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

William Kynoch Leighton

Male 1855 - Yes, date unknown


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  • Name William Kynoch Leighton 
    Born 23 Sep 1855  Galt (Cambridge), Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location  [1, 2, 3, 4
    Gender Male 
    Religion 1871  Wellesley Twp., Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location  [3
    C. Presbyterian 
    Occupation 1901  Wellesley Twp., Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location  [1
    Blacksmith 
    Occupation 1911  Wellesley Village, Wellesley Twp., Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location  [2
    Blacksmith 
    Religion 1911  Wellesley Village, Wellesley Twp., Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location  [2
    Presbyterian 
    Eby ID Number Waterloo-181667 
    Died Yes, date unknown 
    Buried Rushes Cemetery, Wellesley Twp., Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Person ID I181667  Generations
    Last Modified 29 Sep 2019 

    Father William Leighton,   b. 1815, , Scotland Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. Yes, date unknown 
    Mother Jane Kynoch,   b. 1822, , Scotland Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. Yes, date unknown 
    Family ID F27882  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

    Family 1 Jessie McGregor,   b. 20 Feb 1860, Napanee, Lennox & Addington Co's., Ontario Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. Yes, date unknown 
    Married 21 Feb 1900  Toronto, York Co., Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location  [4
    Children 
     1. Jesse P. Leighton,   b. 7 Feb 1901, , Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. Yes, date unknown
     2. Jean Leighton,   b. Jun 1902, , Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. Yes, date unknown
    Last Modified 30 Sep 2019 
    Family ID F31208  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

    Family 2 Elizabeth Trott,   b. Jun 1858, Brooklyn, Kings, New York, United States Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 25 Jun 1920, Kitchener, Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age ~ 62 years) 
    Last Modified 30 Sep 2019 
    Family ID F162466  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

  • Event Map
    Link to Google MapsBorn - 23 Sep 1855 - Galt (Cambridge), Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsReligion - C. Presbyterian - 1871 - Wellesley Twp., Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsMarried - 21 Feb 1900 - Toronto, York Co., Ontario, Canada Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsOccupation - Blacksmith - 1901 - Wellesley Twp., Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Link to Google Earth
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  • Sources 
    1. [S160] Census - ON, Waterloo, Wellesley Twp. - 1901, Wellesley E-6 Page 17.

    2. [S504] Census - ON, Waterloo, Wellesley Twp. - 1911, Div. 11 page 13.

    3. [S269] Census - ON, Waterloo, Wellesley Twp. - 1871, Div. 2a, Pg 44.

    4. [S4] Vit - ON - Marriage Registration.
      Name: Wm Kynsch Leighton
      Event Type: Marriage
      Event Date: 21 Feb 1900
      Event Place: Toronto, York, Ontario, Canada
      Gender: Male
      Age: 44
      Birth Year (Estimated): 1856 b. Galt
      Father's Name: William Leighton
      Mother's Name: Jane Kynsch
      Spouse's Name: Jessie Mcgregor
      Spouse's Gender: Female
      Spouse's Age: 39
      Spouse's Birth Year (Estimated): 1861 b. Napanee
      Spouse's Father's Name: Andrew Mcgregor
      Spouse's Mother's Name: Mary Burns