Ann Kitchen

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

The Life 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.

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Family Time Line

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

Spouse and Children

29 May 1865
Norwich, Oxford, Ontario, Canada


Parents and Siblings



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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 28

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

1 English and Scottish: from Middle English kychene ‘kitchen’, hence an occupational name for someone who worked in or was in charge of the kitchen of a monastery or great house.2 Scottish and northern Irish: variant of McCutcheon .

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

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Sources (3)

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

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