arrow arrow
Samuel Winch
(1760-)
Elizabeth Maynard
(1761-)
Joseph Mountenay
(Abt 1760-)
Margaret Frank
(Abt 1765-)
Samuel Winch
(1797-1875)
Elizabeth Mountenay
(Abt 1799-1847)

Margaret Ann Winch
(1833-1917)

 

Family Links

Spouses/Children:
1. George Greenwood

2. Mark Rolls

Margaret Ann Winch

  • Born: 5 Apr 1833, East Gwillimbury, York, Canada West 3 4
  • Marriage (1): George Greenwood on 26 May 1851 in Wellesley Township, Waterloo, Canada West 1
  • Marriage (2): Mark Rolls on 17 Mar 1879 in Wellesley Township, Waterloo, Ontario, Canada 2
  • Died: 8 May 1917, Port Huron, St. Clair, Michigan, United States at age 84 3 4 5
  • Buried: 10 May 1917, Croswell, Sanilac, Michigan, United States 6

bullet   Cause of her death was Pneumonia.3

picture

bullet  Research Notes:

It has been purported that Margaret was born in Newmarket, York, Canada West. This has not been proved, therefore her place of birth is listed as Canada West.

picture

bullet  Noted events in her life were:

Census: 1851 Canada East, Canada West, New Brunswick, and Nova Scotia: Wellesley Township, Waterloo, Canada West. 7

Census: 1861 Canadian: Wellesley Township, Waterloo, Ontario, Canada. 8

Census: 1871 Canadian: Wellesley Township, Waterloo, Ontario, Canada. 9

Census: 1881 Canadian: Wellesley Township, Waterloo, Ontario, Canada. 10

Census: 1900 United States Federal: Fremont Township, Sanilac, Michigan, United States. 11

Article: Wellesley Maple Leaf, 1 Aug 1901, Wellesley Township, Waterloo, Ontario, Canada. 12

Mrs. M. A. Greenwood, of Roseburg, Mich., is stopping for a month or so with her son, Mr. J. Greenwood, V. S.

Article: Wellesley Maple Leaf, 2 Feb 1905, Wellesley Township, Waterloo, Ontario, Canada. 13

Mrs. Greenwood, of Roseberg, Mich., is at present visiting her son, Dr. Greenwood, in this village. She has been away from Wellesley for about 17 years, but spent most of her life on the homestead, just east of the village.

Article: Wellesley Maple Leaf, 16 Jul 1908, Wellesley Township, Waterloo, Ontario, Canada. 14

Mrs. Greenwood, of Crosswell, Mich. is spending a few weeks with her son, Dr. Greenwood, V. S.

Article: Wellesley Maple Leaf, 6 Aug 1908, Wellesley Township, Waterloo, Ontario, Canada. 15

Mrs. M. A. Greenwood intends to leave on Friday for her home in Croswell, Mich., having spent a month with her Canadian friends.

Census: 1910 United States Federal: Croswell, Sanilac, Michigan, United States. 16

Obituary: Port Huron Times-Herald, 8 May 1917, Port Huron, St. Clair, Michigan, United States. 17

Mrs. Margaret Greenwood
Mrs. Margaret Greenwood, 84, died
at her home, 1121 Willow street,
early this morning, following a short
illness. The remains were taken to
the home of her daughter, Mrs. W. O.
Mortimer, 1303 St Clair street, where
funeral services will be held at 10
o'clock Thursday morning. Burial
will be at Croswell. Mrs. Greenwood
leaves eight children as follows:
William Greenwood of Alberta;
Mrs. Jennie Witt, of Pittsburgh; Mrs.
Isabella Metrz, of Saskatoon; George
Greenwood, of Yale; Mrs. Lillian
Hackett, of Alberta; Mrs. Mary
Sproule, of Odessa; Victoria Mortimer,
of this city, and Richard, of Clif-
ford. Mrs. Greenwood was born in
Canada, but had been a resident of
Port Huron for some time.

Cemetery: Croswell City Cemetery, 3rd Section, Row 3-1, Lot 17, Grave 6: Croswell, Sanilac, Michigan, United States. 6


picture

Margaret married George Greenwood, son of John Greenwood and Isabella Wray, on 26 May 1851 in Wellesley Township, Waterloo, Canada West.1 (George Greenwood was born on 24 Jan 1829 in Bolton by Bowland, Yorkshire, England, United Kingdom 18, christened on 5 Apr 1829 in Bolton by Bowland, Yorkshire, England, United Kingdom 19 20 21 and died on 26 Sep 1875 in Wellesley Township, Waterloo, Ontario, Canada 18.)


picture

Margaret next married Mark Rolls, son of John Rolls Sr. and Grace Lee, on 17 Mar 1879 in Wellesley Township, Waterloo, Ontario, Canada.2 (Mark Rolls was christened on 12 Sep 1821 in Winsford, Somerset, England, United Kingdom 22.)


picture

Sources


1 Dan Walker & Fawne Stratford-Devai, <i>The Marriage Registers of Upper Canada/Canada West</i>, Volume 9: Part 1 Wellington District 1840-1852, Page 110.

