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

Frederick Star Jarvis

Male 1850 - 1933  (82 years)


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  • Name Frederick Star Jarvis 
    Born 27 Sep 1850  Stratford, Perth Co., Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location  [1, 2, 3, 4
    Gender Male 
    Occupation 1877  Chatham, Kent Co., Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location  [2
    bank clerk 
    Occupation 1901  Galt (Cambridge), Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location  [1
    Banker 
    Waterloo Region Museum
    Waterloo Region Museum
    A blotter card with a printed card on one side and pink blotting paper on the reverse. On the face it is cream-coloured with a olive green border, a coloured picture of two cardinals looking at a painting, and the message. Printed below the picture is: Copy't '01, The Osborne Co. 317 - A Friendly Critic. - Ch. Schreiber. The O. Co. N.Y. The message reads: The Merchants' Bank of Canada/ Established in Galt in 1856/ Capital Paid Up, $6,000,000 Rest, $4,000,000/ Saving Bank --- Interest Payable Quarterly/ Galt Branch, next Post Office/ F. S. Jarvis, Manager Galt/ E. F. Hebden, General Manager/ T. E. Merrett, Superintendent of Branches.
    Occupation 1911  Galt (Cambridge), Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location  [3
    Banker, Merchants Bank 
    Residence 1911  Galt (Cambridge), Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location  [3
    Anglican 
    Elected Office 1916  Galt (Cambridge), Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location 
    councillor on Galt Council 
    Interesting banker 
    Interesting Banker, etc. 
    • came to Galt in 1896 as manager of the Galt branch of the Merchants Bank of Canada. He was the manager when that bank merged with the Bank of Montreal. Mr. Jarvis served on the Galt council from 1916 to 1918 serving on the cemetery, industrial and reception committees. He retired from the bank in 1915 and became active in the Galt Patriotic Fund, operating as that organization's treasurer. In addition, Mr. Jarvis served as the president of the Galt Horse Show
    Name F. S. Jarvis 
    Eby ID Number Waterloo-65730 
    Died 6 Apr 1933  Galt (Cambridge), Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location  [5
    Cause: Hemiplegia (6 days) 
    Buried 8 Apr 1933  Trinity Anglican Cemetery, Cambridge, Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location  [4
    Person ID I65730  Generations
    Last Modified 11 Mar 2021 

    Family 1 Charlotte Ann Brooke,   b. 1849, Chatham, Kent Co., Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. Bef 1901  (Age < 51 years) 
    Married 20 Sep 1877  Chatham, Kent Co., Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location  [2
    Last Modified 14 Mar 2021 
    Family ID F17177  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

    Family 2 ?,   b. Abt 1850,   d. Bef 1911  (Age ~ 60 years) 
    Children 
     1. Evelyn Jarvis,   b. Sep 1886, , Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. Yes, date unknown
    Last Modified 14 Mar 2021 
    Family ID F189595  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

  • Notes 
    • F.S. JARVIS 1851-1933

      Frederick S. Jarvis was born in Stratford, Ontario in 1851 and came to Galt in 1896 as manager of the Galt branch of the Merchants Bank of Canada. He was the manager when that bank merged with the Bank of Montreal. Mr. Jarvis served on the Galt council from 1916 to 1918 serving on the cemetery, industrial and reception committees. He retired from the bank in 1915 and became active in the Galt Patriotic Fund, operating as that organization's treasurer. In addition, Mr. Jarvis served as the president of the Galt Horse Show which operated between 1902 and 1912. Mr. Jarvis died on April 6, 1933 and is buried in Trinity Anglican Cemetery.


      Cambridge Mosaic, Jim Quantrell, 1998, City of Cambridge

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      The Merchants Bank of Canada, Galt, Ont.

      Capital $6.000.000.
      Rest $2.900.000.

      Among the monetary institutions of Galt we pride ourselves of having a local branch of the Merchants Bank. The local office is in the Imperial Block, South Water Street. The office fittings are of the most modern and improved style, making one of the finest offices in Western Ontario. F.S. Jarvis is local manager.

      2aJubilee Souvenir of Galt 1897

  • Sources 
    1. [S259] Census - ON, Waterloo, Galt - 1901, Galt (Town/Ville) C-9 Page 14.

    2. [S721] Vit - ON - Marriage Registration, marriage certificate 5045 (1879), Jarvis-Brooke.
      Frederick Star Jarvis, bank clerk of Chatham, Age: 27 Estimated birth year: abt 1850 Father Name: Peter R Jarvis Mother Name: Marian Nelson Jarvis Spouse Name: Charlotte Ann Brooke, residence Chatham, Spouse's Age: 27 Spouse Birth Place: Chatham Ontairo Spouse Father Name: John Brooke Spouse Mother Name: Betsy Jane Brooke Marriage Date: 20 Sep 1877 Marriage Location: Kent, Chatham

    3. [S572] Census - ON, Waterloo, Galt - 1911, Div. 18 Page 13.

    4. [S2598] Cemetery - ON, Waterloo, Cambridge - Trinity Anglican Cemetery Internet Link.
      Frederick S. JARVIS/ died at Brooklands/ Galt/ April 6th 1933/

    5. [S2491] aaa Vit - ON - Death Registration, death certificate 033221 (1933).
      Name:Fredrick S Jarvis Gender:Male Age:82 Birth Date:abt 1851 Birth Place:Sratford, Ontario Death Date:6 Apr 1933 Death Place:Waterloo, Ontario, Canada Father:Peter R Jarvis Mother:Mary Neilson

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    Link to Google MapsBorn - 27 Sep 1850 - Stratford, Perth Co., Ontario, Canada Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsOccupation - bank clerk - 1877 - Chatham, Kent Co., Ontario, Canada Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsMarried - 20 Sep 1877 - Chatham, Kent Co., Ontario, Canada Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsOccupation - Banker - 1901 - Galt (Cambridge), Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsOccupation - Banker, Merchants Bank - 1911 - Galt (Cambridge), Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsResidence - Anglican - 1911 - Galt (Cambridge), Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsElected Office - councillor on Galt Council - 1916 - Galt (Cambridge), Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsDied - Cause: Hemiplegia (6 days) - 6 Apr 1933 - Galt (Cambridge), Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsBuried - 8 Apr 1933 - Trinity Anglican Cemetery, Cambridge, Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Link to Google Earth
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