The Longhurst Family - Offshoots

Joseph Longhurst and Sarah Haysman came to Canada in 1832. Joseph is descended from John Longhurst, born c1515.

The children of Joseph Longhurst and Sarah Haysman are :

George, Charles, (John), James, Anne, Frederick, Jesse, Caroline, and Hester...



John C. Longhurst was christened December 26, 1813 in Dorking Capel Surrey England.

This probable record of John Longhurst is hereby proposed...

John came to Canada with his family in 1832. Unlike his family members who were settled north of York by 1851, John and his young family were living west of present-day Hamilton.

From the 1851 census for Canada West, Norfolk County, Middleton Township...

A record of marriage shows widower John Longhurst; age not noted (but would be 60); son of Joseph and Sarah Longhurst; born in Stratford, England; "michanic"; married on May 6, 1873, in Egmondville, Tuckersmith Township, (Huron East) Ontario, to 27-year-old Helen McEwen (born c1846, daughter of James McEwen and Agness ________ of Tuckersmith).

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Sarah N. Longhurst


Emily (or Emma) Longhurst


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