Leader, William Thomas

Birth Name Leader, William Thomas
Gender male
Age at Death 72 years, 6 months


Children's second names included in 1871 Census. Isabelle does not appear.


Event Date Place Description Sources
Birth 1864-10-22 Amaranth, Dufferin, Ontario, Canada on death cert 1a
Birth about 1865 Ontario, Canada 1871, 1881 Canada Census  
Marriage 1885-12-23 Mono, Dufferin, Ontario, Canada   2a 3
Census 1871-04-02 Amaranth, Wellington County, Ontario, Canada   4a 5a
Census 1881-04-04 Amaranth, Wellington County, Ontario, Canada    
Census 1891-04-24 Amaranth, Wellington County, Ontario, Canada see Note 6a
Event Note

In own home with wife Annie

Residence 1915 Laurel, Amaranth, Dufferin, Ontario, Canada possible: RR#1 7a
Census 1921 Orangeville, Dufferin, Ontario, Canada   3
Event Note

1921 Canadian Census: Leader William Thomas 56, Annie Marie 54, Rueben 19, Augusta Ada 17, Rhoda Burrell* 14. Thomas and Reuben are Carpenters, and Rhoda is a Student. *Rhoda Beryl!

Residence 1929 Orangeville, Dufferin, Ontario, Canada Second Street 2a
Death 1937-04-22 Orangeville, Dufferin, Ontario, Canada Second Street; Also survived by a sister: Mrs F Campbell Iowa 2a 1a


Relation to main person Name Birth date Death date Relation within this family (if not by birth)
Father Leader, 2nd Joshua1831-10-001905-05-18
Mother Armstrong, Elizabeth Mary18321905-11-18
    Brother     Leader, James Henry 1858-09-24 1909-12-14
    Sister     Leader, Margery Maria about 1858
    Sister     Leader, Elizabeth Ellen about 1860
    Sister     Leader, Isabella (?Elizabeth Ellen mistranscription?) 1860-09-10 1935-06-29
    Sister     Leader, Margret Jane about 1863
         Leader, William Thomas 1864-10-22 1937-04-22
    Brother     Leader, Joshua or Joshua E about 1871 1915-02-14
    Sister     Leader, Elisabeth or Mary E 1870-10-09
    Sister     [Living], [Living]
    Sister     Leader, Ann about 1857
    Sister     Leader, Ann about 1857
    Sister     Leader, Jane about 1859
    Brother     Leader, John about 1859
    Sister     Leader, Mary


Family of Leader, William Thomas and Duke, Annie Maria

Married Wife Duke, Annie Maria ( * 1866 + 1947-10-20 )
Name Birth Date Death Date
Leader, Joseph Harold1888-06-301953-10-18
Leader, Alverda Beatrice1891-06-121976-10-10
Leader, Thomas Joshua18931972-09-16
Leader, William V18961978-07-00
Leader, Bessie Caroline18981976-06-19
Leader, Reuben1901-11-161944-03-27
Leader, Augusta Adelaide1903-06-231976-12-24
Leader, Rhoda Beryl1906-09-081978-04-15

Source References

  1. Certificates: Originals (online & physical) & Certified Copies
      • Date: 1937-04-26
      • Page: Certificate of Death - Province of Ontario/Cert #013280; W T Leader d cert 1937 record-image_9Q97-Y3SY-S6F.jpg
      • Citation:

        General debility, arteriosclerosis

  2. Dufferin County Museum: Dufferin County Museum & Archives
      • Date: 1937-04-29
      • Page: Orangeville Banner; 1937 W T Leader obit Orangeville Banner.pdf
      • Citation:

        Also survived by a sister: Mrs F Campbell Iowa

  3. Main: Canada Census and/or FamilySearch.org; some MyHeritage.com
  4. 1871 Census of Canada
      • Page: 1871/Canada/ON/Wellington North/35/Amaranth/G/36/C-9950; 1871 Canada Census a Joshua and Elizabeth 4396751_00211.pdf
      • Citation:

        Leader: Joshua 41, Elizabeth 40, James Henry 14, Marjory Maria 13, Elizabeth Ellen 11, Margaret Jane 8, William Thomas 6. Joshua b England, Elizabeth Ireland, children Ontario. All Church of England. Joshua is a farmer and all children are going to school.


  5. RootsWeb
      • Page: Member's areas: http://www.rootsweb.ancestry.com/%7Eonduffer/townships/amaranth.html; 1871 Gazetteer for Amaranth Township.htm
      • Citation:

        Last updated:May 2, 2002
        2000-2002 Amy Menary

  6. 1891 Census of Canada
      • Page: 1891 Canada/ON/126/North Wellington/A/1; 1891 William and Annie and Joshua and Mary 30953_148178-00608.pdf
      • Citation:

        Leader: Joshua 60, Mary E 60, Joshua E 20, Mary E 15, Elizabeth Agnes 8. Joshua b England, Mary E b Ireland, children Ontario.

  7. Ontario Deaths,1869-1937 and Overseas Deaths, 1939-1947
      • Page: yr 1915/1862266/4170966/706; Joshua Ephraim Leader, 'Ontario Deaths,1869-1937 and Overseas Deaths, 1939-1947' — FamilySearch.orgJoshua Ephraim Leader, 'Ontario Deaths,1869-1937 and Overseas Deaths, 1939-1947' — FamilySearch.org; Joshua E Leader d 1915 record-image_S3HT-XXD9-CQ3.jpg
      • Citation:

        Mother is Mary Elizabeth ARMSTRONG as reported by William Leader of Laurel; cause: heart failure after eight days of [Lab??] Pneumonia.