On the 1901 Census....
54 College St, Troqueer, Dumfries.
John Halliday 47 Plasterer b Maxwelltown
Mary Jane 45 Wife England
Charlotte 26 Daughter Weaver Maxwelltown
Kennethina 22 Daughter Weaver Maxwelltown
John 19 Son Journeyman Plasterer b Maxwelltown
Alfred 15 Son Apprentice Plasterer b Maxwelltown
Albert 13 Son Scholar Maxwelltown
Bessie M 6 Dau Scholar Maxwelltown
When John arrived in Canada, was he a Plasterer? If he was then this must be the right family.