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

Philip Fischer[1]

Male 1801 - 1869  (68 years)


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  • Name Philip Fischer 
    Born 1801  , Germany Find all individuals with events at this location  [2, 3
    Gender Male 
    Residence 1848  Waterloo Twp., Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location  [4
    Occupation 1852  Waterloo Twp., Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location  [5
    farmer 
    Eby ID Number Waterloo-25905 
    Died 8 Apr 1869  Waterloo Twp., Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location  [2, 6
    Buried Mount Hope Cemetery, Kitchener, Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Person ID I25905  Generations
    Last Modified 19 May 2020 

    Family Caroline Wilhelm,   b. 29 Feb 1812, , Germany Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 21 Apr 1870, Strasburg (Kitchener) Waterloo Twp., Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 58 years) 
    Children 
     1. Fredericka Agnes Fischer,   b. 11 Oct 1830, , Baden, Germany Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 11 Feb 1905, , Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 74 years)
     2. Margaret Fischer,   b. 16 Sep 1832, , Baden, Germany Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 12 Aug 1922  (Age 89 years)
     3. Wilhelm W. "William" Fischer,   b. 27 May 1834, Oehnsbach, Baden, Germany Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. Aug 1913, Chepstow, Greenock Twp., Bruce Co., Ontario Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 79 years)
     4. John Fischer,   b. 2 Nov 1837, Dundas, West Flamborough Twp., Wentworth Co., Ontario Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 18 Jul 1901  (Age 63 years)
     5. George W. Fischer,   b. 9 Apr 1839, , Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 8 Aug 1910  (Age 71 years)
     6. Joseph W. Fischer,   b. 5 Jul 1848, Waterloo Twp., Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. Bef 1911  (Age < 62 years)
    Last Modified 19 May 2020 
    Family ID F8404  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

  • Photos
    Philip Fischer and Caroline Wilhelm abt 1865
    Philip Fischer and Caroline Wilhelm abt 1865
    https://www.uoguelph.ca/~cfischer/fischer/images/sb1a.htm
    Philip Fischer and Caroline Wilhelm abt 1865
    Philip Fischer and Caroline Wilhelm abt 1865
    https://www.uoguelph.ca/~cfischer/fischer/images/sb1a.htm

  • Notes 
    • In 1835, from Oensbach, Grand Duchy of Baden, between the Rhine and the Black Forest, Philip and Caroline Fischer and their children travelled to Canada. They settled first in the Dundas area, and then in Waterloo, Ontario. Their second child, Margaret Fischer, born in Germany in 1832, met and married Xavier Schuller and settled in St. Agatha. Margaret Schuller eventually became the grandmother of Johanna Strauss when her only daughter Mary, in 1886, married Anthony Strauss, and in 1891 gave birth to Johanna, subsequently Johanna Strauss Sehl.....


      Women of Waterloo County, edited by Ruth Russell

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      Philip is reported to have been born in Waldulm, Ortenaukreis, Baden-Wuerttemberg, Germany, documentation needed.

  • Sources 
    1. [S4] Vit - ON - Marriage Registration.
      Joseph Fischer Born: Canada Age: 21 Father: Philip Fischer Mother: Caroline Wilhelm Fischer Born: abt 1849 Spouse: Josephine Hundt Age: 21 born: Canada Father: Maunce Hundt Mother: Catharine Hundt married 11 Jan 1870

    2. [S7] News - ON, Waterloo, Kitchener - Berliner Journal (1859-1917), 8 Apr 1869.
      Phillip Fischer died 6 Apr 1869 near Strassburg, 67 yrs.

    3. [S131] Census - ON, Waterloo, Waterloo Twp. - 1851, Div 5 Pg 22.
      Philip FISHER Farmer Birthplace: Germany Age 50 Roman Catholic
      Caroline FISHER Birthplace: Germany Age 40 Roman Catholic
      William FISHER Labourer Birthplace: Germany Age 17 Roman Catholic
      John FISHER Birthplace: Canada Age 15 Roman Catholic
      George FISHER Birthplace: Canada Age 13 Roman Catholic
      Joseph FISHER Birthplace: Canada Age 3 Roman Catholic

    4. [S419] Church Records - ON, Waterloo, Wilmot Twp - Roman Catholic minsters Lucas Caveng and Ruber Ebner.
      Ghil Fischer & Carolin b. Wilhelm. Res: Waterloo Born: 5 Jul 1848 Name of Child Joseph

    5. [S131] Census - ON, Waterloo, Waterloo Twp. - 1851, Div 5 Pg 22.

    6. [S7] News - ON, Waterloo, Kitchener - Berliner Journal (1859-1917), 21 Apr 1870.
      Caroline Fischer died 14 Apr 1870 in Strassburg, née Wilhelm, widow of late Philipp (died 1 yr. ago), 58 yrs, 1 mth, 14 days.

  • Event Map
    Link to Google MapsBorn - 1801 - , Germany Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsResidence - 1848 - Waterloo Twp., Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsOccupation - farmer - 1852 - Waterloo Twp., Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsDied - 8 Apr 1869 - Waterloo Twp., 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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