Mary Polly Ellwood1

F, #23705, b. 28 February 1802, d. 28 January 1887
  • Birth*: 28 February 1802; New York, U.S.A.; Date Feb 28 1802 per GEDCOM of sunysa@aol.com. Date Feb 28 1801 & location NY per 1851 Census. Per IGI Record.
  • Marriage*: before 1822; Westminster Twp., Middlesex Co., Ontario; Principal=David Bauch Dingman
  • Death*: 28 January 1887; St. Thomas, Elgin Co., Ontario; Death Reg'n.: Mary Dingman; Died: Jan 28 1887; Age: 84y 11m; Born: NY; Status: widow; Inf.: W. J. Kerr, Undertaker; Rel.: Meth.; Cause: old age; Dr. Best (Assuming this is Mary Kellwood; place, names, dates match)2
  • Burial*: 30 January 1887; McArthur's Cemetery, Southwold Twp., Elgin Co., Ontario; Cemetery Transcription: "South Side: In Memory of; David Dingman; Died Nov 6 1872; Aged 75 yrs; North Side: In memory of; Mary; Wife of David Dingman; Died Jan 28 1882; Aged 84 yrs 1 mo." Plot 9, McArthur's Cemetery, Southwold Twp. - Ontario Archives
  • Married Name: before 1822; Dingman
  • Census*: 1851; Westminster Twp., Middlesex Co., Ontario; Age 50 at 1851 Census: see David Dingman3
  • Census: April 1861; Westminster Twp., Middlesex Co., Ontario; Age 57 at 1861 Census: see David Dingman4
  • Census: April 1871; Westminster Twp., Middlesex Co., Ontario; Age 69 at 1871 Census: see Charles Dingman5
  • Census: April 1881; Southwold Twp., Elgin Co., Ontario; Age 69? at 1881 Census: see Alonzo Dingman (son) (date must be 79 if this is Mary Ellwood; no other Mary Dingman ??)6

Family: David Bauch Dingman b. 25 Jan 1797, d. 6 Nov 1872

  • Marriage*: before 1822; Westminster Twp., Middlesex Co., Ontario; Principal=David Bauch Dingman

Citations

  1. Polly per burial of sons John H. and Archibald in 1830's. Not sure but says sons of David and Polly Dingman. Mary and Polly seemed to be used interchangeably in those days. ??
  2. [S12] Unknown author, Ontario Death Registrations, Record Type: microfilm, Name Of Person: Ontario Archives, 003611 - 1887.
  3. [S11] Unknown author, 1851 Canada Census, Record Type: microfilm, Age 50.
  4. [S10] Unknown author, 1861 Canada Census, Record Type: microfilm, Age 57.
  5. [S14] Unknown author, 1871 Canada Census, Record Type: microfilm, Age 69.
  6. [S16] Unknown author, 1881 Canada Census, Record Type: microfilm, Age 69?

Lawrence W. Dingman

M, #23706, b. 1840, d. circa 1876
  • Birth*: 1840; Middlesex Co., Ontario; Date 1840 per "John Dingman of Westminster & Family", book of Ruth & Emerson Smart, Apr 22, 2004. Date 1841 per IGI Record.1,2
  • Marriage*: 1859; Annawan, Henry Co., Illinois, U.S.A.; per "Descendants of Johannes Dingman" in "John Dingman of Westminster & Family", book of Ruth & Emerson Smart, Apr 25, 2004.; Principal=Margaret ?1
  • Marriage*: circa 1862; Annawan, Henry Co., Illinois, U.S.A.; Date c. 1862 per "Descendants of Johannes Dingman" in "John Dingman of Westminster & Family", book of Ruth & Emerson Smart, Apr 25, 2004. Per IGI Record.; Principal=Elizabeth Shaw1
  • Death*: circa 1876; Illinois, U.S.A.; Location Iowa or Illinois per "Descendants of Johannes Dingman" in "John Dingman of Westminster & Family", book of Ruth & Emerson Smart, Apr 25, 2004. Per IGI Record.1
  • Census*: 1842; Lobo Twp., Middlesex Co., Ontario; 1842 Census: 1 of 2 males under 5 (age 2) - see Lawrence Dingman
  • Census: 18 September 1850; Henry Co., Illinois, U.S.A.; Age 9 at 1850 Census: see Lawrence Dingman3

Family 1: Margaret ? b. c 1811

Family 2: Elizabeth Shaw b. c 1841

Citations

  1. [S53] Unknown compiler, RuthEm.
  2. [S19] IGI Record, online unknown url.
  3. [S21] US Census, online unknown url.

Elizabeth Shaw

F, #23707, b. circa 1841
  • Birth*: circa 1841; Per IGI Record.
  • Marriage*: circa 1862; Annawan, Henry Co., Illinois, U.S.A.; Date c. 1862 per "Descendants of Johannes Dingman" in "John Dingman of Westminster & Family", book of Ruth & Emerson Smart, Apr 25, 2004. Per IGI Record.; Principal=Lawrence W. Dingman1
  • Married Name: circa 1865; Dingman

Family: Lawrence W. Dingman b. 1840, d. c 1876

Citations

  1. [S53] Unknown compiler, RuthEm.

