Sarah Catherine Jones and Gideon Barkley Jr.

Sarah Catherine Jones with Gideon Barkley and Kids

Sarah Catherine Jones
6.3.1853 - 3.24.1937, Inkerman

Spouse: Gideon Barkley Jr.
Sept. 17, 1855, Mountian Twp. - July 2, 1916, Inkerman

Marriage: March 3, 1875

Grave: Knight's Cemetery KNS 162

Sarah: William Jones and Rebecca Smith
Gideon: Gideon Barkley Sr. and Jane Ault

i. George "Wilburn" Barkley (1875-1958)
ii. Walter Clifford Barkley (1876-1954)
iii. Emma Loretta Barkley (1878-1956)
iv. William Gordon Barkley (1879-1969)
v. Lancelot Neil Barkley (1880-1962)
vi. Effie Rebecca Barkley (1882-1976)
vii. Jennie "Maria" Barkley (1883-1948)
viii. James Barnard Barkley (1884-1981)
ix. Alfred Francis "Frank" Barkley (1885-1981)
x. Jessie Myrtle Barkley (1887-1947)
xi. Mina Ellinor "Nellie" Barkley (Killough) (1889-1988)
xii. Fanny Franetta "Nettie" Barkley (1890-1984)
xiii. Edgar Royal Barkley (1891- 1981)

Sarah was a member of the Inkerman United Church. Her brother James Jones married Gideon's sister Mary (Rhoda) Ann.

Gideon in 1881 was a farmer, concession 6 lot 21, Mountain Township. To Osgoode Township, concession 6 lot 23, renting from McRostie, ca 1889. Ran cattle to Ottawa. After 4 years moved back to Inkerman Station. Concession 5 lot 18 - bought east half less road for $3025 from Edward J. Suffell and wife in 1896. Wrote his will in 1913, and was registered 1924. Left the east half to wife Sarah C. and son Edgar Roy.

History of the Jones Family
William Jones Family Tree
Sarah and Gideon's Family

Dinner at the Barkleys: Zella Florence is standing facing the camera, with Sarah and Gideon at either ends of the adult table

The Barkley Kids - 1892 or 1893
Back row: Jennie "Maria", William Gideon, Lancelot Neil, Effa "Effie" Rebecca
Middle row: Emma Loretta, Jessie Myrtle, Walter Clifford, George "Wilburn"
Front row: Alfred Francis "Frank", Edgar Roy, Mina Ellinor "Nellie", "Jim" James Barnard
Missing: Nettie

Sarah and Gideon with the grown-up kids. The upper small picture is of Walter who was the photographer for the family picture and the small upper right picture is William Gordon born 1879.
Left to right - Gideon, Effie, Emma, Frank, Roy, Nellie, Jessie, Nettie, Jim, Lancelot, George Wilburn, Maria, Sarah

Two of Sarah and Gideon's sons (names unknown)

Sarah Jones and granddaughters Audrey and Catherine

George Wilburn Barkley

George Barkley, Matilda Kerr and Earl, Harold and Roy

George Wilburn Barkley
Aug. 8, 1875 - 1958

Spouse: Matilda Kerr
May 6, 1878, Mountain Twp. - 1957

Marriage: - Aug. 9.1898, Mountain Twp.

Parents: Gideon Barkley and Sarah Jones

Children: Earl, Harold, Roy

George resided in Winchester in 1916, and later was a painter in Ottawa.

Walter Clifford Barkley

4 November 1876 - 6 June 1954

Spouse: Anna May Clark
1 May 1883 -January 1944

Married: April 6, 1904

Parents: Gideon Barkley and Sarah Jones

Emma Loretta Barkley

1 May 1878, Mountain Twp.,Dundas Co.,Ontario - 25 December 1956, Perth

Spouse: Moses Johnston

Parents: Gideon Barkley and Sarah Jones

Emma and Moses lived in Winchester until his death in 1926. There they belonged to the Presbyterian Church. After her husband's death Emma lived in Smith Falls and Jasper and finally moved to Perth, where she spent the last two years of her life.

William Gordon Barkley

Parents: Gideon Barkley and Sarah Jones

Children: John

William's obituary

Lancelot Neil Barkley

7 November 1880, Inkerman, Mountain Twp., Dundas Co., Ontario - 30 January 1962, Winnipeg, Manitoba

Spouse: Effie Agnes Bilow
15 May 1886, Winchester Twp., Dundas Co., Ontario; d. 10 September 1961, Winnipeg, Manitoba

Parents: Gideon Barkley and Sarah Jones

Children: Hubert, Kenneth, Harold, Olive (Meder), Helen (Dorsett)

Lancelot lost one of his legs due to gangrene caused by blood clots.

