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

Leonard E. Burton

Male 1898 - 1898


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  • Name Leonard E. Burton 
    Died 20 May 1898  Waterloo Twp., Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Born Sep 1898  , Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location  [1, 2
    Gender Male 
    Religion 1911  Breslau, Waterloo Twp., Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location  [1
    Methodist 
    Elected Office 1952  Waterloo Twp., Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location  [2
    Waterloo Township Councillor 
    Elected Office 1954  , Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location  [2
    Councillor Waterloo County 
    Elected Office 1954  Waterloo Twp., Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location  [2
    Deputy Reeve Waterloo Township Council 
    Elected Office 1956  Waterloo Twp., Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location  [2
    Waterloo Township Councillor 
    Elected Office 1958  , Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location  [2
    Councillor Waterloo County 
    Elected Office 1958  Waterloo Twp., Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location  [2
    Deputy Reeve Waterloo Township Council 
    Elected Office 1959  , Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location  [2
    Councillor Waterloo County 
    Elected Office 1959  Waterloo Twp., Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location  [2
    Reeve Waterloo Township Council 
    Elected Office 1960  , Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location  [2
    Councillor Waterloo County 
    Elected Office 1964  Waterloo Twp., Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location  [2
    Waterloo Township Councillor 
    Land Waterloo Township - German Company Tract Lot 093, Waterloo County, Ontario Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Land Waterloo Township - German Company Tract Lot 093, Waterloo County, Ontario Find all individuals with events at this location  [2
    Eby ID Number Waterloo-204810 
    Person ID I204810  Generations
    Last Modified 3 Sep 2019 

    Father John Burton,   b. CALC 6 Aug 1857, Eramosa Twp., Wellington Co., Ontario Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 1938, Waterloo Twp., Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age ~ 80 years) 
    Mother Ida Rosanna Fischer,   b. Oct 1873, Waterloo Twp., Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 29 Mar 1965, Galt (Cambridge), Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age ~ 91 years) 
    Married 20 Feb 1894  Hespeler (Cambridge), Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location  [3, 4
    Family ID F15234  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

  • Event Map
    Link to Google MapsDied - 20 May 1898 - Waterloo Twp., Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsBorn - Sep 1898 - , Ontario, Canada Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsReligion - Methodist - 1911 - Breslau, Waterloo Twp., Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsElected Office - Waterloo Township Councillor - 1952 - Waterloo Twp., Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsElected Office - Councillor Waterloo County - 1954 - , Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsElected Office - Deputy Reeve Waterloo Township Council - 1954 - Waterloo Twp., Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsElected Office - Waterloo Township Councillor - 1956 - Waterloo Twp., Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsElected Office - Councillor Waterloo County - 1958 - , Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsElected Office - Deputy Reeve Waterloo Township Council - 1958 - Waterloo Twp., Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsElected Office - Councillor Waterloo County - 1959 - , Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsElected Office - Reeve Waterloo Township Council - 1959 - Waterloo Twp., Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsElected Office - Councillor Waterloo County - 1960 - , Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsElected Office - Waterloo Township Councillor - 1964 - Waterloo Twp., Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsLand - - Waterloo Township - German Company Tract Lot 093, Waterloo County, Ontario Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsLand - - Waterloo Township - German Company Tract Lot 093, Waterloo County, Ontario Link to Google Earth
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  • Notes 
    • Died (aged 65) in a car accident the evening of May 29, 1964, on Highway 24 three miles north of Hespeler, while returning from a road inspection. The driver of the other car involved in the head-on collision was charged, and one witness said that she believed that the five men in the car had been drinking. Mr Burton was a century farm owner and township school trustee. He was active in the co-op and Credit Union movement, and was a past president of Breslau Credit Union. As councillor, he held every committee chairmanship, and chaired township's road committee at time of death. Active in Co-op and Credit Union movement and president of Breslau Credit Union. * "One of the chief supporters of the new administration building...and one of the original township officials supporting area planning"


      Excerpted from the Galt Evening Reporter 30 May 1964

  • Sources 
    1. [S342] Census - ON, Waterloo, Waterloo South - 1911, Breslau, Waterloo Township Div. 5 Page 3.

    2. [S1450] Waterloo County Councillors A Collective Biography.

    3. [S4] Vit - ON - Marriage Registration.
      John Burton Born: Eramosa Age: 29 Father: Thos Burton Mother: Jane Burton Born: abt 1865 Spouse: Ida Rosanna Fisher Age: 20 born: Waterloo Father: Enoch Fisher Mother: Catherine Fisher married 20 Feb 1894 married: Waterloo, Waterloo City

    4. [S2488] aaa Vit - ON - Marriage Registration, marriage certificate 012175 (1894).
      Name:Ida Rosanna Fisher Age:20 Birth Year:abt 1874 Birth Place:Waterloo, Ontario Marriage Date:20 Feb 1894 Marriage Place:Waterloo, Ontario, Canada Father:Enoch Fisher Mother:Catherine Fisher Spouse:John Burton