Thomas Stone (1799-aft 1843) and Elizabeth Bailey (1803-1887)
“This is to certify that Thomas Stone of Old Bonaventure of the District of Trinity, Island of Newfoundland, and Elizabeth Bayley of Trinity in the same district and island, were married in this church at Trinity with content of friends this twenty-sixth day of October in the year one thousand eight hundred and twenty-three (1823), by me, William Bullock, Miss. E.M.*
*Episcopal Missionary – Transcriber
This marriage was solemnized between us Thomas (X) Stone and Elizabeth (X) Bayley , (X) being their marks, in the presence of Maud McGratt, John Megher and his wife (X) being their marks.”
Source: St. Paul’s Anglian Church Records, Trinity NL
Thomas Stone was the son of Henry Stone of Old Bonaventure, Trinity Bay, NL, Canada.
Elizabeth Bayley was the daughter of David Bayley Jr. and Elizabeth Bugden of Old Bonaventure, Trinity Bay, NL, Canada.
Thomas Stone and Elizabeth “Betty” Bayley had 8 children:
Mary Anne Stone was born in Old Bonaventure on September 13, 1824. Mary Anne married Samual Anderson on October 2, 1841.
William Stone was born in Old Bonaventure 1n Jan 1826. William married Susan George on November 11, 1848. William died in Old Bonaventure on February 3, 1903.
Abraham Stone was born in Old Bonaventure on June 9, 1828. Abraham married Caroline Reed on April 27, 1852.
Isabella/Arabella Stone was born in Old Bonaventure on October 10, 1830. She married Thomas Pitcher on November 13, 1849 in Old Bonaventure.
Susan Stone was born in Old Bonaventure on November 13, 1834.
Henry Stone was born in Old Bonaventure on January 10, 1838.
John Stone was born in Old Bonaventure on October 11,1840. John died at Old Bonaventure on November 29, 1905.
Elizabeth Stone was born in Old Bonaventure on October 30, 1843.