Harrison Cannon1

M, b. 4 November 1892
FatherJohn M. Cannon1 b. 7 Apr 1851, d. 3 Nov 1947
MotherAsenath Anderson1 b. 6 Apr 1870, d. 8 Jan 1928
Relationship3rd cousin 3 times removed of David Arthur Walker
ChartsDescendants of John Cannon & Hannah
Last Edited26 Jun 2013
Birth*Harrison Cannon was born on 4 November 1892 in New Brunswick, Canada.1 
He was the son of John M. Cannon and Asenath Anderson.1 
(Witness) Census HeadHouseholdHarrison Cannon was enumerated on the census of 3 April 1901 in the household of John M. Cannon in Harvey, Albert County, New Brunswick, Canada; included in the household with John (age 49) were his wife Asenath (age 30), their children Frederick (age 20), Amanda May (age 13), John (age 11), Harrison (age 8), Leonard (age 7) and two infant twin girls (age 1 month). John and Fred were plasterers. The family religion was Baptist.1
(Witness) Census HeadHouseholdHarrison Cannon was enumerated on the census of 23, 24 & 26 June 1911 in the household of John M. Cannon in Harvey Parish, Albert County, New Brunswick, Canada; included in the household with John (age 60) were his wife Asenath (age 42), their children John (age 21), May (age 24), Harrison (age 18) & Leonard (age 17), and Harold Cannon (age 3), recorded as a grandson, whose parents are not yet known. John was a plasterer and farmer, son John a labourer, May a home worker, Harrison a seaman and Leonard a labourer. The family religion was Baptist.2

Citations

  1. [S8428] 1901 Canada Census, Harvey, Albert County, New Brunswick, of John M. Cannon Household #11, 3 April 1901, Microfilm LAC Roll T-6428 to T-6556, page 1, Library & Archives Canada, 395 Wellington St., Ottawa, Ontario, Canada, Library & Archives Canada.
  2. [S8436] 1911 Canada Census, Harvey Parish, Albert County, New Brunswick, Household of John M. Cannon, 23, 24 & 26 June 1911, Microfilm LAC Roll T-20326 to T-20460, page 12, Library & Archives Canada, 395 Wellington St., Ottawa, Ontario, Canada, Library & Archives Canada.

Harry Edgar Cannon1

M, b. 8 August 1906, d. 12 April 1911
FatherThomas Cannon1 b. 12 Jun 1860, d. 7 Apr 1947
MotherAnn Boyles1 b. 10 Jul 1869, d. 25 Mar 1945
Relationship3rd cousin 3 times removed of David Arthur Walker
ChartsDescendants of John Cannon & Hannah
Last Edited17 Apr 2014
Name-ComHarry Edgar Cannon is commonly known as Harry Cannon.2 
Birth*He was born on 8 August 1906 in residence, Miminegash, Prince County, Prince Edward Island, Canada.1 
He was the son of Thomas Cannon and Ann Boyles.1 
BaptismHarry Edgar Cannon was baptized on 27 November 1906 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 
Death*He died on 12 April 1911 in St. Lawrence, Prince County, Prince Edward Island, Canada, at age 4; his death date was inscribed as 1910 on the tombstone, however his death record shows that died aged four years and eight months.3,2 
Burial*He was buried in Holy Trinity Anglican Cemetery, Alma, Prince County, Prince Edward Island, Canada, 46.86411,-64.10673.
Inscription: CANNON / 1860 Thomas 1947 / His Wife / 1871 Ann Boyles 1945 / Their Sons / 1909 John 1993 / 1898 Ammond 1923 / 1906 Harry 1910.2
Tombstone, Thomas Cannon (1862-1947), his wife Ann Boyles (1871-1945), their sons John (1909-1993), Ammond (1898-1923) and Harry (1906-1910). Holy Trinity Anglican Church Cemetery, Alma, Prince County, Prince Edward Island.

Citations

  1. [S7261] On-line Baptism Index, Public Archives & Records Office, Prince Edward Island, St. Peter's Anglican Church, Alberton, Prince County, Prince Edward Island, Record Book #1, Page 119, (27 November 1906, Harry Edgar Cannon). Hereinafter cited as Baptism Index, PARO.
  2. [S7259] Cemetery Marker, Holy Trinity Anglican Church Cemetery, Alma, Thomas Cannon inscription; read by David A. Walker, 31 July 2012.
  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. 208. Hereinafter cited as Goin' to the Corner.

Harry Wallace Cannon1,2

M, b. 12 February 1898
FatherJoseph Samuel Cannon3 b. 17 Dec 1857, d. 1928
MotherArabella Wright3 b. 24 Mar 1863, d. 12 May 1944
Relationship1st cousin 3 times removed of David Arthur Walker
ChartsDescendants of John Cannon & Hannah
Descendants of William Wallace
Last Edited27 Nov 2012
Name-ComHarry Wallace Cannon is commonly known as Harry Cannon.3,4 
Birth*He was born on 12 February 1898 in Lot 12, Ellerslie, Prince County, Prince Edward Island, Canada; in the book entitled Preserving the Wallace Family, by Roy Ashley Wallace, Harry's birthplace was incorrectly recorded as Bideford.1,3,5 
He was the son of Joseph Samuel Cannon and Arabella Wright.3 
BaptismHarry Wallace Cannon was baptized on 10 April 1899 in United Church, Bideford, Prince County, Prince Edward Island, Canada, 46.60546,-63.91452; the officiating clergyman was Rev. William R. Pepper.1 
(Witness) Census HeadHouseholdHe 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.3
(Witness) Census HeadHouseholdHarry Wallace Cannon was enumerated on the census of 1 June 1911 in the household of Joseph Samuel Cannon in Lot 12, Ellerslie, Prince County, Prince Edward Island, Canada; included in the household with Joseph (age 53) were his wife Arabella (age 47), children George (age 20), Marshall (age 14), Harry (age 12), Chester (age 10) and Susan (age 7). There was also an unrelated boarder, Estey Allen (age 19), a teacher ata public school. Joseph was a farmer and miller "at home", George a blacksmith and Marshall a farmer. The household religion was Methodist.4
Note*He lived in Washington, D.C.5 

Citations

  1. [S6523] Baptism Record - Harry Wallace Cannon, United Church, Bideford, Prince Edward Island, Record Book 2, Page 18. Hereinafter cited as Baptism Record - Harry Wallace Cannon.
  2. [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.
  3. [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.
  4. [S3496] 1911 Canada Census - Joseph Samuel Cannon, Household #5, 1 June 1911, Microfilm unknown film, Lot 12, Prince County, Prince Edward Island, District 140, Subdistrict 40, Library & Archives Canada, 395 Wellington St., Ottawa, Ontario, Canada, Library & Archives Canada.
  5. [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.

Hazel Gertrude Cannon1

F, b. 30 April 1909
FatherUriah William Cannon2 b. 2 May 1884
MotherNellie M. Bernard2 b. 1886
Relationship3rd cousin 2 times removed of David Arthur Walker
ChartsDescendants of John Cannon & Hannah
Descendants of William Wallace
Last Edited10 Oct 2012
Name-ComHazel Gertrude Cannon is commonly known as Hazel Cannon.2 
Birth*She was born on 30 April 1909 in Holbrook, Norfolk County, Massachusetts, U.S.A..1,2
Birth Registration, Hazel Gertrude Cannon, Holbrook, Norfolk County, Massachusetts.
She was the daughter of Uriah William Cannon and Nellie M. Bernard.2 
(Witness) Census HeadHouseholdHazel Gertrude 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.2
(Witness) Census HeadHouseholdHazel Gertrude Cannon was enumerated on the census of 3 January 1920 in the household of Uriah William Cannon in Brockton, Plymouth County, Massachusetts, U.S.A.; included in the household with Uriah (age 35) were his wife Nellie Bernard (age 34), children Hazel (age 10), Helen (age 8), Samuel (age 7) and Uriah Jr. (age 2 years & 2 months). Uriah was a commercial traveller for a wholesale meat company. Hazel, Helen and Samuel were in school.3
(Witness) Census HeadHouseholdHazel Gertrude Cannon was enumerated on the census of 8 April 1930 in the household of Uriah William Cannon in Brockton, Plymouth County, Massachusetts, U.S.A.; included in the household with Uriah (age 45) were his wife Nellie Bernard (age 44), children Hazel (age 20), Helen (age 19), Samuel (age 17) and Uriah Jr. (age 12). Uriah was a meat salesman, Hazel a book keeper for an insurance company, and Helen a stenographer for a shoe factory.4

Citations

  1. [S7467] Hazel Gertrude Cannon, digital copy of Birth Registration book for Holbrook (filed 10 January 1910), Ancestry.ca, http://www.ancestry.ca
  2. [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.
  3. [S7484] 3 January 1920 digital image from microfilm, http://www.ancestry.ca, Ancestry.ca The National Archives & Records Administration, microfilm T625_725, page 3A, Enumeration District 102, Image 585, household of Uriah W. Cannon & Nellie M. Bernard.
  4. [S7485] 8 April 1930 digital image from microfilm, http://www.ancestry.ca, Ancestry.ca The National Archives & Records Administration, microfilm 938, page 9B, Enumeration District 24, Image 1138, Family History Library microfilm 2340673, household of Uriah W. Cannon & Nellie M. Bernard.

Hazel N. Cannon1

F, b. circa January 1904
FatherFrank Hurtle Cannon1 b. 7 Nov 1875, d. 13 Sep 1950
MotherMary Eliza Mae Harvey1 b. 9 Apr 1881, d. 12 Oct 1938
Relationship3rd cousin 1 time removed of David Arthur Walker
ChartsDescendants of John Cannon & Hannah
Descendants of David Walker & Margaret Hetherington
Last Edited27 Mar 2014
Birth*Hazel N. Cannon was born circa January 1904 in Prince Edward Island, Canada.2,1 
She was the daughter of Frank Hurtle Cannon and Mary Eliza Mae Harvey.1 
(Witness) Census HeadHouseholdHazel N. Cannon was enumerated on the census of 10 June 1911 in the household of Frank Hurtle Cannon in Charlottetown, Queens County, Prince Edward Island, Canada; included in the household with Frank (age 35) were his wife Eliza Harvey (age 30), their children Hazel (age 7) and Ralph (age 6). Frank was a piano tuner. The family religion was Methodist.2
(Witness) Census HeadHouseholdHazel N. Cannon was enumerated on the census of 1921 in the household of Frank Hurtle Cannon in Sydney, Cape Breton, Nova Scotia, Canada; included in the household with Frank (age 42) were his wife Eliza Harvey (age 37), their children Hazel (age 17), Ralph (age 16) and Alder (age 7). The family religion was Presbyterian.1

Citations

  1. [S9209] 1921 Canada Census, Sydney, Cape Breton, Nova Scotia, of Frank H. Cannon Household #127, 1921, digital copy of original census page Reference Number RG 31, Folder Number 40, Page Number 14, Library & Archives Canada, 395 Wellington St., Ottawa, Ontario, Canada, Library & Archives Canada.
  2. [S9210] 1911 Canada Census, Charlottetown, Queens County, Prince Edward Island, of Frank H. Cannon Household #103, 10 & 11 June 1911, digital copy of original census page Automated Genealogy, Library & Archives Canada, 395 Wellington St., Ottawa, Ontario, Canada, Library & Archives Canada.

Helen M. Cannon1

F, b. circa 1911
FatherUriah William Cannon1 b. 2 May 1884
MotherNellie M. Bernard1 b. 1886
Relationship3rd cousin 2 times removed of David Arthur Walker
ChartsDescendants of John Cannon & Hannah
Descendants of William Wallace
Last Edited14 Oct 2012
Birth*Helen M. Cannon was born circa 1911 in Massachusetts, U.S.A..1 
She was the daughter of Uriah William Cannon and Nellie M. Bernard.1 
(Witness) Census HeadHouseholdHelen M. Cannon was enumerated on the census of 3 January 1920 in the household of Uriah William Cannon in Brockton, Plymouth County, Massachusetts, U.S.A.; included in the household with Uriah (age 35) were his wife Nellie Bernard (age 34), children Hazel (age 10), Helen (age 8), Samuel (age 7) and Uriah Jr. (age 2 years & 2 months). Uriah was a commercial traveller for a wholesale meat company. Hazel, Helen and Samuel were in school.1
(Witness) Census HeadHouseholdHelen M. Cannon was enumerated on the census of 8 April 1930 in the household of Uriah William Cannon in Brockton, Plymouth County, Massachusetts, U.S.A.; included in the household with Uriah (age 45) were his wife Nellie Bernard (age 44), children Hazel (age 20), Helen (age 19), Samuel (age 17) and Uriah Jr. (age 12). Uriah was a meat salesman, Hazel a book keeper for an insurance company, and Helen a stenographer for a shoe factory.2
Marriage*Helen M. Cannon married an unknown person on 23 November 1935. 

Citations

  1. [S7484] 3 January 1920 digital image from microfilm, http://www.ancestry.ca, Ancestry.ca The National Archives & Records Administration, microfilm T625_725, page 3A, Enumeration District 102, Image 585, household of Uriah W. Cannon & Nellie M. Bernard.
  2. [S7485] 8 April 1930 digital image from microfilm, http://www.ancestry.ca, Ancestry.ca The National Archives & Records Administration, microfilm 938, page 9B, Enumeration District 24, Image 1138, Family History Library microfilm 2340673, household of Uriah W. Cannon & Nellie M. Bernard.

Henrietta Cannon1

F
Last Edited26 Jan 2002
Marriage*Henrietta Cannon married Elijah Brown.1 

Family

Elijah Brown
Children

Citations

  1. [S373] Correspondence with Gary Leighton Townshend (Toronto, Ontario). Personal Archives of David Arthur Walker (Edwards, Ontario, Canada).

