Anna Maria Thorpe1,2

(8 October 1883 - 2 May 1965)
Last EditedMay 6, 2001
FatherThomas H. Thorpe2 b. 22 Feb 1861, d. 3 Mar 1936
MotherMargaret Gibbons2 b. 23 Aug 1862, d. 3 Jan 1944

Family

Edisto Bergland
Marriage28 June 1909 Spokane, Washington, United States; Principal=Edisto Bergland4 
Married Name Bergland2 
Birth8 October 1883 Deerhurst, Muskoka County, Ontario, Canada3,4 
Marriage28 June 1909 Spokane, Spokane County, Washington, United States; Principal=Edisto Bergland4 
Misc Edisto and Ann Maria had six children: Leroy, Dolphin, Margaret, Delmar, George and Thomas. Delmar died at age 2 1/2 and is also buried at St. Paul's in West Gwillimbury.; Principal=Edisto Bergland3 
Death2 May 1965 Riverside, Riverside County, California, United States4 
BurialMay 1965 Harbor Rest Memorial Park, Costa Mesa, Orange County, California, United States4 

Citations

  1. Called Anmar by her family.
  2. [S435] E-mail Message. From Eileen Berger at e-mail address to Pat Balkcom, 13 Jan 2001.
  3. [S435] E-mail Message. Eileen Berger, Sacramento, California (great granddaughter of Margaret Gibbons), recieved 17 April 2001.
  4. [S435] E-mail Message. To Pat Balkcom from Eileen Berger (e-mail address) 6 May 2001.

Dolphin Thorpe1,2

(1886 - 2 November 1950)
Last EditedFeb 3, 2018
FatherThomas H. Thorpe1 b. 22 Feb 1861, d. 3 Mar 1936
MotherMargaret Gibbons1 b. 23 Aug 1862, d. 3 Jan 1944
Baptism Name (?) (?) 
Birth1886 Based on his obituary that states he was 64.3 
Note25 March 1905 Bradford, Simcoe County, Ontario, Canada; Dolphe Thorpe was listed as a pall bearer for his grandfather, John Gibbons, funeral.2 
Note7 December 1914 Bradford, Ontario, Canada; Dolphe Thorpe was a pallbearer at his grandmother's funeral.4 
Death2 November 1950 Guelph, Wellington County, Ontario, Canada; Died at age 64 in Guelph where he was in the insulating business with Mr. Dyce.3 
BurialNovember 1950 St. Paul's Anglican Cemetery, West Gwillimbury, Simcoe County, Ontario, Canada3 

Citations

  1. [S435] E-mail Message. Eileen Berger, Sacramento, California (great granddaughter of Margaret Gibbons), recieved 17 April 2001.
  2. [S1204] Bradford Witness, March 25, 1905, Copy owned by Patricia Balkcom, Montpelier, Vermont, Note: I have a copy of the obituary, however, it is not clear if it came from the Bradford Witness or another newspaper.
  3. [S435] E-mail Message. Eileen Berger, Sacramento, California (great granddaughter of Margaret Gibbons), recieved 14 April 2004.
  4. [S1209] Bradford Witness, December, 1914, Copy owned by Patricia Balkcom, Montpelier, Vermont, Note: I have a copy of the obituary, however, it is not clear if it came from the Bradford Witness or another newspaper.

Thomas H. Thorpe1

(22 February 1861 - 3 March 1936)
Last EditedApr 28, 2001

Family

Margaret Gibbons b. 23 Aug 1862, d. 3 Jan 1944
Marriage1882 Ontario, Canada; Principal=Margaret Gibbons2 
Children
Birth22 February 1861 1 
Marriage1882 Ontario, Canada; Principal=Margaret Gibbons2 
Death3 March 1936 Ontario, Canada; Witness=Margaret Gibbons1 
BurialMarch 1936 St. Paul's Anglican Cemetery, West Gwillimbury, Simcoe County, Ontario, Canada; Plot 102.1 

Citations

  1. [S417] Bernice Ellis Merrick, Holy Martyrs of Japan Cemetery, On same microfilm, but listed under St. Paul's Anglican Cemetery.
  2. [S435] E-mail Message. Donna at e-mail address, 26 April 2001.
  3. [S435] E-mail Message. From Eileen Berger at e-mail address to Pat Balkcom, 13 Jan 2001.
  4. [S435] E-mail Message. Eileen Berger, Sacramento, California (great granddaughter of Margaret Gibbons), recieved 17 April 2001.

