Thomas R. Galer
ID # 841, (1840-)
|Birth||Thomas R. Galer was born in 1840 at Caledonia, Ontario.|
|Marriage||He married Theresa Vrooman, daughter of Admiral Nelson Vrooman and Rachel Coleman, on 1 November 1866 at Brant County, Canada West.|
Source: MS248 reel 5, Vol.1, Brant Co, page 178
Return of marriages solemnized by Geo. Richardson a minister of the Methodist New Connection for the year ending 31st day of December, 1866.
Thomas R. Galer, 26, born and residing Caledonia. Parents Robert and Sarah Galer.
Terissa Vrooman, 24, residing Harrisburg, born Dumfries. Parents Nelson and Rachel.
Witnesses Mary Laurison of Windham and S. Kennitt of Caledonia
On November 1st, 1866.
|Note||Thomas Galer appears as proprietor, along with George Bookless, at the Royal Hotel in Guelph in the Guelph 1875-77 Guelph directory and they were there until 1886, when they disappear from record in Guelph.|
Thomas, with his wife Theresa, are to be found in the 1910 census taken at Queens New York City. They are with their daughter Leah and her husband James Kerr. Theresa, or Trissa, as it was expressed, is with the Kerrs in 1900.
Thomas Galer appears with his parents in the 1851 census at Oneida Township in Haldimand County.
Children of Thomas R. Galer and Theresa Vrooman
|Last Edited||6 Oct 2017|