Goldie Coombe1

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     Goldie Coombe married Carroll Snell, son of Howard Snell and Harriet Jane Berry.1
     Her married name was Snell.

Citations

  1. [S1376] McCormick 1975, p. 82.
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Merle Joyce Coombe1,2

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     Merle Joyce Coombe was the daughter of Charles E Coombe.1 Merle Joyce Coombe married 2nd Curtis LeRoy Rice, son of Robert Davenport Rice and Mary Darres, on 5 May 1964 at Deep Brook, Annapolis Co, NS.1,2
     Her married name was Rice.
Father*Charles E Coombe1

Citations

  1. [S1372] McCormick 1973, opposite #2265.
  2. [S1376] McCormick 1975, p. 91.
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Lottie Hope Coombs1

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     Lottie Hope Coombs married George Fredrick Porter, son of Jesse Gray Porter and Annabelle Morgan, on 24 December 1918.1
     Her married name was Porter.

Citations

  1. [S1376] McCormick 1975, p. 98.
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Nettie Rose Cooney1

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     Nettie Rose Cooney married 2nd Zenas Minard Sanford, son of Edward Pryor Sanford and Serena Edith Minard, on 28 July 1934.1
     Her married name was Sanford.

Citations

  1. [S1376] McCormick 1975, p. 88.
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(?) Cooper

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Children of (?) Cooper

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Catherine Crosby Cooper1

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     Catherine Crosby Cooper is the daughter of (?) Cooper. Catherine Crosby Cooper married Gerrit Smith Rice, son of Luther Rice and Fannie Marsh; both of Conneaut, OH.1 Catherine Crosby Cooper died on 17 December 1877.2
     Her married name was Rice.
Father*(?) Cooper

Child of Catherine Crosby Cooper and Gerrit Smith Rice

Citations

  1. [S3] Rice Gen'l Register, pp. 285, 475.
  2. [S3] Rice Gen'l Register, p. 475.
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Sarah Gill Cooper1

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     Sarah Gill Cooper is the daughter of (?) Cooper. Sarah Gill Cooper married Gerrit Smith Rice, son of Luther Rice and Fannie Marsh, on 2 October 1838; Sarah of Conneaut, Ohio.1 Sarah Gill Cooper died on 24 June 1846.2
     She and Gerrit Smith Rice resided at Canada.2 Sarah Gill Cooper and Gerrit Smith Rice resided at Ohio.2 Sarah Gill Cooper and Gerrit Smith Rice resided at New Haven, CT.2 Her married name was Rice.
Father*(?) Cooper

Children of Sarah Gill Cooper and Gerrit Smith Rice

Citations

  1. [S3] Rice Gen'l Register, pp. 285, 475.
  2. [S3] Rice Gen'l Register, p. 475.
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(?) Copeland1

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     (?) Copeland was born on 6 September 1869 at Hillsburgh, Digby Co, NS.1 He was the son of Samuel Copeland and Ellen Mullen.1
Father*Samuel Copeland1 b. 1832, d. Mar 1889
Mother*Ellen Mullen1 d. 17 Jan 1893

Citations

  1. [S1412] Nova Scotia "Registration of Births, 1864-1876" Digby County, Microfilm of records held at the Public Archives of Nova Scotia LDS film 1298667, 1298668, 1868-1869, #306 (unknown file date).
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Alice Copeland1

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     Alice Copeland was the daughter of Fred Augustus Copeland and Maude Young.1 Alice Copeland married Miles Struthers.1
     Her married name was Struthers.
Father*Fred Augustus Copeland1 b. 27 Dec 1881
Mother*Maude Young1

Citations

  1. [S1376] McCormick 1975, p. 96.
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Bessie Copeland1

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     Bessie Copeland was born circa 1873 at Massachusetts.2 She was the daughter of John Copeland III and Eleanor Jane Lent.1 Bessie Copeland married John Lindgreen.1
     Her married name was Lindgreen.
Father*John Copeland III1 b. 1829
Mother*Eleanor Jane Lent1 b. 10 Aug 1834

Citations

  1. [S1365] Vernon Morse Spurr, Michael and Jane (Shippee) Spurr, p. 1249.
  2. [S1011] Census - US: 1880 - LDS CD, cites: FHL Film 1254548 National Archives Film T9-0548 Page 388D.
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Delma Copeland1

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     Delma Copeland married Fred Bishop.1 Delma Copeland was born circa 1866 at Nova Scotia.3 She was the daughter of Samuel Copeland and Ellen Mullen.2
     Her married name was Bishop.
Father*Samuel Copeland2 b. 1832, d. Mar 1889
Mother*Ellen Mullen2 d. 17 Jan 1893

Child of Delma Copeland and Fred Bishop

Citations

  1. [S1376] McCormick 1975, p. 96.
  2. [S1372] McCormick 1973, 1913.
  3. [S1187] Census - Canada: 1881 LDS CD, cites: FHL Film 1375808 NAC C-13172 Dist 15 SubDist A Page 15 Family 79.
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Eileen Copeland1

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     Eileen Copeland was the daughter of Fred Augustus Copeland and Maude Young.2 Eileen Copeland married Trueman Wright.2
     Her married name was Wright.
Father*Fred Augustus Copeland2 b. 27 Dec 1881
Mother*Maude Young2

Citations

  1. [S1376] McCormick 1975, pp. 96, 135.
  2. [S1376] McCormick 1975, p. 96.
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Ella Copeland1

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     Ella Copeland was the daughter of John Copeland III and Eleanor Jane Lent.1 Ella Copeland married Mark Horton.1
     Her married name was Horton.
Father*John Copeland III1 b. 1829
Mother*Eleanor Jane Lent1 b. 10 Aug 1834

Citations

  1. [S1365] Vernon Morse Spurr, Michael and Jane (Shippee) Spurr, p. 1249.
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Ella Copeland1

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     Ella Copeland was born circa 1867 at Nova Scotia.1 She was the daughter of Joseph Copeland and Charlotte McLaughlin.1
Father*Joseph Copeland1 b. c 1835, d. b 1901
Mother*Charlotte McLaughlin1 b. c 1835

Citations

  1. [S1318] Census - Canada: 1881, Annapolis County, Hessian Line District, p. 5.
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Ernest Copeland1

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     Ernest Copeland was born on 11 October 1879 at Nova Scotia.2 He was the son of Thomas Copeland and Mary Ritchie.2 Ernest Copeland married Emma Coleman after 1901.1 Ernest Copeland died in 1909.1
     He was a mill wright in April 1901.2 He resided in April 1901 at Bear River District, Annapolis Co, NS, with his parents.2
Father*Thomas Copeland2 b. 8 Jun 1847
Mother*Mary Ritchie2 b. 28 Mar 1855

Citations

  1. [S1372] McCormick 1973, 1600.2.
  2. [S1385] Census - Canada: 1901, 26, b, p. 1.
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Florence Maud Copeland1

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     Florence Maud Copeland was born on 30 September 1878 at Bear River, NS, she declared age 18, born Bear River at her marriage in 1895.3,4 She was the daughter of Thomas Copeland and Mary Ritchie.2 Florence Maud Copeland married Augustus Purdy, son of Cerano Purdy and Mary Jane Ditmars, on 12 June 1895 at Parish of Clements, Bear River, Annapolis Co, NS; by Henry How, Rector of St Lukes, Annapolis.5,4
     Her married name was Purdy. Florence Maud Copeland and Augustus Purdy resided in April 1901 at Clements West District, Annapolis Co, NS.3
Father*Thomas Copeland2 b. 8 Jun 1847
Mother*Mary Ritchie2 b. 28 Mar 1855

Citations

  1. [S1376] McCormick 1975, p. 96.
  2. [S1372] McCormick 1973, 1916.
  3. [S1385] Census - Canada: 1901, 26, i, p. 3.
  4. [S1433] Annapolis County Marriages, 1864-1910, LDS film number 1298863: p. 249, no. 41.
  5. [S1393] Clements, NS Parish Register, p. 89, #267.
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Frances Copeland1

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     Frances Copeland was born on 18 September 1875 at Bear River, Annapolis Co, NS.3,4 She was the daughter of Thomas Copeland and Mary Ritchie.2 Frances Copeland married Willard P Brinton on 11 January 1899 at her father's home, Annapolis Co, NS; by John Lockwood. Both parties were of the Parish of Clements.5
     Frances Copeland also went by the name of "Fannie Copeland."3,4 Her married name was Brinton.
Father*Thomas Copeland2 b. 8 Jun 1847
Mother*Mary Ritchie2 b. 28 Mar 1855

Child of Frances Copeland and Willard P Brinton

Citations

  1. [S1376] McCormick 1975, p. 96.
  2. [S1372] McCormick 1973, 1917.
  3. [S1230] Census - Canada: 1891, 26, b, p. 4.
  4. [S1427] Annapolis County Births, 1864-1876, LDS film number 1298664: p. 186, no. 288.
  5. [S1393] Clements, NS Parish Register, p. 92, #275.
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Frank Copeland1

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     Frank Copeland was born circa 1863 at Massachusetts.2 He was the son of John Copeland III and Eleanor Jane Lent.1 Frank Copeland married Maria Bellows.1
Father*John Copeland III1 b. 1829
Mother*Eleanor Jane Lent1 b. 10 Aug 1834

Citations

  1. [S1365] Vernon Morse Spurr, Michael and Jane (Shippee) Spurr, p. 1249.
  2. [S1011] Census - US: 1880 - LDS CD, cites: FHL Film 1254548 National Archives Film T9-0548 Page 388D.
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Fred Augustus Copeland1

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     Fred Augustus Copeland was born on 27 December 1881 at Nova Scotia.1 He was the son of Thomas Copeland and Mary Ritchie.2 Fred Augustus Copeland married Maude Young.3
     Fred Augustus Copeland was also known as Augustus Copeland.3 He was a farm laborer in April 1901.1 He resided in April 1901 at Bear River District, Annapolis Co, NS, with his parents.1
Father*Thomas Copeland2 b. 8 Jun 1847
Mother*Mary Ritchie2 b. 28 Mar 1855

