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Kent County, 1861

microfilm MS248, reel 8, vol 23, Kent Co marriages 1858 - 1869

On this page, residence is given before birth place

Format: Groom’s name, groom’s age, groom’s residence, groom’s birthplace, groom’s parents, bride's name, bride's age, bride's residence, bride's birthplace, bride's parents, witnesses’ names, witnesses’ residence, date of marriage


Start of 1861 Marriages

Sheet 21

[The first few marriages were entered using two lines instead of one line and have little or no data; the handwriting on the entire sheet is very tiny and very difficult to transcribe]

William GROCER?, 34, Am (America?), Mariland, s/o not entered, married Ann Hariet MILLER, 26, not entered, Kentucky, d/o not entered, witn: Grocer? MILLER, Jackson GILLIAMS, not entered, no date entered [next entry was 10 Jan. 1861 so it might be prior to it]

Stephen JACKSON, 55, Camden, Munro County Virginia,, s/o not entered, married Mary LEWIS, 45, Camden, Munro County Virginia, d/o Manuel LEWIS, witn: Mary BROWN, Dennis COUTS, both of Camden, 10 January 1861

Morly LINES, 45, Camden, Wood County Virginia, s/o Marul? LINES, married – no other data entered except dated 10 January 1861

Zachariah L. SCOTT, 24, Kent County, not entered, s/o Isaac SCOTT, married Mary Ann ROBBENS (ROBBINS?), 18, Kent County, Whitter County, d/o not entered, witn: not entered, 2 April 1861

George WASHINGTON, 26, Kent County, Pennsylvania, s/o Baker WASHINGTON, married Trasey MASES (MOSES?), 28, Kent County, Kent County, d/o Wilderness ?, witn: not entered, 28 April 1861

Isaac ROSS, 24, Chatham Township, Pennsylvania, s/o George & Martha ROSS, married Mary A. UNDERHILL, 16, Dover East, Pennsylvania, d/o Jacob & Ellen UNDERHILL, witn: Aron LADD, Dover East, 9 May 1861

Andre CHARRON, 44, East Dover, Chatham, s/o Andre CHARRON & Marguerite DESLOGES, married Julie CHAMPAIN, 38, Dover East, Berthier, d/o Francois BANGRO?? dit CHAMPAIN& Julie SOUEY, witn: Julian CHAMPAIGNE?, Francois EMERY, both of Dover East, 22 January 1861

Adolphe GOUDREAU, 23, Chatham, Raleigh, s/o Francis GOUDREAU & Emerc--? BONS, married Emercius? BLAIS, 22, Dover East, Quebec, d/o Thomas BLAIS & Marguerite TANGUAY, witn: Edward GOUDREAU, Thomas BOUDREAU, both of Dover East, 4 February 1862 [written 1862 although it is between other 1861 marriages]

Julian LABADIE, 25, Dover East, Dover East, s/o Antoine LABADIE & Margaret ST. PIERRE, married Judith LETOURNEAU, 20 or 22, Dover East, St. Cyprien, d/o Eustache LETOURNEAU & Zoe RAYMOND, witn: Antoine LABADIE, Eustache LETOURNEAU, both of Dover East, 9 September 1861

Honoire? HEBERT, 22, Riviere au Signe, Riviere au Signe, s/o Francoise HEBERT & Margueritte ROSE, married Josephine LAGISSE?, 20, Dover East, Detroit, d/o Dominique LAQUISSE & St. Loraine BICHARD (BECHARD), witn: Coysorinth? BECHARD, Dominique LAQUISSE, both of Dover East, 9 September 1861

Francoise EMERY, 22, Dover Est (East), Dover Est (East), s/o Luc EMERY & Charlotte LIBARD? (HEBERT?), married Rosalie TETRAULT, 20, Dover East, St. Jean Baptiste, d/o Larisse? TETRAULT & Arcange DENNISARD?, witn: Larisse UNTRANETTE?, Luc EMERY, both of Dover East, 10 September 1861

Louis ROE (possibly ROSE), 24, Dover East, Moore, s/o Louis ROE & Honoritte RAYNIER, married Caroline GUERIN, 19, Dover East, St. Philippe, d/o Francois GUERIN & Henriette LAPIERE, witn: Louis ROSE, Francois GUERIN, both of Dover East, 24 September 1861

Charles EMERY, 22, Dover East, Dover East, s/o Alexis EMERY & Francoise PELTIER, married Henriette DUCIDRE, 21, Dover East, Dover East, d/o Charles DUCIDRE & Leanne? LAUZON, witn: Alexis EMERY, Charles DUCIDRE, both of Dover East, 24 September 1861

Joseph LETOURNEAU, 19, Dover East, St. Cyprien, s/o Eustache LETOURNEAU & Zoe RAYMOND, married _astine? ALAIRE, 17, Dover East, Dover East, d/o Antoine ALAIRE & Marie MAYET, witn: Eustache LETOURNEAU & S. GERVAIS, both of Dover East, 1 October 1861

John JACOB, 25, Dover East, Dover East, s/o John JACOB & Jovey? B. KEE?, married Selice BERNIER (BARNIER), 24, Dover East, Dover East, d/o N. BERNIER & F. BOLAN, witn:Robert BERNIER, Louis ROE, both of Dover East, 21 October 1861

Francis HEBERT, 23, Dover East, Dover East, s/o Thomas HEBERT & Euphrasius BOUCHET, married R. ST.PIERRE, 17, Dover East, Dover East, d/o B. ST. PIERRE & Rosalie LUCCOTTE, witn: Amiable HEBERT, Benorie ST. PIERRE, both of Dover East, 22 October 1861

Alexander DUCEDRE, 20, Dover East, Dover East, s/o Charles DUCEDRE & Jeanne LONGOU? (LAUZON?), married Agnes EMERY, 16, Dover East, Dover East, d/o Alexis EMERY & F. PELLETIER, witn: Charles DUCEDRE, Alexis EMERY, both of Dover East, 29 October 1861

Isadore PRIMEAU, 22, Dover East, Dover East, s/o J.B. PRIMEAU & Marie BOUCHET, married Mathilda ROBITAILLE, 20, Dover East, Dover East, d/o M. ROBITAILLE & Henriette ROY, witn: J.B. PRIMEAU, Alex REAUME, both of Dover East, 19 November 1861

