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William CHALMERS

William CHALMERS

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  • Name William CHALMERS 
    Born [1786] 
    Gender Male 
    Birth [1781] 
    Birth [Woolwich, Lincoln, ME?] Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Residence 14 Oct 1812  Saint Patrick, Charlotte, NB Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Petition 1817 
    • Index to Land Petitions: Original Series, 1783-1918 (RS108)
      Name CHALMERS, WILLIAM
      Year 1817
      County Charlotte
      Microfilm F4180
      See petition of MCKAY, WILLIAM
      Researchers should note that when a 'Name' has been drawn from a petition submitted by someone else or by a group, the 'See Petition of:' column directs them to the name under which the document is filed and microfilmed.
      11 other Petitioner(s) were on this Petition
      ARMSTRONG, JOHN H.
      CAMERON, DUNCAN
      CAMERON, LACHLAN
      CAMERON, WILLIAM
      CARMICHAEL, DUNCAN
      JOHNSTON, ROBERT
      MCFARLAN, DAVID
      MCFARLAN, MALCOLM
      MCKAY, WILLIAM
      SPRAGUES, ABIAL
      SPRAGUES, JEREMIAH
    Petition 1821 
    • Index to Land Petitions: Original Series, 1783-1918 (RS108)
      Name CHALMERS, WILLIAM
      Year 1821
      County Charlotte
      Microfilm F4189
      3 other Petitioner(s) were on this Petition
      ARMSTRONG, J.H.
      DAVIDSON, ELISHA
      DAVIDSON, NATHAN
    Assessed 1823  St David, Charlotte, NB Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Assessed 1831  St David, Charlotte, NB Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Assessed 1844  St David, Charlotte, NB Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Residence [1809]  Woolwich, Lincoln, ME Find all individuals with events at this location 
    • U.S. Citizens who Swore an Oath of Loyalty to King George 111,1810-1817
      Source: "Return of Persons who have come fiom the United States of America to Reside and Settle in the Province of New Brunswick, to whom the Requisite Oaths have been administered by Robert Pagan appointed Commissioner for that purpose in the County of Charlotte," PANB RS 7, "Executive Council: Papers, 1784-1 877: Naturalizations."
      Date of oath: 1812 [sic]
      William Chalmers
      Farmer
      No family
      3 years in NB
      Last place of residence: Woolwich, ME
      place of birth: [Illegible]
      Ceritifed by: D Scofield & D McFarlane
    Residence 1851  St Stephen, Charlotte, NB Find all individuals with events at this location 
    • William Chalmers
      in the 1851 Census of Canada East, Canada West, New Brunswick, and Nova Scotia
      Name: William Chalmers
      Age: 65
      Estimated birth year: abt 1787
      Race: native (Native American)
      Province: New Brunswick
      District: Charlotte County
      Sub-district: St Stephen
      Sub-District Number: 21
      William Chalmers 65 Carpenter

      Year: 1851; Census Place: St Stephen, Charlotte County, New Brunswick; Schedule: I; Roll: C_995; Page: 48; Line: 54
    Residence 1861  St Stephen, Charlotte, NB Find all individuals with events at this location 
    • William Chalmers
      in the 1861 Census of Canada
      Name: William Chalmers
      Gender: Male
      Age: 80
      Birth Year: 1781
      Spouse's Name: Mary Chalmers
      Home in 1861: St. Stephen, Charlotte, New Brunswick
      Race: United States (American)
      Religion: Methodist
      Film Number: C-1001
      Page Number: 22
      William Chalmers 80 United States Laborer Methodist
      Mary Chalmers 65 Native Methodist
      Library and Archives Canada; Ottawa, Ontario, Canada; Census Returns For 1861; Roll: C-1001
    Residence 1871  St Stephen, Charlotte, NB Find all individuals with events at this location 
    • William Chalmers
      in the 1871 Census of Canada
      Name: William Chalmers
      Gender: Male
      Age: 90
      Birth Year: abt 1781
      Birth Place: Nova Scotia
      Marital Status: Widowed
      Religion: Weslyan Methodist
      Origin: English
      Province: New Brunswick
      District: Charlotte
      District Number: 175
      Division: 02
      Subdistrict: St James
      Subdistrict Number: j
      Daniel Morrison 71
      Angus Morrison 34
      Barbara Morrison 31 NB Presbyterian Church LP
      Bell J Morrison 26 Teacher Presbyterian Church LP
      David A Pike 16 US English Presbyterian Church LP Farmer
      William Chalmers 90 US Wesleyan Methodist English Blind from old age
      Year: 1871; Census Place: St James, Charlotte, New Brunswick; Roll: C-10377; Page: 4; Family No: 10
    Person ID I51299  4 February 2018
    Last Modified 12 Jul 2017 

