Waterloo Region Generations
A record of the people of Waterloo Region, Ontario.
Frederick John Brighton

Frederick John Brighton[1]

Male 1883 - 1918  (34 years)

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  • Name Frederick John Brighton 
    Born 25 Oct 1883  Kitchener, Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location  [1, 2, 3, 4, 5
    Gender Male 
    Name Fred Brighton 
    Residence 1891  Kitchener, Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Methodist 
    Occupation 1906  London, Middlesex, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location  [1
    Shoe Factory 
    Occupation 1911  Kitchener, Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location  [2
    Sewer, Factory 
    Residence 1911  Kitchener, Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location  [2
    Methodist 
    Eby ID Number Waterloo-182450 
    Died 24 Oct 1918  Kitchener, Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location  [4, 5
    Cause: Influenza Developing to Pneumonia 
    Buried 27 Oct 1918  Mount Hope Cemetery, Kitchener, Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location  [4, 5
    Person ID I182450  Generations
    Last Modified 26 Jun 2024 

    Father Frederick Charles "Charles" Brighton,   b. Jan 1861, , Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 4 Feb 1931, Galt (Cambridge), Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age ~ 70 years) 
    Mother Rosina E. Friedrich,   b. 15 Jan 1861, Cincinnati, Hamilton, Ohio, USA Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 18 May 1926, Galt (Cambridge), Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 65 years) 
    Married 31 Jul 1881  Kitchener, Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location  [3, 6
    Family ID F37852  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

    Family Annie Marie Schultz,   b. 30 May 1885, Kitchener, Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 2 Mar 1965, Kitchener, Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 79 years) 
    Married 4 Oct 1906  Kitchener, Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location  [1
    Children 
     1. Ralph Brighton
     2. Dorothea Mildred "Mildred" Brighton,   b. 8 Feb 1908, Kitchener, Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 26 Oct 1977, Kitchener, Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 69 years)
     3. Gertrude Edith "Edith" Brighton,   b. 29 Jun 1909, Kitchener, Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 17 Jan 2004, St. Jacobs, Woolwich Twp., Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 94 years)
    Last Modified 26 Jun 2024 
    Family ID F52222  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

  • Photos
    Frederick John Brighton
    Frederick John Brighton
    from Ancestry.com 2010

  • Notes 
    • Fred Brighton - Yesterday at noon Mr. Fred Brighton, aged about thirty-three years passed away at his home, 58 DeKay Street, following an illness of influenza which later developed in pneumonia. Surviving him are his wife and three children, and to these in the great sorrow the heartfelt sympathy of the community is extended. The funeral will take place on Sunday afternoon from the ? to Mt. Hope Cemetery.

      Unidentified Newspaper Obituary

  • Sources 
    1. [S3108] Vit - ON - Marriage Registration, 019425-06.
      Frederick Brighton, 26, occ. Shoemaker, b. Berlin, res. London, son of Martin and Bessie Brighton, married Annie Schultz, 24, b. Berlin, res. Berlin, daughter Of Fritz and Annie Schultz, Witn: G.W. Starnaman and Bertha Schultz Both of Berlin, 24 October 1906 in Berlin

    2. [S340] Census - ON, Waterloo, Berlin - 1911, Div. 29, Pg 10.

    3. [S1592] Census - ON, Waterloo, Berlin - 1891, Section 1 Page 12.

    4. [S2403] News - Unidentified Newspaper Obituary, Obituary of Fred Brighton.

    5. [S3231] Find A Grave, https://www.findagrave.com/memorial/183049067.

    6. [S721] Vit - ON - Marriage Registration, marriage certificate 11388 (1881), Charles McGeorge Brighton-Rosina E. Friedrich.
      Charles McGeorge Brighton, mechanic of Berlin, Birth Place: Canada Age: 21 Estimated Birth Year: abt 1860 Father Name: John Brighton Mother Name: Amy Wilson Brighton Spouse Name: Rosina E Friedrich, residence Waterloo, Spouse's Age: 20 Spouse Estimated Birth Year: abt 1861 Spouse Birth Place: United States Spouse Father Name: John Friedrich Spouse Mother Name: Susanna Friedrich Marriage Date: 31 Jul 1881 Marriage Place: Waterloo, Berlin

  • Event Map
    Link to Google MapsBorn - 25 Oct 1883 - Kitchener, Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsResidence - Methodist - 1891 - Kitchener, Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsOccupation - Shoe Factory - 1906 - London, Middlesex, Ontario, Canada Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsMarried - 4 Oct 1906 - Kitchener, Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsOccupation - Sewer, Factory - 1911 - Kitchener, Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsResidence - Methodist - 1911 - Kitchener, Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsDied - Cause: Influenza Developing to Pneumonia - 24 Oct 1918 - Kitchener, Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsBuried - 27 Oct 1918 - Mount Hope Cemetery, Kitchener, Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Link to Google Earth
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