Waterloo Region Generations
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Andrew McRae

Male 1848 - 1897  (48 years)


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  • Name Andrew McRae 
    Born 30 Nov 1848  South Dumfries Twp., Brant Co., Ontario Find all individuals with events at this location  [1, 2, 3
    Gender Male 
    Eby ID Number Waterloo-136122P 
    Died 20 Apr 1897  South Dumfries Twp., Brant Co., Ontario Find all individuals with events at this location  [2, 4
    Cause: Cause: Pneumonia (15 days) 
    Buried 22 Apr 1897  Ayr Cemetery, Ayr, Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location  [2, 3
    Person ID I136122  Generations
    Last Modified 29 Sep 2019 

    Father Murdo McRae,   b. 1810, , Scotland Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 22 Mar 1861, , Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 51 years) 
    Mother Ann McPherson,   b. CALC 30 Dec 1806, , Scotland Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 30 Aug 1877, South Dumfries Twp., Brant Co., Ontario Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age ~ 70 years) 
    Married 27 May 1835  Croy & Dalcross Parish, Inverness, Scotland Find all individuals with events at this location  [5
    Family ID F14512  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

    Family Isabella Robson,   b. 14 May 1848, North Dumfries Twp., Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 16 Apr 1922, South Dumfries Twp., Brant Co., Ontario Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 73 years) 
    Married 29 Sep 1871  North Dumfries Twp., Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location  [1, 6
    Children 
     1. Isabella Young McRae,   b. 11 Jan 1873, South Dumfries Twp., Brant Co., Ontario Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 11 Apr 1960, Paris, Brant County, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 87 years)
     2. Murdoch McKenzie McRae,   b. 1 Jan 1876, South Dumfries Twp., Brant Co., Ontario Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 1 Mar 1950, South Dumfries Twp., Brant Co., Ontario Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 74 years)
     3. Annie Elizabeth Hall McRae,   b. 1 Jan 1876, South Dumfries Twp., Brant Co., Ontario Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 14 Apr 1937, Ayr, North Dumfries Twp., Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 61 years)
     4. Rev. John Donald McRae,   b. 2 Oct 1878, South Dumfries Twp., Brant Co., Ontario Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 3 Jun 1936, Whitby, Ontario, Co., Ontario Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 57 years)
     5. Rev. Andrew Robson McRae,   b. 15 Jun 1883, South Dumfries Twp., Brant Co., Ontario Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 8 Jul 1933, Brantford, Brant Co., Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 50 years)
     6. Alexander Thomas McRae,   b. 3 Dec 1888, South Dumfries Twp., Brant Co., Ontario Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 10 Feb 1968, Paris, Brant County, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 79 years)
    Last Modified 30 Sep 2019 
    Family ID F42829  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

  • Event Map
    Link to Google MapsBorn - 30 Nov 1848 - South Dumfries Twp., Brant Co., Ontario Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsMarried - 29 Sep 1871 - North Dumfries Twp., Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsDied - Cause: Cause: Pneumonia (15 days) - 20 Apr 1897 - South Dumfries Twp., Brant Co., Ontario Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsBuried - 22 Apr 1897 - Ayr Cemetery, Ayr, Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Link to Google Earth
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  • Notes 
    • ANDREW McRAE, farmer, South Dumfries, was born where he now resides, 30th Nov., 1848, and is a son of Murdoch and Ann McRae, natives of Scotland, who emigrated to Canada in 1835, and settled on the farm above mentioned, which consists of 100 acres of well improved land. The father died 22nd March, 1861, and the mother on 30th August, 1877. Andrew, our subject was married 29th Sept., 1871, to Isabella Robinson, who was born in the County of Waterloo, in May, 1847. She was a daughter of John and Isabella Robinson, the former of whom was a native of England, and the latter of Scotland. To Mr. and Mrs. McRae, who are members of the Presbyterian Church, were born two boys and two girls, viz., Isabella Y., Murdoch and Ann (twins), and John D. Mr. McRae has a substantial common school education, and has been so far blessed with prosperity in life. He has a nice comfortable home, and is happy with his little family gathered around him in peace and love.

