Stephen Walter Schurman

M, b. 14 February 1874, d. 1 January 1968
FatherJoseph Silliker Schurman b. 6 Jan 1836, d. 24 Feb 1893
MotherMary Ann Gilroy b. 3 Mar 1837, d. 10 Oct 1887
Last Edited16 Apr 2001
Birth*Stephen Walter Schurman was born on 14 February 1874 in Amherst, Cumberland County, Nova Scotia, Canada
He was the son of Joseph Silliker Schurman and Mary Ann Gilroy
Marriage*Stephen Walter Schurman married Sophie Jennie Parker, daughter of Daniel Benjamin Parker and Frances Amelia Smith, on 15 June 1904 in Harbourville, Nova Scotia, Canada
Marriage*Stephen Walter Schurman married Harriett Amelia Smith, daughter of Israel Estey Smith and Mary Loretta Currie, on 25 September 1953 in Saint John, New Brunswick, Canada
Death*Stephen Walter Schurman died on 1 January 1968 in Richfield Springs, New York, U.S.A., at age 93. 

Family 1

Sophie Jennie Parker b. 15 December 1879, d. 7 October 1952
Children

Family 2

Harriett Amelia Smith b. 15 May 1879, d. 3 September 1968

Susannah Schurman

F, b. 1855, d. 1935
FatherWilliam Schurman b. 21 May 1813, d. 30 Jan 1879
MotherSophia Schurman b. 21 Nov 1815, d. 1 Feb 1879
Last Edited16 Apr 2001
Name Variation Susannah Schurman is also known as Susannah Mugridge. 
Adoption*She was adopted. 
Birth*She was born in 1855. 
She was the daughter of William Schurman and Sophia Schurman
Death*Susannah Schurman died in 1935 in Freetown, Prince County, Prince Edward Island, Canada

Theodore William Schurman

M, b. 9 November 1864, d. 17 April 1869
FatherIsaac William Schurman b. 4 Sep 1837, d. 30 Aug 1914
MotherIsabella Miller b. 25 Oct 1837, d. 3 Apr 1913
Last Edited16 Apr 2001
Birth*Theodore William Schurman was born on 9 November 1864 in Wilmot Valley, Prince County, Prince Edward Island, Canada
He was the son of Isaac William Schurman and Isabella Miller
Death*Theodore William Schurman died on 17 April 1869 in Wilmot Valley, Prince County, Prince Edward Island, Canada, at age 4. 

Thomas Schurman

M, b. 1902, d. 1905
FatherJames Albert Schurman b. 4 Feb 1871, d. 20 Jul 1942
MotherAugusta Weishermer
Last Edited16 Apr 2001
Birth*Thomas Schurman was born in 1902. 
He was the son of James Albert Schurman and Augusta Weishermer
Death*Thomas Schurman died in 1905. 

Thomas Hazen Schurman

M, b. 4 September 1874, d. 1 June 1958
FatherFrederick Schurman b. 21 May 1847, d. 8 Feb 1927
MotherSophia Schurman b. 10 Jun 1847, d. 14 Mar 1915
Last Edited16 Apr 2001
Birth*Thomas Hazen Schurman was born on 4 September 1874 in Windham Hill, Cumberland County, Nova Scotia, Canada
He was the son of Frederick Schurman and Sophia Schurman
Marriage*Thomas Hazen Schurman married Gertrude Elizabeth Sweet, daughter of Levi Sweet and Dursilla Johnson, on 4 September 1901 in Wyvern, Cumberland County, Nova Scotia, Canada
Death*Thomas Hazen Schurman died on 1 June 1958 in Springhill, Nova Scotia, Canada, at age 83. 

Family

Gertrude Elizabeth Sweet b. 24 October 1880
Children

Thomas Hooper Schurman

M, b. 12 June 1832, d. 1 March 1906
FatherJohn Baker Schurman b. 29 Aug 1805, d. 18 Dec 1891
MotherAnn Hooper b. 1 Jan 1811, d. 2 Mar 1846
Last Edited6 Jul 2013
Name-ComThomas Hooper Schurman is commonly known as Thomas.1 
Birth*He was born on 12 June 1832 in Nova Scotia.1 
He was the son of John Baker Schurman and Ann Hooper
Marriage*Thomas Hooper Schurman married Mary Ann Baxter, daughter of George Baxter and Mary Hewson, on 1 September 1852 in St. Eleanors, Prince Edward Island, Canada
Census HeadHouseholdThomas Hooper Schurman was head of the household in the census of 1881 in Lot 17, Prince County, Prince Edward Island, Canada; included in the household with Thomas (age 48) were his wife Mary Baxter (age 49), their children Annie (age 18) and Howard (age 15). Thomas was a farmer. The family religion was Baptist.2
1881 Canada Census, Lot 17, Prince County, Prince Edward Island. Household of Thomas Hooper Schurman, his wife Mary Ann Baxter, their children Annie Eliza and Howard Lincoln.
Census HeadHousehold*He was head of the household in the census of 1 May 1891 in Lot 17, Prince County, Prince Edward Island, Canada; included in the household with Thomas (age 58) were his wife Mary Baxter (age 59), their children Annie (age 28) and Howard (age 25). Thomas was a farmer. The family religion was Baptist.1
1891 Canada Census, Lot 17, Prince County, Prince Edward Island. Household of Thomas Hooper Schurman, his wife Mary Ann Baxter, their children Annie Eliza and Howard Lincoln.
Death*He died on 1 March 1906 in Prince County, Prince Edward Island, Canada, at age 73. 
Burial*He was buried in Peoples Cemetery, Summerside, Prince County, Prince Edward Island, Canada, 46.40556,-63.77743. Section I-5, Row 6, Stone 748. Cylindrical polished red granite obelisk.
Inscription, Front: Thomas H. Schurman / 1832 - 1906 / Also His Wife / Mary A. Baxter / 1831 - 1906 / And Their Son / Howard L. / 1865 - 1906
Right: Thomas H. Schurman / 1883 - 1940 / His Wife / Leona Montgomery / 1880 - 1963 / Alfred A. Schurman / 1910 - 1967 / His Wife / Thelma Clark / 1910 - 1980
Right: Harry Schurman / 1886 - 1971 / Clara Jane Kelly / 1889 - 1957 / Muriel Seaman / 1907 - 1960
Right: George D. Schurman / Died / June 1, 1913 / AEt 60 / His Wife / Mary J. Silliker / Died / May 19, 1944 / AEt 94 / Eldon D. Schurman / 1917 - 1982.3,4
Tombstone, Thomas Hooper Schurman (1832-1906), his wife Mary Ann Baxter (1831-1906), their sons Howard Lincoln Schurman (1865-1906) and George Darby Schurman (1852-1913), his wife Mary Jane Silliker (1850-1944), their son Harry James Schurman (1886-1971), his wife Clara Jane Kelly (1889-1957), their other son Thomas Hooper Schurman (1883-1940), his wife Leona Montgomery (1880-1963), their sons Eldon Davis Schurman (1917-1982) and Alfred Alphonso (1910-1967), his wife Thelma Ruth Clark (1910-1980), and Muriel Seaman (1907-1960), whose identity is unkown at this writing. Peoples Cemetery, Summerside, Prince County, Prince Edward Island, Canada.
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Family

Mary Ann Baxter b. 26 July 1831, d. February 1906
Children

Citations

  1. [S8136] 1891 Canada Census, Lot 17, Prince County, Prince Edward Island, Thomas H. Schurman Household #131, 1 May 1891, Microfilm LAC Roll T-6383, page 32, District Prince, District Number 134, Subdistrict Lot 17, 395 Wellington St., Ottawa, Ontario, Canada, National Archives of Canada.
  2. [S8137] 1881 Canada Census, Lot 17, Prince County, Prince Edward Island, Thomas H. Schurman Household #259, 1881, Microfilm LAC Roll C-13162, page 65, District Prince, District Number 1, Subdistrict Lot 17, 395 Wellington St., Ottawa, Ontario, Canada, National Archives of Canada.
  3. [S7938] Cemetery Transcript, Peoples Cemetery, Summerside, Prince Edward Island, Thomas Hooper Schurman family plot PEIGS publication 17-4, 2003, David Arthur Walker, Edwards, Ontario, Canada.
  4. [S8464] Cemetery marker, Peoples Cemetery, Summerside, Prince County, Prince Edward Island, Canada, Thomas Hooper Schurman et al. tombstone inscription; read by David A. Walker, 1 July 2013.

