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

Elsie

Female 1921 - 1998  (76 years)


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  • Name Elsie  
    Born 10 Jun 1921  Liverpool, , Lancashire, England Find all individuals with events at this location  [1
    Gender Female 
    Military WW2 - war nurse during the Second World War 
    Name Elsie Gallbraith 
    Eby ID Number Waterloo-350794 
    Died 10 Jan 1998  Cambridge, Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location  [1
    Buried Preston Cemetery, Cambridge, Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location  [1
    Person ID I350794  Generations
    Last Modified 20 Aug 2019 

    Family James Gallbraith,   b. 17 May 1916, Liverpool, , Lancashire, England Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 10 Apr 1994, Cambridge, Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 77 years) 
    Last Modified 21 Aug 2019 
    Family ID F251494  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

  • Event Map
    Link to Google MapsBorn - 10 Jun 1921 - Liverpool, , Lancashire, England Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsDied - 10 Jan 1998 - Cambridge, Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsBuried - - Preston Cemetery, Cambridge, Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Link to Google Earth
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  • Notes 
    • GALBRAITH, Elsie

      Died peacefully at Cambridge Memorial Hospital, on Saturday, Jan. 10, 1998 with her family at her side. Beloved wife of the late James Galbraith, Elsie was born in Liverpool, England, 1921. She worked as a war nurse during the Second World War. After emigrating to Canada in 1949, Elsie and Jim settled in Preston. Elsie had a long history of service including work for the Children's Aid Society, the Red Cross and the Girl Guides. Elsie is survived by her daughter Ann Clare and husband Mark of Cambridge; her daughter Claire van Wijk and husband Dirk of Elmira; her grandchildren, Joshua, April, Chantal, Beth and James; and her sister, Jean Philipps and family of Liverpool. A memorial service for Elsie will be announced later.

      The Record Newspaper 12 Jan 1998 pg B4

  • Sources 
    1. [S239] Cemetery - ON, Waterloo, Cambridge - Preston CC#6335 Cemetery Internet Link .
      Gallbraith/ James/ May 17, 1916/ Apr. 10, 1994/ Elsie/ June 10, 1921/ Jan. 10, 1998.