James Albert Robinson

M, #839, b. 1867, d. 9 March 1868
  • Birth*: 1867; Brighton Twp., Northumberland Co., Ontario
  • Death*: 9 March 1868; Brighton Twp., Northumberland Co., Ontario

Effie Mabel Robinson1,2

F, #840, b. 1869
  • Birth*: 1869; Brighton Twp., Northumberland Co., Ontario; Date Aug 1869 & location Ont. per 1911 Census. Date 1869 & location Ont. per 1891 Census.3,4
  • Marriage*: 23 December 1891; Brighton Twp., Northumberland Co., Ontario; Marriage Reg'n.#008278: Groom: Robt. C. Snelgrove; Age: 24; Res. & Born: Brighton Twp.; Status: bachelor; Occ.: farmer; Parents: Robert & Mary Snelgrove; Bride: Effie Mabel Robinson; Age: 22; Res. & Born: Brighton Twp.; Status: spinster; Parents: John A. & Helen Robinson; Wit.: Maud Snelgrove, Smithfield & W. J. Goodfellow, Codrington; Date: Dec 23 1891; Place: Brighton Twp.; Rel.: Meth.; Peformed by: Rev. R. H. Leitch (Ontario Marriage Registration, #008278-1891, ancestry.com); Principal=Robert Charles Snelgrove5
  • Census*: 1871; Brighton Twp, Northumberland Co., Ontario; Age 2 at 1871 Census: see James Ames (grandfather)
    Note: Name is Alice in 1871 Census. Could be mistake or knickname??6
  • Census: April 1881; Brighton Twp., Northumberland Co., Ontario; Age 11 at 1881 Census: see John Albert Robinson7
  • Census: April 1891; Brighton Twp., Northumberland Co., Ontario; Age 21 at 1891 Census: see John Albert Robinson8
  • Married Name: 23 December 1891; Snelgrove
  • Census: 1911; 3 Wellesley Ave., Toronto, York Co., Ontario; Age 41? at 1911 Census: see Charles Snelgrove4
  • Note*: 28 June 1918; Toronto, Ontario; "After two months illness, Mrs. Jno A. Robinson passed away Sunday morning at the residence of her son, 728 Paper Ave., Toronto, at the advanced age of 78. Deceased was born in Prince Edward County but spent most of her life in Brighton Twp., removing to Toronto about five years ago. Her husband and two children survive, Mrs. C. Snelgrove and E. R. Robinson. The funeral took place on Tuesday morning from Brighton Station to McPhail Cemetery." from The Brighton Ensign, June 28, 1918, seen at The Ontario Archives, Feb. 7, 2001
  • Note: 2 August 1918; Brighton Twp., Codrington, Northumberland Co., Ontario; "Mr. and Mrs. Carman Abernathy, Mr. John A. Robinson and daughter, Mrs. Chas. Snelgrove motored from Toronto on Tuesday and will spend a few days with friends." from The Brighton Ensign, August 2, 1918, seen at The Ontario Archives, Feb. 7, 2001
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Family: Robert Charles Snelgrove b. May 1867

  • Marriage*: 23 December 1891; Brighton Twp., Northumberland Co., Ontario; Marriage Reg'n.#008278: Groom: Robt. C. Snelgrove; Age: 24; Res. & Born: Brighton Twp.; Status: bachelor; Occ.: farmer; Parents: Robert & Mary Snelgrove; Bride: Effie Mabel Robinson; Age: 22; Res. & Born: Brighton Twp.; Status: spinster; Parents: John A. & Helen Robinson; Wit.: Maud Snelgrove, Smithfield & W. J. Goodfellow, Codrington; Date: Dec 23 1891; Place: Brighton Twp.; Rel.: Meth.; Peformed by: Rev. R. H. Leitch (Ontario Marriage Registration, #008278-1891, ancestry.com); Principal=Robert Charles Snelgrove5

Citations

  1. Effie Mabel Robinson per marr. reg'n.
  2. [S8] Unknown author, Ontario Archives, Record Type: Microfilm.
  3. [S6] Unknown author, 1891 Canada Census, Record Type: microfilm.
  4. [S60] Unknown author, 1911 Canada Census, Record Type: microfilm.
  5. [S8] Unknown author, Ontario Archives, Record Type: Microfilm, #008278-1891.
  6. [S14] Unknown author, 1871 Canada Census, Record Type: microfilm, Age 2.
  7. [S16] Unknown author, 1881 Canada Census, Record Type: microfilm, Age 11.
  8. [S6] Unknown author, 1891 Canada Census, Record Type: microfilm, Age 21.
  9. [S42] Brighton Ensign.

Ella May Robinson

F, #842, b. 15 March 1872, d. 30 November 1874

  • Birth*: 15 March 1872; Brighton Twp., Codrington, Northumberland Co., Ontario; Date Mar 15 1872 calc per Burial1
  • Death*: 30 November 1874; Brighton Twp., Codrington, Northumberland Co., Ontario; Date Nov 30 1874 per Burial1
  • Burial*: 2 December 1874; McPhail's Cemetery, Brighton Twp., Northumberland Co., Ontario; Memorial: (See Exhibit) In memory of; Ella May; Daughter of; John A. & Ellen Robinson; Who Died; Nov 30 1874; Age 2 Yrs 8? Mos 18 Days1

Citations

  1. [S15] Unknown author, Tombstone Inscription.

Eldon R. Robinson

M, #843, b. 12 March 1876, d. 1961

  • Birth*: 12 March 1876; Brighton Twp., Codrington, Northumberland Co., Ontario; Date 1876 & location Ont. per 1911 Census. Date Mar 12 1876 & location Ont. rural per 1901 Census. Date and location per note re King Farm House1,2
  • Marriage*: 26 December 1905; Brighton Twp., Hilton, Northumberland Co., Ontario; Marriaeg Reg'n.#014459: Groom: Eldon Robinson; Age: 29; Res. & Born: Codrington; Status: bachelor; Occ.: Merchant; Rel.: Meth.; Parents: John A. Robinson & Ellen Ames; Bride: Edith Shortt; Age: 21; Res. & Born: Salem; Status: spinster; Occ.: school teacher; Rel.: Meth.; Parents: James Shortt & Jennie Roddy; Wit.: Morely W. Shortt, Hilton & Muriel C. McColl, Wooler; Date: Dec 26 1905; Place: Hilton; Performed by: Rev. G. E. Ross; Reg'd.: Jan 11 1906 (Ontario Marriage Registration, #014459-1906, ancestry.com); Principal=Edythe Beatrice Shortt3
  • Death*: 1961; Ontario; Date 1961 per Memorial & Cem. Transcr.4,5
  • Burial*: 1961; McPhail's Cemetery, Brighton Twp., Northumberland Co., Ontario; Memorial: (See Exhibit) Eldon R. Robinson; 1875 - 1961; his wife; Edythe B. Shortt; 1884 - 1973; their son J. Albert; 19?3 - 1957
    Cemetery Transcription: John Albert Robinson; Feb 22 1836 - Sep 22 1922; Wife Helen Ames; Apr 3 1840 - June 23 1918; Eldon R. Robinson; 1876 - 1961; Edythe B. Shortt; 1884 - 1973; Son Albert J.; 1909 - 1957 (Ontario Archives)
    4,5
  • Note: 12 March 1876; King Farm House, Codrington, Northumberland Co., Ontario; "The Lloyd Ames farm house was the first brick house built in the Village. It is over 100 years old. It was built by Mr. (George) King, Lloyd Ames' (great) Grandfather. Mr. King's son Harrison owned the place later and then Walter Ames bought it. Eldon Robinson was born there on March 12, 1876, and his mother remembers being in it at least 18 years before that (1858). Mr. King Sr. had passed on before Eldon Robinson was born." Tweedsmuir Histories of Codrington, The Village of Codrington, written in 1937 by former codrington School Teacher Miss Nellie Greenly
  • Census: April 1881; Brighton Twp., Northumberland Co., Ontario; Age 5 at 1881 Census: see John Albert Robinson6
  • Census*: April 1891; Brighton Twp., Northumberland Co., Ontario; Age 15 at 1891 Census: see John Albert Robinson7
  • Note*: 30 May 1894; Brighton Twp., Hilton, Northumberland Co., Ontario; Witness at marriage of John Kirk Ames and Mattie Mccoll8
  • Census: April 1901; Brighton Twp., Northumberland Co., Ontario; Age 25 at 1901 Census: see John A. Robinson9
  • Census: 1911; Seymour Twp., Campbellford, Northumberland Co., Ontario; Age 35 at 1911 Census: Robinson, Eldon, 35, b. Ont. March 1876, Irish, Meth., Stage Driver, married; Edith, 27, b. Ont. Jan 1884?, Irish, Meth., married; Helen, 4, b. Ont. Feb 1907, daughter; James, 2, b. Ont. Apr 1908, son; John, 75, b. Ont. Feb 1836, Irish, Meth., Carpenter, Father, married; Ellen, 71, b. Ont. Apr 1840, Irish, Meth., Mother, married (1911 Census Online: Campbellford, dist. 101, sub-dist. 4, pg. 13, line 20 - Hastings Rd.)1
  • Residence*: 1913; 728 Pape Ave., Toronto, York Co., Ontario; Eldon's parents came to live with him in Toronto in 1913 - per Death Reg'n. of his mother Helen (Ames) Robinson.10
  • Residence: 28 June 1918; 728 Pape Ave., Toronto, Ontario; Per death notice of his mother, Ellen (Ames) Robinson
  • Note: 28 June 1918; Toronto, Ontario; "After two months illness, Mrs. Jno A. Robinson passed away Sunday morning at the residence of her son, 728 Paper Ave., Toronto, at the advanced age of 78. Deceased was born in Prince Edward County but spent most of her life in Brighton Twp., removing to Toronto about five years ago. Her husband and two children survive, Mrs. C. Snelgrove and E. R. Robinson. The funeral took place on Tuesday morning from Brighton Station to McPhail Cemetery." from The Brighton Ensign, June 28, 1918, seen at The Ontario Archives, Feb. 7, 2001
  • Residence: 22 September 1922; 728 Pape Ave., Toronto, Ontario; Death Notice of his father, John Albert Robinson, shows this address is where his father died.

Family: Edythe Beatrice Shortt b. Jan 1884, d. 1973

  • Marriage*: 26 December 1905; Brighton Twp., Hilton, Northumberland Co., Ontario; Marriaeg Reg'n.#014459: Groom: Eldon Robinson; Age: 29; Res. & Born: Codrington; Status: bachelor; Occ.: Merchant; Rel.: Meth.; Parents: John A. Robinson & Ellen Ames; Bride: Edith Shortt; Age: 21; Res. & Born: Salem; Status: spinster; Occ.: school teacher; Rel.: Meth.; Parents: James Shortt & Jennie Roddy; Wit.: Morely W. Shortt, Hilton & Muriel C. McColl, Wooler; Date: Dec 26 1905; Place: Hilton; Performed by: Rev. G. E. Ross; Reg'd.: Jan 11 1906 (Ontario Marriage Registration, #014459-1906, ancestry.com); Principal=Edythe Beatrice Shortt3

Citations

  1. [S60] Unknown author, 1911 Canada Census, Record Type: microfilm.
  2. [S13] Unknown author, 1901 Canada Census, Record Type: microfilm.
  3. [S8] Unknown author, Ontario Archives, Record Type: Microfilm, #014459-1906.
  4. [S15] Unknown author, Tombstone Inscription.
  5. [S25] Unknown author, Ontario Cemetery Transcriptions.
  6. [S16] Unknown author, 1881 Canada Census, Record Type: microfilm, Age 5.
  7. [S6] Unknown author, 1891 Canada Census, Record Type: microfilm, Age 15.
  8. [S8] Unknown author, Ontario Archives, Record Type: Microfilm.
  9. [S13] Unknown author, 1901 Canada Census, Record Type: microfilm, Age 25.
  10. [S12] Unknown author, Ontario Death Registrations, Record Type: microfilm, Name Of Person: Ontario Archives.

