Robert Bruce Nelson

M, #1632, b. 15 January 1882, d. 1953

  • Birth*: 15 January 1882; Percy Twp., Northumberland Co., Ontario; Date 1882 per Memorial. Date Jan 15 1882 & location Ont. rural per 1901 Census. Date 1882 & location Ont. per 1891 Census. Date 1882 & location Percy Twp. per marr. reg'n.2,1,3,4
  • Marriage*: 24 December 1907; Percy Twp., Northumberland Co., Ontario; Marriage Reg'n.#015868: Groom: Robert Bruce Nelson; Age: 25; Res.: Brighton Twp.; Born: Percy Twp.; Status: bachelor; Occ.: lab.; Rel.: Free Methodist; Parents: Stephen Nelson & Annie Powell; Bride: Almedia May Merrills; Age: 25; Res. & Born: Percy Twp.; Status: spinster; Rel.: Meth.; Parents: James Merrills & Caroline Long; Wit.: Alfred & Alice Merrills, Percy Tw.; Date: Dec 24 1907; Place: Percy Twp.; Performed by: Revc. S. Crookshanks; Reg'd.: Dec 26 1907; Reg'r.: P. S. Ewing (Ontario Marriage Registration, #015868-1907, ancestry.com); Principal=Almeda May "Maizie" Merrills3
  • Death*: 1953; Ontario; Date 1953 per Burial.2
  • Burial*: 1953; Warkworth Cemetery, Warkworth, Northumberland Co., Ontario; Memorial: (see Exhibit) In Memory of; Robert Bruce Nelson; 1882 - 1953; His Beloved Wife; Almeda May Merrells; 1882 - 1954; Merle C. Nelson; 1917 - 1988; Maggie C. Poole; 1913 - 995 (Warkworth Cemetery, May 1, 2003)2
  • Census: April 1891; Percy Twp., Northumberland Co., Ontario; Age 9 at 1891 Census: see Stephen Nelson4
  • Census*: April 1901; Percy Twp., Northumberland Co., Ontario; Age 19 at 1901 Census: see Stephen Nelson1

Family: Almeda May "Maizie" Merrills b. 19 Jun 1882, d. 1954

Citations

  1. [S13] Unknown author, 1901 Canada Census, Record Type: microfilm.
  2. [S15] Unknown author, Tombstone Inscription.
  3. [S8] Unknown author, Ontario Archives, Record Type: Microfilm.
  4. [S6] Unknown author, 1891 Canada Census, Record Type: microfilm.

Almeda May "Maizie" Merrills1,2,3

F, #1633, b. 19 June 1882, d. 1954

  • Birth*: 19 June 1882; Percy Twp., Northumberland Co., Ontario; Date Jun 19 1882 & location Ont. rural per 1901 Census. Date 1882 per Burial. Date 1882 & location Percy Twp. per marr. reg'n.2,4,3
  • Marriage*: 24 December 1907; Percy Twp., Northumberland Co., Ontario; Marriage Reg'n.#015868: Groom: Robert Bruce Nelson; Age: 25; Res.: Brighton Twp.; Born: Percy Twp.; Status: bachelor; Occ.: lab.; Rel.: Free Methodist; Parents: Stephen Nelson & Annie Powell; Bride: Almedia May Merrills; Age: 25; Res. & Born: Percy Twp.; Status: spinster; Rel.: Meth.; Parents: James Merrills & Caroline Long; Wit.: Alfred & Alice Merrills, Percy Tw.; Date: Dec 24 1907; Place: Percy Twp.; Performed by: Revc. S. Crookshanks; Reg'd.: Dec 26 1907; Reg'r.: P. S. Ewing (Ontario Marriage Registration, #015868-1907, ancestry.com); Principal=Robert Bruce Nelson4
  • Death*: 1954; Ontario; Date 1954 per Burial.2
  • Burial*: 1954; Warkworth Cemetery, Wakrworth, Northumberland Co., Ontario; Memorial: (see Exhibit) In Memory of; Robert Bruce Nelson; 1882 - 1953; His Beloved Wife; Almeda May Merrells; 1882 - 1954; Merle C. Nelson; 1917 - 1988; Maggie C. Poole; 1913 - 995 (Warkworth Cemetery, May 1, 2003)2
  • Census*: April 1901; Percy Twp., Northumberland Co., Ontario; Age 18 at 1901 Census: see James Merrills3
  • Married Name: 24 December 1907; Nelson

Family: Robert Bruce Nelson b. 15 Jan 1882, d. 1953

Citations

  1. Maizie per 1901 Census. Almeda May Merrells per Burial.
  2. [S15] Unknown author, Tombstone Inscription.
  3. [S13] Unknown author, 1901 Canada Census, Record Type: microfilm.
  4. [S8] Unknown author, Ontario Archives, Record Type: Microfilm.

