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

Casper Hett[1]

Male 1833 - 1892  (59 years)


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  • Name Casper Hett 
    Born 26 Mar 1833  , Germany Find all individuals with events at this location  [2, 3, 4, 5, 6, 7
    Gender Male 
    Occupation 1852  Waterloo Twp., Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location  [8
    printer 
    • Lived with Susanna Eby wife of Peter.
    Occupation 1860  Kitchener, Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location  [9
    printer 
    Residence 1860  Kitchener, Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location  [5
    Occupation 1861  Kitchener, Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location  [4
    Tavern Keeper [hotel keeper, inn keeper, tavern keeper] 
    Religion 1861  Kitchener, Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location  [4
    Lutheran 
    Occupation 1891  Kitchener, Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location  [7
    Publisher 
    Religion 1891  Kitchener, Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location  [7
    Methodist 
    Eby ID Number 00112-7014.1 
    Died 23 Sep 1892  Kitchener, Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location  [6, 10
    Buried First Mennonite Cemetery, Kitchener, Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location  [10
    Person ID I4870  Generations
    Last Modified 29 Sep 2019 

    Father John Hett,   b. Abt 1814, of, Waterloo Twp., Region of Waterloo, Ontario Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. Yes, date unknown 
    Mother Catherine Opperman,   b. Abt 1809, of, Waterloo Twp., Region of Waterloo, Ontario Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. Yes, date unknown 
    Family ID F33803  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

    Family 1 Hannah Shoemaker,   b. 24 Feb 1838, Bridgeport (Kitchener), Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 1916  (Age 77 years) 
    Married 28 Aug 1860  Ayr, North Dumfries Twp., Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location  [4, 5, 9
    Children 
     1. Son Hett,   b. 4 Sep 1861, Blenheim Twp., Oxford Co., Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. Yes, date unknown
     2. Elizabeth Catherine Hett,   b. 20 May 1868, , USA Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 1932  (Age 63 years)
     3. Mary Ann Hett,   b. 28 Jun 1871, , USA Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 1954  (Age 82 years)
    Last Modified 30 Sep 2019 
    Family ID F1525  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

    Family 2 Hannah Shoemaker,   b. 1838, , Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. Yes, date unknown 
    Children 
     1. Elizabeth Hett,   b. 1867, , USA Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. Yes, date unknown
     2. Mary Ann Hett,   b. 1870, , USA Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. Yes, date unknown
    Last Modified 30 Sep 2019 
    Family ID F247362  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

  • Event Map
    Link to Google MapsBorn - 26 Mar 1833 - , Germany Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsOccupation - printer - 1852 - Waterloo Twp., Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsOccupation - printer - 1860 - Kitchener, Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsResidence - 1860 - Kitchener, Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsMarried - 28 Aug 1860 - AYR, North Dumfries Twp., Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsOccupation - Tavern Keeper [hotel keeper, inn keeper, tavern keeper] - 1861 - Kitchener, Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsReligion - Lutheran - 1861 - Kitchener, Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsOccupation - Publisher - 1891 - Kitchener, Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsReligion - Methodist - 1891 - Kitchener, Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsDied - 23 Sep 1892 - Kitchener, Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsBuried - - First Mennonite Cemetery, Kitchener, Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Link to Google Earth
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  • Sources 
    1. [S10] Book - Vol II A Biographical History of Waterloo Township and other townships of the county : being a history of the early settlers and their descendants, mostly all of Pennsylvania Dutch origin..., 450.

    2. [S47] Cemetery - ON, Waterloo, Kitchener - First Mennonite CC#4507 Internet link First Mennonite Cemetery online.
      Casper Hett / 1833- 1892 / Hannah Shoemaker / his wife / 1838-1916 / peace perfect peace

    3. [S131] Census - ON, Waterloo, Waterloo Twp. - 1851, Div 4 Pg 4.
      Age is given as 19 but had been previously marked as 29, b. 26 Mar . Age assumed as 19 rather than 29.

    4. [S123] Census - ON, Waterloo, Berlin - 1861, Div. 1 Page 8.

    5. [S5] Vit - - ON, Waterloo - 1858-1869 Marriage Register.
      Caspar Hett Birth Place: Germany Residence: Berlin Age: 27 Estimated Birth Year: abt 1833 Father Name: John Mother Name: Elizabeth Opperman Spouse Name: Hannah Shoemaker Spouse's Age: 20 Spouse Estimated Birth Year: abt 1840 Spouse Birth Place: Canada Spouse residence: Blenheim Township Spouse Father Name: J. S. Spouse Mother Name: E. Snider Marriage Date: 27 Aug 1860 Marriage County: Waterloo

    6. [S7] News - ON, Waterloo, Kitchener - Berliner Journal (1859-1917), 29 Sep 1892.
      Sept. 23, 1892 Caspar Hett died in Berlin at age of 59 years, 5 months & 28 days.

    7. [S1592] Census - ON, Waterloo, Berlin - 1891, Sec. 5 Page 65.

    8. [S131] Census - ON, Waterloo, Waterloo Twp. - 1851, Div 4 Pg 4.

    9. [S20] News - ON, Waterloo, Kitchener - Berlin Telegraph (title varies: Berlin Telegraph, Berlin Daily Telegraph) (1853-1922), 31 Aug 1860.
      "Hett - Shoemaker: At the Wellington Hotel, Ayr, on the 28th August, by the Rev. D. McRuar, Mr. Casper Hett, Printer, Berlin, to Hannah, youngest daughter of Jacob S. Shoemaker, Esq., of Blenheim."

    10. [S47] Cemetery - ON, Waterloo, Kitchener - First Mennonite CC#4507 Internet link First Mennonite Cemetery online.