John Dunfield1

M, #32041
Last Edited30 Dec 2017
     John married Jane Brown.1
     John Dunfield was referenced in an article about the wedding anniversary of Robert Brown and Jane McNichol which appeared on 24 February 1905 in the newspaper the, Renfrew Mercury, Renfrew, Ontario, Canada; Golden Wedding in Admaston
Last week, Mr. and Mrs Robert Brown, of Admaston, quietly celebrated the 50th anniversary of their wedding; on the farm has been their home from the day when they were united in Renfrew by Rev. S. Fraser, a Free Church Minister who preached at White Lake and Renfrew. Mrs. Brown before her marriage was Jane Mc Nicol. Their nine children are all alive; Samuel, in Knoxville, Tenn; Jane (Mrs. John Dunfield) at Okotoks, Alta; Mary (Mrs. Chas. Reid) at Francis, Assa., Bella (Mrs. John Mayhew) of Admaston; Bessie (Mrs. Alex. McQuarrie) at Armstrong, B.C; George at Queen's University; and Annie, Maggie, and Robt. W. on the farm at home. From all these far points good wishes and "many happy returns" were wafted to the "old folks at home." in which many friends hereabouts join.1

Family

Jane Brown

Citations

  1. [S8128] Golden Wedding in Admaston, Renfrew Mercury, Renfrew, ON, Feb 24, 1905 viewed at Paper of Record (now excludes Renfrew Mercury),. Hereinafter cited as Renfrew Mercury.

Mary Brown1

F, #32042
Father*Robert Brown1
Mother*Jane McNichol1
Last Edited30 Dec 2017
     Mary married Charles Reid.1
     Mary Reid, of Francis, SK was referenced in an article about the wedding anniversary of Robert Brown and Jane McNichol which appeared on 24 February 1905 in the newspaper the, Renfrew Mercury, Renfrew, Ontario, Canada; Golden Wedding in Admaston
Last week, Mr. and Mrs Robert Brown, of Admaston, quietly celebrated the 50th anniversary of their wedding; on the farm has been their home from the day when they were united in Renfrew by Rev. S. Fraser, a Free Church Minister who preached at White Lake and Renfrew. Mrs. Brown before her marriage was Jane Mc Nicol. Their nine children are all alive; Samuel, in Knoxville, Tenn; Jane (Mrs. John Dunfield) at Okotoks, Alta; Mary (Mrs. Chas. Reid) at Francis, Assa., Bella (Mrs. John Mayhew) of Admaston; Bessie (Mrs. Alex. McQuarrie) at Armstrong, B.C; George at Queen's University; and Annie, Maggie, and Robt. W. on the farm at home. From all these far points good wishes and "many happy returns" were wafted to the "old folks at home." in which many friends hereabouts join.1

Family

Charles Reid

Citations

  1. [S8128] Golden Wedding in Admaston, Renfrew Mercury, Renfrew, ON, Feb 24, 1905 viewed at Paper of Record (now excludes Renfrew Mercury),. Hereinafter cited as Renfrew Mercury.

Charles Reid1

M, #32043
Last Edited30 Dec 2017
     Charles married Mary Brown.1
     Charles Reid was referenced in an article about the wedding anniversary of Robert Brown and Jane McNichol which appeared on 24 February 1905 in the newspaper the, Renfrew Mercury, Renfrew, Ontario, Canada; Golden Wedding in Admaston
Last week, Mr. and Mrs Robert Brown, of Admaston, quietly celebrated the 50th anniversary of their wedding; on the farm has been their home from the day when they were united in Renfrew by Rev. S. Fraser, a Free Church Minister who preached at White Lake and Renfrew. Mrs. Brown before her marriage was Jane Mc Nicol. Their nine children are all alive; Samuel, in Knoxville, Tenn; Jane (Mrs. John Dunfield) at Okotoks, Alta; Mary (Mrs. Chas. Reid) at Francis, Assa., Bella (Mrs. John Mayhew) of Admaston; Bessie (Mrs. Alex. McQuarrie) at Armstrong, B.C; George at Queen's University; and Annie, Maggie, and Robt. W. on the farm at home. From all these far points good wishes and "many happy returns" were wafted to the "old folks at home." in which many friends hereabouts join.1

Family

Mary Brown

Citations

  1. [S8128] Golden Wedding in Admaston, Renfrew Mercury, Renfrew, ON, Feb 24, 1905 viewed at Paper of Record (now excludes Renfrew Mercury),. Hereinafter cited as Renfrew Mercury.

