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John NOSWORTHY

Male Abt 1842 - 1918  (~ 76 years)


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  • Name John NOSWORTHY  [1
    Born Abt 1842  Devon, England Find all individuals with events at this location  [1, 2
    Gender Male 
    Witness 1874  [3
    • He witnessed the marriage of his brother, Robert, to Rachel Smuck on 11 March 1874. He appeared as John NORSWORTHY of Glanford.
    Name Jack Norsworthy  [4
    Died 10 Feb 1918  Beverly Twp., Wentworth, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location  [5, 6, 7
    • John NORSWORTHY, male, age 81 yrs., died 10 February 1918. Born England. Died Beverly Twp., Ontario, Lot 15, Row 4; Burial at Troy, Ontario; Farmer, widower; Father: John NORSWORTHY; Mother: Mary SHEPHERD. Death attributed to "Heart failure". Informant: John NORSWORTHY, Jr., living at R.R.1 Troy, Ontario.
    Buried Troy Cemetery, Beverly Twp., Wentworth, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location  [5
    Address:
    Troy Cemetery
    Beverly Twp., Wentworth Co., Ontario
    Canada 
    Person ID I4283  Nosworthy
    Last Modified 30 Sep 2010 

    Father John NOSWORTHY,   b. Abt 1813, Devon, England Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. Bef 1861, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age ~ 47 years) 
    Mother Mary SHEPHERD,   b. Abt 1816, England Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 14 Feb 1873, Glanford Twp., Wentworth, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age ~ 57 years) 
    Address 1841  [8
    Higher Penn, Staverton, Devon 
    Married 11 Feb 1841  Church of St. Paul de Leon, Staverton, Devon, England Find all individuals with events at this location  [9
    • John NORSEWORTHY, of full age, Bachelor, Mariner, residing at Higher Penn, Staverton, son of Thomas NORSEWORTHY, Husbandsman; and Mary SHEPHERD, of full age, Spinster, Servant, residing at Pridhamsleigh, Staverton, daughter of Edward SHEPHERD, Husbandsman, married 11 February 1841. The marriage was solemnized at the Parish Church of Staverton, in the county of Devon, according to the Rites and Ceremonies of the Established Church, by William Marten, Vicar. Both John and Mary made their mark. Witnesses: Edward SHEPHERD, possibly "Sr", signed, and Edward SHEPHERD; possibly "Jr", also signed. [9]
    Address 1848  [9
    Higher Penn, Staverton, Devon 
    • Address at baptism of their daughter, Mary Grace, on 4 June 1848.
    Address 1849  Coffinswell, Devon, England Find all individuals with events at this location  [4
    • They reportedly were residing in Coffinswell before they left for Canada, but to date no evidence has been found that supports this. (Anne Brooks)
    Address 1851  Saltfleet Twp., Wentworth, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location  [10
    • In Saltfleet, they were living beside Harry and Susan CROSTHWAITE whose daughter, Sarah, eventually married their son, John.
    Name change 1851 
    • At some point in time after their arrival in Canada their name changed to NORSWORTHY.
    Family ID F994  Group Sheet

    Family 1 Sarah Jane CROSTHWAITE,   b. Abt 1845, Saltfleet Twp., Wentworth, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. Bef 1881  (Age ~ 35 years) 
    Married 30 Mar 1876  Hamilton, Wentworth, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location  [11
    Children 
     1. Margaret NORSWORTHY,   b. 23 Jan 1877, Ancaster Twp, Wentworth, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 24 Nov 1929, Toronto, York, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 52 years)
     2. John NORSWORTHY,   b. 18 Aug 1878, Glanford Twp., Wentworth, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 1946  (Age 67 years)
     3. Harvey Crosthwaite NORSWORTHY,   b. 8 May 1880, Ancaster Twp, Wentworth, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 14 Dec 1948, California, U.S.A. Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 68 years)
    Last Modified 18 Feb 2008 
    Family ID F1211  Group Sheet

    Family 2 Sarah SHAW,   b. 31 Mar 1834, Glanford Twp., Wentworth, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 27 Jan 1918, Beverly Twp., Wentworth, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 83 years) 
    Married 26 Jan 1887  Glanford Twp., Wentworth, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location  [3
    • John NORSWORTHY, age 47, residing in Ancaster, born England, Widower, Farmer, son of John and Mary NORSWORTHY; and Sarah LAVIN, age 52, residing in Norwich, Oxford, born Haldimands, Widow, daughter of Ithamar and Laura SHAW, married on 26 January 1887 at Glanford. Groom Presbyterian; bride Methodist. Witnesses: Joel SMITH, Glanford; Annie MOONEY, Glanford. Married by license by J. Mooney. [3]
    Address 1901  Ancaster Twp, Wentworth, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location  [12
    Address 1911  Ancaster Twp, Wentworth, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location  [13
    Last Modified 30 Sep 2010 
    Family ID F1212  Group Sheet

  • Sources 
    1. [S222] Census of Canada, 1861.

    2. [S168] England and Wales Registration Index.

    3. [S109] Civil Marriage Registration.

    4. [S279] Descendants of John NORSWORTHY, Pat Kelderman, (2006. Received by email.).

    5. [S216] Cemetery Transcripts.

    6. [S676] Personal communication.

    7. [S200] Registration of Death.

    8. [S137] Census of England, 1841.

    9. [S103] Parish Register, Staverton, Devon.

    10. [S295] Census of Canada, 1851.

    11. [S162] Website.

    12. [S53] Census of Canada, 1901, (31 March 1901).

    13. [S308] Census of Canada, 1911, (1 June 1911).


  

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