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

John Thomas Clayfield

Male 1884 - 1964  (~ 79 years)


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  • Name John Thomas Clayfield 
    Born Aug 1884  Conestogo, Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location  [1, 2, 3, 4
    Gender Male 
    Religion 1891  Woolwich Twp., Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location  [4
    Anglican 
    Occupation 1910  Conestogo, Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location  [3
    labourer 
    Occupation 1911  Conestogo, Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location  [1
    Laborer 
    Religion 1911  Conestogo, Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location  [1
    Methodist 
    Eby ID Number Waterloo-167568 
    Died 30 Apr 1964  London, Middlesex, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location  [2
    Buried Mount Hope Cemetery, Kitchener, Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location  [2
    Person ID I167568  Generations
    Last Modified 4 Nov 2019 

    Father Benjamin Thomas "Thomas" Clayfield,   b. 8 Dec 1864, Birmingham, , Warwickshire, England Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 8 May 1944, Kitchener, Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 79 years) 
    Mother Caroline Struck,   b. 3 Aug 1865, , Germany Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 1 May 1913, Guelph City, Wellington Co., Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 47 years) 
    Married 28 Jan 1885  Woolwich Twp., Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location  [5
    Family ID F14014  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

    Family Frieda Paulina Lorenz,   b. Jun 1887, , Germany Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 10 Nov 1938  (Age ~ 51 years) 
    Married 19 Oct 1910  Sullivan Twp, Grey Co., Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location  [3
    Children 
     1. Thomas Charles Clayfield,   d. 1 Feb 1915, Conestogo, Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location
     2. Elizabeth Frieda Clayfield,   b. 1911,   d. 23 Dec 1991, Kitchener, Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 80 years)
     3. William John Clayfield,   b. 12 Apr 1914, Conestogo, Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 1977  (Age 62 years)
     4. Victor Clarence Clayfield,   b. 26 Feb 1917, West Montrose, Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 25 Jan 1990, Kitchener, Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 72 years)
     5. Edna Ada Clayfield,   b. 1919,   d. 17 Sep 1998, Kitchener, Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 79 years)
     6. Lillian Violet Clayfield,   b. 22 Mar 1919,   d. 1999, Southampton, Saugeen Twp., Bruce Co., Ontario Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 79 years)
     7. Dorothy Ruth Clayfield,   b. 1922, Waterloo City, Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 25 Feb 2003, Kitchener, Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 81 years)
     8. Glady Pearl Clayfield
     9. Richard Frederick Clayfield
     10. Alfred Douglas Clayfield,   b. 1929, Waterloo City, Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 14 Jul 1994, Cambridge, Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 65 years)
    Last Modified 5 Nov 2019 
    Family ID F165530  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

  • Notes 
    • John T. Clayfield, 78, of 247 Franklin Ave. Kitchener, died in London, Ont., today after a lengthy illness. Son of the late Mr. and Mrs. Thomas Clayfield, he was born in Conestogo and lived in Waterloo, most of his life. He was employed at Waterloo Manufacturing Company Limited for more then 40 years, retiring several years ago. Predeceased in 1938 by his wife, the former Frieda Lorentz, he is survived by four sons, William and Alfred of Waterloo, Richard of RR 3, Kitchener, and Victor of Kitchener; five daughters, Mrs. Edward (Elizabeth) George, Mrs. Grant (Dorothy) Heimbach and Mrs. John (Gladys) Olender, all of Kitchener, Mrs. Hilton (Lillian) Indoe of Southhampton and Mrs. Norman (Edna) Frey of Bridgeport; three brothers, Benjamin, Clarence and Arthur, all of Waterloo; one sister, Mrs. Edgar ( Elizabeth) Parker of Kitchener; 35 grandchildren and seven great-grandchildren. One son and two brothers predeceased him. The body is at the Edward R. Good Funeral Home, Waterloo where service will be conducted at 2 p.m. Saturday by Rev. R. H. McColl of First United Church. Burial will be in Waterloo Mount Hope Cemetery.


      The Kitchener-Waterloo Record 30 Apr 1964

  • Sources 
    1. [S348] Census - ON, Waterloo, Woolwich - 1911, Div. 14 page 10.

    2. [S74] News - ON, Waterloo, Kitchener - Kitchener-Waterloo Record (1948-1994), Obituary of John Thomas Clayfield - 30 Apr 1964.

    3. [S721] Vit - ON - Marriage Registration, marriage certificate 11678 (1910), Clayfield-Lorenz.
      John Thomas Clayfield, labourer of Conestogo, Age: 25 Estimated birth year: abt 1885 Father Name: Thomas Clayfield Mother Name: Caroline Struck Spouse Name: Freda Pauline Lorenz, residence Sulivan Tp. Spouse's Age: 23 Spouse Father Name: Charles Lorenz Spouse Mother Name: Thersia Hammer Marriage Date: 19 Oct 1910 Marriage Location: Grey, Sullivan

    4. [S1821] Census - ON, Waterloo, Woolwich - 1891, Div. 2 Page 28.

    5. [S4] Vit - ON - Marriage Registration.
      Thomas Clayfield Born: Birmingham Eng Age: 21 Father: Benjamin Clayfield Mother: Julia Clayfield Born: abt 1864 Spouse: Caroline Struck Age: 18 born: Germany Father: John Struck Mother: Annie Struck married 5 Jan 1885 married: Waterloo

  • Event Map
    Link to Google MapsBorn - Aug 1884 - Conestogo, Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsReligion - Anglican - 1891 - Woolwich Twp., Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsOccupation - labourer - 1910 - Conestogo, Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsMarried - 19 Oct 1910 - Sullivan Twp, Grey Co., Ontario, Canada Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsOccupation - Laborer - 1911 - Conestogo, Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsReligion - Methodist - 1911 - Conestogo, Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsDied - 30 Apr 1964 - London, Middlesex, Ontario, Canada Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsBuried - - Mount Hope Cemetery, Kitchener, Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Link to Google Earth
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