Name: Margaret Maria CHISHOLM
Given Name: Margaret Maria
Birth: 21 May 1882
Death: 15 Nov 1963 in Toronto, Ontario, Canada
Burial: 1963 Elm View Cemetery, Sheguiandah Township, Manitoulin Island, Ontario, Canada
Change Date: 1 Sep 2013 at 22:54
MARGARET MARIA BURNETT
Mrs. Margaret Maria Burnett, (nee Chisholm), of Little Current, died at the Toronto General Hospital on November 15th at the age of 81. She was the wife of the late Wm. Burnett.
Born in Howland Township as the daughter of the late Mr. and Mrs. Alonza Chisholm, she married William Burnett on December 25th, 1900, from where the couple moved to Sheguiandah. In 1942 the deceased retired to Little Current, where she remained until her death.
She leaves to mourn her loss six of her seven children, Doris (Mrs. Bill Michie), of Toronto; Alice, (Mrs. Wright), of Manitowaning; Cecil and Wallace, of Little Current; Morley, of Manitowaning, and Jim, of Sheguiandah. Olive (Mrs. Ruthvyn Stringer), of Sheguiandah, predeceased her, as well as her four sisters Mrs. Andrew North, Mrs. Bert Finch, Mrs. Chas. Sim, Mrs. Jack Smith, and her three brothers Jack, Frank and Alonzo. She had 29 grandchildren and 32 great-grandchildren. One of her brothers, Harve, of Fort Frances, is still living.
Rev. Holmes directed the funeral service from the Tracy Funeral Home on November 18th at 2 p.m. Pallbearers were Don Wright, Tom Wright, Ivan Wright, Gary Michie, Ronald Burnett and Grant Burnett. Interment was made in Sheguiandah Elm View Cemetery.
Persons attending the funeral from a distance were Mrs. John Dunn and Charles, Mr. and Mrs. Wright and family, Mr. and Mrs. Miller, all of Sault Ste. Marie; Mr. and Mrs. Tom Lovelace, of Serpent River and Mr. and Mrs. Glen Ferguson, of Onaping.
Elm View Cemetery, Sheguiandah United Church, Part of Lot 3, Concession 11, Howland Township #38
BURNETT / WILLIAM / 1870 - 1954 / MARGARET / 1882 - 1963 / IN HIS WILL IS OUR PEACE / fs FATHER
Father: Donald Alonzo CHISHOLM b: 9 May 1844 in St. Catharines, Ontario, Canada
Mother: Emma Jane BURNETT b: 27 Feb 1855 in Norfolk County, Ontario, Canada
William BURNETT b: 7 Aug 1870 in Sheguiandah, Manitoulin Island, Ontario, Canada
25 Dec 1900
in Little Current, Manitoulin Island, Ontario, Canada
Ontario Vital Records - Marriages #003 308 - 1900
William BURNETT, 30, Farmer, born Manitoulin and Margaret M. CHISHOLM, 18, born Manitoulin were married 25 December 1900 at Little Current. Parents of Groom: Moses Burnett and Eliz. Fishett. Parents of Bride: Aloz. Chisholm and Emma Burnett. Witnesses: John Burnett and Mary Burnett, Sheguiandah.
- Change Date:
1 Jul 2009
- Alice Jane BURNETT b: 5 May 1902 in Sheguiandah, Manitoulin Island, Ontario, Canada
- Jesse James BURNETT b: 15 Jul 1904 in Bidwell Township, Manitoulin Island, Ontario, Canada
- Francis William Morley BURNETT b: 14 Jul 1906 in Howland Township, Manitoulin Island, Ontario, Canada
- Wallace Stanley BURNETT b: 17 Mar 1909 in Bidwell Township, Manitoulin Island, Ontario, Canada
- Olive Emma Elizabeth BURNETT b: 16 May 1911 in Howland Township, Manitoulin Island, Ontario, Canada
- Cecil A. BURNETT b: 21 Mar 1913
- Living BURNETT