Ephriam was the son of Christopher Langille of River John(b. Jun 9, 1805- d. May 29, 1890) & wife Lucy Langille (b. Apr 4, 1812 - d. Aug 19, 1909)
Ephraim's marriage in Presbyterian Witness, 1848-1887, name spelt LANGILL.
marriage certificate is on-line at NS Vital Stats
he was a farmer
in River John, Pictou Co. in 1871 census.(May 2).he is living on the lower portion of Mountain road.
Ephraim (M 35 Md Farmer),
Maryann (F 24 Md),
Catherine Jane (F 4),
Charles R.H. (M 7 mos., born Oct.).
All born N.S., All origins: Swiss.Religion: all, Weslayan Methodist.
in Victoria Cross Roads, Cumberland Co in 1881
Ephriam LANGILLEMMaleSwiss45Nova ScotiaFarmer Presbyterian
Mary LANGILLEMFemaleSwiss34Nova Scotia Presbyterian Canada
Catherine J. LANGILLEFemaleSwiss14Nova Scotia Presbyterian Canada
Charles R. LANGILLEMaleSwiss10Nova Scotia Presbyterian Canada
Alonzo LANGILLEMaleSwiss8Nova Scotia Presbyterian Canada
Rhoda May LANGILLEFemaleSwiss7Nova Scotia Presbyterian Canada
Ell... LANGILLEFemaleSwiss5Nova Scotia Presbyterian Canada
James LANGILLEMaleSwiss2Nova Scotia Presbyterian Canada
Margaret A. LANGILLEFemaleSwiss<1 Born: Feb; 1/12Nova Scotia
In Upper Londonderry, Colchester Co. in 1891
In Abercrombie, Pictou Co. in 1901census
Ephraim LangillDec.14 1835 mfarmer
Mary AApr.09 1847 m
Charles ROct.02 1870coal miner
EllenMay 22 1876
JamesAug.20 1878coal miner
also lived at Peggy's Cove, Nova Scotia
there is another person listed with this family in the 1891 census: Jane aged 21 (1870).She may be the wife of Charles R.
Elizabeth Honneyman is a descendant from this family.
Don Brown has him as a son of Edward Langille & Elizabeth Mingo
Rebacca Maud Wilson was born JUly 22 1882 in Lot 7, P.E.I.She went to Harrington School, New Bedford, Mass. After her husband's death, Rebecca Langill joined the Salvation Army and worked tirelessly in all kinds of weather to raise money for the poor.She would stand at the "kettle" in front of banks, stores and other busy places.She died Feb 13, 1983 in New Bedford, Mass.
James Townsend Langille
with parents in 1881, 1891, 1901 census
he was a miner in 1901
in New Bedford, Bristol Co, Mass in 1910 census, with wife and son Henry D.
he is a carpenter, house
enlisted in WW1, living on Gruwell St, Fairhaven, Bristol Co., Massachusetts in 1918
working as a carpenter at State Pier, New Bedford
notation: "has had both arms broken and one leg broken, apparently alright now"
in Fairhaven, Bristol Co, Massachusetts in 1920 census,
with wife and children Henry, Willard, Mary, David H.
in New Bedford, Mass in 1930 census, with children
Willard, Mary, David, Inez, Thelma
immigrated in 1907
he is a gardener at a gardening company
states he was 26 when 1st married, she was 17... ( must have been her 2nd marriage)
Elizabeth Honneyman is a grand daughter of his
My Langill family used to have a family reunion every year back in New Bedford, Massachusetts.They were actually held at the beach pavilion in Fort Rodman over the Acushnet River from New Bedford.They stopped when my Grandfather, James Townsend Langill, died.
marriage cert. on-line at NS Vital Stats