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  • Title CALDER Alexander Family - CALDER John's Records 
    Short Title CALDER Alexander Family - CALDER John's Records 
    Publisher Author: John Calder , Revised March 2007 
    Source ID S2379 
    Text Family #18:

    1-? Alexander (Alex) Calder
    Born: February 27, 1842 (‘39?).
    Ontario, Canada.
    Died: January 10, 1903.
    Buried at: Oak Hill Cemetery, 647 Hall St. SE, Grand Rapids, Kent County, Michigan, U.S.A.
    Headstone Inscription: Calder, Alexander; b.Feb.27,1842 d.Jan.10,1903 (Block 10, Lot 1).
    Married to: Ann Calder (nee ?).
    Profession: Labourer in the 1871 census.
    - Sawyer in the 1881 census, and Sawmill E. in the 1891 census.
    Place of Residence: - Glengarry County on the birthdate of his daughter Annie, about 1865.
    - Wingham, Huron County on the birthdate of his daughter Janet, about 1867.
    Notes: - His family’s religious denomination is C. Presbyterian in the 1871, ‘81 & ‘91 censuses.
    - The 1891 census records that both of Alexander’s parents were born in Scotland.
    - He is apparently recorded with the family of John & Elspet Calder, in the 1861 census
    (requires verification).
    Documentation:
    Ontario Census Returns: - 1861 - Glengarry County, Enumeration District 10, Charlottenburgh Twp.,
    Page 3/130, Line 1 (requires verification).
    - 1871 - Huron North, District 26, Sub District K, Turnberry Twp., Division 2, Page 52, Line 16.
    - 1881 - Huron North, District 175, Sub District B, Turnberry Township, Division 2,
    Page 67, Line (?).
    - 1891 - Huron East, District 76, Sub District E, Division 1, Morris Township, Page 36, Line 6.

    Ann Calder (nee ?) Wife
    Born: February 7, 1840.
    Scotland.
    Died: March 26, 1899.
    Buried at: Oak Hill Cemetery, 647 Hall St. SE, Grand Rapids, Kent County, Michigan, U.S.A.
    Headstone Inscription: Calder, Annie; b.Feb.7,1840 d.Mar.26,1899; on lot with Alexander
    (Block 10, Lot 1).
    Documentation:
    Ontario Census Returns: - 1871 - Huron North, District 26, Sub District K, Turnberry Township,
    Division 2, Page 52, Line 17.
    - 1881 - Huron North, District 175, Sub District B, Turnberry Township, Division 2,
    Page 67, Line (?).
    - 1891 - Huron East, District 76, Sub District E, Division 1, Morris Township, Page 36, Line 7.

    Children of Alexander (Alex) Calder and Ann Calder (nee ?):
    2-1 Elizabeth (Elsie) Calder
    2-2 James Alexander Calder
    2-3 Ann (Annie) Calder
    2-4 Janet (Jennie) Calder
    2-5 Mary E. Calder
    2-6 Matilda Calder
    2-7 John Calder
    2-8 Margaret (Maggie) Calder
    2-9 Louisa Calder
    2-10 Daisy Calder

    2-1 Elizabeth (Elsie) Calder
    Born: about 1861.
    Glengarry County, Ontario, Canada.
    Married to: Frederick James Hughes.
    March 11, 1884 in Clinton, Huron County, Ontario.
    The witnesses were Joseph Duyer of Morris, and Judith Hughes of Wingham.
    Profession: - Spinster on her Marriage Registration dated, March 11, 1884.
    Place of Residence: - Morris Township on her Marriage Registration dated, March 11, 1884.
    Documentation: - Province of Ontario Marriage Registration # 004997 / 84.
    Ontario Census Returns: - 1871 - Huron North, District 26, Sub District K, Turnberry Township,
    Division 2, Page 52, Line 18.
    - 1881 - Huron North, District 175, Sub District B, Turnberry Township, Division 2,
    Page 67, Line (?).

