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James Houliston

Male about 1806 - 1876  (~ 70 years)


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  • Name James Houliston 
    Born about 1806  Scotland Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Gender Male 
    Died 2 November 1876  Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Notes 
    • Many Thanks - to Christine Daniels who kindly assisted with 'cementing' many facts around this family and especially confirmation that Mary's full name was Mary Wylie (July 2007) and thus proving the link back to Scotland

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      Canada 1851 census:
      Census of 1851 (Canada East, Canada West, New Brunswick and Nova Scotia)
      Province/Territory: Canada West (Ontario)
      District Name: Grenville (county)
      District Number: 12
      Sub-district Name/
      Description: Wolfred township - includes the eastern half between lots 15 and 16 part 1
      Sub-district Number: 104
      Schedule: A
      Reference: Library and Archives Canada, RG31
      Microfilm Reel Number: C-11724
      Name Occupation Birthplace Religion Age (next bday) Sex Mar/Sin/Wid House
      (page 9)
      7 James Lundy Farmer Ireland C England 55 M M Log
      8 Jane Lundy Ireland C England 56 F M
      9 Jane Lundy Ireland C England 20 F S
      10 Charlotte Mussell Ireland C England 32 F W Log
      11 Jane C Mussell Canada C England 8 F S
      12 John Mussell Canada C England 7 M S
      13 James C Mussell Canada C England 6 M S
      14 Edward A Mussell Canada C England 4 M S
      15 Henry Mussell Canada C England 2 M S Log
      16 Wm Mussell Farmer Canada C England 39 M M
      17 Jemima Mussell Ireland C England 31 F M
      18 Jane A Mussell Canada C England 13 F S
      19 James Mussell Canada C England 11 M S
      20 Catherine Mussell Canada C England 9 F S
      21 Sarah Mussell Canada C England 8 F S
      22 Jonothan Mussell Canada C England 6 M S
      23 Solomon Mussell Canada C England 3 M S
      ...
      50 James Holiston Farmer Scotland U Presbyterian 44 M M
      (page 11)
      1 Mary Holiston Scotland U Presbyterian 40 F M Log
      2 Christy Holiston Scotland U Presbyterian 22 F M (not member of family)
      3 Adam Holiston Scotland U Presbyterian 20 M S
      4 Nancy Holiston Canada U Presbyterian 18 F S
      5 George Holiston Canada U Presbyterian 17 M S
      6 Margaret Holiston Canada U Presbyterian 16 F S
      7 Mary Holiston Canada U Presbyterian 10 F S
      8 Robt Holiston Canada U Presbyterian 8 M S
      9 Jane Holiston Canada U Presbyterian 6 F S
      10 Eliza Holiston Canada U Presbyterian 3 F S
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      Ontario, Canada Census Index, 1871
      about James Holison
      Name: James Holison
      Age: 65
      Estimated Birth Year: abt 1806
      Gender: Male
      Birth Place: Scotland
      Residence District: Leeds & Grenville North
      Residence Location: Wolford
      Ethnic Origin: Scottish
      Religion: Canada Presbyterian / C. Presbyterian
      Occupation: Farmer
      Division: 2
      Microfilm Roll: C-10004 - C-10005
      Page: 30
      Head of Household Comment: This person is listed as a head of household.
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      Sourced from Leeds & Grenville Branch OGS (Myrtle Johnson)
      Union Cemetery, Merrickville, Wolford
      http://www.islandnet.com/cgi-bin/ms2/jveinot/search
      page 13
      183. DONOGHUE
      Timothy Donaghue (sic) died Sep. 19, 1894 aged 79 yrs.
      His wife Jane died May 29, 1865 aged 46 yrs.
      Jane Donaghue wife of Adam Holliston
      died July 22, 1914 aged 69 yrs.
      page 33
      496.
      James Holliston died Nov. 2, 1876 aged 74 yrs.
      His wife Mary died Jan. 2, 1894 aged 92 yrs.
      page 60
      912. EDWARDS
      Thomas Edwards 1836-1918
      his wife Barbara Holliston 1840-1918
      Jane Edwards 1870-1920
      Jemima Edwards 1877-1968
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    Person ID I470  Houliston Family Tree
    Last Modified 20 October 2007 

    Family/Spouse Mary Wylie,   b. about 1811, Scotland Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 2 January 1894, Wolford, Grenville, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age ~ 83 years) 
    Children 
    +1. Christian (Christy) Houliston,   b. 21 September 1828, Yetholm, Roxburgh, Scotland Find all individuals with events at this location
    +2. Adam Houliston,   b. about 1832, Scotland Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 7 March 1920, Smith's Falls, Lanark , Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age ~ 88 years)
    +3. Nancy Houliston,   b. about 1834, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location
    +4. George Houliston,   b. about 1835, Wolford, Grenville, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 1905, Altamont , Manitoba, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age ~ 70 years)
    +5. Margaret Houliston,   b. about 1836, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 1900  (Age ~ 64 years)
    +6. Barbara Houliston,   b. about 1837, Wolford, Grenville, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 4 January 1918, Merrickville, Wolford, Grenville, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age ~ 81 years)
    +7. Mary Houliston,   b. 9 January 1939, Wolford, Grenville, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 9 April 1924, Merrickville, Wolford, Grenville, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location
    +8. Robert Houliston,   b. 4 May 1845, Wolford, Grenville, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location
    +9. Jane Houliston,   b. about 1846, Wolford, Grenville, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location
    +10. Elthea (Eliza) Houliston,   b. about 1849, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 28 November 1939, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age ~ 90 years)
    Family ID F297  Family Group Sheet  |  Family Chart



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