Children of Fred Augustus Copeland and Maude Young

Citations

  1. [S1385] Census - Canada: 1901, 26, b, p. 1.
  2. [S1372] McCormick 1973, 1915.
  3. [S1376] McCormick 1975, p. 96.
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Henry Byron Copeland1

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     Henry Byron Copeland was born on 3 May 1868 at Bear River, Annapolis Co, NS.1 He was the son of Samuel Copeland and Ellen Mullen.1
Father*Samuel Copeland1 b. 1832, d. Mar 1889
Mother*Ellen Mullen1 d. 17 Jan 1893

Citations

  1. [S1412] Nova Scotia "Registration of Births, 1864-1876" Digby County, Microfilm of records held at the Public Archives of Nova Scotia LDS film 1298667, 1298668, 1867-1868, #263 (unknown file date).
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John Copeland1

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Child of John Copeland

Citations

  1. [S3] Rice Gen'l Register, pp. 207, 379.
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John Copeland III1,2

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     John Copeland III was born in 1829.2 He was the son of John Copeland Jr and Diadama Rice. John Copeland III married Eleanor Jane Lent, daughter of John Lent and Mary Rice.3,2
     John Copeland III and Eleanor Jane Lent appeared on the census of 1880 at Brookline, MA; John Copeland, self, male, married, age 50, born, Occ: Carpenter, father born Nova Scotia, mother born Nova Scotia; Eleanor Copeland, wife, female, married, age 44, born, Occ: Keeps House, father born Nova Scotia, mother born Nova Scotia; Frank B. Copeland, son, male, age 16, born MA, Occ: At School, father born Nova Scotia, mother born Nova Scotia; Bessie M. Copeland, daughter, female, age 7, born MA, father born Nova Scotia, mother born Nova Scotia; Martha Mullen, son-in-law(sic), male(sic), widowed, age 40, born Nova Scotia, Occ: Nurse, father born Nova Scotia, mother born Nova Scotia; Hattie C. Lino Niece, female, age 21, born Nova Scotia, father born Nova Scotia, mother born Nova Scotia.4
Father*John Copeland Jr b. 1795, d. 1883
Mother*Diadama Rice b. c 1809, d. 1874

Citations

  1. [S1376] McCormick 1975, p. 40.
  2. [S3] Rice Gen'l Register, p. 379.
  3. [S1372] McCormick 1973, 1059.7.
  4. [S1011] Census - US: 1880 - LDS CD, cites: FHL Film 1254548 National Archives Film T9-0548 Page 388D.
  5. [S1365] Vernon Morse Spurr, Michael and Jane (Shippee) Spurr, p. 1249.
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John Copeland Jr1

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     John Copeland Jr was born in 1795.2,3 He was the son of John Copeland. Diadama Rice married John Copeland Jr, widower of Phoebe Jefferson, daughter of Thomas Rice and Martha Potter, circa 1828.1 John Copeland Jr died in 1883.4,5
     He appeared on the census of 1881 at Hessian Line District, Annapolis Co, NS; with his son Joseph.6
Father*John Copeland

Citations

  1. [S3] Rice Gen'l Register, pp. 207, 378.
  2. [S1372] McCormick 1973, 1951.
  3. [S3] Rice Gen'l Register, pp. 207, 378, 379.
  4. [S1372] McCormick 1973, 1061.
  5. [S3] Rice Gen'l Register, p. 379.
  6. [S1187] Census - Canada: 1881 LDS CD, cites: FHL Film 1375808 NAC C-13172 Dist 16 SubDist I Page 5 Family 18.
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Joseph Copeland1

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     Joseph Copeland was born circa 1875 at Nova Scotia.1 He was the son of Joseph Copeland and Charlotte McLaughlin.1
Father*Joseph Copeland1 b. c 1835, d. b 1901
Mother*Charlotte McLaughlin1 b. c 1835

Citations

  1. [S1318] Census - Canada: 1881, Annapolis County, Hessian Line District, p. 5.
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Joseph Copeland1

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     Joseph Copeland was born circa 1835 at Bear River, NS.2,1,3 He was the son of John Copeland Jr and Diadama Rice. Joseph Copeland married Charlotte McLaughlin, daughter of John McLaughlin and Maria (?), on 26 April 1871 at Annapolis Royal, Annapolis Co, NS; the Rice Genealogical Register reports no children; however, two young people are in the household in the 1881 census but not in the 1891 census.1,4 Joseph Copeland died before 1901; as his wife was listed as a widow in the 1901 census.5
     He and Charlotte McLaughlin appeared on the census of 1881 at Hessian Line District, Annapolis Co, NS; Joseph Copeland, male, married, age 42, born Nova Scotia, Occ: Farmer; Sharlotte Copeland, female, married, age 49, born Nova Scotia; Ella Copeland, female, age 14, born Nova Scotia; Joseph Copeland, male, age 6, born Nova Scotia; John Copeland, male, widowed, age 85, born Nova Scotia; Angis Pine, male, age 30, born Nova Scotia, Occ: Farm Laborer; Silas Copeland, male, age 28, born Nova Scotia, Occ: Ship Carpenter.6 Joseph Copeland was a farmer on 8 April 1891.2 He and Charlotte McLaughlin resided on 8 April 1891 at Bear River District, Annapolis Co, NS.2
Father*John Copeland Jr b. 1795, d. 1883
Mother*Diadama Rice b. c 1809, d. 1874

Children of Joseph Copeland and Charlotte McLaughlin

Citations

  1. [S3] Rice Gen'l Register, p. 379.
  2. [S1230] Census - Canada: 1891, 26, b, p. 5.
  3. [S1433] Annapolis County Marriages, 1864-1910, LDS film number 1298863: p. 41, no. 41.
  4. [S1433] Annapolis County Marriages, 1864-1910, LDS film number 1298863: 41 #41.
  5. [S1385] Census - Canada: 1901, 26, b, p. 1.
  6. [S1187] Census - Canada: 1881 LDS CD, cites: FHL Film 1375808 NAC C-13172 Dist 16 SubDist I Page 5 Family 18.
  7. [S1318] Census - Canada: 1881, Annapolis County, Hessian Line District, p. 5.
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Leland Lawrence Copeland1

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     Leland Lawrence Copeland was born on 6 October 1915 at Bear River, NS.1 He was the son of Fred Augustus Copeland and Maude Young.2 Leland Lawrence Copeland married Shirley Dora Krant, daughter of Leo Krant and Seretha Dora Rice, on 21 December 1952 at Digby, Digby Co, NS.1 Leland Lawrence Copeland died on 6 January 1984.1 He was buried at Bear River, NS.1
Father*Fred Augustus Copeland2 b. 27 Dec 1881
Mother*Maude Young2

Citations

  1. [S1296] Letter, Ray Alban Riley to George W. King, 28 March 1998.
  2. [S1376] McCormick 1975, p. 96.
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Martha Copeland1

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     Martha Copeland was born after 1835.1 She was the daughter of John Copeland Jr and Diadama Rice. Martha Copeland married Thomas Anthony on 2 January 1861 at Bear River, NS.1,2
     Her married name was Anthony. Martha Copeland and Thomas Anthony appeared on the census of 1880 at Ward 21, Boston, MA; Thos. Anthony, self, male, married, age 42, born NS, occ: Barber, father born NS, mother born NS;
Martha Anthony, wife, female, married, age 41, born NS, occ: Keeping House, father born NS, mother born NS;
Amy G. Anthony, daughter, female, single, age 17, born NS, occ: At Home, father born NS, mother born NS;
Eva McLein, other, single, female, age 23, born NS, occ: Dressmaker, father born NS, mother born NS.3
Father*John Copeland Jr b. 1795, d. 1883
Mother*Diadama Rice b. c 1809, d. 1874

Child of Martha Copeland and Thomas Anthony

Citations

  1. [S3] Rice Gen'l Register, p. 379.
  2. [S1427] Annapolis County Births, 1864-1876, LDS film number 1298664: #730849.
  3. [S1011] Census - US: 1880 - LDS CD, cites: NA film p. 560:298A.
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Marvie Copeland1

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     Marvie Copeland was born circa 1879 at Nova Scotia.2 Marvie Copeland was the child of Samuel Copeland and Ellen Mullen.1
Father*Samuel Copeland1 b. 1832, d. Mar 1889
Mother*Ellen Mullen1 d. 17 Jan 1893

Citations

  1. [S1372] McCormick 1973, 1598.2.
  2. [S1187] Census - Canada: 1881 LDS CD, cites: FHL Film 1375808 NAC C-13172 Dist 15 SubDist A Page 15 Family 79.
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Mary Adeline Copeland1,2

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     Mary Adeline Copeland was the daughter of John Copeland Jr and Diadama Rice. Mary Adeline Copeland married Stephen Wilson on 2 June 1862 at Digby, Digby Co, NS.1,2
     Her married name was Wilson.
Father*John Copeland Jr b. 1795, d. 1883
Mother*Diadama Rice b. c 1809, d. 1874

Children of Mary Adeline Copeland and Stephen Wilson

Citations

  1. [S3] Rice Gen'l Register, p. 379.
  2. [S1427] Annapolis County Births, 1864-1876, LDS film number 1298664: p. 79, no. 54.
  3. [S1427] Annapolis County Births, 1864-1876, LDS film number 1298664: #730323.
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Mary Ellen Copeland1

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     Mary Ellen Copeland was born in 1879.1 She married John Rice Williams, son of Jasper Williams and Elizabeth Ann Rice.1 Mary Ellen Copeland died in 1939.1
     Her married name was Williams.

