, Canada Births, Name: Victor Loyd Atkins. Hereinafter cited as ON Births 1869-1913.
  3. [S676] (see citation for details), Death Registration (see citation for details) (Sept 11, 2000), British Columbia Archives Web Page - Death Index, unknown repository address, Name: Victor Lloyd Atkins. Hereinafter cited as BC Archives -- Death's Index.

Frank Norman Fiegehen1,2,3,4,5,6

M, #11710, b. 26 October 1883, d. 22 October 1969
Father*William Fiegehen7,4,8,6 b. 5 May 1859, d. 11 Sep 1930
Mother*Eliza Atlins7,4,8,6 b. 25 Jun 1862, d. 25 Jun 1932
Relationship2nd cousin 1 time removed of Richard Graeme Moffat
Last Edited2 Nov 2012
     Frank Norman Fiegehen was born on 26 October 1883 at Collingwood Twp., Grey County, Ontario, CanadaG, Ontario Birth Registration 010208.7,4,5,2,6,9 He was the son of William Fiegehen and Eliza Atlins.7,4,8,6 Frank married Eva Susannah Gekill, daughter of George Gekill and Betsy White, on 20 September 1911 at Collingwood Twp., Grey County, Ontario, CanadaG.8,2,9 Frank died on 22 October 1969 at Ontario, CanadaG, at age 85.2,5,10,9 He was buried at Thornbury-Clarksburg Union Cemetery, Thornbury, Collingwood Twp., Grey County, Ontario, CanadaG, http://www.geneofun.on.ca/names/photo/196743.2,9

     Frank appeared on the 1901 Canadian Census of Collingwood Twp., Grey County, Ontario, in the household of William Fiegehen.7,4 Frank Norman Fiegehen witnessed the death of William Fiegehen on 11 September 1930 at Thornbury, Collingwood Twp., Grey County, Ontario, CanadaG; he was the high school janitor at the time of his death.1,11,12,13,14 Frank Norman Fiegehen witnessed the death of Eliza Atlins on 25 June 1932 at Clarksburg, Collingwood Twp., Grey County, Ontario, CanadaG; of myocarditis - nephritis chronic over a period of three years according to Ontario Death Registration 016336.15,16

Family

Eva Susannah Gekill b. 4 Feb 1888, d. 25 May 1960
Marriage*Frank married Eva Susannah Gekill, daughter of George Gekill and Betsy White, on 20 September 1911 at Collingwood Twp., Grey County, Ontario, CanadaG.8,2,9 
Child

Citations

  1. [S324] Ted L Ceasar, online www.genealogy.com, Ted Ceasar (Family Tree Maker pages), downloaded Dec 28, 2000.
  2. [S113] Ron & Jopie Lougheed & Owen Noble, compiler, Thornbury--Clarksburg Union Cemetery (n.p.: Bruce & Grey Branch O.G.S., 1996), Page 89, ref # 2011. Hereinafter cited as Thornbury--Clarksburg Union Cemetery.
  3. [S192] Rick Moffat, Assumption, Assume Frank Fiegenhen, son of William is the same as Frank N Fiegenhen, husband of Eva Gekill.
  4. [S2489] Wm Fiegehen household, Mar 31, 1901 Canada census, Ottawa, Ontario, Canada, Schedule 1, Library and Archives Canada (LAC) T-6468, ON GREY (East/Est) (#64) Subdistrict: Collingwood a-7 Page 2.
  5. [S885] Unknown compiler, online http://www.gencircles.com/users/pj_mcgrath/7/, Paul J McGrath (Gencircles), downloaded viewed July 7, 2004, Frank Norman Fiegehen
    Birth: 26 OCT 1883
    Death: 22 OCT 1969
    Sex: M
    Father: William Fiegehen b. 5 MAY 1859
    Mother: Eliza Atkins b. 1852 in Colling wood Township.
  6. [S1443] Ontario, Canada Births, 1869-1913, online Ontario, Canada Births, Name:     Frank Norman Fiegchen. Hereinafter cited as ON Births 1869-1913.
  7. [S264] Transcribed & typed by Don Sanderson, compiler, Grey, Ontario, Canada. 1901 Census of Canada (Box 66, Owen Sound, Ontario N4K 5P1: Bruce & Grey Branch, Ontario Genealogical Society, 1999), Collingwood Twp., Sub-Div #7, Page 2 (Page 54 of Bruce & Grey Book). Hereinafter cited as 1901 -- Collingwood Twp, Grey, ON.
  8. [S1444] Ontario, Canada Marriages, 1801-1928, online Ontario, Canada Marriages, Frank N Fiegehen & Eva Gekill. Hereinafter cited as Ontario Marriages, 1801-1928.
  9. [S4338] Canada GenWeb Cemetery Project, online Canada GenWeb Cemetery Project - Thornbury, http://www.geneofun.on.ca/names/photo/196743
    Photos courtesy of Bonnie Lee Breadner & Myrna White
    Indexed by Bonnie Lee Breadner. Hereinafter cited as Canada GenWeb Cemetery Project.
  10. [S4224] James N. Thatcher, compiler, Index to obituaries in Thornbury, Ontario newspapers, 1960-2004 (Thornbury, Ontario: The Blue Mountains Library, 9 Sep 2011), Fiegehen, Franklin Norman. Hereinafter cited as Index to obituaries in Thornbury, Ontario newspapers, 1960-2004.
  11. [S113] Ron & Jopie Lougheed & Owen Noble, Thornbury--Clarksburg Union Cemetery, Page 21, ref # 510.
  12. [S262] Genealogical Research Library (Subscription Required), online Genealogical Research Library (Subscription Required), William Fiegehen. Hereinafter cited as Genealogical Research Library.
  13. [S836] Wilma (Andrus) Ebel, "Ancestors of Irene Mary Evelyn Atkins," e-mail message from email address withheld for privacy (unknown address) to Rick Moffat, Feb 29, 2004. Hereinafter cited as "Ancestors of Irene M. E. Atkins."
  14. [S1442] Ontario, Canada Deaths, 1869-1936 and Overseas 1939-1947, online Ontario, Canada Deaths, Name: William Fiegehen. Hereinafter cited as ON Deaths, 1869-.
  15. [S113] Ron & Jopie Lougheed & Owen Noble, Thornbury--Clarksburg Union Cemetery, Page 21 - #510.
  16. [S1442] ON Deaths, 1869-, online Ontario, Canada Deaths, Name: Eliza Fiegehen.

