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

James Phin[1]

Male Cal 1801 - 1889  (~ 87 years)


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  • Name James Phin 
    Born CALC 19 Nov 1801  , Roxburghshire, Scotland Find all individuals with events at this location  [1, 2, 3, 4, 5, 6
    Gender Male 
    Occupation 1851  Waterloo Twp., Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location  [2
    farmer 
    Occupation 1861  Waterloo Twp., Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Farmer 
    Religion 1861  Waterloo Twp., Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location  [6
    Methodist 
    Occupation 1871  Waterloo Twp., Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location  [3
    Gentleman 
    Occupation 1881  Waterloo Twp., Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location  [4
    Gentleman 
    Religion 1881  Waterloo Twp., Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location  [4
    Methodist Canada 
    Eby ID Number Waterloo-144825 
    Died 19 Aug 1889  Waterloo Twp., Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location  [1, 5
    Buried New Hope Cemetery, Hespeler (Cambridge), Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location  [5
    Person ID I144825  Generations
    Last Modified 23 Jul 2020 

    Family Hannah Adelphia Eden,   b. CALC 13 Jan 1802, , Warwickshire, England Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 13 Jun 1884, Waterloo Twp., Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age ~ 82 years) 
    Children 
     1. James Philip Phin,   b. 1838, Waterloo Twp., Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 24 Jan 1901  (Age 63 years)
     2. James Phinn, Jr.,   b. 1841, , Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. Yes, date unknown
     3. Hannah Phin,   b. 21 May 1833, near, Hespeler (Cambridge), Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 24 Mar 1915, Huntingdon, , Quebec Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 81 years)
     4. John Phin,   b. 31 Aug 1836, Waterloo Twp., Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 1 Oct 1903, , Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 67 years)
     5. Anna Phin,   b. 1842, Waterloo Twp., Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. Yes, date unknown
     6. Sarah Elizabeth Phin,   b. 23 Jan 1848, Waterloo Twp., Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. Yes, date unknown
    Last Modified 24 Jul 2020 
    Family ID F36342  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

  • Notes 
    • JAMES Phin, of Waterloo Township, resides upon a very fine farm a short distance north of Hespeler, a view of which appears among our illustrations on another page. He is the eldest son of James Phin, a native of Roxburghshire, Scotland, who spent the greater portion of his youth in the County Monaghan, Ireland, in charge of a large estate, removing to Canada in 1833...has been a Justice of the Peace for a number of years.


      Illustrated Atlas of the County of Waterloo, H. Parsell & Co., Toronto, Ont. 1881

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      Died. At Kennaquhair, Waterloo Township, on 19th August, 1889 James Phin, Aged 87 years and 9 months, a native of Roxburghshire, Scotland. The Funeral To take place from his late residence to Hespeler Cemetery, to-morrow, Wednesday, 21st inst., at 2.30 p.m. Friends are requested to attend without further notice.

      Waterloo Historical Society Death Notices Collection - photocopies


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      He was one of the first settlers in this County.

  • Sources 
    1. [S7] News - ON, Waterloo, Kitchener - Berliner Journal (1859-1917), 22 Aug 1889.
      Aug. 19, 1889 James Phin, Sr., died in Waterloo T'p., at age of 87 years. The deceased was one of the 1st settlers in this county & for years took great interest in its welfare.

    2. [S131] Census - ON, Waterloo, Waterloo Twp. - 1851, Div 1 Pg 49.

    3. [S604] Census - ON, Waterloo, Waterloo South - 1871, Div. 1, Pg. 1.

    4. [S178] Census - ON, Waterloo, Waterloo South - 1881, Waterloo S. Twp. 1881 Div 1 Page 1.

    5. [S890] Funeral Card - - Waterloo Historical Society - photocopies, "funeral card of James Phin,".

    6. [S2653] aaaaWaterloo Twp. 1861, Sect. 8 Page 60.

  • Event Map
    Link to Google MapsBorn - CALC 19 Nov 1801 - , Roxburghshire, Scotland Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsOccupation - farmer - 1851 - Waterloo Twp., Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsOccupation - Farmer - 1861 - Waterloo Twp., Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsReligion - Methodist - 1861 - Waterloo Twp., Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsOccupation - Gentleman - 1871 - Waterloo Twp., Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsOccupation - Gentleman - 1881 - Waterloo Twp., Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsReligion - Methodist Canada - 1881 - Waterloo Twp., Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsDied - 19 Aug 1889 - Waterloo Twp., Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsBuried - - New Hope Cemetery, Hespeler (Cambridge), Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Link to Google Earth
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