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* [[William Craig Baynes]] (1809-1887) 1856-1879+
 
* [[William Craig Baynes]] (1809-1887) 1856-1879+
 
* T.M. Taylor +1889+
 
* T.M. Taylor +1889+
* [[Frederick John Hart]] (b. 1825 Birmingham, England - d. 1894 Montreal, QC) +1889-1894
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* Frederick Hart (b. 1825 Birmingham, England - d. 1894 Montreal, QC) +1889-1894
 
** did a printing internship in 1841 for an artist named John Evans (b. 1779 Birmingham, England)
 
** did a printing internship in 1841 for an artist named John Evans (b. 1779 Birmingham, England)
 
** son of John Hart, coach proprieta
 
** son of John Hart, coach proprieta
** middle name added by editor
 
 
** m. Hannah Bailey on Jan. 28, 1851 @ Church of the Saviour, Edward St., Birmingham, England
 
** m. Hannah Bailey on Jan. 28, 1851 @ Church of the Saviour, Edward St., Birmingham, England
 
*** dau. of John Bailey, paper maker
 
*** dau. of John Bailey, paper maker
* [[James Mundell Aird]] (b. 1853 Montreal, QC - d. 1926 Montreal, QC) +1871/1894-1926  
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* James Mundell Aird (b. 1853 Montreal, QC - d. 1926 Montreal, QC) +1871/1894-1926
 
** m. Maria Louisa Jameson in 1881
 
** m. Maria Louisa Jameson in 1881
** in 1871 lived in Montreal with (all PB), worked as a driver:  
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** in 1871 lived in Montreal with (all PB), worked as a driver:
 
*** Thomas Cook (b. 1824 U.K.) whitewasher
 
*** Thomas Cook (b. 1824 U.K.) whitewasher
 
*** Anna Cook (b. 1821 U.K.) wife
 
*** Anna Cook (b. 1821 U.K.) wife
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** son of Francis Fraser Blackader (b. 1813 Stirling, Scotland - d. 1888 Montreal, QC), of the Bank of Montreal, & Margaret Pringle Drummond (b. 1821 Edinburgh, Scotland - d. 1887 Montreal, QC)
 
** son of Francis Fraser Blackader (b. 1813 Stirling, Scotland - d. 1888 Montreal, QC), of the Bank of Montreal, & Margaret Pringle Drummond (b. 1821 Edinburgh, Scotland - d. 1887 Montreal, QC)
 
** brothers Alex & Edward Blackader were Montreal surgeons
 
** brothers Alex & Edward Blackader were Montreal surgeons
* [[William Frederick Hart]] (b. 1854 Montreal, QC - d. 1936 Montreal, QC) +1901-1903+
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* William Frederick Hart (b. 1854 Montreal, QC - d. 1936 Montreal, QC) +1901-1903+
 
** son of Frederick Hart (1825-1894)
 
** son of Frederick Hart (1825-1894)
 
* Henry Hammond (b. 1843 Montreal, QC - d. 1916 Montreal, QC) +1881-1916
 
* Henry Hammond (b. 1843 Montreal, QC - d. 1916 Montreal, QC) +1881-1916
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* [[Edward Charles Barry Featherstonhaugh]] (b. 1851 Guelph, ON - d. 1945 Montreal, QC) +1871-1945
 
