Simmonds, Jessie Esther 1a

Birth Name Simmonds, Jessie Esther 2a
Gender female
Age at Death 45 years, 4 months, 18 days

Events

Event Date Place Description Notes Sources
Birth August 14, 1871 Kildare, Prince, Prince Edward Island PEI Baptismal Index
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Death 1917 Prince Edward Island, Canada  
 
Residence 1891 Prince, Prince Edward Island  
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Parents

Relation to main person Name Relation within this family (if not by birth)
Father Simmonds, William
Mother Smith, Jane Catherine
    Sister     Simmonds, Christy Ellen
         Simmonds, Jessie Esther
    Sister     Simmonds, Elizabeth Ann
    Sister     Simmonds, Radela Jane
    Sister     Simmonds, Myzie Misy May
    Sister     Simmonds, Sarah Louise
    Brother     Simmonds, William Henry Jr.
    Brother     Simmonds Simmons, Joseph Hudson
    Sister     Simmonds, Laura Bell
    Sister     Simmonds Tuplin, Jemima
    Sister     Simmonds Wright, Irene Maud

Families

    Family of McDonald, Henry A. and Simmonds, Jessie Esther
Married Husband McDonald, Henry A.
   
Event Date Place Description Notes Sources
Marriage December 4, 1894 Prince Edward Island, Canada  
 
  Children
  1. McDonald, Walter
  2. McDonald, Mabel Mildred
  3. McDonald, Elizabeth Frances
  4. McDonald, James H.
  5. McDonald, Francis Fanny Ann
  6. McDonald, Amy Alice

Narrative

Possible this is her:

Groom's Name Henry McDonald
Groom's Residence Travellers Rest
Groom's Status Bachelor
Bride's Name Jessie Simmonds
Bride's Residence Kildare
Bride's Status Spinster
Date of Marriage License or Bond 3 December 1894
Date of Marriage Ceremony 4 December 1894
Officiant's Name R. W Weddall
Source RG19, Series3, Subseries4: Marriage Licenses, 1894

...leaving to mourn a sorrowing husband, two sons and five daughters.

Narrative

History of Traveller's Rest:

MacDONALD

Henry MacDonald, Mount Pleasant, married Jessie Simmons from Montrose and came to live in Traveller's Rest in 1910 on what is now known as the Hubert MacDonald farm. He was a fisherman. Mrs. MacDonald had the reputation of being a fine seamstress. She never needed a pattern. Anyone wishing a dress made, came in the morning with their material and went home in the evening with the article completed. They had the following family:

James, who married Katherine Oatway and lived in Traveller's Rest just north of the school. They had one daughter, Marion.

Ethel married Walter Hogg of Traveller's Rest. They have two children, Veta and George, both in United States.

Elizabeth, not married, lives in United States.

Frances married Ray Paynter, New London and they have thirteen children.

Walter married Hattie Reeves of Coleman and now resides in Sum- I merside. They have one child.

Mabel married Arthur Newcombe, Needham, They have two children.

Alice married Leslie MacKinnon, St. Eleanors. They now reside in Charlottetown and have one child.

Pedigree

  1. Simmonds, William
    1. Smith, Jane Catherine
      1. Simmonds, Christy Ellen
      2. Simmonds, Jessie Esther
        1. McDonald, Henry A.
          1. McDonald, Elizabeth Frances
          2. McDonald, James H.
          3. McDonald, Francis Fanny Ann
          4. McDonald, Walter
          5. McDonald, Mabel Mildred
          6. McDonald, Amy Alice
      3. Simmonds, Elizabeth Ann
      4. Simmonds, Radela Jane
      5. Simmonds, Myzie Misy May
      6. Simmonds, Sarah Louise
      7. Simmonds, William Henry Jr.
      8. Simmonds Simmons, Joseph Hudson
      9. Simmonds, Laura Bell
      10. Simmonds Tuplin, Jemima
      11. Simmonds Wright, Irene Maud

Source References

  1. Dyment, Jane: Ancestry Family Trees
      • Page: Ancestry Family Trees
  2. Library and Archives Canada: 1891 Census of Canada [database on-line]Statistics Canada Fonds. Microfilm reels: T-6290 to T-6427.
      • Source text:

        Birth date: abt 1872 Birth place: Prince Edward Island Residence date: 1891 Residence place: Prince, Prince Edward Island, Canada

      • Source text:

        Birth date: abt 1872 Birth place: Prince Edward Island Residence date: 1891 Residence place: Prince, Prince Edward Island, Canada

      • Source text:

        Birth date: abt 1872 Birth place: Prince Edward Island Residence date: 1891 Residence place: Prince, Prince Edward Island, Canada