Church of England in Canada St John 1862-1879

Church of England in Canada St. John
1863
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Anglican Church at Brome Year 1863
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This Book containing thirty-nine folios or double pages was this day presented by the
Rev. Thomas W. Fyles Minister of the United Church of England and Ireland in the
Trinity Mission in the Township of Brome in the District of Bedford to serve as a
Register of the Acts of Baptism, Marriage and Burial to be performed by him in the said
Church during the year one thousand eight hundred and sixty three and was this day
paraphed by me the undersigned Clerk of the Circuit Court in and for the County of
Brome and authenticated with the seal of the said Court.
Done at Knowlton this Ninth day of October, one thousand eight hundred and sixty three.
J. Lefebre Clerk C. C. Brome
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Index to baptisms only
Keys (Clement), Ruth 2
Robinson, Jeannette 3
Keyes, Mary Foster 3
Keyes, Edna 4
Keyes, Emma 4
Courtney, James 5
Courtney, Alzina A. 5
Courtney, John 6
Courtney, Catherine 6
Courtney, Agnes 7
Courtney, Alma 7
Courtney, Frances Amanda 8
Moffatt, Flora 9
Baptisms:
Males - 2
Females - 11
Marriages - 1
Burials -0
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Keyes baptized:
Ruth, daughter of Levi Clement, and of Charlotte Clark his wife, and widow of Ephraim
Keyes, was born on the twenty-second day of April in the year of our Lord one thousand
eight hundred and twenty-two, and was baptized on the eighteenth day of October, one
thousand eight hundred and sixty-three by me. Thomas W. Fyles
Witnesses:
John Ladd & Mary Fyles
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Robinson Baptized:
Jeannette Charlotte, daughter of Ephraim Keyes, and Ruth Clement his wife, and wife of
Richard Robinson was born the sixth day of April in the year of our Lord one thousand
eight hundred and forty-four and was baptized on the eighteenth day of October one
thousand eight hundred and sixty-three by me. Thomas W. Fyles
Witnesses: John Ladd and Mary Fyles
Keyes baptized:
Mary Foster daughter of Ephraim Keyes and of Ruth Clement his wife was born on the
twenty-third day of January one thousand eight hundred and fifty-six, and was baptized
on the eighteenth day of October one thousand eight hundred and sixty-three by me.
Thomas W. Fyles
Sponsors:
Richard Robinson, Jeannette C. Robinson and Ruth Keyes
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Keyes baptized:
Edna, daughter of Ephraim Keyes and of Ruth Clement his wife was born on the twentyfourth
day of April one thousand eight hundred and sixty and was baptized on the
eighteenth day of October one thousand eight hundred and sixty-three by me.
Thomas W. Fyles
Sponsors: Peter Derby, Mary Fyles and Ruth Keyes
Keyes baptized:
Emma, daughter of Ephraim Keyes and of Ruth Clement his wife was born on the
twenty-fourth day of April one thousand eight hundred and sixty, and was baptized on the
eighteenth day of October one thousand eight hundred and sixty-three, by me.
Thomas W. Fyles
Sponsors:
Peter Derby, Ruth Keyes and Mary Fyles
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Courtney baptized:
James, son of Terence Courtney, Farmer, and of Catherine Donaway his wife, was born
on the seventeenth day of March in the year of our Lord one thousand eight hundred and
forty-nine and was baptized on the twenty-second day of October in the year one
thousand eight hundred and sixty-three, by me. Thomas W. Fyles
Sponsors: Terence Courtney, J. H. Benham & Mary Benham
Courtney baptized:
Alzina Albertine, daughter of Terence Courtney and of Susanna Stone his wife was born
on the thirty-first day of October in the year one thousand eight hundred and fifty-two,
and was baptized on the twenty-second day of October in the year one thousand eight
hundred and sixty-three, by me. Thomas W. Fyles
Sponsors:
Terence Courtney, Mary Benham & Mary Fyles
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Courtney baptized:
John, son of Terence Courtney, Farmer, and of Susanna Stone his wife, was born on the
fifteenth day of March in the year one thousand eight hundred and fifty-four, and was
baptized on the twenty-second day of October in the year one thousand eight hundred and
sixty-three by me. Thomas W. Fyles
Sponsors: Terence Courtney, J. H. Benham and Mary Benham
Courtney baptized:
Catherine, daughter of Terence Courtney, Farmer, and of Susanna Stone his wife, was
born on the nineteenth day of September one thousand eight hundred and forty-six, and
was baptized on the twenty-second day of October one thousand eight hundred and sixtythree,
by me. Thomas W. Fyles
Sponsors: Terence Courtney, Mary Benham and Mary Fyles
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Courtney baptized:
Agnes, daughter of Terence Courtney, Farmer, and of Susanna Stone his wife was born
on the seventh day of May, one thousand eight hundred and fifty-seven, and was baptized
on the twenty-second day of October one thousand eight hundred and sixty-three by me.
Thomas W. Fyles
Sponsors: Terence Courtney, Mary Benham and Mary Fyles
Courtney baptized:
Alma, daughter of Terence Courtney, Farmer, and of Susanna Stone his wife, was born
on the sixth day of January in the year one thousand eight hundred and fifty-nine, and
was baptized on the twenty second day of October, one thousand eight hundred and sixtythree,
by me. Thomas W. Fyles
Sponsors: Terence Courtney, Mary Benham and Mary Fyles
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Courtney baptized:
Frances Amanda, daughter of Terence Courtney, Farmer, and of Susanna Stone his wife,
was born on the twelfth day of June in the year one thousand eight hundred and sixty-two,
and was baptized on the twenty-second day of October in the year one thousand eight
hundred and sixty-three, by me. Thomas W. Fyles
Sponsors:
Terence Courtney, Mary Benham and Mary Fyles
Townsend Married:
Ralph C. Townsend, bachelor, and Cynthia Hastings, single woman both of the Township
of Brome were married December the twenty-fourth in the year of our Lord one thousand
eight hundred and sixty-three by Banns. Thomas W. Fyles
Contracting Parties:
Ralph C. Townsend and Cynthia Hastings
Witnesses:
Jesse Hastings, Emory A. Townsend, Laura Webster & John F. Webster
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Moffatt baptized:
Flora, daughter of Benjamin Moffatt, Farmer, of the Township of Brome, and of Nancy
Hall his wife, was born on the seventeenth day of August in the year of our Lord one
thousand eight hundred and sixty-one, and was baptized on the twenty-sixth day of
December one thousand eight hundred and sixty-three by me. Thomas W. Fyles
Parents:
Benjamin Moffatt and Nancy Moffatt
Sponsors: John Moffatt, Margaret X (her mark) Moffatt and Mary Fyles
Church of England in Canada St.. John
1864
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Anglican Church at Brome
Year 1864
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This Book containing forty folios or double pages was this day presented by the Rev.
Thomas W. Fyles, Minister of the United Church of England and Ireland in the Trinity
District of the Township of Brome in the District of Bedford to serve as a Register of the
Acts of Baptism, Marriage and Burial to be performed by him, or his successors in the
said Church during the year of our Lord one thousand eight hundred and sixty-four and
was this day paraphed by me the undersigned Clerk of the Circuit Court in and for the
County of Brome and authenticated with the seal of the said Court.
Done at Knowlton this Third day of February, one thousand eight hundred and sixty-four.
J. Lefebre, Clerk of C. Court
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Index to baptisms only:
Scott, Jedidiah 2
Scott, Egbert Linston 2
Scott, Jedidiah 3
Scott, Narcissa Lavina 3
Scott, Anna Catherine 4
Satwell, Wm. Jonas 4
Satwell, Lucy 5
Boyd, George Henry 6
Boyd, Anna Mary 6
Notmire, Nelly 7
Notmire, Wm. Henry 8
Roberts, Wm. Thomas 8
Simms, Richard 9
Hall, Elizabeth 9
Hall, Robert 10
Hall, Agnes 11
Hall, Alice 11
Moffatt, Celia Ann 12
Moffatt, Franklin Hiram 12
Moffatt, Emma Seraph 13
Moffatt, Forrest Edwin 13
Moffatt, Ellen Maria 14
Getty, Isabella Ann 14
Getty, Harris Hiram 15
Peacock, Mary Ann 15
Baptisms:
Males 12
Females 14
Marriages 0
Burials:
Males 1
Females 1
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Scott baptized:
Jedidiah, son of Lemuel Scott of the Township of Dunham, and of Kezia Martin his wife
was born December the third one thousand eight hundred and ten; and was baptized
January the ninth one thousand eight hundred and sixty-four, be me Thomas W. Fyles
Witnesses:
John D. Shufelt, Eugene Homer Scott and Drusilla Scott
Scott baptized:
Egbert Linston, son of Jedidiah Scott of the Township of Dunham and of Drusilla Pettes
his wife was born on the tenth day of July one thousand eight hundred and forty-nine, and
was baptized on the ninth day of January in the year one thousand eight hundred and
sixty-four, by me. Thomas W. Fyles
Witnesses:
John D. Shufelt, Eugene Homer Scott and Drusilla Scott
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Scott baptized:
Jedidiah, son of Jedidiah Scott of the Township of Dunham and of Drusilla Pettes his
wife was born on the fourteenth of March one thousand eight hundred and fifty-two, and
was baptized on the ninth day of January one thousand eight hundred and sixty-four,
by me Thomas W. Fyles
Witnesses:
John D. Shufelt, Eugene Homer Scott and Drusilla Scott
Scott baptized:
Narcissa Lavina, daughter of Jedidiah Scott of the Township of Dunham, and of Drusilla
Pettes his wife was born on the first of April, one thousand eight hundred and fifty-six,
and was baptized on the ninth day of January in the year one thousand eight hundred and
sixty-four, by me. Thomas W. Fyles
Witnesses:
John D. Shufelt, Eugene Homer Scott and Drusilla Scott
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Scott baptized:
Anna Catherine, daughter of Jedidiah Scott of the Township of Dunham, and of Drusilla
Pettes his wife was born on the ninth of October, one thousand eight hundred and fifty
eight and was baptized on the ninth day of January in the year of our Lord one thousand
eight hundred and sixty-four, by me. Thomas W. Fyles
Witnesses:
John D. Shufelt, Eugene Homer Scott and Drusilla Scott
Satwell baptized:
William Jonas, son of Aratus Satwell of Croydon, New Hampshire (a resident in Brome
Woods), and of Lucinda Brown his wife, was born January the first, one thousand eight
hundred and fifty-seven, and was baptized January the twelfth, one thousand eight
hundred and sixty-four, by me. Thomas W. Fyles
Witnesses:
William T.C. Beard and Alphonso Williams
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Young buried:
Sylvester Young, son of Samuel Young and Mary Notmire his wife died February the
twenty-third, one thousand eight hundred and sixty-four, and was buried on the twentyfifth
of the same month, by me. Thomas W. Fyles
Witnesses:
Alphonso Williams and William T. C. Beard
Satwell baptized:
Lucy, daughter of Aratus Satwell and Lucinda Brown his wife, was born on the thirtieth
day of January in the year of our Lord one thousand eight hundred and sixty-four, and
was baptized on the first day of March following, by me. Thomas W. Fyles
Witnesses:
Edward Hamilton (x his mark) Turner & Alphonso Williams
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Boyd Baptized:
George Henry, son of William Henry Boyd, Farmer (of the Township of Brome), and of
Jane Armstrong his wife, was born on the twenty-sixth day of August, in the year of our
Lord one thousand eight hundred and sixty-two, and was baptized on the twentieth day of
March in the year one thousand eight hundred and sixty-four, by me. T. W. Fyles
Witnesses:
W. H. Boyd and Jennette Barnes
Boyd Baptized:
Anna Mary, daughter of William Henry Boyd, Farmer (of the Township of Brome), and
of Jane Armstrong his wife, was born on the eighteenth day of December in the year of
our Lord one thousand eight hundred and sixty-three, and was baptized on the twentieth
day of March in the year one thousand eight hundred and sixty-four, by me T.W.Fyles.
