Kenilworth Drury Family  
of Kenilworth  


Thomas Drury
b.1803     d.1883
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Thomas was the fourth son of Joseph Drury and Ann Heath and the elder of the two brothers who emigrated to Canada. He was christened at St. Nicholas Church Kenilworth on 18th.Dec.1803 (Ref: 01). Thomas and Richard bought half shares in Lot 12, Concession 1, in 1827 having farmed it since 1820. They paid 25 each to John and Helen Tingley.

After their father's death in 1823..... more

Marriage Details:

Thomas married in 1826 at the Portage at Willow Creek, a village which had grown up around a government storehouse built at the north end of the Nine Mile Portage. He married Elizabeth (Betsy) Stretton (b.1811), daughter of a private John Stretton, serving in the 76th. Regiment at the Fort at Penetanguishene.

Children Details:
Joseph c.1827m.n/kd.1827
Thomas c.1829m.n/kd.1862
Elizabeth c.1833m.n/kd.1852
Charles c.1835m.n/kd.1862
Hannah c.1837m.n/kd.1852
John c.1840m.n/kd.1885
Francis c.1841m.n/kd.1927
Maria c.1843m.n/kd.n/k
Charlotte c.1846m.n/kd.1848
Thomas c.1848m.n/kd.n/k
Joseph c.1849m.n/kd.n/k
Anne c.1850m.n/kd.n/k
Richard c.1853m.n/kd.n/k
Infant c.n/km.n/kd.1828


Documents / Pictures:

Canadian Lots Map

Drury Family Land Petitions