Ontarian Families; Genealogies of United-Empire-Loyalists and Other Pioneer Families of Upper Canada Volume 1
This historic book may have numerous typos and missing text. Purchasers can usually download a free scanned copy of the original book (without typos) from the publisher. Not indexed. Not illustrated. 1895 edition. Excerpt: ...b. 18th June 1818; m. 23rd Nov. 1854, Sarah Clark and had issue, viz.: lb.--Thomas-John, b. 25th Aug. 1855. 2b.--William-Henry, b. 13th March 1857. 3b.--George-Albert, b. 1859, d. 1875. 4b.--Edwin-Charles, b. 29th April 1863. 5b.--Frederick-Walter, b. 26th March 1869. lb.--Sarah Maria, b. 1861, d 1866. 2b.--Louisa-Delahooke. 3.--Mary Florence. 2a.--Thomas-Elisha, b. 9th February 1824, d. unm. 15th Aug. 1847. 3a.--Charles, b. 22nd Nov. 1826, m. 20th June 1861, Mary Deacon, and has had issue: Charles-Walter, b. 6th July 1871; Mary-Louisa. 4a.--William, b. 26th April 1830, d. 19th Dec. 1830. 5a.--Peter-George, b. 9th July 1832, d. 13th Aug. 1878. Two brothers, of whom Capt. Denison was one, held commissions in this Regiment together. Col, Fred C. Denison has in his possession an Order Book, which was the property of one of these officers, containing orders issued during the years 1779 and 1780, and which affords an interesting picture of the inner life of an English Militia Regiment of that period. The Regiment subsequently became the 65th of the line. 6a.--Edwin-Perine, b. 5th Nov. 1835; served for many years in the Governor-General's Body Guard, including the Fenian Raid of 1866, and retired with rank of Captain; m. 1stly, 16th March 1870, Elizabeth, d. Dec. 19th 1871, dau. of John Blizard, of Pt terborough; 2ndly, Harriet, d. 19th July 1885, dau. of John Paul, of Weston, Co. York; and 3rdly, Agnes-Smith, dau. of Robert McDougall; and had issue of the first marriage, Ida-Letitia. la.--Elizabeth-Sophia, b. 9th Aug. 1819, m. to Alfred Hawkins, of Quebec. 2a.--Maria-Louisa, b. 16th Oct. 1821, d. 1st July 1887, m. 1847, as second wife to James-Acland De la Hooke, M.D., b. 6th Nov. 1814, son of James De la Hooke, in Holy Orders, Rector of...
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