Bessie Brown1

F, #32044
Father*Robert Brown1
Mother*Jane McNichol1
Last Edited30 Dec 2017
     Bessie married Alex McQuarrie.1
     Bessie McQuarrie, of Armstrong, BC was referenced in an article about the wedding anniversary of Robert Brown and Jane McNichol which appeared on 24 February 1905 in the newspaper the, Renfrew Mercury, Renfrew, Ontario, Canada; Golden Wedding in Admaston
Last week, Mr. and Mrs Robert Brown, of Admaston, quietly celebrated the 50th anniversary of their wedding; on the farm has been their home from the day when they were united in Renfrew by Rev. S. Fraser, a Free Church Minister who preached at White Lake and Renfrew. Mrs. Brown before her marriage was Jane Mc Nicol. Their nine children are all alive; Samuel, in Knoxville, Tenn; Jane (Mrs. John Dunfield) at Okotoks, Alta; Mary (Mrs. Chas. Reid) at Francis, Assa., Bella (Mrs. John Mayhew) of Admaston; Bessie (Mrs. Alex. McQuarrie) at Armstrong, B.C; George at Queen's University; and Annie, Maggie, and Robt. W. on the farm at home. From all these far points good wishes and "many happy returns" were wafted to the "old folks at home." in which many friends hereabouts join.1

Citations

  1. [S8128] Golden Wedding in Admaston, Renfrew Mercury, Renfrew, ON, Feb 24, 1905 viewed at Paper of Record (now excludes Renfrew Mercury),. Hereinafter cited as Renfrew Mercury.

Alex McQuarrie1

M, #32045
Last Edited30 Dec 2017
     Alex married Bessie Brown.1
     Alex McQuarrie was referenced in an article about the wedding anniversary of Robert Brown and Jane McNichol which appeared on 24 February 1905 in the newspaper the, Renfrew Mercury, Renfrew, Ontario, Canada; Golden Wedding in Admaston
Last week, Mr. and Mrs Robert Brown, of Admaston, quietly celebrated the 50th anniversary of their wedding; on the farm has been their home from the day when they were united in Renfrew by Rev. S. Fraser, a Free Church Minister who preached at White Lake and Renfrew. Mrs. Brown before her marriage was Jane Mc Nicol. Their nine children are all alive; Samuel, in Knoxville, Tenn; Jane (Mrs. John Dunfield) at Okotoks, Alta; Mary (Mrs. Chas. Reid) at Francis, Assa., Bella (Mrs. John Mayhew) of Admaston; Bessie (Mrs. Alex. McQuarrie) at Armstrong, B.C; George at Queen's University; and Annie, Maggie, and Robt. W. on the farm at home. From all these far points good wishes and "many happy returns" were wafted to the "old folks at home." in which many friends hereabouts join.1

Family

Bessie Brown

Citations

  1. [S8128] Golden Wedding in Admaston, Renfrew Mercury, Renfrew, ON, Feb 24, 1905 viewed at Paper of Record (now excludes Renfrew Mercury),. Hereinafter cited as Renfrew Mercury.

Annie Brown1

F, #32046
Father*Robert Brown1
Mother*Jane McNichol1
Last Edited30 Dec 2017
     Annie Brown, at home on the farm in Admaston was referenced in an article about the wedding anniversary of Robert Brown and Jane McNichol which appeared on 24 February 1905 in the newspaper the, Renfrew Mercury, Renfrew, Ontario, Canada; Golden Wedding in Admaston
Last week, Mr. and Mrs Robert Brown, of Admaston, quietly celebrated the 50th anniversary of their wedding; on the farm has been their home from the day when they were united in Renfrew by Rev. S. Fraser, a Free Church Minister who preached at White Lake and Renfrew. Mrs. Brown before her marriage was Jane Mc Nicol. Their nine children are all alive; Samuel, in Knoxville, Tenn; Jane (Mrs. John Dunfield) at Okotoks, Alta; Mary (Mrs. Chas. Reid) at Francis, Assa., Bella (Mrs. John Mayhew) of Admaston; Bessie (Mrs. Alex. McQuarrie) at Armstrong, B.C; George at Queen's University; and Annie, Maggie, and Robt. W. on the farm at home. From all these far points good wishes and "many happy returns" were wafted to the "old folks at home." in which many friends hereabouts join.1

Citations

  1. [S8128] Golden Wedding in Admaston, Renfrew Mercury, Renfrew, ON, Feb 24, 1905 viewed at Paper of Record (now excludes Renfrew Mercury),. Hereinafter cited as Renfrew Mercury.

