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

James Ross Richmond

Male 1915 - 1973  (58 years)


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  • Name James Ross Richmond 
    Born 28 Feb 1915  Washington, Blenheim Twp., Oxford Co., Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location  [1
    Gender Male 
    Eby ID Number Waterloo-338202 
    Died 8 Jun 1973  Kitchener, Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location  [1
    Buried 11 Jun 1973  Ayr Cemetery, Ayr, Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location  [1
    Person ID I338202  Generations
    Last Modified 18 Jun 2021 

    Family Jeannie Alberta Smith,   b. 16 Nov 1914,   d. Yes, date unknown 
    Married 13 Jan 1940  , Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Children 
     1. James Colborne Richmond,   b. 11 Feb 1947, Washington, Blenheim Twp., Oxford Co., Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 26 Apr 1970, Kitchener, Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 23 years)
     2. Geoffrey Thomas Richmond,   b. 2 May 1953, Washington, Blenheim Twp., Oxford Co., Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 2 Apr 1999, Kitchener, Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 45 years)
    Last Modified 18 Jun 2021 
    Family ID F247581  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

  • Notes 
    • James Ross Richmond Passes - James Ross Richmond, RR 4, Bright (Washington) passed away Friday in St. Mary's Hospital, Kitchener. He was in his 59th year. A son of the late Mr. and Mrs. William D. Richmond he lived and farmed all his life on Brae-Heid Farm. As well as farming, Mr. Richmond sold real estate for a period of time. He was a member of the Washington United Church, at one time a member of the former Blenheim Township School Board, and a member of several farm organizations within Oxford County. Surviving besides his wife, the former Jean Smith, are daughters, Mrs. Garry (Carolyn) Gibbons of New Hamburg and Mrs. William (Rosemary) Chesney of London; sons Robert of New Hamburg, Geoffrey and Roger, both at home; a brother Willson of Plattsville and sisters Mrs. Perry Thomson of Washington and Mrs. Oliver Hill of Simcoe. Predeceased by a son James. Funeral service was held Monday at the Glendinning Funeral Home Plattsville. Rev. H.A. Pillen officiated. Interment in Ayr Cemetery. Pallbearers were Jack Richmond, Quentin Hallman, James Tew, Gordon Kaufman, John Shepherd and Peter McDonald.

      The Ayr News Jun 14 1973 pg 9

  • Sources 
    1. [S367] Cemetery - ON, Waterloo, Ayr - Ayr Public CC#4489 Internet Link .
      Richmond/ James Ross Richmond/ Feb. 28, 1915 - June 8, 1973/ his beloved wife/ Jeanne Alberta Smith/ Nov. 16, 1914 - / Our son/ James Colborne/ Feb. 11, 1947 - Apr. 26, 1970/ Geoffrey Thomas/ May 2, 1953 - April 2, 1999
      [A] Geoffrey [B] James [C] Ross

  • Event Map
    Link to Google MapsBorn - 28 Feb 1915 - Washington, Blenheim Twp., Oxford Co., Ontario, Canada Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsMarried - 13 Jan 1940 - , Ontario, Canada Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsDied - 8 Jun 1973 - Kitchener, Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsBuried - 11 Jun 1973 - Ayr Cemetery, Ayr, Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Link to Google Earth
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