David Scheldrick1

M, #13641, b. circa 1853
Father*Alfred John Sheldrick1 b. 25 Nov 1827, d. 29 Dec 1913
Mother*Isabella Webb1 b. 13 Jan 1829, d. 29 Jun 1912
Last Edited19 Mar 2018
     David was born circa 1853 in England age 28 in the 1881 census.1

Census Data

     David Scheldrick appeared on the 1881 Canadian Census of Chatham Twp., Kent County, Ontario in the household of his parents, Alfred J Scheldrick and Isabelle Scheldrick.1

Citations

  1. [S8335] Alfred I Scheldrick household, April 4, 1881 Canada Census, Ottawa, Ontario, Canada, Chatham (town) Kent, Ontario; Page: 82; Family No: 404, Library and Archives Canada (LAC) Roll: C-13280.

Isabelle Scheldrick1

F, #13642, b. circa 1863
Father*Alfred John Sheldrick1 b. 25 Nov 1827, d. 29 Dec 1913
Mother*Isabella Webb1 b. 13 Jan 1829, d. 29 Jun 1912
Last Edited19 Mar 2018
     Isabelle was born circa 1863 in England age 18 in the 1881 census.1

Census Data

     Isabelle Scheldrick appeared on the 1881 Canadian Census of Chatham Twp., Kent County, Ontario in the household of her parents, Alfred J Scheldrick and Isabelle Scheldrick.1

Citations

  1. [S8335] Alfred I Scheldrick household, April 4, 1881 Canada Census, Ottawa, Ontario, Canada, Chatham (town) Kent, Ontario; Page: 82; Family No: 404, Library and Archives Canada (LAC) Roll: C-13280.

Jane Sheldrick1

F, #13643, b. circa 1866
Father*Alfred John Sheldrick1 b. 25 Nov 1827, d. 29 Dec 1913
Mother*Isabella Webb1 b. 13 Jan 1829, d. 29 Jun 1912
Last Edited19 Mar 2018
     Jane was born circa 1866 in England age 15 in the 1881 census.1

Census Data

     Jane Sheldrick appeared on the 1881 Canadian Census of Chatham Twp., Kent County, Ontario in the household of her parents, Alfred J Scheldrick and Isabelle Scheldrick.1

Citations

  1. [S8335] Alfred I Scheldrick household, April 4, 1881 Canada Census, Ottawa, Ontario, Canada, Chatham (town) Kent, Ontario; Page: 82; Family No: 404, Library and Archives Canada (LAC) Roll: C-13280.

Kate Sheldrick1

F, #13644, b. circa 1868
Father*Alfred John Sheldrick1 b. 25 Nov 1827, d. 29 Dec 1913
Mother*Isabella Webb1 b. 13 Jan 1829, d. 29 Jun 1912
Last Edited19 Mar 2018
     Kate was born circa 1868 in England age 13 in the 1881 census.1

Census Data

     Kate Sheldrick appeared on the 1881 Canadian Census of Chatham Twp., Kent County, Ontario in the household of her parents, Alfred J Scheldrick and Isabelle Scheldrick.1

Citations

  1. [S8335] Alfred I Scheldrick household, April 4, 1881 Canada Census, Ottawa, Ontario, Canada, Chatham (town) Kent, Ontario; Page: 82; Family No: 404, Library and Archives Canada (LAC) Roll: C-13280.

Mary Cuddy1,2,3

F, #13645, b. 1841, d. 1923
Last Edited14 Jul 2017
     Mary was born in 1841 as recorded on her gravestone.2 Alternatively, she was born circa 1843 in Ireland age 38 in the 1881 census.3 Mary married Thomas Shields before 1862.4,2,3 Mary Cuddy was buried in Our Lady of the Angels R.C. Cemetery (Old), Brudenell Twp., Renfrew County, Ontario, Canada.5,2 She died in 1923.2

Census Data

     Thomas Shields and Mary appeared on the 1881 Canadian Census of Renfrew County, Ontario, enumerated 4 April 1881. Thomas was enumerated as a Farmer and a Catholic. Their children Catheren, Edmond, Margret, Bernard, Lula, Thomas, John, James, Micheal and Mary were listed as living with them.3

Family

Thomas Shields b. c 1836, d. 1917
Children

Citations

  1. [S96] Ray Burant, online www.ancestry.com, Ray Burant (Renfrew, ON), downloaded Aug 10, 1998, B500000032.
  2. [S1137] Dolores M Allen & Geraldine Kuehl, compiler, Six - Brudenell Township Cemeteries - Renfrew County, Ontario (P.O. Box 8346, Ottawa, Ontario K1G 3H8: The Ontario Genealogical Society, Spetember 1990), Page 25. Hereinafter cited as 6 Brudenell Cemeteries.
  3. [S6601] Thomas Shields household, Apr 4, 1881 Canada census, Ottawa, Ontario, Canada, Brudenell & Lynedock, Renfrew South, Ontario; Page: 14; Family: 52, Library and Archives Canada (LAC) Film: C-13261.
  4. [S415] Rick Moffat, Assumption based upon birth/christening date of children.
  5. [S570] Canadian Gravemarker Gallery , Canadian Gravemarker Gallery (See Canada Gen Web's Cemetery Project), Search page for Canada Gen Web's Cemetery Project; "After July 31, 2017, links will be broken. Search Canada GenWEB since content is being indexed and moved to this site. I will replace links as time permits"; cited as "Canadian Gravemarker Gallery., Thomas Shields and Mary Cuddy
    Transcription:
    Thomas Shields     1837 - 1917
    His Wife Mary Cuddy     1841 - 1923.
  6. [S96] Ray Burant, Aug 10, 1998.
  7. [S96] Ray Burant, Aug 10, 1998, Brudenell 1891 Census.

