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

Nicholas Hedrich[1]

Male 1857 - 1910  (52 years)


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  • Name Nicholas Hedrich 
    Immigration 1856  , Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location  [2
    Born 16 Jun 1857  Renim, Hessen, Germany Find all individuals with events at this location  [2, 3, 4, 5
    Gender Male 
    Occupation 1881  Woolwich Twp., Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location  [4
    Carpenter 
    Occupation 1897  [5
    butcher 
    Died 4 Jan 1910  Elmira, Woolwich Twp., Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location  [5
    Cause: kicked by horse 
    Misfortune 1913 
    killed by horse kick 
    Eby ID Number Waterloo-115000 
    Buried Elmira Union Cemetery, Elmira, Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Person ID I115000  Generations
    Last Modified 16 Jul 2019 

    Family Selina Rooke,   b. 24 Jan 1859, , New York State, USA Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. Yes, date unknown 
    Children 
     1. Henry Hedrich,   b. 13 May 1882, , Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 1964  (Age 81 years)
     2. John Rook Hedrich,   b. 18 Jul 1884, Elmira, Woolwich Twp., Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 8 Sep 1961, Kitchener, Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 77 years)
     3. Peter George Hedrich,   b. 31 Mar 1887, Elmira, Woolwich Twp., Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 1 Apr 1925, Guelph City, Wellington Co., Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 38 years)
     4. Emma Hedrich,   b. 13 Jun 1890, Elmira, Woolwich Twp., Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 1979  (Age 88 years)
     5. Francis Alberta "Alberta" Hedrich,   b. 2 Jun 1893, Elmira, Woolwich Twp., Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 1925, , Grey Co., Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 31 years)
     6. Fredrick Conrad Hedrich,   b. 10 Sep 1895, Elmira, Woolwich Twp., Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 31 Aug 1966, Thunder Bay, Thunder Bay District, Ontario Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 70 years)
     7. Herbert Hedrich,   b. 6 Oct 1900, , Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 1971  (Age 70 years)
    Last Modified 17 Jul 2019 
    Family ID F6777  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

  • Event Map
    Link to Google MapsImmigration - 1856 - , Ontario, Canada Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsBorn - 16 Jun 1857 - Renim, Hessen, Germany Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsOccupation - Carpenter - 1881 - Woolwich Twp., Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsDied - Cause: kicked by horse - 4 Jan 1910 - Elmira, Woolwich Twp., Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsBuried - - Elmira Union Cemetery, Elmira, Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Link to Google Earth
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  • Notes 
    • Kick by Horse Proves Fatal

      Elmira, Ontario, January 5 - N. Hedrich, a prominent citizen of Elmira, was kicked on the head by a horse Sunday morning the blow fracturing his skull, which resulted in his death last night.

      Born in Renim, Hessen, Germany, in 1856, Mr. Hederich came to this county in 1872 and followed the carpentering business until 1897, when he went in the butcher business in which he was very successful. He was a Conservative in politics and a member of the Lutheran church and respected by all who knew him. A wife and seven children survive.

      Elmira Signet 6 Jan 1910

  • Sources 
    1. [S7] News - ON, Waterloo, Kitchener - Berliner Journal (1859-1917), 15 Jun 1893.
      02 Jun 1893 The wife of Nikolaus Hedderich, in Elmira, a daughter.

    2. [S161] Census - ON, Waterloo, Elmira - 1901, Elmira (Village) B Page 6.

    3. [S161] Census - ON, Waterloo, Elmira - 1901, Elmira (Village) B. Page 6.

    4. [S130] Census - ON, Waterloo, Woolwich - 1881, Div. 2 Page 48.

    5. [S77] News - ON, Waterloo, Elmira - Elmira Signet (1893-1982), Obituary of Nicholas Hedrich - 6 Jan 1910.