Tuesday, June 21, 2016

Goulbourn Settlers

Surname H [ 2 of 2 ]
21 June 2016

Hefferman, Patrick  Maitland St. Lot 9E  18 Mar 1839
       CCCbk # 736   1851 Cen. Tailor + 5 children, age 50;
        and wife Mary Ann, age 40; b. Gibraltar.
Henderson, George  Con. 3, Lot 18E   26 Jul 1827
        CCCBk # 100, 113 ++ [ Many persons, various places]
Henderson, James  Con. 2, Lot 12W  2 Jul 1828
        MUC  page 9; CCCBk 1196, 1816++
Heron, Patrick, Rev.  Fowler St. Lot 2 E   27 Jan 1834
        Nil data??
Hill, James  Con. 4, Lot 11R, 1/2 of E 1/2  29 May 1828
      CCCBk # 138, 553+; 1851 Cen. age 45, Marlboro Twp
Hobbs, William  Con. 8, Lot 29W  2 Apr 1828
      FF 9, age 128, 130 +; CCCBk# 379, 497+
      1851 Cen. Goulb. Twp. age 69; wife Mary, age 71
Hodgins, William  Con. 11, Lot 31E  24 Oct 1821
      FF pg 50+; MUC  pg 10; CCCbk 52, 66, +++
      Also see ea 3 in Huntley Twp; ea 8 Clarendon Twp.
Hueston, Hugh  Con. 6, Lot 1E   13 Jun 1826
       CCCBk# 14, 22a.  Also Huston and Hewiston ??
Huston, many Con. 2, Lot 11E  2 Aug 1824

Surname I   Nil names

Next in July, Surnames J and K

WW 1
13 June 1916
 Canadians regain lost ground near Mount Sorel

1 July 1916
The Newfoundland Regiment is decimated at
Beaumont Hamel on the opening day of the
Battle of the Somme.

Tuesday, June 14, 2016

Goulbourn Settlers

Surname H (1 of 2)

Hall, John  Con. 9, lot 25E  24 Oct 1821
        CCCBk #13
        There is a James Hall in the 1851 Census,
         Lived in Richmond, age 84
Hampson, Isaac [Israel)?  Con 10, Lot 11W  3 May 1828
        CCCBk #914;  1851 Cen. Oxford County
Harris, Michael Rev. Cockburn St. Lot 10W  1 Feb 1834
        CCCBk #427
Hart, John  Con. 10, Lot 7E  18 Apr 1836
       CCCBk #59
Hart, Thomas  Con. 4, lot 14R1/2 of W1/2
      CCCBk #309, 376; MUC page 14
Hazelwood, John  Con. 11, Lot 29E  12 Jun 1828
      CCCBk #600
Healy, William Jr.  Con. 6, Lot 19W  2 May 1828
                                Con. 7, Lot 19W  17 Jan 1829
      CCCBk #516, 2068;  MUC page 9
Healy, William Sr. Con. 6, Lot 18E  2 Apr 1828
     CCCBk # 209, 516; FF page 120 to 128

NOTE.
  CCCBk, Carleton County Copy Books [1 to 5]
  MUC  Militia of Upper Canada
  FF  Farms and Families
   All three are located in Ottawa City Archives,
    Ottawa Branch, OGS collection
Part 2 of 2 shortly.

Wednesday, June 1, 2016

Goulbourn Settlers

Surname G
1 June 2016
Garland, James  Con. 8, Lot 4E   25 Nov 1826
         CCCBk 31, 72 +
Garland, Nicholas  Con. 8, Lot 4E   19 Aug 1828
         CCCBk 219+  1851 Cen. p.27d, 28a, (55)  age 54
Garland, Thomas  Con. 7, Lot 4E  25 Sept 1825
        CCCBk 31,72+  1851 Cen. p. 10d,11a, (21)  age 70
Garland, William  Con. 10, Lot1E  13 Feb 1830
        CCCBk 274
Garvin, Thomas   Con. 8, lot 12W  2 Apr 1828
        CCCBk 53, FF p63, 1851 Cen p. 24d, 25a, (49)  age 66
Gordon, John  Con. 6, Lot 16E  5 May 1824
        CCCBk 39, 40+ MUC pg 186,
         1851 Cen. p. 34d, 35a, (69)  age 60
Gordon, William  Con. 9, lot 11W  12 Jan 1828
        CCCBk #98, 211+
Graham, Christopher  Con. 5, Lot 20E  5 May 1828
        CCCBk 21, 130, 178++
        1851 Cen p. 13d,4a, (7)  age 43  March Twp.
Graham, William  Con. 4, Lot 23N  1 Sept 1827
        CCCBk #130, 246++, FF p99 Huntley of March Twp
Grant, Robert  C12, Lot 27E  24 Oct 1821
        CCCBk #203,+++, FF pg 103,4,7,8,9++
        MUC pg10,  1851 Cen p. 2d,3a,, (5)  age 59
Green, John  Con. 2, Lot 11W  24 Jul 1822
        CCCBK 401,494, MUC pg9, FF p199  FF p 199
        Goulb. p.44d, 45a, (89)  age 53
NOTE; There are also a James, Thomas and Robert Green
              living in Goulbourn Twp
             FF; above is for pub. Farms and Families
             MUC;  Men of Upper Canada

