Re: Cynthia Ann (Willigar) Spicer of West Bay

Dave:

I have another half-sister for Cynthia Ann Willigar and a stillborn half-brother as well.

Eric
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NSARM Cumberland County birth registrations
Year: 1867 Book: 1805 Page: 55 Number: 462
Name: WILLIGAR, Isabella
DoB: 1867-07-02 Black Rock, NS
c/o: Silas Willigar & Rachel Willigar, carpenter, Black Rock
parents married 1865-07-20 Parrsboro, NS
informant: Silas Willigar1867-07-24
[collected by EMKeys 2010-01-21]
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NSARM Cumberland County death registrations
Year: 1866 Book: 1805 Page: 14 Number: 192
Name: WILLIGAR, stillborn male
[indexed as WALNGAR]
DoB: 1866-07-29 Black Rock Parrsboro, NS
DoD: 1866-07-29 Black Rock Parrsboro, NS
Age: 0y
Cause: stillborn
Occupation:
Marital status:
Spouse:
c/o: Silas Willigar & Rachel Willigar, carpenter
Burial:
Undertaker:
Informant: Silas Willigar, 1866-07-30
[collected by EMKeys 2009-12-09]
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----- Original Message -----
From: "David Winter" <davidwinter@...>
To: "nscumber" <nscumber@yahoogroups.com>
Sent: Thursday, January 21, 2010 3:05 PM
Subject: [nscumber] Cynthia Ann (Willigar) Spicer of West Bay


> In trying to tidy up my Parrsboro File I've made a small change.
>
> I've added this memo in her file notes: "Cynthia Ann Willigar is birth
> daughter of Silas Willigar and Eliza Phinney. She was raised by her maternal
> grandparents, Silas Phinney and Ann Fulton after both her parents died."
>
> Therefore, I've unhooked her from Silas Phinney & Ann Fulton and reconnected
> her to Silas Willigar and Eliza Phinney. She would therefore now have had a
> full younger brother, Peter Wray Willigar who died in infancy and a
> half-brother, Silas Freeman Vincent Willigar. Note on Cynthia's death
> record, she was born 14 Sep 1862 NOT 14 Sep 1863 as per the census.
>
> From other data in Cynthia's death record, I'm also leaning towards Silas
> Willigar as being Silas Freeman Willigar. He names his surviving son from
> m/2, Silas Freeman Vincent Willigar!
>
> Stay tuned later tonight, I have dug out lots on the 6 daughters, just need
> time to transcribe all this data before posting.
>
> Dave
> ======================
> NSARM Cumberland Marriages, 1880; Book #1809; Page #193; Entry #183
> John W. Spicer, 23, b, Mariner
> Living Parrsboro; Born Cornwallis
> S/o Robert and Mary, Ship Capt.
> And
> Cynthia Phinney, 19, s
> Living Parrsboro; Born West Bay
> D/o Silas and Eliza, Ship Capt.
> Married 24 Dec 1880, Parrsboro
> By Rev. Wm. Alcorn, Methodist
> Before Fannie S. Alcorn and Annie Alcorn
>
> Source: Dave Winter, 21 Jan 2010
> ======================
> NSARM Kings Deaths, 1935; Book #300; Page #554
> Cynthia Spicer, Berwick, Widowed, Housekeeper
> Born 14 Sep 1862, Cumberland County
> Died 28 Dec 1935, Berwick, age 73 years, 3 months, 14 days, of Sudden
> death-unknown, unhealthy
> W/o William Spicer
> D/o Freeman (blank), NS., and Eliza Phinney, N.S.
> Informant; Esther Bligh, Berwick, Daughter
> Buried 31 Dec 1935, Burlington
>
> Source: Dave Winter, 21 Jan 2010
> ======================
> Automated Genealogy Version;
> 1901 Kings County Census, Canada Creek family #86, SPICER:
> 6 86 Spicer John W M Head M Dec 19 1859 42
> 7 86 Spicer Cynthia F Wife M Sep 14 1863 38
> 8 86 Spicer Ester F Daughter S May 11 1887 14 (Esther Ann)
> 9 86 Spicer Florince F Daughter S Aug 8 1890 11 (Florina
> Lillian "Flossie")
> 10 86 Spicer ?ella F Daughter S Jun 22 1893 8 (Idella "Della")
> 11 86 Spicer Ali? F Daughter S Oct 29 1894 7 (Alice)
> 12 86 Spicer Dise? F Daughter S Oct 22 1890 1 (Daisey Bell)
> ---------------------------
> Automated Genealogy Version;
> 1911 Kings County Census, Harbourville family #82, SPICER:
> 3 82 Spicer William M Head M Dec 1850 61 1901 Links
> 4 82 Spicer Cynthia F Wife M Sep 1864 46 1901 Links
> 5 82 Spicer Idelea (?) F Daughter S Jun 1892 18 1901 Links
> 6 82 Spicer Alice F Daughter S Oct 1894 16 1901 Links
> 7 82 Spicer Dasy (?) F Daughter S Oct 1899 11 1901 Links
> 8 82 Spicer Robert M Son S Aug 1901 9 1901
> 9 82 Spicer Ida F Daughter S Apr 1904 7 1901
> ========================
> DEATH: Captain J. W. Spicer Is Called By Death
> Berwick, July 30, 1930 - There passed away at Harbourville on Friday, July
> 25, Capt. J. W. Spicer, at the age of 78. He had been ill for eleven weeks
> with heart trouble, but was better for several days and his death was
> unexpected. He was the son of the late Mr. and Mrs. Robert Spicer of
> Parrsboro. He moved to Harbourville about 27 years ago and always followed
> the sea 'til about 15 years ago. Captain Spicer leaves his widow, who was
> formerly Miss Cynthia Willager, of Parrsboro; one son, Robert Spicer, of
> Westwood, Mass.; six daughters, Mrs. J. L. Bligh, Berwick; Mrs. William
> Parry, of Needham, Mass.; Mrs. C. J. Fox, Somerville, Mass.; Mrs. Walter
> Chisholm, of Somerville, Mass.; Mrs. I. P. Conners, of Rockland, Mass.; Mrs.
> Isaac Bezanson, of Garland, N.S.; two sisters, Mrs. Andrew McDougall, of
> Apple River, Cumberland County; Mrs. Laurie Currie, of Spencer's Island; and
> one brother, Johnson Spicer, of Spencer's Island. Funeral services were
> conducted on Sunday afternoon, July 27, from his late residence with Rev.
> John G. Hockin, of the Berwick United Church, of the Berwick United Church,
> officiating. Interment in the Burlington Cemetery.
>
> Source: Aramathea's "Willigar Website"
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