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

Edward Roos[1, 2]

Male 1847 - 1914  (67 years)


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  • Name Edward Roos 
    Born 1847  Preston (Cambridge), Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location  [1, 3, 4, 5, 6, 7, 8, 9
    Gender Male 
    FindAGrave https://www.findagrave.com/memorial/14685402 
    Residence 1861  Preston (Cambridge), Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location  [8
    Lutheran 
    Occupation 1871  Preston (Cambridge), Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location  [5
    Shoemaker 
    Occupation 1881  Galt (Cambridge), Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location  [4
    Manufacturer 
    Occupation 1911  Kitchener, Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location  [7
    Felt Maker, Felt Factory 
    Residence 1911  Kitchener, Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location  [7
    Lutheran 
    Eby ID Number Waterloo-35470 
    Died 13 May 1914  Kitchener, Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location  [6, 10
    Cause: Cause: Gangrene (3 weeks) - Heart Failure (4 hours) 
    Buried Preston Cemetery, Cambridge, Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location  [6, 9
    Person ID I35470  Generations
    Last Modified 6 Apr 2024 

    Father Charles Roos,   b. 14 Nov 1824, , Alsace Lorraine, France Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 20 Jan 1909, Galt (Cambridge), Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 84 years) 
    Mother Elizabeth Zingg,   b. 4 Feb 1827, , Switzerland Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 11 Oct 1904, Galt (Cambridge), Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 77 years) 
    Married 20 Sep 1846  Preston (Cambridge), Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location  [11
    Family ID F9385  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

    Family Mena Wahn,   b. 20 Sep 1851, Preston (Cambridge), Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 25 Mar 1942, New Hamburg, Wilmot Twp., Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 90 years) 
    Married 26 Apr 1870  Preston (Cambridge), Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location  [12, 13
    Children 
     1. Estella Roos,   b. 12 Feb 1871, , Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 1959  (Age 87 years)
     2. Edgar Roos,   b. 16 Feb 1874, Preston (Cambridge), Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 1875  (Age 0 years)
     3. Norman Edgar "Edgar" Roos,   b. 16 Feb 1874, Preston (Cambridge), Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 11 Jan 1935, South Bend, St. Joseph, Indiana, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 60 years)
     4. Mabel Roos,   b. 8 Mar 1876, Galt (Cambridge), Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 1924  (Age 47 years)
     5. Minnie Wahn Roos,   b. 19 Sep 1883, Galt (Cambridge), Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 1964  (Age 80 years)
     6. Rolena Violet Roos,   b. Nov 1889, Fredonia, Chautauqua, New York, United States Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 3 Jun 1981, Toronto, York Co., Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age ~ 91 years)
    Last Modified 7 Apr 2024 
    Family ID F24070  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

  • Sources 
    1. [S74] News - ON, Waterloo, Kitchener - Kitchener-Waterloo Record (1948-1994), Obituary of Rolena Violet Ros - Hathaway - Jun 4 1981 pg 25.

    2. [S4] Vit - ON - Marriage Registration, 019007-05.
      Carl Harry Boehmer, 28, Occ. Traveller, b. Berlin, Res. Berlin, son of Charles Boehmer, & Angelina Weaver married Minnie Wahn Roos, 22, Occ. Nurse, b. Galt, Res. Berlin, daughter of Ed Roos & Mina Wahn, Witn A.E. Erb & Ida R. Kuntz Both of Berlin 24 October 1905 in Berlin.

    3. [S270] Census - ON, Waterloo, Preston - 1852, Pg 10.

    4. [S336] Census - ON, Waterloo, Galt - 1881, Galt Division 1 Page 45.

    5. [S105] Census - ON, Waterloo, Preston - 1871, Pg 27.

    6. [S239] Cemetery - ON, Waterloo, Cambridge - Preston CC#6335 Cemetery Internet Link .
      Edward ROOS/ 1847 - 1914/ Thy will be done

    7. [S340] Census - ON, Waterloo, Berlin - 1911, Div. 33 Pg. 5.

    8. [S1473] Census - ON, Waterloo, Preston - 1861, Div. 1 Page 7.

    9. [S239] Cemetery - ON, Waterloo, Cambridge - Preston CC#6335 Cemetery Internet Link .
      [Marker In Front Of Monument On Left Side] Edward Roos/ 1847 - 1914/ Thy Will Be Done./ [Footstone] Father.

    10. [S116] Vit - ON - Death Registration.
      Name:Edward Roos Gender:Male Birth Year:abt 1847 Birth Place:Preston, Ontario Age at Death:67 Death Date:May 1914 Death Place:Waterloo, Ontario, Canada

    11. [S13] Vit - - ON, Waterloo - Wellington District Marriage Register Part 1 1840-1852, Rev. Jacob Huttner - Minister of The Lutheran Evangelical Church In The Village of Preston report 65.
      Carl Roos, married Elisabeth Zngg, both of Waterloo. 20 Sept. 1846.

    12. [S4] Vit - ON - Marriage Registration.
      Name: Edward Roos Age: 23 Birth Date: abt 1847 Birth Place: Preston Marriage Date: 27 Apr 1870 Marriage County or District: Waterloo Father:Charles Roos Mother:Elizabeth Roos Spouse:Mena Wahn Spouse's Age:19 Spouse Birth Date:abt 1851 Spouse Birth Place:Preston Spouse Father:Valentine Wahn Spouse Mother:Hannah Wahn

    13. [S31] News - ON, Waterloo, Cambridge - Dumfries Reformer (1850-1892), 4 May 1870.
      Wahn, Mena married 27 Apr 1870 to Edward Roos At Preston, by Rev. M. McKenzie. Bride, second daughter of Valentine Wahn. All of Preston.

  • Event Map
    Link to Google MapsBorn - 1847 - Preston (Cambridge), Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsResidence - Lutheran - 1861 - Preston (Cambridge), Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsMarried - 26 Apr 1870 - Preston (Cambridge), Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsOccupation - Shoemaker - 1871 - Preston (Cambridge), Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsOccupation - Manufacturer - 1881 - Galt (Cambridge), Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsOccupation - Felt Maker, Felt Factory - 1911 - Kitchener, Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsResidence - Lutheran - 1911 - Kitchener, Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsDied - Cause: Cause: Gangrene (3 weeks) - Heart Failure (4 hours) - 13 May 1914 - Kitchener, 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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