Descendants of John Acton 1811 to 1897


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9. George ACTON

10. Alonzo ACTON was born on 11 Aug 1860 in Smith Falls , Montague Twp, Lanark Co. Ont and died on 27 Oct 1928 in ?Unity Sask. or Parkinson Twp Algoma Co. (Bellingham Cmty) aged 68.

Noted events in his life were:

1881 census: Minto, Wellington North.

Alonzo married Marjorey ALLEN, daughter of Robert ALLEN and JOANNAH, on 1 Sep 1880 in Minto Twp. Wellington Co. Ont. Marjorey was born on 17 Aug 1859 in Arthur Twp. Wellington Co. Ontario and died about 16 Jul 1937 in ?Unity Sask. or Parkinson Twp Algoma Co. (Bellingham Cmty) aged about 77.

Children from this marriage were:

+ 39 M    i. George ACTON was born on 22 Mar 1881.

+ 40 M    ii. Robert ACTON was born on 3 Jan 1885.

+ 41 M    iii. Bert ACTON was born on 19 Dec 1886.

+ 42 M    iv. Norman R. ACTON was born on 22 Apr 1888.

+ 43 M    v. Earl O. ACTON was born on 14 Apr 1891.

+ 44 M    vi. Roy ACTON

+ 45 M    vii. Victor L ACTON

+ 46 F    viii. Laura May ACTON

11. (Lottie) Charlotte A. ACTON was born on 28 Feb 1861.

General Notes: in 1926, was living in San Jose, California

(Lottie) married Lanson H. MULHOLLAND Rev. on 4 May 1887 in Detroit, Michigan, USA. Lanson was born on 4 Nov 1856.

The child from this marriage was:

+ 47 M    i. Fletcher MULHOLLAND

12. Marion ACTON was born about 1865.

Marion married John KIRK.

Children from this marriage were:

+ 48 F    i. Florence KIRK

+ 49 F    ii. Dorothy KIRK

+ 50 M    iii. Robert KIRK

+ 51 M    iv. Frank KIRK

13. Theresa ACTON was born about 1867.

General Notes: living in 1926 in Victoria, BC

Theresa married Albert LATIMER.

14. David Holliday ACTON was born on 5 Jul 1869 in Mount Forest, Ontario, died on 22 Jan 1936 in Rocanville, Saskatchewan aged 66, and was buried in Webster Cemetary, Rocanville, Saskatchewan.

General Notes: David resided 2 years in North Dakota, for the last 37 years of his life he was a successful farmer in Rocanville, Sask. His obituary says, "a lover of good livestock, his horsews and cattle have been admired by all who were privileged to see them. His well cared for farm buildings are proof of his ability and management."

He was an active member of the United Church, and for 27 years was Superintendent of the Hillburn Sunday School.

David married Janey E. AMMERMAN in 1892. Janey was born in 1867 and died in Nov 1954 in Rocanville aged 87.

Children from this marriage were:

+ 52 F    i. Florence W. ACTON

+ 53 M    ii. Lloyd ACTON

+ 54 M    iii. Russell ACTON was born on 10 Aug 1900 in Hillburn District, Saskatchewan and died on 18 Feb 1980 aged 79.

+ 55 M    iv. (Lonnie) David Alonzo ACTON was born on 24 Jan 1903, died on 14 Sep 1981 aged 78, and was buried in Wolseley Cemetary.

+ 56 M    v. (Merlin) Edward Merlin ACTON

+ 57 M    vi. Leason ACTON

15. (Maggie) Margaret E. ACTON was born on 9 Apr 1871.1 Another name for (Maggie) was Margaret E. "Maggie" ACTON.1

General Notes: lived in Regina[John Acton.FTW]

lived in Regina

(Maggie) married A. McFARLEN.

16. Emily (Millie) Hattie ACTON was born about 1874. Other names for Emily were MILLIE and Millie ACTON.1

General Notes: [John Acton.FTW]

lived in Mount Forest, Ontario

Emily married J. LAMONT.

17. (Emily) Sarah Emily ACTON was born on 4 Oct 1875. Another name for (Emily) was Sarah "Emily" ACTON.1

Noted events in her life were:

Alt. Birth: 4 Oct 1877. 1

(Emily) married George WHETHAM.

The child from this marriage was:

+ 58 F    i. Marion WHETHAM

18. Wilson George ACTON 1 was born on 25 Dec 1879 in Mt Forest, Ontario, died on 15 May 1946 aged 66, and was buried in Rosedale Cemetary, Moose Jaw, Sask, Section 4.1

General Notes: Margaret Hall remembers (Dec 2003):
as a child, she used to go to Actons to visit with May and Gertie, stayed overnight sometimes. Mr. Acton was very gruff, scared her. When Mrs. Acton died, Gertie took over the household. When Gertie got married, Margaret Badstone was brought in as housekeeper.

