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

Christian R. Kropf

Male 1881 - 1950  (69 years)


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  • Name Christian R. Kropf 
    Religion 1881  Wellesley Twp., Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location  [1
    Mennonite 
    Born 5 May 1881  Wellesley Twp., Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location  [1, 2, 3, 4
    Gender Male 
    Occupation 1901  Wilmot Twp., Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location  [2
    Domestic Servant 
    Eby ID Number Waterloo-109237 
    Died 12 May 1950  Kitchener, Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location  [3, 4
    Buried First Mennonite Cemetery, Kitchener, Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location  [3
    Person ID I109237  Generations
    Last Modified 1 Dec 2019 

    Father Joel N. Kropf,   b. 31 Oct 1850, Wilmot Twp., Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 18 May 1896, Wellesley Twp., Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 45 years) 
    Mother Veronica Roth,   b. 29 Jul 1853, Wellesley Twp., Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 8 Mar 1925, Wellesley Twp., Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 71 years) 
    Married 18 Mar 1873  Wellesley Twp., Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Family ID F27830  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

    Family Catherine "Katie" Roth,   b. 2 Apr 1879,   d. 2 Jan 1948, New Hamburg, Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 68 years) 
    Married 13 Jan 1903  [5
    Children 
     1. Faye Bena Kropf,   b. 1904, New Hamburg, Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 30 Jun 1993, Kitchener, Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 89 years)
    Last Modified 2 Dec 2019 
    Family ID F27299  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

  • Notes 
    • Christian R. Kropf, for many years a resident of New Hamburg, passed away at the Kitchener-Waterloo Hospital last Friday after an illness of nine months. He was 69 years of age. Deceased was born in Wellesley, a son of the late Mr. and Mrs. Joel Kropf. He had resided in New Hamburg until about two years ago. While in Kitchener he attended Stirling Ave. Mennonite Church. Surviving are one daughter, Mrs. A. A. (Bena) Perrin of Kitchener; two brothers, David of Kitchener and John of Strathroy; four sisters, Mrs. Katharine Litwiller of New Hamburg and Mrs. Lydia Leis, Annie and Mathilda of Wellesley. His wife, the former Katherine Roth, died here several years ago. Two brothers and one sister predeceased him. The funeral took place on Monday afternoon with service at Stirling Ave. Mennonite Church, Kitchener, and internment in the First Mennonite Cemetery, Kitchener. Rev. A. F. Shelley conducted the services.

      New Hamburg Independent, May 19, 1950

  • Sources 
    1. [S113] Census - ON, Waterloo, Wellesley Twp. - 1881, Division 4 Page 24.

    2. [S133] Census - ON, Waterloo, Wilmot - 1901, Wilmot H-5 Page 15.

    3. [S47] Cemetery - ON, Waterloo, Kitchener - First Mennonite CC#4507 Internet link First Mennonite Cemetery online.
      Chris. Kropf/ 1881-1950/ his wife/ Katie Roth/ 1879-1948/ at rest

    4. [S2555] News - ON, Waterloo, New Hamburg - New Hamburg Independent (1917 -, Obituary of Christian R. Kropf - May 19, 1950.

    5. [S2555] News - ON, Waterloo, New Hamburg - New Hamburg Independent (1917 -, Obituary of Mrs. Christian Kropf - January 9, 1948.

  • Event Map
    Link to Google MapsReligion - Mennonite - 1881 - Wellesley Twp., Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsBorn - 5 May 1881 - Wellesley Twp., Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsOccupation - Domestic Servant - 1901 - Wilmot Twp., Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsDied - 12 May 1950 - Kitchener, Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsBuried - - First Mennonite Cemetery, Kitchener, Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Link to Google Earth
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