James Merrills

M, #1634, b. 16 November 1840, d. 15 October 1908
  • Birth*: 16 November 1840; Percy Twp., Northumberland Co., Ontario; Date Nov 16 1840 & location Percy Twp. per Death Reg'n. Date Dec 16 1840 & location Ont. rural per 1901 Census. Date 1840 & location Percy Twp. per GEDCOM of Eric, Apr 24, 2008.1,2,3
  • Marriage*: 24 December 1872; Napanee, Lennox & Addington Co., Ontario; Date Dec 24 1872 & location Napanee per GEDCOM of Eric, Apr 24, 2008.; Principal=Catherine Long1
  • Death*: 15 October 1908; Percy Twp., Northumberland Co., Ontario; Death Reg'n.#021336: Name: James Merrills; Date: Oct 15 1908; Age: 67y 10m 28d; Res.: Percy Twp.; Born: Percy, Nov 16 1840; Status: widower; Occ.: farmer; Parents: Russell Merrills & Annie Wilson; Cause: heart failure, immediate; Phys.: L. W. Carlaw; Inf.: Arthur Partridge, Warkworth; Reg'd.: Oct 16 1908; Reg'r.: P. S. Ewing, Percy Twp. (Ontario Death Registration, #021336-1908, ancestry.com)4
  • Residence*: April 1901; Conc 7 Lot 24, Percy Twp., Northumberland Co., Ontario; Residence per 1901 Census: Conc 7, Lot 24, Percy Twp., West Half.2
  • Census*: April 1901; Percy Twp., Northumberland Co., Ontario; Age 60 at 1901 Census: Merrils, James, 60, b. Ont. r. Dec 16 1840, Ger., Meth., farmer, married; Caroline, 52, b. Ont. r. Sep 26 1848, Eng., Meth., married; Maizie, 18, b. Ont. r. Jun 19 1882, Ger., daughter (1901 Census Online: Percy Twp., dist. 95, sub-dist. h-3, pg. 3, line 37, T-6485 - Conc 7, Lot 24, W 1/2)2

Family: Catherine Long b. 26 Sep 1848

Citations

  1. [S22] Rootsweb, online unknown url.
  2. [S13] Unknown author, 1901 Canada Census, Record Type: microfilm.
  3. [S12] Unknown author, Ontario Death Registrations, Record Type: microfilm, Name Of Person: Ontario Archives.
  4. [S12] Unknown author, Ontario Death Registrations, Record Type: microfilm, Name Of Person: Ontario Archives, #021336-1908.

Catherine Long

F, #1635, b. 26 September 1848
  • Birth*: 26 September 1848; Newburgh, Lennox & Addington Co., Ontario; Date Sep 26 1848 & location Ont. rural per 1901 Cecnsus. Date 1847 & location Newburgh per GEDCOM of Eric, Apr 24, 2008.1,2
  • Marriage*: 24 December 1872; Napanee, Lennox & Addington Co., Ontario; Date Dec 24 1872 & location Napanee per GEDCOM of Eric, Apr 24, 2008.; Principal=James Merrills1
  • Married Name: 24 December 1872; Merrills
  • Census*: April 1901; Percy Twp., Northumberland Co., Ontario; Age 52 at 1901 Census: see James Merrills2

Family: James Merrills b. 16 Nov 1840, d. 15 Oct 1908

Citations

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

Stephen Nelson

M, #1636, b. 12 August 1850
  • Birth*: 12 August 1850; Ontario; Date Aug 12 1850 & location Ont. rural per 1901 Census. Date 1851 & location Ont. per 1891 Census.1,2
  • Marriage*: before 1874; Ontario; per 1901 Census.; Principal=Annie Powell1
  • Census: April 1891; Percy Twp., Northumberland Co., Ontario; Age 40 at 1891 Census: Nelson, Stephen, 40, b. Ont., p.b. England & Scotland, C. Pres., farmer, married; Annie, 36, b. Ont., p.b. England & Ireland, C. Pres., married; William, 15, b. Ont., p.b. Ont., C. Pres.; Stephen W., 13; Thomas W., 11; Robert B., 9; Florence, 7; Gilbert P., 5 (1891 Census: Percy Twp., dist. 98, sub-dist. h-3?, pg. 13, line 22 - ancestry.com)2
  • Residence*: April 1901; Conc 3 Lot 13 & 14, Percy Twp., Northumberland Co., Ontario; Residence per 1901 Census: Conc 3, S 1/2 Lot 13 & 14, Percy Twp.1
  • Census*: April 1901; Percy Twp., Northumberland Co., Ontario; Age 50 at 1901 Census: Nelson, Stephen, 50, b. Ont. r. Aug 12 1850, Scot., Meth., farmer, married; Ann, 46, b. Ont. r. Mar 4 1854, Eng., Meth., married; Herbert, 25, b. Ont. r. Dec 14 1875, Scot., son; Thomas W., 21, b. Ont. r. Jul 30 1879, son; Robert B., 19, b. Ont. r. Jan 15 1882, son; Florence E., 17, b. Ont. r. Mar 24 1884, daughter; Gilbert P., 14, b. Ont. r. Aug 30 1886, son; Melville J., 4, b. Ont. r. Sep 15 1896, son (1901 Census Online: Percy Twp., dist. 95, sub-dist. h-2, pg. 4, line 15, T-6485 - Conc 3, S 1/2 Lot 13 & 14)1