Jean Baptiste ROBERT, 56, Dover East, Laudin or Landin Bas (Lower) Canada, s/o J.B. ROBERT & Francoise MENARD?, married E. BOUCHET, 30, Dover East, Dover East, d/o J (illegible) BOUCHET & GORFAN?, witn: J.B. PRIMEAU, Julian ROBERT, both of Dover East, 25 November 1861

Alexis EMERY, 52, Dover East, Dover East, s/o Luc EMERY & Charlotte illegible, married A.? BERNIER (BARNIER?), 22, Dover East, Dover East, d/o Charles BERNIER & Marie DESLOGES, witn: Francis BENOIT, Edmond BERNIER, both of Dover East, 29 November 1861


Sheet 22 [very tiny sometimes illegible writing]

John McGARVIN, 22, Harwich, Canada, s/o Michael & Olive, married Maria SMITH, 21, Harwich, Canada, d/o Robert & Ann, witn: Joseph McGARVIN, Harwich, 24 April 1861

John HALMAN?(WISEMAN?), 34, Harwich, Germany, s/o John & Catherine, married Pauline SEBLY, 28, Harwich, Germany, d/o Conrad & Grauseens, witn: Charles PATTERSON, Detroit, 24 April 1861

James FISHER, 42, Chatham, United States, s/o John & Catherine, married Mary MACDONALD, 38, Chatham, England, d/o John & Mary Bridget, witn: C. ASKIN, Chatham, 18 November 1861

Francis W.? STIRLING, 32, Raleigh, Canada, s/o Mark & Margaret, married Melissa CROWE, 25, Dover, Canada, d/o William & Jane, witn: Solomon MERILL, Chatham, 3 December 1861

No. 24

James DICKSON, 32, Zone, Glascow Scotland, s/o James & Agnes DICKSON, married Margaret MORRISON, 22, Clinton C.W., Clinton, d/o John & Fanny BUCHNER, witn: L.C. VOGLER, Moraviantown, 12 May 1861

Nicholas SNAKE, 18, Cayuga C.W., Cayuga, s/o Unknown Indian, married Betsy PETER, 16, Moraviantown, Moraviantown, d/o John & Eunice PETER, witn: illegible CHRISTIENNE?, Moraviantown, 26 May 1861

Henry LOGAN, 21, Moraviantown, Moraviantown, s/o Henry & Betsy LOGAN, married Betsy SMITH, 22, Moraviantown, Grand River, d/o Jack & Mary CANDIS?, witn: Peter CHRISTIENNE?, Moraviantown, 26 May 1861

Peter STONEFISH, 22, Moraviantown, Moraviantown, s/o Moses & Katura? STONEFISH, married Catherine JACOB (JACOBS?), 17, Moraviantown, Moraviantown, d/o Rachel WILLIAMS, witn: Peter CHRISTIENNE (CHRISTIANS?), Moraviantown, 26 May 1861

John Colbourne? MINSHALL, 23, Howard, Brant C.W., s/o Thomas MINSHALL & blank, married Elizabeth WHITSELL, 21, Howard, Howard, d/o William & Horace? (Flora?) WHITSELL, witn: Nicholas WHITSELL, Howard, 12 June 1861

George J. (or S) FIELDS, 24, Howard, Howard, s/o Gilbert & Mary Ann FIELDS, married Emma WRIGHT, 18, Howard, England, d/o William & Mary WRIGHT, witn: Richard WRIGHT, Howard, 20 October 1861

James McEWEN, 23, Thamesville, Scotland, s/o William & Jane McEWEN, married Eliza Ann GRAHAM, 18, Thamesville, Canada West, d/o Jonathan & Jemimah GRAHAM, witn: Tom McKISSON, Thamesville, 3 November 1861

No. 25

Peter ROBERTSON, 28, Harwich, Scotland, s/o John ROBERTSON & Mary McQUEEN, married Melissa MARSHALL, 20, Harwich, Canada, d/o Elisha MARSHALL & Abigail FRAY (KAY?), witn: Peter McKINLEY, Howard, Abigail MARSHALL, Harwich, 8 January 1861

Robert McKERRACHER, 38, Orford, Scotland, s/o Finley & Janet McKERRACHER, married Jeannette McLAREN, 31, Howard, Scotland, d/o Duncan McLAREN & Isabelle McCRAE, witn: James SMITH, Orford, William GREEN, Howard, 18 January 1861

Andrew TOLMIE, 22, Howard, Scotland, s/o Andrew TOLMIE & Ann FALCONER, married Mary McKERRACHER, 21, Howard, Howard, d/o William McKERRACHER & Agnes McFARLANE, witn: Donald McDONALD, William TOLMIE, both of Howard, 11 April 1861

Andrew SHERMAN, 26, Thamesville, Scotland, s/o John SHERMAN & Marg’t GRAY, married Mary Ann MINSHALL, 26, Howard, Brantford, d/o Joshua MINSHALL & Elizabeth DODGE, witn: Robert FERGUSON, Thamesville, William B. QUARRY, Florence, 25 December 1861

No. 26

John McCULOUGH, 21, Mersea, Ireland, s/o William & Mary, married Ellen OGLE, 27, Mersea, Ireland, d/o William & Ann, witn: David & Ruth REID, Mersea, 23 April 1861

George FOSTER, 25, Mersea, Canada, s/o Ralph & Ann, married Elizabeth E.? DERBYSHIRE, 18, Mersea, Canada, d/o George & Mary, witn: William DARBYSHIRE, Hannah FOSTER, both of Mersea, 12 May 1861

No. 27

Adam DIXSON, 26, Chatham, U.S.A., s/o Henry & Virginia DIXSON, married Margaret TAYLOR, 18, Chatham, U.S.A., d/o Charles & Sarah TAYLOR, witn: Eliza DAVIS, Chatham, 21 May 1861

James DYER, 23, Chatham, U.S.A., s/o Stephen & Martha DYER, married Jane C. CHRISTY, 20, Chatham, U.S.A., d/o ?inpia Jane & York BOYD, witn: George H. BROWN, Chatham, 24 October 1861

