John Wray
(Abt 1764-1852)
Elizabeth Harlin
(Abt 1759-1844)
John Greenwood
(Abt 1793-1856)
Isabella Wray
(1796-1881)

George Greenwood
(1829-1875)

 

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Spouses/Children:
1. Margaret Ann Winch

George Greenwood

  • Born: 24 Jan 1829, Bolton by Bowland, Yorkshire, England, United Kingdom 2
  • Christened: 5 Apr 1829, Bolton by Bowland, Yorkshire, England, United Kingdom 3 4 5
  • Marriage (1): Margaret Ann Winch on 26 May 1851 in Wellesley Township, Waterloo, Canada West 1
  • Died: 26 Sep 1875, Wellesley Township, Waterloo, Ontario, Canada at age 46 2
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bullet  Noted events in his life were:

Census: 1851 Canada East, Canada West, New Brunswick, and Nova Scotia: Wellesley Township, Waterloo, Canada West. 6

Census: 1861 Canadian: Wellesley Township, Waterloo, Ontario, Canada. 7

Census: 1871 Canadian: Wellesley Township, Waterloo, Ontario, Canada. 8

Cemetery: Rushes Presbyterian Cemetery: Wellesley Township, Waterloo, Ontario, Canada. 9 10

Headstone. 11
In memory of
George Greenwood
Died Sept 26 1875
aged 46 years 8 mos & 2 days
A faithful friend companion dear
A tender father lieth here
Great is the loss we here sustain
But hope in heaven to meet again


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George married Margaret Ann Winch, daughter of Samuel Winch and Elizabeth Mountenay, on 26 May 1851 in Wellesley Township, Waterloo, Canada West.1 (Margaret Ann Winch was born on 5 Apr 1833 in Newmarket, York, Canada West,12 13 died on 8 May 1917 in Port Huron, St. Clair, Michigan, United States 12 13 14 and was buried on 10 May 1917 in Croswell, Sanilac, Michigan, United States 15.). The cause of her death was Pneumonia.


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Sources


1 Dan Walker & Fawne Stratford-Devai, The Marriage Registers of Upper Canada/Canada West, Volume 9: Part 1 Wellington District 1840-1852, Page 110.

2 Waterloo County, Ontario, Cemetery Inscriptions (Baron, Maryln. Nine Ontario Cemeteries Orem, UT: Ancestry, Inc., 1998),

Name: George GREENWOOD
Birth Date: 1829
Death Date: Sep 26 1875
Age: 46 years 8 mos & 2 days
Cemetery Name: Rushes Cem.
Township: Wellesley Twp.
County: Waterloo Co.

3 Bishop's transcripts, 1600-1858, Church of England. Parish Church of Bolton-by-Bowland (Yorkshire).

4 "England Births and Christenings 1538-1975," database, FamilySearch(https://familysearch.org/ : accessed 4 Oct 2013);

Name: George Greenwood
Gender: Male
Christening Date: 05 Apr 1829
Christening Place: BOLTON BY BOWLAND,YORK,ENGLAND
Birth Date:
Birthplace:
Death Date:
Name Note:
Race:
Father's Name: John Greenwood
Father's Birthplace:
Father's Age:
Mother's Name: Isabella
Mother's Birthplace:
Mother's Age:
Indexing Project (Batch) Number: C00710-2
System Origin: England-ODM
GS Film number: 919132
Reference ID:

5 "England, Lancashire, Parish Registers 1538-1910," database, The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints, FamilySearch(https://familysearch.org/ : accessed 29 Jun 2017);

Name: George Greenwood
Event Type: Christening
Event Date: 05 Apr 1829
Event Place: Christ Church, Bolton by Bowland, Yorkshire, England
Gender: Male
Age:
Birth Year (Estimated):
Father's Name: John Greenwood
Mother's Name: Isabella Greenwood
Volume:
GS Film Number: 001849647
Digital Folder Number: 004360292
Image Number: 00668

6 1851 Census of Canada East, Canada West, New Brunswick, and Nova Scotia (Ancestry.com. 1851 Census of Canada East, Canada West, New Brunswick, and Nova Scotia [database on-line]. Provo, UT, USA: MyFamily.com, Inc., 2006. Original data: Library and Archives Canada. Census of 1851 (Canada East, Canada West, New Brunswick, and Nova Scotia). Ottawa, Canada: Library and Archives Canada.).

7 1861 Census of Canada (Ancestry.com and The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints. 1861 Census of Canada [database on-line]. Provo, UT, USA: The Generations Network, Inc., 2009.

Original data:
Census returns for 1861. Microfilm C-999 to C-1007, C-1010 to C-1093, C-1095 to C-1108, C-1232 to C-1331, M-1165 to M-1166, M-1168 to M-1171, M-556, M-874 to M-878, M-880 to M-886, M-896 to M-900. Library and Archives Canada, Ottawa, Canada.).

8 1871 Census of Canada (http://pilot.familysearch.org/recordsearch/start.html#p=allCollections;r=0

Original data: Library and Archives Canada. Census of Canada, 1871. Ottawa, Canada: Library and Archives Canada. Microfilm C-9888 to C-9975, C-9977 to C-10097, C-10344 to C-10388, C-10390 to C-10395, to C-10540 to C-10570.).

9 Waterloo County, Ontario, Cemetery Inscriptions (Baron, Maryln. Nine Ontario Cemeteries Orem, UT: Ancestry, Inc., 1998),

Name: George GREENWOOD
Birth Date: 1829
Death Date: Sep 26 1875
Cemetery Name: Rushes Cem.
Township: Wellesley Twp.
County: Waterloo Co.

10 Ontario Cemetery Finding Aid (http://www.islandnet.com/ocfa/homepage.html),

Surname: GREENWOOD
Given Name: George
Cemetery: Rushes Presbyterian
County: Waterloo
Township: Wellesley
Reference: WW-4536.

11 Ontario Genealogical Society, Ontario Genealogical Society Transcriptions, Waterloo County, Wellesley Township, Rushes Presbyterian Cemetery, Item 14-4.

12 St. Clair County Michigan Death Record.

13 "Michigan, Death Records, 1867-1950," database, Ancestry.com(http://www.ancestry.com/);

Name: Margaret Ann Rolls
Age: 84
Gender: Female
Marital Status: Widowed
Birth Date: 5 Apr 1833
Death Date: 8 May 1917
Death Place: Port Huron, St Clair, Michigan, USA
File Number: 544
Father: Samuel Winch
Mother: Elizabeth Montaney

14 The Library of Michigan; Michigan Death Records, 1897-1920; Rolls: 1-302; Archive Barcode/Item Number: 30000008534046; Roll Number: 245; Certificate Number: 133., "Michigan Death Records 1897-1920," database, Ancestry.com;

Name: Margaret Ann Rolls
Birth Year: 1833
Death Date: 8 May 1917
Death Place: Port Huron, St Clair
Age: 84
Father's Name: Samuel Winch

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