Samuel Runnions

M, #2466, b. 8 December 1800, d. 1891
Father*Henry Runnions UEL b. 1760, d. bt 1836 - 1850
Mother*Hannah Barnhart b. c 1770
Relationship3rd great-granduncle of William Robert Thomas Boyd
     Samuel Runnions was born on 8 December 1800 at Cornwall, Stormont, Ontario, Canada, son of Henry Runnions UEL and Hannah Barnhart. Samuel Runnions married Sarah Ellen York, daughter of John York, on 8 November 1831 at Cornwall, Stormont, Ontario, Canada. Samuel Runnions died in 1891 at Cornwall, Stormont, Ontario, Canada.
     He was Church of England. He unable to read or write in 1820. He was a farmer in 1820. He petitioned for a land grant at Cornwall, Stormont, Ontario, Canada on 15 May 1832.1 He was granted land at an unknown place as of 27 December 1833.

Census

DatePlace
15 January 1852Cornwall, Stormont, Ontario, Canada2

Family

Sarah Ellen York b. c 1813
Marriage*Samuel Runnions married Sarah Ellen York, daughter of John York, on 8 November 1831 at Cornwall, Stormont, Ontario, Canada
Children
Last Edited31 Jul 2012

Citations

  1. [S60] Unknown author, Land Petition, The Petition of Samuel Runnion of the township of Cornwall. That your Petitioner is the son of Henry Runnion of the township of Cornwall aforesaid yeoman a loyalist UE has arrived to the age of twentyone years and has never received any land.
  2. [S3] Government of Canada, 1851 Census of Canada,
    Samuel Runnions farmer upper canada 53 next birthday
    George L 7
    Gordon J 11
    John H 14
    Charles 16
    William 20
    Sarah C 2
    Charlotte C 5
    Louisa 19
    Sarah united states 39
    John York England 79
    The family is living next to the Stephen Streeter family and near the Henry Runnions family.