* [[Edward Charles Barry Featherstonhaugh]] (b. 1851 Guelph, ON - d. 1945 Montreal, QC) +1871-1945
* F.W. Collier +1905+, +1911-1923+
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* Frederick William Collier (b. 1851 British Guiana) +1905+, +1911-1923+
* R.H. Blennerhassett +1923-1933+
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** son-in-law [[Edward Charles Barry Featherstonhaugh]]
* E.G. Millard +1927-1949+
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* S.H. McDoell +1933+
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* Rowland Hamilton Blennerhassett (b. 1867 Coolaney, County Sligo, Ireland - d. 1950 Montreal, QC) +1923-1933+
* D.H. Taylor +1944+
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** m. Janet Weston Gordon (1870-1936)
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* Ebenezer George Millard (b. 1876 Montreal, QC - d. 1949 Montreal, QC) +1927-1949
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** m. Annie Grace Corbett (b. 1878 QC, Wes. Meth. - d. 1958 Outremont, QC)
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** watchmaker in 1911
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* Stanley Herbert McDowell (b. 1875 Champlain, NY -  +1933+
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** son of Silas McDowell (1837-1908) & Blanche Beatrice Bedwell (1847-1908) m. 1866
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*** PB by 1901
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** m. 1925 Grace Elizabeth Robertson (b. 1890) in York, ON
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* David Hudson Taylor (b. 1876 ON)  +1881/+1944+
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** son of William Taylor, PB shoemaker (b. 1838 ON) & Mary Spiers Taylor (b. 1840 ON)
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** ch: David Hudson Taylor (1922-2004)
 
* William C. Martin +1944+
 
* William C. Martin +1944+
* H.W. Racey +1949+
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* Herbert William Racey (1886-1951) +1949+
* J.L. Grimsgaard +1949-1962+
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** son of Dr. John Racey (b. 1834 Edinburgh, Scotland, lived 1871 Quebec City, QC - d. 1906 Lennoxville, QC) & Martha Sophia Ritchie Racey (b. 1842 N.B. - d. 1929 Lennoxville, QC), m. 1863 Quebec City, QC Anglican; both PB
* Ernest W. Wakefield +1951-1973+
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* James Leishman Grimsgaard (b. 1897 Lanarkshire, Glasgow, Scotland - d. 1965) +1949-1965
* R.J. Blennerhassett +1951+
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** son of Kristian Lefevre Grimsgaard (b. 1861 Norway - d. 1930 Montreal, QC) & Agnes Morrison Rae Kerr Grimsgaard (b. 1867 Falkirk, Sterling, Scotland - d. 1955 Montreal, QC) 
* W.G. Blennerhassett +1951+
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** m. Beatrice Gertrude Pattison (b. 1896 QC - d. 1984 Montreal, QC)
* R. Beacham +1962-1966+
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*** dau. of George Alexander Pattison (b. 1872 Montreal, QC - d. 1946 Tucson, AZ) & Ethel Blanche McDowell Pattison (b. 1868 Montreal, QC - d. 1957 Montreal, QC), both PB;
* Morton H. Mearns +1962-1973+
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*** niece of Harley H. Bowell (b. 1865 U.S.), PB & Gertrude M. Bowell (b. 1871 U.S.), in 1911 PB in Hochelaga, QC
* Hazen E. Galbraith +1966-1973+
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*** PB coachman of uncle & aunt: Henry Lambert (b. 1871 Glasgow, Scotland) 
* William H. Smeall +1973-1985+
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* Ernest Walter Wakefield (1906-1977) +1951-1977
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* Roland James Blennerhassett, Sr. (1897-1984) +1951+
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** m. Ethelwyn Bickerdike (1895-1967) & Anna Margaret Dickson Stewart (1905-1999)
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* Walter Gordon Blennerhassett (1904-1988) +1951+
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** m. Florence Viola Crowe (1907-1980) at St. Paul Baptist in 1928
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* Roland Beacham (b. 1904 England - d. 1972 Perth, ON) +1962-1966+
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** m. Evelyn Gertrude Hipp (b. 1904 - d. 1979 Perth, ON)
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*** dau. Edmund Gregory Hipp (b. 1851 London, England - d. 1910 Ottawa, ON) & Ida Helena Wilson Hipp (b. 1855 Jersey City, NJ - d. 1938 Ottawa, ON)
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* Morton Hugh Mearns (b. 1914 - d. 2006 Perth, ON) +1962-1973+
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** m. Jeannette Marie Parent
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** ch: Jeannette Nowers (Toronto, ON), Louise DeGraaf (Grand Rapids, MI), Peter Mearns (Bolton, ON), Daniel Mearns (Somerset, NJ), David Mearns (Lombardy, ON)
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* Hazen Emerson Galbraith (b. 1922 St. John, NB - d. 2014 Lorneville, NB) +1966-1973+
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** m. Florence Evelyn Galbraith (b. 1925 St. John, NB - d. 2007 Lorneville, NB)
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* William Henry Smeall (b. 1911 Montreal, QC - d. 2009 Montreal, QC) +1973-1985+
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** m. Madeline Pringle (1909-1977)
 
