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

Janet Stewart Filshie[1]

Female 1871 - 1961  (90 years)


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  • Name Janet Stewart Filshie 
    Born 14 Jul 1871  Guelph City, Wellington Co., Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location  [2, 3, 4, 5
    Gender Female 
    Name Janet Stewart Cuthbertson 
    Religion 1911  Ayr, North Dumfries Twp., Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location  [4
    Presbyterian 
    Eby ID Number Waterloo-58493 
    Died 6 Dec 1961  Oshawa, Ontario Co., Ontario Find all individuals with events at this location  [5
    Buried 8 Dec 1961  Ayr Cemetery, Ayr, Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location  [5
    Person ID I58493  Generations
    Last Modified 3 Sep 2019 

    Father Archibald Filshie,   b. Abt 1840, Of, Guelph City, Wellington Co., Ontario Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. Yes, date unknown 
    Mother Marion,   b. Abt 1840, Of, Guelph City, Wellington Co., Ontario Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. Yes, date unknown 
    Family ID F15170  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

    Family Robert D. Cuthbertson,   b. 12 Jan 1861, Ayr, North Dumfries Twp., Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 12 Apr 1926, Ayr, North Dumfries Twp., Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 65 years) 
    Married 24 Apr 1895  Mount Forest, Wellington County, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location  [3, 6
    Children 
     1. Ernest Filshie Cuthbertson,   b. 31 Dec 1896, Ayr, North Dumfries Twp., Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 24 May 1981, Oshawa, Ontario Co., Ontario Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 84 years)
     2. Marion Wilson Cuthbertson,   b. 31 Aug 1899, Ayr, North Dumfries Twp., Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 2 Jan 1986  (Age 86 years)
    Last Modified 13 Sep 2019 
    Family ID F15096  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

  • Event Map
    Link to Google MapsBorn - 14 Jul 1871 - Guelph City, Wellington Co., Ontario, Canada Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsReligion - Presbyterian - 1911 - AYR, North Dumfries Twp., Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsDied - 6 Dec 1961 - Oshawa, Ontario Co., Ontario Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsBuried - 8 Dec 1961 - Ayr Cemetery, Ayr, Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Link to Google Earth
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  • Notes 
    • Former Ayrite, Mrs. Robert Cuthbertson Passes - A former well-known Ayr resident, Mrs. Robert Cuthbertson of Oshawa passed away at Hillsdale Manor on Wednesday after a long illness. She was in her 81st year. Mrs. Cuthbertson, nee Janet S. Filshie, was born in Guelph in 1871, a daughter of Archibald and Marion Pile. Following her marriage to Robert Cuthbertson, who predeceased her in 1926, she resided in Ayr for some 30 years, where Mr. Cuthbertson operated a shoe store and telephone and express office in the premises now occupied by Ballantyne's Men's & Boys' Wear. Mrs. Cuthbertson moved to Oshawa 33 years ago, where she resided until her demise. She was a member of St. Andrew's United Church and the VMS in Oshawa. Surviving are one daughter, Miss Marion W. of Oshawa, and a son, E. Filshie of Oshawa. Two sisters also survive, Mrs. R. W. Thorne and Miss M. L. Filshie, both of Mount Forest. One granddaughter, Mrs. K. E. Sproule, and two great-grandchildren, Kathryn and David, of Pointe Claire, P.Q., also survive

      The Funeral

      Funeral service was held on Friday at the McIntosh - Anderson Funeral Chapel, Oshawa, conducted by Rev. Dr. J. Leng of St. Andrew's United Church. Interment was made at Ayr Cemetery on Saturday morning, with Rev. Leng officiating. Pallbearers were: David Hall, Hugh Hall and Donald Hall of Platteville; J. Morton Guthrie and Robert E. Lovett of Ayr, and Ralph Thorne of Mount Forest.

      The Ayr News Dec 15 1961 pg 7

  • Sources 
    1. [S57] Vit - ON - Birth Registration.
      Marion Wilson Cuthbertson Born: 31 Aug 1899 County: Waterloo Father: Robert Cuthbertson Mother: Janet Stewart Felshie

    2. [S326] Census - ON, Waterloo, Ayr - 1901, Ayr (Village) A Page 15.

    3. [S4] Vit - ON - Marriage Registration.
      Janet Stewart Filskie Born: Guelph Age: 23 Father: Archibald Filskie Mother: Marion Filskie Born: abt 1872 Spouse: Robert Cuthbertson Age: 34 born: Ayr Father: Hugh Cuthbertson Mother: Agnes Cuthbertson married 24 Apr 1895 married: Wellington , Mount Forest

    4. [S1282] Census - ON, Waterloo, Ayr - 1911, p 5.

    5. [S367] Cemetery - ON, Waterloo, Ayr - Ayr Public CC#4489 Internet Link .
      Cuthbertson/ In memory of/ Robert Cuthbertson/ Jan. 12, 1861 - Apr. 12, 1926/ his wife/ Janet S. Filshie/ July 14, 1871 - Dec. 6, 1961/ their daughter/ Marion W. Cuthbertson/ Aug. 31, 1899 - Jan. 2, 1986/ their son/ E. Filshie Cuthbertson/ Dec. 31, 1896 - May 24, 1981/ His Wife/ Mary Edna Manson/ Aug. 15, 1897 - Apr. 11, 1987.

    6. [S4] Vit - ON - Marriage Registration.
      Name: Janet Stewart Filskie Age: 23 Birth Date: abt 1872 Birth Place: Guelph Marriage Date: 24 Apr 1895 Marriage County or District: Wellington Father: Archibald Filskie Mother: Marion Filskie Spouse: Robert Cuthbertson Spouse's Age: 34 Spouse Birth Date: abt 1861 Spouse Birth Place: Ayr Spouse Father: Hugh Cuthbertson Spouse Mother: Agnes Cuthbertson