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

Heinrich "Henry" Braun

Male 1856 - 1934  (78 years)


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  • Name Heinrich "Henry" Braun 
    Born 30 Mar 1856  , Germany Find all individuals with events at this location  [1, 2, 3
    Gender Male 
    Immigration 1871  Canada Find all individuals with events at this location  [2
    Name Henry Braun  [4
    Occupation 1881  Wellesley Twp., Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location  [1
    Carpenter 
    Occupation 1921  Kitchener, Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location  [2
    Carpenter, Planning Mill 
    Religion 1921  Kitchener, Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location  [2
    Lutheran 
    Residence 1921  38 Shantz St., Kitchener, Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location  [2
    Residence 1934  35 Shanley St., Kitchener, Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Eby ID Number Waterloo-315928 
    Died 12 Jul 1934  Kitchener, Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location  [3
    Buried Mount Hope Cemetery, Kitchener, Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location  [3
    Person ID I315928  Generations
    Last Modified 16 Jul 2019 

    Father Conrad Braun,   b. CA 1820,   d. Yes, date unknown 
    Mother Anna Martha 
    Family ID F242090  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

    Family Elizabeth Handstein,   b. 28 Mar 1854, Philipsburg, Wilmot Twp., Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 15 Jul 1933  (Age 79 years) 
    Married 2 Oct 1877  Wellesley Village, Wellesley Twp., Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Children 
     1. Henry Braun,   b. 1877, , Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. Yes, date unknown
     2. Albert P. "Harry" Braun,   b. CALC 13 Apr 1878, Wellesley Twp., Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 13 Oct 1913, Wiarton, Amabel Twp., Bruce Co., Ontario Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age ~ 35 years)
     3. John E. Rek (?) Braun,   b. 28 Aug 1882, Wellesley Twp., Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 1936  (Age 53 years)
     4. Ella Maria Braun,   b. 22 Oct 1886, Wellesley Twp., Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 1960  (Age 73 years)
     5. Wilhelm Peter "William" Braun,   b. 23 May 1889, Wellesley Village, Wellesley Twp., Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 31 Jan 1890, Wellesley Village, Wellesley Twp., Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 0 years)
     6. Mathilde "Tilly" "Matilda" Braun,   b. 8 Apr 1891, Wellesley Twp., Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 1967  (Age 75 years)
    Last Modified 17 Jul 2019 
    Family ID F242089  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

  • Event Map
    Link to Google MapsBorn - 30 Mar 1856 - , Germany Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsImmigration - 1871 - Canada Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsOccupation - Carpenter - 1881 - Wellesley Twp., Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsOccupation - Carpenter, Planning Mill - 1921 - Kitchener, Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsReligion - Lutheran - 1921 - Kitchener, Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsResidence - 1921 - 38 Shantz St., Kitchener, Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsDied - 12 Jul 1934 - Kitchener, 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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  • Notes 
    • Henry Braun

      Death removed Henry Braun, aged resident of Kitchener, who passed away suddenly at his residence, 35 Shanley St., Kitchener. Thursday July 12th. aged 78 years. The late Mr. Braun was born in Germany. but came to Canada at the age of 14. wife, formerly Elizabeth Handstein, whom he married in Wellesley in 1877. died July 15, 1933. Surviving him are two sons, J. Braun of Kitchener and Louis of Bladworth, Sask., two daughters, Ella and Matilda at home and one sister Catherine Braun, who had resided with him for some time. The funeral was held Sunday afternoon, with a private service at the residence, followed by public. services at St. Matthew's Lutheran Church. Burial was made at Mount Hope cemetery.

      Waterloo Chronicle 19 Jul 1934 pg 5

  • Sources 
    1. [S113] Census - ON, Waterloo, Wellesley Twp. - 1881, Division 3 Page 29.

    2. [S2264] Census - ON, Waterloo, Kitchener - 1921, Sub Dist. 19 Page 1.

    3. [S166] Cemetery - ON, Waterloo, Kitchener - Mount Hope CC#4508 Internet Link .
      Braun/ "until the day breaks"/
      (A) Daughter/ Ella Braun/ 1886-1960/
      (B) Daughter/ Mathilde Braun/ 1891-1967/
      (C) Son/ John Braun/ 1882-1936/
      (D) Father/ Henry Braun/ 1856-1934/
      (E) Mother/ Elizabeth Handstein/ his wife/ 1854-1933/
      (F) Katharine Braun/ 1859-1936/

    4. [S7] News - ON, Waterloo, Kitchener - Berliner Journal (1859-1917), 6 Feb 1890.
      Jan31, 1890 Wilhelm Peter Braun, youngest son of Heinrich Braun, died in Wellesley village at age of 8 months & 8 days.