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

Robert John Homuth

Male 1896 - 1919  (23 years)


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  • Name Robert John Homuth 
    Born 29 Mar 1896  Preston (Cambridge), Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location  [1, 2, 3
    Gender Male 
    Military 1914  WW1 Find all individuals with events at this location  [3
    WW1, 70th Overseas Battalion, Service #3233597 
    Military 1914  WW1 Find all individuals with events at this location  [3
    WW1, Private 
    Residence Preston (Cambridge), Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location  [3
    Residence Georgetown, Halton Co., Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location  [3
    Eby ID Number Waterloo-352587 
    Died 22 Sep 1919  Preston (Cambridge), Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location  [4
    Cause: Cause: Tuberculosis (1 year) 
    Buried Preston Cemetery, Cambridge, Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location  [5
    Person ID I352587  Generations
    Last Modified 29 Sep 2019 

    Father Mayor Otto Homuth,   b. 6 Dec 1859, Preston (Cambridge), Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 11 Aug 1928, Preston (Cambridge), Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 68 years) 
    Mother Charlotte Jane McDowell,   b. 11 Jun 1865, Milton, Trafalgar Twp., Halton Co., Ontario Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 17 Feb 1925, Preston Cemetery, Cambridge, Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 59 years) 
    Married 4 Nov 1886  Milton, Trafalgar Twp., Halton Co., Ontario Find all individuals with events at this location  [6
    Family ID F252182  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

  • Event Map
    Link to Google MapsBorn - 29 Mar 1896 - Preston (Cambridge), Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsResidence - - Preston (Cambridge), Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsResidence - - Georgetown, Halton Co., Ontario, Canada Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsDied - Cause: Cause: Tuberculosis (1 year) - 22 Sep 1919 - Preston (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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  • Notes 
    • Died In Preston, on Monday, September 22nd, 1919 at 4.30 p.m. Robert John Son of Mr. and Mrs. Otto Homuth Aged 23 years, 5 months, 24 days The Funeral Will take place on Thursday, September 25th, 1919, at 3 p.m., from the residence of his parents, William street, to the Preston Cemetery. Friends and acquaintances please accept this intimation.

      City of Cambridge Archives Funeral Card Collection

  • Sources 
    1. [S204] Census - ON, Waterloo, Preston - 1901, Preston (Village) F-2 Page 26.

    2. [S57] Vit - ON - Birth Registration.
      Name:Robert John Homuth Date of Birth:29 Mar 1896 Gender:Male Birth Place:Waterloo, Ontario, Canada Father's name:Otto Homuth Mother's name:Charlotte Jane McDowell

    3. [S157] Military - Canada - World War I - Attestation papers.

    4. [S116] Vit - ON - Death Registration.
      Name:Robert Homuth Gender:Male Birth Year:abt 1894 Birth Place:Preston, Ontario Age at Death:25 Death Date:22 Sep 1919 Death Place:Waterloo, Ontario, Canada

    5. [S239] Cemetery - ON, Waterloo, Cambridge - Preston CC#6335 Cemetery Internet Link .
      [Monument] HOMUTH/ [Front stone markers] Ruth I. HOMUTH/ wife of Richard BRACKEN/ 1900 - 1926./ Harold "Pat"/ HOMUTH/ 1898 -1948./ DAVIDSON/ John A./ 1903 - 1991/ Clara/ 1903 - 1964./ George A. E. HOMUTH/ 1901 - 1943./ Gladys WHITE/ beloved wife of/ Harold HOMUTH/ 1898 - 1924./ [Back markers]Otto HOMUTH/ 1859 - 1928./ Charlotte MCDOWELL/ beloved wife of/ Otto HOMUTH/ 1865 - 1925./ Herbert Otto/ 1892 - 1920./ Maggie/ 1890 - 1908./ Frank/ 1906 - 1915./ Baby/ 1923./ Robert John/ 1896 - 1919.

    6. [S4] Vit - ON - Marriage Registration.
      Name:Otho Homath Age:26 Birth Date:abt 1860 Birth Place:Canada Marriage Date:4 Nov 1886 Marriage County or District:Halton Father:John Homath Mother:Melvine Leve Spouse:Lottie McDowell Spouse's Age:21 Spouse Birth Date:abt 1865 Spouse Birth Place:Canada Spouse Father:Thos McDowell Spouse Mother:Sarah McDowell