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

John Conrad Karn

Male 1858 - 1930  (72 years)


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  • Name John Conrad Karn 
    Born 8 Feb 1858  Kitchener, Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location  [1, 2, 3, 4, 5, 6, 7, 8
    Gender Male 
    Residence 1881  Kitchener, Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location  [2
    Lutheran 
    Occupation 1882  Kitchener, Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location  [9
    painter 
    Occupation 1891  Kitchener, Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location  [7
    Furniture Painter 
    Residence 1891  Kitchener, Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location  [7
    Lutheran 
    Occupation 1901  Kitchener, Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location  [1
    Painter 
    Occupation 1911  Kitchener, Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location  [5
    Painter, Homes 
    Residence 1911  Kitchener, Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location  [5
    Lutheran 
    Occupation 1921  Kitchener, Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location  [6
    Painter, General 
    Residence 1921  14 Brubacher St., Kitchener, Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location  [6
    Residence 1921  Kitchener, Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location  [6
    Lutheran 
    Eby ID Number Waterloo-131743 
    Died 13 Nov 1930  Kitchener, Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location  [3, 4, 8
    Cause: carcinoma of bowels (12 months) 
    Buried Mount Hope Cemetery, Kitchener, Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location  [4, 8
    Person ID I131743  Generations
    Last Modified 26 Jun 2024 

    Father Johannes Heinrich "Heinrich" Karn,   b. 20 Jun 1826, , Germany Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 14 Apr 1890, Kitchener, Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 63 years) 
    Mother Maria Schmidt,   b. 24 Jun 1820, , Germany Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 20 Jun 1879, Kitchener, Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 58 years) 
    Family ID F32467  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

    Family Christina Dettmer,   b. 8 Feb 1859, , Germany Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 1 Jan 1929, Kitchener, Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 69 years) 
    Married 15 Apr 1879  Kitchener, Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location  [7
    Children 
     1. Ida Karn,   b. 29 Feb 1880, Kitchener, Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. Yes, date unknown
     2. Dorothea Louise "Dorothy" "Dora" Karn,   b. 29 Feb 1880, Kitchener, Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 11 Jan 1955, Kitchener, Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 74 years)
     3. Christina Agnes "Aggie" Karn,   b. 23 Nov 1882, Kitchener, Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 1 Jun 1963, Kitchener, Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 80 years)
     4. Irvin Henry Karn,   b. 12 Aug 1885, Kitchener, Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 16 Oct 1946, Detroit, Wayne, Michigan, United States Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 61 years)
     5. Clara Maria Karn,   b. 18 Oct 1887, Kitchener, Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 1958  (Age 70 years)
     6. Ella Karn,   b. 21 Mar 1890, Kitchener, Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. Yes, date unknown
    Last Modified 26 Jun 2024 
    Family ID F32468  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

  • Sources 
    1. [S137] Census - ON, Waterloo, Berlin - 1901, Berlin (Town/Ville) A-7 Page 9.

    2. [S158] Census - ON, Waterloo, Berlin - 1881, Div 1 Page 11.

    3. [S116] Vit - ON - Death Registration, 35857-1930.
      John Conrad Karn. b. 8 Feb 1858 Kitchener, d. 13 Nov 1930 Kitchener, occ. retired painter, s/o Henry Karn (b. Germany) & Maria Schmidt (b. Germany) cause: carcinoma of bowels (12 months)

    4. [S166] Cemetery - ON, Waterloo, Kitchener - Mount Hope CC#4508 Internet Link .
      Karn/ in loving/ memory of/ John C. Karn/ Feb. 8, 1858/ Nov. 13, 1930/ Christina Dettmer/ wife of/ John C. Karn/ Feb. 8, 1859/ Jan. 1, 1929
      A. Daughter/ Clara Karn/ 1887-1958/ at rest B. Mother

    5. [S340] Census - ON, Waterloo, Berlin - 1911, Div. 26 Pg 12.

    6. [S2264] Census - ON, Waterloo, Kitchener - 1921, Sub Dist. 30 Page 2.

    7. [S1592] Census - ON, Waterloo, Berlin - 1891, Sec. 5 Page 26.

    8. [S3231] Find A Grave, https://www.findagrave.com/memorial/162215423/john-conrad-karn.

    9. [S57] Vit - ON - Birth Registration.
      Name:Christina Karn
      Gender:Female
      Birth Date:23 Nov 1882
      Birth Place: Kitchener, Waterloo, Ontario, Canada
      Father:John C Karn - painter
      Mother:Christina Dettmer

  • Event Map
    Link to Google MapsBorn - 8 Feb 1858 - Kitchener, Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsMarried - 15 Apr 1879 - Kitchener, Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsResidence - Lutheran - 1881 - Kitchener, Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsOccupation - painter - 1882 - Kitchener, Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsOccupation - Furniture Painter - 1891 - Kitchener, Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsResidence - Lutheran - 1891 - Kitchener, Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsOccupation - Painter - 1901 - Kitchener, Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsOccupation - Painter, Homes - 1911 - Kitchener, Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsResidence - Lutheran - 1911 - Kitchener, Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsOccupation - Painter, General - 1921 - Kitchener, Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsResidence - Lutheran - 1921 - Kitchener, Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsDied - Cause: carcinoma of bowels (12 months) - 13 Nov 1930 - Kitchener, Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsBuried - - Mount Hope Cemetery, Kitchener, Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Link to Google Earth
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