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

George Rooke[1, 2, 3]

Male 1817 - 1891  (74 years)


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  • Name George Rooke 
    Born 1817  , England Find all individuals with events at this location  [2, 4, 5
    Gender Male 
    Occupation 1869  Kitchener, Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location  [6
    cabinet maker 
    Occupation 1871  Kitchener, Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location  [5
    Gunsmith 
    Religion 1871  Kitchener, Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location  [5
    Anglican 
    Occupation 1881  Kitchener, Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location  [4
    Gunsmith 
    Religion 1881  Kitchener, Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location  [4
    Church of England 
    Eby ID Number Waterloo-134080 
    Died 18 Nov 1891  Chelsea, Washtenaw, Michigan, United States Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Person ID I134080  Generations
    Last Modified 29 Sep 2019 

    Family 1 Ann Wood,   b. 1847, , England Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. Yes, date unknown 
    Married 27 Jan 1872  Kitchener, Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Children 
     1. Maria Emma Rooke,   b. 30 Aug 1856, Toronto, York Co., Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 8 Sep 1932, Walkerton, Brant Twp., Bruce Co., Ontario Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 76 years)
     2. David Wood Rooke,   b. 27 Jan 1872, Kitchener, Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 23 Jan 1877, Kitchener, Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 4 years)
     3. Edward Rooke,   b. 1855, , Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. Yes, date unknown
     4. Sarah Rooke,   b. 26 Jun 1876, Kitchener, Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 26 Jul 1877, Kitchener, Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 1 years)
     5. Frederick Rooke,   b. 1859, , Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. Yes, date unknown
     6. Charles Wood Rooke,   b. 1 Sep 1878, Kitchener, Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. Yes, date unknown
     7. Henry Rooke,   b. 1861, , Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. Yes, date unknown
     8. Herbert Wood Rooke,   b. 5 Jun 1883, Kitchener, Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. Yes, date unknown
     9. Alfred Rooke,   b. 1865, , Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. Yes, date unknown
     10. Walter Wood Rooke,   b. 6 Jul 1869, Kitchener, Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. Yes, date unknown
    Last Modified 30 Sep 2019 
    Family ID F33901  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

    Family 2 Emma Frances Blagden,   b. 17 Oct 1821, Newington, , Surrey, England Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. CA 1860, , Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 38 years) 
    Children 
     1. William John Rooke,   b. 29 Mar 1840, Manchester, , Lancashire, England Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 30 Mar 1929, Battle Creek, Calhoun, Michigan, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 89 years)
     2. John E. Rooke,   b. CALC 19 Mar 1850, Hamilton, Wentworth Co., Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 27 May 1894, Preston (Cambridge), Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age ~ 44 years)
     3. Edward Rooke,   b. 1855, , Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. Yes, date unknown
     4. Maria Emma Rooke,   b. 30 Aug 1856, Toronto, York Co., Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 8 Sep 1932, Walkerton, Brant Twp., Bruce Co., Ontario Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 76 years)
     5. Frederick Rooke,   b. 1859, , Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. Yes, date unknown
     6. Henry Rooke,   b. 1861, , Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. Yes, date unknown
     7. Alfred Rooke,   b. 1865, , Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. Yes, date unknown
     8. Walter Wood Rooke,   b. 6 Jul 1869, Kitchener, Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. Yes, date unknown
    Last Modified 30 Sep 2019 
    Family ID F48978  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

  • Event Map
    Link to Google MapsBorn - 1817 - , England Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsOccupation - cabinet maker - 1869 - Kitchener, Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsOccupation - Gunsmith - 1871 - Kitchener, Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsReligion - Anglican - 1871 - Kitchener, Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsMarried - 27 Jan 1872 - Kitchener, Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsOccupation - Gunsmith - 1881 - Kitchener, Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsReligion - Church of England - 1881 - Kitchener, Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsDied - 18 Nov 1891 - Chelsea, Washtenaw, Michigan, United States Link to Google Earth
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  • Notes 
    • It is reported that George was born 25 Jan 1814 in Darcy Lever, near Bolton Le Moors, Lancashire, England and died 18 Nov 1891 in Chelsea, Washtenaw, Michigan, USA. Documentation needed.

  • Sources 
    1. [S24] Church Records - ON, Waterloo, Kitchener - St. John the Evangelist Church of England.
      Rooke, David Wood c/o Rooke, George & Rooke, Anne b.27 Jan. 1872 chr. 4 Aug. 1872 sponsor(s) "B.H. Cunningham, Eliza Wood" wit. W. Brethour M.A. Comments: The father works as a mechanic and place of abode is Berlin

    2. [S7] News - ON, Waterloo, Kitchener - Berliner Journal (1859-1917), 1 Feb 1877.
      Died 23 Jan 1877 In Berlin, David Wood Rooke, son of George Rooke, died at 5 years of age.

    3. [S7] News - ON, Waterloo, Kitchener - Berliner Journal (1859-1917), 2 Aug 1877.
      Died 26 Jul 1877 In Berlin, Sarah, baby daughter of George Rook, died at the age of 1 year, 1 month.

    4. [S158] Census - ON, Waterloo, Berlin - 1881, Div. 2 Pg. 45.

    5. [S2728] aaaBerlin Census 1871, Sect. 2 Page 8.

    6. [S57] Vit - ON - Birth Registration.
      Name: Walter Wood Rooke
      Event Type: Birth
      Event Date: 06 Jul 1869
      Event Place: Berlin, Waterloo, Ontario, Canada
      Gender: Male
      Father's Name: George Rooke - cabinet maker
      Mother's Name: Ann Wood
      Certificate Number: 5140