Mary Augusta Carroll1,2

F, b. 12 August 1861, d. 12 July 1923
MotherSusan Augusta Brennan3
ChartsDescendants of John Crawford & Jane Henderson
Descendants of Edward Doty & Faith Clarke
Last Edited13 Mar 2012
Birth*Mary Augusta Carroll was born on 12 August 1861 in Humphreys, Westmorland County, New Brunswick.4,1,5 
She was the daughter of Susan Augusta Brennan.3 
Marriage*Mary Augusta Carroll married John Albert Seaman, son of Hezekiah Seaman and Sarah Jane Gibson, on 19 December 1877 in Moncton, Westmorland County, New Brunswick.1,3 
(Witness) Census HeadHouseholdMary Augusta Carroll was enumerated on the census of 1881 in the household of John Albert Seaman in Moncton, Westmorland County, New Brunswick, Canada; included in the household with John (age 29) were his wife Augusta (age 20), son Seymore (age 2) and John's widowed mother Sarah Jane Gibson (age 67). John was a farmer. John's wife and son were Free Will Baptists, while his mother was Baptist. They lived in the household adjacent to his brother Lowther.6
Name-ComMary Augusta Carroll is commonly known as Augusta in 1881; she was listed as Augusta in the 1881 and 1901 census returns, and on the Late Registration of Birth for her daughter Jean Viola.6,7,8,9,10 
(Witness) Census HeadHouseholdShe was enumerated on the census of 2 May 1891 in the household of John Albert Seaman in Moncton, Westmorland County, New Brunswick, Canada; included in the household with John (ge 40) were his wife Augusta (age 30), children Seymore (age 13), Arrisey (age 7), Gerty (age 5), George (age 3) & Willie (age 1), and John's mother Jane (age 78). John's occupation was recorded as "Railway Track Master". John and his immediate family were Baptists, his mother Church of England. Their house was described as wooden, 1.5 stories and 8 rooms.11
(Witness) Census HeadHouseholdMary Augusta Carroll was enumerated on the census of between 4 April 1901 and 8 April 1901 in the household of John Albert Seaman in Moncton, Westmorland County, New Brunswick, Canada; included in the household with John (age 50) were his wife Mary Augusta Carroll (age 40), their children Seymore (age 21), Ressie Jane (age 17), Gertie (age 15), George (age 13), William (age 11), Bessie (age 8), Harriett Elizabeth (age 6) and Hazel Pearl (age 2). There were also two boarders, F. Hodgen and Emily Tompson. John worked for the ICR Railway, and Seymore was a merchant. The family religion was Baptist, except for Augusta, who was Methodist.4
Census HeadHousehold*Mary Augusta Carroll was head of the household in the census of 1911 in Humphreys Mills, Westmorland County, New Brunswick, Canada; included in the household with widowed Mary Augusta (age 48) were her daughters Ressie Jane (age 26), Harriett Elizabeth (age 16), Hazel Pearl (age 12) & Jean (age 8), her sons William (age 19) & George (age 22), and George's wife Florence Mabel Richardson (age 22). Mary's occupation was entered as farmer, George as labourer; William's occupation could not be deciphered. The family's religion was Baptist.12
1911 Canada Census, Humphreys Mills, Westmorland County, New Brunswick. Household of Mary Augusta (Carroll) Seaman, her daughters Ressie Jane, Harriett Elizabeth, Hazel Pearl & Jean, her sons William & George, and George's wife Florence Mabel Richardson.
Death*She died on 12 July 1923, at age 61, in Humphreys Mills, Westmorland County, New Brunswick, Canada.13,1,3 
Burial*She was buried in Elmwood Cemetery, Moncton, Westmorland County, New Brunswick.
Inscription: John A. Seaman / Died April 13, 1907, Aged 56 Years. / - / his wife Mary Augusta / Died July 12, 1923, Aged 63 Years. / 1924 John E. Seaman 1974.1
Tombstone, Elmwood Cemetery, Moncton, New Brunswick, Canada. John Albert Seaman (1850-1907), his wife Mary Augusta Carroll (-1923), John E. Seaman (1924-1974),

Family

John Albert Seaman b. 15 October 1850, d. 13 April 1907
Children

Citations

  1. [S2139] Tombstone inscription; David Walker.
  2. [S2144] Robert Charles Crawford, online http://familytreemaker.genealogy.com/users/c/r/a/…. (Michigan), downloaded 7 June 2005.
  3. [S2142] Gary Gibson, "Gary Gibson - E-mail," e-mail message from (Dartmouth, Nova Scotia) to David Walker, August 2004. Hereinafter cited as "Gary Gibson - E-mail."
  4. [S5555] 1901 Canada Census - John Albert Seaman, Household #27, 1901, Microfilm Page 3, Moncton (Sub-District D-5), Westmorland County (District) 24), New Brunswick, Library & Archives Canada, 395 Wellington St., Ottawa, Ontario, Canada, Library & Archives Canada.
  5. [S5890] Death Certificate - George Seaman, Microfilm Film F18950, Vol. 47, Reg. 47529 (New Brunswick Vital Statistics), David Arthur Walker, Edwards, Ontario, Canada. Hereinafter cited as Death Certificate - George Seaman.
  6. [S5546] 1881 Canada Census - John Alfred Seaman, Household #437, 1881, Microfilm Roll C_13184, Page 102, Moncton, Westmorland County, Westmorland Subdistrict, Library & Archives Canada, 395 Wellington St., Ottawa, Ontario, Canada, Library & Archives Canada.
  7. [S2143] Census 1901: Parish of Moncton, , census return T-6445, , Library & Archives Canada, 395 Wellington St., Ottawa, Ontario, Canada, Library & Archives Canada.
  8. [S5549] Jean Viola Seaman, Microfilm F18906, Code 1903-802023 File Number 802023 (9 December 1927), Provincial Archives of New Brunswick, Fredericton, York County, New Brunswick, Canada.
  9. [S5858] George Henry Clarke & Pearl Hazel Seaman marriage, 23 September 1939, Personal Archives of David Arthur Walker, Edwards, Ontario, Canada. PANB F20013, Ref. B4/1939, Number 15905.
  10. [S5922] Marriage Registration - Aubrey Charles Atkinson & Jean Viola Seaman, Aubrey Charles Atkinson & Jean Viola Seaman marriage, 20 June 1928, Provincial Archives of New Brunswick, Fredericton, York County, New Brunswick, Canada. Microfilm F19693, Ref. B4/1928, Number 2035.
  11. [S5547] 1891 Canada Census - John Albert Seaman, Household #193, 1891, Microfilm Roll T-6306, Page 45, Moncton, Westmorland County, Library & Archives Canada, 395 Wellington St., Ottawa, Ontario, Canada, Library & Archives Canada.
  12. [S5556] 1911 Canada Census - Mary Augusta (Carroll) Seaman, Household #25, 1911, Microfilm Page 3, Humphreys Mills, Westmorland County (District 35, Sub-District 17), New Brunswick, Library & Archives Canada, 395 Wellington St., Ottawa, Ontario, Canada, Library & Archives Canada.
  13. [S5893] Ken Kanner, compiler, Elmwood Cemetery Records, Moncton, New Brunswick (Moncton: Elmwood Cemetery Company, 1995), John Albert Seaman, Section A, #765. Hereinafter cited as Elmwood Cemetery Records, Moncton, New Brunswick.
  14. [S2140] Census: Parish of Moncton, New Brunswick, 1881, census return Roll C-13184, , Library & Archives Canada, 395 Wellington St., Ottawa, Ontario, Canada, Library & Archives Canada.
  15. [S5550] Ressie Jane Seaman, Microfilm F18771, Code 1883-S-16 (4 May 1951), Provincial Archives of New Brunswick, Fredericton, York County, New Brunswick, Canada.
  16. [S5925] Marriage Registration - George H. Clark & Gertrude Seaman, George H. Clark & Gertrude Seaman marriage, 16 August 1905, Provincial Archives of New Brunswick, Fredericton, York County, New Brunswick, Canada. Microfilm F15917, Ref. B4/1905, Number 1398.
  17. [S5552] Harriett Elizabeth Seaman, microfilm copy Microfilm F18785, Code 1894-S-20 (4 May 1951), Provincial Archives of New Brunswick, Fredericton, York County, New Brunswick, Canada.
  18. [S5551] Hazel Pearl Seaman, Microfilm F18794, Code 1889-S-23 (4 May 1951), Provincial Archives of New Brunswick, Fredericton, York County, New Brunswick, Canada.
  19. [S1848] Public Archives of New Brunswick, Fredericton, PANB - Index to Late Registration of Births, 1810-1906 (RS141A1b), Provincial Archives of New Brunswick, Fredericton, York County, New Brunswick, Canada, Code 1903-802023, Microfilm F18906. Hereinafter cited as PANB - Index to Late Registration of Births, 1810-1906 (RS141A1b).

