Albert A. Van Blaricom

M, #977, b. 15 May 1895
  • Birth*: 15 May 1895; Brighton Twp., Codrington, Northumberland Co., Ontario; Birth Reg'n.#022500: Name: Albert A. Vanblaricom; Date: May 15 1895; Parents: Alciberis Vanblaricom & Rosella Ann Robinson; Inf.: John A. Robinson, Merchant, Brighton Twp.; Reg'd.: Jul 12 1895; Phys.: Dr. J. M. Clemminson; Reg'r.: A. A. Becker (Ontario Birth Registration, #022500-1895, ancestry.com)
    Date May 15 1895 & location Ont. rural per
    1901 Census. IGI REcord. Date May 1895 per 1911 Census.1,2,3
  • Marriage*: 11 June 1919; Brighton Twp., Codrington, Northumberland Co., Ontario; Marriage Reg'n.#018708: Groom: Albert A. Vanblaricom; Age: 24; Res.: Toronto; Born: Brighton Twp.; Status: bachelor; Occ.: Barber; Rel.: Meth.: Parents: Alciberis Vanblaricom & Rose Robinson; Bride: Helen Dusenbury; Age: 24; Res. & Born: Brighton Twp.; Status: spinster; Rel.: Meth.; Parents: John G. Dusenbury & Mary Delaney; Wit.: Oscar VanBlaricom & Bessie Vanblaricom, Codrington; Date: Jun 11 1919; Place: Codrington; Performed by: Anthony Hill, Hilton, Meth.; Sworn: Brighton, Jun 5 191; Reg'r.: W. W. Porte (Ontario Marriage Registration, #018708-1919, ancestry.com)
    "Married: Van Blaricom - Dusenbury: On Wednesday, June 11, at the home of the bride's parents, Mr. and Mrs. J. G. Dusenbury, Codrington, Helen Mary Dusenbury to Albert A. Van Blaricom." "Codrington - Miss Enid and Eula Ames of Plainville have returned hime after visiting Miss Mary Dinner and Mrs. Lorne McColl." from The Brighton Ensign, June 13, 1919, seen on microfilm at The Trenton Public Library; Principal=Helen Mary Dusenbury4
  • Marriage*: circa 1935; " ... (2) Albert = (1) Helen Dusenbury (2) Alice Winterbottom whose daughter was Carole .." (from list of family of Alciberis Van Blaricom, from The Tweedsmuir Histories of Codrington, Metro Toronto Reference Library, Reel 2, Nov 2007); Principal=Alice Winterbottom5
  • Census*: April 1901; Brighton Twp., Codrington, Northumberland Co., Ontario; Age 5 at 1901 Census: see Alciberus Van Blaricom6
  • Note*: 1908; Codrington Public School, Codrington, Northumberland Co., Ontario; School picture taken on north edge of front stoop of Codrington Public School in 1908 shows Albert Van Blaricom, second from right, middle row.
  • Census: 12 June 1911; Brighton Twp., Codrington, Northumberland Co., Ontario; Age 16 at 1911 Census: see Alciberus Vanblaricom2
  • Residence: 11 June 1919; Toronto, York Co., Ontario; Residence Toronto per marr. reg'n.7
  • Residence*: 5 December 1933; 681 Strathmore Blvd., Toronto, York Co., Ontario; Informant for Death Reg'n. of his wife Helen Mary (Dusenbury) Van Blaricom.8

Family 1: Helen Mary Dusenbury b. 29 Mar 1895, d. 4 Dec 1933

  • Marriage*: 11 June 1919; Brighton Twp., Codrington, Northumberland Co., Ontario; Marriage Reg'n.#018708: Groom: Albert A. Vanblaricom; Age: 24; Res.: Toronto; Born: Brighton Twp.; Status: bachelor; Occ.: Barber; Rel.: Meth.: Parents: Alciberis Vanblaricom & Rose Robinson; Bride: Helen Dusenbury; Age: 24; Res. & Born: Brighton Twp.; Status: spinster; Rel.: Meth.; Parents: John G. Dusenbury & Mary Delaney; Wit.: Oscar VanBlaricom & Bessie Vanblaricom, Codrington; Date: Jun 11 1919; Place: Codrington; Performed by: Anthony Hill, Hilton, Meth.; Sworn: Brighton, Jun 5 191; Reg'r.: W. W. Porte (Ontario Marriage Registration, #018708-1919, ancestry.com)
    "Married: Van Blaricom - Dusenbury: On Wednesday, June 11, at the home of the bride's parents, Mr. and Mrs. J. G. Dusenbury, Codrington, Helen Mary Dusenbury to Albert A. Van Blaricom." "Codrington - Miss Enid and Eula Ames of Plainville have returned hime after visiting Miss Mary Dinner and Mrs. Lorne McColl." from The Brighton Ensign, June 13, 1919, seen on microfilm at The Trenton Public Library; Principal=Helen Mary Dusenbury4

Family 2: Alice Winterbottom b. c 1900

  • Marriage*: circa 1935; " ... (2) Albert = (1) Helen Dusenbury (2) Alice Winterbottom whose daughter was Carole .." (from list of family of Alciberis Van Blaricom, from The Tweedsmuir Histories of Codrington, Metro Toronto Reference Library, Reel 2, Nov 2007); Principal=Alice Winterbottom5

Citations

  1. [S13] Unknown author, 1901 Canada Census, Record Type: microfilm.
  2. [S60] Unknown author, 1911 Canada Census, Record Type: microfilm.
  3. [S4] Unknown author, Ontario Birth Registrations, Record Type: Microfilm, Name Of Person: Ontario Achives (birth), #022500-1895.
  4. [S8] Unknown author, Ontario Archives, Record Type: Microfilm, #018708-1919.
  5. [S52] Unknown location, Tweedsmuir Histories; unknown film.
  6. [S13] Unknown author, 1901 Canada Census, Record Type: microfilm, Age 5.
  7. [S8] Unknown author, Ontario Archives, Record Type: Microfilm.
  8. [S12] Unknown author, Ontario Death Registrations, Record Type: microfilm, Name Of Person: Ontario Archives.

Alwilda R. "Wilda" Van Blaricom

F, #978, b. 17 September 1898, d. 10 April 1979

  • Birth*: 17 September 1898; Brighton Twp., Codrington, Northumberland Co., Ontario; Birth Reg'n.#027183: Name: Alwilda Van Blaricom; Date: Sep 17 1898; Parents: Alciberas Van Blaricom & Rosilla Ann Robinson; Inf.: Alciberas Van Blaricom, farmer, Brighton Twp.; Phys.: Dr. Clemenson; Reg'd.: Oct 6 1898 (Ontario Birth Registration, #027183-1898, ancestry.com)
    Date Sep 17 1898 & location Ont. rural per 1901 Census. IGI Record. Date Sep 1898 per 1911 Census.1,2,3
  • Death*: 10 April 1979; Community Nursing Home, Warkworth, Northumberland Co., Ontario; Tweedsmuir Histories: Van Blaricom: - Alwilda. At Community Nursing Home, Warkworth,Tuesday, April 10, 1979, formerly of Codrington, Ontario, in her 81st year. Daughter of the late Alciberis Van Blaricom and the late Rosella Ann Robinson. Predeceased by her sisters Edith (Hatfield), Campbellford and Codrington and Florence, Codrington and brothers Albert, St. Catherines, Oscar, Brighton and Ross, Detroit. Loving aunt of Wilfred Van Blaricom, Brighton, Anna Weatherup, Orono, Carol Bell, St. Catherines, Mary Frances, Detroit, Alfred Van Blaricom, Pittsburgh, U.S.A., and Maureen Klostermyer, Detroit. .... Interment in McPhail's Cemetery.4
  • Burial*: 13 April 1979; McPhail's Cemetery, Brighton Twp, Northumberland Co., Ontario; CEMSearch: Name: Alwilda R. VanBlaricom; Born: 1898; Died: 1979-04-10; Notes: Died Warkworth. Info from 7th Town Historical Society transcription and burial permit; Buried: McPhail's Cemetery, Brighton Twp.; Other names: Alciberis VanBlaricom (1860-1945), Florence E. VanBlaricom (1897-1953), Helen Mabel VanBlaricom (1889-1889), Helen Mary VanBlaricom (1932-1932), Mary Eliza VanBlaricom (Wright) (1901-1996), Myrtle VanBlaricom (1890-1890), Oscar W. VanBlaircom (1900-1957), Rosellla A. VanBlaricom (Robinson) (1861-1914), Wilfred Ross VanBlaricom (1922-1986) See Death Notice5
  • Census*: April 1901; Brighton Twp., Codrington, Northumberland Co., Ontario; Age 2 at 1901 Census: see Alciberus Van Blaricom6
  • Census: 12 June 1911; Brighton Twp., Codrington, Northumberland Co., Ontario; Age 12 at 1911 Census: see Alciberus Vanblaricom2
  • Occupation*: from 1939 to 1968; Post Office, Codrington, Ontario; Pg 75 of As The Crow Flies by Mrs. Leuna M. Austin, Mika Publishing, 1975, says that the Post Office moved from the store to the Van Blaricom's home in 1939 and came back to the store in 1968 when Wm Lelliott took over the store.
  • Residence*: 7 May 1946; Conc 8 Lot 3, Brighton Twp., Codrington, Lot 5, Northumberland Co., Ontario; Land Registry Records (Will 13502) show that Oscar W. Van Blaricom (Joint Ownership with sisters Florence & Alwilda) inherited Codrington Village Lot 5 from his father's estate. IT Date: May 7 1946.
    Note: Alciberis Van Blaricom had died Apr 27 1945. He had purchased Lot 5 from George F. Sequire in 1922.7
  • Residence: 12 August 1954; Conc 8 Lot 3, Brighton Twp., Codrington, Lot 5, Northumberland Co., Ontario; Land Registry Records (Exors Deed 14899) show that Alwilda Van Blaricom inherited the half interest in Lot 5 from her decease sister, Florence E. Van Blaricom. ITS Date Aug 13 1854.7

