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

John Y. Decker

Male 1854 - 1925  (71 years)


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  • Name John Y. Decker 
    Born 13 Jan 1854  , Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location  [1, 2, 3, 4
    Gender Male 
    Occupation 1871  Waterloo Twp., Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location  [4
    Shoemaker 
    Religion 1871  Waterloo Twp., Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location  [4
    Lutheran 
    Occupation 1877  Walkerton, Brant Twp., Bruce Co., Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location  [3
    shoemaker 
    Occupation 1901  Kitchener, Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location  [1
    Shoe Maker 
    Religion 1911  Kitchener, Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location  [2
    Roman Catholic 
    Residence 1925  118 Breithaupt St., Kitchener, Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Eby ID Number Waterloo-38122 
    Died 7 Nov 1925 
    Buried Mount Hope Cemetery, Waterloo City, Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Person ID I38122  Generations
    Last Modified 22 Jun 2020 

    Father Heinrich "Henry" Decher,   b. 23 Jun 1817, , Germany Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. Yes, date unknown 
    Mother Anna Maria "Mary" Lang,   b. 1818, , Germany Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. Bef 1901  (Age < 82 years) 
    Married 14 Oct 1849  Greenbush (Kitchener), Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location  [5
    Family ID F8325  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

    Family Veronica C. Kirsch,   b. 20 Jul 1859, Formosa, Culross Twp., Bruce Co., Ontario Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 17 Aug 1925, Kitchener, Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 66 years) 
    Married 11 Dec 1877  Walkerton, Brant Twp., Bruce Co., Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location  [3
    Children 
     1. Daisy V. Decker,   b. 16 Oct 1877, , Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. Yes, date unknown
     2. Lena F. Decker,   b. 18 Feb 1880, , Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. Yes, date unknown
     3. Nellie Katherine Decher,   b. 17 Jun 1881, , Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 14 Jun 1976, Kitchener, Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 94 years)
     4. Mary Decker,   b. 13 Mar 1885, , Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. Yes, date unknown
     5. John J. Decker,   b. 25 Dec 1885, , Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. Yes, date unknown
     6. Lillian Decker,   b. 21 Apr 1887, , Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. Yes, date unknown
     7. Mabel Decker,   b. 23 Mar 1889, , Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. Yes, date unknown
     8. Frederick Decker,   b. 19 Dec 1890, , Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. Yes, date unknown
     9. Clarence Decker,   b. 21 Mar 1892, , Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. Yes, date unknown
     10. Alma Decker,   b. 14 Mar 1894, , Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. Yes, date unknown
     11. Hilda Decker,   b. 14 Aug 1896, , Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. Yes, date unknown
     12. Violet M. Decker,   b. 11 May 1899, , Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. Yes, date unknown
     13. May Decker,   b. May 1900, , Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. Yes, date unknown
    Last Modified 23 Jun 2020 
    Family ID F9983  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

  • Sources 
    1. [S137] Census - ON, Waterloo, Berlin - 1901, Berlin (Town/Ville) A-11 Page 2.

    2. [S340] Census - ON, Waterloo, Berlin - 1911, Div 35 Page 7.

    3. [S721] Vit - ON - Marriage Registration, marriage certificate 1298 (1877), Decker-Kirch.
      John Decker, shoemaker of Walkerton, Birth Place: Canada Age: 24 Estimated birth year: abt 1853 Father Name: Henry Decker Mother Name: Mary Sang Spouse Name: Veronica Kirch, residence Walkerton, Spouse's Age: 19 Spouse Birth Place: Canada Spouse Father Name: John Kirch Spouse Mother Name: Veronica Scheoal Marriage Date: 11 Dec 1877 Marriage Location: Bruce, Walkerton

    4. [S2222] Census - ON, Waterloo, Waterloo Township (North) - 1871, Div. 4, Pg. 1.

    5. [S6] Church Records - ON, Waterloo - Bindeman, F. W. - Card Index Kitchener Public Library.
      Henry Decker, 32, mason of Waterloo married 14 Oct 1849 Greenbush banns to Anna Maria Lang, 31, of Waterloo. witnesses: John Stroh yeoman of Waterloo & Michael Stolz weaver of Waterloo

  • Event Map
    Link to Google MapsBorn - 13 Jan 1854 - , Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsOccupation - Shoemaker - 1871 - Waterloo Twp., Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsReligion - Lutheran - 1871 - Waterloo Twp., Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsOccupation - shoemaker - 1877 - Walkerton, Brant Twp., Bruce Co., Ontario, Canada Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsMarried - 11 Dec 1877 - Walkerton, Brant Twp., Bruce Co., Ontario, Canada Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsOccupation - Shoe Maker - 1901 - Kitchener, Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsReligion - Roman Catholic - 1911 - Kitchener, Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsResidence - 1925 - 118 Breithaupt St., Kitchener, Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsBuried - - Mount Hope Cemetery, Waterloo City, Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Link to Google Earth
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