Mary Ripley

F
Last Edited16 Apr 2001
Marriage*Mary Ripley married James Read

Family

James Read
Children

Milner Ripley

M
FatherJoseph Ripley
MotherCharlotte Johnson
Last Edited16 Apr 2001
Milner Ripley was the son of Joseph Ripley and Charlotte Johnson

Family

Jane McLellan
Child

Robert Ripley

M, b. circa 1734, d. 1797
Last Edited16 Apr 2001
Birth*Robert Ripley was born circa 1734. 
Death*He died in 1797. 

Family

Isabella ? b. circa 1742, d. 1830
Child

Robert Ripley

M
Last Edited16 Apr 2001

Family

Isabella ?
Child

Sarah Ripley

F, b. circa 1862
FatherJohn Ripley b. 7 Sep 1833, d. 8 Sep 1923
MotherMary Esther Herrett
Last Edited16 Apr 2001
Birth*Sarah Ripley was born circa 1862. 
She was the daughter of John Ripley and Mary Esther Herrett

Thomas Ripley

M, b. 1806, d. 1886
FatherWilliam Ripley b. c 1774, d. 1845
MotherHannah Coates b. 1775, d. 1817
Last Edited16 Apr 2001
Birth*Thomas Ripley was born in 1806. 
He was the son of William Ripley and Hannah Coates
Death*Thomas Ripley died in 1886. 

Family

Jane Bulmer b. circa 1807, d. 1889
Child

Wesley Ripley

M
FatherMilner Ripley
MotherJane McLellan
Last Edited16 Apr 2001
Wesley Ripley was the son of Milner Ripley and Jane McLellan

Family

Hilda Lloy

Willard Ripley

M
Last Edited16 Apr 2001

Family

Annie Colter

William Ripley

M, b. 1835, d. 1920
FatherJohn Ripley b. 1795, d. 1872
Last Edited16 Apr 2001
Birth*William Ripley was born in 1835. 
He was the son of John Ripley
Death*William Ripley died in 1920. 

Family

Olive Knowlton b. 1832, d. 1911
Children

William Ripley

M, b. 1832, d. 1893
FatherThomas Ripley b. 1806, d. 1886
MotherJane Bulmer b. c 1807, d. 1889
Last Edited16 Apr 2001
Birth*William Ripley was born in 1832. 
He was the son of Thomas Ripley and Jane Bulmer
Death*William Ripley died in 1893. 

Family

Abbie Pipes
Child

William Ripley

M, b. circa 1774, d. 1845
FatherRobert Ripley
MotherIsabella ?
Last Edited16 Apr 2001
Birth*William Ripley was born circa 1774. 
He was the son of Robert Ripley and Isabella ? 
Death*William Ripley died in 1845. 

Family

Hannah Coates b. 1775, d. 1817
Child

Daisy Irene Rippy1

F, b. circa 1908, d. circa 1935
ChartsDescendants of John Cory & Agnis Wauker
Last Edited28 Mar 2003
Birth*Daisy Irene Rippy was born circa 1908.1 
Marriage*She married Keith Lawson Leland, son of John E Leland and Iva Dell Corey, circa 1927.1 
Death*Daisy Irene Rippy died circa 1935.1 

Family

Keith Lawson Leland b. 7 March 1900, d. 2 December 1981

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.

Glen Risk1

M, d. 1986
Last Edited24 Jan 2002
Death*Glen Risk died in 1986.1 

Citations

  1. [S1042] Annie I. Yule & Ethel Box, Grit and Growth, the Story of Grenfell (Grenfell, Saskatchewan: Grenfell Historical Committee, 1970 & 1980). Hereinafter cited as Grit and Growth, the Story of Grenfell.

David Risley1

M
Last Edited18 Jan 2007
Marriage*David Risley married Hannah Severance, daughter of Ebenezer Severance and Hannah, on 25 October 1764.1 

Family

Hannah Severance b. 19 January 1741

Citations

  1. [S2530] Rev. John F. Severance, The Severans Genealogical History (Chicago: R.R. Donnelley & Sons Co., 1893), Page 5. Hereinafter cited as The Severans Genealogical History.

Nancy Ritchey

F, b. January 1832, d. circa 1900
Last Edited18 Mar 2007
Birth*Nancy Ritchey was born in January 1832 in Springfield, Sangamon County, Illinois, U.S.A.
Marriage*She married James Claiborne Marchbanks, son of Josiah Marchbanks and Margaret Sophonia Cannon, on 6 October 1853 in Hopkins County, Texas, U.S.A.
Death*Nancy Ritchey died circa 1900 in Fort Worth, Denton County, Texas, U.S.A.

Family

James Claiborne Marchbanks b. 19 January 1815, d. circa 1874
Children

Ellsworth Rivers

M
Last Edited16 Apr 2001

Hattie Rivers1

F, b. 25 June 1877, d. 1962
FatherMoses Rivers1
MotherCaroline Gallagher1
Last Edited1 May 2011
Note*Hattie Rivers was baptized on 4 July 1920.1 
Birth*Hattie Rivers was born on 25 June 1877.1 
She was the daughter of Moses Rivers and Caroline Gallagher.1 
Marriage*Hattie Rivers married William Frederick Hitchcock, son of Frederick Hitchcock and Rebecca Jane Murphy.1 
Death*Hattie Rivers died in 1962.1 

Family

William Frederick Hitchcock b. 10 December 1868, d. 1930
Children

Citations

  1. [S2068] Marlene Hitchcock, , Marlene Hitchcock (Aylmer, Québec), downloaded 7 July 2003.

