Genealogy - Family Tree TRELFORD (a.k.a. TELFER)

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TRELFORD, TELFER: From Ireland to Ontario, Canada & Beyond
Descendants of John TRELFORD (a.k.a. John TELFER)

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1 John TRELFORD (a.k.a. John TELFER) - b: 1790 Donegal Co., Ireland; d: 1870-81; Occupation: Farmer
..+Mary UNKNOWN (a.k.a. Mary TELFER) - b: 1800; d: Aft. 04 Apr 1881; Widow, living with son William in 1881 Census of Arran, Bruce North, ON
.........2 George TRELFORD - b: 1822 Ireland; d: 18 Apr 1895; Occupation: Farmer; Photo of grave marker (89 KB)
...........+Sarah SHAW - b: 1819 Ireland; d: 01 Sep 1886; Photo of grave marker (89 KB)
....................3 Mary TRELFORD - b: 12 Oct 1848 Loretto, Adjala Twp., Simcoe Co.?, ON, Upper Canada
......................+James PATTERSON - b: 02 Nov 1838 Nr. Hillsborough, , Ireland
....................3 Thomas TRELFORD - b: 1850-1853 Loretto, Adjala Twp., Simcoe Co.?, ON, Upper Canada; d: 1891
......................+Mary Jane DEAN - b: 1860
..................................4 Norman TRELFORD - b: Nov 1880
....................3 John TRELFORD - b: Aft. 1850
......................+Sarah Ann FLACK?
....................3 Elizabeth TRELFORD - b: 08 May 1854 Athlone, Adjala Twp., Simcoe Co., ON, Canada West
......................+James Albert CHAPMAN - b: 24 Feb 1849 New Brunswick; Occupation: Farmer; Carpenter
....................3 Phoebe TRELFORD - b: Abt. 1856; d: 20 Dec 1900
......................+George KENNEDY
....................3 Margaret TRELFORD (a.k.a. Maggie TRELFORD) - b: Abt. 1857; d: Aft. 24 Jul 1899
......................+Joe COLLARD - d: Aft. 24 Jul 1899
....................3 Sarah Jane TRELFORD - b: 1862
......................+Francis G. DEAN - b: Abt. 1862
....................3 Jonas TRELFORD - b: 1862-1864
....................3 George Alexander TRELFORD - b: 10 Oct 1865
......................+Susan HARWOOD - b: 03 Aug 1866 Sullivan Twp., Grey Co., ON, Canada West
....................3 William Henry TRELFORD - b: 10 Oct 1865
......................+Agnes KENNEDY - b: 1874
.........2 Sarah TRELFORD - b: 1824; d: 1886
............+Unknown LEE
.........2 Betsy TRELFORD - b: Aft. 1824
...........+John KENNEDY b: 28 Dec 1827; d: 03 May 1898
....................3 John KENNEDY
....................3 William KENNEDY
....................3 Sarah KENNEDY - b: Jul 1849; d: 09 Sep 1887
....................3 George B. KENNEDY - b: 1852 Arran Twp., Bruce Co., ON, Canada West
....................3 Mary KENNEDY - b: 04 Feb 1858; d: 07 Apr 1884
....................3 Martha KENNEDY (a.k.a. Matty KENNEDY) - b: 1869
.........2 Elizabeth TRELFORD - b: Aft. 1824
...........+Unknown SPARLING - b: Aft. 1824
.........2 John TRELFORD - b: 1825
...........+Ann HOGG - b: 1831 Ireland
....................3 Andrew TRELFORD - b: 1849-1851; (Photo - 27 KB)
......................+Mary Ann LYLE (a.k.a. Lizzie LYLE) - b: 1853-1854 Arran Twp., Bruce Co., ON, Canada West; (Photo - 27 KB)
..................................4 Elizabeth TRELFORD - b: Abt. 1867
..................................4 Andrew TRELFORD - b: 1880
....................3 John TRELFORD - b: 1852-1854 Arran Twp., Bruce Co., ON, Canada West; Occupation: Laborer, Luce Co., MI, USA
......................+Delilah LYLE - b: 1856-1861 Allenford, Arran Twp., Bruce Co., ON, Canada West
..................................4 Royal Andrew TRELFORD (a.k.a. Royal Irish TRELFORD)
....................................+Eliza Eleanor TRANTER (a.k.a. Ella TRANTER)
....................3 Mary TRELFORD - b: 1855 Canada; m: 8 Oct 1872, Port Elgin, Bruce Co., ON, Canada; d: 1922, Pickford, Chippewa Co., MI, USA
......................+Alexander KENNEDY - b: 1850-51 Arran Twp., Bruce Co., ON, Canada; d: 15 Jan 1935, Pickford, Chippewa Co., MI, USA
