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

Richard Albert Crow

Male 1906 - 1928  (22 years)


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  • Name Richard Albert Crow 
    Born 1 May 1906  Port Burwell, Elgin Co., Ontario Find all individuals with events at this location  [1, 2
    Gender Male 
    Residence 1911  Ayr, North Dumfries Twp., Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location  [1
    Church of England 
    Eby ID Number Waterloo-195587 
    Died 8 Jul 1928  Woodhouse Township, Norfolk Co., Ontario Find all individuals with events at this location  [3
    Cause: Cause: Accidental Drowning 
    Buried 11 Jul 1928  Ayr Cemetery, Ayr, Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location  [4
    Person ID I195587  Generations
    Last Modified 2 Aug 2022 

    Father Alfred James Crow,   b. CALC 21 Apr 1865, Kent Co., Ontario Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 17 Aug 1927, Ayr, North Dumfries Twp., Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age ~ 62 years) 
    Mother Edith Wallace,   b. Jun 1868, , Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. Yes, date unknown 
    Family ID F186910  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

    Father Alfred James Crow,   b. CALC 21 Apr 1865, Kent Co., Ontario Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 17 Aug 1927, Ayr, North Dumfries Twp., Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age ~ 62 years) 
    Mother Edith Pearl Butcher,   b. 1878, Bayham Township, Elgin Co., Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 1 May 1906, Houghton Twp., Norfolk Co., Ontario Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 28 years) 
    Married 25 Jul 1900  , Elgin Co., Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location  [5
    Family ID F247499  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

  • Notes 
    • Funeral of Albert Crow

      The funeral of the late Richard Albert Crow, who was …?... on Sunday evening, July 8th, in Woodhouse Township, took place from the home of Mr. and Mrs. Judson Austin on Wednesday afternoon of last week at 1.30 o'clock, thence to Ayr Cemetery by motor. The large number of friends and relatives present, as well as the many beautiful floral tributes, gave evidence of the high esteem n which deceased was held. Rev. A. S. Trueblood, pastor of Mt. Zion United Church, officiated at the house, and several members of the Mt. Zion choir assisted in the singing. Mr. Harry Stuart sand a solo in a very sympathetic manner. On arrival of the funeral cortege at Ayr Cemetery many more friends and relatives were in attendance for the service. Rev. Mr. Watt officiated. The pallbearers were: Messrs. Robert and Harry Austin, James Blake, David Steinhoff, S. Burch and D. Misner. Among the floral tributes were wreaths from neighbors, large spray from Mr. Zion United Sunday School, wreath from C company, Norfolk Rifles. Among those in attendance from a distance were Miss Kathleen Crow, Wisconsin, U.S.A.; Miss West, Pt. Burwell; Mr. Albert Crow, Sr., Mr. and Mrs. J.G. Johnston, Mr. J. J. Johnston and Mrs. Wood, all of Chatham; and Mrs. Oatman and Mr. Alex Butcher, St. George.

      The Ayr News Jul 19 1928 pg 1

  • Sources 
    1. [S1282] Census - ON, Waterloo, Ayr - 1911, p 14.

    2. [S57] Vit - ON - Birth Registration.
      Name: Richard A Crow Date of Birth: 1 May 1906 Gender: Male Birth Place: Elgin, Ontario, Canada Father's name: Alfred Crow Mother's name: Edith Pearl West

    3. [S116] Vit - ON - Death Registration.
      Name: Richard Albert Crowe Gender: Male Birth Year: abt 1906 Birth Place: Pt Burwell Age at Death: 22 Death Date: 8 Jul 1928 Death Place: Norfolk, Ontario, Canada

    4. [S367] Cemetery - ON, Waterloo, Ayr - Ayr Public CC#4489 Internet Link .
      Crow/ In Memoriam/ Alfred J. Crow/ 1865 - 1927/ Edith P. Butcher his wife/ 1878 - 1906/ Richard Albert their son/ 1906 - 1928/ RestIng In Peace

    5. [S4] Vit - ON - Marriage Registration.
      Name: Alfred J Crow Age: 34 Birth Date: abt 1866 Birth Place: Kent County Marriage Date: 25 Jul 1900 Marriage County or District: Elgin Father: William Crow Mother: Adelaide Martin Spouse: Spouse's Age: 21 Spouse Birth Date: abt 1879 Spouse Birth Place: Tp Bayham Spouse Father: James Butcher Spouse Mother: Margaret Hunter

  • Event Map
    Link to Google MapsResidence - Church of England - 1911 - AYR, North Dumfries Twp., Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsDied - Cause: Cause: Accidental Drowning - 8 Jul 1928 - Woodhouse Township, Norfolk Co., Ontario Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsBuried - 11 Jul 1928 - Ayr Cemetery, Ayr, Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Link to Google Earth
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