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

Georg Balthasar "Balthasar" Foerster[1]

Male 1799 - 1852  (52 years)


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  • Name Georg Balthasar "Balthasar" Foerster 
    Born 9 Nov 1799  Eschelbronn, , Baden-Württemberg, Germany Find all individuals with events at this location  [2, 3
    Christened 9 Nov 1799  Eschelbronn, , Baden-Württemberg, Germany Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Gender Male 
    Name Balthaser Foerster  [4
    Residence 1826  Hochhausen, , Baden-Württemberg, Germany Find all individuals with events at this location  [5
    Occupation 1852  Wellesley Twp., Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location  [2
    Farmer 
    Residence 1852  Wellesley Twp., Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location  [2
    Lutheran 
    Eby ID Number Waterloo-129244 
    Died 10 May 1852  Wellesley Twp., Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location  [3
    Person ID I129244  Generations
    Last Modified 6 Apr 2024 

    Father George Adam Foerster,   b. CA 1762, Of, Baden, Germany Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. Yes, date unknown 
    Mother Marie Katarina "Katarina" Grab or Gens,   b. CA 1763,   d. Yes, date unknown 
    Family ID F15440  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

    Family Catherine Schneider,   b. 1807, , Baden, Germany Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. Yes, date unknown 
    Married 19 Apr 1826  Hochhausen, , Baden-Württemberg, Germany Find all individuals with events at this location  [5
    Children 
     1. Maria Eva "Mary" Foerster,   b. 4 Nov 1830, Eschelbronn, , Baden-Württemberg, Germany Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. Yes, date unknown
     2. Balthaser Foerster,   b. 22 Mar 1832, Eschelbronn, , Baden-Württemberg, Germany Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 2 Jun 1891, Wellesley Twp., Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 59 years)
     3. Anna Maria "Mary" Foerster,   b. 12 Mar 1833, Eschelbronn, , Baden-Württemberg, Germany Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 1881, Grey Twp., Huron Co., Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 47 years)
     4. Katharine Foerster,   b. 1837, , Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. Yes, date unknown
     5. Elizabeth Foerster,   b. 1838, , Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. Yes, date unknown
     6. Simon Ernst Foerster,   b. 15 Nov 1842, Wellesley Twp., Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 26 Oct 1925, Morenci, Lenawee, Michigan, United States Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 82 years)
     7. Judith Foerster,   b. 3 May 1843, Wellesley Twp., Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 25 Feb 1921  (Age 77 years)
     8. Barbara Foerster,   b. 1 May 1845, Wellesley Twp., Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 16 Mar 1885  (Age 39 years)
     9. Christian Foerster,   b. 1847, Wellesley Twp., Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. Yes, date unknown
    Last Modified 7 Apr 2024 
    Family ID F35200  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

  • Notes 
    • A-1-121 Balthaser Foerster Letters of Administration of the estate of Balthaser Foerster late of the Township of Wellesley, Yeoman, deceasesd, to Catharine Gesang late widow of the said deceased (now the wife of Casper Gesang of the Township of Wellesley, aforesaid Weaver) upon her giving proof, that the said deceased died intestate on or about the tenth day of May 1852 and on her giving a bond with security for the due administration of such estate herself and her said husband Casper Gesang and two other sureties in the persons of Michael Weibel, Teamster, and Adam Becker, Mason, both of Wellesley aforesaid, each in the sum of three hundred pounds the inventory being to the amount of £51.11.3

      Letters granted 29th January 1857
      Died 10 May 1852
      Inventory £51/11/3

      Surrogate Court Records Copybook Register A 1853-1871 partial transcript to 1863. Frances Hoffman transcriber.

  • Sources 
    1. [S5] Vit - - ON, Waterloo - 1858-1869 Marriage Register.
      Jost Engel b. Germany res: Wellesley Township Age: 23 born abt 1839 father: Henry mother: Margarethea Becker married Judith Forester Age:: 18 born abt 1844 b. Wellesley Township Spouse res: Wellesley Township father: Balthrase mother: Catherine Schuder married 11 Jan 1862 county: Waterloo

    2. [S242] Census - ON, Waterloo, Wellesley Twp. - 1851, Div. 1 Pg. 15.

    3. [S3042] Baden and Hesse Germany, Lutheran Baptisms, Marriages, and Burials, 1502-1985.
      Name:Georg Balthaßar Förster
      Event Type:Taufe (Baptism)
      Birth Date:9. Nov 1799 (9 Nov 1799)
      Baptism Date:9. Nov 1799 (9 Nov 1799)
      Baptism Place:Eschelbronn, Preußen, Baden
      Father:Georg Adam Förster
      Mother:Catharina Förster
      Parish as it Appears:Neidenstein

    4. [S5] Vit - - ON, Waterloo - 1858-1869 Marriage Register.
      Foerster Balthaser, 28, Wellesley, Germany, s/o Balthaser & Catherine (Snyder), married 10 Dec 1861 Caroline Hill, 19, Woolwich, Berlin, d/o George & Fredrika (Grien)

    5. [S3042] Baden and Hesse Germany, Lutheran Baptisms, Marriages, and Burials, 1502-1985.
      Name:Balthasar Förster
      Gender:männlich (Male)
      Event Type:Heirat (Marriage)
      Marriage Date:19. Apr 1826 (19 Apr 1826)
      Marriage Place:Hochhausen, Baden (Baden-Württemberg), Preußen
      Father:Adam Försters
      Mother:Catharina Försters
      Spouse:Catharina Schneider
      Father:Johann Georg Schneider
      Mother:Margaretha Schneider
      Parish as it Appears:Hochhausen

  • Event Map
    Link to Google MapsBorn - 9 Nov 1799 - Eschelbronn, , Baden-Württemberg, Germany Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsChristened - 9 Nov 1799 - Eschelbronn, , Baden-Württemberg, Germany Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsResidence - 1826 - Hochhausen, , Baden-Württemberg, Germany Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsMarried - 19 Apr 1826 - Hochhausen, , Baden-Württemberg, Germany Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsOccupation - Farmer - 1852 - Wellesley Twp., Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsResidence - Lutheran - 1852 - Wellesley Twp., Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsDied - 10 May 1852 - Wellesley Twp., Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Link to Google Earth
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