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

Christina Rosina Kicherer

Female 1828 - 1905  (76 years)


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  • Name Christina Rosina Kicherer 
    Born 2 Oct 1828  Stuggart, Germany Find all individuals with events at this location  [1, 2, 3, 4
    Gender Female 
    Interesting story, pioneer 
    Immigration 1855  [1
    Immigration 1855  Canada Find all individuals with events at this location  [1
    Name Christina Rosina Myers 
    Residence 1881  North Dumfries Twp., Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location  [2
    C. Presbyterian 
    Occupation 1891  North Dumfries Twp., Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location  [3
    Gardening 
    Residence 1891  North Dumfries Twp., Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location  [3
    Presbyterian 
    Eby ID Number Waterloo-130073P 
    Died 1 May 1905  Greenfield (Reidsville), Waterloo County, Ontario Find all individuals with events at this location  [4
    Cause: Cause: Bronchopneumonia (12 days) 
    Buried 4 May 1905  Ayr Cemetery, Ayr, Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location  [4
    Person ID I130073  Generations
    Last Modified 22 Apr 2021 

    Family Henry Charles "Charles" Myers,   b. 21 Sep 1824, , Germany Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 31 Mar 1883  (Age 58 years) 
    Children 
     1. Dolinda "Dorothy" Myers,   b. 15 Feb 1853, Buffalo, Erie, New York, United States Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 12 Oct 1934, Roseville, North Dumfries Twp., Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 81 years)
     2. Charles David Myers,   b. 28 Jun 1854, Buffalo, Erie, New York, United States Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 19 Aug 1879, North Dumfries Twp., Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 25 years)
     3. Mary Eliza Myers,   b. CALC 20 Sep 1856, North Dumfries Twp., Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 11 Dec 1884, Cedar Creek, North Dumfries Twp., Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age ~ 28 years)
     4. Janet Myers,   b. 1859, Greenfield (Reidsville), Waterloo County, Ontario Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 12 Apr 1945, South Woodslee, Essex Co., Ontario Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 86 years)
     5. Louisa Myers,   b. 1861, Greenfield (Reidsville), Waterloo County, Ontario Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 14 Apr 1941, South Woodslee, Essex Co., Ontario Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 80 years)
     6. Elizabeth "Bessie" Myers,   b. 10 Dec 1862, Greenfield (Reidsville), Waterloo County, Ontario Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 7 Apr 1930, Blenheim Twp., Oxford Co., Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 67 years)
     7. David Myers,   b. 5 Aug 1865, Greenfield (Reidsville), Waterloo County, Ontario Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 22 Aug 1942, Maidstone Twp., Essex Co., Ontario Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 77 years)
     8. John J. Myers,   b. 17 Mar 1868, Greenfield (Reidsville), Waterloo County, Ontario Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 18 Feb 1950, Kitchener, Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 81 years)
     9. Rosina "Rose" Myers,   b. 5 Jan 1873, Greenfield (Reidsville), Waterloo County, Ontario Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 3 Jan 1958, Paris, Brant County, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 84 years)
    Last Modified 23 Apr 2021 
    Family ID F34070  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

  • Notes 
    • In Memoriam Died, At Greenfield, on Monday, May 1st, 1903, at 7.30 O'clock p.m., Christina R. Kicherer, Beloved wife of the late Charles Mier, in her 77th year. The Funeral The funeral will take place from her late residence, Greenfield, on Thursday, May 4th, at 2 o'clock p.m., to Ayr Cemetery. Friends and acquaintances will please accept this intimation.

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      Death of Mrs. Mier - Another old settler, Mrs. Mier, Greenfield, passed away on Monday, at the ripe age of 76 years. She had been ill for some time with la grippe, but was recovering and suddenly succumbed to heart failure. Deceased, whose maiden name was Christine R. Kicherer, was born in Stuggart, Germany. She came to America in 1852, settling in Buffalo, N.Y., for a year or two and thence to Blenheim where she lived continuously for over half a century, most of the time being spent just across the road from where she died. Before leaving Buffalo she was married to Charles Mier, who followed the trade of stone mason and bricklayer, and who died in 1883. Mrs. Mier was a member of the Lutheran church and was well-known in Ayr and surrounding country. A family of seven children survive her. They are: Mrs. Wm. Lockie, Roseville; Miss Janet, Davie and Mrs. Alex Gunn at Essex; Mrs. John Gun at Washington; John at Greenfield, and Rose at home. A sister, Mrs. John McEwen, resides at Durham, Ont., and several other sisters are located in the States. The funeral will take place from her late residence, Greenfield, at 2 o/clock this (Thursday) afternoon to Ayr cemetery.

      The Ayr News May 4 1905 pg 6

  • Sources 
    1. [S180] Census - ON, Waterloo, North Dumfries - 1901, Dumfries (North) B-4 Page 4.

    2. [S205] Census - ON, Waterloo, North Dumfries - 1881, North Div. 2 Page 57.

    3. [S2042] Census - ON, Waterloo, North Dumfries - 1891, Section 1 Page 31.

    4. [S367] Cemetery - ON, Waterloo, Ayr - Ayr Public CC#4489 Internet Link .
      M/ In memory of/ Henry Charles Myers/ Sept. 21, 1824 - Mar. 31, 1883/ Christina R. Kicherer his wife/ Oct. 2, 1828 - May 1, 1905/ Charles D. - son/ June 28, 1854 - Aug. 19, 1879/ David Myers/ died Aug. 22, 1942 - aged 77 years/ to Be with Christ Which is far better/ Myers

  • Event Map
    Link to Google MapsImmigration - 1855 - Canada Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsResidence - C. Presbyterian - 1881 - North Dumfries Twp., Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsOccupation - Gardening - 1891 - North Dumfries Twp., Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsResidence - Presbyterian - 1891 - North Dumfries Twp., Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsDied - Cause: Cause: Bronchopneumonia (12 days) - 1 May 1905 - Greenfield (Reidsville), Waterloo County, Ontario Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsBuried - 4 May 1905 - Ayr Cemetery, Ayr, Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Link to Google Earth
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