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

Jacob Fries[1, 2, 3, 4, 5]

Male 1874 - 1913  (39 years)


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  • Name Jacob Fries 
    Born 16 Jan 1874  Woolwich Twp., Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location  [1, 3, 6, 7, 8, 9
    Gender Male 
    Occupation 1891  Woolwich Twp., Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location  [9
    Agricultural Laborer 
    Religion 1891  Woolwich Twp., Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location  [9
    Lutheran 
    Occupation 1901  Woolwich Twp., Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location  [6
    Farmer 
    Occupation 1911  Woolwich Twp., Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location  [8
    Farmer 
    Religion 1911  Woolwich Twp., Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location  [8
    Lutheran 
    Misfortune 1913 
    killed by falling tree 
    Eby ID Number Waterloo-55426 
    Died 17 Feb 1913  Woolwich Twp., Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location  [4, 10
    Buried St. Peter's Lutheran Cemetery, Heidelburg, Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Person ID I55426  Generations
    Last Modified 16 Jul 2019 

    Father George Fries,   b. 5 Feb 1843, Woolwich Twp., Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 16 Aug 1916, Heidelberg, Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 73 years) 
    Mother Susannah Ludwig,   b. Jun 1844, Woolwich Twp., Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 11 Sep 1931, Woolwich Twp., Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age ~ 87 years) 
    Family ID F14808  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

    Father George Fries,   b. 5 Feb 1843, Woolwich Twp., Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 16 Aug 1916, Heidelberg, Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 73 years) 
    Family ID F256666  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

    Family Elizabeth Caroline "Caroline" Schlueter,   b. 17 Dec 1874, Linwood, Wellesley Twp., Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 6 Mar 1943, Heidelberg, Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 68 years) 
    Children 
     1. Louisa Fries,   d. Yes, date unknown
     2. Louisa Amelia Fries,   b. 22 Jan 1902, Woolwich Twp., Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 10 Jan 1988, Kitchener, Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 85 years)
     3. George Albert Fries,   b. 2 Dec 1904, Woolwich Twp., Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 23 Oct 1987, Kitchener, Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 82 years)
     4. Emma Caroline Fries,   b. Jan 1909, , Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 14 Feb 2001, St. Jacobs, Woolwich Twp., Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age ~ 92 years)
    Last Modified 17 Jul 2019 
    Family ID F14362  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

  • Event Map
    Link to Google MapsBorn - 16 Jan 1874 - Woolwich Twp., Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsOccupation - Agricultural Laborer - 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 - Farmer - 1901 - Woolwich Twp., Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsOccupation - Farmer - 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 - 17 Feb 1913 - Woolwich Twp., Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsBuried - - St. Peter's Lutheran Cemetery, Heidelburg, Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Link to Google Earth
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  • Notes 
    • Fatal Accident

      Miss Lou Fries, of this place, received word on Monday afternoon that her brother Jacob had been instantly killed while felling trees in his father's bush on the townline. He was a very industrious young man and a kind neighbor and friend.

      Elmira Signet 13 Feb 1913 pg 2

  • Sources 
    1. [S2403] News - Unidentified Newspaper Obituary, Obituary of Emma Fries - Heier - 2001.

    2. [S2403] News - Unidentified Newspaper Obituary, Obituary of George Fries - 1987.

    3. [S2403] News - Unidentified Newspaper Obituary, Obituary of Louisa Fries - Heier.

    4. [S2403] News - Unidentified Newspaper Obituary, Obituary of Elizabeth Caroline Schleuter - Fries.

    5. [S2403] News - Unidentified Newspaper Obituary, Obituary of Susannah Ludwig - Fries.

    6. [S148] Census - ON, Waterloo, Woolwich - 1901, Woolwich F-4 Page 5.

    7. [S130] Census - ON, Waterloo, Woolwich - 1881, Div. 1 Page 17.

    8. [S348] Census - ON, Waterloo, Woolwich - 1911, Div. 15 page 7.

    9. [S1821] Census - ON, Waterloo, Woolwich - 1891, Section 6 Page 1.

    10. [S2107] Census - ON, Waterloo, Wellesley Twp. - 1921, St. Clements 1921Sub Dist. 7 Page 15.