Muriel Gladys Carroll1

F, b. 8 July 1912
FatherThomas Henry Carroll1
MotherAnne Laurie Murray1
Last Edited15 Apr 2011
Birth*Muriel Gladys Carroll was born on 8 July 1912 in Moncton, Westmorland County, New Brunswick, Canada; the informant for this Late Registration of Birth was her father, dated at Moncton, 10 July 1928.1 
She was the daughter of Thomas Henry Carroll and Anne Laurie Murray.1 

Citations

  1. [S5579] Muriel Gladys Carroll, Microfilm PANB F23680, Code 1912-800459 (11 July 1928), Public Archives of New Brunswick, Fredericton, New Brunswick, Canada.

Murray Leslie Carroll1

M, b. 30 September 1913
FatherThomas Henry Carroll1
MotherAnne Laurie Murray1
Last Edited15 Apr 2011
Birth*Murray Leslie Carroll was born on 30 September 1913 in Sunny Brae, Westmorland County, New Brunswick, Canada; the informant for this Late Registration of Birth was his father, dated at Moncton, 10 July 1928.1 
He was the son of Thomas Henry Carroll and Anne Laurie Murray.1 

Citations

  1. [S5578] Murray Leslie Carroll, Microfilm PANB F23904, Code 1913-800453 (11 July 1928), Public Archives of New Brunswick, Fredericton, New Brunswick, Canada.

Ruth Marlene Carroll

F, b. 15 July 1921, d. 1 December 1962
FatherKenneth Mckinley Carroll b. 7 Mar 1898
MotherWinnie Frances Schurman b. 23 Feb 1898
Relationship5th cousin of David Arthur Walker
ChartsDescendants of Thomas Hooper & Margaret Poole
Descendants of Richard Robins & unknown Peton
Last Edited3 Jan 2011
Birth*Ruth Marlene Carroll was born on 15 July 1921 in Pyramid, Rio Blanco County, Colorado, U.S.A.
She was the daughter of Kenneth Mckinley Carroll and Winnie Frances Schurman
Marriage*Ruth Marlene Carroll married George Albert Foxworthy, son of John Wesley Foxworthy and Vernice May Ducan, on 23 June 1940 in Hayden, Colorado, U.S.A.
Death*Ruth Marlene Carroll died on 1 December 1962, at age 41, in Houston, Texas County, Missouri, U.S.A.; she died in an automobile accident. 

Family

George Albert Foxworthy b. 9 September, d. 1 December 1962

Thomas Henry Carroll1

M
Last Edited15 Apr 2011
Birth*Thomas Henry Carroll was born in Sunny Brae, Westmorland County, New Brunswick, Canada.2 
Marriage*He married Anne Laurie Murray.3 

Family

Anne Laurie Murray
Children

Citations

  1. [S5576] Official Notice of Marriage - Cecil Roy Gibson & Barbarina Louise Carroll, Cecil Roy Gibson & Barbarina Louise Carroll marriage, Provincial Archives of New Brunswick, Fredericton, York County, New Brunswick, Canada. Registration Number 4010.
  2. [S5578] Murray Leslie Carroll, Microfilm PANB F23904, Code 1913-800453 (11 July 1928), Public Archives of New Brunswick, Fredericton, New Brunswick, Canada.
  3. [S5577] Barbaina Louise Carroll, Microfilm PANB F23409, Code 1911-800448 (11 July 1928), Public Archives of New Brunswick, Fredericton, New Brunswick, Canada.
  4. [S5579] Muriel Gladys Carroll, Microfilm PANB F23680, Code 1912-800459 (11 July 1928), Public Archives of New Brunswick, Fredericton, New Brunswick, Canada.

Vera Carroll

F
Last Edited1 May 2011
Marriage*Vera Carroll married Wilbur Franklin Phelps, son of William Henry Phelps and Hannah Judson

Family

Wilbur Franklin Phelps b. 30 December 1861, d. 5 August 1932

William David Carroll

M
Last Edited9 Aug 2004

Family

Mary ?
Child

Emma Carruth1

F, b. circa 1872
ChartsDescendants of John Cory & Agnis Wauker
Descendants of John Drake & Christiana Billet
Descendants of William Dyer & Mary Barrett
Descendants of William White & Susanna
Last Edited28 Mar 2003
Birth*Emma Carruth was born circa 1872.1 
Marriage*She married George Dwain Corey, son of Adelbert Dwain Corey and Martha Anna Barkey, on 24 February 1893.1 

Family

George Dwain Corey b. 16 March 1871, d. 21 May 1940
Child

Citations

  1. [S2043] Cory Family Society. This site contains genealogies of several early Corey/Cory families., online http://www.coryfamsoc.com. Hereinafter cited as Cory Family Society.

Ann Carruthers1

F, b. 27 September 1853
FatherSamuel Carruthers2 b. 31 Jan 1802, d. 30 Nov 1875
MotherSophia Muttart2 b. 1812, d. 31 Mar 1880
Last Edited4 Feb 2015
Birth*Ann Carruthers was born on 27 September 1853 in Cape Traverse, Prince County, Prince Edward Island.1 
She was the daughter of Samuel Carruthers and Sophia Muttart.2 
BaptismAnn Carruthers was baptized on 14 December 1853 in Free Church of Scotland, Cape Traverse, Prince County, Prince Edward Island.1 

Citations

  1. [S9727] Baptismal Record, Free Church of Scotland Records, Cape Traverse, Prince County, Prince Edward Island, Canada, Book #1, Page 3, (14 December 1853). Hereinafter cited as Baptismal Record.
  2. [S362] Harold Cairns, Electronic Family File, Stanley Bridge, Prince Edward Island.

Arthur Carruthers

M, d. 1977
FatherWilliam Carruthers
MotherAda Campbell
Last Edited8 Jan 2002
Arthur Carruthers was the son of William Carruthers and Ada Campbell
Death*Arthur Carruthers died in 1977. 

Bessie Carruthers1

F
FatherSamuel Carruthers1 b. 31 Jan 1802, d. 30 Nov 1875
MotherSophia Muttart1 b. 1812, d. 31 Mar 1880
Last Edited11 Mar 2002
Bessie Carruthers was the daughter of Samuel Carruthers and Sophia Muttart.1 

Citations

  1. [S362] Harold Cairns, Electronic Family File, Stanley Bridge, Prince Edward Island.

Edward Carruthers

M
FatherRobert W. Carruthers b. 1839, d. 1927
MotherHannah Grey Williams b. 1846, d. 1923
Last Edited8 Jan 2002
Edward Carruthers was the son of Robert W. Carruthers and Hannah Grey Williams

Elisabeth Carruthers1,2,3

F, b. circa 1790, d. 17 October 1857
FatherGeorge Carruthers3 d. b 17 Oct 1857
MotherGrace Kirkpatrick3 d. b 17 Oct 1857
Last Edited6 Nov 2010
Birth*Elisabeth Carruthers was born circa 1790 in Lockerby, Dumfriesshire, Scotland.2 
She was the daughter of George Carruthers and Grace Kirkpatrick.3 
Marriage*Elisabeth Carruthers married Thomas Hetherington, son of Hector Hetherington and Janet Rae.2 
(Witness) Census HeadHouseholdElisabeth Carruthers was enumerated on the census of 1841 in the household of Thomas Hetherington in Old Mill, Ruthwell, Dumfriesshire, Scotland, 54.993316,-3.408452; included in the household were his wife Elizabeth, and children Janet, Hector, Grace, Frances and George. Thomas's occupation was a wood merchant; he was also a farmer.4 
(Witness) Census HeadHouseholdElisabeth Carruthers was enumerated on the census of 1851 in the household of Thomas Hetherington in Hope Cottage, Ruthwell, Dumfriesshire, Scotland, 54.993316,-3.408452; included in the household were his wife Elisabeth, children Frances & George, and granddaughter Elisabeth. Thomas was a farmer of 10 acres. Frances was described as a farmer's daughter. George's occupation was listed as an agricultural labourer. Elisabeth was a scholar.2 
Death*Elisabeth Carruthers died on 17 October 1857, in Hope Cottage, Parish of Ruthwell, Dumfriesshire, Scotland; she died at 1:30pm. Her son George was present when she died. Her death record was recorded 22 October 1857 at Clarencefield.3 
Burial*She was buried in Ruthwell Churchyard, Ruthwell, Dumfriesshire, Scotland, 54.993316,-3.408452. Her burial location was certified by her son George.3 

