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Leonard E. Burton
Male 1898 - 1898


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  • Died  20 May 1898  Waterloo Twp., Waterloo Region, Ontario Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Birth  Sep 1898  , Ontario Find all individuals with events at this location  [1, 2
    Gender  Male 
    Religion  1911  Breslau, Waterloo Region, Ontario Find all individuals with events at this location  [1
    Methodist 
    Elected Office  1952  Waterloo Twp., Waterloo Region, Ontario Find all individuals with events at this location  [2
    Waterloo Township Councillor 
    Elected Office  1954  , Waterloo Region, Ontario Find all individuals with events at this location  [2
    Councillor Waterloo County 
    Elected Office  1954  Waterloo Twp., Waterloo Region, Ontario Find all individuals with events at this location  [2
    Deputy Reeve Waterloo Township Council 
    Elected Office  1956  Waterloo Twp., Waterloo Region, Ontario Find all individuals with events at this location  [2
    Waterloo Township Councillor 
    Elected Office  1958  , Waterloo Region, Ontario Find all individuals with events at this location  [2
    Councillor Waterloo County 
    Elected Office  1958  Waterloo Twp., Waterloo Region, Ontario Find all individuals with events at this location  [2
    Deputy Reeve Waterloo Township Council 
    Elected Office  1959  , Waterloo Region, Ontario Find all individuals with events at this location  [2
    Councillor Waterloo County 
    Elected Office  1959  Waterloo Twp., Waterloo Region, Ontario Find all individuals with events at this location  [2
    Reeve Waterloo Township Council 
    Elected Office  1960  , Waterloo Region, Ontario Find all individuals with events at this location  [2
    Councillor Waterloo County 
    Elected Office  1964  Waterloo Twp., Waterloo Region, Ontario Find all individuals with events at this location  [2
    Waterloo Township Councillor 
    Land  Waterloo Township - German Company Tract Lot 093, Waterloo County, Ontario Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Land  Waterloo Township - German Company Tract Lot 093, Waterloo County, Ontario Find all individuals with events at this location  [2
    Eby ID Number  Waterloo-204810 
    Person ID  I204810  Generations
    Last Modified  15 Mar 2017 

    Father  John Burton,   b. Apr 1858, Eramosa Twp., Wellington Co., Ontario Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 1938 
    Mother  Ida Rosanna Fischer,   b. Oct 1873, Waterloo Twp., Waterloo Region, Ontario Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 1965 
    Married  20 Feb 1894  Waterloo City, Waterloo Region, Ontario Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Family ID  F15234  Group Sheet

  • Notes 
    • Died (aged 65) in a car accident the evening of May 29, 1964, on Highway 24 three miles north of Hespeler, while returning from a road inspection. The driver of the other car involved in the head-on collision was charged, and one witness said that she believed that the five men in the car had been drinking. Mr Burton was a century farm owner and township school trustee. He was active in the co-op and Credit Union movement, and was a past president of Breslau Credit Union. As councillor, he held every committee chairmanship, and chaired township's road committee at time of death. Active in Co-op and Credit Union movement and president of Breslau Credit Union. * "One of the chief supporters of the new administration building...and one of the original township officials supporting area planning"1a

      1aExcerpted from the Galt Evening Reporter 30 May 1964

  • Sources 
    1. [S342] Census - ON, Waterloo, Waterloo South - 1911, Breslau, Waterloo Township Div. 5 Page 3.

    2. [S1450] Waterloo County Councillors A Collective Biography.

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    Link to Google MapsDied - 20 May 1898 - Waterloo Twp., Waterloo Region, Ontario Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsBirth - Sep 1898 - , Ontario Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsReligion - Methodist - 1911 - Breslau, Waterloo Region, Ontario Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsElected Office - Waterloo Township Councillor - 1952 - Waterloo Twp., Waterloo Region, Ontario Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsElected Office - Councillor Waterloo County - 1954 - , Waterloo Region, Ontario Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsElected Office - Deputy Reeve Waterloo Township Council - 1954 - Waterloo Twp., Waterloo Region, Ontario Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsElected Office - Waterloo Township Councillor - 1956 - Waterloo Twp., Waterloo Region, Ontario Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsElected Office - Councillor Waterloo County - 1958 - , Waterloo Region, Ontario Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsElected Office - Deputy Reeve Waterloo Township Council - 1958 - Waterloo Twp., Waterloo Region, Ontario Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsElected Office - Councillor Waterloo County - 1959 - , Waterloo Region, Ontario Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsElected Office - Reeve Waterloo Township Council - 1959 - Waterloo Twp., Waterloo Region, Ontario Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsElected Office - Councillor Waterloo County - 1960 - , Waterloo Region, Ontario Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsElected Office - Waterloo Township Councillor - 1964 - Waterloo Twp., Waterloo Region, Ontario Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsLand - - Waterloo Township - German Company Tract Lot 093, Waterloo County, Ontario Link to Google Earth
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