..................................4 Elizabeth KENNEDY - b: 1 May 1875, Ont., Canada; d: 3 May 1890, Pickford, Chippewa Co., MI, USA
..................................4 Ruth KENNEDY - b: 1880, Pickford, Chippewa Co., MI, USA
..................................4 Ida KENNEDY - b: 26 Apr 1882, Pickford, Chippewa Co., MI, USA
..................................4 George KENNEDY - b: 29 Feb 1884, Pickford, Chippewa Co., MI, USA
..................................4 Sarah KENNEDY - b: 1886, Pickford, Chippewa Co., MI, USA
..................................4 Saul KENNEDY - b: 1887, Pickford, Chippewa Co., MI, USA
..................................4 Myrtle KENNEDY - b: 1890, Pickford, Chippewa Co., MI, USA
..................................4 Roy KENNEDY - b: 1 Feb 1893, Pickford, Chippewa Co., MI, USA
..................................4 Oakman KENNEDY - b: 26 Jul 1895, Pickford, Chippewa Co., MI, USA
..................................4 Mary KENNEDY - b: 1897, Pickford, Chippewa Co., MI, USA
....................3 Elizabeth TRELFORD - b: 1857; d: 1893
......................+William SHULAR - b: 1858 Arran Twp., Bruce Co., ON, Canada West
....................3 George TRELFORD - b: 1859-64; d: 1920, Pickford, Chippewa Co., MI, USA; Buried: Bethel Cemetary, Pickford, Chippewa Co., MI, USA
....................3 Martha TRELFORD - b: 1866
....................3 William TRELFORD - b: 1869
....................3 Copeland TRELFORD - b: 1871
....................3 Tom TRELFORD - b: Abt. 1873?
.........2 Henry TRELFORD (a.k.a. Henry TELFER) - b: 1828 Mono?, Dufferin Co., ON, Canada; d: 1872; Occupation: Farmer; Photo of grave marker (89 KB)
...........+Ann Hattie SPARLING or Ann SPARLING - b: 1837 Bruce Co., ON, Canada; d: 1868
....................3 Mary Ann TRELFORD - b: 1857 Canada? (Photo - 14 KB)
......................+Job PARSONS - b: Abt. 1857; Occupation: Railroad; (Photo - 25 KB)
....................3 William TRELFORD - b: 1859 ON, Canada?
....................3 John Elwood TRELFORD (John Edward TRELFORD?) - b: 1861 ON, Canada?
....................3 Joseph TRELFORD - b: 1864 ON, Canada?
....................3 George TRELFORD - b: Abt. 1866 Invermay, Arran Twp., Bruce Co., ON, Canada West; d: 15 Sep 1894; Occupation: Tinsmith, Owen Sound, Derby Twp., Grey Co., ON, Canada; (Photo - 21 KB) Photo of Memorial (35 KB)
......................+ Cecilia Catherine OSTRANDER (a.k.a. Cecilia O'STRANDER) - b: 1867; Arthur, Wellington, ON, Canada; d: 05 May 1896; (Photo - 14 KB) Photo of grave marker (39 KB)
.............................4 T. H. M. TRELFORD
.............................4 George Sparling TRELFORD - b: Arthur, Wellington, ON, Canada; (Photo - 21 KB)
...............................+Nathalie M. CRAIG - b: Wadena, MN, USA; (Photo - 15 KB)
....................3 Elizabeth TRELFORD (a.k.a. Lizzie TRELFORD) - b: 16 Jul 1869 ON, Canada; m: 10 Jul 1892 Marquette, Marquette, Michigan, USA; d: 13 Jan 1937 Duluth, St. Louis Co., MN, USA; (Photo - 14 KB) Photo of grave marker (145 KB)
......................+Donald GORDON - b: 14 Apr 1865 ON, Canada; d: 16 Jan 1952 Duluth, St. Louis Co., MN, USA; Occupation: Railroad Station Master or Yard Master, DM&IR, Endion Yard, MN, USA (Photo - 24 KB) Photo of grave marker (145 KB)
.........2 Martha TRELFORD (a.k.a. Mattie TRELFORD, Martha TELFER, Mattie TELFER) - b: Abt. 1832; d: Aft. 1881; Res.: 1881: Derby, Grey North, ON, Canada
...........+Solomon REILLEY (a.k.a. Saul RILEY) - b: Abt. 1829 ON, Canada; d: Aft. 1881; Occupation: Farmer
.............................4 William H. REILLEY - b: Abt. 1859 ON, Canada; d: Aft. 1881; Occupation: Farmer
.........2 Mary Jane TRELFORD (a.k.a. Mary Jane TELFER) - b: 1836 Canada; m: 13 Jan 1854; d: 06 Jan 1898 SD, USA?
...........+William SPARLING - b: 10 Nov 1832 Bruce Co., ON, Upper Canada?; d: SD, USA
....................3 Henry SPARLING - b: 18 Sep 1854 Arran Twp., Bruce Co., ON, Upper Canada
