George Potter

M, #4543, b. 11 April 1849
  • Birth*: 11 April 1849; Percy Twp., Northumberland Co., Ontario; Date 1850 & location Percy Twp. per marriage reg'n. Date 1849 & location Ont. per 1871 Census.1,2
  • Marriage*: 24 December 1874; Percy Twp., Warkworth, Northumberland Co., Ontario; Marriage Reg'n.#006362: Groom: George Potter; Age: 24; Res. & Born: Percy; Status: bachelor; Occ.: farmer; Parents: Richard Potter & Martha Helson; Bride: Mary Ann Ballenby; Age: 19; Res.: Cramahe; Born: Percy; Status: spinster; Parents: James Ballenby & Hellen Davidson; Wit.: Wiliam Sykes & Albert Shearer, Percy; Date: Dec 24 1874; Place: Warkworth; Rel.: W.M. & Pres.; Performed by: Rev. Donald Sutherland; Reg'r.: R. P. Hurlbut, Percy Twp. (Ontario Marriage Registration, #006362-1874, ancestry.com); Principal=Mary Ann Ballenby3
  • Census: April 1871; Percy Twp., Northumberland Co., Ontario; Age 22 at 1871 Census: see Richard Potter1
  • Residence*: 24 December 1874; Percy Twp., Northumberland Co., Ontario; Residence Percy Twp. per marriage reg'n.2
  • Census*: April 1901; Percy Twp., Ontario; Age 50 at 1901 Census: Potter, George, 50, b. Ontario, 11 Apr 1851, English, married; Mary A., 47, b. 16 Apr 1854, married; Randolf M., 10, b. 18 Jan 18914

Family: Mary Ann Ballenby b. 16 Apr 1854

Citations

  1. [S14] Unknown author, 1871 Canada Census, Record Type: microfilm.
  2. [S8] Unknown author, Ontario Archives, Record Type: Microfilm.
  3. [S8] Unknown author, Ontario Archives, Record Type: Microfilm, #006362-1874.
  4. [S13] Unknown author, 1901 Canada Census, Record Type: microfilm, Age 50.

Mary Ann Ballenby1,2

F, #4544, b. 16 April 1854
  • Birth*: 16 April 1854; Percy Twp., Northumberland Co., Ontario; Date 1855 & location Percy Twp. per marriage reg'n.2
  • Marriage*: 24 December 1874; Percy Twp., Warkworth, Northumberland Co., Ontario; Marriage Reg'n.#006362: Groom: George Potter; Age: 24; Res. & Born: Percy; Status: bachelor; Occ.: farmer; Parents: Richard Potter & Martha Helson; Bride: Mary Ann Ballenby; Age: 19; Res.: Cramahe; Born: Percy; Status: spinster; Parents: James Ballenby & Hellen Davidson; Wit.: Wiliam Sykes & Albert Shearer, Percy; Date: Dec 24 1874; Place: Warkworth; Rel.: W.M. & Pres.; Performed by: Rev. Donald Sutherland; Reg'r.: R. P. Hurlbut, Percy Twp. (Ontario Marriage Registration, #006362-1874, ancestry.com); Principal=George Potter3
  • Residence*: 24 December 1874; Cramahe Twp., Northumberland Co., Ontario; Residence Cramahe per marriage reg'n.2
  • Married Name: 24 December 1874; Potter
  • Census*: April 1901; Percy Twp., Ontario; Age 47 at 1901 Census: see George Potter4

Family: George Potter b. 11 Apr 1849

Citations

  1. Mary Ann Ballenby? per marr. reg'n.
  2. [S8] Unknown author, Ontario Archives, Record Type: Microfilm.
  3. [S8] Unknown author, Ontario Archives, Record Type: Microfilm, #006362-1874.
  4. [S13] Unknown author, 1901 Canada Census, Record Type: microfilm, Age 47.

Isabella Moore

F, #4545, b. 17 February 1888
  • Birth*: 17 February 1888; Ontario; Per 1901 Census
  • Census: April 1891; Rosedale Sub-district, Marquette District, Manitoba; Age 3 at 1891 Census: see James Moore1
  • Census*: April 1901; Rosedale Sub-district, Macdonald District, Manitoba; Age 13 at 1901 Census: see James Moore2

Citations

  1. [S6] Unknown author, 1891 Canada Census, Record Type: microfilm, Age 3.
  2. [S13] Unknown author, 1901 Canada Census, Record Type: microfilm, Age 13.

Percy Moore

M, #4546, b. 8 January 1890, d. 1963

  • Birth*: 8 January 1890; Manitoba; Per 1901 Census
  • Marriage*: after 1925; Ontario; per Burial.; Principal=Grace ?1
  • Death*: 1963; Kenora, Ontario; Date 1963? per Burial.1
  • Burial*: 1963; Lake of the Woods Cemetery, Kenora, Ontario; Memorial: (See Exhibit) MOORE; Mother; Grace; 1900 - 1990; Father; Percy; 1890 - 1963; Daughter; Marion; 1929 - (Lake of the Woods Cemetery, Kenora, July 16, 2005)1
  • Census: April 1891; Rosedale Sub-district, Marquette District, Manitoba; Age 1 at 1891 Census: see James Moore2
  • Census*: April 1901; Rosedale Sub-district, MacDonald District, Manitoba; Age 11 at 1901 Census: see James Moore3

Family: Grace ? b. 1900, d. 1990

Citations

  1. [S15] Unknown author, Tombstone Inscription.
  2. [S6] Unknown author, 1891 Canada Census, Record Type: microfilm, Age 1.
  3. [S13] Unknown author, 1901 Canada Census, Record Type: microfilm, Age 11.

