Waterloo Region Generations
A record of the people of Waterloo Region, Ontario.

Edith Cockerton

Female 1879 - 1948  (69 years)


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Generation: 1

  1. 1.  Edith Cockerton was born 24 Feb 1879, Haysville, Wilmot Twp., Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada (daughter of John Cockerton and Elizabeth Pettit); died 21 Nov 1948, Preston (Cambridge), Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada; was buried 25 Nov 1946, Preston Cemetery, Cambridge, Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada.

    Other Events:

    • Name: Edith Poore
    • Eby ID Number: Waterloo-203935
    • Residence: 1898, Plattsville, Blenheim Twp., Oxford Co., Ontario, Canada
    • Residence: 1911, Waterloo Twp., Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada; Methodist

    Notes:

    Mrs. Edith Poore - By Record Correspondent

    Preston, Nov. 22 - A resident of Preston the greater part of her life, Edith Cockerton, widow of John Aaron Poore, died at the home of her son-in-law and daughter, Mr. and Mrs. George Botten, Laurel St., at 9: 30 last evening at the age of 67 years after an illness of several months.

    Mrs. Poore was born in Haysville and lived in Plattsville for a time. She was an adherent of the Baptist Church. Surviving are five daughters, Mrs. Harry Affeldt, Kitchener, Mrs. Arthur Hopf and Mrs. George Botten, Preston, Mrs. Norman Pipe, Simcoe, Mrs. John Martin, Preston; three sons, John of Preston, Charles of Hespeler and Joseph of Toronto; one sister, Mrs. Elizabeth Grieves, Plattsville, and four brothers, Fred and John Cockerton of Plattsville, James of New Hamburg and George Cockerton of Toronto. Her husband predeceased her in January, 1944. Twenty-seven grandchildren and one great grandchild also survive. The remains are resting at the Stager-Pass Funeral Home from where the funeral will be held on Monday at 2: 30. Interment will be in the Preston Cemetery.

    Kitchener-Waterloo Record 22 Nov 1948

    Edith married John Aaron Poore 24 Nov 1898, Plattsville, Blenheim Twp., Oxford Co., Ontario, Canada. John was born 12 Apr 1876, Plattsville, Blenheim Twp., Oxford Co., Ontario, Canada; died 24 Jan 1945, Preston (Cambridge), Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada; was buried 27 Jan 1945, Preston Cemetery, Cambridge, Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada. [Group Sheet]

    Children:
    1. Joseph Poore
    2. Elizabeth May "May" Poore was born 23 May 1899, Plattsville, Blenheim Twp., Oxford Co., Ontario, Canada; died Yes, date unknown.
    3. George William Poore was born 11 Oct 1900, Blenheim Twp., Oxford Co., Ontario, Canada; died 13 May 1907, Blenheim Twp., Oxford Co., Ontario, Canada; was buried , Washington, Blenheim Twp., Oxford Co., Ontario, Canada.
    4. John James Poore was born 31 Mar 1902, Preston (Cambridge), Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada; died 30 May 1975, Cambridge, Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada; was buried 2 Jun 1975, Parklawn Cemetery, Cambridge, Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada.
    5. Agnes Muriel Poore was born 10 Aug 1903, Hespeler (Cambridge), Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada; died 21 Apr 1991, Surrey, British Columbia.
    6. Charles Wesley Poore was born 25 Nov 1904, Waterloo Twp., Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada; died 1981; was buried , New Hope Cemetery, Hespeler (Cambridge), Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada.
    7. Christine Elma Poore was born 9 Nov 1906, Preston (Cambridge), Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada; died 1985; was buried , Parklawn Cemetery, Cambridge, Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada.
    8. Hazel Poore was born Jan 1909, Waterloo Twp., Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada; died Yes, date unknown.

Generation: 2

  1. 2.  John Cockerton was born 1840, , Cambridgeshire, England; died 9 Aug 1890, Blenheim Twp., Oxford Co., Ontario, Canada.

    Other Events:

    • Eby ID Number: Waterloo-123473
    • Occupation: 1881, Wilmot Twp., Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada; Servant

    John — Elizabeth Pettit. Elizabeth was born 1846, , England; died Yes, date unknown. [Group Sheet]


  2. 3.  Elizabeth Pettit was born 1846, , England; died Yes, date unknown.

    Other Events:

    • Name: Elizabeth Cockerton
    • Eby ID Number: Waterloo-123474

    Children:
    1. Richard Cockerton was born 1867, , England; died Yes, date unknown.
    2. Agnes Cockerton was born 1869, , England; died Yes, date unknown.
    3. Annie Cockerton was born 1871, , England; died Yes, date unknown.
    4. William Cockerton was born 1873, , England; died Yes, date unknown.
    5. John Cockerton was born 1874, , Ontario, Canada; died Yes, date unknown.
    6. Elizabeth Cockerton was born 1877, , Ontario, Canada; died Yes, date unknown.
    7. 1. Edith Cockerton was born 24 Feb 1879, Haysville, Wilmot Twp., Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada; died 21 Nov 1948, Preston (Cambridge), Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada; was buried 25 Nov 1946, Preston Cemetery, Cambridge, Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada.
    8. James Cockerton was born Nov 1880, , Ontario, Canada; died Yes, date unknown.