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

John Zinn

Male 1859 - 1940  (~ 80 years)


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  • Name John Zinn 
    Born Nov 1859  Wellesley Twp., Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location  [1
    Gender Male 
    Occupation 1911  Kitchener, Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location  [1
    Tanner, Fannery 
    Religion 1911  Kitchener, Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location  [1
    Lutheran 
    Eby ID Number Waterloo-185935 
    Died 28 Feb 1940  Kitchener, Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Buried 1 Mar 1940  Woodland Cem., Kitchener, Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Person ID I185935  Generations
    Last Modified 22 Oct 2019 

    Father John Zinn,   b. 1819, , Germany Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. Yes, date unknown 
    Mother Catharine Doerbecker,   b. 1823, of, Waterloo City, Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. Yes, date unknown 
    Married 14 Nov 1848  Greenbush (Kitchener), Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location  [2
    Family ID F16794  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

    Family Mary Ann Stoskopf,   b. Oct 1870, Ellice Township, Perth Co., Ontario Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 1950  (Age ~ 79 years) 
    Married 27 Sep 1894  Ellice Twp., Perth Co., Ontario Find all individuals with events at this location  [3
    Children 
     1. Alfred John Zinn,   b. May 1899, Listowel, Perth County, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. Yes, date unknown
     2. Walter Henry Zinn,   b. 10 Dec 1906, Kitchener, Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 14 Feb 2000  (Age 93 years)
    Last Modified 22 Oct 2019 
    Family ID F184523  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

  • Notes 
    • John Zinn

      A native of Wellesley, John Zinn, age 80. died early Wednesday at his home, 176 Victoria street north. He was a member of St. Mark's Lutheran church. Mr. Zinn was employed at Lang Tanning Company for 36 years. Surviving are his wife two sons, Albert J. at home and Dr. Walter of New York, N.Y. Funeral services will be held from the residence today (Friday) at 2 o'clock to St. Mark's Lutheran interment in Woodland cemetery.

      Waterloo Chronicle 1 Mar 1940 pg 3

  • Sources 
    1. [S340] Census - ON, Waterloo, Berlin - 1911, Div 35 Page 12.

    2. [S6] Church Records - ON, Waterloo - Bindeman, F. W. - Card Index Kitchener Public Library.
      Heinrich Zinn, 28, labourer of Wilmot married 14 Nov 1848 Greenbush by banns to Cathrine Durrbecker, 24, of Waterloo, wit: Conrad Ekstein - labourer of Waterloo & Conrad Wettlaufer - tanner of Wilmot

    3. [S4] Vit - ON - Marriage Registration.
      Name: John Zinn Age: 34 Birth Date: abt 1860 Birth Place: Waterloo County, Ontario Marriage Date: 27 Sep 1894 Marriage County or District: Perth Father: Henry Zinn Mother: Catherine Doerbecker Spouse: Mary Ann Stoskopf Spouse's Age: 23 Spouse Birth Date: abt 1871 Spouse Birth Place: Ellice Spouse Father: Theobald Stoskopf Spouse Mother: Christine Barth

  • Event Map
    Link to Google MapsBorn - Nov 1859 - Wellesley Twp., Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsMarried - 27 Sep 1894 - Ellice Twp., Perth Co., Ontario Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsOccupation - Tanner, Fannery - 1911 - Kitchener, Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsReligion - Lutheran - 1911 - Kitchener, Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsDied - 28 Feb 1940 - Kitchener, Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsBuried - 1 Mar 1940 - Woodland Cem., Kitchener, Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Link to Google Earth
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