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

Jacob S. Roos[1, 2, 3]

Male 1833 - 1905  (72 years)


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  • Name Jacob S. Roos 
    Born 4 May 1833  Preston (Cambridge), Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location  [3, 4, 5, 6, 7, 8, 9, 10, 11, 12
    Christened 3 Nov 1833  [7
    Gender Male 
    Occupation 1852  Preston (Cambridge), Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location  [4
    Shoemaker 
    Occupation 1861  Waterloo City, Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location  [10
    Shoe Maker 
    Waterloo-JacobS.Roos-0001-1864Advert.jpg
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    County of Waterloo Gazetteer and General Business Directory For 1864; James Sutherland, Compiler, Toronto
    Residence 1861  Waterloo City, Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location  [10
    Lutheran 
    Elected Office 1867  Waterloo City, Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Waterloo City councillor 
    Occupation 1871  Waterloo City, Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location  [12
    Shoemaker 
    Residence 1871  Waterloo City, Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location  [12
    Lutheran 
    Elected Office 1881  Waterloo City, Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Councillor - Waterloo 
    Occupation 1881  Waterloo City, Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location  [6
    Shoemaker 
    Residence 1881  Waterloo City, Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location  [6
    Lutheran 
    Business 1887  Waterloo City, Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Jacob S. Roos manufacturer and dealer in all kinds of boots and shoe, sewning machine agent 
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    The Union Publishing Co.'s Farmers' and Business Directory for the Counties of Waterloo and Wellington 1887, Vol. 3
    Name J. S. Roos 
    Occupation 1891  Waterloo City, Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location  [11
    Merchant 
    Residence 1891  Waterloo City, Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location  [11
    Lutheran 
    Residence Abt 1900  85 King St. N., Waterloo, Ontario Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Occupation 1901  Waterloo, Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location  [5
    Merchant 
    Occupation 1904  Waterloo City, Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location 
    shoemaker 
    Waterloo-J.S.Roos-shoestore-0001-postcard 1908.jpg
    Waterloo-J.S.Roos-shoestore-0001-postcard 1908.jpg
    Given away by The Popular Boot and Shoe Store, this postcard now gives up a number of secrets from Waterloo at the start of the 20th century. The store was part of an 1888 two-storey block that still stands. A clothing shop, delirium, occupies the site in 2015. - Photo courtesy Rych Mills
    Eby ID Number Waterloo-45228 
    Died 21 May 1905  Waterloo City, Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location  [8, 9
    Cause: vesical calculus & endocartitis (2 years) 
    Buried Mount Hope Cemetery, Waterloo City, Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location  [9
    Person ID I45228  Generations
    Last Modified 22 Apr 2021 

    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 1 Elizabeth Henzel,   b. CALC 27 May 1835, , Prussia, Germany Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 9 Aug 1874, Waterloo City, Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age ~ 39 years) 
    Children 
     1. Julius H. Roos,   b. 6 Oct 1856, Preston (Cambridge), Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. Yes, date unknown
     2. Otto Roos,   b. 1857, Preston (Cambridge), Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. Yes, date unknown
     3. Rosina Roos,   b. 24 Mar 1858, Preston (Cambridge), Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. Yes, date unknown
     4. Anna Maria "Maria" Roos,   b. CALC 30 Jan 1862, , Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 13 Jul 1874  (Age ~ 12 years)
     5. Charlotte Catherine "Catherine" Roos,   b. CALC 31 Oct 1863, , Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 6 Feb 1883, Waterloo City, Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age ~ 19 years)
     6. Peter H. Roos,   b. 8 Nov 1865, , Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. Yes, date unknown
     7. John Roos,   b. 1867, , Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. Yes, date unknown
     8. Clara Roos,   b. 1869, Waterloo City, Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. Bef 1901  (Age < 31 years)
     9. Elizabeth Roos,   b. 1871, Waterloo City, Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. Yes, date unknown
     10. George Jacob Roos,   b. CALC 10 Feb 1873, Waterloo City, Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 30 Dec 1873  (Age ~ 0 years)
    Last Modified 23 Apr 2021 
    Family ID F11410  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

