William Wilson Bearss

Male 1832 - 1904  (72 years)


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  • Name William Wilson Bearss  [1, 2, 3, 4, 5
    Born 8 Nov 1832  Lancaster Twp, Glengarry, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location  [3, 6, 7, 8, 9, 10
    Gender Male 
    Census 1851  Ancaster, Wentworth, Canada West Find all individuals with events at this location  [3


    • 1) Ira Bearss, Farmer, born Canada West, age 48.
      2)Mary Bearss, house wife, born Canada West, age 40.
      3) Wilson Bearss, born Canada West, age 20.
      4) Henry Bearss, born Canada West, age 18.
      5) Maria Bearss, born Canada West, age 16.
      6) Clayton Bearss, born in Canada West, age 12.
      7) Lemuel Bearss, born in Canada West, age 9.
      8) Elizabeth Bearss, born in Canada West, age 6.
      9) Rebecca Bearss, born in Canada West, age 4.
      10) Sarah Bearss, born in Canada West, age 2.
    Census 1871  West Nissouri, East Middlesex, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location  [11

    • 1) «b»Wilson Bearss, male«/b», 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) James Bearss, male, age 4.
      6) Ellen Bearss, female, age 2.
    Census 1900  Marion Twp, Sanilac, Michigan, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  [5

    • 1)«b»Wilson Bearss,«/b» male, age 39, born in Canada, Immigration 1887, farmer.
      2) Jane Bearss, female, age 39, 8 Children - 6 living, born in Canada.
      3) Richard Bearss, mail, age 27, born in Canada, farmer.
    Died 8 Nov 1904  Deckerville, Sanilac, Michigan, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  [1, 8, 12, 13
    Cause: Heart Disease 
    Cemetery 10 Nov 1904  Mills Cemetery, Marion Twp, Sanilac, Michigan, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  [14

    • William Bearss, born Nov 8 1832 in Canada, age 72, father Ira Bearss, farmer, heart failure, Mills Cemery Nov 10 1904.
    Buried 10 Nov 1904  Mills Cemetery, Marion Twp, Sanilac, Michigan, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  [8, 12
    Person ID I200  My Genealogy
    Last Modified 25 May 2014 

    Father Ira Bearss,   b. 5 Nov 1805, Niagara, Niagara, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 23 Jun 1883, West Nissouri Twp, Middlesex, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 77 years) 
    Mother Mary Near,   b. 27 Dec 1812, , , , Canada Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. Abt 1873, West Nissouri Twp, Middlesex, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 60 years) 
    Married 1831  West Nissouri Twp, Middlesex, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location  [15
    Family ID F83  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

    Family 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  [1, 8
    Children 
     1. Catherine Bearss,   b. 1862, West Nissouri Twp, Middlesex, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 1935, Deckerville, Sanilac, Michigan, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 73 years)
     2. Mary Alice Bearss,   b. 13 Sep 1863, , , Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 18 Apr 1923, Deckerville, Sanilac, Michigan, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 59 years)
     3. James Bearss,   b. Jun 1867, West Nissouri Twp, Middlesex, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 10 May 1931, Marion Twp, Sanilac, Michigan, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age ~ 63 years)
     4. Ellen Ida Bearss,   b. 31 May 1869, West Nissouri Twp, Middlesex, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 1958, , , Michigan, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 88 years)
     5. Richard Talbot Bearss,   b. 8 Dec 1872, West Nissouri Twp, Middlesex, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 22 Oct 1951, Deckerville, Sanilac, Michigan, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 78 years)
     6. John Wesley Bearss,   b. 8 Dec 1872, West Nissouri Twp, Middlesex, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 1942, Deckerville, Sanilac, Michigan, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 69 years)
     7. William Wilson (Willie) Bearss, Jr,   b. 27 Jan 1880, West Nissouri Twp, Middlesex, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 12 Nov 1899, Deckerville, Sanilac, Michigan, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 19 years)
    Last Modified 18 Mar 2014 
    Family ID F225  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

  • Event Map
    Link to Google MapsCensus - 1851 - Ancaster, Wentworth, Canada West Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsCensus - 1900 - Marion Twp, Sanilac, Michigan, USA Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsDied - Cause: Heart Disease - 8 Nov 1904 - Deckerville, Sanilac, Michigan, USA Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsCemetery - 10 Nov 1904 - Mills Cemetery, Marion Twp, Sanilac, Michigan, USA Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsBuried - 10 Nov 1904 - Mills Cemetery, Marion Twp, Sanilac, Michigan, USA Link to Google Earth
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    Headstones
    William Wilson Bearss
    William Wilson Bearss

  • Notes 
    • He was a farmer and moved to Sanilac County, Michigan in 1880
      Wilson and Jane had the following children:
      Katherine
      Mary Alice
      James
      Ellen Ida (My grandmother)
      Wesley and Richard...who were twins
      Willie

      Per Bonnie Rea Ferguson, jacboni@aol.com, LDS dic 66.
      .
    • (Medical):He died suddenly & did not see a doctor until after death. [16]

  • 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 29 Jan 2005) ; Name, birth & death dates, parents, marriage & children. (Reliability: 3), 15 Sep 2005.

    2. [S22] Compact Disc #66, (Salt Lake City, Utah: The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints, n.d.), William Wilson Bearss (678064) family group record (Reliability: 1), 30 Aug 2005.

