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

Daniel Kuepfer

Male 1841 - 1920  (78 years)


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  • Name Daniel Kuepfer 
    Born 15 Oct 1841  Wilmot Twp., Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location  [1, 2, 3
    Gender Male 
    Residence 1852  Wilmot Twp., Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location  [2
    Amish 
    Residence 1861  Wilmot Twp., Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location  [3
    Mennonite 
    Residence 1866  Wilmot Twp., Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location  [4
    Occupation 1870  Wilmot Twp., Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location  [5
    carpenter 
    Immigration 1879  , Seward Co., Nebraska Find all individuals with events at this location  [1
    Immigration 1912  Albany, Linn, Oregon, USA Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Eby ID Number Waterloo-49286 
    Died 5 Jun 1920  , Linn, Oregon, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  [1, 6
    Cause: dropsy 
    Buried Riverside Cem, Albany, Linn, Oregon Find all individuals with events at this location  [1
    Person ID I49286  Generations
    Last Modified 12 May 2024 

    Father Jacob S. Kuepfer,   b. 3 May 1798, , , Switzerland Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 23 Aug 1862, Wilmot Twp., Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 64 years) 
    Mother Mary Lichti,   b. 1807, Flanders, , Belgium Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 20 Dec 1889, Wilmot Twp., Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 82 years) 
    Family ID F31013  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

    Family Catherine "Katie" Boshart,   b. 3 Nov 1846, Wellesley Twp., Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 20 Feb 1942, Albany, Linn, Oregon, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 95 years) 
    Married 30 Jan 1866  , Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location  [4, 6
    Children 
     1. Rachel Kuepfer
     2. Sarah Kuepfer,   b. 31 Dec 1869, Wilmot Twp., Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 1 Oct 1907  (Age 37 years)
     3. Mary Kuepfer,   b. 2 Feb 1871, Wilmot Twp., Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. Yes, date unknown
    Last Modified 13 May 2024 
    Family ID F7705  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

  • Notes 
    • Kuepfer. - Daniel Kuepfer was born Oct. 15, 1841, in Waterloo Co., Ont.; died June 5, 1920, at the home of his daughter, Mrs. C. C. Steckley, near Albany, Oreg.; aged 78 y. 7 m. 21 d. His death was caused by dropsy of the heart. He suffered much in his last days but he bore it patiently. In his youth he accepted Christ and united with the A. M. Church remaining faithful unto the end. On Jan. 30, 1866, he was united in marriage to Catharine Boshart. To this union were born 3 daughters (Rachel, Sarah, Mary). Sarah preceded him in death Oct. 1, 1907. In the year 1879 they moved from Ontario to Seward Co., Nebr., and in the fall of 1912 they moved to Albany, Oreg. He leaves a sorrowing companion, 2 daughters, 5 grandchildren, 1 sister, 2 brothers, besides many relatives and friends. Funeral services were conducted June 7, 1920, by Dan Erb in German at the home; text, Psa. 90, and at the church by C. R. Gerig in German, text Isa. 57: 1,2 and Bro. A. P. Troyer in English. Text, II Tim. 4: 6,7. Burial in the Riverside Cemetery.

      Gospel Herald - Volume XIII, Number 13 - June 24, 1920 - page 255

  • Sources 
    1. [S8] News - Gospel Herald, June 24, 1920 - Obituary of Daniel Kuepfer.

    2. [S134] Census - ON, Waterloo, Wilmot - 1851, Div. 4 Page 11.

    3. [S844] Census - ON, Waterloo, Wilmot - 1861, Sect. 14 Page 91.

    4. [S5] Vit - - ON, Waterloo - 1858-1869 Marriage Register.
      Daniel Krieger, 24, res, Wilmot, b. Canada, s/o Jac & Maria, married 30 Jan 1866 Catherine Bosthart, 19, res. Wellesley, b. Canada, d/o Christian & Catherine

    5. [S57] Vit - ON - Birth Registration.
      Sarah Kuepfer Date of Birth: 31 Dec 1869 Gender: Female Birth County: Waterloo Father's Name: Daniel Kuepfer (carpenter of Wilmot) Mother's Name: Catherine Boshart

    6. [S8] News - Gospel Herald, March 26, 1942 - Catherine Kuepfer.

  • Event Map
    Link to Google MapsBorn - 15 Oct 1841 - Wilmot Twp., Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsResidence - Amish - 1852 - Wilmot Twp., Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsResidence - Mennonite - 1861 - Wilmot Twp., Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsResidence - 1866 - Wilmot Twp., Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsMarried - 30 Jan 1866 - , Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsOccupation - carpenter - 1870 - Wilmot Twp., Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsImmigration - 1879 - , Seward Co., Nebraska Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsImmigration - 1912 - Albany, Linn, Oregon, USA Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsDied - Cause: dropsy - 5 Jun 1920 - , Linn, Oregon, USA Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsBuried - - Riverside Cem, Albany, Linn, Oregon Link to Google Earth
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