Witnesses:
W. H. Boyd and Jennette Barnes
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Satwell Buried:
Lucinda Satwell, wife of Aratus Satwell died on the first day of April in the year of our
Lord one thousand eight hundred and sixty-four and was buried on the third of the same
month, by me. Thomas W. Fyles
Witnesses:
Terance Courtney & E.M. Palmer
Notmire baptized;
Nelly, daughter of William Notmire and of Nancy Brown his wife was born on the tenth
day of April in the year of our Lord one thousand eight hundred and fifty-seven and was
baptized on the tenth day of April in the year one thousand eight hundred and sixty-four,
by me Thomas W. Fyles
Witnesses:
William Notmire and Mary Fyles
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Notmire baptized:
William Henry son of William Notmire and of Nancy Brown his wife was born on the
twentieth day of February in the year of our Lord one thousand eight hundred and sixtyfour
and was baptized on the tenth day of February following, by me. Thomas W. Fyles.
Witnesses:
William Notmire and Mary Fyles
Roberts baptized:
William Thomas son of Edward Roberts and Ann Roberts his wife was born on the
twenty-fourth day of January in the year of our Lord one thousand eight hundred and
sixty-four, and was baptized on the sixth day of July following, by me. Thomas W. Fyles
Sponsors:
Edward Roberts and Mary Fyles
Witnesses:
Ann Roberts, John McClay and Martha McClay
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Simms baptized:
Richard Simms was born in the month of June in the year of our Lord one thousand seven
hundred and ninety-one, in the County of Devonshire, England, and was baptized in the
Township of Brome on the fifteenth of July, one thousand eight hundred and sixty-four,
by me Thomas W. Fyles
Witness:
Edward Roberts
Hall baptized:
Elizabeth, daughter of Andrew Hall, and of Abigail Moffitt his wife was born on the
seventeenth day of February in the year of our Lord one thousand eight hundred and
fifty-six, and was baptized on the twenty-third of August in the year one thousand eight
hundred and sixty-four by me. Thomas W. Fyles
Sponsors:
Andrew (his x mark) Hall, Abigail (his x mark) Hall and Mary Fyles
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Hall baptized:
Robert, son of Andrew Hall, and of Abigail Moffitt his wife was born on the ninth day of
January in the year of our Lord one thousand eight hundred and fifty-four, and was
baptized on the twenty-third day of August in the year one thousand eight hundred and
sixty-four by me Thomas W. Fyles
Sponsors:
Andrew (his x mark) Hall, Abigail (her x mark) Hall and Mary Fyles
Hall baptized:
Nancy, daughter of Andrew Hall, and of Abigail Moffitt his wife, was born on the
fourteenth day of March in the year of our Lord one thousand eight hundred and sixty,
and was baptized on the twenty-third day of August in the year one thousand eight
hundred and sixty-four, by me. Thomas W. Fyles.
Sponsors:
Andrew (his x mark) Hall, Abigail (her x mark) Hall and Mary Fyles
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Hall baptized:
Agnes, daughter of Andrew Hall, and of Abigail Moffitt his wife, was born on the
twenty-fifth day of January in the year of our Lord one thousand eight hundred and sixtytwo,
and was baptized on the twenty-third day of August in the year one thousand eight
hundred and sixty-four, by me. Thomas W. Fyles
Sponsors:
Andrew (his x mark) Hall, Abigail (his x mark) Hall and Mary Fyles
Hall baptized:
Alice, daughter of Andrew Hall, and of Abigail Moffitt his wife, was born on the
fifteenth day of January in the year of our Lord one thousand eight hundred and sixtyfour,
and was baptized on the twenty-third day of August following, by me
Thomas W. Fyles
Sponsors: Andrew (his x mark) Hall, Abigail (her x mark) Hall and Mary Fyles
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Moffatt baptized:
Celia Ann, daughter of William Moffatt and of Minerva Stone his wife was born on the
first day of April in the year of our Lord one thousand eight hundred and fifty-three, and
was baptized on the twenty-first day of October one thousand eight hundred and sixtyfour,
by me. Thomas W. Fyles
Sponsors:
Wm. Moffatt, Minerva Moffatt and Mary Fyles
Moffatt baptized:
Franklin Hiram, son of William Moffatt, and of Minerva Stone his wife was born on the
nineteenth day of August in the year of our Lord one thousand eight hundred and fiftyfour,
and was baptized on the twenty-first day of October one thousand eight hundred and
sixty-four, by me Thomas W. Fyles
Sponsors:
Wm Moffatt, Minerva Moffatt and Mary Fyles
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Moffatt baptized:
Emma Seraph, daughter of William Moffatt and of Minerva Stone his wife was born on
the twenty-fourth day of January in the year of our Lord one thousand eight hundred and
fifty-seven, and was baptized on the twenty-first day of October in the year one thousand
eight hundred and sixty-four, by me. Thomas W. Fyles
Sponsors:
Wm. Moffatt, Minerva Moffatt and Mary Fyles
Moffatt baptized:
Forrest Edwin, son of William Moffatt and of Minerva Stone, his wife was born on the
seventh day of June in the year of our Lord one thousand eight hundred and fifty-nine and
was baptized on the twenty-first day of October, one thousand eight hundred and sixtyfour,
by me. Thomas W. Fyles
Sponsors:
Wm. Moffatt, Minerva Moffatt and Mary Fyles
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Moffatt baptized:
Ellen Maria, daughter of William Moffatt and of Minerva Stone his wife was born on the
eighteenth day of December in the year of our Lord one thousand eight hundred and
sixty-two, and was baptized on the twenty-first day of October one thousand eight
hundred and sixty-four, by me. Thomas W. Fyles
Sponsors:
Wm. Moffatt, Minerva Moffatt and Mary Fyles
Getty baptized:
Isabella Ann, daughter of James Getty, and of Martha French his wife was born on the
thirteenth day of November in the year of our Lord one thousand eight hundred and fiftynine,
and was baptized on the twentieth day of November one thousand eight hundred
and sixty-four, by me. T. W. Fyles
Sponsors:
James Wm. Jenkinson, Sarah Jenkinson and Mary Fyles
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Getty baptized:
Harris Hiram, son of James Getty and of Martha French his wife was born on the
thirteenth day of November in the year of our Lord one thousand eight hundred and sixtyone,
and was baptized on the twentieth day of November in the year one thousand eight
hundred and sixty-four, by me. Thomas W. Fyles
Sponsors:
James Wm. Jenkinson, Sarah Jenkinson and Mary Fyles.
Peacock baptized:
Mary Ann Smith, daughter of Smith Jackson Peacock and of Lydia Almira Studifant his
wife was born on the seventeenth day of October in the year of our Lord one thousand
eight hundred and sixty-one and was baptized on the twenty-fifth day of December one
thousand eight hundred and sixty-four, by me. Thomas W. Fyles
Sponsors:
R. T. Peviah, Richard Peacock, Elizabeth (her x mark) Peacock, Martha Matilda (her x
mark) Peacock
Brome Church of England in Canada St. John
1865
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Anglican Church at Brome
Year 1865
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This Book containing thirty-four folios or double pages was this day presented by the
Rev. Thomas W. Fyles, Priest of the Anglican Church in the Trinity Mission in the
Township of Brome in the District of Bedford to serve as a Register of the Acts of
Baptism, Marriage, and Burial to be performed by him, or his successors in the said
mission during the year of our Lord one thousand eight hundred and sixty-five and was
this day paraphed by me the undersigned Clerk of the Circuit Court in and for the County
of Brome and authenticated with the seal of the said Court. Done at Knowlton this
Second day of January, one thousand eight hundred and sixty-five.
Jos. Lefebre Clerk
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Index to baptisms only
Courtney, Elizabeth 2
Shufelt, Lilian Amelia 2
Fyles, William Adolphus 3
Barber, Alexander 3
Turner, George 4
Turner, Phebe Adorcus 4
Turner, James Thomas 5
Turner, Ellen Isadora 5
Moffatt, Henry 6
Hayes, Wilson Howard 7
French, Louisa Rosetta 8
Folson, Elmer Louis 8
Palmer, Eber Murray 9
Pettes, James Clinton 10
Dyer, Joseph 10
England, Geo. Provest 11
Robb, Jane 11
Baptisms:
Males - 10
Females- 6
Marriages - 1
Burials:
Males - 1
Females - 1
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Courtney baptized:
Elizabeth, daughter of Terence Courtney, and of Catharine Donaway his wife was born
on the nineteenth day of November in the year of our Lord one thousand eight hundred
and forty-six, and was baptized on the first day of January in the year one thousand eight
hundred and sixty-five, by me. Thomas W. Fyles
Witnesses:
Elizabeth Courtney, Terance Courtney, Sussanna Courtney and Jane Myers
Shufelt baptized:
Lilian Amelia, daughter of John Daniel Shufelt, and of Harriet Diana Scott, his wife, was
born on the twelfth day of August in the year of our Lord one thousand eight hundred and
sixty-four and was baptized on the twenty-ninth day of January in the year one thousand
eight hundred and sixty-five, be me Thomas W. Fyles
Sponsors:
Jedidiah Scott, Druselli Scott and Candace Boright
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Fyles baptized:
William Adolphus, son of Thomas William Fyles, clerk and of Mary Myers his wife was
born on the thirtieth day of December in the year of our Lord one thousand eight hundred
and sixty-four, and was baptized on the twenty-ninth day of January in the year one
thousand eight hundred and sixty-five. Thomas W. Fyles
Sponsors:
Joseph Scott D.D., *name illegible*, Sarah Foster
Barber baptized:
Alexander, son of David Barber, and of Mary Gallway his wife, was born on the twentyfirst
day of April, in the year of our Lord one thousand eight hundred and fifty, and was
baptized on the fourteenth day of February in the year one thousand eight hundred and
sixty-five, by me. Thomas W. Fyles
Witnesses:
David Barber, John (his x mark) McCrum and Martha McCrum
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Turner baptized:
George, son of Edward Hamilton Turner and of Elizabeth Himes his wife was born on the
twentieth day of March in the year of our Lord one thousand eight hundred and fortyseven,
and was baptized on the seventh day of March one thousand eight hundred and
sixty-five by me Thomas W. Fyles
Witnesses:
George Turner, Edward Hamilton (his x mark) Turner, Elizabeth (her x mark) Turner,
Jane Turner and Mary Fyles
Turner baptized:
Phebe Adorcus, daughter of Edward Hamilton Turner and of Elizabeth Himes his wife
was born on the seventh day of July in the year of our Lord one thousand eight hundred
and forty-nine, and was baptized on the seventh day of March one thousand eight
hundred and sixty-five, by me. Thomas W. Fyles
Witnesses:
Phebe Adorens Turner, Edward Hamilton (his x mark) Turner, Elizabeth (her x mark)
Turner, Jane Turner and Mary Fyles
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Turner baptized:
James Thomas, son of Edward Hamilton Turner and of Elizabeth Himes his wife was
born on the twenty-seventh day of August in the year of our Lord one thousand eight
hundred and fifty-one and was baptized on the seventh day of March one thousand eight
hundred and sixty-five, by me Thomas W. Fyles
Witnesses:
James Thomas Turner, Edward Hamilton (his x mark) Turner, Jane Turner, Mary Fyles
and Elizabeth (her x mark) Turner
