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

Elizabeth Jane Hunt

Female 1873 - 1953  (80 years)


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  • Name Elizabeth Jane Hunt 
    Born 1873  Washington, Blenheim Twp., Oxford Co., Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location  [1, 2, 3
    Gender Female 
    Name Elizabeth Jane Landreth 
    Religion 1881  North Dumfries Twp., Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location  [1
    Weslyan Methodist 
    Occupation 1891  Ayr, North Dumfries Twp., Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location  [2
    Dress Maker 
    Religion 1891  Ayr, North Dumfries Twp., Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location  [2
    Methodist 
    Eby ID Number Waterloo-115383 
    Died 25 Dec 1953  Ayr, North Dumfries Twp., Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location  [3
    Buried 27 Dec 1953  Ayr Cemetery, Ayr, Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location  [3
    Person ID I115383  Generations
    Last Modified 1 Dec 2019 

    Father John Wesley Hunt,   b. 27 Oct 1850, West Flamborough Twp., Wentworth Co., Ontario Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 14 Jun 1941, Ayr, North Dumfries Twp., Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 90 years) 
    Mother Mary Wilson,   b. 1852, South Dumfries Twp., Brant Co., Ontario Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. Yes, date unknown 
    Married 25 Feb 1874  Paris, Brant County, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location  [4
    Family ID F30517  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

    Family George Landreth,   b. CALC 6 Mar 1852, Blenheim Twp., Oxford Co., Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 9 Nov 1921, Ayr, North Dumfries Twp., Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age ~ 69 years) 
    Married 6 May 1920  Ayr, North Dumfries Twp., Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location  [5
    Last Modified 2 Dec 2019 
    Family ID F247859  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

  • Notes 
    • Died At her home in Ayr, on Friday, December 25, 1953 Elizabeth Jane Hunt widow of George Landreth, in her 80th year. The Funeral Will take place from the W.O. Ball Funeral Home on Monday, December 28th at 2.30 p.m. Interment in Ayr Cemetery. Please omit flowers. Friends and acquaintances will please accept this intimation

      Waterloo Historical Society Death Notices Collection

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      Mrs. George Landreth Passes - Following a lengthy illness, the death occurred at her home in Ayr on Christmas Day of Mrs. George Landreth, in her 80th year. Born in Washington in 1873, she was the former Elizabeth Jane Hunt, daughter of the late Mr. and Mrs. John Wesley Hunt. Early in life she trained as a nurse in Toronto General Hospital, and after graduation received special training in a Detroit hospital. For many years she practised her profession in Ayr and district. The late Mrs. Landreth was a regular attendant of Knox United Church and a member of its Women's Association. She was also a valued member of the Ayr Women's Institute. Surviving is a sister-in-law, Mrs. J. M. Hunt. She was predeceased by her husband in 1921 and a few years ago by a brother, J. Melvin Hunt. - The Funeral - The funeral was held from the W. O. Ball Funeral Parlor on Monday, with Rev. W. D. Goodger officiating. Interment was made in the Ayr Cemetery. The pallbearers were: Albert Johnson, Gilbert Gemmell, Arthur Hawes, Lee Miller, Clare Douglas and O. S. Dalrymple.

      The Ayr News Dec 31 1953 pg 8

  • Sources 
    1. [S205] Census - ON, Waterloo, North Dumfries - 1881, North Div. 2 Page 12.

    2. [S564] Census - ON, Waterloo, Ayr - 1891, pg 29.

    3. [S367] Cemetery - ON, Waterloo, Ayr - Ayr Public CC#4489 Internet Link .
      John Wesley Hunt/ died June 14, 1941/ In his 91st year/ Elizabeth Wilson/ beloved wife of/ John W. Hunt/ died Dec. 29, 1922/ In Her 76th year/ James Melvin Hunt/ died May 17, 1951/ In his 75th year/ his beloved wife/ Mary Ellen Hicks/ died Feb. 21, 1971 - in Her 94th Year/ Hunt.
      [Back/West] Elizabeth J. Landreth/ 1874 - 1954

    4. [S4] Vit - ON - Marriage Registration.
      Name: John W Hunt Age: 23 Birth Date: abt 1851 Birth Place: Flamborough Marriage Date: 25 Feb 1874 Marriage County or District: Brant Father: John Hunt Mother: Hannah Robinson Spouse: Mary Wilson Spouse's Age: 22 Spouse Birth Date: abt 1852 Spouse Birth Place: South Dumfries Spouse Father: John Wilson Spouse Mother: Susan Howell

    5. [S4] Vit - ON - Marriage Registration.
      Name: Elizabeth J Hunt Age: 45 Birth Date: abt 1875 Birth Place: Blenheim, Ontario Marriage Date: 6 May 1920 Marriage County or District: Waterloo Father: John W Hunt Mother: Mary Wilson Hunt Spouse: George Landreth Spouse's Age: 67 Spouse Birth Date: abt 1853 Spouse Birth Place: Blenheim, Ontario Spouse Father: George Landerth Spouse Mother: Janet Douglas

  • Event Map
    Link to Google MapsBorn - 1873 - Washington, Blenheim Twp., Oxford Co., Ontario, Canada Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsReligion - Weslyan Methodist - 1881 - North Dumfries Twp., Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsOccupation - Dress Maker - 1891 - AYR, North Dumfries Twp., Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsReligion - Methodist - 1891 - AYR, North Dumfries Twp., Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsMarried - 6 May 1920 - AYR, North Dumfries Twp., Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsDied - 25 Dec 1953 - AYR, North Dumfries Twp., Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsBuried - 27 Dec 1953 - Ayr Cemetery, Ayr, Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Link to Google Earth
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