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

Agnes Jane Hunter

Female 1891 - 1947  (56 years)


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  • Name Agnes Jane Hunter 
    Born 9 Jul 1891  Bruce Township, Bruce Co., Ontario Find all individuals with events at this location  [1, 2, 3
    Gender Female 
    Name Agnes Jane Eltherington 
    Eby ID Number Waterloo-381862 
    Died 5 Oct 1947  Preston (Cambridge), Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location  [1
    Buried 7 Oct 1947  Parklawn Cemetery, Cambridge, Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location  [1
    Person ID I381862  Generations
    Last Modified 29 Sep 2019 

    Family Arthur William Eltherington,   b. 3 Oct 1881, Hull, England Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 10 Nov 1952, Kitchener, Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 71 years) 
    Married 28 Sep 1921  Regina, Saskatchewan Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Last Modified 30 Sep 2019 
    Family ID F259733  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

  • Event Map
    Link to Google MapsBorn - 9 Jul 1891 - Bruce Township, Bruce Co., Ontario Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsMarried - 28 Sep 1921 - Regina, Saskatchewan Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsDied - 5 Oct 1947 - Preston (Cambridge), Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsBuried - 7 Oct 1947 - Parklawn Cemetery, Cambridge, Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Link to Google Earth
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  • Notes 
    • Mrs. A. W. Eltherington

      PRESTON, Oct. 6 - Ailing 10 days, Agnes Jane Hunter, wife of Arthur W. Eltherington, Preston's assessor and collector, died at her home here, at two o'clock Sunday morning. The deceased had been a resident of Preston for more than 25 years, during which time she was active in community and church work. Born in Bruce County, the late Mrs. Eltherington received her early education there, and moving to Galt completed a business course at the Business College. She was in Toronto, for a short time and then moved to Regina in 1913, graduating as a nurse from the Regina hospital in 1917. In 1918 the late Mrs. Eltherington came to Preston and nursed in the Preston district, for a time, returning to the West where she was married to A. W. Eltherington on Sept. 28, 1921, in Regina. Following their marriage they came to Preston and resided here since that time. Keenly active in the work of the Victorian Order of Nurses in Preston, she held various offices and was a past president of the order. She was also a member of Preston I.O.D.E. chapter. A member of St. Paul's United Church, the late Mrs. Eltherington was active in many spheres of church work, particularly in the work of the Women's Missionary Society in which she held the office of second vice-president of the Brantford Presbyterial at the time of her death. She was also active in the work of the Sunday school in which she was superintendent for many years. She taught the Golden Rule Bible Class for some years. Surviving is her husband: a daughter, Marion Ruth, at St Michael's Hospital, Toronto: a son. Arthur Rae Eltherington and a step-son, William R Eitherington, of Preston: three sisters, Mrs. Lyle Shipley, Port Elgin: Mrs. William H. McKinnon, Kincardine: Mrs. George Babcock, Courtney. B.C., brother, John Hunter of Tiverton. Two brothers, a twin brother, George Hunter, of Shonneven, Sask. and Arthur of Manitoba, predeceased her. The late Mrs. Eltherington is resting at the Stager-Pass Ltd., Funeral Home until Tuesday, at 1 p.m., then at St. Paul's United Church for service at 2.30 p.m. Interment will be in the Preston cemetery.

      Kitchener Daily Record 6 Oct 1947 pg 15

  • Sources 
    1. [S356] Cemetery - ON, Waterloo, Cambridge - Parklawn CC#4504 Internet Link .
      Agnes Jane Hunter/ Wife Of A. W. Eltherington/ July 9, 1891 - Oct. 5, 1947.

    2. [S655] Vit - ON - Birth Registration, (1891), Agnes Jane Hunter.
      Agnes Jane Hunter Gender: Female Birth Date: 09 Jul 1891 Birthplace: Bruce, Bruce, Ontario Father's Name: William Hunter Mother's Name: Mary Jamison

    3. [S2490] aaa Vit - ON - Birth Registration, birth certificate 008451 (1891).
      Name:Agnes Jane Hunter Date of Birth:9 Jul 1891 Gender:Female Birth Place:Bruce, Ontario, Canada Father's name:William Hunter Mother's name:Mary Jamieson