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

Peter Jansen[1]

Male 1840 - 1907  (67 years)


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  • Name Peter Jansen 
    Born 23 Feb 1840  , Prussia, Germany Find all individuals with events at this location  [1, 2, 3, 4, 5, 6, 7, 8, 9, 10
    Gender Male 
    Immigration 1847  , Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location  [4
    Immigration 1847  , Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location  [2
    Naturalization 1862  [4
    Residence 1864  Elmira, Woolwich Twp., Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location  [7
    Occupation 1871  Woolwich Twp., Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location  [8
    Ploughmaker 
    Occupation 1881  Woolwich Twp., Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location  [6
    Plough Maker 
    Business 1886  19 Church St. E., Elmira, Ontario Find all individuals with events at this location 
    • Founded in 1886 by Messrs. P. Jansen of Elmira and Abs. Merner of Waterloo to manufacture and repair agricultural machinery. About 1900 Waterloo Manufacturing Company acquired the business then in 1902 the foundry was purchased by a joint stock company and became known as the Elmira Agricultural Works Company, Limited.
    Occupation 1891  Elmira, Woolwich Twp., Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location  [10
    Gentleman 
    Residence 1891  Elmira, Woolwich Twp., Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location  [10
    Lutheran 
    Retired 1901  [4
    Residence 1907  30 Church St. E., Elmira, Ontario Find all individuals with events at this location  [9
    Eby ID Number Waterloo-26037 
    Died 9 Aug 1907  Elmira Agricultural Works Co. Limited, Elmira, Ontario Find all individuals with events at this location  [5, 9
    Cause: dilalation of the heart (1 year) 
    Buried Elmira Union Cemetery, Elmira, Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location  [5
    Person ID I26037  Generations
    Last Modified 23 Feb 2021 

    Father Mathias Jansen,   b. 1806, Rhineland, Prussia, Germany Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 15 Sep 1883, Elmira, Woolwich Twp., Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 77 years) 
    Mother Anna Catherine Zingsheim,   b. 13 Feb 1813, Wiskirchen, Rhinish, Prussia, Germany Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 20 Feb 1906, Elmira, Woolwich Twp., Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 93 years) 
    Married 1839 
    Family ID F7091  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

    Family 1 Catherine Klinck,   b. 25 Jun 1841, , Germany Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 18 Apr 1925  (Age 83 years) 
    Married 13 Dec 1864  Elmira, Woolwich Twp., Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location  [7
    Children 
     1. Caroline Jansen,   b. 14 Jan 1866, Elmira, Woolwich Twp., Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 2 Oct 1939, Elmira, Woolwich Twp., Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 73 years)
     2. Arnold K. Jansen,   b. 18 Mar 1868, Elmira, Woolwich Twp., Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 158 Queen St. N., Kitchener, Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location
     3. Carl "Charles" Jansen,   b. 29 Sep 1871, Elmira, Woolwich Twp., Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. Yes, date unknown
     4. Henry Jansen,   b. 1872, Elmira, Woolwich Twp., Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. Yes, date unknown
     5. Albert Jansen,   b. CALC 5 Dec 1879, Elmira, Woolwich Twp., Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 30 Jul 1906, Ottawa, Carleton Co., Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age ~ 26 years)
     6. Louisa Jansen,   b. 18 Mar 1882, Elmira, Woolwich Twp., Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 21 Apr 1949  (Age 67 years)
    Last Modified 24 Feb 2021 
    Family ID F6781  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

    Children 
     1. Arnold K. Jansen,   b. 18 Mar 1868, Elmira, Woolwich Twp., Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 158 Queen St. N., Kitchener, Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location
     2. Albert Jansen,   b. CALC 5 Dec 1879, Elmira, Woolwich Twp., Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 30 Jul 1906, Ottawa, Carleton Co., Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age ~ 26 years)
    Last Modified 24 Feb 2021 
    Family ID F267787  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

  • Sources 
    1. [S2403] News - Unidentified Newspaper Obituary, Obituary of Albert Jansen.

    2. [S161] Census - ON, Waterloo, Elmira - 1901, Elmira (Village) B Page 6.

    3. [S131] Census - ON, Waterloo, Waterloo Twp. - 1851, Div 1 Pg 27.

    4. [S161] Census - ON, Waterloo, Elmira - 1901, Elmira (Village) B. Page 6.

    5. [S98] Cemetery - ON, Waterloo, Woolwich - Elmira Union CC#4578 Internet Link.
      J/Jansen/ Peter Jansen/ Died Aug. 9, 1908 In His 68th Year/ Katherine Klinck/ His Wife/ Died Apr. 18, 1925 In Her 84th Year./ (Left) - Albert Jansen/ Died July 30, 1906/ Aged 27 Yrs. 7 Ms./ Eccl. V11.11./ Louise Jansen/ Born Mar. 18, 1883/ Died Apr. 21, 1949/ 1 Cor. Xv. Liv. - Lv11.

    6. [S130] Census - ON, Waterloo, Woolwich - 1881, Div. 2 Page 69.

    7. [S5] Vit - - ON, Waterloo - 1858-1869 Marriage Register.
      Peter Jansen Res: Elmira Age: 27 Father: Mathias Mother: Catherine Born: 1837 Spouse: Catherine Klinck Age: 23 Res: Elmira Born: Gries KleinBaiden 1841 Father: Nicolaus Mother: Philippine married 13 Dec 1864 county: Waterloo

    8. [S144] Census - ON, Waterloo, Woolwich - 1871, Div. 3, Pg. 19.

    9. [S713] Vit - ON - Death Registration, death certificate 30370 (1907), Peter Jansen.
      Peter Jansen, d. 9 Aug 1907 Elmira, aged 67y, 5m, 7d, 30 Church St., b. Germany, cause: dilalation of the heart (1 year)

    10. [S2057] Census - ON, Waterloo, Elmira - 1891, Pg. 25.

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    Link to Google MapsBorn - 23 Feb 1840 - , Prussia, Germany Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsImmigration - 1847 - , Ontario, Canada Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsImmigration - 1847 - , Ontario, Canada Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsResidence - 1864 - Elmira, Woolwich Twp., Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsMarried - 13 Dec 1864 - Elmira, Woolwich Twp., Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsOccupation - Ploughmaker - 1871 - Woolwich Twp., Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsOccupation - Plough Maker - 1881 - Woolwich Twp., Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsBusiness - 1886 - 19 Church St. E., Elmira, Ontario Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsOccupation - Gentleman - 1891 - Elmira, Woolwich Twp., Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsResidence - Lutheran - 1891 - Elmira, Woolwich Twp., Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsResidence - 1907 - 30 Church St. E., Elmira, Ontario Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsDied - Cause: dilalation of the heart (1 year) - 9 Aug 1907 - Elmira Agricultural Works Co. Limited, Elmira, Ontario Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsBuried - - Elmira Union Cemetery, Elmira, Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Link to Google Earth
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