William Huntley St. Croix1

(15 March 1905 - November 1978)
Last EditedApr 5, 2020
FatherFerdinand Nelson St. Croix2 b. 16 May 1881
MotherElizabeth Joseph Glendon2 b. c 1882
Birth15 March 1905 Newton, Suffolk County, Massachusetts, United States; Birth registration #2029 states William Huntley St. Croix was born in the Lying-in Hospital in Boston, Mass., residence of parents is Newton, Mass. Parents are Ferdinand N. (machinest, born Boston) and Elizabeth Glendon (born Nfld.)2,3 
Baptism2 April 1905 Sacred Heart Catholic Church, East Boston, Suffolk County, Massachusetts, United States; Translation of baptismal record: "This 2nd April, I baptize William Huntley St. Croix, born 15th March to Ferdinand Nelson St. Croix and Elizabeth G. Glendon. Witnesses John A. Burns and Helen Glendon. by Joseph F. Dermody."4 
(Resident) Census7 April 1930 Lynn, Essex County, Massachusetts, United States; "Fred N. St. Croix, of 53 Seventh Street, appears to be in a duplex house with the family of George Stacey. Fred is the head of the family, renting for $25 a month,male, white, 45, married, married at age 21, able to read and write, born Mass., parents born Newfoundland. Working as a clerk in a shipyard. Living with him:
Elizabeth, wife, 45, married at age 20, born Newfoundland, parents born Newfoundland.
William, son, 25, single, born Massachusetts, working as a leather worker in a leather factory.
Walter J., son, 13, attending school, born Mass.
George J. son, 9, attending school, born Mass.; Principal=Ferdinand Nelson St. Croix5 
Residence Lynn, Massachusetts, United States; This is the last known residence that is listed in the Social Security Index.3 
DeathNovember 1978 3 

Citations

  1. [S994] Mass. Vital Records 1841-1910, online www.american ancestors.org/databases/massachusetts-vital-records-1841-1910, Volume 553, page 46 of 715. Birth Record for William Huntley St. Croix, March 15, 1905.
  2. [S506] 1930 U.S. Census, online www.ancestry.com, Year: 1930; Census Place: Lynn, Essex, Massachusetts; Roll: 899; Page: 10A; Enumeration District: 0157; Image: 946.0; FHL microfilm: 2340634. Listing for Fred N. St. Croix, line #18.
  3. [S436] Ancestry.com, online at www.ancestry.com, U.S., Social Security Death Index, 1935-2014 [database on-line]. Provo, UT, USA: Ancestry.com Operations Inc, 2011. Listing for William St. Croix, born March 15, 1905 and died November, 1978.
  4. [S1063] NEGHS, online http://www.americanancestors.org, Massachusetts: Roman Catholic Archdiocese of Boston Records, 1789-1920 Online database. AmericanAncestors.org. New England Historic Genealogical Society, 2019 (From records supplied by the Roman Catholic Archdiocese of Boston).
    https://www.americanancestors.org/DB2726/i/58160/332/…. Listing the baptism of William Huntley St. Croix, 02 April 1905, Sacred Heart Catholic Church, East Boston, Massachusetts, USA.
  5. [S905] Find My Past, online www.findmypast.com, Image for 1930 U.S. Federal Census, Lynn, Middlesex County, Massachusetts, Ward #4, Enumeration District #5-157, Supervisor's District #6, sheet #10a. Entry for Fred N. St. Croix, line #18.

William Hynes St. Croix1

(12 April 1923 - 26 September 1985)
Last EditedDec 18, 2015
FatherAlbert Joseph St. Croix1 b. 24 Sep 1878, d. 5 Dec 1964
MotherRose Angela Mary Hynes1 b. 7 Apr 1886, d. 5 Sep 1925

Family

Griselda Helena Victoria Ostropolski b. 5 Sep 1921
Marriage14 September 1944 Niagara, Ontario, Canada; Principal=Griselda Helena Victoria Ostropolski3 
Birth12 April 1923 St. Jacques, Fortune Bay District, Newfoundland, Canada1,2,3 
(Resident) Census1935 Dwelling #4, St. Jacques, Fortune Bay District, Newfoundland, Canada; Listed as Albert Joseph St. Croix, head of Dwelling #4 in St. Jacques, owns his house, valued at $1200, 13 rooms occupied by the family, no radio, married, age 56, born Nfdl., parents born Nfdl., Catholic, can read & write, relief comm. for Dept. of Public Health & Welfare is listed as occupation, earned $600 since June 1, 1934. Listed with him:
Mary Rebecca, wife, age 51, born Nfld., father born Canada, mother Nfld., Catholic, can read & write.
Ada Josephine, dau., single, 21, born Nfld., Catholic, can read & write, school teacher for Catholic Board of Education, earned $159 since June 1, 1934.
Stanislaus Joseph, son, single, 16, can read & write, at school for past 10 months.
Rose Rita, dau., 14, can read & write, at school for past 10 months.
William Hynes, son, 12, can read & write, at school for past 10 months.; Principal=Albert Joseph St. Croix1 
Marriage14 September 1944 Niagara, Niagara Region, Ontario, Canada; Principal=Griselda Helena Victoria Ostropolski3 
Death26 September 1985 St. Catharines, Lincoln County, Ontario, Canada2,4 
BurialSeptember 1985 Victoria Lawn, St. Catharines, Lincoln County, Ontario, Canada; Headstone states:
In Loving Memory of
St. Croix, William H.
1923 - 19854 

Citations

  1. [S846] Newfoundland Grand Banks, online ngb.checucto.org, Transcription of the 1935 Census of Newfoundland, District of Fortune Bay & Hermitage, Community of St. Jacques, Microfilm #M-8048, p. 95 - 103 & 148. Contributed by Ron St. Croix, 2002.
  2. [S436] Ancestry.com, online at www.ancestry.com, Family Tree of Michael Arsenault, no documentation. Located at http://person.ancestry.com/tree/54796182, accessed October 7, 2015.
  3. [S989] E-Mail, John O'Mara to Patricia Balkcom, 2004, Provided date of birth but did not send documentation.
  4. [S981] Billion Graves, online www.billiongraves.com, Transcription of Headstone fro William H. St. Croix, Victoria Lawn, St. Catharines, Ontario, Canada.

William J. St. Croix1

(circa 1903 - )
Last EditedJan 27, 2020

Family

Harriet (?) b. c 1905
Marriagecirca 1930 Principal=Harriet (?)1 
Children
Birthcirca 1903 St. John's, Avalon Peninsula, Newfoundland, Canada1 
Marriagecirca 1930 Principal=Harriet (?)1 

Citations

  1. [S1374] Newfoundland Census 1935, St. John's Wast, Waterford Street, page 30, line #3+, listing the family of William J. St. Croix. Ancestry Image #622 of 841, accessed 1/25/2020.

William J. St. Croix1

(17 March 1945 - 18 February 2014)
Last EditedSep 3, 2020
FatherHenry Joseph St. Croix1 b. 29 Jul 1915, d. 26 Nov 1972
MotherRuth Emerson1

Family

Linda M. Gerossie d. b 2014
Marriage Principal=Linda M. Gerossie1 
Birth17 March 1945 Chelsea, Suffolk County, Massachusetts, United States1 
Marriage Principal=Linda M. Gerossie1 
Death18 February 2014 Billerica, Suffolk County, Massachusetts, United States1 
Obituary23 February 2014 Lowell Sun, Lowell, Middlesex County, Massachusetts, United States; William J. St. Croix
Loving father, brother, and friend

BILLERICA -- William J. St. Croix, age 68, husband of the late Linda M. (Gerossie) St. Croix, died Tuesday, February 18, at his daughter's home.

He was born in Chelsea, March 17, 1945, a son of the late Henry and Ruth (Emerson) St. Croix, and was raised in E. Boston before moving to Billerica 45 years ago.

Billy was a longtime employee of ZBR Publications/ Globalware Solutions in Wilmington/Haverhill before his retirement. He was a member of the Billerica Lodge of Elks.

Billy is survived by his son, James M. St. Croix and his daughter, Leanne St. Croix Fredrikson, both of Billerica; his brothers, Henry, Ritchie, Johnny and Bobby St. Croix; his sisters, Doris Speranza, Janice Mulloy, Jackie Krassnoff, Mary Cardinale, Theresa LeBlanc, Marjie Roberts and Jeannie Recupero. He was the brother of the late Carol Mason and Ruthie Recupero and father-in-law of the late Erik Fredrikson Jr. He leaves many nieces, nephews, and friends. Special thank you to Bill Tibbetts for always being there.

