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George O. Bischoff
Male 1793 - 1873


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  • Birth  1793  [1
    Gender  Male 
    House of Industry and Refuge  1873 
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    The House of Industry and Refuge. In 1868, 141 acres was purchased on Frederick Street in Berlin (now Kitchener) and the house opened on June 15, 1869. The original building housed 100 and operated as an industrial farm, which raised crops and livestock. The residents worked for their keep if possible, those most did not. The House eventually became a strictly a residence of the aged and later relocated and renamed Sunnyside.
    Name  Georgius Bischoff 
    Eby ID Number  Waterloo-106242 
    Died  19 Jan 1873  Kitchener, Waterloo Region, Ontario Find all individuals with events at this location  [1
    Person ID  I106242  Generations
    Last Modified  6 Oct 2017 

    Family  Mary Anna Seibert,   b. 1796, , Bavaria, Germany Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 19 Dec 1881, Wellesley Twp., Waterloo Region, Ontario Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Children 
     1. Barbara Bischoff,   b. Dec 1826, , Bavaria, Germany Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. Yes, date unknown
    Family ID  F27243  Group Sheet

  • Sources 
    1. [S7] News - ON, Waterloo, Kitchener - Berliner Journal (1859-1917), 23 Jan 1873.
      19 Jan 1873 In the poorhouse in Berlin, Georg Bischof died at 79 years of age.

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