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

Julius Oscar "Oscar" Brueckner

Male 1833 - 1913  (79 years)


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  • Name Julius Oscar "Oscar" Brueckner 
    Born 27 Oct 1833  Großenhain, , Sachsen, Germany Find all individuals with events at this location  [1, 2, 3, 4, 5, 6, 7
    Gender Male 
    Immigration 1853  , Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Name Oscar Brueckner 
    Naturalization 1863  , Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location  [2
    Residence 1869  St. Agatha, Wilmot Twp., Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location  [8, 9
    Occupation 1870  Hamilton, Wentworth Co., Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location  [10
    German Teacher 
    Occupation 1881  Wilmot Twp., Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location  [11
    teacher 
    Occupation 1888  Baden, Wilmot Twp., Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location  [6
    teacher 
    Occupation 1891  Wilmot Twp., Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location  [5
    School Teacher 
    Residence 1891  Wilmot Twp., Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location  [5
    Lutheran 
    Occupation 1911  Baden, Wilmot Twp., Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location  [2
    Income 
    Residence 1911  Baden, Wilmot Twp., Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location  [2
    Lutheran 
    Retired 1911  Baden, Wilmot Twp., Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location  [2
    Eby ID Number Waterloo-59133P 
    Died 28 Jul 1913  Kitchener, Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location  [3, 4, 7
    Cause: enlarged protate (2 years) post operative shock (3 hours) 
    Buried Fairmount Cemetery, Baden, Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location  [4, 7
    Person ID I59133  Generations
    Last Modified 6 Apr 2024 

    Father Carl Gottlieb Brueckner,   b. Abt 1800, of, Saxony, Germany Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. Yes, date unknown 
    Mother Augusta Henrietta Liersch,   b. Abt 1800, of, Saxony, Germany Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. Yes, date unknown 
    Family ID F15349  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

    Family 1 Maria "Mary" Bauer,   b. CALC 5 May 1851, Petersburg, Wilmot Twp., Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 31 Mar 1883, Wilmot Twp., Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age ~ 31 years) 
    Married 21 Feb 1869  Hamilton, Wentworth Co., Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location  [8, 9
    Children 
     1. Carl Robert William Brueckner,   b. 31 Jul 1870, Hamilton, Wentworth Co., Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. Yes, date unknown
     2. Oscar H. Brueckner,   b. 31 Jul 1872, Wilmot Twp., Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. Jan 1956  (Age 83 years)
     3. Ruppert Brueckner,   b. 1873, , Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. Yes, date unknown
     4. Latonia Brueckner,   b. 2 Sep 1876, St. Agatha, Wilmot Twp., Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 9 Mar 1944, Kitchener, Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 67 years)
     5. Louisa Augusta Elizabeth Brueckner,   b. 1879, St. Agatha, Wilmot Twp., Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 1961  (Age 82 years)
     6. Peter Brueckner,   b. 1880, Wilmot Twp., Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. Yes, date unknown
     7. Gottlob Brueckner,   b. 31 Mar 1883, Wilmot Twp., Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 3 Sep 1883, Wilmot Twp., Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 0 years)
    Last Modified 7 Apr 2024 
    Family ID F15348  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

    Family 2 Louisa Gugle,   b. 28 Aug 1836, , Germany Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 30 Dec 1865, Wilmot Twp., Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 29 years) 
    Children 
     1. Ida Brueckner,   b. 26 Oct 1860, Wilmot Twp., Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 8 Feb 1861, Wilmot Twp., Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 0 years)
     2. Emma Brueckner,   b. 11 Jan 1862, Wilmot Twp., Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 9 Mar 1922, Waterloo City, Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 60 years)
    Last Modified 7 Apr 2024 
    Family ID F15351  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

