Waterloo Region Generations
A record of the people of Waterloo Region, Ontario.
Joseph Roman Winterhalt

Joseph Roman Winterhalt[1]

Male 1853 - 1920  (66 years)

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  • Name Joseph Roman Winterhalt 
    Born 13 Sep 1853  Preston (Cambridge), Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location  [2, 3, 4, 5
    Gender Male 
    Business Joseph Winterhalt Cigars, Kitchener, , Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Joe's Prime
    Joe's Prime
    JOE'S PRIME Trimmed nailed wood box, of 1897, Joseph Winterhalt, Berlin, Ont.
    image from www.civilization.ca 2013
    Religion 1861  Preston (Cambridge), Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location  [3
    Roman Catholic 
    Residence 1876  Preston (Cambridge), Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location  [1
    Occupation 1891  Kitchener, Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location  [4
    Cigar Manufacturer 
    Religion 1891  Kitchener, Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location  [4
    Roman Catholic 
    Elected Office 1908  Kitchener, Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location  [6
    City of Kitchener Alderman - councilor 
    Waterloo Region Museum Display or Artifact
    Occupation 1911  Kitchener, Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location  [2
    Cigar Maker 
    Berllin-Winterhalt,JosephRoman-Cigar-Advert-1912.JPG
    Berllin-Winterhalt,JosephRoman-Cigar-Advert-1912.JPG
    Religion 1911  Kitchener, Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location  [2
    Roman Catholic 
    Eby ID Number Waterloo-185699P 
    Died 26 May 1920  Kitchener, Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location  [5, 7
    Buried Mount Hope Cemetery, Kitchener, Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location  [5
    Person ID I185699  Generations
    Last Modified 29 Sep 2019 

    Father George Henry "Henry" Winterhalt,   b. 2 Feb 1815, , Alsace Lorraine, France Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 22 Apr 1892, Preston (Cambridge), Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 77 years) 
    Mother Gertrude Kloepfel,   b. 25 Mar 1822, , Alsace Lorraine, France Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 16 Mar 1909, Preston (Cambridge), Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 86 years) 
    Family ID F9379  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

    Family Mary Elizabeth Heiman,   b. 5 Dec 1852, , Prussia, Germany Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. Aug 1923  (Age 70 years) 
    Married Jul 1876  [1, 4
    Children 
     1. Anna Maria Winterhalt,   b. Sep 1876, Preston (Cambridge), Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. Yes, date unknown
     2. Joseph Roman Winterhalt,   b. 1879, , Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. Yes, date unknown
     3. John Francis Winterhalt,   b. 22 Aug 1884, Kitchener, Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 1925  (Age 40 years)
    Last Modified 30 Sep 2019 
    Family ID F245450  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

  • Event Map
    Link to Google MapsBorn - 13 Sep 1853 - Preston (Cambridge), Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsBusiness - - Joseph Winterhalt Cigars, Kitchener, , Ontario, Canada Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsReligion - Roman Catholic - 1861 - Preston (Cambridge), Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsResidence - 1876 - Preston (Cambridge), Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsOccupation - Cigar Manufacturer - 1891 - Kitchener, Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsReligion - Roman Catholic - 1891 - Kitchener, Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsElected Office - City of Kitchener Alderman - councilor - 1908 - Kitchener, Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsOccupation - Cigar Maker - 1911 - Kitchener, Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsReligion - Roman Catholic - 1911 - Kitchener, Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsDied - 26 May 1920 - Kitchener, Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsBuried - - Mount Hope Cemetery, Kitchener, Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Link to Google Earth
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  • Photos
    Joseph Winterhalt 1906
    Joseph Winterhalt 1906
    Cigar manufacturer Kitchener, Ontario 1906 From Berlin Today 1806-1906 Official Souvenir
    Joseph Winterhalt
    Joseph Winterhalt
    From: Berlin Celebration of Cityhood - Issued by Authority of the City. Berlin Ontario, Issued in Commemoration of its Celebration of Cityhood July 17th 1912.

  • Notes 
    • License Inspector Winterhalt Dead at Kitchener

      License Inspector Joseph Winterhalt died suddenly at his home in Kitchener on Wednesday morning. For a number of years he conducted a cigar business in Kitchener and also spent many years on the road as a traveller. When the O. T. A. came into effect be was appointed license inspector and has held the position since 1916. During the winter he was taken seriously, ill, following a slight accident. He was confined to his home for a number of weeks, but recovered sufficiently to resume his duties. He is survived by his widow and several children. He was about 65 years of age.

      New Hamburg Independent, May 28, 1920

  • Sources 
    1. [S7] News - ON, Waterloo, Kitchener - Berliner Journal (1859-1917), 3 Aug 1876.
      25 Jun 1876 By Rev. Dr. Funcken, C.R., Berlin, Joseph Winterhalt of Preston was married to Maria Heimann of Waterloo.

    2. [S340] Census - ON, Waterloo, Berlin - 1911, Div 35 Page 7.

    3. [S1473] Census - ON, Waterloo, Preston - 1861, Div. 2 Page 29.

    4. [S1592] Census - ON, Waterloo, Berlin - 1891, Section 2 Page 14.

    5. [S370] Cemetery - ON, Waterloo, Kitchener - Mount Hope Roman Catholic CC#4517 Internet Link .
      South: Michael Heyman/ 1816-1892/ Anna Woeygka/ his wife / 1826-1894/ R.I.P./
      (A) Mother (B) Father
      East: Milton/ Fries/ 1905-1979/ Mary/ Winterhalt/ 1908-1996/
      North: Joseph Winterhalt/ 1853-1920/ Mary E. Heyman/ his wife/ 1853-1923/ R.I.P./ Winterhalt/
      West: John F./ Winterhalt/ 1884-1925/ Florence C./ Winterhalt/ 1890-1978/
      (A) John F. (B) Milton Fries/ 1905-1979/ wife/ Mary Winterhalt/ 1908-1996/

    6. [S1775] Berlin: Celebration of Cityhood, pg 36.

    7. [S2264] Census - ON, Waterloo, Kitchener - 1921, Sub Dist. 24 Page 14.