Angelina Valleau1,2,3

F, #845, b. 10 May 1847, d. 27 February 1924
  • Birth*: 10 May 1847; Hillier Twp., Prince Edward Co., Ontario; Date May 10 1848 & location Ont. per 1901 Census. Date 1851 & location Ont. per 1911 Census. Birth date taken from Valleau GEDCOM. 1901 Census says 1848. Date 1846 & location Cda. per 1851 Census.3,2,4
  • Marriage*: 25 December 1862; Brighton Twp., Northumberland Co., Canada West; Marriage Register: Groom: Elisha Ames; Age: 24; Res.: Brighton Twp.; Born: Prince Edward Co.; Parents: James & Mary Ames; Bride: Angeline Valleau; Age: - ; Res.: Brighton Twp.; Born: Prince Edward Co.; Parents: Jesse & Almira Valleau; Date: Dec 25 1862; Place: Northumberland Co. (Ontario Marriage Register, ancestry.com); Principal=Elisha "Lish" Ames5
  • Death*: 27 February 1924; Hudson Twp., Timiskaming District, Ontario; "Death of Mrs. Ames - Mrs. Angeline Ames of Hudson Twp. passed away Wednesday morning after an illness of a little over a week, from pleurisy. The deceased was seventy-seven years of age. The funeral will take place Thursday afternoon at 2 o'clock from the Thorpe Bros. Chapel, Rev. Geo. N. Simmons, B. A., having charge of the services. The late Mrs. Ames had lived for the past nine months with her son Frank Ames of Hudson Twp. and had come from Haliburton. There are left of the family, three daughters; Mrs. Ella Ritchie of Grand Forks, B. C.; Mrs. J. McCullough of Ottawa; Mrs. S. Lightfoot of Buckingham and four sons, Frank and Jack of Hudson; Ezra of Haliburton and Wilson of Leamington." from The New Liskeard Speaker, march 6, 1924, seen on microfilm at The Ontario Archives, Feb 27, 2001
    Note: Obit suggests daughter Mrs. J. Mccullough is living in Ottawa. Mida (Ames) Mccullough died in 1910 in Ottawa.
  • Probate*: 15 December 1913; Wilberforce, Haliburton Co., Ontario; "Inst. # 216 - Entered and Registered this 15th day of December a.d. 1913 at 11 o'clock a.m. - E. C. Young, Registrar ... Examined this 18th day f December a.d. 1913 Certified true copy. .... In His Majesties Surrogate Court of the County of Victoria. ... Be it known that on the twelfth day of November in the year of our Lord one thousand nine hundred and thirteen, letters of Administration of all and singular. The property of Elisha Ames, late of the village of Wilberforce in the Provisional County of Haliburton and Province of Ontario, Gentleman, deceased, who died on or about the nineteenth day of November one thousand nine hundred and twelve at the village of Wilberforce in the Provisional County of Haliburton, intestate, and had at the time of his death a fixed place of abode at the village of Wilberforce in the Provisional County of Haliburton, were granted by His Majesty's Surrogate Court of the County of Victoria to Angeline Ames of the village of Wilberforce in the Provisional County of Haliburton, widow, widow of the intestate, she having been first sworn faithfully to administer the same by paying his just debts and distributing the residue (if any) of his property according to law and to exhibit under oath a true and perfect inventory of all and singular the said property and to render a just and true account of her administration whenever thereunto lawfully required.
    .... Signed: J. H. Sootherau, Registrar of the Surrogate Court of the County of Victoria ..... … I, Delphine Baker of the town of Lindsay in the County of Victoria, Stenographer, make oath and say; That I have carefully compared the paper writing hereunto amended with the original letters of Administration to the Estate of Elisha Ames, late of the Village of Wilberforce in the Provisional County of Haliburton and Province of Ontario, Gentleman, deceased, which said letters of administration bear date the twelfth day of November a.d. 1913, and have found it to be a tree and correct copy of the same,…. ..... Sworn before me at the town of Lindsay in the County of Victoria this 12th day of December a.d. 1913. Signed: L.V. Connor, Commissioner" Ontario Land Records, Haliburton Co. - G.S.U. 1731518 - page 519 & 520
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  • Census: 1852; Hillier Twp., Prince Edward Co., Ontario; Age 5 at 1851 Census: see Jesse Valleau4
  • Residence*: before 1860; Prince Edward Co., Ontario; "The Valleau and Ames families came from Prince Edward County" from As the Crow Flies by Mrs. Leuna M. Austin, Mika Publishing, 1975
  • Census: April 1861; Brighton Twp., Northumberland Co., Ontario; Age 14 at 1861 Census: see Jesse Potter Valleau7
  • Married Name: 25 December 1862; Ames
  • Census*: April 1871; Brighton Twp., Northumberland Co., Ontario; Age 24 at 1871 Census: see Elisha Ames8
  • Census: April 1881; Brighton Twp., Northumberland Co., Ontario; Age 33 at 1881 Census: see Elisha Ames9
  • Emigration*: 1882; Wilberforce, Haliburton Co., Ontario; Bill Goodfellow mentions in his comments in Ames Lineage that Elisha Ames moved to Wilberforce.
  • Census: 20 April 1891; Harcourt, Dudley, Dysant Twps, Peterborough E./Haliburton, Ontario; Age 44 at 1891 Census: see Elisha Ames10
  • Residence: 11 October 1894; Lot 16 Conc 2, Harcourt Twp., Haliburton Co., Ontario; Land Registry Records show that Angeline Ames purchased 146 acres of Lot 16, Concession 2 of Harcourt Twp., for $146.00 from The Canadian Land & Immigration Co. of Haliburton.
  • Census: April 1901; Harcourt, Dudley, Dysant Twps, Peterborough E./Haliburton, Ontario; Age 52 at 1901 Census: see Elisha Ames11
  • Residence: 6 October 1902; Conc 2 Lot 16, Harcourt Twp., Haliburton Co., Ontario; Land Registry Records show that Angeline Ames & Husband sold all 146 acres of Lot 16, Concession 2, Harcourt Twp., to D. A. A. Davis & Frank Maundrill for $800.00.
  • Note: 4 January 1910; Ottawa, Carleton Co., Ontario; Daughter May Almira "Mida" (Ames) Mccullough died in Ottawa.
  • Note*: 19 November 1912; Dudley Twp., E. Peterborough Co., Ontario; Angeline's husband Elisha died.
  • Residence: May 1923; Hudson Twp., Ontario; Angeline moved to her son Frank's home in Hudson Twp. nine months before her death, per her death notice.

Family: Elisha "Lish" Ames b. 25 Nov 1838, d. 19 Nov 1912

  • Marriage*: 25 December 1862; Brighton Twp., Northumberland Co., Canada West; Marriage Register: Groom: Elisha Ames; Age: 24; Res.: Brighton Twp.; Born: Prince Edward Co.; Parents: James & Mary Ames; Bride: Angeline Valleau; Age: - ; Res.: Brighton Twp.; Born: Prince Edward Co.; Parents: Jesse & Almira Valleau; Date: Dec 25 1862; Place: Northumberland Co. (Ontario Marriage Register, ancestry.com); Principal=Elisha "Lish" Ames5

Citations

  1. Angelina per 1911 Census. Angeline per 1901 Census.
  2. [S60] Unknown author, 1911 Canada Census, Record Type: microfilm.
  3. [S13] Unknown author, 1901 Canada Census, Record Type: microfilm.
  4. [S11] Unknown author, 1851 Canada Census, Record Type: microfilm.
  5. [S28] Unknown short register title: entry for unknown spouses' names unknown repository, unknown repository address.
  6. [S46] Unknown location, Ontario Land Registry Records; unknown film.
  7. [S10] Unknown author, 1861 Canada Census, Record Type: microfilm, Age 14.
  8. [S14] Unknown author, 1871 Canada Census, Record Type: microfilm, Age 24.
  9. [S16] Unknown author, 1881 Canada Census, Record Type: microfilm, Age 33.
  10. [S6] Unknown author, 1891 Canada Census, Record Type: microfilm, Age 44.
  11. [S13] Unknown author, 1901 Canada Census, Record Type: microfilm, Age 52.

William Wilson Ames

M, #847, b. 18 July 1865, d. 2 August 1958
  • Birth*: 18 July 1865; Brighton Twp., Northumberland Co., Canada West; Per Death Notice: " ... He had celebrated his 93rd birthday on July 18 of this year." Date per 1901 Census. Valleau GEDCOM
  • Marriage*: 4 November 1896; Mersea Twp., Blytheswood, Essex Co., Ontario; Marriage Registration: William W. Ames, 31; Residence: S. Colchester, S. Essex Co.; Born: Brighton Twp.; Occupation: cheese maker; Parents: Elisha Ames & Angeline Valleau; Bride: Huldah S. Minnis, 33; Residence & Born: Mersea Twp. Parents: John & Esther; Witnesses: Orville Foster of Leamington & Blanche Minnis of Kingsville; Date: Nov 4, 1896; Location: 6th Conc, Mersea Twp.; Religion: Methodist; Performed by: George Baker
    "Married ... Ames-Minnis - At the residence of the bride's father, near Blytheswood, Mersea, on Wednesday, October 4th, by Rev. G. Baker, Mr. Wm. W. Ames, of Harrow, to Hulda S., daughter of Mr. John Minnis." from The Amherstburgh Echo, Nov 13, 1896, pg. 5, photocopy sent by The Essex County Library, received March 26, 2001; Principal=Huldah Sabina Minnis1
  • Death*: 2 August 1958; 142 Talbot St., Leamington, S. Essex Co., Ontario; "W. Wilson Ames Dies at Age 93 - Funeral services were conducted Monday afternoon for one of Leamington's oldest residents, William Wilson Ames, of 142 Talbot Street East, who died Saturday at his home after a brief illness. He was 93. Born in Prince Edward County, Mr. Ames had resided in the Leamington district for the past 72 years. He had celectrated his 93rd birthday on July 18 of this year. Coming to the Sun Parlor as a young man, Mr. Ames was an expert cheesmaker and had received gold medal awards for his products. He operated a general store at Olinda at one time, later conducting a grocery and china business on Erie Street North for a number of years. He joined the growers' service of the H. J. Heinz Company of Canada Ltd. where he worked for 16 years until his retirement. He was a member of the Leamington United Church. Surviving are a daughter, Mrs. J. W. (Belva) Puffer, with whom he made his home; two brothers, Francis Ames and Jess Ames, both of Kirkland Lake; a sister, Mrs. Wilmot Ritchie, of Cascade, B. C. His wife predeceased him in 1926. Rev. M. B. Masecar officiated for the last rites at the Smith funeral hoime and interment followed in Lakeview Cemetery." from The Leamington Post, August 2, 1958, pg. 6, section 2, photocopy sent by Essex County Library, recieved March 26, 2001
  • Burial*: 5 August 1958; Lakeview Cemetery, Leamington, Ontario; Memorial Inscription: Wm. W. Ames; 1885-1956; Huldah S. Minnis; His Wife; 1863-1926; Ames (Lakeview Cemetyery, Leamington, June 17, 2001)
    Per Death Notice. "Wm. W. Ames 1865 - 1958; Huldah S. Minnis his wife 1863 - 1926; - bur. Albuna Cemetery, Leamington, Ont." per email from Jo Ann Beacom, March 6, 2001
  • Census*: April 1871; Brighton Twp, Ontario; Age 6 at 1871 Census: see Elisha Ames2
  • Census: April 1881; Brighton Twp, Ontario; Age 15 at 1881 Census: see Elisha Ames3
  • Note*: 1882; Harcourt,Dudley, Dysart Twps., Haliburton Co., Ontario; William Wilson Ames moved with this family from Brighton Township to Wilberforce which was in Peterborugh East County at that time, later to be part of Haliburton County.
  • Census: 20 April 1891; Harcourt, Dudley, Dysant Twps., Haliburton Co., Ontario; Age 24 at 1891 Census: see Elisha Ames4
  • Occupation: 20 April 1891; Harcourt, Dudley, Dysant Twps, Haliburton Co., Ontario; Cheesemaker per 1891 Census
  • Note: after 20 April 1891; Essex Co., Ontario; Not exactly correct. Death Notice suggests he came to Essex Co. in 1886: " ... Mr. Ames had resided in the Leamington district for the past 72 years." However, he was with his parents at Wilberforce for the 1901 Census.
  • Occupation*: 4 November 1896; South Colchester Twp, South Essex Co, Ontario; Cheeze Maker: per Marriage Registration
  • Residence*: 4 November 1896; South Colchester Twp, Harrow, South Essex, Ontario; Marriage Registration shows residence at South Colchester Twp., South Essex County. Marriage was registered in Mersea Twp
  • Residence: April 1901; Elliot St. E., Leamington, Ontario; Location per 1901 Census
  • Census: April 1901; Leamington, Ontario; Age 35 at 1901 Census: Ames, William W., 35, b. Ontario, July 18 1865, Engineerer, English, Cdn., Meth., earnings year $450, married; Hulda S., 37, b. Ontario, May 9 1863, married; Belva M., 2, b. Ontario, Nov 9 1898; Minnis, John, 83, b. Ireland, Feb 2 1818, came to Canada 1818, Irish, father-in-law, married; Ester Jane, 79, b. Ontario, Mar 27 1822, English, mother-in-law, married (page 6, line 10)
    Location: Elliot St. E., Leamington5
  • Residence: 27 February 1924; Leamington, Ontario; Per death notice of his mother, Angeline, who died at his brother Frank's home in Hudson Twp., Timiskaming District, Ontario.
  • Residence: 27 November 1926; Russell St., Leamington, Ontario; Per Death Notice of his wife, Huldah (Minnis) Ames

Family: Huldah Sabina Minnis b. 7 May 1862, d. 27 Nov 1926

  • Marriage*: 4 November 1896; Mersea Twp., Blytheswood, Essex Co., Ontario; Marriage Registration: William W. Ames, 31; Residence: S. Colchester, S. Essex Co.; Born: Brighton Twp.; Occupation: cheese maker; Parents: Elisha Ames & Angeline Valleau; Bride: Huldah S. Minnis, 33; Residence & Born: Mersea Twp. Parents: John & Esther; Witnesses: Orville Foster of Leamington & Blanche Minnis of Kingsville; Date: Nov 4, 1896; Location: 6th Conc, Mersea Twp.; Religion: Methodist; Performed by: George Baker
    "Married ... Ames-Minnis - At the residence of the bride's father, near Blytheswood, Mersea, on Wednesday, October 4th, by Rev. G. Baker, Mr. Wm. W. Ames, of Harrow, to Hulda S., daughter of Mr. John Minnis." from The Amherstburgh Echo, Nov 13, 1896, pg. 5, photocopy sent by The Essex County Library, received March 26, 2001; Principal=Huldah Sabina Minnis1

Citations

  1. [S8] Unknown author, Ontario Archives, Record Type: Microfilm, #003301.
  2. [S14] Unknown author, 1871 Canada Census, Record Type: microfilm, Age 6.
  3. [S16] Unknown author, 1881 Canada Census, Record Type: microfilm, Age 15.
  4. [S6] Unknown author, 1891 Canada Census, Record Type: microfilm, Age 24.
  5. [S13] Unknown author, 1901 Canada Census, Record Type: microfilm, Age 35.

