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Family: Richard A. BLACK/Arathusa C. OXLEY (F1147)

m. 21 Jan 1821


Family Information

  • Father | Male
    Richard A. BLACK

    Born  Abt 1793  Amherst, Cumberland, Nova Scotia, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location
    Died  18 Jun 1869  River Philip, Cumberland, Nova Scotia, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location
    Buried     
    Married  21 Jan 1821  , Cumberland, Nova Scotia, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location
    Father  Richard BLACK | F343 Group Sheet 
    Mother  Sarah CHAPMAN | F343 Group Sheet 

    Mother | Female
    Arathusa C. OXLEY

    Born  Abt 1794  Wallace, Cumberland, Nova Scotia, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location
    Died  16 Mar 1868  , , Nova Scotia, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location
    Buried    River Philip, Cumberland, Nova Scotia, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location
    Father  G. OXLEY | F5136 Group Sheet 
    Mother  Cynthia BENT | F5136 Group Sheet 

    Child 1 | Female
    Sarah Cynthia BLACK

    Born  13 Nov 1821  River Philip, Cumberland, Nova Scotia, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location
    Died  Bef 1901   
    Buried     
    Spouse  John T. POWERS | F7149 
    Married  11 Feb 1851  River Philip, Cumberland, Nova Scotia, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location

    Child 2 | Male
    George Oxley BLACK

    Born  10 Sep 1822  River Philip, Cumberland, Nova Scotia, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location
    Died  28 Jan 1898   
    Buried    River Philip, Cumberland, Nova Scotia, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location
    Spouse  Sarah Ann FILLMORE | F7155 
    Married  6 Jun 1865  River Philip, Cumberland, Nova Scotia, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location

    Child 3 | Female
    Mary Jane BLACK

    Born  3 Oct 1825  Oxford, Cumberland, Nova Scotia, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location
    Died  11 Sep 1902   
    Buried    Westchester, Cumberland, Nova Scotia, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location
    Spouse  Edwin Jacob PURDY, Lt. Col. | F1878 
    Married  14 Dec 1849  Wallace, Cumberland, Nova Scotia, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location

    Child 4 | Female
    Elizabeth S. BLACK

    Born  23 Sep 1827  Wallace, Cumberland, Nova Scotia, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location
    Died  25 Mar 1906  Boston, , Massachusetts, United States Find all individuals with events at this location
    Buried    Glenville, Cumberland, Nova Scotia, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location
    Spouse  Henry Pope COVE | F7172 
    Married  Yes, date unknown   

    Child 5 | Female
    Margaret Oxley BLACK

    Born  2 Jan 1830  River Philip, Cumberland, Nova Scotia, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location
    Died  Abt 1900   
    Buried     
    Spouse  Martin Seaman BENT | F7175 
    Married  1850  , Cumberland, Nova Scotia, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location

    Child 6 | Female
    Emeline A. BLACK

    Born  29 Jan 1832  , Cumberland, Nova Scotia, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location
    Died  Abt 1901   
    Buried    Springhill, Cumberland, Nova Scotia, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location
    Spouse  Caleb SCHURMAN | F7145 
    Married  15 Feb 1855  Amherst, Cumberland, Nova Scotia, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location

    Child 7 | Male
    Richard Lorenzo BLACK

    Born  11 Aug 1836  River Philip, Cumberland, Nova Scotia, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location
    Died  18 Dec 1907  Boston, , Massachusetts, United States Find all individuals with events at this location
    Buried    Weymouth, Digby, Nova Scotia, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location
    Spouse  Sarah Elizabeth GORDON | F7181 
    Married  10 Sep 1863  Amherst, Cumberland, Nova Scotia, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location

    Child 8 | Male
    James Christie BLACK

    Born  30 Apr 1838  , Cumberland, Nova Scotia, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location
    Died  11 Jan 1877  , , , Canada Find all individuals with events at this location
    Buried    River Philip, Cumberland, Nova Scotia, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location
    Spouse  Caroline Amelia COVE | F7183 
    Married  8 Apr 1862  River Philip, Cumberland, Nova Scotia, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location

    Child 9 | Female
    Elizabeth Augusta BLACK

    Born  30 Apr 1838  , Cumberland, Nova Scotia, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location
    Died  16 Aug 1921  Kenora, Kenora, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location
    Buried     
    Spouse  Rupert Bent DONKIN | F7187 
    Married  4 Nov 1869  Black River, Cumberland, Nova Scotia, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location