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

William Saxton Woodward

Male 1831 - 1904  (73 years)


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  • Name William Saxton Woodward 
    Born 15 Aug 1831  , Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location  [1, 2, 3, 4, 5, 6
    Gender Male 
    Occupation 1861  Wellesley Twp., Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location  [6
    Farmer 
    Residence 1861  Wellesley Twp., Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location  [6
    Wesley Methodist 
    Directory 1864  Wellesley Township - East Concession 11 Lot 01, Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location  [7
    Occupation 1871  Wellesley Twp., Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location  [5
    Farmer 
    Residence 1871  Wellesley Twp., Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location  [5
    U. Brethren 
    Occupation 1881  Wellesley Twp., Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location  [3
    Farmer 
    Occupation 1901  Wellesley Twp., Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location  [1
    Farmer 
    Eby ID Number Waterloo-49250 
    Died 5 Nov 1904  Woolwich Twp., Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location  [4
    Buried Hawkesville Union Cemetery, Hawkesville, Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location  [4
    Person ID I49250  Generations
    Last Modified 12 May 2024 

    Father Lumon Woodward,   b. 30 Jun 1792, Cornwall, Addison, Vermont, United States Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 19 Feb 1860, Wellesley Twp., Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 67 years) 
    Mother Mary Ballard,   b. CALC 8 Oct 1804, , New York State, USA Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 29 Dec 1893, Wellesley Twp., Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age ~ 89 years) 
    Family ID F28491  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

    Family Ellen U. Webster,   b. 16 Jan 1834, , Scotland Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 16 Sep 1901  (Age 67 years) 
    Children 
     1. Ellen Woodward,   b. 8 Dec 1851, Woolwich Twp., Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 30 Apr 1929  (Age 77 years)
     2. Mary Amanda Woodward,   b. CALC 25 Oct 1854, , Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 5 Jul 1894  (Age ~ 39 years)
     3. Laura Mathilda Woodward,   b. 22 Jul 1857, Wellesley Twp., Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 1 Aug 1935, Kitchener, Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 78 years)
     4. Mabel Woodward,   b. 15 Dec 1863, Hawkesville, Wellesley Twp., Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. Yes, date unknown
    Last Modified 13 May 2024 
    Family ID F12824  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

  • Notes 
    • Obituary.-Died, at the home of his daughter, Mrs. Anderson, near Hawkesville, Mr. Wm. S. Woodward, aged about 73 years, nine mouths and 12 days. The funeral takes place on Tuesday afternoon at 1.30 o'clock. The deceased had been ailing for some time but passed away very peaceably [sic] on Saturday evening at 5 o'clock. He was an active member of the United Brethern Church for many years and with his death goes also the pillar of the church at Hawkesville. He leaves three daughters to mourn his loss. They are Mrs. Ben. Ballard, Mrs. George Lackner and Mrs. Alex. Anderson. His wife and one daughter preceeded [sic] him to that Better Land. The bereaved family have the heartfelt sympathy of the whole community.

      Wellesley Maple Leaf
      , November 10, 1904

  • Sources 
    1. [S160] Census - ON, Waterloo, Wellesley Twp. - 1901, Wellesley E-3 page 8.

    2. [S141] Census - ON, Waterloo, Woolwich - 1851, Div 1 Pg 2.

    3. [S113] Census - ON, Waterloo, Wellesley Twp. - 1881, Division 2 Page 35.

    4. [S120] Cemetery - ON, Waterloo, Wellesley - Hawkesville Union CC#4529 Waterloo Region Branch, OGS.
      In memory of / Williams (sic) Saxton / Woodward / died Nov 5 / 1904 / aged 73 years / 2 mo 21 d's / Forever with the Lord

    5. [S269] Census - ON, Waterloo, Wellesley Twp. - 1871, Div. 3A, Pg. 2.

    6. [S855] Census - ON, Waterloo, Wellesley Twp. - 1861, Div. 13 Page 82.

    7. [S330] Directory - ON, Waterloo - 1864 - County of Waterloo gazetteer and general business directory for 1864.

  • Event Map
    Link to Google MapsBorn - 15 Aug 1831 - , Ontario, Canada Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsOccupation - Farmer - 1861 - Wellesley Twp., Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsResidence - Wesley Methodist - 1861 - Wellesley Twp., Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsDirectory - 1864 - Wellesley Township - East Concession 11 Lot 01, Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsOccupation - Farmer - 1871 - Wellesley Twp., Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsResidence - U. Brethren - 1871 - Wellesley Twp., Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsOccupation - Farmer - 1881 - Wellesley Twp., Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsOccupation - Farmer - 1901 - Wellesley Twp., Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsDied - 5 Nov 1904 - Woolwich Twp., Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsBuried - - Hawkesville Union Cemetery, Hawkesville, Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Link to Google Earth
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