Charles James Pfaff1,2

M, #11711, b. 16 February 1897
Father*Adam P Pfaff2
Mother*Isabell Davidson2
Last Edited2 Nov 2012
     Charles James Pfaff was born on 16 February 1897.1 He was the son of Adam P Pfaff and Isabell Davidson.2 Charles married Hazel Gertrude Fiegehen, daughter of William Fiegehen and Eliza Atlins, on 6 September 1923 at Thornbury, Collingwood Twp., Grey County, Ontario, CanadaG.1,2

Family

Hazel Gertrude Fiegehen b. 17 Jan 1895

Citations

  1. [S324] Ted L Ceasar, online www.genealogy.com, Ted Ceasar (Family Tree Maker pages), downloaded Dec 28, 2000.
  2. [S1444] Ontario, Canada Marriages, 1801-1928, online Ontario, Canada Marriages, Charles James Pfaff & Hazel Gertrude Fiegehan. Hereinafter cited as Ontario Marriages, 1801-1928.

Clara Teressa Shaw1,2,3,4,5

F, #11712, b. 24 September 1879, d. 8 April 1906
Father*John Shaw2,6,3,4,5,7 b. 9 Apr 1853, d. 1943
Mother*Elizabeth Atkins2,6,3,4,5,7 b. Aug 1854, d. 18 May 1925
Relationship2nd cousin 1 time removed of Richard Graeme Moffat
Last Edited5 May 2017
     Clara Teressa Shaw was born on 24 September 1879 at Heathcote, Collingwood Twp., Grey County, Ontario, CanadaG, as registered by her father in June 1885.3,8,2,9,10 She was the daughter of John Shaw and Elizabeth Atkins2,6,3,4,5,7 or on 24 September 1880 at Ontario, CanadaG, in the 1901 census.5 Clara married Dr Frederick Walker Ottewell, son of Samuel Ottewell and Hannah Walker, on 1 March 1905 at Grey County, Ontario, CanadaG, Ontario Marriage Registration 008977.2,4 Clara died on 8 April 1906 at Feversham, Osprey Twp., Grey County, Ontario, CanadaG, at age 26 of blood poisoning after 4 days according to her death registration. It indicated she was the wife of Fred Ottawell (sic), a Vet(erinary) Surgeon

http://geneofun.on.ca/names/photo/193540.2,8,10 She was buried at Thornbury-Clarksburg Union Cemetery, Thornbury, Collingwood Twp., Grey County, Ontario, CanadaG.2,10

     Her name was also recorded as Clara Tressia Shaw according to her gravemarker.2

Clara T Shaw appeared on the 1881 Canadian Census of Collingwood Twp., Grey County, Ontario in the household of her parents, John Shaw and Betsy Atkins.7

Clara T Shaw appeared on the 1901 Canadian Census of Collingwood Twp., Grey County, Ontario in the household of her parents, John Shaw and Betsy Shaw.5

Family

Dr Frederick Walker Ottewell b. 1875 or 1876, d. 24 Aug 1945
Marriage*Clara married Dr Frederick Walker Ottewell, son of Samuel Ottewell and Hannah Walker, on 1 March 1905 at Grey County, Ontario, CanadaG, Ontario Marriage Registration 008977.2,4 

Citations

  1. According to her birth and marriage registratons.
  2. [S113] Ron & Jopie Lougheed & Owen Noble, compiler, Thornbury--Clarksburg Union Cemetery (n.p.: Bruce & Grey Branch O.G.S., 1996), Page 17, ref # 413. Hereinafter cited as Thornbury--Clarksburg Union Cemetery.
  3. [S1443] Ontario, Canada Births, 1869-1913, online Ontario, Canada Births, Name: Clara Teressa Shaw. Hereinafter cited as ON Births 1869-1913.
  4. [S1444] Ontario, Canada Marriages, 1801-1928, online Ontario, Canada Marriages, Clara Teressa Shaw & Fredk Walker Oollewell. Hereinafter cited as Ontario Marriages, 1801-1928.
  5. [S2493] John Shaw household, Mar 31, 1901 Canada census, Ottawa, Ontario, Canada, Collingwood (township), Grey East, Ontario; Page: 6; Family: 48, Library and Archives Canada (LAC) Roll: T-6468.
  6. [S264] Transcribed & typed by Don Sanderson, compiler, Grey, Ontario, Canada. 1901 Census of Canada (Box 66, Owen Sound, Ontario N4K 5P1: Bruce & Grey Branch, Ontario Genealogical Society, 1999), Gekill, Clara F; Collingwood Twp., Sub-Div #6, Page 6 (Page 43 of Bruce & Grey Book). Hereinafter cited as 1901 -- Collingwood Twp, Grey, ON.
  7. [S7587] John Shaw household, Apr 4, 1881 Canada census, Ottawa, Ontario, Canada, Collingwood, Grey East, Ontario; Page: 14; Family: 60, Library and Archives Canada (LAC) Roll: C-13261.
  8. [S1442] Ontario, Canada Deaths, 1869-1936 and Overseas 1939-1947, online Ontario, Canada Deaths, Name: Tessie Ottawell. Hereinafter cited as ON Deaths, 1869-.
  9. [S16] The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-Day Saints, 1881 Canadian Census, LDS CD, Transcriptions., CD-ROM (Salt Lake City, UT 84150-3400: Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-Day Saints, 2001), Canadian Census for 1881. Hereinafter cited as 1881 Cdn Census CD.
  10. [S4338] Canada GenWeb Cemetery Project, online Canada GenWeb Cemetery Project - Thornbury, http://geneofun.on.ca/names/photo/193540. Hereinafter cited as Canada GenWeb Cemetery Project.

