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

J. Balthaser Holst

Male 1859 - 1913  (54 years)


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  • Name J. Balthaser Holst 
    Born 18 Feb 1859  Waterloo Twp., Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location  [1, 2, 3, 4, 5, 6
    Gender Male 
    Name Baltzer Holst 
    Religion 1861  Waterloo Twp., Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location  [6
    Lutheran 
    Occupation 1881  Waterloo Twp., Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location  [5
    farmer 
    Religion 1881  Waterloo Twp., Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location  [2
    Lutheran 
    Occupation 1901  Woolwich Twp., Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location  [1
    Mason 
    Occupation 1911  Woolwich Twp., Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location  [3
    Mason 
    Religion 1911  Woolwich Twp., Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location  [3
    Lutheran 
    Eby ID Number Waterloo-54836 
    Died 24 Jun 1913  St. Jacobs, Woolwich Twp., Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location  [4
    Cause: pernicinious anaemia (7 months) 
    Buried St. James Lutheran Cemetery, St. Jacobs, Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Person ID I54836  Generations
    Last Modified 17 Feb 2020 

    Father Charles Holst,   b. 1818, , Germany Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. Yes, date unknown 
    Mother Wilhelmina "Minna" Ahrens,   b. 1820, , Germany Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 9 Oct 1899  (Age 79 years) 
    Married 20 Aug 1854  , Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location  [7
    Family ID F42800  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

    Family Margaret Ebel,   b. 8 Oct 1859, , Hesse-Darmstadt, Germany Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 30 Jan 1938, Waterloo City, Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 78 years) 
    Married 12 Jun 1881  Elmira, Woolwich Twp., Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location  [5
    Children 
     1. George Holst,   b. 17 Mar 1882, Waterloo Twp., Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 1959  (Age 76 years)
     2. Charles A. Holst,   b. 23 Apr 1884, Waterloo Twp., Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 1966  (Age 81 years)
     3. Emma Catherine Holst,   b. 27 Jul 1886, Waterloo Twp., Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 21 Mar 1931, Hamilton, Wentworth Co., Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 44 years)
     4. Anna Holst,   b. CALC 31 Aug 1888, Waterloo Twp., Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 31 Mar 1901  (Age ~ 12 years)
     5. Bertha Holst,   b. 7 Jul 1892, Waterloo Twp., Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. Yes, date unknown
     6. Almeda Holst,   b. 1895, Waterloo Twp., Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 1895  (Age 0 years)
     7. Fred Holst,   b. 1897, Waterloo Twp., Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 1897  (Age 0 years)
     8. Albert Holst,   b. 1900, Waterloo Twp., Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 1900  (Age 0 years)
    Last Modified 17 Feb 2020 
    Family ID F14156  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

  • Notes 
    • Death claimed another of our well-known citizens, Mr. Balthaser Holst, who passed away at his late home, Queen St., on Wednesday evening last week. The deceased was a highly respected resident of our town for over twenty years. Besides a sorrowing widow, two sons, Charlie, St. Jacobs, and George, Berlin, also two daughters, Bertha, at home, and Emma, (Mrs. Kuehman), berlin, mourn the loss of a kind husband and loving father. The funeral, which took place on Saturday, was largely attended. Mr. Hansen conducted the burial.

      Elmira Signet Jul 3 1913 pg 3

  • Sources 
    1. [S148] Census - ON, Waterloo, Woolwich - 1901, Woolwich F-3 Page 11.

    2. [S224] Census - ON, Waterloo, Waterloo North - 1881, Div 2 Page 33.

    3. [S348] Census - ON, Waterloo, Woolwich - 1911, Div. 16 Page 14.

    4. [S713] Vit - ON - Death Registration, death certificate 33840 (1913), Balthasar Holst.
      Balthaser Holst d. 24 Jun 1913 St. Jacobs, aged 55y, 4m, 7d, b. Erbsville, mason, married s/o Charles Holst & Wilhelmin Ahrens, cause: pernicinious anaemia (7 months)

    5. [S721] Vit - ON - Marriage Registration, marriage certificate 11495 (1881), Holtz-Ebel.
      J. Balzer Holtz, 23, farmer of Waterlo twp., b. Waterloo twp. s/o Charles Holtz & Wilhelmina Holtz, married Margaretha Ebel, 22, residence Waterloo twp. d/o George Ebel & Margareth Ebel, 12 Jun 1881 Elmira,

    6. [S894] Census - ON, Waterloo, Waterloo Twp. - 1861, Div 5 Pg 2.

    7. [S244] News - ON, Waterloo, Kitchener - Deutsche Canadier (1841-1865) - Index to Births, Deaths and Marriages Announced in the Deutsche Canadier, Berlin, Canada West. originally indexed by Simone Nieuwolt and Sylvie Kuppek..organised by Rosemary Ambrose, 31 Aug 1854 Pg 35.
      AHRENS, Minna married 20 Aug 1854 To Carl HORST. Both of Waterloo. minister F.W. Wunderlich

  • Event Map
    Link to Google MapsBorn - 18 Feb 1859 - Waterloo Twp., Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsReligion - Lutheran - 1861 - Waterloo Twp., Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsOccupation - farmer - 1881 - Waterloo Twp., Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsReligion - Lutheran - 1881 - Waterloo Twp., Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsMarried - 12 Jun 1881 - Elmira, Woolwich Twp., Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsOccupation - Mason - 1901 - Woolwich Twp., Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsOccupation - Mason - 1911 - Woolwich Twp., Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsReligion - Lutheran - 1911 - Woolwich Twp., Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsDied - Cause: pernicinious anaemia (7 months) - 24 Jun 1913 - St. Jacobs, Woolwich Twp., Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsBuried - - St. James Lutheran Cemetery, St. Jacobs, Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Link to Google Earth
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