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

Wellington Shupe[1, 2, 3]

Male 1854 - 1927  (73 years)


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  • Name Wellington Shupe 
    Born 20 Feb 1854  St. George, South Dumfries Twp., Brant Co., Ontario Find all individuals with events at this location  [4, 5, 6, 7, 8, 9
    Gender Male 
    Occupation Piano Tuner 
    Occupation 1877  Preston (Cambridge), Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location  [10
    machinist 
    Occupation 1881  Preston (Cambridge), Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location  [7
    Machinist 
    Occupation 1891  Galt (Cambridge), Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location  [9
    Machinist 
    Religion 1891  Galt (Cambridge), Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location  [9
    Methodist 
    Occupation 1901  Galt (Cambridge), Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location  [5
    Machinist 
    Occupation 1911  Galt (Cambridge), Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location  [8
    Machinist, Machine Shop 
    Religion 1911  Galt (Cambridge), Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location  [8
    Methodist 
    Eby ID Number 00113-7200 
    Died 6 Jul 1927  Galt (Cambridge), Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location  [11
    Cause: Cerebral Haemorrhage (4 days) - Pneumonia (1 day) 
    Buried 8 Jul 1927  Mount View Cemetery, Cambridge, Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location  [12
    Person ID I424741  Generations
    Last Modified 16 Mar 2020 

    Father Jacob Shupe,   b. 19 Jun 1822, Wilmot Twp., Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 1 Dec 1896, Galt (Cambridge), Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 74 years) 
    Mother Sallie Ann Master,   b. 6 Feb 1833, , Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 22 May 1915  (Age 82 years) 
    Married 7 Feb 1849  [4, 6
    Family ID F1705  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

    Family Sarah Isabella Rosenberger,   b. 28 Mar 1859, Preston (Cambridge), Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 25 Jan 1939, Galt (Cambridge), Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 79 years) 
    Married 25 Dec 1877  Preston (Cambridge), Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location  [9, 10
    Children 
     1. Nellie Mandana Shupe,   b. 20 Dec 1878, Preston (Cambridge), Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. Yes, date unknown
     2. Albert Edwin Shupe,   b. 27 Aug 1880, Preston (Cambridge), Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. Detroit, Wayne, Michigan, USA Find all individuals with events at this location
     3. Lillie Gertrude Shupe,   b. 21 Sep 1882, Preston (Cambridge), Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. Yes, date unknown
    Last Modified 16 Mar 2020 
    Family ID F272960  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

  • Notes 
    • Wellington Shupe, "was born in St. George, Brant County, Ontario, February 20th, 1854. He is married to Sarah Isabella Rosenberger. They reside in Galt, Ontario, where he is engaged with Goldie & McColluch as a mechanist. To them are born three children".


      Eby, Ezra E. (1895). A biographical history of Waterloo township and other townships of the county: being a history of the early settlers and their descendants, mostly all of Pennsylvania Dutch origin: as also much other unpublished historical information chiefly of a local character. Berlin [Kitchener, Ont.]: [s.n.].

  • Sources 
    1. [S10] Book - Vol II A Biographical History of Waterloo Township and other townships of the county : being a history of the early settlers and their descendants, mostly all of Pennsylvania Dutch origin..., 192.

    2. [S2897] aaaVit - ON - Marriage Registration, 17110-1902.
      Albert Edwin Shupe, 22, Occ. Machinist, b. Preston, Res. Galt, son of Wellington Shupe and Sarah Rosenberger, married Amber Effie Wilson, 21, b. Wallaceville, Res. Hespeler, daughter of Johnston Wilson and Fenton Brown, Witnessed by: Ralph Marshall of Galt and Aggie Morlock of Hespeler, 26 June 1902 at Hespeler

    3. [S2897] aaaVit - ON - Marriage Registration, 019071-05.
      James Mcdonald, 25, Occ. Yeoman, b. N. Dumfries, Res. Same, son of Hugh Mcdonald & Annie Kerr, married Lillian Shupe, 22, b. Preston, Res. Galt, daughter of Wellington Shupe & Sarah Rosenburger, Witn: John Mcdonald of N. Dumfries & Wilhelmina Thomson of Galt, 12 April 1905 at Galt

    4. [S10] Book - Vol II A Biographical History of Waterloo Township and other townships of the county : being a history of the early settlers and their descendants, mostly all of Pennsylvania Dutch origin..., 482.

    5. [S259] Census - ON, Waterloo, Galt - 1901, Galt (Town/Ville) C-11 Page 8.

    6. [S10] Book - Vol II A Biographical History of Waterloo Township and other townships of the county : being a history of the early settlers and their descendants, mostly all of Pennsylvania Dutch origin..., 73.

    7. [S297] Census - ON, Waterloo, Preston - 1881, Page 32.

    8. [S572] Census - ON, Waterloo, Galt - 1911, Div. 19 Page 23.

    9. [S1800] Census - ON, Waterloo, Galt - 1891, Section 2 Page 54.

    10. [S4] Vit - ON - Marriage Registration, 011029-77.
      011029-77 (Waterloo Co.) Wellington SHUPE, 23, machinist, no birth place given, Preston, s/o Jacob & Sally Ann married Sarah Isabella ROSENBERGER, 18, Preston, Preston, d/o Joseph & Hannah, witn Mary ROSENBERGER of Preston & Daniel M. LEVAN of Plattsville, 25 December 1877 in Preston.

    11. [S2491] aaa Vit - ON - Death Registration, death certificate 033534 (1927).
      Name:Wellington Shupe Gender:Male Age:73 Birth Date:abt 1854 Birth Place:St George Death Date:6 Jul 1927 Death Place:Waterloo, Ontario, Canada Cause of Death:Cerebral Hemorrhage

    12. [S2699] Burial Card - Mount View Cemetery, Card Collection.
      Wellington SHUPE - 8 July 1927

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    Link to Google MapsBorn - 20 Feb 1854 - St. George, South Dumfries Twp., Brant Co., Ontario Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsOccupation - machinist - 1877 - Preston (Cambridge), Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsMarried - 25 Dec 1877 - Preston (Cambridge), Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsOccupation - Machinist - 1881 - Preston (Cambridge), Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsOccupation - Machinist - 1891 - Galt (Cambridge), Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsReligion - Methodist - 1891 - Galt (Cambridge), Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsOccupation - Machinist - 1901 - Galt (Cambridge), Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsOccupation - Machinist, Machine Shop - 1911 - Galt (Cambridge), Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsReligion - Methodist - 1911 - Galt (Cambridge), Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsDied - Cause: Cerebral Haemorrhage (4 days) - Pneumonia (1 day) - 6 Jul 1927 - Galt (Cambridge), Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsBuried - 8 Jul 1927 - Mount View Cemetery, Cambridge, Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Link to Google Earth
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