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Alice Ida Darby1,2

F, b. 22 March 1885
FatherWilliam Theodore Darby3 b. 3 Apr 1830
MotherSarah Anne Mobbs3 b. 22 Mar 1857, d. 8 Nov 1932
ChartsDescendants of Benjamin Darby
Birth*22 March 1885 Prince Edward Island, Canada3,2 
Marriage* Groom=John Amos Jeffery4 
Cen-E-with*2 May 1891 Lot 17, Prince County, Prince Edward Island, Canada; 1891 Canadian Census||Alis J. Darby||Alice, 6 years old, was born on PEI. Both of her parents were born on PEI. Alice's religion was recorded as Methodist; Cen Plc=PE, Dist 134, Prince, Lot 17, Div. 2 Census Canadian Federal 1891, HOH=William Theodore Darby5 

Family

John Amos Jeffery

Citations

  1. [S870] 1891 Canadian Census, Prince Edward Island, viewed at the MacNaught History Centre and Archives in Summerside, mfm T-6383, covers Prince: Lots 5-19, 25, 28; Queens: Ch'town, Royalty, Lot 20, District 134, Prince, Lot 17, Div 2, p. 33, Lines 20-25, Family 135, name spelled "Alis J.", Library and Archives Canada (LAC). Hereinafter cited as 1891 Canadian Census, PEI, T-6383.
  2. [S936] Frank Rioux, (author e-mail address available on request), to Dawn S. Ellis, email, 10 Jun 2007 (printout), Dawn Ellis, Graham, North Carolina, USA.
  3. [S870] 1891 Canadian Census, Prince Edward Island, viewed at the MacNaught History Centre and Archives in Summerside, mfm T-6383, covers Prince: Lots 5-19, 25, 28; Queens: Ch'town, Royalty, Lot 20, District 134, Prince, Lot 17, Div 2, p. 33, Lines 20-25, Family 135, name spelled "Alis", Library and Archives Canada (LAC). Hereinafter cited as 1891 Canadian Census, PEI, T-6383.
  4. [S936] Frank Rioux, (author e-mail address available on request), to Dawn S. Ellis, email, 10, 11 Jun 2007 (printout), Dawn Ellis, Graham, North Carolina, USA.
  5. [S870] 1891 Canadian Census, Prince Edward Island, viewed at the MacNaught History Centre and Archives in Summerside, mfm T-6383, covers Prince: Lots 5-19, 25, 28; Queens: Ch'town, Royalty, Lot 20, District 134, Prince, Lot 17, Div 2, p. 33, Lines 20-25, Family 135, Library and Archives Canada (LAC). Hereinafter cited as 1891 Canadian Census, PEI, T-6383.
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an unnamed infant son Darby1

M, b. 1884
FatherWilliam Theodore Darby1 b. 3 Apr 1830
MotherSarah Anne Mobbs1 b. 22 Mar 1857, d. 8 Nov 1932
ChartsDescendants of Benjamin Darby
Birth*1884 Prince Edward Island, Canada1 

Citations

  1. [S936] Frank Rioux, (author e-mail address available on request), to Dawn S. Ellis, email, 10 Jun 2007 (printout), Dawn Ellis, Graham, North Carolina, USA.
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Avery Edwin Darby1

M, b. 13 February 1824, d. 1920
MotherLois Darby1,2 b. c 1788
ChartsDescendants of Benjamin Darby
Birth*13 February 1824 [Lot 17], Prince Edward Island, Canada2,1,3 
Marriage*29 October 1845 St. John's Anglican Church, St. Eleanor's, Prince County, Prince Edward Island, Canada; Both of St. Eleanors, by license, witnessed by Robt. Ellis & William Kennedy; Bride=Amelia Williams, Witness=Robert Ellis2,4,5 
Death*1920 6 