Maggie Brown1

F, #32047
Father*Robert Brown1
Mother*Jane McNichol1
Last Edited30 Dec 2017
     Maggie Brown, at home on the farm in Admaston was referenced in an article about the wedding anniversary of Robert Brown and Jane McNichol which appeared on 24 February 1905 in the newspaper the, Renfrew Mercury, Renfrew, Ontario, Canada; Golden Wedding in Admaston
Last week, Mr. and Mrs Robert Brown, of Admaston, quietly celebrated the 50th anniversary of their wedding; on the farm has been their home from the day when they were united in Renfrew by Rev. S. Fraser, a Free Church Minister who preached at White Lake and Renfrew. Mrs. Brown before her marriage was Jane Mc Nicol. Their nine children are all alive; Samuel, in Knoxville, Tenn; Jane (Mrs. John Dunfield) at Okotoks, Alta; Mary (Mrs. Chas. Reid) at Francis, Assa., Bella (Mrs. John Mayhew) of Admaston; Bessie (Mrs. Alex. McQuarrie) at Armstrong, B.C; George at Queen's University; and Annie, Maggie, and Robt. W. on the farm at home. From all these far points good wishes and "many happy returns" were wafted to the "old folks at home." in which many friends hereabouts join.1

Citations

  1. [S8128] Golden Wedding in Admaston, Renfrew Mercury, Renfrew, ON, Feb 24, 1905 viewed at Paper of Record (now excludes Renfrew Mercury),. Hereinafter cited as Renfrew Mercury.

Helen Stretch1

F, #32048, b. 29 October 1945, d. 30 June 2015
Last Edited11 Jan 2019
     Helen was born on 29 October 1945.1
     She died on 30 June 2015 in Edmonton, Alberta, Canada, at age 69.1
     The following selected information is extracted from her obituary.1
     See the footnotes below for a link to her on-line obituary that appeared in the newspaper the Edmonton Journal published in Edmonton, Alberta, 2 July 2015 .1

Citations

  1. [S5773] Helen Haasyk, Edmonton Journal, Edmonton, AB, July 2, 2015, Page 41, column 4 viewed at www.legacy.com,, Obituary: Helen Haasdyk née Stretch. Hereinafter cited as Edmonton Journal.

John Douglas Mayhew1

M, #32050, b. 6 May 1903
Father*Henry Joseph Mayhew1 b. 19 May 1873, d. 18 Oct 1960
Mother*Harriett Janette Rutherford1 b. 23 Nov 1874, d. 1945
Relationship2nd cousin 1 time removed of Carole Elizabeth Watson
Last Edited9 Jan 2018
     John was born on 6 May 1903 in Northumberland County, Ontario, Canada.1
     He also went by the name of Douglas Mayhew.2
     In the obituary of Hubert A Mayhew who died 10 February 1937, his brother, J Douglas Mayhew was listed as a survivor.3
     The following newspaper article appeared in the Colborne, Ontario The Colborne Express 21 April 1938 :
Personal
Mr. and Mrs. Douglas Mayhew and son John spent Sunday with his parents, Mr. and Mrs. H. J. Mayhew.4

     In the obituary of Henry Joseph Mayhew who died 18 October 1960, his son, Douglas Mayhew of Napanee, ON, was listed as a survivor.5

Citations

  1. [S1443] Ontario, Canada Births, 1869-1913, online Ontario, Canada Births, John Douglas Mayhew. Hereinafter cited as ON Births 1869-1913.
  2. [S8163] Personal, The Colborne Express, Colborne, ON, Mar 22, 1928, Page 1, column 4 viewed at Cramache Archives,, Personal: H. J. Mayhew family visits. Hereinafter cited as Colborne Express.
  3. [S8175] Hubert Mayhew, The Colborne Express, Colborne, ON, Feb 11, 1937, Page 1, column 3 viewed at Cramache Archives,, Obituary: Hubert Mayhew. Hereinafter cited as Colborne Express.
  4. [S8171] Personal, The Colborne Express, Colborne, ON, Apr 21, 1938, Page 1, column 4 viewed at Cramache Archives,, Douglas Mayhew and family visit his parents. Hereinafter cited as Colborne Express.
  5. [S8168] H. J. Mayhew Passes Away in 88th Year, The Colborne Chronicle, Colborne, ON, Oct 27, 1960, Page 7, columns 4 & 5 viewed at Cramache Archives,, H. J. Mayhew Passes Away in 88th Year. Hereinafter cited as Colborne Chronicle.

