Walter Ker1

M, #115701, b. 22 May 1838
     Walter Ker was born on 22 May 1838 at Eramosa, Wellington Co., ON, Canada.1 He was the son of James Ker and Mary Moore.1 Walter Ker married Margaret Lea (????) circa 1862.2

Census, Occupation & Residence

January 1852Eramosa, Wellington Co., ON, Canada"Walter" age 12, b. Canada, with parents, etc.3
January 1861Wellington Co., ON, Canada"Walter" age 21, b. ON, with parents, etc.4
16 August 1870Chillicothe, Livingston Co., MO"Walter" age 32, b. Canada, tin peddler, with wife Margaret and children Martha, Henrietta, James, Victoria and Mary5
13 June 1900Kansas City, Wyandotte Co., KS"Walter Kerr" age 60, b. Canada, carpenter, with wife Margaret and children Sidney and Leora6
27 April 1910Kansas City, Wyandotte Co., KS"Walter" age 70, b. Canada, house carpenter, withe wife Margaret; living with daughter Martha and family7
8 January 1920Kansas City, Wyandotte Co., KS"Walter Kerr" age 79, b. Canada, widower, house carpenter, living with daughter Mary and family8

Children of Walter Ker and Margaret Lea (????)

Citations

  1. [S2930] Dave Ker, Ker Family Tree (GEDCOM), Bermuda, 6 August 2016.
  2. [S2974] Robert Lewis Norman, "Ker Family Tree," database made available on-line courtesy of Robert Lewis Norman, http://person.ancestry.ca/tree/13958500/person/26699559/facts, database viewed 9 December 2016.
  3. [S70] 1851 (12 January 1852) Census of Canada, Eramosa, Wellington Co., ON, Canada West, p. 32 (stamped 63).
  4. [S847] 1861 (14 January) Census of Canada, Enumeration District W5, Wellington Co., ON, Canada, stamped 102 (it appears that the census was recorded on 1856 non-residents land assessments forms).
  5. [S9] 1870 (June 1) U.S. Census, Chillicothe, Livingston Co., MO, p. 13 (stamped 440).
  6. [S12] 1900 (June 1) U.S. Census, Kansas City, Wyandotte Co., KS, ED 152, Sheet 23A (stamped 23).
  7. [S13] 1910 (April 15) U.S. Census, Kansas City, Wyandotte Co., KS, ED 156, Sheet 10B (back of stamped 146).
  8. [S14] 1920 (January 1) U.S. Census, Kansas City, Wyandotte Co., KS, ED 161, Sheet 5B (back of stamped 71).

Agnes Samantha Ker1

F, #115702, b. 22 August 1838, d. 30 September 1895
     Agnes Samantha Ker was born on 22 August 1838 at Wellington Co., ON, Canada.2,3 She was the daughter of James Ker and Mary Moore.1 Agnes Samantha Ker married John Morrison on 31 December 1866 at Mount Forest, Wellington Co., ON, Canada.3,4 Agnes Samantha Ker died on 30 September 1895 at Mount Forest, Wellington Co., ON, Canada, at age 57.1

Census, Occupation & Residence

January 1852Eramosa, Wellington Co., ON, Canada"Agnes" age 13, b. Canada, with parents, etc.2
January 1861Wellington Co., ON, Canada"Agness" age 22, b. ON, with parents, etc.5
April 1881Egremont, Grey Co., ON, Canada"Agnes" age 42, b. ON, with husband, etc.6

Children of Agnes Samantha Ker and John Morrison

Citations

  1. [S2930] Dave Ker, Ker Family Tree (GEDCOM), Bermuda, 6 August 2016.
  2. [S70] 1851 (12 January 1852) Census of Canada, Eramosa, Wellington Co., ON, Canada West, p. 32 (stamped 63).
  3. [S2996] David Ker, "Capt. James Ker - email 02," e-mail message from David Ker to David G. Ball, 19 Jan 2017.
  4. [S3000] Val Ruske, "Switzer/Lawrence Family Tree," database made available on-line courtesy of Val Ruske, http://person.ancestry.ca/tree/25341735/person/1638845805/facts, database viewed 26 January 2017.
  5. [S847] 1861 (14 January) Census of Canada, Enumeration District W5, Wellington Co., ON, Canada, stamped 102 (it appears that the census was recorded on 1856 non-residents land assessments forms).
  6. [S849] 1881 (4 April) Census of Canada, Egremont, Grey South, ON, Canada, p. 42.

