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

Francis Anton Compass

Male 1825 - 1906  (81 years)


Personal Information    |    Sources    |    Event Map    |    All    |    PDF

  • Name Francis Anton Compass 
    Born 9 Jan 1825  , France Find all individuals with events at this location  [1, 2, 3, 4, 5, 6
    Gender Male 
    Immigration 1832  , Canada Find all individuals with events at this location  [1
    Name Franz Anton Compass 
    Occupation 1851  Woolwich Twp., Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location  [3
    Farmer 
    Residence 1851  Woolwich Twp., Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location  [3
    RC 
    Occupation 1861  Woolwich Twp., Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location  [6
    Farmer 
    Residence 1861  Woolwich Twp., Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location  [6
    Roman Catholic 
    Occupation 1871  Woolwich Twp., Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location  [4
    Farmer 
    Residence 1871  Woolwich Twp., Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location  [4
    RC 
    Occupation 1881  Wellesley Twp., Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location  [2
    Farmer 
    Retired 1901  Wellesley Twp., Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location  [1
    Eby ID Number Waterloo-425789 
    Died 20 Feb 1906  [5
    Buried St. Clements Roman Catholic Cemetery, St. Clements, Wellesley Twp., Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location  [5
    Person ID I425789  Generations
    Last Modified 28 Nov 2022 

    Father Anton "Anthony" Compass,   b. 1794, , France Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 24 Aug 1869, Woolwich Twp., Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 75 years) 
    Mother Margaret Eckensviller,   b. 1791, , Germany Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 1875  (Age 84 years) 
    Family ID F273656  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

    Family Catharina Kunnemann,   b. 15 Jan 1822, , France Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 15 Mar 1899  (Age 77 years) 
    Married 22 Jan 1850  St. Boniface Roman Catholic Church, Maryhill, Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location  [7
    Children 
     1. Ludwig Compass,   b. 1846, , Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. Yes, date unknown
     2. Mary Ann Compass,   b. 2 Dec 1851, Woolwich Twp., Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 29 Feb 1940  (Age 88 years)
     3. Catherine Compass,   b. 1 Jan 1853, Woolwich Twp., Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 5 May 1898  (Age 45 years)
     4. Magdalena Compass,   b. 1854, Woolwich Twp., Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. Yes, date unknown
     5. Joseph Compass,   b. 16 Dec 1856, Woolwich Twp., Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. Yes, date unknown
     6. Morand Compass,   b. 18 Apr 1860, Woolwich Twp., Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. Yes, date unknown
     7. Francis Joseph Compass,   b. 1862, Woolwich Twp., Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. Yes, date unknown
    Last Modified 28 Nov 2022 
    Family ID F12372  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

  • Sources 
    1. [S160] Census - ON, Waterloo, Wellesley Twp. - 1901, Wellesley E-2 Page 7.

    2. [S113] Census - ON, Waterloo, Wellesley Twp. - 1881, Division 1 Page 16.

    3. [S141] Census - ON, Waterloo, Woolwich - 1851, Div. 4, Pg. 99.

    4. [S144] Census - ON, Waterloo, Woolwich - 1871, Div. 3, Pg. 83.

    5. [S532] Cemetery - ON, Waterloo, Wellesley - St. Clement RC CC#4534 Waterloo Region Branch, Ontario Genealogical Society.
      [North/Front] In memory of/ Hubert Diss/ died Mar. 31, 1936/ aged 83 years/ Marian Compass/ his wife/ died Feb. 29, 1940/ aged 89 years/ R.I.P./ H. Diss
      [South/Back] In memory of/ Anton Compass/ died Aug. 24, 1869/ aged 74 years/ Margaretha Eckenswiller/ his wife/ died in the year 1875/ aged 84 years/ Francis Anton Compass/ died Feb. 20, 1906/ aged 81 years/ 24 days/ Catharina Compass/ his wife/ died March 15, 1899/ aged 77 years 2 mos./ may their souls rest in peace

    6. [S915] Census - ON, Waterloo, Woolwich - 1861, Sect. 9 Page 84.

    7. [S91] Church Records - ON, Waterloo, Maryhill - St. Boniface Roman Catholic [found cited on various sources on the internet and family histories], Rev. Andreas Kobler.
      Francis Anton Compass s/o Anton & Margaretha married 22 Jan 1850 to Catharina Cunemann d/o Jacob & Gertrude Lilbermann, witnesses: Anton Cunemann & Maria Anna Compass

  • Event Map
    Link to Google MapsBorn - 9 Jan 1825 - , France Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsImmigration - 1832 - , Canada Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsMarried - 22 Jan 1850 - St. Boniface Roman Catholic Church, Maryhill, Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsOccupation - Farmer - 1851 - Woolwich Twp., Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsResidence - RC - 1851 - Woolwich Twp., Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsOccupation - Farmer - 1861 - Woolwich Twp., Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsResidence - Roman Catholic - 1861 - Woolwich Twp., Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsOccupation - Farmer - 1871 - Woolwich Twp., Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsResidence - RC - 1871 - Woolwich Twp., Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsOccupation - Farmer - 1881 - Wellesley Twp., Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsRetired - 1901 - Wellesley Twp., Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsBuried - - St. Clements Roman Catholic Cemetery, St. Clements, Wellesley Twp., Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Link to Google Earth
     = Link to Google Earth