James Goodfellow

M, #1316, b. 26 April 1843, d. 23 March 1921

  • Birth*: 26 April 1843; Murray Twp., Northumberland Co., Canada West; Date Apr 26 1843 & location Cda. per FindaGrave. Date Apr 26 1843 & location Cda. per Death Cert. Date 1843 per Death Notice - age 78 at death Mar 23 1921. Date 1844 & location Cda. per 1920 Census. Date 1842 & location Cda. per 1920 Census. Date 1844 & location Cda. per 1900 Census. Date 1843 & location Cda. per 1880 Census. Date 1843 & location Cda. per 1870 Census. Date 1844 & location UC per 1861 Census. Date 1841 & location Ireland per 1851 Census. Date 1843 & location Cda. per marriage register.1,2,3,4,5,6
  • Marriage*: 17 February 1868; Brighton Twp., Northumberland Co., Ontario; Marriage Register: Groom: James Goodfellow; Age: 25; Res.: Brighton Twp.; Born: Cda.; Parents: Charles & Mary Goodfellow; Bride: Amelia Bettes; Age: 21; Res.: Brighton Twp.; Born: Cda.; Parents: Gilbert & Eliza Betts; Date: Feb 17 1868; Place: Northumberland Co.; MF: 1030061 (Ontario Marriage Registers, ancestry.ca); Principal=Amelia Victoria Bettes1
  • Death*: 23 March 1921; Sparta Twp., Kent Co., Michigan, U.S.A.; Michigan Death Certificate: #41 196; County: Kent; Township: Sparta; Name: James Goodfellow; Date: Mar 23 1921; Age: 77y 10m 26d; Res.: Sparta Twp., 53y; Born: Cda., Apr 26 1843; Status: married; Occ.: farmer; Parents: Chas. Goodfellow, b. Scotland & Mary Conaka, b. Ireland; Inf.: William Goodfellow, son, Spart, Mi; Cause: arterial sclerosis apoplexy, old age; Phys.: F.E. Warren?, Sparta Twp., MI; Burial: Greenwood Cemetery, Mar 25 1921; Und.: S. . Ballard, Sparta; Filed: Mar 30 1921 by F. D. Kellogg (Michigan Death Certificate, #41 196, pg. 194 of 1248, ancestry.ca)
    "Sparta Pioneer, 53 Years of Farm in Kent, is Dead: Sparta, March 23. - James Goodfellow, 78, died at his home south of Sparta. He came to Sparta 53 years ago from Canada, settling on the farm on which he died. He leaves his widow, three sons, Harry, William and Ray of Sparta, and one daughter, Mrs. Mae Peterson. Funeral services will be held Friday." from page 9 of The Grand Rapids Herald, March 24, 1921, received from WMGS, March 12, 2001.
    Per Obituary Database, Kent Co., Michigan: Name: Goodfellow, James; Publish Date: Thu, 24 May 1921; Paper: Obit Article GR Herald, Pg. 9
    Date Mar 22 1921 & location Kent Co., MI per FindaGrave.5,6
  • Burial*: 25 March 1921; Greenwood Cemetery, Sparta Twp., Kent Co., Michigan, U.S.A.; Memorial: (See Exhibit) James; Goodfellow; 1843 - 1921 (Greenwood Cemetery, Sparta Twp., Kent Co., Michigan, image from FindaGrave, Mar 6 2021)
    FindaGrave: Name: James Goodfellow; BIRTH: 26 Apr 1843, Canada; DEATH: 22 Mar 1921, (aged 77), Kent County, Michigan, USA; BURIAL: Greenwood Cemetery, Sparta, Kent County, Michigan, USA; PLOT: 3-852; MEMORIAL ID 146045978; Note: Son of Charles and Mary Connaughty Goodfellow, Husband of Amelia Goodfellow, Father of:
    Harry Goodfellow, 1875-1943, William Goodfellow, 1879-1957, May Goodfellow, 1880-Unknown, Roy Goodfellow, 1885-1955 (https://www.findagrave.com/memorial/146045978/james-goodfellow)
    Date Mar 25 1921 & location Greenwood Cemetery per Death Cert.5,6,7
  • Census*: 1852; Murray Twp., Northumberland Co., Canada West; Age 10 at 1851 Census: see Charles Goodfellow4
  • Note: 1861; Gold Mines, Sacramento, California, U.S.A.; "The eldest son William, who married Ann Ames, and Charles, John and James, went to California to work in the gold mines to earn money to buy a farm." from As The Crow Flies by Mrs. Leona M. Austin, Mika Publishing, 1975
  • Occupation*: 1861; Gold Rush, California, U.S.A.; California Gold Rush, see John Goodfellow Story: "A year later his brothers Charles and James arrived (1861) But by the time they reached John, the gold was becoming scarcer. After a disappointing year the brothers went home. "
  • Census: April 1861; Murray Twp., Northumberland Co., Canada West; Age 17 at 1861 Census: See George Goodfellow (brother)3
  • Residence: 1862; Gold Mines, Sacramento, California, U.S.A.; "A year later his brothers, Charles and James, arrived (1861), but by the time they reached John, the gold was becoming scarcer. After a disappointing year the brothers went home. They left, taking some more of savings to deposit in the account. John spent a few more months going from river to river searching for better digging." per "My Great Grandfather was a "59er" by Ellen Campbell, copied from The Tweedsmuir Histories of Codrington.
  • Note: circa 1863; Grand Rapids, Kent Co., Michigan, U.S.A.; "Incidentally, the youngest brother of grandfather William Goodfellow was something of a soldier of fortune, enlisting in the Northern Army of the United States in the war with the South, and received a gift of 200 acres of land on the site of Grand Rapids, Michigan." (Tweedsmuir Histories, Reel 1, I-231 - Article about Hon. William A. Goodfellow, Minister in the Ontario Legislature)
    Note: Initial search of Civil War databases do not show a James Goodfellow. Keep looking for his involvement - land grant??8
  • Residence: 1868; Sparta Twp., Kent Co., Michigan, U.S.A.; Resident in Sparta 53 years at death Mar 23 1921.5
  • Residence: 17 February 1868; Brighton Twp., Northumberland Co., Ontario; Residence Brighton Twp. per marriage register.1
  • Emigration*: circa June 1868; Sparta, Michigan, U.S.A.; "James, who married Amelia Bettes, went back to the States and settled in Michigan." from page 64 of As The Crow Flies by Mrs. Leona M. Austin, Mika Publishing, 1975
    Pg 80 also includes: "James Married Amelia Bettes and went back to Michigan and farmed there. His descendants still live near Sparta. Their family was Harry, who married Allie Crowley, then a 2nd wife Luella Ferguson. Harry was the father of 6 children; William and Grace had 5 children; May and Henry Patterson 1 child; Roy and Augusta 5 children; The sons formed a dairy and fruit operation. They later sold the dairy herd and they now specialize in fruit growing. The relatives in the USA still keep in touch with their Canadian relatives."
    Note: see attached note re Gold Rush adventure to explain "back to the States"
  • Census: 5 September 1870; Sparta Twp., Kent Co., Michigan, U.S.A.; Age 28 at 1870 Census: Goodfellow, James, farmer, real estate value $3500, value of personal estate $540, b. Canada, both parents foreign born; Amelia, 25, keeping house, b. Canada, both parents foreign born (U.S. Federal Census of 1870, Michigan, Kent Co., Sparta Twp., Page 14, Line 26. printed from Library of Michigan Census Database Web Site)
  • Residence: 1876; Sparta, Grand Rapids, Kent Co., Michigan, U.S.A.; "Goodfellow, James, f., 22 Sparta, Sparta Cen." US City Directories, 1876, Grand Rapids, Michigan, pg. 158 of 227, ancestry.ca.
    Note: The number 22 refers to Section 22 which is immediately south-west of the village of Sparta Centre. Grand Rapids is south of here.5
  • Residence*: 1876; Town 9 N, Range 12 W, Sparta Twp., Sparta Centre, Kent Co., Michigan, U.S.A.; The 1876 Plat Map of Sparta Twp., Kent County, Michigan shows that J. Goodfellow was located on 80 acres in the south west corner of Section 22. This section of map is labelled at the top as Town 9 N and Range 12 W. James Goodfellow is located south-west and very close to Sparta Centre. Gilbert Bettes, his brother-in-law, is shown farther to the south-west, in section 33, south of the town of Lisbon. Familiar names such as Crowley and Hinman are evident in this area of Sparta Township. (Sparta Township maps downloaded March 2 2021 from http://www.migenweb.org/kent/platmaps/1876/sparta.html)
  • Census: 10 June 1880; Sparta Twp., Kent Co., Michigan, U.S.A.; Age 37 at 1880 Census: Goodfellow, James, 37, b. Ont., parents b. Scotland, farmer, married; Amelia V., 34, b. Ont., parents b. Ont., married; Harry, 7, b. MI, parents b. Ont.; William, 1, b. MI (1880 Census Online: Sparta Twp., Kent Co., dist. 114, pg. 15, line 46)
    Note: Patrick Crowley and daughter Allie E. (future wife of Harry) is on pg. 16, line 13)2
  • Residence: 1884; Sparta Centre, Grand Rapids, Kent Co., Michigan, U.S.A.; "Goodfellow, James, f., 22 120 $39000, Spart, Sparta Centre" US City Directories, 1884, Grand Rapids, Michigan, pg. 15420 of 468, ancestry.ca.5
  • Note*: 1895; Sparta, Kent Co., Michigan, U.S.A.; Relatives in Sparta, Michigan: The Tweedsmuir Histories of Codrington includes a picture with the following below it: "James the youngest son married Amelia Bettes. This portrait was taken in 1895 with their children Harrison, Harry, William, May (?) and Roy. James had settled in Sparta, Michigan where descendants of Roy still reside."
  • Residence: 1896; Grand Rapids, Michigan, Kent Co., U.S.A.; "Goodfellow, James, 21 120 $4,700, Sparta, Sparta" US City Directories, 1896, Grand Rapids, Michigan, pg. 767 of 815, ancestry.ca.5
  • Note: 7 January 1898; Codrington, Northumberland Co., Ontario; Visit from Grand Rapids, Michigan: The Tweedsmuir Histories of Codrington includes a piece as follows: "January 12, 1898. Codrington, Mr. and Mrs. James Goodfellow formerly Miss Bettes have returned to their home in Grand Rapids, Michigan, having paid a visit to the home and friends of their childhood. Some 30 years ago they left this country for their adopted one where they have been very prosperous."
    A picture of Keith Goodfellow is captioned: "Keith Goodfellow of Sparta, Michigan, grandson of Jim Goodfellow" (taken 1959)
    Picture of Mrs. Augusta Goodfellow at 80th birthday: "Mrs. Augusta Goodfellow wife of ??? who was James's son of Sparta, Michigan"
  • Residence: 7 January 1898; Grand Rapids, Michigan, U.S.A.; Per pictures & report of visit to Codrington. Per Tweedsmuir Histories
  • Census: 2 June 1900; Sparta Twp., Kent Co., Michigan, U.S.A.; Age 56 at 1900 Census: Goodfellow, James, 56, b. Apr 1844, Cda., parents b. NY, farmer, married; Amelia, 51, b. May 1849, Cda., parents b. Cda., married; Harry, 27, b. Jan 1873, MI, parents b. Cda., single; William, 22, b. Dec 1877, b. MI, parents b. Cda., single; May, 16, b. Apr 1884; Roy, 13, b. May 1887 (ancestry.com)2
  • Census: 26 April 1910; Sparta Twp., Kent Co., Michigan, U.S.A.; Age 68 at 1910 Census: Goodfellow, James, 68, b. Cda., p.b. Irish, immigration 1868, farmer, 42y married; Amelia, 64, b. Cda., p.b. Cda., 4 children all living, 42y married; May, 25, b. Michigan, p.b. Cda., daughter; Roy, 23, b. MI, p.b. Cda., son (1910 Census Online: Sparta Twp., Kent Co., dist. 139, pg. 19 of 38, line 1 - ancestry.com)2
  • Census: 1 January 1920; Sparta Twp., Kent Co., Michigan, U.S.A.; Age 76 at 1920 Census: Goodfellow, James, 76, b. Cda., emigrated 1868, naturalized 1870, parents b. Cda. - English & Ireland - Irish, retired farmer, married; Amelia, 74, b. Cda., emigrated 1868, naturalized 1870, parents b. Cda. - English (1920 US Fed Census: Sparta Twp., Kent Co., Michigan, ancestry.ca)2