......................+Cora Elizabeth LATIMER - b: 11 Mar 1859
....................3 Edward SPARLING - b: 22 Octr 1855 Bruce Co., ON, Upper Canada
......................+Clara Delphine SMITH - b: 24 Nov 1865 Three Rivers, St. Joseph Co., MI, USA
....................3 Joseph SPARLING - b: 1858
......................+Nellie BURTO - b: Abt. 1860
....................3 Mary Ann SPARLING - b: 1861
......................+Charles M. THOMAS- b: Abt. 1860
....................3 John Jock SPARLING - b: 1863
....................3 Ann A. SPARLING (a.k.a. Annie A. SPARLING) - b: 1865
......................+Charles LOWER - b: Abt. 1865
....................3 Lillie M. SPARLING (a.k.a. Lilly M. SPARLING) - b: 1871
......................+Irving SAYLES - b: Abt. 1870
....................3 Caroline A. SPARLING - b: 1875 IA, USA
......................+Thomas W. BECKER - b: Abt. 1875 NY, USA
.........2 Copeland TRELFORD (a.k.a. Copeland TELFER) - b: Nov 1839 Mono?, Dufferin Co., ON, Upper Canada; Occupation: Farmer
...........+Mary Jane FAULKNER - b: Dec 1846
....................3 Lucinda TRELFORD (Not Proved) - b: Abt. 1864; d: Aft. 1881
....................3 Mary Elizabeth TRELFORD - b: 31 Oct 1866; d: 15 Dec 1896
......................+[1] Silas ROGERS - b: 1861
....................3 Susanna TRELFORD - b: 21 Sep 1868 Invermay, Arran Twp., Bruce Co., ON, Canada
......................+Peter MCGILL
....................*2nd Husband of Susanna TRELFORD:
......................+Samuel SHAW - b: Abt. 1860 Invermay, Arran Twp., Bruce Co., ON, Canada; Occupation: Pumpmaker
....................3 Letitia TRELFORD - b: 31 Oct 1870
......................+James HOLMES
....................3 Lavinia TRELFORD (Not Proved - smae person as Letitia TRELFORD?) - b: Abt. 1871; d: Aft. 1881
....................3 Sarah Jane TRELFORD - b: 16 Jul 1873 Arran Twp., Bruce Co., ON, Canada
......................+David POOTS
....................*2nd Husband of Sarah Jane TRELFORD:
......................+[1] Silas ROGERS - b: 1861
....................3 Barabara TRELFORD - b: 31 Jan 1876 Arran Twp., Bruce Co., ON, Canada
......................+Albert DALGARNO - b: 1874
.................... 3 William Henry TRELFORD - b: 20 Nov 1878 ON, Canada
......................+Florence Gertrude MORRIS- b: Abt. 1884 England
.........2 William Edward TRELFORD (a.k.a. William Edward TELFER) - b: 1842; d: 01 Sep 1889
...........+Catherine KERR - b: 1850
.....................3 William Albert TRELFORD - b: Jan 1869 Tara, Arran Twp., Bruce Co., ON, Canada; d: 15 Oct 1891
......................+Esther GUNN - b: Abt. 1870
....................3 Richard Lewis TRELFORD - b: Apr 1871; d: 26 Aug 1890
....................3 Martha Jane TRELFORD - b: 01 May 1873 Arran Twp., Bruce Co., ON, Canada; d: 13 Feb 1885
....................3 Andrew TRELFORD - b: 24 Mar 1876 Arran Twp., Bruce Co., ON, Canada
......................+Nora DAVENPORT - b: Abt. 1876
....................3 Copeland TRELFORD - b: 24 Mar 1879 Arran Twp., Bruce Co., ON, Canada
....................3 Mary Luella TRELFORD - b: 1884
......................+John Franklin BRUNTON - b: 1874
....................3 Allan Royal TRELFORD - b: 07 Jun 1888 Tara, Arran Twp., Bruce Co., ON, Canada
......................+Hazel Christina LUCAS - b: 08 Feb 1897 Kirkfield, Eldon Twp., Victoria Co., ON, Canada
.........2 Susan TRELFORD (a.k.a. Susan TELFER) - b: 1845 Mono?, Dufferin Co., ON, Canada
...........+George BAUX - b: 1847
....................3 Emma Amelia BAUX - b: Abt. 1870
......................+James Ferguson VANMERE - b: Abt. 1868
....................*2nd Husband of Emma Amelia BAUX:
......................+Ormunn W. RANDALL
....................3 Coplen BAUX - b: 26 Aug 1871 Arran Twp., Bruce Co., ON, Canada
......................+Catherine MORROW - b: 1875 Arran Twp., Bruce Co., ON, Canada

