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

Matthew Durrant

Male 1857 - 1929  (72 years)


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  • Name Matthew Durrant 
    Born 25 Jan 1857  Winterbourne, Woolwich Twp., Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location  [1, 2, 3, 4, 5
    Gender Male 
    Residence 1861  Waterloo Twp., Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location  [4
    Wesley Methodist 
    Residence 1871  Waterloo Twp., Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location  [5
    Methodist 
    Occupation 1881  Waterloo Twp., Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location  [2
    Farmer 
    Residence 1881  Waterloo Twp., Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location  [2
    Weslyan Methodist 
    Occupation 1901  Kitchener, Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location  [1
    Stationary Engineer 
    Occupation 1911  Kitchener, Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location  [3
    Fireman, Tannery 
    Residence 1911  Kitchener, Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location  [3
    Lutheran 
    Eby ID Number Waterloo-264768 
    Died 3 May 1929  Barton Twp., Wentworth Co., Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Buried Mount Hope Cemetery, Kitchener, Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Person ID I264768  Generations
    Last Modified 11 Jun 2024 

    Father Henry Durrant, Sr.,   b. Apr 1827, Great Glemham, , Suffolk, England Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 1911, Dows, Wright, Iowa, United States Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age ~ 83 years) 
    Mother Jane Sherington,   b. 1825, , England Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 1883, Kitchener, Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 58 years) 
    Married 20 Oct 1851  , Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location  [6
    Family ID F274064  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

    Family Minnie Oelschaeger,   b. 3 Sep 1861, Waterloo Twp., Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. Yes, date unknown 
    Married 16 Nov 1881  Kitchener, Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Children 
     1. William Henry "Frank" Durrant,   b. 8 Apr 1882, , Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 1957  (Age 74 years)
     2. Eugene Eugene Durrant,   b. 5 Jul 1883, Emerson, , Manitoba, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 21 Jun 1965, Geneva, Ashtabula, Ohio, United States Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 81 years)
     3. Matthew Thomas Durrant,   b. 15 Nov 1899, , Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 31 Jan 1974, Detroit, Wayne, Michigan, United States Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 74 years)
     4. Alfred Edward "Edward" Durrant,   b. Aug 1904, Kitchener, Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. Yes, date unknown
    Last Modified 11 Jun 2024 
    Family ID F177245  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

  • Photos
    Matthew and Minnie Durrant -
    Matthew and Minnie Durrant -
    Tracy Weldon originally shared this on 28 Apr 2017 to Ancestry Public Member Tree

  • Sources 
    1. [S137] Census - ON, Waterloo, Berlin - 1901, Berlin (Town/Ville) A-3 Page 22.

    2. [S224] Census - ON, Waterloo, Waterloo North - 1881, Waterloo N. Twp. 1881 Page 9.

    3. [S340] Census - ON, Waterloo, Berlin - 1911, Div. 31 Pg. 5.

    4. [S1887] Census - ON, Waterloo, Waterloo Twp. - 1861 (North Division), Div 7 Page 47.

    5. [S514] Census - ON, Waterloo, Waterloo Twp. - 1871, Sect. 2 Page 27.

    6. [S13] Vit - - ON, Waterloo - Wellington District Marriage Register Part 1 1840-1852.
      Marriages By Rev'd S. Waldron, Wesleyan Methodist Minister
      Henry Durrant, To Jane Shaneton, Both Of Woolwich. 20 Oct. 1851. Wit. Donald McKay And John Durrant.

  • Event Map
    Link to Google MapsBorn - 25 Jan 1857 - Winterbourne, Woolwich Twp., Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsResidence - Wesley Methodist - 1861 - Waterloo Twp., Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsResidence - Methodist - 1871 - Waterloo Twp., Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsOccupation - Farmer - 1881 - Waterloo Twp., Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsResidence - Weslyan Methodist - 1881 - Waterloo Twp., Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsMarried - 16 Nov 1881 - Kitchener, Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsOccupation - Stationary Engineer - 1901 - Kitchener, Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsOccupation - Fireman, Tannery - 1911 - Kitchener, Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsResidence - Lutheran - 1911 - Kitchener, Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsDied - 3 May 1929 - Barton Twp., Wentworth Co., Ontario, Canada Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsBuried - - Mount Hope Cemetery, Kitchener, Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Link to Google Earth
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