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

George Colcleugh

Male 1818 - 1897  (79 years)


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  • Name George Colcleugh 
    Born 14 Feb 1818  , Scotland Find all individuals with events at this location  [1
    Gender Male 
    Occupation 1861  North Dumfries Twp., Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location  [1
    Distiller 
    Religion 1861  North Dumfries Twp., Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location  [1
    United Presbyterian 
    Occupation 1864  Ayr, North Dumfries Twp., Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location  [2
    distiller 
    Eby ID Number Waterloo-154987 
    Died 22 Jun 1897  Mount Forest, Wellington County, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Person ID I154987  Generations
    Last Modified 17 Feb 2020 

    Family Flora McInnes,   b. 12 May 1817, , Scotland Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 25 Dec 1890, Mount Forest, Wellington County, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 73 years) 
    Children 
     1. James Colcleugh,   b. 12 May 1841, , Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 21 Aug 1918, Vancouver, , British Columbia, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 77 years)
     2. Malcolm Colcleugh,   b. 10 Jan 1843, West Flamborough Twp., Wentworth Co., Ontario Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 21 Sep 1929, Welland Co., Ontario Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 86 years)
     3. Margaret Colcleugh,   b. 15 Sep 1846, , Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 5 Oct 1927, , Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 81 years)
     4. William Colcleugh,   b. 1847, , Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 1908, Los Angeles, Los Angeles, California, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 61 years)
     5. George Colcleugh,   b. 1856, , Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. Yes, date unknown
    Last Modified 17 Feb 2020 
    Family ID F44203  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

  • Notes 
    • Although small at its inception, the Galt Subscription and Circulating Library became an efficient and useful institution, and all honour is justly due to those public spirited citizens who originated it. Besides those already in mentioned. the following are anions those who took an active part in the management of the library during its early years...George Colcleugh 1839.


      Reminiscences of the Early History of Galt and the Settlement of Dumfries in the Province of Ontario, by James Young

  • Sources 
    1. [S1778] Census - ON, Waterloo, North Dumfries - 1861, Div 2 Page 4.

    2. [S330] Directory - ON, Waterloo - 1864 - County of Waterloo gazetteer and general business directory for 1864.

  • Event Map
    Link to Google MapsBorn - 14 Feb 1818 - , Scotland Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsOccupation - Distiller - 1861 - North Dumfries Twp., Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsReligion - United Presbyterian - 1861 - North Dumfries Twp., Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsOccupation - distiller - 1864 - AYR, North Dumfries Twp., Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Link to Google Earth
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