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

John Vander

Male Cal 1853 - 1925  (~ 72 years)


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  • Name John Vander 
    Born CALC 20 Mar 1853  , Lanark Co, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location  [1
    Gender Male 
    Eby ID Number Waterloo-341938 
    Died 29 Nov 1925  Blenheim Twp., Oxford Co., Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location  [2
    Cause: Cause: Arteriosclerosis (2 years) - Apoplexy (3 days) 
    Buried 2 Dec 1925  Ayr Cemetery, Ayr, Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location  [1
    Person ID I341938  Generations
    Last Modified 14 Nov 2022 

    Family Sarah Ann Aikens,   b. 1865, Paisley, Elderslie Twp., Bruce Co., Ontario Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 6 Mar 1919, Blenheim Twp., Oxford Co., Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 54 years) 
    Children 
     1. William Emory Vander,   b. 26 Mar 1896, Drumbo, Blenheim Twp., Oxford Co., Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 14 Oct 1978, Kitchener, Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 82 years)
    Last Modified 15 Nov 2022 
    Family ID F249023  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

  • Notes 
    • Death of John Vander - Was Resident of Blenheim Township for 35 Years - The death occurred in Blenheim Township on Sunday at midnight of John Vander, aged 72 years. Deceased was stricken with a stroke about three months ago, since which time? he had been in declining health. He was born in Lanark County in 1853 and removed to Blenheim Township about 35 years ago. He worked at his trade of carpenter for a great many years, but took up farming some 24 years ago. He located on the farm on which he died about 17 years ago. His wife, whose maiden name was Sarah Ann Aikens, predeceased him 6 years. Of a quiet and retiring nature, deceased was esteemed as a good neighbor and friend, and his demise will be regretted by a wide acquaintanceship. He was a Methodist in religion, being a member of the Ayr Church. He is survived by two brothers, viz.: George of Vancouver; James of Emmett, Idaho; also three sons and one daughter, viz.: Miss Cora, of Sarnia; Alfred, of Drumbo; Chester and Emory at home.

      The Ayr News Dec 3 1925 pg 1

  • Sources 
    1. [S367] Cemetery - ON, Waterloo, Ayr - Ayr Public CC#4489 Internet Link .
      [Front/East] Vander/ John Vander/ 1853 - 1925/ Sarah Ann Aikens/ wife of/ John Vander/ 1865 - 1919
      [Back/West] Gladys E. Stewart/ 1894 - 1956/ wife of/ William Vander/ 1896 - 1978

    2. [S116] Vit - ON - Death Registration.
      Name: John Vander Gender: Male Birth Year: abt 1853 Birth Place: Lanark, Ontario Age at Death: 72 Death Date: 29 Nov 1925 Death Place: Oxford, Ontario, Canada

  • Event Map
    Link to Google MapsBorn - CALC 20 Mar 1853 - , Lanark Co, Ontario, Canada Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsDied - Cause: Cause: Arteriosclerosis (2 years) - Apoplexy (3 days) - 29 Nov 1925 - Blenheim Twp., Oxford Co., Ontario, Canada Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsBuried - 2 Dec 1925 - Ayr Cemetery, Ayr, Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Link to Google Earth
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