Alexander D. Chisholm1,2

M, #38172, b. 11 June 1794, d. 13 April 1883
  • Birth*: 11 June 1794; Glengary Co., Ontario; Date Jun 11 1794 circa 11 Jun 1794 (age 88y 10m 2d at death Apr 13 1883). Date 1796 per 1861 Census. Date 1797 & location Glengary per Crown Land Petition No. 1606. Date Jun 11 1794 & location Glengary Co., Ont. per Death Reg'n.3,4,5
  • Marriage*: circa 1821; Sidney Twp., Hastings Co., Ontario; per 1861 Census. per IGI Record.; Principal=Hannah Maria ?3,6
  • Death*: 13 April 1883; Elzevir Twp., Hastings Co., Ontario; Death Reg'n.#006433-1883: Name: Alexander D. Chisholm; Died: Apr 13 1883; Age: 88y 10m 2d; Born: Glengary, Ont.; Occ.: farmer; Cause: old age, 3 weeks; Phys.: no Dr.; Inf.: Mr. D. Haggerty, Grimsthorpe; Reg'd.: May 26 1883; Reg'r.: E. James; By Mail (Ontario Archives, MS935, Reel 34)
    "Alexander D Chisholm began the mill at Glen Ross at the rapids still known as Chisholm's Rapids. He was reported to be 88 years, 10 months, 2 days at the time of death. He was a farmer and died of "old age". He had been ill 6 weeks." from GEDCOM of Sharon Haggerty, Dec. 11, 2004.4,5
  • Burial*: 15 April 1883; River Valley Pioneer Cemetery, Sidney Twp., Hastings Co., Ontario; Memorial: (See Exhibit) ... Alex Chisholm; Mrs. Alex Chisholm .. (River Valley Pioneer Cemetery, Sidney Twp., south of Stirling)
    Note: One large memorial lists all Pioneers believed to be buried in this early cemetery.
    CEMSearch: Name: Alex Chisholm; Born: - ; Died: - ; Notes: No Stone; Buried: River Valley Pioneer Cemetery, located Conc 8, Lot 18, Sidney Twp., Hastings Co.; Other names: ? Chisholm
    Note: Assuming that the Mr. and Mrs. Alex Chisholm mentioned on the large group stone at River Valley Pioneer Cemetery and the Alex Chisholm and ? Chisholm (F) mentioned in CEMSearch refer to Alexander D. Chisholm and his wife Hannah of Chisholm's Rapids. Proximity to Chisholm's Rapids and timing suggest this may be the case.7,8
  • Residence: 11 April 1820; Charlottenburg Twp., Glengary Co., Ontario; "I do hereby certify that the bearer Alexander Chisholm of the township of Charlottenburg in the county of Glengary in the Eastern District served as a Private ?Soldier? in the second Flank Company 1st Reg't. Glengary Militia during the late war with the United States of America and during his service behaved himself as becomes a good soldier. Given under my hand this 11th April 1820. Alex McMullen. 1st Reg't. Glen. Militia" Petition 160d, Leases 1819-1836, :"C", C-1740, Crown Land Petitions, Ontario Archives, Dec. 10, 2004.9
  • Residence: 28 July 1820; Conc 8 Lot 9, Sidney Twp., Hastings Co., Ontario; "To His Excellency Sir Peregrine Maitland ... In Council ... The Petition of Alexander Chisholm now of the township of Sidney in the Midland District, yeoman ... That your Petitioner was born in the County of Glengary is now twenty three years of age, did his duty in defense of the Province during the late war and has taken the Oath of Allegiance as appears by the Certificate hereto annexed. He is desirous of obtaining a lease of Lot Number nine in the eighth concession of the township of Sidney in the Midland District and by leave to offer Alexander Chisholm of the township of Sidney as his security for the payments of the rents when they shall become due. Your Petitioner therefore prays that your Excellency will be pleased to grant him a lease for the said lot of land ... Alex Chisholm ... Sidney 26 July 1820" Petition 160b, Leases 1819-1836, "C", C-1740, Crown Land Petitions, Ontario Archives, Dec. 10, 2004.10
  • Residence*: 8 August 1820; Conc 8 Lot 9, Sidney Twp., Hastings Co., Ontario; "Petition of Alex'r Chisholm for a lease ... referred to Surveyor General ... Lot No. 9, Conc 8 of Sidney ... Is reserved for the Crown - timber ... It does not appear that the Petitioner has obtained any lease .... Thos. Ridout ... 8 Aug 1820 .. (other side) ... In council ... recommended for lease ... warrant Sept 13 1820 ... " Petition 160, Leases 1819-1836, "C", C-1740, Crown Land Petitions, Ontario Archives, Dec. 10, 2004.
    Also, Petition 160a: No. 228 Regulation of 30 December 1815; York 13 Sep 1820; Received the land granting officers fee on the Crown Reserve Lot 9 in 8th Concession, Township of Sidney; Ordered as Lease to Alexander Chisholm, Jun'r.9
  • Census*: 1851; Where are these people in 1851 Census???
  • Residence: 27 August 1859; Conc 9 Lot 9, Sidney Twp., Hastings Co., Ontario; "Alexander D. Chisholm bought part of Lot 9 Con 9 (1/5th acre) from Josph Fraser Way on 27 Aug 1859, which was shortly after the death of his mother, Catherine Chisholm Way on July 15th. It's possible the transaction had something to do with Catherine's estate. The mortage note, taken in 1865 mentions "Lot 12 south of John"." per email from Andrew Way, Feb 25 2006.11
  • Census: April 1861; Sidney Twp., Hastings Co., Ontario; Age 65 at 1861 Census: Chisholm, Alec, 65, b. CW?, EM, married; Maria, 64, b. C E, married3
  • Census: April 1871; Sidney Twp., Hastings Co., Ontario; Age 76 at 1871 Census: Chisholm, Alexander D., 76, b. Ont., Scot., Pres., farmer, widower; ?Sam?? (m), 13, b. Ont., Scot., Pres. (Conc 9, Lot 9, 1/4 acres, owner2

