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Rebecca (Shillington) Woodhouse (abt. 1840)

Rebecca Woodhouse formerly Shillington
Born about in Lockport, Niagara, New York, United Statesmap
Daughter of [father unknown] and [mother unknown]
[sibling(s) unknown]
Wife of — married 11 Dec 1871 in Burford, Brant, Ontario, Canadamap
Died [date unknown] in Canadamap
Profile last modified | Created 19 Mar 2009
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Rebecca (Shillington) Woodhouse (1840-?)

Rebecca Shillington was born about 1840 at Lockport, Niagara County, New York, United States. She was the daughter of James Shillington and Eliza (—) Shillington.

The Canada Census of 1861 records: Rebecca Shillington age 21, born United States, is living at Burford, Brant, Ontario, Canada.

Rebecca Shillington, daughter of James Shillington, born Lockport, married Edwin Woodhouse age 27, born England, occupation: Engineer, on 112 December 1871 at Burford, Brant, Ontario, Canada. [1]


Marriage in 1895 of Lucy Woodhouse age 18, daughter of Edwin Woodhouse & Rebecca Woodhouse.
"Ontario Marriages, 1869-1927," database with images, FamilySearch ( : 11 March 2018), Rebekah Woodhouse in entry for Jonas Arthur Rowe and Lucy Woodhouse, 10 Apr 1895; citing registration , Brantford, Brant, Ontario, Canada, Archives of Ontario, Toronto; FHL microfilm 1,870,707. Jonas Arthur Rowe |Event Date 10 Apr 1895 |Event Place Brantford, Brant, Ontario, Canada |Gender Male |Age 23 |Birth Year (Estimated) 1872 |Father's Name William Rowe |Mother's Name Maria Rowe |Spouse's Name Lucy Woodhouse |Spouse's Gender Female |Spouse's Age 18 |Spouse's Birth Year (Estimated) 1877 |Spouse's Father's Name Edwin Woodhouse |Spouse's Mother's Name Rebekah Woodhouse


  1. Marriage: Family Search -Ontario Marriages Vol 18 pg 30-386 (Image of Record)

See also:

  • "Ontario Census, 1861," database, FamilySearch ( : 9 March 2018), Rebecca Shillington, Burford, Brant, Ontario, Canada; citing p. 62, line 36; Library and Archives Canada film number C-1108, Public Archives, Toronto; FHL microfilm 349,249. Rebecca Shillington |Event Type Census |Event Date 1861 |Event Place Burford, Brant, Ontario, Canada |Enumeration District 02 |Gender Female |Age 21 |Marital Status Single |Religion W M |Birthplace U S |Birth Year (Estimated) 1840 |Sheet Number 62 |Affiliate Film Number C-1108
  • "Ontario Marriages, 1869-1927," database with images, FamilySearch ( : 11 March 2018), Edward Woodhouse and Rebecca Shillington, 11 Dec 1871; citing registration , Burford, Brant, Ontario, Canada, Archives of Ontario, Toronto; FHL microfilm 1,862,696. Rebecca Shillington | Spouse Edward Woodhouse | Event Marriage| Date 11 December 1871 | Place Burford, Brant, Ontario, Canada | Father: James Shillington
  • "Canada Census, 1881," database with images, FamilySearch ( : 4 October 2018), Rebeca Woodhouse, Burford, Brant, Ontario, Canada; from "1881 Canadian Census." Database with images. Ancestry. ( : 2008); citing Edward Woodhouse, citing Library and Archives Canada, Ottawa, Ontario.
  • "Canada Census, 1891," database, FamilySearch ( : 3 August 2016), Rebecca Woodhouse, Burford, Oxford South, Ontario, Canada; Public Archives, Ottawa, Ontario; Library and Archives Canada film number 30953_148163.
  • "Recensement du Canada de 1911," database, FamilySearch ( : 16 March 2018), R Woodhouse, 1911; citing Census, Dauphin Sub-Districts 16-76, Manitoba, Canada, Library and Archives of Canada, Ottawa, Ontario; FHL microfilm 2,417,666.

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Last Name at Birth is Shillington, based on source for daughter Julia's birth
posted by John Elkin

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