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

Alexander Richard Bernhardt

Male 1876 - 1952  (75 years)


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  • Name Alexander Richard Bernhardt 
    Born 23 Dec 1876  Waterloo Twp., Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location  [1, 2, 3
    Gender Male 
    Residence 1881  Waterloo Twp., Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location  [1
    Roman Catholic 
    Residence 1891  Waterloo Twp., Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location  [2
    Roman Catholic 
    Eby ID Number Waterloo-147858  
    Died 2 Mar 1952  Coronation, , Alberta, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location  [3
    Buried Coronation Cemetery, Coronation, , Alberta, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location  [3
    Person ID I376990  Generations
    Last Modified 11 Jun 2024 

    Father Joseph Bernhardt,   b. CALC 1834, , Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 19 Apr 1891, Waterloo Twp., Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age ~ 57 years) 
    Mother Christina Hergott,   b. 8 Jun 1848, Wilmot Twp., Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 25 Jul 1908, Guelph City, Wellington Co., Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 60 years) 
    Family ID F258161  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

  • Notes 
    • Alexander Bernhardt, Rev. K. Syer officiating. Mr. Bernhardt, was born in Kitchener. Ont.. in 1876 and. as a youn man, moved to South Dakota, and came to Alberta in 1906 when he homesteaded four miles south of what eventually became Coronation. While homesteading he also operated a small store to supply neighboring homesteaders. He moved to Coronation in 1911 and worked in co-operation with E. R. Haney in the general store business, He eventually sold the homestead and went Into the Implement business which he operated until recent years, when he retired. He married Eleanor Richardson In 1924, and besides his wife he is survived by four children, Christina, Katherine. Victoria and Richard, also a brother. Jack, and sister, Katherine, of Breslau, Ont. Many friends and acquaintances attended the services to pay their final respects, and stores closed for one hour in his honor.

      Edmonton Journal, Edmonton, Alberta, Canada March 10, 1952

  • Sources 
    1. [S178] Census - ON, Waterloo, Waterloo South - 1881, Waterloo S. Twp. 1881 Div 1 Page 16.

    2. [S2575] Census - ON, Waterloo Township - 1891, Sect. 2 Page 20.

    3. [S3231] Find A Grave, https://www.findagrave.com/memorial/97585152/alexander-richard-bernhardt.

  • Event Map
    Link to Google MapsBorn - 23 Dec 1876 - Waterloo Twp., Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsResidence - Roman Catholic - 1881 - Waterloo Twp., Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsResidence - Roman Catholic - 1891 - Waterloo Twp., Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsDied - 2 Mar 1952 - Coronation, , Alberta, Canada Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsBuried - - Coronation Cemetery, Coronation, , Alberta, Canada Link to Google Earth
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