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John C GREENLAW

John C GREENLAW

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  • Name John C GREENLAW 
    Born NB Find all individuals with events at this location 
    • Census 1880: William, Jane
    Gender Male 
    Baptism 5 Dec 1796  All Saints Anglican, St Andrews, Charlotte, NB Find all individuals with events at this location  [1
    • Samuel Andrews Anglican
      05 Dec 1796 Grenlaw John s of Mr Grenlaw Greenlaw 12
      05 Dec 1796 Grenlaw Elizabeth Jane d of Mr Grenlaw Greenlaw 12
    Birth [1796] 
    • Petition 1826 ae 30 years
    Birth [1791-1800]  [2
    Birth NS Find all individuals with events at this location 
    • Death Josephine
    Birth Canada Find all individuals with events at this location 
    • Census 1900: Jane
    Residence 29 Jul 1819  St Andrews, Charlotte, NB Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Petition 4 Aug 1826  [St Andrews, Charlotte, NB] Find all individuals with events at this location 
    • Index to Land Petitions: Original Series, 1783-1918 (RS108)
      Name GREENLAW, JOHN
      Year 1826
      County Charlotte
      Microfilm F4205
      https://www.familysearch.org/search/catalog/78954?availability=Family%20History%20Library
      Land petitions, 1783-1857
      Authors: New Brunswick. Crown Land Office
      1826 Giberson, John Jr. - 1826 Maximen, Simon
      Family History Library
      United States & Canada Film
      1289001
      8191306
      https://www.familysearch.org/search/film/008191306?cat=78954
      [170/818]
      John C Greenlaw
      ae 30 [1796]
      married with 3 children
      4 August 1826

      on Reserve Number Two in the county of Charlotte, commencing at the Southerly Line of a Lot applied for by his Father Ebenezer Greenlow thence extending southerly 25 chains thence Easterly as Sufficient distance to contain 200 Acres as will appear by a reference to the plan of the late Survey the Reserve in Charlotte
      And your petitioner further respectfully prays that he may be included in the Same Grant with George Hitchings, Leonard Bartlett, Leonard C Bartlett, William Vance, and Ebenezer Greenlaw whose Lands now applied for be near his
    Assessed 22 Apr 1831  St Andrews (Country), Charlotte, NB Find all individuals with events at this location 
    • Assessment of the Parish of Saint Andrews in the County of Charlotte in pursuance of Warrants of the General Sessions of the Peace in said County to levy the sum of one hundred and ninety three pounds fifteen shillings for the purpose of building a new Gaol and also the sum of one hundred pounds for the support of the Poor in said Parish dated the 22nd day of April 1831.
      Country
      Names: John Greenlaw
      Poll Tax: - 1 3
      Real Estate:
      Personal Estate: 30
      Annual Income: 30
      Amount of Property at 20 per cent: 10
      Rate to be Assessed:
      Total Assessment: - 4 7
    Residence August 1832  [Chamcook, St Andrews, Charlotte, NB] Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Residence 1840  Charlotte, Washington, ME Find all individuals with events at this location  [2
    • 1840 United States Federal Census
      Name: John C Greenlaw
      Home in 1840 (City, County, State): Charlotte, Washington, Maine
      Free White Persons - Males - Under 5: 1 [Joseph]
      Free White Persons - Males - 5 thru 9: 1
      Free White Persons - Males - 10 thru 14: 1 [Ebenezer]
      Free White Persons - Males - 40 thru 49: 1 [John]
      Free White Persons - Females - Under 5: 1
      Free White Persons - Females - 5 thru 9: 1 [Jane]
      Free White Persons - Females - 15 thru 19: 1 [1821-1825]
      Free White Persons - Females - 20 thru 29: 1 [1811-1820] [Rosanna?]
      Free White Persons - Females - 30 thru 39: 1 [Abigail]
      Persons Employed in Agriculture: 3
      Free White Persons - Under 20: 6
      Free White Persons - 20 thru 49: 3
      Total Free White Persons: 9
      Total All Persons - Free White, Free Colored, Slaves: 9
      Total All Persons - Free White, Free Colored, Slaves: 9
      Year: 1840; Census Place: Charlotte, Washington, Maine; Roll: 152; Page: 46; Image: 96; Family History Library Film: 0009709
    Died Bef 1850 CENSUS? 
    Person ID I43636  4 February 2018
    Last Modified 28 Oct 2018 

