John Sheriff
(Cir 1816-)
Jane Purvis
(Cir 1821-)
William Sheriff
(1850-1925)

 

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Rebecca Farrier

William Sheriff 902

  • Born: 8 May 1850, , , New York, United States 2198,2199
  • Marriage: Rebecca Farrier on 19 Feb 1878 in , Wawanosh, Huron, Ontario, Canada 2198
  • Died: 13 Dec 1925, Wingham, Turnberry, Huron, Ontario, Canada at age 75 2199
  • Buried: 15 Dec 1925, Wingham, Turnberry, Huron, Ontario, Canada 2199

bullet   Cause of his death was Influenza/Pneumonia.2199

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Alt. Birth, 8 May 1850, , , , Scotland. 900,902



1871 Census of Canada, 1871, , Wawanosh, Huron, Ontario, Canada. 2200 Wawanosh Twp., Huron Co., Ontario, p. 73, lines 5-10;
William, age 20, with father John, age 55, mother Jane, age 50, and siblings David, age 16, John, age 12, and James, age 10.

Occupation: Carpenter, 19 Feb 1878, , Wawanosh, Huron, Ontario, Canada. 2198

Religion: Presbyterian, 19 Feb 1878, , Wawanosh, Huron, Ontario, Canada. 2198



1881 Census of Canada, 1881, , Wawanosh, Huron, Ontario, Canada. 902 William, age 30, with wife Rebecca, age 24, and daughter Annie J., age 2.



1891 Census of Canada, 21 Apr 1891, , Wawanosh, Huron, Ontario, Canada. 903 William, age 40, with wife Rebecca, age 36, and children Annie J., age 12, Weseley, age 10, John, age 7, Milton, age 5, and Jennie, age 3.



1901 Census of Canada, 6 Apr 1901, , Wawanosh, Huron, Ontario, Canada. 900 William, age 50, with wife Rebecca, age 47, and children Anna J. R., age 22, Weseley, age 19, John, age 17, William M., age 15, Jennie R., age 13, Mary P., age 9, Grace D., age 5, and Susan D., age 1.



1911 Census of Canada, 1911, , Turnberry, Huron., Ontario, Canada. 2201 Turnberry Twp., Huron Co., Ontario, p. 10, lines 29-36;
William, age 61, with wife Rebecca, age, 57, and children John, age 27, Jenny, age 23, Mary P., age 19, Grace D., age 15, and Susan D., age 11.



1921 Census of Canada, 16 Jun 1921, , Turnberry, Huron., Ontario, Canada. 2202 Turnberry Twp., Huron Co., Ontario, p. 8, lines 23-25;
William, age 71, with wife Rebecca, age 67, and daughter Grace, age 25.


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William married Rebecca Farrier, daughter of Wesley Farrier and Nancy, on 19 Feb 1878 in , Wawanosh, Huron, Ontario, Canada.2198 (Rebecca Farrier was born on 23 Feb 1854 in Freelton, Ontario, Canada 2203.)




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