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

Jacob Benedict

Male 1851 - 1923  (72 years)


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  • Name Jacob Benedict 
    Born 13 May 1851  Waterloo Twp., Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location  [1, 2, 3
    Gender Male 
    Religion 1871  Waterloo Twp., Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location  [3
    Lutheran 
    Occupation 1881  North Dumfries Twp., Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location  [1
    Laborer 
    Residence 1891  Aldborough Twp., Elgin Co., Ontario Find all individuals with events at this location  [4
    Occupation 1911  Kitchener, Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location  [2
    Laborer, on Street 
    Religion 1911  Kitchener, Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location  [2
    Lutheran 
    House of Industry and Refuge 1923  Kitchener, Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location 
    HouseofIndustryandRefugeca1869.JPG
    HouseofIndustryandRefugeca1869.JPG
    The House of Industry and Refuge. In 1868, 141 acres was purchased on Frederick Street in Berlin (now Kitchener) and the house opened on June 15, 1869. The original building housed 100 and operated as an industrial farm, which raised crops and livestock. The residents worked for their keep if possible, those most did not. The House eventually became a strictly a residence of the aged and later relocated and renamed Sunnyside.
    Eby ID Number Waterloo-140406 
    Died 3 Jun 1923  Kitchener, Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Person ID I140406  Generations
    Last Modified 8 Aug 2019 

    Father Paul Benedict,   b. 24 Jul 1810, , Alsace Lorraine, France Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 31 Oct 1876, Waterloo Twp., Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 66 years) 
    Mother Maria Muller,   b. 1812, , France Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. Yes, date unknown 
    Family ID F7218  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

    Family Charlotte Duty,   b. Jun 1852, , England Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. Yes, date unknown 
    Married 15 Jan 1872  Waterloo Twp., Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Children 
     1. Paul Edward Benedict,   b. 1872, , Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. Yes, date unknown
     2. Charles William Benedict,   b. 16 Jan 1875, Wilmot Twp., Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. Yes, date unknown
     3. Mary Ann Viola Benedict,   b. 10 Feb 1877, Wilmot Twp., Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. Yes, date unknown
     4. Jacob D. Benedict,   b. 1879, New Dundee, Wilmot Twp., Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 4 Apr 1961  (Age 82 years)
     5. John Benedict,   b. 24 Aug 1885, Wilmot Twp., Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. Yes, date unknown
     6. Herbert Benedict,   b. 1888, Baden, Wilmot Twp., Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. Yes, date unknown
     7. Sarah E. Benedict,   b. Feb 1894, , Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. Yes, date unknown
    Last Modified 9 Aug 2019 
    Family ID F35076  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

  • Event Map
    Link to Google MapsBorn - 13 May 1851 - Waterloo Twp., Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsReligion - Lutheran - 1871 - Waterloo Twp., Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsMarried - 15 Jan 1872 - Waterloo Twp., Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsOccupation - Laborer - 1881 - North Dumfries Twp., Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsResidence - 1891 - Aldborough Twp., Elgin Co., Ontario Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsOccupation - Laborer, on Street - 1911 - Kitchener, Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsReligion - Lutheran - 1911 - Kitchener, Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsHouse of Industry and Refuge - 1923 - Kitchener, Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsDied - 3 Jun 1923 - Kitchener, Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Link to Google Earth
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  • Sources 
    1. [S205] Census - ON, Waterloo, North Dumfries - 1881, Div. 1 Page 37.

    2. [S340] Census - ON, Waterloo, Berlin - 1911, Div. 30, Pg 9.

    3. [S604] Census - ON, Waterloo, Waterloo South - 1871, Div. 3, Pg. 77.

    4. [S655] Vit - ON - Birth Registration, 10991 (1891), George Henry Benedict.
      George Henry Benedict Gender: Male Birth Date: 08 May 1891 Birthplace: Aldborough, Elgin, Ontario Father's Name: Jacob Benedict Mother's Name: Charlotte Duty