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Charles Waters
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Birth: May 29, 1787
Milton
Chittenden County
Vermont, USA
Death: Sep. 9, 1865
Longueuil
Prescott and Russell United Counties
Ontario, Canada

Charles Waters was a member of Parliament for Prescott and Russell during the Rebellion of Upper Canada 1837-1838. He was a very religious Epsicopal Methodist. Charles Waters, who than represented Prescott in the Provincial Parliament, was an opponent of the Family Compact, and, was a friend and admirer of William Lyon McKenzie. Under his patronage, a society was formed here, and christened " Young Men's Political Association of Vankleek Hill."
Son of Abel Waters (cornet, King's American Dragoons); m Maria Frost. [Methodist.] Farmer, merchant, public servant. Lived in L'Orignal. "Did his duty," 1812-14; ens., 1st Regt. Prescott Militia, 29 Nov. 1820; It., 27 Sept. 1826. JP, Ottawa Dist., 5 June 1822; coroner, Ottawa Dist., 30 July 1824. MHA, Prescott, 1834-6. Reformer. October 1827 Charles Waters (1st) held a Lieutenant's Commission in Company Number 4, 1st Prescott Regiment of Militia. His name also appears in 1832. Although he did not take part, his commission was stripped from him after the Rebellion.
 
 
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 Parents:
  Abel Waters (1743 - 1825)
  Sarah Tomlinson Waters (1747 - 1814)
 
 Sibling:
  Truman Waters (1770 - 1854)*
  Charles Waters (1787 - 1865)
 
*Calculated relationship
 
Burial:
Cassburn Cemetery
Cassburn
Prescott and Russell United Counties
Ontario, Canada
Plot: KG-924-1
 
Created by: Beth Cotter
Record added: Oct 04, 2008
Find A Grave Memorial# 30303530
Charles Waters
Added by: Beth Cotter
 
Charles Waters
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Charles Waters
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 Added: Feb. 9, 2014
 
 
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