BRUCE   COUNTY

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


Donald M'Eachern was born about 18318 in Scotland.   His wife Esther was born about 18538 in Ontario.   They resided in Tiverton Township and had the following children:


David M'Eachern was born June 18, 18457,8,13 in Ontario and died 19233 in St. Clair, St. Clair Co., Michigan, USA.   He married Margaret McLeod on ??.   She was born May 11, 18507,8,13 in Brampton, Peel Co. and died December 29, 19443 in St. Clair, St. Clair Co., Michigan, USA.   They resided in Paisley and removed to Port Huron, St. Clair Co., Michigan, USA in 190413.   They had the following children:


Finlay M'Eachern was born September 20, 18216,9 in Scotland and died September 16, 19083 in Elderslie Township.   He arrived in Canada in 1862.   He married Janet Eva McKinnon on May 4, 18522 in Jura, Argyleshire, Scotland.   Janet was born August 12, 18336,9,11 in Colosay, Scotland and arrived with Finlay.   She died December 18, 19133.   They had the following children:


John M'Eachern was born July 7, 18498 on the ocean enroute to Canada and died May 23, 19213 in Wiarton.   His wife Sarah Mole was born December 2, 18488 in Ontario and died June 5, 19213 in Wiarton.   John was a farmer and they had the following children:


John M'Eachern was born January 27, 18573,9 in Islay, Argyleshire, Scotland and died December 31, 19333 in Wiarton.   He came to Canada in 1864.   He married Elizabeth M. Rogers on September 7, 18812 in Mount Forest, Wellington Co.   Elizabeth was born August 25, 18649 in Mount Forest.   John was a Section Foreman for the Grand Trunk Railway and they had the following children: Source information # from Marilyn Friedman nee Wigle. Thank you Marilyn.


Malcolm M'Eachern was born 18077,14 in Colonsay, Argyleshire, Scotland and died December 17, 189114 in Elderslie.   He married Mary Galbraith on May 10, 18382 in Jura, Argyle, Scotland.   Mary was born 18192,7,14 in the Isle of Lewis, Scotland and died September 24, 188114 in Elderslie.   They resided in Elderslie and had the following children:


Roderick M'Eachran was born February 188510 in Ontario.   His wife Minnie was born January 189310 in Ontario.  






Ontario

SOURCES


  1. Birth Registration
  2. Marriage Registration
  3. Death Registration
  4. 1851 Census of Upper Canada
  5. 1861 Census of Upper Canada
  6. 1871 Census of Canada
  7. 1881 Census of Canada
  8. 1891 Census of Canada
  9. 1901 Census of Canada
  10. 1911 Census of Canada
  11. 1916 Census of Alberta
  12. Library & Archives Canada
  13. 1910 U.S. Census
  14. Gravestone Inscription
  15. 1921 Census of Canada
  16. Newspaper Obituary / Announcement


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