Pearl Lillian Shaw1,2,3,4

F, #11713, b. 4 February 1885, d. 1942
Father*John Shaw5,6,7,4 b. 9 Apr 1853, d. 1943
Mother*Elizabeth Atkins5,6,7,4 b. Aug 1854, d. 18 May 1925
Relationship2nd cousin 1 time removed of Richard Graeme Moffat
Last Edited5 May 2017
     Pearl Lillian Shaw was born on 4 February 1885 at Collingwood Twp., Grey County, Ontario, CanadaG, Ontario Birth Registration 011401.7,1,8 She was born on 5 February 1885 at Ontario, CanadaG, in the 1901 census.9,6,1,8 She was the daughter of John Shaw and Elizabeth Atkins.5,6,7,4 Pearl married Albert Jackson on 3 October 1907 at Ravenna, Collingwood Twp., Grey County, Ontario, CanadaG, Ontario Marriage Registration 10057. He did not know the names of his parents.10,11,4 Pearl died in 1942 at Ontario, CanadaG.1,8 She was buried at Thornbury-Clarksburg Union Cemetery, Thornbury, Collingwood Twp., Grey County, Ontario, CanadaG, http://geneofun.on.ca/names/photo/196613.1,8

     Pearl L Shaw appeared on the 1901 Canadian Census of Collingwood Twp., Grey County, Ontario in the household of her parents, John Shaw and Betsy Shaw.6

Family

Albert Jackson b. 20 Mar 1874, d. 1951
Marriage*Pearl married Albert Jackson on 3 October 1907 at Ravenna, Collingwood Twp., Grey County, Ontario, CanadaG, Ontario Marriage Registration 10057. He did not know the names of his parents.10,11,4 
Child

Citations

  1. [S113] Ron & Jopie Lougheed & Owen Noble, compiler, Thornbury--Clarksburg Union Cemetery (n.p.: Bruce & Grey Branch O.G.S., 1996), Page 85, Ref # 1916. Hereinafter cited as Thornbury--Clarksburg Union Cemetery.
  2. [S262] Genealogical Research Library (Subscription Required), online Genealogical Research Library (Subscription Required), Pearl Lilliam Shaw & Albert Jackson. Hereinafter cited as Genealogical Research Library.
  3. [S324] Ted L Ceasar, online www.genealogy.com, Ted Ceasar (Family Tree Maker pages), downloaded Dec 28, 2000.
  4. [S1444] Ontario, Canada Marriages, 1801-1928, online Ontario, Canada Marriages, Albert Jackson & Pearl Lillian Shaw. Hereinafter cited as Ontario Marriages, 1801-1928.
  5. [S264] Transcribed & typed by Don Sanderson, compiler, Grey, Ontario, Canada. 1901 Census of Canada (Box 66, Owen Sound, Ontario N4K 5P1: Bruce & Grey Branch, Ontario Genealogical Society, 1999), Collingwood Twp., Sub-Div #6, Page 6 (Page 43 of Bruce & Grey Book). Hereinafter cited as 1901 -- Collingwood Twp, Grey, ON.
  6. [S2493] John Shaw household, Mar 31, 1901 Canada census, Ottawa, Ontario, Canada, Collingwood (township), Grey East, Ontario; Page: 6; Family: 48, Library and Archives Canada (LAC) Roll: T-6468.
  7. [S1443] Ontario, Canada Births, 1869-1913, online Ontario, Canada Births, Name: Lillian Shaw. Hereinafter cited as ON Births 1869-1913.
  8. [S4338] Canada GenWeb Cemetery Project, online Canada GenWeb Cemetery Project - Thornbury, http://geneofun.on.ca/names/photo/196613

    Photos courtesy of Bonnie Lee Breadner & Myrna White
    Indexed by Bonnie Lee Breadner. Hereinafter cited as Canada GenWeb Cemetery Project.
  9. [S264] Transcribed & typed by Don Sanderson, 1901 -- Collingwood Twp, Grey, ON, Collingwood Twp., Sub-Div #6, Page 6 (Page 43 of Bruce & Grey Book)
    Shaw, Pearl L, F, Daughter, S, Feb 5, 1885, 16.
  10. [S262] Genealogical Research Library, online Genealogical Research Library (Subscription Required), Pearl Lillian Shaw & Albert Jackson.
  11. [S4338] Canada GenWeb Cemetery Project, online Canada GenWeb Cemetery Project - Thornbury, http://geneofun.on.ca/names/photo/196611

    Photos courtesy of Bonnie Lee Breadner & Myrna White
    Indexed by Bonnie Lee Breadner.
  12. [S4338] Canada GenWeb Cemetery Project, online Canada GenWeb Cemetery Project - Thornbury, http://geneofun.on.ca/names/photo/196610

    Photos courtesy of Bonnie Lee Breadner & Myrna White
    Indexed by Bonnie Lee Breadner.

