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

Annie Cober

Female 1885 - 1954  (69 years)


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  • Name Annie Cober 
    Born 1885  Hay Twp., Huron Co., Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location  [1
    Gender Female 
    Name Annie Elston 
    Eby ID Number Waterloo-220738 
    Died 12 Feb 1954  Guelph City, Wellington Co., Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location  [1
    Buried New Hope Cemetery, Hespeler (Cambridge), Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location  [1
    Person ID I220738  Generations
    Last Modified 29 Jan 2024 

    Father Solomon Cober,   b. 22 Jul 1842, Puslinch Twp., Wellington Co., Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 10 Oct 1936, , Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 94 years) 
    Mother Elizabeth Pletsh,   b. 10 Mar 1859,   d. 6 Feb 1946  (Age 86 years) 
    Family ID F19  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

    Family Ralph J. Elston,   b. Aug 1888, , England Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 8 Feb 1963, Hespeler (Cambridge), Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age ~ 74 years) 
    Married 12 Nov 1913 
    Last Modified 30 Jan 2024 
    Family ID F60104  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

  • Notes 
    • ELSTON, ANNIE (Nee Cober)

      Early Friday night, February 12, 1954, at St. Joseph's Hospital in Guelph, in her 69th year. Born in Hay Township, she was the daughter of the late Soloman Cober and Elizabeth Pletsch. She lived there until the age of 4 years, when the family moved to Puslinch Township. She was married at her home there on November 12, 1913. Mrs. Elston was an adherent of the United Missionary Church in Hespeler. Surviving are four daughters, Emily (Mrs. Jack Thornborow) of Waterdown; Alice (Mrs. Henry Broeckel) of Guelph; Hilda (Mrs. Ivan Tweedle) of Dundas; Miss Helen Elston of Hamilton; two brothers, Jacob Cober of Toronto; Wesley Cober of Cookville; five sisters, Mrs. Susannah Gingrich of Stevensville; Mrs. Jessie Winger of Wainfleet; Mrs. Mary Beer of Hespeler; Mrs. Carl Baker of Kindersley, SK; Mrs. Norman Rieck of Hespeler; and six grandchildren. Service at the Stager Funeral Home in Hespeler on Tues., Feb. 16 at 2: 30. Rev. J. W. Colley officiated. Interment Hespeler Cemetery. Pallbearers: Leslie Witmer and Abraham Wismer of Preston; Elton Holm of Galt; Charles Cober of Kossuth; Cecil Holm and Nelson Bechtel of Hespeler.

      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. [S3231] Find A Grave, https://www.findagrave.com/memorial/86694473/annie-elston.

  • Event Map
    Link to Google MapsBorn - 1885 - Hay Twp., Huron Co., Ontario, Canada Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsDied - 12 Feb 1954 - Guelph City, Wellington Co., Ontario, Canada Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsBuried - - New Hope Cemetery, Hespeler (Cambridge), Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Link to Google Earth
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