Richard FRANCIS

Richard FRANCIS

Male 1861 - 1931  (69 years)

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  • Name Richard FRANCIS  [1, 2, 3
    Born 28 Sep 1861  Wolford Twp., Grenville, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Gender Male 
    Died 15 May 1931  Detroit, Michigan, U.S.A. Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Buried Detroit, Michigan, U.S.A. Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Person ID I16769  Fay's Family Connections
    Last Modified 19 Feb 2017 

    Father 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) 
    Mother Margaret Ann FERGUSON,   b. 27 Jun 1832, Kilmarnock, Lanark Co., Ontario Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 02 Jan 1911, Northcote, Renfrew, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 78 years) 
    Married 1851  Grenville Co., Ontario Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Family ID F7392  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

    Family 1 Mary Jane BOWES,   b. 30 May 1863, Bromley Twp., Renfrew, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 08 May 1890, Renfrew, Renfrew, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 26 years) 
    Married 09 Jan 1884  Douglas, Renfrew, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location  [4
    Children 
     1. Ferguson FRANCIS,   b. 11 Nov 1884, Renfrew, Renfrew, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 21 Apr 1885, Renfrew, Renfrew, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 0 years)  []
     2. Donald Robertson FRANCIS,   b. 28 Oct 1886, Renfrew, Renfrew, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 20 Jun 1957, Sunnybrook Vet., Toronto, Ontario Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 70 years)
     3. Catherine (Cassie) Smith FRANCIS,   b. 22 Jul 1888, Renfrew, Renfrew, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 22 May 1986, California, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 97 years)
     4. Mary Jane (Maimie) FRANCIS,   b. 28 Apr 1890, Renfrew, Renfrew, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. UNKNOWN, Oshawa, Durham, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location  []
    Family ID F7475  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

    Family 2 Sarah Ann KILGOUR,   b. 15 Apr 1859, Admaston Twp., Renfrew, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 18 May 1928, Eganville, Renfrew, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 69 years) 
    Married 15 Oct 1895  Douglas, Renfrew, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location  [5
    Children 
     1. Sarah Edna FRANCIS,   b. 12 Jul 1896, Bromley Twp., Renfrew, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. UNKNOWN, Detroit, Michigan, U.S.A. Find all individuals with events at this location  []
    Family ID F7476  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

  • Photos
    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.
    1617-Francis, James, Edna, Sarah & Richard
    1617-Francis, James, Edna, Sarah & Richard
    Jim Francis, Edna Gorncey and her paretns Sarah Kilgour & Richard Francis
    1617-Richard Francis
    1617-Richard Francis

    Documents
    1617-Francis Bros Harness Makers
    1617-Francis Bros Harness Makers
    1617-Francis, Richard obituary
    1617-Francis, Richard obituary
    The Cobden Sun, May 21, 1931 p. 4

    Histories
    16-Exerpts from The Francis Family in Canada 175 Years Part 8
    16-Exerpts from The Francis Family in Canada 175 Years Part 8
    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 Eight - Richard Francis m1 Mary Jane Bowes and m2 Sarah Ann Kilgour

  • Sources 
    1. [S554] Information from Winnie Balcome.

    2. [S568] Information from Ethel McKibbon.

    3. [S803] Reflections: Old Times and New, A Pictorial History of Douglas, Bromley-St. Michael's Community Library Board.

    4. [S895] Vital Statistics of Ontario - Marriage Registration of Richard Francis & Mary Jane Bowes, (Name: 1884, 010376;).

    5. [S896] Vital Statistics of Ontario - Marriage Registration of Richard Francis & Sarah Ann Kilgour, (Name: 1895, 010544;).