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William Adelbert Strong

Jeanette Alwyn "Jan" Joyce

Jeanette Alwyn "Jan" Joyce

Female 1924 - 2015  (90 years)Deceased  Submit Photo / DocumentSubmit Photo / Document

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  • Name Jeanette Alwyn "Jan" Joyce  [1, 2
    Nickname Jan 
    Born 17 Dec 1924  [2
    Gender Female 
    Died 23 Feb 2015  [2
    Headstones Submit Headstone Photo Submit Headstone Photo 
    Person ID I21263  Rgstrong Family genes. | Descendants of Dr. Benjamin Thomas McGhie, 1811-1893, Descendants of Roger Stevens II, 1730-1808
    Last Modified 2 May 2020 

    Family Ancestors Charles Ambrose Houghton,   b. 18 Jun 1922,   d. 7 Dec 2011  (Age 89 years) 
    Married 20 Sep 1947  [3
    Children 
     1. Margaret Ellen Houghton,   b. 8 Jan 1952,   d. 8 Oct 2018  (Age 66 years)
     2. Carol Anne Houghton
     3. Robert David Houghton, UE
    Last Modified 2 May 2020 
    Family ID F7424  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

  • Sources 
    1. [S1017] to Russell Strong, e-mail, 14 Jan 2008, "Howdy cousin!"; privately held by Strong [(E-ADDRESS), & STREET ADDRESS FOR PRIVATE USE], Peoria, AZ, 2008.Peoria, AZ, 2008., Robert Houghton, Hamilton, ON [(E-ADDRESS FOR PRIVATE USE),] (Reliability: 3), 29 Mar 2014.

    2. [S1207] E-mail correspondence with Russell Strong. Privately held by Strong, [(E-ADDRESS) & MAILING ADDRESS FOR PRIVATE USE,] Robert "Bob" Houghton UE, Cambridge, ON [(E-ADDRESS) FOR PRIVATE USE,] to Russell Strong, e-mail<; privately held by Strong, [(E-ADDRESS) & MAILING ADDRESS FOR PRIVATE USE,] Vicksburg, MI., Houghton, Robert "Bob", UE, 4/17/2020, 5:00 PM>, "Proposed Change: Jan Joyce (I21263)," (Reliability: 3), 30 Apr 2020.

      Proposed Change: Jan Joyce (I21263)
      Tree: Rgstrong Family genes.
      Link: https://www.rgstrong-genes.com/getperson.php?personID=I21263&tree=rgstrong1

      Description: My mother Jeanette Alwyn Joyce was born 17 Dec 1924, d. 23 Feb 2015.

      Bob Houghton

    3. [S1208] "The McGhie family"; descendant report to Russell Strong, [STREET ADDRESS FOR PRIVATE USE,] Vicksburg, MI, January 2000; pdf held by Robert Houghton UE, [ADDRESS FOR PRIVATE USE], Cambridge, ON., Robert Houghton UE, p. 5 (Reliability: 3), 2 May 2020.

      Mercie Ermina Grace, b. Dec 5, 1896, m. Charles Wesley Houghton (1893-
      1963) on Sept 1, 1921, d. Oct 31, 1975.
      Children:
      Charles Ambrose, b. June 18, 1922, m. Jeanette Joyce (1924-2015) on Sept
      20, 1947, d. Dec 7, 2011, 3 children: Margaret, Carol, Bob.
      Robert Donald Bernard, b. 1926, d. 1967.

      George Stevens b. Jan 6, 1862, m. Elizabeth Florina "Libby" Leggatt (1868-?) on July 22, 1896, d. Aug 16, 1907

      Angelia Ophelia b. Sept 28, 1865, d. Oct 5, 1909 11. Lived with her parents until they died, moved Scottsville, NY to live with sister Margaret & Dr. McAmmond.

      Margaret Mercy b. Jun 27, 1867, d. 1940, m. Dr J. Fletcher McAmmond (1865-1929) on Aug 9, 1890
      Children:
      Helen Angelia McAmmond, b. Apr 1, 1893, d. Mar 22, 1943.
      Dr. John Fletcher McAmmond Jr, b. Feb 21, 1901, m. Mary Williams (1913-
      2001), d. Aug 14, 1983
      Children:
      Mary W (1935-2019)
      John Fletcher Jr (1937-2001)

      Robert McGhie McAmmond, b. Aug 3, 1905, m. Florence L. Walker (1905-
      1993), d. Aug 17, 1961.
      Children:
      Margaret Mercy (b. 1938)

      Gertrude Florence b. Aug 25, 1870, d. Sept 10, 1894

      William John "Willie" b. Oct 13, 1872, d. 1880

      * from the notes of Dr BT McGhie : With all his social and professional obligations, B.T. still did not forget his love for books. He often took time to read and even make notes about any new books he encountered. He was once offered the chair of the medical board of Queens University in Kingston but turned it down because of his age. He retired to his farms and raised horses, often showing them at local fairs. He was a Conservative, an Anglican, and a
      member of the Orange Lodge. Once, when Liberal politician D'Arcy McGee came to Elgin to speak, the doctor took an active stand against him. The "old doctor" died on October 18, 1893 after tripping on a rug, exclaiming "This is the end!" He was eighty-two years of age. He is buried with his second wife Mercy Ophelia at the cemetery in Elgin.
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      11 1871 census as Anselm 6, male - 1881 census lists Angelia 16, female (error?), no photos known, despite living until 1907, aged 43. Dr BT McGhie stated "she was rather delicate and never married". Was she physically or mentally disabled?