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Subject: [Ont] Toronto Marriages, 1834
Date: Thu, 18 Jan 2001 20:55:42 -0500


Marriage Registers of St. James Anglican Church, York (Toronto), 1800 to
1896, as recorded in "Landmarks of Toronto", volume 3, pp.395 ff., by
John Ross Robertson (including biographical notations on some
individuals and families by J.R.R.)

Will be posted on Mary Crandall's site at
http://homepages.rootsweb.com/~maryc/ontmarr.htm
new page for early 1800s marriages
http://homepages.rootsweb.com/~maryc/oldies.htm

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1 January, 1834, Banns, George WRIGHT, bachelor, and Elizabeth APPLEBY,
spinster, both of the township of Etobicoke. Witnesses, Sarah McVANE,
Robert WRIGHT.

8 January, 1834, by special license, Timothy ROGERS, in the township of
King, Home District, bachelor, and Anne LLOYD, of the township of West
Gwillimbury, spinster.
Also, Charles LLOYD and Sarah OSTROM. Witnesses, David LLOYD, Uriah
BRITTON.

16 January, 1834, by special license, William LELIOTT [?], of the
township of Markham, in the Home district, bachelor, and Frances
BRAITHWAITE, of the same township, spinster. Witnesses, H. COOPER,
William E. DUNN.

18 January, 1834, by special license, Edward STUBBS, of the township of
Caledon, in the Home district, widower, and Hannah HESSEY [or HESEY] ,
of the township of Garafraxa, in the district of Gore, spinster.
Witnesses, John STUBBS, William DILLUS.

23 January, 1834, by special license, William SWANTON, of the town of
York, in the Home district, bachelor, and Ellen BEAMISH, of the township
of Etobicoke, spinster. Witnesses, Thomas GERMYN, James SWANTON.

30 January, 1834, by special license, James NIGHTINGALE, of the township
of York, bachelor, and Ellen NIGHTINGALE, of the same place, spinster.
Witnesses, Thomas COOK, Elizabeth NIGHTINGALE. James NIGHTINGALE for
many years was the proprietor of the "Peacock" tavern, on Dundas street,
just five miles from the city.

31 January, 1834, by special license, John TOPPIN, of the township of
Markham, in the Home district, widower, and Mary COLLINS, of the same
township, spinster. Witnesses, William STANLEY, John DICKY.

Marriages Performed by Rev. Dr. John STRACHAN
26 January, 1834, by special license, James NEWBIGGING, Esq., of the
town of York, in the Home District, bachelor, and Anne Louise HAGERMAN,
of the same place, spinster. Witnesses, Mary R. MACKENZIE, Alexander
MURRAY. Mr. NEWBIGGING was a Toronto merchant. His wife survived in
1898. His eldest son, Colonel Robert NEWBIGGING, died in Toronto in
February, 1898.

16 February, 1834, Banns, Michael WOOD, widower, of Oxford West, London
District, and Jane ROBINSON, widow, of York. Witnesses, M. KEATING and
John MUNNS.

16 February, 1834, Banns, Thomas STINYER, bachelor, and Mary ELSON,
spinster, both of York. Witnesses, E. ELSON and John TUNISBY.

Marriage Performed by George J. GWYNNE
25 March, 1834, Banns, Isaac WINTER, and Mary CHRISTNER, spinster, both
of Etobicoke.
Witnesses, Moses CHRISTNER, Elizabeth DEVINS.
[Note: this is the first marriage that is recorded as having taken place
in "Toronto" as opposed to "York".]

Marriages Performed by Rev. Dr. John STRACHAN
13 April, 1834, Banns, William MULLER, bachelor, and Julia DWYER,
spinster, both of this parish. Witnesses, John MURPHY, Thomas GRAY.

13 April, 1834, Banns, Andrew WILSON, bachelor, and Julia PLUNKETT,
widow, both of this place. Witnesses, John MURPHY, Thomas GRAY.

