Myrtle May Porterfield1

F, #27441, b. 21 April 1894, d. 15 June 1985
Father*Andrew Albert Porterfield2,3 b. 8 Jan 1864, d. 9 Apr 1935
Mother*Emma Cantley2,3 d. 11 Nov 1900
Last Edited4 Jan 2022
     She was born on 21 April 1894 at Michigan, USA.2,4,5,1,6 Myrtle married Hawley Goodrich, at the parsonage of Trinity Lutheran church, on 21 June 1916 at Rockford, Rockford Twp., Winnebago County, Illinois, USA. Note that both the 20th and 21st are given in the Illinois Marriages Index. To add to the confusion, the related news items below support the 21st and 22nd. I presume that the 21st is accuarate but am subject to correction.4,7,8,3,6,9,10
     She died on 15 June 1985 at Los Angeles County, California, USA, at age 91.2,1      Myrtle May Porterfield was buried at Rose Hills Memorial Park, Whittier, Los Angeles County, California, USA.1

Census Data

     F. Hawley and Myrtle May Goodrich appeared on the 1920 Federal Census of Rockford, Rockford Twp., Winnebago County, Illinois, enumerated 9 January 1920, described as an office clerk in an implement factory.. Their daughter, Janet D., was listed as living with them.4
     Francis H. and Myrtle May Goodrich appeared on the 1930 Federal Census of Los Angeles, Los Angeles County, California, enumerated 9 April 1930, described as a cashier at a stock and bond company. Their daughter, Janet, was listed as living with them.5
     F. Hawley and Myrtle Goodrich appeared on the 1940 Federal Census of Los Angeles, Los Angeles County, California, enumerated 8 April 1940, described as a cashier for an investment corporation. Their daughter, Janet, was listed as living with them.6
     The following article appeared in the DeKalb, Illinois The Daily Chronicle, 23 June 1916 :
GOODRICH PORTERFIELD
     Miss Myrtle Porterfield and Halley (sic) F. Goodrich were united in marriage yesterday at 2 o'clock, at the parsonage of Trinity Lutheran church at Rockford. Rev. H. M. Bannen officiating. They were accompanied by Miss Adella Reese, Mr. and. Mrs. H. A. Merlein and Mr. and Mrs. George A. Williams.
     Mrs. Merlein and Mrs. Williams are sisters of the groom. Following the ceremony a four course dinner was served at the home of Mr. and Mrs, Merlein, 636 Garfield avenue, Rockford. A pretty color scheme in pink and white was effected in the decorations.
     Miss Porterfield has an aunt in Detroit with whom she has made her home. The groom is a clerk at the Emerson-Brantingham company's new plant.
     Mr. and Mrs. Halley started on their honeymoon for Michigan in a well decorated auto followed with a hunch of congratulations from their young friends.11

     In the obituary of Andrew A. Porterfield who died 9 April 1935, his daughter, Myrtle May Porterfield of Eagle Rock, California, was listed as a survivor.12

Family

Francis Hawley Goodrich b. 5 Jan 1891, d. 29 Apr 1953
Marriage*Myrtle married Hawley Goodrich, at the parsonage of Trinity Lutheran church, on 21 June 1916 at Rockford, Rockford Twp., Winnebago County, Illinois, USA. Note that both the 20th and 21st are given in the Illinois Marriages Index. To add to the confusion, the related news items below support the 21st and 22nd. I presume that the 21st is accuarate but am subject to correction.4,7,8,3,6,9,10 
Child