Hubert A Mayhew1

M, #32051, b. 11 November 1904, d. 10 February 1937
Father*Henry Joseph Mayhew1 b. 19 May 1873, d. 18 Oct 1960
Mother*Harriett Janette Rutherford1 b. 23 Nov 1874, d. 1945
Relationship2nd cousin 1 time removed of Carole Elizabeth Watson
Last Edited10 Nov 2018
     Hubert was born on 11 November 1904 in Northumberland and Durham Counties, Ontario, Canada.1
     The following selected information is extracted from his obituary. Survivor(s): H J Mayhew, Mrs H J Mayhew, J Douglas Mayhew, Mrs Harry S Smith and Mrs H C McCutcheon.2
     He died on 10 February 1937 in Rochester, Monroe County, New York, USA, at age 32.2
     The following obituary appeared in the newspaper The Colborne Express published in Colborne, Ontario 11 February 1937:
Hubert Mayhew
The sympathy of the community is felt for Mr and Mrs. H. J. Mayhew and family in their unexpected bereavement by the death at Rochester, N. Y., of their youngest son, Hubert Mayhew. who died Wednesday. Feb 10th. 1937, in his 32nd year. For some years deceased has been associated with the advertising staff of a Rochester daily newspaper.

The funeral takes place tomorrow, Friday afternoon.

His brother, Mr. J. Douglas Mayhew of Napanee, and sisters, Mrs. Harry S. Smith of Pembroke and Mrs. H. C. MoCutcheon of Toronto are home for the funeral.2



     In the obituary of Henry Joseph Mayhew who died 18 October 1960, his son, Hubert A Mayhew was listed as predeceased.3

Citations

  1. [S1443] Ontario, Canada Births, 1869-1913, online Ontario, Canada Births, Hubert A Mayhew. Hereinafter cited as ON Births 1869-1913.
  2. [S8175] Hubert Mayhew, The Colborne Express, Colborne, ON, Feb 11, 1937, Page 1, column 3 viewed at Cramache Archives,, Obituary: Hubert Mayhew. Hereinafter cited as Colborne Express.
  3. [S8168] H. J. Mayhew Passes Away in 88th Year, The Colborne Chronicle, Colborne, ON, Oct 27, 1960, Page 7, columns 4 & 5 viewed at Cramache Archives,, H. J. Mayhew Passes Away in 88th Year. Hereinafter cited as Colborne Chronicle.

Annie Ruth Mayhew1

F, #32052, b. 4 March 1909
Father*Henry Joseph Mayhew1 b. 19 May 1873, d. 18 Oct 1960
Mother*Harriett Janette Rutherford1 b. 23 Nov 1874, d. 1945
Relationship2nd cousin 1 time removed of Carole Elizabeth Watson
Last Edited9 Jan 2018
     Annie was born on 4 March 1909 in Northumberland and Durham Counties, Ontario, Canada.1 Annie married Harold James McCutcheon.2,3 Annie married Harold William Kernaghan.4
     She also went by the name of Ruth Kernaghan.4
     In the obituary of Hubert A Mayhew who died 10 February 1937, his sister, Mrs H C McCutcheon of Toronto, was listed as a survivor.5
     In the obituary of Capt Harold James McCutcheon who died 13 April 1945, his wife, Ruth Mayhew was listed as a survivor.3
     In the obituary of Henry Joseph Mayhew who died 18 October 1960, his daughter, Ruth Kernaghan of Deep River, ON, was listed as a survivor.4
     In the obituary of Harold William Kernaghan who died 29 March 1975, his wife, Ruth Mayhew McCutcheon was listed as a survivor.6

Family 1

Harold James McCutcheon d. 13 Apr 1945
Marriage*Annie married Harold James McCutcheon.2,3 

Family 2

Harold William Kernaghan d. 29 Mar 1975
Marriage*Annie married Harold William Kernaghan.4 

