Clara Jane Bell1

F, #63, b. circa 1902
Father*William J Bell1
Mother*Alvina Davis1
Last Edited10 Apr 2019
     She was born circa 1902 at Audley, Pickering Twp., Ontario County, Ontario, Canada.1 Clara married Charles Bateson Russell on 23 September 1925 at Pickering Twp., Ontario County, Ontario, Canada, according to Ontario Marriage Registration 016175.2,1

Family

Charles Bateson Russell b. 22 Apr 1901

Citations

  1. [S1349] Ontario, Canada, Marriages, 1826-1936 (Publisher: Archives of Ontario, Toronto), Archives of Ontario, Ontario, Canada Marriages, 1785-1935; "Ontario, Canada, Select Marriages. Archives of Ontario, Toronto. This database includes images of the registrations. In some cases, alternative images in FamilySearch provide additional information"; cited as "Ontario Marriages, 1826-1936., Charles Bateson Russell & Clara Jane Bell; an alternate reading of his middle name could be Batson.
  2. [S11] Ada J Flynn, compiler, Johnston Family Tree (Collingwood, ON: self published, 1974, revised 1981), Page 34. Hereinafter cited as Johnston Family Tree.

Chambers McRoberts1,2,3

M, #68, b. 24 July 1854
Father*John McRoberts4 b. 1825
Mother*Elizabeth (?)4 b. c 1832
Last Edited1 Oct 2019
     He was born on 24 July 1854 at Ontario, Canada.3,5 Alternatively, he was born circa 1857 at Ontario, Canada, according to the 1881 census.6 Chambers married Anabel Murray at the home of her father on 21 October 1874 at Ekfrid Twp., Middlesex County, Ontario, Canada.3,7,5,6
     Chambers McRoberts of Chaplin, Saskatchewan was listed as next-of-kin on his father David's conscription papers; joining the 1st Depot Battalion, Saskatchewan Regimanet.8

Census Data

     James McRoberts and Annie appeared on the 1881 Canadian Census of Ekfrid Twp., Middlesex County, Ontario, enumerated 4 April 1881. James was enumerated as a Farm Millright and a Presbyterian. Their children William S, James M, Elizabeth and Christy Jane were listed as living with them.6
     Chambers McRoberts and Anabel appeared on the 1901 Canadian Census of Glencoe, Ekfrid Twp., Middlesex County, Ontario, enumerated 31 March 1901. Chambers was enumerated as a Sawyer and a Presbyterian. Their children William S, Maggie W, David C, Sarah E and Annie B were listed as living with them.3
     Chambers appeared on the 1916 Census of Canadian Prairie Provinces, Saskatchewan, in the household of William Fish and Margaret Fish, listed as a farmer.9
     His name was also recorded as James McRoberts.6
     The family settled land in Ekfrid Twp, Middlesex County, Ontario in 1835.10
     Listed as a Farmer and Mill Owner in the county atlas.11 Chambers McRoberts was listed as a witness to the marriage of Uriah McRoberts on 21 October 1879.12
     Note that they lost two children, Caty (3 years, 3 months, 12 days) and John (i year 1 month) to croup on the same day, March 4, 1886. Caty had been sick for 24 hours and John was only sick for 12 hours.
     In the obituary of Elizabeth McRoberts who died 19 November 1897, Elizabeth's father, Chambers McRoberts was listed as a survivor.13
     Chambers McRoberts, his father, was referenced, but not by name, in the obituary of William McRoberts who died 6 January 1910 at Windsor, Essex County, Ontario, Canada.14
     8 November 2008 Research notes:
not found in ontario death registrations.