Henry Cannon1

M, b. circa 1848
FatherJohn Cannon1 b. 18 Oct 1818
MotherElizabeth Steeves1
Relationship2nd cousin 4 times removed of David Arthur Walker
ChartsDescendants of John Cannon & Hannah
Last Edited2 May 2013
Birth*Henry Cannon was born circa 1848 in New Brunswick.1 
He was the son of John Cannon and Elizabeth Steeves.1 
(Witness) Census HeadHouseholdHenry Cannon was enumerated on the census of 1851 in the household of John Cannon in Harvey, Albert County, New Brunswick; included in the household with John (age 31) were his wife Elizabeth Steeves (age 27), their children James (age 6), Henry (age 3), Amanda (age 5) and Mary Ann (age 8 months). John was a miller and a farmer. They lived on the farm adjacent to John's brother William.1

Citations

  1. [S8293] 1851 Canada Census, Harvey, Albert County, New Brunswick, household of John Cannon, 1851, digital copy of original image LAC Film C_994, Library & Archives Canada, 395 Wellington St., Ottawa, Ontario, Canada, Library & Archives Canada.

Henry Stewart Cannon1

M, b. 19 September 1903, d. 28 April 1984
FatherDr. Fredrick Wellington Cannon2 b. 12 Oct 1864, d. 9 Apr 1940
MotherMargaret Stewart2 b. 1876, d. 1962
Relationship3rd cousin 1 time removed of David Arthur Walker
ChartsDescendants of John Cannon & Hannah
Descendants of David Walker & Margaret Hetherington
Last Edited26 Mar 2014
Name-ComHenry Stewart Cannon is commonly known as Harry.2,3 
Birth*He was born on 19 September 1903 in Prince Edward Island, Canada.1,2 
He was the son of Dr. Fredrick Wellington Cannon and Margaret Stewart.2 
BaptismHenry Stewart Cannon was baptized on 10 July 1904 in the Presbyterian Church, Summerside, Prince County, Prince Edward Island, Canada.1 
(Witness) Census HeadHouseholdHe was enumerated on the census of 1 June 1911 in the household of Dr. Fredrick Wellington Cannon in Lot 17, St. Eleanors, Prince County, Prince Edward Island, Canada; listed in the household of Fredrick were his wife Margaret/Margret. sons J. Malcolm, Harry S. & Frederick, and daughter Lila G.2 
Marriage*Henry Stewart Cannon married Rowena MacLeod.4,5 
(Witness) Census HeadHouseholdHenry Stewart Cannon was enumerated on the census of 1921 in the household of Dr. Fredrick Wellington Cannon in St. Eleanors, Prince County, Prince Edward Island, Canada; included in the household with Frederick (age 56) were his second wige Margaret Stewart (age 44), their children Harry (age 17), Frederick (age 16) and Lila (age 14). Frederick was a veterinarian, Frederick Jr. a farmer and Lila was a student. The family religion was Presbyterian.3
Death*Henry Stewart Cannon died on 28 April 1984 in Prince County Hospital, Summerside, Prince County, Prince Edward Island, Canada, 46.418658,-63.777325, at age 80; he was living at 61 West Drive, St. Eleanors, at the time of his death.6,7,4,5 
FuneralThe funeral was held on 30 April 1984 in Moase Funeral Home, Summerside, Prince County, Prince Edward Island, Canada.6 
Burial*He was buried in Peoples Cemetery, Summerside, Prince County, Prince Edward Island, Canada, 46.40454,-63.77689.
Inscription: CANNON / Harry S. Cannon / 1903 - 1984 / His Wife / Rowena MacLeod / 1904 - 1985 / Lovingly Remembered
Back: CANNON.4,5
Tombstone, Harry S. Cannon (1903-1984), his wife Rowena MacLeod (1904-1985). Peoples Cemetery, Summerside, Prince County, Prince Edward Island, Canada.

Family

Rowena MacLeod b. 1904, d. 1985

Citations

  1. [S3506] Baptismal Record: Henry Stewart Cannon, Presbyterian Church, Summerside, Prince Edward Island, Book #1, Pages 156-157, (10 July 1904). Hereinafter cited as Baptismal Record: Henry Stewart Cannon.
  2. [S3503] 1911 Canada Census - Fredrick W. Cannon, Household #94, 1 June 1911, Microfilm unknown film, Lot 17, Prince County, Prince Edward Island, District 134, Subdistrict 40, Library & Archives Canada, 395 Wellington St., Ottawa, Ontario, Canada, Library & Archives Canada.
  3. [S9202] 1921 Canada Census, St. Eleanors, Prince County, Prince Edward Island, of Frederick & Margaret Cannon household #111, 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.
  4. [S3507] Harry S. Cannon Tombstone transcription; PEI Genealogical Society, 1998.
  5. [S5017] Cemetery Marker - Henry Stewart Cannon, Henry Stewart Cannon Tombstone inscription; David A. Walker, 28 August 2010.
  6. [S6305] Death - Henry Stewart "Harry" Cannon, Journal Pioneer, Summerside, Prince Edward Island, 30 April 1984, page 2. Hereinafter cited as Journal Pioneer.
  7. [S6306] Death - Henry Stewart "Harry" Cannon, The Guardian, Charlottetown, Prince Edward Island, 30 April 1984. Hereinafter cited as The Guardian.

Herbert Cannon1

M, b. March 1881
FatherJohn M. Cannon1 b. 7 Apr 1851, d. 3 Nov 1947
MotherJerusha A. Copp1 b. c 1851, d. 18 Jun 1882
Relationship3rd cousin 3 times removed of David Arthur Walker
ChartsDescendants of John Cannon & Hannah
Last Edited21 Jun 2013
(Witness) Census HeadHouseholdHerbert Cannon was enumerated on the census of 1881 in the household of David Copp in Harvey, Albert County, New Brunswick, Canada; included in the household with David (age 61) were his wife Phoebe Ann (age 55), their daughter Jerusha (age 29), her husband John M. Cannon (age 30) and their son Herbert (age 1 month). David was a farmer, John a plasterer. The household religion was Baptist.1
Birth*Herbert Cannon was born in March 1881 in New Brunswick, Canada.1 
He was the son of John M. Cannon and Jerusha A. Copp.1 

Citations

  1. [S8421] 1881 Canada Census, Harvey, Albert County, New Brunswick, of David Copp Household #133, April 1881, Microfilm LAC Roll C-13177, page 30, Library & Archives Canada, 395 Wellington St., Ottawa, Ontario, Canada, Library & Archives Canada.

Herbert Cannon1

M, b. 18 May 1896
FatherAlbert C. Cannon1 b. 12 Aug 1863
MotherMargaret Jane Westcott1 b. 2 Mar 1865
Last Edited26 Mar 2014
Birth*Herbert Cannon was born on 18 May 1896 in Prince Edward Island, Canada.1 
He was the son of Albert C. Cannon and Margaret Jane Westcott.1 
(Witness) Census HeadHouseholdHerbert Cannon was enumerated on the census of 1901 in the household of Albert C. Cannon in Charlottetown, Queens County, Prince Edward Island, Canada; included in the household with Albert (age 36) were his wife Margaret Westcott (age 36), their children Pearl (age 8, Leslie (age 7), Herbert (age 5), Milton (age 3) and Leo (age abt. 4 months). Albert's occupation was recorded as 'Agent'. The family religion was Anglican.1 

Citations

  1. [S9203] 1901 Canada Census, Charlottetown, Queens County, Prince Edward Island, of Albert Cannon Household #117, 1901, digital copy of original census page LAC Roll T-6428 to T-6556, Page 13, Library & Archives Canada, 395 Wellington St., Ottawa, Ontario, Canada, Library & Archives Canada.

Herbert F. Cannon1,2

M, b. 8 June 1876
FatherSamuel C. Cannon1 b. 17 Dec 1847, d. 1935
MotherAdelaide Rowena Williams1 b. 9 May 1856, d. 1926
Relationship2nd cousin 3 times removed of David Arthur Walker
ChartsDescendants of John Cannon & Hannah
Descendants of William Wallace
Last Edited9 Oct 2012
Birth*Herbert F. Cannon was born on 8 June 1876.1 
He was the son of Samuel C. Cannon and Adelaide Rowena Williams.1 
BaptismHerbert F. Cannon was baptized on 23 October 1876 in United Church, Bideford, Prince County, Prince Edward Island, Canada; the officiating clergyman was Rev. H. Penna.1 
(Witness) Census HeadHouseholdHe was enumerated on the census of 1881 in the household of Samuel C. Cannon in Lot 13, Prince County, Prince Edward Island, Canada; included in the household with Samuel (age 31) were his wife Adelaide Williams (age 24), daughter Fanny (age 2) and son Herbert (age 5). Samuel was a boot & shoemaker. The family religion was Methodist.3
(Witness) Census HeadHouseholdHerbert F. Cannon 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

Citations

  1. [S6895] Prince Edward Island Baptism Card Index, 1771-1885, Calahan-Condon, Image #1885, United Church, Bideford, Prince County, Prince Edward Island, Record Book 1, Page 13, (Herbert Cannon, 23 October 1876). Hereinafter cited as Baptism Index, Familysearch.org.
  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. [S7458] 1881 digital image from microfilm, Library & Archives Canada, 395 Wellington St., Ottawa, Ontario, Canada, Library & Archives Canada Library & Archives Canada, Roll C-13162, Page 2, Family No. 6, Samuel Cannon household.

Ida May Cannon1

F, b. 1 September 1894
FatherThomas Cannon1 b. 12 Jun 1860, d. 7 Apr 1947
MotherAnn Boyles1 b. 10 Jul 1869, d. 25 Mar 1945
Relationship3rd cousin 3 times removed of David Arthur Walker
ChartsDescendants of John Cannon & Hannah
Last Edited17 Apr 2014
Birth*Ida May Cannon was born on 1 September 1894 in Prince Edward Island, Canada.1 
She was the daughter of Thomas Cannon and Ann Boyles.1 
(Witness) Census HeadHouseholdIda May 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.1
(Witness) Census HeadHouseholdIda May 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.2
Marriage*Ida May Cannon married Harris Leigh Vincent on 10 July 1918 in Alberton, Lot 4, Prince County, Prince Edward Island, Canada.3 

Family

Harris Leigh Vincent b. 10 June 1894

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. [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.
  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.

Idella May Cannon1,2

F, b. 8 September 1887
FatherJoseph Samuel Cannon2 b. 17 Dec 1857, d. 1928
MotherArabella Wright2 b. 24 Mar 1863, d. 12 May 1944
Relationship1st cousin 3 times removed of David Arthur Walker
ChartsDescendants of John Cannon & Hannah
Descendants of William Wallace
Last Edited27 Dec 2009
Birth*Idella May Cannon was born on 8 September 1887 in Bideford, Prince County, Prince Edward Island, Canada.2,3 
She was the daughter of Joseph Samuel Cannon and Arabella Wright.2 
(Witness) Census HeadHouseholdIdella May Cannon was enumerated on the census of 6 April 1891 in the household of Samuel Cannon in Lot 12, Prince County, Prince Edward Island, Canada; included in the household were Samuel's wife Susanna (Wallace), daughter Emma, son Joseph S., his wife Arabella (Wright) and their children Willie L. and Idella May. The family religion was listed as Methodist. Occupations were farmer for Samuel and Joseph, and tailoress for Emma.1
(Witness) Census HeadHouseholdIdella May 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.2

Citations

  1. [S3492] 1891 Canada Census - Samuel Cannon, Samuel Cannon Household #3, 6 April 1891, Canada Census on Microfilm Microfilm T-6383, Lot 12, Prince County, Prince Edward Island, District #134, Library & Archives Canada, 395 Wellington St., Ottawa, Ontario, Canada, Library & Archives Canada.
  2. [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.
  3. [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.

Inez Cecelia Maud Cannon1

F, b. 2 October 1867
FatherMariner Cannon1 b. 29 Apr 1822
MotherElizabeth Travis Smith1 b. 12 Jul 1826, d. bt Apr 1901 - May 1910
Relationship2nd cousin 4 times removed of David Arthur Walker
ChartsDescendants of John Cannon & Hannah
Last Edited9 May 2013
Birth*Inez Cecelia Maud Cannon was born on 2 October 1867 in New Horton, Albert County, New Brunswick, Canada.1 
She was the daughter of Mariner Cannon and Elizabeth Travis Smith.1 
(Witness) Census HeadHouseholdInez Cecelia Maud 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
Name-ComInez Cecelia Maud Cannon is commonly known as Cecelia Cannon in 1871.2 
(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.3
Name-ComInez Cecelia Maud Cannon is commonly known as Inez Cannon in 1881.3 
(Witness) Census HeadHouseholdShe was enumerated on the census of 8 April 1891 in the household of Mariner Cannon in Harvey, Albert County, New Brunswick, Canada; included in the household with Mariner (age 69) were his wife Eliza (age 64), their children Inez (age 23), Lucy (age 22) & Fletcher (age 34) and Fletcher's wife Dorcas McDonald (age 32). Mariner and Fletcher were farmers, Inez a cook. The family religion was Methodist.4

Citations

  1. [S8286] Late Registration of Births, Province of New Brunswick, Inez Cecelia Maud Cannon, Provincial Archives of New Brunswick, Fredericton, York County, New Brunswick, Canada. PANB Microfilm F18759, Code 1867-C-3.
  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.
  4. [S8328] 1891 Canada Census, Harvey, Albert County, New Brunswick, of Mariner Cannon household #15, 8 April 1891, digital copy of original image LAC Film T-6297, page 3, Library & Archives Canada, 395 Wellington St., Ottawa, Ontario, Canada, Library & Archives Canada.