Catheren Shields1

F, #13646, b. circa 1862
Father*Thomas Shields1 b. c 1836, d. 1917
Mother*Mary Cuddy1 b. 1841, d. 1923
Last Edited24 Mar 2016
     Catheren was born circa 1862 in Ontario, Canada, age 19 in the 1881 census.2

Census Data

     Catheren Shields appeared on the 1881 Canadian Census of Renfrew County, Ontario in the household of her parents, Thomas Shields and Mary Shields.1

Citations

  1. [S6601] Thomas Shields household, Apr 4, 1881 Canada census, Ottawa, Ontario, Canada, Brudenell & Lynedock, Renfrew South, Ontario; Page: 14; Family: 52, Library and Archives Canada (LAC) Film: C-13261.
  2. [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.

Edmond Shields1

M, #13647, b. circa 1863
Father*Thomas Shields1 b. c 1836, d. 1917
Mother*Mary Cuddy1 b. 1841, d. 1923
Last Edited24 Mar 2016
     Edmond was born circa 1863 in Ontario, Canada, age 18 in the 1881 census.1

Census Data

     Edmond Shields appeared on the 1881 Canadian Census of Renfrew County, Ontario in the household of his parents, Thomas Shields and Mary Shields.1

Citations

  1. [S6601] Thomas Shields household, Apr 4, 1881 Canada census, Ottawa, Ontario, Canada, Brudenell & Lynedock, Renfrew South, Ontario; Page: 14; Family: 52, Library and Archives Canada (LAC) Film: C-13261.

Margret Shields1

F, #13648, b. circa 1865
Father*Thomas Shields1 b. c 1836, d. 1917
Mother*Mary Cuddy1 b. 1841, d. 1923
Last Edited24 Mar 2016
     Margret was born circa 1865 in Ontario, Canada, age 16 in the 1881 census.1

Census Data

     Margret Shields appeared on the 1881 Canadian Census of Renfrew County, Ontario in the household of her parents, Thomas Shields and Mary Shields.1

Citations

  1. [S6601] Thomas Shields household, Apr 4, 1881 Canada census, Ottawa, Ontario, Canada, Brudenell & Lynedock, Renfrew South, Ontario; Page: 14; Family: 52, Library and Archives Canada (LAC) Film: C-13261.

Bernard Shields1

M, #13649, b. circa 1867
Father*Thomas Shields1 b. c 1836, d. 1917
Mother*Mary Cuddy1 b. 1841, d. 1923
Last Edited24 Mar 2016
     Bernard was born circa 1867 in Ontario, Canada, age 14 in the 1881 census.1

Census Data

     Bernard Shields appeared on the 1881 Canadian Census of Renfrew County, Ontario in the household of his parents, Thomas Shields and Mary Shields.1

Citations

  1. [S6601] Thomas Shields household, Apr 4, 1881 Canada census, Ottawa, Ontario, Canada, Brudenell & Lynedock, Renfrew South, Ontario; Page: 14; Family: 52, Library and Archives Canada (LAC) Film: C-13261.

John Shields1,2

M, #13650, b. circa 1875
Father*Thomas Shields2 b. c 1836, d. 1917
Mother*Mary Cuddy2 b. 1841, d. 1923
Last Edited24 Mar 2016
     John was born circa 1875 in Ontario, Canada, age 6 in the 1881 census.2 Alternatively, he was born circa 1874.1

Census Data

     John Shields appeared on the 1881 Canadian Census of Renfrew County, Ontario in the household of his parents, Thomas Shields and Mary Shields.2

Citations

  1. [S96] Ray Burant, online www.ancestry.com, Ray Burant (Renfrew, ON), downloaded Aug 10, 1998, Brudenell 1891 Census.
  2. [S6601] Thomas Shields household, Apr 4, 1881 Canada census, Ottawa, Ontario, Canada, Brudenell & Lynedock, Renfrew South, Ontario; Page: 14; Family: 52, Library and Archives Canada (LAC) Film: C-13261.

