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Ellen Wilson[1]

Female 1853 - 1957  (103 years)


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  • Name Ellen Wilson  [2
    Born 15 Dec 1853  Dorchester, Westmorland, New Brunswick, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location  [2, 3, 4
    Gender Female 
    Alt. Birth 1854  [5
    Religion 1891  [6
    Church of England 
    Died 1957  Brookline, MA Find all individuals with events at this location  [2
    Alt. Death 1959  [5
    Lived in Pictou County, Nova Scotia Find all individuals with events at this location  [5
    FamilySearch LVL3-K3Y 
    Person ID I2894  Main
    Last Modified 23 Jul 2017 

    Father Dr. William Wilson,   b. 1805, Ireland Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 11 Feb 1882, Dorchester, Westmorland, New Brunswick, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 77 years) 
    Mother Ellen Claritte,   b. 1824,   d. 2 Jun 1871  (Age 47 years) 
    Married 19 Jul 1849  [7
    Family ID F1185  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

    Family 1 Albert J. H. Hickman, Esq.,   b. Abt 1848, Nova Scotia Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 13 Mar 1879, Dorchester, Westmorland, New Brunswick, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age ~ 31 years) 
    Married 28 May 1874  Dorchester, Westmorland, New Brunswick, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location  [8, 9, 10
    Notes 
    Married:
    • 1307  The funeral of Mr. HICKMAN took place at Dorchester (West. Co.) on Saturday. Over twenty barristers with the Judge and Clerk of the County preceeded the procession to the grave. Burial services were read by Rev. Simonds. 20 March 1879 POST [11]
    Children 
     1. Ellen Rachel Primrose Hickman,   b. Sep 1875,   d. 25 Dec 1875, Dorchester, Westmorland, New Brunswick, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age ~ 0 years)
     2. William Albert Hickman,   b. 22 Dec 1878, Dorchester Parish, Westmorland, New Brunswich, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 10 Sep 1957  (Age 78 years)
    Last Modified 1 Apr 2005 
    Family ID F1170  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

    Family 2 David Henderson Purves,   b. 7 Jul 1846, , , Nova Scotia, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 22 May 1920, , , Nova Scotia, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 73 years) 
    Married 4 Jul 1893  Moncton, New Brunswick, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location  [12
    Last Modified 25 Aug 2003 
    Family ID F1176  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

  • Event Map
    Link to Google MapsBorn - 15 Dec 1853 - Dorchester, Westmorland, New Brunswick, Canada Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsMarried - 28 May 1874 - Dorchester, Westmorland, New Brunswick, Canada Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsMarried - 4 Jul 1893 - Moncton, New Brunswick, Canada Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsDied - 1957 - Brookline, MA Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsLived in - - Pictou County, Nova Scotia Link to Google Earth
     = Link to Google Earth 

  • Notes 
    • 5 October 1892 (1891?) NB Reporter -  Mrs. Albert HICKMAN of Dorchester (West. Co.) succeeds Miss MURPHY as matron of the lunatic asylum. 5 October 1892 NBR

      Marlene Hickman notes: "One year later she would marry the affluent David Purves."

      2 March 1893 - Chignecto Post - Mrs. Albert HICKMAN, formerly of Dorchester (West. Co.) but now of St. John, paid the old place a visit yesterday, accompanied by Mrs. J.E. CHURCH, Moncton. 2 March 1893 POST

      Marlene Hickman notes: "Mrs. Church was her sister" [4, 13, 14, 15]

  • Sources 
    1. [SAuth] John Spencer Howell, Jr., John Spencer Howell, Jr., (http://www.jhowell.com/ jhowell@jhowell.com).

    2. [S851] Allison Church Bird, 29 Oct 2003 email to JSHJr. (Reliability: 0).

    3. [S1701] FamilySearch Family Tree (http://www.familysearch.org), The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints, ((http://www.familysearch.org)), accessed 23 Jul 2017), entry for Ellen Wilson, person ID LVL3-K3Y. (Reliability: 3).

    4. [S622] 1881 Canadian Census, (1881), Marlene Hickman notes: "The 1881 Census (2 years after Albert Jay had died) lists a Millie Hickman, age 27, and William A Hickman, age 3, living in the home of William Wilson, Medical Doctor. This would seem to be Ellen, Albert's widow.  Dr Wilson d. 1882 (Reliability: 0).