Family

Thomas Hetherington b. January 1787, d. 10 August 1858
Children

Citations

  1. Her name was spelled Elizabeth in the 1841 census.
  2. [S4588] 1851 Scotland Census - Thomas Hetherington, of Thomas Hetherington Household #19,, Transcribed from microfilm Emumeration District 3, Page 10, Line 5, Roll 745, Hope Cottage, Ruthwell, Dumfriesshire, Scotland, Ancestry.co.uk, Ancestry.co.uk.
  3. [S4590] Elisabeth Carruthers entry, Statutory Deaths - Elisabeth Carruthers, Statutory Deaths 846/00 0017, Parish of Ruthwell, Scotlands People, scotlandspeople.gov.uk, unknown repository address. Hereinafter cited as Statutory Deaths - Elisabeth Carruthers.
  4. [S4589] 1841 Scotland Census - Thomas Hetherington, of Thomas Hetherington Household #19,, Transcribed from microfilm Emumeration District 3, Page 4, Line 890, Old Mill, Ruthwell, Dumfriesshire, Scotland, Ancestry.co.uk, Ancestry.co.uk.
  5. [S4597] O.P.R. Births - Jean Hetherington, Jean Hetherington entry, Old Parish Records, Ruthwell, Dumfriesshire, scotlandspeople.gov.uk, unknown repository address.
  6. [S4591] O.P.R. Births - George John Hetherington, George John Hetherington entry, Old Parish Records, Ruthwell, Dumfriesshire, scotlandspeople.gov.uk, unknown repository address.

George Carruthers1

M, d. before 17 October 1857
Last Edited6 Nov 2010
Marriage*George Carruthers married Grace Kirkpatrick.1 
Death*George Carruthers died before 17 October 1857; he was recorded as deceased on daughter Elisabeth's death record.1 

Family

Grace Kirkpatrick d. before 17 October 1857
Child

Citations

  1. [S4590] Elisabeth Carruthers entry, Statutory Deaths - Elisabeth Carruthers, Statutory Deaths 846/00 0017, Parish of Ruthwell, Scotlands People, scotlandspeople.gov.uk, unknown repository address. Hereinafter cited as Statutory Deaths - Elisabeth Carruthers.

George Muttart Carruthers1

M, b. 11 September 1856
FatherSamuel Carruthers1 b. 31 Jan 1802, d. 30 Nov 1875
MotherSophia Muttart1 b. 1812, d. 31 Mar 1880
Last Edited15 Jan 2008
Name-ComGeorge Muttart Carruthers is commonly known as George.1 
Birth*He was born on 11 September 1856.1 
He was the son of Samuel Carruthers and Sophia Muttart.1 

Citations

  1. [S362] Harold Cairns, Electronic Family File, Stanley Bridge, Prince Edward Island.

Harriet Sophia Carruthers

F, b. 1881, d. 29 March 1966
FatherJames Carruthers
MotherSarah Jane Clark
Last Edited20 Dec 2011
Birth*Harriet Sophia Carruthers was born in 1881 in North Bedeque, Prince County, Prince Edward Island, Canada
She was the daughter of James Carruthers and Sarah Jane Clark
(Witness) MarriageHarriet Sophia Carruthers witnessed the marriage of John Stavert Walker and Anna Sophia Rogers on 14 June 1904 in Freetown, Prince County, Prince Edward Island, Canada;
J. Stavert Walker of Freetown PEI (B) to Annie S. Rogers of Freetown PEI (S). Performed by Rev. H.S. Young, of Margate. Witnesses were Patterson Walker & Hattie Carruthers.1,2 
Marriage*Harriet Sophia Carruthers married Peter Gordon Clark, son of John Montague Clark and Sarah Margaret Reeves, in October 1904. 
Death*Harriet Sophia Carruthers died on 29 March 1966, in Prince County, Prince Edward Island, Canada

Family

Peter Gordon Clark b. 12 May 1881, d. 3 February 1960
Child

Citations

  1. [S54] Freetown, Past & Present (Freetown, P.E.I.: Freetown Historical Society, 1985), p. 408.
  2. [S6508] J. Stavert Walker & Annie S. Rogers marriage, 15 June 1904, PARO, Public Archives and Records Office of Prince Edward Island, Charlottetown, Queens County, Prince Edward Island, Canada, 46.23533,-63.12547. Vital Statistics R.G. 19, Series 3 Marriage Records, Subseries 4 Licenses, Jan. 1904 - April 1905, filed 17 June 1904, liber 14, folio 94.

Isabella Carruthers1

F, b. 1840, d. 7 January 1916
FatherSamuel Carruthers2 b. 31 Jan 1802, d. 30 Nov 1875
MotherSophia Muttart2 b. 1812, d. 31 Mar 1880
Last Edited1 Apr 2015
Name Variation Isabella Carruthers is also known as Isabel Carruthers.3 
Birth*She was born in 1840.2 
She was the daughter of Samuel Carruthers and Sophia Muttart.2 
Marriage*Isabella Carruthers married John Robertson.3 
Death*Isabella Carruthers died on 7 January 1916.2 
Burial*She was buried in Church of Scotland Cemetery, Cape Traverse, Prince County, Prince Edward Island, Canada, 46.23879,-63.63141.
Inscription: John Scottie Robertson / Drowned at Sea Oct. 15, 1876. / Aged 31 Years / Isabel Carruthers / His Wife / Died January 7, 1918 / Aged 76 Years.3
Tombstone, John 'Scottie' Robertson (1845-1876), his wife Isabel Carruthers (1842-1918). Church of Scotland Cemetery, Cape Traverse, Prince County, Prince Edward Island, Canada.

Family

John Robertson b. 1845, d. 15 October 1876
Child

Citations

  1. [S9944] Compiled by Norman Carruthers, compiler, Descendants of Thomas Carruthers (1770-1851) and Isabella Tait (1767-1844) (Charlottetown, Queens County, Prince Edward Island, Canada: self published). Hereinafter cited as Descendants of Thomas Carruthers.
  2. [S362] Harold Cairns, Electronic Family File, Stanley Bridge, Prince Edward Island.
  3. [S9943] Tombstone, Church of Scotland Cemetery, Cape Traverse, Prince County, Prince Edward Island, Canada, John 'Scottie' Robertson & Isabel Carruthers tombstone inscription; read by David A. Walker, 15 September 2014.

James Carruthers

M
Last Edited16 Apr 2001

Family

Sarah Jane Clark
Child

James Carruthers1

M, b. 1832
FatherThomas Carruthers1 b. 1770, d. 7 Dec 1851
MotherIsabella Tait1 b. 1767, d. 4 Feb 1844
Last Edited11 Mar 2002
Birth*James Carruthers was born in 1832.1 
He was the son of Thomas Carruthers and Isabella Tait.1 

Citations

  1. [S362] Harold Cairns, Electronic Family File, Stanley Bridge, Prince Edward Island.

James Carruthers1

M
FatherSamuel Carruthers1 b. 31 Jan 1802, d. 30 Nov 1875
MotherSophia Muttart1 b. 1812, d. 31 Mar 1880
Last Edited11 Mar 2002
James Carruthers was the son of Samuel Carruthers and Sophia Muttart.1 

Citations

  1. [S362] Harold Cairns, Electronic Family File, Stanley Bridge, Prince Edward Island.

James Carruthers1

M, b. 1832, d. 15 May 1867
FatherWilliam Carruthers1 b. 1797, d. 7 Mar 1856
MotherJean Gillespie1 b. 1796, d. 5 Nov 1880
Last Edited28 Mar 2015
Birth*James Carruthers was born in 1832.1 
He was the son of William Carruthers and Jean Gillespie.1 
Death*James Carruthers died on 15 May 1867.1 
Burial*He was buried in Church of Scotland Cemetery, Cape Traverse, Prince County, Prince Edward Island, Canada, 46.23859,-63.63169.
Inscription: Father / In Memory of / William Carruthers / Died / Mar. 7, 1856, / Æt. 59. / A Native of / Dumfriesshire, / Scotland / Also their son / James / Died / May 15, 1867 / Æt. 35 | Mother / Jean Gillespie / Wife of / Wm. Carruthers / Died / Nov. 5, 1880. / Æt. 84. / A Native of Dumfries Shire / Scotland / Also their daughter / Sophia / Died / Aug. 7, 1860 / Æt. 22.1
Tombstone, William Carruthers (1797-1856), his wife Jean Gillespie (1796-1880), their son James (1832-1867), their daughter Sophia (1838-1860). Church of Scotland Cemetery, Cape Traverse, Prince County, Prince Edward Island, Canada.

