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

Johann Heinrich "Henry" Knipfel

Male 1815 - 1873  (57 years)


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  • Name Johann Heinrich "Henry" Knipfel 
    Born 11 Dec 1815  Upper Dorla, Prussia Find all individuals with events at this location  [1, 2, 3
    Gender Male 
    Name Henry Knipfel  [4
    Occupation 1852  Waterloo Twp., Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location  [5
    labourer 
    Eby ID Number Waterloo-38735 
    Died 12 Oct 1873  Waterloo Twp., Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location  [1, 2
    Cause: bilious fever and congestion of the lungs (2 weeks) 
    Buried Mount Hope Cemetery, Kitchener, Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location  [2
    Person ID I38735  Generations
    Last Modified 11 Jun 2024 

    Family Caroline Deichlen,   b. 17 Nov 1829, , Germany Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 5 Mar 1912, Kitchener, Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 82 years) 
    Children 
     1. Otto Knipfel,   b. 16 Mar 1852 OR 13 Jul 1851 OR 19 Oct 1850, Waterloo Twp., Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 8 Aug 1901, Kitchener, Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 50 years)
     2. Maria "Mary" Knipfel,   b. 6 Mar 1849, Waterloo Twp., Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 22 Oct 1880, Marion Centre, Marion, Kansas, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 31 years)
     3. Henry Knipfel,   b. 26 Jul 1859, Petersburg, Wilmot Twp., Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 6 Jul 1895, , Missouri, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 35 years)
     4. Noah Knipfel,   b. 8 Sep 1862, Petersburg, Wilmot Twp., Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 23 Jan 1918, Kitchener, Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 55 years)
     5. Caralina Knipfle,   b. 1864, Petersburg, Wilmot Twp., Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. Yes, date unknown
     6. David Charles Knipfel,   b. 18 Sep 1866, Petersburg, Wilmot Twp., Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 1 May 1955  (Age 88 years)
     7. Willie Knipfle,   b. 1874, Petersburg, Wilmot Twp., Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. Yes, date unknown
     8. Caroline Knipfle,   b. 1878, Petersburg, Wilmot Twp., Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. Yes, date unknown
    Last Modified 11 Jun 2024 
    Family ID F10131  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

  • Sources 
    1. [S116] Vit - ON - Death Registration.
      Henry Knipfel Death Date: 12 Oct 1873 Death Location: Waterloo, Waterloo Township, aged 58y 10 m Birth Location: Upper Dorla Prussia cause: bilious fever and congestion of the lungs (2 weeks)

    2. [S166] Cemetery - ON, Waterloo, Kitchener - Mount Hope CC#4508 Internet Link .
      Zum Andenken/ am/ Joh. Heinrich/ Knoepfel/ gest. 12 Oct. 1873/ im Alter von/ 57 Jah. 10 Mon./ und 1 Tag./ [verse]/

    3. [S131] Census - ON, Waterloo, Waterloo Twp. - 1851, Div 4 Pg 26.
      Henry KNIPHEL Labourer Birthplace: Germany Age 39 Lutheran
      Carolina KNIPHEL Birthplace: Germany Age 32 Lutheran
      Maria KNIPHEL Birthplace: Canada Age 3 Lutheran b. 8-Jul
      Otto KNIPHEL Birthplace: Canada Age 2 Lutheran b. 19-Oct

    4. [S4] Vit - ON - Marriage Registration.
      David Knipfel Born: Canada Age: 24 Father: Henry Knipfel Mother: Caroline Knipfel Born: abt 1866 Spouse: Emma Scherer Age: 22 born: Canada Father: Henry Scherer Mother: Caroline Wintenberg Scherer married 23 Sep 1890

    5. [S131] Census - ON, Waterloo, Waterloo Twp. - 1851, Div 4 Pg 26.

  • Event Map
    Link to Google MapsBorn - 11 Dec 1815 - Upper Dorla, Prussia Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsOccupation - labourer - 1852 - Waterloo Twp., Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsDied - Cause: bilious fever and congestion of the lungs (2 weeks) - 12 Oct 1873 - Waterloo Twp., Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsBuried - - Mount Hope Cemetery, Kitchener, Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Link to Google Earth
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