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

Margaret Cress[1]

Female 1843 - 1927  (84 years)


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  • Name Margaret Cress 
    Born 6 Jan 1843  , Germany Find all individuals with events at this location  [2, 3, 4, 5, 6, 7, 8, 9, 10, 11
    Gender Female 
    Immigration 1850  Canada Find all individuals with events at this location  [10
    Immigration 1860  , Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location  [4
    Name Margaret Eby 
    Name Margaret Kress  [12
    Name Margaret Vogelsang 
    Religion 1861  Woolwich Twp., Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location  [9
    Evangelist 
    Residence 1869  St. Jacobs, Woolwich Twp., Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location  [3
    Religion 1881  Kitchener, Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location  [7
    Swedenborgian 
    Religion 1911  Kitchener, Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location  [8
    Zion Evangelical Ass. 
    Religion 1921  Kitchener, Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location  [10
    Evangelical 
    Residence 1921  754 King St. W., Kitchener, Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location  [10
    Eby ID Number Waterloo-32114 
    Died 9 Apr 1927  Kitchener, Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location  [5, 13
    Cause: senile debility (3 years), myocarditis 
    Buried Mount Hope Cemetery, Kitchener, Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location  [5
    Person ID I32114  Generations
    Last Modified 16 Jul 2019 

    Father Anthony Cress,   b. 18 Oct 1810, , Germany Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 7 Nov 1895, Woolwich Twp., Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 85 years) 
    Mother Eva Catherine Hartman,   b. CALC 24 Oct 1819, , Baden, Germany Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 24 May 1883, Port Elgin, Saugeen Twp., Bruce Co., Ontario Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age ~ 63 years) 
    Family ID F8939  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

    Family 1 Joseph Bechtel Eby,   b. 25 Mar 1811, Waterloo Twp., Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 15 Apr 1871, St. Jacobs, Woolwich Twp., Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 60 years) 
    Married 14 Jul 1869  Kitchener, Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location  [1, 3
    Children 
     1. Lydia Ann Kress "Sadie" Eby,   b. 12 Jun 1871, St. Jacobs, Woolwich Twp., Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 19 Sep 1931, Kitchener, Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 60 years)
    Last Modified 17 Jul 2019 
    Family ID F5146  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

    Family 2 Emil Vogelsang,   b. 7 May 1834, Baimen, Prussia, Baden, Germany Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 6 May 1894, Kitchener, Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 59 years) 
    Children 
     1. Heinrich Otto "Otto" Vogelsang,   b. 2 Nov 1873, Kitchener, Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 1945  (Age 71 years)
     2. Friedrick Oscar "Fred" Vogelsang,   b. 2 Nov 1873, Kitchener, Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 22 Oct 1944, San Francisco, San Francisco, California, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 70 years)
     3. Edith Eda "Ida" Vogelsang,   b. 10 Jan 1876, Kitchener, Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 1 Nov 1960, Kitchener, Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 84 years)
     4. Hugo Vogelsang,   b. 17 Aug 1878, Kitchener, Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 22 Sep 1880, Kitchener, Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 2 years)
     5. Heinrich Arthur Vogelsang,   b. 19 Jun 1880, Kitchener, Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. Yes, date unknown
     6. Walter Eugene Vogelsang,   b. 11 Dec 1882, Kitchener, Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 13 Jan 1887, Port Elgin, Saugeen Twp., Bruce Co., Ontario Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 4 years)
     7. Mathilda Louise "Louise" Vogelsang,   b. 16 May 1885, Kitchener, Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 23 Sep 1974, Kitchener, Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 89 years)
    Last Modified 17 Jul 2019 
    Family ID F8389  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

  • Event Map
    Link to Google MapsBorn - 6 Jan 1843 - , Germany Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsImmigration - 1850 - Canada Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsImmigration - 1860 - , Ontario, Canada Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsReligion - Evangelist - 1861 - Woolwich Twp., Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsResidence - 1869 - St. Jacobs, Woolwich Twp., Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsMarried - 14 Jul 1869 - Kitchener, Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsReligion - Swedenborgian - 1881 - Kitchener, Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsReligion - Zion Evangelical Ass. - 1911 - Kitchener, Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsReligion - Evangelical - 1921 - Kitchener, Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsDied - Cause: senile debility (3 years), myocarditis - 9 Apr 1927 - 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 
    • Margaret is said to be born in Neuenburg, Breisgau-Hochschwarzwald, Baden-Wuerttemberg, Germany, no proof as of yet.

  • Sources 
    1. [S3] Book - Vol I A Biographical History of Waterloo Township and other townships of the county : being a history of the early settlers and their descendants, mostly all of Pennsylvania Dutch origin..., 539.

    2. [S141] Census - ON, Waterloo, Woolwich - 1851, Div 3 Pg 2.

    3. [S4] Vit - ON - Marriage Registration.
      Joseph Eby (tavern keeper of St. Jacobs) Born: Canada Age: 58 Est. Birth: abt 1811 Father: David Eby Mother: Elizabeth Eby married Margaretha Kress Age:: 27 Est. Birth: abt 1842 Born: Germany Father: Anthony Kress Mother: Catharine Kress married 15 Jul 1869 Marriage Place: Waterloo, Berlin

    4. [S137] Census - ON, Waterloo, Berlin - 1901, Berlin (Town/Ville) A-6 Page 13.

    5. [S166] Cemetery - ON, Waterloo, Kitchener - Mount Hope CC#4508 Internet Link .
      Margaret Cress / Vogelsang / born Jan. 6, 1843 / died Apr. 9, 1927

    6. [S144] Census - ON, Waterloo, Woolwich - 1871, Div 4, Page 59.

    7. [S158] Census - ON, Waterloo, Berlin - 1881, Div. 2 Pg. 65.

    8. [S340] Census - ON, Waterloo, Berlin - 1911, Div. 28 Pg. 3.

    9. [S915] Census - ON, Waterloo, Woolwich - 1861, Dist. 8 Page 78.

    10. [S2264] Census - ON, Waterloo, Kitchener - 1921, Sub Dist. 19 Page 23.

    11. [S2403] News - Unidentified Newspaper Obituary, Obituary of Edith Vogelsant.

    12. [S2403] News - Unidentified Newspaper Obituary, Obituary of Edith Vogelsang.

    13. [S116] Vit - ON - Death Registration, 33312-1927 Margaret Cress.