Thomas Hooper Schurman

M, b. 23 July 1883, d. 17 November 1939
FatherGeorge Darby Schurman b. 17 Nov 1852, d. 1 Jun 1913
MotherMary Jane Silliker b. 28 Jan 1850, d. 19 May 1944
Last Edited6 Jul 2013
Name-ComThomas Hooper Schurman is commonly known as Thomas Schurman.1 
Birth*He was born on 23 July 1883 in Lower New Annan, Prince Edward Island, Canada
He was the son of George Darby Schurman and Mary Jane Silliker
(Witness) Census HeadHouseholdThomas Hooper Schurman was enumerated on the census of 1901 in the household of George Darby Schurman in New Annan, Prince County, Prince Edward Island, Canada; included in the household with George (age 49) were his wife Mary Jane Silliker (age 49), and their children Emma (age 21), Ray (age 20), Leonard (age 18), Thomas (age 17), Harry (age 15) and Florence (age 12). George was a farmer, Ray, Leonard, Thomas & Harry were farmer's sons. The family religion was Baptist.2 
Marriage*Thomas Hooper Schurman married Leona Montgomery, daughter of Benjamin Montgomery and Emily Ann Baker, on 12 August 1909 in North Bedeque, Prince County, Prince Edward Island, Canada
(Witness) Census HeadHouseholdThomas Hooper Schurman was enumerated on the census of 1911 in the household of George Darby Schurman in New Annan, Prince County, Prince Edward Island, Canada; included in the household with George (age 58) were his wife Mary Jane Silliker (age 60), and their children Thomas (age 27), Harry (age 25) and Florence (age 22). George was a farmer, Thomas & Harry were farmer's sons. The family religion was Baptist.1
Death*Thomas Hooper Schurman died on 17 November 1939 in Lower New Annan, Prince Edward Island, Canada, at age 56. 
Burial*He was buried in Peoples Cemetery, Summerside, Prince County, Prince Edward Island, Canada, 46.40556,-63.77743. Section I-5, Row 6, Stone 748. Cylindrical polished red granite obelisk.
Inscription, Front: Thomas H. Schurman / 1832 - 1906 / Also His Wife / Mary A. Baxter / 1831 - 1906 / And Their Son / Howard L. / 1865 - 1906
Right: Thomas H. Schurman / 1883 - 1940 / His Wife / Leona Montgomery / 1880 - 1963 / Alfred A. Schurman / 1910 - 1967 / His Wife / Thelma Clark / 1910 - 1980
Right: Harry Schurman / 1886 - 1971 / Clara Jane Kelly / 1889 - 1957 / Muriel Seaman / 1907 - 1960
Right: George D. Schurman / Died / June 1, 1913 / AEt 60 / His Wife / Mary J. Silliker / Died / May 19, 1944 / AEt 94 / Eldon D. Schurman / 1917 - 1982.3,4
Tombstone, Thomas Hooper Schurman (1832-1906), his wife Mary Ann Baxter (1831-1906), their sons Howard Lincoln Schurman (1865-1906) and George Darby Schurman (1852-1913), his wife Mary Jane Silliker (1850-1944), their son Harry James Schurman (1886-1971), his wife Clara Jane Kelly (1889-1957), their other son Thomas Hooper Schurman (1883-1940), his wife Leona Montgomery (1880-1963), their sons Eldon Davis Schurman (1917-1982) and Alfred Alphonso (1910-1967), his wife Thelma Ruth Clark (1910-1980), and Muriel Seaman (1907-1960), whose identity is unkown at this writing. Peoples Cemetery, Summerside, Prince County, Prince Edward Island, Canada.
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Family

Leona Montgomery b. 20 October 1880, d. 27 June 1963
Children

Citations

  1. [S8108] 1911 Canada Census, New Annan, Prince County, Prince Edward Island, George Schurman Household #81, 1911, Microfilm LAC reels T-20326 to T-20460, District Number 140, Subdistrict Lot 19, Number 30, 395 Wellington St., Ottawa, Ontario, Canada, National Archives of Canada.
  2. [S8110] 1901 Canada Census, New Annan, Prince County, Prince Edward Island, George Schurman Household #52, 1901, Microfilm LAC reels T-6428 to T-6556, District Number 133, Subdistrict Lot 19, Number E-1, 395 Wellington St., Ottawa, Ontario, Canada, National Archives of Canada.
  3. [S7938] Cemetery Transcript, Peoples Cemetery, Summerside, Prince Edward Island, Thomas Hooper Schurman family plot PEIGS publication 17-4, 2003, David Arthur Walker, Edwards, Ontario, Canada.
  4. [S8464] Cemetery marker, Peoples Cemetery, Summerside, Prince County, Prince Edward Island, Canada, Thomas Hooper Schurman et al. tombstone inscription; read by David A. Walker, 1 July 2013.
  5. [S8086] The Spring Valley Historical Society, History of Spring Valley , 1984). Hereinafter cited as History of Spring Valley.

Thomas Weldon Schurman

M, b. 30 January 1889, d. 25 June 1943
FatherJohn Charles Schurman b. 12 Dec 1837, d. 23 Apr 1901
MotherEmma Kelley b. 29 Mar 1856, d. 12 Mar 1936
Last Edited16 Apr 2001
Birth*Thomas Weldon Schurman was born on 30 January 1889 in Middleton, Annapolis County, Nova Scotia, Canada
He was the son of John Charles Schurman and Emma Kelley
Death*Thomas Weldon Schurman died on 25 June 1943 in Boston, Massachusetts, U.S.A., at age 54. 

Thomas Wilson Schurman

M, b. 31 October 1849
FatherPeter Schurman b. 19 Mar 1810, d. 24 Mar 1894
MotherJanet Cairns b. 26 Jan 1827, d. b 1881
Last Edited18 Jan 2011
Occupation*Thomas Wilson Schurman was Editor - Prince Edward Island Farmer. 
OccupationHe was Editor - Daily News in Gardiner, Maine, U.S.A.
Birth*He was born on 31 October 1849 in North Bedeque, Prince County, Prince Edward Island, Canada
He was the son of Peter Schurman and Janet Cairns
Marriage*Thomas Wilson Schurman married Hannah Roper, daughter of Thomas Ebenezer Roper and Hannah Hill.1 
(Witness) Census HeadHouseholdThomas Wilson Schurman was enumerated on the census of 1881 in the household of Peter Schurman in Lot 27, Prince County, Prince Edward Island; included in the household were Peter's daughter Agnes (age 31, weaver), son Bennette Peter, age 28, widowed, druggist), daughter May/Mary (age 26, cotton spinner), son Thomas (age 32, printer), his wife Hannah (Roper, age 26, dressmaker), their children Frederic (age 7) and Jesse H. (age 9 months). Peter was a widower at this time, occupation "not given". Everyone in the household was a member of the Church of Scotland.1

Family

Hannah Roper b. 8 May 1852
Children

Citations

  1. [S5049] 1881 Canada Census - Peter Schurman, Peter Schurman Household #97, 4 April 1881, Microfilm Microfilm C-13162, Page 22, District Prince, Lot 27, Library & Archives Canada, 395 Wellington St., Ottawa, Ontario, Canada, Library & Archives Canada.

