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

Henry Brehm

Male Cal 1863 - 1936  (~ 73 years)


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  • Name Henry Brehm 
    Born CALC 19 May 1863  , Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location  [1, 2, 3, 4
    Gender Male 
    Occupation 1891  Woolwich Twp., Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location  [4
    Laborer 
    Residence 1891  Woolwich Twp., Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location  [4
    Mennonite 
    Residence 1909  Kitchener, Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Occupation 1911  Conestogo, Woolwich Twp., Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location  [2
    Laborer 
    Residence 1911  Conestogo, Woolwich Twp., Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location  [2
    Mennonite 
    Eby ID Number Waterloo-116187 
    Died 6 Jul 1936  Conestogo, Woolwich Twp., Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location  [3, 5, 6
    Buried Saint Matthews Evangelical Lutheran Cemetery, Conestogo, Woolwich, Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location  [3, 5
    Person ID I116187  Generations
    Last Modified 6 Apr 2024 

    Father John Brehm,   b. 13 Feb 1842, , Germany Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 15 Jun 1909, Conestogo, Woolwich Twp., Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 67 years) 
    Mother Catherine Reichert,   b. CALC 22 Feb 1842, , Germany Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 4 Oct 1920  (Age ~ 78 years) 
    Married 12 Apr 1863  , Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location  [7, 8, 9
    Family ID F20724  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

  • Notes 
    • The death occurred in Conestogo at the home of Moses Reist, Monday of Henry Brehm in his 74th year following an illness of several months. The late Mr. Brehm was the eldest son of the late Mr. and Mrs. John Brehm and was born in Conestogo in 1863. He was unmarried and is survived by one brother Joseph, in Kitchener. In his earlier years, the deceased was a cattle shipper; with business often taking him to England. In later years, he lived in Kitchener, but returned to Conestogo a number of years ago. (remainder of obituary not visible)


      The Kitchener Daily Record 6 July 1936

  • Sources 
    1. [S130] Census - ON, Waterloo, Woolwich - 1881, Div. 3 Page 15.

    2. [S348] Census - ON, Waterloo, Woolwich - 1911, Div. 14 page 10.

    3. [S353] Cemetery - ON, Waterloo, Woolwich - St. Matthews Evangelical Lutheran CC#4592 Conestogo Internet Link.
      Henry/ Brehm/ Their Son/ Died/ July 6, 1936/ Aged/ 73 Yrs. 2 Mo./ & 17 Days

    4. [S1821] Census - ON, Waterloo, Woolwich - 1891, Div. 2 Page 14.

    5. [S350] News - ON, Waterloo, Kitchener - Kitchener Daily Record 1919-1947, Obituary of Henry Brehm - 6 July 1936.

    6. [S978] Funeral Home Records - ON, Waterloo, Elmira - Dreisinger.
      death date as July 6, 1936; age 73 years, one month, 17 days; buried in Conestogo cemetery; date of funeral July 8, 1936; Minister Rev. Wittich

    7. [S6] Church Records - ON, Waterloo - Bindeman, F. W. - Card Index Kitchener Public Library.
      John Brehm, 21, res. Waterloo Twp., b. Germany s/o Conrad Brehm & Magaretha Kraft married 12 Apr 1863 Catharine Reichert, 21, res. Waterloo Twp. b. Germany d/o Joseph Reichert & Cath. Johnsen. Witnesses: Jacob Ringel of Berlin

    8. [S5] Vit - - ON, Waterloo - 1858-1869 Marriage Register.
      John Brehm b. Germany res: Waterloo Age: 21 born abt 1842 father: Conrad mother: Margaret Kraft married Catherine Reichart Age:: 21 born abt 1842 b. Germany Spouse res: Waterloo father: Joseph mother: Cath Johnson married 12 Apr 1863 county: Waterloo

    9. [S7] News - ON, Waterloo, Kitchener - Berliner Journal (1859-1917), 16 Apr 1863.
      Married 12 Apr 1863 John Brehm was married to Catharina Reichert, both of Waterloo.

  • Event Map
    Link to Google MapsBorn - CALC 19 May 1863 - , Ontario, Canada Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsOccupation - Laborer - 1891 - Woolwich Twp., Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsResidence - Mennonite - 1891 - Woolwich Twp., Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsResidence - 1909 - Kitchener, Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsOccupation - Laborer - 1911 - Conestogo, Woolwich Twp., Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsResidence - Mennonite - 1911 - Conestogo, Woolwich Twp., Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsDied - 6 Jul 1936 - Conestogo, Woolwich Twp., Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Link to Google Earth
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