    Frederick James Hughes Husband
    Born: about 1857.
    Markham Township, Ontario, Canada.
    Parents: George Hughes, and Elizabeth King.
    Profession: - Farmer (bachelor) on his Marriage Registration dated, March 11, 1884.
    Place of Residence: - Wingham on his Marriage Registration dated, March 11, 1884.
    Documentation: - Province of Ontario Marriage Registration # 004997 / 84.

    2-2 James Alexander Calder
    Born: about 1863.
    Ontario, Canada.
    Married to: Elizabeth Ellomir Milton.
    January 10, 1883 in Blyth, Huron County, Ontario.
    Profession: - Farmer (bachelor) on his Marriage Registration dated, January 10, 1883.
    - Sawyer on the Birth Registration of his daughter Elsie dated, December 18, 1883.
    - Engineer on the Birth Registration of his son William dated, April 15, 1890.
    - Machinist in the 1891 census.
    Place of Residence: - Morris Township, Huron County on his Marriage Reg’n dated, Jan. 10, 1883.
    Notes: - His family’s religious denomination is Presbyterian in the 1891 census.
    Documentation: - Province of Ontario Marriage Registration # 004945 / 83.
    Ontario Census Returns: - 1871 - Huron North, District 26, Sub District K, Turnberry Township,
    Division 2, Page 52, Line 19.
    - 1881 - Huron North, District 175, Sub District B, Turnberry Township, Division 2,
    Page 67, Line (?).
    - 1891 - Huron East, District 76, Sub District A, Division ?, Blyth Village, Page 22, Line 18.

    Elizabeth Ellomir Milton Wife
    Born: about 1860.
    Ontario, Canada.
    Parents: J.A. Milton, and Elizabeth Been.
    Profession: - Spinster on her Marriage Registration dated, January 10, 1883.
    Place of Residence: - Campbellford, Ontario on her Marriage Registration dated, January 10, 1883.
    Documentation: - Province of Ontario Marriage Registration # 004945 / 83 (requires verification).
    Ontario Census Returns: - 1891 - Huron East, District 76, Sub District A, Division ?, Blyth Village,
    Page 22, Line 19.

    Children of James Alexander Calder and Elizabeth Ellomir Milton:
    3-1 Elsie (Elsia) Calder
    3-2 James Alexander Calder
    3-3 William Gye Calder

    3-1 Elsie (Elsia) Calder
    Born: December 9, 1883.
    Blyth, Huron County, Ontario, Canada.
    Documentation: - Province of Ontario Birth Registration # 013056 / 83.
    Ontario Census Returns: - 1891 - Huron East, District 76, Sub District A, Division ?, Blyth Village,
    Page 22, Line 20.

    3-2 James Alexander Calder
    Born: about 1886.
    Blyth, Morris Township, Huron County, Ontario, Canada.
    Buried at: Holy Sepulchre Roman Catholic Cemetery, Korah Township, Algoma District, Ontario.
    Married to: Valerie Mayer.
    July 31, 1917 in Steelton (now Sault Ste. Marie), Algoma District, Ontario.
    Profession: - Locomotive fireman (bachelor) on his Marriage Registration dated, August 3, 1917.
    Place of Residence: - Steelton, Ontario on his Marriage Registration dated, August 3, 1917.
    Documentation: - Province of Ontario Birth Registration # not registered.
    Province of Ontario Marriage Registration # 006286 / 17.
    Province of Ontario License of Faculty (for marriage) # C25539.
    Ontario Census Returns: - 1891 - Huron East, District 76, Sub District A, Division ?, Blyth Village,
    Page 22, Line 21.

    Valerie Mayer Wife
    Born: September 1, 1898.
    Plantagenet, Prescott County, Ontario, Canada.
    Buried at: Holy Sepulchre Roman Catholic Cemetery, Korah Township, Algoma District, Ontario.
    Parents: Thomas Mayer, and Angelina Guindon
    Profession: - Maid (spinster) on her Marriage Registration dated, August 3, 1917.
    Place of Residence: - Steelton, Ontario on her Marriage Registration dated, August 3, 1917.
    Documentation: - Province of Ontario Marriage Registration # 006286 / 17.
    Province of Ontario License of Faculty (for marriage) # C25539.
    Ontario Census Returns: - 1901 - Prescott, District 108, Sub District h, Sub Div. 1, Plantagenet North,
    Page 6, Line 19.

