Upper Ottawa Valley Genealogical Group
August 1998 Queries

These queries were published in the August 1998 issue of Timberline, the newsletter of the Upper Ottawa Valley Genealogical Group

You may contact the submitter of each query by email where an address has been included. Postal addresses for all other queries can be obtained by contacting Chris Hampel. Please specify the query surname and contact.

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CUMMINGS / ST. PIERRE / SMITH / DUTCHEV / LARIVIERRE
Looking for descendants of my g-grandparents Charles CUMMINGS and Mararet ST. PIERRE. They resided in Burnsmeau, Quebec when their son (my g-grandfather) Francis Cummings m. Elizabeth d/o Edward SMITH and Jane DUTCHEV, in Sheenboro, June 13, 1886. A family story indicates Francis and an unnamed sister (who m. Archie BUSHEY and lived in Kirkland Lake) were abandoned by their real father (LARIVIERRE) after their mother died.
Contact: Judy (McDonald) Willette rockdr@dvdghse.com
 
DUTCHEV / SMITH
looking for ancestors of Jane DUTCHEV (my g-grandmother) b. 1830 in Ireland, m. Edward SMITH b. 1829 in New Brunswick, resided in Pembroke. Children; John, b. 1847, Edward, b. 1849.
Contact: Judy (McDonald) Willette rockdr@dvdghse.com
 
HUDSON / YOUNG / MORROW
Looking for all descendants of my g-grandmother Marg. Ann HUDSON YOUNG MORROW. As a widow (YOUNG) she gave up a child in the late 1800s. The child grew up and lived in Pembroke all her life. info will be kept confidential if requested.
Contact: J. Bone
 
LAPLANTE / COLTER / McDONALD / ARBOUR / LEDOUTREP
looking for descendants of g-g-grandparents, Oliver LEPLANTE and Catherine COLTER. The only offspring I am aware of is Marie Ann LAPLANTE (my g-grandmother), m. Donald McDONALD (McDONELL) in Sheenboro, Quebec, Nov. 1871. Donald was born May 4, 1847 in Alexandria (Glengarry Co.). Oliver m. 2 Jan. 15, 1872 Josephine ARBOUR, widow of Peter LEDOUTREP at St. Alphonse, Allumette.
Contact: Judy (McDonald) Willette rockdr@dvdghse.com
 
McDONALD / O'NEIL / COUGHERIN
Looking for info on descendants of my g-g-grandparents William McDONALD (McDONELL) b. Scotland 1818 and Catherine O'NEIL b. ireland 1814. They resided in Chichester, Quebec in 1881 census. Came from Alexandria, Glengarry Co., Ontario between 1847 and 1851. Known children: Thomas William b. Aug. 2 1845 in Alexandria, Donald (my g-grandfather) b. May 4, 1847 in Alexandria, Eliza Jane b. Feb. 21, 1849 on Allumette Island, Michael b. Mar. 15, 1852, and John Alexander b. June 26, 1854 (ended up in Bemidji, Minnesota employed as a timber cruiser). My grandfather John Alexander s/o Donald McDONALD and Marie Ann LAPLANTE was b. Feb. 5, 1884 in Sheenboro, Quebec. His know siblings are: Angus (of Timmins), Edward, Teresa (m. William Robert COUGHERIN Feb. 25, 1895 in Sheenboro), Daniel (WWI Super Ace Pilot), Thomas Willaim (of Matheson) and Milton.
Contact: Judy (McDonald) Willette rockdr@dvdghse.com
 
ROSS / GALLEY
Need info to construct family tree for Jame ROSS and wife Elizabeth GALLEY from Rossshire, England. jame Ross is the person that Ross Twp., Pontiac Co. Quebec is named for.
Contact: I. Oates
 
STOUGHTON / MULLHOLLAND / KERR / MANSELL / McCALLUM
Info needed on Nathan Dayton STOUGHTON, b NY USA ca 1800, lived Bagot Twp in 1851. Married - 1st: Christina MULLHOLLAND in 1829 at Quebec City. He lived in Brockville at time of marriage. 2nd: Margaret KERR in 1834 in Bagot Twp. 3rd: Rachel MANSELL in 1844 in Bagot Twp. Nathan died 3 Nov 1886 in Arnprior, buried Pinegrove with son-in-law and dau. Thomas and Margaret McCALLUM and grandson Nathan Dayton McCALLUM.
Contact: June Allen dajun@bconnex.net
 
STOUGHTON / PRENTISS / DEVINE
Info needed on family of John Stoughton (s/o Alexander STOUGHTON and Catherine PRENTISS) and Sarah Ann DEVINE (b. Buckingham, Que., d/o Solomon and Anne DEVINE). John and Sarah married 11 Sep 1887, Pembroke, Church of England.
Contact: June Allen dajun@bconnex.net

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