Noah ROUSE, 27, Chatham, U.S.A., s/o Thomas ROUSE & Jane TAYLOR, married Margaret Ann STARR?, 29, Chatham, U.S.A., d/o Samuel & Lucinda HOUSLEY, witn: Josiah H. SCOOT?, Chatham, 11 December 1861

James HANDY, 25, Chatham, U.S.A., s/o David & Mariah HANDY, married Sarah GREEN, 17, Chatham, U.S.A., d/o Henry & Catherine GREEN, witn: David HANDY, Chatham, 18 December 1861

No. 28

John REARDON, 44, Chatham, Cork Cty Ireland, s/o Patrick REARDON & Julia SPLEAN, married Johanna DILLON, 35, Raleigh, Wexford Cty Ireland, d/o Owen DILLON & Ann FINLAN, witn: Richard RYAN, Chatham, 29 January 1861

Patrich McCAUGHLEY, 33, Sandwich, County Clare Ireland, s/o Patrick McCAUGHLEY & Mary GARDINER, married Ellen HAUGH, 19, Chatham, Toronto, d/o Patrick HAUGH & Ellen CONLON, witn: Paul FOUNTAIN, Chatham, 4 February 1861

Patrick MURPHY, 19, Tilbury E., Kent Co. Canada, s/o Peter MURPHY & Mary HARENTON?, married Liza GRAHAM, 19, Tilbury East, England, d/o Robert GRAHAM & Lisa? WHALES, witn: Peter Murphy, Raleigh Tilbury East, 4 February 1861


Sheet 23 [handwriting is very tiny and very difficult to read on the entire sheet]

John McDONALD, 29, Dover East, Ireland, s/o R.? McDONALD & Judith HUFFY, married Jane SMITH, 24, Dover East, St. Aoust, d/o Thomas SMITH & E. HARDEY, witn: William O'NEIL, Dover East, 11 February 1861

Severe? OUELLETTE, 27, Tilbury East, Raleigh, s/o Jean C. OUELLETTE & blank, married Marg’t BARNIER (BERNIER?), 21, Raleigh, not entered, d/o F. BERNIER[in place of birth column], E.OUELLETTE, Jacques OUELLETTE [in name of parents column], witn: blank, 11 February 1861

No first name entered OUELLETTE, 24, Raleigh, Raleigh, s/o Chas. OUELLETTE & C. VANDIKE, married Bride’s name not entered, 22, Raleigh, Raleigh, d/o parent’s names not entered, witn: Victor OUELETTE, Dover East, 11 February 1861

William Lewis BABY, 27, Moore, Moore, s/o Jas BABY & Elizabeth Ann, married Maria DONNELLY, 17, Chatham, Detroit, d/o Edmund B. DONNELLY & not entered, witn: Alice DONNELLY, Chatham, 2 April 1861

George PEELY?, 25, Dover East, London, s/o Thomas PEEL? & Mary DOOLY, married Rosanne GOOSE (GOURSE?), 22, Dover East, Quebec, d/o Joseph GOURSE & Veronica DYON, witn: name not entered, Dover East, 15 April 1861

Thomas LEDUC, 21, Chatham, Quebec, s/o Joseph LEDUC & Mary BERNIER, married Anne BERNIER, 18, Chatham, Dover South, d/o C. BERNIER & Julia BEAUGRAND, witn: name not entered, Chatham, 25 April 1861

John DELAHANTY, 28, Chatham, Coburgh, s/o Pat DELAHANTY & Mary HURLEY, married Mary MAHONEY, 22, Chatham, Timore?, d/o Andrew MAHONEY & Julia SULLIVAN, witn: Maurice DOYLE, not entered, 29 April 1861

A. CHARRON, 25, South Dover, Mount Clements, s/o J. CHARRON & not entered, married not entered, 16, South Dover, Paincourt, d/o not entered & J. BOULANGER, witn: Andre C. PELLETIER, Dover, 8 May 1861

Isadore? HEBERT, 20, Paincourt, Paincourt, s/o Thomas HEBERT & E. BOUCHER, married E. GOODREAU, 21, Paincourt, Paincourt, d/o J.B. GOODREAU & Josephine SUPPRISSANT?, witn: Narcisse GOODREAU, Paincourt, 14 May 1861

Isadore PRIMO (PRIMEAU), 21, Chatham, Paincourt, s/o J.B. PRIMO & Mary BOUCHER, married Julia FOUNTAINE, 18, Chatham, Chatham, d/o Chas FOUNTAINE & Mary DRAGON, Witn: Isadore PRIMO, Paincourt, 4 June 1861

Louis DRAGON, 34, Dover South, Paincourt, s/o Louis GRAGON & Johanna OUELLETTE, married Fanny PELTIER, 33, Dover South, Paincourt, d/o Gabriel PELTIER & Maria ROY, witn: A. Roy, F. ROY, both of Paincourt, 26 June 1861

Patrick REARDON, 36, Chatham, Kingston, s/o John REARDON & Catherine CASEY, married Ann McCORT, 32, Chatham, London, d/o Thomas McCORT & Mary BENNET, witn: Michael SHEA, Chatham, 11 July 1861

Thomas BOURDEAU, 23, Paincourt, Champlain, s/o Jacob GOURDEAU (BOURDEAU) & Frances ROBERT, married Ann CLINTON, 20, Paincourt, Armagh, d/o William CLINTON & Ellen SHIELD, witn: Anotoine OUELLETTE, Paincourt, 15 July 1861

Andrew ROY, 74, Paincourt, Arcadia, s/o Alexis ROY & Mary Ann DUPITRE?, married Marg’t TANGUAY, 58, Paincourt, Quebec, d/o Chas. TANGUAY & not entered, witn: J.B. GODREAU (GOUDREAU?), Chatham, 15 July 1861

Honore SAMPIERRE? (ST. PIERRE?, Paincourt, St, Edward, s/o not entered & Cazy MYGNY? (illeg.), married Julia SHUFOIER?, 19, not entered, St. Bernais, d/o Bassile & not entered, witn: not entered, South Dover, 16 July 1861

Augustine McDONNELL, 30, Chatham, Dundas, s/o Austin McDONNELL & Isabelle McRAE, married Margaret FLYNN, 22, Chatham, Brockville, d/o Patrick FLYNN & Ellen KELLY, witn: Thomas KELLY, Judithe KELLY, both of Chatham, 13 August 1861

