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

Emily Chesney

Female 1866 - 1951  (85 years)


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  • Name Emily Chesney 
    Born 1866  Drumbo, Blenheim Twp., Oxford Co., Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location  [1
    Gender Female 
    Name Emily Codling 
    Residence 1922  Bruce St., Ayr, Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Eby ID Number Waterloo-340814 
    Died 29 Apr 1951  Ayr, North Dumfries Twp., Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location  [1
    Buried 2 May 1951  Ayr Cemetery, Ayr, Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location  [1
    Person ID I340814  Generations
    Last Modified 26 Feb 2024 

    Family Elijah Codling,   b. 1864, Blenheim Twp., Oxford Co., Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 28 Nov 1922, Wolverton, Blenheim Twp., Oxford Co., Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 58 years) 
    Married 22 Feb 1888  St. Thomas, Elgin Co., Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location  [2
    Children 
     1. Cora May Codling,   b. 21 May 1888, St. Thomas, Elgin Co., Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 4 Jun 1967, Kitchener, Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 79 years)
    Last Modified 2 Mar 2024 
    Family ID F248602  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

  • Notes 
    • Mrs. Elijah Codling Passes on Sunday

      Mrs. Elijah Codling passed away following an illness of a month at her residence on St. Andrews avenue on Sunday night. Mrs. Codling, who was the former Emily Chesney, was in her 86th year and was born in Drumbo. Her husband predeceased her 29 years ago. Mrs. Codling had lived in Ayr some 30 years, and was the daughter of the late Mr. and Mrs. James Codling of England. She married Elijah Codling in St. Thomas 64 years ago. She was an adherent of Knox United Church and was a member of the Women's Institute in her younger days. She did a great deal of knitting during both wars. Surviving are one daughter, Mrs. Cora Foe, Ayr; a grandson, Howard Foe, Preston, and four great-grand-children. Funeral service was held from her late residence this Wednesday afternoon, with interment in the Ayr Cemetery. Rev. W. D. Goodger officiated.

      The Ayr News May 3 1951 pg 2

  • Sources 
    1. [S367] Cemetery - ON, Waterloo, Ayr - Ayr Public CC#4489 Internet Link .
      Codling/ In Loving memory of/ Elijah Codling/ 1864 - 1922/ his wife/ Emily Chesney/ 1886 - 1951
      [Back/West] Cora M. Foe dau./ 1895 - 1967/ Marilyn Joyce Foe/ 1946 - 1947

    2. [S4] Vit - ON - Marriage Registration.
      Name: Elijah Codling Marriage Date: 22 Feb 1888 Marriage Location: St. Thomas Spouse:Emily Chesney

  • Event Map
    Link to Google MapsBorn - 1866 - Drumbo, Blenheim Twp., Oxford Co., Ontario, Canada Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsMarried - 22 Feb 1888 - St. Thomas, Elgin Co., Ontario, Canada Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsResidence - 1922 - Bruce St., Ayr, Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsDied - 29 Apr 1951 - AYR, North Dumfries Twp., Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsBuried - 2 May 1951 - Ayr Cemetery, Ayr, Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Link to Google Earth
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