Ulysses William Schurman

M, b. 8 October 1869, d. circa 1946
FatherArtemas Black Schurman b. 25 Jul 1843, d. 1932
MotherEmeline Hacker b. 1 Dec 1844, d. 1935
ChartsDescendants of David Walker & Margaret Hetherington
Last Edited16 Apr 2001
Birth*Ulysses William Schurman was born on 8 October 1869 in Boston, Massachusetts, U.S.A.
He was the son of Artemas Black Schurman and Emeline Hacker
Death*Ulysses William Schurman died circa 1946 in Dorchester, Suffolk County, Massachusetts, U.S.A.

Family

? Osborne
Child

Urville Jacob Gould Schurman

M, b. 29 January 1881, d. 16 October 1967
FatherMajor Schurman b. 16 Jun 1852, d. 18 Mar 1933
MotherMary Malvina Schurman b. 19 Sep 1851, d. 6 Dec 1936
Last Edited7 Dec 2006
Birth*Urville Jacob Gould Schurman was born on 29 January 1881 in Lower Freetown, Prince County, Prince Edward Island, Canada
He was the son of Major Schurman and Mary Malvina Schurman
Marriage*Urville Jacob Gould Schurman married Dorothy Louise Nicholson, daughter of John M. Nicholson and Catherine MacKinnon, on 28 January 1927 in Prince County, Prince Edward Island, Canada
Death*Urville Jacob Gould Schurman died on 16 October 1967 in London, Ontario, Canada, at age 86. 

Family

Dorothy Louise Nicholson b. 23 September 1898

Valerie Schurman

F, b. 1913
FatherLeonard Schurman b. 21 Aug 1881, d. 18 Nov 1918
MotherMary Jane Horton
Last Edited8 Mar 2013
Birth*Valerie Schurman was born in 1913 in Prince Edward Island, Canada.1 
She was the daughter of Leonard Schurman and Mary Jane Horton
(Witness) Census HeadHouseholdValerie Schurman was enumerated on the census of 1916 in the household of Leonard Schurman in Snipe Lake, Saskatchewan, Canada; included in the household with Leonard (age 33) were his wife Mary (age 29), their children Fred (age 6), Ray (age 4), Valerie (age 3) and Helen (age 1). Leonard was a farm manager. The family religion was Presbyterian.1

Citations

  1. [S8134] 1916 Canada Census, Manitoba, Saskatchewan and Alberta, Leonard Schurman Household #127, 1916, Saskatchewan, Microfilm LAC Roll T-21937, page 9, District Number 19 Kindersley, Snipe Lake, 395 Wellington St., Ottawa, Ontario, Canada, National Archives of Canada.

Verner Elster Schurman

M, b. 13 February 1890, d. 7 December 1961
FatherArthur Schurman b. 27 Oct 1861, d. 27 Apr 1913
MotherEmma J. Walker b. c 1867, d. 26 Jan 1893
Last Edited16 Apr 2001
Birth*Verner Elster Schurman was born on 13 February 1890 in Windham Hill, Cumberland County, Nova Scotia, Canada
He was the son of Arthur Schurman and Emma J. Walker
Death*Verner Elster Schurman died on 7 December 1961 in Sydney, Nova Scotia, Canada, at age 71. 

Family

Lottie Doretta Cann b. 6 June 1892

Vernon Lionel Schurman

M, b. 22 December 1896
FatherDavid Schurman b. 30 Mar 1847, d. 2 Aug 1935
MotherSarah Elma Black b. 2 Sep 1859, d. 13 Jan 1946
ChartsDescendants of David Walker & Margaret Hetherington
Last Edited12 Jan 2011
Note*Vernon attended Prince Of Wales College and received an engineering certificate from Acadia University in 1922. He owned and operated a wholesale greenhouse in Reading, Massachusetts from 1926 to 1967, in which year he retired. Before her marriage, Ethel worked as a metallurgical secretary for two years. She was in charge of advertising make up for the magazine Cosmopolitan. A member of the D.A.R., she has been treasurer and registrar of he chapter. She is a descendant of John Baker, Loyalist, who became William Schulman's neighbour when the loyalists settled Bedeque in the 1780`s. They live 1971 at 456 Haverhill Street, Reading.1 
Birth*Vernon Lionel Schurman was born on 22 December 1896 in Central Bedeque, Prince County, Prince Edward Island, Canada.1,2 
He was the son of David Schurman and Sarah Elma Black
BaptismVernon Lionel Schurman was baptized on 11 June 1897 in Zion Presbyterian Church, Charlottetown, Queens County, Prince Edward Island, Canada.2 
Marriage*He married Ethel Elizabeth Higgins, daughter of Sandy Jay Higgins and Bertha Alice Leard, on 7 April 1928 in Bedford Hills, New York, U.S.A.

Family

Ethel Elizabeth Higgins b. 20 April 1899

Citations

  1. [S362] Harold Cairns, Electronic Family File, Stanley Bridge, Prince Edward Island.
  2. [S4989] Baptismal Index, PARO, Charlottetown, P.E.I. - Baptismal Record - Vernon Lionel Schurman, Zion Presbyterian Church, Charlottetown, Queens County, Prince Edward Island. Book #1, Page 180-181.. Hereinafter cited as Baptismal Index, PARO, Charlottetown, P.E.I. - Baptismal Record - Vernon Lionel Schurman.

Victor Harrington Schurman

M, b. 29 May 1870, d. 18 April 1873
FatherElijah Hyatt Schurman b. 17 Nov 1838, d. 7 Apr 1930
MotherElizabeth Jane Herrett b. c Nov 1838, d. 11 Feb 1875
Last Edited16 Apr 2001
Birth*Victor Harrington Schurman was born on 29 May 1870 in Rodney, Nova Scotia, Canada
He was the son of Elijah Hyatt Schurman and Elizabeth Jane Herrett
Death*Victor Harrington Schurman died on 18 April 1873 in Rodney, Nova Scotia, Canada, at age 2. 

Viva Fraudena Schurman

F, b. 24 December 1913, d. 15 May 1952
FatherRobert Duncan Schurman b. 28 May 1885, d. 30 Sep 1961
MotherOlivia Winnifred Colborne b. 21 Jun 1891, d. 6 Oct 1925
Last Edited16 Apr 2001
Birth*Viva Fraudena Schurman was born on 24 December 1913 in Collingwood, Nova Scotia, Canada
She was the daughter of Robert Duncan Schurman and Olivia Winnifred Colborne
Marriage*Viva Fraudena Schurman married Elmer Raymond Austin, son of Charles Frederick Austin and Effie Smith, on 5 September 1934 in Collingwood, Nova Scotia, Canada
Death*Viva Fraudena Schurman died on 15 May 1952 in Rodney, Nova Scotia, Canada, at age 38. 

