Alexander SHIELDS

Male 1840 - 1928  (87 years)


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  • Name Alexander SHIELDS 
    Born 9 Mar 1840  , , , Ireland Find all individuals with events at this location  [1, 2
    Gender Male 
    Emigration 1847  , , , Ireland Find all individuals with events at this location  [1
    Emigration 1860  , , , Ireland Find all individuals with events at this location  [3
    Occupation 1911 
    Retired Farmer 
    Religion 1911 
    Presbyterian 
    Died 12 Feb 1928  Westmeath Twp., Renfrew, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location  [4
    Buried Beachburg, Renfrew, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Person ID I6883  Bennett Johnston Family
    Last Modified 22 May 2010 

    Father William SHIELDS,   b. 1787, Of Killinchy, Co. Down, Ireland Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 3 Jul 1860  (Age 73 years) 
    Mother Agnes JEFFREY,   b. 1787, , , Co. Down, Northern Ireland Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 4 Aug 1847  (Age 60 years) 
    Married 12 Sep 1814  Killinchy Presbyterian Church, Co. Down, Ireland Find all individuals with events at this location  [5
    Family ID F4232  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

    Family 1 Mary Ann BURR,   b. 1843, Fitzroy Twp, Carleton, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 24 Nov 1898, Westmeath Twp., Renfrew, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 55 years) 
    Married 17 Mar 1863  Methodist, Pakenham Circuit, Lanark Co., Ontario Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Children 
     1. Agnes SHIELDS,   b. 18 Aug 1863, Fitzroy Twp, Carleton, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 28 Feb 1923, Westmeath Twp., Renfrew, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 59 years)
     2. William James SHIELDS,   b. 16 Feb 1866, Fitzroy Twp, Carleton, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 4 Jun 1942, Westmeath Twp., Renfrew, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 76 years)
     3. Margaret Jane SHIELDS,   b. 26 Dec 1869, Galetta, Carleton, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 20 Jul 1954, Renfrew, Renfrew, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 84 years)
     4. Ann SHIELDS,   b. 1870,   d. 1877  (Age 7 years)
     5. John George SHIELDS,   b. 29 Dec 1871, Fitzroy Twp, Carleton, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 1946  (Age 74 years)
     6. Alexander SHIELDS,   b. 1876,   d. 1886  (Age 10 years)
    Last Modified 19 Jun 2008 
    Family ID F4251  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

    Family 2 Alice HUDSON,   b. Dec 1848, , , , Ireland Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. Yes, date unknown 
    Married 1899 
    Last Modified 19 Jun 2008 
    Family ID F4252  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

  • Sources 
    1. [S596] Census - Canada, Ontario, Renfrew Co., Westmeath Twp., - 1901, Automated Genealogy, (Index to 1901 Census of Canada with Digital Images, http://automatedgenealogy.com/census/cache/index.html).

    2. [S395] Census - Canada, Ontario, Renfrew Co., Westmeath Twp., - 1881 Canadian Census, LDS, Family History Resource Fil e, (2002).

    3. [S668] Census - Canada, Ontario, Renfrew Co., Westmeath Twp., - 1911, Library and Archives of Canada, Archivia Net On-Line Research Tool, (Database, http://www.collectionscanada.ca/archivianet/1911/index-e.html).

    4. [S776] "Ontario Death Registrations Online at Ancestry.ca", FamilyTree.Com, (Subscription www.ancestry.ca), #030151 Westmeath Twp., Renfrew Co., Ontario (Reliability: 3).
      Alexander Shields b. 1840 Ireland,  d. FEb 12 1928 Westmeath Twp; farmer; s.o Wm Shields, Ireland & ? Jeffrey, Ireland; infromant: Wm James Shields, son, Westmeath; burial Beachburg Cem; sennililty, p neumonia

    5. [S340] Jeffrey Family History, White, Joyce, (Perth, 2000).