L. PELLETIER, 21, St. Pierre, Tilbury West, s/o Leon PELLETIER & Angelica FOCK, married Catherine REAUME, 22?, St.Pierre, Tilbury West, d/o Charley REAUME & Julia DEMIRE?, witn: Morley REAUME, Raleigh, 19 August 1861

Charles PELLETIER, 21, Tilbury East, Tilbury East, s/o Charles PELLETIER & Claire TREMBLAY, married Ann HEBERT, 21, Tilbury East, Tilbury East, d/o Gregory HEBERT & Archange TRUDELL, witn: Charles REAUME, Raleigh, 21 August 1861

John JOHNSTON (JOHNSTONE), 25, Chatham, Chatham, s/o Lionel JOHNSTON & Elizabeth LITTLE, married Maria JARNEY?, 23, Chatham, Guelph, d/o Thomas JARNEY? & Maria RICE, witn: Thomas JARMAY, Wallaceburgh, 28 August 1861

John FREEMAN, 22, Chatham, Ireland, s/o John FREEMAN & Catherine TOWER?, married Mary Ann REARDON, 17, Chatham, Pursey Co., d/o Mary STRIKES (SHIKES?), witn: James BRODERICK, Chatham, 14 October 1861

William CHINNICK, 22, Louisville, St. John N.B., s/o William CHINNICK & Ellen O'BRIEN, married Elizabeth O’CONNOR, 18, Louisville, Bramsy?, d/o William O’CONNOR & Mary or Marg’t BENNET, witn: John GREGORY, Chatham, 22 October 1861

Thomas CURTIS, 25, Harwich, Ireland, s/o James CURTIS & Catherine REGAN(RYAN/RAGAN?), married Mary Ann KEEFE, 23, Harwich. Leeds, d/o David KEEFE & Ellen FLANAGAN, witn: Thomas KORPAN, Harwich, 12 November 1861

Lawrence HIGGINS, 23, Raleigh, Tilbury, s/o Michael HIGGINS & Mary GLEESON, married Catherine CARLEY, 2?, Raleigh, Delinigs?, d/o John CARLEY & Mary JORDAN, witn: Maurice DOYLE, Harwich, 19 November 1861


Sheet 24 [The handwriting on this sheet is very tiny & difficult to read.]

[ The column for the bride's age does not show on this film]

John WEST, 24, Raleigh, Canada, s/o Henry & Mary WEST, married Jane PELTIER (POTTER?), age ?, Raleigh, Canada, d/o William & Margaret POTTER?, witn: Henry WEST, Raleigh, 23 January 1861

George MILLS, 29, Yarmouth, England, s/o George & Jane MILLS, married Hester A. WHITE, age ?, Raleigh, Canada, d/o Henry & Ann WHITE, witn: Aron DANCY, Yarmouth. 24 January 1861

Charles WELSH, 22, Harwich, Nova Scotia, s/o James & Miriam WELSH, married Ethelund? CASLER, age ?, d/o Michael & Sarah CASLOR?, witn: Margaret CURTIS, Harwich, 6 February 1861

Joseph WANDLESS (WANLESS?), 27, Chatham, Montreal, s/o George & Isabelle WANDLESS, married Loisa HORNE, age ?, Chatham, Germany, d/o John & Fedrica HORNE, witn: James E. CROW, Chatham, 27 February 1861

Andrew McCONNELL or McDONNELL, 22, London, Canada, s/o not entered, married Mary ? SHAW, age ?, Camden, Canada, d/o Abriham F. SHAW, witn: Mr. SHAW, Camden, 15 March 1861

William OLDERSHAW, 70, Chatham, England, s/o Zohand & Cath. OLDERSHAW, married Sarah CORNHILL, age ?, Chatham, England, d/o Alsey & Ann FOX, witn: D. KENT?, Chatham, 26 March 1861

Robert WINTER, 24, Harwich, Canada, s/o Henry & Rebecca WINTER, married Rebecca TRAXLER, age ?, Harwich, Canada, d/o John & Mary A. TRAXLER, witn: Daniel WINTER, Harwich, 28 March 1861

John BEDFORD, 31, Harwich, Canada, s/o Ebenezer & Susannah BEDFORD, married Lydia S. WOOD, age ?, Harwich, Canada, d/o George & Eliza A. WOOD, witn: William IRWIN, Chatham, 23 April 1861

Josephus LARNED, age not entered, Buffalo U.S., not entered, s/o not entered, married Frances McCREA, age ?, Chatham, Canada, d/o Walter & Ann McCRAE, witn: Mary Atkinson, Buffalo, 29 April 1861

Lawrence MEUSY?, age not entered, Zone, not entered, s/o not entered, married Melissa STOCKTON, age ?, Zone, not entered, d/o not entered, witn: Frederick LAWRENCE, Zone, 7 September 1861

Alfred OLDERSHAW, 21, Chatham, England, s/o Edward & Sarah OLDERSHAW, married Mary A. STEEN, age ?, Chatham, Ireland, d/o Robert & Letitia STEEN, witn: Jonah FENTON (LANTON?), Chatham, 17 October 1861

James HARPER, age not entered, Chatham, England, s/o William & Jane HARPER, married Mary A. KNAPP, age ?, Chatham, Canada, d/o Benjamin & Ann KNAPP, witn: William McKEOUGH, Chatham, 16 or 14 November 1861

Benjamin WHITE, 27, Buxton, United States, s/o not entered, married Mahalia HAMPTON, age?, Buxton, United States, d/o not entered, witn: D. BUCKTHORN?, Chatham, 14 November 1861

William JENNER, 25, Raleigh, Canada, s/o John & Hannah JENNER, married Susanna ROADS (RHODES?), Raleigh, Canada, d/o Charles & Abigail ROADS, witn: Thomas JENNER, Raleigh, 30 December 1861

John S…illegible, 23, Chatham, Cleveland, s/o John & Mary Se….?, married Mary or Margt STEWART, age ?, Chatham, Sombra, d/o William & Sarah STEWART, witn: John FISHER, Thomas SAMMS?, both of Chatham, 16 February 1861

Johnathan HUBBARD, 27, Campden (Camden), Canborough, s/o Elijah & Lovinan HUBBARD, married Julia A. LOVEJOY, age ?, Campdon, Campdon, d/o Father not known & Letty? LOVEJOY, witn: Elizabeth FLETCHER, William COLE, both of Chatham, 3 June 1861