Joe Tonacrick1

(circa 1923 - 20 October 1997)
Last EditedMar 2, 2018

Family

Sarah Syron b. c 1925, d. 31 Jan 1966
Marriage Principal=Sarah Syron1 
Birthcirca 1923 1 
Marriage Principal=Sarah Syron1 
(Witness) Death31 January 1966 County Mayo, Connacht Province, Ireland; Principal=Sarah Syron1 
Death20 October 1997 1 
BurialOctober 1997 Addergoole Cemetery, Addergoole Catholic Parish, County Mayo, Connacht Province, Ireland1 

Citations

  1. [S1223] Addergoole Cemetery, online http://goldenlangan.com/graves-ad.html, Image of Gravestone in Addergoole Cemetery, Lahardane, County Mayo, Ireland that states: Sarah Syron Tonacrick, Died 31 Jan 1966, Aged 41 Years; Her Husband Joe, Died 20 Oct 1997, Aged 74 years. Erected by her husband, Joe.

M. L. Townsley1

Last EditedFeb 5, 2018

Citations

  1. [S462] Letter from from Al Pryor to Patricia Balkcom, 2002. Original information was sent to Al by Milberge Gibbons on July 19, 2002. She says that she obtained the information from her "cousin", Marie, now Sister Mary Edmond Gibbons, St. Joseph's Convent, 3377 Bayview Ave., Willowdale, Ontario. and copies sent to Patricia Balkcom who has them in her possession in Montpelier, Vermont, 2018. The original source is a copy of the wedding invitation.

Annie Tracey1

Last EditedAug 6, 2017

Family

William Syron b. c 1865, d. 25 Mar 1954
Marriage27 October 1890 Ohio, United States; Married by a Catholic Priest, named St. J. Peters, S.J.; Principal=William Syron1 
Married Name27 October 1890 Syron1 
Marriage27 October 1890 Hamilton County, Ohio, United States; Married by a Catholic Priest, named St. J. Peters, S.J.; Principal=William Syron1 

Citations

  1. [S436] Ancestry.com, online at www.ancestry.com, Ohio, County Marriages, 1774-1993 [database on-line]. Lehi, UT, USA: Ancestry.com Operations, Inc., 2016.
    Original data: Marriage Records. Ohio Marriages. FamilySearch, Salt Lake City, UT. Listinf of Marriage of William Syron and Annie Tracey on 27 October 1890, Hamilton County, Ohio, USA. Ancestry Image #174 of 502.

Basil J. Tracey1

( - 1975)
Last EditedNov 11, 2015
FatherJohn Tracey1 b. c 1860, d. 1937
MotherEllen Jane Gibbons1 b. c 1867, d. 1956
Birth  
Death1975 1 

Citations

  1. [S457] Letter, Nancy O'Donnell to Al Pryor, 01 Nov 2001.

Ellen Margaret Tracey1

(1901 - 1953)
Last EditedNov 11, 2015
FatherJohn Tracey1 b. c 1860, d. 1937
MotherEllen Jane Gibbons1 b. c 1867, d. 1956
Birth1901 1 
Death1953 1 

Citations

  1. [S457] Letter, Nancy O'Donnell to Al Pryor, 01 Nov 2001.

Hugh James Tracey1

(1891 - 1966)
Last EditedNov 11, 2015
FatherJohn Tracey1 b. c 1860, d. 1937
MotherEllen Jane Gibbons1 b. c 1867, d. 1956
Birth1891 1 
Death1966 1 

Citations

  1. [S457] Letter, Nancy O'Donnell to Al Pryor, 01 Nov 2001.

John Tracey1

(circa 1860 - 1937)
Last EditedDec 21, 2017
FatherWilliam Tracey2,1
MotherEllen Barry2,1

