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

Christopher Cress[1]

Male 1835 - 1909  (74 years)


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  • Name Christopher Cress 
    Immigration 1835  Canada Find all individuals with events at this location  [2
    Born 5 Mar 1835  , Germany Find all individuals with events at this location  [2, 3, 4, 5, 6, 7, 8
    Gender Male 
    Name Christian Kress 
    Name Christopher Kress 
    Residence 1852  Wellesley Twp., Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location  [6
    Lutheran 
    Naturalization 1860  [2
    Residence 1860  Woolwich Twp., Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location  [5
    Occupation 1861  Woolwich Twp., Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location  [7
    Farmer 
    Residence 1861  Woolwich Twp., Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location  [7
    Lutheran 
    Occupation 1871  Woolwich Twp., Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location  [4
    Carpenter 
    Residence 1871  Woolwich Twp., Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location  [9, 10
    Lutheran 
    Occupation 1881  Woolwich Twp., Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location  [3
    Carpenter 
    Occupation 1891  Elmira, Woolwich Twp., Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location  [8
    Laborer 
    Residence 1891  Elmira, Woolwich Twp., Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location  [8
    Lutheran 
    Occupation 1901  Elmira, Woolwich Twp., Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location  [2
    Laborer 
    Eby ID Number Waterloo-127546 
    Died 22 May 1909 
    Person ID I127546  Generations
    Last Modified 23 Sep 2021 

    Father George Frederick "Frederick" Kress,   b. 1807, , Germany Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. Yes, date unknown 
    Mother Maria Carolina "Caroline" Stroh,   b. 28 Apr 1807, Reichartshausen, Heidelberg, Baden, Germany Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 13 Aug 1902  (Age 95 years) 
    Married 18 Feb 1831  Reichartshausen, Heidelberg, Baden, Germany Find all individuals with events at this location  [11
    Family ID F224761  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

    Family Charlotte Conrad,   b. 9 Apr 1843, , Germany Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 25 Jan 1929, Hamilton, Wentworth Co., Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 85 years) 
    Married 27 Nov 1860  Woolwich Twp., Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location  [5, 7
    Children 
     1. John Cress,   b. 1861, Woolwich Twp., Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. Yes, date unknown
     2. William Cress,   b. 1863, Woolwich Twp., Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. Yes, date unknown
     3. Catherine Cress,   b. 1865, Woolwich Twp., Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. Yes, date unknown
     4. Elizabeth Cress,   b. 26 Jun 1868, Hanover, Bentinck Twp., Grey Co., Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. Yes, date unknown
     5. August Cress,   b. 5 Oct 1868, Elmira, Woolwich Twp., Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 15 Dec 1927, Kitchener, Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 59 years)
     6. Henry Kress,   b. 4 Apr 1873, Woolwich Twp., Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. Yes, date unknown
     7. Catharine Cress,   b. 11 Feb 1876, Woolwich Twp., Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. Yes, date unknown
     8. Mary Ann Cress,   b. 6 Feb 1878, Woolwich Twp., Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. Yes, date unknown
     9. Caroline Cress,   b. 1879, Elmira, Woolwich Twp., Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. Yes, date unknown
     10. Alfred Cress,   b. 1883, Elmira, Woolwich Twp., Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. Yes, date unknown
     11. George Cress,   b. 8 Sep 1886, Woolwich Twp., Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. Yes, date unknown
     12. Emma Cress,   b. 26 Apr 1888, Elmira, Woolwich Twp., Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. Yes, date unknown
    Last Modified 23 Sep 2021 
    Family ID F31524  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

  • Photos
    Christopher Kress
    Christopher Kress
    From Kitchener Public Library

  • Sources 
    1. [S4] Vit - ON - Marriage Registration, 18576-04.
      Albert Thomas Percy Gardner, 23, Occ. Gardener, b. Hamilton, Res. Galt, son of George Gardner and Emily Dunn, married Caroline Cress, 23, b. Elmira, Res. Galt, daughter of Christopher Cress and Charlotte Conrad, Witness(s) Douglas Gardner and Olga Conrad, both of Galt, 18 Nov 1903 at Galt

    2. [S161] Census - ON, Waterloo, Elmira - 1901, Elmira (Village) B. Page 13.

    3. [S130] Census - ON, Waterloo, Woolwich - 1881, Div. 2 Page 11.

    4. [S144] Census - ON, Waterloo, Woolwich - 1871, Div. 2 Page 20.

    5. [S5] Vit - - ON, Waterloo - 1858-1869 Marriage Register.
      Christoph Cress res: Woolwich Township Age: 25 born abt 1835 father: Fr. mother: Carol Stroh married Charlotte Conrad Age:: 17 born abt 1843 Spouse res: Woolwich Township father: Fr. Conrad mother: Catherine Hollinger married 27 Nov 1860 county: Waterloo

    6. [S242] Census - ON, Waterloo, Wellesley Twp. - 1851, Div. 1 Pg. 4.

    7. [S915] Census - ON, Waterloo, Woolwich - 1861, Township of Woolwich 1861 Div. 4 Page 39.

    8. [S2057] Census - ON, Waterloo, Elmira - 1891, Pg. 11.

    9. [S144] Census - ON, Waterloo, Woolwich - 1871, Div. 2 Page 19.

    10. [S144] Census - ON, Waterloo, Woolwich - 1871, Div. 2 Page20.

    11. [S2304] Germany, Select Marriages, 1558-1929, FHL Film Number: 1189280 Reference ID: 14D21FN.
      Maria Carolina Stroh Gender: Female Marriage Date: 18 Feb 1831 Marriage Place: Evangelisch, Reichartshausen, Heidelberg, Baden Father: Georg Michael Stroh Mother: Helena Catharina Scholl Spouse: Georg Friederich Kress, Father: Johannes Kress Mother: Catharina Barbara Roth

  • Event Map
    Link to Google MapsImmigration - 1835 - Canada Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsBorn - 5 Mar 1835 - , Germany Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsResidence - Lutheran - 1852 - Wellesley Twp., Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsResidence - 1860 - Woolwich Twp., Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsMarried - 27 Nov 1860 - Woolwich Twp., Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsOccupation - Farmer - 1861 - Woolwich Twp., Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsResidence - Lutheran - 1861 - Woolwich Twp., Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsOccupation - Carpenter - 1871 - Woolwich Twp., Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsResidence - Lutheran - 1871 - Woolwich Twp., Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsOccupation - Carpenter - 1881 - Woolwich Twp., Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsOccupation - Laborer - 1891 - Elmira, Woolwich Twp., Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsResidence - Lutheran - 1891 - Elmira, Woolwich Twp., Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsOccupation - Laborer - 1901 - Elmira, Woolwich Twp., Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Link to Google Earth
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