Amanda Melvinia Cannon1

F, b. 28 June 1849
FatherNelson Cannon1
MotherJanette1
Last Edited25 Mar 2012
Birth*Amanda Melvinia Cannon was born on 28 June 1849.1 
She was the daughter of Nelson Cannon and Janette.1 
BaptismAmanda Melvinia Cannon was baptized on 15 September 1849 in United Church, O'Leary, Prince County, Prince Edward Island; the officiating clergyman was Rev. F. Metherall.1 

Citations

  1. [S6882] Prince Edward Island Baptism Card Index, 1771-1885, Calahan-Condon, Image #1850, United Church, O'Leary, Prince County, Prince Edward Island, Record Book 1, Page 4, (Amanda Melvinia Cannon, 15 September 1849). Hereinafter cited as Baptism Index, Familysearch.org.

Amy Cannon1

F
Last Edited25 Mar 2012

Family

Child

Citations

  1. [S6884] Prince Edward Island Baptism Card Index, 1771-1885, Calahan-Condon, Image #1869, Church of England, Richmond, Prince County, Prince Edward Island, Record Book 1, Page 65, (Elizabeth Anne Cannon, 7 April 1829). Hereinafter cited as Baptism Index, Familysearch.org.

Amy Maud Cannon1

F, b. 23 September 1870, d. 21 May 1962
FatherThomas Compton Cannon1 b. 10 May 1836, d. 6 Dec 1887
MotherAmy Ellen Craswell1 b. 1842, d. 18 Sep 1877
ChartsDescendants of Charles Cannon & Keziah Davison
Last Edited17 Mar 2014
Name Variation Amy Maud Cannon is also known as Amy Maude Cannon.2,3 
Birth*She was born on 23 September 1870 in St. Eleanors, Prince County, Prince Edward Island, Canada.1,3 
She was the daughter of Thomas Compton Cannon and Amy Ellen Craswell.1 
BaptismAmy Maud Cannon was baptized on 30 May 1871 in St. Mary's Anglican Church, Summerside, Prince County, Prince Edward Island, Canada, 46.39397,-63.79075; the officiating clergyman was Rev. J. W. Forsythe.1 
Name-ComShe is commonly known as Maud in 1881.4 
(Witness) Census HeadHouseholdShe was enumerated on the census of 4 April 1881 in the household of Thomas Compton Cannon in Summerside, Prince County, Prince Edward Island, Canada; included in the household were his second wife, Elizabeth (Cameron), children by his first wife (Amy Ellen Craswell), Gertrude, Minnie, Maud, Arthur, Bertha & Fanny, and Ethel May by his second wife Elizabeth. The family religion was entered as Church of England. Thomas's origin was entered as Irish. His occupation was entered as Trader. Minnie, Maud and Arthur were going to school.4
Name-ComAmy Maud Cannon is commonly known as Amy in 1891.5 
(Witness) Census HeadHouseholdShe was enumerated on the census of 13 April 1891 in the household of Elizabeth Anne Cameron in Lot 17, Prince County, Prince Edward Island, Canada; included in the household with widowed Elizabeth (age 31) were her daughter Ethel (age 11), and children of her late husband Thomas by his first wife, namely Gertrude (age 26), Minnie (age 22), Amy (age 20, Bertha (age 16), Frances (age 14) and Arthur (age 18). Elizabeth was a farmer & merchant, Gertrude a dress maker, Minnie a sales clerk, Amy a milliner, and Arthur a sales clerk. The family religion was Anglican.5
Marriage*Amy Maud Cannon married Robert Hodgson Montgomery on 17 August 1898 in Prince Edward Island, Canada; they were married by license, by John M. Withycombe. Robert was a bachelor, living in Summerside, Prince Edward Island. Maude was a spinster, living in St. Eleanors, Prince Edward Island.2,3 
Name-ComAmy Maud Cannon is commonly known as Maude Cannon in 1901.6 
(Witness) Census HeadHouseholdShe was enumerated on the census of between 22 April 1901 and 28 April 1901 in the household of Robert Hodgson Montgomery in Lot 17, Prince County, Prince Edward Island, Canada; included in the household with Robert (age 38) were his wife Maude Cannon (age 36) and son Gerald (age 1). Robert was a merchant. The family religion was Presbyterian.6
Living*Amy Maud Cannon and Robert Hodgson Montgomery were living in 1904 in St. Eleanors, Prince County, Prince Edward Island, Canada.7 
(Witness) Census HeadHouseholdAmy Maud Cannon was enumerated on the census of 1911 in the household of Robert Hodgson Montgomery in St. Eleanors, Prince County, Prince Edward Island, Canada; included in the household with Robert (age 48) were his wife Maude Cannon (age 40 - sic), children Gerald (age 11), Rowan (age 8), Audrey (age 5), Constance (age 5) and Clifford (age 3). An unrelated member of the household was John J. Arsenault. Robert was a farmer and oyster dealer. The family religion was Presbyterian.8
Death*Amy Maud Cannon died on 21 May 1962 in home, 330 Myrtle St., Summerside, Prince County, Prince Edward Island, Canada, at age 91; Obituary: "Mourn Death Mrs. Amy Maud Montgomery

The death occurred at Summerside on Tuesday, of Mrs. Amy Maud Montgomery, wife of the late R. H. Montgomery, 330 Myrtle Street, Summerside, in her 92nd year. She was born at St. Eleanors, daughter of the late Thomas C. Cannon and his wife, the former Amy Ellen Creswell, and had lived in Summerside the past 43 years. She was a devout member of St. Mary's Anglican Church here. Her husband predeceased her in 1929. Mrs. Montgomery was the last surviving member of her family.

She is survived by three sons and two daughters: Gerald D., Moncton, N.B; Rowan R., Montreal; Cliff C. (Monty), Charlottetown; and the Misses Audrey and Constance in Summerside; also by three grandchildren, Robert in Montreal; Gail and Heather in Charlottetown. The funeral will be held from her late residence on Friday to St. Mary's Anglican Church for service commencing at 2.30 p.m. Interment will take place in the Peoples cemetery."9,3 
Burial*She was buried in Peoples Cemetery, Summerside, Prince County, Prince Edward Island, Canada, 46.40549,-63.77711.
Inscription: MONTGOMERY / Robert H. Montgomery / Dec. 8, 1862 - Mar. 29, 1929 / His Wife / Amy Maude Cannon / Sept. 23, 1870 - May 21, 1962 / Their daughters / Margaret Audrey / Aug. 24, 1905 - Feb. 27, 1979 / Constance Gertrude / Aug. 24, 1905 - Oct. 15, 1985
Back: MONTGOMERY.3
Tombstone for Robert Montgomery (1862-1929), his wife Amy Maude Cannon (1870-1962), their daughters Margaret Audrey (1905-1979) and Constance Gertrude (1905-1985). Peoples Cemetery, Summerside, Prince County, Prince Edward Island, Canada.

Family

Robert Hodgson Montgomery b. 8 December 1862, d. 29 March 1929
Children

Citations

  1. [S3872] Baptismal Index, PARO, Charlottetown, P.E.I. - Baptismal Record - Amy Maud Cannon, St. Mary's Anglican Church , Summerside, Prince Edward Island, Record Book 1, Page 24., (30 May 1871). Hereinafter cited as Baptismal Index, PARO, Charlottetown, P.E.I. - Baptismal Record - Amy Maud Cannon.
  2. [S9167] Robert Hodgson Montgomery & Amy Maude Cannon, (17 August 1898), Marriage Record, Public Archives & Records Office (PEI), RG19, Series 3, Subseries 4 , Marriage Licenses, 1898. Hereinafter cited as Marriage Record.
  3. [S7178] Cemetery marker, Robert Montgomery & Amy Maude Cannon inscription; read by David A. Walker, 12 July 2012.
  4. [S3861] 1881 Canada Census - Thomas Cannon, Thomas Cannon Household #179, 4 April 1881, Microfilm Page 45, Lot 17, District Prince, subdistrict R, Library & Archives Canada, 395 Wellington St., Ottawa, Ontario, Canada, Library & Archives Canada.
  5. [S6515] 1891 Canada Census - Elizabeth (Cameron) Cannon, Household #55, 13 April, 1891, Microfilm Roll T-6383, page 14, Lot 17, Prince County (District #134), Prince Edward Island, Library & Archives Canada, 395 Wellington St., Ottawa, Ontario, Canada, Library & Archives Canada.
  6. [S7180] 1901 digital image from microfilm, Library & Archives Canada, 395 Wellington St., Ottawa, Ontario, Canada, Library & Archives Canada page 8, Family No. 70, Robert H. Montgomery.
  7. [S9157] Death - Minnie Cook Cannon, Pioneer, Summerside, published 9 April 1905, page 3, col. 1. Hereinafter cited as Pioneer.
  8. [S7179] 1911 digital image from microfilm, Library & Archives Canada, 395 Wellington St., Ottawa, Ontario, Canada, Library & Archives Canada page 10, Family No. 97, Robert H. Montgomery.
  9. [S9081] Mourn Death Mrs. Amy Maud Montgomery, Summerside Journal, Summerside, published 23 May 1962, page 3, col. 1. Hereinafter cited as the Journal.

Angelina Cannon1

F, b. 14 February 1846, d. 9 June 1933
FatherFrederick Cannon1 b. 1789, d. 6 Nov 1876
MotherMary Lyons1
ChartsDescendants of Charles Cannon & Keziah Davison
Last Edited17 Jul 2012
Birth*Angelina Cannon was born on 14 February 1846 in Prince Edward Island.2,3 
She was the daughter of Frederick Cannon and Mary Lyons.1 
BaptismAngelina Cannon was baptized on 13 July 1851 in St. John's Anglican Church, St. Eleanors, Prince County, Prince Edward Island, 46.419983,-63.811033; "Angelina daughter of Frederick Cannon and Mary Lyon his wife baptd. 13th July 1851."1 
Occupation*She was a clerk (unknown employer). in 1864 in St. Eleanors, Prince County, Prince Edward Island.4 
Marriage*She married John MacKenzie before 19 March 1866.5 
(Witness) Census HeadHouseholdAngelina Cannon was enumerated on the census of 1881 in the household of John MacKenzie in Summerside, Prince County, Prince Edward Island, Canada; included in the household with John (age 35) were his wife Angelina Cannon (age 35), their children Viola (age 10), Devona (age 8), Catherine (age 6) and Frank (age 4), and four unrelated lodgers. John was a merchant tailor. The family religion was Presbyterian.6
(Witness) Census HeadHouseholdAngelina Cannon was enumerated on the census of 13 April 1891 in the household of John MacKenzie in Summerside, Prince County, Prince Edward Island, Canada; included in the household with John (age 44) were his wife Angelina Cannon (age 45), their children Kate (age 17) and Frank (age 14). John was a tailor-cutter. John and the children were Secularists, Angelina was Anglican.7
(Witness) Census HeadHouseholdAngelina Cannon was enumerated on the census of 1901 in the household of John MacKenzie in Summerside, Prince County, Prince Edward Island, Canada; included in the household with John (age 52) were his wife Angelina Cannon (age 52), their children Viola (age 29), Kate (age 25) and Melvin (age 24). John was a merchant tailor, Viola was a book keeper, Melvin was a cutter of cloth (?). John and Melvin were Presbyterians, Angelina, Viola and Kate were Episcopalian.2
Census HeadHousehold*Angelina Cannon was head of the household in the census of 1911 in Notre Dame St., Summerside, Prince County, Prince Edward Island, Canada; included in the household with Angelina (age 66), now widowed, were her daughter Catherine (age 29), son Frank (age 33), his wife Lilly May Maynard (age 25), their children John (age 3) and Pauline (age 1 month). There were also three unrelated lodgers. Angelina's occupation was recorded as operating a boarding house. Frank was a mailman. The family religion was Anglican.8
1911 Canada Census, Summerside, Prince County, Prince Edward Island. Household of widow Angelina (Cannon) McKenzie, her daughter Catherine, son Frank, his wife Lily May Maynard, their children John and Pauline.
Death*She died on 9 June 1933 at age 87.3 
Burial*She was buried in Peoples Cemetery, Summerside, Prince County, Prince Edward Island, Canada, 46.40555,-63.77706.
Inscription: In / Memory of / Devona / Daughter of / John & Angelina / MacKenzie / Died / June 9, 1893, / AEt. 21 / MACKENZIE / [script]
Left: M. L. Frank / Died June 17, 1954 / His Wife / Lily Maynard / Died Oct. 8, 1959 / Kate / Died / Oct. 22, 1948 / Viola / Died / Jan. 18, 1951 / Margaret Jane Carroll / sister of Lily / Died April 5, 1966
Right: John MacKenzie / Died / June 1, 1903, / AET. 57. / His Wife / Angelina Cannon / Died / Nov. 7, 1933, / AET. 86.
Foot stones: Jane, Frank, Devona, Mother, Father, Kate, Viola.3
Tombstone for John MacKenzie (1846-1903), his wife Angelina Cannon (1872-1933), son Frank MacKenzie (1877-1954), his wife Lily Maynard (?-1959), daughters Kate MacKenzie (1875-1948) and Viola MacKenzie (1871-1951), and Margaret Jane Carroll (?-1966), sister of Lily Maynard. Peoples Cemetery, Summerside, Prince County, Prince Edward Island, Canada.
Front inscription detail.
Left inscription detail.
Right inscription detail.

Family

John MacKenzie b. circa 1846, d. 1 June 1903
Children

Citations

  1. [S5233] Baptismal Record - Angelina Cannon, Acc. 2630, Book 1, Page 203, Richmond Register Book for the Parish of Richmond, Prince County, 1821-1866. Hereinafter cited as Baptismal Record - Angelina Cannon.
  2. [S7187] 1901 digital image from microfilm, Library & Archives Canada, 395 Wellington St., Ottawa, Ontario, Canada, Library & Archives Canada page 4, Family No. 40, John MacKenzie household.
  3. [S7186] Cemetery marker, John MacKenzie & Angelina Cannon inscription; read by David A. Walker, 12 July 2012.
  4. [S7173] Hutchinson, compiler, Hutchinson's Prince Edward Island Directory 1864 (Charlottetown, Prince Edward Island: Hutchinson, 1864, p. 173). Hereinafter cited as Hutchinson's PEI Directory.
  5. [S6302] Married - John McKenzie & Angelina Cannon, The Examiner, Charlottetown, 19 March 1866, Page 3. Hereinafter cited as Examiner.
  6. [S7189] 1881 digital image from microfilm, Library & Archives Canada, 395 Wellington St., Ottawa, Ontario, Canada, Library & Archives Canada Roll C_13162, Page 55, Family No. 239, John McKenzie household.
  7. [S7190] 13 April 1891 digital image from microfilm, Library & Archives Canada, 395 Wellington St., Ottawa, Ontario, Canada, Library & Archives Canada Roll T-6382, Family No. 46, John McKenzie household.
  8. [S7191] 1911 digital image from microfilm, Library & Archives Canada, 395 Wellington St., Ottawa, Ontario, Canada, Library & Archives Canada page 11, Family No. 112, Angelina (Cannon) MacKenzie household.
  9. [S7188] 1891 digital image from microfilm, Library & Archives Canada, 395 Wellington St., Ottawa, Ontario, Canada, Library & Archives Canada Roll T-6382, Family No. 46, John McKenzie household.

Ann Marin Cannon1

F, b. 1850
FatherNathaniel Cannon1 b. 8 Mar 1824
MotherMarion Boundy1 b. 1830
ChartsDescendants of Charles Cannon & Keziah Davison
Last Edited20 May 2013
Name-ComAnn Marin Cannon is commonly known as Maria Cannon.2 
Birth*She was born in 1850 in Cascumpeque, Prince County, Prince Edward Island.1,2 
She was the daughter of Nathaniel Cannon and Marion Boundy.1 
BaptismAnn Marin Cannon was baptized on 30 June 1850 in Church of England, Richmond, Prince County, Prince Edward Island; the officiating clergyman was Rev. A.V.G. Wiggins.1 
(Witness) Census HeadHouseholdShe was enumerated on the census of 1871 in the household of Nathaniel Cannon in Lancaster, Saint John County, New Brunswick, Canada; included in the household with Nathan (age 45) were his wife Maria Boundy (age 41), their children Maria (age 21), Thomas Charles (age 17), William George (age 15), Mary Ann (age 13), Ernest (age 5) and Lillia Lane (age 2). There were also three unrelated lodgers. Nathan and Thomas Charles were mill men. The family religion was Baptist.2

Citations

  1. [S6883] Prince Edward Island Baptism Card Index, 1771-1885, Calahan-Condon, Image #1853, Church of England, Richmond, Prince County, Prince Edward Island, Record Book 18, Page 197, (Ann Marin Cannon, 30 June 1850). Hereinafter cited as Baptism Index, Familysearch.org.
  2. [S8352] 1871 Canada Census, Lancaster, Saint John County, New Brunswick, of Nathan Cannon household #335, 1871, digital copy of original image LAC Film C-10374, page 93-94, Library & Archives Canada, 395 Wellington St., Ottawa, Ontario, Canada, Library & Archives Canada.