Joseph M. Dingman

M, #23708, b. 9 May 1824, d. 13 December 1893
  • Birth*: 9 May 1824; Westminster Twp., Middlesex Co., Ontario; Per IGI Record.
  • Marriage*: 20 May 1848; Annawan, Henry Co., Illinois, U.S.A.; Date May 20 1848 per "John Dingman of Westminster & Family", book of Ruth & Emerson Smart, Apr 22, 2004. Per IGI Record.; Principal=Jane M. Newkirk1
  • Death*: 13 December 1893; Burrell Twp., Decatur Co., Iowa, U.S.A.; Burrell Twp. per 1880 Census. Per IGI Record. ?? Spelling of Cecatur - is it Decatur??2
  • Note*: 1846; Annawan, Henry Co., Illinois, U.S.A.; "Annawan - Bowman entered the southwest quarter of section 15 in 1851, and built a log cabin in it, and sold it to the Dinghams in 1852. William Dingman built a lof house on the north half of that quarter and his father built an addition to the cabin on the south half at the cross roads at the southwest corner. They made the first improvements on that quarter section. The old folks kept hotel in their log cabins. In 1853 the Rock Island railroad was finished to Sheffield in Bureau county, then they ran a line of coaches from Sheffield to Rock Island. Then they made the Dingman hotel a station and office where they changed horses. As soon as the railroad was finished to Rock Island, the coah line was abandoned. The Dingman's came from Canada. Follows a list of those who came in 1853 and 1854: ... Mr. Dingman and his sons Joseph and William ... " from History of Henry County, Illinois, Vol. 1, 1910 - per "John Dingman of Westminster & Family", book of Ruth & Emerson Smart, Apr 26, 2004.1
  • Census: 18 September 1850; Henry Co., Illinois, U.S.A.; Age 26 at 1850 Census: see Lawrence Dingman3
  • Census: 26 July 1860; McGee Co., Kansas, U.S.A.; Age 33 at 1860 Census: Dingman, Joseph, 33, b. Cda., farmer, married; Jane, 28, b. Cda., married; John, 9, b. Ill.; Maria, 7, b. Ill.; Ray, 1, b. Ill. (ancestry.com)3
  • Census: 8 July 1870; Queen City Twp., Adams Co., Iowa, U.S.A.; Age 48 at 1870 Census: Dingman, Joseph, 48?, b. Cda., farmer, married; Jane, 41, b. Cda., married; Maria, 17, b. Ill.; Alonzo, 11, b. Ill. (ancestry.com)3
  • Census*: 1880; Burrell Twp., Decatur Co., Iowa, U.S.A.; Age 57 at 1880 Census: Dingman, Joseph, 57, b. Cda., parents b. NY & Cda., farmer, married; Jane, 52, b. Cda., parents b. Cda., married; Clark, Harriet, 15, b. Il., parents b. ??, servant; Dingman, A.(m), 21, b. Il., parents b. Cda., railroad lab., married; Mary, 23, b. Il., parents b. Oh., married (familysearch.org)2

Family: Jane M. Newkirk b. 24 Feb 1829, d. 20 Jun 1913

  • Marriage*: 20 May 1848; Annawan, Henry Co., Illinois, U.S.A.; Date May 20 1848 per "John Dingman of Westminster & Family", book of Ruth & Emerson Smart, Apr 22, 2004. Per IGI Record.; Principal=Jane M. Newkirk1

Citations

  1. [S53] Unknown compiler, RuthEm.
  2. [S32] US Federal Census on familyserach.org, online unknown url.
  3. [S21] US Census, online unknown url.

Jane M. Newkirk

F, #23709, b. 24 February 1829, d. 20 June 1913
  • Birth*: 24 February 1829; Ontario; Date Feb 24 1829 per "Descendants of Johannes Dingman" in "John Dingman of Westminster & Family", book of Ruth & Emerson Smart, Apr 25, 2004. Date 1828 per 1880 Census. Per IGI Record.1,2
  • Marriage*: 20 May 1848; Annawan, Henry Co., Illinois, U.S.A.; Date May 20 1848 per "John Dingman of Westminster & Family", book of Ruth & Emerson Smart, Apr 22, 2004. Per IGI Record.; Principal=Joseph M. Dingman2
  • Death*: 20 June 1913; Burrell Twp., Leon, Decatur Co., Iowa, U.S.A.; per "Descendants of Johannes Dingman" in "John Dingman of Westminster & Family", book of Ruth & Emerson Smart, Apr 25, 2004.2
  • Married Name: 20 May 1848; Dingman
  • Census: 18 September 1850; Henry Co., Illinois, U.S.A.; Age 21 at 1850 Census: see Lawrence Dingman (father-in-law)3
  • Census: 26 July 1860; McGee Co., Kansas, U.S.A.; Age 28 at 1860 Census: see Joseph Dingman3
  • Census: 8 July 1870; Queen City Twp., Adams Co., Iowa, U.S.A.; Age 41 at 1870 Census: see Joseph Dingman3
  • Census*: 1880; Burrell Twp., Decatur Co., Iowa, U.S.A.; Age 52 at 1880 Census: see Joseph Dingman1
  • Census: 18 June 1900; Leon, Decatur Co., Iowa, U.S.A.; Age 70 at 1900 Census: Dingman, Jane M., 70, b. Feb 1830, Cda., parents b. NY & Cda., widow; John, 18, b. Jan 1882, Iowa, parents b. Ill., grandson (ancestry.com)3

Family: Joseph M. Dingman b. 9 May 1824, d. 13 Dec 1893

  • Marriage*: 20 May 1848; Annawan, Henry Co., Illinois, U.S.A.; Date May 20 1848 per "John Dingman of Westminster & Family", book of Ruth & Emerson Smart, Apr 22, 2004. Per IGI Record.; Principal=Joseph M. Dingman2

Citations

  1. [S32] US Federal Census on familyserach.org, online unknown url.
  2. [S53] Unknown compiler, RuthEm.
  3. [S21] US Census, online unknown url.