Citations

  1. [S13] Unknown author, 1901 Canada Census, Record Type: microfilm.
  2. [S60] Unknown author, 1911 Canada Census, Record Type: microfilm.
  3. [S4] Unknown author, Ontario Birth Registrations, Record Type: Microfilm, Name Of Person: Ontario Achives (birth), #027183-1898.
  4. [S52] Unknown location, Tweedsmuir Histories; unknown film.
  5. [S39] Unknown name of person unknown record type, unknown repository, unknown repository address.
  6. [S13] Unknown author, 1901 Canada Census, Record Type: microfilm, Age 2.
  7. [S46] Unknown location, Ontario Land Registry Records; unknown film.

Ross Eldon Van Blaricom1,2

M, #979, b. 6 November 1902, d. 4 December 1978
  • Birth*: 6 November 1902; Brighton Twp., Northumberland Co., Ontario; Date Nov 6 1902 per Social Security Death Index record. Date 1902 & location Cda. per 1930 Census. Date Nov 1902 per 1911 Census. Not on 1901 Census3,2
  • Marriage*: 1926; Date 1926 per 1930 Census.; Principal=Mary Loloya Moran
  • Death*: 4 December 1978; Harper Woods, Detroit, Wayne Co., Michigan, U.S.A.; Michigan Death Index: Name: Ross E. Vanblaricom; Born: Nov 6 1902; Died: Dec 4 1978; Res.: Detroit, MI; Place of Death: Harper Woods, Wayne Co., MI (ancestry.com)
    Social Security Death Index: Name: Ross Vanblaricom; SSN: 375-05-9549; Last Res.: Detroit, MI; Born: Nov 6 1902; Last Benefit: Grosse Point, MI; Died: Dec 1978; SSN Issued: MI before 1951 (ancestry.com)
  • Note*: 1908; Codrington Public School, Codrington, Ontario; School picture taken on north edge of front stoop of Codrington Public School in 1908 shows Ross Van Blaricom, far left front row.
  • Census*: 12 June 1911; Brighton Twp., Codrington, Northumberland Co., Ontario; Age 8 at 1911 Census: see Alciberus Vanblaricom3
  • Note: 1916; Codrington Public School, Codrington, Northumberland Co., Ontario; School picture taken in 1916 shows Ross Van Blaricom
  • Immigration*: 1925; Detroit, Wayne Co., Michigan, U.S.A.; Immigrated 1925 - per 1930 Census.2
  • Note: 2 May 1925; Detroit, Wayne Co., Michigan; Manifest: Name: Ross Eldon Van Blaricom; Age: 22; Born: Brighton Twp.; Dest. Detroit; Father: Alciberis Van Blaricom (ancestry.com)
  • Census: 2 April 1930; Ward 17, Detroit, Wayne Co., Michigan, U.S.A.; Age 27 at 1930 Census: Van Blaricom, Ross E., 27, b. Cda., p.b. Cda., immig. 1924, lab. in auto factory, age 24 1st marr., married; Mary L., 31, b. Cda., p.b. Cda., age 27 1st marr., immig. 1927, married; Mary F., 2 1/2, b. MI, p.b. Cda., daughter (1930 Census: Detroit City, Ward 17, pg. 2 of 28, line 89 - ancestry.com)2

Family: Mary Loloya Moran b. 5 Oct 1897, d. b 15 Oct 1978

Citations

  1. Ross Eldon Van Blaricom per US Border Crossing manifest. Ross E. Van Blaricom per 1930 Census.
  2. [S21] US Census, online unknown url.
  3. [S60] Unknown author, 1911 Canada Census, Record Type: microfilm.

Robert Charles Snelgrove1,2,3

M, #980, b. May 1867
  • Birth*: May 1867; Brighton Twp., Northumberland Co., Canada West; Date May 1867 & location Ont. per 1911 Census. Date 1866 & location Ont. per 1871 Census. Date 1867 & location Brighton Twp. per marr. reg'n.4,2,3
  • 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=Effie Mabel Robinson5
  • Census*: April 1871; Brighton Twp., Northumberland Co., Ontario; Age 5 at 1871 Census: see Robert Snelgrove4
  • Census: 1911; 3 Wellesley Ave., Toronto, York Co., Ontario; Age 43 at 1911 Census: Snelgrove, Robert Charles, 43, b. Ont. May 1867, Eng., Meth., Salesman, married; Effie, ?, b. Ont. Aug 1869?, Eng., Meth., married; Myrtle, 18, b. Ont. Oct 1892?, daughter (1911 Census Online: Toronto, Ward 2, dist 12, pg. 44 of 53, line 10 - 3 Wellesly Ave.)2

Family: Effie Mabel Robinson b. 1869

Citations

  1. Robert Charles Snelgrove per 1911 Census. Robt. C. Snelgrove per marr. reg'n. Given name per newpaper note re wife and her father visiting Codrington. Initial per death notice of wife's mother Ellen (Ames) Robinson.
  2. [S60] Unknown author, 1911 Canada Census, Record Type: microfilm.
  3. [S8] Unknown author, Ontario Archives, Record Type: Microfilm.
  4. [S14] Unknown author, 1871 Canada Census, Record Type: microfilm.
  5. [S8] Unknown author, Ontario Archives, Record Type: Microfilm, #008278-1891.

Myrtle Snelgrove

F, #981, b. 16 October 1892
  • Birth*: 16 October 1892; Brighton Twp., Codrington, Northumberland Co., Ontario; Birth Reg'n.#021524: Name: Helen Myrtle Snelgrove; Date: Oct 16 1892; Parents: Robt. C. Snelgrove, lab. & Effie Mabel Robinson; Inf.: John A. Robinson, Codrington; Reg'd.: Dec 3 1892; Phys.: Dr. Clemminson; Reg'r.: A. A. Becker (Ontario Birth Registration, #021524-1892, ancestry.com)
    Date Oct 1893? & location Ont. per 1911 Census.1,2
  • Census*: 1911; 3 Wellesley Ave., Toronto, York Co., Ontario; Age 18 at 1911 Census: see Charles Snelgrove1

Citations

  1. [S60] Unknown author, 1911 Canada Census, Record Type: microfilm.
  2. [S4] Unknown author, Ontario Birth Registrations, Record Type: Microfilm, Name Of Person: Ontario Achives (birth), #021524-1892.

Edythe Beatrice Shortt1,2,3,4,5,6

F, #982, b. January 1884, d. 1973

  • Birth*: January 1884; Salem, Northumberland Co., Ontario; Date 1884 per Memorial & CemSearch. Date Jan 1884 & location Ont. per 1911 Census. Date 1885 & location Salem per marr. reg'n.2,3,4,6
  • 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=Eldon R. Robinson7
  • Death*: 1973; Ontario; Date 1873 per Memorial & CemSearch.4,6
  • Burial*: 1973; McPhail's Cemetery, Codrington, Ontario; Memorial: (See Exhibit) Eldon R. Robinson; 1875 - 1961; his wife; Edythe B. Shortt; 1884 - 1973; their son J. Albert; 19?3 - 1957
    CemSearch: Name: Edythe B. Robinson; Maiden: Shortt; Born: 1884; Died: 1973; ID: MCPHLS75; Ohter names: Robinson, Eldon R. (1876-1961), Robinson, Helen [Ames](1840-1918), Robinson, J. Albert (1909-1957), Robinson, John Albert (1836-1922); Cemetery: McPhail's Cemeetery, Conc 5 Lot 30, Brighton Twp., Northumberland Co.; Note: Daughter of James Shortt and Jennie Roddy; married Dec 26 1905 in Hilton to Eldon Robinson 29, merchant born Codrington. Additional information from Northumberland and Durham Marriage Registers. Mother of Albert J. (https://www.cemsearch.ca/burial/?pID=MCPHLS75%5E3)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)
    6
  • Census: April 1891; Brighton Twp., Northumberland Co., Ontario; Age 8 at 1891 Census: see James Shortt8
  • Residence: 26 December 1905; Brighton Twp., Hilton, Northumberland Co., Ontario; Residence Hilton per marr. reg'n.2
  • Married Name: 26 December 1905; Robinson
  • Residence*: 1910; Pickering, Ontario; See Note re Tweedsmuir Histories
  • Census*: 1911; Seymour Twp., Campbellford, Northumberland Co., Ontario; Age 27 at 1911 Census: see Eldon Robinson3
  • Note*: circa 1915; Pickering, Ontario; Tweedsmuir Histories of Codrington contains an article re the history of the Womens' Institute. It mentions " Mrs. Eldon Robinson of Pickering ... ".9