Family

Amelia Williams
Children

Citations

  1. [S400] Richmond Parish Register, 1821-1957, Call # 2630, p. 22, Baptism of Avery Edwin Darby, Includes records of St. John's (St. Eleanors) and St. Mary's (Summerside) Anglican Churches, mfm #2630, MacNaught History Centre & Archives.
  2. [S325] Family Group Record submission to the Church of Jesus Christ of Latter Day Saints, Provo, Utah, 23 Feb 1990, by Keith M. Thompson, Provo, Utah. Batch Nos. F517443 and 5017443, Serial No. 16, on microfilm No. 1553687, pg. 24, citing Orlo Jones and Doris Haslam, An Island Refuge, pg. 87 & 89. He has not copied the data exactly as it appears in the book which the author has in her collection. Photocopy, in possession of author, Family History Library.
  3. [S421] MacKinnon and Warburton, Past and Present of Prince Edward Island (n.p.: n.pub., unknown publish date), p. 386, gives Lot 17 as place.
  4. [S327] International Genealogical Index, Canada, PEI, on microfiche, hereinafter, "IGI, Canada, PEI, March 1992", March 1992, microfiche, P0046, p. 177, Baptism of Ellen Gertrude Darby, Dawn Ellis.
  5. [S400] Richmond Parish Register, 1821-1957, Includes records of St. John's (St. Eleanors) and St. Mary's (Summerside) Anglican Churches, mfm #2630, MacNaught History Centre & Archives.
  6. [S329] Graves, William Schurman Loyalist of Bedeque, Prince Edward Island and his descendants, I (Summerside, PEI: Harold B. Schurman, 1973), pg. 108.
  7. [S421] MacKinnon and Warburton, Past and Present of Prince Edward Island (n.p.: n.pub., unknown publish date), p. 386.
  8. [S324] Jones and Haslam, AN ISLAND REFUGE Loyalists and Disbanded Troops on the Island of Saint John ([Charlottetown, PEI]: Abegweit Branch of the United Empire Loyalist Association of Canada, 1983), Benjamin Darby, pp. 84-90, Researched and submitted by: Mrs. Geraldine Darby Webster, Mrs. J. Scott Cairns and Claire A. Darby.
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Benjamin Darby1

M, b. 2 April 1830
FatherNetus Darby1,2 b. c 1799, d. 1857
MotherMargaret Glover1,2 b. c 1802
ChartsDescendants of Benjamin Darby
Birth*2 April 1830 St. Eleanor's, Prince County, Prince Edward Island, Canada1,2 
Marriage* Bride=Catharine Ann Douglas Alley3 

Family

Catharine Ann Douglas Alley
Children

Citations

  1. [S325] Family Group Record submission to the Church of Jesus Christ of Latter Day Saints, Provo, Utah, 23 Feb 1990, by Keith M. Thompson, Provo, Utah. Batch Nos. F517443, Serial No. 16, on microfilm No. 1553687, citing Orlo Jones and Doris Haslam, An Island Refuge. He has not copied the data exactly as it appears in the book which the author has in her collection. Photocopy, in possession of author, Family History Library.
  2. [S400] Richmond Parish Register, 1821-1957, call # 2630, p. 76, Baptism of Benjamin Darby, Includes records of St. John's (St. Eleanors) and St. Mary's (Summerside) Anglican Churches, mfm #2630, MacNaught History Centre & Archives.
  3. [S617] Unknown author, letter, various dates. printouts. 20 Feb 2001.
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Benjamin Darby1

M, b. between 1774 and 1784, d. 25 April 1829
Birth*between 1774 and 1784 2 
Marriage* Bride=Phebe (?)2,3 
Cen-Head*1800 Newburgh, Orange County, New York, USA; family number 11054, also listed in the census was a female aged 16-26; Principal=NY, Orange, Newburgh Census US Federal 1800, Witness=Phebe (?)2 
Cen-Head*1810 Newburgh, Orange County, New York, USA; also listed in the census were 3 males aged 0-9, 2 females aged 0-9, and a female aged 16-25; Principal=NY, Orange, Newburgh Census US Federal 1810, Witness=son 1 Darby, Witness=son 2 Darby, Witness=son 3 Darby, Witness=dau 1 Darby, Witness=dau 2 Darby, Witness=Phebe (?)1 
Death*25 April 1829 4 

Family

Phebe (?) b. c 1780, d. 21 Jul 1852
Children

Citations

  1. [S786] 1810 United States Census for Newburgh, Orange County, New York; citing Dawn Ellis, (Graham, North Carolina, USA) microfilm publication unknown film number.
  2. [S785] 1800 United States Census for Newburgh, Orange County, New York, p. 278; citing Dawn Ellis, (Graham, North Carolina, USA) microfilm publication unknown film number.
  3. [S1047] The Newburgh Gazette, ( n.pub., 1823-1864), 6 Nov 2002, death announcement states she is the relict of Ben Darby; Newburgh Free Library.
  4. [S1047] The Newburgh Gazette, ( n.pub., 1823-1864), 6 Nov 2002; Newburgh Free Library.
  5. [S786] 1810 United States Census for Newburgh, Orange County, New York, based on age range birth date between 1800-1810; citing Dawn Ellis, (Graham, North Carolina, USA) microfilm publication unknown film number.
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Benjamin E. Darby1,2

