Rebecca Jane Yardington
ID # 6748, (1837-)
|Birth||Rebecca Jane Yardington was born in 1837 at Brantford.|
|Christening||She was christened in September 1837 at Grace Anglican Church, Brantford.|
|Marriage||She married George Charters Keachie, son of Hugh Keachie and Mary Ann Hope McLaren, on 20 April 1859 at Brantford, Brant Co., Canada West.|
MS248 reel 5, Vol. 1, page 47
Brant County Marriage Register
Extracted from a list of marriages solemnized by James Campbell Usher, Rector of Grace Church, Brantford (Church of England), for the year ending December 31, 1859.
George C. Keachie, 40, residence Brantford (no other personal information given.
Rebecca Yardington, 23, born and residing Brantford. Parents Henry and Mary Ann Yardington.
Witnesses Warren Totten, G. M. Wilson, H. Yardington, all of Brantford.
On 20 April 1859.
See Brant County branch of the Ontario Genealogical Society's publication nbr. 242, Grace Anglican Church Marriages, 1830-1872, page 25. This records George and Rebecca's marriage and identifies George as a widower. It records that the marriage is by license and places it in Brantford.
|Note||Publication 241 of the Brantford Ontario Genealogical Society (PDF format) has an index for the baptism of Rebecca Jane Yardington in September of 1837 at Grace Anglican Church on page 5. Page 5 of your researcher's copy is missing, but see Vital Records of Upper Canada/Canada West, Volume 2: Part 2, Gore District, 1824-1869, compiled by Dan Walker & Fawne Stratford-Devai, Global Heritage Press, 2005. This records the baptism as being in September of 1837 and shows her as the infant daughter of Henry and Mary Anne Yardington.|
|Last Edited||19 Jan 2019|