Matilda Anne Bellworth

Female 1852 - 1892  (39 years)


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  • Name Matilda Anne Bellworth 
    Nickname Annie 
    Born 27 Feb 1852  Main-à-Dieu, Cape Breton, Nova Scotia, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Gender Female 
    _UID 96415642D42C734CBEA2D73FBABE5A067CBA 
    Died 8 Feb 1892  Halifax, Halifax, Nova Scotia, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Buried 9 Feb 1892  Camp Hill Cemetery, Halifax, Halifax, Nova Scotia, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Person ID I1729  Victoria Boutilier's Genealogy Pages
    Last Modified 2 Jun 2011 

    Father James Bellworth,   b. 3 Jan 1822, Main-à-Dieu, Cape Breton, Nova Scotia, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 4 Aug 1898, Halifax, Halifax, Nova Scotia, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 76 years) 
    Mother Margaret Elizabeth Lewis,   b. 3 Mar 1830, Coxheath, Cape Breton, Nova Scotia, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. Aft 1911  (Age > 82 years) 
    Married Abt 1847  Cape Breton, Nova Scotia, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Family ID F115  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

    Family William Hooper,   b. 1848, Merriott, Somerset, England Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 12 Apr 1913, Halifax, Halifax, Nova Scotia, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 65 years) 
    Married 27 Mar 1880  Halifax, Nova Scotia, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Last Modified 23 May 2017 
    Family ID F689  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

  • Notes 
    • MATILDA ANNE "ANNIE" BELLWORTH was born at Main-à-Dieu February 27, 1852 and was baptized February 29, 1852 at St. George's Sydney. Known as Annie, she was married 27 March 1880 in Halifax, Nova Scotia by license to groom William HOOPER, an Englishman, [Nova Scotia civil registration, 1880 - Book: 1817 - Page: 43 - Number: 82] following the birth of a child, Clara (aka Eliza) Bellworth, out of wedlock in 1877 (reg yr 1877/bk 1811/p. 229/no. 18520). Annie died February 8, 1892 resident at 97 Jubilee Road Halifax of phthisis and was buried at Camp Hill cemetery February 9.

      Household Record 1881 Canadian Census
      Name Marital Status Gender Ethnic Origin Age Birthplace Occupation Religion
      Will HOOPER M Male English 31 England Coachman Church of England
      Ann HOOPER M Female English 29 Nova Scotia Church of England
      --- HOOPER Female English --- Born: Mar; 0/12 Nova Scotia Church of England
      Source Information:
      Census Place Ward No. 1, Halifax, Halifax, Nova Scotia
      Family History Library Film 1375804
      NA Film Number C-13168
      District 9
      Sub-district A
      Division 1
      Page Number 6
      Household Number 30


      1891 Census of Canada Halifax City ward 2C p.32
      wood house 1.5 stories 4 rooms
      William HOOPER 41 gardener religion Church of England born England, parents born England r/w
      Annie HOOPER 39 r/w
      Emma HOOPER 10 born NS r/w
      Herbert HOOPER 8 r/w
      Elizabeth HOOPER 6
      Sydney HOOPER 4
      Daisey BARKER, 4 niece

      There is a delayed Nova Scotia birth registration for "Emmia Grace Hooper (Ward)", born March 30, 1881 at Halifax to Coachman Wm Hooper and Matilda Ann Belworth, Margaret Belworth acting as midwife, filed by Mrs. Isabell Gudgeon resident at Toronto on 7 June 1927 (Ref: Book: 1904 - Page: 69000947)

      Son Sydney Hooper (1887-????) was living with his grandmother on 1901 Census (see notes for Margaret Elizabeth Lewis for transcription)

      Son Herbert J. Hooper married Mary E. Hiltz in Boston on 23 October 1906.