Anna L. Cannon1

F, b. circa 1859
FatherMariner Cannon1 b. 29 Apr 1822
MotherElizabeth Travis Smith1 b. 12 Jul 1826, d. bt Apr 1901 - May 1910
ChartsDescendants of Charles Cannon & Keziah Davison
Last Edited9 May 2013
Name-ComAnna L. Cannon is commonly known as Annie Cannon.2 
Birth*She was born circa 1859 in New Brunswick.1 
She was the daughter of Mariner Cannon and Elizabeth Travis Smith.1 
(Witness) Census HeadHouseholdAnna L. Cannon was enumerated on the census of 1861 in the household of Mariner Cannon in Harvey, Albert County, New Brunswick; included in the household with Mariner (age 39) were his wife Eliza (age 35), their children Fletcher (age 4), Anna (age 2) and George (age 6 months). Mariner was a farmer. The family religion was Methodist. They lived on a farm adjacent to Mariner's brother Otis Jr. and their father Otis Sr.1
(Witness) Census HeadHouseholdAnna L. Cannon was enumerated on the census of 1871 in the household of Mariner Cannon in Harvey, Albert County, New Brunswick, Canada; included in the household with Mariner (age 48) were his wife Eliza (age 44), their children Fletcher (age 14), Annie (age 12), Hannah (age 8), Cecelia (age 3) & Lucy (age 2), and Ann (age 66), widow and second wife of Mariner's father Otis Cannon Sr. Mariner was a farmer. The family religion was Wesleyan Methodist.2
(Witness) Census HeadHouseholdAnna L. Cannon was enumerated on the census of 1881 in the household of Mariner Cannon in Harvey, Albert County, New Brunswick, Canada; included in the household with Mariner (age 59) were his wife Eliza (age 55), their children Fletcher (age 24), Annie (age 22), Edith Hannah (age 18), inez Cecelia (age 13) & Lucy (age 12). Mariner & Fletcher were farmers. Annie was a dress maker. The family religion was Methodist.3

Citations

  1. [S8303] 1861 Canada Census, Harvey, Albert County, New Brunswick, of Mariner Cannon household #94, 1861, digital copy of original image LAC Film C-999, page 15, Library & Archives Canada, 395 Wellington St., Ottawa, Ontario, Canada, Library & Archives Canada.
  2. [S8321] 1871 Canada Census, Harvey, Albert County, New Brunswick, of Mariner Cannon household #108, 1871, digital copy of original image LAC Film C_10394, page 32, Library & Archives Canada, 395 Wellington St., Ottawa, Ontario, Canada, Library & Archives Canada.
  3. [S8322] 1881 Canada Census, Harvey, Albert County, New Brunswick, of Mariner Cannon household #143, 1881, digital copy of original image LAC Film C_13177, page 32, Library & Archives Canada, 395 Wellington St., Ottawa, Ontario, Canada, Library & Archives Canada.

Annie Elvie Cannon1

F, b. 23 February 1920, d. 12 March 1923
FatherJames Sydney Cannon1 b. 21 Jun 1864, d. 18 Aug 1947
MotherMary Rose Anne Dunn1
ChartsDescendants of Charles Cannon & Keziah Davison
Last Edited22 Apr 2014
Name Variation Annie Elvie Cannon is also known as Annie Elva Cannon.2 
Birth*She was born on 23 February 1920 in residence, Miminegash, Prince County, Prince Edward Island, Canada.1 
She was the daughter of James Sydney Cannon and Mary Rose Anne Dunn.1 
BaptismAnnie Elvie Cannon was baptized on 27 August 1920 in St. Peters Anglican Church, Alberton, Prince County, Prince Edward Island, Canada, 46.81855,-64.05901; the officiating clergyman was Ernest C. Wood.1 
(Witness) Census HeadHouseholdShe was enumerated on the census of 1921 in the household of James Sydney Cannon in Dock Road, Elmsdale, Prince County, Prince Edward Island, Canada; included in the household with James (age 55) were his wife Mary (age 35), their children Nelson (age 18), Emily (age 18), Myrtle (age 16), Elotha (age 14), Alexander (age 13), Thomas (age 11), Pearl (age 10), Levinia (age 8), Olive (age 7), Charles (age 5), Hilda (age 3), Elva (age 1) and Viola (age 1 month). James was a farmer, Nelson a labourer. The family religion was declared to be Catholic, although all known baptisms were performed in an Anglican church, and at least two are known to be buried in an Anglican cemetery.3
Death*Annie Elvie Cannon died on 12 March 1923 in Miminegash Road, Prince County, Prince Edward Island, Canada, at age 3.2 
Burial*She was buried in Holy Trinity Anglican Cemetery, Alma, Prince County, Prince Edward Island, Canada.2 

Citations

  1. [S8585] Baptismal Index, PARO, Charlottetown, Prince Edward Island, St. Peter's Anglican Church, Alberton, Prince County, Prince Edward Island, Record Book 2, Pages 33-34, (27 August 1920). Hereinafter cited as PARO Baptismal Index.
  2. [S9230] Norma McLellan et al., compiler, Goin' to the Corner, Volume 2, Parts I & II (Alberton, Prince Edward Island: Elmsdale and Area Historical Society, 2010), page 346. Hereinafter cited as Goin' to the Corner.
  3. [S8649] 1921 Canada Census, Elmsdale, Prince County, Prince Edward Island, of James Cannon household #128, 1921, digital copy of original image LAC Reference Number RG 31, Folder Number 104, Dock Road, Prince County, Prince Edward Island, Page 15., Library & Archives Canada, 395 Wellington St., Ottawa, Ontario, Canada, Library & Archives Canada.

Annie Jane Cannon1

F, b. 7 May 1896, d. 2 June 1967
FatherThomas Cannon1,2 b. 5 Jun 1862, d. 7 Apr 1947
MotherAnn Boyle1,2 b. 10 Jul 1869, d. 25 Mar 1945
ChartsDescendants of Charles Cannon & Keziah Davison
Last Edited17 Apr 2014
Name-ComAnnie Jane Cannon is commonly known as Annie Cannon.2 
Birth*She was born on 7 May 1896 in residence, Lot 3, Prince County, Prince Edward Island, Canada.1,2,3 
She was the daughter of Thomas Cannon and Ann Boyle.1,2 
Alt-BirthAn alternate birth date is on 7 May 1898; this birth year was incorrecty inscribed on her tombstone.4 
BaptismAnnie Jane Cannon was baptized on 17 August 1900 in St. Peter's Anglican Church, Alberton, Prince County, Prince Edward Island, Canada, 46.81268,-64.06454; the officiating clergyman was Rev. J. D. Davies.1 
(Witness) Census HeadHouseholdShe was enumerated on the census of 1901 in the household of Charles Cannon in Lot 3, Prince County, Prince Edward Island, Canada; for the first time his marital status was recorded as widowed. Included in the household with Charles (age 63) were his son Thomas (age 41), his wife Annie (age 31), their children Ida May (age 6), Annie (age 4) & William (age 2), and Charles's other son Edgar (age 32). Charles, Thomas and Edgar were farmers. The household religion was Anglican.2
(Witness) Census HeadHouseholdAnnie Jane Cannon was enumerated on the census of 1911 in the household of Thomas Cannon in Miminegash, Prince County, Prince Edward Island, Canada; included in the household with Thomas (age 50) were his wife Annie Boyles (age 40), their children Ida May (age 16), Annie Jane (age 15), William (age 12), Gertie (age 9), George (age 7) and John (age 2). Thomas was a farmer. He was Presbyterian, the rest of the family Anglican.5
Marriage*Annie Jane Cannon married Louis Feakes Jeffery on 9 September 1918 in St. Lawrence, Prince County, Prince Edward Island, Canada.3,4 
Death*Annie Jane Cannon died on 2 June 1967 at age 71; cause of death was diabetes.4,3 
Burial*She was buried in Holy Trinity Anglican Cemetery, Alma, Prince County, Prince Edward Island, Canada, 46.86414,-64.10695.
Inscription: JEFFERY / Louis Feakes Jeffery / August 2, 1898 - May 13, 1962 / His wife / Annie Jane Cannon / May 7, 1898 - June 2, 1967 / The end and the reward of toil is rest. / Emily Gertrude 1921 - 1921 / William Edward 1927 - 1927.4
Tombstone, Louis Feakes Jeffery (1898-1962), his wife Annie Jane Cannon (1898-1967), their infant children Emily Gertrude (1921-1921) and William Edward (1927-1927). Holy Trinity Anglican Church Cemetery, Alma, Prince County, Prince Edward Island.
Inscription detail.

Family

Louis Feakes Jeffery b. 2 August 1898, d. 13 May 1962
Children

Citations

  1. [S6521] Baptism Record - Annie Jane Cannon, St. Peters Anglican Church, Alberton, Prince Edward Island, Record Book 1, Page 100. Hereinafter cited as Baptism Record - Annie Jane Cannon.
  2. [S6519] 1901 Canada Census - Charles Cannon, Household #44, 1901, Microfilm page 6, Lot 3, Prince County, Prince Edward Island, Library & Archives Canada, 395 Wellington St., Ottawa, Ontario, Canada, Library & Archives Canada.
  3. [S9230] Norma McLellan et al., compiler, Goin' to the Corner, Volume 2, Parts I & II (Alberton, Prince Edward Island: Elmsdale and Area Historical Society, 2010), Part 1, p. 207. Hereinafter cited as Goin' to the Corner.
  4. [S7244] Cemetery Marker, Holy Trinity Anglican Church Cemetery, Alma, Louis Jeffery & Annie Jane Cannon inscription; read by David A. Walker, 31 July 2012.
  5. [S9206] 1911 Canada Census, Miminegash, Lot 3, Prince County, Prince Edward Island, of Thomas Cannon Household #43, 1911, digital copy of original census page LAC Roll T-20326 to T-20460, Page 6, Library & Archives Canada, 395 Wellington St., Ottawa, Ontario, Canada, Library & Archives Canada.
  6. [S7245] On-line Baptism Index, Public Archives & Records Office, Prince Edward Island, St. Peter's Anglican Church, Alberton, Prince County, Prince Edward Island, Record Book #2, Page 29-30, (26 June 1919, Gordon Howard Jeffery). Hereinafter cited as Baptism Index, PARO.

Arthur George Washington Cannon1

M, b. 27 November 1870, d. 18 September 1931
FatherWilliam Frederick Cannon1 b. Apr 1836, d. 3 Mar 1906
MotherElizabeth Walker1 b. 8 Jun 1845, d. 6 Sep 1902
ChartsDescendants of David Walker & Margaret Hetherington
Descendants of Charles Cannon & Keziah Davison
Last Edited20 Mar 2014
Name-ComArthur George Washington Cannon is commonly known as Arthur Cannon.2,3 
Birth*He was born on 27 November 1870 in home, Summerside, Prince County, Prince Edward Island.1 
He was the son of William Frederick Cannon and Elizabeth Walker.1 
BaptismArthur George Washington Cannon was baptized on 19 October 1871 in Trinity United Church, 90 Spring St., Summerside, Prince County, Prince Edward Island, 46.394779,-63.789078; the officating clergyman was Rev. P. Prestwood.1 
(Witness) Census HeadHouseholdHe was enumerated on the census of 4 April 1881 in the household of William Frederick Cannon in Lot 5, Prince County, Prince Edward Island, Canada; also listed in the household were William's wife Elizabeth (Walker), and sons Lorenzo (age 16), Leslie (age 14), Hammond (age 12) and Arthur (age 10). William's occupation was listed as bookkeeper. His religion was listed as Church of England, while his wife and children were Presbyterian.2 
Immigration*Arthur George Washington Cannon immigrated to Brockton, Plymouth County, Massachusetts, U.S.A., in 1888. This was the immigration year he declared at the time of the 1920 census, whereas 1890 was the year he declared in the 1930 census..3 
Marriage*He married first May Wetmore.4 
Census*Arthur George Washington Cannon appeared on the census of 30 April 1910 in Brockton, Plymouth County, Massachusetts, U.S.A.; Arthur was single, a lodger in the household of Ella Lyon. He was a salesman for a drugstore.5 
Living*He was living in 1912 in 33 Oneida Ave., Brockton, Plymouth County, Massachusetts, U.S.A..6 
MarriageHe married second Ella M. Mailman, daughter of Nathaniel W. Mailman and Mary A. Mader, on 3 May 1912 in Brockton, Plymouth County, Massachusetts, U.S.A., Arthur was divorced from his first marriage when he married Ella.6 
Census HeadHousehold*Arthur George Washington Cannon was head of the household in the census of 13 January 1920 in Brockton, Plymouth County, Massachusetts, U.S.A.; included in the household with Arthur (age 45) were his second wife Ella Mailman (age 33), their children Jessie (age 5) and Arthur (age 1 year & 4 months). Ella's sister was single and living in the adjacent household.3
1920 US Census, Brockton, Plymouth County, Massachusetts. Household of Arthur G. Cannon, his wife Ella Mailman, their children Jessie and Arthur. Image page courtesy of National Archives & Records Administration.
Census HeadHouseholdHe was head of the household in the census of 1930 in Brockton, Plymouth County, Massachusetts, U.S.A.; included in the household with Arthur (age 55) were his second wife Ella Mailman (age 45), their children Jessie (age 16), Arthur (age 11) and Rosella (age 4). Arthur was a leveller at a shoe factory. Jessie & Arthur Jr. were students.7
1930 US Census, Brockton, Plymouth County, Massachusetts. Household of Arthur G. Cannon, his wife Ella Mailman, their children Jessie, Arthur and Rosella. Image page courtesy of National Archives & Records Administration.
Death*He died on 18 September 1931 in Brockton, Plymouth County, Massachusetts, U.S.A., at age 60;
Obituary: "Mr. Arthur G. Cannon, well-known druggist of Brocton, Mass., passed away at his home in that city on Friday, September 18th. The deceased was a native of Summerside, a brother of Mr. Hammond W. Cannon of this town, and a son of the late William F. Cannon. Previous to leaving the Island a good many years ago the deceased learned the drug business in the pharmacy of W. R. Watson, Charlottetown. He leaves to mourn a wife and three children and two brothers, Hammond, of Summerside and Lorenzo, of Beverley, Mass., to whom sincere sympathy is extended.8
 

Family 1

May Wetmore
Child

Family 2

Ella M. Mailman b. 7 April 1885
Children

Citations

  1. [S3520] Prince Edward Island Baptismal Index: Arthur George Washington Cannon, Trinity United Church (Summerside) Record Book 1, Page 11.. Hereinafter cited as Prince Edward Island Baptismal Index: Arthur George Washington Cannon.
  2. [S3569] 1881 Canada Census - William F. Cannon, William Cannon Household #74, 4 April 1881, Canada Census on Microfilm Microfilm C-13162, Page 18, Lot 5, Prince County, Prince Edward Island, District 1, Subdistrict E, Library & Archives Canada, 395 Wellington St., Ottawa, Ontario, Canada, Library & Archives Canada.
  3. [S9188] 1920 US Census, Brockton, Plymouth County, Massachusetts, of Arthur G. Cannon Household #94, 13 January 1920, Microfilm NARA Roll T625_725, Page 4B, Enumeration District 96, Image 478, http://www.ancestry.ca, Ancestry.ca.
  4. [S9191] Unnamed Cannon, digital copy of original document "Massachusetts, Births, 1841-1915," index and images, FamilySearch (https://familysearch.org/pal:/MM9.1.1/FXHK-ZCZ : accessed 20 Mar 2014), Arthur G. Cannon in entry for Cannon, 26 Aug 1902; citing Brockton, Massachusetts, p143 cn635, Massachusetts Archiv (2 June 1903), Church of Latter Day Saints, www.familysearch.org, Salt Lake City, Utah, U.S.A.
  5. [S9194] 1910 US Census, Brockton, Plymouth County, Massachusetts, of Ella Lyon Household #520, 30 April 1910, Microfilm NARA Roll T624_611, Page 21B, FHL microfilm 1374624, Enumeration District 1186, http://www.ancestry.ca, Ancestry.ca.
  6. [S9189] Arthur G. Cannon & Ella M. Mailman, (3 May 1912), Marriage Registration, FHL GS Film Number 2409944, Digital Folder Number 4329369, Image Number 00072 , Certificate Number 1018. Hereinafter cited as Marriage Registration.
  7. [S9192] 1930 US Census, Brockton, Plymouth County, Massachusetts, of Arthur G. Cannon Household #246, 1930, Microfilm NARA Roll 939, Page 10B, FHL microfilm 2340674, Enumeration District 53, Image 983.0, http://www.ancestry.ca, Ancestry.ca.
  8. [S9173] Death - Arthur G. Cannon, Summerside Journal, Summerside, published 5 October 1931, page 5, col. 1. Hereinafter cited as the Journal.
  9. [S9190] Jessie Marie Cannon, digital copy of original document FHL Reference ID 153, GS Film Number 2409801, Digital Folder Number 4401722, Image Number 51 (10 March 1914), Church of Latter Day Saints, www.familysearch.org, Salt Lake City, Utah, U.S.A.