ST. CROIX -- Of Billerica, William J. St. Croix, At the request of his family, funeral arrangements will be private and held at a later date. Billy will be reunited with his beloved wife, Linda at Fox Hill Cemetery, Billerica. Memorial contributions may be made to the VNCH of Arlington, 37 Broadway, Suite 2, Arlington, MA 02474. Arrangements under the care of the Sweeney Memorial Funeral Home, Billerica. www.sweeneymemorialfh.com1 

Citations

  1. [S1058] Legacy, online www.legacy.com, Obituary for William J. St. Croix, died Billerica, Massachusetts, 18 February 2014. Obituary accessed 9/3/2020 at https://www.legacy.com/obituaries/lowellsun/obituary.aspx

William Joseph St. Croix1,2

(9 February 1887 - 23 May 1907)
Last EditedOct 3, 2019
FatherWilliam P. St. Croix2 b. c Feb 1844, d. 17 Sep 1889
MotherHonora Mary J. Deady2 b. 20 Dec 1849, d. 9 Dec 1887
Birth9 February 1887 St. Vincent's (Holyrood), Placentia & St. Mary's District, Newfoundland, Canada1,3 
Baptism1 March 1887 St. Mary's, Placentia & St. Mary's District, Newfoundland, Canada; "William of William St. Croix & Honora Dadey (sic). Spons: Michael Gibbins and Teresa Stamp".3 
Death23 May 1907 St. Vincent's (Holyrood), Newfoundland, Canada; Cause of death is listed as Decline, attending physician is Dr. Hogan. Listed as Catholic, aged 19 years, born in Holyrood (St. Vincent's) and buried in Holyrood. Clergyman is Rev. S. O'Driscoll.1 
BurialMay 1907 St. Vincent's (Holyrood), Newfoundland, Canada1 

Citations

  1. [S780] Family Search, online https://familysearch.org, "Newfoundland Vital Records, 1840-1949," database with images, (https://familysearch.org/pal:/MM9.3.1/TH-1-10506-5423-33 : accessed 26 October 2015), Deaths 1907-1910, Volume 05 > image 378 of 418; Provincial Archives, St. John's. (Death Return for William St. Croix, May 23, 1907).
  2. [S989] E-Mail, John O'Mara to Patricia Balkcom, 2004.
  3. [S1001] Salt Lake City, Utah, LDS Microfilm: Film #2169242, Item 9, Parish Register of the Catholic Assumption of the Blessed Virgin Mary Parish, St. Mary's, Newfoundland, Canada, 1843-1890; accessed June 1, 2016. Listing for baptism of William St. Croix, 01 March 1887.

William Joseph St. Croix1,2

(14 September 1879 - 28 February 1945)
Last EditedSep 2, 2020
FatherJames William St. Croix3 b. 1846, d. 26 May 1926
MotherFrances Rose Perry3 b. c 1852, d. 1 Jan 1911

Family

Charlotte Madeline Dobbin b. 4 Sep 1886, d. 1945
Marriage6 September 1903 Boston, Massachusetts, United States; Marriage Registration #4138 for Boston states that William St. Croix, 24, first marriage of 38 Bremen St., fisherman, born Newfoundland, son of James St. Croix and Fanny Perry and Charlotte Dobbins, 20, first marriage of same address, seamstress, born Newfoundland, dau. of Henry Dobbins and Bridget Dobbins were married by John A. McCauley, priest, at 65 London St., Boston.; Principal=Charlotte Madeline Dobbin3 
Children
Birth14 September 1879 Trepassey, Ferryland District, Newfoundland, Canada; This is the date given in his WW1 Draft Registration Card. However, Sept. 14, 1878, is given on his Naturalization Card. The place of birth was given on his son, Henry's death registration.1,2,4,5,6,7 
Marriage6 September 1903 Boston, Suffolk County, Massachusetts, United States; Marriage Registration #4138 for Boston states that William St. Croix, 24, first marriage of 38 Bremen St., fisherman, born Newfoundland, son of James St. Croix and Fanny Perry and Charlotte Dobbins, 20, first marriage of same address, seamstress, born Newfoundland, dau. of Henry Dobbins and Bridget Dobbins were married by John A. McCauley, priest, at 65 London St., Boston.; Principal=Charlotte Madeline Dobbin3 
(Witness) Death3 July 1906 45 Border Street, Boston, Suffolk County, Massachusetts, United States; Death record indicates that Henry J. St. Croix died on July 3, 1906 at the age of 10 months, 1 day. He was a white, male, born in Boston. Cause of death was non-closure of the foramen (15 hours) and contributory cause was premature birth. Parents are William St. Croix born Trepassey, Nfld. and Charlotte M. Dobbins born St. Mary's, Nfld. Burial was in Holy Cross, Malden. Note: It appears that the age given was a mistake, because there is a birth record on July 2, 1906, so it appears he was 1 day old.; Principal=Henry James St. Croix5,8 
(Witness) Death26 September 1907 Boston, Massachusetts, United States; Death record states he died at 111 Sumner St. at the age of 1 day, born Boston of William St. Croix (born Trepassey, Nfld. and Charlotte M. Dobbins (born St. Mary's, Nfld.). Cause of death was non-closure of Foramen Ovale (cardiac) of 1 day. Buried in Holy Cross Cemetery, Malden.; Principal=William St. Croix6 
Military3 October 1918 East Boston, Suffolk County, Massachusetts, United States; This is the information he supplied on his WW1 Draft Registration card:
Serial Number 5057, Order # A3148A
William Joseph St. Croix
115 Havre Street, East Boston, Mass.
Age - 39, born Sept. 14, 1879 in Newfoundland.
White, Declarant Alien, fisherman.
Employed on the Schooner, "Little Elsie".
Nearest relative: Mrs. Chatlotte St. Croix of the same address.
Height: Tall, Build: Medium Eyes: blue Hair: brown2 
(Witness) Death13 January 1943 United States; Principal=Gladys Marie St. Croix9 
Naturalization10 January 1944 Boston, Massachusetts, United States; U.S. Naturalization Record states - William St. Croix, born Sept. 14, 1878, aged 65 years, residing at 320 Saratoga Street, East Boston, Mass. Date of order was January 10, 1944 and the Petition No. was 265193.4 
Residence10 January 1944 320 Saratoga Street, East Boston, Suffolk County, Massachusetts, United States4 
Death28 February 1945 Lowell, Middlesex County, Massachusetts, United States9 

Citations

  1. [S905] Find My Past, online www.findmypast.com, "Massachusetts Marriages 1841-1915" transcriptions, entry for William St. Croix & Charlotte Dobbins, September 6, 1903; accessed October 31, 2015.
  2. [S436] Ancestry.com, online at www.ancestry.com, "U.S., World War I Draft Registration Cards, 1917-1918 [database on-line], 2005, Ancestry Image #729 of 890, entry for William Joseph St. Croix; accessed October 31, 2015.
  3. [S994] Mass. Vital Records 1841-1910, online www.american ancestors.org/databases/massachusetts-vital-records-1841-1910, Volume 539, page 180 of 523. Marriage Record for Charlotte Dobbins and William St. Croix, September 6, 1903.
  4. [S436] Ancestry.com, online at www.ancestry.com, National Archives and Records Administration (NARA); Washington, D.C.; Index to Naturalization Petitions and Records of the U.S. District Court, 1906-1966, and the U.S. Circuit Court, 1906-1911, for the District of Massachusetts; Microfilm Serial: M1545; Microfilm Roll: 104. Listing for William St. Croix, Ancestry Image #2066 of 3096.
  5. [S994] Mass. Vital Records 1841-1910, online www.american ancestors.org/databases/massachusetts-vital-records-1841-1910, Volume1906/13, page 401 of959. Death Record for Henry J. St. Croix, July 3, 1906.
  6. [S994] Mass. Vital Records 1841-1910, online www.american ancestors.org/databases/massachusetts-vital-records-1841-1910, Volume 1907/18, page 108 of 871. Death Record for William St. Croix, Sept. 26, 1907.
  7. [S994] Mass. Vital Records 1841-1910, online www.american ancestors.org/databases/massachusetts-vital-records-1841-1910, Volume 1915, Vol. 2, page 114 of 626. Birth Record for Henry Joseph St. Croix, July 29, 1915.
  8. [S994] Mass. Vital Records 1841-1910, online www.american ancestors.org/databases/massachusetts-vital-records-1841-1910, Volume 561, page 132 of 891. Birth Record for Henry James St. Croix, July 2, 1906.
  9. [S1404] "Mundy Pond" at Portugal Cove South Family History/Genealogy Facebook Group, "Descendants of William St. Croix."
  10. [S780] Family Search, online https://familysearch.org, Massachusetts Births, 1841-1915," database with images, (https://familysearch.org/pal:/MM9.3.1/TH-266-12070-30029-25 : accessed 3 November 2015), 004254650 > image 352 of 864; Massachusetts Archives, Boston. (Birth of Frances Gertrude St. Croix, November 15, 1904).
  11. [S994] Mass. Vital Records 1841-1910, online www.american ancestors.org/databases/massachusetts-vital-records-1841-1910, Volume 577, page 277 of 879. Birth Record for John Patrick St. Croix, Sept. 28, 1908.
  12. [S994] Mass. Vital Records 1841-1910, online www.american ancestors.org/databases/massachusetts-vital-records-1841-1910, Volume 601, page 28 of 450. Birth Record for Mary Harriet St. Croix, January 11, 1911.
  13. [S994] Mass. Vital Records 1841-1910, online www.american ancestors.org/databases/massachusetts-vital-records-1841-1910, Volume 617, Vol. 2, page 117 of 571. Birth Record for William St. Croix, April 9, 1913.
  14. [S436] Ancestry.com, online at www.ancestry.com, Massachusetts, State and Federal Naturalization Records, 1798-1950 [database on-line]. Provo, UT, USA: Ancestry.com Operations, Inc., 2011.; accessed August 8, 2016. Petition No. 265912 for Charlotte Magdlen St. Croix, 22 November 1943.