Family: Amelia Victoria Bettes b. 24 Aug 1845, d. 10 Feb 1935

  • Marriage*: 17 February 1868; Brighton Twp., Northumberland Co., Ontario; Marriage Register: Groom: James Goodfellow; Age: 25; Res.: Brighton Twp.; Born: Cda.; Parents: Charles & Mary Goodfellow; Bride: Amelia Bettes; Age: 21; Res.: Brighton Twp.; Born: Cda.; Parents: Gilbert & Eliza Betts; Date: Feb 17 1868; Place: Northumberland Co.; MF: 1030061 (Ontario Marriage Registers, ancestry.ca); Principal=Amelia Victoria Bettes1

Citations

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Amelia Victoria Bettes1

F, #1317, b. 24 August 1845, d. 10 February 1935

  • Birth*: 24 August 1845; Cramahe Twp., Northumberland Co., Canada West; Date 1845 per FindaGrave. Date Aug 23 1845 & location Brighton, Ont. per Death Reg'n. Date Aug 24 1845 per Methodist Baptismal Register, Brighton Public Library. Date 1846 & location Cda. per 1920 & 1930 Census. Date 1846 & location Cda. per 1910 Census. Date 1849 & location Cda. per 1900 Census. Date 1847 & location Cda. per 1880 Census. Date 1845 & location Cda. per 1870 Census. Aug 23 1845 per Browny GEDCOM.2,3,4
  • Baptism: 21 September 1845; Cramahe Twp., Northumberland Co., Canada West; Name: Bettes, Amelia Victoria; Parents: Gilbert & Eliza; Res.: Murray; Born: Cramahe, Aug 24, 1845; Baptism: Sep 21 1845; Place: Cramahe; Performed by: R. Darlington (per Methodist Baptismal Register, Brighton Public Library)
  • Marriage*: 17 February 1868; Brighton Twp., Northumberland Co., Ontario; Marriage Register: Groom: James Goodfellow; Age: 25; Res.: Brighton Twp.; Born: Cda.; Parents: Charles & Mary Goodfellow; Bride: Amelia Bettes; Age: 21; Res.: Brighton Twp.; Born: Cda.; Parents: Gilbert & Eliza Betts; Date: Feb 17 1868; Place: Northumberland Co.; MF: 1030061 (Ontario Marriage Registers, ancestry.ca); Principal=James Goodfellow5
  • Death*: 10 February 1935; Sparta Twp., Kent Co., Michigan, U.S.A.; Michigan Death Certificate: #41 10909; County: Kent; Township: Sparta; Name: Amelia Victoria Goodfellow; Date: Feb 10 1935; Age: 89y 5m 17d; Born: Brighton, Ont., Aug 23 1845; Status: widow; Spouse: James Goodfellow; Parents: Gilbert Bettes, b. Cda. & Eliza George, b. Ont.; Inf.: Harry Goodfellow, Sparta, Michigan; Burial: Sparta, Greenwood, Feb 13 1845; Und.: George K.? Bettes, Sparta, Michigan; Cause: cerebral hemorrhage, arterial sclerosis - years; Phys.: F. L. Bull, Sparta, MI; Filed: Feb 17 1935; Reg'r Vern G. Andrus (Michigan State Death Certificate, Kent Co., 1921-1944, pg. 3408 of 3599, ancestry.ca)
    Date 1935 per FindaGrave.
    "Mrs. Amelia Goodfellow, 89, died Sunday in the farm home where she had lived since she came to Michigan from Ontario as a bride 68 years ago. The home is two miles southwest of Sparta. She was the widow of James Goodfellow. Survivors are three sons, Harry, Will and Roy of Sparta; a daughter, Mrs. Henry Peterson of Fessenden, N. D., and a brother, William Bettes of Sparta. Funeral at the home at 2 p.m. Wednesday." from pg 8 of The Grand Rapids Press, Feb 11, 1935, received from WMGS, March 12, 2001
    Per Obituary Database, Kent Co., Michigan: Name: Goodfellow, Amelia; Publish Date: Mon, 11 Feb 1935; Paper: GR Pres West Michigan Death List
    From Browny GEDCOM3,4
  • Burial*: 14 February 1935; Greenwood Cemetery, Sparta Twp., Kent Co., Michigan, U.S.A.; Memorial: (See Exhibit) Amelia; Goodfellow; 1845 - 1935 (Greenwood Cemetery, Sparta Twp., Kent Co., Michigan, image from FindaGrave, Mar 6 2021.)
    FindaGrave: Name: Amelia Victoria Bettes Goodfellow; BIRTH: 1845, Brighton, Northumberland County, Ontario, Canada; DEATH: 1935 (aged 89–90); BURIAL: Greenwood Cemetery, Sparta, Kent County, Michigan, USA; MEMORIAL ID: 146046149; Note: Daughter of Gilbert and Elizabeth Bettes.
    Wife of James Goodfellow. (https://www.findagrave.com/memorial/146046149/amelia-victoria-goodfellow)
    Date Feb 13 1935 & location Greenwood Cemetery, Sparta Twp., MI per Death Cert.3,4,6
  • Census: 1852; Brighton Twp., Northumberland Co., Canada West; Age 6 at 1851 Census: see Gilbert Bettes7
  • Census*: April 1861; Brighton Twp., Northumberland Co., Canada West; Age 15 at 1861 Census: see Gilbert Bettes8
  • Married Name: 17 February 1868; Goodfellow
  • Emigration*: after March 1868; Sparta Twp., Kent Co., Michigan, U.S.A.; Per 1920 Census
  • Naturalization*: 1870; Sparta Twp., Kent Co., Michigan, U.S.A.; Per 1920 Census
  • Census: 5 September 1870; Sparta Twp., Kent Co., Michigan, U.S.A.; Age 25 at 1870 Census: see James Goodfellow
  • Residence*: 1876; Range 12, Town 9, Sparta Twp., Kent Co., Michigan, U.S.A.; Plat Map of Sparta Twp., Kent County, Michigan shows that J. Goodfellow was located on 80 acres in the south west corner of Section 22. A diagram of Kent County of March 15, 1849 shows Sparta Twp. as Range 12 and Town 9 (south end) and 10 (north end). James Goodfellow was at the south end of this township.
    The village of Sparta Centre is located at the north east corner of Section 22. The large town of Grand Rapids is located south of Sparta. This is generally the west central area of Michigan.
  • Census: 10 June 1880; Sparta Twp., Kent Co., Michigan, U.S.A.; Age 34 at 1880 Census: see James Goodfellow2
  • Census: 2 June 1900; Sparta Twp., Kent Co., Michigan, U.S.A.; Age 51 at 1900 Census: see James Goodfellow2
  • Census: 26 April 1910; Sparta Twp., Kent Co., Michigan, U.S.A.; Age 64 at 1910 Census: see James Goodfellow2
  • Census: 10 January 1920; Sparta Twp., Kent Co., Michigan, U.S.A.; Age 74 at 1920 Census: see James Goodfellow
  • Residence: 23 March 1921; Sparta Twp., Kent Co., Michigan, U.S.A.; Amelia's husband, James Goodfellow, died Mar 23 1921.
  • Census: 10 April 1930; Sparta Twp., Kent Co., Michigan, U.S.A.; Age 84 at 1930 Census: see Roy Goodfellow (son)2

Family: James Goodfellow b. 26 Apr 1843, d. 23 Mar 1921

  • Marriage*: 17 February 1868; Brighton Twp., Northumberland Co., Ontario; Marriage Register: Groom: James Goodfellow; Age: 25; Res.: Brighton Twp.; Born: Cda.; Parents: Charles & Mary Goodfellow; Bride: Amelia Bettes; Age: 21; Res.: Brighton Twp.; Born: Cda.; Parents: Gilbert & Eliza Betts; Date: Feb 17 1868; Place: Northumberland Co.; MF: 1030061 (Ontario Marriage Registers, ancestry.ca); Principal=James Goodfellow5

Citations

  1. Middle name from Browny GEDCOM.
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  6. [S15] Unknown author, Tombstone Inscription.
  7. [S11] Unknown author, 1851 Canada Census, Record Type: microfilm, Age 6.
  8. [S10] Unknown author, 1861 Canada Census, Record Type: microfilm, Age 15.