Family

Elmer Raymond Austin b. 14 September 1910

Walter Clark Schurman1

M, b. 7 October 1943, d. 24 August 2013
Walter Clark Schurman (1943-2013).
FatherAlfred Alphonso Schurman b. 1 Jan 1910, d. 27 Feb 1967
MotherThelma Ruth Clark b. 11 Aug 1910, d. 1980
ChartsDescendants of John Townsend & Catherine Abel
Last Edited9 Nov 2013
Name-ComWalter Clark Schurman is commonly known as Walter Schurman.2 
Birth*He was born on 7 October 1943 in Summerside, Prince County, Prince Edward Island, Canada.1 
He was the son of Alfred Alphonso Schurman and Thelma Ruth Clark
Death*Walter Clark Schurman died on 24 August 2013 in Prince County Hospital, Summerside, Prince County, Prince Edward Island, Canada, 46.418658,-63.777325, at age 69.2 
Burial*He was buried on 29 August 2013 in People's Cemetery, Summerside, Prince County, Prince Edward Island, Canada.2 

Citations

  1. [S129] Ross Graves William Schurman Loyalist of Bedeque Prince Edward Island and His Descendants, Vols. 1 & 2 (Summerside: M.F. Schurman Co. Ltd., 1973), vol. II, p. 895. Hereinafter cited as William Schurman Loyalist of Bedeque.
  2. [S8558] Walter C. Schurman 1943-2013, Davison Funeral Home, Kensington.

Walter Harmon Schurman

M, b. 15 November 1879, d. 18 January 1950
FatherFrederick Schurman b. 21 May 1847, d. 8 Feb 1927
MotherSophia Schurman b. 10 Jun 1847, d. 14 Mar 1915
Last Edited16 Apr 2001
Birth*Walter Harmon Schurman was born on 15 November 1879 in Windham Hill, Cumberland County, Nova Scotia, Canada
He was the son of Frederick Schurman and Sophia Schurman
Marriage*Walter Harmon Schurman married Flossie May Gallagher, daughter of James Gallagher and Katherine ?, on 20 September 1905 in Southhampton, Nova Scotia, Canada
Death*Walter Harmon Schurman died on 18 January 1950 in Springhill, Nova Scotia, Canada, at age 70. 

Family

Flossie May Gallagher b. 15 September 1883, d. 23 May 1948
Children

Walter Lee Schurman

M, b. 20 April 1915, d. 30 December 1925
FatherGeorge William Schurman b. 23 Feb 1862, d. 11 Mar 1950
MotherAnnie Maria Murray b. 15 Mar 1867, d. 26 Jan 1959
Last Edited16 Apr 2001
Birth*Walter Lee Schurman was born on 20 April 1915 in Yarmouth, Nova Scotia, Canada
He was the son of George William Schurman and Annie Maria Murray
Death*Walter Lee Schurman died on 30 December 1925 in Yarmouth, Nova Scotia, Canada, at age 10. 
Burial*He was buried in 1926 in Billtown, Nova Scotia, Canada

Walter Parker Schurman

M, b. 9 July 1902
FatherWeldon Winchester Schurman b. 16 Apr 1871, d. 17 Feb 1972
MotherAmy Evelyn Hemeon b. 24 Jun 1879, d. 3 Jan 1953
Last Edited16 Apr 2001
Divorce*Walter Parker Schurman and Bessie Haynes were divorced. 
Birth*Walter Parker Schurman was born on 9 July 1902 in Lynn, Massachusetts, U.S.A.
He was the son of Weldon Winchester Schurman and Amy Evelyn Hemeon
Marriage*Walter Parker Schurman married Bessie Haynes, daughter of John Howard Haynes and Emma Smallidge, on 4 November 1921 in Portsmouth, Rockingham County, New Hampshire, U.S.A.

Family

Bessie Haynes b. 6 March 1903

Walter Ray Schurman

M, b. 17 April 1886, d. 30 April 1952
FatherJohn Davis Schurman b. 23 Mar 1850, d. 4 Dec 1928
MotherMargaret Ann Auld b. 28 Mar 1851, d. 8 May 1926
Last Edited16 Apr 2001
Birth*Walter Ray Schurman was born on 17 April 1886 in Freetown, Prince County, Prince Edward Island, Canada
He was the son of John Davis Schurman and Margaret Ann Auld
Marriage*Walter Ray Schurman married Alice Henrietta Thompson, daughter of William Francis Henry Thompson and Emily Gertrude Short, on 9 November 1911 in Victoria, British Columbia, Canada
Death*Walter Ray Schurman died on 30 April 1952 in Victoria, British Columbia, Canada, at age 66. 

Family

Alice Henrietta Thompson b. 15 October 1893
Children

Walter Scott Schurman

M, b. 5 November 1888, d. 7 July 1956
FatherWilliam Henry Schurman b. 7 Aug 1861, d. 5 Sep 1946
MotherEliza Minneta Leard b. 16 Jan 1867, d. 8 Nov 1899
ChartsDescendants of David Walker & Margaret Hetherington
Last Edited15 Jan 2011
Note*Walter and Caroline lived in Linkletter Road, on Carrie's farm. She lives, 1971, in Summerside with her daughter Mildred (60 Russell St). Walter died while on a fishing trip at Bayview, Prince Edward Island.1 
Birth*Walter Scott Schurman was born on 5 November 1888 in Sherbrooke, Prince County, Prince Edward Island.1 
He was the son of William Henry Schurman and Eliza Minneta Leard
Marriage*Walter Scott Schurman married Caroline Martha Gamble, daughter of Otis W. Gamble and Catherine Sophia Hibbett, on 19 June 1913 in Summerside, Prince County, Prince Edward Island, Canada.2,1 
Death*Walter Scott Schurman died on 7 July 1956 in Bayview, Queens County, Prince Edward Island, at age 67; He died while on a fishing trip.1 
Burial*He was buried in Peoples Cemetery, Summerside, Prince County, Prince Edward Island, Canada, 46.40480,-63.77675.
Inscription: SCHURMAN / Walter S. Schurman / 1888 - 1956 / His Wife / Carrie M. Gamble / 1887 - 1974 / Their son / Kenneth W. / 1913 - 1938
Back: WOODSIDE / Wilfred E. Woodside / 1909 - 1996 / His Wife / Mildred M. Schurman / 1917 - 2000 / Miriam M. Montgomery / Wife of / Wilfrid E. Woodside / 1915 - 1936.3
Tombstone, Walter Scott Schurman (1888-1956), his wife Caroline Martha Gamble (1887-1974), their son Kenneth William Schurman (1913-1938), their daughter Mildred Minetta Schurman (1917-2000), her husband Wilfred Edward Woodside (1909-1996), his first wife Miriam M. Montgomery (1915-1936). Peoples Cemetery, Summerside, Prince County, Prince Edward Island, Canada.
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Family

Caroline Martha Gamble b. 30 August 1887, d. 1974
Children

Citations

  1. [S362] Harold Cairns, Electronic Family File, Stanley Bridge, Prince Edward Island.
  2. [S129] Ross Graves William Schurman Loyalist of Bedeque Prince Edward Island and His Descendants, Vols. 1 & 2 (Summerside: M.F. Schurman Co. Ltd., 1973). Hereinafter cited as William Schurman Loyalist of Bedeque.
  3. [S5016] Cemetery Marker - Walter S. Schurman, Walter S. Schurman Tombstone inscription; David A. Walker, 28 August 2010.

Walter Scott Schurman

M, b. 14 October 1881, d. 26 January 1928
FatherSolomon Aretus Schurman b. 20 Apr 1840, d. 31 Dec 1916
MotherClarissa Jane Mason b. 14 Apr 1843
Last Edited18 Mar 2007
Birth*Walter Scott Schurman was born on 14 October 1881 in Portsmouth, Rockingham County, New Hampshire, U.S.A.
He was the son of Solomon Aretus Schurman and Clarissa Jane Mason
Marriage*Walter Scott Schurman married Bernice Brazee, daughter of Frank S. Brazee and Kate Torey, in November 1911 in Westfield, Hampden County, Massachusetts, U.S.A.
Death*Walter Scott Schurman died on 26 January 1928 in Maryland at age 46. 

