James Bearss

James Bearss

Male 1867 - 1931  (~ 63 years)

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  • Name James Bearss  [1, 2, 3, 4, 5
    Born Jun 1867  West Nissouri Twp, Middlesex, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location  [1, 2, 6, 7
    Gender Male 
    Census 1871  West Nissouri, East Middlesex, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location  [8

    • 1) Wilson Bearss, male, age 38, Orgin German,Religon Meth. N C.
      2) Jane Bearss, female, age 31, Orgin German, Religion Meth. N C.
      3) Catharine Bearss, female, age 9.
      4) Mary Bearss, female age 7.
      5) «b»James Bearss«/b», male, age 4.
      6) Ellen Bearss, female, age 2.
    Census 1920  Deckerville, Marion Twp, Sanilac. Michigan, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  [9

    • 1) James Bearss, male age 52, born Canana.
      2) Minnie Bearss, female, age 48, born Canada.
      3) William Bearss, male, age 15, born in Michigan.
      4) Martha Bearss, female, age 5, born in Michigan.
    Census 1930  Deckerville, Sanilac, Michigan, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  [10

    • [1] James B. Bearss, born in Michigan, age 62/
      [2] Minnie Bearss, wife, age 58.
      [3] Martha L. Bearss, daughter, age 16.[1] Joseph N. Ross, age 31, born in Michigan
    Cemetery May 1931  Downing Cemetery, Deckerville, Sanilac, Michigan, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  [10
    Buried May 1931  Deckerville, Sanilac, Michigan, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  [11, 12
    Died 10 May 1931  Marion Twp, Sanilac, Michigan, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  [1, 11
    Person ID I154  My Genealogy
    Last Modified 25 May 2014 

    Father William Wilson Bearss,   b. 8 Nov 1832, Lancaster Twp, Glengarry, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 8 Nov 1904, Deckerville, Sanilac, Michigan, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 72 years) 
    Mother Jane Talbot,   b. 3 Feb 1840, London Twp, Middlesex, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 24 Sep 1911, Deckerville, Sanilac, Michigan, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 71 years) 
    Married 1860  West Nissouri Twp, Middlesex, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location  [13, 14
    Family ID F225  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

    Family Minnie Powley,   b. 28 Aug 1872, North Norwich, Oxford, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 1950, Deckerville, Marion Twp, Sanilac. Michigan, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 77 years) 
    Married 17 Dec 1890  Marion Twp, Sanilac, Michigan, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  [1
    Children 
     1. Anna Evelyn Bearss,   b. 9 Nov 1892, Cedarville, Sanilac, Michigan, USA Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 23 Dec 1987, Port Charlotte, Charlotte, Flordia, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 95 years)
     2. George E. Bearss,   b. 13 Sep 1893, Marion Twp, Sanilac, Michigan, USA Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 22 Dec 1976, Deckerville, Sanilac, Michigan, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 83 years)
     3. Ethel M. Bearss,   b. 27 Oct 1895, Marion Twp, Sanilac, Michigan, USA Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 7 Nov 1989  (Age 94 years)
     4. Bearss,   b. 28 Oct 1901, Marion Twp, Sanilac, Michigan, USA Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 30 Oct 1901, Marion Twp, Sanilac, Michigan, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 0 years)
     5. William W. Bearss,   b. 30 Oct 1904, Marion Twp, Sanilac, Michigan, USA Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 22 Aug 1987, Sault Ste. Marie, Chippewa, Michigan, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 82 years)
     6. Martha Bearss,   b. Abt 1915, Marion Twp, Sanilac, Michigan, USA Find all individuals with events at this location
    Last Modified 18 Mar 2014 
    Family ID F54  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

  • Event Map
    Link to Google MapsMarried - 17 Dec 1890 - Marion Twp, Sanilac, Michigan, USA Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsCensus - 1920 - Deckerville, Marion Twp, Sanilac. Michigan, USA Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsCensus - 1930 - Deckerville, Sanilac, Michigan, USA Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsCemetery - May 1931 - Downing Cemetery, Deckerville, Sanilac, Michigan, USA Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsBuried - May 1931 - Deckerville, Sanilac, Michigan, USA Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsDied - 10 May 1931 - Marion Twp, Sanilac, Michigan, USA Link to Google Earth
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  • Notes 
    • James and his wife Minnie ran a mill for grinding grain (Grist Mill) and
      f eed for animals and poultry.John Powley bought Minnie's share of her
      fath er farm so he ended up with the 80 acers.