Arthur M. Cannon1

M, b. 13 September 1918
FatherArthur George Washington Cannon1 b. 27 Nov 1870, d. 18 Sep 1931
MotherElla M. Mailman1 b. 7 Apr 1885
ChartsDescendants of David Walker & Margaret Hetherington
Descendants of Charles Cannon & Keziah Davison
Last Edited20 Mar 2014
Birth*Arthur M. Cannon was born on 13 September 1918 in Massachusetts, U.S.A..1 
He was the son of Arthur George Washington Cannon and Ella M. Mailman.1 
(Witness) Census HeadHouseholdArthur M. Cannon was enumerated on the census of 13 January 1920 in the household of Arthur George Washington Cannon in Brockton, Plymouth County, Massachusetts, U.S.A.; included in the household with Arthur (age 45) were his second wife Ella Mailman (age 33), their children Jessie (age 5) and Arthur (age 1 year & 4 months). Ella's sister was single and living in the adjacent household.1
(Witness) Census HeadHouseholdArthur M. Cannon was enumerated on the census of 1930 in the household of Arthur George Washington Cannon in Brockton, Plymouth County, Massachusetts, U.S.A.; included in the household with Arthur (age 55) were his second wife Ella Mailman (age 45), their children Jessie (age 16), Arthur (age 11) and Rosella (age 4). Arthur was a leveller at a shoe factory. Jessie & Arthur Jr. were students.2
(Witness) Census HeadHouseholdArthur M. Cannon was enumerated on the census of 8 April 1940 in the household of Ella M. Mailman in 35 Sneidy Ave., Brockton, Plymouth County, Massachusetts, U.S.A.; included in the household with Ella (age 53), now widowed, was her son Arthur (age 21). Arthur was a maintenance worker at a newspaper office.3

Citations

  1. [S9188] 1920 US Census, Brockton, Plymouth County, Massachusetts, of Arthur G. Cannon Household #94, 13 January 1920, Microfilm NARA Roll T625_725, Page 4B, Enumeration District 96, Image 478, http://www.ancestry.ca, Ancestry.ca.
  2. [S9192] 1930 US Census, Brockton, Plymouth County, Massachusetts, of Arthur G. Cannon Household #246, 1930, Microfilm NARA Roll 939, Page 10B, FHL microfilm 2340674, Enumeration District 53, Image 983.0, http://www.ancestry.ca, Ancestry.ca.
  3. [S9193] 1940 US Census, Brockton, Plymouth County, Massachusetts, of Ella (Mailman) Cannon Household #125, 8 April 1940, Microfilm NARA Roll T627_1637, Page 6B, Enumeration District 12-78, Image 983.0, http://www.ancestry.ca, Ancestry.ca.

Arthur Richard Cannon1

M, b. 16 November 1872
FatherThomas Compton Cannon1 b. 10 May 1836, d. 6 Dec 1887
MotherAmy Ellen Craswell1 b. 1842, d. 18 Sep 1877
ChartsDescendants of Charles Cannon & Keziah Davison
Last Edited23 Jan 2012
Name-ComArthur Richard Cannon is commonly known as Arthur.2,3 
Birth*He was born on 16 November 1872 in St. Eleanors, Prince County, Prince Edward Island.1 
He was the son of Thomas Compton Cannon and Amy Ellen Craswell.1 
BaptismArthur Richard Cannon was baptized on 22 September 1873 in St. Mary's Anglican Church, Summerside, Prince County, Prince Edward Island, 46.39397,-63.79075; the officiating clergyman was Rev. J. H. Read.1 
(Witness) Census HeadHouseholdHe was enumerated on the census of 4 April 1881 in the household of Thomas Compton Cannon in Summerside, Prince County, Prince Edward Island, Canada; included in the household were his second wife, Elizabeth (Cameron), children by his first wife (Amy Ellen Craswell), Gertrude, Minnie, Maud, Arthur, Bertha & Fanny, and Ethel May by his second wife Elizabeth. The family religion was entered as Church of England. Thomas's origin was entered as Irish. His occupation was entered as Trader. Minnie, Maud and Arthur were going to school.2
(Witness) Census HeadHouseholdArthur Richard Cannon was enumerated on the census of 13 April 1891 in the household of Elizabeth Anne Cameron in Lot 17, Prince County, Prince Edward Island, Canada; included in the household with widowed Elizabeth (age 31) were her daughter Ethel (age 11), and children of her late husband Thomas by his first wife, namely Gertrude (age 26), Minnie (age 22), Amy (age 20, Bertha (age 16), Frances (age 14) and Arthur (age 18). Elizabeth was a farmer & merchant, Gertrude a dress maker, Minnie a sales clerk, Amy a milliner, and Arthur a sales clerk. The family religion was Anglican.3

Citations

  1. [S3864] Baptismal Index, PARO, Charlottetown, P.E.I. - Baptismal Record - Arthur Richard Cannon, St. Mary's Anglican Church , Summerside, Prince Edward Island, Record Book 1, Page 35., (22 Sept. 1873). Hereinafter cited as Baptismal Index, PARO, Charlottetown, P.E.I. - Baptismal Record - Arthur Richard Cannon.
  2. [S3861] 1881 Canada Census - Thomas Cannon, Thomas Cannon Household #179, 4 April 1881, Microfilm Page 45, Lot 17, District Prince, subdistrict R, Library & Archives Canada, 395 Wellington St., Ottawa, Ontario, Canada, Library & Archives Canada.
  3. [S6515] 1891 Canada Census - Elizabeth (Cameron) Cannon, Household #55, 13 April, 1891, Microfilm Roll T-6383, page 14, Lot 17, Prince County (District #134), Prince Edward Island, Library & Archives Canada, 395 Wellington St., Ottawa, Ontario, Canada, Library & Archives Canada.

Avery C. Cannon1,2

M, b. 25 September 1866
FatherOtis Cannon Jr.1 b. 6 Jul 1834, d. 28 Nov 1915
MotherAlmira Smith1 b. 10 Oct 1832
ChartsDescendants of Charles Cannon & Keziah Davison
Last Edited10 May 2013
Birth*Avery C. Cannon was born on 25 September 1866 in New Brunswick.1,3 
He was the son of Otis Cannon Jr. and Almira Smith.1 
(Witness) Census HeadHouseholdAvery C. Cannon was enumerated on the census of 1871 in the household of Otis Cannon Jr. in Harvey, Albert County, New Brunswick, Canada; included in the household with Otis Jr. (age 36) were his wife Elmira (age 39), their children Elenora/Leanora (age 13), Edgar (age 9), Cassie (age 7), Avery (age 4), Ada (age 2) & Minnie (age 1), and a likely unrelated Deborah Martin (age 31) and her two children, John (age 1) and Esther (age 1). Otis was a farmer. He was Closed Communion Baptist, his wife and children were Wesleyan Methodists, Deborah Martin & her children were Closed Communion Baptists. Deborah's marital status was not recorded, she was not able to read or write. She was recorded as "A Parish Charge", which probably means that she was not able to care for herself and children, and the parish had taken on the responsibility of caring for her.1
(Witness) Census HeadHouseholdAvery C. Cannon was enumerated on the census of 1881 in the household of Otis Cannon Jr. in Harvey, Albert County, New Brunswick, Canada; included in the household with Otis (age 46) were his wife Elmira (age 48), their children Edgar (age 19), Avery (age 14), Ada (age 12), Minnie (age 10), Maud (age 8) and Cassie (age 17). Otis and Edgar were farmers. The family religion was Baptist.4
(Witness) Census HeadHouseholdAvery C. Cannon was enumerated on the census of 9 April 1891 in the household of Otis Cannon Jr. in Harvey, Albert County, New Brunswick, Canada; included in the household with Otis (age 56) were his wife Elmira (age 59), their children Edgar (age 29), Avery (age 24) and Minnie (age 21). Otis was a farmer; no occupations were recorded for Edgar or Avery. The family religion was Baptist.2
(Witness) Census HeadHouseholdAvery C. Cannon was enumerated on the census of 5 April 1901 in the household of Otis Cannon Jr. in Harvey, Albert County, New Brunswick, Canada; included in the household with Otis (age 66) were his wife Elmira (age 69), their children Edgar (age 39) and Avery (age 34). Otis was a farmer, Edgar was an Agent and Avery was a Master Mariner. The family religion was Baptist. They lived on the property adjacent to Fletcher Cannon, son of Mariner, nephew of Otis.3

Citations

  1. [S8305] 1871 Canada Census, Harvey, Albert County, New Brunswick, of Otis Cannon Jr. household #107, 1871, digital copy of original image LAC Film C-10394, page 31, Library & Archives Canada, 395 Wellington St., Ottawa, Ontario, Canada, Library & Archives Canada.
  2. [S8324] 1891 Canada Census, Parish of Harvey, Albert County, New Brunswick, of Otis Cannon Jr. household #16, 9 April 1891, digital copy of original image LAC Film T-6297, page 4, Library & Archives Canada, 395 Wellington St., Ottawa, Ontario, Canada, Library & Archives Canada.
  3. [S8325] 1901 Canada Census, Harvey, Albert County, New Brunswick, of Otis Cannon Jr. household #14, 5 April 1901, digital copy of original image LAC Film T-6428 to T-6556, page 2, Library & Archives Canada, 395 Wellington St., Ottawa, Ontario, Canada, Library & Archives Canada.
  4. [S8323] 1881 Canada Census, Harvey, Albert County, New Brunswick, of Otis Cannon Jr. household #142, 1881, digital copy of original image LAC Film C_13177, page 32, Library & Archives Canada, 395 Wellington St., Ottawa, Ontario, Canada, Library & Archives Canada.

baby Cannon1

?, b. 10 February 1858
FatherCharles Cannon1 b. 13 Jan 1836
MotherMary Ann Munn1 b. c 1845, d. b 1901
ChartsDescendants of Charles Cannon & Keziah Davison
Last Edited25 Mar 2012
Birth*baby Cannon was born on 10 February 1858.1 
Baby Cannon was the child of Charles Cannon and Mary Ann Munn.1 
BaptismBaby Cannon was baptized on 17 June 1858 in St. James Presbyterian Church, Charlottetown, Queens County, Prince Edward Island; the officiating clergyman was Rev. T. Duncan.1 

Citations

  1. [S6525] Baptismal Record - baby Cannon, Prince Edward Island Baptismal Index, St. James Presbyterian Church, Charlottetown, Prince Edward Island, Book 1, Page 27. Hereinafter cited as Baptismal Record - baby Cannon.

Bertha Adaline Cannon1

F
FatherThomas Compton Cannon1 b. 10 May 1836, d. 6 Dec 1887
MotherAmy Ellen Craswell1 b. 1842, d. 18 Sep 1877
ChartsDescendants of Charles Cannon & Keziah Davison
Last Edited19 Mar 2014
Name-ComBertha Adaline Cannon is commonly known as Bertha.2 
Birth*She was born in St. Eleanors, Prince County, Prince Edward Island.1 
She was the daughter of Thomas Compton Cannon and Amy Ellen Craswell.1 
BaptismBertha Adaline Cannon was baptized on 5 September 1875 in St. Mary's Anglican Church, Summerside, Prince County, Prince Edward Island, 46.39397,-63.79075; the officiating clergyman was Rev.Thos. B. McLean.1 
(Witness) Census HeadHouseholdShe was enumerated on the census of 4 April 1881 in the household of Thomas Compton Cannon in Summerside, Prince County, Prince Edward Island, Canada; included in the household were his second wife, Elizabeth (Cameron), children by his first wife (Amy Ellen Craswell), Gertrude, Minnie, Maud, Arthur, Bertha & Fanny, and Ethel May by his second wife Elizabeth. The family religion was entered as Church of England. Thomas's origin was entered as Irish. His occupation was entered as Trader. Minnie, Maud and Arthur were going to school.2
(Witness) Census HeadHouseholdBertha Adaline Cannon was enumerated on the census of 13 April 1891 in the household of Elizabeth Anne Cameron in Lot 17, Prince County, Prince Edward Island, Canada; included in the household with widowed Elizabeth (age 31) were her daughter Ethel (age 11), and children of her late husband Thomas by his first wife, namely Gertrude (age 26), Minnie (age 22), Amy (age 20, Bertha (age 16), Frances (age 14) and Arthur (age 18). Elizabeth was a farmer & merchant, Gertrude a dress maker, Minnie a sales clerk, Amy a milliner, and Arthur a sales clerk. The family religion was Anglican.3
Marriage*Bertha Adaline Cannon married John W. Craswell on 22 April 1896 in Prince Edward Island, Canada; they were married by license, by Alfred Osborne. John was a bachelor, living in St. Eleanors, Prince Edward Island. Bertha was a spinster, living in St. Eleanors.4 
Living*Bertha Adaline Cannon was living in 1904 in St. Eleanors, Prince County, Prince Edward Island, Canada.4 

Family

John W. Craswell

Citations

  1. [S3865] Baptismal Index, PARO, Charlottetown, P.E.I. - Baptismal Record - Bertha Adaline Cannon, St. Mary's Anglican Church , Summerside, Prince Edward Island, Record Book 1, Page 41., (5 Sept. 1875). Hereinafter cited as Baptismal Index, PARO, Charlottetown, P.E.I. - Baptismal Record - Bertha Adaline Cannon.
  2. [S3861] 1881 Canada Census - Thomas Cannon, Thomas Cannon Household #179, 4 April 1881, Microfilm Page 45, Lot 17, District Prince, subdistrict R, Library & Archives Canada, 395 Wellington St., Ottawa, Ontario, Canada, Library & Archives Canada.
  3. [S6515] 1891 Canada Census - Elizabeth (Cameron) Cannon, Household #55, 13 April, 1891, Microfilm Roll T-6383, page 14, Lot 17, Prince County (District #134), Prince Edward Island, Library & Archives Canada, 395 Wellington St., Ottawa, Ontario, Canada, Library & Archives Canada.
  4. [S9172] John W. Craswell & Bertha A. Cannon, (22 April 1896), Marriage Record, Public Archives & Records Office (PEI), RG19, Series 3, Subseries 4 , Marriage Licenses, 1896. Hereinafter cited as Marriage Record.

Bessie Ethel Cannon1

F, b. 25 March 1882
FatherGeorge Cannon1 b. 1856
MotherCharlotte Atkinson1 b. 1858
Last Edited9 May 2013
Name Variation Bessie Ethel Cannon is also known as Bessie Ethel Canning.1 
Birth*She was born on 25 March 1882 in Moncton, Westmorland County, New Brunswick, Canada.1 
She was the daughter of George Cannon and Charlotte Atkinson.1 

Citations

  1. [S8320] New Brunswick Provincial Returns of Births and Late Registrations, 1810-1906, Eva Lillian Cannon, 18 Feb. 1947, Provincial Archives of New Brunswick, Fredericton, York County, New Brunswick, Canada. PANB microfilm F18769, Code 1882-C-31.

Carl W. Cannon1

M, b. February 1892
FatherJoseph Charles Cannon1 b. 1 Aug 1852, d. 1 Feb 1937
MotherAmelia Coles Crossman1 b. 31 May 1850
ChartsDescendants of Charles Cannon & Keziah Davison
Last Edited21 Oct 2012
Birth*Carl W. Cannon was born in February 1892 in Massachusetts, U.S.A..1 
He was the son of Joseph Charles Cannon and Amelia Coles Crossman.1 
(Witness) Census HeadHouseholdCarl W. Cannon was enumerated on the census of June 1900 in the household of Joseph Charles Cannon in Brockton, Plymouth County, Massachusetts, U.S.A.; included in the household with Joseph (age 46) were his wife Amelia Crossman (age 40), their children William (age 18), Mary (age 16), Carl (age 8) and Earl (age 6). [In this census he declared that he immigrated in 1879, which is incorrect as he and his young family were still in Prince Edward Island for the 1881 census.]1

Citations

  1. [S7525] 1900 US Census, Brockton, Plymouth County, Massachusetts, of Joseph Charles Cannon household #86, June 1900, digital image of census page Roll 674, Page b5A, Enumeration District 1117, Family History Library microfilm 1240674, The National Archives and Records Administration, Washington, D.C., yU.S.A., National Archives and Records Administration.

Carrie Cannon1

F, b. circa 1914
FatherWilliam Henry Cannon1 b. 29 Mar 1862
MotherSusan1 b. c 1885
ChartsDescendants of David Walker & Margaret Hetherington
Descendants of Charles Cannon & Keziah Davison
Last Edited17 Mar 2014
Birth*Carrie Cannon was born circa 1914 in Prince Edward Island, Canada.1 
She was the daughter of William Henry Cannon and Susan.1 
(Witness) Census HeadHouseholdCarrie Cannon was enumerated on the census of 1921 in the household of William Henry Cannon in St. Eleanors, Prince County, Prince Edward Island, Canada; included in the household with Harry (age 59) were his second wife Susan (age 36), their children Earle (age 6), WAlker (age 5) and Carrie (age 7). Harry was a farmer.1

Citations

  1. [S9166] 1921 Canada Census, St. Eleanors, Prince County, Prince Edward Island, of Harry & Susan Cannon household #109, 1921, digital copy of original image LAC Reference Number RG 31, Folder Number 104, Page 10, Library & Archives Canada, 395 Wellington St., Ottawa, Ontario, Canada, Library & Archives Canada.

