Waterloo Region Generations
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Elizabeth Edgar Black

Female 1889 - 1985  (96 years)


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  • Name Elizabeth Edgar Black 
    Born 1889  Blenheim Twp., Oxford Co., Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location  [1
    Gender Female 
    Residence 1972  RR2, Ayr, Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location  [2
    Eby ID Number Waterloo-339752 
    Died 27 Mar 1985  Ayr, North Dumfries Twp., Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location  [1
    Buried Ayr Cemetery, Ayr, Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location  [1
    Person ID I339752  Generations
    Last Modified 7 Jan 2020 

    Father George Douglas Black,   b. 1861, Blenheim Twp., Oxford Co., Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 6 May 1949, Blenheim Twp., Oxford Co., Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 88 years) 
    Mother Mary Smith Guthrie,   b. 1867, South Dumfries Twp., Brant Co., Ontario Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 15 Jan 1951, Blenheim Twp., Oxford Co., Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 84 years) 
    Married 9 Mar 1887  Ayr, North Dumfries Twp., Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location  [3
    Family ID F20685  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

  • Notes 
    • Elizabeth E. Black Elizabeth Edgar Black eldest (laughter of the late Georgo D. Black and Mary Smith Guthrie passed away at the Victoria Lodge Retirement Home, Ayr in her 97th year on March 27, 1985. She was born at Wilton Farm, RR 3, Ayr. where she lived all her life and contributed so much to her family. Elizabeth was a devoted and faithful member of Knox United Church, Ayr to which she gave loyal and sincere service her quiet and loving manner touched her family members and community friends alike as she gave of her self in service to them Elizabeth was the last surviving Charter Member of the Ayr Women's Institute. During her life she was a strong dedicated worker for the Bible Society and supporter of mission work_ She was predeceased by her brother George Inglis Black and her sister Margaret (Mrs. E Cochrane). She leaves her sister Mary Black; sister-in-law Mrs. George Inglis Black, niece Mary Donovan, nephews Alden, George and John Cochrane and their families. The funeral was held at Kipp Funeral Borne, Paris and interment in the Ayr Cemetery. Reverend George Saunders of Knox United Church, Ayr, officiated.


      The Ayr News Apr 3 1985 pg 8b

  • Sources 
    1. [S367] Cemetery - ON, Waterloo, Ayr - Ayr Public CC#4489 Internet Link .
      [Front/West] George/ born/ April 14, 1847/ died Aug. 18, 1850/ James/ born/ Nov. 27, 1863/ died/ Nov. 28, 1865/ children of/ William & Maria Bell/ Bell/ George Douglas Black/ born/ Wilton Farm, Ayr/ 1861 - 1949/ his wife/ Mary Smith Guthrie/ born/ Goshen Farm/ died/ Wilton Farm/ 1867 - 1951/ at Rest/ Black/

      [Right/South] William Bell M. D./ born In/ Dumfries Scotland/ June 11, 1820/ died/ Jan. 25, 1870/ Maria E. Kitchen/ wife of the Above/ 1827 - 1913

      [Back/East] George Black/ born At/ Sillerbithall Scotland/ died At/ Wilton Farm Ayr/ Mar. 5, 1899 In his 83rd year/ Mary Edgar his wife/ born At/ Dunlop Scotland/ died At/ Wilton Farm Ayr/ Nov. 9, 1908 In Her 81st year

      [Left/North] John Bell/ 1826 - 1910/ his wife/ Mary Parsons/ 1831-1916/ James Black/ 1855 - 1922/ Margaret Guthrie/ his wife/ 1856 - 1886/ his wife/ Janet Rodger/ 1866 - 1947/ Elizabeth E. Black/ 1889-1985/ Mary A. Black/ 1900-1986

    2. [S619] News - ON, Waterloo, Ayr - Ayr News (1897- ), "Obituary of Mrs. Ernest Cochrane," Mar 2 1972 pg 10.

    3. [S4] Vit - ON - Marriage Registration.
      Name: George D Black Age: 25 Birth Date: abt 1862 Birth Place: Blenheim, Ontario Marriage Date: 9 Mar 1887 Marriage County or District: Waterloo Father: George Black Mother: Black Spouse: Mary Smith Guthrie Spouse's Age: 19 Spouse Birth Date: abt 1868 Spouse Birth Place: South Dumfries Spouse Father: John Guthrie Spouse Mother: E Guthrie

  • Event Map
    Link to Google MapsBorn - 1889 - Blenheim Twp., Oxford Co., Ontario, Canada Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsResidence - 1972 - RR2, Ayr, Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsDied - 27 Mar 1985 - AYR, North Dumfries Twp., Waterloo Region, 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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