Francis Dingman

M, #23710, b. 1 May 1844, d. 14 April 1926
  • Birth*: 1 May 1844; Sombra Twp., Lambton Co., Ontario; Per IGI Record.
  • Marriage*: 26 March 1865; Anawan, Henry Co., Illinois, U.S.A.; Per IGI Record.; Principal=Lydia M. Atkins
  • Marriage*: 21 November 1870; Atkinson, Henry Co., Illinois, U.S.A.; Per IGI Record.; Principal=Mary Albertine Kepler
  • Death*: 14 April 1926; Burrell Twp., Leon, Decatur Co., Iowa, U.S.A.; per "Descendants of Johannes Dingman" in "John Dingman of Westminster & Family", book of Ruth & Emerson Smart, Apr 25, 2004. Per IGI Record.
  • Census*: 18 September 1850; Henry Co., Illinois, U.S.A.; Age 6 at 1850 Census: see Lawrence Dingman1
  • Census: 18 June 1860; Kewanee, Henry Co., Illinois, U.S.A.; Age 16 at 1860 Census: see Jarvus Storey (brother-in-law)1
  • Census: 13 June 1880; Cass Twp., Hamilton Co., Iowa, U.S.A.; Age 36 at 1880 Census: Dingman, Francis, 36, b. Cda., parents b. Eng., farmer, married; Mary, 32, b. PA, parents b. PA, married; Henry J., 9, b. Ill., parents b. Cda. & PA; James M., 7; Charles, 4, b. Iowa; Annie, 2, b. Iowa (ancestry.com & familysearch.org)
    Note: Original in ancestry.com is very unclear but transcrption looks OK. could not find it with Francis' name - used Mary Dingman.1

Family 1: Lydia M. Atkins b. 1 Jun 1845, d. 4 Sep 1865

  • Marriage*: 26 March 1865; Anawan, Henry Co., Illinois, U.S.A.; Per IGI Record.; Principal=Lydia M. Atkins

Family 2: Mary Albertine Kepler b. 7 Mar 1849, d. 29 Jan 1941

  • Marriage*: 21 November 1870; Atkinson, Henry Co., Illinois, U.S.A.; Per IGI Record.; Principal=Mary Albertine Kepler

Citations

  1. [S21] US Census, online unknown url.
  2. [S53] Unknown compiler, RuthEm.

Lydia M. Atkins

F, #23711, b. 1 June 1845, d. 4 September 1865
  • Birth*: 1 June 1845; Illinois, U.S.A.; Date Jun 1 1845 per cemetery info per email from Lori Minard Harvell, Oct 2, 2001 to the Dingman list on RootsWeb, seen in "John Dingman of Westminster & Family", book of Ruth & Emerson Smart, Apr 24, 2004. Per IGI Record.1
  • Marriage*: 26 March 1865; Anawan, Henry Co., Illinois, U.S.A.; Per IGI Record.; Principal=Francis Dingman
  • Death*: 4 September 1865; Annawan, Henry Co., Illinois, U.S.A.; In Cemetery info per email from Lori Minard Harvell, Oct 2, 2001 to the Dingman list on RootsWeb, seen in "John Dingman of Westminster & Family", book of Ruth & Emerson Smart, Apr 24, 2004.1
  • Burial*: 6 September 1865; Fairview Cemetery, Annawan, Henry Co., Illinois, U.S.A.; per email from Lori Minard Harvell, Oct 2, 2001 to the Dingman list on RootsWeb, seen in "John Dingman of Westminster & Family", book of Ruth & Emerson Smart, Apr 24, 2004.1
  • Married Name: 26 March 1865; Dingman

Family: Francis Dingman b. 1 May 1844, d. 14 Apr 1926

Citations

  1. [S53] Unknown compiler, RuthEm.

Mary Albertine Kepler

F, #23712, b. 7 March 1849, d. 29 January 1941
  • Birth*: 7 March 1849; Juniata Co., Pennsylvania, U.S.A.; per "Descendants of Johannes Dingman" in "John Dingman of Westminster & Family", book of Ruth & Emerson Smart, Apr 25, 2004. Per IGI Record.2
  • Marriage*: 21 November 1870; Atkinson, Henry Co., Illinois, U.S.A.; Per IGI Record.; Principal=Francis Dingman
  • Death*: 29 January 1941; Burrell Twp., Leon, Decatur Co., Iowa, U.S.A.; per "Descendants of Johannes Dingman" in "John Dingman of Westminster & Family", book of Ruth & Emerson Smart, Apr 25, 2004.2
  • Census: 7 December 1850; Concord, Bureau Co., Illinois, U.S.A.; Age 1 at 1850 Census: see James Kepler1
  • Married Name: 21 November 1870; Dingman
  • Census*: 13 June 1880; Cass Twp., Hamilton Co., Iowa, U.S.A.; Age 32 at 1880 Census: see Francis Dingman1

Family: Francis Dingman b. 1 May 1844, d. 14 Apr 1926

Citations

  1. [S21] US Census, online unknown url.
  2. [S53] Unknown compiler, RuthEm.

