Lester Bowles Pearson

Family Tree & Genealogy Tools for Lester Bowles Pearson

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This is a pedigree chart for Lester [Pearson-1837]. There are additional tools below.

* Lester Bowles Pearson
Lester Bowles Pearson
23 Apr 1897 - 27 Dec 1972
Newtonbrook, Ontario, Canada

Brother of Marmaduke Pritchard Pearson and Vaughan Whittier Pearson

Husband of Maryon Elspeth (Moody) Pearson

Father of Geoffrey Arthur Holland Pearson and Patricia Lillian (Pearson) Hannah

Edwin Arthur Pearson ancestors
21 May 1868 - 06 Sep 1931
Uxbridge, Ontario, Canada
Marmaduke Louis Pearson ancestors
02 Jun 1844 - 15 Jan 1915
Dublin, Ireland
* Marmaduke Pearson ancestors
abt 1815 - 22 Dec 1897
Dublin, Ireland
* [Pearson g-g-grandfather?]
* [Pearson g-g-grandmother?]
* Catherine Pritchard ancestors
abt 1820 - 14 Feb 1893
* [Pritchard g-g-grandfather?]
* [Pritchard g-g-grandmother?]
Hester Ann Marsh ancestors
27 Jul 1846 - 22 Jul 1910
Consecon, Canada West
* Abraham Marsh ancestors
27 Jan 1806 - 17 Apr 1884
Sidney Township, Ontario, Canada
* Matthias Marsh more treemore tree ancestors
abt 1761 - abt 17 Jun 1829
* Sarah Richardson more treemore tree ancestors
10 Mar 1765 - 08 Jul 1810
* Abigail Whittier ancestors
04 Jul 1812 - 28 Nov 1879
New Portland, Somerset, Maine
* Clarke Whittier more treemore tree ancestors
04 Jun 1764 -
* Sally White ancestors
1774 -
Anne Sarah Bowles ancestors
13 Mar 1868 - 02 Apr 1962
Chinguacousy, Ontario, Canada
Thomas Bowles ancestors
27 Jul 1830 - 09 Aug 1913
Chinguacousy, York, Upper Canada
* Charles Bowles ancestors
abt 1797 - 10 Dec 1879
Bawnlea, Kilcooly, Tipperary, Ireland
* George Bowles ancestors
abt 1765 - 20 May 1830
* Barbara Young more treemore tree ancestors
1776 - 18 Jan 1854
* Nancy Ann Barrie ancestors
abt 1795 - 24 Feb 1886
Tipperary, Ireland
* [Barrie g-g-grandfather?]
* [Barrie g-g-grandmother?]
Jane Lester ancestors
25 Oct 1833 - 29 Jul 1919
Albion Township, York County, Home District, Upper Canada
* Isaac Lester ancestors
abt 1803 - aft 1881
* [Lester g-g-grandfather?]
* [Lester g-g-grandmother?]
* Agnes Graham ancestors
abt 1798 -
* [Graham g-g-grandfather?]
* [Graham g-g-grandmother?]

Here is a collection of tools for genealogists with an interest in Lester's family history.

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Ancestor List for Lester Pearson ahnenlist
Uses the "ahnen" numbering system and presents seven generations in plain text.

Ancestor Explorer [independent app]
View or download a list of up to 20 generations of ancestors who meet a wide variety of criteria, map them, and more.

Compact Family Tree
Packed with eight generations — up to 254 ancestors — along with birth and death dates and locations. The downside is that it's not a conventional tree format; it may take a couple minutes to orient yourself.

How many degrees of separation are between Lester and Henry VIII (or anyone else)? This Connection Finder includes relationships through marriage, so it is not a genealogical cousin calculator like our Relationship Finder, but it's a fun way to illustrate how closely we're all connected.

Descendant List descendants
Up to five generations of children and grandchildren of Lester along with their spouses.

DNA Ancestors and DNA Descendants DNA view
Designed to help you use genetic testing to confirm and expand Lester's genealogy. The DNA Ancestors page shows the specific ancestors from whom Lester gets his Y chromosome and mitochondrial DNA. Especially helpful for some serious genetic genealogists is the inheritance pattern for Lester's X chromosome, also shown here. The DNA Descendants page shows exactly who has inherited Lester's testable DNA.

DNA Ancestor Confirmation Aid check mark
A step beyond the DNA Ancestors and DNA Descendants views. The ambitious goal: scientific confirmation of each parent-child relationship in Lester's tree.

Dynamic Tree
Expands to include an unlimited number of generations of parents and children. You can zoom in or out and pan around for the perfect view as you browse.

Dynamic Tree by Topola [independent app]
Advanced visualization tools plus downloading and printing capabilities.

FamilySearch Connections
Here is a likely matching profile for Lester on the FamilySearch Tree: L2YX-22R.

Family Group Sheet family group sheet
Simple page to illustrate nuclear families based on marriages. Handy when someone had children from more than one marriage.

Family List
Flexible tool for viewing more ancestors and/or descendants on one page than anywhere else on WikiTree.

Fan ChartFan Chart [independent app]
Lots of options for display, color, and sharing, including DNA inheritance, print with PDF, and other views such as "Fractal H-Trees" and "Relative SpiderWebs."

Images of Lester photos
Photographs and source images for Lester. Please contact the profile managers if you have any to add.