    5. [S1157] Charlie Hickman, (Charlie Hickman [chickman@nbnet.nb.ca]), -- from "joseph_1821.pdf" file emailed to JSH - 29 Mar 2005 (Reliability: 0).
      First reference to "Minora"

    6. [S1147] Barbara Trenholm - Trenholm, Barbara Trenholm, (www.trenholm.org - stray cat genealogy), "CE" - http://www.trenholm.org/ (Reliability: 0).

    7. [S1129] Irish Canadian Cultural Association, (http://www.newirelandnb.ca/), http://www.newirelandnb.ca/names_w.html "On the 19th of Jul, 1849, he married Mrs. Ellen (Claritte) Chandler born 1824, died 2 Jun 1871, d/o John Claritte of Amherst, NS and widow of William Botsford Chandler." (Reliability: 0).

    8. [S811] Vital Statistics From New Brunswick (Canada) Newspapers, Daniel F. Johnson, (P.O. Box 26025, Saint John, New Brunswick, Canada E2J 4M3 vitstats@nbnet.nb.ca), vol. 35 (Reliability: 0).
      1303  Dorchester (West. Co.) turned out in full force to witness the nuptials of A.J. HICKMAN, Esq. to Miss WILSON d/o Dr. WILSON of that town. 28 May 1874 D.N.

    9. [S1129] Irish Canadian Cultural Association, (http://www.newirelandnb.ca/), http://www.newirelandnb.ca/names_w.html " 3) Miss Wilson married A.J. Hickman of Moncton" (Reliability: 0).

    10. [S1164] Marriage Bonds 1810-1932 New Brunswick, Provincial Secretary - bond administration records, "Hickman, Albert J.H. Year 1874, Groom, Westmorland Co., Wilson, Ellen Bride, Westmorland Co." (Reliability: 0).

    11. [S811] Vital Statistics From New Brunswick (Canada) Newspapers, Daniel F. Johnson, (P.O. Box 26025, Saint John, New Brunswick, Canada E2J 4M3 vitstats@nbnet.nb.ca), vol. 49 (Reliability: 0).
      1307  The funeral of Mr. HICKMAN took place at Dorchester (West. Co.) on Saturday. Over twenty barristers with the Judge and Clerk of the County preceeded the procession to the grave. Burial services were read by Rev. Simonds. 20 March 1879 POST

    12. [S811] Vital Statistics From New Brunswick (Canada) Newspapers, Daniel F. Johnson, (P.O. Box 26025, Saint John, New Brunswick, Canada E2J 4M3 vitstats@nbnet.nb.ca), vol. 88 (Reliability: 0).
      2519  D.H. PURVES, a retired wealthy merchant of Pictou, N.S., was united in marriage yesterday at the residence of Dr. CHURCH, Moncton to Mrs. A.J. HICKMAN, late matron of the Provincial Insane Asylum. The ceremony was performed by Rev. J. Roy Campbell of Dorchester. 5 July 1893 D.T.

      2554  m. Moncton, at residence of Dr. J.E. CHURCH, July 4th, by Rev. J.R. Campbell, rector of Dorchester, David H. PURVES, Pictou, N.S. / Mrs. Ellen HICKMAN second d/o late William WILSON, M.D., Dorchester.  7 July 1893 D.T.

    13. [S811] Vital Statistics From New Brunswick (Canada) Newspapers, Daniel F. Johnson, (P.O. Box 26025, Saint John, New Brunswick, Canada E2J 4M3 vitstats@nbnet.nb.ca), vol. 82 (Reliability: 0).
      426   Mrs. Albert HICKMAN of Dorchester (West. Co.) succeeds Miss MURPHY as matron of the lunatic asylum.  5 October 1892 NBR

    14. [S811] Vital Statistics From New Brunswick (Canada) Newspapers, Daniel F. Johnson, (P.O. Box 26025, Saint John, New Brunswick, Canada E2J 4M3 vitstats@nbnet.nb.ca), vol. 86 (Reliability: 0).
      2317  Mrs. Albert HICKMAN, formerly of Dorchester (West. Co.) but now of St. John, paid the old place a visit yesterday, accompanied by Mrs. J.E. CHURCH, Moncton. 2 March 1893 POST

    15. [S1156] Marlene Hickman, (admen@nbnet.nb.ca (Bob & Marlene Hickman)), 5 October 1892 (1891?)  NB Reporter  - "General Notes:  Mrs. Albert Hickman of Dorchester (West Co.) succeeds Miss Murphy as matron of the lunatic asylum." (Vol 82 #426)  One year later she would marry the affluent David Purves. (Reliability: 0).