  • Sources 
    1. [S20] Brant Gibbard, Brant Gibbard, (\i Brant Gibbard's Genealogy Pages\i0 . http://www.bgibbard.ca/genealogy/ : 18 Sep 2005.), (http://www.bgibbard.ca/genealogy/ : accessed 18 Nov 2003) ; Name, Birth & death dates, marriage & children. (Reliability: 3), 26 Apr 2005.

    2. [S22] Compact Disc #66, (Salt Lake City, Utah: The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints, n.d.), James B. Bearss (Pin #678059) family group record (Reliability: 1), 2 Oct 2005.

    3. [S197] Ontario, Middlesex East - 1871 -Canada Census, Canada. Ontario., (Archives of Canada. \i Federal Census of 1871 (Ontario Index)\i0 . http://www.collectionscanada.gc.ca/databases/1871-ontario/001016-100.01-e.php : 20 Jun 2006), district 009, sub-district D, Nissouri West, p. 54, dwellin g 191, family 191; (http://www.collectionscanada.gc.ca/data bases/1871-ontario/001016-100.01-e.php) (Reliability: 3), 29 Jan 2010.

      1) Wilson Bearss, male, age 38, Orgin German,Religon Meth. N C.
      2) Jane Bearss, female, age 31, Orgin German, Religion Meth. N C.
      3) Catharine Bearss, female, age 9.
      4) Mary Bearss, female age 7.
      5«b») James Bearss«/b», male, age 4.
      6) Ellen Bearss, female, age 2.

    4. [S177] Michigan, Sanilac County - 1920 - US Census, Michigan, Sanilac, (www.heritagequestonline.com: National Archives and Records Administration, n.d.), T625, roll 796, Deckerville, enumeration district (ED) 156 , sheet 5A, p. 200, dwelling 85 (Reliability: 3), 21 Jan 2010.

      1) «b»James Bearss,«/b» male age 52, born Canana.
      2) Minnie Bearss, female, age 48, born Canada.
      3) William Bearss, male, age 15, born in Michigan.
      4) Martha Bearss, female, age 5, born in Michigan.

    5. [S198] Michigan,Sanilac County-1930 -U. S. Census, Michigan, Sanilac, (www.familysearch.com: National Archives and Records Administration, n.d.), T626, roll 1028, Deckerville, Sanilac, Micgigan, U.S.A., en umeration district (ED) 0023, sheet 4A (Reliability: 3), 8 Aug 2012.

      [1] «b»James B. Bears«/b»s, born in Michigan, age 62/
      [2] Minnie Bearss, wife, age 58.
      [3] Martha L. Bearss, daughter, age 16.[1] Joseph N. Ross, age 31, born in Michigan

    6. [S197] Ontario, Middlesex East - 1871 -Canada Census, Canada. Ontario., (Archives of Canada. \i Federal Census of 1871 (Ontario Index)\i0 . http://www.collectionscanada.gc.ca/databases/1871-ontario/001016-100.01-e.php : 20 Jun 2006), district 009, sub-district D, Nissouri West, p. 54, dwellin g 191, family 191; (http://www.collectionscanada.gc.ca/data bases/1871-ontario/001016-100.01-e.php) (Reliability: 3), 29 Jan 2010.

      1) Wilson Bearss, male, age 38, Orgin German,Religon Meth. N C.
      2) Jane Bearss, female, age 31, Orgin German, Religion Meth. N C.
      3) Catharine Bearss, female, age 9.
      4) Mary Bearss, female age 7.
      5)«b» James Bearss,«/b» male, age 4.
      6) Ellen Bearss, female, age 2.