Infant Twin 1 Cannon1

F, b. 25 February 1901
FatherJohn M. Cannon1 b. 7 Apr 1851, d. 3 Nov 1947
MotherAsenath Anderson1 b. 6 Apr 1870, d. 8 Jan 1928
Relationship3rd cousin 3 times removed of David Arthur Walker
ChartsDescendants of John Cannon & Hannah
Last Edited26 Jun 2013
Birth*Infant Twin 1 Cannon was born on 25 February 1901 in New Brunswick, Canada.1 
She was the daughter of John M. Cannon and Asenath Anderson.1 
(Witness) Census HeadHouseholdInfant Twin 1 Cannon was enumerated on the census of 3 April 1901 in the household of John M. Cannon in Harvey, Albert County, New Brunswick, Canada; included in the household with John (age 49) were his wife Asenath (age 30), their children Frederick (age 20), Amanda May (age 13), John (age 11), Harrison (age 8), Leonard (age 7) and two infant twin girls (age 1 month). John and Fred were plasterers. The family religion was Baptist.1

Citations

  1. [S8428] 1901 Canada Census, Harvey, Albert County, New Brunswick, of John M. Cannon Household #11, 3 April 1901, Microfilm LAC Roll T-6428 to T-6556, page 1, Library & Archives Canada, 395 Wellington St., Ottawa, Ontario, Canada, Library & Archives Canada.

Infant Twin 2 Cannon1

F, b. 25 February 1901
FatherJohn M. Cannon1 b. 7 Apr 1851, d. 3 Nov 1947
MotherAsenath Anderson1 b. 6 Apr 1870, d. 8 Jan 1928
Relationship3rd cousin 3 times removed of David Arthur Walker
ChartsDescendants of John Cannon & Hannah
Last Edited26 Jun 2013
Birth*Infant Twin 2 Cannon was born on 25 February 1901 in New Brunswick, Canada.1 
She was the daughter of John M. Cannon and Asenath Anderson.1 
(Witness) Census HeadHouseholdInfant Twin 2 Cannon was enumerated on the census of 3 April 1901 in the household of John M. Cannon in Harvey, Albert County, New Brunswick, Canada; included in the household with John (age 49) were his wife Asenath (age 30), their children Frederick (age 20), Amanda May (age 13), John (age 11), Harrison (age 8), Leonard (age 7) and two infant twin girls (age 1 month). John and Fred were plasterers. The family religion was Baptist.1

Citations

  1. [S8428] 1901 Canada Census, Harvey, Albert County, New Brunswick, of John M. Cannon Household #11, 3 April 1901, Microfilm LAC Roll T-6428 to T-6556, page 1, Library & Archives Canada, 395 Wellington St., Ottawa, Ontario, Canada, Library & Archives Canada.

Irene Etta Cannon1

F, b. circa 1922, d. 2011
FatherJames Malcolm Cannon2 b. 21 May 1896, d. 1 Mar 1968
MotherSelena Harris2 b. 1902, d. 1932
Relationship4th cousin of David Arthur Walker
ChartsDescendants of John Cannon & Hannah
Descendants of David Walker & Margaret Hetherington
Last Edited6 May 2011
Name-ComIrene Etta Cannon is commonly known as Irene Cannon.2 
Birth*She was born circa 1922 in Prince Edward Island, Canada.3 
She was the daughter of James Malcolm Cannon and Selena Harris.2 
(Witness) Census HeadHouseholdIrene Etta Cannon was enumerated on the census of 14 April 1930 in the household of James Malcolm Cannon in 312 Salem St., Malden, Middlesex County, Massacusetts, U.S.A., 42.431184,-71.056844; included in the household were his wife Selena, daughters Irene & Lila, son Albert and brother-in-law Charles Harris. His occupation was listed as a gardener in a nursery. Also living in the household was his brother-in-law, Charles Harris, listed as working in a shoe factory.3
Death*Irene Etta Cannon died in 2011 in Destin, Florida, U.S.A.; no details available.1 

Citations

  1. [S5641] Obituary - Irene Etta Cannon, , Destin, Florida.
  2. [S4090] Correspondence with Sherri L. Cannon (Maryland, U.S.A.). Personal Archives of David Arthur Walker (Edwards, Ontario, Canada).
  3. [S4091] 1930 US Census - James Malcolm Cannon, Household of James M. Cannon, 14 April 1930, On-line at Ancestry.com unknown film, Malden, Massachusetts, Roll 923, Page 13A, Enumeration District 281, Image 356.0, http://www.ancestry.com, Ancestry.com.

Isaac Cannon1

M, b. 27 January 1846, d. 21 May 1914
FatherCharles Cannon1 b. 19 Mar 1814, d. 17 Mar 1898
MotherMary Townsend Rayner1 b. 14 Jan 1816, d. 2 Oct 1900
Relationship2nd cousin 4 times removed of David Arthur Walker
ChartsDescendants of John Cannon & Hannah
Last Edited16 Jul 2012
Birth*Isaac Cannon was born on 27 January 1846 in Richmond, Prince County, Prince Edward Island.1 
He was the son of Charles Cannon and Mary Townsend Rayner.1 
Marriage*Isaac Cannon married Martha Ann Ford, daughter of Silas Ford and Ann, on 24 July 1871 in Kildare, Prince County, Prince Edward Island; they were married at the residence of Isaac's father, by Rev. R. W. Dyer.
"Married - On the 24 inst. at the residence of the bride-groom's father, Kildare, by Rev. R. W. Dyer. Mr. Isaac Cannon, of Lot 3, to Miss Martha Ann Ford, Lot 12."2,1,3 
(Witness) Census HeadHouseholdIsaac Cannon 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.4
Census HeadHousehold*Isaac Cannon was head of the household in the census of 1901 in Lot 3, Prince County, Prince Edward Island, Canada; included in the household with Isaac (age 55) were his wife Martha Ford (age 52), their children, Levonia (age 16), Tryphina (age 13) and Martha (age 11), and Isaac's inlaws, Silas (age 83) and Ann (age 72) Ford. Isaac was a farmer. His family's religion was Methodist, Silas was Anglican and Ann was Methodist.5
1901 Canada Census, Lot 3, Prince County, Prince Edward Island. Household of Isaac Cannon, his wife Martha Ford, their children Levonia, Tryphina, and Martha, and Martha's parents, Silas & Ann Ford.
Death*He died on 21 May 1914 in Kildare Cape, Prince County, Prince Edward Island, Canada, at age 68;
"'Sudden Death at Kildare' - A very sad and sudden death occurred at Kildare Cape yesterday. Mr. Isaac Cannon aged seventy, a well known and very highly respected resident of that place had got up in the morning as usual, when he suddenly fell back dead upon his bed. He seemed to be in his usual good health and the sad circumstance has caused quite a shock to his wife and other relatives, as well as the whole community. Deceased was a brother of Mr. Silas Raynard Greenmount and of Mr. Otis Cannon of Kildare."6,7,3,1 
Burial*He was buried on 23 May 1914 in Woodlawn Methodist Cemetery, Alberton, Prince County, Prince Edward Island, Canada, 46.80972,-64.07231. Small square obelisk, broken from base.
Inscription: Isaac Cannon / Died / May 21, 1914 / AET. 68 / His Wife / Martha Ann / Ford / Died / Feb. 17, 1935 / AET. 86. / - / CANNON
Left: Also / His daughters / Laura Jane / 1880 - 1899 / Matilda / 1882 - 1886 / Isaac / an infant / 1892 / One less on earth / One more in heaven.6,3
Tombstone for Isaac Cannon (1846-1914), his wife Martha Ann Ford (1849-1935), children Laura Jane (1880-1899), Matilda (1882-1886) and Isaac (1892-1892). Woodlawn Cemetery, Alberton, Prince County, Prince Edward Island, Canada.
Front inscription detail.
Left inscription detail.

Family

Martha Ann Ford b. 1849, d. 17 February 1935
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. [S6307] Married - Isaac Cannon & Mary Ann Ford, The Islander, Charlottetown, 4 August 1871, Page 3. Hereinafter cited as Islander.
  3. [S3768] Isaac Cannon (1846-1914) Marker Inscription;David A. Walker, 20 August 2009.
  4. [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.
  5. [S7010] 1901 Canada Census, Lot 3, Prince County, Prince Edward Island, Isaac Cannon household #103, 1901, digital image of census page Page 13, Library & Archives Canada, 395 Wellington St., Ottawa, Ontario, Canada, Library & Archives Canada.
  6. [S6308] Isaac Cannon entry, Death Record - Isaac Cannon, PARO, Public Archives and Records Office of Prince Edward Island, Charlottetown, Queens County, Prince Edward Island, Canada, 46.23533,-63.12547. Hereinafter cited as Death Record - Isaac Cannon.
  7. [S6309] Died - Isaac Cannon, The Charlottetown Examiner, Charlottetown, 22 May 1914. Hereinafter cited as The Examiner.
  8. [S4708] Baptismal Index, PARO, Charlottetown, P.E.I. - Baptismal Record - Mary Townsend Cannon, St. Peter's Anglican Church, Alberton, Prince County, Prince Edward Island, Book 1, p. 38.. Hereinafter cited as Baptismal Index, PARO, Charlottetown, P.E.I. - Baptismal Record - Mary Townsend Cannon.
  9. [S4706] Baptismal Index, PARO, Charlottetown, P.E.I. - Baptismal Record - Samuel Edward Cannon, St. Peter's Anglican Church, Alberton, Prince County, Prince Edward Island, Book 1, p. 43.. Hereinafter cited as Baptismal Index, PARO, Charlottetown, P.E.I. - Baptismal Record - Samuel Edward Cannon.
  10. [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.
  11. [S4707] Baptismal Index, PARO, Charlottetown, P.E.I. - Baptismal Record - Melinda Ann Cannon, United Church, Alberton, Prince County, Prince Edward Island, Book 1, p. 21.. Hereinafter cited as Baptismal Index, PARO, Charlottetown, P.E.I. - Baptismal Record - Melinda Ann Cannon.
  12. [S6897] Prince Edward Island Baptism Card Index, 1771-1885, Calahan-Condon, Image #1899, United Church, Alberton, Prince County, Prince Edward Island, Record Book 1, Page 23, (Laura Jane Cannon, 8 March 1882). Hereinafter cited as Baptism Index, Familysearch.org.

Isaac Cannon1

M, b. 1892, d. 1892
FatherIsaac Cannon1 b. 27 Jan 1846, d. 21 May 1914
MotherMartha Ann Ford1 b. 1849, d. 17 Feb 1935
Relationship3rd cousin 3 times removed of David Arthur Walker
ChartsDescendants of John Cannon & Hannah
Last Edited16 Jul 2012
Death*Isaac Cannon died in 1892.1 
Birth*He was born in 1892.1 
He was the son of Isaac Cannon and Martha Ann Ford.1 
Burial*Isaac Cannon was buried in Woodlawn Methodist Cemetery, Alberton, Prince County, Prince Edward Island, Canada, 46.80972,-64.07231. Section 'A', stone #9. small square obelisk, broken from base.
Inscription: Isaac Cannon / Died / May 21, 1914 / AET. 68 / His Wife / Martha Ann / Ford / Died / Feb. 17, 1935 / AET. 86. / - / CANNON
Left: Also / His daughters / Laura Jane / 1880 - 1899 / Matilda / 1882 - 1886 / Isaac / an infant / 1892 / One less on earth / One more in heaven.1
Tombstone for Isaac Cannon (1846-1914), his wife Martha Ann Ford (1849-1935), children Laura Jane (1880-1899), Matilda (1882-1886) and Isaac (1892-1892). Woodlawn Cemetery, Alberton, Prince County, Prince Edward Island, Canada.
Front inscription detail.
Left inscription detail.

Citations

  1. [S3768] Isaac Cannon (1846-1914) Marker Inscription;David A. Walker, 20 August 2009.

Isaac Raymond Cannon1,2

M, b. 29 November 1904, d. 13 August 1955
FatherSamuel Edward Cannon2 b. 22 Jan 1874, d. 1960
MotherMary Margaret Mills2 b. 26 Jun 1875, d. 1950
Relationship4th cousin 2 times removed of David Arthur Walker
ChartsDescendants of John Cannon & Hannah
Descendants of William Wallace
Last Edited16 Mar 2014
Name Variation Isaac Raymond Cannon is also known as Raymond Isaac Cannon.3 
Name-ComalsoHe is also commonly known as Ray.4 
Name-ComHe is commonly known as Raymond.2,5 
Birth*He was born on 29 November 1904 in Milo, Prince County, Prince Edward Island, Canada.1,2,6 
He was the son of Samuel Edward Cannon and Mary Margaret Mills.2 
BaptismIsaac Raymond Cannon was baptized on 5 May 1909 in United Church, West Cape, Prince County, Prince Edward Island, Canada; the officiating clergyman was A.D. McLeod.1 
(Witness) Census HeadHouseholdHe 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.2
Marriage*Isaac Raymond Cannon married Myra Bell Williams, daughter of John A. S. Williams and Alberta May Wallace.3,4 
(Witness) Census HeadHouseholdIsaac Raymond Cannon was enumerated on the census of 1921 in the household of Samuel Edward Cannon in Duke St., Summerside, Prince County, Prince Edward Island, Canada; included in the household with Samuel (age 46) were his wife Margaret Mills (age 45), their children Lily May (age 19), Emily (age 17), Raymond (age 16), Samuel (age 14), Ernest (age 12), Amanda (age 10) & Rita (age 8). Samuel & Raymond were farmers.5
Border Crossing*Isaac Raymond Cannon crossed the border on 1 August 1929 at Vanceboro, Washington County, Maine, U.S.A.; his departure from Prince Edward Island contact was his father, Samuel Cannon, and his arrival in Maine contact was his aunt, Mrs. Clifford Wood.6 
Death*He died on 13 August 1955 at age 50.3 
Burial*He was buried in Peoples Cemetery, Summerside, Prince County, Prince Edward Island, Canada, 46.40550,-63.77564.
Inscription: CANNON / Raymond Isaac Cannon / Nov. 29, 1904 - Aug. 13, 1955 / His Wife / Myra Bell Williams / Jan. 29, 1906 - Feb. 4, 1984 / At Rest.3
Tombstone, Raymond Isaac Cannon (1904-1955), his wife Myra Bell Williams (1906-1984). Peoples Cemetery, Summerside, Prince County, Prince Edward Island, Canada.

