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

Thomas Charles Clayfield

Male - 1915


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  • Name Thomas Charles Clayfield 
    Gender Male 
    Eby ID Number Waterloo-116038 
    Died 1 Feb 1915  Conestogo, Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location  [1
    Cause: burns 
    Person ID I116038  Generations
    Last Modified 21 Jan 2020 

    Father John Thomas Clayfield,   b. Aug 1884, Conestogo, Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 30 Apr 1964, London, Middlesex, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age ~ 79 years) 
    Mother Frieda Paulina Lorenz,   b. Jun 1887, , Germany Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 10 Nov 1938  (Age ~ 51 years) 
    Married 19 Oct 1910  Sullivan Twp, Grey Co., Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location  [2
    Family ID F165530  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

  • Notes 
    • Clayfield - At Conestogo February 1st. Little son of Mr. & Mrs. John Clayfield aged 3 years 6 months 26 days.

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      Child Burned to Death in Conestogo Conestogo February 4 - On Monday morning while Mr. and Mrs. John Clayfield had left the house for a short time, the clothing of their oldest son caught fire and when his mother came into the house and had the fire extinguished the lower part of his body was so badly burnt that in spite of medical aid that had been called in the child died on Tuesday morning, aged about 3 1/2 years. The sympathy of the community is extended to the bereaved family. The funeral took place this afternoon .


      The New Record February 4,1915 ( Thurs)

  • Sources 
    1. [S375] News - ON, Waterloo, Kitchener - Berlin News Record (title Berlin Daily Record, Berlin News Record) (1893- 1919), Obituary of Little son of John Clayfield - February 4,1915.

    2. [S721] Vit - ON - Marriage Registration, marriage certificate 11678 (1910), Clayfield-Lorenz.
      John Thomas Clayfield, labourer of Conestogo, Age: 25 Estimated birth year: abt 1885 Father Name: Thomas Clayfield Mother Name: Caroline Struck Spouse Name: Freda Pauline Lorenz, residence Sulivan Tp. Spouse's Age: 23 Spouse Father Name: Charles Lorenz Spouse Mother Name: Thersia Hammer Marriage Date: 19 Oct 1910 Marriage Location: Grey, Sullivan

  • Event Map
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