Fred Walter Routley

31 August 1865–1 November 1941 (Age 76)
Adelaide, Middlesex, Ontario, Canada

The Life of Fred Walter

When Fred Walter Routley was born on 31 August 1865, in Adelaide, Middlesex, Ontario, Canada, his father, Richard Routley, was 36 and his mother, Mary Ann Collender, was 31. He married Sarah Jane Jarriot on 25 June 1890, in Strathroy, Middlesex, Ontario, Canada. They were the parents of at least 3 sons and 1 daughter. He lived in Metcalfe Township, Middlesex, Ontario, Canada in 1871 and Lambton, Ontario, Canada for about 10 years. He died on 1 November 1941, in Warwick, Lambton, Ontario, Canada, at the age of 76, and was buried in Watford, Warwick, Lambton, Ontario, Canada.

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Family Time Line

Fred Walter Routley
Sarah Jane Jarriot
Marriage: 25 June 1890
Wilber Russell Routley
Chester " Elmer" Routley
Richard Frederick Routley
Martha Birdelia Routley

Spouse and Children

25 June 1890
Strathroy, Middlesex, Ontario, Canada


Parents and Siblings

    Richard Routley


    Mary Ann Collender




    Charles Routley



    Amos Routley



    Richard Frederick Routley Jr.


+6 More Children

World Events (5)

1867 · Ontario Founded

Age 2

On July 1, 1867, the province of Ontario was founded. It is the second largest province in Canada. A third of the population of Canada live here. Before it was Ontario it was called Upper Canada and had a Governor.

Age 4

1886 · First Workmen's Comp Act

Age 21

In 1886, Ontario passed its first Workmen's Compensation Act. This was in response to the number of railway workers that were being injured.

Name Meaning

English: habitational name from Great Rutleigh in Northlew, Devon.

Dictionary of American Family Names © Patrick Hanks 2003, 2006.

Sources (3)

  • Walter Routley in household of Richard Routley, "Canada Census, 1881"
  • Walter Routley in household of Albert Routley, "Canada Census, 1901"
  • Walter Routley, "Ontario Marriages, 1869-1927"

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