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

Ludwig "Louis" Koehler

Male 1844 - 1930  (85 years)


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  • Name Ludwig "Louis" Koehler 
    Born 23 Oct 1844  , Germany Find all individuals with events at this location  [1, 2, 3
    Gender Male 
    Immigration 1858  , Canada Find all individuals with events at this location  [1
    Immigration 1865  , Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Name Louis Koehler 
    Occupation 1901  Wellesley Twp., Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location  [1
    Labourer 
    Occupation 1911  New Hamburg, Wilmot Twp., Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location  [2
    Felt? dealer 
    Residence 1911  New Hamburg, Wilmot Twp., Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location  [2
    Lutheran 
    Eby ID Number Waterloo-52479 
    Died 20 Apr 1930  Toronto, York Co., Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location  [3
    Cause: Cerebral Haemorrhage 
    Buried Prospect Cemetery, Toronto, York Co., Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location  [3
    Person ID I52479  Generations
    Last Modified 24 Sep 2022 

    Father John C. Koehler,   b. 1 Jan 1828, , Hesse-Darmstadt, Germany Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 13 Aug 1914, Heidelberg, Wellesley Twp., Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 86 years) 
    Mother Susannah Schaefer,   b. 2 Dec 1825, Alsfeld, Hessen, Germany Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 17 Feb 1908, Heidelberg, Wellesley Twp., Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 82 years) 
    Married 21 Apr 1851  Greenbush (Kitchener), Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location  [4
    Family ID F14840  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

    Family Elizabeth Beck,   b. 26 Dec 1851, , Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. Yes, date unknown 
    Children 
     1. Louis J. Koehler,   b. 31 Jan 1871, , Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. Yes, date unknown
     2. Eva Koehler,   b. 18 Jun 1882, , Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. Yes, date unknown
    Last Modified 24 Sep 2022 
    Family ID F13521  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

  • Notes 
    • Death of Louis Koehler

      There passed away at Toronto on Sunday, April 20th, Mr. Louis Koehler in his 86th year. The late Mr. Koehler spent his early days in Wellesley and later moved to New Hamburg where he was well known and respected. After the death of his wife here he became a resident of the Ontario Oddfellows Home, at Toronto, of which lodge he had been a member for many years. The funeral was held on Wednesday from Miles' funeral chapel to the Oddfellow plot in Prospect Cemetery, Toronto. He leaves two sons and two daughters besides several grandchildren.

      New Hamburg Independent, April 25, 1930

  • Sources 
    1. [S160] Census - ON, Waterloo, Wellesley Twp. - 1901, Wellesley E-6 page 23.

    2. [S1054] Census - ON, Waterloo, New Hamburg - 1911, p. 29;.

    3. [S77] News - ON, Waterloo, Elmira - Elmira Signet (1893-1982), Death of Louis Koehler - Apr 25 1930 pg 4.

    4. [S6] Church Records - ON, Waterloo - Bindeman, F. W. - Card Index Kitchener Public Library.
      John Koehler, 23, labourer of Woolwich, married 21 Apr 1851 in Greenbush by banns to Susanna Schaefer, 24?, of Waterloo, wit: Henry Diegel of Wilmot and John Becking of Waterloo

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    Link to Google MapsBorn - 23 Oct 1844 - , Germany Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsImmigration - 1858 - , Canada Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsImmigration - 1865 - , Ontario, Canada Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsOccupation - Labourer - 1901 - Wellesley Twp., Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsOccupation - Felt? dealer - 1911 - New Hamburg, Wilmot Twp., Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsResidence - Lutheran - 1911 - New Hamburg, Wilmot Twp., Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsDied - Cause: Cerebral Haemorrhage - 20 Apr 1930 - Toronto, York Co., Ontario, Canada Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsBuried - - Prospect Cemetery, Toronto, York Co., Ontario, Canada Link to Google Earth
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