Newcombe, William

Birth Name Newcombe, William
Gender male
Age at Death 81 years, 4 months, 29 days

Events

Event Date Place Description Notes Sources
Birth September 20, 1835 Devon, England 1901 and 1911 census records; September 1833 in the 1911 census
 
Death February 19, 1917 Northam, Lot 13, Prince Edward Island gravestone & obit
 

Families

    Family of Newcombe, William and McDougall, Eleanor Ann
Married Wife McDougall, Eleanor Ann
   
Event Date Place Description Notes Sources
Marriage February 19, 1868 Port Hill, Lot 13, Prince Edward Island notice dated March 9 1868, says on the 19th inst.
 
  Children
  1. Newcombe, Sarah Josephine
  2. Newcombe, William Henry
  3. Newcombe, Penrose Mary Ann
  4. Newcombe, John Alexander
  5. Newcombe, George Swabey
  6. Newcombe, Louisa Ann Annie
  7. Newcombe, Peter Louis Lewis
  8. Newcombe, Ida Belle
  9. Newcombe, Richard Ernest
  10. Newcombe, Eliza Agnes
  11. Newcombe, Arthur Roy
  12. Newcombe, Charles Bayfield
  13. Newcombe, Gertrude Edna

Media

Narrative

Groom's Name WIlliam Newcomb
Groom's Residence Lot 13
Groom's Status Bachelor
Bride's Name Ellen McDougald
Bride's Residence Lot 13
Bride's Status Spinster
Source RG19/s3/ss5: Marriage bonds, 1868

There to Here, by Roy Newcombe:

The property was passed-on to son William Newcombe (1835) who married
Eleanor MacDougall (1848), daughter of Peter and Eliza (Ellis) MacDougall of Tyne Valley, in
1868. They had 13 children:
-Sarah Josephine (1868) married Alex Ramsay of Northam, moved to the New
Hampshire area and had five children: Earle, Minnie, Harold, Eleanor and Dorothy.
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-William (1870) married Bertha Taylor of Freetown and lived in the Boston area. They
had one son, Leslie.
-Mary Ann Penrose (1871) married William Ramsay (1871) of Northam. (ref. to Cindy
Jones).
-John (Jack) Alexander (1872) married Barbara Williams (1877) (see next page).
-George Swabey (1874) did not marry.
-Louisa Ann (1876) married Archibald MacAusland of Tyne Valley and had five children:
Ernest, Olive, Agnes, Major and Roberta. After Archibald's death, Louisa Ann moved to the
Boston area and re-married, this time to George Ellis.
-Peter Louis (1878) married Rosella Williams, daughter of Robert and Lavina Williams of
Poplar Grove, moved to the Boston area, and had four children: Eleanor, Kenneth,
Marion and Edna.
-Ida Belle (1880) married Major Milligan (1878), (refer to Edgar Milligan)
-Richard Ernest (1882) married Ethel Gardiner (1892) moved to Birch Hill and had four
children: Gardiner, Elton, William and Gwenythe.
-Eliza Agnes (1884) married William James Hutchinson (1860) of Lot 16 and had two
daughters: Lillian and Ruth.
-Arthur Roy (1887) married Marie Pauptit, (refer to Roy and Muriel Newcombe)
-Charles Bayfield (1892) married Emily Maynard (1895) of Northam moved to Tyne
Valley and had three children: Muriel, Horace and Delores.
-Edna Gertrude (1894) did not marry.

Household Members 1911 census:
William Newcombe 27
Eleanor Newcombe 42
John A Newcombe 39 - says single, but was a widower
George Swabey Newcombe 37
Eliza A Newcombe 36
Arthur R Newcombe 24
Charlie B Newcombe 19
Edna Gertrude Newcombe 17
Grandchildren:
Ernest Newcombe 13
Sarah O Newcombe 11 should be McAusland
Major Newcombe 7 - Major McAusland in the 1921 census, possibly Percy Major
Lillian Newcombe 5 - John's daughter
Harold Newcombe 3

William was survived by William and Lewis in Boston, Swabey and Arthur in Maine, John, Ernest and Charles on the Island; Mrs Bruce and William Ramsay; Mrs George Ellis; Mrs Major Milligan; Gertrude at home and Agnes in Boston.

 

 

 

Pedigree

    1. Newcombe, William
      1. McDougall, Eleanor Ann
        1. Newcombe, Sarah Josephine
        2. Newcombe, William Henry
        3. Newcombe, Penrose Mary Ann
        4. Newcombe, John Alexander
        5. Newcombe, George Swabey
        6. Newcombe, Louisa Ann Annie
        7. Newcombe, Peter Louis Lewis
        8. Newcombe, Ida Belle
        9. Newcombe, Richard Ernest
        10. Newcombe, Eliza Agnes
        11. Newcombe, Arthur Roy
        12. Newcombe, Charles Bayfield
        13. Newcombe, Gertrude Edna