901 Pembridge Cresc.
Kingston,Ontario K7M 6C6
|Our family tree at present dates back to the early 1800's and originates from the Sterling/Bannockburn/Falkirk area of Scotland.. |
Our Great-Great-Great Grandfather, John Diffin married Margaret Govan. They had at least one son James Diffin, our Great-Great Grandfather. James married Margaret Turnbull, daughter of Henry Turnbull and Janet Laird.
They had 9 children,Henry Diffin, Joseph Diffin m: Elizabeth Laird, Janet Diffin, Robert Diffin our Great Grandfather m: Helen Murphy,James Diffen, Samuel Diffin m: Elizabeth Penman, William Duffen m: Janet Wardrope, Margaret Duffen m: Samuel McKee and Elizabeth Duffin m: Abraham MacFarlane.
The family name changed between 1868-1870.
Robert married Helen Murphy and they had 5 children, Robert,our Grandfather, Elizabeth, James, Mary Anne and Arthur.
Our branch imigrated to Canada in 1928/29 and settled in Drumheller, Alberta, Canada. They originally consisted of Robert Duffin our Grandfather, his wife Janet(nee Cully) and four children, Robert, James Cully Loos, Sarah Anne Ward and Thomas Cully. All of the original siblings are deceased.
Regards, R. Duffin