Family

Myra Bell Williams b. 29 January 1906, d. 4 February 1984

Citations

  1. [S4885] Baptismal Index, PARO, Charlottetown, P.E.I. - Baptismal Record - Isaac Raymond Cannon, Book #1, Page 177, United Church, West Cape, Prince County, Prince Edward Island. Hereinafter cited as Baptismal Index, PARO, Charlottetown, P.E.I. - Baptismal Record - Isaac Raymond Cannon.
  2. [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.
  3. [S4887] Marker Inscription - Raymond Isaac Cannon, Raymond Isaac Cannon & Myra Bell Williams Marker Inscription; David A. Walker, 17 August 2010.
  4. [S6317] Death - Myra Cannon, Journal Pioneer, Summerside, 6 February 1984, page 2. Hereinafter cited as Journal Pioneer.
  5. [S9155] 1921 Canada Census, Summerside, Prince County, Prince Edward Island, of Samuel Cannon & Margaret Mills household #257, 1921, digital copy of original image LAC Reference Number RG 31, Folder Number 104, Page 25, Library & Archives Canada, 395 Wellington St., Ottawa, Ontario, Canada, Library & Archives Canada.
  6. [S7011] The National Archives of Canada holds lists of immigrants arriving across the Canada/United States border from April 1908 to 31 December 1935. Prior to April 1908 people could travel freely across the border from the United States to Canada. No records were kept prior to April 1908.

James Cannon1

M, b. circa 1845
FatherJohn Cannon1 b. 18 Oct 1818
MotherElizabeth Steeves1
Relationship2nd cousin 4 times removed of David Arthur Walker
ChartsDescendants of John Cannon & Hannah
Last Edited2 May 2013
Birth*James Cannon was born circa 1845 in New Brunswick.1 
He was the son of John Cannon and Elizabeth Steeves.1 
(Witness) Census HeadHouseholdJames Cannon was enumerated on the census of 1851 in the household of John Cannon in Harvey, Albert County, New Brunswick; included in the household with John (age 31) were his wife Elizabeth Steeves (age 27), their children James (age 6), Henry (age 3), Amanda (age 5) and Mary Ann (age 8 months). John was a miller and a farmer. They lived on the farm adjacent to John's brother William.1
(Witness) Census HeadHouseholdJames Cannon was enumerated on the census of 1871 in the household of John Cannon in Alma, Albert County, New Brunswick, Canada; included in the household with John (age 50) were his wife Elizabeth Steeves (age 48), their children James (age 26), Mary Ann (age 20), Hannah (age 16), John (age 16) and Melissa (age 12). John was a farmer. The family religion was Baptist Closed Communion.2

Citations

  1. [S8293] 1851 Canada Census, Harvey, Albert County, New Brunswick, household of John Cannon, 1851, digital copy of original image LAC Film C_994, Library & Archives Canada, 395 Wellington St., Ottawa, Ontario, Canada, Library & Archives Canada.
  2. [S8296] 1871 Canada Census, Alma, Albert County, New Brunswick, of John Cannon household #25, 1871, digital copy of original image LAC Film C-10394, Library & Archives Canada, 395 Wellington St., Ottawa, Ontario, Canada, Library & Archives Canada.

James Cannon1

M
Last Edited23 Aug 2014
Marriage*James Cannon married Eleanor.1 

Family

Eleanor
Child

Citations

  1. [S9348] Jean M. Holder, compiler, Baptisms, Marriages & Burials 1749-1768, St. Paul's Church, Halifax, Nova Scotia (Halifax, Nova Scotia: Genealogical Association of Nova Scotia, 1983), page 31. Hereinafter cited as Baptisms, Marriages & Burials 1749-1768.

James Cannon1

M
Last Edited31 Aug 2014
Marriage*James Cannon married Susannah Williams on 18 January 1755 in St. Paul's Anglican Church, Halifax, Nova Scotia, 44.647402,-63.574560.1 

Family

Susannah Williams

Citations

  1. [S9348] Jean M. Holder, compiler, Baptisms, Marriages & Burials 1749-1768, St. Paul's Church, Halifax, Nova Scotia (Halifax, Nova Scotia: Genealogical Association of Nova Scotia, 1983), page 65. Hereinafter cited as Baptisms, Marriages & Burials 1749-1768.

James Malcolm Cannon1,2

M, b. 21 May 1896, d. 1 March 1968
FatherDr. Fredrick Wellington Cannon2 b. 12 Oct 1864, d. 9 Apr 1940
MotherGertrude R. Mason3 b. c 1864, d. 21 Nov 1898
Relationship3rd cousin 1 time removed of David Arthur Walker
ChartsDescendants of John Cannon & Hannah
Descendants of David Walker & Margaret Hetherington
Last Edited13 Jan 2010
Birth*James Malcolm Cannon was born on 21 May 1896 in Prince Edward Island, Canada.3,1 
He was the son of Dr. Fredrick Wellington Cannon and Gertrude R. Mason.2,3 
BaptismJames Malcolm Cannon was baptized on 27 September 1896 in the Presbyterian Church, Summerside, Prince County, Prince Edward Island, Canada; the officiating clergyman was Rev. E.M. Dill.3 
(Witness) Census HeadHouseholdHe was enumerated on the census of 31 March 1901 in the household of George Nelson Cannon in Lot 17, Prince County, Prince Edward Island, Canada; listed in the household with George were his wife, Sarah, brother Fredrick and nephew James M. Cannon (son of Fredrick).1 
(Witness) Census HeadHouseholdJames Malcolm Cannon was enumerated on the census of 1 June 1911 in the household of Dr. Fredrick Wellington Cannon in Lot 17, St. Eleanors, Prince County, Prince Edward Island, Canada; listed in the household of Fredrick were his wife Margaret/Margret. sons J. Malcolm, Harry S. & Frederick, and daughter Lila G.2 
Marriage*James Malcolm Cannon married Selena Harris in 1920 in Prince Edward Island, Canada; they had three children.4 
Immigration*James Malcolm Cannon immigrated to U.S.A. in 1925.5  
Census HeadHousehold*He was head of the household in the census of 14 April 1930 in 312 Salem St., Malden, Middlesex County, Massacusetts, U.S.A., 42.431184,-71.056844; included in the household were his wife Selena, daughters Irene & Lila, son Albert and brother-in-law Charles Harris. His occupation was listed as a gardener in a nursery. Also living in the household was his brother-in-law, Charles Harris, listed as working in a shoe factory.5
1930 US Census, household of James M. Cannon, his wife Selena, their three children, and Selena's brother Charles Harris. At the time of the enumeration they lived at 312 Salen St., Malden, Massachusetts.
Note*After the death of his wife Selena, James put all three children in an orphanage in South Attleborough, Massachusetts, and disappeared. None of the children saw him again, even though he lived a very short distance away.4 
Death*He died on 1 March 1968 in Lynn, Essex County, Masssachusetts, U.S.A., at age 71.4 
Burial*He was buried in Pine Grove Cemetery, Lynn, Essex County, Massachusetts, U.S.A..
Inscription: James M. Cannon / 1897 - 1968. Note that the birth year inscribed is incorrect. Plot location: Oriole Section-4, Lot 226, Gr-1.4
Tombstone, James Malcolm Cannon (1896-1968), Pine Grove Cemetery, Lynn, Massachusetts, U.S.A. Photo courtesy of Sherri L. Cannon.

Family

Selena Harris b. 1902, d. 1932
Children

Citations

  1. [S3502] 1901 Canada Census - George N. Cannon, Household #82, 31 Mar. 1901, Microfilm T-6510, Lot 17, Prince County, Prince Edward Island, District 133, Subdistrict c-2, Library & Archives Canada, 395 Wellington St., Ottawa, Ontario, Canada, Library & Archives Canada.
  2. [S3503] 1911 Canada Census - Fredrick W. Cannon, Household #94, 1 June 1911, Microfilm unknown film, Lot 17, Prince County, Prince Edward Island, District 134, Subdistrict 40, Library & Archives Canada, 395 Wellington St., Ottawa, Ontario, Canada, Library & Archives Canada.
  3. [S4089] Baptismal Index, PARO, Charlottetown, P.E.I. - Baptismal Record - James Malcolm Cannon, Presbyterian Church , Summerside, Prince County, Prince Edward Island, Book 1, p. 146-147.. Hereinafter cited as Baptismal Index, PARO, Charlottetown, P.E.I. - Baptismal Record - James Malcolm Cannon.
  4. [S4090] Correspondence with Sherri L. Cannon (Maryland, U.S.A.). Personal Archives of David Arthur Walker (Edwards, Ontario, Canada).
  5. [S4091] 1930 US Census - James Malcolm Cannon, Household of James M. Cannon, 14 April 1930, On-line at Ancestry.com unknown film, Malden, Massachusetts, Roll 923, Page 13A, Enumeration District 281, Image 356.0, http://www.ancestry.com, Ancestry.com.

James Sydney Cannon1,2

M, b. 21 June 1864, d. 18 August 1947
FatherCharles Cannon1,3 b. 13 Jan 1836
MotherMary Ann Munn1,3 b. c 1845, d. b 1901
Relationship2nd cousin 4 times removed of David Arthur Walker
ChartsDescendants of John Cannon & Hannah
Last Edited17 Jan 2015
Name-ComJames Sydney Cannon is commonly known as James Cannon.3,4,5,6 
Birth*He was born on 21 June 1864 in residence, Kildare Capes, Prince County, Prince Edward Island; his birthplace was recorded as Alberton, Prince Edward Island, on the marriage certificate of his son Alexander.1 
He was the son of Charles Cannon and Mary Ann Munn.1,3 
BaptismJames Sydney Cannon was baptized on 11 November 1866 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.3
Marriage License*James Sydney Cannon obtained a marriage license on 12 March 1902.4 
Marriage*He married Mary Rose Anne Dunn, daughter of John R. Dunn and Catherine Regrata White, on 15 March 1902 in Alma, Prince County, Prince Edward Island, Canada; they were married by license, by D. Davies. James was a bachelor, living in Miminegash, Prince Edward Island. Mary was a spinster, living at Wells Road, Prince Edward Island.4,2,7 
Census HeadHousehold*James Sydney Cannon was head of the household in the census of 1921 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.8
1921 Canada Census, Old Dock, Elmsdale, Prince County, Prince Edward Island. Household of James Cannon, his wife Mary Rose Anne Dunn, their children Nelson, Emily, Myrtle, Elotha/Alontha, Alexander, Thomas, Pearl, Levinia, Olive, Charles, Hilda, Elva and Viola.
Living*He and Mary Rose Anne Dunn were living 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.9
James Cannon, his wife and children, farm property near Elmsdale, Prince Edward Island, 1928.
Death*James Sydney Cannon died on 18 August 1947 at age 83.2,10 
Burial*He was buried in Holy Trinity Anglican Cemetery, Alma, Prince County, Prince Edward Island, Canada, 46.86400,-64.10668.
Inscription: In memory of / J. S. Cannon / 1864 - 1947 / R.I.P.11
Tombstone, James Sydney Cannon (1864-1947). Holy Trinity Anglican Church Cemetery, Alma, Prince County, Prince Edward Island.
Inscription detail.

Family

Mary Rose Anne Dunn b. circa 1 October 1883
Children

Citations

  1. [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.
  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. [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.
  4. [S9176] James S. Cannon & Mary R. Dunn, (15 March 1902), Marriage Record, Public Archives & Records Office (PEI), RG19, Series 3, Subseries 4 , Marriage Licenses, 1902. Hereinafter cited as Marriage Record.
  5. [S9236] Alexander Cannon & Margaret Evelyn Kelley marriage, 9 September 1947, Provincial Archives of New Brunswick, Fredericton, York County, New Brunswick, Canada. PANB microfilm F20047, Code B4/1947, Number 4983.
  6. [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.
  7. [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 345. Hereinafter cited as Goin' to the Corner.
  8. [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.
  9. [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.
  10. [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.
  11. [S7246] Cemetery Marker, Holy Trinity Anglican Church Cemetery, Alma, James Sydney Cannon inscription; read by David A. Walker, 31 July 2012.
  12. [S8586] Baptismal Index, PARO, Charlottetown, Prince Edward Island, St. Peter's Anglican Church, Alberton, Prince County, Prince Edward Island, Record Book 1, Page 109, (15 March 1902). Hereinafter cited as PARO Baptismal Index.
  13. [S8587] Baptismal Index, PARO, Charlottetown, Prince Edward Island, St. Peter's Anglican Church, Alberton, Prince County, Prince Edward Island, Record Book 1, Page 119, (27 November 1906). Hereinafter cited as PARO Baptismal Index.
  14. [S8588] Baptismal Index, PARO, Charlottetown, Prince Edward Island, St. Peter's Anglican Church, Alberton, Prince County, Prince Edward Island, Record Book 1, Page 119, (27 November 1906). Hereinafter cited as PARO Baptismal Index.
  15. [S8589] Baptismal Index, PARO, Charlottetown, Prince Edward Island, St. Peter's Anglican Church, Alberton, Prince County, Prince Edward Island, Record Book 1, Page 119, (27 November 1906). Hereinafter cited as PARO Baptismal Index.
  16. [S8590] Baptismal Index, PARO, Charlottetown, Prince Edward Island, St. Peter's Anglican Church, Alberton, Prince County, Prince Edward Island, Record Book 2, Pages 7-8, (4 January 1912). Hereinafter cited as PARO Baptismal Index.
  17. [S8591] Baptismal Index, PARO, Charlottetown, Prince Edward Island, St. Peter's Anglican Church, Alberton, Prince County, Prince Edward Island, Record Book 2, Pages 7-8, (4 January 1912). Hereinafter cited as PARO Baptismal Index.
  18. [S8592] Baptismal Index, PARO, Charlottetown, Prince Edward Island, St. Peter's Anglican Church, Alberton, Prince County, Prince Edward Island, Record Book 2, Pages 7-8, (4 January 1912). Hereinafter cited as PARO Baptismal Index.
  19. [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.
  20. [S8584] 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.
  21. [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.

