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

Private Louis Kossuth Benn

Male 1894 - 1918  (24 years)


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  • Name Louis Kossuth Benn 
    Prefix Private 
    Born 15 Jun 1894  Bradford, , Yorkshire, England Find all individuals with events at this location  [1, 2
    Gender Male 
    Military WW1 - 1st Battalion  [3
    Military 1914  WW1 Find all individuals with events at this location  [2
    WW1, Private, 1st. Battalion 
    Military 1914  WW1 Find all individuals with events at this location  [2
    WW1, Service #513709 
    Residence , England Find all individuals with events at this location  [2
    Residence Preston (Cambridge), Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location  [2
    Residence Abt 1916  Preston (Cambridge), Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Eby ID Number Waterloo-158213P 
    Died 15 Nov 1918  Galt (Cambridge), Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location  [4
    Cause: Cause: Pneumonia (1 week) 
    Buried Preston Cemetery, Cambridge, Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location  [1
    Person ID I158213  Generations
    Last Modified 3 Sep 2019 

    Father William Benn,   b. 1852, , England Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 1900  (Age 48 years) 
    Mother Bathsheba Clayton,   b. CALC 10 Dec 1856, , England Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 17 Jun 1932, Hamilton, Wentworth Co., Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age ~ 75 years) 
    Family ID F250588  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

  • Event Map
    Link to Google MapsBorn - 15 Jun 1894 - Bradford, , Yorkshire, England Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsResidence - - , England Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsResidence - - Preston (Cambridge), Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsResidence - Abt 1916 - Preston (Cambridge), Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsDied - Cause: Cause: Pneumonia (1 week) - 15 Nov 1918 - Galt (Cambridge), Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsBuried - - Preston Cemetery, Cambridge, Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Link to Google Earth
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  • Sources 
    1. [S239] Cemetery - ON, Waterloo, Cambridge - Preston CC#6335 Cemetery Internet Link .
      Philip Lynn/ Benn/ Beloved Son Of/ Louis W. & Helen E./ 1951 - 1953/ Hilda Benn Schoenau/ 1891 - 1955/ William Benn/ 1852 - 1900/ Bathsheba Clayton Benn/ 1856 - 1932/ Louis K. Benn/ 1894 - 1918/ Lorne Pateman/ Infant. [Metal Union Jack]

    2. [S157] Military - Canada - World War I - Attestation papers.

    3. [S1890] Military - ON, Waterloo, Kitchener - Kitchener Public Library WW1 Soldiers Card Index Soldier Information Cards - World War One.

    4. [S116] Vit - ON - Death Registration.
      Name: Louis Kossuth Benn Gender: Male Birth Year: abt 1894 Birth Place: Bradford, England Age at Death: 24 Death Date: 15 Nov 1918 Death Place: Waterloo, Ontario, Canada