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Brant Co. Marriages, 1865

Transcribed from microfilm MS 248, Reel 5, vol. 2, Brant Co. marriages 1862-68

FORMAT: On this page residence is given before place of birth


Page 158, Return 254, by J. Robertson, River Street Presbyterian Church , Paris

Thomas STONEHOUSE, 26, Scotland, North Dumfries, s/o John STONEHOUSE & Agnes PAISLEY, married Mary SUDDEN, 20, North Dumfries, same, d/o James SUDDEN & Jane WOODS, witn: William SUDDEN, 2 Jan 1865

Samuel FOULDS, 44, Scotland, South Dumfries, s/o Samuel FOULDS & Mary C. , married Isabella McCORMICK, 32, Scotland,, Brantford twp., d/o Robert McCORMICK & Elizabeth, witn: John McCORMICK, 3 Feb 1865


Page 158, Return 255, by Hamilton Biggar, Wesleyan Methodist

Peter Adolphus CAVERS, 22, Grantham, same, s/o Ebenezer & Jane, married Emy VANDERLIP, 20, Brantford, same, d/o Ira & Adeline, witn: Charles SMITH of Grantham & John VANDERLIP of Brantford, 2 Oct. 1865

William George Harwood ROGERS, 21, England, Brantford, s/o George & Sophia, married Emily POOLE, 22, England, Brantford, d/o John & Matilda, witn: John & Eliza POOLE of Brantford, 9 Dec 1865

Mathew FINDLAY, 40, Scotland, Princeton, s/o Mathew & Mary, married Jannet STERLING, 40, Scotland, Princeton Oxford, d/o John & Grace STERLING, witn: Mary J. BATSON of Brantford, 2 Feb 1865


Page 159, Return 256, by John Woods, Congregational Church, Brantford

Samuel ADAMS, widower, 27, Portsmouth NH, Ancaster, s/o Charles & Elizabeth, married Ellen CRUIKSHANK, 16, Brantford, Ancaster, d/o John & Jane, witn: T?. W. NOBLE & J. AVISON, both of Brantford twp., 1 March 1865

William KLEIN, 29, Pennsylvania US, Brantford, s/o Emmano KLEIN & Lydia KAMICKER, married Louise OTT, 19, Buffalo NY, Brantford, d/o Sam OTT & Eliz. ALLBRIGHT, witn: Jacob OTT & Elizabeth ROANTREE, both of Brantford, 19 April 1865

Neal BROWN, 23, Townsend twp., same, s/o Samuel BROWN & Margaret SOVEREIGN, married Susan PERRY, 20, Brantford, same, d/o William PERRY & Ann MEAD, witn: R. McNAUGHT of Brantford & Hugh BROWN of Townsend twp., 19 April 1865

Alexander CATHCART, 24, Fermanaugh Ireland, Hamilton, s/o James CATHCART & Jane HAMILTON, married Sarah COWHERD, 24, Kirkdale England, Brantford, s/o Thomas COWHERD & Sarah HAYS, witn: Simeon DAY & N. W. HARRISON, both of Brantford, 1 May 1865

Jacob OTT, 26, Bavaria Germany, Brantford, s/o Samuel OTT & Eliza ALBRIGHT, married Elizabeth ROANTREE, 21, Odeltown? C.E., Brantford, d/o Thomas ROANTREE & Hannah CAVER, witn: John OTT & Thomas ROANTREE, both of Brantford, 1 May 1866

Alexander LOGAN, 19, Rochester NY, London, s/o Henry & Mary, married Eliza PAYNE, 20, Ancaster, Brantford, d/o James PAYNE & Elizabeth ELLIOT, witn: Peter LUCAS & William BOWERS, both of Brantford, 18 May 1865

James Kirby SECORD, 30, Grantham C.W., Elmwood Illinois, s/o William SECORD & Frances J. HOLDING, married Mary CARLTON, 17 (19?), Swaffham England, Brantford, d/o Henry & Mary, witn: Robert CARLTON of Brantford & Azuba F. SECORD of St. Catharines, 18 Sept 1865

Thomas SHELLAND, 27, Brantford twp., same, s/o Henry SHELLAND & Elizabeth HALL, married Sophia BOUGHNER, 21, Brantford twp., same, d/o John BOUGHNER & Charlotte EDWARDS, witn: Evers & Susanna PILGRIM of Brantford twp., 27 Sept 1865

George HOULDING, 27, Brantford twp., same, s/o Thomas HOULDING & E. CARTER, married Mary Bell DAVIS, no age given, Johnston Penn., Brantford twp., d/o Timothy DAVIS & Mary EVANS, witn: Robert SANDERSON & Eliz. HOULDING, both of Brantford twp., 5 Oct. 1865