Mary Almira "Mida" Ames1,2,3,4

F, #848, b. 23 May 1867, d. 4 January 1910
  • Birth*: 23 May 1867; Brighton Twp., Northumberland Co., Canada West; Date May 23 1867 & location Brighton per Death Reg'n. - age 41y 7m 12d. Date May 22 1868 & location Ont. urban per 1901 Census. Date 1866 & location Ont. per 1891 Census. Date 1868 & location Ont. per 1881 Census. Date 1868 & location Ont. per 1871 Census. Date May 22 1868 per Valleau GEDCOM4,2
  • Marriage*: 13 July 1885; Brighton Twp., Hilton, Northumberland Co., Ontario; Marriage Reg'n.#008296: Groom: John McCullough; Age: 32; Res.: Carleton Place; Born: Drummond Twp., Lanark Co.; Occ.: farmer; Parents: William & Margaret McCullough; Bride: Mida Ames; Age: 18; Res. & Born: Brighton Twp.; Parents: Elisha & Angeline Ames; Wit.: Wilson Ames of Harcourt & Emma Goodfellow of Brighton Twp; Location: Hilton; Date: Jul 13, 1885; Religion: Groom - Episcapalian, Bride - Methodist; Performed by: S. L. Druprau; Reg'r.: Cyrus Richmond (Ontario Marriage Registration, #008296-1885, ancestry.com); Principal=John McCulloch5
  • Death*: 4 January 1910; 85 Waverly St., Ottawa, Carleton Co., Ontario; Death Reg'n: Name: Mary Almira McCulloch; Died: Jan. 4, 1910; Age: 41y 7m 12d; Died at: 85 Waverly St., Ottawa, Carleton Co.; Born: May 23, 1867, Brighton, Ont.; Parents: Elisha Ames, b. Canada & ?, b. Canada; Dr.: J. G. Scott; Informant: J. C. McCulloch, 85 Waverly St.; Cause: carcinoma, 1 year; Reg'd: Jan 6, 1910, Dr. J. g. Scott, 265 Elgin St., Ottawa (Ontario Death Registration, #008808-1910, ancestry.ca)
    "Obituary: Mrs. John McCulloch - Mrs. John McCulloch, wife of Mr. McCulloch, agent for the Shepard & Morse Lumber company, died yesterday at the family residence, 85 Waverly St. Mr. McCulloch has been out of the city on business at Montreal River and will arrive in the city tomorrow morning. Besides her husband, she leaves to mourn, four sons and three daughters: John, Fred, Orval, Stewart, Lida, Janie, Margaret, all at home. The funeral will take place on Friday afternoon." from The Evening Journal, Ottawa, Wednesday, january 5, 1910, seen on microfilm at The Ontario Archives, March 17, 2001
    Husband John's Death Registration show Status as widower at his death in 1913.6
  • Burial*: 7 January 1910; Beechwood Cemetery, Ottawa, Carleton Co., Ontario; Cemetery Record: No. 12055; Name: Mary Almira McCulloch; Born: Ont.; Res.: 85 Waverley St., Ottawa; Occ.: Lumber agt.; Age: 41y 7 m 12d; Date of Decease: Jun 4 1910; Cause: carsinoma (Beechwood Cemetery, Ottawa, 1898-1921, pg. 165 of 400, line 38 - ancestry.ca) Per husband's Death Notice7
  • Census*: April 1871; Brighton Twp., Northumberland Co., Ontario; Age 3 at 1871 Census: see Elisha Ames8
  • Census: April 1881; Brighton Twp., Northumberland Co., Ontario; Age 13 at 1881 Census: see Elisha Ames9
  • Married Name: 13 July 1885; McCulloch; John used the spelling McCullough (his parents and sibling spelling) but changed to McCulloch soon after marriage.5
  • Census: April 1891; Carleton Place, Lanark Co., Ontario; Age 25 at 1891 Census: see John McCullough10
  • Note*: 31 December 1896; Carleton Place, Lanark Co., Ontario; Informant for Birth Reg'n. of daughter Mida Marguerite
  • Census: April 1901; Hull Twp., Wright Co., Quebec; Age 32 at 1901 Census: see John McCulloch2

Family: John McCulloch b. 25 Sep 1853, d. 26 Jun 1913

  • Marriage*: 13 July 1885; Brighton Twp., Hilton, Northumberland Co., Ontario; Marriage Reg'n.#008296: Groom: John McCullough; Age: 32; Res.: Carleton Place; Born: Drummond Twp., Lanark Co.; Occ.: farmer; Parents: William & Margaret McCullough; Bride: Mida Ames; Age: 18; Res. & Born: Brighton Twp.; Parents: Elisha & Angeline Ames; Wit.: Wilson Ames of Harcourt & Emma Goodfellow of Brighton Twp; Location: Hilton; Date: Jul 13, 1885; Religion: Groom - Episcapalian, Bride - Methodist; Performed by: S. L. Druprau; Reg'r.: Cyrus Richmond (Ontario Marriage Registration, #008296-1885, ancestry.com); Principal=John McCulloch5

Citations

  1. Mida per 1901 Census. Mida per marriage reg'n. Mary Almira McCulloch per Death Reg'n.
  2. [S13] Unknown author, 1901 Canada Census, Record Type: microfilm.
  3. [S8] Unknown author, Ontario Archives, Record Type: Microfilm.
  4. [S12] Unknown author, Ontario Death Registrations, Record Type: microfilm, Name Of Person: Ontario Archives.
  5. [S8] Unknown author, Ontario Archives, Record Type: Microfilm, #008296-1885.
  6. [S12] Unknown author, Ontario Death Registrations, Record Type: microfilm, Name Of Person: Ontario Archives, #008808-1910.
  7. [S83] Ancestry.ca, online unknown url.
  8. [S14] Unknown author, 1871 Canada Census, Record Type: microfilm, Age 3.
  9. [S16] Unknown author, 1881 Canada Census, Record Type: microfilm, Age 13.
  10. [S6] Unknown author, 1891 Canada Census, Record Type: microfilm, Age 25.

Ernest "Essom" Ames1,2

M, #849, b. 1 July 1870, d. 1951
  • Birth*: 1 July 1870; Brighton Twp, Northumberland Co., Ontario; Date Jul 1871 & location Ont. per 1911 Census. Date Jul 1 1870 per 1901 Census. Date 1870 & location Ont. per 1871, 1881 & 1891 Census. Valleau GEDCOM says Sep 183,4,5,6,7,8
  • Marriage*: 20 August 1906; Monmouth Twp, Haliburton Co., Ontario; Marriage Registration: Ezzron Ernest Ames, 33; Residence: Monmouth Twp.; Born: Port Hope?; Occupation: wage earner; Parents: Elisha Ames & Angeline Valleau; Religion: Methodist; Bride: Alice Maud Graham, 23; Residence & Born: Monmouth Twp.; Parents: William & Jane Collins Graham; Religion: Church of England; Date: Aug 20, 1906; Performed by: Rev C. R. Spencer; Location: Monmouth Twp.; Witnesses: Newton Austin of Cardiff & Isabella Graham of Monmouth Twp.; Principal=Alice Maud Graham9
  • Marriage*: after 1925; Boyd Ames said that "Ezra" went to Toronto, remarried and later died there.; Principal=? ?
  • Death*: 1951; Toronto, Ontario; Boyd Ames said that "Ezra" went to Toronto after his wife died, remarried and died there. Date Per Burial
  • Burial*: 1951; South Wilberforce Cemetery, Wilberforce, Haliburton Co., Ontario; CEMSearch shows: Ernest Esroh Ames, Born: 1871, Died: 1951, Spouse: Alice Maude Graham, South Wilberforce Cemetery, Haliburton County, Monmouth Twp., Conc 12 Lot 33, Other names: Alice Maud Graham, Graham Philip Ames
    Cemetery Transcription: Lot VII, Con 7; Owner: E. Ames; Plot #1: - ; Plot #2 - ; Plot # 3 - ; Plot #4: Ames, Mrs. Essom; Plot #5: Ames, Harold, infant of 3 hr, Oct 22, 1911; Plot #6: Ames, Vernon, 4 1/2 mo, June 17, 1917 (from Cemetery Transcriptions on microfilm, Ontario Archives, Haliburton County, Monmouth Twp., South Wilberforce Cemetery, MS 451 Reel 21)
  • Census*: April 1871; Brighton Twp., Northumberland Co., Ontario; Age less than one year at 1871 Census: see Elisha Ames10
  • Census: April 1881; Brighton Twp., Northumbeland Co., Ontario; Age 10 at 1881 Census: see Elisha Ames11
  • Residence*: June 1882; Dudley Twp, Wilberforce, Peterborough E./Haliburton, Ontario; Elisha Ames moved his family to Wilberforce in Dudley Twp. in 1882. See Elisha Ames
  • Census: 20 April 1891; Harcourt, Dudley, Dysant Twps, Peterborough E./Haliburton, Ontario; Age 20 at 1891 Census: see Elisha Ames12
  • Census: April 1901; Harcourt, Dudley, Dysant Twps, Peterborough E./Haliburton, Ontario; Age 30 at 1901 Census: see Elisha Ames13
  • Census: 12 June 1911; Monmouth Twp., Wilberforce, Haliburton Co., Ontario; Age 40 at 1911 Census: Ames, Essom, 40, b. Ont. Jul 1871, Meth., odd jobs, married; Alice M., 28, b. Ont. Feb 1883, Anglican, married; Phyllis E., 4, b. Ont. May 1907, daughter; Graham P., 2, b. Ont. Feb 1909, son; Graham, Thomas, 63, b. Ont. Oct 1848, Gentleman, single (1911 Census Online: Monmouth Twp., Wilberforce Village, dist. 129, sub-dist. 19, pg. 12, line 2 - Wilberforce Village)4
  • Residence: 19 November 1912; Monmouth Twp., Wilberforce, Haliburton Co., Ontario; Essom was the one who Certified the Death Registration of his father Elisha who was probably living with Essom in Wilberforce Village.
  • Residence: 27 February 1924; Haliburton Co., Ontario; Per death notice of his mother, Angeline, who died at his brother Frank's home in Hudson Twp., Tamiskaming, District, Ontario.14

Family 1: Alice Maud Graham b. 19 Feb 1882, d. 1923

  • Marriage*: 20 August 1906; Monmouth Twp, Haliburton Co., Ontario; Marriage Registration: Ezzron Ernest Ames, 33; Residence: Monmouth Twp.; Born: Port Hope?; Occupation: wage earner; Parents: Elisha Ames & Angeline Valleau; Religion: Methodist; Bride: Alice Maud Graham, 23; Residence & Born: Monmouth Twp.; Parents: William & Jane Collins Graham; Religion: Church of England; Date: Aug 20, 1906; Performed by: Rev C. R. Spencer; Location: Monmouth Twp.; Witnesses: Newton Austin of Cardiff & Isabella Graham of Monmouth Twp.; Principal=Alice Maud Graham9

Family 2: ? ? b. b 1900

  • Marriage*: after 1925; Boyd Ames said that "Ezra" went to Toronto, remarried and later died there.; Principal=? ?

