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McElrea,  James

McElrea, James

Male 1876 -

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  • Name McElrea, James   [1
    Born 18 Apr 1876  Omagh, County Tyrone, Ireland Find all individuals with events at this location  [1, 2
    Gender Male 
    Notes 
    • At Wiarton, June 24, 2001, we were told that he came to Canada in 1899, working on a cattle boat owned by ? Stewart. James married the boss' daughter, Mary.
      Kari McElrea says that her grandfather was born in 1904 and his older brother, Fergus, was born in Canada in 1900. James made his way up the Great Lakes and stopped in Port Stanley, Ontario. He settled in Usborne Township at Kirkton Union, where he is buried. [1]
    Person ID I2941  McElrea
    Last Modified 6 Jan 2011 

    Family Stewart, Mary 
    Married Y  [1
    Children 
     1. McElrea, Gordon,   b. Abt 1900
    +2. McElrea, Irvine,   b. Abt 1900
    +3. McElrea, John,   b. Abt 1900
     4. McElrea, Mary,   b. Abt 1900
     5. McElrea, Josephine,   b. Abt 1900,   d. Abt 1920  (Age ~ 20 years)
     6. McElrea, Fergus,   b. 1900
    +7. McElrea, Ranald,   b. 1904,   d. 1977, Algoma, Ontario Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 73 years)
    +8. McElrea, Stewart,   b. Abt 1906,   d. Abt 1975, Elliot Lake, Ontario Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age ~ 69 years)
    Family ID F357  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

  • Sources 
    1. [S685] FTM File - MG, Marjorie Goodfellow, 14 Aug 2010.

    2. [S658] Kari McElrea, 2001.