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

Sarah J.

Female 1821 - 1914  (~ 93 years)


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  • Name Sarah J.  
    Born Jul 1821  Rochester Hills, Oakland, Michigan, United States Find all individuals with events at this location  [1, 2
    Gender Female 
    Residence Bef 1911  Preston (Cambridge), Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location  [3
    House of Industry and Refuge 1911  Kitchener, Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location  [3
    inmate 
    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.
    Name Sarah J. Bollen 
    Religion 1911  Kitchener, Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location  [1
    Baptist 
    Eby ID Number Waterloo-177205 
    Died 27 Dec 1914  Kitchener, Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location  [2
    Cause: senile debility - old age - heart failure 
    Buried Guelph City, Wellington Co., Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location  [2
    Person ID I177205  Generations
    Last Modified 12 Jun 2019 

    Family Bollen,   b. Abt 1821,   d. Bef 1911  (Age ~ 89 years) 
    Last Modified 14 Jun 2019 
    Family ID F175711  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

  • Event Map
    Link to Google MapsBorn - Jul 1821 - Rochester Hills, Oakland, Michigan, United States Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsResidence - Bef 1911 - Preston (Cambridge), Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsHouse of Industry and Refuge - inmate - 1911 - Kitchener, Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsReligion - Baptist - 1911 - Kitchener, Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsDied - Cause: senile debility - old age - heart failure - 27 Dec 1914 - Kitchener, Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsBuried - - Guelph City, Wellington Co., Ontario, Canada Link to Google Earth
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  • Sources 
    1. [S340] Census - ON, Waterloo, Berlin - 1911, Div. 26 Pg 1.

    2. [S1848] House of Industry and Refuge Burial Register - Kitchener, Pg 17.
      Sarah J. Bolen Died: 27 Dec 1914 Aged 96 Cause: Old Age Comment and Remarks: Entered; Buried by Friends Guelph

    3. [S340] Census - ON, Waterloo, Berlin - 1911, Div. 26 Pg 2.