I am seeking descendants of this family. EDITH RUBY BURTON was the 1st cousin, once removed, of my great grandmother LILLIE ANN “LILLA” (HOPKINSON) SLEEPER.
Descendants of JOHN ARTHUR WILKIN
Generation No. 1
1. JOHN ARTHUR2 WILKIN (JOHN1) was born March 20, 1884 in Leeds, Megantic County, Quebec, Canada, and died December 1963. He married EDITH RUBY BURTON, daughter of CHARLES BURTON and SARAH FRANKLIN. She was born May 12, 1888 in Sherbrooke County, Quebec, Canada, and died February 1976 in Barre, Washington County, Vermont.
Children of JOHN WILKIN and EDITH BURTON are:
i. JOHN WESLEY3 WILKIN, b. December 09, 1913, Sherbrooke, Sherbrooke County, Quebec, Canada.
ii. DOROTHY KINGSLEY WILKIN, b. February 23, 1915, Sherbrooke, Sherbrooke County, Quebec, Canada.
iii. CARL BURTON WILKIN, b. December 28, 1917, Sherbrooke, Sherbrooke County, Quebec, Canada; d. January 28, 1990, Berlin, Washington County, Vermont.
iv. MARION WILKIN, b. Abt. 1922, Barre, Washington County, Vermont.
v. GERTRUDE WILKIN, b. Abt. 1924, Barre, Washington County, Vermont.
vi. ERNEST WILKIN, b. Abt. 1928, Barre, Washington County, Vermont.
Quebec Vital and Church Records (Drouin Collection), 1621-1967
Name: Edith R Barton (BURTON)
Spouse: John Arthur WILKIN
Event Year: 1911
Event: Mariage (Marriage)
Place of Worship or Institution: Sherbrooke (Methodist Church)
Province: Québec (Quebec)
JOHN ARTHUR WILKIN, of Montpelier, VT., blacksmith to EDITH R. BURTON, spinster, Ascot, married Sept. 14, 1911.