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Benjamin Hewitt

Male Abt 1858 - 1889  (~ 31 years)


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  • Name Benjamin Hewitt 
    Born Abt 1858  Brantford, Brant, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location  [1, 2
    Gender Male 
    Died Sep 1889 
    Person ID I888  Algonquin Highlands Settlers
    Last Modified 24 Jun 2019 

    Father James Hewitt,   b. Abt 1811, Antrim, Northern Ireland Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 3 Apr 1899, Stanhope, Haliburton, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age ~ 88 years) 
    Mother Margaret Kempton,   b. 1814, Ireland Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 12 Feb 1894, Stanhope, Haliburton, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 80 years) 
    Family ID F176  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

    Family Mary Carter,   b. 18 Nov 1863, England Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 13 Oct 1931, Lindsay, Ops, Victoria, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 67 years) 
    Married 17 Oct 1882  Minden, Haliburton, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location  [3
    Children 
     1. Elizabeth Matilda Hewitt,   b. 21 Aug 1883, McLean & Ridout, Muskoka, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location
    +2. Lucy Jane Hewitt,   b. 12 May 1885, Stanhope, Haliburton, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 25 Dec 1964, Huntsville, Muskoka, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 79 years)
     3. William John Hewitt,   b. 22 Jun 1887, Stanhope, Haliburton, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 01 Apr 1967, Retsil, Kitsap, Washington, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 79 years)
    +4. Allan Carter Hewitt,   b. 1 Apr 1889, Stanhope, Haliburton, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 1970  (Age 80 years)
    Last Modified 10 Jul 2017 
    Family ID F179  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

  • Notes 
    • Drowned in Peach Lake while hunting.

  • Sources 
    1. [S9] 1871 Census of Canada, Ontario / Peterborough North / Stanhope & Sherborne / Pg 7, Family 21.
      Age 13 on this census.

    2. [S21] Ontario Marriage Registrations, County: Canada; Number: ; Date: .
      Birth date: abt 1857 Birth place: Brantford Marriage date: 17 Oct 1882 Marriage place: Peterborough Residence date: Residence place: Ontario, Canada
      http://search.ancestry.ca/cgi-bin/sse.dll?db=ontariomarr1858-1899_ga&h=2183877&ti=5543&indiv=try&gss=pt


    3. [S21] Ontario Marriage Registrations, Reg# 09657-82.