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

Johann "John" Dessler

Male 1820 - 1877  (56 years)


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  • Name Johann "John" Dessler 
    Born 5 Nov 1820  , Germany Find all individuals with events at this location  [1, 2, 3, 4
    Gender Male 
    Name John Dessler  [5
    Occupation 1871  Waterloo Twp., Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location  [4
    Laborer 
    Residence 1871  Waterloo Twp., Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location  [4
    Lutheran 
    Eby ID Number Waterloo-29582 
    Died 13 Feb 1877  Chicopee (Kitchener), Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location  [1, 2, 3, 6
    Cause: apoplexy (suddenly) 
    Buried Freeport Pioneer Cemetery, Waterloo Township, Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location  [1
    Person ID I29582  Generations
    Last Modified 19 May 2022 

    Family 1 Margaret Beidorf,   b. 16 May 1821, , Germany Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 30 Jun 1895, Kitchener, Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 74 years) 
    Children 
     1. Jacob B. Dessler,   b. 13 Oct 1854, Waterloo Twp., Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 11 Apr 1923, Waterloo Twp., Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 68 years)
     2. Wilhelmina Dessler,   b. 1856, Waterloo Twp., Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 16 Apr 1900, Kitchener, Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 44 years)
     3. John Dessler,   b. 13 Sep 1858, Waterloo Twp., Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 3 Apr 1926, Kitchener, Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 67 years)
     4. Henrietta "Harriet" Dessler,   b. 19 Mar 1861, Waterloo Twp., Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 1937  (Age 75 years)
    Last Modified 20 May 2022 
    Family ID F7790  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

    Family 2 Margaret Deirdorf,   b. 1820, , Germany Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. Yes, date unknown 
    Children 
     1. Jacob Dessler,   b. 1854, , Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. Yes, date unknown
     2. Mena Dessler,   b. 1857, , Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. Yes, date unknown
     3. John Dessler,   b. 1858, , Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. Yes, date unknown
     4. Henrietta Dessler,   b. 1860, , Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. Yes, date unknown
    Last Modified 20 May 2022 
    Family ID F273895  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

  • Sources 
    1. [S209] Cemetery - ON, Waterloo, Freeport - Freeport Pioneer CC#5432 Internet Link.
      Hier ruhet in Gott/ John Dessler/ geb.5 Nov.1820/ gest.13 Feb.1877/ Alt. 56 Jah.3 Mo./ und (8) Tage/ [verse]/

    2. [S116] Vit - ON - Death Registration, 15275-1877 John Dessler.
      death date is given as 5 Feb 1877 cemetery stone is different.

    3. [S7] News - ON, Waterloo, Kitchener - Berliner Journal (1859-1917), 13 Feb 1877.
      Died 13 Feb 1877 In Chicopee, Waterloo Township, Johann Dessler died at the age of 56 years, 3 months, 8 days.

    4. [S514] Census - ON, Waterloo, Waterloo Twp. - 1871, Sect. 1 Page 34.

    5. [S4] Vit - ON - Marriage Registration, 011070-78.
      Jacob DESSLER, 24, farmer, Waterloo Twp, Waterloo Twp, s/o John & Margaret married Phoebe ZELLER, 23, Waterloo Twp, Waterloo Twp, d/o Philip & Sarah, witn: George & Conrad FISCHER both of Waterloo Twp, 20 October 1878 in Waterloo Twp

    6. [S1592] Census - ON, Waterloo, Berlin - 1891, Section 1 Page 37.

  • Event Map
    Link to Google MapsBorn - 5 Nov 1820 - , Germany Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsOccupation - Laborer - 1871 - Waterloo Twp., Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsResidence - Lutheran - 1871 - Waterloo Twp., Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsDied - Cause: apoplexy (suddenly) - 13 Feb 1877 - Chicopee (Kitchener), Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsBuried - - Freeport Pioneer Cemetery, Waterloo Township, Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Link to Google Earth
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