Switzer Genealogy
Descendants of Hans Jacob Schweitzer
QUICK SEARCH --> Given Name:  Surname: 

Norris Switzer

Norris Switzer[1, 2]

Male 1838 - 1913

Personal Information    |    Media    |    Sources    |    Event Map    |    All    |    PDF

  • Name  Norris Switzer 
    Born  28 Jul 1838  Camden East, Lennox and Addington, ON, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Gender  Male 
    Census  1851  Camden East, Lennox and Addington, ON, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location  [2
    Census  1861  Camden East, Lennox and Addington, ON, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location  [3
    Census  1871  Fenelon Twp., Victoria, ON, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location  [4
    Census  1881  Fenelon Twp., Victoria, ON, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location  [5
    Census  1891  Fenelon Twp., Victoria, ON, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location  [6
    Census  1901  Fenelon Twp., Victoria, ON, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location  [7
    Census  1911  Fenelon Twp., Victoria, ON, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location  [8
    Died  23 Nov 1913  Oakwood, Mariposa, ON, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location  [9
    Buried  Eden Church Cemetery, Mariposa Twp., Victoria, ON, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Notes 

    • Ref: Marvin W. Millis, Delta, BC

      This is the Last Will and Testament of me Norris Switzer of the Township of Fenelon in the County of Victoria and Province of Ontario Canada made this seventeenth day of February in the year of our Lord one thousand nine hundred and twelve.__I Revoke all former Wills or other Testamentary Dispositions by me at any time heretofore made, and declare this only to be and contain my Last Will and Testament.__I Direct all my just debts, Funeral and Testamentary expenses to be paid and satisfied by my Executors
      hereinafter named as soon as conveniently may be after my decease.__I give Devise and bequeath all my Real and personal Estate of which I may die possessed in the manner following, that is to say My farm which is the east half of the east half of Lot number seven in the sixth-concession of the Township of Fenelon, County of Victoria, Province of Ontario, Canada. I leave to my wife Lucy Switzer for her sole use and benefit. The same containing fifty acres more or less, should she survive me, if the same be not sold by me during my lifetime, and if sold she shall have full control of the purchase price, and also all rents or interest that may accrue there from, with power to use any portion of the principal during her life after my decease as her wants may require and so long as she remains my widow.__At the death of my wife I direct that my son Herbert receive One Thousand dollars from the residue left for his sole use and benefit, but should he predecease my wife then this sum of One Thousand dollars shall be divided equally between his Two sons, Charles Elmer Switzer and Percy Victor Switzer for their sole and only use and benefit forever. And further the rest of my estate I will and bequeath to the sons of my late son, Wellington Switzer in the order in which they become of age, that is as follows - Ralf Switzer, Harold Herbert Switzer, Charles Frederick Switzer, Wilmot Clayton Switzer and Roscoe Crosley Switzer in equal shares, the same sum to each. However should any of these sons of Wellington Switzer predecease me
      or my wife then his or their shares shall be divided equally among those still living. In the case of the two sons of my son Herbert Switzer herein before mentioned I direct that the aforesaid sum of one thousand dollars shall be paid to the survivor for his sole and only use and benefit forever. __All the residue of my Estate and herein before disposed of I give, devise and bequeath unto_(blank).__And I nominate and appoint Thomas Evans McMullen of Smith Township, Peterboro County, Province of Ontario Canada
      and Eli Short of the Township of Mariposa, Victoria County, Province of Ontario, Canada: Yeoman to be executors of this my last Will and Testament__In Witness whereof I have herunto set my hand the day
      and year first above written:_Signed, published and declared by the said Norris Switzer the Testator as and for his last Will and Testament in the presence of us who both present together at the same time in his presence at his request and in the presence of each other have hereunto subscribed our names as witnesses.__(signed by) Norris Switzer__George King__John Cundal

    Person ID  I177  Switzer Family
    Last Modified  26 Feb 2011 

    Father  Jacob Switzer,   b. 1815, Camden East, Lennox and Addington, ON, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 31 Aug 1893, Fenelon Twp., Victoria, ON, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Mother  Elizabeth,   b. 1814,   d. 17 Jan 1891, Fenelon Twp., Victoria, ON, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Family ID  F48  Group Sheet