Nelson Ker1

M, #115703, b. circa 1844, d. 17 June 1914
     Nelson Ker was born circa 1844 at Eramosa, Wellington Co., ON, Canada.1,2 He was the son of James Ker and Mary Moore.1 Nelson Ker died on 17 June 1914 at Tuckersmith, Huron Co., ON, Canada.2,3

Census, Occupation & Residence

January 1852Eramosa, Wellington Co., ON, Canada"Nelson" age 7, b. Canada, with parents, etc.1
January 1861Wellington Co., ON, Canada"Nelson" age 18, b. ON, with parents, etc.4
April 1871Mount Forest, Wellington North, On, Canada"Nelson" age 27, b. ON, laborer, with mother, etc.5

Citations

  1. [S70] 1851 (12 January 1852) Census of Canada, Eramosa, Wellington Co., ON, Canada West, p. 32 (stamped 63).
  2. [S2930] Dave Ker, Ker Family Tree (GEDCOM), Bermuda, 6 August 2016.
  3. [S2974] Robert Lewis Norman, "Ker Family Tree," database made available on-line courtesy of Robert Lewis Norman, http://person.ancestry.ca/tree/13958500/person/26699559/facts, database viewed 9 December 2016.
  4. [S847] 1861 (14 January) Census of Canada, Enumeration District W5, Wellington Co., ON, Canada, stamped 102 (it appears that the census was recorded on 1856 non-residents land assessments forms).
  5. [S848] 1871 (2 April) Census of Canada, Mount Forest, Wellington North, ON, Canada, p. 12.

Peter Ker1

M, #115704, b. 9 October 1850, d. 22 December 1930
     Peter Ker was born on 9 October 1850 at Eramosa, Wellington Co., ON, Canada.1,2 He was the son of James Ker and Mary Moore.1 Peter Ker married Mary Ann Ahrens, daughter of Frederick Ahrens and Sophia Rapp, on 19 July 1877 at Brucefield, ON, Canada.3 Peter Ker died on 22 December 1930 at Yarmouth Centre, Elgin Co., ON, Canada, at age 80.2,4

Census, Occupation & Residence

January 1852Eramosa, Wellington Co., ON, Canada"Peter" age 2, b. Canada, with parents, etc.1
January 1861Wellington Co., ON, Canada"Peter" age 11, b. ON, with parents, etc.5
April 1871Mount Forest, Wellington North, On, Canada"Peter" age 21, b. ON, with mother, etc.6

Children of Peter Ker and Mary Ann Ahrens

Citations

  1. [S70] 1851 (12 January 1852) Census of Canada, Eramosa, Wellington Co., ON, Canada West, p. 32 (stamped 63).
  2. [S2930] Dave Ker, Ker Family Tree (GEDCOM), Bermuda, 6 August 2016.
  3. [S1805] Ontario, Canada, Marriages 1801-1928, made available by FamilySearch.org (Salt Lake City, Utah) on-line at http://familysearch.org, 2012; database courtesy of The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-Day Saints.
  4. [S2138] 1921 (1 June) Canada Census, Egremont, Grey South East, ON, Canada, p. 3.
  5. [S847] 1861 (14 January) Census of Canada, Enumeration District W5, Wellington Co., ON, Canada, stamped 102 (it appears that the census was recorded on 1856 non-residents land assessments forms).
  6. [S848] 1871 (2 April) Census of Canada, Mount Forest, Wellington North, ON, Canada, p. 12.
  7. [S2284] Ontario, Canada, Births 1869-1913, made available by FamilySearch.org (Salt Lake City, Utah) on-line at http://familysearch.org, 2012; database courtesy of The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-Day Saints.

Effie Matilda Ker1,2

F, #115705, b. 9 December 1846, d. 8 February 1915
     Effie Matilda Ker was born on 9 December 1846 at Wellington Co., ON, Canada.1,2 She was the daughter of James Ker and Mary Moore.1 Effie Matilda Ker married William Watson, son of George Watson and Catharine (????), on 1 January 1873 at Mount Forest, ON, Canada.3 Effie Matilda Ker died on 8 February 1915 at Egremont, Grey Co., ON, Canada, at age 68.2,4

Census, Occupation & Residence

January 1852Eramosa, Wellington Co., ON, Canada"Matilda" age 4, b. Canada, with parents, etc.1
January 1861Wellington Co., ON, Canada"Mittenda" age 14, b. ON, with parents, etc.5
April 1871Mount Forest, Wellington North, On, Canada"Matilda" age 24, b. ON, with mother, etc.6

