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16. Azor6 WIXSON (child of Joshua5, Solomon4, Joshua3Wixam, Barnabas2, Robert1); born 5 Feb 1805 at British North America (Canada);[455],[169] baptized 4 Nov 1849 at First Baptist Church of Pickering & Whitchurch, Canada West (Ontario), British North America (Canada); as an adult, in a ceremony including cousin Joseph Jr;[119] married Jane Sorter circa 1836;[456] died 1864 at St. Clair Co., Michigan, United States of America.[169]

Azor bought his cousin Townsend's land on Con. 8, lot 18 in 1846.[457] He lived in 1850 at Con. 8, lot 16, Pickering Twp., Ontario Co., Canada West (Ontario), British North America (Canada).[193] He and Jane Sorter appeared on the census of 1851 at Pickering Twp., Ontario Co., Canada West (Ontario), British North America (Canada); where Azor (42) was a Canadian born farmer, Jane (32), Asa (14) labourer, George (12) and Rachel (born that year) were present. Their religion was Baptist. They lived in a one-story frame house.[458] In June 1851, Azor was recorded as still a member of the Claremont Baptist Church.[165] He lived in 1852 at Michigan, United States of America.[169] In 1855, Azor sells his property in Con. 8, lots 15 and 18.[302] "Azor died 'at the ditch' in front of the family home on Babcock Road..., of a massive heart attack."[459]

Jane SORTER was born circa 1819 at British North America (Canada).[460] It is not known if Jane Sorter (b.c.1819) was sister to Rebecca Sorter (b.c.1809), though their husbands were 1st cousins and living in Pickering Twp. and likely member of the same church at the same time.[308] As of June 1851, Jane was recorded as "ex" in the Claremont Baptist Church minute book. It is not know whether this meant she had moved away from the community (Azor was still a member), or was she excommunicated (this does not appear in the minutes).[165]

Children of Azor6 Wixson and Jane Sorter were as follows:

  • i. Mary7 Wixson;[461],[461] born 1832 at Pickering Twp., Ontario Co., Upper Canada (Ontario), British North America (Canada);[462] married John Brown.[463]

    Mary remained in Canada when her family left for Michigan.[464]

  • ii. Asa Wixson;[465],[465] born 20 Aug 1837 at Pickering Twp., Ontario Co., Upper Canada (Ontario), British North America (Canada).[466],[467]

    Asa travelled to the western U.S. and was not heard from again.[194]

  • iii. George Wixson;[468],[468] born 10 Aug 1839 at Pickering Twp., Ontario Co., Upper Canada (Ontario), British North America (Canada);[469],[186] married Catherine Campbell.[470]

    George served in Co. K, 22nd Michigan Infantry in the American Civil War.[194]

  • iv. Rachel Jane Wixson;[471],[471] born 19 May 1849 at Pickering Twp., Ontario Co., Canada West (Ontario), British North America (Canada);[472],[169] married James O'Connor 15 Oct 1865 at Sanilac Co., Michigan, United States of America;[473] died 6 Aug 1927 at age 78.[474]

    Rachel and James had 13 children, and several generations of descendants are known.[475]



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17. Ruth6 WIXSON (child of Joshua5, Solomon4, Joshua3Wixam, Barnabas2, Robert1); born 10 Jan 1807 at Pickering Twp., Ontario Co., Upper Canada (Ontario), British North America (Canada);[169] married Sylvanus Sharrard, son of James Wright Sharrard, circa 1828;[170] died 23 Feb 1900 at Claremont, Ontario Co., Ontario, Canada, at age 93.[169]

It was said that Ruth was the first child born of white parents in the northern part of Pickering Township, although her brother Azor, or cousin Solomon may have claim to that title.[476] Ruth joined the First Baptist Church of Pickering, newly formed by her father Joshua, 2 Sep 1821.[151] Upon the death of her husband, Sylvanus, Ruth moved into Claremont. She was known as "Grandma Sharrard", and taught Sunday School at the Claremont Baptist Church well into her eighties.[477]

Sylvanus SHARRARD[401] was born on 24 Nov 1805 at Upper Canada (Ontario), British North America (Canada).[169] He died on 20 Oct 1874 at Ontario, Canada, at age 68.[169]

Children of Ruth6 Wixson and Sylvanus Sharrard were as follows:

  • 27. i. Mary7 Sharrard, born circa 1829 at Pickering Twp., Ontario Co., Upper Canada (Ontario), British North America (Canada); married John Barry.

