Waterloo Region Generations
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Caroline Decker[1, 2]

Female 1849 - Yes, date unknown


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  • Name Caroline Decker 
    Born 7 Dec 1849  Waterloo Twp., Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location  [3, 4, 5, 6, 7, 8
    Christened 31 Mar 1850  Waterloo Twp., Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location  [5
    Gender Female 
    Name Caroline Schaefer 
    Residence 1861  Waterloo Twp., Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location  [7
    Lutheran 
    Residence 1870  Waterloo City, Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location  [9
    Residence 1891  Waterloo City, Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location  [8
    Lutheran 
    Residence 1911  Waterloo City, Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location  [6
    Lutheran 
    Eby ID Number Waterloo-31818 
    Died Yes, date unknown 
    Person ID I31818  Generations
    Last Modified 26 Jun 2022 

    Father Heinrich "Henry" Decher,   b. 23 Jun 1817, , Germany Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. Yes, date unknown 
    Mother Anna Maria "Mary" Lang,   b. 1818, , Germany Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. Bef 1901  (Age < 82 years) 
    Married 14 Oct 1849  Greenbush (Kitchener), Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location  [10
    Family ID F8325  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

    Family Adam Schaefer,   b. 9 Oct 1848, , Germany Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. Yes, date unknown 
    Married 26 Jun 1870  Waterloo City, Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location  [9
    Children 
     1. Mary Schaefer,   b. 6 Jan 1872, , Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 28 Feb 1939, Waterloo City, Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 67 years)
     2. John Schaefer,   b. 1874, Waterloo City, Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. Yes, date unknown
     3. John D. Schaefer,   b. Aug 1874, , Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. Yes, date unknown
     4. Clara Schaefer,   b. 19 Sep 1879, Waterloo City, Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. Yes, date unknown
     5. Charles Schaefer,   b. 1881, , Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. Yes, date unknown
     6. Charlie Schaefer,   b. 16 Apr 1882, , Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. Yes, date unknown
     7. Laura Schaefer,   b. 8 May 1884, , Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. Yes, date unknown
     8. Elora Schaefer,   b. Mar 1885, , Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. Yes, date unknown
     9. Caroline "Carrie" Schaefer,   b. 17 Nov 1886, , Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. Yes, date unknown
     10. Henry Schaefer,   b. 14 Feb 1889, , Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. Yes, date unknown
     11. William Albert Schaefer,   b. 3 Jun 1892, Waterloo City, Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. Yes, date unknown
    Last Modified 27 Jun 2022 
    Family ID F11918  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

  • Sources 
    1. [S4] Vit - ON - Marriage Registration, 017133-1901.
      John Schaefer, 26, Occ. Cabinet Maker, b. Waterloo, Res. Waterloo, son of Adam Schaefer and Caroline Decher married Barbara Holzwarth, 26, b. Bridgeport, Res. Waterloo daughter of Conrad Holzwarth and Mary Lipphardt, Witness(es): Carlie Schaefer and Mary Holzwarth both of Waterloo, 15 January 1901 in Waterloo.

    2. [S4] Vit - ON - Marriage Registration, 018729-04.
      Albert James Pearson, 24, Occ. Laborer, b. Phillipston, Res. Waterloo, son of James Pearson and Marguerite Mckeown married Clara Schaefer, 25, b. Waterloo, Res. Waterloo, daughter of Adam Schaefer and Caroline Decker, Witn: Charles and Carrie Schaefer Both of Waterloo, 16 October 1904 in Waterloo

    3. [S131] Census - ON, Waterloo, Waterloo Twp. - 1851, div 3 pg 133.

    4. [S135] Census - ON, Waterloo, Waterloo City - 1901, Waterloo (Town/Ville) D-8 Page 5.

    5. [S6] Church Records - ON, Waterloo - Bindeman, F. W. - Card Index Kitchener Public Library, pg 23.
      Carolina Decker, daughter of Henry and Anna Maria Lang of Waterloo, born 7 Dec 1849, bapt 31 Mar 1850

    6. [S366] Census - ON, Waterloo, Waterloo City - 1911, Div. 47 Pg. 12.

    7. [S1943] Census - ON, Waterloo, Waterloo North - 1861, Div. 9 Page 74.

    8. [S1573] Census - ON, Waterloo, Waterloo City - 1891, Section 4 Page 32.

    9. [S7] News - ON, Waterloo, Kitchener - Berliner Journal (1859-1917), 7 Jul 1870.
      June 26, 1870 Adam Schaefer and Caroline Decher, both of Waterloo, by Rev. Hoelsche

    10. [S6] Church Records - ON, Waterloo - Bindeman, F. W. - Card Index Kitchener Public Library.
      Henry Decker, 32, mason of Waterloo married 14 Oct 1849 Greenbush banns to Anna Maria Lang, 31, of Waterloo. witnesses: John Stroh yeoman of Waterloo & Michael Stolz weaver of Waterloo

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    Link to Google MapsBorn - 7 Dec 1849 - Waterloo Twp., Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsChristened - 31 Mar 1850 - Waterloo Twp., Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsResidence - Lutheran - 1861 - Waterloo Twp., Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsResidence - 1870 - Waterloo City, Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsMarried - 26 Jun 1870 - Waterloo City, Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsResidence - Lutheran - 1891 - Waterloo City, Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsResidence - Lutheran - 1911 - Waterloo City, Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Link to Google Earth
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