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Twillingate Congregational Marriages

b = born;
d = died;
bach = bachelor;
spin = spinster;
wid = widow/widower;
fish = fisherman;
f's dau = fisherman's dau;
Twill = Twillingate;
NDB = Notre Dame Bay;
n/g = not given;
NOTES: there were no witnesses given for marriage records.
Nov 1 1877 John LOVERIDGE 23 bach fish Twill NDB Henry Loveridge James Wilson
  Annie SIMMS 18 spin f's dau Twill NDB n/g NOTES: John's mother was Charlotte Stuckless. He died Nov 8 1897 Pilleys Island age 42, of Brights Disease, buried at Little Bay Islds. Annie was aka Hannah. She md (2) 1898 to widow Benjamin Blackmore and (3) 1904 to Edward Brown.
Nov 6 1877 Thomas FROUDE n/g bach fish Twill NDB n/g James Wilson
  Isabella MAY n/g spin f's dau Twill NDB n/g NOTES: Thomas was b Mar 6 1852 Twill, s/o James & Martha. He md (2) Elizabeth UNK by 1882.
Nov 6 1877 William FROUDE n/g bach fish Twill NDB n/g James Wilson
  Susanna STONE n/g spin f's dau Twill NDB n/g NOTES: William was b Nov 2 1849 Durrells Arm, s/o James & Martha. He md (2) 1893 to Selina Greenham. Susanna was bap June 22 1851 Merritts Hr, d/o George & Virtue Stone.
Nov 19 1877 Abraham WATKINS 23 (26, 11 mo) bach fish Twill NDB Hughie Watkins James Wilson
  Susanna BROWN 21 spin f's dau Twill NDB William Brown NOTES: Abraham was b Dec 1 1850 Twill, s/o Hugh Francis & Mary Watkins, grandson of Robert & Mary Watkins. Susanna's baptism is missing, but may be dau of Wm Brown & Mary White.
Oct 1 1879 Robert T. GILLINGHAM 44 bach accountant Twill NDB John Gillingham James Wilson
  M.B. RENDLE (Mary) 20 spin   St. Johns Thomas William Rendle  
Apr 9 1880 David YOUNG 22 bach fish Twillingate David Young James Wilson
  Ruth BUTCHER 20 spin f's dau Twillingate John Butcher NOTES: David was bap Apr 18 1858 Twill age 2 mo, s/o David Young & Ann Jestican. Ruth's mother was Amelia (nee Unknown).
June 30 1880 Abraham SIMS 25 bach fish Leading Tickles NDB NF Thomas Sims James Wilson
  Harriet MERCER 19 spin   May be same as for groom, or n/g. John Mercer  
Oct 17 1881 William WATKINS 21 bach fish Twill NDB Hugh Watkins George Whyte
  Elizabeth BROWN 20 spin f's dau Twill NDB William Brown NOTES: Elizabeth was b Nov 17 1861 in Vital Stats, but date given as Jan 22 1862 per Late Registration, d/o William Brown & Mary White. Per the TWILL SUN, she was of Bluff Head Cove at marriage. William s/o Hugh Francis & Mary Watkins, baptism missing.
Nov 30 1881 James HAYNES 30 (36) wid fish Fridays Bay Robert Haynes George Whyte
  Emma M. OXFORD 19 spin f's dau Herring Neck Samuel Oxford NOTES: James was b Nov 15 1845 Twill Arm, s/o Robert & Mary Ann. He md (1) Maria Keefe & (3) Susie Thorne 1900. Emma Martha was bap Oct 30 1863 Starve Hr, Herring Neck - died Mar 27 1898 Burnt Cove age 34, of consumption; she was the dau of Samuel Oxford & Julia Cross (maiden name of her mother per Richard Waterman).
