ARMSTRONG:

David Armstrong, born 1793 in Ireland, came to NB 1819 and settled in Fredericton, York County. He married Catherine – ,born 1813 in Ireland. She came to NB in 1822.

children mentioned in the census or on the tombstone:
1) David Armstrong b. in NB, d. 1842
2) James G. Armstrong b. 1835 in NB
3) Mary Ann Armstrong b. 1838
4) Eliza Armstrong b. 1840
5) David W. Armstrong b. 1847
6) Robert Armstrong born in 1850.

PANB:MC80/644 Isabel L. Hill’s The old burying ground Fredericton, NB, Vol. I, pages 290-291.



James Armstrong, born c1781 in Ireland, died Jul 1878, married, before 1821 in Ireland, Ann – , born c1796 in Ireland, died 31 Jan 1888. They came to NB in June 1828 and first settled in Pennfield Parish, Charlotte County, then in Canterbury Parish, York County.

children:
1) William Armstrong b. c1821 in Ireland, married in Charlotte County, Amy Perkins of Pennfield
2) John Armstrong born c1825 in Ireland, married 15 Jan 1848 in Charlotte County, Amy Munro: they settled in Pennfield, and had one child
3) James Armstrong b. c1827 in Ireland, d. before 1901, m. (1st) 8 Jul 1848 in Charlotte County, Mary Goodwell of Pennfield, b. c1831, d. before 1870: m. (2nd) Maria Graham b. 28 Mar 1847 at Canterbury, NB, died 2 Jun 1921 at Woodstock, d/o William Graham and Elizabeth Wilson: they settled near Benton in Woodstock Parish, Carleton County: had eighteen children
4) Thomas Armstrong b. c1830, m. 2 Jul 1857 in Charlotte County, Margaret Hill of Pennfield, b. c1837: had six children
5) David Armstrong b. c1832, m. 30 Nov 1864 in Charlotte County, Nancy McDole of Pennfield born c1842, d. 4 Jun 1886: had seven children
6) Almira Armstrong b. c1838
7) Robert Armstrong born c1841, m. 8 Apr 1865 in Charlotte County, Elizabeth Johnson of Pennfield, b. c1846: settled in Pennfield: had eleven children.

PANB:MC80/2678 Jean Hodgson’s Saunders family history, part 2, Ancestors of Louisa (Armstrong) Saunders.


John Armstrong, born c1802 in Strabane, County Tyrone, Ireland, came to NB and settled in Youghall, Bathurst Parish, Gloucester County. He married Mary Allan.
The only child mentioned was Margaret Anne Armstrong, born c1834 at Youghall, d. 1873, m. John McKenzie bp. 1810 at Febait, Urray Parish, Ross & Cromarty, Scotland, d. 1890: moved to Ontario: had issue.

PANB:MC80/1397 Daniel F. Johnson’s New Brunswick lineages, pages 30-31.


John Armstrong, born 4 Jan 1819 in County Fermanagh, Ireland, died 22 Feb 1904. He married, 4 Mar 1840 in Ireland, Mary Ann Elliot, born 20 Jan 1820 in County Fermanagh, died 26 Jun 1908. They came to NB in 1840 and settled in Long Settlement, Waterford Parish, Kings County.

