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

Eva Giles

Female 1867 - 1943  (76 years)


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  • Name Eva Giles 
    Born 1 Jan 1867  Palmerston, Peel Township, Wellington Co., Ontario Find all individuals with events at this location  [1
    Gender Female 
    Name Eva Farley 
    Eby ID Number Waterloo-353864 
    Died 7 Sep 1943  Preston (Cambridge), Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location  [2
    Cause: Cause: Arteriosclerosis - Coronary Thrombosis 
    Buried 9 Sep 1943  Preston Cemetery, Cambridge, Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location  [1
    Person ID I353864  Generations
    Last Modified 22 Oct 2019 

    Family George Farley,   b. 26 Apr 1863, , Wellington Co., Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 16 Mar 1953, Preston (Cambridge), Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 89 years) 
    Married 27 Sep 1888  Harriston, Wellington Co., Ontario Find all individuals with events at this location  [3
    Last Modified 22 Oct 2019 
    Family ID F252597  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

  • Notes 
    • MRS. GEORGE FARLEY

      PRESTON, Sept. 7 — Seriously ill for the past four weeks, Eva Giles, wife of George Farley, died at the home of her daughter, Mrs. A. R. Ball, Preston, at an early hour this morning. She was 76 years of age. Born in Palmerston, Mrs. Farley came to Preston 36 years ago and has resided here since that time. She was an active member of St. Paul's United Church and took a keen interest in church work. Five years ago Mr. Farley and the late Mrs. Farley celebrated their golden wedding anniversary in Preston. During her long residence here the deceased formed a large circle of friends. She had made her home at 518 Waterloo Street, but for the past few weeks had been at the home of her daughter, Mrs. Ball. Surviving are her husband, a son, Frank Farley, of Edmonton, Alta., two daughters. Mrs. A. R. Ball, Preston, Mrs. C. N. (Charlotte) Malcolm, Preston and one stepbrother, Frank Clark of Brantford. Eight grandchildren and one great-grandchild also survive. The remains are resting at the Stager-Pass Funeral Home from where the funeral will be held on Thursday at 4 p.m. Interment will be in the Preston Cemetery.

      Kitchener Daily Record 7 Sep 1943 pg 15

  • Sources 
    1. [S239] Cemetery - ON, Waterloo, Cambridge - Preston CC#6335 Cemetery Internet Link .
      Farley/ In Loving Memory Of/ George Farley/ Apr. 26, 1863 - Mar. 16, 1953/ Eva Giles/ Beloved Wife Of/ George Farley/ Jan. 1, 1867 - Sept. 7, 1943/ At Rest. [Footstones] Father/ Mother.

    2. [S116] Vit - ON - Death Registration.
      Name:Eva . Giles Farley Gender:Female Age:76 Birth Date:1 Jan 1867 Birth Place:Palmerston Ont Death Date:7 Sep 1943 Death Place:Preston, Waterloo, Ontario, Canada Father:William Giles Mother:Catherine Cowan Spouse:George Farley

    3. [S4] Vit - ON - Marriage Registration.
      Name:George Farley Age:23 Birth Year:abt 1865 Birth Place:Wellington County, Ontario Marriage Date:27 Sep 1888 Marriage Place:Wellington, Ontario, Canada Father:Thomas Farley Mother:Catharine Farley Spouse:Eva Giles

  • Event Map
    Link to Google MapsBorn - 1 Jan 1867 - Palmerston, Peel Township, Wellington Co., Ontario Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsMarried - 27 Sep 1888 - Harriston, Wellington Co., Ontario Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsDied - Cause: Cause: Arteriosclerosis - Coronary Thrombosis - 7 Sep 1943 - Preston (Cambridge), Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsBuried - 9 Sep 1943 - Preston Cemetery, Cambridge, Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Link to Google Earth
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