Moses Rivers1

M
Last Edited7 Jul 2003
Marriage*Moses Rivers married Caroline Gallagher.1 

Family

Caroline Gallagher
Child

Citations

  1. [S2068] Marlene Hitchcock, , Marlene Hitchcock (Aylmer, Québec), downloaded 7 July 2003.

Ann Rix1

F, b. 1820, d. 1895
Last Edited8 May 2012
Birth*Ann Rix was born in 1820.1 
Marriage*She married John Campbell.1 
Death*Ann Rix died in 1895.1 

Family

John Campbell b. 1818, d. 1883
Child

Citations

  1. [S7058] Donald E. Jardine, compiler, Jardines of Atlantic Canada (printed by Bounty Print. Ltd., Halifax, Nova Scotia: Jardine Clan Society, Atlantic Provinces Branch, 1997), page 83. Hereinafter cited as Jardines of Atlantic Canada.

Benjamin Rix

M
Last Edited21 Feb 2014
Marriage*Benjamin Rix married Mary Murray

Family

Mary Murray
Children

Citations

  1. [S7203] On-line Baptism Index, Public Archives & Records Office, Prince Edward Island, United Church, North Bedeque, Prince County, Prince Edward Island, Record Book #1, Page 1, (1826, Martha Rix). Hereinafter cited as Baptism Index, PARO.
  2. [S2405] Marriages, Death & Funerals Baptisms, Book 1, Page 7, North Bedeque United Church Records, North Bedeque, Prince Edward Island, North Bedeque United Church Records, North Bedeque, Prince County, Prince Edward Island, Canada.

Christiana Rix1

F, b. 25 March 1838
FatherBenjamin Rix1
MotherMary Murray1
Last Edited29 Jan 2013
Baptism*Christiana Rix was baptized on 25 March 1838 in North Bedeque (Presbyterian) Church, Prince County, Prince Edward Island; the officiating clergyman was Rev. Robert S. Patterson.1 
She was the daughter of Benjamin Rix and Mary Murray.1 

Citations

  1. [S2405] Marriages, Death & Funerals Baptisms, Book 1, Page 7, North Bedeque United Church Records, North Bedeque, Prince Edward Island, North Bedeque United Church Records, North Bedeque, Prince County, Prince Edward Island, Canada.

Daisy Rix1

F, b. 1 July 1917, d. 13 April 1998
FatherJohn William Rix1 b. 5 Nov 1869, d. 8 Nov 1918
MotherAnnie Laura Wallace1 b. 12 Feb 1891, d. 13 Sep 1944
Relationship3rd cousin 2 times removed of David Arthur Walker
ChartsDescendants of William Wallace
Last Edited26 Apr 2014
Birth*Daisy Rix was born on 1 July 1917 in the Wells Road, Elmsdale, Prince County, Prince Edward Island, Canada; Daisy was only one and a half years old when her father died. Her mother sent a number of her children to relatives to be raised. Daisy went to James William and Hattie (Ellis) Dunbar, who had no children. James and Hattie were double first cousins of Daisy's father.1 
She was the daughter of John William Rix and Annie Laura Wallace.1 
Marriage*Daisy Rix married Waldron Hardy Barbour of Alma, son of Harry Barbour and Rachel Hardy, on 30 March 1938; there were six children from this marriage.1 
Death*Daisy Rix died on 13 April 1998 at age 80.2 
Burial*She was buried in Presbyterian/United Cemetery, Montrose, Prince County, Prince Edward Island, Canada

Family

Waldron Hardy Barbour of Alma b. 14 July 1916, d. 28 October 2001

Citations

  1. [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 1369. Hereinafter cited as Goin' to the Corner.
  2. [S9230] Norma McLellan et al., compiler, Goin' to the Corner, Volume 2, Parts I & II (Alberton, Prince Edward Island: Elmsdale and Area Historical Society, 2010), pages 1369. Hereinafter cited as Goin' to the Corner.

Edith Mae Rix1

F, b. 2 March 1914, d. 29 August 2002
FatherJohn William Rix1 b. 5 Nov 1869, d. 8 Nov 1918
MotherAnnie Laura Wallace1 b. 12 Feb 1891, d. 13 Sep 1944
Relationship3rd cousin 2 times removed of David Arthur Walker
ChartsDescendants of William Wallace
Last Edited25 Apr 2014
Birth*Edith Mae Rix was born on 2 March 1914 in Wells Road, Elmsdale, Prince County, Prince Edward Island, Canada.1 
She was the daughter of John William Rix and Annie Laura Wallace.1 
Marriage*Edith Mae Rix married James Allan Currie, son of Emerson Waldo Currie and Euphemia MacDonald, on 28 June 1938; there are three children from this marriage.2 
Death*Edith Mae Rix died on 29 August 2002 in O'Leary, Prince County, Prince Edward Island, Canada, at age 88.1 
Burial*She was buried in Church of the Nazarene Cemetery, Elmsdale, Prince County, Prince Edward Island, Canada. Section C, Row 6, Stone 374 (only one in row).1 

Family

James Allan Currie b. 14 May 1911, d. 26 February 1997

Citations

  1. [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), pages 458-459, 1369. Hereinafter cited as Goin' to the Corner.
  2. [S9230] Norma McLellan et al., compiler, Goin' to the Corner, Volume 2, Parts I & II (Alberton, Prince Edward Island: Elmsdale and Area Historical Society, 2010), pages 458-459. Hereinafter cited as Goin' to the Corner.