Some Interesting "TRELFORD Trivia"

A correspondent presently living in Northern Ireland suggested that
the name TRELFORD originated in Norway, from THRELLFIORD
& stated that they "left there went to England Preston area
some of the family went to Ireland i.e. John TRELFORD born in Preston England . . .
Some of his brothers emigrated to America."
(Preston is in the Liverpool area of England. Threllfiord, Norway - ?)

Possible variations of TRELFORD include:
TRELFORTH, TRELLFOLD, TRETHERFFE, TRETHFORD, TRETHURIFFE.
Thanks to the TRELFORD Homepage for this info!

Twin boys named Robert E. Lee TRELFORD & Stonewall Jackson TRELFORD
were born 31 Oct 1863 in Orleans Parish, Louisiana
to parents Alexander TRELFORD (Louisiana Confederate Soldier)
& Elizabeth GRAY TRELFORD who died 04 Oct 1864.

A man named New Year TRELFORD
was born in Jun 1882 in Southampton, Bruce County, Ontario, Canada.
He was named after his grandfather, New Year LYLE,
born in the U.S.A. in 1832 (perhaps in Jan?)
New Year TRELFORD was known as "Lou"
& is buried at Invermay, Ontario.

There is a Lake TRELFORD in Alaska, five miles from Cold Bay in Aleutians East Borough.
Which individual gave his or her name to this lake? Read about The History Of Cold Bay.

Does anyone have more information on these TRELFORD lines?
Also Other TRELFORD Lines - England, Ireland, Canada, USA >


Photos >
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& will be updated whenever possible!


Links:

1837 Toronto & Home District Directory "T"

1881 Canadian Census (Searchable, FamilySearch.org)

Arthur, Wellington Co., ON, Canada

Bruce County Museum & Cultural Centre

Bruce County, Ontario GenWeb

Chantry Island, Southampton, Bruce Co., Ontario, Canada
(Search for TRELFORD); also
A List of All the Pictures on the Web Site (ChantryIsland.com)

CousinConnect - View my genealogy queries

Descendants of John TRELFORD and Mary (from Lois MOON)

Federal Census of 1871
(Ontario Index, Searchable, National Archives of Canada)

A MOON Family in Central Ontario

Oldtimer's Corral (SPARLING)

"Over the Hills and Far Away; Tracing the SPARLINGS"
Kathleen M. BRYANT

Pickford Area Historical Society
Pickford, Chippewa Co., MI, USA

Southampton, Ontario

Henry SPARLING Biography (& Mary J. TRELFORD)

Spink County, South Dakota Pioneers

TRELFORD - BAUX Genealogy
W. R. SUHONEN, Jr.

TRELFORD Homepage

Village of Tara (Susan Thomas Sandy)

Wadena Co., MN, USA (USGenWeb)

Wellington Co., ON, Canada (Canada GenWeb)

Wellington County (Ontario, Canada) Museum & Archives

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