Waterloo Region Generations
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George Washington Post Every

George Washington Post Every

Male 1880 - 1933  (53 years)

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  • Name George Washington Post Every 
    Born 3 Mar 1880  Pickering Twp., York Co., Ontario Find all individuals with events at this location  [1
    Gender Male 
    Military WW1 - 116th Battalion 
    Occupation 1911  Ayr, North Dumfries Twp., Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location  [1
    Electrician - Electrical plant 
    Religion 1911  Ayr, North Dumfries Twp., Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location  [1
    Prebyterian 
    Eby ID Number Waterloo-194945 
    Died 29 Oct 1933  Whitby, Ontario, Co., Ontario Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Buried Union Cemetery, Oshawa, Ontario Co., Ontario Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Person ID I194945  Generations
    Last Modified 4 Nov 2019 

  • Photos
    George Washington Post Every
    George Washington Post Every
    Whitby Public Library

  • Notes 
    • George Washington Post Every was born at Pickering Township on March 3, 1880 and started his career as an engineer in the J.L. Spink Flour Mill in Pickering Village. He learned to be an electrical engineer at Niagara Falls and Kitchener and worked for a Public Utilities commission in Ayr, Ontario. He came to Whitby about 1911 to join the Whitby Light and Water Commission. When the Whitby Public Utilities Commission was formed in 1915, Mr. Every became its superintendent and secretary. In the First World War Mr. Every was a recruiting officer and in 1916 he took the 116th Battalion to France. He was a high randing Mason in Ontario and wrote a history of Masonry in Whitby from 1825-1927. He died at Whitby on October 29, 1933 and is buried at Union Cemetery, Oshawa.

      Whitby Public Library

  • Sources 
    1. [S1282] Census - ON, Waterloo, Ayr - 1911, p 3.

  • Event Map
    Link to Google MapsBorn - 3 Mar 1880 - Pickering Twp., York Co., Ontario Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsOccupation - Electrician - Electrical plant - 1911 - AYR, North Dumfries Twp., Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsReligion - Prebyterian - 1911 - AYR, North Dumfries Twp., Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsBuried - - Union Cemetery, Oshawa, Ontario Co., Ontario Link to Google Earth
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