Cassie Cannon1

F, b. 14 January 1864
FatherOtis Cannon Jr.1 b. 6 Jul 1834, d. 28 Nov 1915
MotherAlmira Smith1 b. 10 Oct 1832
ChartsDescendants of Charles Cannon & Keziah Davison
Last Edited15 May 2013
Birth*Cassie Cannon was born on 14 January 1864 in New Brunswick.1,2 
She was the daughter of Otis Cannon Jr. and Almira Smith.1 
(Witness) Census HeadHouseholdCassie Cannon was enumerated on the census of 1871 in the household of Otis Cannon Jr. in Harvey, Albert County, New Brunswick, Canada; included in the household with Otis Jr. (age 36) were his wife Elmira (age 39), their children Elenora/Leanora (age 13), Edgar (age 9), Cassie (age 7), Avery (age 4), Ada (age 2) & Minnie (age 1), and a likely unrelated Deborah Martin (age 31) and her two children, John (age 1) and Esther (age 1). Otis was a farmer. He was Closed Communion Baptist, his wife and children were Wesleyan Methodists, Deborah Martin & her children were Closed Communion Baptists. Deborah's marital status was not recorded, she was not able to read or write. She was recorded as "A Parish Charge", which probably means that she was not able to care for herself and children, and the parish had taken on the responsibility of caring for her.1
(Witness) Census HeadHouseholdCassie Cannon was enumerated on the census of 1881 in the household of Otis Cannon Jr. in Harvey, Albert County, New Brunswick, Canada; included in the household with Otis (age 46) were his wife Elmira (age 48), their children Edgar (age 19), Avery (age 14), Ada (age 12), Minnie (age 10), Maud (age 8) and Cassie (age 17). Otis and Edgar were farmers. The family religion was Baptist.3
Marriage*Cassie Cannon married Thomas Mark Pearson.4 
(Witness) Census HeadHouseholdCassie Cannon was enumerated on the census of 14 April 1891 in the household of Thomas Mark Pearson in Hopewell, Albert County, New Brunswick, Canada; included in the household with Mark (age 34) were his wife Cassie Cannon (age 27), their daughter Minnie (age 1). Mark was a farmer. The family religion was Baptist.5
(Witness) Census HeadHouseholdCassie Cannon was enumerated on the census of 4 April 1901 in the household of Thomas Mark Pearson in Hopewell, Albert County, New Brunswick, Canada; included in the household with Mark (age 44) were his wife Cassie Cannon (age 37), their children Minnie (age 11), Leslie (age 9), Mary (age 4), Cassie (age 2) and Thomas (age 1). Mark was a farmer. The family religion was Baptist.2

Family

Thomas Mark Pearson b. 17 February 1857
Children

Citations

  1. [S8305] 1871 Canada Census, Harvey, Albert County, New Brunswick, of Otis Cannon Jr. household #107, 1871, digital copy of original image LAC Film C-10394, page 31, Library & Archives Canada, 395 Wellington St., Ottawa, Ontario, Canada, Library & Archives Canada.
  2. [S8343] 1901 Canada Census, Hopewell, Albert County, New Brunswick, of Thomas Mark Pearson household #13, 4 April 1901, digital copy of original image LAC Film T-6428 to T-6556, page 2, Library & Archives Canada, 395 Wellington St., Ottawa, Ontario, Canada, Library & Archives Canada.
  3. [S8323] 1881 Canada Census, Harvey, Albert County, New Brunswick, of Otis Cannon Jr. household #142, 1881, digital copy of original image LAC Film C_13177, page 32, Library & Archives Canada, 395 Wellington St., Ottawa, Ontario, Canada, Library & Archives Canada.
  4. [S8339] New Brunswick Provincial Returns of Births and Late Registrations, 1810-1906, Thomas Edgar Pearson, 12 February 1941, Provincial Archives of New Brunswick, Fredericton, York County, New Brunswick, Canada. PANB microfilm F18901, Code 1900-801586.
  5. [S8344] 1891 Canada Census, Hopewell, Albert County, New Brunswick, of Thomas Mark Pearson household #50, 14 April 1891, digital copy of original image LAC Film T-6297, page 11, Library & Archives Canada, 395 Wellington St., Ottawa, Ontario, Canada, Library & Archives Canada.
  6. [S8342] New Brunswick Provincial Returns of Births and Late Registrations, 1810-1906, Cassie Evelyn Pearson, 12 February 1941, Provincial Archives of New Brunswick, Fredericton, York County, New Brunswick, Canada. PANB microfilm F18792, Code 1898-P-29.
  7. [S8340] New Brunswick Provincial Returns of Births and Late Registrations, 1810-1906, Leslie Mark Pearson, 12 February 1941, Provincial Archives of New Brunswick, Fredericton, York County, New Brunswick, Canada. PANB microfilm F18781, Code 1891-P-22.
  8. [S8341] New Brunswick Provincial Returns of Births and Late Registrations, 1810-1906, Mary Ella Pearson, 12 February 1941, Provincial Archives of New Brunswick, Fredericton, York County, New Brunswick, Canada. PANB microfilm F18790, Code 1897-P-32.

Catherine Myrtle Cannon1

F, b. 21 July 1904, d. 1945
FatherJames Sydney Cannon2 b. 21 Jun 1864, d. 18 Aug 1947
MotherMary Rose Anne Dunn2
ChartsDescendants of Charles Cannon & Keziah Davison
Last Edited17 Apr 2014
Name-ComCatherine Myrtle Cannon is commonly known as Myrtle Cannon.2 
Birth*She was born on 21 July 1904 in residence, Miminegash, Prince County, Prince Edward Island, Canada.1,2 
She was the daughter of James Sydney Cannon and Mary Rose Anne Dunn.2 
BaptismCatherine Myrtle Cannon was baptized on 27 November 1906 in St. Peters Anglican Church, Alberton, Prince County, Prince Edward Island, Canada, 46.81268,-64.06454; the officiating clergyman was R. M. Fenton.1 
(Witness) Census HeadHouseholdShe was enumerated on the census of 1921 in the household of James Sydney Cannon in Dock Road, Elmsdale, Prince County, Prince Edward Island, Canada; included in the household with James (age 55) were his wife Mary (age 35), their children Nelson (age 18), Emily (age 18), Myrtle (age 16), Elotha (age 14), Alexander (age 13), Thomas (age 11), Pearl (age 10), Levinia (age 8), Olive (age 7), Charles (age 5), Hilda (age 3), Elva (age 1) and Viola (age 1 month). James was a farmer, Nelson a labourer. The family religion was declared to be Catholic, although all known baptisms were performed in an Anglican church, and at least two are known to be buried in an Anglican cemetery.2
Marriage*Catherine Myrtle Cannon married Robert Wilfred Smith, son of Wilfred Smith and Gertrude, on 11 July 1922.3 
(Witness) LivingCatherine Myrtle Cannon lived in the household with James Sydney Cannon and Mary Rose Anne Dunn in 1928 in Elmsdale, Prince County, Prince Edward Island, Canada; Included in the household of James & Mary Cannon were their children Nelson, Emily, Myrtle, James, Alexander, Lottie, Thomas, Pearl, Levinia, Olive, Hilda, Viola, Ethyl, Charles and Elmer.4
Death*Catherine Myrtle Cannon died in 1945. 
Burial*She was buried in St. Peters Anglican Cemetery, Alberton, Prince County, Prince Edward Island, Canada. Row next to trees. 

Family

Robert Wilfred Smith b. 25 August 1901, d. 1949

Citations

  1. [S8650] Baptismal Record: Catherine Myrtle Cannon, Record Book 1, Page 119, (1904). Hereinafter cited as Baptismal Record.
  2. [S8649] 1921 Canada Census, Elmsdale, Prince County, Prince Edward Island, of James Cannon household #128, 1921, digital copy of original image LAC Reference Number RG 31, Folder Number 104, Dock Road, Prince County, Prince Edward Island, Page 15., Library & Archives Canada, 395 Wellington St., Ottawa, Ontario, Canada, Library & Archives Canada.
  3. [S9230] Norma McLellan et al., compiler, Goin' to the Corner, Volume 2, Parts I & II (Alberton, Prince Edward Island: Elmsdale and Area Historical Society, 2010), Part 1, p. 345. Hereinafter cited as Goin' to the Corner.
  4. [S8653] M. S. Arniel, compiler, Atlas of Province of Prince Edward Island,, Canada (Winnipeg, Manitoba: published by Hignell Printing Ltd., Reprinted 1990). Hereinafter cited as 1928 Cummins Atlas.

Chandler Cannon1

M, b. 22 April 1840, d. 25 May 1913
FatherWilliam Cannon1 b. 1812, d. 27 Oct 1887
MotherRuxby Copp1 b. c 1815, d. b 1881
ChartsDescendants of Charles Cannon & Keziah Davison
Last Edited8 May 2013
Birth*Chandler Cannon was born on 22 April 1840 in New Brunswick.1,2 
He was the son of William Cannon and Ruxby Copp.1 
(Witness) Census HeadHouseholdChandler Cannon was enumerated on the census of 1851 in the household of William Cannon in Harvey, Albert County, New Brunswick; included in the household with William (age 39) were his wife Ruby/Ruxby Copp (age 36), their children Rebecca (age 14), Chandler (age 11) and Mary Ann (age 8). William was a farmer (proprietor).1
(Witness) Census HeadHouseholdChandler Cannon was enumerated on the census of 1861 in the household of William Cannon in Hillsborough, Albert County, New Brunswick; included in the household with William (age 49) were his wife Ruxby (age 47), their children Chandler (age 21), Ruxby (age 10), Mary Ann (age 19) and Clarissa (age 5). William was a farmer. The family religion was Baptist.3
Census HeadHouseholdChandler Cannon was head of the household in the census of 1871 in Hillsborough, Albert County, New Brunswick, Canada; included in the household with Chandler (age 31) was his wife Lavinia (age 30). Chandler was a farmer. They were both Closed Communion Baptists. In this census they declared themselves to be married, which brings into question the year of their marriage as shown on a public tree on Ancestry.ca, 2 years later.4
1871 Canada Census, Parish of Hillsborough, Albert County, New Brunswick. Household of Chandler Cannon, his wife Lavinia.
Marriage*He married first Lavinia D. Huntley on 16 May 1873 in Coverdale Parish, Albert County, New Brunswick, Canada.4,5,6 
(Witness) Census HeadHouseholdChandler Cannon was enumerated on the census of 1881 in the household of William Cannon in Parish of Hillsborough, Albert County, New Brunswick, Canada; included in the household with William (age 68), now widowed, were his son Chandler (age 41) and his wife Lavinia (age 39). William and Chandler were farmers. The family religion was Baptist.7
Census HeadHousehold*Chandler Cannon was head of the household in the census of 10 April 1891 in Parish of Hillsborough, Albert County, New Brunswick, Canada; included in the household with Chandler (age 48) were his wife Lavinia (age 47), their children Charles (age 7) and Stella (age 1). Chandler was a farmer. The family religion was Baptist.5
1891 Canada Census, Parish of Hillsborough, Albert County, New Brunswick. Household of Chandler Cannon, his wife Lavinia, their children Charles and Stella.
Census HeadHouseholdHe was head of the household in the census of 3 April 1901 in Parish of Hillsborough, Albert County, New Brunswick, Canada; included in the household with Chandler (age 60) were his wife Lavinia (age 59), their son Charles (age 17), and an unrelated lodger, Calvin Reid (age 72). Chandler was a farmer, Charles a farmer's son. The family religion was Baptist.2
1901 Canada Census, Parish of Hillsborough, Albert County, New Brunswick. Household of Chandler Cannon, his wife Lavinia, their son Charles, and an unrelated lodger.
Marriage*He married second Melinda Dunham on 20 February 1907 in Albert County, New Brunswick, Canada, they were married by license. Chandler was 65 years of age, widowed, a farmer, Baptist, living in Harvey, Albert County. Melinda was 45 years of age, a widow, Baptist, living in Kent County.8 
Death*Chandler Cannon died on 25 May 1913 in Albert County, New Brunswick, Canada, at age 73.6 

Family 1

Lavinia D. Huntley b. 7 November 1841, d. 26 April 1906
Children

Family 2

Melinda Dunham b. circa 1862

Citations

  1. [S8294] 1851 Canada Census, Harvey, Albert County, New Brunswick, household of William Cannon, 1851, digital copy of original image LAC Film C_994, Library & Archives Canada, 395 Wellington St., Ottawa, Ontario, Canada, Library & Archives Canada.
  2. [S8307] 1901 Canada Census, Hillsborough, Albert County, New Brunswick, household #2 of Chandler Cannon, 3 April 1891, digital copy of original image LAC Film T-6428 to T-6556, page 1, Library & Archives Canada, 395 Wellington St., Ottawa, Ontario, Canada, Library & Archives Canada.
  3. [S8312] 1861 Canada Census, Hillsborough, Albert County, New Brunswick, household of William Cannon, 1861, digital copy of original image LAC Film C_999, page 75, number 1013, Library & Archives Canada, 395 Wellington St., Ottawa, Ontario, Canada, Library & Archives Canada.
  4. [S8314] 1871 Canada Census, Hillsborough, Albert County, New Brunswick, of Chandler Cannon household #61, 1871, digital copy of original image LAC Film C_10394, page 19, Library & Archives Canada, 395 Wellington St., Ottawa, Ontario, Canada, Library & Archives Canada.
  5. [S8306] 1891 Canada Census, Hillsborough, Albert County, New Brunswick, household #53 of Chandler Cannon, 10 April 1891, digital copy of original image LAC Film T-6297, page 13, Library & Archives Canada, 395 Wellington St., Ottawa, Ontario, Canada, Library & Archives Canada.
  6. [S8308] Ancestry.com - Public Tree - Lavinia D. Huntley, online http://trees.ancestry.ca/tree/7647559/person/-1059939383. Hereinafter cited as Ancestry.com - Public Tree - Lavinia D. Huntley.
  7. [S8309] 1881 Canada Census, Hillsborough, Albert County, New Brunswick, household #39 of William Cannon, 1881, digital copy of original image LAC Film C_13177, page 10, Library & Archives Canada, 395 Wellington St., Ottawa, Ontario, Canada, Library & Archives Canada.
  8. [S8310] Chandler Cannon & Melinda Smith, (20 February 1907), Marriage Registration, Albert County, New Brunswick, PANB microfilm F15925, Code B4/1907, Number 1362 , unknown manuscript info. Hereinafter cited as Marriage Registration.

Charles Cannon1

M, b. 4 November 1750, d. 1822
ChartsAncestors of David Arthur Walker
Descendants of Charles Cannon & Keziah Davison
Last Edited15 Apr 2009
Birth*Charles Cannon was born on 4 November 1750 in Halifax, Nova Scotia.1 
Marriage*He married Keziah Davison, daughter of Jonathan Davison and Hannah Billings, in 1775 in Nova Scotia.1,2 
Death*Charles Cannon died in 1822 in St. Eleanors, Prince County, Prince Edward Island.1 

Family

Keziah Davison b. 30 July 1755, d. 1822
Children

Citations

  1. [S2331] Descendants of Charles Cannon & Keziah Davison, online www.islandregister.com/cannon1.html, Don Cannon. Hereinafter cited as Descendants of Charles Cannon & Keziah Davison.
  2. [S2504] Ancestry.ca - Keziah Davison - Family Data Collection - Individual Records, online www.ancestry.ca. Hereinafter cited as Ancestry.ca - Keziah Davison - Family Data Collection - Individual Records.

Charles Cannon1

M, b. 1789, d. 7 October 1829
FatherCharles Cannon1 b. 4 Nov 1750, d. 1822
MotherKeziah Davison1 b. 30 Jul 1755, d. 1822
ChartsDescendants of Charles Cannon & Keziah Davison
Last Edited2 Dec 2012
Birth*Charles Cannon was born in 1789 in Nova Scotia.1 
He was the son of Charles Cannon and Keziah Davison.1 
Death*Charles Cannon died on 7 October 1829 in New Horton, Albert County, New Brunswick, 45.66861,-64.72672.1 

Citations

  1. [S2331] Descendants of Charles Cannon & Keziah Davison, online www.islandregister.com/cannon1.html, Don Cannon. Hereinafter cited as Descendants of Charles Cannon & Keziah Davison.