George Campbell Rix1

M, b. 8 September 1918, d. 9 April 1942
Keith Lockhart Hardy (AKA George Campbell/Cameron Rix), 1918-1942. Photo courtesy of Sheila Ramsay, published in Goin' to the Corner, Vol. I, page 550.
FatherJohn William Rix1 b. 5 Nov 1869, d. 8 Nov 1918
MotherAnnie Laura Wallace1 b. 12 Feb 1891, d. 13 Sep 1944
Relationship3rd cousin 2 times removed of David Arthur Walker
ChartsDescendants of William Wallace
Last Edited27 Apr 2014
Name Variation George Campbell Rix is also known as Keith Lockhart Hardy; his name was changed after being adopted by his father's first cousin.2 
Name Variation George Campbell Rix is also known as George Cameron Rix.2 
Birth*He was born on 8 September 1918 in the Wells Road, Elmsdale, Prince County, Prince Edward Island, Canada.1 
He was the son of John William Rix and Annie Laura Wallace.1 
Biographical Note* George was only two months old when his father died. His mother allowed some of her seven children to be takin in by several relatives. George was taken to the home of Fred & Helen (MacNeill) Hardy. Helen was a first cousin of George's father. Fred and Helen changed George's name to Keith Lockhart Hardy.2 
Milit-Beg*George Campbell Rix began military service Keith was a Flight Sergeant with the Royal Canadian Air Force during World War II, stationed out of Malta.3 
Death*He died on 9 April 1942 at age 23; Keith was killed in action as a gunner while serving with the Royal Canadian Air Force in Malta.3 
Burial*He was buried in Capuccini Naval Cemetery, Malta.3 

Citations

  1. [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 1371. Hereinafter cited as Goin' to the Corner.
  2. [S9230] Norma McLellan et al., compiler, Goin' to the Corner, Volume 2, Parts I & II (Alberton, Prince Edward Island: Elmsdale and Area Historical Society, 2010), pages 661 & 1371. Hereinafter cited as Goin' to the Corner.
  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), page 661. Hereinafter cited as Goin' to the Corner.

Henry Rix1

M, b. 17 May 1901, d. 5 February 1902
FatherJoseph Samuel Rix1 b. 24 Aug 1867, d. 18 Apr 1931
MotherLillie Ann Henderson1 b. 22 Jun 1864, d. 17 Sep 1920
Last Edited26 Apr 2014
Birth*Henry Rix was born on 17 May 1901.1 
He was the son of Joseph Samuel Rix and Lillie Ann Henderson.1 
Death*Henry Rix died on 5 February 1902.1 
Burial*He was buried in United Church Cemetery, Elmsdale, Prince County, Prince Edward Island, Canada.1 

Citations

  1. [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 1372. Hereinafter cited as Goin' to the Corner.

James Stephen Rix1

M, b. 1874, d. 1890
FatherSamuel Birch Rix1 b. c 1829, d. 6 Mar 1902
MotherMargaret Jane Dunbar1 b. c 1835, d. 11 Oct 1903
Last Edited27 Sep 2014
Birth*James Stephen Rix was born in 1874.1 
He was the son of Samuel Birch Rix and Margaret Jane Dunbar.1 
Death*James Stephen Rix died in 1890.1 
Burial*He was buried in Old Dock Presbyterian Church Cemetery, Alberton, Prince County, Prince Edward Island, Canada, 46.80959,-64.08275.
Inscription: In / memory of / Samuel B. Rix / Died / Mar. 6, 1902 / Æt. 73. / script / RIX
Right: His wife / Margaret J. / Dunbar / Died / Oct. 11, 1903 / Æt. 68
Back: Their son / James / Stephen / 1874 - 1890.1
Tombstone, Samuel B. Rix (1829-1902), his wife Margaret J. Dunbar (1835-1903), their son James Stephen (1874-1890). Old Dock Presbyterian Church Cemetery, Alberton, Prince County, Prince Edward Island, Canada.
Front inscription detail.
Right inscription detail.
Back inscription detail.

Citations

  1. [S9404] Old Dock Presbyterian Church Cemetery, Alberton, Prince County, Prince Edward Island, Canada, Samuel Rix & Margaret Dunbar tombstone inscription; read by David A. Walker, 11 August 2014.

Jane Townsend Rix

F
FatherBenjamin Rix
MotherMary Murray
Last Edited21 Feb 2014
Jane Townsend Rix was the daughter of Benjamin Rix and Mary Murray
Marriage*Jane Townsend Rix married William Reeves

Family

William Reeves
Child

John Fraser Rix1

M, b. 18 April 1912, d. 31 December 1958
FatherJohn William Rix1 b. 5 Nov 1869, d. 8 Nov 1918
MotherAnnie Laura Wallace1 b. 12 Feb 1891, d. 13 Sep 1944
Relationship3rd cousin 2 times removed of David Arthur Walker
ChartsDescendants of William Wallace
Last Edited24 Apr 2014
Birth*John Fraser Rix was born on 18 April 1912 in Wells Road, Elmsdale, Prince County, Prince Edward Island, Canada.1 
He was the son of John William Rix and Annie Laura Wallace.1 
Marriage*John Fraser Rix married Goldie May Wall, daughter of George Everett Wall and Ella Mae Morrison, in Elmsdale, Prince County, Prince Edward Island, Canada.1 
Death*John Fraser Rix died on 31 December 1958 in Wells Road, Elmsdale, Prince County, Prince Edward Island, Canada, at age 46; cause of death was a heart attack while he was cutting firewood with his three sons.1 
Burial*He was buried in United Church Cemetery, Elmsdale, Prince County, Prince Edward Island, Canada. Row 13, Stone 320.1 

Family

Goldie May Wall b. 19 January 1918, d. 20 January 1984

Citations

  1. [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 1366. Hereinafter cited as Goin' to the Corner.

