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John James MCNAUGHTON

John James MCNAUGHTON

Male 1901 - 1945  (44 years)

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  • Name John James MCNAUGHTON  [1, 2, 3
    Born 15 Apr 1901  Vellore, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location  [1, 3, 4, 5
    John James McNaughton Birth Certificate.jpg
    John James McNaughton Birth Certificate.jpg
    Gender Male 
    Religion 1911  [3
    Presbyterian 
    1911 Census Alexander Monteith McNaughton and family.jpg
    1911 Census Alexander Monteith McNaughton and family.jpg
    Residence 1911  Vaughan Township, York County, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location  [3
    1911 Census Alexander Monteith McNaughton and family.jpg
    1911 Census Alexander Monteith McNaughton and family.jpg
    Occupation 1921  Toronto, , Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location  [6
    Clerk 
    • Income: $2,000
    1921 Canadian Census Alexander Monteith McNaughton and Family.jpg
    1921 Canadian Census Alexander Monteith McNaughton and Family.jpg
    Residence 1921  Toronto, , Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location  [6
    12 Major Street 
    1921 Canadian Census Alexander Monteith McNaughton and Family.jpg
    1921 Canadian Census Alexander Monteith McNaughton and Family.jpg
    Occupation 1 Nov 1922  Toronto, , Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location  [5
    Police Constable 
    • Start of employment
    John James McNaughton Police Employment Record.JPG
    John James McNaughton Police Employment Record.JPG
    John James McNaughton Police Uniform.jpg
    John James McNaughton Police Uniform.jpg
    Residence 1924  Toronto, , Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location  [7
    130 Lippincott Street 
    • Son's death certificate
    Donald Kennedy McNaughton Death Certificate.jpg
    Donald Kennedy McNaughton Death Certificate.jpg
    Occupation 28 Nov 1924  Toronto, , Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location  [8
    Police Constable 
    John James McNaughton and Louise McNaughton Seperation Agreement Page 1.jpg
    John James McNaughton and Louise McNaughton Seperation Agreement Page 1.jpg
    Occupation 12 Dec 1924  Toronto, , Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location  [5
    Police Constable 
    • Resigned on this date
    John James McNaughton Police Employment Record.JPG
    John James McNaughton Police Employment Record.JPG
    Residence Bef 7 Mar 1925  Toronto, , Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location  [9
    • Listed as last perminanant residence on immigration document
    Detroit Border Crossings John James McNaughton.jpg
    Detroit Border Crossings John James McNaughton.jpg
    Immigration 7 Mar 1925  Detroit, Wayne, Michigan, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  [4, 9
    • 6 foot 1 inch tall
      Travelling by himself
      «b»Married«/b»
      Permanent residence
      Going to friend or relative - Jno Adelness (sp?) Detroit MI

      Funeral home records state that he had been in Detroit for 21 years at the time of his death
    Detroit Border Crossings John James McNaughton.jpg
    Detroit Border Crossings John James McNaughton.jpg
    Occupation 7 Mar 1925  [9
    Steamfitter 
    • On immigration document
    Detroit Border Crossings John James McNaughton.jpg
    Detroit Border Crossings John James McNaughton.jpg
    Residence 11 Oct 1926  Toronto, , Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location 
    12 Major Street 
    • Letter mailed to him by his lawyers, he may not have been activly living here at the time as it appeared he was in Detroit before and after. He may have been visiting to clear up legal issues around his marriage or even having his mail forwarded.
    Occupation 12 Nov 1926  Toronto, , Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Gentleman 
    • Based on power of attorney form
    Occupation 1930  Detroit, Wayne, Michigan, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  [10
    Hotel Doorman 
    1930 United States Federal Census for John James Mcnaughton.jpg
    1930 United States Federal Census for John James Mcnaughton.jpg
    Residence 1930  Detroit, Wayne, Michigan, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  [10
    4139 Second Blvd 
    • Boarder