William James Moore1

M, #4547, b. 2 April 1892, d. 1935
  • Birth*: 2 April 1892; Manitoba; Per 1901 Census
  • Death*: 1935; Kelwood, Manitoba; Per Burial
  • Burial*: 1935; Kelwood Cemetery, Kelwood, Manitoba; "Moore: William James Moore; 1893-1935" Kelwood Cemetery Transcription, Manitoba Genealogical Society, Winnipeg, Manitoba, Dec 17, 2000
  • Census*: April 1901; Rosedale Sub-district, MacDonald District, Manitoba; Age 9 at 1901 Census: see James Moore2

Citations

  1. Middle name per Burial.
  2. [S13] Unknown author, 1901 Canada Census, Record Type: microfilm, Age 9.

Edward J. Moore

M, #4548, b. 3 October 1895
  • Birth*: 3 October 1895; Manitoba; Per 1901 Census
  • Census*: April 1901; Rosedale Sub-district, MacDonald District, Manitoba; Age 5 at 1901 Census: see James Moore1

Citations

  1. [S13] Unknown author, 1901 Canada Census, Record Type: microfilm, Age 5.

Eliza A. Moore

F, #4549, b. 29 June 1897
  • Birth*: 29 June 1897; Manitoba; Per 1901 Census
  • Census*: April 1901; Rosedale Sub-district, MacDonald District, Manitoba; Age 3 at 1901 Census: see James Moore1

Citations

  1. [S13] Unknown author, 1901 Canada Census, Record Type: microfilm, Age 3.

Hugh John Moore1,2

M, #4550, b. 13 March 1900, d. 1972

  • Birth*: 13 March 1900; Manitoba; Date Mar 13 1900 per 1901 Census. Date 1900 per Burial.3,2
  • Death*: 1972; Manitoba; Date 1972 per Burial.2
  • Burial*: 1972; Birnie Cemetery, Birnie, Manitoba; Memorial: (See Exhibit) MOORE; Hugh John; 1900 - 1972 (Birnie Cemetery, Birnie, Manitoba, July 14, 2005)2
  • Census*: April 1901; Rosedale Sub-district, MacDonald District, Manitoba; Age 1 at 1901 Census: see James Moore4

Citations

  1. Hugh John per Burial.
  2. [S15] Unknown author, Tombstone Inscription.
  3. [S13] Unknown author, 1901 Canada Census, Record Type: microfilm.
  4. [S13] Unknown author, 1901 Canada Census, Record Type: microfilm, Age 1.

Percival R. "Percy" Belford

M, #4551, b. 11 June 1876, d. October 1944
  • Birth*: 11 June 1876; Brighton Twp., Northumberland Co., Ontario; Date Jun 11 1876 per 1901 Census1
  • Death*: October 1944; WW II - Europe?; Per Burial. " .... A brother, Percy, died October 1944. ... " from death notice of sister Margaret Jane in 1946
  • Burial*: October 1944; Kelwood Cemetery, Manitoba; Kelwood Cemetery Inscriptions: Belford, William J. 1833-1916; Belford, Joanna (Orser) 1938-1927; Belford, Percival 1875-1944 *PTE, 52 Batt'n. (from http://www.kenora.net/manitoba/cemetery.htm#B)
  • Census: April 1881; Brighton Twp., Northumberland Co., Ontario; Age 5 at 1881 Census: see William Belford2
  • Census: April 1891; Rosedale Sub-district, Marquette District, Manitoba; Age 15 at 1891 Census: see William James Belford3
  • Census*: April 1901; Rosedale Sub-district, MacDonald District, Manitoba; Age 25 at 1901 Census: see William James Belford4
  • Residence*: 18 January 1916; 79th Battallion, Brandon, Manitoba; "Rev. B. Belford of Elgin, Manitoba, Harry Belford of the Free press staff, Winnipeg and Pte. P. Belford of the 79th (Battallion) Brandon were in town last week attending the funeral of their father, W. J. Belford" from the death notice of William James Belford, The Neepawa Press, Tuesday, January 25, 1916, seen on microfilm at The Manitoba Legislative Library, Winnipeg, Manitoba, Dec 19, 2000
  • Note*: 10 June 1927; Kelwood, Manitoba; " ... passed away at the home of her son percy, near Kelwood ... " from death notice of his mother, Joanna (orser) Belford

Citations

  1. [S13] Unknown author, 1901 Canada Census, Record Type: microfilm.
  2. [S16] Unknown author, 1881 Canada Census, Record Type: microfilm, Age 5.
  3. [S6] Unknown author, 1891 Canada Census, Record Type: microfilm, Age 15.
  4. [S13] Unknown author, 1901 Canada Census, Record Type: microfilm, Age 25.