Citations

  1. [S3862] Find A Grave memorial page , Find A Grave, Find A Grave search page; "A database submitted by individuals supposedly of cemetery interments, often from grave memorials or cemetery records and often supplemented by other information, generally without identification of the sources except when a tombstone photo is included."; cited as "Find A Grave., Myrtle May Goodrich née Porterfield.
  2. [S367] California Death Index, online California Death Records, Name: Myrtle M Goodrich
    [Myrtle M Porterfield]. Hereinafter cited as California Death Index.
  3. [S7298] Illinois, County Marriages, 1800-1940 (Publisher: FamilySearch), Ancestry.com, Illinois, County Marriages, 1800-1940; "Original data: Marriage Records. Illinois Marriages. Images may not be included"; cited as "Illinois, County Marriages, 1800-1940., Myrtle Porterfield and Hawley Goodrich; married 21 Jun 1916, Winnebago, Illinois, USA.
  4. [S3304] F Hawley Goodrich household, January 9, 1920 U.S. census, Provo, Utah, USA, Rochford, Winnebago, Illinois; Page: 7B; Enumeration District: 211, Ancestry.com Roll: T625-417; Image: 844.
  5. [S3305] Francis H Gooderich household, 09 Apr 1930 U.S. Federal Census, Washington, DC, USA, Los Angeles, California; Page: 17A; Enumeration District: 662, United States of America, Bureau of the Census; National Archives and Records Administration Roll: 161; Image: 512.0.
  6. [S12197] F Hawley Goodrich household, 08 Apr 1940 U.S. Federal Census, Washington, DC, USA, Los Angeles, Los Angeles, California; Page: 4B; Enumeration District: 60-271; Family: 108, United States of America, Bureau of the Census; National Archives and Records Administration.
  7. [S3305] 09 Apr 1930 U.S. Federal Census, Washington, DC, USA, Los Angeles, California; Page: 17A; Enumeration District: 662, Francis H Goodrich.
  8. [S3862] "Find A Grave", online Find A Grave search page: Francis Hawley Goodrich.
  9. [S12214] Young People Marry, The Daily Chronicle, DeKalb, Illinois, 21 Jun 1916, Page 4, column 3 viewed at Newspapers.com, Marriage: Goodrich - Merlien. Hereinafter cited as The Daily Chronicle.
  10. [S7298] "Illinois, County Marriages, 1800-1940", online Illinois, County Marriages, 1800-1940: Hawley Goodrich and Myrtle Porterfield; married 20 Jun 1916, Winnebago, Illinois, USA.
  11. [S12226] In DeKalb Society Circles, The Daily Chronicle, DeKalb, Illinois, 23 Jun 1916, Page 4, columns 2 & 3, Marriage: Goodrich -- Porterfield part 1. Hereinafter cited as Daily Chronicle.
  12. [S12246] Obituaries: Raymond A. Meglin, Cardunal Free Press, Carpentersville, Illinois, 16 Jun 1982, Page 2, column 4 viewed at Newspapers.com, Obituary: RAYMOND A. MEGLIN (Aged 68). Hereinafter cited as Cardunal Free Press.
  13. [S283] Social Security Applications and Claims Index, U.S., Social Security Applications and Claims Index, 1936-2007 (United States: Social Security Administration), Name: Janet Dorothy Goodrich; Birth: 31 Aug 1918, Rockford Win, Illinois; Death: 11 Feb 2007 ; Parents: Francis H Goodrich & Myrtle M Porterfield. Hereinafter cited as U.S. Social Security Applications.

Janet Dorothy Goodrich1,2

F, #27442, b. 31 August 1918, d. 11 February 2007
Father*Francis Hawley Goodrich3,4,1 b. 5 Jan 1891, d. 29 Apr 1953
Mother*Myrtle May Porterfield1,3,4 b. 21 Apr 1894, d. 15 Jun 1985
Relationship4th cousin of Richard Graeme Moffat
Last Edited27 Dec 2021
     She was born on 31 August 1918 at Rockford, Rockford Twp., Winnebago County, Illinois, USA.1,3,4,2,5
     She died on 11 February 2007 at age 88.1

Census Data

     Janet D. appeared on the 1920 Federal Census of Rockford, Rockford Twp., Winnebago County, Illinois in the household of her parents, F. Hawley Goodrich and Myrtle May Goodrich.3

Janet appeared on the 1930 Federal Census of Los Angeles, Los Angeles County, California in the household of her parents, Francis H. Goodrich and Myrtle May Goodrich.4

Janet appeared on the 1940 Federal Census of Los Angeles, Los Angeles County, California in the household of her parents, F. Hawley Goodrich and Myrtle Goodrich.5
     Janet Dorothy Goodrich was also known as Berryhill.