Family: Hannah Maria ? b. 1797, d. c 1865

  • Marriage*: circa 1821; Sidney Twp., Hastings Co., Ontario; per 1861 Census. per IGI Record.; Principal=Hannah Maria ?3,6

Citations

  1. Alexander D. per 1871 Census.
  2. [S14] Unknown author, 1871 Canada Census, Record Type: microfilm.
  3. [S10] Unknown author, 1861 Canada Census, Record Type: microfilm.
  4. [S22] Rootsweb, online unknown url.
  5. [S12] Unknown author, Ontario Death Registrations, Record Type: microfilm, Name Of Person: Ontario Archives.
  6. [S19] IGI Record, online unknown url.
  7. [S39] Unknown name of person unknown record type, unknown repository, unknown repository address.
  8. [S15] Unknown author, Tombstone Inscription.
  9. [S46] Unknown location, Ontario Land Registry Records; unknown film.
  10. [S24] Unknown location, Upper Canada Land Petitions; unknown film.
  11. [S33] Unknown author, "Email Message," e-mail to unknown recipient.

Angus Allan Chisholm1,2

M, #38173, b. 1796, d. 19 March 1876
  • Birth*: 1796; Thurlow Twp., Hastings Co., Upper Canada; Date 1796 per 1803 Census. Date 1797 & location UC per 1861 Census. Date 1797 & location Belleville per CEMSearch Record. Location Belleville per Death Reg'n.
    Note: He was born when his parents lived at the mouth of the Moira River, later the place where Belleville grew. At that time it was called various names, including Singleton's Creek, after George Singleton who settled there with Alexander Chisholm after the Revolutionary War.3,4,5
  • Marriage*: circa 1820; Upper Canada; Date c. 1820 per Census records. per IGI Record.; Principal=Ann ?6
  • Death*: 19 March 1876; Hope Twp., Port Hope, Durham Co., Ontario; Death Reg'n.#012315-1876: Name: Angus A. Chisholm; Died: Mar 19 1876; Age: 79; Occ.: Sailor; Born: Belleville; Cause: Old Age; Phys.: Dr. Herriman; Inf.: J. A. Chisholm; Reg'd.: Dec 14 1876; Rel.: Pres.; Reg'r.: H. V. Sanders (Ontario Archives, MS935, Reel 13)
    per email from Andrew Way, Dec. 12, 2004.2,7
  • Burial*: 21 March 1876; Union Cemetery, Port Hope, Northumberland Co., Ontario; CEMSearch: Name: Angus A. Chisholm; Born: - ; Died: 1876-02-19; Age: 79y; Notes: Info from town of Port Hope Burial Record. Born Belleville. Died of old age.; Buried: Port Hope Union Cemetery, Port Hope, Row 25 Plot 99; No other names.3
  • Census*: 1803; Murray Twp., Northumberland Co., Upper Canada; Age 7 at 1803 Census: see Alexander Chisholm
  • Residence: 1821; Conc A Lot 35, Murray Twp., Northumberland Co., Upper Canada; 1821 Assessment: Angus A. Chisholm; Conc A, Part Lot 35; 47 acres uncult; 3 acres cult.
  • Census: 1821; Murray Twp., Northumberland Co., Upper Canada; 1821 Census: Angus A. Chisholm; 1 male over 16; 1 female over 16; Total 2
  • Residence: 1822; Conc A Lot 35, Murray Twp., Northumberland Co., Upper Canada; 1822 Assessment: Angus A. Chisholm; Conc A, East Part Lot 35; 47 acres uncult; 3 acres cult.
  • Census: 1822; Murray Twp., Northumberland Co., Upper Canada; 1822 Census: Angus A. Chisholm; 1 male over 16; 1 male under 16; 1 female over 16
  • Residence: 1823; Conc A Lot 35, Murray Twp., Northumberland Co., Upper Canada; 1823 Assessment: Angus A. Chisholm; Conc A, Part Lot 35; 40 acres uncult; 5 acres cult.
  • Census: 1823; Murray Twp., Northumberland Co., Upper Canada; 1823 Census: Angus A. Chisholm; 1 male over 16; 1 male under 16; 1 female over 16
  • Census: 1824; Murray Twp., Northumberland Co., Upper Canada; 1824 Census: Angus Chisholm; 2 males under 16; 1 male over 16; 1 female over 16
  • Census: 1827; Murray Twp., Northumberland Co., Upper Canada; 1827 Census: Angus C. Chisholm; 1 male over 16
  • Residence: 1827; Conc B Lot 35, Murray Twp., Northumberland Co., Upper Canada; 1827 Assessment: Angus C. Chisholm; Conc B, Part Lot 35; 50 acres uncult?? is this correct?? May be Archibald??
  • Note*: 1832; "Angus Allan Chisholm (Angus was the oldest surviving son of Alex #1)..." per email from Andrew Way, Dec. 10, 2004.2
  • Residence: 27 July 1832; Conc 2 Lot 3, Thurlow Twp., Hastings Co., Upper Canada; Land Registery Records (Deed D2229) show that Angus A. Chisholm sold 100 acres of the north half of Lot 3, Conc 2 to Tobias Bleeker, ITS Date: July 27, 1832, Reg'd.: May 30, 18338
  • Residence: 13 April 1836; Murray Twp., Northumberland Co., Upper Canada; "To His Excellency Sir Francis Bond Head, KCB, Lieutenant Governor of Upper Canada ... The Petition of Angus Chisholm of the township of Murray in the Midland District, yeoman ... That Your Petitioner is the son of Captain Alexander, late of the township of Thurlow in the Midland District, deceased, a U.E. Loyalist; that he has arrived at the full age of twenty one years and hath never received any land or order for land from the Crown. Your Petitioner therefore humbly prays that your Excellency will be pleased to grant him two hundred acres of the waste land of the Crown ... Angus Chisholm ... 13 day of April 1836 ... Charles Chisholm of Murray in the ... maketh oath .. that Angus Chisholm is the person he describes ... Charles Chisholm ... T. Ward, Clerk of the Peace" Petition #130, Bundle 19, "C", C-1728, Crown Land Petitions, Ontario Archives, Dec. 13, 20048
  • Residence: 4 May 1836; Murray Twp., Northumberland Co., Upper Canada; OC Date: per Loyalist List. - see Alexander Chisholm9
  • Residence*: 20 September 1836; Conc A Lot 35, Murray Twp., Northumberland Co., Upper Canada; Land Registry Records (B&S 4481) show that Anne Marsh (Widow of Jas.? Chisholm), Angus A. Chisholm & Archibald C. Chisholm sold 45 acres of east half Conc A Lot 35 to Hiram Bulkler?, ITS Date: Apr 20 1836, Reg. Date: Oct 21 18368
  • Residence: 16 February 1853; Conc A Lot 35, Brighton Twp., Northumberland Co., Canada West; Land Registry Records (B&S 803) show that Agnus A. Chisholm & other sold part of the east half of Conc A Lot 35 to Margaret Singleton, ITS Date: Feb 16, 1853, Reg. Date: Apr 17, 1853
    Note: This is the last appearance of a Chisholm in the records for this lot.8
  • Census: April 1861; Brighton, Northumberland Co., Canada West; Age 64 at 1861 Census: Chisholm, Angus, 64, b. UC, FC, widower
    Note: Angus Chisholm is shown just under the family of Eliza Mead who is a widow with several teenage children.5
  • Census: April 1871; Port Hope, Northumberland Co., Ontario; Age 74 at 1871 Census: see James Allan Chisholm (son)10
  • Occupation*: before 19 March 1876; Port Hope, Northumberland Co., Ontario; Occupation: Sailor - per Death Reg'n.4