Joseph Walter Belford1,2

M, #4552, b. 25 November 1871
  • Birth*: 25 November 1871; Brighton Twp., Northumberland Co., Ontario; Date Nov 1872 & location Ont. per 1911 Census. Date 1871 & location Ont. per 1906 Census. Date Nov 25 1871 & location Ont. rural per 1901 Census.3,2,4
  • Marriage*: circa 1898; Manitoba; Principal=Marian J. ?
  • Census: April 1881; Brighton Twp., Northumberland Co., Ontario; Age 9 at 1881 Census: see William Belford5
  • Census*: April 1891; Rosedale Sub-district, Marquette District, Manitoba; Age 19 at 1891 Census: see William James Belford6
  • Census: April 1901; Ochre River Municipality, MacDonald District, Mantiboa; Age 29 at 1901 Census: Belford, Joseph, 29, b. Ontario 25 Nov 1871, Irish, Methodist, Implement Agent, married; Maria J., 28, b. Ontario, 22 Feb 1872, Irish, married; Elva M., 1, b. Manitoba 12 Apr 18997
  • Census: 22 July 1906; Sub-dist. 6B, Winnipeg, Manitoba; Age 34 at 1906 Census: Belford, Joseph W., 34, b. Ont., 385 Hogel?, married; Maria, 33, b. Ont., married; Elva, 7, b. Man, daughter; ???(m)., 5, b. Man, son; Joseph ?H.?, 3, son (1911 Census Online: Winnipeg, Manitoba, sub-dist. 6B, pg. 67 of 74 385 Hogel ?? )4
  • Census: 1911; Sub-dist. 48, Portage La Prairie, Manitoba; Age 39 at 1911 Census: Belford, Joseph W., 39, b. Ont. Nov 1872, Eng. Cda., Anglican, Dyer & Cleaner?, married; Marian J., 38, b. Ont., Eng. Cda., Anglican, married; Evla, 12, b. Man, Apr 1899, daughter; ?Orty?(m), 10, b. Man. Apr 1901, son; Frank H., 8, b. Man. Aug 1903, son; Arthur, 3, b. Man Aug 1908, son (1911 Census Online: Portage La Prairie, Manitoba, sub. dist. 48, pg. 10 of 46, line 28 - 122? Scott? St.)2
  • Residence: 18 January 1916; Kelwood, Manitoba; " ... The sons are ... Joseph W. Belford, Kelwood ... " per death notice of father William James Belford
  • Residence: 10 June 1927; Manitou, Saskatchewan; " ... survived by five sons ... Joseph W. Belford, Manitou, Saskatchewan ... " from death notice of his mother Joanna (Orser) Belford in Manitoba in 1927
  • Residence*: 23 October 1946; Debolt, Alberta; " ... four brothers ... Joe of Debolt, Alberta ... " from death notice of sister Margaret Jane (Belford) Mckone in Manitoba in 1946

Family: Marian J. ? b. 22 Feb 1872

  • Marriage*: circa 1898; Manitoba; Principal=Marian J. ?

Citations

  1. Joseph W. per 1911 Census & death notice of father & his own death notice.
  2. [S60] Unknown author, 1911 Canada Census, Record Type: microfilm.
  3. [S13] Unknown author, 1901 Canada Census, Record Type: microfilm.
  4. [S49] 1906 Census Western Canada, online unknown url.
  5. [S16] Unknown author, 1881 Canada Census, Record Type: microfilm, Age 9.
  6. [S6] Unknown author, 1891 Canada Census, Record Type: microfilm, Age 19.
  7. [S13] Unknown author, 1901 Canada Census, Record Type: microfilm, Age 29.

