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Harrison Chilton MEWBURN

Male 1815 - 1909  (93 years)


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  • Name Harrison Chilton MEWBURN 
    Born 20 Nov 1815  Whitby, Yorkshire, England Find all individuals with events at this location  [1
    Gender Male 
    Baptism 21 Nov 1815  Whitby, Yorkshire, England Find all individuals with events at this location  [2
    Emigration 1832  Quebec, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location  [3
    Census2 1852  Stamford, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location  [4
    Census3 1861  Brockville, Leeds, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location  [5
    Census4 1871  Stamford, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location  [6
    Census6 1891  Stamford, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location  [7
    Census 3 1901  Stamford, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location  [8
    Census7 1901  Stamford, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location  [8
    Occupation school teacher; farmer; gentleman 
    Died 03 May 1909  Stamford, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location  [9, 10
    Person ID I18  Mewburn
    Last Modified 11 Oct 2017 

    Father John MEWBURN,   b. 25 Jul 1788, Bishop Middleham, Durham, England Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 12 Apr 1864, Stamford, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 75 years) 
    Relationship natural 
    Mother Henrietta CHILTON,   b. 23 Aug 1786, Hinderwell, Yorkshire, England Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 27 Aug 1876, Stamford, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 90 years) 
    Relationship natural 
    Married 27 Apr 1813  Whitby, Yorkshire, England Find all individuals with events at this location  [11
    Family ID F3  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

    Family 1 Emily SUTTON,   b. 1818,   d. 1848  (Age 30 years) 
    Married 07 Jun 1844  Stamford, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location  [12
    Children 
     1. John Herriman MEWBURN,   b. Abt 1845, Upper Canada, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 02 Jun 1866, Limeridge, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age ~ 21 years)  []
    Last Modified 11 Oct 2017 
    Family ID F11  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

    Family 2 Dorothy MEWBURN,   b. 30 Sep 1827, Darlington, Durham, England Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 11 May 1909, Stamford, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 81 years) 
    Married 05 Sep 1869  Quebec, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location  [13
    Last Modified 11 Oct 2017 
    Family ID F15  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

  • Notes 
    • 1844 marriage was living at Welland Hill Farm, Port Dalhousie, when he married Emily Sutton.
      Harrison died at Danby Cottage, in Stamford.
    • What happened to Harrison between 1852 and 1901?
      Harrison made a trip to England in 1858 and with him was an 11 year old boy recorded as E.O.C. Mewburn

  • Sources 
    1. [S140] Diary and Account Books, 1782-1833, Durham and Danby, Francis Mewburn, (Name: unpublished; Date: 1782-1833;), 1813-1822 book. Vol. 4, image 71.

      "Harrison Chilton Son of John & Henrietta Mewburn born at Whitby in the County of York on Monday 20th Novr. 1815 at half past ten O'clock in the Forenoon"

    2. [S38] Baptisms index (PR) England. Collection: England Births and Christenings, 1538-1975, (Name: Ancestry.co Operations Inc; Location: Utah, USA; Date: 2012;), 21 Nov 1815, Whitby, Yorkshire. Ref: batch: C00774-2; system: England-ODM; film: 0919084-086.

      "Harrison Chilton Mewburn
      father: John Mewburn
      mother: Henrietta"

    3. [S85] Travel records. Canada. Collection: Passengers to USA & Canada from Quebec to Montreal, Sue Swiggum and Marj Kohli, (Name: The Ships List;), 30 May 1832, Quebec 1832 Ship Arrivals.

      "arrived at Quebec on May 27th aboard the ship Columbus, from Whitby on April 13th
      Mr Mewburn & lady & four children above 12 & four children under 12 & one child under 3 years"

    4. [S2] Census returns. 1852. Canada, (Name: Automated Genealogy.com;), 1852, Stamford, Welland, Canada West.

      "Mewburn, John, MD Surgeon, born England, Cof E, age 64
      Mewburn, Henrietta, born England, Cof E, age 66
      Mewburn, Harrison C, born England, Cof E, age 37
      Mewburn, Ann, born England, Cof E, age 38
      Mewburn, John H, born England, Cof E, age 7
      Davidson, Margaret, servant, born England, CofE, age 64
      Malone, Mary, servant, born Ireland, RC, age 18t"

    5. [S25] Census returns. 1861. Canada, (Name: Ancestry.com and The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints; Location: Provo, Utah, USA; Date: 2009;), 1861, Brockville, Leeds, Canada West. Film C-1044.