Family: Annie Powell b. 4 Mar 1854

Citations

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

Roy G. Goodfellow1

M, #1637, b. 1886, d. 6 July 1955
  • Birth*: 1886; Sparta Twp., Kent Co., Michigan, U.S.A.; Date per Death Notice. Dae 1886 & location MI per 1930 Census. Date 1887 & location MI per 1920 Census. Date 1887 & location MI per 1910 Census. Date 1887 & location MI per 1900 Census.2
  • Marriage*: before 1912; Kent Co., Michigan, U.S.A.; Principal=Augusta M. Johnson
  • Death*: 6 July 1955; Sparta, Kent Co., Michigan, U.S.A.; "Obituaries: Goodfellow - Mr. Roy G. Goodfellow, aged 69, of 2267 12 Mile Rd., Route 1, Sparta, passed away suddenly at his home Tuesday morning. He is surviced by his wife, Augusta; three son, Kieth, Carl and Gordon of Sparta; two daughters, Mrs. William (Frances) Kober of Sparta, Mrs. Virgil (Janice) Lehmkuhle of Grand Rapds; eight grandchildren; one brother, William of Sparta; one sister, Mrs. May Peterson of Washington. Funeral services will be held Friday at 2:30 p.m. at the Mamrelund Lutheran Church, following a prayer service at 1 p.m. at the Hessel Funeral Home, with Rev. R. A. Swedberg officiating. Interment in Greenwood Cemetery. Friends may call at the chapel until 1 p.m. Friday, then at the church where he will lie in state until the funeral." from page 18 of The Grand Rapids Herald, July 6, 1955, received from WMGS, March 12, 2001
    Per Obituary Database, Kent Co., Michigan: Name: Goodfellow, Roy; Publish Date: Wed, 6 Jul 1955; Paper: Obit Article GR Herald, Pg. 18
  • Burial*: 9 July 1955; Greenwood Cemetery, Sparta, Kent Co., Michigan, U.S.A.; Per Death Notice
  • Census: 2 June 1900; Sparta Twp., Kent Co., Michigan, U.S.A.; Age 13 at 1900 Census: see James Goodfellow2
  • Note*: between 1903 and 1906; Sparta Twp., Kent Co., Michigan, U.S.A.; Roy Goodfellow is shown in Kent County School Records - 1903, 1904, 1905, 1906
  • Census: 26 April 1910; Sparta Twp., Kent Co., Michigan, U.S.A.; Age 23 at 1910 Census: see James Goodfellow2
  • Census*: 10 January 1920; Sparta Twp., Kent Co., Ontario; Age 33 at 1920 Census: Goodfellow, Roy, 33, b. Michigan, father b. Cda. - English, mother b. U.S.??, farmer; Augusta, 27, b. Michigan, parents b. Sweden - Swedish, married; Kieth, 7, b. Michigan, parents b. Michigan; Francis, 5; Carl, 2y 3months?
  • Residence*: 24 March 1921; Sparta Twp., Kent Co., Michigan, U.S.A.; Per Death Notice of father James Goodfellow
  • Census: 10 April 1930; Sparta Twp., Kent Co., Michigan, U.S.A.; Age 44 at 1930 Census: Goodfellow, Roy, 44, b. MI, p.b. Cda, married age 26, farmer, married; Augusta M., 37, b. MI, p.b. Sweden, MI, married age 19, married; Keith R., 17, b. MI, p.b. MI, son; Frances M.(f), 16; Carl N., 12; Janis L., 9; Gordon C., 4 11/12; Amelia, 84, b. Cda., p.b. Cda., mother, widow (1930 Census: Sparta Twp., Kent Co., dist. 135, pg. 11 of 25, line 9 - ancestry.com)2
  • Residence: 11 February 1935; Sparta Twp., Kent Co., Michigan, U.S.A.; Per Death Notice of mother Amelia (Bettes) Goodfellow
  • Residence: 28 December 1943; Sparta Twp., Kent Co., Michigan, U.S.A.; Per Death Notice of brother Harry Goodfellow
  • Residence: before 6 July 1955; 2267 12 Mile Rd., Route 1, Sparta, Kent Co., Michigan, U.S.A.; Per Death Notice

