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James McElmoyle Sr. (1801 - 1880)

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James McElmoyle Sr.
Born in Irelandmap
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Brother of
Husband of — married [date unknown] [location unknown]
Descendants descendants
Died in Mooretown, Lambton County, Ontario, Canadamap
McElmoyle-32 created 16 Nov 2015 | Last modified | Last edit: 14 Nov 2017
22:29: Mags Gaulden edited the Biography for James McElmoyle Sr.. [Thank Mags for this]
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James McElmoyle was born in Ireland. He married Catharine M. Cowen and they lived in Mooretown, Ontario.[1]

In Frances Gaulden's notes and personal papers she stated that "James (Daniel McElmoyle's brother) came over later and settled in Canada (Port Lambton)..."[2][3]


Name: James McElmoyle
Birth Year: abt 1803
Arrival Year: 1871
Arrival Place: Ontario, Canada
Age: 68
Source Publication Code: 1823.17
Primary Immigrant: McElmoyle, James [4]

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  1. Find A Grave Memorial# 108891750, James McElmoyle, Sutherland Cemetery, Mooretown, Lambton County, Ontario, Canada.[1]
  2. Personal Papers and notes of Frances T. Gaulden, Family Biographical Information. Personal Copy in the files of M. Gaulden Unpublished.
  3. Conversations with Frances T. Gaulden - M. Gaulden
  4. Index to the 1871 Census of Ontario: Lambton. p.105, Elliot, Bruce S., Toronto: Ontario Genealogical Society, 1986.

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