George Edgar STRONG

Male 1875 - 1961  (85 years)


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  • Name George Edgar STRONG 
    Born 17 Jul 1875  North Gower, Carleton, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location  [1
    Gender Male 
    Census 1911  Ross Twp., Renfrew, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location  [2
    Origin 1911 
    English 
    Occupation 1911  [2
    Farmer 
    Religion 1911 
    Hornrite 
    Died 25 May 1961  Toronto, York, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Buried Cobden, Renfrew, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Person ID I35089  Whitewater Region Early Families
    Last Modified 13 Feb 2018 

    Father Stephen STRONG,   b. 24 May 1834, England Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 20 Dec 1919, Cobden, Renfrew, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 85 years) 
    Mother Mary MCQUADE,   b. 15 Apr 1837, , , Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 11 Nov 1918, Cobden, Renfrew, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 81 years) 
    Family ID F14331  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

    Family Agnes May COWDREY,   b. 27 Nov 1884, Nebraska, U.S.A. Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 1963  (Age 78 years) 
    Married 12 Jun 1901  Ross Twp., Renfrew, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location  [3, 4
    Children 
     1. Stephen Henry Kenneth STRONG,   b. 17 Nov 1902, Ross Twp., Renfrew, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 17 Dec 1902, Ross Twp., Renfrew, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 0 years)
     2. Baby STRONG,   b. 1903,   d. 1903  (Age 0 years)
     3. Mabel Eveline STRONG,   b. 22 Jul 1904, Ross Twp., Renfrew, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. Yes, date unknown
     4. Harris Wellington STRONG,   b. 22 May 1906, Cobden, Renfrew, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. Yes, date unknown
     5. Gerald Cowdrey STRONG,   b. 20 Jun 1910, Ross Twp., Renfrew, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. Yes, date unknown
     6. Delford Cloture STRONG,   b. 22 Dec 1912, Ross Twp., Renfrew, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. Yes, date unknown
     7. Annie Margaret STRONG,   b. Abt Aug 1917, Ross Twp., Renfrew, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 26 Nov 1917, Ross Twp., Renfrew, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age ~ 0 years)
     8. Edgar William STRONG,   b. Abt 1921, Cobden, Renfrew, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 30 Jan 2004, St. Thomas, Elgin Co. Ontario Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age ~ 83 years)
    Last Modified 27 Nov 2016 
    Family ID F14441  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

  • Documents
    Strong, George E. obituary
    Strong, George E. obituary
    Newspaper Clipping from the 1960-61 Scrapbook of Irene McLaren,
    provided to Fay Bennett by Jack McLaren

    Headstones
    Gravestone-Strong, George Edgar & Agnes May nee Cowdrey;
Children: Stephen, Baby Girl, Anna
    Gravestone-Strong, George Edgar & Agnes May nee Cowdrey; Children: Stephen, Baby Girl, Anna
    Block 3 - Methodist
    Cobden Union Cemetery
    photographed by Fay Bennett, Sept 2016

  • Sources 
    1. [S576] Census - Canada, Ontario, Renfrew Co., Ross Twp., - 1901, Automated Genealogy, (Index to 1901 Census of Canada with Digital Images, http://automatedgenealogy.com/census/cache/index.html).

    2. [S633] Census - Canada, Ontario, Renfrew Co., Ross Twp., - 1911, Library and Archives of Canada, Archivia Net On-Line Research Tool ,, (Database, http://www.collectionscanada.ca/archivianet/1911/index-e.html).

    3. [S779] "Ontario Marriage Registrations online at Ancestry.com", FamilyTree.Com, (subscription www.ancestry.ca), Ross Twp., Renfrew Co., Ontario (Reliability: 3).
      Name: May Agnes Cowdry Birth Place: Nebraska US Age: 16 Father Name: Wm Cowdry Mother Name: Jessie Wright Estimated Birth Year: abt 1885 Spouse Name: George Edgar Strong Spouse's Age: 25 Spouse Birth Place: Tp of N Gower Spouse Father Name: Stephen Strong Spouse Mother Name : Mary McQuade Marriage Date: 12 Jun 1901 Marriage Place: Renfrew Marriage County: Renfrew

    4. [S416] Church Record - Marriage Register Presbyterian Church of Canada in Connection with the Church of Scotland Assembling at Ross and Westmeath, County of Renfrew, 1863 - 1902, Marriage Register Presbyterian Church of Canada in Connection with the Church of Scotlan (Ross and Westmeath Townships, Ontario, Canada) (Reliability: 3).
      at Jas Pettigrew's Cobden by R MacNabb
      Wit:Ralph W Vincent, Cobden; Nancy Wright, Ross