Margaret Companionofwilliamwilton ? (about 1850—between 1901 and 1950)

Margaret Companionofwilliamwilton ? has no recorded parents. She was born about 1850 in England .1,2 She lived Poor House in 1901 at 8 Walnut St, St Thomas, ON, CA .3 She worked as a Weaver in 1891 at Yarmouth, Elgin, ON, CA .4 She died between 1901 and 1950 .

She married William Wilton .

William Wilton was the son of William Wilton and Sarah Wells. He was born about 1843 at Somerset, England .5,6 He was christened on 25 November 1843 at Frome, Somerset, England .7 He lived in 1861 at Dorchester South, Elgin, ON, CA . He worked as a laborer in 1871 at con 9, Yarmouth, Elgin, ON, CA .6 He lived in 1881 at Aylmer, Malahide, Elgin, ON, CA .8 He worked as a Well Digger from 1881 to 1891 at Yarmouth, Elgin, ON, CA .4 He had a medical condition of L.Lutton M.D., , .9 He died on 19 May 1895 at House of Industry, Southwold, Elgin, ON, CA .10 The cause of death was stoppage of the bowels . He was buried on 21 May 1895 at Strangers Burying Ground, St Thomas, ON, CA .11

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Notes: His death registration and the 1861 census both indicate he was born in England, but his father was already in Canada according to the 1842 census. In the 1861 census of Caradoc, ward 2 page 37, he appears working for William Simmons, but he also appears with his family in Yarmouth, div 4 page 94. According to the Caradoc census his normal residence at that time is listed as Dorchester. In 1891 the family was enumerated twice, once in Yarmouth Twp. (div 2 pages 73/74), and again in St.Thomas (div 1 page 88). William and his wife separated in the 1880s and in the 1891 census William appears living with a "wife" Margaret.

Children of Margaret Companionofwilliamwilton ? and William Wilton:

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William Wilton

born about 1843 at Somerset, England died 19 May 1895 at House of Industry, Southwold, Elgin, ON, CA

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William Wilton

born about March 1816 at Bruton, Somerset, England died 8 March 1901 at Thomas Williams Home, St Thomas, ON, CA

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Sarah Wells

born 1817 at Witham Priory, Somerset, England died 17 June 1899 at St Thomas, ON, CA

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Charles Wilton

born about 1887 died

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Source: 1901 Census of Canada

Author: Dominion Bureau of Statistics

Type: Census/Tax

Source: 1891 Census of Canada

Author: Dominion Bureau of Statistics

Type: Census/Tax

Source: Death Register, Canada, Ontario

Author: Ontario Registrar

Type: Vital

Source: 1871 Census of Canada

Author: Dominion Bureau of Statistics

Type: Census/Tax

Source: FamilySearch.org

Author: Church of LDS

Source: 1881 Census of Canada

Author: Dominion Bureau of Statistics

Type: Census/Tax

Note: indexed at http://www.familysearch.org/

Source: Church of Scotland parish records, Duffus, Morayshire, 1629-1819

Type: Church

Source: Cemetery Transcription, House of Industry and Refuge Burying Ground, Southwold, Elgin, ON, CA

Author: Elgin County Branch, Ontario Genealogical Society

Type: Book

England
 
8 Walnut St, St Thomas, ON, CA
 
Yarmouth, Elgin, ON, CA

Township in central Elgin county east of Port Stanley.  The City of St Thomas is located within this township.

 
 
Somerset, England
 
Frome, Somerset, England
 
Dorchester South, Elgin, ON, CA

Township.  In 1851 when the county boundaries became effective as a result of the implementation of the Durham Report the township of Dorchester was divided between the new Elgin and Middlesex counties.

 
con 9, Yarmouth, Elgin, ON, CA
 
Aylmer, Malahide, Elgin, ON, CA

Town. Originally called Troy, in 1835 it was renamed Aylmer after Lord Aylmer, then Governor-in-Chief of British North America.

 
House of Industry, Southwold, Elgin, ON, CA
 
Strangers Burying Ground, St Thomas, ON, CA
 

Cause: stoppage of the bowels

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