Family: Eldon R. Robinson b. 12 Mar 1876, d. 1961

  • 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=Eldon R. Robinson7

Citations

  1. Edythe B. Shortt per Memorial & CemSearch. Edith Shortt per marr. reg'n. Edith per 1911 Census. Edith Beatrice Shortt per Birth Reg'n. of daughter Helen Beatrice Robinson.
  2. [S8] Unknown author, Ontario Archives, Record Type: Microfilm.
  3. [S60] Unknown author, 1911 Canada Census, Record Type: microfilm.
  4. [S15] Unknown author, Tombstone Inscription.
  5. [S4] Unknown author, Ontario Birth Registrations, Record Type: Microfilm, Name Of Person: Ontario Achives (birth).
  6. [S39] Unknown name of person unknown record type, unknown repository, unknown repository address.
  7. [S8] Unknown author, Ontario Archives, Record Type: Microfilm, #014459-1906.
  8. [S6] Unknown author, 1891 Canada Census, Record Type: microfilm.
  9. [S52] Unknown location, Tweedsmuir Histories; unknown film.

James Albert "Bert" Robinson1,2,3

M, #983, b. April 1909, d. 1957

  • Birth*: April 1909; Northumberland Co., Ontario; Date Apr 1908 & location Ont. per 1911 Census. Date 1909 per Burial.3
  • Death*: 1957; Ontario; Date 1957 per Memorial & Cem Transcr.2,4
  • Burial*: 1957; 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; 1909 - 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)
    2,4
  • Census*: 1911; Seymour Twp., Campbellford, Northumberland Co., Ontario; Age 2 at 1911 Census: see Eldon Robinson3

Citations

  1. J. Albert per Memorial. James per 1911 Census.
  2. [S15] Unknown author, Tombstone Inscription.
  3. [S60] Unknown author, 1911 Canada Census, Record Type: microfilm.
  4. [S25] Unknown author, Ontario Cemetery Transcriptions.

Helen Beatrice Robinson1,2

F, #984, b. 22 February 1907
  • Birth*: 22 February 1907; Conc 8 Lot 3, Brighton Twp., Codrington, Northumberland Co., Ontario; Birth Reg'n.#032214: Name: Helen Beatrice Robinson; Date: Feb 22 1907; Parents: Eldon Robinson & Edith Beatrice Shortt; Inf.: E. R. Robinson, Merchant, Codrington, Conc 8, Lot 3, Brighton Twp.; Phys.: N. D. Richards; Reg'd.: Mar 10 1907 (Ontario Birth Registration, #032214-1907, ancestry.com)
    Date Feb 1907 & location Ont. per 1911 Census.3,4
  • Marriage*: circa 1930; Principal=Ross Twist
  • Census*: 1911; Seymour Twp., Campbellford, Northumberland Co., Ontario; Age 4 at 1911 Census: see Eldon Robinson3
  • Married Name: circa 1930; Twist

Family: Ross Twist b. b 1900

Citations

  1. Helen Breatrice Robinson per Birth Reg'n.
  2. [S4] Unknown author, Ontario Birth Registrations, Record Type: Microfilm, Name Of Person: Ontario Achives (birth).
  3. [S60] Unknown author, 1911 Canada Census, Record Type: microfilm.
  4. [S4] Unknown author, Ontario Birth Registrations, Record Type: Microfilm, Name Of Person: Ontario Achives (birth), #032214-1907.

Ross Twist

M, #985, b. before 1900

Family: Helen Beatrice Robinson b. 22 Feb 1907

James Henry Mitchell1,2

M, #986, b. 1 March 1861, d. 15 May 1912

  • Birth*: 1 March 1861; Percy Twp., Northumberland Co., Ontario; Date Mar 1861 per Memorial. Date Feb 28 1861 per Death Reg'n. Date Mar 1 1861 & location Percy Twp. per Bapt. Date Mar 1 1863 & location Ontario per 1901 Census. Date 1861 & location Ont. per 1891 Census. Date 1861 & location Ont. per 1881 Census. Date 1861 & location Ont. per 1871 Census. Date 1861 & location Cda. per marr. reg'n.3,4,5,6,2,7,8,9
  • Baptism: 22 August 1861; Percy Twp., Northumberland Co., Ontario; "Name: James Henry Mitchell; Parents: Robert & Agnes; Res. & Born: Percy Twp.; Birth Date: Mar 1 1861; Bapt. Date: Aug 22 1861; Place: Percy Twp. (Vol 1, pg. 671, Percy Twp., Northumberland Co. - ancestry.com)9
  • Marriage*: 15 November 1892; Methodist Parsonage, Warkworth, Northumberland Co., Ontario; Marriage Reg'n.#008904: Groom: James Henry Mitchell; Age: 31; Res.: Cramahe Twp.; Born: Cda.; Status: bachelor; Occ.: farmer; Parents: Robert Mitchell & Agnes Beals; Bride: Minnie Ames; Age: 23; Res.: Brighton Twp.; Born: Cda.; Status: spinster; Parents: James Ames & Elizabeth Woof; Wit.: Clara S Ryal & Annie Wilson of Warkwarth; Date: Nov 15, 1892; Location: Methodist Parsonage, Warkworth; Rel.: Meth.; Performed by: Rev. J. C. Wilson; Reg'r.: R. P. Hurlbut, Percy Twp. (Ontario Marriage Registration, #008904-1892, ancestry.com)
    "Married; Mitchell-Ames: At the Methodist Parsonage, on Nov. 15th by the Rev. J. C. Wilson. Mr. James H. Mitchell, of Cramahe, to Miss Minnie Ames of Brighton, at 7 pm." newspaper clipping found in photo ablum in "The King Collection", Dan Buchanan scanned it Jan 7 2014.; Principal=Mary Emma "Minnie" Ames10
  • Death*: 15 May 1912; Campbellford, Northumberland Co., Ontario; Death Reg'n.#022818: Name: James Henry Mitchell; Date: May 15 1912; Age: 51y 2m 15d; Res.: Campbellford; Born: Mar 1 1861; Status: married; Occ.: Boading House Keeper; Parents: Robert Mitchell & Nancy Best, b. Ont.; Cause: chronic alcoholism, 1 1/2 years; Phys.: Dr. Bonnycastle; Inf.: Minnie Mitchell; Reg'd.: May 16 1912 (Ontario Death Registration, #022818-1912, ancestry.com) Date May 1912 per IGI Record.11,12
  • Burial*: 17 May 1912; Stones Cemetery, Percy Twp., Northumberland Co., Ontario; Memorial: (See Exhibit) James H.; Mitchell; Mar 1861; May 1912 (Stone's Cemetery, Percy Twp.)7
  • Census: April 1871; Cramahe Twp., Northumberland Co., Ontario; Age 10 at 1871 Census: see Agnes Mitchell (mother)4
  • Census: April 1881; Cramahe Twp., Northumberland Co., Ontario; Age 20 at 1881 Census: see Agnes Mitchell (mother)5
  • Census: April 1891; Cramahe Twp., Northumberland Co., Ontario; Age 30 at 1891 Census: see Agnes Mitchell (mother)6
  • Residence: 15 November 1892; Cramahe Twp., Northumberland Co., Ontario; Residence Cramahe per marr. reg'n.2
  • Census*: April 1901; Percy Twp., Northumberland Co., Ontario; Age 39 at 1901 Census: Mitchell, James, 39, b. Ont. Mar 1 1863, Irish, Meth., farmer, Head, married; Minnie, 29, b. Ont. July 17 1871, Irish, Meth., Wife, married (1901 Census Index & Image on Archives Canada Web Site: dist 95, h-1, page 13, line 36, T-6485)3
  • Residence*: April 1901; C. Douglas Lot 17, Percy Twp., Norham, Northumberland Co., Ontario; Residence per 1901 Census: C. Douglas pr Lot 17, Percy Twp.
    Notes: Looks like town lot 17 on Douglas Street, in Norham.3

