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

Robert Kersell

Male 1847 - 1871  (24 years)


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  • Name Robert Kersell 
    Born 1847  North Dumfries Twp., Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location  [1, 2, 3, 4
    Gender Male 
    Religion 1852  North Dumfries Twp., Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location  [1
    U. Presbyterian 
    Religion 1861  North Dumfries Twp., Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location  [3
    United Presbyterian 
    Eby ID Number Waterloo-129846 
    Died 1 Aug 1871  Virginia City, Storey, Nevada, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  [2, 4
    Buried Cedar Creek Cemetery, North Dumfries Township, Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location  [2, 4
    Person ID I129846  Generations
    Last Modified 1 Dec 2019 

    Father James Kersell,   b. 1817, , Scotland Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 10 Aug 1864, North Dumfries Twp., Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 47 years) 
    Mother Mary Jane Cranston,   b. 1825, , Scotland Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 16 Nov 1903, Santa Clara, Santa Clara, California, United States Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 78 years) 
    Family ID F32060  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

    Family Janet Amos,   b. 1850, North Dumfries Twp., Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 23 Jul 1874, Galt (Cambridge), Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 24 years) 
    Married 4 Nov 1869  Cedar Creek, North Dumfries Twp., Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location  [5
    Children 
     1. James Kersell,   b. Mar 1872,   d. 9 Dec 1872  (Age ~ 0 years)
    Last Modified 2 Dec 2019 
    Family ID F19191  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

  • Notes 
    • North Dumfries, Aug. 9, 1871. Sir: You are respectfully requested to attend the Funeral of Robert Kersell, (who died at Virginia City, Nevada, U. S., on Tuesday, 1st of August, 1871, aged 23 years), at 3 o'clock, To-morrow (Thursday), from the residence of his Mother, Lot No. 31, 10th Con., to the Cedar Creek Cemetery.


      Waterloo Historical Society Death Notices Collection - photocopies

  • Sources 
    1. [S233] Census - ON, Waterloo, North Dumfries - 1852, Div 3 Pg 3.

    2. [S890] Funeral Card - - Waterloo Historical Society - photocopies, "funeral card of Robert Kersell," 1871.

    3. [S1778] Census - ON, Waterloo, North Dumfries - 1861, Div 7 Page 55.

    4. [S529] Cemetery - ON, Waterloo, North Dumfries - Cedar Creek CC#4490 Internet Link.
      In Memory Of/ Robert Kersell/ Died 1st Aug. 1871/ Aged 23 Years/ Jannet Amos/ His Wife/ Died 24th July 1874/ Aged 23 Years/ James/ Their Son/ Died 9th Dec. 1872/ Aged 9 Months/ Sleep On, Loved One, Sleep/ Sleep Until Your Mother Comes/ To Join You In Your Joy Above/ In Heaven Our Happy Home.

    5. [S31] News - ON, Waterloo, Cambridge - Dumfries Reformer (1850-1892), 10 Nov 1869.
      Amos, Janet married 4 Nov 1869 to Robert Kersel At Cedar Creek, North Dumfries by Rev. J.B. Muir M.A., St. Andrew's Church, Galt. Bride, second daughter of the late Walter Amos.

  • Event Map
    Link to Google MapsBorn - 1847 - North Dumfries Twp., Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsReligion - U. Presbyterian - 1852 - 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 MapsMarried - 4 Nov 1869 - Cedar Creek, North Dumfries Twp., Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsDied - 1 Aug 1871 - Virginia City, Storey, Nevada, USA Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsBuried - - Cedar Creek Cemetery, North Dumfries Township, Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Link to Google Earth
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