David RIBBLE, 24, Camden, Camden, s/o Anthony & Mary RIBBEL, married Susan RUSSEL (RUSSELL), age ?, Camden, Township of Hamilton, d/o Joseph RUSSEL & Ann COLE, witn: A. HUBBARD, Asa RIBBLE, both of Chatham, 19 November 1861

Charles RIBBLE, 26, Camden, Nasagaweya Twp., s/o Anthony & Mary RIBBLE, married Mary MAXWELL, age ?, Chatham, Scarborough, d/o James & Elizabeth MAXWELL, witn: John HUBBARD, Jacob RIBBLE, both of Chatham, 29 November 1861

William CRONKITE, 18, Chatham, Chatham, s/o Asa? & Ruth CRONKITE, married Mary SIMPSON, age ?, Chatham, Westminster, d/o William & Martha SIMPSON, witn: Robert TAILOR, Hugh CAMBELL, both of Chatham, 18 November 1861

James A. SIMPSON, 28, Chatham, Mursey (Mersea?), s/o James & A. SIMPSON, married Sarah J. MAXWELL, age ?, Chatham, Chatham, d/o Asa & Elizabeth MAXWELL, witn: Asa CRONK, V illegible SIMPSON, Chatham, 11 December 1861

William H. THOMAS, 23, Harwich, Canada, s/o Henry & Charlotte THOMAS, married Priscilla OXINDINE, age ?, Harwich, North Carolina, d/o Daniel & Elizabeth OXINDINE, witn: Mary OXINDINE, James VANDUSEN, both of Harwich, 20 January 1861

Daniel MOODY, 65, Rawley (Raleigh), Virginia, s/o William & Catharine MOODY, married Judiale BLUE, age ?, Rawley, Pennsylvania, d/o Aron & Susanah HYGATE (HIGHGATE?), witn: Hutchinson WITNER, Mary A. STARR, both of Chatham, 7 November 1861

Charles WILSON, 29, Chatham, Philadelphia, s/o Wm.H. & Rosetta WILSON, married Charlotte SMITH, age ?, Rawley (Raleigh), Pittsburgh Penn, d/o Alfred & Lauretta SMITH, witn: Thomas WILSON, Mary J. WILSON, both of Chatham, 21November 1861

Lewis HARRIS, 32, Chatham, Kentucky, s/o Louis & Maria HARRIS, married Eliza VICKS, age ?, Chatham, Indiana, d/o Allen & Hannah VICKS, witn: Josiah SCOTT, Ann BARNUM, both of Chatham, 18 July 1861


Sheet 25 [ writing is very tiny & difficult to read ]

Natham WILLESON?, age not entered, Raleigh, Cafate Co Ky (Kentucky), s/o Maurice SCOTT & Margaret SCOTT, married Francais GREY?, 50, Buxton, Washington Co. Mariland (Maryland) d/o not entered, witn: not entered, 25 December 1861

Christopher ARNOLD, 21, Camden, Camden, s/o Christopher & Asenath, married Amelia BELL, 18, Chatham, Hamilton, d/o Sarah McCUBBIN, witn: John EVERITT, Howard, 1 January 1861

Joseph DICKSON, 22, Chatham, not entered, s/o John & Mary, married Cynthy PRESCOTT?, 24, Chatham, N.Scotia, d/o unknown, witn: Albert BEDFORD, Harwich, 28 February 1861

Michael ARNOLD, 25, Howard, Howard, s/o John & Susan, married Jane DECOW, 19, Howard, Southwhold (Southwold), d/o William & Sally, witn: John DECOW, Howard, 12 March 1861

John M. (or H.) RICHARDS, 27, Harwich, Howard, s/o Adam & Susanna, married O (illegible) THORN, 18, Howard, Orford, d/o Ransom & Sophia, witn: Joseph MUCKLE, Harwich, 4 September 1861

Jacob MILLER, 25, Howard, Canada, s/o John & Elizabeth MILLER, married Margaret Eliza (no surname), 21, Harwich, Canada, d/o Thomas & Harriet JACKS, witn: Thomas JACK, Harwich, 13 May 1861

Gilbert MERRITT, 26, Chatham, Canada, s/o John & Sally Ann MERITT, married Margaret Jane B., 22?, Chatham, Canada, d/o Joseph & Catherine BLACKBURN, witn: Joseph MERRITT, Chatham, 3 July 1861

Joseph A. THOMPSON, 26, Township of London, London C.W., s/o Daniel & Catherine THOMPSON, married Elizabeth LERR (LIER?), 16, Morpeth, New York, d/o Thomas LERR & Catherine LERR, witn: William LERR, A.M. LERR, both of Morpeth, 1 January 1861

William PARDO, 36, Raleigh, Raleigh, s/o Samuel & Elizabeth PARDO, married Mary Ann BROWN, 22, Howard, Howard, d/o Lovel & Jane BROWN, witn: D?. L. HUFF, Dawn, Elizabeth PHELPS, Ridgetown, 1 February 1861

Angus McMILLEN, 30, Howard, Scotland, s/o John & Mary McMILLEN, married Nancy McCOLL, 30, Harwich, Scotland, d/o Donald & Catherine, witn: Duncan McCOLL, Harwich, 14 May 1861

John McINTOSH, 29, Orford, Scotland, s/o Alexander & Elizabeth McINTOSH, married Nancy McKINNIN (McKINNON?), 24, Orford, Orford, d/o James & Mary, witn: John McKINNIN, Orford, 7 June 1861

Henry FINNEY, 25, Harwich, Ireland, s/o Martin & Margaret FINNEY, married Anne V?. ROGERS, 18, Howard, Euphemia, d/o ROGERS & Margaret ROGERS, witn: Eliz. PHELPS, Ridgetown, 1 July 1861

Isaac B. CORNWALL, 30, Harwich, Howard, s/o Ira & Elizabeth CORNWALL, married Jessie May McGREGOR, 31, Howard, West Flamborough, d/o James & Nancy McGREGOR, witn: Hiram CORNWALL, Eliz. CORNWALL, both of Howard, 26 November 1861