      1930 Census was taken one month from April 1 1930 however there is a note besides John's entry that says it was recorded 8-11-30 so he may have been recorded much later.
    1930 United States Federal Census for John James Mcnaughton.jpg
    1930 United States Federal Census for John James Mcnaughton.jpg
    Residence 30 Mar 1932  Detroit, Wayne, Michigan, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  [11
    Strand Hotel Room 121,Sibley and Park Ave 
    • Possibly someone other than John who was visiting Detroit but it's likely John
    Residence 1 Apr 1935  Detroit, Wayne, Michigan, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  [12
    • From the 1940 Census
    Residence Mar 1939  Detroit, Wayne, Michigan, USA Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Residence 1940  Eloise, Wayne, Michigan, United States Find all individuals with events at this location  [12
    30900 Michigan Avenue (Eloise Hospital) 
    • Eloise is now known as Westland, MI
    1940 US Census John James McNaughton.jpg
    1940 US Census John James McNaughton.jpg
    Residence 1943  Eloise, Wayne, Michigan, United States Find all individuals with events at this location  [11
    N-209-12 
    Residence Abt 1945  Eloise, Wayne, Michigan, United States Find all individuals with events at this location  [13
    6831 Ternes Street 
    • Last residence as noted on cemetery documents, however funeral home documents state he was in the hospital for 10 years before he died so his last residence could have been more like 1935 than 1945.
    Residence 1945  Dearborn, Wayne, Michigan, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  [14
    Neckel Avenue 
    Obituary Nov 1945 
    • McNaughton - John J. McNaughton, 44, formerly of Neckel Avenue, passed away at Eloise November 18. Services were held from the McGarland Funeral Chapel Tuesday afternoon. Rev. Sexton officiated, and interment was at Grandlawn. He is survived by a sister and two brothers, of Toronto.
    Obituary Nov 1945 
    • McNaughton, John James - At Detroit. Mich., on Sunday, Nov. 18, John James McNaughton, son of the late Alexander M. And Isabella McNaughton, and dearly loved brother of Peter, Catharine, Cameron and Donald McNaughton, and Agnes Ward. The funeral service was held from the McFarland Funeral Home, on Tuesday, Nov. 20, at 2:30pm. Interment at Grand Lawn Cemetery, Detroit, Mich.
    Residence 15 Nov 1945  Eloise, Wayne, Michigan, United States Find all individuals with events at this location  [11
    209 
    Residence 18 Nov 1945  Eloise, Wayne, Michigan, United States Find all individuals with events at this location  [11
    C-106-16 Hospital 
    Died 18 Nov 1945  Eloise, Wayne, Michigan, United States Find all individuals with events at this location  [4, 13, 14
    Cause: Kidney Infection (Pyelonephritis) 
    • McNaughton

      John J. McNaughton, 44, formerly of Neckel Avenue, passed away at Eloise November 18. Services were held from the McGarland Funeral Chapel Tuesday afternoon. Rev. Sexton officiated, and interment was at Grandlawn. He is survived by a sister and two brothers, of Toronto.

      McFarland Funeral Home

      Currently McFarland Foss Funeral Home
      (313) 581-7240
      5401 Schaefer Rd
      Dearborn, MI 48126, United States

      The old Eloise Hospital was located in Nankin Township, which eventually became the City of Westland.
    Funeral 20 Nov 1945  Detroit, Wayne, Michigan, USA Find all individuals with events at this location 
    • McFarland Funeral Home
    _FSFTID LDCZ-RF8 
    _FSLINK https://familysearch.org/tree/#view=ancestor&person=LDCZ-RF8 
    _UID A1B38829EB664E31856F680E9B5C53E97233 
    Buried 20 Nov 1945  Detroit, Wayne, Michigan, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  [13
    • Grand Lawn Cemetery, Section 20, Lot 11, Grave 89
    John James McNaughton Grave.jpg
    John James McNaughton Grave.jpg
    Person ID I4529  Ryeland Family Tree
    Last Modified 27 Nov 2013 

    Father Alexander Monteith MCNAUGHTON,   b. 5 Apr 1848, Vaughan Township, York County, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 7 Mar 1939, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 90 years) 
    Mother Isabella Elizabeth MCNAUGHTON,   b. 9 Oct 1855, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 4 Jun 1919, Vaughan Township, York County, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 63 years) 
    Married 7 Mar 1894  Maple, Vaughan, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Alexander Monteith McNaughton and Isabella Elizabeth McNaughton Marriage Certificate.jpg
    Alexander Monteith McNaughton and Isabella Elizabeth McNaughton Marriage Certificate.jpg
    Family ID F2235  Group Sheet

    Family Marie Louise DOUCET,   b. 4 Jan 1897, Bathurst, , New Brunswick, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. Nov 1966, Spencerport, Monroe, New York, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 69 years) 
    Married 13 Aug 1922  Toronto, , Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location  [4, 10, 15
    • 1930 US Census lists him as being married, states his age at first marriage as 20 placing the marriage about 1921. The 1921 census also lists them both as single.
    Divorced 22 Jun 1928 
    Children 
    +1. Bernice Catherine Agnes MCMARTIN,   b. 7 Nov 1922, Toronto, , Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 11 Apr 2013, Toronto, , Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 90 years)
     2. Donald Kennedy MCNAUGHTON,   b. 11 Mar 1924, Toronto, , Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 27 Mar 1924, Toronto, , Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 0 years)
    Last Modified 8 Nov 2013 
    Family ID F1446  Group Sheet