George William Sine1,2,3,4,5

M, #13651, b. 7 July 1839, d. 23 December 1922
Father*William Sine2,3,5 b. 10 Nov 1790, d. 1861
Mother*Mary Frederick2,3,5 b. 1801, d. c 1888
Last Edited18 Oct 2017
     George was born on 7 July 1839 in Sine Settlement, Rawdon Twp., Hastings County, Upper Canada, British North America.1,2,5,6 George married Catherine Leggett on 28 August 1861 in Hastings County, Ontario, Canada.7,2,3,6 He died on 23 December 1922 in Pine St., Gananoque, Leeds County, Ontario, Canada, at age 83 of a coma due to myocarditis and cholecystisis at his residence according to Ontario Death Registration 019126.2,8,1,9,5 George William Sine was buried in Thornbury-Clarksburg Union Cemetery, Thornbury, Collingwood Twp., Grey County, Ontario, Canada.1
     He was the informant on the death registration of his wife, Catherine Sine who died on 5 May 1894.10
     George W Sine was recorded as the father of the bridegroom at the marriage of Clifford Sine and Annie White on 7 August 1895.11
     In the obituary of Clifford Sine who died 15 October 1952, his father, George W Sine was listed as predeceased.12

Census Data

     George W Sine and Catharine appeared on the 1881 Canadian Census of Sydney Twp., Hastings County, Ontario, enumerated 4 April 1881. George was enumerated as a Baptist and a School Teacher, while she and the children were listed as C. Methodist. Their children Clifford, Arthur and Frederick were listed as living with them.6

Family

Catherine Leggett b. 5 Apr 1838, d. 5 May 1894
Marriage*George married Catherine Leggett on 28 August 1861 in Hastings County, Ontario, Canada.7,2,3,6 
Children

Citations

  1. [S113] Ron & Jopie Lougheed & Owen Noble, compiler, Thornbury--Clarksburg Union Cemetery (n.p.: Bruce & Grey Branch O.G.S., 1996), Page 54, ref # 1190. Hereinafter cited as Thornbury--Clarksburg Union Cemetery.
  2. [S189] Heather Hannaford, online www.ancestry.com, Heather Hannaford (Ottawa, Ontario), downloaded Sept 11, 2000.
  3. [S262] Genealogical Research Library (Subscription Required), online Genealogical Research Library (Subscription Required), George W. Sine & Catherine Leggett. Hereinafter cited as Genealogical Research Library.
  4. [S500] Unknown author, Early Acquaintances with the Jackson Relatives (n.p.: n.pub., unknown publish date), Name: George William SINE; Birth: 7 JUL 1839 in Clarksburg, Ontario; Death: 22 DEC 1922 in Gananoque, Ontario.
  5. [S1442] Ontario, Canada, Deaths and Deaths Overseas, 1869-1946 (Publisher: Archives of Ontario), Ancestry.com, Ontario, Canada, Deaths and Deaths Overseas, 1869-1946; "This database is an index (with images) to over 2 million deaths that were registered in Ontario from 1869 to 1938, and 1943 to 1946. The database also includes deaths of Ontario military personnel overseas from 1939-1947"; cited as "ON Deaths, 1869-1946., Name: George William Sine.
  6. [S6635] George Sine household, Apr 4, 1881 Canadian Census, Ottawa, Ontario, Canada, Sydney, Hastings West, Ontario; Page: 33; Family: 176., Library and Archives Canada (LAC) Roll: C-13238.
  7. [S168] County Marriage Registers of Ontario (1858 -- 1869) Hastins County, online unknown url.
  8. [S582] (see citation for details), Extract for Genealogical Purposes unknown number ((see citation for date)), Rick Moffat Personal Papers, Mesa, Arizona, USA, 19126 in 1922 (Box 290). Hereinafter cited as Death Cert - ON.
  9. [S500] Unknown author, Early Acquaintances with the Jackson Relatives, George William SINE...Death: 22 DEC 1922 in Gananoque, Ontario.
  10. [S1442] "ON Deaths, 1869-1946", online Ontario, Canada, Deaths and Deaths Overseas, 1869-1946: Name: Catherine Sine.
  11. [S1444] Ontario, Canada, Marriages, 1826-1936 (Publisher: Archives of Ontario, Toronto), Archives of Ontario, Ontario, Canada Marriages, 1785-1935; "Ontario, Canada, Select Marriages. Archives of Ontario, Toronto. This database includes images of the registrations. In some cases, alternative images in FamilySearch provide additional information"; cited as "Ontario Marriages, 1826-1936., Annie White & Clifford Sine.
  12. [S4334] Clifford Sine (Frankford), Belleville Intelligencer, Belleville, ON, Oct 16, 1952, page 2 viewed at Ancestry.com,, (included in Adams Family Tree). Hereinafter cited as Belleville Intelligencer.
  13. [S500] Unknown author, Early Acquaintances with the Jackson Relatives, Arnold SINE b: 1 JUN 1862 in Marmora, Ontario, Canada.
  14. [S500] Unknown author, Early Acquaintances with the Jackson Relatives, Arnold SINE; ... Death: 12 JAN 1920 in Tucson, Arizona; Burial: Tucson, Arizona.
  15. [S1443] Ontario, Canada Births, 1869-1913, online Ontario, Canada Births, Name: Arthur Sine. Hereinafter cited as ON Births 1869-1913.
  16. [S1443] ON Births 1869-1913, online Ontario, Canada Births, Name: Fredrick Sine.