24 October, 1835, James SHARPE, of the township of Leeds, in the
Johnston District, bachelor, and Elizabeth MIDDLETON, of the city of
Toronto, spinster. Witnesses, William SWOAFF and John BATTLE.

11 May, 1834, Banns, John MOORE, widower, and Mary MACAULAY, spinster,
both of this parish. Witnesses, Charles MOORE, Bridget CARROLL.

13 May, 1834, Banns, John SMITH, bachelor, of Markham, and Mary
SPARKHALL, spinster, of Toronto. Witnesses, Joseph CHILOES, Maria
SPARKHALL.

14 May, 1834, Banns, John SEDGEWORTH, bachelor, and Mary SIMPSON,
spinster, both of this parish. Witnesses, Thomas WILLIAMS, Rachel
BILTON.

15 May, 1834, by special license, Thomas SCALES, bachelor, and Maria
McDONALD, spinster, both of this parish. Witnesses, Thomas MARA,
Susannah ORNET.

29 May, 1834, Banns, Kerr BRUCE, bachelor, and Maria MERLING, spinster.
Witnesses, Thomas HAMILTON, Susanna ARLET.

2 June, 1834, by special license, George BARRY, bachelor, and Mary
FISHER, spinster. Witnesses, Sarah FISHER, John Peter FISHER.

9 June, 1834, Banns, William CARSWELL, bachelor, and Margaret CRAIG,
spinster, both of this parish. Witnesses, Eliza CRAIG, Henry SWOCK.

11 June, 1834, by special license, John STUART, Esq., of the town of
London, in the district of London, bachelor, and Elizabeth Van
Ranssalaer POWELL, of the city of Toronto, spinster. Witnesses,
Charlotte Bleeker POWELL, G. C. STRACHAN.

14 June, 1834, by special license, Major BRAITHWAITE, of the township of
Markham, bachelor, and Ann MATHEWS, of the same place, spinster.
Witnesses, Samson BRAITHWAITE, Mary MAULESON.

17 June, 1834, Banns, Henry SWOCK, bachelor, and Catherine OBRIER,
spinster, both of the township of York. Witnesses, James WALLIS, Thomas
FINGALE.

22 June,1834, Banns, William HIGGINS, bachelor, and Mary McGUIRE,
spinster, both of this parish. Witness, S. McSTRAVICK.

8 July, 1834, by special license, John BELL, bachelor, and Mary Jane
BROWN. Witnesses, John PIKE and George BELL.

14 July, 1834, by special license, James WINGROVE, bachelor, residing in
St. Catharines, district of Niagara, and Sarah BELL, spinster, of this
city. Witnesses, Richard GREY, Elizabeth THOMPSON.

14 July, 1834, Banns, Robert SMITH, bachelor, and Ann MICHAEL, spinster,
both of this city. Witnesses, David BURN, Mary Ann HUNTER.

15 July, 1834, by special license, Robert McCOLLUM, of the township of
Toronto, bachelor, and Jane STEVENSON, of the city of Toronto,
spinster. Witnesses, Mary Ann STEVENSON, Thomas GUINTY.

15 July, 1834, by special license, Henry G. PAPST, of the township of
York, bachelor, and Elizabeth BURKE, of the same place, spinster.
Witnesses, Daniel PAPST, Emma SNIDER.

15 July, 1834, by special license, Robert JOHNSTON, of Toronto,
bachelor, and Catherine TAYLOR, of the same place, spinster.
Witnesses, Mary SCOTT, James HUGHES.

16 July, 1834, by special license, John BISHOP, senr., widower, and
Robina GARSEDE, widow, both of this parish. Witnesses, Joseph PRICE,
Maria PRICE.

16 July, 1834, by special license, Thomas SMITH, bachelor, and Jane
THOMPSON, spinster, both of this parish. Witnesses, Elizabeth BAKER,
John BAKER.

16 July, 1834, by special license, Joseph CLARKE, bachelor, and Mary Ann
BLOOR, spinster, both of this parish. Witnesses, Sarah BLOOR, S. AMOS.