    Family/Spouse  Lucy King,   b. 15 Mar 1845, Ryde, Isle Of Wight, Hampshire, England Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 13 May 1927, Smith Twp., Peterborough, ON, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Married  12 Jan 1871  Fenelon Twp., Victoria, ON, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location  [10
    Children 
     1. James Herbert Switzer,   b. 18 Nov 1871, Fenelon Twp., Victoria, ON, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 1 Sep 1945, Fleming, Div. 5, SK, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location
     2. George Wellington Switzer,   b. 16 Jun 1873, ON, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 25 Oct 1911, Fenelon Twp., Victoria, ON, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location
     3. Harriet Melissa Switzer,   b. 28 Apr 1875
     4. Eliza Jane Switzer,   b. 8 Feb 1879, Fenelon Falls, Victoria, ON, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location
     5. William Arthur Switzer,   b. 26 Jun 1881, Fenelon Twp., Victoria, ON, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 19 Feb 1907, Fenelon Twp., Victoria, ON, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location
    Family ID  F49  Group Sheet

  • Event Map
    Link to Google MapsBorn - 28 Jul 1838 - Camden East, Lennox and Addington, ON, Canada Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsCensus - 1851 - Camden East, Lennox and Addington, ON, Canada Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsCensus - 1861 - Camden East, Lennox and Addington, ON, Canada Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsCensus - 1871 - Fenelon Twp., Victoria, ON, Canada Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsMarried - 12 Jan 1871 - Fenelon Twp., Victoria, ON, Canada Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsCensus - 1881 - Fenelon Twp., Victoria, ON, Canada Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsCensus - 1891 - Fenelon Twp., Victoria, ON, Canada Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsCensus - 1901 - Fenelon Twp., Victoria, ON, Canada Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsCensus - 1911 - Fenelon Twp., Victoria, ON, Canada Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsDied - 23 Nov 1913 - Oakwood, Mariposa, ON, Canada Link to Google Earth
     = Link to Google Maps 
     = Link to Google Earth 
    Pin Legend  : Address       : Location       : City/Town       : County/Shire       : State/Province       : Country       : Not Set

  • Photos
    Norris Switzer and his wife Lucy King
    Norris Switzer and his wife Lucy King

    Documents
    Obituary Transcription
    Obituary Transcription
    Norris Switzer
    Will
    Will
    Norris Switzer - Transcribed from the original

    Headstones
    Norris Switzer, his wife Lucy King and their son Wellington Switzer
    Norris Switzer, his wife Lucy King and their son Wellington Switzer

    Marriage Certificates
    Marriage Register<br/>Norris Switzer & Lucy King
    Marriage Register
    Norris Switzer & Lucy King


    Death Certificates
    Death Register<br/>Norris Switzer
    Death Register
    Norris Switzer


    Census Images

    » Slide Show
    1851 census - Switzer/Molyneaux
    1851 census - Switzer/Molyneaux
    1861 census - Switzer
    1861 census - Switzer
    1881 census - Switzer/King/Ruttan
    1881 census - Switzer/King/Ruttan
    1871 census - Switzer/King
    1871 census - Switzer/King
    1891 census - Switzer/Ruttan/King
    1891 census - Switzer/Ruttan/King
    1901 census - Switzer/King/Ruttan/Knight/Day/Henry
    1901 census - Switzer/King/Ruttan/Knight/Day/Henry
    1911 census - Switzer/King/Sanguine
    1911 census - Switzer/King/Sanguine

  • Sources 
    1. [S15] Carol-Anne Eldridge, Import.

    2. [S19] 1851 Canadian Census.

    3. [S101] 1861 Canadian Census.

    4. [S125] 1871 Canadian Census.

    5. [S76] 1881 Canadian Census.

    6. [S147] 1891 Canadian Census.

    7. [S28] 1901 Canadian Census.

    8. [S30] 1911 Canadian Census.

    9. [S54] Registry of deaths, Ontario.

    10. [S41] Registry of Marriages, Ontario.