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Re: PHAIR, Hugh/Archdeacon Robert/William/Anne Jane of Ireland & WPG, Canada
Posted by: William French (ID *****6428) Date: January 28, 2010 at 17:27:40
In Reply to: Re: PHAIR, Hugh/Archdeacon Robert/William/Anne Jane of Ireland & WPG, Canada by Grace Kauffman of 164


I have to apologize for not responding sooner, but we've just finished moving from TX to Va for my wife's work.

As to the Phairs, Hugh is my 3rd great-grandfather through his daughter Anne.

You've helped me to fill in several blank spots on my tree, thanks!

Please feel free to contact me through my new e-mail address:

Here is what I've found so far:

Death REGISTRATION NUMBER: 1907-004594 (,004594&table=mdth2)
From Fred Bradley ( in Cranbrook, B.C. Canada.

Descendants of Hugh Phair

Generation No. 1

1. HUGH1 PHAIR was born April 08, 1813 in Ireland, and died Aft. 1901. He married JANE --?--. She was born Abt. 1818 in Ireland.

Notes for HUGH PHAIR:

Came to Canada in 1874.

More About HUGH PHAIR:

Occupation: 1901, Farmer

Religion: C/E

More About JANE --?--:

Religion: C/E

Child of HUGH PHAIR and JANE --?-- is:

2. i. ROBERT2 PHAIR, b. June 17, 1839, Ireland; d. Aft. 1911.

Generation No. 2

2. ROBERT2 PHAIR (HUGH1) was born June 17, 1839 in Ireland, and died Aft. 1911. He married (1) MARTHA M. --?--. She was born December 15, 1840 in England, and died February 06, 1903 in Winnipeg, Manitoba, Canada. He married (2) LOUISA RICHARDSON November 02, 1907 in Winnipeg, Manitba, Canada.. She was born March 1867.


Came to Canada in 1862.
1881 Canadian Census --- Eastern Extension, Manitoba.

Robert Phair - Ethnic Origin 'Irish' - Age '41' - Birthplace 'Ireland' - Occupation 'Clergyman' - Rel. 'C of E'.

His wife is 'Martha', also of Irish birth, age 40, and they have 5 children.

Alice, (f) age 14, born in Manitoba.

William, (m) age 13, born in Manitoba.

Ernest, (m) age 10, born in Manitoba.

Emily, (f) age 4, born in Manitoba.

Robert H. (m), age 2, born in Manitoba.

Also living in the household are Robert's parents --- Hugh Phair, (m), of Irish birth, age 60.

--- Jane Phair, (f), of Irish birth, age 65.
1901 Canadian Census --- Winnipeg City, Manitoba, Quarter No. 5.

Robert Phair - Head - born June 17, 1839, age 61.

Martha M. - Wife - born Dec. 15, 1840, age 60.

Emily Moffat - Daughter - born Feb. 23, 1877, age 24.

Agnes Eliza - Daughter - born Feb. 10, 1882, age 19.

Also living in household is Robert's father, Hugh Phair, born Apr. 8, 1813, age 88.
1906 Canadian Census of Manitoba --- Winnipeg District (#10)

Robert Phair - Head - Widowed - age 66.

Agnes, Daughter, age 24.

Evangeline, Daughter, age 21.

Also living in household is Robert's father, Hugh Phair, Widowed, age 93.
1911 Canadian Census --- Winnipeg, Manitoba.

Robert Phair - 64 Lusted Avenue - Head - born June 1840, age 70.

Louisa Phair - Wife - born Mar. 1867, age 44.

Note - Manitoba Vital Statistics website lists marriage of Robert Phair and Louisa Richardson, November 2, 1907, Winnipeg.


Occupation: 1881, Clergyman, Church of England

Religion: C/E

Notes for MARTHA M. --?--:

Death is dated in the Vital Stats for the Province of Manitoba. Registration Number: 1903,002156.

Children of ROBERT PHAIR and MARTHA --?-- are:

i. ALICE3 PHAIR, b. Abt. 1867, Manitoba.

3. ii. WILLIAM PHAIR, b. March 31, 1868, Manitoba.

iii. ERNEST PHAIR, b. Abt. 1871, Manitoba.

iv. EMILY MOFFAT PHAIR, b. February 23, 1877, Manitoba.

v. ROBERT H. PHAIR, b. Abt. 1879, Manitoba.

vi. AGNES ELIZABETH PHAIR, b. February 10, 1882, Manitoba.

vii. EVANGELINE PHAIR, b. 1885.

Generation No. 3

3. WILLIAM3 PHAIR (ROBERT2, HUGH1) was born March 31, 1868 in Manitoba. He married ROSALIND CHURCHILL July 20, 1897 in Toronto, Ontario, Canada.. She was born September 23, 1869.


i. MARJORIE4 PHAIR, b. September 30, 1898.

ii. ALICE PHAIR, b. February 17, 1900.

iii. ROBERT PHAIR, b. August 1906.

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