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

Isaac Furtney

Male 1866 - 1949  (82 years)


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  • Name Isaac Furtney 
    Born 27 Jan 1866  Plattsville, Oxford Co., Ontario Find all individuals with events at this location  [1, 2, 3, 4, 5
    Gender Male 
    Residence 1893  Plattsville, Blenheim Twp., Oxford Co., Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location  [2
    Occupation 1901  Waterloo Twp., Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location  [1
    Laborer 
    Occupation 1911  Breslau, Waterloo Twp., Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location  [3
    Farmer 
    Religion 1911  Breslau, Waterloo Twp., Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location  [3
    Baptist 
    Eby ID Number Waterloo-92275 
    Died 21 Jan 1949  Galt (Cambridge), Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location  [5
    Buried 24 Jan 1949  Mount View Cemetery, Cambridge, Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location  [5
    Person ID I92275  Generations
    Last Modified 17 Feb 2020 

    Father Samuel Furtney,   b. 9 Oct 1842, Blenheim Twp., Oxford Co., Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. Yes, date unknown 
    Mother Rebecca Kitchen,   b. 1846, Wilmot Twp., Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 13 Jan 1873, Blenheim Twp., Oxford Co., Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 27 years) 
    Married 23 May 1864  Blenheim Twp., Oxford Co., Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location  [6
    Family ID F25631  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

    Family Barbara Goetz,   b. 16 Apr 1866, , Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 1948  (Age 81 years) 
    Married 29 Nov 1893  New Hamburg, Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location  [2
    Children 
     1. Wentworth Furtney,   b. 9 Apr 1890, Waterloo Twp., Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 1968  (Age 77 years)
     2. Rebecca Elizabeth Furtney,   b. 25 Feb 1894, Waterloo Twp., Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. Yes, date unknown
     3. Lloyd Furtney,   b. 29 Mar 1896, Waterloo Twp., Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. Sep 1968, Detroit, Wayne, Michigan, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 72 years)
     4. Herbert Furtney,   b. 6 Jun 1897, Waterloo Twp., Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 3 Feb 1976  (Age 78 years)
     5. Hilroy Furtney,   b. 6 Jun 1897, Waterloo Twp., Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. Yes, date unknown
     6. Stanley Furtney,   b. Jun 1903, Waterloo Twp., Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. Yes, date unknown
     7. Alma Furtney,   b. 15 Jan 1905, Waterloo Twp., Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 2 Aug 1992  (Age 87 years)
     8. Ella Furtney,   b. 15 Jan 1905, Waterloo Twp., Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 19 Jan 2007  (Age 102 years)
     9. Norman Morley Furtney,   b. Mar 1906, Waterloo Twp., Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 1969  (Age ~ 62 years)
    Last Modified 17 Feb 2020 
    Family ID F23993  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

  • Notes 
    • Isaac Furtney

      Isaac Furtney, 83, died yesterday at his residence, 162 St. Andrew St., Galt, following a lengthy illness. He had been in failing. health for about a year. Born at Plattsville, Mr. Furtney moved to the Preston district, 52 years ago, operating the Pioneer Tower farm until 1934. He moved to Preston where he lived until three years ago, when he took up his residence in Galt. His wife, the former Barbara Goetz, predeceased him a year ago. Mr. Furtney was a member of the Baptist Church. He is survived by three daughters and five sons, Mrs. Karl (Bessie) Weickers, Hespeler; Ellen and Elma, at home, Lloyd and Stanley, Detroit; Wentworth, Toronto; Morley and Herbert, at home. Two sisters and three brothers, also survive, Mrs. Wesley Musselman, Kitchener; Mrs. H. N. Root, Vancouver, B. C.; Jacob, Oak Lake, Man.; Charles R., Melita, Man.; Wellington, Preston. The funeral will be held from the Little Funeral Home, at 3: 30 p.m., Monday, followed by interment at Mount View Cemetery, Galt.

      Kitchener-Waterloo Record 22 Jan 1949 pg 5

  • Sources 
    1. [S86] Census - ON, Waterloo, Waterloo South - 1901, Waterloo (South/Sud) G-3 Page 4.

    2. [S4] Vit - ON - Marriage Registration.
      Barbara Goetz Age: 27 Born: abt 1866 Father: Conrad Goetz Mother: Elizabeth Goetz Spouse: Isaac Furtney Age: 27 Born: abt 1866 born: Wilmot Centre Father: Samuel Furtney Mother: Rebecca Furtney married 29 Nov 1893 married: Waterloo, New Hamburg

    3. [S342] Census - ON, Waterloo, Waterloo South - 1911, Breslau, Waterloo Township Div. 5 Page 15.

    4. [S190] Census - ON, Waterloo, Wilmot - 1871, Div. 1 Page 32.

    5. [S2857] aaaaCemetery - On., Waterloo, Cambridge, Mount View.
      FURTNEY/ in loving memory of/ Isaac FURTNEY/ 1866-1949/ his beloved wife/ Barbara GEOTZ/ 1866-1948/ Norman Morley/ son/ 1906-1969/

    6. [S58] Vit - ON, Oxford - Oxford County Marriage Register 1858-1869.
      Samuel Fertney Born: Blenheim Township Res: Blenheim Township Age: 22 Born: abt 1842 Father: Daniel Fertney Mother: Elizabeth Fertney Spouse: Rebecca Kitchen Age: 17 Born: abt 1847 born: Ontario Res: Blenheim Township Father: Isaac Kitchen married 23 May 1864 county: Oxford

  • Event Map
    Link to Google MapsBorn - 27 Jan 1866 - Plattsville, Oxford Co., Ontario Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsResidence - 1893 - Plattsville, Blenheim Twp., Oxford Co., Ontario, Canada Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsMarried - 29 Nov 1893 - New Hamburg, Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsOccupation - Laborer - 1901 - Waterloo Twp., Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsOccupation - Farmer - 1911 - Breslau, Waterloo Twp., Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsReligion - Baptist - 1911 - Breslau, Waterloo Twp., Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsDied - 21 Jan 1949 - Galt (Cambridge), Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsBuried - 24 Jan 1949 - Mount View Cemetery, Cambridge, Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Link to Google Earth
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