Children of Effie Matilda Ker and William Watson

Citations

  1. [S70] 1851 (12 January 1852) Census of Canada, Eramosa, Wellington Co., ON, Canada West, p. 32 (stamped 63).
  2. [S2930] Dave Ker, Ker Family Tree (GEDCOM), Bermuda, 6 August 2016.
  3. [S1805] Ontario, Canada, Marriages 1801-1928, made available by FamilySearch.org (Salt Lake City, Utah) on-line at http://familysearch.org, 2012; database courtesy of The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-Day Saints.
  4. [S2974] Robert Lewis Norman, "Ker Family Tree," database made available on-line courtesy of Robert Lewis Norman, http://person.ancestry.ca/tree/13958500/person/26699559/facts, database viewed 9 December 2016.
  5. [S847] 1861 (14 January) Census of Canada, Enumeration District W5, Wellington Co., ON, Canada, stamped 102 (it appears that the census was recorded on 1856 non-residents land assessments forms).
  6. [S848] 1871 (2 April) Census of Canada, Mount Forest, Wellington North, ON, Canada, p. 12.
  7. [S3000] Val Ruske, "Switzer/Lawrence Family Tree," database made available on-line courtesy of Val Ruske, http://person.ancestry.ca/tree/25341735/person/1638845805/facts, database viewed 26 January 2017.
  8. [S2996] David Ker, "Capt. James Ker - email 02," e-mail message from David Ker to David G. Ball, 19 Jan 2017.
  9. [S2138] 1921 (1 June) Canada Census, Egremont, Grey South East, ON, Canada, p. 3.

Jacob Ker1

M, #115706, b. 16 August 1845, d. 12 January 1846
     Jacob Ker was born on 16 August 1845 at Wellington Co., ON, Canada.1 He was the son of James Ker and Mary Moore.1 Jacob Ker died on 12 January 1846 at Wellington Co., ON, Canada.1

Citations

  1. [S2930] Dave Ker, Ker Family Tree (GEDCOM), Bermuda, 6 August 2016.

Henry Ball Ker1

M, #115707, b. 9 January 1853, d. 1909
     Henry Ball Ker was born on 9 January 1853 at Eramosa, Wellington Co., ON, Canada.1,2 He was the son of James Ker and Mary Moore.1 Henry Ball Ker married Sophia Ahrens, daughter of Frederick Ahrens and Sophia Rapp, on 18 April 1883 at Bayfield, Huron Co., ON, Canada.2 Henry Ball Ker died in 1909.1

Census, Occupation & Residence

January 1861Wellington Co., ON, Canada"Henry" age 8, b. ON, with parents, etc.3
April 1871Mount Forest, Wellington North, On, Canada"Henry" age 18, b. ON, with mother, etc.4
20 April 1891Clinton, Huron Co., ON, Canada"H. B." age 38, b. ON, apron maker, with wife Sophia and children Minnie, Charles, Mabel and Hazel5
4 April 1901Clinton, Huron Co., ON, Canada"Henry B." age 48, b. ON, mechanic, with wife Sophia and children Minnie, Walter, Mabel, Hazel and Elmer6

Children of Henry Ball Ker and Sophia Ahrens

Citations

  1. [S2930] Dave Ker, Ker Family Tree (GEDCOM), Bermuda, 6 August 2016.
  2. [S1805] Ontario, Canada, Marriages 1801-1928, made available by FamilySearch.org (Salt Lake City, Utah) on-line at http://familysearch.org, 2012; database courtesy of The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-Day Saints.
  3. [S847] 1861 (14 January) Census of Canada, Enumeration District W5, Wellington Co., ON, Canada, stamped 102 (it appears that the census was recorded on 1856 non-residents land assessments forms).
  4. [S848] 1871 (2 April) Census of Canada, Mount Forest, Wellington North, ON, Canada, p. 12.
  5. [S111] 1891 (6 April) Canada Census, Clinton, Huron West, ON, Canada, p. 43.
  6. [S105] 1901 (31 March) Canada Census, Clinton, Huron West, ON, Canada, p. 5B.
  7. [S2974] Robert Lewis Norman, "Ker Family Tree," database made available on-line courtesy of Robert Lewis Norman, http://person.ancestry.ca/tree/13958500/person/26699559/facts, database viewed 9 December 2016.

