Crysler and Pillar, NY Loyalists to Canada

Crysler and Pillar, NY Loyalists to Canada

Descendants marry Carruthers and Lupton in Canada

Stories about Crysler and Pillar, NY Loyalists to Canada

Scotland, England, Germany to Canada and then USA

  • Montreal, Canada

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1. Anna H. C. Pillar**,** born 1846 in Canada (Montreal); died 1938 in Chicago, IL**1**. She was the daughter of 2. William Pillar and 3. Annie Carruthers. She married **(1) John Lupton** Abt. 1869 in Montreal, Canada_1_. He was born 1844 in Jane Hills, Shipley, York, England, and died 1924 in Chicago, IL. He was the son of John Lupton and Ann Dibb.

John, father, was the son of Joseph and Sarah Lupton. Joseph, was the son of Elizabeth Hardacker and Benjamin. Who appears to be the son of John and grandson of Edward, who were in guiseley records

DNA evidence seems to confirm a connection to the Lupton family John Lupton born about 1550 somewhere in England. This match is to the line supposedly belonging to Kate Middleton. John having married Joan Middleton. Roger Lupton, 1549, in Yorkshire, supposedly son of Thomas, was chaplain to Kings Henry VII and VIII. he is and ancestor of Kate Middleton.

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Notes for Anna H. C. Pillar: The H.C. stands for Hamilton Carruthers--the surnames of her mother's parents. More About Anna H. C. Pillar: Immigration: 1888, Chicago

Notes for John Lupton: On the 1861 UK census he is listed as working in a clothing warehouse, probably for his grandfather Dibb. In the 1881 Canadian Census he is recorded as having been born in the USA, while his death certificate indicates Leeds, England. An immigrantion record shows a John Lupton of the right age arriving in the US in 1865. These records it seems to indicate he may have came first to US, then went to Canada and then back to Chicago. He was naturalized in 1896.

1881 Candian Census: John LUPTON M Male English 35 Etats Unis Marchand Episcopal

Annie LUPTON M Female English 33 Q Episcop

John LUPTON Male English 10 Q Episcopal

Alice LUPTON Female English 8 Q Episcopal

Winnie LUPTON Female English 6 Q Episcopal

Bertha LUPTON Female English 4 Q Episcopal

Reginald LUPTON Male English 1 Q Episcopal

They live at 2 Mitichison, Montreal.

In 1885 they lived at 36 Rachel, St Jean Baptiste, Quebec.

Children born later: Frances D., 1881, Harold, 1886, Charles, 1888, Fanny 1893. The family lived at 232 North Monticello, Chicago in 1900 census.

He was a partner of his father-in-law's in Pillar and Lupton Lumber located in Montreal in Lovell's 1871 Quebec Directory. He first appears in this directory in 1868 and last in 1885 when they left for chicago. William Pillar had died that year.

2. William Pillar**,** born 1805 in Canada (Williamsburg, Onartio); died 1885**1**. He was the son of 4. Johannes Pillar and 5. Magdalena Kreissler. He married **3. Annie Carruthers** Bef. 1846 in Georgetown, Beauharnois, Quebec, Canada.

3. Annie Carruthers**,** born 1822 in North Georgetown, Beauharnois, Quebec, Canada**1**; died Aft. 1881. She was the daughter of 6. William Carruthers and **7. Ann Hamilton**.

Notes for William Pillar: They were living in Ste-Lawrence Ward, Montreal in the 1881 census. He was a lumber merchant. He first appears in the Montreal directory in 1848, his lumber yard was at 36 Notre Dame. In 1865 he is listed in the Montreal City Directory at 112 Dorchester. In 1870 the lumber yard was at 485 Craig and the family lived at 56 University.

Notes for Annie Carruthers: From her Baptismal Record at Presbyterian Church in Howick, Quebec.

Surname: Carruthers

Given: Ann

Father: William

Occupation: smith

Mother: Hamilton, Ann

Birth date: 1822-03-09

Baptism date: 1823-01-26

Child of William Pillar and Annie Carruthers is: 1 i. Anna H. C. Pillar, born 1846 in Canada (Montreal); died 1938 in Chicago, IL; married John Lupton Abt. 1869 in Montreal, Canada.

4. Johannes Pillar**,** born 1766 in Germany (Palatine); died 1850 in Williamsburg, Ontario, Canada. He was the son of 8. Michael Piller. He married **5. Magdalena Kreissler** 1793 in Williamsburg, Ontario.

5. Magdalena Kreissler1, born 1774 in New York (Tyrone County)1; died 1853 in Williamsburg, Ontario, Canada_1_. She was the daughter of 10. Philip Kreissler and 11. Elisabetha Braun.

