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

Jennie Leighton

Female - 1901


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  • Name Jennie Leighton 
    Gender Female 
    Eby ID Number Waterloo-109274 
    Died 6 Aug 1901  Crosshill, Wellesley Twp., Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Person ID I109274  Generations
    Last Modified 2 Aug 2022 

    Father William Kynoch Leighton,   b. 23 Sep 1855, Galt (Cambridge), Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 1938, Kitchener, Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 82 years) 
    Mother Jessie A. McGregor,   b. 20 Feb 1860, Napanee, Lennox & Addington Co's., Ontario Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 19 Sep 1905, Crosshill, Wellesley Twp., Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 45 years) 
    Married 21 Feb 1900  Toronto, York Co., Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location  [1
    Family ID F31208  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

  • Notes 
    • Crosshill - Their friends extend sympathy to Mr. and Mrs. W. K. Leighton in the death of their only child, a daughter, which died on the 6th inst. Mr. L. has purchased the blacksmithing business and had just moved to the village, when the little one's death occurred.

      Wellesley Maple Leaf, August 15, 1901

      Obituary is supplied by the Wellesley Township Heritage and Historical Society Click here to go to their website.

  • Sources 
    1. [S4] Vit - ON - Marriage Registration.
      Name: Wm Kynsch Leighton
      Event Type: Marriage
      Event Date: 21 Feb 1900
      Event Place: Toronto, York, Ontario, Canada
      Gender: Male
      Age: 44
      Birth Year (Estimated): 1856 b. Galt
      Father's Name: William Leighton
      Mother's Name: Jane Kynsch
      Spouse's Name: Jessie Mcgregor
      Spouse's Gender: Female
      Spouse's Age: 39
      Spouse's Birth Year (Estimated): 1861 b. Napanee
      Spouse's Father's Name: Andrew Mcgregor
      Spouse's Mother's Name: Mary Burns

  • Event Map
    Link to Google MapsDied - 6 Aug 1901 - Crosshill, Wellesley Twp., Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Link to Google Earth
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