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

John Fraser

Male Cal 1833 - 1900  (~ 67 years)


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  • Name John Fraser 
    Born CALC 10 Mar 1833  North Dumfries Twp., Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location  [1, 2, 3, 4, 5, 6, 7
    Gender Male 
    Residence 1858  North Dumfries Twp., Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location  [4
    Land - Directory 1864  North Dumfries Concession 08 Lot 26, Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location  [8
    Occupation 1871  North Dumfries Twp., Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location  [6
    Farmer 
    Occupation 1881  North Dumfries Twp., Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location  [1
    Farmer 
    Residence 1881  North Dumfries Twp., Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location  [1
    Free Thinker 
    Occupation 1891  North Dumfries Twp., Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location  [5
    Free Thinker 
    Residence 1900  North Dumfries Concession 08 Lot 26, Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location  [3
    Eby ID Number Waterloo-251000 
    Died 12 Nov 1900  North Dumfries Twp., Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location  [2, 3, 7
    Cause: Cause: Apoplexy and Paralysis (4 years) 
    Buried 15 Nov 1900  Ayr Cemetery, Ayr, Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location  [2, 7
    Person ID I251000  Generations
    Last Modified 26 Jun 2024 

    Father John Fraser,   b. 1799, , Scotland Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. Sep 1868, , Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 69 years) 
    Mother Elizabeth Calder,   b. 1800, , Scotland Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 25 Aug 1870, North Dumfries Twp., Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 70 years) 
    Married 16 Jun 1826  Petty, Inverness, Scotland Find all individuals with events at this location  [9, 10
    Family ID F35947  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

    Family Mary Brown,   b. Mar 1838, North Dumfries Twp., Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 29 Sep 1908, Ayr, North Dumfries Twp., Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age ~ 70 years) 
    Married 15 Oct 1858  , Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location  [4, 11
    Children 
     1. ? Fraser
     2. John Fraser,   b. Sep 1857, Ayr, North Dumfries Twp., Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 17 Feb 1948, Ayr, North Dumfries Twp., Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age ~ 90 years)
     3. John Brown Fraser,   b. 12 Mar 1859, North Dumfries Twp., Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 8 Jan 1945, Glen Morris, South Dumfries Twp., Brant Co., Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 85 years)
     4. Jean "Jennie" Fraser,   b. 1860, North Dumfries Twp., Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. Yes, date unknown
     5. Eliza Fraser,   b. 8 Nov 1863, North Dumfries Twp., Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 9 Oct 1936, Guelph City, Wellington Co., Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 72 years)
     6. Hannah Fraser,   b. 1865, North Dumfries Twp., Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. Yes, date unknown
     7. Margaret "Maggie" Fraser,   b. 1867, North Dumfries Twp., Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. Yes, date unknown
     8. Lillie Fraser,   b. 1871, , Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. Yes, date unknown
     9. Louisa Lily "Lily" Fraser,   b. 12 Aug 1871, North Dumfries Twp., Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 30 May 1944, Woodstock, Oxford Co., Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 72 years)
     10. James Fraser,   b. 5 Mar 1874, North Dumfries Twp., Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 16 Oct 1882, North Dumfries Twp., Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 8 years)
     11. Walter A. Fraser,   b. Apr 1877, North Dumfries Twp., Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. Apr 1890, North Dumfries Twp., Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age ~ 13 years)
     12. Mary Ellen Fraser,   b. 5 Jul 1878, North Dumfries Twp., Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 2 Oct 1910, Minnedosa, , Manitoba, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 32 years)
    Last Modified 26 Jun 2024 
    Family ID F228238  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

  • Notes 
    • In Memoriam Died In North Dumfries, on Monday afternoon, November 12th, 1900, at 2. 30 o'clock, John Fraser, Sen., Aged 67 years, 8 months and 2 days. The Funeral Will take place on Thursday, November 15th, at 2 o'clock, p. m, from his late residence, Lot 26, Concession 8, North Dumfries to the Ayr Cemetery. Friends and acquaintances will please accept this intimation.


      Funeral Card of John Fraser

  • Sources 
    1. [S205] Census - ON, Waterloo, North Dumfries - 1881, North Div. 2 Page 33.