M, b. 18 February 1848
FatherAvery Edwin Darby1 b. 13 Feb 1824, d. 1920
MotherAmelia Williams1
ChartsDescendants of Benjamin Darby
Birth*18 February 1848 St. Eleanor's, Prince County, Prince Edward Island, Canada1 

Citations

  1. [S400] Richmond Parish Register, 1821-1957, Includes records of St. John's (St. Eleanors) and St. Mary's (Summerside) Anglican Churches, mfm #2630, MacNaught History Centre & Archives.
  2. [S421] MacKinnon and Warburton, Past and Present of Prince Edward Island (n.p.: n.pub., unknown publish date), p. 386, gives middle initial.
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Benjamin Darby Jr.1

M, b. 1795, d. 5 May 1876
FatherBenjamin Darby Sr.1 b. c Jun 1744, d. 3 Mar 1844
MotherSarah (?)1 b. c 1758, d. 1825
ChartsDescendants of Benjamin Darby
Birth*1795 St. Eleanor's, Prince County, Prince Edward Island, Canada2,3,4 
Cen-Head*1861 Lot 17, Prince County, Prince Edward Island, Canada; Farmer; Rel: R.C. 1, Ch of England 6; [# in Family] married 2, single 6;[vital stats in the past year] born-, died-, married-;[total # in family inc. servants] 7; under 5: 0/0, 5-16: 1/0, 16-21: 1/1, 21-45: 1/1, 45-60: 0/0, 60+: 1/15 
Marriage* Bride=Mary Elizabeth Tanton2 
Death*5 May 1876 aged 81 years4,6 
Burial*7 May 1876 St. John's Anglican Church, St. Eleanor's, Prince County, Prince Edward Island, Canada; [inscription on the bottom of the tombstone:]
"Yet again we hope to meet thee
When [his?] day of life is fled
Then in heaven with joy to greet thee
[Where?] no farewell tear is shed"; Interred=CAN, PE, Prince Co., Lot 17, St. Eleanor's, St. John's Anglican Cemetery6,7 

Family

Mary Elizabeth Tanton

Citations

  1. [S329] Graves, William Schurman Loyalist of Bedeque, Prince Edward Island and his descendants, I (Summerside, PEI: Harold B. Schurman, 1973), p. 106.
  2. [S325] Family Group Record submission to the Church of Jesus Christ of Latter Day Saints, Provo, Utah, Family History Library.
  3. [S327] International Genealogical Index, Canada, PEI, on microfiche, hereinafter, "IGI, Canada, PEI, March 1992", March 1992, microfiche, P0046, Pg. 177, 178, Dawn Ellis.
  4. [S329] Graves, William Schurman Loyalist of Bedeque, Prince Edward Island and his descendants, I (Summerside, PEI: Harold B. Schurman, 1973), Pg. 65-66, 106-108.
  5. [S480] Prince Edward Island Heritage Foundation, Master Name Index, Reel # 14, Ref: 1861 Census, Lot 17, pg. 12, Eptek Exhibition Centre.
  6. [S279] Tombstone Inscription, unknown publish date,, Tombstone of Benjamin Darby (Jr.), personal visit by author, St. John's Anglican Church Cemetery.
  7. [S400] Richmond Parish Register, 1821-1957, Call # 2630, Bur 1872-1893, Vol.3, pg.7, Includes records of St. John's (St. Eleanors) and St. Mary's (Summerside) Anglican Churches, mfm #2630, MacNaught History Centre & Archives.
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Benjamin Darby Jr.1

M
Cen-Head*1861 Lot 17, Prince County, Prince Edward Island, Canada; Farmer;Church of England 8;[# in family married] 1; [single] 7; [vital stats in the past year] born-, died-, married-; [total # in family] 8; under5 0/0, 5-16 2/2, 16-21 0/0, 21-45 2/2, 45-60 0/0, 60+ 0/01 

Citations

  1. [S480] Prince Edward Island Heritage Foundation, Master Name Index, Reel # 14, Ref: 1861 Census, Lot 17, pg. 12, Eptek Exhibition Centre.
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Benjamin Darby Sr.1

