Seeking info on ancestry and descendants of Nicholas MONK (c1794) and wife Catherine (c1795) came from the U.S. to Canada c.1829; they are listed in census as of German descent but born in U.S. . Some children listed as born in New York. Apparently crossed border at Niagara Falls. The family settled in Norwich twp, Oxford County, Ontario. Children as follows - Jacob c.1820 m. Jane CRAWFORD?, Ephraim c.1821 m. Eliza MERRIL (of Norfolk County), Andrew?, Peter c.1828, John c.1830 m. Maranda FAIRCHILD (of Norfolk County), Louina c. 1832 m. Douglas MORRISON, Sarah c.1834 m. Lewis SIPPLE, Jesse b. c1836, Cynthia? c.1838, Simon c.1840, possibly a Mary Ann who married a Jacob STEPHENS, and a Daniel who married a Margaret SMITH. Also found is a Moses (c1798) and Catherine Monk and family. In 1861 census is also found a Jacob MONK c.1784 and wife Louina, possibly a brother to Nicholas. Have additional info on Ephraim's line.