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

Christian Straus[1]

Male 1837 - 1910  (73 years)


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  • Name Christian Straus 
    Born 28 Mar 1837  Wellesley Twp., Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location  [2, 3
    Gender Male 
    Residence 1861  Carrick Twp., Bruce Co., Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location  [4
    • Was a laborer lving with Michael and Regina Haus in Carrick Township.
    Residence 1861  Carrick Twp., Bruce Co., Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location  [3
    Residence 1861  Wellesley Twp., Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location  [2
    Roman Catholic 
    • Listed as absent.
    Residence 1871  Carrick Twp., Bruce Co., Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location  [1
    Occupation 1873  Carrick Twp., Bruce Co., Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location  [5
    farmer 
    Occupation 1901  Carrick Twp., Bruce Co., Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location  [6
    farmer 
    Eby ID Number Waterloo-278235 
    Died 22 Oct 1910  Beal City, Isabella, Michigan, United States Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Person ID I278235  Generations
    Last Modified 22 Apr 2021 

    Father Johannes "John" Straus,   b. 12 Aug 1800, , Germany Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 26 Sep 1887, St. Agatha, Wilmot Twp., Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 87 years) 
    Mother Katherina "Catherine" Kaiser,   b. 1 Aug 1812, , Germany Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 8 Dec 1884, , Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 72 years) 
    Family ID F27113  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

    Family 1 Theresia Benninger,   b. CALC 2 Nov 1843, , Germany Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 18 Oct 1871, Carrick Twp., Bruce Co., Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age ~ 27 years) 
    Married 27 Aug 1861  Carrick Twp., Bruce Co., Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location  [3
    Children 
     1. Catherina "Kate" Straus,   b. Sep 1863, , Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 1956  (Age ~ 92 years)
     2. Regina Strauss,   b. 12 Nov 1870, Formosa, Culross Twp., Bruce Co., Ontario Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 1 Feb 1937, Kitchener, Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 66 years)
    Last Modified 23 Apr 2021 
    Family ID F43594  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

    Family 2 Mary Ann Tschirhart,   b. 4 Jan 1849, Wilmot Twp., Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 17 Nov 1905, Hamilton, Wentworth Co., Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 56 years) 
    Children 
     1. Peter Christian Straus,   b. 7 Jan 1873, Carrick Twp., Bruce Co., Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 3 Jan 1963, St. Clements, Wellesley Twp., Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 89 years)
    Last Modified 23 Apr 2021 
    Family ID F46484  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

  • Sources 
    1. [S7] News - ON, Waterloo, Kitchener - Berliner Journal (1859-1917), 2 Nov 1871.
      Theresia Strauss died 18 Oct 1871 in Carrick, née Benninger, wife of Christian, 27 yrs, 11 mths, 16 days.

    2. [S855] Census - ON, Waterloo, Wellesley Twp. - 1861, Div. 8 Page 44.

    3. [S69] Vit - ON, Bruce - Bruce County Marriage Register 1858 -1869.
      T. Beninger Birth Place: Germany Residence: Carrick Township Age: 17 Estimated Birth Year: abt 1844 Father Name: J. Mother Name: R. Gabel Spouse Name: Christian Straaut Spouse's Age: 24 Spouse Birth Year: abt 1837 Spouse Birth Place: Waterloo Spouse Residence: Carrick Township Spouse Father Name: J. Spouse Mother Name: K. Kaiser Marriage Date: 27 Aug 1861 Marriage County or District:Bruce

    4. [S1331] Census - ON, Bruce, Carrick - 1861, Div 2 pg 5.

    5. [S655] z Vit - ON - Birth Registration, 2271 (4 jan 1873), Peter Straus.
      Peter Straus(s) b. 4 Jan 1873, s/o Christian Strauss (farmer of Carrick) & Mary Ann Tschirhart

    6. [S1749] Census - ON, Bruce, Carrick - 1901, Div 3 Pg 10.
      Christian Straus, b. 28 Mar 1837, b. Ontario, farmer
      Maryann b. 4 Jan 1849
      Agata 28 Jul 1882
      Fred? 15 Jan 1883
      Leo 8 Mar? 1892

  • Event Map
    Link to Google MapsBorn - 28 Mar 1837 - Wellesley Twp., Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsResidence - 1861 - Carrick Twp., Bruce Co., Ontario, Canada Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsResidence - 1861 - Carrick Twp., Bruce Co., Ontario, Canada Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsResidence - Roman Catholic - 1861 - Wellesley Twp., Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsMarried - 27 Aug 1861 - Carrick Twp., Bruce Co., Ontario, Canada Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsResidence - 1871 - Carrick Twp., Bruce Co., Ontario, Canada Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsOccupation - farmer - 1873 - Carrick Twp., Bruce Co., Ontario, Canada Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsOccupation - farmer - 1901 - Carrick Twp., Bruce Co., Ontario, Canada Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsDied - 22 Oct 1910 - Beal City, Isabella, Michigan, United States Link to Google Earth
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