William P. St. Croix1

(circa February 1844 - 17 September 1889)
Last EditedAug 30, 2020
FatherPatrick St. Croix1 b. c 1818
MotherMary Patrick Coombs1,2 b. 1822, d. 17 Jan 1903

Family

Honora Mary J. Deady b. 20 Dec 1849, d. 9 Dec 1887
Marriage21 September 1870 St. John's, Newfoundland, Canada; "On Wednesday evening last, by the Rev. John Conway, V.G., at the residence of the bride's uncle, Mr. James Cox, Mr. William St. Croix, Planter, Holyrood, St. Mary's Bay to Miss Honora M.J., eldest daughter of the late Capt. Patrick Deady of this town." This appeared in the following newspapers on September 23 or 24, 1879: Morning Chronicle 1865-1881; Courier (Morning Courier & General Advertiser, Morning Courier) 1844-1878.)
The church record states: September 21, 1870: Married William Sancho (sic) to Honora Mary Deady. Witness: Thomas St. Croix and Alice Deady. By John Conway."; Principal=Honora Mary J. Deady3,4,5 
Children
Birthcirca February 1844 St. Vincent's (Holyrood), Placentia & St. Mary's District, Newfoundland, Canada; This date is based on the baptismal record, however, his gravestone states he was born in 1843, so this is possible as he could have been baptized a few months after birth.1 
Baptism4 February 1844 Assumption of the Blessed Virgin Catholic Church, St. Mary's, Placentia & St. Mary's District, Newfoundland, Canada; Baptismal entry: William St. Croix, parents Patrick St. Croix and Mary Coombs. Witnesses William St. Croix and Mary Stamp.1 
Marriage21 September 1870 Basilica of Saint John the Baptist, St. John's, Avalon Peninsula, Newfoundland, Canada; "On Wednesday evening last, by the Rev. John Conway, V.G., at the residence of the bride's uncle, Mr. James Cox, Mr. William St. Croix, Planter, Holyrood, St. Mary's Bay to Miss Honora M.J., eldest daughter of the late Capt. Patrick Deady of this town." This appeared in the following newspapers on September 23 or 24, 1879: Morning Chronicle 1865-1881; Courier (Morning Courier & General Advertiser, Morning Courier) 1844-1878.)
The church record states: September 21, 1870: Married William Sancho (sic) to Honora Mary Deady. Witness: Thomas St. Croix and Alice Deady. By John Conway."; Principal=Honora Mary J. Deady3,4,5 
(Witness) Death30 May 1873 St. Vincent's (Holyrood), Newfoundland, Canada; Principal=Margaret Frances St. Croix3 
(Witness) Death20 February 1874 St. Vincent's (Holyrood), Newfoundland, Canada; Principal=Patrick James St. Croix3 
(Witness) Death22 July 1878 St. Vincent's (Holyrood), Newfoundland, Canada; This is a transcription of a newspaper announcement: Death of John Thomas St. Croix, age 2, died 22 July 1878. Deceased was the only son of William and Honora M. St. Croix of Holyrood [now St. Vincent's], St Mary's Bay. It appeared in the following newspapers on July 30, 1878: Gazette (Royal Newfoundland Gazette); Harbor Grace Standard ( also known as Standard and Conception Bay Advertiser); Newfoundlander.; Principal=John Thomas St. Croix3,6 
(Witness) Death5 July 1879 St. Vincent's (Holyrood), Newfoundland, Canada; Principal=Alice Josephine St. Croix7 
(Witness) Death9 December 1887 St. Vincent's (Holyrood), Newfoundland, Canada; The transcription from the newspaprer states: Hanorah Mary St. Croix, aged 36, died at Holyrood, St. Mary's Bay, NF on February 9, 1887. It states: Deceased was the widow of the late William St. Croix, J.P., and the eldest daughter of the late Capt. Patrick Deady of St. John's. (This is confusing as William, reportedly died two years later - is this the author's notes rather than the actual information from the newspaper?) The papers that it appeared in: Gazette (Royal Newfoundland Gazette); Harbor Grace Standard ( also known as Standard and Conception Bay Advertiser); Evening Mercury (then Evening Herald); Evening Telegram (Telegram).; Principal=Honora Mary J. Deady3,8 
(Witness) Death18 August 1889 Avalon Peninsula, Newfoundland, Canada; Principal=Gertrude Mary St. Croix9 
OccupationSeptember 1889 St. Mary's, Placentia and St. Mary's District, Newfoundland, Canada; Justice of the Peace.10 
NoteSeptember 1889 St. Mary's, Newfoundland, Canada; Left six children when he died.10 
Will5 September 1889 "Know all men by these presents: That I William St. Croix of St. Mary's in the Southern District of the Island of Newfoundland, Planter, and Justice of the Peace for Said Southern District, being of Sound disposition of mind and memory, do make this my last Will and Testament.
1. I bequeath my Soul to God and my Body to the Earth.
2. I bequeath and devise to my Son Stanislaus and Son Albert Joseph, the plantation and premises situate at St. Mary's aforesaid with all the Water privileges and appurtenances thereunto belonging to the said plantation being commonly called and known by the name of Ridout's Room (hard to read the name) and which estate had been conveyed by Deed, Signed, Sealed and Delivered by me to my dear Brother, Peter St. Croix, for a consideration in trust for my said dearly beloved Sons Stanislaus and Albert Joseph.
3. It is my sincere and earnest wish that the firm in St. John's known as that of Messrs. J.B. Brothers of Merchants (hard to read), in case of my demise, shall take possession of the Estate above mentioned for the Sum of two hundred dollars per annum which sum of two hundred dollars is to be applied to the maintenance and education of my children.
4. I devise to my dear mother Mary Patrick St. Croix, my mare, carriage, sleigh and harness there unto belonging.
5. I give and bequeath the sum of about Seven hundred dollars deposited in the Newfoundland Bank in the name of my demised and lamented wife, Honora, to my two daughters, named Mary Ellen and Frances now residing with me for their sole and especial benefit.
6. I give and bequeath to my youngest son William in case of my demise the sum of one thousand dollars, being the money of Insurance effected on my life in the Etna Life Insurance Company of Hartford, Connecticut. With the provision that the sum of two hundred and eighty dollars or thereabouts ___ debts contracted by me should be paid from said sum of one thousand dollars.
7. I wish that the ____ in my possession, to wit, "Ivanhoe, ___, Isabell and Randsom" with all the gear and appurtenances apportaining to said draft shall be given unto Messers. J. B. Brothers of St. John's together with all the traps and leaders and all committed therewith with all the Stock in trade shall also be delivered unto the said Mrs. Job Brothers.
8. I give the House and Fishing Room in Holyrood, St. Mary's to my brother, Peter St. Croix to have and to hold the same for the term or space of fourteen years for his use and benefit for that period, then to devolve to my sons Stanislaus and Albert Joseph, aforementioned.
9. I ordain and appoint my brother, Peter St. Croix as Executor of this my last Will and Testament. In testimony whereof I have set my hand and seal and publish and declare this to be my last Will and Testament in the presence of the Witnesses named on the adjoining sheet this fifth day of September Eighteen hundred and Eighty nine. (Signed) William St. Croix.
...signed by Witnesses Edward McLaughlin (police constable) and John Devine."2 
Death17 September 1889 St. Mary's, Newfoundland, Canada; The transcription states: William St. Croix, J. P., male, birth about 1844, died in St. Mary's Bay on September 17, 1889, aged about 45 and the deceased left 6 children.
Reference Date for the newspapers 24 Sept. 1889 and it appeared in the following papers: Gazette (Royal Newfoundland Gazette); Times and General Commercial Gazette; Evening Telegram (Telegram).10 
Burial17 September 1889 Old St. Mary's Catholic Cemetery, St. Mary's, Placentia & St. Mary's District, Newfoundland, Canada; Same gravestone as his infant daughter, Gertrude.9,11
Probate1889 It appears that there was a probate of a will for William St. Croix in 1889. Located in Volume 5, Folio 435.12 

