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

Henry Carstens

Male 1816 - 1886  (70 years)


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  • Name Henry Carstens 
    Born 1816  , Denmark Find all individuals with events at this location  [1
    Gender Male 
    House of Industry and Refuge 1886  House of Industry and Refuge, Kitchener, Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location 
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    HouseofIndustryandRefugeca1869.JPG
    The House of Industry and Refuge. In 1868, 141 acres was purchased on Frederick Street in Berlin (now Kitchener) and the house opened on June 15, 1869. The original building housed 100 and operated as an industrial farm, which raised crops and livestock. The residents worked for their keep if possible, those most did not. The House eventually became a strictly a residence of the aged and later relocated and renamed Sunnyside.
    Occupation 1886  Kitchener, Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location  [1
    pauper 
    Residence 1886  House of Industry and Refuge, Kitchener, Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Eby ID Number Waterloo-65516 
    Died 24 Jan 1886  House of Industry and Refuge, Kitchener, Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location  [1
    Cause: tuberculosis of bowels (few years) 
    Buried House of Industry and Refuge Cemetery, Kitchener, Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Person ID I65516  Generations
    Last Modified 20 Aug 2019 

  • Event Map
    Link to Google MapsBorn - 1816 - , Denmark Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsHouse of Industry and Refuge - 1886 - House of Industry and Refuge, Kitchener, Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsOccupation - pauper - 1886 - Kitchener, Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsResidence - 1886 - House of Industry and Refuge, Kitchener, Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsDied - Cause: tuberculosis of bowels (few years) - 24 Jan 1886 - House of Industry and Refuge, Kitchener, Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsBuried - - House of Industry and Refuge Cemetery, Kitchener, Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Link to Google Earth
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  • Sources 
    1. [S713] Vit - ON - Death Registration, death certificate 17790 (1886), Henry Carstens.
      Henry Carstens, d. 24 Jan 1886 Berlin, aged 69 b. Denmark, pauper, cause: tuberculosis of bowels (a few years), Lutheran