Gilbert Bettes

M, #1318, b. 16 June 1820, d. 7 April 1916

  • Birth*: 16 June 1820; Cramahe Twp., Northumberland Co., Upper Canada; Date June 16 1820 per Memorial & FindaGrave. Date June 16 1820 per email from Richard Bettes, June 30 2015. Date 1860 & location Ont. per 1870 & 1880 Census. Date 1820 & location UC per 1861 Census. Date 1819 & location Cda. per 1851 Census. Date Jun 16 1820 per Browny GEDCOM
    Note: An IGI Record shows Gilbert Bettes b. c 1820 and married to Eliza as a son of Levi Bettes & Susanna Simon???1,2,3,4,5,6,7,8
  • Marriage*: 31 October 1842; Cramahe Twp., Northumberland Co., Ontario; Marriage Reg'y: Gilbert Bettes, to Eliza George, both of Cramahe, 31 Oct 1842, Rev. Black; Witnesses: Isaiah Theyer & John Bettes - from Marriage Registry of Newcastle District 1810-1848, Vol I, Pg. 61; Principal=Elizabeth Eunice George9
  • Death*: 7 April 1916; Grand Rapids, Kent Co., Michigan; Date Apr 7 1916 per Memorial & FindaGrave. Date Apr 7 1916 & location Sparta, MI per email from Richard Bettes, June 30 2015. Date Apr 7 1916 per Browny GEDCOM.2,6,7,8
  • Burial*: 9 April 1916; Lisbon Cemetery, Sparta Twp., Kent Co., Michigan, U.S.A.; Memorial: (See Exhibit) BETTES; Gilbert Bettes; June 16, 1820; Apr. 7, 1916; Eliza E. George; Wife of; Gilbert Bettes; Born: Mar 19, 1824; Fell Asleep in Jesus; Feb 23, 1900 (Lisbon Cemetery, Kent Co., Michigan, image from FindaGrave, March 6 2021.)
    FindaGrave: Name: Gilbert Bettes; BIRTH: 16 Jun 1820; DEATH: 7 Apr 1916 (aged 95); BURIAL: Lisbon Cemetery, Sparta, Kent County, Michigan, USA; MEMORIAL ID: 42896410 (https://www.findagrave.com/memorial/42896410/gilbert-bettes)
    "Bettes, Gilbert; b. June 16, 1820; d. Apr 7, 1916. Transcription from Lisbon Cemetery, Sparta Twp., Kent Co., Michigan, take from Kent Co. Gen. Web Site7,8
  • Note*: 22 November 1834; Marriage Registers of Upper Canada show: Joseph Bettes of Murray to Bridgete Simpson of Cramahe, 22 Nov 1834, Rev. Sanderson, witnesses: Robert Williams, Samuel I Fisher
  • Residence: 1847; Conc 7 Lot 32, Murray Twp., Northumberland Co., Ontario; Murray Twp. Assessment List shows Gilbert Bettes on Lot 32, Concession 7, 50 acres of the north west quarter; 30 acres under tillage and 20 acres woodlands
  • Census: 1848; Conc 7 Lot 32, Murray Twp., Northumberland Co., Ontario; Gilbert Bettes; Conc 7, Lot 32; Total 4; 1 male 5 & under; 1 female 5 & under; 50 acres, 30 in tillage, 20 woodlands
  • Census: November 1850; Conc 7 Lot 32, Murray Twp., Northumberland Co., Ontario; Gilbert Bettes; Lot 32, Conc 7; Total 5; 1 female under 1 year; 1 male 2 to 5; 1 female 2 to 5; 1 single male 21 to 30; 1 married male 30 to 40; 1 married femaile 14 to 30; 300 acres (Pg. 303, Line 8)
  • Census: 1851; Brighton Twp., Northumberland Co., Ontario; Age 32 at 1851 Census: Bettes, Gilbert, 32, b. Cda., yeoman, W. Meth., married; Eliza, 28, b. Cda., married; Amelia v., 6; Henry W., 5; Charlotte, 3 (this is just above Henry Belford in the list)10
  • Residence: 1854; Conc 7 Lot 32, Brighton Twp., Ontario; Land Registry Records show that Gilbert Bettes purchased part of Conc 7, Lot 32 from William Orser
  • Census*: April 1861; Brighton Twp., Northumberland Co., Ontario; Age 41 at 1861 Census: Bettes, Gilbert, 41, b. U. C., farmer, married; Eliza, 37, married; A., 15; Henry, 13; C. (f), 12; E. (f), 8, Wm, 6; D. (m), 211
  • Residence*: 10 December 1863; Conc 8 Lot 32, Brighton Twp., Ontario; Land Registry Records (B & S C 16) show that Gilbert Bettes purchased 51 acres - part of the north-west half - from Benjamin F. Austin & wife
  • Residence: 10 July 1867; Conc 8 Lot 32, Brighton Twp., Ontario; Land Registry Records (Grant D 41) show that Gilbert Bettes & wife sold 51 acres, part of the west half, to Philander Orser
  • Emigration*: circa June 1868; Sparta, Michigan, U.S.A.; "Jim Goodfellow another brother came back and married Amelia Bettes. Later they & Mr. Bettes went to Michigan." from Tweedsmuir Histories, Log Book of the Community (as related by Mrs. Jas. Woof)
  • Residence: 1870; 31 Sparta, Lisbon, Kent Co., Michigan, U.S.A.; "Bettes, Gilbert, 31 Sparta, Lisbon" U.S. City Directory, Kent Co., MI, 1870, pg 166 of 334 - ancestry.com12
  • Note: 1870; "Wm. Goodfellow was Irish and came to work for Gilbert Bettes. Later he married Anne Ames. Anxious to get ahead he with three other brothers went to California at the time of the gold rush. On his return Wm oodfellow Jim Goodfellow, another brother, came back and married Amelia Bettes. later they & Mr. Bettes went to Michigan." from "Log Book of the Community" from Tweedsmuir Histories, as related by Mrs. James Woof, a lady over 90.
  • Census: 8 September 1870; Sparta Twp., Kent Co., Michigan, U.S.A.; Age 50 at 1870 Census: Bettis, Gilbert, 50, farmer, value of real estate $9000, value of personal estate ??, b. Canada, mother of foreign birth; Eliza, 47, keeping house, b. Canada, mother of foreign birth; Henry W., 22, farm laborer, b.Canada, mother of foreign birth; Emma, 16, school teacher, b. Canada, mother of foreign birth, attended school; William, 14, at home, b. Canada, mother of foreign birth, attended school; Chalmers, 11, at home, b. Canada, mother of foreign birth, attended school; James, 8, at home, b. Canada, mother of foreign birth, attended school; Chalres H., 3, at home, b. Canada, mother of foreign birth, attended school (U.S. Federal Census of 1870, Michigan, Kent Co., Sparta Twp., Page 29, Line 26. printed from Library of Michigan Census Database Web Site)
  • Residence: 1876; Range 12 Town 9, Sparta Twp., Kent Co., Michigan, U.S.A.; Plat Map of Sparta Twp., Kent Co., show G. B. Bettis on the north west quarter 100 acres of Section 33. This is on the far south west corner of Sparte Twp. and two sections to the west of James Goodfellow's farm on Section 22.
  • Census: 21 June 1880; Dist. 114, Sparta, Kent Co., Michigan, U.S.A.; Age 60 at 1880 Census: Bettis, Gilbert, 60, b. Ont., p.b. Ont., farmer, married; Eliza E., 57, b. Ont., p.b. Conn. & Ont., married; Charles, 20, b. Ont., p.b. Ont., son; James, 18, b. Ont., p.b. Ont., son; Harrison C., 12, b. Ont., p.b. Ont., son (1880 Census: Dist. 114, Sparta, Kent Co., MI, pg. 34 of 40, line 14 - ancestry.com)5

Family: Elizabeth Eunice George b. 19 Mar 1824, d. 23 Feb 1900

  • Marriage*: 31 October 1842; Cramahe Twp., Northumberland Co., Ontario; Marriage Reg'y: Gilbert Bettes, to Eliza George, both of Cramahe, 31 Oct 1842, Rev. Black; Witnesses: Isaiah Theyer & John Bettes - from Marriage Registry of Newcastle District 1810-1848, Vol I, Pg. 61; Principal=Elizabeth Eunice George9

Citations

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  10. [S11] Unknown author, 1851 Canada Census, Record Type: microfilm, Age 32.
  11. [S10] Unknown author, 1861 Canada Census, Record Type: microfilm, Age 41.
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Elizabeth Eunice George1

F, #1319, b. 19 March 1824, d. 23 February 1900

  • Birth*: 19 March 1824; Ontario; Date 1823 & locaiton Ont. per 1870 & 1880 Census. Date 1824 & location UC per 1861 Census. Date 1823 & location Cda. per 1851 Census. Date Mar 19 1824 per Browny GEDCOM3,4,5
  • Marriage*: 31 October 1842; Cramahe Twp., Northumberland Co., Ontario; Marriage Reg'y: Gilbert Bettes, to Eliza George, both of Cramahe, 31 Oct 1842, Rev. Black; Witnesses: Isaiah Theyer & John Bettes - from Marriage Registry of Newcastle District 1810-1848, Vol I, Pg. 61; Principal=Gilbert Bettes6
  • Death*: 23 February 1900; Sparta Twp., Kent Co., Michigan, U.S.A.; Date Feb 23 1900 per Memorial & FindaGrave. "Bettes, Eliza E. George; w. of Gilbert; b. Mar. 19, 1824; d. Feb 23, 1900. Transcription from Lisbon Cemetery, Sparta Twp., Kent Co., Michigan, take from Kent Co. Gen. Web Site7,8
  • Burial*: 25 February 1900; Lisbon Cemetery, Sparta Twp., Kent Co., Michigan, U.S.A.; Memorial: (See Exhibit) BETTES; Gilbert Bettes; June 16, 1820; Apr. 7, 1916; Eliza E. George; Wife of; Gilbert Bettes; Born: Mar 19, 1824; Fell Asleep in Jesus; Feb 23, 1900 (Lisbon Cemetery, Kent Co., Michigan, image from FindaGrave, March 6 2021.)
    FindaGrave: Name: Eliza E. George Bettes; BIRTH: 19 Mar 1824; DEATH     23 Feb 1900 (aged 75); BURIAL: Lisbon Cemetery, Sparta, Kent County, Michigan, USA; MEMORIAL ID: 42896431 (https://www.findagrave.com/memorial/42896431/eliza-e.-bettes)8,7
  • Married Name: 31 October 1842; Bettes
  • Census: 1851; Brighton Twp., Northumberland Co., Ontario; Age 28 at 1851 Census: see Gilbert Bettes9
  • Census*: April 1861; Brighton Twp., Northumberland Co., Ontario; Age 37 at 1861 Census: see Gilbert Bettes10
  • Immigration*: 1868; Sparta Twp., Kent Co., Michigan, U.S.A.; Gilbert and Eliza moved to Michigan with James Goodfellow and their daughter Amelia, his wife
  • Census: 8 September 1870; Sparta Twp., Kent Co., Michigan, U.S.A.; Age 47 at 1870 Census: see Gilbert Bettes
  • Census: 4 June 1880; Dist. 114, Spart, Kent Co., Michigan, U.S.A.; Age 57 at 1880 Census: see Gilbert Bettes3

Family: Gilbert Bettes b. 16 Jun 1820, d. 7 Apr 1916

  • Marriage*: 31 October 1842; Cramahe Twp., Northumberland Co., Ontario; Marriage Reg'y: Gilbert Bettes, to Eliza George, both of Cramahe, 31 Oct 1842, Rev. Black; Witnesses: Isaiah Theyer & John Bettes - from Marriage Registry of Newcastle District 1810-1848, Vol I, Pg. 61; Principal=Gilbert Bettes6

Citations

  1. From Browny GEDCOM.
  2. [S33] Unknown author, "Email Message," e-mail to unknown recipient.
  3. [S21] US Census, online unknown url.
  4. [S11] Unknown author, 1851 Canada Census, Record Type: microfilm.
  5. [S10] Unknown author, 1861 Canada Census, Record Type: microfilm.
  6. [S28] Unknown short register title: entry for unknown spouses' names unknown repository, unknown repository address.
  7. [S15] Unknown author, Tombstone Inscription.
  8. [S128] FindAGrave, online unknown url.
  9. [S11] Unknown author, 1851 Canada Census, Record Type: microfilm, Age 28.
  10. [S10] Unknown author, 1861 Canada Census, Record Type: microfilm, Age 37.

