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

Grace Shiel[1]

Female 1804 - 1887  (83 years)


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  • Name Grace Shiel 
    Born 1804  Middleburn, Roxburghshire, Scotland Find all individuals with events at this location  [2, 3, 4, 5
    Gender Female 
    Name Grace Rennelson 
    Religion 1871  North Dumfries Twp., Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location  [3
    C. Presb. 
    Eby ID Number Waterloo-58755P 
    Died 20 Apr 1887  Galt (Cambridge), Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location  [4, 5, 6
    Buried Cedar Creek Cemetery, North Dumfries Township, Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location  [4, 5, 6
    Person ID I58755  Generations
    Last Modified 16 Jul 2019 

    Family Hector Rennelson,   b. 1796, Halkirk, Roxburghshire, Scotland Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 15 Aug 1848, North Dumfries Twp., Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 52 years) 
    Married 21 Dec 1827  Southdean, , Roxburgh, Scotland Find all individuals with events at this location  [7
    Children 
     1. Margaret Rennelson,   b. 1828,   d. 1834, North Dumfries Twp., Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 6 years)
     2. Euphemia Rennelson,   b. 8 May 1831, , New York State, USA Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 8 Feb 1915, North Dumfries Twp., Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 83 years)
     3. Richard Rennelson,   b. 31 Jul 1833, North Dumfries Twp., Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 28 Jun 1918, North Dumfries Twp., Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 84 years)
     4. Margaret Rennelson,   b. 11 Apr 1836, North Dumfries Twp., Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 15 Jan 1912, Owen Sound, Grey Co., Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 75 years)
     5. James Rennelson,   b. 1837, North Dumfries Twp., Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 15 Jan 1897  (Age 60 years)
     6. Helen Grace Rennelson,   b. 23 Sep 1839, North Dumfries Twp., Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 6 Jul 1932, Galt (Cambridge), Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 92 years)
     7. Mary Davidson Rennelson,   b. 1841, , Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 1 Feb 1916, Derby Township, Grey Co., Ontario Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 75 years)
     8. Rev. William Hector Rennelson,   b. 1845, Galt (Cambridge), Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 15 Feb 1876, Toronto, York Co., Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 31 years)
    Last Modified 17 Jul 2019 
    Family ID F15185  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

  • Event Map
    Link to Google MapsBorn - 1804 - Middleburn, Roxburghshire, Scotland Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsMarried - 21 Dec 1827 - Southdean, , Roxburgh, Scotland Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsReligion - C. Presb. - 1871 - North Dumfries Twp., Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsDied - 20 Apr 1887 - Galt (Cambridge), Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsBuried - - Cedar Creek Cemetery, North Dumfries Township, Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Link to Google Earth
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  • Notes 
    • It is reported that Grace Shiel was the daughter of James Shiel and Margaret Common, this has not yet been proven.

  • Sources 
    1. [S5] Vit - - ON, Waterloo - 1858-1869 Marriage Register.
      Euphenia Runellson Born: NY Res: Dumfries Township Age: 28 Father: T. Mother: Grace Shire Born: 1832 Spouse: David P. Lee Age: 20 born: Scotland Res: Dumfries Township Born: 1840 Father: John Mother: Isab Patterson married 30 Mar 1860 county: Waterloo, North Dumfries

    2. [S336] Census - ON, Waterloo, Galt - 1881, Galt Division 2 Page 65.

    3. [S355] Census - ON, Waterloo, North Dumfries - 1871, Div. 3, Pg. 26.

    4. [S529] Cemetery - ON, Waterloo, North Dumfries - Cedar Creek CC#4490 Internet Link.
      In Loving Memory Of/ Grace Shiel,/ Wife Of/ Hector Rennelson,/ Who Died/ April 20th 1887,/ Aged/ 82 Years/ God Is Love.

    5. [S529] Cemetery - ON, Waterloo, North Dumfries - Cedar Creek CC#4490 Internet Link.
      In Memory Of/ Hector Rennelson/ 1796 - 1848/ Grace Shiell/ His Wife/ 1804 - 1887/ Their Daughter/ Margaret/ 1828 - 1834/ I Am The Resurrection/ And The Life.

    6. [S266] Funeral Card - - Funeral Card Notices of Waterloo County Volume 2.
      Died,/ In Galt, on Wednesday, 20th April,/ At 9. 30 o'clock p. m.,/ Grace Shiel,/ Relict of the late Hector Rennelson,/ In her 83rd Year. / Funeral/ On Friday, 22nd inst., at 2 o'clock p. m., from her/ late residence, Cedar Street, to Cedar/ Creek Cemetery. / Services to commence at a quarter to 2 o'clock. / Friends and acquaintances are respectfully invited to attend. / Galt, April 21st, 1887.

    7. [S1788] Scotland Marriages, 1561-1910, Indexing Project (Batch) Number: M11806-4 System Origin: Scotland-ODM GS Film number: 1067952, 0102302.
      Name: Hector Rennelson Name: Jean Shiel Event Date: 21 Dec 1827 Event Place: Southdean, Roxburgh, Scotland [believe original is in error and should read Grace]