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

John Morton "Morton" Guthrie

Male 1882 - 1971  (88 years)


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  • Name John Morton "Morton" Guthrie 
    Born 8 Sep 1882  South Dumfries Twp., Brant Co., Ontario Find all individuals with events at this location  [1
    Gender Male 
    Eby ID Number Waterloo-340075 
    Died 23 Jan 1971  Kitchener, Waterloo Region, 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 I340075  Generations
    Last Modified 1 Dec 2019 

    Father John Guthrie,   b. CALC 18 May 1832, , Ayrshire, Scotland Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 23 Aug 1913, South Dumfries Twp., Brant Co., Ontario Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age ~ 81 years) 
    Mother Elizabeth Morton,   b. CALC 17 Apr 1840, Ayr, North Dumfries Twp., Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 1 Aug 1928, Galt (Cambridge), Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age ~ 88 years) 
    Married 26 Apr 1864  , Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location  [3
    Family ID F24530  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

    Family Olive Bell Marshall,   b. 25 Aug 1888, South Dumfries Twp., Brant Co., Ontario Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 26 Apr 1968, Kitchener, Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 79 years) 
    Married 31 Mar 1920  Ayr, North Dumfries Twp., Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location  [4
    Last Modified 2 Dec 2019 
    Family ID F248332  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

  • Notes 
    • J. Morton Guthrie

      AYR, J. Morton Guthrie of Ayr, died Saturday, at K-W Hospital in Kitchener. He was 88. He was born in South Dumfries Township and farmed in the Ayr area, for many years. He retired to Ayr, 24 years ago. He was a member and elder of Knox United Church for more than 40 years. He was a member of the Ayr cemetery board and the local curling club. He was predeceased by his wife, the former Olive Bell Marshall, on April 26, 1968 and by three sisters. Surviving are one daughter, Mrs. James (Elizabeth) Perrin of RR 3, Bright and six grandchildren. The body is at the Coutts and Son Funeral Home in Galt, where a service will be conducted Tuesday, at 2 p.m. Burial will be in Ayr cemetery.

      Kitchener-Waterloo Record 25 Jan 1971 pg 23

  • Sources 
    1. [S57] Vit - ON - Birth Registration.
      Name: John Morton Date of Birth: 8 Sep 1882 Gender: Male Birth Place: Brant, Ontario, Canada Father's name: John Guthrie Mother's name: Elizabeth Morton

    2. [S367] Cemetery - ON, Waterloo, Ayr - Ayr Public CC#4489 Internet Link .
      [Front/East] James A. Edgar/ died Sept. 18, 1930/ In his 69th year/ Margaret W. Guthrie,/ wife of/ James A. Edgar/ died Sep. 28, 1902/ In Her 38th year/ Christena McCormick/ his wife/ died May 13, 1938/ In Her 73rd year/ Edgar [A] Mother [B] Father [C] Mother
      [Right/North] Wm. Wallace Edgar. 1890 - 1959
      [Back/West] J. Morton Guthrie/ 1882 - 1971/ Olive B. Marshall his wife/ 1888 - 1968/ John Guthrie/ 1832 - 1913/ Elizabeth Morton/ his wife/ 1840 - 1928/ Guthrie.
      [D] Olive Bell/ Guthrie. [E] John Morton/ Guthrie [F] Mother [G] Father

    3. [S4] Vit - ON - Marriage Registration.
      Name: Elizabeth Morton Age: 23 Birth Date: abt 1841 Birth Place: Canada Marriage Date: 26 Apr 1864 Marriage County or District: Waterloo Father: Robert Mother: N Smith Spouse :John Guthrie Spouse's Age: 31 Spouse Birth Date: abt 1833 Spouse Birth Place: Scotland Spouse Residence: Blenheim Township Spouse Father: D Spouse Mother: Mgt Wyllie Residence: Dumfries Township

    4. [S4] Vit - ON - Marriage Registration.
      Name: Olive B Marshall Age: 31 Birth Date: abt 1889 Birth Place: South Dumfries Marriage Date: 31 Mar 1920 Marriage County or District: Waterloo Father: Peter Marshall Mother: Sarah J Gillice Marshall Spouse: John M Guthrie Spouse's Age: 37 Spouse Birth Date: abt 1883 Spouse Birth Place: South Dumfries Spouse Father: John Guthrie Spouse Mother: Elizabeth Morton

  • Event Map
    Link to Google MapsBorn - 8 Sep 1882 - South Dumfries Twp., Brant Co., Ontario Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsMarried - 31 Mar 1920 - AYR, North Dumfries Twp., Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsDied - 23 Jan 1971 - Kitchener, 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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