Waterloo Region Generations
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Isabell Gilfillan

Female 1853 - 1938  (85 years)


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  • Name Isabell Gilfillan 
    Born 6 Feb 1853  Galt (Cambridge), Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location  [1, 2, 3
    Gender Female 
    Name Isabell Tilk 
    Religion 1891  Preston (Cambridge), Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location  [2
    Presbyterian 
    Eby ID Number Waterloo-89266 
    Died 23 May 1938  Preston (Cambridge), Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location  [4
    Buried 25 May 1938  Preston Cemetery, Cambridge, Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location  [3
    Person ID I89266  Generations
    Last Modified 19 May 2020 

    Father William Gilfillan,   b. 1826, , Scotland Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. Yes, date unknown 
    Mother Mary Ann,   b. 1832, , Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. Yes, date unknown 
    Family ID F39689  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

    Family Charles Tilk,   b. 14 Mar 1856, Preston (Cambridge), Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 15 Feb 1920, Preston (Cambridge), Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 63 years) 
    Married 13 Feb 1883  Puslinch, Wellington Co., Ontario Find all individuals with events at this location  [2, 5
    Children 
     1. William Garfield Tilk,   b. 27 Sep 1883, Beverly Twp., Wentworth Co., Ontario Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 11 Nov 1942, Preston (Cambridge), Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 59 years)
     2. Annie Elizabeth Tilk,   b. 5 Aug 1885, Beverly Twp., Wentworth Co., Ontario Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 1952  (Age 66 years)
     3. John Gordon "Gordon" Tilk,   b. 16 Jul 1887, Beverly Twp., Wentworth Co., Ontario Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 16 Aug 1933, Preston (Cambridge), Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 46 years)
    Last Modified 19 May 2020 
    Family ID F23108  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

  • Photos
    Isabell Gilfillan
    Isabell Gilfillan
    image from Ancestry.com

  • Notes 
    • TILK

      Died in Preston on Monday, May 23, 1938. Isabella Gilfillian, widow of the late Charles Tilk, in her 86 year. Funeral will be held from the residence of her daughter, Mrs. James Corrigan, 448 William street, Preston, on Wednesday, May 25, with services at 2.30 pm., followed by interment in Preston Cemetery .

      Kitchener Daily Record 23 May 1938 pg 15

  • Sources 
    1. [S204] Census - ON, Waterloo, Preston - 1901, Preston (Village) F-2 Page 6.

    2. [S2441] Census - ON, Waterloo, Preston - 1891, Section 1 Page 63.

    3. [S239] Cemetery - ON, Waterloo, Cambridge - Preston CC#6335 Cemetery Internet Link .
      [Front] William C. TILK/ 1883 - 1942/ His wife/ Louisa U. RUTHIG/ 1881 - 1955/ James CORRIGAN/ 1878 - 1943/ His wife/ Annie E. TILK/ 1885 - 1952./ [Head stones at front left side] Jas. CORRIGAN/ Annie CORRIGAN/ [Head stones at front right side] Louisa/ William./ [Back] Charles TILK/ born Mar. 14, 1856/ died Feb. 15, 1920/ Isabella his wife/ born Feb. 6, 1853/ died May 23, 1938/ J. Gordon TILK/ born July 16, 1887/ died Aug. 16, 1933./ [Footstones] Mother/ Father [broken]. [Burial Card] Mrs. Caroline (RUTHIG) WEIGAND buried Aug. 15, 1951.

    4. [S116] Vit - ON - Death Registration.
      ame:Isabella Tilk Gender:Female Birth Year:abt 1853 Birth Place:Galt, Ontario Age at Death:85 Death Date:23 May 1938 Death Place:Waterloo, Ontario, Canada Father:William Grifillian Mother:Ann Horrick

    5. [S4] Vit - ON - Marriage Registration.
      Name:Charles Silk Age:27 Birth Date:abt 1856 Birth Place:Canada Marriage Date:13 Feb 1883 Marriage County or District:Wellington Father:John Silk Mother:Annie Greave Spouse:Isabella Gilfillan Spouse's Age:27 Spouse Birth Date:abt 1856 Spouse Birth Place:Canada Spouse Father:William Gilfillan Spouse Mother:Mary Ann Horacks Gilfillan

  • Event Map
    Link to Google MapsBorn - 6 Feb 1853 - Galt (Cambridge), Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsMarried - 13 Feb 1883 - Puslinch, Wellington Co., Ontario Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsReligion - Presbyterian - 1891 - Preston (Cambridge), Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsDied - 23 May 1938 - Preston (Cambridge), Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsBuried - 25 May 1938 - Preston Cemetery, Cambridge, Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Link to Google Earth
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