      "Harrison C Mewburn, school teacher, born England, C of E, 46, widower"

    6. [S26] Census returns. 1871. Canada, (Name: Ancestry.com and The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints; Location: Provo, Utah, USA; Date: 2009;), 1871, Stamford, Welland, Ontario. Ref: dist 19; div 01; subdist j.

      "Mewburn, Henrietta, 84, born England, Ch England, English origin, wid
      Mewburn, Harrison C., 55, born England, Ch England, English origin, farmer, mar
      Mewburn, Dorothy, 43, born England, Ch England, English origin, mar, mar
      Handcock, Louisa, 35, born Ireland, Ch England, Irish origin
      Weyland, Julia, 19, born Ontario, Ch England, Irish origin
      Sheridan, Catherine, 62, born Ireland, Catholic, Irish origin
      Maloney, Mary, 38, born Ireland, Catholic, Irish origin"

    7. [S5] Census returns. 1891. Canada, (Name: Ancestry.com ; Location: Provo, Utah, USA; Date: 2008;), 1891, Stamford, Welland, Ontario. Ref: roll T-6376; family 62.

      "Mewburn, Harrison C, 75, mar, born England, father England, mother England, Episcopalian, farmer
      Mewburn, Dorothy, 63, mar, wife, born England, father England, mother England, Episcopalian
      Lodon, Alfred, 26, domestic, born England, father England, mother England, Episcopalian, farmer"

    8. [S4] Census returns. 1901. Canada, (Name: Ancestry.com ; Location: Provo, Utah, USA; Date: 2006;), 1901, Stamford, Welland, Ontario.

      "household 105
      Mewburn, Harrison, head, mar, born 02 Nov 1815, age 85
      Mewburn, Doratha, wife, mar, born 30 Sep 1827, age 73
      Cuddy, Myra, domestic, single, born 05 Jul 1860, age 40"

    9. [S8] Newspaper: Whitby Gazette, (Location: Whitby, Yorkshire, England;), 28 May 1909.

      "Mewburn, Harrison Chilton - 4 May 1909 - 94 - Danby Cottage, Stamford, Toronto, Canada"

    10. [S27] Deaths (CR) Canada. Collection: Ontario, Canada, Deaths, 1869-1938 and Deaths Overseas, 1939-1947, (Name: Ancestry.com Operations Inc.; Location: Provo, Utah, USA; Date: 2010;), 03 May 1909, Stamford, Welland, Ontario. Ref: 030528.

      "Mewburn, Harrison Chilton, male, white, May 3d 1909, 93 years, born Yorkshire, Eng. Died at lot 56 Stamford, gentleman, married (JM Dee physician). Certified by Eleanor M. Jones, Stamford, May 10th 1909"

    11. [S37] Marriages index (PR) England. Collection: England Marriages, 1538-1973, (Name: Intellectual Reserve Inc; Location: Provo, Utah, USA;), 27 Apr 1813, Whitby, Yorkshire. Ref: batch M00774-2; system England-ODM; film 919086.

      "John Mewburn and Henrietta Chilton"

    12. [S39] Marriages (PR) Canada. Collection: Marriage Notices of Ontario, 1813-1854, Reid, William D., (Name: Hunterdon House; Date: 1980;), p. 192.

      "7 June 1844: (Fri.): At St John's Church, Stamford, on Wednesday last, Harrison Chilton Mewburn, of Welland Hill Farm, Port Dalhousie, to Emily Sutton, of the Falls. (Rev Wm Leeming)"

    13. [S28] Marriages (PR) Canada. Collection: Quebec Vital and Church Records (Drouin Collection), 1621-1967, (Name: Ancestry.com Operations Inc; Location: Provo, Utah, USA;), 05 Sep 1869, Anglican Cathedral Holy Trinity Church, Quebec.

      "Mewburn to Mewburn
      Harrison Chilton Mewburn Esq of Stamford, Welland, Ontario, Widower and Dorothy Mewburn of Darlington, Durham, England Spinster were married by licence on the fifth day of September in the year of Our Lord One thousand eight hundred and Sixty Nine
      By me George V, Houseman, Rector of Quebec
      Wit. David Wark and Anne Wark"