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

David R. Kropf

Male 1884 - 1952  (67 years)


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  • Name David R. Kropf 
    Born 27 Dec 1884  Wellesley Twp., Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location  [1, 2
    Gender Male 
    Occupation 1911  Wellesley Twp., Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location  [2
    Farmer 
    Religion 1911  Wellesley Twp., Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location  [2
    Amish 
    Eby ID Number Waterloo-144320 
    Died 25 Jun 1952  Clarence Center, Erie, New York, United States Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Buried Woodland Cem., Kitchener, Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Person ID I144320  Generations
    Last Modified 4 Nov 2019 

    Father Joel N. Kropf,   b. 31 Oct 1850, Wilmot Twp., Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 18 May 1896, Wellesley Twp., Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 45 years) 
    Mother Veronica Roth,   b. 29 Jul 1853, Wellesley Twp., Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 8 Mar 1925, Wellesley Twp., Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 71 years) 
    Married 18 Mar 1873  Wellesley Twp., Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Family ID F27830  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

    Father Groff 
    Family ID F39978  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

    Family 1 Barbara Lichti,   b. 18 Sep 1883, , Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 2 Oct 1922  (Age 39 years) 
    Children 
     1. Reuben Kropf,   b. 11 Nov 1906, , Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 30 Dec 1983, Kitchener, Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 77 years)
     2. Joseph Simon Kropf,   b. 27 Oct 1908, Wellesley Twp., Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 28 Jan 1991  (Age 82 years)
     3. Priscilla Kropf,   b. 24 Nov 1910, , Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 4 Feb 2001  (Age 90 years)
     4. Veronica Kropf,   b. 1912,   d. 20 Sep 2006, Mount Forest, Wellington County, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 94 years)
    Last Modified 5 Nov 2019 
    Family ID F36124  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

    Family 2 Nancy L. Leis,   b. 6 Nov 1902,   d. 11 Mar 1983  (Age 80 years) 
    Children 
     1. Pearl Pauline Kropf
     2. Helen Phyllis Kropf
     3. Eric Kropf
     4. Addison Monroe "Monroe" Kropf,   b. 20 May 1927, Wilmot Twp., Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 25 May 1998, Kitchener, Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 71 years)
     5. Hilbert Randolf "Bert" Kropf,   b. 8 Jun 1928,   d. 7 Oct 1981, Kitchener, Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 53 years)
     6. Percy Kropf,   b. 1931,   d. 10 May 2016, Kitchener, Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 85 years)
    Last Modified 5 Nov 2019 
    Family ID F36125  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

  • Notes 
    • David Kropf of 469 Victoria St. South died Wednesday at Clarence, N.Y. An employee of Joseph E. Seagram and Sons, he was 67. Mr. Kropf was born Dec. 29, 1884, at Wellesley, son of the late Mr. and Mrs. Joel Kropf. His wife, the former Nancy Leis survives. He was a member of Evangelical United Missionary Church. Surviving are nine sons, Reuben, Monroe, Hilbert, Percy and Eric of Kitchener, Joseph of Bright, Delton of Elmira and Seranus and Elmer of Tavistock; five daughters, Mrs. Chris (Priscilla) Roth of Bright, Mrs. Moses (Veronica) Groff, Mrs. Robert (Pearl) Hilts, Mrs. Donald Phyllis Long of Kitchener and Mrs. Robert (Suzannah) Gow of Waterloo. Also one brother, John Kropf of Wellesley, and three sisters, Mrs. Christian Litwiller of New Hamburg, and Miss Mattie and Miss Annie of Wellesley. The body is at the Ratz-Bechtel Funeral Home where the funeral will be held Saturday at 3: 30 p.m. followed by internment in Woodland Cemetery. Rev. Orville Bell will officiate.

      Kitchener-Waterloo Record June 26, 1952.

  • Sources 
    1. [S655] Vit - ON - Birth Registration, birth certificate 36131 (1884), David Kropf.
      David Kropf Date of Birth: 27 Dec 1884 Gender: Male Birth County: Waterloo Father's Name: Joel Kropf (farmer of Wellesley) Mother's Name: Veronica Roth

    2. [S504] Census - ON, Waterloo, Wellesley Twp. - 1911, (Bamberg) Div. 6 page 8.

  • Event Map
    Link to Google MapsBorn - 27 Dec 1884 - Wellesley Twp., Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsOccupation - Farmer - 1911 - Wellesley Twp., Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsReligion - Amish - 1911 - Wellesley Twp., Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsDied - 25 Jun 1952 - Clarence Center, Erie, New York, United States Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsBuried - - Woodland Cem., Kitchener, Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Link to Google Earth
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