Citations

  1. [S1001] Salt Lake City, Utah, LDS Microfilm: Parish Register of the Catholic Assumption of the Blessed Virgin Mary Parish, St. Mary's, Newfoundland, LDS Film #2169242, Item (Baptisms). Baptismal entry for William St. Croix, February 4, 1844. Film accessed February, 2016 at Family History Library, Montpelier, Vermont, and transcribed by myself (Patricia Balkcom).
  2. [S1182] Probate of the Estate of William St. Croixl, died St. Mary's, Newfoundland, 1889 Folio 448, Volume 4 (FHL Film #2057544; Newfoundland Estate Records 1830-1975 held by the Supreme Court of Newfoundland).
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  9. [S846] Newfoundland Grand Banks, online ngb.checucto.org, Transcription of Cemetery stones at Old St. Mary's Cemetery, St. Mary's Bay, St. Mary's District.
  10. [S436] Ancestry.com, online at www.ancestry.com, Newfoundland, Canada, Index of Birth, Marriage & Death Notices from Newspapers, 1810-1890 [database on-line]. Provo, UT, USA: Ancestry.com Operations, Inc., 2014. Original data: Births, Deaths and Marriages in Newfoundland Newspapers, 1810–1890. CD-ROM. St. John’s, Newfoundland, Canada: Maritime History Archive, Memorial University of Newfoundland. Listing of death of William St. Croix, St. Mary's Bay, NF, 17 Sept.1889.
  11. [S1402] Family and History of St. Mary's Bay, online https://shawnpowerancestry.com, Images from St. Mary's RC Cemetery (Old); displayed here with permision of Shawn Power.
  12. [S846] Newfoundland Grand Banks, online ngb.checucto.org.
  13. [S1001] Salt Lake City, Utah, LDS Microfilm: LDS Film #2169242, Baptisms of St. Mary's Bay, Newfoundland, Assumption of the Blessed Virgin Catholic Church; baptism of Patrick James, 05 August 1871, son of William St. Croix and Honora Deady.
  14. [S436] Ancestry.com, online at www.ancestry.com, "Massachusetts, Marriage Records, 1840-1915". Marriage of Mae Edna (St. Croix) Rochford and Homer Milton Myers, 25 June 1914. Ancestry Image #12 of 27 of this database for the town of Registration of Brookline; accessed 1/25/2020.
  15. [S989] E-Mail, John O'Mara to Patricia Balkcom, 2004.
  16. [S436] Ancestry.com, online at www.ancestry.com, New York, Passenger Lists, 1820-1957 [database on-line]. Provo, UT, USA: Ancestry.com Operations, Inc., 2010. (Record of Arrival at New York for Stanislaus St. Croix, 1908).

Winifred St. Croix1

(say 1855 - )
Last EditedOct 3, 2019
Birthsay 1855 Placentia & St. Mary's District, Newfoundland, Canada1 
(Witness) Baptism12 July 1887 St. Mary's, Placentia & St. Mary's District, Newfoundland, Canada; "Born July 6th, bapitzed Elizabeth of John Sancroix and Lizzie Stamp. Spon. John Jos. Tobin and Winifred St. Croix."; Principal=Elizabeth St. Croix2,3 

Citations

  1. [S1001] Salt Lake City, Utah, LDS Microfilm: Film #2169242, Item 9, Parish Register of the Catholic Assumption of the Blessed Virgin Mary Parish, St. Mary's, Newfoundland, Canada, 1843-1890; accessed June 1, 2016. Listing for baptism of Elizabeth St. Croix, 12 July 1887.
  2. [S780] Family Search, online https://familysearch.org
  3. [S1001] Salt Lake City, Utah, LDS Microfilm: LDS Film #2169242: Baptisms for St. Mary's, Newfoundland. Listing of Baptism of Elizabeth St. Croix, 12 July 1887.

Winnifred St. Croix

ChartsDescendants of John St. Croix & Catherine Vail
Descendants of Robert Bishop & Sarah Barry
(December 1871 - 21 March 1945)
Last EditedAug 30, 2020
RelationshipGreat-grandaunt of Patricia Ann Monogue
FatherBenjamin St. Croix b. c Oct 1843, d. 3 Apr 1915
MotherSarah Bishop b. c 1844, d. 14 Oct 1904

Family

John Bowen b. Jul 1861, d. 6 Aug 1926
Marriage14 January 1893 St. Mary's, Newfoundland, Canada; "Married John Bown (sic) and Winnifred St. Croix. Witn: James Bown and Mary St. Croix. By V.F. Reardon".; Principal=John Bowen4 
Children
Winnifred St. Croix Bowen (1871 - 1945)
BirthDecember 1871 Point La Haye, Placentia & St. Mary's District, Newfoundland, Canada; This is the date and place given in the 1921 Census.1,2 
Baptism16 December 1871 Assumption of the Blessed Virgin Catholic Church, St. Mary's, Placentia & St. Mary's District, Newfoundland, Canada; Baptismal Record lists Thomas & Mary Mooney as the godparents and the parents as Benjamin St. Croix and Sarah Bishop. The priest at the baptism was Father C. Irvine.3,1 
Married Name14 January 1893 Bowen4 
Marriage14 January 1893 St. Mary's, Newfoundland, Canada; "Married John Bown (sic) and Winnifred St. Croix. Witn: James Bown and Mary St. Croix. By V.F. Reardon".; Principal=John Bowen4 
(Witness) Death6 August 1926 St. Mary's, Placentia & St. Mary's District, Newfoundland, Canada; Winnifred is listed as a widow in the 1935 Census. This is the date on his gravestone.; Principal=John Bowen5,3 
Census1935 Dwelling #206, St. Mary's, Placentia & St. Mary's District, Newfoundland, Canada; Listed as "Winnifred Bowen in Dwelling #206, female, widowed, age 63, value $500, 7 rooms, homemaker. Living with her:
Bernard, son, widowed, 30, fisherman, income $10.
Isabel, daughter, single, 21.
Donald Bowen, grandson, 5.; Resident=Bernard Bowen, Resident=Isabel Bowen5 
Death21 March 1945 St. Mary's, Newfoundland, Canada3,6 
BurialMarch 1945 St. Mary's Old Catholic Cemetery, St. Mary's, Placentia & St. Mary's District, Newfoundland, Canada3,7

Citations

  1. [S846] Newfoundland Grand Banks, online ngb.checucto.org, Transcription of Baptisms of the Catholic Assumptions of the Blessed Virgin Mary Parish, 1844-99, St. Mary's, St. Mary's Bay, Newfoundland. Contributed by Barbara Lawrence, October 2005.
  2. [S846] Newfoundland Grand Banks, online ngb.checucto.org, Transcription of 1921 Census of Newfoundland for St. Mary's Community, Placentia & St. Mary's District, listing for John Bowen, Dwelling #6.
  3. [S57] Letter, Brendan St. Croix to Patricia Balkcom, July 21, 1995.
  4. [S1001] Salt Lake City, Utah, LDS Microfilm: Film #2169242, Item 13, Parish Register of the Catholic Assumption of the Blessed Virgin Mary Parish, St. Mary's, Newfoundland, Canada, Marriages 1844-1890; accessed June 1, 2016. Listing for marriage of John Bown (sic) and Winnifred St. Croix, 14 January 1893.
  5. [S846] Newfoundland Grand Banks, online ngb.checucto.org, Transcription of Newfoundland's 1935 Provincial Census, District of Placentia & St. Mary's District, Community of St. Mary's; contributed by Patricia Jackson, 2001.
  6. [S58] Letter, Brendan St. Croix to Patricia Balkcom, Oct. 20, 1995.
  7. [S1402] Family and History of St. Mary's Bay, online https://shawnpowerancestry.com, Images from St. Mary's RC Cemetery (Oldest); displayed here with permision of Shawn Power.
  8. [S780] Family Search, online https://familysearch.org, "Newfoundland Vital Records, 1840-1949", database with images, (https://familysearch.org/ark:/61903/1:1:QKQF-M173 : accessed 15 October 2015), Mary Bown, 1894.