  • 28. ii. Rachel Sharrard, born circa 1831 at Pickering Twp., Ontario Co., Upper Canada (Ontario), British North America (Canada); married Peter Robiliard.

  • 29. iii. Abigale Sharrard, born between 1832 and 1835 at Upper Canada (Ontario), British North America (Canada); married Joseph Wixson Jr.

  • iv. Phoebe Sharrard;[401],[401] born circa 1833 at Pickering Twp., Ontario Co., Upper Canada (Ontario), British North America (Canada);[186] married (--?--) Madill.[185]

  • 30. v. Matilda Sharrard, born circa 1837 at Pickering Twp., Ontario Co., Upper Canada (Ontario), British North America (Canada); married John Maynard.



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18. Benjamin6 WIXSON (child of Joshua5, Solomon4, Joshua3Wixam, Barnabas2, Robert1); born 1 Mar 1820 at Pickering Twp., Ontario Co., Canada West (Ontario), British North America (Canada);[169] baptized 23 Feb 1851 at Claremont Baptist Church, Claremont, Ontario Co., Canada West (Ontario), British North America (Canada); as an adult, and wife his wife Mary;[119] married Mary Ellerthorpe 20 Nov 1840 at Pickering Twp., Ontario Co., Canada West (Ontario), British North America (Canada); where the wedding was announced through banns, and both were of Pickering Twp. Witnesses were Richard Jones and Rachel Wixson. Rev. Marsh presided;[478],[479] died 1 Oct 1876 at Cedar Springs, Kent Co., Michigan, United States of America, at age 56.[169]

Benjamin acquired land from his brother in 1844, Con. 7, lot 21's northern half.[480] He lived in 1850 at Con. 7, lot 20, Pickering Twp., Ontario Co., Canada West (Ontario), British North America (Canada).[193] He and Mary Ellerthorpe appeared on the census of 1851 at Pickering Twp., Ontario Co., Canada West (Ontario), British North America (Canada); where Benjamin was Canadian born, Baptist farmer (32). Wife Mary (30) born in England, Joseph (11), Sarah (9), William(7), Rachel (3), Joshua (b. 1851) were present. Also recorded was Benjamin's widowed mother Rachel (73), and Lemuel (22) a male labourer, and Jane Ellethorpe (18). The family lived in a 1½-story frame house, and the property included a 200-person stone Church of Scotland. Benjamin was occupying several farms: Con. 7, lots 19, 20 and 21, Con. 8 lot 16, and Con. 9 lot 17, totalling 521 acres.[481] In 1851, Benjamin and Mary moved to Michigan to join the majority of the Wixson family. Five more children were born (Mary J., John C., Thomas G., Anna Eliza, and Elizabeth), and of their 10 surviving children, several generations of descendants were recorded.[482] As of June 1851, Benjamin and Mary were recorded as "removed" from the Claremont Baptist Church, i.e. they had moved away from the community.[165] Banjamin sold his farm on Con. 7, lot 21.[480]

Mary ELLERTHORPE was born on 14 Mar 1822 at Co. Yorkshire, England.[483],[484] She was baptized on 23 Feb 1851 at Claremont Baptist Church, Claremont, Ontario Co., Canada West (Ontario), British North America (Canada); as an adult, and with her husband Benjamin.[165] She died on 28 Sep 1898 at Grand Rapids, Kent Co., Michigan, United States of America, at age 76.[485]

Children of Benjamin6 Wixson and Mary Ellerthorpe were as follows:

  • i. Joseph7 Wixson;[486],[487],[486],[487] born Oct 1841 at Pickering Twp., Ontario Co., Canada West (Ontario), British North America (Canada);[169],[488] died unmarried 31 Jul 1862 at age 20.[489]

  • ii. Sarah Wixson;[490],[490] born Aug 1843 at Canada West (Ontario), British North America (Canada);[491],[492] married (--?--) Shaw;[493] died 7 Oct 1919 at age 76.[494]

  • iii. William Wixson;[495],[495] born Oct 1845 at Canada West (Ontario), British North America (Canada);[496],[492] died 14 Mar 1856 at age 10.[492]

