Posted By:Eileen Wilson
Subject:Re: looking for information
Post Date:November 13, 2013 at 08:15:44
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Forum:Canada Genealogy Forum
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Found the death of one of the children:

Name: Gordon Henry Jackson
Event Type: Death
Event Date: 14 Nov 1910
Event Place: Cobalt, Nipissing, Ontario
Gender: Male
Age: 1
Birth Date: 13 Nov 1909
Birth Year (Estimated):
Burial Date:
Burial Place:
Father's Name: William Jackson
Mother's Name: Caroline Francis Rule
Spouse's Name:
Reference ID: yr 1910 cn 20796
GS Film number: 1854628
Digital Folder Number: 4175881
Image Number: 299

Also found a late registration for daughter, Elizabeth Eleanor, who registered her own birth in 1913, but not until 1974. Says her father, William Jackson, was born in Liverpool England, and her mother, Caroline Frances Rule was born in Ascot, Quebec. Elizabeth was born 23 May 1913 in Cobalt, Timiskaming District, Ontario.

From the Methodist Church records in Sherbrooke, Quebec:

William Jackson, locomotive fireman, of the City of Sherbrooke, bachelor, son of Henry Jackson and Elizabeth Robinson, his wife, of England, and Caroline Frances Rule, spinster, daughter of John Rule and Lucy Helen Hall, his wife, of the Township of Ascot, County of Sherbrooke; married 17 June 1907.