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John C. Wyman (1793 - 1868)

Mr. John C. Wyman
Born in Yarmouth, Nova Scotiamap
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Son of and [mother unknown]
Husband of — married 1813 in Yarmouth, Nova Scotiamap
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Died at about age 74 in Yarmouth, Nova Scotiamap
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John C. Wyman was born March 5, 1793, the son of the son of James Wyman and Drucilla Doane of Yarmouth, NS.[1] [2]

Circa 1813, he married Sarah Trefry, the daughter of Captain Joshua Pitman Trefry II and Elizabeth Kinney of Yarmouth, Nova Scotia[2] [1], and they had children, including

  1. Sarah Wyman, born 1814, who married Loran Nickerson; and then married Christopher Blackadder on January 25, 1849, and died March 29, 1892
  2. Emeline Wyman, born April 2, 1817; who married Captain Gilbert Allen, son of Captain Thomas Allen I on January 18, 1840
  3. Matilda, June 17, 1819, who married Robert Sadleir in 1841
  4. John C Wyman II, born July 18, 1821, who married Almira Saunders, daughter of Richard Saunders on January 7, 1845
  5. James Wellesley, born January 25 1823, who married Lydia Anne Landers, daughter of Thomas Landers on December 4, 1845; and then married Caroline Baker, daughter of Jonathan Baker III on November 15, 1848; and then married Elizabeth Augusta Power, daughter of Captain Nathaniel Power on June 21, 1860; and who died September 11, 1900
  6. Azubah Ann Wyman, born June 1825, who married a Miller
  7. George Wyman, born March 4, 1828, who died at St. Thomas October 1, 1850 unmarried
  8. Elizabeth Wyman, born June 7, 1852, who died unmarried
  9. Hannah Wyman, born June 4, 1835, who married George W. Riddle
  10. Margaret Wyman, born November 18, 1839, who died unmarried

John C Wyman died in 1868, and is buried in the Yarmouth Mountain Cemetery (West)[3] [4]


  1. 1.0 1.1 The Doane family: 1. Deacon John Doane, of Plymouth, 2. Doctor John Done, of Maryland, and their descendants. With notes upon English families of the same name. by Alfred Adler Doane Published 1902 page 116-117
  2. 2.0 2.1 Yarmouth, Nova Scotia, Genealogies : Transcribed from the Yarmouth Herald, by George S. Brown; prepared for publication by Martha & William Reamy, assisted by John McDonald Hilton ... et al.; published in Baltimore : Genealogical Pub. Co., c1993. ISBN: 0806313722; page 419, 421, 589, 597
  3. Find A Grave Memorial # Memorial #112868242 for John C Wyman 1792-1868
  4. Cemetery listing Following is a complete listing of Mountain Cemetery West. Although complete, it is not updated to the present. Most of the Genealogy notes are those of Noted Yarmouth County Genealogist Clement Doane and transcribed by Robert MacKinnon at NSARMS (reference mfm #12073). Updated 6 Feb 12; referenced March 9, 2017

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