  • iv. (--?--) Wixson;[497],[497] born 10 Feb 1847;[498] died on his first day 10 Feb 1847.[498]

  • v. Rachel Ellen Wixson;[499],[486],[499],[486] born 14 Jul 1848 at Pickering Twp., Ontario Co., Canada West (Ontario), British North America (Canada);[500],[169] married John D. Johnson 10 Sep 1870;[493] died 24 Feb 1921 at South Bend, Indiana, United States of America, at age 72.[501]

  • vi. Joshua D. Wixson;[502],[502] born Oct 1851 at Pickering Twp., Ontario Co., Canada West (Ontario), British North America (Canada);[503],[504] died 1920.[498]



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19. Samuel7 WIXSON (child of Randal6, Joseph5, Solomon4, Joshua3Wixam, Barnabas2, Robert1);[505],[506] born circa 1827 at Upper Canada (Ontario), British North America (Canada);[507],[508],[509] married Esther Rawson, daughter of John Rawson and Esther Linton, circa 1852 at Brock Twp., Ontario Co., Canada West (Ontario), British North America (Canada); though the exact date is unknown;[510],[511],[512] died between 1872 and 1879.[513],[514]

He lived in 1850 at Con. 6, lot 9, Brock Twp., Ontario Co., Canada West (Ontario), British North America (Canada).[515] He purchased the land from Cornelius Hummerfelt and Joseph Wixson (Sr.) on 24 Mar 1851 at W½ lot 9, Con. 6, Brock Twp., Ontario Co., Canada West (Ontario), British North America (Canada).[516] The sale of land to Samuel by Joseph Wixson Sr. in 1851 supports the probably family relationship. The neighbouring property (E½ lot 9, Con. 6) was owned by Joseph Wixson Sr.'s son Randal Wixson from 1829 to 1847.[517],[518] He purchased the land from Sylvanus and Ruth Sharrard on 28 Oct 1854 at S½ lot 8, Con. 8, Brock Twp., Ontario Co., Canada West (Ontario), British North America (Canada).[519] He sold the 8th Concession property to neighbour Henry Glendinning in Nov 1854 at S½ of lot 8, Con. 8, Brock Twp., Ontario Co., Canada West (Ontario), British North America (Canada).[520] He and Esther Rawson sold the 6th Concession property to James Stabback on 9 Dec 1854 at W½ lot 9, Con. 6, Brock Twp., Ontario Co., Canada West (Ontario), British North America (Canada).[521] He and Esther Rawson lived in 1861 at Brock Twp., Ontario Co., Canada West (Ontario), British North America (Canada); in enumeration district 3, which included lands around Vroomanton village, and was near both Randal Wixson's previous land, and the farm Samuel bought from Joseph Wixson in 1850.[522] He and Esther Rawson appeared on the census of 1861 at Brock Twp., Ontario Co., Canada West (Ontario), British North America (Canada); where Annis Wixson (RC, married and not widowed, 53) was recorded as a labourer (and it is assumed she is Samuel's mother), Samuel (Baptist, married,35), Esther (WM, married, 23), Clancy (prob. Clarissa) (7), Mary Ann (5), Daniel (i.e. John Daniel, 3) and Edward McDermot were present. It was recorded Esther gave birth in 1860, (prob. Ann Jane b. Feb 1861) but child was not present at census. The family lived in a one-story log home on 2 acres, and a cow valued at $20.[523] He and Esther Rawson appeared on the census of 1871 at Con. 7, lot 11, Brock Twp., Ontario Co., Ontario, Canada; where Samuel (Baptist, born in Ont., of Dutch origin, 43), Esther (36), Clarissa (17), Mary Ann (15), John Daniel (13), Ann Jane (10), Robert (8), Joseph (4), Isaac (1) and Jacob (1) were present. As tenants, they lived on a 2-acre plot, cultivated potatoes and turnips, produced 20 pounds of butter per year, and had a cow and a pig. This home was only a short distance from Randal Wixson's farm lost in 1847.[524] There are no records of Samuel after 1871. Esther remarried as a widow in 1879.[525]