Catherine Leggett1,2

F, #13652, b. 5 April 1838, d. 5 May 1894
Father*Joseph Leggett3,4,5
Mother*Catherine (?)3,4,5
Last Edited19 Jan 2018
     Catherine was born on 5 April 1838 in Marmora, Mara Twp., Hastings County, Ontario, Canada.3,4,1,6,5 Alternatively, she was born circa 1839 in Upper Canada, British North America, age 41 in the 1881 census.7 Catherine married George William Sine on 28 August 1861 in Hastings County, Ontario, Canada.4,2,5,7 The informant on her death registration was her husband, George Sine.6 She died on 5 May 1894 in Collingwood Twp., Grey County, Ontario, Canada, at age 56 according to Ontario Death Registration 006023.1,2,8,6 Catherine Leggett was buried in Thornbury-Clarksburg Union Cemetery, Thornbury, Collingwood Twp., Grey County, Ontario, Canada.1
     Catherine Sine was recorded as the mother of the bridegroom at the marriage of Clifford Sine and Annie White on 7 August 1895.9
     In the obituary of Clifford Sine who died 15 October 1952, his mother, Mrs George W Sine was listed as predeceased.10

Census Data

     George W Sine and Catharine appeared on the 1881 Canadian Census of Sydney Twp., Hastings County, Ontario, enumerated 4 April 1881. George was enumerated as a Baptist and a School Teacher, while she and the children were listed as C. Methodist. Their children Clifford, Arthur and Frederick were listed as living with them.7

Family

George William Sine b. 7 Jul 1839, d. 23 Dec 1922
Marriage*Catherine married George William Sine on 28 August 1861 in Hastings County, Ontario, Canada.4,2,5,7 
Children

Citations

  1. [S113] Ron & Jopie Lougheed & Owen Noble, compiler, Thornbury--Clarksburg Union Cemetery (n.p.: Bruce & Grey Branch O.G.S., 1996), Page 54, ref # 1190. Hereinafter cited as Thornbury--Clarksburg Union Cemetery.
  2. [S189] Heather Hannaford, online www.ancestry.com, Heather Hannaford (Ottawa, Ontario), downloaded Sept 11, 2000.
  3. [S189] Heather Hannaford, Sept 11, 2000, Born April 1838 - Marmora, Ontario.
  4. [S168] County Marriage Registers of Ontario (1858 -- 1869) Hastins County, online unknown url.
  5. [S262] Genealogical Research Library (Subscription Required), online Genealogical Research Library (Subscription Required), George W. Sine & Catherine Leggett. Hereinafter cited as Genealogical Research Library.
  6. [S1442] Ontario, Canada, Deaths and Deaths Overseas, 1869-1946 (Publisher: Archives of Ontario), Ancestry.com, Ontario, Canada, Deaths and Deaths Overseas, 1869-1946; "This database is an index (with images) to over 2 million deaths that were registered in Ontario from 1869 to 1938, and 1943 to 1946. The database also includes deaths of Ontario military personnel overseas from 1939-1947"; cited as "ON Deaths, 1869-1946., Name: Catherine Sine.
  7. [S6635] George Sine household, Apr 4, 1881 Canadian Census, Ottawa, Ontario, Canada, Sydney, Hastings West, Ontario; Page: 33; Family: 176., Library and Archives Canada (LAC) Roll: C-13238.
  8. [S582] (see citation for details), Extract for Genealogical Purposes unknown number ((see citation for date)), Rick Moffat Personal Papers, Mesa, Arizona, USA, 6023 in 94 (Box 71). Hereinafter cited as Death Cert - ON.
  9. [S1444] Ontario, Canada, Marriages, 1826-1936 (Publisher: Archives of Ontario, Toronto), Archives of Ontario, Ontario, Canada Marriages, 1785-1935; "Ontario, Canada, Select Marriages. Archives of Ontario, Toronto. This database includes images of the registrations. In some cases, alternative images in FamilySearch provide additional information"; cited as "Ontario Marriages, 1826-1936., Annie White & Clifford Sine.
  10. [S4334] Clifford Sine (Frankford), Belleville Intelligencer, Belleville, ON, Oct 16, 1952, page 2 viewed at Ancestry.com,, (included in Adams Family Tree). Hereinafter cited as Belleville Intelligencer.
  11. [S500] Unknown author, Early Acquaintances with the Jackson Relatives (n.p.: n.pub., unknown publish date), Arnold SINE b: 1 JUN 1862 in Marmora, Ontario, Canada.
  12. [S500] Unknown author, Early Acquaintances with the Jackson Relatives, Arnold SINE; ... Death: 12 JAN 1920 in Tucson, Arizona; Burial: Tucson, Arizona.
  13. [S1443] Ontario, Canada Births, 1869-1913, online Ontario, Canada Births, Name: Arthur Sine. Hereinafter cited as ON Births 1869-1913.
  14. [S1443] ON Births 1869-1913, online Ontario, Canada Births, Name: Fredrick Sine.