Charles Cannon1

M, b. 19 March 1814, d. 17 March 1898
FatherNelson Cannon1 b. 1793
MotherMrs. Lane1
ChartsDescendants of Charles Cannon & Keziah Davison
Last Edited17 Apr 2014
Birth*Charles Cannon was born on 19 March 1814 in Richmond, Prince County, Prince Edward Island.1 
He was the son of Nelson Cannon and Mrs. Lane.1 
Marriage*Charles Cannon married Mary Townsend Rayner, daughter of Edward Rayner of Travellers Rest and Mary Watson, on 18 January 1838 in Richmond Parish, Prince County, Prince Edward Island; "Charles Cannon (B) and Mary Rayner (S) were married by license the 18th Jany. 1838. In the presence of William Rayner and Frederick Cannon." [Charles was a nephew of Frederick Cannon.] They were married by A. V. G. Wiggins, recorded 24 July 1838.2
Marriage Record, Charles Cannon and Mary Townsend Rayner, 18 January 1838. Image courtesy of www.familysearch.org (LDS).
AltMarrAn alternate marriage date is on 21 January 1837.1,3 
(Witness) MarriageCharles Cannon witnessed the marriage of Susanna (Susannah) Wallace and Samuel Cannon on 31 January 1843 in Richmond Parish, Prince County, Prince Edward Island;
Samuel Cannon (B)
Susanna Wallace (S)
Married by license 31 Jan 1843, by Rev. A.V.G. Wiggins.
Witnesses Charles Cannon & William Tindall. Married by A.V.G. Wiggins. Recorded 14 Feb. 1844, R. Hodgson, Surrogate. (Marriage Book #2, 1839-1844, p. 293). They had ten children.4,5
Census HeadHousehold*Charles Cannon was head of the household in the census of 1881 in Lot 3, Prince County, Prince Edward Island, Canada; included in the household with Charles (age 66) were his wife Mary Townsend Rayner (age 44), their son Isaac (age 35), his wife Martha Ann Ford (age 34), Isaac's brother William (Age 21), children of Isaac and Martha, Mary (age 9), Samuel (age 7), Charles (age 5) and Silas (age 1). Also in the household was Margaret Henry (age 28), a servant, and her daughter Margaret Ann Henry (age 7 months). Charles, Isaac and William were farmers. The Cannon family members were Methodists, margaret Henry and her daughter were Presbyterian.6
1881 Canada Census, Lot 3, Prince County, Prince Edward Island. Household of Charles Cannon, his wife Mary Townsend Rayner, their son Isaac, his wife Martha Ann Ford, their children Mary, Samuel, Charles and Silas, Isaac's brother William, and Margaret Henry with her daughter Margaret Ann Henry.
Death*He died on 17 March 1898 at age 83.1 
Burial*He was buried in Woodlawn Cemetery, Alberton, Prince County, Prince Edward Island, Canada, 46.80973,-64.07230.
Inscription: In / Memory of / Charles Cannon / Died / Mar. 17, 1898. / AEt. 84 / - / Gone but not / forgotten. | Also / his wife / Mary Cannon / Died / Oct. 2, 1900 / AEt. 85 / - / Gone but not / forgotten.3
Tombstone for Charles Cannon (1814-1898) and Mary Rayner (1815-1900). Woodlawn Cemetery, Alberton, Prince County, Prince Edward Island, Canada.
Inscription detail.

Family

Mary Townsend Rayner b. 14 January 1816, d. 2 October 1900
Children

Citations

  1. [S2331] Descendants of Charles Cannon & Keziah Davison, online www.islandregister.com/cannon1.html, Don Cannon. Hereinafter cited as Descendants of Charles Cannon & Keziah Davison.
  2. [S5155] Charles Cannon & Mary Rayner marriage, 18 January 1838, in Richmond Register Book for the Parish of Richmond, Prince County, 1821-1866: unknown manuscript info, Church of Latter Day Saints, www.familysearch.org, Salt Lake City, Utah, U.S.A.. Hereinafter cited as Richmond Register Book for the Parish of Richmond, Prince County, 1821-1866.
  3. [S3767] Charles Cannon (1814-1898) Marker Inscription; David A. Walker, 20 August 2009.
  4. [S2225] Samuel Cannon & Susanna Wallace marriage, 31 Jan. 1843, PARO, Public Archives and Records Office of Prince Edward Island, Charlottetown, Queens County, Prince Edward Island, Canada, 46.23533,-63.12547. Marriage Book #2, 1839-1844, p. 293.
  5. [S1345] Roy Ashley Wallace, compiler, Preserving the Wallace Family 1758-1988 (Prince Edward Island, Canada: Privately published, after 1988). Hereinafter cited as Preserving the Wallace Family 1758-1988.
  6. [S4709] 1881 Microfilm, Library & Archives Canada, 395 Wellington St., Ottawa, Ontario, Canada, Lot 3, Prince County, Prince Edward Island, Library & Archives Canada Roll C_13162, Page 44, Family No. 180.
  7. [S5001] Baptismal Index, PARO, Charlottetown, P.E.I. - Baptismal Record - Emily Cannon, Anglican Church, Richmond, Prince County, Prince Edward Island. Book #1, Page 148.. Hereinafter cited as Baptismal Index, PARO, Charlottetown, P.E.I. - Baptismal Record - Emily Cannon.
  8. [S4997] Baptismal Index, PARO, Charlottetown, P.E.I. - Baptismal Record - Joseph Charles Cannon, St. James Anglican Church, Port Hill, Prince County, Prince Edward Island. Book #1, Page 22.. Hereinafter cited as Baptismal Index, PARO, Charlottetown, P.E.I. - Baptismal Record - Joseph Charles Cannon.
  9. [S4710] Baptismal Index, PARO, Charlottetown, P.E.I. - Baptismal Record - William Edward Cannon, St. Peter's Anglican Church, Alberton, Prince County, Prince Edward Island, Book 1, p. 6.. Hereinafter cited as Baptismal Index, PARO, Charlottetown, P.E.I. - Baptismal Record - William Edward Cannon.
  10. [S4996] Baptismal Index, PARO, Charlottetown, P.E.I. - Baptismal Record - Thomas Cannon, St. Peter's Anglican Church, Alberton, Prince County, Prince Edward Island. Book #1, Page 8.. Hereinafter cited as Baptismal Index, PARO, Charlottetown, P.E.I. - Baptismal Record - Thomas Cannon.

Charles Cannon1

M, b. 19 November 1875
FatherIsaac Cannon1 b. 27 Jan 1846, d. 21 May 1914
MotherMartha Ann Ford1 b. 1849, d. 17 Feb 1935
ChartsDescendants of Charles Cannon & Keziah Davison
Last Edited17 Nov 2010
Birth*Charles Cannon was born on 19 November 1875 in Kildare Capes, Prince County, Prince Edward Island, Canada, 46.901019,-63.981860.1 
He was the son of Isaac Cannon and Martha Ann Ford.1 
BaptismCharles Cannon was baptized on 3 April 1876 in United Church, Alberton, Prince County, Prince Edward Island, Canada; the officiating clergyman was A. Lucas.1 
(Witness) Census HeadHouseholdHe was enumerated on the census of 1881 in the household of Charles Cannon in Lot 3, Prince County, Prince Edward Island, Canada; included in the household with Charles (age 66) were his wife Mary Townsend Rayner (age 44), their son Isaac (age 35), his wife Martha Ann Ford (age 34), Isaac's brother William (Age 21), children of Isaac and Martha, Mary (age 9), Samuel (age 7), Charles (age 5) and Silas (age 1). Also in the household was Margaret Henry (age 28), a servant, and her daughter Margaret Ann Henry (age 7 months). Charles, Isaac and William were farmers. The Cannon family members were Methodists, margaret Henry and her daughter were Presbyterian.2

Citations

  1. [S4705] Baptismal Index, PARO, Charlottetown, P.E.I. - Baptismal Record - Charles Cannon, United Church, Alberton, Prince County, Prince Edward Island, Book 1, p. 19.. Hereinafter cited as Baptismal Index, PARO, Charlottetown, P.E.I. - Baptismal Record - Charles Cannon.
  2. [S4709] 1881 Microfilm, Library & Archives Canada, 395 Wellington St., Ottawa, Ontario, Canada, Lot 3, Prince County, Prince Edward Island, Library & Archives Canada Roll C_13162, Page 44, Family No. 180.

Charles Cannon

M, b. 13 January 1836
FatherFrederick Cannon b. 1789, d. 6 Nov 1876
MotherMary Lyons
ChartsDescendants of Charles Cannon & Keziah Davison
Last Edited17 Apr 2014
Birth*Charles Cannon was born on 13 January 1836 in Richmond Mills (now North St. Eleanors), Prince County, Prince Edward Island.1,2 
He was the son of Frederick Cannon and Mary Lyons
Alt-BirthAn alternate birth date is in 1829 in Prince Edward Island.3 
Alt-Birth2Another alternate birth date is circa 1842 in Prince Edward Island.4 
Marriage*Charles Cannon married Mary Ann Munn.3 
Census HeadHousehold*Charles Cannon was head of the household in the census of 1881 in Lot 3, Prince County, Prince Edward Island, Canada; included in the household with Charles (age 39) were his wife Mary Ann (age 36), children Thomas (age 18), James (age 16), Nelson (age 14), Edgar (age 11) and Hammond/Ammon (age 7). There was also a household servant. Charles and son Thomas were farmers. The family religion was Anglican.4
1881 Canada Census, Lot 3, Prince Edward Island. Household of Charles Cannon, his wife Mary Ann Munn, their children Thomas, James, Nelson, Edgar & Hammond, and Eliza Ann Smith, a servant.
Census HeadHouseholdHe was head of the household in the census of 24 April 1891 in Lot 3, Prince County, Prince Edward Island, Canada; included in the household with Charles (age 52) were his sons Thomas (age 26) & Edgar (age 20), and a granddaughter Fannie (age 2). Parents of Fannie are not known at this time; she is possibly an illegitimate child of Thomas (ref. baptism record for a Frances Cannon,1889), parents recorded as Thomas Cannon and Catherine McInnis. Marital status for Charles was recorded as married, yet his wife was not enumerated; by the 1901 census he was a widower. Charles and Edgar were farmers, Thomas a house carpenter. There were also two lodgers, Eliza A. Smith (age 53) and George W. Smith (20), presumably mother & son. The household religion was Anglican. Their house was described as wooden, 1 story and 4 rooms.5
1891 Canada Census, Lot 3, Prince Edward Island. Household of Charles Cannon, his sons Thomas and Edgar, a granddaughter Fannie, and two lodgers.
Census HeadHouseholdHe was head of the household in the census of 1901 in Lot 3, Prince County, Prince Edward Island, Canada; for the first time his marital status was recorded as widowed. Included in the household with Charles (age 63) were his son Thomas (age 41), his wife Annie (age 31), their children Ida May (age 6), Annie (age 4) & William (age 2), and Charles's other son Edgar (age 32). Charles, Thomas and Edgar were farmers. The household religion was Anglican.1
1901 Canada Census, Lot 3, Prince Edward Island. Household of Charles Cannon, his son Thomas, his wife Annie, their children Ida May, Annie & William, and Charles's other son Edgar.

Family

Mary Ann Munn b. circa 1845, d. before 1901
Children

Citations

  1. [S6519] 1901 Canada Census - Charles Cannon, Household #44, 1901, Microfilm page 6, Lot 3, Prince County, Prince Edward Island, Library & Archives Canada, 395 Wellington St., Ottawa, Ontario, Canada, Library & Archives Canada.
  2. [S9230] Norma McLellan et al., compiler, Goin' to the Corner, Volume 2, Parts I & II (Alberton, Prince Edward Island: Elmsdale and Area Historical Society, 2010), Part 1, p. 344. Hereinafter cited as Goin' to the Corner.
  3. [S2331] Descendants of Charles Cannon & Keziah Davison, online www.islandregister.com/cannon1.html, Don Cannon. Hereinafter cited as Descendants of Charles Cannon & Keziah Davison.
  4. [S6517] 1881 Canada Census - Charles Cannon & Mary Ann Munn, Household #83, 1881, Microfilm Roll C_13162, page 21, Lot 3, Prince County, Prince Edward Island, Library & Archives Canada, 395 Wellington St., Ottawa, Ontario, Canada, Library & Archives Canada.
  5. [S6518] 1891 Canada Census - Charles Cannon, Household #179, 2 May 1891, Microfilm Roll T-6382, page 47, Lot 3, Prince County, Prince Edward Island, Library & Archives Canada, 395 Wellington St., Ottawa, Ontario, Canada, Library & Archives Canada.
  6. [S6525] Baptismal Record - baby Cannon, Prince Edward Island Baptismal Index, St. James Presbyterian Church, Charlottetown, Prince Edward Island, Book 1, Page 27. Hereinafter cited as Baptismal Record - baby Cannon.
  7. [S4998] Baptismal Index, PARO, Charlottetown, P.E.I. - Baptismal Record - Jannet Josephine Cannon, St. Peter's Anglican Church, Alberton, Prince County, Prince Edward Island. Book #1, Page 16.. Hereinafter cited as Baptismal Index, PARO, Charlottetown, P.E.I. - Baptismal Record - Jannet Josephine Cannon.
  8. [S6529] Baptism Record - James Sydney Cannon, St. Peters Anglican Church, Alberton, Prince Edward Island, Record Book 1, Page 23, (11 November 1866). Hereinafter cited as Baptism Record - James Sydney Cannon.
  9. [S6528] Baptism Record - Frederick Nelson Cannon, St. Peters Anglican Church, Alberton, Prince Edward Island, Record Book 1, Page 23, (11 November 1866). Hereinafter cited as Baptism Record - Frederick Nelson Cannon.
  10. [S6527] Baptism Record - Edgar Alonso Cannon, St. Peters Anglican Church, Alberton, Prince Edward Island, Record Book 1, Page 30, (15 August 1869). Hereinafter cited as Baptism Record - Edgar Alonso Cannon.

Charles Cannon1

M, b. 25 June 1836
FatherGeorge Cannon1 b. 1 Jan 1800, d. 24 Aug 1901
MotherSarah Horan1 b. 1809, d. 10 Sep 1899
ChartsDescendants of Charles Cannon & Keziah Davison
Last Edited20 Aug 2012
BaptismCharles Cannon was baptized on 25 June 1836 in St. John's Anglican Church, St. Eleanors, Prince County, Prince Edward Island; the officiating clergyman was Rev. A.V.G. Wiggins.1 
Birth*He was born on 25 June 1836 in St. Eleanors, Prince County, Prince Edward Island; "George and Charles Cannon, twin sons of George Cannon of St. Eleanors, and Sarah Horan his wife, born 25th June 1836, bapt. same day. A.V.G. Wiggins."1 
He was the son of George Cannon and Sarah Horan.1 
Burial*Charles Cannon was buried on 10 July 1836 He died about a week after his twin brother George. He is likely buried in St. John's Anglican Church Cemetery, St. Eleanors, P.E.I., but there is no stone.2 

Citations

  1. [S5150] Birth Record - Charles Cannon, Acc. 2630, Richmond Register Book for the Parish of Richmond, Prince County, 1821-1866. Hereinafter cited as Birth Record - Charles Cannon.
  2. [S5151] Acc. 2630, Richmond Register Book for the Parish of Richmond, Prince County, 1821-1866, Burial Record - Charles Cannon. Hereinafter cited as Burial Record - Charles Cannon.

Charles Cannon1

M
Last Edited28 Mar 2012
Marriage*Charles Cannon married Elizabeth Rayner.1 

Family

Elizabeth Rayner
Child

Citations

  1. [S6898] Prince Edward Island Baptism Card Index, 1771-1885, Calahan-Condon, Image #1903, Church of England, Richmond, Prince County, Prince Edward Island, Record Book 1, Page 163, (Martha Cannon, 28 April 1844). Hereinafter cited as Baptism Index, Familysearch.org.

Charles Cannon1

M, b. 9 September 1883
FatherChandler Cannon1 b. 22 Apr 1840, d. 25 May 1913
MotherLavinia D. Huntley1 b. 7 Nov 1841, d. 26 Apr 1906
ChartsDescendants of Charles Cannon & Keziah Davison
Last Edited8 May 2013
Birth*Charles Cannon was born on 9 September 1883 in New Brunswick, Canada.1,2 
He was the son of Chandler Cannon and Lavinia D. Huntley.1 
(Witness) Census HeadHouseholdCharles Cannon was enumerated on the census of 10 April 1891 in the household of Chandler Cannon in Parish of Hillsborough, Albert County, New Brunswick, Canada; included in the household with Chandler (age 48) were his wife Lavinia (age 47), their children Charles (age 7) and Stella (age 1). Chandler was a farmer. The family religion was Baptist.1
(Witness) Census HeadHouseholdCharles Cannon was enumerated on the census of 3 April 1901 in the household of Chandler Cannon in Parish of Hillsborough, Albert County, New Brunswick, Canada; included in the household with Chandler (age 60) were his wife Lavinia (age 59), their son Charles (age 17), and an unrelated lodger, Calvin Reid (age 72). Chandler was a farmer, Charles a farmer's son. The family religion was Baptist.2

Citations

  1. [S8306] 1891 Canada Census, Hillsborough, Albert County, New Brunswick, household #53 of Chandler Cannon, 10 April 1891, digital copy of original image LAC Film T-6297, page 13, Library & Archives Canada, 395 Wellington St., Ottawa, Ontario, Canada, Library & Archives Canada.
  2. [S8307] 1901 Canada Census, Hillsborough, Albert County, New Brunswick, household #2 of Chandler Cannon, 3 April 1891, digital copy of original image LAC Film T-6428 to T-6556, page 1, Library & Archives Canada, 395 Wellington St., Ottawa, Ontario, Canada, Library & Archives Canada.