Citations

  1. [S9935] Tombstone, Church of Scotland Cemetery, Cape Traverse, Prince County, Prince Edward Island, Canada, William Carruthers & Jean Gillespie tombstone inscription; read by David A. Walker, 15 September 2014.

James Carruthers1

M
Last Edited20 Dec 2011
Marriage*James Carruthers married Sarah Jane Clark.1 

Family

Sarah Jane Clark
Child

Citations

  1. [S5813] Correspondence with George Read (Borden, Prince Edward Island). Personal Archives of David Arthur Walker (Edwards, Ontario, Canada).

Jennie Carruthers1

F
FatherThomas Carruthers1 b. 1770, d. 7 Dec 1851
MotherIsabella Tait1 b. 1767, d. 4 Feb 1844
Last Edited11 Mar 2002
Jennie Carruthers was the daughter of Thomas Carruthers and Isabella Tait.1 

Citations

  1. [S362] Harold Cairns, Electronic Family File, Stanley Bridge, Prince Edward Island.

Jennie Carruthers1

F, b. 9 January 1849
FatherSamuel Carruthers1 b. 31 Jan 1802, d. 30 Nov 1875
MotherSophia Muttart1 b. 1812, d. 31 Mar 1880
Last Edited15 Jan 2008
Birth*Jennie Carruthers was born on 9 January 1849.1 
She was the daughter of Samuel Carruthers and Sophia Muttart.1 

Citations

  1. [S362] Harold Cairns, Electronic Family File, Stanley Bridge, Prince Edward Island.

John Carruthers1

M
Last Edited7 Nov 2010
Marriage*John Carruthers married Mary Irving.1 

Family

Mary Irving
Child

Citations

  1. [S4618] O.P.R. Births - Louisa Carruthers, Louisa Carruthers entry, Old Parish Records, Dalton, Dumfriesshire, scotlandspeople.gov.uk, unknown repository address.

John William Harrison Carruthers

M, b. 6 August 1908, d. 29 August 1955
FatherThomas Dawson Carruthers b. 1 Feb 1875, d. 21 Sep 1956
MotherMargaret Bell MacFadgen b. 3 Feb 1877, d. 24 Feb 1930
Last Edited3 Apr 2015
Name-ComJohn William Harrison Carruthers is commonly known as Jack.1 
Birth*He was born on 6 August 1908; his tombstone inscription has a birth year of 1907.2 
He was the son of Thomas Dawson Carruthers and Margaret Bell MacFadgen
Death*John William Harrison Carruthers died on 29 August 1955, at age 47. 
Burial*He was buried in the Free Church of Scotland Cemetery, Cape Traverse, Prince County, Prince Edward Island, Canada, 46.23878,-63.63136. Black granite tombstone.
Inscription: Thomas Dawson Carruthers / 1875 - 1956 / Margaret Bell MacFadgen / 1877 - 1930 / Etta Jean Walker / 1884 - 1971 / Blessed Are The Dead Who Die In The Lord / CARRUTHERS.
Right: John Carruthers / 1907-1955. / Nancy / Carruthers / Heath / 1945 - 2014 / Love You / Missed You / Mean It
Back: CARRUTHERS.2
Tombstone for Thomas Dawson Carruthers (1875-1956), Margaret Bell MacFadgen (1877-1930) and Etta Jean Walker (1884-1971). Free Church of Scotland Cemetery, Cape Traverse, Prince County, Prince Edward Island.
Right inscription detail, John Carruthers (1907-1955), son of Thomas and Margaret, his daughter Nancy (1945-2014).

Family

Child

Citations

  1. [S362] Harold Cairns, Electronic Family File, Stanley Bridge, Prince Edward Island.
  2. [S3733] Cemetery Marker - Thomas Dawson Carruthers, Thomas Dawson Carruthers Marker Inscription; David A. Walker, 19 August 2009.

Julia Eileen Carruthers

F, b. 11 September 1934
FatherRobert Carruthers
MotherMargaret Elizabeth Marchbank
Last Edited5 Mar 2011
Birth*Julia Eileen Carruthers was born on 11 September 1934. 
She was the daughter of Robert Carruthers and Margaret Elizabeth Marchbank
Marriage*Julia Eileen Carruthers married Jack Irving

Family

Jack Irving

Louisa Carruthers1

F, b. 21 January 1782, d. 5 September 1849
FatherJohn Carruthers2
MotherMary Irving2
Last Edited11 Nov 2010
Birth*Louisa Carruthers was born on 21 January 1782 in Denbie, Dalton, Dumfriesshire, Scotland.2,3,1 
She was the daughter of John Carruthers and Mary Irving.2 
BaptismLouisa Carruthers was baptized on 30 January 1782 in Dalton, Dumfriesshire, Scotland.2 
Marriage*She married Richard Hetherington, son of Thomas Hetherton and Janet Rome.1 
(Witness) Census HeadHouseholdLouisa Carruthers was enumerated on the census of 1841 in the household of Richard Hetherington in Dalton, Dumfriesshire, Scotland; included in the household were Richard's wife Louisa (Carruthers), and children Thomas, Isabella, Jessie, Richard, Dickson and Walter. Other members of the household included Mary Hastie (age 25, female servant), Jean Bell (age 20, female servant) and Sarah Bell (age 15, female servant).3 
Death*Louisa Carruthers died on 5 September 1849, at age 67, in Denbie, Dumfriesshire, Scotland.1 
Burial*She was buried in Dalton Cemetery, Dalton, Dumfriesshire, Scotland.
Inscription: In Memory of / Louisa Carruthers, Wife of Richard / Hetherington who died at Denbie, 5th Septr. / 1849, Aged 67 years. / Also the above Richard Hetherington, / Who died at Searig, 29th Octr. 1865, aged 87 years. / And Isabella, their daughter, / Who died at Denbie, 1st Septr. 1868, aged 52 years. / Also Thomas, eldest son of Walter F. S. / Hetherington, and grandson of the above / Richard Hetherington, who died at Searig, / 13th May 1879, aged 18 years. / Also Thomas, son of the above Richard Hetherington, who died at Searig, 12 May 1885, aged 77 years. / Also Dickson Hetherington, daughter of / the above Richard Hetherington, who died at / Ferguslea, Dumfries, on the 1st of April 1904, / Aged 80 years. / Also Eileen Mary Irving Keys / Great granddaughter of the above / Louisa Carruthers and Richard Hetherington / Born at Bengalla, N.S.W. , 17th July 1891, / Died at Bonshaw Tower Kirtlebridge, / "She was a happy woman." / Also her husband John Straton-Ferrier / Flight Lieut. R.A.F.V.R. 1940-45 / Born at Edinburgh, 15th May 1886, / Died at Bonshaw Tower 12th May 1964.1
Tombstone, Richard Hetherington and family. Dalton Cemetery, Dumfrieeshire, Scotland. Photo courtesy of Christeen Charlton.