John William Rix1,2

M, b. 5 November 1869, d. 8 November 1918
FatherSamuel Birch Rix3 b. c 1829, d. 6 Mar 1902
MotherMargaret Jane Dunbar3 b. c 1835, d. 11 Oct 1903
ChartsDescendants of William Wallace
Last Edited26 Apr 2014
Name-ComJohn William Rix is commonly known as Jack Rix.1 
Birth*He was born on 5 November 1869 in Elmsdale, Prince County, Prince Edward Island, Canada.3 
He was the son of Samuel Birch Rix and Margaret Jane Dunbar.3 
Alt-BirthAn alternate birth date is in 1871 in Elmsdale, Prince County, Prince Edward Island, Canada.2 
Marriage*John William Rix married Annie Laura Wallace, daughter of Bruce Edmund Wallace and Mary Adams, on 12 July 1909 in Summerside, Prince County, Prince Edward Island, Canada; they had seven children.2,3 
Death*John William Rix died on 8 November 1918 at age 49.3 
Alt-DeathAn alternate death date is on 11 November 1918.2 
Burial*He was buried in United Church Cemetery, Elmsdale, Prince County, Prince Edward Island, Canada, 46.82194,-64.13645.
RIX / John Rix / 1871 - 1918 / His Wife / Annie L. Wallace / 1891 - 1944 / Their Son / Waldron M. / 1915 - 1973 / Ever Remembered - Ever Loved.2,4
Tombstone, John Rix (1871-1918), his wife Annie Laura Wallace (1891-1944), their son Waldron (1915-1973). United Church Cemetery, Elmsdale, Prince County, Prince Edward Island, Canada.

Family

Annie Laura Wallace b. 12 February 1891, d. 13 September 1944
Children

Citations

  1. [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 1507. Hereinafter cited as Goin' to the Corner.
  2. [S1345] Roy Ashley Wallace, compiler, Preserving the Wallace Family 1758-1988 (Prince Edward Island, Canada: Privately published, after 1988), p. 100. Hereinafter cited as Preserving the Wallace Family 1758-1988.
  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), page 1368. Hereinafter cited as Goin' to the Corner.
  4. [S6097] Cemetery Marker - John Rix & Annie Wallace, John Rix & Annie Wallace Tombstone inscription; read by David A. Walker, 30 June 2011.
  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), page 1369. Hereinafter cited as Goin' to the Corner.
  6. [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 1366. Hereinafter cited as Goin' to the Corner.
  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), pages 458-459, 1369. Hereinafter cited as Goin' to the Corner.
  8. [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 1371. Hereinafter cited as Goin' to the Corner.

Joseph Samuel Rix1

M, b. 24 August 1867, d. 18 April 1931
FatherSamuel Birch Rix1 b. c 1829, d. 6 Mar 1902
MotherMargaret Jane Dunbar1 b. c 1835, d. 11 Oct 1903
Last Edited26 Apr 2014
Name-ComJoseph Samuel Rix is commonly known as Joseph Rix.1 
Birth*He was born on 24 August 1867 in Freetown, Prince County, Prince Edward Island, Canada.1 
He was the son of Samuel Birch Rix and Margaret Jane Dunbar.1 
Marriage*Joseph Samuel Rix married first Lillie Ann Henderson, daughter of Thomas Raymond Henderson and Mary Elizabeth Brander, on 23 November 1898 they adopted Joseph's niece, Lilla Rix when at the age of two years her mother died. Two years after that Lilla was stung by bees and succumbed to the venom. Lilla was then taken in by Fred & Helen (MacNeill) Hardy, who had been already taking care of raising Lilla's younger brother George.2 
Marriage*Joseph Samuel Rix married second Lydia Adelaide Rix, daughter of William Rix and Alice Wagner, on 12 July 1921 in Miminegash, Prince County, Prince Edward Island, Canada.3 
Death*Joseph Samuel Rix died on 18 April 1931 in Elmsdale, Prince County, Prince Edward Island, Canada, at age 63.1 

Family 1

Lillie Ann Henderson b. 22 June 1864, d. 17 September 1920
Child

Family 2

Lydia Adelaide Rix b. 3 April 1893, d. 9 February 1972

Citations

  1. [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 1371. Hereinafter cited as Goin' to the Corner.
  2. [S9230] Norma McLellan et al., compiler, Goin' to the Corner, Volume 2, Parts I & II (Alberton, Prince Edward Island: Elmsdale and Area Historical Society, 2010), pages 1371-1372. Hereinafter cited as Goin' to the Corner.
  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), page 1372. Hereinafter cited as Goin' to the Corner.

Leslie Ernest Rix1

M, b. 18 July 1910, d. 11 May 1963
FatherJohn William Rix1 b. 5 Nov 1869, d. 8 Nov 1918
MotherAnnie Laura Wallace1 b. 12 Feb 1891, d. 13 Sep 1944
Relationship3rd cousin 2 times removed of David Arthur Walker
ChartsDescendants of William Wallace
Last Edited24 Apr 2014
Birth*Leslie Ernest Rix was born on 18 July 1910 in Wells Road, Elmsdale, Prince County, Prince Edward Island, Canada; he was single and lived in Ontario for several years.1 
He was the son of John William Rix and Annie Laura Wallace.1 
Death*Leslie Ernest Rix died on 11 May 1963 at age 52.1 
Burial*He was buried in Riverdale Cemetery, Weston, Ontario, Canada.1 

Citations

  1. [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 1369. Hereinafter cited as Goin' to the Corner.