Citations

  1. [S1371] Letter, Denise J. Rice to George W. King, 1995-1997.
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Percy Copeland1

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     Percy Copeland was born on 5 November 1887 at Nova Scotia.2 He was the son of Thomas Copeland and Mary Ritchie.1 Percy Copeland married 1st Ada Hines; no children.1 Percy Copeland married 2nd Ethel Horne; no children.1
Father*Thomas Copeland1 b. 8 Jun 1847
Mother*Mary Ritchie1 b. 28 Mar 1855

Citations

  1. [S1372] McCormick 1973, 1600.7.
  2. [S1385] Census - Canada: 1901, 26, b, p. 1.
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Phoebe Ann Copeland1

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     Phoebe Ann Copeland was born in 1830.2,1 She was the daughter of John Copeland Jr and Diadama Rice. Phoebe Ann Copeland married James Kempt Warren on 22 July 1858.2,1
     Her married name was Warren. Phoebe Ann Copeland and James Kempt Warren appeared on the census of 1881 at Hessian Line District, Annapolis Co, NS; Renpten Warren, male, married, age 54, born Nova Scotia, Occ: Ship Carpenter; Febe A Warren, female, married, age 51, born Nova Scotia; Stphen Warren, male, age 20, born Nova Scotia, Occ: Ship Carpenter; John Warren, male, age 18, born Nova Scotia; Alden Warren, male, age 16, born Nova Scotia; Goegrand Warren, male, age 15, born Nova Scotia; Henry Warren, male, age 13, born Nova Scotia; William Warren, male, age 11, born Nova Scotia; Joseph Warren, male, age 6, born Nova Scotia; Sharlet L Warren, female, age 5, born Nova Scotia.3
Father*John Copeland Jr b. 1795, d. 1883
Mother*Diadama Rice b. c 1809, d. 1874

Citations

  1. [S3] Rice Gen'l Register, p. 379.
  2. [S1372] McCormick 1973, 1597.
  3. [S1187] Census - Canada: 1881 LDS CD, cites: FHL Film 1375808 NAC C-13172 Dist 16 SubDist I Page 6 Family 24.
  4. [S1372] McCormick 1973, 1597.1.
  5. [S1372] McCormick 1973, 1597.2.
  6. [S1372] McCormick 1973, 1597.4.
  7. [S1372] McCormick 1973, 1597.3.
  8. [S1372] McCormick 1973, 1911.
  9. [S1372] McCormick 1973, 1910.
  10. [S1372] McCormick 1973, 1912.
  11. [S1372] McCormick 1973, 1527.8.
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Reginald Copeland1

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     Reginald Copeland was born circa 1885 at Nova Scotia.2 He was the son of Thomas Copeland and Mary Ritchie. Reginald Copeland died between 1891 and 1901; young.2,1
Father*Thomas Copeland b. 8 Jun 1847
Mother*Mary Ritchie b. 28 Mar 1855

Citations

  1. [S1372] McCormick 1973, 1600.6.
  2. [S1230] Census - Canada: 1891, 26, b, p. 4.
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Samuel Copeland1

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     Samuel Copeland was born in 1832.2,1 He was the son of John Copeland Jr and Diadama Rice. Samuel Copeland married Ellen Mullen in July 1866 at Clementsport, Annapolis Co, NS.1,3 Samuel Copeland died in March 1889.2
     He and Ellen Mullen appeared on the census of 1881 at Hillsburgh District, Digby Co, NS; Samuel Copeland, male, married, age 47, born Nova Scotia, Occ: Sea Capt; Ellen Copeland, female, married, age 42, born Nova Scotia; Delma Copeland, female, age 15, born Nova Scotia; Henry B Copeland, male, age 12, born Nova Scotia; George D Copeland, male, age 7, born Nova Scotia.4
Father*John Copeland Jr b. 1795, d. 1883
Mother*Diadama Rice b. c 1809, d. 1874

Citations

  1. [S3] Rice Gen'l Register, p. 379.
  2. [S1372] McCormick 1973, 1598.
  3. [S1412] Nova Scotia "Registration of Births, 1864-1876" Digby County, Microfilm of records held at the Public Archives of Nova Scotia LDS film 1298667, 1298668, 1867-1868, #263 (unknown file date).
  4. [S1187] Census - Canada: 1881 LDS CD, cites: FHL Film 1375808 NAC C-13172 Dist 15 SubDist A Page 15 Family 79.
  5. [S1372] McCormick 1973, 1913.
  6. [S1412] Nova Scotia "Registration of Births, 1864-1876" Digby County, Microfilm of records held at the Public Archives of Nova Scotia LDS film 1298667, 1298668, 1868-1869, #306 (unknown file date).
  7. [S1372] McCormick 1973, 1598.2.
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Sarah Copeland1

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     Sarah Copeland was born circa 1844 at Nova Scotia.2 She was the daughter of John Copeland Jr and Diadama Rice. Sarah Copeland married Captain Elisha Mullen on 5 August 1871 at Bridgeport, Digby Co, NS.3,1,4
     Her married name was Mullen. Sarah Copeland and Captain Elisha Mullen appeared on the census of 1881 at Weymouth District, Digby Co, NS; Elisah J Mullen, male, married, age 42, born Nova Scotia, Occ: Ship Master; Sarah E Mullen, female, married, age 33, born Nova Scotia; Mary A Mullen, female, age 12, born Nova Scotia; Ralph A Mullen, male, age 5, born Nova Scotia; Minnie Mullen, female, age 2, born Nova Scotia.5 Sarah Copeland and Captain Elisha Mullen resided on 16 April 1891 at Weymouth District, Digby Co, NS.2
Father*John Copeland Jr b. 1795, d. 1883
Mother*Diadama Rice b. c 1809, d. 1874

Citations

  1. [S3] Rice Gen'l Register, p. 379.
  2. [S1230] Census - Canada: 1891, 31, 8, p. 18.
  3. [S1372] McCormick 1973, 1599.
  4. [S1381] Province of Nova Scotia, Nova Scotia Vital Records, p. 1812:48, no. 81.
  5. [S1187] Census - Canada: 1881 LDS CD, cites: FHL Film 1375808 NAC C-13172 Dist 15 SubDist H Page 20 Family 105.
  6. [S1372] McCormick 1973, 1599.3.
  7. [S1372] McCormick 1973, 1914.
  8. [S1372] McCormick 1973, 1599.2.
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Silas Copeland1

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     Silas Copeland was born circa 1853 at Nova Scotia.2 He was the son of John Copeland Jr and Diadama Rice. Silas Copeland married Annie (?)1
     Silas Copeland was a ships carpenter in 1881.2 He appeared on the census of 1881 at Hessian Line District, Annapolis Co, NS; with his brother Joseph.3
Father*John Copeland Jr b. 1795, d. 1883
Mother*Diadama Rice b. c 1809, d. 1874

Citations

  1. [S3] Rice Gen'l Register, p. 379.
  2. [S1318] Census - Canada: 1881, Annapolis County, Hessian Line District, p. 5.
  3. [S1187] Census - Canada: 1881 LDS CD, cites: FHL Film 1375808 NAC C-13172 Dist 16 SubDist I Page 5 Family 18.
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Susannah Copeland1

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     Susannah Copeland was born on 4 October 1805, according to her gravestone.2 She married James Wilkie Spurr on 6 March 1825 at Saint Lukes Anglican Church, Annapolis Royal, Annapolis Co, NS; by Rev John Millidge.3 Susannah Copeland died on 5 December 1888.4 She was buried on 6 December 1888 at Saint Marks Church Cemetery, Perotte, Annapolis Co, NS.4
     Her married name was Spurr.

Citations

  1. [S1365] Vernon Morse Spurr, Michael and Jane (Shippee) Spurr, p. 46.
  2. [S1365] Vernon Morse Spurr, Michael and Jane (Shippee) Spurr, her gravestone, St Marks Churchyard.
  3. [S1365] Vernon Morse Spurr, Michael and Jane (Shippee) Spurr, St Lukes Parish Register, marriage #148.
  4. [S1365] Vernon Morse Spurr, Michael and Jane (Shippee) Spurr, St Lukes Parish Register, burial #237.
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Thomas Copeland1

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     Thomas Copeland was born on 8 June 1847 at Nova Scotia.2 He was the son of John Copeland Jr and Diadama Rice. Thomas Copeland married Mary Ritchie, daughter of William Ritchie and Mary (?), on 26 January 1874 at Rosette, Annapolis Co, NS.3,1,4,5
     Thomas Copeland and Mary Ritchie resided in 1881 at Hessian Line District, Annapolis Co, NS.6 Thomas Copeland and Mary Ritchie appeared on the census of 1881 at Hessian Line District, Annapolis Co, NS; Thomis Copeland, male, married, age 34, born Nova Scotia, Occ: Ship Carpenter; Mary V Copeland, female, married, age 27, born Nova Scotia; William B Copeland, male, age 7, born Nova Scotia; Fanney Copeland, female, age 6, born Nova Scotia ;Florence M Copeland, female, age 4, born Nova Scotia; Earnest A Copeland, male, age 2, born Nova Scotia.7 Thomas Copeland was a ships carpenter between 1881 and 1901.8,6,2 He and Mary Ritchie resided between 1891 and 1901 at Bear River District, Annapolis Co, NS.8,2
Father*John Copeland Jr b. 1795, d. 1883
Mother*Diadama Rice b. c 1809, d. 1874