Family

Bernice Brazee b. 25 December 1886, d. 23 August 1964

Weldon Winchester Schurman

M, b. 16 April 1871, d. 17 February 1972
FatherJoseph Silliker Schurman b. 6 Jan 1836, d. 24 Feb 1893
MotherMary Ann Gilroy b. 3 Mar 1837, d. 10 Oct 1887
Last Edited16 Apr 2001
Birth*Weldon Winchester Schurman was born on 16 April 1871 in Amherst, Cumberland County, Nova Scotia, Canada
He was the son of Joseph Silliker Schurman and Mary Ann Gilroy
Marriage*Weldon Winchester Schurman married Amy Evelyn Hemeon, daughter of Charles Henry Hemeon and Leonora Robbins, on 25 October 1899 in Lynn, Massachusetts, U.S.A.
Death*Weldon Winchester Schurman died on 17 February 1972 at age 100. 

Family

Amy Evelyn Hemeon b. 24 June 1879, d. 3 January 1953
Children

Wellington N. Schurman

M, b. 1877, d. 3 January 1880
FatherBenjamin Schurman b. 20 Jun 1838, d. 12 Nov 1904
MotherAmelia McKenzie b. c 1832, d. 21 Oct 1912
Last Edited22 Jul 2010
Birth*Wellington N. Schurman was born in 1877. 
He was the son of Benjamin Schurman and Amelia McKenzie
Death*Wellington N. Schurman died on 3 January 1880. 
Burial*He was buried in St. Eleanors, Prince County, Prince Edward Island, Canada

Wenford Schurman

M, b. 14 August 1871, d. 16 August 1932
FatherMajor Schurman b. c 1834
MotherMary Smith b. c 1832
ChartsDescendants of John Robins & Mary Hooper
Last Edited16 Apr 2001
Birth*Wenford Schurman was born on 14 August 1871 in Acadia Mines, Nova Scotia, Canada
He was the son of Major Schurman and Mary Smith
Marriage*Wenford Schurman married Grace Mary Walker, daughter of James Gerry Walker and Mary Elizabeth Pembleton, on 18 March 1897 in Hudson, New Hampshire, U.S.A.
Death*Wenford Schurman died on 16 August 1932 in Chicago, Illinois, U.S.A., at age 61. 

Family

Grace Mary Walker b. 25 August 1878
Children

Wenford Robert Schurman

M, b. 21 April 1906
FatherWenford Schurman b. 14 Aug 1871, d. 16 Aug 1932
MotherGrace Mary Walker b. 25 Aug 1878
ChartsDescendants of John Robins & Mary Hooper
Last Edited16 Apr 2001
Birth*Wenford Robert Schurman was born on 21 April 1906 in Lynn, Massachusetts, U.S.A.
He was the son of Wenford Schurman and Grace Mary Walker

Wilbur Morrison Schurman

M, b. February 1910
FatherBlake Trafton Schurman b. 18 Jul 1877, d. 16 Jan 1961
MotherMary Estelle Gardner b. 1877, d. 5 Apr 1940
Last Edited16 Apr 2001
Birth*Wilbur Morrison Schurman was born in February 1910 in Concord, New Hampshire, U.S.A.
He was the son of Blake Trafton Schurman and Mary Estelle Gardner

Wilbur Wellington Schurman

M, b. 1 December 1872, d. 26 December 1942
FatherJohn Craig Schurman b. 29 Feb 1840, d. 2 Apr 1919
MotherSarah Jane Oxley b. 25 Nov 1851, d. 13 Apr 1925
ChartsDescendants of John Robins & Mary Hooper
Last Edited16 Apr 2001
Birth*Wilbur Wellington Schurman was born on 1 December 1872 in Rodney, Nova Scotia, Canada
He was the son of John Craig Schurman and Sarah Jane Oxley
Marriage*Wilbur Wellington Schurman married Rose Elizabeth Hatherly, daughter of Robinson Hatherly and Sarah Hannah ?, on 18 August 1897 in Southampton, Nova Scotia, Canada
Death*Wilbur Wellington Schurman died on 26 December 1942 in Springhill, Nova Scotia, Canada, at age 70. 

Family

Rose Elizabeth Hatherly b. 23 October 1874
Children

William Schurman1,2

M, b. 1743, d. 15 September 1819
FatherJacob Schureman b. c 1699, d. c 1783
MotherJane Parcot
Last Edited29 May 2012
Occupation*William Schurman was William Schurman was a Loyalist, farmer, merchant, shipbuilder, miller, cooper, Magistrate and Legislator. A tax list in 1771 shows him owning 5 blacks, 2 of them adults, and 3 girls under the age of 16, William considered himself to be 'English' and not 'American'. He left New York in 1783 and selling his holdings bought a ship and sailed to Shelburne, Nova Scotia, which had been created for 'Loyalists'. William left Shelburne and sailed to Prince Edward Island in the Fall of 1783. He bought land at the head of the Estuary of the Dunk River, which is now Central Bedeque. At one point he owned approx. 10 thousand acres of land encompassing the areas of Wilmot Valley, Norboro, Bedeque and Kelvin Grove. 
Birth*He was born in 1743 in New Rochelle, Westchester County, New York.2,3 
He was the son of Jacob Schureman and Jane Parcot
Marriage*William Schurman married first Jane Bonnet, daughter of John Bonnet and Mary Guion, on 17 November 1768 in New Rochelle, New York.2 
Marriage*William Schurman married first Elizabeth Hyatt on 17 November 1778.3,2 
Death*William Schurman died on 15 September 1819 in Wilmot Valley, Prince County, Prince Edward Island.2 
Burial*He was buried in North Bedeque Cemetery, North Bedeque, Prince County, Prince Edward Island.4
Tombstone, William Schurman (1743-1819). North Bedeque Cemetery, North Bedeque, Prince County, Prince Edward Island.

Family 1

Jane Bonnet d. 1777
Children

Family 2

Elizabeth Hyatt b. 1753, d. 24 June 1843
Children

Citations

  1. [S129] Ross Graves William Schurman Loyalist of Bedeque Prince Edward Island and His Descendants, Vols. 1 & 2 (Summerside: M.F. Schurman Co. Ltd., 1973). Hereinafter cited as William Schurman Loyalist of Bedeque.
  2. [S362] Harold Cairns, Electronic Family File, Stanley Bridge, Prince Edward Island.
  3. [S117] Roberta (Bobbie) Johnston, "Roberta (Bobbie) Johnston, personal communication," e-mail message from (Niagara Falls, Ontario, Canada) to David Arthur Walker. Hereinafter cited as "Roberta (Bobbie) Johnston."
  4. [S4869] Cemetery Marker - William Schurman (1743-1819), William Schurman (1743-1819) Tombstone inscription; read by David Walker, 11 August 2010.