    3. [S208] Wentworth County - 1851 - Canada Census, Canada. Canada West., (Ancestry.com. \i Ancestry.com\i0 . www.ancestry.com : 2006), Wentworth County, district 41, sub-district 41, Ancaster, p . 169; (www.ancestry.com) (Reliability: 3), 9 Jan 2010.

      1) Ira Bearss, Farmer, born Canada West, age 48.
      2)Mary Bearss, house wife, born Canada West, age 40.
      3) Wilson Bearss, born Canada West, age 20.
      4) Henry Bearss, born Canada West, age 18.
      5) Maria Bearss, born Canada West, age 16.
      6) Clayton Bearss, born in Canada West, age 12.
      7) Lemuel Bearss, born in Canada West, age 9.
      8) Elizabeth Bearss, born in Canada West, age 6.
      9) Rebecca Bearss, born in Canada West, age 4.
      10) Sarah Bearss, born in Canada West, age 2.

    4. [S209] Ontario, Middlesex South - 1871 - Canada Census, Canada. Ontario., (National Archives of Canada. \i Federal Census of Canada 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. 2; (http:// www.collectionscanada.gc.ca/databases/1871-ontario/001016-1 00.01-e.php) (Reliability: 2), 12 Jan 2010.

      1«b») Wilson Bearss,«/b» 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) James Bearss, male, age 4.
      6) Ellen Bearss, female, age 2.

    5. [S49] Michigan, Sanilac County - 1900 - USA Census, Michigan, Sanilac, (www.heritagequestonline.com: National Archives and Records Administration, n.d.), T623, roll 743, Marion TWP., enumeration district (ED) 131 , sheet 5B, p. 225, dwelling 94 (Reliability: 3), 14 Jan 2010.

      1)Wilson Bearss, male, age 39, born in Canada, Immigration 1887, farmer.
      2) Jane Bearss, female, age 39, 8 Children - 6 living, born in Canada.
      3) Richard Bearss, mail, age 27, born in Canada, farmer.

    6. [S207] Grave Understakings by J. Grave (Mills), Mills (Sanilac, Michigan; Marion Twp, near Deckerville, Sec. 10, Mills RD S. of Maple Grove RD.), William Wilson Bearss marker, Wilson Bearss 10/5/1831 - 11/ 8/1901, 7 Aug 2007. (Reliability: 3), 7 Aug 2007.

      1)«b»Wilson Bearss«/b», male, age 39, born in Canada, Immigration 1887, farmer.
      2) Jane Bearss, female, age 39, 8 Children - 6 living, born in Canada.
      3) Richard Bearss, mail, age 27, born in Canada, farmer.

    7. [S22] Compact Disc #66, (Salt Lake City, Utah: The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints, n.d.), William Wilson Bearss (Pen #678055) family group record (Reliability: 1), 30 Aug 2005.

    8. [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.

    9. [S209] Ontario, Middlesex South - 1871 - Canada Census, Canada. Ontario., (National Archives of Canada. \i Federal Census of Canada 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. 2; (http:// www.collectionscanada.gc.ca/databases/1871-ontario/001016-1 00.01-e.php) (Reliability: 2), 12 Jan 2010.

      1)«b» Wilson Bearss,«/b» 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) James Bearss, male, age 4.
      6) Ellen Bearss, female, age 2.

    10. [S49] Michigan, Sanilac County - 1900 - USA Census, Michigan, Sanilac, (www.heritagequestonline.com: National Archives and Records Administration, n.d.), T623, roll 743, Marion TWP., enumeration district (ED) 131 , sheet 5B, p. 225, dwelling 94 (Reliability: 3), 14 Jan 2010.

      1«b»)Wilson Bearss,«/b» male, age 39, born in Canada, Immigration 1887, farmer.
      2) Jane Bearss, female, age 39, 8 Children - 6 living, born in Canada.
      3) Richard Bearss, mail, age 27, born in Canada, farmer.

    11. [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)«b» Wilson Bearss«/b», 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) James Bearss, male, age 4.
      6) Ellen Bearss, female, age 2.

    12. [S207] Grave Understakings by J. Grave (Mills), Mills (Sanilac, Michigan; Marion Twp, near Deckerville, Sec. 10, Mills RD S. of Maple Grove RD.), William Wilson Bearss marker, Wilson Bearss 10/5/1831 - 11/ 8/1901, 7 Aug 2007. (Reliability: 3), 7 Aug 2007.

    13. [S22] Compact Disc #66, (Salt Lake City, Utah: The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints, n.d.), William Wilson Bearse (Pin #678055) family group record (Reliability: 1), 28 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 Be arss Sr, accessed 2009. (Reliability: 3), 28 Feb 2010.

      William Bearss, born Nov 8 1832 in Canada, age 72, father Ira Bearss, farmer, heart failure, Mills Cemery Nov 10 1904.

    15. [S22] Compact Disc #66, (Salt Lake City, Utah: The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints, n.d.), Ira Bearss (Pen #678063) and Mary Near (Pen #678064) famil y group record (Reliability: 1), 31 Aug 2005.

    16. [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), Wilson Bea rss Sr, accessed 15 Jun 2009. (Reliability: 3), 14 Mar 2010.

      Wilson Bearss, age 72, farmer, father Ira Bearss, born in Canada.