Citations

  1. [S3] Rice Gen'l Register, p. 379.
  2. [S1385] Census - Canada: 1901, 26, b, p. 1.
  3. [S1372] McCormick 1973, 1600.
  4. [S1427] Annapolis County Births, 1864-1876, LDS film number 1298664: p. 186, no. 288.
  5. [S1433] Annapolis County Marriages, 1864-1910, LDS film number 1298863: p. 65, no. 31.
  6. [S1318] Census - Canada: 1881, Annapolis County, Hessian Line District, p. 6.
  7. [S1187] Census - Canada: 1881 LDS CD, cites: FHL Film 1375808 NAC C-13172 Dist 16 SubDist I Page 6 Family 23.
  8. [S1230] Census - Canada: 1891, 26, b, p. 4.
  9. [S1372] McCormick 1973, 1600.1.
  10. [S1372] McCormick 1973, 1917.
  11. [S1372] McCormick 1973, 1916.
  12. [S1372] McCormick 1973, 1915.
  13. [S1372] McCormick 1973, 1600.7.
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William B Copeland1

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     William B Copeland was born on 23 September 1874 at Clements, Annapolis Co, NS.1,3 He was the son of Thomas Copeland and Mary Ritchie.2 William B Copeland died in 1910; single.2
     He was also known as Bernard Copeland.2 He resided in April 1901 at Bear River District, Annapolis Co, NS, with his parents.1 He was a farmer in April 1901.1
Father*Thomas Copeland2 b. 8 Jun 1847
Mother*Mary Ritchie2 b. 28 Mar 1855

Citations

  1. [S1385] Census - Canada: 1901, 26, b, p. 1.
  2. [S1372] McCormick 1973, 1600.1.
  3. [S1427] Annapolis County Births, 1864-1876, LDS film number 1298664: p. 162, no. 227.
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Elizabeth Copp1

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     Elizabeth Copp was born circa 1764, Supplement 2, Part 2 to The Rice Family gives the date as 7 May 1780 which does not agree with her gravestone.2 She died on 12 April 1842; at age 78.2 She was buried at Community Centre Cemetery, Nictaux, Annapolis Co, NS.2

Children of Elizabeth Copp and William Bishop

Citations

  1. [S1388] Annapolis Township Book, FHL film #1012328: p. 8.
  2. [S18] Gravestone inscription for person cited.
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Annie E Corbett1

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     Annie E Corbett was born on 15 June 1887 at Nova Scotia.3 She was the daughter of Arthur Corbett and Anne Elizabeth Rice.2
     Annie E Corbett was also known as Lizzie Corbett.2
Father*Arthur Corbett2 b. 19 May 1856
Mother*Anne Elizabeth Rice2 b. 6 Mar 1860

Citations

  1. [S1230] Census - Canada: 1891, 26, o, p. 8.
  2. [S3] Rice Gen'l Register, p. 645.
  3. [S1385] Census - Canada: 1901, 26, o, p. 3.
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Arthur Corbett1

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     Arthur Corbett was born on 19 May 1856 at Nova Scotia.3,4 He was the son of James Edward Corbitt and Elizabeth McDormand.2 Arthur Corbett married Anne Elizabeth Rice, daughter of William Rice and Elizabeth Jane Spurr, on 30 March 1881 at Annapolis Royal, Annapolis Co, NS.1,5
     Arthur Corbett and Anne Elizabeth Rice resided between 1891 and 1901 at Lequille District, Annapolis Co, NS.6,4 Arthur Corbett was a teamster on 6 April 1891.6
Father*James Edward Corbitt2 b. 12 Apr 1822, d. c May 1900
Mother*Elizabeth McDormand2 b. c 1816

Citations

  1. [S3] Rice Gen'l Register, pp. 397, 645.
  2. [S1331] Wayne W. Walker, Annapolis County Probate Abstracts, #1536 - see probate will books, vol. 5, p. 401, and Estate folio C196.
  3. [S1230] Census - Canada: 1891, 26, o, p. 4.
  4. [S1385] Census - Canada: 1901, 26, o, p. 3.
  5. [S1433] Annapolis County Marriages, 1864-1910, LDS film number 1298863: 128 #29.
  6. [S1230] Census - Canada: 1891, 26, o, p. 8.
  7. [S3] Rice Gen'l Register, p. 645.
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Eva Corbett1

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     Eva Corbett was born circa 1881 at Nova Scotia.2 She was the daughter of Arthur Corbett and Anne Elizabeth Rice.1
Father*Arthur Corbett1 b. 19 May 1856
Mother*Anne Elizabeth Rice1 b. 6 Mar 1860

Citations

  1. [S3] Rice Gen'l Register, p. 645.
  2. [S1230] Census - Canada: 1891, 26, o, p. 8.
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Gertrude Corbett1

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     Gertrude Corbett was born circa 1885 at Nova Scotia.2 She was the daughter of Arthur Corbett and Anne Elizabeth Rice.1
Father*Arthur Corbett1 b. 19 May 1856
Mother*Anne Elizabeth Rice1 b. 6 Mar 1860

Citations

  1. [S3] Rice Gen'l Register, p. 645.
  2. [S1230] Census - Canada: 1891, 26, o, p. 8.
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William J Corbett1,2

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     William J Corbett was born on 15 November 1882 at Nova Scotia.2 He was the son of Arthur Corbett and Anne Elizabeth Rice.1
     William J Corbett was also known as James W Corbett.3 He resided in April 1901 at Lequille District, Annapolis Co, NS, with his parents.2
Father*Arthur Corbett1 b. 19 May 1856
Mother*Anne Elizabeth Rice1 b. 6 Mar 1860

Citations

  1. [S3] Rice Gen'l Register, p. 645.
  2. [S1385] Census - Canada: 1901, 26, o, p. 3.
  3. [S1230] Census - Canada: 1891, 26, o, p. 8.
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Helen Sophia Corbitt1

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     Helen Sophia Corbitt was born on 4 April 1824 at Annapolis Royal, Annapolis Co, NS.2,3 She was the daughter of Ichabod Corbitt and Elizabeth Fairn. Helen Sophia Corbitt married John S. Rice, son of Levi Rice and Margaret Robinson, on 19 March 1846 at Annapolis Royal, Annapolis Co, NS; by Rev Edwin Gilpin.4,5 Helen Sophia Corbitt died on 23 November 1908; at age 85.6,7 She was buried after 23 November 1908 at Woodlawn Cemetery, Annapolis Royal, Annapolis Co, NS.7
     Her married name was Rice. She and John S. Rice resided between 1847 and 1867 at Lake LaRose, Annapolis Co, NS, at the time of son John Henry's baptism where John (Sr) was a Yeoman.8 Helen Sophia Corbitt and John S. Rice appeared on the census of 1881 at Annapolis Royal District, Annapolis Co, NS; John ... Rice, male, married, age 65, born Nova Scotia; Helen Rice, female, married, age 46, born Nova Scotia; Ebenezer Rice, male, age 25, born Nova Scotia, Occ: Farm labourer; Levi Rice, male, age 17, born Nova Scotia; Margaret Rice, female, age 14, born Nova Scotia.9 Helen Sophia Corbitt and John S. Rice resided on 6 April 1891 at Lequille District, Annapolis Co, NS.10 Helen Sophia Corbitt and Margaret Rice resided in April 1901 at Lequille District, Annapolis Co, NS.11
Father*Ichabod Corbitt b. 1780, d. 30 Mar 1861
Mother*Elizabeth Fairn b. c 1784

Citations

  1. [S3] Rice Gen'l Register, pp. 226, 396, 644.
  2. [S3] Rice Gen'l Register, p. 396.
  3. [S1388] Annapolis Township Book, FHL film #1012328: p. 20.
  4. [S1388] Annapolis Township Book, FHL film #1012328: p. 62.
  5. [S3] Rice Gen'l Register, p. 226.
  6. [S1343] Timothy L. Sanford,.
  7. [S1371] Letter, Denise J. Rice to George W. King, 1995-1997, her grave stone.
  8. [S1320] Saint Luke's Church, Annapolis - Saint Luke's Church, p. 47, #1411, p. 52, #1522, p. 91.
  9. [S1187] Census - Canada: 1881 LDS CD, cites: FHL Film 1375809 NAC C-13173 Dist 16 SubDist J Page 64 Family 300.
  10. [S1230] Census - Canada: 1891, 26, o, p. 24.
  11. [S1385] Census - Canada: 1901, 26, o, p. 11.
  12. [S1371] Letter, Denise J. Rice to George W. King, 1995-1997.
  13. [S1320] Saint Luke's Church, Annapolis - Saint Luke's Church, p. 91.
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Ichabod Corbitt1

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     Ichabod Corbitt was born in 1780.2 He married Elizabeth Fairn in 1802 at Annapolis Royal, Annapolis Co, NS.1 Ichabod Corbitt died on 30 March 1861.2
     He and Elizabeth Fairn resided after 1802 at Annapolis Royal, Annapolis Co, NS. Ms McCormick notes: He was a school master at Annapolis Royal and received a land grant at Victory.1 Ichabod Corbitt left a will on 27 June 1860 at Annapolis Royal, Annapolis Co, NS, which was recorded in April 1861. Children: Helen Sophia Rice wife of John Rice of Dalhousie, Caroline Matilda Spurr wife of John Spurr, Elizabeth Ann Orde wife of John Orde, Arthur Wellington Corbitt, Benjamin U S Corbitt, James Edward Corbitt, Ambrose A Corbitt, and the late William Henry Corbitt.3

Children of Ichabod Corbitt and Elizabeth Fairn

Citations

  1. [S1376] McCormick 1975, p. 28.
  2. [S1386] Nixon.
  3. [S1331] Wayne W. Walker, Annapolis County Probate Abstracts, #747 - Annapolis County Probate Will Books, vol. 3, p. 583 and Estate folio C96.
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James Edward Corbitt1

