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A record of the people of Waterloo Region, Ontario.

James Alexander Edgar

Male Cal 1860 - 1936  (~ 75 years)


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  • Name James Alexander Edgar 
    Born CALC 7 May 1860  North Dumfries Twp., Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location  [1, 2, 3, 4
    Gender Male 
    Religion 1861  North Dumfries Twp., Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location  [2
    Free Church 
    Religion 1871  North Dumfries Twp., Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location  [3
    C. Presb. 
    Occupation 1881  North Dumfries Twp., Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location  [1
    Farmer Son 
    Religion 1881  North Dumfries Twp., Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location  [1
    C. Presbyterian 
    Eby ID Number Waterloo-249143 
    Died 20 Apr 1936  Wingham, Turnberry Twp., Huron Co., Ontario Find all individuals with events at this location  [5
    Cause: Cause: Myocardial Disease (2 years) - Pulmonary Thrombosis (5 days) 
    Buried 23 Apr 1936  Ayr Cemetery, Ayr, Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location  [4
    Person ID I340567  Generations
    Last Modified 26 Jan 2020 

    Father John Edgar,   b. 1829, , Scotland Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 1 Oct 1894, North Dumfries Twp., Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 65 years) 
    Mother Agnes Anderson,   b. 15 Jan 1833, Ettrick, Selkirkshire, Scotland Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 22 Apr 1912, Ayr, North Dumfries Twp., Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 79 years) 
    Married 1857 
    Family ID F34553  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

    Family Margaret Forrest,   b. 1862, Mornington Twp., Perth Co., Ontario Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 1950  (Age 88 years) 
    Married 7 Oct 1885  Elma Township, Perth Co., Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location  [6
    Children 
     1. Edna Farrell Edgar,   b. 28 Sep 1888, Howick Twp., Huron Co., Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 27 Apr 1926, London Twp., Middlesex Co., Ontario Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 37 years)
    Last Modified 27 Jan 2020 
    Family ID F248514  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

  • Sources 
    1. [S205] Census - ON, Waterloo, North Dumfries - 1881, North Div. 2 Page 67.

    2. [S1778] Census - ON, Waterloo, North Dumfries - 1861, Div 7 Page 56.

    3. [S355] Census - ON, Waterloo, North Dumfries - 1871, Div. 2, Pg. 73.

    4. [S367] Cemetery - ON, Waterloo, Ayr - Ayr Public CC#4489 Internet Link .
      [Front/Northeast] In/ memory of/ W. A. Reid/ 1871 - 1922/ and his wife/ Jeannie D. Edgar/ 1870 - 1947/ Agnes T. dau. of/ J. & A. Edgar/ 1864 - 1932
      [Right/Southeast] In/ memory of/ Jas. A. Edgar/ beloved Husband of/ Margaret Forrest/ 1860 - 1936/ Margaret Forrest/ 1862 - 1950/ Edna F. Houze/ beloved daughter of/ Jas. A. & Margaret/ Edgar/ 1888 - 1926
      [A] Father
      [Back/Southwest] In/ memory of/ John Edgar/ died Oct. 1, 1894;/ aged 64 years./ Agnes Anderson/ his wife/ born Jan. 15, 1833/ died Apr. 22, 1912.
      [B] Mother
      [Left/Southeast] In/ memory of/ Cameron A./ beloved son of/ John & Agnes/ Edgar,/ died Sep. 7, 1892;/ aged/ 26 Yrs. & 6 Mos./ also an Infant son/ born Jan. 7,/ died Jan. 9, 1859/ Margaret Singer/ beloved wife of/ Cameron Edgar/ Mar. 20, 1868 - Jan. 13, 1947

    5. [S116] Vit - ON - Death Registration.
      Name: James Alexander Edgar Gender: Male Birth Year: abt 1861 Birth Place: Ontario Age at Death: 75 Death Date: 20 Apr 1936 Death Place: Huron, Ontario, Canada Father: John Edgar Mother: Nancy Anderson

    6. [S4] Vit - ON - Marriage Registration.
      Name: Margaret Forrest Age: 22 Birth Date: abt 1863 Birth Place: Mornington Marriage Date: 7 Oct 1885 Marriage County or District: Perth Father: Robert Forrest Mother: Susan Farrel Spouse: James Alex Edgar Spouse's Age: 25 Spouse Birth Date: abt 1860 Spouse Birth Place: North Dumfries Spouse Father: John Edgar Spouse Mother: Agnes Anderson

  • Event Map
    Link to Google MapsBorn - CALC 7 May 1860 - North Dumfries Twp., Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsReligion - Free Church - 1861 - North Dumfries Twp., Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsReligion - C. Presb. - 1871 - North Dumfries Twp., Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsOccupation - Farmer Son - 1881 - North Dumfries Twp., Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada 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 MapsMarried - 7 Oct 1885 - Elma Township, Perth Co., Ontario, Canada Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsDied - Cause: Cause: Myocardial Disease (2 years) - Pulmonary Thrombosis (5 days) - 20 Apr 1936 - Wingham, Turnberry Twp., Huron Co., Ontario Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsBuried - 23 Apr 1936 - Ayr Cemetery, Ayr, Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Link to Google Earth
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