The Casket Deaths & Marriages: 1874 - 1879
Copied * by Marleen (MacDonald) Hubley - 2006
Deaths              
Issue Date Death Date Name Age Died at Relationship Born at Comments
1874            
Jan. 08, 1874 Dec. 20, 1873 Sarah Clarke 78 Marshy Hope wid/o Alexander Fraser Landing mother of 8

Jan. 03, 1874 Angus McNeil 59 U South River s/o Hugh

Jan. 22, 1874 no date Rosanna Chisholm 19
d/o Colin
drowned Guys. River

Jan. 16, 1874 William Putnam Smith 84 Yankee Grant



Jan. 17, 1874 James Nichols 77 James River


Feb. 05, 1874 Jan. 26, 1874 Flora Kell 4 mo Antigonish d/o Alexander "carpenter"


Jan. 30, 1874 Mary Matilda Ross 3 mo Malignant Brook d/o James G. Esq

Feb. 19, 1874 Feb. 11, 1874 John Campbell 43 Doctors Brook s/o Donald
See marriages same issue

Feb. 12, 1874 Catherine McRae 20 Ohio d/o Donald

Feb. 26, 1874 Feb. 18, 1874 Alexander McDonald 95 Old Gulf Road



Feb. 18, 1874 Flora Chisholm 84 St Andrews wif/o Thomas


Feb. 15, 1874 Roderick McDonald "blacksmith" 34 Boston, MA
Antigonish 34yrs,8mo,13days

Feb. 21, 1874 Angus McMaster
Glen Road



Feb. 23, 1874 Catherine McFarlane 80 South River wid/o Angus

Mar. 05, 1874 Feb. 14, 1874 Flora McKenzie 26 SS Antigonish H d/o Donald


Feb. 21, 1874 Effie McPherson 42 McAras Brook



Mar. 02, 1874 Catherine McPherson 2 Antigonish d/o John

Mar. 12, 1874 Mar. 04, 1874 Sarah Wallace 32 Lakevale wif/o John, d/o James Boyd South River

Mar. 04, 1874 Mary Forbes 31 Caledonia Mills wif/o Alexander, d/o John "Jack" Chisholm

Mar. 10, 1874 Angus Smith 68 Hallowell Grant
Baileys Brook
Mar. 26, 1874 Mar. 03, 1874 Sarah Marie Fraser 1y6m Antigonish d/o Simon "carpenter"


Mar. 11, 1874 Archie Fraser 2mo Antigonish s/o Simon "cooper"


Mar. 16, 1874 John McDougall 23 Malignant Brook s/o William


Mar. 18, 1874 John McDonald 54 Ohio s/o Hugh "Ban"


Mar. 20, 1874 Alexander McDonald 38 Knoydart s/o Angus


Mar. 20, 1874 Alexander McDonald 29 Knoydart s/o Donald Esq


Mar. 20, 1874 Harry Herbert Ogden Cunningham 1y9m Antigonish s/o Marie E. & A.M.


Mar. 20, 1874 Donald McGillivray 48 Landing

left 8 children
Apr. 09, 1874 Mar. 25, 1874 Annie McDonald 17 Ohio d/o Hugh "Ban"


Apr. 01, 1874 Mary Jane McIsaac 3y8m Antigonish d/o A. Esq


Apr. 02, 1874 Allan McGillivray 84 South River



Apr. 04, 1874 Catherine McLellan 66 Glen Road wif/o Archibald

1875            
Jun. 03, 1875 May 22, 1875 Donald McGillivray 74 West River



May 27, 1874 Lydia McDonald 77 Antigonish H. wid/o Hugh #11


May 27, 1874 Sarah McDonald 67 Lakevale wif/o Hugh "Gusset"

Aug. 27, 1875 Aug. 10, 1875 Donald McGillivray 58? U Baileys Brook s/o Donald "Vamy"


Aug. 11, 1875 William Fraser 29 Pine Tree Gut



Aug. 23, 1874 Mary McRae 59? Beaver Meadow wif/o Alexander


Aug. 23?, 1874 William McIsaac 29 Montreal s/o Archibald South River typhoid fever
Dec. 02, 1875 Nov. 22, 1875 Janet McGillivray 73 Saltsprings wif/o Alex