Family: Mary Emma "Minnie" Ames b. 17 Jul 1869, d. a Mar 1952

  • Marriage*: 15 November 1892; Methodist Parsonage, Warkworth, Northumberland Co., Ontario; Marriage Reg'n.#008904: Groom: James Henry Mitchell; Age: 31; Res.: Cramahe Twp.; Born: Cda.; Status: bachelor; Occ.: farmer; Parents: Robert Mitchell & Agnes Beals; Bride: Minnie Ames; Age: 23; Res.: Brighton Twp.; Born: Cda.; Status: spinster; Parents: James Ames & Elizabeth Woof; Wit.: Clara S Ryal & Annie Wilson of Warkwarth; Date: Nov 15, 1892; Location: Methodist Parsonage, Warkworth; Rel.: Meth.; Performed by: Rev. J. C. Wilson; Reg'r.: R. P. Hurlbut, Percy Twp. (Ontario Marriage Registration, #008904-1892, ancestry.com)
    "Married; Mitchell-Ames: At the Methodist Parsonage, on Nov. 15th by the Rev. J. C. Wilson. Mr. James H. Mitchell, of Cramahe, to Miss Minnie Ames of Brighton, at 7 pm." newspaper clipping found in photo ablum in "The King Collection", Dan Buchanan scanned it Jan 7 2014.; Principal=Mary Emma "Minnie" Ames10

Citations

  1. James Henry Mitchell per marr. reg'n.
  2. [S8] Unknown author, Ontario Archives, Record Type: Microfilm.
  3. [S13] Unknown author, 1901 Canada Census, Record Type: microfilm.
  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. [S15] Unknown author, Tombstone Inscription.
  8. [S12] Unknown author, Ontario Death Registrations, Record Type: microfilm, Name Of Person: Ontario Archives.
  9. [S83] Ancestry.ca, online unknown url.
  10. [S8] Unknown author, Ontario Archives, Record Type: Microfilm, #008904-1892.
  11. [S19] IGI Record, online unknown url.
  12. [S12] Unknown author, Ontario Death Registrations, Record Type: microfilm, Name Of Person: Ontario Archives, #022818-1912.

William "Russell" Melville1,2,3

M, #987, b. 1882
  • Birth*: 1882; Campbellford, Northumberland Co., Ontario; Date 1884 & location Ont. per 1921 Census. Date 1882 & location Campbellford per marr. reg'n. - Minnie (Ames) Mitchell.2,3
  • Marriage*: 15 October 1914; Codrington, Northumberland Co., Ontario; Marriage Reg'n.#016317: Groom: Wm. Russell Melville; Age: 32?; Res.: Springfield, Mass.; Born: Campbellford; Status: bachelor; Occ.: Weaver; Rel.: Pres.; Parents: David Melville & Annie Oulton; Bride: Minnie Mitchell; Age: 39; Res. & Born: Brighton Twp.; Status: widow; Rel.: Meth.; Parents: James Ames & Elizabeth Woof; Wit.: Vern N. Ames, Wooler & Reva Ames, Wooler; Date: Oct 15 1914; Place: Codrington; Performed by: W. J. H. Smith, Hilton, Meth.; Sworn: Hastings, Oct 12 1914; Reg'r.: W. Wilson, Hastings (Ontario Marriage Registration, #016317-1914, ancestry.com)
    "Melville - Mitchell: The home of Mr. Walter Ames of Codrington was the scene of a quiet wedding on Thursday, Ocobert 15 at 9:00 AM when his sister, Mrs. Minnie Mitchell, was united in marriage with Mr. William Russell Melville of Springfield, Mass., formerly of Campbellford, Ont., in the presence of the bride's brothers and their families as well as that of Mrs. D. N. King and son Ira. ... After signing of the register, all partook of a dainty lunch after which the bridal party motored to Brighton en route to Montreal and Boston, before taking up their residence in Rhode Island, Providence. ... " from The Brighton Ensign, Friday, October 23, 1914, seen om microfilm at The Ontario Archives, Dec 5, 2001
    "Codrington - Mr. and Mrs. Russell Melville have returned from their honeymoon trip and willprobably reside in Campbellford." from The Brighton Ensign, Friday, October 30, 1914, seen on microfilm at The Ontario Archives, Dec 5, 2001; Principal=Mary Emma "Minnie" Ames4,5
  • Residence: 15 October 1914; Springfield, Massachusetts, U.S.A.; Residence Springfield, Mass. per marriage reg'n. Minnie (Ames) Mitchell.2
  • Residence*: 15 October 1914; Campbellford, Northumberland Co., Ontario; Per marriage notice.
  • Residence: 30 October 1914; Campbellford, Northumberland Co., Ontario; " ... will probably reside in Campbellford." see marriage notice with Minnie (Ames) Mitchell
  • Census*: 1 June 1921; Front St., Campbellford, Northumberland Co., Ontario; Age 37 at 1921 Census: Melville, Russell, 37, b. Ont., p.b. Ont. & US, Eng., Meth., Weaver, married; Minnie, 43, b. Ont., p.b. Ont., married (1921 Census: Campbellford Village, Northumberland Co., Ward 1, dist. 107, sub-dist. 50, pg. 1, line 50 (bottom of page) - ancestry.com)3
  • Residence: 1949; Campbellford, Northumberland Co., Ontario; "Melville, Russell, millhand, Campbellford" Canada Voters List, 1949, Northumberland Co. - ancestry.com)6

Family: Mary Emma "Minnie" Ames b. 17 Jul 1869, d. a Mar 1952

  • Marriage*: 15 October 1914; Codrington, Northumberland Co., Ontario; Marriage Reg'n.#016317: Groom: Wm. Russell Melville; Age: 32?; Res.: Springfield, Mass.; Born: Campbellford; Status: bachelor; Occ.: Weaver; Rel.: Pres.; Parents: David Melville & Annie Oulton; Bride: Minnie Mitchell; Age: 39; Res. & Born: Brighton Twp.; Status: widow; Rel.: Meth.; Parents: James Ames & Elizabeth Woof; Wit.: Vern N. Ames, Wooler & Reva Ames, Wooler; Date: Oct 15 1914; Place: Codrington; Performed by: W. J. H. Smith, Hilton, Meth.; Sworn: Hastings, Oct 12 1914; Reg'r.: W. Wilson, Hastings (Ontario Marriage Registration, #016317-1914, ancestry.com)
    "Melville - Mitchell: The home of Mr. Walter Ames of Codrington was the scene of a quiet wedding on Thursday, Ocobert 15 at 9:00 AM when his sister, Mrs. Minnie Mitchell, was united in marriage with Mr. William Russell Melville of Springfield, Mass., formerly of Campbellford, Ont., in the presence of the bride's brothers and their families as well as that of Mrs. D. N. King and son Ira. ... After signing of the register, all partook of a dainty lunch after which the bridal party motored to Brighton en route to Montreal and Boston, before taking up their residence in Rhode Island, Providence. ... " from The Brighton Ensign, Friday, October 23, 1914, seen om microfilm at The Ontario Archives, Dec 5, 2001
    "Codrington - Mr. and Mrs. Russell Melville have returned from their honeymoon trip and willprobably reside in Campbellford." from The Brighton Ensign, Friday, October 30, 1914, seen on microfilm at The Ontario Archives, Dec 5, 2001; Principal=Mary Emma "Minnie" Ames4,5

Citations

  1. Wm. Russell Melville per marriage reg'n. Russell per 1921 Census.
  2. [S8] Unknown author, Ontario Archives, Record Type: Microfilm.
  3. [S121] Unknown author, 1921 Census.
  4. [S8] Unknown author, Ontario Archives, Record Type: Microfilm, #016317-1914.
  5. [S42] Brighton Ensign.
  6. [S83] Ancestry.ca, online unknown url.

