Elizabeth Charters 298
- Born: 1861, , , Ontario, Canada 297,298
- Marriage: John Walters
- Died: 1929, Wingham, Turnberry, Huron, Ontario, Canada at age 68
Mrs. John Walters
After contracting blood poisoning a few days ago from a slight injury to a thumb, there passed away Friday morning Elizabeth Charters, wife of John Walters, Wingham. She was 69 years of age and a resident of this locality all her life, being born in the township of Kinloss. When she was married to Mr. Walters they took up residence on a farm in Culross, where they lived until their retirement to Wingham eight years ago. The deceased lady was a member of St. Andrew's Presbyterian Church. Surviving are her husband, four daughters and one son - Emma of Toronto, Mrs. Robert Coleman of Listowel, Nellie and Annie of Wingham, and Albert on the homestead; also two sisters and three brothers - Mrs. Joseph McBurney, Vancouver; Samuel and Joseph, Great Falls, Mont., and Richard of Wingham. The funeral service was conducted at her late residence, Diagonal Road, on Monday afternoon. Interment taking place in the Wingham cemetery, services were conducted by Rev. Dr. Perrie assisted by Rev. Pollock of Whitechurch
Noted events in her life were:
• 1871 Census of Canada, 1871, , Kinloss, Bruce, Ontario, Canada. 297 Ontario, Bruce Co., Kinloss Twp., page 27, lines 15-20, p. -28, lines 1-6,household 79;
Elizabeth, age 10, with father John, age 44, mother Elizabeth, age 36, and siblings John, age 15, Samuel, age 14, Ellen, age 12, Maryjane, age 8, Margaret, age 7, Salina Ann, age 6, Joseph, age 4, William, age 2, and Richard, age 3 months.
• 1881 Census of Canada, 1881, , Kinloss, Bruce, Ontario, Canada. 298 Ontario, Bruce Co., Kinloss Twp., p.68, lines 19-25, p. 69, lines 1-5, household 293;
Elizabeth, age 20, with father John, age 56, mother Eliza, age 47, and siblings John, age 26, Samuel, age 24, Mary Jane, age 19, Margaret, age 18, Salina Ann, age 16, Joseph, age 14, William, age 12, Richard, age 10, and Isabella, age 6.
Elizabeth married John Walters.