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  • ID: I3271
  • Name: William Wilson HOLCROFT 1
  • Sex: M
  • Change Date: 30 JUL 2011
  • Birth: ABT 1845 in Ingersoll, Ontario, Canada 1 2
  • Census: 12 JAN 1852 3
  • Census: 14 JAN 1861 2
  • Census: 02 APR 1871 4
  • Census: 06 APR 1891 5
  • Death: 23 JAN 1909 in Ingersoll, Ontario, Canada
  • Note: The death of Mr. William Wilson Holcroft, a highly respected citizen of Ingersoll, occurred at his home, Thames St. S., on Saturday afternoon after a brief illness. Deceased was in his 64th year and was a son of the late Thomas Holcroft of Orillia. He had practised law in Ingersoll for upwards of thirty years and was widely known throughout the surrounding country. He is survived by four daughters and one son, and one brother, Mr. Morland Holcroft, of Winnipeg. The funeral took place on Monday afternoon from the family residence to the Rural cemetery and was very largely attended by friends and relatives. Services were conducted by the Rev. R. J. M. Perkins. The many floral tributes attested in a measure the high esteem in which the late Mr. Holcroft was held in local circles. The pallbearers were Messrs. M. Walsh, C.C.L. Wilson, Fred Richardson, Dr. Canfield, George Chambers and George Christopher. 6



    Father: Thomas HOLCROFT
    Mother: Sarah Elizabeth BURTON

    Marriage 1 Sarah Jennie MASON b: ABT 1854
    • Married: 29 JUN 1876 in Beachville, Ontario, Canada
    • Note: William Wilson HOLCROFT , 31 , barrister , West Oxford , Ingersoll , s/o Thomas & Sarah Elizabeth , married Sarah Jennie MASON , 22 , Beachville , same , d/o Charles & Jane , witn: William HOOK & Charles W. CHADWICK both of Ingersoll , 29 June 1876 at Beachville." 7
    Children
    1. Has No Children Thomas Charles Beverley HOLCROFT b: 19 APR 1877 in Ingersoll, Ontario, Canada
    2. Has No Children Edith Blanche HOLCROFT b: 26 JUN 1878 in Ingersoll, Ontario, Canada
    3. Has No Children Caroline HOLCROFT b: ABT 1882 in Ontario, Canada
    4. Has No Children Beatrice HOLCROFT b: 01 MAR 1882 in Ontario, Canada
    5. Has No Children Emily HOLCROFT b: ABT 1883 in Ontario, Canada
    6. Has No Children Margaret HOLCROFT b: 06 OCT 1883
    7. Has No Children Kingsley HOLCROFT b: 07 OCT 1885 in Ontario, Canada
    8. Has No Children Gladys HOLCROFT b: 25 NOV 1888 in Ontario, Canada
    9. Has No Children Winifred HOLCROFT b: 30 SEP 1891 in Ontario, Canada

    Sources:
    1. Title: Website
      Abbrev: Website
      Page: http://homepages.rootsweb.ancestry.com/~maryc/oxford76p2.htm
    2. Title: Census
      Abbrev: Census
      Page: 1861 Census of Canada
      Ontario - West Oxford
      Thomas Holcroft Yeoman England Married 1860 Religion Church of England Age next birthday 46
      Margaret S Holcroft Scotland Married 1860 Religion Church of England Age next birthday 26
      Frances Elizth Holcroft Canada Religion Church of England Age next birthday 18
      William Wilson Holcroft Canada Religion Church of England Age next birthday 17
      Morland B Holcroft Canada Religion Church of England Age next birthday 15
      Thomas A Holcroft Canada Religion Church of England Residence England Age next birthday 13
      Margaretta Holcroft Canada Religion Church of England Residence England Age next birthday 11
      Harriett H Holcroft Canada Religion Church of England Age next birthday 5
    3. Title: Census
      Abbrev: Census
      Page: 1851 Census of Canada East, Canada West, New Brunswick, and Nova Scotia
      Canada West - Oxford County - Township of (Ingersoll?)
      Thos Holcroft Yeoman England Episcopalian Age next birthday 36
      Sarah E Holcroft Canada Episcopalian Age next birthday 30
      Frances E Holcroft Canada Episcopalian Age next birthday 9
      Wm W Holcroft Canada Episcopalian Age next birthday 7
      Morland B Holcroft Canada Episcopalian Age next birthday 5
      Thos A Holcroft Canada Episcopalian Age next birthday 3
      Margaretta S Holcroft Canada Episcopalian Age next birthday 2
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    4. Title: Census
      Abbrev: Census
      Page: 1871 Census of Canada
      Ontario - Oxford South Dist 13 Div 2 Oxford West
      Holcroft W Wilson 25 England C of E Barrister
      -------------------------------------------------------
      Holcroft Thomas 55 England C of E Gentleman
      Holcroft Margret S Scotland C of E
      Holcroft Morland B 23 Canada C of E Merchant
      Holcroft Thomas A 22 Canada C of E
      Holcroft Margaretta 20 Canada C of E
      Holcroft Beatrice 9 Canada C of E
    5. Title: Census
      Abbrev: Census
      Page: 1891 Census of Canada
      Ontario Dist 105 Oxford South Sub-dist Oxford West
      Holcroft Wm 46 Mar born Ont C of E Barrister
      Holcroft Sarah 36 Mar Wife born Ont C of E
      Holcroft Caroline(?) 9 Dau born Ont C of E
      Holcroft Emily 7 Dau born Ont C of E
      Holcroft Kingsly 5 Son born Ont C of E
      Holcroft Gladys 2 Dau born Ont C of E
      Haskins May 18 born Ont C of E Servant
      Mason ---- 63 Mother-in-law born NS(?) Parents born Scotland C of E
      Holcroft Beatrice 28 Sister born Ont C of E
    6. Title: Newspaper Announcement
      Abbrev: Newspaper Announcement
      Page: Oxford Tribune and Canada Dairy Reporter
      Thursday, 28 January, 1909
      Page 10 Column 1
      Date of Event: Saturday, 23 January, 1909
    7. Title: Website
      Abbrev: Website
      Page: http://homepages.rootsweb.ancestry.com/~maryc/oxford76p2.htm
      http://virts.rootsweb.ancestry.com/~maryc/oxford76p2.htm
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