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

Elspet Burnet[1]

Female 1841 - 1927  (85 years)


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  • Name Elspet Burnet 
    Born 4 Jun 1841  Woolwich Twp., Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location  [2, 3, 4, 5, 6, 7
    Gender Female 
    Name Elisabeth Burnett 
    Name Ellsie Burnett 
    Name Elspet Sherriffs 
    Residence 1859  Woolwich Twp., Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location  [8
    Religion 1871  Woolwich Twp., Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location  [5
    Ch. of Scotland 
    Religion 1891  Woolwich Twp., Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location  [6
    Presbyterian 
    Religion 1911  Breslau, Waterloo Twp., Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location  [4
    Presbyterian 
    Eby ID Number Waterloo-232495 
    Died 23 Feb 1927  [9
    Buried Winterbourne Presbyterian Cemetery, Winterbourne, Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location  [9
    Person ID I232495  Generations
    Last Modified 16 Mar 2020 

    Father James Burnett,   b. 5 Apr 1809, Kennethmont, Aberdeen, Scotland Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 24 Dec 1901, Woolwich Twp., Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 92 years) 
    Mother Agnes MacKie,   b. 1804, Of, Winterbourne, Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 26 Sep 1855  (Age 51 years) 
    Family ID F13822  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

    Family Alexander S. Sherriffs,   b. CALC 5 Jun 1831, , Scotland Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 4 Dec 1886, Winterbourne, Woolwich Twp., Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age ~ 55 years) 
    Married 23 Dec 1859  Woolwich Twp., Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location  [7, 10
    Children 
     1. James Sherriffs,   b. 1859, , Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. Yes, date unknown
     2. John Sherriffs,   b. 3 Dec 1860, Woolwich Twp., Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. Yes, date unknown
     3. Agnes Sherriffs,   b. Jan 1864, Woolwich Twp., Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 1950  (Age ~ 85 years)
     4. Lizzie Sherriffs,   b. 1865, , Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. Yes, date unknown
     5. George Sherriffs,   b. Mar 1865, Woolwich Twp., Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. Yes, date unknown
     6. Elizabeth Sheriffs,   b. 23 Dec 1865, Woolwich Twp., Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. Yes, date unknown
     7. Margaret Sherriffs,   b. 18 Nov 1867, Woolwich Twp., Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 1957  (Age 89 years)
     8. Alex Sherriffs,   b. 1870, , Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. Yes, date unknown
     9. Alexander Sheriffs,   b. Feb 1871, Winterbourne, Woolwich Twp., Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. Yes, date unknown
     10. William Sherriffs,   b. 23 Apr 1873, Woolwich Twp., Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. Yes, date unknown
     11. Jennie Sherriffs,   b. 29 Jun 1874, Winterbourne, Woolwich Twp., Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. Yes, date unknown
     12. Jam.... Sherriffs,   b. 1875, Woolwich Twp., Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. Yes, date unknown
     13. Dr. Mary Sherriffs,   b. 18 Jul 1877, Woolwich Twp., Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 1955  (Age 77 years)
     14. Allen Sherriffs,   b. 1879, , Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. Yes, date unknown
     15. Helen May Sherriffs,   b. 2 May 1879, Woolwich Twp., Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. Yes, date unknown
     16. Hellen May Sherriffs,   b. 2 May 1879, Woolwich Twp., Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. Yes, date unknown
     17. Henry Sherriffs,   b. 1880, , Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. Yes, date unknown
     18. Joseph Sherriffs,   b. Mar 1881, Woolwich Twp., Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. Yes, date unknown
     19. Henry Washington Sherriffs,   b. 7 Mar 1881, Woolwich Twp., Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. Yes, date unknown
    Last Modified 16 Mar 2020 
    Family ID F223713  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

  • Sources 
    1. [S4] Vit - ON - Marriage Registration, 011798-91.
      Nelson H. GOOD, 26, Machine Agent, Town of Waterloo, same, s/o Joel GOOD & Agnes KOSEA?, married Margaret SHERRIFFS, 23, Woolwich, same, d/o Alexander SHERRIFFS & Elizabeth BURNETT, witn: William MITCHELL, Waterloo Twp., & Elizabeth SHERRIFFS, Woolwich Twp., 10 June 1891 at Woolwich

    2. [S148] Census - ON, Waterloo, Woolwich - 1901, Woolwich F-1 Page 7.

    3. [S130] Census - ON, Waterloo, Woolwich - 1881, Div. 4 Page 2.

    4. [S342] Census - ON, Waterloo, Waterloo South - 1911, Breslau, Waterloo Township Div. 5 Page 4.

    5. [S144] Census - ON, Waterloo, Woolwich - 1871, Div. 1, Pg. 16.

    6. [S1821] Census - ON, Waterloo, Woolwich - 1891, Div. 2 Page 21.

    7. [S5] Vit - - ON, Waterloo - 1858-1869 Marriage Register.
      Alex Sheriff, 28, res. Woolwich, b. Scotland, son of John and Ann (Earl), married 22 Dec 1859 Elspeth Burnett, 18, res. Woolwich, b. Woolwich, daughter of James and A (Mackie)

    8. [S14] News - ON, Waterloo, Kitchener - Berlin Chronicle (1856-1860), 10 Jan 1860.
      By the Rev. F. W. Bindeman at Berlin on the 28th Dec. James Harris, of Woolwich to Elisabeth Buckler, of Waterloo.

    9. [S417] Cemetery - ON, Waterloo, Woolwich - Winterbourne Presbyterian CC#4597 Internet Link.
      In / Memory Of / Alexander S. / Sherriffs / Died / Dec. 4, 1886 / In His 56th Yr. / His Beloved Wife / Elspeth / Burnett / Died / Feb. 23, 1927 / In Her 86th Yr. / Asleep In Jesus / Sherriffs

    10. [S14] News - ON, Waterloo, Kitchener - Berlin Chronicle (1856-1860), 10 Jan 1860.
      In St. Andrew's Church, Woolwich, by the Rev. James Thom, on the 23rd ult., Mr. Alexander Sheriff, of Aberdeenshire, Scotland, to Miss Elspeth Burnett, eldest daughter of James Burnett, Esq.

  • Event Map
    Link to Google MapsBorn - 4 Jun 1841 - Woolwich Twp., Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsResidence - 1859 - Woolwich Twp., Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsMarried - 23 Dec 1859 - Woolwich Twp., Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsReligion - Ch. of Scotland - 1871 - Woolwich Twp., Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsReligion - Presbyterian - 1891 - Woolwich Twp., Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsReligion - Presbyterian - 1911 - Breslau, Waterloo Twp., Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsBuried - - Winterbourne Presbyterian Cemetery, Winterbourne, Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Link to Google Earth
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