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

Alexander S. Sherriffs[1, 2]

Male Cal 1831 - 1886  (~ 55 years)


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  • Name Alexander S. Sherriffs 
    Born CALC 5 Jun 1831  , Scotland Find all individuals with events at this location  [3, 4, 5, 6, 7
    Gender Male 
    Residence 1859  Woolwich Twp., Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location  [7
    Occupation 1871  Woolwich Twp., Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location  [5
    Farmer 
    Religion 1871  Woolwich Twp., Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location  [5
    Ch. of Scotland 
    Occupation 1881  Woolwich Twp., Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location  [4
    Farmer 
    Eby ID Number Waterloo-83576 
    Died 4 Dec 1886  Winterbourne, Woolwich Twp., Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location  [3, 6, 8
    Buried Winterbourne Presbyterian Cemetery, Winterbourne, Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location  [3
    Person ID I83576  Generations
    Last Modified 3 Sep 2019 

    Family Elspet Burnet,   b. 4 Jun 1841, Woolwich Twp., Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 23 Feb 1927  (Age 85 years) 
    Married 23 Dec 1859  Woolwich Twp., Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location  [7, 9
    Children 
     1. James Sherriffs,   b. 1859, , Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. Yes, date unknown
     2. John Sherriffs,   b. 3 Dec 1860, Woolwich Twp., Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. Yes, date unknown
     3. Agnes Sherriffs,   b. Jan 1864, Woolwich Twp., Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 1950  (Age ~ 85 years)
     4. Lizzie Sherriffs,   b. 1865, , Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. Yes, date unknown
     5. George Sherriffs,   b. Mar 1865, Woolwich Twp., Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. Yes, date unknown
     6. Elizabeth Sheriffs,   b. 23 Dec 1865, Woolwich Twp., Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. Yes, date unknown
     7. Margaret Sherriffs,   b. 18 Nov 1867, Woolwich Twp., Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 1957  (Age 89 years)
     8. Alex Sherriffs,   b. 1870, , Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. Yes, date unknown
     9. Alexander Sheriffs,   b. Feb 1871, Winterbourne, Woolwich Twp., Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. Yes, date unknown
     10. William Sherriffs,   b. 23 Apr 1873, Woolwich Twp., Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. Yes, date unknown
     11. Jennie Sherriffs,   b. 29 Jun 1874, Winterbourne, Woolwich Twp., Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. Yes, date unknown
     12. Jam.... Sherriffs,   b. 1875, Woolwich Twp., Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. Yes, date unknown
     13. Dr. Mary Sherriffs,   b. 18 Jul 1877, Woolwich Twp., Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 1955  (Age 77 years)
     14. Allen Sherriffs,   b. 1879, , Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. Yes, date unknown
     15. Helen May Sherriffs,   b. 2 May 1879, Woolwich Twp., Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. Yes, date unknown
     16. Hellen May Sherriffs,   b. 2 May 1879, Woolwich Twp., Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. Yes, date unknown
     17. Henry Sherriffs,   b. 1880, , Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. Yes, date unknown
     18. Joseph Sherriffs,   b. Mar 1881, Woolwich Twp., Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. Yes, date unknown
     19. Henry Washington Sherriffs,   b. 7 Mar 1881, Woolwich Twp., Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. Yes, date unknown
    Last Modified 13 Sep 2019 
    Family ID F223713  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

  • Event Map
    Link to Google MapsBorn - CALC 5 Jun 1831 - , Scotland Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsResidence - 1859 - Woolwich Twp., Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsMarried - 23 Dec 1859 - Woolwich Twp., Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsOccupation - Farmer - 1871 - Woolwich Twp., Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsReligion - Ch. of Scotland - 1871 - Woolwich Twp., Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsOccupation - Farmer - 1881 - Woolwich Twp., Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsBuried - - Winterbourne Presbyterian Cemetery, Winterbourne, Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Link to Google Earth
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  • Sources 
    1. [S4] Vit - ON - Marriage Registration, 011798-91.
      Nelson H. GOOD, 26, Machine Agent, Town of Waterloo, same, s/o Joel GOOD & Agnes KOSEA?, married Margaret SHERRIFFS, 23, Woolwich, same, d/o Alexander SHERRIFFS & Elizabeth BURNETT, witn: William MITCHELL, Waterloo Twp., & Elizabeth SHERRIFFS, Woolwich Twp., 10 June 1891 at Woolwich

    2. [S4] Vit - ON - Marriage Registration.
      Rebecca Hamilton Born: Woolwich Age: 21 Father: John Hamilton Mother: Margaret Pollock Born: abt 1872 Spouse: John Sherriffs Age: 33 born: Woolwich Father: Alexander Sherriffs Mother: Elspeth Burnett married 11 Jan 1893 married: Waterloo

    3. [S417] Cemetery - ON, Waterloo, Woolwich - Winterbourne Presbyterian CC#4597 Internet Link.
      In / Memory Of / Alexander S. / Sherriffs / Died / Dec. 4, 1886 / In His 56th Yr. / His Beloved Wife / Elspeth / Burnett / Died / Feb. 23, 1927 / In Her 86th Yr. / Asleep In Jesus / Sherriffs

    4. [S130] Census - ON, Waterloo, Woolwich - 1881, Div. 4 Page 2.

    5. [S144] Census - ON, Waterloo, Woolwich - 1871, Div. 1, Pg. 16.

    6. [S7] News - ON, Waterloo, Kitchener - Berliner Journal (1859-1917), 16 Dec 1886.
      Dec. 4, 1886 Alexander Sherriffs died in Winterbourne at age of 55 years, 5 months and 29 days.

    7. [S5] Vit - - ON, Waterloo - 1858-1869 Marriage Register.
      Alex Sheriff, 28, res. Woolwich, b. Scotland, son of John and Ann (Earl), married 22 Dec 1859 Elspeth Burnett, 18, res. Woolwich, b. Woolwich, daughter of James and A (Mackie)

    8. [S1821] Census - ON, Waterloo, Woolwich - 1891, Div. 2 Page 21.

    9. [S14] News - ON, Waterloo, Kitchener - Berlin Chronicle (1856-1860), 10 Jan 1860.
      In St. Andrew's Church, Woolwich, by the Rev. James Thom, on the 23rd ult., Mr. Alexander Sheriff, of Aberdeenshire, Scotland, to Miss Elspeth Burnett, eldest daughter of James Burnett, Esq.