* David Martin +1985-1999+
 
* David Martin +1985-1999+
* J. Edmund Beacham +1985-2005+
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* John Edmund Beacham (1930-2007) +1985-2005+
* John Arendt +1985-2005+
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* John Arendt (b. 1930 Geneva, Switzerland - d. 2019 Montreal, QC) +1985-2005+
  
 
==Alumni==
 
==Alumni==

Revision as of 09:23, 21 September 2020

History

Newman Place Christian Assembly, Montreal, Southcentral Quebec, Canada is a TW-N exclusive brethren assembly founded in the home of William Craig Baynes in 1856, and known most popularly as Natural History Hall where it met at McGill University for many years. 

Previously in 1843, Baynes had founded what is possibly the first assembly in Canada in Kingsey Falls, Durham-Sud, Centre-du-Quebec, which was last known as the Sydenham Place Meeting Room.

There was also an affiliated Bible & Tract Depot @ 97 City Councillors St. +1923-1927+, and at 2031 City Councillors St. +1933-1944+.

Locations

  • home of William Craig Baynes (1809-1887) 1856-1860's
  • Nordheimers Hall; The Long Room; St. Georges Hall; (EB) 1860's-1880
  • Natural History Hall (NHH/Montreal) 1880-1910
  • 2025 City Councillors St (TW) 1910-1953

