Waterloo Region Generations
A record of the people of Waterloo Region, Ontario.

Family: Johannes Wilhelm "John" Pfeifer / Catherine "Katie" Wettlaufer (F22404)

m. 12 Jul 1868


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  • Father | Male
    Johannes Wilhelm "John" Pfeifer

    Born  3 Sep 1849  Wilmot Twp., Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location
    Died  27 Dec 1924  New Hamburg, Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location
    Buried    Riverside Cemetery, New Hamburg, Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location
    Married  12 Jul 1868  [1, 2]  , Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada  [1, 2] Find all individuals with events at this location
    Father  Rev. Franz Adam "Francis" Peifer | F51793 Group Sheet 
    Mother  Ann Maria Forler | F51793 Group Sheet 

    Mother | Female
    Catherine "Katie" Wettlaufer

    Born  28 Aug 1849  , Germany Find all individuals with events at this location
    Died  1 May 1932  New Hamburg, Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location
    Buried    Riverside Cemetery, New Hamburg, Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location
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    Child 1 | Female
    Emma Peifer

    Born  1868  , Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location
    Died  1882  New Hamburg, Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location
    Buried     

    Child 2 | Female
    Maria Anna "Mary" Peifer

    Born  13 Mar 1871  Wilmot Twp., Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location
    Died  2 Mar 1949  , Contra Costa Co., California Find all individuals with events at this location
    Buried     
    Spouse  William Burgman | F14936 
    Married     

    Child 3 | Male
    Henry August Theodore "Theodore" Peifer

    Born  16 Jun 1873  Wilmot Twp., Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location
    Died  2 Feb 1874  Wilmot Twp., Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location
    Buried     

    Child 4 | Male
    John Adam Peifer

    Born  14 Dec 1874  New Hamburg, Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location
    Died  1917   
    Buried    Riverside Cemetery, New Hamburg, Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location
    Spouse  Melinda L. Schuler | F22431 
    Married  1 Jan 1900  New Hamburg, Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location

    Child 5 | Male
    Henry Peifer

    Born  2 Nov 1877  New Hamburg, Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location
    Died  Yes, date unknown   
    Buried     

    Child 6 | Male
    Edward Peifer

    Born  26 Oct 1880  New Hamburg, Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location
    Died  30 Oct 1945  Kitchener, Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location
    Buried     
    Spouse  Leah Edna Norris | F48426 
    Married  14 Nov 1901  Camden, Lennox & Addington, Ontario Find all individuals with events at this location

    Child 7 | Female
    Lezida Peifer

    Born  18 Jun 1883  New Hamburg, Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location
    Died  1979   
    Buried    Durham Cemetery, Durham, Bentinck, Grey Co., Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location
    Spouse  Alexander Grant McComb | F37160 
    Married  17 May 1905  New Hamburg, Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location

    Child 8 | Male
    Louis Alexander Peifer

    Born  31 May 1886  New Hamburg, Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location
    Died  25 Sep 1941  Chatham, Kent Co., Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location
    Buried     
    Spouse  Matilda Merner | F48425 
    Married  10 Jun 1908  Alvinston, Lambton Co., Ontario Find all individuals with events at this location

    Child 9 | Female
    Violet Peifer

    Born  12 Nov 1889  New Hamburg, Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location
    Died  5 Jan 1941   
    Buried    Riverside Cemetery, New Hamburg, Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location
    Spouse  Henry Solomon Hoffman | F176344 
    Married  19 Jun 1910  Kitchener, Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location

    Child 10 | Male
    William Peifer

    Born  11 Sep 1891  New Hamburg, Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location
    Died  Yes, date unknown   
    Buried     
    Spouse  Catharine Seebach | F27012 
    Married     
    Spouse  Myrtle Guthrie | F37413 
    Married  22 Oct 1919  Windsor, Essex Co., Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location

    Child 11 | Male
    Carl Russell "Charles" Peifer

    Born  31 Mar 1896  New Hamburg, Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location
    Died  21 Aug 1908   
    Buried    Riverside Cemetery, New Hamburg, Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location

  • Sources 
    1. [S2078] News - ON, Waterloo, Waterloo - Waterloo County Chronicle, 23 Jul 1868.
      By the Rev. Mr. Kaessmann, of Berlin, on the 12th inst., Mr. John Pfeifer, to Miss Catharine Wettlaufer, both of Philipsburg.

    2. [S5] Vit - - ON, Waterloo - 1858-1869 Marriage Register.
      Johannes Peifer, 20, res. Wilmot, b.Wilmot, son of Johann Kraus Adam, married 12 July 1868 Wettlaufer, 19, res. North Easthope, b.North Easthope, daughter of Heinrich and Catharina (?) Pelri?