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

George Edgar

Male Cal 1816 - 1887  (~ 71 years)


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  • Name George Edgar 
    Born CALC 4 Jan 1816  , Cumberland, England Find all individuals with events at this location  [1, 2, 3, 4
    Gender Male 
    Occupation 1871  North Dumfries Twp., Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location  [5
    Farmer 
    Religion 1871  North Dumfries Twp., Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location  [5
    C. Presbyterian 
    Occupation 1881  North Dumfries Twp., Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location  [2
    Farmer 
    Religion 1881  North Dumfries Twp., Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location  [2
    C. Presbyterian 
    Residence 1887  North Dumfries Concession 09 Lot 31, Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location  [4
    Eby ID Number Waterloo-114023 
    Died 4 Apr 1887  North Dumfries Twp., Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location  [3, 4
    Cause: Disease of the Heart 
    Buried Mount View Cemetery, Cambridge, Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location  [3, 4
    Person ID I114023  Generations
    Last Modified 7 Jan 2020 

    Family Janet Tait,   b. CALC 28 Dec 1815, Middlebie, , Scotland Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 28 May 1887, North Dumfries Twp., Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age ~ 71 years) 
    Children 
     1. George Edgar,   b. 1850, , England Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 28 May 1887  (Age 37 years)
     2. Eleanor "Ellen" Edgar,   b. 1852, , Scotland Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 1918, North Dumfries Twp., Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 66 years)
     3. Mary Edgar,   b. CALC 16 Jun 1860, , England Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 16 Mar 1901, Brantford Twp., Brant Co., Ontario Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age ~ 40 years)
     4. Helen Edgar,   b. 1866, , England Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. Yes, date unknown
    Last Modified 8 Jan 2020 
    Family ID F31041  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

  • Notes 
    • Died, In North Dumfries, to-day, (Monday) at 12.15, George Edgar, Aged 71 Years, 3 Months & 9 Days. Funeral, On Thursday afternoon, at 1 o'clock, from his late residence, Lot 31, 9th Con., Cedar Creek, to Mount View Cemetery, Galt. Friends and acquaintances are respectfully invited to attend. North Dumfries, April 4th, 1887.

      Waterloo Historical Society Death Notices Collection - photocopies

  • Sources 
    1. [S355] Census - ON, Waterloo, North Dumfries - 1871, Div. 1, Pg.10.

    2. [S205] Census - ON, Waterloo, North Dumfries - 1881, North Div. 2 Page 56.

    3. [S122] Cemetery - ON, Waterloo, Cambridge - Mount View CC#4495 Internet Link .
      Edgar/ sacred to the memory of/ George Edgar/ died April 4, 1887/ aged 71 yrs. '& 3 mos./ a native of Cumberland Eng./ Janet Tait/ relict of the late/ George Edgar/ died May 28, 1887/ aged 71 yrs. & 5 mos./ a native of/ Middlebie Scotland/ George son died 1915/ Ellen dau. died 1918

    4. [S890] Funeral Card - - Waterloo Historical Society - photocopies, "funeral card of George Edgar," 4 Apr 1887.

    5. [S355] Census - ON, Waterloo, North Dumfries - 1871, Div. 1, Pg. 10.

  • Event Map
    Link to Google MapsBorn - CALC 4 Jan 1816 - , Cumberland, England Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsOccupation - Farmer - 1871 - North Dumfries Twp., Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsReligion - C. Presbyterian - 1871 - North Dumfries Twp., Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsOccupation - Farmer - 1881 - North Dumfries Twp., Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsReligion - C. Presbyterian - 1881 - North Dumfries Twp., Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsResidence - 1887 - North Dumfries Concession 09 Lot 31, Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsDied - Cause: Disease of the Heart - 4 Apr 1887 - North Dumfries Twp., Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsBuried - - Mount View Cemetery, Cambridge, Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Link to Google Earth
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