Roderick Campbell Mceachern

ID # 372, (1890-1917)
FatherJohn Mceachern
MotherElizabeth Stone (1851-1926)
BirthRoderick Campbell Mceachern was born on 24 May 1890 at Toronto, York County, Ontario. 
DeathHe died on 30 October 1917 at Niagara Falls, New York, at age 27. 
BurialHe was buried on 1 November 1917 at Fairview Cemetery, Niagara Falls, Ontario. 
NoteBirth reg. 041424-90 Toronto, York Co.
Roderick McEachren (sic) born May 24, 1890. Parents John McEachren and Elizabeth Stone. John is shown as a keyboard maker and the family's address is given as 112 Northcote Ave., Toronto.

The 1891 census for St. Mark's Ward, Toronto, shows Roderich at age 11 months with his parents John and 'Eliza'. John is shown as age 37 and as being born in Scotland. His parents are shown as being born in Scotland. Eliza is shown as 39 and born in Ontario, but parents born in England. John is shown as a piano keyboard maker.

Ancestry provides us with the image of a draft registration card for Roderick Campbell McEachern, age 27, of Niagara Falls, New York. His address is given as 308 Pine. His date and place of birth is shown as May 24, 1890, at Toronto. He is a clerk with Carborundum Company of Niagara Falls, New York. He is shown as unmarried and claims and exemption because of hip disease. He shows his next of kin as his mother, unnamed.

Fairview Cemetery received Roderick's remains under the name of Roderick McEachern, but the inscription on his stone shows him as Roger.

The Morse Funeral home record shows that his funeral and burial was ordered by the Carborundum Company. 
Last Edited9 Jul 2015