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Re: LOOKING FOR JOHN DOUGLAS New Abbey Kirkcudbright Scotland > Saint John in 1834
Posted by: Suzanne Carter (ID *****8063) Date: November 22, 2010 at 22:08:27
In Reply to: LOOKING FOR JOHN DOUGLAS New Abbey Kirkcudbright Scotland > Saint John in 1834 by nicholas heron of 4937

On the site http://automatedgenealogy.com/index.html there is also a daughter Margaret and a son Robert...
Douglas John M Head 54 Scotch Farmer 1833                      
Douglas Thomas        M Son 11 Native       
Douglas Matilda F Dau 10
Roney        John M. M Son-in-law Head 24 Irish Farmer 1836       Roney        Margaret F Dau. Wife 21 Scotch 1833              Douglas Robert        M Son        19 Scotch 1833
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Found this Birth Cert. on the site https://beta.familysearch.org/

Name        Robert Douglas
Gender        Male
Baptism/Christening Date        28 Aug 1831
Baptism/Christening Place        , NEW ABBEY, KIRKCUDBRIGHT, SCOTLAND
Birth Date        13 Aug 1831
Birthplace        
Death Date        
Name Note        
Race        
Father's Name        John Douglas
Father's Birthplace        
Father's Age        
Mother's Name        Anne Craik
Mother's Birthplace        
Mother's Age        
Indexing Project (Batch) Number        C11877-4
System Origin        Scotland-VR
Source Film Number        1068034
Reference Number        - 2:16LLC1V
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From Saint John Co. Marriage register "D"...

John Martin ROONEY / Margaret "DOUGLASS", spinster, Simonds, 7 Feb 1851 by Rev. R. IRVINE. Wit: J.Y. SWEET_?, George WADE
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Also found another daughter in this burial record from Brenan's Funeral home...

Date        1925.10.09
Name of deceased       Sinclair, Janet Alexandra
Age       88
Sex       F
Marital status       Widowed
Spouse       Sinclair, William
Residence       107 Lewister St.
Place of Death       
Place of Birth       Loch Lomond, N.B.
Date of Birth       
Occupation       
Mother       Craik, Anne
Place of Birth       Scotland
Father       Douglas, John
Place of Birth       Scotland
Interred       Fernhill Cemetery
Physician       Macauley, M.D.
Length       
Notice       Tel, Times, Globe
Clergy       Legate, Rev.
Comment       Scotch. Ordered by daughter Mrs. Edith Hastie.
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Saint John Marriage register volume E

SINCLAIR, William / DOUGLAS Janet Alexander, both of Saint John, 31 Oct 1856 at St. Andrews Presbyterian Church

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From the newspaper vital stats on the PANB site http://archives.gnb.ca/APPS/NewspaperVitalStats/Search.aspx?culture=en-CA

Date November 7 1847
County Saint John
Place Saint John
Newspaper New Brunswick Courier

d. Loch Lomond (St. John) Tuesday morn., Anne Douglas w/o John Douglas, age 52. She was a native of Dumfries, Scotland.
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I think this is John Sr's death...(Willow Grove is in Loch Lomond)

Rank 101
Date February 2 1876
County Saint John
Place Saint John
Newspaper Daily News

d. Willow Grove, 31st Jan., John Douglas, 82nd year, native of Dumfries, Scotland. Funeral Wednesday 1 o'clock.
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Marriage in Saint John Volume E....

DOUGLAS,Matilda Agnes / SMITH,John D. both of Saint John, 15 Sep 1857, Church of England in Simonds.
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Date June 12 1863
County Saint John
Place Saint John
Newspaper Morning News

d. Wednesday eve. 10th inst., of inflammation of the heart, age 5, William Douglas eldest s/o John D. and Matilda A. SMITH. Funeral Friday 3 o'clock from his father's residence Germain St. opposite Whitney's new brick building (St. John)
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There are "John"s and "William"s living in the Loch Lomond area but I was unable to prove they were yours.You can check out the PANB website and decide for yourself. http://archives.gnb.ca/Archives/Default.aspx?culture=en-CA

Hope this helps,
Suzanne Carter
       


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