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William Straus
Male 1868 - 1939


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  • Birth  28 May 1868  Formosa, Culross Twp., Bruce Co., Ontario Find all individuals with events at this location  [1, 2
    Gender  Male 
    Occupation  1901  Kitchener, Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location  [1
    Machine Hand 
    Occupation  1911  Kitchener, Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location  [2
    Machine Hand, Button Factory 
    Religion  1911  Kitchener, Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location  [2
    Roman Catholic 
    Eby ID Number  Waterloo-38285 
    Died  16 May 1939  Kitchener, Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Buried  Mount Hope Roman Catholic Cemetery, Kitchener, Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Person ID  I38285  Generations
    Last Modified  16 Apr 2019 

    Family 1  Lydia Held,   b. 14 Dec 1866, Bamberg, Wellesley Twp., Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 6 Oct 1918, Kitchener, Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Children 
     1. Freda Straus,   b. Nov 1896, , Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. Yes, date unknown
     2. William Bernard Straus,   b. 10 Jul 1898, Kitchener, Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 19 May 1900, Kitchener, Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location
     3. Gracy Edith Straus,   b. 11 Sep 1900, , Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. Yes, date unknown
     4. Irene T. Straus,   b. 11 Dec 1900, , Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. Yes, date unknown
     5. Cornelius Walter "Walter" Straus,   b. 16 Jul 1906, Kitchener, Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 3 Mar 1918, Kitchener, Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location
    Family ID  F10024  Group Sheet

    Family 2  Lucinda Rosina Witte,   b. 23 Aug 1886, Hanover, Bentinck Twp., Grey Co., Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 12 Apr 1973, Kitchener, Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Married  30 Sep 1920  , Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Children 
     1. Margaret Straus,   b. 12 Apr 1921, Kitchener, Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 10 Apr 2013, Kitchener, Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location
     2. Jerome Leo Straus,   b. 1 Apr 1929, Kitchener, Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 21 Aug 2014, Kitchener, Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location
    Family ID  F51265  Group Sheet

  • Notes 
    • An aged Kitchener citizen, William Straus, age 70, 10 Braun street, died at St. Mary's Hospital on Tuesday following an illness of two weeks. Surviving are his widow, four daughters (Irene) Mrs. Fred Straus, Kitchener, (Freda) Mrs. Harold Vogel, Waterloo, Miss Margaret and Dorothy, one step daughter, Mrs. Clarence Hallman of Bridgeport, at home, one son, Jerome, at home, three brothers, Leo of Lansing, Mich., Christian of Weidman, Mich., and Peter of St. Clements, two sisters, Mrs. Catharine Kempel, Kitchener; and Mrs. Agatha Hofele, Clifford, and nine grandchildren.

      The Waterloo Chronicle May 19 1939 pg 3

  • Sources 
    1. [S137] Census - ON, Waterloo, Berlin - 1901, Berlin (Town/Ville) A-11 Page 5.

    2. [S340] Census - ON, Waterloo, Berlin - 1911, Div. 32 Pg. 1.

  • Event Map
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    Link to Google MapsBirth - 28 May 1868 - Formosa, Culross Twp., Bruce Co., Ontario Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsOccupation - Machine Hand - 1901 - Kitchener, Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsOccupation - Machine Hand, Button Factory - 1911 - Kitchener, Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsReligion - Roman Catholic - 1911 - Kitchener, Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsMarried - 30 Sep 1920 - , Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsDied - 16 May 1939 - Kitchener, Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsBuried - - Mount Hope Roman Catholic Cemetery, Kitchener, Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Link to Google Earth
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