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From: "gerry" <>
Subject: Re: [SCT-ISLEOFMULL] Campbells on Mull
Date: Fri, 22 Feb 2008 15:24:23 +1100
Jean found the McFarlanes in Proton as you suggested as follows:
1881 Census Proton.Grey East,Ont.
McFarlane Alex -70-Baptist wife Mary-70 C. Presbyterian
The children ,Donald 31,Catherine -24 Pres.,Mary Ann-21 Pres. and a Mary
Hector was also a Baptist .It might be ahelp finding people if any of you
baptists on Mull.
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From: "Merle & Ida King" <>
Cc: "Jean Kinnaird" <>
Sent: Monday, February 18, 2008 4:39 AM
Subject: Re: [SCT-ISLEOFMULL] Campbells on Mull
> Hi Gerry
> I've cc'd a copy of this to Jean Kinnaird in case she isn't subscribed
> Hopefully this isn't repetitious. As your Hector first settled in
> Glenelg he's listed on Con 1 Lot 11 NDR in 1851 but a check mark appears
> in the column that his residence is out of limits. Of course his
> children John, Allan and Donald are with him. He might be found in
> another district other than Glenelg twp., as well.
> In the Glenelg history book pg 325 there is a reference To Alexander
> McFarlane on Con 1 lots 11 & 12 NDR. same location hummmm....Here in
> brief it states that Alexander McFarlane and his wife Margaret came to
> Canada from the Isle of Mull in Sct. They were a month on the boat with
> their daughter Margaret and one year old Donald. Two daughters were born
> in Canada Mary Ann & Katie.
> They farmed in Proton twp.. Have you checked in Proton twp.? There might
> be other Campbell or McFarlane family members there as well. Sorry
> Proton is out of my area :-[
> In Glenelg 1851 on Con 2 Lot 20 NDR I believe this Alexander McFarlane
> is situated again with residence out of limit marked. This one is
> extremely hard to read on my photocopy..
> Alexander McFarlane yeomen b Highland of Sct, Church of Sct, out of area,
> Mar(g) McFarlane " " " 35
> Donald McFarlane aged 2
> Peggy McFarlane aged 1 listed as b Canada So this looks like them :-)
> Presuming that this Alexander McFarlane was from the Kilfinchen/Iona
> parish I found these.
> 1841 KLF
> Ardtun 2nd Division 31 McFarlane Hugh 50 Ag Labourer Y
> Ardtun 2nd Division 31 McFarlane Anny 40 Y McIntyre
> Ardtun 2nd Division 31 McFarlane Alexander 15 Y Jul 30 1822
> Ardtun 2nd Division 31 McFarlane Isabel 13 Y Oct 23 1827
> Ardtun 2nd Division 31 McFarlane Parlane? 8 Y May 25 1830
> Ardtun 2nd Division 31 McFarlane Dugald 6 Y Aug 22 1832
> Ardtun 2nd Division 31 McFarlane Anny 3 Y Jan 20 1837
> Ardtun 2nd Division 31 McFarlane Ketty/Betty 3 Y Jan 20 1837
> Asapole 76 Livingston Duncan 20 Ag Labourer Y Feb 28 1817
> Asapole 76 McDougall/McLucais John 20 Ag Labourer Y
> Asapole 76 McFarlane Alexander 25 Ag Labourer Y
> Kentra 15 MacFarlane John 45 Carpenter Y
> Kentra 15 MacFarlane Euphemia 35 Y Black
> Kentra 15 MacFarlane Archibald 15 Y Sep 23 1823
> Kentra 15 MacFarlane Alexander 14 Y Sep 4 1825
> Kentra 15 MacFarlane Hugh 12 Y Oct 7 1827
> Kentra 15 MacFarlane John 10 Y abt 1829
> Kentra 15 MacFarlane Betty 8 Y Dec 20 1832-Jan 5 1833
> Kentra 15 MacFarlane Duncan 3 Y Jan 11 1844
> In the Manse of Iona there is a 15 year old Alexander McFarlane I
> haven't figured out who he belongs to yet. but he'd be too young.
> If you find anything additional I hope you'll keep the list informed.
> gerry wrote:
>>I have got in a muddle re my Campbells.My ggg Grandfather Left from Adrtun
>>on the Konrad in 1850.
>>He first settled in Glenelg,Ont. and then moved on To Bruce County.His
>>first wife was Catherine Fletcher who
>>died possibly in 1860.Their chidren were John Fletcher bn1831,Allan bn
>>1835, Donald bn 1837and Marion(Sarah) bn1842.His second wife was a Susan
>>Kennedy from Mull.Their chidren were Alexander bn 1854,Hector bn
>>1857,Catherine Fletcher bn 1857, Charlesbn 1859,Flora 1860, Anna bn 1862
>>,Sarah bn 1865- all bn in Ontario.
>>Hector's Tombstone in Lovat , Bruce County says he died at the age of 90
>>The muddle is as follows - I presumed that Hector was the son of Ronald
>>Campbell and Marion Mclean
>>baptised in 1806 Kilfinchen. My cousin Jean Kinnard suggested to me that
>>no Ronalds are to be found
>>in our family tree and Hector had called his first son John.We found a
>>John Campbell married to a Ann Mcfarlan
>>their son Hector was baptised in 1805 which would match our Hectors death
>>at 1895 better than 1806.
>>It would be helpful if any of you might have a Campbell John or a Ann
>>Mcfarlan or even a Kennedy conection
>>that you could pass on.
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