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Joseph Good Hurst 

Joseph Good Hurst

Male 1859 - Yes, date unknown

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  • Birth  2 Dec 1859  Woolwich Twp., Waterloo Region, Ontario Find all individuals with events at this location  [1, 2, 3, 4, 5, 6
    Gender  Male 
    Religion  1861  Woolwich Twp., Waterloo Region, Ontario Find all individuals with events at this location  [5
    Mennonite 
    Religion  1871  Woolwich Twp., Waterloo Region, Ontario Find all individuals with events at this location  [4
    Mennonite 
    Occupation  1891  Woolwich Twp., Waterloo Region, Ontario Find all individuals with events at this location  [6
    School Teacher 
    Religion  1891  Woolwich Twp., Waterloo Region, Ontario Find all individuals with events at this location  [6
    Methodist 
    Occupation  1901  Woolwich Twp., Waterloo Region, Ontario Find all individuals with events at this location  [2
    Farmer 
    Elected Office  1906  Woolwich Twp., Waterloo Region, Ontario Find all individuals with events at this location  [7
    Councillor Wilmot Township 
    Name  Joseph G. Horst 
    Occupation  1911  Conestogo, Waterloo Region, Ontario Find all individuals with events at this location  [3
    Farmer 
    Religion  1911  Conestogo, Waterloo Region, Ontario Find all individuals with events at this location  [3
    Lutheran 
    Eby ID Number  00058-3911 
    Died  Yes, date unknown 
    Person ID  I22406  Generations
    Last Modified  15 Mar 2017 

    Father  Isaac Horst,   b. 23 Dec 1834, Woolwich Twp., Waterloo Region, Ontario Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. Yes, date unknown 
    Mother  Elizabeth Good,   b. 18 Feb 1840, Woolwich Twp., Waterloo Region, Ontario Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. Yes, date unknown 
    Married  2 Jan 1859  Kitchener, Waterloo Region, Ontario Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Family ID  F2592  Group Sheet

    Family  Mary M. Robb,   b. 2 Apr 1859, Conestogo, Waterloo Region, Ontario Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 8 Apr 1953, Elmira, Waterloo Region, Ontario Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Married  24 Dec 1888  Conestogo, Waterloo Region, Ontario Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Children 
     1. Howard Hurst,   b. 25 Dec 1892, , Ontario Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. Yes, date unknown
     2. Harold Hurst,   b. 25 Dec 1892, , Ontario Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. Yes, date unknown
    Family ID  F4933  Group Sheet

  • Photos
    Joseph Good Hurst
    Joseph Good Hurst
    Image from: 100 Years of Progress in Waterloo County Canada Semi-Centennial Souvenir 1856-1906

  • Notes 
    • Joseph Horst, "was born December 2nd, 1859. He is married to Mary Robb and resides in Conestogo where he is engaged as principal of the public school. They have no family."1a

      1aThe Biographical History of Waterloo Township, Ezra Eby

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      JOSEPH GOOD HURST was born in the Township of Woolwich December 2nd, 1859. He received his education in the public schools of this township, also attending the Berlin High School (now the Berlin Collegiate Institute), the Toronto Normal School and the Bloomington University, Ill., taking the non-resident course. He taught school for about ten years, when he retired from the profession to follow the occupation of farming, and now resides on a farm bordering on the village of Conestogo. Mr. Hurst is a past President of the Waterloo County Teachers' Association and is also an ex-president of the North Waterloo Farmers' Institute. He was a Justice of the Peace until the recent revision, when he secured the appointment of commissioner for taking affidavits.2a

      2aChronicle-Telegraph Newspaper, 100 Years of Progress in Waterloo County Canada Semi-Centennial Souvenir 1856-1906 (Waterloo, Ontario, Canada: Chronicle-Telegraph Newspaper, 1906) pg 30

  • Sources 
    1. [S3] Book - Vol I A Biographical History of Waterloo Township and other townships of the county : being a history of the early settlers and their descendants, mostly all of Pennsylvania Dutch origin..., 820.

    2. [S148] Census - ON, Waterloo, Woolwich - 1901, Woolwich F-2 Page 5.

    3. [S348] Census - ON, Waterloo, Woolwich - 1911, Div. 14 Page 2.

    4. [S144] Census - ON, Waterloo, Woolwich - 1871, Div. 3, Pg. 9.

    5. [S915] Census - ON, Waterloo, Woolwich - 1861, Township of Woolwich 1861 Div. 2 Page 18.

    6. [S1821] Census - ON, Waterloo, Woolwich - 1891, Div. 2 Page 12.

    7. [S1629] Book - 100 Years of Progress in Waterloo County Canada Semi-Centennial Souvenir 1856-1906, 29..

  • Event Map
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    Link to Google MapsBirth - 2 Dec 1859 - Woolwich Twp., Waterloo Region, Ontario Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsReligion - Mennonite - 1861 - Woolwich Twp., Waterloo Region, Ontario Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsReligion - Mennonite - 1871 - Woolwich Twp., Waterloo Region, Ontario Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsMarried - 24 Dec 1888 - Conestogo, Waterloo Region, Ontario Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsOccupation - School Teacher - 1891 - Woolwich Twp., Waterloo Region, Ontario Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsReligion - Methodist - 1891 - Woolwich Twp., Waterloo Region, Ontario Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsOccupation - Farmer - 1901 - Woolwich Twp., Waterloo Region, Ontario Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsElected Office - Councillor Wilmot Township - 1906 - Woolwich Twp., Waterloo Region, Ontario Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsOccupation - Farmer - 1911 - Conestogo, Waterloo Region, Ontario Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsReligion - Lutheran - 1911 - Conestogo, Waterloo Region, Ontario Link to Google Earth
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