Waterloo Region Generations
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Alfred James Fitzsimmons

Male 1848 - 1908  (60 years)


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  • Name Alfred James Fitzsimmons 
    Born 1848  Guelph City, Wellington Co., Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location  [1, 2, 3
    Gender Male 
    Business Hespeler (Cambridge), Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Ashbury & Fitzsimmons 
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    Jacob Hespeler opened his general store at the corner of Queen East and Chapel St. in 1849 with John Chapman as storekeeper. Chapman later established his own store in a building he had built (26 Queen St. East). Subsequently, other Hespeler general stores were operated by Adam Shaw, Conrad Nahrgang, Christen Karch, Aaron Panabaker, Ashbury & Fitzsimmons, Lang & Beer and Abram Hagmeier.

    Staff, HHC. 2020. "General Stores". Hespeler Heritage Centre. https://hespelerheritagecentre.ca/2020/04/05/general-stores/.
    Occupation 1871  Galt (Cambridge), Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location  [1
    Grocer 
    Residence 1871  Galt (Cambridge), Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location  [1
    W. Methodist 
    Occupation 1903  Guelph City, Wellington Co., Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location  [2
    grocer 
    Eby ID Number Waterloo-139267 
    Died 23 Aug 1908  Guelph City, Wellington Co., Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location  [3
    Cause: mental disease 4 years, physical weakness & heart failure 
    Person ID I139267  Generations
    Last Modified 24 Sep 2022 

    Family Caroline Geiger,   b. 3 Jun 1869, Wallace Twp., Perth Co., Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 1952  (Age 82 years) 
    Married 23 Sep 1903  Guelph City, Wellington Co., Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location  [2
    Last Modified 24 Sep 2022 
    Family ID F50398  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

  • Sources 
    1. [S570] Census - ON, Waterloo, Galt - 1871, Div. 1, Pg. 17.

    2. [S4] Vit - ON - Marriage Registration.
      Name: Alfred James Fitzsimmons
      Event Type: Marriage
      Event Date: 23 Sep 1903
      Event Place: Guelph, Wellington, Ontario, Canada
      Gender: Male
      Age: 50
      Birth Year (Estimated): 1853 Guelph
      Occ: grocer - Guelph
      Father's Name: Thomas Fitzsimmons
      Mother's Name: Ellen Maloney
      Spouse's Name: Carrie Geiger
      Spouse's Gender: Female
      Spouse's Age: 35
      Spouse's Birth Year (Estimated): 1868 Ontario
      Res: Elmwood
      Spouse's Father's Name: David Geiger
      Spouse's Mother's Name: Veronica Wibber

    3. [S116] Vit - ON - Death Registration.
      Name:Alfred Jas Fitzsimmons
      Gender:Male
      Age:58
      Birth Date:abt 1850
      Birth Place:Guelph, Ontario
      Death Date:23 Aug 1908
      Death Place:Guelph, Wellington, Ontario, Canada
      Occ: retired grocer
      Cause: mental disease 4 years, physical weakness & heart failure
      Cause of Death:Mental Disease

  • Event Map
    Link to Google MapsBorn - 1848 - Guelph City, Wellington Co., Ontario, Canada Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsBusiness - Ashbury & Fitzsimmons - - Hespeler (Cambridge), Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsOccupation - Grocer - 1871 - Galt (Cambridge), Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsResidence - W. Methodist - 1871 - Galt (Cambridge), Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsOccupation - grocer - 1903 - Guelph City, Wellington Co., Ontario, Canada Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsMarried - 23 Sep 1903 - Guelph City, Wellington Co., Ontario, Canada Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsDied - Cause: mental disease 4 years, physical weakness & heart failure - 23 Aug 1908 - Guelph City, Wellington Co., Ontario, Canada Link to Google Earth
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