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

Family: William Wright / Mary Lake (F32702)

m. 15 Mar 1836


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  • Father | Male
    William Wright

    Born  1814  Roslin, Midlothian, Scotland Find all individuals with events at this location
    Died  16 May 1883  Dawn Township, Lambton Co., Ontario 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  15 Mar 1836  [1]  Galt (Cambridge), Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada  [1] Find all individuals with events at this location
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    Mother   

    Mother | Female
    Mary Lake

    Born  1817  Morebattle, , Roxburgh, Scotland Find all individuals with events at this location
    Died  1864   
    Buried    Mount View Cemetery, Cambridge, Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location
    Father  Andrew Lake | F39095 Group Sheet 
    Mother  Agnes Moffat | F39095 Group Sheet 

    Child 1 | Female
    Catherine Wright

    Born  1836  North Dumfries Twp., Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location
    Died  25 Nov 1871  Beverly Twp., Wentworth Co., Ontario Find all individuals with events at this location
    Buried     
    Spouse  James Birch | F14639 
    Married  29 Dec 1870  Kirkwall, Beverly Twp., Wentworth Co., Ontario Find all individuals with events at this location

    Child 2 | Female
    Agnes Wright

    Born  1838  , Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location
    Died  14 Feb 1903  Galt (Cambridge), Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location
    Buried     
    Spouse  John Johnstone | F57156 
    Married     

    Child 3 | Female
    Margaret Wright

    Born  27 Dec 1841  South Dumfries Twp., Brant Co., Ontario Find all individuals with events at this location
    Died  28 Jan 1921  Paris, Brant County, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location
    Buried    Princeton, Blenheim Twp., Oxford Co., Ontario Find all individuals with events at this location

    Child 4 | Female
    Mary Wright

    Born  11 Oct 1842  Dumfries Township, Gore District, Ontario Find all individuals with events at this location
    Died  19 Sep 1930  Galt (Cambridge), Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location
    Buried    Galt (Cambridge), Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location
    Spouse  John Donahue | F17362 
    Married  1889  , British Columbia, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location

    Child 5 | Female
    Jane Bell Wright

    Born  28 Feb 1845  , Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location
    Died  29 Apr 1936  Blenheim Twp., Oxford Co., Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location
    Buried     

    Child 6 | Female
    Jemima Wright

    Born  1848   
    Died  18 Dec 1919  Brantford Twp., Brant Co., Ontario Find all individuals with events at this location
    Buried     
    Spouse  James Scroggie | F19424 
    Married     

    Child 7 | Male
    William Wright

    Born  10 Apr 1853  Puslinch Twp., Wellington Co., Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location
    Died  5 Aug 1932  Dawn Township, Lambton Co., Ontario Find all individuals with events at this location
    Buried     
    Spouse  Elizabeth Jane "Lizzie" Gammon | F270708 
    Married  16 Nov 1876  Galt (Cambridge), Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location

    Child 8 | Male
    David Wright

    Born  1855  Puslinch Twp., Wellington Co., Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location
    Died  Yes, date unknown   
    Buried     

    Child 9 | Female
    Rachel Wright

    Born  CALC 28 Aug 1859  North Dumfries Twp., Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location
    Died  12 Jan 1928  South Dumfries Twp., Brant Co., Ontario Find all individuals with events at this location
    Buried  14 Jan 1928  Mount View Cemetery, Cambridge, Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location
    Spouse  Alexander McCall | F263717 
    Married     
    Spouse  James Alexander McColl | F272839 
    Married  24 Feb 1886  North Dumfries Twp., Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location

    Child 10 | Female
    Ellen Wright

    Born  1863  Beverly Twp., Wentworth Co., Ontario Find all individuals with events at this location
    Died  21 Dec 1934  Paris, Brant County, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location
    Buried  24 Dec 1934  Ayr Cemetery, Ayr, Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location
    Spouse  William Currie | F48252 
    Married  5 Feb 1885  Ayr, North Dumfries Twp., Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location

    Child 11 | Female
    Joanna Wright

    Born  CA 1864   
    Died  Yes, date unknown   
    Buried     

  • Sources 
    1. [S507] Church Records - ON, Waterloo, Galt - First United Presbyterian.
      William WRIGHT, married Mary LAKE. 15 Mar. 1836, Dumfries. Witnesses Thomas MOFFAT and David POTTER