William Schurman

M, b. 20 March 1793, d. 4 April 1855
FatherWilliam Schurman b. 1743, d. 15 Sep 1819
MotherElizabeth Hyatt b. 1753, d. 24 Jun 1843
Last Edited29 May 2012
Note*William Schurman was called 'Squire William.' 
Birth*William Schurman was born on 20 March 1793 in Central Bedeque, Prince County, Prince Edward Island.1 
He was the son of William Schurman and Elizabeth Hyatt
MarriageWilliam Schurman married Mary Maxfield, daughter of John Maxfield and Hannah Appleton, on 18 February 1819.1 
Death*William Schurman died on 4 April 1855 in Sherbrooke, Prince County, Prince Edward Island, at age 62.1 

Family

Mary Maxfield b. 12 September 1798
Children

Citations

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

William Schurman

M, b. 28 June 1797, d. 23 July 1811
FatherPeter Schurman b. 24 Sep 1769, d. 6 Feb 1868
MotherMary Bremble d. 13 Dec 1818
Last Edited16 Apr 2001
Birth*William Schurman was born on 28 June 1797 in Central Bedeque, Prince County, Prince Edward Island, Canada
He was the son of Peter Schurman and Mary Bremble
Death*William Schurman died on 23 July 1811 in Central Bedeque, Prince County, Prince Edward Island, Canada, at age 14. 

William Schurman

M, b. 1 April 1812, d. 25 April 1812
FatherPeter Schurman b. 24 Sep 1769, d. 6 Feb 1868
MotherMary Bremble d. 13 Dec 1818
Last Edited16 Apr 2001
Birth*William Schurman was born on 1 April 1812 in Central Bedeque, Prince County, Prince Edward Island, Canada
He was the son of Peter Schurman and Mary Bremble
Death*William Schurman died on 25 April 1812 in Central Bedeque, Prince County, Prince Edward Island, Canada

William Schurman

M, b. 21 May 1813, d. 30 January 1879
William Schurman (1813-1879). Photo courtesy of William Schurman Loyalist of Bedeque, Prince Edward Island, by Ross Graves.
FatherPeter Schurman b. 24 Sep 1769, d. 6 Feb 1868
MotherMary Bremble d. 13 Dec 1818
Last Edited2 Jan 2012
(Witness) AdoptionWilliam Schurman witnessed the adoption of Susannah Schurman
Birth*William Schurman was born on 21 May 1813 in Central Bedeque, Prince County, Prince Edward Island, Canada
He was the son of Peter Schurman and Mary Bremble
(Witness) MarriageWilliam Schurman witnessed the marriage of David Schurman and Janet Glover on 23 March 1836 in St. Eleanors, Prince County, Prince Edward Island, Canada; "David Schurman (B) and Jannet Glover (S) of Bedeque, were married by license this 23rd day of March 1836. In the presence of William Schurman, George Stanlake. By me, A.V.G. Wiggins."1 
Marriage*William Schurman married Sophia Schurman, daughter of Caleb Schurman and Mary Polly Lefurgey, on 21 February 1839. 
Death*William Schurman died on 30 January 1879 in Central Bedeque, Prince County, Prince Edward Island, Canada, at age 65. 
Burial*He was buried in Church of Scotland Cemetery, Wilmot Valley, Prince County, Prince Edward Island

Family

Sophia Schurman b. 21 November 1815, d. 1 February 1879
Children

Citations

  1. [S5146] Baptisms, Marriages, Burials Parish Register Book, Richmond Register Book for the Parish of Richmond, Prince County, Prince Edward Island, 1821-1866, ACC 2630/1, Marriage Record - David Schurman & Janet Glover, PARO, Charlottetown, Prince Edward Island, PARO, Public Archives and Records Office of Prince Edward Island, Charlottetown, Queens County, Prince Edward Island, Canada, 46.23533,-63.12547. Hereinafter cited as Marriage Record - David Schurman & Janet Glover.

William Schurman

M, b. 16 April 1807, d. 29 March 1887
FatherIsaac Schurman b. Nov 1774, d. 22 Apr 1859
MotherMary Baker b. 3 May 1771, d. 13 Dec 1808
Last Edited1 Feb 2011
Birth*William Schurman was born on 16 April 1807 in Central Bedeque, Prince County, Prince Edward Island, Canada
He was the son of Isaac Schurman and Mary Baker
Marriage*William Schurman married Frances Wright, daughter of Stephen Wright and Frances Lord, on 22 January 1835 in Prince County, Prince Edward Island; "William Schurman and Fannie Wright were married under license from the Lieut. Governor, the 22nd Jan. 1835. In the presence of Isaiah Darby, Joseph Bell. By me, A.V.G. Wiggins."1 
Death*William Schurman died on 29 March 1887 in Wilmot Valley, Prince County, Prince Edward Island, Canada, at age 79. 

Family

Frances Wright b. 29 December 1809, d. 21 May 1891
Children

Citations

  1. [S5135] Baptisms, Marriages, Burials Parish Register Book, Richmond Register Book for the Parish of Richmond, Prince County, Prince Edward Island, 1821-1866, ACC 2630/1, Marriage Record - William Schurman & Fannie Wright, PARO, Charlottetown, Prince Edward Island, PARO, Public Archives and Records Office of Prince Edward Island, Charlottetown, Queens County, Prince Edward Island, Canada, 46.23533,-63.12547. Hereinafter cited as Marriage Record - William Schurman & Fannie Wright.

William Schurman

M, b. 26 May 1833, d. 29 December 1917
FatherWilliam Schurman b. 20 Mar 1793, d. 4 Apr 1855
MotherMary Maxfield b. 12 Sep 1798
Last Edited5 Mar 2006
(Witness) AdoptionWilliam Schurman witnessed the adoption of Ella Botts Schurman
Birth*William Schurman was born on 26 May 1833 in Sherbrooke, Prince County, Prince Edward Island, Canada
He was the son of William Schurman and Mary Maxfield
Death*William Schurman died on 29 December 1917 in Kentville, Nova Scotia, Canada, at age 84. 

Family

Loretta Gould b. 22 September 1844, d. 14 January 1911
Children

William Schurman

M, b. 10 November 1817, d. 22 September 1880
FatherJohn Schurman b. 1796, d. 19 Oct 1864
MotherPhoebe Mcmonagle Hewson b. 1797, d. 7 Jan 1828
Last Edited16 Apr 2001
Birth*William Schurman was born on 10 November 1817 in Prince Edward Island, Canada
He was the son of John Schurman and Phoebe Mcmonagle Hewson
Marriage*William Schurman married Elizabeth Sherman, daughter of John Sherman and Hannah Metcalf, on 29 September 1840. 
Death*William Schurman died on 22 September 1880 in Windham Hill, Cumberland County, Nova Scotia, Canada, at age 62. 

Family

Elizabeth Sherman b. 10 March 1824, d. 24 May 1901
Children

William Schurman1

M, b. 16 December 1836, d. 6 April 1925
FatherDavid Schurman b. 13 Feb 1806, d. 1 Apr 1857
MotherJanet Glover b. c 1818, d. 22 Mar 1872
ChartsDescendants of David Walker & Margaret Hetherington
Last Edited25 Jul 2012
Birth*William Schurman was born on 16 December 1836 in North Bedeque, Prince County, Prince Edward Island, Canada
He was the son of David Schurman and Janet Glover
Marriage*William Schurman married Elizabeth Cotton, daughter of William Cotton and Jane Huestis, on 28 April 1883 in Charlottetown, Queens County, Prince Edward Island, Canada
Death*William Schurman died on 6 April 1925 in North Bedeque, Prince County, Prince Edward Island, Canada, at age 88. 
Burial*He was buried in Church of Scotland Cemetery, Wilmot Valley, Prince County, Prince Edward Island, Canada, 46.39703,-63.70862. Stone 84.
Inscription: FATHER / William Schurman / Dec. 16, 1886 / Apr. 6, 1925 | MOTHER / Elizabeth Cotton / Oct. 14, 1850 / June 24, 1943.1
Tombstone, William Schurman (1886-1925), his wife Elizabeth Cotton (1850-1943). Wilmot Valley Cemetery, Prince County, Prince Edward Island, Canada.

