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William Christian Grobe

Male 1886 - 1942  (56 years)


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  • Name William Christian Grobe 
    Born 28 Feb 1886  Preston (Cambridge), Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location  [1
    Gender Male 
    Eby ID Number Waterloo-352429 
    Died 23 Aug 1942  [2
    Buried Preston Cemetery, Cambridge, Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location  [2
    Person ID I352429  Generations
    Last Modified 19 May 2020 

    Father Henry Grobe,   b. 31 Dec 1853, Preston (Cambridge), Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 30 Sep 1928, Galt (Cambridge), Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 74 years) 
    Mother Rosina Stuntz,   b. 9 Sep 1857, Hespeler (Cambridge), Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 19 Oct 1920, Galt (Cambridge), Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 63 years) 
    Married 18 May 1880  Preston (Cambridge), Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location  [3, 4
    Family ID F252128  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

    Family Janet "Jennie" Proctor,   b. 4 Jan 1895, , England Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 22 Jan 1972, Galt (Cambridge), Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 77 years) 
    Married 23 May 1918  Toronto, York Co., Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location  [5
    Children 
     1. Olive M. Grobe,   b. 22 Sep 1918,   d. 25 Apr 1998  (Age 79 years)
     2. Allen Grobe
    Last Modified 19 May 2020 
    Family ID F252126  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

  • Sources 
    1. [S57] Vit - ON - Birth Registration.
      Name:William Grobe Date of Birth:28 Feb 1886 Gender:Male Birth Place:Waterloo, Ontario, Canada Father's name:Henry Grobe Mother's name:Rosy Striny

    2. [S239] Cemetery - ON, Waterloo, Cambridge - Preston CC#6335 Cemetery Internet Link .
      [Front] G/ In memory of/ William C. GROBE/ born Feb. 28, 1886/ died Aug. 23, 1942/ His beloved wife/ Janet PROCTOR/ born Jan. 4, 1895/ died Jan. 22, 1972/ H. "Chick" FEATHER/ born July 22, 1914/ died Dec. 4, 1992/ His beloved wife/ Olive M. GROBE/ born Sept. 22, 1918/ died Apr. 25, 1998./ GROBE./ [Footstone] Janet./ [Back] G/ In memory of/ Henry GROBE/ Dec. 31, 1853 - Sep. 30/ 1928/ Rosina STUNN/ beloved wife of/ Henry GROBE/ Sep. 9, 1857 - Oct. 19, 1920/ Emma E. their dau./ June 14, 1881 - Nov. 21, 1907/ John GROBE/ Nov. 20, 1883 - Nov. 9, 1938/ His wife/ Lydia SIMONS/ June 18, 1873 - Oct. 9, 1957/ GROBE./ [Footstone] Father.

    3. [S2441] Census - ON, Waterloo, Preston - 1891, Section 1 Page 43.

    4. [S4] Vit - ON - Marriage Registration.
      Name:Henry Grobe Age:26 Birth Date:abt 1854 Birth Place:Preston, Ontario Marriage Date:18 May 1880 Marriage County or District:Waterloo Father:John Grobe Mother:Sophia Grobe Spouse:Rosina Shuntz Spouse's Age:23 Spouse Birth Date:abt 1857 Spouse Birth Place:Waterloo Township Spouse Father: John Shuntz Spouse Mother:Magdaline Shuntz

    5. [S4] Vit - ON - Marriage Registration.
      Name:William Christian Grobe Age:32 Birth Date:abt 1886 Birth Place:Preston, Ontario Marriage Date:23 May 1918 Marriage County or District:York Father:Henry Grobe Mother:Rosina Sturm Spouse:Jennie Proctor Spouse's Age:23 Spouse Birth Date:abt 1895 Spouse Birth Place:England Spouse Father:George Proctor Spouse Mother:Mary Ann Hardy Proctor

  • Event Map
    Link to Google MapsBorn - 28 Feb 1886 - Preston (Cambridge), Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsMarried - 23 May 1918 - Toronto, York Co., 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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