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

Sarah

Female 1835 - 1872  (37 years)


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  • Name Sarah  
    Born 1835  , England Find all individuals with events at this location  [1, 2
    Gender Female 
    Residence 1869  House of Industry and Refuge, Kitchener, Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location 
    House of Industry and Refuge 1871  House of Industry and Refuge Cemetery, Kitchener, Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location 
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    HouseofIndustryandRefugeca1869.JPG
    The House of Industry and Refuge. In 1868, 141 acres was purchased on Frederick Street in Berlin (now Kitchener) and the house opened on June 15, 1869. The original building housed 100 and operated as an industrial farm, which raised crops and livestock. The residents worked for their keep if possible, those most did not. The House eventually became a strictly a residence of the aged and later relocated and renamed Sunnyside.
    Name Sarah Dickson 
    Occupation 1871  Kitchener, Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location  [1
    Inmate of Poor House 
    Residence 1871  House of Industry and Refuge, Kitchener, Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Eby ID Number Waterloo-90393 
    Died 22 Oct 1872  House of Industry and Refuge, Kitchener, Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location  [2
    Cause: Laryngitis 
    Buried Galt (Cambridge), Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location  [2
    Person ID I90393  Generations
    Last Modified 16 Apr 2019 

    Family ? Dickson,   b. Abt 1835,   d. Yes, date unknown 
    Last Modified 26 Apr 2019 
    Family ID F23380  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

  • Event Map
    Link to Google MapsBorn - 1835 - , England Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsResidence - 1869 - House of Industry and Refuge, Kitchener, Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsHouse of Industry and Refuge - 1871 - House of Industry and Refuge Cemetery, Kitchener, Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsOccupation - Inmate of Poor House - 1871 - Kitchener, Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsResidence - 1871 - House of Industry and Refuge, Kitchener, Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsDied - Cause: Laryngitis - 22 Oct 1872 - House of Industry and Refuge, Kitchener, Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsBuried - - Galt (Cambridge), Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Link to Google Earth
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  • Sources 
    1. [S229] Census - ON, Waterloo, Berlin - 1871, Div 13, Page 1.

    2. [S1848] House of Industry and Refuge Burial Register - Kitchener.
      Sarah Dickson 22 Oct 1872 37 y Cause: Laryngitis Claimed and remarks: Thomas Grills & Sam`l Leaviett friends of the deceased interred Cemetery Galt