Family: Augusta M. Johnson b. 30 May 1892, d. 21 Oct 1980

Citations

  1. Initial per Death Notice.
  2. [S21] US Census, online unknown url.

Augusta M. Johnson1,2

F, #1638, b. 30 May 1892, d. 21 October 1980
  • Birth*: 30 May 1892; Michigan, U.S.A.; Per SS Death Index. Estimate per picture in 1959. Date 1893 & location MI per 1920 & 1930 Census.2
  • Marriage*: before 1912; Kent Co., Michigan, U.S.A.; Principal=Roy G. Goodfellow
  • Death*: 21 October 1980; St. Mary's Hospital, Grand Rapids, Kent Co., Michigan, U.S.A.; "Obituary: Goodfellow (Sparta) - Mrs. Augusta M. Goodfellow, aged 88, of 399 S. Union, passed away Monday evening at St. Mary's Hosptial. She is survived by her family, Kieth and Cecilia, Carl and Gladys, Gordon and Katherine, William and Frances Kober all of Sparta, Virgil and Janice Lehmkuhle of Grand Rapids; 12 grandchildren; 21 great grandchildren; several great-great grandchildren; several nieces and nephews. Funeral services will be held Thursday 2 pm at Mamrelund Lutheran Church, with Rev. Don Johnson officiating. Interment Greenwood Cemetery. Friends may meet the family at the funeral home Tuesday 7 to 9 and Wednesday 2 to 4 and 7 to 9. Those who wish may make contributions to the Church Memorial fund of the Northwest Ambulance. HESSEL-CHESKEK, Spart." from The Grand Rapids Press, October 21, 1980; photocopy sent by The Western Michgian Genealogical Society, May 15, 2001 (Per online Obituary Database
    Social Security Death Index: Name: Augusta Goodfellow; Birth: 30 May 1892; Death: Oct 1980; Last Res.: 49345 (Sparta, Kent, MI); SSN: 371-48-5458
  • Burial*: 24 October 1980; Greenwood Cemetery, Grand Rapids, Kent Co., Michigan, U.S.A.; Per Obit.
  • Married Name: circa 1912; Goodfellow
  • Census*: 10 January 1920; Spart Twp., Kent Co., Michigan, U.S.A.; Age 27 at 1920 Census: see Roy Goodfellow
  • Census: 10 April 1930; Sparta Twp., Kent Co., Michigan, U.S.A.; Age 37 at 1930 Census: see Roy Goodfellow2
  • Residence: 6 July 1955; 2267 12 Mile Rd., Route 1, Sparta, Kent Co., Michigan, U.S.A.; Per Death Notice of husband Roy Goodfellow
  • Residence*: 1959; Sparta, Michigan, U.S.A.; Family in Michigan: see James Goodfellow
  • Residence: 21 October 1980; 399 S. Union St., Grand Rapids, Kent Co., Michigan, U.S.A.; Per Obit.

Family: Roy G. Goodfellow b. 1886, d. 6 Jul 1955

Citations

  1. Augusta M. per 1930 Census.
  2. [S21] US Census, online unknown url.

Lazarus Payne

M, #1640, b. 1846, d. 1915
  • Birth*: 1846; Dummer Twp, Peterborough Co., Ontario
  • Marriage*: 1869; Principal=Rebecca White
  • Death*: 1915; Dummer Twp, Peterborough Co., Ontario

Family: Rebecca White b. 1844, d. 1930

Rebecca White

F, #1641, b. 1844, d. 1930
  • Birth*: 1844; Dummer Twp, Peterborough Co., Ontario
  • Marriage*: 1869; Principal=Lazarus Payne
  • Death*: 1930; Dummer Twp, Peterborough Co., Ontario
  • Married Name: 1869; Payne

Family: Lazarus Payne b. 1846, d. 1915

William White

M, #1642, b. before 1820
  • Birth*: before 1820; Peterborough, Ontario
  • Marriage*: before 1840; Principal=Martha Anderson

Family: Martha Anderson b. b 1820

Martha Anderson

F, #1643, b. before 1820
  • Birth*: before 1820; Peterborough, Ontario
  • Marriage*: before 1840; Principal=William White
  • Married Name: before 1840; White

Family: William White b. b 1820

David Payne

M, #1644, b. 1817

Family: Caroline Edwards b. 1824

Caroline Edwards

F, #1645, b. 1824
  • Married Name: Payne

Family: David Payne b. 1817

John A. Atkinson

M, #1646, b. 3 April 1860, d. 1908
  • Birth*: 3 April 1860; Percy Twp., Northumberland Co., Ontario; Date Apr 3 1860 & location Ont. rural per 1901 Census. Date 1860 & location Ont. per 1891 Census. Date 1861 & location Ont. per 1881 Census. Date 1861 & location Ont. per 1871 Census. Date 1860 & location UC per 1861 Census.1,2,3,4,5
  • Marriage*: 1888; Cobourg, Northumberland Co., Ontario; per GEDCOM of Erika Howard, Feb 27, 2005.; Principal=Minnie N. Macklin6
  • Marriage*: circa 1893; Northumberland Co., Ontario; per GEDCOM of Jack Hicks, Feb 21, 2004.; Principal=Minnie C. Zufelt6
  • Death*: 1908; Percy Twp., Northumberland Co., Ontario
  • Census: April 1861; Percy Twp., Northumberland Co., Ontario; Age 1 at 1861 Census: see John Atkinson5
  • Census: April 1871; Percy Twp., Northumberland Co., Ontario; Age 10 at 1871 Census: see John Atkinson7
  • Census: April 1881; Percy Twp., Northumberland Co., Ontario; Age 20 at 1881 Census: see John Atkinson8
  • Census: April 1891; Percy Twp., Northumberland Co., Ontario; Age 31 at 1891 Census: Atkinson, John, 31, b. Ontario, Parents b. England & Ontario, farmer, married; Minnie, 23, b. Ontario, Parents b. England, married; Edith, 2, b. Ontario, Parents b. Ontario; Ethel, 19
  • Census*: April 1901; Percy Twp., Northumberland Co., Ontario; Age 40 at 1901 Census: Atkinson, John A., 40, b. Ontario, Apr 3 1860, farmer, married; Minnie N., b. 33, Mar 3 1868, married; Edith L., b. 12, Nov 18 1888; Florence, 11, b. Mar 20 1890; John g., 9, b. Oct 1 1891; Warren A., 7, b. Jan 9 1894; Hayden T., 5, b. Nov 2 1895; Theresa A., 1, b. Sep 30, 189910

Family 1: Minnie N. Macklin b. 3 Mar 1868, d. 1947

  • Marriage*: 1888; Cobourg, Northumberland Co., Ontario; per GEDCOM of Erika Howard, Feb 27, 2005.; Principal=Minnie N. Macklin6