Citations

  1. [S283] Social Security Applications and Claims Index, U.S., Social Security Applications and Claims Index, 1936-2007 (United States: Social Security Administration), Name: Janet Dorothy Goodrich; Birth: 31 Aug 1918, Rockford Win, Illinois; Death: 11 Feb 2007 ; Parents: Francis H Goodrich & Myrtle M Porterfield. Hereinafter cited as U.S. Social Security Applications.
  2. [S10894] Winnebago County, Illinois, Births, 1857-1937 (Publisher: Winnebago County Clerk Genealogy Records), Ancestry.com, Winnebago County, Illinois, Births, 1857-1937; "This official index does not provide links to images"; cited as "Winnebago County, Illinois, Births., Janet Dorothy Goodrich, 31 Aug 1918.
  3. [S3304] F Hawley Goodrich household, January 9, 1920 U.S. census, Provo, Utah, USA, Rochford, Winnebago, Illinois; Page: 7B; Enumeration District: 211, Ancestry.com Roll: T625-417; Image: 844.
  4. [S3305] Francis H Gooderich household, 09 Apr 1930 U.S. Federal Census, Washington, DC, USA, Los Angeles, California; Page: 17A; Enumeration District: 662, United States of America, Bureau of the Census; National Archives and Records Administration Roll: 161; Image: 512.0.
  5. [S12197] F Hawley Goodrich household, 08 Apr 1940 U.S. Federal Census, Washington, DC, USA, Los Angeles, Los Angeles, California; Page: 4B; Enumeration District: 60-271; Family: 108, United States of America, Bureau of the Census; National Archives and Records Administration.

Emma Cantley1,2

F, #27443, d. 11 November 1900
Last Edited4 Jan 2022
     Emma married Andrew Albert Porterfield on 27 August 1885.1,2
     She died on 11 November 1900.3      Emma Porterfield was buried say 15 November 1900 at Elmwood Cemetery, New Lothrop, Shiawassee County, Michigan, USA.3
     In the obituary of Andrew A. Porterfield who died 9 April 1935, the former Emma Cantley was listed as predeceased.4

Family

Andrew Albert Porterfield b. 8 Jan 1864, d. 9 Apr 1935
Child

Citations

  1. [S367] California Death Index, online California Death Records, Name: Myrtle M Goodrich
    [Myrtle M Porterfield]. Hereinafter cited as California Death Index.
  2. [S3862] Find A Grave memorial page , Find A Grave, Find A Grave search page; "A database submitted by individuals supposedly of cemetery interments, often from grave memorials or cemetery records and often supplemented by other information, generally without identification of the sources except when a tombstone photo is included."; cited as "Find A Grave., Emma Porterfield née Cantley
    Grave marker transcription:
    Emma     Wife of Andrew Porterfield     Nov 11, 1900...
  3. [S3862] "Find A Grave", online Find A Grave search page: Emma Porterfield née Cantley
    Grave marker transcription:
    Emma     Wife of Andrew Porterfield     Died Nov 11, 1900...
  4. [S12246] Obituaries: Raymond A. Meglin, Cardunal Free Press, Carpentersville, Illinois, 16 Jun 1982, Page 2, column 4 viewed at Newspapers.com, Obituary: RAYMOND A. MEGLIN (Aged 68). Hereinafter cited as Cardunal Free Press.
  5. [S7298] Illinois, County Marriages, 1800-1940 (Publisher: FamilySearch), Ancestry.com, Illinois, County Marriages, 1800-1940; "Original data: Marriage Records. Illinois Marriages. Images may not be included"; cited as "Illinois, County Marriages, 1800-1940., Myrtle Porterfield and Hawley Goodrich; married 21 Jun 1916, Winnebago, Illinois, USA.

