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

Adam Manson[1]

Male 1828 - 1870  (41 years)


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  • Name Adam Manson 
    Born 27 Oct 1828  Ochiltree, , Ayr, Scotland Find all individuals with events at this location  [2, 3, 4, 5, 6, 7
    Christened 2 Nov 1828  Ochiltree, , Ayr, Scotland Find all individuals with events at this location  [5
    Gender Male 
    Militia Rolls 1857  North Dumfries Twp., Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location  [8
    Residence 1858  North Dumfries Twp., Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location  [4
    Eby ID Number Waterloo-64316 
    Died 15 Jul 1870  North Dumfries Twp., Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location  [2, 3, 6, 7
    Buried 17 Jul 1870  Ayr Cemetery, Ayr, Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location  [2, 3, 6
    Person ID I64316  Generations
    Last Modified 29 Jan 2024 

    Father William Manson,   b. 1779, , Ayrshire, Scotland Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 2 Jun 1864, , Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 85 years) 
    Mother Jane Kay,   b. 1789, , Ayrshire, Scotland Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 4 Feb 1845, , Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 56 years) 
    Family ID F228323  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

    Family Mary Guthrie,   b. 17 Sep 1834, North Dumfries Twp., Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 25 Oct 1905, Ayr, North Dumfries Twp., Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 71 years) 
    Married 14 Dec 1858  , Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location  [4, 9
    Children 
     1. David Manson,   b. 1855, , Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. Yes, date unknown
     2. Jane Guthrie Manson,   b. 30 Sep 1860, North Dumfries Twp., Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 27 Nov 1933  (Age 73 years)
     3. William Manson,   b. 14 Oct 1862, Blenheim Twp., Oxford Co., Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 12 Jun 1939, Galt (Cambridge), Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 76 years)
     4. James Manson,   b. 1869, , Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 17 May 1952, Kitchener, Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 83 years)
    Last Modified 30 Jan 2024 
    Family ID F27479  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

  • Notes 
    • Died, In North Dumfries, on Friday, July 15, Adam Manson, Aged 41 Years and 9 Months. You are respectfully requested to attend the Funeral, from his late residence, at Two o'clock To-morrow afternoon, Sabbath, 19th [changed to 17th] instant, to the place of Interment in Stanley Street Cemetery, Ayr. Yours respectfully, Mrs. Manson. North Dumfries, July 16th, 1870.


      Waterloo Historical Society Death Notices Collection - photocopies

  • Sources 
    1. [S4] Vit - ON - Marriage Registration, 11065-80.
      James William Cochrane, 27, Occ. Miller, b. Scotland, Res. Alliston, son of Samuel Cochrane and Christena Turner, married to Jane Manson, 21, b. North Dumfries, Res. same, daughter of Adam Manson and Mary Guthrie, Witn: Samuel Cochrane and Simon Patterson, both of N. Dumfries, 29 Dec 1880 at North Dumfries

    2. [S367] Cemetery - ON, Waterloo, Ayr - Ayr Public CC#4489 Internet Link .
      Manson/ Adam Manson/ born 1828 died 1870/ his wife Mary Guthrie/ died Oct. 25, 1905/ aged 72 years/ Simon Patterson/ born 1840 died 1901

    3. [S890] Funeral Card - - Waterloo Historical Society - photocopies, "funeral card of Adam Manson," 16 Jul 1870.

    4. [S5] Vit - - ON, Waterloo - 1858-1869 Marriage Register.
      Manson Adam, , res. N Dumfries, , s/o William & Jean (Kay), married 14 Dec 1858 Mary Guthrie, , res. Ayr, . , d/o & Margaret (Wylie)

    5. [S1609] Scotland Births and Baptisms, 1564-1950, Indexing Project (Batch) Number: C11609-4 System Origin: Scotland-ODM GS Film number: 1041401.
      Adam Manson, b. 27 Oct 1828, chr. 2 Nov 1828 Ochiltree, Ayr, Scotland, s/o William Manson & Jane Kay

    6. [S367] Cemetery - ON, Waterloo, Ayr - Ayr Public CC#4489 Internet Link .
      [Front/East] Manson/ William Manson/ Oct. 14, 1862 - June 12, 1939/ Elizabeth Gourlay his beloved wife/ Mar. 13, 1860 - Feb. 16, 1944/ Adam Wyllie/ only son of/ Wm. & Elizabeth Manson/ Oct. 5, 1892 - Dec. 14, 1918/ also their daughter/ Bessie W. Manson R. N./ Apr. 11, 1899 - June 25, 1933
      [Left/South] James Manson/ 1869 - 1952/ Baby Hall/ 1921
      [Back/West] Manson/ Adam Manson/ born 1828 died 1870/ his wife Mary Guthrie/ died Oct. 25, 1905/ aged 72 years/ Simon Patterson/ born 1840 died 1901.

    7. [S355] Census - ON, Waterloo, North Dumfries - 1871, Sect. 2 Page 9.

    8. [S2439] Militia Roll - Roll Two of the Seventh Company of the First Battalion of the Waterloo Militia for the year 1857, All residing on the 7th, 8th and 9th Concessions of the Township of Dumfries from Lot No. 33 to the boundary of the township inclusive.

    9. [S4] Vit - ON - Marriage Registration.
      Name: Adam Manson Marriage Date: 14 Dec 1858 Marriage County or District: Waterloo Father: William Mother: Jean Kay Spouse: Mary Guthrie Spouse Residence: Ayr Spouse Mother: Margaret Wylie Residence: North Dumfries

  • Event Map
    Link to Google MapsBorn - 27 Oct 1828 - Ochiltree, , Ayr, Scotland Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsChristened - 2 Nov 1828 - Ochiltree, , Ayr, Scotland Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsMilitia Rolls - 1857 - North Dumfries Twp., Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsResidence - 1858 - North Dumfries Twp., Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsMarried - 14 Dec 1858 - , Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsDied - 15 Jul 1870 - North Dumfries Twp., Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsBuried - 17 Jul 1870 - Ayr Cemetery, Ayr, Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Link to Google Earth
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