John BEATTIE

Male 1862 - 1940  (77 years)


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  • Name John BEATTIE 
    Born 8 Aug 1862  Brock Twp, Ontario Co., Ontario Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Gender Male 
    Died 2 Mar 1940  Makaroff, MB Find all individuals with events at this location  [1
    Buried 4 Mar 1940  Makaroff Cemetery Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Person ID I427  Lawrence-James Family Trees & Extended Families
    Last Modified 23 Feb 2020 

    Father Robert BEATTIE,   b. 1827,   d. 5 Mar 1911, Mara Twp, Ontario Co., Ontario Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 84 years) 
    Mother Elizabeth SWINSON,   d. 25 Oct 1898, Mara Twp, Ontario Co., Ontario Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Family ID F137  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

    Family Sarah Emma FOX,   b. 15 Nov 1870, Carden Twp., Victoria Co., Ontario Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 9 Jan 1940, Makaroff, MB Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 69 years) 
    Children 
     1. Barbara Maud BEATTIE,   b. 4 Apr 1893, Mara Twp, Ontario Co., Ontario Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 19 Dec 1990, Roblin, MB Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 97 years)
     2. Sarah Edna BEATTIE,   b. 3 Jun 1895, Mara Twp, Ontario Co., Ontario Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 14 Nov 1984, Roblin, MB Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 89 years)
     3. John Rueben BEATTIE,   b. 3 Sep 1896, Mara Twp, Ontario Co., Ontario Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 27 Feb 1898, Mara Twp, Ontario Co., Ontario Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 1 years)
     4. Eva BEATTIE,   b. 29 Jan 1898, Mara Twp, Ontario Co., Ontario Find all individuals with events at this location
     5. George Henry BEATTIE,   b. 2 Jan 1900, Mara Twp, Ontario Co., Ontario Find all individuals with events at this location
     6. Wilfred Albert BEATTIE,   b. 20 Apr 1902, Mara Twp, Ontario Co., Ontario Find all individuals with events at this location
     7. John Alexander BEATTIE,   b. 9 Mar 1905, Mara Twp, Ontario Co., Ontario Find all individuals with events at this location
     8. Isaac BEATTIE
    Last Modified 22 Feb 2020 
    Family ID F139  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

  • Sources 
    1. [S7] obituary.
      JOHN BEATTIE
      Upon the passing of John Beattie, on Saturday March 2, in his 78th year, the community around Makaroff, Manitoba lost an honoured and respected citizen. He was born in the township of Brock, County of Ontario, on the day of August 8, in the year 1862. He afterwards moved to farm near Orillia, where he and his family lived until they move west to Moore Park, Manitoba, in 1906, where he stayed until going to Roblin in 1908, and later to Makaroff district where he lived until the time of his death. Mr. Beattie was a successful farmer, an active man in all public affairs being one of the early settlers. He was a good Presbyterian, a staunch Conservative and a supporter of all co-operative enterprises. his influence, which was much appreciated in the community, will be greatly missed. He leaves to mourn his loss three daughters, Mrs. Wm. Pound, Mrs. W. A. Boyce and Mrs. H. Boyce; four sons, Wilfred, Johnie, Isaac, all of Makaroff, and George of Roblin; 21 grandchildren, one great-grandchild; three sisters, Mrs. S. Young of Orillia, Mrs. S. Wilson of Sebright; Mrs. M. Storanoff, Syracuse, new York; and three brothers, Isaac, of Vancouver, British Columbia; Robert of Winnipeg;, and S. Beattie, of Moore Park. He was preleased by hid beloved wife, Sarah Emma Beattie (FOX) by only 53 days. The service was conducted by the Rev. Mr. Thompson, of Makaroff, the burial taking place in Makaroff cemetery on March 4....

      SOURCE- The Orillia Packet and Times, 14 March, 1940-- reprinted in \'they came to Mara\' page 50.