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

John Hoffman

Male 1824 - 1908  (83 years)


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  • Name John Hoffman 
    Born 25 Jun 1824  , Germany Find all individuals with events at this location  [1, 2, 3, 4, 5, 6
    Gender Male 
    Emigration 1845  [1
    Occupation 1852  Wilmot Twp., Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location  [7
    tailor 
    Occupation 1861  Wellesley Twp., Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location  [3
    Farmer 
    Religion 1861  Wellesley Twp., Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location  [3
    Lutheran 
    Occupation 1871  Wellesley Twp., Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location  [5
    Farmer 
    Religion 1871  Wellesley Twp., Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location  [5
    Lutheran 
    Residence 1871  Wellesley Twp., Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location  [5
    Lot 11 Con. 4 Wellesley Township 
    Occupation 1881  Wellesley Twp., Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location  [2
    Farmer 
    Occupation 1881  Wellesley Twp., Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location  [2
    Farmer 
    Retired 1901  Wellesley Twp., Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location  [1
    Eby ID Number Waterloo-277194 
    Died 15 Jan 1908  Wellesley Twp., Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location  [4, 6
    Cause: Asthma 
    Buried Rushes Cemetery, Wellesley Twp., Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location  [6
    Person ID I277194  Generations
    Last Modified 19 May 2020 

    Family Regina Hill,   b. CALC 8 Nov 1830, , Germany Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 24 Nov 1898, Wellesley Twp., Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age ~ 68 years) 
    Children 
     1. Heinrich "Henry" Hoffman,   b. 24 Jan 1854, Wilmot Twp., Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 28 Jan 1902, Wellesley Twp., Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 48 years)
     2. George Hoffman,   b. 1858, , Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. Yes, date unknown
     3. Jacob Hoffman,   b. 18 Jul 1862, Wellesley Twp., Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. Bef 1921  (Age < 58 years)
     4. Jacob C. Hoffman,   b. 1858, , Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 28 Jul 1918, Wellesley Twp., Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 60 years)
     5. George Dietrich Hoffman,   b. 16 Dec 1858, Wellesley Twp., Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 28 Sep 1921, Wellesley Twp., Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 62 years)
     6. Marcel (?) Hoffman,   b. 1861, , Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. Yes, date unknown
    Last Modified 19 May 2020 
    Family ID F233824  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

  • Notes 
    • As we go to press we learn of the death of John Hoffman which took place at his home yesterday (Wednesday. [sic] Deceased who reached the advanced age of 82 years and 7 months was well known throughout the district having lived in this vicinity for many years. The funeral will take place from residence of Jacob Hoffmann, section line, on Saturday afternoon at 2 o'clock. Interment in Rush's cemetery.

      Wellesley Maple Leaf, January 16, 1908

  • Sources 
    1. [S160] Census - ON, Waterloo, Wellesley Twp. - 1901, Wellesley E-4 Page 3.

    2. [S113] Census - ON, Waterloo, Wellesley Twp. - 1881, Division 4 Page 25.

    3. [S855] Census - ON, Waterloo, Wellesley Twp. - 1861, Div. 5 Page 22.

    4. [S2191] News - ON, Waterloo, Wellesley - Wellesley Maple Leaf, Obituary of John Hoffman - January 16, 1908.

    5. [S2534] aaaWellesley Township 1871, Section 2 Page 28.

    6. [S241] Cemetery - ON, Waterloo, Wellesley - Rushes CC#4536 Waterloo Region Branch, Ontario Genealogical Society.
      [Right] Henry Hoffman/ Died/ Jan. 28, 1902/ Aged 48 yrs. 4 ds./ Hoffman
      [Left] Regina Hill/ Wife of/ John Hoffman/ Died/ Nov. 24, 1898/ Aged 68 yrs. 16 ds./ We cannot tell who next may fall/ Beneath thy chastening rod/ One must be first but let us all/ Prepare to meet our God/ John Hoffman/ Died/ Jan. 15, 1908/ Aged 82 yrs. 7 ms. 6 ds.

    7. [S22] Vit - ON, Perth - Perth County Baptism, Marriage & Burial Register 1852 - 1859, by Rev.'d F. W. Tuerk Minister of the St. John's Evangelical Lutheran Church Ellice pg 49-54.
      bapt. 2 Apr 1854, Henry b. 24 Jan 1854, son of John and Regine Hoffmann, of Wilmot, Tailor

  • Event Map
    Link to Google MapsBorn - 25 Jun 1824 - , Germany Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsOccupation - tailor - 1852 - Wilmot Twp., Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsOccupation - Farmer - 1861 - Wellesley Twp., Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsReligion - Lutheran - 1861 - Wellesley Twp., Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsOccupation - Farmer - 1871 - Wellesley Twp., Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsReligion - Lutheran - 1871 - Wellesley Twp., Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsResidence - Lot 11 Con. 4 Wellesley Township - 1871 - Wellesley Twp., Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsOccupation - Farmer - 1881 - Wellesley Twp., Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsOccupation - Farmer - 1881 - Wellesley Twp., Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsRetired - 1901 - Wellesley Twp., Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsDied - Cause: Asthma - 15 Jan 1908 - Wellesley Twp., Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsBuried - - Rushes Cemetery, Wellesley Twp., Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Link to Google Earth
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