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Edward Bristow

Edward Bristow

Male Cal 1807 - 1884  (~ 77 years)

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  • Name Edward Bristow 
    Born CALC 2 Mar 1807  Horsham, , Sussex, England Find all individuals with events at this location  [1, 2, 3, 4
    Christened 5 Apr 1807  Horsham, , Sussex, England Find all individuals with events at this location  [4
    Gender Male 
    Family Photograph Edward Bristow and Hannah Streeter 
    Edward Bristow and Hannah Streeter
    Edward Bristow and Hannah Streeter
    image from Find A Grave
    Occupation 1851  Woolwich Twp., Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location  [1
    Merchant 
    Religion 1851  Woolwich Twp., Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location  [1
    Baptist 
    Occupation 1881  Shipley, Perth Co., Ontario Find all individuals with events at this location  [5
    Postmaster 
    Eby ID Number Waterloo-171709 
    Died 25 Sep 1884  Woolwich Twp., Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location  [2, 3
    Cause: softening of the brain (1 year) 
    Buried Harris-Howick Baptist Cemetery, Howick Township, Huron Co., Ontario Find all individuals with events at this location  [2
    Person ID I171709  Generations
    Last Modified 29 Sep 2019 

    Father Thomas Bristow,   b. CA 1780, of, Horsham, , Sussex, England Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. Yes, date unknown 
    Mother Mary,   b. Abt 1780, of, Horsham, , Sussex, England Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. Yes, date unknown 
    Family ID F41229  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

    Family Hannah Streeter,   b. CALC 2 Jul 1808, , Surrey, England Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 2 Aug 1873, Wallace Township, Perth Co., Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age ~ 65 years) 
    Married 31 Jul 1827  Shipley, Sussex, England Find all individuals with events at this location  [6
    Children 
     1. Fanny Bristow,   b. 20 Nov 1827, Shipley, Sussex, England Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 20 Oct 1893, Wellesley Twp., Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 65 years)
     2. Edward H. Bristow,   b. 10 Dec 1829, Shipley, Perth Co., Ontario Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 10 Mar 1913, Saginaw, Saginaw, Michigan, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 83 years)
     3. John Henry Bristow,   b. 6 May 1833, Woolwich Twp., Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 11 Feb 1917, La Crosse, La Crosse, Wisconsin, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 83 years)
     4. Sarah Bristow,   b. 1837, , Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 17 Mar 1893, Athol, Spink, South Dakota, United States Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 56 years)
     5. Ann Bristow,   b. CALC 15 Apr 1837, Woolwich Twp., Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 26 Jun 1896, Howick Twp., Huron Co., Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age ~ 59 years)
     6. Walter Bristow,   b. 15 May 1839, Woolwich Twp., Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 19 Mar 1909, Edmonton, , Alberta, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 69 years)
     7. Mary Jane Bristow,   b. 1840, Woolwich Twp., Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 13 Aug 1881, Wallace Township, Perth Co., Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 41 years)
     8. Allen Bristow,   b. 17 Oct 1843, Woolwich Twp., Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 5 Mar 1917, Rockwood, Manitoba Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 73 years)
     9. William Bristow,   b. CALC 8 Feb 1846, Woolwich Twp., Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 8 Apr 1875, Wallace Township, Perth Co., Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age ~ 29 years)
     10. Elisa Bristow,   b. 1847, Woolwich Twp., Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. Yes, date unknown
    Last Modified 30 Sep 2019 
    Family ID F168615  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

  • Event Map
    Link to Google MapsBorn - CALC 2 Mar 1807 - Horsham, , Sussex, England Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsChristened - 5 Apr 1807 - Horsham, , Sussex, England Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsMarried - 31 Jul 1827 - Shipley, Sussex, England Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsOccupation - Merchant - 1851 - Woolwich Twp., Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsReligion - Baptist - 1851 - Woolwich Twp., Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsOccupation - Postmaster - 1881 - Shipley, Perth Co., Ontario Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsDied - Cause: softening of the brain (1 year) - 25 Sep 1884 - Woolwich Twp., Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsBuried - - Harris-Howick Baptist Cemetery, Howick Township, Huron Co., Ontario Link to Google Earth
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  • Notes 
    • Edward was reportedly from Horsham, Sussex, England some of his children born in Shipley, Sussex, England.

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      Elmira, for example, would later become one of the leading centers of business in Woolwich Township. It was founded as early as 1834 by Edward Bristow (Bristow's Corners).

  • Sources 
    1. [S141] Census - ON, Waterloo, Woolwich - 1851, Div. 4, Pg. 117.

    2. [S1910] Cemetery - ON, Huron, Howick - Harris-Howick Baptist Cemetery.
      In Memory of Edward Bristo Died Sept. 25, 1884 A/E 77 Yrs. 6 Mos. 23 Dys

    3. [S713] Vit - ON - Death Registration, death certificate 18651 (1884), Edward Bristow.
      Edward Bristow, d. 25 Sep 1884 Woolwich, aged 77 years, farmer, b. England, cause: softening of the brain (1 year)

    4. [S1808] England, Births and Christenings, 1538-1975, ); Indexing Project (Batch) Number: C07064-1 System Origin: England-ODM Source Film Number: 0416743, 0416749, 0918272-274, 416755.
      Name: Edward Bristow Baptism/Christening Date: 05 Apr 1807 Baptism/Christening Place: HORSHAM,SUSSEX,ENGLAND Father's Name: Thomas Bristow Mother's Name: Mary

    5. [S713] Vit - ON - Death Registration, death certificate 6425 (1873), Hannah Bristow, accessed 7 Dec 2009.
      Hanah Bristow d. 2 Aug 1873 Wallace Twp., 65 years b. Sussex, England, wife of postmaster of Shipley, cause: inflamation of the bowels (4 days)

    6. [S1803] England, Marriages, 1538-1973, Indexing Project (Batch) Number: I03630-3 System Origin: England-EASy Source Film Number: 1041562 Reference Number: item 102 p 34-35.
      Groom's Name: Edward Bristow Bride's Name: Hannah Streather Marriage Date: 31 Jul 1827 Marriage Place: Shipley, Sussex, England