Citations

  1. [S1443] Ontario, Canada Births, 1869-1913, online Ontario, Canada Births, Annie Ruth Mayhew. Hereinafter cited as ON Births 1869-1913.
  2. [S8168] H. J. Mayhew Passes Away in 88th Year, The Colborne Chronicle, Colborne, ON, Oct 27, 1960, Page 7, columns 4 & 5 viewed at Cramache Archives,, H. J. Mayhew Passes Away in 88th Year I assume Ruth was previously married to a McCutcheon, with sons Richard and William. Hereinafter cited as Colborne Chronicle.
  3. [S8176] Capt. H. McCutcheon Pays Supreme Sacrifice, The Colborne Express, Colborne, ON, Apr 26, 1945, Page 1, column 2 viewed at Cramache Archives,, Capt. H. McCutcheon Pays Supreme Sacrifice. Hereinafter cited as Colborne Express.
  4. [S8168] Colborne Chronicle, Oct 27, 1960, Page 7, columns 4 & 5, H. J. Mayhew Passes Away in 88th Year.
  5. [S8175] Hubert Mayhew, The Colborne Express, Colborne, ON, Feb 11, 1937, Page 1, column 3 viewed at Cramache Archives,, Obituary: Hubert Mayhew. Hereinafter cited as Colborne Express.
  6. [S8179] Obituary: H. W. Kernaghan, The Colborne Chronicle, Colborne, ON, Apr 18, 1975, Page 2, column 6 to 8 viewed at Cramache Archives,, Obituary: Harold William Kernaghan. Hereinafter cited as Colborne Chronicle.

Janet Isabel Mayhew1,2,3

F, #32053, b. 18 June 1899
Father*Henry Joseph Mayhew1,2,3 b. 19 May 1873, d. 18 Oct 1960
Mother*Harriett Janette Rutherford1,2,3 b. 23 Nov 1874, d. 1945
Relationship2nd cousin 1 time removed of Carole Elizabeth Watson
Last Edited2 May 2018
     Janet was born on 18 June 1899 in Colborne, Cramahe Twp., United Counties of Northumberland and Durham, Ontario, Canada.1,3 Janet married Harry Stewart Smith on 16 September 1924 in Colborne, Cramahe Twp., Northumberland County, Ontario, Canada.2
     H J Mayhew and H J announced the birth of a daughter, Janet Isabel Mayhew on 30 June 1899 in the newspaper the Renfrew Mercury; Born
Mayhew

In Colborned, on Sunday, June 18th, 1899, the wife of H. J. Mayhew, of a daughter.3
     In the obituary of Hubert A Mayhew who died 10 February 1937, his sister, Mrs Harry S Smith of Pembroke, was listed as a survivor.4 In the obituary of Henry Joseph Mayhew who died 18 October 1960, his daughter, Isobel Smith of Pembroke, ON, was listed as a survivor.5
     In the obituary of Shirley Ann Smith who died 8 October 2017, her mother, Janet Isobel Smith was listed as predeceased.6

Family

Harry Stewart Smith b. c 1898
Child

Citations

  1. [S1443] Ontario, Canada Births, 1869-1913, online Ontario, Canada Births, Name: Janet Isabel Mayhew. Hereinafter cited as ON Births 1869-1913.
  2. [S1444] 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., Harry Stewart Smith & Janet Isabel Mayhew.
  3. [S5783] Born - Mayhew, Renfrew Mercury, Renfrew, ON, June 30, 1899 viewed at Paper of Record (now excludes Renfrew Mercury),. Hereinafter cited as Renfrew Mercury.
  4. [S8175] Hubert Mayhew, The Colborne Express, Colborne, ON, Feb 11, 1937, Page 1, column 3 viewed at Cramache Archives,, Obituary: Hubert Mayhew. Hereinafter cited as Colborne Express.
  5. [S8168] H. J. Mayhew Passes Away in 88th Year, The Colborne Chronicle, Colborne, ON, Oct 27, 1960, Page 7, columns 4 & 5 viewed at Cramache Archives,, H. J. Mayhew Passes Away in 88th Year. Hereinafter cited as Colborne Chronicle.
  6. [S8465] Smith, Malcolm, Deavitt & Binhammer Funeral Home Limited, Pembroke, ON, about October 9, 2017 viewed at Malcolm, Deavitt & Binhammer Ltd. Funeral Home,, Obituary: Shirley Smith. Hereinafter cited as Malcolm, Deavitt & Binhammer Funeral Home Ltd.

Malcolm McMurchy1

M, #32054
Last Edited8 Jul 2015

Family

Child

Citations

  1. [S3522] Unknown compiler, compiler, The Biographical Record of De Kalb County, Illinois (Chicago, IL: S. J. Clarke Publishing Company, 1898), Page 284 - Malcolm McMurchy ... son of Malcolm and Jeannette (Renwick) McMurchy. Hereinafter cited as Biographical Record of De Kalb County, Illinois.