-- Seeking information about
ancestors and descendants of Benjamin Bacon 1767-1847 buried Bloomsburg,
married Mary “Polly” Howe. Children: Ira Howe 1803-1889, Gad Scott
1805-1886, Abiger Merrill c1809, Phebe Mariah 1810-1850, Phila.
Amanda Lois 1815-, Barnabus Jacob 1817-1888, Charlotte 1818-1855, Elias
Nelson c1822, Mary Ann.
Contact: Marilyn Cross, Brantford, Ontario [Query renewed Apr 2012]
-- Lornie Beam Lawrence born 11 Jul 1888 in Windham township, was the son
of Sylvester Lawrence and Rebecca Catherine Beam. Lornie was raised by
his grandparents, Aaron Beam and Sarah Ann Miller, after his mother died
in childbirth and appears living with them age 12, on the 1901 Census.
What happened to Lornie? Did he marry? When did he die? Where is he
-- Seeking information about John Bell of Charlotteville Township who in
1812 received a grant of 400 acres in Lots 3 and 6, Concession 3,
Rainham Township. Also seeking information about John Bell (c.
1805-1884) who is buried in Chalmers Cemetery in Walpole Township and his wife Elizabeth
Jackson (died 1891) and his son John T. Bell (1853-1935) and his wife
Maria Williamson (1859-1923) in Rainham Township, Norfolk/Haldimand
-- Seeking information about Albert Berdan and family, New Jersey, New
Brunswick and Charlotteville Township, Norfolk County, pre-1753 to
present; and their descendants.
Contact: Mrs. Darlene Ruch U.E, Fort Erie, Ontario [Query renewed Apr 2012]
-- Seeking information about Colonel John Bostwick of Charlotteville
Township, Norfolk County and Port Stanley, Elgin County, Ontario
(1810-on), his wife Polly Ryerson, their seven children and any
BRADLEY -- Seeking descendants from the family of Henry Bradley who married Abigail Freeman in New Brunswick then moved to Windham Township, Norfolk County before 1851. Their children’s names: Angus, Victoria, Amelia, Matilda, and Henry, some born in NB some in Maine. Contact: Rose Staples UE, Maple Ridge, New Brunswick [Query posted Apr 2012]
-- Seeking information
about John Francis Brasier, born 1789 in Nova Scotia, who married Elizabeth Pegg, 25 Oct 1824 in Simcoe, and their four children, Charles, Sarah Ann, William George, John Franklin, all born at Simcoe between 1820 and 1834. Another child, Elizabeth, was born 1829 at "Buillansbury."
-- Seeking information about the descendants of Asa Broughton (born
1768) and his wife Mary (born 1788), a daughter of UEL Isaac Horton. Asa
and Mary's son John Broughton (born 1824) married Catherine Wiley (born
1821). John and Catherine's son
Joseph Nelson Broughton (1867-1940 in Norfolk County) and
his wife Bertha A. Beecraft (died 23 Aug 1928 in
Norfolk County). I think Joseph and Bertha were buried in Walsh United Cemetery (no
Also seeking information about Joseph's son William Broughton, born 1 Feb
1898 in Windham Township. William was an Evangelist/Methodist. He
married Laura J. Lalonde (1924-1955) in Ottawa. He lived on Windham Street, Simcoe in the
1930s. He left his family and rumor has it he went to Alberta. I would like to find his final
resting place to complete this family history.
BUTCHER -- Seeking information about descendants of William Butcher and Mary Ann Hammond, who came from England to Walsingham, Norfolk County, in the early 1800s. Their daughter, Maria (born 1846 in Welland), my great-great grandmother, married Daniel Ferguson of Norfolk. They left the area, but Maria’s siblings stayed: David Butcher (1844-1924), William (1858-1931), Abigail (1854-1951 married Joseph Pierce), and Mary Ann (1851-1927 married Robert Lounsbury).
BUTLER -- Seeking information about
the family of
Robert Butler who married Catherine Hogan on 10 May 1892 at Our Lady
of LaSalette Church.