Jane Cannon1

F, b. 13 June 1813, d. 16 May 1906
FatherGeorge Cannon1 b. c 1777, d. 3 Jul 1861
MotherElizabeth Hiscock1 b. c 1778, d. 2 May 1851
Relationship3rd great-grandaunt of David Arthur Walker
ChartsDescendants of John Cannon & Hannah
Last Edited22 Sep 2014
Birth*Jane Cannon was born on 13 June 1813 in Lot 17, Prince County, Prince Edward Island.1 
She was the daughter of George Cannon and Elizabeth Hiscock.1 
BaptismJane Cannon was baptized on 8 March 1824 in Richmond Parish Church, Richmond, Prince County, Prince Edward Island; the officating clergyman was Rev. J.C. Jenkins.1 
Marriage*She married Dugald Campbell on 16 June 1840 in Richmond Parish, Prince County, Prince Edward Island; they were married by license, by Rev. Abraham Van Gelder Wiggins. Witnesses were Charles Cannon and William Sharp. This Charles Cannon could be either the one married to Elizabeth Rayner or the one married to Mary Townsend Rayner.2,3
Marriage Registration, Dougald Campbell & Jane Cannon, 16 January 1840.
Death*Jane Cannon died on 16 May 1906 in Mount Pleasant, Prince County, Prince Edward Island, Canada, at age 92; Obituary: "At Mount Pleasant on May 16, Jane Cannon, relict of the late Dugald Campbell, aged 88 years."4 
Alt-DeathAn alternate death date is on 9 May 1906; this is the date inscribed on the tombstone.3 
Burial*She was buried in Presbyterian Church "Old" Cemetery, Tyne Valley, Prince County, Prince Edward Island, Canada, 46.57383,-63.93078. "old" cemetery, section E, stone #58. Tablet.
Inscription: Father / In / Memory of / Dougald Campbell / Died / Nov. 27, 1876. / AET. 67 | Mother / Also / His Wife / Jane Cannon / Died / May 9, 1906 / AET. 88 // Blessed are the pure in heart / For they shall see God.3,5
Tombstone, Dougald Campbell (1809-1876) and Jane Cannon (1813-1906), Presbyterian Church "Old" Cemetery, Tyne Valley, Prince County, Prince Edward Island, Canada.
Inscription detail.

Family

Dugald Campbell b. circa 1809, d. 27 November 1876
Children

Citations

  1. [S3510] Richmond Parish Church, Richmond, Prince County, Prince Edward Island, Book 1, Page 11, Prince Edward Island Baptismal Index: Jane Cannon, (8 March 1824), . Hereinafter cited as Baptismal Record: Jane Cannon.
  2. [S7510] Unknown spouses' names, (16 January 1840), Prince Edward Island Marriage Registers, 1832-1888, Marriages 1839-1844 , unknown manuscript info. Hereinafter cited as PEI Marriage Registers.
  3. [S7509] Cemetery Transcript, Presbyterian Church Cemetery, Tyne Valley, Prince Edward Island, Dugald Campbell & Jane Cannon PEIGS Publication Lot 13-2, David Arthur Walker, Edwards, Ontario, Canada.
  4. [S9393] Death, Mrs. Dugald (née Jane Cannon) Campbell, Pioneer, Summerside, Prince Edward Island, 16 June 1906, Page 3, Col. 6. Hereinafter cited as Pioneer.
  5. [S7511] Tombstone, Presbyterian "Old" Cemetery, Tyne Valley, Prince Edward Island, Canada, Dougald Campbell & Jane Cannon tombstone inscription; read by David A. Walker, 30 June 2011.
  6. [S7513] Baptism Record, Church of England, Richmond Parish, Prince Edward Island, Eliza Frances Campbell, Book 1, Page 149,, (26 December 1841). Hereinafter cited as Baptism Record.
  7. [S7512] Baptism Record, Church of England, Richmond Parish, Prince Edward Island, Mary Jane Campbell, Book 1, Page 170,, (6 July 1845). Hereinafter cited as Baptism Record.
  8. [S7514] 1891 Canada Census, Lot 13, Prince County, Prince Edward Island, of David Inman household #154, 1 May 1891, digital image of census page Roll T-6383, Library & Archives Canada, Library & Archives Canada, 395 Wellington St., Ottawa, Ontario, Canada, Library & Archives Canada.

Jane Cannon1

F, b. 1860
FatherOtis Cannon Jr.1 b. 6 Jul 1834, d. 28 Nov 1915
MotherAlmira Smith1 b. 10 Oct 1832
Relationship2nd cousin 4 times removed of David Arthur Walker
ChartsDescendants of John Cannon & Hannah
Last Edited3 May 2013
Birth*Jane Cannon was born in 1860 in New Brunswick.1 
She was the daughter of Otis Cannon Jr. and Almira Smith.1 
(Witness) Census HeadHouseholdJane 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.

Jane Cannon1

F
Last Edited31 Aug 2014
Burial*Jane Cannon was buried on 13 June 1768 in Old Burying Ground, Halifax, Nova Scotia, 44.644226,-63.572548.1 

Citations

  1. [S9348] Jean M. Holder, compiler, Baptisms, Marriages & Burials 1749-1768, St. Paul's Church, Halifax, Nova Scotia (Halifax, Nova Scotia: Genealogical Association of Nova Scotia, 1983), page 152. Hereinafter cited as Baptisms, Marriages & Burials 1749-1768.

Janie Emmeline Cannon1

F, b. 25 June 1903, d. 10 May 1990
FatherJames Sydney Cannon1 b. 21 Jun 1864, d. 18 Aug 1947
MotherMary Rose Anne Dunn1 b. c 1 Oct 1883
Relationship3rd cousin 3 times removed of David Arthur Walker
ChartsDescendants of John Cannon & Hannah
Last Edited12 Sep 2014
Name-ComalsoJanie Emmeline Cannon is also commonly known as Emmeline Cannon. 
Name-ComShe is commonly known as Emily Cannon.2 
Birth*She was born on 25 June 1903 in residence, Miminegash, Prince County, Prince Edward Island, Canada.1 
She was the daughter of James Sydney Cannon and Mary Rose Anne Dunn.1 
BaptismJanie Emmeline Cannon was baptized on 27 November 1906 in St. Peters Anglican Church, Alberton, Prince County, Prince Edward Island, Canada, 46.81855,-64.05901; 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
(Witness) LivingJanie Emmeline 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.3
Marriage*Janie Emmeline Cannon married J. Howard Costain; they lived on the Palmer Road, Lot 2.4 
Death*Janie Emmeline Cannon died on 10 May 1990 at age 86.4 
Burial*She was buried in United Church Cemetery, Miminegash, Prince County, Prince Edward Island, Canada

Family

J. Howard Costain b. 11 May 1897, d. 21 July 1994
Child

Citations

  1. [S8587] Baptismal Index, PARO, Charlottetown, Prince Edward Island, St. Peter's Anglican Church, Alberton, Prince County, Prince Edward Island, Record Book 1, Page 119, (27 November 1906). Hereinafter cited as PARO Baptismal Index.
  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. [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.
  4. [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.

Jannet Josephine Cannon1

F
FatherCharles Cannon1 b. 13 Jan 1836
MotherMary Ann Munn1 b. c 1845, d. b 1901
Relationship2nd cousin 4 times removed of David Arthur Walker
ChartsDescendants of John Cannon & Hannah
Last Edited25 Jan 2013
Birth*Jannet Josephine Cannon was born in residence, Kildare Capes, Prince County, Prince Edward Island.1 
BaptismShe was baptized on 18 October 1863 in St. Peter's Anglican Church, Alberton, Prince County, Prince Edward Island, 46.81268,-64.06454; the officiating clergyman was R. W. Dyer.1 
She was the daughter of Charles Cannon and Mary Ann Munn.1 

Citations

  1. [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.

Jason Allen Cannon1

M
Relationship4th cousin 2 times removed of David Arthur Walker
Last Edited13 Jan 2010
Stillborn*Jason Allen Cannon was stillborn in 1981.1 

Citations

  1. [S4090] Correspondence with Sherri L. Cannon (Maryland, U.S.A.). Personal Archives of David Arthur Walker (Edwards, Ontario, Canada).

Jasper M. Cannon1

M, d. 1946
FatherThomas Melvin Cannon1 b. 14 Feb 1907, d. 1982
MotherRuth Marie Larlee of McAdam, New Brunswick1 b. 1928, d. 1 Nov 2002
Relationship4th cousin 2 times removed of David Arthur Walker
ChartsDescendants of John Cannon & Hannah
Last Edited17 Jan 2015
Jasper M. Cannon was the son of Thomas Melvin Cannon and Ruth Marie Larlee of McAdam, New Brunswick.1 
Death*Jasper M. Cannon died in 1946; in infancy.1 
Burial*He was buried in Larlee Creek Cemetery, Perth-Andover, Victoria County, New Brunswick, Canada.1 

Citations

  1. [S9617] Larlee Creek Cemetery Index, online http://rootsweb.ancestry.com/~nbtvglhg/larlee_creek.htm, Tobique Valley Genealogy and Local History Group. Hereinafter cited as Larlee Creek Cemetery Index.

Jenette Laura Cannon1,2

F, b. circa 1868, d. 1923
FatherJohn Cannon1 b. c 1821, d. 21 Oct 1889
MotherCatherine Walker1 b. 20 Jul 1833, d. 7 Aug 1907
Relationship2nd cousin 2 times removed of David Arthur Walker
ChartsDescendants of John Cannon & Hannah
Descendants of David Walker & Margaret Hetherington
Last Edited17 Aug 2014
Name Variation Jenette Laura Cannon is also known as Jennett Laura.3 
Name Variation Jenette Laura Cannon is also known as Janet Laura Cannon.4 
Birth*She was born circa 1868 in Prince Edward Island.1 
She was the daughter of John Cannon and Catherine Walker.1 
(Witness) Census HeadHouseholdJenette Laura 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.1
(Witness) Census HeadHouseholdJenette Laura Cannon was enumerated on the census of 6 April 1891 in the household of William Henry Cannon in Lot 17, Prince County, Prince Edward Island, Canada; living in this household with William (single), were his mother Catherine (Walker), sister Jenette L., brothers Frank H. & Fredrick W., and cousin Caroline "Carrie" Walker, aged 5 years. Carrie's parentage is not known. All members of the household were Presbyterian. William was a farmer. Frank and Fredrick were both salesmen in a general store. There was no occupation listed for his sister Jenette.2
Marriage*Jenette Laura Cannon married Robert William Creswell on 18 December 1891 in Prince Edward Island, Canada; they were married by license, by Henry Dickie. Robert was a bachelor, living in Lot 17, Prince Edward Island. Laura was a spinster, living in St. Eleanors, Prince Edward Island.3,4 
Living*Jenette Laura Cannon was living in 1907 in North St. Eleanors, Prince County, Prince Edward Island, Canada.5 
Name-ComShe is commonly known as Laura Cannon in 1921.6 
(Witness) Census HeadHouseholdShe was enumerated on the census of 1921 in the household of Robert William Creswell in Miscouche, Prince County, Prince Edward Island, Canada; included in the household with William (age 56) was his wife Laura Cannon (age 53). He was a farmer. Their religion was Christian Baptist.6
Death*Jenette Laura Cannon died in 1923. 
Burial*She was buried in Peoples Cemetery, Summerside, Prince County, Prince Edward Island, Canada, 46.40428,-63.77686.
Inscription: Robert W. Creswell / 1864 - 1931 / His Wife / J. Laura Cannon / 1867 - 1923 / Also his wife / Winnifred T. Adams / 1890 - 1939
Back: CRESWELL.7
Tombstone, Robert William Creswell (1864-1931), his wives J. Laura Cannon (1867-1923) and Winnifred T. Adams (1890-1939). Peoples Cemetery, Summerside, Prince County, Prince Edward Island, Canada.

Family

Robert William Creswell b. 1864, d. 1931

Citations

  1. [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.
  2. [S3501] 1891 Canada Census - William Henry Cannon, Household #30, 6 apr 1891, Microfilm unknown film, Lot 17, Prince County, Prince Edward Island, District 134, Subdistrict R, Division 2, Library & Archives Canada, 395 Wellington St., Ottawa, Ontario, Canada, Library & Archives Canada.
  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. [S9174] Robert W. Craswell & Janet Laura Cannon, (18 December 1891), Marriage Record, Public Archives & Records Office (PEI), RG19, Series 3, Subseries 4 , Marriage Licenses, 1891. Hereinafter cited as Marriage Record.
  5. [S9158] Death - Mrs. John Cannon, Agriculturist, Summerside, published 10 August 1907, page 8, col. 5. Hereinafter cited as Agriculturist.
  6. [S9208] 1921 Canada Census, Miscouche, Prince County, Prince Edward Island, of William Creswell Household #76, 1921, digital copy of original census page Reference Number RG 31, Folder Number 104, Page Number 9, Library & Archives Canada, 395 Wellington St., Ottawa, Ontario, Canada, Library & Archives Canada.
  7. [S9327] Cemetery marker, Summerside Peoples Cemetery, Laura Cannon Robert Creswell photograph & inscription; read by David A. Walker, 28 July 2014.

