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Martin Rutter Switzer

Martin Rutter Switzer[1, 2]

Male 1805 - 1860

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  • Name  Martin Rutter Switzer 
    Born  9 May 1805  Washington County, NY, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  [2
    Gender  Male 
    Census  1851  Ernestown, Lennox and Addington, ON, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location  [3
    Died  9 May 1860  Switzerville, Lennox and Addington, ON, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location  [2
    Buried  Switzerville United Church Cemetery, Switzerville, Lennox and Addington, ON, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location  [2
    Notes 
    • An agriculturist who owned a farm a short distance from Switzer's Chapel.

      Martin became an honoured and useful local preacher in 1846.

      SWITZER, Martin R. was born in 1805 in Ernestown, 1849 local preacher

      Martin was part of the Lennox and Addington Temperance Society.
    Person ID  I277  Switzer Family
    Last Modified  17 Mar 2011 

    Father  Christopher Switzer,   b. 22 Oct 1762, Ballingarrane, Limerick, Ireland Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 11 Mar 1828, Switzerville, Lennox and Addington, ON, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Mother  Orra Haughton,   b. Feb 1766, Washington County, NY, USA Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 19 Jul 1841, Switzerville, Lennox and Addington, ON, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Family ID  F52  Group Sheet

    Family/Spouse 1  Philitia Lapum,   d. 22 Jan 1835, Ernestown, Lennox and Addington, ON, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Married  5 Oct 1830  [2
    Children 
     1. Almira J. Switzer,   b. 1833,   d. 1860
    Family ID  F137  Group Sheet

    Family/Spouse 2  Margaret Neville,   b. 5 Jun 1811, Ernestown, Lennox and Addington, ON, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 9 Dec 1888, Ernestown, Lennox and Addington, ON, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Married  26 Oct 1836  Ernestown, Lennox and Addington, ON, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location  [2
    Children 
     1. Dr. Egerton Ryerson Switzer,   b. 5 Aug 1837, Ernestown, Lennox and Addington, ON, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 16 Aug 1923, Salina, Saline, KS, USA Find all individuals with events at this location
     2. Sarah Elizabeth Switzer,   b. 5 Feb 1842, Switzerville, Lennox and Addington, ON, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 7 May 1918, Napanee, Lennox and Addington, ON, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location
     3. Edmund Burke Switzer,   b. 24 Jun 1843, Ernestown, Lennox and Addington, ON, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 1 Apr 1920, Camden East, Lennox and Addington, ON, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location
     4. Wilbur Fisk Switzer,   b. 30 Jan 1850, Ernestown, Lennox and Addington, ON, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 13 Feb 1913, Vernon, North Okangan, BC, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location
    Photos
    Home of Martin Rutter Switzer Family
    Home of Martin Rutter Switzer Family
    Family ID  F138  Group Sheet

  • Event Map
    Link to Google MapsBorn - 9 May 1805 - Washington County, NY, USA Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsMarried - 26 Oct 1836 - Ernestown, Lennox and Addington, ON, Canada Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsCensus - 1851 - Ernestown, Lennox and Addington, ON, Canada Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsDied - 9 May 1860 - Switzerville, Lennox and Addington, ON, Canada Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsBuried - - Switzerville United Church Cemetery, Switzerville, Lennox and Addington, ON, Canada Link to Google Earth
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  • Photos
    Martin Rutter Switzer & Margaret (Neville) Switzer
    Martin Rutter Switzer & Margaret (Neville) Switzer

    Marriage Certificates
    Martin Rutter Switzer & Margaret Neville
    Martin Rutter Switzer & Margaret Neville

    Census Images
    1851 census - Switzer/Neville
    1851 census - Switzer/Neville

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

    2. [S202] Norma Earl - E-mail.

    3. [S19] 1851 Canadian Census.