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

John Kieswetter

Male 1858 - 1903  (45 years)


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  • Name John Kieswetter 
    Born 17 Apr 1858  Wellesley Twp., Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location  [1, 2, 3, 4, 5, 6
    Gender Male 
    Religion 1861  Wellesley Twp., Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location  [5
    Roman Catholic 
    Religion 1871  Wellesley Twp., Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location  [4
    RC 
    Religion 1880  Baden, Wilmot Twp., Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location  [3
    Roman Catholic 
    Occupation 1881  Wellesley Twp., Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location  [2
    Farmer 
    Occupation 1901  Wellesley Twp., Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location  [1
    Farmer 
    Occupation 1903  Bamberg, Wellesley Twp., Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location 
    hotel keeper 
    Eby ID Number Waterloo-46886 
    Died 27 Sep 1903  [6
    Buried St. Clements Roman Catholic Cemetery, St. Clements, Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location  [6
    Person ID I46886  Generations
    Last Modified 29 Sep 2019 

    Father John Baptist Kieswetter,   b. 1820, , Bavaria, Germany Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. Bef 1871  (Age < 50 years) 
    Mother Magdalena Gatschene,   b. 11 Jun 1832, , Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. Yes, date unknown 
    Married 7 Jan 1851  Saint Agatha Roman Catholic Church, St. Agatha, Ontario Find all individuals with events at this location  [7
    Family ID F24817  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

    Family Julia Kroetsch,   b. 28 Sep 1857, Wellesley Twp., Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. Yes, date unknown 
    Married 12 Oct 1880  St. Clements, Wellesley Twp., Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location  [3
    Children 
     1. Simon Kieswetter,   b. 16 Jul 1882, St. Clements, Wellesley Twp., Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. Yes, date unknown
    Last Modified 30 Sep 2019 
    Family ID F12155  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

  • Event Map
    Link to Google MapsBorn - 17 Apr 1858 - Wellesley Twp., Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsReligion - Roman Catholic - 1861 - Wellesley Twp., Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsReligion - RC - 1871 - Wellesley Twp., Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsReligion - Roman Catholic - 1880 - Baden, Wilmot Twp., Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsMarried - 12 Oct 1880 - St. Clements, 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 - hotel keeper - 1903 - Bamberg, Wellesley Twp., Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsBuried - - St. Clements Roman Catholic Cemetery, St. Clements, Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Link to Google Earth
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  • Notes 
    • The death of Mr. John Kieswetter, hotelkeeper, Bamburg, which occurred early this week, has cast a gloom of sorrow upon his many friends in this section.
      Wellesley Maple Leaf, October 1, 1903

      Obituary is supplied by the Wellesley Township Heritage and Historical Society Click here to go to their website.

  • Sources 
    1. [S160] Census - ON, Waterloo, Wellesley Twp. - 1901, Wellesley E-1 Page 13.

    2. [S113] Census - ON, Waterloo, Wellesley Twp. - 1881, Division 1 Page 36.

    3. [S4] Vit - ON - Marriage Registration, 11122-1880.
      John Kiesewetter (occ. farmer of Bamberg) b. Wellesley Canada Age: 23 born abt 1857 father: John Kiesewetter mother: Magdalena Kiesewetter married Juliana Kroetsch (res. Bamberg) Age:: 23 born abt 1857 b. Tp Wellesley Canada father: John Kroetsch mother: Mary Anna Spetz Kroetsch married 12 Oct 1880 Marriage Place: Waterloo, St. Clements

    4. [S269] Census - ON, Waterloo, Wellesley Twp. - 1871, Div. 4, Pg. 47.

    5. [S855] Census - ON, Waterloo, Wellesley Twp. - 1861, Div. 8 Page 44.

    6. [S532] Cemetery - ON, Waterloo, Wellesley - St. Clement RC CC#4534 Waterloo Region Branch, Ontario Genealogical Society.
      [Stone set on angle] [North West/ Front right] John Kieswetter/ died/ Sept. 27, 1903/ aged/ 45 yrs. 5 mo. 10 dys./ Kieswetter

      [North East/ Front left] Mary K. Kroetsch/ died/ Jan. 13, 1865/ aged/ 75 yrs./ John Kroetsch/ died/ Jan. 19, 1904/ aged/ 86 yrs. 10 mo. 12 days/ Mary/ wife of/ John Kroetsch/ died/ Sept. 15, 1860/ aged/ 37 years/ R.I.P.

      [South East/ Back Right] John L. Kroetsch/ died/ Sept. 21, 1897/ aged 46 yrs. 29 days/ Mary Ann/ wife of J.L. Kroetsch/ died/ Apr. 29, 1889/ aged/ 35 yrs. 5 mo. 21 days/ R.I.P./ [verse]

      [South West/ Back left] Kroetsch

    7. [S591] Church Records - ON, Waterloo, Wilmot - St. Agatha Roman Catholic, pg 390.
      Joanes Bapista Kiesvetter, place of origin Bavaria, s/o Pauli Kiesvetter & Catharino Kees, married Magdalena Gatschine, d/o Ignatio Gatschine b. Asasia & Margaretho Kegler