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

Roger Gofton[1]

Male 1820 - 1874  (53 years)


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  • Name Roger Gofton 
    Born 10 Oct 1820  Sigglesthorne, , Yorkshire, England Find all individuals with events at this location  [2, 3
    Gender Male 
    Residence 1859  Blenheim Twp., Oxford Co., Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location  [2
    Residence 1859  Blenheim Twp., Oxford Co., Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location  [4
    Residence 1861  Blenheim Twp., Oxford Co., Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location  [3
    Residence 1871  Blenheim Twp., Oxford Co., Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Eby ID Number Waterloo-69795 
    Died 1 Jun 1874  Blenheim Twp., Oxford Co., Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Buried Plattsville Community Cemetery, Plattsville, Oxford Co., Ontario Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Person ID I69795  Generations
    Last Modified 22 Oct 2019 

    Father Samuel Gofton,   b. Abt 1790, , England Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. Jul, , Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Mother Elizabeth Hall,   b. 9 Jun 1794, , England Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 21 Sep 1853, Waterloo Twp., Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 59 years) 
    Married 17 Apr 1815  Sigglesthorne, , Yorkshire, England Find all individuals with events at this location  [5
    Family ID F27105  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

    Family 1 Elizabeth Stauffer,   b. 10 Jun 1840, Blenheim Twp., Oxford Co., Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 1920  (Age 79 years) 
    Married 5 Feb 1861  Blandford Twp., Oxford Co., Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location  [3
    Children 
     1. Eliza Gofton
     2. Rodger Gofton
     3. William Gofton
     4. Jacob Gofton,   b. 1862, Blenheim Twp., Oxford Co., Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 1944  (Age 82 years)
    Last Modified 22 Oct 2019 
    Family ID F278  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

    Family 2 Lucy Ann Leader,   b. 1832, , England Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 1855, , Oxford Co., Ontario Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 23 years) 
    Children 
     1. Rhoda Elizabeth Gofton,   b. 1848, Blenheim Twp., Oxford Co., Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 1927  (Age 79 years)
     2. Nancy Gofton,   b. 27 Jun 1851, Blenheim Twp., Oxford Co., Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 27 Oct 1894, Blenheim Mennonite Cemetery, Blenheim Township, Oxford Co., Ontario Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 43 years)
    Last Modified 22 Oct 2019 
    Family ID F7619  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

    Family 3 Edith Coxson,   b. 1835, Blenheim Twp., Oxford Co., Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 13 Dec 1859  (Age 24 years) 
    Married 20 Sep 1859  Kitchener, Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location  [2, 4
    Last Modified 22 Oct 2019 
    Family ID F23463  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

  • Sources 
    1. [S4] Vit - ON - Marriage Registration, 6/263 Isaac Snyder.
      Isaac SNYDER , 24 , yeoman , Waterloo , Blenheim , s/o Amos & Catherine , married Rhoda Elizabeth GOFTON , 21 , Blenheim , same , d/o Roger & Lucy , witn: William & Catherine LEADER of Blenheim , 15 Feb 1870 at Chesterfield

    2. [S5] Vit - - ON, Waterloo - 1858-1869 Marriage Register.
      Name: Roger Gofton Birth Place: England Residence: Blenheim Township Age: 38 Estimated Birth Year: abt 1821 Father Name: Samuel Mother Name: Elisabeth Wallis Spouse Name: Edith Cookson Spouse's Age: 23 Spouse Birth Year: abt 1836 Spouse Birth Place: Blenheim Township Spouse Residence: Blenheim Township Spouse Father Name: George Spouse Mother Name: Elisabeth Loverick Marriage Date: 20 Sep 1859 Marriage County or District: Waterloo

    3. [S58] Vit - ON, Oxford - Oxford County Marriage Register 1858-1869.
      Roger Gofton Birth Place: England Residence: Blenheim Township Age: 39 Estimated Birth Year: abt 1822 Father Name: Samuel Mother Name: Elizabeth Spouse Name: Elizabeth Stafford Spouse's Age: 21 Spouse Birth Year: abt 1840 Spouse Birth Place: Blenheim Township Spouse Residence: Blenheim Township Spouse Father Name: Jacob Spouse Mother Name: Elizabeth Marriage Date: 5 Feb 1861 Marriage Location: Blandford Township Marriage County Oxford

    4. [S14] News - ON, Waterloo, Kitchener - Berlin Chronicle (1856-1860), 4 Oct 1859.
      20 Sep 1859 By the Rev. F. W. Bindeman, at Berlin on September 20, Goger Goftan, to Edith Cockson, of Blenheim.

    5. [S1803] England, Marriages, 1538-1973, Marriage of Samuel Gofton and Elizabeth Hall; Indexing Project (Batch) Number: M10740-1 System Origin: England-ODM GS Film number: 990846.
      Samuel Gofton and Elizabeth Hall, married 17 Apr 1815 Sigglesthorne, Yorkshire, England

  • Event Map
    Link to Google MapsBorn - 10 Oct 1820 - Sigglesthorne, , Yorkshire, England Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsResidence - 1859 - Blenheim Twp., Oxford Co., Ontario, Canada Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsResidence - 1859 - Blenheim Twp., Oxford Co., Ontario, Canada Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsMarried - 20 Sep 1859 - Kitchener, Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsResidence - 1861 - Blenheim Twp., Oxford Co., Ontario, Canada Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsMarried - 5 Feb 1861 - Blandford Twp., Oxford Co., Ontario, Canada Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsResidence - 1871 - Blenheim Twp., Oxford Co., Ontario, Canada Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsDied - 1 Jun 1874 - Blenheim Twp., Oxford Co., Ontario, Canada Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsBuried - - Plattsville Community Cemetery, Plattsville, Oxford Co., Ontario Link to Google Earth
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