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

Minnie Davis

Female 1872 - 1948  (76 years)


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  • Name Minnie Davis 
    Born 1872  Northern Ireland Find all individuals with events at this location  [1
    Gender Female 
    Name Minnie Morrow 
    Eby ID Number Waterloo-350797 
    Died 15 Jan 1948  Galt (Cambridge), Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location  [1
    Buried 17 Jan 1948  Preston Cemetery, Cambridge, Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location  [1
    Person ID I350797  Generations
    Last Modified 18 Nov 2019 

    Family William John Morrow,   b. 10 Aug 1873, Stratford, Perth Co., Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 13 Oct 1946, London, Middlesex, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 73 years) 
    Married 8 Oct 1900  , Brant Co., Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location  [2
    Last Modified 19 Nov 2019 
    Family ID F251495  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

  • Notes 
    • Mrs. W. J. Morrow

      PRESTON, Jan, 15— Popularly known Preston resident for the past 38 years, Minnie Davis, widow of William John Morrow, died at 7: 30 a.m. in Galt Hospital. Ailing for the past year, Mrs. Morrow had been seriously ill and confined to hospital for the past week. She was 74. Born in Northern Ireland, the deceased came to Canada at the age of eight, living in Brantford until 1909 when she came to Preston, making her home here since that time. She was married in 1900, her husband predeceasing her in October, 1946. A member of the Preston Baptist Church, Mrs. Morrow was a member of the Berean Bible Class and of the Preston True Blue Lodge. She was a member of the latter order for more than 60 years. She was also a member of the Preston Rebekah Lodge, and a charter member of the Preston Horticultural Society. Surviving are four sons, Laverne Kenneth, Harold George, Gordon Earl, all of Preston, and Chief Petty Officer William John of Halifax; six grandchildren; one great-grandchild and a sister, Mrs. John Bowden, of Brantford. The body is resting at the Stager-Pass, Ltd., Funeral Home from where the funeral will be held Saturday, with service at 2: 30. Internment will be in Preston Cemetery.

      Kitchener-Waterloo Record 15 Jan 1948 pg 21

  • Sources 
    1. [S239] Cemetery - ON, Waterloo, Cambridge - Preston CC#6335 Cemetery Internet Link .
      Morrow/ In Loving Memory Of/ William J. Morrow/ Died Oct. 13, 1946 In His 74th Year/ His Wife/ Minnie Davis/ Died Jan. 15, 1948/ In Her 75th Year/ At Rest.

    2. [S4] Vit - ON - Marriage Registration.
      Name:William J Morrow Age:26 Birth Date:abt 1874 Birth Place:Stratford, Ontario Marriage Date:8 Oct 1900 Marriage County or District:Brant Father:Wm Morrow Mother:Jane Boyd Spouse:Minnie Davis Spouse's Age:28 Spouse Birth Date:abt 1872 Spouse Birth Place:Ireland Spouse Father:Michael Davis Spouse Mother:Wilhelmina Little

  • Event Map
    Link to Google MapsBorn - 1872 - Northern Ireland Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsMarried - 8 Oct 1900 - , Brant Co., Ontario, Canada Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsDied - 15 Jan 1948 - Galt (Cambridge), Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsBuried - 17 Jan 1948 - Preston Cemetery, Cambridge, Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Link to Google Earth
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