Lulu Margaret Rix1

F, b. 13 April 1916
FatherJohn William Rix1 b. 5 Nov 1869, d. 8 Nov 1918
MotherAnnie Laura Wallace1 b. 12 Feb 1891, d. 13 Sep 1944
Relationship3rd cousin 2 times removed of David Arthur Walker
ChartsDescendants of William Wallace
Last Edited26 Apr 2014
Birth*Lulu Margaret Rix was born on 13 April 1916.1 
She was the daughter of John William Rix and Annie Laura Wallace.1 
Biographical Note* Lulu was only two years old when her father died. She was taken in by her uncle Joseph and Lilla (Henderson) Rix. Two years after that Lilla was stung by bees and succumbed to the venom. Lilla was then taken in by Fred & Helen (MacNeill) Hardy, who had already been taking care of raising Lilla's younger brother George.1 

Citations

  1. [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 1369. Hereinafter cited as Goin' to the Corner.

Lydia Adelaide Rix1

F, b. 3 April 1893, d. 9 February 1972
FatherWilliam Rix1
MotherAlice Wagner1
Last Edited26 Apr 2014
Birth*Lydia Adelaide Rix was born on 3 April 1893 in Roseville, Prince County, Prince Edward Island, Canada.1 
She was the daughter of William Rix and Alice Wagner.1 
Marriage*Lydia Adelaide Rix married first William Frederick McArthur.1 
Marriage*Lydia Adelaide Rix married second Joseph Samuel Rix, son of Samuel Birch Rix and Margaret Jane Dunbar, on 12 July 1921 in Miminegash, Prince County, Prince Edward Island, Canada.1 
Death*Lydia Adelaide Rix died on 9 February 1972 in Milles-Isles, Québec, at age 78.1 
Burial*She was buried in Anglican Cemetery, Milles-Isles, Québec, Canada.1 

Family 1

William Frederick McArthur

Family 2

Joseph Samuel Rix b. 24 August 1867, d. 18 April 1931

Citations

  1. [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 1372. Hereinafter cited as Goin' to the Corner.

Martha Rix

F, b. 1826, d. 7 March 1909
FatherBenjamin Rix1
MotherMary Murray
Last Edited29 Jan 2013
Birth*Martha Rix was born in 1826.2 
She was the daughter of Benjamin Rix and Mary Murray.1 
BaptismMartha Rix was baptized in 1826 in North Bedeque (Presbyterian) Church, Prince County, Prince Edward Island, 46.36523,-63.72419; the officiating clergyman was Rev. Robert S. Patterson.1 
Marriage*She married Benjamin Cole, son of James Cole and Barbara Howatt.2 
(Witness) Census HeadHouseholdMartha Rix was enumerated on the census of 1881 in the household of Benjamin Cole in Lot 26, Prince County, Prince Edward Island, Canada; included in the household with Benjamin (age 55) were his wife Martha Rix (age 55), children Adalaide (age 24), Isabella (age 21), George Gordon (age 19) and Bertram (age 16). There were also two lodgers, Edward Owen (age 42) and his wife Mary (age 33). Benjamin was a farmer, George and Bertram were farmer's sons. The family religion was Presbyterian.3
Death*Martha Rix died on 7 March 1909.2 
Burial*She was buried in North Bedeque Cemetery, North Bedeque, Prince County, Prince Edward Island, Canada, 46.36212,-63.72569. Row 12, Stone 235.
In memory of / Benjamin Cole / Died / June 14, 1899 / AEt. 78 / His wife / Martha Rix / Died / Mar. 7, 1909 / AEt. 83 / COLE
Left: In Memory of / Charles B. / Died / Nov. 11, 1875 / AEt. 21 / George / Died / Dec. 13, 1889 / AEt. 27. / Children of / Benjamin & Martha / Cole
Right: Bertram P. / Died / Feb. 17, 1906, / AEt. 41. / Isabelle H. Cole / Died / Apr. 17, 1930, / AEt. 69.
Back: In Memory of / James A. / Died / Sep. 30, 1870, / AEt. 18 / Margaret / Died / Feb. 2, 1874 / AEt. 24.2
Tombstone, Benjamin Cole (1821-1899), his wife Martha Rix (1826-1909), their children Charles (1854-1875), George (1862-1889), Bertram (1865-1906), Isabelle (1861-1930), James (1852-1870) and Margaret (1850-1874). North Bedeque Cemetery, Prince County, Prince Edward Island, Canada.
Front inscription detail.
Left inscription detail.
Right inscription detail.
Back inscription detail.

