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

August Alonzo Kress[1]

Male 1851 - 1913  (61 years)


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  • Name August Alonzo Kress 
    Born 25 Dec 1851  Wellesley Twp., Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location  [2, 3, 4, 5, 6
    Gender Male 
    Name Augustus Kress 
    Religion 1852  Wellesley Twp., Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location  [5
    Lutheran 
    Residence 1885  St. Jacobs, Woolwich Twp., Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location  [7
    Occupation 1891  Waterloo City, Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location  [6
    Mason 
    Religion 1891  Waterloo City, Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location  [6
    Lutheran 
    Occupation 1901  Waterloo City, Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location  [2
    Mason 
    Occupation 1911  Waterloo City, Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location  [4
    Mason, Street 
    Religion 1911  Waterloo City, Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location  [4
    Lutheran 
    Eby ID Number Waterloo-41601 
    Died 2 Apr 1913  St. Jacobs, Woolwich Twp., Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location  [3
    Cause: asthma (for years) 
    Buried St. James Lutheran Cemetery, Elmira, Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Person ID I41601  Generations
    Last Modified 16 Mar 2020 

    Father George Frederick "Frederick" Kress,   b. 1807, , Germany Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. Yes, date unknown 
    Mother Maria Carolina "Caroline" Stroh,   b. 28 Apr 1807, Reichartshausen, Heidelberg, Baden, Germany Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 13 Aug 1902  (Age 95 years) 
    Married 18 Feb 1831  Reichartshausen, Heidelberg, Baden, Germany Find all individuals with events at this location  [8
    Family ID F224761  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

    Family 1 Eliza Thiel,   b. 27 Jan 1862, , Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 4 May 1910, Waterloo City, Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 48 years) 
    Married 19 May 1885  Kitchener, Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location  [7
    Children 
     1. Ervin Henry Thiel,   b. 10 Apr 1882, St. Jacobs, Woolwich Twp., Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. Yes, date unknown
     2. Lorenzo Kress,   b. 22 Jan 1886, , Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. Yes, date unknown
     3. Fred Kress,   b. 22 Oct 1890, , Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. Yes, date unknown
     4. Adele Kress,   b. 17 Feb 1898, Waterloo City, Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. Yes, date unknown
    Last Modified 16 Mar 2020 
    Family ID F10849  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

    Family 2 Gertrude Catherine Mayer,   b. 9 Sep 1853, Rochester, Monroe, New York, USA Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 23 Sep 1876, St. Jacobs, Woolwich Twp., Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 23 years) 
    Children 
     1. Christina Kress,   b. 27 Jan 1873, Woolwich Twp., Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. Yes, date unknown
     2. Catharine Kress,   b. 15 Oct 1874, Hawkesville, Wellesley Twp., Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 20 May 1949, Blackie, , Alberta, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 74 years)
     3. Mary Regina Kress,   b. 6 Sep 1876, Woolwich Twp., Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 23 Jun 1951  (Age 74 years)
    Last Modified 16 Mar 2020 
    Family ID F14488  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

    Family 3 Elizabrth Diehl,   b. 1861, , Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. Yes, date unknown 
    Children 
     1. Lorenzo Kress,   b. 1885, , Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. Yes, date unknown
     2. Frederick Kress,   b. 1890, , Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. Yes, date unknown
    Last Modified 16 Mar 2020 
    Family ID F249451  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

  • Sources 
    1. [S4] Vit - ON - Marriage Registration.
      Mary Ress Born: Woolwich Age: 21 Father: August Ress Mother: Gertrude Mayer Born: abt 1877 Spouse: David Martin Age: 24 born: Wellesley Father: David Martin Mother: Catharin Weber married 13 Mar 1898 married: Wellington, Peel

    2. [S135] Census - ON, Waterloo, Waterloo City - 1901, Waterloo (Town/Ville) D-1 Page 4.

    3. [S116] Vit - ON - Death Registration.
      August Kress aged 61y, 3m, 4d, d. 2 Apr 1913 St. Jacobs, b. Waterloo Co.., cause: asthma (for years)

    4. [S366] Census - ON, Waterloo, Waterloo City - 1911, Div. 40 Page 7.

    5. [S242] Census - ON, Waterloo, Wellesley Twp. - 1851, Div. 1 Pg. 4.

    6. [S1573] Census - ON, Waterloo, Waterloo City - 1891, Section 4 Page 47.

    7. [S7] News - ON, Waterloo, Kitchener - Berliner Journal (1859-1917), 28 May 1885.
      19 May 1885 August Kress and Elisa Diehl, both of St. Jacobs, were married by Pastor R. von Pirch in Berlin.

    8. [S2304] Germany, Select Marriages, 1558-1929, FHL Film Number: 1189280 Reference ID: 14D21FN.
      Maria Carolina Stroh Gender: Female Marriage Date: 18 Feb 1831 Marriage Place: Evangelisch, Reichartshausen, Heidelberg, Baden Father: Georg Michael Stroh Mother: Helena Catharina Scholl Spouse: Georg Friederich Kress, Father: Johannes Kress Mother: Catharina Barbara Roth

  • Event Map
    Link to Google MapsBorn - 25 Dec 1851 - Wellesley Twp., Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsReligion - Lutheran - 1852 - Wellesley Twp., Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsResidence - 1885 - St. Jacobs, Woolwich Twp., Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsMarried - 19 May 1885 - Kitchener, Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsOccupation - Mason - 1891 - Waterloo City, Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsReligion - Lutheran - 1891 - Waterloo City, Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsOccupation - Mason - 1901 - Waterloo City, Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsOccupation - Mason, Street - 1911 - Waterloo City, Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsReligion - Lutheran - 1911 - Waterloo City, Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsDied - Cause: asthma (for years) - 2 Apr 1913 - St. Jacobs, Woolwich Twp., Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsBuried - - St. James Lutheran Cemetery, Elmira, Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Link to Google Earth
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