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

William Black

Male 1874 - 1959  (85 years)


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  • Name William Black 
    Born 22 Apr 1874  Toronto, York Co., Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location  [1, 2
    Gender Male 
    Occupation 1899  Toronto, York Co., Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location  [2
    painter 
    Eby ID Number Waterloo-338148 
    Died 4 Oct 1959  Toronto, York Co., Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location  [3
    Cause: Cause: Heart Attack 
    Buried 7 Oct 1959  Ayr Cemetery, Ayr, Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location  [3
    Person ID I338148  Generations
    Last Modified 26 Jan 2020 

    Father Thomas Black,   b. Abt 1844, Of, Toronto, York Co., Ontario Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. Yes, date unknown 
    Mother Agnes King,   b. Abt 1844, Of, Toronto, York Co., Ontario Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. Yes, date unknown 
    Family ID F15162  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

    Family Ada K. Elliott,   b. 6 Oct 1880, Ayr, North Dumfries Twp., Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 1975  (Age 94 years) 
    Married 2 Aug 1899  , Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location  [2
    Children 
     1. William George "George" Black,   b. 30 Jun 1900, Ayr, North Dumfries Twp., Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 16 Oct 1964, Cobourg, Northumberland Co., Ontario Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 64 years)
    Last Modified 27 Jan 2020 
    Family ID F247561  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

  • Notes 
    • William Black Passes

      The death occurred at his home, 434 Margaretta St., Toronto, on Sunday of William Black, 85, as the result of a heart attack. Born in Toronto, he spent most of his life in that city. He resided for some years in Ayr, where he married the former Ada Elliott, who survives. Later they lived for a time in the West before returning to Toronto. Surviving, besides his wife, who Is a sister of the late Henry C. Elliott, are two sons and a daughter, George, Carl and Mrs. James (Jessie) Brown, all of Toronto. Five grandchildren also survive. Funeral service was held in Toronto today (Wednesday) at 1 p.m. with interment in Ayr Cemetery.


      The Ayr News Oct 8 1959 pg 1

  • Sources 
    1. [S57] Vit - ON - Birth Registration.
      Name: William Black Date of Birth: 22 Apr 1874 Gender: Male Birth Place: York, Ontario, Canada Father's name: Thomas Black Mother's name: Agnes King

    2. [S4] Vit - ON - Marriage Registration.
      Wm Black 25, Painter, res. Toronto, b. Toronto, son of Thos Black and Agnes King married Ada Elliott, 20, res. Ayr, b. Ayr, daughter of Robt Elliott and Annie Holdaway, Witness(es): Robt E. and Mrs Robt E. Elliott both of Ayr, 2 August 1899 in Galt.

    3. [S367] Cemetery - ON, Waterloo, Ayr - Ayr Public CC#4489 Internet Link .
      Elliott/ Henry Elliott/ 1890 - 1958/ his wife/ Lottie I. Dennis/ 1893 - 1980/ Thier daughter/ Lois V./ 1928 - 2001/ May 10, 1947 [marriage to Lloyd Turnbull]/ / Black/ William Black/ 1874 - 1959/ his wife/ Ada Elliott/ 1880 - 1975/ Lloyd T. Turnbull/ 1926 - 2009

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    Link to Google MapsBorn - 22 Apr 1874 - Toronto, York Co., Ontario, Canada Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsOccupation - painter - 1899 - Toronto, York Co., Ontario, Canada Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsMarried - 2 Aug 1899 - , Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsDied - Cause: Cause: Heart Attack - 4 Oct 1959 - Toronto, York Co., Ontario, Canada Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsBuried - 7 Oct 1959 - Ayr Cemetery, Ayr, Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Link to Google Earth
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