Family

Benjamin Cole b. 1821, d. 14 June 1899
Children

Citations

  1. [S7203] On-line Baptism Index, Public Archives & Records Office, Prince Edward Island, United Church, North Bedeque, Prince County, Prince Edward Island, Record Book #1, Page 1, (1826, Martha Rix). Hereinafter cited as Baptism Index, PARO.
  2. [S7193] Cemetery marker, Benjamin Cole (1821-1889) inscription; read by David A. Walker, 19 July 2012.
  3. [S7204] 1881 digital image from microfilm, Library & Archives Canada, 395 Wellington St., Ottawa, Ontario, Canada, Library & Archives Canada Roll C_13162, Page 7, Family No. 24, Benjamin Cole.
  4. [S7201] On-line Baptism Index, Public Archives & Records Office, Prince Edward Island, United Church, North Bedeque, Prince County, Prince Edward Island, Record Book #1, Page 14, (17 July 1850, Margaret Cole). Hereinafter cited as Baptism Index, PARO.
  5. [S7202] On-line Baptism Index, Public Archives & Records Office, Prince Edward Island, United Church, North Bedeque, Prince County, Prince Edward Island, Record Book #1, Page 14, (17 July 1850, Mary Cole). Hereinafter cited as Baptism Index, PARO.
  6. [S7195] On-line Baptism Index, Public Archives & Records Office, Prince Edward Island, United Church, North Bedeque, Prince County, Prince Edward Island, Record Book #1, Page 15, (27 April 1851, Barbara Cole). Hereinafter cited as Baptism Index, PARO.
  7. [S7200] On-line Baptism Index, Public Archives & Records Office, Prince Edward Island, United Church, North Bedeque, Prince County, Prince Edward Island, Record Book #1, Page 16, (27 February 1853, James Archibald Cole). Hereinafter cited as Baptism Index, PARO.
  8. [S7197] On-line Baptism Index, Public Archives & Records Office, Prince Edward Island, United Church, North Bedeque, Prince County, Prince Edward Island, Record Book #1, Page 17, (28 May 1854, Charles Benjamin Cole). Hereinafter cited as Baptism Index, PARO.
  9. [S7194] On-line Baptism Index, Public Archives & Records Office, Prince Edward Island, United Church, North Bedeque, Prince County, Prince Edward Island, Record Book #1, Page 20, (23 August 1857, Adalaide Cole). Hereinafter cited as Baptism Index, PARO.
  10. [S7199] On-line Baptism Index, Public Archives & Records Office, Prince Edward Island, United Church, North Bedeque, Prince County, Prince Edward Island, Record Book #1, Page 24, (28 April 1861, Isabella Cole). Hereinafter cited as Baptism Index, PARO.
  11. [S7198] On-line Baptism Index, Public Archives & Records Office, Prince Edward Island, United Church, North Bedeque, Prince County, Prince Edward Island, Record Book #1, Page 25, (13 July 1862, George Gordon Cole). Hereinafter cited as Baptism Index, PARO.
  12. [S7196] On-line Baptism Index, Public Archives & Records Office, Prince Edward Island, United Church, North Bedeque, Prince County, Prince Edward Island, Record Book #1, Page 27, (12 March 1865, Bertram Patterson Cole). Hereinafter cited as Baptism Index, PARO.

Mary Rix1

F, b. 1827, d. 1899
Last Edited27 Feb 2011
Birth*Mary Rix was born in 1827.1 
Marriage*She married Jesse Van Buskirk, son of James Van Buskirk and Mary (Polly) Strang.1 
Death*Mary Rix died in 1899.1 

Family

Jesse Van Buskirk b. 15 April 1821, d. 13 July 1892

Citations

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

Samuel Birch Rix

M, b. circa 1829, d. 6 March 1902
Last Edited27 Sep 2014
Birth*Samuel Birch Rix was born circa 1829.1 
Marriage*He married Margaret Jane Dunbar.2 
Death*Samuel Birch Rix died on 6 March 1902.1 
Burial*He was buried in Old Dock Presbyterian Church Cemetery, Alberton, Prince County, Prince Edward Island, Canada, 46.80959,-64.08275.
Inscription: In / memory of / Samuel B. Rix / Died / Mar. 6, 1902 / Æt. 73. / script / RIX
Right: His wife / Margaret J. / Dunbar / Died / Oct. 11, 1903 / Æt. 68
Back: Their son / James / Stephen / 1874 - 1890.3,4
Tombstone, Samuel B. Rix (1829-1902), his wife Margaret J. Dunbar (1835-1903), their son James Stephen (1874-1890). Old Dock Presbyterian Church Cemetery, Alberton, Prince County, Prince Edward Island, Canada.
Front inscription detail.
Right inscription detail.
Back inscription detail.

Family

Margaret Jane Dunbar b. circa 1835, d. 11 October 1903
Children

Citations

  1. [S9241] Cemetery Transcript, "Old Dock" Presbyterian Church Cemetery, Samuel Birch Rix & Margaret Jane Dunbar PEIGS publication Lot 4 - 3, David Arthur Walker, Edwards, Ontario, Canada.
  2. [S9230] Norma McLellan et al., compiler, Goin' to the Corner, Volume 2, Parts I & II (Alberton, Prince Edward Island: Elmsdale and Area Historical Society, 2010), page 1368. Hereinafter cited as Goin' to the Corner.
  3. [S9404] Old Dock Presbyterian Church Cemetery, Alberton, Prince County, Prince Edward Island, Canada, Samuel Rix & Margaret Dunbar tombstone inscription; read by David A. Walker, 11 August 2014.
  4. [S9241] Cemetery Transcript, "Old Dock" Presbyterian Church Cemetery, Samuel Birch Rix & Margaret Jane Dunbar PEIGS publication Lot 4 - 3, David Arthur Walker, Edwards, Ontario, Canada, Stone #9.
  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), page 1371. Hereinafter cited as Goin' to the Corner.