Charles Cannon1

M, b. 8 May 1916, d. 2004
FatherJames Sydney Cannon1 b. 21 Jun 1864, d. 18 Aug 1947
MotherMary Rose Anne Dunn1
ChartsDescendants of Charles Cannon & Keziah Davison
Last Edited21 Apr 2014
Name-ComCharles Cannon is commonly known as Charlie Cannon.2 
Birth*He was born on 8 May 1916 in residence, Elmsdale, Prince County, Prince Edward Island, Canada.1 
He was the son of James Sydney Cannon and Mary Rose Anne Dunn.1 
BaptismCharles Cannon was baptized on 2 August 1918 in St. Peters Anglican Church, Alberton, Prince County, Prince Edward Island, Canada, 46.81855,-64.05901; the officiating clergyman was Ernest C. Wood.1 
(Witness) Census HeadHouseholdHe was enumerated on the census of 1921 in the household of James Sydney Cannon in Dock Road, Elmsdale, Prince County, Prince Edward Island, Canada; included in the household with James (age 55) were his wife Mary (age 35), their children Nelson (age 18), Emily (age 18), Myrtle (age 16), Elotha (age 14), Alexander (age 13), Thomas (age 11), Pearl (age 10), Levinia (age 8), Olive (age 7), Charles (age 5), Hilda (age 3), Elva (age 1) and Viola (age 1 month). James was a farmer, Nelson a labourer. The family religion was declared to be Catholic, although all known baptisms were performed in an Anglican church, and at least two are known to be buried in an Anglican cemetery.3
(Witness) LivingCharles Cannon lived in the household with James Sydney Cannon and Mary Rose Anne Dunn in 1928 in Elmsdale, Prince County, Prince Edward Island, Canada; Included in the household of James & Mary Cannon were their children Nelson, Emily, Myrtle, James, Alexander, Lottie, Thomas, Pearl, Levinia, Olive, Hilda, Viola, Ethyl, Charles and Elmer.4
Moved*Charles Cannon moved to McAdam, York County, New Brunswick, Canada.2  
MovedHe moved to Saint John, New Brunswick, Canada, in 1954; he was still living in Saint John in 1984. In his latter years he was cared for by his niece Wanita and her husband Wendell Henderson in Perth-Andover, Victoria County, New Brunswick.2 
Death*He died in 2004.5 
Burial*He was buried in Holy Trinity Anglican Church Cemetery, Alma, Prince County, Prince Edward Island, Canada, 46.86408,-64.10672.
Inscription: Uncle / Charles Cannon / 1916 - 2004 / Son of / James & Mary Cannon.5
Tombstone, Charles Cannon (1916-2004). Holy Trinity Anglican Church Cemetery, Alma, Prince County, Prince Edward Island, Canada.

Citations

  1. [S8582] Baptismal Index, PARO, Charlottetown, Prince Edward Island, St. Peter's Anglican Church, Alberton, Prince County, Prince Edward Island, Record Book 2, Pages 29-30, (2 August 1918). Hereinafter cited as PARO Baptismal Index.
  2. [S9230] Norma McLellan et al., compiler, Goin' to the Corner, Volume 2, Parts I & II (Alberton, Prince Edward Island: Elmsdale and Area Historical Society, 2010), page 346. Hereinafter cited as Goin' to the Corner.
  3. [S8649] 1921 Canada Census, Elmsdale, Prince County, Prince Edward Island, of James Cannon household #128, 1921, digital copy of original image LAC Reference Number RG 31, Folder Number 104, Dock Road, Prince County, Prince Edward Island, Page 15., Library & Archives Canada, 395 Wellington St., Ottawa, Ontario, Canada, Library & Archives Canada.
  4. [S8653] M. S. Arniel, compiler, Atlas of Province of Prince Edward Island,, Canada (Winnipeg, Manitoba: published by Hignell Printing Ltd., Reprinted 1990). Hereinafter cited as 1928 Cummins Atlas.
  5. [S8583] Cemetery tombstone, Holy Trinity Anglican Cemetery, Alma, Prince County, Prince Edward Island, Charles Cannon marker inscription; read by David A. Walker, 24 October 2013.

Charles Enis Cannon1

M, b. circa 1878
FatherJoseph Charles Cannon1 b. 1 Aug 1852, d. 1 Feb 1937
MotherAmelia Coles Crossman1 b. 31 May 1850
ChartsDescendants of Charles Cannon & Keziah Davison
Last Edited21 Oct 2012
Birth*Charles Enis Cannon was born circa 1878 in Prince Edward Island, Canada.1 
He was the son of Joseph Charles Cannon and Amelia Coles Crossman.1 
(Witness) Census HeadHouseholdCharles Enis Cannon was enumerated on the census of 1881 in the household of Joseph Charles Cannon in Lot 3, Prince County, Prince Edward Island, Canada; included in the household with Joseph (age 26) were his wife Amelia Crossman (age 22), their children Charles Enos (age 3) and Sarah (age 1). Joseph was a farm labourer. The family religion was Methodist.1

Citations

  1. [S7524] 1881 Canada Census, Lot 3, Prince County, Prince Edward Island, of Joseph Charles Cannon household #210, 1881, digital image of census page Roll C_13162, Library & Archives Canada, Library & Archives Canada, 395 Wellington St., Ottawa, Ontario, Canada, Library & Archives Canada.

Charles Watson Cannon1

M, b. 2 July 1886
FatherSamuel C. Cannon2 b. 17 Dec 1847
MotherAdelaide Rowena Williams2 b. 9 May 1856
ChartsDescendants of William Wallace
Descendants of Charles Cannon & Keziah Davison
Last Edited10 Oct 2012
Name-ComCharles Watson Cannon is commonly known as Charles Cannon.2,3 
Birth*He was born on 2 July 1886 in Tyne Valley, Prince County, Prince Edward Island, Canada.1,2 
He was the son of Samuel C. Cannon and Adelaide Rowena Williams.2 
BaptismCharles Watson Cannon was baptized on 2 September 1886 in United Church, Bideford, Prince County, Prince Edward Island, Canada, 46.60546,-63.91452; the officiating clergyman was Edward Bell.1 
(Witness) Census HeadHouseholdHe was enumerated on the census of 24 April 1891 in the household of Samuel C. Cannon in Lot 13, Prince County, Prince Edward Island, Canada; included in the household with Samuel (age 41) were his wife Adelaide (age 33), children Herbert (age 13), Fannie (age 12), Emily (age 9), Uriah (age 7) and Charles (age 5). Samuel's occupation was shoemaker. The family religion was Free Church.2
(Witness) ImmigrationCharles Watson Cannon immigrated with Samuel C. Cannon and Adelaide Rowena Williams to Massachusetts, U.S.A., in 1893; children Emily, Uriah, Charles and Lulu accompanied their parents to Massachusetts.4 
(Witness) Census HeadHouseholdCharles Watson Cannon was enumerated on the census of 2 June 1900 in the household of Samuel C. Cannon in Brockton, Plymouth County, Massachusetts, U.S.A.; included in the household with Samuel (age 51) were his wife Addie (age 42), children Emily (age 18), Uriah (age 16), Charles (age 14) and Lulu (age 9). Occupations were recorded as, Samuel "Edge Trimmer", Emily "Waiter Restaurant", Uriah "Ties up Boxes", Charles and Lulu both "At School".4
(Witness) Census HeadHouseholdCharles Watson Cannon was enumerated on the census of 7 May 1910 in the household of Samuel C. Cannon in Holbrook, Norfolk County, Massachusetts, U.S.A.; included in the household with Samuel (age 63) were his wife Adelaide Williams (age 52), children Charles (age 23), Lulu (age 18), Uriah (age 25), his wife Nellie Bernard (age 24), their daughter Hazel (age 11 months). Samuel was no longer working. Uriah was a salesman in a provisions store, Charles was a box maker in a shoe box factory and Lulu was a saleswoman in an ice cream store.3

Citations

  1. [S7463] Baptism Record, Charles Watson Cannon, United Church, Bideford, Prince County, Prince Edward Island, Record Book 1, Page 3, (2 September 1886). Hereinafter cited as Baptism, Charles W. Cannon.
  2. [S7459] 24 April, 1891 digital image from microfilm, Library & Archives Canada, 395 Wellington St., Ottawa, Ontario, Canada, Library & Archives Canada Library & Archives Canada, Roll T-6383, Page 28, Family No. 6, Samuel Cannon household.
  3. [S7465] 7 May 1910 digital image from microfilm, http://www.ancestry.ca, Ancestry.ca The National Archives & Records Administration, Roll T624_608, Page 24B, Enumeration District 1111, Image 1137, Family History microfilm 1374621, household #46, of Samuel Cannon household.
  4. [S7464] 2 June 1900 digital image from microfilm, http://www.ancestry.ca, Ancestry.ca The National Archives & Records Administration, Family History microfilm 1240673, household #46, of Samuel Cannon household.

Charlotte Cannon1

F, b. 14 February 1822, d. 3 January 1909
FatherGeorge Cannon1 b. c 1777, d. 3 Jul 1861
MotherElizabeth Hiscock1 b. c 1778, d. 2 May 1851
ChartsDescendants of Charles Cannon & Keziah Davison
Last Edited2 Mar 2014
Birth*Charlotte Cannon was born on 14 February 1822 in Lot 17, Prince County, Prince Edward Island.1 
She was the daughter of George Cannon and Elizabeth Hiscock.1 
BaptismCharlotte Cannon was baptized on 21 March 1824 in Richmond Parish Church, Richmond, Prince County, Prince Edward Island; the officating clergyman was Rev. J.C. Jenkins.2 
Marriage*She married James Howards on 22 January 1847 in Church of England, Richmond Parish, Prince County, Prince Edward Island; they were married "under License from the Lieutenant Governor", by Rev. A.V.G. Wiggins, recorded 5 July 1848. Witnesses were George Cannon and John Cannon. James was a widower when he married Charlotte.3,4
Marriage Registration, James Howards & Charlotte Cannon.
Death*Charlotte Cannon died on 3 January 1909 in Cornwall, Queens County, Prince Edward Island, Canada, at age 86; Obituary: "Cornwall lost an old and esteemed resident on Sunday when Mrs. Charlotte Howard passed away. Mrs. Howard was the widow of James Howard and was formerly Miss Cannon of St. Eleanors. Joseph Cannon of Ellerslie is a nephew, and Rev. E. S. Weeks a grandson. Mrs. Howard had reached the ripe age of 86 years when called away."5,4 
Burial*She was buried in United Church Cemetery, Cornwall, Queens County, Prince Edward Island, Canada.4 

Family

James Howards

Citations

  1. [S3513] Richmond Parish Church, Richmond, Prince County, Prince Edward Island, Book 1, Page 11, Prince Edward Island Baptismal Index: Charlotte Cannon, (21 March 1824) . Hereinafter cited as Baptismal Record: Charlotte Cannon.
  2. [S3514] Church of England, Richmond, Prince County, Prince Edward Island, Book 1, Page 136, Prince Edward Island Baptismal Index: Charlotte Cannon, (29 September 1839) . Hereinafter cited as Baptismal Record: Charlotte Cannon.
  3. [S6910] Unknown spouses' names, (22 January 1847), Prince Edward Island Marriage Registers, 1832-1888 (1844-1850), Page 368, Image 189, James Howards & Charlotte Cannon , unknown manuscript info. Hereinafter cited as Prince Edward Island Marriage Registers.
  4. [S2331] Descendants of Charles Cannon & Keziah Davison, online www.islandregister.com/cannon1.html, Don Cannon. Hereinafter cited as Descendants of Charles Cannon & Keziah Davison.
  5. [S9080] Death - Howard, Mrs. James [nee Charlotte Cannon], Summerside Journal, Summerside, published 6 January 1909, page 5, col. 1. Hereinafter cited as the Journal.

Charlotte Beatrice Cannon1

F, b. circa 1886
FatherJohn M. Cannon2 b. 7 Apr 1851, d. 3 Nov 1947
MotherLucinda A. Pulsifer2 b. c 1856, d. 16 Jul 1889
ChartsDescendants of Charles Cannon & Keziah Davison
Last Edited26 Jun 2013
Name-ComalsoCharlotte Beatrice Cannon is also commonly known as Lottie.1,3 
Name-ComShe is commonly known as Charlotte Cannon.2 
Birth*She was born circa 1886 in Riverside, Albert County, New Brunswick, Canada.2 
She was the daughter of John M. Cannon and Lucinda A. Pulsifer.2 
(Witness) Census HeadHouseholdCharlotte Beatrice Cannon was enumerated on the census of 20 April 1891 in the household of John M. Cannon in Hopewell, Albert County, New Brunswick, Canada; included in the household with John (age 40), now widowed, were his children Frederick (age 10), Lottie (age 5), Amanda (age 3) and John (age 1). John was a plasterer and brick layer. The family religion was Baptist. Also in the household were Henry A. Peck, Eva Pulsifer (John's sister-in-law from his second marriage), Howard Stevens and Susan Stevens.3
(Witness) MarriageCharlotte Beatrice Cannon witnessed the marriage of Amanda May Cannon and John Chipman Brewster on 28 May 1912 in Harvey, Albert County, New Brunswick, Canada; they were married by license. John was a bachelor, sea-man, Baptist, living in Harvey, Albert County, New Brunswick. Amanda May was a spinster, Baptist, also living in Harvey. Witnesses were Charlotte B. Cannon (her sister) of Alma and John W. Cannon (her father) of New Horton.4 
Marriage*Charlotte Beatrice Cannon married Vernon William Brewster, son of William Brewster and Sarah, on 29 June 1912 in Baptist Parsonage, Alma, Albert County, New Brunswick, Canada; they were married by license. Vernon was 33 years old, a widower, carpenter, Baptist, living in Harvey, Albert County, New Brunswick. Charlotte was 26 years old, a spinster, Baptist, living in Alma, Albert County, New Brunswick.2 

Family

Vernon William Brewster b. circa 1879
Child

Citations

  1. [S8405] Anne Elizabeth Brewster, digital copy of original PANB microfilm F23904, Code 1913-800312 (filed 29 March 1956), Provincial Archives of New Brunswick, Fredericton, York County, New Brunswick, Canada.
  2. [S8404] Vernon Brewster & Charlotte Cannon, (29 June 1912), Marriage Registration, PANB film F15946, Code B4/1912 , Number 1284. Hereinafter cited as Marriage Registration.
  3. [S8430] 1891 Canada Census, Hopewell, Albert County, New Brunswick, of John M. Cannon Household #118, 20 April 1891, Microfilm LAC Roll T-6297, page 23, Library & Archives Canada, 395 Wellington St., Ottawa, Ontario, Canada, Library & Archives Canada.
  4. [S8403] John Chipman Brewster & Amanda May Cannon, (28 May 1912), Marriage Registration, PANB film F15946, Code B4/1912 , Number 1283. Hereinafter cited as Marriage Registration.

Charlotte L. J. Cannon1,2

F, b. 12 August 1839, d. 4 December 1881
FatherFrederick Cannon1 b. 1789, d. 6 Nov 1876
MotherMary Lyons1
ChartsDescendants of Charles Cannon & Keziah Davison
Last Edited27 Dec 2011
Birth*Charlotte L. J. Cannon was born on 12 August 1839 in St. Eleanors, Prince County, Prince Edward Island.1 
She was the daughter of Frederick Cannon and Mary Lyons.1 
BaptismCharlotte L. J. Cannon was baptized on 29 September 1839 in St. John's Anglican Church, St. Eleanors, Prince County, Prince Edward Island, 46.419983,-63.811033; the officating clergyman was Rev. A.V.G. Wiggins.1 
(Witness) MarriageShe witnessed the marriage of Mary Ann Cannon and John C. McPherson on 19 March 1857 in St. John's Anglican Church, St. Eleanors, Prince County, Prince Edward Island, 46.419983,-63.811033; "John C. McPherson Bachelor of Lot 8 and Mary Ann Cannon Spinster of St. Eleanors Lot 17, were married by license at St. Eleanors on Thursday the nineteenth day of March 1857. By me Herbert Read, Rector. Witnesses - Neill McPherson, Charlotte Cannon, Thomas Cannon, George Cannon."3 
Marriage*Charlotte L. J. Cannon married Frederick McKenzie before 2 September 1870 in St. Eleanors, Prince County, Prince Edward Island.4,2 
Death*Charlotte L. J. Cannon died on 4 December 1881 in Hartford, Hartford County, Connecticut, U.S.A., at age 42;
Obituary: "Entered into rest, Dec. 4, 1881, at Hartford, Conn., Charlotte L. J., beloved wife of F. McKenzie. Deceased was the daughter of the late Mr. Frederick Cannon, of St. Eleanors, and had a great many relatives and friends in this province." [The Examiner, 19 Dec. 1881]2 

Family

Frederick McKenzie

Citations

  1. [S3514] Church of England, Richmond, Prince County, Prince Edward Island, Book 1, Page 136, Prince Edward Island Baptismal Index: Charlotte Cannon, (29 September 1839) . Hereinafter cited as Baptismal Record: Charlotte Cannon.
  2. [S5833] Obituary - Charlotte Cannon, The Examiner, Charlottetown, Prince Edward Island, 19 Dec. 1881, page 2, column 3. Hereinafter cited as The Examiner.
  3. [S5258] John C. McPherson & Mary Ann Cannon marriage, in Marriages at St. John's Church in St. Eleanors: p. 289, St. John's Anglican Church, St. Eleanors, Prince County, Prince Edward Island, Canada, 46.419983,-63.811033. Hereinafter cited as Marriages at St. John's Church in St. Eleanors.
  4. [S6303] Married - Frederick McKenzie & Charlotte Cannon, The Islander, Charlottetown, 2 Sept. 1870, Page 3. Hereinafter cited as Islander.

Child Cannon1

?, b. 23 December 1828
Last Edited9 Oct 2012
Baptism*Child Cannon was baptized on 23 December 1828 in Church of England, Richmond, Prince County, Prince Edward Island.1 

Citations

  1. [S6880] Prince Edward Island Baptism Card Index, 1771-1885, Calahan-Condon, Image #1845, Church of England, Richmond, Prince County, Prince Edward Island, Record Book 1, Page 132, (Child Cannon, 23 December 1828). Hereinafter cited as Baptism Index, Familysearch.org.