Family: Ann ? b. c 1796

  • Marriage*: circa 1820; Upper Canada; Date c. 1820 per Census records. per IGI Record.; Principal=Ann ?6

Citations

  1. Angus Allan per email from Andrew Way, Dec. 10, 2004. Angus A. per 1822 Census.
  2. [S33] Unknown author, "Email Message," e-mail to unknown recipient.
  3. [S39] Unknown name of person unknown record type, unknown repository, unknown repository address.
  4. [S12] Unknown author, Ontario Death Registrations, Record Type: microfilm, Name Of Person: Ontario Archives.
  5. [S10] Unknown author, 1861 Canada Census, Record Type: microfilm.
  6. [S19] IGI Record, online unknown url.
  7. [S12] Unknown author, Ontario Death Registrations, Record Type: microfilm, Name Of Person: Ontario Archives, 012315 - 1876.
  8. [S46] Unknown location, Ontario Land Registry Records; unknown film.
  9. [S23] Unknown subject, Ontario Registers CD.
  10. [S14] Unknown author, 1871 Canada Census, Record Type: microfilm.

John McArthur1,2

M, #38174, b. circa 1740
  • Birth*: circa 1740; per 1803 Census, Nancy McArthur
  • Marriage*: before 1764; Principal=? ?3
  • Marriage*: before 1775; per 1803 Census, Nancy McArthur; Principal=? ?
  • Residence*: 1795; Thurlow Twp., Hastings Co., Ontario; "McArthur, John of Thurlow. Soldier. Loyal Rangers.; Charles of Murray. OC 23 June 1801" per Sons and Daughters of American Loyalists, pg. 186, Ontario Registers CD2

Family 1: ? ? b. c 1740

Family 2: ? ? b. 1743

Citations

  1. John McArthur per Loyalist List.
  2. [S23] Unknown subject, Ontario Registers CD.
  3. [S22] Rootsweb, online unknown url.

? ?

F, #38175, b. 1743
  • Birth*: 1743; Date 1743 per 1803 Census.
  • Marriage*: before 1775; per 1803 Census, Nancy McArthur; Principal=John McArthur
  • Married Name: before 1772; McArthur
  • Census*: 1803; Murray Twp., Northumberland Co., Ontario; 1803 Census: McArthur, Widow, Age 60; Polly, 19; Charles, 30, John, 24
  • Census: 1806; Murray Twp., Northumberland Co., Ontario; 1806 Census: McArthur, Mrs., 63; Charles, 34; John, 28; Betsey, 21; Polly, 1
  • Census: 1808; Murray Twp., Northumberland Co., Ontario; 1808 Census: McArthur, Mrs.; 1 male 16 to 60; 1 female

Family: John McArthur b. c 1740

Neal McArthur

M, #38176, b. 1786
  • Birth*: 1786; Date 1786 per 1803 Census. Date 1785 per 1822 Militia Return.1
  • Census*: 1803; Murray Twp., Northumberland Co., Ontario; Age 17 at 1803 Census: see Alexander Chisholm
  • Residence*: 1822; Prince Edward Co., Ontario; Militia Return: name: Niel McArthur; Age: 37; Rank: Sergeant; Regiment: 2nd Regiment, Prince Edward County1

Citations

  1. [S23] Unknown subject, Ontario Registers CD.

Polly McArthur

F, #38177, b. 1789
  • Birth*: 1789; Date 1789 per 1803 Census.
  • Census*: 1803; Murray Twp., Northumberland Co., Ontario; Age 14 at 1803 Census: see Alexander Chisholm

Polly McArthur

F, #38178, b. 1784
  • Birth*: 1784; Date 1784 per 1803 Census.
  • Census*: 1803; Murray Twp., Northumberland Co., Ontario; Age 19 at 1803 Census: see Widow McArthur

Charles McArthur

M, #38179, b. 1773
  • Birth*: 1773; Date 1773 per 1803 Census.
  • Residence*: 23 June 1801; Thurlow Twp., Hastings Co., Ontario; OC Date: per Loyalist List. - see John McArthur1
  • Census*: 1803; Murray Twp., Northumberland Co., Ontario; Age 30 at 1803 Census: see Widow McArthur
  • Census: 1804; Murray Twp., Northumberland Co., Ontario; 1804 Census: Charles McArthur; 1 male 16 to 60
  • Census: 1806; Murray Twp., Northumberland Co., Ontario; Age 34 at 1806 Census: see Mrs. McArthur (mother)
  • Census: 1814; Murray Twp., Northumberland Co., Ontario; 1808 Census: Chalres McArthur; 1 male 16 to 60; 1 female over 16
  • Census: 1815; Murray Twp., Northumberland Co., Ontario; 1815 Census: Charles McArthur; 2 males over 16; 2 males under16; 2 females over 16; 2 females under 16
  • Census: 1818; Murray Twp., Northumberland Co., Ontario; 1818 Census: Charles McArthur; 1 male over 16
  • Census: 1819; Murray Twp., Northumberland Co., Ontario; 1819 Census: Charles McArthur; 1 male over 16

Citations

  1. [S23] Unknown subject, Ontario Registers CD.

