We are researching the following families: DOUGLAS, ABERCROMBY, JOHNSTON, JOHNSON, SMYTH, GARRETT, PATTERSON, PEARCY, WHITE, CROFT, BEAM, CORSON, HUTCHINSON, SHIELDS, ROBINSON, TILLETT, PRICE, JONES, COOPER.We are willing to share any information we have and would love to hear from anyone who has information or connections to any of these families.
Thomas McGill DOUGLAS married to Elizabeth ABERCROMBY (d/o James ABERCROMBY and Susan JOHNSTON from Lanark Scotland). Thomas and Elizabeth immigrated from Scotland to the Toronto area in 1890.
William JOHNSON(s/o William and Susan JOHNSON) married to Annie SMYTH (d/o William SMYTH and Isabell GARRETT, Ireland). The JOHNSONS immigrated from England to Ontario. Young William was born in Cobourg, Ont. in 1853 but by 1871 the JOHNSONS were living in Toronto, Ont.
John PATTERSON (s/o Adam and Jane PATTERSON) born in Ireland in 1839 married to Elizabeth PEARCY (d/o William and Martha PEARCY from Ireland)at Toronto, Ont. in 1868.
William WHITE(s/o Luke and Frances WHITE from Sussex England) married Annie Mary CROFT (d/o Mary Croft)in 1850's in Oxford County. We would especially like any information on the CROFT family.
Henry BEAM married to Catherine CORSON in 1832 at Louth township, Lincoln County, Ont. We are particularly interested in finding any proof of a connection between Henry BEAM and John BEAM and Jacob BEAM of Beamsville. Also any information on Catherine's family.
Roger HUTCHINSON married to Mary SHIELDS both from Alston, Cumberland, England. Immigrated to Oxford Co., Ont. in 1840's.
Flora Marion HUTCHINSON (d/o Phillip HUTCHINSON and Jessie COOPER)immigrated from England to London Ontario before 1909.
James and Margaret ROBINSON immigrated from England to Ingersoll, Ont. in 1884.
Florence Beatrice Mary TILLETT (d/o William Tillett and Mary Ann JONES) was born in England in 1885 but was raised in Wales by maternal grandmother Mary PRICE. Came to Canada (Ingersoll area) as a Welsh orphan with her brother William TILLETT around 1895.