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

George Goddard

Male 1826 - 1908  (~ 81 years)


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  • Name George Goddard 
    Born May 1826  Vernham, Hampshire, England Find all individuals with events at this location  [1, 2, 3, 4
    Gender Male 
    Emigration 1874  [1
    Interesting life story 
    Occupation 1881  North Dumfries Twp., Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location  [2
    Labourer 
    Religion 1881  North Dumfries Twp., Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location  [2
    Methodist Canada 
    Occupation 1891  Ayr, North Dumfries Twp., Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location  [3
    Laborer 
    Religion 1891  Ayr, North Dumfries Twp., Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location  [3
    Methodist 
    Occupation 1901  Ayr, North Dumfries Twp., Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location  [1
    Laborer 
    Eby ID Number Waterloo-115825 
    Died 14 Feb 1908  Ayr, North Dumfries Twp., Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location  [5
    Cause: Cause: Senility (5 months) - Old Age 
    Buried Ayr Cemetery, Ayr, Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location  [4
    Person ID I115825  Generations
    Last Modified 22 Jun 2020 

    Family Maria Bath,   b. 16 Apr 1838, , England Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 17 Nov 1929, Clinton Twp., Lincoln Co., Ontario Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 91 years) 
    Children 
     1. Emma Goddard,   b. CALC 28 Mar 1863, , England Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 1 Aug 1884, Ayr, North Dumfries Twp., Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age ~ 21 years)
     2. Fred Goddard,   b. 1869, , England Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 1890  (Age 21 years)
     3. Annie Goddard,   b. 1872, , England Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. Yes, date unknown
     4. Florence May Goddard,   b. 4 Jul 1884, Ayr, North Dumfries Twp., Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 10 Sep 1884, Ayr, North Dumfries Twp., Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 0 years)
     5. May Goddard,   b. 1890, , Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 1908  (Age 18 years)
    Last Modified 23 Jun 2020 
    Family ID F30586  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

  • Notes 
    • Death of George Goddard

      Goddard

      In Ayr, on Friday, Feb. 14, 1908, George Goddard, in his 82nd year. - Mr. Geo. Goddard was born in Vernham, Hampshire, England, in the year 1826. His usual employment was that of gardener. For some time before leaving England he worked on the noted Druce Estate. He often talked about the under ground buildings and roads on the Estate. Some 30 years ago Mr. Goddard, with his wife and family of three children, came to Canada, settling in Ayr, where he had resided ever since. He was in the employ of the Messrs. Watson for nine years. He also had charge of our beautiful cemetery for a time, and was quite an efficient man. He was a staunch temperance man and in religion a Methodist. He is survived by his wife and one daughter, Miss Annie, a brother also survives. Among friends present from a distance were: Mrs. F. Stent, Mr. Wm. Goddard, Toronto; Miss Clara Reynolds, Paris; Mr. Arthur Cooper, Brantford. The pall bearers were Messrs. J. W. Hunt. J. J. Hodgson, A. O. Nickerson, D. S. Cullen, John Ennis, Adam Allan. The services were conducted by Revs. T. H. Ibbott and D. I. Ellison.

      The Ayr News Feb 20 1908 pg 8

  • Sources 
    1. [S326] Census - ON, Waterloo, Ayr - 1901, Ayr (Village) A Page 14.

    2. [S205] Census - ON, Waterloo, North Dumfries - 1881, North Div. 2 Page 15.

    3. [S564] Census - ON, Waterloo, Ayr - 1891, pg 18.

    4. [S367] Cemetery - ON, Waterloo, Ayr - Ayr Public CC#4489 Internet Link .
      [Front/North] Emma/ 1863 - 1884/ Florence/ 1884 - 1884/ Fred/ 1869 - 1890/ May/ 1890 - 1908/ Goddard [Left/East] George/ Goddard/ died/ Feb. 14, 1908/ aged 79 years/ Maria/ his wife/ died/ Nov. 17, 1929/ aged 92 years

    5. [S116] Vit - ON - Death Registration.
      Name: George Goddard Gender: Male Birth Year: abt 1830 Birth Place: England Age at Death: 78 Death Date: Feb 1908 Death Place: Victoria, Ontario, Canada

  • Event Map
    Link to Google MapsOccupation - Labourer - 1881 - North Dumfries Twp., Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsReligion - Methodist Canada - 1881 - North Dumfries Twp., Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsOccupation - Laborer - 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 MapsOccupation - Laborer - 1901 - AYR, North Dumfries Twp., Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsDied - Cause: Cause: Senility (5 months) - Old Age - 14 Feb 1908 - AYR, North Dumfries Twp., Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsBuried - - Ayr Cemetery, Ayr, Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Link to Google Earth
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