Waterloo Region Generations
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Margaret Marshall

Female 1852 - 1942  (90 years)


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  • Name Margaret Marshall 
    Born 6 Jan 1852  South Dumfries Twp., Brant Co., Ontario Find all individuals with events at this location  [1, 2, 3, 4
    Gender Female 
    Name Margaret Murray 
    Religion 1881  North Dumfries Twp., Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location  [1
    C. Presbyterian 
    Religion 1891  North Dumfries Twp., Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location  [3
    Presbyterian 
    Religion 1911  Roseville, North Dumfries Twp., Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location  [2
    Presbyterian 
    Eby ID Number Waterloo-339851 
    Died 20 Nov 1942  Ayr, North Dumfries Twp., Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location  [4
    Buried 22 Nov 1942  Ayr Cemetery, Ayr, Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location  [4
    Person ID I339851  Generations
    Last Modified 4 Nov 2019 

    Father Peter Marshall,   b. 1826, , Scotland Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 5 Oct 1897, South Dumfries Twp., Brant Co., Ontario Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 71 years) 
    Mother Margaret Nichol,   b. CALC 22 Sep 1823, , Scotland Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 22 May 1899, South Dumfries Twp., Brant Co., Ontario Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age ~ 75 years) 
    Family ID F247841  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

    Family James Murray,   b. CALC 15 Dec 1839, North Dumfries Twp., Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 24 Apr 1930, North Dumfries Twp., Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age ~ 90 years) 
    Married 1875 
    Children 
     1. John Murray,   b. 31 Jul 1881, North Dumfries Twp., Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 15 Jul 1927, North Dumfries Twp., Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 45 years)
     2. Peter Marshall Murray,   b. 30 Nov 1883, North Dumfries Twp., Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 7 Sep 1904, North Dumfries Twp., Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 20 years)
     3. Margaret Nichol "Maggie" Murray,   b. 10 Oct 1887, North Dumfries Twp., Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 24 Jan 1966, Hannon, Wentworth Co., Ontario Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 78 years)
    Last Modified 5 Nov 2019 
    Family ID F248249  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

  • Notes 
    • Death Of Mrs. James Murray

      Well Known Resident Passes Away In Her 91st Year, on Friday


      One of the oldest and most esteemed residents of Ayr district died on Friday in the person of Margaret Marshall, widow of James Murray. She was living at the home of her daughter, Mrs. Erie Sharp, at the time of her death.

      The deceased was born on. the Marshall homestead, in South Dumfries, the farm now occupied by Clifford Faus, on January 6th, 1852. She had lived near Ayr all her life. Her husband, James Murray, to whom she was married in 1875, predeceased her some 12 years ago. She was a member of Glenmorris United Church.

      The survivors are: one daughter, Mrs Earl Sharp, one brother Anthony Marshall, Silver Stream, Sask.; one sister, Mrs. Robert Cochrane, of Ayr; also four grandchildren and one great grandchild. Besides her husband, two sons, John and Peter, predeceased her.

      The Funeral.

      The funeral service was held from the home of Erie Sharp on Sunday afternoon at 2.30 pm. Rev. J. W. Currie officiated. During the service Murray McQuesten and Stanley Archibald of Puslinch sang a duet, "Sweet Hour of Prayer." Many friends and relatives from surrounding points attended the last rites. Interment was in Ayr Cemetery.

      The pallbearers were: Carl Smith, Glenmorris; Marshall Cochrane, Ernest Cochrane and Marshall Gil-lies, Ayr; Peter Pringle and Alvin Marshall, Toronto.


      The Ayr News Nov 26 1942 pg 10

  • Sources 
    1. [S205] Census - ON, Waterloo, North Dumfries - 1881, North Div. 2 Page 7.

    2. [S562] Census - ON, Waterloo, North Dumfries - 1911, Div 3. Pg. 16.

    3. [S2042] Census - ON, Waterloo, North Dumfries - 1891, Section 1 Page 3.

    4. [S367] Cemetery - ON, Waterloo, Ayr - Ayr Public CC#4489 Internet Link .
      [Front] John Murray/ died 20th May 1880/ In his 69th year/ a Native of/ Roxburghshire Scotland/ also his wife/ Ann Finlayson/ born In Rossshire Scotland/ 1808,/ died Aug. 5th 1893/ Blessed Are the Dead Which Die/ In the Lord Rev. XIV. 13
      [A] Father [B] Mother [C] Annie [D] Ellen
      [Left] John Murray/ died July 15, 1927/ In his 46th year/ his beloved wife/ Annie F. Carswell/ died Feb. 1, 1975/ In Her 88th year
      [Right] Peter M./ son of/ J. & M. Murray/ died Sept. 7th 1904/ In his 21st year
      [Back] James Murray/ died Apr. 24, 1930/ In his 91st year/ his wife/ Margaret Marshall/ died Nov. 20, 1942/ In Her 91st year/ Murray
      [A] John [B] Peter M. [C] Mother

  • Event Map
    Link to Google MapsBorn - 6 Jan 1852 - South Dumfries Twp., Brant Co., Ontario Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsReligion - C. Presbyterian - 1881 - North Dumfries Twp., Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsReligion - Presbyterian - 1891 - North Dumfries Twp., Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsReligion - Presbyterian - 1911 - Roseville, North Dumfries Twp., Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsDied - 20 Nov 1942 - AYR, North Dumfries Twp., Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsBuried - 22 Nov 1942 - Ayr Cemetery, Ayr, Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Link to Google Earth
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