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

Margaret Gillesby

Female 1823 - 1899  (76 years)


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  • Name Margaret Gillesby 
    Born 5 May 1823  Thorney Moor, , Cumberland, England Find all individuals with events at this location  [1, 2, 3, 4, 5
    Gender Female 
    Name Margaret Blain 
    Religion 1851  Galt (Cambridge), Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location  [3
    Episcopalian 
    Religion 1861  Galt (Cambridge), Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location  [4
    Episcopalian 
    Religion 1871  Galt (Cambridge), Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location  [1
    Church of England 
    Religion 1891  Galt (Cambridge), Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location  [5
    Anglican 
    Eby ID Number Waterloo-104029 
    Died 28 Sep 1899  Galt (Cambridge), Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location  [2
    Cause: Cerebral Haemorrhage (1 day) 
    Buried Trinity Anglican Cemetery, Cambridge, Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location  [2
    Person ID I104029  Generations
    Last Modified 29 Sep 2019 

    Family Mayor Richard Blain,   b. 26 Jan 1821, Bowness-on-Solway, , Cumberland, England Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 14 Jul 1905, Galt (Cambridge), Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 84 years) 
    Married 12 Aug 1847  Clifton House, Welland Co., Ontario Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Children 
     1. Thomas Gillesby Blain,   b. 4 May 1849, Galt (Cambridge), Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 19 Jul 1887, Dalton, Otter Tail, Minnesota, United States Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 38 years)
     2. Joseph Blain,   b. 12 Mar 1851, Galt (Cambridge), Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 1926, Lidcombe, , New South Wales, Australia Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 74 years)
     3. Richard Silvester Blain,   b. 7 May 1854, Galt (Cambridge), Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 22 Oct 1933, Great Falls, Cascade, Montana, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 79 years)
     4. James Armstrong Blain,   b. 25 Apr 1857, Galt (Cambridge), Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 22 Feb 1901  (Age 43 years)
     5. Margaret Elizabeth "Maggie" Blain,   b. 31 Oct 1859, Galt (Cambridge), Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 1 Dec 1917, Montreal, Ile De Montreal, Quebec Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 58 years)
     6. Jane Edith Blain,   b. 9 Oct 1861, Galt (Cambridge), Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 8 Jan 1929, Vancouver, , British Columbia, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 67 years)
     7. Elizabeth Blain,   b. 1863, , Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. Yes, date unknown
     8. Sarah Isabella Blain,   b. 13 Nov 1863, Galt (Cambridge), Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 12 Mar 1935, Powell River, , British Columbia, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 71 years)
     9. Mary Amelia "Minnie" Blain,   b. 28 Oct 1865, Galt (Cambridge), Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 22 Nov 1925, Galt (Cambridge), Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 60 years)
     10. Sarah Blain,   b. 1868, , Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. Yes, date unknown
    Last Modified 30 Sep 2019 
    Family ID F26650  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

  • Event Map
    Link to Google MapsBorn - 5 May 1823 - Thorney Moor, , Cumberland, England Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsMarried - 12 Aug 1847 - Clifton House, Welland Co., Ontario Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsReligion - Episcopalian - 1851 - Galt (Cambridge), Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsReligion - Episcopalian - 1861 - Galt (Cambridge), Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsReligion - Church of England - 1871 - Galt (Cambridge), Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsReligion - Anglican - 1891 - Galt (Cambridge), Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsDied - Cause: Cerebral Haemorrhage (1 day) - 28 Sep 1899 - Galt (Cambridge), Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsBuried - - Trinity Anglican Cemetery, Cambridge, Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Link to Google Earth
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  • Photos
    Margaret Gillesby Blain
    Margaret Gillesby Blain

  • Sources 
    1. [S570] Census - ON, Waterloo, Galt - 1871, Div. 3, Pg. 20.

    2. [S505] Cemetery - ON, Waterloo, Cambridge - Trinity Anglican (Galt) CC#4497 Internet Link .
      Margaret Gillesby/ beloved/ wife of/ Richard Blain/ born at Thorney Moor/ Cumberland England/ May 5th 1823/ died at Galt/ Sept. 28th 1899/ their eldest daughter/ Margaret Elizabeth/ born in Galt Oct. 31, 1859/ died Dec. 1, 1917/ interred in Montreal

    3. [S313] Census - ON, Waterloo, Galt - 1851, Pg.26.

    4. [S1838] Census - ON, Waterloo, Galt - 1861, Galt 1861 Div. 4 Page 47.

    5. [S1800] Census - ON, Waterloo, Galt - 1891, Sec. 1 Page 158.