Esther RAWSON[526],[527] was born on 12 Mar 1837 at Upper Canada (Ontario), British North America (Canada).[528],[529] She married Thomas Wiggins on 26 Nov 1879 at Ontario, Canada; where Thomas was a labourer aged 44, and Esther Wixson of Brock, 43, widow, and daughter of John and Esther Rawson.[530] She died after a six-week illness on 12 Dec 1905 at 117 Maria St., Toronto Junction, York Co., Ontario, Canada, at age 68.[531] She and Thomas Wiggins appeared on the census of 1881 at Brock Twp., Ontario Co., Ontario, Canada; where Esther was 44, Thomas Wiggins labourer (56), Anna Jane Wixson a servant (19), Robert Wixson a labourer (17), Issac and Jacob Wixson (both 11) were present. They may have been living in Sunderland village.[532] She appeared on the census of 1891 at Cannington, Ontario Co., Ontario, Canada; where Esther was a widow (54), and Isaac (22) a factory-hand and wood-worker, and Jacob (22) a farm labourer, were present.[533] In 1894, Esther Rawson lived at 33 May, Toronto Junction, York Co., Ontario, Canada, with son Jacob.[534] Between 1896 and 1900, Esther Rawson lived at 20 Annette St. W., Toronto Junction, York Co., Ontario, Canada, with son Jacob, and as of 1899, Jacob's wife Maud.[535] She appeared on the census of 1901 at Cannington, Ontario Co., Ontario, Canada; where Esther (64), son Joseph (32) a wool spinner, and Clara (26), Roy (10), Edith (6), Mary C. (3), Frederick (10 mos) were present.[536] C. 1901-1904, Esther Rawson lived at 53 Hoskin Ave., Toronto Junction, York Co., Ontario, Canada, with son Isaac and his wife Elizabeth.[537]

Children of Samuel7 Wixson and Esther Rawson were as follows:

  • 31. i. Mary Ann8 Wixson, born 16 Dec 1854 at Brock Twp., Ontario Co., Canada West (Ontario), British North America (Canada); married George Ormsby; married Silas Horton Smith.

  • 32. ii. Clarissa Wixson, born 23 Dec 1855 at Canada West (Ontario), British North America (Canada); married Charles Williton.

  • 33. iii. John Daniel Wixson, born 1 Apr 1857 at Brock Twp., Ontario Co., Canada West (Ontario), British North America (Canada); married Rhoda Jane Williton.

  • 34. iv. Ann Jane Wixson, born 1 Feb 1861 at Brock Twp., Ontario Co., Canada West (Ontario), British North America (Canada); married Robert Stevenson.

  • v. Robert Wixson; born circa 1863 at Brock Twp., Ontario Co., Ontario, Canada.[538]

  • 35. vi. Joseph Wixson, born circa Feb 1867 at Brock Twp., Ontario Co., Canada West (Ontario), British North America (Canada); married Catherine Nurse; married Clara Smith.

  • 36. vii. Isaac Wixson, born 25 Dec 1869 at Brock Twp., Ontario Co., Ontario, Canada; married Elizabeth Kyle.

  • 37. viii. Jacob Wixson, born 25 Dec 1869 at Brock Twp., Ontario Co., Ontario, Canada; married Maud Downey.



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20. Clarissa7 WIXSON (child of Randal6, Joseph5, Solomon4, Joshua3Wixam, Barnabas2, Robert1);[539],[539] born circa 1828 at Upper Canada (Ontario), British North America (Canada);[540],[541] married Richard Flewell.[542],[543]

She and Richard Flewell appeared on the census of 1851 at Uxbridge Twp., Ontario Co., Canada West (Ontario), British North America (Canada); where Richard (40) was a farmer, and Clarisa (25), Mary Ann (14), William (12), Issabella (7), Thomas (6), Charles (3), and John (1) were present, also Clarissa's brother Robert Wixon (15).[247] She and Richard Flewell appeared on the census of 1881 at Uxbridge Twp., Ontario Co., Ontario, Canada; where Richard (70) a farmer, appears with Clarrisa (51), Rachel (23), Robert (20) a farmer, Walter (15), and Annis Wickson (71).[544],[545]

Richard FLEWELL was born circa 1811 at England.[546] He died of bronchitis on 27 Jan 1897 at Uxbridge Twp., Ontario Co., Ontario, Canada.[547]

Children of Clarissa7 Wixson and Richard Flewell were as follows:

