McArthur, John - Lot 14

Birth Name McArthur, John - Lot 14
Gender male
Age at Death 84 years, 10 months, 3 days

Narrative

Child's Full Name John McArthur
Baptismal Date 1 April 1827
Officiating Clergy McGregor
Father's Name Dugd McArthur
Mother's Name Betsey Ramsay
Church Name Presbyterian
Church Location Richmond Parish

On the 1891 census, John said that both of his parents were born on the Island. John was married three times - his first wife was Catherine McGougan; his second was Lucy Ramsay; and his third was Mary Jane Johnstone.

Groom's Name John McArthur
Groom's Residence Lot 14
Bride's Name Catherine McGregor
Bride's Residence Princetown Royalty
Source RG19/s3/ss5: Marriage bonds, 1856

Groom's Name John McArthur
Groom's Residence Lot 14
Bride's Name Catherine McGougan
Bride's Residence Princetown Royalty
Source RG19/s3/ss5: Marriage bonds, 1856

 

Groom's Name John McArthur
Groom's Residence Port Hill
Groom's Status Widow/Widower
Bride's Name Mary Jane Johnstone
Bride's Residence Port Hill
Bride's Status Widow/Widower
Date of Marriage License or Bond 20 December 1889
Date of Marriage Ceremony 24 December 1889
Officiant's Name Thomas Corbett
Source RG19, Series3, Subseries4: Marriage Licenses, 1889

In 1911, John (84) and his wife Mary Jane (69) were in Lot 14 with Herbert (37) and his wife Ella Irene (22), John Curtis (2), Jerel Archibald (0) and two adopted children Dora J. (age 13, born USA) and Ida Lucy (age 0, born USA)

Will of John McArthur - farm to son Herbert, Emma and Ida to be provided with a home. Also named Lucy Ann, John David Murray, Artemis, and Theodore as well as his wife.

Events

Event Date Place Description Sources
Birth 1827 Prince Edward Island, Canada Climbing the Hill, PEI Baptismal Index bap. 1 april 1827  
Death November 4, 1911 Arlington, Lot 14, Prince County, Prince Edward Island, Canada RG19/s2/ss6: Death registration books, 1906-1913, p. 140 , entry 6036  

Parents

Relation to main person Name Birth date Death date Relation within this family (if not by birth)
Father McArthur, Dougald Dugald - Lot 141790July 11, 1862
Mother Ramsay, Elizabeth BetsyAugust 10, 1788April 30, 1868
    Sister     McArthur, Flora about 1818 February 20, 1883
    Brother     McArthur, William H. 1821
    Brother     McArthur, Edward - Lot 4 1822 April 3, 1892
    Brother     McArthur, Dougald Dugald 1823 January 19, 1862
    Sister     McArthur, Nancy 1825 1911
         McArthur, John - Lot 14 1827 November 4, 1911
    Sister     McArthur, Elizabeth about 1828 June 1891
    Brother     McArthur, Jeremiah January 30, 1829 November 5, 1893
    Sister     McArthur Sharpe, Ann Eliza March 1842 April 4, 1911

Families

Family of McArthur, John - Lot 14 and McGougan, Catherine

Married Wife McGougan, Catherine ( * about 1825 + June 5, 1860 )
   
Event Date Place Description Sources
Marriage March 27, 1856 Prince Edward Island, Canada married by Rev. John Keir, probably in Princetown. Arch. McGougan and Neil McDougall, witnesses  
  Children
Name Birth Date Death Date
McArthur, Lucy Ann18571918
McArthur, ArtemisOctober 22, 1858January 22, 1945

Family of McArthur, John - Lot 14 and Ramsay, Lucy Anne

Married Wife Ramsay, Lucy Anne ( * 1835 + 1885 )
   
Event Date Place Description Sources
Marriage November 4, 1863 Princetown, Prince County, Prince Edward Island, Canada Church records  
  Children
Name Birth Date Death Date
McArthur, John David MurrayDecember 13, 1864November 19, 1948
McArthur, Edward RamsayAugust 8, 1866October 1953
McArthur, TheodoreNovember 18, 1868November 4, 1938
McArthur, Emma1871July 5, 1959
McArthur, Douglad1872
McArthur, Herbert BellNovember 28, 1874April 1945
McArthur, Ida MaeMarch 14, 1877November 16, 1964

Family of McArthur, John - Lot 14 and Johnston, Mary Jane

Married Wife Johnston, Mary Jane ( * + 1925 )
   
Event Date Place Description Sources
Marriage December 24, 1889 Prince Edward Island, Canada