Turner baptized:
Ellen Isadora, daughter of Edward Hamilton Turner and of Elizabeth Himes his wife was
born on the twenty-second day of May in the year of our Lord one thousand eight
hundred and fifty-four and was baptized on the seventh day of March one thousand eight
hundred and sixty-five, by me. Thomas W. Fyles
Witnesses:
Edward Hamilton (his x mark) Turner, Elizabeth (her x mark) Turner, Jane Turner and
Mary Fyles
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Greer buried:
Richard Greer ( a native of the County of Slingo in Ireland) died March the sixteenth in
the year of our Lord one thousand eight hundred and sixty-five, and was buried on the
eighteenth of the same month, by me Thomas W. Fyles
Witnesses: James Booth and George H. Booth
Moffatt baptized:
Henry, son of Joseph Moffatt, and of Laura Notmire his wife, was born on the twentyseventh
day of October, Anno Domini one thousand eight hundred and forty-seven, and
was baptized on the thirtieth day of April, A.D. one thousand eight hundred and sixtyfive,
by me Thomas W. Fyles
Witnesses: John Moffit, James Wm. Jenkinson and Margaret (her x mark) Moffit
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Hayes baptized:
Wilson Howard, son of George Dany Hayes, and of Sarah Jane Booth his wife, was born
March the eighth, Anno Domini one thousand eight hundred and sixty-four, and was
baptized on the fourteenth day of May, A. D. one thousand eight hundred and sixty-five,
by me Thomas W. Fyles
Sponsors:
James Booth, James G. Booth and Sarah Booth
Boright buried:
Sarah Elizabeth wife of Gilbert Boright died on the sixteenth day of May Anno Domini
one thousand eight hundred and sixty-five, and was buried on the eighteenth day of the
same month by me Thomas W. Fyles
Witnesses:
? H. Boright and Alphonso Boright
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French baptized:
Louisa Rosetta, daughter of Levi French, and of Lucinda Davis his wife was born on the
tenth day of June, Anno Domini one thousand eight hundred and forty-nine, and was
baptized on the twenty-first day of May, A.D. one thousand eight hundred and sixty-five
by me Thomas W. Fyles
Witnesses:
Louisa French , *1st name illegible* Moffit, Martha Gety and Mary Fyles
Folsom baptized:
Elmer Louis, son of Samuel Folsom, and of Hannah Vannatta his wife was born on the
tenth day of February, in the year of our Lord one thousand eight hundred and sixty-one,
and was baptized on the twenty-fifth day of May A.D. one thousand eight hundred and
sixty-five, by me Thomas W. Fyles
Witnesses:
Hannah Folsom, Henry Moffat and Mary Fyles
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Sweet and Courtney Married:
Trustrum Coffin, son of Amos Sweet and of Releafy Gilman his wife and Elizabeth
daughter of Terence Courtney and of Catharine Donaway his wife, were married-the
Banns having been duly published-on the thirty-first day of May Anno Domini one
thousand eight hundred and sixty-five by me Thomas W. Fyles
Contracting Parties:
T.C. Sweet and Elizabeth Courtney
Witnesses:
Terence Courtney, A. D. Sweet, Samantha Sweet and Susanna Courtney
Palmer baptized:
Eber Murray, son of Harvey Palmer and of Anna Mavin his wife was born on the
nineteenth day of November, Anno Domini one thousand eight hundred and twenty-two,
and was baptized (hypothetically) on the fourth day of June, A.D. one thousand eight
hundred and sixty-five by me. Thomas W. Styles
Witnesses:
James Wm. Jenkinson and James Getty
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Pettes baptized:
James Clinton, son of James Nelson Pettes, and of Louisa Minerva Dyer his wife, was
born on the twenty-second day of September Anno Domini one thousand eight hundred
and forty-five, and was baptized on the seventeenth day of August A.D. one thousand
eight hundred and sixty-five, by me. Thomas W. Fyles
Witnesses:
James C. Pettes, Norman Scott and Mary A. Scott
Dyer baptized:
Joseph, son of George Dyer, and of Ann Nichols his wife, was born on the thirty-first day
of July Anno Domini one thousand seven hundred and seventy-seven and was baptized
on the seventeenth day of August A.D. one thousand eight hundred and sixty-five, by me
Thomas W. Fyles
Witnesses:
James G. Pettes and James C. Pettes
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England baptized:
George Provest, son of Francis England, and of Jane Ruiter his wife, was born on the
twenty-first day of June, Anno Domini, one thousand eight hundred and sixty-five, and
was baptized on the twentieth day of August following, by me. Thomas W. Fyles
Sponsors:
Francis England, Seymour England and Louisa Ruiter
Robb baptized:
Jane, daughter of William Robb and of Lavina McCoy his wife was born on the twentysecond
day of April Anno Domini one thousand eight hundred and sixty-four, and was
baptized on the eighteenth day of September A.D. one thousand eight hundred and sixtyfive
by me Thomas W. Fyles
Witnesses:
Bethana McCoy and Jane McClay
Brome Church of England in Canada St. John
1866
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Anglican Church at Brome Woods
Year 1866
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This book containing forty folios or double pages was this day presented by the Reverend
Thomas W. Fyles, Priest of the Anglican Church in the Mission of Fulford, West Brome,
and Brome Woods, in the Township of Brome, in the District of Bedford to serve as a
Register of the Acts of Baptism, Marriage, and Burials to be performed by him, or his
successors, in the said mission during the year of our Lord one thousand eight hundred
and sixty-six, and was this day paraphed by me the undersigned Depty. Clerk of the
Circuit Court in, and for, the County of Brome, and authenticated with the seal of the said
Court. Done at Knowlton this fifth day of January one thousand eight hundred and sixtysix.
E. M. Lefebre Deputy Clerk
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Index to baptisms only
Wilkinson, Sarah Loretta 2
Benham, Leonora 3
Sweet, Russell Arvin 3
Sweet, Percy Ernest 4
Sweet, Abby Elizabeth 4
Sweet, Hannah Lillian 5
Armstrong, Nancy Jane 5
Salsbury, Marion Ella 6
Moffatt, Margaret 7
Moffatt, Delia 7
Moffatt, Oren 8
Moffatt, Hiram 8
Moffatt, Joseph 9
Moffatt, Lydia 9
Moffatt, John 10
Moffatt, Abraham 10
Jolley, Francis Edmund 11
Cross, Margaret 12
Cross, Archibald 12
Cross, Thomas Ailswarth 13
Booth, Gilbert 13
Gagin, Nancy Idella 14
Gagin, Richard Henry 14
Gagin, Curtis Wellington 15
Gagin, John Homer 15
Gagin, Robert Melbourne 16
Groves, Mary Jane 17
Groves, Ella Jane 17
Groves, Mary Ann 18
Groves, Luther Gilman 18
Roberts, John Hollom 19
Fyles, George 19
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O'Brian married:
Thomas O'Brian, bachelor, of the Town of Brome, and Lovica Magee, widow, of the
same town were married by license on the seventh day of January, Anno Domini one
thousand eight hundred and sixty-six by me. Thomas W. Fyles
Contracting Parties:
Thomas O'Brian and Lovica Magee
Witnesses:
Mary O'Brian and Chandler Sanborn
Wilkinson baptized:
Sarah Loretta, daughter of Thomas Wilkinson and of Elizabeth Gettings his wife was
born on the twentieth day of January Anno Domini one thousand eight hundred and fortyfour,
and was baptized on the fourth day of February A.D. one thousand eight hundred
and sixty-six by me. Thomas W. Fyles
Witnesses:
Chas E. Botton , Jane C. Botton and Sarah L. Wilkinson
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Benham baptized:
Leonora, daughter of Enos Benham and of Mary Donaway his wife, was born on the
nineteenth day of November Anno Domini one thousand eight hundred and forty-eight,
and was baptized on the fourth day of February A.D. one thousand eight hundred and
sixty-six by me. Thomas W. Fyles
Witnesses:
Chas. E. Botton , Jane C. Botton and Leonora Benham
Sweet baptized:
Russell Arvin, son of Amos Russell Sweet and of Abby Percey his wife was born on the
twenty-eighth day of January Anno Domini one thousand eight hundred and fifty seven,
and was baptized on the eleventh day of February A.D. one thousand eight hundred and
sixty-six, by me. Thomas W. Fyles
Sponsors: Geo. Shufelt, G. H. Sweet and Elisabeth Shufelt
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Sweet baptized:
Percey Ernest, son of Amos Russell Sweet, and of Abby Percey his wife, was born on the
twenty-seventh of December Anno Domini one thousand eight hundred and fifty-nine,
and was baptized on the eleventh day of February A.D. one thousand eight hundred and
sixty-six by me. Thomas W. Fyles
Sponsors:
G.H. Sweet, Elisabeth Shufelt and Geo. Shufelt
Sweet baptized:
Abby Elizabeth daughter of Amos Russell Sweet and of Abby Percey his wife, was born
on the eighth day of August Anno Domini one thousand eight hundred and sixty-three
and was baptized on the eleventh day of February A.D. one thousand eight hundred and
sixty-six, by me. Thomas W. Fyles
Sponsors:
Elisabeth Shufelt, Abby Sweet and G. H. Sweet
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Sweet baptized:
Hannah Lilian, daughter of Amos Russell Sweet, and of Abby Percey his wife was born
on the fifth day of September Anno Domini one thousand eight hundred and sixty-five,
and was baptized on the eleventh day of February following by me. Thomas W. Fyles
Sponsors:
Elisabeth Shufelt, Abby Percey Sweet and G. H. Sweet
Armstrong baptized:
Nancy Jane, daughter of Robert Armstrong and of Lycida Graves his wife, was born on
the seventeenth day of June, Anno Domini one thousand eight hundred and sixty-four,
and was baptized on the twenty-fifth day of March A.D. one thousand eight hundred and
sixty-six, by me Thomas W. Fyles
Sponsors:
John D. W. Graves, Jane Graves and Jane Ruiter England
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Salsbury baptized:
Marion Ella, daughter of John Jasper Salsbury, and of Harriet Louisa Graves, his wife,
was born on the seventh day of October, Anno Domini one thousand eight hundred and
sixty-five, and was baptized on the twenty-fifth day of March A.D. one thousand eight
hundred and sixty-six, by me Thomas W. Fyles
Sponsors:
John D. W. Graves, Jane England and Jane Graves
Moffatt buried:
Henry, son of Joseph Moffatt, and of Laura Notmire his wife, died on the thirtieth day of
March, Anno Domini one thousand eight hundred and sixty-six, and was buried on the
thirty-first of the same month. Thomas W. Fyles
Witnesses:
E.M. Palmer and Frances Courtney
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Moffatt baptized:
Margaret, daughter of Joseph Moffatt, and of Laura Notmire his wife, was born on the
fourteenth day of September, Anno Domini one thousand eight hundred and forty-nine,
and was baptized on the eighth day of April, A. D. one thousand eight hundred and sixtysix,
by me. Thomas W. Fyles
Sponsors: Mary Fyles, *illegible* Moffat, Margaret (her x mark) Moffatt,and John
Moffatt
Moffatt baptized:
Delia, daughter of Joseph Moffatt and of Laura Normire his wife was born on the twentysixth
day of July Anno Domini one thousand eight hundred and fifty-one, and was
baptized on the eighth day of April one thousand eight hundred and sixty-six, by me.
Thomas W. Fyles
Sponsors:
Mary Fyles, John Moffat and Margaret Moffatt's mark.
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Moffatt baptized:
Oren, son of Joseph Moffatt and of Laura Notmire his wife, was born on the twelfth day
of May, Anno Domini one thousand eight hundred and fifty-five, and was baptized on the
eighth day of April A.D. one thousand eight hundred and sixty-six, by me. Thomas W.
Fyles.
