Alexander Chisholm - came from Strathglass, Scotland, arriving 1800 in Pictou, settling in Malignant Cove, Antigonish, Nova Scotia Married Ann MacInnis, (Daughter of John (Ban) MacInnis of Cape George) Had 10 children: Alexander (Red) Chisholm - of Strathglass, Scotland? Married Mary MacNeil (Brown), (Daughter of John & Mary (Grant) MacNeil (Brown)) Had 2 children: Mary (Chisholm) Married T. Lyons James Chisholm Married Janet MacInnis Had 4 children, all in United States: Maggie / Margaret (Chisholm) Angus Chisholm Patrick Chisholm Alex (Ban) Chisholm Married Isabel MacInnis Had 6 children: Mary (Chisholm) Joe / Joseph Chisholm Christy (Chisholm) James Chisholm Kenneth Chisholm Patrick Chisholm Married ? (of St. John) Had 9 children: Mary (Chisholm) Married John MacKenzie (of West River) Katie (Chisholm) Married James MacDonald (of Bailey's Brook, moved to USA) Donald Chisholm Married ? (of Bay Chaleur) Had 6 children: John Chisholm Joe / Joseph Chisholm Mary (Chisholm) Ann (Chisholm) James Chisholm Lizzie (Chisholm) Ann (Chisholm) Married Donald MacInnis (of Cape George) Elizabeth (Chisholm) Married Rory Chisholm (of New Glasgow) Maggie / Margaret (Chisholm) Married Donald MacDonald (of Big Marsh) John Chisholm Married ? (moved to Minnesota, USA) Colin Chisholm Married ? (of St. John, moved to California) Maggie Died Young John Chisholm Married Mary Chisholm Maggie / Margaret (Chisholm) Alex Chisholm (disappeared, where-abouts unknown) Donald Chisholm Married Margaret MacRae, (Daughter of John & ?? (MacKenzie) MacRae, Malignant Cove) Had 6 children: Dan Chisholm Maggie / Margaret (Chisholm) Mary Ann (Chisholm) Kenneth Chisholm Married ? (in Sherbrooke, Guysboro Co. N.S.) Had 3 children: Noel Chisholm Mary (Chisholm) John Chisholm Married Christy Cameron, (Daughter of Alex & Ann (Boyd) Cameron, Upper South River) Had 5 children: John Chisholm Donald Chisholm Ann (Chisholm) Kate (Chisholm) Married Donald Gillis - of St. John John Chisholm: b: 1860, Malignant Cove, Antigonish Co. N.S. d: Jan 6, 1929, Malignant Cove, Antigonish Co. N.S. Married Oct. 14, 1900 Georgeville, Antigonish Co, N.S. Mary MacDonald: b: Jul 2, 1871, Lennox, (now apart of Maryvale), Antigonish Co. N.S. d: Feb 19, 1949, St Joseph's, Antigonish Co. N.S.
Had 9 children: Rose Chisholm: d: in infancy Daniel Joseph Chisholm Margaret Anne Chisholm: b: Oct. 16, 1903, d: Nov. 29, 1930 in Lethbridge, AB. Margaret was a Roman Catholic Nun. (Sister Dionsyious) Anne May (Chisholm) Currie: b: Jul. 27, 1906. d: May 14, 1987 Halifax, N.S. Married husband Philip Peter Currie b: Nov. 11, 1905 d: 1960 , buried at St. Peters Cemetery, Sheet Harbor Row 22. Had 2 children: First son: John Joseph Sherber, b: Apr. 22, 1930, Antigonish, N.S. d: October 22, 2003, Dawson Creek, B.C. Second son: Douglas (Sherber) Chisholm b; May 23, 1942, Nova Scotia Donald Joseph Chisholm: b: Oct. 10, 1907, d: Dec. 25, 1943, killed in action, Ortona, Italy. Belonged to the 1st Edmonton Reg. Alexander John Chisholm: b: Jul. 25, 1909, d: Oct. 15, 1942, Lost at sea. Was a U S Merchant Marine, Eng/Off. ****Thursday, Feb 11, 1943...The Halifax Chronicle, Halifax, N.S. ANTIGONISH,**** Feb 10 - Mrs. J. D. Chisholm, Maligant Cove, received word a few days ago from the U. S. Navy Dept., Washington, that her son, Alexander has been lost at sea. No details were given. Alexander Chisholm was a second engineer in the U.S. navy and in recent months had made four trips to Russia with convoys. Last summer he paid a brief visit home after an absence of five years. By chance after leaving his ship he encountered his brother, Rev. Bernard Chisholm, at Port Hawkesbury and they went to the old home together. Bernard Vincent Chisholm: b: May 22, 1911, d: Aug. 6, 1996 St. Andrew's, Antigonish, N.S. Bernard was a Roman Catholic Priest, Ordained Jun 27, 1937 in Halifax, N.S. Catherine Marcella (Chisholm) Joyce: b: Oct. 22, 1913 Married Oct. 14, 1942 Michael Joyce in Montreal, Que. Children: unknown at this time Rose Mary Chisholm: b: Dec. 15, 1916 Kenneth Chisholm Married Janet Chisholm Had 6 children: Mary (Chisholm) Maggie / Margaret (Chisholm) Ann (Chisholm) born in USA Kate (Chisholm) John Chisholm Alex Chisholm Married Maggie / Margaret MacDonald, (in Butte, Montana) Had 3 children: Ann (Chisholm) Married Archibald Chisholm in Butte, Montana John Chisholm Kenneth Chisholm Donald Chisholm (disappeared young, where-abouts unknown) Ann (Chisholm) Sarah (Chisholm) Married Donald (Ban) MacDonald (of Malignant Cove, N.S.) Mary (Chisholm) Married Charles MacKinnon, (Son of Pioneer Neil MacKinnon of Georgeville, Neil was married 3 times)
Note: Photo of Anne May (Chisholm) Currie can be found on our Sherber Page.
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