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Emma Alvarena Devitt 

Emma Alvarena Devitt[1, 2, 3]

Female 1860 - 1925

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  • Birth  16 Oct 1860  Waterloo City, Waterloo Region, Ontario Find all individuals with events at this location  [4
    Gender  Female 
    Birth  17 Oct 1860  Waterloo City, Waterloo Region, Ontario Find all individuals with events at this location  [5, 6, 7, 8, 9, 10
    Religion  1861  Waterloo City, Waterloo Region, Ontario Find all individuals with events at this location  [11
    Roman Catholic 
    Religion  1891  Kitchener, Waterloo Region, Ontario Find all individuals with events at this location  [10
    Evangelical 
    Recipes  1906  Kitchener, Waterloo Region, Ontario Find all individuals with events at this location  [12
    • CREAM OF POTATO SOUP

      Mrs. L. J. Breithaupt

      To 10 potatoes add water enough to cover well and boil till done; put potatoes through potato ricer and return to the water they were boiled in, add a good quart of milk and let it heat well. Put a piece of butter the size of an egg into a frying pan and let it brown nicely, then add a cup of flour and allow it to turn brown and powdered fine; add this to first mixture and season with salt and pepper. Put all through a fine colander.1a

      1aThe Ladies of Berlin, Waterloo and Friends Elsewhere, The Berlin Cook Book (Berlin, Ontario: The New Record Print Shop, 1906), pg 24
    Name  Emma Alvarena Breithaupt 
    Religion  1911  Kitchener, Waterloo Region, Ontario Find all individuals with events at this location  [7
    Evangelical 
    Religion  1921  Kitchener, Waterloo Region, Ontario Find all individuals with events at this location  [9
    Zion Evangelical 
    Residence  1921  108 Queen St. N., Kitchener, Waterloo Region, Ontario Find all individuals with events at this location  [9
    Eby ID Number  00030-2327 
    Died  12 Jun 1925  [5
    Buried  Mount Hope Cemetery, Kitchener, Waterloo Region, Ontario Find all individuals with events at this location  [5
    Person ID  I19685  Generations
    Last Modified  19 Sep 2017 

    Father  Mayor Benjamin Devitt,   b. 10 Jul 1835, Waterloo City, Waterloo Region, Ontario Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 4 Sep 1910, Waterloo City, Waterloo Region, Ontario Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Mother  Nancy Lewis Bowman,   b. 1 Jan 1839, Waterloo City, Waterloo Region, Ontario Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 28 May 1921 
    Married  29 Sep 1857  Kitchener, Waterloo Region, Ontario Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Family ID  F2410  Group Sheet

    Family  Mayor Louis Jacob Breithaupt,   b. 3 Mar 1855, Buffalo, Erie, New York Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 6 May 1939 
    Married  Apr 1881  [10
    Children 
     1. Louise Evaline "Evaline" Breithaupt,   b. 11 Jun 1882, Kitchener, Waterloo Region, Ontario Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. Yes, date unknown
     2. Emma Lillian Breithaupt,   b. 28 May 1884, Kitchener, Waterloo Region, Ontario Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 9 Sep 1951, Kitchener, Waterloo Region, Ontario Find all individuals with events at this location
     3. Martha Edna Breithaupt,   b. 26 Jul 1885, Kitchener, Waterloo Region, Ontario Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 13 Apr 1963
     4. Rosa Melvina Breithaupt,   b. 19 Jun 1888, Kitchener, Waterloo Region, Ontario Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. Yes, date unknown
     5. Lt. Gov. - Mayor Louis Orville Breithaupt,   b. 28 Oct 1890, Kitchener, Waterloo Region, Ontario Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 8 Dec 1960, Toronto, York Co., Ontario Find all individuals with events at this location
     6. William Walter Breithaupt,   b. 7 Jun 1894, Kitchener, Waterloo Region, Ontario Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 7 Jan 1977
     7. Catherine Olive Breithaupt,   b. 5 Jun 1895, Kitchener, Waterloo Region, Ontario Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. Yes, date unknown
     8. Paul Theodore Breithaupt,   b. 9 Sep 1903, , Ontario Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 1961
    Family ID  F3513  Group Sheet

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    Emma Alvarena Devitt
    Emma Alvarena Devitt

  • Notes 
    • Emma Devitt, "is married to Louis Breithaupt and resides in Berlin." Emma Devitt, "... has a family of six children,.."1a

      1aThe Biographical History of Waterloo Township, by Ezra Eby

  • Sources 
    1. [S3] Book - Vol I A Biographical History of Waterloo Township and other townships of the county : being a history of the early settlers and their descendants, mostly all of Pennsylvania Dutch origin..., 528.

    2. [S3] Book - Vol I A Biographical History of Waterloo Township and other townships of the county : being a history of the early settlers and their descendants, mostly all of Pennsylvania Dutch origin..., 146.

    3. [S10] Book - Vol II A Biographical History of Waterloo Township and other townships of the county : being a history of the early settlers and their descendants, mostly all of Pennsylvania Dutch origin..., 707.

    4. [S20] News - ON, Waterloo, Kitchener - Berlin Telegraph (title varies: Berlin Telegraph, Berlin Daily Telegraph) (1853-1922), 26 Oct 1860.
      Devitt: At Waterloo Village, on the 16th instant, the wife of Mr. Benjamin Devitt, of a daughter.

    5. [S166] Cemetery - ON, Waterloo, Kitchener - Mount Hope CC#4508 Internet Link .
      Breithaupt A. M. Edna / Breithaupt / July 26, 1885 / Apr. 13, 1963 / Edna B. Louis Jacob / Breithaupt / March 3, 1855 / May 6, 1939 / father C. Emma Alvarene / Devitt / beloved wife of / Louis J. Breithaupt / October 17, 1860 / June 12, 1925 / mother / Emma Lillian / Breithaupt / May 28, 1884 / Sept. 9,1951

    6. [S137] Census - ON, Waterloo, Berlin - 1901, Berlin (Town/Ville) A-4 Page 6.

    7. [S340] Census - ON, Waterloo, Berlin - 1911, Div. 38 Page 3.

    8. [S1885] Census - ON, Waterloo, Waterloo City - 1861, Waterloo 1861 Dist. 3 Page 22.
      name written as Eva

    9. [S2264] Census - ON, Waterloo, Kitchener - 1921, Sub Dist. 25 Page 5.

    10. [S1592] Census - ON, Waterloo, Berlin - 1891, Section 2 Page 5.

    11. [S1885] Census - ON, Waterloo, Waterloo City - 1861, Waterloo 1861 Dist. 3 Page 22.

    12. [S1720] Book - The Berlin Cook Book.

  • Event Map
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    Link to Google MapsBirth - 16 Oct 1860 - Waterloo City, Waterloo Region, Ontario Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsBirth - 17 Oct 1860 - Waterloo City, Waterloo Region, Ontario Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsReligion - Roman Catholic - 1861 - Waterloo City, Waterloo Region, Ontario Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsReligion - Evangelical - 1891 - Kitchener, Waterloo Region, Ontario Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsRecipes - 1906 - Kitchener, Waterloo Region, Ontario Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsReligion - Evangelical - 1911 - Kitchener, Waterloo Region, Ontario Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsReligion - Zion Evangelical - 1921 - Kitchener, Waterloo Region, Ontario Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsResidence - 1921 - 108 Queen St. N., 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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