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

Lydia Grace "Grace" Harding

Female 1889 - 1975  (86 years)


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  • Name Lydia Grace "Grace" Harding 
    Born 3 May 1889  Orangeville, Mono Twp., Dufferin Co., Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location  [1
    Gender Female 
    Name Lydia Grace "Grace" Mottershead 
    Eby ID Number Waterloo-382875 
    Died 3 Aug 1975  Cambridge, Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location  [2
    Buried 5 Aug 1975  Parklawn Cemetery, Cambridge, Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location  [2
    Person ID I382875  Generations
    Last Modified 12 Jun 2019 

    Family James Walter "Walter" Mottershead,   b. 14 Apr 1882, Manchester, England Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 14 May 1974, Preston (Cambridge), Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 92 years) 
    Married 13 Jun 1914  Orangeville, Mono Twp., Dufferin Co., Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location  [3
    Last Modified 14 Jun 2019 
    Family ID F260164  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

  • Event Map
    Link to Google MapsBorn - 3 May 1889 - Orangeville, Mono Twp., Dufferin Co., Ontario, Canada Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsMarried - 13 Jun 1914 - Orangeville, Mono Twp., Dufferin Co., Ontario, Canada Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsDied - 3 Aug 1975 - Cambridge, Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsBuried - 5 Aug 1975 - Parklawn Cemetery, Cambridge, Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Link to Google Earth
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  • Notes 
    • MOTTERSHEAD, Mrs. J. Walter

      On Aug. 3, at her residence, The Fairview Mennonite Home, Cambridge, in her 87th year, Grace Harding, beloved wife of the late Walter Mottershead. Loving mother of June (wife of Rev. Dr. E. Sidney Kerr) of Cambridge; dear grandmother of Paul S. Kerr of Toronto and Donna (Mrs. Hugh Swain) of Ashburn. Mrs. Mottershead was born in Orangeville, resided in Preston, for the past five years, a member of Temple Baptist Church. She was predeceased by her husband, J. Walter Mottershead, in May, 1974. Mrs. Mottershead rested at the Barthel-Slager Funeral Home, Cambridge. Funeral and committal services were held today, Tuesday, August 5, at 11 a.m. Interment followed in Parklawn cemetery.

      Kitchener-Waterloo Record 5 Aug 1975 pg 27

  • Sources 
    1. [S2490] aaa Vit - ON - Birth Registration, Birth Certificate 006499 (1889).
      Name:Lydia Grace Harding Date of Birth:3 May 1889 Gender:Female Birth Place:Dufferin, Ontario, Canada Father's name:Wiliam Harding Mother's name:Elizabeth Nicholson

    2. [S356] Cemetery - ON, Waterloo, Cambridge - Parklawn CC#4504 Internet Link .
      Mottershead/ In Loving Memory Of/ James Walter Mottershead/ Apr. 14, 1882 - May 14, 1974/ His Beloved Wife/ Grace Lydia Harding/ May 3, 1889 - Aug. 3, 1975/ Forever With The Lord.

    3. [S2488] aaa Vit - ON - Marriage Registration, marriage certificate 009524 (1914).
      Name:Walter Mottershead Age:32 Birth Year:abt 1882 Birth Place:England Marriage Date:13 Jun 1914 Marriage Place:Dufferin, Ontario, Canada Father:James Mottershead Mother:Edith Hill Spouse:Grace Lydia Harding