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

John James Poore[1]

Male 1902 - 1975  (73 years)


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  • Name John James Poore 
    Born 31 Mar 1902  Preston (Cambridge), Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location  [2, 3, 4
    Gender Male 
    Religion 1911  Waterloo Twp., Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location  [2
    Methodist 
    Occupation 1925  Kitchener, Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location  [3
    furniture worker 
    Residence 1925  140 Weber St. E., Kitchener, Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location  [3
    Eby ID Number Waterloo-203937 
    Died 30 May 1975  Cambridge, Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location  [5
    Buried 2 Jun 1975  Parklawn Cemetery, Cambridge, Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location  [5
    Person ID I203937  Generations
    Last Modified 29 Sep 2019 

    Father John Aaron Poore,   b. 12 Apr 1876, Plattsville, Blenheim Twp., Oxford Co., Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 24 Jan 1945, Preston (Cambridge), Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 68 years) 
    Mother Edith Cockerton,   b. 24 Feb 1879, Haysville, Wilmot Twp., Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 21 Nov 1948, Preston (Cambridge), Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 69 years) 
    Married 24 Nov 1898  Plattsville, Blenheim Twp., Oxford Co., Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location  [6, 7
    Family ID F188886  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

    Family Myrtle Belle Rickert,   b. 16 Jan 1906, Waterloo Twp., Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 17 Jan 1982, Cambridge, Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 76 years) 
    Married 30 Sep 1925  Kitchener, Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location  [3
    Children 
     1. Larry Poore
     2. Betty Marie Poore
     3. Donald Allen Poore,   b. 29 Apr 1928,   d. Bef 2015, Little Falls, Herkimer, New York, United States Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age < 86 years)
     4. Isabelle Edith Poore,   b. 25 Nov 1929,   d. Yes, date unknown
     5. Ruth Jeannette Poore,   b. 26 Sep 1931,   d. 30 Aug 1969  (Age 37 years)
     6. George Kenneth Poore
     7. Shirley Jean Poore,   b. 10 Jul 1935, Plattsville, Blenheim Twp., Oxford Co., Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 30 Apr 1997, Cambridge, Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 61 years)
     8. Margaret Eleanor Poore
     9. David Poore,   b. Apr 1939, , Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 21 Apr 1939, Bridgeport (Kitchener), Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age ~ 0 years)
     10. Philip Perry Poore,   b. 28 Apr 1940, Cambridge, Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 28 Mar 1996, Cambridge, Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 55 years)
     11. Jacqueline "Jackie" Poore
     12. Harold Poore,   b. 5 Sep 1945,   d. 7 Sep 1945  (Age 0 years)
    Last Modified 30 Sep 2019 
    Family ID F45289  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

  • Event Map
    Link to Google MapsBorn - 31 Mar 1902 - Preston (Cambridge), Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsReligion - Methodist - 1911 - Waterloo Twp., Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsOccupation - furniture worker - 1925 - Kitchener, Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsResidence - 1925 - 140 Weber St. E., Kitchener, Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsMarried - 30 Sep 1925 - Kitchener, Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsDied - 30 May 1975 - Cambridge, Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsBuried - 2 Jun 1975 - Parklawn Cemetery, Cambridge, Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Link to Google Earth
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  • Notes 
    • POORE, John

      Of 242 Jacob St., Cambridge, at his residence, May 30, 1975, in his 74th year, John Poore. Beloved husband of Myrtle Rickert; dear father of Donald of Little Falls, N.Y., George, Phillip and Larry, all of Cambridge, Betty (Mrs. William St. Croix) of St. Catharines, Jacqueline (Mrs. Jack Berner) of Kitchener, Isabel (Mrs. Jack Gambling), Shirley (Mrs. Wilfred Main) and Margaret (Mrs. William King), all of Cambridge; dear brother of Charles of Exter, Joseph of Toronto, Mrs. May Affeldt of Kitchener, Agnes (Mrs. Arthur Huff) of British Columbia, Mrs. Christine Botten of Cambridge, Hazel (Mrs. Norman Pipe) of Simcoe and Mrs. Marie Martin of Kitchener; he is also survived by 47 grandchildren and five great-grandchildren. He was born in Waterloo Township and resided all his life in the Cambridge area; had been employed by the C.O.S.F. until retirement. Resting at the Barthel-Stager Funeral Home, Queenston Rd., at Argyle St., Cambridge, from 2 p.m., Saturday, May 31, until noon Monday, June 2, then to King St. Baptist Church for service at 2 p.m. Interment followed in Parklawn cemetery, Cambridge.

      Kitchener-Waterloo Record 30 May 1975 pg 25

  • Sources 
    1. [S2403] News - Unidentified Newspaper Obituary, Obituary of Melinda Hallman - Rickert.

    2. [S272] Census - ON, Waterloo, Waterloo Twp. - 1911, Div. 7 Page 10.

    3. [S721] Vit - ON - Marriage Registration, marriage certificate.
      John James Poore, 23, Furniture Worker, b. Preston, 140 Weber St. E. Kitchener, son of John A. Poore (B. Plattsville) and Edith Cockerton married Myrtle Belle Rickert, 19, Rubber Worker, b. Waterloo Twp, 140 Weber St. E. Kitchener, daughter of Simon Rickert (B. Waterloo Co) and Melinda Hallman, Witn: Charles Poore of Preston and Pearl Rickert of 140 Weber St. Kitchener, 30 September 1925 Kitchener

    4. [S2490] aaa Vit - ON - Birth Registration.
      Name:John James Poore Date of Birth:31 Mar 1902 Gender:Male Birth Place:Waterloo, Ontario, Canada Father's name:John Poore Mother's name:Edith Cockerton

    5. [S356] Cemetery - ON, Waterloo, Cambridge - Parklawn CC#4504 Internet Link .
      Poore/ In Loving Memory Of/ John J./ 1902 - 1975/ Myrtle B./ 1906 - 1982/ A Day Of Duty Done/ A Day Of Rest Begun.

    6. [S721] Vit - ON - Marriage Registration, marriage certificate (1898), Poore-Cockerton.
      John Aaron Poore, farm labourer of Plattsville, Birth Place: Platteville Age: 22 Estimated Birth Year: abt 1876 Father Name: Joseph poore Mother Name: Eliabeth Partridge Spouse Name: Edith Cockerton, residence Plattsville, Spouse's Age: 19 Spouse Birth Place: Haysville Spouse Father Name: John Cockerton Spouse Mother Name: Elizabeth Pettite Marriage Date: 24 Nov 1898 Marriage Location: Oxford

    7. [S4] Vit - ON - Marriage Registration.
      Name:John Aaron Boore Age:22 Birth Date:abt 1876 Birth Place:Platteville Marriage Date:24 Nov 1898 Marriage County or District:Oxford Father:Joseph Boore Mother:Eliabeth Partridge Spouse:Edith Cockerton Spouse's Age: 19 Spouse Birth Date:abt 1879 Spouse Birth Place:Haysville Spouse Father:John Cockerton Spouse Mother:Elizabeth Pettite