Moscrip, Agnes

Moscrip, Agnes

Female 1819 - 1876  (56 years)

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  • Name Moscrip, Agnes 
    Born 19 Jan 1819  Upper Canada Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Gender Female 
    Died 9 Jan 1876  Cobourg, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location 
    • Cobourg Newspaper Death Notices (from Jessie Jeffrey's Date Book):
      Cobourg World (Friday, January 14, 1876): DIED - At her late residence, King Street, Cobourg, on Sunday night, January 9th, AGNES, widow of the late Hon. ANDREW JEFFREY, aged 56 yars.

      Unknown newspaper: It is with sincere regret we record the death of Mrs. Jeffrey, widow of the late Hon. Andrew Jeffrey, of this town. Mrs Jeffrey had been ill for some weeks, of fever; and this terminated fatally about might on Sunday last. The deceased lady was well known in Cobourg, and universally beloved; and the news of her death will be received with regret on all hands.
    Buried Cobourg, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Person ID I22  Jeffrey Family
    Last Modified 24 Feb 2012 

    Father Moscrip, Robert,   b. 16 Oct 1790, Oxnam, Roxburgh, Scotland Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 5 Oct 1848, Cobourg, Northumberland, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 57 years) 
    Mother McDougall, Jane,   b. 6 Apr 1792, Scotland Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 6 Aug 1874, Cobourg, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 82 years) 
    Family ID F11  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

    Family 1 Jeffrey, Andrew,   b. 17 Feb 1800, Foulden, Berwickshire, Scotland Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 27 Jul 1863, Cobourg, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 63 years) 
    Married 4 May 1853  Port Hope, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location 
    • Married by the Rev. John Cassie
      (from Port Hope Guide - May 3, 1853)
    Children 
     1. Jeffrey, Henry,   b. 12 Jan 1860, Cobourg, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 26 Jun 1952, Pasadena, Los Angeles, California Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 92 years)
     2. Jeffrey, Donald,   b. 28 Sep 1854, Cobourg, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 24 Jan 1876, Cobourg, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 21 years)
     3. Jeffrey, Janet H. (Jessie),   b. 3 Aug 1856, Cobourg, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 8 Aug 1941, Buffalo, Niagara, New york Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 85 years)
    +4. Jeffrey, Alexander Laing,   b. 11 Nov 1862, Cobourg, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 11 Jul 1938, Oakland, Alameda, California Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 75 years)
    Last Modified 17 Mar 2015 
    Family ID F6  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

    Family 2 Mclenhan, John,   b. 27 Jun 1805,   d. 11 Sep 1847, Cobourg, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 42 years) 
    Children 
     1. Mclenhan, John,   b. Jan 1841,   d. 10 Sep 1847, Cobourg, Northumberland, Upper Canada Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age ~ 6 years)  [Birth]
     2. Mclenhan, Robert,   b. Jan 1843,   d. 9 Sep 1847, Cobourg, Northumberland, Upper Canada Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age ~ 4 years)  [Birth]
     3. Mclenhan, Andrew,   b. 1 Feb 1845, Cobourg, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 14 Dec 1928  (Age 83 years)  [Birth]
     4. Mclenhan, Agnes,   b. 23 May 1848, Cobourg, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 10 Sep 1864, Cobourg, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 16 years)  [Birth]
    Last Modified 12 Jul 2016 
    Family ID F103  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

  • Event Map
    Link to Google MapsMarried - 4 May 1853 - Port Hope, Ontario, Canada Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsDied - 9 Jan 1876 - Cobourg, Ontario, Canada Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsBuried - - Cobourg, Ontario, Canada Link to Google Earth
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  • Photos
    1860 Agnes McLenhan Jeffrey.jpg
    1860 Agnes McLenhan Jeffrey.jpg
    Photo of Agnes McLenhan Jeffrey, presumably in Cobourg. Best estimate of date is late 1850s to early 1860s.
    1855 Agnes Moscrip Jeffrey Daguerreotype.jpg
    1855 Agnes Moscrip Jeffrey Daguerreotype.jpg
    A daguerreotype of Agnes Moscrip Jeffrey. Best estimate of date is 1855.
    1855 Agnes & Donald Jeffrey Daguerreotype.jpg
    1855 Agnes & Donald Jeffrey Daguerreotype.jpg
    A daguerreotype of Agnes Moscrip Jeffrey, and most likely her son, Donald Jeffrey. Best estimate of date is 1855
    1859 Agnes Jeffrey & Child Ambrotype.jpg
    1859 Agnes Jeffrey & Child Ambrotype.jpg
    Ambrotype of Agnes Jeffrey with child, probably in Cobourg. Best estimate of date: Late 1850s. So child is probably Janet (1856-1941).

    Documents
    1853 Jeffrey McLenhan wedding.jpg
    1853 Jeffrey McLenhan wedding.jpg
    The newspaper notice of the wedding of Andrew Jeffrey and Agnes McLennan, published in the Port Hope Guide, May 3, 1853
    1876 Agnes Moscrip Death
    1876 Agnes Moscrip Death
    Newspaper clippings recording death of Agnes (Moscrip) Jeffrey on 9 Jan 1876. The clippings were preserved in a birthday date book of Janet ('Jessie') Jeffrey (1856-1941)

    Headstones
    1876 Agnes Moscrip Jeffrey Gravestone.jpg
    1876 Agnes Moscrip Jeffrey Gravestone.jpg
    Photo of Garvestone of Agnes Moscrip Jeffrey