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A record of the people of Waterloo Region, Ontario.

Charles McWilliams[1]

Male 1820 - 1889  (69 years)


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  • Name Charles McWilliams 
    Born 1820  Portpatrick, , Wigtown, Scotland Find all individuals with events at this location  [2, 3, 4, 5
    Christened 18 Sep 1820  Portpatrick, , Wigtown, Scotland Find all individuals with events at this location  [6
    Gender Male 
    Residence 1858  Galt (Cambridge), Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location  [5
    Residence 1859  Old Monkland, Old Monkland, , Lanark, Scotland Find all individuals with events at this location  [7
    Occupation 1865  [8
    tailor 
    Occupation 1871  Galt (Cambridge), Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location  [4
    Tailor 
    Religion 1871  Galt (Cambridge), Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location  [4
    Church of Scotland 
    Occupation 1881  Galt (Cambridge), Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location  [2
    Tailor 
    Eby ID Number Waterloo-64718 
    Died 28 Oct 1889  [3
    Buried Mount View Cemetery, Cambridge, Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location  [3
    Person ID I64718  Generations
    Last Modified 29 Sep 2019 

    Father Andrew McWilliams,   b. Abt 1790, of, Portpatrick, , Wigtown, Scotland Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. Yes, date unknown 
    Mother Agnes Craig,   b. Abt 1790, of, Portpatrick, , Wigtown, Scotland Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. Yes, date unknown 
    Family ID F39420  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

    Family 1 Catharine Riddel,   b. 8 Jun 1832, , Roxburghshire, Scotland Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 8 Apr 1907  (Age 74 years) 
    Married 27 Dec 1866  , Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location  [5
    Children 
     1. Margaret McWilliams,   b. 7 Sep 1867, Galt (Cambridge), Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. Yes, date unknown
     2. Thomas McWilliams,   b. 1868, Galt (Cambridge), Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. Yes, date unknown
     3. Agnes Craig McWilliams,   b. CALC 21 Mar 1870, Galt (Cambridge), Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 9 Jan 1875, Galt (Cambridge), Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age ~ 4 years)
     4. Jessie Riddell McWilliams,   b. 25 Aug 1870, Galt (Cambridge), Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 9 May 1937, Galt (Cambridge), Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 66 years)
     5. Forbes McWilliams,   b. 1873, Galt (Cambridge), Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. Yes, date unknown
    Last Modified 30 Sep 2019 
    Family ID F16898  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

    Family 2 Margaret Lang,   b. 1828, Old Monkland, Old Monkland, , Lanark, Scotland Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 26 Sep 1865, North Dumfries Twp., Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 37 years) 
    Children 
     1. Charles McWilliams,   b. 1852, , Scotland Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. Yes, date unknown
     2. Andrew McWilliams,   b. 9 Jul 1855, Old Monkland, Old Monkland, , Lanark, Scotland Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. Yes, date unknown
     3. Archibald Lan McWilliams,   b. 3 Dec 1859, Old Monkland, Old Monkland, , Lanark, Scotland Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. Yes, date unknown
    Last Modified 30 Sep 2019 
    Family ID F37067  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

  • Event Map
    Link to Google MapsBorn - 1820 - Portpatrick, , Wigtown, Scotland Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsChristened - 18 Sep 1820 - Portpatrick, , Wigtown, Scotland Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsResidence - 1858 - Galt (Cambridge), Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsResidence - 1859 - Old Monkland, Old Monkland, , Lanark, Scotland Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsMarried - 27 Dec 1866 - , Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsOccupation - Tailor - 1871 - Galt (Cambridge), Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsReligion - Church of Scotland - 1871 - Galt (Cambridge), Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsOccupation - Tailor - 1881 - Galt (Cambridge), Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsBuried - - Mount View Cemetery, Cambridge, Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Link to Google Earth
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  • Sources 
    1. [S4] Vit - ON - Marriage Registration.
      Jessie McWilliams occupation machinist of Galt Born: Galt Ont Age: 28 Father: Charles Catherine McWilliams Mother: Riddle McWilliams Born: abt 1871 Spouse: Alexander Hall Age: 33 born: Galt Ont Father: James Jane Hall Mother: Hunter Hall married 12 Apr 1899 married: Waterloo, Galt

    2. [S336] Census - ON, Waterloo, Galt - 1881, Galt Division 2 Page 38.

    3. [S122] Cemetery - ON, Waterloo, Cambridge - Mount View CC#4495 Internet Link .
      Charles McWilliam/ died/ Oct. 28th 1889/ in his 70th year/ A loving husband and Father

    4. [S570] Census - ON, Waterloo, Galt - 1871, Div. 2, Pg. 31.

    5. [S5] Vit - - ON, Waterloo - 1858-1869 Marriage Register.
      McWilliam Charles, 46, res. Galt, b. Wightonshire, s/o Andrew & Agnes, married 27 Dec 1866 Catherine (no surname), 34, res. Galt, b. Roxboroshire, d/o Douglas & Mary

    6. [S27] International Genealogical Index - Extracted Church Records, Parish registers for Portpatrick, 1719-1854 Church of Scotland. Parish Church of Portpatrick (Wigtownshire) Film 1068041.

    7. [S1609] Scotland Births and Baptisms, 1564-1950, Indexing Project (Batch) Number: C11652-1 System Origin: Scotland-ODM GS Film number: 6035516.
      Archibald Lang McWilliam, Old Monkland, Lanark, Scotland, s/o Charles McWilliam & Margaret Lang

    8. [S31] News - ON, Waterloo, Cambridge - Dumfries Reformer (1850-1892), 4 Oct 1865.
      McWilliam, Margaret Lang died 26 Sep 1865 In Galt. Wife of Charles McWilliam, tailor. Native of Old Monckland, Scotland. 36y.