Emil Stephen Shaw1,2,3,4

M, #11714, b. 25 September 1886, d. 20 June 1964
Father*John Shaw5,6,4,7 b. 9 Apr 1853, d. 1943
Mother*Elizabeth Atkins5,6,4,7 b. Aug 1854, d. 18 May 1925
Relationship2nd cousin 1 time removed of Richard Graeme Moffat
Last Edited5 May 2017
     Emil Stephen Shaw was born on 25 September 1886 at Ontario, CanadaG.8,7,2,4 He was the son of John Shaw and Elizabeth Atkins.5,6,4,7 Emil Stephen Shaw was born in 1888 according to an alternate reading of his gravestone by Barbara Flett.9 Emil married Bettina Ellen Smith on 29 June 1943 at Saskatoon, Saskatchewan, CanadaG.10,11,9,2,4 Emil died on 20 June 1964 at age 77.2,6,9,4 He was buried at Thornbury-Clarksburg Union Cemetery, Thornbury, Collingwood Twp., Grey County, Ontario, CanadaG.2

     Emel S Shaw appeared on the 1901 Canadian Census of Collingwood Twp., Grey County, Ontario in the household of his parents, John Shaw and Betsy Shaw.7

Family

Bettina Ellen Smith b. 1901, d. 17 Jun 1991
Marriage*Emil married Bettina Ellen Smith on 29 June 1943 at Saskatoon, Saskatchewan, CanadaG.10,11,9,2,4 

Citations

  1. [S111] Barbara Flett, "Barbara (White) Flett -- July 26, 2000," e-mail message from (email address withheld for privacy) (Vancouver, BC) to Rick Moffat, July 26, 2000. Hereinafter cited as "Flett, Barbara (White) -- July 26, 2000."
  2. [S113] Ron & Jopie Lougheed & Owen Noble, compiler, Thornbury--Clarksburg Union Cemetery (n.p.: Bruce & Grey Branch O.G.S., 1996), Page 83, ref # 1851. Hereinafter cited as Thornbury--Clarksburg Union Cemetery.
  3. [S324] Ted L Ceasar, online www.genealogy.com, Ted Ceasar (Family Tree Maker pages), downloaded Dec 28, 2000.
  4. [S1687] Susan Kennedy, online Susan Kennedy Family]:WEB], Susan Kennedy (Ajax, ON), downloaded viewed Dec 2007.
  5. [S264] Transcribed & typed by Don Sanderson, compiler, Grey, Ontario, Canada. 1901 Census of Canada (Box 66, Owen Sound, Ontario N4K 5P1: Bruce & Grey Branch, Ontario Genealogical Society, 1999), Collingwood Twp., Sub-Div #6, Page 6 (Page 43 of Bruce & Grey Book). Hereinafter cited as 1901 -- Collingwood Twp, Grey, ON.
  6. [S324] Ted L Ceasar, Dec 28, 2000.
  7. [S2493] John Shaw household, Mar 31, 1901 Canada census, Ottawa, Ontario, Canada, Collingwood (township), Grey East, Ontario; Page: 6; Family: 48, Library and Archives Canada (LAC) Roll: T-6468.
  8. [S264] Transcribed & typed by Don Sanderson, 1901 -- Collingwood Twp, Grey, ON, Collingwood Twp., Sub-Div #6, Page 6 (Page 43 of Bruce & Grey Book)
    Shaw, Emil S, M, ,Son,S, Sep 25, 1886, 14.
  9. [S314] Barbara Flett, "Barbara Flett nee White," e-mail message from (email address withheld for privacy) (Vancouver, BC) to Rick Moffat, SHAW -- Emil Stephen Shaw 1888-198? beloved husband of Bettina E Smith Crosskill 1901 - ?. Hereinafter cited as "Barbara Flett messages."
  10. [S302] Crosskill Family Tree, Family History, January and March 2003, Rick Moffat Papers, Mesa, Arizona, USA, Page 16 - More About Family of Benjamin Croscall/Cros(s)kil/Croskell...
  11. [S302] Crosskill Family Tree, Family History, January and March 2003 Rick Moffat Papers, Page 16b - More About Family of Benjamin Croscall/Cros(s)kil/Croskell...

John Gilray1,2,3

M, #11715, b. 19 January 1885, d. 15 February 1885
Father*Thomas Gilray3,4 b. c 7 Feb 1842, d. 20 Jul 1907
Mother*Ellen Atkins3 b. 3 Nov 1847, d. 28 Jan 1900
Relationship2nd cousin 1 time removed of Richard Graeme Moffat
Last Edited14 Jan 2017
     John Gilray was born on 19 January 1885 at Ontario, CanadaG.3,2 He was the son of Thomas Gilray and Ellen Atkins.3,4 John died on 15 February 1885 at Ontario, CanadaG, according to his gravemarker.3,2 John died on 16 February 1885 at Lot 17, Conc 5, Euphrasia Twp., Grey County, Ontario, CanadaG, of intussusception according to Ontario Death Registration 005302 reported by his father on March 31, 1885. The informant was Thomas Gilray.5 John Gilray was buried at Thornbury-Clarksburg Union Cemetery, Thornbury, Collingwood Twp., Grey County, Ontario, CanadaG, http://geneofun.on.ca/names/photo/194720.3,6