Margaret and Russel got married in Margaret's house - Mr. Acton and Irv stood up with Russel, Doreen stood up with Margaret.
Mr. Acton moved with Margaret Badstone from the farm to Moose Jaw abt 1940, after his death she moved to Vancouver and was friendly with Laura Foxcroft Acton.

Noted events in his life were:

Alt. Birth: 25 Dec 1879. 1

Alt. Death: 15 May 1946, Moose Jaw, Sask. 1

Wilson married Emily BELL,1 daughter of George BELL and Jessie BURGESS, about 1902.1 Emily was born on 6 Sep 1880 in or 1879,1 died on 29 Oct 1937 aged 57, and was buried in Rosedale Cemetary, Moose Jaw, Sask, Section 4.1

Noted events in her life were:

Alt. Death: 29 Oct 1937, Moose Jaw, Sask. 1

Children from this marriage were:

+ 59 M    i. Robert ACTON was born on 12 Apr 1903 in Avonlea, Saskatchewan, died on 10 Feb 1929 in Moose Jaw, Saskatchewan aged 25, and was buried on 13 Feb 1929 in Rosedale Cemetary, Rosedale, Saskatchewan.

+ 60 M    ii. Russel ACTON was born on 21 May 1905 in Avonlea, Saskatchewan, died on 11 Mar 1991 in Regina, Saskatchewan aged 85, and was buried on 16 Mar 1991 in Resthaven Memorial Garden, Moose Jaw, Saskatchewan.

+ 61 F    iii. (Lottie) Charlotte ACTON

+ 62 M    iv. Walter ACTON

+ 63 F    v. (May) Edna May ACTON was born on 28 Aug 1913 in Lake Valley, Saskatchewan and died on 3 Aug 2006 in Saskatoon, Saskatchewan aged 92.

+ 64 F    vi. Gertrude Edith ACTON was born on 31 Aug 1914 in Lake Valley, Saskatchewan, died on 20 Nov 2001 in Moose Jaw Sask. aged 87, and was buried in Sunset Cemetery Moose Jaw, Sask..

+ 65 M    vii. (Bill) Wilson ACTON was born on 9 Feb 1917 in Lake Valley, Saskatchewan, died on 4 Mar 1999 in Vancouver, BC aged 82, and was buried on 9 Mar 1999 in Forest Lawn, Vancouver, BC.

+ 66 M    viii. Gordon ACTON was born on 14 Jan 1919 in Lake Valley, Sask and died on 20 Dec 2008 in Moose Jaw, Sask aged 89.

+ 67 M    ix. Irvin ACTON

19. Truman ACTON was born on 26 Oct 1882 and died in Victoria, BC.

General Notes: farmed in Rouleau, Sask.

Truman married Maggie NOLAN. Maggie died on 20 May 1951 in Vancouver, BC and was buried in Vancouver, BC.

Children from this marriage were:

+ 68 M    i. Douglas ACTON

+ 69 F    ii. Ann ACTON

20. Ethleen ACTON was born in 1869, died in 1935 aged 66, and was buried in Kemptville, Ontario (Kemptville Union Cemetary, stone #169).

21. Charlotte Sarah ACTON was born on 1 Jan 1869 in Smiths Falls, Ontario (Wes Meth Baptismal Register #1654).

22. Leyma Etham ACTON was born on 1 Jan 1869 in Smiths Falls, Ontario (Wes Meth Baptismal Register #1655).

23. Florence ACTON was born in 1873, died in 1942 in Kemptville, Ontario aged 69, and was buried in Kemptville, Ontario Union Cemetary (stone #169).

24. Emily May ACTON was born on 22 May 1873 in Carleton Place, Ontario (Wes Meth Baptismal Register #2620).

25. Hannah LOUCKS

26. Lena LOUCKS

27. Adam LOUCKS

28. John ACTON was born about Oct 1880.

General Notes: in 1881 Census, son of Catherine Hands and Watson Oscar Acton

29. Lottie Lightbody ACTON was born on 17 Sep 1881.

Lottie married Frank William FEATHERSTON, son of William Henry FEATHERSTON and Sarah Hannah BENNETT,.

30. Lula May ACTON was born on 17 Sep 1881.

Lula married Frederick James GIBSON, son of John M. GIBSON and Isabella WRIGHT,.

31. Myrtle McCormick ACTON was born on 17 Sep 1881, died on 7 Sep 1942 aged 60, and was buried in Wolford, Ontario Cemetary (listed page 31). Another name for Myrtle was Myrtle M. ACTON.

