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

Family: Mayor Hugh Cant / Christie Anne Ferguson (F16771)

m. 25 Jan 1866


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  • Mayor Hugh CantFather | Male
    Mayor Hugh Cant

    Born  18 May 1833  Calcairn Mills, Rosshire, Scotland Find all individuals with events at this location
    Christened  28 Jul 1833  Kiltearn, Ross And Cromarty, Scotland Find all individuals with events at this location
    Died  31 Dec 1917  Galt (Cambridge), Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location
    Buried    Mount View Cemetery, Cambridge, Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location
    Married  25 Jan 1866  [1, 2]  Galt (Cambridge), Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada  [1, 2] Find all individuals with events at this location
    Father  Hugh Cant | F6626 Group Sheet 
    Mother  Alison Thom | F6626 Group Sheet 

    Christie Anne FergusonMother | Female
    Christie Anne Ferguson

    Born  13 Mar 1839  North Dumfries Twp., Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location
    Died  19 Jan 1914  Galt (Cambridge), Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location
    Buried    Mount View Cemetery, Cambridge, Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location
    Father  Reeve Duncan Ferguson | F12251 Group Sheet 
    Mother  Sarah Marian "Sally" "Marian" Haggart | F12251 Group Sheet 

    Child 1 | Male
    Hugh Howard James Cant

    Born  13 Aug 1869  Galt (Cambridge), Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location
    Died  12 Oct 1869  Galt (Cambridge), Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location
    Buried    Mount View Cemetery, Cambridge, Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location

    Howard F. CantChild 2 | Male
    Howard F. Cant

    Born  24 Jan 1871  Galt (Cambridge), Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location
    Died  11 Jul 1955   
    Buried    Mount View Cemetery, Cambridge, Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location
    Spouse  Meme Fowler | F15275 
    Married     

    Child 3 | Male
    Dr. Duncan Alexander Cant

    Born  12 Feb 1872  Galt (Cambridge), Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location
    Died  3 Jul 1947  Galt (Cambridge), Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location
    Buried  30 Jul 1947  Mount View Cemetery, Cambridge, Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location
    Spouse  Florence Sylvester Taft | F190351 
    Married     

    Lorren Hughson CantChild 4 | Male
    Lorren Hughson Cant

    Born  5 Nov 1875  Galt (Cambridge), Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location
    Died  Yes, date unknown   
    Buried     
    Spouse  Lulu Mabel Robertson | F15793 
    Married  30 Sep 1908  Galt (Cambridge), Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location

  • Sources 
    1. [S5] Vit - - ON, Waterloo - 1858-1869 Marriage Register.
      Hugh Cant b. Scotland res: Galt Age: 32 born abt 1834 father: Hugh mother: E. Thorn married Christiana Ferguson Age:: 26 born abt 1840 b. North Dumfries Spouse res: North Dumfries father: Duncan? Ferguson mother: Sarah Haggert married 25 Jan 1866 Marriage Place: Galt

    2. [S1800] Census - ON, Waterloo, Galt - 1891, Sec. 1 Page 2.