Perhaps he died in in Saskatchewan since he was there in 1916.15

Family

Anabel Murray b. 30 Jan 1852, d. 1916
Marriage*Chambers married Anabel Murray at the home of her father on 21 October 1874 at Ekfrid Twp., Middlesex County, Ontario, Canada.3,7,5,6 
Children

Citations

  1. [S13] 50th Anniversary -- Mr. & Mrs. D.B. Lockwood, 50th Anniversary -- Mr. & Mrs. D.B. Lockwood, unknown location viewed at Lorrie Ellen (Scott) Moffat papers, References Jennie McRoberts as the daughter of Mr and Mrs C. McRoberts of Appin, Ont.. Hereinafter cited as unidentified.
  2. [S15] Canadian County Atlas Digital Project, online Canadian County Atlas Digital Project, McRoberts, Chambers; Nativity -- Canada; Business -- Farmer, Mill owner; Year Settled -- 1835; Post Office -- Appin; Town -- Appin; Township -- Ekfrid; Atlas -- 1878. Hereinafter cited as Canadian County Atlas Digital Project.
  3. [S16] Chambers McRoberts household, Mar 31, 1901 Canada census, Ottawa, Ontario, Canada, Glencoe (Village), Middlesex, Ontario; Page: 8; Family: 82, Library and Archives Canada (LAC) T-6482.
  4. [S1349] Ontario, Canada, Marriages, 1826-1936 (Publisher: Archives of Ontario, Toronto), Archives of Ontario, Ontario, Canada Marriages, 1785-1935; "Ontario, Canada, Select Marriages. Archives of Ontario, Toronto. This database includes images of the registrations. In some cases, alternative images in FamilySearch provide additional information"; cited as "Ontario Marriages, 1826-1936., ohn McRoberts & Ann Murray.
  5. [S1349] "Ontario Marriages, 1826-1936", online Ontario, Canada Marriages, 1785-1935: John McRoberts & Ann Murray.
  6. [S6505] John McRoberts household, April 4, 1881 Canada Census, Provo, Utah, USA, Ekfrid, Middlesex East, Ontario; Page: 36; Family No: 166, Ancestry.com Roll: C-13269.
  7. [S252] Genealogical Research Library (Subscription Required), online Genealogical Research Library (Subscription Required), John McRoberts & Ann Murray. Hereinafter cited as Genealogical Research Library.
  8. [S296] Enlistment papers & Service Files, Soldiers of the First World War, WWI Attestation Papers search (Ottawa, Ontario: Library and Archives Canada), CEF Service file (PDF): Private David Chambers McRoberts. Hereinafter cited as WWI Service Files.
  9. [S6509] William Fish household, June 1, 1916 Canada census, Ottawa, Ontario, Canada, Twp 19 (4, 3, Enfield), Swift Current, Saskatchewan; Page: 24; Family No: 307, Library and Archives Canada (LAC) Roll: T-21946.
  10. [S15] Canadian County Atlas Digital Project, online Canadian County Atlas Digital Project.
  11. [S15] Canadian County Atlas Digital Project, online Canadian County Atlas Digital Project, http://digital.library.mcgill.ca/CountyAtlas/showrecord.php
  12. [S1349] "Ontario Marriages, 1826-1936", online Ontario, Canada Marriages, 1785-1935: Uriah McRoberts & Elizabeth Hicks (widow) d/o Willima and Mary Clark.
  13. [S4523] No title (Lizzie McRoberts death), undated newspaper clippping, unknown location, about Nov 22, 1897 viewed at Lorrie Ellen (Scott) Moffat papers, Lizzie McRoberts. Hereinafter cited as undated newspaper clipping.
  14. [S374] Sad Death of William McRoberts, an undated newspaper clipping shared by Lorrie Ellen Moffat nee Scott, unknown location viewed at Lorrie Ellen (Scott) Moffat papers, Died at age 35, unmarried. Hereinafter cited as an undated newspaper clipping.
  15. [S2] Personal knowledge/research of Rick Moffat (Mesa, AZ 85207).
  16. [S1347] Ontario, Canada, Deaths and Deaths Overseas, 1869-1946 (Publisher: Archives of Ontario), Ancestry.com, Ontario, Canada, Deaths and Deaths Overseas, 1869-1946; "This database is an index (with images) to over 2 million deaths that were registered in Ontario from 1869 to 1938, and 1943 to 1946. The database also includes deaths of Ontario military personnel overseas from 1939-1947"; cited as "ON Deaths, 1869-1946., Name: William McRoberts.
  17. [S55] Scott Family birthdays, Birthday book, Lorrie Ellen (Scott) Moffat papers, Saskatoon, Saskatchewan, Canada.
  18. [S1349] "Ontario Marriages, 1826-1936", online Ontario, Canada Marriages, 1785-1935: William Wallace Lockwood & Emily Bateman.
  19. [S185] Rick Moffat, Assumption, Not listed as child of James and Annie in 1881 census.
  20. [S1348] Ontario, Canada Births, 1869-1913, online Ontario, Canada Births, Name: Catharine Rose McRoberts. Hereinafter cited as ON Births 1869-1913.
  21. [S1348] ON Births 1869-1913, online Ontario, Canada Births, Name: John Chambers McRoberts.
  22. [S1348] ON Births 1869-1913, online Ontario, Canada Births, Name: Margaret Willena McRoberts.
  23. [S1348] ON Births 1869-1913, online Ontario, Canada Births, Name: David Chambers McRoberts.
  24. [S1348] ON Births 1869-1913, online Ontario, Canada Births, Name: Annie Belle McRoberts.

