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Canadian Blackwell Questions:


Hello, my grandmother on my father's side was Sarah Ann BLACKWELL b.June 5, 1882 at Cobden Ontario d. Nov 15 1954 at Neepawa Manitoba. She married Charles Wesley CLARK November 5, 1903 at Minnedosa Manitoba. She received her education in Cobden Ontario and moved to Manitoba at age 22.

I also have a great aunt, Violetta (Etty) b. Apr 15, 1877 at Cobden Ontario d. June 18, 1966 m. Albert Eli Clark June 29, 1898 at Franklin, Manitoba.

I think they were cousins but I have not been able to trace them any further back. I searched the Blackwell Notebook. Do they connnect with any you know of in your research.

Murray Nelson CLARK, <mclark@dowco.com>, March 9, 1997


(1982) Researching Hannah (D.?) Blackwell, dau. of Edward Blackwell; she was b. 1834 in Rochester, Kent, England, and d. 14 Mar. 1906 in Toronto; Hannah m. 1852 (?) John Edward Berkeley Smith, son of John Smith and Sarah Compigne. John was b. in London in 1832 and d. in Toronto, 6 Dec. 1904. Both Hannah and John are buried at St. James' Cemetery, Toronto. Their children: Ernest Arthur Smith, Margaret Anna Smith, & Helen Sarah Compigne Smith. --MR. MICHAEL BALL, 352 Ormond Dr., Oshawa, Ontario, Canada, L1K 1J2. (1982 address)
(1982) Researching Richard Blackwell of London, England; he settled around Dwight, Ontario, and had three sons:

Have information on other descendants also. MR. CECIL ERNEST BLACKWELL, P.O. Box 126, Haileybury, Ont., POJ 1KO. (1982 address)