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He too was buried in the Oakview Cemetery at Royal Oak, Michigan - on January 13, 1977.

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Note    N71         Index
I thought from the writing on the Haley Family History that her name was "Attwell" not Ottwell, but I think it is probably an "O." She was buried on February 17, 1939 in Oakview Cemetery in Royal Oak, Michigan.

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Jackie Halterman agrees with me that his name was "Velmore"; Ms. Buchanan says it was "Welmore." Ms. Buchanan says that his two wives were cousins. They must also be related to Elva Facey - Austin's Timms' wife.

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She died as a child according to the Haley history.

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Austin says that he was Reh. They moved to Bennington Kansas after the marriage.

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Jackie Halterman believes that the spelling of his name is "Zairtz." The couple is noted to have had a male infant who died.

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On the 1891 census on pages 26 and 27 of the west Nissouri Township pages, lines 24 +, family 126, I have Matthew Perrin age 45, head, married, born in Eng. with parents born in Eng. and methodist; he is a farmer. His wife is Lucy age 38, born in Ontario, with father and mother from Ireland and Ontario. The children are Ernest, age 12, Joseph, age 10, Johnson age 8, George, age 6 and Clara, age 4. - all were born in Ontario.

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I am named after this man, one of my great grandfathers. His daughter, my grandmother Jean Dunn, died long before I was born but my grandfather John Timms was still alive, so that may be why. There are no persons named Roger on the Timms side.

In the 1881 census, he and Margaret and some of the children are living with his parents. The entry is as follows:
Census Place: Nissouri West, Middlesex East, Ontario, Canada
Source: FHL Film 1375905 NAC C-13269 Dist 167 SubDist F Div 2 Page 6 Family 27
Sex Marr Age Origin Birthplace
Edward DUNN M M 74 Scottish Scotland
Occ: Farmer Religion: Presbyterian Canada
Elizabeth DUNN F M 69 Scottish Scotland
Religion: Presbyterian Canada
Rodger DUNN M M 36 Scottish Ontario
Occ: Farmer Religion: Presbyterian Canada
Margaret DUNN F M 39 Scottish Scotland
Religion: Presbyterian Canada
Edward DUNN M 8 Scottish Ontario
Religion: Presbyterian Canada
Agness DUNN F 5 Scottish Ontario
Religion: Presbyterian Canada
Elizabeth DUNN F 3 Scottish Ontario
Religion: Presbyterian Canada
James DUNN M <1 Scottish Ontario
Religion: Presbyterian Canada
Born: Dec; 4/12

Where is Jean? She was supposed to have been born in 1879.

He appears in the 1909 - 1910 London city directory in Nissouri at Lot 26, Concession 2.

I have a codicil to his will from June 10, 1930. He grants the trustees of the North Presbyterian Church in West Nissouri $50 to help maintain the burying ground or cemetery.


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On the 2001 census, it says that her family came from Scotland to Canada in 1853.

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Apparently, he died at the farm that had belonged to Roger Dunn at Plover Mills, Ontario.

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Roger was a fascinating man. He was always full of enthusiasm for life. Even later in life when he had two artificial hips he used to ride his motorcycle around the farm. He had a vast knowledge of farming and of trees. In is youth, he was quite a runner, participating in many local races.