    Family 3 Anne Fischer,   b. 1858, St. Jacobs, Woolwich Twp., Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. Yes, date unknown 
    Married 31 Jul 1888  New Hamburg, Wilmot Twp., Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location  [6
    Children 
     1. Henry Fischer,   b. 1878, , Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. Yes, date unknown
    Last Modified 7 Apr 2024 
    Family ID F191164  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

  • Notes 
    • Baden

      Was a Pioneer - The late Julius Oscar Brueckner was born on Oct. 7th, in Grossenheine, Saxony, and was the third child of his parents, Carl Gottlob Brueckner and Auguste Henriette, nee Liersch. He visited the city school at Grossenheine and when he reached his 10th year he entered the High School at Freiburgm under the instruction of his uncle, Mr. Passler. In his 14th year he learned the general store and dry goods business. In 1853, the 12th of September, he emigrated to Canada, and on Nov. 17th came to his uncle, Mr. Henry Liersch, at Wilmot Centre. In the year 1860, the 26th Feb., he married Miss Louisa Gungel of Hamilton. This union was blessed with two daughters, Ida, who Feb. 8th, 1861, and Emma, Mrs. Jacob S. Wahl, of St. Agatha In 1863 he was appointed teacher at St. Agatha, S. S. No. 15, through the late trustees Messrs. Henry Wahl, and Nickolaus E. Lichti. - In 1865, on the 30th Dec, his first wife died at St. Agatha On Feb. 21, 1869, he married a second time to Miss Marla Bauer of Petersburg, Rev. Mr. Schmidt of Hamilton officiating. This union was blessed with seven children, namely: William of Baden, Oscar of Stratford, Robert of Winnipeg, Latonia (Mrs. Hy. Niergarth) of Calgary, Alta., Louisa (Mrs. Jno. Issler) of New Hamburg, Peter of London and Carl Gottlob, who died on Sept. 2nd, 1883. His second wife died on March, 31, 1883. On July 31st, 1888, he married Miss Anna Hohmeier, of Breslau, Rev. Mr. Spring officiating. In the years 1870- 71 he lived in Hamilton for the benefit of his second wife's health. In the fall of 1871 he was again engaged as teacher of S. S. No. 15, St. Agatha, and taught till 1887. In 1888 he was engaged by the trustees of Baden S. S. No. 13, and taught, till 1896 when he received his first pension from the Ontario Government. About two years ago, he complained of pains and the doctor after examination pronounced the trouble inflammation of the bladder, from which he suffered severe pains until his death. On Sunday, July 27th, of his three sons, William, Oscar and Peter, had him removed to the Berlin-Waterloo hospital, after he had consented to an operation. On Monday, July 29, he was operated upon and stood the operation well, but owing to old age and weak heart he died on Monday, the same day at 5 o'clock. He leaves to mourn his loss his widow, seven children and 20 grand children, also two sisters, Latonia and Hemlena of Germany. On Thursday, July 31st, on the day of his funeral, he would have celebrated the 25th anniversary of his wedding. May he rest in peace. Mr. Brueckner was correspondent for the following papers for at least 20 years of more, the Waterloo Chronicle, Berliner Journal, New Hamburg Volksblatt, and Waterloo Bauernfreund.

      The Chronicle Telegraph 7 Aug 1913, p. 10

  • Sources 
    1. [S140] Census - ON, Waterloo, Wilmot - 1881, Div 1 Page 2 Family 11.
      Oscar BRUCKNER M M 47 German Germany
      Mary BRUCKNER F M 30 German Ontario
      Emma BRUCKNER F 18 German Ontario
      William BRUCKNER M 11 German Ontario
      Oscar BRUCKNER M 9 German Ontario
      Ruppert BRUCKNER M 7 German Ontario
      Latonea BRUCKNER F 5 German Ontario
      Louisa BRUCKNER F 2 German Ontario
      Peter BRUCKNER M <1 German Ontario
      Mary TRITON F 4 German Ontario

    2. [S1507] Census - ON, Waterloo, Baden - 1911, Baden Div. 13 Page 22.