Arnold Sine1,2,3

M, #13653, b. 1 June 1862, d. 12 January 1920
Father*George William Sine2,4,5 b. 7 Jul 1839, d. 23 Dec 1922
Mother*Catherine Leggett2,4,5 b. 5 Apr 1838, d. 5 May 1894
Last Edited15 Aug 2009
     Arnold was born on 1 June 1862 in Marmora, Mara Twp., Hastings County, Ontario, Canada.2,4,1 He died on 12 January 1920 in Tucson, Pima County, Arizona, USA, at age 57.5 He was buried after 12 January 1920 in Tucson, Pima County, Arizona.5

Census Data

     Arnold Sine appeared on the 1881 Canadian Census of Madoc Twp., Hastings County, Ontario, at Madoc, Hastings North, enumerated 4 April 1881, enumerated as a Presbyterian and Assistant Post Master.1

Citations

  1. [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.
  2. [S189] Heather Hannaford, online www.ancestry.com, Heather Hannaford (Ottawa, Ontario), downloaded Sept 11, 2000.
  3. [S500] Unknown author, Early Acquaintances with the Jackson Relatives (n.p.: n.pub., unknown publish date), Arnold SINE; Birth: 1 JUN 1862 in Marmora, Ontario, Canada ; Death: 12 JAN 1920 in Tucson, Arizona; Burial: Tucson, Arizona.
  4. [S500] Unknown author, Early Acquaintances with the Jackson Relatives, Arnold SINE b: 1 JUN 1862 in Marmora, Ontario, Canada.
  5. [S500] Unknown author, Early Acquaintances with the Jackson Relatives, Arnold SINE; ... Death: 12 JAN 1920 in Tucson, Arizona; Burial: Tucson, Arizona.

Jonathan Smith1,2,3,4,5,6,7

M, #13654, b. 26 January 1833, d. 30 July 1912
Father*Thomas K. Smith1 b. 14 Apr 1804, d. 30 Sep 1880
Mother*Sarah Harding1 b. 1803, d. 1863
Last Edited30 Jul 2018
     Jonathan was born on 26 January 1833 in Barrington, Shelburne County, Nova Scotia (colony).1,7 Alternatively, he was born circa 1834 in Nova Scotia (colony) according to the 1871 census3 or circa 1835 in Nova Scotia (colony) according to the 1891 census.8 Jonathan married Eliza Jane Trefry on 4 March 1857 in Tusket Lakes, Yarmouth County, Nova Scotia, Canada.1,3,8,7 He died on 30 July 1912 in Little River, Yarmouth County, Nova Scotia, Canada, at age 79.1
     The following obituary appeared Yarmouth Time 2 August 1912:
Died at his home, Little River, on Tuesday night, July 30th, aged 79 years. He leaves eight sons, two brothers and one sister. The funeral was held this afternoon

Buried at Arcadia Cemetery with his wife.1



     In the obituary of Eliza Jane Trefry who died 12 January 1922, Eliza's husband, Jonathan Smith was listed as predeceased.1,9
     In the obituary of Wentworth Walter Smith who died circa 13 January 1951, Wentworth's father, Jonathan Smith was listed as predeceased.1

Census Data

     Jonathan Smith and Eliza J appeared on the 1871 Canadian Census of Yarmouth County, Nova Scotia, at the Plymouth sub-district, enumerated 2 April 1871. Jonathan was. Their children George W, Joseph, Oscar S, Abraham, Robert B, Wentworth and Jonathan were listed as living with them. The following complete farming details were recorded from this census by Peter Smith:
owned 60 acres
- 23 improved, 15 pasture, 3 marsh, 6 hay
Crops
- potatoes, turnips, beets, carrots, peas, beans
Livestock
- 2 milk cows, 2 sheep
Produce
- 100lbs butter, 5lbs wool, 6 muskrat pelts, 1 mink pelt
- 1 barrel of eels
- 10 cords of wood.1,3
     Jonathan Smith and Eliza appeared on the 1881 Canadian Census of Plymouth Twp., Yarmouth County, Nova Scotia, enumerated 4 April 1881. Jonathan was enumerated as Free Will Baptist and a Fisherman. Their children Abram, Robert, Wentworth, Jonathan, Caroline J, Forman and Brandon were listed as living with them.7
     Jonathan Smith and Elisah J appeared on the 1891 Canadian Census of Tusket Wedge (modern Wedgeport), Yarmouth County, Nova Scotia, enumerated 27 April 1891. Jonathan was enumerated as a farmer and a Free Baptist. Their children Carrie J, Forman and Brandon were listed as living with them.8

Family

Eliza Jane Trefry b. 1836 or 1837, d. 12 Jan 1922
Marriage*Jonathan married Eliza Jane Trefry on 4 March 1857 in Tusket Lakes, Yarmouth County, Nova Scotia, Canada.1,3,8,7 
Children