19 July, 1834, by special license, Thomas MEREDITH, of the township of
Westminster, London district, bachelor, and Catherine POWELL, of the
city of Toronto, spinster. Witnesses, John SHAW, Margaret HENDERSON.

22 July, 1834, by special license, Lennox RUDYERD, paymaster to the
Rideau Canal, of Bytown, bachelor, and Caroline Laura COLMAN, of
Toronto, spinster. Witnesses, Thomas COLMAN, M. T. COLMAN.

22 July, 1834, by special license, Robert SWALES, bachelor, of the
township of Toronto, Home district, and Hannah HOYELL, of the same
place, spinster. Witnesses, James BENTLY, S. BROCK.

23 July, 1834, Banns, Thomas AIDER, widower, and Isabella CAMERON,
spinster, both of Toronto. Witnesses, John ROBINS, William BEATLE.

30 July, 1834, by special license, Thomas BURKE, bachelor, and Catherine
DOHEY, spinster, both of Toronto. Witnesses, John EDMONDE, Robert
FOWLER.

28 August, 1834, Banns, William LAUDER, bachelor, and Mary Ann SEAMAN,
spinster, both of the township of Toronto. Witnesses, John McCANDLESS,
Catherine SLOAN.

6 September, 1834, by special license, Thomas Gibbs RIDOUT, widower, and
Matilda Ann BRAMLEY, spinster, both of the city of Toronto. Witnesses,
W. A. BALDWIN, Geo. SMITH, Mary RIDOUT. Mr. RIDOUT was son of
Surveyor-General RIDOUT. He served in the war of 1812, and for more
than 40 years subsequently was cashier of the Bank of Upper Canada. He
died in 1861.

8 September, 1834, by special license, Joseph BEATTY, bachelor, and Jane
CAMPBELL, spinster, both of this parish. Witnesses, Ellen BEATTY, Wm.
E. SMITH.

18 September, 1834, by special license, William MORLEY, bachelor, and
Anne BROWN, spinster, both of this parish. Witnesses, William ORMOND,
George BROWN.

22 September, 1834, by special license, Robert PURK, of the township of
Cavan, Newcastle district, and Mary MURDOCH, of Toronto, spinster.
Witnesses, Francis WEST, Margaret McLEAN.

27 September, 1834, by special license, Thomas MAY, bachelor, and Ann
COTTON, spinster, both of this parish. Witnesses, Eliza COTTON, James
TODD.

7 October, 1834, by special license, James SWITZER, of Esquisey, Gore
District, bachelor, and Maria KENT, of the same township, spinster.
Witnesses, Francis KENT, Joseph MITHAND.

9 October, 1834, by special license, Robert CARRUTHERS, bachelor, and
Elizabeth WEBB, widow, both of the township of York. Witnesses, H.
PALMER, Elizabeth CARRUTHERS.

10 October, 1834, by special license, William JEFFERY, of the township
of Whitby, widower, and Ann HALL, of the same place, widow. Witnesses,
George JACKSON, William HALL, Mary Ann JACKSON.

11 October, 1834, by special license, William SIMPSON, widower, and Mary
CONNOR, spinster, both of this parish. Witnesses, Eliza COTTON,
Benjamin MILLS.

13 October, 1834, by special license, Ephraim William BURKLEY, widower,
and Maria STEVENSON, widow, both of this parish. Witnesses, Thomas
MATTHEWS, Charlotte MATTHEWS.

15 October, 1834, by special license, William Beverley HEWARD, of the
city of Toronto, bachelor, and Mary COCKBURN, of the same place,
spinster, both of this parish. Witnesses, Wm. A. CAMPBELL, E. L.
LICARE, H.C. HEWARD, John FENTON.

16 October, 1834, by special license, Thomas WALKER, bachelor, and
Elizabeth JOHNSON, spinster, both of the township of Toronto.
Witnesses, William JOHNSON, Martha BEATTY.

17 October, 1834, by special license, John GRANT, bachelor, and
Catherine PARTINGTON, widow, both of this parish. Witnesses, James
HAMILTON, John ORMONDE.