Family

Ellen Jane Gibbons b. c 1867, d. 1956
Marriage28 April 1890 Newmarket, Ontario, Canada; The Marriage Registration (#011211) states the following: John Tracey, 30, residing in Adjala, born Canada, bachelor, farmer, son of William and Ellen Tracey, married Ellen Jane Gibbons, 23, of West Gwillimbury, born Canada, daughter of Patrick and Mary Ann Gibbons. Witnesses were Wm. Tracey of Adjala and Amelia O'Donnell of Barrie. Married April 28th, 1890 by Father Bergin, priest. Both parties are Roman Catholic.
Additional information from the Church Register - John Tracey was born in Adjala, son of Wm. Tracey and Ellen Barry. Ellen Jane Gibbons was residing in Innisfil, born in West Gwillimbury. Married by Banns.; Principal=Ellen Jane Gibbons2,4 
Children
Birthcirca 1860 This birthdate is based on his age of 30 given in the church marriage record.3 
Marriage28 April 1890 St. John Chrysostom Catholic Church, Newmarket, York County, Ontario, Canada; The Marriage Registration (#011211) states the following: John Tracey, 30, residing in Adjala, born Canada, bachelor, farmer, son of William and Ellen Tracey, married Ellen Jane Gibbons, 23, of West Gwillimbury, born Canada, daughter of Patrick and Mary Ann Gibbons. Witnesses were Wm. Tracey of Adjala and Amelia O'Donnell of Barrie. Married April 28th, 1890 by Father Bergin, priest. Both parties are Roman Catholic.
Additional information from the Church Register - John Tracey was born in Adjala, son of Wm. Tracey and Ellen Barry. Ellen Jane Gibbons was residing in Innisfil, born in West Gwillimbury. Married by Banns.; Principal=Ellen Jane Gibbons2,4 
Death1937  

Citations

  1. [S436] Ancestry.com, online at www.ancestry.com, Ontario, Canada, Marriages, 1801-1928, 1933-1934 [database on-line]. Archives of Ontario; Toronto, Ontario, Canada; Roman Catholic Marriage Registers, 1828-1870; Series: MS248; Reel: 23, Year - 1851. Listing of marriage of John Tracy and Ellen Jane Gibbons, 28 April 1889.
  2. [S780] Family Search, online https://familysearch.org, "Ontario Marriages, 1869-1927," database with images, (https://familysearch.org/pal:/MM9.3.1/TH-1-159391-721906-14 : accessed 11 November 2015), Marriages > 1890 > no 10126-14315 > image 423 of 1568; Archives of Ontario, Toronto. Entry for Marriage of John Tracey and Ellen Jane Gibbons, April 28, 1890.
  3. [S392] St. John's, Newmarket (published).
  4. [S436] Ancestry.com, online at www.ancestry.com, Ontario, Canada, Marriages, 1801-1928, 1933-1934 [database on-line]. Archives of Ontario; Toronto, Ontario, Canada; Roman Catholic Marriage Registers, 1828-1870; Series: MS248; Reel: 23, Year - 1851. Listing of marriage of John Tracy and Ellen Jane Gibbons, 28 April 1889. Ancestry Image #223 of 312 of this record set.
  5. [S457] Letter, Nancy O'Donnell to Al Pryor, 01 Nov 2001.

Mary Tracey1

(16 August 1816 - 1902)
Last EditedNov 11, 2015
MotherMargaret (?)1 b. 1791

Family

Richard Hanley b. 1802, d. 1898
Marriage4 February 1847 Adjala, Ontario, Canada; Principal=Richard Hanley1 
Children
Name Variation Mary Tracey 
Birth16 August 1816 Ireland1 
Married Name4 February 1847 Hanley1 
Marriage4 February 1847 Adjala Mission, Adjala, Simcoe County, Ontario, Canada; Principal=Richard Hanley1 
Death1902 Adjala, Simcoe County, Ontario, Canada1 
Burial1902 Immaculate Conception Cemetery, Adjala, Simcoe County, Ontario, Canada1 

Citations

  1. [S435] E-mail Message. From Liz Troyer (granddaughter of Margaret Hanley Osbaldeston) to Pat Balkcom, 09 January 2003.

Mary Viola Tracey1

(1891 - 1947)
Last EditedNov 11, 2015
FatherJohn Tracey1 b. c 1860, d. 1937
MotherEllen Jane Gibbons1 b. c 1867, d. 1956
Birth1891 1 
Death1947 1 

Citations

  1. [S457] Letter, Nancy O'Donnell to Al Pryor, 01 Nov 2001.

William Tracey1

Last EditedDec 9, 2017

Family

Ellen Barry
Marriage Principal=Ellen Barry1 
Child
Marriage Principal=Ellen Barry1 

Citations

  1. [S780] Family Search, online https://familysearch.org, "Ontario Marriages, 1869-1927," database with images, (https://familysearch.org/pal:/MM9.3.1/TH-1-159391-721906-14 : accessed 11 November 2015), Marriages > 1890 > no 10126-14315 > image 423 of 1568; Archives of Ontario, Toronto. Entry for Marriage of John Tracey and Ellen Jane Gibbons, April 28, 1890.
  2. [S436] Ancestry.com, online at www.ancestry.com, Ontario, Canada, Marriages, 1801-1928, 1933-1934 [database on-line]. Archives of Ontario; Toronto, Ontario, Canada; Roman Catholic Marriage Registers, 1828-1870; Series: MS248; Reel: 23, Year - 1851. Listing of marriage of John Tracy and Ellen Jane Gibbons, 28 April 1889.

