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

William George Batters[1]

Male 1820 - 1886  (66 years)


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  • Name William George Batters 
    Born 1820  , Scotland Find all individuals with events at this location  [2
    Gender Male 
    Occupation Farmer 
    Religion Presbyterian 
    Eby ID Number Waterloo-72026 
    Died 11 Jul 1886  South Dumfries Twp., Brant Co., Ontario Find all individuals with events at this location  [3
    Cause: Paralysis (4 weeks) 
    Buried Mount View Cemetery, Cambridge, Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location  [2
    Person ID I72026  Generations
    Last Modified 15 Dec 2019 

    Father William Batters,   b. 1791, Etal, , Northumberland, England Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 12 Jul 1853, , Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 62 years) 
    Mother Marion Neilson,   b. 9 Dec 1791, Edinburgh, , Midlothian, Scotland Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 5 Jul 1859, South Dumfries Twp., Brant Co., Ontario Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 67 years) 
    Married 28 Mar 1816  Edinburgh, , Midlothian, Scotland Find all individuals with events at this location  [4
    Family ID F32195  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

    Family Janet Wight,   b. 1845, , Scotland Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 25 Mar 1872, South Dumfries Twp., Brant Co., Ontario Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 27 years) 
    Married 1869  South Dumfries Twp., Brant Co., Ontario Find all individuals with events at this location  [5
    Children 
     1. William Wight Batters,   b. 11 Feb 1870, Galt (Cambridge), Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 21 Oct 1927, Guelph City, Wellington Co., Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 57 years)
     2. Female Batters,   b. 14 Mar 1872,   d. 15 Mar 1872  (Age 0 years)
    Last Modified 16 Dec 2019 
    Family ID F18846  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

  • Notes 
    • reported to be born in Trentpark, Enfield Chace, Middlesex, England, documentation needed.

  • Sources 
    1. [S29] Church Records - ON, Waterloo, Galt - St. Andrews Presbyerian.
      William Wight BATTERS born 11 Feb 1870 Parents William BATTERSJanet baptized 08 May 1870 St. Andrew's Presbyterian

    2. [S2697] Cemetery - ON, Waterloo, Cambridge, Mount View Cemetery Internet Link.
      [N] In/ memory of/ William BATTERS/ who died/ July 11, 1886/ also his wife/ Janet WIGHT/ who died Mar 25, 1872/ aged 26 y'rs 2 mo's/ and 23 days/ and their infant dau/ born Mar 14, 1872/ and/ died Mar 15, 1872

    3. [S2491] aaa Vit - ON - Death Registration, death certificate 001641 (1886).
      Name:William G Batters Gender:Male Age:67 Religion:Presbyterian Birth Date:abt 1819 Birth Place:Scotland Death Date:11 Jul 1886 Death Place:Brant, Ontario, Canada Cause of Death:Paralysis

    4. [S2181] Scotland, Select Marriages, 1561-1910, FHL Film Number: 1066757.
      Marion Neilson Gender: Female Marriage Date: 28 Mar 1816 Marriage Place: Saint Cuthberts,Edinburgh,Midlothian,Scotland Father: Thomas Neilson Spouse: William Butters

    5. [S31] News - ON, Waterloo, Cambridge - Dumfries Reformer (1850-1892), 3 Mar 1869.
      Batters, William George married no date to Janet Wight In South Dumfries, near Galt, by Rev. J.B. Muir, of St. Andrew's Church, in Galt. Bride, daughter of the late James Wight, Kelso, Scotland.

  • Event Map
    Link to Google MapsBorn - 1820 - , Scotland Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsMarried - 1869 - South Dumfries Twp., Brant Co., Ontario Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsDied - Cause: Paralysis (4 weeks) - 11 Jul 1886 - South Dumfries Twp., Brant Co., Ontario Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsBuried - - Mount View Cemetery, Cambridge, Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Link to Google Earth
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