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

Mary Jane Folland

Female 1870 - 1956  (86 years)


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  • Name Mary Jane Folland 
    Born 21 Mar 1870  , Devonshire, England Find all individuals with events at this location  [1, 2, 3, 4
    Gender Female 
    Immigration 1876  Canada Find all individuals with events at this location  [2
    Name Mary Jane Kress 
    Religion 1911  Preston (Cambridge), Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location  [2
    Anglican 
    Eby ID Number Waterloo-350820 
    Died 17 Oct 1956  Seaforth, Huron Co., Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location  [3
    Buried Preston Cemetery, Cambridge, Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location  [3
    Person ID I350820  Generations
    Last Modified 17 Feb 2020 

    Family William Frederick Kress,   b. 14 Apr 1871, Preston (Cambridge), Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 26 Jan 1958, Kitchener, Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 86 years) 
    Married 9 Oct 1895  Seaforth, Huron Co., Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location  [4
    Children 
     1. Mabel Augusta Kress,   b. 22 Feb 1898, Preston (Cambridge), Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 1964  (Age 65 years)
     2. Wilbur Folland Carl Kress,   b. 2 Apr 1901, Preston (Cambridge), Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 1963, Galt (Cambridge), Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 61 years)
    Last Modified 17 Feb 2020 
    Family ID F251502  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

  • Notes 
    • Mrs. W. F. KressMrs. William F. Kress, 80, died at the residence of her daughter, Mrs. G. Hugo Bingham, 700 Rockway Driveon Wednesday. Born in Devonshire, England, March 21, 1870, she was formerly, Mary Jane Folland. On Oct. 9, 1895, she married Mr. Kress, at Seaforth, Ont. She wars a member of Christ Anglican Church. Besides her husband, she is survived by one son, Wilbur Folland Kress, St. Thomas, one daughter, Mrs. G. Hugo (Mabel) Bingham, Kitchener and one grandchild. Mrs. Kress was the Iast surviving member of her family. The body is at the Schreiter Sandrock Funeral Home, from where services will be conducted,by Rev. A. W. Dillistone, at 2 p.m., Saturday. Burial will be in Preston Cemetery. Mrs. Kress, lived most of her life in Preston, where her husband, operated the Kress House. She was the last surviving member of herfamily.

      Kitchener-Waterloo Record 18 Oct 1956 pg 7

  • Sources 
    1. [S204] Census - ON, Waterloo, Preston - 1901, Preston (Village) F-2 Page 4.

    2. [S1669] Census - ON, Waterloo, Preston - 1911, Div. 24 Pg. 6.

    3. [S239] Cemetery - ON, Waterloo, Cambridge - Preston CC#6335 Cemetery Internet Link .
      [Large Monument] Kress./ [Flat Marker, Foot End, At Front] William F. Kress/ 1871 - 1958/ His Beloved Wife/ Mary J. Folland/ 1870 - 1956.

    4. [S74] News - ON, Waterloo, Kitchener - Kitchener-Waterloo Record (1948-1994), Obituary of Mrs. William Kress - 18 Oct 1956 pg 7.

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    Link to Google MapsBorn - 21 Mar 1870 - , Devonshire, England Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsImmigration - 1876 - Canada Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsMarried - 9 Oct 1895 - Seaforth, Huron Co., Ontario, Canada Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsReligion - Anglican - 1911 - Preston (Cambridge), Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsDied - 17 Oct 1956 - Seaforth, Huron Co., 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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