Citations

  1. Name given as Ezra per will of Thomas Graham, father of Ezra's wife, Alice Graham. Spelling of Essom per death registration of Elisha. Common name per death notice of mother appears to be Ezra??
  2. [S46] Unknown location, Ontario Land Registry Records; unknown film.
  3. [S22] Rootsweb, online unknown url.
  4. [S60] Unknown author, 1911 Canada Census, Record Type: microfilm.
  5. [S13] Unknown author, 1901 Canada Census, Record Type: microfilm.
  6. [S14] Unknown author, 1871 Canada Census, Record Type: microfilm.
  7. [S16] Unknown author, 1881 Canada Census, Record Type: microfilm.
  8. [S6] Unknown author, 1891 Canada Census, Record Type: microfilm.
  9. [S8] Unknown author, Ontario Archives, Record Type: Microfilm, #009801.
  10. [S14] Unknown author, 1871 Canada Census, Record Type: microfilm, Age under 1 year.
  11. [S16] Unknown author, 1881 Canada Census, Record Type: microfilm, Age 10.
  12. [S6] Unknown author, 1891 Canada Census, Record Type: microfilm, Age 20.
  13. [S13] Unknown author, 1901 Canada Census, Record Type: microfilm, Age 30.
  14. [S12] Unknown author, Ontario Death Registrations, Record Type: microfilm, Name Of Person: Ontario Archives.

Carrie Ames

F, #851, b. 21 June 1879
  • Birth*: 21 June 1879; Brighton Twp., Northumberland Co., Ontario; Per Valleau GEDCOM
  • Marriage*: after April 1901; ?? Carrie is the only other daughter ?? Per death notice of Angeline; Principal=S. Lightfoot
  • Married Name: Lightfoot
  • Census*: April 1881; Brighton Twp., Ontario; Age 1 at 1881 Census: see Elisha Ames1
  • Census: April 1891; Harcourt, Dudley, Dysant Twps, Peterborough E./ Haliburton, Ontario; Age 12 at 1891 Census: See Elisha Ames2
  • Census: April 1901; Harcourt, Dudley, Dysant Twps, Peterborough E./Haliburton, Ontario; Age 19 at 1901 Census: see Elisha Ames3
  • Residence*: 27 February 1924; Buckingham, Ontario; Per death notice of her mother, Angeline, in Hudson Twp., Temiskaming District, Ontario.

Family: S. Lightfoot b. b 1878

  • Marriage*: after April 1901; ?? Carrie is the only other daughter ?? Per death notice of Angeline; Principal=S. Lightfoot

Citations

  1. [S16] Unknown author, 1881 Canada Census, Record Type: microfilm, Age 1.
  2. [S6] Unknown author, 1891 Canada Census, Record Type: microfilm, Age 12.
  3. [S13] Unknown author, 1901 Canada Census, Record Type: microfilm, Age 19.

Francis Fairman "Frank" Ames1

M, #852, b. 1 September 1883, d. 8 August 1963

  • Birth*: 1 September 1883; Dudley Twp., Wilberforce, Haliburton Co., Ontario; Date 1882 & location Ont. per 1921 Census. Date Sep 1 1883 & location Ont. rural per 1901 Census. Date 1883 & location Ont. per 1891 Census. Date 1882 & place from Valleau GEDCOM2,3,4
  • Marriage*: 17 February 1909; Paget St., New Liskeard, Timiskaming District, Ontario; Marriage Reg'n.#: Groom: Francis F. Ames; Age: 26; Res.: New Liskeard; Rel.: Meth.; Bride: Margaret Bowen; Age: 17; Res.: New Liskeard; Rel.: Meth.; Date: Feb 16 1909; Place; New Liskeard; Reg'r.: J. Wislon, New Liskeard; Performed by: Rev. H. B. Coumins, New Liskead (Ontario Marriage Registration, ancestry.com; says "soiled document - very different type of doucment than any others I have seen. No parents names available. Also dated Feb 16, not Feb 17 when newspapers say it happened.)
    "Married: Ames-Bowen - At the home of the bride's aunt, Mrs. O'Hara, Paget St., New Liskeard, on February 17, 1909, by Rev. H. B. Coumans, Francis F. Ames and Margaret L. Bowen of New Liskeard." from The New Liskeard Speaker, February 19, 1909, see on microfilm at The Ontario Archives, Feb 27, 2001
    "Ames-Bowen: About twenty guests assembled at the home of Mrs. O'Hara, Paget, Street on Wednesday afternoon, the occassion being the wedding of Miss Margaret Bowen, eldest daughter of Mr. and Mrs. Walter Bowen, and niece of Mrs. O'Hara, to Francis Ames. The bride was given away by her father. The ceremony was performed by Rev. H. B. Coumans, while Mrs. Knox played the Wedding March. The bride was tastefully gowned in cream silk over pale blue and looked very pretty. The bridesmaid, Miss Della Bowen, sister of the bride, was prettily attired in cream lustre with silk trimmings. The groom was assisted by Mr. Garfield Austen. The gift to the bride from the groom was a handsome fur coat. The happy pair left on the Cobalt Special for an extended trip among friends in Haliburton but will reside in New Liskeard. Mr. Ames has been one of the lucky ones in the Gowganda District and many friends hope that good fortune will be with Mr. and Mrs. Ames throughout." from The New Liskeard Speaker, February 19, 1909, seen on microfilm at The Ontario Archives, Feb 27, 2001; Principal=Margaret Lula "Maggie" Bowen5
  • Death*: 8 August 1963; Kirkland Lake and District Hospital, Kirkland Lake, Timiskaming District, Ontario; "Funeral Services For Frank Ames - The death occurred recently in Kirkland Lake and District Hospital of Mr. Frank Ames, of Matachewan. He was in his eighty-first year. Born in Hastings county, Mr. Ames came to New Liskeard in 1903. He was residing in Matachewan for the past 24 years. He was predeceased by his wife,the former Margaret Bowen, in February of this year. Also predeceased by four daughters. He is survived by five daughters: Mrs. Christine Lindsay, of Sault Ste. Marie; Mrs. Helen Townsend of British Columbia; Beulah, Mrs. F. Briscoe, Englehart; Belva, Mrs. Stan Emms, of Swastika; Della, Mrs. Donald Plaunte of King Kirkland. Four sons: Boyd and Frank of Matachewan. Ezra of Gowganda and Donald of Temagami. Fifty grandchildren and twenty-seven great-granchildren also survive. Services were held at the Symington Funeral Chapel, in Kirkland Lake on Saturday, August 10, Mr. Lional Anyan officiating. Interment was in the family plot in New Liskeard." from The Temiskaming Speaker, seen on microfilm at The New Liskeard Public Library, July 20, 2001
    per Valleau GEDCOM
  • Burial*: 11 August 1963; New Liskeard Pioneer Cemetery, Dymond Twp., New Liskeard, Temiskaming District, Ontario; Memorial Inscription: Maggie Ames; 1891-1963; Frank Ames; 1882-1963 (Pioneer Cemetery, New Liskeard, July 20, 2001)
    Cemetery Transcription: Ames, Frank & Maggie - Part L, Row 6, Stone 4
    OCFA Record: Ames, Frank & Maggie, New Liskeard Pioneer, Temiskaming, Dymond, TMK-, A520
  • Note*: 1 September 1883; Middle name Fairman may be from the Maybee family - Elisha's older brother George married Catherine Maybee. The book As The Crow Flies includes a reference to Robert Brazilla Maybee who married Mary Ann Fairman and lived at Lot 2 Concession 5 in Brighton Township. Parents often used surnames related to the family through marriage as middle names for children.
  • Census*: 20 April 1891; Harcourt, Dudley, Dysant Twps, Haliburton Co., Ontario; Age 8 at 1891 Census: see Elisha Ames6
  • Census: April 1901; Harcourt, Dudley, Dysant Twps, Haliburton Co., Ontario; Age 17 at 1901 Census: see Elisha Ames7
  • Note: 1902; Harcourt Twp., Haliburton Co., Ontario; "Met Wife: while clearing land at Wilberforce; dared her to take him out a drink." Per Carolyn O'Neil's Doc/Tree, July 22, 2001.
  • Residence: 1903; New Liskeard, Timiskaming District, Ontario; " ... Born in Hastings county, Mr. Ames came to New Liskeard in 1903. ... " from his Death Notice.
  • Occupation: 17 February 1909; Gowganda District, Ontario; " ... Mr. Ames has been one of the lucky ones in the Gowganda District ... " from marriage notice
    "Claims at Gowganda - Messrs. Wes. and Herb. McKnight have returned to Gowganda where they are believed to have been fortunate in securing some very valuable mining claims. We are told that their properties are splendidly located and it is hoped that their expectations will be realized." from The New Liskeard Speaker, February 19, 1909, see on microfilm at The Ontario Archives, Feb 27, 2001
    Note: This note on Gowganda is right above the marriage notice for Francis Ames. Along with the reference in his marriage notice to Gowganda, it is obvious that Francis Ames was involved in the very hot mining and prospecting being done in the area at that time.
  • Residence: 17 February 1909; New Liskeard, Timiskaming District, Ontario; Per marriage announcement.
  • Census: 1911; Ontario; NOT in: New Liskeard, Hudson Twp., Dymond Twp.,8
  • Residence: 1920; Conc 3 Lot 8, N 1/2, Hudson Twp., Timiskaming District, Ontario; "1920 - Frank Ames built house/Ames drives horse-drawn school bus. IN about 1920, Frank Ames built a house and a small stable in the property and lived here with his wife Maggie Lola (nee Bowen) and their children Exra, Margorie, Audrey, Frances, May, Chirs, Ellen Beulah (named for Beulah Bowen who died in the fire), Belva, Frank, Della, Betty, Don and Boyd." pg. C3-8, App. A - Lot Histories, from the book "I've got to stop here until I'm called for: Chronicle of Hudson Township".
  • Census: 1921; Hudson Twp., Temiskaming Dist., Ontario; Age 39 at 1921 Census: Ames, Frances, 39, b. Ont., p.b. ONt. & P.E.I., Eng., Bapt., laborer at saw mill, married; Margaret, 29, b. Ont., p.b. Ont., Eng., Bapt., married; Walter E., 11; Marjorie, 10; Audrey, 8; May, 5; Christena, 3; Ellen, 1 (1921 Census: Hudson Twp., Temiskaming Dist., dist. 129, sub-dist. 24, pg. 6, line 20 - ancestry.ca)2
  • Residence*: 27 February 1924; Hudson Twp., Timiskaming District, Ontario; Frank's mother died at his home in Hudson Twp., per her death notice.
  • Occupation*: circa 1925; Hudson Twp., Timiskaming District, Ontario; School bus driver - "The Ames family usually had at least one cow for the stable and a horse for the horse-drawn school bus that Mr. Ames drove on the eight mile route back to Pike Lake and north on the road between Lots 4 and 5 on Conc 3, to the school." pg. C3-8, App. A - Lot Histories, from the book "I've got to stop here until I'm called for: Chronicles of Hudson Twp."
    "Some of the early drivers were: William Wannamaker, Tom Brown, Art Messenger,Stan Richardson, W. Doughty, Elizie Morrow, Lorenzo Church, William Morrow, Frank Ames, John Villneff, J. Bumstead and Harry Hammond." pg. 60 of the book "I've got to stop here until I'm called for; Chronicles of Hudson Township".
    Bruce Taylor of the Timiskaming Gen. Soc. said in an email: "There is also one reference to Ames in the newly published history of Hudson township. It refers to a list of school bus drivers in pioneer days, and includes Frank Ames.
  • Occupation: circa 1930; Timiskaming District, Ontario; "Occupations: logging & sawmilling; ran a stagecoach from Timmins to Porquois Junction; janitor at schools in Matachewan" Per Carolyn O'Neil's Doc/Tree, July 22, 2001.
  • Note: 26 January 1933; Hudson Twp., Ontario; "Hudson: A large number from this vicinity were in town on Saturday, being as follows: Mr. and Mrs. John Bumstead, ... Mr. Frank Ames, Mr. Walter Bowen ... " from The New Liskeard Speaker, January 26, 1933, seen on microfilm at The Ontario Archives, March 1, 2001
  • Note: 7 December 1933; Hudson Twp., Ontario; "Hudson: Mr. and Mrs. Frank Ames and Della and Frank spend Sunday at Mrs. John Bumstead's." from The New Liskeard Speaker, December 7, 1933, seen on microfilm at The Ontario Archives, March 1, 2001
  • Note: 8 March 1934; Hudson Twp., Ontario; "Mr. and Mrs. F. Ames spent the weekend in town." from The New Liskeard Speaker, Mar 22, 1934, seen on microfilm at The Ontario Archives, March 1, 2001
  • Residence: 27 August 1936; Conc 3 Lot 8, N 1/2, Hudson Twp., Timiskaming District, Ontario; Voter's List: "Conc 3; N 1/2 of N 1/2; Lot 8; Ames, Frank; Married; Owner; New Liskeard P.O.; Juror; ME, LA" Voter's List 1936, Electoral District of Temiskaming, Hudson Township, Posted by Clerk Thursday August 27, 1936. Appendix B., pg. 1, from the book "I've got to stop here until I'm called for"
  • Residence: October 1939; Doon Twp., Matachewan, Timiskaming District, Ontario; Boyd Ames states that the family moved from Hudson Twp. to Matachewan in the fall of 1939, not in 1941 as is elsewhere suggested.
    "1941 - Ames family moves to Matachewan: In 1941 or 1942, the Ames family moved to Matachewan and house and stabel have rotted into the ground." pg. C3-8, App. A - Lot Hisotries, from the book " I've go to stop here until I'm called for"
    Matachewan is in Doon Twp., on Hwy 65 to the far west and north of Timiskaming District.
  • Residence: 2 August 1958; Kirkland Lake, Ontario; Per Death Notice of brother William Wilson Ames
  • Residence: 14 February 1963; Matachewan, Timiskaming District, Ontario; Per his wife Maggie's Obituary.

