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

Frances True MacKenzie

Female 1873 - 1914  (40 years)


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  • Name Frances True MacKenzie 
    Born 28 Jul 1873  Galt (Cambridge), Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location  [1, 2
    Gender Female 
    Died 1914  Port Arthur, Thunderbay District, Ontario Find all individuals with events at this location  [2
    Misfortune 20 Jul 1915 
    killed by train 
    Name Frances True Hedley 
    Eby ID Number Waterloo-33297 
    Buried Trinity Anglican Cemetery, Cambridge, Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location  [2
    Person ID I33297  Generations
    Last Modified 16 Jul 2019 

    Father Rev. Gaden Crawford MacKenzie,   b. CALC 22 Jan 1837, Danville, , Qu├ębec, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 22 Mar 1920, Toronto, York Co., Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age ~ 83 years) 
    Mother Helen Boomer,   b. 1844, Galt (Cambridge), Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. Yes, date unknown 
    Married 2 Jun 1864  Galt (Cambridge), Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Family ID F8692  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

    Family Rev. Charles Wilkinson Hedley, M. A.,   b. 8 Dec 1865, Amherstburg, Essex Co., Ontario Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 28 May 1938  (Age 72 years) 
    Children 
     1. Helen Elizabeth Hendly,   b. 1903,   d. 1914  (Age 11 years)
    Last Modified 17 Jul 2019 
    Family ID F26497  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

  • Event Map
    Link to Google MapsBorn - 28 Jul 1873 - Galt (Cambridge), Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsDied - 1914 - Port Arthur, Thunderbay District, Ontario Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsBuried - - Trinity Anglican Cemetery, Cambridge, Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Link to Google Earth
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  • Notes 
    • Norman's sister, Frances True Mackenzie, who was married to Canon Charles Wilkinson Hedley, was killed by a train in Port Arthur, Ontario. Frances had run onto a bridge to save her daughter, Helen Elizabeth Hedley. The train also injured Helen and, after staying in a hospital for five days, Helen died on July 25, 1915

  • Sources 
    1. [S528] Book - Ontarian Families Genealogies of United Empire Loyalists and other Pioneer Families of Upper Canada, Vol 1 Pg 87.
      https://content.ancestry.ca/iexec/?htx=BookView&ti=5543&dbid=27968&iid=dvm_LocHist012013-00058-1&fn=absalom&ln=shade&pid=102
      https://content.ancestry.ca/iexec/?htx=BookView&ti=5543&dbid=27968&iid=dvm_LocHist012013-00058-1&fn=absalom&ln=shade&pid=102


    2. [S505] Cemetery - ON, Waterloo, Cambridge - Trinity Anglican (Galt) CC#4497 Internet Link .
      Sacred to the memory of/ Frances True, daughter of/ Archdeacon and Helen MacKenzie/ wife of Revd. Canon C. W. Hedley M. A./ born 1873 entered into rest 1914/ also/ Helen Elizabeth , eldest daughter of/ Canon and Mrs. Hedley/ born 1903, fell asleep 1914/ They were lovely and pleasant in their lives, and in their death, they were not divided/