John M. Livingston

1848–1915 (Age 66)
Welland, Welland, Ontario, Canada

The Life of John M.

When John M. Livingston was born on 9 August 1848, in Welland, Welland, Ontario, Canada, his father, William Livingston, was 26 and his mother, Phebe Amy Huffman, was 22. He married Mary Emily Kelsey on 19 November 1873. They were the parents of at least 3 sons and 1 daughter. He lived in Welland, Ontario, Canada for about 10 years. He died on 16 April 1915, at the age of 66, and was buried in Fonthill, Pelham, Niagara, Ontario, Canada.

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John M. Livingston
Mary Emily Kelsey
Marriage: 19 November 1873
Hattie Bell Livingston
William Joseph Livingston
Harry Miles Livingston
John Franklin Livingston

Spouse & Children

19 November 1873


  • Hattie Bell Livingston


  • William Joseph Livingston


  • Harry Miles Livingston


  • John Franklin Livingston


Parents & Siblings

  • William Livingston


  • Phebe Amy Huffman




World Events (5)

1867 · Ontario Founded

Age 19

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 21

1883 · Mining Boom

Age 35

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 Scottish: habitational name from a place in Lothian, originally named in Middle English as Levingston, from an owner called Levin ( see Lewin 1), who appears in charters of David I in the early 12th century.2 Irish: name adopted as equivalent of Gaelic Ó Duinnshléibhe and Mac Duinnshléibhe ( see Dunleavy ).3 Americanized form of Jewish Lowenstein .

Possible Related Names

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

Sources (3)

  • Jno M Livingstone, "Canada Census, 1901"
  • John M. Livingstone, "Canada Census, 1881"
  • John M. Livingston, "Canada Census, 1881"

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