Family: Margaret Lula "Maggie" Bowen b. 8 Feb 1891, d. 14 Feb 1963

  • Marriage*: 17 February 1909; Paget St., New Liskeard, Timiskaming District, Ontario; Marriage Reg'n.#: Groom: Francis F. Ames; Age: 26; Res.: New Liskeard; Rel.: Meth.; Bride: Margaret Bowen; Age: 17; Res.: New Liskeard; Rel.: Meth.; Date: Feb 16 1909; Place; New Liskeard; Reg'r.: J. Wislon, New Liskeard; Performed by: Rev. H. B. Coumins, New Liskead (Ontario Marriage Registration, ancestry.com; says "soiled document - very different type of doucment than any others I have seen. No parents names available. Also dated Feb 16, not Feb 17 when newspapers say it happened.)
    "Married: Ames-Bowen - At the home of the bride's aunt, Mrs. O'Hara, Paget St., New Liskeard, on February 17, 1909, by Rev. H. B. Coumans, Francis F. Ames and Margaret L. Bowen of New Liskeard." from The New Liskeard Speaker, February 19, 1909, see on microfilm at The Ontario Archives, Feb 27, 2001
    "Ames-Bowen: About twenty guests assembled at the home of Mrs. O'Hara, Paget, Street on Wednesday afternoon, the occassion being the wedding of Miss Margaret Bowen, eldest daughter of Mr. and Mrs. Walter Bowen, and niece of Mrs. O'Hara, to Francis Ames. The bride was given away by her father. The ceremony was performed by Rev. H. B. Coumans, while Mrs. Knox played the Wedding March. The bride was tastefully gowned in cream silk over pale blue and looked very pretty. The bridesmaid, Miss Della Bowen, sister of the bride, was prettily attired in cream lustre with silk trimmings. The groom was assisted by Mr. Garfield Austen. The gift to the bride from the groom was a handsome fur coat. The happy pair left on the Cobalt Special for an extended trip among friends in Haliburton but will reside in New Liskeard. Mr. Ames has been one of the lucky ones in the Gowganda District and many friends hope that good fortune will be with Mr. and Mrs. Ames throughout." from The New Liskeard Speaker, February 19, 1909, seen on microfilm at The Ontario Archives, Feb 27, 2001; Principal=Margaret Lula "Maggie" Bowen5

Citations

  1. Common name per son Boyd Ames. Middle name from Valleau GEDCOM.
  2. [S121] Unknown author, 1921 Census.
  3. [S6] Unknown author, 1891 Canada Census, Record Type: microfilm.
  4. [S13] Unknown author, 1901 Canada Census, Record Type: microfilm.
  5. [S8] Unknown author, Ontario Archives, Record Type: Microfilm.
  6. [S6] Unknown author, 1891 Canada Census, Record Type: microfilm, Age 8.
  7. [S13] Unknown author, 1901 Canada Census, Record Type: microfilm, Age 17.
  8. [S60] Unknown author, 1911 Canada Census, Record Type: microfilm.

Jesse "Jack" Ames1

M, #853, b. 9 March 1886
  • Birth*: 9 March 1886; Dudley Twp., E. Peterborough Co., Ontario; Per 1901 Census
  • Census*: 20 April 1891; Harcourt, Dudley, Dysant Twps, Peterborough E./Haliburton, Ontario; Age 6 at 1891 Census: see Elisha Ames2
  • Census: April 1901; Harcourt, Dudley, Dysant Twps, Peterborough E./Haliburton, Ontario; Age 15 at 1901 Census: see Elisha Ames3
  • Residence*: 27 February 1924; Hudson Twp., Timiskaming District, Ontario; Per death notice of his mother who died at his brother Frank's home in Hudson Twp., Timiskaming District, Ontario.
  • Residence: 2 August 1958; Kirkland Lake, Ontario; Per Death Notice of brother William Wilson Ames

Citations

  1. Common name per death notice of his mother.
  2. [S6] Unknown author, 1891 Canada Census, Record Type: microfilm, Age 6.
  3. [S13] Unknown author, 1901 Canada Census, Record Type: microfilm, Age 15.

Della "Ella" Ames

F, #854, b. 13 June 1889
  • Birth*: 13 June 1889; Harcourt Twp., Haliburton Co., Ontario; Harcourt Twp is just east of Dudley Twp and Harcourt Village is a short distance east of Wilberforce on Rd 648.
  • Marriage*: after 1909; Principal=Wilmot Ritchie
  • Census*: 20 April 1891; Harcourt, Dudley, Dysant Twps, Peterborough E./Haliburton, Ontario; Age 2 at 1891 Census: see Elisha Ames1
  • Census: April 1901; Harcourt, Dudley, Dysant Twps, Peterborough E./Haliburton, Ontario; Age 11 at 1901 Census: see Elisha Ames2
  • Married Name: after 1909; Ritchie
  • Residence*: 27 February 1924; Grand Forks, British Columbia; Per death notice of her mother, Angeline, in Hudson Twp., Timiskaming District, Ontario.
  • Residence: 2 August 1958; Cascade, British Columbia; Per Death Notice of brother William Wilson Ames

Family: Wilmot Ritchie b. b 1889

Citations

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

Alice Maud Graham1,2

F, #856, b. 19 February 1882, d. 1923
  • Birth*: 19 February 1882; Monmouth Twp., Haliburton Co., Ontario; Date Feb 1883 & location Ont. per 1911 Census. Date Feb 19 1882 & location Ont. rural per 1901 Census. Date 1881 & location Monmouth per Marriage Reg'n2,3,4
  • Marriage*: 20 August 1906; Monmouth Twp, Haliburton Co., Ontario; Marriage Registration: Ezzron Ernest Ames, 33; Residence: Monmouth Twp.; Born: Port Hope?; Occupation: wage earner; Parents: Elisha Ames & Angeline Valleau; Religion: Methodist; Bride: Alice Maud Graham, 23; Residence & Born: Monmouth Twp.; Parents: William & Jane Collins Graham; Religion: Church of England; Date: Aug 20, 1906; Performed by: Rev C. R. Spencer; Location: Monmouth Twp.; Witnesses: Newton Austin of Cardiff & Isabella Graham of Monmouth Twp.; Principal=Ernest "Essom" Ames5
  • Death*: 1923; Monmouth Twp., Wilberforce, Haliburton Co., Ontario; Per Burial
  • Burial*: 1923; South Wilberforce Cemetery, Monmouth Twp., Haliburton Co., Ontario; CEMSearch shows: Ernest Esroh Ames, Born: 1871, Died: 1951, Spouse: Alice Maude Graham, South wilberforce Cemetery, Haliburton County, Monmouth Twsp, Conc 12 Lot 33, Other names: Alice Maud Graham, Graham Philip Ames
  • Census*: April 1901; Monmouth Twp., Peterborough Co., Ontario; Age 18 at 1901 Census: see William Graham3
  • Married Name: 20 August 1906; Ames
  • Census: 12 June 1911; Monmouth Twp., Wilberforce, Haliburton Co., Ontario; Age 28 at 1911 Census: see Essom Ames4
  • Note*: 21 September 1914; Monmouth Twp., Haliburton Co., Ontario; Inst. # 227 "In his Majesty's Surrogate Court of the County of Victoria, … Be it known in the twenty first day of September in the year of our Lord one thousand nine hundred and fourteen …. The last will and Testament of Thomas Graham, late of the Township of Monmouth … Haliburton, farmer, deceased, who died on or about the nineteenth day of August … 1914 … at Monmouth … And that the Administration of all and singular the property of the said deceased and any way ???ing his will and was granted by the aforesaid Court to Alice Ames, a married woman, Clarke Graham, farmer, both of Monmouth, the executors named in the said will…. ... This is the last will and testament of one Thomas Graham of … Monmouth … to divide equally between Alice Ames, wife of Ezra Ames, Isabella Graham, Clarke Graham and Ella R. Graham, the son and three daughters of my deceased brother, William." From the Ontario Archives, October 29, 2003. - Ontario Land Records, Haliburton Co. -, G.S.U. #17315186

Family: Ernest "Essom" Ames b. 1 Jul 1870, d. 1951

  • Marriage*: 20 August 1906; Monmouth Twp, Haliburton Co., Ontario; Marriage Registration: Ezzron Ernest Ames, 33; Residence: Monmouth Twp.; Born: Port Hope?; Occupation: wage earner; Parents: Elisha Ames & Angeline Valleau; Religion: Methodist; Bride: Alice Maud Graham, 23; Residence & Born: Monmouth Twp.; Parents: William & Jane Collins Graham; Religion: Church of England; Date: Aug 20, 1906; Performed by: Rev C. R. Spencer; Location: Monmouth Twp.; Witnesses: Newton Austin of Cardiff & Isabella Graham of Monmouth Twp.; Principal=Ernest "Essom" Ames5

Citations

  1. Alice Maud Graham per marr. reg'n.
  2. [S8] Unknown author, Ontario Archives, Record Type: Microfilm.
  3. [S13] Unknown author, 1901 Canada Census, Record Type: microfilm.
  4. [S60] Unknown author, 1911 Canada Census, Record Type: microfilm.
  5. [S8] Unknown author, Ontario Archives, Record Type: Microfilm, #009801.
  6. [S46] Unknown location, Ontario Land Registry Records; unknown film.

Graham Philip Ames1,2

M, #857, b. February 1909, d. 14 February 1935
  • Birth*: February 1909; Monmouth Twp., Haliburton Co., Ontario; Date Feb 1909 & location Ont. per 1911 Census. Date 1909 per Burial2
  • Death*: 14 February 1935; Monmouth Twp., Wilberforce, Haliburton Co., Ontario; Per Burial. Where did this date come from? Burial says 1933?
  • Burial*: 1933; South Wilberforce Cemetery, Monmouth Twp., Haliburton Co., Ontario; CEMSearch shows: Graham Philip Ames, Born: 1909, Died: 1933 ??, Son of Ernest Esroh & Alice Maud Ames, South Wilberforce Cemetery, Other names: Alice Maud Graham, Ernest Esroh Ames.
    Note Difference in year of death.
  • Census*: 12 June 1911; Monmouth Twp., Wilberforce, Haliburton Co., Ontario; Age 2 at 1911 Census: see Essom Ames2

Citations

  1. Graham P. per 1911 Census.
  2. [S60] Unknown author, 1911 Canada Census, Record Type: microfilm.

Harrold Ames

M, #858, b. 22 October 1910, d. 22 October 1910
  • Birth*: 22 October 1910; Monmouth Twp, Haliburton Co., Ontario; Year was 1911 in Ames Chart
  • Death*: 22 October 1910; Monmouth Twp., Wilberforce, Haliburton Co., Ontario; Cemetery Transcription says " .. infant of 3 hr., Oct 22 1911 ... ". Year was 1911 in Ames Chart, also 1 "r" in name.1

Citations

  1. [S12] Unknown author, Ontario Death Registrations, Record Type: microfilm, Name Of Person: Ontario Archives, # 013819.

Vernon Ames

M, #859, b. February 1917, d. 17 June 1917
  • Birth*: February 1917; Monmouth Twp., Wilberforce, Haliburton Co., Ontario; Date Feb 1917 per Burial. Date Feb 1917 per Death Reg'n. - age 4 1/2 months at death Jun 17 1917.1
  • Death*: 17 June 1917; Conc 16 Lot 33, Monmouth Twp, Wilberforce, Haliburton Co., Ontario; Death Reg'n.#015373: Name: Vernon Ames; Date: Jun 17 1917; Age: 4 1/2 months; Born: Wilberforce, Conc 16, Lot 33, Monmouth Twp.; Parents: Essom Ernest Ames & Alice Graham; Cause: malnutrition, 1 mo.; Phys.: A. T. Embrey, Bancroft (Ontario Death Registration, #015373-1917, ancestry.com)2
  • Burial*: 18 June 1917; South Wilberforce Cemetery, Monmouth Twp., Wilberforce, Haliburton Co., Ontario; Per Cemetery Plot info for his father Essom Ames.3,4

Citations

  1. [S12] Unknown author, Ontario Death Registrations, Record Type: microfilm, Name Of Person: Ontario Archives.
  2. [S12] Unknown author, Ontario Death Registrations, Record Type: microfilm, Name Of Person: Ontario Archives, #015373-1917.
  3. [S39] Unknown name of person unknown record type, unknown repository, unknown repository address.
  4. [S15] Unknown author, Tombstone Inscription.

