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

Mary Ellen Kay

Female 1860 - 1888  (28 years)


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  • Name Mary Ellen Kay 
    Born 1860  Galt (Cambridge), Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location  [1, 2, 3
    Gender Female 
    Name Mary Ellen McBride 
    Name Minnie Kay 
    Religion 1871  Galt (Cambridge), Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location  [2
    C. Presbyterian 
    Occupation 1881  Galt (Cambridge), Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location  [1
    Dressmaker 
    Eby ID Number Waterloo-139823 
    Died 31 Oct 1888  Galt (Cambridge), Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location  [3, 4
    Cause: Insane - Poison 
    Buried Mount View Cemetery, Cambridge, Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location  [3
    Person ID I139823  Generations
    Last Modified 29 Sep 2019 

    Father Hugh Kay,   b. 1838, Galt (Cambridge), Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 18 Feb 1873, Galt (Cambridge), Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 35 years) 
    Mother Emma Burrow,   b. Jan 1841, , Devonshire, England Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 21 Aug 1926, Galt (Cambridge), Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age ~ 85 years) 
    Married 29 Oct 1858  , Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location  [5
    Family ID F35144  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

    Family William McBride,   b. 31 Mar 1862, Toronto, York Co., Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 25 Jun 1926, Galt (Cambridge), Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 64 years) 
    Married 27 Sep 1882  Galt (Cambridge), Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location  [6
    Children 
     1. William Herbert McBride,   b. 22 Dec 1886, Galt (Cambridge), Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 30 Sep 1905, Galt (Cambridge), Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 18 years)
    Last Modified 30 Sep 2019 
    Family ID F17706  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

  • Event Map
    Link to Google MapsBorn - 1860 - Galt (Cambridge), Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsReligion - C. Presbyterian - 1871 - Galt (Cambridge), Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsOccupation - Dressmaker - 1881 - Galt (Cambridge), Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsMarried - 27 Sep 1882 - Galt (Cambridge), Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsDied - Cause: Insane - Poison - 31 Oct 1888 - Galt (Cambridge), Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsBuried - - Mount View Cemetery, Cambridge, Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Link to Google Earth
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  • Notes 
    • In Galt, on Wednesday evening, October 31st, at 8 o'clock, Mary Ellen Kay, wife of Wm. McBride, Jr., aged 27 years.

      Funeral, tomorrow (Saturday) afternoon, at a quarter to 4 o'clock, from the residence of her husband, John St., to Mount View Cemetery.

      Galt Reporter Nov 2 1888 pg 8

  • Sources 
    1. [S336] Census - ON, Waterloo, Galt - 1881, Galt Division 1 Page 73.

    2. [S570] Census - ON, Waterloo, Galt - 1871, Div. 1, Pg. 22.

    3. [S122] Cemetery - ON, Waterloo, Cambridge - Mount View CC#4495 Internet Link .
      Hugh Kay/ died Feb. 18, 1873, aged 34 years/ Emma Burrow/ his wife/ died Aug. 21, 1926/ aged 86 years/ William James/ Kay/ died June 10, 1931/ aged 72 years/ children of/ Hugh & Emma/ Kay/ Bessie B./ died Apr. 23, 1872/ aged 4 years/ Mary Ellen/ wife of/ Wm McBride/ died Oct. 31, 1888/ aged 27 years/ Wm H. McBride/ died Sept. 30, 1905/ aged 18 years/ 9 mos & 10 days/ KAY

    4. [S2491] aaa Vit - ON - Death Registration, death certificate 017747 (1888).
      Name:Mary Ellen Thaf McBride Gender:Female Age:27 Birth Date:abt 1861 Birth Place:Galt, Ontario Death Date:31 Oct 1888 Death Place:Waterloo, Ontario, Canada Cause of Death:Menue Porsar

    5. [S5] Vit - - ON, Waterloo - 1858-1869 Marriage Register.
      Hugh Kay Birth Place: Galt Residence: Galt Age: 20 Estimated Birth Year: abt 1838 Father Name: William Mother Name: Mary Downie Spouse Name: Emma Burrows Spouse's Age: 19 Spouse Estimated Birth Year: abt 1839 Spouse Birth Place: Devonshire England Spouse residence: Galt Spouse Father Name: Richard Spouse Mother Name: Mariann Nelson Marriage Date: 29 Oct 1858 Marriage County: Waterloo

    6. [S2488] aaa Vit - ON - Marriage Registration, marriage certificate 011777 (1882).
      Name:William McBride Age:21 Birth Year:abt 1861 Birth Place:Toronto, Ontario Marriage Date:27 Sep 1882 Marriage Place:Waterloo, Ontario, Canada Father:William McBride Mother:Jane Aikers Spouse:Minnie E Kay