Fiddler, William

Birth Name Fiddler, William
Gender male
Age at Death 53 years


William Fidler, son of John and Hannah, was baptized in Etchilhampton, Wiltshire, England in January 1826, the son of John and Hannah.

William Fidler married Christiana Stewart in Charlottetown, PEI in 1849. Witnesses were Joseph and Catherine Smith.

His father John, born England, and sister Mary, born on the Island, were living with his family in Sunbury, NB in the 1861 census, which further ties him to the family of John Fiddler and Hannah Offer from England. William and Christiana's daughter Margaret, age 4, was their first child born in new Brunswick.

The name was Fidler and Fiddler on records.

This might be William's land grant:

Name FIDDLER, William
Volume 87
Page 0
Grant number 15073
Place Northfield
County Sunbury
Date 1873-01-25
Accompanying plan Yes
Acres 75
Microfilm F16386




Event Date Place Description Sources
Birth 1825 England, United Kingdom    
Death 1878 New Brunswick, Canada find a grave, Redbank Cemetery, at age 53  


Relation to main person Name Birth date Death date Relation within this family (if not by birth)
Father Fiddler Fidler, John18011879
Mother Offer, Hannahbefore 1871
    Sister     Fiddler, Elizabeth about 1821
         Fiddler, William 1825 1878
    Brother     Fiddler, Edward 1826 1889
    Brother     Fiddler, James 1829 before 1869
    Sister     Fiddler, Maria March 12, 1829 January 10, 1905
    Sister     Fiddler, Sarah 1833 December 22, 1902
    Sister     Fiddler, Margery October 17, 1835
    Sister     Fiddler, Hannah 1841 November 22, 1915
    Sister     Fiddler, Elizabeth about 1844 1911
    Sister     Fiddler, Mary Jane 1846 1927
    Brother     Fiddler Fidler, George December 22, 1826 before 1921


Family of Fiddler, William and Stewart, Christianna

Married Wife Stewart, Christianna ( * 1825 + before 1911 )
Event Date Place Description Sources
Marriage February 26, 1849 Prince Edward Island, Canada by L C Jenkins; Joseph Smith and Catherine Smith were witnesses  
Name Birth Date Death Date
Fiddler, ThomasJanuary 23, 18501896
Fiddler, Sarah Jane1855
Fiddler, Margaret1857
Fiddler, Hannah1859
Fiddler, ArthurJuly 4, 1865
Fiddler, Williamabout 1866