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

Richard Norman Baxter

Male 1898 - 1971  (73 years)


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  • Name Richard Norman Baxter 
    Born 10 Mar 1898  Blenheim Twp., Oxford Co., Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Gender Male 
    Residence Bute St., Ayr, Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Eby ID Number Waterloo-338641 
    Died 15 Apr 1971  Toronto, York Co., Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Buried 17 Apr 1971  Ayr Cemetery, Ayr, Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Person ID I338641  Generations
    Last Modified 3 Sep 2019 

    Father Richard L. Baxter,   b. 1858, Blenheim Twp., Oxford Co., Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 14 Sep 1907, Blenheim Twp., Oxford Co., Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 49 years) 
    Mother Elizabeth Douglas Lillico,   b. 17 Dec 1858, Blenheim Twp., Oxford Co., Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 11 Feb 1936, Blenheim Twp., Oxford Co., Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 77 years) 
    Married 16 Sep 1885  Blenheim Twp., Oxford Co., Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location  [1
    Family ID F247889  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

    Family Mary Helen "Helen" Kyle,   b. 23 Sep 1907, Blenheim Twp., Oxford Co., Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 9 Apr 1987, Fergus, Nichol Twp., Wellington Co., Ontario Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 79 years) 
    Children 
     1. Jane Elizabeth Baxter,   b. Nov 1936, Blenheim Twp., Oxford Co., Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 6 Oct 2004, Calgary, Alberta Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age ~ 67 years)
     2. Isabelle Baxter,   b. Abt 1940,   d. Yes, date unknown
    Last Modified 13 Sep 2019 
    Family ID F247768  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

  • Event Map
    Link to Google MapsBorn - 10 Mar 1898 - Blenheim Twp., Oxford Co., Ontario, Canada Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsResidence - - Bute St., Ayr, Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsDied - 15 Apr 1971 - Toronto, York Co., Ontario, Canada Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsBuried - 17 Apr 1971 - Ayr Cemetery, Ayr, Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Link to Google Earth
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  • Notes 
    • Richard N. Baxter Passes

      Richard Norman Baxter, Bute Street, Ayr, passed away in Sunnybrook Hospital, Toronto, last Thursday. He was in his 74th year. A son of the late Mr. and Mrs. Richard Baxter. Sr., he was born and lived all his life in Blenheim Township, farming on the 11th Concession, RR 3, Bright. Two and a half years ago, the Baxter's moved to Ayr. Mr. Baxter was a lifetime member of Knox United Church, Ayr, and for over fifty years sang in the choir. He held offices of elder, church manager, and was also a Sunday School teacher. Active in the community, Mr. Baxter held the offices of director and president of the Drumbo Agricultural Society; officer of Blenheim Plowing Match; and for many years was an active member of the Ayr Curling Club. Surviving besides his wife, the former Helen Kyle, are a son, Hugh of Thornhill; daughters, Miss Jane Baxter of Inuvik, N.W.T. and Mrs. Murray (Isabelle) Hill of Ayr; three grandchildren; and sisters, Miss Margaret Baxter of Ayr and Mrs. John (Jean) Kennedy, RR 2, Paris. He was predeceased by brothers Hugh and James and sisters Mrs. J. W. (Elizabeth) Maus, Miss Isabella Baxter and Mrs. McKenzie (Mary) Edgar. Funeral service was held from the Knox United Church on Saturday after resting at William Kipp Funeral Home, Paris. Rev. E. Willis officiated. Interment in Ayr Cemetery. Pallbearers were Richard Kennedy, David Baxter, John Maus, Alex Edgar, Norman Baxter and Donald Kyle.

      The Ayr News Apr 22 1971 pg 12

  • Sources 
    1. [S4] Vit - ON - Marriage Registration.
      Name: Richard Baxter Age: 27 Birth Date: abt 1858 Birth Place: Blenheim, Ontario Marriage Date: 16 Sep 1885 Marriage County or District: Oxford Father: Hugh Baxter Mother: Isabella Davidson Spouse: Elizabeth Douglas Lillias Spouse's Age: 26 Spouse Birth Date: abt 1859 Spouse Birth Place: Blenheim, Ontario Spouse Father: Robert Smith Spouse Mother: Mary Lillias