      \bThe history of the county of Brant, Ontario: containing a history of the county: its township, cities, towns, schools, J. H. Beers & Co. Warner, Beers & Co.

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      Died In South Dumfries on Tuesday, April 20th., 1897, at 8: 00 o'clock, P.M., Andrew McRae Aged 48 years, 4 months and 21 days. The Funeral will take place on Thursday, the 22nd. inst. at 2: 00 o'clock, p.m., from his late residence to the place of interment, New Cemetery, Ayr.1a

      1aWaterloo Historical Society Death Notices Collection - photocopies

  • Sources 
    1. [S1533] Book - The History of the County of Brant, Ontario, Biography of Andrew McRae: 671-672.

    2. [S367] Cemetery - ON, Waterloo, Ayr - Ayr Public CC#4489 Internet Link .
      [Front/East] In/ memory of/ Andrew McRae/ who died/ April 20, 1897;/ aged 48 years/ 4 Mos & 21 Dys./ Isabella Robson/ his wife/ died Apr. 16, 1922/ In Her 75th year/ Annie E. McRae/ died Apr. 14, 1937/ In Her 62nd year/ McRae
      [Right/North] In/ memory of/ Rev. John D. McRae D. D./ died/ June 3, 1936/ In his 58th year/ his wife/ Flora Matthews/ died/ June 26, 1959/ In Her 79th year/ Helen Marjorie McRae/ died Dec. 28, 1944;/ In Her 31st year/ Scott, Galt
      [Back/West] In/ memory of/ Murdo McRae,/ who died/ March 22' 1861;/ In his 51st year./ Ann McPherson,/ his wife/ died Aug. 30' 1877;/ In Her 71st year/ Donald McRae,/ died Nov. 21, 1857;/ In his 20th year.

    3. [S367] Cemetery - ON, Waterloo, Ayr - Ayr Public CC#4489 Internet Link .
      [Front/East] In/ memory of/ Andrew McRae/ who died/ April 20, 1897;/ aged 48 years/ 4 Mos & 21 Dys./ Isabella Robson/ his wife/ died Apr. 16, 1922/ In Her 75th year/ Annie E. McRae/ died Apr. 14, 1937/ In Her 62nd year/ McRae
      [Right/North] In/ memory of/ Rev. John D. McRae D. D./ died/ June 3, 1936/ In his 58th year/ his wife/ Flora Matthews/ died/ June 26, 1959/ In Her 79th year/ Helen Marjorie McRae/ died Dec. 28, 1944;/ In Her 31st year/ Scott, Galt
      [Back/West] In/ memory of/ Murdo McRae,/ who died/ March 22' 1861;/ In his 51st year./ Ann McPherson,/ his wife/ died Aug. 30' 1877;/ In Her 71st year/ Donald McRae,/ died Nov. 21, 1857;/ In his 20th year.
      [A] Grandmother [B] Grandfather

    4. [S116] Vit - ON - Death Registration.
      Name: Andrew Mc Rae Gender: Male Birth Year: abt 1849 Birth Place: Canada Age at Death: 48 Death Date: 20 Apr 1897 Death Place: Brant, Ontario, Canada

    5. [S1788] Scotland Marriages, 1561-1910, Indexing Project (Batch) Number: M11098-6 , System Origin: Scotland-ODM , GS Film number: 990980.
      Murdoch Mcrae married 26 May 1835 Ann Mcpherson, Inverness, Inverness, Scotland

    6. [S4] Vit - ON - Marriage Registration.
      Name: Isabella Robson Age: 24 Birth Date: abt 1847 Birth Place: Canada Marriage Date: 29 Sep 1871 Marriage County or District: Waterloo Father: John Robson Mother: Isabella Robson Spouse: Andrew McRae Spouse's Age: 22 Spouse Birth Date: abt 1849 Spouse Birth Place: Canada Spouse Father: Murdock McRae Spouse Mother: Ann McPherson