James Voicey

Settler of township lots: Lot 19, Conc. 10, Minden (Stanhope area)

Location: Map point is the approximate location within this 100 acre lot running south from Blairhampton Road west of Duck Lake Road

Land acquisition: 1870 Patent from The Crown. Ontario Land Parcel Register - Minden (Image 158).

Other land: Lot 19, Conc. 11, Minden - 1895 Patent from The Crown; 1910 to James Thomas Voysey; 1920 to Thomas Voysey; 1949 to Harry Voisey. Ontario Land Parcel Register - Minden (Image 327).

Dates of residency: 

  • 1871 Minden Directory: James Voisey, 10 half 19
  • 1871 Census of Canada: Minden, Peterborough North, Ontario; Roll: C-9988; Page: 26; Family No: 96.
  • 1903 Business Directory, Minden: Mrs E Voicey, Blairhampton, Lot 19, Conc. 10, Minden

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Preceding landowner: The Crown

Succeeding landowner:

  • 1910 James Thomas Voysey
  • 1917 Thomas Voycey
  • 1949 family mortgages & tax deeds

Link to Settlers of Algonquin Highlands family tree

  • James Voicey, b. 1836, England d. 02 Nov 1896, Minden, (Age 60 years)
  • Ellen Little, b. 1840, Hamilton, d. 25 Mar 1919, Stanhope,  (Age 79 years)
  • Children:
    1. Mary Jane Voicey, b. 1864, Ontario, d. 08 May 1885, Haliburton, (Age 21 years) 
    2. Margaret Jane Voicey, b. 17 Nov 1869, Minden, d. 6 Jan 1946, Boskung, (Age 76 years)
    3. James Thomas Voicey, b. 1876, Minden, d. 1975 (Age 99 years)

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