Jonas Dingman

M, #23713, b. 19 October 1823, d. 26 March 1888
  • Birth*: 19 October 1823; Westminster Twp., Middlesex Co., Ontario; Per 1851 Census.
  • Marriage*: before 1853; Westminster Twp., Middlesex Co., Ontario; Principal=Rachel Adams
  • Death*: 26 March 1888; Westminster Twp., Middlesex Co., Ontario; Death Reg'n.: Name: Jonas Dingman; Died: Mar 26 1888; Age: 63; Res. & Born: Westminster; Cause: heart disease; Inf.: Dr. J. S. Stephenson, London; Rel.: Meth.; Reg'd.: Mar 27 1888; Reg'r.: Henry Anderson
    Per Burial.1
  • Burial*: 30 March 1888; Scottsville Cemetery, Westminster Twp., Middlesex Co., Ontario; Cemetery Transcription: "DINGMAN; Mary Melissa; daughter of Jonas & Rachel Dingman; Died Feb 24 1868; Agegd 3 yrs 10 mo 24 dys; Jonas Dingman; Died Mar 26 1888; Aged 63y 5m; Rachel, wife of Jonas Dingman; Died Jan 26 1876; Aged 47yrs 3 mo" Row 8, Plot 2, Lot 102, James Dingman, Scottsville Cemetery, Westminster Twp., Middlesex Co., Ontario Archives
  • Census*: 1851; Westminster Twp., Middlesex Co., Ontario; Age 28 at 1851 Census: see David Dingman2
  • Residence*: 10 February 1858; Conc 9 Lot 65, Westminster Twp., Middlesex Co., Ontario; Land Registry Records (B&S 2601) show that David Dingman & wife sold 50 acres of the east half of Lot 65, west side of North Branch Talbot Road to Jonas Dingman
  • Residence: April 1861; Conc 9 Lot 65, Westminster Twp., Middlesex Co., Ontario; 1861 Agr. Census: Jonas Dingman; North Street, lot 65, 50 acres3
  • Census: April 1861; Westminster Twp., Middlesex Co., Ontario; Age 37 at 1861 Census: Dingman, Jonas, 37, CW, WM, frmer, married; Rachel, 34, CW, WM, married; Charles W., 7; Mary M., 2 (James Adams is next and then Garner Dingman)4
  • Residence: 4 September 1861; Conc 9, Lot 65, Westminster Twp., Middlesex Co., Ontario; "Lot No. 65, East-Half, situated in the Township of Westminster, County of Middlesex on the London and Port Stanley gravel road, seven miles from the City of London, one mile from the Village of Lambeth, one hundred acres, under good cultivation and good fence. There is a good spring creek on the farm; also a good grafted orchard, a large frame house, two log houses, two frame barns, very large and a very large open shed. For further particulars address the owner - Lambeth P.O., James A. Dingman. Terms Cash, or with time: Westminster, September 4, 1861 (The Daily Leader, Toronto, October 4, 1861, p.3, c.8) per "John Dingman of Westminster & Family", Ruth & Emerson Smart's Books, Apr 11, 2004.
    Note: Name here is James A. Dingman. Might that be Jonas who would appear to own this farm at this time???5
  • Note*: 1864; Westminster Twp., Lambeth, Middlesex Co., Ontario; Westinster Militia Rolls 1864: Lambeth - First Class: ... David Dingman, Garner Dingman .. ; Second Class: Charles A. Dingman, Jonas Dingman ... " from "John Dingman of Westminster & Family", Ruth & Emerson Smart's Books, Apr 11, 2004.5
  • Census: April 1871; Westminster Twp., Middlesex Co., Ontario; Age 48 at 1871 Census: Dingman, Jonas, 48, b. Ont., WM, farmer, married; Rachel, 44, married; ??, ?; ??, ?; ??, ? (page is VERY faint, last three lines in the group are not visible - probably Charles W. and Mary M. and next child)6
  • Census: April 1881; Westminster Twp., Middlesex Co., Ontario; Age 56 at 1881 Census: Dingman, Jonas, 56, b. Ont., CM, Dutch, farmer, widow; Charles, 26, b. Ont., single; James, 17; Gzowski, 14; Renier, Annie, 257

Family: Rachel Adams b. Oct 1828, d. 26 Jan 1876

  • Marriage*: before 1853; Westminster Twp., Middlesex Co., Ontario; Principal=Rachel Adams

Citations

  1. [S12] Unknown author, Ontario Death Registrations, Record Type: microfilm, Name Of Person: Ontario Archives, 011092 - 1888.
  2. [S11] Unknown author, 1851 Canada Census, Record Type: microfilm, Age 28.
  3. [S10] Unknown author, 1861 Canada Census, Record Type: microfilm.
  4. [S10] Unknown author, 1861 Canada Census, Record Type: microfilm, Age 37.
  5. [S53] Unknown compiler, RuthEm.
  6. [S14] Unknown author, 1871 Canada Census, Record Type: microfilm, Age 48.
  7. [S16] Unknown author, 1881 Canada Census, Record Type: microfilm, Age 56.

Charles Ayers Dingman1

M, #23714, b. 18 March 1833, d. 18 March 1910
  • Birth*: 18 March 1833; Wesmister Twp., Middlesex Co., Ontario; Date Mar 13 1833 per 1901 Census. Per 1851 Census.
  • Marriage*: before 1855; Westminster Twp., Middlesex Co., Ontario; Principal=Rohada Jane "Rhoda" Hannmer
  • Death*: 18 March 1910; Caradoc Twp., Mt. Brydges, Middlesex Co., Ontario; Death Reg'n.: Name: Charles Ayers Dingman; Died: Per Burial.2
  • Burial*: 20 March 1910; Mt. Brydges United Church Cemetery, Mt. Brydges, Middlesex Co., Ontario; Memorial: In Memory of; Charles A. Dingman; Born 1833 - Died 1910; Also His Wife; Rohada J. Hannmer; Born 1836 - Died 1909; Edward Dingman; 1881 - 1959 (from "John Dingman of Westminster & Family", one of Ruth & Emerson Smart's books, Apr 21, 2004)
    Cemetery Transcription: "In memory of; Charles A. Dingman; Born 1833 Died 1910; Also his wife; Rohada J. Hannmer; Born 1836 Died 1909; Edward G. Dingman; 1881 - 1959" Mt. Brydges United Church Cemetery, Mt. Brydges; Ontario Archives3,4
  • Census*: 1851; Westminster Twp., Middlesex Co., Ontario; Age 18 at 1851 Census: see David Dingman5
  • Residence*: 10 February 1858; Conc 9 Lot 65 SE1/4, Westminster Twp., Middlesex Co., Ontario; Land Registry Records (B&S 2602) show that David Dingman & wife sold 50 acres of the south east quarter of Lot 65, west side of North Branch Talbot Road to Charles Dingman
  • Residence: 13 December 1859; Conc 9 Lot 65, Westminster Twp., Middlesex Co., Ontario; Land Registry Records (Mtg 3134) show that Charles A. Dingman to a mortgage with Abraham Puddwink? for $500
  • Census: April 1861; Westminster Twp., Middlesex Co., Ontario; Age 27 at 1861 Census: Dingman, Charles, 27, b. CW, WM, farmer, married; Rhoda, 28, married; Wellington, 5 (his father, David Dingman, is next on the page)6
  • Note*: 1864; Westminster Twp., Lambeth, Middlesex Co., Ontario; Westinster Militia Rolls 1864: Lambeth - First Class: ... David Dingman, Garner Dingman .. ; Second Class: Charles A. Dingman, Jonas Dingman ... " from "John Dingman of Westminster & Family", Ruth & Emerson Smart's Books, Apr 11, 2004.4
  • Residence: 16 April 1864; Conc 9 Lot 65 SE1/4, Westminster Twp., Middlesex Co., Ontario; Land Registry Records (B&S 4294) show that Charles Dingman & wife sold 50 acres of the south east quarter of Lot 65 to Matthew Thorncroft
  • Census: April 1871; Westminster Twp., Middlesex Co., Ontario; Age 40 at 1871 Census: Dingman, Charles, 40, b. Ont., Carpenter, married; Rhoda, 35, b. Ont., married; Wellington, 11; Casper, 10, Mary, 69, b. Eng., widow; Bell, Sarah, 32?, b. Eng.7
  • Census: April 1891; Southwold Twp., Elgin Co., Ontario; Age 56 at 1891 Census: Dingman, Charles A., 56, b. Ont., parents b. Ger., farmer, father, married; Roda J., 55, b. Ont., parents b. US & Ont., mother, married (this appears under son Casper Dingman)8
  • Census: April 1901; Caradoc Twp., Middlesex Co., Ontario; Age 68 at 1901 Census: Dingman, A. Charles, 68, b. Ont., Mar 13 1838, Carpenter, Ger., married; R. Jane, 65, b. Dec 25 1835, irish, married9

