HALIFAX   COUNTY

These trees beginin or focus upon Halifax County.   Unless indicated, all place names are in Halifax County



Alexander M'Eachen was born 18677 in England.   His wife Alice was born 18577 in England.   They resided in Halifax and had the following children:

Sources include * Paul Diekelmann

Archibald M'Eachern was born about 18562 in Cape Breton.   He married Catherine Murray on September 29, 18912 in Halifax.   Catherine was born about 18632 in Cape Breton.   They resided in Halifax and had the following children:

Daniel M'Eachern was born in Scotland.   His wife Isabella McLarren was born in Pictou Co.   They resided in East Boston and had the following children:

Daniel M'Eachern was born about 18832 in Sydney, Cape Breton Co.   He married Mary Walsh on July 4, 19072 in Halifax.   Mary was born January 27, 18872,8 in Tangier.   They resided in Tangier and had the following children:

Daniel M'Eachern was born about 18362,6 in Scotland and died before 1901.   He married:

  1. Unknown.   They resided in Pictou Co. and had the following children:
    • John was born about 18626 in NS
    • Alexander was born about 18656 in NS
    • Daniel was born about 18676 in NS
    • Albert was born about 18696 in NS
  2. Christine Ellen McLean on December 21, 18702,6 in Halifax.   Christy was born July 20, 18452,6,8 in NS.   They resided in Halifax where Daniel was a Ship's Captain, they had the following children:
    • James was born October 20, 18716,8 in NS
    • Lawrence was born November 2, 18736,8 in Pictou.   He married Minnie J. McEachern on June 5, 19002 in Halifax.   She was born about 1868 in Halifax2
    • Bessie was born March 31, 18786,8 in NS
    • Violet was born May 26, 18808 in NS
    • Maggie was born July 12, 18848 in NS
    • Jennie was born June 22, 18878 in NS

Daniel M'Eachern was born October 9, 18822,3,7,9 in L'Ardoise, Richmond Co. and died May 28, 19343 in Halifax.   He married Annie E. Bourke on January 12, 19092 in Halfax.   Annie was born January 18852, in River Bourgeois, Richmond Co.   They resided at 112 Lower Water St., Halifax and had the following children:

Dougald M'Eachern was born about 18367 in PEI.   He married Catherine Weatherbie in 1856 in PEI.   Catherine was born about 18417 in PEI.   They resided in Bedford where Dougald was a blacksmith, they had the following children:

Duncan M'Eachern was a sailor.   He married Margaret.   They resided in Halifax and had the following children:

Hugh M'Eachern was born in NS.   He married Bridget.   They resided in Sheet Harbour and had the following children:

James M'Eachern was born August 19, 18653,8,9 in Halifax and died January 9, 19393 in Hammonds Plains.   He married Martha Melvin on October 25, 18922 in Bedford.   She was born July 1, 18701,3,8,9 in Hammomds Plains and died June 18, 19433 in Halifax.   They resided in Halifax where James was a moulder and removed to Windsor, Hants Co. before 1909.   They had the following children:

John M'Eachern was born May 22, 18637,8 in Halifax.   He married Mary Jane Campbell on December 15, 18862 in Pictou, Pictou Co.   She was born August 1, 18637,8 in New Glasgow, Pictou Co. and died December 6, 191710 in the Halifax Explosion.   They resided on Richmond St. in Halifax where John was a brakeman on the Intercolonial Railway, they had the following children:


It is my belief that Sydney and John are adopted as the 1891 census has their last name as Stuart - Ian

Lauchlin A. M'Eachern was born in Mayfield, Pictou Co.   He married Margaret Josephine Richards.   They resided in Dartmouth and had the following children:

Ronald M'Eachern was born February 16, 18487,8,9 in Cape Breton and died November 16, 19243,13 in Boutiliers Point.    He married Julia Ellen Misner on November 11, 18812 in Halifax.   She was born May 24, 18563,7,8,9,13 in Black Point3 and died April 11, 19353,13 in Boutiliers Point.    They resided in Ingram Road where Ronald was a farmer, they had the following children:

Unknown M'Eachern was born ??.   His wife was born ??.   They resided in ??.   They had the following children:

Unknown M'Eachern was born ??.   His wife Mary was born ??.   They resided at 3 Bedford Row in Halifax.   They had the following children:

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SOURCES

  1. Birth Registration
  2. Marriage Registration
  3. Death Registration
  4. 1851 Census of Canada East
  5. 1871 Census of Canada
  6. 1881 Census of Canada
  7. 1891 Census of Canada
  8. 1901 Census of Canada
  9. 1911 Census of Canada
  10. Provincial Archives of Nova Scotia
  11. Library & Archives Canada
  12. Commonwealth War Graves Commission
  13. Gravestone Inscription
  14. C.E.F. Burial Register
  15. Find A Grave




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