Hello, my name is Terri Smith.I am looking for any information about my family's genealogy.I have some information on the Mason side of my family.
Generation No. 1 Isaac Muminawatum was born 1794 in NOrway House Manitoba.Her married Rebecca Budd July 11, 1842, daughter of Matthew Cocking and Ken-e-?I was told that Matthew Cocking and his wife may not have had a daughter named Rebecca.
Child of Isaac Muminawatum and Rebecca Budd is: i. John Muminawatum
Generation No. 2 John Muminawatum (Isaac), married Margret Sinclair July 27, 1884, daughter of Bakie sinclair and Elizabeth Swain.She was born Abt. 1820.I was also told that it must have been a different Margret Sinclair.Simply because the Margaret whose parent's were Bakie & Elizabeth Sinclair, was living with and then married a John Cook an HBC employee around the same time.
Child of John and Margret Sinclair is: i. William Mason, b. Octo 21, 1845, Fort Churchill.
Generation No. 3 William Mason (John, Isaac) was born oct 21, 1845 in Fort Churchill.He married (1) Magdelaine Murdock.He married (2) Rubina Bradburn, daughter of William Bradburn ad Jessie Cochrane.William was not given the last name Muminawatum, because he was named after the Rev. William Mason.
Children of William and Magdelaine are: i. Margaet, b. 1869, d. 1881 or 1882. ii. Charles, b. 1871. iii. Catherine, b. 26/12/1873, d. 1874 or 1875. iv. Betsy, b. 27/01/1879. v. Boy?, b. 1876/1877, d. 1877 or 1878 vi. Sarah Jane, b. 24/08/1878. d. 1881/1882 or 1892/1893. vii. Mary Magdalene, b. 08/05/1888. viii. Alice, b. 1884/1890. ix. Girl, b. 1880's, d. 1892/1893. x. John, b. 1884/1890. George Alexander Johnstone, b. 23/02/1890. xi. William, b. 05/02/1893.
Children of William Mason and Rubina Bradburn are: i. Janet, b. 1897/1898 ii. Florence, b. 11/12/1900. iii. Frank, b. 10/08/1903. iv. Julianne, b. 04/04/1906. v. Lousia, b.? vi. Elizabeth Margaret "Lizzie", b. Sept 12, 1911, d. 1936.She m. Gordon Stanley Smith.(My Grandparent's) vii. Russell, died as a young child at 5 or 6. viii. Norman, died as an infant.