Joseph R?, JACKSON, 23, Howard, Grimsby, s/o William & Sarah JACKSON, married Elizabeth HALL, 19, Howard, Howard, d/o Titus & Hannah HALL, witn: Jessie TOLMIRE, Howard, 8 December 1861

James SCARLETT, 22, Howard, Howard, s/o Edward & Catherine SCARLETT, married Maria DOBBIN, 18, Howard, Howard, d/o Henry & Eliza DOBBIN, witn: Alfred DOBBIN, Florence, 26 December 1861

Duncan R.(B?) NICHOL, 24, Howard, Scotland, s/o not entered, married Margaret McTAVISH, 24, Orford, Orford, d/o Malcomb & Catherine McTAVISH, witn: Donald McTAVISH, Orford, 26 November 1861



William PEABODY, age not entered, Howard, York State, s/o Larkin & Emmy, married Jane REYNOLDS, 26, Howard, England, d/o William & Elizabeth, witn: Olive BROWN, Howard, 29 June 1861

James COOPER, 26, Howard, Ireland, s/o James & Isabella, married Hannah GOSNELL, 19, Orford, Orford, d/o George & Abigail, witn: Isabella COOPER, Howard, 2 July 1861

Colin REYNOLDS, 25, Harwich, England, s/o William & Elizabeth, married Sarah J. LOWE, 20 or 21, Romney, Canada, d/o John & Mary, witn: William REYNOLDS, Howard, 18 September 1861

George GOSNELL, 26, Orford, Canada, s/o George & Mary Ann, married Fanny RAYCROFT, 21, Orford, Ireland, d/o James & Ellen, witn: Samuel ALTRIDGE, Orford, 15 October 1861

Charles LINCOLN, 64, Howard, York State, s/o Lemuel & S.A. THYURST (TYHURST), married Caroline THYURST, age ? (illegible), Howard, England, d/o Richard & Mary, witn: Edward THYURST, Howard, 30 September 1861

Isaac WILKENS, 25, Orford, Canada, s/o not entered, married Margaret LANDON, 18, Orford, Canada, d/o not entered, witn: Joseph LANDON, Orford, 3 December 1861

David CARROLL, 22, Morpeth, London, s/o John & Lydia CARROLL, married Susan SEARLLE, 21, Don Mills (Dawn Mills), London, d/o Joseph & Ann SEARLLE, witn: James CARROLL, Gore of Camden, 1 January 1861


Sheet 26

William McDOUGALL, 28, Wallaceburgh, Sombra, s/o Jas & Mary McDOUGALL, married Jane A. HOWARD, 25, Wallaceburgh, London England, d/o Joseph & Jane HOWARD, witn: John Howard, Chatham, 30 January 1861 (with the following notation ‘See original return for name of bride’ P.D. McKellar Reg. Kent)

Thomas W. OTTER, 21, Gore Chatham, not entered, s/o Jos. D. & Mary OTTER, married Debrah (Deborah?) McGREGOR, 18, Gore Chatham, Gore Chatham, d/o George & Sophia McGREGOR, witn: John RODGERS, Gore Chatham, 24 July 1861

No. 48

George FLAETER (FLATER?), 28, Harwich, Raleigh, s/o Frederick H. & Nancy LYTLE, married Margaret McGEORGE, 19, Harwich, Dumfries, d/o William McGEORGE & GRAEHAM?, witn: Robert FLATER, Janet WADDLE, both of Howard, 13 January 1861

Alexander GOULETT, 29, Raleigh, Raleigh, s/o Francis GOULETT & Zilphia HUGHSON, married Mary LAIRD, 25, Harwich, Dumfries, d/o Alex’ (or Alen?) LAIRD & Agnes MILLER, witn: John McGREGOR, Joseph LAIRD, both of Harwich, 15 January 1861

Joseph RETENMIRE, 29, Orford, Germany, s/o Joseph RET. & Mary SMILEY, married Sarah MASSEY, 29, Orford, Quebec, d/o Nathaniel MASSEY & Maria GALL, witn: Nathaniel MASSEY, Mary MASSEY, both of Orford, 5 February 1861

Charles SHELDON, 21, Harwich, New York, s/o John B. SHELDON & Mary HALL, married Louis (Lousia?) HANDY, 19, Harwich, Howard, d/o Eliam? M. HANDY & S.A. BALDWIN, witn: J.B. SHELDON, Orin (or Osin) HANDY, both of Harwich, 11 February 1861

William E. WHITE, 20, Chatham, Niagara, s/o Samuel WHITE & Nancy Ann H (illigeible), married M. WOOD, 19, Howard, Howard, d/o Pontius WOOD & Dorcas COLL, witn: John James (illegible), Jane COWELL, Janet WADDELL, all of Howard, 26 August 1861

No. 49

Charles TERRY, 34, Dover, Toronto, s/o John & Elizabeth TERRY, married Ann RUSSELL, 29, Raleigh, Sussex England, d/o Stephen & Ann RUSSELL, witn: Stephen RUSSELL, Raleigh, 1 January 1861

John SHEELER, 24, Rond Eau, Niagara, s/o Alexander & Margaret SHULER (SHEELER?), married Elizabeth REYNOLDS, 29, Harwich, Cornwall, d/o William & Elizabeth REYNOLDS, witn: Peter (no surname or place), 12 February 1861

William COOK, 21, Harwich, Raleigh, s/o Jacob & Jennet COOK, married Ellen KELLER, Harwich, Goderich, d/o Timothy & Jane KELLER, witn: none entered, 30 April 1861

No. 50

Isaac S. BELL, 23, Howard, Howard, s/o Isaac & Ann BELL, married C.E. SMITH, 19, Howard, London C.W., d/o Edward & Ann SMITH, witn: Chas. SHELDON, Blenheim, 1 January 1861

James H. FERGUSON, 23, Howard, Howard, s/o Hugh & Mary FERGUSON, married C.A. CAMPBELL, 19, Howard, Howard, d/o Duncan & Isabella CAMPBELL, witn: Duncan CAMPBELL, Howard, 21 December 1861

James WHITE, 27, Howard, Markham, s/o Thomas & Margaret WHITE, married Jennet LUXTON, 36, Howard, Howard, d/o Colin & Catherine KERR, witn: A. McTAVISH, Orford, 25 December 1861

