Person:Benjamin Stewart (22)

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Benjamin Stewart
 
m. abt 1853
  1. Charles B. Stewartabt 1854 -
  2. Alfred Stewartabt 1856 - abt 1949
  3. Mary Jane Stewart1858 -
  4. Willis Stewart1861 - 1950
  5. Benjamin Stewart1863 -
  6. William H. Stewartabt 1866 - 1887
  7. John Ernest Stewartabt 1868 - 1891
m. 24 Sep 1890
  1. Robert Edwards Stewart1891 - 1985
  2. Laura May Stewart1894 - 1992
  3. John Russell Stewart1896 - 1973
Facts and Events
Name Benjamin Stewart
Gender Male
Birth[1][2][3] 12 Dec 1863 Haldimand Twp, Northumberland County, Ontario, Canada
Occupation[2][4][5][10] farmer
Marriage 24 Sep 1890 Campbellford, Northumberland County, Ontario, Canadain a Methodist Church
to Ona Olive Edwards
Living[6] 1926
References
  1. Ontario, Northumberland County, Haldimand Twp, in Canada. 1871 Census of Canada. (Ottawa, Ontario, Canada: Library and Archives Canada).

    John Stewart, age 49, born in Ireland, farmer
    Mary Ann Stewart, age 47, born in Ireland
    Charles Stewart, age 16, born in Ont.
    Alfred Stewart, age 15, born in Ont.
    Mary Stewart, age 13, born in Ont.
    Willis Stewart, age 11, born in Ont.
    Benjamin Stewart, age 8, born in Ont.
    William H Stewart, age 5, born in Ont.
    John Stewart, age 3, born in Ont.
    Catherine Quinn, age 40, born in Ireland, R. C., servant
    all except Catherine Quinn are W[esleyan] M[ethodist]

  2. 2.0 2.1 Ontario, Northumberland County, Haldimand Twp, in Canada. 1901 Census of Canada. (Ottawa, Ontario, Canada: Library and Archives Canada).

    Bengeman Stewart, born Dec 12 1863 (age 38), farmer
    wife: Ona O Stewart, born Dec 13 1868 (age 33)
    son: Robert E. Stewart, born Aug 12 1891 (age 10)
    daughter: Louran Stewart, born Apr 17 1895 (age 6)
    son: J Russell Stewart, born Dec 23 1896 (age 4)
    domestic: Lizzey Frost, born Aug 19 1887 (age 14) in England, immigrated in 1899, English Church
    all except Lizzey Frost born in rural O[ntario] and Methodist

  3. Northumberland County, 1921, registration #017002, in Ontario, Canada. Ontario, Canada Marriages, 1801-1928. (Toronto, Ontario, Canada: Archives of Ontario).

    groom: Reginald Arthur Pike, bachelor, age 29, born in Great Yarmouth, Eng, living in Wooster Ohio, med. student, Presbyterian, son of Benjamin Pike (born in Great Yarmouth Eng) and Jessie Snell
    bride: Laura May Stewart, spinster, age 27, born in Baltimore, living in Baltimore, housekeeper, Methodist, daughter of Benjamin Stewart (born in Haldimand Tp) and Ona Edwards
    married: 15th day of June 1921 in Cobourg, Ont., Haldimand Tp, County of Northumberland

  4. Robert Edwards Stewart and Florence May Berry, certified copy of marriage registration no. MXC 221907 (1922),.

    groom: Robert Edward Stewart, bachelor, age 30, teacher, living in Baltimore, Ontario, Canada, son of Benjamin Stewart (farmer)
    bride: Florence May Berry, spinster, age 21, living at 550 Whalley New Road, Blackburn, daughter of William Lee Berry (cotton mill manager)
    married: August 2nd 1922 at S. Michael's Church, in the Parish of Blackburn in the County of Blackburn, according to the Rites and Ceremonies of the Established Church by Licence, in the presence of Robert Fletcher Norris, Elizabeth Berry, Elizabeth Ann Clarke

  5. Family records.

    He inherited half of his father's land in Ontario.

  6. Robert E. Stewart, The Life Story of Robert Edwards Stewart (Calgary, Alberta, Canada: self-published, 1974), page 26.
  7.   Ontario, Northumberland County, Haldimand Twp, in Canada. 1881 Census of Canada. (Ottawa, Ontario, Canada: Library and Archives Canada).

    John Steward, age 59, born in Ireland, farmer
    Mary Ann Steward, age 56, born in Ireland
    Charles B Steward, age 26, born in O[ntario], farmer
    Alfred Steward, age 24, born in O[ntario], farmer
    Mary Steward, age 22, born in O[ntario]
    Willis Steward, age 20, born in O[ntario]
    Benjamin Steward, age 18, born in O[ntario]
    William H Steward, age 15, born in O[ntario]
    John E Steward, age 13, born in O[ntario]
    Sarah Higgins, age 37, born in Ireland
    Catharine Finley, age 21, born in Scotland, servant
    all C. Meth.

  8.   Ontario, Northumberland County, Haldimand Twp, in Canada. 1891 Census of Canada. (Ottawa, Ontario, Canada: Library and Archives Canada).

    John Stewart, age 69, born in Ireland (both parents born in Ireland), farmer
    wife: Mary Ann Stewart, age 66, born in Ireland (both parents born in Ireland)
    son: Benjamin Stewart, age 28, born in Ontario, farmer
    daughter[-in-law]: Ona Stewart, age 23, born in Ontario (both parents born in Ireland)
    domestic: Cassie Riggs, age 19, born in Ontario (both parents born in Ireland), servant
    domestic: Laban Hudson, age 22, born in Ontario (both parents born in Ontario), farm labourer
    all Methodist

  9.   Ontario, Northumberland County, Haldimand Twp, in Canada. 1911 Census of Canada. (Ottawa, Ontario, Canada: Library and Archives Canada).

    Benjamin Stewart, born Dec 1862 (age 48), farmer
    wife: Ona Stewart, born Dec 1867 (age 43)
    son: Robert Stewart, born Aug 1891 (age 19), student
    daughter: Laura Stewart, born Apr 1894 (age 17), student
    daughter [sic]: Russell Stewart, born Dec 1896 (age 14)
    all born in O[ntario], all Methodist

  10. He inherited half of his father's land in Ontario.