June 14 1882 Richard BOONE 28 bach fish Burnt Bay Nathaniel Boone George Whyte
  Emma FREAKE 21 spin f's dau Burnt Bay James Freake NOTES: Richard was bap Jan 9 1855 Seldom Come By, s/o Nathaniel & Elizabeth Boone. He md (2) Frances Rideout (nee Porter) in 1902 and (3) widow Phoebe Manuel in 1912.
Dec 23 1882 George GARD 26 bach cooper Twillingate Charles Gard Charles Mackay
  Phebe PAYNE 19 spin storekeeper's dau Twillingate Samuel Payne NOTES: George's mother was Prudence Waterman. Phoebe's mother was a Miss Curtis, a dau of Benjamin & Maria Curtis. Per the TWILL SUN, Phebe was the only dau of Samuel Payne.
June 18 1883 Abel LUDLOW 29 wid miner Tilt Cove John Ludlow Charles Mackay
  Emeline SHAVE? 25 wid f's dau Tilt Cove Henry Shave NOTES: bride's surname hard to read. She was married under her maiden name, but prev married 1876 to Alfred Rideout. Her mother was Arabella BRETT, & g-parents were Edward Brett & Mary Guy. Emeline was buried May 24 1887 Tilt Cove age 29 yrs. Abel Skinner was the s/o John Ludlow & Patience Skinner of Fogo. He md (1) Lucy Ann Rolfe 1877 & (3) 1890 to Sarah Hannah Ings.
Jan 31 1883* Thomas YOUNG 39 wid fish Twillingate David Young Charles Mackay
  Agnes A. MOORS 30 spin f's dau Twillingate John Moors NOTES: Thomas was b Apr 21 1844; his mother was Lydia (nee Unknown). Agnes' mother was Susanna Roberts; she was their youngest daughter per the TWILL SUN. *The SUN gave the date of the marriage as Jan 1 1884, the year of which at least is probably correct, unless the actual marriage date was Dec 31 1883.
June 21 1884 Francis MARSH 21 bach fish Purcells Harbour William Marsh Charles Mackay
  Rosina LANGDOWN 20 spin   Merritts Harbour David Langdown NOTES: Francis was the s/o William Marsh & Helen Warr: he died Sep 10 1891 Sops Island age 28, of consumption. Rosina was b Oct 25 '1866', bap 1875 Merritts Hr, d/o David Langdon & Lydia Card; she md (2) William Cooper and resided Cottles Island 1921.
Oct 3 1885 George Bidwell NOTT (KNOTT) n/g bach merchant's assistant Twillingate n/g James Sharratt
  Emma HODDER n/g spin   Twillingate George Hodder NOTES: George was born England, and resided Belleoram 1921. Emma was b Jul 25 1862, dau of George Hodder & Louisa Kendall.
Oct 20 1885 Joseph BURT 24 bach fish Fridays Bay Barrass Burt (sic) James Sharratt
  Mary EARL 21 spin   Twillingate John Earl NOTES: Joseph died Sep 13 1901 Fridays Bay age 39, of pulmonary TB. Mary was bap Jul 21 1858 Twill age 2 yrs, d/o John & Sarah Earle.
Nov 22 1885 Henry George BURT 24 bach fish Twillingate Morriss Burt James Sharratt
  Mary Ann CURTISS 22 spin   Twillingate Henry Curtiss NOTES: Henry was the s/o Maurice Burt & Eliza Rogers (others have his mother's maiden name as Gillard but she married as Rogers).
Jan 2 1886 Peter HELO? 37 bach sailor Twillingate n/g James Sharratt
  Hannah STUCKLESS 46 wid   Twillingate Benjamin HAWKINS NOTES: Hannah was the widow of Benjamin Stuckless, who died Mar 1876 age 44 yrs.
June 28 1887 Walter W. KNELL 25 bach fish Twillingate Walter William Knell John F. Geddes
  Mary VINEM (VINEHAM) 25 spin   Twillingate John Vinem (Vineham) NOTES: Walter was the s/o Walter Wm Knell & Sophia Wheeler: he died Jan 7 1903 Twill age 40, of meningitis. Mary was b Jan 22 1862 Twill - died 1941 Boston MA; dau of John & Ann Vineham. She md (2) Robert Primmer.
