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

Cornelius Cress

Male 1853 - 1932  (79 years)


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  • Name Cornelius Cress 
    Born 3 Jul 1853  North Dumfries Twp., Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location  [1, 2, 3, 4, 5
    Gender Male 
    Religion 1861  Waterloo Twp., Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location  [4
    Lutheran 
    Occupation 1881  Waterloo Twp., Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location  [2
    Labourer 
    Religion 1891  North Dumfries Twp., Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location  [5
    Laborer 
    Religion 1891  North Dumfries Twp., Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location  [5
    Presbyterian 
    Occupation 1901  Galt (Cambridge), Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location  [1
    Laborer 
    Occupation 1911  Galt (Cambridge), Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location  [3
    Electrican, Machine Shop 
    Religion 1911  Galt (Cambridge), Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location  [3
    Presbyterian 
    Eby ID Number Waterloo-66786 
    Died 8 Jul 1932  Galt (Cambridge), Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location  [6
    Cause: Myocarditis (6 months) 
    Buried 12 Jul 1932  Mount View Cemetery, Cambridge, Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location  [7
    Person ID I66786  Generations
    Last Modified 16 Jul 2019 

    Father George Henry Gress,   b. CALC 10 May 1811, , Germany Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 12 Oct 1888, Waterloo Twp., Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age ~ 77 years) 
    Mother Caroline,   b. 1817, , Germany Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 22 Jan 1904, Waterloo Twp., Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 87 years) 
    Family ID F252459  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

    Family 1 Elisabeth Kay,   b. 20 Nov 1860, Waterloo Twp., Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. Yes, date unknown 
    Married 15 Jun 1877  Ayr, North Dumfries Twp., Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location  [5, 8
    Children 
     1. William Cress,   b. 1877, , Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. Yes, date unknown
     2. William George Cress,   b. 4 Jan 1878, Waterloo Twp., Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. Yes, date unknown  (Age ~ 76 years)
     3. William G. Cress,   b. 4 Feb 1878, , Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. Yes, date unknown
     4. Grace Elizabeth Cress,   b. 2 Mar 1880, , Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 9 Feb 1916, Galt (Cambridge), Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 35 years)
     5. Alfred Cress,   b. 7 Apr 1882, , Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. Yes, date unknown
     6. Ethel Cress,   b. 14 Sep 1883, Galt (Cambridge), Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 16 Dec 1930, Hamilton, Wentworth Co., Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 47 years)
     7. Maud Cress,   b. 11 May 1886, , Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. Yes, date unknown
     8. Ethel Cress,   b. 2 Jul 1888, Ayr, North Dumfries Twp., Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 1964  (Age 75 years)
    Last Modified 17 Jul 2019 
    Family ID F17430  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

    Family 2 Elizabeth Key,   b. 1858, , Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. Yes, date unknown 
    Children 
     1. William George Cress,   b. 4 Jan 1878, Waterloo Twp., Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. Yes, date unknown  (Age ~ 76 years)
     2. Grace Gress,   b. 1879, , Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. Yes, date unknown
    Last Modified 17 Jul 2019 
    Family ID F36846  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

  • Event Map
    Link to Google MapsBorn - 3 Jul 1853 - North Dumfries 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 MapsMarried - 15 Jun 1877 - AYR, North Dumfries Twp., Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsOccupation - Labourer - 1881 - Waterloo Twp., Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsReligion - Laborer - 1891 - North Dumfries Twp., Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsReligion - Presbyterian - 1891 - North Dumfries Twp., Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsOccupation - Laborer - 1901 - Galt (Cambridge), Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsOccupation - Electrican, Machine Shop - 1911 - Galt (Cambridge), Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsReligion - Presbyterian - 1911 - Galt (Cambridge), Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsDied - Cause: Myocarditis (6 months) - 8 Jul 1932 - Galt (Cambridge), Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsBuried - 12 Jul 1932 - Mount View Cemetery, Cambridge, Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Link to Google Earth
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  • Sources 
    1. [S259] Census - ON, Waterloo, Galt - 1901, Galt (Town/Ville) C-11 Page 9.

    2. [S178] Census - ON, Waterloo, Waterloo South - 1881, Waterloo S. Twp. 1881 Div 3 Page 40.

    3. [S572] Census - ON, Waterloo, Galt - 1911, Div. 19 Page 19.

    4. [S1946] Census - ON, Waterloo, Waterloo Twp. - 1861 (South Division), Div. 1 Page 7.

    5. [S2042] Census - ON, Waterloo, North Dumfries - 1891, Sect. 2 Page 13.

    6. [S2491] aaa Vit - ON - Death Registration, death certificate 034039 (1932).
      Name:Cornelius Cress Gender:Male Age:79 Birth Date:abt 1853 Birth Place:Jeyenpris, Twp Death Date:8 Jul 1932 Death Place:Waterloo, Ontario, Canada Cause of Death:Myocarditis

    7. [S2699] Burial Card - Mount View Cemetery, Card Collection.
      Ethel Cress - Dec 19, 1930/ Grace Elizabeth Cress - 1916/ Maude C. BOND - 4 July 1960/ William Geo Cress - 23 Dec 1954/ Louis Alfred Cress - 27 May 1981/ David Kay - Feb 4, 1937/ A. C. Bert BOND - Oct. 1, 1980/ Elizabeth Scott Cress - Apr 1, 1949/ Cornelius Cress - July 12, 1932/ David BOND - Oct 8, 1933 ( baby 7 months )

    8. [S2488] aaa Vit - ON - Marriage Registration, marriage certificate 010977 (1878).
      Name:Cornelius Cress Age:23 Birth Year:abt 1855 Birth Place:North Dumfries Marriage Date:15 Jun 1878 Marriage Place:Waterloo, Ontario, Canada Father:George Cress Mother:Caroline Kress Spouse:Elizabeth Key