Phoebe Samantha "Mattie" McColl

F, #988, b. 29 May 1876, d. 4 October 1973

  • Birth*: 29 May 1876; Brighton Twp., Northumberland Co., Ontario; Date May 1876 & location Ont. per 1911 Census. Date May 29 1876 & location Ont. rural per 1901 Census. Date 1877 & location Ont. per 1891 Census. Date 1877 & location Ont. per 1881 Census.1,2,3,4
  • Marriage*: 30 May 1894; Brighton Twp., Hilton, Northumberland Co., Ontario; Marriage Registration: Groom: John Kirk Ames; Age: 20; Res. & Born: Brighton Twp; Occ.: farmer; Parents: James Ames & Nancy Kirk; Bride: Mattie McColl; Age: 18; Res. & Born: Brighton Twp; Parents: William McColl & Ida Scott; Witnesses: Eldon Robinson & Nettie Mccoll of Codrington; Date: May 30, 1894; Location: Hilton; Performed by: Rev L. ? Crookshank; Principal=John Kirk "Jack" Ames5
  • Death*: 4 October 1973; Trenton Memorial Hospital, Trenton, Hastings Co., Ontario; The Tweedsmuir Histories for Codrington has the following piece: " Ames: - Mrs. Mattie at Trenton Memorial Hospital, Thursday, October 4, 1973, Mattie McColl of Centruy Manor, Brighton and a former resident of RR 1 Codrington in her 98th year. Beloved wife of the late John K. Ames; loving mother of the later Mrs. Nettie Cameron, dear grandmother of Jack Cameron of Kingston, Donald Cameron of RR 1 Codringtonand Harold Cameron of Milton, also survived by 11 great-grandchildren and 2 great great grandsons. Loving sister of Mrs. Blanche Thomas of Hamilton. Friends will be received at the Allen Funeral Home, Warkworth on Friday 2-4, 7-9. Service in the chapel Saturday at 2 p.m. Mr. Charles Buchanan officiating. Interment Mount Olivet Cemetery."
    "Mattie Ames; Died Oct 4, 1973; Age 97; Oct 5, 1973; Page 2; Brighton Ensign"6
  • Burial*: 7 October 1973; Mount Olivet Cemetery, Brighton Twp., Northumberland Co., Ontario; CEMSearch shows: Mattie Ames, Maiden: McColl, Born: 1877, Died: 1973, Age: 96y, Wife of John K. Ames, Mount Olivet Cemetery, Other names: James Ames, John K. Ames, Nancy J. Ames.
    Also see John Kirk Burial re Mount Olivet Cemetery7
  • Census: April 1881; Brighton Twp., Northumberland Co., Ontario; Age 4 at 1881 Census: see William James McColl4
  • Census: April 1891; Brighton Twp., Northumberland Co., Ontario; Age 14 at 1891 Census: see James W. McColl3
  • Married Name: 30 May 1894; Ames
  • Census*: April 1901; Brighton Twp., Northumberland Co., Ontario; Age 24 at 1901 Census: see James R. Ames8
  • Census: 6 June 1911; Brighton Twp., Codrington, Northumberland Co., Ontario; Age 35 at 1911 Census: see James Ames (father-in-law)2
  • Note: 27 October 1949; Ontario; "Mr. and Mrs. John Ames entertained her sister Mrs. Clifford Rogers of Carman." Brighton Ensign, Oct 27, 1949
  • Note: 30 May 1960; R. R. 1, Brighton Twp., Codrington, Northumberland Co., Ontario; 66th wedding anniversary, see John Ames
  • Note: 29 May 1969; 7 Cleadon Drive, Ottawa, Ontario; The Tweedsmuir Histories for Codrington includes the following piece: "Pleasant Valley - Mrs. John Ames, 7 Cleadon Drive, Ottawa 14, formerly of Codrington, Ontario, the former Mattie McColl, will celebrate her 93rd birthday on May 29. Seh lives with her eldest grandson and family - Mr. and Mrs. Jack Cameron in Ottawa. Mrs. Ames has two other grandsons - Donald, RR 1 Codrington and Harold, Milton, Ontario. There are four great-gradnsons - Dennis and Richard, Codrington; Scott, Ottawa and Bruce, Milton. She has seven great granddaughters - Connie, Donna and Kristine, Ottawa; Linda and Lois, Codrington and Lorie and Sherry, Milton and one great great grandson Todd Brennan, Ottawa. Mrs. Ames and her husband, the late John Ames lived on a farm just east of Codrington in the Mount Olivet district for some 65 years. They celebrated their 65th wedding anniversary together 10 or more years ago. She will celebrate her 93rd birthday on the weekend of June 1, when the family will all meet at the Jack Cameron cottage at L`Amble on Stymer's lake near Bancroft."
  • Note*: 29 May 1972; Century Manor, Brighton, Ontario; 96th Birthday Party: per Tweedsmuir Histories for Codrington: "Mrs. John (Mattie) Ames celebrated her 96th birthday on may 29 with a party held at Century manor, Maplewood Ave., Brighton. All the residents enjoyed the party given by the volunteer workers of the Manor. Mrs. Ames is a former resident of Codrington, having lived in that area for most of her 96 years."

Family: John Kirk "Jack" Ames b. 29 Sep 1874, d. 7 Oct 1961

  • Marriage*: 30 May 1894; Brighton Twp., Hilton, Northumberland Co., Ontario; Marriage Registration: Groom: John Kirk Ames; Age: 20; Res. & Born: Brighton Twp; Occ.: farmer; Parents: James Ames & Nancy Kirk; Bride: Mattie McColl; Age: 18; Res. & Born: Brighton Twp; Parents: William McColl & Ida Scott; Witnesses: Eldon Robinson & Nettie Mccoll of Codrington; Date: May 30, 1894; Location: Hilton; Performed by: Rev L. ? Crookshank; Principal=John Kirk "Jack" Ames5

Citations

  1. [S13] Unknown author, 1901 Canada Census, Record Type: microfilm.
  2. [S60] Unknown author, 1911 Canada Census, Record Type: microfilm.
  3. [S6] Unknown author, 1891 Canada Census, Record Type: microfilm.
  4. [S16] Unknown author, 1881 Canada Census, Record Type: microfilm.
  5. [S8] Unknown author, Ontario Archives, Record Type: Microfilm, #008566.
  6. [S52] Unknown location, Tweedsmuir Histories; unknown film.
  7. [S39] Unknown name of person unknown record type, unknown repository, unknown repository address.
  8. [S13] Unknown author, 1901 Canada Census, Record Type: microfilm, Age 24.

Nettie May Ames1,2

F, #989, b. 14 November 1897, d. 1938

  • Birth*: 14 November 1897; Brighton Twp., Northumberland Co., Ontario; Birth Register: Ames, Nettie May, b. Nov 4, 1897, d/o John Kirk Ames & Phoebe Samantha McColl.
    Note: difference in day of birth. Date 1897 per Memorial.2
  • Marriage*: 26 December 1923; Percy Twp., Norham, Northumberland Co., Ontario; Marriage Reg'n.#017023: Groom: Eldred George Cameron; Age: 23; Res.: Niagara Falls; Born: Castleton; Status: bachelor; Occ.: Chemical Operator; Rel.: Meth.; Parents: G. W. Cameron & J. Barney; Bride: Nettie May ames; Age: 26; Res.: - ; Born: Brighton; Rel.: Meth.; Parents: J. R. Ames & M. McColl; Expected Res.: Norham; Wit.: W. A. Goodfellow, Codrington & Helen Cameron, Castleton; Date: Dec 26 1923; Place: Norham Parsonage; Performed by: Ernest W. Cafley, Norham, Meth.; Sworn: Castleton, Dec 26 1923; Reg'r.: A. E. Jones (Ontario Marriage Registration, #017023-1923, ancestry.com); Principal=Eldred George A. Cameron3
  • Death*: 1938; Brighton Twp., Northumberland Co., Ontario; Date 1938 per Memorial. Date 1936 per The McColl Clan: Scotland to Canada, by Leona M. Austin.
    "Eldred and Nettie Ames Cameron both died at an early age leaving their 3 sons who were then raised by their grandparents." from Tweedsmuir Histories of Codrington.2
  • Burial*: 1938; Mount Olivet Cemetery, Brighton Twp., Ontario; Memorial: (See Exhibit) CAMERON; Eldred G. Cameron; 1900 - 1935; Nettie May Ames; His Wife; 1897 - 1938 (Mount Olivet Cemetery, Brighton Twp.)2
  • Census*: April 1901; Brighton Twp., Northumberland Co., Ontario; Age 3 at 1901 Census: see James R. Ames (grandfather)4
  • Census: 6 June 1911; Brighton Twp., Codrington, Northumberland Co., Ontario; Age 13 at 1911 Census: see James Ames (grandfather)5
  • Married Name: 26 December 1923; Cameron

Family: Eldred George A. Cameron b. 5 Sep 1900, d. 1935

  • Marriage*: 26 December 1923; Percy Twp., Norham, Northumberland Co., Ontario; Marriage Reg'n.#017023: Groom: Eldred George Cameron; Age: 23; Res.: Niagara Falls; Born: Castleton; Status: bachelor; Occ.: Chemical Operator; Rel.: Meth.; Parents: G. W. Cameron & J. Barney; Bride: Nettie May ames; Age: 26; Res.: - ; Born: Brighton; Rel.: Meth.; Parents: J. R. Ames & M. McColl; Expected Res.: Norham; Wit.: W. A. Goodfellow, Codrington & Helen Cameron, Castleton; Date: Dec 26 1923; Place: Norham Parsonage; Performed by: Ernest W. Cafley, Norham, Meth.; Sworn: Castleton, Dec 26 1923; Reg'r.: A. E. Jones (Ontario Marriage Registration, #017023-1923, ancestry.com); Principal=Eldred George A. Cameron3

Citations

  1. Nettie May Ames per Memorial.
  2. [S15] Unknown author, Tombstone Inscription.
  3. [S8] Unknown author, Ontario Archives, Record Type: Microfilm, #017023-1923.
  4. [S13] Unknown author, 1901 Canada Census, Record Type: microfilm.
  5. [S60] Unknown author, 1911 Canada Census, Record Type: microfilm.

