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A record of the people of Waterloo Region, Ontario.

Andrew Gourlay

Male Cal 1828 - 1891  (~ 62 years)


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  • Name Andrew Gourlay 
    Born CALC 30 Dec 1828  , Scotland Find all individuals with events at this location  [1, 2, 3
    Gender Male 
    FindAGrave https://www.findagrave.com/memorial/160014749 
    Name Andrew Gourley 
    Occupation 1891  North Dumfries Twp., Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location  [1
    Agricultural Laborer 
    Residence 1891  North Dumfries Twp., Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location  [1
    Presbyterian 
    Eby ID Number Waterloo-287616P 
    Died 30 Jun 1891  North Dumfries Twp., Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location  [2, 3
    Cause: Cause: Cardiac Dropsy 
    Buried 2 Jul 1891  Ayr Cemetery, Ayr, Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location  [2, 3
    Person ID I287616  Generations
    Last Modified 29 Jan 2024 

    Family Jane Armstrong,   b. 23 Apr 1837, Minnigaff, , Kirkcudbrightshire [formerly Wigtownshire], Scotland Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 3 Oct 1921, Ayr, North Dumfries Twp., Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 84 years) 
    Children 
     1. Alice Gourley,   b. Blenheim Twp., Oxford Co., Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. CA 1890, near, Paris, Brant Co., Ontario Find all individuals with events at this location
     2. Jane Gourlay,   b. CALC 31 Jan 1857, , Scotland Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 20 Apr 1934, Woodstock, Oxford Co., Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age ~ 77 years)
     3. Elizabeth Gourlay,   b. 13 Mar 1860, Blenheim Twp., Oxford Co., Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 16 Feb 1944, East Whitby Township, Ontario Co., Ontario Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 83 years)
     4. John Armstrong Gourlay,   b. CALC 30 Sep 1861, Blenheim Twp., Oxford Co., Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 30 May 1934, Ayr, North Dumfries Twp., Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age ~ 72 years)
     5. Agnes Gourley,   b. 1862, Blenheim Twp., Oxford Co., Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 28 Sep 1902, Paris, Brant County, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 40 years)
     6. James A. Gourlay,   b. 1863,   d. 17 Aug 1875, , Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 12 years)
     7. Thomas Gourley,   b. 1866, Blenheim Twp., Oxford Co., Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 21 Jan 1947, Portage La Prairie, , Manitoba, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 81 years)
     8. Margaret Ellen "Maggie" Gourlay,   b. 1868, Blenheim Twp., Oxford Co., Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 17 Aug 1947, Hamilton, Wentworth Co., Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 79 years)
     9. Robert Gourlay,   b. 22 Apr 1872, North Dumfries Twp., Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 23 Nov 1927, Ayr, North Dumfries Twp., Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 55 years)
     10. George Douglas Gourlay,   b. 17 Jun 1874, Blenheim Twp., Oxford Co., Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 28 Feb 1960, Paris, Brant County, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 85 years)
     11. Peter Lewis Gourlay,   b. 19 Apr 1876, Blenheim Twp., Oxford Co., Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 24 Jun 1965, Kitchener, Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 89 years)
     12. Mary Rose Gourlay,   b. 1879, Blenheim Twp., Oxford Co., Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. Yes, date unknown
     13. William Gourley,   b. Abt 1880, Blenheim Twp., Oxford Co., Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. Yes, date unknown
     14. Alexander Gourlay,   b. 20 Dec 1882, Blenheim Twp., Oxford Co., Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 22 Mar 1965, Hespeler (Cambridge), Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 82 years)
     15. James Andrew Gourley,   b. 6 Oct 1884, South Dumfries Twp., Brant Co., Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 16 Aug 1963, Regina, , Saskatchewan, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 78 years)
     16. Jessie Gourlay,   b. 2 Jan 1885, Blenheim Twp., Oxford Co., Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 27 Apr 1969, Ottawa, Carleton Co., Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 84 years)
    Last Modified 30 Jan 2024 
    Family ID F235826  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

  • Notes 
    • Died, In North Dumfries, on Tuesday, June 30th, at 10.30 o'clock p.m. Andrew Gourley, Aged 62 years and 6 months. The Funeral Will take place from his late residence, 1 1-2 miles west of Ayr (Slabtown) on Thursday July 2nd, at 2 o'clock p.m. to the Ayr Cemetery. Friends and acquaintances respectfully invited to attend. Ayr, July 1st, 1891.

      Funeral Card

  • Sources 
    1. [S2042] Census - ON, Waterloo, North Dumfries - 1891, Section 1 Page 14.

    2. [S367] Cemetery - ON, Waterloo, Ayr - Ayr Public CC#4489 Internet Link .
      Gourlay/ Andrew Gourlay/ died June 30, 1891/ aged 62 years/ Jane Armstrong/ his wife/ died Oct. 3, 1921/ aged 84 years

    3. [S367] Cemetery - ON, Waterloo, Ayr - Ayr Public CC#4489 Internet Link .
      [Front/East] Gourlay/ Andrew Gourlay/ died June 30, 1891/ aged 62 years/ Jane Armstrong/ his wife/ died Oct. 3, 1921/ aged 84 years
      [Back/West] John Gourlay/ died May 30, 1934/ In his 73rd year/ James A./ died Aug. 17, 1875/ In his 12th year/ Agnes/ died Sept. 28, 1902/ Age 38 years/ children of A. & J. Gourlay

  • Event Map
    Link to Google MapsBorn - CALC 30 Dec 1828 - , Scotland Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsOccupation - Agricultural Laborer - 1891 - North Dumfries Twp., Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsResidence - Presbyterian - 1891 - North Dumfries Twp., Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsDied - Cause: Cause: Cardiac Dropsy - 30 Jun 1891 - North Dumfries Twp., Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsBuried - 2 Jul 1891 - Ayr Cemetery, Ayr, Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Link to Google Earth
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