Zachary Thomas St. Croix1

(circa 1996 - 24 May 2011)
Last EditedOct 22, 2020
Birthcirca 1996 Newfoundland, Canada1 
Death24 May 2011 St. George's, Bay St. George District, Newfoundland, Canada; Died in an ATV accident.1 
ObituaryMay 2011 St. George's, Newfoundland, Canada; Zackery Thomas St. Croix

It is with deep sadness that the family of the Late Zackery Thomas St. Croix announce his passing on Tuesday, May 24, 2011 in St. George’s, NL at the age of 15 years. Zackery will always be remembered and loved by his parents Lorie McFatridge and Eugene St. Croix; grandparents: Eugene and Theresa St. Croix, Leona Swyers; great-grandmother Melinda Bennett; Aunts: Selina Swyers, Thelma Hannaford (godmother), Emma Alexander, Anita Muise, Roxanne St. Croix; uncles: Chuckie Bennett, Ron Swyers, Kenneth St. Croix, Cliff St. Croix, Guy St. Croix (godfather). He will also be dearly missed by his second set of parents Sharon and Danny Cormier, best friend Mitchell, many cousins, teachers and friends. Visitation will take place from Fillatre's Funeral Home on Thursday from 7 – 9 p.m. and Friday from 2 – 4 and 7 – 9 p.m. The funeral service will take place from St. Joseph’s Parish in St. George’s, NL on Saturday, May 28, 2011 at 2:00 p.m. with Father Gerard Patry officiating. Cremation will take place at Humber Valley Crematorium following the Service. As expressions of sympathy donations may be made to the Stephenville Minor Hockey Association through Sharon Cormier. Funeral arrangements entrusted to Fillatre’s Funeral Home, Stephenville Crossing. The family guest book may be signed or a memorial donation may be made through our website www.fillatre.ca1 

Citations

  1. [S985] In Memoriam, online www.inmemoriam.ca, Obituary for Zachary Thomas St. Croix, accessed 10/20/2020 at http://www.inmemoriam.ca/…

Mary L. St. George

(circa 1910 - 2002)
Last EditedOct 30, 2015

Family

Richard J. Marshall b. 20 Jan 1905, d. 31 Jan 1983
Marriage Burin, Newfoundland, Canada; Principal=Richard J. Marshall2 
Child
Birthcirca 1910 1 
Married Name Marshall 
Marriage Burin, Burin Peninsula, Newfoundland, Canada; Principal=Richard J. Marshall2 
(Witness) Census1945 Burin, Newfoundland, Canada; Listed in the Burin, North, Burin District, Dwelling #40 as "Richard Marshall", male, head, married, born in Burin, aged 41, lived in Burin in 1935 (as were all the family members listed here). Living with him:
Mary L., female, wife, married, born in Burin, aged 64 (transcription error).
They are living next door to Richard's parents.; Principal=Richard J. Marshall3 
NoteJuly 1992 "the Marshall House", Burin, Burin Peninsula, Newfoundland, Canada; Mary is living here at this time. The house is immediately across the road from where the parish church was, it having been torn down last year. The "old Catholic cemetery is just behind the house. There is another Catholic Cemetery whish is only 'old' which is also closed now. The former burial grounds are quite overgrown and many of the stones damaged. Mary's husband, Richard J., is buried in the old, old one in the family plot as is his mother and father (Alfred and Teresa - nee Reddy).1 
Death2002  

Citations

  1. [S48] Letter, Jr. George James Marshall to Patricia Balkcom, 15 Aug 1992.
  2. [S27] Letter, Frances Marshall to Patricia Balkcom, 18 Jan 1982.
  3. [S846] Newfoundland Grand Banks, online ngb.checucto.org, Accessed November, 2014. Transcriptions for Newfoundland 1945 Census for Burin North, Burin District, p. 78.

Bridget Stamp1

(say 1820 - )
Last EditedJul 4, 2016

Family

Patrick Stamp b. s 1820
Marriage Groom=Patrick Stamp1 
Child
Birthsay 1820 1 
Marriage Groom=Patrick Stamp1 

Citations

  1. [S1001] Salt Lake City, Utah, LDS Microfilm: Film #2169242, Item 9, Assumption of the Blessed Virgin Mary Catholic Church, St. Mary's, Newfoundland. Listing for Baptism of Patrick Stamp, 27 July 1845.

Edna Stamp1

Last EditedDec 18, 2015

Family

Peter St. Croix b. 28 Sep 1923, d. 28 Jul 2012
Marriage10 February 1952 St. Vincent's (Holyrood), Newfoundland, Canada; Principal=Peter St. Croix1,2 
Child
Married Name10 February 1952 St. Croix1,2 
Marriage10 February 1952 St. Vincent's (Holyrood), Placentia & St. Mary's District, Newfoundland, Canada; Principal=Peter St. Croix1,2 
(Witness) Death15 February 1983 St. Vincent's (Holyrood), Newfoundland, Canada; Principal=Gabriel Joseph St. Croix1,2 

Citations

  1. [S436] Ancestry.com, online at www.ancestry.com, Obituary for Peter St. Croix, posted by "Enelehone" on Ancestry.com, accessed November 2, 2015.
  2. [S989] E-Mail, John O'Mara to Patricia Balkcom, 2004.

Elizabeth Stamp1,2,3

(1860 - )
Last EditedOct 3, 2019
FatherThomas Stamp4
MotherEllen Cummins5

Family

John J. St. Croix b. 9 Jan 1854, d. 28 Jun 1916
Marriage27 November 1880 St. Mary's, Newfoundland, Canada; "Married John San Croix and Lizy Stamp. Witn: John Cahill and Mary Ann Stamp. by Father R. O'Donnell."; Principal=John J. St. Croix, Witness=Mary Anne Stamp, Witness=John Cahill6 
Children
Birth1860 Gulch, Placentia & St. Mary's District, Newfoundland, Canada; This is the date and place listed on the 1921 Census, she is stated as the mother of Francis St. Croix, and widowed.2 
Married Name27 November 1880 St. Croix6 
Marriage27 November 1880 St. Mary's, Placentia & St. Mary's District, Newfoundland, Canada; "Married John San Croix and Lizy Stamp. Witn: John Cahill and Mary Ann Stamp. by Father R. O'Donnell."; Principal=John J. St. Croix, Witness=Mary Anne Stamp, Witness=John Cahill6 
(Resident) Census1921 Gulch, Newfoundland, Canada; "Francis St. Croix, head of Dwelling #8, male, married, born May 1894 in Gulch, age 27. There are only 10 families living in Gulch, all St. Croix, White & Tobin families.
Living with him:
Monica, wife, born Oct. 1902 in Gaskiers, age 18.
William, son, born Sept. 1911 in Gulch, age 9.
Elizabeth, mother, widow, born Nov. 1860 in Gulch, age 60.
Gordon, son, born May 1918 in Gulch, age 2.
Alfred, son, born May 1920 in Gulch, age 1.
Joseph, brother, single, born May 1890 in Gulch, age 31.; Principal=Francis St. Croix7 
Immigration1921 Emigrated from Newfoundland to USA.8 
(Resident) CensusApril 1940 44 Saratoga Street, East Boston, Suffolk County, Massachusetts, United States; Listing for family of John McGrath of 44 Saratoga Street:
John McGrath, head, renting for $45, no radio, married, white, 38, first married at 25, can read and write, he and parents born Canada, English, emigrated in 1910, naturalized, fisherman, worked yesterday, not a US veteran.
Theresa, wife, 34, married first at 21, she and parents born in Canada, can read and write and speak English, emigrated in 1914, naturalized, not working.
John, son, age 10, born Massachusetts, attending school.
Douglas J., son, age 9, born Massachusetts, in school.
Ralph P., son, age 7, born Mass., in school.
Gertrude E., daughter, age 4, born Mass.
George, son, 2, born Mass.
Elizabeth St. Croix, mother-in-law, widowed, age 19 when first married, age 67, can read and write English, housekeeper in homes, worked yesterday, emigrated in 1921.; Principal=John J. McGrath8 

