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Christopher Switzer

Christopher Switzer

Male 1810 - 1887

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  • Name  Christopher Switzer 
    Born  1810  Ireland Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Gender  Male 
    Census  1851  Nepean, Carleton, ON, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location  [1
    Census  1861  Carleton County, ON, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location  [2
    Census  1871  Nepean, Carleton, ON, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location  [3
    Census  1881  Nepean, Carleton, ON, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location  [4
    Died  19 Sep 1887  Nepean, Carleton, ON, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location  [5
    Buried  Bells Corners / Union Cemetery, Nepean, Carleton, ON, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Notes 
    • Inherited his fathers farm. Lived near Ottawa Ontario at lot 31 concession 2, Nepean Twp., Carlton Cty.



    Person ID  I3705  Switzer Family
    Last Modified  17 Jan 2014 

    Father  Christopher Switzer,   b. 1776, Rathkeale, Limerick, Ireland Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 21 Oct 1862, Nepean, Carleton, ON, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Mother  Sarah Miller,   b. 1784, County Limerick, Ireland Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 10 Apr 1866, Nepean, Carleton, ON, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Family ID  F1164  Group Sheet

    Family/Spouse  Sarah Jane Elliott,   b. 1818, Ireland Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 29 Apr 1893, Nepean, Carleton, ON, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Married  16 Jan 1838  Bathurst District, Carleton, ON, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location  [6
    Children 
     1. Mary Ann Switzer,   b. 1838, Nepean, Carleton, ON, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 10 Jun 1914
     2. Robert Switzer,   b. 7 Jan 1840, Nepean, Carleton, ON, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 26 Dec 1921, Ottawa, Ottawa-Carleton, ON, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location
     3. Hannah Switzer,   b. 1842, Nepean, Carleton, ON, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 10 Jun 1914
     4. Rosanna Switzer,   b. 1 Jan 1844, Nepean, Carleton, ON, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 19 Apr 1916, Nepean, Carleton, ON, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location
     5. Ruhannah Switzer,   b. 19 Jul 1845, Nepean, Carleton, ON, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 3 Jul 1906, Carleton County, ON, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location
     6. Christopher Switzer,   b. 29 Aug 1847, Nepean, Carleton, ON, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 1932
     7. Sarah Jane Victoria Switzer,   b. 16 Jul 1850, Nepean, Carleton, ON, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 5 Jun 1922, Nepean, Carleton, ON, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location
     8. Albert Switzer,   b. 18 Dec 1851, Nepean, Carleton, ON, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 23 May 1927, SK, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location
     9. Augustus Cicero Barsolom Switzer,   b. 1 Dec 1852, Nepean, Carleton, ON, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 20 Dec 1920, Nepean, Carleton, ON, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location
     10. Rachel Switzer,   b. 13 Dec 1856, Nepean, Carleton, ON, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location
     11. Obadiah Chrysostom Switzer,   b. 1857, Nepean, Carleton, ON, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 1942, Nepean, Carleton, ON, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location
     12. Abner Ezra Israel Switzer,   b. 1860, Nepean, Carleton, ON, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 18 Jan 1938, Cleveland, Cuyahoga, OH, USA Find all individuals with events at this location
     13. Henry Alexander Switzer,   b. 1862, Nepean, Carleton, ON, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 26 Feb 1885, Carleton County, ON, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location
    Family ID  F1205  Group Sheet

  • Event Map
    Link to Google MapsBorn - 1810 - Ireland Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsMarried - 16 Jan 1838 - Bathurst District, Carleton, ON, Canada Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsCensus - 1851 - Nepean, Carleton, ON, Canada Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsCensus - 1861 - Carleton County, ON, Canada Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsCensus - 1871 - Nepean, Carleton, ON, Canada Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsCensus - 1881 - Nepean, Carleton, ON, Canada Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsDied - 19 Sep 1887 - Nepean, Carleton, ON, Canada Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsBuried - - Bells Corners / Union Cemetery, Nepean, Carleton, ON, Canada Link to Google Earth
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  • Photos
    Christopher Switzer - Sarah Jane Elliott home
    Christopher Switzer - Sarah Jane Elliott home
    School built on Christopher Switzer's farm - Ottawa
    School built on Christopher Switzer's farm - Ottawa

    Headstones
    Christopher Switzer and his wife Sarah Elliott
    Christopher Switzer and his wife Sarah Elliott

    Marriage Certificates
    Christopher Switzer & Sarah Jane Elliott
    Christopher Switzer & Sarah Jane Elliott

    Death Certificates
    Death Register<br/>Christopher Switzer
    Death Register
    Christopher Switzer


  • Sources 
    1. [S19] 1851 Canadian Census.

    2. [S101] 1861 Canadian Census.

    3. [S125] 1871 Canadian Census.

    4. [S76] 1881 Canadian Census.

    5. [S54] Registry of deaths, Ontario.

    6. [S340] Ancestry.com.