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William Arthur Morkill1

(Nov 27, 1854 - )
William Arthur Morkill|b. Nov 27, 1854|p6688.htm|Thomas Morkill|b. Jan 21, 1812\nd. Sep 18, 1887|p6677.htm|Jane Laird|b. c. 1828|p6683.htm|Thomas Morkill|b. Jul 27, 1773\nd. Nov 13, 1858|p6674.htm|Elizabeth Dalby|d. Jan 6, 1847|p6675.htm|||||||
Descendants of Thomas Morkill
     William Arthur Morkill was born on Nov 27, 1854 in Ontario.1,2,3 He was the son of Thomas Morkill and Jane Laird.1

     William appeared on the 1881 Canadian Census of Emerson, Provencher, Manitoba, next door to his brother Thomas.2

     William married Emily Harriet Cruikshank on Apr 15, 1886 at All Saints Church in Winnipeg, Manitoba.1

     William and Emily appeared on the 1901 Canadian Census of Franklin, Provencher, Manitoba, with their children Harold, Alice, Eva and Thomas. Also in the house were visitor Mary Knox and servant Pauline Hallsie.3

Children of William Arthur Morkill and Emily Harriet Cruikshank


  1. Morkill, J W. "Descent of Morkill, of Austhorpe and Newfield Hall, in the West Riding of the County of York". Compiled Mar 28, 1915. Original owned by Jane Patrick, copy in possession of author.
  2. Manitoba. District Provencher (184). 1881 Canadian Census, population schedule. Micropublication C-13282 (FHL Film 1375918). Ottawa, Ontario: Library and Archives Canada.
  3. Manitoba. District Provencher (10). 1901 Canadian Census, population schedule. Micropublication T-6434. Ottawa, Ontario: Library and Archives Canada.
  4. Online Province of Manitoba, Consumer & Corporate Affairs. Vital Statistics. Birth Registrations.