Citations

  1. [S37] Peter C Smith, online GED file received by email, Peter C Smith (Ontario), downloaded Dec 1998.
  2. [S187] Unknown article title, Obituary -- Jonathan Smith, unknown location, Yarmouth Times, August 2 1912.
  3. [S351] Jonathan Smith household, Apr 2, 1871 Canada Census, Ottawa, Ontario, Canada, Plymouth, Yarmouth, Nova Scotia; Page: 56; Family: 185, Library and Archives Canada (LAC) Roll: C-10545.
  4. [S373] Unknown author, Janice Stelma cited by Peter Smith (n.p.: n.pub., unknown publish date), birth and Arcadia Cemetery.
  5. [S583] Jonathan Smith household, Apr 27, 1891 Canada Census, Ottawa, Ontario, Canada, Tusket Wedge, Yarmouth, Nova Scotia; Page: 56; Family: 229, Library and Archives Canada (LAC) Roll: T6322, Carrey, Forman and Brandon still at home at this time; Tusket Wedge, page 56 - lines 11-15.
  6. [S1160] Interview with Jean MacKenzie (unknown informant address), by Peter C Smith, Sept 16, 1990. Source reference included in 1998 GED file from Peter Smith (Ottawa, Carleton County, Ontario, Canada), Initial family information; 9/16/90.
  7. [S5863] Jonathan Smith household, Apr 4, 1881 Canada census, 35 North West Temple Street, Salt Lake City, Utah, USA, Plymouth, Yarmouth, Nova Scotia; Page: 9; Family: 32, LDS Family History Library Roll: C_13171.
  8. [S583] Apr 27, 1891 Canada Census, Ottawa, Ontario, Canada, Tusket Wedge, Yarmouth, Nova Scotia; Page: 56; Family: 229.
  9. [S1158] Unknown article title, Yarmouth Telegram, Yarmouth, NS, Jan 20, 1922 viewed at Source reference included in 1998 GED file from Peter Smith,. Hereinafter cited as Yarmouth Telegram.

Eliza Jane Trefry1,2,3

F, #13655, b. 1836 or 1837, d. 12 January 1922
Father*Joshua Trefry2
Mother*Sarah Hurlburt2
Last Edited10 Nov 2018
     Eliza was born in 1836 or 1837 in Springhaven, Yarmouth County, Nova Scotia (colony).4,5,1 Eliza married Jonathan Smith on 4 March 1857 in Tusket Lakes, Yarmouth County, Nova Scotia, Canada.2,4,5,1 She died on 12 January 1922 in Melbourne, Yarmouth County, Nova Scotia, Canada.3
     The following information is extracted from her obituary. Survivor(s): Joseph Smith, Abram Smith, Robert Smith, Wentworth Smith, John Smith, Brandon Smith, Forman Smith and Carrie Haskell. Predeceased: Jonathan Smith and Joshua Trefry.2,3
     She also went by the name of Jane Smith.6
     The following obituary appeared in the newspaper the Yarmouth Telegram published in Yarmouth, Nova Scotia 20 January 1922:
The death of Eliza Jane, widow of Jonathan Smith, took place at the home of her son, Mr. Wentworth Smith, of Melborne, on Tuesday, January 12th., in the 86th year of her age. The deceased had been ill for some time, suffering from a complication of diseases, from which she had failed to recover, and gradually weakened until she passed peacefully away.

She was a daughter of the late Joshua Trefry of Springhaven, and leaves to mourn their loss, seven sons, and one daughter, namely, Joseph of New York, Abram, of Whitman, Mass; Robert of Lynn, Mass; Wentworth, John and Brandon, of Melbourne, and Forman of Arcadia, and Mrs. Carrie Haskell, of Lynn, Mass; also four brothers, George and Chaleb of Springhaven, Stillman of Argyle, and Joshua of Salem, Yarmouth.

The funeral took place on Sunday afternoon and was largely attended, the service being conducted by Rev. Mr. Phinney, pastor of Melbourne United Baptist Church, of which the deceased was a member. The hymns sung were "Gathering Home", "In the Sweet Bye & Bye", "Christian's Good-Night", and "One Sweetly Solemn Thought", which was feelingly rendered, while "Grammie" was being tenderly removed from the house by her four grandsons, Earl, Eldred, Gordon and Frank, who acted as bearers. Interment was made in the Arcadia Cemetery.3



     In the obituary of Wentworth Walter Smith who died circa 13 January 1951, Wentworth's mother, Jane Smith was listed as predeceased.2

Census Data

     Jonathan Smith and Eliza J appeared on the 1871 Canadian Census of Yarmouth County, Nova Scotia, at the Plymouth sub-district, enumerated 2 April 1871. Jonathan was. Their children George W, Joseph, Oscar S, Abraham, Robert B, Wentworth and Jonathan were listed as living with them. The following complete farming details were recorded from this census by Peter Smith:
owned 60 acres
- 23 improved, 15 pasture, 3 marsh, 6 hay
Crops
- potatoes, turnips, beets, carrots, peas, beans
Livestock
- 2 milk cows, 2 sheep
Produce
- 100lbs butter, 5lbs wool, 6 muskrat pelts, 1 mink pelt
- 1 barrel of eels
- 10 cords of wood.2,4
     Jonathan Smith and Eliza appeared on the 1881 Canadian Census of Plymouth Twp., Yarmouth County, Nova Scotia, enumerated 4 April 1881. Jonathan was enumerated as Free Will Baptist and a Fisherman. Their children Abram, Robert, Wentworth, Jonathan, Caroline J, Forman and Brandon were listed as living with them.1
     Jonathan Smith and Elisah J appeared on the 1891 Canadian Census of Tusket Wedge (modern Wedgeport), Yarmouth County, Nova Scotia, enumerated 27 April 1891. Jonathan was enumerated as a farmer and a Free Baptist. Their children Carrie J, Forman and Brandon were listed as living with them.5

