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Thomas McCargo   McWhirter
of McNab twp., Quebec, Canada
(1793-aft1840)

Updated 20-May-2001


The following article3-generation register report  and  list of research sources about Thomas McCargo McWhirter of McNab twp., Quebec, Canada was originally published in the McWh*rter Genealogy Newsletter, Volume 5, Issue 1 (February 2001).


If new information has come to light since the date of first publication, additions or corrections made to the original text are indicated in red.


Care should be used in crediting the information presented here. What has been compiled in the McWh*rter Database, from which these articles and reports are drawn, has been contibuted by many different researchers - some more careful than others.


The numbers following each name below (i.e. #20582 for Thomas McCargo McWhirter) are the numbers assigned those individuals in the McWh*rter Database.

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Thomas McCargo McWhirter
of McNab twp., Quebec, Canada
(1793-aft1840)

Thomas McCargo McWhirter [db#20582] was born in 1793 in Ayrshire, Scotland the son of Thomas McWhirter [db#24905] and Mary Campbell [db#24906] about whom next to nothing is known.

On 12-Jun-1821 in the Parish of Dailly in Ayrshire Thomas McCargo McWhirter married Catherine Alexander [db#20583].

Thomas & Catherine removed to Canada about 1840 with son William McCargo McWhirter [db#20580]. They came to Norway Bay on the Ottawa River in what is now the Province of Quebec, settling on Lot 13b, Range 2, Bristol Township in Pontiac County.

Thomas’ son, William McCargo McWhirter, was born 23 or 25-Feb-1825 in Dailly, Ayrshire, Scotland and married 1848 in McNab, Ontario, Canada to Elizabeth Stuart Storie [db#20581]. They set up farming on the west side of the Ottowa River. William & Elizabeth had eight (8) children. They removed from McNab Township to Fort Stewart, Ontario, Canada in 1875 where they farmed 200 acres.

 


tree6.gif (2816 bytes)    The Modified Register Reports which follow relate information currently in the MCWH*RTER DATABASE.
Anyone with additional information to offer or who believes that a correction to some of the information is justified should feel free
to offer their assistance.


 

1. Thomas McCargo McWhirter #20582 b. 1793, Ayrshire, Scotland, (son of Thomas McWhirter #24905 and Mary Campbell #24906) residences: Ayrshire, Scotland, m. 12-Jun-1821, in Parish of Dailly, Ayrshire, Scotland, Catherine Alexander #20583, b. 1799, Ayrshire, Scotland, residences: Ayrshire, Scotland.

.....Children:

.......+2. i William McCargo McWhirter #20580 b. 23(25)-Feb-1825.

 

Second Generation

 

2. William McCargo McWhirter #20580 (1.Thomas1) b. 23(25)-Feb-1825, Dailly, Ayrshire, Scotland, residences: Scot; Ont., Canada, m. 1848, in McNab, Ontario, Canada, Elizabeth Stuart (Story or) Storie #20581, b. 4-Jan-1830, McNab, Renfrew co. (Canada?), residences: Ontario, Canada, d. 12-Nov-1912, on ship in Lake Ontario, Canada. William died 3-Sep-1911, Fort Stewart, Ontario, Can.

.....Children:

..........3. i Thomas Alexander McWhirter #24907 b. 10-Apr-1854, residences: McNabb twp., Canada, m. (1) Henrietta Dale #24965, b. 18??, m. (2) Annie Small #25002, b. 18??.

..........4. ii Janet McWhirter #24908 b. 27-Jan-1856, Canada, residences: McNabb twp., Canada, m. William Lavoy #24975, b. 18??.

..........5. iii Mary McWhirter #24805 b. 1-Mar-1859, Canada, residences: McNabb twp., Canada, m. John Stringer #24806, b. 18??, residences: Canada?.

..........6. iv Catherine (or Kathern) McWhirter #24909 b. 25-Jan-1861, Canada, residences: McNabb twp., Canada, m. William Stringer #24976, b. 18??.

..........7. v Agnes(s) McWhirter #24910 b. 6-Dec-1862, Canada, residences: McNabb twp., Canada, m. Thomas Wilson #24977, b. 18??.

..........8. vi William McWhirter #24911 b. 6-Dec-1864, Canada, residences: McNabb twp., Canada, m. Christina Stewart #24989, b. 1865.

..........9. vii Elizabeth Stewart McWhirter #24912 b. 4-Jul-1869, Canada, residences: McNabb twp., Canada, m. Isaac Small #25011, b. 18??.

..........10. viii Robert McWhirter #24913 b. 1873, Canada, residences: McNabb twp., Canada, d. abt1876.

 


res1AY.gif (10045 bytes)References for Researchers of Thomas McCargo McWhirter of McNab twp., Quebec, Canada.


Many thanks to Audrey Dye of Canandaigua, NY, Ian McWhirter of Barrie, Ontario, Canada and Pat Husak for their contributions to the McWh*rter Database concerning this family.

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