John Wakeford

John Wesley Wakeford (1860 - abt. 1952)

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John Wesley Wakeford aka Wackford
Born in Scuggog Island, Reach Twp., ON, Canadamap
Ancestors ancestors
Husband of — married 27 Jul 1882 in Mariposa, ON, Canadamap
Descendants descendants
Died about in Little Britian, ON, Canadamap
Profile last modified 15 Sep 2019 | Created 9 Aug 2014 | Last significant change: 15 Sep 2019
20:56: Pam (Osborne) Hendrix edited the Biography for John Wesley Wakeford (1860-abt.1952). [Thank Pam for this]
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Found a Wakeford Residence on Scugog Island - 102 River St., 2 Story brick 1st/2nd wife Amilia Harret (?) - children: Mary, Rebecca, Martha, Robert, John, Charlie, Hanny (Calvert)

Buried: Little Britain Christian Baptist Cemetery (family plot).


Family genealogy papers, sender unidentified, receiver Doris McKinley

Census Register/s:

1901, Ops, Victoria, ON, Canada Dist 120-F-1 Film: T-6502:
  • John W. Wakeford, husband, b. Feb 28, 1860
  • Rebecca Wakeford, wife, b. Oct 18, 1860
  • Hariett E. Wakeford, daughter, b. Mar 6, 1883
  • Charles M. Wakeford, son, b. May 11, 1885
  • May F. Wakeford, daughter, b. Mar 9, 1888
  • Percey C. Wakeford, son, b. May 21, 1891
  • Lilian M. Wakeford, daughter, b. Feb 20, 1894
  • John F. Wakeford, son, b. May 5, 1895
1911,Mariposa, ON, Canada
  • John W. Wakeford, husband, b. Feb 1860
  • Rebecca Wakeford, wife, b. Oct 1859
  • Percy C. Wakeford, son, b. May 1888
  • Frank Wakeford, son, b. Mar 1894
  • Iva Pearl Wakeford, daughter, b. Jun 1902
  • Bertie, son, b. Apr 1904

Rational from census. son John F. is 'John Frank' Found a note that Iva Pearl Wakeford married Stanley Jewell.

Birth Register/s:

  • 023813-90 (Ontario Co)¬†WAKEFORD, Percy Clinton, m, b. 21 May 1890, father - John Wesley WAKEFORD, farmer; mother - Rebecca M.PARKIN, infm - John W. Wakeford, Scugog

Marriage Register/s:

  • 016797-01 (Victoria Co. 1901) George HOUGHTON, 26, Farmer, Fenelon, Ops., s/o Richard HOUGHTON, & Ellen CALVERT, married Harriett WAKEFORD, 18, Scugog Island, Ops., d/o John WAKEFORD & Rebecca PARKINS. Wit: Agatha ORDE & May LANE, both of Lindsay. Oct. 16, 1901, Lindsay.
  • 20033-09 (Victoria Co. 1909) Henry George THOMPSON, 25, farmer, of Valentia, s/o David THOMPSON, farmer & Charlotte POGUE, married Lillian Maude WAKEFORD, 18, of Valentia, d/o John Wesley WAKEFORD & Rebecca PARKINS, witn: B. M. & Esther THOMPSON both of Valentia on March 24, 1909 at Lindsay.
  • 20313-25 Franklin John WAKEFORD, 28, farmer, Mariposa, Lot 14 Conc D Mariposa, s/o John Wesley WAKEFORD (b. Ontario) & Rebecca PARKER, married Ivy Emily BURRUS, 18, England, Oakwood Mariposa Tp., d/o James BURRUS (b. England) & Emily Jane STILLWELL, witn: Bertha WAKEFORD of Valentia & George E. BURRUS of Oakwood on April 15, 1925 at Oakwood.
  • 21556-27 (Victoria Co. 1927) Claire Smith CORNISH, 23, thresher, Mariposa Tp., same, s/o Wesley THRESHER (b. Canada) & Ida A. SMITH, married Bertha Sophia WAKEFORD, 24, Mariposa Tp., same, d/o John W. WAKEFORD (b. Canada) & Rebecca M. PARKIN, witn: Bertha & Miss Helen M EDMISSON both of Little Britain on Oct. 28, 1927 at Little Britain.

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