    3. [S713] Vit - ON - Death Registration, death certificate 33212 (1913), Julius Oscar Brueckner.
      Julius Oscar Brueckner, d. 28 Jul 1913 Berlin, aged 79y 9m, 1 d, b. Saxony, Germany, died B. & W. Hospital, retired school teacher, s/o Carl Gottlieb Brueckner & Augusta Henrietta Liersch, cause: enlarged protate (2 years) post operative shock (3 hours)

    4. [S300] Cemetery - ON, Waterloo, Wilmot - Fairmount Baden CC#4557 Cemetery Internet Link.
      Julius/ Brueckner/ geb. 27 Oct. 1833/ gest. 28 Juli/ 1913/ Alter 79 Jah./ 10 Mo. 1 Tag./ Gott Frieden/ Brueckner

    5. [S939] Census - ON, Waterloo, Wilmot - 1891, Div. 2 Page 30.

    6. [S721] Vit - ON - Marriage Registration, marriage certificate 11986 (1888), Brueckner-Hohmeier.
      Julius Oscar Brueckner, 54, Teacher, Germany, Baden, Widower, son of Carl August Brueckner and Augusta Liersch Married Anna Hohmeier, 30, St. Jacobs, Breslau, Widow, daughter of August Fisher and Catharina Wuerkner, Witn Peter and Elizabeth Alleman Both Of New Hamburg, 31 July 1888 In New Hamburg

    7. [S3231] Find A Grave, https://www.findagrave.com/memorial/217929791.

    8. [S51] Vit - ON, Wentworth - Wentworth County Marriage Register 1858-1869.
      Oscar Bruckner Res: St. Agatha, Waterloo Co.unty, Ontario, Canada Age: 35 Father: C. G. Bruckner Mother: Augusta Born: 1834 Spouse: Mary Bauer Age: 18 born: Petersburg Res: Petersburg Born: 1851 Father: Conrad Bauer Mother: Maria Berg married 21 Feb 1869 county: Wentworth

    9. [S7] News - ON, Waterloo, Kitchener - Berliner Journal (1859-1917), 25 Feb 1869.
      21 Feb 1869 By Rev. Schmidt, Hamilton, Oscar Brueckner, teacher in St. Agatha, was married to Maria Bauer of Petersburg.

    10. [S57] Vit - ON - Birth Registration.
      William Brueckner Born: 31 Jul 1870 County: Wentworth Father: Oscar Brueckner Mother: Maria Bauer

    11. [S140] Census - ON, Waterloo, Wilmot - 1881, Div 1 Page 2 Family 11.

  • Event Map
    Link to Google MapsBorn - 27 Oct 1833 - Großenhain, , Sachsen, Germany Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsImmigration - 1853 - , Ontario, Canada Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsNaturalization - 1863 - , Ontario, Canada Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsResidence - 1869 - St. Agatha, Wilmot Twp., Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsMarried - 21 Feb 1869 - Hamilton, Wentworth Co., Ontario, Canada Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsOccupation - German Teacher - 1870 - Hamilton, Wentworth Co., Ontario, Canada Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsOccupation - teacher - 1881 - Wilmot Twp., Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsOccupation - teacher - 1888 - Baden, Wilmot Twp., Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsMarried - 31 Jul 1888 - New Hamburg, Wilmot Twp., Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsOccupation - School Teacher - 1891 - Wilmot Twp., Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsResidence - Lutheran - 1891 - Wilmot Twp., Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsOccupation - Income - 1911 - Baden, Wilmot Twp., Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsResidence - Lutheran - 1911 - Baden, Wilmot Twp., Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsRetired - 1911 - Baden, Wilmot Twp., Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsDied - Cause: enlarged protate (2 years) post operative shock (3 hours) - 28 Jul 1913 - Kitchener, Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsBuried - - Fairmount Cemetery, Baden, Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Link to Google Earth
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