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

John "Henry" Knipfel[1, 2, 3]

Male 1859 - 1915  (56 years)


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  • Name John "Henry" Knipfel 
    Born 4 Mar 1859  Wilmot Twp., Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location  [2, 4, 5, 6, 7, 8, 9
    Gender Male 
    Name Heinrich Knipfel 
    Name Henry Knipfel 
    Name Henry Knuepfel 
    Name Henry Knueppel 
    Occupation 1881  Waterloo Twp., Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location  [7
    Farm Hand 
    Religion 1881  Waterloo Twp., Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location  [7
    Evangelical 
    Residence 1881  Waterloo Twp., Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location  [6
    Residence 1882  Petersburg, Wilmot Twp., Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location  [1
    Occupation 1901  Wilmot Twp., Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location  [5
    Farmer 
    Occupation 1911  Petersburg, Wilmot Twp., Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location  [8
    Farmer 
    Religion 1911  Petersburg, Wilmot Twp., Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location  [8
    Lutheran 
    Eby ID Number Waterloo-151230P 
    Died 3 Sep 1915  Wilmot Twp., Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location  [9
    Buried Emanuel Evangelical Lutheran Cemetery, Petersburg, Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location  [9
    Person ID I326776  Generations
    Last Modified 29 Sep 2019 

    Father Johann Heinrich "Henry" Knipfel,   b. 11 Dec 1815, Upper Dorla, Prussia Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 12 Oct 1873, Waterloo Twp., Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 57 years) 
    Mother Caroline Deichlen,   b. 17 Nov 1829, , Germany Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 5 Mar 1912, Kitchener, Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 82 years) 
    Family ID F10131  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

    Father John Adam "Adam" Knipfel,   b. 27 Jan 1821, of, Germany Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 27 Nov 1897  (Age 76 years) 
    Mother Maria Grimm,   b. 5 Feb 1828, of, Germany Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 15 Jul 1916  (Age 88 years) 
    Family ID F11101  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

    Family 1 Catharine Lehnen,   b. 5 Aug 1859, Woolwich Twp., Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. Yes, date unknown 
    Married 6 Sep 1881  Kitchener, Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location  [4
    Last Modified 30 Sep 2019 
    Family ID F14340  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

    Family 2 Rosina Bivour,   b. 25 Apr 1857, Bamberg, Wellesley Twp., Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 6 Nov 1943, Wilmot Twp., Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 86 years) 
    Married 7 Feb 1882  Wellesley Twp., Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location  [1
    Children 
     1. Frederick Knipfel,   b. 30 Dec 1883, Petersburg, Wilmot Twp., Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 1962, Petersburg, Wilmot Twp., Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 78 years)
     2. John H. Knipfel,   b. 18 May 1886, , Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 23 Nov 1976, York, York, Nebraska, United States Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 90 years)
     3. Otto Knipfel,   b. 17 Sep 1888, Wilmot Twp., Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 6 Jan 1889, Wilmot Twp., Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 0 years)
     4. Louisa Knipfel,   b. 18 Nov 1889, Petersburg, Wilmot Twp., Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 13 Oct 1986, Kitchener, Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 96 years)
     5. Henry Knipfel,   b. 24 Oct 1892, Wilmot Twp., Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 7 Oct 1986, Kitchener, Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 93 years)
     6. Edward Knipfel,   b. 20 Sep 1895, Wilmot Twp., Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 9 May 1959, Kitchener, Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 63 years)
     7. Augusta Knipfel,   b. 30 Nov 1898, Wilmot Twp., Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. Yes, date unknown
    Last Modified 30 Sep 2019 
    Family ID F244874  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

  • Event Map
    Link to Google MapsBorn - 4 Mar 1859 - Wilmot Twp., Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsOccupation - Farm Hand - 1881 - Waterloo Twp., Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsReligion - Evangelical - 1881 - Waterloo Twp., Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsResidence - 1881 - Waterloo Twp., Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsMarried - 6 Sep 1881 - Kitchener, Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsMarried - 7 Feb 1882 - Wellesley Twp., Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsOccupation - Farmer - 1901 - Wilmot Twp., Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsDied - 3 Sep 1915 - Wilmot Twp., Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsBuried - - Emanuel Evangelical Lutheran Cemetery, Petersburg, Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Link to Google Earth
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  • Sources 
    1. [S7] News - ON, Waterloo, Kitchener - Berliner Journal (1859-1917), 23 Feb 1882.
      07 Feb 1882 Rosina Bivour of Wellesley and Heinrich Knopfel of Petersburg, were married in Wellesley by Pastor Kirmis.

    2. [S2403] News - Unidentified Newspaper Obituary, Obituary of Edward Knipfel.

    3. [S2403] News - Unidentified Newspaper Obituary, Obituary of Frederick Knipfel.

    4. [S4] Vit - ON - Marriage Registration.
      Catharine Lehnen Born: Canada Age: 22 Father: Gottfried Lehnen Mother: Elizabeth Lehnen Born: abt 1859 Spouse: Henry Knuepfel Age: 22 born: Canada Father: Henry Knuepfel Mother: Caroline Knuepfel married 6 Sep 1881 married: Waterloo, Berlin

    5. [S133] Census - ON, Waterloo, Wilmot - 1901, Wilmot H-3 Page 10.

    6. [S2] Church Records - ON, Waterloo, Kitchener - Church of the New Jerusalem (Swedenborgian).
      Name: Heinrich Knupfel Age: 22 res: Waterloo Tp. Place of Birth: Waterloo Tp. Names of Parents: Henr. Knupfel & Carola Deichle Name: Cathar. Lehnen Age: 22 res: Waterloo Tp. Place of Birth: Woolwich Tp. Names of Parents: Gottfr. Lehnen & Elisab. Knarr Name: Gottfried Lehnen res: Waterloo Tp. Name: Mary Heier res: Waterloo Tp. Date of Marriage: Sept. 6, 1881

    7. [S224] Census - ON, Waterloo, Waterloo North - 1881, Div 3 Page 15.

    8. [S346] Census - ON, Waterloo, Wilmot - 1911, Div. 11 Page 2.

    9. [S183] Cemetery - ON, Waterloo, Wilmot - Emmanuel Evangelical Petersburg CC#4556 Internet Link.
      K/ John Henry KNIPFEL/ born Mar. 4, 1859 - died Sep. 3, 1915/ aged 56 yrs. 5 mo. 30 d./ his wife/ Rosina Bivour/ born Apr. 25, 1857 died Nov. 6, 1943/ aged 86 yrs. 7 mo. 19 d./ Hiob 19,25: ich weisz, dasz mein Erlöser lebt; und/ er wird mich hernach aus der Erden auferwecken./ KNIPFEL/ C. Braun/ Berlin