Descendants of Francis WRIGHTSON & Hanna WHITE

Francis and Hanna were married in Yorkhire, England and emigrated to Canada with at least six children. They settled on Lot 23, Con 4 of Bruce Township, Bruce County in 1854. Two more children were born to them in Bruce County. Hanna passed away in 1973 and Francis remarried Jane DENT in 1880. Francis and Jane had six children.

To see a location map click here Bruce Township circa 1880.(click on map to enlarge)
Map provided by The Canadian Digital Atlas Project



Robert WRIGHTSON was born and raised in Bruce County and is a direct descendant of the captioned couple. He has a wonderful old family picture album which can be seen here READ-WILSON-ALEXANDER Family Album.
See Bob's Pedigree Chart
Other Ancestral Families connected to Peggy are;
WRIGHTSON/ WHITE/ SHUPE; GILCHRIST; CHALMERS; WILSON; McLELLAND; ALEXANDER & READ

Margaret Myrtle 'Peggy' SAWYER was born and raised in Greenock Twp. and is a direct descendant of the captioned couple. Peggy married Jack McGREGOR (1927-2012) a native of Paisley. See Peggy's Pedigree Chart
Other Ancestral Families connected to Peggy are;
SAWYER/ TOWSE/ McLEAN; KEYES/ GARLAND; SAUNDERS/ WYNNE; VANCE/ TAYLOR; OSBOURNE/ BRUNTON; WRIGHTSON/ WHITE & DENT/ WILSON.


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Latest Revision December 30, 2013

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