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

John Arnold[1]

Male 1807 - 1872  (65 years)


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  • Name John Arnold 
    Born 30 Mar 1807  Milton Abbas, , Dorset, England Find all individuals with events at this location  [2, 3, 4, 5
    Gender Male 
    Occupation 1852  Wellesley Twp., Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location  [3
    Farmer 
    Religion 1852  Wellesley Twp., Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location  [3
    Wesleyan Methodist 
    Occupation 1871  Wellesley Twp., Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location  [4
    Farmer 
    Religion 1871  Wellesley Twp., Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location  [4
    P. Methodist 
    Eby ID Number Waterloo-66744 
    Died 23 May 1872  Linwood, Wellesley Twp., Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location  [2, 5
    Buried Rushes Cemetery, Wellesley Twp., Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location  [5
    Person ID I66744  Generations
    Last Modified 19 May 2020 

    Family 1 Maria Barnes,   b. 31 Oct 1806, Milton Abbas, , Dorset, England Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 8 Aug 1890  (Age 83 years) 
    Children 
     1. Eliza Arnold,   b. 8 Dec 1834, Milton Abbas, , Dorset, England Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 28 Feb 1916, South Haven, Van Buren, Michigan, United States Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 81 years)
     2. Elias Arnold,   b. 13 Feb 1837, Milton Abbas, , Dorset, England Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 19 Jan 1898, Sombra, Lambton Co., Ontario Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 60 years)
     3. Elisha Arnold,   b. 26 Sep 1839, Milton Abbas, , Dorset, England Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 27 Mar 1856, Wellesley Twp., Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 16 years)
     4. Levi Arnold,   b. 1841, , Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. Yes, date unknown
     5. Sarah Arnold,   b. 2 Jan 1845, Thornhill, Markham Twp., & Vaughan Twp., York Co., Ontario Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 9 Feb 1927, Kalamazoo, Kalamazoo, Michigan, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 82 years)
     6. Unity Arnold,   b. 29 Mar 1847, Wellesley Twp., Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 23 Aug 1901  (Age 54 years)
     7. Love Arnold,   b. 29 Mar 1847, Wellesley Twp., Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 27 Jan 1931, Buffalo, Erie, New York, United States Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 83 years)
     8. George Arnold,   b. 2 Jun 1849, Wellesley Twp., Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 11 Nov 1906, Listowel, Wallace Twp., Perth County, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 57 years)
    Last Modified 19 May 2020 
    Family ID F29851  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

    Family 2 Moriah,   b. 1806, , England Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. Yes, date unknown 
    Children 
     1. George Arnold,   b. 2 Jun 1849, Wellesley Twp., Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 11 Nov 1906, Listowel, Wallace Twp., Perth County, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 57 years)
    Last Modified 19 May 2020 
    Family ID F242382  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

  • Notes 
    • John Arnold was born in Dorsetshire, England, March 30, 1807 and attended the Church of England, until he joined the W. M. Church a short time before coming to Canada, He came to Canada in 1841 with his wife, settled near Toronto for about 2 years, then moved to Wellesley twp. about 19 years ago, Mr. and Mrs. Arnold helped establish a P. M. class on the 7th line of Wellesley. he sold his farm c. 2 years ago and moved to Linwood, where he died.


      Christian Guardian 5 Jul 1872 pg 2

  • Sources 
    1. [S101] Church Records - ON, Waterloo - Wesleyan Methodist Baptismal Register - transcript of cards, Kitchener Public Library.
      George ARNEL born 02 Jun 1849 Wellesley baptised 11 Nov 1850 Wellesley Volume 1 Page 352 child of John ARNOLD & Maria ARNOLD Res: Wellesley baptized by Rev. Geo. CASE

    2. [S60] News - Christian Guardian, Obituary of John Arnold 5 Jul 1872 pg 2.

    3. [S242] Census - ON, Waterloo, Wellesley Twp. - 1851, Div. 4 Page 12.

    4. [S269] Census - ON, Waterloo, Wellesley Twp. - 1871, Div. 1, Pg. 6.

    5. [S241] Cemetery - ON, Waterloo, Wellesley - Rushes CC#4536 Waterloo Region Branch, Ontario Genealogical Society.
      In memory of/ John Arnold/ Who died at Linwood/ May 23, 1872/ Aged 65 years 2 mo./ Servant of God well done/ Best from thy loved employ/ The battle fought, the victory won/ Enter thy Master's joy

  • Event Map
    Link to Google MapsBorn - 30 Mar 1807 - Milton Abbas, , Dorset, England Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsOccupation - Farmer - 1852 - Wellesley Twp., Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsReligion - Wesleyan Methodist - 1852 - Wellesley Twp., Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsOccupation - Farmer - 1871 - Wellesley Twp., Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsReligion - P. Methodist - 1871 - Wellesley Twp., Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsDied - 23 May 1872 - Linwood, Wellesley Twp., Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsBuried - - Rushes Cemetery, Wellesley Twp., Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Link to Google Earth
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