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

Helen Jane "Ellen" Telfer

Female 1883 - 1926  (42 years)


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  • Name Helen Jane "Ellen" Telfer 
    Born 25 Aug 1883  Galt (Cambridge), Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location  [1, 2, 3, 4, 5
    Christened 24 Jan 1884  Central Presbyterian Church, Galt(Cambridge), Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location  [2
    Gender Female 
    Name Ellen Telfer 
    Name Helen Jane "Ellen" Leeds 
    Name Nellie Telfer 
    Residence 1891  North Dumfries Twp., Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location  [4
    Presbyterian 
    Residence 1911  North Dumfries Twp., Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location  [3
    Presbyterian 
    Eby ID Number Waterloo-74729 
    Died 4 Feb 1926  North Dumfries Twp., Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location  [6
    Cause: Myocardial Degeneration - Pneumonia 
    Buried 6 Feb 1926  Mount View Cemetery, Cambridge, Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location  [7
    Person ID I74729  Generations
    Last Modified 9 Jan 2023 

    Father Thomas Telfer,   b. 28 Nov 1843, North Dumfries Twp., Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 18 Dec 1914, Galt (Cambridge), Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 71 years) 
    Mother Helen Tait,   b. 28 Dec 1846, Hawick, , Roxburgh, Scotland Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 1 Nov 1929, North Dumfries Twp., Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 82 years) 
    Married 28 Apr 1871  Galt (Cambridge), Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location  [4, 8
    Family ID F19425  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

    Family George Andrew Leeds,   b. 8 Aug 1885, Galt (Cambridge), Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 21 Feb 1935, Galt (Cambridge), Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 49 years) 
    Married 25 Jan 1911  Galt (Cambridge), Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location  [9
    Children 
     1. Jessie Helen Leeds,   b. 23 Jul 1912, Galt (Cambridge), Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 26 Mar 1937, Galt (Cambridge), Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 24 years)
     2. Ida Jean Leeds,   b. 22 Aug 1913, North Dumfries Twp., Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 24 Mar 1914, Galt (Cambridge), Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 0 years)
     3. Isabel Mary Leeds,   b. 27 Dec 1914, North Dumfries Twp., Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 16 Oct 1988, Cambridge, Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 73 years)
    Last Modified 9 Jan 2023 
    Family ID F186974  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

  • Sources 
    1. [S180] Census - ON, Waterloo, North Dumfries - 1901, Dumfries (North) B-3 Page 5.

    2. [S512] Church Records - ON, Waterloo, Galt - Central Presbyterian.
      Helen Jane Telfer Born 25 Aug 1883 Galt Parents Thomas Telfer & Helen Tait baptized 24 Jan 1884 Occupation: Farmer

    3. [S562] Census - ON, Waterloo, North Dumfries - 1911, Div. 2 Pg. 4.

    4. [S2042] Census - ON, Waterloo, North Dumfries - 1891, Section 1 Page 9.

    5. [S2858] z Vit - ON - Birth Registration, Birth Certificate 035197 (1883).
      Name:Helen Jane Telfer Date of Birth:24 Aug 1883 Gender:Female Birth Place:Waterloo, Ontario, Canada Father's name:Thomas Telfer Mother's name:Helen Teit

    6. [S2491] aaa Vit - ON - Death Registration, death certificate 033858 (1926).
      Name:Ellen Leeds Gender:Female Age:42 Birth Date:abt 1884 Birth Place:North Demper Death Date:4 Feb 1926 Death Place:Waterloo, Ontario, Canada Cause of Death:Pneumonia

    7. [S2697] Cemetery - ON, Waterloo, Cambridge, Mount View Cemetery Internet Link.
      George A. LEEDS/ died Feb. 21, 1935/ in his 50th year/ Ellen J. TELFER/ beloved wife of Geo. A. LEEDS/ died Feb. 4, 1926/ in her 43rd year/ Walter W. MacGREGOR/ Jan. 8, 1911 - Apr. 12, 1996/ Isabel M. LEEDS/ Beloved wife of/ W. M. MacGREGOR/ Dec. 27, 1914 - Oct. 16, 1988/ Ida Jean dau. of Geo. & Ellen LEEDS/ died Mar. 24, 1914 aged 7 mos./ LEEDS/

    8. [S4] Vit - ON - Marriage Registration.
      Thomas Telfer Born: Canada Age: 27 Father: George Telfer Mother: Helen Telfer Born: abt 1844 Spouse: Helen Tait Age: 24 born: Scotand Father: James Tait Mother: Isabella Tait married 28 Apr 1871 married: Waterloo, Galt

    9. [S2488] aaa Vit - ON - Marriage Registration, marriage certificate 015079 (1911).
      Name:George Andrew Leeds Age:25 Birth Year:abt 1886 Marriage Date:25 Jan 1911 Marriage Place:Waterloo, Ontario, Canada Father:John W Leeds Mother:Jessie McGregor Spouse:Ellen Jane Telfer

  • Event Map
    Link to Google MapsBorn - 25 Aug 1883 - Galt (Cambridge), Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsChristened - 24 Jan 1884 - Central Presbyterian Church, Galt(Cambridge), Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsResidence - Presbyterian - 1891 - North Dumfries Twp., Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsResidence - Presbyterian - 1911 - North Dumfries Twp., Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsMarried - 25 Jan 1911 - Galt (Cambridge), Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsDied - Cause: Myocardial Degeneration - Pneumonia - 4 Feb 1926 - North Dumfries Twp., Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsBuried - 6 Feb 1926 - Mount View Cemetery, Cambridge, Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Link to Google Earth
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