Waldron MacQuarrie Rix1,2

M, b. 15 February 1915, d. 26 December 1973
Waldron MacQuarrie Rix (1915-1973). From the Sheila Ramsay Collection, published in Goin' to the Corner Vol. 1, page 557.
FatherJohn William Rix3 b. 5 Nov 1869, d. 8 Nov 1918
MotherAnnie Laura Wallace3 b. 12 Feb 1891, d. 13 Sep 1944
Relationship3rd cousin 2 times removed of David Arthur Walker
ChartsDescendants of William Wallace
Last Edited24 Apr 2014
Name-ComWaldron MacQuarrie Rix is commonly known as Waldron Rix.3 
Birth*He was born on 15 February 1915 in Wells Road, Elmsdale, Prince County, Prince Edward Island, Canada.2,3 
He was the son of John William Rix and Annie Laura Wallace.3 
Biographical Note* "Mr. Waldron Rix is employed by Canada Packers in Kensington and Charlottetown." in 1941.4 
Milit-Beg*Waldron MacQuarrie Rix began military service in 1942 "Mr. Waldron Rix has been called for military service and is at Charlottetown."5 
Biographical Note "Pte. Waldron Rix of Beach Grove Training Centre spent a few days home." in 1943.6 
Milit-End*He ended military service on 19 June 1946.7 
Biographical Note The Summerside Journal, published 2 October 1947, reported that a new store was being built in Elmsdale by Waldron Rix, on a lot beside the house of his brother Fraser Rix. The Summerside Journal, published 14 June 1948, reported that Waldron sold his store to John Adams, and had left for employment in Charlottetown. in 1947 in Elmsdale, Prince County, Prince Edward Island, Canada.8
The store of Waldron Rix in Elmsdale, after it was sold to Jack Adams. From the Ruby Fraser Collection, published in Goin' to the Corner Vol. 1.
Death*He died on 26 December 1973 at age 58.3,2 
Burial*He was buried in United Church Cemetery, Elmsdale, Prince County, Prince Edward Island, Canada, 46.82194,-64.13645.
RIX / John Rix / 1871 - 1918 / His Wife / Annie L. Wallace / 1891 - 1944 / Their Son / Waldron M. / 1915 - 1973 / Ever Remembered - Ever Loved.3
Tombstone, John Rix (1871-1918), his wife Annie Laura Wallace (1891-1944), their son Waldron (1915-1973). United Church Cemetery, Elmsdale, Prince County, Prince Edward Island, Canada.

Citations

  1. He was named after the local minister at that time, Rev. Waldron MacQuarrie.
  2. [S9230] Norma McLellan et al., compiler, Goin' to the Corner, Volume 2, Parts I & II (Alberton, Prince Edward Island: Elmsdale and Area Historical Society, 2010), page 1369. Hereinafter cited as Goin' to the Corner.
  3. [S6097] Cemetery Marker - John Rix & Annie Wallace, John Rix & Annie Wallace Tombstone inscription; read by David A. Walker, 30 June 2011.
  4. [S9242] Elmsdale Notes, Summerside Journal, Summerside, Prince Edward Island, 18 October 1941. Hereinafter cited as Journal.
  5. [S9243] Elmsdale Notes, Summerside Journal, Summerside, Prince Edward Island, 21 December 1942. Hereinafter cited as Journal.
  6. [S9244] Elmsdale Notes, Summerside Journal, Summerside, Prince Edward Island, 23 February 1943. Hereinafter cited as Journal.
  7. [S9245] Margaret Adams et al., compiler, Goin' to the Corner, Volume 1, The Community (Alberton, Prince Edward Island: Elmsdale and Area Historical Society, 2006), page 557. Hereinafter cited as Goin' to the Corner Vol. 1.
  8. [S9245] Margaret Adams et al., compiler, Goin' to the Corner, Volume 1, The Community (Alberton, Prince Edward Island: Elmsdale and Area Historical Society, 2006), page 366. Hereinafter cited as Goin' to the Corner Vol. 1.

William Rix1

M
Last Edited26 Apr 2014
Marriage*William Rix married Alice Wagner.1 

Family

Alice Wagner
Child

Citations

  1. [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 1372. Hereinafter cited as Goin' to the Corner.

Ambrose Roach1

M, b. 8 January 1921, d. 1 June 1996
Last Edited26 Mar 2011
Birth*Ambrose Roach was born on 8 January 1921 in Limestone Settlement, Grand Falls, New Brunswick.1 
Marriage*He married Annie McCarthy, daughter of Alex McCarthy and Susan Sullivan, on 7 September 1978 in St.Mary's of the Angels, Perth-Andover, New Brunswick.1 
Death*Ambrose Roach died on 1 June 1996 in Grand Falls, New Brunswick, at age 75.1 
Burial*He was buried in St. Patrick's Cemetery, Limestone Siding, New Brunswick, Canada.1 

Family

Annie McCarthy b. 13 August 1911, d. 7 October 1989

Citations

  1. [S2068] Marlene Hitchcock, , Marlene Hitchcock (Aylmer, Québec), downloaded 7 July 2003.

Clara Roach1

F, b. 4 May 1913, d. 28 January 1999
FatherThomas Roach1 b. 17 Jun 1873, d. 3 Jan 1958
MotherMaria McCarthy1 b. 24 Feb 1880, d. 1978
ChartsDescendants of Marcus Palmer & Nancy Ann Slocum
Descendants of William White & Susanna
Descendants of William Dyer
Descendants of Hugh Hull & Elinor
Descendants of John Drake & Christiana Billet
Descendants of John Cory & Agnis Wauker
Last Edited29 Jun 2005
Birth*Clara Roach was born on 4 May 1913 in Limestone Settlement, Grand Falls, New Brunswick.1 
She was the daughter of Thomas Roach and Maria McCarthy.1 
Marriage*Clara Roach married Gordon Perley Hitchcock, son of Perley James Hitchcock and Bertha Elizabeth Watson, on 4 August 1937 in Assumption Church, Grand Falls, New Brunswick.1 
Death*Clara Roach died on 28 January 1999 in Douglastown, Miramichi, New Brunswick, at age 85.1 
Burial*She was buried in Assumption Cemetery, Grand Falls, Carleton County, New Brunswick.2 

Family

Gordon Perley Hitchcock b. 5 August 1910, d. 3 March 1984
Children

Citations

  1. [S2068] Marlene Hitchcock, , Marlene Hitchcock (Aylmer, Québec), downloaded 7 July 2003.
  2. [S256] "Personal communication", Marlene Hitchcock (Hull, Québec), to David A. Walker (Edwards, Ontario); Personal Archives of David Arthur Walker, Edwards, Ontario, Canada. Hereinafter cited as "Personal communication."
  3. [S360] Interview with Vance Hitchcock (1630 Main St., Apt. 7, Moncton, NB, EiE 1G6), by David Walker, September 2001. Personal Archives of David Arthur Walker (Edwards, Ontario, Canada).