  • i. Mary Ann8 Flewell;[548],[548] born circa 1837 at Upper Canada (Ontario), British North America (Canada).[549]

  • ii. William Flewell;[550],[550] born circa 1839 at Upper Canada (Ontario), British North America (Canada).[551]

  • iii. Issabella Flewell;[552],[552] born circa 1844 at Upper Canada (Ontario), British North America (Canada).[553]

  • iv. Thomas Flewell;[554],[554] born circa 1845 at Upper Canada (Ontario), British North America (Canada).[555]

  • v. Charles Flewell;[556],[556] born circa 1848 at Upper Canada (Ontario), British North America (Canada).[557]

  • vi. John Flewell;[558],[558] born circa 1850 at Upper Canada (Ontario), British North America (Canada).[559]

  • vii. Rachel Flewell;[560],[560] born circa 1858 at Canada West (Ontario), British North America (Canada).[561]

  • viii. Robert Flewell;[560],[560] born circa 1861 at Canada West (Ontario), British North America (Canada).[561]

  • ix. Walter Flewell;[560],[560] born circa 1866 at Canada West (Ontario), British North America (Canada).[561]



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21. Lemuel7 WIXSON (child of Randal6, Joseph5, Solomon4, Joshua3Wixam, Barnabas2, Robert1);[562],[563],[562],[563] born circa 1831 at Canada West (Ontario), British North America (Canada);[564] married Eliza M. Wixson, daughter of Townsend Wixson and Hannah Lee, 4 Jul 1854 at Sanilac Co., Michigan, United States of America; where Lemuel was 22, and Eliza was 17, both of Lexington Twp. and 1st cousins (their fathers were brothers). Witnesses were Seth and Dennis Wixson;[565],[566] died 15 Jul 1862 at Farmington, Mississippi, United States of America.[567],[568]

He was also known as Lemiel Wixson.[569] He appeared on the census of 1851 at Pickering Twp., Ontario Co., Canada West (Ontario), British North America (Canada); in the home of Benjamin Wixson, Baptist farmer (32), and Lemuel's 1st cousin once removed. The family lived in a 1½-story frame house.[570] He and Eliza M. Wixson appeared on the census of 1860 at Lexington Twp., Sanilac Co., Michigan, United States of America; where Lemuel (27) was a farmer, Eliza (26), Clarissa (4), Randal (2), Rosalinda (1), and labourer David Pugsley (20), and Lemuel's brother Robert (25) also a farmer.[248] "Wixson, Lemuel, Lexington. Enlisted in company D, Tenth Infantry, Dec. 28, 1861, at Lexington, for 3 years, age 30. Mustered Feb. 06, 1862. Died of disease at Farmington, Mississippi, July 15, 1862. Buried in National Cemetery in Corinth, Mississippi. Grave no. 2585. Original place of interment, Farmington, Mississippi."[568],[571]

Eliza M. WIXSON[486],[486] was born circa 1834 at Upper Canada (Ontario), British North America (Canada).[169],[572],[573] She married John Borden on 4 Sep 1867 at Sanilac Co., Michigan, United States of America.[574] She and John Borden appeared on the census of 1870 at Kawkawlin Twp, Bay Co., Michigan, United States of America; where Eliza (34) b. Canada, John (45), and Michigan born children Clarissa (15), Randall (13), and Amanda (2) were present.[575] She and John Borden appeared on the census of 1880 at Kawkawlin, Bay Co., Michigan, United States of America; where Eliza (44), John (50), Amanda (12), William (8), Bertha (6), and Dennis (1) were present.[576]

Children of Lemuel7 Wixson and Eliza M. Wixson were as follows:

  • i. Clarissa8 Wixson;[260],[260] born 1856 at Michigan, United States of America.[261]

  • ii. Randall F. Wixson;[260],[260] born 1858 at Sanilac Co., Michigan, United States of America;[261],[577] married Elizabeth Englehart 6 May 1883 at Bay Co., Michigan, United States of America.[578]

    Randal and Elizabeth had three children: Mabel M. Wixson (b.1887), Pearl Evelyn Wixson (1892-1928), and Florence Wixson. Pearl's grandson Robert Charles Blanchard contributed to this research in 2002.[579]

  • iii. Rosalinda Wixson;[260],[260] born 1859 at Michigan, United States of America.[261]



