"Thanks so much for this clear explanation of the districts and their timelines! So now where would I find Midland & Gore District records?
I know John & Fanny were in "Waterloo" by 1832 as possible child John Pencil lll is born…"
"I believe I had responded a few years ago. I have many maps of Quebec> Lower Canada/Upper Canada. Mecklenburg was a district up to 1788 then became Midland> then divided more depending on year. "Waterloo" there are a number but…"
Hi, I am researching relatives who lived in Fredericksburg, Richmond, Ernestown and Kingston from the from the mentioned time period (1780's to 1830's). I have checked a number of online sites such as Bill Martin's site and the Early Fredericksburg site.Somewhere in the past 4 years, I remember someone mentioning the the early records from the Mecklenburg district were lost/destroyed. Is that true?I am researching John Pencil, JR of Fredericksburg (born c1789) and his wife Fanny Jackson who…See More
"Debby W., Not only do I have brack walls but I am also geographically helpless!. I live in NJ and even with Ontario Locator I am having difficulties tracking my Pencil/Pencille family.
John Pencil, Sr was a Butler's Ranger who did not accept a…"
"Anyone in this group from Ontario? I found relatives listed on the 1861 census in Reach Township (current day Ontario County) in Ontario. John Pencil/Pencille was 76 years old on this census so I suspect he was buried in Reach Township. I have not…"
"Hi All, I've discovered some of my Pencil/Pencille family in the 1851 living in Reach Township. Are there any cemetery records online for this township? Looking for John Pencil, Jr. and/or Fanny (Frances?) Jackson Pencil.
John Pencil, Jr. was…"
"Lorine, I know Issac Van Valkenburg was a Butler's Ranger and this surname morphed to Vollick but would you have any info on Isaac's parents who may have been Isaac VanValkenburgh and Jannetje Clement who lived on the Susquehanna River in…"
"Loretta - This website disappeared from the 'net after Oct 2006 (last cached version) and Jan 2007. jacksonpublications.com is still an existing domain, it expires 17-may-2011 (as per WHOIS) but no identifying info as to who owns it.
Hi, Is anyone related to or have info about these Jackson families?http://www.jacksonpublications.com/jacksongenealogy.htmI am interested in the third Jackson family listed DESCENDANTS OF HENRY JACKSON(1606 - 1686) aka the Jethro Jackson family of Richmond, Ontario. Jethro's daughter Fannylisted here was the wife of my John Pencil, Jr. I have tried all three e-mailson this website but have never received a response.Does…See More
"Looking for help with Fanny Jackson who was a daughter of Jethro Jackson, UE of Richmond, Ont.. I know Fanny had at least 2 brothers named Jethro, Jr. and Oren/Orrin. Fanny married John Pencil, Jr. of Fredericksburg, Ont. circa 1816 and was 21 by…"
"Looking for the descendants of Carleton Kerr and his wife Laura Pencil. I am a Pensyl family descendant. Laura Pencil's parents were John Pencil, Jr. of Fredericksburg and Fanny Jackson of Richmond. We believe Laura was born circa 1817-1819.…"