Frederick C. Pickle1,2,3,4

M, #1320, b. 1825, d. October 1878
  • Birth*: 1825; Upper Canada; Date 1825 & location Ontario per 1861 Census.5,2
  • Marriage*: 23 May 1843; Hastings Co., Canada West; Marriage Register of Rev. Thos. Webster, Victoria District, Hastings Co., Frederick C. Pickle & Priscilla Bell, 23 may 1843. Witnesses: Mathew Coon & Mary Rice. In Ontario Registry CD; Principal=Priscilla Bell6
  • Marriage*: before 1849; Northumberland Co., Canada West; per 1851 Census.; Principal=Mary M. ?4
  • Marriage*: after 1872; Murray Twp., Northumberland Co., Ontario; Grave stone of Sarah E. Casement in Friends Cemetery, Wooler, shows her as the wife of F. C. Pickle. Right beside this stone is a stone for Dora E. Weaver who was the only child of Manson Benson Weaver and Sarah Eleanor Casement. She died in 1886. On the other side is a stone for Ida M. Pickle who died in 1884, age appears to be 3 years.; Principal=Sarah Eleanor Casement
  • Death*: October 1878; Ontario; I have found no information about the death of Frederick C. Pickle. A land transaction under Thomas B. Wragg (Trustee) shows Frederick's kids as the Grantees. ITS Date is Oct 30 1871 & Reg'n. date is Oct 31 1878. I wonder if this suggests Frederick's death earlier in Oct 1878? (Dan Buchanan, Dec 4 2021)7
  • Residence: 18 January 1850; Conc 4 Lot 32, Murray Twp., Northumberland Co., Canada West; Land Registry Records (B&S A198) show that John Gunyo & wife sold the east half 100 acres of lot 32, conc 4, Murray Twp., to Frederick C. Pickle. ITS Date: Jan 18 1850. Reg'n. Date: Jan 26 1850. (Ontario Land Registry Records, Northumberland Co., Brighton Twp., Conc 4, Lot 32, pg. 270 of 346, pg. 01, copied from OnLand.ca by Dan Nov 20 2021)7
  • Census: March 1852; Brighton Twp., Northumberland Co., Canada West; Age 28 at 1851 Census: Pickle, Frederick C., 28, b. Cda., yeoman, W. M., married; Mary, 28, married; Albert, 4; Avilla(f), 1 ; Cassady, John, 50, b. ?, Lutheran; ??(f), 15; Pickle, John, 88, b. ?, none, Widower (1851 Census Online: Brighton Twp., pg. 108 of 160, line 43 - ancestry.com)
    (Damage to the page at the bottom 4 rows, second and third columns; John Pickle appears to be there on line 49 but surname is not complete, occ. and location born is gone, shows no rel. and widower, age is 88 - so is likely Frederick's father???8
  • Census*: April 1861; Brighton Twp., Northumberland Co., Canada West; Age 36 at 1861 Census: Pickle, Frederick F., 36, b. U. C., EM, farmer, married; Mary, 35, b. UC, EM, married; Albert, 13; Augusta(f), 11; Wilmot, 7; John, 97, b. U.S., EM, widower (1861 Census: Brighton Twp., Northumberland Co., pg. 348 of 899, line 17 - ancestry.ca)9
  • Residence: April 1861; Conc 4 Lot 31, Brighton Twp., Northumberland Co., Ontario; 1861 Agr. Census: Frederick Pickle; Conc 4, east half lot 32, 100 acres (1861 Agricultural Census: Brighton Twp., Northumberland Co., pg. 242 of 899, line 25 - ancestry.ca)2
  • Residence*: 1871; Conc 4 Lot 32, Brighton Twp., Northumberland Co., Ontario; "Pickle, Frederick C., 4 e half 32 f" Canada, City and Area Directories, 1871, Northumberland Co., Brighton Twp., pg. 59 of 97, ancestry.ca.10
  • Census: April 1871; Brighton Twp., Northumberland Co., Ontario; Age 47 at 1871 Census: Pickle, F. C., 47, b. Ont., German, WM, farmer, married; Wilmot S., 11; Augusta, 19 (1871 Census: Brighton Twp., div. 2, pg. 34, line 17 - Conc 4, Lot 32, 152? acres, owner)
    Note: A. J.? Pickle is immediatley above Fred Pickle with C. J. Crowder? - likely Albert Pickle???3

Family 1: Priscilla Bell b. 1823, d. c 1857

  • Marriage*: 23 May 1843; Hastings Co., Canada West; Marriage Register of Rev. Thos. Webster, Victoria District, Hastings Co., Frederick C. Pickle & Priscilla Bell, 23 may 1843. Witnesses: Mathew Coon & Mary Rice. In Ontario Registry CD; Principal=Priscilla Bell6

Family 2: Mary M. ? b. 1824, d. 17 Nov 1869

  • Marriage*: before 1849; Northumberland Co., Canada West; per 1851 Census.; Principal=Mary M. ?4

Family 3: Sarah Eleanor Casement b. 24 Jan 1840, d. 4 Oct 1925

  • Marriage*: after 1872; Murray Twp., Northumberland Co., Ontario; Grave stone of Sarah E. Casement in Friends Cemetery, Wooler, shows her as the wife of F. C. Pickle. Right beside this stone is a stone for Dora E. Weaver who was the only child of Manson Benson Weaver and Sarah Eleanor Casement. She died in 1886. On the other side is a stone for Ida M. Pickle who died in 1884, age appears to be 3 years.; Principal=Sarah Eleanor Casement

Citations

  1. F. C. Pickle per 1871 Census. Frederick Pickle per 1861 Census. Frederick C. Pickle per 1851 Census.
  2. [S10] Unknown author, 1861 Canada Census, Record Type: microfilm.
  3. [S14] Unknown author, 1871 Canada Census, Record Type: microfilm.
  4. [S11] Unknown author, 1851 Canada Census, Record Type: microfilm.
  5. [S11] Unknown author, 1851 Canada Census, Record Type: microfilm, Age 28 at 1851 Census.
  6. [S23] Unknown subject, Ontario Registers CD.
  7. [S46] Unknown location, Ontario Land Registry Records; unknown film.
  8. [S11] Unknown author, 1851 Canada Census, Record Type: microfilm, Age 28.
  9. [S10] Unknown author, 1861 Canada Census, Record Type: microfilm, Age 36.
  10. [S83] Ancestry.ca, online unknown url.

Priscilla Bell1

F, #1321, b. 1823, d. circa 1857
  • Birth*: 1823; Name Precilla may apply as well.2
  • Marriage*: 23 May 1843; Hastings Co., Canada West; Marriage Register of Rev. Thos. Webster, Victoria District, Hastings Co., Frederick C. Pickle & Priscilla Bell, 23 may 1843. Witnesses: Mathew Coon & Mary Rice. In Ontario Registry CD; Principal=Frederick C. Pickle3
  • Death*: circa 1857; Murray Twp., Northumberland Co., Ontario; Frederick C. Pickle is married to Mary in 1861 Census.
  • Married Name: 23 May 1843; Pickle

Family: Frederick C. Pickle b. 1825, d. Oct 1878

Citations

  1. Surname per Marriage Reg. Name per daughter Martha's Marriage Record.
  2. [S11] Unknown author, 1851 Canada Census, Record Type: microfilm, Age 28 at 1851 Census.
  3. [S23] Unknown subject, Ontario Registers CD.

Daniel Losie

M, #1322, b. 21 November 1806, d. 25 August 1872

  • Birth*: 21 November 1806; Percy Twp., Northumberland Co., Ontario; Date Nov 21 1806 per Memorial - age 65y 9m 4d at death Aug 25 1872. Date 1806 & location Cda. per 1851 Census.
    "Their seventh child was Daniel Losie, Nov 21, 1806 - Aug 25, 1872, a
    farmer, who married Phoebe Robinson (b. 1814) and produced seven
    children. His fourth child, *William Robinson Losie, was our great
    grandfather." per "The Losie Family" sent to me by Garth Allen, July 11 2014.1,2
  • Marriage*: 1831; Prince Edward Co., Ontario; Date per 1861 Census. Marriage Registers, Isaac Newton King & Abigail Losee; Principal=Pheobe Robison3
  • Death*: 25 August 1872; Percy Twp., Northumberland Co., Ontario; Date 1872 per Memorial. "Their seventh child was Daniel Losie, Nov 21, 1806 - Aug 25, 1872, a farmer, who married Phoebe Robinson (b. 1814) and produced seven
    children. His fourth child, *William Robinson Losie, was our great
    grandfather." per "The Losie Family" sent to me by Garth Allen, July 11 2014.2,4
  • Burial*: 27 August 1872; Warkworth Cemetery, Warkworth, Ontario; Memorial: (See Exhibit) Daniel Losie; Died; Aug 25, 1872; Aged 65 Years; 9 Mo. & 4 D's (Warkworth Cemetery, Warkworth)2
  • Residence: 1836; Percy Twp., Northumberland Co., Ontario; 1836 Assessment: Daniel Losie; Conc 3, Lot 6, W 1/2, 100 acres uncult.; 1 male over 16; 1 female over 16; 2 females under 16; Total 4
  • Residence: 1837; Percy Twp., Northumberland Co., Ontario; 1837 Assessment: Daniel Losie; Conc 3, Lot 6, W 1/2, 100 acres uncult.; 1 male over 16; 1 female over 16; 3 females under 16; Total 5
  • Residence: 1838; Percy Twp., Northumberland Co., Ontario; 1838 Assessment: Daniel Losie; Conc 3, Lot 6, W 1/2, 4 acres cult, 96 acres uncult.; 1 male over 16; 1 female over 16; 2 females under 16
  • Residence: 1839; Percy Twp., Northumberland Co., Ontario; 1839 Census: Daniel Losie; 1 male under 16; 1 male over 16; 3 females under 16; 1 female over 16; Total 5
  • Residence: 1840; Percy Twp., Northumberland Co., Ontario; 1840 Census: Daniel Losie; 1 male under 16; 1 male over 16; 3 females under 16; 1 female over 16; Total 5
  • Residence: 1841; Percy Twp., Northumberland Co., Ontario; 1841 Census: Daniel Losie; 1 male under 16; 2 males over 16; 2 females under 16; 1 female over 16; Total 5
  • Residence: 1842; Conc 4 Lot 6, Percy Twp., Northumberland Co., Ontario; 1842 Census: Daniel Losie; Conc 4, Lot 6, occ., prop.; farmer
  • Residence: 1848; Conc 3 Lot 6, Percy Twp., Northumberland Co., Ontario; 1848 Census: Daniel Losie; Conc 3, Lot 6, occ., prop.; farmer
  • Residence*: 1850; Conc 3 Lot 6, Percy Twp., Northumberland Co., Ontario; 1850 Census: Daniel Losie; Conc 3, Lot 6, occ.; Total Persons: 7
  • Census: 1851; Percy Twp., Northumberland Co., Ontario; Age 46 at 1851 Census: Losie, Daniel, 46, b. Cda, C. E., yeoman; Phebe, 38; Susan, 19; Abigail, 17; William, 13; Jane, 11; Rebecca, 6; Court, 2
    Note: First three names are at bottom on later page. Obviously a mistake during filming or whatever.5
  • Census: 1852; Hillier Twp., Prince Edward Co., Ontario; Age 45 at 1851 Census: Losie, Daniel, 45, b. Cda., EM, farmer, other res. Percy, married; Phoebe, 40, b. Cda., EM, other res. Percy, married; Couch(m), 2, other res. Percy1
  • Census*: 1861; Percy Twp., Northumberland Co., Ontario; Age 55 at 1861 Census: Losie, Daniel, 55, b. U.C., married 1831, Ep. Meth., married; Phoebe, 47, married; Abigail, 25; William R., 23; Sarah J., 20; Rebecca, 19; Court Lorenzo, 116

Family: Pheobe Robison b. 1814, d. 12 Feb 1886

  • Marriage*: 1831; Prince Edward Co., Ontario; Date per 1861 Census. Marriage Registers, Isaac Newton King & Abigail Losee; Principal=Pheobe Robison3

Citations

  1. [S11] Unknown author, 1851 Canada Census, Record Type: microfilm.
  2. [S15] Unknown author, Tombstone Inscription.
  3. [S10] Unknown author, 1861 Canada Census, Record Type: microfilm.
  4. [S33] Unknown author, "Email Message," e-mail to unknown recipient.
  5. [S11] Unknown author, 1851 Canada Census, Record Type: microfilm, Age 46.
  6. [S10] Unknown author, 1861 Canada Census, Record Type: microfilm, Age 55.

