Research Notes: Wixson Descendants Notes

Descendants of Robert Wixam

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38. Effie Alvira8 WIXSON (child of Franklin7, Joseph6, Joseph5, Solomon4, Joshua3Wixam, Barnabas2, Robert1);[838],[838] born 23 Jan 1871 at Claremont, Ontario Co., Ontario, Canada;[839],[840] married Rev. Fred C. Elliott 11 Aug 1896 at Ingersoll, Oxford Co., Ontario, Canada;[841],[842] died 7 Aug 1899 at age 28.[839]

Children of Effie Alvira8 Wixson and Rev. Fred C. Elliott were as follows:

  • i. Frank Wallace9 Elliott;[838],[838] born 13 Mar 1897;[628] married Margaret Irving 30 Sep 1925 at Toronto, York Co., Ontario, Canada; where Frank (28) was an electrical engineer b. Ontario, and Margaret (29) b. England.[843]

  • ii. Freeman Elliott.[838],[838]

  • iii. Louis Wixson Elliott;[627],[627] born 22 Dec 1898.[628]



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Generation 9
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39. Samuel John9 WIXSON (child of John8, Samuel7, Randal6, Joseph5, Solomon4, Joshua3Wixam, Barnabas2, Robert1);[844],[845] born 20 Jan 1880 at Cannington, Ontario Co., Ontario, Canada;[846],[847],[848] married Annie Lucinda Blake, daughter of John Blake and Mary Anne Moore, 27 Mar 1902 at Toronto Junction, York Co., Ontario, Canada; when it was recorded both lived in town. Samuel was 22 and a house painter, and Annie was 19. The ceremony was witnessed by Charles Mapes and Jerrie Blake, W. R. Parker (Methodist) presiding;[849] married Alice May Woodgate;[850],[851] died 12 Jul 1955 at Mount Dennis, York Co., Ontario, Canada, at age 75;[706] buried at Riverside Cemetery, sect. C plot 279, Toronto, Ontario, Canada.[706]

In 1902, Samuel John Wixson and Annie Lucinda Blake lived at 73 Hoskin, Toronto, York Co., Ontario, Canada, and Samuel was recorded to be a painter. They lived in the home of Samuel's parents.[852] Between 1903 and 1906, Samuel John Wixson and Annie Lucinda Blake lived at 117 Maria, Toronto, York Co., Ontario, Canada, still with Samuel's parents. Samuel was a painter.[853] He and Annie Lucinda Blake had an unnamed premature baby, who died after 7 hours on 28 Aug 1905 at Toronto Junction, York Co., Ontario, Canada.[854],[855] Between 1906 and 1910, Samuel John Wixson and Annie Lucinda Blake lived at 445 Quebec, Toronto, York Co., Ontario, Canada, in their own home.[856],[857] He and Annie Lucinda Blake appeared on the census of 1911 at 133 Quebec, Toronto, Ontario, Canada; where Sam John (30) was a house painter, Annie (28), Daniel (7) and Marion Pearl (2) were present.[858] Between 1911 and 1920, Samuel John Wixson and Annie Lucinda Blake lived at 133 Quebec, Toronto, York Co., Ontario, Canada.[859],[860] He began military service on 22 May 1916 at Toronto, York Co., Ontario, Canada, in the 204th Battalion of the Canadian Expeditionary Force (World War I). His attestation papers recorded Samuel to be 36 years and 4 months old, 5 feet and 3 inches tall, with a "fresh" complexion, blue eyes and light brown hair. He was recorded to be Methodist.[861] He ended military service on 8 Jun 1919 at Hamilton, Ontario, Canada; under general demobilization.[862] Between 1920 and 1924, Samuel John Wixson and Annie Lucinda Blake lived at Elder, Vaughan Twp., York Co., Ontario, Canada, It was said that the Wixsons moved to Elder, where Samuel ran a store and ice cream parlour.[863],[864] Between 1924 and 1926, Samuel John Wixson and Annie Lucinda Blake lived at 17 Somerville Ave., Mount Dennis, York Co., Ontario, Canada.[865],[866] Between 1927 and 1928, Samuel John Wixson and Annie Lucinda Blake lived at 18 Dennis, Mount Dennis, York Co., Ontario, Canada.[867] Between 1929 and 1930, Samuel John Wixson and Annie Lucinda Blake lived at 31 York, Mount Dennis, York Co., Ontario, Canada, where Samuel joined Swift's as a painter.[868] Between 1932 and 1934, Samuel John Wixson and Annie Lucinda Blake lived at 9 Astoria Ave., Mount Dennis, York Co., Ontario, Canada, until wife Annie removed to Whitby and died.[869],[870] In 1935, Samuel John Wixson lived at 12 Dennis Ave., Mount Dennis, York Co., Ontario, Canada, with his father John Daniel.[871] Between 1937 and 1938, Samuel John Wixson lived at 110 Yarmouth Rd., Toronto, Ontario, Canada, with his father.[872] Between 1939 and 1952, Samuel John Wixson lived at 1030 Shaw St., Toronto, Ontario, Canada, where Samuel became a foreman with Swift's until c. 1953.[873] Between 1953 and 1955, Samuel John Wixson and Alice May Woodgate lived at 39 Hallam St., Toronto, Ontario, Canada.[874]