children:
1) William Armstrong b. 3 Mar 1841 in Saint John, died 31 Jan 1919, m. 22 Nov 1870 Sarah Robinson born 1850, d. 4 Dec 1911 at Waterford, NB
2) James Armstrong born 24 Feb 1843, d. 12 Nov 1927 in Sussex, NB, m. (1st) Nancy Anderson born 1848, d. 1 Mar 1890, m. (2) 4 Dec 1901 Eliza Whelpley born 1870, d. 1 Jul 1953
3) Andrew Elliot Armstrong born 27 Feb 1845, d. 11 Jun 1880, m. 10 Dec 1872 Satyra Adeline Morrow b. c1854, d. 24 Mar 1885
4) Mary Ann Armstrong b. 1 Feb 1847 at Londonderry, KI, died 30 Oct 1930 at Apohaqui, Kings County, m. 27 Jun 1870 William Anderson b. 1843, d. 1921
5) John Armstrong b. 19 Feb 1849, d. 2 Aug 1937, m. (1st) Satyra Adeline Morrow born c1854, d. 24 Mar 1885, (2nd) Minnie Morrow b. c1863, d. 17 Mar 1891
6) Robert Armstrong b. 18 Apr 1851, d. 5 Oct 1898 at Jeffries Corner, Kings County, m. 17 Apr 1878 Margaret Jane Seely born 1858, d. 1931
7) Catherine Jane Armstrong b. 23 Mar 1853, d. 19 Aug 1933, m. 28 Sep 1881 William Buchanan Jr. b. 1855, d. 1947
8) Georgianna Armstrong b. 3 Jun 1855 at Long Settlement, NB, d. 23 Aug 1957 at Stewiacke, NS, m. 4 Jul 1881 Charles Neill b. 24 Dec 1850, died 27 May 1927
9) Harriet Armstrong b. 10 Dec 1856, d. 8 Jul 1891, m. 27 Nov 1883 King McFarland b. 1854, d. 1938
10) Sarah Amelia Armstrong b. 10 Feb 1859, d. 31 May 1954, m. 1882 Edward Neill b. 1837, d. 1924
11) Henrietta Armstrong b. 1 Nov 1862, died 25 May 1952, m. 1904 Robert Scott born 1854, d. 1935
12) Augusta Armstrong born 6 Feb 1865, d. 2 Jun 1967, m. 1893 Samuel Loughery b. – , d. 21 Oct 1901 Norton, Kings County.

PANB:MC1/Armstrong #2, 1 page: the file contains a photocopy of the “Family Record” of John Armstrong
see also PANB:MC80/2354 Saint John Branch, NBGS’ Arrivals 99: our first families in New Brunswick, page 6.



Robert Armstrong
, born 1797 in County Tyrone, Ireland, died 26 Nov 1887. He came to NB and settled in Saint John. He married (1st), 27 Sep 1842 at Saint John, Margaret Hastings, born 1793 at Newton Stewart in County Tyrone, eldest daughter of Aaron Hastings of Saint John. He married (2nd), 16 Jul 1867 in Saint John, Rebecca Hamilton.

child of first marriage:
1) Alexander Armstrong: settled in Saint John.

children of second marriage:
2) Robert Armstrong: later settled in Boston, MA
3) James Armstrong: later settled in Halifax, NS
4) Alexander Armstrong: settled in Saint John
5) William Armstrong: settled in Saint John
6) Esther Charlotte Armstrong married Mr. Thompson of Saint John, NB.

PANB:MC80/2592 Graeme F. Somerville’s A library of stone pages and other records of the Wesleyan burial ground, Saint John, NB, pages 8-9.

William Armstrong b. 1823 Donegal, Ireland s/o Robert and Esther Armstrong, d. 3 May 1871, m. 23 Mar 1848 in Petersville, Margaret Woods born 9 Dec 1826 Welsford, Queens County, d/o Frank and Ann Woods, died 27 Feb 1907. The family resided at Saint John first then moved to Lakeville, Wilmot Parish, Carleton County.

children:
1) Margaret Armstrong, b. 1849, d. c1934, m. Frank D. King.
2) William Armstrong b. 1851, d. 21 Mar 1934, married (1st) Helen Love, (2nd) Clara Currie
3) Elizabeth J. Armstrong b. 1854, d. 29 Dec 1918, m. James Clarke Watt
4) Emma Mary Armstrong b. 1856, d. 29 Oct 1934
5) Sophia L. Armstrong born 1860, d. c1918
6) Charles H. Armstrong b. 1864, d. c1934
7) Sarah A. Armstrong b. 2 Jun 1870, d. c1934, m. George Hannah.


PANB:MC1/Armstrong #3, 11 pages: file also contains data on Joseph LeBaron Shaw b. 1847, d. 1933 and wife Elizabeth Catherine Phillips b. 1853, d. 1915 and their children of Bath, Carleton County.