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

Lance Corporal Adam McKee Crookshanks

Male 1893 - 1916  (23 years)


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  • Name Adam McKee Crookshanks 
    Prefix Lance Corporal 
    Born 6 May 1893  , Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location  [1, 2, 3
    Gender Male 
    Religion 1911  Linwood, Wellesley Twp., Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location  [2
    Methodist 
    Eby ID Number Waterloo-50857 
    Died 16 Sep 1916  Courcelette, , Picardie, France Find all individuals with events at this location  [3
    Buried Rushes Cemetery, Wellesley Twp., Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Person ID I50857  Generations
    Last Modified 29 Sep 2019 

    Father Thomas Crookshanks,   b. 9 Aug 1861, Wellesley Twp., Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 18 Dec 1953, Stratford, Perth Co., Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 92 years) 
    Mother Mary Eleanor McKee,   b. 7 Dec 1867, Mornington Twp., Perth Co., Ontario Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 6 Apr 1943, Millbank Convervative Mennonite Cemetery, Millbank, Perth Co., Ontario Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 75 years) 
    Married 8 Jun 1892  Howick Twp., Huron Co., Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location  [4
    Family ID F13165  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

  • Event Map
    Link to Google MapsBorn - 6 May 1893 - , Ontario, Canada Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsReligion - Methodist - 1911 - Linwood, Wellesley Twp., Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsDied - 16 Sep 1916 - Courcelette, , Picardie, France Link to Google Earth
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  • Sources 
    1. [S160] Census - ON, Waterloo, Wellesley Twp. - 1901, Wellesley E-5 Page 8.

    2. [S504] Census - ON, Waterloo, Wellesley Twp. - 1911, Div. 12 Page 6.

    3. [S241] Cemetery - ON, Waterloo, Wellesley - Rushes CC#4536 Waterloo Region Branch, Ontario Genealogical Society.
      In memory of/ Lce Corp'l Adam McKee/ Crookshanks/ Killed in action/ at Courcellette France/ Sept. 16, 1916/ Aged 23 yrs. 4 mos./ Be thou faithful unto death and I/ will give thee/ A crown of life/ Rev. 2, 10/ [Orange Lodge symbol]/ Crookshanks

    4. [S721] Vit - ON - Marriage Registration, marriage certificate 5501 (1892), Thomas Crookshanks-Mary Elenor McKee.
      Thomas Crookshanks, farmer of Wellesley, Birth Place: Wellesley Tp Waterloo Co Age: 30 Estimated Birth Year: abt 1862 Father Name: James Crookshanks Mother Name: Sarah Crookshanks Spouse Name: Mary Elenor McKee, residence Mornington Spouse's Age: 25 Spouse Estimated Birth Year: abt 1867 Spouse Birth Place: Mornington Tp Spouse Father Name: Adam McKee Spouse Mother Name: Margaret McKee Marriage Date: 8 Jun 1892 Marriage Place: Huron, Howick