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

John W. Currie[1]

Male 1884 - 1975  (91 years)


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  • Name John W. Currie 
    Born 9 Jan 1884  Blenheim Twp., Oxford Co., Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location  [2
    Gender Male 
    Residence 1921  Forgan, Saskatchewan Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Residence 1931  Ayr, North Dumfries Twp., Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location  [3
    Eby ID Number Waterloo-338290 
    Died 19 Apr 1975  Paris, Brant County, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location  [4
    Buried 22 Apr 1975  Ayr Cemetery, Ayr, Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location  [4
    Person ID I338290  Generations
    Last Modified 7 Jan 2020 

    Father Henry Currie,   b. 1843, Blenheim Twp., Oxford Co., Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 9 Jul 1931, Saskatoon, Saskatchewan Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 88 years) 
    Mother Agnes Hall,   b. 1846, South Dumfries Twp., Brant Co., Ontario Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 25 Apr 1922, Forgan, Saskatchewan Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 76 years) 
    Married 31 Jan 1873  North Dumfries Twp., Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location  [5
    Family ID F247623  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

    Family Annie Elizabeth Lillico,   b. 5 Feb 1881, Blenheim Twp., Oxford Co., Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 12 May 1976, Paris, Brant County, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 95 years) 
    Married 16 Feb 1916  Ayr, North Dumfries Twp., Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location  [6
    Last Modified 8 Jan 2020 
    Family ID F247622  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

  • Notes 
    • John W. Currie Passes in 92nd Year

      John W. Currie of Paris passed away in Willett Hospital, Paris, on Saturday, April 19th. He was in his 92nd year. A son of the late Mr. and Mrs. Henry Currie, he was the last surviving member of his family. He was born on the 9th concession of Blenheim on the farm now owned by Donald L. Robson, and was educated at Townline School. In 1916 he married the former Annie Elizabeth I.illico and they homesteaded for several years at Glamis, Saskatchewan. They returned to Ayr and in later years moved to Paris. Mr. Currie was an avid sportsman, enjoying lawn bowling and curling; he had been a former member of Ayr and Paris Curling Clubs. He was a member of Paris Presbyterian Church. Surviving besides his wife are several nieces and nephews. Funeral and committal services were held at Wm. Kipp Funeral Home, Paris, on Tuesday, with interment in Ayr Cemetery.

      The Ayr News Apr 24 1975 pg 9

  • Sources 
    1. [S2556] News - ON, Waterloo, Ayr - Ayr News (1897- ), Obituary of Catherine Douglas - Lillico - 18 Aug 1921, Page 1.

    2. [S57] Vit - ON - Birth Registration.
      Name: John Currie Date of Birth: 9 Jan 1884 Gender: Male Birth Place: Oxford, Ontario, Canada Father's name: Henry Currie Mother's name: Agnes Hall

    3. [S619] News - ON, Waterloo, Ayr - Ayr News (1897- ), "obituary of Henry Currie," Jul 16 1931 pg 1.

    4. [S367] Cemetery - ON, Waterloo, Ayr - Ayr Public CC#4489 Internet Link .
      [Front/East] John W. Currie/ Jan. 9, 1884 - Apr. 19, 1975/ his beloved wife/ Annie E. Lillico/ Feb. 5, 1881 - May 12, 1976/ Currie [Right/North] James Currie/ died Feb. 2, 1869,/ aged 80 years/ Margaret/ Beattie,/ wife of the Above/ died April 7, 1886,/ aged 85 years/ William,/ son of the Above/ died May 10, 1901,/ aged 80 years/ J. J. Currie/ 1865 - 1922/ his wife/ Julia Coates/ 1867 - 1954 [Back/West] Henry Currie/ 1843 - 1931/ Agnes Hall wife of/ Henry Currie/ 1846 - 1922/ Mary/ daughter of/ Henry & Agnes Currie/ died July 3, 1901, aged 25 years

    5. [S4] Vit - ON - Marriage Registration, 012783-73.
      Henry CURRIE, 30, farmer, North Dumfries, Blenheim, s/o James CURRIE & Margaret BEATTIE married Agnes HALL, 25, North Dumfries, North Dumfries, d/o John HALL & Robina WILSON, witn: Thomas EDGAR of North Dumfries & Walter HALL of Blenheim, 31 January 1873 in North Dumfries

    6. [S4] Vit - ON - Marriage Registration.
      Name: John ?? Currie Age: 32 Birth Date: abt 1884 Marriage Date: 16 Feb 1916 Marriage County or District: Waterloo Father: Henry Currie Mother: Agnes Hall Spouse: Annie E Lillias Spouse's Age: 35 Spouse Birth Date: abt 1881 Spouse Father: Lillias Spouse Mother: Douglas

  • Event Map
    Link to Google MapsBorn - 9 Jan 1884 - Blenheim Twp., Oxford Co., Ontario, Canada Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsMarried - 16 Feb 1916 - AYR, North Dumfries Twp., Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsResidence - 1921 - Forgan, Saskatchewan Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsResidence - 1931 - AYR, North Dumfries Twp., Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsBuried - 22 Apr 1975 - Ayr Cemetery, Ayr, Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Link to Google Earth
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