Margaret Ann FERGUSON

Margaret Ann FERGUSON

Female 1832 - 1911  (78 years)

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  • Name Margaret Ann FERGUSON  [1, 2, 3, 4
    Born 27 Jun 1832  Kilmarnock, Lanark Co., Ontario Find all individuals with events at this location  [1
    Christened 29 Oct 1832  Rideau Circuit Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Gender Female 
    Died 02 Jan 1911  Northcote, Renfrew, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location  [5, 6
    Buried 04 Jan 1911  Northcote, Renfrew, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Person ID I16426  Fay's Family Connections
    Last Modified 2 Feb 2013 

    Father William FERGUSON,   b. Abt 1798, , , Co. Carlow, Ireland Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 11 Jul 1860  (Age ~ 62 years) 
    Relationship Natural 
    Mother Joanna GREVILLE,   b. 15 Feb 1810, , , , Ireland Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 17 Feb 1854, Wolford Twp., Grenville, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 44 years) 
    Relationship Natural 
    Married 10 Mar 1828 
    Family ID F625  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

    Family Elisha Stuart FRANCIS,   b. 29 Dec 1828, Kilmarnock, Lanark Co., Ontario Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 05 Jan 1891, Northcote, Renfrew, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 62 years) 
    Married 1851  Grenville Co., Ontario Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Children 
     1. William FRANCIS,   b. 16 Jan 1852, Kilmarnock, Grenville Co., Ontario Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 20 Mar 1904, Northcote, Renfrew, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 52 years)  []
     2. Jonathon FRANCIS,   b. 08 Oct 1854, Wolford Twp., Grenville, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. Abt 1892, , Renfrew Co., Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 37 years)  []
     3. Elisha Stewart FRANCIS,   b. 17 Dec 1856, Wolford Twp., Grenville, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 05 Oct 1917, Renfrew, Renfrew, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 60 years)  []
     4. Joanna (Annie) FRANCIS,   b. 23 Feb 1857, Wolford Twp., Grenville, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 29 Sep 1918, Smith's Falls, Lanark, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 61 years)
     5. James FRANCIS,   b. 06 Aug 1859, Kilmarnock, Wolford Twp., Ontario Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 17 Jun 1925, Northcote, Renfrew, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 65 years)
     6. Richard FRANCIS,   b. 28 Sep 1861, Wolford Twp., Grenville, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 15 May 1931, Detroit, Michigan, U.S.A. Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 69 years)
     7. Rachel FRANCIS,   b. 01 Dec 1863, , , Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. Abt 1863  []
     8. Merinda (Minnie) FRANCIS,   b. 06 Aug 1865, Northcote, Renfrew, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 06 Apr 1930, Bromley Twp., Renfrew, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 64 years)
     9. Peter FRANCIS,   b. 20 Jun 1868, Renfrew, Renfrew, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 05 Jan 1935, Toledo, Ontario Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 66 years)
     10. Samuel FRANCIS,   b. 08 Aug 1870, Northcote, Renfrew, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 04 Apr 1932, Trenton, Ontario Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 61 years)
     11. Arthur Ferguson FRANCIS,   b. 17 Dec 1875, Admaston Twp., Renfrew, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 20 Apr 1876, Admaston Twp., Renfrew, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 0 years)
     12. Allen Henry FRANCIS,   b. 25 May 1878, Homestead, Admaston Twp., Ontario Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 07 Sep 1939, Northcote, Renfrew, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 61 years)
    Family ID F7392  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

  • Photos
    17-Francis 4 Generations
    17-Francis 4 Generations
    Margaret Ann Francis nee Ferguson, her son Stewart Francis, his son Elisha Francis (standing), his son Stewart Francis abt 1906
    16-Elisha & Margaret Ann Francis family home
    16-Elisha & Margaret Ann Francis family home
    Tintype photo of the first home of Elisha and Margaret Ann on the Francis homestead at Northcote. Later a brick home was erected.
    The family present is thought to be Richard, Samuel, Elisha, Margaret, Minnie, Joanna, Peter. Margaret Ann appears to be pregnant and her next sons were b. 1876 and 1878.
    16-Elisha Francis and Margaret Ann nee Ferguson
    16-Elisha Francis and Margaret Ann nee Ferguson
    Elisha and Margaret Ann nee Ferguson Francis were the first generation in Northcote coming from Grenville Co., Ontario
    17-Francis, Margaret Ann
    17-Francis, Margaret Ann
    Margaret Ann Ferguson (Mrs. Elisha Francis)
    17 Margaret Ann Francis nee Ferguson
    17 Margaret Ann Francis nee Ferguson
    17-Margaret Ann Francis nee Ferguson siblings
    17-Margaret Ann Francis nee Ferguson siblings
    Standing L-R: Hattie, Richard, Elizabeth
    sitting L-R: Margaret Ann, John Henry, Mary, Emily, William, Jane
    absent: Martha
    1617-Francis homestead
    1617-Francis homestead
    1617-Home of J. Allen Francis
    1617-Home of J. Allen Francis
    Francis homestead built by Allen H. Francis and his mother in 1894 at Northcote. Later owned by Ellsworth Francis and then his son J. Allen.

    Documents
    17-Margaret Ann Francis Church Membership
    17-Margaret Ann Francis Church Membership
    17-Margaret Ann Francis Obituary
    17-Margaret Ann Francis Obituary
    source unknown but likely Renfrew newspaper
    17-Margaret Ann Francis Obit
    17-Margaret Ann Francis Obit
    likely from Renfrew Newspaper
    17-Margaret Ann Francis Funeral Card
    17-Margaret Ann Francis Funeral Card
    Mrs. Elisha Francis nee Ferguson

    Headstones
    Gravestone-Francis, Elisha  & Margaret Ann nee Ferguson
    Gravestone-Francis, Elisha & Margaret Ann nee Ferguson
    Rosebank Cemetery, Admaston Twp

    taken by Fay Bennett

    Histories
    16-Exerpts from The Francis Family in Canada 175 Years Part 2
    16-Exerpts from The Francis Family in Canada 175 Years Part 2
    The Francis Family in Canada 175 Years, A Story of Pioneers and Their Descendants 1822 to 1997 by Fay E. Bennett and J. Allen Francis
    Chapter Two - Elisha and Margaret Ann Francis

  • Sources 
    1. [S137] Census - Canada, Ontario, Renfrew Co., Admaston Twp., - 1901, Automated Genealogy, (Name: Index to 1901 Census of Canada with Digital Images, http://automatedgenealogy.com/census/cache/index.html;).

    2. [S134] Census - Canada, Ontario, Renfrew Co., Admaston Twp., - 1871.

    3. [S135] Census - Canada, Ontario, Renfrew Co., Admaston Twp., - 1881.

    4. [S136] Census - Canada, Ontario, Renfrew Co., Admaston Twp., - 1891.

    5. [S707] Newspaper - Births, Deaths and Marriages Abstracts From the Renfrew Mercury 1871 - 1924, Church, Les & Aldine.

    6. [S501] Gravestone of Margaret Ann Ferguson - Rosebank Cemetery, Renfrew County.