    Father Ebenezer GREENLAW,   b. [Deer Isle, Hancock, ME] Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 1848-1851 
    Mother Ann,   b. [1775], St Andrews, Charlotte, NB Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 13 Jan 1867, [St Andrews, Charlotte, NB] Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Married C 1793 
    • Married by Henry Goldsmith Esq?
    Married [1784-C 1794] 
    Family ID F12917  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

    Family Abigail GREENLAW,   b. *[1800],   d. Bef 1850 CENSUS? 
    Married 29 Jul 1819  St Andrews, Charlotte, NB Find all individuals with events at this location  [1
    • John Greenlaw
      New Brunswick Provincial Marriages 1789-1950
      Name John Greenlaw
      Event Type Marriage
      Event Date 29 Jul 1819
      Event Place St Andrews, , New Brunswick, Canada
      Gender Male
      Spouse's Name Abigail Greenlaw
      Spouse's Gender Female
      Certificate Number 129
      Page 30
      "New Brunswick Provincial Marriages 1789-1950," database with images, FamilySearch (https://familysearch.org/ark:/61903/1:1:QVBF-F5NM : 6 March 2015), John Greenlaw and Abigail Greenlaw, 29 Jul 1819; citing St Andrews, , New Brunswick, Canada, p. 30, Provincial Archives of New Brunswick, Fredericton; FHL microfilm 845,794.
      p 30 No 129
      John Greenlaw of this parish and Abigail Greenlaw of this parish were married in this parish by License with consent this twenty ninth day of July in the year of our Lord one thousand eight hundred and nineteen
      by me Jerome Alley Missionary
      This marriage was solemnized between us
      John Greenlaw
      Abigail Greenlaw [Mark]
      In the presence of
      James Greenlaw
      John Rigby
    • 00/07/1819 John Greenlaw St Andrews Abigail Greenlaw St Andrews James Greenlaw John Rigby JA

      James Greenlaw 43402 s Jonathan Greenlaw m Elizabeth Lamb r Charlotte
      James Greenlaw 43413 s Alexander Greenlaw m Hannah Nason
      James Nason Greenlaw 43534 s James Greenlaw m Abigail Greenlaw r Charlotte

      https://registers.nbgstwo.ca/display_record/MC223-S2-6F2-0071_marriage_0040
      NBGS Anglican Registers Project V2
      Data Source
      Record Key MC223-S2-6F2-0071_marriage_0040
      Register MC223-S2-6F2
      Spreadsheet Id MC223-S2-6F2_1
      Image Id/Sheet Name MC223-S2-6F2-0071
      Record Number 0040
      Event Type Marriage
      Event Date 1819-XX-XX
      Record Data Fields
      Recordid 4
      Entry number 61
      Groom given name John
      Groom surname Greenlaw
      Groom residence Parish of Saint Andrews, Charlotte Co
      Bride given name Abigail
      Bride surname Greenlaw
      Bride residence Parish of Saint Andrews, Charlotte Co
      Event location Parish of Saint Andrews, Charlotte Co
      Event year 1819
      Marriage type Licence
      Consentors Parents
      1st witness James Greenlaw
      2nd witness John Rigby
      Officiant Jerome Alley - Missionary
      Date created 2019-11-21 16:18:36

      Previous Marriage: 20 July 1819
      Next Marriage: 15 August 1819
      County Registration: 29 July 1819
    Children 
     1. Ebenezer F GREENLAW,   b. Charlotte, Washington, ME Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 9 May 1864, [Calais, Washington, ME] Find all individuals with events at this location
     2. Jane E GREENLAW,   b. [AUGUST 1832], Chamcook, St Andrews, Charlotte, NB Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 15 Mar 1905, Codyville Plantation, Washington, ME Find all individuals with events at this location
     3. Joseph Allen GREENLAW,   b. 25 Dec 1838, Charlotte, Washington, ME Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 16 Apr 1864  (Age 25 years)
     4. William Henry GREENLAW,   b. 22 Mar 1841, Charlotte, Washington, ME Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 1 Apr 1881  (Age 40 years)
    Family ID F13007  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

