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

John F. Ainsworth

Male 1880 - 1961  (80 years)


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  • Name John F. Ainsworth 
    Born 24 Nov 1880  Barrow upon Soar, , Leicestershire, England Find all individuals with events at this location  [1
    Gender Male 
    Military WW1 
    Occupation 1924  Elmira, Woolwich Twp., Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location  [1
    laborer 
    Residence 1933  Elmira, Woolwich Twp., Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location  [2
    Residence 1946  Elmira, Woolwich Twp., Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location  [3
    Eby ID Number Waterloo-261794P 
    Died 3 Sep 1961  Elmira, Woolwich Twp., Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Buried Elmira Union Cemetery, Elmira, Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Person ID I261794  Generations
    Last Modified 20 Aug 2019 

    Father John Ainsworth,   b. 1849, Barrow upon Soar, , Leicestershire, England Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. Yes, date unknown 
    Mother Mary Dickinson,   b. 1850, Ratcliffe on the Wreake, , Leicestershire, England Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. Yes, date unknown 
    Family ID F45669  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

    Family Grace Ann Hughes,   b. 13 Mar 1882, , England Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 7 Feb 1958, Elmira, Woolwich Twp., Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 75 years) 
    Married 6 Jul 1924  Elmira, Woolwich Twp., Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location  [1
    Children 
     1. John "Jack" Ainsworth,   b. 1925,   d. 7 Feb 2013, Kitchener, Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 88 years)
    Last Modified 21 Aug 2019 
    Family ID F233178  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

  • Event Map
    Link to Google MapsBorn - 24 Nov 1880 - Barrow upon Soar, , Leicestershire, England Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsOccupation - laborer - 1924 - Elmira, Woolwich Twp., Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsMarried - 6 Jul 1924 - Elmira, Woolwich Twp., Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsResidence - 1933 - Elmira, Woolwich Twp., Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsResidence - 1946 - Elmira, Woolwich Twp., Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsDied - 3 Sep 1961 - Elmira, Woolwich Twp., Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsBuried - - Elmira Union Cemetery, Elmira, Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Link to Google Earth
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  • Notes 
    • John F.Ainsworth

      The funeral for John F. Ainsworth 80 of Elmira, was conducted Tuesday Sept 5 at the Dreisinger Funeral Chapel, Elmira by Rev. David Baldwin. Burial was in Elmira Cemetery. Mr. Ainsworth died Sunday at Martin's Rest Home, Elmira, after a short illness.

      Born at Barrow-on-Soar, Leicester, England, 24 Nov 1880 he was the son of of the late John F. Ainsworth. His wife was the former Grace Ann Hughes, predeceased him in 1958. He served in the 118th Battalion in the First Word War and was a member of St. Asten's Angilcan Church Elmira,

      He is survived by his son John Jr. of Elmira one brother Herbert, two brothers predeceased him.

  • Sources 
    1. [S721] Vit - ON - Marriage Registration, marriage certificate 20064 (1924), Ainsworth-Hughes.
      John Ainsworth, 43, Laborer, b. England, res. Elmira, son of John Ainsworth (B. England) and Mary Dickinson married Grace Hughes, 40, Dressmaker, b. England, res. Elmira, Spinster, daughter of Owen Hughes (B. Wales) and Annie Williams, Witn: Albert and Mrs. A. Ainsworth both of Elmira, 6 (?) July 1924 in Elmira

    2. [S350] News - ON, Waterloo, Kitchener - Kitchener Daily Record 1919-1947, Obituary of Walter D. Ainsworth - 1 Apr 1933.

    3. [S77] News - ON, Waterloo, Elmira - Elmira Signet (1893-1982), Obituary of Albert E. Ainsworth - 2 Apr 1946.