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

Joseph Frank Uhrig

Male 1861 - 1939  (78 years)


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  • Name Joseph Frank Uhrig 
    Born 3 Mar 1861  Maryhill (New Germany) Waterloo Twp., Waterloo Region, Ontario Find all individuals with events at this location  [1, 2, 3, 4
    Gender Male 
    Occupation 1881  Waterloo Twp., Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location  [2
    Labourer 
    Religion 1881  Waterloo Twp., Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location  [2
    Catholic 
    Occupation 1891  Waterloo Twp., Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location  [4
    Carpenter 
    Religion 1891  Waterloo Twp., Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location  [4
    Roman Catholic 
    Occupation 1901  Woolwich Twp., Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location  [1
    Carpenter 
    Occupation 1911  Conestogo, Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location  [3
    Carpenter 
    Religion 1911  Conestogo, Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location  [3
    Roman Catholic 
    Residence 1939  764 King St. W., Kitchener, Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Eby ID Number Waterloo-54238 
    Died 16 Jun 1939  Kitchener Daily Record Newspaper, Kitchener, , Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Buried Mount Hope Cemetery, Kitchener, Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Person ID I54238  Generations
    Last Modified 22 Oct 2019 

    Father John Uhrig,   b. 1821, , Germany Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. Bef 1881  (Age < 59 years) 
    Mother Margaret Halm,   b. 1832, , New York State, USA Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. Yes, date unknown 
    Married 11 Feb 1850  St. Boniface Roman Catholic Church, Maryhill, Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location  [5
    Family ID F8220  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

    Family Wilhelmina "Minnie" Hectus,   b. 3 Nov 1866, , Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 1940  (Age 73 years) 
    Married 5 Dec 1891  Kitchener, Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location  [6
    Children 
     1. Minetta Maggie Uhrig,   b. 5 Sep 1892, Woolwich Twp., Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. Yes, date unknown
     2. Hilda Matilda Uhrig,   b. 14 Sep 1893, Woolwich Twp., Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 24 Jul 1917, Waterloo Twp., Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 23 years)
     3. Wilhelmina Violet "Minnie" Uhrig,   b. 24 Aug 1895, Woolwich Twp., Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 11 Dec 1906, Woolwich Twp., Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 11 years)
     4. Irena Ellenora Uhrig,   b. 14 Aug 1897, Woolwich Twp., Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 22 Dec 1906  (Age 9 years)
     5. Mary Ann Uhrig,   b. 20 Jun 1899, Woolwich Twp., Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. Yes, date unknown
     6. Florence Marie Uhrig,   b. 20 Jun 1899, Woolwich Twp., Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 27 Nov 1906, Woolwich Twp., Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 7 years)
     7. Charles Joseph Uhrig,   b. 21 Jan 1901, Woolwich Twp., Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. Yes, date unknown
     8. Norma Edna Uhrig,   b. 14 Feb 1911, Woolwich Twp., Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. Yes, date unknown
    Last Modified 22 Oct 2019 
    Family ID F14020  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

  • Notes 
    • Joseph F. Uhrig - The death occurred suddenly on Friday of Joseph Frank Uhrig, age 78, of King street west, Kitchener. He was born at New Germany on March 3, 1861, a son of the late Mr. and Mrs. John Uhrig. He was married 47 years ago to WillieImina Hecktus at Kitchener. Surviving are his widow, one daughter, Miss Norma at home, and two grandchildren Ralph and Virginia Bluhm. Five daughters and one son predeceased him. Funeral services were held on Monday afternoon at Ratz-Bechtel Funeral Home to Mount Hope Cemetery.

      The Waterloo Chronicle Jun 23 1939 pg 3

  • Sources 
    1. [S148] Census - ON, Waterloo, Woolwich - 1901, Woolwich F-2 Page 11.

    2. [S224] Census - ON, Waterloo, Waterloo North - 1881, Div 1 Page 49.

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

    4. [S2545] Census - ON, Waterloo, Waterloo Township North 1891, Section 1 page 52.

    5. [S91] Church Records - ON, Waterloo, Maryhill - St. Boniface Roman Catholic [found cited on various sources on the internet and family histories], Rev. Joseph Ritter.
      John Uhrig s/o Michael Uhrig & Marianna Gotgeb married 11 Feb 1850 to Margaretha Halm d/o John & Adelhaid Bitshi, witnesses: Joseph Voegele & John Halm

    6. [S4] Vit - ON - Marriage Registration.
      Joseph Uhrig Born: Canada Age: 29 Father: John Uhrig Mother: Margaret Halm Born: abt 1862 Spouse: Wilhelmina Hectus Age: 25 born: Canada Father: Charles Hectus Mother: Frederika Holms married 5 Dec 1891 married: Waterloo

  • Event Map
    Link to Google MapsBorn - 3 Mar 1861 - Maryhill (New Germany) Waterloo Twp., Waterloo Region, Ontario Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsOccupation - Labourer - 1881 - Waterloo Twp., Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsReligion - Catholic - 1881 - Waterloo Twp., Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsOccupation - Carpenter - 1891 - Waterloo Twp., Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsReligion - Roman Catholic - 1891 - Waterloo Twp., Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsMarried - 5 Dec 1891 - Kitchener, Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsOccupation - Carpenter - 1901 - Woolwich Twp., Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsOccupation - Carpenter - 1911 - Conestogo, Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsReligion - Roman Catholic - 1911 - Conestogo, Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsResidence - 1939 - 764 King St. W., Kitchener, Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsDied - 16 Jun 1939 - Kitchener Daily Record Newspaper, Kitchener, , Ontario, Canada Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsBuried - - Mount Hope Cemetery, Kitchener, Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Link to Google Earth
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