Pheobe Robison1,2,3

F, #1323, b. 1814, d. 12 February 1886

  • Birth*: 1814; Hillier Twp., Prince Edward Co., Ontario; Date 1820 & location Ont. per 1881 Census. Date 1814 & location UC per 1861 Census. Date 1811 & location Cda. per 1851 Census. Date 1813 per GEDCOM of gaycinda feather.4,2,5,6
  • Marriage*: 1831; Prince Edward Co., Ontario; Date per 1861 Census. Marriage Registers, Isaac Newton King & Abigail Losee; Principal=Daniel Losie5
  • Death*: 12 February 1886; Percy Twp., Northumberland Co., Ontario; Date Feb 12 1886 per Memorial.7
  • Burial*: 14 February 1886; Warkworth Cemetery, Warkworth, Ontario; See Exhibit: On Stone: In memory of; Pheobe; Wife of; Daniel Losie; Died Feb 14 1886; Aged 72 Years
  • Note*: 1814; Hillier Twp., Prince Edward Co., Ontario; Name is Robison - not Robinson. This per Pioneer Life on the Bay of Quinte. RootsWeb has it wrong - people make the mistake easily. Census is difficult to read - looks like Robinson.
  • Married Name: 1831; Losie
  • Census: 1851; Percy Twp., Ontario; Age 38 at 1851 Census: see Daniel Losie8
  • Census: 1852; Hillier Twp., Prince Edward Co., Ontario; Age 40 at 1851 Census: see Daniel Losie4
  • Census*: 1861; Percy Twp., Northumberland Co., Ontario; Age 47 at 1861 Census: see Daniel Losie9
  • Census: April 1881; Percy Twp., Ontario; Age 61 at 1881 Census: see William R. Losie10

Family: Daniel Losie b. 21 Nov 1806, d. 25 Aug 1872

  • Marriage*: 1831; Prince Edward Co., Ontario; Date per 1861 Census. Marriage Registers, Isaac Newton King & Abigail Losee; Principal=Daniel Losie5

Citations

  1. Surname Robison per Pioneers of the Bay of Quinte pg. 679. Surname is wrong in RootsWeb. Robinson per GEDCOM of Keith Armstrong, Jul 13 2014.
  2. [S22] Rootsweb, online unknown url.
  3. [S27] Unknown compiler, Pioneer Life.
  4. [S11] Unknown author, 1851 Canada Census, Record Type: microfilm.
  5. [S10] Unknown author, 1861 Canada Census, Record Type: microfilm.
  6. [S16] Unknown author, 1881 Canada Census, Record Type: microfilm.
  7. [S15] Unknown author, Tombstone Inscription.
  8. [S11] Unknown author, 1851 Canada Census, Record Type: microfilm, Age 38.
  9. [S10] Unknown author, 1861 Canada Census, Record Type: microfilm, Age 47.
  10. [S16] Unknown author, 1881 Canada Census, Record Type: microfilm, Age 61.
  11. [S33] Unknown author, "Email Message," e-mail to unknown recipient.

James Smith Valleau

M, #1324, b. 27 November 1866, d. 29 December 1950

  • Birth*: 27 November 1866; Brighton Twp., Northumberland Co., Ontario; Date Nov 27 1866 & location Ont. rural per 1901 Census.1
  • Marriage*: 19 March 1890; Percy Twp., Northumberland Co., Ontario; Marriage Reg'n: James Smith Valleau, 23; Res. & Born: Brighton Twp.; bachelor; farmer; Parents: Jessie P & Almira Valleau; married Anna E. diamond, 20; Res.: Percy Twp.; Born: Seymour Twp.; Parents: John & Elizabeth Diamond; Witnesses: W. S. Strong, Brighton & Addie Russell, Brighton; on March 19, 1890 at Percy Twp.; Methodist; Rev. R. H. Leitch of Hilton; Principal=Anna Elizabeth Diamond2
  • Death*: 29 December 1950; Cramahe Twp., Salem, Northumberland Co., Ontario; "Obituary: James S. Valleau. In failing health for several years, Mr. James S. Valleau entered into rest on Friday, DEcember 29, 1950, after a week's serious illness, at the home of his son, Harold Valleau, Salem. the deceased, who was in his 85th year, was born at Codrington. Most of his life was spent in this vicinity. His wife, the former Anne Elizabeth Diamond, predeceased him 24 years ago, when he came to reside with his son and daughter-in-law. He is survived by two daughters; Lucy - Mrs Donald Lee, Baltimore; Jeanne, Mrs. William Lee, Pickering; three sons, Peter in Detroit, Percy in Royal Oak, Michigan, and Harold of Salem; also 12 grandchildren and 3 great-grandchildren. The funeral took place from his later residence on Sunday, December 31, at 2:30, conducted by Rev. M. R. Brown. Interment was at Fairview Cemetery in Grafton." from The Brighton Ensign, Thursday, January 11, 1951, seen at The Trenton Public Library3
  • Burial*: 1 January 1951; Fairview Cemetery, Haldimand Twp., Grafton, Northumberland Co., Ontario; Memorial: (See Exhibit) VALLEAU; James Smith Valleau; 1866 - 1950; Anna Elizabeth Diamond; Wife of James Smith Valleau; Born May 20 1869 - Died Dec 30 1925 (Fairview Cemetery, Grafton, July 9, 2004)4
  • Census: April 1871; Brighton Twp., Northumberland Co., Ontario; Age 5 at 1871 Census: see Jesse Valleau5
  • Census: April 1891; Brighton Twp., Northumberland Co., Ontario; Age 24 at 1891 Census: Valleau, James, 24 farmer; Annie, 216
  • Residence*: 17 June 1891; Lot 36 Conc 8 Brighton Twp, Mount Olivet, Northumberland Co., Ontario; Land Records show that Jesse P. Valleau sold 100 acres (W 1/2) for $5,000 to James S. Valleau7
  • Residence: 1896; Conc 8 Lot 36, Brighton Twp., Northumberland Co., Ontario; 1896 Business & Farm Directory: Valleau, J S, Codrington, Conc 8 Lot 36
  • Census*: April 1901; Brighton Twp., Northumberland Co., Ontario; Age 34 at 1910 Census: Valleau, James S., 34, b. Nov 27 1866, farmer; Annie E. (Diamond), 31, b. May 20 1869, wife; John D., 8, b. Feb 3 1892; Lucy C., 6, b. May 4 1894; Jeame D., 3, b. Oct 29 1897
    8
  • Occupation*: April 1901; Brighton Twp., Northumberland Co., Ontario; Farmer - 1901 Census1
  • Residence: 14 February 1907; Conc 8 Lot 36, Brighton Twp., Northumberland Co., Ontario; Land Records show that James S. Valleau & wife sold 100 acres (W 1/2) to James H. Ross for $7,500.7
  • Residence: 2 April 1909; Picton, Ontario; Informant for Death Reg'n of mother Almira (Huff) Valleau
  • Residence: 12 May 1910; Conc 8 Lot 36, Brighton Twp., Northumberland Co., Ontario; Land Records show that James S. Valleau sold 100 acres (E 1/2) to Martha H. Ross.
    This was sold to Reg McCann in 1958.7
  • Residence: 16 February 1911; Conc 9 Lot 34, Brighton Twp., Northumberland Co., Ontario; Land Registry Records (Grant W8824) show that James S. Valleau, James S. Ross, executors of the last will and testament of Jesse Potter Valleau, granted 50 acres of the south east quarter of Lot 34, Conc 9, Brighton Twp. to Charles J. Goodfellow for $1,850. ITS Date: Feb 16 1911. Reg'n. Date: Feb 23 1911. (Ontario Land Registry Records, Northumberland Co., Brighton Twp., Conc 9, pg. 127 of 160, Lot 34, pg. 2, page copied from OnLand.ca, Feb 25, 2021.)7
  • Residence: 13 April 1925; Conc 9 Lot 34, Brighton Twp., Northumberland Co., Ontario; Land Registry Records (Grant 11189) show that Charles J. Goodfellow sold 50 acres of the south east quarter of Lot 34, Conc 9, Brighton Twp. to Jacob Clarke for $900. ITS Date: Apr 13 1925. Reg'n. Date: Apr 23 1925. (Ontario Land Registry Records, Northumberland Co., Brighton Twp., Conc 9, pg. 128 of 160, Lot 34, pg. 3, page copied from OnLand.ca, Feb 25, 2021.)7
  • Residence: 31 December 1925; Haldimand Twp., Grafton, Northumberland Co., Ontario; Informant for Death Reg'n. of his wife, Anna Elizabeth (Diamond) Valleau.9
  • Residence: 1926; Cramahe Twp., Salem, Northumberland Co., Ontario; " ... His wife, the former Anne Elizabeth Diamond, predeceased him 24 years ago, when he came to reside with his son and daughter-in-law. ... " Per Obituary - 1950

Family: Anna Elizabeth Diamond b. 20 May 1869, d. 30 Dec 1925

  • Marriage*: 19 March 1890; Percy Twp., Northumberland Co., Ontario; Marriage Reg'n: James Smith Valleau, 23; Res. & Born: Brighton Twp.; bachelor; farmer; Parents: Jessie P & Almira Valleau; married Anna E. diamond, 20; Res.: Percy Twp.; Born: Seymour Twp.; Parents: John & Elizabeth Diamond; Witnesses: W. S. Strong, Brighton & Addie Russell, Brighton; on March 19, 1890 at Percy Twp.; Methodist; Rev. R. H. Leitch of Hilton; Principal=Anna Elizabeth Diamond2

Citations

  1. [S13] Unknown author, 1901 Canada Census, Record Type: microfilm.
  2. [S8] Unknown author, Ontario Archives, Record Type: Microfilm, 008800 - 1890.
  3. [S42] Brighton Ensign.
  4. [S15] Unknown author, Tombstone Inscription.
  5. [S14] Unknown author, 1871 Canada Census, Record Type: microfilm, Age 5.
  6. [S6] Unknown author, 1891 Canada Census, Record Type: microfilm, Age 24.
  7. [S46] Unknown location, Ontario Land Registry Records; unknown film.
  8. [S13] Unknown author, 1901 Canada Census, Record Type: microfilm, Age 34.
  9. [S12] Unknown author, Ontario Death Registrations, Record Type: microfilm, Name Of Person: Ontario Archives.

