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

Fanny Bristow

Female 1827 - 1893  (65 years)


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  • Name Fanny Bristow 
    Born 20 Nov 1827  Shipley, Sussex, England Find all individuals with events at this location  [1, 2, 3, 4, 5, 6, 7, 8
    Gender Female 
    Name Fanny Peterson 
    Residence 1847  Woolwich Twp., Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location  [9
    Religion 1861  Woolwich Twp., Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location  [7
    Church of England 
    Religion 1871  Woolwich Twp., Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location  [4
    U. Brethren 
    Religion 1891  Woolwich Twp., Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location  [8
    Lutheran 
    Eby ID Number Waterloo-26910 
    Died 20 Oct 1893  Wellesley Twp., Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location  [1, 2, 6
    Cause: heart failure 
    Buried Hawkesville Union Cemetery, Hawkesville, Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location  [1, 2
    Person ID I26910  Generations
    Last Modified 29 Sep 2019 

    Father Edward Bristow,   b. CALC 2 Mar 1807, Horsham, , Sussex, England Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 25 Sep 1884, Woolwich Twp., Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age ~ 77 years) 
    Mother Hannah Streeter,   b. CALC 2 Jul 1808, , Surrey, England Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 2 Aug 1873, Wallace Township, Perth Co., Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age ~ 65 years) 
    Married 31 Jul 1827  Shipley, Sussex, England Find all individuals with events at this location  [10
    Family ID F168615  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

    Family Henry William Lewis Peterson,   b. 6 Apr 1822, , Somerset Co, , Pennsylvania Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 20 Aug 1913, Hawkesville, Wellesley Twp., Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 91 years) 
    Married 23 Mar 1847  , Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location  [9
    Children 
     1. Alexander S. Peterson,   b. 12 Dec 1847, Woolwich Twp., Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 8 Sep 1920, St. Jacobs, Woolwich Twp., Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 72 years)
     2. James Albert Peterson,   b. 18 Sep 1849, Woolwich Twp., Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 23 Dec 1941, Beamsville, Lincoln Co., Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 92 years)
     3. Hannah Lavina Peterson,   b. 1 Mar 1852, Woolwich Twp., Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 19 Mar 1922, Woolwich Twp., Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 70 years)
     4. John E. Peterson,   b. 26 Apr 1856, Woolwich Twp., Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. Yes, date unknown
     5. Henry W. Peterson,   b. 25 Dec 1859, Woolwich Twp., Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. Yes, date unknown
     6. Charlotte A. Peterson,   b. 6 Aug 1863, Woolwich Twp., Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 1941  (Age 77 years)
     7. Charles Peterson,   b. 1865, Woolwich Twp., Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. Yes, date unknown
     8. Sydney Bristow,   b. 1869, Woolwich Twp., Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. Yes, date unknown
    Last Modified 30 Sep 2019 
    Family ID F7037  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

  • Event Map
    Link to Google MapsBorn - 20 Nov 1827 - Shipley, Sussex, England Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsResidence - 1847 - Woolwich Twp., Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsMarried - 23 Mar 1847 - , Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsReligion - Church of England - 1861 - Woolwich Twp., Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsReligion - U. Brethren - 1871 - Woolwich Twp., Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsReligion - Lutheran - 1891 - Woolwich Twp., Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsDied - Cause: heart failure - 20 Oct 1893 - Wellesley Twp., Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsBuried - - Hawkesville Union Cemetery, Hawkesville, Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Link to Google Earth
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  • Notes 
    • Died near Hawksville on Friday, Oct. 20th Fannie, beloved wife of Mr. H.W. Peterson, aged 65 years, 11 months and 8 days. The deceased bore the reputation of being a most estimable, kind-hearted and benevolent lady who made many warm friends and acquaintances of those with whom she came in personal contact. These together with nearer relatives mourn her demise. The funeral, which took place on Sunday afternoon to the Hawksville Cemetery, was largely attended by the bereaved relatives and a large concourse of sympathizing friends and acquaintances.


      ELMIRA ADVERTISER, October 26, 1893

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      On Friday morning, Oct. 20th, Mrs. Wm. Peterson passed peacefully to her long home. Mrs. Peterson was a native of Sussex, Eng., and came to this country when but four years old, settling first near Elmira. For many years past she resided on the old homestead about a mile east of this village.…A noble wife, a loving mother,who will be sadly missed by the bereaved family. The remains were interred in the cemtery here on Sabbath afternoon.…Rev. J. Showers of the U. B. church, of which Mrs. Peterson was a member preached. [See also p. 9, col. 1]

      Elmira Signet 26 Oct 1893 pg 8 col 4

  • Sources 
    1. [S120] Cemetery - ON, Waterloo, Wellesley - Hawkesville Union CC#4529 Waterloo Region Branch, OGS.
      Charles Lewis Peterson / 1795-1876 / Theresia, his wife / 1797-1851 / Henry William Peterson / 1822-1913 / Fanny Bristow his wife / 1827-1893 / Hannah L Peterson / 1852-1922 / Peterson

    2. [S116] Vit - ON - Death Registration, 18028-1893 Fanny Bristow.

    3. [S130] Census - ON, Waterloo, Woolwich - 1881, Div. 1 Page 13.

    4. [S144] Census - ON, Waterloo, Woolwich - 1871, Div. 2 Page 20.

    5. [S141] Census - ON, Waterloo, Woolwich - 1851, Div. 3, Pg. 17.

    6. [S956] News - ON, Waterloo, Elmira - Elmira Advertiser, "Obituary of Fanny Peterson," 26 Oct 1893.

    7. [S915] Census - ON, Waterloo, Woolwich - 1861, Township of Woolwich 1861 Div. 3 Page 26.

    8. [S1821] Census - ON, Waterloo, Woolwich - 1891, Section 3 Page 11.

    9. [S12] Vit - ON, Gore - Gore District Marriage Register - Waterloo Entries, James Strange Presbyterian not Hamilton area (pg. 88 - 90).
      Henry W. Pelerson, married Fanny Brestowe, [Bristow] both of Woolich. 23 Mar 1847, by licence, Witnesses: David S. Cornell and Julienne Peterson.

    10. [S1803] England, Marriages, 1538-1973, Indexing Project (Batch) Number: I03630-3 System Origin: England-EASy Source Film Number: 1041562 Reference Number: item 102 p 34-35.
      Groom's Name: Edward Bristow Bride's Name: Hannah Streather Marriage Date: 31 Jul 1827 Marriage Place: Shipley, Sussex, England