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

Absalom Shade Davidson

Male 1862 - 1884  (~ 21 years)


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  • Name Absalom Shade Davidson 
    Born Oct 1862  Galt (Cambridge), Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location  [1, 2, 3
    Gender Male 
    Religion 1871  Galt (Cambridge), Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location  [3
    Church of England 
    Eby ID Number Waterloo-129875 
    Died 26 May 1884  Galt (Cambridge), Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location  [2
    Cause: drowned 
    Buried Trinity Anglican Cemetery, Cambridge, Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location  [2
    Person ID I129875  Generations
    Last Modified 29 Sep 2019 

    Father Mayor John Davidson,   b. 1805, Aberdeen, , Aberdeen, Scotland Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 30 Nov 1877, Galt (Cambridge), Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 72 years) 
    Mother Jane Tassie,   b. 1828, Dublin, Dublin, Leinster, Ireland Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 25 May 1895  (Age 67 years) 
    Family ID F32075  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

  • Event Map
    Link to Google MapsBorn - Oct 1862 - Galt (Cambridge), Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsReligion - Church of England - 1871 - Galt (Cambridge), Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsDied - Cause: drowned - 26 May 1884 - Galt (Cambridge), Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsBuried - - Trinity Anglican Cemetery, Cambridge, Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Link to Google Earth
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  • Sources 
    1. [S336] Census - ON, Waterloo, Galt - 1881, Galt Division 2 Page 93.

    2. [S505] Cemetery - ON, Waterloo, Cambridge - Trinity Anglican (Galt) CC#4497 Internet Link .
      In/ memory of/ John Davidson/ died Nov. 30' 1877 in the 73rd year of/ his age/ Blessed are the dead who die in the Lord/ John Blackhall/ second son of/ John & Jane Davidson/ died in London, Ont./ Feb. 9' 1867/ aged 9 years/ Absalom Shade/ their 4th son, was drowned/ in the Grand River at Galt/ May 26' 1884: / aged 21 y'rs 7 mo./ Jane Tassie wife of/ John Davidson/ died May 25' 1895/ aged 66 years/

    3. [S570] Census - ON, Waterloo, Galt - 1871, Div. 3, Pg. 21.