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Henry Volkmann

Male 1856 - 1876  (20 years)


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  • Name Henry Volkmann 
    Born 1856  Preston (Cambridge), Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location  [1
    Gender Male 
    Eby ID Number Waterloo-350704 
    Died 14 Jan 1876  The Duchy of Holstein, Germany Find all individuals with events at this location  [2
    Person ID I350704  Generations
    Last Modified 9 Jan 2023 

    Father John Volkmann,   b. CALC 22 Dec 1820, , Mecklenburg, Germany Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 22 Sep 1896, Preston (Cambridge), Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age ~ 75 years) 
    Mother Marie Elisabeth Sailes,   b. 17 Nov 1835, Holstein, Germany Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 12 Jun 1902, Preston (Cambridge), Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 66 years) 
    Married 12 Aug 1855  Kitchener, Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location  [3
    Family ID F31880  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

  • Sources 
    1. [S239] Cemetery - ON, Waterloo, Cambridge - Preston CC#6335 Cemetery Internet Link .
      [Front] Matilda/ Dau. Of/ John & Mary Volkmann/ Died April 4, 1874/ Aged 13 Yrs. 6 Mos./ While On Earth I Did Remain/ I Suffered Much With Grief And Pain/ But When The Lord He Thought It Best/ He Took Me To His Heavenly Rest./ [Left Side] Henry/ Eldest Son Of/ John & Mary Volkmann/ Died In Holstein Germany/ Jan. 14, 1876/ In His 20th Year/ Gone But Not Forgotten/ Volkmann/ [Back] John Volkmann/ Died/ September 22, 1896/ Aged 75 Yrs. 9 Mos./ His Beloved Wife/ Mary E. Sailes/ Died June 12, 1902/ In Her 67th Year/ God Gave, He Took, He Will Restore/ Rosamond/ 1864 - Oct. 29th, 1923/ True In Word Noble In Deed./ [Right Side] Charles/ Son Of/ John & Mary Volkmann/ Died April 19, 1880/ Aged 17 Yrs. 11 Mos./ Oh Cease Dear Parents, Cease Your Weeping/ Above The Spot Where I Am Sleeping/ My Time Was Short But Blessed Be He/ That Called Me To Eternity./ [Broken Flat Stone] Died/ Jan. 1, 1894/ Aged 83 Y'rs./ [Footstone] Matilda

    2. [S2469] Death.
      [Front] Matilda/ Dau. Of/ John & Mary Volkmann/ Died April 4, 1874/ Aged 13 Yrs. 6 Mos./ While On Earth I Did Remain/ I Suffered Much With Grief And Pain/ But When The Lord He Thought It Best/ He Took Me To His Heavenly Rest./ [Left Side] Henry/ Eldest Son Of/ John & Mary Volkmann/ Died In Holstein Germany/ Jan. 14, 1876/ In His 20th Year/ Gone But Not Forgotten/ Volkmann/ [Back] John Volkmann/ Died/ September 22, 1896/ Aged 75 Yrs. 9 Mos./ His Beloved Wife/ Mary E. Sailes/ Died June 12, 1902/ In Her 67th Year/ God Gave, He Took, He Will Restore/ Rosamond/ 1864 - Oct. 29th, 1923/ True In Word Noble In Deed./ [Right Side] Charles/ Son Of/ John & Mary Volkmann/ Died April 19, 1880/ Aged 17 Yrs. 11 Mos./ Oh Cease Dear Parents, Cease Your Weeping/ Above The Spot Where I Am Sleeping/ My Time Was Short But Blessed Be He/ That Called Me To Eternity./ [Broken Flat Stone] Died/ Jan. 1, 1894/ Aged 83 Y'rs./ Footstone] Matilda

    3. [S6] Church Records - ON, Waterloo - Bindeman, F. W. - Card Index Kitchener Public Library.
      John Volkmann, joiner of Preston married 12 Aug 1855 in Berlin by banns to Maria Elisabeth Soehl of Preston, wit: Christoph Volkmann of Galt & Moritz Schepper of Waterloo

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