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

Charles Hay

Male 1804 - 1867  (63 years)


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  • Name Charles Hay 
    Born 1804  , Scotland Find all individuals with events at this location  [1, 2, 3
    Gender Male 
    Occupation 1851  Galt (Cambridge), Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location  [1
    Teamster 
    Residence 1851  Galt (Cambridge), Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location  [1
    Presbyterian 
    Occupation 1861  North Dumfries Twp., Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location  [2
    Laborer 
    Residence 1861  North Dumfries Twp., Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location  [2
    Free Church 
    Eby ID Number Waterloo-159378 
    Died 8 Apr 1867  Galt (Cambridge), Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location  [3, 4, 5
    Buried Mount View Cemetery, Cambridge, Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location  [3
    Person ID I159378  Generations
    Last Modified 11 Mar 2021 

    Family Isabella Ford,   b. 1817, , Scotland Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 1 Aug 1886, Brantford, Brant Co., Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 69 years) 
    Children 
     1. James B. Hay,   b. 1838, South Dumfries Twp., Brant Co., Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. Yes, date unknown
     2. Agnes Hay,   b. 1841, , Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 21 Dec 1927, Beverly Twp., Wentworth Co., Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 86 years)
     3. Ann Hay,   b. 1842, , Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. Yes, date unknown
     4. Catharine Hay,   b. 1846, , Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 1848, , Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 2 years)
     5. John Ford Hay,   b. 1848, , Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. Yes, date unknown
     6. Margaret "Maggie" Hay,   b. 1853, Galt (Cambridge), Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 17 Mar 1888, Galt (Cambridge), Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 35 years)
     7. Isabella Hay,   b. 1855, Ancaster, Ancaster Twp., Wentworth Co., Ontario Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 31 May 1930, Brantford, Brant Co., Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 75 years)
    Last Modified 14 Mar 2021 
    Family ID F39855  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

  • Notes 
    • JAMES B. HAY, seedsman and florist, Brentford, was born near Paris, South Dumfries Township, June 8, 1839, and is a son of Charles Hay, a native of Scotland and a farmer by occupation. The latter came to Brant County in 1834, and subsequently removed to Waterloo County, Ont., where he died in 1868. He resided in the vicinity of Paris for eight or ten years, and married Isabella Ford, a native of Scotland, by whom he had seven children, six of whom are still living, and two of those are residents of this county. Mrs. Charles Hay is still living in Galt, Ont. James B. Hay, our subject, resided in Brant County during the first eight years of his life, and was afterwards reared in Waterloo County. He followed farming pursuits till he was about thirty-five years of age, and came to Brantford in 1875, entering into his present business of seedsman and florist, which he has conducted with much success. He is the only one in that business in Brantford, or even in the County of Brant. He was married April 23, 187S, to Clara Stock, of Wentworth County, Ont., by whom he had two children, Agnes Catharine and Charles. Mr. and Mrs. Hay are both members of Zion Presbyterian Church, and Mr. Hay is a Reformer in politics.


      The history of the county of Brant, Ontario: containing a history of the county: its township, cities, towns, schools, J. H. Beers & Co. Warner, Beers & Co.

  • Sources 
    1. [S313] Census - ON, Waterloo, Galt - 1851, Pg. 38.

    2. [S1778] Census - ON, Waterloo, North Dumfries - 1861, Div 6 Page 50.

    3. [S2697] Cemetery - ON, Waterloo, Cambridge, Mount View Cemetery Internet Link.
      In memory of/ Charles Hay/ died/ 8th April, 1867/ aged 63 years/ Isabel Ford/ his wife/ died/ 1st Aug. 1886/ aged 69 years /

    4. [S570] Census - ON, Waterloo, Galt - 1871, Div. 3, Pg. 13.

    5. [S31] News - ON, Waterloo, Cambridge - Dumfries Reformer (1850-1892), 10 Apr 1867.
      Hay, Charles died 8 Apr 1867 In Galt. Of Galt, aged 65 years.

  • Event Map
    Link to Google MapsBorn - 1804 - , Scotland Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsOccupation - Teamster - 1851 - Galt (Cambridge), Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsResidence - Presbyterian - 1851 - Galt (Cambridge), Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsOccupation - Laborer - 1861 - North Dumfries Twp., Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsResidence - Free Church - 1861 - North Dumfries Twp., Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsDied - 8 Apr 1867 - 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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