The Canadian branch of the Loxton'sInformation provided by Marcia Loxton Worley, USA
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ELIJAH JOHN HENRY LOXTON is my great-great grandfather (I have a picture of him taken when he was in his late 30's - early 40's). He was b. 1841 in England. Father's name was George, no mother's name yet. Married ELIZA CRIBB, July 14, 1861 in Bristol, England. Lived on Lead House Lane in Bristol. He was a blacksmith, she was a tailoress. (I have their certified marriage license).
J.H. and ELIZA immigrated to Ontario, Canada abt. 1868-1870, with 3 children
who had been born in England. They settled in Toronto and Stratford, Ontario
until abt. 1878 when the family moved to Petrolia, Lambton Co, Ontario, CAN.
#2: ELIZA C. b. 1863 in Bristol, England, m. ARTHUR ENNIS & GEORGE MITCHELL, d. Aug 9, 1949. Lived in Sarnia, Lambton Co, ONT. Had one daughter MAYME MITCHELL who moved to Port Huron, Michigan.
#3: GEORGE A.J. b. 1865-66 in Bristol, England, m. IDA CLIFFORD in Port Huron, Michigan, d. Apr 1, 1904 in Chicago, Illinois.
#4: WILLIAM HENRY, (my great-grandfather) b. Oct 27, 1870 in Toronto, York
Co, Ontario, CAN, m. RACHEL ANN GALLOWAY, Oct 24, 1891. She died in 1940. He
m. SARAH HAWKINS abt. 1948 (he was 78 at the time). William Henry moved to Port
Huron, Michigan, where he opened a boiler shop. His business was the first to
own an intermittent arc welder in St. Clair County. Died March 1952 in Port
#5: SARAH ANN, b. 1873 in Bristol, England, d. 1880 of scarlet fever.
#6: JAMES HENRY, b. 1876, birthplace unknown, m. ELIZA MUXLOW, d. Feb 1971 in Petrolia, CAN
#7: THOMAS EDWARD, b. Apr 20, 1878 in Petrolia, m. MARY ANN FORSYTHE, d. June 1952 in Enniskillen Township, Lambton Co, Ontario, CAN.
#8: MARY ANN, b. Dec 1881 in Petrolia, m. GEORGE HAWTHORNE MAITLAND, d. Nov 1977 in Forest, Lambton Co, Ontario. (I have been in touch with this branch of the family and have exchanged pictures and family records).
#9: CHARLES, b. 1885, m. ROSE SEYMOUR, d. June 1970 in Sarnia, Lambton Co, Ontario.
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