Jessie Marie Cannon1

F, b. 8 March 1914
FatherArthur George Washington Cannon1 b. 27 Nov 1870, d. 18 Sep 1931
MotherElla M. Mailman1 b. 7 Apr 1885
Relationship2nd cousin 1 time removed of David Arthur Walker
ChartsDescendants of Thomas Cairns & Agnes Wilson
Descendants of John Cannon & Hannah
Descendants of David Walker & Margaret Hetherington
Last Edited20 Mar 2014
Name-ComJessie Marie Cannon is commonly known as Jessie Cannon.2 
Birth*She was born on 8 March 1914 in Brockton, Plymouth County, Massachusetts, U.S.A.; the family was living at 33 Oneida Ave., Brockton, at this time.1 
She was the daughter of Arthur George Washington Cannon and Ella M. Mailman.1 
(Witness) Census HeadHouseholdJessie Marie 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.2
(Witness) Census HeadHouseholdJessie Marie 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.3

Citations

  1. [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.
  2. [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.
  3. [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.

John Cannon1

M, b. August 1852, d. 4 April 1857
FatherSamuel Cannon1 b. 18 May 1819, d. 14 Aug 1902
MotherSusanna (Susannah) Wallace1 b. 1818, d. 12 Feb 1901
Relationship2nd great-granduncle of David Arthur Walker
ChartsDescendants of John Cannon & Hannah
Descendants of William Wallace
Last Edited29 May 2013
Birth*John Cannon was born in August 1852 in Prince County, Prince Edward Island.1 
He was the son of Samuel Cannon and Susanna (Susannah) Wallace.1 
Death*John Cannon died on 4 April 1857 in Cascumpec, Prince County, Prince Edward Island, at age 4; George, Fanny, John, Joseph and Samuel perished in a house fire. Refer to the newspaper article for their father for details.1,2,3 
Burial*He was buried in Old Dock Cemetery, Alberton, Prince County, Prince Edward Island, 46.809167,-64.083383.
Inscription: "In Memory of / George / Died Apr. 4, 1857 / Aet. 10 y's, 6 m's / Fanny / Died Apr. 4, 1857 / AET. 6 y's, 3 m's / John / Died Apr. 4, 1857 / AEt. 4 y's, 8 m's / Joseph & Samuel / Died Apr. 4, 1857 / [rest is below ground, but is presumed to read aged 1 y'r 7 m's.]".1
Old Dock Cemetery, Alberton, Prince County, Prince Edward Island. Tombstone for the five children of Samuel & Susanna (Wallace) Cannon, who perished in a fire at their home on 4 April 1857. George, aged 10 y's 6 m's, Fanny, aged 6 y's 3 m's, John, aged 4 y's 8 m's, Joseph & Samuel, rest is below ground but is presumed to read aged 1 y'r 7 m's.
(Witness) Census HeadHouseholdHe was enumerated on the census of 1861 in the household of Otis Cannon Sr. in Harvey, Albert County, New Brunswick; included in the household with Otis Sr. (age 81) were his second wife Ann (age 58) and their grandson John (age 10). Otis was a farmer. He was Baptist, his wife and grandson were Methodists. John was in school. They lived on farms adjacent to their sons Otis Jr. and Mariner.4

Citations

  1. [S2837] Marker Inscription, John Cannon Marker Inscription; David A. Walker, 11 August 2006.
  2. [S8384] Melancholy and Distressing Accident, The Islander, Charlottetown, Prince Edward Island, 10 April 1857. Hereinafter cited as The Islander.
  3. [S1345] Roy Ashley Wallace, compiler, Preserving the Wallace Family 1758-1988 (Prince Edward Island, Canada: Privately published, after 1988), p.35. Hereinafter cited as Preserving the Wallace Family 1758-1988.
  4. [S8302] 1861 Canada Census, Harvey, Albert County, New Brunswick, of Otis Cannon Sr. household #92, 1861, digital copy of original image LAC Film C-999, page 15, Library & Archives Canada, 395 Wellington St., Ottawa, Ontario, Canada, Library & Archives Canada.

John Cannon1

M, b. circa 1821, d. 21 October 1889
FatherFrederick Cannon2 b. 1789, d. 6 Nov 1876
MotherMary Lyons2
Relationship1st cousin 5 times removed of David Arthur Walker
ChartsDescendants of John Cannon & Hannah
Descendants of David Walker & Margaret Hetherington
Last Edited1 Apr 2012
Birth*John Cannon was born circa 1821 in Prince Edward Island.1,3 
He was the son of Frederick Cannon and Mary Lyons.2 
Marriage*John Cannon married Catherine Walker, daughter of David Walker Jr. and Janet Glover, on 11 January 1860 in Prince County, Prince Edward Island;
John Cannon (B)
Catherine Walker (S)
Date of celebration, Jan. 11, 1860, by license
Witnesses, W.F. Cannon and F. C. Cannon
Marriage ceremony was performed by Rev. Robt. S. Patterson, minister.
Recorded Feb. 23, 1860. Note: Witness F.C. Cannon could be J. C. Cannon.4,1 
Census HeadHouseholdJohn Cannon was head of the household in the census of 14 January 1861 in Lot 17, Prince County, Prince Edward Island; Only heads of households were named in this census. The following count shows John's family.
Males under 6 years of age - 1 (George Nelson)
Males From 21 to 45 - 1 (John)
Females from 21 to 45 (Catherine Walker)
Total Number in Family - 3
Number of Married Persons - 2
Number of Single Persons - 1.5
1861 Canada Census, Lot 17, households of Frederick Cannon and son John Cannon.
City Directory*He appeared in the City Directory in 1864 in Lot 17, St. Eleanors, Prince County, Prince Edward Island, John Cannon was listed in the 1864 Hutchinson's P.E.I. Directory as a farmer.6 
Census HeadHousehold*He was head of the household in the census of 4 April 1881 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
1881 Canada Census, Lot 17, Prince Edward Island, household of John Cannon. 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.
Death*He died on 21 October 1889.1 
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), his son David Walker Cannon (1870-1882), his son Frederick Wellington Cannon (1864-1940), his wife Margaret Stewart (1876-1962), John's wife Catherine Walker (1835-1907), Frederick's first wife Gertrude R. Mason (1864-1898). Peoples Cemetery, Summerside, Prince County, Prince Edward Island, Canada.
Front inscription detail.
Left inscription detail.
Right inscription detail.
Back inscription detail.

Family

Catherine Walker b. 20 July 1833, d. 7 August 1907
Children

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. [S3515] Marriage Book #7, Page 290, 1856-1863 - John Cannon & Catherine Walker (Charlottetown, PEI: Public Archives and Records Office of Prince Edward Island). Hereinafter cited as Marriage Book #7, Page 290, 1856-1863 - John Cannon & Catherine Walker.
  5. [S4256] Household of John Cannon, 1861 Microfilm M-896-897, Library & Archives Canada, 395 Wellington St., Ottawa, Ontario, Canada, Lot 17, Prince County, Prince Edward Island, Library & Archives Canada.
  6. [S3999] Hutchinson, Hutchinson's P.E.I. Directory - 1864, (Charlottetown: Hutchinson, 1864). Hereinafter cited as Hutchinson's P.E.I. Directory - 1864.
  7. [S3487] Baptismal Record: George Nelson Cannon, Church of England, Richmond, Prince Edward Island, Book #1, Page 230, (20 Jan. 1861). Hereinafter cited as Baptismal Record: George Nelson Cannon.
  8. [S3488] Baptismal Record: William Henry Cannon, Church of England, Richmond, Prince Edward Island, Book #1, Page 238, (14 sep 1862). Hereinafter cited as Baptismal Record: William Henry Cannon.
  9. [S3489] 1901 Canada Census - William Henry Cannon, Household #72, 31 Mar. 1901, Microfilm T-6510, Lot 17, Prince County, Prince Edward Island, District 133, Subdistrict c-2, Library & Archives Canada, 395 Wellington St., Ottawa, Ontario, Canada, Library & Archives Canada.

John Cannon1

M, b. 18 October 1818
FatherOtis Cannon Sr.1 b. 1780, d. 22 Jun 1864
MotherHannah Maria Kinne1 b. 13 Mar 1787, d. 9 Aug 1849
Relationship1st cousin 5 times removed of David Arthur Walker
ChartsDescendants of John Cannon & Hannah
Last Edited2 May 2013
Birth*John Cannon was born on 18 October 1818 in New Brunswick.1,2,3 
He was the son of Otis Cannon Sr. and Hannah Maria Kinne.1 
Marriage*John Cannon married Elizabeth Steeves in 1843.1 
Census HeadHousehold*John Cannon was head of the household in the census of 1851 in Harvey, Albert County, New Brunswick; included in the household with John (age 31) were his wife Elizabeth Steeves (age 27), their children James (age 6), Henry (age 3), Amanda (age 5) and Mary Ann (age 8 months). John was a miller and a farmer. They lived on the farm adjacent to John's brother William.4
1851 Census of Canada East, Canada West, New Brunswick and Nova Scotia. Household of John Cannon, his wife Elizabeth Steeves, their children James, Henry, Amanda and Mary Ann.
Census HeadHouseholdHe was head of the household in the census of 1871 in Alma, Albert County, New Brunswick, Canada; included in the household with John (age 50) were his wife Elizabeth Steeves (age 48), their children James (age 26), Mary Ann (age 20), Hannah (age 16), John (age 16) and Melissa (age 12). John was a farmer. The family religion was Baptist Closed Communion.5
1851 Census of Canada, Alma, Albert County, New Brunswick. Household of William Cannon, his wife Elizabeth Steeves, their children James, Mary, Hannah, John and Melissa.
Census HeadHouseholdHe was head of the household in the census of 1881 in Alma, Albert County, New Brunswick, Canada; included in the household with John (age 60) were his wife Elizabeth Steeves (age 58), their children Mary Ann (age 30), John (age 24) and Melissa (age 22). John was a farmer. The family religion was Baptist.6
1881 Census of Canada, Alma, Albert County, New Brunswick. Household of William Cannon, his wife Elizabeth Steeves, their children Mary, John and Melissa.
Census HeadHouseholdHe was head of the household in the census of 21 April 1891 in Alma, Albert County, New Brunswick, Canada; included in the household with John (age 72) were his wife Elizabeth Steeves (age 68), their children Mary Ann (age 38) and John (age 32). John was a farmer. The family religion was Baptist.7
1891 Census of Canada, Alma, Albert County, New Brunswick. Household of William Cannon, his wife Elizabeth Steeves, their children Mary and John.
Census HeadHouseholdHe was head of the household in the census of 6 April 1901 in Alma, Albert County, New Brunswick, Canada; included in the household with John (age 82) were his wife Elizabeth Steeves (age 80), their children Mary Ann (age 48) and John (age 44). John was a farmer, John Jr. a fisherman. The family religion was Baptist.3
1901 Census of Canada, Alma, Albert County, New Brunswick. Household of William Cannon, his wife Elizabeth Steeves, their children Mary and John.

Family

Elizabeth Steeves
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. [S8292] Mary Cannon entry, Certificate of Registration of Death, PANB microfilm F19579, Volume 175, Registration 4065, Provincial Archives of New Brunswick, Fredericton, York County, New Brunswick, Canada. Hereinafter cited as Death Certificate.
  3. [S8299] 1901 Canada Census, Alma, Albert County, New Brunswick, of John Cannon household #47, 9 April1901, digital copy of original image LAC Film T-6428 to T-6556, page 6, Library & Archives Canada, 395 Wellington St., Ottawa, Ontario, Canada, Library & Archives Canada.
  4. [S8293] 1851 Canada Census, Harvey, Albert County, New Brunswick, household of John Cannon, 1851, digital copy of original image LAC Film C_994, Library & Archives Canada, 395 Wellington St., Ottawa, Ontario, Canada, Library & Archives Canada.
  5. [S8296] 1871 Canada Census, Alma, Albert County, New Brunswick, of John Cannon household #25, 1871, digital copy of original image LAC Film C-10394, Library & Archives Canada, 395 Wellington St., Ottawa, Ontario, Canada, Library & Archives Canada.
  6. [S8297] 1881 Canada Census, Alma, Albert County, New Brunswick, of John Cannon household #179, 1881, digital copy of original image LAC Film C-13177, page 41, Library & Archives Canada, 395 Wellington St., Ottawa, Ontario, Canada, Library & Archives Canada.
  7. [S8298] 1891 Canada Census, Alma, Albert County, New Brunswick, of John Cannon household #184, 21 April 1891, digital copy of original image LAC Film T-6297, page 42, Library & Archives Canada, 395 Wellington St., Ottawa, Ontario, Canada, Library & Archives Canada.

John Cannon1

M, b. 10 November 1856
FatherJohn Cannon1 b. 18 Oct 1818
MotherElizabeth Steeves1
Relationship2nd cousin 4 times removed of David Arthur Walker
ChartsDescendants of John Cannon & Hannah
Last Edited2 May 2013
Birth*John Cannon was born on 10 November 1856 in Alma, Albert County, New Brunswick.1,2 
He was the son of John Cannon and Elizabeth Steeves.1 
(Witness) Census HeadHouseholdJohn Cannon was enumerated on the census of 1871 in the household of John Cannon in Alma, Albert County, New Brunswick, Canada; included in the household with John (age 50) were his wife Elizabeth Steeves (age 48), their children James (age 26), Mary Ann (age 20), Hannah (age 16), John (age 16) and Melissa (age 12). John was a farmer. The family religion was Baptist Closed Communion.1
(Witness) Census HeadHouseholdJohn Cannon was enumerated on the census of 1881 in the household of John Cannon in Alma, Albert County, New Brunswick, Canada; included in the household with John (age 60) were his wife Elizabeth Steeves (age 58), their children Mary Ann (age 30), John (age 24) and Melissa (age 22). John was a farmer. The family religion was Baptist.3
(Witness) Census HeadHouseholdJohn Cannon was enumerated on the census of 6 April 1901 in the household of John Cannon in Alma, Albert County, New Brunswick, Canada; included in the household with John (age 82) were his wife Elizabeth Steeves (age 80), their children Mary Ann (age 48) and John (age 44). John was a farmer, John Jr. a fisherman. The family religion was Baptist.2

Citations

  1. [S8296] 1871 Canada Census, Alma, Albert County, New Brunswick, of John Cannon household #25, 1871, digital copy of original image LAC Film C-10394, Library & Archives Canada, 395 Wellington St., Ottawa, Ontario, Canada, Library & Archives Canada.
  2. [S8299] 1901 Canada Census, Alma, Albert County, New Brunswick, of John Cannon household #47, 9 April1901, digital copy of original image LAC Film T-6428 to T-6556, page 6, Library & Archives Canada, 395 Wellington St., Ottawa, Ontario, Canada, Library & Archives Canada.
  3. [S8297] 1881 Canada Census, Alma, Albert County, New Brunswick, of John Cannon household #179, 1881, digital copy of original image LAC Film C-13177, page 41, Library & Archives Canada, 395 Wellington St., Ottawa, Ontario, Canada, Library & Archives Canada.