Annie Lucinda BLAKE[875],[876] was born on 1 Dec 1882 at Kleinburg, Vaughan Twp., York Co., Ontario, Canada.[877],[878],[879] She died of exhaustion due to acute nervous disease on 13 Feb 1934 at Ontario Hospital for the Insane, Whitby, Ontario Co., Ontario, Canada, at age 51.[726],[880],[881] She was buried on 22 Feb 1934 at Riverside Cemetery, sect. C plot 279, Toronto, York Co., Ontario, Canada, after a funeral at home on Astoria (Flynn Bros. undertakers).[726],[882] In 1900, Annie Lucinda Blake lived at Weston, York Co., Ontario, Canada, recorded as a finisher with the Toronto Shirt & Overall Company.[883] She appeared on the census of 1901 at 94 Pelham Ave, Toronto Junction, York Co., Ontario, Canada; where she was recorded as an 18 year old Methodist, clerk, lodging with sister and brother-in-law Hannah and Arthur Dennis.[884] It was said that Annie had a mental breakdown, and that she ran out of the house one day, accosted a man on the street and pleaded for help. She was put into a mental institute in Whitby where she shortly died.[885] She was ill with acute nervous disease, under the care of K. J. Wark on 16 Jan 1934 at Ontario Hospital for the Insane, Whitby, Ontario Co., Ontario, Canada.[886]

Children of Samuel John9 Wixson and Annie Lucinda Blake were as follows:

  • 40. i. Marion Pearl10 Wixson, born 11 Aug 1909 at 445 Quebec, Toronto, York Co., Ontario, Canada; married William Edward Hulse Morton.

  • 41. ii. Robert J. Wixson, married Phyllis Doloris Sutherland.

  • 42. iii. Daniel Orvil Wixson, born 29 Jun 1903 at Toronto Junction, York Co., Ontario, Canada; married Mary Ella Palmer.

Alice May WOODGATE was born circa 1891.[887] She died on 13 Jan 1962 at Green Acres, Newmarket, York Co., Ontario, Canada.[888],[889] She was buried at Riverside Cemetery, sect. C plot 279, Toronto, Ontario, Canada, after resting at Flynn's funeral residence in Mount Dennis.[890]

There were no children of Samuel John9 Wixson and Alice May Woodgate.



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    Generation 10
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    40. Marion Pearl10 WIXSON (child of Samuel9, John8, Samuel7, Randal6, Joseph5, Solomon4, Joshua3Wixam, Barnabas2, Robert1); (a.k.a. Gum Gum);[891],[892] born 11 Aug 1909 at 445 Quebec, Toronto, York Co., Ontario, Canada;[893] married William Edward Hulse Morton, son of Edward James Elliott Morton and Alice Theresa Holtorf, 29 Jun 1935 at St. Paul's church, Runnymede, Toronto, York Co., Ontario, Canada; where the maid of honour was Miss Marie Love of Thistletown and Rev. Edward Morely presided;[894] died 12 May 1996 at North York General Hospital, North York, York Co., Ontario, Canada, at age 86.