John Travers1

(circa 1858 - )
Last EditedFeb 4, 2018

Family

Catherine Fitzgerald b. 8 Jun 1863
Marriage4 April 1883 Barrie, Ontario, Canada; Marriage Register #011040 states: John Travers, 25, male, born Tp. King, Ont., residing in Vespra, bachelor, labourer, son of Francis Travers and Ann Byrne married Catherine Fitzgerald, 20, female, born in Ontario and residing in Vespra, spinster, daughter of John Fitzgerald and Catherine Gibbons on April 04, 1883 in Barrie, Simcoe County. Witnesses were Thomas Travers and Ellen Fitzgerald. Both bride and groom are Catholic and were married by Banns.; Principal=Catherine Fitzgerald1 
Birthcirca 1858 King Township, York County, Ontario, Canada1 
Marriage4 April 1883 Barrie, Simcoe County, Ontario, Canada; Marriage Register #011040 states: John Travers, 25, male, born Tp. King, Ont., residing in Vespra, bachelor, labourer, son of Francis Travers and Ann Byrne married Catherine Fitzgerald, 20, female, born in Ontario and residing in Vespra, spinster, daughter of John Fitzgerald and Catherine Gibbons on April 04, 1883 in Barrie, Simcoe County. Witnesses were Thomas Travers and Ellen Fitzgerald. Both bride and groom are Catholic and were married by Banns.; Principal=Catherine Fitzgerald1 

Citations

  1. [S780] Family Search, online https://familysearch.org, "Ontario Marriages, 1869-1927," database with images, FamilySearch (https://familysearch.org/ark:/61903/3:1:9Q97-Y39L-G62 : 28 May 2015), Marriages > 1883 > no 7982-12116 > image 1148 of 1550; Archives of Ontario, Toronto. Marriage Registration for John Travers and Catherine Fitzgerald, 04 April 1883, Simcoe County, Ontario, Canada.

Bridget Troy1

(1837 - 18 August 1864)
Last EditedNov 6, 2001

Family

Thomas Gibbons b. 1831, d. 24 Nov 1887
Marriage Principal=Thomas Gibbons1 
Birth1837 1 
Married Name Gibbons1 
Marriage Principal=Thomas Gibbons1 
Death18 August 1864 West Wawanosh Township, Huron County, Ontario, Canada; Witness=Thomas Gibbons1 
Burial20 August 1864 St. Augustine's Catholic Cemetery, West Wawanosh Township, Huron County, Ontario, Canada1 

Citations

  1. [S401] Unknown name of person unknown record type, unknown repository, unknown repository address, Plot 17.

Percival Hubert Varns1

(22 November 1892 - 1969)
Last EditedAug 19, 2018

Family

Lily Margaret King b. 9 Dec 1898, d. 2 Sep 1949
Marriage1926 England; Principal=Lily Margaret King1 
Birth22 November 1892 1,2 
Marriage1926 Sussex County, England; Principal=Lily Margaret King1 
Residence1939 135 Park Street, Luton, Bedfordshire, England; The 1939 Register for this address lists: Percival H. Varns, born 22 Nov. 1892, coach driver; Lily M. Varns, born 9 Dec. 1898, house duties, unpaid. Also living in the same household: Elizabeth J. Singer, Gertrude Singer, Arthur E. Singer and Annie M. Hyde.; Principal=Lily Margaret King2 
(Witness) Death2 September 1949 England; Principal=Lily Margaret King3,4 
Death1969 1 

Citations

  1. [S436] Ancestry.com, online at www.ancestry.com, England and Wales, Civil Registration Mrriage Index, 1916-2005. Listing for Lily M. King and Percival H. Varns, Volume 2b, page 364 for 1st quarter of 1926 in Registration District of Brighton, Sussex, England.
  2. [S436] Ancestry.com, online at www.ancestry.com, The National Archives; Kew, London, England; 1939 Register; Reference: RG 101/1979 Enumeration District: DPML. Listing for Luton MB, Bedfordshire: Percival H. Varns, born 22 Nov. 1892 and Lily M. Varns, born 09 Dec. 1898.
  3. [S1167] 1911 England Census, online www.ancestry.com, England & Wales, Civil Registration Death Index, 1916-2007. Death Registration for Lily M. Varns, 49, registered in Sept. 1949 in Brighton, Sussex, Volume 5h, page 127.
  4. [S981] Billion Graves, online www.billiongraves.com, Image of Gravestone for Lily Margaret Varns, died 2 Sept 1949. Stone located in Brighton and Preston Cemetery.

