Waterloo Region Generations
A record of the people of Waterloo Region, Ontario.
Ernest Robert Bollert

Ernest Robert Bollert[1]

Male 1849 - Yes, date unknown

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  • Name Ernest Robert Bollert 
    Born 1849  , , Prussia, Germany Find all individuals with events at this location  [2, 3, 4
    Gender Male 
    Name Robert Bollert  [5
    Religion 1861  Waterloo Twp., Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location  [4
    Lutheran 
    Residence 1874  Harriston, Wellington Co., Ontario Find all individuals with events at this location  [3
    Occupation 1901  Guelph City, Wellington Co., Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location 
    merchant 
    Eby ID Number 00013-1154.1 
    Died Yes, date unknown 
    Person ID I16087  Generations
    Last Modified 8 Aug 2019 

    Father William Bollert,   b. 1822, , Prussia, Germany Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. Yes, date unknown 
    Mother Louisa Fischer,   b. 1826, , Prussia, Germany Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. Yes, date unknown 
    Family ID F829  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

    Family Malinda Craft Bowers,   b. 16 Nov 1854, Waterloo Twp., Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. Yes, date unknown 
    Married 2 Sep 1874  Waterloo Twp., Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location  [2, 3, 5
    Children 
     1. Minnie Louisa Bollert
     2. Florence B. Bollert
     3. Ernst Robert Bollert
     4. Helen B. Bollert
     5. Lillian Grace Bollert
    Last Modified 9 Aug 2019 
    Family ID F4288  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

  • Event Map
    Link to Google MapsReligion - Lutheran - 1861 - Waterloo Twp., Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsResidence - 1874 - Harriston, Wellington Co., Ontario Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsMarried - 2 Sep 1874 - Waterloo Twp., Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsOccupation - merchant - 1901 - Guelph City, Wellington Co., Ontario, Canada Link to Google Earth
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  • Photos
    Ernest Robert Bollert
    Ernest Robert Bollert
    The Canadian Album - Men of Canada or Success by Example (Brantford, Ontario, Canada: Bradley Garretson & Co., 1891)

  • Notes 
    • ERNEST ROBT. BOLLERT, merchant, Guelph, Ont., was born July 9th, 1850, at Suhl, Germany, his parents being natives of that country. He received his education at the public schools of Waterloo, Ont. At an early age he entered a general store as clerk, where he remained seven years. He then went to Kansas, U.S.A., where he remained three years. After this he returned to Canada and started business in Harriston, Ont., which he carried on for six years. In 1879 he removed to Guelph, and started a dry goods business, which he still carries on extensively in all its branches. Mr. Bollert is a member of the Methodist Church, and has for eight years been a delegate to the Annual Conference. He is also a member of the Quarterly Board, and for a number of years has been Sunday School Superintendent. He has been a member of the School Board for four years, is president of the Guelph Branch of the Dominion Building & Loan Association, and connected with other institutions. He is also a member of the Toronto Board of Trade. In politics he is an active Reformer.

      The Canadian Album - Men of Canada or Success by Example (Brantford, Ontario, Canada: Bradley Garretson & Co., 1891)

  • Sources 
    1. [S3] Book - Vol I A Biographical History of Waterloo Township and other townships of the county : being a history of the early settlers and their descendants, mostly all of Pennsylvania Dutch origin..., 292.

    2. [S4] Vit - ON - Marriage Registration, 009844-74.

    3. [S2] Church Records - ON, Waterloo, Kitchener - Church of the New Jerusalem (Swedenborgian).
      Bridegroom Name: Ernest Robert Bollert Age: 24 res: Harriston, Wellington Co. Place of Birth: Prussia, Germany Names of Parents: William Bollert & Louisa Fischer Bride: Name: Malinda C. Bowers Age: 20 res: Waterloo Tp. Place of Birth: Waterloo Tp. Names of Parents: Cyrus Bowers & Elisabeth Croft Witness(S): Name: Joseph Bowers res: Waterloo Tp. Name: Maria Bowman res: Blair Date of Marriage: Sept. 2, 1874

    4. [S1946] Census - ON, Waterloo, Waterloo Twp. - 1861 (South Division), Div. 5 Page 33.

    5. [S7] News - ON, Waterloo, Kitchener - Berliner Journal (1859-1917), 10 Sep 1874.
      02 Sep 1874 By Pastor Tuerk in Berlin, at the home of the father of the bride, Robert Bollert, merchant, of Harriston, was married to Malinde Bowers, daughter of Cyrus Bowers, Esq., Waterloo Township.