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Levi Devitt
Male 1856 - 1917


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  • Birth  1856  Bridgeport (Kitchener), Waterloo Region, Ontario Find all individuals with events at this location  [1, 2, 3, 4, 5
    Gender  Male 
    Religion  1861  Waterloo Twp., Waterloo Region, Ontario Find all individuals with events at this location  [3
    Evangelical Association 
    Religion  1871  Waterloo Twp., Waterloo Region, Ontario Find all individuals with events at this location  [4
    U. Brethren 
    House of Industry and Refuge  1911  Kitchener, Waterloo Region, Ontario Find all individuals with events at this location  [2, 5
    inmate 
    HouseofIndustryandRefugeca1869.JPG
    HouseofIndustryandRefugeca1869.JPG
    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.
    Religion  1911  Kitchener, Waterloo Region, Ontario Find all individuals with events at this location  [2
    Methodist 
    Occupation  Bef 1917 
    teacher 
    Eby ID Number  Waterloo-178043 
    Died  13 Sep 1917  Kitchener, Waterloo Region, Ontario Find all individuals with events at this location  [5
    Cause: tuberculosis (1 year) - heart failure - intestinal injuries 
    Buried  Mount Hope Cemetery, Kitchener, Waterloo Region, Ontario Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Person ID  I178043  Generations
    Last Modified  24 Oct 2017 

    Father  James Devitt,   b. 1805, , New Jersey Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. Yes, date unknown 
    Mother  Salome Roos,   b. 1814, , Alsace Lorraine, France Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. Yes, date unknown 
    Married  4 Apr 1837  Preston (Cambridge), Waterloo Region, Ontario Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Family ID  F3547  Group Sheet

  • Sources 
    1. [S224] Census - ON, Waterloo, Waterloo North - 1881, Div 2 Page 1.

    2. [S340] Census - ON, Waterloo, Berlin - 1911, Div. 26 Pg 2.

    3. [S1887] Census - ON, Waterloo, Waterloo Twp. - 1861 (North Division), Div 6 Page 35.

    4. [S168] Census - ON, Waterloo, Waterloo North - 1871, Div. 3, Pg. 3.

    5. [S1848] House of Industry and Refuge Burial Register - Kitchener, Pg 19.
      Levi Devitt Died: 13 Sep 1917 Aged 61 Cause: Intestinal Injuries Comment and Remarks: Edward Lippert

  • Event Map
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    Link to Google MapsBirth - 1856 - Bridgeport (Kitchener), Waterloo Region, Ontario Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsReligion - Evangelical Association - 1861 - Waterloo Twp., Waterloo Region, Ontario Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsReligion - U. Brethren - 1871 - Waterloo Twp., Waterloo Region, Ontario Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsHouse of Industry and Refuge - inmate - 1911 - Kitchener, Waterloo Region, Ontario Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsReligion - Methodist - 1911 - Kitchener, Waterloo Region, Ontario Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsDied - Cause: tuberculosis (1 year) - heart failure - intestinal injuries - 13 Sep 1917 - Kitchener, Waterloo Region, Ontario Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsBuried - - Mount Hope Cemetery, Kitchener, Waterloo Region, Ontario Link to Google Earth
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