Charles Bernhard HEYD, 23, Rochester NY, Brantford, s/o Bernhard HEYD & Magd. WAURER, married Janet DAVY, 18, Wamphrey Scot., Brantford, d/o George DAVEY (sic) & Mary A. IRVING, witn: S.J. DAYMENT of Clinton & Henry HOLDING of Brantford, 4 Dec 1865

Joseph CLAPSDALE, 23, Youngstown NY, same, s/o illegible (Robert?) CLAPSDALE & Mary QUICK, married Reb. C. DEVEREUX, 22, Hamilton, Brantford twp., d/o John DEVEREUX & Rebecca L--?, witn: A. S. CRUIKSHANK of Brantford twp & Maggie FAIR of Brantford, 26 Dec 1865


Page 159, Return 257, by Peter German, Wesleyan Methodist,

Nelson SANSLEY (Tansley?), 22, East Flamborough, Burford, s/o Thomas & Sophia, married Sarah VANHORN, 24, USA, Burford, d/o William & Almira, witn: M. VANHORN & Almira LONG, 21 Sept 1865

Ira SILVERTHORN, 22, Burford, same, s/o John & Rebecca, married Debrah GORING, 21, Niagara, Windham, d/o Agustus & Ann, witn: Joseph SILVERTHORN & Charlotte GORING, 26 Dec 1865


Page 160, Return 258, by Samuel Dunnett, Congregational Methodist

David LEE, 26, of Townsend, s/o Isaac B. & Elizabeth, married Margaret CASE, 24, Trafalgar, Townsend, d/o Christopher & Elizabeth, witn: Catherine & James P. DUNNETT of Oakland, 8 Jan 1865


Page 160, Return 259, by Robert Hume, Canada Presbyterian Church

Abel WING, 25, Leeds Co. C.W., Beverly, s/o Abraham & Anne, married Tabitha TUFFORD, 15, C.W., Beverly, d/o Francis & Nancy, witn: Elizabeth BURNSIDE of Ancaster & Mrs. HUME of St. George, 22 Feb

Edwin BOND, 41, England, Beverly, s/o Richard & Catherine, married Catherine McKENZIE, 29, Beverly, same, d/o Simon & Jane, witn: Alexander FERGUSON of North Dumfries & Donald McKENZIE of St. George, 12 Oct.

William ROTHWELL, 28, Lanark C.W., North Dumfries, s/o Thomas & Susan, married Margaret TURNBULL, 18, North Dumfries, same, d/o Thomas & Jane, witn: Elizabeth BURNSIDE of Ancaster, 13 Oct.

Rev. John LEES, 41, Scotland, Ancaster village, s/o William LEES & Margaret INGLIS, married Janet DARROW, 22, Dereham twp., Ancaster, d/o William DARROW & Sarah WALKER, witn: Elizabeth BURNSIDE & James SKIMIN? both of St. George, 23 Oct.

Seth B. CHARLTON, 25, South Dumfries, same, s/o Michael & Hannah, married Elizabeth HUNTER, 2, Toronto twp., South Dumfries, d/o David & Jane, witn: William DONALD of N--hville? C.W. & David HUNTER of S. Dumfries, 27 Dec


Page 161, Return 260, by John Borland, Wesleyan Methodist, Brantford

Peter BONHAM, 22, Brantford England, Brantford Ont., s/o Elam & Elizabeth, married Mary BUCK, 21, Brantford, same, d/o Ensign & Margaret, witn: James BUCK of Brantford, 3 Jan 1865

Isaac Wilson HEATLEY, 27, England, Brantford, s/o Isaac & Mary, married Jane LOUCK, 19, England, Brantford, d/o Alexander & Mary, witn: Robert HEATLEY of Brantford twp., 23 Jan 1865

John L. DOUGHTON, 23, England, Paris, s/o John & Martha, married Mary Ann SHORT, 18, Cainsville, same, d/o Robert & Emma, witn: William HAVILL of Pris, 4 March 1865

Harry Agustus HARRIS, 34, England, Toronto, s/o James & Sarah, married Ann HEATHER, 29 (24?), England, Brantford, d/o John & Ann, witn: Thomas H. RICHMOND of Brantford, 4 March 1865

John SOWDEN (Lowden?), 38, England, Brantford, s/o James & Martha, married Jane CROGAN, 26, Brantford, same, d/o John & Elsy, witn: Jane FOX of Brantford, 1 April 1865

Henry TYSON, 64, England, Onondaga, s/o Henry & Rebecca, married Hannah LINDSAY, 49, York state, Onondaga, d/o James & Elizabeth, witn: Carson BRITTON of Brantford, 15 April 1865

Robert HARRIS, 28, Louth, Burford, s/o Henry & Mary, married Ann CHAMBERS, 26, Beverly, Blenheim, d/o Christopher & Lucy, witn: William H. HARRISON of Blenheim, 24 May 1865

