Waterloo Region Generations
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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, 9, 10, 11
    Gender Female 
    FindAGrave https://www.findagrave.com/memorial/203239138 
    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.
    Residence 1852  Wilmot Twp., Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location  [7
    Church of England 
    Residence 1861  Wilmot Twp., Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location  [10
    Anglican 
    Residence 1861  Wilmot Twp., Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location  [11
    Anglican 
    Residence 1871  Wilmot Twp., Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location  [8
    Church of England 
    Occupation 1891  Wilmot Twp., Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location  [9
    Farmer 
    Residence 1891  Wilmot Twp., Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location  [9
    Anglican 
    Occupation 1911  Haysville, Wilmot Twp., Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location  [6
    Income 
    Residence 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 Saint James Anglican Cemetery, Wilmot Township, Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location  [4
    Person ID I85720  Generations
    Last Modified 29 Jan 2024 

    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, Wilmot Twp., Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age ~ 58 years) 
    Married 1854  Wilmot Twp., Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location 
    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. CALC 6 Dec 1857, Wilmot Twp., Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 22 Nov 1894, Ontario, San Bernardino, California, United States Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age ~ 36 years)
     3. Henry Walker,   b. 2 Aug 1859,   d. 20 Aug 1948, Wilmot Twp., Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 89 years)
     4. Joseph S. Walker,   b. 18 Mar 1861, Wilmot Twp., Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 13 May 1918, London, Middlesex, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 57 years)
     5. Annie Maria Walker,   b. Sep 1862, Wilmot Twp., Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 11 Jan 1955  (Age ~ 92 years)
     6. Thomas G. Walker,   b. 29 May 1864, Wilmot Twp., Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 30 Apr 1953, RR2, New Hamburg, Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 88 years)
     7. Clarissa Illingworth Walker,   b. 30 May 1867, 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 64 years)
     8. Ida Emma Walker,   b. 19 Jul 1870, Wilmot Twp., Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 6 Dec 1950  (Age 80 years)
     9. Frederick James Walker,   b. 23 Sep 1872, Wilmot Twp., Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 1952  (Age 79 years)
    Last Modified 30 Jan 2024 
    Family ID F28170  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

  • Photos
    Maria Illingworth
    Maria Illingworth
    kathliz originally shared this on 28 Jan 2012 to Ancestry Public Member Tree

  • 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.

    9. [S939] Census - ON, Waterloo, Wilmot - 1891, Div. 1 Page 15.

    10. [S844] Census - ON, Waterloo, Wilmot - 1861, Sect. 4 Page 20.

    11. [S844] Census - ON, Waterloo, Wilmot - 1861, Sect. 4 Page 21.

  • 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 MapsResidence - Church of England - 1852 - Wilmot Twp., Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsMarried - 1854 - Wilmot Twp., Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsResidence - Anglican - 1861 - Wilmot Twp., Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsResidence - Anglican - 1861 - Wilmot Twp., Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsResidence - Church of England - 1871 - Wilmot Twp., Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsOccupation - Farmer - 1891 - Wilmot Twp., Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsResidence - Anglican - 1891 - 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 MapsResidence - 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
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