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

James McDavitt

Male 1835 - 1913  (~ 77 years)


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  • Name James McDavitt 
    Born Sep 1835  Ireland Find all individuals with events at this location  [1, 2, 3, 4
    Gender Male 
    Immigration 1842  , Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location  [2
    Occupation 1881  North Dumfries Twp., Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location  [1
    Railway Laborer 
    Religion 1881  North Dumfries Twp., Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location  [1
    Methodist Canada 
    Residence Bef 1911  Galt (Cambridge), Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location 
    House of Industry and Refuge 1911  Kitchener, Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location  [3
    Religion 1911  Kitchener, Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location  [2
    Presbyterian 
    Eby ID Number Waterloo-178039 
    Died 27 Jan 1913  Kitchener, Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location  [3, 5
    Cause: Chronic Bronchitis (2 years) 
    Buried Mount View Cemetery, Cambridge, Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location  [4
    Person ID I178039  Generations
    Last Modified 3 Sep 2019 

    Father James McDavitt,   b. 1805, , Ireland Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 13 Mar 1886, Kitchener, Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 81 years) 
    Mother Elizabeth Hood,   b. 1808, , Ireland Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 22 Aug 1894, Galt (Cambridge), Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 86 years) 
    Family ID F22774  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

    Family Elizabeth Telfer,   b. CALC 19 Aug 1845, North Dumfries Twp., Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 19 Feb 1882, North Dumfries Twp., Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age ~ 36 years) 
    Married 22 Sep 1871  Galt (Cambridge), Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location  [6
    Children 
     1. Elizabeth McDavitt,   b. 1872,   d. 1942  (Age 70 years)
     2. Elizabeth McDavitt,   b. 1872, , Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. Yes, date unknown
     3. Ellen McDavitt,   b. 1874,   d. 1881  (Age 7 years)
     4. Margaret McDavitt,   b. 1876, , Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 1881  (Age 5 years)
    Last Modified 13 Sep 2019 
    Family ID F34892  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

  • Event Map
    Link to Google MapsBorn - Sep 1835 - Ireland Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsImmigration - 1842 - , Ontario, Canada Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsMarried - 22 Sep 1871 - Galt (Cambridge), Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsOccupation - Railway Laborer - 1881 - North Dumfries Twp., Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsReligion - Methodist Canada - 1881 - North Dumfries Twp., Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsResidence - Bef 1911 - Galt (Cambridge), Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsHouse of Industry and Refuge - 1911 - Kitchener, Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsReligion - Presbyterian - 1911 - Kitchener, Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsDied - Cause: Chronic Bronchitis (2 years) - 27 Jan 1913 - Kitchener, 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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  • Sources 
    1. [S205] Census - ON, Waterloo, North Dumfries - 1881, North Div. 2 Page 80.

    2. [S340] Census - ON, Waterloo, Berlin - 1911, Div. 26 Pg 2.

    3. [S1848] House of Industry and Refuge Burial Register - Kitchener, No. 46 Reg. Number in Admittance Record Book: 1797.
      James McDavitt Died: 27 Jan 1913 Aged 76 Cause: Bronchitis Comment and Remarks: Ed Lippert Entered; Buried in Galt by friends

    4. [S2697] Cemetery - ON, Waterloo, Cambridge, Mount View Cemetery Internet Link.
      In memory of/ James McDAVITT/ 1835-1913/ his wife/ Elizabeth TELFER/ 1845-1882/ their daughters/ Elizabeth 1872-1942/ Ellen 1874-1881/ Margaret 1876-1881/ McDAVITT/ [veteran's cross]

    5. [S2491] aaa Vit - ON - Death Registration, death certificate 033035 (1913).
      Name:James McDavitt Gender:Male Age:76 Birth Date:abt 1837 Birth Place:Ireland Death Date:27 Jan 1913 Death Place:Waterloo, Ontario, Canada Cause of Death:Chronic Bronchitis

    6. [S2488] aaa Vit - ON - Marriage Registration, marriage certificate.
      Name:James McDevitt Age:27 Birth Year:abt 1844 Birth Place:Scotland Marriage Date:22 Sep 1871 Marriage Place:Waterloo, Ontario, Canada Father:James McDevitt Mother:Elizabeth McDevitt Spouse:Elizabeth Telfer