John McArthur

M, #38180, b. 1779
  • Birth*: 1779; Date 1779 per 1803 Census.
  • Marriage*: before 1804; Ontario; Principal=Betsey ?
  • Residence*: 10 August 1801; Conc 6 Lot 28, Brighton Twp., Northumberland Co., Ontario; Land Registry Records (Patent) show that John McArthur obtained the Patent from the Crown for all 200 acres of Lot 28, Conc 6, ITS Date: Aug 10 18011
  • Census*: 1803; Murray Twp., Northumberland Co., Ontario; Age 24 at 1803 Census: see Widow McArthur
  • Census: 1804; Murray Twp., Northumberland Co., Ontario; 1804 Census: John McArthur; 1 male 16 to 60; 3 females
  • Census: 1806; Murray Twp., Northumberland Co., Ontario; Age 28 at 1806 Census: see Mrs. McArthur
  • Census: 1808; Murray Twp., Northumberland Co., Ontario; 1808 Census: John and Betsy McArthur; 1 male 16 to 60; 1 male under 16; 2 females

Family: Betsey ? b. 1785

  • Marriage*: before 1804; Ontario; Principal=Betsey ?

Citations

  1. [S46] Unknown location, Ontario Land Registry Records; unknown film.

Betsey ?

F, #38181, b. 1785
  • Birth*: 1785; Date 1785 per 1806 Census.
  • Marriage*: before 1804; Ontario; Principal=John McArthur
  • Married Name: before 1804; McArthur
  • Census*: 1806; Murray Twp., Northumberland Co., Ontario; Age 21 at 1806 Census: see Mrs. McArthur (mother-in-law)

Family: John McArthur b. 1779

Polly McArthur

F, #38182, b. 1805
  • Birth*: 1805; Murray Twp., Northumberland Co., Ontario; Date 1805 per 1806 Census.
  • Census*: 1806; Murray Twp., Northumberland Co., Ontario; Age 1 at 1806 Census: see Mrs. McArthur (grandmother)

Ann ?1

F, #38183, b. circa 1796
  • Birth*: circa 1796; per IGI Record.1
  • Marriage*: circa 1820; Upper Canada; Date c. 1820 per Census records. per IGI Record.; Principal=Angus Allan Chisholm1
  • Married Name: circa 1820; Chisholm1

Family: Angus Allan Chisholm b. 1796, d. 19 Mar 1876

Citations

  1. [S19] IGI Record, online unknown url.
  2. [S33] Unknown author, "Email Message," e-mail to unknown recipient.

Archibald Charles Chisholm1

M, #38184, b. circa 1804
  • Birth*: circa 1804; Murray Twp., Northumberland Co., Upper Canada; per 1821 Census - first appearance, with Angus A. Chisholm
  • Residence: 1821; Conc A Lot 35, Murray Twp., Northumberland Co., Upper Canada; 1821 Assessment: Archibald C. Chisholm; Conc A, Part Lot 35; 47 acres uncult.; 3 acres cult.
  • Census*: 1821; Murray Twp., Northumbeland Co., Upper Canada; 1821 Census: Archibald C. Chisholm; 1 male over 16
  • Residence: 1822; Conc A Lot 35, Murray Twp., Northumberland Co., Upper Canada; 1822 Assessment: Charles Chisholm; Conc A, West Part Lot 35; 48 acres uncult.; 2 acres cult.
  • Census: 1822; Murray Twp., Northumbeland Co., Upper Canada; 1822 Census: Charles Chisholm; 1 male over 16
  • Residence: 1823; Conc A Lot 35, Murray Twp., Northumberland Co., Upper Canada; 1823 Assessment: Archibald C. Chisholm; Conc A, West Part Lot 35; 43 acres uncult.; 3 acres cult.
  • Census: 1823; Murray Twp., Northumbeland Co., Upper Canada; 1823 Census: Archibald C.Chisholm; 1 male over 16
  • Census: 1824; Murray Twp., Northumbeland Co., Upper Canada; 1824 Census: Charles Chisholm; 1 male over 16
  • Residence: 1824; Conc A Lot 35, Murray Twp., Northumberland Co., Upper Canada; 1824 Assessment: Charles Chisholm; Conc A, West Part Lot 35; 48 acres uncult.; 2 acres cult.
  • Residence: 1825; Conc A Lot 35, Murray Twp., Northumberland Co., Upper Canada; 1825 Assessment: Archibald C. Chisholm; Conc A, West Part Lot 35; 44 acres uncult.; 2 acres cult.
  • Census: 1826; Murray Twp., Northumbeland Co., Upper Canada; 1826 Census & Assessment: Archibald C. Chisholm; 50 acres uncultivated; Lot 35; Conc B; 1 male over 16; Total 1
  • Note*: 1828; Northumberland Co., Upper Canada; 1828 Northumberland Militia Return: Sgt. Arch'd C. Chisholm, 2nd Company, 3rd Regiment, under Captain Singleton
  • Residence: 1829; Conc B Lot 35, Murray Twp., Northumberland Co., Upper Canada; 1829 Assessment: Charles Chisholm; Conc B, West Part Lot 35; 40 acres uncult.
  • Census: 1830; Murray Twp., Northumbeland Co., Upper Canada; 1830 Assessment: Charles Chisholm; 50 acres uncultivated; Part of Lot 35; Conc B
  • Residence: 1831; Conc B Lot 35, Murray Twp., Northumberland Co., Upper Canada; 1831 Assessment: Charles Chisholm; Conc B, Part Lot ?5; 47 acres uncult.; 1 male over 16; Total 1
  • Residence: 1832; Conc B Lot 35, Murray Twp., Northumberland Co., Upper Canada; 1832 Assessment: Charles Chisholm; Conc B, Part Lot 35; 39 acres uncult., 10 acres cult.; 1 male over 16; Total 1
  • Residence: 1833; Conc B Lot 35, Murray Twp., Northumberland Co., Upper Canada; 1833 Assessment: Charles Chisholm; Conc B, Center Lot 35; 41 acres uncult., 8 acres cult.; 1 male over 16; Total 1
  • Census: 1835; Murray Twp., Northumbeland Co., Upper Canada; 1835 Assessment: Charles Chisholm; 1 male over 16; 5 acres cult. & 40 acres uncult.; E. Part of Lot 35; Conc A
  • Note: 1 January 1835; Cramahe Twp., Northumberland Co., Upper Canada; Witness at marriage of George Singleton Marsh.2
  • Residence: 13 April 1836; Murray Twp., Northumberland Co., Upper Canada; Charles Chisholm is a witness for the Petition of his brother Angus Chisholm.3
  • Residence: 4 May 1836; Murray Twp., Northumberland Co., Upper Canada; "Mr. John Steele, Esquire, Chairman of the Quarter Sessions and Thomas War, Esquire, Clerk of the Peace, in and for the Newcastle District do hereby certify that on this thirteenth day of April 1836 Angus Chisholm of the township of Murray in the Newcastle District, yeoman, personally appeared before the Sessions and is recognized by the Magistrates to be the son of Captain Alexander Chisholm of the township of Thurlow, deceased, a U.E. Loyalist, and that the said Angus Chisholm retained his loyalty during the late war. John Steele, Clerk of Quarter Sessions ... T. Ward. Clerk of the Peace" Petition #130a, Bundle 5, "C", C-1649, Crown Land Petitions, Ontario Archives, Dec. 13, 2004.
    OC Date: per Loyalist List. - see Alexander Chisholm
    Also, Petition #130b: (front of Petition) ... recommended ... May 4, 18364,3
  • Residence*: 20 September 1836; Conc A Lot 35, Murray Twp., Northumberland Co., Upper Canada; Land Registry Records (B&S 4481) show that Anne Marsh (??Widow of Jas.? Chisholm? - not clear at all), Agnus A. Chisholm & Archibald C. Chisholm sold 45 acres of east half Conc A Lot 35 to Hiram Bulkler?, ITS Date: Apr 20 1836, Reg. Date: Oct 21 18363

