Splan, Samuel (W?)

Birth Name Splan, Samuel (W?)
Gender male
Age at Death 69 years, 7 months, 29 days

Events

Event Date Place Description Notes Sources
Birth 1832-12-17    
Event Note

1851 Census of Canada: for year; 1901 Census of Canada for date -  Dec 17 1832, and Lanark ON - headstone

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Birth 1832   Township Montague? in Marriage Record
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Residence 1852-01-12 Kincardine Township, Bruce, Ontario, Bruce County, Ontario, Canada 1851 Census
Event Note

1851 Census of Canada

Splaan: Samuel 22* and Margaret A 22.
Occupation: Samuel - Farmer.
Born: Samuel - Canada, Margaret - Ireland.
Religion: Episcopalian - both.

* age next birthday.

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Property 1852-01-12 Kincardine Township, Bruce, Ontario, Bruce County, Ontario, Canada  
Event Note

1851 Census of Canada - Agricultural

Ln 35: Thos Splaan - Concession: Prima St; Lot: 15; Held by each person/family - acres: 1/4; Under Cultivation - acres: 1/4.

Ln 38: Sam'l Splaan - Concession: 2 S[outh]; Lot: 26 & 26 [sic]; Held by each person/family - acres: 100; Under Cultivation - acres: 1; Under Wood or Wild - acres: 99

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Occupation 1876 Kincardine Township, Bruce, Ontario, Bruce County, Ontario, Canada Fish Descaler? Dealer? see image
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Marriage 1880-01-14 Kincardine Township, Bruce, Ontario, Bruce County, Ontario, Canada  
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Residence 1901-03-31 Edmonton, Alberta, Canada 1901 Census - Samuel states is Danish
Event Note

1901 Census of Canada:
Splan: Samuel 68, wife Alma 46, and adopted son Adris  Perrault [?] 17.
DoBs: Dec 17 1832, Jan 14 1855, Jan 23? 1889.
Born: Samuel and Alma - Ontario; Adris - USA
Racial/Tribal Origin: Danish**; Scotch; French
Nationality: Canadian - all [possibly English for Samuel]
Religion: Samuel and Alma - C of E(?); Adris - Roman Catholic
Occupation: Samuel is a Farmer.
Education: All can read, write, and speak English; Adris can also speak French;
Mother tongue: Samuel and Alma English; Adris - French.

** This is the only reference to Denmark found to date which may explain the story from TAL that the Splans were from Denmark. All other records clearly show as Irish.

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Death 1902-08-15 Edmonton, Alberta, Canada  
Event Note

"Aged 61 years"

Edmonton Municipal Cemetery
Edmonton
Edmonton Census Division
Alberta, Canada
Plot: A 0018 0020

Image available: Samuel W Splan 1902 108083124_138273981551.jpg

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Parents

Relation to main person Name Relation within this family (if not by birth)
Father Splan, THOMAS
Mother Weston, ELIZABETH
    Sister     Splan, Ann
         Splan, Samuel (W?)
    Sister     Splan, Jane
    Sister     Splan, Elizabeth
    Brother     Splan, John
    Brother     Splan, THOMAS
    Brother     Splan, George
    Sister     Splan, Frances
    Brother     Splan, Richard
    Sister     Splan, Esther
    Brother     Splan, William
    Sister     Splan, [Living]
    Brother     Splan, Richard

Families

    Family of Splan, Samuel (W?) and , Margaret A
Married Wife , Margaret A
    Family of Splan, Samuel (W?) and Snowden, ??Addie
Married Wife Snowden, ??Addie
    Family of Splan, Samuel (W?) and , ??Catharine
Married Wife , ??Catharine
  Children
  1. Splan, Thomas A
    Family of Splan, Samuel (W?) and Anderson, Ellen
Married Wife Anderson, Ellen
  Children
  1. Splan, Catharine
  2. Splan, John
  3. Splan, William Charles
  4. Splan, George
  5. Splan, Ellen
  6. Splan, Edith
  7. Splan, Ethel
    Family of Splan, Samuel (W?) and Morrison, Alma S
Married Wife Morrison, Alma S
  Children
  1. Perrault (sp?), Adris (sp?)

Pedigree

  1. Splan, THOMAS
    1. Weston, ELIZABETH
      1. Splan, [Living]
      2. Splan, Ann
      3. Splan, Jane
      4. Splan, Samuel (W?)
        1. , Margaret A
        2. Snowden, ??Addie
        3. , ??Catharine
          1. Splan, Thomas A
        4. Anderson, Ellen
          1. Splan, Catharine
          2. Splan, John
          3. Splan, William Charles
          4. Splan, George
          5. Splan, Ellen
          6. Splan, Edith
          7. Splan, Ethel
        5. Morrison, Alma S
          1. Perrault (sp?), Adris (sp?)
      5. Splan, Elizabeth
      6. Splan, John
      7. Splan, George
      8. Splan, THOMAS
      9. Splan, Frances
      10. Splan, Richard
      11. Splan, Esther
      12. Splan, William
      13. Splan, Richard

Ancestors

Source References

  1. Find a Grave Memorial
      • Page: # 108083124, findagrave.com; Samuel W Splan (1832 - 1902) - Find A Grave Memorial.htm
  2. 1901 Census of Canada
      • Page: 1901/North West Territories/202 Alberta/94 Edmonton West/p 24/lns 33-34; 1901 Census Samuel Splan z000178371.pdf
  3. GenForum
      • Page: J Christiansen in Splan discussion; 2. Re Splan from Denmark.htm
  4. 1851 Census of Canada East, Canada West, New Brunswick, and Nova Scotia
      • Page: Canada West, Bruce County, Kincardine Township 4, pg 7, lns 15-16; 1851 Canada Census Splaan family 2 e002344483.pdf
      • Page: 1851 Agricultural Census: Canada West/Bruce County/Kincardine Township/Enum District 1/Twnshp No 4/pg 47/lns 35 & 38; 1851 Census Canada Splaan Sams e002344523.pdf
  5. Ontario Births 1869-1912
      • Page: #001987; Samuel Splan and Ellen Anderson - Ethel Splan birth.JPG and Samuel Splan Ellen Anderson - Ethel Splan birth record-image_9Q97-Y3S7-TWJ.jpg
  6. AncestryLibrary.com
      • Page: Kincardine, Bruce, Ontario Marriages, pg 253, 001541; Samuel and Alva Splan marriage ONMS932_32-1295.jpg