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Looking for Craig family of Nepean, Ontario

Journal by Pennie

My ancestor was John Craig. He came to Canada around 1826. He bought land from the Canada Company in 1836. In 1841 his brothers; Robert & James, sister Isabella/Elizabeth, his widowed mother & several grandchildren named Caldwell came over.
John married Margaret Hannah. We think John was born about 1804 in Ireland & he died in 1886 & is buried in South March. Margaret was born about 1812 in Ireland & she died in 1889. She is also buried in South March. They had 10 children: Robert, John, Samuel, James, Mary, William, George, Ross {my great grandfather} & David.
Ross Craig born in Nepean 1848 died in Nepean 1919. He married Martha Swan 1887. Martha was born in Philadelphia, 1856 & died 1939 in Nepean. They are buried in Merivale cemetery in Nepean. They had 7 children: Margaret, Elizabeth, Mary, Martha, William, James, {my gtrandfather}, & Pearl.
James born 1896 & died 1977 both in Nepean. He married Jean MacKenzie in 1926. She was born in Scotland in 1906 & Died in Nepan 2003. They are both in Pinecrest Cemetery. They had 2 boys.
Hartwell {my father} born 1931 in Ottawa & Died 1997 in Saskatchewan.
Ronald: born in Ottawa still living.

Surnames: CRAIG HANNAH MACKENZIE SWAN
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on 2010-05-09 14:11:36

Pennie , from Ontario, Canada, has been a Family Tree Circles member since Sep 2007. is researching the following names: CRAIG, BELLEAU, MARTINEAU and 8 other(s).

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