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

John Sydney-Smith

Male 1816 - 1867  (51 years)


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  • Name John Sydney-Smith 
    Born 6 Mar 1816  Brighton, , Sussex, England Find all individuals with events at this location  [1, 2
    Gender Male 
    Residence 1845  Wilmot Twp., Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location  [3
    Occupation 1849  Wilmot Twp., Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location  [4
    merchant 
    Religion 1849  Wilmot Twp., Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location  [4
    Anglican 
    Religion 1851  Wilmot Twp., Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location  [5
    Church of England 
    Residence 1852  Wilmot Twp., Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location  [5
    Residence 1861  Stratford, Perth Co., Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Eby ID Number Waterloo-100453 
    Died 13 Jun 1867  Stratford, Perth Co., Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location  [2
    Buried Saint James Anglican Church, Stratford, Perth Co., Ontario Find all individuals with events at this location  [2
    Person ID I100453  Generations
    Last Modified 12 Jun 2019 

    Father John Sydney-Smith,   b. 1788, Brighton, , Sussex, England Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 26 Aug 1834, Toronto, York Co., Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 46 years) 
    Mother Dinah Stone,   b. 1791, Brighton, , Sussex, England Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 19 Apr 1880, Dundas, West Flamborough Twp., Wentworth Co., Ontario Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 89 years) 
    Family ID F9235  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

    Family Annie Elizabeth Tye,   b. 9 Oct 1825, Weybridge, , Surrey, England Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 21 Mar 1892, Stratford, Perth Co., Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 66 years) 
    Married 8 May 1845  , Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location  [3
    Children 
     1. Albert Sydney-Smith,   b. 9 May 1846, Dundas, West Flamborough Twp., Wentworth Co., Ontario Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 2 Oct 1925, Stephenson, Muskoka District, Ontario Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 79 years)
     2. Lucy Sydney-Smith,   b. 10 Apr 1849, Wilmot Twp., Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 14 Dec 1924, Stratford, Perth Co., Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 75 years)
     3. Frederick Sydney-Smith,   b. 19 Oct 1849, Wilmot Twp., Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. Yes, date unknown
     4. Anna Maria Sydney-Smith,   b. 25 Nov 1851, Wilmot Twp., Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. Feb 1937  (Age 85 years)
     5. Sydney-Smith,   b. Mar 1853, Wilmot Twp., Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 27 Dec 1853, Wilmot Village (Wilmot Township), Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age ~ 0 years)
     6. Edward Sydney-Smith,   b. 21 Sep 1855, Haysville, Wilmot Twp., Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 10 Mar 1925, Stratford, Perth Co., Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 69 years)
    Last Modified 14 Jun 2019 
    Family ID F26281  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

  • Event Map
    Link to Google MapsBorn - 6 Mar 1816 - Brighton, , Sussex, England Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsResidence - 1845 - Wilmot Twp., Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsMarried - 8 May 1845 - , Ontario, Canada Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsOccupation - merchant - 1849 - Wilmot Twp., Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsReligion - Anglican - 1849 - Wilmot Twp., Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsReligion - Church of England - 1851 - Wilmot Twp., Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsResidence - 1852 - Wilmot Twp., Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsResidence - 1861 - Stratford, Perth Co., Ontario, Canada Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsDied - 13 Jun 1867 - Stratford, Perth Co., Ontario, Canada Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsBuried - - Saint James Anglican Church, Stratford, Perth Co., Ontario Link to Google Earth
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  • Notes 
    • John Sydney Smith was on the first Waterloo County Council in 1853

      Twentieth Annual Report of the Waterloo Historical Society 1932, pg. 303

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      Hayville, by A. R. G. Smith

      Mr. John Sydney Smith had a general store for a number of years and Mrs. W. Smith, who afterward moved to London, also had a store on the hill.

      Thirty-Sixth Annual Report of the Waterloo Historical Society, pg 25

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      Early History of Haysville and Vicinity By Allan R. G. Smith Secretary Wilmot Agricultural Society

      "General store, J. Sydney Smith, afterwards conducted by Miss Margaret Somerville."3a

      3aFirst Annual Report of the Waterloo Historical Society

  • Sources 
    1. [S134] Census - ON, Waterloo, Wilmot - 1851, Div 1 Pg 2.
      John Sydney SMITH 34 born England Church of England Yeoman
      Anna SMITH 26 born England Church of England
      Margaret BROKS? 19 born Ireland Church of England Servant
      Albert SMITH 6 born Canada Church of England
      Lucy SMITH 4 born Canada Church of England
      Frederick SMITH 3 born Canada Church of England
      Anna Maria SMITH 1 born Canada Church of England

    2. [S2173] Find A Grave, J Sydney Smith (1816 - 1867) - Find A Grave Memorial. (2017). Findagrave.com. Retrieved 12 June 2017, from https://www.findagrave.com/cgi-bin/fg.cgi?page=gr&GRid=119795799&ref=acom.

    3. [S931] News - Ontario - The Church, "Marriage Notice of John Sydney Smith and Anne Elizabeth Tye," 23 May 1845.
      On 8th inst., John Sydney Smith, of Wilmot to Anne Elizabeth, second daughter of D. Tye of the same place. by Rev. S. Hickie

    4. [S1074] Church Records - ON, Perth, Stratford - St. James Anglican.
      SMITH, Frederick, son of John Sydney & Annie, father a merchant in Wilmot, born 19 Oct 1849 bapt. 27 June, sponsors Wm. Dyne & Lucy Harrison

    5. [S134] Census - ON, Waterloo, Wilmot - 1851, Div 1 Pg 2.