Andrew Albert Porterfield1

M, #27444, b. 8 January 1864, d. 9 April 1935
Last Edited10 Jan 2022
     He was born on 8 January 1864 at London, Middlesex County, Ontario, Canada.1 Andrew married Emma Cantley on 27 August 1885.2,3
     He died on 9 April 1935 at his home at Chesaning, Saginaw County, Michigan, USA, at age 71.1
           Andrew Albert Porterfield was buried on 13 April 1935 at Elmwood Cemetery, New Lothrop, Shiawassee County, Michigan, USA.1
     The following obituary appeared in an image of a newspaper clipping on his Find A Grave memorial page 16 April 1935:
Funeral Held For Chesaning Man, 71
     Chesaning, Apr. 16 - Funeral services were held from the Walker funeral home here on Saturday afternoon for Andrew A. Porterfield, 71, who passed away at his residence her on Tuesday afternoon of infirmities and complications. The Rev. H. Anderson, pastor of the Baptist Church, officiated and interment was made in the Elmwood Cemetery.
     Mr. Porterfield was born on January 8, 1864, in London, Ont. He was married on August 21, 1886, ao (sic) Miss Emma Cantley, who died in 1898. He was married to Miss Lucena Perry on September 16, 1906.
Five children survive. They are: Mrs. C. K. Ramson, of Los Angeles, Calif; Bert Porterfield, of Roscoe, Ill; Mrs. Hawley Goodrich, Eagle Rock, Calif; Mrs. Samuel Baker, Gold Creek, Nev., and Vernon Porterfield, of Northhville, Mich;one brother, James Porterfoeld, address unknown, and 15 grandchildren and three great-grandchildren
     Handwritten date 4-16-35.1

Family

Emma Cantley d. 11 Nov 1900
Child

Citations

  1. [S3862] Find A Grave memorial page , Find A Grave, Find A Grave search page; "A database submitted by individuals supposedly of cemetery interments, often from grave memorials or cemetery records and often supplemented by other information, generally without identification of the sources except when a tombstone photo is included."; cited as "Find A Grave., Andrew Albert Porterfield
    Grave marker transcription:
    Andrew A.     1864 - 1935.
  2. [S367] California Death Index, online California Death Records, Name: Myrtle M Goodrich
    [Myrtle M Porterfield]. Hereinafter cited as California Death Index.
  3. [S3862] "Find A Grave", online Find A Grave search page: Emma Porterfield née Cantley
    Grave marker transcription:
    Emma     Wife of Andrew Porterfield     Nov 11, 1900...
  4. [S12246] Obituaries: Raymond A. Meglin, Cardunal Free Press, Carpentersville, Illinois, 16 Jun 1982, Page 2, column 4 viewed at Newspapers.com, Obituary: RAYMOND A. MEGLIN (Aged 68). Hereinafter cited as Cardunal Free Press.
  5. [S7298] Illinois, County Marriages, 1800-1940 (Publisher: FamilySearch), Ancestry.com, Illinois, County Marriages, 1800-1940; "Original data: Marriage Records. Illinois Marriages. Images may not be included"; cited as "Illinois, County Marriages, 1800-1940., Myrtle Porterfield and Hawley Goodrich; married 21 Jun 1916, Winnebago, Illinois, USA.

Mary Agnes Davidson1,2,3,4

F, #27445, b. 10 November 1878 or 11 November 1878
Father*James Davidson1,3,4,5,6 b. 25 Apr 1850, d. 4 Sep 1922
Mother*Elizabeth Riddell1,3,4,5 b. 19 Jun 1846, d. 29 Mar 1921
Relationship3rd cousin 1 time removed of Richard Graeme Moffat
Last Edited31 Jul 2021
     She was born on 10 November 1878 or 11 November 1878 at Hamilton Twp., Northumberland County, Ontario, Canada, according to Ontario Birth Registration 020490.2,7,5,4,6 Mary married Frederick William Ford on 17 June 1903 at Lot 22, Conc 5, Hamilton Twp., Northumberland County, Ontario, Canada, according to Ontario Marriage Registration 013988.1,3,6

Census Data

     Mary Davidson appeared on the 1891 Canadian Census of Hamilton Twp., Northumberland County, Ontario in the household of her parents, James Davidson and Elizabeth Riddell.5
     Mary Davidson appeared on the 1901 Canadian Census of Hamilton Twp., Northumberland County, Ontario in the household of her parents, James Davidson and Elizabeth Davidson.4
     Frederick W. and Mary A. Ford appeared on the 1911 Canadian Census of Hamilton Twp., Northumberland County, Ontario, enumerated 19 June 1911, described as a farmer. Their son George Francis was listed as living with them.7
     Fred and Mary Ford appeared on the 1921 Canadian Census of Hamilton Twp., Northumberland County, Ontario, enumerated 11 June 1921. Fred was described as a worker and a Methodist. Their children, George, were listed as living with them. As well as Mary's father, James Davidson.6
     An article about the estate of Mr. Justice William Riddell published on 21 July 1945 at the newspaper The Ottawa Citizen referenced Mary Ford, of Canbourne, ON, his niece and one of 5 heirs-at-law.8

