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

Mary Jane Darrach

Female Cal 1860 - 1938  (~ 77 years)


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  • Name Mary Jane Darrach 
    Born CALC 23 Jul 1860  Mooresville, McGillivray Twp., Middlesex Co., Ontario Find all individuals with events at this location  [1
    Gender Female 
    Name Mary Jane Dempsey 
    Eby ID Number Waterloo-352092 
    Died 3 Apr 1938  London, Middlesex, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location  [2
    Cause: Cause: Arteriosclerosis - Carcinoma - Toxcaemia 
    Buried 6 Apr 1938  Preston Cemetery, Cambridge, Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location  [1
    Person ID I352092  Generations
    Last Modified 23 Feb 2021 

    Family Samuel Dempsey,   b. 1851, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 1942  (Age 91 years) 
    Married 23 Feb 1877  Parkhill, Middlesex Co., Ontario Find all individuals with events at this location  [3
    Children 
     1. Morley Benson Dempsey,   b. 3 Jun 1878, Biddulph Twp., Middlesex Co., Ontario Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 20 Nov 1941, London, Middlesex, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 63 years)
     2. Benjamin Cronan Dempsey,   b. Abt 1887, Parkhill, Middlesex Co., Ontario Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 21 Apr 1975, Preston (Cambridge), Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age ~ 88 years)
    Last Modified 24 Feb 2021 
    Family ID F251980  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

  • Notes 
    • MRS. SAMUEL DEMPSEY

      PRESTON, April 5--The funeral of the late Mrs. Samuel Dempsey of London, mother of Benjamin Dempsey of Preston, who died in London Sunday, will be held from the residence of her son, 930 Queen street, Preston, Wednesday afternoon at 2 30 p.m. Interment will be made in Preston cemetery. A brief funeral service was held in London, yesterday afternoon following which the remains were brought to Preston. The late Mrs. Dempsey was well-known in Preston. She lived here for 22 years before going to London eight years ago. Following her marriage in 1877, the deceased lived at Parkhill for 34 years. She was born in Mooresville, McGillivray township 78 years ago. Besides her husband there survive four sons, Benjamin of Preston, Morley of Regina, Sask., Homer of Dovernay, Alta., John J. of Hamilton and three daughters, Mrs. E. P. Aitken of Winnipeg, Mrs. Norman Martin and Mrs. Anna Robson, both of London.

      Kitchener Daily Record 5 Apr 1938 pg 15

  • Sources 
    1. [S239] Cemetery - ON, Waterloo, Cambridge - Preston CC#6335 Cemetery Internet Link .
      Samuel DEMPSEY/ 1851-1942/ Mary Jane his wife/ 1860-1938.

    2. [S116] Vit - ON - Death Registration.
      Name:Mary Jane Dempsey [Mary Jane Darrach] Gender:Female Birth Year:abt 1862 Birth Place:Ontario Age at Death:76 Death Date:3 Apr 1938 Death Place:Middlesex, Ontario, Canada Father:James Darrach Mother:Catherine Hennesey

    3. [S4] Vit - ON - Marriage Registration.
      Name:Samuel Dempsey Age:22 Birth Date:abt 1855 Birth Place:Canada Marriage Date:23 Feb 1877 Marriage County or District:Middlesex Father:John Dempsey Mother:Ellen Dempsey Spouse:Mary Jane Darroch Spouse's Age:18 Spouse Birth Date:abt 1859 Spouse Birth Place:Canada Spouse Father:James Darroch Spouse Mother:Catherine Darroch

  • Event Map
    Link to Google MapsMarried - 23 Feb 1877 - Parkhill, Middlesex Co., Ontario Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsDied - Cause: Cause: Arteriosclerosis - Carcinoma - Toxcaemia - 3 Apr 1938 - London, Middlesex, Ontario, Canada Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsBuried - 6 Apr 1938 - Preston Cemetery, Cambridge, Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Link to Google Earth
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