Sponsors: Mary Fyler, John Moffat, Wm. Moffit, Margaret (her x mark) Moffatt
Moffatt baptized:
Hiram, son of Joseph Moffatt, and of Laura Notmire his wife, was born on the fourteenth
day of June, Anno Domini one thousand eight hundred and fifty-eight, and was baptized
on the eighth day of April A.D. one thousand eight hundred and sixty-six, by me
Thomas W. Fyles
Sponsors: Mary Fyles, John Moffatt, Wm. Moffatt
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Moffatt baptized:
Joseph, son of Joseph Moffatt, and of Laura Notmire his wife, was born on the twelfth
day of May, Anno Domini one thousand eight hundred and sixty, and was baptized on the
eighth day of April one thousand eight hundred and sixty-six, by me
Thomas W. Fyles
Sponsorss: Mary Fyles, John Moffatt and Wm. Moffit
Moffatt baptized:
Lydia, daughter of Joseph Moffatt, and of Laura Notmire his wife was born on the
eleventh day of May, Anno Domini one thousand eight hundred and fifty-two, and was
baptized on the eighth day of April, A.D. one thousand eight hundred and sixty-six, by
me Thomas W. Fyles
Sponsors: Mary Fyles, John Moffatt and Margaret (her x mark) Moffatt
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Moffatt baptized:
John, son of Joseph Moffatt, and of Laura Notmire his wife was born on the eleventh day
of May, Anno Domini one thousand eight hundred and sixty-three and was baptized on
the eighth day of April, A. D. one thousand eight hundred and sixty-six, by me
Thomas W. Fyles
Sponsors: Mary Fyles, John Moffatt and Wm. Moffit
Moffatt baptized:
Abraham, son of Joseph Moffatt, and of Laura Notmire his wife, was born on the twelfth
day of May Anno Domini, one thousand eight hundred and sixty-five, and was baptized
on the eighth day of April A. D. one thousand eight hundred and sixty-six, by me
Thomas W. Fyles
Sponsors: Mary Fyles, John Moffatt and Wm. Moffit
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Boright Married:
Alphonso Boright, Bachelor of the Town of Farnham, and Harriet Newel Parker, Spinster
of the Town of Granby were married by license on the first day of May Anno Domini one
thousand eight hundred and sixty-six, by me Thomas W. Fyles
Contracting Parties:
Alphonso Boright and Harriet N. Parker
Witnesses:
Harry Parker, Hiram Boright and Almira Parker
Jolley baptized:
Frances Edmund, son of James Jolley and of Sarah Charlotte Jenkinson his wife was
born on the twenty-fifth day of April, Anno Domini one thousand eight hundred and
sixty-six, and was baptized on the thirteenth day of May following by me
Thomas W. Fyles
Sponsors:
James Jolley, James Taylor and Mary Fyles
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Cross baptized:
Margaret, daughter of Thomas Harris Cross, and of Bethana Stone his wife was born on
the nineteenth day of February, Anno Domini one thousand eight hundred and fifty-two,
and was baptized on the twelfth day of August A.D. one thousand eight hundred and
sixty-six, by me Thomas W. Fyles
Witnesses: Terance Courtney, *illegible* Cross and Susannah Courtney
Cross baptized:
Archibald, son of Thomas Harris Cross, and of Bethana Stone his wife, was born on the
fifteenth day of July, A.D. one thousand eight hundred and fifty-three, and was baptized
on the twelfth day of August, A.D. one thousand eight hundred and sixty-six, by me
Thomas W. Fyles
Witnesses: Terance Courtney and Susannah Courtney
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Cross baptized:
Thomas Ailswarth, son of Thomas Harris Cross, and of Bethana Stone his wife, was born
on the seventeenth day of July Anno Domini one thousand eight hundred and fifty-five,
and was baptized on the twelfth day of August, A.D. one thousand eight hundred and
sixty-six, by me Thomas W. Fyles
Witnesses: Terance Courtney and Susannah Courtney
Booth baptized:
Gilbert, son of Richard G. Booth, and of Mary Jane Hayes his wife, was born on the
twenty-first day of July, Anno Domini one thousand eight hundred and sixty-six, and was
baptized on the twenty-third day of September following by me Thomas W. Fyles
Sponsors:
Mary J. Booth, Richard G. Booth, Dudley W. Hayes and Jane Grave
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Gogin baptized:
Nancy Idella, daughter of Richard Gogin, and of Nancy Alger his wife, was born on the
twenty-fifth day of March, Anno Domini one thousand eight hundred and fifty-nine, and
was baptized on the twenty-third day of September one thousand eight hundred and sixtysix,
by me Thomas W. Fyles
Sponsors:
E.M. Palmer, Mary Fyles and Minerva Moffatt
Gogin baptized:
Richard Henry, son of Richard Gogin and of Nancy Alger his wife was born on the sixth
day of August Anno Domini one thousand eight hundred and sixty, and was baptized on
the twenty-third day of September A.D. one thousand eight hundred and sixty-six,
by me Thomas W. Fyles
Sponsors:
E.M. Palmer, Mary Fyles and Minerva Moffatt
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Gogin baptized:
Curtis Wellington, son of Richard Gogin, and of Nancy Alger his wife, was born on the
second day of February Anno Domini one thousand eight hundred and sixty-two, and was
baptized on the twenty-third day of September one thousand eight hundred and sixty-six,
by me Thomas W. Fyles
Sponsors: E.M. Palmer, Mary Fyles and Minerva Moffatt
Gogin baptized:
John Homer, son of Richard Gogin and of Nancy Alger his wife, was born on the
fifteenth day of July Anno Domini one thousand eight hundred and sixty-three, and was
baptized on the twenty-third day of September A.D. one thousand eight hundred and
sixty-six by me Thomas W. Fyles
Sponsors: E.M. Palmer, Mary Fyles and Minerva Moffatt
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Gogin baptized:
Robert Melbourne, son of Richard Gogin, and of Nancy Alger his wife, was born on the
fourteenth day of March Anno Domini one thousand eight hundred and sixty-five, and
was baptized on the twenty-third day of September one thousand eight hundred and sixtysix,
by me Thomas W. Fyles
Sponsors: E.M. Palmer, Mary Fyles and Minerva Moffatt
Pettes and Boright married:
James Clinton Pettes, of the Township of Brome, Captain of Militia, and Emma Boright
of the Township of Farnham East were united in Holy Wedlock on the second day of
October Anno Domini one thousand eight hundred and sixty-six, by me
Thomas W. Fyles
Contracting Parties:
Jas. C. Pettes and Emma Boright
Witnesses:
C.H. Boright and C. Boright
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Graves baptized:
Mary Jane, daughter of James Donaway, and Nancy Graves his wife, and wife of
Sylvester Graves, was born on the twenty-eighth day of October, Anno Domini one
thousand eight hundred and forty-one, and was baptized on the third day of October, A. D.
one thousand eight hundred and sixty-six, by me Thomas W. Fyles
Witnesses:
Martha Getty and Mary Fyles
Graves baptized:
Ella Jane, daughter of Sylvester Graves, and of Mary Jane Donaway his wife, was born
on the twenty-first day of October, Anno Domini one thousand eight hundred and sixtyone,
and was baptized on the third day of October A.D. one thousand eight hundred and
sixty-six, by me. Thomas W. Fyles
Sponsors:
T.W. Fyles, Mary Fyles and Mary Jane Graves
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Graves baptized:
Mary Ann, daughter of Sylvester Graves, and of Mary Jane Donaway his wife, was born
on the sixth day of January Anno Domini one thousand eight hundred and sixty-three,
and was baptized on the third day of October A.D. one thousand eight hundred and sixtysix,
by me Thomas W. Fyles
Sponsors:
T.W. Fyles, Mary Fyles and Mary Jane Graves
Graves baptized:
Luther Gilman, son of Sylvester Graves, and of Mary Jane Donaway his wife, was born
on the eleventh day of December Anno Domini one thousand eight hundred and sixtyfive,
and was baptized on the third day of October, A.D. one thousand eight hundred and
sixty-six, by me. Thomas W. Fyles
Sponsors: T.W. Fyles, Mary Fyles and Mary Jane Graves
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Roberts baptized:
John Hallam, son of Edward Roberts and of Ann Roberts his wife, was born on the
twenty-second day of March, Anno Domini, one thousand eight hundred and sixty-six,
and was baptized on the third day of October next following, by me Thomas W. Fyles
Sponsors: Edward Roberts, Amos Hastings and Mabel E. Hastings
Fyles baptized;
George, son of the Reverend Thomas William Fyles, and of Mary Myers his wife was
born on the eighth day of August, Anno Domini one thousand eight hundred and sixty-six,
and was baptized on the third day of October in the same year. Thomas W. Fyles
Sponsors:
Geo. Slack, R.A. Ellis and Charlotte K. Ellis

Brome Church of England in Canada St. John 1867
1867
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Anglican Church at Brome Woods
O.K. Year 1867
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This book containing twenty two folios, or double pages, was this day presented by the
Reverend Thomas W. Fyles, Priest of the Anglican Church, in the Mission of Fulford,
West Brome, and Brome Woods, in the Township of Brome, in the District of Bedford, to
serve as a Register of the Acts of Baptism, Marriage, and Burial, to be performed by him,
or his successors, in the said mission, during the year of our Lord one thousand eight
hundred and sixty-seven, and was this day paraphed by me the undersigned Deputy Clerk
of the Circuit Court in and for, the County of Brome, and authenticated with the seal of
the said Court. Done at Knowlton this fourth day of January one thousand eight hundred
and sixty-seven.
E. M. Lefebre, Deputy Clk sd Ct.
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Index to baptisms only
Phelps, Robert Thomas 3
Lewis, Stilman Knowlton 3
Alger, Alexander Greenfield 5
Gagne, Geo. Albert 7
Smith, Henry 8
Smith, Orsidia Norton 8
Shufelt, Sarah Louise 9
Shufelt, James J. 9
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Whitehead and Cross married:
Lyman Whitehead, bachelor of the Town of Brome, and Bethana Cross, widow of the
same town were married by license on the fourth day of March, Anno Domini one
thousand eight hundred and sixty-seven by me Thomas W. Fyles
Contracting Parties:
Lyman Whitehead and Bethana Cross
Witnesses:
Terance Courtney and Rosetta Whitehead
Boright & Farmer married:
Gilbert Boright, widower, and Maria Farmer, spinster, both of the Town of Brome, were
married on the twenty-fifth day of March, Anno Domini one thousand eight hundred and
sixty-seven, by me Thomas W. Fyles
Contracting Parties:
Gilbert Boright and Maria Farmer
Witnesses:
Benjamin Wilson, Eliza P. Wilson and Mary Fyles
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Phelps baptized:
Robert Thomas, son of Ezra Robert Phelps, and of Martha Haughton his wife, was born
on the eleventh day of September one thousand eight hundred and sixty-five; and was
baptized on the thirty-first day of March, one thousand eight hundred and sixty-seven, by
me. Thomas W. Fyles
Sponsors:
A. E. Lewis, E.R. Phelps and Hester A. Lewis
Lewis baptized:
Stilman Knowlton, son of Amasa Elmer Lewis, and of Hester Ann Johnson his wife, was
born on the seventeenth day of August, Anno Domini one thousand eight hundred and
sixty-six; and was baptized on the thirty-first day of March, A.D. one thousand eight
hundred and sixty-seven, by me Thomas W. Fyles
Sponsors:
E. R. Phelps, A. E. Lewis and Martha Phelps
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Deacon & Whitehead married:
William Deacon, widower, of the Town of Brome, and Zemantha Melissa Whitehead,
single woman, of the same town, were married after due publication of banns, on the first
day of April, Anno Domini one thousand eight hundred and sixty-seven by me
Thomas W. Fyles
Contracting Parties:
William Deacon and Zemantha Melissa Whitehead (her x mark)
Witnesses:
Pelatiah Townsend (his x mark) and Eliza Townsend (her x mark)
Dunn & Boright married:
John Dunn, bachelor, and Adelia Boright, spinster, both of the Town of Brome, were
married by License on the eighth day of June, Anno Domini one thousand eight hundred
and sixty-seven, by me Thomas W. Fyles
Contracting Parties:
John Dunn and Delia Boright
Witnesses:
John O. Boright and Harriet Boright
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Alger buried:
William Thomas, son of Charlotte Polly Alger, single woman, was born on the second
day of April, Anno Domini one thousand eight hundred and sixty-six; died July the
twenty-first, A.D. one thousand eight hundred and sixty-seven; and was buried on the
twenty-third of the same month by me. Thomas W. Fyles
Witnesses:
John Moffit and Terance Courtney
Alger baptized:
Alexander Greenfield, son of Charlotte Polly Alger, single woman was born on the fifth
day of January, Anno Domini one thousand eight hundred and sixty-two and was
baptized on the twenty-eighth day of July A.D. one thousand eight hundred and sixtyseven,
by me Thomas W. Fyles
Witnesses:
Wm. Moffit, Terance Courtney and Mary Fyles
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Graves buried:
Mary Jane, daughter of Simeon Graves, and of Mary Jane Shufelt his wife, died on the
sixteenth day of August, Anno Domini one thousand eight hundred and sixty-seven; and
was buried on the day following, by me. Thomas W. Fyles
Witnesses:
John D. Shufelt and Harriet D. Shufelt
Isaiah Cook & Alvira Oshier married:
Isaiah Cook of the parish of West Farnham, widower, and Alvira Oshier of the same
parish, single woman, were married by license, on the twenty-fourth day of August Anno
Domini one thousand eight hundred and sixty-seven by me Thomas W. Fyles
Contracting Parties:
Isaiah Cook and Alvira (her x mark) Oshier
Witnesses:
Orango Cook and Ann Eliza Cook
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Eastman & Graves married:
John Eastman, bachelor, of Charlestown, New Hampshire, and Jane Graves, spinster, of
the Township of Shefford, were married by license on the eighth day of October, Anno
Domini one thousand eight hundred and sixty-seven, by me Thomas W. Fyles
Contracting Parties:
John Eastman and Jane Graves
Witnesses:
James C. Graves, Charlotte Berry, Mary A. Todd and John Dana Graves
Gogin baptized:
George Albert, son of Richard Gogin and of Nancy Alger his wife was born on the sixth
day of April Anno Domini one thousand eight hundred and sixty-seven; and was baptized
on the twenty-fourth day of November following by me Thomas W. Fyles
Sponsors:
John Moffit, Richard (his x mark) Gogin and Mary Fyles
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Smith baptized:
Henry, son of Robert Smith and of Eliza Chandler his wife was born on the sixteenth day
of September Anno Domini one thousand eight hundred and forty-four; and was baptized
on the twenty-fourth day of December A.D. one thousand eight hundred and sixty-seven
by me Thomas W. Fyles
Witnesses: James Getty and Martha Getty
Smith baptized:
Orsidia Norton, daughter of Henry Smith and of Sarah McBride his wife was born on the
twentieth day of November Anno Domini one thousand eight hundred and sixty-seven;
and was baptized on the twenty-fourth day of December in the same year, by me
Thomas W. Fyles
Sponsors: James Getty, Martha Getty and Mary Fyles
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Shufelt baptized:
Sarah Louise daughter of Joseph Guy Shufelt, and of Ellen Maria Pettes his wife was
born on the eighteenth day of March Anno Domini one thousand eight hundred and sixtyfive;
and was baptized on the twenty-fourth day of December A.D. one thousand eight
hundred and sixty-seven, by me. Thomas W. Fyles
Sponsors:
John D. Shufelt, Candace E. Boright and Harriet D. Shufelt
Shufelt baptized:
James J. son of Joseph Guy Shufelt and of Ellen Maria Pettes his wife was born on the
thirteenth day of April Anno Domini one thousand eight hundred and sixty-seven; and
was baptized on the twenty-fourth day of December in the same year by me
Thomas W. Fyles
Sponsors:
George Boright, John D. Shufelt and Harriet D. Shufelt
Brome Church of England in Canada St. John 1868
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Anglican Church at Brome Woods
Year 1868
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This book containing sixteen folios or double pages was this day presented by the
Reverend Thomas W. Fyles, Priest of the United Church of England and Ireland in the
Mission of Brome Woods and Fulford in the Township of Brome in the District of
Bedford, to serve as a Register of the Acts of Baptism (continued on Image 4 Folio 2)
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Index Baptisms only:
Boright, Geo Walter 3
Boright, Sarah Elizabeth 3
Burbank, Ruth 10
England, Wm. Stevenson 9
Fyles, Francis Fulford 11
Hastings, Luther 8
Laplant, Chs. Alson 8
Laplant, Clarence Hiram 9
Moffatt, Edgar 6
Moffatt, Mary Melinda 7
McClay, Geo. Charles 4
Pettes, Frederick Clinton 2
Patton, John Vanatta 11
Whitehead, Geo. Elmer 6
Wilkinson, Mary Estella 7
Baptisms:
11 Males 5 Females
Marriages 3
Burials
Males 0 Females 1
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(Continued from Image 2 Folio 1)
Marriage and Burial to be performed by him or his successors in the said Mission during
the year of our Lord one thousand eight hundred and sixty-eight; and was this day
paraphed by me the undersigned Deputy Clerk of the Circuit Court in and for the County
of Brome, and authenticated with the seal of the said Court. Done at Knowlton this 30th
day of January one thousand eight hundred and sixty-eight.
