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

Dr. George Sheldon Bingham

Male 1857 - 1922  (64 years)


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  • Name George Sheldon Bingham 
    Prefix Dr. 
    Born 11 Dec 1857  Kitchener, Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location  [1, 2, 3, 4
    Gender Male 
    Name Sheldon Bingham 
    Religion 1871  North Dumfries Twp., Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location  [4
    W. Methodist 
    Occupation 1881  Waterloo City, Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location  [1
    Doctor 
    Religion 1881  Waterloo City, Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location  [1
    Weslyan Methodist 
    Eby ID Number Waterloo-152087 
    Died 6 Apr 1922  Hamilton, Wentworth Co., Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location  [3
    Cause: brain tumor 
    Person ID I152087  Generations
    Last Modified 16 Jul 2019 

    Father Dr. George Washington Bingham,   b. 11 Apr 1829, Hamilton, Wentworth Co., Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 17 Jun 1922, Kitchener, Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 93 years) 
    Mother Mary Hannah Ward,   b. 1838, , Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 13 Feb 1898  (Age 60 years) 
    Family ID F27605  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

  • Event Map
    Link to Google MapsBorn - 11 Dec 1857 - Kitchener, Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsReligion - W. Methodist - 1871 - North Dumfries Twp., Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsOccupation - Doctor - 1881 - Waterloo City, Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsReligion - Weslyan Methodist - 1881 - Waterloo City, Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Link to Google Earth
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  • Notes 
    • DR. GEORGE SHELDON BINGHAM died on April 6th, in Hamilton, in has seventy-first year. He was a native of Kitchener, the son of Dr. G. W. Bingham and Mary H. Bingham. He graduated in 1881, from Victoria University, practised first in Waterloo, and for the last forty years in Hamilton.


      The Canadian Medical Journal 1922 June; 12(6): 441

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      BINGHAM, GEORGE SHELDON was born in Berlin on December 11, 1857, the son of Dr. G. W. and Mrs. Mary H. Bingham. He obtained his early education locally, and graduated in medicine from Victoria University in 1881.

      He commenced practice in Waterloo and remained there until the next year when he moved to Hamilton. He became one of the best known practitioners in that city.

      He died on April 6, 1922, and was survived by his widow, one son, and by his father, Dr. G. W. Bingham.

      From: Doctors in Waterloo County 1852-1925 by Alexander D. Campbell

  • Sources 
    1. [S302] Census - ON, Waterloo, Waterloo City - 1881, Waterloo Village 1881 Div. 1 Page 28.

    2. [S60] News - Christian Guardian, Birth Notice - 6 Jan 1858 pg 55.
      Dr. Bingham, at Berlin, 11th ult., a son.

    3. [S1859] Canadian Medical Association Journal, "Obituary of Dr. George Bingham," 1922 June; 12(6): 441.

    4. [S355] Census - ON, Waterloo, North Dumfries - 1871, Div. 2, Pg. 83.