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Date: 1999-06-29/02:13
C. Salvino ( wrote:

PATTERSON Looking for descendants of Lauchlin Patterson b1842 sp Jane Wallace b1847, lived in Oakwood,Ont. Children were..Mary(Ann)b1866 sp Jim Taylor, Christina b1869 sp??James, John(Jack) b1873 sp Annie McNamee, (Neil)Alfonso b1880 sp??, (Almina) Maude b1883 sp WilliamBailey, Lonson b1885 sp RebeccaWright, Louis(Lewis) b1889 sp??, Rene b?? sp JosephCooper, William b?? sp?? Any info would be appreciated. Thanks.

Date: 1999-06-25/06:58
Stan Ward ( wrote:

Looking for some record of birth for WILLIAM HENRY WARD b.7 Jun, 1852 Petersbrough, Canada, hoping to find a record with his fathers name. William Henry imigrated to the US before 1869. Is there a census prior to 1871 that shows more than head of household.

Date: 1999-06-25/04:56
Debbie Burr ( wrote:

Seeking information on the descendents of Henry Weymark s/o Henry Weymark and Sophia Ling b. 1837 in England d. 1898 in Peterborough Cty. and his wife Elizabeth Jane Post d/o Jacob Post and Elizabeth Birchville b. 1842 Hastings Cty. d. 1882 Peterborough Cty. Children Henry, Albert, Sophia, James, George, Bessie, Benjamin, Jessie, William and Clarence. Have lots of information on the Post Family and on the Henry Weymark's ancestors. Would just like to fill in some blanks on Henry and Jane's family tree.

Date: 1999-06-22/17:15
Michael P Murphy ( / ) wrote:

Joseph Patrick O'Donnell born April 5,1892 Ennismore Ont. Father: Patrick O'Donnell Mother: Mary Curtain. Married Mary Agnus McCarthy September 23, 1913. Mary Agnus was born May 18, 1892 Douro Ont Father: John McCarthy Mother: Mary Coughlin. Any information on any or all of these people will be a great help in starting research on this my wife's family tree. Thank You

Date: 1999-06-15/18:08
Tina Tenkula ( wrote:

Searching for Couch family. Daniel Couch born about 1825 Hastings County, Ontario, died 1879 in Murray Township, Northumberland County, Ontario, married Ann Powers DeGroff. Son is Moses Wellington Couch, born August 11, 1850 at Loon Lake, Apsley, Anstruther Township, Peterborough County, Ontario, died April 18, 1931 in South Gillies, District of Thunder Bay, Ontario, married Emma Elizath Woods in 1869 in Apsley, Ontario.

Date: 1999-06-13/18:28
Bill Logan ( / ) wrote:

I am looking for infornation on the ancestors of Margaret ROACH (ROCHE), born August 02, 1860 in Peterborough, Ontario, Canada. Per the 1871 Ont. census, her parents were Patrick and Ellen (Helen?) ROACH, both born in Canada, and possibly his parents were Thomas and Mary ROACH, both born in Ireland. I would be happy to share any info with others researching this family.

Date: 1999-06-12/00:16
RoseAnnFisher ( wrote:

I am looking for a marriage date of John Ford and Elmira Monroe, both of Norwood, Peterborough, Ontario. They have children born in Norwood. The approximate time period for the marriage would be prior to 1872.

Date: 1999-06-11/18:37
Rusty Cooper ( wrote:

Am looking for descendents of Florence Cotter and her sister Mary Elizabeth Cotter who were Barnardo children. They arrived at the Barnardos in l896. Thank you

Date: 1999-06-10/06:17
David Innes Gallagher ( wrote:

I am looking for info on the John Carnegie family of Peterborough. He was an M.P.P. & died Jan 18, 1910.
Also for the William Snyder family of Peterborough; he died May 27, 1861.