Apr 28 1888 Albert STICKLAND 23 bach fish Twillingate John Stickland John F. Geddes
  Elizabeth HARNEY 25 spin   Twillingate n/g  
Nov 13 1888 Levi BURTON 24 bach fish Durrells Arm, Twill William Burton John F. Geddes
  Harriet MITCHELL 21 spin   Twillingate James Mitchell NOTES: Levi was b Apr 1 1862 Twill, s/o William & Lydia Burton. Resided Durrell 1921.
Nov 22 1888 Isaac GRINHOLM (GREENHAM) 23 bach fish Manuels Cove Richard Grinholm (Greenham) John F. Geddes
  Maria WHITEHORN 22 spin   Twill South James Whitehorn NOTES: Isaac was b Mar 17 1866 Twill, s/o Richard & Elizabeth GREENHAM. Maria Ann was b Jan 2 1867 Twill, d/o James Whitehorn & Susanna White.
Nov 25 1888 John BENNETT 26 bach blacksmith Moretons Harbour William Bennett John F. Geddes
  Lily J. BARTLETT 18 spin   Moretons Harbour John Bartlett NOTES: Mother of John presumed to be Ann Hefford. Lily Jane was b Mar 10 1870 Moretons Hr, d/o John Bartlett & Miriam Jennings. Resided Exploits 1921.
Aug 26 1889 George PAYNE 26 bach fish Twillingate Charles Payne John F. Geddes
  Lilla RIDEOUT 24 spin   Twillingate Philip Rideout NOTES: George was the s/o Charles & Martha Payne, & likely grandson of George Payne. He md (2) widow Lucy A. Simmonds. Lilla was b Jan 10 1866 Wild Cove - d Aug 16 1901 Wild Cove age 36 yrs; her mother was Jane Fox.
Oct 15? 1889 George BENNETT 40 wid fish Burnt Bay, Exploits n/g John F. Geddes
  Jane SARGENT 50 wid   Twillingate n/g NOTES: George was b Brigus, full name George William; resided Lewisporte 1921. He md (2) Jan 7 1901 to Tryphena Jane Sargent.
Nov 11 1889 Silas BURT 25 bach fish Twillingate Foster father TJ Avery John F. Geddes
  Maude OSMOND 25 spin   n/g Horatio Osmond NOTES: Silas was bap Nov 29 1863 Salt Hr, Herring Neck, s/o Esau Burt & Amelia Thompson. Alice Maude was b Mar 21 1864 Twill, d/o Horatio Osmond & Phoebe Wheeler. Silas md (2) 1904 to Matilda Knell (widow White).
June 2 1892 Levi FIFIELD 21 bach fish Twillingate Eli Fifield B. Pecks? (Bramwell Peck)
  Melina HOUSE 21 (24, 11 mo) spin   Twillingate George House NOTES: Levi was s/o Eli & Fanny Fifield. Melina was b July 19 1867, d/o George & Susan House. Resided Twill North Side 1921.
June 7 (1892) Joseph BRINSON 21 bach fish Twillingate n/g B. Pecks? (Bramwell Peck)
  Kate ROBERTS 27 spin   Twillingate n/g NOTES: marriage also in civil records from year is taken (year missing from these records). Eleanor Kate was b Jul 5 1867 Twill, d/o Josiah (Joseph) Roberts & Ellen Wheeler. Resided Goose Cove, Bay of Islands 1921.
Dec 12 1902 Thomas ARKLIE 24 bach cashier Crieff, Scotland n/g John Jones
  Florence M. GILLINGHAM 21 spin   Twillingate n/g  

Contributed and Transcribed by: Jill Marshall - Fall 2006

Page Last Modified: Wednesday February 20, 2013 (Don Tate)
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