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John Doherty
Male 1837 - 1923


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  • Birth  1837  , Londonderry, Ireland Find all individuals with events at this location  [1, 2, 3, 4, 5
    Gender  Male 
    Immigration  1848  , Ontario Find all individuals with events at this location  [4
    Religion  1851  North Dumfries Twp., Waterloo Region, Ontario Find all individuals with events at this location  [3
    Presbyterian 
    Residence  1863  North Dumfries Twp., Waterloo Region, Ontario Find all individuals with events at this location  [2
    Occupation  1881  Galt (Cambridge), Waterloo Region, Ontario Find all individuals with events at this location  [1
    Caretaker 
    Religion  1911  Kitchener, Waterloo Region, Ontario Find all individuals with events at this location  [4
    Presbyterian 
    House of Industry and Refuge  1923  House of Industry and Refuge, Kitchener, Waterloo Region, Ontario Find all individuals with events at this location 
    HouseofIndustryandRefugeca1869.JPG
    HouseofIndustryandRefugeca1869.JPG
    The House of Industry and Refuge. In 1868, 141 acres was purchased on Frederick Street in Berlin (now Kitchener) and the house opened on June 15, 1869. The original building housed 100 and operated as an industrial farm, which raised crops and livestock. The residents worked for their keep if possible, those most did not. The House eventually became a strictly a residence of the aged and later relocated and renamed Sunnyside.
    Residence  1923  House of Industry and Refuge Cemetery, Kitchener, Waterloo Region, Ontario Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Eby ID Number  Waterloo-99688 
    Died  24 Mar 1923  Kitchener, Waterloo Region, Ontario Find all individuals with events at this location  [5
    Cause: senile debility 
    Buried  Toronto, York Co., Ontario Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Person ID  I99688  Generations
    Last Modified  6 Oct 2017 

    Father  Henry Doherty,   b. Abt 1807, of, Londonderry, Ireland Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. Yes, date unknown 
    Mother  Mary Alexander,   b. Abt 1807, of, Londonderry, Ireland Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. Yes, date unknown 
    Married  7 Apr 1825  Camus, Tyrone, Ireland Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Family ID  F32968  Group Sheet

    Family  Jane Grant,   b. 20 Aug 1838, Pictou, , Nova Scotia, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 5 Dec 1924, Galt (Cambridge), Waterloo Region, Ontario Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Married  18 Dec 1863  , Waterloo Region, Ontario Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Children 
     1. John Alexander Doherty,   b. 25 Apr 1863, Branchton, Waterloo Region, Ontario Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 1942
     2. Lillie Eliza Doherty,   b. 1878, , Ontario Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. Yes, date unknown
    Family ID  F25687  Group Sheet

  • Sources 
    1. [S336] Census - ON, Waterloo, Galt - 1881, Galt Division 1 Page 5.

    2. [S5] Vit - - ON, Waterloo - 1858-1869 Marriage Register.
      John Doherty b. Londonderry, Ireland res: Dumfries Township Age: 26 born abt 1837 father: Henry mother: Mary Alexander married Jane Grant Age:: 20 born abt 1843 b. Nova Scotia Canada Spouse res: Dumfries Township father: James mother: Janet Ross married 18 Dec 1863 county: Waterloo

    3. [S233] Census - ON, Waterloo, North Dumfries - 1852, Div. 1, Pg. 23.

    4. [S340] Census - ON, Waterloo, Berlin - 1911, Div. 26 Pg 2.

    5. [S713] Vit - ON - Death Registration, death certificate 34327 (1923), John Doherty..
      John Doherty, died House of Refuge, age 87, b. Ireland, laborer, length of residence 14 years, buried Toronto, Ontario, b. 24 Mar 1923, cause: senile debility.

  • Event Map
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    Link to Google MapsBirth - 1837 - , Londonderry, Ireland Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsImmigration - 1848 - , Ontario Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsReligion - Presbyterian - 1851 - North Dumfries Twp., Waterloo Region, Ontario Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsResidence - 1863 - North Dumfries Twp., Waterloo Region, Ontario Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsMarried - 18 Dec 1863 - , Waterloo Region, Ontario Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsOccupation - Caretaker - 1881 - Galt (Cambridge), Waterloo Region, Ontario Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsReligion - Presbyterian - 1911 - Kitchener, Waterloo Region, Ontario Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsHouse of Industry and Refuge - 1923 - House of Industry and Refuge, Kitchener, Waterloo Region, Ontario Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsResidence - 1923 - House of Industry and Refuge Cemetery, Kitchener, Waterloo Region, Ontario Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsDied - Cause: senile debility - 24 Mar 1923 - Kitchener, Waterloo Region, Ontario Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsBuried - - Toronto, York Co., Ontario Link to Google Earth
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