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

John Elford Brent[1]

Male 1846 - 1924  (78 years)


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  • Name John Elford Brent 
    Born 13 Jan 1846  Southampton, , Hampshire, England Find all individuals with events at this location  [2, 3, 4
    Gender Male 
    Occupation 1878  Toronto, York Co., Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location  [3
    telegraph operator 
    Occupation 1878  York Township, York Co., Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location  [5
    telegraph operator 
    Occupation 1880  Carleton West, York Co., Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location 
    station master 
    Occupation 1887  Wilmot Twp., Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location  [2, 6
    Grand Trunk Railroad Agent 
    Residence 1891  Wilmot Twp., Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location  [2
    Methodist 
    Occupation 1897  Plympton, Lambton Co., Ontario Find all individuals with events at this location  [7
    G. T. R. Agent 
    Eby ID Number Waterloo-282196 
    Died 6 Apr 1924  Sarnia, Lambton Co., Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location  [4
    Buried Lakeview Cemetery, Sarnia, Lambton Co., Ontario Find all individuals with events at this location  [4
    Person ID I282196  Generations
    Last Modified 9 Jan 2023 

    Family Mary Ann Deniord,   b. 26 Aug 1852, Toronto, York Co., Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 5 Dec 1938, Sarnia, Lambton Co., Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 86 years) 
    Married 29 Aug 1877  Toronto, York Co., Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location  [3
    Children 
     1. John Elford Brent,   b. 5 Jul 1878, York Township, York Co., Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. Yes, date unknown
     2. Charles Frank Brent,   b. 14 Aug 1880, Toronto Junction, York Co., Ontario Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 1948  (Age 67 years)
     3. Clarence James "Clarry" Brent,   b. 25 Jun 1883, , York Co., Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 19 May 1962, Sarnia, Lambton Co., Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 78 years)
     4. Violet Alice Brent,   b. 28 Dec 1884, Wilmot Twp., Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. Yes, date unknown
     5. Dora Nelly Brent,   b. 13 Apr 1887, Wilmot Twp., Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. Yes, date unknown
     6. Willie Arthur "William" Brent,   b. 3 May 1889, Baden, Wilmot Twp., Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. Yes, date unknown
     7. Mary Eliza Brent,   b. 16 Apr 1891, Baden, Wilmot Twp., Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. Yes, date unknown
     8. Charlotte Frances Brent,   b. 1893, Baden, Wilmot Twp., Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. Yes, date unknown
    Last Modified 9 Jan 2023 
    Family ID F234794  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

  • Sources 
    1. [S4] Vit - ON - Marriage Registration.
      Name: Ezra Spiby
      Event Type: Marriage
      Event Date: 17 Jul 1926
      Event Place: Sarnia, Lambton, Ontario, Canada
      Gender: Male
      Age: 40
      Birth Year (Estimated): 1886 Stony Stanton, Lanstershire, England
      Father's Name: James Spiby
      Mother's Name: Harriet Lander
      Spouse's Name: Charlotte Frances Brent
      Spouse's Gender: Female
      Spouse's Age: 32
      Spouse's Birth Year (Estimated): 1894 Baden, Ontario
      Occ: filing clerk - Sarnia
      Spouse's Father's Name: John Elford Brent
      Spouse's Mother's Name: Mary De Noird

      Other information in the record of Ezra Spiby and Charlotte Frances Brent
      Name: Ezra Spiby
      Event Type: Marriage
      Event Date: 17 Jul 1926
      Event Place: Sarnia, Lambton, Ontario, Canada
      Gender: Male
      Age: 40
      Birth Year (Estimated): 1886
      Father's Name: James Spiby
      Mother's Name: Harriet Lander
      Spouse's Name: Charlotte Frances Brent
      Spouse's Gender: Female
      Spouse's Age: 32
      Spouse's Birth Year (Estimated): 1894
      Spouse's Father's Name: John Elford Brent
      Spouse's Mother's Name: Mary De Noird

    2. [S939] Census - ON, Waterloo, Wilmot - 1891, Div. 2 Page 48.

    3. [S4] Vit - ON - Marriage Registration.
      Name: John Elford Brent
      Event Type: Marriage
      Event Date: 29 Aug 1877
      Event Place: Toronto, York, Ontario, Canada
      Gender: Male
      Age: 31
      Birth Year (Estimated): 1846 Southhampton, England
      Occ: telegraph operator - Toronto
      Father's Name: James Brent
      Mother's Name: Eliza Brent
      Spouse's Name: Mary Ann De Niord
      Spouse's Gender: Female
      Spouse's Age: 25
      Spouse's Birth Year (Estimated): 1852 - Toronto
      Res: Toronto
      Spouse's Father's Name: Richard Samuel De Niord
      Spouse's Mother's Name: Mary Ann Knight De Niord

    4. [S3172] Find A Grave, Cemetery, L., America, N., County, L., & Cemetery, L. (1846). John Elford Brent (1846-1924) - Find A Grave... Retrieved 19 July 2020, from https://www.findagrave.com/memorial/165894543.

    5. [S57] Vit - ON - Birth Registration.
      Name: John Elford Brent
      Event Type: Birth
      Event Date: 05 Jul 1878
      Event Place: York Twp, York, Ontario, Canada
      Registration Date: 1878
      Gender: Male
      Father's Name: John Elford Brent - telegraph operator - York Townsip
      Mother's Name: Mary Ann Deniord
      Certificate Number: 037717

    6. [S57] Vit - ON - Birth Registration.
      Name: Dora Nelly Brent
      Event Type: Birth
      Event Date: 13 Apr 1887
      Event Place: Wilmot, Waterloo, Ontario, Canada
      Gender: Female
      Father's Name: Jno. E. Brent - G. T. R. Agent
      Mother's Name: Mary A. Deniord

    7. [S57] Vit - ON - Birth Registration.
      Name: George Edward Brent
      Event Type: Birth
      Event Date: 25 Feb 1897
      Event Place: Plympton, Lambton, Ontario, Canada
      Gender: Male
      Father's Name: John E. Brent - G. T. R. Agent - Plympton
      Mother's Name: Mary Ann Deniord

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    Link to Google MapsBorn - 13 Jan 1846 - Southampton, , Hampshire, England Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsMarried - 29 Aug 1877 - Toronto, York Co., Ontario, Canada Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsOccupation - telegraph operator - 1878 - Toronto, York Co., Ontario, Canada Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsOccupation - telegraph operator - 1878 - York Township, York Co., Ontario, Canada Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsOccupation - station master - 1880 - Carleton West, York Co., Ontario, Canada Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsOccupation - Grand Trunk Railroad Agent - 1887 - Wilmot Twp., Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsResidence - Methodist - 1891 - Wilmot Twp., Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsOccupation - G. T. R. Agent - 1897 - Plympton, Lambton Co., Ontario Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsDied - 6 Apr 1924 - Sarnia, Lambton Co., Ontario, Canada Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsBuried - - Lakeview Cemetery, Sarnia, Lambton Co., Ontario Link to Google Earth
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