Seeking information on John Joseph Rex and his wife Frances (Fanny) Bradshaw Powers. We are the 3rd generation from their daughter Margaret Ann Rex. Another daughter Selina Rex (1873-1965) married Willet Rusaw and Fanny Rex lived with them in her later years. I have the following and would really appreciate anything else - especially on his and her parents:
John Joseph Rex born about 1813 in Stanbridge,Missisquoi, Quebec
Married Frances Powers in Darlington, Ontario - July 26, 1846
Died June 11, 1896 - Occupation retired, attending physician Dr. Gillespie, cause of death heart failure. Registered June 13 1896 by Dr. Gillespie. Registration Number 014406. Buried at Cedar Vale Cemetery in Cannington, Ont.
Frances (Fanny) Bradshaw Powers born about 1830 in Ontario; of Irish descent.
Married to John Joseph Rex in Darlington, Ontario on July 26, 1846
1901 Census of Canada District: ON ONTARIO (North/Nord) (#97) Subdistrict: Brock C-2 Page 16 1167 Rusaw Willet MHead M Dec 18 1874 26Origin: FrenchMother Tongue: French 2167 Rusaw Salina FWife M Mar 20 1874 26Origin: French?Mother Tongue: French? 3167 Rusaw M. Lucy FDaughter S May 29 1900 10/12(Lucy May) 4167 Rex Francis FMother-in-law W Jun 4 1830 70Origin: IrishMother Tongue: English
1910 Emigrated to U.S. via Port Huron, Mich. with Rusaw family. Named listed as Fannie Rex age 79 widowed of Irish origin and last living in London, Ont. going to Flint Mich. Family reference listed as son Geo Rex living in London, Ont.
1910 April 27, 1910 US Census in Flint, Michigan, Genesee County, USA for Rusaw Listed as Fanny Rex mother-in-law, born in Cda, age 79, widowed, 14 children, 11 living, Parents both of Irish origin.