Citations

  1. [S170] David Bolling, "David Bolling Email," e-mail message from (email address withheld for privacy) (Maryland) to Rick Moffat, various, John Gilray; Feb 2, 2001. Hereinafter cited as "David Bolling Email."
  2. [S329] Gravestone Photo Digital Photograph; Rick Moffat Personal Digital Files, Mesa, Arizona, USA, GILRAY
    THOMAS GILRAY 1843 - 1907
    ELLEN ATKINS, wife of Thomas Gilray, Born Nov. 3, 1849, Died Jan. 28, 1900
    JOHN, Their son Born Jan. 19, 1885, Died Feb. 15, 1885
    ----------------
    ROBERT GILRAY, Died Mar. 26, 1900, Aged 84 years
    JENNETT CONACHER, his wife Died Oct. 10, 1894, Aged 79 years
    ALICE Their daughter 1854-1930
    ----------------
    See photo gilstone.jpg.
  3. [S113] Ron & Jopie Lougheed & Owen Noble, compiler, Thornbury--Clarksburg Union Cemetery (n.p.: Bruce & Grey Branch O.G.S., 1996), Page 53, ref # 1175. Hereinafter cited as Thornbury--Clarksburg Union Cemetery.
  4. [S1442] Ontario, Canada Deaths, 1869-1936 and Overseas 1939-1947, online Ontario, Canada Deaths, Name: John Gibray. Hereinafter cited as ON Deaths, 1869-.
  5. [S1442] ON Deaths, 1869-, online Ontario, Canada Deaths, Name: John Gilray.
  6. [S4338] Canada GenWeb Cemetery Project, online Canada GenWeb Cemetery Project - Thornbury, http://geneofun.on.ca/names/photo/194720

    Photos courtesy of Bonnie Lee Breadner & Myrna White
    Indexed by Bonnie Lee Breadner. Hereinafter cited as Canada GenWeb Cemetery Project.

Robert Gilray1,2,3,4,5

M, #11716, b. between 1816 and 1817, d. 26 March 1900
Last Edited14 Jan 2017
     Robert Gilray was born between 1816 and 1817 at Montréal, Québec, CanadaG, died at the age of 84 in March 1900, so born about 1816. The 1881 census gives his age as 64, so born about 1817.1,2,6,3,5 Robert married Jennett Conacher circa 1841.1,2,7,8,5 Robert died on 26 March 1900 at Euphrasia Twp., Grey County, Ontario, CanadaG.1,9,10,3 The cause of his death was given as heart failure according to Ontario Death Registration 010397.3 He was buried at Thornbury-Clarksburg Union Cemetery, Thornbury, Collingwood Twp., Grey County, Ontario, CanadaG.11

     Robert Gilray and Jennet Gilray appeared on the 1881 Canadian Census of Euphrasia Twp., Grey County, Ontario, enumerated 4 April 1881, enumerated as an Episcopal Methodist and a farmer. Their children Ann, Robert, Jane, Alice, William and Martha were listed as living with them.5 Robert Gilray was From various sources we know:
-- Robert Gilray was a Justice of the Peace, and father of Mrs William Guy
-- he was born about 1816/17 per the 1881 census and the Ontario, Canada Land Gazetteer, 1875-1881; and
-- was born about 1816 based upon dates from his tombstone in 1885 at Ontario, CanadaG.12,13

Family

Jennett Conacher b. c 3 Apr 1816, d. 10 Oct 1894
Marriage*Robert married Jennett Conacher circa 1841.1,2,7,8,5 
Children

Citations

  1. [S113] Ron & Jopie Lougheed & Owen Noble, compiler, Thornbury--Clarksburg Union Cemetery (n.p.: Bruce & Grey Branch O.G.S., 1996), Page 53, ref # 1175. Hereinafter cited as Thornbury--Clarksburg Union Cemetery.
  2. [S329] Gravestone Photo Digital Photograph; Rick Moffat Personal Digital Files, Mesa, Arizona, USA, GILRAY.
  3. [S1442] Ontario, Canada Deaths, 1869-1936 and Overseas 1939-1947, online Ontario, Canada Deaths, Name:     Robert Gilray. Hereinafter cited as ON Deaths, 1869-.
  4. [S4199] Find A Grave, online Find A Grave home page, Thomas Gilray
    Transcription:
    GILRAY
    Thomas Gilray     1843 - 1907
    Ellen Atkins     wife of Thomas Gilray
    Born Nov.3, 1849     Died Jan. 28, 1900
    John, Their Son     Born Jan. 19, 1885     Died Feb. 15, 1885

    Robert Gilray     Died Mar. 26, 1900     Aged 84 Years
    Jennet Conacher     His Wife     Died Oct. 10, 1894     Aged 79 Years
    Alice, Their Daughter     1854 - 1930. Hereinafter cited as Find A Grave.
  5. [S7269] Robert Gilray household, Apr 4, 1881 Canada census, Ottawa, Ontario, Canada, Euphrasia, Grey East, Ontario; Page: 34; Family: 152, Library and Archives Canada (LAC) Film: C-13261.
  6. [S792] Unknown author, Ontario, Canada Land Gazetteer, 1875-1881 (n.p.: n.pub., unknown publish date), GILRAY, Robert b.1816 1880 Euphrasia township -- Event Description: Illustrated Atlas of the County of Grey, Ontario; Source Reference: National Library of Canada, Ottawa, page 45; Ontario Land Gazeteer -- Robert GILRAY.mht.
  7. [S415] Rick Moffat, Assumption based upon birth/christening date of children.
  8. [S4199] Find A Grave, online Find A Grave home page, Jeanett Conacher Gilray
    Transcription:
    GILRAY
    Thomas Gilray     1843 - 1907
    Ellen Atkins     wife of Thomas Gilray
    Born Nov.3, 1849     Died Jan. 28, 1900
    John, Their Son     Born Jan. 19, 1885     Died Feb. 15, 1885

