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Robert John MCCRUM

Robert John MCCRUM

Male - 1917

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  • Name Robert John MCCRUM 
    Born Whittier Ridge. Saint Patrick, Charlotte, NB Find all individuals with events at this location  [1
    Gender Male 
    Birth 1841  [2
    Birth May 1841  NB Find all individuals with events at this location  [3
    Birth 19 May 1841  NB Find all individuals with events at this location  [4
    Birth 19 May 1841  [5, 6, 7, 8
    Baptism 2 Apr 1842  Presbyterian Church, Charlotte, NB Find all individuals with events at this location  [5
    Birth [1841]  NB Find all individuals with events at this location  [9
    Birth [1842]  NB Find all individuals with events at this location  [10, 11
    Birth [1843]  NB Find all individuals with events at this location  [12, 13
    Residence 1851  Saint Patrick, Charlotte, NB Find all individuals with events at this location  [10
    • William Mcbrien
      in the 1851 Census of Canada East, Canada West, New Brunswick, and Nova Scotia
      Name: William Mcbrien
      Gender: Male
      Age: 51
      Estimated birth year: abt 1801
      Relation to Head of House: Husband
      Spouse's Name: Jane Mcbrien
      Race: Irish
      Province: New Brunswick
      District: Charlotte County
      Sub-district: St Patrick
      Sub-District Number: 20
      William Mcbrien 51 Irish Farmer 1827
      Jane Mcbrien 39 Irish 1827
      Letitia Mcbrien 20 Native
      Jeame Mcbrien 18
      Thomas Mcbrien 15
      William Mcbrien 12
      Robert J Mcbrien 9
      Samuel J McCrum 7
      James McCrum 4
      David McCrum 1/12
      Benjamin McCrum 1/12
      Year: 1851; Census Place: St Patrick, Charlotte County, New Brunswick; Schedule: I; Roll: C_995; Page: 62; Line: 1
    Occupation 1861  [9
    by Labour 
    Religion 1861  [9
    Presbyterian 
    Residence 1861  Saint Patrick, Charlotte, NB Find all individuals with events at this location  [9
    • William Mc Crumb
      in the 1861 Census of Canada
      Name: William Mc Crumb
      Gender: Male
      Age: 61
      Birth Year: 1800
      Spouse's Name: Jane Mc Crumb
      Home in 1861: St. Patrick, Charlotte, New Brunswick
      Race: Irish
      Religion: Presbyterian
      Film Number: C-1001
      Page Number: 27
      William Mc Crumb 61 Irish Farmer Presbyterian 2 children in school
      Jane Mc Crumb 53 Irish
      Johanna Mc Crumb 27 Native
      Thomas Mc Crumb 25 Native Farmer Presbyterian
      William Mc Crumb 23 Native Farmer P
      Robert J Mc Crumb 20 N by laborer P
      Samuel J Mc Crumb 17 Laborer P
      James Mc Crumb 14 Laborer P
      David Mc Crumb 11 Twins
      Benjamin Mc Crumb 11 Twins
      Library and Archives Canada; Ottawa, Ontario, Canada; Census Returns For 1861; Roll: C-1001
    Assessed 20 Jun 1862  Saint Patrick, Charlotte, NB Find all individuals with events at this location  [14
    • At father's place.
    Assessed 1863  Saint Patrick, Charlotte, NB Find all individuals with events at this location  [14
    • At father's place.
    Assessed 27 Jun 1864  Saint Patrick, Charlotte, NB Find all individuals with events at this location  [14
    • At father's place.
    Assessed 14 Jun 1865  Saint Patrick, Charlotte, NB Find all individuals with events at this location  [14
    • At father's place.
    Assessed 5 Jun 1866  Saint Patrick, Charlotte, NB Find all individuals with events at this location  [14
    • At father's place.
    Occupation 6 Apr 1871  [12
    Laborer 
    Religion 6 Apr 1871  [12
    Church of Scotland 
    Residence 6 Apr 1871  Saint Patrick, Charlotte, NB Find all individuals with events at this location  [12
    • William Mccrum
      in the 1871 Census of Canada
      Name: William Mccrum
      Gender: Male
      Age: 67
      Birth Year: abt 1804
      Birth Place: Ireland
      Marital Status: Married
      Religion: Church Of Scotland
      Origin: Irish
      Province: New Brunswick
      District: Charlotte
      District Number: 175
      Subdistrict: St Patrick
      Subdistrict Number: e
      William Mccrum 67 Ireland Church of SCotland Irish Rigger
      Jane Mccrum 60 Ireland
      Robert J Mccrum 28 NB Labourer
      James Mccrum 24 NB Labourer
      David Mccrum 21 NB Labourer
      Benjamin Mccrum 21 NB Labourer
      Year: 1871; Census Place: St Patrick, Charlotte, New Brunswick; Roll: C-10375; Page: 9; Family No: 36
    Residence 16 Sep 1878  Saint Patrick, Charlotte, NB Find all individuals with events at this location  [15
    Occupation 21 Apr 1881  [13
    Farmer 
    Religion 21 Apr 1881  [13
    C Presbyterian 
    Residence 21 Apr 1881  Saint Patrick, Charlotte, NB Find all individuals with events at this location  [13
    Occupation 8 Apr 1891  [11
    Farmer 
    Religion 8 Apr 1891  [11
    C Presbyterian 
    Residence 8 Apr 1891  Saint Patrick, Charlotte, NB Find all individuals with events at this location  [11
    Occupation 19 Feb 1901  [1
    Farmer 
    Residence 19 Feb 1901  Rollingdam, Dumbarton, Charlotte, NB Find all individuals with events at this location  [1
    Occupation 1 Apr 1901  [4
    Farmer 
    Religion 1 Apr 1901  [4
    Presbyterian 
    Residence 1 Apr 1901  Saint Patrick, Charlotte, NB Find all individuals with events at this location  [4
    Occupation 1903  [16
    Farmer 
    Residence 1903  Elmsville, Saint Patrick, Charlotte, NB Find all individuals with events at this location  [16
    Occupation 1911  [3
    Farmer 
    Religion 1911  [3
    Presbyterian 
    Residence 1911  Whittier Ridge, Saint Patrick, Charlotte, NB Find all individuals with events at this location  [3
    Death 2 Sep 1917  [6, 8
    Died 2 Sep 1917  Rollingdam, Dumbarton, Charlotte, NB Find all individuals with events at this location  [2, 7, 17
    • St Croix Courier
      DIED:
      September 6, 1917
      MCCRUM - At Rolling Dam, Robert J. McCrum, aged 76 years.
      OBIT: At his home at Rollingdam, Sunday, Sept 2 after a short illness, death resulting from an affliction he carried through his life. Born at Whittier Ridge, May 1841. Leaves widow and 8 children:
      Mrs Wall, Yarmouth Nova Scotia
      Mrs Sl Carson, Chilliwack, BC
      Mrs Lloyd Budd, Chilliwack, BC
      Mrs Oscar Johnson of Rollingdam
      Mrs Harold Johnson of St Stephen
      Mrs Myrtle McCrum, Framingham, MA
      Gunner Guy C McCrum, 58th Howitzer Battery, Now in England
      Lloyd McCrum, at Home
      Funeral, Tuesday after from residence, Interred at Rollingdam, Rev Mr Chandler
      Pallbearers, Alfred, Edward, Loren McCrum, & Sl Hewitt
    Buried Rollingdam United Church Cemetery, Rollingdam, Dumbarton, Charlotte, NB Find all individuals with events at this location  [8
    Person ID I220  4 February 2018
    Last Modified 29 Nov 2016 

    Father William MCCRUM,   b. 1800, Antrim, Ireland Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 11 Dec 1882, Whittier Ridge, Saint Patrick, Charlotte, NB Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 82 years) 
    Mother Jane HALL,   b. [1812], Ireland Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 15 Jan 1894, Saint Patrick, Charlotte, NB Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Married 8 Jun 1829  [Anglican] St Andrews, St Andrews, Charlotte, NB Find all individuals with events at this location  [15
    • William McCreen
      New Brunswick Provincial Marriages 1789-1950
      Name William McCreen
      Event Type Marriage
      Event Place , , New Brunswick, Canada
      Gender Male
      Spouse's Name Jane Hall
      Spouse's Gender Female
      Page 197
      "New Brunswick Provincial Marriages 1789-1950," database with images, FamilySearch (https://familysearch.org/ark:/61903/1:1:QVBF-F6WD : 6 March 2015), William McCreen and Jane Hall, ; citing , , New Brunswick, Canada, p. 197, Provincial Archives of New Brunswick, Fredericton; FHL microfilm 845,794.
      Marriages Solemnized in the Parish of St Andrews in the County of Charlotte in the Year 1829
      Wm McCreen of this Parish and Jane Hall of this Parish were married in this parish with consent of the parent of the young woman this Eighth Day of June in the Year one thousand eight hundred and twenty nine
      By me Jerome Alley Rector
      This marriage was Solemnized Between us
      Will McCreen
      Jane Hall [Her mark]
      In the presence of
      Hugh Dickson
      William Patterson
      Recd and Regd 9th June 1829
    • William Patterson b 1795 Scotland i 1817 Watchmaker d St John 1852
      Hugh Dixon b 1797 Ireland i 1818 m Sarah r St Andrews
    • https://registers.nbgstwo.ca/display_record/MC223-S2-6F2-0099_marriage_0020
      NBGS Anglican Registers Project V2
      Data Source
      Record Key MC223-S2-6F2-0099_marriage_0020
      Register MC223-S2-6F2
      Spreadsheet Id MC223-S2-6F2_1
      Image Id/Sheet Name MC223-S2-6F2-0099
      Record Number 0020
      Event Type Marriage
      Event Date 1829-06-08
      Record Data Fields
      Recordid 2
      Entry number 227
      Groom given name Willm
      Groom surname McCrum
      Groom residence Parish of St Andrews, Charlotte Co
      Bride given name Jane
      Bride surname Hall
      Bride residence Parish of St Andrews, Charlotte Co
      Event location Parish of St Andrews, Charlotte Co
      Event day 8
      Event month Jun
      Event year 1829
      Marriage type Licence
      Licence number
      Consentors Parent of the young woman
      1st witness Hugh Dickson
      2nd witness William Patterson
      Officiant Jerome Alley - Rector
      Notes Bride - her "X" mark
      Date created 2019-11-21 16:18:36

      Willm McCrum of this Parish and Jane Hall of this Parish were married in this Parish by License with Consent of the parent of the young woman this eighth Day of June in the Year One thousand eight hundred and twenty nine
      By me Jerome Alley Rector
      This Marriag was solemnnized between us
      W McCrum
      Jane Hall Her mark
      In the Presence of Hugh Dickson
      William Patterson
      No 227
    Family ID F73  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

    Family Rachel Jane HEWITT,   b. McMinn, Saint Patrick, Charlotte, NB Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 13 Feb 1918, Calais Hospital, Church Street, Calais, Washington, ME Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Married 16 Sep 1878  Bayside, Charlotte, NB Find all individuals with events at this location  [15, 18, 19
    • Robert J. McCrum of the Parish of Saint Patrick and County of Charlotte and Rachel Hewitt of the same Parish and County were married by Liscense this sixteenth day of Septmeber in the year of our Lord One Thousand eight hundred and seventy eight by me

      William Millen
      Presbytarian Minister
      This marriage was solemnized between us
      Robert J. McCrum
      Rachel Hewitt

      In the Presence of
      Agnes Milligan
      Martha Millen

      m. Bay Side (Charlotte Co.) 16th inst., by Rev. Wm Millen, Robert J. McCRUM / Miss Rachel HEWITT, both of St. Patrick
      26 September 1878 COURIER

      m. Bay Side (Charlotte Co.) 16th inst., by Rev. Wm Millen, Robert McCRUM / Miss Rachel HEWITT both of St. Patrick.
      19 September 1878 PILOT
    Children 
     1. Clara Mabel MCCRUM,   b. 29 Jun 1887, Boyd Road, Rollingdam, Dumbarton, Charlotte, NB Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 10 Jul 1979, St Stephen, St Stephen, Charlotte, NB Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 92 years)
     2. Hester Elizabeth MCCRUM,   b. 26 Jul 1879,   d. August 1973, Yarmouth, NS Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 94 years)
     3. Sarah Jane MCCRUM,   b. 3 Jan 1881, NB Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 19 Apr 1950, Chilliwack, BC Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 69 years)
     4. Elsie Marie MCCRUM,   b. 22 Feb 1884, NB Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. September 1972, Milltown, St Stephen, Charlotte, NB Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 88 years)
     5. Guy Chester MCCRUM,   b. 26 Oct 1891, NB Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 19 Jan 1975  (Age 83 years)
     6. Adelaide Mildred MCCRUM,   b. 26 Mar 1894, Rollingdam, Dumbarton, Charlotte, NB Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 19 Feb 1983, Rollingdam, Dumbarton, Charlotte, NB Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 88 years)
     7. Myrtle Victoria MCCRUM,   b. 16 Jun 1897, Saint Patrick, Charlotte, NB Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 25 Sep 1977, Norwood, Norfolk, MA Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 80 years)
     8. Lloyd George Baldwin MCCRUM,   b. 19 Feb 1901, Rollingdam, Dumbarton, Charlotte, NB Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 17 Jul 1992, Natick, MA Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 91 years)
    Family ID F55  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

  • Notes 
    • Baptism (index): Robert Jones McCrumb s Willliam m Jane
      Birth record of Adelaide: Robert John
      Birth record of Clara: Robert John
      Birth record of Lloyd: Robert John
      Birth record of Myrtle: Robert
      NB Cemeteries: Robert John
      PANB Vitals: Nil
      ME Deaths: Nil
      Civil War: Nil