Joseph Vick1

(say 1750 - )
Last EditedMar 5, 2016

Family

Elizabeth Winter b. s 1750
Marriage13 July 1771 Durley, England; Elizabeth is listed as living in Durley. Joseph is living in Bishop's Waltham.; Principal=Elizabeth Winter1 
Birthsay 1750 1 
Marriage13 July 1771 Durley, Hampshire County, England; Elizabeth is listed as living in Durley. Joseph is living in Bishop's Waltham.; Principal=Elizabeth Winter1 

Citations

  1. [S1009] Durley, online www.durley.hampshire.org.uk, Parish Records, Marriages for Durley, Hampshire, England 1750 - 1799 by Sharon Abbot, 2002. Listing for Elizabeth Winter, 13 July 1771. Site accessed March, 2016.

Elizabeth Viscount1

(say 1870 - )
Last EditedApr 17, 2017

Family

Walter Flynn b. s 1870
Marriage26 March 1896 Placentia, Newfoundland, Canada; "Walter Flynn to Elizabeth Viscount. Witnesses: Jerome Flynn and Anne Hunt."; Groom=Walter Flynn, Witness=Jerome Flynn1 
Birthsay 1870 1 
Marriage26 March 1896 Sacred Heart Catholic Church, Placentia, Placentia & St. Mary's District, Newfoundland, Canada; "Walter Flynn to Elizabeth Viscount. Witnesses: Jerome Flynn and Anne Hunt."; Groom=Walter Flynn, Witness=Jerome Flynn1 
Married Name26 March 1896 Flynn1 

Citations

  1. [S780] Family Search, online https://familysearch.org, "Newfoundland Church Records, 1793-1945," images, FamilySearch (https://familysearch.org/ark:/61903/3:1:33S7-81SP-R77 : 22 May 2014), Placentia > Catholic Sacred Heart > image 18 of 21; Catholic Church and Church of England parishes, Newfoundland. Marriage Record for Walter Flynn and Lizzie Viscount, 26 March 1896.

Annie Walker1

(circa 1880 - )
Last EditedJul 19, 2004
FatherWilliam Walker1 b. 14 Sep 1853, d. 9 Dec 1937
MotherCatherine Gibbons1 b. 8 Sep 1858, d. 11 Nov 1941
Birthcirca 1880  

Citations

  1. [S435] E-mail Message. From Jo Walker to Pat Balkcom (e-mail address), 10 July 2004. Her source is MS932 Reel 26, Reg. 012687. Note: Jo Walker is the great granddaughter of Catherine and William Walker.

Cecelia Walker1,2

(6 January 1886 - 21 March 1981)
Last EditedFeb 5, 2018
FatherWilliam Walker1,2 b. 14 Sep 1853, d. 9 Dec 1937
MotherCatherine Gibbons1,2 b. 8 Sep 1858, d. 11 Nov 1941

Family

Charles Stewart Hodgins b. c 1881
Marriage11 October 1910 Newmarket, Ontario, Canada; They were married by Father Patrick Whitney and the witnesses were Clarence Hodgins of Newmarket and Minnie C. Walker of Newmarket. Neither Cecelia or Charles had been married before.; Principal=Charles Stewart Hodgins1 
Child
Nickname Celia Walker3 
Birth6 January 1886 Deerhurst, Simcoe County, Ontario, Canada1,2 
Residence11 October 1910 Newmarket, York County, Ontario, Canada1 
Married Name11 October 1910 Hodgins1 
Marriage11 October 1910 St. John Chrysostom Catholic Church, Newmarket, York County, Ontario, Canada; They were married by Father Patrick Whitney and the witnesses were Clarence Hodgins of Newmarket and Minnie C. Walker of Newmarket. Neither Cecelia or Charles had been married before.; Principal=Charles Stewart Hodgins1 
Death21 March 1981 Keswick, York County, Ontario, Canada4 

