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Heinrich "Henry" Schaefer

Male 1842 - Yes, date unknown


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  • Name Heinrich "Henry" Schaefer 
    Born 4 Jul 1842  Grebenau Kreis Alsfeld, Hessen, Germany Find all individuals with events at this location  [1, 2, 3, 4
    Christened 10 Jul 1842  Grebenau Kreis Alsfeld, Hessen, Germany Find all individuals with events at this location  [4
    Gender Male 
    Immigration 1852  Canada Find all individuals with events at this location  [1
    Name Henry Schaefer 
    Religion 1893  Wellesley Twp., Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location  [2
    Evangelical Lutheran 
    Residence 1893  Woolwich Twp., Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location  [2
    Occupation 1901  Waterloo Twp., Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location  [1
    Farmer 
    Occupation 1911  Waterloo City, Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location  [3
    Income 
    Religion 1911  Waterloo City, Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location  [3
    Lutheran 
    Eby ID Number Waterloo-71239 
    Died Yes, date unknown 
    Person ID I71239  Generations
    Last Modified 7 Jan 2020 

    Father Johann Adam Schaefer,   b. 21 Jan 1812, Grebenau Kreis Alsfeld, Hessen, Germany Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 14 Nov 1890  (Age 78 years) 
    Mother Gertrude Scharf,   b. 19 May 1807, Grebenau Kreis Alsfeld, Hessen, Germany Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 2 Oct 1880  (Age 73 years) 
    Married 19 Feb 1835  Grebenau Kreis Alsfeld, Hessen, Germany Find all individuals with events at this location  [5
    Family ID F18315  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

    Family Elizabeth Koenig,   b. 15 Sep 1851, Bridgeport (Kitchener), Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 15 Apr 1931, Waterloo City, Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 79 years) 
    Married 30 Jan 1872  Wellesley Village, Wellesley Twp., Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location  [2
    Children 
     1. George K. Schaefer,   b. Dec 1872, Erbsville, Waterloo City, Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. Yes, date unknown
     2. Adam J. Schaefer,   b. 1874, Erbsville, Waterloo City, Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. Yes, date unknown
     3. Elizabeth Schaefer,   b. 21 Jun 1878, Waterloo Twp., Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 2 Jul 1956, Elmira, Woolwich Twp., Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 78 years)
     4. Susannah Schaefer,   b. 11 Jul 1882, Wellesley Twp., Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. Yes, date unknown
     5. John Schafer,   b. 21 Aug 1884, Wellesley Twp., Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 3 Apr 1979, Kitchener, Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 94 years)
     6. Henry K. Schaefer,   b. 23 Nov 1886, Wellesley Twp., Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 23 Feb 1976, Kitchener, Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 89 years)
     7. Herman Schaefer,   b. 6 Jan 1889, Wellesley Twp., Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. Yes, date unknown
     8. Albert George Schafer,   b. Sep 1890, Erbsville, Waterloo City, Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. Yes, date unknown
     9. Clara Schaefer,   b. 20 Jul 1894, Waterloo Twp., Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. Yes, date unknown
    Last Modified 8 Jan 2020 
    Family ID F18591  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

  • Sources 
    1. [S132] Census - ON, Waterloo, Waterloo North - 1901, Waterloo C-4 Page 9.

    2. [S4] Vit - ON - Marriage Registration.
      Henry Schaefer (res. of Woolwich) b. Hessia Germany Age: 27 born abt 1845 father: Adam Schaefer mother: Gertrude Schaefer married Elizabeth Koenig Age:: 21 born abt 1851 b. On father: George Koenig mother: Catherine Koenig married 30 Jan 1872 Marriage Place: Waterloo Wellesley Village

    3. [S366] Census - ON, Waterloo, Waterloo City - 1911, Div. 40 Page 4.

    4. [S2317] Deutschland Geburten and Taufen - 1558-1898, Reference ID: 2:RVH4H8 , System Origin: Germany-VR , GS Film Number: 1336962 , Indexing Project (Batch) Number: C92635-3.
      Heinrich Schaefer Gender:Male Birth Date:04 Jul 1842 Christening Date:10 Jul 1842 Christening Place:EVANGELISCH, GREBENAU, OBERHESSEN, HESSE-DARMSTADT Father's Name:Adam Schaefer Mother's Name:Gertrauda Scharf

    5. [S2266] Deutschland, Heiraten, 1558-1929, Indexing Project (Batch) Number: M92635-4 , System Origin: Germany-EASy , GS Film number: 1336963.
      Adam Schaefer Birth Date:1812 Age:23 Spouse's Name:Gertraud Scharf Spouse's Birth Date:1808 Spouse's Age:27 Event Date:19 Feb 1835 Event Place:Evangelisch, Grebenau, Oberhessen, Hesse-Darmstadt Father's Name:Adam Schaefer Mother's Name:Elisabetha Margretha Engel Spouse's Father's Name:Johannes Scharf Spouse's Mother's Name:Anna Catharina Schmermundt

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    Link to Google MapsBorn - 4 Jul 1842 - Grebenau Kreis Alsfeld, Hessen, Germany Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsChristened - 10 Jul 1842 - Grebenau Kreis Alsfeld, Hessen, Germany Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsImmigration - 1852 - Canada Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsReligion - Evangelical Lutheran - 1893 - Wellesley Twp., Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsResidence - 1893 - Woolwich Twp., Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsOccupation - Farmer - 1901 - Waterloo Twp., Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsOccupation - Income - 1911 - Waterloo City, Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsReligion - Lutheran - 1911 - Waterloo City, Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Link to Google Earth
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