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Thomas Smith, Canada

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John Report 17 Aug 2019 09:47

Hello All
Can anyone help
The Ontario vital statistics death registry has an entry for Thomas Smith who died 29 Dec 1955 (Reg Number 1955-05-045482) but they need to know where in Ontario he died before they can issue a death certificate
I want to try and find his grave, if its any help he married Susan Maud Kerr
Any help would great
Thank you


ArgyllGran Report 17 Aug 2019 09:55

When was he born, please?

For our reference and some idea of ages:

Susan Maude Kerr
in the Ontario, Canada, Marriages, 1826-1937
Name: Susan Maude Kerr
Age: 44
Birth Year: abt 1883
Birth Place: Ontario
Marriage Date: 25 Oct 1927
Marriage Place: York, Ontario, Canada
Father: David S Kerr
Mother: Sarah Jane Fox
Spouse: Thomas Smith

Marriage took place in Toronto, York County.
Thomas was a civil servant, born in England.
Parents: Leonard Smith and Maria (nee Adams)

Susan's middle name spelled both with and without an "e" on the document image.


Maddie Report 17 Aug 2019 10:19

in the Ontario, Canada, Marriages, 1826-1937
View Ontario, Canada, Marriages, 1826-1937

Name: Thomas Smith
Age: 40
Birth Year: abt 1887
Birth Place: England
Marriage Date: 25 Oct 1927
Marriage Place: York, Ontario, Canada
Father: Leonard Smith
Mother: Maria Adams
Spouse: Susan Maude Kerr

Name: Thomas Smith
Age: 13
Estimated birth year: abt 1888
Relation to Head: Son
Gender: Male
Father: Leonard Smith
Mother: Maria Smith
Birth Place: Coverham, Staffordshire, England
Civil Parish: Sandon
Search Photos: Search for 'Sandon' in the UK City, Town and Village Photos collection
Ecclesiastical parish: Shareshill
Town: Sandon
County/Island: Staffordshire
Country: England
Street address:


Condition as to marriage:


Employment status:

View image
Registration district: Cannock
Sub-registration district: Cannock
ED, institution, or vessel: 34
Piece: 2665
Folio: 116
Page Number: 3
Household schedule number: 12
Household Members:
Name Age
Leonard Smith 40
Maria Smith 38
Thomas Smith 13
Annie Smith 11
Edith Smith 11

Name: Thomas Smith
Record Type: Birth
Birth Date: 2 Oct 1887
Birth Place: Staffordshire, England
Mother: Maria Smith Adams

Name: Maria Adams
Spouse Surname: Leonard Smith
Registration Year: 1886
Registration Quarter: Jan-Feb-Mar
Registration district: Cannock
Parishes for this Registration District: View Ecclesiastical Parishes associated with this Registration District
Inferred County: Staffordshire
Volume: 6b
Page: 564
Records on Page:
Maria Adams

nothing coming up on ancestry for death date given


John Report 17 Aug 2019 12:21

2nd Oct 1887 standeford Brewood Staffordshire England


Andysmum Report 17 Aug 2019 12:46

Is this him?

There is a Thomas Moses Smith born Sep Qtr 1888 in Cannock.


ArgyllGran Report 17 Aug 2019 13:20

Not that one, Andysmum -

when you click on that link it shows that Thomas was born 1868, and his wife was Catherine Salmond.