Citations

  1. I do not have documentation for this name or marriage - it was given to me by a descendant.
  2. [S846] Newfoundland Grand Banks, online ngb.checucto.org, Transcription of the 1921 Newfoundland Census online.
  3. [S435] E-mail Message.
  4. [S435] E-mail Message.
  5. [S436] Ancestry.com, online at www.ancestry.com, St. Croix Family Tree mainted by User Mohamad Saad, Accessed 18 November 2019 at https://www.ancestry.com/family-tree/person/tree/151389230/…
  6. [S1001] Salt Lake City, Utah, LDS Microfilm: Film #2169242, Item 13, Parish Register of the Catholic Assumption of the Blessed Virgin Mary Parish, St. Mary's, Newfoundland, Canada, Marriages 1844-1890; accessed June 1, 2016. Listing for marriage of John San Croix and Lizy Stamp, 27 November 1880.
  7. [S846] Newfoundland Grand Banks, online ngb.checucto.org, Transcription of the 1921 Newfoundland Census online (transcribed by Michael E. Power, Boutliers Point, Nova Scotia, 1998).
  8. [S780] Family Search, online https://familysearch.org, "United States Census, 1930," database with images, FamilySearch (https://familysearch.org/ark:/61903/3:1:33S7-9RHC-HP6 : 8 December 2015), Massachusetts > Suffolk > Boston (Districts 1-250) > ED 14 > image 28 of 44; citing NARA microfilm publication T626 (Washington D.C.: National Archives and Records Administration, 2002). Listing of family of John and Theresa McGrath, line #74.
  9. [S1001] Salt Lake City, Utah, LDS Microfilm: Film #2169242, Item 9, Parish Register of the Catholic Assumption of the Blessed Virgin Mary Parish, St. Mary's, Newfoundland, Canada, 1843-1890; accessed June 1, 2016. Listing for baptism of Mary Ellen San Croix (sic), 10 April 1881.
  10. [S1001] Salt Lake City, Utah, LDS Microfilm: Film #2169242, Item 9, Parish Register of the Catholic Assumption of the Blessed Virgin Mary Parish, St. Mary's, Newfoundland, Canada, 1843-1890; accessed June 1, 2016. Listing for baptism of Maria St. Croix, 11 December 1882.
  11. [S1001] Salt Lake City, Utah, LDS Microfilm: Film #2169242, Item 9, Parish Register of the Catholic Assumption of the Blessed Virgin Mary Parish, St. Mary's, Newfoundland, Canada, 1843-1890; accessed June 1, 2016. Listing for baptism of Thomas Joseph St. Croix, 05 May 1888.
  12. [S780] Family Search, online https://familysearch.org, "Newfoundland Vital Records, 1840-1949," database with images, (https://familysearch.org/pal:/MM9.3.1/TH-266-12582-57789-75 : accessed 23 October 2015), Births 1891-1892, Certificate Number 640001-646442 > image 171 of 196; Provincial Archives, St. John's. (Birth of Lucinda St. Croix, March 2, 1892).
  13. [S780] Family Search, online https://familysearch.org, "Massachusetts State Vital Records, 1841-1920," database with images, (https://familysearch.org/pal:/MM9.3.1/TH-1951-22910-7118-38 : accessed 23 October 2015), Marriages > Marriages 1918 vol 1 no 1-3705 Boston > image 16 of 286; State Archives, Boston.
  14. [S436] Ancestry.com, online at www.ancestry.com, Massachusetts, State and Federal Naturalization Records, 1798-1950 [database on-line]. Provo, UT, USA: Ancestry.com Operations, Inc., 2011.; accessed August 8, 2016. Petition No. 172545 for Wilhelmina Phyllis Peterson, 10 Sept 1936.

Elizabeth Stamp1

(say 1920 - 1994)
Last EditedOct 20, 2020

Family

Philip St. Croix b. c 1925, d. 15 Jan 2016
Marriage Principal=Philip St. Croix1 
Child
Nickname Bessie St. Croix2 
Birthsay 1920  
Married Name St. Croix1 
Marriage Principal=Philip St. Croix1 
Death1994 2 

Citations

  1. [S989] E-Mail, John O'Mara to Patricia Balkcom, 2004.
  2. [S985] In Memoriam, online www.inmemoriam.ca, Obituary for Philip St. Croix, accessed 10/20/2020 at http://www.inmemoriam.ca/…

James Stamp1

(circa 1906 - )
Last EditedNov 23, 2015

Family

Madeline St. Croix b. 1 Apr 1913, d. 18 Jan 2002
Marriage9 June 1935 St. Vincent's (Holyrood), Newfoundland, Canada; Principal=Madeline St. Croix1 
Birthcirca 1906 St. Vincent's (Holyrood), Placentia & St. Mary's District, Newfoundland, Canada1 
Marriage9 June 1935 St. Vincent's (Holyrood), Newfoundland, Canada; Principal=Madeline St. Croix1 

Citations

  1. [S989] E-Mail, John O'Mara to Patricia Balkcom, 2004, November 29, 2004.

Joseph Stamp1

(say 1820 - )
Last EditedJul 4, 2016
Birthsay 1820 1 
(Witness) Baptism27 July 1845 Assumption of the Blessed Virgin Catholic Church, St. Mary's, Placentia & St. Mary's District, Newfoundland, Canada; Parents are listed as Patrick Stamp and Margaret Halleran. Witnesses were Joseph Stamp and Mary Halleran.; Principal=Patrick Stamp1 

Citations

  1. [S1001] Salt Lake City, Utah, LDS Microfilm: Film #2169242, Item 9, Assumption of the Blessed Virgin Mary Catholic Church, St. Mary's, Newfoundland. Listing for Baptism of Patrick Stamp, 27 July 1845.

Margaret Teresa Stamp1,2

(November 1859 - 18 May 1928)
Last EditedOct 3, 2019

Family

Daniel St. Croix b. Dec 1857, d. 15 Feb 1952
Marriage29 June 1880 St. Mary's, Newfoundland, Canada; "Married Dan Sancroix (sic) and Margaret Stamp. Witn: John Sancroix and Mary Ann Tobin. by Father R. O'Donnell."; Groom=Daniel St. Croix3 
Children
BirthNovember 1859 St. Vincent's (Holyrood), Placentia & St. Mary's District, Newfoundland, Canada1 
Marriage29 June 1880 St. Mary's, Placentia & St. Mary's District, Newfoundland, Canada; "Married Dan Sancroix (sic) and Margaret Stamp. Witn: John Sancroix and Mary Ann Tobin. by Father R. O'Donnell."; Groom=Daniel St. Croix3 
Married Name29 June 1880 St. Croix3 
(Witness) Death1892 St. Vincent's (Holyrood), Newfoundland, Canada; Principal=Albert St. Croix4 
(Witness) Death1893 St. Vincent's (Holyrood), Newfoundland, Canada; Principal=Teresa St. Croix4 
(Resident) Census1921 St. Vincent's (Holyrood), Newfoundland, Canada; Listed in the St. Vincent's, St. Mary's District Census as " Daniel St. Croix", head of Dwelling #3, male, married, 63, born in Dec., 1857 in St. Vincent's. Other St. Croix families are living there also, beside him is the family of Joseph St. Croix. Living with him:
Margaret, wife, 61, born Nov. 1859 in St. Vincent's.
Edward, son, married, 39, born Feb. 1882 in St. Vincent's.
Margaret, daughter-in-law, 25, born July 1896 in St. Vincent's.
Thomas, grandson, 3, born July 1918, in St. Vincent's.
Cornelius, grandson, 1, born May 1920, in St. Vincent's.
Ronald, adopted son, 10, born March 1911, in St. Vincen'ts.; Principal=Daniel St. Croix1 
Death18 May 1928 Witness=Daniel St. Croix2 