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22. Denis7 WIXSON (child of Randal6, Joseph5, Solomon4, Joshua3Wixam, Barnabas2, Robert1);[580],[580] born circa 1832;[581] married Sarah Kemp;[582] died of wounds received at Alatoona during the American Civil War 10 Aug 1864 at Georgia, United States of America.[583]

He appeared on the census of 1860 at Marion Twp., Sanilac Co., Michigan, United States of America; where Denis (25) was a farmer, and Sarah (21) and Richard (4 mos) were present.[584] Dennis and Sarah had 2 sons who went west and "were lost". Their names were Melvin (b.c. 1860) and Elmer (b.c. 1862).[250],[585] He began military service on 27 Aug 1862 at Detroit, Michigan, United States of America, with 1st Michigan Light Artillery, Battery "I", during the American Civil War.[586] Denis was wounded 17 June 1864 at Allatoona, Georgia.[586] "On the 17th. of June, the Battery was again engaged at Lost Mountain, with a loss of two severely wounded [inc. Denis Wixon]. Taking position on an elevation near Marietta, on the 21st., they remained there during nearly all of the operations around Kenesaw Mountain."[587]

Sarah KEMP was born circa 1839 at Upper Canada (Ontario), British North America (Canada).[588]

Children of Denis7 Wixson and Sarah Kemp were:

  • i. Richard8 Wixson;[589],[589] born Mar 1860 at Michigan, United States of America.[590]



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23. Eliza M.7 WIXSON (child of Townsend6, Joseph5, Solomon4, Joshua3Wixam, Barnabas2, Robert1);[486],[486] born circa 1834 at Upper Canada (Ontario), British North America (Canada);[169],[572],[573] married Lemuel Wixson, son of Randal Wixson and Annis Fenton, 4 Jul 1854 at Sanilac Co., Michigan, United States of America; where Lemuel was 22, and Eliza was 17, both of Lexington Twp. and 1st cousins (their fathers were brothers). Witnesses were Seth and Dennis Wixson;[565],[566] married John Borden 4 Sep 1867 at Sanilac Co., Michigan, United States of America.[574]

She and Lemuel Wixson appeared on the census of 1860 at Lexington Twp., Sanilac Co., Michigan, United States of America; where Lemuel (27) was a farmer, Eliza (26), Clarissa (4), Randal (2), Rosalinda (1), and labourer David Pugsley (20), and Lemuel's brother Robert (25) also a farmer.[248] She and John Borden appeared on the census of 1870 at Kawkawlin Twp, Bay Co., Michigan, United States of America; where Eliza (34) b. Canada, John (45), and Michigan born children Clarissa (15), Randall (13), and Amanda (2) were present.[575] She and John Borden appeared on the census of 1880 at Kawkawlin, Bay Co., Michigan, United States of America; where Eliza (44), John (50), Amanda (12), William (8), Bertha (6), and Dennis (1) were present.[576]

Lemuel WIXSON[562],[563],[562],[563] was born circa 1831 at Canada West (Ontario), British North America (Canada).[564] He died on 15 Jul 1862 at Farmington, Mississippi, United States of America.[567],[568] He was also known as Lemiel Wixson.[569] He appeared on the census of 1851 at Pickering Twp., Ontario Co., Canada West (Ontario), British North America (Canada); in the home of Benjamin Wixson, Baptist farmer (32), and Lemuel's 1st cousin once removed. The family lived in a 1½-story frame house.[570] "Wixson, Lemuel, Lexington. Enlisted in company D, Tenth Infantry, Dec. 28, 1861, at Lexington, for 3 years, age 30. Mustered Feb. 06, 1862. Died of disease at Farmington, Mississippi, July 15, 1862. Buried in National Cemetery in Corinth, Mississippi. Grave no. 2585. Original place of interment, Farmington, Mississippi."[568],[571]

Children of Eliza M.7 Wixson and Lemuel Wixson were as follows:

  • i. Clarissa8 Wixson, born 1856 at Michigan, United States of America. (see previous).

  • ii. Randall F. Wixson, born 1858 at Sanilac Co., Michigan, United States of America; married Elizabeth Englehart. (see previous).

  • iii. Rosalinda Wixson, born 1859 at Michigan, United States of America. (see previous).