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     James Edward Corbitt was born on 12 April 1822 at Annapolis Royal, Annapolis Co, NS.2 He was the son of Ichabod Corbitt and Elizabeth Fairn. James Edward Corbitt married Elizabeth McDormand in 1847.3 James Edward Corbitt died circa May 1900 at Annapolis Royal, Annapolis Co, NS.4
     He and Elizabeth McDormand resided on 18 May 1851 at Annapolis Royal, Annapolis Co, NS, at the time of daughter Sarah's baptism.5 James Edward Corbitt and Elizabeth McDormand appeared on the census of 1881 at Annapolis Royal District, Annapolis Co, NS; James Corbitt, male, married, age 59, born Nova Scotia, Occ: Farmer; Elizabeth Corbitt, female, married, age 55, born Nova Scotia; Maggie Corbitt, female, age 26, born Nova Scotia; Almon Corbitt, male, age 21, born Nova Scotia, Occ: Mariner; Albert Corbitt, male, age 20, born Nova Scotia; Charles Corbitt, male, age 16, born Nova Scotia.6 James Edward Corbitt and Elizabeth McDormand resided on 6 April 1891 at Annapolis Town, Annapolis Co, NS.7 James Edward Corbitt left a will on 22 September 1899 at Annapolis Royal, Annapolis Co, NS, which was recorded 26 May 1900: LWT of James E. Corbitt of Annapolis Royal, farmer, dated 22 Sep 1899. Wife: Elizabeth MacDormond Corbitt. Children: Sarah Elizabeth Redding the wife of George Redding, Margaret Helen Corbitt, William Henry, Arthur, Albert and Charles. Letters of Guardianship for Frances Corbitt, Ellen Corbitt and Charlotte Corbitt granted to Margaret Corbitt. William H. Corbitt was deceased by 1904.4
Father*Ichabod Corbitt b. 1780, d. 30 Mar 1861
Mother*Elizabeth Fairn b. c 1784

Child of James Edward Corbitt and Elizabeth McDormand

Citations

  1. [S1376] McCormick 1975, p. 28.
  2. [S1388] Annapolis Township Book, FHL film #1012328: p. 20.
  3. [S1376] McCormick 1975.
  4. [S1331] Wayne W. Walker, Annapolis County Probate Abstracts, #1536 - Annapolis County Probate Will Books, vol. 5, p. 401, and Estate folio C196.
  5. [S1320] Saint Luke's Church, Annapolis - Saint Luke's Church, p. 56, #1437.
  6. [S1187] Census - Canada: 1881 LDS CD, cites: FHL Film 1375809 NAC C-13173 Dist 16 SubDist J Page 75 Family 354.
  7. [S1230] Census - Canada: 1891, 26, a, p. 3.
  8. [S1331] Wayne W. Walker, Annapolis County Probate Abstracts, #1536 - see probate will books, vol. 5, p. 401, and Estate folio C196.
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Frances Dorothea Corliss1

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     Frances Dorothea Corliss was born circa 1917 at Massachusetts.2 She married Wilbur L. Ryerson, son of Harry Caldwell Ryerson and Jennie Maud Rice.1
     Her married name was Ryerson.1 Frances Dorothea Corliss and Wilbur L. Ryerson appeared on the census of 1940 at Upper Darby, Delaware Co, PA.2

Citations

  1. [S10346] Robert Wendell Ryerson,.
  2. [S7425] Census - US: 1940, 3498:4036.67.
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Isaac Cornwell1

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     Isaac Cornwell married 2nd Mary Rice, daughter of Thomas Rice and Martha Potter, after 1843; one of the conditions of the marriage was for Mary to give away the children of her first marriage, a condition still recalled by the descendants of this branch of the Lent family.2,3,1

Citations

  1. [S3] Rice Gen'l Register, p. 207.
  2. [S1365] Vernon Morse Spurr, Michael and Jane (Shippee) Spurr, p. 1215.
  3. [S1372] McCormick 1973, 1059.
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Julian V. Cosley1

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     Julian V. Cosley married Martha Abigail Rice, daughter of Rev Lorenzo Rice and Abigail Chauncey Smith, on 5 June 1862; Julian of Rodman, NY.2,1
     Julian V. Cosley and Martha Abigail Rice had no children.1

Citations

  1. [S3] Rice Gen'l Register, p. 401.
  2. [S3070] James Monroe Crafts, Whately, MA, History, p. 545.
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Alice E. Cosman1,2

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     Alice E. Cosman was born on 18 January 1879 at Nova Scotia.3 She was the daughter of J. Edgar Cosman.2 Alice E. Cosman married Silas Parker, son of Obadiah Parker and Harriett Rice, on 4 October 1896 at Weymouth, Digby Co, NS.1,2
     Her married name was Parker. Alice E. Cosman and Silas Parker resided in April 1901 at Hillsburgh District, Digby Co, NS.3
Father*J. Edgar Cosman2

Children of Alice E. Cosman and Silas Parker

Citations

  1. [S1376] McCormick 1975, p. 96.
  2. [S1381] Province of Nova Scotia, Nova Scotia Vital Records, p. 1812:220, no. 35.
  3. [S1385] Census - Canada: 1901, 31, i, p. 9.
  4. [S1376] McCormick 1975, p. 84.
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Charles Wellington Cosman1

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     Charles Wellington Cosman married Alice Olivia Burrell, daughter of Thomas Nelson Burrell and Drucilla Ann Potter; Charles of Boston, MA.2
     Charles Wellington Cosman and Alice Olivia Burrell resided in 1959 at Annapolis Royal, Annapolis Co, NS, at the time of brother Ralph Burrell's death.3

Citations

  1. [S1415] Marlene Norton,.
  2. [S1415] Marlene Norton, , wedding announcement.
  3. [S1415] Marlene Norton, , Ralph Burrell obituary.
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J. Edgar Cosman1

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Child of J. Edgar Cosman

Citations

  1. [S1381] Province of Nova Scotia, Nova Scotia Vital Records, p. 1812:220, no. 35.
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Mary Cossaboom1

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     Mary Cossaboom married John Henry Lent, son of John Lent and Mary Rice, after November 1851.2,1
     Her married name was Lent. Mary Cossaboom and John Henry Lent appeared on the census of 1880 at Marblehead, MA; with their son George.3 Stephen Kniffen was appointed assignee to the estate of John H Lent under the conditions of the Insolvency Act of 1875. Following this date John and Mary Lent relocated to Boston, MA.4

Citations

  1. [S1372] McCormick 1973, 1059.3.
  2. [S1365] Vernon Morse Spurr, Michael and Jane (Shippee) Spurr, p. 1243.
  3. [S1011] Census - US: 1880 - LDS CD, cites: FHL Film 1254528 National Archives Film T9-0528 Page 117C.
  4. [S1365] Vernon Morse Spurr, Michael and Jane (Shippee) Spurr, p. 1245.
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Donald E. Cossar1

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     Donald E. Cossar was the son of Earl Porter Cossar and Olive Rice.1 Donald E. Cossar married Jeanette Bizzier.1
Father*Earl Porter Cossar1 b. c 1895, d. 8 Jan 1930
Mother*Olive Rice1 b. 23 Jun 1888

Citations

  1. [S1376] McCormick 1975, p. 85.
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Earl Porter Cossar1,2

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     Earl Porter Cossar was born circa 1895.3 He married Olive Rice, daughter of Charles E Rice and Sarah S Rice.4 Earl Porter Cossar died on 8 January 1930 at age 35.3

Children of Earl Porter Cossar and Olive Rice

Citations

  1. [S1372] McCormick 1973, (1821).
  2. [S1376] McCormick 1975, pp. 85, 114.
  3. [S1397] Wayne W. Walker, Walker - Rice Notes, his grave stone.
  4. [S1372] McCormick 1973, 1821.
  5. [S1376] McCormick 1975, p. 85.
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Margaret Cossar1

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     Margaret Cossar was the daughter of Earl Porter Cossar and Olive Rice.2 Margaret Cossar married Benjamin Higgins.2
     Her married name was Higgins.
Father*Earl Porter Cossar2 b. c 1895, d. 8 Jan 1930
Mother*Olive Rice2 b. 23 Jun 1888

Citations

  1. [S1376] McCormick 1975, pp. 85, 114, 119, 154.
  2. [S1376] McCormick 1975, p. 85.
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Alice Augusta Cossett1

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     Alice Augusta Cossett was born on 8 October 1866 at Smiths Cove, Digby Co, NS, she declared age 23 at her marriage in 1889.2,3 She was the daughter of George Cossett and Augusta Rice. Alice Augusta Cossett married William E Gilliatt, son of Henry Gilliatt, on 24 January 1889 at Smiths Cove, Digby Co, NS.3
     Her married name was Gilliatt. Alice Augusta Cossett and William E Gilliatt resided in April 1901 at Smith's Cove District, Digby Co, NS.2
Father*George Cossett b. 4 Jan 1827
Mother*Augusta Rice b. 16 Oct 1840

Citations

  1. [S1376] McCormick 1975, pp. 66, 100.
  2. [S1385] Census - Canada: 1901, 31, s, p. 5.
  3. [S1406] Certificate, Nova Scotia "Marriage Returns of Licenses and Marriages, 1864-1909" Digby County marriage, 1889, #14.
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Annie Cossett1

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     Annie Cossett was born circa 1865 at Smiths Cove, Digby Co, NS, Ms McCormick notes: 'According to her daughter, Annie was first married on July 28, 1880 at age 14.2,3' She was the daughter of Charles Cossett and Cynthia Eliza Rice. Annie Cossett married Rev James Welles MacGregor, son of John MacGregor, on 28 July 1880 at Hillsburgh, Digby Co, NS. This was the 1st marriage for Annie Cossett and 2nd marriage for Rev James Welles MacGregor; James W McGregor, age 25, widower, school teacher, born Boston, MA and Annie L Cossett, age 15, spinster, born Smiths Cove.3 Annie Cossett married 2nd William L MacGregor.4
     Her married name was MacGregor. Annie Cossett appeared on the census of 1900 at Ward 6, Lynn, MA; in the Rhodes household, age 35, widowed.5
Father*Charles Cossett b. c 1831, d. b 1901
Mother*Cynthia Eliza Rice b. c 1841