1876            
Jan. 13, 1876 Dec. 19, 1875 Angus McDonald "Big" 46 St Andrews

left 3 children

Dec. 20, 1875 Ann McDonald 34 Knoydart wid/o Alexander
left 4 children

Jan. 06, 1876 Donald McNeil 80 Merigomish


Feb. 24, 1876 Nov. 22, 1875 Sarah Campbell 83? Lismore wid/o John St Peters, CB

Dec. 27, 1875 Donald McKinnon 17 New York s/o Malcolm Lismore

Jan. 04, 1876 Janet Agnes Stewart 15? Lochaber d/o John Esq


Jan. 27?, 1876 Mary Smith 80 Baileys Brook wid/o Angus McEachern


Feb. 14, 1876 Agnes Brown 63? Antigonish



Feb. 15, 1876 Ann McLean 41 Lochaber wif/o Daniel Hanifen


Feb. 16, 1876 Thomas Robinson Esq 27 Digby
Antigonish

Feb. 18, 1876 John McDonald "Blacksmith" 48 McAras Brook



Feb. 20, 1876 Angus Chisholm 28? L South River s/o Colin


Feb. 21, 1876 Alex McMillan 35? U South River s/o Miles

Apr. 20, 1876 Apr. 20, 1876 Mary Corbet 59 Harbor Bouche



Apr. 19, 1876 Angus Alexander McDonald 4 South River s/o Angus
scarlet fever
Apr. 27, 1876 Apr. 23, 1876 William Chisholm 87 Pitchers Farm
Strathglas, SC
May 04, 1876 Apr. 24, 1876 Donald McLean 52 Malignant Cove



Apr. 28, 1876 John McDonald # 11 77 Antigonish H.

4 sons, 1 daughter

Apr. 29, 1876 Ruth A. Irish 70 Antigonish wid/o Joseph A. Smith Esq

May 11, 1876 Apr. 24, 1876 Ann McLaughlin 68 Pictou wid/o Matthew West River

Apr. 25, 1876 Malcolm McKinnon 80 Lismore



Apr. 28, 1876 Joseph McGillivray 21 Baileys Brook s/o Hugh "Donald"


Apr. 28, 1876 Mary McDonald 41 Malignant Brook wif/o Lewis

May 18, 1876 May 04, 1876 Donald McDonald "Big" 84 Frasers Grant
Arisaig, SC

May 08, 1876 Alexander McDonald 87 Lakevale
PEI, 70 yrs ago

May 08, 1876 Ann McDonald 27 Knoydart d/o Alex "Charles"

May 25, 1876 May 22, 1876 William Chisholm "Doctor" 64 Glen Road


Jun. 01, 1876 May 07, 1876 Christy Ann McLaughlin 41 James River wif/o Duncan


May 16, 1876 Mary McDonald 64 Lochaber wif/o John

June 08, 1876 May 20, 1876 Stephen McIsaac 53 Doctors Brook

left 5 children
June 15, 1876 May 23, 1876 Catherine McDonald 4? Keppoch d/o Donald "Allan"


Jun. 08, 1876 John James O'Brien 85 Antigonish


Jun. 22, 1876 Jun. 10, 1876 Mary Wilkie? 73 West River wid/o John


Jun. 11, 1876 Alex M. Chisholm Esq 84 Antigonish H.



Jun. 21, 1876 Maggie McGillivray 3 mo Antigonish d/o Angus "Blacksmith"
bronchitis

Sabbath Mary McDonald 37? SS Harbour d/o Hugh
consumption
Jun. 29, 1876 May 08, 1876 Gay Carlton Burnham 84 Maplewood, MA gr/s Timothy Hierlihy