Date: 1999-06-10/05:18
Darlene Eberhardt ( wrote:

Looking for info on John STINSON born 1862 Ont. married 1882 in Peterboro to Eliza Jane ROBINSON born 1864 Ont. Children Adeline born 1893, Mabel born 1897, George born 1888, Hyrain born 1882. Fredrick Allen born 1884, Lena M born 1886, Bertha V born 1890, Sharlott born 1895. Looking for parents for John and Eliza and spouses for children.

Date: 1999-06-08/06:03
Jack Lawrence ( wrote:

Searching for ancestors who came to Peterborough - Bobcaygeon area about 1850's. Henry Lawrence and kids left Ireland and relocated here. Kids were: Anthony (b:1834; Susan (b1843; and Martha Jane (b1848. Susan married Ferdinand Wright 4/18/1867; Martha Jane married John Maxell May 24, 1867; and Anthony (my Great grandfather)wed Eliza McElwain and had 13 kids. Seems to be lots of info available

Date: 1999-06-08/01:36
Kenneth White ( wrote:

My White ancesters settled in Douro, Smith, Cavendish etc in the 1850-1870 time frame, after migrating from Huntingdon Co., Quebec. I keep searching the web for clues to the whereabouts of some missing parts of the family. Hope that more information is inserted into the township web pages.

Date: 1999-06-06/19:11
Dennis Cotter ( / ) wrote:

Interested in making conact with anyone tracing the two Cotter families that were part of the 1825 Peter Robinson settlers. One family settled in Duro.The second Ontonobee. I am trying to prove a connection to my Essex County Cotter's.

Date: 1999-05-31/10:40
Lori McInnes ( wrote:

Looking for any information on "Andrew Douglas", who lived in Peterborough in 1817 according to the census of Ontario. He was a carpenter from Scotland, he was my great-grandfather.

Date: 1999-05-28/06:39
Teresa Gifford ( wrote:

Looking for any family of ARCHIE AND MARY QUINN possibly lived in Peterborough county or city. They had a daughter MARY QUINN born Sept 25 1902 grew up in (FINTER)? died Dec 26 1951 in Ottawa. married George Christopher, She is my fathers mother. My father was orphaned born Oct 26 1928 in Ottawa he lived in Peterborough his name is Donald Ross Quinn. We are looking for any siblings of my grandmother, any information would be very much appreciated.

Date: 1999-05-28/03:41
Pam Potter ( wrote:

Looking for TAYLOR, NOLAN, AND WILKS. Henrietta Taylor, from Belleville, married Albert Nolan, from Petersborough, on 14Apr1884. Their daughter Rachel Nolan (my grandmother) married Edward Wilks on 16Jun1909. Any info, forward or back, would be appreciated!

Date: 1999-05-25/22:09
Sally McGillis ( wrote:

I am looking for ANY information on a JOHN MCGILLIS. He was born in 1840, location unknown. Married Sarah Walter in 1864/1865, location unknown. First son, James was born in Canada, exact location unknown, in 1866. USA 1880 census lists John as a log sealer. If unable to help, can you recomend any ideas, thoughts on how I can pursue this? Thank you for your time and attention - Sally

Date: 1999-05-17/16:44
Phyllis Gariglio ( wrote:

Looking for information on GUILLUME LAGRANDEUR(LEGRANDEUR) who married CELANIRE LAPLANTE and lived in peterborough county township of Duro around 1870 their children were AGNES(strong),ALEC,FLORENCE(DAVIS),ARCHIE,FRED AND LAURA(PERRAS)who was my grandmother.

Date: 1999-05-13/02:47
Faye Hood ( wrote:

BEATTY//CUMMINGS..Looking for information on the family of Andrew Beatty (1849-1918) and Mary Anne Cummings (1852-1925. The children listed were James born abt 1873;Elizabeth abt 1875; Margaret abt 1877; Frances 08Nov. 1879; Thomas abt 1882; Lucy abt. 1885 believed to married a Gray; Ethel abt 1888 thought to married a Penrose; Jesse abt 1890 and Mabel abt 1892. The family lived in the Peterborough area from 1880 on. Andrew died in Havelock in 1918. Any help with this family will be greatly appreciated!!!