Notes for Magdalena Kreissler: She owned 66 acres of Land in 1851

Children of Johannes Pillar and Magdalena Kreissler are:

2 i. William Pillar, born 1805 in Canada (Williamsburg, Onartio); died 1885; married Annie Carruthers Bef. 1846 in Georgetown, Beauharnois, Quebec, Canada.

ii. Caroline Pillar, born 1816 in Wiilamsburgh, Canada.

6. William Carruthers, born 1780 in Crawford, Lanark Scotland; died 1855 in North Georgetown, Quebec, Canada. He was the son of 12. John Carruthers and 13. Jean Marton. He married 7. Ann Hamilton 1806 in Middle Church, Paisley, Scotland.

7. Ann Hamilton, born 1786 in Paisley, Scotland; died 1855 in Quebec, Canada. She could the daughter of 14. Robert Hamilton and **15. Janet Bell **per Scotland's People.

Notes for William Carruthers: He and Ann immigrated 1820 to Quebec. He was a smith at the time of the birth of his children. They lived with Gorbals, Lanark before immigrating--there their children James, Jean, John, Robert, William and Thomas were born. Ann and Jane were born in Quebec. In 1824 he was granted a lease for a property along the Chateaquay River in Georgetown and his occupation was farmer. Their children were:

i. James Carruthers, born in Scotland. 1807

ii. Jean Carruthers, born in Scotland. 1808

iii. William Carruthers, born in Scotland.

iv. Jane Carruthers, born in North Georgetown, Beauharnois, Quebec, Canada. 1824

v. Robert Carruthers, born in Scotland.

vi. Thomas Carruthers, born in Scotland. 1819

3 vii. Annie Carruthers, born 1822 in North Georgetown, Beauharnois, Quebec, Canada; died Aft. 1881; married William Pillar Bef. 1846 in Georgetown, Beauharnois, Quebec, Canada.

8. Michael Piller1, born 1735 in Germany (Palatine)1.

Notes for Michael Piller: Michael Piller was born in Germany (Palatinate) and emigrated to northern NY. He fought in the American Revolution with the British and settled in Williamsburg, Ontario around 1784.

More About Michael Piller: Immigration: Abt. 1710, New York

Child of Michael Piller is: 4 i. Johannes Pillar, born 1766 in Germany (Palatine); died 1850 in Williamsburg, Ontario, Canada; married Magdalena Kreissler 1793 in Williamsburg, Ontario.

10. Philip Kreissler**,** born 1739 in New York (Schorarie). He was the son of Johan Heironymous Greisler and Maria Margareta Brauch. He married **11. Elisabetha Braun** 1762 in Schorarie, NY.

11. Elisabetha Braun**,** born 1740 in New York (Schorarie); died 1815 in Williamsburg, Onartio, Canada_1_. She was the daughter of Johannes Braun and Maria Elizabeth Freymeyer.

Notes for Philip Kreissler: Phillip Crysler married Elisabetha Braun on November 19, 1762, (Schoharie Lutheran Church Records) and he was a loyalist like his brothers. Johnan Philip Greisler (Crysler) was born in Germany (Paltinate) and emigrated in 1710 to northern NY. He fought in the American Revolution with the British and settled in Williamsburg, Ontario around 1784.

More About Philip Kreissler: Immigration: 1710, New York

Child of Philip Kreissler and Elisabetha Braun is: 5 i. Magdalena Kreissler, born 1774 in New York (Tyrone County); died 1853 in Williamsburg, Ontario, Canada; married Johannes Pillar 1793 in Williamsburg, Ontario.

12. John Carruthers He married 13. Jean Marton (Martin).

Child of John Carruthers and Jean Marton is: 6 i. William Carruthers, born 1780 in Crawford, Lanark Scotland; died 1855 in North Georgetown, Quebec, Canada; married Ann Hamilton 1806 in Middle Church, Paisley, Scotland. This information is based on birth record from Scotlands' People. There is no other document confirming the relationship.

14. Robert Hamilton b. 1741, Glasgow, Lanark Scotland He married 15. Janet Bell b. 1742 Lesmahgow, Lanark, Scotland. They were married** 1763 Paisley, Scotland.**

Robert was a soldier and when he left the miltary became a weaver. His parents were John Hamilton and Agnes Craig, who married in 1738 in Eastwood Parish., Lanark. Janet is the daughter of Daniel Bell, sawyer, and Isobel Watson. They married in 1737.

Child of Robert Hamilton and Janet Bell is: 7 i. Ann Hamilton, born 1786 in Paisley, Scotland; died 1855 in Quebec, Canada; married William Carruthers 1806 in Middle Church, Paisley, Scotland.

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