E. M. Lefebre Deputy C.C.C.
Soule and Willson married:
Omar Harrison Soule bachelor, and Susan Willson, single woman, both of the Township
of Brome were married by Banns on the sixth day of January Anno Domini one thousand
eight hundred and sixty-eight, by me. Thomas W. Fyles
Contracting Parties:
Omar H. Soule and Susan Willson
Witnesses:
Samuel F. Wilson, Diana Wilson, Miles Willson and Martha Derby
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Pettes baptized:
Frederick Clinton, son of James Clinton Pettes, and of Emma Boright his wife was born
on the twenty-sixth day of September, Anno Domini one thousand eight hundred and
sixty-seven; and was baptized on the eighth day of February, A. D. one thousand eight
hundred and sixty-eight by me Thomas W. Fyles
Sponsors:
James *initial illegible* Pettes, Gilbert Boright and Maria Boright
Boright baptized;
George Walter, son of Gilbert Boright, and of Sarah Elizabeth Soule his wife, was born
on the eighth day of July, Anno Domini one thousand eight hundred and fifty-six; and
was baptized on the eleventh day of February, A.D. one thousand eight hundred and
sixty-eight by me Thomas W. Fyles
Sponsors:
James C. Pettes, C. Boright and Emma Pettes
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Boright baptized:
Sarah Elizabeth, daughter of Gilbert Boright, and of Sarah Elizabeth Soule his wife, was
born on the twenty-seventh day of April, A.D. one thousand eight hundred and sixty-five;
and was baptized on the eleventh day of February one thousand eight hundred and sixty
eight, by me Thomas W. Fyles
Sponsors:
James C. Pettes, C. Boright, Emma Pettes and A. M. Boright
McClay baptized:
George Charles, son of Joseph McClay and of Isabella Lois Ross his wife was born on
the fifteenth day of August, Anno Domini one thousand eight hundred and sixty-five; and
was baptized on the seventeenth day of February, A.D. one thousand eight hundred and
sixty-eight, by me Thomas W. Fyles
Sponsors: Moses McCrum and Jane McCrum
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Thomas & Eastman married:
Heman Augustus Thomas, Bachelor, and Alice Urana Eastman, spinster, both of this
Township of Brome, were married by Banns, on the seventeenth day of March, A.D. one
thousand eight hundred and sixty eight by me Thomas W. Fyles
Contracting Parties:
H.A. Thomas and A. U. Eastman
Witnesses:
Obadiah Eastman and Alice Thomas
Eastman & Thomas married:
Ezra Obadiah Eastman, bachelor, and Alice Eliza Thomas spinster, both of this Township
of Brome were married by Banns on the seventeenth day of March, Anno Domini one
thousand eight hundred and sixty-eight by me. Thomas W. Fyles
Contracting Parties:
Obadiah Eastman and Alice E. Thomas
Witnesses:
H.A. Thomas and A. U. Eastman
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Palmer buried:
Anna, wife of Harvey Palmer, died on the fourth day of May, Anno Domini one thousand
eight hundred and sixty-eight; and was buried on the seventh day of the same month by
me Thomas W. Fyles
Witnesses:
Terance Courtney and Wm. Moffit
Whitehead baptized:
George Elmer, son of Lyman Whitehead and of Bethana Cross his wife was born on the
fourteenth day of January, Anno Domini one thousand eight hundred and sixty-eight, and
was baptized on the fifth day of July following by me. Thomas W. Fyles
Sponsors:
Terance Courtney, Wm. Moffit and Mary Fyles
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Moffatt baptized:
Edgar, son of Benjamin Moffatt of the Township of Brome, farmer, and of Nancy Hall
his wife, was born on the thirty-first day of December, Anno Domini one thousand eight
hundred and sixty-three; and was baptized on the seventh day of August, A. D. one
thousand eight hundred and sixty-eight by me Thomas W. Fyles
Sponsors:
John Moffit, Terance Courtney and Margaret (her x mark) Moffatt
Moffatt baptized:
Mary Melinda, daughter of Benjamin Moffatt, of the Township of Brome, farmer, and of
Nancy Hall his wife, was born on the twenty-first day of March, Anno Domini one
thousand eight hundred and sixty-six; and was baptized on the seventh day of August
A.D. one thousand eight hundred and sixty-eight by me Thomas W. Fyles
Sponsors:
John Mottit, Margaret (her x mark) Moffatt and Mary Fyles
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Wilkinson baptized:
Mary Estelle, daughter of Thomas Wilkinson of the Township of Brome, farmer, and of
Martha Owens his wife was born on the sixth day of October, Anno Domini one thousand
eight hundred and fifty-three; and was baptized on the ninth day of August A.D. one
thousand eight hundred and sixty-eight by me Thomas W. Fyles
Witnesses:
Mary Estelle Wilkinson, Leonora Benham and Mary Fyles
Hastings baptized:
Luther, son of Jonathan Hill Hastings of the Township of Brome, farmer, and of Amanda
Scott his wife, was born on the thirteenth day of November, Anno Domini one thousand
eight hundred and forty-five; and was baptized on the ninth day of August A. D. one
thousand eight hundred and sixty-eight, by me Thomas W. Fyles
Witnesses:
Edward Roberts and Moses McCrum
Image 11 Folio 9
Laplant baptized:
Charles Alson, son of Hiram Laplant, farmer of the town of Montgomery Vermont, and
of Hannah Comstock his wife, was born on the tenth day of April, Anno Domini one
thousand eight hundred and fifty-one; and was baptized on the sixteenth day of August,
A.D. one thousand eight hundred and sixty-eight, by me. Thomas W. Fyles
Witnesses:
Joseph McClay and Mary Fyles
Laplant baptized:
Clarance Hiram, son of Hiram Laplant, farmer, of the town of Montgomery, Vermont,
and of Hannah Comstock his wife, was born on the third day of November Anno Domini
one thousand eight hundred and fifty-three; and was baptized on the sixteenth day of
August A.D. one thousand eight hundred and sixty-eight, by me Thomas W. Fyles
Witnesses:
Joseph McClay and Mary Fyles
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England baptized:
William Stevenson, son of Francis England, of the Township of Brome, tanner, and of
Jane Ruiter his wife, was born on the seventeenth day of March, Anno Domini one
thousand eight hundred and sixty-eight; and was baptized on the twenty-third day of
August A. D. one thousand eight hundred and sixty-eight, by me. Thomas W. Fyles
Sponsors:
Ezra Phelps, A. E. Lewis and H.A. Lewis
Moffatt buried:
Nancy, wife of Benjamin Moffatt of the Township of Brome, farmer, died on the twentysecond
day of August, Anno Domini one thousand eight hundred and sixty-eight; and
was buried on the twenty-fourth day of the same month by me. Thomas W. Fyles
Witnesses:
Alphonso Williams and Harriet D. Shufelt
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Burbank baptized:
Ruth, daughter of Charles Burbank of the Township of Brome, farmer, and of Mahalah
Sweet his wife was born on the twenty-seventh day of January Anno Domini one
thousand eight hundred and forty-three; and was baptized on the twenty-ninth day of
November A.D. one thousand eight hundred and sixty-eight by me Thomas W. Fyles
Witnesses:
Ruth Burbank, Y.G. Shufelt and Helen M. Shufelt
Patton (alias Vanatta) baptized:
John Vanatta, son of Mary Patton of the Township of Brome, single woman, was born on
the Twelfth day of October, Anno Domini one thousand eight hundred and fifty-one; and
was baptized on the twenty-fourth day of December A.D. one thousand eight hundred
and sixty-eight, by me. Thomas W. Fyles
Witnesses:
John D. Shufelt and Henry Smith
Fyles baptized:
Francis Fulford, son of Thomas William Fyles, of the Township of Brome, Clerk, and of
Mary Myers his wife, was born on the twenty-second day of November, Anno Domini
one thousand eight hundred and sixty-eight; and was baptized on the twenty-eighth day
of December next following, by me Thomas W. Fyles
Sponsors:
I. Constantine, Wm. Godden and C. Whitten

Brome Church of England in Canada St. John 1869
Image 1
Anglican Church
at Iron Hill
Year 1869
Image 2 Folio one
This book containing thirty-four folios or double pages was this day presented by the
Reverend Thomas W. Fyles, Priest of the United Church of England and Ireland in the
Mission of Iron Hill and Fulford, in the Township of Brome and District of Bedford, to
serve as a Register of the Acts of Baptism, Marriage, and Burial, to be performed by him,
or his successors in the said Mission, during the year of our Lord one thousand eight
hundred and sixty-nine; and was this day paraphed by me the undersigned Deputy Clerk
of the Circuit Court in and for the County of Brome, and authenticated with the seal of
the said Court. Done at Knowlton (con't on Image 4 Folio 2)
Image 3
Index to baptisms only:
Wilkinson, Aza 2
Wilkinson, Ervin 3
Wilkinson, Wm. Thomas 3
Wilkinson, Missouri Elizab 4
Wilkinson, Martha Ann 4
Turner, Mary Ann 5
Gilman, Inez May 5
Vance, Frederic William 6
Shufelt, Arthur Merton 7
Eastman, Emerson William 9
Smith, Elmer Sylvester l0
Smith, Charles Edwin 10
Boright, John Edward 11
Pettes, Louise Ruth 12
McElroy, Emma Jane L. 13
Phelps, Mary Esther 14
Baptisms:
Males 11
Females 8
Marriages 3
Burials:
Males 1
Females 1
Image 4 Folio two
Con't from Image 2 Folio one)
this Eleventh day of February one thousand eight hundred and sixty-nine.
