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

George Steen[1, 2, 3, 4]

Male 1850 - 1940  (89 years)


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  • Name George Steen 
    Born 14 Nov 1850  Waterloo Twp., Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location  [5, 6, 7, 8, 9, 10, 11, 12
    Gender Male 
    Name George Stein 
    Occupation 1871  Waterloo Twp., Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location  [8
    Carpenter 
    Residence 1871  Waterloo Twp., Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location  [8
    Mennonite 
    Residence 1875  Waterloo Twp., Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location  [2
    Occupation 1881  Waterloo Twp., Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location  [9
    Carpenter 
    Residence 1881  Waterloo Twp., Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location  [9
    Lutheran 
    Occupation 1891  Waterloo Twp., Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location  [12
    Farmer 
    Residence 1891  Waterloo Twp., Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location  [12
    Lutheran 
    Occupation 1901  Kitchener, Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location  [7
    Agent 
    Occupation 1911  Kitchener, Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location  [10
    ?, Grocery 
    Residence 1911  Kitchener, Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location  [10
    Lutheran 
    Eby ID Number 00015-1216.48 
    Died 1 Mar 1940  [11
    Buried Mount Hope Cemetery, Waterloo City, Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location  [11
    Person ID I16351  Generations
    Last Modified 26 Jun 2024 

    Father John Steen,   b. 28 Jul 1802, , Pennsylvania, USA Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 27 Jan 1888, Waterloo Twp., Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 85 years) 
    Mother Catharine Bretz,   b. 7 Nov 1805, , Pennsylvania, USA Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 26 Jan 1888, Waterloo Twp., Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 82 years) 
    Married 1 May 1828  [13
    Family ID F4314  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

    Family Maria "Mary" Stroh,   b. 14 Jun 1848, Waterloo Twp., Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 25 Mar 1923  (Age 74 years) 
    Married 22 Mar 1875  Waterloo City, Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location  [2
    Children 
     1. Arthur Steen,   b. 1875, , Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. Yes, date unknown
     2. Clara Steen,   b. 28 May 1878, Waterloo Twp., Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. Yes, date unknown
     3. Ellandora "Eleanora" Steen,   b. 31 May 1879, , Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 1 Nov 1968, Kitchener, Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 89 years)
     4. Elizabeth Catherine "Lizzie" Steen,   b. 29 Aug 1880, , Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 25 Apr 1977  (Age 96 years)
     5. Ottilla M. Steen,   b. 1 Dec 1881, Waterloo Twp., Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 1963, Kitchener, Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 81 years)
     6. John Steen,   b. 18 Apr 1883, , Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. Yes, date unknown
     7. Walter Steen,   b. 21 Dec 1885, , Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. Yes, date unknown
     8. Alberta Steen,   b. 1888, , Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. Yes, date unknown
     9. Albert Steen,   b. 4 May 1888, , Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. Yes, date unknown
    Last Modified 26 Jun 2024 
    Family ID F4331  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

  • Notes 
    • George Steen, "was born November 14th, 1850. He is married to Mary Stroh. They reside in the town of Berlin."


      Eby, Ezra E. (1895). 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: as also much other unpublished historical information chiefly of a local character. Berlin [Kitchener, Ont.]: [s.n.].

  • 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..., 303 and 304.

    2. [S7] News - ON, Waterloo, Kitchener - Berliner Journal (1859-1917), 25 Mar 1875.
      22 Mar 1875 By Pastor J. Schneider in Waterloo, Georg Steen was married to Maria Stroh, both of Waterloo Township.

    3. [S2403] News - Unidentified Newspaper Obituary, Obituary of John Stroh.

    4. [S4] Vit - ON - Marriage Registration, 019034-05.
      Frederick William Kuhn, 27, Occ. Organ Builder, b. Berlin, Res. Woodstock, son of Frederick William Kuhn & Mathilde Dorsch, married Clara Stein, 28, b. Waterloo Twp., Res. Berlin, daughter of George Stein & Maria Stroh, Witn: John Mueller & Elenora Stein, Both of Berlin, 12 Sept 1905 at Berlin

    5. [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..., 303.

    6. [S131] Census - ON, Waterloo, Waterloo Twp. - 1851, Div 1 Pg 47.

    7. [S137] Census - ON, Waterloo, Berlin - 1901, Berlin (Town/Ville) A-4 Page 8.

    8. [S604] Census - ON, Waterloo, Waterloo South - 1871, Div. 1, Pg. 9.

    9. [S224] Census - ON, Waterloo, Waterloo North - 1881, Div 2 Page 22.

    10. [S340] Census - ON, Waterloo, Berlin - 1911, Div. 38 Page 4.

    11. [S192] Cemetery - ON, Waterloo, Waterloo City - Mount Hope CC#4500 Internet Link.
      In/ loving/ memory of/ George Steen/ died/ Mar. 1st 1940/ in his 90th yr.

    12. [S2575] Census - ON, Waterloo Township - 1891, Sect. 2 Page 40.

    13. [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..., 302.

  • Event Map
    Link to Google MapsBorn - 14 Nov 1850 - Waterloo Twp., Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsOccupation - Carpenter - 1871 - Waterloo Twp., Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsResidence - Mennonite - 1871 - Waterloo Twp., Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsResidence - 1875 - Waterloo Twp., Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsMarried - 22 Mar 1875 - Waterloo City, Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsOccupation - Carpenter - 1881 - Waterloo Twp., Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsResidence - Lutheran - 1881 - Waterloo Twp., Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsOccupation - Farmer - 1891 - Waterloo Twp., Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsResidence - Lutheran - 1891 - Waterloo Twp., Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsOccupation - Agent - 1901 - Kitchener, Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsOccupation - ?, Grocery - 1911 - Kitchener, Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsResidence - Lutheran - 1911 - Kitchener, Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsBuried - - Mount Hope Cemetery, Waterloo City, Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Link to Google Earth
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