M, b. circa June 1744, d. 3 March 1844
ChartsAncestors of Reginald Evans Ellis
Descendants of Benjamin Darby
Birth*circa June 1744 2 
Immigration*between 1756 and 1763 Rhode Island, USA; "...possibly during the Seven Years War"3 
Marriage*circa 1772 Newburgh, Orange County, New York, USA; Bride=Lois (?)4,5 
Marriage*circa 1784 Bride=Sarah (?)1,6,7 
Cen-Head*an unknown date in 1798 Lot 17, Prince County, Prince Edward Island, Canada; 1798 census of Prince Edward Island||Benjamin Darby||In the census Benjamin's household was made up of the following individuals: Males under 16 - 4 [probably Netus b.c.1798 Benjamin b.1795, Isaac b.c.1793, George b.1790] , Females under 16 - 3 [probably Esther b.1794, Deborah b.c.1792 and Lois b.c.1788]; Males from 16 to 60 - 1 [Benjamin himself], Females from 16 to 60 - 3 [probably Mary b.1774, Elizabeth b.1773, and Ben's wife Sarah]; Males and females above 60 - 0; total males & females 11; Son=Netus Darby, Son=Benjamin Darby Jr., Son=Isaac Darby, Son=George Darby, Dau=Esther Darby, Dau=Deborah Darby, Dau=Lois Darby, Dau=Mary Darby, Dau=Elizabeth Darby, Spouse=Sarah (?)8 
Death*3 March 1844 St. Eleanor's, Prince County, Prince Edward Island, Canada; Benjamin's death was recorded in his son-in-law, Robert Ellis' daybook,"Old Mr. Benm. Darby died this morning Sunday 5 o'clock aged 99 years 9 months"9,10,3,11,12,2 
Burial*5 March 1844 St. John's Anglican Church, St. Eleanor's, Prince County, Prince Edward Island, Canada; Interred=CAN, PE, Prince Co., Lot 17, St. Eleanor's, St. John's Anglican Cemetery10,13,14 

Family 1

Lois (?) b. c 1754, d. 1783
Marriage*circa 1772 Newburgh, Orange County, New York, USA; Bride=Lois (?)4,5 
Children

