Rev. John Simms WOODSIDE, ,of the Saharanpore Presbytery ,India

Male 1824 - 1909  (84 years)


Personal Information

  • Name John Simms WOODSIDE 
    Prefix Rev. 
    Suffix ,of the Saharanpore Presbytery ,India 
    Born 28 Aug 1824  Dervock, County Antrim, Northern Ireland Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Gender Male 
    Died 16 Apr 1909  Wooster, Ohio, USA Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Buried 20 Apr 1909  Homewood Cemetery, Pittsburgh, Allegheny, Pennsylvania, USA Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Notes 
    • John sailed for the New World around 1845 and studied for the ministry in at the Presbyterian Seminary in Philadelphia, and Lafayette College, Pennsylvania. He may have joined three of his brothers who were in Philadelphia by 1845. Robert, Jr., James and Hugh were found living in the North Ward of Philadelphia on 1 August 1850 and had been there since at least 1 June of the same year.

      John was for many years a missionary in Dehra, later stationed in the Futtegurh branch of the American Presbyterian Mission in Saharanpore.1849-1903.He arrived in Calcutta,India in 1848 after departing Boston,on board the ship "Dolphin":(Ref:The Bengal Directory 1848-1849)
    Person ID I6369  Kirkpatrick Family Archives
    Last Modified 5 Jan 2015 

    Father Robert WOODSIDE, ,of Ivy House,Stroan,   b. 1794, County Antrim, Northern Ireland Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 7 Feb 1877, County Antrim, Northern Ireland Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 83 years) 
    Mother Elizabeth"Betty" NEVIN,   b. 1798, County Antrim, Northern Ireland Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 5 Sep 1863, County Antrim, Northern Ireland Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 65 years) 
    Married Abt 1819  County Antrim, Northern Ireland Find all individuals with events at this location 
    • Issue-seven sons and two daughters
    Family ID F1984  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

    Family 1 Margaret MOORE,   b. 1826, Ballyboyland, Ballymoney, County Antrim , Northern Ireland Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 1 Sep 1887, Woodchurch Road, West Hampstead, England Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 61 years) 
    Married 18 Apr 1848  Ballymoney Civil Registrars Office, County Antrim Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Children 
     1. Jane Nevin WOODSIDE, ,Missionary and teacher,of Futtegurh ,India,   b. 1849, Punjab, North West Frontier, India Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 3 Feb 1887, Fatehgarh, North West Passage, India Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 38 years)
     2. Margaret Moore WOODSIDE,   b. 1 Oct 1855, Saharunpur, Uttar Pradesh , India Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 23 Dec 1855, Saharunpur, Uttar Pradesh , India Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 0 years)
     3. Dr. John WOODSIDE,   b. 1858, Saharunpur, Uttar Pradesh , India Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. Yes, date unknown
     4. Caroline Charlotte Wemyss WOODSIDE,   b. 28 Nov 1860, Punjab, North West Frontier, India Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 27 May 1958, Victoria, British Columbia, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 97 years)
     5. Emily Morgan"Emmie" WOODSIDE,   b. 1866, Punjab, North West Frontier, India Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 1944, Woolwich, Kent , England Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 78 years)
    Last Modified 5 Apr 2013 
    Family ID F1985  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

    Family 2 Emily W. SHURMAN, ,daughter of Rev. J. A . Shurman.,   b. 1838, Benares, Uttar Pradesh, India Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 13 Feb 1909, Cincinatti, Ohio, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 71 years) 
    Married
    • Emily was the widow of Reverend Edward Howe Leavitt(1828-1888),of Jefferson, Ohio.They married in 1859.
    Last Modified 5 Jan 2015 
    Family ID F6836  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart




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