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"Long" John Hodgins

Male 1835 - 1907  (72 years)


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  • Name "Long" John Hodgins 
    Nickname Long 
    Born 23 Aug 1835  Lucan, Ontario Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Gender Male 
    Died 26 Aug 1907  Biddulph, Ontario Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Buried St. James Anglican, Clandeboye, Mdsx, Biddulph, Ontario Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Person ID I95177  My Genealogy

    Father Adam Hodgins,   b. 1799, Dromineer, Tipperary, Ireland Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 21 Jan 1885, Biddulph, Ontario Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 86 years) 
    Mother Rebecca Haskett,   b. 21 Mar 1813, Blackhall, Borrisokane, Tipperary, Ireland Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. Dec 1848, Biddulph, Ontario Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 35 years) 
    Married 10 Jul 1834 
    Family ID F42402  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

    Family Isabella Sceli,   b. Sep 1839, Biddulph, Ontario Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 2 Dec 1904, Biddulph, Ontario Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age ~ 65 years) 
    Married 1860 
    Children 
     1. Adam Albert Hodgins,   b. 1862, Lucan, Ontario Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. Mar 1951, Salt Lake City, Salt Lake County, Utah, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 89 years)
     2. Joseph "Running Joe" Hodgins,   b. 14 Apr 1864, Lucan, Ontario Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 7 Jan 1944, Merville, Vancouver Island, BC Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 79 years)
     3. Thomas Wesley Hodgins,   b. 6 Aug 1866, Biddulph, Ontario Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 23 Feb 1951, Edmonton, Alberta Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 84 years)
     4. Elizabeth Hodgins,   b. Jul 1868, Lucan, Ontario Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 22 Apr 1939  (Age ~ 70 years)
     5. Rebecca Albertha Hodgins,   b. 1872, Lucan, Ontario Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 29 Oct 1949  (Age 77 years)
     6. John Walter Hodgins,   b. 1 Apr 1878, Lucan, Ontario Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 30 Aug 1950, Biddulph, Ontario Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 72 years)
     7. Isabella Hodgins,   b. 1974, Lucan, Ontario Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 1944
    Last Modified 24 Jan 2013 
    Family ID F42199  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

  • Event Map
    Link to Google MapsDied - 26 Aug 1907 - Biddulph, Ontario Link to Google Earth
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  • Notes 
    • Took over Lucan-London stage after the "Black Donnelly Massacre".

      Big man, known throughout the community as one of the strongest men in Biddulph.

      Long John was the first white child born in that area of Ontario.