    3-3 William Gye Calder
    Born: March 11, 1890.
    Blyth, Huron County, Ontario, Canada.
    Documentation: - Province of Ontario Birth Registration # 013742 / 90.
    Ontario Census Returns: - 1891 - Huron East, District 76, Sub District A, Division ?, Blyth Village,
    Page 22, Line 22.

    2-3 Ann (Annie) Calder
    Born: about 1865.
    Glengarry County, Ontario, Canada.
    Died: Annie may have died within 10 years of her marriage date.
    Married to: William Heffernan.
    August 2, 1887 in Brussels, Huron County, Ontario.
    Profession: - Spinster on her Marriage Registration dated, August 2, 1887.
    Place of Residence: - Morris on her Marriage Registration dated, August 2, 1887.
    Documentation: - Province of Ontario Marriage Registration # 005090 / 87.
    Ontario Census Returns: - 1871 - Huron North, District 26, Sub District K, Turnberry Township,
    Division 2, Page 52, Line 20.
    - 1881 - Huron North, District 175, Sub District B, Turnberry Township, Division 2,
    Page 67, Line (?).
    - 1891 - Huron East, District 76, Sub District E, Division 1, Morris Township, Page 36, Line 16.

    William Heffernan Husband
    Born: about 1863.
    Morris Township, Huron County, Ontario, Canada.
    Parents: Mitchell Heffernan, and Ann McLeod.
    Profession: - Engineer (bachelor) on his Marriage Registration dated, August 2, 1887.
    - Sawmill E. in the 1891 census.
    Place of Residence: - Blyth, Huron County on his Marriage Registration dated, August 2, 1887.
    Notes: - His family’s religious denomination is C. Presbyterian in the 1891 census.
    Documentation: - Province of Ontario Marriage Registration # 005090 / 87.
    Ontario Census Returns: - 1891 - Huron East, District 76, Sub District E, Division 1, Morris Township,
    Page 36, Line 15.

    Children of Ann (Annie) Calder and William Heffernan:
    3-1 William Heffernan
    Born: about 1887.
    Ontario, Canada.
    3-2 Ha..el (?) Heffernan
    Born: about 1888.
    Ontario, Canada.
    3-3 Cora Heffernan
    Born: about 1890.
    Ontario, Canada.

    2-4 Janet (Jennie) Calder
    Born: about 1867.
    Wingham, Turnberry Township, Huron County, Ontario, Canada.
    Married to: Kenneth Nicholson.
    August 26, 1891 in Auburn, Hullett Township, Huron County, Ontario.
    Profession: - Spinster on her Marriage Registration dated, August 26, 1891.
    Place of Residence: - Morris Township on her Marriage Registration dated, August 26, 1891.
    Notes - Her given name is apparently recorded as being “Jane” in the 1891 census.
    Documentation: - Province of Ontario Marriage Registration # 005347 / 91.
    Ontario Census Returns: - 1871 - Huron North, District 26, Sub District K, Turnberry Township,
    Division 2, Page 52, Line 21.
    - 1881 - Huron North, District 175, Sub District B, Turnberry Township, Division 2,
    Page 67, Line (?).
    - 1891 - Huron East, District 76, Sub District E, Division 1, Morris Township, Page 36, Line 8.

    Kenneth Nicholson Husband
    Born: about 1867.
    Culross Township, Bruce County, Ontario, Canada.
    Parents: Allan Nicholson, and Sarah Nicholson (nee ?).
    Profession: - Labourer (bachelor) on his Marriage Registration dated, August 26, 1891.
    Place of Residence: - Kinloss Twp., Bruce County on his Marriage Registration dated, Aug. 26, 1891.
    Documentation: - Province of Ontario Marriage Registration # 005347 / 91.

