BLACK/ARMSTRONG: searching for origins of Elizabeth ("Betsy") Black Armstrong. Marriage: 15 Dec 1836 for Elizabeth Black, Caledon Twp,married to James ARMSTRONG, Mono Twp. Is this my Eliz? Known facts: Spouse to John PLATT of Guelph, Wellington Co; owners of Wellington Hotel in Market Square prior to his death in 1864. She lost hotel to a swindler, and married William STRACHAN, a widower and farmer from Puslinch. She died in Guelph. Any Black or Armstrong connections appreciated. There was a son named John Atkinson Platt, born 1856, adopted by John Platt. Was he an Armstrong?
Contact: Carol Novak, 3622 Porritt Place, Port Alberni BC V9Y 7P4, OR email.