William Henry "Harry" Belford

M, #4553, b. 25 November 1871
  • Birth*: 25 November 1871; Brighton Twp., Northumberland Co., Ontario; Date 1871 & location Ont. per 1916 Census. Date Dec 1872 & location Ont. per 1911 Census. Date Nov 25 1871 & location Ont. rural per 1901 Census1,2,3
  • Marriage*: 5 January 1897; Methodist Parsonage, Frankford, Hastings Co., Ontario; Marriage Reg'n: William H. Belford, 25, Brighton Twp., school teacher; Parents: William Jas. Belford & Johanna Belford; married Olive Ida Ames, 23, Brighton Twp.; Parents: Joseph Ames & Esther ames; Witnesses: Wellington Ames, Brighton Twp., & Florence Farrell, Essex Centre; on 5 Jan 1897 at the Methodist Parsonage in Frankford; by Rev. James H. Wilkinson, Methodist; Principal=Olive "Ida" Ames4
  • Census*: April 1881; Brighton Twp., Northumberland Co., Ontario; Age 9 at 1881 Census: see William James Belford5
  • Census: April 1891; Rosedale Sub-district, Marquette District, Manitoba; Age 19 at 1891 Census: see William James Belford6
  • Census: April 1901; Rosedale Sub-district, MacDonald District, Manitoba; Age 29 at 1901 Census: Belford, Henry, 29, b. Ont. r. 25 Nov 1871, Irish, Meth., teacher, married; Olive, 27, b. Ont. r. 1 Jan 1874, German, Meth., married; Esther E., 2, b. Man. r. 26 Apr 1898, Irish, daughter; Sarah B., 7 months, b. Man. r. 8 Sep 1900, daughter (1901 Census Online: Rosedale Sub-dist., MacDonald Dist., Manitoba, pg. 9, line 10, T-6433)
    Note: Location info is mis-matched; pg. 9, line 8 is NE 1/4, Sec 27, Twp. 17, Range 15 and line 14 is section 27 - not line 10 as Henry Belford is on. Joseph Ames is above him at line 5.1
  • Residence: April 1901; Twp. 17 Range 15, Rosedale Sub-dist., MacDonald Dist., Manitoba; Agricultural Census shows Henry Belford on the north-east quarter (Joseph Ames is on the south-east quarter) of Section 27, and the north-east quarter of Section 26, in the 17th Township, Range 15, Rosedale Sub-district, MacDonald District, Manitoba. Each quarter is 160 acres so he has 320 acres total. (North York Public Library, Microfilm T-6437, MacDonald, Rosedale, M-5, Page 9, Line 8 and 14 - from the personal census on T-6433)1
  • Occupation: between January 1902 and 1903; Tobarmore School No. 616, Riding Mountain, Manitoba; Teacher: per Pg. 39, History of Riding Mountain and Area - 1885 to 1984, Winnipeg Public Library, Winnipeg, Manitoba, Dec 18, 2000
    "The early students of Riding Mountain attended Tobarmore School No. 616 located on SW 3-18-15 (2 miles south of present day Riding Mountain). On January 1, 1907, Mrs. Blanche Palmiter arrived in Riding Mountain to teach and classes were started in Mrs. Ivey's Hall." page 30 of same book as above
  • Occupation: between July 1905 and January 1906; Tobarmore School No. 616, Riding Mountain, Manitoba; Teacher: per Pg. 39, History of Riding Mountain and Area - 1885 to 1984, Winnipeg Public Library, Winnipeg, Manitoba, Dec 18, 2000
  • Census: 1911; Winnipeg, Manitoba; Age 39 at 1911 Census: Belford, William, 39, b. Ont. (Dec 1872), Eng., Cda., Anglican, Editor, married; Alice, 37, b. Ont. Jan (1874), Eng., Cda., Anglican, married; Esther, 13, b. Man. Apr (1898), daughter; Sarah, 10, b. Man. Sep (1901), daughter; Wellington, 9, b. Man. May (1902), son; Gertrude, 1, b. Man. Sep. (1909?), daughter; Minnie, 9/12, b. Man. Feb (1910), daughter (1911 Census Online: Winnipeg, dist. 24, sub-dist. 88, pg. 33 of 63, line 1 - 567 Polamn?)2
  • Occupation: 1911; Winnipeg, Manitoba; Occupation: Editor - per 1911 Census.2
  • Occupation*: 18 January 1916; Manitoba Free Press, Winnipeg, Manitoba; " ... The sons are ... W. Harry Belford, of the editorial department of the Manitoba Free press, Winnipeg ... " and
    " ... Harry Belford of the Free Press staff, Winnipeg ... " from Neepawa Press, January 25, 1916 - at time of his father's death
  • Residence: 18 January 1916; Neepawa, Manitoba; "Rev. B. Belford of Elgin, Manitoba, Harry Belford of the Free Press staff, Winnipeg and Pte. P. Belford of the 79th (Battallion) Brandon were in town last week attending the funeral of their father, W. J. Belford" from the death notice of William James Belford, The Neepawa Press, Tuesday, January 25, 1916, seen on microfilm at The Manitoba Legislative Library, Winnipeg, Manitoba, Dec 19, 2000
  • Census: circa June 1916; 331 Washington St., Springfield, East Kildonan, Manitoba; Age 44 at 1916 Census: Belford, William Henry, 44, b. Ont., Irish, Anglican, Editor of Daily Paper, married; Olive, 42, b. Ont., Irish, Anglican, married; Wellington, 14, b. Man., Irish, Anglican; Ester, 18, b. Man.; Sadie, 15, b. Man.; Gertrude, 6, b. Man.; Minnie, 5, b. Man. (1916 Census: Springfield, East Kildonan, Manitoba, 331 Washington St., (dist. 22), pg. 39, line 26 - ancestry.com)
    Note: Location is in east Winnipeg. Kildonan Park appears on the north side of the river at Chief Peguis Trail and Springfield is east and south from there.3
  • Note*: 30 August 1918; Brighton, Northumberland Co., Ontario; "Mr. H. Belford of Winnipeg is spending a week with old friends. He brought the news of the death "killed in action" of the eldest son of Mr. Ernest Ames of Man." from The Brighton Ensign, August 30, 1918, seen on microfilm at The Ontario Archives, Feb 7, 2001
  • Residence: 10 June 1927; Fort William, Ontario; " ... survived by five sons ... Harry of Fort William, Ontario ... " from death notice of his mother Joanna (Orser) Belford in Manitoba in 1927
  • Residence*: 23 October 1946; Fort William, Ontario; " ... Harry Belford, Fort William ... " from death notice of sister Margaret Jane (Belford) McKone in 1946 in Manitoba
  • Occupation: after 1947; Fort William, Ontario; "Editor of Time Journal"; per Mabel Tolley.

Family: Olive "Ida" Ames b. 1 Jan 1874

  • Marriage*: 5 January 1897; Methodist Parsonage, Frankford, Hastings Co., Ontario; Marriage Reg'n: William H. Belford, 25, Brighton Twp., school teacher; Parents: William Jas. Belford & Johanna Belford; married Olive Ida Ames, 23, Brighton Twp.; Parents: Joseph Ames & Esther ames; Witnesses: Wellington Ames, Brighton Twp., & Florence Farrell, Essex Centre; on 5 Jan 1897 at the Methodist Parsonage in Frankford; by Rev. James H. Wilkinson, Methodist; Principal=Olive "Ida" Ames4

Citations

  1. [S13] Unknown author, 1901 Canada Census, Record Type: microfilm.
  2. [S60] Unknown author, 1911 Canada Census, Record Type: microfilm.
  3. [S80] 1916 Census Western Canada, online unknown url.
  4. [S8] Unknown author, Ontario Archives, Record Type: Microfilm, 006731 - 1897.
  5. [S16] Unknown author, 1881 Canada Census, Record Type: microfilm, Age 9.
  6. [S6] Unknown author, 1891 Canada Census, Record Type: microfilm, Age 19.

