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Susan Brown Wilkinson
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Birth: Dec. 22, 1850
Stranraer
Dumfries and Galloway, Scotland
Death: Feb. 9, 1919
Sudbury
Greater Sudbury Municipality
Ontario, Canada

Susan was born in Scotland to cartwright John Brown and Margaret Orr in Stranraer, Wigtown.

By the late 1870s both she and Englishman William Pepper Wilkinson were working in Rutherglen near Glasgow as a domestic servant and railway guard respectively. They returned to her home to be married on 7 June 1878.

About 1885 they immigrated to Canada with the three oldest children, settling in beautiful Lee Valley in the Sudbury District of Ontario. William was a steam railway engineer, as well as a farmer.

Additional children include:

John Alexander Brown-Wilkinson (1873-)
Jessie Margaret Martin Wilkinson (1879-1966)
William Alfred Wilkinson (1885-)
Susan Pepper Wilkinson (1887-1918)
Mary Jane Montieth "Jean" Wilkinson (1889-)
Thomas Andrew Wilkinson (1891-1891)
Oleandor Wilkinson (1893 )
Mathilda May Bentley Wilkinson (1895-1968)
 
 
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 Parents:
  John Brown (1805 - 1889)
  Margaret Orr Brown (1816 - 1897)
 
 Spouse:
  William Alfred Pepper Wilkinson (1852 - 1929)
 
 Children:
  Margaret Orr Brown Wilkinson Houston (1883 - 1947)*
  Alexander Lancelot Wilkinson (1892 - 1958)*
 
 Siblings:
  Sarah Ann Brown McLachlan (1842 - 1922)*
  James Brown (1842 - 1847)*
  Mary Brown (1844 - 1859)*
  Alexander Brown (1849 - 1877)*
  Susan Brown Wilkinson (1850 - 1919)
  Thomas Brown (1854 - 1877)*
  George Browne (1857 - 1934)*
 
*Calculated relationship
 
Inscription:

In Loving Memory of Our Mother
SUSAN BROWN
Dec 22, 1850 - Feb 9, 1919
WILKINSON
 
Burial:
Lee Valley Cemetery
Lee Valley
Sudbury District
Ontario, Canada
 
Created by: Fay Carmichael
Record added: Aug 07, 2012
Find A Grave Memorial# 94961528
Susan <i>Brown</i> Wilkinson
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Susan <i>Brown</i> Wilkinson
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