Patrick Roach1

M
Last Edited7 Jul 2003
Birth*Patrick Roach was born in Ireland.1 
Marriage*He married Margaret McCarthy, daughter of Michael McCarthy and Johanna Freney.1 

Family

Margaret McCarthy
Child

Citations

  1. [S2068] Marlene Hitchcock, , Marlene Hitchcock (Aylmer, Québec), downloaded 7 July 2003.

Thomas Roach1

M, b. 17 June 1873, d. 3 January 1958
FatherPatrick Roach1
MotherMargaret McCarthy1
Last Edited26 Mar 2011
Birth*Thomas Roach was born on 17 June 1873 in Limestone Siding, New Brunswick.1 
He was the son of Patrick Roach and Margaret McCarthy.1 
Marriage*Thomas Roach married Maria McCarthy, daughter of James McCarthy and Mary Kelly, on 24 June 1903 in Grand Falls, New Brunswick.1 
Death*Thomas Roach died on 3 January 1958 in Limestone Siding, New Brunswick, at age 84.1 
Burial*He was buried in St. Patrick's Cemetery, Limestone Siding, New Brunswick, Canada.1 

Family

Maria McCarthy b. 24 February 1880, d. 1978
Child

Citations

  1. [S2068] Marlene Hitchcock, , Marlene Hitchcock (Aylmer, Québec), downloaded 7 July 2003.

Marianne Roache1

F, b. 11 August 1956
Last Edited28 Mar 2003
Birth*Marianne Roache was born on 11 August 1956.1 

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.

Jacob Herrick Roak1

M, b. circa 1856, d. 20 March 1915
ChartsDescendants of William Dyer
Last Edited24 Nov 2010
Birth*Jacob Herrick Roak was born circa 1856. 
Marriage*He married Emeline Gerry Nash, daughter of Isaac William Nash and Almira Swett Loring
Death*Jacob Herrick Roak died on 20 March 1915 in Tewksbury, Middlesex County, Massachusetts
Burial*He was buried in Auburn, Oxford County, Maine

Family

Emeline Gerry Nash b. 5 April 1855, d. 9 October 1941
Child

Citations

  1. [S1615] Punta Gorda Joseph W Pehousek, Descendants of Jones Dyer, Sr. and Hannah 'Herrington' (: self published, October 1999). Hereinafter cited as Descendants of Jones Dyer, Sr. and Hannah 'Herrington.'

James Roans1

M
Last Edited8 Jan 2011
Marriage*James Roans married Sarah Evans.1 

Family

Sarah Evans
Child

Citations

  1. [S4948] Andy Gunter, "Andy Gunter, personal communication," e-mail message from unknown author e-mail (Fredericton, New Brunswick) to David A. Walker. Hereinafter cited as "Andy Gunter, personal communication."

Mary M. Roans1

F
FatherJames Roans1
MotherSarah Evans1
ChartsDescendants of Richard Coye & Lucy Ann Lenten
Descendants of Silas Titus & Jane Newdyke
Last Edited8 Jan 2011
Mary M. Roans was the daughter of James Roans and Sarah Evans.1 
Marriage*Mary M. Roans married Isaac Elbridge Gunter, son of George Thomas Gunter and Agnes Gylthross Lawrence, on 25 July 1872.1 

Family

Isaac Elbridge Gunter b. 1850, d. 24 January 1874
Child

Citations

  1. [S4948] Andy Gunter, "Andy Gunter, personal communication," e-mail message from unknown author e-mail (Fredericton, New Brunswick) to David A. Walker. Hereinafter cited as "Andy Gunter, personal communication."

? Robb

F
Last Edited16 Apr 2001

Family

David Smith b. 1789, d. 31 March 1875
Children

Jeanne Robb1

F, b. 1600, d. between 1660 and 1665
Last Edited13 May 2011
Birth*Jeanne Robb was born in 1600.1 
Marriage*She married Josue Marle.1 
Death*Jeanne Robb died between 1660 and 1665.1 

Family

Josue Marle b. circa 1598, d. 1655
Child

Citations

  1. [S4799] Correspondence with Michael Clark (New Zealand). Personal Archives of David Arthur Walker (Edwards, Ontario, Canada).

Martha Robb1

F, d. 1952
ChartsDescendants of John Cory & Agnis Wauker
Last Edited28 Mar 2003
Marriage*Martha Robb married Stephen Maxwell Corey, son of Stepheh Jared Corey and Edith C Webster, in 1926.1 
Death*Martha Robb died in 1952.1 

Family

Stephen Maxwell Corey b. 21 July 1904, d. 1986

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.

Irene Robbie

F, b. 18 February 1899
ChartsDescendants of John Townsend & Catherine Abel
Last Edited6 Jan 2007
Birth*Irene Robbie was born on 18 February 1899 in Cavalier, North Dakota, U.S.A.
Marriage*She married David Ray Green, son of Caleb Rudolph Green and Mary Julia Fryslie, on 1 December 1920 in Cavalier, Cavalier County, North Dakota, U.S.A.

Family

David Ray Green b. 29 October 1893, d. 31 December 1970
Child