William Landon1

M, #28, b. 7 February 1828, d. 8 October 1905
William Landon, ca. 1888
FatherWilliam Landon b. c 1782
MotherLucy (?) b. s 1783
Relationship
Great-grandfather of Olive Irene Tarrant
Charts
Paul Hoefling's Ancestors
     Ahnentafel/Henry number: 00028.0
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.1,4 William and Sarah Jane moved in 1859 from Lexington Township, Sanilac, Michigan, to to the family homestead, three miles east and 4 miles north of Marlette.56 William Landon was widowed on 6 October 1899 at Marlette Township, Sanilac, Michigan, at age 71.7

William Landon died on 8 October 1905 at Marlette Township, Michigan, at age 77.8,2 He was buried at McLeish Cemetery, Marlette Township, Sanilac, Michigan.8

Locations

emi.15 February 1855Lexington Township, Sanilac, Michigan, Sarnia (Lambton County), Ontario9,10,11
cen.15 June 1860Lexington Township, Sanilac, Michigan10
cen.4 June 1870Marlette Township, Sanilac, Michigan12
cen.14 June 1880Marlette Township, Sanilac, Michigan13
cen.12 June 1900Marlette Township, Sanilac, Michigan11

Children of William Landon and Sarah Cudney

Children of William Landon and Sarah Ann Weir

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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. [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.
  6. [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."
  7. [S12] Martha Tarrant and Olive Hoefling, Landon and Tarrant Composition Book 1.
  8. [S175] Marlette Leader Obituary Index, Amy Gagnon, index to records, various dates Marlette (MI) District Library.
  9. [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.
  10. [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.
  11. [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.
  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.