John Kingwell

Birth Name John Kingwell
Gender male
Age at Death 67 years, 10 months, 20 days


Ordained deacon in 1848 and priest in 1849. His first mission was for 13 years in Moreton's Harbour in Notre Dame Bay. In 1861 to his death he was at Harbor Buffett, Placentia Bay, The town of Kingwell near Harbor Buffett was called after him.


Event Date Place Description Sources
Birth 26 Dec 1823 Southwork, Surrey, England    
Baptism 29 Feb 1824 Walworth Wesleyan, Southwork, Surrey, England    
Death 15 Nov 1891 Harbor Buffett, Newfoundland, Canada    


Relation to main person Name Birth date Death date Relation within this family (if not by birth)
Father John Kingwellabout 179613 Dec 1865
Mother Elizabeth Matthewabout 17933 May 1844
    Sister     Ann Elizabeth Kingwell 8 Aug 1819
    Sister     Emma Kingwell 17 Jan 1822
         John Kingwell 26 Dec 1823 15 Nov 1891
    Brother     Samuel Kingwell 4 Sep 1826 1854


Family of John Kingwell and Lilias Moore

Married Wife Lilias Moore ( * 24 May 1828 + ... )
Event Date Place Description Sources
Marriage 15 Nov 1848 St. Johns, Newfoundland, Canada   1a
Name Birth Date Death Date
John James Kingwell22 Nov 184731 Jan 1906

Source References

  1. Marriage record
      • Source text:

        15 Nov 1848 Married at the central school room on 7th inst, by the Right Rev. the Lord Bishop of Newfoundland, the Rev John KINGWELL Jr. to Lilias, youngest daughter of Mr. James K. MOORE of this town.