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AnnMarieLevy (View posts)
Posted: 12 Nov 2003 1:02AM GMT
Classification: Query
Edited: 15 Nov 2003 9:44PM GMT
Surnames: LeCain, LeQuesne, Wright
Looking for information on Eliza Ann Le Cain (Wright )born 6/12/1829, she married James Wright b 03-10-1814 Trying to link the Wrights to the LeCain (LeQuesne) Something you might be interested in... dates the LeQuesne back to the Channel Island of Jersey Francis Barkley LeQuesne(LeCain) ggfather I do believe. thanks to Eric Meany

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Katie LeCain Estrella (View posts)
Posted: 27 Jan 2004 4:56PM GMT
Classification: Query
Eliza and James had Peter LeCain Wright, born 10/15/1865 in Lake LaRose, Annapolis County. Peter LeCain Wright is buried in Fairview United Church Cemetery in Annapolis County. Eliza's parents are Peter LeCain (b.1800 in Annapolis Township) and Mary Sarah Tomlinson. They married on 1/18/1824 at St. Luke's, Annapolis Royal. They had 6 children. Peter's parents were William LeCain and Sarah Henshaw. And William's parents were Francis Barclay LeCain and Elizabeth Foster, his 2nd wife. Let me know if you need more.

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Gail (View posts)
Posted: 9 Jun 2004 4:52PM GMT
Classification: Query
Hello, I have just recently discovered that I descend from Francis Barclay LeCain and his first wife Alicia Maria Hyde. Other than they settled in N.S. ( Annapolis), that Francis was born in Isle of Jersey and Alicia is the only daughter of Thomas Hyde, I really know nothing more. Would you have information going back?

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PattyFriendThompson (View posts)
Posted: 21 Dec 2005 5:08PM GMT
Classification: Query
Edited: 19 Nov 2006 5:10PM GMT
Surnames: Mence - LeCain - Spurr
Gail, You are bouncing around all kinds of names that are in the family I am researching: LeCain - Barclay.

I am looking for Charles L. Cain or Charles LeCain (abt.1783-1826) who married Maria Eliza MENCE (abt.1791-1862). Both are buried at Round Hill, St. Paul's Parrish of Rosette Anglican Graveyard, Nova Scotia.

Charles and Maria's daughter Margaret married Robert Spurr and they named one of their sons, Barclay LeCain Spurr.

You post is very interesting with your mention of BARCLAY.

I am looking for Maria Eliza Mence's father's given name. I know he was a Colonel in the British Army and was killed at the Battle of Vinegar hill. I believe Maria's father was Rev. Benjamin Mence of All Hallows Hall, England.

Anything sound familiar?
I hope we can piece these two (seemingly related) families together.

Re: Lecain/LeQuesne/

alevy1954 (View posts)
Posted: 1 Mar 2006 7:45PM GMT
Classification: Query
I have some information for you about Francis Barclay LeQuesne (LeQuesne is the proper spelling), and Alice Maria Hyde. They had 6 children:
1. Elizabeth LeCain, b. 17 May 1750 -Married Thomas Harris, b. Abt 1753 they had 2 children
1. John Harris, b. 1775
2. Thomas Harris, b. 1777

2. Alicia Maria LeCain, b. 5 Jan 1747/1748 -married John Ritchie , M. P. P. b: ABT. 1745 in Glasgow, Lanark, Scotland. They had 3 children-
> 1. Thomas Ritchie
> 2. Ann Ritchie, b. Aug 1781
> 3. Andrew Sterling Ritchie, b. 1785

3. Mary LeCain, b. 21 Jun 1754 -Married Abraham Spurr, b. Abt 1748 they had 12 children
1. Mary Spurr
2. Michael Spurr, b. 1775
3. Elizabeth Spurr
4. Jane Spurr
5. Thomas Spurr
6. Ann Spurr
7. Abigail Spurr, b. 1785
8. Gilbert Spurr
9. Diadama Spurr, b. Abt 1788
10. Maria Spurr
11. Alicia Spurr
12. Abram Spurr

4. John LeCain, b. 30 Oct 1746 married-Sarah Providence

5. Annie LeCain, b. 17 Feb 1751/1752 -married John Skelton

6. Thomas LeCain, b. 20 Aug 1756 -married Martha Wilkie, they had 5 children:
1. David LeCain
2. Frederic LeCain
3. Walter LeCain
4. Francis LeCain
5. Maria Lavinia LeCain, b. Bef 16 Aug 1796

Unfortunately this is where we part, I am on the Foster side. I do have info further back if you'd like, let me know.

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alevy1954 (View posts)
Posted: 1 Mar 2006 8:23PM GMT
Classification: Query
Just found a really cool site that might help.

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Martyn Weir (View posts)
Posted: 23 Nov 2006 11:45PM GMT
Classification: Query
Surnames: Lecain/LeCain/Lecaine
Would Katie Lecain Estrella please contact me re: this thread? My wife's grandmother was Goldie Lecain Wright of Nova Scotia (viz Peter Lecain Wright et al) but we know nothing of the familiy's details. Anything you could tell us would be welcome. We know there were a lot of family in Massachusetts not many generations ago...

Martyn Weir

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Martly (View posts)
Posted: 8 Mar 2010 4:33AM GMT
Classification: Query
Surnames: Wright/Lecain
Anyone know anything about Peter Lecain Wright's wife Lucy?

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