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

Gertrude Laurene Hahn

Female 1902 - 1958  (55 years)


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  • Name Gertrude Laurene Hahn 
    Born 1 Nov 1902  Waterloo Twp., Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location  [1
    Gender Female 
    Name Gertrude Laurene Burrows 
    Residence 1911  Breslau, Waterloo Twp., Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location  [1
    Methodist 
    Eby ID Number Waterloo-204494 
    Died 17 Mar 1958  RR2, Hespeler, Waterloo Region, Ontario Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Buried Crieff Cemetery, Crieff, Wellington Co., Ontario Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Person ID I204494  Generations
    Last Modified 24 Sep 2022 

    Father Cyrus Holm,   b. 1 Dec 1862, Puslinch Twp., Wellington Co., Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 20 Feb 1906, Galt (Cambridge), Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 43 years) 
    Mother Matilda Cober,   b. 9 Nov 1860, Puslinch Twp., Wellington Co., Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 1 Jul 1928, Preston (Cambridge), Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 67 years) 
    Married 25 Dec 1883  Preston (Cambridge), Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location  [2
    Family ID F3562  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

    Family Wallace William Burrows,   b. Between 1897 and 1898, Eden Mills, Wellington Co., Ontario Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 4 Jul 1969, Guelph City, Wellington Co., Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age ~ 72 years) 
    Married 17 Mar 1928 
    Last Modified 24 Sep 2022 
    Family ID F60003  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

  • Notes 
    • BURROWS, GERTRUDE LAURENE (Nee Holm)

      Funeral for Mrs. Burrows was held at the McLanaghan-Wall Funeral Home on Wednesday at 2: 30, conducted by Rev. Hugh Wilson. After a lengthy illness, at her home R. R. #2 Hespeler, on Monday, March 17, 1958. Daughter of the late Mr. and Mrs. Cyrus Holm of Waterloo Township, where she was born 55 years ago. In 1912, she and her mother moved to Guelph. She was an active member of Knox Presbyterian Church in Crieff. She married Wallace William Burrows on March 17, 1928, spending fifteen years at Eden Mills and fifteen years at R. R. #2, Hespeler. Surviving are her husband, two sons, Bryce and Neil; two daughters, Donna (Mrs. Ken Ritchie) of Chatham; and Laurie; three sisters, Bella (Mrs. I. Wismer) of Galt; Mabel (Mrs. G. Turner) of Lapeer, Ml; Pearl (Mrs. W. Bidleman) of Yale, Ml; brothers, Alvin of Preston; Raldon of Saskatoon; Claude of Pontiac, Ml; Elton of Galt; Earl of Hamilton; and one grandchild, Peggy Burrows. One sister, Priscilla (Mrs. H. Higgins) predeceased her. Pallbearers were: Bryce and Neil Burrows, her sons; Ken Ritchie, her son-in-law; Lome Burrows, her brother-in-law; Jack Mast and Frank Rolfe. Interment Crieff Cemetery.

      A Celebration of Lives Obituaries of Puslinch Township, Wellington Co., Ontario Vol 1, Anna Jackson & Marjorie Clark
      Used with kind permission of Marjorie Clark

  • Sources 
    1. [S342] Census - ON, Waterloo, Waterloo South - 1911, Breslau, Waterloo Township Div. 5 Page 8.

    2. [S721] Vit - ON - Marriage Registration, marriage certificate 12295 (1883), Holmes-Cober.
      Cyrus Holmes, 22, Yeoman, Puslinch Twp., Same, s/o Daniel and Esther, Married Matilda Cober, 23, Puslinch Twp., Same, d/o Jacob and Mary, Witn: Isaac C. Cober and Elizabeth Bechtel, both of Puslinch Twp., 25 Dec 1883 At Preston

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    Link to Google MapsBorn - 1 Nov 1902 - Waterloo Twp., Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsResidence - Methodist - 1911 - Breslau, Waterloo Twp., Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsDied - 17 Mar 1958 - RR2, Hespeler, Waterloo Region, Ontario Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsBuried - - Crieff Cemetery, Crieff, Wellington Co., Ontario Link to Google Earth
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