Citations

  1. [S392] St. John's, Newmarket (published), Marriage record.
  2. [S436] Ancestry.com, online at www.ancestry.com, Ontario, Canada, Births 1858-1913. Archives of Ontario; Series: MS929; Reel: 79 for Simcoe County, 1886. Image of Birth Registration for Cecelia Walker, born 06 January 1886 to William Walker and Catherine Gibbons, Deerhurst, Simcoe, County. Image #28 of 425 in this Ancestry database.
  3. [S435] E-mail Message. From Jo Walker to Pat Balkcom (e-mail address), 10 July 2004. Her source is MS932 Reel 26, Reg. 012687. Note: Jo Walker is the great granddaughter of Catherine and William Walker.
  4. [S436] Ancestry.com, online at www.ancestry.com, Ancestry Family Tree named Hodgins Family Tree submitted by "jel2011". Accessed on 2/5/2018 at https://www.ancestry.com/family-tree/person/tree/40378505/…
  5. [S436] Ancestry.com, online at www.ancestry.com, Ancestry Family Tree named Hodgins Family Tree submitted by "jel2011". Accessed on 2/5/2018 at https://www.ancestry.com/family-tree/person/tree/40378505/…

Clara Frances Walker1

(4 October 1878 - )
Last EditedAug 20, 2000
FatherWilliam Walker1 b. 14 Sep 1853, d. 9 Dec 1937
MotherCatherine Gibbons1 b. 8 Sep 1858, d. 11 Nov 1941

Family

William J. Pearson b. c 1864
Marriage12 October 1908 Newmarket, Ontario, Canada; The witnesses were Mr. Young of Toronto and Alice M. Walker of Newmarket. William is listed as a bachelor.; Principal=William J. Pearson1 
Birth4 October 1878 Bradford, Simcoe County, Ontario, Canada1 
Residence1908 Clara is a spinster and living in Newmarket at the time of her marriage.2 
Married Name12 October 1908 Pearson1 
Marriage12 October 1908 St. John Chrysostom Catholic Church, Newmarket, York County, Ontario, Canada; The witnesses were Mr. Young of Toronto and Alice M. Walker of Newmarket. William is listed as a bachelor.; Principal=William J. Pearson1 

Citations

  1. [S392] St. John's, Newmarket (published).
  2. [S392] St. John's, Newmarket (published), Marriage record.

Edmund Walker1

(circa 1894 - )
Last EditedFeb 3, 2018
FatherWilliam Walker1 b. 14 Sep 1853, d. 9 Dec 1937
MotherCatherine Gibbons1 b. 8 Sep 1858, d. 11 Nov 1941
Birthcirca 1894 1 
Note7 December 1914 Bradford, Simcoe County, Ontario, Canada; Edmund Walker was a pallbearer at his grandmother's funeral.2 

Citations

  1. [S435] E-mail Message. From Jo Walker to Pat Balkcom (e-mail address), 10 July 2004. Her source is MS932 Reel 26, Reg. 012687. Note: Jo Walker is the granddaughter of Norman Walker.
  2. [S1209] Bradford Witness, December, 1914, Copy owned by Patricia Balkcom, Montpelier, Vermont, Note: I have a copy of the obituary, however, it is not clear if it came from the Bradford Witness or another newspaper.

John Richard Walker1

(10 August 1881 - 1882)
Last EditedSep 9, 2000
FatherWilliam Walker1 b. 14 Sep 1853, d. 9 Dec 1937
MotherCatherine Gibbons1 b. 8 Sep 1858, d. 11 Nov 1941
Birth10 August 1881 Ontario, Canada1 
Baptism24 November 1881 St. John Chrysostom Catholic Church, Newmarket, York County, Ontario, Canada; The godparents were John and Mary Gibbons.1 
Burial1882 Holy Martyrs of Japan Catholic Cemetery, West Gwillimbury, Simcoe County, Ontario, Canada; Row K, Plot 7.2 
Death1882 Simcoe County, Ontario, Canada; Witness=William Walker, Witness=Catherine Gibbons2 

Citations

  1. [S392] St. John's, Newmarket (published).
  2. [S417] Bernice Ellis Merrick, Holy Martyrs of Japan Cemetery.

Leo James Walker1

(20 September 1895 - 1 August 1974)
Last EditedJul 19, 2004
FatherWilliam Walker1 b. 14 Sep 1853, d. 9 Dec 1937
MotherCatherine Gibbons1 b. 8 Sep 1858, d. 11 Nov 1941
Birth20 September 1895 Ontario, Canada2 
Baptism20 October 1895 St. John Chrysostom Catholic Church, Newmarket, York County, Ontario, Canada; The godparents were Alexander and Mary McWilliams.2 
Death1 August 1974 Vancouver, Vancouver County, British Columbia, Canada3 

Citations

  1. [S392] St. John's, Newmarket (published), Armandus' baptismal record, note of marriage inserted.
  2. [S392] St. John's, Newmarket (published).
  3. [S435] E-mail Message. From Jo Walker to Pat Balkcom (e-mail address), 10 July 2004. Her source is MS932 Reel 26, Reg. 012687. Note: Jo Walker is the granddaughter of Norman Walker.

Louis Earl Walker1

(1921 - 15 September 1937)
Last EditedJun 17, 2002
Birth1921 Simcoe County, Ontario, Canada1 
Death15 September 1937 Ontario, Canada1 
BurialSeptember 1937 Holy Martyrs of Japan Catholic Cemetery, West Gwillimbury, Simcoe County, Ontario, Canada; Louis is buried in the plot with William Walker and Catherine Gibbons, who are possibly his grandparents.1 

Citations

  1. [S417] Bernice Ellis Merrick, Holy Martyrs of Japan Cemetery.

Louis Thomas Walker1

(2 February 1902 - )
Last EditedNov 6, 2001
FatherWilliam Walker1 b. 14 Sep 1853, d. 9 Dec 1937
MotherCatherine Gibbons1 b. 8 Sep 1858, d. 11 Nov 1941
Birth2 February 1902 Ontario, Canada2 
Baptism2 March 1902 St. John Chrysostom Catholic Church, Newmarket, York County, Ontario, Canada2 

Citations

  1. [S392] St. John's, Newmarket (published), Armandus' baptismal record, note of marriage inserted.
  2. [S392] St. John's, Newmarket (published).

Mary Catherine Walker1

(16 October 1892 - )
Last EditedJul 19, 2004
FatherWilliam Walker1 b. 14 Sep 1853, d. 9 Dec 1937
MotherCatherine Gibbons1 b. 8 Sep 1858, d. 11 Nov 1941

Family

Charlie Young
Marriage10 September 1913 Newmarket, Ontario, Canada; Principal=Charlie Young3 
Birth16 October 1892 Ontario, Canada2 
Baptism6 November 1892 St. John Chrysostom Catholic Church, Newmarket, York County, Ontario, Canada; The godfather was Laurence Gibbons.2 
Married Name10 September 1913 Young3 
Marriage10 September 1913 Newmarket, York County, Ontario, Canada; Principal=Charlie Young3 
Residence Niagara Falls, Niagara County, New York, United States; Principal=Charlie Young3 

Citations

  1. [S392] St. John's, Newmarket (published), Armandus' baptismal record, note of marriage inserted.
  2. [S392] St. John's, Newmarket (published).
  3. [S435] E-mail Message. From Jo Walker to Pat Balkcom (e-mail address), 10 July 2004. Her source is MS932 Reel 26, Reg. 012687. Note: Jo Walker is the granddaughter of Norman Walker.

Norman Joseph Walker1,2

(25 May 1888 - 17 March 1966)
Last EditedJul 19, 2004
FatherWilliam Walker1 b. 14 Sep 1853, d. 9 Dec 1937
MotherCatherine Gibbons1 b. 8 Sep 1858, d. 11 Nov 1941

Family 1

Frances Maude Greenwood d. 28 May 1929
Marriage11 February 1920 Newmarket, Ontario, Canada; Principal=Frances Maude Greenwood2 

Family 2

Aletha G. McIntosh
Marriage20 July 1946 Toronto, Ontario, Canada; The note in Armandus' baptismal record appears to state that this was his 3rd marriage and that he went by the name Norman Joseph. However, his granddaugter, Jo Walker, states that this was the 2nd marriage for both as both had been previously widowed.; Principal=Aletha G. McIntosh3,2 
Birth25 May 1888 Ontario, Canada1 
Baptism12 June 1888 St. John Chrysostom Catholic Church, Newmarket, York County, Ontario, Canada; The godfather was Patrick Keeney. The baptismal name appears to be Armandus Joseph.1 
Marriage11 February 1920 Newmarket, York County, Ontario, Canada; Principal=Frances Maude Greenwood2 
Residencebetween 1921 and 1929 Olds, Mountain View County, Alberta, Canada; Principal=Frances Maude Greenwood2 
(Witness) Death28 May 1929 Alberta, Canada; Principal=Frances Maude Greenwood2 
Marriage20 July 1946 St. Peter's Cathedral, Toronto, York County, Ontario, Canada; The note in Armandus' baptismal record appears to state that this was his 3rd marriage and that he went by the name Norman Joseph. However, his granddaugter, Jo Walker, states that this was the 2nd marriage for both as both had been previously widowed.; Principal=Aletha G. McIntosh3,2 
Death17 March 1966 Smith Falls, Lanark County, Ontario, Canada2 

