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

William Webster

Male 1820 - 1915  (94 years)


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  • Name William Webster 
    Born 18 Jun 1820  , Scotland Find all individuals with events at this location  [1, 2, 3, 4, 5, 6
    Gender Male 
    Immigration 1842  , Canada Find all individuals with events at this location  [4
    Immigration 1863  , Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location  [1
    Historic Building Abt 1865  137 Grand Avenue S., Cambridge, Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location 
    • 1 story stone house. In 1977 listed in good condition. Original owner William Webster.
    Occupation 1871  Galt (Cambridge), Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location  [3
    Builder 
    Residence 1871  Galt (Cambridge), Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location  [3
    C. Presbyterian 
    Occupation 1881  Galt (Cambridge), Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location  [2
    Builder 
    Occupation 1891  Galt (Cambridge), Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location  [5
    Stone Mason 
    Residence 1891  Galt (Cambridge), Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location  [5
    Presbyterian 
    Retired 1901  Galt (Cambridge), Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location  [1
    Occupation 1911  Galt (Cambridge), Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location  [4
    Income 
    Residence 117 - 119 Grand Ave. S., Cambridge, Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Residence 1911  Galt (Cambridge), Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location  [4
    Presbyterian 
    Residence 1911  Galt (Cambridge), Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location  [4
    Retired 
    Eby ID Number Waterloo-66288 
    Died 28 Mar 1915  Galt (Cambridge), Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location  [7
    Cause: La Grippe (10 days) 
    Buried Mount View Cemetery, Cambridge, Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location  [6
    Person ID I66288  Generations
    Last Modified 24 Sep 2022 

    Father William Webster,   b. 1781, of, Scotland Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 2 Jun 1860  (Age 79 years) 
    Mother Jean "Jane" Findlater,   b. 1788, , Scotland Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 26 May 1870, Guelph City, Wellington Co., Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 82 years) 
    Family ID F228953  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

    Family 1 Isabella Smith,   b. 15 Nov 1831, , Scotland Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. Bef 1911  (Age < 79 years) 
    Children 
     1. William S. Webster,   b. CALC 1 Jul 1852, Galt (Cambridge), Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 1 Aug 1910, Galt (Cambridge), Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age ~ 58 years)
     2. Alexander "Alex" Webster,   b. 1856, , Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 10 Jul 1925  (Age 69 years)
     3. Robert Webster,   b. 1859, , Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. Yes, date unknown
     4. Adam Webster,   b. 1863, , Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 25 Feb 1902  (Age 39 years)
     5. Helen Jean "Nellie" Webster,   b. Feb 1863, North Dumfries Twp., Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. Yes, date unknown  (Age ~ 79 years)
     6. Jean Lindsay Webster,   b. CALC 28 Oct 1870, Galt (Cambridge), Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 28 Jun 1873, Galt (Cambridge), Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age ~ 2 years)
    Last Modified 24 Sep 2022 
    Family ID F17308  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

    Family 2 Isabel Smith,   b. CALC 3 Nov 1831, , Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 6 Aug 1910, Galt (Cambridge), Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age ~ 78 years) 
    Children 
     1. William S. Webster,   b. CALC 1 Jul 1852, Galt (Cambridge), Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 1 Aug 1910, Galt (Cambridge), Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age ~ 58 years)
     2. Alexander "Alex" Webster,   b. 1856, , Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 10 Jul 1925  (Age 69 years)
     3. Adam Webster,   b. 1863, , Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 25 Feb 1902  (Age 39 years)
     4. Jean Lindsay Webster,   b. CALC 28 Oct 1870, Galt (Cambridge), Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 28 Jun 1873, Galt (Cambridge), Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age ~ 2 years)
     5. Isabel Pringle Webster,   d. Yes, date unknown
     6. John S. Webster,   d. Yes, date unknown
    Last Modified 24 Sep 2022 
    Family ID F273228  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

  • Sources 
    1. [S259] Census - ON, Waterloo, Galt - 1901, Galt (Town/Ville) C-11 Page 1.

    2. [S336] Census - ON, Waterloo, Galt - 1881, Galt Division 2 Page 67.

    3. [S570] Census - ON, Waterloo, Galt - 1871, Div. 3, Pg. 12.

    4. [S572] Census - ON, Waterloo, Galt - 1911, Div. 19 Page 23.

    5. [S1800] Census - ON, Waterloo, Galt - 1891, Sec. 1 Page 84.

    6. [S2697] Cemetery - ON, Waterloo, Cambridge, Mount View Cemetery Internet Link.
      [E] William WEBSTER/ died Mar. 28, 1915 aged 94 yrs 10 mos/ Isabel SMITH/ beloved wife of/ William WEBSTER/ died Aug. 6, 1910 - aged 79 years/ their sons/ William S/ died Aug. 1, 1910/ aged 58 years/ Adam/ died Feb. 25, 1902/ aged 40 years/ and their young children/ Isabel Pringle/ John S./ Jean Lindsay/ and infant son/ "Till He come"/

    7. [S2491] aaa Vit - ON - Death Registration, death certificate 032552 (1915).
      Name:William Webster Gender:Male Age:95 Birth Date:abt 1820 Birth Place:Scotland Death Date:28 Mar 1915 Death Place:Waterloo, Ontario, Canada Cause of Death:La Grippe

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    Link to Google MapsBorn - 18 Jun 1820 - , Scotland Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsImmigration - 1842 - , Canada Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsImmigration - 1863 - , Ontario, Canada Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsHistoric Building - Abt 1865 - 137 Grand Avenue S., Cambridge, Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsOccupation - Builder - 1871 - Galt (Cambridge), Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsResidence - C. Presbyterian - 1871 - Galt (Cambridge), Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsOccupation - Builder - 1881 - Galt (Cambridge), Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsOccupation - Stone Mason - 1891 - Galt (Cambridge), Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsResidence - Presbyterian - 1891 - Galt (Cambridge), Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsRetired - 1901 - Galt (Cambridge), Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsOccupation - Income - 1911 - Galt (Cambridge), Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsResidence - - 117 - 119 Grand Ave. S., Cambridge, Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsResidence - Presbyterian - 1911 - Galt (Cambridge), Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsResidence - Retired - 1911 - Galt (Cambridge), Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsDied - Cause: La Grippe (10 days) - 28 Mar 1915 - 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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