Anna Elizabeth Diamond1,2,3

F, #1325, b. 20 May 1869, d. 30 December 1925

  • Birth*: 20 May 1869; Northumberland Co., Ontario; Date May 20 1869 per Memorial. Date May 20 1869 & location Ont. rural per 1901 Census. Date 1869 & location Ont. per 1881 Census.4,2,3
  • Marriage*: 19 March 1890; Percy Twp., Northumberland Co., Ontario; Marriage Reg'n: James Smith Valleau, 23; Res. & Born: Brighton Twp.; bachelor; farmer; Parents: Jessie P & Almira Valleau; married Anna E. diamond, 20; Res.: Percy Twp.; Born: Seymour Twp.; Parents: John & Elizabeth Diamond; Witnesses: W. S. Strong, Brighton & Addie Russell, Brighton; on March 19, 1890 at Percy Twp.; Methodist; Rev. R. H. Leitch of Hilton; Principal=James Smith Valleau5
  • Death*: 30 December 1925; Kingston General Hospital, Kingston, Frontenac Co., Ontario; Death Reg'n.#015109: Name: Anna Elizabeth Valleau; Date: Dec 30 1925; Age: 57 yrs.; Res.: K.G.H.; Born: Grafton, Ont.; Status: married; Res. at place of Death: 1 week; Parents: John Diamond & Eliz. French, both b. Seymour; Cause: toxic goitre, diabetese; Phys.: Dr. J. Campbell, Kingston; Inf.: James Valleau, Grafton, husband; Burial: Grafton; Reg'd.: Dec. 31 1925 (Ontario Death Registration, #015109-1925, ancestry.com)
    Date Dec 30 1925 per Burial.
    " ... His wife, the former Anne Elizabeth Diamond, predeceased him 24 years ago, when he came to reside with his son and daughter-in-law. ... " Per Obituary of husband James S. Valleau - 19506,2,7
  • Burial*: 2 January 1926; Fairview Cemetery, Haldimand Twp., Grafton, Northumberland Co., Ontario; Memorial: (See Exhibit) VALLEAU; James Smith Valleau; 1866 - 1950; Anna Elizabeth Diamond; Wife of James Smith Valleau; Born May 20 1869 - Died Dec 30 1925 (Fairview Cemetery, Grafton, July 9, 2004)2
  • Census: April 1881; Seymour Twp., Northumberland East Co., Ontario; Age 11 at 1881 Census: see John Diamond3
  • Married Name: 19 March 1890; Valleau
  • Census: April 1891; Brighton Twp, Northumberland Co., Ontario; Age 21 at 1891 Census: see James Valleau8
  • Census*: April 1901; Brighton Twp., Northumberland Co., Ontario; Age 31 at 1901 Census: see James S. Valleau4

Family: James Smith Valleau b. 27 Nov 1866, d. 29 Dec 1950

  • Marriage*: 19 March 1890; Percy Twp., Northumberland Co., Ontario; Marriage Reg'n: James Smith Valleau, 23; Res. & Born: Brighton Twp.; bachelor; farmer; Parents: Jessie P & Almira Valleau; married Anna E. diamond, 20; Res.: Percy Twp.; Born: Seymour Twp.; Parents: John & Elizabeth Diamond; Witnesses: W. S. Strong, Brighton & Addie Russell, Brighton; on March 19, 1890 at Percy Twp.; Methodist; Rev. R. H. Leitch of Hilton; Principal=James Smith Valleau5

Citations

  1. Anna Diamond per 1881 Census. Anna Elizabeth (Diamond) Valleau per Memorial.
  2. [S15] Unknown author, Tombstone Inscription.
  3. [S16] Unknown author, 1881 Canada Census, Record Type: microfilm.
  4. [S13] Unknown author, 1901 Canada Census, Record Type: microfilm.
  5. [S8] Unknown author, Ontario Archives, Record Type: Microfilm, 008800 - 1890.
  6. [S42] Brighton Ensign.
  7. [S12] Unknown author, Ontario Death Registrations, Record Type: microfilm, Name Of Person: Ontario Archives, #015109-1925.
  8. [S6] Unknown author, 1891 Canada Census, Record Type: microfilm, Age 21.

Jeanne D. Valleau

F, #1326, b. 29 October 1897
  • Birth*: 29 October 1897; Brighton Twp., Northumberland Co., Ontario; Birth Reg'n: Jeanne D. Valleau; Born: October 29, 1897; at Brighton Twp.; Parents: James Smith Valleau & Anna E. Diamond; Occupation: farmer; Informant: James Smith Valleau; Reg'd: Dec 29, 1897; Dr. E. J. Free
    Birth Register Brighton Twp: Valleau, Jeanne L., b. oct 29, 1897, d/o James Smith Valleau & Anna E. Diamond1
  • Marriage*: 8 February 1922; Haldimand Twp., Grafton, Northumberland Co., Ontario; Marriage Reg'n.#016141: Groom: William Edwin Lee; Age: 26; Res.: Haldimand; Born: Cramahe; Status: bacehlor; Occ.: farmer; Rel.: Bapt.; Parents: Thomas H. Lee & F. M. Gould; Bride: Jeanne Valleau; Age: 24; Res.: Haldimand; Born: Percy; Status: spinster; Rel.: Brethren; Parents: J. S. Valleau & A. E. Diamond; Expected Res.: Haldimand; Wit.: Harry Lee, Colborne & Emily Shulkins, Toronto; Date: Feb 8 1922; Place: Grafton; Performed by: L. H. Coles, Bapt.; Sworn: Colborne, Feb 4 1922 (Ontario Marriage Registration, #016141-1922, ancestry.com); Principal=William Edwin Lee2
  • Census*: April 1901; Brighton Twp., Northumberland Co., Ontario; Age 3 at 1910 Census: see James S. Valleau3
  • Residence*: 8 February 1922; Haldimand Twp., Northumberland Co., Ontario; Residence Haldimand Twp. per marr. reg'n.4
  • Married Name: 8 February 1922; Lee

Family: William Edwin Lee b. 28 Nov 1895

Citations

  1. [S4] Unknown author, Ontario Birth Registrations, Record Type: Microfilm, Name Of Person: Ontario Achives (birth), 027680 - 1897.
  2. [S12] Unknown author, Ontario Death Registrations, Record Type: microfilm, Name Of Person: Ontario Archives, #016141-1922.
  3. [S13] Unknown author, 1901 Canada Census, Record Type: microfilm.
  4. [S8] Unknown author, Ontario Archives, Record Type: Microfilm.

John Darwin Valleau

M, #1327, b. 3 June 1892
  • Birth*: 3 June 1892; Brighton Twp., Northumberland Co., Ontario; Birth Reg'n: John Darwin Valleau; Born: June 3, 1892; at Brighton Twp.; Parents: James S. Valleau & Anna E. Diamond; Occupation: farmer; Informant: Rev. s. Cruikshank, Hilton; Reg'd: Sep 13, 1892; Dr. Dean?; Reg'r: A. a. Becker
    Birth Register Brighton Twsp: Valleau, John Darwin, b. Jun 3, 1892, s/o James S. Valleau & Anna E. Diamond, occ. farmer1
  • Census*: April 1901; Brighton Twp., Northumberland Co., Ontario; Age 8 at 1901 Census: see James S. Valleau. Note: month says May in census2

Citations

  1. [S4] Unknown author, Ontario Birth Registrations, Record Type: Microfilm, Name Of Person: Ontario Achives (birth), 021508 - 1892.
  2. [S13] Unknown author, 1901 Canada Census, Record Type: microfilm, Age 8.

Lucy Coral Valleau

F, #1328, b. 4 May 1894, d. 12 March 1988
  • Birth*: 4 May 1894; Brighton Twp., Northumberland Co., Ontario; Date per 1901 Census1
  • Marriage*: June 1921; Ontario; Date Jun 1921 per GEDCOM of Rich Turnblom, Jan 17, 2007.; Principal=Donald Ira Lee2
  • Death*: 12 March 1988; Ontario; Date Mar 12 1988 per GEDCOM of Rich Turnblom, Jan 17, 2007.2
  • Burial*: 15 March 1988; Union Cemetery, Cobourg, Northumberland Co., Ontario; per GEDCOM of Rich Turnblom, Jan 17, 2007.2
  • Census*: April 1901; Brighton Twp., Northumberland Co., Ontario; Age 6 at 1901 Census: see James S. Valleau1
  • Married Name: June 1921; Lee

Family: Donald Ira Lee b. 9 Sep 1898, d. 24 Oct 1987

Citations

  1. [S13] Unknown author, 1901 Canada Census, Record Type: microfilm.
  2. [S22] Rootsweb, online unknown url.

Eva Elizabeth Valleau

F, #1329, b. 29 April 1899, d. 25 March 1901
  • Birth*: 29 April 1899; Brighton Twp., Ontario; Birth Reg'n: Eva Elizabeth Valleau; Born: April 29, 1899; at Brighton Twp.; Parents: James S. Valleau & Anna E. Diamond; Occupation: farmer; Informant: James S. Valleau; Reg'd: June 25, 1899; Dr. Edward Free1
  • Death*: 25 March 1901; Lot 36 Conc 8, Brighton Twp, Ontario; Death Reg'n: Eva Elizabeth Valleau; Died: March 25, 1901; Age: 1y 10m 25d; at Lot 36 Conc 8, Brighton Twp.; Cause: pneumonia; Dr. N. D. Richards; Plymouth Brethren; Informant: James Valleau; reg'd: Mar 30 19012
  • Burial*: 27 March 1901; Clark's Cemetery, Lot 3 Conc 10, Brighton Twp, Ontario; "Clark: Lot 3 Conc 10; Eva, daughter of J. & N. Valleau; Par 30 1899 - Mar 25 1901" Trenton Public Library, Cemetery Transcriptions
    Tweedsmuir Histories shows Clark's Cemetery includes "Eva Valleau daughter of J & A Valleau 1899-1901 is remembered by a small gray headstone placed upright."

Citations

  1. [S4] Unknown author, Ontario Birth Registrations, Record Type: Microfilm, Name Of Person: Ontario Achives (birth), 027071 - 1899.
  2. [S12] Unknown author, Ontario Death Registrations, Record Type: microfilm, Name Of Person: Ontario Archives, 019901 - 1901.

Jesse Peter Valleau1

M, #1330, b. 1 November 1901
  • Birth*: 1 November 1901; Brighton Twp., Northumberland Co., Ontario; Birth Reg'n: Jesse Peter Valleau; Born: November 1, 1901; at Brighton Twp.; Parents: James Smith Valleau & Anna E. Diamond; Informant: James Smith Valleau; Reg'd: Dec 30, 1901; Occupation: farmer; Dr. E. J. Free
    Not on 1901 Census2
  • Residence*: 29 December 1950; Detroit, Michigan, U.S.A.; Per obituary of his father, James S. Valleau

Citations

  1. Given names per Birth Reg'n.
  2. [S4] Unknown author, Ontario Birth Registrations, Record Type: Microfilm, Name Of Person: Ontario Achives (birth), 028283 - 1901.