Citations

  1. [S1376] McCormick 1975, pp. 67, 101.
  2. [S1376] McCormick 1975, p. 101.
  3. [S1406] Certificate, Nova Scotia "Marriage Returns of Licenses and Marriages, 1864-1909" Digby County marriage, 1880, #62.
  4. [S1376] McCormick 1975, p. 67.
  5. [S1902] Census - US: 1900, p. 645:292B.
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Bruce Elgin Cossett1

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     Bruce Elgin Cossett was born on 30 July 1883 at Nova Scotia.2,1 He was the son of John Cossett and Maxamillia Armstrong.1
Father*John Cossett1 b. c 1819
Mother*Maxamillia Armstrong1 b. 24 Apr 1849

Citations

  1. [S1376] McCormick 1975, p. 56.
  2. [S1230] Census - Canada: 1891, 31, 16, p. 5.
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Charles Cossett1

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     Charles Cossett was born circa 1831 at Nova Scotia.2 He married Cynthia Eliza Rice, daughter of Capt Ebenezer Rice and Elizabeth Thomas, on 28 November 1862 at Smiths Cove, Digby Co, NS.3 Charles Cossett died before 1901 as his wife was enumerated as a widow in the 1901 census.4
     He and Cynthia Eliza Rice appeared on the census of 1881 at Smith's Cove District, Digby Co, NS; Charles Cossett, male, married, age 49, born Nova Scotia, Occ: Farmer; Cynthia Cossett, female, age 47, born Nova Scotia; Ugenia E Cossett, female, age 11, born Nova Scotia; Frank E Cossett, male, age 11, born Nova Scotia; Lizzie female, age 7, born Nova Scotia.5 Charles Cossett and Cynthia Eliza Rice resided on 9 April 1891 at Smiths Cove, Digby Co, NS.2 Charles Cossett was a farmer on 9 April 1891.2

Citations

  1. [S1376] McCormick 1975, pp. 42, 67.
  2. [S1230] Census - Canada: 1891, 31, 16, p. 4.
  3. [S1412] Nova Scotia "Registration of Births, 1864-1876" Digby County, Microfilm of records held at the Public Archives of Nova Scotia LDS film 1298667, 1298668, 1868-1869, #457 (unknown file date).
  4. [S1385] Census - Canada: 1901, 31, s, p. 7.
  5. [S1187] Census - Canada: 1881 LDS CD, cites: FHL Film 1375808 NAC C-13172 Dist 15 SubDist P Page 8 Family 40.
  6. [S1406] Certificate, Nova Scotia "Marriage Returns of Licenses and Marriages, 1864-1909" Digby County marriage, 1883, #5.
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Charles S. Cossett1,2

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     Charles S. Cossett was born circa 1823.3 He married Ann Crousse, daughter of John Crousse and Hannah Rice, on 29 December 1852.1
     Charles S. Cossett and Ann Crousse appeared on the census of 1881 at Smiths Cove, Digby Co, NS; Charles S Cossett, married, male, age 58 born Nova Scotia, occ: Farmer;
Ann Cossett, married, female, age 54, born Nova Scotia.3

Child of Charles S. Cossett and Ann Crousse

Citations

  1. [S1376] McCormick 1975, p. 42.
  2. [S3847] Jeff Hazeltine, "Crousse," e-mail to George W. King, 12 October 2005.
  3. [S1187] Census - Canada: 1881 LDS CD, cites: NA film C-13172, 15, p, p. 20.
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Edward Ralph Cossett1

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     Edward Ralph Cossett was born on 17 October 1880 at Nova Scotia.2,3 He was the son of George Cossett and Augusta Rice. Edward Ralph Cossett married Mabel Sulis.2
     Edward Ralph Cossett resided in April 1901 at Smith's Cove District, Digby Co, NS, with his parents.3
Father*George Cossett b. 4 Jan 1827
Mother*Augusta Rice b. 16 Oct 1840

Citations

  1. [S1376] McCormick 1975, pp. 66, 100.
  2. [S1376] McCormick 1975, p. 66.
  3. [S1385] Census - Canada: 1901, 31, s, p. 5.
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Elizabeth Cossett1

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     Elizabeth Cossett was born on 21 June 1875 at Nova Scotia, age 25 in the 1901 census.2 She was the daughter of Charles Cossett and Cynthia Eliza Rice. Elizabeth Cossett died in 1912; single.1
Father*Charles Cossett b. c 1831, d. b 1901
Mother*Cynthia Eliza Rice b. c 1841

Citations

  1. [S1376] McCormick 1975, p. 67.
  2. [S1385] Census - Canada: 1901, 31, s, p. 7.
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Ella Gertrude Cossett1

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     Ella Gertrude Cossett was born in 1874 at Nova Scotia.2,1 She was the daughter of George Cossett and Augusta Rice. Ella Gertrude Cossett died in 1895; single.1
Father*George Cossett b. 4 Jan 1827
Mother*Augusta Rice b. 16 Oct 1840

Citations

  1. [S1376] McCormick 1975, p. 66.
  2. [S1372] McCormick 1973, 31, 16, p. 3.
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Ethel Jane Cossett1

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     Ethel Jane Cossett was born on 11 June 1872 at Hillsburgh, Digby Co, NS.1,2 She was the daughter of George Cossett and Augusta Rice.
     Ethel Jane Cossett never married.1 She resided on 8 April 1891 at Smith's Cove District, Digby Co, NS, with her parents.3
Father*George Cossett b. 4 Jan 1827
Mother*Augusta Rice b. 16 Oct 1840

Citations

  1. [S1376] McCormick 1975, p. 66.
  2. [S1412] Nova Scotia "Registration of Births, 1864-1876" Digby County, Microfilm of records held at the Public Archives of Nova Scotia LDS film 1298667, 1298668, 1872, p. 154, #233 (unknown file date).
  3. [S1230] Census - Canada: 1891, 31, 16, p. 3.
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Eugenia Cossett1

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     Eugenia Cossett was born circa 1863 at Smiths Cove, Digby Co, NS.1 She was the daughter of Charles Cossett and Cynthia Eliza Rice.1 Eugenia Cossett married Howard Merritt, son of Michael Merritt, on 10 January 1883 at Smiths Cove, Digby Co, NS; Howard was a widower and Eugenia was a spinster.1
     Eugenia Cossett also went by the name of "Jeannie Cossett."2 As of 10 January 1883,her married name was Merritt.1
Father*Charles Cossett1 b. c 1831, d. b 1901
Mother*Cynthia Eliza Rice1 b. c 1841

Citations

  1. [S1406] Certificate, Nova Scotia "Marriage Returns of Licenses and Marriages, 1864-1909" Digby County marriage, 1883, #5.
  2. [S1376] McCormick 1975, p. 67.
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Frank Ellsworth Cossett1

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     Frank Ellsworth Cossett was born on 24 November 1869 at Smiths Cove, Digby Co, NS.2 He was the son of Charles Cossett and Cynthia Eliza Rice. Frank Ellsworth Cossett married Bessie Nichols on 22 January 1913 at Smiths Cove, Digby Co, NS.3,4,5 Frank Ellsworth Cossett married Lena M. (?)6 Frank Ellsworth Cossett died in 1926. He was buried at Smiths Cove Cemetery, Smiths Cove, Digby Co, NS.6
     He was a farmer between 1891 and 1901.7,4 He resided on 9 April 1891 at Smiths Cove, Digby Co, NS, with his parents.7 He resided in April 1901 at Smith's Cove District, Digby Co, NS, with his mother and younger sister.4
Father*Charles Cossett b. c 1831, d. b 1901
Mother*Cynthia Eliza Rice b. c 1841

Citations

  1. [S1376] McCormick 1975, pp. 67, 101.
  2. [S1412] Nova Scotia "Registration of Births, 1864-1876" Digby County, Microfilm of records held at the Public Archives of Nova Scotia LDS film 1298667, 1298668, 1868-1869, #457 (unknown file date).
  3. [S1376] McCormick 1975, p. 67.
  4. [S1385] Census - Canada: 1901, 31, s, p. 7.
  5. [S1381] Province of Nova Scotia, Nova Scotia Vital Records, p. 1913, p. 3:752.
  6. [S18] Gravestone inscription for person cited.
  7. [S1230] Census - Canada: 1891, 31, 16, p. 4.
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George Cossett1

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     George Cossett was born on 4 January 1827 at Nova Scotia.2 He married Augusta Rice, daughter of John Balser Rice and Elizabeth Chute, on 16 December 1863 at Hillsburgh, Digby Co, NS.3,4
     George Cossett and Augusta Rice appeared on the census of 1881 at Smith's Cove District, Digby Co, NS; George Cossett, male, married, age 54, born Digby County, Nova Scotia, Occ: Farmer; Agusta E Cossett, female, married, age 41, born Digby County, Nova Scotia; Alice A Cossett, female, age 15, born Digby county, Nova Scotia; George A Cossett, male, age 13, born Digby County, Nova Scotia; John C Cossett, male, age 11, born Digby County, Nova Scotia; Ethel J Cossett, female, age 8, born Digby County, Nova Scotia; Ela G Cossett, female, age 6, Digby County, Nova Scotia; Otto B Cossett, male, age 4, born Digby County, Nova Scotia; Ralph E Cossett, male, age 1, born Digby county, Nova Scotia.5 George Cossett was a farmer between 1891 and 1901.6,2 He and Augusta Rice resided between 1891 and 1901 at Smith's Cove District, Digby Co, NS.6,2