Family

Jonathan Smith b. 26 Jan 1833, d. 30 Jul 1912
Marriage*Eliza married Jonathan Smith on 4 March 1857 in Tusket Lakes, Yarmouth County, Nova Scotia, Canada.2,4,5,1 
Children

Citations

  1. [S5863] Jonathan Smith household, Apr 4, 1881 Canada census, 35 North West Temple Street, Salt Lake City, Utah, USA, Plymouth, Yarmouth, Nova Scotia; Page: 9; Family: 32, LDS Family History Library Roll: C_13171.
  2. [S37] Peter C Smith, online GED file received by email, Peter C Smith (Ontario), downloaded Dec 1998.
  3. [S1158] Unknown article title, Yarmouth Telegram, Yarmouth, NS, Jan 20, 1922 viewed at Source reference included in 1998 GED file from Peter Smith,. Hereinafter cited as Yarmouth Telegram.
  4. [S351] Jonathan Smith household, Apr 2, 1871 Canada Census, Ottawa, Ontario, Canada, Plymouth, Yarmouth, Nova Scotia; Page: 56; Family: 185, Library and Archives Canada (LAC) Roll: C-10545.
  5. [S583] Jonathan Smith household, Apr 27, 1891 Canada Census, Ottawa, Ontario, Canada, Tusket Wedge, Yarmouth, Nova Scotia; Page: 56; Family: 229, Library and Archives Canada (LAC) Roll: T6322.
  6. [S37] Peter C Smith, Dec 1998, Obituary from Doane's Obituaries 1940-1965 page 65.

John Sirr1,2

M, #13656, b. 1833
Father*William Sirr3 b. 1801, d. 1885
Mother*Anne (?)3 b. 1803, d. 1874
Last Edited10 Jul 2017
     John was born in 1833 in Hudson, Lower Canada, British North America.1 Alternatively, he was born circa 1834 in Lower Canada, British North America, age 47 in the 1881 census.2 John married Eliza Beemer on 7 May 1855.1,2

Census Data

     John Sirr and Elisa appeared on the 1881 Canadian Census of Muskoka District, Ontario, enumerated 4 April 1881. John was enumerated as Weslyan Methodist and a Farmer. Their children Thomis and William were listed as living with them.2

Family

Eliza Beemer b. 13 Aug 1837, d. 16 Sep 1926
Children

Citations

  1. [S681] Irva May Stewart, online http://familytreemaker.genealogy.com/users/s/t/e/…, Joh Sirr, Birth: 1833, Hudson, Quebec, Marriage: Eliza Beemer, 7 May 1855. Hereinafter cited as FTM - Irva May Stewart.
  2. [S7737] John Sirr household, April 4, 1881 Canada Census, Ottawa, Ontario, Canada, McDougall & Cowper & Foley, Muskoka District, Ontario; Page: 46; Family No: 238, Library and Archives Canada (LAC) Roll: C-13243.
  3. [S681] FTM - Irva May Stewart, online http://familytreemaker.genealogy.com/users/s/t/e/…

Eliza Beemer1

F, #13657, b. 13 August 1837, d. 16 September 1926
Father*Benjamin Beemer2
Last Edited4 Jul 2019
     Eliza was born on 13 August 1837 in Ontario, Canada, according to her Ontario Death Registration2 or circa 1834 in Ontario since she was age 47 in the 1881 census.3 Eliza married John Sirr on 7 May 1855.4,3 She died on 16 September 1926 in Middleton Twp., Norfolk County, Ontario, Canada, at age 89 according to Ontario Death Registration 024289.2 The informant on her death registration was her son, William Sirr.2 Eliza Beemer was buried on 18 September 1926 in Delhi Cemetery, Middleton Twp., Norfolk County, Ontario, Canada.2

Census Data

     John Sirr and Elisa appeared on the 1881 Canadian Census of Muskoka District, Ontario, enumerated 4 April 1881. John was enumerated as Weslyan Methodist and a Farmer. Their children Thomis and William were listed as living with them.3

Family

John Sirr b. 1833
Marriage*Eliza married John Sirr on 7 May 1855.4,3 
Children

Citations

  1. [S681] Irva May Stewart, online http://familytreemaker.genealogy.com/users/s/t/e/…, Eliza Beemer, Birth: 27 Sep 1837, North Dumfries Twp., Nr. Galt, Ontario, Marriage: John Sirr, 7 May 1855, Death" 16 Sep 1926. Hereinafter cited as FTM - Irva May Stewart.
  2. [S1442] Ontario, Canada, Deaths and Deaths Overseas, 1869-1946 (Publisher: Archives of Ontario), Ancestry.com, Ontario, Canada, Deaths and Deaths Overseas, 1869-1946; "This database is an index (with images) to over 2 million deaths that were registered in Ontario from 1869 to 1938, and 1943 to 1946. The database also includes deaths of Ontario military personnel overseas from 1939-1947"; cited as "ON Deaths, 1869-1946., Name: Eliza Serr [I read Sirr].
  3. [S7737] John Sirr household, April 4, 1881 Canada Census, Ottawa, Ontario, Canada, McDougall & Cowper & Foley, Muskoka District, Ontario; Page: 46; Family No: 238, Library and Archives Canada (LAC) Roll: C-13243.
  4. [S681] FTM - Irva May Stewart, online http://familytreemaker.genealogy.com/users/s/t/e/…, Joh Sirr, Birth: 1833, Hudson, Quebec, Marriage: Eliza Beemer, 7 May 1855.

