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

Catherine Unger

Female 1824 - 1875  (50 years)


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  • Name Catherine Unger 
    Born 15 Mar 1824  Strasburg, (Kitchener) Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location  [1, 2, 3, 4
    Gender Female 
    Name Catherine Gildner 
    Residence 1839  Kitchener, Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location  [5
    Religion 1871  Kitchener, Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location  [4
    Mennonite 
    Eby ID Number 00124-7598 
    Died 6 Feb 1875  Kitchener, Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location  [3, 6
    Person ID I3870  Generations
    Last Modified 7 Jan 2020 

    Father George Unger,   b. 1802, Warwick Twp., Lancaster Co., Pennsylvania Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 18 Aug 1880, Normanby Twp., Grey Co., Ontario Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 78 years) 
    Mother Catherine Kraft,   b. 1803, , USA Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. Normanby Twp., Grey Co., Ontario Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Family ID F1230  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

    Family Valentine Gildner,   b. 15 Jan 1814, , Germany Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. Yes, date unknown 
    Married 29 Oct 1839  Kitchener, Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location  [5
    Children 
     1. Henry Gildner,   b. 4 Jul 1844, Waterloo Twp., Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. Yes, date unknown
     2. John U. Gildner,   b. 1 Jul 1845, Waterloo Twp., Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. Yes, date unknown
     3. Menno Gildner,   b. 1858, , Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. Yes, date unknown
     4. Dr. David Gildner,   b. 5 Mar 1847, Waterloo Twp., Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 1920  (Age 72 years)
     5. Allan Gildner,   b. 29 Jul 1850, Waterloo Twp., Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. Yes, date unknown
     6. Menno Gildner,   b. 1853, Waterloo Twp., Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. Yes, date unknown
     7. Mary Ann Gildner,   b. 1856, Waterloo Twp., Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. Yes, date unknown
     8. Lucinde Gildner,   b. 11 Jun 1863, Kitchener, Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 2 Aug 1863, Kitchener, Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 0 years)
    Last Modified 8 Jan 2020 
    Family ID F1241  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

  • Notes 
    • Catherine Unger, "was married to Valentine Gildner, a blacksmith. They resided in Berlin where she died, leaving six children,"


      Eby, Ezra E. (1895). 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: as also much other unpublished historical information chiefly of a local character. Berlin [Kitchener, Ont.]: [s.n.].

  • Sources 
    1. [S123] Census - ON, Waterloo, Berlin - 1861, Div4 pg 36.

    2. [S131] Census - ON, Waterloo, Waterloo Twp. - 1851, Div 4 Pg 6.

    3. [S7] News - ON, Waterloo, Kitchener - Berliner Journal (1859-1917), 11 Feb 1875.
      Died 6 Feb 1875 By Berlin, Catharina nee Unger, wife of Valentin Gueldner died at about 50 years of age.

    4. [S2728] aaaBerlin Census 1871, Sect. 2 Page 14.

    5. [S9] News - ON, Waterloo, Kitchener - Canada Museum und Allgemeine Zeitung (1835-1840), 9 Nov 1839:39.
      29 Oct 1839 Rev Jacob Huettner m. Valentin Gueldner to Spr Catharine Unger, both of Berlin.

    6. [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..., 553.

  • Event Map
    Link to Google MapsBorn - 15 Mar 1824 - Strasburg, (Kitchener) Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsResidence - 1839 - Kitchener, Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsMarried - 29 Oct 1839 - Kitchener, Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsReligion - Mennonite - 1871 - Kitchener, Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsDied - 6 Feb 1875 - Kitchener, Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Link to Google Earth
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