    Robert Gilray     Died Mar. 26, 1900     Aged 84 Years
    Jennet Conacher     His Wife     Died Oct. 10, 1894     Aged 79 Years
    Alice, Their Daughter     1854 - 1930.
  9. [S329] Gravestone Photo Digital Photograph; Rick Moffat Personal Digital Files, See photo gilstone.jpg.
  10. [S441] Jopie & Veenstra, Alfreda Loughead, compiler, Meaford & Collingwood Papers, Index to Births, Marriages & Deaths (Volume 1 -- 1869-1900) (Owen Sound, ON N4K 5P1: Bruce & Grey Branch of The Ontario Genealogical Society, 1993), Died: Mr. Robert Gilray Sr. in Euphrasia on Monday last in his 84th year. [Note that Monday was Mar 26, 1900]; Page 111, March 30, 1900. Hereinafter cited as Meaford & Collingwood Papers vI.
  11. [S113] Ron & Jopie Lougheed & Owen Noble, Thornbury--Clarksburg Union Cemetery, Page 53, ref # 1175.
  12. [S441] Jopie & Veenstra, Alfreda Loughead, Meaford & Collingwood Papers vI, Died: At Euphrasia on March 21, Mrs. Wm. Guy dau of Robert Gilray, J.P., Euphrasia; Page 43, March 27, 1885.
  13. [S17] Canadian County Atlas Digital Project, online http://digital.library.mcgill.ca/countyatlas/search.htm, GILRAY, Robert b.1816 1880 Euphrasia township -- Event Description: Illustrated Atlas of the County of Grey, Ontario; Source Reference: National Library of Canada, Ottawa, page 45; Ontario Land Gazeteer -- Robert GILRAY.mht.
  14. [S4199] Find A Grave, online Find A Grave home page, John C Gilray
    Transcription:
    GILRAY
    John C     1838 - 1916
    Catherine E     1847 - 1947.
  15. [S170] David Bolling, "David Bolling Email," e-mail message from (email address withheld for privacy) (Maryland) to Rick Moffat, various, Thomas Gilray [#1215], born 1843 in Scotland; christened 7 Feb 1842 in Benvie, Angus, Scotland; died 1907; buried in Ontario, Canada; Email Genealogy Report -- Feb 2, 2001. Hereinafter cited as "David Bolling Email."
  16. [S1444] Ontario, Canada Marriages, 1801-1928, online Ontario, Canada Marriages, Thomas Gilray & Ellen Atkins. Hereinafter cited as Ontario Marriages, 1801-1928.
  17. [S871] David Bolling, email attachment, David Bolling (Maryland), received Nov 22 1998, James Robert Gilray.
  18. [S1444] Ontario Marriages, 1801-1928, online Ontario, Canada Marriages, James Gilray & Mary Ann White.
  19. [S4199] Find A Grave, online Find A Grave home page, James Robert Gilray
    Transcription:
    (side by side graves stones)
    James Gilray     1842 - 1907
    Mary A Gilray     1850 - 1924.
  20. [S441] Jopie & Veenstra, Alfreda Loughead, Meaford & Collingwood Papers vI, Page 43, March 27, 1885.
  21. [S1444] Ontario Marriages, 1801-1928, online Ontario, Canada Marriages, William Guy & Annie Gilray.
  22. [S1444] Ontario Marriages, 1801-1928, online Ontario, Canada Marriages, William H. Gilray & Jeanie Miller.
  23. [S1444] Ontario Marriages, 1801-1928, online Ontario, Canada Marriages, Catherine Gilray & David Yeomans.
  24. [S113] Ron & Jopie Lougheed & Owen Noble, Thornbury--Clarksburg Union Cemetery, Page 53, ref # 1173.
  25. [S1442] ON Deaths, 1869-, online Ontario, Canada Deaths, Name: Alice Gilray.
  26. [S4199] Find A Grave, online Find A Grave home page, Alice Gilray
    Transcription:
    GILRAY
    Thomas Gilray     1843 - 1907
    Ellen Atkins     wife of Thomas Gilray
    Born Nov.3, 1849     Died Jan. 28, 1900
    John, Their Son     Born Jan. 19, 1885     Died Feb. 15, 1885

    Robert Gilray     Died Mar. 26, 1900     Aged 84 Years
    Jennet Conacher     His Wife     Died Oct. 10, 1894     Aged 79 Years
    Alice, Their Daughter     1854 - 1930

    Also a footstone:
    Alice Gilray     Born Jan. 4, 1854     Died Apr. 28, 1930.
  27. [S4199] Find A Grave, online Find A Grave home page, Martha "Mattie" Gilray Malcolm.

Robert Edward McMaster Gilray1,2

M, #11717, b. 4 December 1870
Father*Thomas Gilray3,4,5,6 b. c 7 Feb 1842, d. 20 Jul 1907
Mother*Ellen Atkins3,4,5,6 b. 3 Nov 1847, d. 28 Jan 1900
Relationship2nd cousin 1 time removed of Richard Graeme Moffat
Last Edited6 May 2017
     Robert Edward McMaster Gilray was born on 4 December 1870 at Euphrasia Twp., Grey County, Ontario, CanadaG, Ontario Birth Registration 003912.3,7,5,4,6 He was the son of Thomas Gilray and Ellen Atkins.3,4,5,6 Robert Edward McMaster Gilray was baptized on 19 February 1871 at Euphrasia Twp., Grey County, Ontario, CanadaG.4
     Robert E Gilray appeared on the 1881 Canadian Census of Euphrasia Twp., Grey County, Ontario in the household of his parents, Thomas Gilray and Ellen Gilray.5

