ST. JOHN   COUNTY

These trees begin in or focus upon St. John County.   Unless indicated, all place names are in St. John County



Alexander Cameron M'Eachern was born December 12, 18693,8 in St. John and died June 7, 19503 in St. John.   He married Katherine Alberta Friars on July 3, 18912 in St. John Co.   Katherine, a.k.a. Bertha, was born March 10, 18713,8 in St. John and died January 9, 19373 in St. John.   They resided on Main St. in St. John and had the following children:

* Information from Judy Vallier

Alexander M'Eachern was born about 18872 in Inverness, Scotland.   He married Jessie Madeline Marshall on September 10, 19132 in St. John.   Jessie was born April 18912,3 in Scotland and died January 2, 19583 in St. John.   They resided on St. Patrick Street in St. John where Donald was a police constable with the CPR railway.   They had the following children:

John M'Eachran was born November 7, 18477 in Ireland and came to Canada in 1853.   His wife Annie MacKenzie was born December 20, 18543 in PEI and died August 27, 19343 in St. John.   They resided at 201 Westmorland St. in St. John (1911) and had the following children:

John Duncan M'Eachran was born January 27, 18612,7 in St. John and died about 1939.   He married:

  1. Elizabeth Corrigan.   She was born February 22, 18637 in New Brunswick and died March 1902.   They resided in St. John and had the following children:
    • Charles was born April 14, 18817 and died April 28, 19303.   He married Minnie Loretta Cusack on June 30, 19162 in St. John.   Minnie was born October 15, 18771 in South Bay
    • John Duncan was born November 16, 18847 in NB
    • Angus Vernon was born December 14, 18852,7 in St. John.   He married Etta Hattie Mercer on August 20, 19102 in St. John.   Etta was born about 18832 in St. John.  They moved to Winnipeg, Manitoba
    • William was born August 16, 18871,2,7 in St. John.   He married Myrtle Blanche Wheaton on October 1, 19132 in St. John.   Myrtle was born about 18882 in St. John.   They resided in St. John and had the following children:
      • Gertrude Louise was born May 19, 19151,2 in St. John.   She married Harold Clinton Arbo on October 1, 19372 in St. John.   Harold was born about 19172 in St. John
      • Gerald Lawrence was born April 30, 19171 in St. John
    • James Alexander was born January 9, 18921,2,7,10 in St. John.   He married Nellie Oram on November 29, 19162 in St. John.   Nellie was born August 17, 18931,2 in St. John and died October 29, 196211 in St. John.   James worked for the railway as a freight porter.   They had the following children:
      • Vera Beurle was born about 19232 in St. John.   She married:
        1. Harold Archibald Kenny on January 22, 19432 at Douglas Avenue Christian Church in St. John.   Harold was born about 19232 in Lower Argyle, Nova Scotia and died before 1947
        2. Herbert Milton Stuart on July 12, 19472 at Church of Christ in St. John.   He was born about 19242 in Lord's Cove, Charlotte Co.
      • James Gilbert was born about December 19262 in St. John.   He married Mary Alice Harding on August 20, 19492 at Douglas Ave. Christian Church in St. John.   Mary was born about September 19282 in Lower Argyle, Nova Scotia
    • Robert was born September 8, 18931,7 and died September 21, 19153 in St. John Co.   He was employed by the Inter Colonial Railway.
    • Ethel was born January 12, 18951,7 in St. John.   She married William Henry McEachern (above)
    • George Edgar was born March 28, 18971,7,15 in Lancaster.   He married Ida May Brenton on March 6, 19162 in Amherst, Cumberland Co., Nova Scotia.    Ida was born July 6, 18992,3,15 in Amherst, Cumberland Co., Nova Scotia and died August 9, 19623 in St. John.   They resided in Amherst, then removed to St. John and had the following children:
      • Vivian Doris was born February 13, 191712,15 in Amherst, Cumberland Co., NS and died January 23, 200812 in St. John.   She married John Thomas Cornfield on ??   John was born October 1, 19141,12 in St. John and died June 15, 201012 in St. John
      • John Frederick was born in St. John and died Janaury 17, 200512 in Rothsay.   He married:
        1. Elizabeth Mabel Humphrey on October 14, 19582 in Quispamsis, Kings Co.   Elizabeth was born about 19332 in St. John
        2. Deborah E. Briggs
      • Edgar was born about 192015 in Amherst, Cumberland Co., NS
      • Phyllis Audrey was born January 14, 19273 in St. John and died February 1, 19413 at the Provincial Hospital in Lancaster, in which she was a resident for seven years.   Cause of death; Pulmonary Tuberculosis
      • Irma J. was born June 16, 19313 in St. John and died May 1, 19343 at St. John General Hospital.   Cause of death; Tuberculosis
      • Iris June was born about 19312 in St. John.   She married James Frederick Pattman on July 11, 19492 in St. John.   James was born about 19202 in St. John
      • Marilyn Joyce was born about 19332 in St. John.   She married Ralph Murray Gates on December 18, 19522 at Douglas Avenue Christian Church in St. John.   Ralph was born about 19282 in St. John
      • Dawn Marie was born about 19362 in St. John.   She married:
        1. Donald Gray Townsend on October 10, 19542 at St. Anne's Church in St. John.   Donald was born about 19352 in Lancaster
        2. Robert Doull about 196612.   Robert was born August 7, 192712 in Moncton, Westmorland Co. and died December 17, 201112 in St. John.
  2. Sarah Diblee on April 1, 19132 in St. John.   Sarah, widow Sellers, was born about 18632 in Guysborough, Nova Scotia

Joseph M'Eachern was born December 18356,7,8 in Summerside, Prince Co., PEI and died July 14, 19253 in St. John Co.   His wife, Catherine Hanley was born about 1841 in Upper Baie du Vin, Northumberland Co. and died May 12, 1898 in St. John.   They resided in St. John where Joseph was employed in a 'rolling mill'.   They had the following children:


  Provincial Archives of New Brunswick also has the following records which indicate that these individuals were residing in St. John County

BIRTHS


MARRIAGES
DEATHS
*   These records do not indicate whether the females are married or single



New Brunswick

SOURCES

  1. Birth Registration
  2. Marriage Registration
  3. Death Registration
  4. 1851 Census of New Brunswick
  5. 1881 Census of Canada
  6. 1891 Census of Canada
  7. 1901 Census of Canada
  8. 1911 Census of Canada
  9. Provincial Archives of New Brunswick
  10. Library & Archives Canada
  11. Daniel F. Johnson Collection
  12. Newspaper Obituary
  13. 1930 Census of USA
  14. 1940 Census of USA
  15. 1921 Census of Canada




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