Family

Frederick William Ford b. 4 Aug 1875
Marriage*Mary married Frederick William Ford on 17 June 1903 at Lot 22, Conc 5, Hamilton Twp., Northumberland County, Ontario, Canada, according to Ontario Marriage Registration 013988.1,3,6 
Child

Citations

  1. [S1347] 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: James Davidson
    Informant: Mrs Fred Ford (daughter).
  2. [S1348] Ontario, Canada Births, 1832-1916, online Ontario, Canada Births, Name: Mary Agnes Davidson. Hereinafter cited as Ontario, Canada Births.
  3. [S1349] 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., Frederick W Ford & Elizabeth Riddell.
  4. [S3475] James Davidson household, 31 Mar 1901 Canada census, Ottawa, Ontario, Canada, Hamilton, Northumberland, West, Ontario; Schedule 1; Page 1, Family No: 8., Library and Archives Canada (LAC) Roll: T-6486.
  5. [S3476] James Davidson household, Apr 29, 1891 Canada Census, Ottawa, Ontario, Canada, Hamilton, Northumberland West, Ontario; Family No: 149, Library and Archives Canada (LAC) Roll: T-6357.
  6. [S7330] Fred Ford household, June 11, 1921 Canada census, Ottawa, Ontario, Canada, Hamilton (townshihp), Northumberland, Ontario; Page: 6; Family: 66, Library and Archives Canada (LAC).
  7. [S3314] Frederick W Ford household, 19 Jun 1911 Canada census, Ottawa, Ontario, Canada, Hamilton, Northumberland West, Ontario; ; Family 81, Library and Archives Canada (LAC).
  8. [S8579] $82,434 Estate Left Bv Mr. Justice Riddell, the Ottawa Citizen, Ottawa, Ontario, Jul 21, 1945, Page 5, column 8 viewed at Newspapers.com, $82,434 Estate Left Bv Mr. Justice Riddell. Hereinafter cited as Ottawa Citizen.

Frederick William Ford1,2

M, #27446, b. 4 August 1875
Father*Thomas William Ford1,2
Mother*Fanny Elizabeth Barker1,2
Last Edited31 Jul 2021
     He was born on 4 August 1875 at Hamilton Twp., Northumberland and Durham County, Ontario, Canada, according to Ontario Birth Registration 013930.2,3,4 Frederick married Mary Agnes Davidson on 17 June 1903 at Lot 22, Conc 5, Hamilton Twp., Northumberland County, Ontario, Canada, according to Ontario Marriage Registration 013988.5,1,4

Census Data

     Frederick W. and Mary A. Ford appeared on the 1911 Canadian Census of Hamilton Twp., Northumberland County, Ontario, enumerated 19 June 1911, described as a farmer. Their son George Francis was listed as living with them.3
     Fred and Mary Ford appeared on the 1921 Canadian Census of Hamilton Twp., Northumberland County, Ontario, enumerated 11 June 1921. Fred was described as a worker and a Methodist. Their children, George, were listed as living with them. As well as Mary's father, James Davidson.4
     He was commonly known as Fred.5,4

Family

Mary Agnes Davidson b. 10 Nov 1878 or 11 Nov 1878
Child

Citations

  1. [S1349] 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., Frederick W Ford & Elizabeth Riddell.
  2. [S1348] Ontario, Canada Births, 1832-1916, online Ontario, Canada Births, Name: Frederick William Ford. Hereinafter cited as Ontario, Canada Births.
  3. [S3314] Frederick W Ford household, 19 Jun 1911 Canada census, Ottawa, Ontario, Canada, Hamilton, Northumberland West, Ontario; ; Family 81, Library and Archives Canada (LAC).
  4. [S7330] Fred Ford household, June 11, 1921 Canada census, Ottawa, Ontario, Canada, Hamilton (townshihp), Northumberland, Ontario; Page: 6; Family: 66, Library and Archives Canada (LAC).
  5. [S1347] 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: James Davidson
    Informant: Mrs Fred Ford (daughter).

