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

George Adam "Adam" Kress[1]

Male 1831 - 1869  (38 years)


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  • Name George Adam "Adam" Kress 
    Born 11 May 1831  , Baden, Germany Find all individuals with events at this location  [2, 3, 4, 5, 6
    Gender Male 
    Name Adam Kress 
    Religion 1852  Wilmot Twp., Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location  [5
    Lutheran 
    Residence 1852  Wilmot Twp., Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location  [7
    Occupation 1861  Wilmot Twp., Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location  [6
    Carpenter 
    Religion 1861  Wilmot Twp., Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location  [6
    Lutheran 
    Eby ID Number Waterloo-137873 
    Died 30 Aug 1869  Wilmot Twp., Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location  [3, 4, 8
    Cause: tuberculois 
    Buried Zion Lutheran Cemetery, St. Agatha, Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location  [3
    Person ID I137873  Generations
    Last Modified 1 Dec 2019 

    Father George Michael Kress,   b. CALC 8 Sep 1790, , Baden, Germany Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 28 Jul 1870, Wilmot Twp., Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age ~ 79 years) 
    Mother Catharina,   b. 1793, , Baden, Germany Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. Yes, date unknown 
    Family ID F24827  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

    Father Michael Kresz,   b. 1782, , Baden, Germany Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. Yes, date unknown 
    Mother Catherine,   b. 1793, , Baden, Germany Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. Yes, date unknown 
    Family ID F264618  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

    Family Catharine Schmitt,   b. 30 Dec 1832, , Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. Yes, date unknown 
    Married 30 Dec 1852  Wilmot Twp., Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location  [7, 9
    Children 
     1. Christopher Kresz,   b. 1853, , Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. Yes, date unknown
     2. John Christoph Kress,   b. 29 Mar 1854, Wilmot Twp., Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. Yes, date unknown
     3. Margarethe Kress,   b. 6 Jun 1856, Wilmot Twp., Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 28 May 1913  (Age 56 years)
     4. Adam Kresz,   b. 1857, , Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. Yes, date unknown
     5. Adam Kress,   b. 12 Mar 1858, Wilmot Twp., Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 27 May 1939, , Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 81 years)
     6. Jacob Kresz,   b. 1860, , Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. Yes, date unknown
     7. Jacob S. Kress,   b. 10 Mar 1860, Wilmot Twp., Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. Yes, date unknown
     8. Andreas S. "Andrew" Kresz,   b. 19 Feb 1862, Wilmot Twp., Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 1951  (Age 88 years)
     9. Sophia Barbara Kress,   b. 12 Jun 1864, Wilmot Twp., Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 17 Sep 1962, , Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 98 years)
    Last Modified 2 Dec 2019 
    Family ID F36029  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

  • Notes 
    • probably known as Adam Kress.

  • Sources 
    1. [S6] Church Records - ON, Waterloo - Bindeman, F. W. - Card Index Kitchener Public Library.
      Adam Kress born 12 Mar 1858, bapt. 5 Apr 1858 son of Adam and Catharina Schmitt, sponsors: Christoph Horn and wife Amanda, Henry Ponder, Magareth Schmitt.

    2. [S134] Census - ON, Waterloo, Wilmot - 1851, Div 4 Pg 3.

    3. [S524] Cemetery - ON, Waterloo, Wilmot - Zion Evangelical Lutheran St. Agatha CC#4576.
      Zum Andenken/ an/ Adam Kress/ geb. 11 Mai 1831/ gest. 30 Aug. 1869/ im Alter von/ 38 Jah. 3 Mo./ und 19 Tagen/ verse

    4. [S7] News - ON, Waterloo, Kitchener - Berliner Journal (1859-1917), 9 Sep 1869.
      Georg Adam Kress died 30 Aug 1869 near St. Agatha, after lengthy illness-TB, 38 yrs, 3 mths, 19 days.

    5. [S134] Census - ON, Waterloo, Wilmot - 1851, Div. 4 Page 4.

    6. [S2639] aaaWilmot Township 1861, Sect. 14 Page 92.

    7. [S6] Church Records - ON, Waterloo - Bindeman, F. W. - Card Index Kitchener Public Library.
      George Adam Kress, joiner of Wilmot married 30 Dec 1852 in Wilmot by banns to Catharine Schmitt of Wilmot. wit: George Seip of Wilmot and George Gaukel of Berlin

    8. [S939] Census - ON, Waterloo, Wilmot - 1891, Div. 3 Page 11.

    9. [S13] Vit - - ON, Waterloo - Wellington District Marriage Register Part 1 1840-1852, Rev'd Frederick W. Bindemann, Minister of The United Lutheran and German Reformed Protestant Church, Greenbush, Waterloo Twp., 1 Jan. 1852 - 1 Jan. 1853 #226.

  • Event Map
    Link to Google MapsBorn - 11 May 1831 - , Baden, Germany Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsReligion - Lutheran - 1852 - Wilmot Twp., Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsResidence - 1852 - Wilmot Twp., Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsMarried - 30 Dec 1852 - Wilmot Twp., Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsOccupation - Carpenter - 1861 - Wilmot Twp., Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsReligion - Lutheran - 1861 - Wilmot Twp., Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsDied - Cause: tuberculois - 30 Aug 1869 - Wilmot Twp., Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsBuried - - Zion Lutheran Cemetery, St. Agatha, Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Link to Google Earth
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