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

Abner Brighton

Male 1895 - 1946  (50 years)


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  • Name Abner Brighton 
    Born 26 Nov 1895  Haysville, Wilmot Twp., Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location  [1
    Gender Male 
    Eby ID Number Waterloo-350093 
    Died 11 Jun 1946  Kitchener, Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location  [2
    Buried 13 Jun 1946  Preston Cemetery, Cambridge, Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location  [2
    Person ID I350093  Generations
    Last Modified 12 Jun 2019 

    Family Ida Gertrude "Gertrude" Langridge,   b. 13 Jan 1899, Preston (Cambridge), Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 31 Jan 1985  (Age 86 years) 
    Married 31 Jan 1917  Preston (Cambridge), Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Children 
     1. Jean Marie Brighton,   b. 18 Jun 1928, Preston (Cambridge), Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 18 Jun 1928, Preston (Cambridge), Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 0 years)
    Last Modified 14 Jun 2019 
    Family ID F251238  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

  • Event Map
    Link to Google MapsBorn - 26 Nov 1895 - Haysville, Wilmot Twp., Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsMarried - 31 Jan 1917 - Preston (Cambridge), Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsDied - 11 Jun 1946 - Kitchener, Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsBuried - 13 Jun 1946 - Preston Cemetery, Cambridge, Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Link to Google Earth
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  • Notes 
    • Abner Brighton

      PRESTON, June 11 — The death of Abner Brighton, 80, occurred at the Freeport Sanatorium early today. A resident of Preston, he had been confined to the sanatorium for ten years. Born in Wilmot Township, Mr. Brighton resided in Hespeler and Toronto for short periods before taking up residence in Preston 28 years ago. He had been employed as a cabinet maker in the Canada Office and School Furniture Ltd., before taking ill. He was a member of the Evangelical Church. Surviving lure his wife, the former Ida Langridge, Preston, and two sisters, Mrs. Allan Stager, Tavistock, and Mrs. Mervin Bechtel, New Dundee. A daughter, Jean Marie, died in infancy. The remains are resting at the Stager-Pass Ltd. Funeral Home where the service will be held Thursday at 2: 30. Interment will be made in the Preston Cemetery.

      Kitchener Daily Record 11 Jun 1946 pg 15

  • Sources 
    1. [S57] Vit - ON - Birth Registration.
      Name:Abner Brighton Date of Birth:26 Nov 1895 Gender:Male Birth Place:Waterloo, Ontario, Canada Father's name:Aaron Brighton Mother's name:Catherine Hymmen

    2. [S239] Cemetery - ON, Waterloo, Cambridge - Preston CC#6335 Cemetery Internet Link .
      Brighton/ In Loving Memory Of/ Abner Brighton/ Died June 11, 1946 In His 51st Year/ Ida/ Jan. 13, 1899 - Jan. 31, 1985/ Peace Perfect Peace.