Family: Rohada Jane "Rhoda" Hannmer b. 25 Dec 1836, d. 1909

Citations

  1. Middle name Ayers per Death Reg'n. Middle initial per Land Reg'y Records.
  2. [S12] Unknown author, Ontario Death Registrations, Record Type: microfilm, Name Of Person: Ontario Archives, 019287 - 1910.
  3. [S25] Unknown author, Ontario Cemetery Transcriptions.
  4. [S53] Unknown compiler, RuthEm.
  5. [S11] Unknown author, 1851 Canada Census, Record Type: microfilm, Age 18.
  6. [S10] Unknown author, 1861 Canada Census, Record Type: microfilm, Age 27.
  7. [S14] Unknown author, 1871 Canada Census, Record Type: microfilm, Age 40.
  8. [S6] Unknown author, 1891 Canada Census, Record Type: microfilm, Age 56.
  9. [S13] Unknown author, 1901 Canada Census, Record Type: microfilm, Age 68.

James D. Dingman M. D.1,2

M, #23715, b. 5 November 1836, d. 2 February 1902
  • Birth*: 5 November 1836; Westminster Twp., Middlesex Co., Ontario; Date Nov 5 1836 per Burial. Date Nov 6 1837 Per 1851 Census.
  • Marriage*: 9 September 1869; London, Middlesex Co., Ontario; Marriage Reg'n.: Groom: James Henry Dingman; Age: 32; Res.: Westminster; Born: Cda.; Status: bachelor; Occ.: farmer; Rel.: Meth.; Parents: David Dingman & Mary Elwood; Bride: Carrie Cudney; Age: 24; Res.: Westminster; Born: Cda.,; Status: spinster; Rel.: Bapt.; Parents: Samuel & Mary Cudney; Wit.: L. J. Elliott, London; Date: Sep 9 1869; Place: London City; Performed by: Rev. J. Elliott (Marriage Registrations 1869, RG80-5-0-2, vol 2., pg. 27, #1259 - Ontario Archives); Principal=Carrie Amelia Cudney3
  • Death*: 2 February 1902; Conc 2 Lot 18, Southwold Twp., Elgin Co., Ontario; Death Reg'n.: Name: James D. Dingman; Died: Feb 21 1902; Age: 66yrs; Res.: Conc 2, Lot 18, NE; Status: sinlge; Occ.: gentleman; Born: Westminster; Cause: kidney disease; Dr. F. Guest, M. D; Rel.: Meth.; Inf.: N. J. Kerr, Undertaker; Reg'd.: Feb. 22 1902
    Date Feb 02 1902 Per Burial.4
  • Burial*: 4 February 1902; McArthur's Cemetery, Southwold Twp., Elgin Co., Ontario; Cemetery Transcription: "North Side: Carrie A.; wife of Jas. d.; Dingman M. D.; Born Dec 14 1844; Died Dan 9 1881; South Side: Jas. D. Dingman M. D.; Born Nov 5 1836; Died Feb 2 1902" Plot 12, McArthur's Cemetery, Southwold Twp., Elgin Co. - Ontario Archives
  • Census*: 1851; Westminster Twp., Middlesex Co., Ontario; Age 14 at 1851 Census: see David Dingman5
  • Note*: 4 June 1857; Westminster Twp., Lambeth, Middlesex Co., Ontario; "Lambeth 1857; At the Junction on Wednesday last, the house of James Dingman, was struck by lightning. It entered the chimney and coming in to the house destroyed some of the plastering, ... and tearing one of Lorenzo Dingman's shoes from his foot ... " (St. Thomas Weekly Dispatch, June 4, 1857, p. 2, c.5) from "John Dingman of Westminster & Family", Ruth & Emerson Smart's Books, Apr 11, 2004.6
  • Occupation*: April 1861; Westminster Twp., Middlesex Co., Ontario; Teacher - per 1861 Census.
  • Census: April 1861; Westminster Twp., Middlesex Co., Ontario; Age 25 at 1861 Census: see David Dingman7
  • Census: April 1871; Westminster Twp., Middlesex Co., Ontario; Age 34 at 1871 Census: Dingman, James P., 34, b. Ont., farmer, married; Carrie Amelia, 24, b. Ont., married; David, 74, b. US, WM, farmer, married; ?Lucy?, 59, b. Ont., married; David B., 31, single; Alonzo?, 28 (very faint)
    Note: Wife of David Bauch Dingman, Mary Ellwood is shown with son Charles in 1871 Census. Who is woman with James? Name unclear?8