Date: 1999-05-13/01:35
Charlene Buckley ( wrote:

TOPLIS, Samuel Fleetwood Churchill, born February 24 1876, died December 23 1942. Worked for Ackerman & Adams for many years as a leather salesman. Lived? Married? a woman named Helen who worked at the American Hotel. They had a cottage in Bewdley. Does anyone know anything about Helen or this couple. Samuel had two sisters, Mary and Amy. He also had three children from a previous marriage. His first wife died in childbirth. Samuel is my grandfather. I know of his siblings and parents, but I need to find out more about uncles, aunts, and cousins. His father's name was Charles Samuel Churchill TOPLIS and his mother's name was Eliza Ann Matthews. I need also to find out the surname of Helen.

Date: 1999-05-11/06:06
Melissa Payne ( wrote:

Looking for information on my g-grandmother Alice Jane WHITERED and her parents. Alice was born in Otonabee. She married John R. PAYNE on August 27, 1912. And she died on December 1, 1929 at the age of 50. Her registration of death lists her parents as George WHITRED and Sarah REID.

Date: 1999-05-11/05:48
Melissa Payne ( wrote:

I am looking for information on the parents of John Richard PAYNE who was born on October 15, 1876, I believe he was born in Warsaw, Dummer Township, Peterborough County. I believe his fathers name was Josiah, and his mothers name was Sarah Ann DOUDLE. I do know Josiah and Sarah were married in Albion on September 27, 1871. Any information on the couple or John himself would be greatly appreciated.

Date: 1999-05-10/08:19
Larry Johannessen ( wrote:

I am looking for information on my ancestors Peter E. JOHNSTONE and his wife Margaret Jane McCAULEY. The information I have says they were married in 1882 and lived in Apsley Township. Their children include my Grandmother, Nellie Eva Johnstone b: 21 Aug 1898. Any information is greatly appreciated!!

Date: 1999-05-08/03:10
Ralph Bird ( wrote:

James Cranley is a relative of my wife who I show was born in Peterborough County on Oct 17, 1857. I can find no record of him in the records that are available to me. I do show a John Cranley in the 1871 census who may be a relative, but nothing on James Cranley. Any help woud be greatly appreciated. Thanks

Date: 1999-05-08/00:57
Unknown ( wrote:

Checking out your site, interested in Peterborough, but no luck. I'm looking for Emerald Roy Post, b. Dec 6, 1912 in Campbellford and his family moved to Peterborough when Emerald was a child. Married a women named Joyce, surname unknown. Served in WW2. Looking for school info, residences in Peterborough, children, and family info would be greatly appreciated.

Date: 1999-05-02/07:01
Stan Ward ( wrote:

Looking for information on the family of my great grandfather William Henry Ward or McWard born Petersbrough, 7 June, 1852, imigrated to the US prior to 1869, leaving family behind, applied for US citizenship 1869, married Sarah Ellen Turner, 17 Aug, 1875. Acording to family history his father imigrated to Canada from England or Ireland.

Date: 1999-04-18/04:15
Terina ( wrote:

ORR, Searching for information on a Charles Orr and his sister, Effie Murdoff(nee Orr), Orginated from St.Thomas Ontario or Tweed Ontario. Effie married James Murdoff and they have at least one son, Charles. Any leads would very appreciated.

Date: 1999-04-09/01:27
phyllis ( wrote:

Looking for Guillaume Lagrandeur who married Celanire Laplante around 185? They had 6 children who are: Agnes(strong),Alec,Florence(Davis) Archie,Fred,and Laura (Perras) who lived for a time that I know of in Peterborough,township of Douro.

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