No. 51

William SISSON, 27, Howard, England, s/o William & Susan SISSON, married M.J. SHAW, 24?, Howard, Canada, d/o Thomas & Mary SHAW, witn: James OWEN?, Howard, 1 January 1861

J.S. SANFORD, 33, Camden, Canada, s/o Ephraim F. & Nancy SANFORD, married Jane WESTFALL, 24, Camden, Canada, d/o George & Ely WESTFALL, witn: William McGARVIN, Harwich, 31 January 1861

Adam T. EVERITT, 34, Howard, Canada, s/o A. & Agnes EVERITT, married S. SISSON, 24, Howard, Canada, d/o William & Susan SISSONS, witn: Henry SISSONS, Howard, 9 April 1861

Thomas WARD, 28, Dawn, England, s/o Jane & Thomas WARD, married Jane BALL, 23, Howard, England, d/o John & Hannah BALL, witn: A. (or W.) V. NARY, Camden, 15 May 1861

McKie David TAIT, 25, Orford, Scotland, s/o James & Mary TAIT, married M.J. HUGHSTON, 19, Orford, Canada, d/o Thomas & Jane HUGHSTON, witn: James TAIT, Orford, 24 September 1861

Alexander CROOKSHANK, 26, Zone, Canada, s/o James & Jennett CROOKSHANK, married Sarah MENNARD (MINARD?), 21, Howard, Canada, d/o M. MENNARD, witn: Ann WEBB, Howard, 22 October 1861

Gentus WHITE, 23, Howard, Canada, s/o James & Margaret HEWIT, married A. (Amelia) HEWIT. 26, Howard, Canada, d/o George & Elizabeth HEWIT, witn: R.J. McINTYRE, Howard, 22 October 1861

John DECOW, 24, Howard, Canada, s/o William & Sally DECOW, married M.C. BROWN?, 18, Zone, Canada, d/o John & Frances BROWN?, witn: Maria (or David?) SHAW, Harwich, 4 or 14 December 1861

N. Ray GADD, 32, Howard, Canada, s/o Thomas GADD & Laticia, married Jane LENOVER, 21, Howard, Canada, d/o Benjamin & Harriet LENOVER, witn: Maria (or David?) SHAW, Howard, 21 December 1861


Sheet 27

George LENOVER, 20, Howard, Canada, s/o Benjamin & Harriett LENOVER, married E. GADD, 18, Howard, Canada, d/o Thomas & Latricia GADD, witn: Hennie? SHAW, Howard, 21 December 1861

Jacob, BEST, 27, Harwich, Canada, s/o Henry & Nancy BEST, married Melinda ELLIOT, 23, Howard, Canada, d/o George & Mary ELLIOT, witn: Joseph McCOY, Harwich, 25 December 1861


No. 51

Daniel FLATER, 24, Raleigh,Raleigh, s/o George (FLATER? not entered) & Elizabeth WILCOX, married Isabella REID, 23, Raleigh, Raleigh, d/o John & Elizabeth REID, witn: Isaac LAMBERT, Raleigh, 29 January 1861

Charles McNEILL, 29, Raleigh, Prince Edwards, s/o Charles McNEILL & Christiana JOHNSTON, married H. (Hannah?) HUGHSON, 25, Raleigh, Raleigh, d/o N. & Mary HUGHSON, witn: A.E. WILLMOTT, Toronto, 25 May 1861

Thomas C. LIVINGSTON, 25, Chatham, Esquesing, s/o John & Eliza LIVINGSTON, married A.E. WILLMOTT, 20, Toronto, Toronto, d/o H.E. WILLMOTT & Mary ROSS, witn: John WILMOTT, Guelph, 22 July 1861

Peter JUBENVILLE, 22, Dover East, Dover East, s/o Peter & Catherine JUBENVILLE, married Mary McLEOD, 25, Tilbury East, not entered, d/o Alexander McLEOD & Ann FLETCHER, witn: John McLEOD, Toronto, 16 July 1861

John McMECHAN, 32, Berlin, Ireland, s/o Robert & Mary McMECHAN, married Mary Jane McKELLAR, 20 or 22, Chatham, Chatham, d/o Archibald & Lucy McKELLAR, witn: Peter McKELLAR, Toronto, 18 September 1861

John J. McCOIG, 30, Harwich, Scotland, s/o John & Catherine McCoig, married Anne McKERRALL, 25, Chatham, Scotland, d/o Dugald & Jean McKERRALL, witn: A. McCOIG, Harwich, 22 November 1861

William HOPE, 28, Dover East, Lower Canada, s/o William & Isabella HOPE, married M.? HANCOCK, illegible, Raleigh, Ohio U.S.A., d/o Zachariah & Elizabeth HANCOCK, witn: Thomas HOPE, Raleigh, Tilbury East, 9 December 1861

Albert PAXTON, 28, Dover East, N.Y. State, s/o Richard & Annabella PAXTON, married E. McPHERSON, illegible, Chatham, State of N.Y., d/o John & Grace McPHERSON, witn: R. or D. PAXTON, Dover East, 25 December 1861


No. 52

James BUCKET, 62, not entered, not entered, s/o not entered, married Mary RICKMAN, 58, Chatham, not entered, d/o William & Margaret RICKMAN, witn,: James THERSON, Gore of Camden, 26 March 1861


No. 53

A.P. WHIPPER, 30, Dresden, Pennsylvania, s/o William & Hannah WHIPPER, married M.A. BROWN, 28, Camden, Canada, d/o Solomon & Rachel BROWN, witn: C.B. WILLIAMS, Chatham, 3 January 1861

John MANNING, 26, Camden, Canada, s/o James & Margaret MANNING, married M. BURRONIS (BURROWS?), 19, Camden, Canada, d/o George & Mary ANNET, witn: P. ANNET, Camden, 2 May 1861

Peter ANNET, 26, Camden, Ireland, s/o Henry & Margaret ANNET, married M. BURROWS, 21, Camden, Canada, d/o George & Mary ANNET, witn: John MANNING, Camden, 13 November 1861

James RANDOLPH, 55, Camden, Maryland, s/o Gabriel & Betty (Kitty?) RANDOLPH, married Ellen WILSON, 46, Camden, Maryland, d/o Eleveir? & Chloe JOLLY, witn: J. GILLAM, Camden, 14 November 1861


