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

John Zingg

Male 1796 - 1881  (84 years)


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  • Name John Zingg 
    Born 26 Aug 1796  Luswiel?, Xanten, Switzerland Find all individuals with events at this location  [1, 2, 3
    Gender Male 
    Immigration 1834  , Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location  [1
    Eby ID Number Waterloo-130384 
    Died 5 Feb 1881  New Hamburg, Wilmot Twp., Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location  [1, 2, 3
    Buried Riverside Cemetery, New Hamburg, Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Person ID I130384  Generations
    Last Modified 6 Apr 2024 

    Family 1 Magdalena Ziegler,   b. Abt 1805, , Switzerland Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. Yes, date unknown 
    Children 
     1. Elizabeth Zingg,   b. 4 Feb 1827, , Switzerland Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 11 Oct 1904, Galt (Cambridge), Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 77 years)
     2. Marianna Zingg,   b. 1 Jan 1831, Langenthal, Canton Berne, Switzerland Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 28 Jun 1925, Elmira, Woolwich Twp., Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 94 years)
     3. Samuel Zingg,   b. 1836, , Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. Yes, date unknown
    Last Modified 7 Apr 2024 
    Family ID F51601  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

    Children 
     1. Elizabeth Zingg,   b. 4 Feb 1827, , Switzerland Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 11 Oct 1904, Galt (Cambridge), Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 77 years)
    Last Modified 7 Apr 2024 
    Family ID F267703  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

  • Notes 
    • Near Hamburg, on the 5th Feb., John Zingg, aged 84 years, 5 months and 20 days. Father of Mrs. Charles Roos, of Galt.

      Galt Reporter Feb 11 1881 pg 8

  • Sources 
    1. [S1072] Church Records - ON, Waterloo, New Hamburg - New Hamburg German Presbyterian.
      John Zingg born 26 August 1796 in Luswiel (?) Xanten, Switzerland. Emigrated 1834. Died On 11th February 1881. His Age was 84 Years, 5 Months and 21 Days.

    2. [S7] News - ON, Waterloo, Kitchener - Berliner Journal (1859-1917), 17 Feb 1881.
      5 Feb 1881 John Zingg died at the age of 85 years in Wilmot.

    3. [S1338] News - ON, Waterloo, Cambridge - Galt Reporter (1846-1973), Obituary of John Zingg - 11 Feb 1881, pg 8.

  • Event Map
    Link to Google MapsImmigration - 1834 - , Ontario, Canada Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsDied - 5 Feb 1881 - New Hamburg, Wilmot Twp., Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsBuried - - Riverside Cemetery, New Hamburg, Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Link to Google Earth
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