    Marion, while living with her parents, worked as a clerk at Kodak's in 1929, and then as a teacher from 1930 (Northland Ave. School c. 1935).[895] Between 1936 and 1937, Marion Pearl Wixson and William Edward Hulse Morton lived at 78 Yarrow Rd., Silverthorn, Toronto, Ontario, Canada, followed by a short stay with Bill's parents on Raymond Ave.[896] Between 1938 and 1940, Marion Pearl Wixson and William Edward Hulse Morton lived at 4 Rutherford Ave., Mount Dennis, Toronto, Ontario, Canada, when Bill transferred to Bala Avenue School.[897] Between 1940 and 1949, Marion Pearl Wixson and William Edward Hulse Morton lived at 75 Raymond Ave., Toronto, York Co., Ontario, Canada, renting Bill's parents' house after they had moved back to Bradford. Bill taught high school and coached rugby and track & field at Vaughan Road Collegiate Institute from 1940-1945.[898] Between 1950 and 1954, Marion Pearl Wixson and William Edward Hulse Morton lived at Clarkson Rd., Clarkson, Peel Co., Ontario, Canada.[899] Between 1954 and 1956, Marion Pearl Wixson and William Edward Hulse Morton lived at John Street, Bradford, Simcoe Co., Ontario, Canada, with Uncle George.[900],[901] Between 1956 and 1965, Marion Pearl Wixson and William Edward Hulse Morton lived at 53 Grenview Blvd., Etobicoke, Ontario, Canada.[902] Between 1966 and 1973, Marion Pearl Wixson and William Edward Hulse Morton lived at Harbour St., Lefroy, Simcoe Co., Ontario, Canada, "The Cottage" on lake Simcoe.[903] Between 1974 and 1985, Marion Pearl Wixson and William Edward Hulse Morton lived at Con. 11, West Gwillimbury Twp. (Bradford), Ontario, Canada, "The Farm."[904]

    William Edward Hulse MORTON; (a.k.a. Poppa, Uncle Bill)[905],[906] was born on 16 Feb 1913 at Barrie St., Bradford, Simcoe Co., Ontario, Canada; at his Grandma Stoddart's House.[907],[908] He died on 1 Feb 2000 at Kingston, Ontario, Canada, at age 86. He was buried on 5 Feb 2000 at Christ Church, Holland Landing, Ontario, Canada, after services at Holy Trinity Church, Thornhill.[909] From about 1915 to 1919, Bill lived with his Uncle George and Aunts Eliza and Minnie in Bradford. His first memory was of his Aunts preparing a box of goodies for George who was fighting in the Great War in Europe. From now until his first job, Bill would spend his summers with Uncle George and Uncle Clarence (Minnie's brother) at Clarence's farm north of Bradford.[910] In the fall of 1919, Bill arrived home from Uncle Clarence's farm two days late and so missed the orientation for his school - it was very regimented. On his first day he didn't know where to line up, or that you had to march to class. The prinicple helped him out when his class marched off leaving him in the school yard by himself. Bill remembered his mother telling him that, if asked, he was to say she was Dutch, and not of German heritage as was the case.[911] Edward Reginald Morton sent his "nephew" Bill the Boy's Own Annual from England each Christmas.[912] After finishing high school in 1932, and normal school in 1933, Bill began teaching public school. It was at Harwood Public School that he met Marion Wixson (the 'dead bird' story).[911] Between 1934 and 1935, William Edward Hulse Morton lived at 75 Raymond Ave., Toronto, York Co., Ontario, Canada.[913] While teaching at Vaughan Road Collegiate, Bill coached Bantam Rugby (1941), Senior Rugby, T.D.I.A.A. finalists (1942), restarted the track and field program and won the T.D.I.A.A. championships with Senior Rugby over their arch rival, Runnymead Collegiate Institute (1943). To his students, Bill was known as "Mr. Mort", and "brought back that cherished silverware" as senior rugby coach in 1944.[914],[915],[916] In 1946, Bill joined Noxema Chemical Company of Canada Ltd. and became their Production Manager (1949), Secretary Treasurer (1950) and Vice President and Director by 1952.[917],[918] In 1967, Bill became the Executive Vice-President of Noxema, retiring sometime after 1974.[919]

    Children of Marion Pearl10 Wixson and William Edward Hulse Morton all born at Toronto, York Co., Ontario, Canada, were as follows:

    • 43. i. Colleen Elizabeth Ann11 Morton is living.