Thomas William Ford1,2

M, #27447
Last Edited27 Mar 2012
     Thomas married Fanny Elizabeth Barker.1,2

Citations

  1. [S1349] 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., Frederick W Ford & Elizabeth Riddell.
  2. [S1348] Ontario, Canada Births, 1832-1916, online Ontario, Canada Births, Name: Frederick William Ford. Hereinafter cited as Ontario, Canada Births.

Fanny Elizabeth Barker1

F, #27448
Last Edited27 Mar 2012
     Fanny married Thomas William Ford.2,1
     She was commonly known as Fannie.2

Family

Thomas William Ford
Child

Citations

  1. [S1348] Ontario, Canada Births, 1832-1916, online Ontario, Canada Births, Name: Frederick William Ford. Hereinafter cited as Ontario, Canada Births.
  2. [S1349] 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., Frederick W Ford & Elizabeth Riddell.

George Francis Ford1

M, #27449, b. 15 November 1908
Father*Frederick William Ford2,3 b. 4 Aug 1875
Mother*Mary Agnes Davidson2,3 b. 10 Nov 1878 or 11 Nov 1878
Relationship4th cousin of Richard Graeme Moffat
Last Edited31 Jul 2021
     He was born on 15 November 1908 at Hamilton Twp., Northumberland County, Ontario, Canada, according to Ontario Birth Registration 034640.1,2,3

Census Data

     George Francis Ford appeared on the 1911 Canadian Census of Hamilton Twp., Northumberland County, Ontario in the household of his parents, Frederick W. Ford and Mary A. Ford.2
     George Ford appeared on the 1921 Canadian Census of Hamilton Twp., Northumberland County, Ontario in the household of his parents, Fred Ford and Mary Ford.3

Citations

  1. [S1348] Ontario, Canada Births, 1832-1916, online Ontario, Canada Births, Name: George Francis For. Hereinafter cited as Ontario, Canada Births.
  2. [S3314] Frederick W Ford household, 19 Jun 1911 Canada census, Ottawa, Ontario, Canada, Hamilton, Northumberland West, Ontario; ; Family 81, Library and Archives Canada (LAC).
  3. [S7330] Fred Ford household, June 11, 1921 Canada census, Ottawa, Ontario, Canada, Hamilton (townshihp), Northumberland, Ontario; Page: 6; Family: 66, Library and Archives Canada (LAC).

L/Cpl. James Francis Davidson MM1,2

M, #27451, b. 6 October 1880 or 7 October 1880
Father*James Davidson1,3,4 b. 25 Apr 1850, d. 4 Sep 1922
Mother*Elizabeth Riddell1,3 b. 19 Jun 1846, d. 29 Mar 1921
Relationship3rd cousin 1 time removed of Richard Graeme Moffat
Last Edited18 May 2019
     He was born on 6 October 1880 or 7 October 1880 at Camborne, Hamilton Twp., Northumberland County, Ontario, Canada, according to Ontario Birth Registration 021640.1,5,3
     
Canadian Military Service:

     L/Cpl. James Francis Davidson MM began military service on 2 January 1915 at Calgary, Alberta, Canada. At the time of his enlistment, he was single and employed as an electrical engineer. He had served in the 40th Battalion (militia) Coburg, Ontario from 1897 to 1900.. On his enlistment papers.6 L/Cpl. James Francis Davidson MM ended military service as part of general demobilization on 19 June 1919 at Calgary, Alberta, Canada. He had served with the 50th battalion in England and France. Awarded the Military Medal July 17, 1919.
End of Military Service section.2

Census Data

     Frank Davidson appeared on the 1891 Canadian Census of Hamilton Twp., Northumberland County, Ontario in the household of his parents, James Davidson and Elizabeth Riddell.4
     Frank Davidson appeared on the 1901 Canadian Census of Hamilton Twp., Northumberland County, Ontario in the household of his parents, James Davidson and Elizabeth Davidson, listed as a farmer's son.3
     He was commonly known as Frank.3,4