Jun. 25, 1876 Robbie Burns Currie 10 mo Antigonish s/o Malcolm & Mary Ann

Aug. 10, 1876 Aug. 07, 1876 Isabella McDonald 55 Keppoch wif/o Allan


Aug. 08, 1876 Mary Jane McDonald 7m10d Antigonish d/o Donald "Tailor"


no date John McInnes 3y9m Ohio s/o John

1877            
May 24, 1877 May 14, 1877 William Gillis 34 Charlestown, MA
Antigonish County consumption

May 20, 1877 Alex Cameron 62 Glen Road

6 children
Jun. 14, 1877 May 19?, 1877 Mary Theresa Chisholm 31? San Francisco, CA wif/o D G Chisholm, d/o Alex Chisholm Esq, Lismore, native/o Ireland, left 2 children

May 29?, 1877 Angus McGillivray 28 South River s/o John "Bridge"


Jun. 07, 1877 Jane? Chisholm 20? Glen Road d/o John "Farmer"


Jun. 13, 1877 Hugh McDonald 29? Pomket Cove s/o Angus

Jun. 21, 1877 May 25, 1877 Flora Cameron 45 Pitchers Farm d/o Donald


Jun. 01, 1877 Donald McDonald "Keeper" 80 Pleasant Valley
Moidart, SC

Jun.  05, 1877 Isabella Black? 91 Glen Bard wif/o John McLean "Poet" Lismore, Argyl. SC

Jun. 17, 1877 Sarah S. Fraser 13 mo Antigonish d/o Simon


Jun. 18, 1877 Daniel McDonald 24 Antigonish H. s/o Angus #11

Oct. 18, 1877 Sep. 21?, 1877 Isabella Chisholm 65 North Grant wid/o Alex


Oct. 08, 1877 Catherine McLellan 77 Rear South River wid/o Angus
3 sons, 2 dgts

Oct. 11, 1877 Georgeine Fraser 16 Landing d/o James


Oct. 11, 1877 Mother Josephine Carroll 62 Halifax
Antigonish, d. St Patricks Convent

Oct. 12, 1877 Ann McGillivray 9y6m South River d/o John "Bridge"


Oct. 15, 1877 Flora Chisholm 83? L South River wid/o Christopher "C?y"
3 sons, 2 dgts
1878            
Feb. 14, 1878 Feb. 08, 1877 James McDonald "Ban" 63 Minnesotta, USA
BS Knoydart

Feb. 07, 1878 Duncan McRae
Beaver Meadow s/o Alex


Feb. 10, 1878 Archibald McGillivray 6y6m South River s/o John "Bridge"

May 09, 1878 Apr. 12, 1878 Ann Hanrahan 33 Cape George wif/o John


Apr. 18, 1878 Peter Ronald Coady 10y5m Ashdale s/o Donald


Apr. 20, 1878 Ronald McGillivray 5 South River s/o John "Bridge"


Apr. 22, 1878 John McDonald 18 Saltsprings s/o Donald "Ban"


Apr. 26, 1878 Janet McDonald 17 Lakevale d/o Angus "Alex"


Apr. 31?, 1878 Christy McDonald 23 Ohio d/o Archibald


May 02, 1878 Jane Somers 14 Braily Brook niece/o Moses

Aug. 08, 1878 Jul. 26, 1878 James McDonald 29? St. of Canso



Aug. 04, 1878 Mary Margaret Chisholm 1y10m Ashdale d/o Valentine

1879            
Apr. 03, 1879 Mar. 10, 1879 Catherine Hulbert 84 Antigonish wid/o Stephen


Mar. 15, 1879 Mary McEachern 32 Ohio wif/o Donald, d/o Roderick McDonald

Mar. 29, 1879 Ronald McDonald 64 Pictou
Morristown
Oct. 02, 1879 Sep. 09, 1879 Dougald Andrew McKinnon 85? Baileys Brook

Brights? of the kidney

Sep. 20, 1879 Margaret McIsaac 32? Morristown d/o Angus Jr.


Sep. 24, 1879 John Duncan Smith 9 mo Antigonish s/o Alex


Sep. 28, 1879 Alexander Chisholm "Donn" 82? Pomket Forks
Strathglas, SC immig. @ 20 yrs
* These issues of the Casket are very difficult or almost impossible to read.
Many issues have pages missing, obits cut out or are illegible.
 Most of 1876 through 1879 are missing.
Please forgive any errors or omissions.  See original microfilm to authenticate data.



