Elizabeth Ellen Starr

Tracing the life of Elizabeth Ellen Starr

Previous Generation

William STARR marries Elizabeth GILES

19 Feb 1854

(1) London, Marylebone Marriages and Banns

William STARR dies

Oct 1855

(1) Need certificate, registered Oct-Nov-Dec 1855

Elizabeth STARR marries George BROWN

31 Jan 1857

(1) London Marriages and Banns, Ancestry.ca


Elizabeth Ellen Starr

April 13, 1855 - 1943

Birth: Marlyebone, London, England
(1) birth certificate; daughter of William Starr, House Painter and Elizabeth Starr formerly Giles
(2) baptismal certificate lists same birth date

Elizabeth Ellen Starr baptiized

13 May 1855

(1) Baptismal certificate, ancestry.ca

Baptized Christ Church, Parish of St. Marylebone, Middlesex, England

Family address at 14 Hamilton Mews

William Starr, Painter

Charles BROWN born 1857

6 Nov 1857

Need to find records, christening, birth etc.
(1) have birth and baptismal record

Family moves to Canada


How to verify? Census records for Elizabeth Ellen Cameron indicate this is when she emigrated to Canada; other Census records for her mother and step-father indicate as early as 1854, which would be before her birth.

George Jr Born


Need to find reference for this.
From Kith and Kin

George Jr Dies


(1) Appears in 1861 Census
(2) Kith and Kin in Oro states he died in 1861 and did not marry

Sarah Anne BROWN born


(1) appears in Kith and Kin, no birth date
(2) appears in 1871 Census, 8 years of age

Minnie V BROWN born


(1) Kith and Kin in Oro, appears, marries William GRAY, no dates
(2) appears 1871 Census, age 6

John BROWN born


(1) 1871 Census, appears age 2
(2) Kith and Kin in Oro lists him (1868-1954) marries Bella Wilson (1871-1962)

Elizabeth Ellen STARR marries James CAMERON


(1) Ontario Marriage Record

Elizabeth Ellen CAMERON in Simcoe North


(1) In 1881 Census, Elizabeth and James CAMERON are living in Simcoe North. No children yet.
(2) Check to see if children had not been born yet (and died?)

Minnie V BROWN marries William James GRAY

Feb 14, 1894

(1) in family history
(2) in Kith and Kin in Oro Township, no dates
(3) in Marriage Registrations, Ontario, with dates (above)
(4) 011112-94 (Simcoe Co.) William J. GRAY, 28, grocer, Edgar, Barrie, parents - Thomas & Margaret GRAY married Minnie V. BROWN, 28, Edgar, Edgar, parents - George & Elizabeth BROWN, witn; George BOLTON & Kate COCKBURN, Feb. 14, 1894 at Edgar - house of bride's parents

John BROWN marries Bella WILSON

2 Oct 1894

(1) Marriage Record
(2) Kith and Kin in Oro

James Cameron Dies

13 May 1902

(1) Family History
(2) Tombstone
(3) Re-creation of funeral card
(4) Record of Death Registration (no family connections - so might be a different James Cameron?)

Census Records for the family after James' death are either hard to find or still include him, so this warrants additional research

Elizabeth Ellen CAMERON dies


(1) Cemetary Record
(2) Simcoe settlers book
(3) Shirley CAMERON's notes
(4) Need death certificate

Next Generation

Children of Elizabeth Ellen Starr and James Cameron

Florence May CAMERON

1881 - 1907

Agnes Josephine CAMERON

1883 - 1976



(1) Do not know Frank's date of death

Minnie Bertha CAMERON

1887 - 1934

Shirley Ambersean Cameron born

1889 - 1979

(1) Family History
(2) did not marry