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

Henry Gilles

Male 1861 - 1933  (71 years)


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  • Name Henry Gilles 
    Born 10 Jul 1861  Conestogo, Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location  [1, 2, 3, 4, 5, 6, 7
    Gender Male 
    Religion 1871  Woolwich Twp., Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location  [4
    Lutheran 
    Occupation 1891  Woolwich Twp., Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location  [5
    Blacksmith 
    Religion 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
    Blacksmith 
    Occupation 1911  Woolwich Twp., Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location  [3
    Hardware Merchant 
    Religion 1911  Woolwich Twp., Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location  [3
    Lutheran 
    Occupation 1921  St. Jacobs, Woolwich Twp., Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location  [6
    Merchant, Hardware 
    Religion 1921  St. Jacobs, Woolwich Twp., Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location  [6
    Lutheran 
    Eby ID Number Waterloo-54958P 
    Died 1933  [7
    Buried St. James Lutheran Cemetery, St. Jacobs, Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location  [7
    Person ID I54958  Generations
    Last Modified 22 Oct 2019 

    Father Joseph Gilles,   b. 14 May 1823, Mierchensich Regierungs Bezirk Hachen, Kreis Montschau, Koenig Reich, Prussia, German Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 7 May 1898, Woolwich Twp., Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 74 years) 
    Mother Maria Nahrgang,   b. 3 Dec 1831, Atlantic Ocean Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 21 May 1921, Kitchener, Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 89 years) 
    Married 9 Sep 1851  Waterloo Twp., Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location  [8, 9
    Family ID F8963  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

    Family 1 Appolona "Ablona" Schaefer,   b. 21 Dec 1864, St. Jacobs, Woolwich Twp., Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 1919  (Age 54 years) 
    Married 20 Mar 1887  Elmira, Woolwich Twp., Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location  [2
    Children 
     1. Oliver Gilles,   b. 1 Jul 1887, St. Jacobs, Woolwich Twp., Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. Yes, date unknown
     2. Leona Gilles,   b. 3 Sep 1888, St. Jacobs, Woolwich Twp., Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. Yes, date unknown
     3. Alfred Gilles,   b. 30 Jun 1891, St. Jacobs, Woolwich Twp., Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 4 Nov 1932, St. Jacobs Mennonite Cemetery, St. Jacobs, Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 41 years)
    Last Modified 22 Oct 2019 
    Family ID F14189  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

    Family 2 Amanda Weber,   b. 15 Dec 1875, Woolwich Twp., Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 25 May 1943, Kitchener, Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 67 years) 
    Last Modified 22 Oct 2019 
    Family ID F30737  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

    Family 3 Emanda,   b. 1873, , Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. Yes, date unknown 
    Children 
     1. Alfred Gilles,   b. 30 Jun 1891, St. Jacobs, Woolwich Twp., Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 4 Nov 1932, St. Jacobs Mennonite Cemetery, St. Jacobs, Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 41 years)
    Last Modified 22 Oct 2019 
    Family ID F239719  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

  • Sources 
    1. [S148] Census - ON, Waterloo, Woolwich - 1901, Woolwich F-3 Page 14.

    2. [S4] Vit - ON - Marriage Registration.
      Henry Gilles Born: Conestogo Ont Age: 25 Father: Joseph Gilles Mother: Mary Nahrgang Born: abt 1862 Spouse: Appolina Schaefer Age: 22 born: St Jacobs Ont Father: Adam P Scharfer Mother: Magdalena Winders Scharfer married 20 Mar 1887 married: Waterloo

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

    4. [S144] Census - ON, Waterloo, Woolwich - 1871, Div. 4, Pg. 29.

    5. [S1821] Census - ON, Waterloo, Woolwich - 1891, Section 3 Page 38.

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

    7. [S448] Cemetery - ON, Waterloo, Woolwich - St. James Lutheran St. Jacobs CC#4590 Internet Link.
      Henry Gilles/ 1861-1933/ at rest

    8. [S13] Vit - - ON, Waterloo - Wellington District Marriage Register Part 1 1840-1852, pg 115.
      Joseph Gilles, Taylor to Maria Nahrgang, both of Waterloo, 9 Sep 1851, Waterloo Rev. Bindemann, wit. Henry Koch and William Robscher both of Waterloo

    9. [S6] Church Records - ON, Waterloo - Bindeman, F. W. - Card Index Kitchener Public Library.
      Joseph Gilles, 25, taylor of Waterloo Twp. married 9 Sep 1851 in Berlin by banns to Maria Nahrgang, 20, of Waterloo Twp. wit: Henry Koch of Waterloo Twp & William Rebscher of Waterloo Twp.

  • Event Map
    Link to Google MapsBorn - 10 Jul 1861 - Conestogo, Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsReligion - Lutheran - 1871 - Woolwich Twp., Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsMarried - 20 Mar 1887 - Elmira, Woolwich Twp., Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsOccupation - Blacksmith - 1891 - Woolwich Twp., Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsReligion - Lutheran - 1891 - Woolwich Twp., Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsOccupation - Blacksmith - 1901 - Woolwich Twp., Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsOccupation - Hardware Merchant - 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 MapsOccupation - Merchant, Hardware - 1921 - St. Jacobs, Woolwich Twp., Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsReligion - Lutheran - 1921 - 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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