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

Mary Jirka

Female 1889 - 1957  (~ 67 years)


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  • Name Mary Jirka 
    Born May 1889  , Bohemia, Czechoslovakia Find all individuals with events at this location  [1, 2, 3
    Gender Female 
    Immigration 1903  Canada Find all individuals with events at this location  [1
    Name Mary Krieger 
    Occupation 1911  Waterloo City, Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location  [3
    housekeeper 
    Religion 1911  Preston (Cambridge), Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location  [1
    Catholic 
    Eby ID Number Waterloo-350115 
    Died 1957  [2
    Buried Saint Clements Roman Catholic Cemetery, Cambridge, Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location  [2
    Person ID I350115  Generations
    Last Modified 21 Jan 2020 

    Father Albert Yirka,   b. 5 May 1855, Tremesn√©, , , Czech Republic Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 7 Nov 1936, Waterloo City, Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 81 years) 
    Mother Barbara Maria Peck,   b. Mar 1861, , Bohemia, Czechoslovakia Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. Yes, date unknown 
    Family ID F186470  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

    Family Nelson Krieger,   b. 2 Nov 1886, Waterloo Twp., Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 1962  (Age 75 years) 
    Married 25 Jan 1911  Preston (Cambridge), Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location  [3, 4
    Children 
     1. Arthur George Krieger,   b. 20 Jun 1911, Preston (Cambridge), Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 1989, Guelph City, Wellington Co., Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 77 years)
     2. Walter Joseph Krieger,   b. 26 Jul 1912, Preston (Cambridge), Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 1961  (Age 48 years)
    Last Modified 22 Jan 2020 
    Family ID F251245  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

  • Notes 
    • Maria is reported to have been born in Pilzen (Zaluzi), Czechoslovakia, documentation needed.

  • Sources 
    1. [S1669] Census - ON, Waterloo, Preston - 1911, Div. 24 Pg. 5.

    2. [S406] Cemetery - ON, Waterloo, Cambridge - St. Clements Roman Catholic Cemetery CC#4499 Internet Link .
      Nelson/ 1887 \endash 1962/ Mary/ 1889 \endash 1957/ rest in peace/ KRIEGER

    3. [S721] Vit - ON - Marriage Registration, marriage certificate (1911), Krieger-Jirka.
      Nelson Krieger, 24 moulder of Preston, s/o Barnabas Krieger & Mary Kesselring married Mary Jirka, housekeeper, 21 res. Waterloo, d/o Albert Jirka (iron worker) & Barbara Maria married 25 Jan 1911 Waterloo,

    4. [S4] Vit - ON - Marriage Registration.
      Name:Nelson Krieger Age:24 Birth Date:abt 1887 Marriage Date:25 Jan 1911 Marriage County or District:Waterloo Father:Barnabas Krieger Mother:Mary Kesselring Spouse:Mary Jirka Spouse's Age:21 Spouse Birth Date:abt 1890 Spouse Father:Albert Jirka Spouse Mother:Barbara Maria

  • Event Map
    Link to Google MapsBorn - May 1889 - , Bohemia, Czechoslovakia Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsImmigration - 1903 - Canada Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsOccupation - housekeeper - 1911 - Waterloo City, Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsReligion - Catholic - 1911 - Preston (Cambridge), Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsMarried - 25 Jan 1911 - Preston (Cambridge), Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsBuried - - Saint Clements Roman Catholic Cemetery, Cambridge, Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Link to Google Earth
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