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

John Schlegel[1]

Male 1862 - 1941  (78 years)


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  • Name John Schlegel 
    Born 13 Mar 1862  Bamberg, Wellesley Twp., Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location  [2, 3, 4, 5, 6, 7
    Gender Male 
    Occupation 1881  Wellesley Twp., Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location  [3
    Carpenter Apprentice 
    Occupation 1887  Bamberg, Wellesley Twp., Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location  [2
    carpenter 
    Occupation 1891  Kitchener, Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location  [6
    Carpenter 
    Residence 1891  Kitchener, Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location  [6
    Lutheran 
    Occupation 1911  Kitchener, Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location  [4
    ?, Lumber Factory 
    Residence 1911  Kitchener, Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location  [4
    Lutheran 
    Occupation 1921  Kitchener, Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location  [5
    Foreman, Planning Mill 
    Residence 1921  189 Victoria St. N., Kitchener, Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location  [5
    Residence 1921  Kitchener, Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location  [5
    Lutheran 
    Eby ID Number 00083-5016.20 
    Died 14 Feb 1941  Kitchener, Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location  [7
    Buried Mount Hope Cemetery, Kitchener, Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location  [7
    Person ID I324478  Generations
    Last Modified 9 Jan 2023 

    Father Johann Albrecht "John" Schlegel,   b. 22 Oct 1826, , Germany Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 25 Aug 1895, Bamberg, Wellesley Twp., Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 68 years) 
    Mother Elizabeth Gremm,   b. 15 Mar 1835, , Hesse-Darmstadt, Germany Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 23 Jan 1890, Bamberg, Wellesley Twp., Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 54 years) 
    Family ID F9018  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

    Family 1 Louisa Moser,   b. 10 Feb 1863, Wellesley Twp., Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 2 Nov 1906, Kitchener, Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 43 years) 
    Married 25 Jan 1887  Heidelberg, Wellesley Twp., Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location  [2, 6
    Children 
     1. Alvin Henry Schlegel,   b. 10 Jun 1892, Kitchener, Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 4 Feb 1940, Preston (Cambridge), Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 47 years)
    Last Modified 9 Jan 2023 
    Family ID F3832  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

    Family 2 Caroline Pommer,   b. 24 Dec 1864, Wellesley Alliance Church, Wellesley, Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 26 Sep 1945, Kitchener, Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 80 years) 
    Last Modified 9 Jan 2023 
    Family ID F244344  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

  • Notes 
    • JOHN SCHLEGEL Stricken with a heart attack, John Schlegel, 78, died suddenly yesterday at his home, 189 Victoria street north. Born March 13, 1862, at Bamberg, a son of the late Mr. and Mrs. John Schlegel, he was a foreman at the Kaufman Planing Mill where he was employed for 45 years. Mr. Schlegel retired ten years ago. He was a member of St. Matthew's Lutheran church and served on the church council for 12 years. Deceased also belonged to the I.O.O.F.

      Surviving are his wife, formerly Caroline Pommer, three brothers, Louis of Hanover, August of Kitchener, Fred of Warsaw, NY. and a sister, Mrs. Charles Knechtel of Kitchener.

      The funeral will be held Monday at 2 p.m. from his residence thence to St. Matthew's Lutheran church for service at 2,30. Dr. John Schmleder will officiate. Interment will be in Mount Hope cemetery. Remains will be at the Schreiter-Sandrock Funeral Home until Sunday morning.

  • Sources 
    1. [S10] Book - Vol II 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..., 133.

    2. [S4] Vit - ON - Marriage Registration.
      Louise Moser Born: Wellesley Tip Age: 24 Father: Michael Moser Mother: Maria Husselman Born: abt 1863 Spouse: John Schlegel Age: 25 born: Bamberg Ont Father: John Schlegel Mother: Elizabeth Gremm married 25 Jan 1887

    3. [S113] Census - ON, Waterloo, Wellesley Twp. - 1881, Division 1 Page 32.

    4. [S340] Census - ON, Waterloo, Berlin - 1911, Div. 38 Page 5.

    5. [S2264] Census - ON, Waterloo, Kitchener - 1921, Sub Dist. 25 Page 3.

    6. [S1592] Census - ON, Waterloo, Berlin - 1891, Section 2 Page 8.

    7. [S3172] Find A Grave, https://www.findagrave.com/memorial/180153782.

  • Event Map
    Link to Google MapsBorn - 13 Mar 1862 - Bamberg, Wellesley Twp., Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsOccupation - Carpenter Apprentice - 1881 - Wellesley Twp., Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsOccupation - carpenter - 1887 - Bamberg, Wellesley Twp., Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsMarried - 25 Jan 1887 - Heidelberg, Wellesley Twp., Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsOccupation - Carpenter - 1891 - Kitchener, Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsResidence - Lutheran - 1891 - Kitchener, Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsOccupation - ?, Lumber Factory - 1911 - Kitchener, Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsResidence - Lutheran - 1911 - Kitchener, Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsOccupation - Foreman, Planning Mill - 1921 - Kitchener, Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsResidence - Lutheran - 1921 - Kitchener, Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsDied - 14 Feb 1941 - 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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