Mary Jane Woof

F, #860, b. 19 October 1843, d. 12 December 1909

  • Birth*: 19 October 1843; Percy Twp, Northumberland Co., Canada West; Date Oct 19 1843 & location Ont. rural per 1901 Census. Date 1843 & location Percy Twp. per marriage register. Location Prince Edward Co. per Death Reg'n. of son William Maurice Ames.1,2,3
  • Marriage*: 9 November 1862; Brighton Twp., Northumberland Co., Canada West; County Marriage Registry for 1858-1869, Newcastle District: Stephen Ames, 25 of Brighton Twp., b. Marysburgh, parents: James & Mary to Mary Woof, 19 of Brighton Twp., b. Percy Twp., parents: William & Mary, Witnesses: James Ames & William Woof, Date: Nov 9, 1862
    "In the mean time Mary was married, first to Steve Ames and Lizzie was married to Jim Ames and they stayed with the family and he worked the place." per "The Woof Family" as told by Margaret A. (Loomis) Woof to her son Aubrey Woof, seen in "The Tweedsmuir Histories of Codrington", pg. 65 in my printed copy - printed from microfilm.; Principal=Stephen Ames3,4
  • Death*: 12 December 1909; Conc 7 Lot 33, Brighton Twp., Northumberland Co., Ontario; Death Reg'n.#020829: Name: Mary Ames; Date: Dec 12 1909; Age: 66y 1m 23d; Res.: Conc 7, Lot 33, Brighton Twp.; Born: Oct 19 1833; Status: Carpenter's wife; Nat.: English; Parents: Wm Woof & Mary Stripling, b. England; Phys.: Dr. Richards,m Warkworth; Inf.: Stephen Ames, Codrington (Ontario Death Registration, #020829-1909, ancestry.com)5
  • Burial*: 15 December 1909; Mount Olivet Cemetery, Brighton Twp., Northumberland Co., Ontario; Memorial: (See Exhibit) Stephen Ames; 1837 - 1910; His Wife; Mary Woof; 1843 - 1909 (Mount Olivet Cemetery, Brighton Twp., Aug 2 2005)
    CEMSearch: Name: Mary Ames, Maiden: Woof; Born: 1843; Died: 1909; Age: 66y; Note: Wife of Stephen Ames; Buried: Mount Olivet Cemetery; Other names: see Gertrude Ames6,7
  • Census: April 1861; Brgihton Twp., Northumberland Co., Canada West; Age 18 at 1861 Census: see William Woof8
  • Married Name: 9 November 1862; Ames
  • Census*: April 1871; Brighton Twp, Northumberland Co., Ontario; Age 28 at 1871 Census: see Stephen Ames9
  • Census: April 1881; Brighton Twp., Northumberland Co., Ontario; Age 25 at 1881 Census: see Stephen Ames10
  • Census: April 1891; Brighton Twp., Northumberland Co., Ontario; Age 46 at 1891 Census: see Stephen Ames11
  • Census: April 1901; Brighton Twp., Northumberland Co., Ontario; Age 57 at 1901 Census: see Stephen Ames12

Family: Stephen Ames b. 18 Feb 1837, d. 23 Sep 1910

  • Marriage*: 9 November 1862; Brighton Twp., Northumberland Co., Canada West; County Marriage Registry for 1858-1869, Newcastle District: Stephen Ames, 25 of Brighton Twp., b. Marysburgh, parents: James & Mary to Mary Woof, 19 of Brighton Twp., b. Percy Twp., parents: William & Mary, Witnesses: James Ames & William Woof, Date: Nov 9, 1862
    "In the mean time Mary was married, first to Steve Ames and Lizzie was married to Jim Ames and they stayed with the family and he worked the place." per "The Woof Family" as told by Margaret A. (Loomis) Woof to her son Aubrey Woof, seen in "The Tweedsmuir Histories of Codrington", pg. 65 in my printed copy - printed from microfilm.; Principal=Stephen Ames3,4

Citations

  1. [S13] Unknown author, 1901 Canada Census, Record Type: microfilm.
  2. [S8] Unknown author, Ontario Archives, Record Type: Microfilm.
  3. [S28] Unknown short register title: entry for unknown spouses' names unknown repository, unknown repository address.
  4. [S52] Unknown location, Tweedsmuir Histories; unknown film.
  5. [S12] Unknown author, Ontario Death Registrations, Record Type: microfilm, Name Of Person: Ontario Archives, #020829-1909.
  6. [S39] Unknown name of person unknown record type, unknown repository, unknown repository address.
  7. [S15] Unknown author, Tombstone Inscription.
  8. [S10] Unknown author, 1861 Canada Census, Record Type: microfilm, Age 18.
  9. [S14] Unknown author, 1871 Canada Census, Record Type: microfilm, Age 28.
  10. [S16] Unknown author, 1881 Canada Census, Record Type: microfilm, Age 25.
  11. [S6] Unknown author, 1891 Canada Census, Record Type: microfilm, Age 46.
  12. [S13] Unknown author, 1901 Canada Census, Record Type: microfilm, Age 57.

Ralph Ambrose Ames

M, #861, b. 30 August 1865, d. 2 March 1947

  • Birth*: 30 August 1865; Brighton Twp., Northumberland Co., Canada West; Date Aug 30 1865 per Memorial. Date 1865 & location Brighton Twp. per Obit. Date 1866 & location Ont. per 1921 Census. Date Aug 1864 & location Ont. per 1911 Census. Date Aug 30 1865 & location Ont. rural per 1901 Census. Date 1866 & location Ont. per 1891 Census. Date 1866 & location Ont. per 1881 Census. Date 1865 & location Ont. per 1871 Census.1,2,3,4,5,6,7
  • Marriage*: 6 February 1889; Brighton Twp., Hilton, Northumberland Co., Ontario, Canada; Marriage Reg'n: Ralph A. Ames, 25; Res. & Born: Brighton Twp.; bachelor; farmer; Parents: Stephen Ames & Mary Woof; married Ida M. Valleau, 19; Res. & Born: Percy Twp.; single; Parents: William Valleau & Mary Wanamaker; Witnesses: Wilfred Valleau, Percy Twp. & Effie Robinson, Codrington; on Feb 6, 1889 at Hilton; Methodist; Rev. H. M. McQueen; Principal=Ida May Valleau8
  • Death*: 2 March 1947; 42 Carlisle Street, Bowmanville, Durham Co., Ontario; "Deaths: Ames, Ralph Steve: In Bowmanville, on Sunday, March, 2, 1947, Ralph Steven Ames, beloved husband of the late Ida M. Valleau and dear father of Mrs. Harold L. Waddis (Marie) of Toronto and Jesse of Bowmanville, in his 82nd year. Resting at his late residence at 42 Carlylse Ave., Bowmanville. Service on March 4, interment at Mount Olivet" from Brighton Ensign, March 6, 1947
    "Obituaries; Ralph Ames, Sr.; Ill for only twelve days Mr. Ralph Ames, Sr., passed away at his home 42 Carlisle Ave., Bownamville, on March 2nd, in his 82nd year. Many of his wide circle of friends were unaware of his illness and were indeed saddened to learn of his passing. Born in Brighton Township, Northumberland County, son of the late Mr. and Mrs. Stepehen Ames, he was educated at Mt. Olivet and in his early years became an expeirenced carpenter and builder. Later he became a successful salesman with the Pedlar People, Oshawa, for a period of 15 years. For the past severn years he has lived in retirement but has taken an active interest in community affairs. Married on Feb. 6, 1889, to Miss Ida Valleau, they lived at Codrington, Ont., before coming to Bowmanville 22 years ago. Mrs. Ames passed away on April 7, 1946, and her loss was keenly felt by the community and her husband who survived her just short of a year. The late Mr. Ames was on of those kindly, solid citizens whose influence contributed much to this community. A member of Trintiy United Church and the Loyal Orange Lodge, he seldom sought office, perferring in his quiet way to render service. he was everywhere greatly respected. There remain to mourn the father on daughter, Mrs. Marie Widdis, Toronto, one son, Jesse S. Ames, and two grandchildren, Ralph Ames Jr., Bowmanville and Jack Widdis, Toronto. The funeral was held from the family residence March 4, with Rev. J. E. Griffith officiating in the services. Interment took place at Mount Olivet Cemetery, Brighton Township, with Rev. Delve, Woolner, officiating in the burial. Among the wealth of floral tributes were wreaths from the Pedlar People, Cook Motor Sales, Oshawa, and numerousorganizations and friends. The bearers were C. Papineau, N. H. Taylor, William Thetford, L. T. Cook, S. McAllister, Mr. Foley adn Mr. Barraball." from The Canadian Statesman, March 20, 1947, digial image of the page passed to me by Catherine Stutt, of Brighton BDA.9
  • Burial*: 5 March 1947; Mount Olivet Cemetery, Brighton Twp., Northumberland Co., Ontario; Memorial: (See Exhibit) Ralph A. Ames; Aug 30 1865; Mar 2 1947; His Wife; Ida M. Valleau; Aug 30 1865; Mar 2 1947 (Mount Olivet Cemetery, Brighton Twp._
    CEMSearch shows: Ralph A. Ames, Born: 1865-08-30, Died: 1947-03-02, Age: 81y 6m 2d, Husband of Ida M. Valleau, Mount Olivet Cemetery, Other names: see Gertrude Ames.7,10
  • Census: April 1871; Brighton Twp., Northumberland Co., Ontario; Age 6 at 1871 Census: see Stephen Ames11
  • Census: April 1881; Brighton Twp., Northumberland Co., Ontario; Age 15 at 1881 Census: see Stephen Ames12
  • Residence: 6 February 1889; Brighton Twp., Northumberland Co., Ontario; Residence Brighton Twp. per marriage reg'n.13
  • Census: April 1891; Brighton Twp., Northumberland Co., Ontario; Age 25 at 1881 Census: see Stephen Ames14
  • Misc*: 1896; Conc 7 Lot 33, Brighton Twp., Codrington, Northumberland Co., Ontario; Farm Directory: Ames, Ralph, Codrington, Conc 7 Lot 33 Brighton Twp
  • Residence: 1899; Conc 7 Lot 33, Brighton Twp., Northumberland Co., Ontario; "Ames, Ralph, Codrington, f., Conc 7, Lot 33" Canada, City and Area Directories, 1899, Brighton Twp., pg. 152 of 253, ancestry.ca.
    Note: Brothers Maurice and Ralph are on Lot 33, father Stephen in Lot 32. Both are still farmers, not yet listed as carpenters.15
  • Residence: April 1901; Conc 7 Lot 33, Brighton Twp., Northumberland Co., Ontario; Residence per 1901 Census: Conc 7, Lot 33, Brighton Twp.1
  • Census*: April 1901; Brighton Twp., Northumberland Co., Ontario; Age 35 at 1901 Census: Ames, Ralph A., 35, b. Aug 30, 1865, farmer, married; Ida M. Valleau, 31, b. Jun 17, 1869, married; Erle W., 11, b. Feb 13, 1890; Jessie S., 9, b. Aug 29, 1891 (1901 Census Online: Brighton Twp., dist. 95, sub-dist. a-5, pg. 3, line 29, T-6385 - Conc 7, Lot 33)1
  • Note: 12 October 1903; Brighton Twp., Codrington, Northumberland Co., Ontario; Ralph's son Earl died suddenly at age 13.
  • Residence: 2 April 1907; Conc 7 Lot 33, Brighton Twp., Northumberland Co., Ontario; Land Registry Records (Grant 8088) show that Martha M. Goodfellow & Charles James Goodfellow sold 66 acres of the east half of Lot 33, Conc 7, Brighton Twp. to Ralph Ames for $2,400.00. ITS Date: Apr 2 1907. Reg'n. Date: May 18 1907. (Ontario Land Registry Records, Northumberland Co., Brighton Twp., Conc 7, pg. 209 of 239, Lot 33, pg. 2, page copied from OnLand.ca, Feb 22, 2021.)16
  • Census: 6 June 1911; Brighton Twp., Codrington, Northumberland Co., Ontario; Age 46 at 1911 Census: Ames, Ralph, 46, b. Ont. Aug 1864, Ger., Meth., Carpenter, married; Ida, 42, b. Ont., June 1868, French, meth., married; Jesse(m), 19, b. Aug 1891, Ger., son; Marie, 2, b. Jan 1909, daughter (1911 Census Image on Archive Canada Web Site: Codrington, page 5, line 46)
    Note: Ralph Ames is included in the Codrington section of the 1911 Census and no land is shown with his name although above and below are those who lived on Conc 7, Lot 32, 33, 34. This means that Ralph still lived on or near the Ames homestead in Mount Olivet. He bought Village Lot 6 in Codrington in 1914.6
  • Residence*: 4 September 1914; Conc 8 Lot 3, Brighton Twp, Codrington, Lot 6, Northumberland Co., Ontario; Land Registry Records (Grant 9701) show that William L. Clark & wife sold part of Codrington Village Lot 6, West of Richards St. to Ralph Ames. ITS Date Sep 4 1914
    Note: This was 1/4 acres at the north end of the lot; the bulk of the lot, to the south, was sold to Thomas R. Ames in 1916. Ralph Ames would build a new house on this spot, which woud later be occuppied by Ryckman and then Maurice Harvey and Lorne Cole.16
  • Census: 13 June 1921; Brighton Twp., Codrington, Northumberland Co., Ontario; Age 55 at 1921 Census: Ames, Ralph, 55, b. Ont., p.b. Ont., Irish, Meth., Carpenter, married; Ida M., 51, b. Ont., p.b. Ont., Eng., Meth., married; Marie, 13 (1921 Census: Brighton Twp., Northumberland Co., dist. 107, sub-dist. 6, pg. 6, line 30 - Codrington Village - ancestry.com)2
  • Note*: 29 December 1922; Codrington, Northumberland Co., Ontario; "Codrington: Mr. and Mrs. Ralph Ames and daughter Marie are spending the Christmas holiday in Toronto with their son Mr. Jesse Ames." from The Brighton Ensign, December 29, 1922, see on microfilm at The Ontario Archives, Feb 8, 20019
  • Residence: 31 March 1924; Conc 8 Lot 3, Brighton Twp, Codrington, Lot 6, Northumberland Co., Ontario; Land Registry Records (Grant 11042) show that Ralph Ames & wife sold the North part of Codrington Village Lot 6, Block "B" W. Richards St. to Willaim Maurice Ames. ITS Date Mar 31 1924.
    Note: Ralph and Maurice Ames were brothers.16
  • Residence: 19 September 1924; Bowmanville, Durham Co., Ontario; "Mr. and Mrs. Ralph Ames left on Saturday for their new home in Bowmanville." from The Brighton Ensign, September 19, 1924, seen on microfilm at The Trenton Public Library.
    " ... before coming to Bowmanville 22 years ago." per Ralph Ames Obit March 20 1947.9
  • Occupation*: between 1925 and 1940; Pedlar People, Oshawa, Ontario; "Later he became a successful salesman wit hthe Pedlar People, Oshawa for a period of 15 years." per Ralph Ames Obit.
    Note: The Pedlar People refers to the metal stamping firm in Oshawa which began in 1861 and became the largest producer of stamped metal roofing products in the British Empire in the early 1900s.
  • Note: circa 1930; Brighton Twp., Northumberland Co., Ontario; Ralph Ames appears in The Latimer Photos, taken by William Latimer who ran the General Store in Orland. Most photos are take in front of the store in Orland but not all. The photo of Ralph Ames appears to be taken by his house and not in Orland.17

