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

Rev. James Kerr[1, 2]

Male Cal 1800 - 1873  (~ 72 years)


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  • Name James Kerr 
    Prefix Rev. 
    Born CALC 19 Oct 1800  Ireland Find all individuals with events at this location  [3, 4, 5, 6
    Gender Male 
    Occupation 1852  Wellesley Twp., Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location  [4
    Farmer 
    Religion 1852  Wellesley Twp., Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location  [4
    Wesleyan Methodist 
    Occupation 1861  Wellesley Twp., Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location  [6
    Farmer 
    Religion 1861  Wellesley Twp., Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location  [6
    Wesley Methodist 
    Occupation 1871  Wellesley Twp., Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location  [3
    Farmer and Local Preacher 
    Religion 1871  Wellesley Twp., Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location  [3
    W. Methodist 
    Eby ID Number Waterloo-107597 
    Died 6 Apr 1873  Wellesley Twp., Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location  [5
    Buried Rushes Cemetery, Wellesley Twp., Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location  [5
    Person ID I107597  Generations
    Last Modified 29 Sep 2019 

    Family 1 Margaret Jane,   b. CALC 13 Jun 1837, Ireland Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 13 Dec 1881  (Age ~ 44 years) 
    Married 1860  [6
    Children 
     1. James Kerr,   b. 11 Jul 1861, Wellesley Twp., Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 31 Jul 1882  (Age 21 years)
     2. Isabella Susannah Kerr,   b. 16 Apr 1863, Wellesley Twp., Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. Yes, date unknown
     3. Laird Kerr,   b. 1 Dec 1863, Crosshill, Wellesley Twp., Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. Yes, date unknown
     4. Mary Jane Kerr,   b. CALC 16 Feb 1865, Wellesley Twp., Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 16 Oct 1865  (Age ~ 0 years)
     5. Robert James Kerr,   b. 22 Aug 1865, Wellesley Twp., Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 5 Sep 1919, London, Middlesex, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 54 years)
     6. Fanny M. Kerr,   b. 14 Sep 1868, Wellesley Twp., Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 9 Mar 1893  (Age 24 years)
     7. Ella Jane "Jennie" Kerr,   b. 22 Jan 1871, Wellesley Twp., Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. Yes, date unknown
    Last Modified 30 Sep 2019 
    Family ID F27512  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

    Family 2 Isabella Laird,   b. CALC 6 Aug 1808, Ireland Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 6 May 1857, Wellesley Twp., Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age ~ 48 years) 
    Children 
     1. Andrew Kerr,   b. 1831, , Fermanagh, Ireland Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. Yes, date unknown
     2. Ann Kerr,   b. 1833, Ireland Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. Yes, date unknown
     3. Lucinda Kerr,   b. 1839, Ireland Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. Yes, date unknown
     4. Jemima Kerr,   b. 1844, , York Co., Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. Yes, date unknown
     5. Morah Kerr,   b. 1846, Ireland Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. Yes, date unknown
     6. Matilda Kerr,   b. 12 Mar 1848, Wellesley Twp., Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. Yes, date unknown
     7. Mary Christine Kerr,   b. 1850, , Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. Yes, date unknown
     8. Margaret Kerr,   b. 1851, Ireland Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. Yes, date unknown
    Last Modified 30 Sep 2019 
    Family ID F224833  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

  • Event Map
    Link to Google MapsBorn - CALC 19 Oct 1800 - Ireland Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsOccupation - Farmer - 1852 - Wellesley Twp., Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsReligion - Wesleyan Methodist - 1852 - Wellesley Twp., Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsOccupation - Farmer - 1861 - Wellesley Twp., Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsReligion - Wesley Methodist - 1861 - Wellesley Twp., Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsOccupation - Farmer and Local Preacher - 1871 - Wellesley Twp., Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsReligion - W. Methodist - 1871 - Wellesley Twp., Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsDied - 6 Apr 1873 - Wellesley Twp., Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Link to Google Earth
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  • Sources 
    1. [S2] Church Records - ON, Waterloo, Kitchener - Church of the New Jerusalem (Swedenborgian).
      Bridegroom Name: Ebenezer McConkey Age: 24 Res: Mornington Place of Birth: Canada West Names of Parents: Charles & Susanna McConkey Bride: Name: Jemima Kerr Age: 20 Res: Wellesley Place of Birth: County York C.W. Names of Parents: James & Isabella Kerr Witness(S): Name: Maria Kerr Res: Wellesley Name: Joseph Gless Res: Wellesley Date of Marriage: July 19, 1864

    2. [S5] Vit - - ON, Waterloo - 1858-1869 Marriage Register.
      Mary S. Martin Born: Dumfries Township Res: Galt Age: 18 Born: abt 1840 Father: Edward Mother: Alice Spouse: Andrew Kerr Age: 27 Born: abt 1831 born:, Fermanagh, Ireland Res: Fergus Father: James Mother: Isabella Laird married 27 May 1858 county: Waterloo

    3. [S269] Census - ON, Waterloo, Wellesley Twp. - 1871, Div. 4, Pg. 66.

    4. [S242] Census - ON, Waterloo, Wellesley Twp. - 1851, Div. 1 Pg. 11.

    5. [S241] Cemetery - ON, Waterloo, Wellesley - Rushes CC#4536 Waterloo Region Branch, Ontario Genealogical Society.
      God is love/ In memory of/ James Kerr/ Of Wellesley, who died/ April 6, 1873/ ae 72 yr's. 5 mos. 18 d's./ Also/ Mary Jane/ His daughter/ died Oct. 16, 1865/ aged 8 mos./ As Jesus died and rose again/ victorious from the dead/ so his disciples rise and reign/ With their triumphant head

    6. [S855] Census - ON, Waterloo, Wellesley Twp. - 1861, Div. 12 Page 75.