2 "Ontario, Canada, Marriages, 1826-1937," database, <i>Ancestry.com</i>(http://www.ancestry.com/ : accessed 12 Jan 2019);

Name: J Mark Rowles
Age: 42
Birth Year: abt 1837
Birth Place: Somersetshire, England
Marriage Date: 17 Mar 1879
Marriage Place: Waterloo, Ontario, Canada
Father: John Rowles
Mother: Grace Lee
Spouse: Marget Ann Greenwood
Age: 36
Birth Year: abt 1843
Birth Place: East Gwillimbury Canada
Marriage Date: 17 Mar 1879
Marriage Place: Waterloo, Ontario, Canada
Father: Samuel Winch
Mother: Elizabeth Fountain

3 <i>St. Clair County Michigan Death Record</i>.

4 "Michigan, Death Records, 1867-1950," database, <i>Ancestry.com</i>(http://www.ancestry.com/);

Name: Margaret Ann Rolls
Age: 84
Gender: Female
Marital Status: Widowed
Birth Date: 5 Apr 1833
Death Date: 8 May 1917
Death Place: Port Huron, St Clair, Michigan, USA
File Number: 544
Father: Samuel Winch
Mother: Elizabeth Montaney

5 "Michigan, Death Records, 1897-1929," database, <i>Ancestry.com</i>(http://www.ancestry.com/);

Name: Margaret Ann Rolls
Birth Year: 1833
Death Date: 8 May 1917
Death Place: Port Huron, St Clair
Age: 84
Father's Name: Samuel Winch

6 <i>Site Verification</i>.

7 <i>1851 Census of Canada East, Canada West, New Brunswick, and Nova Scotia</i> (Ancestry.com. 1851 Census of Canada East, Canada West, New Brunswick, and Nova Scotia [database on-line]. Provo, UT, USA: Ancestry.com Operations Inc, 2006.).

8 <i>1861 Census of Canada</i> (Ancestry.com and The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints. 1861 Census of Canada [database on-line]. Provo, UT, USA: Ancestry.com Operations Inc, 2009.).

9 <i>1871 Census of Canada</i> (Ancestry.com and The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints. 1871 Census of Canada [database on-line]. Provo, UT, USA: Ancestry.com Operations Inc, 2009.).

10 <i>1881 Census of Canada</i> (Ancestry.com and The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints. 1881 Census of Canada [database on-line]. Provo, UT, USA: Ancestry.com Operations Inc, 2009.).

11 <i>1900 United States Federal Census</i> (Ancestry.com. 1900 United States Federal Census [database on-line]. Provo, UT, USA: Ancestry.com Operations Inc, 2004.).

12 <i>(Wellesley)</i><i> Wellesley Maple Leaf</i>, 1 Aug 1901.

13 <i>(Wellesley)</i><i> Wellesley Maple Leaf</i>, 2 Feb 1905.

14 <i>(Wellesley)</i><i> Wellesley Maple Leaf</i>, 16 Jul 1908.

15 <i>(Wellesley)</i><i> Wellesley Maple Leaf</i>, 6 Aug 1908.

16 <i>1910 United States Federal Census</i> (Ancestry.com. 1910 United States Federal Census [database on-line]. Lehi, UT, USA: Ancestry.com Operations Inc, 2006.).

17 <i>The Port Huron Times-Herald, Port Huron, Michigan</i>, 8 May 1917.

18 "Waterloo County, Ontario, Cemetery Inscriptions," database, <i>Ancestry.com</i>(http://www.ancestry.com/ : accessed 31 Jan 2019);

Name: George Greenwood
Birth Date: 1829
Death Date: 26 Sep 1875
Cemetery Name: Rushes Cem.
Township: Wellesley Twp.
County: Waterloo Co.

19 <i>Bishop's transcripts, 1600-1858, Church of England. Parish Church of Bolton-by-Bowland (Yorkshire)</i>.

20 "England Births and Christenings 1538-1975," database, <i>FamilySearch</i>(https://familysearch.org/ : accessed 4 Oct 2013);

Name: George Greenwood
Gender: Male
Christening Date: 05 Apr 1829
Christening Place: BOLTON BY BOWLAND,YORK,ENGLAND
Birth Date:
Birthplace:
Death Date:
Name Note:
Race:
Father's Name: John Greenwood
Father's Birthplace:
Father's Age:
Mother's Name: Isabella
Mother's Birthplace:
Mother's Age:
Indexing Project (Batch) Number: C00710-2
System Origin: England-ODM
GS Film number: 919132
Reference ID:

21 "England, Lancashire, Parish Registers 1538-1910," database, The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints, <i>FamilySearch</i>(https://familysearch.org/ : accessed 29 Jun 2017);

Name: George Greenwood
Event Type: Christening
Event Date: 05 Apr 1829
Event Place: Christ Church, Bolton by Bowland, Yorkshire, England
Gender: Male
Age:
Birth Year (Estimated):
Father's Name: John Greenwood
Mother's Name: Isabella Greenwood
Volume:
GS Film Number: 001849647
Digital Folder Number: 004360292
Image Number: 00668

22 "England Births and Christenings 1538-1975," database, <i>FamilySearch</i>(https://familysearch.org/ : accessed 4 Oct 2013);

Name:Mark Rawle
Gender:Male
Christening Date:12 Sep 1821
Christening Place:Winsford, Somerset, England
Birth Date:
Birthplace:
Death Date:
Name Note:
Race:
Father's Name:John Rawle
Father's Birthplace:
Father's Age:
Mother's Name:Grace
Mother's Birthplace:
Mother's Age:
Indexing Project (Batch) Number:I03206-9
System Origin:England-EASy
GS Film number:1526121
Reference ID:item 4 p 18


Table of Contents | Surnames | Name List

This Website was Created 1 Jan 2021 with Legacy 9.0 from MyHeritage; content copyright and maintained by website owner