Citations

  1. Archbald C. in 1821 Census & Charles in 1822 Census???
  2. [S28] Unknown short register title: entry for unknown spouses' names unknown repository, unknown repository address.
  3. [S46] Unknown location, Ontario Land Registry Records; unknown film.
  4. [S23] Unknown subject, Ontario Registers CD.

James C. Chisholm1

M, #38185, b. 1806
  • Birth*: 1806; Murray Twp., Northumberland Co., Upper Canada; Date 1806 per 1861 & 1871 Census - is this the right James Chisholm?? First appears in Murray Census in 1823.
    Date Sep 23 1803 per email from Andrew Way, Dec. 12, 2004 - Is the same person??2,3
  • Residence: 1823; Conc A Lot 34, Murray Twp., Northumberland Co., Upper Canada; 1823 Assessment: James C. Chisholm; Conc A, East Half of Lot 34; 42 acres uncult; 4 acres cult.
  • Census*: 1823; Murray Twp., Northumberland Co., Upper Canada; 1823 Census: James C. Chisholm; 1 male over 16
  • Residence: 1824; Conc A Lot 35, Murray Twp., Northumberland Co., Upper Canada; 1823 Assessment: James Chisholm; Conc A, East Half of Lot 35; 47 acres uncult; 3 acres cult.
  • Census: 1824; Murray Twp., Northumberland Co., Upper Canada; 1824 Census: James Chisholm; 1 male over 16
  • Census: 1826; Murray Twp., Northumberland Co., Upper Canada; 1826 Census & Assessment: James W. Chisholm; 190 acres uncultivated; 10 acres cultivated; Lot 35 - west?; Conc A; 1 male over 16; Total 1
  • Residence: 1827; Conc A Lot 35, Murray Twp., Northumberland Co., Upper Canada; 1827 Assessment: James Chisholm; Conc A, East Half of Lot 35; 50 acres uncult
  • Census: 1827; Murray Twp., Northumberland Co., Upper Canada; 1827 Census: James Chisholm; 1 male over 16; Total 1
  • Residence: 1829; Conc B, Lot 35, Murray Twp., Northumberland Co., Upper Canada; 1829 Assessment: James Chisholm; Conc B, East Part Lot 35 - 44 acres uncult., 6 acres cult.
  • Census: 1830; Murray Twp., Northumberland Co., Upper Canada; 1830 Assessment: James Chisholm; 50 acres uncultivated; Part of Lot 35; Conc A
  • Residence: 1832; Conc A, Lot 35, Murray Twp., Northumberland Co., Upper Canada; 1832 Assessment: James Chisholm; Conc A, West 1/4 Part Lot 35 - 40 acres uncult., 10 acres cult.; 1 male over 16; Total 1
  • Residence*: 26 July 1833; Conc A Lot 35, Murray Twp., Northumberland Co., Upper Canada; Land Registry Records (B&S 3244) show that James Chisholm and Angus A. Chisholm sold the west half of the east half of Conc A Lot 35 to Robert Weller, ITS Date: July 26 1833, Reg. Date: Jan 29 18344
  • Residence: 4 May 1836; Murray Twp., Northumberland Co., Upper Canada; OC Date: per Loyalist List. - see Alexander Chisholm5
  • Census: 1848; Conc B Lot 31, Murray Twp., Northumberland Co., Canada West; 1848 Census: James Chisholm; farmer; Conc B, Lot 31, non-proprietor
  • Census: 1850; Conc B Lot 31, Murray Twp., Northumberland Co., Canada West; 1850 Census: James Chisholm; farmer; Conc B, Lot 31, non-proprietor; 2 persons
  • Census: 1851; Brighton Twp., Northumberland Co., Canada West; Age 44 at 1851 Census: Chisholm, James, 44, b. Cda., WM, yeoman; Marsh, Ann, 80, b. USA, WM, widow; George, 1, b. Cda., WM
    Note: This is the only James Chisholm - dates are not exactly right. Ann Marsh was widow of Alexander Chisholm who married Cyrus Marsh.6
  • Census: April 1861; Brighton, Northumberland Co., Canada West; Age 55 at 1861 Census: Chisholm, James, 55, b. U.C., WM, farmer, single; Marsh, Nancy, 91, b. US, WM, widow
    Note: Nancy was the wife of John Singleton and Alexander Chisholm7
  • Census: April 1871; Brighton Twp., Northumberland Co., Ontario; Age 65 at 1871 Census: Chisholm, James, 65, b. Ont., Scot., Free Kirk, lab., widower
    Just above this record is: Lawson, Sylvester,
    (Conc B, Lot 25, 100 acres, owner)
    - Div. 1, pg. 43., C-99842