William Watson1

M, #115708, b. 9 April 1845, d. 17 May 1912
     William Watson was born on 9 April 1845 at Egremont, Grey Co., ON, Canada.1,2 He was the son of George Watson and Catharine (????)1 William Watson married Effie Matilda Ker, daughter of James Ker and Mary Moore, on 1 January 1873 at Mount Forest, ON, Canada.1 William Watson died on 17 May 1912 at Egremont, Grey Co., ON, Canada, at age 67.2

Children of William Watson and Effie Matilda Ker

Citations

  1. [S1805] Ontario, Canada, Marriages 1801-1928, made available by FamilySearch.org (Salt Lake City, Utah) on-line at http://familysearch.org, 2012; database courtesy of The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-Day Saints.
  2. [S2974] Robert Lewis Norman, "Ker Family Tree," database made available on-line courtesy of Robert Lewis Norman, http://person.ancestry.ca/tree/13958500/person/26699559/facts, database viewed 9 December 2016.
  3. [S3000] Val Ruske, "Switzer/Lawrence Family Tree," database made available on-line courtesy of Val Ruske, http://person.ancestry.ca/tree/25341735/person/1638845805/facts, database viewed 26 January 2017.
  4. [S2996] David Ker, "Capt. James Ker - email 02," e-mail message from David Ker to David G. Ball, 19 Jan 2017.
  5. [S2138] 1921 (1 June) Canada Census, Egremont, Grey South East, ON, Canada, p. 3.

George Watson1

M, #115709
     George Watson married Catharine (????)1

Child of George Watson and Catharine (????)

Citations

  1. [S1805] Ontario, Canada, Marriages 1801-1928, made available by FamilySearch.org (Salt Lake City, Utah) on-line at http://familysearch.org, 2012; database courtesy of The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-Day Saints.

Catharine (????)1

F, #115710
     Catharine (????) married George Watson.1

Child of Catharine (????) and George Watson

Citations

  1. [S1805] Ontario, Canada, Marriages 1801-1928, made available by FamilySearch.org (Salt Lake City, Utah) on-line at http://familysearch.org, 2012; database courtesy of The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-Day Saints.

Mary Ann Ahrens1

F, #115711, b. 3 April 1855, d. 12 December 1907
     Mary Ann Ahrens was born on 3 April 1855 at Bayfield, Huron Co., ON, Canada.1,2 She was the daughter of Frederick Ahrens and Sophia Rapp.1 Mary Ann Ahrens married Peter Ker, son of James Ker and Mary Moore, on 19 July 1877 at Brucefield, ON, Canada.1 Mary Ann Ahrens died on 12 December 1907 at Clinton, Huron Co., ON, Canada, at age 52.3

Children of Mary Ann Ahrens and Peter Ker

Citations

  1. [S1805] Ontario, Canada, Marriages 1801-1928, made available by FamilySearch.org (Salt Lake City, Utah) on-line at http://familysearch.org, 2012; database courtesy of The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-Day Saints.
  2. [S2996] David Ker, "Capt. James Ker - email 02," e-mail message from David Ker to David G. Ball, 19 Jan 2017.
  3. [S2974] Robert Lewis Norman, "Ker Family Tree," database made available on-line courtesy of Robert Lewis Norman, http://person.ancestry.ca/tree/13958500/person/26699559/facts, database viewed 9 December 2016.
  4. [S2284] Ontario, Canada, Births 1869-1913, made available by FamilySearch.org (Salt Lake City, Utah) on-line at http://familysearch.org, 2012; database courtesy of The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-Day Saints.

Frederick Ahrens1

M, #115712
     Frederick Ahrens married Sophia Rapp.1

Children of Frederick Ahrens and Sophia Rapp

Citations

  1. [S1805] Ontario, Canada, Marriages 1801-1928, made available by FamilySearch.org (Salt Lake City, Utah) on-line at http://familysearch.org, 2012; database courtesy of The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-Day Saints.

Sophia Rapp1

F, #115713
     Sophia Rapp married Frederick Ahrens.1

Children of Sophia Rapp and Frederick Ahrens

Citations

  1. [S1805] Ontario, Canada, Marriages 1801-1928, made available by FamilySearch.org (Salt Lake City, Utah) on-line at http://familysearch.org, 2012; database courtesy of The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-Day Saints.