Clara J. Cannon1

F, b. circa 1859
FatherOtis Cannon Jr.1 b. 6 Jul 1834, d. 28 Nov 1915
MotherAlmira Smith1 b. 10 Oct 1832
ChartsDescendants of Charles Cannon & Keziah Davison
Last Edited3 May 2013
Birth*Clara J. Cannon was born circa 1859 in New Brunswick.1 
She was the daughter of Otis Cannon Jr. and Almira Smith.1 
(Witness) Census HeadHouseholdClara J. Cannon was enumerated on the census of 1861 in the household of Otis Cannon Jr. in Harvey, Albert County, New Brunswick; included in the household with Otis (age 27) were his wife Elmira (age 29), their children Leanora (age 4), Clara (age 2) and Jane (age 1). Otis was a farmer. He was Baptist, Elmira and their children were Methodists. Otis, his brother Mariner and their father Otis Sr. lived on adjacent farms.1

Citations

  1. [S8301] 1861 Canada Census, Harvey, Albert County, New Brunswick, of Otis Cannon Jr. household #93, 1861, digital copy of original image LAC Film C-999, page 15, Library & Archives Canada, 395 Wellington St., Ottawa, Ontario, Canada, Library & Archives Canada.

Clarissa Cannon1

F, b. circa 1856
FatherWilliam Cannon1 b. 1812, d. 27 Oct 1887
MotherRuxby Copp1 b. c 1815, d. b 1881
ChartsDescendants of Charles Cannon & Keziah Davison
Last Edited8 May 2013
Birth*Clarissa Cannon was born circa 1856 in New Brunswick.1 
She was the daughter of William Cannon and Ruxby Copp.1 
(Witness) Census HeadHouseholdClarissa Cannon was enumerated on the census of 1861 in the household of William Cannon in Hillsborough, Albert County, New Brunswick; included in the household with William (age 49) were his wife Ruxby (age 47), their children Chandler (age 21), Ruxby (age 10), Mary Ann (age 19) and Clarissa (age 5). William was a farmer. The family religion was Baptist.1

Citations

  1. [S8312] 1861 Canada Census, Hillsborough, Albert County, New Brunswick, household of William Cannon, 1861, digital copy of original image LAC Film C_999, page 75, number 1013, Library & Archives Canada, 395 Wellington St., Ottawa, Ontario, Canada, Library & Archives Canada.

David Walker Cannon1,2

M, b. 7 August 1870, d. 1 December 1882
FatherJohn Cannon1 b. c 1821, d. 21 Oct 1889
MotherCatherine Walker1 b. 20 Jul 1833, d. 7 Aug 1907
ChartsDescendants of David Walker & Margaret Hetherington
Descendants of Charles Cannon & Keziah Davison
Last Edited9 Jan 2012
Name-ComDavid Walker Cannon is commonly known as David; 'David' was the given name entered in the 1881 census return, however his tombstone inscription has 'D. Walker.3
Birth*He was born on 7 August 1870.4 
He was the son of John Cannon and Catherine Walker.1 
(Witness) Census HeadHouseholdDavid Walker Cannon was enumerated on the census of 4 April 1881 in the household of John Cannon in Lot 17, Prince County, Prince Edward Island, Canada; listed in John's household were his wife Catherine (Walker), sons George, William, Fredrick, David & Frank, and daughter Jenette. John's religion was Baptist, while all other members of the family were Presbyterian. John was a farmer, George a farmer's son.3
Death*David Walker Cannon died on 1 December 1882 in St. Eleanors, Prince County, Prince Edward Island, Canada, at age 12;
Obituary: "Died - At St. Eleanors, on Friday the 1st inst., of diphtheria, David Walker, fourth son of John Cannon, aged 12 years, 3 months and 24 days." [Weekly Examiner, 9 Dec. 1882]
Deaths - "At St. Eleanors, Friday, the 1st inst. of Diphtheria, David Walker, forth (sic) son of John Cannon, aged 12 years, 3 months, 24 days. Affliction some with patience bare / Physicians were in vain / till God was pleased to give him ease / And free him of his pain." [Summerside Journal, July 7, 1882]4,5,1,2 
Burial*He was buried in Peoples Cemetery, Summerside, Prince County, Prince Edward Island, Canada, 46.40459,-63.77694.
Inscription: In memory of / John Cannon / Died / Oct. 21, 1889. / AEt. 69. / Also his son / D. Walker / Died / Dec. 1, 1882. / AEt. 12. / He shall swallow up death in victory and the / Lord God will wipe away / tears from off all faces / CANNON.
Left Side: F.W. Cannon / 1864-1940 / His wife / Margaret Stewart / 1876-1962.
Right Side: Catherine / Walker / Wife of / John Cannon / 1835-1907.
Back: In Memory of / Gertrude R. Mason / Beloved wife of / F.W. Cannon / Died / Nov. 21, 1898 / AEt. 34.1
Tombstone, John Cannon (1820-1889) and family members, Peoples Cemetery, Summerside, Prince County, Prince Edward Island, Canada.
Front inscription detail.
Left inscription detail.
Right inscription detail.
Back inscription detail.

Citations

  1. [S3486] Cemetery Marker: John Cannon, John Cannon Tombstone transcription; David A. Walker, 2001.
  2. [S2331] Descendants of Charles Cannon & Keziah Davison, online www.islandregister.com/cannon1.html, Don Cannon. Hereinafter cited as Descendants of Charles Cannon & Keziah Davison.
  3. [S3500] 1881 Canada Census - John Cannon, John Cannon Household #189, 4 April 1881, Canada Census on Microfilm Microfilm C-13162, Page 48, Lot 17, Prince County, Prince Edward Island, District 1, Subdistrict R, Library & Archives Canada, 395 Wellington St., Ottawa, Ontario, Canada, Library & Archives Canada.
  4. [S5828] Obituary - David Walker Cannon, Weekly Examiner, Charlottetown, Prince Edward Island, 9 December 1882, page 3, column 2. Hereinafter cited as Weekly Examiner.
  5. [S6304] Obituary - David Walker Cannon, Summerside Journal, Summerside, Prince Edward Island, 7 December 1882, page 3, column 2. Hereinafter cited as Summerside Journal.

Earl G. Cannon

M, b. 1914, d. 2003
Last Edited15 Mar 2014
Birth*Earl G. Cannon was born in 1914. 
Marriage*He married Doris Sims
Death*Earl G. Cannon died in 2003. 
Burial*He was buried in Peoples Cemetery, Summerside, Prince County, Prince Edward Island, Canada

Family

Doris Sims b. 1917, d. 1993

Earl M. Cannon1

M, b. May 1894
FatherJoseph Charles Cannon1 b. 1 Aug 1852, d. 1 Feb 1937
MotherAmelia Coles Crossman1 b. 31 May 1850
ChartsDescendants of Charles Cannon & Keziah Davison
Last Edited21 Oct 2012
Birth*Earl M. Cannon was born in May 1894 in Massachusetts, U.S.A..1 
He was the son of Joseph Charles Cannon and Amelia Coles Crossman.1 
(Witness) Census HeadHouseholdEarl M. Cannon was enumerated on the census of June 1900 in the household of Joseph Charles Cannon in Brockton, Plymouth County, Massachusetts, U.S.A.; included in the household with Joseph (age 46) were his wife Amelia Crossman (age 40), their children William (age 18), Mary (age 16), Carl (age 8) and Earl (age 6). [In this census he declared that he immigrated in 1879, which is incorrect as he and his young family were still in Prince Edward Island for the 1881 census.]1

Citations

  1. [S7525] 1900 US Census, Brockton, Plymouth County, Massachusetts, of Joseph Charles Cannon household #86, June 1900, digital image of census page Roll 674, Page b5A, Enumeration District 1117, Family History Library microfilm 1240674, The National Archives and Records Administration, Washington, D.C., yU.S.A., National Archives and Records Administration.

Earle Cannon1

M, b. circa 1915
FatherWilliam Henry Cannon1 b. 29 Mar 1862
MotherSusan1 b. c 1885
ChartsDescendants of David Walker & Margaret Hetherington
Descendants of Charles Cannon & Keziah Davison
Last Edited17 Mar 2014
Birth*Earle Cannon was born circa 1915 in Prince Edward Island, Canada.1 
He was the son of William Henry Cannon and Susan.1 
(Witness) Census HeadHouseholdEarle Cannon was enumerated on the census of 1921 in the household of William Henry Cannon in St. Eleanors, Prince County, Prince Edward Island, Canada; included in the household with Harry (age 59) were his second wife Susan (age 36), their children Earle (age 6), WAlker (age 5) and Carrie (age 7). Harry was a farmer.1

Citations

  1. [S9166] 1921 Canada Census, St. Eleanors, Prince County, Prince Edward Island, of Harry & Susan Cannon household #109, 1921, digital copy of original image LAC Reference Number RG 31, Folder Number 104, Page 10, Library & Archives Canada, 395 Wellington St., Ottawa, Ontario, Canada, Library & Archives Canada.

Early Cannon1

F, b. May 1903
FatherSamuel Edward Cannon1 b. 22 Jan 1874, d. 1960
MotherMary Margaret Mills1 b. 26 Jun 1875, d. 1950
ChartsDescendants of Charles Cannon & Keziah Davison
Last Edited29 Dec 2010
Birth*Early Cannon was born in May 1903 in Prince Edward Island, Canada.1 
She was the daughter of Samuel Edward Cannon and Mary Margaret Mills.1 
(Witness) Census HeadHouseholdEarly Cannon was enumerated on the census of 1911 in the household of Samuel Edward Cannon in Brae, Prince County, Prince Edward Island, Canada; included in the household were Samuel's wife Margret, and children Melinda (age 11), Lillie (age 10), Early (age 8), Raymond (age 6), Samuel (age 5) and Ernest (age 1). The family religion was Methodist. Samuel's occupation was listed as farmer.1

Citations

  1. [S4886] 1911 Canada Census, Lot 9, Prince County, Prince Edward Island, 1 June 1911 Microfilm, Library & Archives Canada, 395 Wellington St., Ottawa, Ontario, Canada, Lot 9, Prince County, Prince Edward Island, District 140, Library & Archives Canada Page 12, Line 25, Family #105, Samuel Cannon.

Earnest E. Cannon1

M, b. circa 1883, d. circa 1890
FatherJoseph Samuel Cannon1 b. 17 Dec 1857, d. 1928
MotherArabella Wright1 b. 24 Mar 1863, d. 12 May 1944
ChartsDescendants of William Wallace
Descendants of Charles Cannon & Keziah Davison
Last Edited9 Jul 2014
Birth*Earnest E. Cannon was born circa 1883.2 
He was the son of Joseph Samuel Cannon and Arabella Wright.1 
Death*Earnest E. Cannon died circa 1890.1 
Burial*He was buried in United Church Cemetery, Bideford, Prince County, Prince Edward Island, Canada, 46.60512,-63.91445. No birth or death inscribed on the tombstone, only that he was 7 years old. large square marble stone.
Inscription: In Loving Memory Of / Joseph S. Cannon / Born 1857 Died 1928 / His Wife / Arabella Wright / Born 1863 Died 1944 / Sleep on beloved / Sleep and take thy rest / We love thee well / But Jesus loves thee best / Sleep on, sleep on, sleep on. / CANNON. Back: Also Children / Earnest E. / Aged 7 yrs. / Edward Bell / Aged 3 yrs. / Jesus suffer little children / to come unto me.1
Tombstone for Joseph Samuel Cannon (1857-1928) and Arabella Wright (1863-1944), and two children. United Church Cemetery, Bideford, Prince County, Prince Edward Island, Canada.
Back inscription detail, their children Earnest and Edward.

Citations

  1. [S3739] Joseph S. Cannon (1857-1928) Marker Inscription; David A. Walker, 20 August 2009.
  2. [S1345] Roy Ashley Wallace, compiler, Preserving the Wallace Family 1758-1988 (Prince Edward Island, Canada: Privately published, after 1988), p. 155. Hereinafter cited as Preserving the Wallace Family 1758-1988.

Edgar Cannon1

M, b. 1 September 1861
FatherOtis Cannon Jr.1 b. 6 Jul 1834, d. 28 Nov 1915
MotherAlmira Smith1 b. 10 Oct 1832
ChartsDescendants of Charles Cannon & Keziah Davison
Last Edited10 May 2013
Birth*Edgar Cannon was born on 1 September 1861 in New Brunswick.1,2 
He was the son of Otis Cannon Jr. and Almira Smith.1 
(Witness) Census HeadHouseholdEdgar Cannon was enumerated on the census of 1871 in the household of Otis Cannon Jr. in Harvey, Albert County, New Brunswick, Canada; included in the household with Otis Jr. (age 36) were his wife Elmira (age 39), their children Elenora/Leanora (age 13), Edgar (age 9), Cassie (age 7), Avery (age 4), Ada (age 2) & Minnie (age 1), and a likely unrelated Deborah Martin (age 31) and her two children, John (age 1) and Esther (age 1). Otis was a farmer. He was Closed Communion Baptist, his wife and children were Wesleyan Methodists, Deborah Martin & her children were Closed Communion Baptists. Deborah's marital status was not recorded, she was not able to read or write. She was recorded as "A Parish Charge", which probably means that she was not able to care for herself and children, and the parish had taken on the responsibility of caring for her.1
(Witness) Census HeadHouseholdEdgar Cannon was enumerated on the census of 1881 in the household of Otis Cannon Jr. in Harvey, Albert County, New Brunswick, Canada; included in the household with Otis (age 46) were his wife Elmira (age 48), their children Edgar (age 19), Avery (age 14), Ada (age 12), Minnie (age 10), Maud (age 8) and Cassie (age 17). Otis and Edgar were farmers. The family religion was Baptist.3
(Witness) Census HeadHouseholdEdgar Cannon was enumerated on the census of 9 April 1891 in the household of Otis Cannon Jr. in Harvey, Albert County, New Brunswick, Canada; included in the household with Otis (age 56) were his wife Elmira (age 59), their children Edgar (age 29), Avery (age 24) and Minnie (age 21). Otis was a farmer; no occupations were recorded for Edgar or Avery. The family religion was Baptist.4
(Witness) Census HeadHouseholdEdgar Cannon was enumerated on the census of 5 April 1901 in the household of Otis Cannon Jr. in Harvey, Albert County, New Brunswick, Canada; included in the household with Otis (age 66) were his wife Elmira (age 69), their children Edgar (age 39) and Avery (age 34). Otis was a farmer, Edgar was an Agent and Avery was a Master Mariner. The family religion was Baptist. They lived on the property adjacent to Fletcher Cannon, son of Mariner, nephew of Otis.2

Citations

  1. [S8305] 1871 Canada Census, Harvey, Albert County, New Brunswick, of Otis Cannon Jr. household #107, 1871, digital copy of original image LAC Film C-10394, page 31, Library & Archives Canada, 395 Wellington St., Ottawa, Ontario, Canada, Library & Archives Canada.
  2. [S8325] 1901 Canada Census, Harvey, Albert County, New Brunswick, of Otis Cannon Jr. household #14, 5 April 1901, digital copy of original image LAC Film T-6428 to T-6556, page 2, Library & Archives Canada, 395 Wellington St., Ottawa, Ontario, Canada, Library & Archives Canada.
  3. [S8323] 1881 Canada Census, Harvey, Albert County, New Brunswick, of Otis Cannon Jr. household #142, 1881, digital copy of original image LAC Film C_13177, page 32, Library & Archives Canada, 395 Wellington St., Ottawa, Ontario, Canada, Library & Archives Canada.
  4. [S8324] 1891 Canada Census, Parish of Harvey, Albert County, New Brunswick, of Otis Cannon Jr. household #16, 9 April 1891, digital copy of original image LAC Film T-6297, page 4, Library & Archives Canada, 395 Wellington St., Ottawa, Ontario, Canada, Library & Archives Canada.