James WEYMS, 45, Ireland, Brantford, s/o Thomas & Ann, married Mary KERR, 32, Ireland, Brantford, d/o Joseph & Margaret, witn: H. M. FINLAYSON of Brantford, 21 June 1865

John Robert MacKIE, 26, New Ireland C.E., Melbourne C.E., s/o Thomas & Elizabeth, married Jane Elizabeth BORLAND, 23 (25?), Montreal, Brantford, d/o John & Jane, witn: W. H. C. KERR of Brantford, 23 June 1865

Franklin M. GRIFFIN, 32, Waterdown, Brantford, s/o not given, married Marguerite DAVIDSON, 21, Niems France, Paris, d/o not given, witn: Henry GRIFFIN of Simcoe, 11 July 1865

Charles GILBERT, 34, England, Brantford, s/o Thomas & Mary, married Rebecca HARDY, 21, Mount Pleasant, Brantford, d/o Russell & Julietta, witn: Arthur HARDY of Brantford, 13 Sept 1865

Gifford D. DRAKE, 25, Wentworth, Brantford, s/o George & Celinda, married Sophia COOK, 21, Brantford, same, d/o Thomas & Mary, witn: John HOWELL of Brantford, 13 Sept 1865

Jesse SQUIRE, 26, England, Brantford twp., s/o John & Margaret Ann, married Jane Anne SUTTON, 19, Fort Erie, Brantford, d/o Robert T. & Jane Ann, witn: John SQUIRE of Brantford, 28 Sept 1865

Henry HOWARD, 21, England, Beverly, s/o Hiley & Elizabeth, married Phoebe D. SMITH, 21, Beverly, same, d/o Solomon & Caroline, witn: Judith BORLAND of Brantford, 9 Nov 1865

William BENNESS, 24, Whitby, Brantford, s/o George & Agnes, married Harriet PASCO, 21, Cornwall, Brantford, d/o William & Charity, witn: Samuel NIXON of Brantford, 16 Dec 1865


Page 162, Return 261, Henry Steele Matthews, Primitive Methodist, Brantford

Thomas ELLERBY, 39, England, Paris, s/o Thomas & Elizabeth, married Martha DOUGHTON, 23, England, Paris, d/o John & Martha, witn: William MATTHEWS & John COLTHARD, both of Brantford, 17 Jan 1865

George S. SCOTT, 20, Canada, Brantford, s/o John & Susan, married Lucindas SAVIS?, 27, Ohio, Brantford, d/o Peter & Margaret, witn: William MATTHEWS & Susan ENGLISH, both of Brantford, 3 March 1865

William FLANNIGAN, 27, Burford, same, s/o Charles H. & Clara (Clarissa?), married Mary J. BUNKER, 20, Canada, Cathcart, d/o Stephen & Margaret, witn: William MATTHEWS & Susan ENGLISH, both of Brantford, 18 Sept 1865

David HEGGIE M.D, 27, Scotland, Brampton, s/o David & Isabella, married Mary CARTER, 21, Canada, Brampton, d/o William & Mary, witn: Angus MURRAY & Sarah C. MATTHEWS, both of Brantford, 19 Sept 1865

Charles GLEADOW, 45, England, Brantford, s/o John & Mary, married Mary A. STUMP, 28, Canada, Brantford, d/o John & Eleanor Harvie, witn: William & Martha E. MATTHEWS of Brantford, 7 Nov 1865

Alonzo CRANDELL, 28, Canada, Ancaster, s/o Samuel & Sarah, married Jane HARPER, 19, Canada, Ancaster, d/o John & Rachel Alma, witn: William & Martha E. MATTHEWS of Brantford, 13 Nov 1865

James MUIRHEAD, 31, Canada, Ayr, s/o James & Mary, married Jane MURPHY, 28, Canada, Brantford, d/o James & Mary Ann, witn: Robert WILSON & Ruth CATSBY, both of Brantford, 2 Dec 1865

Henry RICE, 23, England, East Oxford, s/o Roger & Maria, married Charlotte MUIR, 19, Canada, Burford, d/o Allan & Barbara, witn: John COULTHARD & James EADIE, both of Brantford, 26 Dec 1865


Page 162, Return 262, by Thomas Dudley, Primitive Methodist, Paris

William LINK, 23, Canada, Blenheim, s/o John & Lamey (Lancy?) , married Margaret LINK, 18, Canada, Blenheim, d/o David & Lamey, witn: David & Hannah LINK of Blenheim, 2 Aug 1865

William SMITH, 30, Scotland, Paris, d/o George & Ann, married Jane DICKSON, 29, Scotland, Paris, d/o William & Christena, witn: Thomas McCOSH & Margaret RUTHERFORD, both of Paris, 7 Nov 1865