Family: Carrie Amelia Cudney b. 14 Dec 1844, d. 9 Jan 1881

  • Marriage*: 9 September 1869; London, Middlesex Co., Ontario; Marriage Reg'n.: Groom: James Henry Dingman; Age: 32; Res.: Westminster; Born: Cda.; Status: bachelor; Occ.: farmer; Rel.: Meth.; Parents: David Dingman & Mary Elwood; Bride: Carrie Cudney; Age: 24; Res.: Westminster; Born: Cda.,; Status: spinster; Rel.: Bapt.; Parents: Samuel & Mary Cudney; Wit.: L. J. Elliott, London; Date: Sep 9 1869; Place: London City; Performed by: Rev. J. Elliott (Marriage Registrations 1869, RG80-5-0-2, vol 2., pg. 27, #1259 - Ontario Archives); Principal=Carrie Amelia Cudney3

Citations

  1. James Henry per marriage reg'n. M. D. per Burial. Middle initial D. per Burial. Middle initial P.? per 1871 Census.
  2. [S8] Unknown author, Ontario Archives, Record Type: Microfilm.
  3. [S8] Unknown author, Ontario Archives, Record Type: Microfilm, 1869 - #1259 - RG80-5-0-2, pg. 27.
  4. [S12] Unknown author, Ontario Death Registrations, Record Type: microfilm, Name Of Person: Ontario Archives, 008109 - 1902.
  5. [S11] Unknown author, 1851 Canada Census, Record Type: microfilm, Age 14.
  6. [S53] Unknown compiler, RuthEm.
  7. [S10] Unknown author, 1861 Canada Census, Record Type: microfilm, Age 25.
  8. [S14] Unknown author, 1871 Canada Census, Record Type: microfilm, Age 34.

David B. Dingman Jr.1

M, #23716, b. 15 November 1839, d. 5 December 1889
  • Birth*: 15 November 1839; Westminster Twp., Middlesex Co., Ontario; Per 1851 Census.
  • Marriage*: 18 May 1881; Westminster Twp., Middlesex Co., Ontario; Marriage Reg'n.: Groom: David B. Dingman; Age: 40; Res.: Southwold; Born: Westminster; Status: bachelor; Occ.: farmer; Parents: David & Mary Dingman; Bride: Sarah Munson; Age: 30; Res.: Westminster; Born: Cda.; Status: spinster; Witnesses: Calvin Bush & David Town, Westminster; Date: May 18 1881; Place: Westminster; Rel.: CM; Performed by: Rev. Thos Crews?; Principal=Sarah E. Munson2
  • Death*: 5 December 1889; Southwold Twp., Elgin Co., Ontario; Per Burial.
  • Burial*: 7 December 1889; McArthur's Cemetery, Southwold Twp., Elgin Co., Ontario; Cemetery Transcription: "In memory of; David B. Dingman; Died Dec 5 1889; Aged 50 yrs 22 dys." Plot 10, McArthur's Cemetery, Southwold Twp., Elgin Co. - Ontario Archives
  • Census*: 1851; Westminster Twp., Middlesex Co., Ontario; Age 12 at 1851 Census: see David Dingman3
  • Residence*: 10 February 1858; Con 9 Lot 65 NE1/4, Westminster Twp., Middlesex Co., Ontario; Land Registry Records (B&S 2603) show that David Dingman & wife sold 50 acres of the north east quarter of Lot 65, west side of North Branch Talbot Road to David Dingman, Jr.
  • Census: April 1861; Westminster Twp., Middlesex Co., Ontario; Age 22 at 1861 Census: see David Dingman4
  • Note*: 1864; Westminster Twp., Lambeth, Middlesex Co., Ontario; Westinster Militia Rolls 1864: Lambeth - First Class: ... David Dingman, Garner Dingman .. ; Second Class: Charles A. Dingman, Jonas Dingman ... " from "John Dingman of Westminster & Family", Ruth & Emerson Smart's Books, Apr 11, 2004.5
  • Residence: 16 April 1864; Conc 9 Lot 65 NE1/4, Westminster Twp., Middlesex Co., Ontario; Land Registry Records (B&S 6293) show that David Dingman, Jr. sold 50 acres of the north east quarter to Matthew Thorncroft
  • Census: April 1871; Westminster Twp., Middlesex Co., Ontario; Age 31 at 1871 Census: see James Dingman (brother)6
  • Census: April 1881; Southwold Twp., Elgin West Co., Ontario; Age 42 at 1881 Census: see Elonzo Dingman (brother)7

Family: Sarah E. Munson b. 1851

  • Marriage*: 18 May 1881; Westminster Twp., Middlesex Co., Ontario; Marriage Reg'n.: Groom: David B. Dingman; Age: 40; Res.: Southwold; Born: Westminster; Status: bachelor; Occ.: farmer; Parents: David & Mary Dingman; Bride: Sarah Munson; Age: 30; Res.: Westminster; Born: Cda.; Status: spinster; Witnesses: Calvin Bush & David Town, Westminster; Date: May 18 1881; Place: Westminster; Rel.: CM; Performed by: Rev. Thos Crews?; Principal=Sarah E. Munson2

Citations

  1. Middle initial per 1861 Census.
  2. [S8] Unknown author, Ontario Archives, Record Type: Microfilm, 0069997 - 1881.
  3. [S11] Unknown author, 1851 Canada Census, Record Type: microfilm, Age 12.
  4. [S10] Unknown author, 1861 Canada Census, Record Type: microfilm, Age 22.
  5. [S53] Unknown compiler, RuthEm.
  6. [S14] Unknown author, 1871 Canada Census, Record Type: microfilm, Age 31.
  7. [S16] Unknown author, 1881 Canada Census, Record Type: microfilm.