Rev. Hulbert Orser N. Belford1

M, #4554, b. May 1877
  • Birth*: May 1877; Brighton Twp., Northumberland Co., Ontario; Date May 1877 & location Ont. per 1911 Census. Date 1878 & location Ont. rural per 1891 Census2,3
  • Marriage*: 30 April 1906; Manitoba; Date Apr 30 1906 per GEDCOM of Robert Hammond, March 27, 2008. per 1911 Census.; Principal=Esther Amelia Keyes3,4
  • Census: April 1881; Brighton Twp., Northumberland Co., Ontario; Age 3 at 1881 Census: see William Belford5
  • Census*: April 1891; Rosedale Sub-district, Marquette District, Manitoba; Age 13 at 1891 Census: see William James Belford6
  • Census: 1911; Sub-dist. 8, Gladstone, Portage La Prairie Dist., Manitoba; Age 34? at 1911 Census: Belford, Hulbert O. N., 34?, b. Ont. May 1877, Irish, Anglican, Clergyman & Aurhor, married; Ester ?Ann?, 30, b. Ont. Jan 1881, Irish, Anlgican, married; Amelia A., 4?, b. Manitoba, daughter; William ?James?, 3?, b. Manitoba March 1911, son (1911 Census Online: Gladstone, Portage La Prairie, sub-dist. 8, pg. 4 of 16, line 2)3
  • Residence: 18 January 1916; Elgin, Manitoba; " ... and Rev. H. O. N. Belford, B. A., Rector of the Anglican parish of Elgin, Manitoba and who is soon to remove to Danville, Quebec ... " from death notice of father William James Belford
  • Occupation*: 18 January 1916; Parish of Elgin, Elgin, Manitoba; Rector: " ... and Rev. H. O. N. Belford, B. A., Rector of the Anglican parish of Elgin, Manitoba and who is soon to remove to Danville, Quebec ... " from death notice of father William James Belford
  • Residence: 10 June 1927; Richmond, Quebec; " ... survived by five sons ... Rev. H. O. N. Belford, Richmond, Quebec ... " from death notice of his mother Joanna (Orser) Belford in Manitoba in 1927
  • Residence*: 23 October 1946; Quebec; " ... four brothers ... Bert in Quebec ... " from death notice of sister Margaret Jane (Belford) McKone in Manitoba in 1946

Family: Esther Amelia Keyes b. 6 Jan 1881

  • Marriage*: 30 April 1906; Manitoba; Date Apr 30 1906 per GEDCOM of Robert Hammond, March 27, 2008. per 1911 Census.; Principal=Esther Amelia Keyes3,4

Citations

  1. Middle initials per death notice if father Willaim James Belford, O. middle name likely Orser after his mother. Shown as Hulbert O. N. Belford in most records.
  2. [S6] Unknown author, 1891 Canada Census, Record Type: microfilm.
  3. [S60] Unknown author, 1911 Canada Census, Record Type: microfilm.
  4. [S22] Rootsweb, online unknown url.
  5. [S16] Unknown author, 1881 Canada Census, Record Type: microfilm, Age 3.
  6. [S6] Unknown author, 1891 Canada Census, Record Type: microfilm, Age 13.

Mary Eleanor McCracken

F, #4555, b. 1 August 1871, d. 30 June 1946

  • Birth*: 1 August 1871; Minden, Haliburton Co., Ontario; Date Aug 1 1872 & location Ont. rural per 1901 Census.1
  • Marriage*: 2 December 1891; Springhill, Manitoba; "Groom; Belford, James F. B.; Age: 24; Status: bachelor; Residence: Manitoba; Birthplace: Ontario; Occupation: farmer; Religion: Methodist; Parents: W. J. & Johanna Belford; Bride: McCracken, Mary E..; Age: 20; Status: spinster; Residence: Manitoba; Birthplace: Ontario; Religion: Methodist; Parents: Robert & Annie McCracken; Witnesses: W. H. Belford & Eda McCracken; Date: Nov. 1891; Place: Rosedale; by License; Clergyman: T. A. (Thomas Argue); Charge: Neepawa; Years: 1890-1903; Municipality: Neepawa; Church: Methodist" from page 4 of Marriages - United Church Archives, seen at The Manitoba Genealogical Society, Winnipge, Manitoba, Dec 17, 2000
    Per IGI Record.
    "On December 2, 1891, Marjor Belford and Mary Eleanor McCracken (born August 1st, 1871, Minden, Ontario) were married in Springhill, Manitoba by the Reverend Thomas Argue of Neepawa." Per IGI Record.; Principal=Rev. & Major James Franklin Beatty Belford
  • Death*: 30 June 1946; Brighton Twp., Codrington, Northumberland Co., Ontario; " ... and the next year on June 30th, 1946, my Grandmother, Mary Eleanor McCracken Belford passed away at the age of 74. She was a true pioneer, knew nothing but hard work, patience and understanding, and as my Grandmother said, they brought up their family on $3,000.00 a year and the Missionary Barrel." per "William James Belford", sent to me by Jimmy Belford of Trenton, March 28, 2008. Date 1946 per Memorial.2
  • Burial*: 2 July 1946; Mount Olivet Cemetery, Brighton Twp., Northumberland Co., Ontario; Memorial: (See Exhibit) Father; Major; Rev. J. F. B. Belford; 1867-1950; 53 years; ordained priest, Church of England; Mother; Mary Eleanor; McCracken; 1869-1946 (Mount Olivet Cemetery, Brighton Twp.)
    Memorial: Belford; James Henry; 1893 - 1966; Dorothy Elizabeth; Fisher; 1905 - 1979; Katharine Elizabeth; 1944 - ; James Franklin Beatty; 1867 - 1950; Mary Eleanor; McCracken; 1871 - 1938; Robert Wm. Franklin; 1895 - 1938; George Edward; 1930 ; (Mount Olivet Cemetery, Brighton Twp.)2
  • Married Name: 2 December 1891; Belford
  • Census*: 24 April 1901; Louise Twp., Clearwater, Lisgar Dist., Manitoba; Age 28 at 1901 Census: see Rev. James Belford1

Family: Rev. & Major James Franklin Beatty Belford b. 22 Oct 1867, d. 23 Nov 1950

Citations

  1. [S13] Unknown author, 1901 Canada Census, Record Type: microfilm.
  2. [S15] Unknown author, Tombstone Inscription.