    Father William CHALMERS,   b. [BEFORE 1755],   d. 21 Sep 1838, Albion, Kennebec, ME Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Mother Esther FARNHAM 
    _MARI 11 Mar 1776  Woolwich, Lincoln, ME Find all individuals with events at this location 
    • William Chalmers
      mentioned in the record of William Chalmers and Esther Farnham
      Name William Chalmers
      Spouse's Name Esther Farnham
      Event Date 11 Mar 1776
      Event Place Woolwich, Sagadahoc, Maine
      Citing this Record
      "Maine Marriages, 1771-1907," database, FamilySearch (https://familysearch.org/ark:/61903/1:1:F46J-PPG : 4 December 2014), William Chalmers and Esther Farnham, 11 Mar 1776; citing Woolwich, Sagadahoc, Maine, reference ; FHL microfilm 12,315.
      No image available
      Maine Marriages, 1771-1907
      Indexing Project (Batch) Number M52249-2
      System Origin Maine-EASy
      GS Film number 12315
    Married 20 Mar 1776  Woolwich, Lincoln, ME Find all individuals with events at this location 
    • William Chalmers
      mentioned in the record of William Chalmers and Esther Farnham
      Name William Chalmers
      Spouse's Name Esther Farnham
      Event Date 20 Mar 1776
      Event Place Woolwich,Sagadahoc,Maine
      Citing this Record
      "Maine Marriages, 1771-1907," database, FamilySearch (https://familysearch.org/ark:/61903/1:1:F4NQ-P4H : 4 December 2014), William Chalmers and Esther Farnham, 20 Mar 1776; citing Woolwich,Sagadahoc,Maine, reference ; FHL microfilm 12,314.
      No image available
      Maine Marriages, 1771-1907
      Indexing Project (Batch) Number M52249-1
      System Origin Maine-ODM
      GS Film number 12314
    Family ID F15781  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

    Family 1 Hannah DOUGHERTY,   d. Bef 1850 
    Married 14 Oct 1812  All Saints Anglican, St Andrews, Charlotte, NB Find all individuals with events at this location 
    • 14 Oct 1812 Chalmers William Dougherty Hannah 37
    • Hannah Dougherty
      New Brunswick Provincial Marriages 1789-1950
      Name William Chalmers
      Event Type Marriage
      Event Date 14 Oct 1812
      Event Place Saint Patrick, Charlotte, New Brunswick, Canada
      Gender Male
      Spouse's Name Hannah Dougherty
      Spouse's Gender Female
      Certificate Number 56
      Page 9
      Citing this Record
      "New Brunswick Provincial Marriages 1789-1950," database with images, FamilySearch (https://familysearch.org/ark:/61903/1:1:QVBF-FFQJ : 6 March 2015), William Chalmers and Hannah Dougherty, 14 Oct 1812; citing Saint Patrick, Charlotte, New Brunswick, Canada, p. 9, Provincial Archives of New Brunswick, Fredericton; FHL microfilm 845,794.
      New Brunswick Provincial Marriages 1789-1950
      GS Film Number 000845794
      Digital Folder Number 005418857
      Image Number 00064
      56 1812
      New Brunswick
      William Chalmers of the Parish of Saint Patrick in the County of Charlotte in the Province above named & Hannah Dougherty of the Parish of Saint Andrews and of the County and Province above said were married by Publication and consent of Parents this fourteenth day of October in the Year one thousand Eight Hundred & Twelve by me Saml Andrews Rector of St Andrews Church in the Parish of Saint Andrews
      This Marriage was solemnized between us
      William Chalmbers
      Hannah Dougherty
      In the presence of
      James Russell
      William Hill
    Family ID F15764  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

    Family 2 Mary 
    Married 12 Nov 1850 
    • William Chalmers
      New Brunswick Provincial Marriages 1789-1950
      Name William Chalmers
      Event Type Marriage
      Event Date 12 Nov 1850
      Event Place Saint Stephen, , New Brunswick, Canada
      Gender Male
      Spouse's Name Mary Weston
      Spouse's Gender Female
      Page 261
      Citing this Record
      "New Brunswick Provincial Marriages 1789-1950," database with images, FamilySearch (https://familysearch.org/ark:/61903/1:1:QVBF-NC7T : 6 March 2015), William Chalmers and Mary Weston, 12 Nov 1850; citing Saint Stephen, , New Brunswick, Canada, p. 261, Provincial Archives of New Brunswick, Fredericton; FHL microfilm 845,794.
      New Brunswick Provincial Marriages 1789-1950
      GS Film Number 000845794
      Digital Folder Number 005418857
      Image Number 00517
      New Brunswick
      William Chalmers of Saint Stephens Charlotte County and Mary Weston of the same place were married by license with consent of friends this 12th day of Novr AD 1850 By me G M Burnett
      This marriage was solemnized between us
      William Chalmers
      Mary Weston
      In presence of us
      Daniel Manson
      Eliza Banett
      Recd & Regd 13th June 1851
    Family ID F15780  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

  • Notes 
    • St Andrews Assessment 1822: Nil
      Saint Patrick Assessment 1822: Nil
      Saint Patrick Assessment 1831: Nil
      Saint Patrick Assessment 1841: Nil
      Johnson's Vitals: Nil
      Old Soldiers: Nil
      All Saints Anglican: Checked
      Caren Secord: Nil
      Eastport Sentinel: Nil

