George Alexander SCOBIE

Male 1860 - 1929  (~ 69 years)


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  • Name George Alexander SCOBIE 
    Alt. Birth 18 Sep 1855  , , Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location  [1
    Born Jan 1860  Clayton, Lanark Co., Ontario Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Gender Male 
    Census 1891  Ross Twp., Renfrew, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Census 1901  Ross Twp., Renfrew, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Origin 1901  [1
    Scotch 
    Census 1911  Cobden, Renfrew, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location  [2
    Gould St., 
    Origin 1911 
    Irish 
    Occupation 1911 
    Labourer 
    Religion 1911  [1
    Methodist 
    Census 1921  Cobden, Renfrew, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location 
    with spouse & children, labourer railroad, Gould St. 
    Died 11 Aug 1929  Cobden, Renfrew, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location  [3, 4
    Buried Cobden, Renfrew, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Person ID I3662  Bennett Johnston Family
    Last Modified 31 Aug 2013 

    Father Alexander James SCOBIE,   b. 1811, , , , Scotland Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 27 Sep 1896, Lanark Twp., Lanark Co., Ontario Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 85 years) 
    Mother Margaret MCLELLAN,   b. 1817, , , , Scotland Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 28 Dec 1884, Lanark Twp., Lanark Co., Ontario Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 67 years) 
    Married 19 Jun 1835  Bathurst District, Ontario Find all individuals with events at this location  [5
    Alt. Marriage 22 Jun 1835  Scotch Church, Lanark Co., Ontario Find all individuals with events at this location  [6
    Family ID F2361  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

    Family 1 Mary Jane GOULD,   b. Abt 1858, Ross Twp., Renfrew, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 1 Feb 1898  (Age ~ 40 years) 
    Married 25 Dec 1876  Horton Twp., Renfrew, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location  [7
    Children 
     1. Jane Florence SCOBIE,   b. Abt 1878, , , Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 12 Nov 1897  (Age ~ 19 years)
     2. William SCOBIE,   b. 24 Jul 1881, , , Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. Yes, date unknown
     3. Bernard Daniel SCOBIE,   b. 6 Jul 1887, Cobden, Renfrew, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. Yes, date unknown
    Last Modified 6 Jan 2013 
    Family ID F2477  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

    Family 2 Jennie L. MCWADE,   b. 12 Mar 1865, Ross Twp., Renfrew, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 5 Aug 1932, Cobden, Renfrew, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 67 years) 
    Married 6 Mar 1895  Ross Twp., Renfrew, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location  [8
    Children 
     1. Florence Nettie SCOBIE,   b. 26 Mar 1899, Ross Twp., Renfrew, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. Yes, date unknown
     2. Velva Annie SCOBIE,   b. 5 Dec 1900, Cobden, Renfrew, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. Yes, date unknown
     3. Reggie Albert SCOBIE,   b. 18 Feb 1903, Cobden, Renfrew, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. Yes, date unknown
     4. Herbert Murray SCOBIE,   b. 19 Jun 1909, Cobden, Renfrew, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. Yes, date unknown
    Last Modified 5 Apr 2010 
    Family ID F1112  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

  • Headstones
    Gravestone-Scobie, Alex & Jean nee McWade
    Gravestone-Scobie, Alex & Jean nee McWade
    Block 3 - Methodist
    Cobden Union Cemetery
    photographed by Fay Bennett, Sept 2016

  • Sources 
    1. [S576] Census - Canada, Ontario, Renfrew Co., Ross Twp., - 1901, Automated Genealogy, (Index to 1901 Census of Canada with Digital Images, http://automatedgenealogy.com/census/cache/index.html).

    2. [S633] Census - Canada, Ontario, Renfrew Co., Ross Twp., - 1911, Library and Archives of Canada, Archivia Net On-Line Research Tool ,, (Database, http://www.collectionscanada.ca/archivianet/1911/index-e.html).

    3. [S219] Church Record - Burial - Grace United Church Cobden, Renfrew Co., Ontario.

    4. [S776] "Ontario Death Registrations Online at Ancestry.ca", FamilyTree.Com, (Subscription www.ancestry.ca), 031082 Cobden, Ontario (Reliability: 3).
      Name: George Alexander Scobie Death Date: 11 Aug 1929 Death County or District: Renfrew Age: 82 Gender: Male Estimated Birth Year: abt 1847 Birth Location: Clayton, Lanark Co
      labourer, railroading
      parents: James Scobie b. Scotland; Margaret McLellan b. on a boat off St. Peter's or St. Pelius Isalnd
      informant: Reginald A Scobie, son, Cobden

    5. [S522] Church Record - Book - Some Early Lanark County Marriages 1830-1869, R. Sergeant and J.R. E. Miller, (Kingston Branch, OGS).

    6. [S332] information from Wayne Graham.

    7. [S779] "Ontario Marriage Registrations online at Ancestry.com", FamilyTree.Com, (subscription www.ancestry.ca), 009548 Horton Twp., Renfrew Co., Ontario (Reliability: 3).
      Name: Mary Jane Gould Birth Place: Ross Age: 18 Estimated Birth Year: abt 1858 Father Name: John Gould Mother Name: Jane Gould Spouse Name: George Alexander Scobie Spouse's Age: 21 Spouse Birth Year: abt 1855 Spouse Birth Place: Lanark, Ontario Spouse Father Name: Alexander Scobie Spouse Mother Name: Margaret Scobie Marriage Date: 25 Dec 1876 Marriage County or District: Horton Twp., Renfrew

    8. [S779] "Ontario Marriage Registrations online at Ancestry.com", FamilyTree.Com, (subscription www.ancestry.ca), # 010650  Ross Twp., Renfrew Co., Ontario (Reliability: 3).
      Name: Alexander Scobie Birth Place: Lanark Age: 40 Father Name: George A Scobie Mother Name: Margaret Scobie Estimated Birth Year: abt 1855 Spouse Name: Jennie McWade Spouse's Age: 30 Spouse Birth Place: Ross Spouse Father Name: Elins McWade Spouse Mother Name : Ann McWade Marriage Date: 6 Mar 1895, Ross Twp