Family 2: Minnie C. Zufelt b. 31 Mar 1878

  • Marriage*: circa 1893; Northumberland Co., Ontario; per GEDCOM of Jack Hicks, Feb 21, 2004.; Principal=Minnie C. Zufelt6

Citations

  1. [S13] Unknown author, 1901 Canada Census, Record Type: microfilm.
  2. [S6] Unknown author, 1891 Canada Census, Record Type: microfilm.
  3. [S16] Unknown author, 1881 Canada Census, Record Type: microfilm.
  4. [S14] Unknown author, 1871 Canada Census, Record Type: microfilm.
  5. [S10] Unknown author, 1861 Canada Census, Record Type: microfilm.
  6. [S22] Rootsweb, online unknown url.
  7. [S14] Unknown author, 1871 Canada Census, Record Type: microfilm, Age 10.
  8. [S16] Unknown author, 1881 Canada Census, Record Type: microfilm, Age 20.
  9. [S6] Unknown author, 1891 Canada Census, Record Type: microfilm, Age 31.
  10. [S13] Unknown author, 1901 Canada Census, Record Type: microfilm, Age 40.

Minnie N. Macklin

F, #1647, b. 3 March 1868, d. 1947
  • Birth*: 3 March 1868; Haldimand Twp, Northumberland Co., Ontario; Date Mar 3 1868 & location Ont. rural per 1901 Census. Date 1868 & location Ont. per 1891 Census. Date 1868 & location Ont. per 1871 Census.1,2,3
  • Marriage*: 1888; Cobourg, Northumberland Co., Ontario; per GEDCOM of Erika Howard, Feb 27, 2005.; Principal=John A. Atkinson4
  • Death*: 1947; Civic Hospital, Peterborough, Ontario
  • Census: April 1871; Haldimand Twp., Northumberland Co., Ontario; Age 3 at 1871 Census: see Edwin Macklin1
  • Married Name: 1888; Atkinson
  • Census: April 1891; Percy Twp., Ontario; Age 23 at 1891 Census: see John A. Atkinson5
  • Census*: April 1901; Percy Twp., Ontario; Age 33 at 1901 Census: see John A. Atkinson6

Family: John A. Atkinson b. 3 Apr 1860, d. 1908

  • Marriage*: 1888; Cobourg, Northumberland Co., Ontario; per GEDCOM of Erika Howard, Feb 27, 2005.; Principal=John A. Atkinson4

Citations

  1. [S14] Unknown author, 1871 Canada Census, Record Type: microfilm.
  2. [S6] Unknown author, 1891 Canada Census, Record Type: microfilm.
  3. [S13] Unknown author, 1901 Canada Census, Record Type: microfilm.
  4. [S22] Rootsweb, online unknown url.
  5. [S6] Unknown author, 1891 Canada Census, Record Type: microfilm, Age 23.
  6. [S13] Unknown author, 1901 Canada Census, Record Type: microfilm, Age 33.

John Atkinson

M, #1648, b. 6 January 1815, d. after April 1901
  • Birth*: 6 January 1815; Yorkshire, England; Date Jan 6 1815 & locaton England per 1901 Census. Date 1815 & location England per 1891 Census. Date 1815 & location England per 1881 Census. Date 1815 & location England per 1871 Census. Date 1816 & location England per 1861 Census.1,2,3,4,5
  • Marriage*: 1853; Percy Twp., Northumberland Co., Ontario; Date 1853 per 1861 Census. per GEDCOM of Erika Howard, Feb 27, 2005.; Principal=Caroline Matilda Howard6,5
  • Death*: after April 1901; Percy Twp, Ontario
  • Immigration*: 1843; Ontario; Immigration 1843 per 1901 Census - son Ambrose Atkinson.1
  • Census: April 1861; Percy Twp., Northumberland Co., Ontario; Age 45 at 1861 Census: Atkinson, John, 45, b. England, WM, married 1853, farmer, married; Caroline, 43, b. UC, WM, married; Catharine, 7; Ambrose, 6; Thomas, 5; Caroline, 3; John, 1; Barrager, Peter, 13, lab.; Miller, James, 19, b. Scotland, WM, lab., single (1861 Census: Percy Twp., Northumberland Co., pg. 117 of 899, line 11 - ancestry.com)5
  • Census*: April 1871; Percy Twp., Ontario; Age 56 at 1871 Census: Atkinson, John, 56, b. England, W. M., English, farmer, married; Caroline H., 52, b. Ontario, married; Catherine, 17; Ambrose H., 15; Thomas J., 14; Caroline A., 12; John A., 107
  • Census: April 1881; Percy Twp., Ontario; Age 66 at 1881 Census: Atkinson, John, 66, b. England, W. M., English, farmer, widower; Katharine, 27, b. Ontario; Ambrose, 25, farmer; Thomas, 24; Caroline, 22; John A., 208
  • Census: April 1891; Percy Twp., Ontario; Age 76 at 1891 Census: Atkinson, John, 76, b. England, Parents b. England, Meth., farmer, widower; Ambrose, 35, b. Ontario, Parents b. England & Ontario; Caroline, 329
  • Census: April 1901; Percy Twp., Ontario; Age 86 at 1901 Census: see Ambrose H. Atkinson10