Family

Richard Hetherington b. 1 May 1778, d. 29 October 1865
Children

Citations

  1. [S4546] Cemetery Marker: Richard Hetherington, Richard Hetherington Cemetery Marker; David A. Walker.
  2. [S4618] O.P.R. Births - Louisa Carruthers, Louisa Carruthers entry, Old Parish Records, Dalton, Dumfriesshire, scotlandspeople.gov.uk, unknown repository address.
  3. [S4547] 1841 Scottish Census - Richard Hetherington, Household of Richard Hetherington,, Transcribed from microfilm unknown film, Dalton Parish, Ancestry.co.uk, Ancestry.co.uk.
  4. [S4577] John Carruthers Hetherington entry, Death Record - John Carruthers Hetherington, Statutory Deaths 818/00 0007, Scotlands People, scotlandspeople.gov.uk, unknown repository address. Hereinafter cited as Death Record - John Carruthers Hetherington.
  5. [S4620] O.P.R. Births - Irving Hetherington, Irving Hetherington entry, Old Parish Records, Ruthwell, Dumfriesshire, scotlandspeople.gov.uk, unknown repository address.
  6. [S4561] Ancestry.ca - Public Family Tree - Louisa Hetherington, online http://trees.ancestry.co.uk/tree/5669413/person/-1418524365. Hereinafter cited as Ancestry.ca - Public Family Tree.
  7. [S4654] O.P.R. Births - William Carruthers Little Hetherington, William Carruthers Little Hetherington entry, Old Parish Records, Ruthwell, Dumfriesshire, scotlandspeople.gov.uk, unknown repository address.
  8. [S4650] O.P.R. Births - Mary Irving Hetherington, Mary Irving Hetherington entry, Old Parish Records, Ruthwell, Dumfriesshire, scotlandspeople.gov.uk, unknown repository address.
  9. [S4596] O.P.R. Births - Janet Hetherington, Janet Hetherington entry, Old Parish Records, Ruthwell, Dumfriesshire, scotlandspeople.gov.uk, unknown repository address.

Major Carruthers

M
FatherRobert W. Carruthers b. 1839, d. 1927
MotherHannah Grey Williams b. 1846, d. 1923
Last Edited8 Jan 2002
Major Carruthers was the son of Robert W. Carruthers and Hannah Grey Williams

Margaret Carruthers1

F
FatherSamuel Carruthers1 b. 31 Jan 1802, d. 30 Nov 1875
MotherSophia Muttart1 b. 1812, d. 31 Mar 1880
Last Edited11 Mar 2002
Margaret Carruthers was the daughter of Samuel Carruthers and Sophia Muttart.1 

Citations

  1. [S362] Harold Cairns, Electronic Family File, Stanley Bridge, Prince Edward Island.

Mary Carruthers

F, b. 1792, d. 5 September 1868
Last Edited25 Sep 2008
Birth*Mary Carruthers was born in 1792. 
Marriage*She married Robert Cairns.1 
Death*Mary Carruthers died on 5 September 1868;
obituary: "On 5th September, Mary Carruthers, wife of Robert Cairns, age 77. Emigrated with husband and family 28 years ago from Broombush, Dumfries." (Patriot, 3 October, 1868).1 

Family

Robert Cairns b. 1780, d. 1876
Child

Citations

  1. [S2970] Peter Gallant, compiler, From Scotland to Prince Edward Island (Charlottetown, P.E.I.: P.E.I. Genealogical Society, January 2001). Hereinafter cited as From Scotland to Prince Edward Island.

Mary Carruthers1

F
FatherThomas Carruthers1 b. 1770, d. 7 Dec 1851
MotherIsabella Tait1 b. 1767, d. 4 Feb 1844
Last Edited11 Mar 2002
Mary Carruthers was the daughter of Thomas Carruthers and Isabella Tait.1 

Citations

  1. [S362] Harold Cairns, Electronic Family File, Stanley Bridge, Prince Edward Island.

Mary Carruthers1

F, b. 23 June 1831, d. 6 March 1920
FatherSamuel Carruthers1 b. 31 Jan 1802, d. 30 Nov 1875
MotherSophia Muttart1 b. 1812, d. 31 Mar 1880
ChartsDescendants of Richard Robins & unknown Peton
Last Edited26 Sep 2014
Birth*Mary Carruthers was born on 23 June 1831.1 
She was the daughter of Samuel Carruthers and Sophia Muttart.1 
Marriage*Mary Carruthers married John Montague Clark Baker, son of John Baker Jr. and Ann Nancy Cole, in 1870.1 
Death*Mary Carruthers died on 6 March 1920, at age 88.1 

Family

John Montague Clark Baker b. 10 February 1829, d. 12 January 1892
Children

Citations

  1. [S362] Harold Cairns, Electronic Family File, Stanley Bridge, Prince Edward Island.

Minnie Sophia Carruthers1

F, b. 10 February 1900, d. 5 February 1983
FatherThomas Dawson Carruthers b. 1 Feb 1875, d. 21 Sep 1956
MotherMargaret Bell MacFadgen b. 3 Feb 1877, d. 24 Feb 1930
ChartsDescendants of David Walker & Margaret Hetherington
Last Edited4 Oct 2014
Occupation*Minnie Sophia Carruthers was a homemaker. 
Name-ComShe is commonly known as Minnie Carruthers.2 
Birth*She was born on 10 February 1900 in Augustine Cove, Prince County, Prince Edward Island, Canada.3,1 
She was the daughter of Thomas Dawson Carruthers and Margaret Bell MacFadgen
Marriage*Minnie Sophia Carruthers married Ernest Leslie Walker, son of George Porter Walker and Ethel Maude Underhay, on 6 January 1922 in Summerside, Prince County, Prince Edward Island, Canada.3 
Death*Minnie Sophia Carruthers died on 5 February 1983 in Summerside, Prince County, Prince Edward Island, Canada, at age 82
Obituary: "The sudden death of Minnie Walker occurred on Saturday, February 5, 1983. She was the daughter of the late Thomas D. and Margaret Carruthers. She leaves to mourn her passing her husband Ernest L. Walker, Summerside; one daughter Evelyn Frank, Manotick, Ontario; four sons, Kenneth, Summerside; George, Cold Brook, Nova Scotia; Neil, Charlottetown; John, Summerside. Also 17 grandchildren and six great grandchildren. As well, she is survived by a sister, Mirima Muttart, Kentville, N.B.
She was predeceased by a son Thomas and a brother John.

Mrs. Walker was a member of the Summerside Presbyterian Church and a life member of the WMS, as well as an active member of the Abegweit Chapter of the IODE. Resting at the Moase Funeral Home until noon Tuesday, then to the Summerside Presbyterian Church for funeral service at 2 p.m. Entombment will be in Peoples Cemetery receiving vault. Visiting hours Monday 2-4 and 7-9. Memorials to the Summerside Presbyterian Church memorial fund would be appreciated."4 
Burial*She was buried in Peoples Cemetery, Summerside, Prince County, Prince Edward Island, Canada, 46.40577,-63.77636.
Inscription: WALKER / Ernest Leslie Walker / 1899 - 1989 / His Wife / Minnie Sophia Carruthers / 1900 - 1983 / Their Infant Son / Thomas Leslie Walker / 1929 age 8 months
Back: WALKER / Neil Henry / 1934 - 2014 / His Wife / Norma Stultz / 1938 - | John Underhay / 1935 - 2014 / His Wife / Elizabeth Bowness / 1938 -.5
Tombstone, Ernest Leslie Walker (1899-1989), his wife Minnie Sophia Carruthers (1900-1983), their sons Thomas Leslie Walker (1929-1929), Neil Henry (1934-2014) and John Underhay (1935-2014). Peoples Cemetery, Summerside, Prince County, Prince Edward Island, Canada.
Back inscription detail.

Family

Ernest Leslie Walker b. 23 September 1899, d. 31 July 1989
Children

Citations

  1. [S435] "Alex Walker, personal communication", Alex Walker.
  2. [S9278] Obituary, John Underhay Walker 1935-2014, Moase Funeral Home, Summerside, Prince Edward Island.
  3. [S362] Harold Cairns, Electronic Family File, Stanley Bridge, Prince Edward Island.
  4. [S2453] Obituary - Minnie S. Carruthers, Journal Pioneer, Summerside, Prince Edward Island, 7 Feb 1983, page 2, col. 9. Hereinafter cited as Journal Pioneer.
  5. [S2817] Marker Inscription - Ernest Leslie Walker, Ernest Leslie Walker Marker Inscription; David A. Walker, 17 August 2010.

Miriam Helen Carruthers

F, b. 24 December 1915, d. 4 July 1993
FatherThomas Dawson Carruthers b. 1 Feb 1875, d. 21 Sep 1956
MotherMargaret Bell MacFadgen b. 3 Feb 1877, d. 24 Feb 1930
ChartsDescendants of Richard Robins & unknown Peton
Last Edited25 Dec 2006
Name-ComMiriam Helen Carruthers is commonly known as Miriam.1 
Birth*She was born on 24 December 1915 in Summerside, Prince County, Prince Edward Island.1 
She was the daughter of Thomas Dawson Carruthers and Margaret Bell MacFadgen
Marriage*Miriam Helen Carruthers married Reginald Hillard Muttart, son of Hillard Graydon Muttart and Helen Steeves MacEwen.1 
Death*Miriam Helen Carruthers died on 4 July 1993, at age 77.1 
Burial*She was buried in Elm Grove Cemetery, Kentville, Nova Scotia.1 

Family

Reginald Hillard Muttart b. 29 September 1915, d. 11 June 1973

Citations

  1. [S362] Harold Cairns, Electronic Family File, Stanley Bridge, Prince Edward Island.