General Notes: Myrtle was one of triplets.

Myrtle married John DUFFERIN HUTTON, son of Joseph HUTTON and Elizabeth FERGUSON, on 6 Jun 1906 in Beckwith, Ontario. John was born on 8 Oct 1877 in Montague, Ontario, Canada, died on 8 Nov 1964 in Smiths Falls, Ontario, Canada aged 87, and was buried in Wolford, Ontario Cemetary (listed page 31).

Children from this marriage were:

+ 70 F    i. Katie HUTTON was born on 25 Jun 1907, died in 1907, and was buried in Wolford, Ontario Cemetary (listed page 31).

+ 71 M    ii. George A. HUTTON was born in 1910, died in 1911 aged 1, and was buried in Wolford, Ontario Cemetary (listed page 31).

+ 72 F    iii. Elizabeth Ferguson (Beth) HUTTON

32. Edwin Harold ACTON was born on 16 Oct 1895, died on 16 Mar 1976 in Smiths Falls, Ontario, Canada aged 80, and was buried in Van Dusen Cemetary, Smiths Falls, Ontario. Another name for Edwin was Edwin H. ACTON.

Noted events in his life were:

Alt. Birth: Abt 1895.

Alt. Death: 1976, Smiths Falls, Ontario, Canada.

Edwin married Ethel JEWELL, daughter of Unknown and Unknown, on 4 Jan 1928. Ethel was born about 1890, died on 22 Dec 1981 in Halifax, Nova Scotia, Canada aged about 91, and was buried in Van Dusen Cemetary, Smiths Falls, Ontario.

The child from this marriage was:

+ 73 F    i. Thelma Mary ACTON

33. Mary Ellen (Nellie) ACTON was born on 14 Feb 1898 in Montague Township, Ontario, Canada, died on 17 Apr 1988 in Smiths Falls, Ontario, Canada aged 90, and was buried in Franktown Union Cemetary.

Mary married Harold BENNETT on 25 Jun 1924. Harold was born on 25 Jun 1894 and died in Apr 1960 aged 65.

Children from this marriage were:

+ 74 M    i. Howard BENNETT

+ 75 F    ii. Jean BENNETT

+ 76 F    iii. Irene BENNETT

+ 77 M    iv. Edwin BENNETT

+ 78 M    v. Kenneth BENNETT

34. Charlotte Irene ACTON was born on 16 May 1899 in Montague, Ontario (Wes Meth Baptismal Register #2712), died on 13 Jul 1919 in Smiths Falls, Ontario, Canada aged 20, and was buried in Van Dusen Cemetary, Smiths Falls, Ontario.

35. John Howard ACTON was born on 3 Apr 1901 in Smiths Falls, Ontario, Canada, died on 15 Mar 1940 in Smiths Falls, Ontario, Canada aged 38, and was buried in Van Dusen Cemetary, Smiths Falls, Ontario.

36. Thomas Arthur ACTON was born on 19 Mar 1903 in Montague Township, Ontario, Canada, died on 16 Sep 1984 in Smiths Falls, Ontario, Canada aged 81, and was buried on 19 Sep 1984 in Hillcrest Cemetary, Smiths Falls, Ontario.

General Notes: member of Trinity United Church, Smiths Falls, Ont; prior to this, Superintendent of the Sunday School for many years in Wolford United Church
member of Branch 512 of Loyal Orange Lodge, with brothers Russell and Ivan, served a total of 150 years!
Memorial Service held by Black Preceptory 125 and the L.O.L. 88

Thomas married Anna ROBERTSON, daughter of Wilbert ROBERTSON and Unknown,.

37. Ivan Alexander ACTON was born on 20 Jun 1904 in Montague Township, Ontario, Canada, died on 24 May 1986 in Smiths Falls, Ontario, Canada aged 81, and was buried on 26 May 1986 in Hillcrest Cemetary, Smiths Falls, Ontario.

General Notes: member of Trinity United Church
member of Branch 512 of Loyal Orange Lodge, with brothers Russell and Tom, served a total of 150 years!
Memorial Service held by Black Preceptory 125 and the L.O.L. 88

38. Oscar Russell ACTON was born on 31 Jan 1907 in Montague Township, Ontario, Canada, died on 18 Feb 1986 in Smiths Falls, Ontario, Canada aged 79, and was buried in Hillcrest Cemetary, Smiths Falls, Ontario.

General Notes: never married
member of Trinity United Church, Smiths Falls, Ontario
with brothers Ivan and Tom, served a total of 150 years with Branch 512 of the Loyal Orange Lodge
also Black Preceptory 135 and the L.O.L. 55



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