Switzer Genealogy
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Amos Switzer[1, 2]

Male 1836 - 1871


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  • Name  Amos Switzer 
    Born  1836  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  [3
    Census  1871  Camden East, Lennox and Addington, ON, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location  [4
    Died  23 Aug 1871  Camden East, Lennox and Addington, ON, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location 
    • In the Aug.30,1871 issue of Canada Christian Advocate reads"Amoes Switzer of camden,while attending a threshing machine had his leg jammed to atoms. Dr.Ruttan of Napanee arrived just as the man expired leaving wife and four children"
    Notes 

    • 1881 - Amos had died, widow Margaret living with Nancy Switzer, also a widow. Children Sarah Ann , 16, and Anthony ,15, living with Grandparents, David Swtizer, 81 & Fanny, 72 (census p 88). Eada,19 & Frederick 11 not found.

      1881 census of Camden East, Addington, Ontario;

      Name Age Sex S/M/W Born Rel Occ E. Origin
      Switzer, Nancy 62 F W Ont Meth Irish
      Switzer, Margret 44 F W Ont Meth Irish

    Person ID  I30  Switzer Family
    Last Modified  16 Feb 2011 

    Father  David Switzer,   b. 8 Sep 1798, Marysburgh, Prince Edward, ON, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. Apr 1881, Camden East, Lennox and Addington, ON, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Mother  Fanny Card,   b. Apr 1808,   d. Camden East, Lennox and Addington, ON, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Family ID  F20  Group Sheet

    Family/Spouse  Margaret Almira Switzer,   b. 30 Mar 1837, Moscow, Lennox and Addington, ON, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 4 Sep 1910, Watertown, Jefferson, NY, USA Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Married  19 Oct 1858  Camden East, Lennox and Addington, ON, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Children 
     1. Edith Elizabeth Switzer,   b. 11 May 1861, Camden East, Lennox and Addington, ON, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 20 Nov 1934, Kingston, Frontenac, ON, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location
     2. Anthony William Switzer,   b. 7 May 1864, Camden East, Lennox and Addington, ON, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 16 Jan 1942, Watertown, Jefferson, NY, USA Find all individuals with events at this location
     3. Sarah Ann Switzer,   b. Jul 1865, ON, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 1 May 1914, Watertown, Jefferson, NY, USA Find all individuals with events at this location
     4. Frederick Knowlton Switzer,   b. 1 Nov 1869, Camden East, Lennox and Addington, ON, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location
    Family ID  F12  Group Sheet

  • Event Map
    Link to Google MapsBorn - 1836 - 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 MapsMarried - 19 Oct 1858 - Camden East, Lennox and Addington, ON, Canada Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsCensus - 1871 - Camden East, Lennox and Addington, ON, Canada Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsDied - 23 Aug 1871 - Camden East, Lennox and Addington, ON, Canada Link to Google Earth
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  • Death Certificates
    Amos Switzer
    Amos Switzer

    Census Images
    1871 census - Amos Switzer family & David Switzer family
    1871 census - Amos Switzer family & David Switzer family
    1851 census - Switzer/Card/Collier/Brass/Collins
    1851 census - Switzer/Card/Collier/Brass/Collins

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

    2. [S65] Fred Bell - Mary Donovan - genealogy.

    3. [S19] 1851 Canadian Census.

    4. [S125] 1871 Canadian Census.