Family: Ida May Valleau b. 17 Jun 1869, d. 7 Apr 1946

  • Marriage*: 6 February 1889; Brighton Twp., Hilton, Northumberland Co., Ontario, Canada; Marriage Reg'n: Ralph A. Ames, 25; Res. & Born: Brighton Twp.; bachelor; farmer; Parents: Stephen Ames & Mary Woof; married Ida M. Valleau, 19; Res. & Born: Percy Twp.; single; Parents: William Valleau & Mary Wanamaker; Witnesses: Wilfred Valleau, Percy Twp. & Effie Robinson, Codrington; on Feb 6, 1889 at Hilton; Methodist; Rev. H. M. McQueen; Principal=Ida May Valleau8

Citations

  1. [S13] Unknown author, 1901 Canada Census, Record Type: microfilm.
  2. [S121] Unknown author, 1921 Census.
  3. [S14] Unknown author, 1871 Canada Census, Record Type: microfilm.
  4. [S16] Unknown author, 1881 Canada Census, Record Type: microfilm.
  5. [S6] Unknown author, 1891 Canada Census, Record Type: microfilm.
  6. [S60] Unknown author, 1911 Canada Census, Record Type: microfilm.
  7. [S15] Unknown author, Tombstone Inscription.
  8. [S8] Unknown author, Ontario Archives, Record Type: Microfilm, #008765.
  9. [S42] Brighton Ensign.
  10. [S39] Unknown name of person unknown record type, unknown repository, unknown repository address.
  11. [S14] Unknown author, 1871 Canada Census, Record Type: microfilm, Age 6.
  12. [S16] Unknown author, 1881 Canada Census, Record Type: microfilm, Age 15.
  13. [S8] Unknown author, Ontario Archives, Record Type: Microfilm.
  14. [S6] Unknown author, 1891 Canada Census, Record Type: microfilm, Age 25.
  15. [S83] Ancestry.ca, online unknown url.
  16. [S46] Unknown location, Ontario Land Registry Records; unknown film.
  17. [S87] Unknown subject unknown record type; unknown repository.

William "Maurice" Ames

M, #862, b. 28 April 1873, d. 22 May 1941

  • Birth*: 28 April 1873; Brighton Twp., Mount Olivet, Northumberland Co., Ontario; Date 1873 per Memorial. Date 1873 & location Ont. per 1921 Census. Date Apr 1873 & location Ont. per 1911 Census. Date Apr 28 1873 & location Ont. rural per 1901 Census. Date 1873 & location Ont. per 1891 Census. Date 1873 & location Ont. per 1881 Census. Date 1873 & location Brighton Twp. per marr. reg'n.
    Note: The name Codrington is often used for this whole area, but I know that Stephen Ames lived in Mount Olivet. (Dan Buchanan)1,2,3,4,5,6,7
  • Marriage*: 13 September 1897; Trenton, Hastings Co., Ontario; Marriage Reg'n.#006769: Groom: Wm. Maurice Ames; Age: 24; Res.: Brighton Twp.; Born: - ; Status: bachelor; Occ.: Carpenter; Parents: Stephen Ames & Mary Woof; Bride: Gertrude McCcoll; Age: 22; Res.: Brighton Twp.; Born: - ; Status: spinster; Parents: Hugh McColl & Iona Scott; Wit.: Anna & B.B. Horton, Trenton; Date: Sep 13, 1897; Place: Trenton; Rel.: Meth.; Perfromed by: Rev. George Horton; Reg'd.: Nov 23 1897; Reg'r.: ?Geo. Gordon (Ontario Marriage Registration, #006769-1897, ancestry.ca); Principal=Alice Gertrude McColl8
  • Death*: 22 May 1941; Brighton Twp., Codrington, Northumberland Co., Ontario; Death Reg'n.#027206: Name: William Maurice Ames; Date: May 22 1941; Age: 68y 24d; Res.: Codrington, Ont., life; Born: Brighton Twp., Apr 28 1873; Status: married; Occ.: farmer; Spouse: Alice Gertrude Ames; Parents: Stephen Ames, born Prince Edward Co. & Mary Woof, b. Prince Edward Co.; Inf.: Mrs. W. M. Ames, Codrington, wife; Burial: Codrington, May 25 1941; Permit: W. J. Potts, trenton; Und.: Geo. H. Corbey, Trenton; Cause: coronary thrombosis; Phys.: E. G. Stuart, Campbellford, May 23 1941; Reg'd.: May 16 1941; Reg'r.: Fred O. Wade (Ontario Death Registration, #027206-1941, ancestry.ca)
    Date 1941 per Memorial. "Obituary - Maurice Ames: ... Codrington, Thursday, May 22, 1941 .. heart attack ... Maurice Ames, son of Stephen Ames and Mary Woof ... in his 69th year ... lived in Orser neighbourhood ... capenter .. skillful and industrious tradesman and took great pride in his work ... wife Gertrude McColl ... sons Howard of Codrington and Oscar of Toronto ... daughters Helen Goheen of Orland and Mrs. John Drewry of Toronto ... grandchildren William and Robert Goheen; William, Gwen and Maurice Drewry; Doris Ames ... brother Ralph of Bowmanville ... service at Codrington United Church ... Rev. J. A. Plant ... intement at Mount Olivet ... " Brighton Ensign, May 29, 1941
    Trenton Courier Advocate, May 29 1941: Ames, William M., died May 22 1941 (Newspaper Index, Trenton Public Library)9,6,10
  • Burial*: 25 May 1941; Mount Olivet Cemetery, Brighton Twp., Northumberland Co., Ontario; Memorial: (See Exhibit) Maurice Ames; 1873 - 1941; His Wife; Gertrude; McColl; 1874 - 1951; Their Daughter; Laura Drewry; 1908 - 1980; Their son; H. Howard; 1902 - 1962 (Mount Olivet Cemetery, Brighton Twp.)
    CEMSearch shows: Maurice Ames, Born: 1873, Died: 1941, Age: 68y, Husband of Gertrude McColl, Mount Olivet Cemetery, Other names: see Gertrude Ames.11,6
  • Census*: April 1881; Brighton Twp., Northumberland Co., Ontario; Age 8 at 1881 Census: see Stephen Ames12
  • Census: April 1891; Brighton Twp., Northumberland Co., Ontario; Age 18 at 1891 Census: see Stephen Ames13
  • Misc*: 1896; Farmer & Business Directory 1896, Codrington, Ontario; Ames, Morris, Codrington, Conc 7 Lot 33 Brighton Twp
  • Residence: 13 September 1897; Brighton Twp., Northumberland Co., Ontario; Residence Brighton Twp. per marriage reg'n.5
  • Residence: 1899; Conc 7 Lot 33, Brighton Twp., Northumberland Co., Ontario; "Ames, Maurice, Codrington, f., Conc 7, Lot 33" Canada, City and Area Directories, 1899, Brighton Twp., pg. 152 of 253, ancestry.ca.
    Note: Brothers Maurice and Ralph are on Lot 33, father Stephen in Lot 32. Both are still farmers, not yet listed as carpenters.14
  • Census: before 24 April 1901; Brighton Twp., Northumberland Co., Ontario; Age 27 at 1901 Census: see Stephen Ames. Hellen was born on 24 April so Census was taken before that since she is not included with William and Alice.15
  • Residence*: 2 October 1905; Conc 8 Lot 32, Brighton Twp, Northumberland Co., Ontario; Land Records show that Philander S Orser & wife sold 100 acres (E 1/2) to Maurice Ames for $5,00016
  • Residence: 17 December 1906; Conc 8 Lot 32, Brighton Twp., Northumberland Co., Ontario; Land Registry Records (Grant 9146) show that William M. Ames & wfie sold the west half of Lot 32, Conc 8, Brighton Twp. to Charles J. Goodfellow for $6,500. ITS Date: Dec 17 1906. Reg'n. Date: Dec 19 1906. (Ontario Land Registry Records, Northumberland Co., Brighton Twp., Conc 8, pg. 163 of 192, Lot 32, pg. 3, page copied from OnLand.ca, Feb 20 2021.)16
  • Note: 23 September 1910; Brighton Twp., Codrington, Northumberland Co., Ontario; Informant for father Stephen Ames' death reg'n
  • Residence: 5 June 1911; Conc 8 Lot 32, Brighton Twp., Northumberland Co., Ontario; Residence per 1911 Census: Conc 8, Lot 32, West Half, Brighton Twp.4
  • Census: 5 June 1911; Brighton Twp., Codrington, Northumberland Co., Ontario; Age 38 at 1911 Census: Ames, Maurice, 38, b. Ont. April 1873, Irish, Meth., farmer, married; Gertrude, 36, b. Ont. Sept 1874, Scot., Meth., married; Hellen, 10, b. April 1901, Irish, daughter; Howard, 9, b. May 1902, son; Oscar, 6, b. Sept. 1904, son; Laura, 2, b. July 1908, daughter (1911 Census Image on Archive Canada Web site: Codrington, page. 4, line 19)(Conc 8, Lot 32, West Half)4
  • Note*: 1912; Mount Olivet, Northumberland Co., Ontario; The Tweedsmuir Histories of Codrington show a piece as follows: "Codrington - Mrs. Maruice Ames has sold their farm to Grant Goodfellow for $6,500"17
  • Note: 10 May 1912; Saskatoon, Saskatchewan; "Codrington: M. Ames and S. McColl are spending the summer in Saskatoon .... building two houses ... " from The Brighton Ensign, May 10, 1912, seen on micrfilm at The Ontario Archives, Jan 4, 20019
  • Residence: 19 December 1912; Conc 8 Lot 32, Brighton Twp, Northumberland Co., Ontario; Land Records show that Maurice Ames sold 100 acres in the west half of Lot 32, Conc 8, Brighton Twp. to Charels J. Goodfellow for $9,000; ITS Date: Dec 19 1912 (Ontario Land Registry Records, Cobourg)16
  • Census: 20 June 1921; Brighton Twp., Northumberland Co., Ontario; Age 48 at 1921 Census: Ames, Maurice, 48, b. Ont., p.b. Ont., Irish, Meth., carpenter, married; Gertrude, 46, b. Ont., p.b. Ont., Scot., Meth., married; Helen, 20, b. Ont., p.b. Ont., Irish, Meth., high school student, single; Howard, 19, b. Ont., p.b. Ont., Irish, Meth., high school student, single; Oscar, 16, high school student; Laura, 12, high school student; Harg, Helen, 23, b. Ont., p.b. Ont., Scot., Pres., public school teacher, single (1921 Census: Brighton Twp., Northumberland Co., dist. 107, sub-dist. 6, pg. 8, line 46 - ancestry.ca)7
  • Residence: 31 March 1924; Village Lot 6 (Conc 8 Lot 3), Codrington, Northumberland Co., Ontario; Land Registry Records (Grant 11042) show that Ralph Ames & wife sold the north part of Codrington Village Lot 6, Block "B", west of Richards St. to Willaim Maurice Ames. ITS Date Mar 31 1924. Reg'n. Date: Apr 1 1924. (Ontario Land Registry Records, Brighton Twp, Conc 8, pg. 030 of 192, copied from Onland.com Dec 27 2020)16
  • Residence: 12 November 1926; Village Lot 6 (Conc 8 Lot 3), Codrington, Northumberland Co., Ontario; Land Registry Records (Grant 11380) show that Maurice Ames and wife sold the north part of Codrington Village Lot 6 to James G. Hardy and Bessie I. Hardy. ITS Date Nov 12 1926. Reg'n. Date: Nov 15 1926. (Ontario Land Registry Records, Brighton Twp, Conc 8, pg. 030 of 192, copied from Onland.com Dec 27 2020)
    Note: This was 1/4 acre at the north end of Village Lot 6 where Ralph Ames built a house. It would later be occupied by Maurice Harvey and the his honey business, then Lorne Cole.16
  • Residence: 22 November 1926; Village Lot 6 (Conc 8 Lot 3), Codrington, Northumberland Co., Ontario; Land Registry Records (Grant 11396) show that Eliza J. McColl sold the south part of Codrington Village Lot 6 to William Maurice Ames. ITS Date Nov 22 1926. Reg'n. Date: Dec 3 1926. (Ontario Land Registry Records, Brighton Twp, Conc 8, pg. 030 of 192, copied from Onland.com Dec 27 2020)
    Note: Maurice Ames had married Gertrude McColl, step-daughter of Eliza Jane (Richards, Cooney) McColl. This is the larger part of Lot 6, south of Ralph Ames' new house.16
  • Residence: 25 April 1927; Brighton Twp., Codrington, Northumberland Co., Ontario; Informant for Death Reg'n. of Hugh McColl, his father-in-law - per Hugh Mccoll's Death Reg'n.18
  • Residence: 31 January 1929; Conc 8 Lot 3, Brighton Twp., Codrington, Northumberland Co., Ontario; Land Registry Records (Grant 12509) show that Alciberis Van Blaricom sold part of the center part of the North 12 acres of Lot 3, Conc. 8 to Robert Barrett Ryckman, Alciberis Van Blaricom, John Kemp, Maurice Ames, John Dinner, Grant Goodfellow, William Goodfellow, James Henry Ross, Harry Reddom, Kenneth Gladstone Ames, Harper Peister, Trustees of Codrington Congregation of the Untied Church of Canada. ITS Date Jan 31 1929. Reg'd. Date Sep 25 1936. (Ontario Land Registry Records, Brighton Twp, Conc 8, pg. 032 of 192, copied from Onland.com Dec 27 2020)16
  • Note: circa 1930; Brighton Twp., Orland, Northumberland Co., Ontario; Maurice Ames appears in The Latimer Photos, taken by Hugh Latimer at his father's General Store in Orland, c. 1930. (Latimer Photos, Codrington Public Library)19
  • Note: 25 April 1930; Brighton Twp., Codrington, Northumberland Co., Ontario; "Codrington: Mr. and Mrs. Maurice Ames were pleasantly surprised on Sunday evening when their son Howard and daughter Mrs Ray Goheen, arrived home from Detroit, it being the first time in 8 years the family have all been at home at once."
    "Mrs. Ray Goheen and little sons accompanied by her mother, Mrs. Howard Ames, all of Detroit, motored to their parents home on Saturday night ... " (Howard Ames is Hellen's brother, per first item)
    Both items from The Brighton Ensign, Friday, April 25, 1930, seen on microfilm at The Ontario Archives, May 10, 20019
  • Residence: 1935; Codrington, Northumberland Co., Ontario; "15 Ames, Maurice, carpenter, Codrington" & "15 Ames, Mrs. Maurice (W), married woman, Codrngton" Canada Voters Lists, 1935, Northumberland Co., pg 13 of 126, ancestry.ca.14
  • Residence: 1940; Codrington, Northumberland Co., Ontario; "16 Ames, Maurice, carpenter, Codrington" & "17 Ames, Mrs. Maurice Codrngton" Canada Voters Lists, 1940, Northumberland Co., pg 29 of 124, ancestry.ca.14