Robert Johnstone McCracken

M, #4556, b. 1836, d. 1912
  • Birth*: 1836; Cootehill, Monaghan Co., Ireland; Cootehill per email from Sandra Pottier, Mar 19, 2003. Quithill Per IGI REcord1
  • Marriage*: 1866; Principal=Anne Jane Jackson
  • Death*: 1912; Per IGI Record

Family: Anne Jane Jackson b. 1849, d. 1912

Citations

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

Anne Jane Jackson

F, #4557, b. 1849, d. 1912
  • Birth*: 1849; Minden, Haliburton Co., Ontario; Per IGI Record
  • Marriage*: 1866; Principal=Robert Johnstone McCracken
  • Death*: 1912; Per IGI REcord
  • Married Name: 1866; McCracken
  • Residence*: 1877; SE 17 16 15 W, Eden, Manitoba; "Mrs. Robert McCracken; (Nee Annie Jackson) by Dora F. Graham: Naming of Eden: Among the very first settlers to come to Eden in the 1800's were Mr. and Mrs. Robert McCracken. ... Annie McCracken was my great aunt. ... when they came here, around 1877,they had two small children and Robert filed on SE 1.4 of 17-16-15 and pre-empted NE 1/4 17-16-15. They lived on the SE 1/4." page f40 from East of the Mountaiins; Eden-Birnie Story, seen at Winnipeg Public Library, Dec 20, 2000

Family: Robert Johnstone McCracken b. 1836, d. 1912

Lt. James Henry "Harry" Belford1,2

M, #4558, b. 3 January 1893, d. 8 April 1966

  • Birth*: 3 January 1893; Eden, Manitoba; "On January 3, 1893 their first child was born, James Henry Belford, my father." Per IGI Record. Date Jan 3 1893 & location Manitoba rural per 1901 Census.2
  • Marriage*: 9 June 1928; Toronto, York Co., Ontario; "On June 9, 1928, the eldest son "Harry" married Dorothy Elizabeth Fisher of Toronto. They settled on the family farm, and on October 2nd, 1929, James Henry Belford, Jr., was born. On August 20th, 1930, my brother, George Edward (a bachelor) who resides in Burlington, Ontario was born." per "William James Belford", sent to me by Jimmy Belford of Trenton, March 28, 2008. Per IGI Record; Principal=Dorothy Elizabeth Fisher
  • Death*: 8 April 1966; Codrington, Northumberland Co., Ontario; Date Apr 8 1966 per Memorial.3
  • Burial*: 11 April 1966; Mount Olivet Cemetery, Codrington, Ontario; Memorial: (See Exhibit) James H. Belford; Lieutenant; 1 Battn C.E.F.; 8 Apr 1966 Age 72 (Mount Olivet Cemetery, Brighton Twp.)
    Memorial: Belford; James Henry; 1893 - 1966; Dorothy Elizabeth; Fisher; 1905 - 1979; Katharine Elizabeth; 1944 - ; James Franklin Beatty; 1867 - 1950; Mary Eleanor; McCracken; 1871 - 1938; Robert Wm. Franklin; 1895 - 1938; George Edward; 1930 ; (Mount Olivet Cemetery, Brighton Twp.)
    Per IGI Record3
  • Census*: 24 April 1901; Louise Twp., Clearwater, Lisgar Dist., Manitoba; Age 8 at 1901 Census: see Rev. James Belford2
  • Note: 1923; Orland Bantams, Orland, Northumberland Co., Ontario; "The Orland Bantams who played in a Northumberland County League with Campbellford, Warkworth, Brighton & Colborne Teams. Front Row: (L to R) Roy Plumton, Ed Houlihan, Lex Morgan, Ray Plumpton, Ambrose Houlihan; Back row: (L to R) Harry Belford, Bill Horsley, Lyall (Benny) Way, Frank Moran. Picture made available by Mrs. Mona Allen (Team was sponsored by W. J. Latimer)" from The Tweedsmuir Histories of Codrington, copied from microfilm at The Metro Toronto Reference Library, Nov. 2007.4
  • Residence: 8 October 1923; Brighton Twp., Codrington, Northumberland Co., Ontario; Performed marriage of Murray Hanna & Ada Tyler.5
  • Residence: circa 1930; Brighton Twp., Orland, Northumberland Co., Ontario; Harry Belford appears in The Latimer Photos which were taken by Hugh Latimer in the late 1920s and early 1930s at his father's General Store in Orland. (The Latimer Photos, Codrington Public Library)6
  • Residence*: 1934; Belford Farm, Brighton Twp., Northumberland Co., Ontario; "In 1934, my father became ill from injuries afflicted during the First World War, so he was forced to stop farming, but remained on the family farm." per "William James Belford", sent to me by Jimmy Belford of Trenton, March 28, 2008.
  • Residence: 1949; Conc 8 Lot 35, Brighton Twp., Northumberland Co., Ontario; " ... an in 1949, Grandfather sold the family farm to my father James Henry Belford Sr., for $2,600.00." per "William James Belford", sent to me by Jimmy Belford of Trenton, March 28, 2008.
  • Note*: 1960; Codrington, Ontario; "Lt. James Henry Belford (picture taken in 1960) oldest son. He died in April 1966." from Tweedsmuir Histories of Codrington

Family: Dorothy Elizabeth Fisher b. 1 Nov 1905, d. 4 Oct 1988

  • Marriage*: 9 June 1928; Toronto, York Co., Ontario; "On June 9, 1928, the eldest son "Harry" married Dorothy Elizabeth Fisher of Toronto. They settled on the family farm, and on October 2nd, 1929, James Henry Belford, Jr., was born. On August 20th, 1930, my brother, George Edward (a bachelor) who resides in Burlington, Ontario was born." per "William James Belford", sent to me by Jimmy Belford of Trenton, March 28, 2008. Per IGI Record; Principal=Dorothy Elizabeth Fisher

Citations

  1. James H. per 1901 Census.
  2. [S13] Unknown author, 1901 Canada Census, Record Type: microfilm.
  3. [S15] Unknown author, Tombstone Inscription.
  4. [S52] Unknown location, Tweedsmuir Histories; unknown film.
  5. [S8] Unknown author, Ontario Archives, Record Type: Microfilm.
  6. [S87] Unknown subject unknown record type; unknown repository.