  • Event Map
    Link to Google MapsBorn - 15 Apr 1901 - Vellore, Ontario, Canada Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsResidence - 1911 - Vaughan Township, York County, Ontario, Canada Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsOccupation - Clerk - 1921 - Toronto, , Ontario, Canada Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsResidence - 12 Major Street - 1921 - Toronto, , Ontario, Canada Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsMarried - 13 Aug 1922 - Toronto, , Ontario, Canada Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsOccupation - Police Constable - 1 Nov 1922 - Toronto, , Ontario, Canada Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsResidence - 130 Lippincott Street - 1924 - Toronto, , Ontario, Canada Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsOccupation - Police Constable - 28 Nov 1924 - Toronto, , Ontario, Canada Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsOccupation - Police Constable - 12 Dec 1924 - Toronto, , Ontario, Canada Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsResidence - Bef 7 Mar 1925 - Toronto, , Ontario, Canada Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsImmigration - 7 Mar 1925 - Detroit, Wayne, Michigan, USA Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsResidence - 12 Major Street - 11 Oct 1926 - Toronto, , Ontario, Canada Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsOccupation - Gentleman - 12 Nov 1926 - Toronto, , Ontario, Canada Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsOccupation - Hotel Doorman - 1930 - Detroit, Wayne, Michigan, USA Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsResidence - 4139 Second Blvd - 1930 - Detroit, Wayne, Michigan, USA Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsResidence - Strand Hotel Room 121,Sibley and Park Ave - 30 Mar 1932 - Detroit, Wayne, Michigan, USA Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsResidence - 1 Apr 1935 - Detroit, Wayne, Michigan, USA Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsResidence - Mar 1939 - Detroit, Wayne, Michigan, USA Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsResidence - 30900 Michigan Avenue (Eloise Hospital) - 1940 - Eloise, Wayne, Michigan, United States Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsResidence - N-209-12 - 1943 - Eloise, Wayne, Michigan, United States Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsResidence - 6831 Ternes Street - Abt 1945 - Eloise, Wayne, Michigan, United States Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsResidence - Neckel Avenue - 1945 - Dearborn, Wayne, Michigan, USA Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsResidence - 209 - 15 Nov 1945 - Eloise, Wayne, Michigan, United States Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsResidence - C-106-16 Hospital - 18 Nov 1945 - Eloise, Wayne, Michigan, United States Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsDied - Cause: Kidney Infection (Pyelonephritis) - 18 Nov 1945 - Eloise, Wayne, Michigan, United States Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsFuneral - 20 Nov 1945 - Detroit, Wayne, Michigan, USA Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsBuried - 20 Nov 1945 - Detroit, Wayne, Michigan, USA Link to Google Earth
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  • Photos
    John James McNaughton.jpg
    John James McNaughton.jpg

  • Notes 
    • Next of kin was 1/2 sister Catherine when he died.

      On June 1 1915 his father was in Strasburg, Saskatchewan, Canada according to brothers army records, its a possibility he was there was well. [16]
    • (Medical):10 Years in hospital prior to death in 1945 according to funeral home records.

  • Sources 
    1. [S83] John James MacNaughton Birth Certificate, (File Num: 046884-01 Location: LDS Family History Center Kitchener, Ontario).

    2. [S104] Will of Isabella McNaughton, (The Toronto World).

    3. [S232] 1911 Canadian Census, (Location: http://www.collectionscanada.ca/archivianet/1911/index-e.html).

    4. [S374] McFarland Foss Funeral Home Records, (McFarland Foss Funeral Home (313) 581-7240 5401 Schaefer Rd Dearborn, MI 48126, United States).

    5. [S1332] John James McNaughton Police Employment Record.

    6. [S1372] 1921 Canadian Census.

    7. [S388] Ancestry.ca Ontario Death Records.

    8. [S1324] John James McNaughton and Louise McNaughton Seperation Agreement, Ontario. Canada..

    9. [S564] Ancestry.com Immigration Records.

    10. [S414] 1930 United States Federal Census.

    11. [S1320] Collection of Envelopes saved by Catherine McNaughton and Agnes Ward.

    12. [S1328] 1940 United States Federal Census, (National Archives and Records Administration, n.d.), T627 (Reliability: 3).

    13. [S373] Grand Lawn Cemetery Records.

    14. [S392] John James McNaughton's Obituary, Dearborn Independent Newspaper, (Friday November 23rd 1945, Page 2).

    15. [S570] Jean-Yves Fournier Rootsweb Tree, (http://worldconnect.rootsweb.com/cgi-bin/igm.cgi?op=GET&db=jyf47&id=I57734).

    16. [S57] Interview with Bernice Kinnear (nee McMartin).


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