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

Major Johnston

Male 1848 - 1908  (60 years)


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  • Name Major Johnston 
    Born 1848  Haysville, Wilmot Twp., Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location  [1, 2, 3
    Gender Male 
    Religion 1852  Wilmot Twp., Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location  [2
    Church of England 
    Occupation 1871  Wilmot Twp., Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location  [1
    Wool Manufacturer 
    Religion 1871  Wilmot Twp., Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location  [1
    Wesleyan Methodist 
    Eby ID Number Waterloo-245339P 
    Died 7 Jul 1908  Hay Twp., Huron Co., Ontario Find all individuals with events at this location  [3
    Buried Pinehill Cemetery, Pinehill, Wilmot Twp., Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location  [3
    Person ID I245339  Generations
    Last Modified 12 Jun 2019 

    Father James Johnston,   b. 1817, , Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 6 Apr 1892, New Hamburg, Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 75 years) 
    Mother Mary Matilda "Matilda" Brown,   b. 1824, Ireland Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. Dec 1888  (Age 64 years) 
    Family ID F227325  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

  • Event Map
    Link to Google MapsBorn - 1848 - Haysville, Wilmot Twp., Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsReligion - Church of England - 1852 - Wilmot Twp., Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsOccupation - Wool Manufacturer - 1871 - Wilmot Twp., Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsReligion - Wesleyan Methodist - 1871 - Wilmot Twp., Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsDied - 7 Jul 1908 - Hay Twp., Huron Co., Ontario Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsBuried - - Pinehill Cemetery, Pinehill, Wilmot Twp., Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Link to Google Earth
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  • Sources 
    1. [S190] Census - ON, Waterloo, Wilmot - 1871, Div. 3 Page 37.

    2. [S134] Census - ON, Waterloo, Wilmot - 1851, Div. 1 Pg. 8.

    3. [S560] Cemetery - ON, Waterloo, Wilmot - Pinehill Cemetery CC#4549 Cemetery Internet Link.
      [broken stone] aged / 58 years / Dearest brother thou hast left us / Here thy loss we deeply feel / but tis God that hath [bereft us] / He can all our sorrows heal / [This is probably Major Johnston's stone. A transcription of it made several years ago by Mrs Eileen Whitehead of Woodstock reads: Our brother / In memory of / Major Johnston / died / in Zurick, Ont / July 7, 1908 / aged / 58 years /]