    • ii. Martha Jean Morton is living.

    • iii. Alice Dean Morton is living.

    • iv. Mary Blake Morton; born 16 Apr 1945;[920] died 19 Jul 1994 at St. Joseph's Hospital, Toronto, Ontario, Canada, at age 49.[920]



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    41. Robert J.10 WIXSON (child of Samuel9, John8, Samuel7, Randal6, Joseph5, Solomon4, Joshua3Wixam, Barnabas2, Robert1); married Phyllis Doloris Sutherland.

    Phyllis Doloris SUTHERLAND was born in 1920.[921] She died "in her 84th year" on 16 Sep 2004 at Bradford, Simcoe Co., Ontario, Canada.[922] She was buried on 20 Sep 2004 at York Cemetery, Toronto, Ontario, Canada.[923]

    Children of Robert J.10 Wixson and Phyllis Doloris Sutherland are:



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    42. Daniel Orvil10 WIXSON (child of Samuel9, John8, Samuel7, Randal6, Joseph5, Solomon4, Joshua3Wixam, Barnabas2, Robert1); born 29 Jun 1903 at Toronto Junction, York Co., Ontario, Canada;[924] married Mary Ella Palmer 10 Dec 1924 at Toronto, York Co., Ontario, Canada; where Daniel was a 21 year old painter, batchelor, methodist, and Mary, daughter of Thomas and Alma, was 22 year old chocolate dipper, CoE, both of Mt. Dennis.[925]

    Between 1920 and 1925, Daniel Orvil Wixson lived at Toronto, York Co., Ontario, Canada, with his parents, and worked as an auto delivery helper for Eaton's, where several of his cousins worked.[926] Between 1926 and 1930, Daniel Orvil Wixson lived at 28 Dennis Ave., Mount Dennis, York Co., Ontario, Canada, and Daniel worked for Moffat's.[927] Between 1932 and 1933, Daniel Orvil Wixson lived at 12 Dennis Ave., Mount Dennis, York Co., Ontario, Canada, with his grandfather John Daniel.[928] Between 1935 and 1956, Daniel Orvil Wixson lived at 28 Dennis Ave., Mount Dennis, York Co., Ontario, Canada, where Daniel was a machinist and painter, and worked with Massey Harris (c. 1945).[929]

    Children of Daniel Orvil10 Wixson and Mary Ella Palmer were:

    • i. Audrey11 Wixson; born c. 1920's; married (--?--) Dyment.



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    Generation 11
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    43. Colleen Elizabeth Ann11 MORTON (child of Marion10Wixson, Samuel9, John8, Samuel7, Randal6, Joseph5, Solomon4, Joshua3Wixam, Barnabas2, Robert1) is living.

    Donald Robert Ernest BONE is living.

    Children of Colleen Elizabeth Ann11 Morton and Donald Robert Ernest Bone are as follows:



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    44. Roberta11 WIXSON (child of Robert10, Samuel9, John8, Samuel7, Randal6, Joseph5, Solomon4, Joshua3Wixam, Barnabas2, Robert1) is living.

    Lee SHEPPARD was born on 4 Jan 1936.[930] He died on 1 Jul 2007 at Southlake Regional Health Centre, Newmarket, Ontario, Canada, at age 71.[931]

    Children of Roberta11 Wixson and Lee Sheppard are as follows:



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    Generation 12
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    45. Donald William Martyn12 BONE (child of Colleen11Morton, Marion10Wixson, Samuel9, John8, Samuel7, Randal6, Joseph5, Solomon4, Joshua3Wixam, Barnabas2, Robert1) is living.

    Susan Pauline SNEYD is living.

    Children of Donald William Martyn12 Bone and Susan Pauline Sneyd both born at Mt. Sinai Hospital, Toronto, Ontario, Canada, are as follows:

    • i. Oscar William Martyn13 Bone is living.

    • ii. Malcolm Donald Albery Bone is living.



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    46. Matthew12 SHEPPARD (child of Roberta11Wixson, Robert10, Samuel9, John8, Samuel7, Randal6, Joseph5, Solomon4, Joshua3Wixam, Barnabas2, Robert1) is living.

    Melanie BAJAR is living.

    Children of Matthew12 Sheppard and Melanie Bajar are:

    • i. Cole13 Sheppard is living.