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

Charles Bedford[1]

Male 1870 - 1964  (94 years)


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  • Name Charles Bedford 
    Born 4 Sep 1870  Kitchener, Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location  [2, 3, 4, 5, 6, 7
    Gender Male 
    Occupation McAllister's Saw Mill, Bloomingdale, Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location 
    works - McAllister Saw Mill 
    Religion 1881  Kitchener, Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location  [4
    Presbyterian 
    Occupation 1891  Waterloo Twp., Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location  [6
    Laborer 
    Religion 1891  Waterloo Twp., Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location  [6
    Presbyterian 
    Occupation 1901  Waterloo Twp., Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location  [2
    Janitor 
    Occupation 1911  Bloomingdale, Woolwich Twp., Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location  [5
    Heading Turner Sawmill 
    Religion 1911  Bloomingdale, Woolwich Twp., Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location  [5
    Congregational 
    Eby ID Number Waterloo-69447 
    Died 24 Sep 1964  Kitchener, Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location  [7
    Buried Bloomingdale Mennonite Cemetery, Bloomingdale, Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location  [7
    Person ID I69447  Generations
    Last Modified 17 Feb 2020 

    Father Charles Bedford, Sr.,   b. 29 Aug 1831, , England Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 16 Sep 1921, Bloomingdale, Woolwich Twp., Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 90 years) 
    Mother Leah Bull,   b. 23 Jan 1836, , England Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 14 Feb 1926, Bloomingdale, Woolwich Twp., Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 90 years) 
    Family ID F5166  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

    Family Olive Elizabeth McAllister,   b. May 1880, , Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 1946  (Age ~ 65 years) 
    Last Modified 17 Feb 2020 
    Family ID F46269  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

  • Notes 
    • A resident of Bloomingdale most of his life, Charles Bedford, 94, died Thursday at St. Mary's Hospital following a brief illness.
      A son of the late Mr. and Mrs. Charles Bedford, he was born in Kitchener, Sept. 4, 1870. He was employed for many years at the McAllister Saw Mill until retiring in 1954. He was a member of Bloomingdale United Church.
      His wife, the former Olive McAllister, died in 1946.
      He was the last surviving member of his family. A number of nieces and nephews are his only survivors.
      The body rested at Ratz-Bechtel Funeral Home where Rev. Dr. Charles L. Lewis of Bloomingdale United Church conducted the service at 2 p.m. Saturday. Burial was in Bloomingdale Cemetery.
      Elmira Signet 30 Sep 1964 pg 19

  • Sources 
    1. [S2403] News - Unidentified Newspaper Obituary, Obituary of Leah Bull - Bedford.

    2. [S132] Census - ON, Waterloo, Waterloo North - 1901, Waterloo C-2 Page 1.

    3. [S229] Census - ON, Waterloo, Berlin - 1871, Div 13, Page 17.

    4. [S158] Census - ON, Waterloo, Berlin - 1881, Div. 2 Pg. 88.

    5. [S214] Census - ON, Waterloo, Waterloo North - 1911, Division 2 (Bloomingdale) Page 2.

    6. [S2545] Census - ON, Waterloo, Waterloo Township North 1891, Waterloo Township, Sect. 1 Page 17.

    7. [S226] Cemetery - ON, Waterloo, Woolwich - Bloomingdale Mennonite Cemetery CC#4581 Internet Link.
      Bedford/ Charles Bedford/ 1870-1964/ Olive McAllister/ His Wife/ 1880-1946

  • Event Map
    Link to Google MapsBorn - 4 Sep 1870 - Kitchener, Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsReligion - Presbyterian - 1881 - Kitchener, Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsOccupation - Laborer - 1891 - Waterloo Twp., Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsReligion - Presbyterian - 1891 - Waterloo Twp., Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsOccupation - Janitor - 1901 - Waterloo Twp., Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsOccupation - Heading Turner Sawmill - 1911 - Bloomingdale, Woolwich Twp., Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsReligion - Congregational - 1911 - Bloomingdale, Woolwich Twp., Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsDied - 24 Sep 1964 - Kitchener, Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsBuried - - Bloomingdale Mennonite Cemetery, Bloomingdale, Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Link to Google Earth
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