29 October, 1834, Banns, James TAYLOR, bachelor, and Sarah SMITH,
spinster, both of this parish. Witnesses, Elisa SMITH, John PIRRITTE.

3 November, 1834, by special license, John McMILLAN, of the township of
Lancaster, Eastern district, widower, and Grace McCALLUM, of the
township of Erie, Gore District, spinster. Witnesses, Alexander
McPHERSON, John McKENZIE.

7 November, 1834, by special license, John PARK, of this township of
York, bachelor, and Mary Jane TAYLOR, of Toronto, spinster. Witnesses,
John CUNNINGHAM, John DOWPUTY.

9 November, 1834, by special license, Thomas M. RADENHURST, Esq.,
barrister at law, of the town of Perth, Bathurst district, in this
province, bachelor, and Lucy Edith RIDOUT, of the city of Toronto,
spinster. Witnesses, Wm. RIDOUT, Mary RIDOUT, James E. SMALL. The
bride in this case was a daughter of Surveyor-General RIDOUT, and sister
of Thomas Gibbs RIDOUT.

10 November, 1834, by special license, Joseph KIRKLY, of Toronto,
bachelor, and Maria WILBY, of the same place, spinster. Witnesses,
William LEAMING, Majory ANDERSON.

13 November, 1834, by special license, Joseph KERR, bachelor, and
Eleanor SHORT, spinster, both of this parish. Witnesses, Jean
McCULLOUGH, Patrick FOY.

15 November, 1834, by special license, James THOMPSON, of the town of
Kingston, bachelor, and Winnifred GILRAY, of Toronto, widow. Witnesses,
Isaiah KENNY, H. RENSON.

20 November, 1834, by special license, George HAPPER, bachelor, and
Margaret COULTES, spinster, both of Scarboro'. Witnesses, William
COULTES, Jane BEASWICK.

20 November, 1834, by special license, George RAWSON, bachelor, and
Julia Ann PARKER, spinster, both of this parish. Witnesses, Edward
BAKER, Elizabeth BAKER.

10 December, 1834, by special license, Joseph BROWN, of Etobicoke, and
Mary HAGAR, of Toronto, spinster. Witnesses, George SUNLEY, Howard
CROWLEY.

12 December, 1834, by special license, William WALKER, widower, and
Elizabeth ARMSTRONG, spinster, both of this parish. Witnesses, Martha
ARMSTRONG, Allen ROSE.

15 December, 1834, by special license, James TODD, bachelor, and Elisa
COTTON, spinster, both of this parish. Witnesses, Thos. HENRY, John
BULL.

15 December, 1834, by special license, Arthur BROCK, of the township of
York, bachelor, and Mary BURNS, of the city of Toronto, spinster.
Witnesses, David BURNS, Jas. ARMSTRONG.

15 December, 1834, by special license, William CAMPBELL, Esq., bachelor,
and Harriett Grace FOOT, spinster, both of the city of Toronto.
Witnesses, William Campbell LORING, Lavinia FOOT.

18 December, 1834, Banns, Charles LEWIS, bachelor, and Ann UNDERWOOD,
spinster, both of this parish. Witnesses, Isabella THOMPSON, Francis
OLDHAM.

18 December, 1834, by special license, Richard WOOD, bachelor, and Mary
PHIBBS, spinster, both of this parish. Witnesses, William MURRAY,
Myles BOYD.

24 December, 1834, Banns, Adam GEDDES, widower, and Margaret WRIGHT,
spinster, both of this parish. Witnesses, Arch. WRIGHT, Isabella
WRIGHT.

25 December, 1834, Banns, Philip HULL, single, and Mary STARR, spinster,
both of this parish. Witnesses, William SHAW, Harriet WILSON.

27 December, 1834, by special license, Charles YOUNG, widower, and
Isabella ANDERSON, spinster, both of this parish. Witnesses, Mary
CAMP, Charles BELL.



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Marcie Lawrence


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