  • Documents
    The Jonathan Greenlaw Problem
    The Jonathan Greenlaw Problem

  • Notes 
    • Assessment 1822: Nil
      Census 1830: Nil
      Census 1840: John C
      Maine Probate: Nil

      Evidence for children
      [Petition 1826: 3 children]
      Ebenezer F: b Charlotte
      Jane E: death record
      Joseph Allen: Charlotte records
      William Henry: Charlotte records
      Josephine: ?
    • Assessment of the Parish of Saint Andrews in the County of Charlotte in pursuance of the General Sessions of the peace for the said County to levy the sums of Three hundred and twenty pounds for Poor rates
      ated the 15th day of April 1822
      Names of persons ratable: John Greenlaw
      oll Tax: - 6 -
      mount at which each person is assessed:
      eal Estate of Non-residents:
      ate thereon per cent: 0 3 6
      otal Assessment: - 6-
    • Charlotte Greenlaws

      James Greenlaw 43402 [s Jonathan Greenlaw m Elizabeth Lamb] m Abigail Greenlaw [d Alexander Greenlaw m Hannah Nason]
      Hannah Greenlaw 43679 [James Greenlaw 43402 m Abigail Greenlaw] m Peter Malloch [s Donald Malloch m Jane Greenlaw d Alexander]
      William Greenlaw 43510 [s William Greenlaw m Elizabeth Blithen] m Hannah Hersey
      John C Greenlaw 43636 [s Ebenezer Greenlaw m Ann] m Abigail Greenlaw [d James Greenlaw m Abigail Greenlaw]
      James Greenlaw 43413 [s James Greenlaw m Abigail Greenlaw]
    • Lot 5 Chamcook Lake

      James Greenlaw [Senior] s Jonathan
      Jonathan Greenlaw s Jonathan
      Walter Greenlaw s Alexander
      James Nason Greenlaw [Junior] s James s Jonathan
      John C Greenlaw s Ebenezer s Ebenezer

      RS686 :: Index to New Brunswick Land Grants, 1784 - 1997
      Name GREENLAW, James [Lot 5 and Lot 11]
      Volume E
      Page 294
      Grant number 571
      Place Saint Andrews
      County Charlotte
      Date 1811-01-03
      Accompanying plan No
      Acres 240
      Microfilm F16304
      Comment 6 Others
      GREENLAW, Jonathan [s Jonathan] 209 acres [Lot 3 79 acres; Lot 7 130 acres]
      GREENLAW, Walter [s Alexander Greenlaw m Hannah Nason] 160 acres [Lot 2 70 acres; Lot 6 90 acres]
      MALLOCK, Donald [m Jane Greenlaw d Alexander Greenlaw m Hannah Nason] 200 acres [Lot 4 90 acres; Lot 10 110 acres]
      RIGBY, Henry [s? John Rigby m Ann] 141 acres [Lot 9 140 acres]
      RIGBY, John * [m Rebecca Greenlaw d Jonathan Greenlaw m Elizabeth Lamb] 210 acres [Lot 1 80 acres; Lot 8 130 acres]
      WHITE, Amos 240 acres [Lot 12 240 acres]

      Volume D Page 289 [293/473]
      No 293
      Mortgage
      1 March 1813
      James Greenlaw yeoman St Andrews [m Abigail Greenlaw s Jonathan Greenlaw m Elizabeth Lamb]
      Daniel McMaster Esquire St Andrews
      75 pounds 2 shillings 5 1/2 pence
      St Andrews Lot 5 grant to John Rigby and others
      140 acres
      Chamcook Lake
      James Greenlaw [SS]
      Wit: Harris Hatch, James McMaster

      Volume L Page 219 [241/553]
      No 182
      James Greenlaw Senr
      James Greenlaw Junr
      24 October 1831
      140 acres
      Lot 5
      north by lands held by Henry Rigby
      east by Second Chamcook Lake
      south by lands formerly granted to Daniel Mallock now held by Hugh Wylie
      west by lands held by Mrs Bradford
      James Greenlaw Senr [SS]
      Wit: William Cookson, John C Greenlaw [s Ebenezer m Ann]

