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

Robert Morton[1]

Male 1812 - 1881  (69 years)


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  • Name Robert Morton 
    Born 1812  , Scotland Find all individuals with events at this location  [2, 3, 4, 5
    Gender Male 
    Occupation 1861  North Dumfries Twp., Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location  [4
    Farmer 
    Religion 1861  North Dumfries Twp., Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location  [4
    United 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 
    Eby ID Number Waterloo-117589 
    Died 10 Jun 1881  North Dumfries Twp., Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location  [3, 5
    Cause: Cause: Ulceration of Stomach (many years) 
    Buried 13 Jun 1881  Ayr Cemetery, Ayr, Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location  [3, 5
    Person ID I117589  Generations
    Last Modified 12 Jun 2019 

    Family Mary Smith,   b. 1809, , Scotland Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 20 Apr 1883, Ayr, North Dumfries Twp., Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 74 years) 
    Children 
     1. Martha Guthrie
     2. James Morton,   b. Dec 1837,   d. Feb 1843, , Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age ~ 5 years)
     3. Elizabeth Morton,   b. CALC 17 Apr 1840, Ayr, North Dumfries Twp., Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 1 Aug 1928, Galt (Cambridge), Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age ~ 88 years)
     4. John Morton,   b. 1841, North Dumfries Twp., Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 25 Jul 1898, Ayr, North Dumfries Twp., Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 57 years)
     5. Annabella Morton,   b. 1844, North Dumfries Twp., Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. Yes, date unknown
     6. Mary Morton,   b. 1850, North Dumfries Twp., Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 2 Dec 1921  (Age 71 years)
    Last Modified 14 Jun 2019 
    Family ID F30988  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

  • Event Map
    Link to Google MapsBorn - 1812 - , Scotland Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsOccupation - Farmer - 1861 - North Dumfries Twp., Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsReligion - United Presbyterian - 1861 - 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 MapsDied - Cause: Cause: Ulceration of Stomach (many years) - 10 Jun 1881 - North Dumfries Twp., Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsBuried - 13 Jun 1881 - Ayr Cemetery, Ayr, Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Link to Google Earth
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  • Notes 
    • Funeral Notice. Died, At his residence, Smith Creek Farm, near Ayr, on Friday, 10th inst., at 8 P.M., Robert Morton, in his 69th Year. You are respectfully invited to attend the Funeral, on Monday, the 13th inst., at 2 o'clock p.m., from his late residence to the place of interment, Ayr Cemetery. June 11th, 1881. Recorder Print, Ayr.


      Waterloo Historical Society Death Notices Collection - photocopies

  • Sources 
    1. [S721] Vit - ON - Marriage Registration, marriage certificate 8793 (1884), Morton-McFadden.
      John Morton, farmer of North Dumfries, Birth Place: N Dumfries Age: 40 Estimated birth year: abt 1844 Father Name: Robert Morton Mother Name: Mary Smith Spouse Name: Mary Ellen Mcfadden, residence Blenheim, Spouse's Age: 24 Spouse Birth Place: Blenheim Spouse Father Name: James Mcfadden Spouse Mother Name: Margaret Ragan Marriage Date: 28 May 1884 Marriage Location: Oxford, Blenheim

    2. [S205] Census - ON, Waterloo, North Dumfries - 1881, North Div. 2 Page 19.

    3. [S890] Funeral Card - - Waterloo Historical Society - photocopies, "funeral card of Robert Morton," 11 Jun 1881.

    4. [S1778] Census - ON, Waterloo, North Dumfries - 1861, Div 2 Page 23.

    5. [S367] Cemetery - ON, Waterloo, Ayr - Ayr Public CC#4489 Internet Link .
      [Front/Northeast] John Morton/ 1841 - 1898/ Gone Home./ also his wife/ Mary Ellen/ McFadden/ 1859 - 1936/ Daughter/ Margaret Jean/ Babcock/ Born May 25, 1982/ Died June 28, 2011/ Morton
      [Right/Northwest] Norman R. Morton/ Apr. 15, 1885/ Oct. 27, 1967/ his wife/ Harriet King/ Jan. 12, 1878/ Nov. 17, 1974/ Father/ George Hamilton/ Babcock/ Born May 27, 1886/ Died Feb. 4, 1951
      [Back/Southwest] James/ son of/ Robert & Mary/ Morton/ born Dec. 1837/ died Feb. 1843/ Mother/ Elizabeth Mary/ Morton Babcock/ Born Feb. 18, 1887/ Died June 6, 1989/ Babcock
      [Left/Southeast] In/ Remembrance/ of/ Robert Morton/ who died/ June 10, 1881;/ also his wife/ Mary Smith,/ who died/ Apr. 20, 1883