Sophia Ahrens1

F, #115714, b. 26 March 1863, d. 1940
     Sophia Ahrens was born on 26 March 1863 at Bayfield, Huron Co., ON, Canada.1,2 She was the daughter of Frederick Ahrens and Sophia Rapp.1 Sophia Ahrens married Henry Ball Ker, son of James Ker and Mary Moore, on 18 April 1883 at Bayfield, Huron Co., ON, Canada.1 Sophia Ahrens died in 1940 at Edgerton, AB, Canada.2

Census, Occupation & Residence

20 April 1891Clinton, Huron Co., ON, Canada"Sophie" age 28, b ON, with husband, etc.3
4 April 1901Clinton, Huron Co., ON, Canada"Sophia" age 38, b. ON, with husband, etc.4

Children of Sophia Ahrens and Henry Ball Ker

Citations

  1. [S1805] Ontario, Canada, Marriages 1801-1928, made available by FamilySearch.org (Salt Lake City, Utah) on-line at http://familysearch.org, 2012; database courtesy of The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-Day Saints.
  2. [S2996] David Ker, "Capt. James Ker - email 02," e-mail message from David Ker to David G. Ball, 19 Jan 2017.
  3. [S111] 1891 (6 April) Canada Census, Clinton, Huron West, ON, Canada, p. 43.
  4. [S105] 1901 (31 March) Canada Census, Clinton, Huron West, ON, Canada, p. 5B.
  5. [S2974] Robert Lewis Norman, "Ker Family Tree," database made available on-line courtesy of Robert Lewis Norman, http://person.ancestry.ca/tree/13958500/person/26699559/facts, database viewed 9 December 2016.

Rebecca Corley1,2

F, #115715, b. 18 August 1839, d. 1 May 1909
Rebecca Corley
b. c1839 ON Canada
d. ????
     Rebecca Corley was born on 18 August 1839 at Niagara, Lincoln Co., ON, Canada.1,3 She was the daughter of James Corley and Ann Gardner.2 Rebecca Corley married James Ker, son of James Ker and Mary Moore, on 4 March 1863 at Grey Co., ON, Canada.1,2 Rebecca Corley died on 1 May 1909 at Alma, Peel Co., ON, Canada, at age 69.3
     Photo courtesy of Val and Grant Ruske.2,4

Census, Occupation & Residence

April 1871Mount Forest, Wellington North, ON, Canada"Rebacca" age 31, b. ON, with husband, etc.1

Children of Rebecca Corley and James Ker

Citations

  1. [S848] 1871 (2 April) Census of Canada, Mount Forest, Wellington North, ON, Canada, p. 65.
  2. [S2974] Robert Lewis Norman, "Ker Family Tree," database made available on-line courtesy of Robert Lewis Norman, http://person.ancestry.ca/tree/13958500/person/26699559/facts, database viewed 9 December 2016.
  3. [S2996] David Ker, "Capt. James Ker - email 02," e-mail message from David Ker to David G. Ball, 19 Jan 2017.
  4. [S3000] Val Ruske, "Switzer/Lawrence Family Tree," database made available on-line courtesy of Val Ruske, http://person.ancestry.ca/tree/25341735/person/1638845805/facts, database viewed 26 January 2017.

Harriet Dorinda Ker1,2

F, #115716, b. January 1866
     Harriet Dorinda Ker was born in January 1866 at Mount Forest, ON, Canada.1,2,3 She was the daughter of James Ker and Rebecca Corley.1 Harriet Dorinda Ker married Thomas Edward Thompson, son of William Thompson and Summer (????), on 22 September 1890 at Mount Forest, ON, Canada.2

Census, Occupation & Residence

April 1871Mount Forest, Wellington North, ON, Canada"H. D." age 7, b. ON, with parents, etc.1
13 June 1900Lima, Allen Co., OH"Harriett D." age 34, b. Canada, with husband, etc.3
27 April 1910Lima, Allen Co., OH"Harriet D." age 42, b. Canada, with husband, etc.4

Children of Harriet Dorinda Ker and Thomas Edward Thompson

Citations

  1. [S848] 1871 (2 April) Census of Canada, Mount Forest, Wellington North, ON, Canada, p. 65.
  2. [S203] Ontario Registrations of Marriages 1869-1922, Division Registrar Vital Statistics Records 1858-1930, Marriage License Books 1907-1910, Delayed Registrations of Marriages 1892-1916, and County Marriage Registers 1858-June 1869, various microfilm (all as viewed on-line at Ancestry.com) MS932 (695 reels), MS940 (28 reels), MS945 (12 reels), MS948 (4 reels), and MS248 (14 reels), Archives of Ontario, Toronto, York Region, ON, Canada.
  3. [S12] 1900 (June 1) U.S. Census, Lima, Allen Co., OH, ED 19, Sheet 13B (back of stamped 83).
  4. [S13] 1910 (April 15) U.S. Census, Lima, Allen Co., OH, ED 26, Sheet 8A (stamped 92).