    Family 2 Elizabeth Liphardt,   b. 19 May 1844, , Germany Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 1929  (Age 84 years) 
    Children 
     1. Mary D. Roos,   b. Feb 1876, , Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. Yes, date unknown
     2. Mary Roos,   b. 2 Feb 1876, Waterloo City, Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. Yes, date unknown
     3. Anna C. Roos,   b. Dec 1879, , Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. Yes, date unknown
     4. Annie Roos,   b. 25 Dec 1879, Waterloo City, Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. Yes, date unknown
     5. Charles Herbert Roos,   b. 21 Aug 1881, Waterloo City, Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. Yes, date unknown
     6. Albertina Roos,   b. 29 Jun 1883, Waterloo City, Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. Yes, date unknown
     7. Nelda A. Roos,   b. 17 Dec 1885, Waterloo City, Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. Yes, date unknown
     8. Edna Elisabeth Deigel,   b. 20 Feb 1891, Waterloo City, Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. Yes, date unknown
    Last Modified 23 Apr 2021 
    Family ID F11755  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

  • Sources 
    1. [S4] Vit - ON - Marriage Registration.
      Julius Roos Born: Preston Age: 26 Father: Jacob Roos Mother: Elizabeth Henold Born: abt 1867 Spouse: Elizabeth Amelia Schlote Age: 33 born: Berlin Father: Fred Schlote Mother: Elizabeth Kraft married 25 Apr 1893 married: Waterloo, New Hamburg

    2. [S7] News - ON, Waterloo, Kitchener - Berliner Journal (1859-1917), 15 Feb 1883.
      06 Feb 1883 Charlotte Catharine Roos, daughter of Jakob S. Roos, died in Waterloo at age of 19 years, 3 months & 6 days

    3. [S7] News - ON, Waterloo, Kitchener - Berliner Journal (1859-1917), 13 Aug 1874.
      Died 9 Aug 1874 In Waterloo Village, Elisabeth, nee Hetzel, wife of Jakob S. Roos, died at the age of 29 years, 2 months and a few days.

    4. [S270] Census - ON, Waterloo, Preston - 1852, Pg 10.

    5. [S135] Census - ON, Waterloo, Waterloo City - 1901, Waterloo (Town/Ville) D-7 Page 4.

    6. [S302] Census - ON, Waterloo, Waterloo City - 1881, Waterloo Village 1881 Div. 2 Page 47.

    7. [S211] Church Records - ON, Waterloo, Kitchener - Church Register of H. W. Peterson 1833-1835.
      Jacob geb. den 4 May, 1833, get. den 3 Nov. 1833, by Revd. H W Peterson; parentes, Johannes Roos und Frau Elisabeth Weikert; testes, Pathen sind Georg Bergtold, Jacob Marzalff, Catharina Roos, Catharina Bernhard. Peterson's Register

    8. [S713] Vit - ON - Death Registration, death certificate 28821 (1905), Jacob S. Roos.
      Jacob S. Roos, d. 21 May 1905 Waterloo Town, aged 72, b. Preston, occ. shoe merchant, cause: vesical calculus & endocartitis (2 years)

    9. [S192] Cemetery - ON, Waterloo, Waterloo City - Mount Hope CC#4500 Internet Link.
      Zum Andenken an/ Jacob S. Roos/ gest. 21 Mai 1905/ Alt. 72 Jah. 17 Tag./ seine Ehefrau/ Elizabeth Lippert/ 1844-1929

    10. [S1885] Census - ON, Waterloo, Waterloo City - 1861, Waterloo 1861 Dist. 1 Page 7.

    11. [S1573] Census - ON, Waterloo, Waterloo City - 1891, Section 4 Page 58.

    12. [S2658] aaaaWaterloo Village 1871, Sect. 1 Page 36.

  • Event Map
    Link to Google MapsBorn - 4 May 1833 - Preston (Cambridge), Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsOccupation - Shoemaker - 1852 - Preston (Cambridge), Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsOccupation - Shoe Maker - 1861 - Waterloo City, Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsResidence - Lutheran - 1861 - Waterloo City, Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsElected Office - Waterloo City councillor - 1867 - Waterloo City, Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsOccupation - Shoemaker - 1871 - Waterloo City, Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsResidence - Lutheran - 1871 - Waterloo City, Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsElected Office - Councillor - Waterloo - 1881 - Waterloo City, Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsOccupation - Shoemaker - 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 MapsBusiness - Jacob S. Roos manufacturer and dealer in all kinds of boots and shoe, sewning machine agent - 1887 - Waterloo City, Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsOccupation - Merchant - 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 MapsResidence - Abt 1900 - 85 King St. N., Waterloo, Ontario Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsOccupation - Merchant - 1901 - Waterloo, Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsOccupation - shoemaker - 1904 - Waterloo City, Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsDied - Cause: vesical calculus & endocartitis (2 years) - 21 May 1905 - 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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