Family: Caroline Matilda Howard b. 1819, d. 1879

  • Marriage*: 1853; Percy Twp., Northumberland Co., Ontario; Date 1853 per 1861 Census. per GEDCOM of Erika Howard, Feb 27, 2005.; Principal=Caroline Matilda Howard6,5

Citations

  1. [S13] Unknown author, 1901 Canada Census, Record Type: microfilm.
  2. [S6] Unknown author, 1891 Canada Census, Record Type: microfilm.
  3. [S16] Unknown author, 1881 Canada Census, Record Type: microfilm.
  4. [S14] Unknown author, 1871 Canada Census, Record Type: microfilm.
  5. [S10] Unknown author, 1861 Canada Census, Record Type: microfilm.
  6. [S22] Rootsweb, online unknown url.
  7. [S14] Unknown author, 1871 Canada Census, Record Type: microfilm, Age 56.
  8. [S16] Unknown author, 1881 Canada Census, Record Type: microfilm, Age 66.
  9. [S6] Unknown author, 1891 Canada Census, Record Type: microfilm, Age 76.
  10. [S13] Unknown author, 1901 Canada Census, Record Type: microfilm, Age 86.

Caroline Matilda Howard1,2,3

F, #1649, b. 1819, d. 1879
  • Birth*: 1819; Prince Edward, Ontario; Date 1819 & location Ont. per 1871 Census. Date 1818 & location UC per 1861 Census. Date 1818 per GEDCOM of Keith Armstrong, Dec 29 2012.2,3,4
  • Marriage*: 2 February 1843; Sophiasburgh Twp., Prince Edward Co., Ontario; "Paul Barager and Caroline Howard, both of Sophiasburgh, 22 Feb 1843.
    Witnessed by Peter Barriger, Elizabeth Howard." per GEDCOM of Keith Armstrong, Dec 29 2012.; Principal=Paul Barrager2
  • Marriage*: 1853; Percy Twp., Northumberland Co., Ontario; Date 1853 per 1861 Census. per GEDCOM of Erika Howard, Feb 27, 2005.; Principal=John Atkinson2,4
  • Death*: 1879; Percy Twp, Northumberland Co., Ontario; Date 1897 per GEDCOM of Keith Armstrong, Dec 29 2012. Not on 1881 census2
  • Married Name: 2 February 1843; Barrager5
  • Note*: 21 January 1849; Sophiasburgh Twp., Prince Edward Co., Ontario; Her husband, Paul Barrager, died Jan 21 1849.
  • Married Name: 1853; Atkinson
  • Census: April 1861; Percy Twp., Northumberland Co., Ontario; Age 43 at 1861 Census: see John Atkinson4
  • Census*: April 1871; Percy Twp., Ontario; Age 52 at 1871 Census: see John Atkinson6

Family 1: Paul Barrager b. 1 Jan 1819, d. 21 Jan 1849

  • Marriage*: 2 February 1843; Sophiasburgh Twp., Prince Edward Co., Ontario; "Paul Barager and Caroline Howard, both of Sophiasburgh, 22 Feb 1843.
    Witnessed by Peter Barriger, Elizabeth Howard." per GEDCOM of Keith Armstrong, Dec 29 2012.; Principal=Paul Barrager2

Family 2: John Atkinson b. 6 Jan 1815, d. a Apr 1901

  • Marriage*: 1853; Percy Twp., Northumberland Co., Ontario; Date 1853 per 1861 Census. per GEDCOM of Erika Howard, Feb 27, 2005.; Principal=John Atkinson2,4

Citations

  1. Caroline Matilda per GEDCOM of Erika Howard, Feb 27, 2005. Name looks like Caroline on 1871 Census.
  2. [S22] Rootsweb, online unknown url.
  3. [S14] Unknown author, 1871 Canada Census, Record Type: microfilm.
  4. [S10] Unknown author, 1861 Canada Census, Record Type: microfilm.
  5. [S19] IGI Record, online unknown url.
  6. [S14] Unknown author, 1871 Canada Census, Record Type: microfilm, Age 52.

Edwin Macklin1,2,3,4

M, #1650, b. 11 February 1834, d. 20 November 1914
  • Birth*: 11 February 1834; Devonshire, England; Date 1834 & location England per 1871 Census. Date 1833 & location England per 1851 Census - called Edward in this record. Date Feb 11 1834 & location Devonshire, England per family tree of elizabethlinngiles on ancestry.com, Nov 24 2011.4,3,2
  • Marriage*: 12 September 1860; Cobourg, Northumberland Co., Ontario; per family tree of elizabethlinngiles on ancestry.com, Nov 24 2011.; Principal=Emma Martin Luxton4
  • Death*: 20 November 1914; Hamilton Twp., Cobourg, Northumberland Co., Ontario; per family tree of elizabethlinngiles on ancestry.com, Nov 24 2011.4
  • Census: 1851; Haldimand Twp., Northumberland Co., Ontario; Age 18 at 1851 Census: see James Macklin2
  • Census*: April 1871; Haldimand Twp., Northumberland Co., Ontario; Age 37 at 1871 Census: Macklin, Edwin, 37, b. England, Eng., WM, farmer, married; Emma, 32, b. England, Eng., WM, married; Elizabeth, 10, b. Ont.; Emma, 8; Albert, 6; Minnie, 3 (1871 Census: Haldimand Twp., Northumberland Co., dist. 54, div. C-2, pg. 46, line 10 - ancestry.com)3

Family: Emma Martin Luxton b. 11 Nov 1838

Citations

  1. Edward per 1851 Census. Edwin per 1871 Census. Edwin per family tree of elizabethlinngiles on ancestry.com, Nov 24 2011.
  2. [S11] Unknown author, 1851 Canada Census, Record Type: microfilm.
  3. [S14] Unknown author, 1871 Canada Census, Record Type: microfilm.
  4. [S82] Tree on Ancestry.com, online unknown url.