Thomis Sirr1

M, #13658, b. circa 1857
Father*John Sirr1 b. 1833
Mother*Eliza Beemer1 b. 13 Aug 1837, d. 16 Sep 1926
Last Edited10 Jul 2017
     Thomis was born circa 1857 in Canada West, United Province of Canada, age 24 in the 1881 census.1

Census Data

     Thomis Sirr appeared on the 1881 Canadian Census of Muskoka District, Ontario in the household of his parents, John Sirr and Elisa Sirr, listed as a farmer.1

Citations

  1. [S7737] John Sirr household, April 4, 1881 Canada Census, Ottawa, Ontario, Canada, McDougall & Cowper & Foley, Muskoka District, Ontario; Page: 46; Family No: 238, Library and Archives Canada (LAC) Roll: C-13243.

William Sirr1

M, #13659, b. circa 1860
Father*John Sirr1 b. 1833
Mother*Eliza Beemer1 b. 13 Aug 1837, d. 16 Sep 1926
Last Edited10 Jul 2017
     William was born circa 1860 in Ontario, Canada, age 21 in the 1881 census.1
     He was the informant on the death registration of his mother, Eliza Sirr who died on 16 September 1926.2

Census Data

     William Sirr appeared on the 1881 Canadian Census of Muskoka District, Ontario in the household of his parents, John Sirr and Elisa Sirr, listed as a farmer.1

Citations

  1. [S7737] John Sirr household, April 4, 1881 Canada Census, Ottawa, Ontario, Canada, McDougall & Cowper & Foley, Muskoka District, Ontario; Page: 46; Family No: 238, Library and Archives Canada (LAC) Roll: C-13243.
  2. [S1442] Ontario, Canada, Deaths and Deaths Overseas, 1869-1946 (Publisher: Archives of Ontario), Ancestry.com, Ontario, Canada, Deaths and Deaths Overseas, 1869-1946; "This database is an index (with images) to over 2 million deaths that were registered in Ontario from 1869 to 1938, and 1943 to 1946. The database also includes deaths of Ontario military personnel overseas from 1939-1947"; cited as "ON Deaths, 1869-1946., Name: Eliza Serr [I read Sirr].

Albert Hurd1,2,3

M, #13660, b. 26 November 1849
Father*Isaac Nelson Hurd2 b. 31 Jul 1810, d. 5 Dec 1885
Mother*Elizabeth Andrews2 b. 12 Aug 1829, d. 28 Feb 1892
Last Edited8 Dec 2016
     Albert was born on 26 November 1849.3 Albert was born in 1850.4 Albert was born circa 1851 in Ontario, Canada, age 30 in the 1881 census.1 Albert married Mary Ann Sirr on 17 February 1874.4,1,3

Census Data

     Albert Hurd appeared on the 1881 Canadian Census of Muskoka District, Ontario, enumerated 4 April 1881, enumerated as an Episcopal Methodist and a Farmer.1
     Albert Hurd and Mary A appeared on the 1901 Canadian Census of Muskoka and Parry Sound District, Ontario, enumerated 31 March 1901. Albert was. Their children William, Isaac, John, Hiram, Liza, Albert, Elizabeth, Minnie, Loisin?, Mary and Victoria were listed as living with them.5

Family

Mary Ann Sirr b. 25 Jan 1855
Children

Citations

  1. [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.
  2. [S681] Irva May Stewart, online http://familytreemaker.genealogy.com/users/s/t/e/…. Hereinafter cited as FTM - Irva May Stewart.
  3. [S6896] Albert Hurd household, Mar 31, 1901 Canada Census, Ottawa, Ontario, Canada, McKellar, Muskoka & Parry Sound, Ontario; Page: 6; Family: 50, Library and Archives Canada (LAC) Roll: T-6493, ON MUSKOKA & PARRY SOUND (#91) Subdistrict: McKellar C(1)-1 Page 6.
  4. [S681] FTM - Irva May Stewart, online http://familytreemaker.genealogy.com/users/s/t/e/…, Albert Hurd, Birth, 1850, Marriage: Mary Ann Sirr, 17 Feb 1874.
  5. [S6896] Mar 31, 1901 Canada Census, Ottawa, Ontario, Canada, McKellar, Muskoka & Parry Sound, Ontario; Page: 6; Family: 50.
  6. [S681] FTM - Irva May Stewart, online http://familytreemaker.genealogy.com/users/s/t/e/…, Lois Amanda Hurd, Birth: 10 09 1892, Broadbent, Ontario, Death: 7 Oct 1960, Parry Sound, Ontario.