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

Johann "Jean" "John" Jakke[1]

Male 1801 - 1873  (72 years)


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  • Name Johann "Jean" "John" Jakke 
    Born 1801  , France Find all individuals with events at this location  [1, 2, 3
    Gender Male 
    Interesting murder, misfortune 
    Misfortune murdered - robbed 
    Name John Jacke  [4
    Name John Jacky 
    Occupation 1852  Wilmot Twp., Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location  [2
    Yeoman 
    Religion 1852  Wilmot Twp., Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Lutheran 
    Residence 1852  Wilmot Twp., Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location  [5
    Occupation 1861  Wilmot Twp., Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location  [3
    Yeoman 
    Religion 1861  Wilmot Twp., Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location  [3
    Lutheran 
    Eby ID Number Waterloo-47963 
    Died 1873  Fort Erie, Welland Co., Ontario Find all individuals with events at this location  [1
    Person ID I47963  Generations
    Last Modified 1 Dec 2019 

    Family Catharine Merkling,   b. 1806, , France Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 5 Oct 1876, St. Agatha, Wilmot Twp., Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 70 years) 
    Children 
     1. Catharine Jacki,   b. 9 Sep 1834, Wilmot Twp., Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 24 Dec 1892, Waterloo City, Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 58 years)
     2. Annie Jakke,   b. 12 Aug 1836, Wilmot Twp., Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 19 Nov 1915, Bentinck, Grey County, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 79 years)
     3. Margareth Jakke,   b. 1839, Wilmot Twp., Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 15 Aug 1880, Neustadt, Normanby Twp., Grey Co., Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 41 years)
     4. John Jacky,   b. 14 Jun 1843, Wilmot Twp., Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 9 Jun 1912  (Age 68 years)
     5. Friedrich "Frederick" Jacky,   b. 1844, Wilmot Twp., Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. Yes, date unknown
     6. Jacob Jacky,   b. 26 Jan 1847, Wilmot Twp., Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 5 Jul 1916  (Age 69 years)
    Last Modified 2 Dec 2019 
    Family ID F12384  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

  • Notes 
    • Murdered and Robbed at Fort Erie. Johann went to see his sister and never got there and never returned home. His sons went looking for him and police said they found him dead behind the train station, had been robbed and no idenfication on him.

  • Sources 
    1. [S7] News - ON, Waterloo, Kitchener - Berliner Journal (1859-1917), 12 Oct 1876.
      Died 5 Oct 1876 By St. Agatha, Catharina, nee Merklin, widow of the 3 years since dead John Jacky (who was killed at Fort Erie), died at 69 years of age.

    2. [S134] Census - ON, Waterloo, Wilmot - 1851, Div. 4 Page 4.

    3. [S2639] aaaWilmot Township 1861, Sect. 14 Page 94.

    4. [S6] Church Records - ON, Waterloo - Bindeman, F. W. - Card Index Kitchener Public Library.
      John Jacke, son of John and Catharine Merkling, born 14 jun 1842, bapt. 14 Mar 1856 sponsors: father?, Henry Ferdinand

    5. [S134] Census - ON, Waterloo, Wilmot - 1851, Div 4 Pg 4.

  • Event Map
    Link to Google MapsBorn - 1801 - , France Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsOccupation - Yeoman - 1852 - Wilmot Twp., Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsReligion - Lutheran - 1852 - Wilmot Twp., Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsResidence - 1852 - Wilmot Twp., Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsOccupation - Yeoman - 1861 - Wilmot Twp., Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsReligion - Lutheran - 1861 - Wilmot Twp., Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsDied - 1873 - Fort Erie, Welland Co., Ontario Link to Google Earth
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