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Birth Nov 17 1835 - West Gwillimbury, Wellington, Ontario
Death Jul 09 1916 - Maryborough Township, Wellington, Ontario
Burial Cemetery - Victoria Cemetery, Drayton, Wellington, Ontario
Spouse - 1st - Mary Walker - married Nov 20 1873
- 2nd - Rachael Leitch - birth Aug 24 1851
- death Sep 16 1921-Drayton, Wellington, Ontario
- burial cemetery - Victoria Cemetery, Drayton, Wellington, Ontario
BIOGRAPHY (Alexander G McBeth: Came to Maryborough, Ont in 1861 and pursued his trade as carpenter for many years, later going into the manufacturing of pumps. He was very fond of reading and also took an active interest in church matters, being one of the promoters of the first Presbyterian church established in Moorefield, ONT. He was Sabbath School teacher for over 30 years, and a highly respected and first-class citizen. Census of 1901 confirms Alexander as a Pumpmaker.
Notes: I believe the "G" middle initial s/b George.......
Alexander is my Great Grandfather..............have been attempting to determine his Father/Mother for some years.....unsuccessfully....
Children through 2nd marriage (Rachael Leitch):
2. William Russell McBeth (b.Sep 22 1887-Moorefield,Ontario;d.Dec 05 1943-Toronto,Ontario)
sp: Myrtle Irene Runham (b.Jun 13 1899;m.1918;d.Aug 17 1971-Aurora,Ontario)
2. George Alexander McBeth (b.May 12 1889-Maryborough Township,Wellington,O,Canada;d.Apr 22 1966-Drayton,W,O,Canada)
sp: Edith Grace Ward (b.Jan 28 1894-F1OPD,Wellington,Ontario,Canada;m.Jul 15 1914;d.Aug 15 1941-Toronto,O,Canada)
sp: Theressa Mary LaChapelle (b.Aug 13 1907-Victoria Harbour,Ontario,Canada;m.Jul 03 1946)
2. Margaret Jane Letita McBeth (b.Jan 01 1894-Moorefield,Maryborough Township,W,Ontario;d.Nov 03 1951-Hamilton,W,O,Canada)
sp: Clarence Wesley Souter (b.Nov 18 1889-Buffalo,NY,United States;m.Jun 02 1914;d.Oct 03 1974-Hamilton,W,O,Canada)
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