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Elizabeth "Eliza" Cant

Female 1841 - 1906  (65 years)


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  • Name Elizabeth "Eliza" Cant 
    Born 15 Jan 1841  , Scotland Find all individuals with events at this location  [1, 2, 3, 4, 5, 6
    Gender Female 
    Immigration 1843  Canada Find all individuals with events at this location  [1
    Residence 1851  Galt (Cambridge), Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location  [4
    Presbyterian 
    Residence 1891  Galt (Cambridge), Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location  [5
    Presbyterian 
    Recipes 1898  Galt (Cambridge), Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location  [7
    • LIGHT FRUIT CAKE
      Miss E. Cant
      Five eggs, one pound light brown sugar, one-third pound butter, one-half pound lemon and orange peel (mixed), one and a quarter pounds flour, one teaspoonful soda, one pound raisins (if wanted). Put raisins and peel in after the flour.
    Eby ID Number Waterloo-43694 
    Died 22 Dec 1906  Galt (Cambridge), Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location  [3, 6
    Cause: Paralysis (2 months) 
    Buried Mount View Cemetery, Cambridge, Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location  [3
    Person ID I43694  Generations
    Last Modified 22 Jan 2022 

    Father Hugh Cant,   b. 1799, , Scotland Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 26 Mar 1867, Galt (Cambridge), Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 68 years) 
    Mother Alison Thom,   b. 1801, , Scotland Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 24 Mar 1879  (Age 78 years) 
    Family ID F6626  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

    Father Cant 
    Family ID F246772  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

  • Sources 
    1. [S259] Census - ON, Waterloo, Galt - 1901, Galt (Town/Ville) C-8 Page 2.

    2. [S336] Census - ON, Waterloo, Galt - 1881, Galt Division 2 Page 73.

    3. [S122] Cemetery - ON, Waterloo, Cambridge - Mount View CC#4495 Internet Link .
      William/ son of Hugh & Alison/ Cant/ died 19th Sept. 1856/ aged 19 years/ also their daughter/ Eliza/ born Jan. 15, 1841/ died Dec. 22, 1906/ and/ Helen/ born Oct. 7, 1843/ died Jan. 4, 1927

    4. [S313] Census - ON, Waterloo, Galt - 1851, Pg.24.

    5. [S1800] Census - ON, Waterloo, Galt - 1891, Sec. 1 Page 121.

    6. [S713] Vit - ON - Death Registration, death certificate.
      Eliza Cant Gender: Female Age: 65 Birth Date: abt 1841 Birth Place: Scotland Death Date: 22 Dec 1906 Death Place: Galt, Waterloo, Ontario, Canada Cause of Death: Paralysis #029689

    7. [S1721] The New Galt Cook (Revised Edition).

  • Event Map
    Link to Google MapsBorn - 15 Jan 1841 - , Scotland Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsImmigration - 1843 - Canada Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsResidence - Presbyterian - 1851 - Galt (Cambridge), Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsResidence - Presbyterian - 1891 - Galt (Cambridge), Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsRecipes - 1898 - Galt (Cambridge), Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsDied - Cause: Paralysis (2 months) - 22 Dec 1906 - Galt (Cambridge), 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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