Profile last modified 27 Sep 2014
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Family oral history:
Married to a Nellie d. Mary 19, 198?
Married to Edyth "Edith" "Edy" Houghton (niece?)
Lived in Washburn area
Blog: WASHBURN ISLAND: MEMOIR OF A CHILDHOOD
"The island I remember from my youth (pictured above) has little resemblance to today’s Washburn Island on Lake Scugog. When my maternal and paternal grandparents bought 50-foot lots in the 1930s from Percy Wakeford, three farming families lived on less than 300 acres – the Wakefords, the Bowens and the Grills."
" Most cottagers constructed cedar strip fences to keep Percy Wakeford’s horses and cattle away from their windows."
"Percy and Edyth Wakeford moved and shortly after died" (1970s?)
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
It may be possible to confirm family relationships with Percy by comparing test results with other carriers of his ancestors' Y-chromosome or mitochondrial DNA.
However, there are no known yDNA or mtDNA test-takers in his direct paternal or maternal line.
It is likely that these autosomal DNA test-takers will share DNA with Percy: