William Landon1

M, b. 7 February 1828, d. 8 October 1905

Reference IDs

  • 00028.0
Ref=LANDO-09460
William Landon, ca. 1888
     William Landon was born on 7 February 1828 at Burford, Brant, Ontario, son of William Landon and Lucy (?).1,2,3

William Landon married Sarah Cudney circa 1849 at Burford, Ontario.4 William Landon was widowed say 1856 at Burford, Ontario.4

William Landon married Sarah Ann Weir say 1856 at Burford, Ontario.1,45 William Landon was widowed on 6 October 1899 at Marlette Township, Sanilac, Michigan, at age 71.6

William Landon died on 8 October 1905 at Marlette Township, Michigan, at age 77.7,2 He was buried at McLeish Cemetery, Marlette Township, Sanilac, Michigan.7

Locations

emi.15 February 1855Lexington Township, Sanilac, Michigan, Sarnia (Lambton County), Ontario8,9,10
mig.1859Lexington Township, Sanilac, Michigan, to the family homestead, three miles east and 4 miles north of Marlette11
cen.15 June 1860Lexington Township, Sanilac, Michigan9
cen.4 June 1870Marlette Township, Sanilac, Michigan12
cen.14 June 1880Marlette Township, Sanilac, Michigan13
cen.12 June 1900Marlette Township, Sanilac, Michigan10

Children of William Landon and Sarah Cudney

Children of William Landon and Sarah Ann Weir

Last Edited=5 Dec 2017

Citations

  1. [S4] Olive T. Hoefling, Paul's baby book.
  2. [S12] Martha Tarrant and Olive Hoefling, Landon and Tarrant Composition Book 1, p. 1.
  3. [S269] John William Landon, John W. Landon death registration, this document gives birthplace as USA.
  4. [S153] Geraldine J. Redmond, Family File, Redmond, G., Mar 2006, Mar. 2006.
  5. [S10] Personal knowledge of Barbara Zanzig (Kirkland, WA), Photo inscribed by Martha Landon Tarrant or Olive Tarrant Hoefling "Grandma and Grandpa Landon, picture taken about 1888". Paper frame printed "E. L. [TF]eeple, Marlette, Mich."
  6. [S12] Martha Tarrant and Olive Hoefling, Landon and Tarrant Composition Book 1.
  7. [S175] Marlette Leader Obituary Index, Amy Gagnon, index to records, various dates Marlette (MI) District Library.
  8. [S171] Michigan State Archives microfilm, Declaration of Intent, "RG 94-267 Naturalization Records 1850-1965", county roll 1137, vol. 13 p. 132, state roll #8820, FHL #1994968, Lansing, Michigan, USA.
  9. [S102] 1860 US Census, Michigan, Sanilac Co. Roll M653_558, Provo, Utah, USA, William Landon, Lexington Twp., , 83-84 (919-920) (image 51-52 of 52), 603, 591.
  10. [S120] 1900 US Census, Michigan, Sanilac Co. Roll T623_743, Ann Arbor, MI, USA, William Landon, Marlette|133, 8 (263A) (1794) (image 15/21), 144, 145.
  11. [S12] Martha Tarrant and Olive Hoefling, Landon and Tarrant Composition Book 1, p. 47. The obituary is contradicted by the 1860 census, which has the family in Canada until at least 1857, and in Lexington Twp. in 1860.
  12. [S106] 1870 US Census, Michigan, Sanilac Co. Roll M593_703, Provo, Utah, USA, William Landon, Marlette Twp., , 6 (image 6/18), 41, 39.
  13. [S111] 1880 US Census, Michigan, Sanilac Co. Roll T9_605; FHL 1254605, Provo, Utah, USA, William Landon, Marlette, 340, 24 (190D) (image 24/40), 100, 102.
  14. [S14] Marguerite Landon, The Longfield Safari, p. 8.