Edgar Alonso Cannon1

M, b. 3 April 1869, d. 1940
FatherCharles Cannon1,2 b. 13 Jan 1836
MotherMary Ann Munn1,2 b. c 1845, d. b 1901
ChartsDescendants of Charles Cannon & Keziah Davison
Last Edited17 Mar 2014
Name-ComEdgar Alonso Cannon is commonly known as Edgar Cannon.2,3,4 
Birth*He was born on 3 April 1869 in residence, Kildare Capes, Prince County, Prince Edward Island.1 
He was the son of Charles Cannon and Mary Ann Munn.1,2 
Alt-BirthAn alternate birth date is on 12 April 1869 in Prince Edward Island.5,4 
BaptismEdgar Alonso Cannon was baptized on 15 August 1869 in St. Peter's Anglican Church, Alberton, Prince County, Prince Edward Island, 46.81268,-64.06454; the officiating clergyman was Rev. R. W. Dyer.1 
(Witness) Census HeadHouseholdHe was enumerated on the census of 1881 in the household of Charles Cannon in Lot 3, Prince County, Prince Edward Island, Canada; included in the household with Charles (age 39) were his wife Mary Ann (age 36), children Thomas (age 18), James (age 16), Nelson (age 14), Edgar (age 11) and Hammond/Ammon (age 7). There was also a household servant. Charles and son Thomas were farmers. The family religion was Anglican.6
(Witness) Census HeadHouseholdEdgar Alonso Cannon was enumerated on the census of 24 April 1891 in the household of Charles Cannon in Lot 3, Prince County, Prince Edward Island, Canada; included in the household with Charles (age 52) were his sons Thomas (age 26) & Edgar (age 20), and a granddaughter Fannie (age 2). Parents of Fannie are not known at this time; she is possibly an illegitimate child of Thomas (ref. baptism record for a Frances Cannon,1889), parents recorded as Thomas Cannon and Catherine McInnis. Marital status for Charles was recorded as married, yet his wife was not enumerated; by the 1901 census he was a widower. Charles and Edgar were farmers, Thomas a house carpenter. There were also two lodgers, Eliza A. Smith (age 53) and George W. Smith (20), presumably mother & son. The household religion was Anglican. Their house was described as wooden, 1 story and 4 rooms.7
(Witness) Census HeadHouseholdEdgar Alonso Cannon was enumerated on the census of 1901 in the household of Charles Cannon in Lot 3, Prince County, Prince Edward Island, Canada; for the first time his marital status was recorded as widowed. Included in the household with Charles (age 63) were his son Thomas (age 41), his wife Annie (age 31), their children Ida May (age 6), Annie (age 4) & William (age 2), and Charles's other son Edgar (age 32). Charles, Thomas and Edgar were farmers. The household religion was Anglican.5
Marriage License*Edgar Alonso Cannon obtained a marriage license on 18 June 1902.3 
Marriage*He married Catherine Elizabeth Murray on 24 June 1902 in Prince Edward Island, Canada; Edgar was a bachelor, living in St. Anthony. Catherine was a spinster, living in Bloomfield. The officiating clergyman was Archibald Gunn.2,3 
Census HeadHousehold*Edgar Alonso Cannon was head of the household in the census of 1911 in St. Anthony, Prince County, Prince Edward Island, Canada; included in the household with Edgar (age 37) were his wife Catherine Murray (age 37), their son Edgar (age 4). Edgar was a farmer. The family religion was Anglican. The birth dates recorded for Edgar Sr. and Catherine are incorrect.8
1911 Canada Census, St. Anthony, Prince County, Prince Edward Island. Household of Edgar Alonso Cannon, his wife Catherine Elizabeth Murray, their son Edgar Manfred Cannon.
Death*He died in 1940.4 
Burial*He was buried in St. Peters Anglican Church Cemetery, Alberton, Prince County, Prince Edward Island, Canada, 46.81969,-64.06120.
Inscription: CANNON / Edgar E. Cannon / 1869 - 1940 / His Wife / Catherine Murray / 1870 - 1937 / They are not dead who live in / The hearts they leave behind.4
Tombstone, Edgar E. Cannon (1869-1940), his wife Catherine Murray (1870-1937). St. Peters Anglican Church Cemetery, Alberton, Prince County, Prince Edward Island, Canada.

Family

Catherine Elizabeth Murray b. 1870, d. 1937
Child

Citations

  1. [S6527] Baptism Record - Edgar Alonso Cannon, St. Peters Anglican Church, Alberton, Prince Edward Island, Record Book 1, Page 30, (15 August 1869). Hereinafter cited as Baptism Record - Edgar Alonso Cannon.
  2. [S2331] Descendants of Charles Cannon & Keziah Davison, online www.islandregister.com/cannon1.html, Don Cannon. Hereinafter cited as Descendants of Charles Cannon & Keziah Davison.
  3. [S9160] Edgar Cannon & Catherine Murray, (24 June 1902), Marriage Record, Public Archives & Records Office (PEI), RG19, Series 3, Subseries 4 , Marriage Licenses, 1902. Hereinafter cited as Marriage Record.
  4. [S6514] Marker - Edgar E. Cannon & Catherine Murray, Edgar E. Cannon & Catherine Murray tombstone inscription; David A. Walker, 5 July 2010.
  5. [S6519] 1901 Canada Census - Charles Cannon, Household #44, 1901, Microfilm page 6, Lot 3, Prince County, Prince Edward Island, Library & Archives Canada, 395 Wellington St., Ottawa, Ontario, Canada, Library & Archives Canada.
  6. [S6517] 1881 Canada Census - Charles Cannon & Mary Ann Munn, Household #83, 1881, Microfilm Roll C_13162, page 21, Lot 3, Prince County, Prince Edward Island, Library & Archives Canada, 395 Wellington St., Ottawa, Ontario, Canada, Library & Archives Canada.
  7. [S6518] 1891 Canada Census - Charles Cannon, Household #179, 2 May 1891, Microfilm Roll T-6382, page 47, Lot 3, Prince County, Prince Edward Island, Library & Archives Canada, 395 Wellington St., Ottawa, Ontario, Canada, Library & Archives Canada.
  8. [S8727] 1911 Canada Census, St. Anthony, Prince County, Prince Edward Island, of Edgar Cannon household #14, 1911, digital copy of original image LAC microfilm reels T-20326 to T-20460, Page 2, Library & Archives Canada, 395 Wellington St., Ottawa, Ontario, Canada, Library & Archives Canada.
  9. [S8726] Baptismal Record, Edgar Manfred Cannon, Record Book 1, Page 121, (19 July 1907). Hereinafter cited as Baptismal Record.

Edgar Manfred Cannon1

M, b. 3 September 1906, d. 1999
FatherEdgar Alonso Cannon1 b. 3 Apr 1869, d. 1940
MotherCatherine Elizabeth Murray1 b. 1870, d. 1937
ChartsDescendants of Charles Cannon & Keziah Davison
Last Edited16 Mar 2014
Birth*Edgar Manfred Cannon was born on 3 September 1906 in residence, Howlan, Prince County, Prince Edward Island, Canada.1 
He was the son of Edgar Alonso Cannon and Catherine Elizabeth Murray.1 
BaptismEdgar Manfred Cannon was baptized on 19 July 1907 in St. Peter's Anglican Church, Alberton, Prince County, Prince Edward Island, Canada, 46.81268,-64.06454; the officiating clergyman was R. M. Fenton.1 
(Witness) Census HeadHouseholdHe was enumerated on the census of 1911 in the household of Edgar Alonso Cannon in St. Anthony, Prince County, Prince Edward Island, Canada; included in the household with Edgar (age 37) were his wife Catherine Murray (age 37), their son Edgar (age 4). Edgar was a farmer. The family religion was Anglican. The birth dates recorded for Edgar Sr. and Catherine are incorrect.2
Marriage*Edgar Manfred Cannon married Ruby A. Cudmore in 1926. 
Death*Edgar Manfred Cannon died in 1999. 
Burial*He was buried in Floral Hills Memorial Gardens, Pleasant Valley, Queens County, Prince Edward Island, Canada

Family

Ruby A. Cudmore b. 1920

Citations

  1. [S8726] Baptismal Record, Edgar Manfred Cannon, Record Book 1, Page 121, (19 July 1907). Hereinafter cited as Baptismal Record.
  2. [S8727] 1911 Canada Census, St. Anthony, Prince County, Prince Edward Island, of Edgar Cannon household #14, 1911, digital copy of original image LAC microfilm reels T-20326 to T-20460, Page 2, Library & Archives Canada, 395 Wellington St., Ottawa, Ontario, Canada, Library & Archives Canada.

Edith Cannon1

F, b. 9 June 1893, d. 15 May 1984
FatherJoseph Samuel Cannon1 b. 17 Dec 1857, d. 1928
MotherArabella Wright1 b. 24 Mar 1863, d. 12 May 1944
ChartsDescendants of William Wallace
Descendants of Charles Cannon & Keziah Davison
Last Edited28 Dec 2009
Birth*Edith Cannon was born on 9 June 1893 in Bideford, Prince County, Prince Edward Island, Canada.1,2 
She was the daughter of Joseph Samuel Cannon and Arabella Wright.1 
(Witness) Census HeadHouseholdEdith Cannon was enumerated on the census of 31 March 1901 in the household of Joseph Samuel Cannon in Lot 12, Prince County, Prince Edward Island, Canada; listed in the household with Joseph (Age 43) were his wife Arabella (age 37), sons William (age 15), George (age 9), Marshall (age 4), Harry (age 2) & Laurence (age 7 months), and daughters Idella (age 11) & Edith (age 7), and Joseph's father Samuel (age 81). Joseph and son William were farmers. The household religion was Methodist.1
Marriage*Edith Cannon married James Edward McNevin on 14 December 1910; he was a harness maker, and served in World War I. They had two children. After the war, they separated. He went to Alberta to live and died there. Edith and the two children moved to Braintree, Massachusetts.2 
Death*Edith Cannon died on 15 May 1984 at age 90.2 

Family

James Edward McNevin

Citations

  1. [S3494] 1901 Canada Census - Joseph Samuel Cannon, Household #115, 31 Mar. 1901, Microfilm T-6510, Lot 12, Prince County, Prince Edward Island, District 133, Subdistrict c-2, Library & Archives Canada, 395 Wellington St., Ottawa, Ontario, Canada, Library & Archives Canada.
  2. [S1345] Roy Ashley Wallace, compiler, Preserving the Wallace Family 1758-1988 (Prince Edward Island, Canada: Privately published, after 1988), p. 156. Hereinafter cited as Preserving the Wallace Family 1758-1988.

Edith Elizabeth Cannon1

F, b. 8 March 1920, d. 2004
FatherGeorge Robert Cannon1 b. 22 Jul 1891, d. 12 Jul 1971
MotherEdna Albernia Nelson1 b. 1892, d. 11 Mar 1936
ChartsDescendants of William Wallace
Descendants of Charles Cannon & Keziah Davison
Last Edited16 Mar 2014
Birth*Edith Elizabeth Cannon was born on 8 March 1920.1 
She was the daughter of George Robert Cannon and Edna Albernia Nelson.1 
BaptismEdith Elizabeth Cannon was baptized on 22 May 1921 in United Church, Tryon, Prince County, Prince Edward Island, Canada.1 
Marriage*She married Edward Reid Norton
Death*Edith Elizabeth Cannon died in 2004. 
Burial*She was buried in St. John's Anglican Cemetery, Crapaud, Queens County, Prince Edward Island, Canada

Family

Edward Reid Norton b. 1916, d. 1992

Citations

  1. [S4085] Baptismal Index, PARO, Charlottetown, P.E.I. - Baptismal Record - Edith Elizabeth Cannon, United Church , Tryon, Queens County, Prince Edward Island, Book 1, p. 147-148.. Hereinafter cited as Baptismal Index, PARO, Charlottetown, P.E.I. - Baptismal Record - Edith Elizabeth Cannon.

Edith G. Cannon1,2

F, b. 5 September 1893
FatherFletcher Bert Cannon1 b. 9 Feb 1856, d. 17 Apr 1932
MotherDorcas Ann Harriot McDonald1 b. 24 May 1858
ChartsDescendants of Charles Cannon & Keziah Davison
Last Edited14 May 2013
Birth*Edith G. Cannon was born on 5 September 1893 in New Brunswick, Canada.1 
She was the daughter of Fletcher Bert Cannon and Dorcas Ann Harriot McDonald.1 
(Witness) Census HeadHouseholdEdith G. Cannon was enumerated on the census of 5 April 1901 in the household of Fletcher Bert Cannon in Harvey, Albert County, New Brunswick, Canada; included in the household with Fletcher (age 44) were his wife Dorcas (age 43), their children Robert (age 9), Edith (age 7), Rollin (age 5), Aldran (age 3) & George (age 1), and Fletcher's parents Mariner Cannon (age 78) & Eliza Smith (age 74). Fletcher and Mariner were farmers. The family religion was Methodist.1
(Witness) ImmigrationEdith G. Cannon immigrated with Dorcas Ann Harriot McDonald to Massachusetts, U.S.A., in 1902; Dorcas immigrated one year later than her husband, along with all of their New Brunswick born children, and Fletcher's father.2 
(Witness) Census HeadHouseholdEdith G. Cannon was enumerated on the census of 4 May 1910 in the household of Fletcher Bert Cannon in Rutland, Worcester County, Massachusetts, U.S.A.; included in the household with Fletcher (age 53) were his wife Dorcas (age 51), their children Robert (age 18), Edith (age 16), Rollin (age 14), Aldran (age 12), George (age 10), Elizabeth (age 6), and Fletcherwidowed father Mariner Cannon (age 87). Fletcher was a general farmer.2
Marriage*Edith G. Cannon married Merrill H. Wheeler, son of Walter A. Wheeler and Mary A. Wedge, on 18 September 1913 in Rutland, Worcester County, Massachusetts, U.S.A.; Merrill was 22 years old, a bachelor, farmer, living in Rutland. Edith was 20 years old, a spinster, "at home", living in Rutland.3
Marriage Record, Merrill H. Wheeler and Edith G. Cannon, 18 September 1913, recorded 1 October 1913.
(Witness) Census HeadHouseholdEdith G. Cannon was enumerated on the census of 18 April 1940 in the household of Merrill H. Wheeler in Rutland, Worcester County, Massachusetts, U.S.A.; included in the household with Merrill (age 49) were his wife Edith Cannon (age 46), their children Grace (age 25) and Rollin (age 19), Edith's mother Dorcas (McDonald) Cannon (age 81) and Edith's brother George Cannon (age 40). Merrill was a bus driver for the public school, Grace was a public school teacher and George was a labourer.4

Family

Merrill H. Wheeler b. circa 1891
Children

Citations

  1. [S8329] 1901 Canada Census, Harvey, Albert County, New Brunswick, of Fletcher Cannon household #15, 5 April 1901, digital copy of original image LAC Film T-6428 to T-6556, page 2, Library & Archives Canada, 395 Wellington St., Ottawa, Ontario, Canada, Library & Archives Canada.
  2. [S8332] 1910 Canada Census, Rutland, Worcester County, Massachusetts, of Fletcher Cannon household #94, 4 May 1910, digital copy of original image NARA Film T624_629, page 11B, FHL film 1374642, Library & Archives Canada, 395 Wellington St., Ottawa, Ontario, Canada, Library & Archives Canada.
  3. [S8335] Merrill H. Wheeler & Edith G. Cannon, (18 September 1913), Massachusetts Marriages 1841-1915, Certificate Number 8291, GS Film Number 2409946, Digital Folder Number 4329371 , Image Number 00536. Hereinafter cited as Massachusetts Marriages.
  4. [S8336] 1940 US Census, Rutland, Worcester County, Massachusetts, of Merrill H. Wheeler household #89, 7 June 1920, digital copy of original image NARA Film T627_1653, page 5A, Library & Archives Canada, 395 Wellington St., Ottawa, Ontario, Canada, Library & Archives Canada.

Edith Hannah Cannon1,2

F, b. circa 1863, d. 20 November 1887
FatherMariner Cannon1 b. 29 Apr 1822
MotherElizabeth Travis Smith1 b. 12 Jul 1826, d. bt Apr 1901 - May 1910
ChartsDescendants of Charles Cannon & Keziah Davison
Last Edited10 May 2013
Birth*Edith Hannah Cannon was born circa 1863 in New Brunswick.1 
She was the daughter of Mariner Cannon and Elizabeth Travis Smith.1 
(Witness) Census HeadHouseholdEdith Hannah Cannon was enumerated on the census of 1871 in the household of Mariner Cannon in Harvey, Albert County, New Brunswick, Canada; included in the household with Mariner (age 48) were his wife Eliza (age 44), their children Fletcher (age 14), Annie (age 12), Hannah (age 8), Cecelia (age 3) & Lucy (age 2), and Ann (age 66), widow and second wife of Mariner's father Otis Cannon Sr. Mariner was a farmer. The family religion was Wesleyan Methodist.1
Name-ComEdith Hannah Cannon is commonly known as Hannah Cannon in 1871.1 
(Witness) Census HeadHouseholdShe was enumerated on the census of 1881 in the household of Mariner Cannon in Harvey, Albert County, New Brunswick, Canada; included in the household with Mariner (age 59) were his wife Eliza (age 55), their children Fletcher (age 24), Annie (age 22), Edith Hannah (age 18), inez Cecelia (age 13) & Lucy (age 12). Mariner & Fletcher were farmers. Annie was a dress maker. The family religion was Methodist.2
Name-ComEdith Hannah Cannon is commonly known as Edith Cannon in 1881.2 
Death*She died on 20 November 1887 in New Horton, Albert County, New Brunswick, Canada; Obituary: "Died New Horton (Albert Co.) 20 ult., Edith Cannon, daughter of Mariner Cannon, age 25."3 

Citations

  1. [S8321] 1871 Canada Census, Harvey, Albert County, New Brunswick, of Mariner Cannon household #108, 1871, digital copy of original image LAC Film C_10394, page 32, Library & Archives Canada, 395 Wellington St., Ottawa, Ontario, Canada, Library & Archives Canada.
  2. [S8322] 1881 Canada Census, Harvey, Albert County, New Brunswick, of Mariner Cannon household #143, 1881, digital copy of original image LAC Film C_13177, page 32, Library & Archives Canada, 395 Wellington St., Ottawa, Ontario, Canada, Library & Archives Canada.
  3. [S8326] Death - Edith Cannon, Chignecto Post, Sackville, New Brunswick, 1 December 1887, Daniel Johnson's New Brunswick Newspaper Vital Statistics, Vol. 68, Number 3125. Hereinafter cited as Chignecto Post.