VICTORIA   COUNTY

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


I remember talking to one MacEachern researcher and she said that you could stand in downtown Bolsover and pick up a stone, close your eyes and spin around three or four times then throw the stone and you would hit a MacEachern

Angus M'Eachern was born May 24, 187711 in Victoria Co.   His wife Annie was born March 16, 188111 in Victoria Co.   They had the following children:


Archibald M'Eachern was born about 18316 in Scotland.   His wife Catherine was born about 18456 in Scotland.   They resided in Eldon and had the following children:


Dougald M'Eachern was born about 18083,5,6,7,8 in Isle of Mull, Scotland and died August 14, 18913 Eldon.   Cause of death: ...kicked by a colt.   His wife Ann McAlpine was born in 18215,6,7 in Scotland and died before 1891.   They had the following children:

*Source: Susan Galloway

Farquhar M'Eachern was born about 176316 in Argyleshire, Scotland, came to Canada in 183017 and died May 31, 185816 in Victoria Co.    He married Margaret Ferguson on January 4, 17922,* in County Argyll Bowmare and Kilarrow, Islay, Scotland.  She was born about 177316 in Argyleshire, Scotland and died January 13, 183216 in Victoria Co.    They had the following children:

* Source: Susan Galloway
# Source: Anne Hayman

Hector M'Eachern was born December 25, 18323,9 in Scotland, came to Canada in 18409 and died October 13, 19043 in Woodville.   His wife Ann was born April 2, 18403,9 in Victoria Co.   They resided in Victoria Co. and had the following children:

* Source: Susan Galloway

Hugh M'Eachern was born about 18063,7 in Isle of Mull, Scotland and died September 20, 18873 in Eldon.   His wife Elizabeth McAlpine was born about 18137 in Scotland.   They resided in Eldon and had the following children:


John M'Eachern was born in Mull, Scotland.   He married Christie McPhail.   They emigrated to Canada in 18359 and settled in Fenelon.   They had the following children:

John M'Eachern was born about 18162 or 18217 in Scotland.   He married Maria Williamson on   April 26, 18642 in Eldon.   Maria was born about 18282 in Scotland and died February 13, 1899* in ?.   The resided in Eldon Township and had the following children:

* Source: Susan Galloway

John M'Eachern was born about 18197,8,16 in Scotland and died November 4, 189616.   He married Sarah Keith.   She was born December 25, 18222,3,7,8,9 in Scotland and died May 20, 19013,16. They had the following children:

Laughlin was born about 18482 in Eldon Township.   He married Minnie Shields on October 7, 18982 in Beaverton.   She was born September 2, 18753 in Eldon and died August 17, 19303 in Thorah Township, Ontario Co.

Lachlin M'Eachern was born 183511 in Victoria Co.   His wife Ellen was born June 4, 18469 in Scotland.   They resided in Eldon Township and had the following children:

Laughlin M'Eachern was born March 18412,8,9,11 in Scotland and came to Canada in 18599.   He married Christina Stewart on August 9, 18642 in Ontario Co.   Christina was born April 2, 18482,3,8,9,21 in Ontario and died February 18, 19263 in Oshawa.   Laughlin worked for the railway as a foreman.   They resided at 93 Athol St. East, Oshawa (1926) and had the following children:

Malcolm M'Eachern was born about 18236,16 in Scotland and died February 8, 189016 in Woodville.   He married Catherine McInnis in Scotland.   She was born June 13, 18343,9,16 in Scotland and died June 13, 19143,16 in Woodville.   They had the following children:

Malcolm M'Eachern was born about 18063,5,16,17 in Mull, Argyleshire, Scotland and died May 27, 18843,16 in Eldon.   His wife Euphema McIntyre was born about 18205,16 in Scotland and died October 31, 187416 in Eldon.    They resided in Eldon and had the following children:

Ronald M'Eachern was born 179417 in Islay, Scotland, came to Canada in 1845, and died in 186517.   His wife Rachel Campbell was born about 180017 and died 184417.   They resided in Woodville and had the following children:

William M'Eachern was born about 18779 in Ontario.   His wife Jennie was born October 2, 18779 in Scotland and arrived in Canada in 1880.   They resided in Eldon Township



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SOURCES

  1. Birth Registration
  2. Marriage Registration
  3. Death Registration
  4. 1851 Census Upper Canada
  5. 1861 Census 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. 1916 Census of Canada
  13. Library & Archives Canada
  14. Commonwealth War Graves Commission
  15. C.E.F. Burial Register
  16. Gravestone Inscription
  17. A Dictionary of Scottish Emigrants to Canada Before Confederation - Volume 1
  18. A Dictionary of Scottish Emigrants to Canada Before Confederation - Volume 2
  19. A Dictionary of Scottish Emigrants to Canada Before Confederation - Volume 3
  20. Newspaper Obituary / article
  21. 1921 Census of Canada

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