Ida Gainforth

F, #990, b. 19 February 1883, d. 1965
  • Birth*: 19 February 1883; Murray Twp., Wooler, Northumberland Co., Ontario; Date Feb 19 1883 per 1901 Census. Date Feb 1883 per 1911 Census. Location Wooler per Death Notice.1,2
  • Marriage*: 10 August 1898; Sidney Twp., Frankford, Hastings Co., Ontario; Marriage Registration: William Richardson Ames, 20; Residence: Brighton Twp.; Born: Canada; Parents: James Ames & Nancy Jane Kirk; Bride: Ida Gainforth, 18; Residence: Brighton Twp.; Born: Canada; Parents: Stephen Gainforth & Alminie Steinburgh; Witnesses: Charles & Alice Dewey of Frankford; Date: Aug 10, 1898; Location: Frankford; Religion: Methodist; Performed by: Rev. L. F. Depeau; Principal=William "Will" Richardson Ames3
  • Death*: 1965; Maple Haven Nursing Home, Belleville, Hastings Co., Ontario; Funeral notice in paper: Mrs. Ida Ames - Trenton- On Tuesday, Rev. H. M. Beach conducted a service in the Weaver Funeral Home for Mrs. Ida Ames of Codrington, who died in her 82nd year at the Maple Haven Nursing Home in Belleville last Saturday. Bearers were Edwin Quinn, John Postma, Wm. Moran, Wilfred Jamieson, Maurice Harvey and Robert Hazelwood. Interment was in McPhail's Cemetery. Born in Wooler, Mrs. Ames was the daughter of Mr. and Mrs. Stephen Gainforth. A life-time Codrington district resident, she was a member of Wooler United Church. She had been ill for the past five years. Mrs. Ames is survived by two daughters, Mina Ames of Belleville and Mrs. Everett (Bernice) Ellis of Wooler; two sons, Arthur of Codrington and Cecil of Petawawa and a grand-daughter Barbara Ames of Pembroke. She was predeceased by her husband, William in 1958.
  • Census: April 1891; Brighton Twp., Northumberland Co., Ontario; Age 8 at 1891 Census: see Stephen Gainforth4
  • Married Name: 10 August 1898; Ames
  • Census*: April 1901; Brighton Twp., Northumberland Co., Ontario; Age 18 at 1901 Census: see William R. Ames1
  • Census: 12 June 1911; Brighton Twp., Codrington, Northumberland Co., Ontario; Age 28 at 1911 Census: see William Ames2
  • Residence: 24 May 1955; Conc 9 Lot 2, Brighton Twp., Codrington, Lot 12, Northumberland Co., Ontario; Land Registry Records (22287) show the Will of William R. Ames transfers the S. pt. of Lot 2, Conc9 "to wife Ida Ames for life after to son Arthur R. Ames". ITS Date May 24 1955. Reg'n. Date Feb 23 1959.
    Note: William Richardson Ames died Jan 21 1959. This would appear to refer to Village Lot 12 although it is not mentioned as such. Art Ames lived in the old Sutherland house at Lot 12 which he inherited from his mother.5
  • Residence*: 24 May 1955; Conc 9 Lot 1, Brighton Twp., Codrington, Northumberland Co., Ontario; Lot 1 Conc 9: Land Registry Records show that William R. Ames & wife transferred land to Ida Ames for life and after to son Aurthur R. Ames.5

Family: William "Will" Richardson Ames b. 21 Mar 1878, d. 21 Jan 1959

  • Marriage*: 10 August 1898; Sidney Twp., Frankford, Hastings Co., Ontario; Marriage Registration: William Richardson Ames, 20; Residence: Brighton Twp.; Born: Canada; Parents: James Ames & Nancy Jane Kirk; Bride: Ida Gainforth, 18; Residence: Brighton Twp.; Born: Canada; Parents: Stephen Gainforth & Alminie Steinburgh; Witnesses: Charles & Alice Dewey of Frankford; Date: Aug 10, 1898; Location: Frankford; Religion: Methodist; Performed by: Rev. L. F. Depeau; Principal=William "Will" Richardson Ames3

Citations

  1. [S13] Unknown author, 1901 Canada Census, Record Type: microfilm.
  2. [S60] Unknown author, 1911 Canada Census, Record Type: microfilm.
  3. [S8] Unknown author, Ontario Archives, Record Type: Microfilm, #006965.
  4. [S6] Unknown author, 1891 Canada Census, Record Type: microfilm.
  5. [S46] Unknown location, Ontario Land Registry Records; unknown film.

Mina Jane Ames

F, #991, b. 15 January 1905, d. 1993

  • Birth*: 15 January 1905; Brighton Twp., Northumberland Co., Ontario; Birth Reg'n.#031480: Name: Mina Jane Ames; Date: Jan 15 1905; Parents: Wm. Richardson Ames & Ida Gainsforth; Occ.: farmer, Brighton Twp.; Phys. & Inf.: N. D. Richards; reg'd.: Feb 10 1905 (Ontario Birth Registration, #031480-1905, ancestry.com)
    Date Jan 1905 per 1911 Census.1,2
  • Death*: 1993; Ontario; Per burial
  • Burial*: 1993; McPhail's Cemetery, Northumberland Co., Northumberland Co., Ontario; Memorial: (See Exhibit) Cecil B. Ames; 1913 - 1970; Arthur R. Ames; 1910 - 1988; His Wife; Olive M. Bush; 1911 - 1988; Mina J. Ames; 1905 - 19933
  • Census*: 12 June 1911; Brighton Twp., Codrington, Northumberland Co., Ontario; Age 6 at 1911 Census: see William Ames1
  • Residence: 23 January 1959; Belleville, Hastings Co., Ontario; Funeral notice of her father William Richardson Ames shows Mina in Belleville
  • Residence*: 20 January 1965; Brighton Twp., Codrington, Nortbumberland Co., Ontario; Lot 1 Conc 9: Land Registry Records show transfer of 80 acres from Bernice Ellis & Mina Ames to Arthur R. Ames.4
  • Residence: 10 April 1988; Belleville, Hastings Co., Ontario; "At St. Joseph's Hospital, Peterborough on Sunday April 10, 1988, Arthur Ames, formerly of Codrington in his 78th year. Beloved husband of Olive Ames of Community Nursing Home, Warkworth. Dear brother of Miss Mina Ames and Mrs. Bernice Ellis, both of Belleville and the late Cecil Ames, uncle of Barbara of Kitchener and dear friend of Joe and Shirley Caume of Trenton. ... Wednesday, April 13 ... Interment McPhail's Cemetery." per Death Notice of Arthur Ames, from The Tweedsmuir Histories of Codrington, copied from microfilm at The Metro Toronto Reference Library, Nov. 2007.5
  • Residence: 13 July 1988; Belleville, Hastings Co., Ontario; "She was the sister-in-law of Mina Ames and Bernice Ellis." per Death Notice of Olive Ames, from The Tweedsmuir Histories of Codrington, copied from microfilm at The Metro Toronto Reference Library, Nov. 2007.5

Citations

  1. [S60] Unknown author, 1911 Canada Census, Record Type: microfilm.
  2. [S4] Unknown author, Ontario Birth Registrations, Record Type: Microfilm, Name Of Person: Ontario Achives (birth), #031480-1905.
  3. [S15] Unknown author, Tombstone Inscription.
  4. [S46] Unknown location, Ontario Land Registry Records; unknown film.
  5. [S52] Unknown location, Tweedsmuir Histories; unknown film.

