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

Alexander McKenzie "Mike" Hall

Male 1907 - 1980  (73 years)


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  • Name Alexander McKenzie "Mike" Hall 
    Born 4 Jan 1907  South Dumfries Twp., Brant Co., Ontario Find all individuals with events at this location  [1
    Gender Male 
    Residence RR3, Ayr, Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Eby ID Number Waterloo-338407 
    Died 9 Sep 1980  Brantford, Brant Co., Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location  [2
    Buried Ayr Cemetery, Ayr, Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location  [2
    Person ID I338407  Generations
    Last Modified 7 Jan 2020 

    Father Alexander Hall,   b. 28 Jul 1864, South Dumfries Twp., Brant Co., Ontario Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 26 Sep 1931, South Dumfries Twp., Brant Co., Ontario Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 67 years) 
    Mother Isabella Maud McKenzie,   b. 30 Apr 1871, Burford, Burford Twp., Brant Co., Ontario Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 13 Jan 1948, Paris, Brant County, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 76 years) 
    Married 31 Jan 1894  Burford, Burford Twp., Brant Co., Ontario Find all individuals with events at this location  [3
    Family ID F247702  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

    Family 1 Isobel Agnes Cochrane,   b. 1911,   d. 1948  (Age 37 years) 
    Married 13 Oct 1934  , Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Last Modified 8 Jan 2020 
    Family ID F247676  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

    Family 2 Maretta Laurel "Laurel" Nelles,   b. Abt 1917,   d. 2005, Ayr, North Dumfries Twp., Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age ~ 88 years) 
    Last Modified 8 Jan 2020 
    Family ID F249157  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

  • Notes 
    • Alexander McKenzie Hall

      One of South Dumfries Township's most prominent citizens, in the person of Alexander McKenzie Hall passed away on Tuesday, September 9th at St. Joseph's Hospital in Brantford. He was in his 74th year. Born on the Hall homestead, RR 3, Ayr, he was a son of the late Mr. and Mrs. Alexander Hall. Mr. Hall farmed at RR 3, Ayr until retiring to Paris in 1968. "Mike", as he was fondly known to friends from near and far, was active in many organizations. He was one of Ontario's best known breeders of Shorthorn cattle. In addition to showing Shorthorns, he was often called upon to judge beef cattle. He was active in the Paris Fair, Ayr sporting organizations and other community groups. He was a member of Knox United Church, Ayr. Surviving besides his wife, the former Laurel Nelles; are a son Keith on the home farm; a daughter Mrs. Dale (Carol) Rutledge of Honeywood, Ont.; and seven grandchildren. Predeceased by his first wife, the former Isabel Cochrane in 1948 and a sister Miss Florence Hall in 1960. Funeral arrangements, which will not be completed until later today (Wed.) are being handled by the Wm. Kipp Funeral Home, Paris.

      The Ayr News 10 Sep 1980 pg 12

  • Sources 
    1. [S57] Vit - ON - Birth Registration.
      Name: Alexander Mckenzie Hall Date of Birth: 4 Jan 1907 Gender: Male Birth Place: Brant, Ontario, Canada Father's name: Alex Hall Mother's name: Isabella Maud Mc Kenzie

    2. [S367] Cemetery - ON, Waterloo, Ayr - Ayr Public CC#4489 Internet Link .
      Hall/ Isobel A. Cochrane/ 1911 - 1948/ wife of/ Alexander McK. Hall/ 1907 - 1980/ his wife/ M. Laurel Nelles.
      [A] Laurel [B] McKenzie [C] Mother [D] Florence M. Hall/ Sister of/ McKenzie Hall/ 1895 - 1960

    3. [S4] Vit - ON - Marriage Registration.
      Name: Alexander Hall Age: 29 Birth Date: abt 1865 Birth Place: South Dumfries Marriage Date: 31 Jan 1894 Marriage County or District: Brant Father: Thos Hall Mother: Annie Trumbull Spouse: Isabella M McKenzie Spouse's Age: 22 Spouse Birth Date: abt 1872 Spouse Birth Place: Burford, Ontairo Spouse Father: Richard McKenzie Spouse Mother: Rebecca Miles

  • Event Map
    Link to Google MapsBorn - 4 Jan 1907 - South Dumfries Twp., Brant Co., Ontario Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsResidence - - RR3, Ayr, Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsMarried - 13 Oct 1934 - , Ontario, Canada Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsDied - 9 Sep 1980 - Brantford, Brant Co., Ontario, Canada Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsBuried - - Ayr Cemetery, Ayr, Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Link to Google Earth
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