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1. William, (s/o of "Richard & dead" on his marriage registration) b. Abt. 1819; d. 1867, Chinguasy twp., Peel Co., Ontario; m. Rachel SLEIGHTON (her 2nd marriage) on 3 Sept 1860 ub Weston. In 1861 William was age 43, a tanner and a Primitive Methodist (census). They were living in Chinguacousy twp.,census district 5, in a brick house. Rachel was born in Canada abt 1831 & she died in 1864 - buried at Ebenezer United, Toronto Gore (lot 5, con 10). Executors of William's estate in 1867 were Robert LOWES of Brampton & Christopher STORK, druggist of Brampton. Children of William & Rachel: John Henry, Harriet Ellen, Mary Ann, Sarah Jane, James Richard & George William. On 10 Sep 1869 in Peel Co., there was a birth registered for an illegitimate child (no name or sex given) of Harriet Ellen TRUEMAN - reg # 8894-69


2. William TRUEMAN (son of John given on his deathregistration), b. 27 Dec 1835 in York County; m. Jane MOORE (who was born in Ontario), Bef. 1858, Ontario. In the 1871 census William is age 35, farmer, Toronto twp - and he is still in Toronto twp in 1881. In 1881 there is a 15 year old William MOORE living with them (born in Ontario & of English ancestry). Then in the 1891 census, grandsons John & Wm STANFIELD are living with them - John is 11 and William is 9 (and still in Toronto twp). William died in 1920 at York & Beverly Sts. in Malton where he was an 84 year old widower (mechanic/carpenter). On his death registration he gives his father as John TRUEMAN, born Ireland (although in all censuses he gives his ancestry as English). William is buried at Moore cemetery, Toronto twp., Peel Co.

Children of William & Jane:

Mary Jane, b. Abt. 1858, Whitby, Ontario; m. David McCRAW, January 14, 1875, Malton, Ontario. witn at marr: Robert SPEERS of Toronto twp & Emily SWARTZENBURGER of Hamilton. David was the s/o John McCRAW & Helen NICHOL and he was born about 1852. David & Mary Jane had a son, Archibald Douglas, born 20 Sept 1881 at Toronto twp (reg#24864). The McCraw's are in Toronto twp in the 1881 census: David age 30, Scottish origins, farmer; Mary Jane age 23, their children: John 5, William 3, and Charles David 1; also Helen McCRAW, age 49, widow born in Scotland, Presbyterian; also Judson MOORE age 18 born Ont., Presbyterian, Irish origins, farm laborer.

Elizabeth Ann b. abt. 1860. She married (2) Thomas MADGETT. (1) Thomas STANFIELD January 30, 1879 in Toronto twp., Peel Co., Ontario, son of Thomas & Anna. Sons & Elizabeth & Thomas STANFIELD: John b. abt 1880 & William Thomas b. 9 June 1881 at Burnhamthorpe.

2582-14 (Toronto): William T. STANFIELD, 32, traveller, Burnhamthorpe, Toronto, s/o Thomas STANFIELD & Elizabeth TRUEMAN, married Adeline K. NICHOLS, 26, Lindsay, Toronto, d/o David NICHOLS & Susan WHITE, witn: E. Marion WILSON & Miriam KERR, both of Toronto, 8 April 1914

Isabella, b. abt. 1862. Bella married John BELL on July 18, 1883 in Malton, Ontario, son of John and Rachel - wit at marr: William BELL & Ida SWARZENBURGER. In 1883 John was a res of Malton, carpenter. In the 1891 census they were in Toronto twp., with son George who was born abt 1884. John BELL was the informant on his father-in-law's death registration - he was living in Malton at the time (1920).

Hannah TRUEMAN, b. Abt. 1866, Toronto twp., Peel Co., Ontario; m. George MIDDLEBROOK, January 17, 1883, Malton, Ontario. witn at marr: Albert H. COULTER of Etobicoke & Lydia J. TRUEMAN of Toronto twp

Bobcaygeon, Victoria Co., 1891 census:

There is a William TRUEMAN, age 50, born in Ireland (and both parents born in Ireland), C of E, farmer, and his wife Elizabeth Ann, age 42,born in Ontario (and both of her parents were born in Ontario), and their 6 children: James Henry 23, William 17, John 12, Hammond (male), 22, Mary Ann 4, Abigail 9.