John Cannon1

M
Relationship6th great-grandfather of David Arthur Walker
ChartsAncestors of David Arthur Walker
Descendants of John Cannon & Hannah
Last Edited31 Aug 2014
Marriage*John Cannon married Hannah.1 

Family

Hannah
Children

Citations

  1. [S9333] Grace L. Hubley Jean M. Holder, Baptisms, Marriages and Burials, 1749-1768: St. Paul's Church, Halifax, Nova Scotia (Halifax, Nova Scotia: Genealogical Association of the Royal Nova Scotia Historical Society, 1983). Hereinafter cited as Baptisms, Marriages and Burials, 1749-1768.
  2. [S9346] Assisted by Grace L. Hubley compiled by Jean M. Holder, Baptisms, Marriages and Burials, 1749-1768: St. Paul's Church, Halifax, Nova Scotia (Halifax, Nova Scotia: Genealogical Association of the Royal Nova Scotia Historical Society, 1983). Hereinafter cited as Baptisms, Marriages and Burials, 1749-1768.
  3. [S9347] Assisted by Grace L. Hubley Compiled by Jean M. Holder, Baptisms, Marriages and Burials, 1749-1768: St. Paul's Church, Halifax, Nova Scotia (Halifax, Nova Scotia: Genealogical Association of the Royal Nova Scotia Historical Society, 1983), p. 89. Hereinafter cited as Baptisms, Marriages and Burials, 1749-1768.

John Frederick Cannon1

M, b. 15 January 1909, d. 14 July 1993
FatherThomas Cannon1 b. 12 Jun 1860, d. 7 Apr 1947
MotherAnn Boyles1 b. 10 Jul 1869, d. 25 Mar 1945
Relationship3rd cousin 3 times removed of David Arthur Walker
ChartsDescendants of John Cannon & Hannah
Last Edited17 Apr 2014
Name-ComJohn Frederick Cannon is commonly known as John Cannon.2,3,4 
Birth*He was born on 15 January 1909 in residence, Miminegash, Prince County, Prince Edward Island, Canada.1 
He was the son of Thomas Cannon and Ann Boyles.1 
BaptismJohn Frederick Cannon was baptized on 5 October 1909 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 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.2
(Witness) Census HeadHouseholdJohn Frederick Cannon was enumerated on the census of 1921 in the household of Thomas Cannon in Miminegash, Prince County, Prince Edward Island, Canada; included in the household with Thomas (age 62) were his wife Annie Boyles (age 50), their children Gertrude (age 19), William (age 22), George (age 17) and John (age 12). Thomas and George were farmers. The family religion was Anglican.3
Death*John Frederick Cannon died on 14 July 1993 in Summerside, Prince County, Prince Edward Island, Canada, at age 84; John was unmarried and lived on the homestead in St. Lawrence, Prince County.5,4 
Burial*He was buried in Holy Trinity Anglican Cemetery, Alma, Prince County, Prince Edward Island, Canada, 46.86411,-64.10673.
Inscription: CANNON / 1860 Thomas 1947 / His Wife / 1871 Ann Boyles 1945 / Their Sons / 1909 John 1993 / 1898 Ammond 1923 / 1906 Harry 1910.4
Tombstone, Thomas Cannon (1862-1947), his wife Ann Boyles (1871-1945), their sons John (1909-1993), Ammond (1898-1923) and Harry (1906-1910). Holy Trinity Anglican Church Cemetery, Alma, Prince County, Prince Edward Island.

Citations

  1. [S7260] On-line Baptism Index, Public Archives & Records Office, Prince Edward Island, St. Peter's Anglican Church, Alberton, Prince County, Prince Edward Island, Record Book #1, Page 124, (5 October 1909, John Frederick Cannon). Hereinafter cited as Baptism Index, PARO.
  2. [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.
  3. [S9207] 1921 Canada Census, Miminegash, Lot 3, Prince County, Prince Edward Island, of Thomas Cannon Household #62, 1921, digital copy of original census page Reference Number RG 31, Folder Number 104, Page Number 7, Library & Archives Canada, 395 Wellington St., Ottawa, Ontario, Canada, Library & Archives Canada.
  4. [S7259] Cemetery Marker, Holy Trinity Anglican Church Cemetery, Alma, Thomas Cannon inscription; read by David A. Walker, 31 July 2012.
  5. [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. 208. Hereinafter cited as Goin' to the Corner.

John James Cannon1

M, b. 15 August 1905, d. 14 December 1990
FatherJames Sydney Cannon1 b. 21 Jun 1864, d. 18 Aug 1947
MotherMary Rose Anne Dunn1 b. c 1 Oct 1883
Relationship3rd cousin 3 times removed of David Arthur Walker
ChartsDescendants of John Cannon & Hannah
Last Edited19 Jan 2015
Name-ComalsoJohn James Cannon is also commonly known as Jim Cannon.2 
Name-ComHe is commonly known as James Cannon.3 
Birth*He was born on 15 August 1905 in residence, Miminegash, Prince County, Prince Edward Island, Canada.1 
He was the son of James Sydney Cannon and Mary Rose Anne Dunn.1 
BaptismJohn James Cannon was baptized on 27 November 1906 in St. Peters Anglican Church, Alberton, Prince County, Prince Edward Island, Canada, 46.81855,-64.05901; the officiating clergyman was R. M. Fenton.1 
(Witness) LivingHe 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
Marriage*John James Cannon married Margaret Pearl DeMerchant, daughter of George Arthur DeMerchant and Jane Hathaway; there were two children from this marriage.3,2 
Occupation*John James Cannon was James worked in the lumber woods in New Brunswick, and was a carpenter in the town of Perth-Andover.3 
Death*He died on 14 December 1990 at age 85.3 

Family

Margaret Pearl DeMerchant b. 14 March 1909, d. 16 March 1987

Citations

  1. [S8588] Baptismal Index, PARO, Charlottetown, Prince Edward Island, St. Peter's Anglican Church, Alberton, Prince County, Prince Edward Island, Record Book 1, Page 119, (27 November 1906). Hereinafter cited as PARO Baptismal Index.
  2. [S9606] Correspondence with Tami Shea (London, Ontario). Personal Archives of David Arthur Walker (Edwards, Ontario, 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.

John L. Cannon1

M, b. 1897
FatherLorenzo Marien Cannon1 b. 26 Jul 1865, d. 30 Aug 1941
MotherEliza Jane Gibbs1 b. 3 Oct 1867
Relationship2nd cousin 1 time removed of David Arthur Walker
ChartsDescendants of Thomas Cairns & Agnes Wilson
Descendants of John Cannon & Hannah
Descendants of David Walker & Margaret Hetherington
Last Edited28 Dec 2011
Birth*John L. Cannon was born in 1897 in Massachusetts, U.S.A..1 
He was the son of Lorenzo Marien Cannon and Eliza Jane Gibbs.1 
(Witness) Census HeadHouseholdJohn L. Cannon was enumerated on the census of 21 April 1910 in the household of Lorenzo Marien Cannon in Wenham, Essex County, Massachusetts, U.S.A.; included in the household with Lorenzo (age 44) were his wife Eliza Gibbs (age 41), their sons John (age 13) and Elwin (age 12). Lorenzo was a tailor of "ready made garments".1
(Witness) Census HeadHouseholdJohn L. Cannon was enumerated on the census of 25 April 1930 in the household of Lorenzo Marien Cannon in Beverly, Essex County, Massachusetts, U.S.A.; included in the household with Lorenzo (age 63) were his wife Eliza Gibbs (age 61), their son John (age 33). Lorenzo and John were both tailors.2

Citations

  1. [S6314] 1910 US Census - Lorenzo Cannon, household of Lorenzo M. Cannon, 1910, microfilm image Roll T624_588, Page 6A, Enumeration District 0486, Image 803, FHL Number 1374601, Wenham, Essex County, Massachusetts, Edwards, Ontario, Canada, Personal Archives of David Arthur Walker.
  2. [S6315] 1930 US Census - Lorenzo Cannon, household of Lorenzo M. Cannon, 25 April, 1930, microfilm image Roll 895, Page 25A, Enumeration District 23, Image 440.0, Beverly, Essex County, Massachusetts, Edwards, Ontario, Canada, Personal Archives of David Arthur Walker.

John M. Cannon1,2

M, b. 7 April 1851, d. 3 November 1947
FatherMr. Tingley3
MotherAmanda Cannon3 b. 1827
Relationship2nd cousin 4 times removed of David Arthur Walker
ChartsDescendants of John Cannon & Hannah
Last Edited27 Jun 2013
(Witness) Census HeadHouseholdJohn M. Cannon was enumerated on the census of 1851 in the household of Otis Cannon Sr. in Harvey, Albert County, New Brunswick; included in the household with Otis Sr. (age 71) were his second wife Ann (age 48), children, by his first marriage, Mariner (age 29), Paulina (age 21), Otis Jr. (age 17), Amanda (age 23), and Amanda's son John Tingley (age 3 weeks). The identity and whereabouts of the baby's father are not known. No occupation was recorded for Otis Sr. Mariner was a farmer.3
Name Variation As of 1851, John M. Cannon is also known as John Tingley.3 
Birth*He was born on 7 April 1851 in Harvey, Albert County, New Brunswick.4,3,5 
He was the son of Mr. Tingley and Amanda Cannon.3 
(Witness) Census HeadHouseholdJohn M. Cannon was enumerated on the census of 1861 in the household of Otis Cannon Sr. in Harvey, Albert County, New Brunswick; included in the household with Otis Sr. (age 81) were his second wife Ann (age 58) and their grandson John (age 10). Otis was a farmer. He was Baptist, his wife and grandson were Methodists. John was in school. They lived on farms adjacent to their sons Otis Jr. and Mariner.2
Marriage*John M. Cannon married first Jerusha A. Copp, daughter of David Copp and Phoebe Ann.6 
(Witness) Census HeadHouseholdJohn M. Cannon was enumerated on the census of 1881 in the household of David Copp in Harvey, Albert County, New Brunswick, Canada; included in the household with David (age 61) were his wife Phoebe Ann (age 55), their daughter Jerusha (age 29), her husband John M. Cannon (age 30) and their son Herbert (age 1 month). David was a farmer, John a plasterer. The household religion was Baptist.7
Marriage*John M. Cannon married second Lucinda A. Pulsifer, daughter of Isaac Pulsifer and Charlotte, on 5 June 1883 in Alma, Albert County, New Brunswick, Canada, they were married "at residence of the officiating clergyman", Rev. R. C. Moore.8,9 
Census HeadHousehold*John M. Cannon was head of the household in the census of 20 April 1891 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.10
1891 Canada Census, Hopewell, Albert County, New Brunswick. Household of John M. Cannon, now widowed, his children Frederick, Lottie, Amanda & John, and Henry A. Peck, Eva Pulsifer, Howard Stevens and Susan Stevens.
Marriage*He married third Asenath Anderson, daughter of James Anderson and Abigail Downey, on 30 December 1891 in "residence of bride's father", Little Rocher, Albert County, New Brunswick, Canada, they were married by license. The officiating clergyman was Rev. S. C. Moore. John was 40 years old, a widower, mason, Baptist and living in Harvey, Albert County. Asenath was 22 years old, a spinster, Baptist, also living in Harvey.11,12
Marriage Record, John M. Cannon and Asenath Anderson. For reasons unknown John chose not to have the names of his parents recorded.
Census HeadHouseholdJohn M. Cannon was head of the household in the census of 3 April 1901 in Harvey, Albert County, New Brunswick, Canada; included in the household with John (age 49) were his wife Asenath (age 30), their children Frederick (age 20), Amanda May (age 13), John (age 11), Harrison (age 8), Leonard (age 7) and two infant twin girls (age 1 month). John and Fred were plasterers. The family religion was Baptist.4
1901 Canada Census, Harvey, Albert County, New Brunswick. Household of John M. Cannon, his wife Asenath (Anderson), their children Frederick, Amanda, John, Harrison, Leonard and two infant twin girls.
Census HeadHouseholdHe was head of the household in the census of 23, 24 & 26 June 1911 in Harvey Parish, Albert County, New Brunswick, Canada; included in the household with John (age 60) were his wife Asenath (age 42), their children John (age 21), May (age 24), Harrison (age 18) & Leonard (age 17), and Harold Cannon (age 3), recorded as a grandson, whose parents are not yet known. John was a plasterer and farmer, son John a labourer, May a home worker, Harrison a seaman and Leonard a labourer. The family religion was Baptist.13
1911 Canada Census, Harvey Parish, Albert County, New Brunswick. Household of John M. Cannon, his wife Asenath Anderson, their children John, May, Harrison & Leonard, and an unknown grandson named Harold.
Occupation*He was a carpenter and mason. He worked until two months prior to this death. in September 1947.1 
Death*He died on 3 November 1947 in McLelan Memorial Hospital, Riverside, Albert County, New Brunswick, Canada, at age 96; the informant for this Certificate of Registration of Death was his daughter in law, "Mrs. Leonard Cannon", of Upper New Horton. She declared that he was widowed, had married four times and was unaware of his father's identity. A fourth wife has yet to be identified.1 
Burial*He was buried on 5 November 1947 in Harvey, Albert County, New Brunswick, Canada. John was buried with three of his wives.
Inscription: John M. Cannon / 1851 - 1947 / His Wives / Jerusha A. 1851 - 1883 / Lucinda 1856 - 1889 / Acenath 1869 - 1928.1
Tombstone, John M. Cannon, his wives Jerusha (Copp), Lucinda (Pulsifer) and Asenath (Anderson). Harvey, Albert County, New Brunswick, Canada.