Citations

  1. [S846] Newfoundland Grand Banks, online ngb.checucto.org, Transcription of the 1921 Newfoundland Census online (transcribed by Michael E. Power, Boutliers Point, Nova Scotia, 1998). Placentia and St. Mary's District, St. Vincent's.
  2. [S989] E-Mail, John O'Mara to Patricia Balkcom, 2004, November 29, 2004.
  3. [S1001] Salt Lake City, Utah, LDS Microfilm: Film #2169242, Item 13, Parish Register of the Catholic Assumption of the Blessed Virgin Mary Parish, St. Mary's, Newfoundland, Canada, Marriages 1844-1890; accessed June 1, 2016. Listing for marriage of Dan Sancroix and Margaret Stamp, 29 June 1880.
  4. [S989] E-Mail, John O'Mara to Patricia Balkcom, 2004.
  5. [S1001] Salt Lake City, Utah, LDS Microfilm: Film #2169242, Item 9, Parish Register of the Catholic Assumption of the Blessed Virgin Mary Parish, St. Mary's, Newfoundland, Canada, 1843-1890; accessed June 1, 2016. Listing for baptism of Lucy San Croix (sic), 26 January 1881.
  6. [S1001] Salt Lake City, Utah, LDS Microfilm: Film #2169242, Item 9, Parish Register of the Catholic Assumption of the Blessed Virgin Mary Parish, St. Mary's, Newfoundland, Canada, 1843-1890; accessed June 1, 2016. Listing for baptism of Edward St. Croix, 35 March 1882.
  7. [S1001] Salt Lake City, Utah, LDS Microfilm: Film #2169242, Item 9, Parish Register of the Catholic Assumption of the Blessed Virgin Mary Parish, St. Mary's, Newfoundland, Canada, 1843-1890; accessed June 1, 2016. Listing for baptism of Albert St. Croix, 16 July 1887.
  8. [S780] Family Search, online https://familysearch.org, "Newfoundland Vital Records, 1840-1949," database with images, (https://familysearch.org/pal:/MM9.3.1/TH-266-12582-55874-69 : accessed 23 October 2015), Births 1892-1895, Certificate Number 62001-634463 > image 203 of 386; Provincial Archives, St. John's. (Baptism of Theresa St. Croix, November 24, 1893).

Mary Anne Stamp1

(circa 1854 - )
Last EditedAug 8, 2016
FatherThomas Stamp2

Family

Peter White
Marriage3 May 1883 St. Mary's, Newfoundland, Canada; Mary Anne was Peter's second wife. Record states:
"Married Peter White and Mary Ann Stamp. Witn: James Fleming and Ellen Corcoran."; Principal=Peter White1,5 
Child
Birthcirca 1854 3 
(Witness) Marriage27 November 1880 St. Mary's, Placentia & St. Mary's District, Newfoundland, Canada; "Married John San Croix and Lizy Stamp. Witn: John Cahill and Mary Ann Stamp. by Father R. O'Donnell."; Principal=John J. St. Croix, Principal=Elizabeth Stamp4 
Married Name3 May 1883 White1,5 
Marriage3 May 1883 Assumption of the Blessed Virgin Catholic Church, St. Mary's, Placentia & St. Mary's District, Newfoundland, Canada; Mary Anne was Peter's second wife. Record states:
"Married Peter White and Mary Ann Stamp. Witn: James Fleming and Ellen Corcoran."; Principal=Peter White1,5 
Census1921 Gulch, Placentia & St. Mary's District, Newfoundland, Canada; "Mary White, head of Dwelling #3, female, widow, aged 66, born Aug. 1854 in Gulch. There are only 10 families living in Gulch - all White and St. Croix families.
Jane, wife, 41. Living with her:
Peter, son, widower, born Aug. 1890, 31, born in Gulch.
John, grandson, born Jan. 1916, age 5, born in Gulch.
Mary, granddaughter, born March 1917, age 4, born in Gulch.; Resident=John Thomas White, Resident=Mary Ellen White, Resident=Peter White6 
(Resident) Census1935 Gulch, Newfoundland, Canada; "Peter White, head of Dwelling #150, male, married, aged 47, Value $200, 6 rooms, fisherman, income $65. He is living beside several St. Croix families, also another White family. Living with him:
Teresa, wife, 34.
John T., son, single, 19.
Mary E., dau., single, 18.
Florence, dau., 10.
Michael, son, 5.
Jerome, son, 3.
Hubert, son, 11 months.
Mary Ann, mother, widowed, 81.; Principal=Peter White3 

Citations

  1. [S407] E-Mail, Alex White regarding St. Croix Genealogy to Patricia Balkcom, 2015, 11 Aug., 2000.
  2. [S435] E-mail Message.
  3. [S846] Newfoundland Grand Banks, online ngb.checucto.org, Transcription of the 1935 Newfoundland Census online (transcribed by Patricia Jackson, 2001 and Don Tate, 2003).
  4. [S1001] Salt Lake City, Utah, LDS Microfilm: Film #2169242, Item 13, Parish Register of the Catholic Assumption of the Blessed Virgin Mary Parish, St. Mary's, Newfoundland, Canada, Marriages 1844-1890; accessed June 1, 2016. Listing for marriage of John San Croix and Lizy Stamp, 27 November 1880.
  5. [S1001] Salt Lake City, Utah, LDS Microfilm: Film #2169242, Item 13, Parish Register of the Catholic Assumption of the Blessed Virgin Mary Parish, St. Mary's, Newfoundland, Canada, Marriages 1844-1890; accessed June 1, 2016. Listing for marriage of Peter White and Mary Ann Stamp, 03 May 1883.
  6. [S846] Newfoundland Grand Banks, online ngb.checucto.org, Transcription of the 1921 Newfoundland Census online (transcribed by Michael E. Power, Boutliers Point, Nova Scotia, 1998).

Patrick Stamp1

(say 1820 - )
Last EditedJul 4, 2016

Family

Bridget Stamp b. s 1820
Marriage Bride=Bridget Stamp1 
Child
Birthsay 1820 1 
Marriage Bride=Bridget Stamp1 

Citations

  1. [S1001] Salt Lake City, Utah, LDS Microfilm: Film #2169242, Item 9, Assumption of the Blessed Virgin Mary Catholic Church, St. Mary's, Newfoundland. Listing for Baptism of Patrick Stamp, 27 July 1845.

Patrick Stamp1

(circa July 1845 - )
Last EditedAug 6, 2020
FatherPatrick Stamp1 b. s 1820
MotherBridget Stamp1 b. s 1820
Birthcirca July 1845 Placentia & St. Mary's District, Newfoundland, Canada1 
Baptism27 July 1845 Assumption of the Blessed Virgin Catholic Church, St. Mary's, Placentia & St. Mary's District, Newfoundland, Canada; Parents are listed as Patrick Stamp and Margaret Halleran. Witnesses were Joseph Stamp and Mary Halleran.; Witness=Joseph Stamp, Witness=Mary Halleran1 

Citations

  1. [S1001] Salt Lake City, Utah, LDS Microfilm: Film #2169242, Item 9, Assumption of the Blessed Virgin Mary Catholic Church, St. Mary's, Newfoundland. Listing for Baptism of Patrick Stamp, 27 July 1845.

Thomas Stamp1,2

Last EditedNov 18, 2019

Family 1

Ellen Cummins
Marriage Principal=Ellen Cummins2 
Child

Family 2

Child
Birth  
Marriage Principal=Ellen Cummins2 

Citations

  1. [S435] E-mail Message.
  2. [S436] Ancestry.com, online at www.ancestry.com, St. Croix Family Tree mainted by User Mohamad Saad, Accessed 18 November 2019 at https://www.ancestry.com/family-tree/person/tree/151389230/…

Thomas Stamp1

(say 1830 - )
Last EditedMar 18, 2016

Family

Ellen Cummins b. s 1830
Marriage14 January 1852 St. Mary's, Newfoundland, Canada; "Thomas Stamp and Ellen Cummins, both of St. Mary's. Witnesses James Phalen & Ann Phalen. By Father J. Ryan".; Principal=Ellen Cummins1 
Birthsay 1830 1 
Marriage14 January 1852 Assumption of the Blessed Virgin Catholic Church, St. Mary's, Placentia & St. Mary's District, Newfoundland, Canada; "Thomas Stamp and Ellen Cummins, both of St. Mary's. Witnesses James Phalen & Ann Phalen. By Father J. Ryan".; Principal=Ellen Cummins1 

Citations

  1. [S1001] Salt Lake City, Utah, LDS Microfilm: Parish Register of the Catholic Assumption of the Blessed Virgin Mary Parish, St. Mary's, Newfoundland, LDS Film #2169242, Item (Marriages). Marriage entry for Thomas Stamp & Ellen Cummins, 14 January 1852. Film accessed February, 2016 at Family History Library, Montpelier, Vermont, and transcribed by myself (Patricia Balkcom).

