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George Williscroft

George Williscroft

Male 1807 - 1895  (88 years)

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  • Name George Williscroft  [1
    Born 1807  Lurgen, Armagh, Northern Ireland Find all individuals with events at this location  [1, 2, 3
    Christened 1 Jan 1807  Christ Church, Shankill, Lurgen, Armagh, Ireland Find all individuals with events at this location  [4
    Gender Male 
    Also Known As Farmer Williscroft? Shankill Parish Records 
    Departure 1820  Ireland Find all individuals with events at this location  [2
    • Beatrice says that George emigrated to Canada in 1820
    Occupation 12 Jan 1852  Smiths Falls, Lanark, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location 
    • farmer
    Residence 12 Jan 1852  Smiths Falls, Lanark, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location  [5, 6
    • Farmer, Concession , Lot of part of lot 2
    Residence 14 Jan 1861  Elderslie, Bruce, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location  [7
    Living 1867  Williscroft Post Office, Elderslie, Bruce, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location  [8
    Occupation 1867  Elderslie, Bruce, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location  [9
    • farmer
    Occupation 1869  Williscroft, Elderslie, Bruce, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location  [10
    • postmaster
    Occupation 1871  Williscroft, Elderslie, Bruce, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location  [11
    • postmaster
    Occupation 2 Apr 1871  Elderslie, Bruce, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location  [12
    • farmer
    Occupation 1857-1880  Williscroft, Elderslie, Bruce, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location  [13
    • postmaster
    Occupation 4 Apr 1881  Arran, Bruce, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location  [14
    • Late Postmaster Williscroft
    Residence 6 Apr 1891  Oxford, Grenville, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location  [15
    • George was staying with his nephew James Williscroft and his wife Martha.
    Died 14 May 1895  Carleton, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location  [2, 16, 17
    • George died in hospital.
    Buried 15 May 1895  Beachwood Cemetery, Gloucester Township, Carleton, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location  [17
    Person ID I1544  Williscroft | The descendants of William Williscroft and Jane Cowan
    Last Modified 9 Jun 2017 

    Father William Harrison Williscraft,   b. 21 Jul 1770, Lurgen, Armagh, Northern Ireland Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 10 Dec 1846, Smiths Falls, Lanark, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 76 years) 
    Mother Sarah Neil,   b. 1775, Shankill, Lurgen, Armagh, Ireland Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 10 Jun 1862, Smiths Falls, Lanark, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 87 years) 
    Married 3 Nov 1800  Shankill, Lurgen, Armagh, Ireland Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Family ID F160  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

    Family Elizabeth Ann Archer,   b. 3 Mar 1812, Co Monaghan, Ireland Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 11 Jan 1901, Grey, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 88 years) 
    Married 10 Jun 1834  Montreal, Quebec, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location  [1, 2
    Residence 12 Jan 1852  North Elmsley, Lanark, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location  [6
    Residence 2 Apr 1871  Elderslie, Bruce, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location  [18
    Residence 4 Apr 1881  Arran, Bruce, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location  [14
    Children 
    +1. William Samuel Williscroft,   b. 27 Sep 1835, Montague, Lanark, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. Mar 1914, Edmonton, Alberta, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 78 years)
    +2. George Jr. Williscroft,   b. 9 Jun 1837, Smiths Falls, Lanark, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 22 Nov 1895, Georgetown, British Columbia, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 58 years)
     3. Sarah Ann Williscroft,   b. 12 Mar 1839, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 23 Apr 1861, Elderslie, Bruce, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 22 years)
    +4. Mary Jane Williscroft,   b. 25 Jul 1841, North Elmsley, Lanark, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 13 Aug 1913, Saskatchewan, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 72 years)
    +5. Elizabeth Williscroft,   b. 1842, North Elmsley, Lanark, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 11 Nov 1922, Sault Ste Marie, Chippiwa, Mitchigan, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 80 years)
    +6. Benjamin Burton Williscroft,   b. 6 Apr 1846, North Elmsley, Lanark, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 20 Mar 1938, 1455, W 10th Ave., Vancouver, British Columbia, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 91 years)
    +7. Henry Williscroft,   b. 18 Jul 1848, North Elmsley, Lanark, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 7 Jan 1928, Moosomin, Assiniboia, Saskatchewan, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 79 years)
     8. Albert Williscroft,   b. 10 Jun 1850, Smiths Falls, Lanark, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 7 Mar 1925, Portage la Prairie, Manitoba, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 74 years)
    +9. Walter Archer Williscroft,   b. 10 Feb 1854, Smiths Falls, Lanark, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 20 Oct 1917, Foundary Mill, Victoria, British Columbia, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 63 years)
    Last Modified 25 Dec 2017 
    Family ID F164  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart