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Robert HEWITT

Robert HEWITT

Male 1834 - 1870  (35 years)

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  • Name Robert HEWITT 
    Born 16 Apr 1834  Saint Patrick, Charlotte, NB Find all individuals with events at this location  [1
    Gender Male 
    Baptism 30 May 1835  Greenoch Presbyterian, St Andrews, Charlotte, NB Find all individuals with events at this location  [1
    • Greenoch Presbyterian Church Records
      St Andrews, NB
      transcribed by Shirley O'Neill

      https://archives.gnb.ca/Documents/CountyGuides/Charlotte_en-CA.pdf
      Greenoch Presbyterian Church Records
      Records 1824-1985 Film F11974

      21 September 1830 Mary d James Hewitt m Jane b 15 February 1830
      8 September 1832 William s James Hewitt m Jane b 25 March 1832
      30 May 1835 Robert s James Hewitt m Jane b 16 April 1834 St Patricks
      30 May 1835 Ann d James Hewitt m Jane b 25 May 1835 St Patricks
      2 September 1841 John s James Hewitt m Jane b 3 July 1841
      1 August 1831 Mary Ann d Robert Hewitt m Ann b 27 July 1831
      31 December 1869 Ethel Gertrude d Samuel Hewitt m Jane Agnes b 1 August 1869 Dumbarton
      2 September 1877 Bessie Mabel d Samuel Hewitt m M b 20 May 1877 Rolling Dam
      17 November 1872 Samuel Walter s Samuel Hewitt m Jane Ray b 19 October - Rolling Dam
    Birth [1833]  NB Find all individuals with events at this location  [2
    Birth [1834]  NB Find all individuals with events at this location  [3
    Birth [APRIL 1834]  [4
    Birth Dumbarton, Charlotte, NB Find all individuals with events at this location 
    • See birth Leila
    Occupation 1851  [2
    Lumberer 
    Residence 1851  Saint Patrick, Charlotte, NB Find all individuals with events at this location  [2
    • James Hewett
      in the 1851 Census of Canada East, Canada West, New Brunswick, and Nova Scotia
      Name: James Hewett
      Gender: Male
      Age: 42
      Estimated birth year: abt 1810
      Relation to Head of House: Husband
      Spouse's Name: Jane Hewett
      Race: Irish
      Province: New Brunswick
      District: Charlotte County
      Sub-district: St Patrick
      Sub-District Number: 20
      James Hewett 42 Irish Farmer 1818
      Jane Hewett 43 Irish 1818
      Adam Hewett 24 Native Lumber
      James Hewett 22 Native Lumber
      William Hewett 20 Native Lumber
      Robert Hewett 18 Native Lumber
      Samuel Hewett 14
      John Hewett 5
      Mary Hewett 19
      Nancy Hewett 17
      Betsy J Hewett 10
      Elizabeth Hewett 12
      Year: 1851; Census Place: St Patrick, Charlotte County, New Brunswick; Schedule: I; Roll: C_995; Page: 45; Line: 10
    Assessed 13 Jun 1860  Dumbarton, Charlotte, NB Find all individuals with events at this location  [5
    Occupation 1861  [3
    General Laborer 
    Religion 1861  [3
    Presbyterian 
    Residence 1861  Dumbarton, Charlotte, NB Find all individuals with events at this location  [3
    • James Hewett
      in the 1861 Census of Canada
      Name: James [James Hewett]
      Gender: Male
      Age: 54
      Birth Year: 1807
      Spouse's Name: Jane
      Home in 1861: Dumbarton, Charlotte, New Brunswick
      Race: Irish
      Religion: Church of England
      Film Number: C-1000
      Page Number: 3
      James Hewett 54 Irish Farmer Proprietor Church of England
      Jane Hewett 51 Irish Presbyterian
      Robert Hewett 27 Native General labourer P
      Saml Hewett 24 Native G labourer P
      Betsy Hewett 20 Native
      John A Hewett 14
      Edgar Hewett 0
      Sarah Cookson 23 Lodger Native Shoe maker Baptist
      Library and Archives Canada; Ottawa, Ontario, Canada; Census Returns For 1861; Roll: C-1000
    Assessed 19 Jun 1861  Dumbarton, Charlotte, NB Find all individuals with events at this location  [5
    Assessed 20 Jun 1862  Dumbarton, Charlotte, NB Find all individuals with events at this location  [5
    Assessed 30 Jun 1863  Dumbarton, Charlotte, NB Find all individuals with events at this location  [5
    Assessed 20 Jun 1866  Dumbarton, Charlotte, NB Find all individuals with events at this location  [5
    Aged 3 Feb 1870  35 years 10 months Find all individuals with events at this location  [4
    Occupation 3 Feb 1870  [6
    Yeoman 
    Residence 3 Feb 1870  Dumbarton, Charlotte, NB Find all individuals with events at this location  [6
    Died 3 Feb 1870  [4, 6
    Buried Rollingdam Baptist Cemetery, Rollingdam, Dumbarton, NB Find all individuals with events at this location  [4
    Person ID I315  4 February 2018
    Last Modified 11 Feb 2013 

    Father James HEWITT,   b. Belfast, Down, Ireland Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 27 Dec 1881, Rollingdam, Dumbarton, Charlotte, NB Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Mother Jane O'NEIL,   b. [1804], Antrim, Ireland Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 16 Apr 1886 
    Married C 1826 
    Residence McCann's Corner, Rollingdam, Dumbarton, Charlotte, NB Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Family ID F79  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

    Family Sarah E COOKSON,   b. Bayside, St Andrews, Charlotte, NB Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 20 Oct 1864, St Andrews, St Andrews, Charlotte, NB Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Children 
     1. Edward HEWITT,   b. [OCTOBER 1861],   d. 18 Sep 1865
     2. Lelia Ada HEWITT,   b. 18 Aug 1862, St Andrews, Charlotte, NB Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 1943  (Age 80 years)
     3. Charles HEWITT,   b. [1866],   d. October 1870, Dumbarton, Charlotte, NB Find all individuals with events at this location
    Family ID F2330  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

  • Notes 
    • Charlotte marriages: Nil
      Mortality Schedule of the 1871 Census: Nil
      Johnson's Vitals: Nil
      NB Cemeteries: Edward Hewitt
      Civil War: Nil
    • Probate file: Robert Hewett
      1. 14 July 1870 Petition of James Hewitt of Dumbarton that letters of administration of the estate of Robert be given him
      Robert leaves no widow, 1 female child ae 8 years, 5 brother James, Adam, William, Samuel, John, 3 married sisters

      2. Inventory taker appointment
      Daniel Creely, Esquire, Dumbarton
      John Cassilis, yeoman, St Patrick
      14 July 1870

      3. Administrators bond Estate Robert Hewett
      14 July 1870
      James Hewitt yeoman Saint Patrick
      George Wrigley yeoman Saint Patrick

      4. Inventory

      The following is a correct inventor to the best of our knowledge of all the property the late Robert Hewett of Dumbarton deceased possessed of within the Province:

      Amount of mortgage and notes of hand for the several payment of the same due by one John Sinker $650.00

      Amount due on a mortgage from one Edward McLaughlin $25.00

      Amount due on notes of hand from one James Montgomery $54.00

      Balance de on note of hand by one Adam Hewitt $30.00

      Amount of note of hand due by one James Cathcart $40.00

      Amount of note of hand due by one William Wilson Jr $9.00

      Balance due on one Thomas C Wilson's note of hand $6.95

      Totoal amount of book accounts $360.82

      Amount of goods and effects about the premises and elsewhere $28.68
    • 4 July 1865
      Frederick A Morrison St John Barrister at Law
      Robert Hewitt Dumbarton farmer
      $100
      Formerly granted to Hector Morrison
      Lot 2
      300 acres (excepting a portion granted to James Hewitt by Frederick Morrison)

      28 November 1865
      Robert Hewitt to Samuel Hewitt
      Robert Hewitt Dumbarton farmer
      Samuel Hewitt Dumbarton farmer
      same as above
      $500
      mortgaged to Robert Hewitt

      28 July 1869
      Samuel Hewitt Dumbarton farmer
      William Hewitt Dumbarton farmer
      mortgage $200
      same as above

      Robert Hewitt to John Sinker
      Robert Hewitt Dumbarton trader
      John Sinker Dumbarton labourer
      $650
      one store and aisle and rough shed attached also one barn
      standing on an angle of land formed by the Rollingdam and Meadow roads
      lands belonging to my father James Hewitt
      and opposite or north of William Toal's store
      11 January 1870
      mortgaged to Robert Hewitt

  • Sources 
    1. [S528] Greenoch Presbyterian Church, St Andrews, St Andrews, Charlotte, NB, As transcribed by Shirley O'Neill & Nancy Burnham.

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

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

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

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

    6. [S2914] Probate File of Robert Hewett, Charlotte County Probate Court.