(?) Stampe1

Last EditedOct 15, 2018

Citations

  1. [S1305] The Telegram, May 18, 2018.

Emma C. Standing1,2

(2 August 1924 - )
Last EditedFeb 7, 2003

Family

George Stephen Quirk b. 18 Jan 1923, d. 20 Dec 1983
Marriage North Sydney, Nova Scotia, Canada; Principal=George Stephen Quirk2 
Married Name Quirk2 
Birth2 August 1924 North Sydney, Cape Breton Island, Nova Scotia, Canada2 
Marriage North Sydney, Nova Scotia, Canada; Principal=George Stephen Quirk2 

Citations

  1. Daughter of William Standing and Sarah Strickland.
  2. [S435] E-mail Message. David and Marlene Farrell through John Touchings to Pat Balkcom, 1 Feb 2002
    (Marlene is a direct descendant of Josephine Marshall).

Emeline Stansbury1,2,3

(circa 1866 - 1 July 1946)
Last EditedAug 21, 2020

Family

Patrick Hayward b. c Mar 1859, d. 8 Aug 1929
Marriage1897 Principal=Patrick Hayward4 
Children
Birthcirca 1866 Gaskiers, Placentia & St. Mary's District, Newfoundland, Canada4,2 
Married Name Hayward4 
Marriage1897 Principal=Patrick Hayward4 
(Witness) Death8 August 1929 Point La Haye, Placentia & St. Mary's District, Newfoundland, Canada; Death Registration states that he died on August 8, 1929 of Bright's Disease in Point La Haye where he was born. Aged 70 years, buried St. Mary's.; Principal=Patrick Hayward5 
Death1 July 1946 Point La Haye, Newfoundland, Canada6 
BurialJuly 1946 St. Mary's Old Catholic Cemetery, St. Mary's, Placentia & St. Mary's District, Newfoundland, Canada3 

Citations

  1. Names Emeline on her gravestone.
  2. [S436] Ancestry.com, online at www.ancestry.com, Family Tree managed by "gordhaw" at https://www.ancestry.com/discoveryui-matches/compare/…; accessed 9/23/2019.
  3. [S1402] Family and History of St. Mary's Bay, online https://shawnpowerancestry.com, Images from St. Mary's RC Cemetery (Old); displayed here with permision of Shawn Power.
  4. [S990] Glenn Bishop, January 1, 2016.
  5. [S436] Ancestry.com, online at www.ancestry.com, "Newfoundland, Canada, Births, Marriages, and Deaths, 1850-1949". Death Registration for Patrick Hayward, aged 70, died August 8, 1929, born and died in Port La Haye, Newfoundand, Canada.
  6. [S436] Ancestry.com, online at www.ancestry.com, "Newfoundland, Canada, Births, Marriages, and Deaths, 1850-1949". Return of Death for Emily Hayward of Pt. le Haye (sic), female, 83, widowed, housewife, born St. John's, Catholic, died July 1st 1946, buried St. Mary's, died of General Debility. Information provided by the Catholic parish of St. Mary's on November 20, 1947.
  7. [S436] Ancestry.com, online at www.ancestry.com, DNA Match with "H.S."; Hugh St. Croix and Myrtle Mooney are her parents. Accessed 10/15/2018 at https://www.ancestry.com/dna/tests/…

John A. Stapleton1

(17 November 1948 - 18 February 2018)
Last EditedSep 22, 2020
Birth17 November 1948 2 
Death18 February 2018 Peninsula Health Care Centre, Burin, Burin Peninsula, Newfoundland, Canada3 
ObituaryFebruary 2018 It is with great sadness that the family of the late ­­­­­­­­­­JOHN A. STAPLETON of Marystown announces his passing at the Burin Peninsula Health Care Centre in Burin on Sunday, February 18 th , at the age of 69. Leaving to mourn with fond and loving memories are wife Ada of 40 years; son, Corey of St. John’s; daughters, Sherry-Lynn Stapleton (Jeffrey Dwyer) of St. John’s and Crystal Stapleton of Marystown; sisters; Elizabeth Corcoran of St. Bride’s, Delores Stassis of Ontario, Noreen (Allan) Moulton of Creston South, Theresa (Danny) Chappell of Lab. City, Marlene Stapleton (Danny Lusted) of Ontario, Ann Brown (Les Sellers) of Creston South; brothers; Kevin (Shirley) Stapleton of Marystown, Alphonsus (Isabelle) Stapleton of Spanish Room, Steve (Brenda) Stapleton of Spanish Room, Alex Stapleton (Shannon Rogers) of Ontario, Frank Stapleton (Wendy) of Ontario, Geoff Stapleton (Sandy Anderson) of Ontario; 4 grandchildren Isaiah Dwyer, Noah Gallant, Jack Gallant and Parker Dwyer; plus a large circle of extended family and friends. He was predeceased by parents Frank and Catherine Stapleton, parents-in-law Ewart and Manetta Marshall, special uncle, Stephen Stapleton and niece Vanessa Stapleton.

The Stapleton Family will be accepting visitors at Wiseman’s Funeral Home in Marystown on Monday, February 19th, from 2 pm to 9 pm, Tuesday, February 20 th , from 1 pm to 9 pm and Wednesday, February 21 st from 1 pm to 9 pm. Mass of Christian Burial will take place at Sacred Heart Roman Catholic Church in Marystown on Thursday, February 22 nd , at 2:30 pm.

In John’s memory, donations may be made to A Charity of One’s Choice. Service Date

To plant a tree in memory of John A. Stapleton, please visit our Heartfelt Sympathies Store.3 

Citations

  1. [S985] In Memoriam, online www.inmemoriam.ca, Obituary for Manetta (Nettie) Marshall, died 27 June 2016, Burin, Newfoundland; accessed 9/22/2020 at http://www.inmemoriam.ca/…
  2. [S431] Web site: Obituary for John A. Stapleton of Marystown, Newfoundland, died 18 February 2018; accessed at https://www.echovita.com/ca/obituaries/nl/marystown/…
  3. [S431] Web site: Obituary for John A. Stapleton of Marystown, Newfoundland, died 18 February 2018.

Joseph Stapleton1,2

( - 1997)
Last EditedAug 4, 2020

Family

Anna Maude Vail b. c 1928, d. 11 Jun 2013
Marriage Principal=Anna Maude Vail1 
Marriage Principal=Anna Maude Vail1 
Death1997 Witness=Anna Maude Vail2 

Citations

  1. [S431] Web site: Obituary for Michael Patrick Vail, at Gibbons Funeral Home, St. Mary's, Newfoundland online at https://www.gibbonsfuneral.ca/obituary/2130173
  2. [S431] Web site: Obituary for Anna Maude Stapleton, online at http://barretts.frontrunnerpro.com/book-of-memories/1607183/…

Margaret Strapp1

Last EditedJan 25, 2020

Family

Captain Patrick Deady d. Feb 1856
Marriage Principal=Captain Patrick Deady1 
Child
Marriage Principal=Captain Patrick Deady1 
Married Name Deady1 

Citations

  1. [S436] Ancestry.com, online at www.ancestry.com, "Newfoundland, Church Records, 1793-1899". Title: Baptism, Index; St Johns; 1840-1864. Baptism of Honora Mary Deady, 22 January 1849, daughter of Patrick Deady and Margaret Strapp. Ancestry Image #303 of 968 of this database; accessed 1/25/2020.

Anthony Strickland1

Last EditedJan 8, 2020

Family

Susanna Priest b. 1745
Marriage18 March 1770 Bridport, South West England, England; Principal=Susanna Priest1 
Marriage18 March 1770 Bridport, Dorset County, South West England, England; Principal=Susanna Priest1 

Citations

  1. [S436] Ancestry.com, online at www.ancestry.com, England, Select Marriages, 1538–1973 [database on-line]. Provo, UT, USA: Ancestry.com Operations, Inc., 2014. Listing (no image) of the marriage of Susanna Priest to Anthony Strickland on March 18, 1770 in Bridport, Dorset, England. From FHL Film Number: 1279486.