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Rev Fr George Airey Ryerson
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Birth: Mar. 8, 1792
Burton
New Brunswick, Canada
Death: Dec. 19, 1882
Toronto
Ontario, Canada

RYERSON, GEORGE, militia officer, teacher, Methodist preacher, and Catholic Apostolic minister; b. probably in March 1791 in Sunbury County, N.B., eldest son of Joseph Ryerson* and Mehetable Stickney; m. first in 1820 or 1821 Sarah (d. 10 July 1829), sister of John Rolph*, and they had one son and one daughter; m. secondly 15 June 1836 Sophia Symes of London, England, and they had one daughter; m. thirdly in 1853 Isabella Dorcas, daughter of the American jurist and politician Ansel Sterling, and they had one son, George Ansel Sterling*; d. 19 Dec. 1882 in Toronto, Ont.
 
 
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 Parents:
  Joseph Ryerson (1761 - 1854)
  Sophia Mehetable Stickney Ryerson (1766 - 1850)
 
 Spouse:
  Isabelle Dorcas Sterling Ryerson (1817 - 1892)*
 
 Children:
  George Sterling Ansel Ryerson (1854 - 1915)*
 
 Siblings:
  Mary Ryerson Bostwick (1786 - 1821)*
  Mehetable Ryerson Williams (1789 - 1832)*
  George Airey Ryerson (1792 - 1882)
  William R. Ryerson (1797 - 1872)*
  Edway Morris Ryerson (1807 - 1858)*
 
*Calculated relationship
 
Burial:
Saint James Cemetery
Toronto
Toronto Municipality
Ontario, Canada
 
Created by: Glen E. Carter
Record added: Aug 15, 2009
Find A Grave Memorial# 40715063
Rev Fr George Airey Ryerson
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Rev Fr George Airey Ryerson
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