    2-5 Mary E. Calder
    Born: about 1869.
    Huron County, Ontario, Canada.
    Married to: William Dwyar.
    July 20, 1891 in Windsor, Essex County, Ontario.
    Profession: - Spinster on her Marriage Registration dated, July 20, 1891.
    Place of Residence: - Detroit on her Marriage Registration dated, July 20, 1891.
    Documentation: - Province of Ontario Birth Registration # not registered.
    Province of Ontario Marriage Registration # 003524 / 91.
    Ontario Census Returns: - 1871 - Huron North, District 26, Sub District K, Turnberry Township,
    Division 2, Page 52, Line 22.
    - 1881 - Huron North, District 175, Sub District B, Turnberry Township, Division 2,
    Page 67, Line (?).
    - 1891 - Huron East, District 76, Sub District E, Division 1, Morris Township, Page 36, Line 9.

    William Dwyar Husband
    Born: about 1862.
    Huron County, Ontario, Canada.
    Parents: John Dwyar, and Mary Dwyar (nee ?).
    Profession: - Butcher (bachelor) on his Marriage Registration dated, July 20, 1891.
    Place of Residence: - Detroit on his Marriage Registration dated, July 20, 1891.
    Documentation: - Province of Ontario Marriage Registration # 003524 / 91.

    2-6 Matilda Calder
    Born: about 1871.
    Ontario, Canada.
    Married to: Judson Collins (requires verification).
    1896 to 1900 in Kent County, Michigan, U.S.A.
    Documentation: - Province of Ontario Birth Registration # not registered.
    Marriage Index for Kent County, Michigan; 1896 - 1900, Book 12, Page 125 (requires verification).
    Ontario Census Returns: - 1881 - Huron North, District 175, Sub District B, Turnberry Township,
    Division 2, Page 67, Line (?).
    - 1891 - Huron East, District 76, Sub District E, Division 1, Morris Township, Page 36, Line 10.

    2-7 John Calder
    Born: about 1873.
    Ontario, Canada.
    Documentation: - Province of Ontario Birth Registration # not registered.
    Ontario Census Returns: - 1881 - Huron North, District 175, Sub District B, Turnberry Township,
    Division 2, Page 68, Line (?).
    - 1891 - Huron East, District 76, Sub District E, Division 1, Morris Township, Page 36, Line 11.

    2-8 Margaret (Maggie) Calder
    Born: November / 1876.
    Wingham, Bruce County, Ontario, Canada.
    Her daughter Emma’s birth record confirms that Margaret was born in Wingham, Ontario.
    Died: August 10, 1929.
    St. Mary’s Hospital, Grand Rapids, Kent County, Michigan, U.S.A.
    Buried at: Oak Hill Cemetery, 647 Hall St.SE, Grand Rapids, Kent County, Michigan, U.S.A.
    Headstone Inscription: Shears, Margaret (Mother); b.1875 d.1929 (Block 11, Lot 167).
    Married to: Jay Oran Shears.
    January 19, 1903 in Grand Rapids, Kent County, Michigan, U.S.A.
    The witnesses were J.E. Calder and May Calder, both of Grand Rapids.
    Notes: - Her obituary states that she was survived by 6 sisters and 2 brothers.
    Documentation: - Province of Ontario Birth Registration # not registered.
    Marriage License, Kent County, Michigan; Year 1903, Book 13, Page 212, Record #3060.
    Death Certificate, Kent County, Michigan; Year 1929, Book 14, Page 92, Record #1149.
    Ontario Census Returns: - 1881 - Huron North, District 175, Sub District B, Turnberry Township,
    Division 2, Page 68, Line (?).
    - 1891 - Huron East, District 76, Sub District E, Division 1, Morris Township, Page 36, Line 12.
    - 1911 - Oxford North, District 106, Sub District 23, East Zorra Township, Page 10, Line 49.
    United States Census - 1920 - Toledo, Lucus Co., OH, Roll T625_1411, ED 158, Page 3B,
    Image 1130.
    SHEARS Emma Irene; Birth Record, Allegan Co., MI Births 1898-1904, Vol 6, Page 289, Rec 3588.
    Obituary: Grand Rapids Herald, Grand Rapids, Michigan. August 11, 1929 edition, page 5.
    Funeral Arrangements: Clarence D. Sullivan Funeral Home.