Citations

  1. James W. per 1826 Census. James C. per 1823 Census. James per 1824 Census.
  2. [S14] Unknown author, 1871 Canada Census, Record Type: microfilm.
  3. [S33] Unknown author, "Email Message," e-mail to unknown recipient.
  4. [S46] Unknown location, Ontario Land Registry Records; unknown film.
  5. [S23] Unknown subject, Ontario Registers CD.
  6. [S11] Unknown author, 1851 Canada Census, Record Type: microfilm.
  7. [S10] Unknown author, 1861 Canada Census, Record Type: microfilm.

George Singleton

M, #38186, b. circa June 1815, d. 12 May 1892
  • Birth*: circa June 1815; Murray Twp., Northumberland Co., Ontario; Date 1814 & location Brighton per Death Reg'n. Date 1815 per Burial. Date 1815 & location Ont. per 1891 Census. Date 1815 & location Ont. per 1881 Census. Date 1815 & location Ont. per 1871 Census. Date 1814 & location UC per 1861 Census. Date 1814 & location Cda. per 1851 Census. 1 male under 16 per 1815 Census.
    Note: Tobey Book pg. 64 says John Singleton came to area April 1815.1,2,3,4,5,6,7,8
  • Marriage*: before 1843; Northumberland Co., Ontario; Principal=Catherine Sparrow3
  • Death*: 12 May 1892; Brighton, Northumberland Co., Ontario; Death Reg'n.#012578: Name: George Singleton; Date: May 12 1892; Age: 78; Occ.: yeoman; Born: Brighton; Cause: congestion of lungs; Phys. & Inf.: C. M. Sanford; Reg'd.: May 19 1892; Rel.: Pres.; Reg'r.: M. K. Lockwood (Ontario Death Registration, #012578-1892, ancestry.com) Date 1892 per Burial.1,9
  • Burial*: 14 May 1892; Mount Hope Cemetery, Brighton, Northumberland Co., Ontario; Memorial: (See Exhibit) John Singleton; Born 1789 Died 1837; Margaret Canniff; Born 1794 Died 1886; Thier Children; George; 1815 - 1892; Melissa; 1820 - 1891; Abraham; 1817 - 1903; Leonora; 1822 - 1909 (Mount Hope Cemetery, Brighton, July 10, 2004.1
  • Residence*: 1834; Murray Twp., Northumberland Co., Ontario; 1834 Assessment: George Singleton; 1 male over 16
  • Residence: 1835; Murray Twp., Northumberland Co., Ontario; 1835 Assessment: George Singleton; 1 male over 16
  • Residence: 1836; Murray Twp., Northumberland Co., Ontario; 1836 Assessment: George Singleton; 1 male over 16
  • Census*: 1837; Brighton, Northumberland Co., Ontario; 1837 Assessment: George Singleton; Town Lot in Brighton
  • Residence: 1837; Murray Twp., Northumberland Co., Ontario; 1837 Assessment: George Singleton; Town Lot in Brighton - 1/4 acre;1 male over 16
  • Residence: 1838; Murray Twp., Northumberland Co., Ontario; 1838 Assessment: George Singleton; Conc A, South Half Lot Lot 35 - 72 acres uncult., 35 acres cult.; 2 males over 16; 1 female over 16; 1 female under 16; Total 4
  • Residence: 1838; Murray Twp., Northumberland Co., Ontario; 1838 Assessment: George Singleton; Conc A, South Half Lot Lot 35 - 72 acres uncult., 35 acres cult.; 2 males over 16; 1 female over 16; 1 female under 16; Total 4
  • Census: 1839; Brighton, Northumberland Co., Ontario; 1839 Census: George Singleton; 1 male over 16; 3 females over 16
  • Census: 1841; Brighton, Northumberland Co., Ontario; 1841 Census: George Singleton; 2 males over 16; 3 females over 16
  • Census: 1848; Conc A Lot 35, Murray Twp., Northumberland Co., Ontario; 1848 Census: George Singleton; Conc A, Lot 35, occ., prop.; farmer
  • Census: 1850; Conc A Lot 35, Murray Twp., Northumberland Co., Ontario; 1850 Census: George Singleton; Conc A, Lot 35, occ., non-prop.; Total Persons - 5
  • Census: 1852; Brighton Twp., Northumberland Co., Ontario; Age 37 at 1851 Census: Singleton, George, 37, b. Cda., Congreg., Gentleman, married; Catherine, 28, b. Cda., Cong., married; William L., 8; John A., 5; Mary M., 3; George, 16
  • Census: April 1861; Brighton Twp., Northumberland Co., Ontario; Age 47 at 1861 Census: Singleton, George, 47, b. Ont., Pres., farmer, married; Catherine, 38, b. Ont., Pres., married; William, 17; John, 14; Mary, 12; George T., 10; J. H.(m), 9; Walter, 75
  • Census: April 1871; Brighton, Northumberland Co., Ontario; Age 56 at 1871 Census: Singleton, George, 56, b. Ont., Irish, C. Pres., farmer, married; Catherine, 48, b.Ont., Eng., married; John, 24, b. Ont., Irish; Mary, 23; Walter, 16; Margaret E., 74
  • Census: April 1881; Brighton, Northumberland Co., Ontario; Age 66 at 1881 Census: Singleton, George, 66, b. Ont., Irish, Pres., farmer, married; Catherine, 59, b. Ont., Eng., Pres., married; John, 32, b. Ont., Irish, Pres., single; Mary, 31; Nellie, 17 (familysearch.org)3
  • Census: April 1891; Brighton, Northumberland Co., Ontario; Age 76 at 1891 Census: Singleton, George, 67, b. Ont., p.b. Ont. & US, C. Pres., married; Catharine, 68, b. Ont., p.b. England & US, C. Pres., married; John, 44, b. Ont., p.b. Ont., C. Pres., single; Mary, 41, b. Ont., p.b. Ont., C. Pres., single (1891 Census: Brighton Village, dist. 98, sub-dist. b-3, pg. 1, line 11 - ancestry.com)2

