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

John G. Alison

Male 1875 - 1949  (73 years)


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  • Name John G. Alison 
    Born 27 Nov 1875  North Dumfries Twp., Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location  [1, 2, 3, 4
    Gender Male 
    Elected Office North Dumfries Twp., Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Councillor - North Dumfries 
    Occupation 1901  North Dumfries Twp., Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location  [1
    Butcher 
    Occupation 1907  North Dumfries Twp., Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location  [4
    butcher 
    Occupation 1911  North Dumfries Twp., Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location  [3
    Butcher 
    Religion 1911  North Dumfries Twp., Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location  [3
    Presbyterian 
    Eby ID Number Waterloo-74296 
    Died 18 Jan 1949  Galt (Cambridge), Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Buried Mount View Cemetery, Cambridge, Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Person ID I74296  Generations
    Last Modified 16 Apr 2019 

    Father Thomas Alison,   b. 11 Nov 1850, Dalkeith, , Midlothian, Scotland Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 11 May 1927, North Dumfries Twp., Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 76 years) 
    Mother Susan Grills,   b. CALC 3 Dec 1850, , England Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 4 Aug 1888, North Dumfries Twp., Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age ~ 37 years) 
    Married 28 Dec 1874  Galt (Cambridge), Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location  [5
    Family ID F25903  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

    Family Mary Lockie,   b. 15 Jun 1877, North Dumfries Twp., Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 21 Feb 1972  (Age 94 years) 
    Married 6 Nov 1907  North Dumfries Twp., Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location  [4
    Children 
     1. Nora Seel Alison,   b. 27 Aug 1908, , Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. Yes, date unknown
     2. John Scott Alison,   b. 13 Jul 1909, , Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 1966, Galt (Cambridge), Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 56 years)
    Last Modified 26 Apr 2019 
    Family ID F187219  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

  • Event Map
    Link to Google MapsBorn - 27 Nov 1875 - North Dumfries Twp., Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsElected Office - Councillor - North Dumfries - - North Dumfries Twp., Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsOccupation - Butcher - 1901 - North Dumfries Twp., Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsOccupation - butcher - 1907 - North Dumfries Twp., Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsMarried - 6 Nov 1907 - North Dumfries Twp., Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsOccupation - Butcher - 1911 - North Dumfries Twp., Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsReligion - Presbyterian - 1911 - North Dumfries Twp., Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsDied - 18 Jan 1949 - 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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  • Notes 
    • JOHN ALISON A lifelong resident of Galt and district passed away early today in the person of John Alison, 51 Cambridge street, in. his 74th year. He had been in poor health in recent years. Mr. Alison was born in Galt and was a son of the late Thomas Alison. He was associated in the butcher business and later as a drover for most of his life. Some years ago Mr. Alison served on the North Dumfries township council and was a member of the Galt Suburban Roads Commission at the time of his death. He was a past president of the South Waterloo Agricultural Society and an honorary director of the society. He was a life member of Galt Lodge A.F. and A.M. and a member of Knox's Presbyterian church. He was predeceased by a brother, William and a sister, Mrs. George Hancock. Surviving are his wife the former Mary Lockie, one daughter, Mrs. J. M. McGrigor and one son John at home; two sisters, Miss Mary Alison , and Mrs. Wm. Birss, both of Galt. and one granddaughter, Miss Nora) McGrigor of Galt. Friends are being received at the T. Little and Son Funeral Home., 39 Grand avenue north where the funeral service will be held on Thursday at 2.30 p.m. with interment in Mount View Cemetery.

  • Sources 
    1. [S180] Census - ON, Waterloo, North Dumfries - 1901, Dumfries (North) B-2 Page 5.

    2. [S336] Census - ON, Waterloo, Galt - 1881, Galt Division 1 Page 41.

    3. [S562] Census - ON, Waterloo, North Dumfries - 1911, Div. 1 Page 10.

    4. [S721] Vit - ON - Marriage Registration, marriage certificate 20529 (1907), Alison-Lockie.
      John G. Alison, 32, Butcher, res. North Dumfries Twp, b. North Dumfries Twp, son of Thomas Alison and Susan Grills married Mary Lockie, 30, res. North Dumfries Twp, b. North Dumfries Twp, daughter of John Lockie and Annie Scott, Witness(es) William Alison and Bessie Lockie both of North Dumfries Twp, 6 November 1907 in North Dumfries Twp

    5. [S721] Vit - ON - Marriage Registration, marriage certificate 9941 (1874), Alison-Grills.
      Thomas Alison Age: 24 Residence: Galt Occ: Butcher Birth Date: abt 1850 Birth Place: Scotland Marriage Date: 28 Dec 1874 Galt Waterloo Father: John Alison Mother: Ann Alison Spouse: Susan Grills Spouse's Age: 24 Residence: Galt Spouse Birth Date: abt 1850 Spouse Birth Place: England Spouse Father: William Grills Spouse Mother: Mary Ann Grills