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

Marshall Maurice Preston

Male 1882 - 1962  (79 years)


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  • Name Marshall Maurice Preston 
    Born 31 Aug 1882  Paisley, Elderslie Twp., Bruce Co., Ontario Find all individuals with events at this location  [1, 2, 3, 4
    Gender Male 
    Name Maurice Marshal Preston 
    Occupation 1901  Galt (Cambridge), Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location  [1
    Machinist 
    Eby ID Number Waterloo-352373 
    Died 22 Mar 1962  Freeport (Kitchener), Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location  [3
    Buried 24 Mar 1962  Mount View Cemetery, Cambridge, Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location  [3
    Person ID I352373  Generations
    Last Modified 29 Jan 2024 

    Father Adam Preston,   b. 29 Jan 1847, Galt (Cambridge), Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 21 May 1923, Galt (Cambridge), Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 76 years) 
    Mother Sarah Morley,   b. 17 Jan 1848, , Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 15 Nov 1931, Galt (Cambridge), Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 83 years) 
    Family ID F246868  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

    Family Lillian Elizabeth Clemens,   b. 19 Mar 1884, Galt (Cambridge), Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 1964  (Age 79 years) 
    Married 20 Jun 1907  Galt (Cambridge), Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location  [5
    Children 
     1. Morley Clemens Preston,   b. 16 Apr 1908, Galt (Cambridge), Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 1979  (Age 70 years)
    Last Modified 30 Jan 2024 
    Family ID F252101  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

  • Notes 
    • Marshall M. Preston

      GALT - Marshall M. Preston, 79, of 31 Berkley Rd. died today at Coutts Pavilion, Freeport. Mr. Preston was born in Paisley and had been a Galt resident for almost 70 years. He was sales manager for the Galt Malleable Iron Company. Mr. Preston was a member of Knox Presbyterian Church. He was an avid sportsman and played hockey on a western Ontario team during his youth. Surviving are his wife, the former Lillian Clemens; a son, Morley of Doon; a sister, Jeanette of Galt, and two grandchildren. The body is at Little's Funeral Home, Galt, where funeral will be conducted Saturday at 2 p.m. Burial will be in Mount View Cemetery. Rev. R. A. Jackson of Knox Church will officiate.

      Kitchener-Waterloo Record 22 Mar 1962 pg 5

  • Sources 
    1. [S259] Census - ON, Waterloo, Galt - 1901, Galt (Town/Ville) C-9 Page 7.

    2. [S57] Vit - ON - Birth Registration.
      Name:Maurice Preston Date of Birth:31 Aug 1882 Gender:Male Birth Place:Bruce, Ontario, Canada Father's name:Adam Preston Mother's name:Sarah Morley

    3. [S122] Cemetery - ON, Waterloo, Cambridge - Mount View CC#4495 Internet Link .
      PRESTON/ Marshall Maurice/ PRESTON/ 1882-1962/ his wife/ Lillian CLEMENS/ PRESTON/ 1884-1964

    4. [S655] z Vit - ON - Birth Registration.
      Maurice Preston
      Event Type:
      Birth
      Event Date:
      31 Aug 1882
      Event Place:
      Paisley, Bruce, Ontario, Canada
      Gender:
      Male
      Father's Name:
      Adam Preston
      Mother's Name:
      Sarah Morley
      Certificate Number:
      2644

    5. [S4] Vit - ON - Marriage Registration.
      Name:Morris Marshal Preston Age:24 Birth Date:abt 1883 Birth Place:Paisley Marriage Date:20 Jun 1907 Marriage County or District:Waterloo Father:Adam Preston Mother:Sarah Morley Spouse:Lilian Elizabeth Clemens Spouse's Age:23 Spouse Birth Date:abt 1884 Spouse Birth Place:Galt, Ontario Spouse Father:Jacob Clemens Spouse Mother:Fredrica Schlarbaum

  • Event Map
    Link to Google MapsOccupation - Machinist - 1901 - Galt (Cambridge), Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsMarried - 20 Jun 1907 - Galt (Cambridge), Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsDied - 22 Mar 1962 - Freeport (Kitchener), Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsBuried - 24 Mar 1962 - Mount View Cemetery, Cambridge, Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Link to Google Earth
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