No. 54

William W. WHITE, 32, Chatham, England, s/o George & Sarah WHITE, married Amelia STONE, 20, Dover East, Ireland, d/o Thomas & Mary Ann STONE, witn: J. ROBERTSON, Chatham, 22 January 1861

Duncan CAMPBELL, 60, Harwich, Scotland, s/o Colin & Janet CAMPBELL, married E. MITCHELL, 4?, Chatham, Scotland, d/o Alexander & Margaret SANDERSON, witn: Duncan McCOLL, Chatham, 29 January 1861

Thomas McEACHREN, 41, Harwich, Scotland, s/o John & Janet McEACHREN, married Ann BOYLE, 19, Harwich, Canada, d/o William & Margaret BOYLE, witn: William McCOY, Harwich, 6 March 1861

John McKAY, 29, Chatham, Scotland, s/o John (McKAY?) & Janet McKERRAL, married C. McKERRAL, 24, Chatham, Canada, d/o Donald & Jannet McKERRAL, witn: Jas. McKAY, Detroit, 28 March 1861

William M. COX, 32, Chatham, England, s/o Elizabeth & Mary McEACHREN (sic), married Mary McEACHREN, 24, Chatham, Raleigh, d/o Neil & Barbara McEACHREN, witn: Alex McCOLLUM, Chatham, 8 April 1861

George WHITE, 28, Harwich, Canada, s/o Rebecca & Christian SAVAGE, married C. McNEILL, 24, Raleigh, Ireland, d/o Charles & Mary McNEILL, witn: King BRUIE?, 8 June 1861

William JOHNSTON, 33, Raleigh, New BRUNSWICK, s/o Robert & Martha JOHNSTON, married M. WILCOX, 28, Raleigh, Canada, d/o Isaac & Alice PROCTOR, witn: J.H. SIEVWRIGHT?, Chatham, 18 July 1861

Samuel HUFFMAN, 24, Harwich, Canada, s/o Philip & Margaret HUFFMAN, married L. STEEN, 21, Chatham, Ireland, d/o Robert & Letitia STEEN, witn: William BROWN, Chatham, 29 August 1861


Sheet 28

No. 55 [bride's ages on this sheet are mostly illegible]

William McINTOSH, 25, East Tilbury, Scotland, s/o Robert & Jane McINTOSH, married E. McSWEEN, 2_?, East Tilbury, Isle of Skye, d/o Hugh & Isabella McSWEEN, witn: A. STEPHENSON, East Tilbury, 10 April 1861

William DOSTON, 35, Raleigh, Kentucky, s/o Thomas & Jane DOSTON, married C. (Caroline?) MANUEL, 21, Buxton, Pennsylvania, d/o L.E. & Sarah MANUEL, witn: John TRAVIS, not entered, 22 August 1861

Alvin JOHNSTON, 28, Buxton, Pennsylvania, s/o Richard & Mary JACKSON, married Susan BURRIS, 24, Buxton, Pennsylvania, d/o Samuel & S. BURRIS, witn: H.J. HABUTHIS?, Toronto, 9 October 1861

George CHASTESTER, 22, Raleigh, Dresden, s/o G.C. & A. JOHNSTON, married T. DELANEY, 2_?, Buxton, St. Louis, d/o James M. & M. DELANEY, witn: W.J. SCOTT, Buxton, 19 December 1861

Samuel JOHNES, 24, Raleigh, Maryland, s/o Isaac & Priscilla JAMES, married C. RICHARDSON, 2_?, Raleigh, Virginia, d/o Jonathan & J. RICHARDSON, witn: W.A. JACKSON, Buxton, 26 December 1861


No. 56

Myers STUNASH?, 39, Chatham, Michigan, s/o James & Isab(ella) ST___(illegible), married Olive (illegible), 28 or 29, Chatham, Montreal, d/o Charles & Caroline KINNED, witn: S. ____(illegible), Chatham, 10 January 1861

William DUFF, 34, Harwich, Kingston, s/o David & Mathilda DUFF, married L.J. CASSADD, 2_?, Harwich, U.S.A., d/o Isaac & Ann CASSADD, witn: A. WADE, Chatham, 11 November 1861

John A.C. SHEPLEY, 26, Chatham, Raleigh, s/o John & E. SHEPLEY, married Caroline HODGES, 18, Chatham, Dover, d/o Parker T. & Nancy HODGES, witn: S.V. HODGES, Chatham, 9 December 1861

Adolphus ARNOLD, 23, Chatham, Harwich, s/o John & Susan E. ARNOLD, married M. BLACKBURN, 17, Chatham, Chatham, d/o O. & Sarah BLACKBURN, witn: W. WADE, Chatham, 11 December 1861


No. 57

Alfred L. BISNET, Harwich, Whitby, s/o Charles & Louisa BISNET, married E. CAMERON, 19, Howard, Howard, d/o Allen & W. CAMERON, witn: F. ARNOLD, Howard, 11 February 1861

Joseph Henry WOODS, 32, Zone, Cornwallis, s/o George & Eliza Ann WOOD, married Jannett McAINSLAN (McAuslan?), 24?, Uphemia (Euphemia), Sarnia, d/o Andrew & Margaret McAINSLAN, witn: H. WOOD, Zone, 19 May 1861

Robert EASLICK, 22, Camden, Orford, s/o James & Nancy EASLICK, married E. Ann COURTNEY, age (illegible), Camden, Camden, d/o Peter & Rebecka A. COURTNEY, witn: J.A. KELLY, Camden, 19 November 1861


End of 1861 Marriages



Found on Sheet 85 [amongst 1867 marriages]


James LERSON (SERSON), 27, Howard, Ireland, s/o James & Jane LERSON (SERSON), married Isabella COOPER, 22, Howard, Ireland, d/o Jas & Isabella COOPER, witn: John LERSON (SERSON), Isabella COOPER, both of Howard, 19 August 1861 [1861census shows SERSON]

William BURTON, 30, Chatham, Ireland, s/o Robt & Mary BURTON, married Jane McFADDEN, 23, Chatham, Canada, d/o James & Jane McFADDEN, witn: Wm SUTHERLAND,Eliza McFADDEN, both of Chatham, 28 October 1861


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