Leslie Daryl Allen1

M, #72, b. 1973, d. 1974
Last Edited9 Nov 2005
     He was born in 1973.1
     He died in 1974.1

Citations

  1. [S11] Ada J Flynn, compiler, Johnston Family Tree (Collingwood, ON: self published, 1974, revised 1981), Page 34. Hereinafter cited as Johnston Family Tree.

James Murray Lockwood1,2,3,4,5

M, #79, b. 9 May 1904, d. 3 September 1969
Father*Daniel Benjamin Lockwood1,2,4,6 b. 31 Dec 1875, d. 11 Jun 1955
Mother*Christy Jane McRoberts1,2,4,6,5 b. 26 Oct 1880, d. 10 Jul 1977
Last Edited18 Mar 2019
     He was born on 9 May 1904 at Euphemia Twp., Middlesex County, Ontario, Canada, according to Ontario Birth Registration 02237.3,4,6
     He died on 3 September 1969 at Saskatoon, Saskatchewan, Canada, at age 65.5
     The following selected information is extracted from his obituary. Survivor(s): Christie Jane Lockwood, Jessie Irene Hemsworth and William Wallace Lockwood.5      James Murray Lockwood was buried on 6 September 1969 at Woodlawn Cemetery, Saskatoon, Saskatchewan, Canada.5

Census Data

     Murray Lockwood appeared on the 1921 Canadian Census of Chaplin, Saskatchewan in the household of his parents, Daniel Lockwood and Jennie Lockwood, listed as a farmer's son.6
     See the footnotes below for a link to his obituary that appeared StarPhoenix published in Saskatoon, Saskatchewan, 8 September 1969.5

Citations

  1. [S13] 50th Anniversary -- Mr. & Mrs. D.B. Lockwood, 50th Anniversary -- Mr. & Mrs. D.B. Lockwood, unknown location viewed at Lorrie Ellen (Scott) Moffat papers. Hereinafter cited as unidentified.
  2. [S17] Unknown family info, Lockwood Family Bible (n.p.: n.pub., unknown publish date); unknown present owner, unknown location.
  3. [S252] Genealogical Research Library (Subscription Required), online Genealogical Research Library (Subscription Required), Lockwood, James Murray - birth. Hereinafter cited as Genealogical Research Library.
  4. [S1348] Ontario, Canada Births, 1869-1913, online Ontario, Canada Births, Name: James Murray Lockwood. Hereinafter cited as ON Births 1869-1913.
  5. [S8893] Deaths: Lockwood, Saskatoon StarPhoenix, Saskatoon, SK, Sep 8, 1969, Page 21, column 6 viewed at Newspapers.com, Obituary: James Murray Lockwood. Hereinafter cited as StarPhoenix.
  6. [S8198] Daniel Lockwood household, June 1, 1921 Canada census, Ottawa, Ontario, Canada, Chaplin, Swift Current (census district), Saskatchewan; Page 4; Family: 38, Library and Archives Canada (LAC).