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Christian Braun[1]
Male 1793 - 1855


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  • Birth  1793  Hanover, Germany Find all individuals with events at this location  [2
    Gender  Male 
    Occupation  1852  Preston (Cambridge), Waterloo Region, Ontario Find all individuals with events at this location  [2
    Day Labourer 
    Eby ID Number  Waterloo-35719 
    Died  9 Sep 1855  Preston (Cambridge), Waterloo Region, Ontario Find all individuals with events at this location  [3
    Person ID  I35719  Generations
    Last Modified  30 Apr 2017 

    Family  Caroline Badenhausen,   b. 1792, Hanover, Germany Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. Yes, date unknown 
    Children 
     1. Heinrich F. C. Braun,   b. 1834, Badenfeld, Hanover, Germany Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. Yes, date unknown
    Family ID  F9439  Group Sheet

  • Notes 
    • A-1-74 Christian Brauns Probate of Will of Christian Brauns formerly of the Village of Preston, Laborer, deceased, granted the twenty fifth day of September One Thousand Eight Hundred and Fifty Five to his widow and Executrix Caroline Brauns.

      I Christian Brauns of Preston, in the County of Waterloo, Yeoman….I will and desire that all my just debts funeral and testamentary expenses be paid by my executrix…I give, devise and bequeath unto my beloved wife Carolina during the term of her natural life all my real and persona estate whatsoever and wheresoever to hold to her sole and only use, with the full privilege to dispose of any part or all my personal estate here before bequeathed to her. And upon her decease I give and devise unto my son Henry and to his heirs and assigns all my real estate of what nature and kind so ever, consisting of: lot number thirty-three on the south side of Duke Street and on the east side of Union street in Preston, containing one quarter of an acre more or less, and furthermore consisting of lots number twelve and thirty three between Duke street and William Street and between Union street and Swartz street now called Guelph street in Preston aforesaid, containing half an acre more or less to hold to him my said son Henry and to his heirs and assigns forever. And I furthermore give and bequeath to my said son Henry all the remainder of my personal estate which upon and after the decease of my said wife may remain undisposed of by her. And I nominate and appoint my said wife Carolina, sole Executrix of this my last Will and Testament.

      Witnessed by Cornelius Weiler, Henry Browns and Otto Klotz
      Will dated 13 August 1855
      Proved 25 September 1855
      Inventory no sum
      Died 9 September 1855.1a

      1aSurrogate Court Records Copybook Register A 1853-1871 transcript to 1863. Frances Hoffman transcriber.

  • Sources 
    1. [S5] Vit - - ON, Waterloo - 1858-1869 Marriage Register.
      Heinrich Braun b. Badenfeld, Hanover res: Preston Age: 25 born abt 1835 father: Christian mother: Caroline Badenhauser married Anna Aumann Age:: 22 born abt 1838 b. Churchessen Spouse res: Preston father: Heinrich . married 7 Oct 1860 county: Waterloo

    2. [S270] Census - ON, Waterloo, Preston - 1852, Pg 14.

    3. [S1737] Probate - Wills of Waterloo Register A 1853-1871, Christian Braun - A-1-74 - 25 Sep 1855.

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    Link to Google MapsBirth - 1793 - Hanover, Germany Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsOccupation - Day Labourer - 1852 - Preston (Cambridge), Waterloo Region, Ontario Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsDied - 9 Sep 1855 - Preston (Cambridge), Waterloo Region, Ontario Link to Google Earth
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