Cain, Ellen

Birth Name Cain, Ellen
Gender female


Catherine Cain, a single woman, was living with William and Ellen in 1901, and was William's sister in law. According to her obituary, she came to take care of her sister Ellen, and became ill herself.

Unsourced family tree on Ancestry says that Ellen was the sister of Augustine Cain, who married Elizabeth Dyment, and that they were the children of John Thomas Cain and Catherine McDonald. Both Ellen and Augustine Cain said that their father was born in Newfoundland, and mother on PEI, on the 1891 census.

Name William S Smith
Event Type Marriage
Event Date 11 Dec 1855
Event Place , Prince Edward Island, Canada
Spouse's Name Eliza Cane
Citing this Record "Prince Edward Island Marriage Registers, 1832-1888," database with images, FamilySearch ( : 11 March 2018), William S Smith and Eliza Cane, 11 Dec 1855; citing , Prince Edward Island, Canada, Public Archives, Charlottetown; FHL microfilm 1,630,092.



Event Date Place Description Sources
Birth August 18, 1831 Prince Edward Island, Canada    


Family of Smith, William and Cain, Ellen

Married Husband Smith, William ( * June 5, 1833 + ... )
Name Birth Date Death Date
Smith, JohnMay 11, 1860
Smith, BenjaminAugust 3, 1867
Smith, William JamesAugust 18, 18691954
Smith, Augustin1874August 8, 1946
Smith, Sydney1882