Alonzo Henry Dingman1,2

M, #23717, b. 4 February 1842, d. 13 February 1914
  • Birth*: 4 February 1842; Westminster Twp., Middlesex Co., Ontario; Date Feb 4 1842 per 1901 Census - use this one. Date Apr 15 1841 Per 1851 Census.
  • Marriage*: 16 December 1885; St. Thomas, Elgin Co., Ontario; Marriage Reg'n.: Groom: Alonzo Dingman; Age: 34; Res.: Southwold; Born: Westminster; Status: bachelor; Occ.: merchant; Parents: David & Polly Dingman; Bride: Sarah Thorn; Age: 34; Res. & Born: Delaware Twp.; Status: spinster; Parents: James & Mary Thorn; Witnesses: Jessie Samantha Griffith, St. Thomas; Date: Dec 16 1885; Place: St. Thomas; Rel.: Meth.; Performed by: Rev. A. E. Griffith
    Note: There is some confusion re the surname of the bride. The transcription of the marriage reg'n. shows Thorn as if this was fairly clear. Others are not so clear. Looks like Tham in many cases??; Principal=Sarah Jane Thorn3
  • Death*: 13 February 1914; Westminster Twp., Middlesex Co., Ontario; Death Reg'n.: Name: Alonzo Dingman; Died: Feb 13 1914; Age: 71yrs; Res.: Westminster; Born: St. Thomas; Occ.: grocer; Status: married; Parents: David Dingman & Mary Ellwood; Cause: heart failure; Dr. Erwin; Inf.: Dr. Well..?
    Date Per Burial.4
  • Burial*: 15 February 1914; Scottsville Cemetery, Westminster Twp., Middlesex Co., Ontario; Cemetery Transcription: "Alonzo Dingman; Died Feb 13 1914; inhis 72nd yr; Sarah Jane his wife; Died May 12 1928 in her 78th yr; Mary Ann Dingman; 1900 - 1961; wife of A. James Ernest Dingman; 1894 - 1973; also his wife; Elena May (Smith) Dingman; 1897 - 1973; Mary Alta Dingman; 1887 - 1974" Row 17, Plot 3, Scottsville Cemetery, Westminster Twp., Middlesex Co., Ontario Archives
  • Census*: 1851; Westminster Twp., Middlesex Co., Ontario; Age 10 at 1851 Census: see David Dingman5
  • Note*: 4 June 1857; Westminster Twp., Lambeth, Middlesex Co., Ontario; "Lambeth 1857; At the Junction on Wednesday last, the house of James Dingman, was struck by lightning. It entered the chimney and coming in to the house destroyed some of the plastering, ... and tearing one of Lorenzo Dingman's shoes from his foot ... " (St. Thomas Weekly Dispatch, June 4, 1857, p. 2, c.5) from "John Dingman of Westminster & Family", Ruth & Emerson Smart's Books, Apr 11, 2004.2
  • Census: April 1861; Westminster Twp., Middlesex Co., Ontario; Age 19 at 1861 Census: see David Dingman6
  • Census: April 1871; Westminster Twp., Middlesex Co., Ontario; Age 28 at 1871 Census: see James Dingman7
  • Residence*: 25 November 1872; Westminster Twp., Middesex Co., Ontario; Informant for Death Reg'n. of his father, David Dingman.
  • Census: April 1881; Southwold Twp., Elgin Co., Ontario; Age 39 at 1881 Census: Dingman, Elonzo, 39, b. Ont., CM, Merchant, single; Mary, 69, b. US, MC, widow; David, 42, b. Ont., farmer, MC, single8
  • Census: April 1891; Southwold Twp., Elgin Co., Ontario; Age 49 at 1891 Census: Dingman, Alonzo, 49, b. Ont., parents b. US, Meth., Merchant, married; Sarah Jane, 40, b. Ont., parents b. Que. & US, married; Mary Alta, 4, b. Ont., parents b. Ont.9
  • Census: April 1901; Southwold Twp., Elgin Co., Ontario; Age 59 at 1901 Census: see Jeremiah Dingman (nephew)10

Family: Sarah Jane Thorn b. 19 Dec 1850, d. 12 May 1928

  • Marriage*: 16 December 1885; St. Thomas, Elgin Co., Ontario; Marriage Reg'n.: Groom: Alonzo Dingman; Age: 34; Res.: Southwold; Born: Westminster; Status: bachelor; Occ.: merchant; Parents: David & Polly Dingman; Bride: Sarah Thorn; Age: 34; Res. & Born: Delaware Twp.; Status: spinster; Parents: James & Mary Thorn; Witnesses: Jessie Samantha Griffith, St. Thomas; Date: Dec 16 1885; Place: St. Thomas; Rel.: Meth.; Performed by: Rev. A. E. Griffith
    Note: There is some confusion re the surname of the bride. The transcription of the marriage reg'n. shows Thorn as if this was fairly clear. Others are not so clear. Looks like Tham in many cases??; Principal=Sarah Jane Thorn3

