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

Otto Koch[1, 2, 3]

Male 1872 - 1939  (66 years)


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  • Name Otto Koch 
    Born 6 Apr 1872  Conestogo, Woolwich Twp., Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location  [1, 4, 5, 6, 7, 8, 9, 10, 11
    Gender Male 
    Occupation 1891  Woolwich Twp., Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location  [8
    Laborer 
    Residence 1891  Woolwich Twp., Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location  [8
    Lutheran 
    Occupation 1901  Woolwich Twp., Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Butcher 
    Occupation 1911  Conestogo, Woolwich Twp., Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location  [7
    Laborer Butcher 
    Residence 1911  Conestogo, Woolwich Twp., Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location  [7
    Lutheran 
    Occupation 1921  Conestogo, Woolwich Twp., Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location  [9
    Cutter, Brick Yard 
    Residence 1921  Conestogo, Woolwich Twp., Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location  [9
    Lutheran 
    Eby ID Number Waterloo-54124 
    Died 1939  Kitchener, Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location  [10, 11
    Buried Saint Matthews Evangelical Lutheran Cemetery, Conestogo, Woolwich, Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location  [10, 11
    Person ID I54124  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  [12
    Family ID F13986  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

    Family Mary Rosetta Simpson,   b. 6 Jul 1876, Philipsburg, Wilmot Twp., Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 1923  (Age 46 years) 
    Married 5 Jun 1900  Woolwich Twp., Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location  [5
    Children 
     1. Julius Edward Koch,   b. May 1903, , Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 26 Nov 1976, Kitchener, Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age ~ 73 years)
     2. Margaret Rosetta Koch,   b. Nov 1905, Conestogo, Woolwich Twp., Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. Yes, date unknown
     3. Edward Henry Koch,   b. Sep 1907, Conestogo, Woolwich Twp., Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 16 Nov 1980, Elmira, Woolwich Twp., Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age ~ 73 years)
     4. Catherine Koch,   b. 1911, , Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. Yes, date unknown
    Last Modified 26 Jun 2024 
    Family ID F13987  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

  • Notes 
    • OTTO KOCH

      Ill for three months, Otto Koch, 67?, a life-long resident of Conestoga, died early today at the home of his daughter, Mrs. Lloyd Dahmer, 17 Knox avenue. He was born in Conestogo and attended St. Matthew's Lutheran church there. His wife predeceased him 16 years ago.

      Surviving are two sons, Julius Koch of Kitchener, and Edward at home, two daughters, Mrs. Lloyd Dahmer of Kitchener and Mrs. Verne Jones of Conestoga, a brother, Euido Koch of Kitchener, a sister, Mrs. Emil Bierwagon of Kitchener and four grandchildren.

      Funeral services will be held at his Conestogo residence on Saturday at 2: 30 p.m. followed by services at St. Matthew's Lutheran church Conestogo, at 3: 30 p.m. Interment will take place in the adjoining cemetery (sic). Remains will rest at the Letter-Dreisinger Funeral Home, Waterloo, until Thursday at 3 pm. when they will be removed to his home in Conestogo.

      Unidentified Newspaper Obituary

  • Sources 
    1. [S2403] News - Unidentified Newspaper Obituary, Obituary of Julius Koch - 1976.

    2. [S2403] News - Unidentified Newspaper Obituary, Obituary of Alvina Koch - Miehm.

    3. [S2403] News - Unidentified Newspaper Obituary, Obituary of Rosina Koch - Bartscher.

    4. [S148] Census - ON, Waterloo, Woolwich - 1901, Woolwich F-2 Page 9.

    5. [S4] Vit - ON - Marriage Registration.
      Otto Koch Born: Conestogo Age: 28 Father: Jalius Koch Mother: Katie Scheafle Born: abt 1872 Spouse: Mary Rosetta Simpson Age: 23 born: Philipsburg Father: Edward Simpson Mother: Margaretha Brown married 5 Jun 1900 married: Waterloo

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

    7. [S348] Census - ON, Waterloo, Woolwich - 1911, Div. 14 page 7.

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

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

    10. [S2403] News - Unidentified Newspaper Obituary, Obituary of Otto Koch.

    11. [S3231] Find A Grave, https://www.findagrave.com/memorial/240836960.

    12. [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 - 6 Apr 1872 - 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 MapsMarried - 5 Jun 1900 - Woolwich Twp., Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsOccupation - Butcher - 1901 - Woolwich Twp., Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsOccupation - Laborer Butcher - 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 - Cutter, 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 - 1939 - Kitchener, Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Link to Google Earth
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