Family

Elizabeth Cotton b. 14 October 1850, d. 24 June 1943
Children

Citations

  1. [S7225] Cemetery Marker, William Schurman Marker Inscription; read by David A. Walker, 25 June 2012.

William Alden Schurman

M, b. 26 July 1900
FatherJohn Hyatt Schurman b. 13 Feb 1863, d. 2 Nov 1943
MotherHarriet Cook b. 18 Feb 1864, d. 13 Feb 1951
ChartsDescendants of David Walker & Margaret Hetherington
Last Edited15 Aug 2002
Name-ComWilliam Alden Schurman is commonly known as Alden Schurman.1 
Note*Alden and Esther had no children. Alden is an electrician by trade. He and Esther lived in Chicago until 1947. Then they moved to Beaverton Oregon. Their address, 1971, is R.R. 1, Box 1164, Beaverton, Oregon.2 
Birth*He was born on 26 July 1900 in Walhalla, Pembina County, North Dakota, U.S.A..1,2 
He was the son of John Hyatt Schurman and Harriet Cook
Marriage*William Alden Schurman married Esther Axelsen, daughter of Ole Peter Axelsen and Christina Helen Petersen, on 17 August 1929 in Chicago, Dupage County, Illinois.2 

Family

Esther Axelsen b. 12 October 1902

Citations

  1. [S1234] Kathy Sheehan, Family records, Personal files.
  2. [S362] Harold Cairns, Electronic Family File, Stanley Bridge, Prince Edward Island.

William Allison Schurman

M, b. 30 June 1906, d. 8 December 1911
FatherArthur Seaman Schurman b. 28 Apr 1864, d. 11 Jan 1953
MotherAnnie Adelia Copp b. 5 Apr 1869, d. 26 Jan 1948
Last Edited16 Apr 2001
Birth*William Allison Schurman was born on 30 June 1906 in Amherst, Cumberland County, Nova Scotia, Canada
He was the son of Arthur Seaman Schurman and Annie Adelia Copp
Death*William Allison Schurman died on 8 December 1911 in Amherst, Cumberland County, Nova Scotia, Canada, at age 5. 

William Cale Schurman

M, b. 16 December 1810, d. 28 September 1892
FatherCaleb Schurman b. 20 Apr 1782, d. 25 Mar 1855
MotherMary Polly Lefurgey b. 9 Feb 1790, d. 12 Jul 1872
ChartsDescendants of John Robins & Mary Hooper
Last Edited24 Feb 2011
Birth*William Cale Schurman was born on 16 December 1810 in Central Bedeque, Prince County, Prince Edward Island
He was the son of Caleb Schurman and Mary Polly Lefurgey
Marriage LicenseWilliam Cale Schurman obtained a marriage license on 19 January 1830 in Prince County, Prince Edward Island; William Schurman /B/ and Mary Craig /S/ both of Malpeque, to the Rev. W.W. Walker.1 
Marriage*He married Mary Craig, daughter of John Craig and Ann Robins, on 21 January 1830 in St. Eleanors, Prince County, Prince Edward Island
Death*William Cale Schurman died on 28 September 1892 in Acadia Mines, Nova Scotia, Canada, at age 81. 

Family

Mary Craig b. circa 1811, d. 23 December 1892
Children

Citations

  1. [S3913] PEIGS, translator, "Marriage Books 1824-1831" ( PARO, Public Archives and Records Office of Prince Edward Island, Charlottetown, Queens County, Prince Edward Island, Canada, 46.23533,-63.12547). Hereinafter cited as "Marriage Books 1824-1831."

William Charles Schurman

M, b. 13 February 1940, d. 13 February 1940
FatherHerbert Bell Schurman b. 18 Jun 1911, d. 24 May 2001
MotherElla Layton Rogers b. 2 Dec 1913, d. 5 Oct 1997
ChartsDescendants of John Townsend & Catherine Abel
Last Edited24 Nov 2010
Death*William Charles Schurman died on 13 February 1940 in Prince County, Prince Edward Island, Canada
Birth*He was born on 13 February 1940 in Summerside, Prince County, Prince Edward Island, Canada
He was the son of Herbert Bell Schurman and Ella Layton Rogers

William Clarence Schurman

M, b. 17 August 1899
FatherFrederick Robert Schurman b. 6 Jul 1870, d. 14 May 1944
MotherFannie Belle Bohannon b. 5 Sep 1873, d. 10 Feb 1955
Last Edited16 Apr 2001
Birth*William Clarence Schurman was born on 17 August 1899 in Lancaster, Kansas, U.S.A.
He was the son of Frederick Robert Schurman and Fannie Belle Bohannon
Marriage*William Clarence Schurman married Ida Sophie Larson, daughter of John Severin Larson and Ingeborg Jacobson, on 2 June 1923 in Horton, Kansas, U.S.A.

Family

Ida Sophie Larson b. 21 July 1897

William Cotton Schurman

M, b. 17 July 1887, d. 8 September 1970
FatherWilliam Schurman b. 16 Dec 1836, d. 6 Apr 1925
MotherElizabeth Cotton b. 14 Oct 1850, d. 24 Jun 1943
ChartsDescendants of David Walker & Margaret Hetherington
Last Edited25 Jul 2012
Birth*William Cotton Schurman was born on 17 July 1887 in North Bedeque, Prince County, Prince Edward Island, Canada
He was the son of William Schurman and Elizabeth Cotton
Marriage*William Cotton Schurman married first Anna Myrtle Leard, daughter of Frederick Holland Leard and Harriet Ella Beatrice Wright, on 12 October 1914 in Summerside, Prince County, Prince Edward Island, Canada
Marriage*William Cotton Schurman married second Florence Emlen Pridham, daughter of Jabez Pridham and Ada Jane Curtis, on 5 September 1942 in North Bedeque, Prince County, Prince Edward Island, Canada
Death*William Cotton Schurman died on 8 September 1970 in Charlottetown, Queens County, Prince Edward Island, Canada, at age 83. 
Burial*He was buried in Church of Scotland Cemetery, Wilmot Valley, Prince County, Prince Edward Island, Canada, 46.39703,-63.70859.
Inscription: SUB / CRUCE SALUS [Salvation Under the Cross] / In Loving Memory of / Wm. C. Schurman / 1887 - 1970 / Anna M. Leard / Wife of / William C. Schurman / 1889 - 1941 / The fleeting shadows / mark another hour of absence.1
Tombstone, William Cotton Schurman (1887-1970), his wife Anna M. Leard (1889-1941). Wilmot Valley Cemetery, Prince County, Prince Edward Island, Canada.
Front inscription detail.
Sundial on top of marker.

Family 1

Anna Myrtle Leard b. 10 August 1889, d. 6 August 1941
Children

Family 2

Florence Emlen Pridham b. 17 July 1884, d. 11 August 1965

Citations

  1. [S7226] Cemetery Marker, William Cotton Schurman Marker Inscription; read by David A. Walker, 25 June 2012.

William David Leard Schurman

M, b. 10 October 1923, d. 13 August 2011
FatherWilliam Cotton Schurman b. 17 Jul 1887, d. 8 Sep 1970
MotherAnna Myrtle Leard b. 10 Aug 1889, d. 6 Aug 1941
ChartsDescendants of David Walker & Margaret Hetherington
Last Edited4 Jul 2014
Birth*William David Leard Schurman was born on 10 October 1923 in Schurman's Point, North Bedeque, Prince County, Prince Edward Island, Canada.1 
He was the son of William Cotton Schurman and Anna Myrtle Leard
Death*William David Leard Schurman died on 13 August 2011 in Clearwater, Florida, U.S.A., at age 87.1 

Citations

  1. [S9297] Death Notices, The Island Register - Death Notices from Newspapers, Prince Edward Island. Hereinafter cited as The Island Register - Death Notices.