Franklin Robert William "Frank" Belford1,2,3

M, #4559, b. 27 August 1895, d. 15 March 1938

  • Birth*: 27 August 1895; Eden, Manitoba; "On August 27, 1895 their second son Robert William Franklin was born and at this time grandfather decided to enter the ministry." per "William James Belford", sent to me by Jimmy Belford of Trenton, March 28, 2008. Date Aug 27 1894 & location Manitoba rural per 1901 Census. Date 1895 per Memorial.2,4
  • Marriage*: 22 May 1921; St. George Church, Hastings, Northumberland Co., Ontario; Marriage Reg'n.#016763: Groom: Franklin R. W. Belford; Age: 27; Res.: Brighton Twp.; Born: Manitoba; Rel.: Anglican; Parents: J. W. Belford & Eleanor McCracken; Bride: Doris Ann Chamberlain; Age: 22; Res.: Brighton; Born: England; Rel.: Bapt.; Parents: Harry Chamberlain & Dorothy Smalley; Wit.: M. S.? Belford, Codrington & J. Jones, Hastings; Date: May 22 1921; Place: St. George Church, Hastings; Performed by: Jas. W. Belford, Codrington; Sworn: May 21 1921, Warkworth (Ontario Marriage Registration, #016763-1921, ancestry.com); Principal=Doris Ann Chamberlain5
  • Death*: 15 March 1938; Ontario; "On March 15th, 1938, Frank, the second son of the Major passed away. He is buried in Mount Olivet Cemetery, across from the family farm where many other Belford's are at rest." per "William James Belford", sent to me by Jimmy Belford of Trenton, March 28, 2008. Date Mar 15 1938 per Memorial.4
  • Burial*: 17 March 1938; Mount Olivet Cemetery, Codrington, Ontario; Memorial: Belford; James Henry; 1893 - 1966; Dorothy Elizabeth; Fisher; 1905 - 1979; Katharine Elizabeth; 1944 - ; James Franklin Beatty; 1867 - 1950; Mary Eleanor; McCracken; 1871 - 1938; Robert Wm. Franklin; 1895 - 1938; George Edward; 1930 ; (Mount Olivet Cemetery, Brighton Twp.)
    Memorial: (See Exhibit) Leutenant; Franklin W. R. Belford; C. F. C. C. E. F.; 15th March 1938 (Mount Olivet Cemetery, Brighton Twp.)
    "Never lived in Codrington but is buried in Mt. Olivet Cemetery." from Tweedsmuir Histories of Codrington6,4
  • Census*: April 1901; Louise Twp., Clearwater, Lisgar Dist., Manitoba; Age 6 at 1901 Census: see Rev. James Belford2
  • Milit-Beg*: between 1915 and 1918; Canada; "Franklin Belford b. 1894. Enlisted 1915 as Private in 57th Battalion, 1st Battalion, Canadian Forestry Corp. - Sgt. June 1916 - Lieut. 1917. Demobilized 1918." from Tweedsmuir Histories of Codrington
  • Residence*: 22 May 1921; Brighton Twp., Northumberland Co., Ontario; Residence Brighton Twp. per marr. reg'n.7
  • Residence: 1922; Port Dalhousie, Ontario; "On May 22, 1920, Frank married Doris Champerlain. He had been teaching after the war, but was now an Accountant with the Ontario Provincial Savings Bank in Port Dalhousie, Ontario." per "William James Belford", sent to me by Jimmy Belford of Trenton, March 28, 2008.
  • Residence: 8 October 1923; Brighton Twp., Codrington, Northumberland Co., Ontario; Witness at marriage of Murray Hanna & Ada Tyler.7

Family: Doris Ann Chamberlain b. 1899

  • Marriage*: 22 May 1921; St. George Church, Hastings, Northumberland Co., Ontario; Marriage Reg'n.#016763: Groom: Franklin R. W. Belford; Age: 27; Res.: Brighton Twp.; Born: Manitoba; Rel.: Anglican; Parents: J. W. Belford & Eleanor McCracken; Bride: Doris Ann Chamberlain; Age: 22; Res.: Brighton; Born: England; Rel.: Bapt.; Parents: Harry Chamberlain & Dorothy Smalley; Wit.: M. S.? Belford, Codrington & J. Jones, Hastings; Date: May 22 1921; Place: St. George Church, Hastings; Performed by: Jas. W. Belford, Codrington; Sworn: May 21 1921, Warkworth (Ontario Marriage Registration, #016763-1921, ancestry.com); Principal=Doris Ann Chamberlain5

Citations

  1. Franklin Robert William Belford per email from Tim Belford, Apr 5 2010. Robert W. F. per 1901 Census. Frank per "William James Belford", sent to me by Jimmy Belford of Trenton, March 28, 2008.
  2. [S13] Unknown author, 1901 Canada Census, Record Type: microfilm.
  3. [S33] Unknown author, "Email Message," e-mail to unknown recipient.
  4. [S15] Unknown author, Tombstone Inscription.
  5. [S8] Unknown author, Ontario Archives, Record Type: Microfilm, #016763-1921.
  6. [S52] Unknown location, Tweedsmuir Histories; unknown film.
  7. [S8] Unknown author, Ontario Archives, Record Type: Microfilm.

