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

Robert Blackwood[1]

Male 1826 - 1918  (92 years)


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  • Name Robert Blackwood 
    Born 10 Jun 1826  , Scotland Find all individuals with events at this location  [2, 3, 4, 5, 6, 7
    Gender Male 
    Immigration 1853  , Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location  [2
    Immigration 1856  North Dumfries Twp., Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location  [4
    Occupation 1861  Preston (Cambridge), Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location  [5
    School Teacher 
    Religion 1861  Preston (Cambridge), Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location  [5
    Church of Scotland 
    Occupation 1871  Waterloo Twp., Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location  [6
    School Master 
    Religion 1871  Waterloo Twp., Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location  [6
    Presb. 
    Occupation 1881  North Dumfries Twp., Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location  [3
    Teacher & Bookkeeper 
    Religion 1881  North Dumfries Twp., Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location  [3
    Presbyterian Canada 
    Occupation 1901  North Dumfries Twp., Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location  [2
    Teacher 
    Occupation 1911  North Dumfries Twp., Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location  [4
    Income 
    Religion 1911  North Dumfries Twp., Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location  [4
    Presbyterian 
    Eby ID Number Waterloo-88803 
    Died 16 Sep 1918  Galt (Cambridge), Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location  [7
    Cause: Asthma - Heart Disease 
    Buried Mount View Cemetery, Cambridge, Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location  [7
    Person ID I88803  Generations
    Last Modified 16 Jul 2019 

    Family 1 Margaret Jane Hunt,   b. 8 Feb 1845, Woolwich Twp., Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 22 Feb 1913, Cambridge, Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 68 years) 
    Last Modified 17 Jul 2019 
    Family ID F19286  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

    Family 2 Susan Roy,   b. 1822, Dollar, , Clackmannan, Scotland Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 2 Jan 1894, Waterloo Twp., Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 72 years) 
    Married 18 Nov 1852  Clackmannan, , Clackmannan, Scotland Find all individuals with events at this location  [8
    Children 
     1. Susan Blackwood,   b. 1852, , Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. Yes, date unknown
     2. John Douglas Blackwood,   b. 28 Jul 1856, Oakville, Halton Regional Municipality, Ontario Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 28 Jul 1930, Oakville, Halton Regional Municipality, Ontario Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 74 years)
     3. Susannah Blackwood,   b. 12 Aug 1856, , Quebec, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 27 Mar 1934, Galt (Cambridge), Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 77 years)
     4. Hunter Roy "Roy" Blackwood,   b. 1857, Oakville, Trafalgar Twp., Halton Co., Ontario Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 27 Feb 1893, Windsor, Essex Co., Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 36 years)
     5. Scott Blackwood,   b. 15 Sep 1860, , Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. Yes, date unknown
    Last Modified 17 Jul 2019 
    Family ID F25102  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

  • Event Map
    Link to Google MapsBorn - 10 Jun 1826 - , Scotland Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsMarried - 18 Nov 1852 - Clackmannan, , Clackmannan, Scotland Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsImmigration - 1853 - , Ontario, Canada Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsImmigration - 1856 - North Dumfries Twp., Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsOccupation - School Teacher - 1861 - Preston (Cambridge), Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsReligion - Church of Scotland - 1861 - Preston (Cambridge), Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsOccupation - School Master - 1871 - Waterloo Twp., Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsReligion - Presb. - 1871 - Waterloo Twp., Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsOccupation - Teacher & Bookkeeper - 1881 - North Dumfries Twp., Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsReligion - Presbyterian Canada - 1881 - North Dumfries Twp., Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsOccupation - Teacher - 1901 - North Dumfries Twp., Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsOccupation - Income - 1911 - North Dumfries Twp., Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsReligion - Presbyterian - 1911 - North Dumfries Twp., Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsDied - Cause: Asthma - Heart Disease - 16 Sep 1918 - 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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  • Notes 
    • In Memoriam// Died/ At the residence of his son-in-law, Lt. Col. J. Laing Cowan,/ "Clochmhor,"Galt, on Monday, Sept. 16th, 1918/ Robert Blackwood/ (Late of Dollar, Scotland)/ In his 88th year.// The Funeral/ Will take place on Wednesday afternoon, September/ 18th, at 3 o'clock, to Mount View Cemetery.


      Funeral Card of Robert Blackwood

  • Sources 
    1. [S4] Vit - ON - Marriage Registration.
      John D Blackwood Born: Oakville Age: 27 Est. Birth: abt 1855 Father: Robert Blackwood Mother: Susan Roy married Jane Veitch Age:: 21 Est. Birth: abt 1861 Born: Galt Father: John Veitch Mother: Agnes Cranston married 4 Oct 1882 Marriage Place: Waterloo county: Waterloo, Galt

    2. [S180] Census - ON, Waterloo, North Dumfries - 1901, Dumfries (North) B-2 Page 3.

    3. [S205] Census - ON, Waterloo, North Dumfries - 1881, Div. 1 Page 44.

    4. [S562] Census - ON, Waterloo, North Dumfries - 1911, Div. 1 Page 11.

    5. [S1473] Census - ON, Waterloo, Preston - 1861, Div. 1 Page 6.

    6. [S168] Census - ON, Waterloo, Waterloo North - 1871, Div. 3, Pg. 30.

    7. [S122] Cemetery - ON, Waterloo, Cambridge - Mount View CC#4495 Internet Link .
      Robert BLACKWOOD/ 1826-1918/ Susan ROY/ his wife/ 1824- 1894/

    8. [S2181] Scotland, Select Marriages, 1561-1910, FHL Film Number:1040355.
      Robert Blackwood Gender:Male Marriage Date:18 Nov 1852 Marriage Place:Clackmannan,Clackmannan,Scotland Spouse:Susan Roy