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

Thomas Ballantyne[1]

Male 1811 - 1855  (44 years)


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  • Name Thomas Ballantyne 
    Born 1811  , Scotland Find all individuals with events at this location  [2, 3, 4
    Gender Male 
    Residence 1842  Dumfries Township, Gore District, Ontario Find all individuals with events at this location  [5
    Occupation 1852  Galt (Cambridge), Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location  [6
    mason 
    Occupation 1855  Galt (Cambridge), Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location  [3
    mason 
    Eby ID Number Waterloo-75204 
    Died 25 Jan 1855  Galt (Cambridge), Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location  [3, 4, 7, 8, 9
    Cause: inflammation of the lungs 
    Buried Mount View Cemetery, Cambridge, Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location  [4
    Person ID I75204  Generations
    Last Modified 9 Jan 2023 

    Family Margaret Bell,   b. 1818, Caledonia, New York State, USA. Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 13 Jun 1900, , Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 82 years) 
    Married 3 Jun 1842  Galt (Cambridge), Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location  [5
    Children 
     1. Elizabeth Harkness Ballentine,   b. 1844, North Dumfries Twp., Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. Yes, date unknown
     2. James Ballantyne,   b. CALC 14 Feb 1849, Galt (Cambridge), Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 22 Jun 1872  (Age ~ 23 years)
     3. Andrew Bell Ballantyne,   b. 24 Nov 1851, Galt (Cambridge), Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 3 Sep 1928, Galt (Cambridge), Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 76 years)
     4. Thomas Bell Ballantyne,   b. 28 Aug 1854, Galt (Cambridge), Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 10 Mar 1938  (Age 83 years)
    Last Modified 9 Jan 2023 
    Family ID F7381  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

  • Notes 
    • A-1-58 Thomas Ballantyne: Administration of [the Estate] of Thomas Ballantyne, formerly of the Town of Galt, Mason & Lime Burner, having died the twenty sixth day of January, one thousand eight hundred and fifty five, granted to his widow Margaret, the twelvth day of February next following, on her giving proof that the said Ballantyne, her husband, is dead and died intestate, and on her giving Bond and Security for the due Administration to said Estate, herself and two sureties in the persons of George Bell of the Township of North Dumfries, Yeoman, and David Bell, of the Township of Blantford, in the County of Oxford, Yeoman, each in the sum of six hundred pounds. Inventory delivered amounting to two hundred and fifty pounds.

      Letters granted to his widow 12 February 1855
      Died 26 January 1855
      Inventory £250/-

      Surrogate Court Records Copybook Register A 1853-1871 partial transcript to 1863. Frances Hoffman transcriber.

  • Sources 
    1. [S116] Vit - ON - Death Registration, 35264-1928 Andrew Bell Ballantyne.

    2. [S313] Census - ON, Waterloo, Galt - 1851, Div 1 Pg 1.
      Thomas BALLANTYNE Mason Scotland PS 40
      Margaret BALLANTYNE USA PS 33
      Elizabeth H. BALLANTYNE Upper Canada PS 7
      James BALLANTYNE Upper Canada PS 3
      Andrew B. BALLANTYNE Upper Canada PS 1

    3. [S110] Church Records - ON, Waterloo Co., Cambridge - First United.
      Thomas Ballantyne Buried Jan 29 1855 Age 42, Mason, Native of Scotland, Died of Inflammation of The Lungs

    4. [S122] Cemetery - ON, Waterloo, Cambridge - Mount View CC#4495 Internet Link .
      [W] Thomas/ BALLANTYNE/ died Jan'y 26,1855/ aged 42 years/ Margaret BELL/ his wife/ died June 13, 1900/ in her 82nd year

    5. [S798] Church Records - ON, Waterloo, Galt - Associate Presbyterian (First United).
      Thomas Ballantyne of Dumfries married 3 Jun 1842 by license to Margaret Bell of Dumfries

    6. [S313] Census - ON, Waterloo, Galt - 1851, Div 1 Pg 1.

    7. [S31] News - ON, Waterloo, Cambridge - Dumfries Reformer (1850-1892), 31 Jan 1855.
      Thomas Ballantyne died 25 Jan 1855 In Galt. Mr Ballantyne was of the Galt Lime Kilns.

    8. [S570] Census - ON, Waterloo, Galt - 1871, Div. 2, Pg. 15.

    9. [S1800] Census - ON, Waterloo, Galt - 1891, Sec. 1 Page 156.

  • Event Map
    Link to Google MapsBorn - 1811 - , Scotland Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsResidence - 1842 - Dumfries Township, Gore District, Ontario Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsMarried - 3 Jun 1842 - Galt (Cambridge), Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsOccupation - mason - 1852 - Galt (Cambridge), Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsOccupation - mason - 1855 - Galt (Cambridge), Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsDied - Cause: inflammation of the lungs - 25 Jan 1855 - 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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