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Katherine Kelso "Kate" Johnston Acheson
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Birth: Feb. 3, 1868
Ontario, Canada
Death: Oct. 6, 1923
Ontario, Canada

Katherine Kelso was the daughter of Margaret Scott and Christopher Johnston. She was born February 3, 1868 Euphrasia Township, Grey County, Ontario and was baptized May 25,1868 in Melancthon Township, Dufferin County, Ontario.

On January 22, 1899, James "Sandy" Acheson was united in marriage to Katherine Kelso Johnston, third daughter of Christopher Johnston and Margaret Scott.

Kate and Sandy had eleven children.
~ Laura Emiline (1891-1949) Married Nelson Rodman. BB
~ Roxana Mary (1892-____) Married Robert Logan.
~ George (1894-1895) Age one year, one month, 16 days.
~ Terriff "Terry" (1895-1974) Married Marjorie Hood.
~ Ina Florence (1897-1988) Married E. Smith.
~ Christopher (1898-1948 ) Married Irene Simpson.
~ Russell (1899-1947) Married Gladys Unknown.
~ Issac (1900-____) Died young. Twin.
~ Unknown (1900-____) Died young Twin.
~ Alexander (1901-1960) Married Mada Russell. BB
~ Johnston "Jack" (1905-1981) Married Mildred Cutting. BB

Kate was buried October 11, 1923, first in the Harkaway United Church Cemetery, Holland Township, Ontario, later transferred to Markdale Cemetery, Grey County, Ontario, where her husband is buried.


In Holland, on Saturday, October
6th, 1923.
Beloved wife of Alex. Acheson.
In her 54th year.

Will take place from her late home, near
Harkaway, on Thursday, October 11th, 1923
at 2:00 o'clock p.m., in Harkaway Cemetery,
Service in the Church.

Friends and acquaintances will please accept this intimation.
Family links: 
  Christopher Johnston (1841 - 1925)
  Margaret Scott Johnston (1841 - 1872)
  James Alexander Acheson (1862 - 1934)*
  Jane Ann Johnston Taylor (1863 - 1899)*
  Margaret Maria Johnston Nicholls (1865 - 1935)*
  William Henry Johnston (1866 - 1942)*
  Katherine Kelso Johnston Acheson (1868 - 1923)
  Mary Eileen Johnston Tait (1870 - 1899)*
  George Albert Johnson (1875 - 1964)**
  Christina Maude Johnston Fogarty (1882 - 1925)**
  John James Johnston (1883 - 1923)**
*Calculated relationship
Markdale Cemetery
Grey County
Ontario, Canada
Created by: Gateways
Record added: Jul 04, 2011
Find A Grave Memorial# 72591834
Katherine Kelso Kate <i>Johnston</i> Acheson
Added by: Gateways
Katherine Kelso Kate <i>Johnston</i> Acheson
Added by: Gateways
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Kate is the half-sister of my Grandfather, G. Johnson.
- Gateways
 Added: Jul. 4, 2011

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