Family 2

Sarah (?) b. c 1758, d. 1825
Marriage*circa 1784 Bride=Sarah (?)1,6,7 
Children

Citations

  1. [S273] Descendants of Benjamin Darby, Loyalist, unknown date, typescript descendancy chart, some parts confusing, no dates given, author unknown, some ms. additions, no sources given. Original in possession of Nita Harris Ellis, Summerside, PEI. Photocopy, Dawn Ellis.
  2. [S447] Day Book of Robert Ellis, Vol 1, pg. 48, Dawn Ellis.
  3. [S324] Jones and Haslam, AN ISLAND REFUGE Loyalists and Disbanded Troops on the Island of Saint John ([Charlottetown, PEI]: Abegweit Branch of the United Empire Loyalist Association of Canada, 1983), Benjamin Darby, pp. 84-90, Researched and submitted by: Mrs. Geraldine Darby Webster, Mrs. J. Scott Cairns and Claire A. Darby.
  4. [S325] Family Group Record submission to the Church of Jesus Christ of Latter Day Saints, Provo, Utah, Family History Library.
  5. [S524] International Genealogical Index, v. 4.0, on CDROM, hereinafter "IGI on CD", Saved to disk, printouts in possession of author, Family History Library.
  6. [S327] International Genealogical Index, Canada, PEI, on microfiche, hereinafter, "IGI, Canada, PEI, March 1992", March 1992, microfiche, P0046, Pg. 177, 178. Gives place as Prince Co., PEI and date of 1786 which I believe to be wrong, Dawn Ellis.
  7. [S324] Jones and Haslam, AN ISLAND REFUGE Loyalists and Disbanded Troops on the Island of Saint John ([Charlottetown, PEI]: Abegweit Branch of the United Empire Loyalist Association of Canada, 1983), Benjamin Darby, pp. 84-90, Researched and submitted by: Mrs. Geraldine Darby Webster, Mrs. J. Scott Cairns and Claire A. Darby. [Author's note--I can find no evidence of the marriage of Ben Darby and the Widow Bremble having taken place in Gagetown, NB or in PEI]
  8. [S480] Prince Edward Island Heritage Foundation, Master Name Index, Reel 14, Ref: 1798 Census in Duncan Campbell's "History of PEI", pg. 212, Eptek Exhibition Centre.
  9. [S277] Robert C. Thyberg, (author e-mail address available on request), to John T. Hannington, email, 6 Feb 1995 (CompuServe Cmail forwarded to author by R.C. Thyberg. Printout copy), Dawn Ellis, Graham, North Carolina, USA.
  10. [S279] Tombstone Inscription, unknown publish date, Tombstone of Benjamin Darby, personal visit by author, St. John's Anglican Church Cemetery.
  11. [S329] Graves, William Schurman Loyalist of Bedeque, Prince Edward Island and his descendants, I (Summerside, PEI: Harold B. Schurman, 1973), PG. 65-66, 106-108.
  12. [S480] Prince Edward Island Heritage Foundation, Master Name Index, Reel 14, Ref: Will probate L4 F 183, Eptek Exhibition Centre.
  13. [S400] Richmond Parish Register, 1821-1957, Call # 2630/1 pg. 161, Includes records of St. John's (St. Eleanors) and St. Mary's (Summerside) Anglican Churches, mfm #2630, MacNaught History Centre & Archives.
  14. [S324] Jones and Haslam, AN ISLAND REFUGE Loyalists and Disbanded Troops on the Island of Saint John ([Charlottetown, PEI]: Abegweit Branch of the United Empire Loyalist Association of Canada, 1983), Benjamin Darby, pp. 84-90, Researched and submitted by: Mrs. Geraldine Darby Webster, Mrs. J. Scott Cairns and Claire A. Darby. They note that Ben's stone is the oldest in the churchyard, and that another stone stands closeby with no name & no date, just the inscription: " To my own dear Harriet and our little Minnie."
  15. [S327] International Genealogical Index, Canada, PEI, on microfiche, hereinafter, "IGI, Canada, PEI, March 1992", March 1992, microfiche, P0046, Pg. 177, Dawn Ellis.
  16. [S274] History of Benjamin Darby, Richibucto, NB, 24 May 1941, typescript narrative, no author, no sources given. Original in possession of Nita Harris Ellis, Summerside, PEI. Ms. note, in what looks like Nita's hand, was probably added later. Photocopy, Dawn Ellis.
  17. [S329] Graves, William Schurman Loyalist of Bedeque, Prince Edward Island and his descendants, I (Summerside, PEI: Harold B. Schurman, 1973), pg. 108.
  18. [S329] Graves, William Schurman Loyalist of Bedeque, Prince Edward Island and his descendants, I (Summerside, PEI: Harold B. Schurman, 1973), p. 106.
  19. [S325] Family Group Record submission to the Church of Jesus Christ of Latter Day Saints, Provo, Utah, 23 Feb 1990, by Keith M. Thompson, Provo, Utah. Batch Nos. F517443 and 5017443, Serial No. 16, on microfilm No. 1553687, citing Orlo Jones and Doris Haslam, An island Refuge, p. 89. He has not copied the data exactly as it appears in the book which the author has in her collection., Family History Library.
  20. [S274] History of Benjamin Darby, Richibucto, NB, 24 May 1941, typescript narrative, no author, no sources given. Original in possession of Nita Harris Ellis, Summerside, PEI. Ms. note, in what looks like Nita's hand, was probably added later. Photocopy, Dawn Ellis.
  21. [S278] History of Benjamin Darby, 31 Mar 1941, manuscript. narrative, no author, no sources, few dates. The author refers to Robert Ellis as "our great grandfather". Original in possession of Nita Harris Ellis, Summerside, PEI. Photocopy, Dawn Ellis.
  22. [S325] Family Group Record submission to the Church of Jesus Christ of Latter Day Saints, Provo, Utah, 23 Feb 1990, by Keith M. Thompson, Provo, Utah. Batch Nos. F517443 and 5017443, Serial No. 16, on microfilm No. 1553687, citing Orlo Jones and Doris Haslam, An Island Refuge, p. 89. He has not copied the data exactly as it appears in the book which the author has in her collection. Photocopy, in possession of author, Family History Library.
  23. [S327] International Genealogical Index, Canada, PEI, on microfiche, hereinafter, "IGI, Canada, PEI, March 1992", March 1992, microfiche, Call No. P0046, p. 177, citing Batch No. 5017443, Serial No. 12 on LDS Microfilm No.1553687, Dawn Ellis.
  24. [S325] Family Group Record submission to the Church of Jesus Christ of Latter Day Saints, Provo, Utah, 23 Feb 1990, by Keith M. Thompson, Provo, Utah. Batch Nos. F517443, Serial No. 16, on microfilm No. 1553687, citing Orlo Jones and Doris Haslam, An Island Refuge. He has not copied the data exactly as it appears in the book which the author has in her collection. Photocopy, in possession of author, Family History Library.
  25. [S327] International Genealogical Index, Canada, PEI, on microfiche, hereinafter, "IGI, Canada, PEI, March 1992", March 1992, microfiche, P0046, Pg. 177, 178, Dawn Ellis.
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Carrie Darby1

F
FatherAvery Edwin Darby1 b. 13 Feb 1824, d. 1920
MotherAmelia Williams1
ChartsDescendants of Benjamin Darby
Marriage* Groom=Edward Ireland1 

Family

Edward Ireland

Citations

  1. [S421] MacKinnon and Warburton, Past and Present of Prince Edward Island (n.p.: n.pub., unknown publish date), p. 386.
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