V. Harold Valleau1,2

M, #1331, b. 1904, d. 1986

  • Birth*: 1904; Brighton Twp., Northumberland Co., Ontario; Date 1904 per Burial. Not on 1901 Census2
  • Marriage*: before 1930; Principal=Gertrude Gwynne
  • Death*: 1986; Ontario; Date 1986 per Burial.2
  • Burial*: 1986; Fairview Cemetery, Haldimand Twp., Grafton, Northumberland Co., Ontario; Memorial: (See Exhibit) VALLEAU; V. Harold Valleau; 1904 - 1986; Beloved Husband of; Gertrude Qwynne; 1905 - 1996 (Fairview Cemetery, Grafton, July 9, 2004)2
  • Residence*: 29 December 1950; Cramahe Twp., Salem, Northumberland Co., Ontario; Per Obituary of his father, James S. Valleau

Family: Gertrude Gwynne b. 1905, d. 1996

Citations

  1. V. Harold Valleau per Burial.
  2. [S15] Unknown author, Tombstone Inscription.

Percy Valleau

M, #1332, b. after 1903
  • Birth*: after 1903; Brighton Twp., Northumberland Co., Ontario; Not on 1901 Census
  • Residence*: 11 January 1950; Royal Oak, Michigan, U.S.A.; Per Obituary of father James S. Valleau

Deborah Jane Valleau

F, #1333, b. 5 February 1851, d. 1 November 1933

  • Birth*: 5 February 1851; Hillier Twp., Prince Edward Co., Canada West; Date per Valleau GEDCOM. Location based on living in Hillier, not moving to Percy until 1859.
  • Marriage*: 14 October 1868; Percy Twp., Ontario; County Marriage Register, Northumberland: Dingman, James J., 23, Brighton, Brighton, s/o Joseph & Dianthe, married 14 Oct 1868, Deborah J. Valloe, 18, Percy, Prince Edward Co, d/o William & Martha
    "Wedding witnesses: Byron Dingman & Marcella Dingman." per Descendants of Adam Dingman ,by Judy (Rebbeck) Watten, printed version sent to me by Richard Hughes, Sep 11, 2003.; Principal=James Jeffery Dingman1
  • Death*: 1 November 1933; Percy Twp., Northumberland Co., Ontario; Per Burial
  • Burial*: 3 November 1933; Stone Cemetery, Percy Twp., Northumberland Co., Ontario; Memorial: (see Exhibit) DINGMAN; James Jeffrey Dingman; Born Apr 3, 1845; Died July 19, 1894; His Wife; Deborah Valleau; Born Feb 5 1851?; Died Nov 1, 1933; Their son Wm Rae; Born Nov 27 1890; Died in Red Deer, Alta; Oct 25 1916? (Stone's Cemetery, Norham, Aug 22, 2003)
    "James Jeffery Dingman; 3 Apr 1845 - 19 Jul 1894; wife Deborah Valleau; 5 Feb 1851 - 1 Nov 1933; son William Rae; 27 Nov 1890 - 25 Oct 1914" from Cemetery Transcriptions, Stone Cemetery, Percy Twp., seen at Belleville Public Library, July 20, 2000
    CEMSearch: Name: Deborah Dingman; Maiden: Valleau; Born: 1851-02-05; Died: 1933-11-01; Notes: Wife of James Jefferey Dingman; Buried: Stone's Cemetery; Other names: James Jefferey Dingman (1845-1894), William Rae Dingman (1890-1914)2,3
  • Census: 1852; Hillier Twp., Prince Edward Co., Canada West; Age 1 at 1851 Census: see Peter Valleau (grandfather)
    Note: Oddly, her father William Andrew Valleau is shown just below his parents, as if he is not married. There is a Mariah Valleau, age 4 just above Deborah??? Looks like there are some mistakes here.4
  • Census*: April 1861; Percy Twp., Northumberland Co., Canada West; Age 10 at 1861 Census: see William Valleau5
  • Census: April 1861; Hillier Twp., Prince Edward Co., Canada West; Age - at 1861 Census: see Peter Valleau6
  • Married Name: 14 October 1868; Dingman
  • Census: April 1871; Brighton Twp., Northumberland Co., Ontario; Age 21 at 1871 Census: see James Dingman
    1871 Census shows James Dingman on Lot 10 Concession 10, Brighton Twp., the lot that Elizabeth Buchanan along with her sons William and Benjamin would purchase in 1896. It is the far north west lot of Brighton Twp., just south of Norham.7
  • Census: April 1881; Brighton Twp., Northumberland Co., Ontario; Age 31 at 1881 Census: see James Jeffery Dingman8
  • Census: April 1891; Brighton Twp., Northumberland Co., Ontario; Age 40 at 1891 Census: see James Jeffery Dingman9
  • Note*: 19 July 1894; Brighton Twp., Ontario; Deborah's husband James Jeffery Dingman died.
  • Residence*: 1 May 1895; Lot 10 Conc 10, Brighton Twp., Northumberland Co., Ontario; Land Registry Records show that an instrument called a Certificate of Vesting Order was registered with grantors being The High Court of Justice Chancery Div., Deborah J. Dingman (Perff?), Byron F., May, Oscar, Bruce & Ray Dingman (???) and Grantee of Henry J. Walker, dealing with a part of Lot 10 Concession 10. It appears to do with a small 3-acre plot or maybe the 35 acre section at the very north where they lived.
    Note: This 35 acre north west section of Lot 10 Concession 10 was the purchased in december 1896 by Elizabeth Buchanan and her sons William and Benjamin. William Busby Buchanan was Charles Buchanan's father and Dan Buchanan's grandfather.
  • Residence: 17 January 1900; Norham, Ontario; Daughter Ida May's Marriage Registration shows she was a resident of Norham at the time of her marriage.
  • Census: April 1901; Percy Twp., Northumberland Co., Ontario; Age 50 at 1901 Census: Dingman, Debbie, 50, b. Ontario Feb 5 1851, Fr., farmer, widow; Oscar, 21, b. Mar 7 1880, son, Engl.; Bruce, 16, b. Ont 14 1884; Raymond J., 10, b. Nov 27 1890. Page 14, Line 16, Lot 17, E. Puffer Rd.10
  • Residence: April 1901; E. Puffer Rd., Norham, Northumberland Co., Ontario; Residence per 1901 Census: E. Puffer Rd., Norham, Lot 17, Percy Twp.

Family: James Jeffery Dingman b. 3 Apr 1845, d. 19 Jul 1894

  • Marriage*: 14 October 1868; Percy Twp., Ontario; County Marriage Register, Northumberland: Dingman, James J., 23, Brighton, Brighton, s/o Joseph & Dianthe, married 14 Oct 1868, Deborah J. Valloe, 18, Percy, Prince Edward Co, d/o William & Martha
    "Wedding witnesses: Byron Dingman & Marcella Dingman." per Descendants of Adam Dingman ,by Judy (Rebbeck) Watten, printed version sent to me by Richard Hughes, Sep 11, 2003.; Principal=James Jeffery Dingman1

Citations

  1. [S28] Unknown short register title: entry for unknown spouses' names unknown repository, unknown repository address.
  2. [S15] Unknown author, Tombstone Inscription.
  3. [S39] Unknown name of person unknown record type, unknown repository, unknown repository address.
  4. [S11] Unknown author, 1851 Canada Census, Record Type: microfilm.
  5. [S10] Unknown author, 1861 Canada Census, Record Type: microfilm, Age 10.
  6. [S10] Unknown author, 1861 Canada Census, Record Type: microfilm.
  7. [S14] Unknown author, 1871 Canada Census, Record Type: microfilm, Age 21.
  8. [S16] Unknown author, 1881 Canada Census, Record Type: microfilm, Age 31.
  9. [S6] Unknown author, 1891 Canada Census, Record Type: microfilm, Age 40.
  10. [S13] Unknown author, 1901 Canada Census, Record Type: microfilm, Age 50.

Jesse Wellington Valleau1,2

M, #1334, b. 4 January 1853, d. 6 August 1933

  • Birth*: 4 January 1853; Hillier Twp., Prince Edward Co., Canada West; Date Jan 4 1853 & location Ont. rural per 1901 Census. Date per Valleau GEDCOM. Location per family lived in Hillier and moved to Percy Twp. in 1859. Date Jan 4 1853 & location Percy Twpl per Death Reg'n. Date 1852 & location Prince Edward Co. per marr. reg'n.3,2,4
  • Marriage*: 28 December 1875; Northumberland Co., Ontario; Marriage Reg'n.#003742: Groom: Jessie W. Velleau; Age: 23; Res.: Percy Twp.; Born: Prince Edward Co.; Status: bachelor; Occ.: yeoman; Parents: William & Maria Velleau; Bride: Charity Ann Watson; Age: 24; Res.: Seymour Twp.; Born: Thurlow Twp.; Status: spinster; Parents: John & Elizabeth Watson; Wit.: Jas. Albert & Jenny Sharp; Date: Dec 28 1875; Place: Belleville; Rel.: ME; Performed by: A. Campbell; Reg'r.: R. Newbury (Ontario Marriage Registration, #003742-1875, ancestry.com); Principal=Charity Ann Watson5
  • Death*: 6 August 1933; Asphodel Twp., Peterborough Co., Ontario; Death Reg'n.#028051: Name: Jessie Wellington Valleau; Date: Aug 6 1933; Age: 80y 7m 2d; Res.: Asphodel Twp.; Born: Percy Twp., Jan 4 1853; Res. at place of Death: 35y; Status: widowed; Occ.: retired cheese maker; Parents: William Valleau & Maria Wannamaker, b. Prince Edward Co.; Inf.: Mrs. E.? Valleau, Hastings, daughter-in-law; Burial: Trent Valley Cemetery, Hastings, Aug 8 1933; Cause: cerebral hemmorhage, 4 mo.; Phys.: Wm. Campbell, Hastings; Reg'd.: Aug 7, 1933; Reg'r.: S. M. Baker, Hastings (Ontario Death Registration, #028051-1933, ancestry.com) Date per Burial.6
  • Burial*: 8 August 1933; Trent Valley Cemetery, Hastings, Northumberland Co., Ontario; Cemetery Transcription: Valleau; Jesse W. Valleau; 1851-1933; His Wife; Charity A. Watson; 1848-1933; Their son; Ernest Wellington; 1882-1927 (Trent Valley Cemetery, Hastings, July 27, 2002)
    Memorial: See Exhibit: Valleau; Jesse W.; 1851 - 1933; His Wife; Charity A. Watson; 1848 - 1933; Their Son; Ernest Wellington; 1882 - 1927 (Trent Valley Cemetery, Hastings, July 27, 2002) Date Aug 8 1933 per Death Reg'n.7,8,2
  • Residence: 19 January 1859; Lot 23 Conc 1, Percy Twp., Northumberland Co., Canada West; Family moved to Percy Twp.
  • Census: April 1861; Percy Twp., Northumberland Co., Canada West; Age 9 at 1861 Census: see William Valleau9
  • Census: April 1871; Percy Twp., Northumberland Co., Ontario; Age 18 at 1871 Census: see William Valleau10
  • Census*: April 1881; Brighton Twp., Northumberland Co., Ontario; Age 28 at 1881 Census: Valleau, Jesse, 28, b. Ontario, E. Meth., German, cheesemaker, married; Charity, 30, English, married; Clarence C., 411
  • Residence: 1898; Asphodel Twp., Peterborough Co., Ontario; Resident 35 yrs at place of Death in 1933.2
  • Census: April 1901; Asphodel Twp., Peterborough Co., Ontario; Age 48 at 1901 Census: Valleau, Jesse, 48, b. Ont. Jan 4 1853, French, Meth., Cheesemaker, married; Charity, 49, b. Ont. Aug 12 1851, Eng., Meth., married; Ernest, 18, b. Ont. Sep 11 1882, French, son; Watson, Ina?, 17, b. Ont. Agu 15 1883, Eng., Meth., niece; Ralph E., 23, b. Ont. Mar 25 1879, nephew (1901 Census Online: Asphodel Twp., Peterborough Co., pg. 5, line 21 - )3
  • Occupation*: circa 1920; Cheeze Factory, Hastings, Northumberland Co., Ontario; Bernice Brown told Dan Buchanan that Jesse Valleau ran a cheeze factory which was located on the Norwood road near Hastings.
  • Residence*: circa 1920; Hastings, Northumberland Co., Ontario; Bernice Brown told Dan Buchanan that Jesse Valleau lived in Hastings where he ran a cheeze factory.

