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

Johann "John" Krueger

Male 1823 - 1906  (82 years)


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  • Name Johann "John" Krueger 
    Born 13 Aug 1823  Zerraen, Mecklinburg-Schwerein, Germany Find all individuals with events at this location  [1, 2, 3, 4
    Gender Male 
    Immigration 1853  , Canada Find all individuals with events at this location  [1
    Name John Krueger 
    Naturalization 1860  [1
    Residence 1866  Waterloo City, Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location  [3
    Occupation 1881  Waterloo City, Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location  [2
    Labourer 
    Residence 1881  Waterloo City, Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location  [2
    Lutheran 
    Occupation 1891  Waterloo City, Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location  [4
    Laborer 
    Residence 1891  Waterloo City, Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location  [4
    Lutheran 
    Occupation 1901  Waterloo City, Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location  [1
    Labourer 
    Residence 1906  Herbert St., Waterloo, Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Eby ID Number Waterloo-41507 
    Died 23 Jun 1906  Waterloo City, Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Buried Mount Hope Cemetery, Waterloo City, Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Person ID I41507  Generations
    Last Modified 26 Jun 2022 

    Father John Krueger,   b. Abt 1793, of, Scherwin, Germany Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. Yes, date unknown 
    Mother Mar.,   b. Abt 1793, of, Scherwin, Germany Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. Yes, date unknown 
    Family ID F40402  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

    Family 1 Maria Walker,   b. 1834, , Germany Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. Yes, date unknown 
    Children 
     1. Hannah Krueger,   b. 1857, , Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. Yes, date unknown
     2. Martha Krueger,   b. 1859, , Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. Yes, date unknown
     3. Maria "Mary" Krueger,   b. 1860, , Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. Yes, date unknown
    Last Modified 27 Jun 2022 
    Family ID F10830  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

    Family 2 Wilhelmina "Mena" "Mina" Behrends,   b. 20 Aug 1845, Grambson?, , Germany Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. Yes, date unknown 
    Married 17 Jun 1866  Waterloo City, Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location  [3, 5
    Children 
     1. Catharina "Catherine" Krueger,   b. 4 Aug 1867, Waterloo City, Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 14 May 1932, Waterloo City, Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 64 years)
     2. John Carl Krueger,   b. 12 Nov 1869, Waterloo City, Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 27 Feb 1932, , Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 62 years)
     3. George Krueger,   b. 21 Mar 1874, Waterloo City, Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. Yes, date unknown
     4. Caroline "Carrie" Krueger,   b. 25 Mar 1876, Waterloo City, Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 6 Aug 1915, Waterloo City, Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 39 years)
     5. William Krueger,   b. 30 Sep 1876, Waterloo City, Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. Yes, date unknown
     6. Sophia Krueger,   b. 23 Feb 1879, Waterloo City, Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. Yes, date unknown
     7. Minnie Krueger,   b. 1 Jun 1881, Waterloo City, Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. Yes, date unknown
     8. Henry Krueger,   b. 18 Aug 1884, Waterloo City, Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. Yes, date unknown
     9. Emma Krueger,   b. 11 Mar 1886, Waterloo City, Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. Yes, date unknown
    Last Modified 27 Jun 2022 
    Family ID F38001  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

  • Notes 
    • The death occurred on Saturday evening, June 23rd, of Mr. Johann Krueger, at the advanced age of 82 years, 10 months and 10 days. Deceased was born in 1823 at Zarraen, Mecklemburg-Schween, and came to this country when a young man. He was one of the pioneers of the town of Waterloo, having lived there for nearly fifty years.

      Wellesley Maple Leaf, June 28, 1906

      Obituary is supplied by the Wellesley Township Heritage and Historical Society Click here to go to their website.

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      Death of Aged Resident

      Mr. Johann Krueger Passed Away on Saturday - A Resident of Waterloo for Many Years

      One of the pioneer residents of Waterloo passed away on Saturday evening at 8.30 o'clock in the person of Mr. Johann Krueger, Herbert Street, at the ripe old age of 82 years, 10 months and 10 days.

      Deceased had been ill for several years, but was only confined to his bed two days previous to his death. He had been living retired for the last fifteen or twenty years.

      The late Mr. Krueger was born in Zettaen, Mecklenburg-Schwerein, Germany, and came to Waterloo when a young man, where he has resided for upwards of fifty years. Deceased was one of the oldest members of St. John's Lutheran Church.

      He is survived by a wife and large family. The funeral will be held on Tuesday afternoon at 2.30 o'clock, from his late residence, Herbert St., to St. John's Lutheran Church for service, thence to Mount Hope Cemetery for interment.

      Berlin Daily Telegraph Jun 25 1906 pg 4

  • Sources 
    1. [S135] Census - ON, Waterloo, Waterloo City - 1901, Waterloo (Town/Ville) D-3 Page 10.

    2. [S302] Census - ON, Waterloo, Waterloo City - 1881, Waterloo Village 1881 Div. 1 Page 30.

    3. [S5] Vit - - ON, Waterloo - 1858-1869 Marriage Register.
      John Krueger Birth Place: Schwerin, Residence: Waterloo Township Age: 42 Estimated birth year: abt 1824 Father Name: John Krueger Mother Name: Mar. Spouse Name: Maria Berens Spouse's Age: 20 Spouse Estimated Birth Year: abt 1846, Born: Grambson? Spouse residence: Waterloo Township Spouse Father Name: Ernst Berens Spouse Mother Name: Gina Bris? Marriage Date: 17 Jun 1866 Marriage County: Waterloo

    4. [S1573] Census - ON, Waterloo, Waterloo City - 1891, Section 3 Page 41.

    5. [S1573] Census - ON, Waterloo, Waterloo City - 1891, Section 3 Page 42.

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    Link to Google MapsBorn - 13 Aug 1823 - Zerraen, Mecklinburg-Schwerein, Germany Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsImmigration - 1853 - , Canada Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsResidence - 1866 - Waterloo City, Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsMarried - 17 Jun 1866 - Waterloo City, Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsOccupation - Labourer - 1881 - Waterloo City, Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsResidence - Lutheran - 1881 - Waterloo City, Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsOccupation - Laborer - 1891 - Waterloo City, Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsResidence - Lutheran - 1891 - Waterloo City, Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsOccupation - Labourer - 1901 - Waterloo City, Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsResidence - 1906 - Herbert St., Waterloo, Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsDied - 23 Jun 1906 - Waterloo City, 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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