William Gordon Schurman

M, b. 31 March 1858, d. 8 February 1930
FatherCaleb Schurman b. 19 Apr 1823, d. 26 Jan 1893
MotherFrances Martha Wright b. 20 May 1830, d. 23 Oct 1908
Last Edited16 Apr 2001
Birth*William Gordon Schurman was born on 31 March 1858 in Lower Freetown, Prince County, Prince Edward Island, Canada
He was the son of Caleb Schurman and Frances Martha Wright
Marriage*William Gordon Schurman married Ada Baker Schurman, daughter of Robert Schurman and Lydia Gouldrup, on 3 March 1887 in Freetown, Prince County, Prince Edward Island, Canada
Death*William Gordon Schurman died on 8 February 1930 in Prince County, Prince Edward Island, Canada, at age 71. 

Family

Ada Baker Schurman b. 20 January 1859, d. 16 January 1955
Children

William Gordon Schurman

M, b. 25 April 1858, d. 21 January 1939
FatherJacob Schurman b. 13 Mar 1831, d. 26 May 1890
MotherMary Schurman Wright b. 25 Sep 1831, d. 29 Aug 1890
Last Edited16 Apr 2001
Birth*William Gordon Schurman was born on 25 April 1858 in South Scituate, Massachusetts, U.S.A.
He was the son of Jacob Schurman and Mary Schurman Wright
Marriage*William Gordon Schurman married Flora Ann Brown, daughter of John Brown and Christianna Campbell, on 25 January 1888 in Prince County, Prince Edward Island, Canada
Death*William Gordon Schurman died on 21 January 1939 in Charlottetown, Queens County, Prince Edward Island, Canada, at age 80. 

Family

Flora Ann Brown b. 20 January 1857, d. 16 October 1937
Children

William H. Schurman

M, b. 3 July 1867, d. 23 May 1869
FatherCaleb Schurman b. 22 Jul 1832, d. 2 May 1897
MotherEmeline A. Black b. 7 Jan 1832, d. 1901
ChartsDescendants of John Robins & Mary Hooper
Last Edited16 Apr 2001
Birth*William H. Schurman was born on 3 July 1867. 
He was the son of Caleb Schurman and Emeline A. Black
Death*William H. Schurman died on 23 May 1869 at age 1. 

William Henry Schurman1

M, b. 7 August 1861, d. 5 September 1946
FatherElijah Hyatt Schurman1 b. 10 Feb 1825, d. 18 Mar 1897
MotherHenriann Walker b. 15 Mar 1823, d. 19 Aug 1918
ChartsDescendants of David Walker & Margaret Hetherington
Last Edited1 Jun 2012
Birth*William Henry Schurman was born on 7 August 1861 in Sherbrooke, Prince County, Prince Edward Island.2,3 
He was the son of Elijah Hyatt Schurman and Henriann Walker.1 
BaptismWilliam Henry Schurman was baptized on 2 March 1862 in United Church, North Bedeque, Prince County, Prince Edward Island.1 
(Witness) Census HeadHouseholdHe was enumerated on the census of 1881 in the household of Elijah Hyatt Schurman in Lot 17, Prince County, Prince Edward Island, Canada; included in the household with Elijah (age 56) were his wife, Henriann Walker (age 57), their children, William (age 19), John (age 17), Emily Ellen (age 22), Henrietta (age 13), Jessamine (age 13) and Charlotte (age 15). Elijah was a farmer, William and John were farmer's sons. Emily Ellen, Henrietta and Jessamine were in school. The family religion was Presbyterian.4
Marriage*William Henry Schurman married first Eliza Minneta Leard, daughter of Lewis S. Leard and Sarah Clark, in 1886 in New London, Queens County, Prince Edward Island, William and Minnetta lived on his father's farm at Sherboroke, PEI, Canada. For a time they were in Roxbury, Massachusetts, USA, where William worked as a street car driver, but they soon returned to the Island. In 1901, William moved his family to Linkletter Rd. (a farming district near Summerside, PEI). William's second wife Amanda m(1) George Burke and had 6 children: Helen, Mabel, George, Myrtle, Jean and Fanny. William and Amanda had nochildren. (Extracted from William Schurman Loyalist.).2,5 
Marriage*William Henry Schurman married second Anna Amanda Gay in April 1900 in Summerside, Prince County, Prince Edward Island.2 
Death*William Henry Schurman died on 5 September 1946 in Linkletter Rd., Prince County, Prince Edward Island, Canada, at age 85.3 
Burial*He was buried in Peoples Cemetery, Summerside, Prince County, Prince Edward Island, Canada, 46.40518,-63.77657.
Inscription: Schurman / Elija Schurman / 1823-1895 / His wife / Henriann Walker / 1823-1919.
Back: Their children / Barbara 1853-1906 / Charlotte / 1865-1932 / Henrietta 1867-1893 / William H. 1861-1946 / Lena M. Steeves / 1877-1963.6
Tombstone, Elijah Hyatt Schurman (1825-1897), his wife Henriann Walker (1823-1919), their children Barbara (1853-1906), Charlotte (1865-1932), Henrietta (1867-1893), William H. (1861-1946) and Lena Maude (1877-1963). Peoples Cemetery, Summerside, Prince Edward Island, Canada.
Back inscription detail.

Family 1

Eliza Minneta Leard b. 16 January 1867, d. 8 November 1899
Children

Family 2

Anna Amanda Gay b. 27 December 1857, d. 13 April 1946

Citations

  1. [S7143] 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, (2 March1862, William Henry Schurman). Hereinafter cited as Baptism Index, PARO.
  2. [S362] Harold Cairns, Electronic Family File, Stanley Bridge, Prince Edward Island.
  3. [S1234] Kathy Sheehan, Family records, Personal files.
  4. [S7141] 1881 digital image from microfilm, Library & Archives Canada, 395 Wellington St., Ottawa, Ontario, Canada, Library & Archives Canada Library & Archives Canada Roll C_13162, page 54, family No. 214, Elijah Schurman.
  5. [S129] Ross Graves William Schurman Loyalist of Bedeque Prince Edward Island and His Descendants, Vols. 1 & 2 (Summerside: M.F. Schurman Co. Ltd., 1973). Hereinafter cited as William Schurman Loyalist of Bedeque.
  6. [S1286] Cemetery Marker Elijah Hyatt Schurman & Henriann Walker, Henriann Walker Cemetery Marker Transcription; David A. Walker, 21 August 2001.

William Herbert Schurman

M, b. February 1866, d. July 1935
FatherAmos Schurman b. c 1836
MotherJane Baxter
ChartsDescendants of John Robins & Mary Hooper
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 Edited12 Dec 2006
Birth*William Herbert Schurman was born in February 1866 in River Philip, Cumberland County, Nova Scotia, Canada
He was the son of Amos Schurman and Jane Baxter
Marriage*William Herbert Schurman married Hannah Alice Slocum, daughter of Daniel Palmer Slocum and Susan Olivia Stillwell, on 7 November 1894 in Wakefield, Middlesex County, Massachusetts, U.S.A.
Death*William Herbert Schurman died in July 1935 in Reading, Middlesex County, Massachusetts, U.S.A., at age 69. 

Family

Hannah Alice Slocum b. 6 September 1875, d. 1 July 1959
Children