Nancy Carruthers

F, b. 1945, d. 2014
FatherJohn William Harrison Carruthers b. 6 Aug 1908, d. 29 Aug 1955
Last Edited3 Apr 2015
Birth*Nancy Carruthers was born in 1945.1 
She was the daughter of John William Harrison Carruthers
Death*Nancy Carruthers died in 2014.1 
Burial*She was buried in Church of Scotland Cemetery, Cape Traverse, Prince County, Prince Edward Island, Canada, 46.23874,-63.63134. Black granite tombstone.
Inscription: Thomas Dawson Carruthers / 1875 - 1956 / Margaret Bell MacFadgen / 1877 - 1930 / Etta Jean Walker / 1884 - 1971 / Blessed Are The Dead Who Die In The Lord / CARRUTHERS.
Right: John Carruthers / 1907-1955. / Nancy / Carruthers / Heath / 1945 - 2014 / Love You / Missed You / Mean It
Back: CARRUTHERS.2
Tombstone for Thomas Dawson Carruthers (1875-1956), Margaret Bell MacFadgen (1877-1930) and Etta Jean Walker (1884-1971). Free Church of Scotland Cemetery, Cape Traverse, Prince County, Prince Edward Island.
Right inscription detail, John Carruthers (1907-1955), son of Thomas and Margaret, his daughter Nancy (1945-2014).

Citations

  1. [S9943] Tombstone, Church of Scotland Cemetery, Cape Traverse, Prince County, Prince Edward Island, Canada, John 'Scottie' Robertson & Isabel Carruthers tombstone inscription; read by David A. Walker, 15 September 2014.
  2. [S3733] Cemetery Marker - Thomas Dawson Carruthers, Thomas Dawson Carruthers Marker Inscription; David A. Walker, 19 August 2009.

Nannie Carruthers

F, d. 1919
Last Edited12 May 2011
Marriage*Nannie Carruthers married George Marchbank, son of George Marchbank and Janet 'Jessie' Campbell
Death*Nannie Carruthers died in 1919, in California, U.S.A.

Family

George Marchbank b. 1857, d. 11 August 1934

Norman Carruthers

M, b. 1872, d. 1931
FatherRobert W. Carruthers b. 1839, d. 1927
MotherHannah Grey Williams b. 1846, d. 1923
Last Edited8 Jan 2002
Birth*Norman Carruthers was born in 1872. 
He was the son of Robert W. Carruthers and Hannah Grey Williams
(Witness) MarriageNorman Carruthers witnessed the marriage of John Andrew Thompson and Jessemine Harriet Walker on 5 December 1900 in St. Mark's Church, Kensington, Prince County, Prince Edward Island, Canada, 46.43795,-63.63484; the marriage announcement in the newspaper has a marriage date of 12 December. John A. Thompson of Kensington, PEI (B), to Harriet Walker of Kensington, PEI (S). They were married by Rev. Rev. L. B. Reagh, of North Milton, Prince Edward Island. Witnesses were Norman Carruthers and Laura Walker.1,2,3 
Death*Norman Carruthers died in 1931. 

Citations

  1. [S3231] Wedding Invitation - Jessamine Harriet Walker & John A. Thompson,Kensington, Prince County, Prince Edward Island, 1900.
  2. [S2790] Married: John A. Thompson & Hattie Walker, Marriage Announcement: John A. Thompson & Hattie Walker, Morning Guardian, 21 December 1900, Page 1. Hereinafter cited as Married Announcement: John A. Thompson & Hattie Walker.
  3. [S6502] John Andrew Thompson & Jessemine Harriet Walker marriage, 5 Dec. 1900, PARO, Public Archives and Records Office of Prince Edward Island, Charlottetown, Queens County, Prince Edward Island, Canada, 46.23533,-63.12547. Vital Statistics R.G. 19, Series 3 Marriage Records, Subseries 4 Licenses, June 1900 - July 1901, filed Dec. 20, 1900, liber 13, folio 280.

Priscilla Carruthers

F, b. 3 May 1896, d. 26 January 1980
FatherWilliam Carruthers
MotherAda Campbell
Last Edited8 Jan 2002
Birth*Priscilla Carruthers was born on 3 May 1896 in Borden, Prince Edward Island
She was the daughter of William Carruthers and Ada Campbell
Death*Priscilla Carruthers died on 26 January 1980, at age 83, in Augustine Cove, Prince Edward Island

Robert Carruthers

M
Last Edited20 Aug 2002
Marriage*Robert Carruthers married Margaret Elizabeth Marchbank, daughter of Robert George Marchbank and Julia Williamson

Family

Margaret Elizabeth Marchbank
Child

Robert Carruthers1

M
FatherSamuel Carruthers1 b. 31 Jan 1802, d. 30 Nov 1875
MotherSophia Muttart1 b. 1812, d. 31 Mar 1880
Last Edited11 Mar 2002
Robert Carruthers was the son of Samuel Carruthers and Sophia Muttart.1 

Citations

  1. [S362] Harold Cairns, Electronic Family File, Stanley Bridge, Prince Edward Island.

Robert W. Carruthers1

M, b. 1839, d. 1927
FatherWilliam Carruthers2 b. 1797, d. 7 Mar 1856
MotherJean Gillespie2 b. 1796, d. 5 Nov 1880
Last Edited1 Apr 2015
Birth*Robert W. Carruthers was born in 1839.1 
He was the son of William Carruthers and Jean Gillespie.2 
Marriage*Robert W. Carruthers married Hannah Grey Williams.1 
Death*Robert W. Carruthers died in 1927.1 
Burial*He was buried in the Church of Scotland Cemetery, Cape Traverse, Prince County, Prince Edward Island, Canada, 46.23862,-63.63179.
Inscription: Robert W. Carruthers / 1839 - 1927 / And His Wife / Hannah Grey McWilliams / 1846 - 1923.1
Tombstone, Robert W. Carruthers (1839-1927), his wife Hannah Grey McWilliams (1846-1923). Church of Scotland Cemetery, Cape Traverse, Prince County, Prince Edward Island, Canada.

Family

Hannah Grey Williams b. 1846, d. 1923
Children

Citations

  1. [S9941] Tombstone, Church of Scotland Cemetery, Cape Traverse, Prince County, Prince Edward Island, Canada, Robert W. Carruthers & Hannah Grey McWilliams tombstone inscription; read by David A. Walker, 15 September 2014.
  2. [S362] Harold Cairns, Electronic Family File, Stanley Bridge, Prince Edward Island.

Samuel Carruthers1

M, b. 31 January 1802, d. 30 November 1875
FatherThomas Carruthers1 b. 1770, d. 7 Dec 1851
MotherIsabella Tait1 b. 1767, d. 4 Feb 1844
Last Edited4 Feb 2015
Birth*Samuel Carruthers was born on 31 January 1802 in Scotland.1 
He was the son of Thomas Carruthers and Isabella Tait.1 
Marriage*Samuel Carruthers married Sophia Muttart, daughter of George Muttart and Elizabeth Morley, on 20 January 1831.1 
Death*Samuel Carruthers died on 30 November 1875, at age 73.2
Tombstone, Samuel Carruthers (1802-1875), his wife Sophia Muttart (1812-1880). North Bedeque Cemetery, Prince County, Prince Edward Island, Canada.
Front inscription detail.
Right inscription detail.
Burial*He was buried in North Bedeque Cemetery, North Bedeque, Prince County, Prince Edward Island, Canada, 46.36176,-63.72562.
Inscription: In / Memory of / Sophia Muttart / Beloved Wife of / Samuel Carruthers / Died / March 31, 1880 / Æt. 68
Right: In / Memory of / Samuel Carruthers / Died / Nov. 30, 1875 / Æt. 73 Yrs. / & 10 Mo's / A native of / Carlevereck (sic) Dumfrie / shire Scotland.2
Tombstone, Samuel Carruthers (1802-1875), his wife Sophia Muttart (1812-1880). North Bedeque Cemetery, Prince County, Prince Edward Island, Canada.
Front inscription detail.
Right inscription detail.

