Rowe Family Genealogy

The Genealogy of the Rowe Family of Riceville, Ontario and Stewkley, England

James David McKercher

Male 1889 - 1993  (104 years)


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  • Name James David McKercher  [1
    Born 15 Mar 1889  Tayside, Stormont, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location  [2
    Gender Male 
    Died 18 Mar 1993  Longview, Cowlitz, Washington, United States Find all individuals with events at this location 
    • Found at Cornwallroots.com:
      McKercher, James David (Jim) in Longview Wa. U.S.A. on March 18, 1993. Born at Tayside, Ontario in 1889. His 104th birthday was celebrated on March 15. Beloved husband of the late Avice Johnson. He was the son of the late Duncan McKercher and Annie Cameron. Brother of the late Dan McKercher of Moose Creek, and the late Margaret Lambton of Maxville. Uncle of Mrs. Ethel MacKinnon of Maxville, Mrs. Eileen Chisholm of Cornwall, Mr. Arnold McEwen of Maxville Manor and the late Mr. Gordon McKercher of Moose Creek. Predeceased by seven brothers and his only sister. Survived by nieces and nephews in the U.S.A. and Canada. Funeral and interment in Longview, Wa.
    Buried Longview, Cowlitz, Washington, United States Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Person ID I1551  Rowe Genealogy
    Last Modified 9 Dec 2013 

    Father Duncan Donald McKercher,   b. 21 May 1837, Saint Andrews East, Argenteuil, Quebec, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 21 May 1896, Roxborough, Stormont, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 59 years) 
    Mother Anna Cameron,   b. 13 Apr 1844, Roxborough, Stormont, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. Feb 1943, Saint Elmo, Glengarry, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 98 years) 
    Married 24 Dec 1863  Roxborough, Stormont, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location  [3
    Family ID F61  Group Sheet

    Family Avice Johnson,   b. 29 Jul 1889, Westfield, Clark, Illinois, United States Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 14 Feb 1988, Longview, Cowlitz, Washington, United States Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 98 years) 
    Married 3 Sep 1919  Westfield, Clark, Illinois, United States Find all individuals with events at this location  [4
    Last Modified 18 Oct 2009 
    Family ID F786  Group Sheet

  • Event Map
    Link to Google MapsBorn - 15 Mar 1889 - Tayside, Stormont, Ontario, Canada Link to Google Earth
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  • Notes 
    • (Research):Found in the 1901 census living with his brother Dan (Duncan G.) and family in Tayside. E-5, page 5.
      Found in the 1910 census living with his brother Angus in Portland, OR.
      Found in the 1920 census in Portland, OR. Shows immegration in 1908, na 1917. He was a bridge carpenter for the railroad.

  • Sources 
    1. [S104] Obituary for James David McKercher, 1993, ("The Daily News", 19 Mar 1993), B2, column 1 (Reliability: 3).
      provided middle name, birth date and place spouses name and many other details

    2. [S102] 1901 Canadian Census, 5 (Reliability: 3).
      Birth date, 13 Mar 1888, taken from census.

    3. [S45] Ontario, 1858-1869 Marriage Index, Family Tree Maker, (CD# 266).

    4. [S208] Gail Hewlett's Begg register of 11/8/03 (Reliability: 3).
      provided their marriage date and place


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