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John Robertson Blake
Male 1867 - Yes, date unknown


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  • Birth  3 Feb 1867  Elora, Wellington Co., Ontario Find all individuals with events at this location  [1, 2, 3, 4, 5
    Gender  Male 
    Occupation  1891  Galt (Cambridge), Waterloo Region, Ontario Find all individuals with events at this location  [5
    Law Student 
    Religion  1891  Galt (Cambridge), Waterloo Region, Ontario Find all individuals with events at this location  [5
    Presbyterian 
    Occupation  1901  Galt (Cambridge), Waterloo Region, Ontario Find all individuals with events at this location  [1, 3
    Lawyer 
    Occupation  1911  Galt (Cambridge), Waterloo Region, Ontario Find all individuals with events at this location  [4
    Magestrait, Lawyer, Law Office 
    Religion  1911  Galt (Cambridge), Waterloo Region, Ontario Find all individuals with events at this location  [4
    Presbyterian 
    Eby ID Number  Waterloo-103747 
    Died  Yes, date unknown 
    Person ID  I103747  Generations
    Last Modified  30 Apr 2017 

    Father  George W. Blake,   b. 26 Mar 1831, , Scotland Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. Yes, date unknown 
    Mother  Mary Robertson,   b. 1 Jan 1833, , Scotland Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. Yes, date unknown 
    Family ID  F26590  Group Sheet

    Family  Ethel May Robertson,   b. Mar 1875, St. Marys, Blanshard Twp., Perth Co., Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. Yes, date unknown 
    Married  30 Oct 1901  St. Marys, Blanshard Twp., Perth Co., Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location  [3
    Family ID  F10732  Group Sheet

  • Notes 
    • John R. Blake born in Elora the son of George Blake and Mary Robinson. Came to Galt in Decm 1873 with his family and was educated in local public schools and at the Galt Collegiate Institute, then graduating from the University of Toronto in 1889. Studied law at Osgoode College graduating in 1892 then returning to Galt. In 1899 appointed magistrate for Galt, in 1922 was appointed magistrate for Preston & the County of Waterloo. Also served as a magistrate for Brant County. Retired in 1942. Also served as Galt Police Commission chairman and a director of the Gore Mutual Fire Insurance co. Long time Galt Public Library Board member.1a

      1aCambridge Mosiac, Jim Quantrell, 1998, City of Cambridge [snippet from original text in book]

  • Sources 
    1. [S259] Census - ON, Waterloo, Galt - 1901, Galt (Town/Ville) C-10 Page 3.

    2. [S336] Census - ON, Waterloo, Galt - 1881, Galt Division 2 Page 84.

    3. [S721] Vit - ON - Marriage Registration, marriage certificate 13974 (1901), John Roberton Blake-Ethel May Robertson..
      John Robertson Blake, lawyer of Galt, Birth Place: Elora Ont Age: 34 Estimated birth year: abt 1867 Father Name: George W Blake Mother Name: Mary Robertson Blake Spouse Name: Ethel May Robertson, resident of St. Mary's Spouse's Age: 26 Spouse Estimated Birth Year: abt 1875 Spouse Birth Place: St Marys Spouse Father Name: David A Robertson Spouse Mother Name: Helen Jackson Robertson Marriage Date: 30 Oct 1901 Marriage Place: Perth, St. Mary's

    4. [S572] Census - ON, Waterloo, Galt - 1911, Div. 19 Page 11.

    5. [S1800] Census - ON, Waterloo, Galt - 1891, Sec. 1 Page 71.

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    Link to Google MapsBirth - 3 Feb 1867 - Elora, Wellington Co., Ontario Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsOccupation - Law Student - 1891 - Galt (Cambridge), Waterloo Region, Ontario Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsReligion - Presbyterian - 1891 - Galt (Cambridge), Waterloo Region, Ontario Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsOccupation - Lawyer - 1901 - Galt (Cambridge), Waterloo Region, Ontario Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsMarried - 30 Oct 1901 - St. Marys, Blanshard Twp., Perth Co., Ontario, Canada Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsOccupation - Magestrait, Lawyer, Law Office - 1911 - Galt (Cambridge), Waterloo Region, Ontario Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsReligion - Presbyterian - 1911 - Galt (Cambridge), Waterloo Region, Ontario Link to Google Earth
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