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

Maria Illingworth

Female 1834 - 1926  (91 years)


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  • Name Maria Illingworth 
    Born 23 Mar 1834  Wilmot Twp., Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location  [1, 2, 3, 4, 5, 6, 7, 8
    Gender Female 
    Name Maria Walker 
    Occupation 1852  Wilmot Twp., Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location  [2
    servant 
    • Lived with Henry and Elizabeth Puddicombe.
    Religion 1852  Wilmot Twp., Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location  [7
    Church of England 
    Religion 1871  Wilmot Twp., Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location  [8
    Church of England 
    Occupation 1911  Haysville, Wilmot Twp., Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location  [6
    Income 
    Religion 1911  Haysville, Wilmot Twp., Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location  [6
    Anglican 
    Eby ID Number Waterloo-85720 
    Died 1 Jan 1926  Wilmot Twp., Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location  [4, 5
    Buried St. James Anglican Cemetery, Wilmot Township, Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location  [4
    Person ID I85720  Generations
    Last Modified 1 Dec 2019 

    Father William Illingworth,   b. CALC 28 Jul 1806, Keighley, , Yorkshire, England Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 16 Jun 1891, Wilmot Twp., Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age ~ 84 years) 
    Mother Ann Ferguson,   b. 1806, Paisley, Renfrewshire, Scotland Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 18 Dec 1882, Wilmot Twp., Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 76 years) 
    Family ID F8120  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

    Family Thomas Walker,   b. CALC 16 Dec 1823, , Lincolnshire, England Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 17 Feb 1882  (Age ~ 58 years) 
    Children 
     1. Sarah Elizabeth Walker,   b. 7 Oct 1855, Wilmot Twp., Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 3 Apr 1923, Toronto, York Co., Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 67 years)
     2. William Walker,   b. 1857, , Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. Yes, date unknown
     3. Henry Walker,   b. 1859, , Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. Yes, date unknown
     4. Joseph Walker,   b. 1861, , Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. Yes, date unknown
     5. Annie Maria Walker,   b. 1862, Wilmot Twp., Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. Yes, date unknown
     6. Thomas G. Walker,   b. 29 May 1864, Wilmot Twp., Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 1953, RR2, New Hamburg, Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 88 years)
     7. Emma J. Walker,   b. 1868, , Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. Yes, date unknown
     8. Clarissa Illingworth Walker,   b. 30 May 1868, Wilmot Twp., Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 8 Aug 1931, Wilmot Twp., Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 63 years)
     9. Ida Walker,   b. 19 Jul 1870, Wilmot Twp., Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. Yes, date unknown
     10. Frederick Walker,   b. 23 Sep 1872, Wilmot Twp., Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. Yes, date unknown
    Last Modified 2 Dec 2019 
    Family ID F28170  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

  • Notes 
    • Mrs. Maria Walker - The death occurred at her home Cedar Lawn, on the Huron Road, Wilmot, of Mrs. Maria Walker, widow of the late Thomas Walker, at the advanced age of 91 years, 10 months and 23 days. The deceased was a daughter of the late William Illingworth, who emigrated to Canada in the early twenties from Yorkshire, England. The late Mrs. Walker was born in Wilmot on the Huron Road and spent her whole life in that community. She was a valued member of the Anglican Church of this Parish and was greatly beloved by all. She was married in 1854 to Thomas Walker, who predeceased her 44years ago. A family of six children are left to mourn her demise, namely, Mrs. George Veitch, Woodstock, Mrs. J.M. McCallum, Ottawa, Henry G. Walker, Huron Road, Fred J. Walker, Leamington, and Thomas and Clara Walker, at home, three of the family predeceased her, Mrs. Thomas B. Puddicombe, of Haysville, Joseph Walker, of London, and William Walker, of California. She is also survived by one sister, Mrs. William Kerr, Huron Road. The funeral took place on Monday afternoon from her late home to St. James' Church and Cemetery.

      New Hamburg Independent Jan 8 1926 pg 1

  • Sources 
    1. [S133] Census - ON, Waterloo, Wilmot - 1901, Wilmot H-1 Page 7.

    2. [S134] Census - ON, Waterloo, Wilmot - 1851, Div 1 Pg 7.

    3. [S140] Census - ON, Waterloo, Wilmot - 1881, Div. 4 Page 25.

    4. [S320] Cemetery - ON, Waterloo, Wilmot - St. James Anglican CC#4571 Internet Link.
      In memory of/ Maria/ Illingworth/ wife of/ Thomas Walker/ born/ March 23, 1834/ died/ Jan. 1st 1926.

    5. [S890] Funeral Card - - Waterloo Historical Society - photocopies, "Funeral Card of Maria Illingworth,".
      Died At Cedar Lawn, Wilmot, on Friday, January 1st, 1926 Maria Illingworth Beloved Widow of the late Thomas Walker In her ninety-second year. Funeral Will take place from her late residence on Monday, Jamuary 4th, at two o'clock p.m., to St. James' Church and Cemetery.

    6. [S346] Census - ON, Waterloo, Wilmot - 1911, Wilmot Twp. 1911 Div. 8 Page 13.

    7. [S134] Census - ON, Waterloo, Wilmot - 1851, Div. 1 Pg. 11.

    8. [S190] Census - ON, Waterloo, Wilmot - 1871, Div. 2 Page 56.

  • Event Map
    Link to Google MapsBorn - 23 Mar 1834 - Wilmot Twp., Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsOccupation - servant - 1852 - Wilmot Twp., Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsReligion - Church of England - 1852 - Wilmot Twp., Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsReligion - Church of England - 1871 - Wilmot Twp., Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsOccupation - Income - 1911 - Haysville, Wilmot Twp., Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsReligion - Anglican - 1911 - Haysville, Wilmot Twp., Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsDied - 1 Jan 1926 - Wilmot Twp., Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsBuried - - St. James Anglican Cemetery, Wilmot Township, Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Link to Google Earth
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