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

Ludwig "Louis" Foerster

Male 1859 - 1932  (73 years)


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  • Name Ludwig "Louis" Foerster 
    Born 24 Jan 1859  Wellesley Twp., Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location  [1, 2, 3, 4
    Gender Male 
    Name Louis Foerster 
    Residence 1861  Wellesley Twp., Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location  [3
    Lutheran 
    Residence 1871  Wellesley Twp., Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location  [2
    Lutheran 
    Occupation 1881  Wellesley Twp., Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location  [1
    Farmer 
    Eby ID Number Waterloo-110155 
    Died 12 Apr 1932  Ayton, Normanby Twp., Grey Co., Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location  [4
    Buried Ayton Union Cemetery, Ayton, Grey Co., Ontario Find all individuals with events at this location  [4
    Person ID I110155  Generations
    Last Modified 6 Apr 2024 

    Father Andrew Foerster,   b. 22 Jun 1831, , Baden, Germany Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 1 May 1916, Heidelberg, Wellesley Twp., Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 84 years) 
    Mother Jeannettie Spies,   b. 10 May 1834, , Hesse-Darmstadt, Germany Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 1 May 1908  (Age 73 years) 
    Married 1856  [3
    Family ID F12281  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

    Family Maria "Mary" Doerbecker,   b. 2 Feb 1861, Wellesley Twp., Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 27 May 1920, Normanby Twp., Grey Co., Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 59 years) 
    Married 28 May 1884  Heidelberg, Wellesley Twp., Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Children 
     1. Herbert Foerster,   b. 15 Jun 1885, Wellesley Twp., Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 1955  (Age 69 years)
    Last Modified 7 Apr 2024 
    Family ID F50520  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

  • Notes 
    • HEIDELBERG

      Funeral of Louis Foerster.

      The funeral of the late Louis Foerster, formerly of Heidelberg, who died at Ayton, was held there recently. Mr. Foerster was about 74 years of age. Survivors include six sisters, Rose Foerster of Kitchener, Mrs. Jacob Ziegler, Mrs. Louis Rank, Mrs. Wm. Hackbart and Mrs. Wm. Hass of Heidelberg, and Mrs. A. Wettlaufer of Tavistock, and one brother, Edward, of Detroit. One brother, William, who resided in Waterloo, predeceased him.

      Waterloo Chronicle 21 Apr 1932, p. 7

  • Sources 
    1. [S113] Census - ON, Waterloo, Wellesley Twp. - 1881, Division 1 Page 19.

    2. [S269] Census - ON, Waterloo, Wellesley Twp. - 1871, Div. 4, Pg. 75.

    3. [S855] Census - ON, Waterloo, Wellesley Twp. - 1861, Div. 10 Page 62.

    4. [S3231] Find A Grave, https://www.findagrave.com/memorial/112072553.

  • Event Map
    Link to Google MapsBorn - 24 Jan 1859 - Wellesley Twp., Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsResidence - Lutheran - 1861 - Wellesley Twp., Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsResidence - Lutheran - 1871 - Wellesley Twp., Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsOccupation - Farmer - 1881 - Wellesley Twp., Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsMarried - 28 May 1884 - Heidelberg, Wellesley Twp., Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsDied - 12 Apr 1932 - Ayton, Normanby Twp., Grey Co., Ontario, Canada Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsBuried - - Ayton Union Cemetery, Ayton, Grey Co., Ontario Link to Google Earth
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