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

Henry Holland

Male 1884 - 1944  (59 years)


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  • Name Henry Holland 
    Born 31 Dec 1884  Bury, England Find all individuals with events at this location  [1
    Gender Male 
    Eby ID Number Waterloo-353880 
    Died 19 Sep 1944  Preston (Cambridge), Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location  [1
    Buried 21 Sep 1944  Preston Cemetery, Cambridge, Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location  [1
    Person ID I353880  Generations
    Last Modified 29 Sep 2019 

    Family Alice M. Thompson,   b. 12 Apr 1882, , England Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 29 Nov 1959, Preston (Cambridge), Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 77 years) 
    Children 
     1. Walter Holland
    Last Modified 30 Sep 2019 
    Family ID F252604  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

  • Event Map
    Link to Google MapsDied - 19 Sep 1944 - Preston (Cambridge), Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsBuried - 21 Sep 1944 - Preston Cemetery, Cambridge, Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Link to Google Earth
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  • Notes 
    • HENRY HOLLAND

      PRESTON, Sept. 19 — Illness of nearly three years duration culminated in the depth at his residence, 434 Dover St., at 7 o'clock this morning, of Henry Holland, well-known Preston citizen. Mr. Holland, who was 59 years of age, was born in Bury, England and came to Canada, directly to Preston, 40 years ago, from Darwin, England, making his home here since that time. He was originally employed as a machinist with the former Metal Shingle Siding Company, now Eastern Steel Products, Preston and the former Car and Coach Company, Preston, while for the past 25 years he was engaged as a machinist with the Babcock Wilcox-GoIdie McCullough industry, Galt. Mr. Holland was a member of the once famous, Preston Silver Band, playing a bass horn. He took a keen interest in sports. He was a past noble grand of the Preston I.O.O.F. Lodge, No.188 and a member of Victory Encampment and the Canadian Order of Foresters and was also a number of St. John's Anglican church. Surviving are his wife; a son, Walter; one brother, James, all of Preston; two sisters, Mrs. Fretwell, of Toronto and Mrs. B. Collins, of Darwin, England. Two brothers predeceased him, Thomas, f our years ago and John, 15 years ago. The remains are resting at the Stager-Pass Funeral Home, from where the funeral will be held Thursday afternoon, at 3 00 pm. Interment wil1 be in the Preston cemetery. The funeral will be under I.O.O.F. auspices.

      Kitchener Daily Record 19 Sep 1944 pg 13

  • Sources 
    1. [S239] Cemetery - ON, Waterloo, Cambridge - Preston CC#6335 Cemetery Internet Link .
      Holland/ Henry/ Dec. 31, 1884/ Sept. 19, 1944/ Alice M./ Apr. 12, 1882/ Nov. 29, 1959.