John BORDEN was born circa 1830 at Vermont, United States of America.[591]

Children of Eliza M.7 Wixson and John Borden all born at Michigan, United States of America, were as follows:

  • i. Amanda8 Borden;[592],[592] born circa 1868.[591]

  • ii. William Borden;[592],[592] born circa 1872.[591]

  • iii. Bertha Borden;[592],[592] born circa 1874.[591]

  • iv. Dennis Borden;[592],[592] born circa 1879.[591]



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24. Nancy Jane7 WIXSON (child of Joseph6, Joseph5, Solomon4, Joshua3Wixam, Barnabas2, Robert1);[593],[594] born circa 1842 at Pickering Twp., Ontario Co., Canada West (Ontario), British North America (Canada);[595] married Samuel Bundy 3 Feb 1859 at Whitby, Ontario Co., Canada West (Ontario), British North America (Canada); where Samuel (22) son of John Bundy and Lucy Reid, and Nancy Jane Nixon [sic] (16) daughter of Jospeh Nixon [sic] and Bithenia Avery, were both of Pickering Twp;[596],[397] died of pneumonia, shortly after childbirth, age 40 18 Jun 1882 at Toronto, York Co., Ontario, Canada.[597]

She and Samuel Bundy appeared on the census of 1881 at Pickering Twp., Ontario Co., Ontario, Canada; where Sam (44) was a carpenter, and Nancy J. (39), Rebecca (21), Joseph (19), John (18), William (15), Minnie (12), Lucy (10) were present.[598]

Children of Nancy Jane7 Wixson and Samuel Bundy all born at Canada West (Ontario), British North America (Canada), were as follows:

  • i. Rebecca8 Bundy; born circa 1860.[599]

  • ii. Joseph Bundy;[600],[600] born circa 1862.[601]

  • iii. John Bundy;[602],[602] born circa 1863.[603]

  • iv. William Bundy;[604],[604] born circa 1866.[605]

  • v. Minnie Bundy;[606],[606] born circa 1869.[607]

  • vi. Lucy Bundy;[608],[608] born circa 1871.[609]



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25. Franklin Lynn7 WIXSON (child of Joseph6, Joseph5, Solomon4, Joshua3Wixam, Barnabas2, Robert1);[610],[611] born 16 Feb 1848 at Claremont, Ontario Co., Canada West (Ontario), British North America (Canada);[612],[613],[614],[615] married Eleanor Forsyth 15 Mar 1866; where Franklin was from Pickering Twp., and Eleanor was of Uxbridge, Brock Twp;[616],[617],[618] died 15 Oct 1913 at Ingersoll, Oxford Co., Ontario, Canada, at age 65.[619]

He was living at Ingersoll, Oxford Co., Ontario, Canada; and was a travelling salesperson.[620] He and Eleanor Forsyth appeared on the census of 1881 at Stouffville, York Co., Ontario, Canada; where Franklin (33), Ellen (34), Elizabeth (13), and Effie (10) were present.[621] He and Eleanor Forsyth appeared on the census of 1901 at Ingersoll, Oxford Co., Ontario, Canada; where Franklin (53), Elsa (54), Elizabeth C (33), and two domestics: Lizzie Heebner (33) and George Lillywhite (64).[622]

Eleanor FORSYTH was born on 10 Sep 1847 at Uxbridge, Ontario Co., Canada West (Ontario), British North America (Canada).[619] She died on 19 Aug 1901 at Homewood, Ingersol, Oxford Co., Ontario, Canada, at age 53.[623]

Children of Franklin Lynn7 Wixson and Eleanor Forsyth were as follows:

  • i. Elizabeth Christina8 Wixson;[624],[624] born 13 Sep 1867 at Claremont, Ontario Co., Ontario, Canada;[619] married William Henry Morrey 31 Jan 1881;[625] died 10 Jul 1946 at Essex Co., Ontario, Canada, at age 78.[623]

    She was living at 836 Onellette Ave., Windsor, Essex Co., Ontario, Canada.[626]

  • 38. ii. Effie Alvira Wixson, born 23 Jan 1871 at Claremont, Ontario Co., Ontario, Canada; married Rev. Fred C. Elliott.

  • iii. Winniett Burdette Wixson;[627],[627] born 6 Sep 1882;[628] died 26 Feb 1883 at Hamilton, Ontario, Canada.[623]


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