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

Robert Henry "Harry" Everest

Male 1880 - 1956  (75 years)


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  • Name Robert Henry "Harry" Everest 
    Born 29 May 1880  , York Co., Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location  [1
    Gender Male 
    Eby ID Number Waterloo-349844 
    Died 2 Mar 1956  Cambridge, Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location  [2
    Buried 5 Mar 1956  Preston Cemetery, Cambridge, Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location  [2
    Person ID I349844  Generations
    Last Modified 18 Nov 2019 

    Family Olivia Rebecca Dutcher,   d. 4 Jun 1959, Kitchener, Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Married 29 Oct 1902  , Simcoe Co., Ontario Find all individuals with events at this location  [3
    Children 
     1. Robert Elwood Everest,   b. 22 Jul 1904, , Wentworth Co., Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. Yes, date unknown
     2. Edna Olivia "Olivia" Everest,   b. 18 Feb 1909, Preston (Cambridge), Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. Yes, date unknown
     3. Edith Isabella Everest,   b. 18 Mar 1910, Preston (Cambridge), Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. Yes, date unknown
    Last Modified 19 Nov 2019 
    Family ID F251138  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

  • Notes 
    • R. H. Everest

      PRESTON — Robert Henry (Harry) Everest. 235 Waterloo St., died in South Waterloo Memorial Hospital yesterday afternoon. Mr. Everest had been ill for nine years and in hospital six months. Born in York County, he lived in Port Elgin and Hamilton before he came to Preston in 1906. A heating and ventilating engineer, Mr. Everest was western Ontario representative of Sheldon's Engineering Ltd., Galt, from 1919 until he retired nine years ago. Mr. Everest was very active in Odd Fellow lodge work. He was a past deputy grand master of Royal City district; past noble grand of Cambridge Lodge, Preston; second chief patriarch. Victory Encampment and was a member of Queen Rebekah lodge. He also was a member of Preston Lodge AF and AM. a member of the Order of Samaritans, London; member of American Society of Heating and Ventilating Engineers and of the Professional Engineers of Ontario. He was a member of St. Paul's United Church. During the First World War, Mr. Everest served overseas from 1916 to 1918 with the 111th Battalion. He was a member of the 111th Battalion Association, Survivors include his wife. Libbie Dutcher; a son, Robert Elwood Everest. Sherman Oaks. Calif.: two daughters. Mrs. Bert (Olivia) Steel, Windsor; Mrs. Carl (Edtih) Lovegrove, Galt. Also three brothers, Arthur, Spencer and Harold, all of Scarboro Bluffs, near Toronto. There are five grandchildren. The body will rest at the Stager-Pass Funeral Home until Monday, when a public service will be held at 2: 30 p.m. at the funeral home. Burial will be in Preston Cemetery. Rev. H. J. Herlihey will officiate.

      Kitchener-Waterloo Record 3 Mar 1956 pg 5

  • Sources 
    1. [S57] Vit - ON - Birth Registration.
      Name:Robert Henry Everest Date of Birth:29 May 1880 Gender:Male Birth Place:York, Ontario, Canada Father's name:Robert Everest Mother's name:Mary Elizabeth Stibbard

    2. [S239] Cemetery - ON, Waterloo, Cambridge - Preston CC#6335 Cemetery Internet Link .
      Everest/ In Loving Memory Of/ Robert Henry Everest/ May 29, 1880 - Mar. 2, 1956/ His Beloved Wife/ Olivia Rebecca Dutcher/ Died June 4, 1959./ [Footstones] Father/ Mother/ [Rebekah Lodge Insignia & Union Jack]

    3. [S4] Vit - ON - Marriage Registration.
      Name:Robert Henry Everest Age:24 Birth Date:abt 1878 Birth Place:Toronto, Ontario Marriage Date:29 Oct 1902 Marriage County or District:Simcoe Father:Robert Everest Mother:Mary Elizabeth Stibbard Everest Spouse:Libbie Olivia Rebecca Dutcher Spouse's Age:28 Spouse Birth Date:abt 1874 Spouse Father:Wm Dutcher Spouse Mother:Isabella McKenzie

  • Event Map
    Link to Google MapsBorn - 29 May 1880 - , York Co., Ontario, Canada Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsMarried - 29 Oct 1902 - , Simcoe Co., Ontario Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsDied - 2 Mar 1956 - Cambridge, Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsBuried - 5 Mar 1956 - Preston Cemetery, Cambridge, Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Link to Google Earth
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