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Dr. William Scott Dakin
Male 1877 - 1921


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  • Prefix  Dr. 
    Birth  5 Jul 1877  , Ontario Find all individuals with events at this location  [1, 2, 3
    Gender  Male 
    Occupation  1901  Galt (Cambridge), Waterloo Region, Ontario Find all individuals with events at this location  [1
    Student 
    Occupation  1911  Galt (Cambridge), Waterloo Region, Ontario Find all individuals with events at this location  [3
    Medical Doctor 
    Religion  1911  Galt (Cambridge), Waterloo Region, Ontario Find all individuals with events at this location  [3
    Presbyterian 
    Eby ID Number  Waterloo-66491P 
    Died  1921 
    Buried  Mount View Cemetery, Cambridge, Waterloo Region, Ontario Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Person ID  I66491  Generations
    Last Modified  30 Apr 2017 

    Father  George Dakin,   b. 11 Jun 1851, Walton, Cheshire, England Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 20 May 1917, Galt (Cambridge), Waterloo Region, Ontario Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Mother  Annie Scott,   b. 3 Sep 1855, , Ontario Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 20 Dec 1942 
    Married  31 Oct 1873  , Waterloo Region, Ontario Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Family ID  F189345  Group Sheet

    Family  Jessie Maud McKay,   b. 27 Mar 1877, , Ontario Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 1955 
    Children 
     1. Harold McKay Dakin,   b. 28 Feb 1906, , Waterloo Region, Ontario Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 2 Jan 1932, , Waterloo Region, Ontario Find all individuals with events at this location
     2. William Ross Dakin,   b. 10 Jul 1911, Galt (Cambridge), Waterloo Region, Ontario Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 1993, Ottawa, Carleton Co., Ontario Find all individuals with events at this location
     3. Evelyn Verrall Dakin,   b. 1 Jul 1913, Galt (Cambridge), Waterloo Region, Ontario Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 1976
    Family ID  F49418  Group Sheet

  • Notes 
    • Dr. William Scott Dakin was born in Galt. He was educated at Dickson Public School, the Galt Collegiate Institute and received a M. A. from the University of Toronto. In 1902 he received a medical degree and returned to Galt. He served as the city coroner and medical officer for Metropolitan Life and for the Dumfries Foundry. During WWI he was the medical officer the military stationed in Galt. He served on Galt municipal council and Mayor.1a

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

  • Sources 
    1. [S259] Census - ON, Waterloo, Galt - 1901, Galt (Town/Ville) C-11 Page 4.

    2. [S336] Census - ON, Waterloo, Galt - 1881, Galt Division 2 Page 80.

    3. [S572] Census - ON, Waterloo, Galt - 1911, Div. 16 Page 19.

  • Event Map
    Event
    Link to Google MapsBirth - 5 Jul 1877 - , Ontario Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsOccupation - Student - 1901 - Galt (Cambridge), Waterloo Region, Ontario Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsOccupation - Medical Doctor - 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
    Link to Google MapsBuried - - Mount View Cemetery, Cambridge, Waterloo Region, Ontario Link to Google Earth
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