    2. [S367] Cemetery - ON, Waterloo, Ayr - Ayr Public CC#4489 Internet Link .
      In Loving Memory of / John Fraser / Born Mar 1833, Died Nov 1900 / His Wife / Mary Brown / Born Mar 1838, Died Sept 1908 / Also Their Sons / James / born Mar 1874, Died Oct 1882 / Walter A / Born April 1877, Died April 1890 / Mary E Fraser Wife of / Herbert Thomson / Born July 1878, Died Oct 1910

    3. [S713] Vit - ON - Death Registration, death certificate 27025 (1900), John Fraser.
      John Fraser, d. 12 Nov 1900 North Dumfries, aged 67y, b. Ontario, residence Conc. 8 Lot 26, occ. farmer, cause: appolexy and paralysis (4 years)

    4. [S5] Vit - - ON, Waterloo - 1858-1869 Marriage Register, Rev. John James, United Presbyterian Church, Galt return 10.
      John Fraser Jr., 24, North Dumfries, same, s/o John Fraser & Elizabeth CALDER, married Mary BROWN, 20, North Dumfries, same, d/o James BROWN & Jane DRYDEN, witn: James BROWN of N. Dumfries, 15 Oct 1858

    5. [S2042] Census - ON, Waterloo, North Dumfries - 1891, Section 1 Page 16.

    6. [S355] Census - ON, Waterloo, North Dumfries - 1871, Div. 2, Page 54.

    7. [S367] Cemetery - ON, Waterloo, Ayr - Ayr Public CC#4489 Internet Link .
      [Front/West] In Loving memory of/ John Fraser/ born 1799, died Sept. 1868/ his wife/ Eliza Colder/ born 1800, died Aug. 1870/ also their children/ Jane/ born 1841, died Sept. 1857/ Simon/ born 1836, died May 1860/ Malcolm/ born 1843, died Feb. 1864
      [Right/South] John B. Fraser/ 1859 - 1945/ his wife/ Janet M. Renwick/ 1856 - 1950
      [Back/East] In Loving memory of/ John Fraser/ born Mar. 1833 died Nov. 1900/ his wife/ Mary Brown/ born Mar. 1838, died Sept. 1908/ also their sons/ James/ born Mar. 1874, died Oct. 1882/ Walter A./ born April 1877, died April 1890/ Mary E. Fraser wife of/ Herbert/ Thomson/ Born July 1878, Died Oct. 1910/ Fraser.
      [Left/North] James Dryden/ 1884 - 1919/ his wife/ Isabella Fraser/ 1887 - 1914/ their dau./ Isabel/ wife of/ Peter Moore

    8. [S330] Directory - ON, Waterloo - 1864 - County of Waterloo gazetteer and general business directory for 1864.

    9. [S27] International Genealogical Index - Extracted Church Records, Parish registers for Petty, 1633-1854 Church of Scotland. Parish Church of Petty (Inverness) Film 990715.
      1826, Jun 16, Jno Fraser and Elizabeth Calder were contracted.

    10. [S1778] Census - ON, Waterloo, North Dumfries - 1861, Div 3 Page 28.

    11. [S4] Vit - ON - Marriage Registration.
      Name: John Tersner Jr Age: 24 Birth Date: abt 1834 Birth Place: North Dumfries Marriage Date: 15 Oct 1858 Marriage County or District: Waterloo Father: John Mother: Elizabeth H Calder Spouse: Mary Brown Spouse's Age: 20 Spouse Birth Date: abt 1838 Spouse Birth Place: North Dumfries Spouse Residence: North Dumfries Spouse Father: James Spouse Mother: Jane Dryden

  • Event Map
    Link to Google MapsBorn - CALC 10 Mar 1833 - North Dumfries Twp., Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsResidence - 1858 - North Dumfries Twp., Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsMarried - 15 Oct 1858 - , Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsLand - Directory - 1864 - North Dumfries Concession 08 Lot 26, Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsOccupation - Farmer - 1871 - North Dumfries Twp., Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsOccupation - Farmer - 1881 - North Dumfries Twp., Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsResidence - Free Thinker - 1881 - North Dumfries Twp., Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsOccupation - Free Thinker - 1891 - North Dumfries Twp., Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsResidence - 1900 - North Dumfries Concession 08 Lot 26, Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsDied - Cause: Cause: Apoplexy and Paralysis (4 years) - 12 Nov 1900 - North Dumfries Twp., Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsBuried - 15 Nov 1900 - Ayr Cemetery, Ayr, Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Link to Google Earth
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