Citations

  1. Alonzo per Burial. Lorenzo per news report re lightning - from "John Dingman of Westminster & Family", Ruth & Emerson Smart's Books, Apr 11, 2004. Henry per 1851 Census. Alonzo per 1861 Census.
  2. [S53] Unknown compiler, RuthEm.
  3. [S8] Unknown author, Ontario Archives, Record Type: Microfilm, 002844 - 1885.
  4. [S12] Unknown author, Ontario Death Registrations, Record Type: microfilm, Name Of Person: Ontario Archives.
  5. [S11] Unknown author, 1851 Canada Census, Record Type: microfilm, Age 10.
  6. [S10] Unknown author, 1861 Canada Census, Record Type: microfilm, Age 19.
  7. [S14] Unknown author, 1871 Canada Census, Record Type: microfilm, Age 28.
  8. [S16] Unknown author, 1881 Canada Census, Record Type: microfilm, Age 39.
  9. [S6] Unknown author, 1891 Canada Census, Record Type: microfilm, Age 49.
  10. [S13] Unknown author, 1901 Canada Census, Record Type: microfilm, Age 59.
  11. [S4] Unknown author, Ontario Birth Registrations, Record Type: Microfilm, Name Of Person: Ontario Achives (birth).

Matilda Dingman

F, #23718, b. 5 March 1844
  • Birth*: 5 March 1844; Westminster Twp., Middlesex Co., Ontario; Per 1851 Census.
  • Marriage*: 19 December 1865; Middlesex Co., Ontario; "She married Gzowski B (Billard?) Fleming on 12/19/1865 in Middlesex County, Canada and is the mother of Barbara (middle name Louise?) Fleming who married Joseph R. Joslin(Joslyn in 1901 census). Barbara and Joseph's son Gzowski Billard Joslin was my late husband's father." per email from charlene Joslin, Jan 16, 2008.; Principal=Gzowski Billard Fleming1
  • Census*: 1851; Westminster Twp., Middlesex Co., Ontario; Age 7 at 1851 Census: see David Dingman2
  • Census: April 1861; Westminster Twp., Middlesex Co., Ontario; Age 16 at 1861 Census: see David Dingman3
  • Married Name: 19 December 1865; Fleming1

Family: Gzowski Billard Fleming b. 1846

Citations

  1. [S33] Unknown author, "Email Message," e-mail to unknown recipient.
  2. [S11] Unknown author, 1851 Canada Census, Record Type: microfilm, Age 7.
  3. [S10] Unknown author, 1861 Canada Census, Record Type: microfilm, Age 16.

Alice Lown1

F, #23719, b. 2 June 1816
  • Birth*: 2 June 1816; Ireland; Per 1851 Census.
  • Marriage*: before 1833; Ontario; Principal=George Dingman
  • Married Name: before 1833; Dingman
  • Census*: 1851; Westminster Twp., Middlesex Co., Ontario; Age 35 at 1851 Census: see George Dingman2

Family: George Dingman b. 13 Apr 1812

Citations

  1. Surname Lown per Mary Polly Dingman married Frederick Lown. Surname Loun per IGI Record & always Loun per Land Registry Records.
  2. [S11] Unknown author, 1851 Canada Census, Record Type: microfilm, Age 35.

William W. Dingman

M, #23720, b. 6 October 1834
  • Birth*: 6 October 1834; Westminster Twp., Middlesex Co., Ontario; Per 1851 Census.
  • Census*: 1851; Westminster Twp., Middlesex Co., Ontario; Age 17 at 1851 Census: see George Dingman1

Citations

  1. [S11] Unknown author, 1851 Canada Census, Record Type: microfilm, Age 17.

Robert B. Dingman

M, #23721, b. 9 August 1836
  • Birth*: 9 August 1836; Westminster Twp., Middlesex Co., Ontario; Per 1851 Census.
  • Census*: 1851; Westminster Twp., Middlesex Co., Ontario; Age 15 at 1851 Census: see George Dingman1

Citations

  1. [S11] Unknown author, 1851 Canada Census, Record Type: microfilm, Age 15.

George Dingman Jr.

M, #23722, b. 2 January 1838
  • Birth*: 2 January 1838; Westminster Twp., Middlesex Co., Ontario; Per 1851 Census.
  • Census*: 1851; Westminster Twp., Middlesex Co., Ontario; Age 13 at 1851 Census: see George Dingman (father)

Joseph J. Dingman

M, #23723, b. 22 March 1841, d. 26 October 1855
  • Birth*: 22 March 1841; Westminster Twp., Middlesex Co., Ontario; Per 1851 Census.
  • Death*: 26 October 1855; Westminster Twp., Lambeth, Middlesex Co., Ontario; "Inquest held at the house of Samuel Hunt, Lot No. 63, John N. Hunt, sworn. Mr. Joseph Dingman was cutting bands yesterday afternoon between three and four o'clock in the table of the threshing machine which was at my place (John Hunt's residence) adjoining Dingman's. Mr. Small had come off and when I saw that I cry NO. I walk to the forepart of the mow. Joseph Dingman walked directly passed the cylinder twined about and stepped into the cylinder. I saw him when he went down into it, we got him out of the cylinder as soon as possible and he appeared to be dying before we got him out. His left foot and clear up to his body was all messed up. ... (Canadian Free Press, October 27, 1855, p. 3, c.4) from "John Dingman of Westminster & Family", Ruth & Emerson Smart's Books, Apr 11, 2004.1
  • Census*: 1851; Westminster Twp., Middlesex Co., Ontario; Age 10 at 1851 Census: see George Dingman2

Citations

  1. [S53] Unknown compiler, RuthEm.
  2. [S11] Unknown author, 1851 Canada Census, Record Type: microfilm, Age 10.

Edward Dingman

M, #23724, b. 26 December 1845
  • Birth*: 26 December 1845; Westminster Twp., Middlesex Co., Ontario; Per 1851 Census.
  • Census*: 1851; Westminster Twp., Middlesex Co., Ontario; Age 6 at 1851 Census: see George Dingman1

Citations

  1. [S11] Unknown author, 1851 Canada Census, Record Type: microfilm, Age 6.