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

Thomas Eskdale

Male 1810 - 1883  (73 years)


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  • Name Thomas Eskdale 
    Born 1810  , Dumfrieshire, Scotland Find all individuals with events at this location  [1, 2, 3, 4
    Gender Male 
    Occupation 1871  Waterloo Twp., Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location  [1
    Farmer 
    Religion 1871  Waterloo Twp., Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location  [1
    R. Presbyterian 
    Occupation 1881  Waterloo Twp., Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location  [2
    Farmer 
    Religion 1881  Waterloo Twp., Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location  [2
    C. Presbyterian 
    Eby ID Number Waterloo-133894 
    Died 18 May 1883  Waterloo Twp., Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location  [3, 4, 5
    Cause: General Debility 
    Buried 21 May 1883  Mount View Cemetery, Cambridge, Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location  [3, 4
    Person ID I133894  Generations
    Last Modified 7 Jan 2020 

    Family Marion Shaw,   b. 7 Apr 1823, , Dumfrieshire, Scotland Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 31 May 1883, Waterloo Twp., Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 60 years) 
    Children 
     1. James Eskdale,   b. 1 Nov 1847, Waterloo Twp., Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 15 Dec 1847, Waterloo Twp., Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 0 years)
     2. Marion Eskdale,   b. 1852, Waterloo Twp., Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 18 May 1898, Galt (Cambridge), Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 46 years)
    Last Modified 8 Jan 2020 
    Family ID F33119  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

  • Notes 
    • Died, In Waterloo Township, on Friday, May 18th, at 4 o'clock p.m., Thomas Eskdale, Aged 72 years. Funeral On Monday, 21st Inst., at half-past 2 o'clock p.m., from his late residence to Galt Cemetery. Friends and acquaintances are respectfully invited to attend. Waterloo Township, May 19th, 1883


      City of Cambridge Archives Funeral Card Collection

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      Death Of Mr. Thos. Eskdale - This well-known resident of Waterloo died on Friday last, aged 73 years. The deceased was a very industrious, quiet, unassuming man, and was deservedly held in great respect by all who knew him. His death was from a paralytic seizure.

      Galt Reporter May 25 1883 pg 8

  • Sources 
    1. [S604] Census - ON, Waterloo, Waterloo South - 1871, Div. 2, Pg. 14.

    2. [S178] Census - ON, Waterloo, Waterloo South - 1881, Waterloo S. Twp. 1881 Div 2 Page 3.

    3. [S122] Cemetery - ON, Waterloo, Cambridge - Mount View CC#4495 Internet Link .
      In/ memory of/ Thomas Eskdale/ who died/ May 18th 1883/ aged 72 years/ also/ Marion Shaw/ rellict of the above/ who died/ May 31st 1883/ aged 61 years/ Natives of Dumfries-shire/ Scotland/ also their son/ James/ who died/ Dec.16th 1847/ aged/ 1 month & 14 days/ Eskdale

    4. [S1024] Funeral Card - City of Cambridge Archives Funeral Card Collection, funeral card of Thomas Eskdale - 19 May 1883.

    5. [S2491] aaa Vit - ON - Death Registration, death certificate 016844 (1883).
      Name:Thomas Eskdale Gender:Male Age:72 Religion:Presbyterian Birth Date:abt 1811 Birth Place:Dumfuisshire, Scotland Death Date:18 May 1883 Death Place:Waterloo, Ontario, Canada Cause of Death:General Debility

  • Event Map
    Link to Google MapsBorn - 1810 - , Dumfrieshire, Scotland Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsOccupation - Farmer - 1871 - Waterloo Twp., Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsReligion - R. Presbyterian - 1871 - Waterloo Twp., Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsOccupation - Farmer - 1881 - Waterloo Twp., Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsReligion - C. Presbyterian - 1881 - Waterloo Twp., Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsDied - Cause: General Debility - 18 May 1883 - Waterloo Twp., Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsBuried - 21 May 1883 - Mount View Cemetery, Cambridge, Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Link to Google Earth
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