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

Elizabeth "Eliza" Johnston[1]

Female 1851 - 1940  (88 years)


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  • Name Elizabeth "Eliza" Johnston 
    Born 10 Oct 1851  North Dumfries Twp., Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location  [2, 3, 4, 5, 6
    Gender Female 
    Name Eliza Johnston 
    Name Elizabeth "Eliza" Bergey 
    Residence 1868  North Dumfries Twp., Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location  [2
    Eby ID Number 00004-882.1 
    Died 28 Jan 1940  East Grand Rapids, Kent, Michigan, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  [5, 6
    Buried Lakeside Cemetery, Caledonia, Kent, Michigan, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  [6
    Person ID I5925  Generations
    Last Modified 1 Dec 2019 

    Father James M. Johnston,   b. CA 1820, of, North Dumfries Twp., Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. Yes, date unknown 
    Mother Jane M. Storey,   b. CA 1820, of, North Dumfries Twp., Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. Yes, date unknown 
    Family ID F5546  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

    Family Abraham Bergey,   b. 27 Aug 1845, Waterloo Twp., Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 25 Feb 1903, South Haven, Van Buren, Michigan, United States Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 57 years) 
    Married 26 Nov 1868  Preston (Cambridge), Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location  [2, 7
    Children 
     1. Henry Bergey,   b. 29 Nov 1870,   d. 15 Mar 1871  (Age 0 years)
     2. Almeda Bergey,   b. 20 Jul 1871, Kitchener, Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 20 Feb 1959  (Age 87 years)
     3. Margaret Bergey,   b. 3 Jul 1873, Galt (Cambridge), Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. Yes, date unknown
     4. Williard James Bergey,   b. 14 Mar 1878, Galt (Cambridge), Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 4 Feb 1957  (Age 78 years)
    Last Modified 2 Dec 2019 
    Family ID F1810  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

  • Sources 
    1. [S3] Book - Vol I A Biographical History of Waterloo Township and other townships of the county : being a history of the early settlers and their descendants, mostly all of Pennsylvania Dutch origin..., 233.

    2. [S5] Vit - - ON, Waterloo - 1858-1869 Marriage Register.
      Abraham Bergy, age 23, res Galt, born Waterloo, son of Isaac and Nancy (Huber) married 26 Nov 1868 to Elizabeth Jonston, age 20, res North Dumfries, born North Dumfries daughter of James and Jane (Storey)

    3. [S142] Census - Michigan - 1880, Caledonia, Kent, Michigan Film 1254588 Page 195D.

    4. [S570] Census - ON, Waterloo, Galt - 1871, Div. 3, Pg. 26.

    5. [S2280] Michigan, Death Certicates, 1921-1952, James Johnston in entry for Eliza Bergy, 28 Jan 1940; citing East Grand Rapids, Kent, Michigan, United States, Division for Vital Records and Health Statistics, Lansing; FHL microfilm 1,972,834.
      Eliza Bergy
      Event TypeDeath
      Event Date28 Jan 1940
      Event PlaceEast Grand Rapids, Kent, Michigan, United States
      GenderFemale
      Age88
      Marital StatusWidowed
      Birth Date10 Oct 1851
      BirthplaceOntario, Canada
      Birth Year (Estimated)1852
      Father's NameJames Johnston
      Mother's NameJane M Story

    6. [S2173] Find A Grave, Cemetery, L., America, N., County, K., & Cemetery, L. (1851). Eliza Bergy (1851-1940) - Find A Grave Memorial. Findagrave.com. Retrieved 12 August 2019, from https://www.findagrave.com/memorial/14455632.

    7. [S31] News - ON, Waterloo, Cambridge - Dumfries Reformer (1850-1892), 2 Dec 1868.
      Bergy, Abraham married 25 Nov 1868 to Eliza Johnston At Preston by Rev. M. Mackenzie. Bride of North Dumfries, formerly of Galt.

  • Event Map
    Link to Google MapsBorn - 10 Oct 1851 - North Dumfries Twp., Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsResidence - 1868 - North Dumfries Twp., Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsMarried - 26 Nov 1868 - Preston (Cambridge), Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsDied - 28 Jan 1940 - East Grand Rapids, Kent, Michigan, USA Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsBuried - - Lakeside Cemetery, Caledonia, Kent, Michigan, USA Link to Google Earth
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