James Delos Armstrong


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James Delos Armstrong was born April 1841 in Upper Canada, and died after 1920 in Unknown. He is the son of John Nelson Armstrong of Caintown, Upper Canada, and Mary B. "Polly" Wood of Canada.

Catherine/Cathran Pennock was born April 11, 1842, in Leeds Co., Upper Canada, and died December 7, 1920, in Granby, Oswego Co., NY, at age 79. She is the daughter of Unknown.

James Delos Armstrong (age 23) and Catherine/Cathran Pennock (age 22) were married January 5, 1865, in Oswego Co., NY.

James Delos Armstrong and Catherine/Cathran (Pennock) Armstrong had six children:

  1. James F. Armstrong: Born about 1862 in New York; Died Unknown.

  2. Ella Armstrong: Born in New York; Died Unknown.

  3. George Armstrong: Born in New York; Died Unknown.

  4. Unknown Armstrong: Born in New York; Died Unknown.

  5. Unknown Armstrong: Born in New York; Died Unknown.

  6. Unknown Armstrong: Born in New York; Died Unknown.




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Ontario was known as: Upper Canada from December 26, 1791, to February 10, 1841; Canada West from February 10, 1841, to July 1, 1867; and Ontario after July 1, 1867.

James Delos Armstrong was born April 1841 in Upper Canada.

Catherine/Cathran Pennock was born April 11, 1842, in Leeds Co., Upper Canada.

James Delos Armstrong and Catherine/Cathran Pennock were married January 5, 1865, in Oswego Co., NY.

The 1860 U. S. Census taken on July 21, 1860, shows James Armstrong (age 19) born in Canada is a Boatman and is living in Granby,  Oswego Co., NY. Living with him are: Mary Armstrong (age 65) born in Upper Canada, a Domestic; and Rosanna Armstrong (age 9) born in New York. Living next door is the Thomas Favil family.

The 1860 U. S. Census taken on July 21, 1860, shows Thomas Favil (age 42) born in England is a Laborer and is living in Granby,  Oswego Co., NY. Living with him are: Eleanor Favil (age 31) born in Upper Canada, a Domestic; Wm. Favil (age 11) born in New York; and George Favil (age 3) born in New York. Living next door is the James Armstrong family.

James Delos Armstrong and Catherine/Cathran Pennock were married January 5, 1865, in Oswego Co., NY.

The 1870 U. S. Census taken on June 20, 1870, shows J. D. Armstrong (age 28) born in Canada is a Laborer and is living in Oswego, Oswego Co., NY. Living with him are: Catherine Armstrong (age 27) born in Canada, who is Keeping House; Mary Armstrong (age 71) born in Canada; James F. Armstrong (age 8) born in New York; Ella Armstrong (age 2) born in New York; and a male Baby Armstrong (age 1/12) born in New York.

Mary B. "Polly" (Wood) Armstrong died 1878 in Hannibal, Granby Twp., Oswego Co., NY,, at about age 78.

The 1880 U. S. Census taken on June 7, 1880, shows J. D. Armstrong (age 49) born in Canada to New York and Canadian-born parents is a Farm Laborer and is living in Oswego Twp., Oswego Co., NY. Living with him is his wife, Catharin Armstrong (age 36) born in Wisconsin to Wisconsin-born parents, who is Keeping House. Also living there his four children, all born in New York to New York and Wisconsin-born parents: Ella Armstrong (age 12); George Armstrong (age 10); Edna Armstrong (age 2); and Mary Armstrong (age 1).

The 1900 U. S. Census taken on June 5, 1900, shows James D. Armstrong (age 59) born April 1841 in English Canada to Vermont and English Canadian-born parents and having emigrated in 1850 and a Naturalized Citizen is a Farmer owing his own farm with a mortgage and is living in Granby Twp., Oswego Co., NY. Living with him is his wife, Catherine Armstrong (age 58) born April 1852 in English Canada to Canadian and Irish-born parents and having emigrated in 1864, with 4 of the 6 children born to her still alive. Also living there his two unmarried children, both born in New York to Canadian-born parents: Alta M. Armstrong (age 20) born July 1879; and Alura B. Armstrong (age 16) born March 1884, a Domestic.

The 1910 U. S. Census taken on April 27, 1910, shows James D. Armstrong (age 68) born in Upper Canada to Canadian-born parents and a Naturalized Citizen is a Sizer in a Shade Factory who rents his farm and is living in Granby Twp., Oswego Co., NY. Living with him is his wife of 45 years, Catherine Armstrong (age 68) born in Bucknell, Canada, to Canadian-born parents, with 4 of the 6 children born to her still alive. Also living there his two unmarried children, both born in New York to Canadian-born parents: George Armstrong (age 10), a Florist in a Green House; and Alta May Armstrong (age 29), a Decorator in a Shade Factory. Also living there is his grandson: Walter M. Armstrong (age 7) born in New York to New York-born parents.

The 1920 U. S. Census taken on February 4, 1920, shows George Armstrong (age 38) born in New York to Canadian-born parents is a Teamster at a Shade Cloth Company who owns his own home with a mortgage and is living in Granby Twp., Oswego Co., NY.

The 1920 U. S. Census taken on February 4, 1920, shows James Armstrong (age 78) born in Canada to Vermont and Canadian-born parents and having emigrated in 1850 and a Naturalized Citizen, is a Farmer Laborer renting his home and is living in Granby Twp., Oswego Co., NY. Living with him is his wife, Clirse Armstrong (age 77) born in Canada to New York and Irish-born parents and having emigrated in 1864 and a Naturalized Citizen. Also living there his his unmarried daughter: Alta Armstrong (age 40) born in New York to Canadian-born parents. Also living there is his unmarried grandson: Walter Miles (age 18) born in New York to New York-born parents, a Farm Laborer.

Catherine/Cathran (Pennock) Armstrong died December 7, 1920, in Granby, Oswego Co., NY, at age 79.

James Delos Armstrong died after 1920 in Unknown.