This picture was
taken by Capt Gleason who has collected models of ships that were
made in the 1800's. This is a Sail Ship called "The Brothers" which
Capt John McIntosh built and sailed with passengers to Canada and
USA. Captain John McIntosh was born in 1754 in Colarich, parish of
Logierait, Scotland and was married to Anne Ferguson. They had five
children all boys John James, Charles, William, and David. They
came to Canada in 1801.
McIntosh was born Aug 1, 1800 and died aboard his ship Cobourg in
1834 when his son Charles II McIntosh was less than a year old
aboard the Cobourg at York, ON. One of the ships passengers and
Captain Charles McIntosh stayed aboard to tend to the sick
passenger. Captain James McIntosh left the ship to visit his newborn
baby, whereby he, his wife, his father, also took malaria and died.
My Gr Grndfather
Charles McIntosh, born Aug 1, 1833 lived with his sister who was 7
years older along with the wife of Charles born near Caledonia,
On who had survived but died shortly after his sister was married
and moved to New York, Ny. Charles McIntosh then moved with the
McPherson family to Puslinch, Ont and eventually married Janet
McPherson. They had the following children Marjorie, Peter,
Margaret, Isabella, and Charles III, my grandfather who married Ida
Belle Corrigan. They had the following children Harry-my dad, Elgin
1860-1943 son of Charles McIntosh married Alice Sinclair and had the
following children John and Donald. John married Ermil Harper and
had two sons Gordon and Leslie
1890-1955 married Mable Boylan and had the following children
Leonard, Willard, Orbie, Lorne, Donald and Lenore.
If anyone wants
further information you may contact me.