Obituary/Newspaper Clipping: February 1962 (Tribune??)

"Dies Suddenly

Born in Mountain Township, a son of Gideon Barkley and Sarah Jones, he moved to Winnipeg sixty years ago. The late Mr. Barkley was married to the former Effie Bilow of Winchester who predeceased him just three months ago. Surviving are three sons and two daughters as well as four brothers and three sisters.

Funeral service was conducted from the Cropo Funeral Home for burial at Winnipeg.

Mr. Barkley was a brother of Roy Barkley, Winchester and Frank Barkley of Inkerman."

Rev. A. Parsons officiating. (Winnipeg Free Press - February 2, 1962)

Died of a massive heart attack.

Interred in Grave 8, Section 10A. Elmwood Cemetery Cropo Funeral Chapel

88 Hespeler Avenue 1442 Main Street, Winnipeg, Manitoba Winnipeg, Manitoba


Died of Cancer.

Interred in Grave 8, Section 10A.

Last address was 392 Bannerman Avenue. Died at Princess Elizabeth Hospital at the age of 75 years, 3 months, and 26 days. Cemetery records state that she died of Arthritis which lasted 15 days. Next of kin was husband Lance Neil. He was living at 797 Bannerman Avenue, Winnipeg, Manitoba (Harold's address).

Winnipeg Free Press - September 11, 1961 Obituary:

"On September 10, 1961 at Princess Elizabeth Hospital, Effie, beloved wife of Lance Barkley of 392 Bannerman Ave., aged 75 years. Funeral service will be held at 2:00 pm Wednesday in Cropo Funeral Chapel, Main at Luxton, with the Rev. A. Parsons officiating. Interment in Elmwod Cemetery. Mrs. Barkley was born and educated in Winchester, Ontario, and had lived in Winnipeg for the past 57 years. Besides her husbad Lance, she is survived by three sons Hubert of Vancouver, Kenneth and Harold of Winnipeg; two daughters, Mrs. Olive Meder; Mrs. Helen Dorsett; nine grandchildren; a sister Mrs. Minnie Bemister of Vancouver."

Effie Rebecca (Smith / Robinson)

26 February 1882 - 2 November 1976, Smiths Falls

1. Alfred Watson Smith
2. Ulysses "Grant" Robinson

Parents: Gideon Barkley and Sarah Jones

Children: Olive Winnebell Smith, Alfred Gordon Smith, Leonard Robinson

Effie Barkley lived with her maternal grandparents, Wm. & Rebecca Jones from the time she was ten. Later, around 1900, she went to Wolford Township, to keep house for Lester Smith, a brother of her maternal grandmother, when his wife died, and married his son Alfred W. Smith in 1902. A few years after Alfred died she moved with her children to Eastons Corners where she met Ulysses "Grant" Robinson whom she married in 1911.

Alfred Smith was a Farmer ar RR2, Merrickville, Ontario, Lot 19, Concession 2. The same address as his grandfather William Brandiga Smith.

Alfred died of appendicitis, Peritonitis, after 7 days. He ruptured his appendix from lifting timbers when building a new barn.

Effie's obituary

Jennie "Maria" Barkley

20 May 1883 - 14 September 1948, Watertown, New York

Spouse: George Hackett Quart(z)

Parents: Gideon Barkley and Sarah Jones

They moved from Winchester to LaForgeville, near Watertown, New York, where they farmed. He was known as "Hack" and changed his last name from the original "Quart" to "Quartz".

Jennie Barkley's family

James Barnard Barkley

24 August 1884 - 7 August 1981

Spouse: Carrie Patterson

Parents: Gideon Barkley and Sarah Jones

Francis Alfred Barkley

Spouse: Violet Mabel Curriston

Parents: Gideon Barkley and Sarah Jones

Children: Erick, Lester Angus, Keith Bryson, Lyle Gordon, Bruce, Murray, Evelyn, Ray

Frank's obituary

Jessie Myrtle Barkley

1 August 1887 - 24 July 1947

Spouse: Donald Strader

Parents: Gideon Barkley and Sarah Jones

Mina Ellinor Barkley

1 March 1889, Mountain Twp.,Dundas Co.,Ontario - 16 July 1988

Spouse: Robert Dickinson Kellough

Parents: Gideon Barkley and Sarah Jones

Fanny Franetta Barkley

26 August 1890, Mountain Twp., Dundas Co., Ontario - 3 July 1984, Winnipeg, Manitoba

Parents: Gideon Barkley and Sarah Jones

She did not marry, but went early to Winnipeg and ultimately died there in the same nursing home as her sister Nellie was living in. They were roomates.