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John Wedderburn Dunbar Moodie

Birthdate:
Birthplace: Orkney Islands, Scotland
Death: Died in Canada
Immediate Family:

Son of James Moodie, ninth Laird of Melsetter and Elizabeth Moodie
Husband of Susanna Moodie
Father of Catherine Mary Josephine Moodie and Agnes Dunbar FitzGibbon
Brother of Captain Benjamin Moodie, SV/PROG 1; Thomas Moodie; Henrietta Moodie; Jessie/Janet Moodie; Donald Moodie, SV/PROG 2 and 1 other
Half brother of James Moodie

Occupation: author
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About John Wedderburn Dunbar Moodie

John Wedderburn Dunbar Moodie1 M, #63011, b. 1797, d. 22 October 1869

   Father*: James Moodie1 b. 1757, d. 1820
   Mother*: Elizabeth Dunbar1 b. c 1760, d. 1798
   Birth*: 1797, Mellsetter, Orkney Islands, Scotland, Date 1796 & location Scotland per 1851 Census. Date 1797 & location Orkney Islands per GEDCOM of Kaye, June 13, 2008.
   " .. Mr. Moodie was the youngest son of Major Moodie, of Mellsetter, in the Orkney Islands ... " pg. 3, "Roughing It In The Bush", Mrs. Susanna Moodie.1,2
   Marriage*: 4 April 1831, England, per GEDCOM of Kaye, June 13, 2008., Principal=Susanna Strickland1
   Death*: 22 October 1869, Belleville, Hastings Co., Ontario, per GEDCOM of Kaye, June 13, 2008.1
   Residence*: 1820, South Africa, "According to Roger Brewitt, he immigated to So. Africa in 1820 then to England again and then after marriage to Canada in 1832." per GEDCOM of Kaye, June 13, 2008.1
   Immigration*: May 1832, Ontario, "They moved from England to Canada in 1832. They lived for 17 months on cleared farmland near Port Hope and then moved to Duoro township." per GEDCOM of Kaye, June 13, 2008.1
   Note*: 2 September 1832, Quebec, Quebec, "We left the British Shores on the 1st July and cast anchor, .. under the Castle of St. Louis at Quebec, on the 2nd September 1832." (pg. 93, "Roughing It In the Bush", Mrs. Susanna Moodie)
   Residence: February 1834, Duoro Twp., Peterborough Co., Ontario, "They moved from England to Canada in 1832. They lived for 17 months on cleared farmland near Port Hope and then moved to Duoro township." per GEDCOM of Kaye, June 13, 2008.
   Residence: 1840, Belleville, Hastings Co., Ontario, "She and her husband moved to Belleville in 1840, which she referred to as "the clearings"." Susanna Moodie, Wikipedia.
   Census*: 1851, Belleville, Hastings Co., Ontario, Age 55 at 1851 Census: Moodie, J. W. D, 55, b. Scotland, CE, High Sherriff, married; Susanna, 49, b. England, CE, married; ?Rath(f), 20, b. England, CE, other res Toronto, single; Donald, 16, b. Cda., CE; R. B., 9, b. Cda., CE (1851 Census: Belleville, pg. 52 of 92, line 35)2

Family: Susanna Strickland b. 6 Dec 1803, d. 8 Apr 1885

   Marriage*: 4 April 1831, England, per GEDCOM of Kaye, June 13, 2008., Principal=Susanna Strickland1
   Agnes Dunbar Moodie+1 b. 4 Apr 1831, d. 1913
   Catherine Mary Josephine Moodie1 b. 14 Feb 1832, d. 1904
   John Alexander Dunbar Moodie1 b. a Mar 1834, d. 1927
   Donald Moodie1 b. 1836, d. 1893
   John Stickland Moodie1 b. 16 Oct 1838, d. 1844
   George Arthur Moodie1 b. 19 Jul 1840, d. c Sep 1840
   Robert Baldwin Moodie1 b. 1843, d. 1889

Citations:

   [S22] Rootsweb, online unknown url.
   [S11] Unknown author, 1851 Canada Census, Record Type: microfilm.

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John Wedderburn Dunbar Moodie's Timeline

1797
1797
Scotland
1831
April 4, 1831
Age 34
UK
1832
1832
Age 35
1833
1833
Age 36
1869
October 22, 1869
Age 72
Canada