E.M. Lefebre Deputy Clerk
Wilkinson baptized:
Asa, son of Thomas Wilkinson of the Township of Brome, farmer, and of Martha Owen
his wife, was born on the tenth day of November, Anno Domini one thousand eight
hundred and fifty-six; and was baptized on the thirty-first day of January, A.D. one
thousand eight hundred and sixty-nine by me. Thomas W. Fyles
Sponsors:
C. W. Wright, Terance Courtney and Mary Fyles
Image 5 Folio three
Wilkinson baptized:
Ervin, son of Thomas Wilkinson of the Township of Brome, farmer, and of Martha Owen
his wife, was born on the eleventh day of May Anno Domini one thousand eight hundred
and fifty-nine; and was baptized on the thirty-first day of January, A.D. one thousand
eight hundred and sixty-nine, by me Thomas W. Fyles
Sponsors:
C. W. Wright, Terance Courtney and Mary Fyles
Wilkinson baptized:
William Thomas son of Thomas Wilkinson of the Township of Brome, farmer, and of
Martha Owen his wife, was born on the second day of August, Anno Domini one
thousand eight hundred and sixty-eight; and was baptized on the fourteenth day of March
A.D. one thousand eight hundred and sixty-nine by me Thomas W. Fyles
Sponsors:
Terance Courtney, Ira Scott and Mary Fyles
Image 6 Folio four
Wilkinson baptized:
Missouri Elizabeth, daughter of Thomas Wilkinson of the Township of Brome, farmer,
and of Martha Owen his wife was born on the fourth day of October, Anno Domini one
thousand eight hundred and sixty-one, and was baptized on the seventeenth day of March
A.D. one thousand eight hundred and sixty-nine, by me. Thomas W. Fyles
Sponsors:
Thomas Wilkinson, Leonora Benham and Mary Fyles
Wilkinson baptized:
Martha Ann, daughter of Thomas Wilkinson of the Township of Brome, farmer, and of
Martha Owen his wife, was born on the fifth day of August, Anno Domini one thousand
eight hundred and sixty-three, and was baptized on the seventeenth day of March, A.D.
one thousand eight hundred and sixty-nine, by me. Thomas W. Fyles
Sponsors:
Thomas Wilkinson, Leonora Benham and Mary Fyles
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Gilman late Turner baptized:
Mary Ann, daughter of Edward Hamilton Turner and of Elizabeth Himes his wife, and
wife of Rascoe Columbus Gilman, farmer, all of the Town of Brome, was born on the
thirty-first day of January, Anno Domini one thousand eight hundred and forty-four, and
was baptized on the twenty-third day of March A.D. one thousand eight hundred and
sixty-nine by me Thomas W. Fyles
Witnesses:
Phebe A. McCoy and Charles Vance
Gilman baptized:
Inez May, daughter of Rascoe Columbus Gilman of the Township of Brome, farmer, and
of Mary Ann Turner his wife, was born on the first day of May Anno Domini one
thousand eight hundred and sixty-four, and was baptized on the twenty-third day of
March A.D. one thousand eight hundred and sixty-nine by me Thomas W. Fyles
Witnesses:
Phebe A. McCoy and Charles Vance
Image 8 Folio six
Vance baptized:
Frederick William, son of Charles Vance of the Township of Dunham, farmer, and of
Elizabeth Turner his wife, was born on the twenty-seventh day of February, Anno
Domini one thousand eight hundred and sixty-nine, and was baptized on the twenty-third
day of March next following by me. Thomas W. Fyles
Witnesses:
Charles Vance and Phebe A. McCoy
Gilman buried:
Mary Ann, wife of Rascoe Columbus Gilman of the Township of Brome, farmer, died on
the twenty-fourth day of March, Anno Domini one thousand eight hundred and sixty-nine,
and was buried on the twenty-seventh day of the same month by me Thomas W. Fyles
Witnesses:
Anna Roberts and Phebe A. McCoy
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Kathan and Bacheldor married:
Barton Kathan, widower, of the Township of Brome, farmer, and Praxo Bacheldor,
widow of the same township were married after Publication of Banns on the twenty-ninth
day of March Anno Domini one thousand eight hundred and sixty-nine by me
Thomas W. Fyles
Contracting Parties:
Barton Katham and Praxo Bacheldor
Witnesses:
Amos Hastings, Mabel E. Hastings and Joseph M. Locke
Shufelt baptized:
Arthur Merton, son of Joseph Guy Shufelt of the Township of Brome, farmer, and of
Helen Maria Pettes his wife was born on the eleventh day of January, Anno Domini one
thousand eight hundred sixty-nine, and was baptized on the sixteenth day of May next
following, by me. Thomas W. Fyles
Sponsors:
F. E. Scott, J.G. Shufelt and M.A. Scott
Image 10 Folio eight
Benham baptized:
Caleb, son of Joseph Benham of the Township of Brome, farmer, and of Mary Goff his
wife, was born on the Twelfth day of September, Anno Domini one thousand eight
hundred and fifty-two, and was baptized on the Thirtieth day of May, Anno Domini one
thousand eight hundred and sixty-nine, by me Thomas W. Fyles
Witnesses:
Terance Courtney and Sussanna Courtney
Salsbury baptized:
Florence Lycida, daughter of John Jasper Salsbury of the Town of Brome, mechanic, and
of Harriet Louise Graves his wife, was born on the eighteenth day of July, Anno Domini
one thousand eight hundred and sixty-eight, and was baptized on the twenty-seventh day
of June A.D. one thousand eight hundred and sixty-nine, by me Thomas W. Fyles
Sponsors:
Amasa E Lewis, Mary L. Booth and Jane Eastman
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Eastman baptized:
Emerson William, son of John Eastman of the Township of Brome, farmer, and of Jane
Graves his wife, was born on the tenth day of May, Anno Domini one thousand eight
hundred and sixty-nine; and was baptized on the twenty-seventh day of June next
following, by me Thomas W. Fyles
Sponsors:
Amasa E. Lewis, Harriet L. Salsbury, Mary L. Booth and R. E. Phelps
Latimer buried:
Robert Latimer formerly of Ashfield, County Cavan, Ireland, supposed to have been
eighty-one years of age on the ninth day of June last, died on the twenty-first day of July
Anno Domini one thousand eight hundred and sixty-nine, and was buried on the twentythird
day of the same month by me Thomas W. Fyles
Witnesses:
R. E. Phelps and Louis Bouchard
Image 12 Folio 10
Smith baptized:
Elmer Sylvester, son of Henry William Smith labourer of the Town of Brome, and of
Sarah McBride his wife, was born on the third day of July, Anno Domini one thousand
eight hundred and sixty-nine, and was baptized on the first day of August next following
by me Thomas W. Fogel
Sponsors:
Terance Courtney, John D. Shufelt and Mary Fyles
Smith baptized:
Charles Edwin, son of Charles Edwin Smith, labourer, of the Town of Barnston, and of
Sarah Dianthe Stepheus his wife, was born on the first day of June, Anno Domini one
thousand eight hundred and sixty-nine, and was baptized on the first day of August next
following, by me Thomas W. Fogel
Sponsors:
R. F. Peacock, Henry Smith and Mary Fyles
Image 13 Folio 11
Smith buried:
Charles Edwin, son of Charles Edwin Smith labourer of the Town of Barnston, and of
Sarah Dianthe Stephens his wife was born on the first day of June, died on the twentyfourth
day of August, and was buried on the twenty-sixth day of the same month, in the
year of our Lord one thousand eight hundred and sixty-nine, by me Thomas W. Fyles
Witnesses:
Ira Scott and John D. Shufelt
Boright baptized:
John Edward son of Gilbert Boright of the Township of Brome, farmer, and of Maria
Farmer his wife, was born on the twenty-fifth day of August, Anno Domini one thousand
eight hundred and sixty-eight, and was baptized on the nineteenth day of September, A.D.
one thousand eight hundred and sixty-nine, by me Thomas W. Fyles
Sponsors:
James C. Pettes, Ira Scott and Emma Pettes
Image 14 Folio 12
Pettes baptized:
Louise Ruth, daughter of James Clinton Pettes of the Township of Brome, farmer, and of
Emma Boright his wife was born on the eleventh day of April Anno Domini one
thousand eight hundred and sixty-nine, and was baptized on the nineteenth day of
September next following by me Thomas W. Fyles
Sponsors:
Gilbert Boright, Maria Boright and Mary Fyles
Doe and Gladden married:
Seymour C. Doe, bachelor, of the Township of Granby farmer, and Laura Annie Gladden,
spinster, of the Township of Shefford were married on the twentieth day of September
Anno Domini one thousand eight hundred and sixty-nine by me Thomas W. Fyles
Contracting Parties:
Seymour Doe and Laura Annie Gladden
Witnesses:
Sarah E. Kenison, Venia Robinson and W. Wilberforce Tate
Image 15 Folio 13
McElroy baptized:
Emma Jane Lillas daughter of George McElroy, farmer, of the Township of Brome and
of Lucretia Gardner his wife, was born on the twenty-sixth day of August Anno Domini
one thousand eight hundred and sixty-nine, and was baptized on the sixth day of October
following by me Thomas W. Fyles
Sponsors:
George Gardner, H. W. Shufelt and Mary Fyles
Cook and Davis married:
Edward Cook, bachelor of the Township of Brome, farmer, and Everissa Davis, spinster,
of the same township, were married by Banns on the twenty-ninth day of November,
Anno Domini one thousand eight hundred and sixty-nine, by me. Thomas W. Fyles
Contracting Parties:
Edward Cook and Evrisa Davis
Witnesses:
Emma Craig, Meriles Davis, Emily Cook and Warren Cook
Image 16 Folio fourteen
Phelps baptized:
Mary Esther, daughter of Robert Ezra Phelps of the Township of Brome, mechanic, and
of Martha Haughton his wife was born on the twentieth day of September, Anno Domini
one thousand eight hundred and sixty-nine, and was baptized on the fifth day of
December next following, by me. Thomas W. Fyles
Sponsors:
A.E. Lewis, H. A. Lewis and Lycida Armstrong
Brome Church of England in Canada St. John 1870
Anglican Church
At. Iron Hill
0.K. 1870
Image 2 Folio 1
This Book containing twenty folios or double pages was this day presented by the
Reverend Thomas W. Fyles, Priest of the United Church of England and Ireland in the
Mission of Iron Hill and Fulford in the Township of Brome and District of Bedford, to
serve as a Register of the Acts of Baptism, Marriage, and Burial, to be performed by him,
or his successors, in the said mission, during the year of our Lord one thousand eight
hundred and seventy, and was this day paraphed by me the undersigned Deputy
Prothonotary of the Superior Court for Lower Canada and authenticated with the seal of
the said Court. Nelsonville this third day of January one thousand eight hundred and
seventy.
Tonsaiah L. Ouimel D.P.S.C.