Mary Annie Minnie Ker1,2

F, #115717, b. 4 December 1867, d. 29 June 1946
Mary A. Ker
b. 1867 Mount Forest ON Canada
d. 1946
     Mary Annie Minnie Ker was born on 4 December 1867 at Mount Forest, Wellington Co., ON, Canada.1,3 She was the daughter of James Ker and Rebecca Corley.1 Mary Annie Minnie Ker married John Dickson Main, son of Nelson Main and Mary Allen, on 17 June 1913 at Alma, Peel Co., ON, Canada.2 Mary Annie Minnie Ker died on 29 June 1946 at age 78.3
     Photo courtesy of Val and Grant Ruske.4

Census, Occupation & Residence

April 1871Mount Forest, Wellington North, ON, Canada"Mary A." age 5, b. ON, with parents, etc.1

Citations

  1. [S848] 1871 (2 April) Census of Canada, Mount Forest, Wellington North, ON, Canada, p. 65.
  2. [S203] Ontario Registrations of Marriages 1869-1922, Division Registrar Vital Statistics Records 1858-1930, Marriage License Books 1907-1910, Delayed Registrations of Marriages 1892-1916, and County Marriage Registers 1858-June 1869, various microfilm (all as viewed on-line at Ancestry.com) MS932 (695 reels), MS940 (28 reels), MS945 (12 reels), MS948 (4 reels), and MS248 (14 reels), Archives of Ontario, Toronto, York Region, ON, Canada.
  3. [S2974] Robert Lewis Norman, "Ker Family Tree," database made available on-line courtesy of Robert Lewis Norman, http://person.ancestry.ca/tree/13958500/person/26699559/facts, database viewed 9 December 2016.
  4. [S3000] Val Ruske, "Switzer/Lawrence Family Tree," database made available on-line courtesy of Val Ruske, http://person.ancestry.ca/tree/25341735/person/1638845805/facts, database viewed 26 January 2017.

Ida Margaret Ker1,2

F, #115718, b. circa 1869
Ida Margaret Ker
b. c1869 ON Canada
d. ????
     Ida Margaret Ker was born circa 1869 at Goderich, Huron Co., ON, Canada.1,3 She was the daughter of James Ker and Rebecca Corley.1 Ida Margaret Ker married William Currie, son of William Currie and Margaret Briden, on 11 June 1908 at Mount Forest, Wellington Co., ON, Canada.3
     Photo courtesy of Val and Grant Ruske.4

Census, Occupation & Residence

April 1871Mount Forest, Wellington North, ON, Canada"Ida M." age 2, b. ON, with parents, etc.1

Citations

  1. [S848] 1871 (2 April) Census of Canada, Mount Forest, Wellington North, ON, Canada, p. 65.
  2. [S2974] Robert Lewis Norman, "Ker Family Tree," database made available on-line courtesy of Robert Lewis Norman, http://person.ancestry.ca/tree/13958500/person/26699559/facts, database viewed 9 December 2016.
  3. [S203] Ontario Registrations of Marriages 1869-1922, Division Registrar Vital Statistics Records 1858-1930, Marriage License Books 1907-1910, Delayed Registrations of Marriages 1892-1916, and County Marriage Registers 1858-June 1869, various microfilm (all as viewed on-line at Ancestry.com) MS932 (695 reels), MS940 (28 reels), MS945 (12 reels), MS948 (4 reels), and MS248 (14 reels), Archives of Ontario, Toronto, York Region, ON, Canada.
  4. [S3000] Val Ruske, "Switzer/Lawrence Family Tree," database made available on-line courtesy of Val Ruske, http://person.ancestry.ca/tree/25341735/person/1638845805/facts, database viewed 26 January 2017.

John T. Gaffney1

M, #115719, b. circa 1814, d. 15 December 1889
     John T. Gaffney was born circa 1814 at Ireland.1 He married Elizabeth Margaret Ker, daughter of James Ker and Mary Moore, circa 1843.1 John T. Gaffney died on 15 December 1889 at Detroit, Wayne Co., MI.1

Census, Occupation & Residence

April 1861Wellington Co., ON, Canada"John" age 46, b. ON, carpenter, with wife Elizabeth and children James, John, George, Mary, Eliza, Agness, and Charles2

Children of John T. Gaffney and Elizabeth Margaret Ker

Citations

  1. [S2768] P. Ballard, "PCLBallard Family Tree," database made available on-line courtesy of P. Ballard, http://person.ancestry.ca/tree/30550263/person/12516497233/facts, database viewed 9 December 2016.
  2. [S847] 1861 (14 January) Census of Canada, Enumeration District W5, Wellington Co., ON, Canada, stamped 100 (it appears that the census was recorded on 1856 non-residents land assessments forms).
  3. [S2974] Robert Lewis Norman, "Ker Family Tree," database made available on-line courtesy of Robert Lewis Norman, http://person.ancestry.ca/tree/13958500/person/26699559/facts, database viewed 9 December 2016.