      Gram 5 February 2011
      Grandpa McCrum with his large farm only had two boys. So, Gram says, the girls had to do the work such as haying and herding the cattle. Her mother Clara even had to move the cattle in the morning before going to school.
    • Volume 8 Page 461
      No 314 Deed
      Donald Clark baker St Andrews
      William McCrum Jr yeoman Saint Patrick
      $350

      Volume 8 Page 461
      No 315 Mortgage
      20 May 1861
      William McCrum Junior Saint Patrick yeoman
      Donald Clark St Andrews Baker
      Deeded the same day Clark to McCrum
      $250
      on the eastern side of the Digdeguash River in Saint Patrick being parcel of two tracts of lands formerly granted to Eliza Curry and David Wyer (22 August 1818)
      thence conveyed to the late Christopher Scott
      270 acres
      Parts of Lot 6 to David Wyer and Lot 7 to Eliza Curry

      Volume 11 Page 250
      No 219
      30 August 1864
      William McCrum Jr Digdeguash
      Robert John McCrum Digdeguash Yeoman
      $130
      100 acres
      All that piece or parcel of land situate lyling and being on the east side of the Digdeguash River
      off the south side of William McCrum's land and adjoining lands owned and occupied by Boyd and Maxwell

      Volume 19 Page 500
      Deed
      9 October 1869
      Robert John McCrum Saint Patrick Labourer
      Samuel McCrum Saint Patrick Farmer
      $50
      50 acres
      East half of that lot of land purchased by me from William McCrum on the 30 August 1864
      adjoining land owned by Maxwell

      Volume 20 Page 205
      No 161
      29 August 1871
      William McCrum Saint Patrick Farmer and Rebecca
      Robert McCrum Saint Patrick Farmer
      $50
      Commencing on the Boyd Road at the line between Robert and William McCrum thence along said line in an easterly direction until it shall comprehend 25 acres by running cross the whole width of the said William McCrum's land reserving 1 rod in width for s road down along the Parks line.

      17 October 1896
      Joseph Hill Dumbaron farmer, his wife Sarah E and Herbert W Hill Dumbarton farmer
      Robert McCrum Saint Patrick
      $100
      100 acres
      Beginning on the easterly bank of the Digdeguash River in the southwest angle of the lot formerly owned by the late James Cockburn
      along the Cockburn line to the highway leading from the Digdeguash Mills over Whitter Ridge
      southerly parellel with the road 54 rods
      then parallel with the Cockburn line to the river
      then northerly up the river

  • Sources 
    1. [S3743] Birth Record of Lloyd G McCrum, New Brunswick Department of Health, (b 19 February 1901 reg 11 April 1969).

    2. [S165] Vital Statistics in the St Croix Courier, St Croix Courier, (Charlotte County Genweb).

    3. [S876] Census of Canada, 1911, (http://www.collectionscanada.ca/archivianet/1911/006003-100.01-e.html).

    4. [S154] Census of Canada, 1901, Canada, (1901).

    5. [S85] Presbyterian Church, Charlotte County, NB, Presbyterian Church, Charlotte County, NB, (http://www.rootsweb.com/~nbstpatr/stpa4a.htm).

    6. [S3721] Descendants of William McCrum and Jane Hall, Linda Rae McCrum Paxman, (Rcd 16 January 2012 ["15-20 years old"]).

    7. [S99] Johnson Family Record, Attributed to Alice Johnson.

    8. [S23] New Brunswick Cemeteries Online, Provincial Archives of New Brunswick, (http://archives.gnb.ca/APPS/NBCemeteries/?L=EN).

    9. [S101] Census of Charlotte County, NB 1861, Province of New Brunswick, (New Brunswick Genealogical Society, Charlotte Branch, 1999).

    10. [S5] Census of New Brunswick 1851, Library and Archives of Canada, (http://www.collectionscanada.ca/archivianet/1851/index-e.html).

    11. [S119] Census of Canada, 1891, Ancestry.com, (http://content.ancestry.com/iexec/?htx=List&dbid=1274&enc=1&offerid=0%3a7858%3a0).

    12. [S16] Census of Canada, 1871, Ancestry.com.

    13. [S8] Census of Canada, 1881, Ancestry.com.

    14. [S836] Charlotte County, NB Tax Assessment Books, Charlotte County, NB.

    15. [S170] Charlotte County Marriage Register, Charlotte County, NB.

    16. [S622] McAlpine's Directory of New Brunswick, 1903, McAlpine's, (1903).

    17. [S106] Letter from Alice Johnson, Alice Johnson, (December 1, 1994).

    18. [S105] Marriage Record of Robert John McCrum and Rachel Jane Hewitt, Marriage Record.

    19. [S123] Vital Statistics in New Brunswick Newspapers, Daniel F Johnson, (http://archives.gnb.ca/APPS/NewspaperVitalStats/Default.aspx?L=EN).