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

Edward Starr[1]

Male 1890 - 1949  (59 years)


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  • Name Edward Starr 
    Born 1890  Linwood, Wellesley Twp., Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Gender Male 
    Occupation Canadian Buffalo Sled Co., Cambridge, Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location 
    worked - Canadian Buffalo Sled 
    Residence 1949  705 William St., Kitchener, Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Eby ID Number Waterloo-189420 
    Died 2 Oct 1949  Kitchener, Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Buried Saint Clements Roman Catholic Cemetery, Cambridge, Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Person ID I189420  Generations
    Last Modified 16 Mar 2020 

    Father Alexander Starr,   b. Mar 1861, Wellesley Twp., Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 1941  (Age ~ 79 years) 
    Mother Catherine Bisch,   b. 19 Jul 1863, St. Agatha, Wilmot Twp., Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 5 Feb 1954, London, Middlesex, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 90 years) 
    Married 11 Aug 1880  Macton, Peel Twp., Wellington Co., Ontario Find all individuals with events at this location  [2
    Family ID F6230  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

    Family Emma Schmidt,   d. 1943 
    Last Modified 16 Mar 2020 
    Family ID F28929  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

  • Notes 
    • Edward Starr

      PRESTON, Oct. 3. Illness of several months duration culminated in the death, at St. Mary's Hospital, Kitchener, yesterday of Edward Starr, son of Mrs. Alex Starr, 705 William St. and the late Mr. Starr, at the age of 58 years. Born in Linwood, Mr. Starr resided in Kitchener and Windsor and for the past two years had made his home with his mother. A painter and decorator by trade, he had been employed at the Canadian Buffalo Sled until his illness, a few months ago. He was a member of St. Clement's R.C. Church. Surviving are his mother, Mrs. Alex Starr, Preston; two sisters, Mrs. John Brown of Preston and Mrs. Gilbert Groh of Toronto and three brothers, John and Wyman Starr of Preston and Harold Starr of Seaford, Del. His wife, Emma Schmidt, predeceased him six years ago at Kitchener. The body is resting at the Stager-Pass Funeral Home. The funeral will take place tomorrow, with requiem high mass at St. Clement's R.C. Church, at 9 a.m. Interment will be in the R.C. cemetery.

      Kitchener-Waterloo Record 3 Oct 1949 pg 5

  • Sources 
    1. [S74] News - ON, Waterloo, Kitchener - Kitchener-Waterloo Record (1948-1994), Obituary of Mrs. Alexander Starr - 6 Feb 1954 pg 7.

    2. [S2488] aaa Vit - ON - Marriage Registration, marriage certificate 012154 (1880).
      Name:Alexander Starr Age:22 Birth Year:abt 1858 Birth Place:Wellesley, Ontario Marriage Date:11 Aug 1880 Marriage Place:Wellington, Ontario, Canada Father:Ambrose Starr Mother:Rocina Offholder Spouse:Kate Bish

  • Event Map
    Link to Google MapsBorn - 1890 - Linwood, Wellesley Twp., Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsOccupation - worked - Canadian Buffalo Sled - - Canadian Buffalo Sled Co., Cambridge, Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsDied - 2 Oct 1949 - Kitchener, Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsBuried - - Saint Clements Roman Catholic Cemetery, Cambridge, Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Link to Google Earth
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