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

James Gordon "Gordon" Marshall

Male 1901 - 1985  (83 years)


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  • Name James Gordon "Gordon" Marshall 
    Born 19 Dec 1901  North Dumfries Twp., Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location  [1, 2
    Gender Male 
    Religion 1911  Roseville, North Dumfries Twp., Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location  [1
    Presbyterian 
    Died 27 Mar 1985  Ayr, North Dumfries Twp., Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location  [3
    Buried 29 Mar 1985  Ayr Cemetery, Ayr, Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location  [3
    Residence 1986  200 Piper St., Ayr, Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Eby ID Number Waterloo-198857 
    Person ID I198857  Generations
    Last Modified 22 Oct 2019 

    Father Cameron Marshall,   b. 13 Nov 1862, North Dumfries Twp., Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 1 May 1917, Ayr, North Dumfries Twp., Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 54 years) 
    Mother Mary Isabella Deans,   b. 14 May 1865, North Dumfries Twp., Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 25 May 1950, Galt (Cambridge), Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 85 years) 
    Married 5 Jun 1889  North Dumfries Twp., Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location  [4
    Family ID F19080  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

    Family Ada May Plumstead,   b. 6 Aug 1910, Brantford Twp., Brant Co., Ontario Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 23 May 2002, Paris, Brant County, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 91 years) 
    Married 21 Sep 1932  , Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Children 
     1. Female Marshall,   b. 29 Oct 1933, Galt (Cambridge), Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 29 Oct 1933, Galt (Cambridge), Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 0 years)
     2. William Howard "Howard" Marshall,   b. 13 Jul 1935,   d. Yes, date unknown
     3. Gordon Ross Marshall,   b. 12 Jan 1937, , Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 28 Feb 2008, Brantford, Brant Co., Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 71 years)
     4. Norma Mae Marshall,   b. 28 May 1939,   d. Yes, date unknown
     5. Robert D. Marshall
    Last Modified 22 Oct 2019 
    Family ID F248157  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

  • Notes 
    • J. Gordon Marshall A life-long resident of the district, and a member of one of North Dumfries Township's pioneer families, James Gordon Marshall passed away at his home, 200 Piper Street, Ayr, on Thursday, March 27th. He was in his 85th year. A son of the late Cameron Marshall and Isabella Deans, he was born on the Marshall homestead Reidsville Road now owned by the Eby family. He and his wife, the former Ada Plumstead whom he married September 21, 1932, operated the farm until retiring to Ayr 19 years ago. Upon moving to Ayr he worked for a time at John Watson Mfg. A valued member of Knox United Church, Ayr. Mr. Marshall served on the church official board for over 50 years. He was a secretary and trustee of the former Greenfield School for many years. Mr. Mar-shall was a past president and honourary director of the North Dumfries Plow-men's Association. Beloved husband of Ada Plumstead; dear father of Howard of Ayr, Ross of Drumbo, Mrs. Harvey (Norma) Hutton of Waterloo and Robert of Brampton; also loved by six grandchildren and two great-grand-children. Funeral service was held at the Wm. Kipp Funeral Home, Paris on Saturday with Rev. George Saunders of Knox United Church, Ayr, officiating. Interment Ayr Cemetery.


      The Ayr News Apr 2 1986 pg 8a

  • Sources 
    1. [S562] Census - ON, Waterloo, North Dumfries - 1911, Div 3. Pg. 10.

    2. [S57] Vit - ON - Birth Registration.
      Name: James Gordan Marshall Date of Birth: 19 Dec 1901 Gender: Male Birth Place: Waterloo, Ontario, Canada Father's name: Cameron Marshall Mother's name: Bella Deans

    3. [S367] Cemetery - ON, Waterloo, Ayr - Ayr Public CC#4489 Internet Link .
      [Front/Northeast] Isabella/ died May 30, 1888;/ aged 27 Y'rs 5 Mo's & 22 days/ Janet,/ died Feb. 27, 1880;/ aged 21 Y'rs 4 Mo's & 23 days/ Margaret/ died Sep. 7, 1857;/ aged 1 year 6 Mo's & 25 days/ Thomas/ died Sep. 25, 1850/ aged 11 months/ Infant dau. died Sep. 14, 1854/ Aged 2 days/ Gordon Ross Marshall/ Jan 12, 1937 - Feb. 28, 2008/ And his wife/ E. M. (Tiilie) Ricker/ June 26, 1945 - /

      [Left/Southeast] Thomas Marshall, died Jan. 5, 1889;/ aged 70 years, 3 Mo's 20 D'ys/ also his wife/ Janet Anderson/ died Jan. 20, 1878;/ aged 55 years, & 10 months/ and their children/ Agness, eldest dau./ died Apr. 17, 1879;/ aged 32 years, 1 Mo. & 22 days/ Jane, second dau./ Died June 11, 1884;/ aged 36 years & 3 months/ Wm. Howard Marshall/ July 13 - 1935 - / and his wife/ Winnifred A. Leich/ Sept. 9, 1938 - /

      [Back/Southwest] Cameron Marshall/ died May 1, 1917/ In his 55th year/ his beloved wife/ Mary Isabella Deans/ died May 25, 1950/ aged 85 years/ their youngest son/ Gordon Marshall/ died March 27, 1986/ In his 85th year/ his beloved wife/ Ada Mae Plumstead/ Died May 23, 2002/ In her 92nd year/ Their infant daughter - 1933/

      [Right/Northwest] Elizabeth A./ dau. of/ Thomas & Janet/ Marshall/ died Feb. 9th, 1903/ aged 51 years & 17 days/ Children of Gordon & Ada; Howard, Ross, Norma and/ Robert D. Marshall/ June 5, 1943 - / Norma Mae Marshall/ May 28, 1939 - / and her husband/ harvey E. Hutton/ June 25, 1936 - /

    4. [S4] Vit - ON - Marriage Registration.
      Name: Cameron Marshall Age: 26 Birth Date: abt 1863 Birth Place: North Dumfries Marriage Date: 5 Jun 1889 Marriage County or District: Waterloo Father: Thomas Marshall Mother: Janet Anderson Spouse: Mary I Deans Spouse's Age: 24 Spouse Birth Date: abt 1865 Spouse Birth Place: North Dumfries Spouse Father: Richard Deans Spouse Mother: Deans Deans

  • Event Map
    Link to Google MapsBorn - 19 Dec 1901 - North Dumfries Twp., Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsReligion - Presbyterian - 1911 - Roseville, North Dumfries Twp., Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsMarried - 21 Sep 1932 - , Ontario, Canada Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsDied - 27 Mar 1985 - AYR, North Dumfries Twp., Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsBuried - 29 Mar 1985 - Ayr Cemetery, Ayr, Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsResidence - 1986 - 200 Piper St., Ayr, Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Link to Google Earth
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