      Volume M Page 189 [192/549]
      No 153
      James Greenlaw St Andrews
      John Wilson Esq St Andrews
      50 pounds
      140 acres
      Second Chamcook Lake
      Lot 5
      excepting and reserving 40 acres on the northeastern part having a front on the Second Lake of 50 rods
      thence back sufficient to contain 40 acres
      - - - [1832]
      James Greenlaw [SS]
      Wit: Albert G Foster, Edwd McCreery

      Volume M Page 358 [361/549]
      No 306
      James Greenlaw St Andrews
      John Wilson Esq St Andrews
      50 pounds
      Lot 5
      11 January 1833
      James Greenlaw [SS]
      Wit: George Hobbs, Constant Dimock

      Volume P Page 332 [335/550]
      No 288
      James Greenlaw farmer Charlotte, Washington, ME
      Thomas McDowall & John McDowall farmers St Andrews
      25 pounds
      Second Chamcook Lake
      Lot 5 St Andrews
      140 acres
      30 May 1836
      James Greenlaw [SS]
      Wit: James Frink, P Stubs Junr

      Volume P Page 271 [274/550]
      No 218
      13 May 1836
      John C Greenlaw farmer St Andrews and wife Abigail [s Ebenezer Greenlaw m Ann]
      Thomas McDouall and John McDouall farmers St Andrews
      quit claim
      Lot 5 140 acres grant to John Rigby and others
      Chamcook Lakes
      John C Greenlaw [SS]
      Abigail Greenlaw [Her mark]
      Wit: George D Street, F B Wilson, William Ker
    • Index to Land Petitions: Original Series, 1783-1918 (RS108)
      Name GREENLAW, JOHN
      Year 1826
      County Charlotte
      Microfilm F4205
      See petition of GREENLAW, JOHN

      To His Excellency Major General Sir Howard Douglas Baronet, Lieutenant-Governor and Commander-in-Chief of the Province of New-Brunswick, etc, etc, etc,

      The Petition of John C Greenlaw a British Subject, born in New Brunswick, has resided always in this Province, aged thirty years, is married, and has Three Children;

      Humbly Sheweth

      That your Petitioner never received any Land from the Crown, and wishes to obtain an allotment of Crown Land, situated on Reserve Number Two in the county of Charlotte commencing at the Southerly Line of a Lot applied for by his Father Ebenezer Greenlaw, thence extending Southerly 25 chains thence Easterly a Sufficient distance to contain 200 Acres as will appear by a reference to the plan of the late Survey of the Reserve in Charlotte.

      And your petitioner further respectfully prays that he may be included in the Same Grant with George Hitchings, Leonard Bartlett, Leonard C Bartlett, William Vance, and Ebenezer Greenlaw whose Lands now applied for be near his.

      That it is his intention forthwith to cultivate and improve the same and to comply in all respects with the Royal Instructions, being of ability so to do, That he has not directly or indirectly bargained, or agreed for the Sale or Transfer of the same to any person whatever. And as in duty bound, your Petitioner will ever pray.

      John C Greenlaw

      Saint Andrews August 4th 182[ ]

      On the Fourth day of August 1826 before me Colin Campbell Esquire, on of His Majesty's Justices of the Peace for the County of Charlotte Personally appeared the above named John C Greenlaw and made Oath, that the several matters set forth in the above Petition are true.

      Colin Campbell J P

      1826 Sept 19

      This situation is vacant unapplied for
      ? ? Sur Genl

      J C Greenlaw
      Land Petition
      August 4th 1826

      29th March 1827
      Complied with paying 1/ per ac

      27th Septr 1826
      Pd
    • https://www.familysearch.org/search/catalog/1451288?availability=Family%20History%20Library
      Maine, Washington, Charlotte, vital records, from 1800
      Vital records, 1800-
      Granite Mountain Record Vault
      United States & Canada Digital
      4280389
      4280389
      https://www.familysearch.org/search/film/004280389?cat=1451288
      [23/91]
      Family of John C and Abigail Greenlaw
      Joseph Allen b 25 December 1838
      William Henry b 22 march 1841

  • Sources 
    1. [S3913] All Saints Angilcan Church Records, St Andrews, NB, Transcribed by Shirley O'Neill.

    2. [S2924] Census, US Federal, 1840, Department of Commerce, (1840).