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

James Hosea

Male 1872 - 1912  (39 years)


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  • Name James Hosea 
    Born 20 Dec 1872  Linwood, Wellesley Twp., Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location  [1, 2, 3, 4
    Gender Male 
    Occupation 1901  Wellesley Twp., Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location  [1
    Farmer Son 
    Occupation 1911  Waterloo City, Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location  [3
    Carpenter, House Building 
    Religion 1911  Waterloo City, Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location  [3
    Methodist 
    Eby ID Number Waterloo-50814 
    Died 2 May 1912  Kitchener, Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location  [4
    Person ID I50814  Generations
    Last Modified 16 Mar 2020 

    Father Robert Hosea,   b. 2 Sep 1836, Rutherglen, , Lanark, Scotland Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 31 Oct 1913, Wellesley Twp., Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 77 years) 
    Mother Eliza Jane Smith,   b. 15 Dec 1842, , Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. Bef 1911  (Age < 68 years) 
    Married 26 Dec 1859  , Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location  [5
    Family ID F13157  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

    Family Luella Donald,   b. 11 Jan 1890, Hawkesville, Wellesley Twp., Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. Yes, date unknown 
    Children 
     1. Laverne Hosea,   b. Feb 1907, , Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. Yes, date unknown
     2. Violet Hosea,   b. Nov 1908, , Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. Yes, date unknown
    Last Modified 16 Mar 2020 
    Family ID F186213  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

  • Notes 
    • Death of James Hosea

      At 7: 30 O'clock last Thursday morning the death of a well-known and highly respected citizen took place at his residence on William Street, Berlin, in the person of James Hosea. His death came with extreme suddenness, the deceased having worked until six o'clock the previous evening and was apparently in the best of health. During the night he became ill and a physician came to his assistance but it was of no avail and he passed away early this morning in the presence of his wife and children. The late Mr. Hosea was in his forty-first year and had been a resident of this town for about fifteen years. He is survived by a widow and one son, Lavern and daughter Violet, besides his father, seven brothers, Robert and Pembroke, Waterloo, John, Plumas Man., Norman, Clover Bar, Ata., Archie Guelph; Oscar Preston, Roy, Elmira, and three sisters,, Mrs. Thos. Foster and Mrs. Geo. Thompson, Linwood, and Mrs. Wm. Terry, Waterloo.

      Elmira Signet, May 9, 1912

  • Sources 
    1. [S160] Census - ON, Waterloo, Wellesley Twp. - 1901, Wellesley E-5 Page 7.

    2. [S113] Census - ON, Waterloo, Wellesley Twp. - 1881, Division 5 Page 1.

    3. [S366] Census - ON, Waterloo, Waterloo City - 1911, Div. 44 Pg. 12.

    4. [S77] News - ON, Waterloo, Elmira - Elmira Signet (1893-1982), obituary of James Hosea - May 9, 1912.

    5. [S5] Vit - - ON, Waterloo - 1858-1869 Marriage Register.
      Robert Hosea Birth Place: Scotland Residence: Wellesley Township Age: 23 Estimated Birth Year: abt 1836 Spouse Name: Eliza Jane Smith Spouse's Age: 19 Spouse Estimated Birth Year: abt 1840 Spouse Birth Place: Canada Spouse residence: Wellesley Township Spouse Father Name: William Spouse Mother Name: Mary Marriage Date: 26 Dec 1859 Marriage County: Waterloo

  • Event Map
    Link to Google MapsBorn - 20 Dec 1872 - Linwood, Wellesley Twp., Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsOccupation - Farmer Son - 1901 - Wellesley Twp., Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsOccupation - Carpenter, House Building - 1911 - Waterloo City, Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsReligion - Methodist - 1911 - Waterloo City, Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsDied - 2 May 1912 - Kitchener, Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Link to Google Earth
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