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

Nelson Howard Cunningham

Male 1874 - 1953  (78 years)


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  • Name Nelson Howard Cunningham 
    Born 12 Jun 1874  Hawkesville, Wellesley Twp., Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location  [1, 2, 3, 4, 5
    Gender Male 
    Occupation 1901  Wellesley Twp., Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location  [1
    Tailor 
    Occupation 1911  Kitchener, Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location  [3
    Tailor, Tailor Shop 
    Religion 1911  Kitchener, Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location  [3
    Presbyterian 
    Occupation 1921  Hawkesville, Wellesley Twp., Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location  [4
    Religion 1921  Hawkesville, Wellesley Twp., Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location  [4
    Presbyteian 
    Residence 1953  124 Cameron St. N., Kitchener, Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location  [5
    Eby ID Number Waterloo-49423 
    Died 11 May 1953  Kitchener, Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location  [5
    Buried Woodland Cem., Kitchener, Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location  [5
    Person ID I49423  Generations
    Last Modified 1 Jun 2020 

    Father Thomas West Cunningham,   b. 23 Dec 1840, , Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 17 Dec 1917  (Age 76 years) 
    Mother Elizabeth Sarah Ballard,   b. 13 Jun 1843, Wellesley Twp., Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 1 Jan 1910  (Age 66 years) 
    Married 19 Oct 1862  , Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location  [6, 7
    Family ID F12861  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

    Family Ida Rosetta Frey,   b. 5 Jan 1881, Hawkesville, Wellesley Twp., Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. Yes, date unknown 
    Married 3 Feb 1904  Hawkesville, Wellesley Twp., Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Children 
     1. Eldon Cunningham,   b. Mar 1906, , Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 26 Jul 1931  (Age ~ 25 years)
    Last Modified 2 Jun 2020 
    Family ID F169287  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

  • Notes 
    • Following a lengthy illness, Nelson Cunningham, 78, of 124 Cameron St. North, died yesterday at K-W Hospital. A son of the late Mr. and Mrs. Thomas Cunningham he was born at Hawkesville, June 12, 1874. He was a member of the Benton St. Baptist Church. His marriage to the former Ida Frey, who died in July, 1949, took place at Hawkesville, Feb. 3, 1902. One son, Eldon, died July 26, 1931. Surviving are two sisters, Mrs. Hattie Bell, Grandview, Man., and Mrs. Mary Snider, Kitchener. The body is at the Ratz-Bechtel Funeral Home where the service will be held Wednesday at 2: 30 p.m. Interment will be made in Woodland Cemetery. Rev. Leander Roblin will officiate

      Kitchener-Waterloo Record 12 May 1953

  • Sources 
    1. [S160] Census - ON, Waterloo, Wellesley Twp. - 1901, Wellesley E-3 Page 11.

    2. [S113] Census - ON, Waterloo, Wellesley Twp. - 1881, Division 2 Page 24.

    3. [S340] Census - ON, Waterloo, Berlin - 1911, Div. 23 Page 2.

    4. [S2107] Census - ON, Waterloo, Wellesley Twp. - 1921, Sub Dist 8 Page 13.

    5. [S74] News - ON, Waterloo, Kitchener - Kitchener-Waterloo Record (1948-1994), Obituary of Nelson Cunningham - 12 May 1953.

    6. [S6] Church Records - ON, Waterloo - Bindeman, F. W. - Card Index Kitchener Public Library.
      Thomas Cunningham aged 22, res. Wellesley Twp., b. Canada West, s/o William Cunningham & Elisa Lewis married Elisabeth Ballard aged 20, res & b. Wellesley s/o George Ballard and Mary Perry. witnesses: Elisabeth Tyson of Berlin & William Meiseburger of Waterloo Village

    7. [S5] Vit - - ON, Waterloo - 1858-1869 Marriage Register.
      Thomas Cunningham b. Ontario res: Wellesley Township Age: 22 born abt 1840 father: William mother: Eliza Leeves married Elisabeth Ballard Age:: 20 born abt 1842 b. Wellesley Township Spouse res: Wellesley Township father: George mother: Mary Perry married 19 Oct 1862 county: Waterloo

  • Event Map
    Link to Google MapsBorn - 12 Jun 1874 - Hawkesville, Wellesley Twp., Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsOccupation - Tailor - 1901 - Wellesley Twp., Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsMarried - 3 Feb 1904 - Hawkesville, Wellesley Twp., Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsOccupation - Tailor, Tailor Shop - 1911 - Kitchener, Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsReligion - Presbyterian - 1911 - Kitchener, Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsOccupation - ? - 1921 - Hawkesville, Wellesley Twp., Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsReligion - Presbyteian - 1921 - Hawkesville, Wellesley Twp., Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsResidence - 1953 - 124 Cameron St. N., Kitchener, Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsDied - 11 May 1953 - Kitchener, Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsBuried - - Woodland Cem., Kitchener, Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Link to Google Earth
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