Image 3
Index to baptisms only:
Ruiter, Charlotte Eliza 2
Hawkins, Florence Augusta 3
Hawkins, Clarissa Hannah 3
Hawkins, Ruth Eliza 4
Cook, Geo. Washington 6
Cook, Albert Ernest 7
Cook, George Forrest 7
Cook, Lewis Marvin 8
Cook, Mary Leonora 8
Cook, Lorinda Jane 9
Cook, Ella Louisa 9
Cook, Elsie Elvira 10
Hall, Sarah 10
Hall, Andrew 11
Comstock, Sarah 12
Tibbits, Ellen 13
Tibbits, Clarinda Alice 13
Benham, Frank Arvilla 14
Cook, Carrie Corinthia 14
French, Alzada 15
Baptisms:
Males 5
Females 16
Marriages 6
Burials:
Males 1
Females 3
Image 4 Folio two
Ruiter baptized:
Charlotte Eliza, daughter of Jacob Ruiter, of Cowansville in the Township of Dunham,
mechanic, and of Laura Lampman his wife, was born on the sixth day of August, Anno
Domini one thousand eight hundred and forty-seven, and was baptized on the thirtieth
day of January, A. D. one thousand eight hundred and seventy by me. Thomas W. Fyles
Witnesses:
R. E. Phelps and Martha Phelps
Folio three is recorded under Image 7, Folio four repeated under Image 8 and Folio
five is repeated under Image 9
Image 5 Folio four
Hawkins baptized:
Ruth Eliza, daughter of Robert Hawkins of the Township of Brome, labourer and of
Laura Ann Drown his wife, was born on the twenty-fifth day of July, Anno Domini one
thousand eight hundred and sixty-three, and was baptized on the tenth day of February,
A.D. one thousand eight hundred and seventy, by me Thomas W. Fyles
Witnesses:
Laura Ann Hawkins and James Drown
Hawkins buried:
Clarissa Hannah, daughter of Robert Hawkins of the Township of Brome, labourer, and
of Laura Ann Drown his wife, died on the thirteenth day of February, Anno Domini one
thousand eight hundred and seventy, and was buried on the fifteenth day of the same
month, by me. Thomas W. Fyles
Witnesses:
Sophia E. Johnston and Caleb Benham
Image 6 Folio 5
Graves & Ruiter married:
John Dana Washington Graves of the Township of Shefford, farmer, and Charlotte Eliza
Ruiter of the Township of Farnham spinster, were married by Banns on the twenty-eighth
day of February Anno Domini one thousand eight hundred and seventy, by me
Thomas W. Fyles
Contracting Parties:
John D. W. Graves and Charlotte E. Ruiter
Witnesses:
W. Stevenson, Hattie Stevenson, James C. Graves and Ida Ruiter
Woodard and Booth married:
Hiram Woodard, bachelor, of the Township of Brome, and Abby Eliza Booth, spinster, of
the same township were married, by License on the first day of March Anno Domini one
thousand eight hundred and seventy, by me. Thomas W. Fyles
Contracting Parties:
Hiram Woodard and Abbie E. Booth
Witnesses:
George H. Booth and Sarah Jane Tarnald
Image 7 Folio three
Hawkins baptized:
Florence Augusta, daughter of Robert Hawkins, labourer, of the Township of Brome, and
of Laura Ann Drown his wife was born on the ninth day of November, Anno Domini one
thousand eight hundred and fifty-seven, and was baptized on the tenth day of February,
A.D. one thousand eight hundred and seventy, by me. Thomas W. Fyles
Witnesses:
Laura Ann Hawkins and James Drown
Hawkins baptized:
Clarissa Hannah, daughter of Robert Hawkins of the Township of Brome, labourer, and
of Laura Ann Drown his wife, was born on the eleventh day of March, Anno Domini one
thousand eight hundred and sixty, and was baptized on the tenth day of February, A.D.
one thousand eight hundred and seventy, by me. Thomas W. Fyles
Witnesses:
Laura Ann Hawkins and James Drown
Image 8 Folio 4 ( a repeat of Image 5)
Hawkins baptized:
Ruth Eliza, daughter of Robert Hawkins of the Township of Brome, labourer, and of
Laura Ann Drown his wife, was born on the twenty-fifth day of July, Anno Domini one
thousand eight hundred and sixty-three, and was baptized on the tenth day of February, A.
D. one thousand eight hundred and seventy, by me. Thomas W. Fyles
Witnesses:
Laura Ann Hawkins and James Drown
Hawkins buried:
Clarissa Hannah, daughter of Robert Hawkins of the Township of Brome, labourer, and
of Laura Ann Drown his wife, died on the thirteenth day of February, Anno Domini one
thousand eight hundred and seventy, and was buried on the fifteenth day of the same
month, by me Thomas W. Fyles
Witnesses:
Sophia E. Johnston and Caleb Benham
Image 9 Folio five (a repeat of Image 6)
Graves & Ruiter married:
John Dana Washington Graves of the Township of Shefford, farmer, and Charlotte Eliza
Ruiter of the Township of Farnham spinster, were married by Banns on the twentyeighth
day of February Anno Domini one thousand eight hundred and seventy, by me
Thomas W. Fyles
Contracting Parties:
John D. W. Graves and Charlotte E. Ruiter
Witnesses: W. Stevenson, Hattie Stevenson, James C. Graves and Ida Ruiter
Woodard and Booth married:
Hiram Woodard, bachelor, of the Township of Brome, and Abby Eliza Booth, spinster, of
the same township were married, by License on the first day of March Anno Domini one
thousand eight hundred and seventy, by me. Thomas W. Fyles
Contracting Parties:
Hiram Woodard and Abbie E. Booth
Witnesses:
George H. Booth and Sarah Jane Tarnold
Image 10 Folio six
Courtney buried:
Frances Amanda, daughter of Terence Courtney, of the Township of Brome, farmer, and
of Susanna Stone his wife, died on the eighteenth day of March, Anno Domini one
thousand eight hundred and seventy, and was buried on the twentieth of the same month,
by me. Thomas W. Fyles
Witnesses: Caleb Benham and Mary Fyles
Cook baptized:
George Washington, son of Lewis Cook of the Township of Brome, shoemaker, and of
Mary Smith his wife, was born on the twenty-first day of September, Anno Domini one
thousand eight hundred and twenty-six, and was baptized on the seventh day of May,
A.D. one thousand eight hundred and seventy, by me. Thomas W. Fyles
Witnesses:
Edward Roberts and Anna Roberts
Image 11 Folio seven
Cook baptized:
Albert Ernest, son of George Washington Cook, of the Township of Brome, mechanic,
and of Lucy Ann Williams his wife, was born on the third day of December Anno
Domini one thousand eight hundred and fifty-two, and was baptized on the seventh day
of May, A.D. one thousand eight hundred and seventy by me. Thomas W. Fyles
Witnesses: Edward Roberts and Anna Roberts
Cook baptized:
George Forest son of George Washington Cook, of the Township of Brome, mechanic,
and of Lucy Ann Williams his wife, was born on the third day of May, Anno Domini one
thousand eight hundred and fifty-four, and was baptized on the seventh day of May, A.D.
one thousand eight hundred and seventy by me Thomas W. Fyles
Witnesses:
Edward Roberts and Anna Roberts
Image 12 Folio eight
Cook baptized:
Lewis Marvin, son of George Washington Cook, of the Township of Brome, mechanic,
and of Lucy Ann Williams his wife, was born on the twentieth day of February Anno
Domini, one thousand eight hundred and fifty-six, and was baptized on the seventh day of
May, A.D. one thousand eight hundred and seventy by me. Thomas W. Fyles
Witnesses:
Edward Roberts and Anna Roberts
Cook baptized:
Mary Leonora, daughter of George Washington Cook, of the Township of Brome,
mechanic, and of Lucy Ann Williams, his wife, was born on the twenty-ninth day of
April, Anno Domini one thousand eight hundred and fifty-nine, and was baptized on the
seventh day of May, A.D. one thousand eight hundred and seventy by me
Thomas W. Fyles
Sponsors:
Margaret McCrum, Edward Roberts and Anna Roberts
Image 13 Folio nine
Cook baptized:
Lorinda Jane, daughter of George Washington Cook, of the Township of Brome,
mechanic, and of Lucy Ann Williams his wife, was born on the fifteenth day of April,
Anno Domini one thousand eight hundred and sixty-one, and was baptized on the
seventh day of May A.D. one thousand eight hundred and seventy, by me.
Thomas W. Fyles
Sponsors:
Margaret McCrum, Edward Roberts and Anna Roberts
Cook baptized:
Ella Louisa, daughter of George Washington Cook of the Township of Brome, mechanic,
and of Lucy Ann Williams his wife, was born on the fifteenth day of June, Anno Domini
one thousand eight hundred and sixty-three; and was baptized on the seventh day of May,
A.D. one thousand eight hundred and seventy by me Thomas W. Fyles
Sponsors:
Margaret McCrum, Edward Roberts and Anna Roberts
Image 14 Folio ten
Cook baptized:
Elsie Elvira, daughter of George Washington Cook of the Township of Brome, mechanic,
and of Lucy Ann Williams his wife, was born on the tenth day of April, Anno Domini
one thousand eight hundred and sixty-five; and was baptized on the seventh day of May,
A.D. one thousand eight hundred and seventy, by me. Thomas W. Fyles
Sponsors:
Edward Roberts, Margaret McCrum and Anna Roberts
Hall baptized:
Sarah, daughter of Andrew Hall, of the Township of Brome, farmer, and of Abigail
Moffatt, his wife, was born on the twenty-fourth day of April, Anno Domini one
thousand eight hundred and sixty-six, and was baptized on the seventeenth day of May,
A.D. one thousand eight hundred and seventy, by me. Thomas W. Fyles
Witnesses:
Caleb Benham and Abigail (her x mark) Moffatt
Image 15 Folio eleven
Hall baptized:
Andrew, son of Andrew Hall of the Township of Brome, farmer, and of Abigail Moffatt,
his wife, was born on the twenty-fifth day of August, A.D. one thousand eight hundred
and sixty-eight, and was baptized on the seventeenth day of May A.D. one thousand eight
hundred and seventy be me. Thomas W. Fyles
Witnesses:
Caleb Benham and Abigail (her x mark) Moffatt
Benham baptized:
Anna, daughter of Edmund Benham, of the Township of Brome, farmer, and of Eleanor
Goff his wife, was born on the twenty-fourth day of November, Anno Domini one
thousand eight hundred and fifty-two, and was baptized on the twenty-ninth day of May,
A.D. one thousand eight hundred and seventy by me. Thomas W. Fyles
Witnesses:
Anna Benham, Anna Roberts and Caleb Benham
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Getty buried:
James Getty of the Township of Brome, yeoman, died on the twenty-ninth day of May,
Anno Domini one thousand eight hundred and seventy, and was buried on the thirty-first
day of the same month, by me Thomas W. Fyles
Witnesses:
Mary Fyles and Caleb Benham
Comstock baptized:
Sarah, daughter of Perly Hall (of Berkshire Vermont, U.S., Minister of the Free-will
Baptist society) and of Irene Lusk his wife, and widow of Ishmael Comstock, was born
on the twenty-first day of December, Anno Domini one thousand eight hundred and
twenty and was baptized on the eighth day of July, A.D. one thousand eight hundred and
seventy by me Thomas W. Fyles
Witnesses:
Clarence H. Comstock and Mary Fyles
Image 17 Folio thirteen
Tibbits baptized:
Ellen, daughter of Josiah Tibbits of the Township of Brome, farmer, and of Lucinda
Studiphant his wife, was born on the twenty-sixth day of April, Anno Domini one
thousand eight hundred and fifty-six, and was baptized on the eighth day of July, A.D.