Emma Martin Luxton1,2

F, #1651, b. 11 November 1838
  • Birth*: 11 November 1838; Tavistock, Devon, Cornwall, England; Date 1839 & location England per 1871 Census. Date Nov 11 1838 & location Tavistock, Devon, Cornwall, England per family tree of elizabethlinngiles on ancestry.com, Nov 24 2011.2,3
  • Marriage*: 12 September 1860; Cobourg, Northumberland Co., Ontario; per family tree of elizabethlinngiles on ancestry.com, Nov 24 2011.; Principal=Edwin Macklin2
  • Death: 26 February 1922; Hamilton Twp., Gores Landing, Northumberland Co., Ontario; per family tree of elizabethlinngiles on ancestry.com, Nov 24 2011.2
  • Burial*: 28 February 1922; Union Cemetery, Cobourg, Northumberland Co., Ontario; per family tree of elizabethlinngiles on ancestry.com, Nov 24 2011.2
  • Married Name: 12 September 1860; Macklin
  • Census*: April 1871; Haldimand Twp., Northumberland Co., Ontario; Age 32 at 1871 Census: see Edwin Macklin3

Family: Edwin Macklin b. 11 Feb 1834, d. 20 Nov 1914

Citations

  1. Emma Martin Luxton per family tree of elizabethlinngiles on ancestry.com, Nov 24 2011.
  2. [S82] Tree on Ancestry.com, online unknown url.
  3. [S14] Unknown author, 1871 Canada Census, Record Type: microfilm.

