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

William Mann[1]

Male 1814 - 1860  (46 years)


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  • Name William Mann 
    Born 1814  , Norfolk, England Find all individuals with events at this location  [2, 3
    Gender Male 
    Residence 1836  Woolwich Twp., Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location  [4
    Residence 1840  Woolwich Twp., Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location  [5
    Residence 1852  Barton Twp., Wentworth Co., Ontario Find all individuals with events at this location  [6
    • Appears to be staying with George and Sarah Disney in Woolwich
    Eby ID Number Waterloo-74764 
    Died 1 Jul 1860  [3, 7
    Buried Winterbourne Presbyterian Cemetery, Winterbourne, Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location  [3
    Person ID I74764  Generations
    Last Modified 17 Feb 2020 

    Family Sarah Jane Holmwood,   b. 1 Nov 1809, , Surrey, England Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 1 May 1876  (Age 66 years) 
    Married 20 May 1840  , Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location  [5
    Children 
     1. Charles Horace Mann,   b. 9 Aug 1841, North Dumfries Twp., Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 21 Aug 1922, Guelph City, Wellington Co., Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 81 years)
     2. Susan Leah Mann,   b. 1842, , Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. Jun 1859, Waterloo City, Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 17 years)
     3. Alexander S. Mann,   b. 28 Oct 1859, Guelph City, Wellington Co., Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. Yes, date unknown
    Last Modified 17 Feb 2020 
    Family ID F19467  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

  • Notes 
    • William Mann came from Norfolk, England, in the year 1840, and settled in Winterbourne. At this time the land east of the river road at Winterbourne was owned by the Geddes family. Mr. Mann bought this land and held it for some years, selling it to Captain Lamphier.

      William Mann married Jane Holm wood from Sussex, England, who died in 1876, at the age of sixty-seven years, while Mr. Mann died in 1860, at the age of forty-five. Their son, Charles H. Mann, is now living on the James Dow' farm, west of the Grand River.

      The Early History of Elora, Ontario, and Vicinity by John R. Connon

  • Sources 
    1. [S4] Vit - ON - Marriage Registration.
      Alexander S Mann Born: Guelph Age: 26 Father: William M Mann Mother: Jane Mann Born: abt 1860 Spouse: Madeline R Johnstone Age: 21 born: Minto Father: John Johnstone Mother: Rebecca Johnstone married 12 Jan 1886 married: Waterloo, Galt

    2. [S141] Census - ON, Waterloo, Woolwich - 1851, Div 1 Pg 3.
      William Mann England Church of England 39
      Jean S. Mann England Church of England 42
      Charles H. Mann Canada Church of England 11
      Susan L. MANN Canada Church of England 9

    3. [S417] Cemetery - ON, Waterloo, Woolwich - Winterbourne Presbyterian CC#4597 Internet Link.
      In Memory Of William Mann / Died / July 1, 1860 / Aged 45 Yr's / Also His Wife / Jane S. Holmwood / Died / May 1,1876 / Aged 66 Years, 6 Mo's. / Here Is The Spot Where Christians Sleep, / How Sweet The Strains Their Memory Here. / Oh, Why Should We In Silence Weep, They Are Not Dead, But Gone Before

    4. [S26] Lower Canada Marriage Bonds (1779-1858), C-6785.
      Name of Future Husband: MUNN, William Res: Tilbury Township, Kent County/Woolwich Township H Name of Future Wife: HOLMWOOD, Jane Sarah Res: West Flamborough Township, Halton County Reference: RG 5 B9 Volume: 32 Bond Number: 5286 Date: 1836-10-14

    5. [S9] News - ON, Waterloo, Kitchener - Canada Museum und Allgemeine Zeitung (1835-1840), 30 May 1840:6.
      20 May 1840 Rev Boomer m. William Mann to Miss ---- Holmwood, both from Woolwich.

    6. [S141] Census - ON, Waterloo, Woolwich - 1851, Div 1 Pg 3.

    7. [S915] Census - ON, Waterloo, Woolwich - 1861, Township of Woolwich 1861 Div. 7 Page 63.

  • Event Map
    Link to Google MapsBorn - 1814 - , Norfolk, England Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsResidence - 1836 - Woolwich Twp., Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsResidence - 1840 - Woolwich Twp., Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsMarried - 20 May 1840 - , Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsResidence - 1852 - Barton Twp., Wentworth Co., Ontario Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsBuried - - Winterbourne Presbyterian Cemetery, Winterbourne, Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Link to Google Earth
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