Family

Sophia Muttart b. 1812, d. 31 March 1880
Children

Citations

  1. [S362] Harold Cairns, Electronic Family File, Stanley Bridge, Prince Edward Island.
  2. [S9728] Cemetery Marker, Samuel Carruthers & Sophia Muttart Marker Inscription; read by David A. Walker, 4 August 2014.
  3. [S5813] Correspondence with George Read (Borden, Prince Edward Island). Personal Archives of David Arthur Walker (Edwards, Ontario, Canada).

Sarah Jane Carruthers1

F, b. 2 July 1857, d. 5 March 1915
Sarah Jane Carruthers (1857-1915). Photo courtesy of George Read.
FatherSamuel Carruthers1 b. 31 Jan 1802, d. 30 Nov 1875
MotherSophia Muttart1 b. 1812, d. 31 Mar 1880
ChartsDescendants of John de Heneage
Descendants of William de Honywood
Descendants of William Read
Last Edited4 Feb 2015
Name-ComSarah Jane Carruthers is commonly known as Sarah Carruthers.2 
Birth*She was born on 2 July 1857 in Bedeque, Prince County, Prince Edward Island.1 
She was the daughter of Samuel Carruthers and Sophia Muttart.1 
Marriage*Sarah Jane Carruthers married Joseph Read, son of Ephraim Read and Rosara Chappell, on 27 September 1877 in Prince Edward Island, Canada; they were married by license, by Rev. Robert Patterson. Witnesses were John Lefurgey and Charles R. Read.3
Marriage record, Joseph Read & Sarah Carruthers, 27 September 1877.
(Witness) Census HeadHouseholdSarah Jane Carruthers was enumerated on the census of 13 April 1891 in the household of Joseph Read in Summerside, Prince County, Prince Edward Island, Canada; included in the household with Joseph (age 41) were his wife Sarah Carruthers (age 40), sons John (age 12) and George (age 10), and nephew Ephraim (age 21). There was also an unrelated lodger, William MacGregor (age 16). Joseph was a merchant. The family religion was Secularist.4
(Witness) Census HeadHouseholdSarah Jane Carruthers was enumerated on the census of 3 April 1901 in the household of Joseph Read in Lot 25, Summerside, Prince County, British Columbia, Canada; included in the household with Joseph (age 51) were his wife Sarah Carruthers (age 49), sons John (age 22) and George (age 21), Sarah's brother Thomas (age 63), and Warren Wood (age 20), a domestic/farm labourer. Joseph and John were Sea Captains, Thomas a farmer. The family religion was Presbyterian.5
(Witness) Census HeadHouseholdSarah Jane Carruthers was enumerated on the census of 1911 in the household of Joseph Read in Summerside, Prince County, Prince Edward Island, Canada; included in the household with Joseph (age 62) were his wife Sarah Carruthers (age 60), two unrelated boarders, and Sadie Read (age 5), also listed as a boarder, but who is actually a niece, daughter of John Lefurgey Read. Joseph's religion was listed as Universalist, while Sarah was Presbyterian. Sadie was also recorded as Universalist.2
Death*Sarah Jane Carruthers died on 5 March 1915, at age 57, in Charlottetown, Queens County, Prince Edward Island, Canada.1 
Burial*She was buried in Peoples Cemetery, Summerside, Prince County, Prince Edward Island, Canada, 46.40545,-63.77748. Tall square obelisk.
Inscription: In Loving Memory of / Joseph Read / Born Oct. 31, 1846 / Died April 6, 1919. / Sarah Carruthers / Read / Born July 2, 1857, / Died March 5, 1915. / Always an angel. / George C. Read / 1879 - 1922. / READ
Left: Ephraim Read / Died / at Demerara, S.A. / March 3, 1865: / Aged 53 years. / Also his wife / Rosara Chappell / Died Aug. 4, 1883: / Aged 73 years. / The world is better for / their having lived in it.
Right: In Loving Memory of / David P. Read / Born June 5, 1845 / Died Feb. 8, 1918 / His wife / Emma Bishop / Born July 4, 1849 / Died Sept. 12, 1930 / He giveth his beloved / sleep. Son / A. Balfour / Drowned 1910 Aged 31. / Columbia River, B.C.
Back: T. Whittemore Read / 1856 - 1902. / His Wife / Elvira Davidson / 1855 - 1933 / Harry 1880 - 1881. / Nellie 1881 - 1882. / Beatrice 1885 - 1889. / Lorne 1888 - 1953.
Footstones: Father Mother.6
Tombstone, Joseph Read (1849-1919), his wife Sarah Jane Carruthers (1857-1915), his father Ephraim (1812-1865), his mother Rosara Chappell (1811-1884), Joseph's brother David P. Read (1845-1918), his wife Emma Bishop (1849-1930), their son A. Balfour (1879-1910), Joseph's brother Thomas Whittemore Read (1856-1902), his wife Elvira Davidson (1855-1933), their children Harry (1880-1881), Nellie (1881-1882), Beatrice (1885-1889) and Lorne (1888-1953). Peoples Cemetery, Summerside, Prince County, Prince Edward Island, Canada.
Front inscription detail.
Left inscription detail.
Right inscription detail.
Back inscription detail.

Family

Joseph Read b. 31 October 1849, d. 6 April 1919
Children

Citations

  1. [S5813] Correspondence with George Read (Borden, Prince Edward Island). Personal Archives of David Arthur Walker (Edwards, Ontario, Canada).
  2. [S6270] 1911 Microfilm, Library & Archives Canada, 395 Wellington St., Ottawa, Ontario, Canada, Summerside, Prince County, Prince Edward Island, Library & Archives Canada Page 2, Family #12.
  3. [S6842] Unknown spouses' names, (27 September 1877), Prince Edward Island Marriage Registers, 1832-1888 (1871-1878), Page 423, Image 215, Joseph Read & Sarah Carruthers , unknown manuscript info. Hereinafter cited as Prince Edward Island Marriage Registers.
  4. [S6266] 1891 Microfilm, Library & Archives Canada, 395 Wellington St., Ottawa, Ontario, Canada, Summerside, Prince County, Prince Edward Island, Library & Archives Canada Roll T-6382, Page 22-23, Family #112.
  5. [S6269] 3 April 1901 Microfilm, Library & Archives Canada, 395 Wellington St., Ottawa, Ontario, Canada, Summerside, Prince County, Prince Edward Island, Library & Archives Canada Page 7, Family #67.
  6. [S6257] Cemetery Marker - Joseph Read, Joseph Read & Sarah Carruthers Cemetery Marker; David A. Walker, 18 August 2011.

Sophia Carruthers

F
FatherRobert W. Carruthers b. 1839, d. 1927
MotherHannah Grey Williams b. 1846, d. 1923
Last Edited8 Jan 2002
Sophia Carruthers was the daughter of Robert W. Carruthers and Hannah Grey Williams

Sophia Carruthers1

F, b. 1838, d. 7 August 1860
FatherWilliam Carruthers1 b. 1797, d. 7 Mar 1856
MotherJean Gillespie1 b. 1796, d. 5 Nov 1880
Last Edited28 Mar 2015
Birth*Sophia Carruthers was born in 1838.1 
She was the daughter of William Carruthers and Jean Gillespie.1 
Death*Sophia Carruthers died on 7 August 1860.1 
Burial*She was buried in Church of Scotland Cemetery, Cape Traverse, Prince County, Prince Edward Island, Canada, 46.23859,-63.63169.
Inscription: Father / In Memory of / William Carruthers / Died / Mar. 7, 1856, / Æt. 59. / A Native of / Dumfriesshire, / Scotland / Also their son / James / Died / May 15, 1867 / Æt. 35 | Mother / Jean Gillespie / Wife of / Wm. Carruthers / Died / Nov. 5, 1880. / Æt. 84. / A Native of Dumfries Shire / Scotland / Also their daughter / Sophia / Died / Aug. 7, 1860 / Æt. 22.1
Tombstone, William Carruthers (1797-1856), his wife Jean Gillespie (1796-1880), their son James (1832-1867), their daughter Sophia (1838-1860). Church of Scotland Cemetery, Cape Traverse, Prince County, Prince Edward Island, Canada.

Citations

  1. [S9935] Tombstone, Church of Scotland Cemetery, Cape Traverse, Prince County, Prince Edward Island, Canada, William Carruthers & Jean Gillespie tombstone inscription; read by David A. Walker, 15 September 2014.