Robert Gilray appeared on the 1891 Canadian Census of Euphrasia Twp., Grey County, Ontario in the household of his parents, Thomas Gilray and Ellen Gilray, listed as a farmer.6

Citations

  1. [S170] David Bolling, "David Bolling Email," e-mail message from (email address withheld for privacy) (Maryland) to Rick Moffat, various, Robert Edward Gilray, abt 1871; Feb 2, 2001. Hereinafter cited as "David Bolling Email."
  2. [S7585] Unknown volume, Wesleyan Methodist Baptismal Registers 1825-1910: Gilray, Robert Edward McMaster; vol 3, page 264, Bower-McBurney Genealogy, unknown repository address. Hereinafter cited as Wesleyan Methodist Baptismal Registers.
  3. [S325] Unknown household, April 2, 1871 Canada Census, Mesa, Arizona, USA, Rick Moffat Personal Digital Files, Robert E -- Four month old child at time of 1871 census.
  4. [S7585] Unknown volume, Wesleyan Methodist Baptismal Registers: Gilray, Robert Edward McMaster; vol 3, page 264
    I read birth date as 4 Dec 70, Bower-McBurney Genealogy.
  5. [S7586] Thomas Gilray household, Apr 4, 1881 Canada census, Ottawa, Ontario, Canada, Euphrasia, Grey East, Ontario; Page: 20; Family: 86, Library and Archives Canada (LAC) Film: C-13261.
  6. [S7588] Thomas Gilray household, April 11, 1891 Canada Census, Ottawa, Ontario, Canada, Euphrasia, Grey East, Ontario; Page: 11 & 12, Family: 53, Library and Archives Canada (LAC) Roll: T-6338.
  7. [S1443] Ontario, Canada Births, 1869-1913, online Ontario, Canada Births, Name: Robert Edward McMaster Gilray. Hereinafter cited as ON Births 1869-1913.

William Shaw1,2

M, #11718, d. before 1871
Last Edited9 Jun 2016
     William married Frances (?) before 1811.3,4,1 William died before 1871.5,2

Family

Frances (?) b. bt 1781 - 1784, d. a 1871
Children

Citations

  1. [S1444] Ontario, Canada Marriages, 1801-1928, online Ontario, Canada Marriages, Edward Shaw & Maria Atkins. Hereinafter cited as Ontario Marriages, 1801-1928.
  2. [S1687] Susan Kennedy, online Susan Kennedy Family]:WEB], Susan Kennedy (Ajax, ON), downloaded viewed Dec 2007.
  3. [S415] Rick Moffat, Assumption based upon birth/christening date of children.
  4. [S1444] Ontario Marriages, 1801-1928, online Ontario, Canada Marriages, William Shaw & Jane Atkins
    William's parents were William and Frances Shaw.
  5. [S192] Rick Moffat, Assumption, Frances is listed as married in the 1951 census, and a widow in 1871 census.
  6. [S105] Xx household, Jan 14, 1861 Canada Census, Ottawa, Ontario, Canada, Collingwood, Grey, Canada West; Page: 14; Lines 1 to 6, Library and Archives Canada (LAC) Roll: C-1026-1027; LDS film 0349270, Page 17, Line 16.
  7. [S302] Crosskill Family Tree, Family History, January and March 2003, Rick Moffat Papers, Mesa, Arizona, USA, ToDo; Page 16b - More About Family of Benjamin Croscall/Cros(s)kil/Croskell...
  8. [S1444] Ontario Marriages, 1801-1928, online Ontario, Canada Marriages, William Shaw & Jane Atkins.
  9. [S105] Jan 14, 1861 Canada Census, Ottawa, Ontario, Canada, Collingwood, Grey, Canada West; Page: 14; Lines 1 to 6, 32 at time of 1861 census; Page 17, line 18.

Harold Edward Dunbar1,2

M, #11719, b. December 1910, d. 6 September 2008
Father*Orin John Dunbar3 b. 26 Feb 1887, d. 1979
Mother*Sarah Edith Brownell3 b. 1891, d. 1979
Last Edited27 Apr 2016
     Harold Edward Dunbar was born in December 1910.1,2 He was the son of Orin John Dunbar and Sarah Edith Brownell.3 Harold married Mabel Elizabeth Angela Zummach, daughter of William Zummach and Helena Verch.4,5,6,7 Harold died on 6 September 2008 at Senior Country Living, Lunenburg, Ontario, CanadaG, at age 97.8 He was buried on 9 September 2008 at North Valley Cemetery, Osnabruck Twp., Stormont County, Ontario, CanadaG.1,7,9

     He and Mabel Elizabeth Angela Zummach immigrated on 10 April 1940 to Sweetgrass, Montana, USAG; with their daughter Hazel Irene and friends Kenneth A Hayes and Harold Louis Sayham. Remarks on the crossing manifest card read: "Parents never resided in US. Has been attending bible school at Three Hills, Alta now returning home." They were driving back to Ontario and were granted 1 week to transit the US. Mabel was described as 5' 2", with a medium complextion, dark hair, grey eyes and she wore glasses.10 Harold Edward Dunbar and Mabel Elizabeth Angela Zummach immigrated on 9 April 1941 to Sweetgrass, Montana, USAG; and party. They were driving back to Newington, Ontario and were granted 5 days to transit the US. Mabel was described as 5' 2", with a medium complextion, brown hair, grey eyes and she wore glasses.11 In the obituary of Mabel Elizabeth Angela Zummach which printed circa 28 December 2004, Mabel's husband, Harold Dunbar was listed as a survivor.12

