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

Grace R. "Gracie" Saunders

Female 1860 - 1881  (21 years)


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  • Name Grace R. "Gracie" Saunders 
    Born 1860  North Dumfries Twp., Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location  [1, 2, 3, 4, 5
    Gender Female 
    Residence 1861  North Dumfries Twp., Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location  [3
    Evangelical Union 
    Residence 1871  North Dumfries Twp., Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location  [4
    Evangelical Union 
    Eby ID Number Waterloo-104021 
    Died 6 Feb 1881  Salem, Wellington Co., Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location  [1, 2, 5
    Buried 8 Feb 1881  Ayr Cemetery, Ayr, Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location  [1, 2, 5
    Person ID I104021  Generations
    Last Modified 11 Jun 2024 

    Father John Saunders,   b. 1834, , Scotland Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. Yes, date unknown 
    Mother Elizabeth "Betsey" Cotton,   b. 1832, , Lanarkshire, Scotland Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 8 Dec 1874, North Dumfries Twp., Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 42 years) 
    Family ID F248169  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

  • Notes 
    • Funeral Notice. Died, At Salem, on Sabbath Morning, Feb. 6, 1881, Grace Saunders, Aged 20 Years. The Funeral Will take place from the residence of Mr. Wm. Pringle, Ayr, on Tuesday, the 8th inst., at Ten o'clock forenoon, to the place of interment, new Cemetery, Ayr. Friends and acquaintances respectfully invited. Ayr, Feb. 7th, 1881. Recorder Print, Ayr.


      Waterloo Historical Society Death Notices Collection - photocopies

  • Sources 
    1. [S890] Funeral Card - - Waterloo Historical Society - photocopies, "funeral card of Grace Saunders," 7 Feb 1881.

    2. [S367] Cemetery - ON, Waterloo, Ayr - Ayr Public CC#4489 Internet Link .
      Farewell/ In/ memory of/ Grace R. / Dau'r of/ John & Elizabeth/ Saunders/ who died/ Feb'y 6, 1881/ aged/ (Broken) Mo. / & 18 days/ In/ memory of/ Elizabeth/ wife of John Saunders/ a Native of/ Lanarkshire, Scot. / who died/ Dec'r 8, 18[84]?/ (Broken)/ age

    3. [S1778] Census - ON, Waterloo, North Dumfries - 1861, Div 2 Page 24.

    4. [S355] Census - ON, Waterloo, North Dumfries - 1871, Div. 2, Pg. 83.

    5. [S367] Cemetery - ON, Waterloo, Ayr - Ayr Public CC#4489 Internet Link .
      Farewell/ In/ memory of/ Grace R./ Dau'r of/ John & Elizabeth/ Saunders/ who died/ Feb'y 6, 1881/ aged/ [Broken] Mo./ & 18 days/ In/ memory of/ Elizabeth/ wife of John Saunders/ a Native of/ Lanarkshire, Scot./ who died/ Dec'r 8, 18(84)/ [Broken]/ age [lying flat in the ground, September 2011]

  • Event Map
    Link to Google MapsBorn - 1860 - North Dumfries Twp., Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsResidence - Evangelical Union - 1861 - North Dumfries Twp., Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsResidence - Evangelical Union - 1871 - North Dumfries Twp., Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsDied - 6 Feb 1881 - Salem, Wellington Co., Ontario, Canada Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsBuried - 8 Feb 1881 - Ayr Cemetery, Ayr, Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Link to Google Earth
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