Waterloo Region Generations
A record of the people of Waterloo Region, Ontario.
Alice Alvira Cook

Alice Alvira Cook[1, 2]

Female 1834 - 1907  (72 years)

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  • Name Alice Alvira Cook 
    Born 2 Nov 1834  Beverly Twp., Wentworth Co., Ontario Find all individuals with events at this location  [3, 4, 5, 6, 7, 8, 9, 10, 11
    Residence 1854  Waterloo Twp., Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location  [12
    Christened 30 Sep 1855  Waterloo Twp., Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location  [8
    Gender Female 
    Religion 1881  Waterloo Twp., Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location  [7
    United Bretheren 
    Family Photograph 1882  Preston (Cambridge), Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location 
    • Standing, left to right: Alice Elvira, Margaret Angeline, Elizabeth Jane, Cordelia Diana, Melinda Caroline
      Middle Row: Jacob Cook
      Seated, left to right: Ellen Roselia, Hannah Maria, Mary Jemima, Anna Christina, Henrietta Josephine. Taken at Preston, Ontario in 1882
    Jacob S. Cook with sister in 1882
    Jacob S. Cook with sister in 1882
    Name Alice Alvira Oberholtzer 
    Religion 1891  Waterloo Twp., Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location  [11
    United Brethren 
    Eby ID Number 00086-5074.1 
    Died 29 Jun 1907  Bloomingdale, Woolwich Twp., Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location  [3, 9
    Cause: heart disease (one year) 
    Buried Bloomingdale Mennonite Cemetery, Bloomingdale, Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location  [3
    Person ID I16282  Generations
    Last Modified 3 Sep 2019 

    Father James Cook,   b. 20 Jan 1800, , , Pennsylvania, USA Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 29 Feb 1880, Waterloo Twp., Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 80 years) 
    Mother Elizabeth Williams,   b. 22 Jun 1810, , England Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 4 Feb 1874  (Age 63 years) 
    Married 30 Sep 1828  Toronto Township, Peel Co., Ontario Find all individuals with events at this location  [13
    Family ID F7252  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

    Family Owen Oberholtzer,   b. 2 May 1834, Bloomingdale, Woolwich Twp., Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 26 Jul 1893, Mossboro, Ontario Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 59 years) 
    Married 24 Jan 1854  Galt (Cambridge), Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location  [1, 11, 12
    Children 
     1. Abraham C. "Abram" Oberholtzer,   b. 12 Mar 1855, Bloomingdale, Woolwich Twp., Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 8 May 1930, South River, Parry Sound District, Ontario Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 75 years)
     2. Angeline C. "Lina" Oberholtzer,   b. 26 Apr 1856, Bloomingdale, Woolwich Twp., Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 13 Oct 1947  (Age 91 years)
     3. Elizabeth"Lillie" Oberholtzer,   b. 25 Feb 1858, Bloomingdale, Woolwich Twp., Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 10 Nov 1925  (Age 67 years)
     4. Lillie Oberholtzer,   b. 1859, , Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. Yes, date unknown
     5. Rachel Oberholtzer,   b. 19 Mar 1865, Bloomingdale, Woolwich Twp., Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. Yes, date unknown
    Last Modified 13 Sep 2019 
    Family ID F2071  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

  • Event Map
    Link to Google MapsBorn - 2 Nov 1834 - Beverly Twp., Wentworth Co., Ontario Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsResidence - 1854 - Waterloo Twp., Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsMarried - 24 Jan 1854 - Galt (Cambridge), Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsChristened - 30 Sep 1855 - Waterloo Twp., Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsReligion - United Bretheren - 1881 - Waterloo Twp., Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsFamily Photograph - 1882 - Preston (Cambridge), Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsReligion - United Brethren - 1891 - Waterloo Twp., Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsDied - Cause: heart disease (one year) - 29 Jun 1907 - Bloomingdale, Woolwich Twp., Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsBuried - - Bloomingdale Mennonite Cemetery, Bloomingdale, Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Link to Google Earth
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  • Photos
    Alice Elvira Cook
    Alice Elvira Cook
    Alice Elvira Cook
    Alice Elvira Cook
    from Walter Hartung

  • Sources 
    1. [S10] Book - Vol II A Biographical History of Waterloo Township and other townships of the county : being a history of the early settlers and their descendants, mostly all of Pennsylvania Dutch origin..., 147.

    2. [S3] Book - Vol I A Biographical History of Waterloo Township and other townships of the county : being a history of the early settlers and their descendants, mostly all of Pennsylvania Dutch origin..., 172.

    3. [S226] Cemetery - ON, Waterloo, Woolwich - Bloomingdale Mennonite Cemetery CC#4581 Internet Link.
      Owen Oberholtzer 1834-1893/ His wife/ Alice Cook/ 1834-1907/ (Right) - Abram Oberholtzer 1855-1930/

    4. [S168] Census - ON, Waterloo, Waterloo North - 1871, Div 2, Page 52.

    5. [S131] Census - ON, Waterloo, Waterloo Twp. - 1851, Div 2 Pg 93.

    6. [S132] Census - ON, Waterloo, Waterloo North - 1901, Waterloo C-2 Page 2.

    7. [S224] Census - ON, Waterloo, Waterloo North - 1881, Div 1 Page 18.

    8. [S101] Church Records - ON, Waterloo - Wesleyan Methodist Baptismal Register - transcript of cards, Kitchener Public Library, Volume 1 Page 402 Rev. G. Kennedy.
      Alice Alvira Cook b. 02 Nov 1834 Beverly Baptised 30 Sep 1855 Waterloo Child Of James Cook & Elizabeth Cook Residence: Waterloo

    9. [S713] Vit - ON - Death Registration, death certificate 30664 (1907), Mrs. Owen Obertholtzer.
      Mrs. Owen Oberholtzer, d. 29 Jan 1907 , aged 72y, 7m, 27d, residence Bloomingdale, widow, b. Beverly Tp., cause: heart disease (1 year),

    10. [S1887] Census - ON, Waterloo, Waterloo Twp. - 1861 (North Division), Div 7 Page 45.

    11. [S2545] Census - ON, Waterloo, Waterloo Township North 1891, Waterloo Township, Sect. 1 Page 16.

    12. [S31] News - ON, Waterloo, Cambridge - Dumfries Reformer (1850-1892), 1 Feb 1854.
      COOK, Alice Alvira married 24 Jan 1854 to Owen OBELHOLGER At Wesleyan Parsonage, Galt, by Rev Francis Berry. Both of Waterloo.

    13. [S1441] Vit - ON, Home District Marriage Register, Register of Rev. James Harris Presbyterian Church, 1826-1831.
      Sept. 30 - James COOK to Elizabeth WILLIAMS both of Toronto Twp. Wit: E. Austin, Ann Cook.. Sept. 30, 1828 Celebrated Matrimony by License, between James Cook of the Township of Toronto, Home District, Upper Canada. Bachelor and Elizabeth Williams of the same place Spinster In Witness of Ebenezer Austin Anne Cook