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John Johnston
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Birth: Feb. 22, 1842
Bolton
Peel Regional Municipality
Ontario, Canada
Death: May 30, 1902
Bolton
Peel Regional Municipality
Ontario, Canada

The following information is based on the research of Linda Miller and Carolyn Jackson and was provided due to their wonderful generosity:

Born: 22 Feb 1842, Lot 11 Con 11 Toronto Gore, Peel County, Ontario

1n 1852, at age 10, Residence in Peel County, Canada West (Ontario), Canada

In 1861, at age 19, residence is listed as Peel, Canada West, Canada

In 1871, at age 29, residence is listed as Peel, Ontario, Canada

Marriage: To Ellen Patterson at age 29 on 4-Jan-1872 at Vaughan, York County, Ontario

In about 1881, at about age 39, and in 1891, at age 49, residence is listed as Peel, Ontario, Canada

In 1901, at age 59, residence is listed as Toronto Gore, Peel, Ontario, Canada

Died 30-May-1902 at age 60 at Coleraine, Toronto Gore Twp, Peel County, Ontario, and buried at Nashville (Zoar Primitive Methodist Church) Cemetery, York County, Ontario.

Linda Miller added these details of John's life and death to her family tree on 27 Feb 2010:

"For eight years John was on Toronto Gore Council and was master of Craven's Lodge L.O.L. at Coleraine, Ontario, at the time of his death. On May 29, 1902 John, at the age of sixty, was helping at a barn raising on the farm of a neighbour, William Kersey. Ellen was helping the woman in the kitchen cooking for the men. A timber fell off the roof of the barn and hit John on his head, he never regained consciousness and passed away the next day, leaving his widow and seven children."
 
 
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 Parents:
  David Johnston (1814 - 1896)
  Elizabeth Stretton Johnston (1814 - 1890)
 
 Spouse:
  Ellen Patterson Johnston (1844 - 1921)*
 
 Siblings:
  John Johnston (1842 - 1902)
  William Johnston (1844 - 1933)*
  Ann Jane Johnston Norton (1846 - 1938)*
  Alexander Johnston (1848 - 1921)*
  Hannah Johnston Hogg (1850 - 1930)*
 
*Calculated relationship
 
Burial:
Nashville Cemetery
Nashville
York Regional Municipality
Ontario, Canada
Plot: David & Elizabeth Johnston
 
Created by: Wally S.
Record added: Nov 02, 2012
Find A Grave Memorial# 100065046
John Johnston
Added by: Wally S.
 
John Johnston
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John Johnston
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