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Re: William Edward Leighton b1860 & Clarissa Cassie Etinger b1861 of Nova Scotia
Posted by: Annie Carlile (ID *****3078) Date: January 06, 2011 at 09:12:20
In Reply to: William Edward Leighton b1860 & Clarissa Cassie Etinger b1861 of Nova Scotia by Robert Foran of 1366

Hi Bob. Here they are in the 1891 Census:

1891 Census of Canada
about William Leighton
Name:        William Leighton
Gender:        Male
Marital Status:        Married
Age:        31
Birth Year:        abt 1860
Birthplace:        Nova Scotia
Relation to Head of House:        Head
Religion:        Baptist
French Canadian:        No
Father's Birth Place:        Nova Scotia
Mother's Birth Place:        Nova Scotia
Province:        Nova Scotia
District Number:        35
District:        Hants
Subdistrict:        Ste Croix
Neighbors:        View others on page
Household Members:        
Name        Age
William Leighton 31 b. 1860 NS; parents b. NS
Cassie Leighton 30 b. 1861 NS; parents b. NS
Charles Leighton 6 b. 1885 NS
Maggie Leighton 4 b. 1887 NS
Eliza Leighton        2 b. 1889 NS
Stephen Leighton 1 b. 1890 NS
Eliza Leighton        70 Wid, Mother, b. 1821 NB [sic] fath b. NS, mother b. Ireland

Here is the family in the 1901 Census:

1901 Census of Canada
about William Leighton
Name:        William Leighton
Gender:        Male
Marital Status:        Married
Age:        41
Birth Day & Month:        18 Feb
Birth Year:        1860
Birthplace:        Ns
Relation to Head of House:        Head
Racial or Tribal Origin:        Irish
Nationality:        Canadian
Religion:        Baptist
Occupation:        Plaster Quarryman
Province:        Nova Scotia
District:        Hants
District Number:        34
Sub-District:        St Croix
Sub-District Number:        M-1
Neighbors:        View others on page
Household Members:        
Name        Age
William Leighton        41 b. 18 Feb 1860 NS
Clarissa Leighton        40 b. 23 May 1861 NS
Charles E Leighton        16 b. 27 Feb 1885 NS
Margreat E Leighton        15 b. 19 Jul 1886 NS
Eliza A Leighton        13 b. 1 Jul 1888 NS
Stephen G Leighton        12 b. 16 Oct 1889 NS
Harry E Leighton        10 b. 31 Aug 1891 NS
Mary N Leighton        7 b. 7 Mar 1894 NS
Alice M Leighton        6 b. 13 Jul 1895 NS
Ethel G Leighton        4 b. 11 Feb 1897 NS
Nina B Leighton        3 b. 13 Oct 1898 NS
Madeline H Leighton        1 b. 11 Jun 1900 NS

And here they are again in the 1911 Census:

1911 Census of Canada
about William Leighton
Name:        William Leighton
Gender:        Male
Marital Status:        Married
Age:        51
Birth Date:        Feb 1860
Birthplace:        Nova Scotia
Relation to Head of House:        Head
Tribal:        English
Province:        Nova Scotia
District:        Hants
District Number:        46
Sub-District Number:        15
Place of Habitation:        Wentworth
Neighbors:        View others on page
Household Members:        
Name        Age
William Leighton        51 b. Feb 1860 NS Farmer-Quarryman
Clarinia Leighton        50 b. May 1861 NS
Maggie Leighton        25 b. Jul 1881 NS
Stephen Leighton        21 b. Oct 1890 NS
Henry Leighton         19 b. Aug 1892 NS
Alice Leighton        16 b. Jul 1895 NS
Ethel Leighton         14 b. Feb 1897 NS
Nina Leighton         12 b. Oct 1899 NS
Madeline Leighton        11 b. Jun 1900 NS
       
This is probably William in the 1881 Census:

1881 Census of Canada
about William Leighton
Name:        William Leighton
Gender:        Male
Age:        21
Birth Year:        1860
Birthplace:        Nova Scotia
Religion:        Baptist
Nationality:        English
Occupation:        Farm Laborer
Province:        Nova Scotia
District Number:        18
District:        Hants
Sub-District Number:        E
Subdistrict:        Ste. Croix
Household Members:        
Name        Age
Joseph Leighton 67 b. 1814 NS - Farmer
Eliza Leighton        60 b. 1821 New Brunswick
James Leighton        34 b. 1847 NS - Carpenter
Joseph Leighton 27 b. 1854 NS - Seaman
William Leighton 21 b. 1860 NS - Farm Laborer

Here they are in the 1871 Census:

1871 Census of Canada
about William Lighten
Name:        William Lighten
Gender:        Male
Age:        11
Birth Year:        abt 1860
Birth Place:        Nova Scotia
Religion:        Baptist
Origin:        English
Province:        Nova Scotia
District:        Hants
District Number:        188
Subdistrict:        St Croix
Subdistrict Number:        k
Neighbors:        View others on page
Household Members:        
Name        Age
Joseph Lighten        60 b. 1811 NS - Farmer
Eliza Lighten        50 b. 1821 New Brunswick
Thomas Lighten        27 b. 1844 NS
James Lighten        23 b. 1848 NS
Steven Lighten        21 b. 1850 NS
Joseph Lighten        17 b. 1854 NS
Mager Lighten        13 b. 1858 NS
William Lighten 11 b. 1860 NS

Hope this helps. Annie
       

       


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