Correspondents

  • William Craig Baynes (1809-1887) 1856-1879+
  • T.M. Taylor +1889+
  • Frederick Hart (b. 1825 Birmingham, England - d. 1894 Montreal, QC) +1889-1894
    • did a printing internship in 1841 for an artist named John Evans (b. 1779 Birmingham, England)
    • son of John Hart, coach proprieta
    • m. Hannah Bailey on Jan. 28, 1851 @ Church of the Saviour, Edward St., Birmingham, England
      • dau. of John Bailey, paper maker
  • James Mundell Aird (b. 1853 Montreal, QC - d. 1926 Montreal, QC) +1871/1894-1926
    • m. Maria Louisa Jameson in 1881
    • in 1871 lived in Montreal with (all PB), worked as a driver:
      • Thomas Cook (b. 1824 U.K.) whitewasher
      • Anna Cook (b. 1821 U.K.) wife
      • Helen Thomas (b. 1843 Scotland), dressmaker
      • Alfred Birch (b. 1834 U.S.), whitewasher (whitewashed the walls of cottages)
  • Drummond Redpath Blackader (b. 1849 U.S. - d. 1902 Montreal, QC) +1891-1902
    • Raised in Brantford, ON
    • PB druggist in 1891-1901
    • son of Francis Fraser Blackader (b. 1813 Stirling, Scotland - d. 1888 Montreal, QC), of the Bank of Montreal, & Margaret Pringle Drummond (b. 1821 Edinburgh, Scotland - d. 1887 Montreal, QC)
    • brothers Alex & Edward Blackader were Montreal surgeons
  • William Frederick Hart (b. 1854 Montreal, QC - d. 1936 Montreal, QC) +1901-1903+
    • son of Frederick Hart (1825-1894)
  • Henry Hammond (b. 1843 Montreal, QC - d. 1916 Montreal, QC) +1881-1916
  • Rowland Hamilton Blennerhassett (b. 1867 Coolaney, County Sligo, Ireland - d. 1950 Montreal, QC) +1923-1933+
    • m. Janet Weston Gordon (1870-1936)
  • Ebenezer George Millard (b. 1876 Montreal, QC - d. 1949 Montreal, QC) +1927-1949
    • m. Annie Grace Corbett (b. 1878 QC, Wes. Meth. - d. 1958 Outremont, QC)
    • watchmaker in 1911
  • Stanley Herbert McDowell (b. 1875 Champlain, NY - +1933+
    • son of Silas McDowell (1837-1908) & Blanche Beatrice Bedwell (1847-1908) m. 1866
      • PB by 1901
    • m. 1925 Grace Elizabeth Robertson (b. 1890) in York, ON
  • David Hudson Taylor (b. 1876 ON) +1881/+1944+
    • son of William Taylor, PB shoemaker (b. 1838 ON) & Mary Spiers Taylor (b. 1840 ON)
    • ch: David Hudson Taylor (1922-2004)
  • William C. Martin +1944+
  • Herbert William Racey (1886-1951) +1949+
    • son of Dr. John Racey (b. 1834 Edinburgh, Scotland, lived 1871 Quebec City, QC - d. 1906 Lennoxville, QC) & Martha Sophia Ritchie Racey (b. 1842 N.B. - d. 1929 Lennoxville, QC), m. 1863 Quebec City, QC Anglican; both PB
  • James Leishman Grimsgaard (b. 1897 Lanarkshire, Glasgow, Scotland - d. 1965) +1949-1965
    • son of Kristian Lefevre Grimsgaard (b. 1861 Norway - d. 1930 Montreal, QC) & Agnes Morrison Rae Kerr Grimsgaard (b. 1867 Falkirk, Sterling, Scotland - d. 1955 Montreal, QC)
    • m. Beatrice Gertrude Pattison (b. 1896 QC - d. 1984 Montreal, QC)
      • dau. of George Alexander Pattison (b. 1872 Montreal, QC - d. 1946 Tucson, AZ) & Ethel Blanche McDowell Pattison (b. 1868 Montreal, QC - d. 1957 Montreal, QC), both PB;
      • niece of Harley H. Bowell (b. 1865 U.S.), PB & Gertrude M. Bowell (b. 1871 U.S.), in 1911 PB in Hochelaga, QC
      • PB coachman of uncle & aunt: Henry Lambert (b. 1871 Glasgow, Scotland)
  • Ernest Walter Wakefield (1906-1977) +1951-1977
  • Roland James Blennerhassett, Sr. (1897-1984) +1951+
    • m. Ethelwyn Bickerdike (1895-1967) & Anna Margaret Dickson Stewart (1905-1999)
  • Walter Gordon Blennerhassett (1904-1988) +1951+
    • m. Florence Viola Crowe (1907-1980) at St. Paul Baptist in 1928
  • Roland Beacham (b. 1904 England - d. 1972 Perth, ON) +1962-1966+
    • m. Evelyn Gertrude Hipp (b. 1904 - d. 1979 Perth, ON)
      • dau. Edmund Gregory Hipp (b. 1851 London, England - d. 1910 Ottawa, ON) & Ida Helena Wilson Hipp (b. 1855 Jersey City, NJ - d. 1938 Ottawa, ON)
  • Morton Hugh Mearns (b. 1914 - d. 2006 Perth, ON) +1962-1973+
    • m. Jeannette Marie Parent
    • ch: Jeannette Nowers (Toronto, ON), Louise DeGraaf (Grand Rapids, MI), Peter Mearns (Bolton, ON), Daniel Mearns (Somerset, NJ), David Mearns (Lombardy, ON)
  • Hazen Emerson Galbraith (b. 1922 St. John, NB - d. 2014 Lorneville, NB) +1966-1973+
    • m. Florence Evelyn Galbraith (b. 1925 St. John, NB - d. 2007 Lorneville, NB)
  • William Henry Smeall (b. 1911 Montreal, QC - d. 2009 Montreal, QC) +1973-1985+
    • m. Madeline Pringle (1909-1977)
  • David Martin +1985-1999+
  • John Edmund Beacham (1930-2007) +1985-2005+
  • John Arendt (b. 1930 Geneva, Switzerland - d. 2019 Montreal, QC) +1985-2005+

Alumni

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