    Jay Oran Shears Husband
    Born: September 5, 1881.
    Ostego, Allegan County, Michigan, United States Of America.
    Died: March 29, 1942.
    Buried at: Mountain Home Cemetery, Ostego, Allegan County, Michigan.
    Headstone Inscription: Jay / Shears / Michigan / Cook 38 U.S. Vol. Inf. / March 29, 1942
    Profession: - Teamster in the 1911 census.
    Place of Residence: - Village of Innerkip, East Zorra Township, Oxford County, Ontario in the 1911
    Canadian census.
    - 467 Parker, Toledo, Lucas County, Ohio in September / 1918.
    Documentation:
    Ontario Census Returns: - 1911 - Oxford North, District 106, Sub District 23, East Zorra Township,
    Page 10, Line 48.
    United States Census - 1930 - City of Cleveland, Cuyahoga County, Ohio;
    Ward 33, Block 88, Page. 105, Line 33.
    Funeral Arrangements: Blakeman Funeral Home, Kalamazoo, Michigan.
    Obituary: Grand Rapids Herald, Grand Rapids, Kent County, Michigan; April 5, 1942, pg. 17.
    Sate Of Michigan Record of Birth for Emma Irene Shears, County of Allegan, Record Number 3588,
    Date: March 2, 1904.

    Children of Margaret (Maggie) Calder and Jay Oran Shears:
    3-1 Emma Irene Shears
    Born: March 2, 1904.
    Ostego, Allegan County, Michigan, United States Of America.
    3-2 Willard J. Shears
    Born: August / 1905.
    Michigan, United States Of America.
    3-3 Alexander Shears
    Born: May / 1908.
    Ostego, Allegan County, Michigan, United States Of America.

    2-9 Louisa Calder
    Born: about 1878.
    Ontario, Canada.
    Married to: Charles C. McLenithan (requires verification).
    1900 to 1904 in Kent County, Michigan, U.S.A.
    Documentation:
    Marriage Index for Kent County, Michigan; 1900 - 1904, Book 13, Page 6 (requires verification).
    Ontario Census Returns: - 1881 - Huron North, District 175, Sub District B, Turnberry Township,
    Division 2, Page 68, Line (?).
    - 1891 - Huron East, District 76, Sub District E, Division 1, Morris Township, Page 36, Line 13.

    2-10 Daisy Calder
    Born: June / 1880.
    Ontario, Canada.
    Married to: Harry H. Rogers (requires verification).
    1900 to 1904 in Kent County, Michigan, U.S.A.
    Documentation: - Province of Ontario Birth Registration # not registered.
    Marriage Index for Kent County, Michigan; 1900 - 1904, Book 13, Page 56 (requires verification).
    Ontario Census Returns: - 1881 - Huron North, District 175, Sub District B, Turnberry Township,
    Division 2, Page 68, Line (?).
    - 1891 - Huron East, District 76, Sub District E, Division 1, Morris Township, Page 36, Line 14.

    Other Contributors: Marcia Shears (u08554@hotmail.com) 
    Linked to Anna
    Sarah
    Alexander CALDER
    Ann CALDER
    Daisy CALDER
    Elizabeth CALDER
    Elsie H. CALDER
    James Alexander CALDER
    Jennie CALDER
    John E. CALDER
    Louise CALDER
    Margaret CALDER
    Mary E. CALDER
    Matilda CALDER
    William Gye CALDER
    William DWYER
    William HEFFERNAN
    Frederick James HUGHES
    George HUGHES
    Elizabeth KING
    Elizabeth Ellomir MILTON
    Allan A. NICHOLSON
    Kenneth NICHOLSON
    Family/Spouse: Kenneth NICHOLSON/Jennie CALDER (F3115) 


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