Family: Charity Ann Watson b. 12 Aug 1848, d. 2 Jul 1933

  • Marriage*: 28 December 1875; Northumberland Co., Ontario; Marriage Reg'n.#003742: Groom: Jessie W. Velleau; Age: 23; Res.: Percy Twp.; Born: Prince Edward Co.; Status: bachelor; Occ.: yeoman; Parents: William & Maria Velleau; Bride: Charity Ann Watson; Age: 24; Res.: Seymour Twp.; Born: Thurlow Twp.; Status: spinster; Parents: John & Elizabeth Watson; Wit.: Jas. Albert & Jenny Sharp; Date: Dec 28 1875; Place: Belleville; Rel.: ME; Performed by: A. Campbell; Reg'r.: R. Newbury (Ontario Marriage Registration, #003742-1875, ancestry.com); Principal=Charity Ann Watson5

Citations

  1. Jessie Wellington Valleau per Death Reg'n.
  2. [S12] Unknown author, Ontario Death Registrations, Record Type: microfilm, Name Of Person: Ontario Archives.
  3. [S13] Unknown author, 1901 Canada Census, Record Type: microfilm.
  4. [S8] Unknown author, Ontario Archives, Record Type: Microfilm.
  5. [S8] Unknown author, Ontario Archives, Record Type: Microfilm, #003742-1875.
  6. [S12] Unknown author, Ontario Death Registrations, Record Type: microfilm, Name Of Person: Ontario Archives, #028051-1933.
  7. [S15] Unknown author, Tombstone Inscription.
  8. [S39] Unknown name of person unknown record type, unknown repository, unknown repository address.
  9. [S10] Unknown author, 1861 Canada Census, Record Type: microfilm, Age 9.
  10. [S14] Unknown author, 1871 Canada Census, Record Type: microfilm, Age 18.
  11. [S16] Unknown author, 1881 Canada Census, Record Type: microfilm, Age 28.

Margaret Ann Valleau

F, #1335, b. 4 January 1856, d. 21 August 1926
  • Birth*: 4 January 1856; Hillier Twp., Prince Edward Co., Canada West; Date 1856 & location Ont. per 1921 Census. Date Jan 1856 & location Ont. per 1911 Census. Date Jan 4 1856 per 1901 Census. Location per family lived in Hillier and moved to Percy in 1859. Date 1860 & location Brighton Twp. per marriage reg'n. - Peter Thomas White. Date Jan 8 1856 & location Prince Edward Co. per Death Reg'n.1,2,3,4,5
  • Marriage*: 17 March 1886; Brighton Twp., Hilton, Northumberland Co., Ontario; Marriage Reg'n: Walter Riley Clark, 28; Res.: Brighton Twp.; Born: Brighton Twp.; bachelor; farmer; Parents: Jacob & Elizabeth Clark; married Margaret Ann Valleau, 30; Res.: Brighton Twp.; Born: Prince Edward Co.; Parents: William & Maria Valleau; Witnesses: Charles & Mahala Shears of Hilton; on March 17, 1886 at Hilton; Methodist; S. A. Durpau, Hilton; Principal=Walter Riley Clark6
  • Marriage*: 1 June 1920; Cramahe Twp., Colborne, Northumberland Co., Ontario; Marriage Reg'n.#020825: Groom: Peter Thomas White; Age: 64; Res.: Trenton; Born: Murray Twp.; Status: widower; Occ.: farmer; Rel.: Meth.; Parents: John White & Mary Jane Peister; Bride: Margaret Ann Clark; Age: 60; Res.: Brighton Village; Born: Brighton Twp.; Status: widow; Occ.: dressmaker; Rel.: Pres.; Parents: William Valleau & Maria Wannamaker; Expected Res.: Colborne; Wit.: B. C. H. & Mrs. Becker, Brighton; Date: Jun 1 1920; Place: Colborne; Performed by: A. K. McLeod, Brighton, Pres.; Sworn: Colborne, Jun 1 1920 (Ontario Marriage Registration, #020825-1920, ancestry.com); Principal=Peter Thomas White7
  • Death*: 21 August 1926; Byron St., Trenton, Hastings Co., Ontario; Death Reg'n.#017242: Name: Margaret Ann White; Date: Aug 23 1926; Age: 70y 7m 15d; Res.: Byron St., Trenton; Born: Jan 6 1856, Prince Edward Co.; Status: married; Res. at place of Death: 5 yrs.; Parents: William Valleau, b. Ont. & - Wannamaker, b. Prince Edward Co.; Phys.: W. J. Johnston, Trenton; Inf.: Thomas White, Trenton, husband; Burial: Codrington, Aug 23 1926 (Ontario Death Registration, #017242-1926, ancestry.com)8
  • Burial*: 23 August 1926; Codrington, Northumberland Co., Ontario; Buried Codrington per Death Reg'n.4
  • Residence*: 19 January 1859; Lot 23 Conc 1, Percy Twp., Northumberland Co., Canada West; Family moved to Percy Twp.
  • Census: April 1861; Percy Twp., Northumberland Co., Canada West; Age 6 at 1861 Census: see William Valleau9
  • Census: April 1871; Percy Twp., Northumberland Co., Ontario; Age 15 at 1871 Census: see William Valleau10
  • Residence: 31 December 1879; Brighton Twp., Northumberland Co., Ontario; Witness at marriage of Ransom H. Curtis & Lydia Jane Valleau2
  • Residence: 22 December 1880; Brighton Twp., Codrington, Northumberland Co., Ontario; Witness at marriage of sister Abbie
  • Census: April 1881; Percy Twp., Northumberland Co., Ontario; Age 25 at 1881 Census: see William Valleau11
  • Married Name: 17 March 1886; Clark
  • Census*: April 1891; Brighton Twp., Northumberland Co., Ontario; Age 34 at 1891 Census: see Walter Clark12
  • Census: April 1901; Brighton Twp., Northumberland Co., Ontario; Age 45 at 1901 Census: see Maria Valleau13
  • Residence: 23 June 1909; Conc 8 Lot 3, Brighton Twp., Codrington, Lot 5, Northumberland Co., Ontario; Land Registry Records (Grant 8436) show that Alice and Sarah M. Delaney sold Codrington Village Lot 5 to Margaret A. Clark, widow. ITS Date Jun 23 1909.14
  • Census: 10 June 1911; Brighton Twp., Codrington, Northumberland Co., Ontario; Age 55 at 1911 Census: Clark, Margaret, 55, b. Ont. Jan 1856, French, Meth., widow; Floyd, 19, b. Ont. Feb. 1892, son (1911 Census Online: Brighton Twp., Codrington, dist. 121, sub-dist. 19, pg. 7, line 15 - Conc 9, pt. Lot 26)1
  • Residence: 1 November 1919; Conc 8 Lot 3, Brighton Twp., Codrington, Lot 5, Northumberland Co., Ontario; Land Registry Records (Grant 10314) show that Margaret A. Clark (widow) sold Codrington Village Lot 5 to George Sequire. ITS Date Nov 1 1919.14
  • Married Name: 1 June 1920; White7
  • Residence: 1 June 1920; Brighton, Northumberland Co., Ontario; Residence Brighton per marriage reg'n. - Peter Thomas White.2
  • Census: 15 June 1921; Brighton, Northumberland Co., Ontario; Age 65 at 1921 Census: see Burton Becker (cousin)5

Family 1: Walter Riley Clark b. 1857, d. 1894

  • Marriage*: 17 March 1886; Brighton Twp., Hilton, Northumberland Co., Ontario; Marriage Reg'n: Walter Riley Clark, 28; Res.: Brighton Twp.; Born: Brighton Twp.; bachelor; farmer; Parents: Jacob & Elizabeth Clark; married Margaret Ann Valleau, 30; Res.: Brighton Twp.; Born: Prince Edward Co.; Parents: William & Maria Valleau; Witnesses: Charles & Mahala Shears of Hilton; on March 17, 1886 at Hilton; Methodist; S. A. Durpau, Hilton; Principal=Walter Riley Clark6

Family 2: Peter Thomas White b. 1856

  • Marriage*: 1 June 1920; Cramahe Twp., Colborne, Northumberland Co., Ontario; Marriage Reg'n.#020825: Groom: Peter Thomas White; Age: 64; Res.: Trenton; Born: Murray Twp.; Status: widower; Occ.: farmer; Rel.: Meth.; Parents: John White & Mary Jane Peister; Bride: Margaret Ann Clark; Age: 60; Res.: Brighton Village; Born: Brighton Twp.; Status: widow; Occ.: dressmaker; Rel.: Pres.; Parents: William Valleau & Maria Wannamaker; Expected Res.: Colborne; Wit.: B. C. H. & Mrs. Becker, Brighton; Date: Jun 1 1920; Place: Colborne; Performed by: A. K. McLeod, Brighton, Pres.; Sworn: Colborne, Jun 1 1920 (Ontario Marriage Registration, #020825-1920, ancestry.com); Principal=Peter Thomas White7

Citations

  1. [S60] Unknown author, 1911 Canada Census, Record Type: microfilm.
  2. [S8] Unknown author, Ontario Archives, Record Type: Microfilm.
  3. [S13] Unknown author, 1901 Canada Census, Record Type: microfilm.
  4. [S12] Unknown author, Ontario Death Registrations, Record Type: microfilm, Name Of Person: Ontario Archives.
  5. [S121] Unknown author, 1921 Census.
  6. [S8] Unknown author, Ontario Archives, Record Type: Microfilm, 008485 - 1886.
  7. [S8] Unknown author, Ontario Archives, Record Type: Microfilm, #020825-1920.
  8. [S12] Unknown author, Ontario Death Registrations, Record Type: microfilm, Name Of Person: Ontario Archives, #017242-1926.
  9. [S10] Unknown author, 1861 Canada Census, Record Type: microfilm, Age 6.
  10. [S14] Unknown author, 1871 Canada Census, Record Type: microfilm, Age 15.
  11. [S16] Unknown author, 1881 Canada Census, Record Type: microfilm, Age 25.
  12. [S6] Unknown author, 1891 Canada Census, Record Type: microfilm, Age 34.
  13. [S13] Unknown author, 1901 Canada Census, Record Type: microfilm, Age 45.
  14. [S46] Unknown location, Ontario Land Registry Records; unknown film.