James W. Gaffney1,2

M, #115720, b. 13 September 1842, d. 28 January 1909
     James W. Gaffney was born on 13 September 1842 at Guelph, ON, Canada.1,2 He was the son of John T. Gaffney and Elizabeth Margaret Ker.1 James W. Gaffney married Elizabeth Trott, daughter of John Trott and Susan (????), in February 1871.2,3 James W. Gaffney died on 28 January 1909 at Turtle Lake, Almena, Barron Co., WI, at age 66.2 He was buried at Mount Hope Cemetery, Turtle Lake, Polk Co., WI.4

Census, Occupation & Residence

April 1861Wellington Co., ON, Canada"James" age 16, b. ON, with parents, etc.1
April 1871Erin, Wellington Co., ON, Canada"James" age 25, b. ON, laborer, with wife Elizabeth3
1 June 1900Turtle Lake, Almena, Barron Co., WI"Jas. W." age 56, b. Canada, drayman, with wife Elizabeth and sons James and John5

Children of James W. Gaffney and Elizabeth Trott

Citations

  1. [S847] 1861 (14 January) Census of Canada, Enumeration District W5, Wellington Co., ON, Canada, stamped 100 (it appears that the census was recorded on 1856 non-residents land assessments forms).
  2. [S2974] Robert Lewis Norman, "Ker Family Tree," database made available on-line courtesy of Robert Lewis Norman, http://person.ancestry.ca/tree/13958500/person/26699559/facts, database viewed 9 December 2016.
  3. [S848] 1871 (2 April) Census of Canada, Erin, Wellington Centre, ON, Canada, p. 52.
  4. [S903] Find A Grave - A User-Contributed Listing of Cemeteries and Memorials; Find A Grave Founder Jim Tipton, 2009; online at http://www.findagrave.com/cgi-bin/fg.cgi?page=gs&, Mount Hope Cemetery, Turtle Lake, Polk Co., WI.
  5. [S12] 1900 (June 1) U.S. Census, Turtle Lake Village, Almena, Barron Co., WI, ED 16, Sheet 1A (stamped 239).

John Gaffney1

M, #115721, b. August 1846
     John Gaffney was born in August 1846 at Erin, Wellington Co., ON, Canada.1,2 He was the son of John T. Gaffney and Elizabeth Margaret Ker.1 John Gaffney married Mary (????) circa 1873.3

Census, Occupation & Residence

April 1861Wellington Co., ON, Canada"John" age 15, b. ON, with parents, etc.1
1 July 1880Drayton, Pembina Co., Dakota Territory"John" age 34, b. Canada, farmer, with wife Mary and children Margaret, Mary, and Thomas3
26 June 1900Crystal, Pembina Co., ND"John" age 53, b. Canada, farmer, with wife Mary and children Mary Ann, Thomas, Robert, Ada and James4
June 1911Battleford, SK, Canada"John" age 64, b. ON, widower, farmer, with sons Robert and James5
June 1921Kindersley, SK, Canada6

Children of John Gaffney and Mary (????)

Citations

  1. [S847] 1861 (14 January) Census of Canada, Enumeration District W5, Wellington Co., ON, Canada, stamped 100 (it appears that the census was recorded on 1856 non-residents land assessments forms).
  2. [S2974] Robert Lewis Norman, "Ker Family Tree," database made available on-line courtesy of Robert Lewis Norman, http://person.ancestry.ca/tree/13958500/person/26699559/facts, database viewed 9 December 2016.
  3. [S10] 1880 (June 1) U.S. Census, Drayton, Pembina Co., Dakota Territory, ED 77, p. 34 (back of stamped 87).
  4. [S12] 1900 (June 1) U.S. Census, Crystal, Pembina Co., ND, ED 109, Sheet 14B (back of stamped 81).
  5. [S201] 1911 (1 June) Canada Census, Township 32 Range 11, Battleford, SK, Canada, p. 13.
  6. [S2998] "kiernan46", "Adams Family Genealogy," database made available on-line courtesy of "kiernan46", http://person.ancestry.ca/tree/207492/person/6992955920/facts, database viewed 28 Jan 2017.

