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

Maria Willison

Female 1851 - 1939  (~ 88 years)


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  • Name Maria Willison 
    Born May 1851  , Scotland Find all individuals with events at this location  [1, 2, 3, 4
    Gender Female 
    Emigration 1867  , Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Name Maria Grigg 
    Residence 1873  Ayr, North Dumfries Twp., Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location  [3
    Religion 1891  Ayr, North Dumfries Twp., Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location  [2
    Methodist 
    Religion 1911  Ayr, North Dumfries Twp., Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location  [1
    Methodist 
    Eby ID Number Waterloo-195624 
    Died 5 Jun 1939  Dunnville, Haldimand Co., Ontario Find all individuals with events at this location  [4
    Buried 8 Jun 1939  Ayr Cemetery, Ayr, Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location  [4
    Person ID I195624  Generations
    Last Modified 1 Jun 2020 

    Father Walter Willison,   b. 4 Apr 1812, Of, Selkirk, Scotland Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 27 Apr 1875, Hullet Twp., Huron Co., Ontario Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 63 years) 
    Mother Jean Scott,   b. 30 Dec 1810, Wester Buccleuch, Ettrick Parish, Selkirk, Scotland Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 26 Feb 1884, Embro, West Zorra Twp., Oxford Co., Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 73 years) 
    Family ID F15172  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

    Family Thomas Thorne Grigg,   b. 16 Mar 1838, Victoria, , Ontario Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 17 Dec 1909, Ayr, North Dumfries Twp., Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 71 years) 
    Married 6 Jun 1873  Ayr, North Dumfries Twp., Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location  [5
    Children 
     1. Euphemia Jane Grigg,   b. 6 Apr 1878, Embro, West Zorra Twp., Oxford Co., Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 6 Feb 1977, Hamilton, Wentworth Co., Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 98 years)
     2. John Grigg,   b. 1881, , Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. Yes, date unknown
    Last Modified 2 Jun 2020 
    Family ID F186920  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

  • Sources 
    1. [S1282] Census - ON, Waterloo, Ayr - 1911, p 15.

    2. [S564] Census - ON, Waterloo, Ayr - 1891, pg 38.

    3. [S721] Vit - ON - Marriage Registration, marriage certificate 12778 (1873), Griggs-Wilison.
      Thomas Griggs, 34, yeoman of Ayr, b. Victoria, Ontario, s/o Thomas Griggs 7 Maria Horn married Maria Wilison, 21, res. Ayr, b. Scotland, d/o Watler Willison & Jane Scott, witnessed by Walter Hall of North Dumfries & Elizabeth Cairn? North Dumfries 6 jun 1873 Ayr

    4. [S367] Cemetery - ON, Waterloo, Ayr - Ayr Public CC#4489 Internet Link .
      Soehner/ In Loving memory of/ Edward Soehner/ died May 16, 1912 - In his 34th year/ Euphemia Grigg his wife/ died Feb. 6, 1977 - In Her 99th year/ Edward Earle Soehner/ died Mar. 18, 1935 - In his 32nd year/ Thomas Thorne Grigg/ died Dec. 17, 1909 - in his 71st year/ Maria Willison His Wife/ Died June 5, 1939 - in Her 88th Year.

    5. [S4] Vit - ON - Marriage Registration.
      Name: Thomas Griggs Age: 34 Birth Date: abt 1839 Birth Place: Victoria, Ontario Marriage Date: 6 Jun 1873 Marriage County or District: Waterloo Father: Thomas Griggs Mother: Maria Horn Spouse: Maria Willison Spouse's Age: 21 Spouse Birth Date: abt 1852 Spouse Birth Place: Ireland Spouse Father: Walter Willison Spouse Mother: Jane Scott

  • Event Map
    Link to Google MapsBorn - May 1851 - , Scotland Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsEmigration - 1867 - , Ontario, Canada Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsResidence - 1873 - AYR, North Dumfries Twp., Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsMarried - 6 Jun 1873 - AYR, North Dumfries Twp., Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsReligion - Methodist - 1891 - AYR, North Dumfries Twp., Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsReligion - Methodist - 1911 - AYR, North Dumfries Twp., Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsDied - 5 Jun 1939 - Dunnville, Haldimand Co., Ontario Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsBuried - 8 Jun 1939 - Ayr Cemetery, Ayr, Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Link to Google Earth
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