Index of Pearsons
Shows all the Pearsons on WikiTree. Useful for genealogists with an interest in the surname that goes beyond Lester. There are a variety of connected tools, such as Pearson DNA Connections and PEARSON G2G.

Map Navigator SampleLocation Maps map pin [independent apps]
Here are quick links to mapping websites:
      Birth: Newtonbrook, Ontario, Canada on Google Maps | Open Street Map.
      Marriage: Winnipeg, Manitoba, Canada on Google Maps | Open Street Map.
      Death: Ottawa, Ontario, Canada on Google Maps | Open Street Map.
WikiTree+'s Map Navigator can plot Lester's ancestors or descendants on a map.

Printer-Friendly Tree printable tree
Parallel to the pedigree chart above but optimized for printing. Can be used as a fill-in-the-blanks form.

Profile of Lester
The central place for organizing and viewing information and sources. Whenever you see Lester's name on WikiTree it will be linked to the profile at https://www.WikiTree.com/wiki/Pearson-1837 where Pearson-1837 is Lester's unique WikiTree ID.

Profile Overview [independent app]
Dig into the contents of WikiTree profiles in a completely different way.

Relationship Finder Find Relationship
Enter Pearson-1837 and any other WikiTree ID to find the genealogical relationship between Lester and the other person. It will name the relationship, e.g. "third cousin twice removed," and show the trail of connections to a common ancestor. Although not everyone on WikiTree shares common ancestors, finding and connecting them is our ultimate goal. See the Relationship Finder Quick Links to check for relationships to US presidents, Mayflower passengers, Magna Carta Sureties and more.

Research with RootsSearch [independent app]
Automatically search for Lester on more than 20 different genealogy websites with the RootsSearch app.

Share Tree on Facebook shareable tree
Download and share an attractive family tree image. This is a great way to elicit information and photo sharing from family and old friends. You might be surprised at who replies. The "Wikid Shareable Tree" is another option. You can just copy and paste the URL https://www.WikiTree.com/wiki/Pearson-1837/4 into your favorite social network.

Surnames surnames
A quick reference sheet with seven generations of Lester's family names.

WikiTree Tools

Here are additional tools to help genealogists collaborate on WikiTree to grow Lester's family history.

Activity Feed
Here you can view the additions and changes that WikiTree members have made to Lester's profile so far.

Bio Check [independent app]
Scan for missing sources and opportunities to improve profiles.

Edit Profile and Relationships edit
Lester's edit page is the central location for adding information and correcting mistakes. Is there anything you can add or improve upon? Since you're not logged-in yet you can't make changes directly. Contact the profile managers. Please don't go away without giving us your information and sources. Thank you!

Family Tree Widgets family tree widgets
If you're a blogger who's writing a post about Lester or have a Pearson family website or surname website you can include one of these widgets to illustrate his tree.

Privacy Setting privacy
You'll notice colored privacy icons in search results, the Pearson surname index, etc. The white dot for Lester indicates that his profile is Open. Only the profile manager can edit this setting.

Tests of Lester's DNA
If Lester's DNA (not a family member's or descendant's DNA) has been tested for genealogical purposes the test or tests should be selected here. This will automatically create connections on the profiles of Lester's relatives where the test may be useful for confirming relationships. It's very valuable for advanced genealogy. To add tests you need to be on Lester's Trusted List.

Trusted List
This shows you the WikiTree members who have full power to access and edit Lester's information. Use it to see who else shares your interest in Lester and receives updates about changes to the profile. The Relationship Finder icon links Find Relationship next their names will show you their relationship to Lester.


Here are ways to connect and communicate with genealogists regarding Lester's profile, especially if you're unable to collaborate directly using the WikiTree Tools above.

Ask a Question about Lester
WikiTree's Genealogist-to-Genealogist (G2G) Forum is where genealogists help each other. If you have a question about Lester and would like to seek help from the wider community — not just Lester's friends and family — post it here.  

Comment on Profile Message Board
Lester's profile, like all WikiTree profiles, has a section for public comments. This is the best place to put anything you'd like seen by all genealogists who are interested in Lester. Profile managers are alerted to new comments via email, everyone on the Trusted List will see a notice about it in their activity feeds, and people who visit Lester's profile in the future will see your comment. You will need to login to post.

E-Card for Lester
Any image uploaded to WikiTree can be sent as a free e-card, including photos of Lester or scans of vintage postcards. An e-card can be a great way to tell a genealogist or family member about what's here.

Private Message — Directly Contact Profile Manager private message
Here you can send a private message to a Wiki Genealogist managing Lester's profile. If there are multiple managers or genealogists involved, you will need to send separate messages. Unless your information is sensitive it's better to post a public comment. Login to post.

Trusted List Request Form
If you're a genealogist with a special interest in collaborating on Lester's profile, join the Trusted List. The profile is Open so you don't need to be on the Trusted List to edit or improve upon it. You only need to join if you want to receive updates about him in your activity feeds or complete merges. You will need to login first.

If you have sourced information about Lester, the WikiTree community thanks you in advance for not leaving here without sharing it. :-) We are on a mission to connect the human family on one free yet reliable and privacy-controlled tree. Although we will never be finished, we make amazing progress every day because tens of thousands of good genealogists are willing to help.