Marriages 1874-1879            
Issue Date Marriage Date Groom's Name Community Bride's Name Community Relationship Comments
1874            
Jan. 08, 1874 Jan. 01, 1874 Thomas B Gilliat Esq Cornwallis Alice G Campbell Antigonish d/o Alexander m @ Kentville

Jan. 05, 1874 Benjamin F Power "Merchant" Antigonish Adelia O'Donahue Halifax
m @ Halifax
Jan. 15, 1874 Jan. 08, 1874 Timothy Hanifen Lochaber Gwendolina Cameron Addington Forks d/o John Esq m @ St Josephs
Jan. 22, 1874 Jan. 20, 1874 Colin McIntosh L South River Mary Chisholm L South River d/o William m @ St Andrews
Jan. 29, 1874 Jan. 22, 1874 Dougald McDonald Moidart Janet Boyd South River d/o Angus m @ Arisaig

Jan. 27, 1874 Alexander McDonald SS Antigonish H Catherine McDonald Williams Point d/o Joseph m @ Antigonish

Jan. 27, 1874 Neil McIsaac
Margaret McKinnon Williams Point d/o Donald m @ Antigonish
Feb. 05, 1874 no date Duncan McKenzie Antigonish Sarah Creag Portland, ME
m @ St John, NB
Feb. 12, 1874 Jan. 27, 1874 John Chisholm SS Antigonish H Catherine McDonald Pomket d/o Donald m @ Pomket

Feb. 03, 1874 John McDonald Arisaig Catherine Ann McIsaac Doctors Brook s/o Colin, d/o Ronald m @ Arisaig

Feb. 04, 1874 James? Carter West River Hannah McFarlane South River
m @ St Andrews

Feb. 05, 1874 Thomas McDonald Antigonish H. Catherine Mahoney Antigonish H.
m @ Antigonish

Feb. 10, 1874 John McKenzie Malignant Cove Catherine Campbell North grant
m @ Antigonish
Feb. 19, 1874 Jan. 27, 1874 John Campbell Doctors Brook Catherine McDonald Doctors Brook s/o Donald m @ Arisaig

Jan. 27, 1874 Alexander McInnes
Sarah Gillis Georgeville s/o John, d/o Hugh m @ Georgeville

Feb. 03, 1874 Malcolm McNeil Malignant Cove Mary McDonald Lakevale d/o Angus m @ Georgeville

Feb. 11, 1874 Angus McDonald BS Arisaig Catherine McGillivray Lakevale d/o Angus m @ Georgeville

Feb. 11, 1874 Alex McGillivray
Margaret Cameron South River d/o Duncan m @ St Andrews

Feb. 12, 1874 John J. McKinnon Esq "Barrister"
Christina McDonald Antigonish d/o Roderick m @ Antigonish

Feb. 16, 1874 Duncan Chisholm Yankee Grant Margaret Chisholm Caledonia d/o John Esq m @ St Andrews

Feb. 16, 1874 Christopher Smyth Esq Port Hood Ellen Somers Antigonish
m @ Antigonish

Feb. 16, 1874 Alexander McPherson Yankee Grant Janet McDonald SS Antigonish H.
m @ Antigonish

Feb. 17, 1874 Angus Boyd "Merchant" South River Annie McDonald Glen Road
m @ St Josephs

Feb. 17, 1874 John McGillivray South River Margery McDonald South River d/o Duncan m @ St Andrews
Feb. 26, 1874 Jan. 19, 1874 Maurice Levander Harbor Bouche Celeste DeCoste L Tracadie
m @ Tracadie

Jan. 19, 1874 Simeon Fougere Harbor Bouche Ann DeCoste L Tracadie
m @ Tracadie

Jan. 21, 1874 Edward Petipas Tracadie Sophia Durley Tracadie
m @ Tracadie

Jan. 27, 1874 William Delorey Tracadie Mary Benoit

m @ Tracadie

Feb. 02, 1874 Joseph Delorey
Mary Boudroit?

m @ Tracadie

Feb. 09, 1874 Peter DeCoste L Tracadie Mary Perrault Tracadie
m @ Tracadie

Feb. 09, 1874 Remi DeCoste Harbor Bouche Sarah Jane Gerrior Tracadie
m @ Tracadie