Next post in about 2 weeks

Saturday, May 21, 2016

Goulbourn Settlers

21 May 2016   Surname F

Fatchell, John P   Con. 2, Lot 4E   24 Apr 1822
              No record?
Foye, Patrick   Con 8, Lot 16E   11 Jan 1829
          Lanark Co. 1851 Cen. p11d, 12a, (23)  age 40
Featherstone, Robert   Con. 7, Lot 13W  3 Jan 1829
          Nil 1851 Census??
Fee, William   McBean St. W, Lot 1    27 Sept 1844?
          b. Ireland Methodist, age 65
          Goulbourn Twp. p,31d, 32a, (63)
Fitzpatrick, William  Con. 6, Lot 15W   9 May 1812
          b. Ireland C of E, Tailor  age 70
          Lanark Co. Beckwith Twp. p19d,20a, (101)
Fleming, Andrew  Con. 8, Lot 11W  2 Apr 1828
         Goulbourn Twp p,7d,8a, (15)  age 70
Floyd, Thomas  McBean St. Lot 10  7 Feb 1834
         Bytown ?? 1851Census?
Fornier, Germain   Con. 10, Lot 1E  3 May 1828
         Nil local info/data
Fournier, Anthony  Con. 9, Lot 9E  22 Apr 1829
                                Con. 10, Lot 15W  22 Jan 1833
        Nil local info/data

Next Month Surnames G, H and I ??

As I mentioned previously many of the people mentioned
here probably moved away soon after settling.
However they stayed long enough to obtain the
Patent on their lot.

Sunday, May 8, 2016

Goulbourn Settlers

8 May 2016   Surname E
Edge, George, Jr. Cockburn St. E. Lot 1  12 Feb 1834
      CCCBk. 453, 662+, MUC, pg 8 & 13 p, 29,30a (59)  age 45
Edge, George Sr.  McBean St. W. Lot 11  12 Feb 1834
      wife, Susan  CCCBk 1442, 1622
      A family file at Goulb. Twp. Historical Soc. Lib
Evans, David, Rev.  Lennox St E, Lot 8
         Exact data uncertain ??
Eynouf, Stephen. School Teacher.
       Came to Richmond early with his family and died 2 Jan 1828
       Wife Ann b. England c1792- d 7 July 1871
        Ann then married Joseph Stanzel c 1830
        Family history in Farms and Families pg 182-186
        The picture on pg 184 is of my father and his parents.
Surname F to follow in about 2 weeks

Friday, April 22, 2016

WW1

22 April 2016

9 March 1916
  Germany declares war on Portugal
22 March 1916
  The NFLD Reg't is moved to France in preparation
for the massive Somme offensive.
27 March 1916
  3rd British Division attacks St. Eloi salient,
south of Ypres, Belgium.
4 April 1916
  Canadians relieve exhausted British Forces in
front of St. Eloi, Belgium.
7 April 1916
  Amid the mud and craters of St. Eloi, Canadian
losses between March and mid-April are
nearly 1,400
19 April 1916
  The Germans force the Canadians out of
Craters 6 and 7 at St. Eloi

Note. The above info and similar which have appeared
           before this date are from an insert to 'The Legion'
           Magazine entitled 'Canada and the Great War'--
           The Battles. Lists the 'Battles' and also a large map
            of France, Belgium etc. A very detailed account of
           casualties and a timeline of the Battles. ie.
           April 1915  Ypres
           May-June 1915 Festubert and Givenchy
           March-June 1916 St. Eloi Craters and Mount Sorrel

Friday, April 15, 2016

Goulbourn Settlers

Surname D  15 April 2016

Dale, John  Con. 9, Lot 21E  18 Sept 1824
          MUC 226, CCCB 7 possibly settled in Clarendon Twp.
           Pontiac Co. Que. 1851 Cen. p,17d,18a, (35)
Dawson, Lancelot  Con. 5, Lot 25 All, 26 May 1825, and,
                               Con. 6, Lot 24W
            CCCBk 27  Goulbourn.  Twp.    p,40d,41a, (81)
Daily, James Jr. & Sr.  Con. 10, Lot 28E  24 May 1822
           MUC 11; CCCBk 254 for both
Delasseras, Valentine  Con. 9, Lot 6E  3 May 1828
           Nil records
Dempsey, John  King St. W, Lot 11  5 Feb 183x
           MUC 8  Nil other records
Dobson, Robert  Con. 1, Lot 24E  2 Jun 1842
          MUC 16  Goulbourn Twp.  p, 49d, 50a, (99)  age 50
Donahoe, Michael  Con. 3, Lot 20W  5 May 1828
          MUC 8; CCCBk 640
Doughtery (Doherty)Edward  Con. 9, Lot 5E  23 Jun 1826
         CCCBk 65 Possibly Lanark County
Downing, Andrew  Con. 9, lot 13E  13 Jun 1828
         Nil
Dunfield, James  Con. 8, Lot 7W  2 Apr 1828
        Possibly Pakenham Twp. Lanark Co.
More info to follow.  Surname E and F next month

FYI. I  am beginning to believe that many who settled in Goulbourn
         Twp. moved away after rations were terminated 24 Dec 1822.