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

Alexander Anderson

Male 1859 - 1910  (51 years)


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  • Name Alexander Anderson 
    Born 1859  , Scotland Find all individuals with events at this location  [1, 2
    Gender Male 
    Religion 1861  North Dumfries Twp., Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location  [2
    Free Church 
    Occupation 1881  North Dumfries Twp., Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location  [1
    Book Keeper 
    Religion 1881  North Dumfries Twp., Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location  [1
    C. Presbyterian 
    Misfortune 1910  Toronto, York Co., Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location 
    death - Accidental Fall, Fractured Skull 
    Eby ID Number Waterloo-127446 
    Died 18 Oct 1910  Toronto, York Co., Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Buried Toronto, York Co., Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Person ID I127446  Generations
    Last Modified 20 Aug 2019 

    Father Thomas Muir Anderson,   b. 1833, , Scotland Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 11 Feb 1878, North Dumfries Twp., Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 45 years) 
    Mother Janet Laidlaw,   b. CALC 7 Sep 1839, , Scotland Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 9 Jan 1916, Ayr, North Dumfries Twp., Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age ~ 76 years) 
    Married 24 May 1859  Blenheim Twp., Oxford Co., Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location  [3, 4
    Family ID F32871  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

  • Event Map
    Link to Google MapsBorn - 1859 - , Scotland Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsReligion - Free Church - 1861 - North Dumfries Twp., Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsOccupation - Book Keeper - 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 MapsMisfortune - death - Accidental Fall, Fractured Skull - 1910 - Toronto, York Co., Ontario, Canada Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsDied - 18 Oct 1910 - Toronto, York Co., Ontario, Canada Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsBuried - - Toronto, York Co., Ontario, Canada Link to Google Earth
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  • Notes 
    • Alex Anderson Killed - The friends here of Mr. Alex Anderson of Toronto received word yesterday of his death the previous evening, and from the Globe we learn that he was driving his team home after work when the lines became tangled in the whiffletree and in reaching forward to disengage them he fell between the horses, a wheel passed over his head, crushing the skull. Death followed in a few minutes. Deceased was 50 years of age and leaves a widow and grown-up family. His mother resides here, as does also his brother, Robert Anderson, and a sister, Mrs. A. O. Nickerson. The other brothers and sisters are: Thomas, Peterborough; Andy, in the west; Mrs. Wm. Smith, Brantford, and Mrs. Louis Rathe, Terrebone. Interment at Toronto.

      The Ayr News Oct 20 1910 pg 8

  • Sources 
    1. [S205] Census - ON, Waterloo, North Dumfries - 1881, North Div. 2 Page 47.

    2. [S1778] Census - ON, Waterloo, North Dumfries - 1861, Div 2 Page 7.

    3. [S31] News - ON, Waterloo, Cambridge - Dumfries Reformer (1850-1892), 1 Jun 1859.
      Anderson, Thomas married 24 May 1859 to Jessie LAIDLAW In Blenheim, by Rev Mr Gillespie. Thomas, of Ayr; Jessie, second daughter of Andrew Laidlaw.

    4. [S4] Vit - ON - Marriage Registration.
      Name: Thomas Anderson Age: 25 Birth Date: abt 1834 Birth Place: Scotland Marriage Date: 24 May 1859 Marriage County or District: Oxford Father: Thomas Anderson Mother: Mary Muir Spouse: Janet Laidlaw Spouse's Age: 19 Spouse Birth Date: abt 1840 Spouse Birth Place: Scotland Spouse Residence: Blenheim Township Spouse Father: Andrew Laidlaw Spouse Mother: Elizabeth Andoun Residence: Ontario