Feb. 10, 1874 Augustine Baumont
Elizabeth Durley

m @ Tracadie

Feb. 16, 1874 Desire Petipas
Lucy Mayette

m @ Tracadie
1875            
Aug. 27, 1875 Aug. 21, 1875 Allan McIsaac Morristown Margaret McDonald Morristown
m @ Antigonish
Dec. 02, 1875 Nov. 23, 1875 Duncan Chisholm Merigomish Mary McGillivray Baileys Brook d/o Hugh m @ Lismore

Nov. 25, 1874 Angus McPherson Springfield Mary McGillivray South River d/o Angus m @ Antigonish

Nov. 25, 1874 John Chisholm Antigonish H. Mary Ann Power Antigonish H.
m @ Antigonish
1876            
Feb. 24, 1876 Jan. 07, 1876 Benjamin Boudrot
Charlotte M. Petipas

m @ Tracadie

Jan. 07, 1876 Nicholas Delorey
Ann Delorey

m @ Tracadie

Jan. 07, 1876 John Delorey
Margaret Hurley?

m @ Tracadie

Jan. 14, 1876 William Landrey
Devine DeCoste

m @ Tracadie

Jan. 15, 1876 Timothy Delorey
Alice Younger

m @ Tracadie

Jan. 15, 1876 Thomas Gormen Jr.
Catherine Chisholm
d/o Duncan m @ Tracadie

Jan. 15, 1876 John Power Canso Mary Fitzgerald
d/o Joseph m @ Tracadie

Jan. 18, 1876 Capt. R. DeCoste Harbor Bouche Mary Jane Gerrior Tracadie
m @ Tracadie

Feb. 08, 1876 Archibald McDougall "Blacksmith" Pitchers Farm Mary McPherson Black River
m @ Pomket

Feb. 21, 1876 John Fraser "Carriagemaker" Antigonish Annie Grant Antigonish
m @ Antigonish

Feb. 23, 1876 Hugh McIsaac U South River Annie McDonald Big Brook
m @ St Andrews
May 04, 1876 Apr. 25, 1876 Malcolm McIsaac
Effie McDonald Hallowell Grant
m @ Antigonish
Jun. 01, 1876 May 18, 1876 Hugh R. Dewar Barneys River Elizabeth Smith

m @ Antigonish
Jun. 22, 1876 May 30, 1876 William McDonald Brierly Brook Catherine Fraser South River d/o John m @ Antigonish
Aug. 10, 1876 no date John McNeil Cape George Mary Gillis Georgeville d/o Duncan m @ Georgeville

Aug. 02, 1876 John Cameron Mabou, CB Isabel Campbell Old Gulf Road d/o John m @ Antigonish

Aug. 08, 1876 John Chisholm Caledonia Mills Ellen Chisholm Caledonia
m @ St Andrews
1877            
Jul. 19, 1877 Jul. 10, 1877 Donald Fraser South River Maggie Ann Chisholm St Andrews s/o Alex, d/o Angus m @ St Andrews

Jul. 13, 1877 Peter Cuross Dundee, SC Ann McDonald Antigonish d/o John "Ban" Beech H m @ Pictou
Oct. 18, 1877 Sep. 29, 1877 Alex McEachern New Glasgow Catherine McGillivray New Glasgow
m @ Albion Mines
1878            
Feb. 14, 1878 Feb. 05, 1878 John Chisholm Georgeville Catherine McIsaac BS Georgeville s/o Archibald, d/o Donald m @ Georgeville

Feb. 05, 1878 James McDonald Malignant Brook Margery McDonald Malignant Brook d/o John m @ Malignant Brook

Feb. 05, 1878 John McInnes Lakevale Mary Smith Hallowell Grant d/o Donald m @ Malignant Brook

Feb. 06, 1878 Angus McDonald Cribbins Point Elizabeth Jane Cameron Lakevale d/o Angus m @ Georgeville
* These issues of the Casket are very difficult or almost impossible to read.
Many issues have pages missing, obits cut out or are illegible.
 Most of 1876 through 1879 are missing.
Please forgive any errors or omissions.  See original microfilm to authenticate data.