Citations

  1. [S1376] McCormick 1975, p. 66.
  2. [S1385] Census - Canada: 1901, 31, s, p. 5.
  3. [S1350] Spurr Notes, Christian Messenger, 13 Jan 1864.
  4. [S1412] Nova Scotia "Registration of Births, 1864-1876" Digby County, Microfilm of records held at the Public Archives of Nova Scotia LDS film 1298667, 1298668, 1868-1869, #458 (unknown file date).
  5. [S1187] Census - Canada: 1881 LDS CD, cites: FHL Film 1375808 NAC C-13172 Dist 15 SubDist P Page 3 Family 13.
  6. [S1230] Census - Canada: 1891, 31, 16, p. 3.
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George Ambrose Cossett1

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     George Ambrose Cossett was born on 30 September 1867 at Hillsburgh, Digby Co, NS.2,3,4 He was the son of George Cossett and Augusta Rice. George Ambrose Cossett married Mary Sulis, daughter of John Lawrence Sulis and Diadema Rice, after 1891.5,6
     George Ambrose Cossett was a laborer on 8 April 1891.5 He resided on 8 April 1891 at Smiths Cove, Digby Co, NS, with his parents.5
Father*George Cossett b. 4 Jan 1827
Mother*Augusta Rice b. 16 Oct 1840

Child of George Ambrose Cossett and Mary Sulis

Citations

  1. [S1376] McCormick 1975, pp. 43, 66, 68, 100.
  2. [S1230] Census - Canada: 1891, 31, 16. p. 3.
  3. [S1376] McCormick 1975, p. 66.
  4. [S1412] Nova Scotia "Registration of Births, 1864-1876" Digby County, Microfilm of records held at the Public Archives of Nova Scotia LDS film 1298667, 1298668, 1866-1867, #385 (unknown file date).
  5. [S1230] Census - Canada: 1891, 31, 16, p. 3.
  6. [S1376] McCormick 1975, pp. 43, 100.
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Idella Hannah Cossett1,2

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     Idella Hannah Cossett was born circa 1853 at Nova Scotia.1 She was the daughter of Charles S. Cossett and Ann Crousse.1 Idella Hannah Cossett married Charles Augustus Davis before 1880.1 Idella Hannah Cossett married John F Gavel.3 Idella Hannah Cossett died circa 1892.2
     Her married name was Gavel.3 Her married name was Davis.1 She and Charles Augustus Davis appeared on the census of 1881 at Smiths Cove, Digby Co, NS; Charles A Davis, male, married, age 30, born Finland, occ: mariner;
Idella H Davis, female, married, age 28, born Nova Scotia;
Ernest O Davis, age 1 <1 Born: ; 6/12, Nova Scotia.1 Idella Hannah Cossett appeared on the census of 1891 at Smiths Cove, Digby Co, NS; enumerated as Idella H Gavel, widowed.3
Father*Charles S. Cossett1 b. c 1823
Mother*Ann Crousse1 b. 16 Sep 1829, d. 28 Nov 1904

Children of Idella Hannah Cossett and Charles Augustus Davis

Citations

  1. [S1187] Census - Canada: 1881 LDS CD, cites: NA film C-13172, 15, p, p. 20.
  2. [S3847] Jeff Hazeltine, "Crousse," e-mail to George W. King, 12 October 2005.
  3. [S1230] Census - Canada: 1891, 31, 16, p. 5.
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James E Cossett1

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     James E Cossett was born circa 1828 at Nova Scotia.2 He married Letetia Deborah Delilah Rice, daughter of Capt Ebenezer Rice and Elizabeth Thomas; no children.3
     James E Cossett was also known as Joseph Cossett.3 He and Letetia Deborah Delilah Rice appeared on the census of 1881 at Smith's Cove District, Digby Co, NS; James E Cossett, male, married, age 53, born, Nova Scotia, Occ: Farmer; Letitia D Cossett, female, married, age 44, born Nova Scotia; Jessie B Cossett, female, age 9, born Nova Scotia; Stanly B ... Cossett, male, age 4, born Nova Scotia.4 James E Cossett and Letetia Deborah Delilah Rice appeared on the census of 9 April 1891 at Smith's Cove District, Digby Co, NS.2

Citations

  1. [S1371] Letter, Denise J. Rice to George W. King, 1995-1997.
  2. [S1230] Census - Canada: 1891, 31, 16, p. 4.
  3. [S1376] McCormick 1975, p. 42.
  4. [S1187] Census - Canada: 1881 LDS CD, cites: FHL Film 1375808 NAC C-13172 Dist 15 SubDist P Page 8 Family 39.
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John Cossett1

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     John Cossett was born circa 1819 at Nova Scotia.2 He married Maxamillia Armstrong, daughter of Oldham Armstrong and Dorothy Rice, on 18 October 1882.1
     John Cossett and Maxamillia Armstrong resided on 10 April 1891 at Smith's Cove District, Digby Co, NS.2

Child of John Cossett and Maxamillia Armstrong

Citations

  1. [S1376] McCormick 1975, p. 35.
  2. [S1230] Census - Canada: 1891, 31, 16, p. 5.
  3. [S1376] McCormick 1975, p. 56.
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John Chute Cossett1

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     John Chute Cossett was born on 28 July 1869 at Hillsburgh, Digby Co, NS.2,3 He was the son of George Cossett and Augusta Rice. John Chute Cossett died in 1915.1
     He resided between 1891 and 1901 at Smiths Cove, Digby Co, NS, with his parents.4,2 He was a laborer on 8 April 1891.4
Father*George Cossett b. 4 Jan 1827
Mother*Augusta Rice b. 16 Oct 1840

Citations

  1. [S1376] McCormick 1975, p. 66.
  2. [S1385] Census - Canada: 1901, 31, s, p. 5.
  3. [S1412] Nova Scotia "Registration of Births, 1864-1876" Digby County, Microfilm of records held at the Public Archives of Nova Scotia LDS film 1298667, 1298668, 1868-1869, #458 (unknown file date).
  4. [S1230] Census - Canada: 1891, 31, 16, p. 3.
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Lawrence Cossett1

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     Lawrence Cossett was born in 1899.2 He was the son of George Ambrose Cossett and Mary Sulis. Lawrence Cossett married (?) (?); no children.2
Father*George Ambrose Cossett b. 30 Sep 1867
Mother*Mary Sulis b. c 1873

Citations

  1. [S1376] McCormick 1975, pp. 68, 100.
  2. [S1376] McCormick 1975, p. 68.
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Otto Bismark Cossett1

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     Otto Bismark Cossett was born on 1 October 1876.2,3 He was the son of George Cossett and Augusta Rice. Otto Bismark Cossett married Winnifred Wade in 1909.3 Otto Bismark Cossett died in 1964.3
     He was also known as Otto Brown Cossett.4
Father*George Cossett b. 4 Jan 1827
Mother*Augusta Rice b. 16 Oct 1840

Citations

  1. [S1376] McCormick 1975, pp. 66, 100.
  2. [S1230] Census - Canada: 1891, 31, 16, p. 3.
  3. [S1376] McCormick 1975, p. 66.
  4. [S1376] McCormick 1975, p. 100.
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Welthea Cottrell1,2

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     Welthea Cottrell married William Rice, son of Joseph Rice and Mary Green, in 1806; Welthea of Worthington.1,2
     Her married name was Rice. Welthea Cottrell resided after 1803 at Worthington, MA.3

Citations

  1. [S1] Andrew Henshaw Ward, Rice Family (Ward), pp. 150, 248.
  2. [S2] Edmund Rice (1638) Association, Rice Family - Supp 1, pp. 33, 62.
  3. [S1] Andrew Henshaw Ward, Rice Family (Ward), p. 248.
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Martina Countway1,2

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     Martina Countway was born in 1892, according to her gravestone.3 She married Charles Lewis Rice, son of Ebenezer Rice and Annabelle Tupper.1 Martina Countway died in 1930.2 She was buried at Brookside Cemetery, Bridgewater, Lunenburg Co, NS.3
     She also went by the name of "Mamie Matilda"; according to her gravestone. Her married name was Rice.

Citations

  1. [S1376] McCormick 1975, p. 67.
  2. [S77] Obituary/Newspaper Item, Donald Ingram Rice, Halifax Chronicle Herald, 21 May 2005.
  3. [S18] Gravestone inscription for person cited.
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James William Couser1

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     James William Couser was born on 14 December 1842 at Cornwall-on-the-Hudson, NY.1 He married Susie Mary Holmes, daughter of Galen Holmes and Sophia Ann Spencer, on 8 September 1874 at Cornwall-on-the-Hudson, NY.1 James William Couser died on 25 May 1879 at Cornwall-on-the-Hudson, NY.1

Citations

  1. [S5479] Paul Piatkowski,.
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Caroline A Covert1

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     Caroline A Covert was born in April 1854, according to the 1900 US census.2 She was the daughter of Amelia F. (?)2 Caroline A Covert married Wallace M Rice, son of Deacon Israel Rice and Susan Crousse, circa 1889.1,3
     Her married name was Rice. Caroline A Covert and Wallace M Rice appeared on the census of 1910 at Ward 3, Somerville, MA; married 21 years.3 Caroline A Covert appeared on the census of 1920 at Ward 3, Somerville, MA; age 63, born Canada, widowed.4
Mother*Amelia F. (?)2 b. Dec 1846

Citations

  1. [S1376] McCormick 1975, p. 63.
  2. [S1902] Census - US: 1900, p. 665:150A.
  3. [S600] Census - US: 1910, p. 604:147A.
  4. [S177] Census - US: 1920, p. 718:10A.
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Edward Cowan1

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     Edward Cowan married 1st Margaret Laura Rice, daughter of Abner James Rice and Satira Ann McCormick, on 8 January 1885.1

Citations

  1. [S1403] Sharlene VanRooy, , Family Bible.
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James Cowan1