George Henry Gaffney1,2

M, #115722, b. February 1848
     George Henry Gaffney was born in February 1848 at Erin, Wellington Co., ON, Canada.1,2 He was the son of John T. Gaffney and Elizabeth Margaret Ker.1

Census, Occupation & Residence

April 1861Wellington Co., ON, Canada"George" age 13, b. ON, with parents, etc.1

Citations

  1. [S847] 1861 (14 January) Census of Canada, Enumeration District W5, Wellington Co., ON, Canada, stamped 100 (it appears that the census was recorded on 1856 non-residents land assessments forms).
  2. [S2974] Robert Lewis Norman, "Ker Family Tree," database made available on-line courtesy of Robert Lewis Norman, http://person.ancestry.ca/tree/13958500/person/26699559/facts, database viewed 9 December 2016.

Mary Jane Gaffney1

F, #115723, b. circa 1851, d. 29 September 1888
     Mary Jane Gaffney was born circa 1851 at ON, Canada.1 She was the daughter of John T. Gaffney and Elizabeth Margaret Ker.1 Mary Jane Gaffney married Oliver H. Smith, son of Lyman Smith and Alzina (????), on 27 March 1872 at Saranac, Ionia Co., MI.2,3 Mary Jane Gaffney died on 29 September 1888 at Berlin, Ionia Co., MI.2,3

Census, Occupation & Residence

April 1861Wellington Co., ON, Canada"Mary Jane" age 10, b. ON, with parents, etc.1

Child of Mary Jane Gaffney and Oliver H. Smith

Citations

  1. [S847] 1861 (14 January) Census of Canada, Enumeration District W5, Wellington Co., ON, Canada, stamped 100 (it appears that the census was recorded on 1856 non-residents land assessments forms).
  2. [S2996] David Ker, "Capt. James Ker - email 02," e-mail message from David Ker to David G. Ball, 19 Jan 2017.
  3. [S2998] "kiernan46", "Adams Family Genealogy," database made available on-line courtesy of "kiernan46", http://person.ancestry.ca/tree/207492/person/6992955920/facts, database viewed 28 Jan 2017.

Eliza Gaffney1

F, #115724, b. circa 1853
     Eliza Gaffney was born circa 1853 at Erin, Wellington Co., ON, Canada.1,2 She was the daughter of John T. Gaffney and Elizabeth Margaret Ker.1

Census, Occupation & Residence

April 1861Wellington Co., ON, Canada"Eliza" age 8, b. ON, with parents, etc.1

Citations

  1. [S847] 1861 (14 January) Census of Canada, Enumeration District W5, Wellington Co., ON, Canada, stamped 100 (it appears that the census was recorded on 1856 non-residents land assessments forms).
  2. [S2974] Robert Lewis Norman, "Ker Family Tree," database made available on-line courtesy of Robert Lewis Norman, http://person.ancestry.ca/tree/13958500/person/26699559/facts, database viewed 9 December 2016.

Agnes A. Gaffney1,2

F, #115725, b. 1856
     Agnes A. Gaffney was born in 1856 at Erin, Wellington Co., ON, Canada.1,2 She was the daughter of John T. Gaffney and Elizabeth Margaret Ker.1 Agnes A. Gaffney married James Gordon on 24 September 1873 at Saranac, Ionia Co., MI.3

Census, Occupation & Residence

April 1861Wellington Co., ON, Canada"Agnes" age 5, b. ON, with parents, etc.1

Child of Agnes A. Gaffney and James Gordon

Citations

  1. [S847] 1861 (14 January) Census of Canada, Enumeration District W5, Wellington Co., ON, Canada, stamped 100 (it appears that the census was recorded on 1856 non-residents land assessments forms).
  2. [S2974] Robert Lewis Norman, "Ker Family Tree," database made available on-line courtesy of Robert Lewis Norman, http://person.ancestry.ca/tree/13958500/person/26699559/facts, database viewed 9 December 2016.
  3. [S1242] Michigan Marriages 1822-1995, made available by FamilySearch.org (Salt Lake City, Utah) on-line at http://familysearch.org, 2010; database courtesy of The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-Day Saints.
  4. [S2999] "fanflower", "Tangled Roots," database made available on-line courtesy of "fanflower", http://person.ancestry.ca/tree/10911221/person/25337319954/facts, database viewed 28 Jan 2017.