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BLACKMUN, William
(1853-1923)

 

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Spouses/Children:
MELVIN, Catherine

BLACKMUN, William 2 3

  • Born: 9 May 1853, South Gower, Grenville, Ontario, Canada 4 5 6
  • Marriage: MELVIN, Catherine in Sep 1875 in Winchester, Dundas, Ontario, Canada 1
  • Died: 27 Mar 1923, Dauphin, Parkland, Manitoba, Canada aged 69 4 7

bullet   Another name for William was BLACKMAN, William.4 5

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bullet  General Notes:

Kate and William may have lived at Van Camp, ON at first, but later went out west to Manitoba. 4

bullet  Burial Notes:

Maple Ridge Cemetery
Regional Road 43
Winchester, ON

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bullet  Facts and details for William Blackmun:

An alternative source document lists his birth date as 12 May 1853 and birth location as , , Ontario, Canada. 8

He lived at his future in-laws in Winchester, Dundas, Ontario, Canada in 1871. 9 He is listed as a labourer.

He worked as a blacksmith in 1881 in Winchester, Dundas, Ontario, Canada. 10

He lived in Winchester, Dundas, Ontario, Canada in 1881. 10

He lived in Winchester, Dundas, Ontario, Canada in 1891. 11

He lived in Winchester, Dundas, Ontario, Canada in 1901. 8

He lived in Dauphin, Parkland, Manitoba, Canada in 1906. 12

He lived at Railway Ave. In Dauphin, Parkland, Manitoba, Canada in 1916. 5


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William married Catherine MELVIN, daughter of David MELVIN and Elizabeth Ann ANNABLE, in Sep 1875 in Winchester, Dundas, Ontario, Canada.1 (Catherine MELVIN was born on 16 Mar 1850 in Winchester, Dundas, Ontario, Canada 4 8 13 14, baptized on 13 Jul 1850 in Winchester, Dundas, Ontario, Canada,15 died on 9 Aug 1928 in Winchester, Dundas, Ontario, Canada 6 16 and was buried on 10 Aug 1928 in Winchester, Dundas, Ontario, Canada 13 16.). The cause of her death was cancerous growth in abdomen.


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Sources


1 One World Tree, http://trees.ancestry.ca/owt/person.aspx?pid=85137678.

2 Maple Ridge Cemetery (Winchester, Dundas, Ontario, Canada), William Blackmun monumental inscription.

3 Mahlon W. Beach, Beach in Canada - A Pictorial Genealogy (Stratford, Ontario: The Beacon Herald Fine Printing Division, December 1978), 512.

4 Ken and Emilia Annable, The Annable Family in Canada, Page 21.

5 database, Census - Canada - 1916 - Manitoba, Saskatchewan and Alberta, William Blackman - Dauphin Manitoba.

6 Mahlon W. Beach, Beach in Canada - A Pictorial Genealogy (Stratford, Ontario: The Beacon Herald Fine Printing Division, December 1978), 514.

7 Province of Manitoba, Vital Statistics Web Site (http://web2.gov.mb.ca/cca/vital/Query.php), Death: 1923-012312.

8 Statistics Canada, Census - Canada - 1901, District: ON DUNDAS (#54) Subdistrict: Winchester (Village) H-1 Page 4.

9 1871 census of Canada, Ontario, district Dundas, Winchester, p. 58, dwelling 186, family 192; RG 31; digital images, Ancestry.com, Census - Canada - 1871 - Ontario.

10 Statistics Canada, Census - Canada - 1881, Ontario > Dundas > Winchester.

11 "Census of Canada - 1891," database, Census - Canada - 1891, William Blackman - Winchester, ON.

12 database, Census - Canada - 1906 - Manitoba, Saskatchewan and Alberta, William Blackman - Dauphin Manitoba.

13 Gravestone, MR.0258.

14 1851 census of Canada East, Canada West, New Brunswick, and Nova Scotia, Ontario - Upper Canada - Canada West, Dundas County, district 1, Winchester, p. 75-76; RG 31; digital images, Ancestry, Census - Canada - 1851 - Ontario - Upper Canada - Canada West.

15 "Wesleyan Methodist Baptismal Record," database(http://freepages.genealogy.rootsweb.ancestry.com/~wjmartin/wesleyan.htm), Catherine Melvin; Volume 1, page 722.

16 "Ontario, Canada, Deaths, 1869-1938 and Deaths Overseas, 1939-1947," database, Catherine Melvin.