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

Bertha Wilford

Female 1884 - 1987  (102 years)


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  • Name Bertha Wilford 
    Born 25 Aug 1884  Galt (Cambridge), Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location  [1
    Gender Female 
    Name Bertha 
    Name Bertha Brodie 
    Eby ID Number Waterloo-432125 
    Died 5 May 1987  Freeport (Kitchener), Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Buried Mount View Cemetery, Cambridge, Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Person ID I432125  Generations
    Last Modified 11 Jun 2024 

    Family 1 J. Ross 
    Last Modified 11 Jun 2024 
    Family ID F275219  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

    Family 2 Duncan Brodie,   b. 1885, Rodney, Elgin Co., Ontario Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. Yes, date unknown 
    Married 27 Nov 1918  Galt (Cambridge), Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location  [2
    Last Modified 11 Jun 2024 
    Family ID F275220  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

  • Notes 
    • BRODIE, Mrs. Duncan

      The death occured on May 5, 1987 of Mrs. Duncan Brodie (nee Bertha Wilford) at Freeport Hospital, in her 104th year. Mrs. Brodie was the daughter of the late George L Wilford and Mary Jane McMahon. Mrs. Brodie was born in Galt and lived there all her life. Married twice, she was predeceased by her first husband, J. Ross of Galt and her second husband, Duncan Brodie of Rodney, Ontario. She was also predeceased by three sisters; Ethel, Henrietta and Annie and seven brothers; Ernest, William, George T., Edward, Ephriam and Leonard, all of Galt and Oswald of California. She is survived by a niece, Lillian of Calgary; a niece Shirley and nephew Alan of California. At the requires of Mr. Doug Brodie, representative of the Canada Trust, Mrs. Brodie was cremated and no funeral service was held. Interment in Mount View Cemetery,on May 13, 1987.

      Cambridge Reporter 1987

  • Sources 
    1. [S2858] z Vit - ON - Birth Registration, Birth Certificate 036496 (1884).
      Name:Bertha Wilford Date of Birth:25 Aug 1884 Gender:Female Birth Place:Waterloo, Ontario, Canada Father's name:George Wilford Mother's name:Mary J Mc Mahon

    2. [S2856] zzzaaa Vit - ON - Marriage Registration, marriage certificate 018006 (1918).
      Name:Duncan Brodie Age:33 Birth Year:abt 1885 Birth Place:Rodney, Ontario Marriage Date:27 Nov 1918 Marriage Place:Waterloo, Ontario, Canada Father:Neil Brodie Mother:Catherine McDonald Spouse:Bertha Ross

      Name:Bertha Ross Age:31 Birth Year:abt 1887 Birth Place:Galt Marriage Date:27 Nov 1918 Marriage Place:Waterloo, Ontario, Canada Father:George Wilford Mary Jane Mcmahon Ross Mother:Ross Spouse:Duncan Brodie

  • Event Map
    Link to Google MapsBorn - 25 Aug 1884 - Galt (Cambridge), Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsMarried - 27 Nov 1918 - Galt (Cambridge), Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsDied - 5 May 1987 - Freeport (Kitchener), Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsBuried - - Mount View Cemetery, Cambridge, Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Link to Google Earth
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