Descendants of William & Emily ANSTEAD


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1. William ANSTEAD, son of Charles ANSTEAD and Elizabeth OLNEY, was born on December 7, 1827 in Chelsea, London, Middlesex, England1 and died on May 25, 1905 in Corning, Tehama, California, USA2,3 aged 77.

Anstead, W., brick and tile maker, builder, &c. Local preacher. Born in London, England, in 1827. Settled in the County of Bruce in 1854, when he first acted in the capacity of preacher; and having a good knowledge of medicine, made himself of great use to the settlers as a doctor, there being no regular practitioner here. From 1862 to 1866 he was employed vaccinating the Indians of British Columbia and Mexico. Owns two park lots on Alma Street, Paisley, Con B 12 1/2 acres, Township of Elderslie. P.O. address, Paisley. From Beldon's Illustrated Atlas of Grey & Bruce Counties 1880

William married Emily Abigail PARRINGTON, daughter of William PARRINGTON and Unknown, on March 22, 1847 in London, , Greater London, England.2 Emily was born in 1827 in London, , Greater London, England1,2 and died on October 30, 1919 in Paisley, Bruce Co, Ontario, Canada2,3,4 aged 92.

Children from this marriage were:

+ 2 F    i. Elizabeth Emily ANSTEAD was born on February 24, 1848 in Saint Mary, London, Greater London, England3 and died on August 15, 1911 in Paisley, Bruce Co, Ontario, Canada3 aged 63.

+ 3 M    ii. William Charles ANSTEAD was born on February 7, 1851 in , , Upper Canada5,6 and died on February 17, 1919 in Paisley, Bruce Co, Ontario, Canada3 aged 68.

   4 M    iii. Herbert ANSTEAD was born in 1857 in , , Upper Canada.7

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