Family: Alice Gertrude McColl b. 26 Sep 1874, d. 22 Sep 1951

  • Marriage*: 13 September 1897; Trenton, Hastings Co., Ontario; Marriage Reg'n.#006769: Groom: Wm. Maurice Ames; Age: 24; Res.: Brighton Twp.; Born: - ; Status: bachelor; Occ.: Carpenter; Parents: Stephen Ames & Mary Woof; Bride: Gertrude McCcoll; Age: 22; Res.: Brighton Twp.; Born: - ; Status: spinster; Parents: Hugh McColl & Iona Scott; Wit.: Anna & B.B. Horton, Trenton; Date: Sep 13, 1897; Place: Trenton; Rel.: Meth.; Perfromed by: Rev. George Horton; Reg'd.: Nov 23 1897; Reg'r.: ?Geo. Gordon (Ontario Marriage Registration, #006769-1897, ancestry.ca); Principal=Alice Gertrude McColl8

Citations

  1. [S13] Unknown author, 1901 Canada Census, Record Type: microfilm.
  2. [S6] Unknown author, 1891 Canada Census, Record Type: microfilm.
  3. [S16] Unknown author, 1881 Canada Census, Record Type: microfilm.
  4. [S60] Unknown author, 1911 Canada Census, Record Type: microfilm.
  5. [S8] Unknown author, Ontario Archives, Record Type: Microfilm.
  6. [S15] Unknown author, Tombstone Inscription.
  7. [S121] Unknown author, 1921 Census.
  8. [S8] Unknown author, Ontario Archives, Record Type: Microfilm, #006769.
  9. [S42] Brighton Ensign.
  10. [S12] Unknown author, Ontario Death Registrations, Record Type: microfilm, Name Of Person: Ontario Archives, #027206-1941.
  11. [S39] Unknown name of person unknown record type, unknown repository, unknown repository address.
  12. [S16] Unknown author, 1881 Canada Census, Record Type: microfilm, Age 8.
  13. [S6] Unknown author, 1891 Canada Census, Record Type: microfilm, Age 18.
  14. [S83] Ancestry.ca, online unknown url.
  15. [S13] Unknown author, 1901 Canada Census, Record Type: microfilm, Age 27.
  16. [S46] Unknown location, Ontario Land Registry Records; unknown film.
  17. [S52] Unknown location, Tweedsmuir Histories; unknown film.
  18. [S12] Unknown author, Ontario Death Registrations, Record Type: microfilm, Name Of Person: Ontario Archives.
  19. [S87] Unknown subject unknown record type; unknown repository.

Ida May Valleau

F, #863, b. 17 June 1869, d. 7 April 1946

  • Birth*: 17 June 1869; Percy Twp, Northumberland Co., Ontario; Date 1870 & location Ont. per 1921 Census. Date Jun 1868 & location Ont. per 1911 Census. Date Jun 17 1869 & location Ont. rural per 1901 Census. Date 1870 & location Ont. per 1891 Census. Date 1870 & location Ont. per 1881 Census. Date 1870 & location Ont. per 1871 Census.1,2,3,4,5,6
  • Marriage*: 6 February 1889; Brighton Twp., Hilton, Northumberland Co., Ontario, Canada; Marriage Reg'n: Ralph A. Ames, 25; Res. & Born: Brighton Twp.; bachelor; farmer; Parents: Stephen Ames & Mary Woof; married Ida M. Valleau, 19; Res. & Born: Percy Twp.; single; Parents: William Valleau & Mary Wanamaker; Witnesses: Wilfred Valleau, Percy Twp. & Effie Robinson, Codrington; on Feb 6, 1889 at Hilton; Methodist; Rev. H. M. McQueen; Principal=Ralph Ambrose Ames7
  • Death*: 7 April 1946; Bowmanville, Durham Co., Ontario; "Deaths: Ames, Ida M.: In Bowmanville, on Sunday, April 7, 1946, Ida M. Valleau, beloved wife of Ralph Ames and dear mother of Jesse of Bowmanville and Marie (Mrs. H. L. Waddis) of Toronto. Funeral at family residence at 42 Carlisle Street, Bowmanville on Tuesday the 9th. Interment at Mount Olivet." from Brighton Ensign, Arp. 11, 19468
  • Burial*: 10 April 1946; Mount Olivet Cemetery, Brighton Twp., Northumberland Co., Ontario; Memorial: (See Exhibit) Ralph A. Ames; Aug 30 1865; Mar 2 1947; His Wife; Ida M. Valleau; Aug 30 1865; Mar 2 1947 (Mount Olivet Cemetery, Brighton Twp._
    CEMSearch shows: Ida M. Ames, Maiden: Valleau, Born: 1869-06-17, Died: 1946-04-07, Age: 76y 9m 21d, Wife of Ralph A. Ames, Mount Olivet Cemetery, Other names: see Gertrude Ames9,10
  • Census: April 1871; Percy Twp., Northumberland Co., Ontario; Age 1 at 1871 census: see William Valleau11
  • Census: April 1881; Percy Twp., Northumberland Co., Ontario; Age 11 at 1881 Census: see William Valleau12
  • Married Name: 6 February 1889; Ames
  • Census: April 1891; Brighton Twp., Northumberland Co., Ontario; Age 21 at 1891 Census: see Stephen Ames (father of husband Ralph)
    13
  • Census*: April 1901; Brighton Twp., Northumberland Co., Ontario; Age 31 at 1901 Census: see Ralph Ames14
  • Census: 6 June 1911; Brighton Twp., Codrington, Northumberland Co., Ontario; Age 42 at 1911 Census: see Ralph Ames2
  • Census: 13 June 1921; Brighton Twp., Codrington, Northumberland Co., Ontario; Age 51 at 1921 Census: see Ralph Ames3
  • Residence*: before 7 April 1946; 42 Carlisle Street, Bowmanville, Durham Co., Ontario; Per Death Notice

Family: Ralph Ambrose Ames b. 30 Aug 1865, d. 2 Mar 1947

  • Marriage*: 6 February 1889; Brighton Twp., Hilton, Northumberland Co., Ontario, Canada; Marriage Reg'n: Ralph A. Ames, 25; Res. & Born: Brighton Twp.; bachelor; farmer; Parents: Stephen Ames & Mary Woof; married Ida M. Valleau, 19; Res. & Born: Percy Twp.; single; Parents: William Valleau & Mary Wanamaker; Witnesses: Wilfred Valleau, Percy Twp. & Effie Robinson, Codrington; on Feb 6, 1889 at Hilton; Methodist; Rev. H. M. McQueen; Principal=Ralph Ambrose Ames7

Citations

  1. [S13] Unknown author, 1901 Canada Census, Record Type: microfilm.
  2. [S60] Unknown author, 1911 Canada Census, Record Type: microfilm.
  3. [S121] Unknown author, 1921 Census.
  4. [S14] Unknown author, 1871 Canada Census, Record Type: microfilm.
  5. [S16] Unknown author, 1881 Canada Census, Record Type: microfilm.
  6. [S6] Unknown author, 1891 Canada Census, Record Type: microfilm.
  7. [S8] Unknown author, Ontario Archives, Record Type: Microfilm, #008765.
  8. [S42] Brighton Ensign.
  9. [S39] Unknown name of person unknown record type, unknown repository, unknown repository address.
  10. [S15] Unknown author, Tombstone Inscription.
  11. [S14] Unknown author, 1871 Canada Census, Record Type: microfilm, Age 1.
  12. [S16] Unknown author, 1881 Canada Census, Record Type: microfilm, Age 11.
  13. [S6] Unknown author, 1891 Canada Census, Record Type: microfilm, Age 21.
  14. [S13] Unknown author, 1901 Canada Census, Record Type: microfilm, Age 31.