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

Johann Heinrich "Henry" Dickman

Male 1826 - 1921  (95 years)


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  • Name Johann Heinrich "Henry" Dickman 
    Born 11 Dec 1826  [1
    Gender Male 
    Birth CALC 11 Sep 1828  , Mecklenburg-Vorpommern, Germany Find all individuals with events at this location  [1, 2, 3, 4, 5, 6
    Immigration 1854  [1
    Immigration 1854  , Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location  [4
    Name Henry Dickman 
    Naturalization 1861  , Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location  [4
    Occupation 1871  Kitchener, Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location  [2
    Cabinetmaker 
    Residence 1871  Kitchener, Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location  [2
    Methodist 
    Occupation 1881  Kitchener, Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location  [3
    Carpenter 
    Residence 1881  Kitchener, Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location  [3
    Evangelist 
    Occupation 1891  Kitchener, Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location  [5
    Carpenter 
    Residence 1891  Kitchener, Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location  [5
    Evangelical 
    Occupation 1901  Kitchener, Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location  [1
    Carpenter 
    Occupation 1911  Kitchener, Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location  [4
    Income 
    Residence 1911  Kitchener, Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location  [4
    Evangelical 
    Eby ID Number Waterloo-38768 
    Died 11 Dec 1921  Kitchener, Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location  [6, 7
    Cause: Cause: Slight Cerebral Haemorrhage - Senility 
    Buried 13 Dec 1921  Mount Hope Cemetery, Kitchener, Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location  [6
    Person ID I38768  Generations
    Last Modified 29 Jan 2024 

    Family Christina Hadler,   b. 5 Feb 1829, Heisenberg, Ostalbkreis, Baden-W├╝rttemberg, Germany Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 29 Jun 1910, Kitchener, Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 81 years) 
    Married 1854  Dundas, West Flamborough Twp., Wentworth Co., Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Children 
     1. Johanna "Hannah Dora" Dickman,   b. 23 Sep 1856, Hamilton, Wentworth Co., Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 11 Jan 1944, Kitchener, Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 87 years)
     2. Isaac Dickman,   b. 13 Sep 1860, Hamilton, Wentworth Co., Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 2 Mar 1940, Toronto, York Co., Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 79 years)
     3. Solomon Dickman,   b. 1863, , Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. Yes, date unknown
     4. Veronica "Fanny" Dickman,   b. 1864, , Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. Yes, date unknown
     5. Henry "Harry" Dickman,   b. 26 Jul 1867, Kitchener, Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. Yes, date unknown
     6. Emma Dickman,   b. 6 Nov 1872, Kitchener, Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. Yes, date unknown
    Last Modified 30 Jan 2024 
    Family ID F10141  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

  • Notes 
    • JOHN HENRY DICKMAN

      One of the oldest residents of this city passed away at the home of his daughter, Mrs. George Steinmetz Sunday afternoon in the person of Mr. John Henry Dickman. The deceased was born in Germany in September, 93 years ago. In 1854 he immigrated to Canada and took up his residence at Dundas and in the same year married Miss Christine Addler who predeceased him eleven years. In 1860 he came to Kitchener where he has since resided and where for many years he was employed as a cabinet maker. Me was a continuous member of Zion Evangelical church since coming to Kitchener and for some time has been the oldest member. He is survived by five children Hannah (Mrs. George Steinmetz) of this city; Isaac of Toronto; Fanny (Mrs.Christ Steinmetz) of Winnipeg; Henry W., of Waterloo; Emma (Mrs. Albert Halstead) of Brantford. Twenty-six grand children and twenty-five great grandchildren also survive. About three years ago Mr. Dickman was the victim of an accident and has been confined to his room since that time. Recently he suffered from paralysis which was the cause of death. The funeral was held from the home of his daughter, 54 1-2 Queen street south on Tuesday afternoon at 2.30 o'clock. Services were held at Zion Evangelical church and interment was held in Mount Hope cemetery.

      Chronicle-Telegraph 15 Dec 1921 pg 8

  • Sources 
    1. [S137] Census - ON, Waterloo, Berlin - 1901, Berlin (Town/Ville) A-11 Page 12.

    2. [S229] Census - ON, Waterloo, Berlin - 1871, Div. 2, Pg. 27.

    3. [S158] Census - ON, Waterloo, Berlin - 1881, Div. 2 Pg. 63.

    4. [S340] Census - ON, Waterloo, Berlin - 1911, Div. 25 1911 Pg. 2.

    5. [S1592] Census - ON, Waterloo, Berlin - 1891, Section 1 Page 21.

    6. [S3231] Find A Grave, https://www.findagrave.com/memorial/154427460.

    7. [S116] Vit - ON - Death Registration.
      Name:John Henry Dickman Gender:Male Birth Year:abt 1828 Birth Place:Germany Age at Death:93 Death Date:11 Dec 1921 Death Place:Waterloo, Ontario, Canada

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    Link to Google MapsBirth - CALC 11 Sep 1828 - , Mecklenburg-Vorpommern, Germany Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsImmigration - 1854 - , Ontario, Canada Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsMarried - 1854 - Dundas, West Flamborough Twp., Wentworth Co., Ontario, Canada Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsNaturalization - 1861 - , Ontario, Canada Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsOccupation - Cabinetmaker - 1871 - Kitchener, Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsResidence - Methodist - 1871 - Kitchener, Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsOccupation - Carpenter - 1881 - Kitchener, Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsResidence - Evangelist - 1881 - Kitchener, Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsOccupation - Carpenter - 1891 - Kitchener, Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsResidence - Evangelical - 1891 - Kitchener, Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsOccupation - Carpenter - 1901 - Kitchener, Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsOccupation - Income - 1911 - Kitchener, Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsResidence - Evangelical - 1911 - Kitchener, Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsDied - Cause: Cause: Slight Cerebral Haemorrhage - Senility - 11 Dec 1921 - Kitchener, Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsBuried - 13 Dec 1921 - Mount Hope Cemetery, Kitchener, Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Link to Google Earth
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