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Alexander Common

Male 1852 - Yes, date unknown


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  • Name Alexander Common 
    Born 3 Sep 1852  North Dumfries Twp., Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location  [1, 2, 3, 4
    Gender Male 
    Name Alex Common 
    Religion 1861  North Dumfries Twp., Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location  [3
    United Presbyterian 
    Occupation 1871  North Dumfries Twp., Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location  [4
    Farm Labourer 
    Religion 1871  North Dumfries Twp., Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location  [4
    U. Presb. 
    Religion 1881  North Dumfries Twp., Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location  [2
    United Presbyterian North America 
    Occupation 1901  Galt (Cambridge), Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location  [1
    Gardener 
    Eby ID Number Waterloo-63289 
    Died Yes, date unknown 
    Person ID I63289  Generations
    Last Modified 29 Sep 2019 

    Father George Common,   b. CALC 10 May 1826, , Scotland Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 27 Nov 1865  (Age ~ 39 years) 
    Mother Elizabeth Common,   b. 1834, North Dumfries Twp., Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 1898  (Age 64 years) 
    Married 15 Dec 1858  Galt (Cambridge), Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location  [5, 6
    Family ID F32922  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

    Family Margaret "Maggie" Taylor,   b. 23 Aug 1859, North Dumfries Twp., Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. Yes, date unknown 
    Last Modified 30 Sep 2019 
    Family ID F16523  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

  • Event Map
    Link to Google MapsBorn - 3 Sep 1852 - North Dumfries Twp., Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsReligion - United Presbyterian - 1861 - North Dumfries Twp., Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsOccupation - Farm Labourer - 1871 - North Dumfries Twp., Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsReligion - U. Presb. - 1871 - North Dumfries Twp., Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsReligion - United Presbyterian North America - 1881 - North Dumfries Twp., Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsOccupation - Gardener - 1901 - Galt (Cambridge), Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Link to Google Earth
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  • Sources 
    1. [S259] Census - ON, Waterloo, Galt - 1901, Galt (Town/Ville) C-7 Page 5.

    2. [S205] Census - ON, Waterloo, North Dumfries - 1881, Div. 1 Page 10.

    3. [S1778] Census - ON, Waterloo, North Dumfries - 1861, Div 10 Page 80.

    4. [S355] Census - ON, Waterloo, North Dumfries - 1871, Div. 3, Pg. 5.

    5. [S31] News - ON, Waterloo, Cambridge - Dumfries Reformer (1850-1892), 22 Dec 1858.
      COMMON, Elizabeth married 15 Dec 1858 to George COMMON By Rev Robt Acheson. George, of Galt; Elizabeth, dau of Richard Common, farmer, Dumfries.

    6. [S5] Vit - - ON, Waterloo - 1858-1869 Marriage Register.
      Commons George, 23, Galt, Scotland, s/o Andrew & Elizabeth, married 15 Dec 1858 Elizabeth Commons, 23, Dumfries, Dumfries, d/o Robert & Martha