Link to the Canadian Great War Project:; "Soldier Page" for L/Cpl. James Francis Davidson MM7

Citations

  1. [S1348] Ontario, Canada Births, 1832-1916, online Ontario, Canada Births, Name: James Francis Davidson. Hereinafter cited as Ontario, Canada Births.
  2. [S296] Enlistment papers & Service Files, Soldiers of the First World War, WWI Attestation Papers search (Ottawa, Ontario: Library and Archives Canada), http://central.bac-lac.gc.ca/.item/">CEF Service File (large PDF file): James Francis Davidson, M.M.. Hereinafter cited as WWI Service Files.
  3. [S3475] James Davidson household, 31 Mar 1901 Canada census, Ottawa, Ontario, Canada, Hamilton, Northumberland, West, Ontario; Schedule 1; Page 1, Family No: 8., Library and Archives Canada (LAC) Roll: T-6486.
  4. [S3476] James Davidson household, Apr 29, 1891 Canada Census, Ottawa, Ontario, Canada, Hamilton, Northumberland West, Ontario; Family No: 149, Library and Archives Canada (LAC) Roll: T-6357.
  5. [S296] Enlistment papers & Service Files, WWI Service Files, WWI Attestation Papers search, CEF Service File (large PDF file): James Francis Davidson M.M.
  6. [S296] Enlistment papers & Service Files, WWI Service Files, WWI Attestation Papers search, http://central.bac-lac.gc.ca/.item/">CEF Service File (large PDF file): James Francis Davidson.
  7. [S2] Personal knowledge/research of Rick Moffat (Mesa, AZ 85207).

(?) Davidson1

F, #27452, b. 20 July 1886
Father*James Davidson1 b. 25 Apr 1850, d. 4 Sep 1922
Mother*Elizabeth Riddell1 b. 19 Jun 1846, d. 29 Mar 1921
Relationship3rd cousin 1 time removed of Richard Graeme Moffat
Last Edited27 Mar 2012
     She was born on 20 July 1886 at Hamilton Twp., Northumberland County, Ontario, Canada, according to Ontario Birth Registration 024600.1

Citations

  1. [S1348] Ontario, Canada Births, 1832-1916, online Ontario, Canada Births, Name: (this child was not named) Davidson. Hereinafter cited as Ontario, Canada Births.

Jessie Isabel Davidson1,2,3

F, #27453, b. 25 June 1890, d. 1967
Father*James Davidson1,2,4,5 b. 25 Apr 1850, d. 4 Sep 1922
Mother*Elizabeth Riddell1,2,4,5 b. 19 Jun 1846, d. 29 Mar 1921
Relationship3rd cousin 1 time removed of Richard Graeme Moffat
Last Edited20 Jan 2019
     She was born on 25 June 1890 at Hamilton Twp., Northumberland County, Ontario, Canada, according to Ontario Birth Registration 022591.1,2,4,5,3 Jessie married Sidney Hilton Eagleson on 3 March 1920 at Camborne, Hamilton Twp., Northumberland County, Ontario, Canada, according to Ontario Marriage Registration 020510. The intended place of marriage was given as Cold Springs but the minister's declaration on the same form seems to read Camborne or, possibly Coulborne.6,3      Jessie Isabel Davidson was buried at Cobourg Union Cemetery, Cobourg, Hamilton Twp., Northumberland County, Ontario, Canada.3
     She died in 1967.3

Census Data

     Jessie Davidson appeared on the 1891 Canadian Census of Hamilton Twp., Northumberland County, Ontario in the household of her parents, James Davidson and Elizabeth Riddell.5
     Jessie I Davidson appeared on the 1901 Canadian Census of Hamilton Twp., Northumberland County, Ontario in the household of her parents, James Davidson and Elizabeth Davidson.4
     Jessie I Davidson appeared on the 1911 Canadian Census of Hamilton Twp., Northumberland County, Ontario in the household of her parents, James Davidson and Elizabeth Davidson.2
     An article about the estate of Mr. Justice William Riddell published on 21 July 1945 at the newspaper The Ottawa Citizen referenced Jessie Eagleson, of Canbourne, ON, his niece and one of 5 heirs-at-law.7