Family: Catherine Sparrow b. 1822

Citations

  1. [S15] Unknown author, Tombstone Inscription.
  2. [S6] Unknown author, 1891 Canada Census, Record Type: microfilm.
  3. [S16] Unknown author, 1881 Canada Census, Record Type: microfilm.
  4. [S14] Unknown author, 1871 Canada Census, Record Type: microfilm.
  5. [S10] Unknown author, 1861 Canada Census, Record Type: microfilm.
  6. [S11] Unknown author, 1851 Canada Census, Record Type: microfilm.
  7. [S12] Unknown author, Ontario Death Registrations, Record Type: microfilm, Name Of Person: Ontario Archives.
  8. [S54] Wilfred M. Sprung & Barbara Nyland, Tobey Book.
  9. [S12] Unknown author, Ontario Death Registrations, Record Type: microfilm, Name Of Person: Ontario Archives, #012578-1892.

Catherine Sparrow1,2,3

F, #38187, b. 1822
  • Birth*: 1822; Ontario; Date 1823 & location Ont. per 1891 Census. Date 1822 & location Ontario per 1881 Census. Date 1823 & location Ont. per 1871 Census. Date 1823 & location UC per 1861 Census. Date 1823 7 location Cda. per 1851 Census.2,4,5,6,7
  • Marriage*: before 1843; Northumberland Co., Ontario; Principal=George Singleton2
  • Married Name: before 1843; Singleton2
  • Census: 1852; Brighton Twp., Northumberland Co., Ontario; Age 28 at 1851 Census: see George Singleton7
  • Census: April 1861; Brighton Twp., Northumberland Co., Ontario; Age 38 at 1861 Census: see George Singleton6
  • Census: April 1871; Brighton, Northumberland Co., Ontario; Age 48 at 1871 Census: see George Singleton5
  • Census*: April 1881; Brighton, Northumberland Co., Ontario; Age 59 at 1881 Census: see George Singleton2
  • Census: April 1891; Brighton, Northumberland Co., Ontario; Age 68 at 1891 Census: see George Singleton4

Family: George Singleton b. c Jun 1815, d. 12 May 1892

Citations

  1. Catherine Sparrow per family tree of gksparkco on ancestry.com, Oct 18 2010.
  2. [S16] Unknown author, 1881 Canada Census, Record Type: microfilm.
  3. [S83] Ancestry.ca, online unknown url.
  4. [S6] Unknown author, 1891 Canada Census, Record Type: microfilm.
  5. [S14] Unknown author, 1871 Canada Census, Record Type: microfilm.
  6. [S10] Unknown author, 1861 Canada Census, Record Type: microfilm.
  7. [S11] Unknown author, 1851 Canada Census, Record Type: microfilm.

John A. Singleton1,2

M, #38188, b. 1849
  • Birth*: 1849; Brighton, Northumberland Co., Ontario; Date 1847 & location Ont. per 1891 Census. Date 1849 & location Ont. per 1881 Census. Date 1847 & location Ont. per 1871 Census. Date 1847 & location UC per 1861 Census. Date 1846 & location Cda. per 1851 Census.2,3,4,5,6
  • Census: 1852; Brighton Twp., Northumberland Co., Ontario; Age 5 at 1851 Census: see George Singleton6
  • Census: April 1861; Brighton Twp., Northumberland Co., Ontario; Age 14 at 1861 Census: see George Singleton5
  • Census: April 1871; Brighton, Northumberland Co., Ontario; Age 24 at 1871 Census: see George Singleton4
  • Census*: April 1881; Brighton, Northumberland Co., Ontario; Age 32 at 1881 Census: see George Singleton2
  • Census: April 1891; Brighton, Northumberland Co., Ontario; Age 44 at 1891 Census: see George Singleton (father)3

Citations

  1. John A. per 1851 Census.
  2. [S16] Unknown author, 1881 Canada Census, Record Type: microfilm.
  3. [S6] Unknown author, 1891 Canada Census, Record Type: microfilm.
  4. [S14] Unknown author, 1871 Canada Census, Record Type: microfilm.
  5. [S10] Unknown author, 1861 Canada Census, Record Type: microfilm.
  6. [S11] Unknown author, 1851 Canada Census, Record Type: microfilm.

Mary M. Singleton1,2,3

F, #38189, b. 1850
  • Birth*: 1850; Brighton, Northumberland Co., Ontario; Date 1850 & location Ont. per 1891 Census. Date 1850 & location Ont. per 1881 Census. Date 1850 & location Ont. per 1871 Census. Date 1849 & location UC per 1861 Census. Date 1848 & location Cda. per 1851 Census.2,4,5,3
  • Census: 1852; Brighton Twp., Northumberland Co., Ontario; Age 3 at 1851 census: see George Singleton3
  • Census: April 1861; Brighton Twp., Northumberland Co., Ontario; Age 12 at 1861 Census: see George Singleton5
  • Census: April 1871; Brighton, Northumberland Co., Ontario; Age 21 at 1871 census: see George Singleton4
  • Census*: April 1881; Brighton, Northumberland Co., Ontario; Age 31 at 1881 Census: see George Singleton2
  • Census: April 1891; Brighton, Northumberland Co., Ontario; Age 41 at 1891 Census: see George Singleton (father)6

Citations

  1. Mary M. per 1851 Census.
  2. [S16] Unknown author, 1881 Canada Census, Record Type: microfilm.
  3. [S11] Unknown author, 1851 Canada Census, Record Type: microfilm.
  4. [S14] Unknown author, 1871 Canada Census, Record Type: microfilm.
  5. [S10] Unknown author, 1861 Canada Census, Record Type: microfilm.
  6. [S6] Unknown author, 1891 Canada Census, Record Type: microfilm.