Arthur Richardson "Art" Ames1,2

M, #992, b. 21 April 1910, d. 10 April 1988

  • Birth*: 21 April 1910; Conc 8, Lot 7, Brighton Twp., Codrington, Northumberland Co., Ontario; Birth Reg'n.#034265: Name: Arthur Richardson Ames; Date: Apr 21 1910; Place: Conc 8, Lot 7, Brighton Twp.; Parents: William Richardson Ames, farmer, & Ida Gainforth; Parents Marr.: Frankford, Aug 10 1898; Phys.: Dr. N. D. Richards; Inf.: William R. Ames, Codrington; Reg'd.: Jul 18 1910; Reg'r.; Fred O. Wade, Brighton Twp. (Ontario Birth Registration, #034265-1910, ancestry.ca) Date April 1910 per 1911 Census. Date 1910 per Death Notice.3,4,5
  • Marriage*: 22 October 1949; Bayside United Church, Sidney Twp., Bayside, Hastings Co., Ontario; "Bayside Parsonage was the schene of a lovely wedding at noon on Satuday, October 22, 1949, when Olive Mabel, daughter of Mr. and Mrs. Arthur Bush of Sidney Twp., was united in holy matrimony to Arthur Richardson Ames, son of Mr. and Mr.s Wm. Ames of Codrington, by Rev. A. c. McCallum." Brighton Ensign, Oct 27, 1949; Principal=Olive Mable Bush6
  • Death*: 10 April 1988; St. Joseph's Hospital, Peterborough, Peterborough Co., Ontario; "At St. Joseph's Hospital, Peterborough on Sunday April 10, 1988, Arthur Ames, formerly of Codrington in his 78th year. Beloved husband of Olive Ames of Community Nursing Home, Warkworth. Dear brother of Miss Mina Ames and Mrs. Bernice Ellis, both of Belleville and the late Cecil Ames, uncle of Barbara of Kitchener and dear friend of Joe and Shirley Caume of Trenton. ... Wednesday, April 13 ... Interment McPhail's Cemetery." per Death Notice of Arthur Ames, from The Tweedsmuir Histories of Codrington, copied from microfilm at The Metro Toronto Reference Library, Nov. 2007.3
  • Burial*: 13 April 1988; McPhail's Cemetery, Brighton Twp., Northumberland Co., Ontario; Memorial: (See Exhibit) Cecil B. Ames; 1913 - 1970; Arthur R. Ames; 1910 - 1988; His Wife; Olive M. Bush; 1911 - 1988; Mina J. Ames; 1905 - 1993 (McPhail's Cemetery, Brighton Twp.)
    CEMSearch shows: Arthur Ames, Born: 1910, Died: 1988, McPhail's Cemetery (conc 5 Lot 30, Brighton Twsp.) Other names: Cecil B. Ames, Ida Gainforth, Olive M. Bush, William R. Ames.7,8
  • Residence: 12 June 1911; Conc 8 Lot 6 & 7, Brighton Twp., Northumberland Co., Ontario; Residence per 1911 Census: Conc 9, Lot 6 & 7, Brighton Twp.4
  • Census*: 12 June 1911; Brighton Twp., Codrington, Northumberland Co., Ontario; Age 1 at 1911 Census: see William Ames4
  • Note: circa 1940; Brighton Twp., Orland, Northumberland Co., Ontario; Arthur Ames appears in The Latimer Photos, taken at William Latimer's General Store at Orland, c. 1940 (Latimer Photos, Codrington Public Library)9
  • Residence: 24 May 1955; Conc 9 Lot 2, Brighton Twp., Codrington, Lot 12, Northumberland Co., Ontario; Land Registry Records (22287) show the Will of William R. Ames transfers the S. pt. of Lot 2, Conc9 "to wife Ida Ames for life after to son Arthur R. Ames". ITS Date May 24 1955. Reg'n. Date Feb 23 1959.
    Note: William Richardson Ames died Jan 21 1959. This would appear to refer to Village Lot 12 although it is not mentioned as such. Art Ames lived in the old Sutherland house at Lot 12 which he inherited from his mother.10
  • Note*: 10 August 1958; Brighton Twp., Codrington, Northumberland Co., Ontario; See William Ames re 60th Anniversary
  • Residence*: 17 February 1959; Conc 9 Lot 1, Brighton Twp., Northumberland Co., Ontario; Land Registry Records ( ) show that Arthur R. Ames obtained Lot 1, Conc 9 from The Treasurer of Ontario. ITS Date Feb 17 1959.10
  • Residence: 20 January 1965; Conc 9 Lot 1, Brighton Twp., Northumberland Co., Ontario; Land Registry Records show that 80 acres of Lot 1, Conc 9 was transferred from Bernice Ellis & Mina Ames to Arthur R. Ames. ITS Jan 20 1965.10
  • Residence: 20 January 1965; Conc 9 Lot 2, Brighton Twp., Northumberland Co., Ontario; Land Registry Records (Grant 37614) show that the south 80 acres of Lot 2, Conc 9 was transferred from Bernice Ellis & Mina Ames to Arthur R. Ames. ITS Jan 20 1965.10
  • Residence: 24 August 1972; Conc 9 Lot 2, Brighton Twp., Northumberland Co., Ontario; Land Registry Records (Grant 64995) show that Arthur R. Ames & Olive M. Ames sold part of the East Half of Lot 2, Conc 9 to John & Marleen M. Korim. ITS Date Aug 24 1972.
    Note: Description is "Pt. E ½ - Nat. Love $2.00 – Com. S.E. angle of Lot 1 Wly 150 ft. to P. of C., Wly along S. limit of lots 1 & 2 to line dividing E ½ & W ½, Nly 3,208 ft., Ely 858 ft., Sly 2,819 ft., Wly 150 ft. & Sly 389 ft. to P. of C."10
  • Note: 27 October 1974; Brighton Twp., Codrington, Northumberland Co., Ontario; "Codrington - Arthur and Olive Ames celebrated their Silver Wedding Anniversary Oct 27 with over 260 guests, firends and relatives ... On arrival the guests were greeting by Mr. and Mrs. Ames, her sister, Mrs. Muriel McMaster, Mrs. Shirley Caume, and Mrs. R. McCann ... The Bayside parsonage of Wesleyan Church was the scene of the Oct. 22, 1949 wedding of Olive and Arthur Ames. ... Until her marriage, Mrs. Ames was an industrial nurse at Bata Shoe Co. for 18 years following several years on the staf at the Belleville General Hospital. ... Mrs. Ames is the daughter of the late Mr. and Mrs. Arthur Bush, Glen Miller, and Arthur Ames is a son of the late Mr. and Mrs. William Ames, Codrington." (from newspaper clipping, copied from The Tweedsmuir Histories of Codrington, Metro Toronto Reference Library, Nov 2007)3

Family: Olive Mable Bush b. 1911, d. 13 Jul 1988

  • Marriage*: 22 October 1949; Bayside United Church, Sidney Twp., Bayside, Hastings Co., Ontario; "Bayside Parsonage was the schene of a lovely wedding at noon on Satuday, October 22, 1949, when Olive Mabel, daughter of Mr. and Mrs. Arthur Bush of Sidney Twp., was united in holy matrimony to Arthur Richardson Ames, son of Mr. and Mr.s Wm. Ames of Codrington, by Rev. A. c. McCallum." Brighton Ensign, Oct 27, 1949; Principal=Olive Mable Bush6

Citations

  1. Art Ames as known around Codrington when I was a boy - Dan Buchanan.
  2. [S2] Unknown author, unknown short title.
  3. [S52] Unknown location, Tweedsmuir Histories; unknown film.
  4. [S60] Unknown author, 1911 Canada Census, Record Type: microfilm.
  5. [S4] Unknown author, Ontario Birth Registrations, Record Type: Microfilm, Name Of Person: Ontario Achives (birth), #034265-1910.
  6. [S42] Brighton Ensign.
  7. [S15] Unknown author, Tombstone Inscription.
  8. [S39] Unknown name of person unknown record type, unknown repository, unknown repository address.
  9. [S87] Unknown subject unknown record type; unknown repository.
  10. [S46] Unknown location, Ontario Land Registry Records; unknown film.

Emma "Bernice" Ames1,2

F, #993, b. 19 October 1912, d. 1992
  • Birth*: 19 October 1912; Conc 8 Lot 6, Brighton Twp., Northumberland Co., Ontario; Birth Reg'n.#037508: Name: Emma Bernice Ames; Date: Oct 19 1912; Parents: William Richardson Ames & Ida Gainforth; Married: Frankford, aug 10 1898; Phys.: Dr. Black; Inf.: William R. Ames, farmer, Conc 8, Lot 6, Codrington; Reg'r.: Fred O. Wade, Brighton Twp. (Ontario Birth Registration, #037508-1912, ancestry.com) (Change was made "14.4.71" changing day from 17th to 19th.)3
  • Marriage*: 1 February 1939; United Church Parsonage, Norham, Northumberland Co., Ontario; "The marriage of Miss Bernice Ames, daughter of Mr. and Mrs. Wm. Ames of Codrington to Mr. Everett Ellis, son of Mr. and Mrs. Bruce Ellis of Wooler took place Feburary 1, 1939 at the United Church Parsonage in Norham." Brighton Ensign, Feb 9, 1939; Principal=Everett A. Ellis4
  • Death*: 1992
  • Married Name: 1 February 1939; Ellis
  • Note: 10 August 1958; Brighton Twp., Codrington, Northumberland Co., Ontario; See William Ames re 60th Anniversary
  • Note*: 5 November 1981; Tweedsmuir Histories, Wooler, Northumberland Co., Ontario; The Tweedsmuir Histories for Wooler and area includes: "I, Bernice Ellis, was born in Codrington a daughter of Mr. and Mrs. William Ames...", "... met and married Evertt Ellis of Wooler...".5
  • Residence*: 10 April 1988; Belleville, Hastings Co., Ontario; "At St. Joseph's Hospital, Peterborough on Sunday April 10, 1988, Arthur Ames, formerly of Codrington in his 78th year. Beloved husband of Olive Ames of Community Nursing Home, Warkworth. Dear brother of Miss Mina Ames and Mrs. Bernice Ellis, both of Belleville and the late Cecil Ames, uncle of Barbara of Kitchener and dear friend of Joe and Shirley Caume of Trenton. ... Wednesday, April 13 ... Interment McPhail's Cemetery." per Death Notice of Arthur Ames, from The Tweedsmuir Histories of Codrington, copied from microfilm at The Metro Toronto Reference Library, Nov. 2007.5
  • Residence: 13 July 1988; Belleville, Hastings Co., Ontario; "She was the sister-in-law of Mina Ames and Bernice Ellis." per Death Notice of Olive Ames, from The Tweedsmuir Histories of Codrington, copied from microfilm at The Metro Toronto Reference Library, Nov. 2007.5

Family: Everett A. Ellis b. 1907, d. 1987

  • Marriage*: 1 February 1939; United Church Parsonage, Norham, Northumberland Co., Ontario; "The marriage of Miss Bernice Ames, daughter of Mr. and Mrs. Wm. Ames of Codrington to Mr. Everett Ellis, son of Mr. and Mrs. Bruce Ellis of Wooler took place Feburary 1, 1939 at the United Church Parsonage in Norham." Brighton Ensign, Feb 9, 1939; Principal=Everett A. Ellis4

Citations

  1. Emma Bernice Ames per Birth Reg'n.
  2. [S4] Unknown author, Ontario Birth Registrations, Record Type: Microfilm, Name Of Person: Ontario Achives (birth).
  3. [S4] Unknown author, Ontario Birth Registrations, Record Type: Microfilm, Name Of Person: Ontario Achives (birth), #037508-1912.
  4. [S42] Brighton Ensign.
  5. [S52] Unknown location, Tweedsmuir Histories; unknown film.

