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

George Arthur Wells

Male 1905 - 1973  (68 years)


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  • Name George Arthur Wells 
    Born 1 Apr 1905  Preston (Cambridge), Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location  [1, 2
    Gender Male 
    Religion 1911  Galt (Cambridge), Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location  [1
    Anglican 
    Eby ID Number Waterloo-208583 
    Died 28 Sep 1973  Galt (Cambridge), Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location  [3
    Buried 29 Sep 1973  Parklawn Cemetery, Cambridge, Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location  [3
    Person ID I208583  Generations
    Last Modified 17 Feb 2020 

    Father Samuel H. F. Wells,   b. 1 May 1870, Galt (Cambridge), Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. Yes, date unknown 
    Mother Christina Louisa Wright,   b. 9 Jun 1873, Preston (Cambridge), Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. Yes, date unknown 
    Family ID F23312  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

    Family Eleanor Frances Nichol,   b. London, Middlesex, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 21 Jul 1964, Galt (Cambridge), Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Children 
     1. William "Bill" Wells,   d. 1 Aug 1995
    Last Modified 17 Feb 2020 
    Family ID F259775  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

  • Notes 
    • WELLS George A.

      Of 732 Duke St., Preston, at the South Waterloo Memorial Hospital, Friday, Sept. 28, 1973, George A. Wells, beloved husband of Helen Desmond Brown; dear father of John of Agincourt, William of Preston, Marianne. (Mrs. Robert Scott) of Don Mills; also survived by one sister, Isobel (Mrs. Herbert Hodges) of Norwich and two grandchildren; he was predeceased by his first wife Eleanor Nichol in 1964 and one sister Louise (Mrs. Foster Scott) of Simcoe. Mr. Wells was born in Preston and lived in Cambridge, all his life. He owned and operated a drugstore on King St., for 36 years. He apprenticed at R. W. Meikleham of Galt. He was a member of St. John's Anglican Church, the Preston Masonic Lodge and the Scottish Rite. Mr. Wells will be resting at the Barthel-Stager Funeral Home, corner of Queen and Argyle Streets, Preston (Cambridge) until noon on Saturday; then to St. John's Anglican Church for funeral service at 2 p.m. Interment in Park Lawn cemetery.

      Kitchener-Waterloo Record 28 Sep 1973 pg 30

  • Sources 
    1. [S572] Census - ON, Waterloo, Galt - 1911, Div. 17 Page 20.

    2. [S2490] aaa Vit - ON - Birth Registration.
      Name:George Arthur Wells Date of Birth:1 Apr 1905 Gender:Male Birth Place:Waterloo, Ontario, Canada Father's name:S H Wells Mother's name:C L Wright

    3. [S356] Cemetery - ON, Waterloo, Cambridge - Parklawn CC#4504 Internet Link .
      Wells/ George Arthur/ Sept. 28, 1973/ Eleanor Frances/ July 21, 1964.

  • Event Map
    Link to Google MapsBorn - 1 Apr 1905 - Preston (Cambridge), Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsReligion - Anglican - 1911 - Galt (Cambridge), Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsDied - 28 Sep 1973 - Galt (Cambridge), Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsBuried - 29 Sep 1973 - Parklawn Cemetery, Cambridge, Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Link to Google Earth
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