    7. [S177] Michigan, Sanilac County - 1920 - US Census, Michigan, Sanilac, (www.heritagequestonline.com: National Archives and Records Administration, n.d.), T625, roll 796, Deckerville, enumeration district (ED) 156 , sheet 5A, p. 200, dwelling 85 (Reliability: 3), 21 Jan 2010.

      1)«b» James Bearss«/b», male age 52, born Canana.
      2) Minnie Bearss, female, age 48, born Canada.
      3) William Bearss, male, age 15, born in Michigan.
      4) Martha Bearss, female, age 5, born in Michigan.

    8. [S197] Ontario, Middlesex East - 1871 -Canada Census, Canada. Ontario., (Archives of Canada. \i Federal Census of 1871 (Ontario Index)\i0 . http://www.collectionscanada.gc.ca/databases/1871-ontario/001016-100.01-e.php : 20 Jun 2006), district 009, sub-district D, Nissouri West, p. 54, dwellin g 191, family 191; (http://www.collectionscanada.gc.ca/data bases/1871-ontario/001016-100.01-e.php) (Reliability: 3), 29 Jan 2010.

      1) Wilson Bearss, male, age 38, Orgin German,Religon Meth. N C.
      2) «b»Jane Bearss«/b», female, age 31, Orgin German, Religion Meth. N C.
      3) Catharine Bearss, female, age 9.
      4) Mary Bearss, female age 7.
      5) James Bearss, male, age 4.
      6) Ellen Bearss, female, age 2.

    9. [S177] Michigan, Sanilac County - 1920 - US Census, Michigan, Sanilac, (www.heritagequestonline.com: National Archives and Records Administration, n.d.), T625, roll 796, Deckerville, enumeration district (ED) 156 , sheet 5A, p. 200, dwelling 85 (Reliability: 3), 21 Jan 2010.

      1) James Bearss, male age 52, born Canana.
      2) Minnie Bearss, female, age 48, born Canada.
      3) William Bearss, male, age 15, born in Michigan.
      4) Martha Bearss, female, age 5, born in Michigan.

    10. [S145] Michigan, State Census, 1894, Michigan, Lapeer, (Digital images. Family Search. \i Michigan, State Census, 1894\i0 . www.familysearch.com : n.d.), Oregon Twp., p. 417, Joseph N. Ross; (www.familysearch.com) (Reliability: 3), 8 Aug 2012.

      [1]«b» Joseph N. Ros«/b»s, age 31, born in Michigan
      [2] Anna M. Ross, wife, age 27, born in Germany.
      [3] Otto R. Ross, son, age 3.
      [4] Nina Ross, daughter, age 2.[1] Joseph N. Ross, age 57, born in Michigan.

    11. [S178] Grave Understakings by J. Grave, Downing (Sanilac, Michigan; Wheatland Twp, Sec.36, on Rangeline Rd, N. of Downington Rd.), 977.443 Gr Vol. 14., James Bearss marker, 1867 -1931, 1931. (Reliability: 3), 7 Aug 2007.

    12. [S180] Grave Markers - Downing, Downing Cemetery (Sanilac, Michigan; Outside of Deckerville, Sec 36 on Range Line Rd, n. of Downington Rd.), James B Bearss marker, Data collected by B. & J. Kutchen, 2 007. (Reliability: 3), 1 Aug 2007.
      James B Bearss 1867 - 1931

    13. [S20] Brant Gibbard, Brant Gibbard, (\i Brant Gibbard's Genealogy Pages\i0 . http://www.bgibbard.ca/genealogy/ : 18 Sep 2005.), (http://www.bgibbard.ca/genealogy/ : accessed 29 Jan 2005) ; Name, birth & death dates, parents, marriage & children. (Reliability: 3), 15 Sep 2005.

    14. [S63] Death Certificate - William Wilson Bearss Sr, Michigan Michigan Dept. of State - Vital Statistigs, State of Mich., (www.seakingmichigan.org :2008.), Seeking Michigan," death certificate 565 (1904), William Wi lson Bearss Sr, accessed 15 Jun 2009. (Reliability: 3), 24 Aug 2009.