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

Conrad Gerth[1]

Male 1849 - 1927  (77 years)


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  • Name Conrad Gerth 
    Born 10 Oct 1849  Wellesley Twp., Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location  [2, 3, 4, 5, 6, 7, 8, 9
    Gender Male 
    Religion 1861  Wellesley Twp., Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location  [6
    Lutheran Protestant 
    Occupation 1871  Wellesley Twp., Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location  [5
    Farmer 
    Religion 1871  Wellesley Twp., Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location  [5
    Lutheran 
    Occupation 1873  Wellesley Twp., Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location  [8
    blacksmith 
    Residence 1873  Wellesley Twp., Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location  [1
    Occupation 1881  Wellesley Twp., Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location  [3
    Farmer 
    Occupation 1901  Wellesley Twp., Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location  [2
    Farmer 
    Occupation 1911  Wellesley Village, Wellesley Twp., Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location  [4
    Laborer 
    Religion 1911  Wellesley Village, Wellesley Twp., Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location  [4
    Lutheran 
    Religion 1921  Wellesley Village, Wellesley Twp., Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location  [7
    Lutheran 
    Residence 1927  47 Krug St., Kitchener, Waterloo, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Eby ID Number Waterloo-46306 
    Died 4 Apr 1927  Kitchener, Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location  [9
    Buried St. Marks Lutheran Cemetery, Wellesley, Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location  [9
    Person ID I46306  Generations
    Last Modified 23 Jul 2020 

    Father Heinrich "Henry" Gerth,   b. 1815, , Hessen, Germany Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 1 Jun 1894, Wellesley Twp., Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 79 years) 
    Mother Kunigunda Roeder,   b. 25 Apr 1825, , Germany Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 13 Jan 1912, Mornington Twp., Perth Co., Ontario Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 86 years) 
    Family ID F27253  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

    Family Ernestina Mess,   b. 11 Jul 1851, Wellesley Twp., Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 2 Oct 1913, , Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 62 years) 
    Married 23 Sep 1873  Heidelberg, Wellesley Twp., Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location  [1, 8
    Children 
     1. John Gerth,   b. 1874, , Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. Yes, date unknown
     2. Herman Conrad Gerth,   b. 4 Nov 1876, Wellesley Twp., Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 28 Mar 1955, , Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 78 years)
     3. George Gerth,   b. 12 Oct 1878, Bamberg, Wellesley Twp., Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 1964  (Age 85 years)
     4. Heinrich "Henry" Gerth,   b. 5 Jun 1881, Bamberg, Wellesley Twp., Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 20 May 1926, Kitchener, Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 44 years)
     5. Clara Gerth,   b. 16 Apr 1887, , Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. Yes, date unknown
    Last Modified 24 Jul 2020 
    Family ID F12033  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

  • Notes 
    • Conrad Gerth

      Conrad Gerth passed away yesterday at his home, 47 Krug St., at the age of 77 years, 5 months, and 24 days. Deceased who was born in Wellesley Township, had only lived in this city for three years, having spent the greater part of his life as a farmer in Wellesley Township. His death will be deeply mourned by his large circle of friends throughout Waterloo County. He was predeceased by his wife 13 years ago. He is survived by two sons, George of Kitchener and Herman of Wellesley, and one daughter, Mrs. Ed. Reist, 47 Krug St. The funeral will be held from his daughter's residence on Thursday afternoon at 1:15 o'clock to the Wellesley Lutheran Church where funeral services will be conducted. Interment will be made in the Wellesley Cemetery.

  • Sources 
    1. [S7] News - ON, Waterloo, Kitchener - Berliner Journal (1859-1917), 2 Oct 1873.
      23 Sep 1873 By Pastor J. Brezing in Heidelberg, Conrad Gerth was married to Ernestine Mess, both of Wellesley Township.

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

    3. [S113] Census - ON, Waterloo, Wellesley Twp. - 1881, Division 1 Page 54.

    4. [S504] Census - ON, Waterloo, Wellesley Twp. - 1911, Div. 11 page 10.

    5. [S269] Census - ON, Waterloo, Wellesley Twp. - 1871, Div. 4, Pg. 69.

    6. [S855] Census - ON, Waterloo, Wellesley Twp. - 1861, Div. 8 Page 45.

    7. [S2107] Census - ON, Waterloo, Wellesley Twp. - 1921, Sub District 11 Page 7.

    8. [S721] Vit - ON - Marriage Registration, marriage certificate 12819 (1873), Gerth-Mess.
      Conrad Gerth, 24, Blacksmith, res. & b. Wellesley Twp, son of Henry and Kunionda married Ernstine Mess, 22, res. & b. Wellesley Twp, daughter of Henry and Mary, witnessed by: Ludwig Hahn and Fredrick Fleischauer of Wellesley, 23 September 1873 in Heidelberg

    9. [S2173] Find A Grave, Cemetery, S., America, N., Municipality, W., & Cemetery, S. (1849). Conrad Gerth (1849-1927) - Find A Grave Memorial. Retrieved 10 June 2020, from https://www.findagrave.com/memorial/62337626.

  • Event Map
    Link to Google MapsBorn - 10 Oct 1849 - Wellesley Twp., Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsReligion - Lutheran Protestant - 1861 - Wellesley Twp., Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsOccupation - Farmer - 1871 - Wellesley Twp., Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsReligion - Lutheran - 1871 - Wellesley Twp., Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsOccupation - blacksmith - 1873 - Wellesley Twp., Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsResidence - 1873 - Wellesley Twp., Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsMarried - 23 Sep 1873 - Heidelberg, Wellesley 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 MapsOccupation - Farmer - 1901 - Wellesley Twp., Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsOccupation - Laborer - 1911 - Wellesley Village, Wellesley Twp., Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsReligion - Lutheran - 1911 - Wellesley Village, Wellesley Twp., Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsReligion - Lutheran - 1921 - Wellesley Village, Wellesley Twp., Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsDied - 4 Apr 1927 - Kitchener, Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsBuried - - St. Marks Lutheran Cemetery, Wellesley, Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Link to Google Earth
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