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

Louis Christian Gillow

Male 1881 - 1970  (89 years)


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  • Name Louis Christian Gillow 
    Born 2 Aug 1881  Preston (Cambridge), Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location  [1, 2, 3, 4
    Gender Male 
    Residence 1891  Preston (Cambridge), Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location  [3
    Lutheran 
    Occupation 1901  Preston (Cambridge), Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location  [1
    Cabinet Maker 
    Occupation 1911  Preston (Cambridge), Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location  [2
    Cabinet Maker, Furniture 
    Residence 1911  Preston (Cambridge), Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location  [2
    Lutheran 
    Residence 1970  102 Grandview Rd., Cambridge, Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Eby ID Number Waterloo-351251 
    Died 13 Nov 1970  Galt (Cambridge), Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location  [5
    Buried Preston Cemetery, Cambridge, Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location  [5
    Person ID I351251  Generations
    Last Modified 9 Jan 2023 

    Father Louis Gillow,   b. 2 Apr 1857, Preston (Cambridge), Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 1945  (Age 87 years) 
    Mother Emma Von Ende,   b. 26 Oct 1861, Preston (Cambridge), Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 12 Jun 1947, Preston (Cambridge), Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 85 years) 
    Married 25 Jan 1881  Preston (Cambridge), Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location  [6, 7
    Family ID F22826  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

    Family Emma Carolina Grosz,   b. 1 Apr 1886, Floradale, Woolwich Twp., Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 1968  (Age 81 years) 
    Married 25 Jan 1881  Preston (Cambridge), Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location  [8
    Children 
     1. Bertram James "Bud" Gillow,   b. 29 Jul 1909, Preston (Cambridge), Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 1992  (Age 82 years)
     2. Dorothy Gillow
     3. Dorthy Gillow,   b. Aug 1910, , Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. Yes, date unknown
    Last Modified 9 Jan 2023 
    Family ID F251659  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

  • Notes 
    • Louis C. Gillow

      PRESTON, Louis C. Gillow of 102 Grandview Rd. died at South Waterloo Hospital, today. He was 89. He was born in Preston, was a toolmaker and had been employed at Clare Brothers Ltd., until retiring a few years ago. He was affiliated with the Jehovah's Witnesses. He was predeceased by his wife, the former Caroline Grosz, in 1968. Surviving are one son, Bertram of Galt; one daughter, Mrs. Ben (Dorothy) Thrush of Owen Sound; four sisters, Mrs. Ernest (Anne) Love, Mrs. Roy (Emma ) Letson, both of Preston, Mrs. Charles (Beatrice) Glass of Kitchener and Mrs. Harry (Rose) Schmidt in California, seven grandchildren and 14 great-grandchildren. The body is at Barthel-Stager Funeral Home, where service will be conducted, Sunday, at 2 p.m. Interment will be in Preston cemetery.

      Kitchener-Waterloo Record 13 Nov 1970 pg 27

  • Sources 
    1. [S204] Census - ON, Waterloo, Preston - 1901, Preston (Village) F-1 Page 4.

    2. [S1669] Census - ON, Waterloo, Preston - 1911, Div. 23 Page 26.

    3. [S2441] Census - ON, Waterloo, Preston - 1891, Section 1 Page 51.

    4. [S57] Vit - ON - Birth Registration.
      Name:Louis Gilow Date of Birth:2 Aug 1881 Gender:Male Birth Place:Waterloo, Ontario, Canada Father's name:Louis Gilow Mother's name:Emma Von Ende

    5. [S239] Cemetery - ON, Waterloo, Cambridge - Preston CC#6335 Cemetery Internet Link .
      Gilow/ Louis Christian./ Gilow/ 1881 ?1970/ Emma Carolina Grosz/ 1886 ?1968/ Son: Bertram James 1909 ?1992.

    6. [S4] Vit - ON - Marriage Registration.
      Louis Gilow Born: Preston Ont Age: 23 Est. Birth: abt 1858 Father: Christian Gilow Mother: Louise Gilow married Emma Von Ende Age:: 19 Est. Birth: abt 1862 Born: Preston Ont Father: Herman Von Ende Caroline Ende Von Ende Mother: Von Ende married 25 Jan 1881 Marriage Place: Waterloo, Preston

    7. [S4] Vit - ON - Marriage Registration.
      Name:Emma Von Ende Age:19 Birth Year:abt 1862 Birth Place:Preston, Ontario Marriage Date:25 Jan 1881 Marriage Place:Waterloo, Ontario, Canada Father:Herman Von Ende Caroline Ende Von Ende Mother:Von Ende Spouse:Louis Gilow

    8. [S4] Vit - ON - Marriage Registration.
      Name:Louis Gilow Age:23 Birth Date:abt 1858 Birth Place:Preston, Ontario Marriage Date:25 Jan 1881 Marriage County or District:Waterloo Father:Christian Gilow Mother:Louise Gilow Spouse:Emma Von Ende Spouse's Age:19 Spouse Birth Date:abt 1862 Spouse Birth Place:Preston, Ontario Spouse Father:Herman Von Ende Caroline Ende Von Ende Spouse Mother:Von Ende

  • Event Map
    Link to Google MapsMarried - 25 Jan 1881 - Preston (Cambridge), Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsBorn - 2 Aug 1881 - Preston (Cambridge), Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsResidence - Lutheran - 1891 - Preston (Cambridge), Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsOccupation - Cabinet Maker - 1901 - Preston (Cambridge), Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsOccupation - Cabinet Maker, Furniture - 1911 - Preston (Cambridge), Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsResidence - Lutheran - 1911 - Preston (Cambridge), Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsDied - 13 Nov 1970 - Galt (Cambridge), Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsBuried - - Preston Cemetery, Cambridge, Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Link to Google Earth
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