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     James Cowan was born circa 1847.1 He married Mary Rebecca Rice, daughter of Abner James Rice and Satira Ann McCormick.1 James Cowan died on 24 December 1899; at age 52.1
     He and Mary Rebecca Rice appeared on the census of 1881 at Digby Town, Digby Co, NS; in the household of Rebecca's sister Miriam: Miriam C Rice, female, age 22, born Nova Scotia; Margaret Rice, female, age 20, born Nova Scotia; Rebecca Cowan, female, married, age 31, born Nova Scotia; Jenet Cowan, female, age 2, born Nova Scotia, Leigh Cowan, male, age <1, born Nova Scotia, born: Jan; 3/12, James Cowan, male, married, age 34, Occ: Master Mariner.2 James Cowan was a ships captain in 1891.3 He and Mary Rebecca Rice resided on 28 April 1891 at Digby Town, Digby Co, NS, with Rebecca's mother.3

Citations

  1. [S1403] Sharlene VanRooy, , Family Bible.
  2. [S1187] Census - Canada: 1881 LDS CD, cites: FHL Film 1375808 NAC C-13172 Dist 15 SubDist C Div 1 Page 16 Family 84.
  3. [S1230] Census - Canada: 1891, 31, 3, p. 35.
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James Leigh Charles Cowan1

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     James Leigh Charles Cowan was born on 30 January 1881 at Nova Scotia.2,1 He was the son of James Cowan and Mary Rebecca Rice.2
     James Leigh Charles Cowan was also known as Leigh Cowan.2
Father*James Cowan2 b. c 1847, d. 24 Dec 1899
Mother*Mary Rebecca Rice2 b. 20 Jan 1850

Citations

  1. [S1403] Sharlene VanRooy, , Family Bible.
  2. [S1230] Census - Canada: 1891, 31, 3, p. 35.
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Janet A Cowan1

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     Janet A Cowan was born on 9 January 1879 at Nova Scotia.2,1 She was the daughter of James Cowan and Mary Rebecca Rice.2
     Janet A Cowan was also known as Jennett Cowan.2
Father*James Cowan2 b. c 1847, d. 24 Dec 1899
Mother*Mary Rebecca Rice2 b. 20 Jan 1850

Citations

  1. [S1403] Sharlene VanRooy, , Family Bible.
  2. [S1230] Census - Canada: 1891, 31, 3, p. 35.
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Mary Louise Cowes1,2

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     Mary Louise Cowes was born circa 1858 at New York.3 She married Walter Rice Bush, son of Walter Ralph Bush and Rebecca Cottrell Rice, on 28 December 1876.4,2 Mary Louise Cowes died on 5 December 1884.5
     Her married name was Bush. She and Walter Rice Bush appeared on the census of 1880 at Ward 3, Troy, Rensselaer Co, NY; Walter Bush, self, male, married, age 36, born NY, Occ: Car Builder, father born NY, mother born MA;
Mary Bush, wife, female, married, age 28, born NY, Occ: Keeps House, father born MA, mother born NY;
Julia Bush, daughter, female, age 7, born NY, father born NY, mother born NY; Eleanor Bush, daughter, female, age 3M, born NY, father born NY, mother born NY;
Amie Fairy, other, female, age 39, born Ireland., Occ: Servant, father born Ireland., mother born Ireland;
Lizzie Walsh, other, female, age 20, born VT, Occ: Servant, father born Ireland., mother born Ireland;
Harriet Cunningham, other, female, widowed, age 53, born NY, Occ: Nurse, father born NY, mother born NY.3

Children of Mary Louise Cowes and Walter Rice Bush

Citations

  1. [S3] Rice Gen'l Register, pp. 566, 788, 789.
  2. [S2] Edmund Rice (1638) Association, Rice Family - Supp 1, p. 86.
  3. [S1011] Census - US: 1880 - LDS CD, cites: FHL Film 1254920 National Archives Film T9-0920 Page 114B.
  4. [S3] Rice Gen'l Register, pp. 566, 788.
  5. [S3] Rice Gen'l Register, p. 789.
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Florence Cowie1

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     Florence Cowie married Arnold Stewart Potter, son of Horatio Slocomb Potter and Mary J Burrell.1
     Her married name was Potter.1

Citations

  1. [S1405] Wayne W. Walker, Walker - Potter notes.
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Harlan W Cox1

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     Harlan W Cox married Margaret Musgrave Reid, daughter of George W Reid and Annie Rice.2

Citations

  1. [S1372] McCormick 1973, (2061).
  2. [S1372] McCormick 1973, 2061.
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Maria Ellen Cox1

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     Maria Ellen Cox married William Alpheus Hazelton, son of Alpheus Hazelton and Milbury Rose, on 11 March 1870.1
     Maria Ellen Cox resided for a short time at Joplin, Jasper Co, MO before moving back to Pond Creek, Green Co, MO.1

Citations

  1. [S1351] Hupfer.
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Richard Cox1,2

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     Richard Cox married Marie Rice, daughter of Robert Davenport Rice and Mary Darres.3
     Richard Cox and Marie Rice resided in 1965 at Dartmouth, Halifax Co, NS.3

Citations

  1. [S1372] McCormick 1973, mother in law's obituary.
  2. [S1376] McCormick 1975, pp. 91, 128.
  3. [S1372] McCormick 1973, mother's obituary.
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Dorothea Craft1

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     Dorothea Craft married Joshua Banks in 1776; probably at Wilmot, Annapolis Co, NS.1
     Her married name was Banks.

Child of Dorothea Craft and Joshua Banks

Citations

  1. [S1286] Calnek, p. 473.
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Hector Craig1

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     Hector Craig married Norma Rice, daughter of Dr J. Herbert Rice and Jessie Glassey.1

Citations

  1. [S1376] McCormick 1975, p. 83.
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S J Craig1

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     S J Craig married Maud W Rice, daughter of William Mortimer Rice and Sarah Matilda Westlake.2
     S J Craig and Maud W Rice resided at Westlake, ID.3

Citations

  1. [S3] Rice Gen'l Register, pp. 786, 982.
  2. [S3] Rice Gen'l Register, p. 786.
  3. [S3] Rice Gen'l Register, p. 982.
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Elizabeth Skinner Cramer1

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     Elizabeth Skinner Cramer married James Gore King McClure Jr, son of James Gore King McClure and Phebe Ann Dixon, on 29 March 1916.2
     Elizabeth Skinner Cramer resided at Fairview, NC.2 Her married name was McClure.

Citations

  1. [S3] Rice Gen'l Register, pp. 788, 985.
  2. [S3] Rice Gen'l Register, p. 985.
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Marion C Cramond1

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     Marion C Cramond was born in July 1837 at New York.1 She married William H Edison, son of Henry Edison and Caroline Hains, on 31 December 1861.1
     Her married name was Edison. Marion C Cramond and William H Edison appeared on the census of 1880 at Milton, Dodge Co, MN; William Edison, self, male, married, age 44, born Canada, Occ: Farmer, father born N.S., mother born N.S; Mariam C. Edison, wife, female, married, age 42, born NY, Occ: Keeping House, father born NY, mother born NY; Carrie M. Edison, daughter, female, age 16, born MN, Occ: At Home, father born Canada, mother born NY; Inez M. Edison, daughter, female, age 14, born MN, Occ: At Home, father born Canada, mother born NY; George W. Edison, son, male, age 12, born MN, Occ: At Home, father born Canada, mother born NY; Harry J. Edison, son, male, age 2, born MN, father born Canada, mother born NY.2

Citations

  1. [S1361] Letter, Ross McCurdy to George W. King, August 1996, #259.
  2. [S1011] Census - US: 1880 - LDS CD, cites: FHL Film 1254618 National Archives Film T9-0618 Page 291A.
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Augustus Crandall1

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     Augustus Crandall was the son of Roy Crandall and Evangeline Moraine.1 Augustus Crandall was killed by a bomb in a theater in England.1
Father*Roy Crandall1
Mother*Evangeline Moraine1 b. 4 Sep 1896

Citations

  1. [S1376] McCormick 1975, p. 78.
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Roy Crandall1

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     Roy Crandall married Evangeline Moraine, daughter of Edward Moraine and Eudocia Rice; Roy of Manitoba.1

Child of Roy Crandall and Evangeline Moraine

Citations

  1. [S1376] McCormick 1975, pp. 53, 78.
  2. [S1376] McCormick 1975, p. 78.
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Charles Crane

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     Charles Crane was born circa 1861 at Canada, as calculated from the 1880 census. He was the son of Curtis Crane and Emmeline Hazelton.
     Charles Crane appeared on the census of 1880 at Montegue, Muskegon Co, MI; aged 19y.1
Father*Curtis Crane b. c 1827
Mother*Emmeline Hazelton b. 7 Jan 1834, d. 9 May 1924

Citations

  1. [S88] Census - US: 1880, p. 597:14.
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Curtis Crane1

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     Curtis Crane was born circa 1827 at New York, as calculated from the 1880 census. He married Emmeline Hazelton, daughter of Ransom Hazelton and Sarah Rouse, on 1 January 1853.1
     Curtis Crane appeared on the census of 1880 at Montegue, Muskegon Co, MI; aged 53y.2 He was a cabinet maker in 1880.2

Child of Curtis Crane and Emmeline Hazelton

Citations

  1. [S1351] Hupfer.
  2. [S88] Census - US: 1880, p. 597:14.
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Agnes Cranton1

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     Agnes Cranton was born circa 1862 at Northeast Margaree, Inverness Co, NS.2,3 She was the daughter of Henry Levi Cranton and Eliza Catherine Crowdis. Agnes Cranton married William Lunnay circa 1892 at Inverness County, NS.3
     Her married name was Lunnay. Agnes Cranton appeared on the census of 1881 at Northeast Margaree District, Inverness Co, NS; with her parents.2
Father*Henry Levi Cranton b. 31 Aug 1836
Mother*Eliza Catherine Crowdis b. 1838, d. 4 May 1877

Citations

  1. [S1372] McCormick 1973, 1493.7.
  2. [S1318] Census - Canada: 1881, 4, i, #92.
  3. [S1345] Davis.
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