Elizabeth (Yates) Huntsman

Elizabeth Margaret (Yates) Huntsman (1829 - 1909)

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Elizabeth Margaret Huntsman formerly Yates
Born in Staffordshire, England, United Kingdommap
Daughter of [father unknown] and [mother unknown]
[sibling(s) unknown]
Wife of — married 1 Jun 1852 in Norwich, Oxford, Canada Westmap
Descendants descendants
Died in Maple, York, Ontario, Canadamap
Profile last modified 2 Mar 2020 | Created 23 Feb 2020
This page has been accessed 28 times.


Elizabeth was born in 1829. She was the daughter of Jarvis Yates and Sarah Fox. She was baptised on 24 Jan 1830 in Hanley, Staffordshire, England.[1] She passed away in 1909.[2] She is buried in Maple Cemetery, Maple, York, Ontario.[3]

Elizabeth lived in Stoke on Trent, Staffordshire, England in 1841, with her parents and siblings.[4] She travelled to Canada with her parents, siblings and grandmother about 1845. They settled in Burford, Brant, Canada West where they lived in 1851.[5]

Elizabeth married William Vanness Huntsman on 1 Jun 1852 in Norwich, Oxford, Canada West. They had nine children, including:

  • Agness S Huntsman - born 1855
  • Frederick George Huntsman - born 1857
  • Frances J Huntsman - born 1858
  • Alice Lydia Huntsman - born 1860
  • Mary Maria Huntsman - born 1863
  • Sarah Jemima Huntsman - born 1865
  • Jarvis Vanness Huntsman - born 1868
  • Amy Elizabeth Huntsman - born 1871
  • William C Huntsman- born 1872.

They lived in Bayham, Elgin, Ontario in 1861,[6] in Dereham, Oxford, Ontario in 1871,[7] in Brunel & Stephenson, Muskoka, Ontario in 1881[8] and in Sunnidale, Simcoe North, Ontario in 1891.[9] In 1901, Elizabeth lived with her daughter, Amy, in Sunnidale, North Simcoe, Ontario.[10]


  1. "England Births and Christenings, 1538-1975," database, FamilySearch (https://familysearch.org/ark:/61903/1:1:JW4S-MFH : 11 February 2018, Elizabeth Margaret Yates, 24 Jan 1830); citing , index based upon data collected by the Genealogical Society of Utah, Salt Lake City; FHL microfilm 417,197, 426,560, 426,561.
  2. "Ontario Deaths, 1869-1937 and Overseas Deaths, 1939-1947," database with images, FamilySearch (https://familysearch.org/ark:/61903/1:1:JF7H-JF7 : 27 April 2019), Elizabeth Huntsman, 15 Oct 1909; citing Maple, York, Ontario, Canada, Item 3 cn, Registrar General. Archives of Ontario, Toronto; FHL microfilm 1,854,622.
  3. Find A Grave, database and images (https://www.findagrave.com/memorial/118475041 : accessed 23 February 2020), memorial page for Elizabeth Margaret Yates Huntsman (14 Dec 1829–15 Oct 1909), Find A Grave Memorial no. 118475041, citing Maple Cemetery, Maple, York Regional Municipality, Ontario, Canada ; Maintained by Myrna (contributor 47558987) .
  4. "England and Wales Census, 1841," database with images, FamilySearch (https://familysearch.org/ark:/61903/1:1:MQTH-791 : 23 May 2019), Elizth Yates, Stoke upon Trent, Staffordshire, England, United Kingdom; from "1841 England, Scotland and Wales census," database and images, findmypast (http://www.findmypast.com : n.d.); citing PRO HO 107, The National Archives, Kew, Surrey.
  5. "Canada Census, 1851," database, FamilySearch (https://familysearch.org/ark:/61903/1:1:MWRB-MKR : 3 August 2016), Elizabeth Yates, Burford, Brant County, Canada West (Ontario), Canada; citing p. 149, line 44; Library and Archives Canada film number C_11713, Public Archives, Ontario.
  6. "Ontario Census, 1861," database, FamilySearch (https://familysearch.org/ark:/61903/1:1:MQ74-NSB : 5 September 2017), Elizabeth Huntsman, Bayham, Elgin, Ontario, Canada; citing p. 65, line 45; Library and Archives Canada film number C-1018-1019, Public Archives, Toronto; FHL microfilm 2,435,843.
  7. "Canada Census, 1871," database, FamilySearch (https://familysearch.org/ark:/61903/1:1:M4QG-F9N : 24 October 2018), Elizabeth Huntman in household of M V Huntman, Dereham, Oxford, Ontario, Canada; citing 1871; citing National Archives of Canada, Ottawa, Ontario.
  8. "Canada Census, 1881," database with images, FamilySearch (https://familysearch.org/ark:/61903/1:1:MVX1-W4Q : 20 May 2019), Elizabeth Margaret Huntsman in household of William Viness Huntsman, Stephenson Township, Muskoka, Ontario, Canada; from "1881 Canadian Census." Database with images. Ancestry. (www.ancestry.com : 2008); citing William Viness Huntsman, citing Library and Archives Canada, Ottawa, Ontario.
  9. "Canada Census, 1891," database, FamilySearch (https://familysearch.org/ark:/61903/1:1:MWGZ-9PX : 3 August 2016), Elizabeth Huntsman, Sunnidale, Simcoe North, Ontario, Canada; Public Archives, Ottawa, Ontario; Library and Archives Canada film number 30953_148171.
  10. "Canada Census, 1901," database with images, FamilySearch (https://familysearch.org/ark:/61903/1:1:KHG6-MY7 : 16 December 2019), Elizabeth Huntsner in household of John Martin, Simcoe (north/nord), Ontario, Canada; citing p. 11, Library and Archives of Canada, Ottawa.

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