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

Joseph Compass[1]

Male 1856 - Yes, date unknown


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  • Name Joseph Compass 
    Born 16 Dec 1856  Woolwich Twp., Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location  [2, 3, 4, 5, 6
    Gender Male 
    Residence 1861  Woolwich Twp., Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location  [6
    Roman Catholic 
    Residence 1871  Woolwich Twp., Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location  [5
    RC 
    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
    Hotel Keeper 
    Occupation 1911  St. Clements, Wellesley Twp., Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location  [4
    Butcher 
    Residence 1911  St. Clements, Wellesley Twp., Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location  [4
    Roman Catholic 
    Eby ID Number Waterloo-49477 
    Died Yes, date unknown 
    Person ID I49477  Generations
    Last Modified 24 Sep 2022 

    Father Francis Anton Compass,   b. 9 Jan 1825, , France Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 20 Feb 1906  (Age 81 years) 
    Mother Catharina Kunnemann,   b. 15 Jan 1822, , France Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 15 Mar 1899  (Age 77 years) 
    Married 22 Jan 1850  St. Boniface Roman Catholic Church, Maryhill, Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location  [7
    Family ID F12372  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

    Family Catherine Huber,   b. CALC 11 Aug 1866, , Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 26 Jul 1914, St. Clements, Wellesley Twp., Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age ~ 47 years) 
    Children 
     1. Louis Compass,   b. 16 May 1887, Wellesley Twp., Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. Yes, date unknown
     2. Eleanore Compass,   b. 4 Apr 1889, Wellesley Twp., Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. Yes, date unknown
     3. Elizabeth Compass,   b. Nov 1892, Wellesley Twp., Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. Yes, date unknown
     4. Mary L. Compass,   b. 11 Nov 1892, Wellesley Twp., Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. Yes, date unknown
     5. Mary Elisabeth Compass,   b. 12 Nov 1894, Wellesley Twp., Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 1981  (Age 86 years)
     6. Clara Compass,   b. 12 Apr 1895, Wellesley Twp., Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. Yes, date unknown
     7. John Compass,   b. 22 Feb 1899, Wellesley Twp., Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. Yes, date unknown
    Last Modified 24 Sep 2022 
    Family ID F12874  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

  • Sources 
    1. [S7] News - ON, Waterloo, Kitchener - Berliner Journal (1859-1917), 23 Nov 1893.
      12 Nov 1893 The wife of Joseph Compas, near St. Clements, a daughter.

    2. [S160] Census - ON, Waterloo, Wellesley Twp. - 1901, Wellesley E-3 Page 12.

    3. [S113] Census - ON, Waterloo, Wellesley Twp. - 1881, Division 1 Page 16.

    4. [S504] Census - ON, Waterloo, Wellesley Twp. - 1911, (St. Clements) Div. 7 Page 12.

    5. [S144] Census - ON, Waterloo, Woolwich - 1871, Div. 3, Pg. 83.

    6. [S915] Census - ON, Waterloo, Woolwich - 1861, Sect. 9 Page 84.

    7. [S91] Church Records - ON, Waterloo, Maryhill - St. Boniface Roman Catholic [found cited on various sources on the internet and family histories], Rev. Andreas Kobler.
      Francis Anton Compass s/o Anton & Margaretha married 22 Jan 1850 to Catharina Cunemann d/o Jacob & Gertrude Lilbermann, witnesses: Anton Cunemann & Maria Anna Compass

  • Event Map
    Link to Google MapsBorn - 16 Dec 1856 - Woolwich Twp., Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsResidence - Roman Catholic - 1861 - Woolwich Twp., Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsResidence - RC - 1871 - Woolwich 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 - Hotel Keeper - 1901 - Wellesley Twp., Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsOccupation - Butcher - 1911 - St. Clements, Wellesley Twp., Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsResidence - Roman Catholic - 1911 - St. Clements, Wellesley Twp., Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Link to Google Earth
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