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

John S. Gole

Male 1850 - 1910  (59 years)


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  • Name John S. Gole 
    Born 6 Mar 1850  Waterloo Twp., Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location  [1, 2, 3, 4, 5, 6, 7
    Gender Male 
    Religion 1861  Waterloo Twp., Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location  [7
    Mennonite 
    Occupation 1881  Wallace Township, Perth Co., Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location  [5
    saw mill owner 
    Occupation 1891  Kitchener, Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location  [6
    Cabinet Maker 
    Religion 1891  Kitchener, Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location  [6
    Mennonite 
    Occupation 1901  Waterloo Twp., Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location  [3
    Farmer 
    Eby ID Number 00040-3220 
    Died 1910  [4
    Buried Breslau Mennonite Cemetery, Breslau, Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location  [4
    Person ID I11804  Generations
    Last Modified 7 Jan 2020 

    Father Jacob Gole,   b. 15 Oct 1819, Stuttgart, , Baden-W├╝rttemberg, Germany Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. Yes, date unknown 
    Mother Catharine Shoemaker,   b. 15 Dec 1828, Waterloo Twp., Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. Yes, date unknown 
    Married 28 Dec 1847  Waterloo Twp., Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location  [1, 7, 8
    Family ID F1566  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

    Family Anna Margareth "Nancy" Gilles,   b. 2 Apr 1854, Kitchener, Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 1934  (Age 79 years) 
    Children 
     1. Malinda Gole,   b. 21 Mar 1875, Wallace Township, Perth Co., Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. Yes, date unknown
     2. Caroline "Carrie" Gole,   b. 1876, Palmerston, Peel Township, Wellington Co., Ontario Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. Yes, date unknown
     3. Catharine Gole,   b. Dec 1877, Wallace Township, Perth Co., Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 1976  (Age ~ 98 years)
     4. Joel Gole,   b. 22 Mar 1879, Wallace Township, Perth Co., Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. Yes, date unknown
     5. Solomon C. Gole,   b. 20 May 1880, Wallace Township, Perth Co., Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. Yes, date unknown
     6. George Gole,   b. 20 Jul 1882, Wallace Township, Perth Co., Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. Yes, date unknown
     7. John Gole,   b. 30 Jun 1883, Wallace Township, Perth Co., Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. Yes, date unknown
     8. Anne G. "Nancy" Gole,   b. 13 Aug 1885, Kitchener, Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 1953  (Age 67 years)
     9. Leander G. Gole,   b. 21 May 1887, Kitchener, Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 1991  (Age 103 years)
     10. Leo Gole,   b. 27 Jul 1892, Kitchener, Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 4 Jun 1937, Bancroft, Hastings Co., Ontario Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 44 years)
    Last Modified 8 Jan 2020 
    Family ID F3318  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

  • Notes 
    • John S. Gole, "was born March 6th, 1850. He is married to Nancy Gilles. They reside a little more than two miles north of Breslau where he is engaged in farming. During the winter months he is engaged as head sawyer by Messrs Hahn & Co. of New Hamburg, Ontario."


      Eby, Ezra E. (1895). A biographical history of Waterloo township and other townships of the county: being a history of the early settlers and their descendants, mostly all of Pennsylvania Dutch origin: as also much other unpublished historical information chiefly of a local character. Berlin [Kitchener, Ont.]: [s.n.].

  • Sources 
    1. [S3] Book - Vol I A Biographical History of Waterloo Township and other townships of the county : being a history of the early settlers and their descendants, mostly all of Pennsylvania Dutch origin..., 700.

    2. [S131] Census - ON, Waterloo, Waterloo Twp. - 1851, Div 2 Pg 100.

    3. [S132] Census - ON, Waterloo, Waterloo North - 1901, Waterloo C-2 Page 6.

    4. [S15] Cemetery - ON, Waterloo, Breslau - Breslau Mennonite CC#4579 Internet Link .
      Gole / John S.Gole / 1850-1910 / Nancy Gillies / his wife / 1853-1934 / At rest

    5. [S257] Census - ON, Perth, Wallace - 1881, Division 3 Page Number 15 Household Number 66.

    6. [S1592] Census - ON, Waterloo, Berlin - 1891, Section 3 Page 50.

    7. [S2653] aaaaWaterloo Twp. 1861, Sect. 6 Page 42.

    8. [S13] Vit - - ON, Waterloo - Wellington District Marriage Register Part 1 1840-1852, Eby, Benjamin Rev. - Minister of the Mennonist Society, Berlin #85.

  • Event Map
    Link to Google MapsBorn - 6 Mar 1850 - Waterloo Twp., Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsReligion - Mennonite - 1861 - Waterloo Twp., Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsOccupation - Cabinet Maker - 1891 - Kitchener, Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsReligion - Mennonite - 1891 - Kitchener, Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsOccupation - Farmer - 1901 - Waterloo Twp., Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsBuried - - Breslau Mennonite Cemetery, Breslau, Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Link to Google Earth
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