Mary Jane House

ID # 5799, (1856-)
BirthMary Jane House was born in 1856 at Ancaster Township, Wentworth Co.. 
MarriageShe married Morris Conrad Hendershot, son of Peter James Hendershot and Jane Eliza Misener, on 27 December 1875 at Jerseyville, Ancaster Twp., Ontario.
Mrge reg. 010125-76 Ancaster Twp., Wentworth Co.
Morris Hendershot, 23, bachelor, blacksmith, Methodist. Born Troy, Township of Beverly, residing Jerseyville. Parents Peter J. Hendershot and Jane Eliza Hendershot.
Mary Jane House, 19, spinster, Methodist. Born Ancaster, residing Jerseyville. Parents Vernal House and Mary House.
Witnesses Sidney Misener and Adelaide Mulholland, residences not shown.
On Dec. 27th, 1875, at Jerseyville, by Rev. R. Bell.

Best information, Sidney Misener, who was resident in Beverly Township at the time of the above marriage and was almost certainly the so named witness, was Morris' uncle. Sidney Misener was only two years older than Morris. Adelaide Mulholland was the daughter of Hugh Mulholland and Lucinda Misener, Morris' aunt. In other words, Adelaide was Morris' first cousin. At the time, both Sidney and Adelaide lived in the Troy area of Beverly.

Last Edited8 Sep 2017