Cecil B. Ames

M, #994, b. 1913, d. 7 May 1970

  • Birth*: 1913; Brighton Twp., Northumberland Co., Ontario; Date 1913 per Burial.1
  • Death*: 7 May 1970; Ontario; "Cecil Ames; Died May 7, 1970; Age 56; May 8, 1970; Page 2; Brighton Ensign"
    Per burial2,1
  • Burial*: 10 May 1970; McPhail's Cemetery, Codrington, Ontario; See Exhibit. On Stone: Cecil B. Ames; 1913 - 1970; Arthur R. Ames; 1910 - 1988; His Wife; Olive M. Bush; 1911 - 1988; Mina J. Ames; 1905 - 1993
    CEMSearch shows: Cecil B. Ames, Born: 1913, Died: 1970, McPhail's Cemetery, Other names: see Arthur Ames.
  • Note: from 1939 to 1945; WW II; "... Cecil Ames ..." included in list of those who had service in WWII, from pg. 66 of As The Crow Flies by Mrs. Leuna M. Austin, Mika Publishing, 1975
  • Residence: 10 April 1947; Sidney Twp., Batawa, Hastings Co., Ontario; " .... of Batawa ... " Brighton Ensign, Apr 10, 19472
  • Note*: 10 August 1958; Brighton Twp., Codrington, Northumberland Co., Ontario; See William Ames re 60th Anniversary
  • Residence*: 21 January 1959; Camp Petawawa, Renfrew Co., Ontario; Death notice of William Richardson Ames shows Cecil Ames in Camp Petawawa

Citations

  1. [S15] Unknown author, Tombstone Inscription.
  2. [S42] Brighton Ensign.

Olive Mable Bush

F, #995, b. 1911, d. 13 July 1988

  • Birth*: 1911; Sidney Twp., Glen Miller, Hastings Co., Ontario; Date 1911 per Burial. Location Glen Miller per Death Notice.1
  • Marriage*: 22 October 1949; Bayside United Church, Sidney Twp., Bayside, Hastings Co., Ontario; "Bayside Parsonage was the schene of a lovely wedding at noon on Satuday, October 22, 1949, when Olive Mabel, daughter of Mr. and Mrs. Arthur Bush of Sidney Twp., was united in holy matrimony to Arthur Richardson Ames, son of Mr. and Mr.s Wm. Ames of Codrington, by Rev. A. c. McCallum." Brighton Ensign, Oct 27, 1949; Principal=Arthur Richardson "Art" Ames2
  • Death*: 13 July 1988; Campbellford Memorial Hospital, Campbellford, Northumberland Co., Ontario; "Olive Ames; Olive Mabel Ames, 77, formerly of Codrington, died Wednesday July 13, 1988 at the Campbellford Memorial Hospital. Born in Glen Miller in Sydney Twp., she was the daughter of the late Arthur and Clara Ames. She was predeceased by her husband, Arthur R. Ames. She was a resident of Codrington for over 40 years. She was the sister-in-law of Mina Ames and Bernice Ellis. She was predeceased by sister Muriel McMaster and brother Ernest Bush. She was the friend of Shirley and Joe Caume, of Trenton. Mrs. Ames was a registered nurse, attending the Belleville General Hospital. She was also a nurse at Bata Ltd. for 18 years. She was United Church by faith. She was a member of the Women's Institute for over 40 years. .. Friday, July 15, 1988 ... Interment took place at McPhail's Cemetery. Pallbearers were Joey Caume, Gerry Caume, George McMaster, Reg McMaster, Arthur Walt and Bob Walt." per Death Notice of Olive Ames, from The Tweedsmuir Histories of Codrington, copied from microfilm at The Metro Toronto Reference Library, Nov. 2007.3
  • Burial*: 16 July 1988; McPhail's Cemetery, Brighton Twp., Northumberland Co., Ontario; See Exhibit. On Stone: Cecil B. Ames; 1913 - 1970; Arthur R. Ames; 1910 - 1988; His Wife; Olive M. Bush; 1911 - 1988; Mina J. Ames; 1905 - 1993
    CEMSearch shows: Arthur Ames, Born: 1910, Died: 1988, McPhail's Cemetery (conc 5 Lot 30, Brighton Twsp.) Other names: Cecil B. Ames, Ida Gainforth, Olive M. Bush, William R. Ames.
    1,4
  • Note*: 1933; Belleville General Hospital, Belleville, Hastings Co., Ontario; Picture - Olive (Bush) Ames R.N., Graduate of Belleville General Hospital, 1933 (from The Tweedsmuir Histories of Codrington, Reel 2, Toronto Metro Reference Library, Nov 2007)3
  • Married Name: 22 October 1949; Ames
  • Note: 27 October 1974; Brighton Twp., Codrington, Northumberland Co., Ontario; "Codrington - Arthur and Olive Ames celebrated their Silver Wedding Anniversary Oct 27 with over 260 guests, firends and relatives ... On arrival the guests were greeting by Mr. and Mrs. Ames, her sister, Mrs. Muriel McMaster, Mrs. Shirley Caume, and Mrs. R. McCann ... The Bayside parsonage of Wesleyan Church was the scene of the Oct. 22, 1949 wedding of Olive and Arthur Ames. ... Until her marriage, Mrs. Ames was an industrial nurse at Bata Shoe Co. for 18 years following several years on the staf at the Belleville General Hospital. ... Mrs. Ames is the daughter of the late Mr. and Mrs. Arthur Bush, Glen Miller, and Arthur Ames is a son of the late Mr. and Mrs. William Ames, Codrington." (from newspaper clipping, copied from The Tweedsmuir Histories of Codrington, Metro Toronto Reference Library, Nov 2007)3
  • Residence*: 10 April 1988; Community Nursing Home, Warkworth, Northumberland Co., Ontario; "Beloved husband of Olive Ames of Community Nursing Home, Warkworth" per Death Notice of Arthur Ames, from The Tweedsmuir Histories of Codrington, copied from microfilm at The Metro Toronto Reference Library, Nov. 2007.3

Family: Arthur Richardson "Art" Ames b. 21 Apr 1910, d. 10 Apr 1988

  • Marriage*: 22 October 1949; Bayside United Church, Sidney Twp., Bayside, Hastings Co., Ontario; "Bayside Parsonage was the schene of a lovely wedding at noon on Satuday, October 22, 1949, when Olive Mabel, daughter of Mr. and Mrs. Arthur Bush of Sidney Twp., was united in holy matrimony to Arthur Richardson Ames, son of Mr. and Mr.s Wm. Ames of Codrington, by Rev. A. c. McCallum." Brighton Ensign, Oct 27, 1949; Principal=Arthur Richardson "Art" Ames2

Citations

  1. [S15] Unknown author, Tombstone Inscription.
  2. [S42] Brighton Ensign.
  3. [S52] Unknown location, Tweedsmuir Histories; unknown film.
  4. [S39] Unknown name of person unknown record type, unknown repository, unknown repository address.

Everett A. Ellis

M, #996, b. 1907, d. 1987
  • Birth*: 1907
  • Marriage*: 1 February 1939; United Church Parsonage, Norham, Northumberland Co., Ontario; "The marriage of Miss Bernice Ames, daughter of Mr. and Mrs. Wm. Ames of Codrington to Mr. Everett Ellis, son of Mr. and Mrs. Bruce Ellis of Wooler took place Feburary 1, 1939 at the United Church Parsonage in Norham." Brighton Ensign, Feb 9, 1939; Principal=Emma "Bernice" Ames1
  • Death*: 1987

Family: Emma "Bernice" Ames b. 19 Oct 1912, d. 1992

Citations

  1. [S42] Brighton Ensign.