Family 1

Jerusha A. Copp b. circa 1851, d. 18 June 1882
Children

Family 2

Lucinda A. Pulsifer b. circa 1856, d. 16 July 1889
Children

Family 3

Asenath Anderson b. 6 April 1870, d. 8 January 1928
Children

Citations

  1. [S8400] John M. Cannon entry, Certificate of Registration of Death, PANB microfilm F19585, Volume 181, Registration 5173, Provincial Archives of New Brunswick, Fredericton, York County, New Brunswick, Canada. Hereinafter cited as Death Certificate.
  2. [S8302] 1861 Canada Census, Harvey, Albert County, New Brunswick, of Otis Cannon Sr. household #92, 1861, digital copy of original image LAC Film C-999, page 15, Library & Archives Canada, 395 Wellington St., Ottawa, Ontario, Canada, Library & Archives Canada.
  3. [S8304] 1851 Canada Census, Harvey, Albert County, New Brunswick, household of Otis Cannon Sr., 1851, digital copy of original image LAC Film C-994, page 11, Library & Archives Canada, 395 Wellington St., Ottawa, Ontario, Canada, Library & Archives Canada.
  4. [S8428] 1901 Canada Census, Harvey, Albert County, New Brunswick, of John M. Cannon Household #11, 3 April 1901, Microfilm LAC Roll T-6428 to T-6556, page 1, Library & Archives Canada, 395 Wellington St., Ottawa, Ontario, Canada, Library & Archives Canada.
  5. [S8416] John M. Cannon & Asenath Anderson, (30 December 1891), Marriage Registration, Number 1273 , PANB Microfilm F13658, Code B4/1891. Hereinafter cited as Marriage.
  6. [S8409] Obituary, Christian Visiitor, Saint John, New Brunswick, published 5 July 1882, Daniel Johnson's New Brunswick Newspaper Vital Statistics, Volume 57, Number 1586. Hereinafter cited as Christian Visiitor.
  7. [S8421] 1881 Canada Census, Harvey, Albert County, New Brunswick, of David Copp Household #133, April 1881, Microfilm LAC Roll C-13177, page 30, Library & Archives Canada, 395 Wellington St., Ottawa, Ontario, Canada, Library & Archives Canada.
  8. [S8401] Obituary, The Maple Leaf, New Brunswick Newspaper Vital Statistics, 18 July 1889, Volume 72, Number 602. Hereinafter cited as The Maple Leaf.
  9. [S8408] Married, The Times, Moncton, published 12 June 1883, Daniel Johnson's New Brunswick Newspaper Vital Statistics, Volume 60, Number 3221. Hereinafter cited as The Times.
  10. [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.
  11. [S8411] Married, The Maple Leaf, Ottawa, published 7 January 1892, Daniel Johnson's New Brunswick Newspaper Vital Statistics, Volume 82, Number 1484. Hereinafter cited as The Maple Leaf.
  12. [S8413] John M. Cannon & Asenath Anderson, (published 7 January 1892), Drouin Collection, Drouin Collection 1670-1946 (on Ancestry.ca) , Acadia, Canada, Vital and Church Records. Hereinafter cited as Drouin Collection.
  13. [S8436] 1911 Canada Census, Harvey Parish, Albert County, New Brunswick, Household of John M. Cannon, 23, 24 & 26 June 1911, Microfilm LAC Roll T-20326 to T-20460, page 12, Library & Archives Canada, 395 Wellington St., Ottawa, Ontario, Canada, Library & Archives Canada.
  14. [S8404] Vernon Brewster & Charlotte Cannon, (29 June 1912), Marriage Registration, PANB film F15946, Code B4/1912 , Number 1284. Hereinafter cited as Marriage Registration.
  15. [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.
  16. [S8402] John Whitman Cannon & Stella May Coakley, (23 May 1913), Marriage Registration, PANB film F15951, Code B4/1913 , Number 1391. Hereinafter cited as Marriage Registration.
  17. [S8427] Leonard Cannon & Florence E. Wilbur, (29 August 1918), Marriage Registration, PANB microfilm F15975, Code B4/1918 , Number 1317. Hereinafter cited as Marriage Registration.

John Whitman Cannon1

M, b. 27 June 1889, d. 23 March 1937
FatherJohn M. Cannon1 b. 7 Apr 1851, d. 3 Nov 1947
MotherLucinda A. Pulsifer1 b. c 1856, d. 16 Jul 1889
Relationship3rd cousin 3 times removed of David Arthur Walker
ChartsDescendants of John Cannon & Hannah
Last Edited26 Jun 2013
Birth*John Whitman Cannon was born on 27 June 1889 in Riverside or Harvey, Albert County, New Brunswick, Canada.2,1,3 
He was the son of John M. Cannon and Lucinda A. Pulsifer.1 
(Witness) Census HeadHouseholdJohn Whitman 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.4
(Witness) Census HeadHouseholdJohn Whitman Cannon was enumerated on the census of 3 April 1901 in the household of John M. Cannon in Harvey, Albert County, New Brunswick, Canada; included in the household with John (age 49) were his wife Asenath (age 30), their children Frederick (age 20), Amanda May (age 13), John (age 11), Harrison (age 8), Leonard (age 7) and two infant twin girls (age 1 month). John and Fred were plasterers. The family religion was Baptist.2
(Witness) Census HeadHouseholdJohn Whitman Cannon was enumerated on the census of 23, 24 & 26 June 1911 in the household of John M. Cannon in Harvey Parish, Albert County, New Brunswick, Canada; included in the household with John (age 60) were his wife Asenath (age 42), their children John (age 21), May (age 24), Harrison (age 18) & Leonard (age 17), and Harold Cannon (age 3), recorded as a grandson, whose parents are not yet known. John was a plasterer and farmer, son John a labourer, May a home worker, Harrison a seaman and Leonard a labourer. The family religion was Baptist.5
(Witness) MarriageJohn Whitman 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.6 
Marriage*John Whitman Cannon married Stella May Coakley, daughter of Timothy Coakley and Mary Jane Card, on 23 May 1913 in Harvey, Albert County, New Brunswick, Canada; they were married by license. John was a bachelor, farmer, Baptist, living in New Horton, Albert County, New Brunswick. Stella was a spinster, Baptist, also living in New Horton.1 
Occupation*John Whitman Cannon was a "government light keeper". He last worked on 18 March, 1937, 7 days before his death. between 1917 and 1937.3 
Death*He died on 23 March 1937 in McLelan Memorial Hospital, Riverside, Albert County, New Brunswick, Canada, at age 47; cause of death was influenza. The informant for this Death Registration was his wife Stella.3 
Burial*He was buried on 25 March 1937 in Bayview Cemetery, Harvey, Albert County, New Brunswick, Canada.
Inscription: CANNON / John W. Cannon / 1889 - 1937 / His Wife / 1894 Stella M. Coakley 1989.3
Tombstone, John Whitman Cannon and his wife Stella Coakley. Bayview Cemetery, Harvey, Albert County, New Brunswick, Canada.

Family

Stella May Coakley b. 11 June 1893, d. 1969
Child

Citations

  1. [S8402] John Whitman Cannon & Stella May Coakley, (23 May 1913), Marriage Registration, PANB film F15951, Code B4/1913 , Number 1391. Hereinafter cited as Marriage Registration.
  2. [S8428] 1901 Canada Census, Harvey, Albert County, New Brunswick, of John M. Cannon Household #11, 3 April 1901, Microfilm LAC Roll T-6428 to T-6556, page 1, Library & Archives Canada, 395 Wellington St., Ottawa, Ontario, Canada, Library & Archives Canada.
  3. [S8420] John Whitman Cannon entry, Certificate of Registration of Death, PANB microfilm F19335, Volume 106, Registration 10348, Provincial Archives of New Brunswick, Fredericton, York County, New Brunswick, Canada. Hereinafter cited as Death Certificate.
  4. [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.
  5. [S8436] 1911 Canada Census, Harvey Parish, Albert County, New Brunswick, Household of John M. Cannon, 23, 24 & 26 June 1911, Microfilm LAC Roll T-20326 to T-20460, page 12, Library & Archives Canada, 395 Wellington St., Ottawa, Ontario, Canada, Library & Archives Canada.
  6. [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.
  7. [S8418] Lillian Pearl Cannon, digital copy of original PANB microfilm F24808, Code 1916-800493 (filed 5 November 1968), Provincial Archives of New Brunswick, Fredericton, York County, New Brunswick, Canada.

Joseph Cannon1

M, b. September 1855, d. 4 April 1857
FatherSamuel Cannon1 b. 18 May 1819, d. 14 Aug 1902
MotherSusanna (Susannah) Wallace1 b. 1818, d. 12 Feb 1901
Relationship2nd great-granduncle of David Arthur Walker
ChartsDescendants of John Cannon & Hannah
Descendants of William Wallace
Last Edited29 May 2013
Birth*Joseph Cannon was born in September 1855 in Prince County, Prince Edward Island.1 
He was the son of Samuel Cannon and Susanna (Susannah) Wallace.1 
Death*Joseph Cannon died on 4 April 1857 in Cascumpec, Prince County, Prince Edward Island, at age 1; George, Fanny, John, Joseph and Samuel perished in a house fire. Refer to the newspaper article for their father for details.1,2,3 
Burial*He was buried in Old Dock Cemetery, Alberton, Prince County, Prince Edward Island, 46.809167,-64.083383.
Inscription: "In Memory of / George / Died Apr. 4, 1857 / Aet. 10 y's, 6 m's / Fanny / Died Apr. 4, 1857 / AET. 6 y's, 3 m's / John / Died Apr. 4, 1857 / AEt. 4 y's, 8 m's / Joseph & Samuel / Died Apr. 4, 1857 / [rest is below ground, but is presumed to read aged 1 y'r 7 m's.]".1
Old Dock Cemetery, Alberton, Prince County, Prince Edward Island. Tombstone for the five children of Samuel & Susanna (Wallace) Cannon, who perished in a fire at their home on 4 April 1857. George, aged 10 y's 6 m's, Fanny, aged 6 y's 3 m's, John, aged 4 y's 8 m's, Joseph & Samuel, rest is below ground but is presumed to read aged 1 y'r 7 m's.

Citations

  1. [S2839] Marker Inscription, Joseph Cannon Marker Inscription; David A. Walker, 11 August 2006.
  2. [S8384] Melancholy and Distressing Accident, The Islander, Charlottetown, Prince Edward Island, 10 April 1857. Hereinafter cited as The Islander.
  3. [S1345] Roy Ashley Wallace, compiler, Preserving the Wallace Family 1758-1988 (Prince Edward Island, Canada: Privately published, after 1988), p.35. Hereinafter cited as Preserving the Wallace Family 1758-1988.

Joseph Cannon1

M, b. 1 January 1864
MotherElizabeth Cannon1
Last Edited27 Mar 2012
Birth*Joseph Cannon was born on 1 January 1864 in Shediac, Westmorland County, New Brunswick; Joseph was born illegitimate.1 
He was the son of Elizabeth Cannon.1 
BaptismJoseph Cannon was baptized on 4 November 1878 in St. Mary's Anglican Church, Summerside, Prince County, Prince Edward Island, Canada, 46.39397,-63.79075; the officiating clergyman was Rev. Theo. Richey.1 

Citations

  1. [S6896] Prince Edward Island Baptism Card Index, 1771-1885, Calahan-Condon, Image #1896, St. Mary's Anglican Church, Summerside, Prince County, Prince Edward Island, Record Book 1, Page 50, (Joseph Cannon, 4 November 1878). Hereinafter cited as Baptism Index, Familysearch.org.

Joseph Cannon1

M
Last Edited31 Aug 2014
Burial*Joseph Cannon was buried on 3 December 1749 in Old Burying Ground, Halifax, Nova Scotia, 44.644226,-63.572548.1 

Citations

  1. [S9348] Jean M. Holder, compiler, Baptisms, Marriages & Burials 1749-1768, St. Paul's Church, Halifax, Nova Scotia (Halifax, Nova Scotia: Genealogical Association of Nova Scotia, 1983). Hereinafter cited as Baptisms, Marriages & Burials 1749-1768.

Joseph Arthur Cannon

M, b. 17 October 1924, d. 19 February 1992
Last Edited17 Aug 2014
Name-ComJoseph Arthur Cannon is commonly known as Arthur Cannon.1 
Birth*He was born on 17 October 1924. 
Death*He died on 19 February 1992 at age 67. 
Burial*He was buried in St. Paul's Roman Catholic Cemetery, Summerside, Prince County, Prince Edward Island, Canada

Family

Children

Citations

  1. [S9331] Death - Cannon, Todd, Journal Pioneer, Summerside, Prince Edward Island, 23 March 2010. Hereinafter cited as Journal Pioneer.

Joseph Arthur Cannon

M, d. 13 August 1967
FatherJoseph Arthur Cannon b. 17 Oct 1924, d. 19 Feb 1992
Last Edited16 Mar 2014
Joseph Arthur Cannon was the son of Joseph Arthur Cannon
Death*Joseph Arthur Cannon died on 13 August 1967. 
Burial*He was buried in St. James Anglican Cemetery, Port Hill, Prince County, Prince Edward Island, Canada