Heart of Simcoe County (Ontario)

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  • ID: I6995
  • Name: Jesse Shelswell
  • Given Name: Jesse
  • Surname: Shelswell
  • Suffix: Sr.
  • Sex: M
  • Birth: 1836-1840 in Oxfordshire, England 1 2
  • Death: Y
  • ADDR: Oro (1871) - Medonte (1881)
  • _NAME: Jesse Shelswell
  • _SORT: Jesse Shelswell
  • ADR1: Oro (1871) - Medonte (1881)
  • _UID: 3AA508AA6A0645A1BD9D322FC1BBDDC9C4F4
  • Change Date: 23 Sep 2006 at 07:06
  • Note: Fought in the Indian Mutiny & the Crimean War, for which he rec'd a medal. After marriage, he settled in Medonte Twp. On the 1881 census, his age is given as 44, indicating a birthyear of abt 1836. This is a four-yr discrepancy from his marriage record.



    Father: William Shelswell b: Bef 1813 in England
    Mother: Johanna (Shelswell) b: Bef 1813 in England

    Marriage 1 Elizabeth Hitchcock b: 1844-1846 in England
    • Married: 24 Oct 1871 in Orillia, Simcoe Co., Ont. 3
    • Note:
      Bachelor + Spinster
      Both parties: Anglican
      Rev. Richard Homan Harris
      Wits: Joseph Ellsmore, of Oro Twp., Peter McArthur, of Medonte Twp.
    • Change Date: 23 Sep 2006
    Children
    1. Has No Children Harriet Shelswell b: 1872
    2. Has No Children Sarah Shelswell b: 1873
    3. Has No Children Jesse Shelswell b: 1876
    4. Has No Children William Shelswell b: 1879

    Sources:
    1. Abbrev: NAC-1871
      Title: 1871 Census of Canada
      Publication: National Archives of Canada
      Page: C-9964, Oro Twp., Ward 1, pg. 72
      Quality: 2
      Date: 13 Jan 2003
    2. Abbrev: NAC-1881
      Title: 1881 Census of Canada
      Publication: National Archives of Canada
      Page: C-13251, Medonte, ward 1, pg. 22
      Quality: 2
      Date: 26 Sep 2003
    3. Abbrev: Ont. Arch.
      Title: Ontario Archives Microfilm Resource Library
      Page: MS-932, Reel 6, pg. 266
      Date: 11 Dec 2002
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