Leader, Ephriam 1

Birth Name Leader, Ephriam
Gender male
Age at Death about 23 years, 3 months, 8 days


Event Date Place Description Notes Sources
Christening 1852-03-21 Yaxley, Suffolk, England Ephraim not Ephriam
2a 3a
Birth about 1852 Suffolk, England ~~Edmiston FT et al; WL1804: no date but before Henry
Census 1861-01-14 Guelph, Wellington County, Ontario, Canada  
Event Note

1861 Census of Canada:
 Leader: Wm 54, Jane 50, Thos 17, Robt 15, Shadbiach (sic) 13, Ellen 14, Ephraim 9, William 6.
Occupation: Wm, Thos, Robt, and Shadbiach - Labourer
Born - England all except William who is born in UC [Upper Canada]
Religion: CE - all
Dwelling: 1 1/2 storey log, 1 family

[If Marg or Mary Currie 71 Widow Scotland, UP; Menzies Currie 36 Single same; and Eliz'beth Brownworth (?) 6, born UC but resident in Pilkington turn up anywhere they may be living in the house, too. Listed as Not Family Male, Family Female, and Not Family Female so rather confused and next residence unclear which line applies to. - SJL]

Occupation 1870-10-06 Pilkington Township, Wellington County, Ontario, Canada Labourer
Marriage 1870-10-06 Elora, Centre Wellington, Wellington County, Ontario, Canada Mary Jones - by License
Event Note

Transcript has date as 6 February 1870. Although original hard to read, it occurs after July entries so October more likely. - SJL rootsweb transcripts homepages.txt

5a 6a
Death 1875-04-09 Elora, Centre Wellington, Wellington County, Ontario, Canada "from Inflammation of the kidneys and lungs - 9 days"
5b 7a
Burial 1875 Elora, Centre Wellington, Wellington County, Ontario, Canada  
Event Note

Headstone shared by Ephraim and Robert.

Ephraim Leader
Died April 9 1875
Aged 25 Years

Robert Leader
Died June 23 1877
Aged 32 Years.

[Unreadable material at base of stone - SJL.]

Sourced from Leader FT done by bluegrass419 probably from Jackson FT by wandaswand (or vice versa) on ancestry.com.au


(Image available)

Religion     Anglican


Relation to main person Name Relation within this family (if not by birth)
Father Leader, WILLIAM
Mother Aldrich, JANE
    Sister     Leader, Marjorie/Maria
    Brother     Leader, Joshua
    Sister     Leeder, Jane
    Sister     Leader, Susannah
    Brother     Leader, Henry
    Sister     Leader, Isabelle
    Brother     Leader, THOMAS
    Brother     Leader, Robert
    Brother     Leader, Frederick/Shadrach
    Sister     Leader, Ellen
    Brother     Leader, Henry
         Leader, Ephriam
    Brother     Leader, William


    Family of Leader, Ephriam and Jones, Mary
Married Wife Jones, Mary
  1. Leader, Ann Leader [sic]



  1. Leader, WILLIAM
    1. Aldrich, JANE
      1. Leader, Susannah
      2. Leader, Henry
      3. Leader, Marjorie/Maria
      4. Leader, Joshua
      5. Leeder, Jane
      6. Leader, Isabelle
      7. Leader, THOMAS
      8. Leader, Robert
      9. Leader, Ellen
      10. Leader, Frederick/Shadrach
      11. Leader, Henry
      12. Leader, Ephriam
        1. Jones, Mary
          1. Leader, Ann Leader [sic]
      13. Leader, William


Source References

  1. William Leader 1804 & descendants
  2. England and Wales, Birth Index, 1837-1920
      • Page: Suffolk/Hartismere/1852/Apr-May-Jun/4A/504; B_1852_Q2_IS_000320-LEADER_EPHRAIM.jpg
  3. England Births & Christenings 1538-1975
      • Page: C13198-2, 952444; Ephraim Leader England Births and Christenings 1538-1975.JPG
  4. 1861 Census of Canada
      • Page: 1861 Census of Canada/ON/District 1/Twnshp of Guelph/Wellington/pg 5/ln 25-32; 1861 Maybe our William 4108430_00013.pdf
  5. Ontario BMD Online
      • Page: MS932_3; Reel: 3; OntarioCanadaMarriages1801-1928ForEphraimLeader.jpg
      • Page: Ontario Deaths,1869-1937 and Overseas Deaths, 1939-1947/yr 1875 cn 9028/1846474/4171970/557;OntarioCanadaDeaths1869-1938andDeathsOverseas1939-1947ForEphraimLeader.jpg
  6. RootsWeb transcript - BMD Ontario
      • Page: Wellington County 1870 ; vol 9 pg 227; rootsweb transcripts homepages.txt
  7. JoAnn Clark
      • Page: email Photo Credits 18 Oct 2013
      • Citation:

        "Leader, Ephraim, b June 1852 Yaxley, came to Canada at age 2, married at age 18 or 19 to Mary Jones, who was about 10 years older. Took sick and died at an early age 19 april 1875 in Elora, Wellington county, Ontario and buried in Guelph, I think."