Leader, William

Birth Name Leader, William
Gender male
Age at Death 86 years, 10 months, 12 days

Events

Event Date Place Description Notes Sources
Birth 1854-02-20 Toronto, York County, Ontario, Canada Humber
1a
Birth 1855 Guelph, Wellington County, Ontario, Canada or Toronto, Ontario, Canada
2
Census 1861-01-14 Guelph, Wellington County, Ontario, Canada  
Event Note

1861 Census of Canada:
 Leader: Wm 54, Jane 50, Thos 17, Robt 15, Shadbiach (sic) 13, Ellen 14, Ephraim 9, William 6.
Occupation: Wm, Thos, Robt, and Shadbiach - Labourer
Born - England all except William who is born in UC [Upper Canada]
Religion: CE - all
Dwelling: 1 1/2 storey log, 1 family

[If Marg or Mary Currie 71 Widow Scotland, UP; Menzies Currie 36 Single same; and Eliz'beth Brownworth (?) 6, born UC but resident in Pilkington turn up anywhere they may be living in the house, too. Listed as Not Family Male, Family Female, and Not Family Female so rather confused and next residence unclear which line applies to. - SJL]

3a
Marriage 1880-06-10   1. Emma Kerb [Kirk]
Event Note

Wellington County 1880
11980-80 William LEADER, 25, miller, near Toronto, Guelph, s/o William LEADER & Jane
OLDRIG, married Emma Elizabeth KIRK, 17, Guelph, same, d/o David KIRK & Sarah JOHNSON, 10 June 1880 at Guelph

2 4a
Occupation 1880-06-10 Guelph, Wellington County, Ontario, Canada Miller
 
Residence 1910-06-17 Guelph, Wellington County, Ontario, Canada 100 Woolwich Street
Event Note

Wellington County 1910
24460-10 (Wellington Co) David Edward ALLEN, 22, carpenter, of King St.. in Guelph,
s/o David Edward ALLEN a carpenter & Adaline CLAYTON, married Sadie Ethel WILLIAMS, 19,
of Guelph, d/o Arthur WILLIAMS a bricklayer & Jane SHAW, witn: William & Emma Elizabeth
LEADER both of 110 Woolwich St. in Guelph, 17 June 1910 at Guelph

4b
Residence 1923-02-28 Guelph, Wellington County, Ontario, Canada 45 Woolwich Street (Elizabeth William's Housekeeper)
 
Marriage 1923-02-28 Guelph, Wellington County, Ontario, Canada 2. Elizabeth Peacock
Event Note

Wellington County 1923
023455-23 (Wellington Co) William LEADER, 68, widower, gentleman, Hamilton Ontario, 45
Woolwich St. Guelph, s/o William LEADER (b. England) & Jane ALDBRIDGE, married
Elizabeth PEACOCK, 64, widow, housekeeper, Claremont Ontario, 45 Woolwich St. Guelph,
d/o Isaiae JOHNSTON (b. Ontario) & Barbara PIFER, witn: Catherine Ann WILSON of Drayton
& Margaret J. MORROW of Guelph, 28 February 1923 at Guelph

2 4c
Occupation 1923-02-28 Guelph, Wellington County, Ontario, Canada Gentleman
 
Death 1941 Guelph, Wellington County, Ontario, Canada  
1a
Death 1941    
Event Note

Edmiston Family Tree: Headstone, Guelph

William Leader Jr
1855-1941
His Wife Emma E.
1862-1921
William Leader Sr
1804-1886
His Wife Jane
1812-1889

"L" with ferns to each side at Top, "LEADER" in cartouche on Base

Wm and Jane and Wm Jr and Emma Leader headstone.jpg

5a
Burial 1941 Guelph, Wellington County, Ontario, Canada Woodlawn Cemetery [extrapolated from William Sr]
5a
Religion     Anglican
 

Parents

Relation to main person Name Relation within this family (if not by birth)
Father Leader, WILLIAM
Mother Aldrich, JANE
    Sister     Leader, Marjorie/Maria
    Brother     Leader, Joshua
    Sister     Leeder, Jane
    Sister     Leader, Susannah
    Brother     Leader, Henry
    Sister     Leader, Isabelle
    Brother     Leader, THOMAS
    Brother     Leader, Robert
    Brother     Leader, Frederick/Shadrach
    Sister     Leader, Ellen
    Brother     Leader, Henry
    Brother     Leader, Ephriam
         Leader, William

Families

    Family of Leader, William and Kirk, Emma Elizabeth
Married Wife Kirk, Emma Elizabeth
    Family of Leader, William and Johnston, Elizabeth
Married Wife Johnston, Elizabeth

Pedigree

  1. Leader, WILLIAM
    1. Aldrich, JANE
      1. Leader, Susannah
      2. Leader, Henry
      3. Leader, Marjorie/Maria
      4. Leader, Joshua
      5. Leeder, Jane
      6. Leader, Isabelle
      7. Leader, THOMAS
      8. Leader, Robert
      9. Leader, Ellen
      10. Leader, Frederick/Shadrach
      11. Leader, Henry
      12. Leader, Ephriam
      13. Leader, William
        1. Kirk, Emma Elizabeth
        2. Johnston, Elizabeth

Ancestors

Source References

  1. JoAnn Clark
      • Page: email Photo Credits 18 Oct 2013
      • Citation:

        "Wm- b 20 Feb 1854 Humber Ontario (west suburb of toronto), died 1941 Guelph; sp
        Emma Elizabeth Kirk 1862-1922 and 2nd sp Elizabeth Johnson 1858-1933"

  2. William Leader 1804 & descendants
  3. 1861 Census of Canada
      • Page: 1861 Census of Canada/ON/District 1/Twnshp of Guelph/Wellington/pg 5/ln 25-32; 1861 Maybe our William 4108430_00013.pdf
  4. RootsWeb transcript - BMD Ontario
      • Page: Wellington County 1880 ; #11980-80; rootsweb transcripts homepages.txt
      • Page: Wellington County 1910 24460-10/17-06-1910 - as witnesses; rootsweb transcripts homepages.txt
      • Page: Wellington County 1923 ; #023455-23; rootsweb transcripts homepages.txt
  5. Edmiston Family Tree - ancestry.com.au
      • Page: Headstone; Wm and Jane and Wm Jr and Emma Leader headstone.jpg