one thousand eight hundred and seventy, by me Thomas W. Fyles
Witnesses:
Clarence H. Comstock and Mary Fyles
Tibbits baptized:
Clarinda Alice, daughter of Hiram Laplant (of Montgomery, Vermont, U.S., farmer) and
of Hannah Comstock his wife, and wife of Albert A. Tibbits, was born on the nineteenth
day of September, Anno Domini, one thousand eight hundred and fifty-two, and was
baptized on the eighth day of July A.D., one thousand eight hundred and seventy, by me
Thomas W. Fyles
Witnesses:
Clarence H. Comstock and Mary Fyles
Image 18 Folio fourteen
Benham baptized:
Frank Arvilla, daughter of Joseph Benham of the Township of Brome, farmer, and of
Mary Goff his wife, was born on the eighteenth day of October, Anno Domini one
thousand eight hundred and forty-nine; and was baptized on the seventeenth day of July,
A.D. one thousand eight hundred and seventy, by me Thomas W. Fyles
Witnesses:
Caleb Benham and Mary Fyles
Cook baptized:
Carrie Corrintha, daughter of George Washington Cook of the Township of Brome,
mechanic, and of Lucy Ann Williams his wife, was born on the fifth day of October
Anno Domini one thousand eight hundred and seventy; and was baptized on the twelfth
day of the same month by me. Thomas W. Fyles
Witnesses:
Anna Roberts and Martha McCrum
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French baptized:
Alzada, daughter of Levi French, of the Township of Brome, farmer, and of Catharine
McBride his wife, was born on the twenty-fourth day of September Anno Domini one
thousand eight hundred and seventy, and was baptized on the twenty-third day of October
in the same year by me. Thomas J. Fyles
Sponsors:
Martha Getty and Mrs. Fyles
Hastings and Benham married:
Luther Hastings, farmer, and Leonora Benham, spinster, both of the Township of Brome
were married by Banns on the sixteenth day of November, Anno Domini one thousand
eight hundred and seventy by me Thomas W. Fyles
Contracting Parties:
Luther Hastings and Leonora Benham
Witnesses:
Cassius Hastings and Maria Benham
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Saunders buried:
Elizabeth Saunders (maiden name Truax) was born at Schenectady, N. Y. October 29,
1785, died in Brome on the seventeenth day of November Anno Domini one thousand
eight hundred and seventy, and was buried on the twentieth day of the same month by me
Thomas W. Fyles
Witnesses:
Mary Fyles and Caleb Benham
Graves & Wright Married:
James Carter Graves of the Township of Shefford, farmer, and Frances Alice Wright, of
the Township of Highgate, spinster, were married by Banns on the twenty-seventh day of
November Anno Domini one thousand eight hundred and seventy by me
Thomas W. Fyles
Contracting Parties:
James Carter Graves and Frances Alice Wright
Witnesses:
Hezekiah Wood and Flora Ann Clark
Livingston & Comstock married:
James Livingston, of the Township of Farnham, widower, and Sarah Comstock of the
Township of Brome, widow, were married by Banns on the eighth day of December, A.D.
one thousand eight hundred and seventy by me Thomas W. Fyles
Contracting Parties:
James Livingston and Sarah Comstock
Witnesses:
Erastus Tibbits and Mary K. Tibbits
Beard & McElroy married:
Leonard Elwin Beard of the Township of Brome, bachelor, and Susan McElroy of the
Township of Farnham, spinster were married, by Banns on the twelfth day of December,
A.D. one thousand eight hundred and seventy, by me Thomas W. Fyles
Contracting parties:
Leonard E. Beard and Susan McElroy
Witnesses:
George McElroy and Lueretie McElroy
Brome Church of England in Canada St. John 1871
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1871
Anglican Church
At Iron Hill
O.K. Year 1871
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This Book containing Twenty-four Folios or double pages was this day presented by the
Reverend Thomas W. Fyles Priest of the United Church of England and Ireland in the
Mission of Iron Hill and Fulford in the Township of Brome and District of Bedford, to
serve as a Register of the Acts of Baptisms, Marriages and Burials to be performed by
him, or his successors, in the said mission during the year of our Lord one thousand eight
hundred and seventy and was this day paraphed by me the undersigned Deputy
Prothonotary of the Superior Court for Lower Canada and authenticated with the seal of
the said Court. Nelsonville this Eighth day of February one thousand Eight hundred and
seventy-one. Toursamt T. Orimel D.P.S.C.
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Index to baptisms only:
Jenkinson, Albert Ernest 2
Burbank, Melinda 2
Benham, Josephine Orrick 3
Fyles, Rebecca Amanda 3
McClay, Lwellyn 4
Shufelt, Thomas Nelson 5
Shufelt, Elmer Adelbert 6
Whitehead, Frances Amanda 6
Baptisms:
Males 4
Females 4
Burials:
Males 2
Females 0
Marriages 0
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Jenkinson baptized:
Albert Ernest, son of Albert Jenkinson of the Township of Brome, bricklayer, and of
Elizabeth McMillen, of the parish of St. Athanase, was born on the twenty-first day of
December one thousand eight hundred and seventy, and was baptized on the seventh day
of February next following by me. Thomas W. Fyles
Witnesses:
Albert Jenkinson and Elizabeth Jenkinson
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Burbank baptized:
Melinda, daughter of Charles Burbank, of the Township of Brome, farmer, and of
Mahalah Sweet his wife, was born on the twentieth day of May, Anno Domini one
thousand eight hundred and forty-five; and was baptized on the sixteenth day of April,
A.D. one thousand eight hundred and seventy-one, by me Thomas W. Fyles
Witnesses:
Melinda Burbank, Edward Roberts and Anna Roberts
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Benham baptized
Josephine Orrick, daughter of Joseph Benham of the Township of Brome, farmer, and of
Mary Goff his wife, was born on the twenty-seventh day of April, Anno Domini one
thousand eight hundred and fifty-eight, and was baptized on the sixteenth day of April,
A.D. one thousand eight hundred and seventy-one, by me Thomas W. Fyles
Witnesses:
Josephine Benham, Caleb Benham and Celia Moffatt
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Fyles baptized:
Rebecca Amanda Jane Elizabeth daughter of the Reverend Thomas William Fyles of the
Township of Brome, Clerk, and of Mary Myers his wife was born on the twenty-third day
of March, Anno Domini one thousand eight hundred and seventy-one and was baptized
on the twenty-eighth day of May next following by me (the said) Thomas W. Fyles
Sponsors:
Leonora Hastings, Edward Roberts and Anna Roberts
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McClay baptized:
Llewellyn, son of Joseph McClay, of the Township of Brome, farmer, and of Isabella
Lois Ross his wife, was born on the sixteenth day of December Anno Domini one
thousand eight hundred and sixty-nine, and was baptized on the thirty-first day of July
A.D. one thousand eight hundred and seventy-one by me Thomas W. Fyles
Sponsors:
Joseph McClay, John Courtney and Mary Fyles
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Shufelt buried:
Eugene Clayton, son of Joseph Guy Shufelt of the Township of Brome, Farmer, and of
Helen Maria Pettes his wife, died on the twenty-third day of October Anno Domini one
thousand eight hundred and seventy-one and was buried on the twenty-fifth of the same
month by me Thomas W. Fyles
Witnesses:
John D. Shufelt and C.W. Wright
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Moffatt buried:
John Moffatt, of the Township of Brome, farmer, died on the twenty-eighth day of
October, Anno Domini one thousand eight hundred and seventy-one, and was buried on
the thirtieth day of the same month by me Thomas W. Fyles
Witnesses:
John D. Shufelt and C. W. Wright
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Shufelt baptized:
Thomas Nelson, son of Joseph Guy Shufelt, of the Township of Brome, mechanic, and of
Helen Pettes his wife, was born on the thirteenth day of July, Anno Domini one thousand
eight hundred and seventy-one, and was baptized on the third day of December next
following, by me Thomas W. Fyles
Sponsors:
J.G. Shufelt, George McElroy and Mary Fyles
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Shufelt baptized;
Elmer Adelbert, son of John D. Shufelt, of the Township of Brome, yeoman, and of
Harriet D. Scott his wife, was born on the nineteenth day of September Anno Domini one
thousand eight hundred and sixty-nine, and was baptized on the eighth day of December,
A.D. one thousand eight hundred and seventy-one, by me Thomas W. Fyles
Sponsors:
George Boright, Edward Roberts, Anna Roberts and Mary Fyles
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Whitehead baptized:
Frances Amanda, daughter of Lyman Whitehead, of the Township of Brome, farmer, and
of Bethana Cross his wife was born on the twenty-second day of June, Anno Domini one
thousand eight hundred and seventy-one, and was baptized on the tenth day of December
next following by me
Thomas W. Fyles
Sponsors: Edward Roberts, Anna Roberts and Mary Fyles
Brome Church of England in Canada St. John 1872
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1872
Anglican Church
At Iron Hill
O.K. Year 1872
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This Book containing twenty Four Folios or double pages was this day presented by the
Reverend Henry Wason Nye Minister of the Church of England in the Mission of Iron
Hill and parts adjacent in the District of Bedford to serve as a Register of the acts of
Baptisms, Marriages & Burials to be performed by him or his successors in the said
Mission during the year one thousand eight hundred and seventy-two and was this day
paraphed by me the undersigned Deputy Prothonotary of the Superior Court for Lower
Canada in the District of Bedford and authenticated with the seal of the said court.
Done at Nelsonville this second day of January one thousand eight hundred and seventytwo.
Toussaint T. Ormiel D.P.S.C.
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Index to Baptisms only:
Shufelt, Eugene 2
Hall, George Thomas 3
Births:
M 2
F
Deaths:
M
F 1
Marriages
1
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Shufelt Baptized:
Eugene, son of John D. Shufelt, of the Township of Brome, yeoman, and of Harriet D.
Scott, his wife, was born on the fourth day of April, in the year of our Lord, one thousand
eight hundred and seventy-two, and was baptized this eighth day of the same month and
year, by me Henry W. Nye
Witnesses:
John D. Shufelt and Harriet D. Shufelt
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Brooks Buried:
Mary Ann Brooks (maiden name Drown), died on the eighth day of May, in the year of
Our Lord, one thousand eight hundred and seventy-two, and was buried the ninth day of
the same month and year, by me, Henry W. Nye
Witnesses:
Ira Scott and Terance Courtney
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Hall Baptized:
George Thomas, son of Andrew Hall, of the Township of Brome, yeoman, and of Abigail
Moffatt, his wife, was born on the nineteenth day of August in the year of Our Lord, one
thousand eight hundred and seventy-one, and was baptized on the twenty-first day of
May, one thousand eight hundred and seventy-two, by me, Henry W. Nye
Witnesses:
Andrew (his x mark) Hall and Abigail (her x mark) Hall
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Livingstone & Todd Married:
Elmer Livingstone, of the Township of Shefford, bachelor, and Mary Jane Todd, of the
Township of Brome, widow, were married by license, this fifteenth day of October, in the
year of our Lord one thousand eight hundred and seventy-two, by me Henry W. Nye
Contracting Parties:
Elmer Livingston and Mary Jane Todd
Witnesses:
Jesse Hastings and Harriet Hastings
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Pas de règistre
pour l'anneé
1873 @ 1878 incl.
Brome, Church of England in Canada St. John 1879
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Register for 1879
Church of England
O.K. at
West Brome & Iron Hill
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This Book containing Twenty two folios or double pages was this day presented by the
Reverend Ernest John Houghton Minister of the Church of England at West Brome &
Iron Hill in the District of Bedford, to serve as a Register of the Acts of Baptisms,
Marriages and Burials to be by him performed or his successors in office in the said
Churches during the year one thousand eight hundred and seventy nine, only, and was
this day paraphed by me the undersigned Clerk of the Circuit Court in and for the County
of Brome in the said District of Bedford and authenticated with the Seal of the said Court.
Done at the court House at Knowlton, where the sittings of the Circuit Court for said
County are held, this Seventh day of February-one thousand eight hundred & seventy
nine. J. M. Lefebre Clerk said Court
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Baptism Craig:
Emma Melinda, adopted daughter of Rufus and Nancy Craig of West Brome, was born in
Sweetsburgh on the twenty eighth day of February, Anno Domini Eighteen hundred and
seventy seven and was baptized by me on the twenty second of July - Anno Domini
Eighteen Hundred and Seventy Nine. Wm. Ross Brown Priest
Foster Parents:
Rufus (his x mark) Craig and Nancy Craig
God Mother:
Lorana E. Goad
God Father:
Murray Palmer
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Mandigo Baptism:
Clifford Eugene, son of Isaac Isaiah Mandigo, farmer of the Township of Brome, and of
his wife Nettie Shufelt, was born on the Second February Anno Domini; Eighteen
Hundred and Seventy Nine and was baptized by me on the fifteenth day of June in the
same year, Edward Roberts and his wife Anna being sponsors and who have with us
signed their names. Wm. Ross Brown Priest
Parents:
Isaac I. Mandigo and Nettie Mandigo
Sponsors:
Edward Roberts and Anna Roberts
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Burial Bump Steaddy:
Lydia Bump, wife of Zeb Steaddy of the Township of Brome, Labourer, died of
consumption on the fifth day of December: Anno Domini: Eighteen Hundred and
Seventy Nine and was in the burying ground of Holy Trinity Church, Iron-Hill, on the
Seventh day of same month. Her age thirty five years last May.
Wm Ross Brown Priest
Witnesses:
Kici *last name illegible* and Ellena Barnum