Waterloo Region Generations
A record of the people of Waterloo Region, Ontario.
John W. Roos

John W. Roos[1, 2, 3]

Male 1835 - 1882  (47 years)

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  • Name John W. Roos 
    Born 5 Mar 1835  Preston (Cambridge), Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location  [4, 5, 6, 7, 8, 9
    Christened 5 Apr 1835  Preston (Cambridge), Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location  [6
    Gender Male 
    Residence 1859  Kitchener, Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location  [10
    Business 1867  Kitchener, Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location 
    American Hotel 
    John Roos advertisement
    John Roos advertisement
    image from Directory of Waterloo 1867
    Name Johann Roos 
    Occupation 1870  Kitchener, Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location  [11
    hotel keeper 
    Occupation 1871  Kitchener, Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location  [5
    Tavern Keeper [catagory: hotel keeper, inn keeper, tavern keeper] 
    Occupation 1878  Waterloo City, Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location  [12
    clerk 
    Occupation 1881  Waterloo City, Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location  [8
    Market Clerk 
    Religion 1881  Waterloo City, Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location  [8
    Lutheran 
    Eby ID Number Waterloo-41712 
    Died 6 Nov 1882  Waterloo City, Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location  [9, 13
    Cause: Consumption 
    Buried Mount Hope Cemetery, Waterloo City, Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Person ID I41712  Generations
    Last Modified 12 Jun 2019 

    Father John Roos,   b. 6 Dec 1809, , Alsace Lorraine, France Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 20 Nov 1885, Preston (Cambridge), Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 75 years) 
    Mother Elisabeth G. Weicker,   b. 15 Aug 1811, , Germany Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 10 Jul 1875, Preston (Cambridge), Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 63 years) 
    Family ID F9108  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

    Family Catherine Schnarr,   b. 27 Mar 1835, , Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. Yes, date unknown 
    Married 20 Sep 1859  Waterloo City, Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location  [4, 10
    Children 
     1. Emma Rosinea Roos,   b. 6 Sep 1861, , Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. Yes, date unknown
     2. Albert Jacob Roos,   b. 15 Sep 1864, , Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 1941  (Age 76 years)
     3. Henry Roos,   b. 1866, , Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. Yes, date unknown
     4. Henry William Roos,   b. 11 Aug 1866, , Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. Bef 1911  (Age < 44 years)
     5. Otilla Olissa Roos,   b. 16 May 1868, , Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 28 Feb 1938, Waterloo City, Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 69 years)
     6. Otillia Roos,   b. 1870, , Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. Yes, date unknown
     7. Edward John Roos,   b. 15 Mar 1870, Kitchener, Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. Yes, date unknown
     8. Oscar H. Roos,   b. 1871, , Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. Yes, date unknown
     9. Georgina M. Roos,   b. 26 Sep 1873, , Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. Yes, date unknown
     10. John Caspar Roos,   b. CALC 1876, , Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 6 Feb 1881, Waterloo City, Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age ~ 5 years)
     11. Edith Elizabeth Roos,   b. 14 Aug 1878, Waterloo City, Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. Yes, date unknown
    Last Modified 14 Jun 2019 
    Family ID F10873  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

  • Event Map
    Link to Google MapsBorn - 5 Mar 1835 - Preston (Cambridge), Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsChristened - 5 Apr 1835 - Preston (Cambridge), Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsResidence - 1859 - Kitchener, Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsMarried - 20 Sep 1859 - Waterloo City, Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsBusiness - American Hotel - 1867 - Kitchener, Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsOccupation - hotel keeper - 1870 - Kitchener, Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsOccupation - Tavern Keeper [catagory: hotel keeper, inn keeper, tavern keeper] - 1871 - Kitchener, Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsOccupation - clerk - 1878 - Waterloo City, Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsOccupation - Market Clerk - 1881 - Waterloo City, Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsReligion - Lutheran - 1881 - Waterloo City, Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsDied - Cause: Consumption - 6 Nov 1882 - 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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  • Sources 
    1. [S4] Vit - ON - Marriage Registration.
      Estella L Bowman Born: Berlin Age: 25 Father: Wm Bowman Mother: Jane Bowman Born: abt 1872 Spouse: Albert J Roos Age: 23 born: Waterloo Father: Jno Roos Mother: Catharine Roos married 12 Oct 1897

    2. [S4] Vit - ON - Marriage Registration.
      Emma Hasenpflug Born: Waterloo Age: 32 Born: abt 1870 Spouse: Henry Roos Age: 36 born: Berlin Father: John Roos Mother: Catharine Schnarr married 26 Nov 1902 married: Waterloo, Berlin

    3. [S7] News - ON, Waterloo, Kitchener - Berliner Journal (1859-1917), 17 Feb 1881.
      6 Feb 1881 John Caspar, small son of John Roos died at the age of 5 weeks in Waterloo.

    4. [S5] Vit - - ON, Waterloo - 1858-1869 Marriage Register.
      John Roos Born: Preston Res: Berlin Age: 24 Father: John Mother: Elizabeth Weilkes Born: 1835 Spouse: Catherine Schnarr Age: 23 born: Waterloo Res: Waterloo Born: 1836 Father: Hartman Mother: Mary Kalbfleish married 20 Sep 1859 county: Waterloo

    5. [S229] Census - ON, Waterloo, Berlin - 1871, Div 13, Page 29.

    6. [S6] Church Records - ON, Waterloo - Bindeman, F. W. - Card Index Kitchener Public Library.
      Johann Roos b. 5 Mar 1835, bapt., 5 Apr 1835 Preston, s/o Johann & Elizabeth sponsors: Peter Dunke, Michael Roos

    7. [S131] Census - ON, Waterloo, Waterloo Twp. - 1851, Div 5 Pg 12.

    8. [S302] Census - ON, Waterloo, Waterloo City - 1881, Waterloo Village 1881 Div. 2 Page 12.

    9. [S7] News - ON, Waterloo, Kitchener - Berliner Journal (1859-1917), 16 Nov 1882.
      06 Nov 1882 John Roos died in Waterloo, of consumption, at age of 47 years, 9 months and 1 day.

    10. [S14] News - ON, Waterloo, Kitchener - Berlin Chronicle (1856-1860), 27 Sep 1859.
      20 Sep 1859 At Waterloo Village, on the 20th inst., by Rev. Mr. Hoelshe, Lutheran Minister, Mr. J. Roos, of Berlin, to Miss Catherine, daughter of Hartman Schnarr, Esq., of Waterloo Village.

    11. [S57] Vit - ON - Birth Registration.
      Edward John Roos Born: 15 Mar 1870 County: Waterloo Father: John Roos Jr. Mother: Catharine Snarr

    12. [S57] Vit - ON - Birth Registration.
      Edith Elizabeth Roos Born: 14 Aug 1878 County: Waterloo Father: John Roos Mother: Catharine Schnarr

    13. [S2418] aaaa CensusTown of Waterloo 1891 Sect. 3, Section 3 Page 7.