Family

Sidney Hilton Eagleson b. c 1894, d. 1973
Marriage*Jessie married Sidney Hilton Eagleson on 3 March 1920 at Camborne, Hamilton Twp., Northumberland County, Ontario, Canada, according to Ontario Marriage Registration 020510. The intended place of marriage was given as Cold Springs but the minister's declaration on the same form seems to read Camborne or, possibly Coulborne.6,3 

Citations

  1. [S1348] Ontario, Canada Births, 1832-1916, online Ontario, Canada Births, Name: Jessie Isabel Davidson. Hereinafter cited as Ontario, Canada Births.
  2. [S3474] James Davidson household, 21 June 1911 Canada census, Ottawa, Ontario, Canada, Schedule 1, Page 8, Family No: 94, Library and Archives Canada (LAC).
  3. [S3862] Find A Grave memorial page , Find A Grave, Find A Grave search page; "A database submitted by individuals supposedly of cemetery interments, often from grave memorials or cemetery records and often supplemented by other information, generally without identification of the sources except when a tombstone photo is included."; cited as "Find A Grave., Jessie Isabel Davidson Eagleson.
  4. [S3475] James Davidson household, 31 Mar 1901 Canada census, Ottawa, Ontario, Canada, Hamilton, Northumberland, West, Ontario; Schedule 1; Page 1, Family No: 8., Library and Archives Canada (LAC) Roll: T-6486.
  5. [S3476] James Davidson household, Apr 29, 1891 Canada Census, Ottawa, Ontario, Canada, Hamilton, Northumberland West, Ontario; Family No: 149, Library and Archives Canada (LAC) Roll: T-6357.
  6. [S1349] 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., Sidney Hilton Eagleson & Jessie Isabel Davidson.
  7. [S8579] $82,434 Estate Left Bv Mr. Justice Riddell, the Ottawa Citizen, Ottawa, Ontario, Jul 21, 1945, Page 5, column 8 viewed at Newspapers.com, $82,434 Estate Left Bv Mr. Justice Riddell. Hereinafter cited as Ottawa Citizen.

Sidney Hilton Eagleson1,2

M, #27454, b. circa 1894, d. 1973
Father*Alfred Edward Eagleson1
Mother*Charlotte Clemens1
Last Edited5 Aug 2017
     He was born circa 1894 at Coldsprings, Ontario, Canada.1 Alternatively, he may have been born circa 1887 according to his Find A Grave memorial page.2 Sidney married Jessie Isabel Davidson on 3 March 1920 at Camborne, Hamilton Twp., Northumberland County, Ontario, Canada, according to Ontario Marriage Registration 020510. The intended place of marriage was given as Cold Springs but the minister's declaration on the same form seems to read Camborne or, possibly Coulborne.1,3      Sidney Hilton Eagleson was buried at Cobourg Union Cemetery, Cobourg, Hamilton Twp., Northumberland County, Ontario, Canada.2
     He died in 1973.2

Family

Jessie Isabel Davidson b. 25 Jun 1890, d. 1967

Citations

  1. [S1349] 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., Sidney Hilton Eagleson & Jessie Isabel Davidson.
  2. [S3862] Find A Grave memorial page , Find A Grave, Find A Grave search page; "A database submitted by individuals supposedly of cemetery interments, often from grave memorials or cemetery records and often supplemented by other information, generally without identification of the sources except when a tombstone photo is included."; cited as "Find A Grave., Sidney Hilton Eagleson.
  3. [S3862] "Find A Grave", online Find A Grave search page: Jessie Isabel Davidson Eagleson.

Alfred Edward Eagleson1

M, #27455
Last Edited27 Mar 2012
     Alfred married Charlotte Clemens.1

Family

Charlotte Clemens
Child

Citations

  1. [S1349] 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., Sidney Hilton Eagleson & Jessie Isabel Davidson.

Charlotte Clemens1

F, #27456
Last Edited27 Mar 2012
     Charlotte married Alfred Edward Eagleson.1

Family

Alfred Edward Eagleson
Child

Citations

  1. [S1349] 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., Sidney Hilton Eagleson & Jessie Isabel Davidson.