Posted By:Susan Wyllie
Subject:Re: Euphemia Kennedy and family
Post Date:February 10, 2012 at 16:19:23
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James C. Ross, 23, of Enfield, ME, white, laborer,
b. Richibucto, New Brunswick
Father - George Ross, laborer, b. St. John, NB
Mother - Phinse Camedy, housework, b. Richibucto, NB
married Feb. 13, 1895 in Enfield, Penobscot Co., Maine
Lillian Owens, 20, of Lincoln, ME, white, housework,
b. Enfield, Maine
Father - William Owens, white, lumberman, b. Howland, ME
Mother - Flora Roberts, white, housework, b. Mattamiscontis, ME
First marriage for each
Service performed by Alven Messer, clergyman, Enfield, ME
(Maine marriage records)

1900 Census - Old Town, Penobscot Co., Maine
ED# 119, sheet 11
Main Street

William C. Owens, 50, b. Nov. 1849, ME, married 26 yrs,
father b. Ireland, mother b. Scotland, lumberman.
Flora R., wife, 45, b. Mar. 1855, ME, mother of 4, all living,
both parents b. Maine, dress maker
Fred A., son, 20, b. Jan. 1880, ME, mill laborer
Edwin P., son, 17, b. June 1883, ME
Lena Baker, 17, b. May 1883, ME, servant

1910 Census - Old Town, Penobscot Co., Maine
ED# 187, page 5A
Pine Street

William C. Owens, 60, b. ME, married 37 yrs, both parents b. ME
Flora R., wife, 56, b. ME, mother of 4, all living
Edward P., son, 27, b. ME, laborer in box mill.

1880 Census - Mattamiscontis, Penobscot Co., Maine

William C. Owens, 30, b. ME, father b. Ireland,
mother b. Maine, lumberman.
Flora, wife, 26, b. ME, Keeping house, both parents b. ME
Lillian M., dau., 5, b. ME
Albert R., son, 3, b. ME
Merton, son, 4 months, b. ME

1870 Census - Enfield, Penobscot Co., Maine

Patrick Owens, 55, b. Ireland, Farmer
Mary, wife, 50, b. Ireland, Keeping House
John, 26, b. ME, farm laborer
William, 23, b. ME, farm laborer
Annie M., 21, b. ME, housework
Mary E., 16, b. ME, housework

1860 Census - Enfield, Penobscot Co., Maine

Patrick Owens, 46, b. Ireland, Farmer
Mary, 45, b. Ireland
John, 14, b. Maine
Ann Maria, 11, b. Maine
William C., 10, b. Maine
Mary E., 6, b. Maine

Forest Hill Cemetery
Old Town, Penobscot Co., Maine

Lilliam M. Ross
b. 1874 d. 1915

William C. Owens
b. 1849 d. 1918

Edward P. Owens
b. 1883 d. 1915

Flora R. Owens
b. 1854 d. 1934

William Ross
died March 30, 1931, Richibucto, Kent Co., NB
age 57
Resident in Richibucto for 35 yrs.
b. Jan. 6, 1874, Rexton, Kent Co., NB
Father - James Ross
Mother - Euphemia Kennedy
Spouse - Matilda Graham
male, scotch, married
Buried - Richibucto on April 1, 1931
Informant - Robert Harding of Rexton
(New Brunswick Provincial records)

Protestant Cemetery
Richibucto, Kent Co., New Brunswick

William J. Ross
b. 1874 d. 1931
his wife
Matilda Graham
b. 1865 d. 1940

next to them:

Harrison Graham
b. 1901 d. 1983
Nellie Harris Ross
b. 1900 d. 1958

William J. Ross married Matilda Graham
Nov. 8, 1897 in Kent Co., NB
(Provincial Archives records)

1901 Census - Richibucto, Kent Co., NB
ED# e-1, page 8, line 26

John Graham, head, 77, b. March 17, 1824, England
emigrated 1830, church of England
William J. Ross, son-in-law, 27, b. Jan. 6, 1875, NB
Presbytarian, laborer
Matilda Ross, daughter, 34, b. May 29, 1866, NB, Presbytarian
Margaret Ross, granddau., 3, b. March 7, 1898, NB
Nellie H. Ross, granddau., 8 months, b. July 24, 1900, NB

1911 Census - Richibucto, Kent Co., NB

William Ross, 36, b. Jan. 1875, NB, Presbytarian, laborer, farm
Matilda, wife, 45, b. MAy 1866, NB, Presbytarian
Margaret, dau., 13, b. March 1898, NB, Presbytarian
Nellie, dau., 10, b. July 1900, NB, Presbytarian,

1891 Census - Richibucto, Kent Co., NB

Robert Harding, 73, b. PEI, father b. England, mother b. PEI
Farmer, Canadian Presbytarian
Nancy Harding, 51, b. NB, father b. NB, mother b. Scotland
Robert Henry Harding, 9, b. NB, father b. PEI, mother b. NB
William Ross, 17, b. NB, both parents b. NB, C. Presbytarian

1881 Census - Richibucto, Kent Co., NB

Robert Harding, 64, b. PEI, methodist, farmer
Euphemia Harding, 35, b. NB, methodist
Joseph D. Harding, 20, b. PEI, methodist
Emeline Harding, 22, b. PEI, methodist
A. Savina Harding, 18, b. PEI, methodist
Margaret R. Ross, 13, b. NB, methodist
James Ross, 9, b. NB, methodist
William Ross, 7, b. NB, methodist

It looks to me like Euphemia's first husband,
James Ross, died and she remarried to Robert
Harding. Then she passed away before 1891.

I'm not related. I just thought I'd see what
I could find for you. I know how hard it is
tracing Canadian ancestors.