Citations

  1. [S392] St. John's, Newmarket (published).
  2. [S435] E-mail Message. From Jo Walker to Pat Balkcom (e-mail address), 10 July 2004. Her source is MS932 Reel 26, Reg. 012687. Note: Jo Walker is the granddaughter of Norman Walker.
  3. [S392] St. John's, Newmarket (published), Armandus' baptismal record, note of marriage inserted.

William Walker1,2

(14 September 1853 - 9 December 1937)
Last EditedFeb 5, 2018

Family

Catherine Gibbons b. 8 Sep 1858, d. 11 Nov 1941
Marriage24 September 1877 Newmarket, Ontario, Canada; Principal=Catherine Gibbons2,4 
Children
Birth14 September 1853 3 
Marriage24 September 1877 Newmarket, York County, Ontario, Canada; Principal=Catherine Gibbons2,4 
(Witness) Death1882 Simcoe County, Ontario, Canada; Principal=John Richard Walker3 
Death9 December 1937 Witness=Catherine Gibbons3 
BurialDecember 1937 Holy Martyrs of Japan Catholic Cemetery, West Gwillimbury, Simcoe County, Ontario, Canada; Row K, Plot 7.3 

Citations

  1. It is difficult to read the surname spelling, this is what I think it says.
  2. [S392] St. John's, Newmarket (published), Children's baptismal records.
  3. [S417] Bernice Ellis Merrick, Holy Martyrs of Japan Cemetery.
  4. [S435] E-mail Message. From Jo Walker to Pat Balkcom (e-mail address), 10 July 2004. Her source is MS932 Reel 26, Reg. 012687. Note: Jo Walker is the great granddaughter of Catherine and William Walker.
  5. [S392] St. John's, Newmarket (published).
  6. [S392] St. John's, Newmarket (published), Marriage record.
  7. [S436] Ancestry.com, online at www.ancestry.com, Ontario, Canada, Births 1858-1913. Archives of Ontario; Series: MS929; Reel: 79 for Simcoe County, 1886. Image of Birth Registration for Cecelia Walker, born 06 January 1886 to William Walker and Catherine Gibbons, Deerhurst, Simcoe, County. Image #28 of 425 in this Ancestry database.
  8. [S392] St. John's, Newmarket (published), Armandus' baptismal record, note of marriage inserted.
  9. [S435] E-mail Message. From Jo Walker to Pat Balkcom (e-mail address), 10 July 2004. Her source is MS932 Reel 26, Reg. 012687. Note: Jo Walker is the granddaughter of Norman Walker.

William Arnold Walker1

(10 April 1884 - )
Last EditedFeb 3, 2018
FatherWilliam Walker1 b. 14 Sep 1853, d. 9 Dec 1937
MotherCatherine Gibbons1 b. 8 Sep 1858, d. 11 Nov 1941
Nickname Arnold Walker2 
Birth10 April 1884 Ontario, Canada1 
Baptism4 May 1884 St. John Chrysostom Catholic Church, Newmarket, York County, Ontario, Canada; The godparents were Mr. and Mrs. John Gibbons.1 
Note25 March 1905 Bradford, Simcoe County, Ontario, Canada; Arnold Walker was listed as a pall bearer for his grandfather, John Gibbons, funeral.3 

Citations

  1. [S392] St. John's, Newmarket (published).
  2. [S435] E-mail Message. From Jo Walker to Pat Balkcom (e-mail address), 10 July 2004. Her source is MS932 Reel 26, Reg. 012687. Note: Jo Walker is the great granddaughter of Catherine and William Walker.
  3. [S1204] Bradford Witness, March 25, 1905, Copy owned by Patricia Balkcom, Montpelier, Vermont, Note: I have a copy of the obituary, however, it is not clear if it came from the Bradford Witness or another newspaper.