      Daniel F Johnson's New Brunswick Newspaper Vital Statistics
      Daniel F. Johnson : Volume 2 Number 1185
      Date September 25 1821
      County Charlotte
      Place Saint Andrews
      Newspaper Saint Andrews Herald
      Est. William CHAMBERS, St. George, Charlotte Co.; Admin.: Joanna CHAMBERS, Magaguadavick.
    • Volume H Page 424
      [432/547]
      p 342
      William Chalmers yeoman St David
      Alexander McAlister St David
      40 pounds
      beginning at a beech tree marked standing near the Digdeguash River at the southeasterly corner of Lot 4
      thence in a northerly direction up the river and following the course of the river 37 rods or 1/2 the width of Lot 4
      thence south 60 degrees west parallel with the southeasterly line of Lot 4 120 chains until it strikes the reserved road which divides the front and rear lots
      13 August 1824
      William Chalmers
      Wit: John Rogers, Alexander McMaster

      Volume Y Page 192
      [195/668]
      No 2853
      William Chalmers St David
      Jacob Young St David
      25 pounds
      Part of lot 4 granted to William Chalmers
      30 1/4 acres
      11 September 1840
      William Chalmers
      Wit: Asa Benson, Saml Abbot
    • Volume M Page 186
      [189/549]
      No 150
      William Chalmers yeoman St David
      Daniel Hill Jr yeoman Saint Patrick
      69 pounds
      200 acres Lot 4 granted to William Chalmers
      bounded easterly by Digdeguash
      northerly by land granted to George Morrison
      southerly by land sold by William Chalmers to Alexander McAllister
      26 February 1831
      William Chalmers
      Wit: William A Rose, Daniel Robinson
    • Wallace Hale's Early New Brunswick Probate, 1785-1835
      Reference 7629
      Family Name CHALMERS
      Given Names Bryce
      Was there a Will? Yes
      Date of Will 1834-07-30
      Date Will was proved 1834-09-20
      Was an inventory completed? Yes
      Date of inventory 1834-11-07
      County Charlotte
      Parish St. David
      Probate is for a woman? No
      Abstract references a vessel? No
      Abstract Parish of St. David, Charlotte County, Innkeeper. Will dated 30 July 1834, proved 20 September 1834. Mother Margaret CHALMERS ?30 Sterling to be sent with all speed to the care of James WEATHER of Carriwell, Parish of Stonacher, County Galloway, North Britain. Wife Mary residue of estate while widow; at her death one-half to her next of kin and one-half to the children of my sister Margaret and William McELVIE, her husband, Parish of Stonacher, North Britain. Wife Mary CHALMERS and James CARTER executors. Witnesses: William WESCOTT, Francis AYMAR Junr., Alexander CAMPBELL. Inventory of the real and personal estate, dated 7 November 1834, valued at ?836 by Mary CHALMERS and James CARTER, the executors.
      RS number 63
    • William Chalmor
      in the 1790 United States Federal Census
      Name: William Chalmor
      [William Chalmer]
      Home in 1790 (City, County, State): Winslow, Lincoln, Maine
      Free White Persons - Males - Under 16: 4
      Free White Persons - Males - 16 and over: 1
      Free White Persons - Females: 3
      Number of Household Members: 8
      Year: 1790; Census Place: Winslow, Lincoln, Maine; Series: M637; Roll: 2; Page: 26; Image: 29; Family History Library Film: 0568142
    • Petition 1817

      https://archives.gnb.ca/Search/RS108/Details.aspx?culture=en-CA&Key=10199
      Index to Land Petitions: Original Series, 1783-1918 (RS108)
      Name CHALMERS, WILLIAM
      Year 1817
      County Charlotte
      Microfilm F4180
      See petition of MCKAY, WILLIAM
      11 other Petitioner(s) were on this Petition
      ARMSTRONG, JOHN H.
      CAMERON, DUNCAN
      CAMERON, LACHLAN
      CAMERON, WILLIAM
      CARMICHAEL, DUNCAN
      JOHNSTON, ROBERT
      MCFARLAN, DAVID
      MCFARLAN, MALCOLM
      MCKAY, WILLIAM
      SPRAGUES, ABIAL
      SPRAGUES, JEREMIAH

      https://www.familysearch.org/search/catalog/78954?availability=Family%20History%20Library
      Land petitions, 1783-1857
      1817 Ingolhart, Powell - 1818 Deloughry, David
      Family History Library
      United States & Canada Film
      1288476
      8191410
      https://www.familysearch.org/search/film/008191410?cat=78954
      [157/772]
      ...
      That your Memorialists are the Sons of Old Soldiers, and other Loyalists who came to this Country at the Peace of Seventeen Hundred and eighty three with the Exception of William Chalmers who came there from the United States seven years ago, took the Oath of Allegiance as the Law directs, and married and resided among them ever since.
      ...
      William Chalmers is married is thirty five years old [1781] and has one Child
      ...
      27 Decembe 1816