Ann Kitchen

2 February 1841–22 March 1913 (Age 72)
Ancaster, Wentworth, Ontario, Canada

The Life Summary of Ann

When Ann Kitchen was born on 2 February 1841, in Ancaster, Wentworth, Ontario, Canada, her father, Joseph Kitchen, was 25 and her mother, Janet Thayne, was 18. She married Robert Buck on 29 May 1865, in Norwich, Oxford, Ontario, Canada. They were the parents of at least 3 sons. She lived in Windham, Norfolk, Ontario, Canada for about 10 years and North Norwich Township, Oxford, Ontario, Canada in 1871. She died on 22 March 1913, in Norwich, Oxford, Ontario, Canada, at the age of 72, and was buried in Norwich, Oxford, Ontario, Canada.

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Family Time Line

Robert Buck
Ann Kitchen
Marriage: 29 May 1865
Charles Buck
William Buck
Melbourne Buck

Spouse and Children

  • Marriage
    29 May 1865Norwich, Oxford, Ontario, Canada
  • Children


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    World Events (5)

    1867 · Ontario Founded
    Age 26
    On July 1, 1867, the province of Ontario was founded. It is the second largest province in Canada. A third of the population of Canada live here. Before it was Ontario it was called Upper Canada and had a Governor.
    Age 30
    British Columbia joins the confederation.
    1883 · Mining Boom
    Age 42
    In 1883, there was a mining boom in Northern Ontario when mineral deposits were found near Sudbury. Thomas Flanagan was the blacksmith for the Canadian Pacific Railway that noticed the deposits in the river.

    Name Meaning

    English: from Middle English kichene ‘kitchen’ (Old English cycene), hence an occupational name for someone who worked in or was in charge of a kitchen.Scottish: adopted, on account of phonetic resemblance, as an Anglicized form of Scottish Gaelic Mac Uisdein, see McCutcheon .

    Dictionary of American Family Names © Patrick Hanks 2003, 2006.

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    Sources (15)

    • Anny Buck, "Canada Census, 1881"
    • Ann Kitchen, "Ontario, County Marriage Registers, 1858-1869"
    • Anna Kilstien in entry for William Buck, "Ontario Deaths, 1869-1937 and Overseas Deaths, 1939-1947"

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