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

Louis Koch

Male 1866 - 1924  (58 years)


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  • Name Louis Koch 
    Born 28 Mar 1866  Conestogo, Woolwich Twp., Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location  [1, 2, 3, 4, 5, 6, 7
    Gender Male 
    Occupation 1891  Woolwich Twp., Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location  [5
    Laborer 
    Residence 1891  Woolwich Twp., Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location  [5
    Lutheran 
    Occupation 1901  Woolwich Twp., Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location  [1
    Day Labourer 
    Occupation 1911  Conestogo, Woolwich Twp., Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location  [4
    Laborer Brick Yard 
    Residence 1911  Conestogo, Woolwich Twp., Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location  [4
    Lutheran 
    Occupation 1921  Conestogo, Woolwich Twp., Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location  [6
    Mixer, Brick Yard 
    Residence 1921  Conestogo, Woolwich Twp., Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location  [6
    Lutheran 
    Eby ID Number Waterloo-54092 
    Died 23 Jun 1924  Conestogo, Woolwich Twp., Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location  [7
    Buried Saint Matthews Evangelical Lutheran Cemetery, Conestogo, Woolwich, Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Person ID I54092  Generations
    Last Modified 26 Jun 2024 

    Father F. G. Julius "Julius" Koch,   b. 3 Sep 1818, , Germany Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 11 Sep 1895, Woolwich Twp., Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 77 years) 
    Mother Catherine "Katie" Scheifele,   b. 1 Jul 1841, Woolwich Twp., Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 18 Apr 1917, Kitchener, Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 75 years) 
    Married 24 Jul 1860  Woolwich Twp., Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location  [8
    Family ID F13986  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

    Family Violet Frances Peach,   b. 25 Dec 1876, London, England Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. Yes, date unknown 
    Children 
     1. Wesley Louis Koch,   b. 15 May 1900, Conestogo, Woolwich Twp., Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 23 Feb 1978, Kitchener, Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 77 years)
     2. Florence Koch,   b. 1916, , Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. Yes, date unknown
    Last Modified 26 Jun 2024 
    Family ID F13977  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

  • Notes 
    • Louis Koch, passed away at his home suddenly Monday evening from heart trouble from which he was laid up for over a week after attaining the age of 58? (68?) Years, 3 months and 14 days. Deceased was a respected resident of this village all his life and is survived by his sorrowing widow and one adopted son, Wesley in Kitchener and an adopted daughter Florence at home; also 5 brothers and 4 sisters, Julius of North Bruce, Edward, Picton, Guido, Winterbourne, Otto in this village, Theodore in Alberta, Mrs. Geo Schreiber, Mrs. Barney Bartscher, Mrs. Alex. Miehm and Mrs. Emil Bierwagen, all of Kitchener. The funeral takes place on Thursday afternoon from his late residence to the Lutheran Church and cemetery for service and burial.

      Unidentified Newspaper Obituary

  • Sources 
    1. [S148] Census - ON, Waterloo, Woolwich - 1901, Woolwich F-2 Page 8.

    2. [S168] Census - ON, Waterloo, Waterloo North - 1871, Div 2, Page 45.

    3. [S130] Census - ON, Waterloo, Woolwich - 1881, Div. 3 Page 16.

    4. [S348] Census - ON, Waterloo, Woolwich - 1911, Div. 14 page 11.

    5. [S1821] Census - ON, Waterloo, Woolwich - 1891, Div. 2 Page 20.

    6. [S2121] Census - ON, Waterloo, Woolwich - 1921, Sub Dist.. 13 Page 14.

    7. [S2403] News - Unidentified Newspaper Obituary, Obituary of Louis Koch.

    8. [S5] Vit - - ON, Waterloo - 1858-1869 Marriage Register.
      Julius Koch Born: Germany Res: Woolwich Township Age: 36 Father: F. William Mother: Sophia Frebra Born: 1824 Spouse: Catherine Schaefle Age: 19 born: Germany Res: Woolwich Township Born: 1841 Father: Christian Mother: Anne Catehen married 24 Jul 1860 county: Waterloo

  • Event Map
    Link to Google MapsBorn - 28 Mar 1866 - Conestogo, Woolwich Twp., Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsOccupation - Laborer - 1891 - Woolwich Twp., Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsResidence - Lutheran - 1891 - Woolwich Twp., Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsOccupation - Day Labourer - 1901 - Woolwich Twp., Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsOccupation - Laborer Brick Yard - 1911 - Conestogo, Woolwich Twp., Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsResidence - Lutheran - 1911 - Conestogo, Woolwich Twp., Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsOccupation - Mixer, Brick Yard - 1921 - Conestogo, Woolwich Twp., Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsResidence - Lutheran - 1921 - Conestogo, Woolwich Twp., Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsDied - 23 Jun 1924 - Conestogo, Woolwich Twp., Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Link to Google Earth
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