Margaret E. "Nellie" Singleton1,2,3

F, #38190, b. 1864
  • Birth*: 1864; Brighton, Northumberland Co., Ontario; Date 1864 per 1881 Census.2
  • Census: April 1871; Brighton, Northumberland Co., Ontario; Age 7 at 1871 Census: see George Singleton3
  • Census*: April 1881; Brighton, Northumberland Co., Ontario; Age 17 at 1881 Census: see George Singleon2

Citations

  1. Margaret E. per 1871 Census.
  2. [S16] Unknown author, 1881 Canada Census, Record Type: microfilm.
  3. [S14] Unknown author, 1871 Canada Census, Record Type: microfilm.

Abraham C. Singleton1,2,3

M, #38191, b. 30 July 1817, d. 23 January 1903
  • Birth*: 30 July 1817; Murray Twp., Northumberland Co., Ontario; Date 1818 & location Brighton per Death Reg'n. Date 1817 per Burial. Date Jul 30 1817 & location Ont. rural per 1901 Census. Date 1818 & location Ont. per 1891 Census. Date 1818 & location Ont. per 1881 Census. Date 1822 & location Ont. per 1871 Census. Date 1819 & location UC per 1861 Census.2,3,4,5,6,7,8
  • Death*: 23 January 1903; Brighton, Northumberland Co., Ontario; Death Reg'n.#018970: Name: Abraham Singleton; Date: Jan 23 1903; Age: 85; Res. & Born: Brighton; Status: single Occ.: farmer; Cause: old age; Phys.: none; Rel.: Pres.; Inf.: Chas. Helman; Reg'd.: Jan 26 1903; Reg'r.: J. H. Morrow (Ontario Death Registration, #018970-1903, ancestry.com)9
  • Burial*: 25 June 1903; Mount Hope Cemetery, Brighton, Northumberland Co., Ontario; Memorial: (See Exhibit) John Singleton; Born 1789 Died 1837; Margaret Canniff; Born 1794 Died 1886; Thier Children; George; 1815 - 1892; Melissa; 1820 - 1891; Abraham; 1817 - 1903; Leonora; 1822 - 1909 (Mount Hope Cemetery, Brighton, July 10, 2004.2
  • Census: 1848; Conc A Lot 35, Murray Twp., Northumberland Co., Ontario; 1848 Census: Abraham Singleton; Conc A, Lot 35,, occ., prop., Mun. Clerk
  • Census: 1850; Conc A Lot 35, Murray Twp., Northumberland Co., Ontario; 1850 Census: Abraham C. Singleton; Conc A, Lot 35, P=Church, 1=Merchant Shop, prop.; Total Persons: 1
  • Residence*: April 1861; Conc A Lot 35, Brighton Twp., Brighton, Northumberland Co., Ontario; 1861 Census Agr.: A. C. Singleton; Conc A, Lot 35, 50 acres4
  • Census: April 1861; Brighton, Northumberland Co., Ontario; Age 42 at 1861 Census: Singleton, A. C., 42, b. UC, FC, farmer, single; Margaret, 68, b. US, WM, widow; Malissa, 37, b. UC, WM, single; L. E., 34; Meade, L. E., 17; Duncan, Peter, - , b. UC, F.C., Clergyman, other res. Colborne, single (1861 Census: Brighton Village, pg. 323 of 899, line 44 - ancestry.com)
    Note: There are two people living with this family that suggest a further Singleton connection. L. E. Meade is Leonora Helen Meade, daughter of Henry Meade and Eliza Singleton. Peter Duncan is a Pres. Minister from Colborne who would marry Leonora Meade soon. What connection is Eliza Singleton to this family?? It is not documented yet that I have seen.4
  • Census: April 1871; Brighton, Northumberland Co., Ontario; Age 49? per 1871 Census: see Margaret Singleton (mother)3
  • Census*: April 1881; Brighton, Northumberland Co., Ontario; Age 63 at 1881 Census: Singleton, Abraham, 63, b. Ont., Irish, Pres., farmer, single; Margaret, 86, b. USA, Eng., Pres., widow; Malissa, 60, b. Ont., Irish, Pres.; Leonora, 58; Helman, Charles, 21, b. Ont., Irish, Pres. (familysearch.org)5
  • Census: April 1891; Brighton, Northumberland Co., Ontario; Age 73 at 1891 Census: Singleton, Abraham, 73, b. Ont., p.b. Ont. & US, Pres., farmer, single; Leonora E., 68, b. Ont., p.b. Ont. & US, Pres., sister, single (1891 Census: Brighton Village, dist. 98, sub-dist. b-1, pg. 22, line 17 - ancestry.com)7
  • Census: April 1901; Brighton, Northumberland Co., Ontario; Age 83 at 1901 Census: Singleton, A.(m), 83, b. Ont. r. Jul 30 1817, Scot., Pres., farmer, single; L.(f), 78, b. Ont. r. Oct 22 1822, Scot., Pres., sister, single (1901 Census: Brighton Village, dist. 95, sub-dist. b-3, pg. 1, line 48 - ancestry.com)8

Citations

  1. Abraham C. per 1871 Census.
  2. [S15] Unknown author, Tombstone Inscription.
  3. [S14] Unknown author, 1871 Canada Census, Record Type: microfilm.
  4. [S10] Unknown author, 1861 Canada Census, Record Type: microfilm.
  5. [S16] Unknown author, 1881 Canada Census, Record Type: microfilm.
  6. [S12] Unknown author, Ontario Death Registrations, Record Type: microfilm, Name Of Person: Ontario Archives.
  7. [S6] Unknown author, 1891 Canada Census, Record Type: microfilm.
  8. [S13] Unknown author, 1901 Canada Census, Record Type: microfilm.
  9. [S12] Unknown author, Ontario Death Registrations, Record Type: microfilm, Name Of Person: Ontario Archives, #018970-1903.