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

John Strycker[1]

Male 1834 - 1913  (79 years)


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  • Name John Strycker 
    Born 23 Feb 1834  Waterloo Twp., Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location  [2, 3, 4, 5, 6, 7, 8, 9
    Gender Male 
    Residence 1851  Waterloo Twp., Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location  [2
    Occupation 1853  Hespeler (Cambridge), Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location  [10
    farmer 
    Occupation 1861  Waterloo Twp., Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location  [7
    Laborer 
    Residence 1861  Waterloo Twp., Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location  [7
    Lutheran 
    Occupation 1871  Waterloo Twp., Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location  [4
    Farmer 
    Residence 1871  Waterloo Twp., Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location  [4
    Lutheran 
    Occupation 1881  Waterloo Twp., Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location  [5
    Farmer 
    Residence 1881  Waterloo Twp., Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location  [5
    Lutheran 
    Occupation 1891  Waterloo Twp., Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location  [6
    Farmer 
    Residence 1891  Waterloo Twp., Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location  [6
    Lutheran 
    Retired 1901  Hespeler (Cambridge), Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location  [3
    Eby ID Number 00126-7628.3  
    Died 4 Apr 1913  Hespeler (Cambridge), Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location  [8, 9
    Buried New Hope Cemetery, Hespeler (Cambridge), Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location  [8
    Person ID I377608  Generations
    Last Modified 23 Feb 2021 

    Father Henry Strycker,   b. CALC 12 Apr 1797, , Pennsylvania, USA Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 12 Feb 1860, Near Hespeler, Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age ~ 62 years) 
    Mother Veronica M. "Francis" "Fanny" Wanner,   b. CALC 28 May 1815, Waterloo Twp., Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 16 Oct 1876, Near Hespeler, Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age ~ 61 years) 
    Family ID F3899  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

    Family Caroline Quirmbach,   b. 2 Jul 1837, , Germany Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 24 Nov 1919, Hespeler (Cambridge), Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 82 years) 
    Married 1 Feb 1853  Greenbush (Kitchener), Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location  [10, 11
    Children 
     1. Henry Strycker,   b. 1854, Waterloo Twp., Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. Yes, date unknown
     2. Sarah Ann Strycker,   b. 13 Mar 1857, Waterloo Twp., Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 28 Oct 1927  (Age 70 years)
     3. Louisa Strycker,   b. 11 Dec 1859, Hespeler (Cambridge), Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. Yes, date unknown
     4. Minerva Strycker,   b. 15 Dec 1861, Waterloo Twp., Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. Yes, date unknown
     5. Elizabeth Strycker,   b. 1863, Waterloo Twp., Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. Yes, date unknown
     6. Frances "Fanny" Strycker,   b. 6 Sep 1866, Waterloo Twp., Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. Yes, date unknown
     7. Nancy Strycker,   b. 1868, Waterloo Twp., Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. Yes, date unknown
     8. Ephraim Strycker,   b. 14 Apr 1871, Waterloo Twp., Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. Yes, date unknown
     9. Caroline Strycker,   b. 1873, Waterloo Twp., Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. Yes, date unknown
     10. Charles Strycker,   b. 1875, , Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. Yes, date unknown
     11. John Alfred Strycker,   b. 17 Oct 1875, Waterloo Twp., Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 1955  (Age 79 years)
     12. Charles Edward Strycker,   b. 17 Oct 1875, Waterloo Twp., Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. Yes, date unknown
     13. William Strycker,   b. 1877, Waterloo Twp., Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. Yes, date unknown
    Last Modified 24 Feb 2021 
    Family ID F3900  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

  • Notes 
    • Hespeler, Feb. 2. - To be participants of a double wedding, and to be spared to celebrate their golden anniversaries, is the unique experience of Mr. and Mrs. John Strycker and Mr. and Mrs. Henry Stager, of Hespeler, who were married on February 1st, 1853. On Saturday Mr. and Mrs. Strycker, who had twelve children, all living, celebrated their golden wedding, while the other happy couple celebrated theirs to-day

      Elimira Signet 5 Feb. 1903 p. 2, col. 3

  • Sources 
    1. [S10] Book - Vol II A Biographical History of Waterloo Township and other townships of the county : being a history of the early settlers and their descendants, mostly all of Pennsylvania Dutch origin..., 557.

    2. [S131] Census - ON, Waterloo, Waterloo Twp. - 1851.
      gives age and country of birth

    3. [S143] Census - ON, Waterloo, Hespeler - 1901, Hespeler (Village) D-2 Page 11.

    4. [S604] Census - ON, Waterloo, Waterloo South - 1871, Div. 1, Pg. 6.

    5. [S178] Census - ON, Waterloo, Waterloo South - 1881, Waterloo S. Twp. 1881 Div 1 Page 19.

    6. [S2575] Census - ON, Waterloo Township - 1891, Sect. 2 Page 44.

    7. [S2653] aaaaWaterloo Twp. 1861, Sect. 8 Page 60.

    8. [S237] Cemetery - ON, Waterloo, Cambridge - New Hope CC#4498 Internet Link .
      STRYCKER/ in memory of/ John STRYCKER/ born Feb. 23, 1834/ died Apr. 4, 1913/ his wife/ Caroline QUIRMBACH/ born July 2, 1837/ died Nov. 24, 1919/ at rest/
      [A] Mother
      [B] Father

    9. [S116] Vit - ON - Death Registration.
      Name: John Strycker
      Event Type: Death
      Event Date: 04 Apr 1913
      Event Place: Hespeler, Waterloo, Ontario
      Age: 79y, 1m, 12d b. Waterloo Twp
      Marital Status: Married
      Occupation: Retired Farmer
      Death Place: Hespeler, Waterloo, Ontario
      Death Age: 79 years 1 month 12 days
      Father's Name: Henry Strycker
      Mother's Name: Fannie Warner

    10. [S6] Church Records - ON, Waterloo - Bindeman, F. W. - Card Index Kitchener Public Library.
      John Striger, farmer of New Hope, married 1 Feb 1853 at Greenbush by banns to Pawlina Quernbach of New Hope, wit: George Rife of Waterloo and Jacob Ewald of Waterloo

    11. [S77] News - ON, Waterloo, Elmira - Elmira Signet (1893-1982), Double Wedding - 5 Feb. 1903 p. 2, col. 3.

  • Event Map
    Link to Google MapsBorn - 23 Feb 1834 - Waterloo Twp., Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsResidence - 1851 - Waterloo Twp., Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsOccupation - farmer - 1853 - Hespeler (Cambridge), Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsMarried - 1 Feb 1853 - Greenbush (Kitchener), Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsOccupation - Laborer - 1861 - Waterloo Twp., Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsResidence - Lutheran - 1861 - Waterloo Twp., Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsOccupation - Farmer - 1871 - Waterloo Twp., Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsResidence - Lutheran - 1871 - Waterloo Twp., Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsOccupation - Farmer - 1881 - Waterloo Twp., Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsResidence - Lutheran - 1881 - Waterloo Twp., Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsOccupation - Farmer - 1891 - Waterloo Twp., Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsResidence - Lutheran - 1891 - Waterloo Twp., Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsRetired - 1901 - Hespeler (Cambridge), Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsDied - 4 Apr 1913 - Hespeler (Cambridge), Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsBuried - - New Hope Cemetery, Hespeler (Cambridge), Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Link to Google Earth
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