SIMCOE   COUNTY

These trees begin in or focus upon Simcoe County.   Unless indicated, all place names are in Simcoe County.   The northern townships of Ontario County; Rama and Mara, were transferred to Simcoe County in the mid 1970s.



Alexander M'Eachern was born 174615 in Scotland and died October 25, 183315 in Oro.   His wife was born and died ???   They resided in Oro and had the following children:

Alexander M'Eachern was born August 18303,8 in Iona, Scotland and died November 13, 19093 in New Lowell.   He was a 'Fish & Vegetable Dealer' in New Lowell.   He married Mary McDonald on August 24, 18712 in Toronto, York Co.   She was born about 18512 in Scotland.   They had the following children:

Allen M'Eachern was born about 179415 or 179717 in Islay, Scotland and died April 30, 185715 in Nottawasaga.   He married:

  1. Marion McGregor about 181617 in Scotland.
  2. Sarah McGregor in Scotland.   She was born about 1798 in Scotland and died 1843 in Nottawasaga.   They had the following children:

Archibald M'Eachren was born about 18215 in Scotland.   He married Barbara Sinclair in 18545 in Ontario.   They resided in Oro Township and had the following children:

Sources: [1]

Archibald M'Eachern was born about 18318 in Scotland.   His wife Eliza was born 18378 in Ontario.   They resided in Collingwood Township and had the following children:


Archibald L. M'Eachern was born July 25, 18572,8,15 in Erin Twp. and died 194115.   He married Elizabeth Ann Miller on Janaury 29, 18862 in Erin Twp. She was born 18562,6,15 in Erin Twp. and died 191415. They had the following children:


* Source includes Michael D. McEachern

Archibald M'Eachern was born about 18882 in Kirkfield, Victoria Co.   He married Pearl Eaton on September 6, 19212 in Orillia.   She was born about 18992 in Toronto, York Co. and died August 4, 198120 in Orillia.   They resided in Orillia and had the following children:

Dougald M'Eachern was born about 18167 in Scotland and died October 27, 18973 in Village of Warrington.   His wife Margaret was born about 18237 in Scotland.   They resided in Nottawasaga Township and had the following children:


John M'Eachren was born about 179315,17 in Islay, Argyleshire, Scotland and died April 9, 184415 in Oro.    His wife Euphemia Darrach was born about 180715 in Argyleshire, Scotland and died March 8, 188215 in Oro.    They resided in Oro Township and had the following children:

Lachlin M'Eachern was born June 7, 188211 and died February 10, 1953.   He married Margaret Ann Wilson on April 3, 19072 in Collingwood.   Margaret was born November 15, 1884 in Toronto and died July 22, 1971.   They resided in Collingwood and had the following children:

Lorne M'Eachern was born November 18892,11 in Kirkfield, Victoria Co. He married Sophia Carr on August 27, 19082 in Orillia.   She was born June 18912,11 in Strong Township, Parry Sound District.   Lorne was a machinist in Orillia, they had the following children:

Malcolm M'Eachern was born October 15, 18409,11,13 in Argyleshire, Scotland and came to Canada in 1848 and died April 14, 19163,15 in Stayner.   He was a 'Butcher' by trade.   He married:

  1. Margaret McLean on March 9, 18652 in Vaughan Township, York Co.   She was born about 18412 in Vaughan Township, York Co. and died November 15, 189215 in Stayner.   They resided in Stayner and had the following children:
    • Catherine Sarah was born March 7, 18663 in Kleinburgh, York Co. and died September 21, 19363 in Toronto, York Co.   She married William Williams on January 22, 18962 in Stayner.   William was born about 18512 in Rawdon, Quebec
    • John M'Eachren was born October 31, 18679 in Vaughan Township, York Co.   He was a 'banker'.
    • William was born October 17, 187415 in Stayner and died February 28, 188615 in Stayner
    • Frederick James was born about 1877 in Stayner.   He married Christine Margineson on November 6, 19202 at Trinity Methodist Church in Toronto, York Co.   She was born about 18892 in Elora, Wellington Co.
    • Thomas Wylie was born October 26, 18791 in Stayner
    • Agnes Lena was born January 11, 18831,9 in Stayner.   She married Lanford Harper Lindsay on January 9, 19072 in Stayner.   He was born about 18712 in Collingwood.
  2. Susan Schell, (widow Brown), on March 15, 18992 in Stayner. She was born October 6, 18649,11,15 in Ontario and died April 8, 193415.   They resided in Stayner Township and had the following children:
    • Mabel Ann was born September 10, 188815 and died February 27, 189215
    • Charles Clinton Brown (step-son) was born October 28, 1890 in Simcoe Co.
    • Norman Schell was born April 10, 19031,15 in Simcoe Co. and died September 24, 19113,15 in Stayner

Sources: [1] [2] [3] [9] [11] [15]

Neil M'Eachern was born about 18175 in Scotland.   He married Elizabeth in 18475 in Scotland.   She was born about 18215 in Scotland.   They resided in Oro and had the following children:

Sources: [5]

Norman M'Eachern was born May 1886 in Ontario.   His wife Minnie was born December 1886 in Ontario.   They resided in Barrie and had the following children:

Sources: [11]

Thomas M'Eachern was born July 10, 18413,9 in New York, United States and died August 15, 19103,20 in Barrie.   He came to Canada in 1863.   He was a 'Railway Workman'.   He married:

  1. Ellen Campbell on November 28, 1872 in Barrie.   She was born June 28, 18479 in Ontario and died August 26, 190320 in Barrie.   They resided in Barrie and had the following children:
    • Neil was born February 187611 in Beaverton, Ontario Co.   He married Rosamond Bunker in 19072,20 in Barrie.   Rosamond was born April 23, 18781,11 in Barrie.   They resided at 22 McDonald St., Barrie and had the following children:
      • Mabel Irene was born December 14, 19021 in Barrie
      • Gladys was born April 14, 19041 in Barrie
      • Dorthy was born January 17, 19061 in Barrie
    • Alexander was born March 6, 18789 in Beaverton, Ontario Co.   He married Ethel Forbes on June 6, 19062,20 in Barrie.   She was born April 1886 in Barrie.   John was a brakeman with the Grand Trunk Railway.   They resided in Barrie and had the following children:
      • Gordon Lewis was born September 11, 1908
    • Thomas was born October 1, 18809 in Beaverton, Ontario Co
    • Nelly was born August 31, 18859 in Beaverton, Ontario Co
  2. Mary Jane Hunt, (widow Gilkin), on May 10, 1905 in Barrie.   She was born about 1840 in Thorton and died April 9, 19093 in Barrie.

Sources: [1] [2] [3] [9] [11]

Unknown M'Eachern was born ?? in Scotland.   He married Mary.   She was born June 10, 18299 in Scotland and came to Canada in 1854.   They resided in Nottawasaga Township and had the following children:

Sources: [9]

Unknown M'Eachern was born ??   His wife Rachel was born April 184411 in Scotland and came to Canada in 1863.   They resided on Cedar St. in Stayner and had the following children:

Sources: [11]



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. 1906 Census of Canada
  11. 1911 Census of Canada
  12. Library & Archives Canada
  13. Commonwealth War Graves Commission
  14. C.E.F. Burial Register
  15. Gravestone Inscription
  16. Dictionary of Scottish Emigrants to Canada before Confederation, Vol. 1
  17. Dictionary of Scottish Emigrants to Canada before Confederation, Vol. 2
  18. Dictionary of Scottish Emigrants to Canada before Confederation, Vol. 3
  19. 1921 Census of Canada
  20. Newspaper Announcement
  21. WWII Service Files of War Dead





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