Family

Mabel Elizabeth Angela Zummach b. 22 May 1912, d. 27 Dec 2004
Marriage*Harold married Mabel Elizabeth Angela Zummach, daughter of William Zummach and Helena Verch.4,5,6,7 

Citations

  1. [S548] Genealogy in Stormont and Dundas Counties, Ontario, Canada, online http://freepages.genealogy.rootsweb.com/sbresearch/…, DUNBAR HAROLD E. 1910-; Transcription of North Valley Cemetery, North Valley Road, Osnabruck Township, Stormont County, Ontario, Canada. Hereinafter cited as Genalogy Stormont & Dunda.
  2. [S3114] Michael Augustus Tyo, online www.geni.com, Michael Augustus Tyo (Clay, Onondaga, New York, United States), downloaded viewed Apr 2, 2011, Harold Edward Dunbar.
  3. [S2078] Harold Dubbar, Cornwall Standard Freeholder, Cornwall, ON, Sep 8, 2008, viewed on-line, http://www.winchesterpress.on.ca/Obituaries/2008/Dunbar,%20Harold. Hereinafter cited as Standard Freeholder.
  4. [S548] Genalogy Stormont & Dunda, online http://freepages.genealogy.rootsweb.com/sbresearch/…, DUNBAR HAROLD E. 1910-
    ZUMMACH MABEL A. 1912- (WIFE)
    Transcription of North Valley Cemetery, North Valley Road, Osnabruck Township, Stormont County, Ontario, Canada.
  5. [S691] Rick Moffat, Assumption based upon birth or baptism/christening date.
  6. [S1195] Mabel Dunbar, Winchester Press, http://www.winchesterpress.on.ca/Obituaries/2005/Dunbar,%20Mabel, c Dec 28, 2004. Hereinafter cited as Winchester Press.
  7. [S2078] Standard Freeholder, Sep 8, 2008, viewed on-line, Published in the Cornwall Standard-Freeholder (Cornwall, Ontario); 8 Sept 2008, Mon; viewed on-line
    http://yourlifemoments.ca/sitepages/obituary.asp?oId=261334
    Harold Dunbar.
  8. [S2078] Standard Freeholder, Sep 8, 2008, viewed on-line, Published in the Winchester Press, viewed on-line
    http://www.winchesterpress.on.ca/Obituaries/2008/Dunbar,%20Harold
    Harold Dunbar.
  9. [S4199] Find A Grave, online Find A Grave home page, http://www.findagrave.com/cgi-bin/fg.cgi Harold Edward Dunbar. Hereinafter cited as Find A Grave.
  10. [S1540] Border Crossings from Canada to U.S., 1895-1956, online www.ancestry.com, Mabel Elizabeth Dunbar, with husband Harold Dunbar, daughter Hazel Irene Dunbar and friends Kenneth A Hayes and Harold Louis Sayham. Remarks on this card read: "Parents never resided in US. Has been attending bible school at Three Hills, Alta now returning home.

    They were driving back to Ontario and were granted 1 week to transit the US.. Hereinafter cited as Border Crossings.
  11. [S1540] Border Crossings, online www.ancestry.com, Mabel Henry (sic) Dunbar, with husband Harold Dunbar and party.

    They were driving back to Newington, Ontario and were granted 5 days to transit the US.
  12. [S1195] Winchester Press, c Dec 28, 2004, Published in Winchester Press about 28 Dec 2004
    Mabel Dunbar (nee Zummach).

Joseph Shaw1,2,3

M, #11720, b. 5 September 1860
Father*Edward Shaw4,1,2,3 b. 28 Oct 1828, d. 4 Dec 1906
Mother*Martha Mary Atkins4,1,2,3 b. 22 Nov 1839, d. 7 Oct 1917
Relationship2nd cousin 1 time removed of Richard Graeme Moffat
Last Edited29 Nov 2015
     Joseph Shaw was born on 5 September 1860 at Canada West, United Province of CanadaG, family bible.4,1,2,3 He was the son of Edward Shaw and Martha Mary Atkins.4,1,2,3
     Joseph Shaw appeared on the 1861 Canadian Census of Grey County, Canada West in the household of his parents, Edward Shaw and Maria Shaw.1

Joseph Shaw appeared on the 1871 Canadian Census of Collingwood Twp., Grey County, Ontario in the household of his parents, Edward Shaw and Maria Shaw.2

Joseph Shaw appeared on the 1881 Canadian Census of Collingwood Twp., Grey County, Ontario in the household of his parents, Edward Shaw and Mariah Shaw, listed as a farmer's son.3

External link for Joseph Shaw on his WeRelate Wiki Person Page.5

Citations

  1. [S6162] Samuel White household, Jan 14, 1861 Canada Census, Ottawa, Ontario, Canada, Collingwood, Grey, Canada West; Page: 17; Lines 13 to 15, Library and Archives Canada (LAC) Roll: C-1026-1027; LDS film 0349270.
  2. [S6163] Edward Shaw household, April 2, 1871 Canada census, Ottawa, Ontario, Canada, Collingwood, Grey North, Ontario; Page: 9; Family No: 30, Library and Archives Canada (LAC) Roll: C-9953.
  3. [S6164] Edward Shaw household, Apr 4, 1881 Canada census, Provo, Utah, USA, Collingwood, Grey East, Ontario; Page: 11; Family No: 11, Ancestry.com Film: C-13261.
  4. [S302] Crosskill Family Tree, Family History, January and March 2003, Rick Moffat Papers, Mesa, Arizona, USA, Family Bible: Joseph Shaw - 5th Sept 1860; Page 16b - More About Family of Benjamin Croscall/Cros(s)kil/Croskell...
  5. [S2] Personal knowledge of Rick Moffat (Mesa, AZ 85207).