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

Jacob L. Kuepfer

Male 1830 - 1861  (31 years)


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  • Name Jacob L. Kuepfer 
    Born 1830  Wilmot Twp., Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location  [1, 2, 3
    Gender Male 
    Occupation 1852  Wilmot Twp., Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location  [2
    Laborer 
    Residence 1852  Wilmot Twp., Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location  [2
    Amish 
    Occupation 1861  Wilmot Twp., Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location 
    carpenter 
    Residence 1861  Wilmot Twp., Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location  [1
    Residence 1861  Wilmot Twp., Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location  [3
    Mennonite 
    Eby ID Number Waterloo-239456 
    Died 27 Mar 1861  Wilmot Twp., Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Person ID I239456  Generations
    Last Modified 12 May 2024 

    Father Jacob S. Kuepfer,   b. 3 May 1798, , , Switzerland Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 23 Aug 1862, Wilmot Twp., Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 64 years) 
    Mother Mary Lichti,   b. 1807, Flanders, , Belgium Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 20 Dec 1889, Wilmot Twp., Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 82 years) 
    Family ID F31013  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

    Family Veronica "Frany" Buerge,   b. 7 Jan 1838, Wilmot Twp., Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 6 Jun 1923, , Gratiot Co, Michigan Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 85 years) 
    Married 22 Jan 1861  , Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location  [1
    Children 
     1. Jacob B. Kuepfer,   b. 26 Nov 1861, Wilmot Twp., Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. Yes, date unknown
    Last Modified 13 May 2024 
    Family ID F40097  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

  • Notes 
    • A-2-149 Jacob Kuepfer Letters of Guardianship. Whereas Nicolaus Lichty and Christian Eicher Boshart of the Township of Wilmot, Yeoman, by petition to the said Court did set forth that Jacob Kuepfer, late of the Township of Wilmot, Carpenter, died on or about the 27th day of March 1861, leaving Jacob Kuepfer his natural and lawful child, the said Jacob Kuepfer being an infant under the age of one year and that the said Jacob Kuepfer resides at the Township of Wilmot…that the said Jacob Kuepfer died intestate and without appointing any Curator or Guardian of the said infant. That due notice has been given of the petitioners intention to apply to be appointed Guardians and that your Petitioners are the natural uncles of the said infant. That Veronica Kuepfer, the mother of the said infant has given her consent in writing to such appointment and prayed that they may be appointed Guardians of the said infant, pursuant to the statute in that behalf and that letters of Guardianship might be granted to them by the said Court. Be it known that on the second day of June 1862 the said Nicolaus Lichti and Christian Eicher Boshart were appointed Guardians of him the said Jacob Kuepfer and these Letters of Guardianship are accordingly granted by the said Court to the said Nicolaus Lichti and Christian Eicher Boshart with power and authority to them to do all such acts matters and things as Guardians may or ought to do under and by virtue of any act of the parliament of Upper Canada or of this Province, relating to minors and their property…

      BOND …To the Surrogate Court, County of Waterloo. Know all men by these presents that we Nicolaus Lichti and Christian Eicher Boshart both of the township of Wilmot, in the County of Waterloo, Yeomen, Jacob Littwiller of the Township of Wilmot, Yeoman, and Leonhard Streicker of the Township of Wellesley, Yeoman, are held and firmly bound unto Jacob Kuepfer of the Township of Wilmot, the infant child of Jacob Kuepfer, late of the Township of Wilmot, aforesaid Carpenter, deceased, in the following penal sums, that is to say, the said Nicolaus Lichti in the sum of one thousand four hundred dollars, the said Christian Eicher Boshart in the sum of one thousand four hundred, the said Jacob Littwiller in the sum of one thousand four hundred, the said Leonhart Streicker in the sum of one thousand four hundred dollars…

      Letters granted 2nd June 1862
      Died 27th March 1861

  • Sources 
    1. [S5] Vit - - ON, Waterloo - 1858-1869 Marriage Register.
      Jacob Kessfer Birth Place: Wilmot Township Residence: Wilmot Township Age: 29 Estimated Birth Year: abt 1832 Father Name: Jacob Mother Name: Mary Spouse Name: Franny Buergy Spouse's Age: 22 Spouse Estimated Birth Year: abt 1839 Spouse Birth Place: Wilmot Township Spouse residence: Wilmot Township Spouse Father Name: Jacob Spouse Mother Name: Elizabeth Marriage Date: 22 Jan 1861 Marriage County: Waterloo

    2. [S134] Census - ON, Waterloo, Wilmot - 1851, Div. 4 Page 11.

    3. [S844] Census - ON, Waterloo, Wilmot - 1861, Sect. 14 Page 91.

  • Event Map
    Link to Google MapsBorn - 1830 - Wilmot Twp., Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsOccupation - Laborer - 1852 - Wilmot Twp., Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsResidence - Amish - 1852 - Wilmot Twp., Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsOccupation - carpenter - 1861 - Wilmot Twp., Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsResidence - 1861 - Wilmot Twp., Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsResidence - Mennonite - 1861 - Wilmot Twp., Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsMarried - 22 Jan 1861 - , Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsDied - 27 Mar 1861 - Wilmot Twp., Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Link to Google Earth
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