Mary Elisabeth Errett

17 October 1852–19 August 1887 (Age 34)
Augusta, Leeds and Grenville, Ontario, Canada

The Life of Mary Elisabeth

When Mary Elisabeth Errett was born on 17 October 1852, in Augusta, Leeds and Grenville, Ontario, Canada, her father, Edward Errett, was 29 and her mother, Hester Stone, was 23. She married John Cranstoun on 31 October 1879, in Merrickville, Merrickville-Wolford, Leeds and Grenville, Ontario, Canada. They were the parents of at least 2 sons and 2 daughters. She died on 19 August 1887, in Merrickville, Merrickville-Wolford, Leeds and Grenville, Ontario, Canada, at the age of 34, and was buried in Merrickville Union Cemetery, Merrickville-Wolford, Leeds and Grenville, Ontario, Canada.

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Family Time Line

John Cranstoun
1851–1917
Mary Elisabeth Errett
1852–1887
Marriage: 31 October 1879
Adalene Belle Cranston
1880–1881
John Herbert Cranstoun
1883–1959
Edward Errett Cranstoun
1884–1970
Florence Adeline Cranstoun
1886–1887

Spouse and Children

MARRIAGE
31 October 1879
Merrickville, Merrickville-Wolford, Leeds and Grenville, Ontario, Canada
children

(4)

Parents and Siblings

    Edward Errett

    Male1823–1904Male

    Hester Stone

    Female1828–1864Female

siblings

(5)

    Harriet Amelia Errett

    Female1850–Female

    Female1852–1887Female

    Phineas Edwin Errett

    Male1853–1891Male

    Lyman Robert Errett

    Male1858–1883Male

    Alfred Isaac Errett M.D.

    Male1860–1888Male

World Events (5)

1867 · Ontario Founded

Age 15

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.
1869

Age 17

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1871

Age 19

British Columbia joins the confederation.

Name Meaning

English: from the Old English personal name Ēadrǣd, meaning ‘prosperity-council’.

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

Sources (3)

  • Mary E. Cranston in household of Edward Eritt, "Canada Census, 1881"
  • Mary Olive Erratt in entry for John Herbert Cranstown and Amy Mildred Bernice Merrick, "Ontario Marriages, 1869-1927"
  • Mary E Erratt in entry for Edward Cranston, "Ontario Births, 1869-1911"

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