George Percival St. John Belford1,2

M, #4560, b. 12 September 1897, d. 30 August 1918
  • Birth*: 12 September 1897; Eden, Manitoba; "On September 11, 1897, their third son George Percical St. John was born." per "William James Belford", sent to me by Jimmy Belford of Trenton, March 28, 2008. Date Sep 12 1896 & location Manitoba rural per 1901 Census. Date Sep 12 1897 per IGI REcord2
  • Death*: 30 August 1918; Bourdon Wood, France; "On September 6, 1918, bad news arrived in a telegram from the War Department saying that his son George, had been killed in action August 30, 1918 at Boudon Wood. He is buried in Upton Cemetery in France." per "William James Belford", sent to me by Jimmy Belford of Trenton, March 28, 2008. Per IGI REcord
  • Burial*: 31 August 1918; Upton Wood Cemetery, France; "On September 6, 1918, bad news arrived in a telegram from the War Department saying that his son George, had been killed in action August 30, 1918 at Boudon Wood. He is buried in Upton Cemetery in France." per "William James Belford", sent to me by Jimmy Belford of Trenton, March 28, 2008.
  • Census*: 24 April 1901; Louise Twp., Clearwater, Lisgar Dist., Manitoba; Age 4 at 1901 Census: see Rev. James Belford2
  • Milit-Beg*: 1914; Canada; "George the 3rd son enlisted in 1914 - killed in action in August 1918 in France." from Tweedsmuir Histories of Codrington
  • Milit-End*: before 30 August 1918; France; Killed in Action. See Military Beginnings

Citations

  1. George P. per 1901 Census.
  2. [S13] Unknown author, 1901 Canada Census, Record Type: microfilm.

Marjory Adelaide Belford1,2,3

F, #4561, b. 13 January 1899
  • Birth*: 13 January 1899; Clearwater, Manitoba; Date Jan 13 1899 & location Manitoba rural per 1901 Census. Date 1902 & location Clearwater per marr. reg'n. "On January 13, 1899, his first daughter Marjorie Adelaid arrived ... " per "William James Belford", sent to me by Jimmy Belford of Trenton, March 28, 2008.2,3
  • Marriage*: 26 December 1925; Toronto, York Co., Ontario; Marriage Reg'n.#006518: Groom: Archie MacIver; Age: 22; Res.: Toronto; Born: Isle of Leevis?, Scotland; Status: bachelorl; Occ.: Attendant; Rel.: Pres.; Parents: William MacIver & Jessie Smith; Bride: Marjorie Belford; Age: 23; Res.: Toronto; Born: Clearwater, Manitoba; Status: spinster; Rel.: Anglican; Parents: James Belford & Eleanor McCracken; Expected Res.: Toronto; Wit.: Bud Swartman, 76 Wroxeter & A. J. Dunn, 390 Pert Ave., Toronto; Date: Dec 26 1925; Place: Toronto; Performed by: ?Gisnlumm?, 390 Perth Ave., Pres.; Sworn: Toronto, Town Hall, Dec 21 1925; Reg'r.: H. B. ?, Mimico (Ontario Marriage Registration, #006518-1925, ancestry.com) Date 1925 per "William James Belford", sent to me by Jimmy Belford of Trenton, March 28, 2008.; Principal=Archibald MacIver4
  • Census*: 24 April 1901; Louise Twp., Clearwater, Lisgar Dist., Manitoba; Age 2 at 1901 Census: see Rev. James Belford2
  • Residence: 26 December 1925; Toronto, York Co., Ontario; Residence Toronto per marriage reg'n.3
  • Married Name: 26 December 1925; MacIver
  • Residence*: circa 1950; Cobourg, Northumberland Co., Ontario; "They lived in several places, but finally resided in the town of Cobourg." per "William James Belford", sent to me by Jimmy Belford of Trenton, March 28, 2008.

Family: Archibald MacIver b. 1903

Citations

  1. Marjorie A. per 1901 Census. Marjorie Belford per marr. reg'n.
  2. [S13] Unknown author, 1901 Canada Census, Record Type: microfilm.
  3. [S8] Unknown author, Ontario Archives, Record Type: Microfilm.
  4. [S8] Unknown author, Ontario Archives, Record Type: Microfilm, #006518-1925.

Mary Elizabeth Belford1,2

F, #4562, b. 29 September 1900
  • Birth*: 29 September 1900; Clearwater, Manitoba; " ... and on September 29, 1900, Mary Elizabeth saw the light of day." per "William James Belford", sent to me by Jimmy Belford of Trenton, March 28, 2008. Date Sep 29 1900 & location Manitoba rural per 1901 Census.2
  • Marriage*: 9 September 1922; Sherbrooke, Quebec; "On September 9, 1922, Mary married William Giovetti at Sherbrooke, Quebec, where she was nursing and they were blessed with five children .. " per "William James Belford", sent to me by Jimmy Belford of Trenton, March 28, 2008.; Principal=William Giovetti
  • Census*: 24 April 1901; Louise Twp., Clearwater, Lisgar Dist., Manitoba; Age - at 1901 Census: see Rev. James Belford2
  • Note*: 1917; Shrebrooke Hospital, Sherbrooke, Quebec; "Mary, after graduation went into training as a nurse at Sherbrooke Hospital at the age of 17." per "William James Belford", sent to me by Jimmy Belford of Trenton, March 28, 2008.
  • Married Name: 9 September 1922; Giovetti
  • Residence*: before 1970; Vancouver, British Columbia; "The Giovetti's lived in St. Lambert Quebec for twenty years but now reside Vancouver, British Columbia." per "William James Belford", sent to me by Jimmy Belford of Trenton, March 28, 2008.

Family: William Giovetti b. c 1900

Citations

  1. Mary E. per 1901 Census.
  2. [S13] Unknown author, 1901 Canada Census, Record Type: microfilm.