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

William Singer[1, 2]

Male Abt 1802 - Bef 1834  (~ 31 years)


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  • Name William Singer 
    Born Abt 1802  Kentucky Find all individuals with events at this location  [3
    Gender Male 
    Eby ID Number Waterloo-88234 
    Died Bef 1834 
    Person ID I88234  Generations
    Last Modified 22 Apr 2021 

    Family Katherine Coon,   b. 1805, , Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 16 Oct 1869, Winterbourne, Woolwich Twp., Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 64 years) 
    Children 
     1. Harriet Singer,   b. 16 Feb 1823, Woolwich Twp., Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 5 Aug 1899, Palmerston, Peel Township, Wellington Co., Ontario Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 76 years)
     2. Alexander Singer,   b. 20 Oct 1826, Guelph City, Wellington Co., Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 21 Oct 1915, Petoskey, Emmet, Michigan, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 89 years)
     3. George Singer,   b. 1830, , Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 4 Feb 1903, Toronto, York Co., Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 73 years)
    Last Modified 23 Apr 2021 
    Family ID F23643  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

  • Notes 
    • William, according to family lore died of rabies in 1834 in Wellesley Township, Waterloo County, Ontario.



      It is possible that William had a son William Singer who lived in the same place as his son Alexander who had a wife named Jennette McCall. source: Bear Creek, Emmet, Michigan census 1880.


  • Sources 
    1. [S670] Michigan Marriages, 1868-1925.
      Groom name: Alexander Singer Groom race or color (on document): Groom age: 62 years Groom birth year: 1826 Groom b. Canada Bride name: Catherine Campbell Bride race or color (on document): Bride age: 54 years Bride birth year: 1834 Bride b. Canada Marriage type: married 01 Sep 1888 Marriage place: Harbor Springs, Emmet, Michigan Father of groom name: Wm. Singer Mother of groom name: Caterine Coon Father of bride name: Campbell Mother of bride name: Marital status: Groom previous wife name: Bride marital status: Bride previous husband name: Additional relatives: Film number: 2342482 Frame number: Digital GS number: 4207677 Image number: 20

    2. [S218] Vit - MI - Death Registration.
      Alexander Singer d. 21 Oct 1915 Petoskey, Michigan, aged 89y, b. Canada, s/o William Singer & Catherine Coon, occ. wagon maker, cause: arterio sclerosis

    3. [S142] Census - Michigan - 1880, Bear Creek, Emmet, Michigan Film 1254578 Page 358B.
      Alexander SINGER Self M Male W 53 CAN Farmer Father's birth place Kentucky
      Elizabeth SINGER Wife M Female W 48 CAN Keeping House
      Rachael SINGER Dau S Female W 22 CAN
      William SINGER Son S Male W 20 CAN Works On Farm
      Collin SINGER Son S Male W 16 CAN Works On Farm
      Benjamin SINGER Son S Male W 14 MI Works On Farm

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