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Thomas Smith

Male 1863 - 1944  (80 years)


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  • Name Thomas Smith  [1
    Born 20 May 1863  Nassagaweya, Halton County, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location  [1, 2, 3
    Gender Male 
    Religion 1871  Nassagaweya, Halton County, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location  [1
    Canada Presbyterian 
    Occupation 1896  Nassagaweya, Halton County, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location  [3
    farmer 
    Occupation 1901  Nassagaweya, Halton County, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location  [2
    farmer 
    _UID F8203EB1A47D4D979CEB7B4FDF25F42378D1 
    Died 7 May 1944  [4
    Buried Acton, , Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location  [4
    Address:
    20 Cobblehill Road
    Acton, Ontario
    Canada 
    Person ID I2589  Jan R. Schwarz III Genealogy file
    Last Modified 27 Mar 2012 

    Father Jeremiah Smith,   b. Oct 1818, Sotrigarth, Sandwick, Shetland Island, Scotland Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 27 Mar 1889, Nassagaweya, Halton County, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age ~ 70 years) 
    Mother Sarah Bell,   b. 24 May 1824, , , Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 17 May 1902, Nassagaweya, Halton County, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 77 years) 
    Married Abt 1842 
    Residence 1842  Nassagaweya, Halton County, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location  [5
    concession 6 (West end),lot 21 
    • The 100 acres property had 33 improved acres producing 25 bushels of wheat, 30 of barley, 15 of oats, 7 of peas, and 100 of potatoes. He also had 7 cows, 5 sheep, and 14 hogs.
    Residence 1871  Nassagaweya, Halton County, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location  [1
    concession 6, lot 21 
    • on a 148.75 acres farm that they owned.

      The farm had a house and 3 barns/stables, 1 carriage, 4 wagons, 2 ploughs, and 1 farming mill. 100 acres were improved land, of which 44 acres were pasture.

      16 acres were planted with wheat yielding 75 bushels spring wheat and 140 bushels fall wheat.

      Their farm also produced 18 bushels barley, 230 bushels oats, 90 bushels peas, 140 bushels potatoes, 300 bushels turnips, 1 bushel beets, 30 bushels of apples and 1 bushel other fruit.

      20 acres of hay produced 18 tons.

      The farm had 3 horses, 3 colts, 2 work oxen, 8 milk cows, 10 cattle, 28 sheep and 10 swine. 2 cattle, 20 sheep and 6 swine were killed or sold for slaughter that year.

      They also produced 500 pounds of butter, 60 pounds home made cheese, 120 pounds of wool and 20 yards of cloth.

      The woods yielded 12 cords of fire wood and 218 pine logs.
    Photos
    Jeremiah Smith and Sarah Bell
    Jeremiah Smith and Sarah Bell
    Headstones
    Jeremiah Smith - Sarah Bell Tombstone
    Jeremiah Smith - Sarah Bell Tombstone
    Family ID F1107  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

    Family Emiline Selina Donaghy,   b. 29 Jun 1872, Albion Township, Peel County, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 20 Jun 1936, Nassagaweya, Halton County, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 63 years) 
    Married 26 Oct 1896  Caledon East, , Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location  [3
    • witn: James CARNAHAN & James DONAGHY [3]
    Residence 1901  Nassagaweya, Halton County, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location  [2
    Concession 6, lot 20 - his father Jeremiah's old farm 
    • 1901 Census lists the house as having 12 rooms, 1 family (Thomas, his wife Emiline and his mother Sarah).

      The farm is 148 acres with 2 barns. He has a labourer Kenneth Morton age 24 who he pays $270 annually.

      It also lists the use of the house as a Presbyterian Sunday school with 72 students (9 officers/teachers) and a public school with 1 room and 1 teacher and 15 students.
    Headstones
    Thomas Smith - Emiline S. Donaghy Tombstone
    Thomas Smith - Emiline S. Donaghy Tombstone
    Last Modified 24 Mar 2012 
    Family ID F1200  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

  • Event Map
    Link to Google MapsBorn - 20 May 1863 - Nassagaweya, Halton County, Ontario, Canada Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsReligion - Canada Presbyterian - 1871 - Nassagaweya, Halton County, Ontario, Canada Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsOccupation - farmer - 1896 - Nassagaweya, Halton County, Ontario, Canada Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsMarried - 26 Oct 1896 - Caledon East, , Ontario, Canada Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsOccupation - farmer - 1901 - Nassagaweya, Halton County, Ontario, Canada Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsResidence - Concession 6, lot 20 - his father Jeremiah's old farm - 1901 - Nassagaweya, Halton County, Ontario, Canada Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsBuried - Address:
    20 Cobblehill Road
    Acton, Ontario
    Canada - - Acton, , Ontario, Canada
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  • Headstones
    Thomas Smith - Emiline S. Donaghy Tombstone
    Thomas Smith - Emiline S. Donaghy Tombstone

  • Sources 
    1. [S55] Census Canada 1871, Canada., district 38 - Halton, sub-district E - Nassagaweya, Division 3, p. 42, dwelling 143, family 150, Jeremiah Smith; C-9956, item page 394 (Reliability: 3).

    2. [S65] Census Canada 1901, Canada., district 68, sub-district f-2, Nassagaweya, p. 12, dwelling 112, family 112, Thomas Smith; T-6470 (Reliability: 3).

    3. [S40] Marriage Records - Ontario Registrations 1800 to 1927, Mary Crandall, ((http://homepages.rootsweb.ancestry.com/~maryc/thisisit.htm)), accessed Mar 24, 2012), Emiline Donaghy; Ontario Marriages, 1869-1927. (Reliability: 3).

    4. [S72] Cemetery Headstones - Fairview Cemetery, Fairview Cemetery (Halton, Ontario; GPS 43.6268°N, –80.0393°W; Cobblehill Road, Acton), Thomas Smith & Emiline S. Donachy marker, Jan Schwarz, March 22, 2012. (Reliability: 3).

    5. [S71] Census Canada 1842 - Nassagaweya Township, Halton Ontario, Gore District, Ontario, Canada, p. 1, dwelling 6 Con W end 21, Jeremiah Smith; M-7747 (Reliability: 3).