1871 - 1948 (76 years)
||Samuel Wellington Hughes |
||7 Sep 1871
||South Sherbrooke Twp., Lanark Co., Ontario 
||WW1 - 63rd battalion |
|Eby ID Number
||4 Jun 1948
||London, Middlesex, Ontario, Canada 
||Ayr Cemetery, Ayr, Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada 
||20 Aug 2019 |
||Matilda E. McConnell, b. 15 Sep 1878, North Sherbrooke Twp., Lanark Co., Ontario , d. 22 Feb 1972, Paris, Brant County, Ontario, Canada (Age 93 years) |
||30 Oct 1900
||Lanark Co., Ontario 
| ||1. Mildred Eveline Hughes, b. 29 Nov 1901, Lanark Co., Ontario , d. 29 Jan 1990, Cambridge, Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada (Age 88 years)|
||21 Aug 2019 |
||Group Sheet | Family Chart
|Born - 7 Sep 1871 - South Sherbrooke Twp., Lanark Co., Ontario
|Married - 30 Oct 1900 - Lanark Co., Ontario
|Died - 4 Jun 1948 - London, Middlesex, Ontario, Canada
|Buried - - Ayr Cemetery, Ayr, Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada
- Death of War Veteran
The death occurred in Westminster Hospital, London on Friday of Samuel Wellington Hughes, in his 77th year. The late Mr. Hughes, along with Mrs. Hughes, removed from Saskatoon last fall to reside with their daughter, Mrs. Wallace Dance, and Mr. Dance, 10th concession of Blenheim. He was taken suddenly ill on Wednesday and removed to Westminster Hospital.
Mr. Hughes was a veteran of World War I, enlisting in the 63rd battalion, Edmonton, in 1915. He was born at Maberly, near Perth, and was a member of Knox United Church, Ayr.
Besides his widow, he is survived by one son, Elborne, Edmonton, and a daughter, Mrs. Wallace Dance.
The funeral took place on Monday afternoon from the home of his son-in-law, Wallace Dance, to the Ayr Cemetery. Rev. W. D. Goodger, pastor of Knox United Church, was in charge of the services, and the pallbearers were: Walter Barrie, James Baxter, Richard Mitchell, James Dance, John Dance and Norman Dance.
The Ayr News Jun 10 1948 pg 19
- [S157] Military - Canada - World War I - Attestation papers.
Name: Samuel W Hughes Birth Date: 7 Sep 1872 Birth Location: Maherley, Lanark, Ontario Relative: Matilda Hughes Regiment Number: 467468
- [S57] Vit - ON - Birth Registration.
Name: Samuel Wellington Hughes Date of Birth: 7 Sep 1871 Gender: Male Birth Place: Lanark, Ontario, Canada Father's name: Robert Hughes Mother's name: Letitia Chambers
- [S367] Cemetery - ON, Waterloo, Ayr - Ayr Public CC#4489 Internet Link .
Private/ Samuel W. Hughes/ 238th Battn. C. E. F./ 4th June 1948/ Rest In Peace/ + [veteran's Poppy]
- [S4] Vit - ON - Marriage Registration.
Name: Samuel Hughes Age: 28 Birth Date: abt 1872 Birth Place: South Sherbrooke Marriage Date: 30 Oct 1900 Marriage County or District: Lanark Father: Robert Hughes Mother: Letitia Chambers Spouse: Matilda E McConnell Spouse's Age: 22 Spouse Birth Date: abt 1878 Spouse Birth Place: North Sherbrooke Spouse Father: John McConnell Spouse Mother: Jane Buchanan