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

William Elsley[1]

Male 1826 - 1919  (93 years)


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  • Name William Elsley 
    Born 30 Sep 1826  London, England Find all individuals with events at this location  [2, 3, 4, 5, 6, 7, 8
    Gender Male 
    Immigration 1850  , Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location  [3
    Residence 1865  Woolwich Twp., Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location  [9
    Occupation 1871  Woolwich Twp., Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location  [8
    Farmer 
    Religion 1871  Woolwich Twp., Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location  [8
    W. Methodist 
    Occupation 1881  Woolwich Twp., Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location  [7
    Farmer 
    Directory 1884  Woolwich Township Crook's Tract Broken Front Concession Lot 5EGR, Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Retired 1901  Woolwich Twp., Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location  [3
    Eby ID Number 00023-1818.2 
    Died 4 Oct 1919  Brantford, Brant Co., Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location  [5, 6
    Cause: old age 
    Buried Winterbourne Pioneer Methodist Cemetery, Winterbourne, Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location  [5
    Person ID I17200  Generations
    Last Modified 22 Oct 2019 

    Father John Elsley,   b. 1781, , England Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 4 Mar 1863, Waterloo Twp., Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 82 years) 
    Mother Hannah Harley,   b. 1789, , England Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 3 Dec 1860, Waterloo Twp., Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 71 years) 
    Married 30 Apr 1826  St. Martin's Church-in-the-Fields, London, England Find all individuals with events at this location  [10
    Family ID F7745  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

    Family 1 Ann Barkwell,   b. 15 Apr 1833, , Devonshire, England Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 16 Jan 1881, Woolwich Twp., Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 47 years) 
    Children 
     1. John Elsley,   b. 1854, , Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. Yes, date unknown
     2. Caroline Elsley,   b. 6 Apr 1855, , Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. Yes, date unknown
     3. George William Elsley,   b. 13 Dec 1856, Woolwich Twp., Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 29 Oct 1894, Guelph Twp., Wellington Co., Ontario Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 37 years)
     4. Mary Ann Elsley,   b. 5 Jan 1859, Woolwich Twp., Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. Yes, date unknown
     5. Sarah Jane Elsley,   b. 1860, Woolwich Twp., Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. Yes, date unknown
     6. Levi Elsley,   b. 30 Dec 1862, Woolwich Twp., Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. Yes, date unknown
     7. Martha Elsley,   b. 1865, Woolwich Twp., Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 1865, Woolwich Twp., Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 0 years)
     8. Rachel Elsley,   b. 28 Feb 1865, Woolwich Twp., Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. Yes, date unknown
     9. Alice Elsley,   b. 1867, Woolwich Twp., Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. Yes, date unknown
     10. Charles Elsley,   b. Jul 1870, Woolwich Twp., Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. Yes, date unknown
     11. Albert Elsey,   b. 1871, Woolwich Twp., Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. Yes, date unknown
     12. Emily Elsley,   b. 1871, Winterbourne, Woolwich Twp., Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. Yes, date unknown
     13. Randall Elsley,   b. 1875, Woolwich Twp., Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 1876, Woolwich Twp., Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 1 years)
     14. Lottie May Elsley,   b. 1878, Woolwich Twp., Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 1 Apr 1918, , New York State, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 40 years)
    Last Modified 22 Oct 2019 
    Family ID F12681  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

    Family 2 Lydia Ann Clemens,   b. 26 Aug 1827, Waterloo Twp., Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 16 Oct 1904  (Age 77 years) 
    Married 27 Sep 1887  Woolwich Twp., Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location  [4
    Last Modified 22 Oct 2019 
    Family ID F4507  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

  • Sources 
    1. [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..., 429.

    2. [S131] Census - ON, Waterloo, Waterloo Twp. - 1851, Div 2 Pg 63.

    3. [S148] Census - ON, Waterloo, Woolwich - 1901, Woolwich F-6 Page 1.

    4. [S4] Vit - ON - Marriage Registration.
      William Elsley Born: London England Age: 60 Father: John Elsley Mother: Hannah L Elsley Born: abt 1827 Spouse: Lydiann Bowman Age: 60 born: Waterloo Township Father: Abraham Clemens Mother: Rachael Clemens married 12 Oct 1887 married: Waterloo

    5. [S429] Cemetery - ON, Waterloo, Woolwich - Winterbourne Pioneer Methodist CC#4587 Internet Link.
      William Elsley/ 1827-1919/ his wife Ann Balkwell/ 1833-1881/ their children/ Randall E. 1875-1876/ Martha 1865-1865/ Elsley/ Back -- E. Lottie May Elsley/ wife of/ William Holt/ 1878-1918

    6. [S116] Vit - ON - Death Registration.
      William Elsley Death Date: 4 Oct 1919 Death Location: Brant Born: abt 1827 Birth Location: England

    7. [S130] Census - ON, Waterloo, Woolwich - 1881, Div. 4 Page 10.

    8. [S144] Census - ON, Waterloo, Woolwich - 1871, Div. 1, Pg. 12.

    9. [S101] Church Records - ON, Waterloo - Wesleyan Methodist Baptismal Register - transcript of cards, Kitchener Public Library.
      Rachel Elsley b. 28 Feb 1865 Woolwich Baptised 30 Dec 1866 Woolwich Child Of Wm. Elsley & Ann Elsley Residence: Woolwich Volume 3 Page 782 Rev. J. Shepley

    10. [S2686] England, Middlesex, Westminster, Parish Registers, 1538-1912.
      John Elsley married Hannah Harley both of this parish, married by banns, thirtieth day of Aprili 1826

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    Link to Google MapsBorn - 30 Sep 1826 - London, England Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsImmigration - 1850 - , Ontario, Canada Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsResidence - 1865 - Woolwich Twp., Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsOccupation - Farmer - 1871 - Woolwich Twp., Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsReligion - W. Methodist - 1871 - Woolwich Twp., Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsOccupation - Farmer - 1881 - Woolwich Twp., Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsDirectory - 1884 - Woolwich Township Crook's Tract Broken Front Concession Lot 5EGR, Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsMarried - 27 Sep 1887 - Woolwich Twp., Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsRetired - 1901 - Woolwich Twp., Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsDied - Cause: old age - 4 Oct 1919 - Brantford, Brant Co., Ontario, Canada Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsBuried - - Winterbourne Pioneer Methodist Cemetery, Winterbourne, Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Link to Google Earth
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