George Andrew ECKFORD

George Andrew ECKFORD

Male 1864 - 1947  (82 years)

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  • Name George Andrew ECKFORD 
    Born 11 Aug 1864  Westmeath Twp., Renfrew, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location  [1, 2
    Christened 7 Oct 1866  Ross Twp., Renfrew, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Gender Male 
    Census 1901  Ross Twp., Renfrew, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Census 1911  Cobden, Renfrew, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location  [3
    Gould St., 
    Origin 1911  [4
    Scotch 
    Occupation 1911  [4
    Labourer 
    Religion 1911  [4
    Methodist 
    Died 9 Jan 1947  [5
    Buried Cobden, Renfrew, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Person ID I1740  Bennett Johnston Family
    Last Modified 24 Apr 2010 

    Father William ECKFORD,   b. 22 Apr 1835, Arnprior, Renfrew, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 15 Feb 1928  (Age 92 years) 
    Mother Isabella CONDIE,   b. 24 May 1839, Perth, Lanark, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 12 Mar 1906, Smith's Falls, Lanark, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 66 years) 
    Married 24 Dec 1860  , Renfrew Co., Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location  [6
    Family ID F1072  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

    Family Emily Matilda GIBSON,   b. 11 Oct 1876, Ross Twp., Renfrew, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 31 Aug 1946  (Age 69 years) 
    Married 21 Sep 1896  Zion Line, Renfrew, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location  [7
    Children 
     1. Myrtle May ECKFORD,   b. 24 Feb 1898, Cobden, Renfrew, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 25 Sep 1962, South Porcupine, Ontario Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 64 years)
     2. Leah Marvel ECKFORD,   b. 7 Dec 1899, Cobden, Renfrew, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 1958, Pembroke, Renfrew, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 58 years)
     3. Hazel Selma ECKFORD,   b. 7 Mar 1902, Cobden, Renfrew, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. Jun 1976  (Age 74 years)
     4. Douglas Bowman ECKFORD,   b. 3 Mar 1904, Cobden, Renfrew, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 21 Oct 1979  (Age 75 years)
     5. Stewart Wolverton ECKFORD,   b. 22 Dec 1907, Cobden, Renfrew, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. Yes, date unknown
     6. Laura Victoria ECKFORD,   b. 20 Nov 1909, Cobden, Renfrew, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 9 Aug 1985, Alpena, Alpena, Michigan, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 75 years)
     7. Mona Doris ECKFORD,   b. 4 Dec 1917, Cobden, Renfrew, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location
     8. Ira Delbert ECKFORD,   b. 20 Oct 1919, Cobden, Renfrew, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 1986  (Age 66 years)
    Last Modified 7 Jun 2009 
    Family ID F1101  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

  • Photos
    Eckford, George Andrew & Emma Matilda nee Gibson with dau Myrtle May
    Eckford, George Andrew & Emma Matilda nee Gibson with dau Myrtle May
    Provided by Mary Finnigan, Dec 2017

    Headstones
    Gravestone-Eckford, George & Emma nee Gibson
    Gravestone-Eckford, George & Emma nee Gibson
    Block 1 - United
    Cobden Union Cemetery
    photographed by Fay Bennett, Sep 2016

  • Sources 
    1. [S640] Church Record - Wesleyan Methodist Baptisms - Electonic, transcribed by Reed, Ida, 2001, (Webpage of Bill Martin, http://freepages.genealogy.rootsweb.com/~wjmartin/wm-index.htm).

    2. [S395] Census - Canada, Ontario, Renfrew Co., Westmeath Twp., - 1881 Canadian Census, LDS, Family History Resource Fil e, (2002).

    3. [S633] Census - Canada, Ontario, Renfrew Co., Ross Twp., - 1911, Library and Archives of Canada, Archivia Net On-Line Research Tool ,, (Database, http://www.collectionscanada.ca/archivianet/1911/index-e.html).

    4. [S576] Census - Canada, Ontario, Renfrew Co., Ross Twp., - 1901, Automated Genealogy, (Index to 1901 Census of Canada with Digital Images, http://automatedgenealogy.com/census/cache/index.html).

    5. [S219] Church Record - Burial - Grace United Church Cobden, Renfrew Co., Ontario.

    6. [S31] Marriage Records - Free/Canada Presbyterian Church Marriages, Westmeath & Area, 1858-1869, Free/Canada Presbyterian Church Marriages (Westmeath Twp, Ontario, Canada) (Reliability: 3).
      William Eckford, 26, Westmeath b. Arnprior to James Eckaford and Ellen Glendinnon
      m. Isabella Condie 20 of Wetmeath b. Perth to James Condie and Isabella Drysdale
      on Dec 24 1860
      wit: James Clare, Westmeath
      by H McMeekin

    7. [S257] Newspaper - Index to Births, Marriages, & Deaths in the Pembroke Observer and Upper Ottawa Advertiser 1867-1898, OGS Sault Ste Marie Branch, (July 1991).