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

Levi Montressah "Monty" Lovegrove[1, 2]

Male 1868 - 1946  (77 years)


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  • Name Levi Montressah "Monty" Lovegrove 
    Born 12 Sep 1868  Beverly Twp., Wentworth Co., Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location  [2, 3, 4, 5
    Gender Male 
    Name Monty Lovegrove 
    Residence 1871  Beverly Twp., Wentworth Co., Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location  [2
    Occupation 1891  Galt (Cambridge), Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location  [5
    Drayman 
    Occupation 1901  Galt (Cambridge), Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location  [3
    Teamster 
    Occupation 1911  Galt (Cambridge), Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location  [4
    Teamster, Cartage Co. 
    Residence 1911  Galt (Cambridge), Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location  [4
    Methodist 
    Eby ID Number Waterloo-61687 
    Died 29 Apr 1946  Woodstock, Oxford Co., Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Buried 1 May 1946  Mount View Cemetery, Cambridge, Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Person ID I61687  Generations
    Last Modified 25 Jan 2021 

    Father Thomas Lovegrove,   b. Feb 1834, Sherbourne, St. John, Hampshire, England Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 26 Aug 1892, Lynden, Wentworth Co., Ontario Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age ~ 58 years) 
    Mother Elizabeth Whittington,   b. 3 Nov 1841, Ancaster, Wentworth Co., Ontario Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 31 Mar 1930, , Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 88 years) 
    Family ID F15799  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

    Family 1 Malinda Bechtel,   b. 4 Aug 1894, Waterloo Twp., Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. Yes, date unknown 
    Married 5 Jan 1928  , Elgin Co., Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Last Modified 25 Jan 2021 
    Family ID F6142  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

    Family 2 Elsie Laidlaw,   b. 19 Jul 1867, Troy, Beverly Twp., Wentworth Co., Ontario Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 5 Nov 1918, Galt (Cambridge), Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 51 years) 
    Married Mar 1889  Galt (Cambridge), Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location  [5, 6
    Children 
     1. Francis W. Lovegrove,   b. 3 Dec 1889, , Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 6 May 1967  (Age 77 years)
     2. Elizabeth Lovegrove,   b. 1891, , Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. Yes, date unknown
     3. Harriet E. Lovegrove,   b. 3 Apr 1890, , Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. Yes, date unknown
     4. William E. Lovegrove,   b. 23 Jul 1894, Galt (Cambridge), Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. Yes, date unknown
     5. Adam Lawrence "Lawrence" Lovegrove,   b. 23 Mar 1897, Galt (Cambridge), Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 28 Dec 1960  (Age 63 years)
     6. Philinda Florence "Florence" Lovegrove,   b. 23 Mar 1897, Galt (Cambridge), Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 1978  (Age 80 years)
     7. Harold M. Lovegrove,   b. 27 Oct 1898, Galt (Cambridge), Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. Yes, date unknown
     8. Ethel D. Lovegrove,   b. 15 Aug 1900, Galt (Cambridge), Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. Yes, date unknown
     9. Guy Lovegrove,   b. Apr 1902, Galt (Cambridge), Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. Yes, date unknown
     10. Mary M. Lovegrove,   b. Jan 1904, Galt (Cambridge), Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. Yes, date unknown
     11. Carlyle "Carl" Lovegrove,   b. 16 Oct 1907, Galt (Cambridge), Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. Yes, date unknown
    Last Modified 25 Jan 2021 
    Family ID F16120  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

  • Notes 
    • L. M. (MONTY) LOVEGROVE

      The death occurred yesterday morning, in the Woodstock general hospital, of L. M. (Monty) Lovegrove, well-known and life-long resident of this district, following a short illness. Mr. Lovegrove had been visiting in Woodstock at the time, he was stricken three weeks ago and his condition did not permit removing him to his home. Born at Harrisburg, Mr. Lovegrove was in his 78th year and had resided in Galt, for the past 57 years. For over 30 years, he had been employed with the board of works department of this city. He was a quiet, home loving citizen, with a great interest in gardening. Surviving beside his wife, the former Linda Bechtel are two daughters, Mrs. Stuart Moss, Dundas and Mrs. A. E. Lamond, Galt; five sons, Fred, Lawrence, Guy and Carl, all of Galt, and Harold of Toronto; also three sisters, Mrs. Walter Barlow, Mrs. Charles Neff and Mrs. Elmer Dykeman, all of Galt; 19 grandchildren and nine great-grandchildren. The late Mr. Lovegrove is resting at the residence, 40 Rich avenue, until tomorrow, at 11 o'clock Funeral service will be held in the T. Little and Son Ltd. funeral home, at 2.30 o'clock, tomorrow afternoon, with interment, in Mount View cemetery.

      Galt Reporter 1946

  • Sources 
    1. [S8] News - Gospel Herald, Obituary of Mary Adah Bechtel - November 10, 1944.

    2. [S2430] Census - Canada - 1871, Beverley, Wentworth North, Ontario; Roll: C-9924; Page: 10; Family No: 33.

    3. [S259] Census - ON, Waterloo, Galt - 1901, Galt (Town/Ville) C-5 Page 9.

    4. [S572] Census - ON, Waterloo, Galt - 1911, Div. 15 Page 18.

    5. [S1800] Census - ON, Waterloo, Galt - 1891, Section 2 Page 69.

    6. [S2488] aaa Vit - ON - Marriage Registration, marriage certificate 012193 (1889).
      Name: Monty Lovegrove Age:21 Birth Year:abt 1868 Birth Place:Twsp Beverly Marriage Date:20 Mar 1889 Marriage Place:Waterloo, Ontario, Canada Father:Thomas Lovegrove Mother:Elizabeth Wittergton Spouse:Elsie Laidlaw

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    Link to Google MapsBorn - 12 Sep 1868 - Beverly Twp., Wentworth Co., Ontario, Canada Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsResidence - 1871 - Beverly Twp., Wentworth Co., Ontario, Canada Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsMarried - Mar 1889 - Galt (Cambridge), Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsOccupation - Drayman - 1891 - Galt (Cambridge), Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsOccupation - Teamster - 1901 - Galt (Cambridge), Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsOccupation - Teamster, Cartage Co. - 1911 - Galt (Cambridge), Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsResidence - Methodist - 1911 - Galt (Cambridge), Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsMarried - 5 Jan 1928 - , Elgin Co., Ontario, Canada Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsDied - 29 Apr 1946 - Woodstock, Oxford Co., Ontario, Canada Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsBuried - 1 May 1946 - Mount View Cemetery, Cambridge, Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Link to Google Earth
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