Thomas Carruthers1

M, b. 1770, d. 7 December 1851
Last Edited28 Mar 2015
Birth*Thomas Carruthers was born in 1770 in Caerlaverock, Dumfriesshire, Scotland.1 
MarriageHe married Isabella Tait.2 
Death*Thomas Carruthers died on 7 December 1851.1 
Burial*He was buried in Church of Scotland Cemetery, Cape Traverse, Prince County, Prince Edward Island, 46.23849,-63.63162.
Inscription: Sacred / to / The Memory of / Isabella Tait / wife of / Thomas Carruthers, who / died 4th February 1844 / in the 77 year of her age / Also Thomas Carruthers / Who departed This Life on / the 7th of december 1851, in / the 81 year of his Age both / Natives of the parish of Carlaverock in dumfrieshire / Scotland.2
Tombstone, Thomas Carruthers (1767-1844), his wife Isabella Tait (1767-1844). Church of Scotland Cemetery, Cape Traverse, Prince County, Prince Edward Island, Canada.

Family

Isabella Tait b. 1767, d. 4 February 1844
Children

Citations

  1. [S362] Harold Cairns, Electronic Family File, Stanley Bridge, Prince Edward Island.
  2. [S9933] Tombstone, Church of Scotland Cemetery, Cape Traverse, Prince County, Prince Edward Island, Canada, Thomas Carruthers & Isabella Tait tombstone inscription; read by David A. Walker, 15 September 2014.

Thomas Carruthers1

M
FatherThomas Carruthers1 b. 1770, d. 7 Dec 1851
MotherIsabella Tait1 b. 1767, d. 4 Feb 1844
Last Edited11 Mar 2002
Thomas Carruthers was the son of Thomas Carruthers and Isabella Tait.1 

Citations

  1. [S362] Harold Cairns, Electronic Family File, Stanley Bridge, Prince Edward Island.

Thomas Carruthers1

M, b. 3 March 1838
FatherSamuel Carruthers1 b. 31 Jan 1802, d. 30 Nov 1875
MotherSophia Muttart1 b. 1812, d. 31 Mar 1880
Last Edited19 Dec 2011
Birth*Thomas Carruthers was born on 3 March 1838 in Prince Edward Island.2 
He was the son of Samuel Carruthers and Sophia Muttart.1 
(Witness) Census HeadHouseholdThomas Carruthers was enumerated on the census of 3 April 1901 in the household of Joseph Read in Lot 25, Summerside, Prince County, British Columbia, Canada; included in the household with Joseph (age 51) were his wife Sarah Carruthers (age 49), sons John (age 22) and George (age 21), Sarah's brother Thomas (age 63), and Warren Wood (age 20), a domestic/farm labourer. Joseph and John were Sea Captains, Thomas a farmer. The family religion was Presbyterian.2

Citations

  1. [S362] Harold Cairns, Electronic Family File, Stanley Bridge, Prince Edward Island.
  2. [S6269] 3 April 1901 Microfilm, Library & Archives Canada, 395 Wellington St., Ottawa, Ontario, Canada, Summerside, Prince County, Prince Edward Island, Library & Archives Canada Page 7, Family #67.

Thomas Dawson Carruthers1

M, b. 1 February 1875, d. 21 September 1956
Thomas Dawson Carruthers (1875-1956). Photo courtesy of Margaret (Cairns) MacDonald.
FatherRobert W. Carruthers b. 1839, d. 1927
MotherHannah Grey Williams b. 1846, d. 1923
ChartsDescendants of David Walker & Margaret Hetherington
Last Edited3 Apr 2015
Nickname Thomas Dawson Carruthers also is known commonly by the nickname of T.D. 
Occupation*He was employed at RT Holman Ltd., Brace, McKay Co., and the Summerside Ranching Company. In 1925 he joined the Canadian Siver Fox Breeders Association as an inspector . From 1938 to 1953, when he retired, he held position of secretary to the organization. He served several terms as Summerside town councillor. 
Name-ComHe is commonly known as Thomas.2 
Birth*He was born on 1 February 1875 in Carleton, Prince Edward Island, Canada
He was the son of Robert W. Carruthers and Hannah Grey Williams
Marriage*Thomas Dawson Carruthers married first Margaret Bell MacFadgen, daughter of Neil Hector MacFadyen and Eliza Lowther, on 12 October 1898. 
Marriage*Thomas Dawson Carruthers married second Etta Jean Walker, daughter of David Walker and Deborah Foster Lowther, on 5 June 1935 there were no children from this marriage.3,1 
Late Residence*His late residence was 168 Spring Street, Summerside, Prince County, Prince Edward Island, Canada.4 
Death*Thomas Dawson Carruthers died on 21 September 1956, at age 81, in Cape Traverse, Prince County, Prince Edward Island, Canada; Obituary: "Funeral services for the late Thomas Dawson Carruthers were held at his late residence, 168 Spring Street, Summerside, at 2 p.m. Sunday. Rev. J. Donald MacKay assisted by the Rev. Alex. MacKay were the officiating clergymen. Members of the Masonic Lodge were in attendance with the Masonic burial service being conducted by Arthur Dawson. Honorary pallbearers were Hugh Morrison, Peter G. Clark, Vernon Matthews, James Cairns, Dr. R. S. P. Carruthers, George Callbeck, William Schurman, Reginald Ellis, Arthur Dawson. F. Arnett. Active pallbearers were Cedric Campbell, Roy Walker, Bradford Cairns, Richard Sawler, Robert Williams, and Lorne Carruthers.

The deceased, a highly respected and prominent citizen of Summerside, died Friday at his home. He was born at Borden in 1875, son of the late Robert Carruthers and Hannah MacWilliams. He came to reside in Summerside 48 years ago and since that time had been closely associated with the business and civic life of the community. During that period he held responsible positions with such firms as R. T. Holman Ltd., Brace, McKay Co., and the Summerside Ranching Company. In 1925 he joined the Canadian National Silver Fox Breeders Association as an inspector and in 1938 was appointed secretary of the company, a position with he held until 1953 when he retired due to ill health caused by a heart condition.

He was at all times interested in and ready to take part in any project for the advancement of the town of Summerside and he served with honor, several terms as town councillor. He was a life member, Past Master of Hiram & Lebanon Lodge and a member of the Albert Edward Lodge of Perfection.

He was twice married. His first wife was Margaret McFadyen of Augustine Cove and of this union there were three children: Mrs. Ernest L. Walker (Minnie), Summerside; John who died in 1955; and Mrs. Reginald H. Muttart (Miriam), Kentville, N.S. His second wife who survives is the former Etta Walker of New Annan. Interment was in the Church of Scotland Cemetery, Cape Traverse".4 
Burial*He was buried in Free Church of Scotland Cemetery, Cape Traverse, Prince County, Prince Edward Island, Canada, 46.23877,-63.63134. Black granite tombstone.
Inscription: Thomas Dawson Carruthers / 1875 - 1956 / Margaret Bell MacFadgen / 1877 - 1930 / Etta Jean Walker / 1884 - 1971 / Blessed Are The Dead Who Die In The Lord / CARRUTHERS.
Right: John Carruthers / 1907-1955 / Nancy / Carruthers / Heath / 1945 - 2014 / Love You, / Missed You, / Mean It.
Back: CARRUTHERS.4,5
Tombstone for Thomas Dawson Carruthers (1875-1956), Margaret Bell MacFadgen (1877-1930) and Etta Jean Walker (1884-1971). Free Church of Scotland Cemetery, Cape Traverse, Prince County, Prince Edward Island.
Right inscription detail, John Carruthers (1907-1955), son of Thomas and Margaret, his daughter Nancy (1945-2014).

Family 1

Margaret Bell MacFadgen b. 3 February 1877, d. 24 February 1930
Children

Family 2

Etta Jean Walker b. 6 August 1883, d. 18 December 1971

Citations

  1. [S362] Harold Cairns, Electronic Family File, Stanley Bridge, Prince Edward Island.
  2. [S1234] Kathy Sheehan, Family records, Personal files. Date of Import: 24 Aug 2000.
  3. [S131] John Walker & Jane Weir, Walker Family Bible - John Walker & Jane Weir; Helen (Walker) Cairns, Summerside, Prince Edward Island.
  4. [S7863] Death: Funeral Services Held for Late T. D. Carruthers, Journal Pioneer, Summerside, 24 September 1956, page 3. Hereinafter cited as Journal Pioneer.
  5. [S3733] Cemetery Marker - Thomas Dawson Carruthers, Thomas Dawson Carruthers Marker Inscription; David A. Walker, 19 August 2009.