Charles Goodfellow

M, #1652, b. 1835, d. 27 April 1891
  • Birth*: 1835; Anrtrim Co., Ireland; Date 1833 per 1851 & 1870 Census. Date 1835 per Death Registration1,2,3
  • Marriage*: circa 1859; Northumberland Co., Ontario; John Goodfellow's mother is shown as Melissa in his Marriage Registration. No marriage - per email from Phil Goodfellow, May 4, 2005.; Principal=Malissa ?4,5
  • Marriage*: after 1871; Murray Twp., Northumberland Co., Ontario; If Charles Goodfellow in the Eureka Twp., Nevada Co., California 1870 Census is this guy, then he was not married until after this date - he is shown as a single miner.; Principal=Rose ?2
  • Death*: 27 April 1891; Murray Twp., Northumberland Co., Ontario; Death Reg'n.010730: Name: Charles Goodfellow; Died: Apr 27 1891; Age: 56 yrs; Born: Ireland; Cause: dropsy of heart; Inf.: Rose Goodfellow of Murray Twp; Reg'd: May 2 1891; Rel.: Methodist; Reg'r.: Mr. Ganett?? (Ontario Death Registration, #010730-1891, ancestry.com)6
  • Immigration*: 1841; from Antrim Co., Ireland, Preston Hill, Ontario; "Charlie Goodfellow and his wife Mary Connaughty came from Antrim County, Ireland in 1841. They settled on Preston Hill and raised 5 sons and 1 daughter." from As The Crow Flies by Mrs. Leuna M. Austin, Mika Publishing, 1975
  • Census*: 1851; Murray Twp., Northumberland Co., Ontario; Age 18 at 1851 Census: see Charles Goodfellow (father)1
  • Residence: 1859; California, U.S.A.; "Probably that’s why you couldn’t find a record of marriage for Charles before he left for California in 1859 at the age of 25." per email from Phil Goodfellow, May 4, 2005.4
  • Residence: 27 September 1859; Conc 6 Lot 21, Murray Twp., Northumberland Co., Ontario; "761 Enoch Hollaway to Charles Goodfellow Reg'd 13 Dec 1859 at 11 am on the oath of Henry Fieldhouse; A Memorial to be registered on an indenture of Bargain and Sale made twenty seventh day of September in the year of our Lord one thousand eight hundred and fifty nine by and between Enoch Holloway of the township of Murry in the County of Northumberland Province of Canada, yeoman, of the first part and Charles Goodfellow of the same Township, County and Province aforesaid, yeoman, of the second part whereby the said party of the first part for and in consideration of the sum of twenty five pounds of lawful money of the Province of Canada to him in hand paid by the said party of the second part, the receipt whereof is acknowledged, did give, grant bargain sell alien assign transfer situate ... unto the said party of the second part his heirs and assigns all and singular that certain parcel or tract of land and premisessituate lying and being in the Township of Murray in the County of Northumberland and Province of Canada containing by admeasurement fifteen acres be the same more or less comprised of part of the East Half of lot number Twenty One in the Sixth Concession of said Township of Murray which said piece of land is more particularly described in a certain deed thereof from? Henry Ruttan Esquire, Sheriff of the United Counties of Northumberland and Durham, formerly the Newcastle District, bearing date the Twenty first day of August AD 1849to the said Adam Henry Meyer, to have and to hold ... Witnessed by Henry Fieldhouse, Township Clerk and Freeman Hutchinson, labourer both of the Township of Murray, ... the Tenty seventh day of September in the year of our Lord one thousand eight hundred and fifty nine. Signed and sealed in the presence of Henry Fieldhouse .. Freeman Hutchinson ... Enoch Holloway" (Ontario Land Registry Records, G.S. 4771, Murray Deeds 1-900, 1853-1861, Vol. B. pg. 792 - Ontario Archives)7
  • Residence: 31 December 1859; Conc 6 Lot 21, Murray Twp., Northumberland Co., Ontario; "Chas Goodfellow to Calvin Hazzard, Registered Jan 1st 1860 ... J. B. Yong; A Memorial to be registered of an indenture Tripartate made the thirty first day of December one thousand eight hundred and fifty nine. Between Charles Goodfellow of the township of Murray in the county of Northumberland in the Province of Canada, yeoman, of the first part, Malissa Goodfellow of the same place, wife of the siad party of the first part, of the second part, and Calvin Hazard of the same place, yeoman, of the third party. Whereby the said part of the first part, in consideration of the sum of ten pounds of lawful money of Canada then paid by the said party of the third part to said party of the first part, the receipt whereof is hereby acknowledged, did grant unto the said party of the third part, his heirs and assigns forever, all and singular that certain parcel or tract of land and premise situate lying and being in the Township of Murray in the County of Northumberland and Province aforesaid, containing by admeasurement Sixteen acres or the same more or less being composed of a prat of the East Half of lot number Twenty One in the Sixth concession of the said township of Murray ... And the said party of the second part, wife of the said party of the fisrt part hereby bars her Dower in the said lands; which said indenture is witnessed by Potter Preston of the township of Murray, yeoman and J. B. Young fo the same place, yeoman, Witness my hand and seal the thirty first day of December in the year of our Lord one thousand eight hundred and fifty nine. .... in the presence of Potter Preston .. J. B. Young ... Signed John Calvin Hazard LS" (Ontario Land Registry Records, G.S. 4771, Murray Deeds 1-900, Vol. B., 1853-1861, pg. 801 - Ontario Archives)7
  • 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. Leuna M. Austin, Mika Publishing, 1975
    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. "
  • Note: circa 1862; California, U.S.A.; "You will note that he mentions that Charles (son of Charles & Mary) had a “…illegimate (illegitimate) son in Murray Township (Jack), then married a Spanish Mexican wife in California…”. per email from Phil Goodfellow, May 4, 2005.4
  • 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.
  • Census: 21 July 1870; Eureka Twp., Nevada Co., California, U.S.A.; Age 38 at 1870 Census: Goodfellow, Chas., b. Irel., Miner (ancestry.com)
    Note: Can't be sure if this is our Charles but it is the closest we can come - looks good.2
  • Residence*: 28 August 1888; Lot 19 Conc 7 Murray Twp, Preston Hill, Ontario; Land Registry Records show that George Goodfellow implemented a Life Lease instrument for his brother Charles and his wife Rose to transfer the east 1/2 100 acres ".. during their natural lives and the lives of the survivor of them."
  • Census: April 1891; Murray Twp., Northumberland Co., Ontario; Age 56 at 1891 Census: Charles Goodfellow, 56, b. Ireland, p.b. Ireland, Meth., farmer, married; Rose, 42, b. U.S., p.b. US, R.C., married; George, 50, b. Ireland, p.b. Ireland, Meth., farmer, single; Connaughty, Alex, 59, b. Ireland, p.b. Ireland, Meth., farmer, single (1891 Census Online: Murray Twp., dist. 98, sub-dist. g, pg. 14 (67 of 73), line 9 - ancestry.com)
    Note: This would appear to be a brother of Mary's??)8

Family 1: Malissa ? b. c 1835

  • Marriage*: circa 1859; Northumberland Co., Ontario; John Goodfellow's mother is shown as Melissa in his Marriage Registration. No marriage - per email from Phil Goodfellow, May 4, 2005.; Principal=Malissa ?4,5

Family 2: Rose ? b. 1849

  • Marriage*: after 1871; Murray Twp., Northumberland Co., Ontario; If Charles Goodfellow in the Eureka Twp., Nevada Co., California 1870 Census is this guy, then he was not married until after this date - he is shown as a single miner.; Principal=Rose ?2

Citations

  1. [S11] Unknown author, 1851 Canada Census, Record Type: microfilm.
  2. [S21] US Census, online unknown url.
  3. [S12] Unknown author, Ontario Death Registrations, Record Type: microfilm, Name Of Person: Ontario Archives.
  4. [S33] Unknown author, "Email Message," e-mail to unknown recipient.
  5. [S8] Unknown author, Ontario Archives, Record Type: Microfilm.
  6. [S12] Unknown author, Ontario Death Registrations, Record Type: microfilm, Name Of Person: Ontario Archives, # 010730.
  7. [S46] Unknown location, Ontario Land Registry Records; unknown film.
  8. [S6] Unknown author, 1891 Canada Census, Record Type: microfilm, Age 56.